Movies and TV shows like Anne Boleyn

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Anne Boleyn (2021)
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Anne Boleyn (2021)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The final months of Boleyn's life, her struggle with Tudor England's patriarchal society, her desire to secure a future for her daughter, Elizabeth, and the brutal reality of her failure to provide Henry with a male heir.
Style: thought provoking, captivating
Plot: female protagonist, patriarchy, social problems, social relations, family relations, historical character, fighting the system, life is a bitch, historical figure, historical event, relationships, family problems, society, woman, mother daughter relationship, showdown, lifestyle, husband wife relationship, king, british royal family, husband murders wife, royalty, falsely accused

Most similar movies to Anne Boleyn

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, psychological, tense and thought provoking films and TV series with plots about family relations, society, social relations, relationships, family problems, life is a bitch and lifestyle mostly in Drama, History and Romance genres. Some movies like Anne Boleyn: Domina (2021), Canterbury Tales (2003), Cathedral of the Sea (2018), King Sejong the Great (2008), Elisa di Rivombrosa (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.0
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Domina (2021)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: UK, Italy
TV show
Story: Domina follows Livia’s journey from a naïve young girl whose world crumbles in the wake of Julius Caesar’s assassination, to Rome’s most powerful and influential Empress, driven by a deep desire to avenge her father and secure power for her ...
Plot: roman empire, ancient rome, power struggle, wife, roman emperor, historical character, historical figure, husband wife relationship, female protagonist, woman, relationships, strong female lead ...
Place: rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Canterbury Tales (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 52 min.
TV show
Story: Adaptations of Chaucer's Tales to a modern setting.
Style: anthology, captivating
Plot: society, social relations, social problems, lifestyle, relationships, love, satire
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Cathedral of the Sea (2018)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Spain
Duration: 55 min.
TV show
Story: In the 14th century, Barcelona is experiencing one of its most prosperous moments. The city has grown to La Ribera, a fishing district in which the largest Marian temple ever known is built: Santa María del Mar. But the construction runs parallel ...
Style: brutal, suspenseful, suspense, depressing, biblical ...
Plot: rich and poor, religion, social relations, envy, sea, genocide, father son relationship, social problems, life is a bitch, love hate, society, family relations ...
Time: 14th century, middle ages
Place: barcelona, spain, barcelona spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
King Sejong the Great (2008)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: South Korea
TV show
Story: "The Great King, Sejong" is a full-scale political drama describing how King Sejong and his loyal retainers cooperate and contrive to make his dynasty a better place. While King Sejong was on the throne, the Joseon Dynasty enjoyed ...
Style: atmospheric, realistic, political, serious, stylized
Plot: historical figure, royalty, king, joseon dynasty, faithfulness, palace intrigue, historical character, family relations, royal family, historical event, korean history, prince
Time: 15th century
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Elisa di Rivombrosa (2003)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Set in Piemonte of Carlo Emanuele III, Elisa di Rivombrosa tells the love story between Count Fabrizio Ristori and the maid Elisa Scalzi, lady companion of countess Agnes, mother of Fabrizio. The couple will face many difficulties, intrigues of all ...
Style: captivating, tense
Plot: fall in love, falling in love, conspiracy, countess, marriage, murder, castle, relationships, high society, social relations, male female relationship, life ...
Time: 18th century
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.4
 1K
Deep Water (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A modern day look at family through the eyes of three women as they work to balance work and life pressures.
Style: psychological, disturbing, captivating, sincere
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: horny wife, family relations, female protagonist, husband wife relationship, businesswoman, destiny, friendship, society, adaptation, lifestyle, fight, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.6
 11
1Life (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 80 min.
TV show
Story: The struggles and political back stabbing among four friends vying for control over the app they created, '1Life'.
Style: thought provoking, tense, captivating, suspense
Plot: technology, security, social media, betrayal, hacker, relationship problems, society, friends, life is a bitch, social problems, social relations, science ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Kuch Pyar Ka Pagalpan Bhi Tha (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Pakistan
TV show
Story: Mujtabha used to live in Pakistan and goes abroad to his uncle, who owns a big company in the hope of getting a job. Mujtabh has been attracted to his cousin since his childhood , he had a lot of dreams and expectations while going there but his ...
Style: captivating
Plot: friendship, jealousy, social relations, dream, social problems, life is a bitch, society, family problems, financial problem, family life, money, cousin ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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The Romanovs: An Imperial Family (2000)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Russia
Duration: 140 min.
