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American Visa (2005)
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American Visa (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Bolivia, Mexico
Duration: 100 min.
Story: After being denied an American visa, a Bolivian professor becomes involved in a web of criminal activities, holds-up the American consulate and falls for a beautiful prostitute from the Bolivian lowlands.
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: visa, crimes, politics, parents and children, crime, love and romance, fall in love, starting over, resort, blind ambition, society, couples, aging, immigrants, estrangement, unlikely criminals, romance, female nudity, sex scene, shower, male nudity
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: bolivia, miami, florida

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, emotional and touching films with plots about love and romance, romance, couples, fall in love, crimes, society and crime mostly in Drama, Romance and Crime genres. Some movies like American Visa: Artworks (2003), Don't Let Me Drown (2009), Angels in Fast Motion (2005), Beyond the Sky (2006), Angela (2002). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.1
 259
Artworks (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A police chief's daughter, a sales agent for a home-security firm, meets an art gallery owner. Love and envy lead them to hatch a plot to steal overlooked but valuable paintings from her wealthy clients.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: romance, unlikely criminals, crimes, cons and scams, crime, love and romance, parents and children, partners, couples, love affair, dishonesty, theft ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Don't Let Me Drown (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In a post-September 11th world overflowing with fear and hate, two Latino teens discover that sometimes the only thing that can keep them from drowning is love.
Style: gloomy, touching, serious, realistic
Plot: dealing with death, immigrants, parents and children, fall in love, love and romance, coming of age, couples, teenage life, 9/11, romance, family relations, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Angels in Fast Motion (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Denmark
Duration: 125 min.
Story: The unflinching tale of Maria, Allan and Steso, who are struggling for survival. Maria is a pusher frau, wandering restlessly among addicts, abusers and bikers in a relentless search for love. Allan has just returned from an ill-fated trip across ...
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: drug abuse, urban, starting over, society, life is a bitch, city life, crime, crimes, romance, parents and children, drug dealing, amphetamine ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Who the Hell's Bonnie and Clyde? (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Hungary
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The film tells the true story of a young couple 'The Hungarian Bonnie & Clyde'.
Style: captivating, serious, realistic
Plot: crimes, crime, romance, chases and races, on the run, car chase, bank robbery, sex, female nudity, tattoo, male nudity
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, hungary
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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 5.7
 450
Beyond the Sky (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Malboro and Cucu, the starring characters, are two brothers who split after the older one, Malboro, went to prison five years. One day he is set free, willing to return to his life. Cucu is the younger brother, who has become a boxer with possible ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: crimes, siblings relations, crime, disorder, family relations, estrangement, urban, orphan, brother brother relationship, male nudity, shower, pantyhose ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.2
 273
Angela (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: True story of an attractive Sicilian mob-wife who participates in her husband's drug-dealing business and falls for her husband's lackey.
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: love and romance, crime gone awry, drug dealing, going straight, love affair, couples, dishonesty, gangsters, crime, criminal heroes, infidelity, store ...
Time: contemporary
Place: sicily, europe, italy, palermo italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.4
 369
Another Woman (1994)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: After a brutal attack leaves Lisa Temple without her memory, her husband declares that she is another woman. She begins to find out just what that means when she begins to try to recover that lost memory. The life that emerges is one of a bitter and ...
Style: psychological, serious, clever, emotional, talky ...
Plot: memory loss, self discovery, fall in love, love and romance, love affair, starting over, investigation, haunted by the past, crimes, couples, amnesia, doctor ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Green Chariot (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Israel
Duration: 47 min.
Story: Emigration to Israel challenges Sasha's Jewish identity. Will love help him to go over this crisis?
Style: realistic, emotional, serious, touching, sentimental
Plot: love and romance, fall in love, moral dilemma, society, misfit, family relations, religions or cults, immigrants, romance, parents and children, jewish, emigration ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: israel, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Loving Hurts You (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Mexico
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Renata is a young high-class girl and Ulises is a poor guy. They both fall in love, but they must fight against everyone, specially Renata's rich parents, who want to stop their love by sending her to Canada. The story remarks the difference ...
Style: serious, emotional, sentimental, touching, realistic
Plot: teenage love, society, against the odds, youth, unfulfilled love, romance, fall in love, unfulfillment, parents and children, love and romance, forbidden love, young lovers ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: latin america, mexico, mexico city
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Jason's Lyric (1994)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The story of a young man who must confront his own fears about love as well as his relationships with family and friends.
