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Arde Madrid (2018)
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Arde Madrid (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Madrid, 1961. Ana Mari is single, lame, Francoist and instructor of the Sección Femenina. By order of the dictator Franco, she must go to work as a maid to Ava Gardner's house and spy on her, pretending to be married to Manolo, a hustler who will become the driver of the American actress.
Plot: movie business, women, party, hollywood, dictatorship, actress, glamour, movie star
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: madrid, spain

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Cable Girls (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 50 min.
Story: In 1920s Madrid, four women at the National Telephone Company ring in revolution as they deal with romance, envy and the modern workplace.
Style: captivating, atmospheric, stylized, motivational, romantic
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: women, workplace romance, female friendship, female protagonist, workplace, telephone, love and romance, independence, woman, flapper
Time: 1920s, 20th century
Place: spain
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Velvet (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 43 min.
Story: In 1950s Spain, the heir to a fashion house romances a beautiful seamstress who works for the company, despite the objections of his family.
Style: stylized, captivating, romantic, emotional, sincere
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: impossible love, fashion, wealth, fashion designer, society, seamstress, social differences, male female relationship, workplace romance, gallery, love, dressmaker ...
Time: 1950s, 1960s
Place: spain, europe
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The Holy Innocents (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Somewhere in the spanish country, in the 60s. Paco and his wife Régula are very poor. They work as tenant farmers for a very wealthy landowner. They have 3 children. One is backward. The others can not got to school because the master ...
Style: captivating, realistic
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Place: spain, europe
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Our Friends in the North (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 623 min.
Story: A nine part series depicting the varying fortunes of four friends - Nicky, Geordie, Mary and Tosker - from the optimistic times of 1964 to the uncertainties of 1995. Taking nine pivotal years (1964, 1966, 1967, 1970, 1974, 1979, 1984, 1987, 1995) ...
Plot: friends, politics, friend
Time: 1960s, 1990s
Place: northern england
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The Royal (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Follows the staff and patients of a Yorkshire cottage hospital in the 60s, embroiled in tangled love lives and bitter power struggles.
Style: sincere, emotional, serious, gloomy, touching ...
Plot: hospital, nun, nursing, workplace, power relations, moral dilemma, human nature, doctors and patients, workplace situations, nurse, doctor
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s
Place: england, europe, yorkshire, northern england
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70%
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Granite Flats (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
Story: It's the 1960s. The height of the Cold War. The rural town of Granite Flats, Colorado, suddenly becomes a hotbed for mystery and intrigue. Almost a year after Hershel Jenkins was released from jail, mystery is still a permanent resident in ...
Style: serious, stylized, realistic
Plot: investigation, family relations, crimes, uncover truth, mysterious place, amateur detective, youth, single parent, dishonesty, cold war
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: colorado, usa
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Matar al Padre (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
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Style: ironic, dark humor
Plot: education, parents, family problems, husband wife relationship, friendship
Place: spain, barcelona
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Civil Wars (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Civil Wars is an American legal drama that aired on ABC from November 1991 to March 1993. The series was produced by Steven Bochco, known for his work on NYPD Blue, L.A. Law and Hill Street Blues. After a brief syndicated run on the FX Network in ...
Plot: lawyer, divorce, divorce lawyer, mental health, law firm, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, held at gunpoint, secretary, female lawyer, delivery boy, flirting
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: This is the story of how one of the famous movie roles was cast. The role of Scarlett O'Hara in Gone With the Wind.
Plot: historical event, director, film set, filmmaking, film industry, movie star, casting, film producer, hollywood, party, actor, actress
Time: 1930s
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Breathless (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Story: Hospital drama set in London during the early 1960s, following the staff of a busy gynecology ward at a time when abortion is illegal and the contraceptive pill is only just becoming available to married women.
Style: touching, realistic, serious, stylized
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Old Bridge Secret (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 55 min.
Story: Puenteviejo, 1902. Pepa midwife comes to Puenteviejo to exercise her profession. Her faith leads her to cross paths with Francisca Montenegro, landowner, and stepmother of Carlos Castro, a ex lover of Pepa and father of her child, a boy who was ...
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Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 360 min.
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Time: 1960s
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59%
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Starlet (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
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Style: psychotronic
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Mrs Biggs (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The true story of Charmian Biggs (née Powell), the rebellious product of a strict 1950s upbringing, and her whirlwind romance with Ronald Biggs leading to a descent into crime, most infamously 1963's Great Train Robbery.
Style: serious, stylized, emotional, realistic, touching
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58%
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Sanitka (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: Czechoslovakia
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Time: 1960s
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Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
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Genre: Drama
Country: Norway, Belgium
Duration: 45 min.
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Genre: Drama
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El Censor (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Close-up to the man who censored films during the military dictatorship in Argentina, slightly inspired by the infamous Miguel Paulino Tato.
Plot: censorship, movie business, dictatorship, scissors, homosexual, gay, film making
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Mad Men (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
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Style: atmospheric, serious, stylized, captivating, clever ...
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Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century
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52%
Marcus Welby, M.D. (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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51%
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Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 45 min.
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Place: australia
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47%
Heimat II: A Chronicle of a Generation (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, UK, Spain, Sweden, France, Norway, Finland, Austria, Denmark, Australia
Duration: 532 min.
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Style: atmospheric, serious, sincere, realistic, sentimental ...
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46%
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Any Day Now (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Any Day Now is an American drama series that aired on the Lifetime network from 1998 to 2002. The show stars Annie Potts and Lorraine Toussaint, who are best friends despite the difference in their races. The show's title is taken from the ...
Style: touching, captivating, realistic, serious
Audience: girls' night
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Valley of the Dolls (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Story: An updated adaptation of the Jacqueline Susann novel Valley of the Dolls, which follows the trials and tribulations of several women who live in Southern California.
Plot: seduction, female nudity, betrayal, drugs, blackmail, homosexual, actress, show business, model
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44%
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Lace (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 240 min.
Story: A sex symbol (Phoebe Cates) sets a trap for the trio who abandoned her as a baby, to destroy the one who is her mother.
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Brides of Christ (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia, UK, Ireland
Story: Diane, a young woman growing up in Australia in the mid 1960s, walks away from her fiancé to join a convent after being sure she has a calling to the faith. The Catholic Church and its followers are struggling with huge changes. The Pope has died, ...
Style: touching, sincere, serious, emotional, realistic
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Time: 20th century, 70s, 60s, 1960s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 8.5
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I'll Fly Away (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: I'll Fly Away is an American drama television series set during the late 1950s and early 1960s, in an unspecified Southern U.S. state. It aired on NBC from 1991 to 1993 and starred Regina Taylor as Lilly Harper, a black housekeeper for the ...
Style: thought provoking, sincere, serious, feel good, realistic
Plot: district attorney, civil rights, housekeeper, state affairs, politically correct, interracial relations, civil action, hopes, politics, society, social activist, righting the wronged ...
Time: 1950s, 50s, 60s, 1960s
Place: usa, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%