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Forbidden Love (2008)
 7.4
 12K
Forbidden Love (2008)
Original name: Aşk-ı Memnu
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Turkey
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: Having lost his wife eleven years ago, Adnan devoted all his attention to his daughter Nihal and his son Bülent. Adnan, who lives in one of the most prominent mansions along the Bosporus in Istanbul with a relative's son Behlül, and his children's nanny, meets Bihter who is also a socialite couple's daughter she is very elegant and beautiful, everyone who meets her get stunned and jealous of her, and he falls in love with her. While searching for peace, safety and happiness in Adnan's mansion, Bihter meets passion. Behlül and Bihter fall completely into each other and become drowned by their infatuation with each other. Their secret love affair will soon affect every member of the family.
Style: sexy, suspense, tragic ending, surprise ending, talky
Plot: adultery, betrayal, loveless marriage, passion, family drama, stepmother, rivalry, family relations, mother daughter relationship, unrequited love, husband wife relationship, family life, mother daughter conflict, jousting, revenge, tragic love, teenager, dancing, pregnancy, party, teacher, money, wedding, car, death ...
Place: istanbul turkey

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Most similar movies to Forbidden Love

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, captivating and sexy films and TV series with plots about infidelity, family relations, betrayal, husband wife relationship, adultery, love and romance and couples mostly in Drama, Romance and History genres. Some movies like Forbidden Love: The World of the Married (2020), Hidden Truths (2015), Anna Karenina (1997), Kuzey Guney (2011), Endless Love (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The World of the Married (2020)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 80 min.
TV show
Story: Ji Sun Woo is a family medicine doctor. She is married to Lee Tae Oh and they have a son. She seems to have everything, including a successful career and a happy family, but she is betrayed by her husband and others. Meanwhile, Lee Tae Oh dreams of ...
Style: captivating, serious, emotional, realistic
Plot: adultery, extramarital affair, infidelity, sex, married couple, betrayal, doctor, seduction, director, marriage, family relations, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.3
 645
Hidden Truths (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Brazil
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Intending to aid her family, a beautiful young girl accepts the job in a prominent model casting agency, only to discover their girls are also hired for something else.
Style: sexy, exciting, captivating, thought provoking, suspenseful
Plot: older man young girl relationship, female nudity, lust, fashion, model, sex, sexual attraction, stepfather stepdaughter relationship, virginity, money, addiction, drug addiction ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Anna Karenina (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Russia
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Anna (Marceau) is a wife and mother who has an affair with the handsome Count Vronsky (Bean). Based on the novel by Tolstoy.
Style: sexy, psychological, emotional, atmospheric, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: infidelity, family relations, tragic love, love triangle, cheating wife, age difference, romance, betrayal, dishonesty, crumbling marriage, unfulfillment, soldier ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: russia, st. petersburg russia, saint petersburg, moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 7.6
 9K
Kuzey Guney (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: Kuzey Güney is a spin-off Turkish television drama series of 1976 American television miniseries Rich Man, Poor Man. The scenarists are Ece Yörenç and Melek Gençoğlu. The series stars Kıvanç Tatlıtuğ as Kuzey Tekinoğlu, a restless son of ...
Style: emotional, captivating, serious, realistic, surprise ending ...
Plot: family relations, love, love triangle, siblings relations, love and romance, brother brother relationship, mother daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, secret, marriage, protective male, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: turkey, istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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 7.2
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Endless Love (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Turkey
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: Two separate worlds lie on two sides of the road in a seaside town. Both too close and way too far from each other. What happens when two young people from these worlds fall in love? Kemal is one of the three children of a moderate family that ...
Style: sentimental, touching, suspenseful, emotional, disturbing ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: true love, forbidden love, love and romance, family life, tragic love, life, beefcake, violent husband, blackmailer, life is a bitch, emotional blackmail, murder investigation ...
Place: turkey, istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.8
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Fi (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Turkey
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Can Manay (Ozan Güven) is a celebrated psychologist, famed for his expertise in his field. A consummate bachelor he beds women but rarely falls in love. And yet, following his first encounter with Duru (Serenay Sarikaya), he is immediately ...
