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Humble Maria (1995)
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Humble Maria (1995)
Original name: María la del Barrio
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Mexico
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: María la del barrio, the third telenovela in the Las Tres Marías trilogy, is a Mexican telenovela starring Thalía, Fernando Colunga, Itatí Cantoral, Ricardo Blume, Irán Eory and the young actors Ludwika Paleta & Osvaldo Benavides. It was produced and broadcast on Televisa in 1995–1996. The series is a remake of Los Ricos También Lloran, which featured Verónica Castro, Rogelio Guerra and Rocío Banquells. María la del barrio is considered one of the most popular and successful telenovelas ever, having been broadcast in over 180 countries and watched by more than two billion people.
Style: serious, emotional, realistic
Plot: family relations, rich and poor, orphan, love and romance, social differences, couples, social climbing, rivalry, family disapproval, godparent, social relations
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: mexico

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Most similar movies to Humble Maria

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, emotional and sentimental films and TV series with plots about love and romance, family relations, couples, couple relations, romance, fall in love and parents and children mostly in Drama, Romance and Family genres. Some movies like Humble Maria: Real Love (2003), Don't mess with an angel (2008), Abyss of Passion (2012), The Stray Cat (2014), The Young and the Restless (1973). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Real Love (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Mexico
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: True love threatens to tear a family apart in this epic Mexican serial set in the 1800s. Rich and beautiful Matilde falls in love with Adolfo, but her mother, Augusta, disapproves of the relationship when she learns Adolfo is poor. Augusta forces ...
Style: emotional, stylized, serious, realistic, contemplative
Audience: girls' night
Plot: arranged marriage, true love, bankruptcy, power of love, social differences, forbidden love, against the odds, love triangle, couples, family disapproval, inheritance, family relations ...
Time: 19th century
Place: latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Don't mess with an angel (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Mexico
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Cuidado Con El Ángel is a Telenovela distributed by Televisa starring Maite Perroni and William Levy. The telenovela, a production of Nathalie Lartilleux, premiered on June 9, 2008 and finished its broadcast March 6, 2009. It had millions of ...
Style: serious, emotional, touching, captivating, realistic
Plot: family relations, orphan, romance, fall in love, rivalry, destiny, intrigue, rich and poor, dishonesty, love triangle, true love, secret ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
Abyss of Passion (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Mexico
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Rosendo Arango, the owner of Grupo La Anita, is married to Alfonsina. They have one son, Damian. Estefanía Bouvier is married to Augusto Castanon and they have one daughter, Elisa. Rosendo cheats on his wife with Carmina Bouvier, Estefanía's ...
Style: realistic, emotional, serious, sentimental, captivating ...
Plot: family relations, couples, couple relations, love and romance, love triangle, latinos, romance, family feud, love, family
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
 6.6
 253
The Stray Cat (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: Mexico
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: La Gata is an upcoming Mexican telenovela to be produced by Nathalie Lartilleux for Televisa. It is a remake of the Venezuelan telenovela La Gata, produced in 1968 and Mexican telenovela Rosa Salvaje produced in 1987.
Style: sentimental, realistic, serious, emotional
Plot: true love, love affair, social differences, love and romance, rich and poor, family relations, lovers reunited, couples, fall in love, romance, society, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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The Young and the Restless (1973)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The rivalries, romances, hopes and fears of the residents of the fictional Midwestern metropolis, Genoa City. The lives and loves of a wide variety of characters mingle through the generations, dominated by the Newman, Abbott, Baldwin and Winters ...
Style: sentimental, realistic, serious, emotional, saga
Plot: family relations, infidelity, family life, couple relations, rivalry, intrigue, family problems, rich and poor, love triangle, power relations, couples, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s, 21st century, 70s ...
Place: wisconsin, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Head over Heels (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Mexico
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: De que te quiero, te quiero is a Mexican telenovela produced by Lucero Suárez for Televisa. It is a remake of Carita pintada, a Venezuelan telenovela written by Valentina Párraga. Livia Brito is the protagonist, with Juan Diego Covarrubias as the ...
Style: emotional, touching, serious, realistic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love triangle, couples, couple relations, family relations, love and romance, infidelity, siblings relations, fall in love, dishonesty, twins, rivalry, identical twins
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 7.4
 225
Timeless Love (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Mexico
TV show
Story: Renata, a spirited woman, is treated cruelly by her mother and sister. Falling in love with Jerónimo changes her life for the better, but his misguided quest to avenge his brother's death jeopardizes their relationship.
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: family relations, vengeance, fall in love, couple relations, rivalry, love and romance, dishonesty, couples, mistaken identity, scandal, manipulation, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, latin america, mexico city
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 7.3
 373
True Love (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Mexico
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Amores verdaderos is a 2012 Mexican telenovela produced by Nicandro Díaz Gonzalez for Televisa. It is based on Amor en Custodia, produced in Colombia, Argentina, and Mexico.
