Movies and TV shows like Shahrzad

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Shahrzad (2015)
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Shahrzad (2015)
Original name: شهرزاد
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: Iran
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: When a windstorm happens in life, love is the first victim. In Iran, Tehran, 1953.
Style: psychological, tense, touching, captivating, suspense
Plot: love, mafia, iranian, love and romance, gangsters, crimes, vengeance, youth, violence, death, romance, family relations, brutality, crime boss, betrayal, parents and children, pride and honor, chase, organized crime, murder, society, couples, gang war, family business, mob boss ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: iran

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out tense, captivating, suspense and suspenseful films and TV series with plots about society, rivalry, death, family relations, betrayal, murder and crimes mostly in Drama, Romance and Crime genres. Some movies like Shahrzad: Mr. Six (2015), Godunov (2018), Brave and Beautiful (2016), The King Is Here (2016), Pericle (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Mr. Six (2015)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: China
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Many years ago Mr. Six was a notorious gangster. That was back when there was still such a thing as honour among thieves, when criminals earned respect and maintained principles. These days Mr. Six is all but forgotten, a living relic residing in a ...
Style: suspense, psychological, captivating, tense, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: criminal underworld, mafia, kidnapping, murder, rivalry, organized crime, betrayal, violence, crime boss, death, chase, brutality ...
Time: 21st century
Place: beijing china
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Godunov (2018)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Russia
Duration: 52 min.
TV show
Story: The TV show is about the Godunov family, which covers the period from the reign of Ivan the Terrible to the accession of Mikhail Romanov to the throne.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, captivating, tense
Plot: czar, death, betrayal, rivalry, dishonesty, brutality, murder, friendship, mercenary, society, adaptation, danger ...
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Place: russia
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Brave and Beautiful (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Turkey
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: Tahsin is head of the Korludag family, his wealth and great influence in society makes him feared and respected by everyone. There isn’t a place or person in town that he does not control. Tahsin has two children; his son Korhan is a big ...
Style: tense, captivating, touching, sweet
Plot: love, secret, murder, prison, death, family relations, family feud, danger, couples, rivalry, love and romance, crimes ...
Place: turkey, istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The King Is Here (2016)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Bangladesh
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Samraat, an underworld mafia, is coming to Bangladesh. Bangladeshi mafia Musa has interest in this because Samraat can ruin his business. So he wants Samraat dead by any means but failed. Samraat finally lands and has bargain with one of Musa's ...
Style: suspenseful, contemplative, unusual plot structure, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: mafia, kidnap, conspiracy, police, partnership, love, gangsters, gang war, vengeance, family business, family relations, family tradition ...
Time: 21st century
Place: bangladesh
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Pericle (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy, France, Belgium
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A failed porn actor, working as an enforcer for a mafia kingpin, finds himself confronted with an all-out turf war after an errand goes drastically wrong. Going on the run is his only option.
Style: psychological, exciting, touching, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: mafia, gang war, society, rivalry, chase, revenge, gangsters, mercilessness, crimes, heroes, criminal heroes, mob boss ...
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Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Sun's Daughters (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Turkey
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: A teacher and a mother of three teenage daughters , gunes agrees to move from her home city Izmir to Istanbul to be with mysterious wealthy man who has fallen for her. Gunesin kizlari follows the never ending drama of Güneş and her daughters they ...
Style: touching, suspense, sincere, captivating, tense
Audience: family outing
Plot: parents and children, life is a bitch, family relations, love and romance, family, friendship, mother daughter relationship, couples, husband wife relationship, dishonesty, romance, violence ...
Place: turkey
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Toro (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Toro (Spanish for "Bull") is a young con man and the right hand of Romano, a powerful mob boss in Torremolinos, Málaga (Andalusia, south to Spain). After Toro decides to leave Romano to get a life free of crime, his last sting fails, ...
Style: neo noir, suspense, exciting, tense, captivating ...
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Time: 21st century
Place: spain, andalusia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Born Wild (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: After being released from prison for the murder of a fellow biker; CJ returns to his hometown to confront his former gang. However; he arrives to find that the past is not forgotten easily; and now they are out for blood.
Style: psychological, unusual plot structure, captivating, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: ex convict, outlaw gang, estranged father, escape, death, motorcycle, father son relationship, drug traffic, society, gangsters, pride and honor, gang war ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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Acacias 38 (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
TV show
Story: Acacias 38, the address of a stately apartment building where our stories unfold, is set in 1899 and tells the story of a group of maids and the bourgeois families they serve, in a single block in a distinguished neighborhood of a large Spanish ...
Style: suspense, tense, family saga, exciting, disturbing ...
