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Jeanne and the Perfect Guy (1998)
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Jeanne and the Perfect Guy (1998)
Original name: Jeanne et le garçon formidable
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Jeanne, a receptionist at a travel agency, is looking for the love of her life. She thinks she has finally found it with Olivier. However, Olivier reveals he has AIDS and disappears from her life after her profession of love and confession of infidelity.
Style: sentimental, touching, gloomy, realistic, semi serious
Audience: date night
Plot: hospital visit, activism, friendship, sexual relations, friends, romance, couple relations, love triangle, transvestism, tragic love, love and romance, fall in love, love affair, couples, terminal illness, gender, opposites attract, gays and lesbians, strong female presence, tragic hero, unfulfillment, bittersweet, love, coming out, sex ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: paris france, france, europe, montmartre paris

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, touching, sentimental and serious films with plots about couples, love and romance, romance, couple relations, fall in love, unfulfillment and love triangle mostly in Drama, Romance and Musical genres. Some movies like Jeanne and the Perfect Guy: Love Songs (2007), Beloved (2011), Moments (1991), A Married Woman (2005), Kung-Fu Master (1988). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Love Songs (2007)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: This modernist musical about love and loss in Paris centers around a young couple, Ismael and Julie, who in the hope of sparking their stalled relationship, enter a playful yet emotionally laced threesome with Alice. When tragedy strikes, these ...
Style: emotional, realistic, sentimental, sexy, psychological ...
Audience: date night
Plot: death, couple relations, romance, loss of loved one, wooing, love, gender, sexuality, couples, sexual relations, love triangle, jealousy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, europe
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Beloved (2011)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: France, UK, Czech Republic
Duration: 133 min.
Story: From Paris in the 1960s to London in the first decade of the third millennium, Madeleine and her daughter Véra flit from one amorous adventure to the next, living for the moment and taking all the opportunities that life offers. But not every love ...
Style: sentimental, realistic, captivating, disturbing, humorous ...
Plot: love affair, impossible love, father daughter reunion, love and romance, unfulfillment, family relations, unfulfilled love, parents and children, love triangle, tragic love, ex husband ex wife relationship, aids ...
Time: 60s, 90s, 20th century, 21st century, contemporary ...
Place: prague, paris france, europe, france, london ...
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92%
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Moments (1991)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 187 min.
Story: Viren (Anil Kapoor) who travels to Rajasthan with his governess, affectionately called Dai Jaa (Waheeda Rehman). He meets the beautiful Pallavi (Sridevi) and he instantly falls in love with her. However, she also happens to be older then him, though ...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, touching, emotional ...
Audience: date night
Plot: couples, unfulfilled love, love triangle, love affair, true love, fall in love, love and romance, opposites attract, unfulfillment, romance, bittersweet, dancing ...
Time: 90s
Place: london, europe, england, india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
A Married Woman (2005)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 130 min.
Story: They fall in love before they know its meaning, Lolita, orphaned at an early age & Shekhar, who reaches out & gives her the security she craves.They share joys & sorrows through childhood & adolescence,unknown to them ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, atmospheric, touching, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: couples, family relations, fall in love, couple relations, true love, friendship, social differences, romance, family problems, childhood sweetheart, bollywood, parents and children ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: india, asia, kolkata
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75%
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Kung-Fu Master (1988)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Veteran French director Agnes Varda's Le Petit Amour is based on a short story by actress/songstress Jane Birkin. Birkin herself plays the main character, a loving but lonely 40-year-old divorcee. Her life is brightened a bit by the presence of ...
Style: touching, gloomy, sexual, realistic, serious ...
Plot: romance, older woman younger man relationship, unfulfilled love, couple relations, teenage life, couples, family relations, youth, love affair, fall in love, looking for love, martial arts ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, france, paris france, london
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65%
Wuthering Heights (2003)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A musical version of the classic story set in the modern day.
Style: realistic, sentimental, serious, stylized
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: teenage life, love affair, love triangle, social differences, young lovers, opposites attract, couples, forbidden love, infidelity, youth, tragic love, fall in love ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, europe
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64%
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Passion (1996)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Giorgio, a young soldier, is in love with the married Clara and becomes her lover. But they are separated when Giorgio is posted far away, where he meets the unhappy, unhealthy Fosca who develops a passionate love for Giorgio and tries to make him ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, touching, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: soldier, love triangle, romance, love and romance, opposites attract, unlikely couple, unfulfillment, show tunes, couples, tragic love, impossible love, infidelity ...
Time: 19th century
Place: italy, europe, milan italy
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63%
Claire of the Moon (1992)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Claire of the Moon is set in the 1990s in the Pacific Northwest. Claire Jabrowski, a famous heterosexual author, decides to attend a retreat for all-female writers. Claire's rommate at the retreat is Dr. Noel Benedict, author of a book called ...
Style: sexual, sexy, talky, serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: lesbian, gays and lesbians, lesbian relationship, coming out, couple relations, fall in love, friends, couples, strong female presence, odd couple, artists and showbiz, writer's life ...
