Movies like Wild Flower

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Wild Flower (1993)
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Wild Flower (1993)
Original name: Fiorile
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France, Germany
Duration: 119 min.
Story: The Benedetti family's wealth comes from gold stolen from the French army during the 18th century. When Jean (Michael Vartan), the lieutenant guarding the coins -- and lover of Elisabette Benedetti (Galatea Ranzi) -- is executed for a crime he did not commit, Elisabette curses the family. Bad luck travels from generation to generation. As the latest Benedettis tell their children about their eccentric grandfather, the children worry that the family curse will be passed on.
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, saga
Plot: wartime life, world war two, vengeance, politics, family relations, soldier, betrayal, tragic love, parents and children, love and romance, infidelity, fall in love, haunted by the past, dishonesty, curses spells and rituals, siblings relations, rivalry, wrongfully committed, death, female nudity, murder, generation, symbolism, poisoning, shower ...
Place: italy, paris france, france, europe

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Most similar movies to Wild Flower

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, emotional and gloomy films with plots about love and romance, family relations, haunted by the past, parents and children, unfulfillment, couples and betrayal mostly in Drama, Fantasy and Romance genres. Some movies like Wild Flower: Medea (1969), One Day You'll Understand (2008), Madame Rosa (1977), When the Night (2011), The Green Room (1978). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Medea (1969)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: Italy, France, West Germany
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Based on the plot of Euripides' Medea. Medea centers on the barbarian protagonist as she finds her position in the Greek world threatened, and the revenge she takes against her husband Jason who has betrayed her for another woman.
Style: talky, serious, cult film
Plot: murder, filicide, vengeance, greek mythology, fall in love, infidelity, parents and children, couple relations, curses spells and rituals, royal family, couples, greek ...
Time: ancient history
Place: ancient greece, greece
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100%
One Day You'll Understand (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Germany, Israel
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A man endeavors to collect memories of his grandparents who died in a concentration camp during the Holocaust.
Style: emotional, touching, realistic, serious, contemplative ...
Plot: haunted by the past, family relations, family life, parents and children, holocaust, death in the family, love and romance, against humanity, society, war crime, old photograph, world war two ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: paris france, europe, france, germany, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 7.1
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Madame Rosa (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Madame Rosa lives in a sixth-floor walkup in the Pigalle; she's a retired prostitute, Jewish and an Auschwitz survivor, a foster mom to children of other prostitutes. Momo is the oldest and her favorite, an Algerian lad whom she raises as a ...
Style: realistic, serious, sincere, gloomy, emotional ...
Plot: prostitute, destructive relationship, concentration camp, survival, wartime life, tragic love, redemption, adoption, parents and children, family relations, aging, against humanity ...
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Night of the Shooting Stars (1982)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The Night of San Lorenzo, the night of the shooting stars, is the night when dreams come true in Italian folklore. In 1944, a group of Italians flee their town after hearing rumours that the Nazis plan to blow it up and that the Americans are about ...
Style: realistic, serious, wistful, melancholic, poignant ...
Plot: world war two, war, civil war, love and romance, heroes, danger, village, haunted by the past, human nature, village life, siblings relations, family relations ...
Time: 1940s, year 1944, 1930s
Place: italy, europe, tuscany, germany, poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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 5.9
 300
When the Night (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 114 min.
Story: After meeting during their vacation, two young people with solitary lives suddenly come into a relationship that could benefit both of them.
Style: realistic, serious, gloomy, touching, contemplative
Plot: love and romance, family relations, mountain, unfulfilled love, fall in love, parents and children, haunted by the past, unfulfillment, female director, snow, mother son relationship
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 90s, 20th century
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Green Room (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Based on the Henry James short story "The Altar of the Dead", in which a man becomes obsessed with the many dead people in his life and builds a memorial to honor them. This film is also based on other short story by Henry James, "The ...
Style: contemplative, psychological, emotional, atmospheric, gloomy ...
Plot: death, tragic love, wartime life, unfulfilled love, obsession, moral dilemma, village life, introspection, haunted by the past, destructive relationship, fall in love, village ...
Time: 1920s, 20s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Invisible Circus (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After learning that her sister, Faith (Cameron Diaz), has committed suicide in Portugal, Phoebe (Jordana Brewster), an 18-year-old hippie, decides to uproot from her San Francisco home to travel to Europe. Phoebe hopes to discover and experience the ...
Style: sentimental, touching, emotional, romantic, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: suicide, love and romance, teenage life, fall in love, on the road, haunted by the past, couples, family relations, youth, human nature, terrorism, sister ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: europe, paris france, france, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.8
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Hell (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy, Belgium, Japan
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Three sisters share a connection to a violent incident from their childhood reunite to for the chance to come to terms with their past.
Style: emotional, realistic, serious, touching, bleak ...
Plot: false accusation, sister sister relationship, haunted by the past, mysterious character, family problems, parents and children, estrangement, family relations, disability, mother daughter relationship, male female relationship, childhood trauma ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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 5.7
 106
Here Below (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The true story of a nun who betrayed a network of Resistance fighters after having a passionate but doomed love affair with a priest during the Second World War.
