Movies like Ballet

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Ballet (1989)
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Ballet (1989)
Original name: Étoile
Genre: Fantasy, Romance, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 101 min.
Story: An American ballerina arrives in Hungary to enroll in a ballet school and it soon becomes apparent that things are not what they seem.
Style: suspense, twist ending
Plot: possession, ballet, girls' boarding school, teenage girl, possessed woman, dance performance, giant bird, art dealer, bird attack, young love, time warp, concealed nudity, female ghost, american abroad, young woman, love interest, cult, animal attack, happy ending, photograph, uncle nephew relationship, phone booth, conspiracy, opera house, swan ...
Time: 19th century
Place: europe, budapest hungary, eastern europe, dungeon

Most similar movies to Ballet

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful and suspense films with plots about murder, sex, female nudity, love and romance, romance, magic and death mostly in Romance, Thriller and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Ballet: The Last Sign (2005), Method (2004), The Two Faces of January (2014), Julia and Julia (1987), I Still See You (2018). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Last Sign (2005)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, France, Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A woman who is tormented by the ghost of her abusive, alcoholic husband. She must come to terms with the past if she is to find peace and love...
Style: suspenseful, serious, psychological, realistic, atmospheric ...
Plot: ghost, mentally unstable, mystery, romance, mysterious character, single parent, supernatural ability, dealing with death, afterlife, death in the family, haunted by the past, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 4.5
 840
Method (2004)
Genre: Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, Romania, Switzerland, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The line between fantasy and reality blurs when an actress begins behaving like the 19th-century murderer she is playing.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense ...
Plot: murder, actress, passion, actor's life, fear, celebrity, revenge, serial killer, mind game, school, obsession, couple relations ...
Time: 19th century
Place: indiana, romania, europe, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
The Nutcracker (American Ballet Theatre) (1977)
Genre: Fantasy, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: The Nutcracker is Mikhail Baryshnikov's breathtaking and critcally acclaimed Emmy nominated production. The thisspectacular performance is danced by the magnificent team of Baryshnikov, one of the greatest classical dancers of the century, and ...
Plot: christmas, ballet, music, dance performance, classical music, snow, celebration, toy, prince, princess, christmas eve, dream ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
The Two Faces of January (2014)
Genre: Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A thriller centered on a con artist, his wife, and a stranger who try to flee a foreign country after one of them is caught up in the murder of a private detective.
Style: suspenseful, stylized, tense, serious, realistic ...
Plot: hotel, murder, on the run, private detective, boat, tour guide, tourist, greek, cons and scams, crime, sailboat, chases and races ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1962, 1960s
Place: europe, greece, turkey, athens greece, istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Julia and Julia (1987)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Julia, an American woman living in Italy, becomes depressed and traumatized after her husband Paolo is killed in a car accident on their wedding day. Six years later, Julia inexplicably finds herself sliding in time between two different worlds ...
Style: sexual, serious, sexy, realistic, mind bending ...
Plot: strong sexual content, midlife crisis, love and romance, couples, dealing with death, couple relations, infidelity, love affair, sexual relations, cons and scams, death in the family, time travel ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
I Still See You (2018)
Genre: Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Bella Thorne stars in this spellbinding and romantic supernatural thriller. Ten years after an apocalyptic event left the world haunted by ghosts, Roni (Thorne) receives a threatening message from beyond the grave. Joining forces with a mysterious ...
Style: mysterious, enigmatic, macabre, suspense
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, death, high school, ghost, murder, paranormal phenomena, young adult, dead, teenage girl, post apocalypse, life & death, teenage boy ...
Time: future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 6.3
 233
Lusty Lovers (1971)
Genre: Romance, Thriller
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Ruth and Michel separate after Ruth finds another man, Paul. Ruth and Paul go to her sunny, idyllic beach side villa to spend summer. They are having a great time together, and then things start happening. The brakes of the car fail, and Ruth ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, sexy
Plot: murder, sexual relations, dishonesty, mystery, suspicion, lovers, betrayal, intrigue, couple relations, crimes, danger, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: europe, france, french riviera
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 7.3
 3K
Border (2018)
Genre: Fantasy, Romance, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Denmark
Duration: 110 min.
Story: When a border guard with a sixth sense for identifying smugglers encounters the first person she cannot prove is guilty, she is forced to confront terrifying revelations about herself and humankind.
Plot: customs officer, sex scene, female nudity, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, male nudity, baby, barking dog, father daughter relationship, police, interrogation, infidelity, tenant ...
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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 6.8
 706
Time Renegades (2016)
Genre: Fantasy, Romance, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In 1983, high school teacher Ji-hwan is attacked by a pickpocket. In 2015, homicide detective Gun-woo is shot during a chase and loses consciousness. Both men are taken to the same hospital in different time periods, and both their hearts stop and ...
