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About Time (2018)
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About Time (2018)
Original name: 멈추고 싶은 순간: 어바웃타임
Genre: Fantasy
Country: South Korea
Duration: 70 min.
TV show
Story: Our heroine will have the unfortunate ability to see the “life clocks” of everyone around her, including herself, and the hero will somehow be able to stop her “time” without lifting a finger. This story will follow time that is stopped, extended, and even erased through the love they have for each other.
Style: inspirational, romantic, rough, thought provoking, humorous
Audience: teen drama, family outing, teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: romance, life is a bitch, love and romance, relationships, human nature, love, survival, friendship, couple relations, self discovery, female protagonist, life & death, rescue, youth, fall in love, love affair, life philosophy, time travel, supernatural, tragedy, boyfriend girlfriend relationship
Place: korea

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out romantic, sentimental, touching and captivating films and TV series with plots about romance, love and romance, friendship, love, couple relations, supernatural and fall in love mostly in Fantasy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like About Time: The Bride of the Water God (2017), Tomorrow with You (2017), My Girlfriend Is an Alien (2019), The Best Hit (2017), Fighter of the Destiny (2017). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Bride of the Water God (2017)
Genre: Fantasy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 70 min.
TV show
Story: Yoon So Ah is a pragmatic neuropsychiatrist who carries a tremendous financial burden to run her own practice. Her family has been tasked with serving Ha Baek, a reincarnated water god, for many generations, and So Ah is forced to do the same. Ha ...
Style: romantic, exciting, enigmatic, twists and turns, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night, family outing, teen drama
Plot: romance, couple relations, fantasy world, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, supernatural, happy ending, psychiatrist, romantic fantasy, male female relationship, good versus evil, imaginary, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: korea
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Tomorrow with You (2017)
Genre: Fantasy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Yoo So Joon owns a real estate company worth 200 billion won. When he sees his future self living unhappily, he decides to avoid that fate by marrying Song Ma Rin without love. While their start is a fake marriage, he sees that his wife gets hurt ...
Style: sentimental, sincere, feel good, sweet
Plot: time travel, romance, love, family relations, self discovery, destiny, human relationship, moral dilemma, life changing experience, businessman, love and romance, changing the past or future ...
Place: korea
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My Girlfriend Is an Alien (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: China
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: The alien girl Chai Xiaoqi tells the story of Fang Xiaoqi, the overbearing president of the alien girl who died from the "Cape Town Planet", who was suffering from the "rainy weather heterosexual amnesia". A high-energy hilarious ...
Style: sweet, touching, romantic, uplifting, feel good ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: alien, romance, couple relations, youth, male female relationship, fall in love, reunion, couples, love affair, love, friendship, love story ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Best Hit (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: South Korea
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Yoo Hyun-Jae is a member of a popular idol group. He has a lot of fans and he is a scandal maker. Meanwhile, Lee Ji-Hoon is an aspiring singer. He pretends to be studying for his civil servant exam, but he is actually struggling to become an idol.
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, romantic, surprise ending
Plot: romance, youth, music, bad temper, aspiring singer, complex characters, friendship, desire for fame, starlet, supernatural, time travel, typhoon
Time: 21st century
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Fighter of the Destiny (2017)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: China
TV show
Story: Chun Chang Sheng was abandoned in a flowing river and plucked up by a Taoist monk. He’s actually the fourth Prince of the Chen’s Royal bloodline. He’s plagued with an incurable illness, fated not to live past the age of 20. To find a cure, he ...
Style: disturbing, exciting, tense, captivating
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: friendship, fall in love, danger, love and romance, best friends in love, couple relations, friends, couples, fantasy world, rivalry, love
Time: contemporary
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Melting Me Softly (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance
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, sweet, uplifting
Audience: chick flick
Plot: romance, love and romance, youth, adventure, fall in love, reunion, disorder, destiny, couple relations, adaptation, love affair, friendship ...
Time: contemporary
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Meow, the Secret Boy (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 35 min.
TV show
Story: What if your cat was capable of turning into a charming boy? After taking time off, Sol Ah returns to school as she finds herself a place to live alone. Per her friend’s favor, Sol Ah takes in a cat named Hong Jo, and a story of the life of two ...
Style: disturbing, sentimental, touching, suspenseful
Audience: girls' night, teens, date night
Plot: metamorphosis, romance, transformation, supernatural, cat, friendship, love, friendship between men, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, magical, friends in love, supernatural romance ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Splash Splash Love (2015)
Genre: Fantasy, History, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 70 min.
TV show
Story: Danbi, a senior in high school, is whisked back in time to the Joseon Era. There she is mistaken for a servant and begins her life anew as the confidante of King Lee Do; her knowledge of mathematics and sciences, however, begins to cause ...
