Movies and TV shows like Succession

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Succession (2018)
 8.8
 146K
Succession (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The lives of the Roy family as they contemplate their future once their aging father begins to step back from the media and entertainment conglomerate they control.
Style: captivating, emotional, inspirational, disturbing, tense, stylized
Plot: wealth, family business, betrayal, business, patriarchy, ceo, dysfunctional family, dysfunctional relationship, businessman, parents and children, rivalry, family relations, father son relationship, employee employee relationship, family, inheritance, corporation, intrigue, heir, workplace intrigue, company, megacorporation, society, legacy, powerful corporation ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: new york, usa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, realistic, serious and disturbing films and TV series with plots about family relations, family business, parents and children, family problems, rivalry, dishonesty and intrigue mostly in Drama, Romance and Western genres. Some movies like Succession: Billions (2016), Dynasty (2017), Yellowstone (2018), Dallas (2012), Greenleaf (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 8.4
 94K
Billions (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A complex drama about power politics in the world of New York high finance. Shrewd, savvy U.S. Attorney Chuck Rhoades and the brilliant, ambitious hedge fund king Bobby "Axe" Axelrod are on an explosive collision course, with each using ...
Style: captivating, thought provoking, suspense, political, intellectual ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: rivalry, stock exchange, corruption, investor, money, ambition, twists and turns, stock market, businessman, life philosophy, family relations, wall street ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york
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86%
 7.2
 23K
Dynasty (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: The reboot follows two of America’s wealthiest families, the Carringtons and the Colbys, as they feud for control over their fortune and their children focusing on Fallon Carrington, the daughter of billionaire Blake Carrington, and her soon-to-be ...
Style: artsy, captivating, cynical, reboot
Audience: teens
Plot: rich, intrigue, rivalry, family business, family relations, twists and turns, love triangle, homosexual, brother sister relationship, father daughter relationship, gay, women ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, atlanta
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 8.7
 132K
Yellowstone (2018)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Follow the violent world of the Dutton family, who controls the largest contiguous ranch in the United States. Led by their patriarch John Dutton, the family defends their property against constant attack by land developers, an Indian reservation, ...
Style: scenic, suspense, sad, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: family business, ranch, cowboy, family relations, rivalry, death, society, old west, dishonesty, crimes, violence, tv show ...
Time: 19th century, 2020s, 2010s, 21st century
Place: usa, montana
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.2
 11K
Dallas (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: J.R., Bobby and Sue Ellen Ewing are all back at Southfork, with plenty of secrets, schemes and betrayals in mind. This time, they're joined by the next generation of Ewings, who take ambition and deception to a new level.
Style: realistic, captivating, serious, stylized, erotic ...
Plot: family business, betrayal, family relations, parents and children, family feud, family secret, oil industry, intrigue, rivalry, ambition, dishonesty, family problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, southern usa, usa, dallas texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 7.5
 5K
Greenleaf (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The unscrupulous world of the Greenleaf family and their sprawling Memphis megachurch, where scandalous secrets and lies are as numerous as the faithful. Born of the church, the Greenleaf family love and care for each other, but beneath the surface ...
Style: emotional, tense, disturbing, captivating, talky ...
Plot: family, church, religion, family secret, bishop, estranged daughter, intrigue, family relations, getting home, love and romance, family problems, murder mystery ...
Place: memphis
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
A Place to Call Home (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A mysterious woman is perched between the harsh legacy of World War II and the hope of a new life in Australia. A sweeping romantic drama set in 1950s rural Australia following the lives of the Blighs, a wealthy and complicated pastoralist family, ...
Style: emotional, captivating, serious, stylized, realistic ...
Plot: love affair, family relations, family life, love and romance, society, starting over, social differences, forbidden love, mysterious character, family secret, nurse, male female relationship ...
Time: 50s, 20th century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.7
 1K
Blue (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Blue is a mother with a secret life. She'll do anything to keep it from her son. But her past has other plans.
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, tense, psychological ...
Plot: parents and children, single parent, double life, family relations, protecting from truth, financial problem, sexuality, society, haunted by the past, family problems, dishonesty, sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.0
 4K
Grand Hotel (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: A bold, provocative upstairs/downstairs drama set at the last family-owned hotel in multicultural Miami Beach. Wealthy and beautiful guests bask in luxury, but scandals, escalating debt and explosive secrets hide beneath the picture-perfect exterior.
Style: emotional, captivating, light, entertaining, romantic
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: intrigue, family relations, unlikely couple, secrets, secret, family business, love and romance, parents and children, latin, hotel, deep south, soap
Time: 21st century
Place: miami, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Unauthorized Living (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 75 min.
