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When Calls The Heart (2014)
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When Calls The Heart (2014)
Original name: When Calls the Heart
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Elizabeth Thatcher, a young school teacher from a wealthy Eastern family, migrates from the big city to teach school in a small coal mining town in the west.
Style: sentimental, touching, realistic, serious, light, romantic, captivating, entertaining
Plot: teacher, upscale, small town, character change, lifestyle change, christianity, social relations, instructor, female protagonist, power relations, belief, diary, couple relations, rich and poor, love and romance, love affair, relationships, pride, wealthy family, love story, male female relationship, romantic relationship, fall in love, in love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: usa, canada

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, touching, serious and sentimental films and TV series with plots about love and romance, family relations, fall in love, small town, couple relations, social relations and love affair mostly in Drama, Romance and Family genres. Some movies like When Calls The Heart: Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman (1993), Hart of Dixie (2011), Little House on the Prairie (1974), When Hope Calls (2019), October Road (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman (1993)
Genre: Drama, Family, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman is an American Western drama series created by Beth Sullivan and starring Jane Seymour who plays Dr. Michaela "Mike" Quinn, a physician who leaves Boston in search of adventure in the American West and who settles ...
Style: touching, sentimental, realistic, serious, medical drama
Audience: family outing
Plot: family values, doctors and patients, old west, female doctor, small town, parents and children, couple relations, society, love and romance, interracial relations, american indian, children ...
Time: 19th century
Place: colorado, usa
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100%
When Calls the Heart (2013)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Family, Horror, Romance
Country: Canada, Romania, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Elizabeth Thatcher, a cultured young teacher in 1910, fears leaving her comfortable world in the city. But when she accepts a teaching position in a frontier town, she finds new purpose and love with a handsome Royal Canadian Mountie.
Style: serious, sentimental, touching, realistic
Plot: small town, teacher, ambition, workplace situations, hopes, workplace, love and romance, misfit, power relations, fall in love, americana, fish out of water ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: canada, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.7
 50K
Hart of Dixie (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: New Yorker Zoe Hart has it all figured out - after graduating top of her class from medical school, she'll follow in her father's footsteps and become a cardio-thoracic surgeon. But when her dreams fall apart, Zoe decides to work at a ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, light, romantic, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: small town, small town life, female doctor, lifestyle change, young woman, social relations, lifestyle, doctor, doctors and patients, newcomer, neighbor, fish out of water ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: alabama, usa, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Little House on the Prairie (1974)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Little House on the Prairie is an American Western drama television series, starring Michael Landon, Melissa Gilbert, and Karen Grassle, about a family living on a farm in Walnut Grove, Minnesota, in the 1870s and 1880s.
Style: sentimental, sincere, touching, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: farm, americana, family life, small town, parents and children, family relations, family, love and romance, small town life, romance, teachers and students, siblings relations ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s, 1880s, 1870s
Place: minnesota, kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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When Hope Calls (2019)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
TV show
Story: The story of sisters Lillian and Grace who open an orphanage in the 1916 Western town of Brookfield. Caught between the traditions of cattle ranchers and the ambitions of a growing town, they strive to find romance and happiness while overcoming the ...
Style: sincere, light, serious, touching, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, teen drama
Plot: children's home, family drama, two sisters, sister sister relationship, romance, sisters, mentor, family bonds, family, couple relations, sibling relationship, orphan ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.4
 4K
October Road (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: When Nick Garrett was 18, he packed up his truck and said goodbye for a summer road trip that turned into 10 years of being away. He has since become a literary celebrity in New York, living off the fame and fortune of his best-selling novel and ...
Style: sentimental, touching, serious, realistic
Plot: small town, old friend, hometown, mystery, love and romance, homecoming, writer's life, parenthood, success, family relations, teacher, friendship between men ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, massachusetts, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.6
 31K
North & South (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 235 min.
TV show
Story: North & South is a British television drama serial, produced by the BBC and originally broadcast in four episodes on BBC One in November and December 2004. It follows the story of Margaret Hale, a young woman from southern England who has to ...
Style: touching, sincere, serious, captivating, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: initially antagonists, social differences, love and romance, couple relations, fall in love, rich and poor, prejudice, unlikely couple, love affair, romance, young woman, pride and honor ...
Time: victorian, 19th century, victorian era, 1850s
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.5
 13K
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
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 8.3
 9K
Cranford (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 469 min.
TV show
Story: In the 1840s, Cranford is ruled by the ladies. They adore good gossip; and romance and change is in the air, as the unwelcome grasp of the Industrial Revolution rapidly approaches their beloved rural market-town.
