Movies like The Decameron

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The Decameron (1971)
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The Decameron (1971)
Original name: Il Decameron
Genre: Comedy, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Italy, France, West Germany
Duration: 111 min.
Story: An adaptation of nine stories from Bocaccio's "Decameron": A young Sicilian is swindled twice, but ends up rich; a man poses as a deaf-mute in a convent of curious nuns; a woman must hide her lover when her husband comes home early; a scoundrel fools a priest on his deathbed; three brothers take revenge on their sister's lover; a young girl sleeps on the roof to meet her boyfriend at night; a group of painters wait for inspiration; a crafty priest attempts to seduce his friend's wife; and two friends make a pact to find out what happens after death. Pasolini is up to his old tricks satirizing the Church, and throwing in liberal doses of life and love
Style: anthology, sexy, sexual, humorous, realistic, semi serious, decamerotic, epic, sex comedy
Plot: nun, sexual relations, infidelity, siblings relations, church, clergy, love affair, society, dishonesty, lifestyle, couple relations, bohemian life, romance, love and romance, fall in love, mute or deaf, couples, gender, gays and lesbians, unfulfillment, celebrity culture, nosy, artists and showbiz, child prostitute, sexuality ...
Time: middle ages, 14th century
Place: italy, europe, naples italy

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out sexy, realistic, humorous and semi serious films with plots about couples, love and romance, romance, infidelity, couple relations, female nudity and dishonesty mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like The Decameron: Arabian Nights (1974), The Canterbury Tales (1972), The Housekeeper (2002), Within the Convent (1978), Boccaccio '70 (1962). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Arabian Nights (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, History, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 130 min.
Story: The final part of Pasolini's Trilogy of Life series is rich with exotic tales of slaves and kings, potions, betrayals, demons and, most of all, love and lovemaking in all its myriad forms. Mysterious and liberating, this is an exquisitely ...
Style: semi serious, atmospheric, stylized, humorous, sexy ...
Plot: kidnapping, betrayal, master and servant, romance, good versus evil, curses spells and rituals, couples, gender, adventurer, danger, demon, gay ...
Time: middle ages, 8th century
Place: iran, middle east, persia, nepal, arabia
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The Canterbury Tales (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, History
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Glimpses of Chaucer penning his famous work are sprinkled through this re-enactment of several of his stories.
Style: sexy, semi serious, clever, humorous, surreal ...
Plot: burned alive, adultery, marriage, devil, hell, strong sexual content, eroticism, nudity (full frontal - brief), satire, sexual relations, infidelity, couples ...
Time: middle ages, 14th century
Place: england
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The 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: sentimental, semi serious, touching, harsh, talky ...
Plot: midlife crisis, romance, human nature, love affair, infidelity, crumbling marriage, self discovery, starting over, couple relations, fall in love, father daughter relationship, police investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: france, paris france, europe, brittany, tokyo ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Within the Convent (1978)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A zealous, handsome priest, who is the confessor for a convent full of women, encourages the equally zealous abbess of the institution to enforce strict rules on these unfortunate women. At the same time, a particularly disturbed nun manages to ...
Style: sexual, emotional, disturbing, sexy, realistic ...
Plot: convent, strong sexual content, nun, scandal, abbess, society, dishonesty, gender, dangerous animal, love and romance, gays and lesbians, clergy ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Boccaccio '70 (1962)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 205 min.
Story: Four directors tell tales of Eros fit for a 1970s Decameron. Working-class lovers, Renzo and Luciana, marry but must hide it from her employer; plus, they need a room of their own. A billboard of Anita Ekberg provocatively selling milk gives a ...
Style: clever, humorous, sexual, offbeat, sexy ...
Plot: marriage, dull life, couples, social differences, miraculous event, false accusation, sexual relations, love affair, human nature, midlife crisis, unemployment, newlyweds ...
Time: 20th century
Place: italy, europe
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100%
Intimate Affairs (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When a scholar, is haunted by an overwhelming desire to understand the mystery of sex, he decides to conduct an investigation. With two beautiful assistants joining the case, the stakes are raised.
Style: sexy, talky, captivating, humorous, psychological ...
Plot: sexuality, sex, dark humor, looking for sex, destructive relationship, sexual relations, romance, lifestyle, orgasm, controversy, couples, celebrity culture ...
Time: 1920s, 20s, year 1929
Place: france, europe, paris france
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Lady Chatterley's Lover (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An early-20th-century tale of love across class boundaries which tells the legendary and romantic story of Lady Chatterley’s affair with her gamekeeper. Jed Mercurio’s adaptation of DH Lawrence’s classic.
Style: sexual, realistic, serious, disturbing, sentimental ...
Plot: love affair, cheating on husband, master and servant, social differences, infidelity, society, obsession, sexual relations, romance, couples, unfulfillment, countryside ...
