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

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, psychological, disturbing and realistic films and TV series with plots about family relations, parents and children, family problems, relationship problems, society, social problems and lifestyle mostly in Drama, Crime and Mystery genres. Some movies like Little Fires Everywhere: Big Little Lies (2017), The Morning Show (2019), Brothers and Sisters (2006), Woman (2017), New World (2020). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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: disturbing, surprise ending, enigmatic, erotic, funny ...
Audience: chick flick, kids
Plot: domestic violence, murder mystery, mother daughter relationship, female friendship, murder, husband wife relationship, family life, secret, housewife, marriage, female protagonist, rape ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
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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: social, disturbing, suspense, emotional, captivating ...
Plot: women, career woman, television, journalist, job, office romance, workplace situations, coworker, co worker co worker relationship, scandal, relationship problems, lifestyle ...
Time: 2010s, 2020s, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
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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, 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
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Woman (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: The story of mother Bahar, who carries the weight and love of two children in their hearts with enthusiasm in their hearts. Bahar, abandoned by her mother when she was eight years old, later lost her grandma and her father. When she thinks she is ...
Style: captivating, psychological, suspense, entertaining
Plot: family relations, love and romance, parents and children, mother son relationship, single mother, mother daughter relationship, family problems, poverty, money problems, family life, tragic love, single parent ...
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New World (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: China
Duration: 40 min.
TV show
Story: Set in the city of Beiping during the 22 days before the founding of the People's Republic of China in 1949 is a story about the drastic changes in the lives of three brothers Jin Hai, Tie Lin, and Xu Tian as well as a romance between Xu Tian ...
Style: captivating, suspense, disturbing, psychological
Plot: brother, social problems, social differences, class conflict, relationship problems, social relations, moral dilemma, socialism, conflict, social issues, society, disagreement ...
Place: beijing china
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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
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100%
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Grand Army (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Five students at the largest public high school in Brooklyn take on a chaotic world as they fight to succeed, survive, break free and seize the future.
Style: thought provoking, captivating, entertaining, emotional, queer cinema
Plot: teenager, high school, gay, fight, society, social problems, lgbt, coming of age, schoolgirl, righting the wronged, relationship problems, social relations ...
Place: brooklyn new york city, new york
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Life Unexpected (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Life Unexpected is a coming-of-age family drama that centers around 16-year-old Lux, who was given up for adoption at birth but never adopted. When she is put back into the custody of her estranged-since-high-school birth parents, Cate and Baze, the ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, sentimental, humorous, touching ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, teen drama
Plot: foster child, teenager, parents and children, adolescence vs adulthood, adopted daughter, family relations, adolescence, immature, teenage life, foster home, family, thirtysomething life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: portland oregon
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27%
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3x Manon (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 174 min.
TV show
Story: After going before the judge for the third time, 15-year old Manon is placed in a reform centre for six months. Challenged by her own uncontrollable temper, and the bureaucracy of the institution, will this be Manon’s last chance at redemption?
Style: suspense, psychological, disturbing, captivating
Plot: parent child relationship, troubled teen, mother daughter relationship, family problems, social problems, teenage girl, murder, parents and children, social issues, life is a bitch, social awkwardness, teenager ...
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Charms for the Easy Life (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: The story of three women who live in a North Carolina town and defy the traditional roles set forth for them by society.
Style: serious, sentimental, emotional, sincere, touching ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: small town, interracial relations, small town life, family relations, family life, fall in love, homecoming, family problems, healing power, social relations, estrangement, couples ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s
Place: north carolina, usa
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26%
 8.0
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Pørni (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Norway
TV show
Story: Pørni is about the dilemmas that you end up in when you, to the best of your abilities, try to do the right thing for your loved ones, and yourself. In that order. Pørni has two daughters with a jerk of an ex who has moved to Copenhagen, who ...
Style: sincere, thought provoking, psychological, disturbing, captivating
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The Slap (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 354 min.
TV show
Story: The Slap is a bold, provocative television drama series that forensically examines the mores and morality of contemporary middleclass life. Based on Christos Tsiolkas’ bestselling novel, this 8–part drama serial traces the shattering ...
Style: realistic, psychological, captivating, emotional, suspense ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
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26%
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Woman (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 54 min.
TV show
Story: After the accidental death of her husband and being deemed ineligible for welfare, Koharu struggles to care for her two children.
Style: disturbing, captivating, psychological
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26%
Venice the Series (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 65 min.
TV show
Story: Venice: The Series is a web series co-produced by and starring American actress Crystal Chappell, and is inspired in part by the "Otalia" storyline on the daytime drama Guiding Light. The series has been broadcast since 2009, and is ...
Style: realistic, emotional, touching, serious, sentimental ...
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Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 165 min.
TV show
Story: Jessica's extraordinarily strong will and heart enables her to rebel against her fanatical, cult-like upbringing. From seven to seventeen Jess is brainwashed to be one of the 'saved', to devote her life to Jesus, to follow the ...
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Audience: chick flick
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Aglama Anne (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
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Second Avenue (2007)
Genre: Drama
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TV show
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The Ordinary World (2015)
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TV show
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Our Kind of People (2021)
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25%
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Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
TV show
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25%
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Genre: Drama
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TV show
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Country: USA
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TV show
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25%
The L Word: Generation Q (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
TV show
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TV show
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Story: The Gem of Life was a TVB grand production drama, that broadcast between October 2008 and February 2009. The series was specifically filmed to celebrate TVB's 41st Anniversary. The series was filmed in many locations apart from Hong Kong, ...
Style: captivating
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Out With Dad (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
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Story: Here we have a look into the life of a teenage girl along with her single father. The two share a close relationship. Rose is coming of age, coming out of the closet, and hoping to avoid having a spotlight put on her life. Her dad, Nathan, is ...
Style: erotic, psychological, touching, captivating, tense ...
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24%
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Homemade (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile, Italy
Duration: 138 min.
TV show
Story: Acclaimed filmmakers from around the world channel their creativity during COVID-19 isolation with this diverse, genre-spanning collection of short films.
Style: thought provoking, captivating, disturbing, psychological, anthology
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24%
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Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 462 min.
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Story: Plot unknown.
Style: inspirational, thought provoking, sincere, touching, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick
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24%
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Tangle (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Tangle is an Australian drama series for the Showcase subscription television channel. It focuses on the tangled lives of two generations of two families. Tangle is filmed in Melbourne and first screened on 1 October 2009. It is written by Fiona ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, captivating, tense
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24%