Movies like Summer of '67

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Summer of '67 (2018)
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Summer of '67 (2018)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Based on real life events, Summer of '67 brings to life the turbulent times of the sixties and the struggles faced by the men and women impacted by the Vietnam War. Young wife and mother Milly (Rachel Schrey) is forced to live with her mother-in-law while her husband Gerald (Cameron Gilliam) is away on the USS Forrestal. Kate (Bethany Davenport) must choose between Peter (Christopher Dalton) her high school sweetheart and Van (Sam Brooks) her new hippie boyfriend. Ruby Mae (Sharonne Lanier) finally finds true love with Reggie (Jerrold Edwards) only to have him whisked away by the draft. Each woman faces the question of whether or not their man will return, and even if he does, will life as they know it ever be the same?
Audience: chick flick
Plot: vietnam war, mother-in-law, sister, military service, love, wedding, death, suicide, hippie, church, sister sister relationship, navy, father daughter relationship, funeral, love story, faith, mother in law, graduation, wheelchair, mini dress, baby shower, vintage car, sisters
Time: 60s, 1960s, year 1967

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out touching, serious, emotional and sentimental films with plots about love, death, wedding, love story, romance, love and romance and father daughter relationship mostly in Drama, Romance and History genres. Some movies like Summer of '67: Honeyglue (2015), Dogfight (1991), Flowers for Fannie (2013), Little Women (2019), Gardens of Stone (1987). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Honeyglue (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: After learning she only has three months to live, Morgan flips her conservative protected life upside down. That is where she meets Jordan, a purse snatching cross dresser artist, who takes her on adventure of a lifetime.
Plot: crossdressing, cancer, love, death, gender, husband wife relationship, gender identity, bisexual, husband and wife, cross dressing, honeymoon, wedding ...
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 7.4
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Dogfight (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In the fall of 1963, Eddie Birdlace is an 18-year-old Marine Corps volunteer who is about to ship out with three of his buddies for a tour of duty in Viet Nam. Planning a massive blowout for their last night in San Francisco, Eddie, his buddies, and ...
Style: touching, talky, realistic, clever, serious ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: love, vietnam war, love and romance, innocence lost, romance, bittersweet, human nature, military life, couples, inadvertently, youth, battle of the sexes ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century, year 1963
Place: san francisco, vietnam, california, asia, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
Flowers for Fannie (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Fannie Fairchild locked up her heart when her beloved George was killed in the Great War. But now she faces her own mortality and realizes that she has no one to maintain her grave with flowers.
Style: spiritual
Plot: female director, fiancee, generation, faith, faith based, widow, wedding, death, christianity, multiple time frames
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
 7.8
 168K
Little Women (2019)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Four sisters come of age in America in the aftermath of the Civil War.
Style: melancholic, sentimental, romantic, sweet, inspirational ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: writers, sister sister relationship, women's rights, sister, generosity, sibling relationship, love, friendship, rivalry, intrigue, jealousy, romance ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: new york, paris france, massachusetts, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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Gardens of Stone (1987)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A sergeant must deal with his desires to save the lives of young soldiers being sent to Vietnam. Continuously denied the chance to teach the soldiers about his experiences, he settles for trying to help the son of an old army buddy.
Style: realistic, bleak, serious, touching, emotional ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: vietnam war, soldier, military, military life, war, wartime life, life is a bitch, anti war, vietnam veteran, self esteem, casualty of war, wedding ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1968
Place: vietnam, washington d.c., usa, iraq
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74%
51 Christopher Street (2024)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Plot: nypd, gay, riot, raid, civil rights, gay rights, hopes
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: greenwich village manhattan new york city
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72%
Surviving Family (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Terry hasn't seen or spoken with her family in 2 years. When she shows up unannounced on her father's doorstep - with her fiancé and a plan to get married in 5 days - she learns that she's not the only one with secrets.
Style: psychological, captivating, suspenseful, serious
Plot: dysfunctional family, mental illness, wedding, sibling relationship, alcohol abuse, family relations, sister sister relationship, engagement, suicide, in laws, affair, children ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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Jenny (1970)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An unwed mother-to-be marries a total stranger avoiding the draft. She now has a father for her child and he doesn't have to go to the Army. But this marriage-of-convenience leads to a romance between the two.
Plot: baby, filmmaker, surrealism, breast feeding, woman in labor, husband wife relationship, falling in love, pregnant wife, childbirth, marriage, unwed mother, pregnant bride ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: new york
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68%
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Me Before You (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A small town girl is caught between dead-end jobs. A high-profile, successful man becomes wheelchair bound following an accident. The man decides his life is not worth living until the girl is hired for six months to be his new caretaker. Worlds ...
