Movies like Boys Over Flowers: Final

If you like "Boys Over Flowers: Final" you are looking for dorama, sentimental and touching movies about / with rich kid, first love, teen romance, love and romance, friendship between men, romantic rivalry and rich man poor woman themes of Drama genre shot in Japan.
Find your next favorite and similar movies in two steps: 1. Identify all themes of interest from this film (block below). 2. Look for them in the presented list.
Boys Over Flowers: Final (2008)
 6.8
 1K
Boys Over Flowers: Final (2008)
Original name: 花より男子 ファイナル
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Domyoji holds an extravagant press conference to announce his wedding to Makino the following spring. The press is playing her up like a modern-day Cinderella and everything seems to be going well. Later, the families offer congratulations to the couple. Even Domyoji’s mother, who was formerly opposed to the relationship and tried desperately to break them up at every opportunity is suddenly happy for them. She even offers Makino a family heirloom: a tiara worth 10 billion yen (about $95 million USD) called “Smile of Venus”.r be meddling again, hoping to make it look like Makino carelessly lost the tiara herself? Or is someone at the hotel trying to cover up the crime? Domyoji and Makino are determined to get to the bottom of things and end up going on a wild adventure together which takes them through Las Vegas, Hong Kong, and various places throughout the world.
Style: dorama, sentimental, touching, sincere, disturbing
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: rich kid, first love, teen romance, love and romance, friendship between men, romantic rivalry, rich man poor woman, elite, wedding, jealousy, schoolgirl, temper, violinist
Place: japan, tokyo

Movie in categories

Most similar movies to Boys Over Flowers: Final

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out touching, sentimental, sincere and realistic films with plots about love and romance, romance, youth, parents and children, family relations, teenage life and fall in love mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like Boys Over Flowers: Final: Boys Over Flowers Returns (2007), I Give My First Love to You (2009), Boys Over Flowers (2005), Boys Love (2006), Rock My Heart (2017). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Boys Over Flowers Returns (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Hana Yori Dango Returns is a Japanese television drama series, broadcast on TBS in 2007. It is the sequel to 2005 Hana Yori Dango TV series, based on Japanese shōjo manga series, Boys Over Flowers, written by Yoko Kamio, and followed by movie ...
Style: twists and turns, romantic, sentimental, humorous, cynical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: love and romance, youth, school, fall in love, couple relations, friends, brutality, teenage girl, injustice, beating, life is a bitch
Time: contemporary
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
I Give My First Love to You (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 122 min.
Story: As a child Takuma is diagnosed with a heart condition that requires care from a cardiologist. He soon becomes friends with his doctors young daughter Mayu while being treated at the hospital. One day Mayu overhears her father saying that Takumas ...
Style: touching, suspense, sincere, uplifting, sentimental
Audience: teen drama, teens
Plot: first love, love, romance, tragedy, terminal illness, teen romance, hopes, japanese girl, breaking up with girlfriend, deadly, heart disease
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
Boys Over Flowers (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Hana Yori Dango is a Japanese television drama series, broadcast on TBS in 2005. It is based on Japanese shōjo manga series, Boys Over Flowers, written by Yoko Kamio. The series is the third television adaptation of the manga following Meteor ...
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, sweet, romantic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: rich man poor woman, high school, cinderella story, teenage love, social differences, rich and poor, youth, romance, opposites attract, friendship, love and romance, teenage life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 6.0
 526
Boys Love (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Magazine editor Taishin Mamiya interviews high school model Noeru Kisaragi. Despite Noeru's bad attitude, his painting of an ocean intrigues Mamiya and leads to a dinner, during which Noeru solicits Mamiya sexually. Soon Mamiya sees Noeru with ...
Style: emotional, sincere, sentimental, touching, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: gays and lesbians, jealousy, love affair, teenage love, youth, forbidden love, fall in love, artists and showbiz, interview, promiscuity, sexual content, physical appearance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.5
 860
Rock My Heart (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 105 min.