Style: tense, realistic, serious, rough, gloomy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghetto, crime, romance, fall in love, siblings relations, life is a bitch, parents and children, family in crisis, love and romance, crimes, city life, society ...
Time: 90s
Place: vietnam, asia, texas, houston texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Love the Hard Way (2001)
Genre: Drama, Crime, Romance
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Claire, a brilliant student, seeks answers to the meaning of life in the calm of her biology laboratory. One day, she meets a mysterious young man, Jack, at the cinema, and is intrigued by his style, assurance and audacity. Apart from his artistic ...
Style: bleak, serious, realistic, gloomy
Plot: opposites attract, love affair, couples, crimes, student life, cons and scams, fall in love, love and romance, crime, dishonesty, college, neo noir ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.6
 160
Milan (2004)
Genre: Romance, Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Loving husband Lino is on a mission: His wife, who works as a domestic in Milan, is missing and he's determined to find her. To do so, he enters Italy illegally and takes cover as one of the hundreds of Filipino migrant workers wh make their ...
Style: realistic, sexual, touching, serious, emotional
Plot: dangerous attraction, love and romance, fall in love, romance, couple relations, infidelity, couples, missing person, society
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, italy, milan italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.4
 830
Love Is Blind (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Estonia
Duration: 98 min.
Story: 30-year old Kertu has lived under her father's power her whole life. Because of her gentle nature, she is thought by locals to be a little simple-minded. The young woman makes her first timid attempt to change something in her life - she send a ...
Style: touching, emotional, serious, realistic
Plot: fall in love, misfit, society, social relations, family relations, self discovery, parents and children, romance, village life, unlikely couple, love and romance, social misfits ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: estonia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Back to You and Me (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Dr. Syd has a good practice in the big city but a bad day when her terminal patient finally passes away. Her surgeon boyfriend, who has been sarcastically nick named "Mr. Personality" and "Settle For" by Syd's best friend ...
Style: semi serious, sentimental, touching, feel good, realistic
Plot: couple relations, starting over, small town life, couples, estrangement, country, family relations, small town, homecoming, reunion, romance, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.3
 2K
Forever Mine (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A hotel cabana boy falls for the wife of a powerful politico. But when she confesses to the affair, her husband determines to end it forever.
Style: psychological, gloomy, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Plot: betrayal, love and romance, unfulfillment, crime, fall in love, crimes, haunted by the past, lovers reunited, love triangle, romance, couple relations, resort ...
Time: 90s
Place: florida, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 8.0
 7K
Oasis (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Oasis is a love story of two young people abandoned by families. A young man released from prison visits the widow of the man he killed drunk-driving. There he meets her daughter, wheelchair bound with cerebral palsy. Will these two lost people find ...
Style: sincere, emotional, serious, realistic, touching ...
Plot: romance, starting over, disability, friendship, vengeance, crimes, unlikely couple, love and romance, criminal heroes, parents and children, life is a bitch, misfit ...
Time: contemporary
Place: korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.9
 7K
What If... (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Greece
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Athens - Greece - The age of Economic crisis Demetris is a highly independent man who lives a normal life. A confirmed bachelor at the age of 33! When a moment arrives, his choice at that point in time will change everything. His roommate is a ...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic
Plot: destiny, greek, love and romance, couple relations, romance, fall in love, society, political unrest, couples, true love, up and down relationship, thirtysomething life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: greece, europe, athens greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.2
 1K
Villain (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 139 min.
Story: Shimizu Yuichi (Tsumabuki Satoshi) is a shy and lonely day laborer looking for love. He aimlessly spends time corresponding with girls via telephone dating services and going on random encounters with girls looking for spending cash. His world is ...
Style: atmospheric, emotional, serious, realistic, gloomy
Audience: girls' night
Plot: romancing a suspect, social misfits, love and romance, unlikely criminals, lovers on the run, fall in love, misfit
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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 5.8
 233
Love Child (1982)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: It's an extraordinarily touching true-story about Terry Jean Moore, the determined, independent and young woman who is imprisoned for 7 years on account of a "five dollar" robbery. In the prison she will be pregnant by a jailer and ...
Style: realistic, thought provoking, serious, sincere
Plot: prison, pregnancy, love affair, couples, dishonesty, infidelity, redemption, heist, family relations, battles, betrayal, adoption ...
Time: 80s
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.9
 905
Unfinished Sky (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: An Outback farmer takes in an Afghani woman who has fled from a brothel.
