Movies and TV shows like Manpuku

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Manpuku (2018)
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Manpuku (2018)
Original name: まんぷく
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 15 min.
TV show
Story: Based on true story of the wife of Ando Momofuku, the businessman who founded Nissin Food Products Co. Ltd. and the inventor of instant ramen, the 99th Asadora follows the life of Tachibana Fukuko, a young woman who tries to survive tough times in Osaka with her husband from before WWII to the rapid economic development era. Together they overcome various setbacks before they succeed in creating instant noodles. (Source: MDL)
Style: sincere, thought provoking, captivating
Plot: coping, family, family relations, supportive spouse, business, relationships, businessman, romance, romantic relationship, family life, love and romance, changing lives, couples, love affair, direction and purpose, male female relationship, ambition, family business, aspiration, husband wife relationship, lifestyle, historical character, lifestyle change, love story

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, sincere, psychological and disturbing films and TV series with plots about male female relationship, relationships, love affair, love and romance, couple relations, love story and couples mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like Manpuku: I Dare You to Leave (2015), Until Life Do Us Part (2021), Mother of Mine (2019), My Heroic Husband (2021), Italian Bride (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
I Dare You to Leave (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
TV show
Story: A heartbreaking story in which power, obsession, and desire will tragically mark the love between Paulina and Adrián who will fight for their love against all odds, even if it takes their life.
Style: captivating, sincere, psychological, disturbing
Plot: love and romance, family relations, male female relationship, love affair, husband wife relationship, love, unrequited love, ego, forbidden love, family problems, egoism, love interest ...
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95%
Until Life Do Us Part (2021)
Genre: Drama
Country: Portugal
Duration: 49 min.
TV show
Story: Three generations of a family living together in an idyllic villa juggle the demands of their wedding planning business and their own personal crises.
Style: captivating, sincere, psychological
Plot: family relations, relationships, family, relationship problems, eccentric family, male female relationship, love, marital problem, life philosophy, three generations, lifestyle, family problems ...
Place: portugal
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
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: family problems, mother daughter relationship, restaurant, family relations, family business, relationships, male female relationship, business, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love affair, family, love and romance ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
My Heroic Husband (2021)
Genre: Drama
Country: China
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Heroine Ning Yi one's background is slightly cold, however from beginning to end positive enterprising, from compose poem, from business, to learn martial arts, Qi, from the initial ease to spend the tauntuse, gradually assume more ...
Style: thought provoking, captivating, heroic
Plot: rich and poor, rags to riches, family business, travel, ambition, businessman, business, aspiration, workplace situations, family life, coping, direction and purpose
Place: ancient china
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
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Italian Bride (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Mexico
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Muchacha italiana viene a casarse is a 1971 Mexican telenovela by Televisa produced by Ernesto Alonso and directed by Alfredo Saldaña, starring Angélica María and Ricardo Blume. Writing credits belong to Delia González Marquez, Fernanda Villeli, ...
Style: captivating, psychological, sincere
Plot: couple relations, family, family relations, fall in love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, romantic relationship, love story, family problems, love affair, love interest, couples, relationships ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
The Miracle We Met (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A man dies in a car crash, but awakes with the spirit of another person. He becomes the head of two families and he agonizes over his two different wives.
Style: captivating, disturbing, sincere
Plot: relationship problems, back from the dead, relationships, family, resurrection, male female relationship, family life, family relations, spirit, husband wife relationship, family problems, lifestyle ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
Deniz Inside My Heart (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 150 min.
TV show
Story: Deniz has everything a woman can ask for. But when her husband disappeared no trace, this happy life changes. Deniz, who is in a desperate state with her two children and her father, meets Mirat who will be a lover and be a life-saver.
Style: captivating, entertaining
Plot: family relations, male female relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, problem solving, couple relations, love story, lifestyle change, love and romance, changing lives, love interest, mistress, mother daughter relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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Heart of Greed (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: An abalone that has been passed on for generations. A legacy of a hundred million dollars that everybody wants a share. "Heart of Greed" is a story of a renowned sea-products retailer and a big traditional family, in which there are those ...
Style: sincere, psychological, captivating, disturbing
Plot: wealthy family, family business, ambition, ambitious man, business, businessman, parents and children, family relations, eccentric family, family, greed, kids and family ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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Zemheri (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: Firuze and Ayaz. Two beautiful heart, two family carrying children overhead. Fate brought them together. Her father's unjust conviction in the elevator accident that killed thirteen people triggered Firuze. Carrying the responsibility of being ...
Style: captivating, tense, suspense, emotional, disturbing
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: power struggle, family relations, intrigue, parent child relationship, couples, rise to the top, destiny, couple relations, family life, relationships, romance, change of luck ...
Time: contemporary
Place: turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Moonlight Resonance (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Moonlight Resonance is a 2008 grand production HDTV drama by TVB. It is a spiritual sequel to 2007's award-winning series, Heart of Greed featuring most of the original cast members. The series is written and edited by Cheung Wah-biu and Sit ...
Style: sincere, captivating, humorous
Plot: bakery, love story, couples, dysfunctional family, relationships, baker, family business, family, love affair, male female relationship, business, eccentric family ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Never Give Up (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey
TV show
Story: A beautiful and intense tv show about finding and holding on to love. Nur, a simple woman from countryside goes to Istanbul and finds what she expected the least; love.
Style: captivating, sincere, romantic, psychological
Plot: looking for love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, male female relationship, couple relations, love affair, romantic relationship, love and romance, romance, couples, love story, woman
Place: istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Someone Like You (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 75 min.
