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When the Camellia Blooms (2019)
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When the Camellia Blooms (2019)
Original name: 동백꽃 필 무렵
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Dongbaek is a single mother. When a potential new love enters her life, she finds ways to defy the social stigmas surrounding her.
Style: humorous, touching, captivating, suspenseful
Plot: serial killer, single mother, police officer, love, friendship, investigation, death, friends, romance, murder investigation, family relations, male female relationship, couple relations, unrequited love, betrayal, crime investigation, love and romance, serial murder, parent child relationship, love affair, mother son relationship, relationships, murder, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, police investigation ...

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out touching, suspenseful, captivating and sentimental films and TV series with plots about love and romance, romance, couple relations, love affair, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love and friendship mostly in Romance, Drama and Comedy genres. Some movies like When the Camellia Blooms: Pasta (2010), Should We Kiss First (2018), The Light in Your Eyes (2019), My True Friend (2019), Once Again (2020). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Pasta (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
TV show
Story: Pasta follows the dreams and successes of a young woman who aspires to become an elite chef at La Sfera Italian restaurant.
Style: humorous, suspenseful, light, captivating
Plot: romance, friendship between men, chef, romantic friendship, love, male female friendship, colleague colleague relationship, business competition, friendship, unrequited love, crush, restaurant ...
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Should We Kiss First (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
TV show
Story: Son Moo-Han works as a managing director of an advertising company. An Soon-Jin lost her daughter unexpectedly and she works as a flight attendant. Eun Kyung-Soo is An Soon-Jin’s ex-husband and he is now married to Baek Ji-Min.
Style: touching, realistic, suspenseful, serious
Plot: romance, love, unrequited love, frustration, male female relationship, friends in love, lost love, love and romance, friends, love affair, unfulfilled love, friendship between girls ...
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79%
The Light in Your Eyes (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Time manipulation comes with a steep price for a young woman, who becomes 78 years old overnight after using a mysterious watch.
Style: suspense, humorous, suspenseful, touching
Plot: romance, alzheimer's disease, mother daughter relationship, dementia, friends in love, love, supernatural power, love affair, love and romance, romantic friendship, male female friendship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
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77%
My True Friend (2019)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: China
TV show
Story: A modern drama focusing on the relationship between real estate agents and customers wanting to find the perfect home in a growing property market.
Style: captivating, touching, suspenseful, sentimental
Audience: girls' night
Plot: romance, workplace, employer employee relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, friendship, father son relationship, coworker relationship, couple relations, coworker, friends, colleague, colleague colleague relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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Once Again (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 35 min.
TV show
Story: A turbulent divorce story of the Song family that ends in the discovery of romance and familial love. The Song family includes a frugal father, a cute but materialistic mother, and four adult children with their own quirks and family troubles.
Style: touching, suspense, suspenseful, light
Audience: family outing
Plot: romance, family problems, family, divorce, married couple, divorced couple, husband wife relationship, romantic relationship, family relations, brother brother relationship, old love, friendship between men ...
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71%
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Chocolate (2019)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 70 min.
TV show
Story: Brought together by meaningful meals in the past and present, a doctor and a chef are reacquainted when they begin working at a hospice ward.
Style: suspenseful, sentimental, suspense, touching
Audience: girls' night
Plot: chef, hospital, romance, neurosurgeon, couple relations, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love and romance, reunited friends, lost love, old friends, male female relationship, young love ...
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69%
The Secret Life of My Secretary (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 35 min.
TV show
Story: Do Min-Ik works as a director of the mobile media 1 team at T&T. He is smart and excellent at his job. His secretary is Jung Gal-Hee. Do Min-Ik often does childish things like calling Jung Gal-Hee continually. Jung Gal-Hee carries out Do ...
Style: feel good, funny, entertaining, romantic, light ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: secretary, romance, office, boss, workplace romance, employer employee relationship, relationship vs career, relationships, eccentricity, relationship problems, love story, forbidden love ...
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64%
Princess Silver (2019)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: China
TV show
Story: Rong Le, a princess of the royal family of the Xiqi Kingdom who wakes up one day to find that she has lost her memory. She is ordered to marry Wu You, seventh prince of the neighboring Beilin Kingdom, though her husband-to-be refuses to let her ...
Style: captivating, suspenseful, touching, suspense
Plot: romance, friendship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, friendship between men, love, couple relations, lost love, memory loss, friends, unfulfilled love, older man younger woman relationship, amnesia ...
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63%
Angel's Last Mission: Love (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 35 min.
TV show
Story: As a punishment for meddling in human affairs, an angel faces the impossible task of finding a soulmate for a cold-hearted ballerina.
