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, mistaken identity, teenage crush, father in law son in law relationship, spurned woman, 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, mystery, deadly and infidelity mostly in Drama, Thriller and Mystery 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
 47K
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: frame up, investigation, murder, crimes, corpse, crime, serial killer, haunted by the past, dishonesty, deadly, grief, disappearance ...
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: serious, realistic, captivating, clever, suspenseful ...
Plot: idealism, life is a bitch, uncover truth, hopes, corporate crimes, death in the family, mystery, dealing with death, crimes, legal, vengeance, investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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: atmospheric, serious, realistic, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: investigation, convent, hidden identity, psychopath, clergy, haunted by the past, deadly, dishonesty, mentally unstable, obsession, crimes, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary
Place: brazil, europe, france, 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: sexual, gloomy, mind bending, serious, atmospheric ...
Plot: investigation, missing person, prostitute, on the road, nightclub, private detective, wedding, obsession, obsessive quest, mysterious character, drug abuse, drugs/alcohol ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
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: stylized, suspenseful, realistic, serious, surprise ending
Plot: private detective, investigation, missing person, love and romance, crimes, switching roles, manipulations, mystery, romance, who done it, love affair, riddles and clues ...
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: disturbing, gloomy, suspenseful, realistic, bleak ...
Plot: murder, haunted by the past, investigation, infidelity, suspect, widow, disappearance, curses spells and rituals, love and romance, mystery, crime, protagonist as suspect ...
Time: 90s
Place: south carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.7
 8K
Obsession (1976)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: New Orleans businessman Michael Courtland’s life is shattered when his wife and daughter are tragically killed in a botched kidnap rescue attempt. Many years later whilst visiting Italy he meets and falls in in love with Sandra Portinari, who ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, captivating, atmospheric ...
Plot: ransom, obsession, kidnapping, couple relations, crimes, dangerous attraction, mistaken identity, chase, disorder, rescue, haunted by the past, missing person ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1959, year 1975, 1950s
Place: usa, italy, europe, los angeles, florence ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 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, memory loss, mystery, uncover truth, who done it, mysterious character, infidelity, protagonist as suspect, dangerous attraction, crimes, sexual relations ...
Time: 80s
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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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: suspenseful, tense, twists and turns, realistic, serious ...
Plot: missing person, mind game, amateur detective, crimes, mysterious character, mystery, fall in love, love and romance, romance, train, fainting, dishonesty ...
Time: 30s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 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: realistic, tense, suspenseful, scary, mind bending ...
Plot: ghost, murder, deadly, mentally unstable, infidelity, isolation, woman in danger, dishonesty, couples, immigrants, prodigy, supernatural ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 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: sexual, suspenseful, stylized, tense, serious ...
Plot: supernatural, dealing with death, love and romance, unfulfillment, crumbling marriage, infidelity, love triangle, betrayal, murder, investigation, redemption, crimes ...
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: gloomy, atmospheric, psychological, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: voyeurism, stalking, murder, dead woman, injustice, infidelity, vengeance, manipulations, crumbling marriage, destructive relationship, love triangle, neo noir ...
Time: 80s
Place: france, europe, vichy
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 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: serious, atmospheric, psychological, realistic, factual ...
Plot: disappearance, missing person, investigation, writer's life, private detective, mystery, crimes, uncover truth, murder, 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, realistic ...
Plot: investigation, uncover truth, mysterious character, couple relations, society, social differences, love and romance, manipulations, ghost, missing person, supernatural, mystery ...
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, suspenseful, tense, serious, realistic
Plot: investigation, journalism, infidelity, murder, dangerous attraction, who done it, love affair, protagonist as suspect, uncover truth, love and romance, sexual relations, love triangle ...
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, suspenseful, realistic, atmospheric, serious
Plot: murder, infidelity, suicide, extramarital affair, destiny, chaos, hopes, couple relations, chaos and mayhem, suburbs, love and romance, suburban life ...
