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Single Father (2010)
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Single Father (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Dave is facing the seemingly impossible job of bringing up four kids alone after the sudden death of his wife. And things get even more complicated when he falls in love with his wife's best friend, Sarah. Single Father asks how soon is too soon to fall in love again?
Style: touching, realistic, serious, emotional, sincere, romantic, captivating, entertaining
Plot: accident, fall in love, tragic event, family relations, parents and children, love and romance, family problems, death in the family, loss of loved one, single parent, loss of family member, loss of spouse, father son relationship, single father, male female relationship, couple relations, relationships, love story, romantic friendship, life, kids and family, romantic relationship, father, father and son, in love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: scotland, europe

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, realistic, serious and emotional films and TV series with plots about family relations, love and romance, family problems, parents and children, love affair, couple relations and relationships mostly in Drama, Romance and Crime genres. Some movies like Single Father: Everwood (2002), Prisoners' Wives (2012), Land of Honor (2014), Five Enough (2016), Brothers and Sisters (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Everwood (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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: sentimental, touching, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: family relations, single father, small town, small town life, dysfunctional family, doctor, family problems, parents and children, youth, workplace, bittersweet, crush ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: colorado, usa
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100%
Prisoners' Wives (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Behind every prisoner, there's a wife, girlfriend or mother doing time on the outside. For some it's a nightmare, for others a liberation. Prisoners' Wives - it's time to tell their stories.
Style: emotional, realistic, touching, serious, psychological ...
Plot: prison, couples, social relations, family relations, crimes, parents and children, housewife, coping, female protagonist, strong female presence, couple relations
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
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100%
 7.9
 425
Land of Honor (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Set on horse ranches around Houston, Texas, this Spanish-language telenovela covers the three Gallardo brothers' search for vengeance against the wealthy del Junco family, following the mysterious death of their rodeo-riding sister. The ...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: fall in love, romance, vengeance, rivalry, uncover truth, wooing, family relations, intrigue, love and romance, love affair, forbidden love, moral dilemma ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 7.9
 98
Five Enough (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 70 min.
TV show
Story: Sang-Tae is left with his two children after his wife passes away. Since that time, he lives with his two kids and parents-in-law. He works as a marketing team leader for a fashion brand. Mi-Jung works as an assistant manager at the same fashion ...
Style: entertaining, captivating, humorous, sincere
Plot: generation gap, in love, love affair, coworker, mother daughter relationship, mother son relationship, romantic relationship, couple relations, family problems, family, parents and children, male female relationship ...
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Brothers and Sisters (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Brothers & Sisters is an American television drama series that centers on the Walker family and their lives in Pasadena, California. The series premiered on ABC on September 24, 2006, and aired its final episode on May 8, 2011. It aired, for its ...
Style: serious, touching, sincere, emotional, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: family drama, family relations, family business, mistress, parents and children, siblings relations, couple relations, family life, love and romance, parenthood, jealousy, family problems ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, september 11 2001
Place: california, los angeles, usa, pasadena california
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43%
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Woman (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: The story of mother Bahar, who carries the weight and love of two children in their hearts with enthusiasm in their hearts. Bahar, abandoned by her mother when she was eight years old, later lost her grandma and her father. When she thinks she is ...
Style: captivating, suspense, psychological, entertaining
Plot: love and romance, parents and children, poor family, family relations, life is a bitch, relationships, poverty, kids and family, mother daughter relationship, love story, tragic love, single mother ...
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42%
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Summerland (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Summerland is an American drama television series created by Stephen Tolkin and Lori Loughlin. It is centered on a clothing designer in her 30s, Ava Gregory, raising her niece and nephews after their parents die in a tragic accident. They live in ...
Style: serious, touching, sincere, emotional, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: surfing, death of parent, loss of parent, family relations, love and romance, siblings relations, teenage life, beach, parents and children, family problems, life turned upside down, marijuana ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 3.8
 248
Red Roses (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Rote Rosen is a German telenovela produced by Studio Hamburg Serienwerft Lüneburg and broadcast by Das Erste since November 6, 2006. The show is a complex telenovela, who tells one love story every season about women in their forties.
Style: realistic, emotional, sentimental, captivating, serious
Audience: girls' night
Plot: couple relations, love triangle, love affair, family relations, couples, fall in love, infidelity, parents and children, romance, hotel, love story, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany
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39%
The End of Love (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Mark is a struggling actor stuck between the life he once knew and the one waiting for him. When the mother of his two-year-old son suddenly passes away, Mark is forced to confront his shortcomings. Their fates, now intertwined, hang in the balance ...