TV show
Story: When a Galician shipper and drug lord hiding his Alzheimer's disease plans to retire, his second-in-command plots to steal the empire from the heir.
Style: emotional, suspenseful, inspirational, captivating, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ambition, business, family, father son relationship, alzheimer's disease, rivalry, brutality, fight, heir, dealer, parents and children, dishonesty ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.6
 123
Heart of Greed (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: An abalone that has been passed on for generations. A legacy of a hundred million dollars that everybody wants a share. "Heart of Greed" is a story of a renowned sea-products retailer and a big traditional family, in which there are those ...
Style: captivating, disturbing, sincere, psychological
Plot: wealthy family, family business, ambition, ambitious man, family, business, eccentric family, businessman, family relations, relationships, kids and family, lifestyle ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.2
 2K
Filthy Rich (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: When the patriarch of a mega-rich Southern family, famed for creating a wildly successful Christian television network, dies in a plane crash, his wife and family are stunned to learn that he fathered three illegitimate children, all of whom are ...
Style: light, cynical, ironic, christian film
Plot: rich, businessman, family relations, secret, family business, rivalry, intrigue, escapades, brother sister relationship, feud, vengeance, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.3
 58
La Herencia (2022)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: After the death of their adoptive father, the five Del Monte brothers discover their inheritance is at risk when a secret biological daughter arrives at their family ranch to claim her birthright.
Style: disturbing, tense, captivating
Plot: intrigue, inheritance, betrayal, family relations, heiress, family, family problems, eccentric family, brother brother relationship, dysfunctional family, mysterious girl, ranch ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.8
 5K
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, sincere, sentimental ...
Plot: sugarcane, farm, power relations, parents and children, life turned upside down, family relations, society, social relations, single parent, ambition, rivalry, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, louisiana, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.4
 499
The Return (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
TV show
Story: La Patrona is a Spanish-language telenovela produced by United States-based television network Telemundo Studios, Miami and Mexican Argos Comunicación. The telenovela is a remake of the Venezuelan telenovela La Dueña, written by José Ignacio ...
Style: emotional, sentimental, captivating, serious, realistic
Plot: family business, workplace, love affair, fall in love, social differences, parents and children, family relations, intrigue, dishonesty, love and romance, workplace romance, society ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Dirty Sexy Money (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: The Darling family's obscene wealth and enormous power makes them easy targets for their rivals, enemies, and the tabloids. Patriarch Tripp uses his money and influence to shield his five adult children from the prying eyes of the world. As ...
Style: sexy, realistic, serious, talky, sexual ...
Audience: teens
Plot: wealthy family, lawyer, hot and sexy, dysfunctional family, family problems, dedicated lawyer, lifestyle, family life, eccentric family, heir, mogul, master and servant ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.5
 450
The Mountain (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Boundary Mountain is an escapist playground for wealthy tourists and extreme sports enthusiasts, but to the Carver family, it's home. "The Mountain" chronicles the larger-than-life saga of the Carvers, whose colorful patriarch, David ...
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, scenic, romantic
Plot: dysfunctional family, family relations, ski resort, snowboarding, family business, family problems, winter, mountain, love triangle, dishonesty, siblings relations, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.9
 877
Lone Star (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Lone Star is an American drama television series which originally ran on Fox from September 20, 2010 to September 27, 2010, airing Monday nights at 9 pm ET/PT. Fox announced Lone Star's cancellation on September 28, 2010 after two low-rated ...
Style: realistic, captivating, serious, disturbing
Plot: love triangle, betrayal, hidden identity, family business, dishonesty, love and romance, society, success, business venture, couples, thief, one last job ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa, houston texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Black Dog Inn (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: The saga of the Trudeau family and the trials and tribulations of dealing with each other while trying to run a small hotel. It seemed like a good idea at the time. The family patriarch, George, spent the family fortune and bought the Inn. When the ...
Style: sincere, captivating, psychological
Plot: hotel, family business, hotel receptionist, business, brothers, dog, workplace situations, workplace, heir, businessman, teamwork, family relations ...
Place: quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Flowers in the Attic: The Origin (2022)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
TV show
Story: After a whirlwind romance, Olivia finds herself as the mistress of the imposing Foxworth Hall, where she soon discovers that the fairy tale life she expected has quickly become a nightmare.