Style: sentimental, realistic, serious, emotional
Plot: love triangle, forbidden love, family relations, rivalry, love and romance, workplace, romance, uninhibited rivalry, true love, parents and children, step siblings, master and servant ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Burden of Guilt (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Mexico
TV show
Story: Mi pecado is a Mexican telenovela that was produced by Televisa and aired on Canal de las Estrellas from 15 June 2009 through 13 November 2009. Starring Maite Perroni, Eugenio Siller and as adult protagonist Daniela Castro who is also the main ...
Style: realistic, serious, sentimental, emotional
Plot: family relations, lovers reunited, forbidden love, friendship, parents and children, couple relations, romance, manipulation, couples, family problems, unfulfilled love, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Until the End of Time (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Mexico
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: After their father's death, Sofía Ripoll, the oldest of three sisters, takes over the family's fictional successful chocolate factory. Though she is engaged to a man who uses her for money, she quickly falls in love with Salvador Cruz, a ...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, sentimental
Plot: family relations, couple relations, unlikely couple, siblings relations, workplace intrigue, master and servant, love and romance, power relations, dishonesty, fall in love, true love, romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Good Times, Bad Times (1990)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Goede tijden, slechte tijden, also known as GTST, is the longest-running Dutch soap opera, which began on 1 October 1990 on RTL4. The programme was the first daily soap in the Netherlands. The soap is produced by Joop van den Ende and to date over ...
Style: saga, serious, realistic, sentimental
Plot: eccentric family, small town, love affair, family life, intrigue, rivalry, love and romance, indoor, family business, couple relations, family in crisis, family relations ...
Time: 90s, 21st century, contemporary, 20th century, 1990s ...
Place: europe, holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Watercolors of Love (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Brazil
TV show
Story: Daphne and Gabriel cross paths again, 15 years after being separated by a frame from her grandfather. The rapprochement, however, jeopardizes the plans of the shrew, Judith.
Style: sentimental, realistic, serious, emotional
Plot: unfulfilled love, lovers reunited, couple relations, society, love and romance, social differences, rich and poor, romance, fall in love, family relations, family problems, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: brazil, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 5.1
 215
Picnic (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The son of the richest man in town wants to marry the town's beauty queen, but she meets a more interesting stranger who just got off the train.
Style: emotional, realistic, serious, tense
Plot: love triangle, social differences, love affair, society, social relations, couples, friendship, fall in love, romance, lifestyle, rivalry, small town ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: kansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Knots Landing (1979)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The domestic adventures, misdeeds and everyday interactions of five families living on a cul-de-sac in a small California community.
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: family relations, small town, family life, intrigue, love and romance, couples, couple relations, love affair, americana, warner bros, power, best friend ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.0
 45
Ella (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Belgium
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Years ago, a late nurse's young daughter, Ella, was discredited with stepfather Norbert by his wicked daughter Clio and send off to and exploited by her aunt 'tarantula', her only comfort being the friendship of young Jens. Once 18, ...
Style: realistic, serious, emotional, touching
Audience: girls' night
Plot: dysfunctional family, love affair, starting over, romance, orphan, dishonesty, love and romance, hopes, couples, rivalry, intrigue, fall in love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: belgium
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
One Life to Live (1968)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: One Life to Live is an American soap opera broadcast on television for more than 43 years on the ABC network, from July 15, 1968, to January 13, 2012, and on the internet as a web series on Hulu and iTunes via The Online Network since April 29, ...
Style: sentimental, emotional, serious, sincere, exciting ...
Plot: couple relations, friendship, family life, parents and children, love and romance, family problems, family relations, family feud, infidelity, borderline personality disorder, intrigue, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 70s, 60s, 90s ...
Place: pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Bold and the Beautiful (1987)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Continuing drama combining romance and intrigue set against the glittering backdrop of Beverly Hills and the American fashion industry.
Style: realistic, emotional, sentimental, serious, saga
Plot: fashion, family relations, love triangle, infidelity, family business, rich and poor, family problems, intrigue, family life, betrayal, rivalry, loss of partner ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, 80s, 90s, contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, usa, beverly hills
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 7.8
 888
Teresa (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Mexico
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Teresa Chavez is a young woman with an obsession for money and ambition. Despite her beauty and the fact that she was raised in the bosom of a loving family, she is resentful; her one desire is to leave her humble but poor neighbourhood.
Style: captivating, realistic, sentimental, psychological, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love and romance, rich and poor, fall in love, ambition, blind ambition, society, breakup, greed, family relations, latinos, strong female presence, shallowness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 5.4
 5K
Neighbours (1985)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Neighbours is an Australian television soap opera. It was first broadcast on the Seven Network on 18 March 1985. It was created by TV executive Reg Watson, who proposed the idea of making a show that focused on realistic stories and portrayed adults ...
Style: realistic, serious, sentimental, emotional, sincere
Plot: suburbs, friendship, infidelity, family relations, cafe, wedding, love and romance, betrayal, youth, rivalry, siblings relations, suburban life ...
Time: 80s, 90s, contemporary, 21st century, 20th century ...
Place: australia, melbourne australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.7
 2K
Providence (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Providence is an American television drama series that aired on NBC starring Melina Kanakaredes. The show ran for five seasons from January 8, 1999 until December 20, 2002.
Style: realistic, serious, touching, sentimental, atmospheric ...
