Romance

War of Roses (Gullerin Savasi)

War of Roses (Gullerin Savasi) Tv Series

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Original Title: Gullerin Savasi
English Title: War of Roses
Also Known As: Guerra de rosas, Война роз,
Genre: Drama, Romance
Episodes: 68
Broadcast Network: Kanal D
Broadcast Period: July 8, 2014 – February 6, 2016
Production Company: MED Yapim
Director: Merve Girgin
Screen Writer: Melis Civelek

Synopsis
Gulru (Damla Sonmez) is a young and beautiful girl who belongs to a poor family. Her father works as a gardener at a rich mansion where the owners give them a small living place at the garden. Her older sister also works as a cook at the same rich mansion. Gulru lives with her father and two sisters at that small house built for the staff and sometimes she helps her sister to do house chores. She cleans the house and carries out the orders of the residents.

Gulru has been dreaming of becoming just like the daughter of the rich mansion: Gulfem (Canan Erguder) who has been living abroad for a long time. Gulru admires Gulfem so much that she wants to become a successful designer just like her. For this reason, she goes to university with a scholarship and she plans to work with Gulfem after she graduates.

When Gulfem’s father dies, Gulfem comes to Istanbul to attend her father’s funeral. Soon after, she discovers that her father’s last wish is keeping his children together in Istanbul. That’s why; Gulfem starts to live with her little brother Cihan (Sercan Badur) although she does not want to stay by his side. Gulru becomes so happy because she thinks that she would have a chance to see her role model everyday. However, nothing happens as expected.

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Seven Good Men (Yedi Guzel Adam)

Seven Good Men (Yedi Guzel Adam) Turkish Tv Series

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Original Title: Yedi Guzel Adam
English Title: Seven Good Men
Also Known As:
Genre: Drama, Romance, History
Episodes: 39
Broadcast Network: TRT 1
Broadcast Period: April 19, 2014 – April 20, 2015
Production Company: Pusula Film
Director: Levent Demirkale
Screen Writer: Silan Avci

Synopsis
Erdem (Uraz Kaygilaroglu) is a young guy who comes to his hometown after his undergraduate study and starts to work as a Turkish teacher at a high school where he was a former student. Erdem is an idealist teacher who inspires his students through his teaching poetry. He reunites with his high school friends years after and they decide to found a poetry journal.

In this story, you will explore the lives of seven men who start writing poetry during their highschool years and after then reunite again to found Mavera Journal. The story takes place in 1970s and is full of flashbacks to the time when main characters are high school students. The tv series tells a true life stories and can be considered as a documentary for Turkish literature.

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Kurt Seyit and Shura

Kurt Seyit and Shura (Kurt seyit ve sura) Turkish Tv Series

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Original Title: Kurt Seyit ve Sura
English Title: Kurt Seyit and Shura
Also Known As: Kurt Seyit and Sura, Amor En Guerra
Genre: Drama, Romance, History
Episodes: 21
Broadcast Network: Star TV
Broadcast Period: March 4, 2014 – November 20, 2014
Production Company: Ay Yapim
Director: Hilal Saral
Screen Writer: Ece Yorenc

Synopsis

Kurt Seyit (Kivanc Tatlitug) is a womanizing lieutenant who is the first son of a rich Crimean landowner of Turkish origin. He is so handsome and successful. Shura (Farah Zeynep Abdullah), on the other hand, is the beautiful daughter of a noble Russian family. She is so naïve and beautiful.

These two young persons meet at a ball in St. Petersburg. Before Shura comes to the ball, Kurt Seyit makes a bet with his friends and tells them he will manage to kiss the first girl who enters the room. And then Shura joins the ball. When Kurt Seyit sees Shura, he develops a crush on her. At the same time, Shura falls in love with him at first sight and can’t get him out of her mind.

