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Byron (2003)
 7.3
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Byron
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 147 min.
Story: Life and adventures of lord George Gordon Byron. BBC dramatization of the poet's final thirteen years
Style: sexual, serious, realistic, romanticism
Audience: girls' night
Plot: sexual relations, romance, artists and showbiz, love and romance, couples, womanizer, politics, obsession, social misfits, writer's life, society, unfulfillment, radical, lifestyle, window, reciting poetry, pyre, notoriety, vanity, gentleman, empire fashion, sabre, stretcher, utopia, manuscript ...
Time: 19th century, 1810s
Place: albania, ottoman empire, mediterranean sea, india, greece, athens greece
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Edvard Munch
Biography, Drama, History, Mystery, Romance
Sweden, Norway
210 min.
 8.4
Portrait of a Marriage
Biography, Drama, Romance
UK, New Zealand
219 min.
 7.7
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, emotional and sexual films with plots about love and romance, couples, romance, couple relations, artists and showbiz, husband wife relationship and death mostly in Drama, Romance and Biography genres. Some movies like Byron: The Children of the Century (1999), Carrington (1995), Total Eclipse (1995), Balzac: A Passionate Life (1999), Becoming Jane (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Children of the Century
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 135 min.
Story: True tale of the tumultuous love affair between two French literary icons of the 19th Century, novelist George Sand and poet Alfred de Musset. But their affair falls apart during an excursion to Venice, Italy where Musset is distracted by drugs and ...
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, sexual
Plot: fall in love, writer's life, romance, couple relations, destructive relationship, infidelity, forbidden love, love affair, tragic love, artists and showbiz, feminism, love and romance ...
Time: 19th century, 1820s, 1830s
Place: europe, france, venice, italy, geneva switzerland ...
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 6.9
 5K
Carrington
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France
Duration: 121 min.
Story: The story of the relationship between painter Dora Carrington and author Lytton Strachey in a World War One England of cottages and countryside. Although platonic due to Strachey's homosexuality, the relationship was nevertheless a deep and ...
Style: emotional, sexual, talky, touching, serious ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: romance, friendship, artist, sexuality, obsession, relationships, love, marriage, male nudity, gay, love story, adultery ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century, 1910s, 19th century, 20s ...
Place: england, europe, london, wales
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Total Eclipse
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France, Belgium
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Young, wild poet Arthur Rimbaud and his mentor Paul Verlaine engage in a fierce, forbidden romance while feeling the effects of a hellish artistic lifestyle.
Style: sexual, psychological, serious, realistic, intellectual ...
Plot: gay, mentor, romance, infidelity, poetry, homosexuality, obsession, rebellion, violence, male nudity, artist, art ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: europe, france, holland, london, brussels belgium ...
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    User:   94%
 
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Balzac: A Passionate Life
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy, Germany
Duration: 180 min.
Story: He burned with ambition. He lusted for life. He lived for passion. This is the sprawling saga of Honoré de Balzac (Gérard Depardieu), a man who created a great literary oeuvre from the dramas and adventures of his own life - a life that he shaped ...
Style: clever, serious, realistic, stylized
Plot: romance, fall in love, master and servant, writer's life, innocence lost, couple relations, infidelity, love affair, love triangle, haunted by the past, love and romance, couples ...
Time: 19th century
Place: europe, france, switzerland, black sea, paris france
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System:   69%
    User:   72%
 
 7.1
 53K
Becoming Jane
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Ireland
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A biographical portrait of a pre-fame Jane Austen and her romance with a young Irishman.
Style: emotional, sentimental, touching, serious, romantic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: romance, prejudice, family, jane austen, love, irish, marriage, writer's life, writing, love story, period piece, literature ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century, future, 1790s
Place: england, ireland, europe, london
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The Last Station
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Country: UK, Germany, Russia
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A historical drama that illustrates Russian author Leo Tolstoy's struggle to balance fame and wealth with his commitment to a life devoid of material things. The Countess Sofya, wife and muse to Leo Tolstoy, uses every trick of seduction on her ...
Style: emotional, sentimental, serious, stylized, realistic ...
Plot: russian, death, marriage, adultery, betrayal, idealism, golden years, love, relationships, philosophy, love story, writers ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 19th century
Place: russia, moscow russia
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System:   61%
    User:   54%
 
