Movies like Camila

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Camila (1984)
 6.9
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Camila (1984)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Argentina, Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In Buenos Aires of the 1840s, a young Jesuit and a wealthy socialite fall in love and begin a torrid affair. They escape from the city, and, in disguise, set up house in a village, assuming they are safe and beyond the cares of anyone. However, both the church and Camila's family are enraged, vowing to hunt down the lovers for a capital crime. Based on a true story.
Style: serious, captivating, emotional, realistic, cult film, feminist film
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: forbidden love, tragic love, village, pregnancy, romance, clergy, love and romance, village life, love affair, intrigue, social differences, society, couples, small town life, dishonesty, small town, hidden identity, unfulfillment, sex, passion, death, female nudity, male female relationship, church, catholic church ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s
Place: argentina, latin america, buenos aires argentina

Most similar movies to Camila

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, emotional and touching films with plots about romance, love and romance, society, couples, love affair, unfulfillment and forbidden love mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like Camila: Sentimental Destinies (2000), Under the Hawthorn Tree (2010), The Playboys (1992), Those Who Love (1998), Anna Karenina (1997). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Sentimental Destinies (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Switzerland
Duration: 180 min.
Story: In late nineteenth century Charante, Protestant minister Jean Barnery causes local disquiet when he arranges a separation from his obsessive wife...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, touching, gloomy
Plot: family business, factory, love affair, forbidden love, social differences, society, couples, infidelity, fall in love, romance, tragic love, crumbling marriage ...
Time: 1900s, 1910s, 30s, 20s, 1930s ...
Place: switzerland, france, europe, paris france
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Under the Hawthorn Tree (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: China
Duration: 114 min.
Story: The daughter of a right-winger, schoolgirl Jing Qiu (Zhou Dong-Yu) is sent to the countryside for reeducation, and tasked to help write a textbook. There she meets Lao San (Shawn Dou), a young soldier with a bright future ahead. Despite the class ...
Style: touching, sentimental, sincere, realistic, serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: tragic love, forbidden love, social differences, love and romance, youth, true love, society, romance, fall in love, revolution, unfulfilled love, village ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 70s
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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The Playboys (1992)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK, Ireland
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A young woman, Tara Maguire (Robin Wright) scandalizes her provincial Irish village in the 1950s by having a baby out of a wedlock, and refusing to name the father. She has a rare beauty and every man in town desires her, especially Sergeant Hegarty ...
Style: touching, serious, realistic, sentimental, sincere ...
Plot: love, circus, sin, fall in love, romance, small town, small town life, society, human nature, pregnancy, social relations, jealousy ...
Time: 50s
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.9
 499
Those Who Love (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A secret and deep passion marks the life of a young doctor, and threatens the existence of those around him.
Style: realistic, sexual, serious, touching, emotional
Plot: tragic love, love triangle, love and romance, unfulfillment, village, dishonesty, couples, school, young lovers, infidelity, family problems, love affair ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century, 1800s
Place: galicia
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Anna Karenina (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Anna (Marceau) is a wife and mother who has an affair with the handsome Count Vronsky (Bean). Based on the novel by Tolstoy.
Style: psychological, emotional, atmospheric, realistic, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: infidelity, tragic love, love triangle, unfaithful wife, cheating wife, destructive relationship, age difference, romance, betrayal, bittersweet, fall in love, social differences ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: russia, saint petersburg, moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Under the Greenwood Tree (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Set in a rustic English village in the mid 19th century, Under The Greenwood Tree tells the story of a poor young man who falls for a middle-class schoolteacher and attempts to win her over.
Style: semi serious, touching, realistic, captivating, sexual
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: village life, social differences, forbidden love, love and romance, wooing, fall in love, choir, looking for love, couples, unfulfilled love, social relations, romance ...
Time: 19th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Onegin (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In the opulent St. Petersburg of the Empire period, Eugene Onegin is a jaded but dashing aristocrat - a man often lacking in empathy, who suffers from restlessness, melancholy and, finally, regret. Through his best friend Lensky, Onegin is ...
Style: atmospheric, clever, realistic, contemplative, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: forbidden love, unfulfillment, fall in love, love and romance, love affair, couple relations, unfulfilled love, obsession, tragic love, book, unrequited love, soldier ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1820s, 18th century
Place: russia, saint petersburg, london, st. petersburg russia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Madame Bovary (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, Belgium, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The classic story of Emma Bovary, the beautiful wife of a small-town doctor in 19th century France, who engages in extra marital affairs in an attempt to advance her social status.
Style: serious, captivating, emotional, psychological, gloomy ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: infidelity, period piece, village, love affair, tragic hero, romance, social relations, crumbling marriage, dull life, couples, society, village life ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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The Crime of Padre Amaro (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Mexico, Spain, Argentina, France
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The young Father Amaro is put to the test. He is sent to Mexico to help take care of aging Father Benito when he meets a 16-year-old girl that he begins and affair with. It turns out the girls mother had been having an affair with Father Benito. ...
Style: touching, realistic, harsh, emotional, sexual ...
Plot: forbidden love, celibacy, catholicism, abortion, clergy, sin, bishop, drug lord, drug dealing, priest, lust, hypocrisy ...