Story: The story of the last year and a half of Tsar Nicholas II and his family from the February Revolution of 1917 to their execution in July 1918.
Style: thought provoking, captivating
Plot: russian history, imperial russia, czar, russian revolution, exile, marital problem, couple relations, love story, family relations, historical figure, male female relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: year 1917, year 1918, 1910s
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Little Fires Everywhere (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 463 min.
TV show
Story: The intertwined fates of the picture-perfect Richardson family and an enigmatic mother and daughter who upend their lives. Explore the weight of secrets, the nature of art and identity, the ferocious pull of motherhood – and the danger in ...
Style: suspense, social, psychological, captivating, pink cinema
Audience: chick flick
Plot: mother daughter relationship, parents and children, female protagonist, conflict, strong female character, teenage sexuality, social differences, wealthy family, racial tension, female artist, lgbt teen, single parent ...
Time: year 1997, 1990s, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Little Girl Blue (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Julie is a woman who seemingly has everything. A handsome husband, teenage daughter and a thriving, undemanding job as a translator and now even a new dream house ... But she also has a secret that is slowly changing her idyllic life...
Style: sincere, captivating
Plot: mother daughter relationship, family relations, female protagonist, midlife crisis, husband wife relationship, family life, relationships, changing lives, lifestyle change, dealing with the past, teenage girl, family ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
We Are the Wave (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: A mysterious classmate leads four idealistic teens in a revolt against a rising tide of nationalistic fervor, but their movement takes a dark turn.
Style: captivating, psychological
Plot: propaganda, teenager, social outcast, outcast, social problems, rebelliousness, fighting the system, teenage life, social relations, white trash, social misfits, society ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.0
 657
Black Rose (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 100 min.
TV show
Story: A married women has to fight for the things she lost because of the revealed secrets of her husband.
Style: captivating
Plot: marital problem, family problems, husband wife relationship, relationship problems, relationships, family relations, deception, male female relationship, marriage, lie, troubled marriage, dysfunctional family ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
P.S.O: In the Name of My Father (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, History
Country: Hungary
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Jewish rebellers are fighting against subjection and supressors. Broken people are shouting for a leader. The crowd starts to follow a young man, who is speaking in the name of love. The man's name is: Jesus. His rapidly growing popularity ...
Style: thought provoking, captivating, entertaining
Plot: jesus, new testament, bible, religion, social relations, society, rebellious, lifestyle, life, faith, belief in god, fighting the system ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 8.0
 10K
Show Me a Hero (2015)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Mayor Nick Wasicsko took office in 1987 during Yonkers' worst crisis when federal courts ordered public housing built in the white, middle class side of town, dividing the city in a bitter battle fueled by fear, racism, murder and politics.
Style: rough, thought provoking, tense, captivating, serious ...
Plot: politics, racism, state affairs, crimes, society, life is a bitch, interracial relations, lawsuit, mayor, urban, murder, city council ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Mother of Mine (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
TV show
Story: Story of a mother and three daughters living in modern day Korean society. The drama conveys a message about the low fertility rate, divorce rate, and the problems of the younger generation who are avoiding marriage.
Style: captivating, sincere, entertaining
Plot: mother daughter relationship, family problems, restaurant, family relations, family business, relationships, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, business, romantic relationship, love affair, male female relationship, family ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 8.2
 3K
Home Fires (2015)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: The story of a group of inspirational women in a rural Cheshire community with the shadow of World War II casting a dark cloud over their lives. As the conflict takes hold and separates the women from their husbands, fathers, sons and brothers, the ...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, psychological, touching
Plot: strong female presence, village, world war two, wartime life, society, life is a bitch, social relations, friends, female protagonist, village life, british, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 30s, 40s, 1930s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.8
 842
Mythomaniac (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
TV show
Story: Burned out and taken for granted, a working mom suspects her partner is cheating, so to win back his attentions, she feigns a medical diagnosis.
Style: sincere, captivating, touching, psychological
Plot: lie, family relations, family bonds, mother, family drama, family problems, parenthood, family in crisis, parents and children, mother daughter relationship, life philosophy, father son relationship ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Hounded on a Carnival Monday (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Venezuela, Colombia, Mexico
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In the small town of San Jorge, a 12- year-old girl watches in horror as her father, a local telegraph operator is thrown in prison by the local military dictatorship. Meanwhile, her mother, Florencia, must make tough moral decisions in order for ...