Audience: family outing
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Gatao 2: Rise of the King (2018)
Genre: Crime
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Story: Ren has finally succeeded his boss as the head of the North Fort Gang. For so long, his ambitions had been held back; now, he can realize them. But the ruthless Jian returns with his own gang. Though Ren and Jian were once like brothers, Ren's ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Kim Soo Ro (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
TV show
Story: This drama charts the life of Kim Soo Ro, legendary founder of Geumgwan Gaya, the ruling city-state of the Gaya confederacy, which dominated sea trade and iron working during the Three Kingdoms Period. Kim Soo Ro's fiery temperament, charisma ...
Style: captivating, tense, atmospheric, psychological, family saga
Plot: conspiracy, love, rivalry, historical event, love triangle, murder, betrayal, sword fight, emperor, legend, rise to power, slavery ...
Time: 1st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Edderkoppen (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Romance, Thriller
Country: Denmark, Sweden
Duration: 58 min.
TV show
Story: A reporter is drawn into the dark side of post-war Copenhagen as he attempts to uncover a crime syndicate on an unprecedented level.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, tense, serious
Plot: crime boss, organized crime, police corruption, police, mafia, murder, brotherhood, revenge, reporter, prohibition, threat, police officer killed ...
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Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
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Duration: 65 min.
TV show
Story: Kurtlar Vadisi was a Turkish television drama which broadcast mainly on Show TV and then transferred to Kanal D, then atv for its last season. It was mostly about an agent named Polat Alemdar who leaked into the mafia after his plastic surgery. The ...
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Duration: 89 min.
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The Emperor: Owner of the Mask (2017)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 6.3
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AKP: Job 27 (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, Japan
Duration: 114 min.
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Style: silent film, suspenseful, psychological, touching, captivating ...
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Bastardi 2 (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Czech Republic
Style: tense, captivating, psychological, suspenseful, suspense
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Anna: Born to Lead (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
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Black Luck (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
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Duration: 90 min.
Story: A hitman in hiding struggles to keep his monsters at bay when his dark past comes calling. Some days your LUCK just goes BLACK.
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Genre: Drama, Romance
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Style: psychological, unusual plot structure, suspense, tense, sexy ...
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Turkey
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: Oyku, an ambitious university student dreams of being a top fashion designer. Since she was a little girl she has been in love with Mete, her best friend’s brother. But he has a girlfriend already. Mete’s best friend Ayaz is the son of a top ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Lottery (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Iran
Duration: 107 min.
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Style: tense, psychological, sentimental, touching, disturbing ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Asi (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Turkey
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: Asi is a Turkish television drama serial. The series originally aired from Jule 21, 2007 to June 15, 2009. It ran for two seasons on Kanal D.
Style: psychological, captivating, sentimental, realistic
Plot: love, prejudice, family relations, secret, revenge, pride, haunted by the past, romance, farm, homecoming, society, reunion ...
Time: 21st century
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Forbidden Fruit (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Turkey
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: Three things in life can not be hidden "love, smoke and lack of money". The social society and the events behind the business world are told.
Style: sincere, captivating, touching, psychological, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
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Time: contemporary
Place: turkey, istanbul turkey
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Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: China
TV show
Story: Towards the end of the Warring States Era, the States of Qin and Zhao are engaged in a lengthy battle. Li Hao Lan, daughter of the Censor-in-chief of Zhao, is forced out of her own home after being set up by her stepmother. Having nothing to her ...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, suspenseful
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Prophet Joseph (2008)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Iran
Duration: 140 min.
TV show
Story: This story basically follows the most important happenings in Prophet Josephs life, from the view of muslims. The most important happenings are: 1. his travel to egypt 2. his rise and growing up in Egypt 3. his life problems when his ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, sincere, biblical
Plot: prophet, betrayal, rivalry, human spirit, life is a bitch, religion, crimes, self discovery, folk hero, clergy, hopes, society ...
Time: ancient world
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.5
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Skam Spain (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: The series accompanies a group of 16-year-olds on the journey of their life following their day to day in real time. Dependence on social media, how they face sex, love and ruptures, religion, the search of their identity and the need to fit in.
Style: realistic, disturbing, captivating, sincere, psychological
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: friendship, high school, teenager, love, adolescence, teenage love, teenage life, society, family relations, couple relations, love and romance, youth ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Sultan of My Heart (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Turkey, Russia
Duration: 150 min.
TV show
Story: Mahmud brings Anna to his palace to teach his children French. The Russian ambassador also sends him there with the pressure to 'spy on his country'.
Style: touching, captivating, suspense, tense, sincere ...
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