Style: touching, sincere, serious, realistic, emotional ...
Plot: family relations, single father, single parent, life turned upside down, family problems, family in crisis, parents and children, death in the family, babies and infants, parent child relationship, father son relationship, baby ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.5
 393
Moving On (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Moving On is a British television series set in contemporary Britain consisting of standalone dramas all sharing the theme of someone going through some kind of change in their life and moving on.
Style: emotional, serious, sincere, realistic, contemplative ...
Plot: introspection, starting over, hopes, life turned upside down, family problems, family relations, redemption, couples, parents and children, couple relations, optimism, change
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Pasión de Gavilanes (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Colombia, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Pasión de Gavilanes is a Colombian telenovela that ran for 188 episodes, from 2003 to 2004. Written by Julio Jiménez, it was produced by RTI Colombia in conjunction with the Telemundo network and with the participation of Caracol TV company. In ...
Style: serious, realistic, emotional, disturbing, romantic ...
Plot: life turned upside down, fall in love, unlikely couple, siblings relations, family relations, romance, vengeance, love and romance, couple relations, older man younger woman relationship, love story, male female relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: colombia, latin america
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34%
Ask God For Forgiveness... Not Me (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: The story of Renata Flores del Angel, a young woman from a wealthy family who falls for Pablo Ramos, the foreman of her father's estate.
Style: captivating, suspense, tense
Plot: forbidden love, couple relations, tragic love, love triangle, love affair, in love, family relations, love interest, family problems, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, fall in love, relationships ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Playing with Fire (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Three prosperous women, including a mother and her daughter, fall for a seductive man in Colombia's Coffee Triangle.
Style: captivating, psychological, disturbing
Plot: romantic triangle, love triangle, romantic rivalry, love and romance, in love, forbidden love, love interest, male female relationship, family problems, mother daughter relationship, love affair, fall in love ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.0
 3K
Casualty (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Casualty, stylised as CASUAL+Y, is a British medical drama television series that airs weekly on BBC One, and the longest-running emergency medical drama television series in the world. Created by Jeremy Brock and Paul Unwin, it was first broadcast ...
Style: captivating, sincere, touching, serious, realistic ...
Plot: hospital, workplace situations, doctors and patients, love and romance, intern, workplace intrigue, workplace romance, medicine, doctor, nurse, children, accident ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 21st century, 90s, contemporary ...
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 7.1
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South Riding (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
TV show
Story: Andrew Davies sparkling adaption of Winifred Holtby's acclaimed novel. Insightful, warm and full of memorable characters, South Riding tells a fraught love story and paints a panaromic portrait of a Yorkshire community in the long aftermath of ...
Style: touching, realistic, emotional, captivating, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love affair, family relations, love and romance, hopes, parents and children, human spirit, society, small town, social relations, strong female presence, high school life, power relations ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s
Place: england, europe, yorkshire, northern england
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Crocodile and the Plover Bird (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: China
TV show
Story: A story about young people hoping to pioneer architectural improvements that will benefit the generations to come. A stone-faced genius meets his opposite and they clash from the start. Hate turns to love between these two people who first meet at ...
Style: romantic, captivating, entertaining
Plot: love affair, romantic relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, environmental issue, architect, love story, fall in love, environmentalism, in love, love and romance, male female relationship, couple relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Venice the Series (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 65 min.
TV show
Story: Venice: The Series is a web series co-produced by and starring American actress Crystal Chappell, and is inspired in part by the "Otalia" storyline on the daytime drama Guiding Light. The series has been broadcast since 2009, and is ...
Style: emotional, realistic, touching, sincere, sentimental ...
Plot: lesbian, lesbianism, family relations, love and romance, gender, lifestyle, gays and lesbians, family life, parents and children, designer, strong female presence, siblings relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.5
 2K
Run (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Four gritty no-holds-barred human stories of the streets, all linked together in some respect.
Style: tense, sincere, emotional, touching, realistic ...
Plot: love and romance, society, love affair, crimes, single parent, parents and children, family relations, theft, debt, unlikely relationship, polish, immigrants
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Romance of Our Parents (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: China
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: An elderly couple looks back on their lives from the time when he was a naval officer who fell in love with a girl from a different background.
Style: captivating, sincere
Plot: love, flashback sequence, couple relations, social differences, male female relationship, couples, elderly, love interest, love and romance, romantic relationship, fall in love, memories ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.8
 163
Talk to Me (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
TV show
Story: Talk to Me is a British television serial, written by writer Danny Brocklehurst, produced by Company Pictures for ITV. The four-part serial began on 10 June 2007 and stars Max Beesley as Mitch Moore, a womanising radio host whose producer is also ...