Style: emotional, captivating, realistic, serious, gloomy
Plot: impossible love, nun, catholic church, german occupation, forbidden love, love affair, wartime life, fall in love, convent, life is a bitch, dishonesty, society ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.3
 593
Resistance (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Netherlands
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The epic tale of an American reconnaissance pilot downed in occupied Belgium at the height of World War II. Hidden by resistance fighters, the pilot falls in love with the wife of the man who will save him. When their affair is exposed, an act of ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspense, captivating
Plot: wartime life, forbidden love, love triangle, military, soldier, heroic mission, fall in love, love affair, survival, infidelity, romance, betrayal ...
Place: belgium, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.5
 717
Your Next Life (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A fight over the calf of a prize milk cow in the close-knit and traditional Pas Valley of Cantabria leaves a cantankerous dairy farmer dead and another fearful of arrest. He and his daughter Val conspire to keep the cause of death quiet, but ...
Style: atmospheric, emotional, realistic, serious, gloomy
Plot: farm, murder, fall in love, forbidden love, romance, rivalry, love and romance, couples, siblings relations, countryside, village, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.1
 1K
Othello (1965)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 165 min.
Story: The 1965 version of the Shakespeare play.
Style: emotional, atmospheric, clever, serious, realistic
Plot: racism, interracial relations, murder, tragic love, betrayal, love, tragedy, dishonesty, society, unfulfillment, couple relations, infidelity ...
Time: 16th century
Place: italy, venice, cyprus, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Emotional Arithmetic (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: An emotionally scarred fifty-something female, a high-profile but haunted British novelist, and a heroic dissident-cum-Soviet psychiatric hospital veteran, all reunite decades after bonding and surviving together in a detention camp during World War ...
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, disturbing, contemplative
Plot: holocaust, haunted by the past, human spirit, genocide, homecoming, confined, world war two, anti semitism, against humanity, concentration camp, hopes, battles ...
Place: france, paris france, europe, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.8
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The Adopted (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Lisa and Marine live a life of relative companionship together, where the only man permitted into the equation is Lisa’s young son, Leo. However, their simple existence is thrown into disarray when Marie meets and falls in love with Alex, a ...
Style: touching, sentimental, realistic, sincere, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: single parent, love and romance, parents and children, family problems, family relations, haunted by the past, sister sister relationship, strong female presence, family life, fall in love, death in the family, love affair ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, lyon
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.0
 329
Cet amour-l? (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Cet Amour-là is an intimate portrait of a legendary love affair. Set against the beauty of the Breton seaside, it is also a film that revels in the insights that Marguerite Duras' writing affords.
Style: psychological, emotional, sincere, sentimental, serious ...
Plot: fall in love, wartime life, couple relations, destiny, family relations, couples, love and romance, lifestyle, hopes, soldier, haunted by the past, destructive relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.2
 371
In Mom's Head (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Lulu's mother is depressed and has been as far back as she can remember, Lulu is determined to discover the truth behind her listlessness.
Style: serious, emotional, sincere, touching, realistic
Plot: family relations, haunted by the past, unfulfilled love, love and romance, youth, life is a bitch, parents and children, teenage girl, mother daughter relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, secret, coming of age ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.3
 195
Sisters (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Lyon, France in 1970s, Sibylle, Corinne, and Georgette are sisters who share everything, as they live with their Italian mother. Sibylle is the only blonde in the family, except for their father who abandoned them, and she feels isolated. She dreams ...
Style: serious, realistic, sentimental, emotional, touching
Plot: family relations, youth, parents and children, dysfunctional family, siblings relations, introspection, family problems, coming of age, single parent, obsessive quest, self discovery, godparent ...
Time: 70s, contemporary, 21st century, 20th century
Place: italy, europe, france, lyon
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.8
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Buddenbrooks (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 151 min.
Story: Mid-19th-century, Baltic Sea port city of Lubeck, Germany. Follows the fourth generation of the Buddenbrook mercantile family as Tony and Thomas reach the age of marriage. Fatefully impeded every step of the way, the Buddenbrooks struggle as ...
Style: realistic, saga, emotional, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: family relations, family business, workplace, society, fall in love, parents and children, unfulfillment, relationship vs career, rivalry, inheritance, friendship, life is a bitch ...
Time: 19th century
Place: germany, europe, northern germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Confession of a Child of the Century (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Germany, UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Paris, 1830: Octave, betrayed by his mistress, sinks into despair and debauchery. His father's death leads him to the country where he meets Brigitte, a widow who is ten years his elder. Octave falls in love passionately, but will he have the ...
Style: realistic, touching, contemplative, serious, gloomy
Plot: infidelity, love and romance, love affair, fall in love, countryside, dishonesty, debauchery, duel, loss of father, betrayal, female director, pistol ...
Time: 19th century, 1830s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The City of No Limits (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain, Argentina
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Victor is a man who gets to Paris to join his family around their seriously ill father, Max. As the chance of selling the family business begins to disrupt the family relationships, Victor is desperately asked for help by Max. What seems in the ...