Style: captivating, thought provoking, sentimental, sincere, psychological thriller
Plot: seduction, obsession, love, love triangle, jealousy, romance, psychiatrist, infidelity, husband wife relationship, dancer, ballerina, police ...
Place: turkey, istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.1
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Wounded Love (2016)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Turkey
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: Azize finds herself with her 3 children and mother-in-law in a difficult fight. She raises her children while fighting the difficulties of the war period and her husband's absence whom she loves more than anything. It's about war, love, ...
Style: captivating, touching, tense, suspense, surprise ending ...
Plot: marriage, secret mission, death, spy, conspiracy, family relations, kidnap, secret, strong female lead, deception, jealousy, patriot ...
Time: 1920s, 1910s, year 1919
Place: turkey, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Kurt Seyit and Şura (2014)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Turkey
Duration: 46 min.
TV show
Story: A Turkish lieutenant and the daughter of Russian nobles fight for their love against forces of family and social expectation and historical events.
Style: captivating, romantic, realistic
Plot: friendship, marriage, deception, betrayal, romance, jealousy, wedding, hopes, nobleman, trust, love and romance, secret ...
Time: future
Place: turkey, russia, istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Movie in collections
 7.0
 252
Titans (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Titans is an American prime time soap opera that debuted on October 4, 2000 on NBC. Thirteen episodes were filmed, of which eleven were actually aired. Produced by Aaron Spelling, the series was initially marketed as a "Dynasty for the new ...
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, suspense, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: manipulation, betrayal, infidelity, embezzlement, manipulations, love and romance, family relations, dishonesty, ambition, divorce, deception, love ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.4
 2K
Asi (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Turkey
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: Asi is a Turkish television drama serial. The series originally aired from Jule 21, 2007 to June 15, 2009. It ran for two seasons on Kanal D.
Style: psychological, sentimental, realistic, captivating
Plot: love, prejudice, family relations, secret, revenge, pride, haunted by the past, farm, romance, homecoming, reunion, society ...
Time: 21st century
Place: turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.6
 6K
Fatmagul (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Turkey
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: Fatmagül'ün Suçu Ne? is a Turkish television drama series produced by Ay Yapım and broadcast on Kanal D. The series is based on Vedat Türkali's novel, Fatmagül'ün Suçu Ne?, which was made into a film in 1986. The series is ...
Style: touching, sentimental, sincere
Plot: rape victim, rape, court case, prejudice, love, husband wife relationship, jealousy, secret, relationships, loss of loved one, family drama, love and romance ...
Place: turkey, istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
17%
Days of Our Lives (1965)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The Horton and Brady broods endure the romantic trials of life in Salem, a Midwestern hamlet filled with evil geniuses, star-crossed lovers and a rich family history.
Style: realistic, serious, sentimental, emotional
Plot: infidelity, family relations, love triangle, betrayal, loss of daughter, family problems, presumed dead, power relations, couple relations, siblings relations, intrigue, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century, 60s, 90s, 80s, 20th century ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Bold and the Beautiful (1987)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Continuing drama combining romance and intrigue set against the glittering backdrop of Beverly Hills and the American fashion industry.
Style: realistic, emotional, sentimental, serious, saga
Plot: fashion, family relations, love triangle, infidelity, rich and poor, family business, intrigue, family problems, family life, betrayal, rivalry, loss of partner ...
Time: 21st century, 80s, 20th century, contemporary, 90s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, beverly hills
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Tell Me You Love Me (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Tell Me You Love Me is an American cable television drama series that premiered on HBO and on The Movie Network on September 9, 2007. The series was created by Cynthia Mort and originally conceived as Sexlife. The pilot episode was produced and ...
Style: erotic, serious, exciting, sexy, talky ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: lust, therapist, seduction, marital problem, sexual tension, romance, sexual relations, couple relations, up and down relationship, thirtysomething life, lifestyle, young lovers ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.4
 3K
Faithless (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Sweden, Italy, Germany, Finland, Norway
Duration: 154 min.
