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: sexual, anthology, humorous, sexy, epic, realistic, semi serious, decamerotic
Plot: nun, church, sexual relations, infidelity, siblings relations, romance, couple relations, clergy, love and romance, fall in love, mute or deaf, love affair, bohemian life, society, couples, dishonesty, lifestyle, gender, gays and lesbians, unfulfillment, celebrity culture, nosy, artists and showbiz, sexuality, sex ...
Time: middle ages, 14th century
Place: italy, europe, naples italy

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Most similar movies to The Decameron

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out sexy, realistic, sexual and semi serious films with plots about couples, love and romance, infidelity, romance, female nudity, couple relations and sexual relations mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like The Decameron: Arabian Nights (1974), The Canterbury Tales (1972), A Housekeeper (2002), Boccaccio '70 (1962), Intimate Affairs (2001). 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, stylized, atmospheric, humorous, sexy ...
Plot: kidnapping, good versus evil, master and servant, betrayal, romance, curses spells and rituals, couples, gender, danger, adventurer, demon, father son relationship ...
Time: middle ages, 8th century
Place: middle east, iran, nepal, persia, arabia
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100%
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, surreal, humorous, clever, semi serious ...
Plot: burned alive, hell, marriage, adultery, devil, strong sexual content, eroticism, satire, couples, sexual relations, infidelity, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: middle ages, 14th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
A 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, family drama ...
Time: contemporary
Place: france, paris france, europe, tokyo, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: humorous, clever, sexual, offbeat, sexy ...
Plot: marriage, womanizer, couple relations, midlife crisis, obsession, love affair, infidelity, fall in love, unemployment, society, romance, unfulfillment ...
Time: 20th century
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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, captivating, talky, humorous, psychological ...
Plot: sexuality, sex, looking for sex, destructive relationship, sexual relations, lifestyle, romance, orgasm, controversy, love and romance, gays and lesbians, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 1920s, 20s
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.2
 144
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, sexy, disturbing ...
Plot: nude bathing, couples, infidelity, crimes, dishonesty, clergy, society, deadly, confined, male full rear nudity, erotica, sex ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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, disturbing, emotional, realistic, serious ...
Plot: convent, strong sexual content, nun, scandal, abbess, siblings relations, looking for sex, prison life, love affair, sexual abuse, forbidden love, innocence lost ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: serious, realistic, sexual, disturbing, captivating ...
Plot: love affair, social differences, master and servant, infidelity, sexual relations, obsession, society, romance, couples, unfulfillment, countryside, disability ...
Time: 20th century, 20s, 1920s, 1910s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 6.4
 12K
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, infidelity, pregnancy, sexuality, passion, farce, jealousy, seduction, romance, social differences, sensuality, society ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.2
 2K
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, love triangle, couple relations, fall in love, love affair, love and romance, love, power relations, rivalry, dishonesty ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s, victorian
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.8
 10K
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, infidelity, culture clash, self discovery, clergy, liberal, couples, couple relations, fall in love, society, married couple, seduction ...
Time: 1930s, 90s, edwardian era, 1910s
Place: australia, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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
Audience: date night
Plot: fall in love, lifestyle, love and romance, womanizer, society, contests and competitions, couples, wooing, romance, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, youth, dishonesty ...
Time: 17th century, 14th century
Place: florence, europe, italy, florence italy, tuscany
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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, couple relations, romance, lifestyle, wedding preparations and rituals, couples, arranged marriage, social differences, communication problem, infidelity
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Wondrous Boccaccio (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, History
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: It's 1348. The plague has brutally hit Florence. A group of then young people, seven women and three men, rebel against the feeling of death that is about to swallow them. They flee the city and find refuge in an abandoned villa in the Tuscan ...
Style: sexual, rough, suspenseful, touching, bleak ...
Plot: plague, young lovers, couples, love affair, love and romance, romance, countryside, forbidden love, illness, infidelity, estate, couple relations ...
Time: middle ages, 14th century
Place: italy, europe, florence, florence italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
13%
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, dark humor, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: friendship, prostitute, poetry, eroticism, human nature, self discovery, lifestyle, infidelity, society, gender, looking for love, fall in love ...