Story: 17-year-old Jana has a congenital heart defect. To defy fate, Jana seeks every challenge, plunges into every wild and dangerous adventure. Her parents does not like that and are even more in constant fear of their daughter.
Style: disturbing, sincere, captivating, touching, sentimental
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: heart disease, strong female character, horse race, strong female lead, parents and children, girl horse relationship, parents, illness, rider horse relationship, horse, female protagonist, teenage girl ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
An Autumn Afternoon (1962)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Shuhei Hirayama is a widower with a 24-year-old daughter. Gradually, he comes to realize that she should not be obliged to look after him for the rest of his life, so he arranges a marriage for her.
Style: gloomy, touching, sentimental, realistic, serious
Plot: wedding, family relations, couple relations, parents and children, midlife crisis, family gatherings, family life, love affair, eccentric family, unfulfilled love, fall in love, redemption ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.4
 136
Booky's Crush (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The Thomsons - parents Thomas and Francie, and children Willa, Arthur, Beatrice (nicknamed Booky) and Jakey - are a loving working class family living in the Depression era in Toronto. Arthur is showing aptitude in drawing, and although his parents ...
Style: feel good, sincere, sentimental, touching, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night, family outing
Plot: family relations, teenage love, teenage life, love and romance, youth, family, romance, society, family life, working class, parents and children, coming of age ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1930s
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Paradise Kiss (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Hyasaka Yukari only wants one thing: to enter the college that her mom wants. One day, she meets an extravagant group that loves fashion. They were searching for a model and Yukari fits their ideal model. From now Yukari will know the world of ...
Style: sentimental, realistic
Plot: fashion, youth, fall in love, social relations, love and romance, high school life, ambition, sexy brunette, strong female presence, first love, teenage girl, model ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Movie in collections
teens movies
6755
sincere movies
5542
elite movies
29
disturbing movies
6070
 7.4
 3K
Go (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Isao Yukisada spins this gritty coming-of-age tale about Sugihara, a Japanese-born, third-generation Korean who struggles to find a place in a society that will not accept him. The film begins with Sugihara studying at a Korean junior high school ...
Style: serious, sentimental, touching, sincere, realistic
Plot: racism, coming of age, teenage love, youth, society, fish out of water, parents and children, boxing, high school life, teenage life, social differences, sport team ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.1
 3K
The World (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: China, Japan, France
Duration: 143 min.
Story: “The World” is a theme park on the outskirts of Beijing, sixteen kilometers from the Chinese capital, designed around scaled representations of the world’s famous landmarks such as the Eiffel Tower or the Leaning Tower of Pisa.The site is seen ...
Style: touching, sentimental, psychological, sincere, gloomy ...
Plot: self discovery, fall in love, social relations, romance, wedding, theme park, couples, amusement park, down on your luck, prostitute, dancer's life, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, asia, china, usa, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.8
 1K
The Adopted (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Lisa and Marine live a life of relative companionship together, where the only man permitted into the equation is Lisa’s young son, Leo. However, their simple existence is thrown into disarray when Marie meets and falls in love with Alex, a ...
Style: touching, sentimental, realistic, sincere, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: parents and children, family problems, single parent, love and romance, family relations, haunted by the past, sister sister relationship, strong female presence, men hatred, life turned upside down, family life, fall in love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, lyon
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Great Passage (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Majime, an eccentric man in publishing company, who has unique ability of words, joins the team that will compile a new dictionary, ‘The Great Passage.’ In the eclectic team, he becomes immersed in the world of dictionaries. But the team is ...
Style: sincere, sentimental, serious, realistic, feel good
Audience: date night
Plot: workplace, fall in love, romance, love and romance, obsession, social misfits, workplace situations, japanese culture, unsuccessful, dictionary, socially awkward, teamwork ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Strawberry Shortcakes (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Based on the eponymous josei manga by cartoonist Kiriko Nananan, the pic follows the ups and downs of four female friends in Tokyo looking for love and trying to cope with the responsibilities in their lives. The main characters, impeccably played ...