Time: 90s
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56%
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Autumn in New York (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Autumn in New York follows the sexual exploits of Will Keane - New York restaurateur, infamous verging-on-50 playboy, master of the no-commitment seduction - until he runs into an unexpected dead end when he meets Charlotte Fielding. Charlotte is ...
Style: sentimental, touching, emotional, contemplative, romantic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: older man younger woman relationship, true love, terminal illness, couple relations, opposites attract, unlikely couple, fall in love, womanizer, romance, love, love and romance, love affair ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, united states
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Strangers (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Israel, France
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Six days in the lives of an Israeli living in a kibbutz and a Palestinian living in Paris, which starts with an accidental meeting in the Berlin Subway during the World cup finals, will change them completely.
Style: touching, sincere, realistic, serious, contemplative
Plot: unlikely couple, impossible love, fall in love, wartime life, friendship, couples, love and romance, romance, life is a bitch, hopes, unfulfilled love, bittersweet ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, europe, france, germany, berlin germany
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52%
Christmas in August (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In a quiet corner of Seoul, Jung-won runs a small photo studio. A humble shack passed down from his widower father, the studio is a space where Jung-won goes about his daily routine of dealing with fussy customers, enlarging photos of class ...
Style: realistic, emotional, touching, sentimental, serious
Audience: girls' night
Plot: terminal illness, romance, friendship, fall in love, maid, family relations, tragic hero, single parent, teenage love, tragic love, love affair, destiny ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: korea, south korea
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49%
Old Fashioned (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A romantic-drama, OLD FASHIONED centers on Clay Walsh, a former frat boy who gives up his carousing and now runs an antique shop in a small Midwestern college town. There, he has become notorious for his lofty and outdated theories on love and ...
Style: touching, realistic, humorous, uplifting, sentimental ...
Audience: date night
Plot: buddies, opposites attract, couple relations, friendship, fall in love, couples, introspection, romance, hopes, friends, small town, unlikely couple ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Hunting and Gathering (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When Camille falls ill, she is forced to live with Philibert and Franck.
Style: sentimental, semi serious, light, sincere, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: opposites attract, roommate, fall in love, cook, friendship, french, chef, cleaning lady, lifestyle, inheritance, society, influenza ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Dance Baby Dance (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 138 min.
Story: London, an overcrowded cafe, one table to share. Two strangers tell each other “how I met my fiancé” stories to kill time. Rikki (Abhishek Bachchan) met his fiance Anaida (Lara Dutta) at the Ritz in Paris and Alvira (Preity Zinta) met her ...
Style: stylized, feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, love triangle, social differences, destiny, unfulfilled love, friendship, friends, couples, breakup, couple relations, bollywood, terminal illness ...
Time: contemporary
Place: france, london, paris france, europe, england ...
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46%
Dying in Athens (2006)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: Greece
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Andreas, an Art History Professor at the Athens School of Fine Arts, is involved both with a sexy intellectual French-Greek woman and a young student of his despite being in love with his beautiful wife. When he finds out he has leukemia and only a ...
Style: stylized, touching, semi serious, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: couple relations, womanizer, love and romance, dishonesty, romance, couples, infidelity, doctors and patients, terminal illness, world, urban, sexual relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, greece, athens greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Love on a Pillow (1962)
Genre: Romance, Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A young girl rescues a man from a suicide attempt. He turns out to be a sociopath, who begins to take over her life, abusing her both verbally and emotionally, yet she can't seem to tear herself away from him.
Style: sentimental, realistic, serious, touching, emotional ...
Plot: mental illness, destructive relationship, sexual relations, love triangle, hotel, small town, unfulfillment, romance, unsupportive spouse, jazz, pain, mate swapping ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: france, paris france, italy, tuscany
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45%
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Chill Out (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The film tells the story of an unusual love triangle between Johan, Max, and Anna. The action takes place in Berlin after the unification of its eastern and western parts, against the background of its reconstruction and rebuilding.
Style: humorous, clever, sexual, sexy, semi serious ...
Plot: love triangle, friendship, fall in love, sexual relations, couple relations, love and romance, gays and lesbians, unfulfillment, gender, couples, friends, lgbt ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, germany, berlin germany
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3 Hearts (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Germany, Belgium
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A twist of fate leaves a hapless accountant romantically torn between two sisters.
Style: serious, sentimental, touching, atmospheric, realistic
Plot: love triangle, unfulfilled love, fall in love, couple relations, bittersweet, siblings relations, unfulfillment, romance, love and romance, sister sister relationship, infidelity, brother in law sister in law relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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The Man I Love (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: This is a combination coming out and first love story. The swimmer and diver Lucard is interested in attractive Martin. The film follows the characters' coming out with all its difficulties, the bitter-sweet pleasures of first love and the ...
Style: captivating, serious, touching, sentimental, realistic ...