Style: touching, romantic, emotional, sentimental, tear jerker ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: romance, love and romance, fall in love, love story, love, disability, wheelchair, handicapped, caregiver, man in a wheelchair, euthanasia, quadriplegic ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, usa, london
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65%
 4.8
 60
Too Saved (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Lisa is a young, Christian woman. Bobby, her boyfriend, however, is a street hoodlum. Lisa prays constantly that Bobby will accept God in his life. She soon gets what she wants, but discovers that Bobby's conversion means that she has to get ...
Style: spiritual
Plot: couples, addiction, love, church, african american, black cast
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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 38
The Astronot (2018)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: It was 1969 and America was embarking on the biggest adventure known to man - a voyage to the moon. Daniel too was pursuing the unknown; leaving the path of isolation he had traveled for so many years to embrace the love of another. The only ...
Plot: moon landing, space race, loner, father son relationship, astronaut, nasa, astronomy
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 7.9
 234
Our Town (1977)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: 3-act play by American playwright Thornton Wilder.
Plot: breaking the fourth wall, family relations, death in childbirth, male female relationship, birth, second chance, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, mother daughter relationship, small town, funeral, wedding ...
Time: 20th century, 1900s, 1910s
Place: new england, new hampshire
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60%
An Epitaph for Barbara Radziwill (1983)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: Poland
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Drama about historical figure Barbara Radziwiłł, her romance with King Sigismund II August, her death and her posthumous return to Vilnius.
Plot: mistress, funeral, death, marriage, dysfunctional marriage, king, coronation, male female relationship, brother sister relationship, arranged marriage, love, epileptic ...
Time: 1500s, 16th century
Place: lithuania
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55%
 6.9
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Love Story (1970)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Harvard Law student Oliver Barrett IV and music student Jennifer Cavilleri share a chemistry they cannot deny - and a love they cannot ignore. Despite their opposite backgrounds, the young couple put their hearts on the line for each other. When ...
Style: touching, emotional, sentimental, serious, sincere ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: tragic love, romance, young lovers, love, college, class differences, rich man poor woman, young love, terminal illness, unfulfillment, hopes, love and romance ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 70s
Place: harvard university, new york, boston, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Dirty Dancing (2017)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Spending the summer at a Catskills resort with her family, Frances "Baby" Houseman falls in love with the camp's dance instructor, Johnny Castle, and nothing is ever the same for anyone in the Houseman family. Not only are the ...
Style: romantic, light, entertaining, sweet
Plot: dancer's life, love story, fall in love, unlikely couple, female protagonist, dance performance, secret love, stereotypes, adaptation, forbidden love, father daughter relationship, guilty pleasure ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Wild McCullochs (1975)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A story about the rich McCulloch Family, their overbearing father and the children's misguided blaming him for everything that doesn't go right.
Style: saga
Plot: domineering father, parent child relationship, father son relationship, truck driver, class conflict, drunkenness, teenager, blood, servant, father son estrangement, truck, funeral ...
Time: 50s, 1940s, 1950s
Place: texas, southern usa
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53%
Across the Universe (2007)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, History, Music, Musical, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 133 min.
Story: When young dockworker Jude leaves Liverpool to find his estranged father in America, he is swept up by the waves of change that are re-shaping the nation. Jude falls in love with Lucy, a rich but sheltered American girl who joins the growing ...
Style: stylized, surreal, captivating, realistic, lyrical ...
Audience: date night
Plot: anti war, freedom, political unrest, protest, vietnam war, hippie, cultural difference, fan, friendship, counterculture, romance, young lovers ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century, year 1968
Place: new york, liverpool, usa, california, detroit ...
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52%
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Sweet Dreams (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Turin, 1969. Nine-year-old Massimo’s idyllic childhood is shattered by the mysterious death of his mother. The young boy refuses to accept this brutal loss, even if the priest says she is now in Heaven. Years later in the 90s, adult Massimo has ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, tense, touching, non-linear ...
Plot: mother love, mourning, father son relationship, loss of mother, death of mother, boy, motherhood, rave party, gambler, dancing, newspaper reporter, lie ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 1990s, 90s
Place: turin italy, sarajevo
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Forrest Gump (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 142 min.
Story: A man with a low IQ has accomplished great things in his life and been present during significant historic events - in each case, far exceeding what anyone imagined he could do. Yet, despite all the things he has attained, his one true love eludes ...
