Movies like Butterfly Kiss

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Butterfly Kiss (1995)
 6.3
 2K
Butterfly Kiss (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Eunice is walking along the highways of northern England from one filling station to another. She is searching for Judith, the woman, she says to be in love with. It's bad luck for the women at the cash desk not to be Judith, because Eunice is eccentric, angry and extreme dangerous. One day she meets Miriam, hard of hearing and a little ingenuous, who feels sympathy for Eunice and takes her home. Miriam is very impressed by Eunice's fierceness and willfulness and follows her on the search for Judith. Shocked by Eunice's cruelty she tries to make her a better person, but she looses ground herself.
Style: disturbing, dark humor, offbeat, serious, realistic, talky, road movie, sexual, melancholic, sexy ...
Plot: obsession, mental illness, serial killer, murder, on the road, friendship, on the run, lesbian relationship, lesbian, crimes, psychopath, misfit, love and romance, destructive relationship, fall in love, love affair, couples, gays and lesbians, deadly, storytelling, male nudity, dog, rape, violence, truck ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, europe, california

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Most similar movies to Butterfly Kiss

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, melancholic, sexy and enigmatic films with plots about pornography, obsession, dialogue, catastrophe, brutality, male nudity and mentor mostly in Drama, Romance and Thriller genres. Some movies like Butterfly Kiss: Sightseers (2012), Go Fish (1994), My Summer of Love (2004), Bitter Moon (1992), Enduring Love (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.5
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Sightseers (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Horror, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Chris wants to show girlfriend Tina his world, but events soon conspire against the couple and their dream caravan holiday takes a very wrong turn.
Style: dark humor, stylized, not serious, humorous, offbeat ...
Plot: tourist, caravan, hit and run, hippie, jealousy, suicide pact, cyclist, serial killer, gory, psychopath, vacation, on the road ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.6
 2K
Go Fish (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Max is a trendy, pretty, young lesbian, who is having trouble finding love. A friend sets her up with Ely, whom Max likes, but Ely is frumpy, homely, and older. Nor do they have much in common. Can Max learn to look past the packaging?
Style: witty, clever, sexual, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: lesbian relationship, friendship, lesbian, homosexuality, teenage love, friends, family relations, lifestyle, society, gender, psychopath, singleness ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
My Summer of Love (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In the Yorkshire countryside, working-class tomboy Mona meets the exotic, pampered Tasmin. Over the summer season, the two young women discover they have much to teach one another, and much to explore together.
Style: sexy, sexual, psychological, realistic, sincere ...
Audience: teens
Plot: lesbian, lesbian relationship, lesbian love, gays and lesbians, friendship, siblings relations, coming of age, lgbt, lesbianism, summer, teenage life, friends ...
Time: contemporary
Place: yorkshire, england, northern england, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.2
 32K
Bitter Moon (1992)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: France, UK, USA
Duration: 139 min.
Story: An embittered husband, paralyzed and in a wheelchair, buttonholes a complete stranger and begins to tell him the story of his marriage. The stranger would like to escape, but cannot. For one thing he grows fascinated by the story. For another he is ...
Style: erotic, sexy, sexual, psychological, cynical ...
Plot: sexual relations, femme fatale, dangerous attraction, infidelity, destructive relationship, obsession, passionate interest, love affair, sex addict, love and romance, couple relations, couples ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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 6.4
 10K
Enduring Love (2004)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Two strangers become dangerously close after witnessing a deadly accident. On a beautiful cloudless day a young couple celebrate their reunion with a picnic. Joe has planned a postcard-perfect afternoon in the English countryside with his partner, ...
Style: psychological, tense, disturbing, serious, realistic ...
Plot: stalking, obsession, haunted by the past, attempted murder, countryside, couple relations, dangerous attraction, guilt, mental illness, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, post traumatic stress, brother sister relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
With a Friend Like Harry... (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Harry knew Michel in high school; they meet again by accident, Harry inserts himself in Michel's life... and things take a sinister turn.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, scary, humorous, suspense ...
Plot: obsession, murder, friendship, couple relations, family relations, family life, couples, poet, crimes, parents and children, serial killer, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 2000s
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
American Perfect (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Criminal psychiatrist, Jake Nyman is taking a much needed vacation from responsibility. An experimental road trip during which ever decision will be made on a flip of a coin. Meanwhile, Sandra Thomas, disenchanted professional, is en route to pick ...
Style: psychological, serious, realistic, tense, suspenseful
Plot: murder, desert, psychopath, on the road, serial killer, off the road, on the run, danger, woman in danger, obsession, chase, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.0
 559
Killer (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: This lyrical, modern-day film noir finds cynical hit man Mick (Anthony LaPaglia) tiring of his job and asking his boss, mob kingpin George (Peter Boyle), for time off. George gives him the assignment of his life, however, prompting Mick's ...
Style: sexy, psychological, suspenseful, realistic, serious ...
