Movies and TV shows like Boys Over Flowers 2005

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Boys Over Flowers (2005)
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Boys Over Flowers (2005)
Original name: 花より男子
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 Garden and its sequel Meteor Garden II in Taiwan. It also resulted in a sequel Hana Yori Dango Returns and a movie adaptation Hana Yori Dango Final. It was one of the most popular dramas of the year and won many major awards.
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, sincere, sweet, captivating, entertaining, shoujo, romantic, realistic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: high school, youth, teenage love, opposites attract, cinderella story, rich man poor woman, rich and poor, bullying, love and romance, friendship, teenage life, heir, social differences, school bully, teenager, school, relationships, high school life, schoolgirl, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, showdown, girlfriend girlfriend relationship, couple relations, romance, student ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia

Most similar movies to Boys Over Flowers

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, captivating, romantic and touching films and TV series with plots about school, youth, high school, love and romance, romance, teenage life and teenage love mostly in Romance, Comedy and Drama genres. Some movies like Boys Over Flowers: The Heirs (2013), Playful Kiss (2010), Meteor Garden (2018), Meteor Garden (2001), Good Morning Call (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Boys Over Flowers (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 70 min.
TV show
Story: A working class girl winds up at an exclusive prep school. Unassuming high school girl Jan Di stands up to -- and eventually falls for -- a spoiled rich kid who belongs to the school's most powerfu clique.
Style: dorama, touching, sentimental, romantic, sincere ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, date night, teen drama
Plot: high school, opposites attract, cinderella story, teenage life, teenage love, fall in love, friendship, love triangle, high school hunk, teen romance, rich man poor woman, school ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: korea, south korea, asia
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The Heirs (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 55 min.
TV show
Story: Heirs follows a group of privileged, elite high school students as they are groomed to take over their families' business empires. These wealthy students seem to have everything under control–except their love lives. Kim Tan is heir to the ...
Style: semi serious, social, uplifting, intense, humorous ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: high school, love and romance, rich and poor, teenage love, heir, romance, family business, social differences, high school life, rich man poor woman, school, love triangle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Playful Kiss (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 66 min.
TV show
Story: Playful Kiss is a 2010 South Korean romantic-comedy television series, starring Jung So-min and Kim Hyun-joong. It aired on MBC from September 1 to October 21, 2010 on Wednesdays and Thursdays at 21:55 for 16 episodes. It is based on the Japanese ...
Style: feel good, light, semi serious, captivating, touching ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: teenage love, unlikely couple, first love, fall in love, teenage life, unfulfilled love, school, romance, love and romance, opposites attract, brother brother relationship, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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: sweet, romantic, light, sincere, affectionate ...
Audience: teens
Plot: school, friendship, friends, romance, chinese, youth, university, love hate relationship, university student, love and romance, looking for love, couples ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Boys Over Flowers Returns (2007)
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 ...
Style: romantic, sentimental, cynical, humorous, shoujo
Audience: teens
Plot: youth, couple relations, twists and turns, love and romance, fall in love, school, brutality, friends, injustice, teenage girl, life is a bitch, beating
Time: contemporary
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Mischievous Kiss: Love in Tokyo (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 49 min.
TV show
Story: At a high school entrance ceremony, high school student Kotoko Aihara, who isn't that smart, notices pretty boy Naoki Irie. She falls in love with him immediately. Kotoko initially doesn't express her feelings to him, but finally has a ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, light, touching
Audience: teens
Plot: arrogance, teenage love, first love, opposites attract, love and romance, romance, fall in love, teenage life, grownups, love triangle, coming of age, youth ...
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Meteor Garden (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Shan Cai, whose parents are far from wealthy, attends Ying De University, the private school established exclusively for rich students. Besides being looked down by rich classmates, she has angered the leader of F4, Dao Ming Si.
Style: romantic, sentimental, touching
Plot: rich man poor woman, love triangle, romance, teen romance, cinderella story, against the odds, mother son relationship, unlikely relationship, opposites attract, friendship, rich and poor, love ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
F4 Thailand: Boys Over Flowers (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Thailand
TV show
Story: Gorya is a low-class girl will accepted into a prestigious high school attended by the wealthy. The school is was ruled by an elite clique known as the F4, consisting of 4 rich, handsome, and spoiled boys. Gorya is was the only one that stands up to ...
