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Boys Over Flowers Returns (2007)
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Boys Over Flowers Returns (2007)
Original name: 花より男子 ~リターンズ~
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Story: Hana Yori Dango Returns is a Japanese television drama series, broadcast on TBS in 2007. It is the sequel to 2005 Hana Yori Dango TV series, based on Japanese shōjo manga series, Boys Over Flowers, written by Yoko Kamio, and followed by movie adaptation Hana Yori Dango Final.
Style: twists and turns, sentimental, romantic, humorous, comic, cynical
Audience: teens
Plot: school, youth, couple relations, injustice, love and romance, fall in love, friends, teenage girl, beating, brutality, life is a bitch
Time: contemporary
Place: japan

Most similar movies to Boys Over Flowers Returns

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, sentimental, semi serious and humorous films and TV series with plots about love and romance, youth, friends, friendship, fall in love, teenage life and lifestyle mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like Boys Over Flowers Returns: Young Americans (2000), Recovery Road (2016), School 2017 (2017), Hollywood Heights (2012), Underemployed (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Boys Over Flowers (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Hana Yori Dango is a Japanese television drama series, broadcast on TBS in 2005. It is based on Japanese shōjo manga series, Boys Over Flowers, written by Yoko Kamio. The series is the third television adaptation of the manga following Meteor ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, touching, realistic
Plot: teenage love, cinderella story, high school, romance, teenage life, love and romance, high school life, youth, rich and poor, social differences, bullying, rich man poor woman ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia
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100%
Young Americans (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Young Americans is an American television drama created by Steven Antin. The show debuted on July 12, 2000 on The WB network as a summer replacement for, and spin-off from, another Columbia TriStar Television production, Dawson's Creek. The ...
Style: semi serious, touching, realistic, humorous
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: boarding school, coming of age, school, student life, youth, friends, buddies, fall in love, teenage love, gender bending, teenage life, gender ...
Time: 90s
Place: maryland, usa
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38%
Recovery Road (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Maddie is a teenage girl dealing with addiction who has a reputation as a party girl who doesn’t think she has a problem, until she’s confronted one day by her school guidance counselor and is forced to choose between expulsion and rehab. Maddie ...
Style: serious, emotional, sincere, realistic, sentimental
Audience: teen drama, teens
Plot: high school life, addiction, youth, best friends, alcohol, hopes, rehabilitation, recovery, teenage life, life is a bitch, drug abuse, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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School 2017 (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Story: A coming-of-age story about the lives of 18-year-old high school students who are valued according to their ranking in school. Despite their frustrations, they find out how to make their own way in this world that seems to be a stagnant cycle of ...
Style: buddy comedy, emotional, romantic, captivating, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, coming of age, romance, friends, friendship, teenage life, spoken inner thoughts, teenage boy, teenage girl, twists & turns, love affair, stereotypes ...
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Hollywood Heights (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Loren (Brittany Underwood) a smart, shy and independent high school senior who has ambitions of being a songwriter, secretly sends her song lyrics to her celebrity crush, rock superstar Eddie Duran (Cody Longo). Loren's wildest dreams come true ...
Style: semi serious, sentimental, touching, serious, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: cinderella story, teenage life, family, ambition, artists and showbiz, hopes, romance, friends, best friends, musician's life, single parent, desire for fame ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Tyler Perry's If Loving You Is Wrong (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Follow the relationships of a group of husbands and wives that live and love on the same street. While the neighbors come from very different backgrounds, their lives are similar – raising children, dealing with exes, worrying about money and ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sentimental
Audience: girls' night
Plot: best friends, single parent, marriage, friendship, singleness, hopes, family relations, starting over, couple relations, looking for love, parents and children, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Underemployed (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Story: Five friends learn to deal with the harsh realities of life after college.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: college graduate, twentysomething life, young adult, unfulfillment, friends, best friends, friendship, workplace situations, society, workplace, youth, petty job ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Color of Rain (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: After cancer claims Matt Kell's life on Christmas Day 2005, his widow, Gina and two young boys are left to cope with the pain of his loss while their close church community gathers around them for support.
