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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: dictatorship, movie star, women, party, hollywood, actress, glamour
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: stylized, atmospheric, motivational, captivating, romantic
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: women, workplace romance, telephone, workplace, female protagonist, love and romance, female friendship, independence, flapper, woman
Time: 1920s, 20th century
Place: spain
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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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FEUD (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Anthology series of famous feuds with the first season based on the legendary rivalry between Bette Davis and Joan Crawford which began early on their careers, climaxed on the set of "Whatever Happened to Baby Jane?" and evolved into an ...
Style: sincere, humorous, melancholic, thought provoking, factual
Plot: feud, hollywood, filmmaking, movie star, woman, aging, actress, jealousy, glory, awards show, family problems, workplace problem ...
Time: 1960s
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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: romantic, captivating, stylized, emotional, sincere
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: impossible love, fashion, seamstress, wealth, social differences, male female relationship, workplace romance, society, fashion designer, dressmaker, gallery, love ...
Time: 1950s, 1960s
Place: spain, europe
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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: serious, emotional, sincere, realistic, touching ...
Plot: hospital, nun, moral dilemma, doctors and patients, workplace situations, workplace, power relations, human nature, nursing, doctor, nurse
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s
Place: england, europe, yorkshire, northern england
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79%
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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: amateur detective, investigation, cold war, single parent, uncover truth, crimes, dishonesty, youth, family relations, mysterious place
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: colorado, usa
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77%
The Scarlett O'Hara War (1980)
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, casting, movie star, film industry, film producer, party, filmmaking, film set, hollywood, actor, actress
Time: 1930s
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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
Plot: rich and poor, family life, peasant, sacrifice, family, servant, poverty, obedience, bird, animal, society, golden years ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: spain, europe
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Conta-me Como Foi (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, History, Romance
Country: Portugal
Duration: 50 min.
Story: "Conta-me Como Foi" is a fiction TV Show adapted from the spanish “Cuentame como pasó” TV Series.
Plot: dictatorship, childhood, poor family
Time: 1960s
Place: portugal
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Harlow (1965)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Loosely based biography of 1930s star Jean Harlow as she begins her climb to stardom. One of two "Harlow" film biographies that appeared in 1965, this one stars Carol Lynley in the title role that begins as Jean Harlow, a bit player in ...
Plot: hollywood, movie star, husband wife relationship, wedding, marriage, impotence, mentor, mother daughter relationship, infidelity, blonde, actress, dying young ...
Time: 1930s
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73%
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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 ...
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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: serious, stylized, realistic, touching
Plot: doctors and patients, hospital, workplace situations, nurse, doctor, abortion, gynecologist, workplace, couple relations, workplace romance, society, couples ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: london, england
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Matar al Padre (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
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Style: dark humor, ironic
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How Soon Is Now? (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 360 min.
Story: How Soon Is Now? is a 2007 Swedish drama television serial directed by Mikael Marcimain. The narrative portrays four people who grow up Gothenburg between 1966 and 1976. The serial was produced for Sveriges Television, from a screenplay by Peter ...
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Time: 1960s
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65%
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Crematorium (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 48 min.
Story: Crematorio is a Spanish TV series written and directed by Jorge Sánchez-Cabezudo. It is based on Rafael Chirbes' novel of the same name.
Style: captivating, serious, realistic
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A dictatorial film director (Finch) hires an unknown actress (Novak) to play the lead role in a planned movie biography of a late, great Hollywood star.
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Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 55 min.
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Place: spain
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Mrs Biggs (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
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Style: serious, emotional, realistic, stylized, touching
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Genre: Drama
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Duration: 45 min.
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Plot: secretary, oil, church, oil rig, period piece, love triangle, oil industry, politics, american abroad, class differences
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Love Child (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Love Child follows the lives of staff at the fictional Kings Cross Hospital and the wild streets of Darlinghurst in the 1960s. Joan Miller is a smart and sophisticated midwife who returns home from London to take a job at the Kings Cross Hospital. ...
Style: emotional, serious, touching, realistic, stylized ...
Audience: girls' night
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Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1969
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60%
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Sanitka (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 660 min.
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Plot: emergency, doctor, ambulance, emigration, violence, death
Time: 1960s
Place: czechoslovakia, prague
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Mad Men (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 47 min.
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Style: atmospheric, serious, stylized, clever, captivating ...
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Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Patricia Neal Story (1981)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The actress (Glenda Jackson) recovers from a 1966 stroke with help from friends and her husband, author Roald Dahl (Dirk Bogarde).
Plot: movie star, marriage, actress, filmmaking
Time: 1960s
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57%
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The Astronaut Wives Club (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
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Style: serious, captivating, realistic
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Time: 20th century, 60s, 1950s, 1960s
Place: usa
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56%
Marcus Welby, M.D. (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Marcus Welby, M.D. is an American medical drama television program that aired on ABC from September 23, 1969, to July 29, 1976. It starred Robert Young as a family practitioner with a kind bedside manner and James Brolin as the younger doctor he ...
Plot: doctor, hospital, medical profession, nurse, medical
Time: 1960s
Place: santa monica california
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54%
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: sincere, serious, touching, realistic, emotional
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Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, 70s
Place: australia
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53%
Heimat II: A Chronicle of a Generation (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, UK, Spain, Sweden, France, Norway, Finland, Austria, Denmark, Australia
Duration: 532 min.
Story: The movie consist of 13 separate episodes each handling a period between 1960 and 1970. The length of these periods varies from one day to some years. It tells the story of a group of people in Munich (mostly music and film students). Every episode ...
Style: epic, serious, captivating, realistic, sentimental ...
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Time: 20th century, 60s, 70s, 1960s
Place: europe, germany, east germany, west germany, munich germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Hollywood Wives (1985)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 270 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: director, movie star, decadence, actor, evil twin, talent agent, struggling actor, lawyer, seduction, murder, sex, daughter ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Cloudstreet (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Story: Cloudstreet is an Australian television drama miniseries for the Showcase subscription television channel, which first screened from 22 May 2011, in three parts. It is an adaptation of Cloudstreet, an award-winning novel by Australian author Tim ...
Style: epic, stylized, serious, atmospheric, emotional ...
Plot: working class, family life, hopes, family relations, starting over, destiny, cause and meaning, society, change of luck, foreknowledge, working class family, rowboat ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 50s, 60s, 1950s ...
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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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, serious, realistic, captivating
Audience: girls' night
Plot: female friendship, civil rights, best friends, interracial relations, social issues, friends, coming of age, couple relations, friendship, parents and children, society, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 21st century, 60s, 1960s ...
Place: alabama, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%