Story: Scripted by Ingmar Bergman, this very personal film is about a destructive affair which wrecks the marriage of an actress (Marianne) and musician (Markus). Wanting to continue the affair, Marianne moves in with her lover. But she is tormented by ...
Style: psychological, sincere, contemplative, tense, gloomy ...
Plot: adultery, infidelity, betrayal, love affair, custody, fall in love, crumbling marriage, family problems, destructive relationship, rivalry, parents and children, love triangle ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: paris france, france, sweden, denmark, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.3
 313
Such Is Life (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Mexico, France, Spain
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Based on the Greek tragedy MEDEA, this is a present day Mexican version, set in the seediest possible milieu of Mexico City. A woman abandoned by her husband, is thrown out of her apartment by her landlord - who is also her husband's new ...
Style: melancholic, touching, suspenseful, suspense, sentimental
Plot: father daughter relationship, revenge, dysfunctional marriage, infidelity, tragedy, husband wife relationship, betrayal, adultery, boy, mother daughter relationship, murder, extramarital affair ...
Place: mexico city
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Dangerous Liaisons (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France, Canada
Duration: 182 min.
TV show
Story: Updated adaptation of Choderlos de Laclos' classic 18th Century tale of seduction, betrayal and revenge set in the modern 1960s world of Parisian high society. The beautiful Madame de Merteuil seeks vengeance against her ex-lover Gercourt when ...
Style: stylized, atmospheric, sexy, captivating, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: betrayal, lifestyle, love and romance, mind game, love triangle, infidelity, cynicism, womanizer, liar, seduction, intrigue, dishonesty ...
Time: 60s, 18th century, 1960s
Place: europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Young and the Restless (1973)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The rivalries, romances, hopes and fears of the residents of the fictional Midwestern metropolis, Genoa City. The lives and loves of a wide variety of characters mingle through the generations, dominated by the Newman, Abbott, Baldwin and Winters ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, emotional, serious, saga
Plot: family relations, family life, infidelity, couple relations, rivalry, intrigue, family problems, social differences, love triangle, power relations, couples, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 21st century, 90s, 70s ...
Place: wisconsin, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Movie in collections
 5.8
 11K
Melrose Place (1992)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Melrose Place is an American primetime soap opera that aired on Fox from July 8, 1992, to May 24, 1999 for seven seasons. It follows the lives of a group of young adults living in a brownstone apartment complex on Melrose Place, in Los Angeles, ...
Style: realistic, serious, sexy, captivating, sexual
Plot: betrayal, rivalry, manipulation, advertising, friends, love affair, couple relations, intrigue, neighbor, blind ambition, manipulations, love and romance ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: california, los angeles, usa, beverly hills
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Meri Zaat Zarra-e-Benishan (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Pakistan
TV show
Story: Meri Zaat Zarra-e-Benishan is a drama serial made in Pakistan based on a novel written by Umera Ahmad. It is an emotional story of a girl named Saba and her daughter Sara. The drama became very popular upon its release. The serial featured a huge ...
Style: captivating, touching, suspense, contemplative, exciting
Plot: marital problem, injustice, wealthy family, countryside, adultery, brother sister relationship, tragic event, poor family, betrayal, infidelity, ex husband ex wife relationship, mother daughter relationship ...
Place: pakistan
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.1
 10K
Dallas (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: J.R., Bobby and Sue Ellen Ewing are all back at Southfork, with plenty of secrets, schemes and betrayals in mind. This time, they're joined by the next generation of Ewings, who take ambition and deception to a new level.
Style: realistic, serious, twists and turns, stylized, captivating ...
Plot: family business, betrayal, family relations, parents and children, family feud, family secret, dishonesty, ambition, rivalry, uninhibited rivalry, intrigue, family problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa, southern usa, dallas texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 4.9
 226
Wild Heart (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Mexico
TV show
Story: Corazon Salvaje - Maria del Rosario and Juan de Dios are profoundly in love and are to be married. But Rodrigo Montes de Oca and Leonarda are able to stop the wedding, separate them and fake Juans death. From their love Juan del Diablo is born, then ...
