Movies and TV shows like Cable Girls

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Cable Girls (2017)
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Cable Girls (2017)
Original name: Las chicas del cable
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 50 min.
Story: In 1920s Madrid, four women at the National Telephone Company ring in revolution as they deal with romance, envy and the modern workplace.
Style: captivating, atmospheric, stylized, motivational, romantic
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: women, workplace romance, female friendship, female protagonist, workplace, telephone, love and romance, independence, flapper, woman
Time: 1920s, 20th century
Place: spain

Most similar movies to Cable Girls

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, captivating, stylized and serious films and TV series with plots about love and romance, workplace situations, workplace, society, power relations, couples and workplace romance mostly in Drama, Comedy and Crime genres. Some movies like Cable Girls: Velvet (2013), Grand Hotel (2011), The Bold Type (2017), The Hour (2011), The Paradise (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Velvet (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 43 min.
Story: In 1950s Spain, the heir to a fashion house romances a beautiful seamstress who works for the company, despite the objections of his family.
Style: stylized, captivating, romantic, emotional, sincere
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: impossible love, fashion, wealth, fashion designer, society, seamstress, social differences, male female relationship, workplace romance, gallery, love, dressmaker ...
Time: 1950s, 1960s
Place: spain, europe
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100%
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Grand Hotel (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Spain
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Grand Hotel is a Spanish drama television series directed by Carlos Sedes and starring Yon Gonzalez and Amaia Salamanca. It first aired on Antena 3 in Spain on 11 October 2011 and on Sky Arts 1 in the UK on 18 November 2012. The series, filmed at ...
Style: captivating, stylized, realistic, serious, heartbreaking
Plot: love and romance, intrigue, investigation, high society, master and servant, hotel, heir heiress, social differences, maid, dishonesty, society, crimes ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century, edwardian era
Place: spain
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67%
The Bold Type (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: A glimpse into the outrageous lives and loves of those responsible for a global women's magazine. Their struggles are about finding your identity, managing friendships and getting your heart broken, all while wearing the perfect jeans to ...
Style: feel good, sincere, light, sentimental
Plot: female friendship, lgbt, fashion, love and romance, party, career, magazine, workplace, workplace situations, boss and employee, social media, female sexuality ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.0
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The Hour (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A behind-the-scenes drama and espionage thriller in Cold War-era England that centers on a journalist, a producer, and an anchorman for an investigative news programme.
Style: tense, realistic, serious, atmospheric, stylized
Plot: reporter, workplace romance, sexism, investigation, love triangle, cover up, media, espionage, journalism, crimes, tv show, network ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
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The Paradise (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: An intoxicating love story set in England's first department store in the 1870s. The Paradise revolves around the lives of the people who live and work in the store, each bound in their own way by the power of the world they live in, and the ...
Style: captivating, stylized, realistic, serious
Audience: girls' night
Plot: fashion, high society, workplace situations, love and romance, love affair, department store, rise to the top, power relations, workplace, shopping, urban, ambition ...
Time: 1900s, 19th century, 20th century, 1870s, victorian era
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The White Princess (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The story of Elizabeth of York, the White Queen's daughter, and her marriage to the Lancaster victor, Henry VII. Based on the Philippa Gregory book of the same name.
Style: stylized, captivating, atmospheric, disturbing, exciting
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, boys' night
Plot: princess, arranged marriage, british royal family, palace intrigue, monarchy, loveless marriage, secrets, dishonesty, romance, dual role, court intrigue
Time: 15th century, 1500s, 16th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.7
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Harlots (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Brothel owner, Margaret Wells, struggles to raise her daughters in London during the 18th century.
Style: captivating, atmospheric, stylized, twists and turns, thought provoking
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: brothel, brothel madam, prostitution, rivalry, woman, businesswoman, rival, class differences, prostitute, period piece
Time: 18th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 7.7
 929
Love Child (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Love Child follows the lives of staff at the fictional Kings Cross Hospital and the wild streets of Darlinghurst in the 1960s. Joan Miller is a smart and sophisticated midwife who returns home from London to take a job at the Kings Cross Hospital. ...
Style: realistic, touching, captivating, stylized, emotional ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: hospital, hippie, rebelliousness, gender, society, feminism, doctors and patients, babies and infants, love and romance, workplace situations, unwanted pregnancy, rebellion ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, year 1969
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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 6.4
 541
Grand Hotel (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: A bold, provocative upstairs/downstairs drama set at the last family-owned hotel in multicultural Miami Beach. Wealthy and beautiful guests bask in luxury, but scandals, escalating debt and explosive secrets hide beneath the picture-perfect exterior.