Style: psychological, captivating, suspense
Plot: love triangle, friendship, extramarital affair, infidelity, cheating wife, horny wife, romantic triangle, love interest, love and romance, love affair, fall in love, family problems ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.8
 2K
The Adopted (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Lisa and Marine live a life of relative companionship together, where the only man permitted into the equation is Lisa’s young son, Leo. However, their simple existence is thrown into disarray when Marie meets and falls in love with Alex, a ...
Style: touching, sentimental, realistic, sincere, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: parents and children, family problems, single parent, love and romance, family relations, haunted by the past, sister sister relationship, strong female presence, men hatred, life turned upside down, family life, fall in love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, lyon
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
One Warm Word (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
TV show
Story: The drama explores the reality and complexities of married life. Eun-jin and Jae-hak, who are married to other people, find themselves attracted to each other. Their marriages become in danger of unraveling, as their affair disrupts the lives of ...
Style: captivating, romantic
Plot: husband wife relationship, marital problem, romantic relationship, male female relationship, relationships, relationship problems, romancing partners, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love story, adultery, family problems, love affair ...
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Life in Squares (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 171 min.
TV show
Story: A story of the close and often fraught relationship between sisters Vanessa Bell and Virginia Woolf.
Style: realistic, emotional, captivating, serious, stylized
Audience: girls' night
Plot: artist, love triangle, rebelliousness, love and romance, couples, family relations, friendship, self discovery, bohemian, poet, sister sister relationship, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 20th century
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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The First Half of My Life (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: China
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: A group of city dwellers who have to make choices about love and career. Based on Hong Kong novelist Yi Shu's novel of the same name.
Style: realistic, dorama, emotional, disturbing, captivating ...
Plot: businessman, life turned upside down, family problems, married couple, human nature, parents and children, family relations, loneliness, couple relations, relationships, love interest, chance meeting ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.0
 430
Leaving (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The forbidden love between a middle-aged family woman and a callow youth working in the same hotel.
Style: sincere, realistic, captivating, serious
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, extramarital affair, age difference, cheating wife, hotel, workplace situations, workplace, family relations, co worker co worker relationship, heterosexuality, young man, married woman ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.7
 2K
Our Life (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Claudio works on a site in the suburbs of Rome. He is madly in love with his wife who is pregnant with their third child. However, a dramatic event comes to upset this simple and happy life. In a rage for life, Claudio energetically fights against ...
Style: emotional, sincere, serious, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: life is a bitch, working class, family in crisis, parents and children, family problems, society, lifestyle, family relations, wife husband relationship, husband wife relationship, brother brother relationship, desperation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.0
 860
Amber (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Ireland
Duration: 52 min.
TV show
Story: The disappearance of 14 year old Amber Bailey sets off a two-year search during which her family will go through unimaginable pressures. As the days, months and years progress the mystery deepens, and strange and terrifying clues come to light, ...
Style: psychological, emotional, realistic, captivating, touching ...
Plot: missing person, missing daughter, parents and children, family relations, family problems, missing child, suburbs, teenage girl, reporter, investigation, crimes, crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ireland, dublin ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Distilling Love (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Film starring Angélica Rivera, Eduardo Yáñez and Sergio Sendel
Style: captivating, romantic, entertaining
Plot: love and romance, love affair, fall in love, love story, in love, rich man, couple relations, male female relationship, rich, romantic relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, relationships ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.6
 338
Alpha Male (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Drama about a family torn apart after the death of its patriarch. Haunted by their father's death, Jack and Elyssa have a fraught relationship with their remarried mother even now they have come of age.
Style: emotional, touching, contemplative, realistic, psychological ...
Plot: family relations, reunion, parents and children, dysfunctional family, death in the family, family problems, estrangement, unfulfillment, family gatherings, brother brother relationship, coming of age, family business ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 5.3
 3K
1001 Nights (2006)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Turkey
Duration: 80 min.
TV show
Story: Sehrazat, a young widow who is financially unable to treat her terminally ill young son, is forced to address to her charming boss, asking for help. The proposal by her boss changes her life forever.
Style: serious, realistic, touching, emotional, disturbing ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: couples, parents and children, moral dilemma, love and romance, wooing, couple relations, single parent, family relations, betrayal, blackmail, leukemia, sick child ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: turkey, istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%