Movies like A View of Love

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A View of Love (2010)
 6.2
 1K
A View of Love (2010)
Original name: Un balcon sur la mer
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Happily married with a daughter, Marc is a successful real estate agent in Aix-en-Provence. One day, he has an appointment with a woman to view a traditional country house. A few hours later, Marc finally puts a name to her face. It's Cathy, the girl he was in love with growing up in Oran, Algeria, in the last days of the French colonial regime. Marc hurries to her hotel. They spend the night together. Then she's gone again. And Marc's mother tells him Cathy never left Algeria. She was killed with her father in a bombing just before independence...
Style: atmospheric, mind bending, serious, captivating, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: missing person, dishonesty, investigation, couple relations, infidelity, haunted by the past, couples, uncover truth, blonde, female nudity, sex scene, provence, swimming pool, bomb explosion, real estate agent, death of girlfriend, childhood love, teenage crush, mistaken identity, spurned woman, father in law son in law relationship, flashback, left handedness, panties, extramarital affair ...
Time: 1960s
Place: algeria, france, europe

Most similar movies to A View of Love

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful and psychological films with plots about crimes, dishonesty, couples, murder, deadly, love and romance and mystery mostly in Drama, Mystery and Thriller genres. Some movies like A View of Love: Tell No One (2006), The New Protocol (2008), Pact of Silence (2003), For Sale (1998), Fourth Story (1991). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.5
 45K
Tell No One (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 131 min.
Story: A man receives a mysterious e-mail appearing to be from his wife, who was murdered years earlier. As he frantically tries to find out whether she's alive, he finds himself being implicated in her death.
Style: suspenseful, captivating, psychological, serious, suspense ...
Plot: investigation, frame up, crimes, murder, corpse, crime, serial killer, haunted by the past, deadly, dishonesty, grief, love ...
Time: contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The New Protocol (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A man investigating his son's death learns some horrific truths about the pharmaceutical industry.
Style: clever, serious, realistic, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: crimes, hopes, life is a bitch, corporate crimes, uncover truth, idealism, fighting the system, dishonesty, family problems, death in the family, deadly, investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Pact of Silence (2003)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Everyone has a secret. Twins Sarah and Gaëlle near 25; for ten years, Sarah has been a fundamentalist Carmelite in a Brazilian convent, and Gaëlle has been in prison for a heinous crime. Sarah comes to the attention of Fr. Joachim, a priest and ...
Style: tense, realistic, atmospheric, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: convent, investigation, haunted by the past, psychopath, obsession, uncover truth, crimes, life is a bitch, doctors and patients, obsessive quest, siblings relations, supernatural ability ...
Time: contemporary
Place: brazil, france, europe, latin america, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 6.6
 532
For Sale (1998)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A Private detective is hired to trace a woman who ran away and disappeared on her wedding day. The movie follows him and recounts the story of her life through her eyes and the eyes of those interviewed by the detective.
Style: psychological, gloomy, sexual, realistic, mind bending ...
Plot: private detective, missing person, prostitute, nightclub, investigation, on the road, wedding, obsession, love affair, life is a bitch, down on your luck, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: france, marseille, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Movie in collections
 6.2
 445
Fourth Story (1991)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Valerie's husband Darryl leaves for work as usual, but never returns. She hires private eye Shepard to find him. Soon he discovers that David had a second identity and obviously doesn't want to be found. But since Shepard is strongly ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, stylized, realistic, surprise ending
Plot: investigation, private detective, missing person, mystery, crimes, riddles and clues, love affair, protagonist as suspect, switching roles, love and romance, uncover truth, manipulations ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
An Occasional Hell (1996)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A former policeman-turned college professor of forensics, is asked by a widow to solve the murder of her unfaithful husband and the disappearance of his mistress who may have been linked to some drug dealers.
Style: gloomy, disturbing, psychological, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: murder, infidelity, investigation, haunted by the past, disappearance, widow, suspect, curses spells and rituals, love and romance, mystery, righting the wronged, college ...
Time: 90s
Place: south carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 5.6
 2K
Siesta (1987)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Claire (an American) wakes up in a terrible state at the end of a runway in Spain. As she tries to account for her state (blood-soaked and bruised), she has flashbacks from the past few days. She thinks she's killed someone, but isn't ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, psychological, atmospheric, stylized ...
Plot: murder, stalking, mystery, uncover truth, memory loss, who done it, mysterious character, dishonesty, protagonist as suspect, dangerous attraction, sexual relations, crimes ...
Time: 80s
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Lady Vanishes (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Beautiful and wealthy young socialite Iris Carr is used to being at the heart of her social group, but when her friends' raucous and unsociable behaviour escalates whilst on holiday in the Balkans she resolves to seek out some tranquillity and ...
