Movies and TV shows like The Split

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The Split (2018)
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The Split (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The Defoes, a family of female divorce lawyers, are forced to face their past following the return of their estranged father after a 30 year absence.
Style: psychological, sentimental, captivating, realistic
Plot: divorce lawyer, estranged father, female lawyer, family relations, family business, law firm, past, father son reunion, society, couples, infidelity, lawyer, divorce, marriage
Time: 21st century
Place: england, london

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, captivating, serious and psychological films and TV series with plots about family relations, society, couples, couple relations, parents and children, siblings relations and workplace mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like The Split: Prisoners' Wives (2012), Divorce Lawyers (2014), Wicked Wicked Games (2006), The Indian Doctor (2010), Laws of love (2018). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Prisoners' Wives (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Behind every prisoner, there's a wife, girlfriend or mother doing time on the outside. For some it's a nightmare, for others a liberation. Prisoners' Wives - it's time to tell their stories.
Style: emotional, realistic, touching, serious, psychological ...
Plot: prison, couples, social relations, family relations, parents and children, housewife, crimes, coping, female protagonist, strong female presence, couple relations
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
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Divorce Lawyers (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: China
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Story: On top of waging wars on behalf of their clients, divorce lawyers Luo Li and Chi Hai Dong have major beef when it comes to their personal opinions on love and marriage: despite her profession, Li remains a hopeless romantic, while Hai Dong is the ...
Style: disturbing, captivating
Plot: lawyer, divorce lawyer, divorce, female lawyer, husband wife relationship, romantic rivalry, relationship vs career, attorney, male female relationship, marital problem, family problems, relationships ...
Place: china
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Wicked Wicked Games (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Wicked Wicked Games is a telenovela that debuted on December 6, 2006 on the American television network MyNetworkTV. Twentieth Television produced 63 episodes to air weekdays. The limited-run serial was directed by Terry Cunningham, Dennis Dimster, ...
Style: captivating, realistic, atmospheric, psychological, saga ...
Plot: betrayal, intrigue, infidelity, family relations, manipulation, obsession, parents and children, family business, couples, revenge, businesswoman, seduction ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, california
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The Indian Doctor (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
TV show
Story: The Indian Doctor is a British television drama set in the summer of 1963. Produced by Rondo Media and Avatar Productions, it was first broadcast on BBC One in 2010. The most recent series began on 27 February 2012 and concluded on 2 March. It is a ...
Style: sentimental, realistic, captivating, psychological, humorous ...
Plot: immigrants, culture clash, society, small town, couples, social relations, mine, couple relations, power relations, doctors and patients, small town life, misfit ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: england, europe
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Laws of love (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The story of two lawyers specializing in family law, Ricardo and Alejandra, that despite coming from two disappointments and being in a world where it seems that love loses strength, before so much divorce, they still have faith in finding true love.
Style: realistic, psychological, captivating, atmospheric
Plot: law firm, workplace, co worker co worker relationship, love triangle, court, lawyers and clients, rivalry, workplace romance, legal action, society, lawyer client relationship, coworker ...
Time: 21st century
Place: mexico
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Banana (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Witty, heartfelt and unique interlinked stories covering different aspects of LGBT life, featuring the most exciting emerging talent.
Style: realistic, sentimental, captivating, psychological, sincere ...
Plot: gays and lesbians, couple relations, gender, self discovery, haunted by the past, love, lgbt, society, multiple storylines, love and romance, gay, young adult ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, manchester
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The Slap (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
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Story: A family drama that explodes from one small incident where a man slaps another couple's misbehaving child. This seemingly minor domestic dispute pulls the family apart, exposes long-held secrets, and ignites a lawsuit that challenges the core ...
Style: tense, serious, realistic, psychological, captivating
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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The Politician's Husband (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
TV show
Story: Aiden Hoynes is a senior cabinet minister who has always put his career before family, with the support of Freya, his devoted wife and mother to their two young children. But when Freya's own political career takes off and threatens to ...
Style: realistic, captivating, serious, tense, psychological ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london
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The Impostor (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
TV show
Story: La Impostora, is a Spanish-language telenovela presumably to be produced by United States-based television network Telemundo Studios, Miami.
Style: emotional, realistic, sentimental, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: rivalry, workplace intrigue, fall in love, romance, uncover truth, dishonesty, boss and employee, hidden identity, family relations, power relations, family business, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
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76%
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Everyday (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: This film charts the relationship between a man imprisoned for drug smuggling and his wife and is being shot over the course of five years, a few weeks at a time.
Style: realistic, serious, psychological, captivating, touching ...
Plot: parents and children, confined, life is a bitch, family relations, couples, hopes, prison, drug smuggling, husband wife relationship, society, prison life, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
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Come Rain Come Shine (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: David Jason stars as cockney ex-docker Don Mitchell in this emotional drama. Don is incredibly proud of his son David’s affluent lifestyle. The cars, the detached house and private schooling for the children were things Don could only dream about ...
Style: realistic, psychological, captivating, serious, contemplative
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Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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Red Roses (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Rote Rosen is a German telenovela produced by Studio Hamburg Serienwerft Lüneburg and broadcast by Das Erste since November 6, 2006. The show is a complex telenovela, who tells one love story every season about women in their forties.
