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The Enclosure (1978)
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The Enclosure (1978)
Original name: In Kluis
Country: Belgium
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In this silent film, a hermit living in the ruins of an old castle spies on and grows obsessed with a young couple building a home by the river.
Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic, gloomy, silent film
Plot: voyeurism, misfit, love and romance, fall in love, couples, isolation, social misfits, confined, lifestyle, lone wolves, mute or deaf, artists and showbiz, performer's life, couple relations, female nudity, photographer, castle, deaf, deaf mute, mute, deafness, building a house, telescope, deaf man, silence ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: europe, belgium

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, atmospheric and gloomy films with plots about couples, love and romance, couple relations, misfit, fall in love, artists and showbiz and romance mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like The Enclosure: Paradise Lost (1978), My Nikifor (2004), Listen to Your Heart (2010), Gaby Baby Doll (2014), The Flaxfield (1983). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Paradise Lost (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The Mayor of a small Flemish town is determined at all costs to save a unique bird sanctuary from a ruthless businessman who advocates a housing development on the site. The main story, though, centres on a childhood trauma that unites the two men ...
Style: serious, realistic, tense, captivating
Plot: incest, teenage sex, femme fatale, male nudity, female nudity, ego clash, rivalry, social relations, campaign, village, village life, coitus
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: europe, belgium
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95%
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My Nikifor (2004)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 97 min.
Story: From his birth in 1895 through his death in 1968, the gifted Polish naïve artist Nikifor Krynicki (AKA Epifan Drowniak) lived his life and eked out a career cloaked in obscurity - a casualty of both his extreme speech impediment (his tongue was ...
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, atmospheric, gloomy
Plot: art, ambition, prodigy, love and romance, society, lifestyle, family life, couple relations, tragic love, celebrity culture, couples, isolation ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
Listen to Your Heart (2010)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Danny Foster doesn't have much: an apartment as small as his paychecks, no family, and a struggling music career. Yet for him, "every day is a great day to be alive," an attitude he gained from his mother's unwavering optimism ...
Style: serious, sentimental, touching, realistic, romantic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: mute or deaf, romance, family relations, fall in love, couples, musician's life, lifestyle, love and romance, couple relations, unfulfillment, misfit, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, connecticut, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 6.0
 158
Gaby Baby Doll (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Gaby cannot stay alone ; she's afraid of the dark ,of everything .When her boyfriend leaves her (he wants to have sex with her and she gets on his nerves,because she only needs a protector),she's completely on her own .She's afraid of ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good
Audience: date night
Plot: couples, couple relations, romance, fall in love, countryside, isolation, lone wolves, love and romance, confined, female director
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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Tommy Cooper: Not Like That, Like This (2014)
Genre: Biography
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The life and times of Tommy Cooper
Style: captivating, stylized, realistic, serious
Plot: ambition, performer's life, love triangle, infidelity, artists and showbiz, couples, couple relations, workplace romance, alcohol abuse, magic
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 6.3
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The Flaxfield (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium, Netherlands
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In a part of Flanders where flax is the main crop, farmer Vermeulen rules his estate like an 'old school' patriarch, stern and authoritarian, nobody else's word is ever taken seriously, just scolded fools, he rather risks being wrong ...
Style: gloomy, atmospheric, emotional, sincere, realistic ...
Plot: power relations, family relations, farm, family problems, estrangement, social relations, village life, parents and children, family life, family in crisis, dysfunctional family, countryside ...
Time: 20th century
Place: europe, belgium, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
John and Yoko: A Love Story (1985)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Details the lives of John Lennon and Yoko Ono, from before their first meeting to their rise to stardom.
Style: realistic, serious, sentimental, avant garde
Audience: date night
Plot: the beatles, couples, historical figure, musician's life, romance, music band, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, love and romance, assassination, rising to stardom, music ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Black Dog, Red Dog (2015)
Genre: Drama, Family, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Follows the life of Stephen Dobyns as he deals with life, women, and his move from journalism to poetry.
Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic, contemplative, offbeat
Plot: journalism, couples, writer's life, couple relations, artists and showbiz
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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The Inner Life of Martin Frost (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Spain, Portugal, France, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A writer awakens one day to find a strange but beautiful woman in bed with him. He quickly falls in love with her, thinking he has found his muse, but as time passes she becomes more and more unattainable.
Style: realistic, serious, psychological, atmospheric, gloomy ...
