Movies and TV shows like Beulah Land

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Beulah Land (1980)
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Beulah Land (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 281 min.
TV show
Story: This sweeping epic dramatized the lives of two Georgia families during the early-to-mid 1800s: the Kendricks, who resided on the Beulah Land plantation, and the Davises, who owned the Oaks plantation. Both families loved, prospered and lost during this period, and were both touched by the events of the Civil War.
Plot: plantation, american civil war, civil war, slavery, brother, dysfunctional family, southern belle, family disapproval
Time: 19th century, 1870s

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, captivating and uplifting films and TV series with plots about family relations, slavery, american civil war, plantation, civil war, society and romance mostly in Drama, War and History genres. Some movies like Beulah Land: Roots (2016), The Awakening Land (1978), Queen (1993), Slaves (1969), Little Women (2017). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Roots (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: An adaptation of Alex Haley's "Roots", chronicling the history of an African slave sold to America and his descendants.
Style: captivating, suspense, rough, sincere
Plot: slavery, plantation, struggle for survival, parent child relationship, mentor protege relationship, life is a bitch, humiliation, beating, escape, ancestor, slave, american history ...
Time: 18th century
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The Awakening Land (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 333 min.
TV show
Story: Frontierswoman Sayward Luckett's struggles in Ohio during the late 18th-century and early 19th-century.
Plot: pioneer, generation, frontier, american history, lifetime
Time: 19th century
Place: ohio
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Queen (1993)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 282 min.
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Story: A plantation owner's son falls in love with a slave named Easter and together they have a Mixed race daughter named Queen. As Queen grows up, she faces the struggle of trying to fit into the troubled world around her. She tries passing for ...
Style: serious, realistic, thought provoking, uplifting, captivating ...
Plot: civil war, slavery, white male black female relationship, family relations, interracial relations, social injustice, plantation, slave, identity crisis, injustice, blacks and whites, racism ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, 1800s
Place: southern usa
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Slaves (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A Kentucky slave fights for his freedom from cruel overseer whose mistress eventually joins Davis and the other slaves in their revolt.
Plot: slavery, plantation, slave, fire, torture, captive, murder, childbirth, baby, finance, african american, miscegenation ...
Time: 19th century
Place: southern usa, mississippi, kentucky
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Little Women (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 176 min.
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Story: Set against the backdrop of the American Civil War, the story follows sisters Jo, Meg, Beth and Amy March on their journey from childhood to adulthood. With the help of their mother, Marmee, and while their father is away at war, the girls navigate ...
Style: sentimental, feel good, sweet, uplifting, touching ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: sibling relationship, american civil war, coming of age, sister, household, family bonds, women, friendship, life changing experience, sister sister relationship, parents and children, parent child relationship ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, new england, massachusetts
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39%
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Louisiana (1984)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War, Western
Country: France, Italy, Canada, USA
Duration: 186 min.
Story: Virginia Tregan returns to her home in the U.S. Deep South from a sojourn in Paris only to discover that her family plantation and its holdings have been lost. She determines to recoup her family's fortune.
Plot: southern belle, plantation, american civil war, civil war, southerner, farm, deep south
Place: louisiana, southern usa, paris france
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The Manions of America (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 290 min.
TV show
Story: Film starring David Soul, Kate Mulgrew, Pierce Brosnan
Style: sentimental, emotional, serious, realistic, captivating
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: immigrants, american civil war, follow your dream, rise to the top, couple relations, lovers apart, renewed love, society, romance, unfulfillment, ambition, hopes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: philadelphia, usa
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North and South (1985)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 561 min.
TV show
Story: Two friends, one northern and one southern, struggle to maintain their friendship as events build towards the American Civil War.
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, atmospheric, emotional ...
Plot: american civil war, foe turned friend, civil war, friendship, espionage, love and romance, slavery, family feud, military base, love triangle, best friends, military ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1860s, 1850s, 1840s
Place: usa, new york
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Point of Honor (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 56 min.
Story: At the start of the Civil War, a prominent Virginia family makes the controversial decision to defend the South while freeing all of their slaves, pitting the family against one another and testing their strength, courage and love.
