Movies like Ballet

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Ballet (1989)
 5.7
 401
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: twist ending, suspense
Plot: ballet, possession, teenage girl, girls' boarding school, young woman, hotel, obsession, ballerina, happy ending, clock, lake, animal attack, kiss, painting, haunted by the past, swan, auction, old mansion, possessed woman, newspaper, rehearsal, female ghost, time warp, conspiracy, broken mirror ...
Time: 19th century
Place: europe, eastern europe, dungeon, budapest hungary

Most similar movies to Ballet

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful and sexy films with plots about death, murder, love and romance, romance, female nudity, couples and mentor mostly in Romance, Thriller and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Ballet: Method (2004), Suspiria (2018), The Last Sign (2005), The Two Faces of January (2014), Julia and Julia (1987). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 4.5
 850
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: tense, realistic, suspenseful, serious, psychological ...
Plot: murder, passion, mind game, obsession, school, filmmaking, danger, couples, deadly, haunted by the past, psychopath, actor's life ...
Time: 19th century
Place: romania, indiana, europe, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.8
 36K
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: suspense, surprise ending, touching, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: ballet, psychotherapist, dance performance, choreography, mysterious death, mysterious event, paranormal phenomena, serial murder, secret, good versus evil, college, dead woman ...
Time: year 1943, year 1977
Place: berlin germany, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
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: atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: family relations, unfulfillment, love and romance, romance, mystery, single parent, afterlife, death in the family, family problems, couples, supernatural ability, ghost ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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, tense, realistic, serious, romantic ...
Plot: murder, on the run, tour guide, private detective, crime, cons and scams, dishonesty, escapades, fugitives, criminal heroes, chases and races, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1962
Place: greece, europe, turkey, istanbul turkey, athens greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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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: sexy, mind bending, psychological, serious, tense ...
Plot: death in the family, family problems, dealing with death, couple relations, time travel, infidelity, love and romance, sexual relations, love affair, husband wife relationship, female protagonist, teleportation ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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, dance performance, music, classical music, reality vs fantasy, christmas present, celebration, toy, snow, prince, princess ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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, atmospheric, light ...
Plot: beast, true love, magic, transformation, love and romance, palaces castles and temples, healing power, curse, man beast, physical appearance, unlikely couple, imaginary kingdom ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 6.4
 260
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: sexy, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: murder, couples, dishonesty, deadly, intrigue, danger, rivalry, betrayal, couple relations, sexual relations, crimes, mystery ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: europe, french riviera, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Movie in collections
 6.9
 740
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 ⇓
64%
 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, stylized, offbeat, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: vampire, reincarnation, dracula, coroner, morgue, nightclub, zombie, destiny, supernatural, injustice, danger, afterlife ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s, 20th century, 1780s, year 1972 ...
Place: los angeles, california, europe, usa, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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, aging, hotel, mentor, countess, social relations, artists and showbiz, rising to stardom, city life, romance, family relations, lifestyle ...
Time: 40s, 1940s
Place: europe, italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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: sergeant, orange, glass, kiss, food, telephone, marriage proposal, carrying someone, night, attic, rope, attempted murder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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, evil witch, anthropomorphism, witch, duel, turned to stone, rescue, fight, triumph, tragic love ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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: tense, semi serious, realistic, psychological, clever ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: obsession, mental illness, abortion, delusion, artist, murder, insanity, love and romance, couples, love affair, obsessive love, doctor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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 girl, roman, slave, mud wrestling, introspection, alter ego, poisoned drink, rebellion, conspiracy, twin, sadist, tavern ...
Time: 1st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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: realistic, suspenseful, serious
Plot: obsession, psychotic, obsessive love, psychiatrist, romance, mental institution, betrayal, crimes, disgruntled, infidelity, dishonesty, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 5.7
 126
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 ...
Style: sexploitation film
Plot: magic, lesbian sex, sex in bed, video camera, castle, threesome, kiss, female nudity, lesbianism, breast fondling, pool table, sex ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 7.0
