Movies and TV shows like My Runway

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My Runway (2016)
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My Runway (2016)
Original name: 마이 런웨이
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: An egotistic top male model and a pretty model wannabe are forced to live each other's lives until they figure out a way to undo their body switch.
Style: thought provoking, serious, captivating, emotional
Plot: fashion, body swapping, romance, opposites attract, modeling, youth, society, love interest, culture clash, model, love triangle, jealousy, hopes, rise and fall, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, rise to the top, business ethics, workplace, social decay, workplace situations, school

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, serious, realistic and emotional films and TV series with plots about society, love and romance, workplace, workplace situations, romance, family relations and couples mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like My Runway: Carnation (2011), The House of Eliott (1991), The Model (2016), Selling Innocence (2005), Models Inc. (1994). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Carnation (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 15 min.
TV show
Story: Carnation is a Japanese television drama that aired in the Asadora slot on NHK from 3 October 2011 to 31 March 2012. It is the 85th Asadora. It is based on the life of the fashion designer Ayako Koshino in Kishiwada, Osaka. Ayako was the mother of ...
Style: emotional, serious, touching, realistic, stylized
Audience: girls' night
Plot: fashion, ambition, follow your dream, rise to the top, hopes, lifestyle, workplace, family relations, workplace situations, parents and children, strong female presence
Time: 20th century
Place: japan
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95%
The House of Eliott (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: The House of Eliott is a British television series produced and broadcast by the BBC in three series between 1991 and 1994. The series starred Stella Gonet and Louise Lombard as two sisters in 1920s London who establish a dressmaking business and ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, sincere
Plot: fashion, workplace situations, family relations, society, workplace, fashion designer, lifestyle, photographer, ambition, rise to the top, notoriety, sister sister relationship ...
Time: 1920s, 20s, 20th century
Place: england, london
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The Model (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When emerging fashion model Emma gets a chance to pursue her dream of becoming an international top model, she leaves her everyday life in Denmark behind, and moves to Paris. At a photo shoot in her new hometown, she meets the attractive ...
Style: melancholic, captivating, talky, sexy, emotional ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: model, fashion, fashion photographer, jealousy, love triangle, love interest, cheating girlfriend, fashion model, male nudity, rise to the top, rape, modeling ...
Time: 2010s
Place: paris france, denmark
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79%
Selling Innocence (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Mia Sampson's dreams to be a model come true when she's asked to pose for photographs to be displayed on an Internet website for "members only." However, when the owner of the website uses her pictures for exploitation purposes, ...
Style: ambiguous ending, emotional, serious, melancholic
Plot: model, high school, teenager, stalker, modeling, popularity, rise to the top, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, jealousy, gossip, society, job offer ...
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Models Inc. (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Models Inc. is an American prime time soap opera that aired on the Fox television network during the 1994-1995 television season. It is the third series in the Beverly Hills, 90210 franchise. The series was created by Charles Pratt, Jr. and Frank ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, emotional, humorous, sitcom
Plot: model, modeling, uninhibited rivalry, intrigue, workplace, blind ambition, workplace situations, crimes, manipulation, dishonesty, rivalry, amateur detective ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: los angeles, usa
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The Beautiful Life: TBL (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The daily lives of young models living together in a models' residence in New York, while struggling to deal with the cutthroat competition and fleeting fame of the fashion world.
Style: realistic, serious, sexy, captivating, contemplative
Audience: teens
Plot: model, desire for fame, rise to the top, lifestyle, ambition, teenage life, intrigue, haunted by the past, teaching the ways of the world, dishonesty, rivalry, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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59%
Still Star-Crossed (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: A period drama that picks up where the famous story of Romeo and Juliet leaves off, charting the treachery, palace intrigue, and ill-fated romances of the Montagues and Capulets in the wake of the young lovers' tragic fate.
Style: twists and turns, touching, romantic, tense, emotional ...
Plot: shakespeare's romeo and juliet, twists & turns, culture clash, fall in love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, jealousy, hopes, couple relations, romance, idealism, couples, friend ...
Time: contemporary, 16th century
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53%
Record of Youth (2020)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 70 min.
TV show
Story: In a cutthroat world where the life you’re born into decides your success, three aspiring youths are determined to change that perception as they fight for their dreams.
Style: dorama, captivating, light, entertaining, sincere ...
Plot: fashion, makeup artist, modeling, youth, love triangle, professional rivalry, best friend, multiple contestants, declaration of love, follow your dream, actor
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52%
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The Manions of America (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 290 min.
