Movies and TV shows like Little Fires Everywhere

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Little Fires Everywhere (2020)
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Little Fires Everywhere (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 463 min.
TV show
Story: The intertwined fates of the picture-perfect Richardson family and an enigmatic mother and daughter who upend their lives. Explore the weight of secrets, the nature of art and identity, the ferocious pull of motherhood – and the danger in believing that following the rules can avert disaster.
Style: suspense, social, psychological, pink cinema
Audience: chick flick
Plot: social differences, mother daughter relationship, female protagonist, strong female character, conflict, wealthy family, teenage sexuality, parents and children, racial tension, female artist, lgbt teen, jealousy, single parent
Time: 1990s, year 1997, 90s

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, touching, serious and suspense films and TV series with plots about family relations, parents and children, mother daughter relationship, female protagonist, society, marriage and couples mostly in Drama, Crime and Mystery genres. Some movies like Little Fires Everywhere: The Morning Show (2019), Big Little Lies (2017), Brothers & Sisters (2006), Almost Family (2019), Mrs. Fazilet and Her Daughters (2017). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Morning Show (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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Story: A behind-the-scenes look at the lives of the people who help America wake up in the morning, exploring the unique challenges faced by the men and women who carry out this daily televised ritual.
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Big Little Lies (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
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Duration: 60 min.
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Brothers & Sisters (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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Almost Family (2019)
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Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
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Story: An only child finds her life turned upside down when her father reveals that, over the course of his prize-winning career as a pioneering fertility doctor, he used his own sperm to conceive upwards of a hundred children, including two new sisters.
Style: tense, disturbing, sincere, psychological
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Time: contemporary
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Mrs. Fazilet and Her Daughters (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 140 min.
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Story: The story of Fazilet, mother of Hazan and Ece, eager to make money using the modeling skills of her younger daughter, Ece. While Hazan pursues a career as a coach in sports, far from her mother's wishes and falls in love with a rich spoiled man.
Style: romantic, sentimental, emotional, realistic, talky
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Duration: 30 min.
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Duration: 378 min.
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