Movies like Henry & June

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Henry & June (1990)
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Henry & June (1990)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA, France
Duration: 136 min.
Story: While traveling in Paris, author Henry Miller and his wife, June, meet Anais Nin, and sexual sparks fly as Nin starts an affair with the openly bisexual June. When June is forced to return to the U.S., she gives Nin her blessing to sleep with her husband. Then, when June returns to France, an unexpected, and sometimes contentious, threesome forms.
Style: sexy, serious, realistic, melancholic, sexual, stylized, atmospheric, controversial, erotic, art house ...
Plot: strong sexual content, unfaithful wife, love triangle, romance, couple relations, love affair, writer's life, sexual relations, womanizer, love and romance, couples, lifestyle, nudity (full frontal - brief), sexuality, writers, seduction, jealousy, husband wife relationship, sexual promiscuity, bohemian, polyamory, artists and showbiz, urban, lesbian sex, lesbian interest ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century, year 1932
Place: paris france, europe

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Most similar movies to Henry & June

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out sexy, realistic, serious and sexual films with plots about female nudity, love and romance, couples, infidelity, nudity (full frontal - brief), romance and sex mostly in Drama, Romance and Biography genres. Some movies like Henry & June: Curiosa (2019), To the Wonder (2012), Delta of Venus (1995), Quills (2000), Romance (1999). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Curiosa (2019)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A passionate love story set against a backdrop of sexual freedom, loosely based on the relationship between 19th century authors Pierre Loüys and Marie de Régnier
Style: sexy, atmospheric, emotional, tragic, controversial ...
Plot: erotica, cheating wife, strong sexual content, cuckold, female nudity, bohemian life, love triangle, husband wife estrangement, horny wife, sexual tension, love and romance, art ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: paris france
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100%
 5.9
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To the Wonder (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: After falling in love in Paris, Marina and Neil come to Oklahoma, where problems arise. Their church's Spanish-born pastor struggles with his faith, while Neil encounters a woman from his childhood.
Style: emotional, serious, stylized, realistic, atmospheric ...
Plot: crumbling marriage, romance, love affair, starting over, couple relations, introspection, homecoming, love triangle, love and romance, womanizer, love story, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, paris france, usa, oklahoma
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100%
Delta of Venus (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A struggling American writer and a fellow American expatriate begin a sordid affair among the chaos and discord of 1940 Paris, France on the brink of World War II.
Style: sexual, erotic, sexy, serious, realistic ...
Plot: world war two, infidelity, writers, extramarital affair, jealousy, violence, soldier, secret, romance, bdsm, womanizer, dishonesty ...
Time: 1940s, 40s
Place: paris france, europe, france, england, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.3
 51K
Quills (2000)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK, Germany, USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A nobleman with a literary flair, the Marquis de Sade lives in a madhouse where a beautiful laundry maid smuggles his erotic stories to a printer, defying orders from the asylum's resident priest. The titillating passages whip all of France ...
Style: erotic, realistic, sexual, serious, witty ...
Plot: sexuality, writer's life, priest, hypocrisy, rape, perversion, sadism, murder, emperor, french revolution, mental institution, eccentricity ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century, 1790s
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 5.3
 10K
Romance (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Although deeply in love with her boyfriend - and indeed sleeping in the same bed with him - a schoolteacher cannot handle the almost complete lack of intimacy he will allow. Increasingly frustrated, she gradually finds her sexual appetites leading ...
Style: erotic, surprise ending, sexual, sexy, serious ...
Plot: degradation, infidelity, strong sexual content, nymphomania, erection, bondage, explicit sex, rape, sex, cuckold, female full frontal nudity, sexual relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.4
 81K
Frida (2002)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: Mexico, USA, UK
Duration: 123 min.
Story: "Frida" chronicles the life Frida Kahlo shared unflinchingly and openly with Diego Rivera, as the young couple took the art world by storm. From her complex and enduring relationship with her mentor and husband to her illicit and ...
Style: colourful, stylized, sincere, serious, emotional ...