Style: touching, serious, realistic, sincere, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: lifestyle, looking for love, romance, couple relations, love and romance, best friends, couples, city life, optimism, youth, prostitute, mother child relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.6
 4K
Crazy (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Benjamin is a 16 year old half-side spastic with lousy grades in math, who switches to a boarding school to reach grammar school. Acclimatization to the new environment is difficult in the first place and he has to struggle with the various problems ...
Style: touching, sentimental, sincere, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, puberty, first sex, boarding school, teenage love, fall in love, teenage life, social relations, love and romance, youth, innocence lost, teenage crush ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: europe, germany, bavaria
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.6
 27K
Midnight Sun (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Katie, a 17-year-old, has been sheltered since childhood and confined to her house during the day by a rare disease that makes even the smallest amount of sunlight deadly. Fate intervenes when she meets Charlie and they embark on a summer romance.
Style: romantic, sincere, sentimental, touching, sweet
Audience: teen drama, teens, girls' night
Plot: teen romance, teenage love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, terminal illness, first love, star crossed lovers, true love, best friend, near death experience, follow your dream, life & death, tragic love ...
Place: seattle washington, seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
A Walk to Remember (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: When the popular, restless Landon Carter is forced to participate in the school drama production he falls in love with Jamie Sullivan, the daughter of the town's minister. Jamie has a "to-do" list for her life and also a very big ...
Style: touching, romantic, sentimental, sincere, sad ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens, teen drama, date night
Plot: teenage love, opposites attract, love and romance, romance, true love, first love, fall in love, teen romance, terminal illness, youth, teenage life, teenager ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.5
 648
The Honor List (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Four girls sink a time capsule in a lake with a list of things they want to do before graduation, but they all go separate ways before graduating. When a tragedy strikes, they reunite to find the capsule and complete the bucket list.
Style: captivating, disturbing, touching, sincere, sentimental ...
Audience: teen drama, girls' night
Plot: friendship, friendship between teens, life turned upside down, friendship between girls, plan, meaning of life, teenagers, tragedy, loss of girlfriend, promise, teenager, mystery ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Magic of Ordinary Days (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Pregnant out of wedlock, an educated young woman is pressured by her father into an arranged marriage with a lonely farmer in this drama set during WWII.
Style: touching, sincere, sentimental, serious, emotional ...
Plot: marriage of convenience, love and romance, romance, hopes, world war two, soldier, society, destiny, family relations, love affair, arranged marriage, life is a bitch ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s
Place: usa, colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Movie in collections
wedding movies
3117
japan movies
2141
jealousy movies
3544
Tokyo Tower: Mom and Me, and Sometimes Dad (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 142 min.
Story: Adapted from the bestselling Japanese autobiography of the same title, this gentle coming-of-age drama concerns an adolescent boy, Boku - Masaya, torn between the inherited recklessness of his father Oton and the inherited responsibility, wisdom and ...
Style: sentimental, touching, emotional, sincere, serious ...
Plot: family life, family relations, life is a bitch, aging, parents and children, terminal illness, single parent, parents separation, care, overprotective mother, mother and son, fighting illness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
We Were Here: Part 2 (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 121 min.
Story: During the 2nd year of high school in the winter season, Yano (Toma Ikuta) transferred from Kushiro to Tokyo due to a family matter. Yano and Nanami (Yuriko Yoshitaka) promised to meet again. A couple of years later, Nanami is busy finding a job, ...
Style: suspenseful, sentimental, touching, disturbing
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: romance, love affair, lost love, teenager, teenage girl, love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, teenage boy, looking for love, parent child relationship, young love, renewed love ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Mommy Is at the Hairdresser's (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Summer 1966. It's time to enjoy the summer holiday, total freedom. Teenage Élise discovers that the sudden departure of her mother completely disrupts the family. Her brother Coco seeks solace in the garage, building a super racing car. Her ...