Place: mexico, latin america, spain, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.8
 420
Nuts for Love (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Argentina, Spain
Duration: 103 min.
Story: En 1975, unos meses antes del comienzo de la dictadura militar argentina, Alicia y Marcelo se conocen en un concierto de Sui Géneris. El amor surge inmediatamente entre ellos, pero el retorno del novio de Alicia provoca la separación. En 1982, en ...
Style: sentimental, gloomy, serious, touching, contemplative ...
Plot: destiny, lovers reunited, tragic love, gender, couples, young lovers, love and romance, gays and lesbians, love affair, state affairs, romance, unfulfillment ...
Place: argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 7.8
 8K
The Classic (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Shy Ji-hae's friend is having problems expressing her feelings to the boy she loves, so she asks Ji-hae to write e-mails to him in her name. As the boy falls in love with her letters, Ji-hae discovers the story of her mother's romance ...
Style: realistic, serious, touching, emotional
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love triangle, forbidden love, social differences, society, young lovers, fall in love, romance, love affair, youth, family relations, parents and children, diary ...
Time: 60s, contemporary, 21st century, 20th century
Place: korea, asia, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Virgin and the Gypsy (1970)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Film adaptation from the novel by D.H. Lawrence, discovered after the celebrated author's death in 1930, a romantic love story tells of a prim young English girl who is sexually attracted to a seductively virile gypsy. The climatic dam burst is ...
Style: serious, sentimental, touching, gloomy, emotional ...
Plot: gypsy, virgin, small town, adolescence vs adulthood, unfulfilled love, forces of nature, village life, siblings relations, social relations, rise to the top, family relations, repression ...
Time: 20s, 1920s
Place: europe, england, northern england
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.3
 360
Sins (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Two passionate lovers have a relationship that was doomed from the start. Father Williams, a catholic priest and young Rosemary begin a seemingly innocent association, but the relationship quickly turns intensely physical.
Style: disturbing, realistic, serious, captivating, sexual ...
Plot: obsession, forbidden love, against the rules, romance, couples, clergy, society, murder, deadly, sexual harassment, sex with a priest, bollywood ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Tess of the D'Urbervilles (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Thomas Hardy's classic epic remains one of the most popular novels, this TV adaptation vividly depicts the powerful tale of a peasant girl whose life is torn apart by the love and jealousy of two men. Justine Waddell stars as the hapless Child ...
Style: emotional, atmospheric, realistic, serious, gloomy
Plot: innocence lost, courtroom drama, society, injustice, romance, love and romance, fall in love, love affair, life is a bitch, intrigue, infidelity, dishonesty ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian england, victorian era, 1800s
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Torrents of Spring (1989)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France, Italy
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In 1840, a young Russian aristocrat, Dimitri Sanin, is returning home after a long tour of Europe. In Germany, he falls in love with a beautiful pastry shop girl, Gemma Rosselli, who soon starts sharing his feelings. They decide to get married and, ...
Style: serious, gloomy, clever, emotional, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: betrayal, love triangle, estate, cinderella story, fall in love, love affair, romance, master and servant, love and romance, unfulfillment, forbidden love, true love ...
Time: 19th century
Place: europe, germany, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.1
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Carmen (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain, UK, Italy
Duration: 119 min.
Story: In director Vicente Aranda's adaptation of the classic opera, a French writer documents the seductive power of the beautiful Gypsy Carmen, who turns her charms on a young soldier, awakening his passions but ultimately leading to tragedy. Jose ...
Style: captivating, emotional, sexy, erotic, serious ...
Plot: tragic love, femme fatale, couples, obsession, lifestyle, romance, love affair, love triangle, betrayal, strong female presence, unfulfilled love, sexual content ...
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.3
 375
The Affair (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A black soldier in World War II England begins an affair with a white woman whose husband is a soldier currently overseas in battle and in doubts of her relationship with him as she discovered he had been having an affair with his secretary.
Style: realistic, serious, gloomy, emotional, bleak
Plot: racism, dishonesty, interracial relations, wartime life, war, romance, fall in love, life is a bitch, love affair, love and romance, couples, military life ...
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
I, the Worst of All (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A viceroy and an archbishop take their posts in Mexico. A local nun, Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz (1651-1695), intrigues them. The viceroy and his wife find her brilliant and fascinating. The prelate finds her a symbol of European laxity. He engineers ...
Style: realistic, sexual, serious, gloomy, psychological ...
Plot: solitude, injustice, burned alive, intrigue, convent, writer's life, artists and showbiz, patronizing, strong female presence, haunted by the past, society, rebelliousness ...
Time: 17th century, 1920s
Place: mexico, latin america, spain, tokyo, israel ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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For a Handful of Kisses (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain, Venezuela
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A girl. A boy. A love story. But also about dreams, fears, life, true love, friendship and how we deal with it. And a secret between them...
Style: serious, sentimental, realistic, emotional
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love affair, romance, love and romance, true love, looking for love, young lovers, hopes, fall in love, dishonesty, hiv positive, tragic love, sexual content
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.6
 88K
Anna Karenina (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Trapped in a loveless marriage, aristocrat Anna Karenina enters into a life-changing affair with the affluent Count Vronsky.