Plot: hitman, obsession, neo noir, femme fatale, gangsters, assassination, crimes, prostitute, deadly, dishonesty, criminal heroes, romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Imagine Me & You (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: During her wedding ceremony, Rachel notices Luce in the audience and feels instantly drawn to her. The two women become close friends, and when Rachel learns that Luce is a lesbian, she realizes that despite her happy marriage to Heck, she is ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, sentimental, romantic, sexy ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: lesbian, coming out, lesbian romance, lgbt, lesbian love, gays and lesbians, lesbian relationship, love affair, infidelity, love triangle, power of love, fish out of water ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.1
 5K
Asylum (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, Ireland
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A woman becomes very curious about one of her psychiatrist husband's inmates, a man who was found guilty in the murder and disfigurement of his former wife.
Style: psychological, serious, atmospheric, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: obsession, couple relations, hospital, psychiatrist, destructive relationship, love and romance, mental illness, infidelity, love, crumbling marriage, family problems, love triangle ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s, 1960s
Place: europe, england, london, wales
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Alive and Kicking (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A passionately committed young dancer is forced to re-examine his career and life when faced with death, finding hope through an older man who becomes his lover, mentor and companion.
Style: sentimental, touching, realistic, sincere, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: gay, friendship, pregnancy, romance, fall in love, artists and showbiz, love and romance, dancer's life, twentysomething life, love affair, couple relations, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 90s
Place: greece, athens greece, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.4
 3K
Kissed (1996)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Over the years, a child's romantic ideals about death blossom into necrophilia, the study of embalming and the most profound relationship of her life.
Style: disturbing, sexual, psychological, offbeat, realistic ...
Plot: obsession, necrophilia, youth, sexual relations, romance, love and romance, destructive relationship, love affair, couples, sex, suicide, male nudity ...
Time: 90s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.3
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Outside Ozona (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A drama revolving around a group of strangers brought together by a common occurrence as well as listening to the same radio station.
Style: offbeat, captivating, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: serial killer, on the road, restaurant, stripper, circus, radio station, jazz, radio dj, introspection, human nature, psychopath, radio show ...
Time: 90s
Place: texas, usa, oklahoma, new mexico, las vegas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Beautiful Creatures (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller, Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When Petula and Dorothy cover up the accidental murder of one jerk boyfriend, they hatch a hilarious scheme to collect a huge ransom.
Style: tense, suspenseful, cynical, dark humor, clever ...
Plot: murder, power relations, crime, life is a bitch, dishonesty, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, scheme, vandalism, train ride, obsession, women, friendship between women ...
Time: 90s
Place: scotland, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Killing Me Softly (2002)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A woman grows suspicious of her controlling husband after she discovers secrets about the women in his past.
Style: sexual, sexy, erotic, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: sexual relations, sex, love affair, obsession, dangerous attraction, obsessive love, sexuality, fall in love, bdsm, mystery, danger, romance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: london, europe, england, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.9
 3K
B. Monkey (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When wistful introvert Alan Furnace meets quick-witted bombshell Beatrice, he has no idea of her secret life as "B. Monkey" -- the top thief-for-hire in London's criminal underworld. Charmed by Furnace's innocent and chivalrous ...
Style: realistic, serious, surprise ending, sexy, sexual ...
Plot: teacher, school, heist, thief, robbery, jazz club, crime, romance, love and romance, criminal heroes, dangerous attraction, fall in love ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: england, london, europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Better Than Chocolate (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Not long after moving into her own place, Maggie finds herself with two unsolicited roommates: her recently divorced mother, Lila, and her young brother. The timing is especially bad, considering Maggie has fallen hard for an attractive woman, Kim, ...
Style: sexy, realistic, humorous, semi serious, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: lesbian, coming out, lesbian sex, lesbian relationship, transsexual, romance, lgbt, couple relations, parents and children, love affair, gays and lesbians, fall in love ...
Time: 90s
Place: canada, vancouver
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Felicia's Journey (1999)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A solitary middle-aged bachelor and a naive Irish teenager transform one another's lives to arrive at a place of recognition, redemption and wisdom in Atom Egoyan's adaptation of William Trevor's celebrated 1994 novel. Seventeen and ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, serious, sincere, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, abortion, psychopath, haunted by the past, irish, crimes, woman in danger, danger, mentally unstable, unlikely criminals, loneliness, violence ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: england, europe, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 7.2
 6K
Burnt Money (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Argentina, Spain, Uruguay
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Set in Argentina in 1965, the story follows the tumultuous relationship between two men who became lovers and ultimately ruthless bank robbers in a notoriously famous footnote in the annals of crime history. After a large-scale hold-up that turns ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, intense, offbeat ...
Plot: gay, betrayal, heist, couple relations, couples, disorder, crime gone awry, crimes, gays and lesbians, deadly, chase, obsession ...