Plot: gays and lesbians, coming out, aids, love triangle, gay, lifeguard, swimming pool, family relations, friends, couples, love affair, youth ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, marseille, spain
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Ciao (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Two men meet and fall in love under the least joyous of circumstances in this low-key drama from writer and director Yen Tan.
Style: touching, serious, realistic, romantic, queer cinema
Plot: gays and lesbians, friendship, coming out, love and romance, couples, friends, computers and web, opposites attract, gender, couple relations, death, bereavement ...
Time: contemporary
Place: italy, europe, texas, dallas texas
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39%
Seducing Maarya (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, India
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Vijay Chatterjee is a lonely widower and a successful restaurateur in Montreal. His thoroughly Westernized son Ashish works at his father's eatery but is more interested in the rock band that he started with his friend Michael. One day, Vijay ...
Style: touching, semi serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: love triangle, opposites attract, interracial relations, social differences, society, fall in love, couple relations, haunted by the past, couples, family relations, romance, love and romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: canada
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38%
Our Happy Lives (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 147 min.
Story: Six people whose lives are intertwined struggle to find happiness amid broken relationships and painful life changes.
Style: touching, realistic, serious
Plot: immigrants, friendship, sexual identity, romance, society, gender, unfulfillment, couples, breakup, militant, friends, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: france, europe, paris france
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38%
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Time to Spare (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Netherlands, Belgium
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When Molly, the 21 year-old sister of Maarten, departs the family home, she leaves her older brother with empty nest syndrome. But it also opens up new opportunities for him, such as the possibility to explore his love for Arthur, a closet gay. ...
Style: sentimental, emotional, touching, realistic, serious
Plot: leaving home, couple relations, fall in love, siblings relations, couples, family relations, life is a bitch, gender, love triangle, male female relationship, love and romance, unfulfillment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Four Nights of a Dreamer (1971)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Jacques, a young man with artistic aspirations, spends four nights wandering Paris with a young woman, whom he rescued from suicide.
Style: atmospheric, touching, stylized, realistic, serious
Audience: date night
Plot: artist, unfulfilled love, destructive relationship, love triangle, love affair, fall in love, couples, unfulfillment, romance, love and romance, losing-it hero, love ...
Time: 19th century
Place: paris france, france
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37%
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Boys Life 3 (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Jason Gould satirizes coming out in Hollywood in Inside Out, starring Alexis Arquette and papa Elliot Gould. Lane Janger's Just One Time was a festival favorite recently expanded into a feature film that turns the tables on a groom-to-be and ...
Style: sentimental, touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: youth, coming out, self discovery, teenage life, friendship, couples, sexual relations, closeted homosexual, gay interest, gays and lesbians, gender, coming of age ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
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37%
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Love Jones (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Darius Lovehall is a young black poet in Chicago who starts dating Nina Moseley, a beautiful and talented photographer. While trying to figure out if they've got a "love thing" or are just "kicking it," they hang out with ...
Style: sexy, sentimental, romantic, light, talky ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love affair, friendship, romance, lifestyle, african american, opposites attract, writer's life, sex, honest, fall in love, infidelity, couple relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, chicago illinois
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36%
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Friday Night (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Paris, 1995. Laure (Valérie Lemercier) is about to meet friends for dinner to celebrate her moving in with her boyfriend. But on her way out, she discovers that the entire city is stalled by a massive transit strike. When a handsome stranger ...
Style: sexual, serious, realistic, stylized, atmospheric ...
Plot: love and romance, fall in love, dangerous attraction, couples, chaos and mayhem, couple relations, romance, danger, traffic jam, friendship, living together, chaos ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, paris france, europe
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36%
Blue Gate Crossing (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Taiwan, France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: An is-she-or-isn't-she gay comedy focused on a Taiwanese teen, the boy she might like, and the girl she may love.
Style: feel good, sentimental, realistic, semi serious, touching ...
Plot: love triangle, high school, friendship, teenage life, partners, lgbt, high school life, romance, couples, best friends, gender, first love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: taiwan
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Alice and Martin (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Spain
Duration: 124 min.
Story: At the age of 20, Martin leaves his home town and comes to Paris, where he fortunately becomes a model by chance. He meets Alice, his brother's friend, and falls in love with her. They start a passionate relationship, although Martin remains ...
Style: melancholic, enigmatic, emotional, romantic, psychological ...
Plot: love and romance, haunted by the past, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, couple relations, brother brother relationship, male model, secrets, betrayal, gay, loneliness, runaway, romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: paris france, france, europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Opium (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 77 min.
Story: The frustrated loves of Jean Cocteau and Raymond Radiguet at the beginning of the 1920s. The death of Radiguet that sank Cocteau into opium. A story under the influence of drugs. A narrative in the spirit of Cocteau. And all this in a musical.
Style: semi serious, realistic, light, sincere, feel good
Audience: date night
Plot: couple relations, couples, romance, love and romance, love affair, music, alcohol, surrealism, artist, cruise, writer's life, female director ...
Time: 1920s, 20s, 20th century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%