Movies like Carried Away

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Carried Away (1996)
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Carried Away (1996)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Based on Jim Harrison's book, "Farmer". 47-year-old Joseph Svenden lives on the family farm with his dying mother and teaches at a two room schoolhouse with Rosealee, his lover and his best friend's widow. Joseph, who lacks a college degree, learns that he will lose his teaching job at the end of the year when the school district expands into his town. Meanwhile, he is seduced by 17-year-old Catherine, a new student in his class. His affair with Catherine and losing his teaching job forces Joseph to take a look at his previously dull life and to decide how he wants to live the rest of it.
Style: sexual, sincere, serious, sexy, sentimental, disturbing, psychological, gloomy, realistic, melancholic ...
Plot: teacher, self discovery, infidelity, human nature, romance, seduction, sexual attraction, passion, farm, widow, teachers and students, couples, relationships, family relations, couple relations, love and romance, female nudity, secret, attraction, school, teenage life, vengeance, youth, love triangle, parents and children ...
Time: 90s
Place: new jersey, texas

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, melancholic and emotional films with plots about love and romance, romance, couples, mentor, relationships, culture clash and catastrophe mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like Carried Away: High Art (1998), A Housekeeper (2002), Two Moon Junction (1988), She's So Lovely (1997), White Palace (1990). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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High Art (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A young female intern at a small magazine company becomes involved with a drug-addicted lesbian photographer, both of whom seek to exploit each other for their respective careers, while slowly falling in love with each other.
Style: sexual, serious, realistic, sincere, gloomy ...
Plot: lesbian, couples, photographer, magazine, drug abuse, addiction, romance, love, coming of age, redemption, drugs/alcohol, gender ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa
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100%
A Housekeeper (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After his wife leaves him for another man, Jacques hires a housekeeper, Laura, to keep his Paris apartment in order. As he starts increasing her hours and spending more time with her on her days off, Jacques is torn between the pleasure of ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, semi serious, humorous, sexual ...
Plot: crumbling marriage, midlife crisis, romance, infidelity, self discovery, parents and children, fall in love, artists and showbiz, love affair, couples, family relations, master and servant ...
Time: contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france, tokyo, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Two Moon Junction (1988)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A young Southern débutante temporarily abandons her posh lifestyle and upcoming, semi-arranged marriage to have a lustful and erotic fling with a rugged drifter who works at a local carnival.
Style: erotic, sexual, sexy, serious, realistic ...
Plot: sexual relations, infidelity, small town, fall in love, romance, love triangle, social differences, forbidden love, young lovers, society, family relations, power relations ...
Time: 80s
Place: alabama
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
She's So Lovely (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Maureen is pregnant and her husband Eddie is missing. Nervous, Maureen shares a couple of drinks with neighbor Kiefer, who tries to rape her and then beats her. When Eddie returns and finds his wife bruised, he goes ballistic, shoots a paramedic and ...
Style: serious, psychological, realistic, melancholic, talky ...
Plot: obsession, mental institution, mental illness, love triangle, destructive relationship, couple relations, crumbling marriage, romance, dysfunctional family, infidelity, love and romance, mentally unstable ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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 6.5
 7K
White Palace (1990)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Max Baron is a Jewish advertising executive in his 20s who's still getting over the death of his wife. Nora Baker is a 40-something diner waitress who enjoys the wilder side of life. Mismatched or not, their attraction is instant and ...
Style: sexy, sexual, touching, sentimental, talky ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, forbidden love, love, yuppie, advertising executive, waitress, romance, infidelity, parents and children, couple relations, opposites attract, self discovery ...
Time: 80s, 1930s
Place: st. louis missouri, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 6.7
 21K
Elegy (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Cultural critic David Kepesh finds his life -- which he indicates is a state of "emancipated manhood" -- thrown into tragic disarray by Consuela Castillo, a well-mannered student who awakens a sense of sexual possessiveness in her teacher.
Style: sincere, serious, suspenseful, gloomy, realistic ...
Plot: teachers and students, age difference, sexual attraction, obsession, love and romance, infidelity, teacher student relationship, older man younger woman relationship, older man younger woman sex, teacher student sex, critic, hedonism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Rambling Rose (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Rose, is taken in by the Hillyer family to serve as a 1930s housemaid so that she can avoid falling into a life of prostitution. Rose's appearence and personality is such that all men fall for her, and Rose knows it. She can't help herself ...
Style: sexy, touching, emotional, serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: coming of age, love and romance, self discovery, prostitute, love, parents and children, introspection, youth, romance, fall in love, human nature, family relations ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century, 1920s
Place: georgia, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
A Dangerous Woman (1993)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Martha Horgan is a withdrawn, mentally disabled woman who lives with her aunt, Frances. One of Martha's unusual traits is that she doesn't lie, a quality that leads to her getting fired from a dry-cleaning shop thanks to the actions of the ...
