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Life at the Top (1965)
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Life at the Top (1965)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 117 min.
Story: 'Life at the Top' is a sequel to 'Room at the Top', made in 1959. Ten years have passed and Joe Lampton now takes a wealthy lifestyle alongside his wife and two kids. But since he's married the boss' daughter, his rise in the company is seen with notoriety. Also, the marriage is shaken by adultery affairs. Doubting his abilities and disgruntled by the bad outlook, Joe will try to change.
Plot: adultery, business
Place: yorkshire

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and enigmatic films with plots about adultery, female nudity, sex, infidelity, husband wife relationship, marriage and extramarital affair mostly in Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like Life at the Top: Madame Bovary (1969), Jadviga's Pillow (2000), Young Casanova (1974), The Telegraphist (1993), Down the Ancient Stairs (1975). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 77 min.
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Plot: adultery, airplane, male stripper, pantyhose, female stockinged legs
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Madame Bovary (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany, Italy
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Emma Bovary is bored by her country doctor husband and gives in to the affections of several rich suitors as well as the temptation of living beyond her husband's means.
Plot: adultery, money, husband, temptation, female nudity, sex, adulteress, woman, nudity (full frontal - brief)
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Jadviga's Pillow (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 130 min.
Story: The film is the filmed version of Pál Závada's novel of the same title, which was first published in 1997 and soon became a bestseller. The story takes place during World War I and afterwards in a small town in south-eastern Hungary. It tells ...
Plot: female director, based on a novel, adultery, pubic hair, world war one
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Young Casanova (1974)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Gerard Casanova is the man that all the rich and beautiful women call when they need a little more then the husbands to give them. He's always on call to satisfy their every sexual urge.
Plot: gigolo, adultery, female nudity, sex, nudity (full frontal - brief), unfaithful wife
Place: france
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The Telegraphist (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark, Norway
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Set against the beautiful backdrop of northern Norway, this film tells the story of a telegraphist in a very small community at the turn of the century.
Plot: sea, sex, fire, erotica, small town, adultery, business, husband wife relationship, nudity (full frontal - brief), unfaithful wife, infidelity, coast ...
Time: 1800s
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Down the Ancient Stairs (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A mental hospital somewhere in Tuscany during the thirties. Far away from fascism, this closed world is rules over by Dr. Bonaccorsi, a passionate benevolent psychiatrist whose dream is to isolate the germ of madness. He is also a very active ...
Plot: nymphomaniac, female nudity, sex, adultery, mental institution
Time: 1930s
Place: tuscany, italy
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Until the Night (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Filmmaker Gregory Hatanaka fashions a stunning film about love and excess. Robert (Norman Reedus) is a writer who hasn't done much writing lately; instead, he's busy pushing the envelope with his toxic mix of boredom, drugs and a dalliance ...
Plot: adultery, model, confusion, obsession, lover, lovers, writers, sex, female nudity
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The Sting of Death (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Miho and Toshio, putting their children and household at stake, duel for control in their degrading, middle-aged marriage.
Plot: sexuality, infidelity, marital crisis, psychological drama, insanity, suicide attempt, adultery, revenge, marriage
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Teresa Raquin (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 173 min.
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Story: In order to be together, lovers Therese and Laurent plot to kill Therese's husband, Camille, but find themselves haunted by their deeds and Madame Raquin's silent judgment.
Plot: adultery, murder, destiny
Place: paris france
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Tattoo Bar (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Although she's still hung up on the man who broke her heart (Miguel Molina), club dancer Simona (Mercedes Ortega) pledges to eradicate all memories of him by removing the tattoos he put on her body. Complicating matters is Mariel (Alexis ...
Plot: love, tattoo, adultery, labia, female full frontal nudity, sex, female nudity, tattooed woman
Place: barcelona, barcelona spain
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The Book of Eve (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A Romanian immigrant (Daniel Lavoie) uses good food, good humor and good conversation to break down the walls around a reclusive woman's (Claire Bloom) heart.
Plot: husband wife relationship, adultery, separation, confession, shared bed, child neglect, mother child relationship, pawnshop, handicapped, church, marriage, artist ...
Place: canada, quebec
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The Trial of Chaplain Jensen (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Based on a true story, this film tells the story of Chaplain Andrew Jensen, the only U.S. navy chaplain ever court-martialed on charges of adultery.
Plot: navy, chaplain, naval officer, adultery
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24%
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Sibyl (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Sibyl, a jaded psychotherapist, returns to her first passion: writing. But her newest patient Margot, a troubled up-and-coming actress, proves to be a source of inspiration that is far too tempting. Fascinated almost to the point of obsession, Sibyl ...
Style: enigmatic, surprise ending, psychological
Plot: adultery, sex scene, bare breasts, psychoanalysis, psychotherapist, psychoanalyst, aspiring writer, drunkenness, alcoholic, drunk, alcoholics anonymous, alcohol abuse ...
Time: 2010s
Place: paris france
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Woman of the Lake (1966)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A married woman lets her lover take naked pictures of her. The photos end up in possession of a man who starts blackmailing the couple.
Plot: blackmail, adultery, photographer, stalker, sea, extramarital affair, stalking, maniac, sex scene, japanese new wave, body double, passionate kiss ...
