Movies and TV shows like Echoes 1988

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Echoes (1988)
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Echoes (1988)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Echoes is an American si-fi drama miniseries based on the novel of the same name by Maeve Binchy. It was produced for Channel 4 by Working Title Films in association with RTÉ.
Style: mysterious
Plot: time travel, manhunt, school, pregnancy, obsession, university
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: ireland

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, captivating, serious and romantic films and TV series with plots about love and romance, romance, family relations, society, couples, pregnancy and love affair mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like Echoes: Normal People (2020), Scum's Wish (2017), Wuthering Heights (2009), Love for Lydia (1977), Circle of Friends (1995). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Normal People (2020)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Ireland, UK, USA
Duration: 339 min.
TV show
Story: Marianne and Connell weave in and out of each other’s lives in this exploration of sex, power and the desire to love and be loved. Adaptation of Sally Rooney’s best-selling novel.
Style: affectionate, romantic, touching, melancholic, psychological ...
Plot: star crossed lovers, secret relationship, rich woman poor man, university, coming of age, love story, small town, school, social misfits, male nudity, female nudity, couple relations ...
Place: ireland, dublin ireland
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Scum's Wish (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Seventeen-year-old Mugi Awaya and Hanabi Yasuraoka appear to be the ideal couple. They are both pretty popular, and they seem to suit each other well. However, outsiders don't know of the secret they share. Both Mugi and Hanabi have hopeless ...
Style: romantic, visually appealing, captivating, unusual plot structure
Plot: school, romance, relationships, mature, teacher student relationship, obsession, high school, youth, lesbian
Place: japan
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54%
Wuthering Heights (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 142 min.
TV show
Story: Foundling Heathcliff is raised by the wealthy Earnshaws in Yorkshire but in later life launches a vendetta against the family.
Style: emotional, touching, serious, gothic, realistic
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: unfulfilled love, obsession, forbidden love, love affair, estate, love triangle, social differences, family relations, destructive relationship, society, punishment, revenge ...
Time: 19th century
Place: england, europe
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51%
 7.8
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Love for Lydia (1977)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 780 min.
TV show
Story: This thirteen-part series explores just how painful love can be for young people. Would-be writer Edward Richardson is in love with heiress Lydia Aspen and wants her all to himself. Lydia professes to be in love with him, but her first love is ...
Plot: wealth, period piece, socialite, heiress, inheritance
Time: 1920s
Place: england
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47%
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Circle of Friends (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Ireland, USA, UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: 'Circle Of Friends' is set in 1950's Ireland. The movie focuses on Benny Hogan and her best friend, Eve Malone. The story centers around Benny and Eve as they enter student life at University College, Dublin. Here Benny and Eve ...
Style: sentimental, realistic, sincere, emotional, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: college, small town, romance, coming of age, pregnancy, betrayal, friendship, love affair, college life, youth, orphan, abortion ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s
Place: ireland, europe
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44%
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
Plot: love hate relationship, chinese, school, romance, youth, friendship, love and romance, friends, envy, looking for love, university, university student ...
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43%
A Woman of Substance (1984)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 300 min.
TV show
Story: A Woman of Substance charts the life of Emma Harte, from kitchen maid at the beginning of the 20th Century, to respected business woman and Grandmother in the 1980's. From humble beginnings Emma Harte starts her business with a small shop, but ...
Style: stylized, emotional, serious, realistic, captivating
Audience: girls' night
Plot: female protagonist, family relations, world war one, ambition, store, working class, pregnancy, inheritance, master and servant, vengeance, rich and poor, love affair ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s, 1900s, 1930s, 1920s ...
Place: england, yorkshire
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40%
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Scarlett (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, USA, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Austria
Duration: 360 min.
TV show
Story: The greatest love story ever told began with Gone with the Wind and continues in this sweeping epic sequel, as Scarlett, Rhett and a host of unforgettable characters go from tragedy to triumph in an action-packed saga of international scope
Style: serious, captivating, stylized, romantic, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love and romance, romance, parents and children, couples, couple relations, society, family relations, infidelity, fall in love, civil war, star crossed lovers, tragic love ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s, victorian era
Place: europe, ireland, london, england, atlanta ...
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39%
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The Pursuit of Love (2021)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The Pursuit of Love is an upcoming romance drama miniseries based on the novel of the same name by Nancy Mitford.
Style: captivating, psychological
Plot: friendship, romance, romancing partners, looking for love, unfulfilled love, social relations, girlfriend, relationship problems, friends, girlfriend girlfriend relationship, relationships, love affair ...