Style: romantic, captivating, entertaining
Plot: joseon dynasty, time travel, supernatural, high school student, time traveler, king, survival, love and romance, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, struggle for survival, male female relationship, relationships ...
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Reunited Worlds (2017)
Genre: Fantasy, Romance
Country: South Korea
TV show
Story: Although born in the same year, two childhood friends end up being 13 years apart because they have aged surprisingly at different places (worlds) for some strange reason. Now Eom Hyeon Soo is a 31-year-old woman but Sung Hae Sung is still a ...
Style: surprise ending, touching, romantic, thought provoking, sentimental
Plot: love, love and romance, life & death, bittersweet, loneliness, philosophy, parents and children, life philosophy, unlikely relationship, race against time, young man, family relations ...
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
My Strange Hero (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 35 min.
TV show
Story: When Kang Bok-Soo was a high school student, he was falsely accused of committing violence and kicked out of school. This was caused by his first love Son Soo-Jung and a male student Oh Se-Ho. Kang Bok-Soo is a now an adult, but his life has not ...
Style: romantic, thought provoking, feel good, disturbing, humorous
Audience: girls' night, teens, family outing, teen drama, teen comedy
Plot: romance, school, love, love and romance, teenager, escapades, male female relationship, happy ending, parents and children, friendship, corruption, love triangle ...
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Eternal Love of Dream (2020)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: China
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Having been saved by Emperor Dong Hua from a vicious monster attack, Princess of Qingqiu, Bai Fengjiu becomes immensely indebted to him. To repay him, Fengjiu follows Donghua around on his adventures to eliminate evil but unwittingly realizes that ...
Style: uplifting, touching, romantic, sentimental
Audience: chick flick
Plot: romance, love and romance, friendship, hopes, love affair, fall in love, couples, destiny, reunion, love, palace, romantic fantasy ...
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Live Up To Your Name (2017)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Heo Im is an oriental doctor, acknowledged as the best in acupuncture and moxibustion in Joseon. His success is blocked due to his low status. One day, Heo Im travels though time and finds himself in present day Seoul. He meets Choi Yeon-Kyung. She ...
Style: light, romantic, captivating, entertaining
Plot: medicine, time travel, romance, doctor, traditional versus modern, sent to the future, male female relationship, love and romance, romantic relationship, love story, changing the past or future, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: future
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
My Love From Another Star (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Do Min Joon is an otherworldly beauty, literally. After crash landing on Earth 400 years ago, Min Joon has diligently observed humans for centuries, ultimately coming to cynical conclusions. On top of being a super babe, Min Joon's got enhanced ...
Style: exciting, captivating, romantic, semi serious, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens
Plot: danger, adventure, love affair, love and romance, destiny, heroes, alien, fall in love, romance, hopes, immortal, supernatural ability ...
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49 Days (2011)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
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Duration: 60 min.
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Story: Shin Ji Hyun was enjoying absolute bliss as she was about to marry her fiancé, Kang Min Ho, but her perfect life is shattered when she gets into a car accident that leaves her in a coma. She is given a second chance at life by a reaper, but it ...
Style: semi serious, emotional, humorous, sentimental, suspenseful ...
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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
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Encounter (2018)
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Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
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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
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Country: South Korea
Duration: 35 min.
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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 ...
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Audience: teens, girls' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Chicago Typewriter (2017)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 70 min.
TV show
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Style: exciting, suspenseful, romantic, rough, semi serious
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Country: South Korea
Duration: 45 min.
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Country: South Korea
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⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 3 min.
TV show
Story: Corbin is the #1 fan of the Confessions of a High School Vampire book series and runs the fansite IHeartVampires.net with her best friend, Luci. After Corbin leaks part of the final novel, the "fangosphere" explodes, sending the girls on ...
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Audience: teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Evergreen (2018)
Genre: Fantasy, Romance
Country: South Korea
TV show
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Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Country: China
Duration: 45 min.
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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
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Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: China
TV show
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Style: entertaining, captivating, romantic
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Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Manhole (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: This time-slip drama centers around Bong Pil and his five friends who travel between the past and present through a manhole in order to stop a wedding scheduled a week later.
Style: funny, lyrical, exciting, entertaining, twists and turns ...
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Place: korea
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36%
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Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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Style: captivating, suspenseful, sentimental, touching
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Endless (2020)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When madly in love high school graduates Riley and Chris are separated by a tragic car accident, Riley blames herself for her boyfriend's death while Chris is stranded in limbo. Miraculously, the two find a way to connect. In a love story that ...
Style: sad, sincere, touching, tear jerker, uplifting ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Swords of Legends (2014)
Genre: Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: China
TV show
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Style: suspenseful, disturbing, captivating, suspense
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