Style: captivating, disturbing, psychological
Plot: rich man poor woman, schoolgirl, teenage love, relationship problems, female protagonist, school, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, teenage girl, high school life, love triangle, teenage life, lifestyle ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Good Morning Call (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 48 min.
TV show
Story: A high school girl finally gets her own apartment, but she has to share it with the most popular boy in school. No one can know they're living together.
Style: light, captivating, humorous, entertaining, dorama ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, school, high school, romance, love triangle, new neighbor, teen romance, love, romantic friendship, friends, girl next door, teenage life ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Hana-Kimi (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 54 min.
TV show
Story: Hanazakari no Kimitachi e: Ikemen Paradise, also known as Ike-para, is a Japanese drama produced by Fuji Television and first aired on July 3, 2007. It is based on the comic by Hisaya Nakajo, published in English as Hana-Kimi. Filming locations ...
Style: light, inspirational, emotional, humorous, talky
Plot: cross dressing, boys' school, friendship, love, rivalry, dormitory, everyday life, athlete's life, frustration, love triangle, high school, private school ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Voice Love (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Yoshioka Yuiko begins the first grade in high school. She gets sick with the cold and stays in bed. At that time, she gets a phone call from class president Matsubara. Yuiko becomes flattered by his kind voice on the phone. The next day, she goes to ...
Style: entertaining, light, romantic, captivating
Plot: school, high school life, middle school, teenage love, love and romance, love story, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, schoolgirl, youth, romantic relationship, relationships, love affair ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Hana yori Dango Final: The Movie (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, sentimental, touching, sincere, disturbing ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: teen romance, first love, romantic rivalry, love and romance, friendship between men, elite, rich man poor woman, jealousy, wedding, temper, schoolgirl, violinist ...
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.3
 954
Cheer Up! (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Despite their harsh educational environment, the cheerleading club has to keep it together for the students' sakes, and their own.
Style: light, captivating, humorous, exciting, disturbing ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: rivalry, high school, confidence, friendship, love and romance, couple relations, korean, school, jealousy, dancing, boarding school, cheerleading ...
Time: contemporary
Place: south korea, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Devil Beside You (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: Devil Beside You is a 2005 Taiwanese drama starring Mike He, Rainie Yang and Kingone Wang. It is based on Japanese manga Akuma de Sourou, The Devil Does Exist, written by Mitsuba Takanashi. It was produced by Comic Ritz International Production with ...
Style: humorous, disturbing, captivating
Plot: love triangle, romance, college life, school, forbidden love, teen romance, teenage love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love and romance, unrequited love, couple relations, love interest ...
Place: taiwan
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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SLiDE (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The exploits of five 17-year-olds smashing their way into adulthood.
Style: sincere, captivating, psychological, humorous, serious ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: coming of age, teenager, friendship, teenage love, best friends, teenage life, youth, jealousy, party, high school, friends, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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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: unusual plot structure, captivating, romantic, visually appealing, psychological ...
Plot: relationships, romance, school, teacher student relationship, mature, high school, obsession, teen romance, couples, unrequited love, couple relations, love interest ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 7.5
 175K
Gossip Girl (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
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: romantic, witty, stylized, talky, serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, teen drama
Plot: high school, popularity, gossip and rumors, friends, teenage love, high school life, lifestyle, youth, love triangle, adolescence, betrayal, school ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
12%
 7.4
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School 2021 (2021)
Genre: Romance, Comedy
Country: South Korea
Duration: 63 min.
TV show
Story: The story of students attending a specialized high school and pursuing their own dreams rather than go off to college. It will delve into how these students learn about love, friendship, the things they like versus the things they’re good at, and ...
Style: entertaining, captivating, semi serious
Plot: school, teen romance, high school life, teenager, adolescence, teenage love, youth, student, teenage life, friendship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, ambitious ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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It Started With a Kiss (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: A live-action television adaptation of the Japanese manga series Itazura na Kiss written by Kaoru Tada.
Style: captivating, sincere, humorous
Plot: high school sweetheart, high school, love affair, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, teenager, teenage love, in love, love story, relationships, teenage life, love and romance, romantic relationship ...
Place: taiwan
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Ouran High School Host Club (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: The story revolves around a highschool girl named Fujioka Haruhi at the prestigious Ouran Academy, who stumbles upon a group of male students who have formed their own club as hosts. Accidentally breaking an antique vase, Haruhi ends up owing the ...
Style: entertaining, disturbing, captivating, semi serious, shoujo ...
