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, captivating, pink cinema
Audience: chick flick
Plot: mother daughter relationship, parents and children, female protagonist, strong female character, conflict, teenage sexuality, social differences, wealthy family, racial tension, female artist, lgbt teen, jealousy, single parent, against the rules, relationships, society, social relations, family relations, family life, social problems, relationship problems, lifestyle, social issues, class conflict, right and wrong ...
Time: 1990s, year 1997, 90s

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, realistic, serious and psychological films and TV series with plots about family relations, parents and children, society, family life, mother daughter relationship, family problems and relationships mostly in Drama, Crime and Mystery genres. Some movies like Little Fires Everywhere: The Morning Show (2019), Big Little Lies (2017), Brothers and Sisters (2006), Almost Family (2019), Blue (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Morning Show (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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.
Style: suspense, emotional, social, sexploitation film
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Place: usa, new york
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Big Little Lies (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Subversive, darkly comedic drama Big Little Lies tells the tale of three mothers of first graders whose apparently perfect lives unravel to the point of murder.
Style: surprise ending, disturbing, enigmatic, twists and turns
Audience: chick flick, kids
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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, realistic, sincere, emotional ...
Audience: girls' night
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Time: contemporary, 21st century, september 11 2001
Place: california, los angeles, usa, pasadena california
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Almost Family (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
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, sincere, psychological, disturbing
Audience: chick flick
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Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Blue (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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Style: realistic, serious, captivating, tense, psychological ...
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Mrs. Fazilet and Her Daughters (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 140 min.
TV show
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: emotional, romantic, sentimental, realistic, talky
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: love, overbearing mother, mother daughter relationship, domineering mother, sister sister relationship, family, romance, parents and children, generation gap, direction and purpose, unlikely couple, intrigue ...
Time: contemporary
Place: turkey
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Genre: Drama
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Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 354 min.
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Duration: 60 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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TV show
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TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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TV show
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TV show
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Genre: Drama
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TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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Style: emotional, rough, sentimental, serious, realistic
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TV show
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