Style: emotional, serious, psychological, realistic, disturbing ...
Plot: aunt, crimes, repairman, love triangle, infidelity, romance, murder, betrayal, couple relations, love and romance, family relations, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Stanley & Iris (1990)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: An illiterate cook at a company cafeteria tries for the attention of a newly widowed woman. As they get to know one another, she discovers his inability to read. When he is fired, she takes on trying to teach him to read in her kitchen each night.
Style: touching, emotional, sentimental, serious, sincere ...
Plot: working class, love, unemployment, education, romance, love and romance, teachers and students, couple relations, family problems, life is a bitch, couples, school ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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The Mother (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A grandmother has a passionate affair with a man half her age, who is also sleeping with her daughter.
Style: sexual, realistic, touching, psychological, sincere ...
Plot: love affair, domestic violence, infidelity, older woman younger man relationship, dealing with death, parents and children, couple relations, life is a bitch, contests and competitions, family relations, coming of age, sexual relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.8
 15K
Damage (1992)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France
Duration: 111 min.
Story: The life of a respected British politician at the height of his career crumbles when he becomes obsessed with his son's lover.
Style: sexy, sexual, realistic, gloomy, serious ...
Plot: femme fatale, obsession, infidelity, incest, forbidden love, dangerous attraction, love triangle, love affair, father son relationship, extramarital affair, scandal, voyeur ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: paris france, brussels belgium, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.0
 14K
Dying Young (1991)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: After she discovers that her boyfriend has betrayed her, Hilary O'Neil is looking for a new start and a new job. She begins to work as a private nurse for a young man suffering from blood cancer. Slowly, they fall in love, but they always know ...
Style: sentimental, touching, romantic, sad, emotional ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: romance, love story, cancer, couple relations, social differences, human nature, parents and children, unfulfillment, leukemia, tragic love, father son relationship, nurse ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.5
 16K
Jungle Fever (1991)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: A successful and married black man contemplates having an affair with a white girl from work. He's quite rightly worried that the racial difference would make an already taboo relationship even worse.
Style: sexy, emotional, serious, realistic, sentimental ...
Plot: interracial romance, architect, love affair, infidelity, social differences, romance, couples, society, prejudice, drug abuse, addiction, couple relations ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, harlem, harlem manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Ruby in Paradise (1993)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Reeling from her mother's recent death, Ruby Lee Gissing relocates to Florida to start anew. After finding a job at a souvenir store, Ruby becomes friends with the shop's owner, Mildred Chambers, and slowly acclimates to her new ...
Style: touching, realistic, sentimental, tense, sincere ...
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, friendship, self discovery, shoplifting, journal, spring break, love and romance, romance, urban, introspection, society, human nature ...
Time: 90s
Place: florida, tennessee, usa, new jersey, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 4.9
 7K
Endless Love (1981)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Two young kids fall in love with each other. But the passion is too consuming for the parents of Jade. The parents try to stop them from seeing each other. But when this doesn't work, David burns down the house and is sent away. This ...
Style: sentimental, touching, emotional, intense, sexual ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: obsession, forbidden love, young lovers, mental illness, romance, couples, tragic love, destructive relationship, teenage life, parents and children, coming of age, teen angst ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Once Is Not Enough (1975)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: An over-the-hill movie producer marries a wealthy, spiteful woman and closeted lesbian just to please his spoiled daughter who then, in an attempt to spite him, seduces both a wealthy playboy and a local screenwriter.
Style: serious, gloomy, touching, sexual, sexy ...
Plot: family relations, infidelity, love triangle, couples, dishonesty, hollywood, obsession, love and romance, fall in love, sexual relations, gays and lesbians, singleness ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Never Forever (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When an American woman begins a dangerous relationship with an attractive immigrant worker, in order to save her marriage, she finds her true self.
Style: emotional, realistic, erotic, serious, psychological ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: deportation, infidelity, adultery, family problems, dishonesty, family relations, self discovery, romance, love and romance, couple relations, couples, cheating wife ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Twice in a Lifetime (1985)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A middle-aged steelworker is content with his job and his family, but feels that something is missing in his life. On his 50th birthday, he stops in at a local bar for a drink to celebrate. He finds himself attracted to the young, very sexy ...
Style: sentimental, realistic, emotional, sincere, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: midlife crisis, infidelity, love triangle, starting over, working class, dysfunctional family, romance, love affair, family gatherings, love and romance, couple relations, human nature ...
Time: 80s
Place: seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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 5.3
 7K
Intersection (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: During a car accident, Vincent Eastman watches his whole life flash before his eyes, and he doesn't like what he sees. While maintaining the semblance of a marriage with his wife, Sally, Vincent has been carrying on with a mistress, Olivia. ...