Style: captivating, emotional, light, romantic, entertaining
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: hotel, family business, family relations, secrets, secret, unlikely couple, love and romance, parents and children, intrigue
Time: 21st century
Place: miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Ladies in Black (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Adapted from the bestselling novel by Madeleine St John, Ladies in Black is an alluring and tender-hearted comedy drama about the lives of a group of department store employees in 1959 Sydney.
Style: captivating, atmospheric, stylized, inspirational, light
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: department store, love and romance, female friendship, career, rise to the top, fashion, feminism, rivalry, business
Time: 1950s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Holby City (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Drama series about life on the wards of Holby City Hospital, following the highs and lows of the staff and patients.
Style: sincere, touching, captivating, realistic, serious ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: hospital, doctor, doctors and patients, intern, cure, workplace intrigue, workplace situations, rivalry, workplace romance, surgery, nurse, workplace ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.1
 2K
Casualty (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Casualty, stylised as CASUAL+Y, is a British medical drama television series that airs weekly on BBC One, and the longest-running emergency medical drama television series in the world. Created by Jeremy Brock and Paul Unwin, it was first broadcast ...
Style: captivating, serious, sincere, realistic, touching ...
Plot: hospital, doctor, workplace situations, doctors and patients, workplace romance, intern, love and romance, workplace intrigue, medicine, death, children, nurse ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, 90s, 80s, contemporary
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Life in Squares (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 171 min.
Story: A story of the close and often fraught relationship between sisters Vanessa Bell and Virginia Woolf.
Style: captivating, realistic, stylized, emotional, serious
Audience: girls' night
Plot: artist, rebelliousness, gender, self discovery, siblings relations, love and romance, writer's life, artists and showbiz, gays and lesbians, couples, friendship, love triangle ...
Time: 20th century
Place: london, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.3
 56
Presidio Med (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Presidio Med is an American medical drama that aired on CBS from September 2002, to January 2003. The series centers on a San Francisco hospital. It was created by John Wells and Lydia Woodward, who also created ER.
Style: serious, emotional, touching, realistic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: hospital, doctor, public health, workplace, clinic, doctors and patients, workplace romance, love affair, power relations, disagreement, love and romance, workplace intrigue ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 8.4
 594
Any Day Now (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Any Day Now is an American drama series that aired on the Lifetime network from 1998 to 2002. The show stars Annie Potts and Lorraine Toussaint, who are best friends despite the difference in their races. The show's title is taken from the ...
Style: touching, captivating, realistic, serious
Audience: girls' night
Plot: civil rights, female friendship, couple relations, blacks and whites, family relations, friends, parents and children, interracial relations, society, coming of age, friendship, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 21st century, 60s, 1960s ...
Place: alabama, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.1
 1K
South Riding (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Story: Andrew Davies sparkling adaption of Winifred Holtby's acclaimed novel. Insightful, warm and full of memorable characters, South Riding tells a fraught love story and paints a panaromic portrait of a Yorkshire community in the long aftermath of ...
Style: touching, realistic, stylized, emotional, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: family relations, power relations, high school, high school life, society, small town, social relations, love affair, hopes, love and romance, parents and children, small town life ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century
Place: england, europe, northern england, yorkshire
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 7.1
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Little Women (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 176 min.
Story: Set against the backdrop of the American Civil War, the story follows sisters Jo, Meg, Beth and Amy March on their journey from childhood to adulthood. With the help of their mother, Marmee, and while their father is away at war, the girls navigate ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, sweet, touching, romantic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: american civil war, coming of age, women, prejudice, love story, family bonds, family values, first love, civil war, friendship, life changing experience, love and romance ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Doctor Doctor (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 50 min.
Story: The story of Hugh Knight, a rising heart surgeon who is gifted, charming and infallible. He is a hedonist who, due to his sheer talent, believes he can live outside the rules. His "work hard, play harder" philosophy is about to come back ...
Style: light, semi serious, ironic, emotional, captivating
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: doctor, small town, surgeon, medical, family relations, love and romance, quitting a job, society, hometown, surgical gown, dental mask, surgical mask ...
Time: 21st century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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 8.2
 3K
Offspring (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 60 min.
Story: An exuberant drama set in Melbourne's Fitzroy, centering on Nina Proudman and her struggle to deal with her fabulously messy family, her hunt for a decent love life and her tendency to overthink and fly off into fantasy.