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38%
Dangerous Liaisons (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France, Canada
Duration: 252 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, love and romance, lifestyle, mind game, love triangle, infidelity, cynicism, womanizer, liar, seduction, intrigue, wooing ...
Time: 60s, 18th century, 1960s
Place: europe, france, paris france
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37%
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The Pallisers (1974)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 1335 min.
TV show
Story: This sprawling BBC saga follows an aristocratic family through three generations of power, wealth, intrigue, and scandal in Victorian England. Based on Anthony Trollope’s “political” novels .
Plot: aristocrat, government, duchess, parliament, greed, scandal, cousin cousin relationship, marriage of convenience, politics, class differences, family relations, duke ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century
Place: england
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37%
Any Human Heart (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
TV show
Story: A novelist's life ricochets from 1920s Paris to '50s New York and '80s London. Along the way he meets Ernest Hemingway, Ian Fleming and the Duke and Duchess of Windsor - the exiled British king and his mistress Wallis Simpson.
Style: stylized, serious, realistic, sentimental, captivating ...
Plot: writer's life, introspection, encounter, love affair, historical character, love and romance, change, memoir, king, writers, relationships, romantic relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 20s, 80s, 50s ...
Place: england, europe, london, france, new york ...
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35%
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Port Charles (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Port Charles is an American television soap opera which aired on ABC from June 1, 1997 to October 3, 2003. It is a spin-off of the serial General Hospital, which has been running since 1963 and takes place in the fictional city of Port Charles, New ...
Plot: hospital, revenge, tarot, betrayal, soul mate, vampire slayer, corruption, immortality, villain, back from the dead, doctor, love triangle ...
Place: new york
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34%
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Sugar Rush (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Sugar Rush is an Emmy Award–winning British television comedy drama series developed by Shine Limited and broadcast by Channel 4, based on the Julie Burchill novel of the same name. It is centred around the life of a 15 year old lesbian Kim ...
Style: sexy, realistic, semi serious, romantic, clever ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, teen drama
Plot: lesbian, lgbt, lesbian sex, swinger, love and romance, sexual attraction, teenage life, sexual relations, teenage love, sexuality, sexual activity, unsupportive parent ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, europe, brighton, london
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34%
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Tilly Trotter (1999)
Genre: Romance, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 216 min.
TV show
Story: In 1930s rural England, Tilly Trotter is the story of a young girl envied by women for her beauty, lusted after by men, accused of witchcraft and forced to rise above the prejudice of many people in her community.
Plot: english countryside, english, hostility, farm, countryside, poverty, rape, classroom, family relations, class differences, prejudice
Time: 19th century, 1930s, 1830s, victorian era
Place: northern england, england
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Belgravia (2020)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A tale of secrets and scandals set in 1840s London. When the Trenchards accept an invitation to the now legendary ball hosted by the Duchess of Richmond on the fateful evening of the Battle of Waterloo, it sets in motion a series of events that will ...
Style: twists and turns, captivating, romantic, atmospheric, exciting ...
Plot: aristocracy, high society, estate, family secret, life, merchant, family life, aristocrat, family, conflict, family drama, mystery ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s
Place: london, england
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33%
Room at the Top (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: Adaptation of John Braine's novel about a young man on the make in 1950s Yorkshire.
Style: captivating, tense, suspenseful, psychological, contemplative
Plot: working class, class differences, extramarital affair, social status, social climbing, husband wife relationship, ex soldier, rich poor, british, rich and poor, love triangle, older woman younger man relationship ...
Time: 1940s, 50s, 1950s
Place: england, yorkshire
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33%
Scarlet and Black (1993)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 238 min.
TV show
Story: The story of an ambitious but impoverished young man who seduces women of social class in order to improve his own prospects in 19th century France.
Style: romantic
Plot: love interest, provincial, high society, chore, seducer, social climber, psychological drama, seduction, love triangle, doomed love, older woman younger man relationship, class society ...
Time: 19th century, 1820s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Tess of the D'Urbervilles (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 240 min.
TV show
Story: Forced by poverty to seek support, the innocent Tess Durbeyfield seeks the help of the D'Urbervilles.
Style: sincere, clever, realistic, talky
Plot: innocence, life is a bitch, poverty, master and servant, village life, family relations, love and romance, couples, dishonesty, society, unrequited love, nobility ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: england
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32%
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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, sincere, sentimental, thought provoking, psychological thriller
Plot: seduction, love triangle, obsession, jealousy, love, romance, psychiatrist, infidelity, husband wife relationship, dancer, ballerina, escape ...