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Forbidden (Yasak)

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Original Title: Yasak
English Title: Forbidden
Also Known As:
Genre: Drama,Romance, History
Episodes: 9
Broadcast Network: ATV
Broadcast Period: April 11, 2014 – June 13, 2014
Production Company: TMC Film
Director: Kudret Sabanci
Screen Writer: Volkan Sumbul, Emre Ozdur, Meryem Gultabak, Ali Demirel

Synopsis
Calibe (Deniz Cakir) is a young and beautiful girl who has a modest life in Istanbul. She has been in love with her aunt’s son, Nejat (Burak Yamanturk). Nejat has been raised together with Calibe after his parents passed away due to typhoid fever. For this reason, Nejat wants to become a successful doctor and save people’s lives.

Calibe and Nejat love each other to death and plan to get married after Nejat’s graduation. In order to disclose their love and get their parents approval, they just need to wait one more year. When Nejat goes to France in order to finalize his studies, Calibe feels that nothing would be the same as before.

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That Is My Life (O Hayat Benim – That Life is Mine) Tv Series

That Is My Life (O Hayat Benim - That Life is Mine) Tv Series Poster

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Original Title: O Hayat Benim
English Title: That Life is Mine
Also Known As:
Genre: Drama, Romance
Episodes: 131
Broadcast Network: Fox TV
Broadcast Period: February 14, 2014 – May 2, 2017
Production Company: Pastel Film
Director: Merve Girgin
Screen Writer: Gul Abus Semerci, Ahmet Saatcioglu, Ozer Cetinel

Synopsis
Bahar (Ezgi Asaroglu) is a young and naive girl who has a modest life in Istanbul. Because of financial difficulties, she quits her school and starts to work in a cake shop in order to help her family. Bahar is a thoughtful, optimist, and hardworking girl whereas her sister Efsun (Ceren Moray) is quite the opposite. Although Bahar does her best to make her sister happy, Efsun purposely hurts Bahar due to her jealousy.

Even though Bahar has been raised in this family, she is not the real daughter of that house. Her supposed mother Nuran (Yesim Ceren Bozoglu), father Ilyas (Suleyman Atanisev ) and sister Efsun are all strangers for her. In reality, Bahar is the daughter of Mehmet Emir (Sinan Albayrak) who is a rich businessman. However, that fact has been concealed by everybody.

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Black Money Love (Kara Para Ask) Tv Series

Black Money Love (Kara Para Ask) Tv Series

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Original Title: Kara Para Ask
English Title: Dirty Money & Love
Also Known As: Black Money Love; Kala Paisa Pyar
Genre: Drama, Romance, Action, Detective
Episodes: 54
Broadcast Network: ATV
Broadcast Period: March 12, 2014 – July 15, 2015
Production Company: Ay Yapim
Director: Ahmet Katiksiz
Screen Writer: Sema Ergenekon, Eylem Canpolat

Synopsis
Omer (Engin Akyurek) is a young man who works at organized crime branch in Van (the city in the Eastern part of Turkey). He is an idealist police officer who has chosen this occupation after his father was killed years ago yet his murder case could not be solved.

Omer wants to do his best so that no other crime cases remain unsolved. That’s why, he even postpones his engagement in order to fulfill his recent assignment. Upon being successful, he is granted with a success award and one month leave from the workplace. As a vocation, Omer immediately goes to Istanbul where his family and his fiancée live.

On the other hand, Elif (Tuba Buyukustun) is a successful designer who works at jewelry business. She lives happily in Italy apart from her wealthy family, mother Zerrin (Nebahat Cehre), father Ahmet (Aytac Arman), sisters Nilufer (Bestemsu Ozdemir) and Asli (Hazal Turesan). Elif goes to Istanbul where her family lives in order to celebrate her birthday with them.