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: realistic, suspenseful, mind bending, serious
Plot: farm, uncover truth, who done it, crimes, fall in love, deadly, dishonesty, couples, breeding, law enforcement, photojournalist, mind game ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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: mind bending, psychological, atmospheric, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: hospital, memory loss, haunted by the past, life is a bitch, mystery, unfulfillment, crimes, losing-it hero, riddles and clues, heroes, investigation, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Movie in collections
 4.9
 9K
Abandon (2002)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A psychological thriller about a senior at one of America's most prestigious universities. Under enormous pressure to complete her thesis and earn a top job at one of the world's most competitive consulting firms, Katie is still coping ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, tense, serious, atmospheric ...
Plot: college, missing person, student life, police detective, investigation, mystery, uncover truth, obsession, boyfriend, paranoia, dancer, nightmare ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, athens greece, cambodia
⇓ 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, suspenseful, stylized, tense, psychological ...
Plot: theater, mental illness, new wave, state affairs, mystery, amateur detective, dishonesty, secret movement, actor's life, mysterious character, immigrants, politics ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, year 1957
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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: suspenseful, scary, realistic, mind bending, rough ...
Plot: hockey, crime, mystery, crimes, investigation, resistance, police detective, ocean or sea, murder, law enforcement, deadly, who done it ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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: gloomy, tense, suspenseful, psychological, atmospheric ...
Plot: insanity, destructive relationship, couples, sexual dysfunction, misfit, psychopath, unfulfillment, love and romance, unfulfilled love, crimes, romance, unlikely criminals ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Woman Next Door (1981)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Madame Jouve, the narrator, tells the tragedy of Bernard and Mathilde. Bernard was living happily with his wife Arlette and his son Thomas. One day, a couple, Philippe and Mathilde Bauchard, moves into the next house. This is the accidental reunion ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, captivating, emotional, serious ...
Plot: obsession, tragic love, neighbor, love triangle, lovers reunited, romance, crimes of passion, dishonesty, destructive relationship, couples, infidelity, haunted by the past ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 19th century, 1920s
Place: france, tokyo, middle east, rio de janeiro
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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: suspenseful, realistic, psychological, serious, suspense
Plot: stalking, infidelity, couple relations, celebrity culture, sexual relations, betrayal, obsession, voyeurism, thirtysomething life, family problems, couples, mentally unstable ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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: gloomy, suspenseful, stylized, psychological, atmospheric ...
Plot: neo noir, haunted by the past, alcohol abuse, crimes, crime, cons and scams, mystery, dishonesty, talking to oneself in a mirror, suicide, alcohol, flashback ...
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, realistic, serious, rough, mind bending
Plot: investigation, murder, insurance, hitman, couples, dishonesty, deadly, law enforcement, police detective, danger, crimes, mystery ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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: sexual, psychological, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: jealousy, sexual relations, mysterious character, legal investigation, dishonesty, couples, family life, deadly, life turned upside down, love affair, manipulations, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Cold Heart Canyon (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In L.A.'s Laurel Canyon, Karen has a dream that her sister Heather is in danger, but Heather seems safe enough, having just moved to a remote spur of the canyon to distance herself from her ex-husband. She's a writer, and she's soon ...
Style: sexy, serious, realistic, erotic, light ...
Plot: love and romance, missing person, estrangement, danger, infidelity, crimes, dishonesty, deadly, couple relations, murder, sister sister relationship, ex husband ex wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Big Picture (2010)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Paul Exben is a success story – partner in one of Paris's most exclusive law firms, big salary, big house, glamorous wife and two sons straight out of a Gap catalog. But when he finds out that Sarah, his wife, is cheating on him with Greg ...
Style: serious, sincere, suspenseful, tense, realistic ...
Plot: downfall, infidelity, redemption, law firm, haunted by the past, hotshot lawyer, starting over, couples, accidental killing, disposing of a dead body, crimes of passion, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, former yugoslavia, montenegro
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 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: serious, psychological, atmospheric, realistic, gloomy ...
Plot: infidelity, love affair, love triangle, romance, couple relations, crumbling marriage, fall in love, unfulfillment, love and romance, new wave, dishonesty, family problems ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: france, europe, japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%