Style: sentimental, realistic, humorous, captivating
Audience: chick flick
Plot: medical, workplace situations, hospital, workplace, coworker relationship, doctors and patients, doctor, operating room, midwife, family problems, ethics, workplace humor ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Sklifosovskiy (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 45 min.
Style: touching, captivating, sincere, romantic, realistic
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: doctor, medical, nurse, hospital, russian, workplace situations, colleague colleague relationship, male female relationship, novel, surgical mask, clipboard, stethoscope ...
Time: 21st century
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Love in a Cold Climate (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Adaptation of Nancy Mitford's novel.
Style: serious, stylized, witty, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, love and romance, couples, looking for love, wooing, eccentric family, family relations, power relations, infidelity, love triangle, rich and poor, unfulfilled love ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1930s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.9
 1K
Breathless (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Story: Hospital drama set in London during the early 1960s, following the staff of a busy gynecology ward at a time when abortion is illegal and the contraceptive pill is only just becoming available to married women.
Style: touching, realistic, serious, stylized
Plot: patient, power relations, doctors and patients, couple relations, workplace situations, surgery, treatment, society, workplace romance, newcomer, hospital, workplace ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Where the Heart Is (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Where the Heart Is is a British television family drama series set in the fictional Yorkshire town of Skelthwaite. First shown in 1997, it was created by Ashley Pharoah and Vicky Featherstone, and focuses on the professional and personal lives of ...
Style: realistic, captivating, touching, sentimental, serious
Plot: small town, nurse, workplace, small town life, workplace situations, love and romance, family relations, factory, british, sister in law, husband wife relationship
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 20th century, 90s, 2000s ...
Place: yorkshire, england, northern england
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Movie in collections
 7.3
 1K
Trust Me (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The series revolves around Rothman, Greene, and Moore, a fictional advertising firm. The storylines center on the difficulties of securing accounts and the characters' personal lives.
Style: witty, stylized, semi serious, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: workplace, workplace situations, relationship vs career, boss and employee, workaholic, promotion, advertising, workplace intrigue, friendship, ambition, friends, supportive coworker ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 7.6
 2K
Mistresses (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Follows the lives of four female friends and their involvement in an array of marital and extramarital relationships.
Style: realistic, witty, serious, sexy, touching
Audience: girls' night
Plot: infidelity, lesbian, friendship, mistress, female friendship, sex, dishonesty, thirtysomething life, love and romance, lifestyle, love affair, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 8.6
 177K
Mad Men (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 47 min.
Story: Mad Men is set in the 1960s, initially at the fictional Sterling Cooper advertising agency on Madison Avenue in New York City, and later at the newly created firm, Sterling Cooper Draper Pryce, located nearby in the Time-Life Building, at 1271 ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, stylized, captivating, clever ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: family problems, womanizer, workplace, advertising, ambition, career, advertising agency, sexism, office, cigarette smoking, boss and employee, crumbling marriage ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Great Expectations (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: 'Great Expectations' opens with Pip as a boy (played as an young man by newcomer Douglas Booth, 'The Pillars of the Earth') on the marshes near his home, where he encounters the desperate escapee Magwitch (Winstone). Pip is ...
Style: realistic, gloomy, atmospheric, emotional, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: orphan, generosity, convict, lawyer, rags to riches, lovers, power of love, inheritance, obsession, stranger, youth, destiny ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian england, victorian era, 1820s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
A Place to Call Home (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A mysterious woman is perched between the harsh legacy of World War II and the hope of a new life in Australia. A sweeping romantic drama set in 1950s rural Australia following the lives of the Blighs, a wealthy and complicated pastoralist family, ...
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, emotional, stylized
Plot: post war, family relations, medical profession, parents and children, loss of sibling, mysterious character, in-laws, love and romance, haunted by the past, family secret, family life, love affair ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Cashmere Mafia (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Cashmere Mafia is an American television comedy-drama which ran on ABC from January 6, 2008 to February 20, 2008. The series was created by Kevin Wade, who also served as executive producer alongside Darren Star, Gail Katz, Jeff Rake and Michael ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, sexy, sincere ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: relationship vs career, friendship, love and romance, workplace, lifestyle, best friends, workplace situations, couple relations, city life, gender, feminism, ambition ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 7.3
 2K
Vanity Fair (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Story: An adaptation of the 1848 novel by William Makepeace Thackeray.
Style: stylized, classic literature, atmospheric, witty
Plot: social differences, british, ambition, rise to the top, life philosophy, society, social climbing, rich and poor, life turned upside down, dysfunctional family, unrequited love, adaptation ...
Time: 19th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%