Style: sexy, stylized, talky, serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: infidelity, love triangle, heavy rain, car accident, road accident, destiny, romance, family problems, dishonesty, destructive relationship, sexual relations, crumbling marriage ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: canada, usa, vancouver, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Desert Hearts (1985)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The story of straight-edge literature professor Vivian who travels to Reno to get away from a relationship breakup when she falls in love with an attractive and unconventional girl named Cay.
Style: sexy, touching, sentimental, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: lesbian, coming out, divorce, romance, couples, love affair, fall in love, love and romance, gender, lgbt, farm, stereotypes ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: nevada, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The End of the Affair (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: On a rainy London night in 1946, novelist Maurice Bendrix has a chance meeting with Henry Miles, husband of his ex-mistress Sarah, who abruptly ended their affair two years before. Bendrix's obsession with Sarah is rekindled; he succumbs to his ...
Style: intellectual, emotional, sexual, clever, gloomy ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: obsession, infidelity, romance, diary, jealousy, church, passion, temptation, cheating wife, couples, dishonesty, love and romance ...
Time: 1940s, 30s, 40s, 20th century, 1930s ...
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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, stylized, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: infidelity, tragic love, love triangle, unfaithful wife, cheating wife, destructive relationship, age difference, romance, betrayal, soldier, family relations, dishonesty ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: russia, moscow russia, saint petersburg
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.8
 4K
Heavy (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Victor is a cook who works in a greasy bar/restaurant owned by his mother, Dolly. It's just the two of them, a waitress named Delores, and a heavy drinking regular, Leo. But things change when Callie, a beautiful college drop-out, shows up as a ...
Style: touching, realistic, gloomy, sincere, serious ...
Plot: waitress, seduction, obesity, pizza, small town, workplace, jealousy, misfit, introspection, college dropout, unfulfillment, workplace situations ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, new york state, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
No Looking Back (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Charlie returns to his old town where he meets his ex-girlfriend again and tries to get her back.
Style: emotional, sincere, gloomy, touching, sentimental ...
Plot: small town, friendship, love triangle, waitress, working class, romance, friends, homecoming, haunted by the past, family relations, social relations, buddies ...
Time: 90s
Place: new jersey, texas, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Disappearing Acts (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Zora Banks is a school teacher and aspiring singer hoping to become a successful star while taking a break from heartache. Franklin Swift is a down-on-his-luck construction worker and not-quite divorced father of two hoping to start his own ...
Style: sincere, serious, realistic, sentimental, talky
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: looking for love, love affair, couples, family problems, romance, couple relations, opposites attract, lovers reunited, love and romance, follow your dream, lifestyle, starting over ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.9
 2K
Rain (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Janey is on vacation with her brother, Jim, mother, Kate, and father Ed, at their beach house on the Mahurangi Peninsual in New Zealand. Ed and Kate, who are on the verge of divorce, sit around in the back yard all day drinking whiskey and Janey and ...
Style: sexual, bleak, realistic, gloomy, sincere ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: coming of age, dysfunctional family, siblings relations, romance, unfulfillment, parents and children, crumbling marriage, teenage life, couple relations, love and romance, family relations, youth ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new zealand, australia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.1
 2K
L'ennui (1998)
Genre: Romance, Drama
Country: France, Portugal
Duration: 122 min.
Story: A philosophy teacher restless with the need to do something with his life meets a young woman suspected of driving an artist to his death. He finds the very simple Cecilia irritating but develops a sexual rapport with her. Obsessed with the need to ...
Style: psychological, erotic, sexy, sexual, emotional ...
Plot: obsession, midlife crisis, love triangle, sexual relations, dangerous attraction, destructive relationship, love affair, passionate interest, femme fatale, infidelity, sexual obsession, sex ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Only Thrill (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A small-town store owner with a comatose wife shares a long-term relationship with his seamstress.
Style: serious, realistic, sincere, sentimental, touching ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: small town, hospital, infidelity, widow, seamstress, unfulfillment, fall in love, love and romance, romance, family relations, social relations, single parent ...
Time: 70s, 80s, 90s, 60s, 1990s ...
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.1
 2K
Fall (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: For Michael Shiver, life as an easy-going cab driver in New York suddenly changes when he picks up supermodel Sarah Easton and falls head over heels in love. But Sarah has more than just passion on her mind; she also has a husband and a glamorous ...
Style: sexy, realistic, semi serious, romantic, intense ...
Plot: supermodel, romance, fall in love, destiny, love affair, love and romance, infidelity, opposites attract, couples, extramarital affair, poetry, male female relationship ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Moonlight and Valentino (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Four women who discover untapped strength within themselves when they finally let go of what divides them
Style: touching, sentimental, realistic, psychological, semi serious ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: grief, death of husband, widow, romance, friendship, family relations, friends, family problems, death in the family, couples, college, starting over ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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