Style: realistic, emotional, sentimental, captivating, serious
Audience: girls' night
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany
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73%
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Land Girls (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 225 min.
TV show
Story: The lives, loves and highs and lows of four members of the Women's Land Army working at the Hoxley Estate during World War II.
Style: realistic, captivating, psychological, atmospheric, serious
Audience: girls' night
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Time: 20th century, 1940s
Place: england, europe
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Crematorium (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 397 min.
TV show
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Country: UK
Duration: 48 min.
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The Slap (2011)
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Genre: Drama
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Story: The House of Eliott is a British television series produced and broadcast by the BBC in three series between 1991 and 1994. The series starred Stella Gonet and Louise Lombard as two sisters in 1920s London who establish a dressmaking business and ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, sincere
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The Mill (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Powerful historical drama series, based on the lives of real people, telling the story of young 19th-century apprentices taking their lives into their own hands for the first time.
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Duration: 102 min.
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Where the Heart Is (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
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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: serious, realistic, captivating, sentimental, touching
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The Royals (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Drama about a fictional British Royal family set in modern day London, who inhabit a world of opulence and regal tradition that caters to any and every desire, but one that also comes with a price tag of duty, destiny and intense public scrutiny.
Style: sentimental, realistic, serious, captivating
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, united kingdom, europe, london
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Canterbury's Law (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Elizabeth Canterbury is a force of nature. An attorney on the rise, she puts her career on the line to take on risky and unpopular cases, even when they take a toll on her personal life. Elizabeth and her law professor husband, Matt Furey, haunted ...
Style: realistic, captivating, atmospheric, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: courtroom drama, lawyer, law firm, price of justice, workplace, legal, injustice, lawyers and clients, rivalry, investigation, trespassing, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, rhode island
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From There to Here (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Created by Peter Bowker, From There To Here is set in the aftermath of the 1996 Arndale bombing and follows Daniel Cotton, a Manchester family man who is torn between the life he wants and the life he could have. The story spans the four years that ...
Style: serious, sincere, captivating, touching, realistic
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Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: england, manchester
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Made in Jersey (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: A young working-class woman who uses her street smarts to compete among her pedigreed Manhattan colleagues at a prestigious New York law firm.
Style: realistic, talky, captivating, serious
Plot: law firm, lawyer, lawsuit, workplace, workplace situations, legal, ambition, jury, rivalry, society, strong female presence, unsupportive coworkers ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Thicker Than Water (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden, Finland
Duration: 58 min.
TV show
Story: The beautiful island of Sunnanö in the Swedish archipelago is home to a popular B&B run by Anna-Lisa and her son Oskar. Anna-Lisa has summoned her daughter Jonna, an actress, and son Lasse, an opportunist, to the island. It is the first time in ...
Style: tense, realistic, captivating, psychological, serious ...
Plot: family relations, dysfunctional family, family business, island, family reunited, under the surface, family problems, workplace, estrangement, resort, inheritance, family secret ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, europe, eastern europe, scandinavia
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Wreckers (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A married couple move back to his childhood village to start a family but a surprise visit from the husband's brother ignites sibling rivalry and exposes the lies embedded in the couple's relationship.
Style: realistic, tense, psychological, serious, gloomy
Plot: countryside, newlyweds, family relations, siblings relations, couples, village, couple relations, abusive father, infidelity, brother brother relationship, female protagonist, marriage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Flambards (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 780 min.
TV show
Story: In the early 1900s in England, young Christina is orphaned and goes to live with her Uncle Russell, who owns the country estate of Flambards, and has two sons. Mark, the elder, is a wastrel, a roue and, like his father, loves to hunt. The younger ...
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, emotional
Audience: girls' night
Plot: world war one, love and romance, society, family relations, uneducated, estate, manners, couples, fall in love, social differences, siblings relations, couple relations ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Outlaw (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Outlaw is an American television series that was aired on the NBC network. The one-hour courtroom drama stars Jimmy Smits as a Supreme Court Justice who resigns from the bench and returns to private practice in an elite law firm where Claire Sax, ...
Style: realistic, clever, psychological, captivating, serious ...
Plot: law firm, legal, courtroom, lawyers and clients, dedicated lawyer, workplace, hotshot lawyer, legal action, courtroom drama, power relations, society, jury ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Lucky 7 (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: What would you do if you won the lottery? How would it change your life? Follow a group of seven gas station employees in Queens, New York, who have been chipping into a lottery pool for years, never thinking they'd actually win. They need to ...
Style: serious, touching, realistic, captivating
Plot: lottery, family relations, workplace, working class, couple relations, parents and children, society, change of luck, bittersweet, gas station, siblings relations, life turned upside down ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
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Dahoam is Dahoam (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Dahoam is Dahoam is a German television series. The soap opera concerns the lives of the residents of the fictitious village of Lansing in Upper Bavaria. The characters speak the Bavarian dialect.
Style: emotional, light, captivating, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: village, family relations, social relations, society, couples, village life, rivalry, intrigue, everyday life, friendship, siblings relations, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, bavaria
⇓ similarity ⇓
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