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Ottoman Slap (Osmanli Tokadi)

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Original Title: Osmanli Tokadi
English Title: Ottoman Slap
Also Known As:
Genre: Comedy, Romance, History, Fantasy
Episodes: 37
Broadcast Network: TRT 1
Broadcast Period: April 13, 2013 – April 12, 2014
Production Company: Duka Film
Director: Mustafa Sevki Dogan
Screen Writer: Necati Sahin

Synopsis

Dogan (Ugur Cavusoglu) and Sahin (Alper Kul) are ottoman soldiers and are taking part in the Ottoman Constantinople conquest during 1453. Surprisingly, they are transported 560 years into the future to present day Istanbul. After they time travel to the future, they encounter familiar faces, and modern-day devices.

These two ottoman soldiers try to get used to living in modern Istanbul while they are trying to understand the reason for their time travelling. They realize that Fatih (Ismail Hacioglu) who is the sultan of the Ottoman Empire in 1453 is a police officer in 2013. At the same time, they see that Aksemsettin (Mazhar Alanson) who is the royal teacher and religious sheik in 1453 is a history teacher in 2013. They believe that it is their duty to protect Fatih in order to return to Ottomon period. For this reason, these two men dressed in Ottoman era garments decide to stick with Fatih.

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My Road Mate (Yol Arkadasim)

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Original Title: Yol Arkadasim
English Title: My Road Mate
Also Known As: My Soul Mate
Genre: Romance, Comedy, Drama
Episodes: 41
Broadcast Network: Kanal D, Star TV
Broadcast Period: May 13, 2008 – June 15, 2009
Production Company: Sis Yapim
Director: Irmak Cig
Screen Writer: Cagan Irmak

Synopsis

Ayla (Ozge Ozberk) is a young and cheerful woman who has a happy marriage and lives happily with her husband Sertac (Sinan Tuzcu) and her little daughter Eylul (Melis Mutluc). One day, Ayla finds out that her husband has a love affair with a young girl. The betrayal of her husband transforms Ayla’s life so radically that she will never be able to go back to the way she used to live and her whole life will change.

Ayla does not want to reunite with her husband and for this reason; she decides to go back to her little village with her daughter. Although she has promised herself to go back to her village as a strong and successful woman, she has no choice but to start a new life in her village with the help of her family.

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Tatar Ramazan (Tatar Ramazan)

Tatar Ramazan Tv Series

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Original Title: Tatar Ramazan
English Title: Tatar Ramazan
Also Known As:
Genre: Drama, Romance, History
Episodes: 26
Broadcast Network: ATV
Broadcast Period: April 26, 2013 – January 26, 2014
Production Company: TMC Film
Director: Cevdet Mercan
Screen Writer: Can Sinan

Synopsis
Ramazan (Bulent Inal) is a young and handsome man who lives for his honor and fights for justice. He ends up in jail when he kills the Mayor for his injustice. He is exiled to another city and for this reason, he has no choice but to leave his only love Sureyya (Turkan Yilmaz).

Ramazan becomes very popular among condemned people. His fame spreads all over the country. Since he protects the rights of poor and downtrodden prisoners, he is considered as a legend. He tries to do his best to change the corrupted order in the prisons. However, he finds it really difficult because the prison administration is also on the corrupted side.

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Dila (Dila Hanim)

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Original Title: Dila Hanım
English Title: Dila
Also Known As: Lady Dila, دیلا خانم
Genre: Romance, Drama
Episodes: 62
Broadcast Network: Star Tv
Broadcast Period: September 14, 2012 – April 25, 2014
Production Company: Gold Film
Director: Nihat Durak, Aydin Bulut, Onur Tan
Screen Writer: Zulkuf  Yucel

Synopsis
Dila (Hatice Sendil) is a beautiful bride of Barazoglu family. Her life turns upside down when her lovely husband is killed by the older son of the Karadagli family, Riza (Erkan Petekkaya). Dila swears to take revenge of her husband and swears to kill Riza. She moves out Istanbul and starts to live in a big farm house of her father-in-law in order to exact her vengeance.

When Riza meets Dila, he is immediately drowned to her without knowing that she comes from Barazoglu family. At the same time, Dila falls in love with Riza but she does not know that Riza is the killer of her ex-husband.

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