Plot: painter, bohemian life, art, feminism, lifestyle, painting, couple relations, jealousy, disability, lesbian interest, life, love of one's life ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s, 1920s, 20th century, 20s ...
Place: mexico, latin america, empire state building manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, paris france ...
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100%
 4.6
 11K
Wild Orchid (1989)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A woman lawyer becomes mesmerized by a self-made millionaire during an encounter in Rio setting off a series of erotic encounters.
Style: erotic, sexy, sexual, atmospheric, melancholic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: erotica, sexual relations, dangerous attraction, love affair, seduction, manipulations, love and romance, destructive relationship, love triangle, forbidden love, sex scene, manipulation ...
Time: 80s
Place: rio de janeiro, brazil, latin america, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Blood Oranges (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Cyril and Fiona are a long-married couple who travel to an unnamed tropical coastal town to follow their sexual fantasies. There they meet another couple, Catherine, Hugh and their three children. Hugh is a photographer who specializes in nude ...
Style: stylized, sexual, psychological, sexy, realistic ...
Plot: open relationship, wife swapping, swinger, mate swapping, polygamy, swingers, swinger couple, voyeurism, nudity (full frontal - brief), unsupportive spouse, impossible love, village ...
Time: 70s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 6.9
 19K
The Lover (1992)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: France, UK, Vietnam
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A poor French teenage girl engages in an illicit affair with a wealthy Chinese heir in 1920s Saigon. For the first time in her young life she has control, and she wields it deftly over her besotted lover throughout a series of clandestine meetings ...
Style: sexy, sexual, erotic, serious, psychological ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: forbidden love, older man younger woman relationship, lust, virgin, age difference, sex with a minor, fall in love, lolita, love affair, interracial relations, first sexual experience, opposites attract ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 20s, 1930s
Place: vietnam, indochina, asia, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
This Girl's Life (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: "Slice of life" take on life of international porn celebrity, Moon, and her musings on modern life, love and loss.
Style: psychological, thought provoking, realistic, serious, sexual ...
Plot: porn actress, infidelity, investigation, life is a bitch, lifestyle, showbiz, parents and children, human nature, sexual relations, love affair, family problems, starlet ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Tropic of Cancer (1970)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In contemporary Paris, expat American writer Henry Miller works his way through a series of amorous encounters while trying to find his literary voice.
Style: erotic, realistic, stylized, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: mental institution, looking for sex, school, writer's life, immigrants, womanizer, artists and showbiz, social relations, strong sexual content, nudity (full frontal - brief), husband wife relationship, american abroad ...
Time: 20th century, 1930s, 20s, 30s, 60s ...
Place: france, paris france
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60%
 5.3
 9K
Emmanuelle (1974)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Emmanuelle, a svelte, naive young woman, is en route to Bangkok where she'll join her new husband. He works for the French Embassy and has a lovely home, several dedicated servants, and an expensive car at his disposal. Once Emmanuelle arrives, ...
Style: erotic, sexy, offbeat, sexual, serious ...
Plot: unfaithful wife, sexual arousal, explicit sex, strong sexual content, erotica, sexual relations, infidelity, sex scene, looking for sex, sexual fantasy, sexual perversion, cheating wife ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: asia, thailand, bangkok thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Night and the Moment (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, France, Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The Night and the Moment is a 1995 erotic drama. A writer (Dafoe) is invited to the house of a noblewoman (Olin) who adores free-thinkers. He attempts to seduce her but she insists that he tell her of his past love exploits. While doing so, he takes ...
Style: serious, realistic, twists and turns, atmospheric, sexy ...
Plot: confined, prison life, couples, sexual relations, love and romance, strong sexual content, dishonesty, romance, cons and scams, mysterious character, love affair, writer's life ...
Time: 18th century
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
A Woman, Her Men, and Her Futon (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Recently divorced, aspiring filmmaker Helen (Jennifer Rubin) enters into a love triangle fueled by sexual hunger and manipulation. But as she attempts to define herself and fulfill her wants and needs, she must choose between her independence and ...
Style: atmospheric, sexual, clever, realistic, erotic ...