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: isolation, wilderness, prostitute, romance, unlikely couple, on the run, society, starting over, couples, countryside, solitude, farmer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 4.8
 1K
Once Fallen (2010)
Genre: Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When Chance (Brian Presley) returns home after five years in jail, he is determined to escape his past, start a new life and make peace with his father, (Ed Harris, Golden GlobeĀ® winner), who is the head of the Aryan Brotherhood prison gang and ...
Style: captivating, tense, serious, bleak, realistic
Plot: family life, family problems, estrangement, family relations, starting over, dysfunctional family, fall in love, crime, hopes, crimes, family in crisis, criminal heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.7
 23K
Highway (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Right before her wedding, a young woman finds herself abducted and held for ransom. As the initial days pass, she begins to develop a strange bond with her kidnapper.
Style: realistic, sincere, serious, emotional
Plot: kidnapping, on the road, bollywood, crimes, romance, fall in love, confined, freedom, fear, unlikely couple, love and romance, engaged ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Personal Belongings (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Cuba
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Young Doctor Ana lives alone because she couldn't bear to leave Cuba when her family sailed away on a raft to the US. Ernesto lives in his car with his belongings in a small case, traveling from embassy to embassy trying to fulfill his dream of ...
Style: serious, sincere, touching, sentimental, realistic
Plot: car, society, introspection, starting over, couples, love affair, unfulfillment, fall in love, hopes, immigrants, impossible love, unfulfilled love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: cuba, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Sun Don't Shine (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Crystal and her boyfriend Leo embark on a tense and mysterious road trip through the desolate yet hauntingly beautiful landscape of central Florida.
Style: mind bending, tense, atmospheric, stylized, serious ...
Plot: on the road, haunted by the past, love and romance, crimes, couple relations, crime, romance, lovers on the run, couples, secret, gun, heat ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.2
 876
Yellow (2006)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Puerto Rico, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Amaryllis Campos is a young, classically trained Latina ballerina, who dreams of leaving her impoverished home in Puerto Rico to pursue fame and fortune as a dancer. Amaryllis heads for New York City, where she is forced to work in a seedy strip ...
Style: sexy, realistic, emotional, serious, uplifting
Audience: date night
Plot: fall in love, immigrants, romance, love and romance, follow your dream, relationship vs career, dancer's life, artists and showbiz, hopes, love affair, couples, nightlife ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: puerto rico, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.0
 2K
Thieves (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 117 min.
Story: In the middle of the night, someone brings Ivan's body home to his wife and his sad-faced, jug-eared son. Through flashbacks, the film discloses the relationships among Ivan and his brother Alex, a cop with a cleanliness fetish; siblings ...
Style: erotic, serious, gloomy, sexual, psychological ...
Plot: murder, crime, obsession, neo noir, siblings relations, gays and lesbians, destructive relationship, crimes, family relations, investigation, infidelity, love triangle ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.5
 424
Another Life (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A woman is wrongly accused of murdering her husband in Edwardian London. Just before the outbreak of World War I, Edith Graydon married her boyfriend Percy Thomson. He survives the war but theirs is not a happy marriage. She doesn't really love ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense, psychological ...
Plot: murder, dangerous attraction, love and romance, wartime life, crimes, crime, fall in love, life is a bitch, infidelity, friendship, forbidden love, femme fatale ...
Time: 20s, 1910s, 1920s
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.0
 344
Class (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Preppy and wealthy Whitt Sheffield is in his last semester of law school when a professor assigns him to act as an advocate for a young, single mother who needs help finding - and keeping - a job. Whitt, whose snooty father wants Whitt to follow him ...
Style: realistic, emotional, serious, touching, sentimental
Audience: girls' night
Plot: romance, couple relations, parents and children, love and romance, rich and poor, fall in love, opposites attract, single parent, social differences, society, couples, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Goddess of Mercy (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Yang Rui falls in love for the cleaning woman who works in a taekwando gym, only to later discover she's an undercover cop named An Xin. An is in hiding from drug smugglers who have a score to settle with her - a raid she led resulted in the ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, psychological
Plot: crimes, school, rivalry, embezzlement, single parent, prison, womanizer, couples, wooing, love affair, love and romance, romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Once Upon a Time in Rio (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Brazil
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Situated just above the awe-inspiring Ipanema beach in Rio is the Cantagalo slum. Every day, floods of Cantagalo residents make their way down the mountain, only to disappear into their surroundings as part of the invisible working-class that cleans ...
Style: touching, sentimental, realistic, serious, emotional ...
Plot: love, gun, family relations, step siblings, urban ghetto, petty job, forbidden love, social differences, society, couples, romance, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: brazil, latin america, rio de janeiro
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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