Time: 20th century, 20s, 1920s, 1910s
Place: england, europe
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100%
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Ham Ham (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Jose Luis is an executive at his parents underwear factory where his girlfriend Sylvia works on the shop floor. When Sylvia becomes pregnant, Jose Luis promises her that he will marry her, most likely against the wishes of his parents. Jose ...
Style: humorous, talky, sexy, disturbing, sexual ...
Plot: prostitute, sexuality, infidelity, pregnancy, passion, farce, jealousy, seduction, romance, social differences, working class, fall in love ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Cousin Bette (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Cousin Bette is a poor and lonely seamstress, who, after the death of her prominent and wealthy sister, tries to ingratiate herself into lives of her brother-in-law, Baron Hulot, and her niece, Hortense Hulot. Failing to do so, she instead finds ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, light, talky, humorous ...
Plot: infidelity, family relations, revenge, couple relations, fall in love, love triangle, love affair, love and romance, love, power relations, master and servant, dishonesty ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era, 1840s
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Virgin Territory (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, History, Romance
Country: Italy, UK, France, Luxembourg
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The film is set in Tuscany during the Black Death. As in the Decameron, ten young Florentines take refuge from the plague. But instead of telling stories, they have lusty adventures, bawdy exchanges, romance and swordplay. There are randy nuns, ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, sexy, realistic, sex comedy
Audience: date night
Plot: fall in love, lifestyle, couples, womanizer, love and romance, society, contests and competitions, wooing, romance, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, youth, dishonesty ...
Time: 17th century, 14th century
Place: florence, europe, italy, florence italy, tuscany
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Sirens (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia, UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In 1930s Australia, Anglican clergyman Anthony Campion and his prim wife, Estella, are asked to visit noted painter Norman Lindsay, whose planned contribution to an international art exhibit is considered blasphemous. While Campion and Lindsay ...
Style: sexy, realistic, semi serious, humorous, clever ...
Plot: painting, seduction, infidelity, culture clash, self discovery, clergy, couple relations, fall in love, couples, liberal, society, married couple ...
Time: 1930s, 90s, 1910s, edwardian era
Place: australia, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Sorry if I Want to Marry You (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Second part of the film "Sorry if I love you". Alex (Raoul Bova) and Niki (Michela Quattrociocche) are more in love than ever. They have just returned from the lighthouse on the island Blu where they have lived unforgettable days. Niki ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, sexy
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love and romance, romance, couple relations, lifestyle, wedding preparations and rituals, couples, arranged marriage, social differences, communication problem, infidelity
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Ages of Love (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Roberto is a young and ambitious lawyer who is going to marry Sara. His whole life is perfectly planned out. During a expropriation which he is in charge of, he meets Micol, a gorgeous and provocative young woman from a small village in Tuscany. ...
Style: sexy, sentimental, touching, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Novo (2002)
Genre: Drama, Comedy, Romance
Country: France, Spain, Switzerland
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After an injury, Graham suffers from short-term memory loss, which causes him to fall back into the abyss of amnesia every 10 minutes. Those around him both profit and suffer from his condition -- his sex-crazed boss, Sabine, tricks him into regular ...
Style: sexy, semi serious, stylized, realistic, humorous ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Manual of Love (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Four intertwined episodes on the joys and sorrows of love.
Style: sentimental, semi serious, touching, humorous, sexy ...
Audience: date night
Plot: couples, fall in love, love affair, romance, couple relations, family life, infidelity, family relations, marital crisis, husband wife relationship, love, down on your luck ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Dark Side of the Heart (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Drama
Country: Argentina, Canada
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Oliveiro is a young poet living in Buenos Aires where sometimes he has to sell his ideas to an advertising agency to make a living or exchange his poems for a steak. In Montevideo, he meets a prostitute, Ana, with whom he falls in love. Back in ...
Style: sexy, sexual, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: friendship, prostitute, poetry, eroticism, love affair, gender, society, advertising, fall in love, lifestyle, self discovery, infidelity ...
Time: 90s
Place: argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Denial (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Couples split up after a comment at an LA dinner party sets up arguments about how truthful partners are in their relationships.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, witty, sexual ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, infidelity, looking for love, couple relations, love affair, love and romance, romance, thirtysomething life, crumbling marriage, battle of the sexes, unlikely couple, family relations ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Eros (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France, Italy, Hong Kong, Luxembourg, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A three-part anthology film about love and sexuality: a menage-a-trois between a couple and a young woman on the coast of Tuscany; an advertising executive under enormous pressure at work, who, during visits to his psychiatrist, is pulled to delve ...
Style: sexy, stylized, atmospheric, erotic, serious ...
Plot: prostitute, love affair, social differences, fall in love, lovers reunited, society, lifestyle, obsession, infidelity, male female relationship, sexuality, psychiatrist ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s
Place: hong kong, asia, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Fourplay (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A feature anthology of short tales of sexual intimacy set in four American cities.