Time: 1960s, 90s, year 1965
Place: argentina, latin america, uruguay, brazil, buenos aires argentina ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Honeymoon Killers (1970)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Martha Beck, an obese nurse who is desperately lonely, joins a "correspondence club" and finds a romantic pen pal in Ray Fernandez. Martha falls hard for Ray, and is intent on sticking with him even when she discovers he's a con man ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, stylized, realistic, clever ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, honeymoon, neo noir, nurse, crime, dangerous attraction, cons and scams, dishonesty, partners, law enforcement, couples ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, 1940s
Place: usa, alabama, new jersey, missouri, michigan
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Love & Human Remains (1993)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Dreary urban landscape of an anonymous Canadian city. Dark comedy about a group of twentysomethings looking for love and meaning in the '90s. The film focuses on roommates David, a gay waiter who has has given up on his acting career, and ...
Style: sexual, dark humor, clever, witty, offbeat ...
Audience: date night
Plot: serial killer, looking for love, singleness, couple relations, twentysomething life, sexual relations, love and romance, gays and lesbians, youth, couples, yuppie, romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
It's a Wonderful Afterlife (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Indian mother Mrs Sethi's obsession with marrying off her daughter turns murderous. With jokes that routinely miss the mark and cringeworthy slapstick, this black comedy farce shouldn't work. Somehow, though, it does.
Style: humorous, realistic, dark humor, suspenseful, melancholic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: murder, serial killer, parents and children, love and romance, looking for love, wooing, deadly, family relations, crimes, ghost, mother son relationship, fall in love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Niagara, Niagara (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: "Niagra, Niagra" begins quietly in a drugstore in Poughkeepsie, where Marcie, the film's disarming heroine, likes to shoplift. She literally crashes into Seth, a quiet outsider, also on a shoplifting spree. Marcie invites Seth to ...
Style: touching, realistic, road movie, melancholic, emotional ...
Plot: on the road, pharmacist, pharmacy, love and romance, mental illness, couples, couple relations, social misfits, lovers on the run, disability, male female relationship, police ...
Time: 90s
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada, new york state, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Sammy and Rosie Get Laid (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Sammy and Rosie are an unconventional middle-class London married couple. They live in the midst of inner-city chaos, surround themselves with intellectual street people, and sleep with everybody - except each other! Things become interesting when ...
Style: talky, humorous, semi serious, clever, biting ...
Plot: politics, infidelity, culture clash, society, human nature, social differences, couples, political corruption, state affairs, interracial relations, love and romance, couple relations ...
Time: 80s
Place: london, england, europe, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Apartment Zero (1988)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 124 min.
Story: The owner of a failing cinema and his mysterious boarder are caught up in the political intrigue of Argentina.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, dark humor, captivating, serious ...
Plot: neighbor, murder, serial killer, crimes, gender, mental illness, flat, dangerous friend, suspicion, politics, secret, loneliness ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: argentina, latin america, california, buenos aires argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.1
 12K
High Heels (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 112 min.
Story: High Heels is a murder mystery comedy centering on flamboyant actress Becky del Paramo and her daughter Rebecca, a television anchorwoman. After being estranged for 15 years, Becky re-enters Rebecca's life when she comes to perform a concert. ...
Style: serious, sentimental, suspense, enigmatic, captivating ...
Plot: murder, transvestism, obsession, who done it, romance, couples, family relations, guilt, confession, actress, love triangle, singer ...
Time: 90s
Place: spain, europe, madrid, mexico, caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
What Happened Was... (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Jackie and Michael are coworkers at a large law firm, who decide to meet at Jackie's for dinner one night.
Style: talky, psychological, sincere, tense, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: conversation, secretary, date, obsession, self discovery, city life, social misfits, unfulfillment, unlikely couple, misfit, introspection, battle of the sexes ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 5.9
 5K
Curdled (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Gabriella, a Columbian immigrant, is obsessed with understanding violent crime. The current string of murders by "The Blue Blood Killer" of affluent Miami socialites provides her with fodder for her scrapbook of death. She lands a job with ...
Style: dark humor, disturbing, realistic, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, psychopath, blood, cleaning lady, bakery, samurai sword, decapitation, dangerous attraction, obsession, crime, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: miami, usa, colombia, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
My Beautiful Laundrette (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A British-Pakistani man renovates a rundown laundrette with his male lover while dealing with drama within his family, the local Pakistani community, and a persistent mob of skinheads.
Style: sincere, realistic, clever, semi serious, gloomy ...
Plot: society, gays and lesbians, racism, laundry, closeted homosexual, culture clash, immigrants, romance, gay, british, siblings relations, fall in love ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.2
 19K
Code 46 (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A futuristic 'Brief Encounter', a love story in which the romance is doomed by genetic incompatibility.
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, futuristic, clever ...
Plot: cloning, investigation, forgery, infidelity, love and romance, future dystopia, fall in love, dishonesty, lovers on the run, romance, love affair, surveillance ...
Time: future
Place: asia, shanghai, china, seattle, seattle washington ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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