Style: touching, suspenseful, suspense, sentimental
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: young love, ballerina, angel, supernatural, childhood friend, love triangle, romance, love, friends, supernatural being, friends in love, new love ...
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63%
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Humsafar (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Pakistan
Duration: 35 min.
TV show
Story: Khirad and Ashar's marriage is a bad match in the eyes of Ashar's mother. She plots successfully to discredit Khirad in Ashar's eyes, and he distances himself from Khirad despite her repeated pleas of innocence. Their time apart is ...
Style: tense, romantic, captivating
Plot: love, self esteem, hate, single mother, male female relationship, loveless marriage, unrequited love, love interest, couple relations, family relations, unfulfilled love, love affair ...
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The Great Craftsman (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: China
TV show
Story: Set in the 1920s, it revolves around aspiring architects and their contributions to the country.
Style: suspense, touching, sentimental, suspenseful
Plot: romance, father son relationship, mother son relationship, love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, brother brother relationship, friendship, death of father, death, war, male female friendship, wartime ...
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Go Go Squid! (2019)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: China
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Tong Nian is a genius 19-year-old student with high IQ and low EQ, who is also a famous anime cosplay person and sings well. She’s falls in love at first sight with Han Shang Yan, who is a game genius in the e-sports world and never pays attention ...
Style: sentimental, suspenseful, suspense, touching
Audience: teens
Plot: romance, sport team, old friends, friends, family relations, teenager, love affair, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, young love, friendship between men, father son relationship, championship ...
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The Crowned Clown (2019)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 80 min.
TV show
Story: The story takes place at a time in Joseon history, when upheaval and power struggles surrounding the throne had reached extreme levels. In order to escape those who plan to assassinate him, the king puts a clown, who looks exactly like him, on the ...
Style: touching, suspenseful, realistic, serious, suspense ...
Plot: joseon dynasty, politics, romance, king, tragic love, impossible love, couple relations, unfulfilled love, family tragedy, forbidden love, male female relationship, parent child relationship ...
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52%
20th Century Boy and Girl (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: South Korea
TV show
Story: The heartwarming romantic comedy is about the friendship and love lives of three single virgins born in 1983. Their romantic lives begin when the boy they liked in their youth shows up one day. They live in Oksu-dong in rundown apartments, and the ...
Style: entertaining, humorous, captivating
Plot: romance, relationships, male female relationship, relationship problems, love story, love interest, romantic triangle, romantic relationship, virgin, love triangle, romantic friendship, love and romance ...
Place: korea
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52%
Because This Is My First Life (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 70 min.
TV show
Story: Nam Se-Hee is a single man in his early 30's. He has chosen to not marry. He owns his home, but he owes a lot on his mortgage. Yoon Ji-Ho is a single woman in her early 30's. She does not own a home and envies those that do. She has given ...
Style: touching, uplifting, captivating, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: marriage of convenience, romance, life philosophy, couples, neighbor neighbor relationship, romantic relationship, roommate, love affair, society, fall in love, youth, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: korea
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My Absolute Boyfriend (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 35 min.
TV show
Story: A woman works as a special makeup artist. Because her heart was broken in the past, she finds it hard to love again and has a cold heart full of sadness. She unexpectedly falls in love with a humanoid robot programmed to be the perfect boyfriend and ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, touching, sentimental
Audience: teens, girls' night
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Somewhere Only We Know (2019)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: China
TV show
Story: Ph.D. candidate in Physics Mu Cheng He catches a third-year student in English Xue Tong cheating on an exam. When he even becomes the substitute teacher in her elective course Russian and makes her study with him after classes, her hatred for him ...
Style: touching, suspenseful, sentimental, suspense
Audience: girls' night, teens
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Grand Prince (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
TV show
Story: Lee Kang is an ambitious prince. He falls in love with Sung Ja-Hyun. She is a beautiful woman from a prestigious family, but Lee Kang's younger brother Lee Hwi also loves her. To have Ja-Hyun, Lee Kang wants to become the King...even if he has ...
Style: suspense, sentimental, suspenseful, touching
Plot: love triangle, romance, joseon dynasty, love, unrequited love, couple relations, sister sister relationship, unfulfilled love, young love, male female relationship, love and romance, family relations ...
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48%
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The Best of You in My Mind (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: China
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: A story follows two childhood friends, a young woman from a broken family and a conceited archer, as they fall in love.
Style: disturbing, captivating, suspenseful, sentimental
Audience: teens, girls' night
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Jealousy Incarnate (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: South Korea
TV show
Story: Depicts the fierce competition at a broadcasting station and the love between anchor Lee Hwa-Shin and weather caster Pyo Na-Ri.