The Passion of Ayn Rand
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The rather eccentric (especially in her thinking) author of "The Fountainhead" and "Atlas Shrugged" becomes involved with a much younger, and married man... to the dismay of those close to her.
Style: emotional, serious, sexual, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: writer's life, ego clash, romance, destructive relationship, love affair, artists and showbiz, love and romance, love triangle, couples, prodigy, crumbling marriage, teachers and students ...
Time: 50s, 1940s, 1950s, 1960s
Place: new york, manhattan new york city
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System:   61%
    User:   57%
 
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Little Lili
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: This film, loosely inspired by Anton Chekov's The Seagull, weaves a story about sex, family and the business of making films. When the young and overly sensitive filmmaker Julien screens his new DV art-film starring his girlfriend Lili ...
Style: serious, clever, realistic, sexual
Plot: fall in love, actor's life, romance, writer's life, obsession, couple relations, love triangle, sexual relations, unfulfilled love, midlife crisis, artists and showbiz, filmmaking ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   50%
 
 7.0
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Bright Star
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Australia, France
Duration: 119 min.
Story: In 1818, high-spirited young Fanny Brawne finds herself increasingly intrigued by the handsome but aloof poet John Keats, who lives next door to her family friends the Dilkes. After reading a book of his poetry, she finds herself even more drawn to ...
Style: touching, serious, gloomy, romantic, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: romance, poetry, death, poet, writer's life, obsession, love story, friendship, period piece, love affair, love, immortality ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1810s
Place: england, europe, london, australia, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   41%
 
Portrait of a Marriage
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, New Zealand
Duration: 219 min.
Story: The story of the real-life love affair between Vita Sackville-West and Violet Keppel.
Style: serious, sexual, realistic
Plot: love affair, gays and lesbians, writer's life, couple relations, destructive relationship, infidelity, love triangle, sexual relations, tragic love, unfulfilled love, coming out, midlife crisis ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s
Place: england, europe, new zealand, usa, virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   57%
 
 6.3
 10K
Sylvia
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Story of the relationship between the poets Ted Hughes and Sylvia Plath.
Style: emotional, serious, psychological, melancholic, realistic ...
Plot: infidelity, drinking, writing, suicide, poetry, depression, artist, death, mental illness, adultery, suicide attempt, marriage ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1950s, 1960s
Place: england, europe, campus, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   42%
 
Bride of the Wind
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: UK, Germany, Austria
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A biopic of Alma Mahler, the wife of composer Gustav Mahler (as well as Walter Gropius and Franz Werfel), and the mistress of Oskar Kokoschka.
Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: prodigy, romance, opposites attract, couple relations, infidelity, fall in love, composer, painter, love affair, artists and showbiz, love and romance, unfulfillment ...
Time: 1900s, 19th century, 20th century, turn of the century, 1890s
Place: austria, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   52%
 
Dangerous Beauty
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Veronica is brilliant, gifted and beautiful, but the handsome aristocrat she loves, Marco Venier, cannot marry her because she is penniless and of questionable family. So Veronica's mother, Paola, teaches her to become a courtesan, one of the ...
Style: sexual, witty, serious, romantic, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: romance, prostitute, prostitution, poetry, marriage, sword fight, betrayal, period piece, love story, women, destiny, love ...
Time: 16th century, renaissance
Place: italy, venice, europe, poland, cyprus
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   46%
 
