Movies like A Good Lawyer's Wife

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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, female nudity, suicide, seduction, courtroom, doctor, cinema, judge, adultery, skeleton, modern dance, older woman younger man relationship, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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, love and romance, dishonesty, couple relations, infidelity, unfulfillment and crumbling marriage mostly in Drama, Thriller and Romance genres. Some movies like A Good Lawyer's Wife: The Housemaid (2010), The Taste of Money (2012), Adrift (2009), Vegetarian (2009), Climates (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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: erotic, suspenseful, realistic, tense, serious ...
Plot: abortion, adultery, infidelity, unwanted pregnancy, pregnancy, strong sexual content, sexual relations, jealous spouse, dangerous attraction, master and servant, high society, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: korea, asia
⇓ 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, serious, psychological, sexual
Plot: family problems, society, dishonesty, power relations, dysfunctional family, obsession, master and servant, destructive relationship, sexual relations, forbidden love, social relations, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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: family problems, parents and children, couple relations, crumbling marriage, dealing with death, family life, death in the family, dishonesty, unfulfillment, woman, overcoming, hapless ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 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: atmospheric, serious, sincere, gloomy, sexual ...
Plot: couple relations, unfulfillment, love and romance, crumbling marriage, sexual relations, translator, self discovery, tour guide, dishonesty, family problems, forbidden love, estrangement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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 160
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: serious, sincere, thought provoking, gloomy, realistic
Plot: family problems, couples, human nature, couple relations, family in crisis, siblings relations, crumbling marriage, unfulfillment, family relations, marriage crisis, body painting, bare breasts ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.3
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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: snow, vacation, unsupportive spouse, love and romance, couples, family problems, dishonesty, infidelity, sexual relations, parents and children, crumbling marriage, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: turkey, istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 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: gloomy, realistic, serious, stylized, bleak ...
Plot: hopes, couple relations, dull life, crumbling marriage, love and romance, starting over, infidelity, love triangle, love affair, dishonesty, couples, family problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 7.3
 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, gloomy, touching, realistic, emotional ...
Plot: infidelity, couples, dishonesty, unfulfillment, sexual relations, couple relations, love and romance, crumbling marriage, attempted rape, yuppie, sexual favor, black dress ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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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: atmospheric, emotional, serious, gloomy, realistic
Plot: dancer, jealousy, college dropout, parents and children, artists and showbiz, love and romance, couple relations, family relations, family business, couples, love affair, film within a film ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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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, adultery, love affair, life turned upside down, strong sexual content, parents and children, family problems, dishonesty, couple relations, haunted by the past, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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, gloomy, psychological, suspenseful, serious
Plot: infidelity, hospital, mental illness, murder, family relations, crimes, unfulfillment, crumbling marriage, couple relations, love and romance, feminism, family problems ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: canada
⇓ 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: sincere, serious, realistic, sexual, rough
Plot: phone sex, infidelity, prostitute, obsession, family relations, crumbling marriage, couple relations, sexual relations, life is a bitch, doctors and patients, love and romance, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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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: realistic, gloomy, touching, emotional, serious
Plot: terminal illness, family relations, couples, family life, family problems, siblings relations, parents and children, family gatherings, couple relations, life is a bitch, unfulfillment, weekend ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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, emotional, serious, sincere, realistic
Plot: mother son incest, family in crisis, life is a bitch, unfulfillment, hopes, parents and children, love and romance, gays and lesbians, dysfunctional family, rehabilitation, crumbling marriage, family relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: argentina, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.0
 283
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, emotional, serious, stylized, gloomy ...
Plot: twins, love triangle, forbidden love, couples, dishonesty, love and romance, dangerous attraction, seduction, brother brother relationship, loneliness, coma
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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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, realistic, gloomy
Plot: infidelity, marriage, love, hospital, resentment, cold relationship, crumbling marriage, unfulfillment, couple relations, parents and children, estrangement, dysfunctional family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: prague, denmark, europe, czech republic, prague czech republic ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.3
 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: emotional, serious, tense, realistic
Plot: infidelity, forbidden love, crumbling marriage, workplace intrigue, lovers apart, power relations, dishonesty, crimes of passion, couples, love affair, workplace, boss and employee ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, europe, asia, indonesia
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 4.6
 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, realistic, serious
Plot: love triangle, breakup, sex, sexual promiscuity, suicide attempt, romance, love and romance, crumbling marriage, parents and children, infidelity, family relations, unfulfillment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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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, twists and turns, serious, stylized ...
Plot: infidelity, extramarital affair, sexual relations, dishonesty, love affair, love and romance, couple relations, life turned upside down, strong sexual content, couples, large breasts, male full rear nudity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, quebec, montreal
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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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, realistic, sincere, emotional, serious
Plot: optimism, hospital, infidelity, friends, family relations, youth, friendship, terminal illness, unfulfillment, love and romance, life turned upside down, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.0
 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: prison guard, snowball fight, surveillance camera, singing in a car, prison, infidelity, dishonesty, love affair, estrangement, unfulfillment, confined, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: korea, asia, seoul
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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, tennis, family relations, couples, love affair, couple relations, family in crisis, unfulfillment, crumbling marriage ...
Time: 80s
Place: san francisco, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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 516
Pleasure Party (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
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, sincere, bleak, serious, gloomy ...
Plot: swinger couple, sexual relations, couples, dishonesty, family relations, breakup, unfulfillment, life is a bitch, crumbling marriage, domestic disturbance, love and romance, love affair ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Movie in collections
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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: bleak, gloomy, touching, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: infidelity, unfulfillment, golden years, couple relations, love and romance, parents and children, family relations, promotion, crumbling marriage, hopes, dishonesty, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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: serious, sincere, realistic, sexy, sexual
Plot: strong sexual content, sex, looking for sex, fall in love, couple relations, sexual relations, couples, love and romance, eroticism, anal sex, male nudity, male full rear nudity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.8
 113
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, emotional, sincere, serious, captivating ...
Plot: unfulfillment, hopes, love and romance, siblings relations, sexual relations, fall in love, couple relations, urban, human nature, couples, family problems, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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: realistic, serious, stylized, sexual, touching
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: infidelity, friendship, strong sexual content, dishonesty, couples, love triangle, stalking, love affair, crumbling marriage, human nature, friends, romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 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: realistic, sentimental, touching, serious, stylized ...
Plot: gory, family life, couples, terminal illness, infidelity, disability, couple relations, unfulfillment, family relations, wheelchair, mother daughter relationship, baby ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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, psychological, touching, gloomy ...
Plot: college, filmmaking, friends, love triangle, lovers reunited, longing, lifestyle, obsession, reunion, artists and showbiz, unfulfillment, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 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: atmospheric, serious, realistic, gloomy, touching
Plot: prison, infidelity, love and romance, couple relations, life is a bitch, dishonesty, love affair, couples, fall in love, urban, pardon, forbidden love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: albania, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%