Plot: couples, ghost, lifestyle, love and romance, introspection, unfulfillment, artists and showbiz, writer's life, unfulfilled love, fall in love, passion, figment ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Guy and Madeline on a Park Bench (2009)
Genre: Drama, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: After connecting with the shy Madeline, a jazz trumpeter embarks on a quest for a more gregarious paramour, but through a series of twists and turns punctuated by an original score, the two lovers seem destined to be together.
Style: atmospheric, feel good, realistic, sentimental, serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: jazz, couples, looking for love, romance, couple relations, young lovers, artists and showbiz, musician's life, love affair, performer's life, love and romance, breakup ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, boston, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Love Conquers Paul (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Story: Comedy - Brendan Bradley, Russell Garofalo, Elizabeth Wood
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, captivating
Plot: lifestyle, voyeurism, dishonesty, misfit, stalking, love and romance, romance, social misfits, looking for love, small town, twentysomething life, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 7.0
 2K
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, realistic, captivating, tense ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love and romance, fall in love, unlikely criminals, lovers on the run, murder, couples, crimes, social misfits, misfit, romancing a suspect
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
This Sweet Sickness (1977)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: French filmmaker Claude Miller's This Sweet Sickness is based on a suspense novel by Patricia Highsmith, of Strangers on a Train fame. In the original, the murder-protagonist was a psychotic, pure and simple (if such words are appropriate ...
Style: tense, serious, realistic, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: insanity, renovation, castle, jealousy, love of one's life, sexual dysfunction, psychopath, couples, obsession, unfulfilled love, destructive relationship, romance ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.0
 852
Monogamy (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Exhibitionism, voyeurism, jealousy, lust. Brooklyn wedding photographer Theo’s side business shooting surveillance-style photos of clients on the sly takes an unexpected turn—and creates a rift with his fiancée —when he’s hired by a ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, realistic, tense, sexy ...
Plot: voyeurism, obsession, photographer, lifestyle, stalking, mysterious character, dishonesty, couple relations, strained relationship, fiance fiancee relationship, jealousy, infection ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, brooklyn new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 7.1
 1K
Blind (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Netherlands, Belgium, Bulgaria
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In late 19th century's Netherlands, an albino woman and a blind man develop an indiscriminate love for one another. Will love be blind?
Style: tense, serious, emotional, realistic, atmospheric ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: blindness, disability, albino, master and servant, fall in love, love affair, physical appearance, stream of consciousness, age difference, illness, social misfits, love and romance ...
Time: 19th century
Place: europe, holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Cruel Embrace (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium, France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Nicole (Marianne Basler) gives birth to a mentally challenged boy after she is gang-raped by American soldiers at the close of World War II in this grim dramatic tragedy. Young Ludo is hidden in the attic of the family home and continues to yearn ...
Style: realistic, serious, emotional, psychological, touching ...
Plot: mental disorder, life is a bitch, misfit, mentally challenged, mentally unstable, single parent, youth, confined, kids in trouble, family problems, family relations, estrangement ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: belgium, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
One Perfect Day (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Tommy Matisse, a gifted musician, undertakes an odyssey of self-discovery and tragedy in Melbourne's dance music scene.
Style: realistic, psychological, sentimental, captivating, gloomy ...
Plot: musician's life, self discovery, nightclub, redemption, addiction, couples, lifestyle, prodigy, drug abuse, fall in love, overdose, artists and showbiz ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, australia, london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Cages (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Belgium, France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Eve is an emergency medical technician who falls in love with Damien (Sagamore Stévenin), a handsome and caring man who runs a neighborhood bar in the Belgian countryside. When Damien and Eve become a couple, she joins him in looking after the bar ...
Style: serious, psychological, sexy, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: life turned upside down, couple relations, couples, family problems, hopes, misfit, dishonesty, love and romance, infidelity, bondage, husband wife relationship, car accident ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: belgium, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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 6.7
 731
Sparrows Dance (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A young woman, struggling with agoraphobia, hasn't left her New York apartment or seen anyone in over a year. However, when her toilet overflows she is forced to call in the plumber.
Style: realistic, sincere, psychological, serious, sexy
Plot: agoraphobia, love and romance, misfit, isolation, fall in love, solitary, social misfits, plumber, actress, loner, solitude, male nudity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Phobidilia (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Israel
Duration: 87 min.
Story: After suffering an emotional breakdown in a public place, a young man vows to quit the chaotic city life and never leave his apartment. He quickly discovers that in todays world all his needs can be easily met: sexual satisfaction via the internet, ...