Style: semi serious, humorous, emotional, realistic, touching
Plot: school, forgery, friendship, terminal illness, fall in love, love and romance, youth, friends, father son relationship, male bonding, party, dinner ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Happyland (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
Story: Having grown up in a world of manufactured happiness, Lucy, the cynical teenage daughter of a idealistic theme park princess mom, wants to get out and experience something real. When Ian, the new park owner's son, arrives and sweeps her off her ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sentimental
Audience: teens
Plot: theme park, coming of age, teenager, amusement park, love and romance, youth, workplace, parents and children, teenage love, dysfunctional family, workplace situations, fall in love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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49 Days (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Shin Ji Hyun was enjoying absolute bliss as she was about to marry her fiancé, Kang Min Ho, but her perfect life is shattered when she gets into a car accident that leaves her in a coma. She is given a second chance at life by a reaper, but it ...
Style: semi serious, emotional, humorous, sentimental, suspenseful ...
Plot: true love, betrayal, romance, best friends, reincarnation, supernatural, friendship, self discovery, afterlife, life is a bitch, deception, tragedy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Heimat II: A Chronicle of a Generation (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, UK, Spain, Sweden, France, Norway, Finland, Austria, Denmark, Australia
Duration: 532 min.
Story: The movie consist of 13 separate episodes each handling a period between 1960 and 1970. The length of these periods varies from one day to some years. It tells the story of a group of people in Munich (mostly music and film students). Every episode ...
Style: epic, serious, captivating, realistic, sentimental ...
Plot: friendship, youth, coming of age, fall in love, musician's life, urban, introspection, music, couple relations, looking for love, haunted by the past, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 70s, 1960s
Place: europe, germany, east germany, west germany, munich germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Skins (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 46 min.
Story: Irreverent comedy drama which follows the messy lives, loves, delirious highs and inevitable lows of a group of raucous teenage friends in Bristol.
Style: captivating, cynical, semi serious, realistic, idiotic ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: teenage life, sexual relations, youth, homosexual, high school, high school life, drugs/alcohol, party, looking for sex, friendship, siblings relations, classmates ...
Time: 2000s, contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Pinocchio (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 59 min.
Story: Amidst a sea of young news reporters competing for the next scoop, Choi In Ha finds herself in a tricky position, as she cannot tell a lie without a dead giveaway: breaking into a violent hiccup. Meanwhile, first-year reporter Choi Dal Po proves his ...
Style: touching, sentimental, romantic, funny, exciting
Plot: news report, fall in love, friendship, false accusation, acquittal, rivalry, redemption, truth, family relations, danger, twists & turns, news reporter ...
Time: contemporary
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Gossip Girl (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Gossip Girl is an American teen drama television series based on the book series of the same name written by Cecily von Ziegesar. The series, created by Josh Schwartz and Stephanie Savage, originally ran on The CW for six seasons from September 19, ...
Style: witty, realistic, talky, stylized, serious ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
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24%
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Summerland (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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Audience: teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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The Royals (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
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: realistic, serious, sentimental, captivating
Plot: royal family, forbidden love, palace intrigue, couple relations, monarchy, scandal, love and romance, state affairs, palaces castles and temples, society, paparazzi, crown prince ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Soul Food (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Soul Food: The Series is a television drama that aired Wednesday nights on Showtime from June 28, 2000 to May 26, 2004. Created by filmmaker George Tillman, Jr. and developed for television by Felicia D. Henderson, Soul Food is based upon ...
Style: semi serious, sincere, realistic, touching, humorous ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1990s, 2000s, 20th century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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 4K
Happy Days (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 153 min.
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Style: humorous, semi serious, sentimental, realistic, touching
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Class of '96 (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Class of '96 is an American drama series that aired on Fox from January to May 1993. The series was created by John Romano and filmed mostly at the University of Toronto.
Style: serious, sentimental, realistic, emotional
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: college life, university, friendship, student life, college, youth, friends, social relations, best friends, buddies, follow your dream, teachers and students ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Physical or Chemical (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Física o Química was a Spanish television series made by Antena 3. The first episode premiered on 4 February 2008. Before its televised broadcast, Física o Química was released on cell phones in Vodafone live! and on the official website of ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: teens
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: madrid, europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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Doctors (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Set in the fictional Midlands town of Letherbridge, defined as being close to the city of Birmingham, this soap opera follows the staff and families of a doctor's surgery.