Style: captivating, psychological, suspense
Plot: revenge, dictatorship, male female relationship, seduction, social relations, family problems, attempted seduction, mother daughter relationship, seductress, social problems, sexual relations, family relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 7.7
 8K
Harlots (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Brothel owner, Margaret Wells, struggles to raise her daughters in London during the 18th century.
Style: captivating, stylized, atmospheric, twists and turns, thought provoking
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: brothel, prostitution, brothel madam, rivalry, prostitute, class differences, businesswoman, woman, rivals, rival, mother daughter relationship, madam ...
Time: 18th century, georgian era
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Gentleman Jack (2019)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Halifax, West Yorkshire, England, 1832. Anne Lister attempts to revitalize her inherited home, Shibden Hall. Most notably for the time period, a part of her plan is to help the fate of her own family - by taking a wife.
Style: thought provoking, captivating, psychological, suspense
Plot: lesbian, lgbt, strongman, love and romance, social relations, society, discrimination, private vs public, rivalry, british history, heroes, female protagonist ...
Time: 19th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Death and Nightingales (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 58 min.
TV show
Story: An epic tale of love, betrayal, deception, and revenge set in the beautiful, haunting countryside of Fermanagh in the North of Ireland in 1885.
Style: tense, captivating, suspense
Plot: family problems, betrayal, family relations, stepfather stepdaughter relationship, male female relationship, deception, couple relations, relationships, dual identity, relationship problems, spy, stepfather ...
Time: 19th century
Place: northern ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.3
 264
The Cazalets (2001)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 360 min.
TV show
Story: The Cazalets is a 2001 six-episode television drama series (5 episodes when broadcast in the US) about the life of a large privileged family in the years 1937 to 1942.[1] Most of the action takes place in London, and at the family's large ...
Style: captivating
Plot: family relations, world war two, affair, pregnancy, cancer, incest, rape, pacifist, death, parents and children, mother daughter relationship, wartime ...
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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 6.7
 2K
Romulus (2020)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Italy, UK
TV show
Story: The story of Romulus and his twin brother Remus, in eighth century B.C. as seen through the eyes of three people marked by death, loneliness and violence.
Style: serious, atmospheric, heroic, realistic, captivating
Plot: ancient rome, battles, violence, conflict, historical character, leader, power struggle, merciless, courage, society, rivals, tough heroes ...
Time: ancient history
Place: rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Gem of Life (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hong Kong
TV show
Story: The Gem of Life was a TVB grand production drama, that broadcast between October 2008 and February 2009. The series was specifically filmed to celebrate TVB's 41st Anniversary. The series was filmed in many locations apart from Hong Kong, ...
Style: captivating
Plot: wealthy family, socialite, relationship problems, family problems, male female relationship, mother daughter relationship, unrequited love, love affair, rich man, couple relations, relationships, family relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 7.4
 215
Six sisters (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
TV show
Story: The series is about the life of six sisters of a high class Spanish family, and the difficulties of taking over the family's fabrics' business after the death of their father, in 1913.
Style: captivating, sincere
Plot: aristocrat, female protagonist, sister sister relationship, business, sisters, social problems, lifestyle, sorority, family relations, family problems, women, family business ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Six Wives with Lucy Worsley (2016)
Genre: Documentary, Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: In an ambitious and groundbreaking approach to drama and history featuring dramatic reconstruction, historian Lucy Worsley time travels back to the Tudor Court to witness some of the most dramatic moments in the lives of Henry VIII's six wives.
Style: light, captivating, semi documentary, entertaining
Plot: palace intrigue, british royal family, king of england, palace, british history, love affair, storytelling, royal court, royal family, king, mistress, historical figure ...
Time: 16th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.7
 16K
Doctor Foster (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A woman suspects her husband of having an affair. After following several lines of inquiry far more unravels including a streak of violence below the surface.
Style: realistic, emotional, captivating, serious, tense
Plot: extramarital affair, adultery, infidelity, life turned upside down, female protagonist, female doctor, husband wife relationship, family relations, couple relations, parents and children, crumbling marriage, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 8.7
 23K
It's a Sin (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 239 min.
TV show
Story: A chronicle of four friends during a decade in which everything changed, including the rise of AIDS.
Style: captivating, tense
Plot: gay, lgbt, hiv, aids, adolescence vs adulthood, friendship, group of friends, gay protagonist, grownups, gay relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, youth ...
Time: 80s
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%