Style: psychological, serious, realistic, emotional, gloomy ...
Plot: opposites attract, losing-it hero, confined, estrangement, couples, isolation, mental illness, impossible love, misfit, love and romance, eviction, programmer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Bye Bye Blackbird (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Austria, Luxembourg, Germany, UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A period drama set in the early years of the 20th century. Josef, a former construction worker who delighted in dancing on girders high above the city, who now sweeps up at the circus. Once the big top's owner spots the young roustabout defying ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, touching, captivating, serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: circus, workplace romance, love affair, romance, couples, working class, artists and showbiz, fall in love, travel, love, friendship, empire ...
Time: 20th century
Place: paris france, europe, london, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Godard's Passion (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Switzerland
Duration: 88 min.
Story: While shooting a film, the director becomes interested in the unfolding struggle of a young factory worker that has been laid off by a boss who did not like her union activities.
Style: realistic, serious, atmospheric, psychological, contemplative
Plot: filmmaking, artists and showbiz, society, actor's life, unfulfillment, legal action, politics, lifestyle, couples, infidelity, midlife crisis, hotel ...
Time: 70s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
To Die Like a Man (2009)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: Portugal, France
Duration: 134 min.
Story: A transvestite tries to erase any past history of herself as a male. Struggling with a young male lover and a problematic son.
Style: atmospheric, bleak, realistic, serious, sincere ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: transsexual, gender bending, social misfits, moral dilemma, couple relations, transvestism, couples, misfit, lgbt, death, gay, lgbtq ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: portugal, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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 7.1
 11K
The Bow (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea, Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: On a fishing boat at sea, a 60-year old man has been raising a girl since she was a child. It is agreed that they will get married on her 17th birthday. They live a quiet and secluded life, renting the boat to day fishermen and practicing strange ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, touching, humorous ...
Audience: teen drama
Plot: older man younger woman relationship, isolation, love affair, confined, age difference, love triangle, couple relations, fall in love, couples, love and romance, older man young girl relationship, boat ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Polish Bride (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Drama on the dawning love between a Polish woman and a farmer. Anna is forced to work in a brothel, but manages to escape. She's found, exhausted and scared, by Henk (the farmer) who offers her a place to stay, but her past chases her.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, disturbing, sentimental ...
Plot: countryside, love and romance, love affair, couple relations, romance, fall in love, haunted by the past, farm, rape, flashback, happy ending, graphic violence ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: holland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 7.1
 1K
The Beehive (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: As in the novel of the same title from Camilo Jose Cela, "La Colmena" is a sad composition with the stories of many people in the Madrid of 1942, just the postwar of the spanish civil war. The main theme of the film is the contrast between ...
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, atmospheric, gloomy
Plot: post war, female nudity, spanish civil war, spanish history, brothel, performer's life, nudity (full frontal - brief), cafe, power relations, injustice, ambition, society ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s
Place: madrid, spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 7.1
 3K
Watchtower (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey, France, Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Haunted by his dark past, a man takes a job as a fire warden in a remote tower in the wilderness, and is inexorably drawn towards a young woman with a terrible secret of her own. (TIFF)
Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic, psychological, gloomy ...
Plot: loneliness, disorder, haunted by the past, human nature, rape, pregnant woman, forest, misfit, confined, social misfits, introspection, isolation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.6
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The Invader (2011)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Belgium
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An African immigrant living illegally in Belgium is desperate to find his own sense of belonging.
Style: serious, thought provoking, realistic, tense, bleak ...
Plot: job seeking, misfit, life is a bitch, couple relations, couples, immigrants, society, human nature, nudity (full frontal - brief), horny woman, cheating wife, interracial relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: belgium, africa, brussels, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.3
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Safe Harbour (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Melissa Gilbert stars in this film adaptation of Danielle Steel's bestselling novel, in which a young girl named Pip and her mother meet an artist on the beach in Safe Harbour, where they have retreated in order to recover from the devastating ...
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: love affair, haunted by the past, starting over, lifestyle, hopes, love and romance, romance, couples, fall in love, death of husband, serial killer, jealousy ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Angel Baby (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Two schizophrenics meet during therapy and fall in love. Unfortunately they are on a road to nowhere...
Style: psychological, neurotic, realistic, serious, gloomy ...
Plot: mental illness, psychosis, therapy, schizophrenia, mental disorder, pregnancy, baby, therapist, young lovers, romance, social misfits, love and romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%