Movies like I Love You 1986

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I Love You (1986)
 5.8
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I Love You (1986)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In another indictment of the flaws of our so-called civilization, this satire from the late director Marco Ferreri features Christopher Lambert as Michel, a miserable man who has failed at love and finds solace in a mechanical key holder.
Style: art house, grotesque
Plot: motorcycle, love, satire, misery, mishap, key, loneliness, obsession, doll, fall in love, shopping mall, boredom, magical object, travel agency, whistling, monitor, falling in love, whispering, going crazy

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Most similar movies to I Love You

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out touching, serious, atmospheric and romantic films with plots about love, romance, fall in love, love and romance, destiny, couples and loneliness mostly in Drama, Romance and Fantasy genres. Some movies like I Love You: Cartagena (2009), Bye Bye Monkey (1978), Priceless Beauty (1988), Edward Scissorhands (1990), Beastly (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.7
 1K
Cartagena (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Muriel is beautiful, free-spirited and bed-ridden since a horrific accident. Leo is a drunk middle-aged ex-boxer. Desperate for work and unqualified, he interviews for Muriel, who hires him to cook and care for her against her better judgment. ...
Style: touching, sentimental, realistic, serious
Plot: opposites attract, teaching the ways of the world, paralysis, one more chance, disability, gain trust, fall in love, alcohol abuse, hopes, nursing, ex boxer, female boxer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: colombia, latin america, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Bye Bye Monkey (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 113 min.
Story: In metahistorical New York city electrotechnician Lafayette deals with a megalomaniac director of a wax museum of ancient Rome, an italian lonely anarchist, a group of feminist actresses - including Angelica who falls in love with him - and a small ...
Style: offbeat, atmospheric, disturbing, serious, grotesque
Plot: feminism, chimpanzee, absurd humor, monkey, surrealism, manhood, life is a bitch, society, orphan, strong female presence, catastrophe, human nature ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
Priceless Beauty (1988)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A rock-star who stopped singing after the death of his brother finds a female genie in a vase. She tries to help him live again.
Plot: genie, beach, singer, brother, guitar, sea, bereavement, rock star, sex scene, kiss, caucasian, female nudity ...
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
Edward Scissorhands (1990)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A small suburban town receives a visit from a castaway unfinished science experiment named Edward.
Style: gothic, surreal, sentimental, atmospheric, touching ...
Audience: date night
Plot: loneliness, social misfits, goth, dark fantasy, fall in love, romance, surrealism, freak, love, suburbs, human nature, snow ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, united states, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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 5.6
 75K
Beastly (2011)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A curse transforms a handsome and arrogant young man into everything he detests in this contemporary retelling of Beauty and the Beast. Wealthy Kyle Kingson has everything a teenager could want in life, but he still gets off on humiliating the ...
Style: fairy tale, romantic, touching, captivating, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick, date night
Plot: romance, unlikely couple, love, beast, love and romance, fall in love, teenage love, true love, popularity, curses spells and rituals, high school hunk, physical appearance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 6.2
 836
Bear's Kiss (2002)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Germany, Sweden, Russia, Spain, France, Italy
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A fairy tale-like love story between young circus artist Lola and the bear Misha, who one day transforms into a human being.
Style: touching, atmospheric, captivating, sincere, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: love affair, social relations, social misfits, romance, animal human communication, falling in love, bear, abandoned baby, transformation, circus, fall in love, desperation ...
Place: spain, sweden, russia, siberia, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
The Age of Adaline (2015)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 112 min.
Story: After 29-year-old Adaline recovers from a nearly lethal accident, she inexplicably stops growing older. As the years stretch on and on, Adaline keeps her secret to herself until she meets a man who changes her life.
Style: romantic, touching, emotional, serious, dramatic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: love and romance, romance, love, immortality, love story, loneliness, impossible love, immortal, miraculous event, destiny, supernatural romance, life & death ...
Time: 20th century, year 2014, year 1956, year 1937, year 1954 ...
Place: san francisco, california, oregon, arizona, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Tropical Malady (2004)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Thailand, France, Germany, Italy
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A romance between a soldier and country boy splinters into a mythical venture based on Thai folklore.
Style: serious, surreal, atmospheric, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: jungle, shaman, ghost, human nature, danger, love and romance, storytelling, friendship, countryside, gay, gender, gays and lesbians ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: thailand, asia, bangkok thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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 6.8
 140K
The Lake House (2006)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A lonely doctor who once occupied an unusual lakeside home begins exchanging love letters with its former resident, a frustrated architect. They must try to unravel the mystery behind their extraordinary romance before it's too late.
Style: romantic, sentimental, sweet, sincere, serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: time travel, fall in love, love and romance, romance, impossible love, time, architect, supernatural, unlikely relationship, letter, supernatural romance, separated ...