Style: touching, uplifting, sentimental, inspirational, sincere ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: mentally challenged, life philosophy, human spirit, journey, destiny, philosophy, true love, rise to the top, storytelling, human relationship, love, selflessness ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 60s, 70s, 1950s ...
Place: usa, washington d.c., vietnam, china, united states ...
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Dearest Jane (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A young girl learn to accept love and change, after being sent to live with her uncle in Indiana.
Style: touching, psychological, suspense, tense, contemplative ...
Plot: romance, friendship, father daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, family relations, change, acceptance, love, mother daughter relationship, death, uncle niece relationship, love and romance ...
Place: indiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Lady of the Dynasty (2015)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: China, South Korea, Japan
Duration: 122 min.
Story: The tragic story of a Tang Dynasty imperial consort who was the favorite of the Emperor Xuanzong.
Style: emotional, psychological, sentimental, captivating, atmospheric
Plot: chinese emperor, tang dynasty, love story, romance, political unrest, palace intrigue, rivalry, betrayal, rebellion, suicide, conspiracy, chinese ...
Time: 7th century, 8th century
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46%
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Sweet Land (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Set in 1920, Inge travels from Germany to rural Minnesota in order to meet the man destined to be her husband.
Style: touching, sincere, stylized, melancholic, sweet ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: countryside, friendship, wedding, immigrants, citizenship, romance, society, social issues, prejudice, couple relations, farmer, eviction ...
Time: 1920s, 20s, 60s, 20th century, 1960s ...
Place: minnesota, usa, germany, europe
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45%
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Coming Home (1978)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: The wife of a Marine serving in Vietnam, Sally Hyde (Jane Fonda) decides to volunteer at a local veterans hospital to occupy her time. There she meets Luke Martin (Jon Voight), a frustrated wheelchair-bound vet who has become disillusioned with the ...
Style: emotional, realistic, touching, sincere, gloomy ...
Plot: paraplegic, vietnam war, wheelchair, love triangle, disability, paralysis, hospital, military hospital, soldier, homecoming, post traumatic stress disorder, war ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century, 70s
Place: california, vietnam, usa, los angeles
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45%
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At the Foot of the Rainbow (2017)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Fifteen years ago 1830s muskrat trapper Dannie Mcnoun, loves Mary and sends his best friend, Jimmy, to win her over for Dannie. Jimmy married her instead. Now neighbors, Dannie works both farms as Jimmy tries to drown his problems with a bottle.
Style: captivating, suspenseful, unusual plot structure, contemplative, suspense
Plot: friendship, fishing, farming, loneliness, perseverance, true love, tavern, cabin, friends, love and romance, escapades, love ...
Time: 1830s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
A New York Christmas Wedding (2020)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: As her Christmas Eve wedding draws near, Jennifer is visited by an angel and shown what could have been if she hadn't denied her true feelings for her childhood best friend.
Style: sentimental, melancholic, touching, contemplative, romantic ...
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Time: 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Last Chance Harvey (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In London for his daughter's wedding, a struggling jingle-writer, Harvey Shine, misses his plane to New York, and thus loses his job. While drowning his sorrows in the airport pub, Harvey meets Kate, a British government worker stuck in an ...
Style: sincere, touching, feel good, uplifting, romantic ...
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Beloved Sisters (2014)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: Germany, Austria, Switzerland
Duration: 138 min.
Story: A love triangle forms between post-Enlightenment writer Friedrich Schiller and two sisters -- one who became his wife, and the other, his biographer.
Style: realistic, emotional, touching, serious, romantic ...
Plot: love triangle, family relations, aristocrat, fall in love, love affair, family life, romance, love and romance, sister sister relationship, husband wife relationship, friendship, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 18th century, 1780s, 1790s
Place: germany, swiss alps, switzerland
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Purple Haze (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: It's dynamite stuff.
Plot: dorm room, pot smoking, homecoming, summer, friendship, vietnam war, father son relationship, coming of age, drugs, college, military draft, dj ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: minnesota
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
There Is No 13 (1974)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: In this wartime drama, a young soldier spends much of stint in Vietnam remembering his life and his 12 love affairs. The story ends before he can have a 13th.
Plot: vietnam war, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, memory, soldier, sex
Place: vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Love Struck Café (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Megan Quinn, an aspiring architect, faces multiple tasks – developing her hometown lake into a commercialized entertainment center, forcing Mrs. Frances Figgins, her childhood mentor, out of her family’s home, and helping out at her family café ...
Style: romanticism, romantic, scenic, light, visually appealing ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%