Style: sincere, atmospheric, clever, stylized, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: small town life, aristocracy, small town, social differences, family relations, class differences, love and romance, high society, society, family life, social relations, maid ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era, 1840s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Straight From the Heart (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Jordan Donavan, a photographer in New York, is so disappointed when after five years of going steady Edward Morgan offers her not marriage but just to move in with him, that she accepts the match-making arranged via a magazine by her female friend ...
Style: semi serious, sentimental, touching, humorous, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: fish out of water, opposites attract, romance, love and romance, couples, male female relationship, marriage proposal, relationships, tragic love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love story, love triangle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: wyoming, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Love's Unending Legacy (2007)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Missie three years later: being a single mother after her husband Willie was shot during a poker scuffle. She and Maddy move back in with her parents Clark and Marty. She finds a new home, and finds a new teaching position that she settles right ...
Style: uplifting, serious, touching, sentimental, emotional ...
Plot: adoption, orphan, family relations, starting over, optimism, social relations, parents and children, fall in love, single parent, romance, hopes, love and romance ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Love Takes Wing (2009)
Genre: Family, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Belinda Simpson is now a doctor in a small Missouri town where an unknown plague is spreading fear and resentment amoung the townspeople. One local resident thinks the illness was spread from the town orphanage and wants to see it shut down. Belinda ...
Style: uplifting, touching, serious, sentimental, emotional ...
Plot: plague, small town, love and romance, love affair, child illness, old west, small town life, friendship, romance, fall in love, doctors and patients, friends ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Thorn Birds (1983)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 460 min.
TV show
Story: This mini series covers 60 years in the lives of the Cleary family, brought from New Zealand to Australia to run their aunt Mary Carson's ranch. The story centers on their daughter, Meggie, and her love for the family's priest, Father ...
Style: sentimental, touching, family saga, emotional, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: forbidden love, catholic priest, couple relations, tragic love, destiny, clergy, older man younger woman relationship, love and romance, hopes, priest, catholic church, romance ...
Time: 50s, 40s, 1920s, 30s, 60s ...
Place: australia, vatican
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Children of a Lesser God (1986)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: James is a new speech teacher at a school for the deaf. He falls for Sarah, a pupil who decided to stay on at the school rather than venture into the big bad world. She shuns him at first, refusing to read his lips and only using signs. Will her ...
Style: touching, realistic, sincere, uplifting, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: sign language, teacher, romance, disability, deafness, couple relations, couples, communication problem, opposites attract, love and romance, love, deaf ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new england, usa, maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.8
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Christy (1994)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Christy is an American historical fiction drama series which aired on CBS from April 1994 to August 1995, for twenty episodes. Christy was based on the novel Christy by Catherine Marshall, the widow of Senate chaplain Peter Marshall. The novel had ...
Style: touching, serious, realistic
Plot: family relations, social relations, hopes, society, love and romance, mountain, moral dilemma, small town, idealism, love triangle, small town life, school ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s
Place: tennessee, usa, north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 7.8
 6K
Chasing Life (2014)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: April is a smart aspiring journalist in her 20s who tries to balance her ambitious career with her family, which includes her widowed mom, rebellious little sister, and her grandmother. We meet April at a pivotal moment in her life: she's ...
Style: touching, serious, realistic, sincere, romantic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: family relations, journalist, terminal illness, cancer, fighting illness, coping, life turned upside down, love and romance, life is a bitch, dying, ambitious, health situation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: massachusetts, usa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 5.4
 853
Fatih Harbiye (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Turkey
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: The main character is a girl who lives in the suburbs of Istanbul. All her thoughts together about how to get out of poverty and miserable life and enter the socialite. Girl walking ...
Style: captivating, romantic
Plot: rich and poor, love triangle, love and romance, relationships, male female relationship, relationship problems, romantic relationship, wealthy family, high society, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love interest, couple relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 6.9
 370
Wild at Heart (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Mexico
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Corazón indomable is a Mexican telenovela produced by Nathalie Lartilleux for Televisa. It is a remake of Marimar, produced in 1994, and starring Thalía and Eduardo Capetillo. Ana Brenda Contreras and Daniel Arenas star as the protagonists, while ...
Style: romantic, captivating, entertaining
Plot: couple relations, rich and poor, changing lives, love and romance, relationships, character change, businesswoman, business, drastic change of life, lifestyle change, male female relationship, fall in love ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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The Girl Who Invented Kissing (2017)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A nameless, pill-popping drifter girl steps off a bus and into a New Jersey neighborhood bar owned by two middle-age brothers, Jimmy & Victor. She quickly befriends older brother, Victor––a good-natured lummox whose mind was affected by a ...
