Movies and TV shows like Soul Food 2000

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Soul Food (2000)
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Soul Food (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
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 Tillman's childhood experiences growing up in Wisconsin, and is a continuation of his successful 1997 film of the same name. Having aired for 74 episodes, it is the longest running drama with a predominantly black cast in the history of North American prime-time television.
Style: sentimental, humorous, semi serious, sincere, touching, realistic, talky
Plot: family relations, parents and children, family life, siblings relations, family feud, love and romance, family values, couples, family tradition, hopes, couple relations, parents separation, sister sister relationship, human spirit, strong female presence, love, lawyer, african american, female lawyer, black family, black romance, separated
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 90s, 2000s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: chicago illinois, illinois, usa

Most similar movies to Soul Food

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, touching, sentimental and sincere films and TV series with plots about parents and children, family relations, couples, family life, love and romance, couple relations and family problems mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like Soul Food: Venice the Series (2009), Judging Amy (1999), Old Cats (2010), The Lizzie Bennet Diaries (2012), Sisters (1991). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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: realistic, emotional, touching, serious, sentimental ...
Plot: lesbianism, lesbian, family relations, love and romance, strong female presence, designer, lifestyle, gays and lesbians, gender, family life, parents and children, siblings relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
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Judging Amy (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Judging Amy is an American television drama that was telecast from September 19, 1999, through May 3, 2005, on CBS-TV. This TV series starred Amy Brenneman and Tyne Daly. Its main character is a judge who serves in a family court, and in addition to ...
Style: realistic, sincere, sentimental, serious, touching
Plot: family relations, judge, legal, parents and children, starting over, love and romance, couples, living with parents, courtroom drama, single mother, female judge, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: 90s, contemporary, 20th century, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
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Old Cats (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Isidora, an old woman, discovers that her mind is quickly deteriorating. At an apparently relaxed dinner table, she will desperately try to hide her state from her daughter, a demanding woman who awaits any sign of senility in order to take way ...
Style: sentimental, talky, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: family problems, couples, estrangement, family relations, introspection, redemption, mental illness, parents and children, golden years, hopes, disagreement, family feud ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chile, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
Tyler Perry's If Loving You Is Wrong (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: sentimental, semi serious, humorous, realistic, captivating
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love and romance, starting over, looking for love, family relations, friendship, couple relations, parents and children, couples, family problems, marriage, relationships, male female relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
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The Lizzie Bennet Diaries (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 3 min.
TV show
Story: Elizabeth "Lizzie" Bennet is a mass communications graduate student still living at home with her parents and two sisters, the sweet, timid Jane and rebellious, party-loving Lydia. With the help of her friend Charlotte Lu, she starts a ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, feel good, melancholic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: couples, sister sister relationship, love and romance, wooing, looking for love, siblings relations, heir, family life, parents and children, family relations, best friends, young man ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
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Sisters (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Sisters is an Emmy Award-winning television drama which aired on NBC for six seasons, from 1991 to 1996. The series was created by Ron Cowen and Daniel Lipman, who also created the Showtime series Queer as Folk and wrote the acclaimed Emmy and ...
Style: serious, realistic, talky, sentimental, touching ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: family relations, phone sex, lesbian mother, gender, strong female presence, bittersweet, family life, parents and children, siblings relations, couples, snobbism, family problems ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
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Life Goes On (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Life Goes On is a television series that aired on ABC from September 12, 1989, to May 23, 1993. The show centers on the Thatcher family living in suburban Chicago: Drew, his wife Elizabeth, and their children Paige, Rebecca, and Charles, who is ...
Style: serious, touching, sentimental, realistic, contemplative
Audience: family outing
Plot: family relations, misfit, protective parent, parents and children, americana, teenage life, family life, mentally challenged, young lovers, youth, living with parents, couples ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
Lincoln Heights (2006)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Lincoln Heights is an American family drama television series about Eddie Sutton, a Mission Vista police officer who moves his family back to his old neighborhood, Lincoln Heights, to start a new life and to help out his old neighborhood. It is a ...