Time: contemporary, future, 21st century, near future
Place: chicago illinois, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
The Seed of Man (1969)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy
Duration: 113 min.
Story: During a Post-Apocalyptic period in the near future the majority of the European population has been wiped out by some sort of undefined plague. Cino and Dora, a young couple, are rounded up by what constitutes the authorities on an isolated ...
Style: grotesque
Plot: beach, plague, shakespearean quotation, pregnancy, pepsi cola, end of the world, symbolism, post apocalypse, wild boar, violence, male nudity, equestrian ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Wings of Desire (1987)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: West Germany, France
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Wings of Desire is Wim Wender’s artistically beautiful film about the lonely and immortal life of angels during a post-war Berlin. It’s a poetic journey from the perspective of the angels of which one falls in love with a living woman and wants ...
Style: meditative, atmospheric, surreal, touching, serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: immortality, angel, mortality, desire, diary, dream, impossible love, german, fall in love, romance, supernatural, supernatural romance ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: germany, berlin germany, europe, west germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 4.6
 548
Endless (2020)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When madly in love high school graduates Riley and Chris are separated by a tragic car accident, Riley blames herself for her boyfriend's death while Chris is stranded in limbo. Miraculously, the two find a way to connect. In a love story that ...
Style: sad, sincere, touching, uplifting, tear jerker ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: life after death, love, death, ghost, life & death, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, tragedy, dealing with death, car accident, out of body experience, catastrophe, romance ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Boss's Daughter (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: 40-year-old foreman Vital is chosen by Alix (25) as a guinea pig in the anonymous study she is carrying out in her father's factory. The boss's daughter soon finds herself falling under the spell of this reserved, enigmatic worker as he ...
Plot: motorcycle, fall in love, falling in love, factory, accident, divorce, rugby, worker, motorcycle helmet, brass band, freight train, infidelity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Christmas in Evergreen: Letters to Santa (2018)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Lisa's trip home to Evergreen for the holidays finds her shepherding an effort to save the town's beloved general store, fulfilling the wishes of a Christmas past and finding a romance full of Christmas magic.
Style: light, entertaining, captivating, feel good, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: holiday, christmas, christmas spirit, society, small town, childhood memory, christmas movie, romance, human spirit, fall in love, escapades, happy ending ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Magical Christmas Ornaments (2017)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Marie begins receiving ornaments from her mother, a new coincidental blessing comes with each one, causing Marie to feel more excited for the holidays than she has in years. Marie’s once-lost Christmas spirit gets another boost when she meets ...
Style: romantic, entertaining, feel good, light, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: christmas, gift, happy ending, romance, transformation, fall in love, love, opposites attract, hopes, frustration, escapades, holiday ...
Place: new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.3
 2K
India Song (1975)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: India, 1937. Anne-Marie Stretter is the wife of the French ambassador and leads a solitary yet privileged life in Calcutta. The tedium of her existence is relieved by numerous illicit love affairs with government officials, young men who find her an ...
Style: atmospheric, emotional, psychological, serious, realistic ...
Plot: female director, couple relations, love affair, couples, dull life, estate, love and romance, dishonesty, romance, infidelity, dance, mirror ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century
Place: india, kolkata
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Somewhere in Time (1980)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Young writer, Richard Collier is met on the opening night of his first play by an old lady who begs him to, "Come back to me." Mystified, he tries to find out about her, and learns that she is a famous stage actress from the early 1900s. ...
Style: sentimental, touching, stylized, atmospheric, romantic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: time travel, hypnosis, obsession, supernatural, love triangle, playwright, romance, love affair, love and romance, hotel, dream, supernatural romance ...
Time: 1900s, 70s, 1910s, 20th century, 80s ...
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Story of Marie and Julien (2003)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Julien lives alone with his cat. He dreams of Marie, and a few minutes later, he sees her on the street and makes a date. He asks her to move in with him, and she does. Her boyfriend is dead, the rest of her past a mystery. Although they quickly ...
Style: touching, psychological, emotional, sincere, serious ...
Plot: love affair, love triangle, romance, couples, lovers reunited, couple relations, fall in love, dishonesty, dull life, secret, sex scene, older man younger woman relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 166 min.
Story: Tells the story of Benjamin Button, a man who starts aging backwards with bizarre consequences.
Style: captivating, sentimental, atmospheric, philosophical, touching ...
Audience: date night
Plot: impossible love, love and romance, true love, life & death, tragic love, existentialism, life philosophy, aging, child as adult, odd, adult as child, journey ...
Time: 50s, 1930s, 1920s, 1940s, 20th century ...