Plot: sister sister relationship, unrequited love, secret, love triangle, jealousy, infidelity, grief, revenge, murder, husband wife relationship, superstition, lust ...
Time: 1850s
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Madame Bovary (1991)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Bored with the limited and tedious nature of provincial life in 19th-century France, the fierce and sensual Emma Bovary finds herself in calamitous debt and purses scandalous sexual liaisons with absolute abandon. However, when her volatile ...
Style: realistic, melancholic, sexy, intense, gloomy ...
Plot: adultery, infidelity, family relations, village, bourgeoisie, village life, family life, tragic hero, life is a bitch, hopes, romance, dull life ...
Time: 19th century, 1850s, 70s, 18th century
Place: normandy, france, europe, switzerland, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Neighbours (1985)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Neighbours is an Australian television soap opera. It was first broadcast on the Seven Network on 18 March 1985. It was created by TV executive Reg Watson, who proposed the idea of making a show that focused on realistic stories and portrayed adults ...
Style: serious, realistic, sentimental, emotional, sincere
Plot: suburbs, friendship, infidelity, family relations, cafe, wedding, love and romance, dishonesty, betrayal, rivalry, siblings relations, suburban life ...
Time: 80s, 90s, contemporary, 21st century, 20th century ...
Place: australia, melbourne australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.0
 2K
Basil (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A lonely young aristocrat in turn-of the century England struggles to meet the approval of his over-bearing, class-conscious father while trying to please the selfish woman he loves.
Style: sentimental, serious, realistic, light, sincere ...
Plot: fall in love, betrayal, friendship, couples, romance, love affair, society, unfulfilled love, father daughter relationship, adultery, secret, unrequited love ...
Time: 19th century, 90s, victorian era
Place: england, europe, london, cornwall, yorkshire ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.4
 213
Westenwind (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: This Dallas-type series is about two competing Dutch families, Noordermeer and De Graaf, running ancestral firms in the Rotterdam shipbuilding business, each with numerous internal tensions, especially between the generations, as some are ...
Plot: shipyard, jealousy, sabotage, secretary, seduction, dutch, infidelity, sex, family business, trust, husband wife relationship, employer employee relationship ...
Place: netherlands
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.1
 8K
Don't Move (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, Spain, UK
Duration: 125 min.
Story: While waiting for the brain surgery of his daughter Angela, victim of a motorcycle accident, the surgeon Timoteo recalls his torrid affair with and passion for Italia, a simple woman from slums in the periphery of the big city where he lives. The ...
Style: sexy, emotional, sincere, touching, erotic ...
Plot: infidelity, adultery, pregnancy, fall in love, sexual relations, mistress, abortion, couple relations, husband wife relationship, love, passion, doubt ...
Time: contemporary
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.1
 3K
Antares (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Austria
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A deadly car crash sets off three parallel stories of women at crisis points, faltering behind the doors of the same, plain Vienna apartment block.
Style: erotic, sexy, realistic, serious, sexual ...
Plot: cheating wife, infidelity, betrayal, explicit sex, extramarital affair, destructive relationship, introspection, sexual relations, dangerous attraction, crumbling marriage, dishonesty, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: vienna
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.3
 407
Cutting It (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 59 min.
TV show
Story: Allie Henshall and Gavin Ferraday are partners in love and business. They own Henshall Ferraday hair salon, where Allie's sisters Darcey and Sydney work alongside them. As Allie and Gavin consider taking over a vacant property across the road, ...
Style: psychological, suspense, contemplative, unusual plot structure
Plot: business, hairdresser, salon, rivalry, family relations, united kingdom, passion, family business
Time: 2000s
Place: england, northern england, europe, manchester, manchester england
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.2
 204K
Closer (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A witty, romantic, and very dangerous love story about chance meetings, instant attractions, and casual betrayals. Two couples disintegrate when they begin destructive adulterous affairs with each other.
Style: sexy, intellectual, melancholic, psychological, cynical ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: adultery, love triangle, infidelity, love affair, photographer, marriage, obsession, depression, sexual attraction, complex characters, divorce, love at first sight ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, europe, england, manhattan new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%