Plot: masked killer, gas mask, high school teacher, marriage proposal
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 6.1
 4K
Demon (2015)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Poland, Israel
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A bridegroom is possessed by an unquiet spirit in the midst of his own wedding celebration, in this clever take on the Jewish legend of the dybbuk.
Plot: wedding party, possession, demon, demonic possession, wedding, falling into a hole, mud, car in water, polish, yiddish, hiding under a bed, newlywed ...
Place: europe, poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Intimate Strangers (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Because she picked the wrong door, Anna ends up confessing her marriage problems to a financial adviser named William Faber. Touched by her distress, somewhat excited as well, Faber does not have the courage to tell her that he is not a ...
Style: suspense, talky, psychological, clever, semi serious ...
Plot: mistaken identity, office, crumbling marriage, love and romance, opposites attract, unfulfilled love, fall in love, dishonesty, unfulfillment, family problems, obsession, collector ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Haunting of Morella (1990)
Genre: Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: An executed witch inhabits her teenaged daughter's body to continue in the pursuit of bloodshed.
Style: ambiguous ending, gothic
Plot: possession, witch, crypt, governess, cemetery, blind man, father daughter relationship, no panties, white panties, voyeurism, bare breasts, coitus ...
Time: 18th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.6
 5K
Blacula (1972)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An 18th century African prince is turned into a vampire while visiting Transylvania. Two centuries later, he rises from his coffin attacking various residents of Los Angeles and meets Tina, a woman who he believes is the reincarnation of his ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, stylized, offbeat ...
Plot: vampire, reincarnation, african american, dracula, coroner, nightclub, morgue, deadly creature, zombie, hidden identity, murder, supernatural ability ...
Time: 19th century, 1790s, 1800s
Place: los angeles, california, europe, usa, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 7.3
 10K
Suspiria (2018)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 152 min.
Story: A young ballet dancer travels to a prestigious dance academy in Europe, only to discover it is a front for something far more sinister and supernatural amidst a series of increasingly grisly murders.
Style: sinister, surprise ending, suspense, gothic
Plot: ballet, supernatural, good versus evil, actress playing male role, academy, spiritualism, mysterious event, bloodbath, dead woman, telepathy, curse, paranormal phenomena ...
Place: berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Beauty and the Beast (2014)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Thriller
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Beauty and the Beast is the adaptation of a story by Madame de Villeneuve. Published anonymously in 1740 as La Jeune Américaine et les contes marins, it paints a portrait of Belle, a joyful and touching young girl who falls in love with the Beast, ...
Style: fairy tale, exciting, stylized, atmospheric, colourful ...
Plot: beast, true love, love and romance, palaces castles and temples, magic, transformation, physical appearance, man beast, curse, healing power, curses spells and rituals, haunted by the past ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
A Matter of Time (1976)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: During a press conference, international star Nina remembers simpler times, flashing back to her days as a maid in a run-down Italian hotel. As a young woman, Nina befriends Contessa Sanziani, an elderly woman who entertains Nina with memories of ...
Style: touching, serious, realistic
Plot: friendship, countess, mentor, hotel, aging, rising to stardom, music, city life, romance, urban, artists and showbiz, family relations ...
Time: 40s, 1940s
Place: europe, italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.1
 14K
Wish Upon (2017)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A teenage girl discovers a box with magical powers, but those powers comes with a deadly price.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, scary, rough, surprise ending ...
Plot: magic, wish fulfillment, teenage girl, music box, school, female protagonist, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, suicide, single parent, guilt, body mutilation, garbage ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Cave of the Golden Rose 2 (1992)
Genre: Fantasy, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 200 min.
Story: Fantaghiro and Romualdo are preparing their marriage when the Black Queen disgusted by their deep love captures Fantaghiro's father. Romualdo and his soldiers go on their journey to free him. But the insidious Black Queen transforms herself ...
Style: fairy tale, sinister
Plot: kingdom, magic, sword and sorcery, anthropomorphism, witch, turned to stone, sex scene, rescue, heroine, ambush, duel, fight ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Movie in collections
 4.5
 1K
Dead Awake (2010)
Genre: Fantasy, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Dylan, a young man working at a funeral parlor, is trying to unravel a mystery that shattered his life ten years earlier. After faking his own funeral to see who will show up, he befriends a mysterious street junkie and is reunited with an old love ...
Style: stylized, semi serious, suspenseful, bleak, sexual ...