Plot: sexuality, strong sexual content, couples, breakup, self discovery, infidelity, love affair, filmmaking, profanity, writer's life, artists and showbiz, love and romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.2
 111K
The Dreamers (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France, Italy, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A young American studying in Paris in 1968 strikes up a friendship with a French brother and sister. Set against the background of the '68 Paris student riots.
Style: sexy, erotic, sexual, serious, atmospheric ...
Plot: incest, sexuality, strong sexual content, rebelliousness, desire, male nudity, friends, sexual relations, rebellion, protest, one female two males threesome, lovers ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century, year 1968
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.8
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Carrington (1995)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France
Duration: 121 min.
Story: The story of the relationship between painter Dora Carrington and author Lytton Strachey in a World War One England of cottages and countryside. Although platonic due to Strachey's homosexuality, the relationship was nevertheless a deep and ...
Style: sexy, sexual, emotional, touching, talky ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: conscientious objector, soldier, painter, polyamory, romance, friendship, bittersweet, sexual relations, performer's life, friends, platonic, anti conformity ...
Time: 1930s, 1920s, 1910s, 1900s, 30s ...
Place: england, europe, london, wales, venice
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Garden of Eden (2008)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Spain
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A young American writer completes his service in WWI and travels across Europe with his wife and her attractive Italian girlfriend. Based on the novel by Ernest Hemingway.
Style: sexy, realistic, psychological, emotional, captivating ...
Plot: love triangle, sexual relations, couples, romance, young lovers, writer's life, artists and showbiz, honeymoon, jealousy, infidelity, sex scene, intrigue ...
Time: 20th century, 1920s, 20s
Place: spain, french riviera, europe, paris france, nice france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Nora (2000)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Ireland, UK, Italy, Germany
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In 1904, in Dublin, James Joyce chats up Nora Barnacle, a hotel maid recently come from Galway. She enchants him with her frank, direct and uninhibited manner, and before long, he's convinced her to come with him to Trieste, where he has a job ...
Style: touching, realistic, sincere, sentimental, atmospheric ...
Plot: love affair, writer's life, lifestyle, novelist, family problems, couple relations, love triangle, society, romance, artists and showbiz, sexual relations, male female relationship ...
Time: 1900s, 1910s, 20th century
Place: italy, ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Quiet Days in Clichy (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy, Germany
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Expatriate Henry Miller indulges in a variety of sexual escapades while struggling to establish himself as a serious writer in Paris.
Style: sexual, stylized, atmospheric, realistic, serious ...
Plot: prostitute, immigrants, lifestyle, writer's life, womanizer, artists and showbiz, love and romance, sexual relations, love triangle, looking for sex, infidelity, eroticism ...
Time: 1930s, 30s
Place: paris france, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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 5K
Cheeky (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 91 min.
Story: While scouting out apartments in London for her Venetian boyfriend, Carla rents an apartment that overlooks the Thames. There she meet the lesbian hyper-horny real estate agent Moira.
Style: erotic, sexy, sexual, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: strong sexual content, female full frontal nudity, sex scene, erotica, explicit sex, lesbian sex, sexual relations, infidelity, exhibitionist, female nudity, twentysomething life, seduction ...
Time: 90s
Place: venice, london, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Savage Nights (1992)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Jean is young, gay, and promiscuous. Only after he meets one or two women, including Laura does he come to realize his bisexuality. Jean has to overcome a personal crisis and a tough choice between Laura and his male lover Samy.
Style: sexy, sexual, realistic, serious, sincere ...
Plot: racism, gay, bittersweet, life is a bitch, society, fall in love, infidelity, love affair, destructive relationship, couple relations, gender, romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: paris france
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50%
 5.3
 14K
Lie with Me (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Happily unattached, the sexually voracious Leila satisfies her desires with a host of rapidly changing bed partners, unconcerned about the emotional consequences. But that all changes when she meets an artist looking for a deeper commitment.
Style: erotic, sexual, sexy, serious, realistic ...