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Mr. Singh Mrs. Mehta (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: India, UK
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Mr. Singh / Mrs. Mehta is a 2010 Hindi-language film starring Prashant Narayanan and Aruna Shields. It's directed by Pravesh Bhardwaj. The film is produced by Manu Kumaran and was released on June 24, 2010. Mr Singh/Mrs Mehta is directorial ...
Plot: male female relationship, painter, extramarital affair, adultery, nude painting, infidelity, classical music, necklace
Place: london
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Nice Girl (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 75 min.
Story: The story of young mother Joanna and her soldier husband Steve. A tale of teenage pregnancy, ill-advised marriage, betrayal and despair.
Style: sincere, realistic, serious, touching
Plot: family relations, responsibility, marriage, betrayal, pregnancy, adultery, male female relationship, sister, teenage pregnancy, teenager
Place: wales
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2 Masks for Alexa (1971)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Curd Jurgens as the betrayed husband is incredibly expressive and believable; Rosabla Neri, as the philandering Alexa, delivers her usual thoughtful performance and, in doing so, makes her potentially cardboard cut-out character multi-dimensional, ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: revenge, adultery, female nudity, sex
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Return of the Prodigal Son (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Engineer Jan Sebek (Jan Kacer) is undergoing treatment in a mental home after his unsuccessful attempt to commit suicide. His therapist, via discussions both with the patient and with people who know him, tries to find out what made the young and ...
Plot: alienation, adultery, suicide attempt, unhappiness, doctor, outsider, anxiety, husband wife relationship, psychological drama, hiding place, wife husband relationship
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Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When a married man begins an affair with a woman from his past, he comes to suspect her young son intends to murder him.
Plot: obsession, chance meeting, suspicion, adultery, insurance agent, reunion, childhood memory, flashback, bus trip, fishing, widow, murder ...
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Up to a Certain Point (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: Cuba
Duration: 68 min.
Story: A theater director and script-writer falls for a female worker from the Havana docks, but his machismo, social and working conflicts, and the Cuban woman's condition interfere with their relationship.
Plot: adultery, machismo, director, mistress, battle of the sexes
Place: cuba
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Dear Emma, Sweet Böbe (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hungary, Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The story shows Emma's and Böbe's fight for survival, for keeping their position in society which they achieved with hard work in the previous regime. They don't want to lose their place and become village girls again.
Plot: nightmare, adultery, shower, teacher, teaching, turkish bath
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Red Rose White Rose (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hong Kong, Taiwan
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Chronicles the love life of a man, Zhenbao. He has a steamy fling with the wife of a friend, the saucy and exciting Red Rose. Even though he feels happy with her, he knows he will not end up with her. To maintain his reputation, he marries an ...
Plot: husband wife relationship, infidelity, passion, seductress, reputation, love triangle, woman on top, extramarital affair, marriage, love, adultery
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Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A woman's unfulfilling marriage leads her into a passionate affair with a wealthy extramarital lover.
Style: erotic
Plot: adultery, marriage, passion, lovers, lover, black dress, female nudity, boots, white panties, little girl, infidelity, female orgasm ...
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Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Scripted by four of Australia’s greatest authors (David Williamson, Thomas Keneally, Hal Porter and Craig McGregor), this quartet of carnal desires explores adultery and jealous fantasies, the end of innocence, the moral and spiritual conflicts of ...
Style: anthology
Plot: desire, exploration, culture, spirituality, adultery, jealousy, sex
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Frequent Flyer (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Drama about airline pilot who is married to two separate women in separate towns and who eventually takes on a third wife. Much to his dismay, the separate worlds he lives in begin to collide, and the truth of his womanizing and bigamy begin to come ...
Plot: pantyhose, adultery, female stockinged legs, pilot, woman takes off shoes, bigamy, polygamy
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Pete on the Way to Heaven (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In the small town of Kandalaksha, Petya lives out a fantasy life as a traffic cop. He has a holster, a wooden gun, and the locals humor him by following his "orders." When a convict escapes from a nearby prison, Petya joins the manhunt as ...
Plot: husband wife relationship, prison, adultery, death, josef stalin
Time: 1950s, 50s
Place: siberia
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The Birthday (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Michael has a secret that he intends to announce during his birthday party. He has finally decided to propose to Catti, his girlfriend of many years. But Catti has other plans ...
Plot: father son relationship, rescue from drowning, pride, birthday, adultery, seven deadly sins
Place: eastern europe
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Heart (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Plot: adultery, male nudity, bullet, female nudity, pubic hair, sex, gunshot
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The Happy Ending (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: The triumphs and failures of middle age as seen through the eyes of runaway American housewife Mary Wilson (Jean Simmons), a woman who believes that ultimate reality exists above and beyond the routine procedures of conscious, uninspired, everyday ...
Style: disturbing, realistic, serious, suspenseful, touching ...
Plot: midlife crisis, dysfunctional family, couples, unfulfillment, crumbling marriage, love and romance, unsupportive spouse, impossible love, couple relations, family problems, estrangement, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 60s
Place: bahamas, colorado
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Accidente 703 (1962)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain, Argentina
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Hector travels with Luisa by the road linking Madrid with Barcelona. When another car suddenly crosses his path, his vehicle leaves the road and plunges into a tree. Hector dies and she is seriously injured. The other car was occupied by Jorge and ...
Plot: pregnancy, twist the dance, street racing, adultery, car accident, wedding, car, fainting woman
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