Time: 90s
Place: argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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: touching, sexy, sentimental, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: couple relations, love and romance, romance, sexual relations, fall in love, love affair, life turned upside down, love, infidelity, disorder, concierge, sex addict ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, italy, tuscany
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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: semi serious, touching, humorous, sentimental, sexy ...
Audience: date night
Plot: couples, love affair, fall in love, family relations, infidelity, romance, couple relations, family life, husband wife relationship, marital crisis, love, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Sex, Lies and Renaissance (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, West Germany
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Happily engaged to her handsome fiance, Charles, Fanny is soon hit with one misfortune after another until she is forced to become a prostitute to survive. This is the story, with many erotic asides, of her struggle to regain her pride in herself ...
Style: sexy, sexual, touching, serious, realistic ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), prostitute, strong sexual content, social differences, sexual relations, social relations, infidelity, down on your luck, love affair, strong female presence, romance, society ...
Time: 18th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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 5.7
 2K
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, humorous, stylized, realistic ...
Plot: sexual relations, memory loss, couple relations, infidelity, fall in love, couples, dishonesty, love affair, romance, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, nylons ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Swann in Love (1984)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, West Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Swann (Jeremy Irons), an eligible bachelor in the best circles of fin-de-siècle Paris, has also some more vulgar but rich friends, the Verdurins. Through them he meets Odette (Ornella Muti), a courtesan, with whom he falls hopelessly in love. She ...
Style: serious, realistic, gloomy, sexual, sexy ...
Plot: prostitute, obsession, jealousy, courtesan, social differences, couple relations, anti semitism, infidelity, destructive relationship, sexual relations, love triangle, fall in love ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: paris france, france, europe, egypt, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.6
 498
Everyone (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The perfect gay couple are having a wedding in their backyard and they've invited the family and all their emotional baggage.
Style: humorous, captivating, light, sentimental, sexy ...
Audience: date night
Plot: wedding, romance, eccentric family, coming out, parents and children, couples, family relations, lifestyle, unfulfillment, gender, friendship, family gatherings ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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: sex, love triangle, lust, looking for love, fall in love, lifestyle, opposites attract, romance, sexual relations, love affair, couples, youth ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia, london, england, europe, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.5
 780
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, realistic, semi serious, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: wedding, love and romance, romance, lovers reunited, love affair, opposites attract, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, unfulfillment, disorder, couples, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Cousins in Love (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France, West Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Teenage Julien (Thierry Tevini) loves his teenage cousin Julia (Anja Shute) among flowers in summer of '39 France.
Style: sexy, sexual, humorous, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: sexual relations, forbidden love, voyeurism, youth, family relations, teenage life, incest, love triangle, countryside, erotica, romance, seduction ...
Time: 1930s, year 1939
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.4
 1K
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, witty, humorous, sexual ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, infidelity, looking for love, couple relations, love affair, thirtysomething life, romance, love and romance, family relations, family problems, couples, battle of the sexes ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Beyond the Clouds (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Germany, Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Made of four short tales, linked by a story filmed by Wim Wenders. Taking place in Ferrara, Portofino, Aix en Provence and Paris, each story, which always a woman as the crux of the story, invites to an inner travel, as Antonioni says "towards ...
Style: touching, erotic, atmospheric, serious, realistic ...
Plot: male nudity, love triangle, infidelity, romance, dishonesty, love and romance, unfulfilled love, love affair, lovers reunited, filmmaking, couples, fall in love ...
Place: europe, italy, paris france, new york, mexico ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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: sexy, sexual, dark humor, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: infidelity, extramarital affair, unhappiness, male friendship, friendship between men, betrayal, couple relations, love affair, thirtysomething life, battle of the sexes, looking for love, sexual relations ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.0
 6K
Eros (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Italy, Hong Kong, France, Luxembourg, UK
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, erotic, stylized, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: prostitute, love affair, fall in love, social differences, lovers reunited, society, lifestyle, obsession, infidelity, male female relationship, sexuality, psychiatrist ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s
Place: hong kong, asia, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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, clever ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: infidelity, looking for love, love and romance, sexual relations, lifestyle, crumbling marriage, curses spells and rituals, dishonesty, husband wife relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, phone sex, prostitute ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, san francisco, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.3
 981
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, touching, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: strong sexual content, sexual relations, nudity (full frontal - brief), female nudity, village life, infidelity, social differences, love and romance, couples, bar, couple relations, love triangle ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 20s
Place: brazil, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%