Place: turkey, istanbul turkey
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32%
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Sparkhouse (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
TV show
Story: The relationship between childhood sweethearts, a farmer's daughter and boy from a rich family, turns tumultuous in this modern interpretation of Wuthering Heights.
Style: emotional, touching, serious, melancholic, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: farm, social differences, love affair, romance, family relations, parents and children, unfulfilled love, society, life is a bitch, human nature, youth, young lovers ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
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30%
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Princess Daisy (1983)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 190 min.
TV show
Story: The lovely Daisy is the daughter of a Russian prince and an American movie star. After her parents are killed, she flees from her half-brother Ram. She fights her way to the top of the modeling profession and falls in love with a company president. ...
Style: realistic, serious, emotional, sentimental
Plot: rape, twins, aristocrat, incest, siblings relations, against the odds, city life, dysfunctional family, urban, death in the family, fall in love, twentysomething life ...
Time: 50s, 60s, 70s, 20th century, 1950s ...
Place: new york, manhattan new york city
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30%
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Howards End (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 240 min.
TV show
Story: The social and class divisions in early 20th century England through the intersection of three families - the wealthy Wilcoxes, the gentle and idealistic Schlegels and the lower-middle class Basts.
Style: captivating, psychological, romantic, sentimental, sincere ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: class differences, wealthy family, social class, house, sister, class system, love and romance, couple relations, love affair, society, family, love ...
Time: 20th century
Place: england
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30%
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Ill-Fated Love (1978)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Portugal
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: A story about doomed love between two people from different worlds and the impact in their lives.
Style: epic
Plot: high society, aristocrat, forbidden love, doomed love, aristocracy, period piece
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Brideshead Revisited (1981)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 659 min.
TV show
Story: In this eleven parts British television serial, Charles Ryder's involvement with members of the aristocratic Marchmain/Flyte family is followed throughout the years between the two World Wars.
Style: emotional, clever, psychological, sincere, gloomy ...
Plot: world war two, friendship, romance, aristocracy, family relations, mistress, catholicism, society, soldier, love and romance, unfulfillment, obsessive quest ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s, 1920s, 40s, 30s ...
Place: oxford university, venice, england
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29%
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Miasteczko (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Poland
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Plot: pregnancy, divorce, business, church, television, city, love, wedding, school
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Tide of Life (1996)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
TV show
Story: Tide of Life follows the fortunes of young housekeeper, Emily Kennedy, as she learns about relationships with three very different men. Forced from home of her first employer, Sep McGilby after his plans to marry her come to tragic end, Emily finds ...
Style: realistic, serious, emotional, touching
Plot: family relations, farm, life turned upside down, power relations, love and romance, gender, life is a bitch, society, tragic hero, romance, boss and employee, innocence lost ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, 1900s, edwardian era
Place: england, northern england
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Falling for a Dancer (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Romantic drama set in rural Ireland of the 1930s. The story begins when 19-year-old Elizabeth has a brief fling with an actor and falls pregnant. Community pressure forces her to marry a dull middle-aged man, but maybe there is hope on the horizon.
Style: gloomy, touching, sentimental, emotional, thought provoking ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: family relations, pregnancy, countryside, artists and showbiz, unfulfillment, love and romance, romance, couples, society, bittersweet, haunted by the past, tragic love ...
Time: 1930s, 30s
Place: ireland, europe
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29%
The Glass Virgin (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
TV show
Story: Set in 1870s England, the story tells of Annabella Lagrange and the terrible secret her wealthy parents have kept from her. When she finally learns the truth, she runs away and eventually finds solace in the company of her family's former ...
Style: serious, realistic, sexual, sexy
Plot: self discovery, coming of age, prostitute, friendship, romance, love and romance, youth, family life, wedding, society, family relations, working class ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s, victorian era
Place: england
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28%
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Vanity Fair (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: This faithful BBC adaptation once again brings William Makepeace Thackeray's classic satirical novel to the screen. Becky Sharp (Natasha Little) is a beautiful, clever and poor girl determined to earn a higher place in society at any cost. The ...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, witty, sincere ...
Plot: manipulation, satire, orphan, couples, high society, social climbing, power relations, life turned upside down, strong female presence, rich and poor, couple relations, social differences ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era
Place: england, europe, london
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28%