Style: emotional, touching, disturbing, sentimental, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: family relations, elderly lovers, youth, family life, lifestyle, dysfunctional family, estrangement, family problems, couples, love and romance, coming of age, bittersweet ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 8.1
 107
Door To Door (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Based on a true story about about a man who was told for many years that he was not employable, but threw all of his effort into working as a door-to-door salesman. Despite the pain attributed to his cerebral palsy, he walked eight to ten miles a ...
Style: sincere, thought provoking, touching, sentimental, suspenseful ...
Plot: cerebral palsy, door to door salesman, part time job, hospitalization, handicapped, living alone, japanese man, nurse, rehabilitation, doctor, quotation, short skirt ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
What Girls Learn (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Two teenage girls must come to terms with their stepfather when their mother is struck by illness.
Style: touching, emotional, sincere, sentimental, gloomy ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: teenage girl, single mother, stepfather, family relations, teenage life, teenage love, youth, love and romance, family problems, couples, estrangement, romance ...
Time: 80s
Place: georgia, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Movie in collections
tokyo movies
1163
temper movies
84
violinist movies
341
romance movies
8252
 5.2
 185
Finding Grace (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A struggling family, already on the verge of disintegration, faces new challenges that will test their faith in God and each other.
Style: touching, sentimental, disturbing, sincere
Plot: friendship, guilt, father daughter relationship, antisocial behavior, transformation, parents and children, loneliness, rebellious daughter, troubled youth, teenage life, church, family drama ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Little Forest: Winter/Spring (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Ichiko (Ai Hashimoto) lived in a big city, but goes back to her small hometown Komori, located on a mountain in the Tohoku region. She is self-sufficient. Ichiko gains energy living among nature and eating foods she makes from seasonal ingredients.
Style: thought provoking, captivating, realistic, sincere
Plot: japanese culture, food, japanese girl, nature, farming, solitude, abandoned by mother, hut, countryside, isolation, society, village life ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The End of Summer (1961)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The Kohayakawa family is thrown into distress when childlike father Manbei takes up with his old mistress, in one of Ozu’s most deftly modulated blendings of comedy and tragedy.
Style: sincere, emotional, touching, realistic, serious ...
Plot: family relations, infidelity, family business, adultery, dishonesty, parents and children, human nature, forbidden love, couples, love and romance, brewery, sister sister relationship ...
Place: japan, asia, kyoto japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
My First First Love (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Due to various personal reasons, a group of Yun Tae-o’s friends move into his house, where they experience love, friendship, and everything in between.
Style: dorama, humorous, sweet, sincere, touching
Plot: twenty something, first love, friends who live together, love and romance, grownups, couple relations, bigger dreams, friends in love, youth, parent child relationship, neighbor, love
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.7
 64
Cheerleader (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Cheerleader dives into the mind of a teenager as she tries desperately to win her boyfriend back.
Style: suspenseful, sentimental, touching, suspense
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: high school, teenager, jealousy, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, revenge, friendship, breakup, unrequited love, couple relations, love, teenage sex, crush ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 7.6
 703
All Around Us (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Kanao, a courtroom portrait artist, observes crimes, scandals and the decline of Japanese values without passing judgement. As he and his wife endure the tragedy of their first child’s death, hope slowly unfolds and their love story flickers to ...
Style: emotional, realistic, touching, psychological, gloomy ...
Plot: family problems, estrangement, couple relations, society, social decay, pregnancy, death in the family, dysfunctional family, unfulfillment, love and romance, sexual content, life is a bitch ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, contemporary
Place: tokyo, japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Be Sure to Share (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Shiro’s struggle with his father’s cancer and impending death leads to a realization that he must communicate his love and admiration for him before it’s too late. A series of flashbacks reveals their relationship over time, and the trouble ...
Style: touching, realistic, contemplative, emotional, sentimental ...
Plot: family relations, terminal illness, redemption, coping, parents and children, unfulfillment, family in crisis, estrangement, father son relationship, family problems, dealing with death, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%