Movies and TV shows like Looking for Alaska

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Looking for Alaska (2019)
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Looking for Alaska (2019)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 426 min.
TV show
Story: A new arrival at a boarding school falls in love with a beguiling female student.
Style: touching, suspenseful, sweet, intense, sentimental, romantic, surprise ending, unusual plot structure, serious, suspense ...
Audience: teen drama
Plot: friendship, teenager, youth, fall in love, destiny, car accident, boarding school, love affair, love, mystery, twists and turns, hopes, couple relations, riddles and clues, couples, uncover truth, coming of age, disorder, secret, high school, young adult, religion, puzzle, search, female director
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa

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Most similar movies to Looking for Alaska

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out touching, romantic, sentimental and sweet films and TV series with plots about love and romance, love, couples, friendship, fall in love, love affair and romance mostly in Romance, Drama and Music genres. Some movies like Looking for Alaska: All the Bright Places (2020), The Best of Me (2014), Keith (2008), I Still Believe (2020), The Summer I Turned Pretty (2022). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
All the Bright Places (2020)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The story of Violet Markey and Theodore Finch, who meet and change each other’s lives forever. As they struggle with the emotional and physical scars of their past, they come together, discovering that even the smallest places and moments can mean ...
Style: romantic, sweet, uplifting, sincere, captivating ...
Audience: chick flick, teens
Plot: teenager, love and romance, teen romance, true love, interracial romance, coming of age, love affair, teenage crush, traumatic experience, destiny, psychological trauma, love story ...
Time: contemporary
Place: indiana
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86%
 6.6
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The Best of Me (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A pair of former high school sweethearts reunite after many years when they return to visit their small hometown.
Style: touching, romantic, sentimental, sexy, dramatic ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: unfulfilled love, true love, love and romance, lovers reunited, high school sweetheart, love affair, love, small town, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend reunion, road not taken, romance, destiny ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1992
Place: new orleans, new jersey, usa, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.4
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Keith (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Natalie (Elisabeth Harnois) is high school royalty, but her queen bee status falls apart when she falls for the new guy at school. Although Keith (Jesse McCartney) ignores her at first, they soon become friends -- even though Natalie suspects that ...
Style: psychological, sad, romantic, touching, emotional ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, teen drama
Plot: high school, love, opposites attract, first love, terminal illness, romance, youth, teenager, cancer, teenage love, love and romance, teenage life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
I Still Believe (2020)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: The true-life story of Christian music star Jeremy Camp and his journey of love and loss that looks to prove there is always hope.
Style: romantic, sentimental, christian film, touching, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: fall in love, youth, love, romance, christian, love and romance, couple relations, sex, songwriter, friendship, fictional biography, love affair ...
Time: contemporary, year 1999
Place: san diego california, indiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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The Summer I Turned Pretty (2022)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Every summer, Belly and her family head to the Fishers’ beach house in Cousins. Every summer is the same ... until Belly turns sixteen. Relationships will be tested, painful truths will be revealed, and Belly will be forever changed. It’s a ...
Style: disturbing, entertaining, psychological, romantic, captivating
Audience: teen drama
Plot: teen romance, teenage girl, teenager, love triangle, female protagonist, teenage protagonist, love, fall in love, forbidden love, romantic triangle, star crossed lovers, lifestyle change ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.5
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Run On (2020)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 70 min.
TV show
Story: Veering off course from his preset path, a track star follows his own pace and heart for the first time after a film translator steps into his life.
Style: emotional, romantic, touching, talky, psychological ...
Plot: love, love affair, love and romance, relationships, romance, love story, fall in love, in love, lovers, couple relations, couples, korean ...
Time: 21st century
Place: south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Melting Me Softly (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: South Korea
Duration: 70 min.
TV show
Story: Ma Dong-chan and Go Mi-ran are both frozen during an experiment. They wake up 20 years later instead of 24 hours later and must keep their body temperature above 30°C in order to survive.
Style: romantic, uplifting, sweet
Audience: chick flick
Plot: romance, love, fall in love, disorder, couple relations, love affair, destiny, adventure, friendship, adaptation, love and romance, youth ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
To All the Boys: P.S. I Still Love You (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Lara Jean and Peter have just taken their romance from pretend to officially real when another recipient of one of her love letters enters the picture.
Style: sweet, romantic, uplifting, feel good, touching
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: love triangle, couples, teenager, love, love affair, friendship, destiny, love and romance, couple relations, fall in love, youth, choice ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Love O2O (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: China
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: What is it that makes a man fall in love with a woman at first sight? Appearance? Aura? Wealth? NO, when campus prince and gaming expert, student Xiao Nai first saw Bei Wei Wei, what made him fall in love was not her extraordinary beauty, but her ...
Style: romantic, touching, feel good, sweet, sentimental ...
Audience: chick flick, teens
Plot: hopes, computer game, love affair, love and romance, couple relations, youth, couples, fall in love, chinese, destiny, friendship, happy ending ...
