Movies like Ballet

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Ballet (1989)
 5.6
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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: ballet, possession, teenage girl, girls' boarding school, young woman, hotel, obsession, happy ending, clock, lake, animal attack, kiss, painting, haunted by the past, auction, newspaper, rehearsal, conspiracy, broken mirror, phone booth, uncle nephew relationship, photograph, bedroom, dagger, cult ...
Time: 19th century
Place: europe, dungeon, eastern europe, budapest hungary

Most similar movies to Ballet

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, realistic and suspense films with plots about murder, female nudity, death, romance, kiss, love and romance and betrayal mostly in Romance, Thriller and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Ballet: Method (2004), The Last Sign (2005), The Two Faces of January (2014), Julia and Julia (1987), Thelma (2017). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 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: suspenseful, psychological, 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 ⇓
95%
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: psychological, serious, suspenseful, realistic, atmospheric ...
Plot: ghost, mentally unstable, mystery, mysterious character, romance, single parent, supernatural ability, dealing with death, afterlife, death in the family, haunted by the past, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
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, tour guide, tourist, greek, cons and scams, crime, sailboat, chases and races, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1962, 1960s
Place: europe, greece, turkey, athens greece, istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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 ⇓
64%
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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, magic, christmas eve ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 7.0
 18K
Thelma (2017)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Norway, France, Denmark, Sweden
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A college student starts to experience extreme seizures while studying at a university in Oslo, Norway. She soon learns that the violent episodes are a symptom of inexplicable, and often dangerous, supernatural abilities.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, psychological, captivating, erotic ...
Plot: lesbian, father daughter relationship, university, obsessive love, sexual obsession, obsession, christianity, lesbian relationship, hysteria, faith, disappearance, teenage girl ...
Place: oslo norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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: macabre, mysterious, enigmatic, suspense
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, life & death, death, high school, ghost, murder, post apocalypse, paranormal phenomena, fear, young adult, dead, teenage girl ...
Time: future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 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, mystery, dishonesty, suspicion, lovers, betrayal, intrigue, couple relations, crimes, danger, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: europe, france, french riviera
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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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 ⇓
54%
 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, dracula, african american, coroner, morgue, nightclub, deadly creature, zombie, hidden identity, murder, supernatural ability ...
Time: 19th century, 1790s, 1800s
Place: los angeles, california, europe, usa, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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, colourful, stylized, light ...
Plot: true love, beast, magic, transformation, love and romance, palaces castles and temples, man beast, curse, healing power, physical appearance, unlikely couple, good versus evil ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 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: high school teacher, gas mask, masked killer, marriage proposal
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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: serious, touching, 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 ⇓
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: sword and sorcery, magic, kingdom, anthropomorphism, witch, evil witch, turned to stone, duel, sex scene, rescue, villainess, hate ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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: murder, destructive relationship, 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 ⇓
42%
Tall, Dark and Deadly (1995)
Genre: Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Maggie falls in love with a very romantic and mysterious man, who makes Maggie's life a hell...
Style: light
Plot: chain, villain, cemetery, flashlight, attic, boat, bed, rescue, yelling, attempted murder, flower, sergeant ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 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, sex, kiss, lesbian sex, female nudity, erotica, lesbianism, lesbian, bare breasts, video camera, sex in bed, breast fondling ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.0
 23K
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: surprise ending, sinister, gothic, suspense
Plot: ballet, dance performance, psychotherapist, choreographer, choreography, female nudity, bare breasts, actress playing male role, academy, spiritualism, bloodbath, dead woman ...
Place: berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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 6.1
 500
Paranoia (1969)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Kathryn West, a glamorous American widow, arrives in Italy several weeks after the death of her older, extremely wealthy husband. With the help of Brian, her lawyer, Kathryn moves into a luxurious villa and proceeds to lead a lonely, uneventful ...
Style: suspense
Plot: paranoia, exhibitionist, widow, whodunit, playing footsie, sexual desire, exhibitionism, attraction, female bare feet, sexual attraction, caress, psycho killer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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: semi serious, realistic, tense, clever, dark humor ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: obsession, mental illness, murder, abortion, delusion, insanity, wife husband relationship, doctor, obsessive love, love and romance, love affair, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 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, rough, suspenseful, scary, surprise ending ...
Plot: magic, wish fulfillment, teenage girl, music box, female protagonist, school, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, suicide, single parent, guilt, body mutilation, garbage ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: obsession, psychotic, obsessive love, psychiatrist, betrayal, romance, one-night stand, infidelity, mental institution, crimes, dishonesty, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.2
 724
Detour (2013)
Genre: Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Trapped inside his car by a mudslide, smooth talking Jackson Alder suddenly finds himself in a situation he can't talk his way out of. With no hope of rescue, he must defy the odds; battling Mother Nature for his survival.
Style: bleak, serious, realistic, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: survival, race against time, isolation, confined, danger, against the odds, chases and races, escapades, running out of air, suffocation, knife, monologue ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Human Factor (1979)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 115 min.
Story: When Arthur Davis, a junior bachelor in the British secret service's African section, is seen taking a file with him to meet his girlfriend Cynthia- the brass fears he may be the leak to Moscow, and allows Dr. Percival to terminate the ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: double agent, communist, espionage, government agency, secret agents, political intrigue, palaces castles and temples, dishonesty, heroes, state affairs, undercover, chases and races ...
Time: 70s
Place: africa, england, europe, britain, moscow russia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 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: semi serious, stylized, 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 ⇓
38%
 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, demonic possession, demon, wedding, husband wife relationship, dancing, father son relationship, alcohol, party, framed photograph, basement ...
Place: poland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.7
 93K
Safe Haven (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A young woman with a mysterious past lands in Southport, North Carolina where her bond with a widower forces her to confront the dark secret that haunts her.
Style: emotional, sentimental, romantic, sweet, suspense ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: starting over, love and romance, small town, haunted by the past, small town life, abusive husband, single father, fall in love, obsession, love triangle, romance, attempted murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: north carolina, usa, south carolina, boston, san francisco ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.2
 790
Outrage (1993)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Marco Vallez (Antonio Banderas) is possessed by the beauty of a circus sharp shooter, and from the second they meet he is willing to give up everything to be with her. But one horrifying night sends them both down a road of revenge leaving behind a ...
Style: bleak, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful
Plot: vengeance, murder, journalism, on the run, violence spree, crime, psychopath, crimes, deadly, gang, mentally unstable, betrayal ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Orgies of Caligula (1984)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Roman emperor Caligula leaves the last days of glory amidst orgies of food and sex. During a show by two nude slaves, the emperor is particularly attracted to one of them, Lysia, ignoring that she had been planted close to him with orders to murder ...
Style: surreal
Plot: slave, roman, alter ego, poisoned drink, decadence, introspection, mud wrestling, ancient rome, rebellion, roman empire, tavern, slave girl ...
Time: 1st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.9
 228K
Vanilla Sky (2001)
Genre: Fantasy, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Spain
Duration: 136 min.
Story: David Aames has it all: wealth, good looks and gorgeous women on his arm. But just as he begins falling for the warmhearted Sofia, his face is horribly disfigured in a car accident. That's just the beginning of his troubles as the lines between ...
Style: psychological, surreal, enigmatic, suspense, non-linear ...
Plot: love triangle, mystery, disfigurement, virtual reality, disfigured face, hallucinations, love, mind game, nightmare, redemption, freak accident, tragic love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 22nd century, future
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%