Style: atmospheric, mind bending, serious, realistic, tense ...
Plot: missing person, mystery, mysterious character, love and romance, fall in love, romance, woman in danger, danger, amateur detective, fainting, train, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1930s
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Movie in collections
 4.9
 686
The Intruder (1999)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Catherine meets Nick by accident and, after a whirlwind romance, the two get married and Catherine moves into Nick's apartment only that's the start of problems when an unseen intruder begins playing strange mind games with Catherine in an ...
Style: gloomy, mind bending, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Plot: murder, ghost, mentally unstable, prodigy, dishonesty, deadly, couples, supernatural, immigrants, mystery, infidelity, woman in danger ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.3
 754
Cold Heaven (1991)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An adulterous woman's faith in God is tested when her husband dies and miraculously comes back to life.
Style: psychological, sexual, tense, realistic, mind bending ...
Plot: supernatural, dealing with death, crumbling marriage, unfulfillment, love and romance, crimes, infidelity, love triangle, reincarnation, investigation, redemption, murder ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Cry of the Owl (1987)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Robert is an architect and artist, in Vichy after separating from his Parisian wife. Robert finds it calms him to stand in the shadows of the home of Juliette and Patrick and watch her cook. She thinks he's a prowler and confronts him, then ...
Style: psychological, gloomy, atmospheric, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: voyeurism, stalking, murder, dead woman, injustice, deadly, espionage, obsession, mentally unstable, destructive relationship, couples, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, france, vichy
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.3
 3K
Agatha (1979)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In real life, mystery writer Agatha Christie disappeared for 11 days in December 1926. To this day, no one knows the details of what she did during that time. The film gives a fictional account of Christie's time away, showing her as a woman ...
Style: realistic, psychological, serious, atmospheric, factual ...
Plot: disappearance, missing person, investigation, writer's life, mystery, uncover truth, crimes, murder, private detective, historical figure, electric chair, mystery writer ...
Time: 1920s, 20s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Woman in White (1997)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Based upon Wilkie Collins Victorian mystery, the gothic tale tells of a pair of half sisters whose lives end up caught in a grand conspiracy revolving around a mentally ill woman dressed in white. As the story unfolds, murder, love, marriage, and ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, gothic, gloomy ...
Plot: investigation, uncover truth, mysterious character, couple relations, social differences, society, love and romance, manipulations, ghost, obsession, mystery, supernatural ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian england, victorian era
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 4.1
 394
Extramarital (1998)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An aspiring writer gets involved in the investigation of her best friend after she is killed while having an affair.
Style: sexual, tense, realistic, suspenseful, serious
Plot: investigation, murder, infidelity, journalism, love affair, crimes, dangerous attraction, dishonesty, couples, deadly, love triangle, who done it ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.7
 5K
Lemming (2005)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 129 min.
Story: After the death of his boss's wife, a young engineer faces the sudden psychological metamorphosis of his own wife, seemingly possessed by the soul of the deceased...
Style: psychological, realistic, serious, suspenseful, atmospheric
Plot: murder, infidelity, extramarital affair, suicide, love and romance, love affair, chaos and mayhem, couple relations, suburban life, hopes, crimes, couples ...
Time: contemporary
Place: southern france
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Treacherous Beauties (1994)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA, Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A female photographer hears that her brother has been shot dead at a horse rearing farm. She decides to go there herself and uncovers a murky conspiracy.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, mind bending, serious
Plot: uncover truth, siblings relations, romance, fall in love, love and romance, mystery, crime, crimes, dishonesty, couples, breeding, law enforcement ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Black Box (2005)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An accident survivor wakes from a coma and confronts old, uncomfortable memories.
Style: psychological, realistic, atmospheric, serious, mind bending ...
Plot: memory loss, hospital, haunted by the past, losing-it hero, unfulfillment, investigation, life is a bitch, heroes, crimes, mystery, riddles and clues, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Paris Belongs to Us (1961)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 141 min.
Story: A young woman joins a theatrical troupe where she slowly believes that the director is involved with a secret group and that he is in grave danger.
Style: realistic, atmospheric, stylized, serious, mind bending ...
Plot: theater, mental illness, new wave, investigation, mysterious character, state affairs, mystery, immigrants, amateur detective, politics, secret movement, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, year 1957
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Movie in collections
The Girl by the Lake (2007)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A cop investigates the murder of a beautiful teen girl left naked by a lake.
Style: scary, rough, realistic, serious, mind bending ...