Time: contemporary
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
13%
 5.4
 305
Narratage (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 140 min.
Story: During spring, 2nd year university student Izumi Kudo (Kasumi Arimura) receives a phone call from Takashi Hayama (Jun Matsumoto). Takashi Hayama was her adviser/teacher at her high school drama club. He asks her on the phone to take part in a ...
Style: sweet, touching, uplifting, captivating, romantic ...
Audience: chick flick, teens, girls' night
Plot: teacher student relationship, teacher, japanese woman, university student, couple relations, couples, love and romance, youth, love affair, fall in love, love, destiny ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Cherish the Day (2020)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
TV show
Story: A chronicle of the stirring relationship of one couple, with each episode spanning a single day. The narrative will unfold to reveal significant moments in a relationship that compel us to hold true to the ones we love, from the extraordinary to the ...
Style: romantic, emotional, sentimental, melancholic, talky ...
Plot: african american, couples, love and romance, love, love interest, fall in love, young lovers, love affair, lovers, couple relations, romance, relationships ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.9
 12K
Felicity (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Felicity Porter decides to follow her long time crush to college in New York City.
Style: sentimental, touching, talky, realistic, serious
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night, teen drama
Plot: college, coming of age, love triangle, love and romance, looking for love, adulthood, college life, couples, adolescence vs adulthood, youth, lifestyle, teenager ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 21st century, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.5
 2K
Dreamfactory (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A romantic drama set in 1961 that follows a young studio extra's ambitious efforts to reunite with the French girl he loves after being separated by the construction of the Berlin Wall.
Style: romantic, sweet, uplifting, touching, sentimental
Audience: chick flick
Plot: fall in love, love, friendship, hopes, love and romance, society, couple relations, post war, cold war, destiny, love affair, couples ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
I Picked Up a Celebrity On the Street (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
TV show
Story: Contract worker Lee Yeon Seo daydreams about teaching her manager a lesson, but accidentally acts out her fantasy on none other than top Hallyu star Kang Joon Hyuk. Thinking she killed him but afraid to be labeled a murderer, she takes him home and ...
Style: romantic, touching, psychological, talky, emotional ...
Plot: romance, love, love affair, love and romance, fall in love, korean, youth, young lovers, friendship, love interest, pop star, lovers ...
Time: 21st century
Place: south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.1
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Endless Love (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Turkey
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A famous and a wealthy doctor, falls in love with a poor housekeeper.
Style: sexy, sentimental, touching, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: love, youth, obsession, destiny, love affair, fall in love, couples, couple relations, relationships, male female relationship, hopes, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Theatre: A Love Story (2020)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Nagata works as a writer and director for theater company Oroka. His work has not received positive responses and ticket sales has not increased. Making things worse, his relationship with the theatrical troupe is not good. Nagata feels lonely. One ...
Style: touching, romantic, talky, psychological
Plot: japanese girl, love and romance, couples, love, friendship, fall in love, romance, couple relations, lovers, teenager, young lovers, teenage love ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
For Both of Us (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Turkey
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Çiçek is a girl who grew up in a small village. She has so many questions about her own life with no answers. And then her life is changed by Dogan, her literature teacher.
Style: romantic, sentimental, psychological, uplifting, sincere ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: fall in love, teacher, love, destiny, relationships, teacher student relationship, love and romance, hopes, couple relations, male female relationship, couples, love affair ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.9
 4K
Battle (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Norway, Denmark, Netherlands, Sweden
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Amalie is the girl who has everything, good looks, money, a boyfriend and a big talent of dancing. One day, her world falls apart and she moves from everything she knows. Then enter Mikael. He is dancing in the streets and Amalie joins him in ...
Style: sexy, disturbing, sentimental, uplifting, touching ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, pre-teens
Plot: dancing, love, bankrupt, follow your dream, dancer's life, lie, youth, couples, fall in love, love affair, hopes, friendship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: oslo norway, norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Beverly Hills, 90210 (1990)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Beverly Hills, 90210 followed the lives of a group of teenagers living in the upscale, star-studded community of Beverly Hills, California and attending the fictitious West Beverly Hills High School and, subsequently, the fictitious California ...
Style: sentimental, romantic, realistic, serious, uplifting ...
Audience: teens, kids, teen drama
Plot: high school, teenager, teenage love, friendship, teenage life, first sex, social issues, youth, love and romance, lifestyle, up and down relationship, social relations ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, 2000s, 90s
Place: beverly hills, usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Tonhon Chonlatee (2020)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Thailand
TV show
Story: Chonlatee, a shy kind hearted boy, has secretly had a crush on Tonhon, the guy next door, since he was a kid. P‘Ton has always taken care of him as if they were real brothers. But Chonlatee can only watch P‘Ton and his girlfriend from afar. That ...
Style: talky, psychological, emotional, romantic, touching
Plot: gay, crush, gay crush, closeted gay, friendship, gay best friend, love affair, love and romance, couple relations, gay lead character, youth, love ...
