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A Good Lawyer's Wife (2003)
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A Good Lawyer's Wife (2003)
Original name: 바람난 가족
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Bored, horny, and frustrated, a woman begins an affair with a teenage boy.
Style: gloomy, serious, atmospheric, realistic, emotional
Plot: crumbling marriage, couple relations, infidelity, sexual relations, family life, dishonesty, family problems, family relations, love affair, parents and children, love and romance, couples, female nudity, lawyer, suicide, seduction, courtroom, doctor, cinema, judge, adultery, older woman younger man relationship, murder, loss of son, terminal illness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, korea

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, gloomy and emotional films with plots about couples, love and romance, couple relations, dishonesty, unfulfillment, infidelity and crumbling marriage mostly in Drama, Thriller and Romance genres. Some movies like A Good Lawyer's Wife: The Taste of Money (2012), Vegetarian (2009), Adrift (2009), The Housemaid (2010), Webdultery (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Taste of Money (2012)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 115 min.
Story: In this suspenseful erotic drama, the private male secretary and lover of Madam Baek, a Korean conglomerate's middle-aged matriarch, falls for her more genuine daughter. Meanwhile, Madam Baek's husband has an affair with the Filipino nanny.
Style: serious, sexual, realistic, psychological
Plot: master and servant, power relations, obsession, destructive relationship, forbidden love, sexual relations, dysfunctional family, dishonesty, society, family problems, family relations, social relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, korea
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95%
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Vegetarian (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 111 min.
Story: An ordinary housewife, Yeong-hye, who has nightmares every night, finally becomes a vegetarian, throwing away all the meats in her refrigerator. Her husband Kil-soo starts to complain about her actions. Her family also worries about her health. ...
Style: gloomy, serious, sincere, realistic, thought provoking
Plot: crumbling marriage, couple relations, couples, family relations, human nature, siblings relations, family in crisis, unfulfillment, family problems, bare breasts, male full rear nudity, divorce ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, korea
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83%
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Adrift (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Vietnam, France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Adrift begins with the wedding of Duyen and Hai. Duyen is a beautiful tourist guide and translator who marries Hai, a taxi driver who is two years her junior. Duyen thinks the marriage will make her happy but it turns out more difficult, especially ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic, gloomy, sexual ...
Plot: crumbling marriage, couple relations, urban, forbidden love, infidelity, sexual relations, love and romance, couples, self discovery, estrangement, dishonesty, society ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
The Housemaid (2010)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A man's affair with his family's housemaid leads to a dark consequences. Eun-yi is hired as an au pair for Hae-ra (pregnant with twins) and her rich husband Hoon. Eun-yi's primary task is watching the couple's young daughter, ...
Style: tense, realistic, erotic, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: master and servant, adultery, abortion, strong sexual content, eroticism, dangerous attraction, infidelity, pregnancy, sexual relations, couples, unwanted pregnancy, jealous spouse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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 76
Webdultery (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A couple in a failing marriage begin to cheat on each other using the power of the internet.
Style: sexy, serious, sincere, realistic, emotional ...
Plot: infidelity, crumbling marriage, couple relations, sexual relations, dishonesty, love and romance, unfulfillment, couples, cheating wife, sexual favor, yuppie, attempted rape ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
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66%
 7.3
 10K
Climates (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey, France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Man was made to be happy for simple reasons and unhappy for even simpler ones – just as he is born for simple reasons and dies for even simpler ones... Isa and Bahar are two lonely figures dragged through the ever-changing climate of their inner ...
Style: gloomy, serious, realistic, psychological, wife and husband lead actors
Plot: vacation, snow, unsupportive spouse, college, crumbling marriage, couple relations, love and romance, couples, infidelity, parents and children, sexual relations, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary
Place: turkey, istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 6.3
 740
Knifer (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Cyprus, Greece
Duration: 108 min.
Story: After his father death, Nikos moves from Ptolemaida to Athens. His uncle offers him food and shelter while he starts taking care of his dogs. Alone in an isolated suburb, he's wearing down into his misery routine, till the moment his ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, bleak, realistic, gloomy ...
Plot: infidelity, love triangle, dishonesty, family problems, crumbling marriage, starting over, couple relations, love affair, dull life, hopes, love and romance, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
This Is My Body (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Portugal
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Gifted student Antoine goes against his family’s wishes and accepts the lead role in a controversial director’s film. He learns that the role had previously been offered to a young man who committed suicide after an on-set affair – and events ...
Style: serious, gloomy, realistic, atmospheric, emotional
Plot: jealousy, dancer, family relations, couple relations, love affair, parents and children, family business, artists and showbiz, love and romance, couples, college dropout, gay ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Love and Other Impossible Pursuits (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Emilia, a law-school graduate, falls in love with her married boss, Jack. After Emilia marries Jack, her happiness turns unexpectedly to grief following the death of her infant daughter. Devastated, Emilia nonetheless carries on, attempting to forge ...
