Movies like Spring Subway

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Spring Subway (2002)
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Spring Subway (2002)
Original name: 开往春天的地铁
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: China
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A stylish urban romance about the silent suffering of a modern Chinese couple.
Plot: subway, spring, train, chinese
Place: china, beijing china

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, captivating and emotional films with plots about couples, love and romance, love, chinese, society, romance and train mostly in Drama, Romance and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Spring Subway: Amor (2010), The Savage Land (1981), A West Lake Moment (2004), Milk and Fashion (2007), Today and Tomorrow (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Amor (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: China
Duration: 96 min.
Plot: body painting, artist, love triangle, model, painting, love, student, taiwanese
Place: beijing china, china
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The Savage Land (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: China
Story: Winner of the Hundred Flowers Award for Best Film in 1988
Plot: sex, sunset, flashback, suppression, chinese, nature, kiss, train, frog, feudalism
Place: china
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A West Lake Moment (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: China
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Xiao Yu (Zhou), a barista and cake maker in a teahouse-café by Westlake in Hangzhou. Since a car crash long ago, she had been leading a peaceful life with her kind-hearted best friend and fellow car crash survivor Tong (Yim) who is unabashed in ...
Plot: cafe, chinese, lake, surgery, cell phone, loss of loved one, fortune telling, photo album, grandparents, bookstore, car accident, stuttering ...
Place: beijing china
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Milk and Fashion (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: China
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Milk and Fashion centers on a young foreigner, Tyler Ralstin, as he travels from rural Yunnan to Shanghai to live with his uncle Jack. As caretaker for Tyler, Jack must balance his life between the high demand of his profession and the role of a ...
Plot: dancing, dance, ballet
Place: shanghai, china
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Today and Tomorrow (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: China
Duration: 88 min.
Story: This movie tells a story of young people from 'Ant tribe' in Beijing. By telling the story of these young people, Today and Tomorrow shows the psychological changes of college graduates. It reflects their confusion about future and love. ...
Style: realistic, serious, touching, sincere, gloomy ...
Plot: friendship, unemployment, cause and meaning, friends, society, life is a bitch, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, twentysomething life, gays and lesbians, gender, friend, twenty something ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: china, beijing china
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Your Black Hair and My Hand (1996)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 98 min.
Story: This Hong Kong drama parallels the stories of two young couples, splicing them with dream sequences and a framing story set at a coffee bar where friends have gathered to talk.
Plot: infidelity, city, loss of father, chinese, interlinked stories, wedding, cigarette smoking, trapped in an elevator, photograph, elevator, extramarital affair, mysterious disappearance ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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Shanghai Panic (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: China
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A glimpse into the lives of 4 Shanghai teenagers
Plot: gay, teenager, aids, gay romance, shower, male nudity, hiv, hiv aids, drugs, drug, gay relationship
Place: shanghai, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Shanghai Calling (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, China
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When ambitious New York attorney Sam is sent to Shanghai on assignment, he immediately stumbles into a legal mess that could end his career. With the help of a beautiful relocation specialist, a well-connected old-timer, a clever journalist, and a ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, fall in love, love and romance, legal, misfit, workplace situations, disorder, workplace romance, fish out of water, urban, shrewd, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
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Plot: train, flashback, love, railway, male female relationship
Place: france, venice, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Zhou Yu's Train (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Zhou Yu, a ceramic artisan in China's rural Northwest, has a deep rapport with Chen Qing, a shy sensitive poet. Taking a long train ride every weekend just to make mad passionate love with him, her longing seems insatiable. Until one day, she ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, sentimental, touching, contemplative ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love triangle, love affair, dishonesty, romance, longing, couples, infidelity, couple relations, fall in love, train ride, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, train ...
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
In the Heat of the Sun (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 134 min.
Story: The film is set in Beijing during the Cultural Revolution. It is told from the perspective of Ma Xiaojun nicknamed Monkey, a teenage boy. Monkey and his friends are free to roam the streets of Beijing day and night because the Cultural Revolution ...
Style: serious, realistic, epic, sexual, emotional ...
Plot: coming of age, cultural revolution, gang, teenage boy, teenage love, family relations, love and romance, crimes, rebellion, society, buddies, unfulfillment ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1969
Place: china, beijing china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Bad Romance (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: China
Duration: 90 min.
Story: 7 young men and women and their three stories involved with heterosexual, homosexual and bisexual affairs that happened in Beijing. A single mom meets a young student; A city boy meets a guy of his dream; A girl falls into a love game of a male and ...
Style: psychological, captivating, realistic, sentimental
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Time: contemporary
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong, China, Netherlands
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Sunflower is the story of the Zhang family in Beijing father, mother and son across three decades, centering on the tensions and misunderstandings between father and son. Nine-year-old Xiangyang is having the time of his life, free of adult ...
