Movies and TV shows like Legend of Yun Xi

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Legend of Yun Xi (2018)
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Legend of Yun Xi (2018)
Original name: 芸汐传
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: China
TV show
Story: Han Yun Xi is the daughter of an imperial physician who lost her mother when young, but maintains a cheerful and optimistic disposition. Yun Xi is naturally talented in medical science and proficient in traditional medicine, but suffers from the jealousy and avoidance of others. By a stroke of fate, she marries the Duke of Qin, Long Fei Ye, and becomes embroiled in the changing politics of the imperial court. Yun Xirelies on her high-level medical skills, wisdom, far-sighted brain, and compassionate heart to expel the poisons of a great official, get rid of secret agents for the Duke of Qin, eliminate the plague for the common citizens, and cure the crown prince’s strange illness.
Style: twists and turns, sentimental, semi serious, visually appealing
Plot: love triangle, royal family, transformation, male female relationship, physical appearance, disfigurement, love, loneliness, true love, beautiful scenery, parents and children, love and romance, self discovery, aristocracy, beauty, parents, love affair, relationships, power of love, love story, culture clash, unlikely friendships, zombie, prison, martial arts ...
Place: ancient china

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Duration: 90 min.
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Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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TV show
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TV show
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