Plot: haunted by the past, faked death, drugs/alcohol, lovers reunited, mystery, supernatural, mysterious character, romance, dealing with death, afterlife, crimes, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.8
 122
Castle Eros (2002)
Genre: Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: This was a good softcore video from Playboy/Image. They've done better, but this is still easy to recommend. There's a little threadbare story to tie all the action together. The tone of the video is upbeat throughout. Nobody gets mad at ...
Plot: magic, lesbian, erotica, lesbian sex, lesbianism, bare breasts, female nudity, sex, kiss, video camera, sex in bed, breast fondling ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
He Loves Me... He Loves Me Not (2002)
Genre: Romance, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Angelique, a young student, is in love with a married doctor. We see her attempts to make him leave his pregnant wife, but he does not appear for meetings or finally the booked journey to Florence. Then the movie is turned back to the beginning, and ...
Style: clever, dark humor, semi serious, psychological, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: obsession, mental illness, murder, abortion, delusion, insanity, artist, wife husband relationship, obsessive love, doctor, love and romance, dangerous attraction ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Aggar: Passion Betrayal Terror (2007)
Genre: Romance, Thriller
Country: India
Story: With strong suspicions that her husband is cheating on her, successful businesswoman Janvi (Udita Goswami) begins an affair with her co-worker Aryan (Tusshar Kapoor). But when Janvi decides that she's done fooling around, she learns her new ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: obsession, obsessive love, psychotic, psychiatrist, betrayal, romance, one-night stand, mental institution, infidelity, crimes, dishonesty, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 4.8
 25
Blue Chill (1989)
Genre: Romance, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A voyeuristic musician meets a seductive senator's wife who wants her husband and stepson out of the way...
Plot: sex, black pantyhose, female stockinged foot, playing footsie, footsie under the table, pantyhose, female stockinged legs
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Movie in collections
 4.6
 87
The Hyena (1997)
Genre: Romance, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An ex-model gets caught up in lust, murder and betrayal when a gun-wielding man pays her a visit.
Plot: betrayal, murder, rape, model, bare breasts, lesbian sex, lesbianism, female nudity, bound and gagged, hostage, violence, sex ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Chinese kamasutra (1993)
Genre: Fantasy, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Joan Parker, an American scholar of Chinese lore, recently took on a job at a Chinese library. When she stumbles upon a volume of the Kamasutra, her sexual fantasies are unleashed, but she remains cold towards the advances of her fellow librarian. ...
Plot: female nudity, phallus, vagina, ritual, cunnilingus, reincarnation, labia, altar, doomed love, sex in public, vulva, group sex ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Cave of the Golden Rose 4 (1994)
Genre: Fantasy, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 200 min.
Story: A black cloud travels across country, kills animals and plants and dries up the rivers. When the cloud reaches Fantaghiro's kingdom she meets Prince Parsel who follows the cloud to get his stolen castle back. After her castle vanishes, too, ...
Style: fairy tale
Plot: sword and sorcery, love, warlock, anthropomorphism, witch, magic, volcano, black magic
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Cave of the Golden Rose 3 (1993)
Genre: Fantasy, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 200 min.
Story: The powerful evil wizard Tarabas gets knowledge about a prophecy that a king's child will defeat him. So he sends out his army of dead soldiers to kidnap all royal children. When the soldiers attack Fantaghiro's castle to steal the babies ...
Style: fairy tale
Plot: evil witch, redemption, magic, turned to stone, sword and sorcery, witch, anthropomorphism, warlock, salvation, sorceress, resurrection, kingdom ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Cave of the Golden Rose (1991)
Genre: Fantasy, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 200 min.
Story: In the middle of a war between two kingdoms queen died tragically while giving birth to her third daughter. The king wanted a male heir to his throne and torn by the death of his wife, decides to sacrifice the girl and leads to the Cave of the ...
Style: fairy tale
Plot: princess, kingdom, sword and sorcery, king, magic, anthropomorphism, prince, duel, love, strong female character, horse, surrealism ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Road to Nowhere (2010)
Genre: Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: A passionate filmmaker creating a film based upon a true crime casts an unknown mysterious young woman bearing a disturbing resemblance to the femme fatale in the story. Unsuspectingly, he finds himself drawn into a complex web of haunting intrigue: ...
Style: serious, tense, realistic, atmospheric, twists and turns ...
Plot: murder, filmmaker, passion, fall in love, romance, political corruption, filmmaking, crimes, neo noir, dishonesty, femme fatale, investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Bridesmaid (2004)
Genre: Thriller, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Germany, Italy
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A hard-working young man meets and falls in love with his sister's bridesmaid. He soon finds out how disturbed she really is.
Style: serious, gloomy, realistic, suspenseful, sincere ...
Plot: destructive relationship, murder, mentally unstable, romance, dangerous attraction, love affair, danger, love and romance, couples, family relations, femme fatale, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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