Plot: family relations, small town, family problems, love and romance, siblings relations, parents and children, family life, living with parents, looking for love, homecoming, small town life, hometown ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, 90s, contemporary, 2000s ...
Place: rhode island, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 8.1
 3K
Jane Eyre (1983)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 239 min.
TV show
Story: After living a miserable life with her aunt, orphaned Jane Eyre is sent to Lowood, a residential school for children of limited means. Jane takes the advice of her friend and over many years takes her studies seriously, eventually advertising for a ...
Style: serious, stylized, sentimental, realistic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love and romance, estate, governess, orphan, rich and poor, fall in love, couple relations, dark hero, society, proposal, social differences, blind character ...
Time: victorian, 19th century, victorian era
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Forsyte Saga (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 276 min.
TV show
Story: In 2002, the first two books and the first interlude of John Galsworthy's trilogy The Forsyte Saga were adapted by Granada Television for the ITV network. Additional funding for this production was provided by American PBS station WGBH, the ...
Style: realistic, serious, touching, stylized, family saga ...
Plot: high society, family relations, love affair, society, love and romance, couple relations, forbidden love, period piece, rich and poor, unfulfilled love, adultery, parents and children ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, victorian era, 1920s, victorian ...
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 4.7
 4K
Hollyoaks (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The daily soap that follows the loves, lives and misdemeanours of a group of people living in the Chester village of Hollyoaks where anything could, and frequently does, happen...
Style: sincere, realistic, serious, captivating, emotional
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: family relations, teenage love, teenage boy, college life, teenage life, youth, love and romance, family problems, college, student life, family life, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 90s, 20th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Home and Away (1988)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Home and Away is set in the fictional town of Summer Bay, a coastal town in New South Wales, and follows the personal and professional lives of the people living in the area. The show initially focused on the Fletcher family, Pippa and Tom Fletcher ...
Style: realistic, serious, saga, emotional, sentimental
Audience: teens
Plot: small town, family relations, beach, first sex, social relations, dysfunctional family, parents and children, teenage life, family problems, couples, love affair, family life ...
Time: 80s, 90s, contemporary, 21st century, 20th century ...
Place: australia, new south wales
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.8
 977
Mansfield Park (1983)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 261 min.
TV show
Story: Drama series based on the novel by Jane Austen. Mansfield Park is the magnificient country residence of Sir Thomas Bertram and his family. It is here that their poor relation Fanny Price is brought up. Never allowed to forget her good fortune, Fanny ...
Style: serious, witty, realistic
Plot: rich and poor, wooing, love and romance, estate, love triangle, romance, couples, family relations, jane austen, cousin cousin relationship, adultery, sister sister relationship ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, victorian
Place: england, europe, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
At the Midnight Hour (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, Germany, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Wealthy widower Richard Keaton engages young widow Elizabeth 'Liz' Guinness as the 4th consecutive nanny for his pre-teen, equally science-devoted son Andrew, with instructions to disturb neither. She learns of mother Alycia's fatal ...
Style: sentimental, emotional, atmospheric, serious, realistic
Plot: love and romance, unlikely couple, boss and employee, couple relations, parents and children, love affair, fall in love, dealing with death, romance, nanny, couples, family relations ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The One Who Couldn't Love (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Mexico
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: La que no podía amar is a Mexican telenovela produced by José Alberto Castro for Televisa. Ximena Suarez wrote the script based on the original story by Delia Fiallo. The cast was headed by Ana Brenda Contreras, Jorge Salinas, and Jose Ron, while ...
Style: emotional, realistic, sentimental, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: love triangle, romance, fall in love, couples, best friends, boss and employee, couple relations, friendship, family relations, intrigue, social differences, love and romance
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.7
 2K
Vanity Fair (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: This faithful BBC adaptation once again brings William Makepeace Thackeray's classic satirical novel to the screen. Becky Sharp (Natasha Little) is a beautiful, clever and poor girl determined to earn a higher place in society at any cost. The ...
Style: realistic, serious, witty, sincere, stylized ...
Plot: manipulation, satire, orphan, power relations, life turned upside down, social differences, couple relations, rich and poor, strong female presence, social climbing, high society, couples ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Once Upon a Time in Rio (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Brazil
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Situated just above the awe-inspiring Ipanema beach in Rio is the Cantagalo slum. Every day, floods of Cantagalo residents make their way down the mountain, only to disappear into their surroundings as part of the invisible working-class that cleans ...
Style: touching, realistic, serious, sentimental, emotional ...
Plot: love, social differences, parents and children, forbidden love, love and romance, romance, couples, family relations, fall in love, rich and poor, life is a bitch, gun ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: latin america, brazil, rio de janeiro
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Thirtysomething (1987)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Thirtysomething is an American television drama about a group of baby boomers in their late thirties. It was created by Marshall Herskovitz and Edward Zwick for MGM/UA Television Group and The Bedford Falls Company, and aired on ABC. It premiered in ...
Style: clever, stylized, sentimental, touching, sincere ...
Plot: yuppie, friendship, advertising, family relations, parenthood, family life, suburbs, suburban life, friends, social relations, couples, thirtysomething life ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s
Place: philadelphia, usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%