Style: serious, emotional, touching, realistic, gloomy
Plot: couple relations, family life, romantic rivalry, unfulfillment, couples, family problems, family relations, crumbling marriage, dealing with death, parents and children, death in the family, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Secret Love (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Two months after their wedding, Yeon-Yi (Yoon Jin-Seo)'s husband Jin-woo (Yoo Ji-Tae)gets into an accident and falls into a coma. During this time, Yeon-Yi's life shatters from the seams. She misses her deadlines for work, while she has ...
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, gloomy, sexual ...
Plot: twins, love triangle, forbidden love, love and romance, couples, dangerous attraction, dishonesty, loneliness, brother brother relationship, seduction, coma
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Silent Heart (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The prestigious Danish filmmaker Bille August, winner of an Academy Award and two Palme d'Or in Cannes, returns with a highly personal drama. Three generations of a family gather over a weekend. The sisters Sanne and Heidi have accepted their ...
Style: gloomy, serious, realistic, touching, emotional
Plot: terminal illness, family life, parents and children, siblings relations, family gatherings, life is a bitch, family problems, family relations, couple relations, unfulfillment, couples, weekend ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Breath (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A love story involving a convicted prisoner who "slowly falls for a woman who decorates his prison cell".
Style: serious, atmospheric, stylized, realistic
Plot: surveillance camera, snowball fight, prison guard, singing in a car, love affair, confined, prison, love and romance, infidelity, prison life, estrangement, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, korea, seoul
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Sex, Lies & Obsession (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A high-school drama teacher struggles to keep her family together after she discovers her husband's sexual addiction.
Style: serious, sexual, rough, realistic, sincere
Plot: prostitute, infidelity, phone sex, obsession, couple relations, sexual relations, addiction, dishonesty, couples, family problems, family relations, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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 618
The City Below (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A man and a woman at an art exhibition share a fleeting moment of attraction, which neither can act upon. Days later, a chance second meeting leads to an innocent coffee and the two strangers – both married - toy with their unexplainable ...
Style: tense, serious, realistic, emotional
Plot: forbidden love, infidelity, boss and employee, romance, love affair, workplace intrigue, dishonesty, love and romance, couples, power relations, workplace, crumbling marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, europe, germany, indonesia
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Prague (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Christoffer and Maja's trip to Prague to bring back Chistoffer's deceased father, evolves into the story of a brake-up. With the dead father lurking in the background, secrets gradually emerge threatening to destroy their marriage.
Style: emotional, serious, gloomy, realistic
Plot: hospital, love, marriage, infidelity, crumbling marriage, couple relations, parent child relationship, estrangement, unfulfillment, couples, family problems, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: prague, denmark, europe, czech republic, prague czech republic ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 8.0
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The Affair (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Affair explores the emotional effects of an extramarital relationship between Noah Solloway and Alison Lockhart after the two meet in the resort town of Montauk in Long Island. Noah is a New York City schoolteacher with one novel published (book ...
Style: psychological, serious, emotional, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: infidelity, crumbling marriage, love affair, adultery, strong sexual content, life turned upside down, couple relations, parents and children, family problems, haunted by the past, dishonesty, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Woman Is the Future of Man (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea, France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: As the first snow falls in Seoul, two old friends reunite; one is a successful college professor, and the other, a struggling filmmaker recently returned from the United States. After their reminiscences, they finally decide to go in search of the ...
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, sentimental, gloomy ...
Plot: college, love triangle, sexual relations, romance, man-woman relation, lovers reunited, friends, love and romance, couples, fall in love, buddies, contests and competitions ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Dancing in the Dark (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Via the New York Times: "To all outward appearances, Edna Cormick (Martha Henry) is the perfect housewife.... She's married to a man who'll stand up in public and say, "This is my wife," so that there'll be no confusion ...
Style: serious, realistic, gloomy, psychological, suspenseful
Plot: infidelity, hospital, mental illness, murder, couple relations, couples, crumbling marriage, feminism, love affair, crimes, deadly, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Five Senses of Eros (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 130 min.
Story: In this anthology film centered around the theme of "Eros," five seperate stories are presented by five top Korean directors. The main characters from each segment are connected with each other in one way or another.
Style: sexual, serious, atmospheric, realistic, stylized ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love affair, anthology, eroticism, love and romance, romance, couples, elderly lovers, young lovers, couple relations, fall in love, forbidden love, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Sweet Sex and Love (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 85 min.