Style: tense, disturbing, captivating, suspense
Plot: secret, family secret, family relations, family problems, society, family, eccentric family, life is a bitch, mystery, husband wife relationship, dysfunctional family, gay ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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, brother brother relationship, parents and children, siblings relations, love and romance, jealousy, parenthood, family problems, family life, couple relations, gay ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, september 11 2001
Place: california, los angeles, usa, pasadena california
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.1
 4K
Falcon Crest (1981)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Falcon Crest is an American primetime television soap opera which aired on the CBS network for nine seasons, from December 4, 1981 to May 17, 1990. A total of 227 episodes were produced. The series revolves around the feuding factions of the ...
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, touching, sincere ...
Plot: wealthy family, family relations, betrayal, intrigue, rivalry, family business, family feud, family problems, parents and children, ambition, dishonesty, blind ambition ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 7.8
 76
The Impostor (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
TV show
Story: La Impostora, is a Spanish-language telenovela presumably to be produced by United States-based television network Telemundo Studios, Miami.
Style: emotional, realistic, sentimental, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: rivalry, workplace intrigue, dishonesty, boss and employee, family relations, fall in love, hidden identity, uncover truth, romance, power relations, family business, workplace ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 7.1
 1K
Cane (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Cane is an American television drama created by Cynthia Cidre, who also served as executive producer alongside Jonathan Prince, Jimmy Iovine and Polly Anthony. The pilot was directed by Christian Duguay. The show chronicled the lives and internal ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, rough, serious, stylized ...
Plot: family business, family values, business venture, lust, family tradition, success, family problems, intrigue, rise to the top, blind ambition, lifestyle, ambition ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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House of Hancock (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
TV show
Story: House of Hancock tells the epic true story of the Hancock dynasty and the bizarre love triangle that emerged between Lang, his daughter Gina, and his beautiful Filipina housekeeper Rose.
Style: serious, captivating, realistic, epic, saga
Plot: family business, fall in love, family relations, intrigue, dishonesty, family problems, parents and children, courtroom drama, uninhibited rivalry, rivalry, betrayal, legal ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 90s, 70s, 80s
Place: australia, the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 7.1
 1K
Queen (2022)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 200 min.
TV show
Story: After a decades-long absence, a renowned Parisian tailor and drag queen returns to his hometown in Poland to make amends with his daughter.
Style: disturbing, psychological, captivating, emotional
Plot: female impersonator, gay, intimacy, lgbt, daughter, hometown, family, parents and children, changing lives, father daughter relationship, father, family relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 7.7
 3K
Glass Home (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Bulgaria
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Glass Home is a Bulgarian drama series created by bTV. It's a family drama and the executive producers are Dimityr Mitovski and Dimityr Gochev from "Camera OOD". It airs in bTV's primetime. Some of Bulgaria's most famous ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, captivating
Plot: murder, family problems, family, getting home, family life, dysfunctional family, society, family relations, businessman, life is a bitch, murderer, relationship problems ...
Place: bulgaria
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Rosy Business (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Set in Eastern China in the mid-19th century Qing Dynasty, "Rosy Business" tells a story of the mercantile Chiang family and the ambition and jealousy surrounding the issue of who will inherit the family business when Chiang Kiu dies. The ...
Style: disturbing, captivating, tense, suspense
Plot: harem, dysfunctional family, family problems, competitor, eccentric family, family relations, ambitious, merchant, family business, qing dynasty
Time: 19th century
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Falling in love with Ramón (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Fabiola's parents are killed in a plane crash leaving her and her younger sister, Andrea, orphans. Their parents estate is divided equally among the girls. But at the reading of the will, the family is surprised to learn of the existence of a ...
Style: captivating, psychological, disturbing
Plot: inheritance, sister sister relationship, fall in love, family business, family relations, relationship problems, sister, money problems, heiress, business, eccentric family, couple relations ...
Place: mexico city
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 7.3
 33
Miss Mermaid (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
TV show
Story: 《인어 아가씨》는 MBC에서 2002년 6월 24일부터 2003년 6월 27일까지 246부작으로 방영되었던 드라마이다.
Style: psychological, disturbing, captivating
Plot: dysfunctional family, intrigue, relationship problems, family problems, love and romance, star crossed lovers, male female relationship, tragic love, love interest, revenge, couple relations, relationships ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 5.9
 2K
Buddenbrooks (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 151 min.
Story: Mid-19th-century, Baltic Sea port city of Lubeck, Germany. Follows the fourth generation of the Buddenbrook mercantile family as Tony and Thomas reach the age of marriage. Fatefully impeded every step of the way, the Buddenbrooks struggle as ...
Style: realistic, saga, emotional, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: family relations, family business, fall in love, society, workplace, parents and children, unfulfillment, relationship vs career, rivalry, inheritance, friendship, german history ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
Place: germany, europe, northern germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%