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The Double Life of Veronique (1991)
 7.8
 36K
The Double Life of Veronique (1991)
Original name: La double vie de Véronique
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Music, Mystery, Romance
Country: France, Poland, Norway
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Veronique is a beautiful young French woman who aspires to be a renowned singer; Weronika lives in Poland, has a similar career goal and looks identical to Veronique, though the two are not related. The film follows both women as they contend with the ups and downs of their individual lives, with Veronique embarking on an unusual romance with Alexandre Fabbri, a puppeteer who may be able to help her with her existential issues.
Style: psychological, touching, mind bending, serious, realistic, melancholic, reflective, enigmatic, surreal, meditative ...
Plot: french, singer, polish, self discovery, music, lookalikes, love and romance, gender, fan, encounter, romance, false identity, puppet, heart disease, death, double life, young woman, twins, female nudity, sex scene, ballerina, reincarnation, singing, female protagonist, deja vu ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, year 1990
Place: poland, france, europe, paris france

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out enigmatic, melancholic, talky and realistic films with plots about catastrophe, dialogue, loneliness, love and romance, mentor, storytelling and art mostly in Drama, Romance and Mystery genres. Some movies like The Double Life of Veronique: Three Colors: Blue (1993), Three Colors: White (1994), Three Colors: Red (1994), A Short Film About Love (1988), Beyond the Clouds (1995). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Three Colors: Blue (1993)
Genre: Drama, Music, Mystery, Romance
Country: France, Poland, Switzerland
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Julie is haunted by her grief after living through a tragic auto wreck that claimed the life of her composer husband and young daughter. Her initial reaction is to withdraw from her relationships, lock herself in her apartment and suppress her pain. ...
Style: atmospheric, emotional, psychological, serious, realistic ...
Plot: loss of child, stripper, musician, neighbor, infidelity, grief, pianist, cat, loss of spouse, secret, composer, pain ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: france, europe, paris france, poland
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Three Colors: White (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Switzerland, France, Poland
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Polish immigrant Karol Karol finds himself out of a marriage, a job and a country when his French wife, Dominique, divorces him after six months due to his impotence. Forced to leave France after losing the business they jointly owned, Karol enlists ...
Style: dark humor, witty, clever, cynical, semi serious ...
Plot: funeral, french, vengeance, faked death, phone sex, hairdresser, crumbling marriage, couple relations, unfulfilled love, social misfits, smuggling, anti capitalism ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: poland, france, europe, warsaw poland, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Three Colors: Red (1994)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Switzerland, France, Poland
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Part-time model Valentine meets a retired judge who lives in her neighborhood after she runs over his dog. At first the judge gifts Valentine with the dog, but her possessive boyfriend won't allow her to keep it. When she returns with the dog ...
Style: atmospheric, touching, psychological, realistic, serious ...
Plot: judge, love affair, loneliness, coincidence, model, neighbor, retired, dog, opposites attract, french, isolation, polish ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: english channel, geneva switzerland, switzerland, england, poland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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A Short Film About Love (1988)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Poland
Duration: 87 min.
Story: 19-year-old Tomek whiles away his lonely life by spying on his opposite neighbour Magda through binoculars. She's an artist in her mid-thirties, and appears to have everything - not least a constant stream of men at her beck and call. But when ...
Style: sexual, realistic, clever, gloomy, biting ...
Plot: unfulfilled love, passionate interest, polish, stalking, obsession, voyeurism, love, destructive relationship, unfulfillment, fall in love, couples, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: poland, europe, warsaw poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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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, realistic, psychological, sexual ...
Plot: infidelity, love triangle, romance, midlife crisis, filmmaking, human nature, lovers reunited, dishonesty, couples, love affair, destructive relationship, fall in love ...
Place: europe, italy, france, paris france, mexico
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Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Poland
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Taking place in a 1982 Poland a translator loses her husband and becomes a victim of her own sorrow. She looks to sex, to her son, to law, and to hypnotism when she has nothing else in this time of martial law when Solidarity was banned.
Style: realistic, gloomy, thought provoking, clever, serious ...
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Place: poland, europe, warsaw poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Camera Buff (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Poland
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Filip buys an 8mm movie camera when his first child is born. Because it's the first camera in town, he's named official photographer by the local Party boss. His horizons widen when he is sent to regional film festivals with his first ...
Style: biting, clever, semi serious, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: factory, bus, factory worker, polish, politics, movie camera, friendship, parents and children, couples, obsessive quest, family relations, friends ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 8.0
 7K
Blind Chance (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Witek runs after a train. Three variations follow on how such a seemingly banal incident could influence the rest of Witek's life.
Style: atmospheric, psychological, realistic, serious, suspense ...
Plot: train, politics, chance, airplane, student, destiny, couples, militant, infidelity, espionage, self discovery, love and romance ...
Time: 80s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Last Year at Marienbad (1961)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Takes place in a chateau, an ambiguous story of a man and a woman who may or may not have met last year at Marienbad.
Style: surreal, stylized, atmospheric, psychological, serious ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
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Style: realistic, talky, touching, psychological, semi serious ...