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Blessing of the Sea (2019)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
TV show
Story: Sim Chung-Yi has an absolute sense of sight which allows her to identify thousands of colors. She also has a bright personality. Sim Chung-Yi meets Ma Poong-Do who is a pianist. He is highly skilled on the piano, but he receives criticism that he ...
Style: suspenseful, captivating, sentimental, touching
Audience: girls' night
Plot: pianist, romance, secret, romantic friendship, male female relationship, couple relations, friendship, love affair, love and romance, young love, love, true love ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Dawson's Creek (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Dawson's Creek is an American teen drama television series created by Kevin Williamson which debuted on January 20, 1998, on The WB and was produced by Sony Pictures Television. Filmed in Wilmington, North Carolina, at EUE/Screen Gems studios ...
Style: emotional, touching, realistic, sitcom, light ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, teen drama
Plot: friendship, teenage life, coming of age, small town, love triangle, romance, couples, high school life, self discovery, couple relations, teenager, true love ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: boston, massachusetts, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.8
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I Want You (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Sequel to "Three Steps Above Heaven". The sexy Gin (Clara Lago) is the new love of Hache (Mario Casas), but this can not forget his former girlfriend (Maria Valverde), so the love triangle is inevitable.
Style: sentimental, emotional, romantic, touching, serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night
Plot: teenage love, fall in love, love affair, loss of friend, love triangle, motor sport, rebel, friendship, love and romance, romance, starting over, haunted by the past ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: madrid, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Gossip Girl (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Gossip Girl is an American teen drama television series based on the book series of the same name written by Cecily von Ziegesar. The series, created by Josh Schwartz and Stephanie Savage, originally ran on The CW for six seasons from September 19, ...
Style: romantic, witty, stylized, talky, serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, teen drama
Plot: high school, popularity, gossip and rumors, friends, teenage love, high school life, lifestyle, youth, love triangle, adolescence, betrayal, school ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Cheetah in August (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Cheetah in August is a riveting story about a former high school track athlete who's distorted views on love, negatively affects the people closest to him. The journey of the main character, August, from his high school years into adult life is ...
Style: sexy, romantic, touching, psychological, melancholic ...
Plot: gay, friend, gay couple, group of friends, african american, male nudity, gay relationship, love and romance, lgbt, closeted gay, lovers, society ...
Time: 21st century
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Liar and His Lover (2017)
Genre: Music, Romance
Country: South Korea
TV show
Story: Kang Han-Kyeol is a great yet sullen composer who becomes inspired by the voices of others and keeps his identity secret from people. He meets Yoon So-Rim, a high school student who possesses beautiful singing, whilst under his secret identity, and ...
Style: uplifting, touching, sweet, sentimental
Audience: chick flick
Plot: composer, romance, music industry, muse, songwriter, love, friendship, hopes, love affair, fall in love, couple relations, youth ...
Time: contemporary
Place: south korea, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.5
 838
Premature (2019)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The summer before she leaves for college, Ayanna meets handsome and mysterious outsider Isaiah; her entire world is turned upside down as she navigates the demanding terrain of young love against a changing Harlem landscape.
Style: touching, romantic, sentimental, uplifting, sweet
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: fall in love, friendship, love, african american, mother daughter relationship, coming of age, destiny, love affair, hopes, youth, love and romance, couples ...
Time: contemporary
Place: harlem, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The King in Love (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
TV show
Story: Set during the Goryeo dynasty, Won, crown prince, has a sweet appearance hiding a lust for conquest. He is best friends with Rin, an elegant man of royal descent and Won's bodyguard. When beautiful San, the sole daughter of the wealthiest man ...
Style: disturbing, captivating, touching, romantic, sincere ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love affair, couples, hopes, love and romance, youth, destiny, fall in love, friendship, love, love triangle, royal family, romance ...
Time: contemporary, 13th century
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
12%
Memoirs of a Teenage Amnesiac (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Diving to save a camera from a fall down a flight of stairs, high school junior Naomi Sukuse wakes with no memory of the last four years. Naomi must remember who she was and figure out who she wants to be in this story of love and second chances.
Style: sentimental, emotional, captivating, sincere, romantic ...
Audience: teens, date night, teen drama
Plot: high school, memory loss, romance, love triangle, teenage love, fall in love, self discovery, social relations, youth, society, couples, amnesia ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, usa, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 5.3
 852
Dirt Music (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia, UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Georgie is slowly suffocating in a loveless marriage to fishing tycoon Jim Buckridge. Handsome poacher Lu is an irresistible symbol of the excitement she craves. A passionate affair follows that reveals the dark secrets in Lu’s past and forces him ...
Style: romantic, sweet, uplifting, touching, sentimental
Audience: chick flick
Plot: fall in love, love affair, friendship, love, hopes, destiny, couples, escapades, love and romance, couple relations, society, poacher ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%