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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: atmospheric, gloomy, serious, emotional, realistic
Plot: sexual relations, family relations, couple relations, parents and children, love and romance, family life, infidelity, love affair, family problems, couples, dishonesty, crumbling marriage, lawyer, cheating wife, female nudity, suicide, seduction, courtroom, doctor, cinema, judge, adultery, skeleton, modern dance, older woman younger man relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, korea

Most similar movies to A Good Lawyer's Wife

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, gloomy and emotional films with plots about couples, dishonesty, infidelity, love and romance, couple relations, unfulfillment and family problems mostly in Drama, Thriller and Romance genres. Some movies like A Good Lawyer's Wife: The Housemaid (2010), The Taste of Money (2012), Vegetarian (2009), Knifer (2010), Adrift (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Housemaid (2010)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 107 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: erotic, suspenseful, tense, realistic, serious ...
Plot: strong sexual content, eroticism, infidelity, couples, high society, dangerous attraction, master and servant, sexual relations, unwanted pregnancy, abortion, pregnancy, adultery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: korea, asia
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100%
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, realistic, touching, gloomy
Plot: couple relations, parents and children, family problems, dishonesty, death in the family, unfulfillment, crumbling marriage, dealing with death, family life, woman, couples, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: realistic, psychological, sexual, serious
Plot: forbidden love, society, obsession, family relations, dysfunctional family, family problems, dishonesty, sexual relations, destructive relationship, master and servant, social relations, power relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.7
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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: sincere, serious, gloomy, realistic, thought provoking
Plot: human nature, family problems, couples, couple relations, crumbling marriage, siblings relations, family in crisis, unfulfillment, family relations, bare breasts, body painting, marriage crisis ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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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: gloomy, realistic, atmospheric, bleak, serious ...
Plot: love affair, unfulfillment, dull life, couple relations, hopes, starting over, love triangle, infidelity, dishonesty, family problems, couples, crumbling marriage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.4
 249
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: realistic, sexual, gloomy, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: sexual relations, couple relations, urban, society, family problems, dishonesty, couples, infidelity, unfulfillment, crumbling marriage, self discovery, tour guide ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.3
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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: emotional, serious, sincere, realistic, touching ...
Plot: infidelity, love and romance, couple relations, sexual relations, unfulfillment, crumbling marriage, dishonesty, couples, adultery, sexual fantasy, cheating wife, extramarital affair ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.9
 35K
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, adultery, love affair, life turned upside down, strong sexual content, parents and children, family problems, dishonesty, sexual relations, haunted by the past, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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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: realistic, gloomy, psychological, serious, wife and husband lead actors
Plot: vacation, snow, parents and children, love and romance, couple relations, sexual relations, crumbling marriage, family relations, unsupportive spouse, family problems, couples, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary
Place: turkey, istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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: gloomy, atmospheric, serious, emotional, realistic
Plot: jealousy, dancer, love and romance, artists and showbiz, family business, college dropout, family relations, couples, parents and children, couple relations, love affair, film within a film ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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: realistic, sincere, serious, sexual, rough
Plot: prostitute, phone sex, infidelity, obsession, family relations, love and romance, doctors and patients, unfulfillment, couple relations, sexual relations, parents and children, love affair ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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: realistic, serious, suspenseful, gloomy, psychological
Plot: infidelity, hospital, murder, mental illness, unfulfillment, family problems, couples, deadly, dishonesty, family relations, feminism, crumbling marriage ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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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: serious, emotional, gloomy, touching, realistic
Plot: terminal illness, life is a bitch, couples, family life, family problems, couple relations, parents and children, unfulfillment, family relations, family gatherings, siblings relations, euthanasia ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 4.4
 156
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: gloomy, serious, realistic
Plot: love triangle, breakup, sexual promiscuity, sex, suicide attempt, parents and children, crumbling marriage, love and romance, love affair, romance, unfulfillment, infidelity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
An Eye for Beauty (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 102 min.
Story: An architect and his wife see their relationship challenged.
Style: sexual, sexy, serious, stylized, realistic ...
Plot: infidelity, extramarital affair, sexual relations, life turned upside down, strong sexual content, couple relations, love and romance, love affair, couples, dishonesty, male full rear nudity, large breasts ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, quebec, montreal
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.5
 527
Pleasure Party (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Phillipe and Esther live an apparently idyllic life with their daughter, Elise. In an attempt to preserve this bliss, Phillipe decides that he and Esther should each have affairs, being sure to tell each other openly about them. The plan backfires ...
