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In a Good Way (2013)
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In a Good Way (2013)
Original name: 我的自由年代
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Taiwan
TV show
Story: In the summer of 1995, childhood friends Zheng Ren Wei and Lin Jia En took their college entrance exam. Zheng got into a college in Taipei and was ready to start an exciting life in the big city. Lin, unfortunately, failed the test and was stuck in the countryside. Bored out of her mind, Lin decided to go find Zheng and spend her 4th year of high school in Taipei as well.
Plot: first love, friendship, unrequited love, freedom, college life, coming of age, nostalgia, slice of life, youth
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: taiwan

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Felicity (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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Story: Felicity Porter decides to follow her long time crush to college in New York City.
Style: sentimental, touching, realistic, serious, talky
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: college, love triangle, love and romance, adulthood, couples, college life, looking for love, coming of age, romance, youth, lifestyle, adolescence vs adulthood ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 21st century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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Eternal Summer (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 105 min.
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Audience: girls' night
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Place: taiwan, asia, hong kong, taipei
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Beverly Hills, 90210 (1990)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
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Style: sentimental, serious, realistic, romantic, uplifting
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: teenage love, high school, friendship, teenage life, family relations, youth, rich kid, social issues, college life, lifestyle, love and romance, social relations ...
Time: 1990s, 90s, 20th century, 2000s, 21st century
Place: beverly hills, usa, california, los angeles
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92%
 6.6
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Dawson's Creek (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Dawson's Creek is an American teen drama television series created by Kevin Williamson which debuted on January 20, 1998, on The WB and was produced by Sony Pictures Television. Filmed in Wilmington, North Carolina, at EUE/Screen Gems studios ...
Style: realistic, touching, emotional, captivating, serious
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Time: 90s, 20th century, 21st century, contemporary, 1990s ...
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Country: China
Duration: 131 min.
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Style: emotional, realistic, touching, serious
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Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: china, asia
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Blue Gate Crossing (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Taiwan, France
Duration: 85 min.
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Genre: Drama, Romance
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 50 min.
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67%
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Genre: Drama, Romance
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Duration: 50 min.
TV show
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When We Were Young (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: China
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Country: USA
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TV show
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Style: sincere, sentimental, emotional, serious, realistic ...
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60%
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Heartstone (2016)
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Country: Iceland, Denmark
Duration: 129 min.
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Style: thought provoking, disturbing, captivating, psychological, epic
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Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Ho Fan started his career as a Shaw Brothers actor, best known for his role as the monk Tang Seng in the classic Monkey Goes West film series. As a director, however, his forte was erotica. Like Li Han Hsiang, Ho Fan was a pioneer of the aesthetic ...
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Duration: 180 min.
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St. Tropez (1996)
Genre: Drama, Romance
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Duration: 52 min.
TV show
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 5.4
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TV show
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Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: China
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
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48%
One Life to Live (1968)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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Country: USA
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45%
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Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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43%
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Duration: 35 min.
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 47 min.
TV show
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Style: psychological, touching, contemplative, humorous, exciting
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Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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TV show
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39%
 4.7
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Hollyoaks (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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Style: sincere, realistic, serious, captivating, emotional
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37%
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
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Duration: 45 min.
TV show
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Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 53 min.
TV show
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Style: sentimental, sincere, realistic, serious, stylized ...
Audience: girls' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%