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Summer in February
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The Newlyn School of artists flourished at the beginning of the 20th Century and the film focuses on the wild and bohemian Lamorna Group, which included Alfred Munnings and Laura and Harold Knight. The incendiary anti-Modernist Munnings, now ...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, stylized, sincere ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: romance, love affair, love triangle, artists and showbiz, love and romance, fall in love, couple relations, infidelity, siblings relations, unfulfilled love, dishonesty, unfulfillment ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, twentieth century, edwardian era, 1900s
Place: england, cornwall
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   41%
 
My Brilliant Career
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A young woman who is determined to maintain her independence finds herself at odds with her family who wants her to tame her wild side and get married.
Style: serious, feel good, realistic, uplifting, sentimental ...
Plot: fall in love, wilderness, writer's life, romance, artists and showbiz, hopes, love and romance, society, youth, couples, coming of age, fighting the system ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 19th century, 1900s, 1890s ...
Place: australia, jerusalem
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   56%
 
Girl with a Pearl Earring
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Luxembourg
Duration: 100 min.
Story: This film, adapted from a work of fiction by author Tracy Chevalier, tells a story about the events surrounding the creation of the painting "Girl With A Pearl Earring" by 17th century Dutch master Johannes Vermeer. A young peasant maid ...
Style: stylized, atmospheric, serious, realistic, enigmatic ...
Plot: artist, art, painting, fall in love, writer's life, period piece, romance, painter, master and servant, small town, obsession, storytelling ...
Time: 17th century, 18th century
Place: europe, holland, netherlands
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   42%
 
Surviving Picasso
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: The passionate Merchant-Ivory drama tells the story of Francoise Gilot, the only lover of Pablo Picasso who was strong enough to withstand his ferocious cruelty and move on with her life.
Style: serious, realistic, gloomy, sexual, intellectual ...
Plot: artist, love triangle, infidelity, womanizer, art, nudity (topless - notable), betrayal, romance, couple relations, drinking, women, creativity ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 50s, 60s, 1960s ...
Place: europe, france, poland, las vegas, new jersey ...
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System:   45%
    User:   44%
 
Swann in Love
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, West Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Swann (Jeremy Irons), an eligible bachelor in the best circles of fin-de-siècle Paris, has also some more vulgar but rich friends, the Verdurins. Through them he meets Odette (Ornella Muti), a courtesan, with whom he falls hopelessly in love. She ...
Style: serious, realistic, gloomy, sexual, neurotic
Plot: femme fatale, gays and lesbians, romance, prostitute, obsession, rise to the top, couple relations, destructive relationship, infidelity, love affair, love triangle, sexual relations ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: europe, france, egypt, paris france, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   44%
 
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Shadowlands
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 73 min.
Story: A play based on the friendship between CS Lewis and Joy Gresham.
Style: serious, talky, emotional, realistic, uplifting ...
Plot: fall in love, writer's life, romance, opposites attract, human spirit, couple relations, love affair, cancer, christianity, faith, death, marriage ...
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   43%
 
 6.6
 223
Priest of Love
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Following the banning and burning of his novel, "The Rainbow," D.H. Lawrence and his wife, Frieda, move to the United States, and then to Mexico. When Lawrence contracts tuberculosis, they return to England for a short time, then to Italy, ...
Style: serious, talky, realistic, sentimental, touching
Plot: writer's life, romance, love affair, artists and showbiz, unfulfillment, womanizer, against the rules, rise and fall, couple relations, love and romance, rebellion, society ...
Time: 20s, 20th century, 1920s
Place: england, europe, mexico, new mexico, latin america ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   35%
 
 6.6
 8K
Little Ashes
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Spain
Duration: 112 min.
Story: About the young life and loves of artist Salvador Dalí, filmmaker Luis Buñuel and writer Federico García Lorca.
Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic, intellectual
Plot: friendship, friends, poet, romance, buddies, writer's life, urban, betrayal, artists and showbiz, butterfly, art class, exhibitionism ...
Time: 20s, 20th century, 1930s, 1920s
Place: europe, madrid, spain, italy, morocco ...
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System:   40%
    User:   34%
 