Style: captivating, light, romantic, entertaining
Plot: drifter, small town, love and romance, love story, love affair, romantic triangle, couple relations, in love, relationships, romantic relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, fall in love ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
I Named Her Feriha (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Turkey
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: Adını Feriha Koydum is a Turkish television drama series produced by Med Yapım. The series broadcast on Show TV and it is written by duo Melis Civelek and Sırma Yanık.
Style: romantic, serious, bad ending, surprise ending, touching ...
Plot: intrigue, love and romance, family relations, jealousy, mystery, unlikely couple, friends, relationship problems, rich and poor, love story, male female relationship, love interest ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
More Than Friends (2020)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 70 min.
TV show
Story: Due to a misunderstanding, Lee Soo and Kyung Woo Yeon have held a crush on each other for over 10 years. Lee Soo works as a photographer and he is attractive. He is also mistaken for a model many times. Kyung Woo Yeon works as a calligrapher. She ...
Style: captivating, light, romantic, entertaining
Plot: misunderstanding, male female relationship, love and romance, couple relations, love affair, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love story, in love, fall in love, love interest, romantic relationship, couples ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
Lovestruck in the City (2020)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Heart stolen by a free-spirited woman after a beachside romance, a passionate architect sets out to reunite with her on the streets of Seoul.
Style: romantic, light, captivating, psychological, sincere ...
Plot: love, love story, in love, love affair, love and romance, relationships, male female relationship, romantic relationship, couple relations, couples, lovers reunited, love interest ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
Love to the End (2018)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: South Korea
TV show
Story: When she was a teenager, Han Ka Young's father's company went bankrupt. As a result, her parents then divorced. Because of her difficult situation, Han Ka Young has taken care of the housework and her family since her teenage years. ...
Style: captivating, romantic, entertaining
Plot: ex couple relations, romantic relationship, male female relationship, love and romance, cons and scams, ex boyfriend, in love, relationships, fall in love, ex husband ex wife relationship, love affair, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
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 6.7
 2K
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: realistic, serious, touching, sentimental, atmospheric ...
Plot: family relations, small town, family problems, love and romance, siblings relations, parents and children, family life, living with parents, looking for love, homecoming, small town life, hometown ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, 90s, contemporary, 2000s ...
Place: rhode island, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.3
 533
Ingles (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Venezuela
Duration: 46 min.
TV show
Story: A Venezuelan soap opera about a loving overweight woman(mi gorda bella) who has to over come the obstacles life has placed to be with her true love
Style: romantic, light, captivating, entertaining
Plot: fat girl, coping, relationships, love and romance, love story, in love, male female relationship, true love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love interest, obesity, problem solving ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
 8.5
 4K
Avonlea (1990)
Genre: Drama, Adventure, Family, Mystery, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: After her father is accused of embezzlement, wealthy Sara Stanley is sent to live with her deceased mother's relatives on Prince Edward Island. While there, she must adjust to life in the small rural town of Avonlea, learn to cope with her ...
Style: sentimental, touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, family outing
Plot: family life, heroine, parents and children, small town, teacher, small town life, friendship, mischievous children, countryside, friends, marriage, couple relations ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century, turn of the century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
 6.9
 2K
Cedar Cove (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Judge Olivia Lockhart is considered the community's guiding light in the picturesque, coastal town of Cedar Cove, Washington. But like everyone else, Olivia fights the uphill battle of balancing career with family and finding love, all the ...
Style: sentimental, sincere, serious, realistic, touching ...
Plot: relationship vs career, small town, courtroom, family relations, love and romance, looking for love, small town life, social relations, rivalry, legal, loss of son, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, seattle, washington d.c., washington state
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
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
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
Degrassi High (1987)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Degrassi Junior High is a Canadian CBC Television teen drama series that was produced from 1987-1989 as part of the Degrassi series. The show followed the lives of a group of students attending the titular fictional school. Many episodes tackled ...
Style: sentimental, touching, sincere, realistic, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage love, high school life, friendship, looking for love, family relations, friends, youth, teenage life, love and romance, social relations, society, family life ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 1990s, 90s
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
 7.9
 406
Our Town (2003)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Our Town is a three-act play by American playwright Thornton Wilder. It is a character story about an average town's citizens in the early twentieth century as depicted through their everyday lives. Using metatheatrical devices, Wilder sets the ...
Style: touching, sentimental, emotional, serious
Plot: family relations, small town, family life, americana, small town life, bittersweet, love and romance, romance, family problems, couples, social relations, funeral ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century, 1910s
Place: new england, new hampshire, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%