Plot: friendship, self discovery, youth, love and romance, twentysomething life, couple relations, fall in love, romance, couples, friends, human nature, secretary ...
Time: 80s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Alice and Martin (1998)
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Duration: 124 min.
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Style: psychological, realistic, serious, touching, gloomy ...
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Time: 90s
Place: france, europe, paris france, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The School of Flesh (1998)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: France, Luxembourg, Belgium
Duration: 98 min.
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Style: erotic, sexual, realistic, serious, sincere ...
Plot: obsession, infidelity, love, sex, violence, fashion, romance, lifestyle, prostitute, transvestism, gays and lesbians, sexual relations ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
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Duration: 118 min.
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Style: stylized, touching, realistic, serious, atmospheric ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Drama, Romance
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 7.6
 77K
La Vie en Rose (2007)
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Story: A swirling, impressionistic portrait of an artist who regretted nothing, writer-director Olivier Dahan's La Vie en Rose stars Marion Cotillard in a blazing performance as the legendary French icon Edith Piaf. From the mean streets of the ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
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Style: semi serious, melancholic, philosophical, intellectual, emotional ...
Audience: date night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Country: France
Duration: 79 min.
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Style: psychological, sentimental, gloomy, serious, atmospheric ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Lulu on the Bridge (1998)
Genre: Drama, Music, Mystery, Romance
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Duration: 103 min.
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Style: atmospheric, sentimental, realistic, serious, enigmatic ...
Plot: murder, shooting, saxophonist, jazz, mystery, romance, couples, dishonesty, musician's life, destructive relationship, fall in love, crimes ...
Time: 90s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 7.7
 30K
The Red Violin (1998)
Genre: Drama, Music, Mystery, Romance
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Duration: 130 min.
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Style: serious, atmospheric, touching, emotional, enigmatic ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Music, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 115 min.
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Style: emotional, stylized, touching, realistic, serious ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Lovers on the Bridge (1991)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 125 min.
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Style: touching, feel good, romantic, enigmatic, atmospheric ...
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Time: 90s, 1990s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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 5.8
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Country: France, Switzerland, Germany, Japan
Duration: 134 min.
Story: A writer leaves his upper-class life and journeys with a woman claiming to be his sister, and her two friends.
Style: realistic, serious, gloomy, psychological, melancholic ...
Plot: incest, romance, chaos, human nature, introspection, couples, obsession, femme fatale, family relations, power relations, writer's life, mysterious character ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, germany, europe, normandy
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Wings of Desire (1987)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: West Germany, France
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Wings of Desire is Wim Wender’s artistically beautiful film about the lonely and immortal life of angels during a post-war Berlin. It’s a poetic journey from the perspective of the angels of which one falls in love with a living woman and wants ...
Style: atmospheric, meditative, psychological, surreal, touching ...
Audience: date night
Plot: immortality, angel, diary, desire, temptation, poet, library, berlin wall, circus, mortality, dream, german ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: europe, germany, west germany, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The Man Who Cried (2000)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance, War
Country: UK, France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A young refugee travels from Russia to America in search of her lost father and falls in love with a gypsy horseman.
Style: touching, serious, realistic, intense, emotional ...
Plot: anti semitism, adoption, culture clash, fall in love, love and romance, society, lifestyle, family relations, social relations, ethnic, parents and children, male female relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1930s, 1920s
Place: russia, england, france, europe, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Youth Without Youth (2007)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA, Romania, France, Italy, Germany
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A love story wrapped in a mystery. Set in Europe before WWII, professor of language and philosophy Dominic Matei is struck by lightning and ages backwards from 70 to 40 in a week, attracting the world and the Nazis. While on the run, the professor ...
Style: psychological, serious, atmospheric, gloomy, philosophical ...
Plot: aging, elderly, hospital, suicidal, doctor, lightning, identity, fountain of youth, miraculous event, romance, imaginary, mystery ...
Time: 40s, 70s, 50s, 30s, 20th century ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Late August, Early September (1998)
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Duration: 112 min.
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Style: talky, emotional, realistic, tense, psychological ...
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Time: 90s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Lovers of the Arctic Circle (1998)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Otto and Ana are kids when they meet each other. Their names are palindromes. They meet by chance, people are related by chance. A story of circular lives, with circular names, and a circular place (Círculo polar) where the day never ends in the ...
Style: clever, realistic, sentimental, touching, tense ...
Plot: coincidence, destiny, coming of age, pilot, snow, romance, young lovers, human nature, step siblings, friends, youth, friendship ...
Time: 90s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 7.1
 875
La séparation (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In Paris, Pierre and Anne have been living together for a couple of years and they have the eighteen months son Loulou, who stays with the nanny Laurence during the day while they work. Their best friends are the couple Victor and Claire, who also ...
Style: psychological, sincere, serious, realistic, melancholic ...
Plot: infidelity, betrayal, dysfunctional family, couples, lovers reunited, tragic love, love affair, family problems, family relations, estrangement, breakup, crumbling marriage ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, europe, argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%