Story: They meet and they make love. They live together and they make love. Dong-Ki has one night stand with Shin-Ah, a woman who has hardly any faith in true love but indulge herself in sex. Shacking up and making love with each other day in and day out, ...
Style: sexual, serious, sexy, realistic, sincere
Plot: strong sexual content, sex, sexual relations, couples, eroticism, couple relations, looking for sex, fall in love, love and romance, 69 sex position, male nurse, anal sex ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Privates Lives (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain, Argentina
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Carmen Uranga is a 42 year-old woman who after 20 years jurisdiction of her native country (Argentina), she returns to solve a family problem related with the inheritance that her sick father wants to leave him. Their return trip results in the ...
Style: emotional, serious, sincere, realistic, psychological
Plot: gays and lesbians, assassination, crumbling marriage, rehabilitation, introspection, infidelity, love affair, parents and children, sexual abuse, dysfunctional family, family in crisis, family problems ...
Time: contemporary
Place: argentina, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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You (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Michèle shares her life with Paul, her husband and work colleague. She has a lover, Thomas, a musician with whom she has been having a passionate affair for some time. Attracted by Thomass non-conformity and lust for life, Michèle abandons her ...
Style: serious, gloomy, realistic
Plot: love triangle, sex, sexual promiscuity, suicide attempt, breakup, infidelity, romance, love affair, break-up, dishonesty, crumbling marriage, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Policeman's Wife (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 175 min.
Story: The story of a young couple who live in a small town with their four-year-old daughter. The husband is so caught up in his work as a policeman that he gradually becomes increasingly alienated from his wife and daughter who become ever closer to one ...
Style: serious, gloomy, realistic, sincere
Plot: couple relations, small town, parents and children, couples, family problems, family relations, crumbling marriage, unfulfillment, mother daughter relationship, accident, female nudity, pubic hair ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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 6.3
 174
Amnesty (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Albania, Greece, France
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Amnesty is a 2011 Albanian movie directed by Buyar Alimani. It’s a story about two people who meet up in jail when they come for monthly visits of their spouses. They fall in love after becoming witnesses to a wedding in jail but relationship has ...
Style: serious, gloomy, realistic, atmospheric, touching
Plot: prison, infidelity, love affair, love and romance, urban, couple relations, fall in love, forbidden love, dishonesty, life is a bitch, couples, pardon ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: albania, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 7.1
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Daybreak (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Sweden, shortly before Christmas. Surgeon Rickard is told the job he expected goes to a Dane, because of his substance abuse. It's too late to cancel dinner with his in-laws. The guest couple announces their in-vitro is a success. Then ...
Style: gloomy, serious, sincere, realistic, bleak ...
Plot: infidelity, crumbling marriage, human nature, introspection, couple relations, love affair, parents and children, love and romance, unfulfillment, couples, family problems, golden years ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.2
 748
July Rhapsody (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Lam Yiu Kwok, a Hong Kong secondary school teacher is facing a mid-life crisis. While he has only his pride and Chinese poetry to fall back on, his peers are successful businessmen and professionals who flaunt their extravagant lifestyles at reunion ...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, touching, gloomy ...
Plot: crumbling marriage, high school, infidelity, love affair, love triangle, supernatural romance, tragic love, high school life, midlife crisis, terminal illness, breakup, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
An Eye for Beauty (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 102 min.
Story: An architect and his wife see their relationship challenged.
Style: sexual, twists and turns, serious, stylized, sexy ...
Plot: infidelity, extramarital affair, sexual relations, strong sexual content, dishonesty, couples, couple relations, love affair, life turned upside down, love and romance, depression, architect ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, montreal, quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.0
 745
Live! (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Anna is a vital woman who is married and has two daughters. She picks up her old passion of writing again after frequent requests by a colleague and a friend, but she had not foreseen the consequences of family and friends reading her stories...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, humorous, stylized ...
Plot: family life, gory, couples, family relations, couple relations, infidelity, terminal illness, disability, unfulfillment, wheelchair, mother daughter relationship, dog ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Love in Between (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Formerly known as "Two Women" or "Freezing Rain". A man who wants all love, a wife who approaches her husband's other woman, and a woman who wants to keep her love. A classy melodrama of these three people and their risky ...
Style: sexual, serious, stylized, realistic, touching
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: friendship, infidelity, couple relations, strong sexual content, romance, love affair, love triangle, love and romance, couples, crumbling marriage, stalking, human nature ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Automatic (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Everyone falls into self destructive habits. Automatic lets us view a small cross-section of the lives of six characters as they struggle to break free from the automatic behavior that drives their lives.
Style: bleak, serious, realistic, emotional, gloomy ...
Plot: human nature, urban, womanizer, crumbling marriage, couple relations, fall in love, sexual relations, siblings relations, destiny, hopes, love and romance, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%