Style: realistic, touching, serious, sincere
Plot: homecoming, workplace, family relations, african american, parents and children, love and romance, siblings relations, family values, new job, marital problem, high school student, black family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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Child (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: Being the daughter of a prostitute mother, Akca gives up her motherhood in order to give her child a better future. The bride of a wealthy family, Sule promises to be a mother to Akca's baby for a lifetime. She looks at the baby she named Efe ...
Style: realistic, touching, captivating, sentimental
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: siblings relations, love and romance, intrigue, family problems, couples, ambition, family life, love affair, family relations, parents and children, couple relations, mansion ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
The Year of Getting to Know Us (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A commitment-phobic man reunites with his estranged, ailing father and comes to terms with his own childhood.
Style: realistic, touching, humorous, semi serious, offbeat
Plot: dysfunctional family, hopes, homecoming, family problems, couples, couple relations, parents and children, family relations, family life, estrangement, love and romance, eccentric family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
The Magnetic Tree (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain, Chile
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A young boy returns to his birth country, Chile, after a long absence. The house in the country where he lived with his family is up for sale and they all gather to bid the place farewell. Their visit to the "magnetic tree", a local ...
Style: surreal, sincere, touching, atmospheric, talky ...
Plot: family life, family relations, homecoming, parents and children, road not taken, siblings relations, unfulfilled love, love and romance, unfulfillment, family gatherings, female director
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: latin america, chile
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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Lucky 7 (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: What would you do if you won the lottery? How would it change your life? Follow a group of seven gas station employees in Queens, New York, who have been chipping into a lottery pool for years, never thinking they'd actually win. They need to ...
Style: serious, touching, realistic, captivating
Plot: lottery, family relations, workplace, working class, couple relations, parents and children, society, change of luck, bittersweet, gas station, siblings relations, life turned upside down ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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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: realistic, touching, sentimental, sincere, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: family problems, love and romance, single parent, parents and children, family relations, haunted by the past, sister sister relationship, men hatred, life turned upside down, strong female presence, love affair, family life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, lyon
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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: touching, serious, sincere, emotional, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: family relations, family business, parents and children, siblings relations, mistress, family problems, parenthood, jealousy, love and romance, couple relations, family life, brother sister relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, september 11 2001
Place: california, los angeles, usa, pasadena california
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
30 Degrees in February (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: ​From International Emmy Award-winning writer Anders Weidemann, compelling ten-part drama 30 Degrees in February follows a group of Swedes who've left the snow and cold of Scandinavia for the warm, sandy beaches of Thailand in the dead of ...
Style: realistic, touching, serious, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: starting over, family life, hopes, immigrants, society, culture clash, parents and children, human nature, follow your dream, self discovery, unfulfillment, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: thailand, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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Noel (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Christmas Eve in New York, and the lonely divorced publisher, Rose Collins, needs a miracle to improve the health of her mother, interned in a hospital with Alzheimers. She feels sorry for another patient and meets his visitor. Meanwhile, Nina ...
Style: touching, humorous, emotional, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: christmas, parents and children, love and romance, hopes, angel, couple relations, jealousy, christmas eve, hospital, depression, father son relationship, christmas party ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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Outnumbered (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Partly-improvised sitcom looking at the trials and tribulations of bringing up three young children - a regal five-year-old girl with a talent for interrogation, a seven-year-old boy who could fib for Britain and an 11-year-old who is gearing up for ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching ...
Plot: couples, family life, couple relations, parenthood, parents and children, everyday life, youth, family relations, precocious child, parenting, responsibility, alzheimer's disease ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Common Ground (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain, Argentina
Duration: 108 min.
Story: In Buenos Aires, a few days before traveling to Spain with his beloved wife Liliana Rovira to visit their son Pedro, the leftist Literature professor Fernando Robles is compulsory retired in the University, and he concludes that it is impossible to ...
Style: sentimental, realistic, touching, sincere, clever ...
Plot: destiny, family relations, love and romance, couples, family life, college, unemployment, family in crisis, family problems, human nature, parents and children, starting over ...
Time: contemporary
Place: argentina, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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The Big C (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A suburban mother faces her cancer diagnosis while trying to find humor and happiness as well.