Style: realistic, bleak, sincere, serious, psychological ...
Plot: swinger couple, sexual relations, family problems, family life, swingers, husband wife relationship, dishonesty, couples, swinger, breakup, family relations, love and romance ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.9
 292
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: realistic, stylized, serious, emotional, gloomy ...
Plot: twins, love triangle, forbidden love, couples, dishonesty, dangerous attraction, love and romance, brother brother relationship, seduction, loneliness, coma
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.3
 623
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: serious, emotional, realistic, tense
Plot: infidelity, forbidden love, couples, moral dilemma, workplace, love affair, boss and employee, love and romance, crumbling marriage, workplace intrigue, romance, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, indonesia, europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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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: serious, stylized, sexual, touching, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: infidelity, friendship, love affair, romance, crumbling marriage, couple relations, sexual relations, love and romance, stalking, dishonesty, strong sexual content, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.7
 3K
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: realistic, emotional, serious, gloomy
Plot: infidelity, marriage, love, hospital, parents and children, crumbling marriage, unfulfillment, couple relations, dysfunctional family, resentment, family problems, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: prague, denmark, europe, czech republic, central europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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: psychological, sincere, emotional, serious, realistic
Plot: mother son incest, introspection, love affair, gender, sexual abuse, life is a bitch, love and romance, hopes, rehabilitation, dysfunctional family, couples, sexual dysfunction ...
Time: contemporary
Place: argentina, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.9
 4K
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: atmospheric, stylized, serious, realistic
Plot: singing in a car, snowball fight, prison guard, surveillance camera, prison, estrangement, unfulfillment, love and romance, confined, dishonesty, prison life, romancing a criminal ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: seoul, asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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 924
Matching Jack (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A woman struggles with her son's illness and her husband's infidelity, but, after a chance encounter with an Irish sailor and his son, her life is turned upside down in a love story that defies explanation and breaks all the rules.
Style: uplifting, serious, emotional, sincere, realistic
Plot: infidelity, hospital, family relations, friends, life turned upside down, youth, friendship, terminal illness, optimism, couples, family problems, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Shoot the Moon (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: After fifteen years of marriage, an affluent couple divorce and take up with new partners.
Style: emotional, realistic, serious, psychological, dramatic ...
Plot: divorce, tennis court, infidelity, dysfunctional family, breakup, unfulfillment, couple relations, love affair, introspection, family problems, couples, suburbs ...
Time: 80s
Place: san francisco, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.1
 1K
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: sincere, serious, bleak, realistic, touching ...
Plot: infidelity, family problems, redemption, introspection, human nature, society, family relations, promotion, couples, dishonesty, unfulfillment, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.4
 694
Betrayal (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 115 min.
Story: While examining one of her patients, a doctor reveals that her husband is cheating with the patient's wife.
Style: gloomy, atmospheric, serious, realistic
Plot: infidelity, doctor, funeral, confession, grief, love affair, love and romance, dishonesty, hotel, cuckold, car accident, female nudity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 5.6
 114
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, sincere, emotional, gloomy ...
Plot: hopes, fall in love, couple relations, unfulfillment, crumbling marriage, love and romance, siblings relations, urban, human nature, family relations, couples, family problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.0
 2K
Come Undone (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, Switzerland, France
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Anna is an accountant for an important insurance firm and lives with her longterm lover Alessio - a man who longs for a stable longterm relationship with children, home, etc. Anna, feeling as though the fire has fizzled in that relationship takes up ...
Style: sincere, serious, realistic, gloomy, touching
Plot: infidelity, extramarital affair, love and romance, couple relations, love affair, unfulfillment, forbidden love, dull life, dishonesty, family problems, couples, crumbling marriage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Red Vacance Black Wedding (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Red Vacance A young woman and a married middle-aged man have been involved in an affair for 6 years. They plan to go on a vacation, but the man's wife learns of their affair and takes her husband to a remote place. There the wife asks the ...
Style: serious, touching, sexual, gloomy, realistic
Plot: infidelity, love affair, sexual relations, love and romance, dishonesty, female nudity, love triangle, ex lover, male nudity, cheating, adultery, bare breasts ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.9
 750
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: realistic, sentimental, touching, stylized, humorous ...
Plot: family relations, infidelity, unfulfillment, couple relations, gory, family life, couples, disability, terminal illness, ambulance, underwater, shower ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%