TV show
Story: Film starring David Soul, Kate Mulgrew, Pierce Brosnan
Style: emotional, captivating, sentimental, serious, realistic
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: immigrants, american civil war, rise to the top, lovers apart, couple relations, unfulfillment, love and romance, hopes, romance, rich and poor, follow your dream, couples ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, philadelphia
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51%
Rosario Tijeras (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Colombia
TV show
Story: Rosario is a teenage schoolgirl who lives in a tough Latin neighborhood filled with challenges. Having poverty all around, she faces difficult situations from family, school, rich friends vs. poor friends, and the element of drug cartel activity ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, emotional, tense, captivating ...
Plot: love triangle, romance, crimes, fall in love, tragic love, rivalry, life is a bitch, vengeance, couples, drug smuggling, drug cartel, society ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 21st century, contemporary
Place: colombia, latin america
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45%
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Land of Honor (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Set on horse ranches around Houston, Texas, this Spanish-language telenovela covers the three Gallardo brothers' search for vengeance against the wealthy del Junco family, following the mysterious death of their rodeo-riding sister. The ...
Style: emotional, realistic, captivating, serious
Plot: romance, fall in love, vengeance, rivalry, intrigue, uncover truth, wooing, family relations, love and romance, friendship, forbidden love, love affair ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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The $treet (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The $treet is an American television drama series that aired on Fox in 2000. 11 episodes were produced and 6 aired in the U.S. The series was about a small brokerage house called Belmont Stevens located in New York and the lives of its employees. ...
Style: captivating, thought provoking, serious, realistic
Plot: wall street, ambition, rise to the top, stock broker, corporate crimes, workplace, power relations, thirtysomething life, blind ambition, teaching the ways of the world, uninhibited rivalry, relationship vs career ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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44%
Good Morning Karachi (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Pakistan
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Good Morning Karachi addresses the tension between religious extremism and modernity through the eyes of a young woman, Rafina, coming of age in Karachi city. Rafina comes from a poor background but dreams of making something of herself. She wants ...
Style: captivating, realistic, touching, sincere, serious
Plot: modeling, culture clash, ambition, love, fashion, model, assassination, politics, political rally, female director, coming of age, billboard ...
Place: pakistan
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43%
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Body & Soul (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 48 min.
TV show
Story: Dr. Rachel Griffen returns from the Far East, planning on incorporating alternative medicine with traditional practices. Her mentor Dr. Isaac Braun is skeptical and administrator Quinten Bremmer outright hostile. Oz is the ever cheerful orderly.
Style: realistic, serious, sincere, sentimental
Plot: hospital, doctors and patients, workplace, society, culture clash, workplace intrigue, power relations, female doctor, doctor, mortician, chief of staff, strong female presence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ohio, usa
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41%
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Raja (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Morocco
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Raja is a nineteen year old orphan literally and figuratively scarred by life. Fred is an emotionally bankrupt westerner living amid his plush gardens and palm trees. Set against the backdrop of contemporary Marrakech, Raja is a cross-cultural drama ...
Style: sincere, emotional, realistic, serious
Plot: opposites attract, unlikely couple, fall in love, social differences, unfulfilled love, youth, orphan, romance, society, love and romance, rich and poor, culture clash ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: morocco, africa
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40%
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The Paradise (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: An intoxicating love story set in England's first department store in the 1870s. The Paradise revolves around the lives of the people who live and work in the store, each bound in their own way by the power of the world they live in, and the ...
Style: captivating, stylized, realistic, serious
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love and romance, workplace situations, fashion, high society, love affair, flirting, rise to the top, eligible bachelor, workplace, ambition, nouveau riche, ambitious ...
Time: 19th century, 1900s, 20th century, 1870s, victorian era
Place: england
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40%
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Encounter (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: What happens when an encounter between a man and woman who seem to have nothing in common develops into a complicated love story? Cha Soo Hyun is a woman and daughter of a politician who lives a life where she is unable to choose her own path. ...
Style: romantic, thought provoking, touching, sentimental, entertaining
Audience: girls' night, family outing, date night, teens, teen drama
Plot: romance, love, opposites attract, love and romance, loveless marriage, marriage of convenience, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, couples, fall in love, stereotypes, male female relationship, friendship ...
Place: cuba, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Great Expectations (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: 'Great Expectations' opens with Pip as a boy (played as an young man by newcomer Douglas Booth, 'The Pillars of the Earth') on the marshes near his home, where he encounters the desperate escapee Magwitch (Winstone). Pip is ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, twists and turns, atmospheric ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: orphan, generosity, victorian england, lovers, rags to riches, convict, romance, inheritance, destiny, obsession, society, hopes ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, victorian, 1820s
Place: england, london
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37%
When We Were Young (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: China
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Summer 1996. While chasing after a bicycle thief, Yang Xi (Wan Peng) hurts her leg and therefore can’t participate in the long-distance run to earn some bonus points for the college entrance exam anymore. When school starts again, Yang Xi not only ...