Place: new orleans, usa, louisiana, pearl harbor, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Luzhin Defence (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Based upon the novel by Vladimir Nabokov, a chess grandmaster travels to Italy in the 1920s to play in a tournament and falls in love.
Style: atmospheric, sincere, touching, serious, melancholic ...
Plot: chess, obsession, prodigy, mentally unstable, contests and competitions, supportive spouse, ambition, genius, family relations, love story, eccentricity, loneliness ...
Time: 1920s, 20s, 20th century
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Love to Eternity (1972)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Liza slowly replaces Melampo, Giorgio's dog. While she accepts it, Giorgio forces her to wear collars and leashes.
Style: grotesque
Plot: perversion, painter, lust, legs, nude swimming, skinny dipping, pet, nudity (full frontal - brief), blonde, jealousy, nipples, isolation ...
Time: 70s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Don't Die Without Telling Me Where You're Going (1995)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Argentina
Duration: 130 min.
Story: It is the fantastic story of Leopoldo, a lonely film projectionist who has invented a machine to record his dreams. Through a series of odd events, Leopoldo discovers that he is the reincarnation of one of the inventors of cinema, and that a woman ...
Style: offbeat, atmospheric, serious
Audience: date night
Plot: obsession, reincarnation, romance, love and romance, supernatural, couples, couple relations, haunted by the past, true love, human nature, impossible love, fall in love ...
Place: latin america, argentina, colombia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.7
 58
Lovelorn (2010)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Set between the parallel worlds of contemporary London, the deserted afterlife and a mysterious dreamscape, LOVELORN is a story of lost souls trying to save each other.
Style: touching, serious, captivating, disturbing, gloomy ...
Plot: destiny, true love, supernatural, love and romance, escapades, romance, obsessive quest, hopes, redemption, lovers reunited, parallel world, dealing with death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 7.1
 531
Scarlet Sails (1961)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A little girl Assol met a wizard and it has been foretold: "... it will be a fine sunny day when a beautiful ship under scarlet sail comes and the noble prince will take you away from here. He'll take you to the world of your dreams, where ...
Style: romantic, lyrical, scenic, sentimental, fairy tale
Plot: sailboat, love, sailing ship, love and romance, life is a bitch, friendship, father daughter relationship, poverty, based on a novel, prince, sea, magician ...
Time: 19th century
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.7
 7K
Summer (1986)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A lonely Parisian woman comes to terms with her isolation and anxieties during a long summer vacation.
Style: realistic, talky, semi serious, contemplative, psychological ...
Plot: fall in love, friendship, self discovery, romance, love and romance, youth, couple relations, human nature, twentysomething life, couples, friends, solitude ...
Time: 80s
Place: paris france, europe, france, normandy, ireland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.5
 840
Hotel America (1981)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Helene (Catherine Deneuve), a pill-addicted anesthesiologist, is mourning the death of her boyfriend when, through a car accident she causes, she chances to meet the lethargic Gilles (Patrick Dewaere), a young man who lives for free at his ...
Style: psychological, serious, realistic, contemplative
Plot: casino, beach, hotel, fall in love, gambling, unfulfillment, fugitives, gays and lesbians, dealing with death, romance, crumbling marriage, opposites attract ...
Time: 80s
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.4
 4K
Love.net (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Bulgaria
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Follows the parallel stories of a number of characters who are trying to change their lives via the Internet or are simply having fun online.
Plot: love, internet, pornography, computer, hospital, fashion, blow job, internet dating, loneliness, chat, hotel, journalist ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
A Short Film About Love (1988)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Poland
Duration: 87 min.
Story: 19-year-old Tomek whiles away his lonely life by spying on his opposite neighbour Magda through binoculars. She's an artist in her mid-thirties, and appears to have everything - not least a constant stream of men at her beck and call. But when ...
Style: bleak, sexual, enigmatic, melancholic, touching ...
Plot: unfulfilled love, stalking, obsession, voyeurism, love, destructive relationship, fall in love, passionate interest, infatuation, suicide attempt, polish, obsessive love ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: poland, europe, warsaw poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Girl in the Window (1961)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A romantic drama partially set in Amsterdam, this standard tale starts out in a mining area in Holland where conditions are about as rough as they get. Two of the miners, Italians Federico and Vincenzo take off together for the city's red-light ...
Plot: love, romance, coal, holiday, prostitute, miner, jealousy, pantyhose, female stockinged legs, prostitution, black bra, black pantyhose ...
Place: amsterdam
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Point of No Return (1974)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The love story of a Soviet officer wounded in battle and the woman who shelters him during the German occupation of the Great Patriotic War. Multifaceted and ambiguous, this film spans twenty years of love, joy, and sorrow.
Plot: unrequited love, great patriotic war, daughter in law, wife, husband, school, happiness, son, motorcycle, widow, drunkenness, love ...
Place: soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%