Plot: cross dressing, hidden identity, school, school club, mistaken identity, high school life, asian girl, schoolgirl, teenager, teenage life, teenage girl, romance ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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The O.C. (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: The series centers on Ryan Atwood, a troubled youth from a broken home who is adopted by the wealthy and philanthropic Sandy and Kirsten Cohen. Ryan and his surrogate brother Seth, a socially awkward yet quick-witted teenager, deal with life as ...
Style: touching, witty, sad, serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: classmate, sexual activity, troubled teen, social differences, high school life, lifestyle, parents and children, teenage life, social relations, teenage love, college, teenager ...
Time: 2000s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
When We Were Young (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: China
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Summer 1996. While chasing after a bicycle thief, Yang Xi (Wan Peng) hurts her leg and therefore can’t participate in the long-distance run to earn some bonus points for the college entrance exam anymore. When school starts again, Yang Xi not only ...
Style: thought provoking, humorous, light, captivating, disturbing
Plot: school, grownups, confidence, unlikely couple, dream, friendship, love and romance, couple relations, opposites attract, high school, rivalry, teenage love ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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Geek Charming (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Dylan Schoenfield is the pink princess of the upscale Los Angeles Woodlands Academy. She has the coolest boyfriend, the most popular friends, and a brand-new it bag that everyone covets. But when she accidentally tosses her Serge Sanchez bag into a ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, romantic, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick, kids, teen drama
Plot: high school, youth, teenage love, love and romance, opposites attract, teenage life, popularity, high school life, teen romance, social relations, friendship, initially antagonists ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Hot Young Bloods (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 121 min.
Story: A comedy romance movie about the last generation of youths and their passionate romance based in Hongseong, Chungcheong Namdo in the 1980s.
Style: romantic, humorous, feel good, captivating, touching ...
Plot: romance, youth, teenage love, parent child relationship, love triangle, self discovery, romantic triangle, romantic relationship, romantic rivalry, teen romance, teenager, high school ...
Time: 80s
Place: south korea, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
A Walk to Remember (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: When the popular, restless Landon Carter is forced to participate in the school drama production he falls in love with Jamie Sullivan, the daughter of the town's minister. Jamie has a "to-do" list for her life and also a very big ...
Style: touching, romantic, inspirational, sad, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, date night, kids ...
Plot: romance, teenager, opposites attract, terminal illness, love story, cancer, love and romance, first love, true love, fall in love, teenage love, high school ...
Time: 21st century, 2000s, contemporary
Place: north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Boys Over Flowers 2 (2018)
Genre: Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The setting of the drama takes place 10 years after the F4 graduated from Eitoku Academy. Edogawa Oto is the daughter of a former company president. Her life completely changed after their family business went bankrupt. Her fiance is Hase Tenma, the ...
Style: captivating, disturbing, psychological
Audience: teen drama
Plot: school, high school, teenage life, high school life, relationships, schoolgirl, rich and poor, teenager, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, lifestyle, troubled youth, adolescence ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Missions of Love (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: When an inexperienced in love junior high student and secret novelist discovers a popular guy's secrets by reading his notebook, she blackmails him into performing missions of love.
Style: romantic, entertaining, light, captivating, shoujo
Plot: school, romantic relationship, mystery, secret, relationships, couple relations, love and romance, female blackmailer, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love affair, blackmail, romance ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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Dream High (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 70 min.
TV show
Story: Dream High is a South Korean television series broadcast by KBS in 2011. It features miss A's Suzy, Kim Soo-hyun, T-ara's Eunjung, IU and 2PM. The drama was popular among teenagers, and brought in viewership ratings in the 18 to 20 ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, realistic
Audience: teen drama
Plot: teenage life, high school, youth, music industry, music, ambition, friendship, love triangle, musician's life, follow your dream, against the odds, prodigy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Adult Trainee (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: South Korea
TV show
Story: Three different coming-of-age stories from the point of view of the protagonists about how they deal with their realities in high school at the end of their teenage period as Gen Z.
Style: captivating, psychological, entertaining, semi serious, dorama
Plot: romance, school, friendship, lifestyle, adolescence, teenage life, adolescence vs adulthood, multiple storylines, relationships, grownups, teenager, high school ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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Cheeky Girls (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Three teen-aged girlfriends navigate multiple love triangles.
Style: realistic, touching, semi serious, humorous, sexy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, high school life, school, young love, friends, youth, high school, teenage life, teenage crush, teachers and students, family relations, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%