Plot: hockey, who done it, crimes, crime, law enforcement, deadly, terminal illness, investigation, murder, resistance, police detective, golden years ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
This Sweet Sickness (1977)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: French filmmaker Claude Miller's This Sweet Sickness is based on a suspense novel by Patricia Highsmith, of Strangers on a Train fame. In the original, the murder-protagonist was a psychotic, pure and simple (if such words are appropriate ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, tense, suspenseful, gloomy ...
Plot: insanity, love and romance, misfit, sexual dysfunction, couples, psychopath, unlikely criminals, romance, crimes, unfulfilled love, destructive relationship, unfulfillment ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Keep Your Distance (2005)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In the perfectly normal town of Louisville, KY, there is a perfectly normal man living the perfect life. David Dailey is a man who has it all: A great career, a community that adores him, and an enduring marriage. But beneath the surface, ...
Style: realistic, psychological, serious, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: stalking, infidelity, sexual relations, dangerous attraction, crumbling marriage, couple relations, celebrity culture, love and romance, mentally unstable, friendship, couples, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Place Vendome (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 117 min.
Story: The story of a woman that remained distracted for a long time from her life, from the passions that made her feel alive. The importance of true love is compared with the material value of diamonds. Only one truly lasts forever. She's got to ...
Style: psychological, gloomy, stylized, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: dishonesty, alcohol abuse, haunted by the past, cons and scams, mystery, crime, crimes, neo noir, suicide, nosebleed, widow, female protagonist ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.7
 510
Escape Clause (1996)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A man finds out that his wife has paid $10,000 to have him killed. Then both the would-be killer and the wife turn up dead ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, mind bending, realistic
Plot: investigation, murder, insurance, mystery, crimes, danger, police detective, hitman, crime, deadly, law enforcement, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.3
 786
Strange Crime (2004)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Italy, France, Switzerland
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A mysterious writer is involved in a love affair with his stepson's wife, leading to a web of intrigue and desire.
Style: realistic, tense, serious, sincere, sexy ...
Plot: forbidden love, adultery, cheating wife, infidelity, obsession, intrigue, romance, love affair, couples, family relations, love and romance, sexual relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Between Your Legs (1999)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Miranda, a sex addict, works for a radio station and is married to a cop. She signs up for therapy in order to deal with her sex addiction. Also in the group is Javier, a sex-phone junkie. The two misfits hit it off and a torid affair ensues. But ...
Style: psychological, sexy, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Plot: murder, sex addict, adultery, radio, dog, mentally unstable, police detective, police investigation, danger, phone sex, radio show, frame up ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Death in a French Garden (1985)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The wealthy Tombsthays hire a guitar tutor, David Aurphet, for their daughter Vivian. The wife, Julia, begins a passionate affair with David. Edwige, Julia's new neighbour, also takes an interest in David. David is attacked one night on ...
Style: psychological, sexual, serious, stylized, realistic ...
Plot: jealousy, dishonesty, life turned upside down, mysterious character, legal investigation, love affair, love and romance, dangerous attraction, manipulations, family life, deadly, couples ...
Time: 80s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 7.6
 4K
Happiness (1965)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Though married to the good-natured, beautiful Thérèse, young husband and father François finds himself falling unquestioningly into an affair with an attractive postal worker.
Style: atmospheric, serious, sentimental, gloomy, psychological ...
Plot: infidelity, love affair, love triangle, romance, fall in love, love and romance, crumbling marriage, unfulfillment, couple relations, dishonesty, couples, family problems ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: france, europe, japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Wuthering Heights (1985)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Mystery
Country: France
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Rivette's unique take on Bronte's famous novel "Wuthering Heights".
Style: gloomy, atmospheric, serious, realistic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: mental illness, obsession, vengeance, couples, orphan, opposites attract, forbidden love, countryside, love triangle, love and romance, impossible love, social differences ...
Time: 30s, 20th century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
A Gentle Woman (1969)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When his young wife commits suicide, leaving no explanation for her act, an introspective pawnbroker looks back on their life together and tries to understand why she had to kill herself.
Style: captivating, bleak, serious, atmospheric, stylized ...
Plot: suicide, estrangement, human nature, family problems, couples, unsupportive spouse, couple relations, unfulfillment, crumbling marriage, family, record player, marriage ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.2
 4K
Dream Lover (1993)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Ray is young, charming, successful and the owner of a prosperous architect company. However, he has recently gone trough a very painful divorce. His friends try to cheer him up by showing him the positive sides of being single but for Ray marriage ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, atmospheric, realistic, psychological ...
Plot: adultery, mystery, femme fatale, betrayal, marriage, murder, infidelity, architect, paranoia, dangerous attraction, haunted by the past, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%