Style: stylized, classic literature, emotional, sentimental, colourful ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: forbidden love, aristocracy, high society, infidelity, tragic love, suicide, depression, family relations, age difference, doubts and hesitations, love triangle, romance ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s, 1930s, 18th century
Place: russia, saint petersburg, moscow russia, st. petersburg russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.4
 282
Anna Karenina (1985)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Tragic Anna leaves her cold husband for dashing Count Vronsky in 19th-century Russia.
Style: emotional, serious, classic literature, psychological, epic ...
Plot: infidelity, tragic love, betrayal, love triangle, tragic hero, family relations, love affair, fall in love, forbidden love, destructive relationship, unsupportive spouse, tragedy ...
Time: 19th century
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
A Village Affair (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Based on the bestselling novel by Joanna Trollope Recently returned to England from New York City, vivacious heiress Clodagh Unwin befriends a couple new to her village. The husband is entranced by the young aristocrat, but Clodagh has eyes for ...
Style: emotional, realistic, serious, sincere, touching ...
Plot: village life, romance, infidelity, adultery, family relations, family life, dishonesty, society, love affair, family problems, love and romance, couple relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.4
 861
Love Is Blind (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Estonia
Duration: 98 min.
Story: 30-year old Kertu has lived under her father's power her whole life. Because of her gentle nature, she is thought by locals to be a little simple-minded. The young woman makes her first timid attempt to change something in her life - she send a ...
Style: realistic, emotional, touching, serious, captivating
Plot: romance, fall in love, society, forbidden love, unlikely couple, parents and children, social misfits, village, family relations, village life, self discovery, drunkenness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: estonia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Movie in collections
 5.1
 645
G (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A young Hip Hop star named Summer G falls for a middle to upper class sister while in college. After she rejects him for a fellow social climber, Summer G spends ten years building a Hip Hop empire, then moves to the Hamptons where he finds the ...
Style: captivating, sentimental, serious, realistic, gloomy
Plot: modern day adaptation, love triangle, lifestyle, haunted by the past, unfulfilled love, tragic love, lovers reunited, social differences, love affair, infidelity, betrayal, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, long island
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Woodlanders (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The story is set in late 19th century rural corner of South England. The daughter of timber merchant Melbury, Grace, returns to the town after finishing school. Her father now believes she can find a better husband than her childhood sweetheart, ...
Style: serious, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, infidelity, love and romance, romance, unfulfillment, tragic love, social differences, couples, looking for love, fall in love, love affair, school ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian england, victorian era
Place: england, europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.2
 2K
Ethan Frome (1993)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Based on the novel of the same name by Edith Wharton, it is about a husband and wife (Ethan and Zeena), who need an extra hand around the house due to Zeena's debilitated body and constant illness. The young woman who joins them is a beautiful, ...
Style: emotional, sentimental, captivating, intense, contemplative ...
Plot: family problems, forbidden love, love triangle, infidelity, dull life, family relations, fall in love, romance, family drama, destiny, betrayal, love and romance ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s, 18th century
Place: massachusetts, usa, new england, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Belle du Seigneur (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Luxembourg, Germany, Belgium, Switzerland, UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: English-language adaptation of Albert Cohen's epic Swiss tale of a tortured love affair between a high-ranking Jewish official and the protestant wife of one of his employees.
Style: realistic, emotional, touching, serious
Plot: tragic love, love triangle, infidelity, social differences, romance, love affair, society, politics, state affairs, political unrest, unfulfillment, anti semitism ...
Time: 30s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: switzerland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.2
 442
Autumn Sun (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Argentina
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Clara Goldstein is a lovely, middle-aged Jewish woman who, because of an impending visit from her American brother, is forced to create a contrived relationship with a man of her own faith. She places an ad in a personals column and meets Raul, a ...
Style: semi serious, touching, humorous, emotional, sexual ...
Audience: date night
Plot: midlife crisis, forbidden love, romance, love and romance, love affair, unfulfillment, couples, religions or cults, impersonation, male female relationship, middle age romance, street life ...
Time: 90s
Place: argentina, latin america, buenos aires argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Last Mistress (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Secrets, rumors and betrayals surround the upcoming marriage between a young dissolute man and virtuous woman of the French aristocracy.
Style: serious, stylized, realistic, erotic, sexual
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, opposites attract, infidelity, sexual relations, femme fatale, forbidden love, manipulations, destructive relationship, love affair, couples, tragic love, looking for love ...
Time: 19th century, 1830s, 1800s
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Falling for a Dancer (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Romantic drama set in rural Ireland of the 1930s. The story begins when 19-year-old Elizabeth has a brief fling with an actor and falls pregnant. Community pressure forces her to marry a dull middle-aged man, but maybe there is hope on the horizon.
Style: emotional, captivating, thought provoking, contemplative, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: pregnancy, unfulfillment, romance, countryside, bittersweet, society, unfulfilled love, family relations, artists and showbiz, love and romance, love affair, haunted by the past ...
Time: 30s, 1930s
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%