Style: stylized, captivating, tense, serious, realistic
Plot: american civil war, parents and children, family problems, family relations, soldier, siblings relations, military, civil war
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, virginia
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North and South, Book II (1986)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 570 min.
TV show
Story: The continuing saga of the Hazards and the Mains. The Hazards are from the North and the Mains from the South. George Hazard and Orry Main met at West Point and fought in the Mexican American war together becoming fast friends. Now they find ...
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, family saga
Plot: american civil war, slavery, civil war, friendship, military life, wartime life, espionage, best friends, romance, war, society, friends ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1860s
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Oldest Living Confederate Widow Tells All (1994)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 170 min.
TV show
Story: Lucy married at the turn of the last century, when she was fifteen and her husband was fifty. If Colonel William Marsden was a veteran of the "War for Southern Independence", Lucy became a "veteran of the veteran" with a unique ...
Style: touching, epic, sentimental, emotional, uplifting ...
Plot: american civil war, bittersweet, couples, couple relations, self discovery, wooing, americana, war, society, romance, love and romance, confederacy ...
Time: 19th century
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26%
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Vanity Fair (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: An adaptation of the 1848 novel by William Makepeace Thackeray.
Style: stylized, atmospheric, witty
Plot: british, social differences, ambition, female protagonist, rise to the top, society, social climbing, life philosophy, dysfunctional family, life turned upside down, adaptation, unrequited love ...
Time: 19th century
Place: england, london
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Family of Spies (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 175 min.
TV show
Story: Fact based story of John A. Walker, Jr., a Navy Chief Warrant Officer with access to top secret cryptographic communications. As a result of mounting debts, he sold secrets to the Soviets in 1967, a practice that he continued thereafter. He further ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, exciting
Plot: espionage, betrayal, state affairs, politics, dishonesty, political unrest, couple relations, political conspiracy, heroes, buddies, secret agents, special agents ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: russia, washington d.c.
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25%
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Nightjohn (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Charles Burnett directs this movie about John, a man of many talents, including one forbidden skill: he can read. When he teaches a young slave girl named Sarny to read and write, she learns an unforgettable lesson about the power of words and the ...
Style: sincere, emotional, touching, sentimental, uplifting ...
Plot: fighting the system, reading, literacy, teaching, plantation, slave, americana, against the odds, human spirit, society, life is a bitch, hopes ...
Time: 19th century
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Los invitados (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A murder is committed in a small village of Andalusia.
Style: based on true events
Plot: murder, plantation, mafia, marijuana, drugs, drug
Place: andalusia
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The Tempest (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: An adaptation of Shakespeare's classic is set in the Mississippi bayous during the Civil War.
Style: serious, atmospheric, stylized
Audience: family outing
Plot: american civil war, swamp, scout, master and servant, rivalry, love and romance, romance, family relations, power relations, wizards and magicians, escapades, supernatural ...
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The Dwelling Place (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
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Story: Adaptation of Catherine Cookson's novel. Set in the 1830s, the film tells the story of 16-year-old Cissie Brodie after the death of parents, and the repossession of the family home. She finds a barren place to live and care for her younger ...
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Seven Brothers (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 804 min.
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Story: Seven brothers takes place during ten years of the seven deadbeat brothers living with their mother in Jukola, Finland. After their mother's death the brothers are forced to change their lifestyle and try to become socially accepted citizens.
Style: avant garde, folk tale
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Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: finland
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A House Divided (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In the aftermath of the terrible Civil War which has devastated the South, Amanda America Dixon returns home to find she has become the sole heir to a vast cotton plantation. But the dreadful secret which has blighted her life threatens to deprive ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, sincere, serious, touching
Plot: family relations, slavery, white male black female relationship, family secret, interracial relations, inheritance, court, mixed race child, secret, racial prejudice, sibling rivalry, social injustice ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century
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Dog Jack (2010)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: "Dog Jack" is the story of a slave boy and his dog who escape the master's plantation, join the union army, and have to face their former master on the battlefield. The story is inspired by the historical true-life adventures of the ...
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, uplifting, bleak
Plot: american civil war, military, soldier, heroes, plantation, slave, teenage boy, scout, military enlistment, war, chaplain, apache ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: pennsylvania
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Great Expectations (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Phillip Pirrip, known as Pip, meets a convict or two in a graveyard and sets into motion a series of events that lead him from a comfortable life in his brother-in-law's forge to a mysterious inheritance and his acquaintance with the eerie Miss ...