Style: realistic, sexy, humorous, semi serious, sexual
Plot: love and romance, romance, gays and lesbians, lifestyle, couple relations, couples, sexual relations, gender, strong sexual content, lesbian, shopping mall, female nudity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco, illinois, florida, texas, usa ...
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Better Than Sex (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After a one-night stand a couple is faced with the terrifying possibility of what they really want.
Style: sexy, witty, humorous, emotional, sexual ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: love triangle, sex, looking for love, fall in love, lifestyle, opposites attract, romance, couples, love affair, sexual relations, unlikely couple, battle of the sexes ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia, london, england, europe, sydney australia
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Mademoiselle (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Claire is a young woman who leads a somewhat formatted life. Pierre is an improviser, but not an actor. Brief encounter, brief romance, doomed or not, who can say? When things like that happen, you act on the spur of the moment.
Style: touching, sexy, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: wedding, love and romance, romance, lovers reunited, love affair, opposites attract, disorder, couples, artists and showbiz, unfulfillment, lifestyle, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Bawdy Tales (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, History
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Locked up in prison and awaiting execution, bored young vagabonds Bernardino (Ninetto Davoli) and Mammone (Franco Citti) pass their time competing in a vulgar storytelling competition, relating indecent accounts about castration, unsavory testicles ...
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, sexual, disturbing ...
Plot: nude bathing, infidelity, couples, society, clergy, deadly, confined, crimes, dishonesty, exhibitionism, public execution, man disguised as a woman ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
⇓ similarity ⇓
14%
One Stays, the Other Leaves (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A story about two couples, longtime friends in which both husbands engage in long-term affairs and, as the title says, ultimately one remains with his wife and one makes a new life with another woman.
Style: witty, touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love triangle, introspection, love affair, dishonesty, romance, couples, couple relations, fall in love, infidelity, crumbling marriage, midlife crisis, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Your Friends & Neighbors (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: This adult comedy follows six characters, three men and three women from a cross-section of social groups, as they play sexual power games. When an affair fires up between 2 of the married characters, it sparks a chain of consequences for all of ...
Style: sexual, sexy, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: extramarital affair, unhappiness, male friendship, friendship between men, dark humor, betrayal, couple relations, love affair, infidelity, thirtysomething life, battle of the sexes, looking for love ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Phileine Says Sorry (2003)
Genre: Drama, Comedy, Romance
Country: Netherlands, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Gorgeous Dutch youngster Max has two passions, acting and girls. The first becomes his brilliant career, which takes off so well he gets invited to a prestigious New York theatre course for a year. But since he met fickle bitch Phileine in an ...
Style: humorous, feel good, sentimental, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: battle of the sexes, couples, infidelity, dishonesty, lifestyle, romance, actor's life, artists and showbiz, weatherman, love and romance, city life, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, new york, usa, holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Shall We Kiss? (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When Gabriel and Emilie meet by chance, he offers her a ride, and they spend the evening talking, laughing and getting along famously. At the end of the night, Emilie declines Gabriel's offer of "a kiss without consequences". Emilie ...
Style: touching, humorous, realistic, semi serious, sexual ...
Plot: infidelity, romance, couples, couple relations, family relations, love affair, love and romance, dishonesty, sexual relations, longing, unhappiness, prostitute ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Gabriela (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Brazil
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In 1925, Gabriela becomes cook, mistress, and then wife of Nacib, a bar owner in a small Brazilian coastal town runs by the local colonels. Nacib becomes tired of Gabriela's uneducated ways, and annuls the marriage when he finds her in bed with ...
Style: sexy, realistic, touching, humorous, semi serious
Plot: strong sexual content, female nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), sexual relations, love and romance, couples, bar, couple relations, village life, social differences, love triangle, infidelity ...
Time: 1920s, 20s, 20th century
Place: brazil, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Love in the Time of Money (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: New York serves as a backdrop for a cast of characters in search of love, lust or lucre including a woman who makes awkward moves on the man renovating her SoHo loft, an embezzler, a sleazy artist and a phone psychic.
Style: talky, sexy, humorous, captivating, serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: infidelity, looking for love, love and romance, sexual relations, lifestyle, crumbling marriage, curses spells and rituals, dishonesty, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, husband wife relationship, phone sex, prostitute ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, san francisco, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.3
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Feelings (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Two seemingly happily married French couples are forced to contend with a number of issues.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, sexy
Plot: cheating wife, love affair, infidelity, love triangle, fall in love, starting over, life turned upside down, crumbling marriage, romance, couples, family problems, family life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Easy (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Quirky Jamie Harris (Marguerite Moreau) has a big problem: She's a magnet for less-than-kind men as she hops beds. But things start to look up when she becomes the object of affection of two seemingly normal guys, Mick (Brian O'Byrne) and ...
Style: witty, touching, humorous, sentimental, sexual ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love triangle, sister sister relationship, fall in love, looking for love, couple relations, true love, human nature, introspection, romance, youth, lifestyle, couples ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%