Style: serious, emotional, captivating, realistic, sentimental ...
Plot: doctor, couple relations, clinic, doctors and patients, hospital, workplace situations, workplace, couples, power relations, boss and employee, love affair, terminal illness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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Dag (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 23 min.
Story: Meet Dag, a couple's therapist who holds a 90% divorce rate. His philosophy in life is that people should live alone and he's happy to share that with his patients. Dag leads a quiet life and the only thing he loves more than his solitude ...
Style: cynical, dark humor, humorous, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: therapy, marital problem, antisocial behavior, doctors and patients, love and romance, friends, siblings relations, loner, power relations, fall in love, alienation, therapist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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Outsiders (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A struggle for power and control set in the rugged and mysterious hills of Appalachia, "Outsiders" tells the story of the Farrell clan, a family of outsiders who've been in these parts since before anyone can remember. Living off the ...
Style: twists and turns, exciting, captivating, suspense, suspenseful
Plot: off the grid, sheriff, crimes, friendship, society, lifestyle, hand to hand combat, brutality, life is a bitch, adaptation, gunfight, outsider ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Movie in collections
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My Princess (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Story: My Princess is a 2011 South Korean romantic comedy television series, starring Kim Tae-hee, Song Seung-hun, Park Ye-jin, and Ryu Soo-young. It aired on MBC from January 5 to February 24, 2011 on Wednesdays and Thursdays at 21:55 for 16 episodes.
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous, sentimental
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: teaching the ways of the world, screwball, cinderella story, romance, royal family, life turned upside down, fall in love, love and romance, power relations, siblings relations, twentysomething life, wish come true ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 7.5
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Everwood (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: After the death of his wife, world-class neurosurgeon Dr. Andrew Brown leaves Manhattan and moves his family to the small town of Everwood, Colorado. There he becomes a small-town doctor and learns parenting on the fly as he raises his talented but ...
Style: touching, realistic, sentimental, serious, sincere ...
Plot: small town, doctor, parents and children, single father, starting over, family problems, family life, youth, social relations, small town life, fall in love, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: colorado, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Still Star-Crossed (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: A period drama that picks up where the famous story of Romeo and Juliet leaves off, charting the treachery, palace intrigue, and ill-fated romances of the Montagues and Capulets in the wake of the young lovers' tragic fate.
Style: touching, romantic, tense, emotional, exciting
Plot: hopes, fall in love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, jealousy, unlikely friendships, twists & turns, culture clash, couple relations, romance, idealism, first contact, couples ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Home and Away (1988)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Home and Away is set in the fictional town of Summer Bay, a coastal town in New South Wales, and follows the personal and professional lives of the people living in the area. The show initially focused on the Fletcher family, Pippa and Tom Fletcher ...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, sentimental
Audience: teens
Plot: small town, beach, couple relations, love affair, teenage love, romance, small town life, teenage life, fall in love, love and romance, youth, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 80s, 90s, 20th century, 21st century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The Light Shines Only There (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A man has thrown away love and a woman has given up on love. The two souls meet in a brief summer in the northern city of Hakodate.
Style: bleak, serious, realistic, rough, touching
Plot: prostitute, fall in love, social decay, unemployment, life is a bitch, love and romance, society, family problems, friendship, alcohol abuse, dysfunctional family, haunted by the past ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Life Unexpected (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Life Unexpected is a coming-of-age family drama that centers around 16-year-old Lux, who was given up for adoption at birth but never adopted. When she is put back into the custody of her estranged-since-high-school birth parents, Cate and Baze, the ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night, teen drama
Plot: foster child, teenager, adolescence vs adulthood, family, youth, parents and children, teenage life, thirtysomething life, family relations, radio, proposal, irresponsible ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Beyond the Break (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Beyond the Break is an American drama series set in Hawaii, that debuted on The N in June 2006.
Style: serious, touching, sexy, realistic, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: surfing, sport, athlete and trainer, teenage life, teenager, beach, ocean or sea, lifestyle, love and romance, youth, best friends, contests and competitions ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: hawaii, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%