Style: uplifting, captivating, touching, sincere, sentimental ...
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Oru Indian Pranayakadha (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 150 min.
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Plot: politician, politics, train, doctor, family, malayalam, search
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Springtime in a Small Town (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: China, Hong Kong, France, Netherlands
Duration: 116 min.
Story: In a mansion decimated during World War II, a frustrated, bored housewife, Yuwen, is torn between caring for her ailing husband and her longing for a former sweetheart, a doctor who has come to treat her husband.
Style: sentimental, thought provoking, serious, realistic, emotional ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love triangle, small town, love and romance, human nature, lovers reunited, small town life, unfulfilled love, couple relations, introspection, romance, crumbling marriage, couples ...
Time: 1940s, 40s
Place: china, asia, shanghai, shanghai china
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Red Firecracker, Green Firecracker (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A woman inherits her father's fireworks factory, as he had no son. The business does well and everything works in an orderly fashion until one day, an itinerant painter is hired to decorate the doors and vases at the factory. The woman, ...
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Time: 1910s
Place: china, asia, hong kong, tokyo
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Coming Home (2014)
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Country: China, France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Lu and Feng are a devoted couple forced to separate when Lu is arrested and sent to a labor camp as a political prisoner during the Cultural Revolution. He finally returns home only to find that his beloved wife no longer remembers him.
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, touching, atmospheric
Plot: love and romance, hopes, political unrest, reunion, crime and punishment, breakup, couples, labor camp, state affairs, family problems, political prisoner, cultural revolution ...
Time: 20th century
Place: china
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Story: Set four years after the first movie, Lin Xiao, Lily, Nan Xiang, and Ruby, confront opportunities and challenges as their school days come to an end.
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Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: China, France
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Genre: Drama, Romance
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Style: realistic, sentimental, psychological, captivating, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Mouvements du désir (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, France, Switzerland
Duration: 93 min.
Story: During the long train ride from Montreal to Vancouver, a man and woman find themselves increasingly attracted to each other.
Style: avant garde
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Place: montreal quebec, montreal
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Dazzling (2002)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: China
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A beautifully-made film about two love-seeking angels and a lonely theater usher longing to return to the light.
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Place: china, shanghai china, shanghai
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Lan Yu (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A love story between a country boy in Beijing to study and a wealthy businessman set against the backdrop of the 1989 Tiananmen Square incident
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Temptress Moon (1996)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Set in the decadent 1920s, Temptress Moon tells the very complicated story of a wealthy family living on the outskirts of Shanghai. Their youngest daughter, Ruyi, is brought up as a servant to her opium-addicted father and brother. Meanwhile, her ...
Style: stylized, serious, realistic, captivating, suspenseful ...
Plot: gangsters, family relations, opium, blackmail, addiction, rise and fall, dishonesty, romance, unfulfillment, love and romance, gang, master and servant ...
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Place: china, shanghai, asia, tokyo, japan ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Things we do when we fall in love (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Malaysia
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Second part of the trilogy
Plot: countryside, chinese, swimming pool, highway, amusement park, teacher, motel, on the road
Place: southeast asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Amitabha Roy (Soumitra Chatterjee) is a Calcutta based scriptwriter who is driving around in the country to collect material for a film. His vehicle breaks down in a small town. A tea planter, Bimal Gupta, offers hospitality for the night. Amitabha ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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A Dead Man Visits the Living (1988)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: China
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Directed by Huang Jian-zhong.
Plot: politics, demon, theft, artist, thief, bureaucracy, supernatural power, chinese, afterlife, surrealism, stabbing, censorship ...
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Christ of Nanjing (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong, Japan
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Tony Au directed this Hong Kong-Japanese co-production lovingly adapted for the screen by Joyce Chan. Tony Leung stars as Ryuichi Okagawa, a Japanese writer who worked as a reporter in China and has been sick ever since his return home. While in ...
Plot: bible, prostitution, chinese, tragedy, sexuality, religion, headache, bigamy
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Ju Dou: Secret Love, Hidden Faces (1990)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: China, Japan
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A woman married to the brutal and infertile owner of a dye mill in rural China conceives a boy with her husband's nephew but is forced to raise her son as her husband's heir without revealing his parentage in this circular tragedy. Filmed ...
Style: thought provoking, realistic, biting, suspense, contemplative ...
Plot: adultery, murder, infidelity, marital abuse, abuse, patricide, sadism, drowning, spouse abuse, dishonesty, crumbling marriage, love and romance ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 20s
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Promised Land (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: China
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Ling Ai and He Jiang are young, ambitious, and in pursuit of careers imported from the West, but romantic longings and career ambitions are inevitably shaped by larger social forces.
Plot: ballerina, romance, dancer, female protagonist, moving
Place: beijing china
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%