Style: humorous, sentimental, sincere, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: terminal illness, teacher, fighting illness, dying, cancer, human spirit, hopes, couple relations, parents and children, family relations, life is a bitch, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, connecticut
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Wild at Heart (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 47 min.
TV show
Story: The Trevanion family decide to make a fresh start and emigrate to South Africa to set up an animal reserve.
Style: sincere, sentimental, realistic, serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: starting over, family business, family life, couples, workplace situations, family problems, workplace, parents and children, fish out of water, veterinarian, owner, wilderness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: south africa, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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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: realistic, sentimental, touching, serious, sincere ...
Audience: teen drama
Plot: family relations, small town, small town life, doctor, dysfunctional family, single father, parents and children, family problems, bittersweet, crush, fall in love, family life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: colorado, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
A Day Late and a Dollar Short (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When irascible matriarch Viola Price learns that her next asthma attack will likely kill her, she is determined to fix her fractured family before she leaves this world.
Style: emotional, realistic, sentimental, captivating, uplifting ...
Plot: parents and children, family relations, family problems, estrangement, dysfunctional family, hopes, aging, love, asthma, elderly, righting the wronged, siblings relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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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, realistic, sincere, emotional
Audience: teens
Plot: surfing, family relations, love and romance, siblings relations, teenage life, beach, family problems, life turned upside down, parents and children, marijuana, childhood, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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World Traveler (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: After hitting the road a man encounters characters that make him realize the importance of family.
Style: realistic, touching, road movie, captivating, semi serious ...
Plot: midlife crisis, obsessive quest, starting over, introspection, self discovery, family problems, society, love and romance, family in crisis, couple relations, parents and children, family life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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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: serious, sincere, emotional, realistic, gloomy ...
Plot: starting over, introspection, family problems, family relations, hopes, life turned upside down, couples, optimism, parents and children, redemption, couple relations, change
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
One Life to Live (1968)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: One Life to Live is an American soap opera broadcast on television for more than 43 years on the ABC network, from July 15, 1968, to January 13, 2012, and on the internet as a web series on Hulu and iTunes via The Online Network since April 29, ...
Style: emotional, sentimental, serious, sincere, saga ...
Plot: love and romance, family life, friendship, parents and children, couple relations, family problems, infidelity, family feud, family relations, borderline personality disorder, intrigue, rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 70s, 90s, 21st century ...
Place: pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Queen Sugar (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The series follows the life of two sisters, Nova Bordelon and Charley Bordelon, who, with her teenage son Micah moves to the heart of Louisiana to claim an inheritance from her recently departed father - an 800-acre sugarcane farm.
Style: serious, realistic, touching, sentimental, sincere
Plot: farm, sugarcane, life turned upside down, family relations, power relations, parents and children, interracial relations, society, social relations, single parent, rivalry, ambition ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: louisiana, usa, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Providence (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Providence is an American television drama series that aired on NBC starring Melina Kanakaredes. The show ran for five seasons from January 8, 1999 until December 20, 2002.
Style: sentimental, touching, realistic, serious, atmospheric ...
Plot: family relations, small town, family life, siblings relations, parents and children, love and romance, family problems, living with parents, homecoming, small town life, looking for love, hometown ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, 90s, contemporary, 2000s
Place: rhode island, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The Best Day of My Life (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The Best Day of My Life is the story of a dysfunctional family as seen through the eyes of young Chiara (Maria Luisa De Crescenzo) who is about to receive her first communion. The family includes matriarch Irene (Virna Lisi) and her three grown up ...
Style: realistic, touching, humorous, sentimental, captivating ...
Plot: family relations, love and romance, youth, society, family problems, couples, religions or cults, marital discord, gay, male female relationship, relationships, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Tim Alexander's A Mother's Love (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Regina Reynolds is a strong black woman in the truest sense -- but her taste for the good life doesn't necessarily include her husband, Marcus, or her daughter, Monica. It's going to take a mother's unconditional love to pray Regina ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, sentimental, entertaining ...
Plot: parents and children, family life, couples, family problems, dysfunctional family, couple relations, family relations, marriage, black romance, lifestyle change, black woman, woman ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%