 6.4
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The Gambler
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: Netherlands, Hungary, UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Under pressure from his publisher, Russian novelist Fyodor Dostoyevsky gets work on his latest piece, 'Rouletenberg'. In the 27 days it takes for him to complete the novel reality and fiction become blurred; in this feverish atmosphere of ...
Style: stylized, serious, realistic, harsh, earnest ...
Plot: gambling, addiction, obsession, redemption, resort, romance, casino, writer's life, period piece, adaptation, runaway, moral dilemma ...
Time: 19th century, future, 1860s, 1870s
Place: hong kong, st. petersburg russia, russia, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   36%
 
 7.6
 2K
Isadora
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: UK, France
Duration: 131 min.
Story: A biography of the dancer Isadora Duncan, the 1920s dancer who forever changed people's ideas of ballet. Her nude, semi-nude, and pro-Soviet dance projects as well as her attitudes on free love, debt, dress, and lifestyle shocked the public of ...
Style: serious, sexual, realistic, captivating
Plot: dancer's life, rebelliousness, artists and showbiz, dance, dancer, against the rules, feminism, love affair, ballet, gender, love and romance, rebellion ...
Time: 1920s
Place: europe, riviera, soviet union, florence italy, paris france ...
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System:   36%
    User:   31%
 
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 6.9
 13K
Wilde
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Japan, Germany
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The story of Oscar Wilde, genius, poet, playwright and the First Modern Man. The self-realisation of his homosexuality caused Wilde enormous torment as he juggled marriage, fatherhood and responsibility with his obsessive love for Lord Alfred ...
Style: touching, witty, serious, sincere, realistic ...
Plot: writer's life, homosexuality, obsession, prison, gay, male nudity, gays and lesbians, poetry, writers, sexuality, life, relationships ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian england, victorian era
Place: england, europe, ireland, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   34%
 
A Matador's Mistress
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: Spain, UK, France, USA, Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Scandal erupts over a famous bullfighter's affair with a left-wing actress.
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, sexual, stylized ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: performer's life, on the road, romance, rising to stardom, obsession, couple relations, fall in love, ambition, passion, fan, manager, nurse ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: europe, spain, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   34%
    User:   30%
 
 5.2
 3K
Klimt
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Austria, France, Germany, UK
Duration: 131 min.
Story: A portrait of Austrian artist Gustav Klimt whose lavish, sexual paintings came to symbolize the art nouveau style of the late 19th and early 20th century.
Style: talky, serious, realistic, sexual, captivating ...
Plot: prodigy, celebrity culture, couples, artist, painter, artists and showbiz, against the rules, obsession, couple relations, infidelity, sexual relations, symbolism ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, year 1918, turn of the century
Place: austria, europe, france, paris france
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System:   34%
    User:   32%
 
Hammers Over the Anvil
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Set in the summer of 1910 in Australia the film follows the story of 14 year old Alan Marshall (Alexander Outhread) as he stumbles out of childhood towards the exciting yet forbidding world of adulthood. For Alan, despite the effects of polio, ...
Style: serious, touching, realistic, emotional, sincere
Plot: rehabilitation, human spirit, romance, couple relations, infidelity, forbidden love, love triangle, love affair, tragic love, true love, unfulfilled love, disability ...
Time: 1900s
Place: australia, south australia
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System:   34%
    User:   34%
 
 6.5
 1K
Tom & Viv
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The story of the marriage of the poet TS Eliot to socialite Vivienne Haigh-Wood, which had to cope with her gynaeological and emotional problems and his growing fame.
Style: psychological, serious, sincere, realistic, emotional ...
Plot: marriage, romance, mental illness, love, doctors, artist, writer's life, crumbling marriage, psychology, depression, betrayal, obsession ...
Time: 1930s, 1910s, 20th century
Place: england, europe, london
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System:   34%
    User:   37%
 

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Duration: 177 min.
Story: Set in the 1890s, Tipping the Velvet tells the lesbian love affair between male impersonator music hall star Kitty Butler and Nan Astley.
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