TV show
Story: A man loses everything in one day in a tragic car accident. Fang Zhan Cheng lost his fiancée, Liang Luo Han, but he also lost his own eyesight. Devastated by the loss of his fiancée, Zhan Cheng is inconsolable and even refuses a corneal transplant ...
Style: captivating, disturbing, romantic, psychological, sincere ...
Plot: romance, blind man, nursing, fall in love, love interest, bereavement, couples, changing lives, change of luck, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, couple relations, loss of wife ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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 102
My Only One (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
TV show
Story: A woman's life gets twisted one day because of her biological father who shows up after 28 years of absence. He had been thoroughly hiding his identity, afraid that he might be an obstacle in his daughter's life. The father and daughter ...
Style: romantic, light, disturbing, captivating
Plot: romance, family, love, couple relations, biological father, father daughter relationship, family relations, relationships, family problems, social problems, parents and children, lifestyle ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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The Phoenix (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: After her boyfriend, Serhat, announced dead, Zümrüt was forced to marry his uncle. This crucial decision will turn her life upside down.
Style: tense, captivating
Plot: marriage, changing lives, family relations, family life, dysfunctional family, lifestyle change, family problems, marital problem, family, relationships, male female relationship, life is a bitch ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Suddenly This Summer (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: China
TV show
Story: He Luo is a quiet and smart model student who excels in English and dreams of becoming a diplomat. Besides, she has a special hobby: She loves to fantasize and integrates the people and situations around her into manhua plots. This summer, when He ...
Style: sincere, captivating, psychological
Plot: romance, teenage love, schoolgirl, long distance relationship, teen romance, teenager, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, teenage girl, romantic friendship, teenage life, teenage protagonist, youth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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 587
Glass Ceilings (2021)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 150 min.
TV show
Story: A story full of competition, revenge, love and determination, telling about women's inequality of opportunity in social life.
Style: captivating, psychological, sincere, thought provoking
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⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Churasan (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: The 64th NHK Asadora Renzoku Drama is Churasan, a story of a young woman, Kohagura Eri, who was born in Kohamajima Island, Okinawa on May 15, 1972, the day when Okinawa was returned to Japan from the U.S. Eleven years later, Kamimura Shizuko and her ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Oh! My Lady (2010)
Genre: Drama
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TV show
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Style: romantic, disturbing, sincere, captivating
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⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Romance of Our Parents (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: China
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: An elderly couple looks back on their lives from the time when he was a naval officer who fell in love with a girl from a different background.
Style: sincere, captivating
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⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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 2K
Soundtrack (2019)
Genre: Drama, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 56 min.
TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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 207
Two Sisters (2021)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
TV show
Story: Sisters Alicia and Vanessa are best friends, but they begin to distance themselves in search of their identity in the adult world. Based on the triology of Amanda Schulman and Hannah Widell.
Style: disturbing, captivating, psychological
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Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Millennials (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Centered around 3 couples lives in Argentina as they deal with life, personal problems, and each other. Three boys work in the same office and each of their girlfriends end up becoming friends. Lies and drama build up and tie all of their lives ...
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Place: argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Diseñando tu amor (2021)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Despite their differences, Valentina and her sister Nora share the dream of becoming successful in the fashion world. As they try to reach their dreams, obstacles like family and romance complicate their journeys.
Style: suspense, psychological, captivating, disturbing
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⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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An Anatolian Tale (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Turkey
TV show
Story: Taner is a young inventor living in a small town named Gedelli in the middle of the moor. He had lost his father so he was forced to support his family therefore he was not able to attend the Science High School, to which he was admitted, although ...
Style: sincere, humorous, captivating
Plot: couple relations, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, lifestyle, male female relationship, love affair, changing lives, village life, lifestyle change, romantic relationship, society, relationships, love ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Don't Think Twice, Love's All Right (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: China
TV show
Style: captivating, romantic, entertaining
Plot: relationships, love and romance, fall in love, looking for love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, business, rich man, deception, couple relations, male female relationship, love affair, in love ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Generation 56K (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A chance encounter leads two 30-somethings to remember 1998, the year their teenage hormones kicked in — and the internet changed their lives forever.
Style: entertaining, thought provoking, captivating, humorous, sincere
Plot: couples, internet, love, love and romance, romantic relationship, romantic friendship, generation, love affair, love story, male female relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, romance ...
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Love Stories in the Countryside (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: China
TV show
Style: captivating, humorous, sincere
Plot: love, generation gap, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, male female relationship, family problems, family life, romance, love affair, love story, couples, relationships, family relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 709
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: husband wife relationship, marital problem, family problems, family, family relations, marriage, male female relationship, relationships, family life, lie, dysfunctional family, deception ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 7.3
 179
All For Love (2020)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Colombia
TV show
Story: A penniless country boy goes in search of his runaway sister in Bogotá, where he falls for an aspiring singer, but gets tangled up in organized crime.
Style: captivating, disturbing, romantic, sincere, entertaining
Plot: love, follow your dream, love story, in love, direction and purpose, love affair, love and romance, musician, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, ambition, aspiration, ambitious ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Scenes from a Marriage (2021)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 296 min.
TV show
Story: A chronicle of the many years of love and turmoil that bind a contemporary American couple, tracking their relationship as it progresses through a number of successive stages: matrimony, infidelity, divorce, and subsequent partnerships.
Style: psychological, thought provoking, captivating, disturbing
Plot: divorce, marriage, love, cheating wife, husband wife relationship, marital problem, affair, bickering couple, family life, couple relations, couples, family relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%