Plot: charles dickens, rags to riches, adoption, orphan, inheritance, literature
Time: victorian england, 19th century, victorian era
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De Stille Kracht (1974)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 240 min.
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Story: Based on the novel by Louis Couperus, De Stille Kracht is set at the end of the nineteenth century and concerns the cultural gap between East and West, that is between the Netherlands and their colony on Java. The Dutch colonists, who nominally rule ...
Plot: colonialism, black magic, paranormal phenomena
Time: 19th century
Place: indonesia
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A Woman Called Moses (1978)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 240 min.
TV show
Story: A film about the life and career of the African American abolitionist and slave escape leader, Harriet Tubman.
Style: suspense
Plot: slavery, civil war, strong female lead, equality, women's issues, abolitionist, escape, attempted rape, prejudice, african american, social injustice, slave ...
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Master of the Game (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 413 min.
TV show
Story: Elderly Kate Blackwell looks back at her family's life beginning with her Scottish father Jamie McGregor's journey to South Africa to make his fortune in diamonds. The family history is littered with revenge, lust, betrayal, manipulation, ...
Style: family saga, epic, serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: vengeance, family life, catastrophe, manipulation, betrayal, rivalry, dishonesty, intrigue, manipulations, rise to the top, family relations, twin sister
Time: 19th century
Place: south africa
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A Respectable Trade (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 240 min.
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Story: Based on the novel by Philippa Gregory, the British miniseries A Respectable Trade was what is known in the business as a "bodice ripper." The story began in 1788, when well-bred governess Frances Scott married her rough-hewn employer ...
Plot: slavery, slave trade, rape, marriage, starvation, slave trader, black man white woman relationship
Time: 18th century, 1700s
Place: england
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The Blue and the Gray (1982)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 296 min.
TV show
Story: This movie is also in existance as a 3 part miniseries. America just before and during the Civil War, as seen through the eyes of an artist correspondent. The plot revolves around the families of two sisters; Maggie Geyser and Evelyn Hale. The ...
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, disturbing, exciting ...
Plot: american civil war, battles, working class, family life, military, rebellion, society, showdown, brother brother relationship, standoff, slavery, war ...
Time: 19th century
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Birch Interval (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A young girl is sent to live with Amish relatives in post-war Pennsylvania, where her life dramatically changes.
Plot: loyalty, uncle niece relationship, dysfunctional family, tied to a tree, 11 year old, male female relationship, family relations, weirdo, countryside, recluse, infidelity, adultery ...
Time: 1940s
Place: pennsylvania
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David Copperfield (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 185 min.
TV show
Story: Charles Dickens' haunting semi-autobiographical tale of a boy who is sent away by his stepfather after his mother dies but manages to triumph over incredible adversities.
Style: uplifting, captivating, realistic, serious, emotional ...
Plot: coming of age, orphan, charles dickens, rich and poor, social differences, step parent, family relations, manic, power relations, adulthood, rise to the top, dishonesty ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, victorian
Place: england, europe, london
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Dickensian (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Dickensian intertwines the realm of fictional characters in Charles Dickens’ novels—including Scrooge, Fagin and Miss Havisham—in half-hour episodes, as their lives intertwine in 19th century London. The Old Curiosity Shop sits next door to ...
Style: stylized, atmospheric, captivating, serious
Plot: charles dickens, murder, crimes, investigation, family relations, police, period piece
Time: 19th century, victorian england, 1840s, victorian era
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Wives and Daughters (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 301 min.
TV show
Story: Elizabeth Gaskell's enchanting tale of romance, scandal, and intrigue in a gossipy English town comes to Masterpiece Theatre in a lavish four-part production of Wives and Daughters, adapted by celebrated screenwriter Andrew Davies.Davies, who ...
Style: uplifting, serious, clever, psychological, romantic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: family relations, prejudice, love and romance, parents and children, aristocrat, parent child relationship, love triangle, fall in love, estate, secret marriage, gossip, marriage ...
Time: victorian, 19th century, victorian era, 1820s, 1830s
Place: england, europe, london, britain, africa
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21%