 21K
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, lesbian relationship, university, father daughter relationship, obsession, sexual obsession, hysteria, faith, teenage girl, psycho sexual, supernatural power, female student ...
Place: oslo norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Movie in collections
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: suspenseful, serious, sincere, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: murder, destructive relationship, femme fatale, model, danger, romance, love and romance, parents and children, siblings relations, crimes, dangerous attraction, family relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 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, suspenseful, semi serious, bleak, sexual ...
Plot: faked death, haunted by the past, supernatural, drugs/alcohol, romance, love and romance, dealing with death, mystery, crimes, mysterious character, lovers reunited, afterlife ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.9
 3K
Some Girls (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: While on Christmas break, college student Michael journeys to Quebec City to spend time with his attractive girlfriend, Gabriella. Not long after he arrives, Gabriella breaks up with him, but her two equally gorgeous sisters waste no time showing ...
Style: feel good, offbeat, touching, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: coming of age, eccentric family, college, christmas, single parent, self discovery, screwball, couples, teenage life, fall in love, on the road, youth ...
Time: 80s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 7.0
 177K
Ghost (1990)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Sam Wheat is a banker, Molly Jensen is an artist, and the two are madly in love. However, when Sam is murdered by his friend and corrupt business partner Carl Bruner over a shady business deal, he is left to roam the earth as a powerless spirit. ...
Style: romantic, touching, sentimental, sweet, suspenseful ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: ghost, afterlife, love and romance, supernatural romance, impossible love, loss of loved one, psychic, romance, murder, love story, supernatural, fish out of water ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Phantom of the Opera (2004)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Deformed since birth, a bitter man known only as the Phantom lives in the sewers underneath the Paris Opera House. He falls in love with the obscure chorus singer Christine, and privately tutors her while terrorizing the rest of the opera house and ...
Style: gothic, captivating, sentimental, gloomy, serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: obsession, fall in love, opera, musician's life, singer, disfigurement, tragic hero, love triangle, love and romance, destructive relationship, prodigy, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 19th century, 1910s, victorian, year 1919, 1870s
Place: france, dungeon, europe, paris france, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Movie in collections
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: talky, psychological, clever, realistic, touching ...
Plot: mistaken identity, office, crumbling marriage, unfulfilled love, love and romance, toys, unfulfillment, sexual perversion, family problems, dishonesty, fall in love, opposites attract ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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, macabre, enigmatic, suspense
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, death, life & death, high school, ghost, murder, paranormal phenomena, dead, teenage girl, young adult, fear, post apocalypse ...
Time: future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 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: possession, wedding party, father daughter relationship, father son relationship, mother daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, alcohol, wedding, bare breasts, panties, vodka, basement ...
Place: poland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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, cemetery, blind man, governess, white panties, erotica, sex, lesbian, no panties, voyeur ...
Time: 18th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.7
 96K
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, touching ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: starting over, love and romance, small town, haunted by the past, small town life, fall in love, obsession, single father, abusive husband, love triangle, domestic violence, power of love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: north carolina, usa, south carolina, boston, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Of Love and Shadows (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller, War
Country: Argentina, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Irene is a magazine editor living under the shadow of the Pinochet dictatorship in Chile. Francisco is a handsome photographer and he comes to Irene for a job. As a sympathizer with the underground resistance movement, Francisco opens her eyes and ...
Style: serious, realistic, tense, based on true events, sexy ...
Plot: torture, dictatorship, politics, rebellion, love triangle, fighting the system, love affair, fall in love, social decay, political intrigue, political unrest, soldier ...
Time: 70s, 1920s
Place: chile, latin america, south america, spain, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Double Hour (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A chambermaid and a former cop meet at a speed dating event and a romance develops. But during a romantic getaway things suddenly take a turn for the worse when her mysterious past is revealed.
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, stylized, serious, psychological ...
Plot: dream, loss, hotel, love, sex, photograph, suicide, microphone, death of lover, haunted by the past, ex law enforcer, crimes ...
Place: italy, europe, argentina, buenos aires argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%