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Cet amour-l? (2001)
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Cet amour-l? (2001)
Original name: Cet Amour-là
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Cet Amour-là is an intimate portrait of a legendary love affair. Set against the beauty of the Breton seaside, it is also a film that revels in the insights that Marguerite Duras' writing affords.
Style: psychological, emotional, sincere, sentimental, serious, captivating, clever, gloomy, realistic, talky
Plot: family relations, soldier, couple relations, destiny, love and romance, fall in love, hopes, couples, lifestyle, wartime life, writer's life, romance, life is a bitch, destructive relationship, love affair, human nature, haunted by the past, culture clash, alcohol abuse, artists and showbiz, introspection, unfulfillment, female director, writers, bathtub
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, emotional and gloomy films with plots about couples, love and romance, family relations, couple relations, fall in love, unfulfillment and romance mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Cet amour-l?: The Magic of Ordinary Days (2005), A Butterfly Kiss (2011), Same Same But Different (2009), Love and Bruises (2011), Personal Belongings (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Magic of Ordinary Days (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 98 min.
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A Butterfly Kiss (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 101 min.
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Same Same But Different (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Based on the true story of Benjamin Prufer and Sreykeo Solvan. The unexpected and uncertain love story of Sreykeo, a 21 year old bar girl in Phnom Penh and Ben, a young German student traveling to Cambodia on a post graduation summer trip. When Ben ...
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Place: cambodia, europe, germany, asia
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Love and Bruises (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: China, France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Hua, a young woman from Beijing, is a recent arrival in Paris. Exiled in an unknown city, she wanders between her tiny apartment and the university, drifting between former lovers and recent French acquaintances. She meets Matthieu, a young worker ...
Style: realistic, serious, sexual, psychological, captivating ...
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Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Personal Belongings (2006)
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Duration: 95 min.
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Style: sincere, serious, realistic, touching, sentimental
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Particles of Truth (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
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Style: realistic, serious, gloomy, psychological
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
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The Three-Way Wedding (2010)
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Genre: Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 109 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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Phantom Pain (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 97 min.
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Insecure (2014)
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Duration: 83 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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Bad Girl (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 108 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Providence (1977)
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⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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God's Sandbox (2002)
Genre: Drama
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Karamazov Brothers (2008)
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Girl on the Train (2009)
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⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The God of Wood (2010)
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56%
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An Open Heart (2012)
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⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Automatic (2005)
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Country: USA
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Country: Poland, Hungary
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A shocking story about addiction and attempts to overcome it. The script is based on Jerzy Plich’s excellent novel “The Mighty Angel” (alternative title: "The Strong Angel Inn"). Jerzy (Robert Więckiewicz) is a writer and a heavy ...
Style: serious, cynical, realistic, psychological, captivating ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Bas-fonds (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 68 min.
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Style: serious, captivating, tense, realistic, contemplative ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Raja (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Morocco
Duration: 112 min.
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Style: sincere, serious, emotional, realistic
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Scorn (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
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Style: realistic, sincere, emotional, serious, contemplative
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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The Green Room (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 94 min.
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Style: gloomy, contemplative, realistic, serious, emotional ...
Plot: death, tragic love, wartime life, journalism, bishop, investigation, haunted by the past, mentally unstable, introspection, moral dilemma, love and romance, unfulfillment ...
Time: 20s, 1920s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Signs & Wonders (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Greece
Duration: 105 min.
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Style: clever, emotional, serious, realistic, biting ...
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Great Expectations (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 168 min.
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Style: serious, emotional, captivating, sincere, realistic
Audience: girls' night
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We Won't Grow Old Together (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 110 min.
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Style: psychological, serious, emotional, tense, talky ...
Audience: girls' night
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Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: france, europe
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