Plot: strong sexual content, erotica, erection, lust, sexual relations, love and romance, couple relations, obsession, couples, nymphomania, seduction, passionate interest ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
All Ladies Do It (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Diana is a Roman wife happily married to sympathetic Paolo but she is keen on playing benign games of seduction with other men while resisting the advances of chic lingerie shop owner Silvio. She narrates her adventures to Paolo in order to ...
Style: sexy, sexual, erotic, entertaining, light ...
Audience: date night
Plot: adultery, erotica, infidelity, voyeur, cuckold, strong sexual content, lust, looking for sex, female orgasm, ecstasy, fellatio, massage ...
Time: 90s
Place: venice, europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Mrs. Parker and the Vicious Circle (1994)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Dorothy Parker remembers the heyday of the Algonquin Round Table, a circle of friends whose barbed wit, like hers, was fueled by alcohol and flirted with despair.
Style: witty, talky, clever, serious, realistic ...
Plot: writers, filmmaking, alcohol, addiction, friendship, alcohol abuse, hotel, bittersweet, strong female presence, performer's life, unfulfillment, downfall ...
Time: 1920s, 1930s, 1940s, 50s, 20th century ...
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Children of the Century (1999)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 135 min.
Story: True tale of the tumultuous love affair between two French literary icons of the 19th Century, novelist George Sand and poet Alfred de Musset. But their affair falls apart during an excursion to Venice, Italy where Musset is distracted by drugs and ...
Style: sexy, stylized, atmospheric, captivating, contemplative ...
Plot: love affair, lifestyle, love and romance, destructive relationship, feminism, forbidden love, infidelity, sexuality, sex, writer's life, couples, performer's life ...
Time: 19th century, 1830s, 1820s
Place: venice, italy, paris france, europe, france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Hemingway & Gellhorn (2012)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 155 min.
Story: Writer Ernest Hemingway begins a romance with fellow scribe Martha Gellhorn.
Style: serious, stylized, captivating, psychological, talky ...
Plot: journalist, divorce, war correspondent, romance, love affair, couples, writer's life, life is a bitch, media, photojournalist, fame, spanish civil war ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s, 40s, 1940s
Place: usa, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The End of the Affair (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: On a rainy London night in 1946, novelist Maurice Bendrix has a chance meeting with Henry Miles, husband of his ex-mistress Sarah, who abruptly ended their affair two years before. Bendrix's obsession with Sarah is rekindled; he succumbs to his ...
Style: romantic, enigmatic, melancholic, sexy, tricky ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: obsession, romance, cheating wife, world war two, infidelity, jealousy, passion, love affair, obsessive love, rain, diary, private detective ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s, 30s, 20th century, 40s ...
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 3.9
 1K
Emmanuelle 3 (1977)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Emmanuelle and her architect husband continue their amoral lifestyle in the Seychelles. But when a casual dilliance between her and a film director starts to turn serious her husband shows very traditional signs of jealousy.
Style: erotic, sexy, sexual, serious, realistic
Plot: love affair, sexual relations, self discovery, island, obsession, battle of the sexes, romance, dishonesty, love and romance, lifestyle, couples, power relations ...
Time: 70s
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.2
 3K
Klimt (2006)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Austria, France, Germany, UK
Duration: 131 min.
Story: A portrait of Austrian artist Gustav Klimt whose lavish, sexual paintings came to symbolize the art nouveau style of the late 19th and early 20th century.
Style: thought provoking, stylized, based on true events, realistic, serious ...
Plot: painter, artist, obsession, prodigy, lifestyle, ambition, sexual relations, against the rules, society, painting, dying, dying man ...
Time: 20th century, 19th century, turn of the century, year 1918, year 1900
Place: austria, paris france, europe, france, vienna
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Last Tango in Paris (1972)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 129 min.
Story: A young Parisian woman begins a sordid affair with a middle-aged American businessman who lays out ground rules that their clandestine relationship will be based only on sex.
Style: erotic, sexual, sexy, controversial, psychological ...
Plot: strong sexual content, older man younger woman relationship, explicit sex, sexual relations, self discovery, profanity, obsessive love, apartment, tragedy, male nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), relationships ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: paris france, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%