Style: serious, realistic, enigmatic, captivating, contemplative
Plot: family relations, haunted by the past, family business, parents and children, dysfunctional family, family problems, sin, terminal illness, secret past, betrayal, bittersweet, gay interest ...
Time: contemporary
Place: paris france, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 8.1
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King Lear (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 140 min.
Story: King Lear, old and tired, divides his kingdom among his daughters, giving great importance to their protestations of love for him. When Cordelia, youngest and most honest, refuses to idly flatter the old man in return for favor, he banishes her and ...
Style: serious, realistic, bleak, emotional, contemplative
Plot: betrayal, tragic hero, rivalry, state affairs, life is a bitch, downfall, unfulfillment, dishonesty, aging, intrigue, family relations, dysfunctional family ...
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Everybody's Fine (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Matteo Scuro is a retired Sicilian bureaucrat, a widower with five children, all of whom live on the mainland and hold responsible jobs. He decides to surprise each with a visit and finds none as he imagined.
Style: clever, sentimental, emotional, realistic, serious ...
Plot: family relations, introspection, family life, human nature, on the road, dysfunctional family, homeless, estrangement, family problems, parents and children, nudity (full frontal - brief), golden years ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: italy, sicily, florence, europe, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.6
 2K
Elisa (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Marie has had a tough childhood ever since her mother Elisa committed suicide. She has spent most of her life in an orphanage and now makes a living as a small time criminal in Paris. Now she wants to unravel her past and find her father whom she ...
Style: touching, emotional, sincere, gloomy, serious ...
Plot: graphic violence, family relations, family problems, arson, estrangement, mentally unstable, hopes, on the road, cons and scams, track down, redemption, innocence lost ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: paris france, france, europe, brittany
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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 6.6
 493
You Laugh (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Two segments: In the first one Felice, a baritone who has had to give up his career because of a heart condition and now works as an accountant at the Opera, inexplicably spends his nights laughing in his sleep. When his best friend, a cripple, ...
Style: contemplative, serious, realistic, gloomy
Plot: kidnapping, unfulfillment, artists and showbiz, love and romance, tragic hero, aging, romance, introspection, infidelity, destiny, haunted by the past, disability ...
Time: 30s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: italy, sicily
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Life Love Death (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 115 min.
Story: François Toledo, married businessman and father, falls head-over-heels in love with Janine, a work colleague. However, he is soon found out: after three dates, he strangles some prostitutes, when, the victim of blackmail, he becomes dishonored. He ...
Style: serious, realistic, thought provoking, contemplative, bleak ...
Plot: prostitute, murder, prison, death penalty, love and romance, crime, crimes, prison life, sexual relations, false accusation, love affair, hotel ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: europe, spain, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.1
 563
Eager Bodies (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Paul and Charlotte are in love. Charlotte discovers she has a grave malady and Paul supports her. But Paul is also attracted to Ninon, another girl. Charlotte accepts Paul to have an affair with her, and the three start a difficult and ambiguous ...
Style: serious, emotional, sincere, psychological, gloomy ...
Plot: dishonesty, life is a bitch, betrayal, infidelity, love triangle, tragic hero, love and romance, terminal illness, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, lesbianism, sex scene, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.4
 98
Hamlet (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 184 min.
Story: From its sell-out run at Manchester's Royal Exchange Theatre comes a film version of this unique and critically acclaimed production of Hamlet with BAFTA-nominee Maxine Peake in the title role. This ground-breaking stage production, directed by ...
Style: psychological, atmospheric, serious, captivating, gloomy ...
Plot: rivalry, vengeance, haunted by the past, intrigue, tragic hero, state affairs, murder, dishonesty, parents and children, ghost, royal family, betrayal ...
Time: middle ages
Place: denmark, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.4
 215
Hamlet (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 178 min.
Story: To be or not to be, etc.
Style: stylized, atmospheric, psychological, emotional, gloomy ...
Plot: haunted by the past, betrayal, ghost, tragic love, tragic hero, intrigue, rivalry, dishonesty, vengeance, uncover truth, parents and children, conspiracy ...
Time: 90s
Place: southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.3
 442
Morlang (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Inspired by true events, a chilling psychological drama. A couple's secret pact takes an unexpected, sinister turn.
Style: serious, realistic, atmospheric, psychological, scary ...
Plot: betrayal, infidelity, art, couple relations, haunted by the past, crumbling marriage, love and romance, dishonesty, couples, family problems, vengeance, death in the family ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, ireland, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.5
 613
Beatrice (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Somewhere in France during the Middle Ages. Béatrice is impatient to see her father return from English captivity. She doesn't expect however that the father whom she loves from distance will be the most hateful person who will submit her and ...
Style: realistic, serious, tense, psychological, disturbing ...
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, father daughter incest, curses spells and rituals, parents and children, haunted by the past, captivity, family life, family relations, battles, rivalry, heroes, life is a bitch ...
Time: middle ages, 14th century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%