Style: captivating, thought provoking, humorous, light, disturbing
Plot: school, confidence, dream, love and romance, unlikely couple, grownups, friendship, rivalry, love triangle, youth, fall in love, couple relations ...
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37%
Made in Jersey (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: A young working-class woman who uses her street smarts to compete among her pedigreed Manhattan colleagues at a prestigious New York law firm.
Style: realistic, talky, serious, captivating
Plot: law firm, lawyer, workplace, lawsuit, jury, ambition, workplace situations, legal, rivalry, society, strong female presence, unsupportive coworkers ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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The Royal (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Follows the staff and patients of a Yorkshire cottage hospital in the 60s, embroiled in tangled love lives and bitter power struggles.
Style: realistic, captivating, medical drama, emotional, psychological ...
Plot: hospital, doctors and patients, moral dilemma, nursing, workplace, workplace situations, doctor, nun, nurse, countryside, love, society ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: england, europe, northern england, yorkshire
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37%
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The Impostor (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
TV show
Story: La Impostora, is a Spanish-language telenovela presumably to be produced by United States-based television network Telemundo Studios, Miami.
Style: emotional, realistic, sentimental, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: workplace intrigue, rivalry, hidden identity, boss and employee, romance, dishonesty, fall in love, family relations, uncover truth, family business, power relations, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
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36%
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Total Dreamer (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Brazil
TV show
Story: Eliza lived in the interior of Rio de Janeiro with her family, but after getting involved in a mess with her stepfather, she fled to the capital and started to live on the streets of the city. Despite her careless appearance, she draws attention for ...
Style: uplifting, touching, feel good, sweet, captivating
Plot: opposites attract, bet, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, low self esteem, talent, love and romance, popularity, change of heart, aspiring singer, fall in love, model, stereotypes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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The Mill (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Powerful historical drama series, based on the lives of real people, telling the story of young 19th-century apprentices taking their lives into their own hands for the first time.
Style: realistic, stylized, serious, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: working class, workplace, society, factory worker, factory, life is a bitch, rich and poor, power relations, realism, social differences, family relations, parents and children ...
Time: 19th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Ghost Bride (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: Taiwan, Malaysia
TV show
Story: In 1890s Malacca, Li Lan finds herself in the afterlife and becomes mired in a mystery linked to the sinister, deceased son of a wealthy family.
Style: emotional, captivating, stylized, touching
Plot: forced marriage, gambling, forbidden love, love and romance, romance, society, ghost, love affair, arranged marriage, unhappy marriage, jealousy, impossible love ...
Time: 19th century
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34%
30 Degrees in February (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: ​From International Emmy Award-winning writer Anders Weidemann, compelling ten-part drama 30 Degrees in February follows a group of Swedes who've left the snow and cold of Scandinavia for the warm, sandy beaches of Thailand in the dead of ...
Style: realistic, touching, serious, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: starting over, family life, hopes, immigrants, society, human nature, culture clash, self discovery, unfulfillment, family relations, follow your dream, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: thailand, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Red Roses (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Rote Rosen is a German telenovela produced by Studio Hamburg Serienwerft Lüneburg and broadcast by Das Erste since November 6, 2006. The show is a complex telenovela, who tells one love story every season about women in their forties.
Style: emotional, realistic, sentimental, captivating, serious
Audience: girls' night
Plot: family relations, couples, love affair, couple relations, love triangle, infidelity, parents and children, hotel, fall in love, romance, friendship, love story ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany
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33%
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Breathless (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
TV show
Story: Hospital drama set in London during the early 1960s, following the staff of a busy gynecology ward at a time when abortion is illegal and the contraceptive pill is only just becoming available to married women.
Style: serious, stylized, realistic, captivating, touching ...
Plot: nurse, doctors and patients, hospital, patient, treatment, workplace, workplace romance, society, workplace situations, gynecologist, couples, strong female presence ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.0
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Lucky 7 (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: What would you do if you won the lottery? How would it change your life? Follow a group of seven gas station employees in Queens, New York, who have been chipping into a lottery pool for years, never thinking they'd actually win. They need to ...
Style: realistic, serious, touching, captivating
Plot: lottery, family relations, working class, workplace, parents and children, couple relations, society, change of luck, siblings relations, bittersweet, couples, gas station ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Doctors (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Set in the fictional Midlands town of Letherbridge, defined as being close to the city of Birmingham, this soap opera follows the staff and families of a doctor's surgery.
Style: touching, captivating, serious, emotional, sentimental ...
Plot: doctor, workplace, clinic, doctors and patients, workplace situations, supportive coworker, couples, terminal illness, couple relations, love affair, life is a bitch, social relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
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32%