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Boys Over Flowers Returns (2007)
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Boys Over Flowers Returns (2007)
Original name: Hana yori dango 2
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
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, cynical, comic
Audience: teens
Plot: school, youth, couple relations, love and romance, fall in love, friends, brutality, injustice, teenage girl, life is a bitch, beating
Time: contemporary
Place: japan

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out sentimental, touching, romantic and sweet films and TV series with plots about love and romance, youth, couple relations, fall in love, friendship, love affair and love mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like Boys Over Flowers Returns: Meteor Garden (2018), Boys Over Flowers: Final (2008), Zalim Istanbul (2019), Pretty Li Hui Zhen (2017), Young Americans (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Meteor Garden (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: China
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: An ordinary girl is admitted to the most prestigious school in the country where she encounters F4, an exclusive group comprised of the four wealthiest and handsomest boys in the school - Dao Ming Si, Hua Ze Lei, Xi Men and Mei Zuo.
Style: romantic, sweet, sincere, light, lyrical ...
Audience: student film
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Boys Over Flowers (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
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: touching, humorous, semi serious, sweet, entertaining ...
Audience: girls' night
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia
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Boys Over Flowers: Final (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Domyoji holds an extravagant press conference to announce his wedding to Makino the following spring. The press is playing her up like a modern-day Cinderella and everything seems to be going well. Later, the families offer congratulations to the ...
Style: dorama, touching, sentimental, disturbing, sincere
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Place: japan, tokyo
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Zalim Istanbul (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: The life of a disabled guy changes dramatically after a family from a small town comes to Istanbul. How will Seher behave after she learns that her mother-in-law has agreed with Agah Karacay? What will Ceren do when she learns that she is supposed ...
Style: sweet, sentimental, uplifting, romantic, touching
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: love, family, youth, family relations, friendship, couple relations, fall in love, hopes, love affair, reunion, destiny, couples ...
Time: contemporary
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Pretty Li Hui Zhen (2017)
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Duration: 45 min.
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Style: sentimental, uplifting, sweet, touching, feel good ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: friendship, love, love affair, couples, couple relations, fall in love, reunion, youth, hopes, love and romance, romance, makeover ...
Time: contemporary
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Young Americans (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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: touching, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Audience: teens, teen drama
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Duration: 120 min.
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Genre: Drama
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Style: touching, romantic, uplifting, sentimental
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
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Duration: 29 min.
TV show
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Style: touching, feel good, sweet, light
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Duration: 60 min.
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Style: serious, emotional, sincere, realistic, sentimental
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 115 min.
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