Style: sincere, feel good, romantic, captivating, humorous
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Place: korea
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Sweet Stranger and Me (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
TV show
Story: Hong Na-Ri works as a flight attendant. Her mother passed away 3 years ago and she doesn't have any other immediate family members. Hong Na-Ri returns to her hometown to visit her mother's grave during her death anniversary. There, she ...
Style: entertaining, captivating, light, romantic
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47%
My Secret, Terrius (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: South Korea, Poland
Duration: 35 min.
TV show
Story: A woman named Go Ae-Rin loses her husband. Along with her neighbour Kim Bon, who is a NIS agent, they discover the truth behind her husband's involvement in a huge conspiracy.
Style: romantic, humorous, feel good, exciting
Audience: family outing, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: boyfriend girlfriend relationship, uncover truth, investigation, love and romance, love, justice, rescue, fall in love, danger, vengeance, romance, unlikely friendships ...
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Holiday Date (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Brooke’s boyfriend, Ethan, breaks up with her just before the holidays, she agrees to go home with Joel, an actor who will pose as her boyfriend.
Style: touching, light, captivating, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, christmas, parents daughter relationship, actor, aunt niece relationship, friends, love and romance, male female friendship, couple relations, parent child relationship, lost love, love affair ...
Place: new york, pennsylvania
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Horimiya (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Although admired at school for her amiability and academic prowess, high school student Kyouko Hori has been hiding another side of her. With her parents often away from home due to work, Hori has to look after her younger brother and do the ...
Style: touching, humorous, light, sentimental
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: high school life, school life, romance, friends in love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, teenage love, student, romantic relationship, teenage life, young love, best friends, friends ...
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It's Okay, That's Love (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Jang Jae-yeol is a writer of bestselling mystery novels and a radio DJ. Playful and a bit arrogant, he also suffers from obsessive–compulsive disorder. Ji Hae-soo is a psychiatrist on her first year of fellowship. Driven and ambitious with her ...
Style: touching, romantic, emotional, semi serious, sincere ...
Plot: love and romance, psychiatry, romance, psychology, schizophrenia, mental health, friendship, parents and children, unlikely couple, childhood trauma, friends who live together, relationships ...
Place: korea
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44%
To the Beautiful You (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 64 min.
TV show
Story: To The Beautiful You is a 2012 South Korean television drama series starring f(x)'s Sulli, Shinee's Minho, and Lee Hyun-woo. It aired on SBS from August 15 to October 4, 2012 on Wednesdays and Thursdays at 21:55 for 16 episodes. It is ...
Style: romantic, twists and turns, sentimental, touching, twist ending
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: gender disguise, love, friendship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, fall in love, friends, couples, couple relations, love and romance, romance, sport, cross dressing ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: south korea, korea
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Blessing of the Sea (2019)
Genre: Drama
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: touching, sentimental, captivating, suspenseful
Audience: girls' night
Plot: romance, secret, love at first sight, love affair, fall in love, romantic friendship, couple relations, young love, male female relationship, true love, love and romance, pianist ...
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The Time We Were Not in Love (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Jang Ha Na and Choi Won are incredibly close platonic friends: throughout 20 years, they've braved it all through thick and thin. As Ha Na's 30th birthday approaches, Won extols the virtues of aging as a man—like a wine—while ...
Style: captivating, light, romantic, entertaining
Plot: friends in love, best friends in love, love and romance, true love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, romantic relationship, in love, male female relationship, relationships, love story, romantic triangle, friends ...
Place: korea
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40%
Coffee Prince (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 55 min.
TV show
Story: Han-gyeol is a smart young man who hates to be tied down to one career in his life. Abhorring the idea of joining the family business, he is ordered by his grandmother to manage a cafe. Unable to disobey his grandmother, he reluctantly takes over ...
Style: feel good, romantic, humorous, touching, inspirational ...
Plot: cross dressing, gender disguise, tomboy, friendship, coffee shop, love triangle, love and romance, class differences, sister sister relationship, romantic relationship, romantic friendship, friends ...
Place: korea
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38%
The Greatest Love (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
TV show
Story: The Greatest Love is a 2011 South Korean romantic comedy television series about true love in the fake world of entertainment. Starring Cha Seung-won, Gong Hyo-jin, Yoon Kye-sang and Yoo In-na, it aired on MBC from May 4 to June 23, 2011 on ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching, emotional
Plot: love and romance, love triangle, family relations, artists and showbiz, health situation, complex characters, love at first sight, couples, hotshot hero, heroes, romance, fall in love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: korea
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