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Marriage Italian Style (1964)
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Marriage Italian Style (1964)
Original name: Matrimonio all'italiana
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In Naples, in the Second World War, the wolf businessman Domenico Soriano meets the seventeen years old whore Filumena Marturano in a brothel during an allied bombing. Two years later, in the post-war, they meet each other by chance and begin a long affair. For twenty-two years, Filumena is his mistress and administrates his shops in Naples while Domenico is traveling. When Domenico decides to marry the young cashier of his bakery, Filumena lures him as if she were near to death and he marries her. Later he annuls their matrimony, and she tells him that she has three sons that she raised secretly, one of them is his legitimate son but she does not disclose his identity. The middle-age Domenico uses the most different subterfuges trying to find which teenager might be his son.
Style: sentimental, witty, touching, sexy, captivating, realistic, semi serious
Plot: unknown father, romance, love triangle, manipulations, manipulation, dishonesty, power relations, couple relations, love and romance, infidelity, destructive relationship, love affair, femme fatale, couples, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, illegitimacy, loss of mother, bittersweet, prostitute, wedding, lawyer, true love, rich man, mistress ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 50s, 40s, 1940s
Place: italy, europe

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Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Stories about three very different women and the men they attract. Adelina sells black-market cigarettes in Naples, is married to the unemployed Carmine, and faces a jail sentence. She can avoid it as long as she's pregnant. Several years and ...
Style: sexy, semi serious, realistic, humorous, sexual ...
Plot: prostitute, woman undressing, pregnancy, unemployment, actress playing multiple roles, love affair, infidelity, destructive relationship, love triangle, forbidden love, manipulation, midlife crisis ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 50s, 1960s, 1950s
Place: italy, europe, rome italy, naples italy, milan italy
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Divorce Italian Style (1961)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A married Sicilian baron falls in love with his cousin and vows to wed her, but with divorce illegal he must concoct a crime of passion to do away with his wife.
Style: humorous, captivating, feel good, semi serious, witty ...
Plot: divorce, manipulation, infidelity, couple relations, forbidden love, family problems, crimes of passion, romance, dishonesty, crumbling marriage, crimes, manipulations ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, 18th century
Place: italy, sicily, europe, sicily italy
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The Priest's Wife (1970)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: After discovering her boyfriend for the past four years is married, a distraught and depressed young woman turns to a Catholic priest for counseling -- and finds mutual attraction. Now the inseparable couple are thwarted by his holy vow of celibacy, ...
Style: sexy, humorous, sexual, semi serious, realistic
Plot: celibacy, forbidden love, church, pregnancy, suicide attempt, catholic priest, unfulfillment, lovers reunited, destructive relationship, couple relations, fashion, femme fatale ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy, new york, vatican, venice
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Manual of Love (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Four intertwined episodes on the joys and sorrows of love.
Style: sentimental, semi serious, touching, humorous, sexy ...
Audience: date night
Plot: couples, fall in love, love affair, romance, couple relations, family life, infidelity, family relations, marital crisis, husband wife relationship, love, down on your luck ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, italy
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Dark Eyes (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Drama
Country: Italy, Soviet Union
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Aboard a ship early in the 20th-century, a middle-aged Italian tells his story of love to a Russian. In a series of flashbacks filmed almost entirely in creams, whites, and ochers, the clownish and superfluous Romano Patroni leaves his wife's ...
Style: touching, emotional, serious, realistic, surprise ending
Plot: family relations, fall in love, unfulfilled love, social differences, impossible love, human nature, couple relations, love affair, infidelity, lovers apart, couples, society ...
Time: turn of the century
Place: russia, italy, europe
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Blume in Love (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Lawyer Stephen Blume, specialized in divorces, lives a paradoxical situation when, having his own marriage break up, is still in love with his ex-wife. Gedorge Segal plays a divorce lawyer who is divorced himself after his wife (Susan Anspach) ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, clever, stylized, witty ...
Plot: infidelity, love triangle, lawyer, marriage, divorce, couple relations, human nature, fall in love, love and romance, unfulfillment, romance, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: venice, beverly hills, los angeles, usa, europe ...
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Jealousy, Italian Style (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A three-way love affair in the Rome of the early seventies. Construction worker Oreste and young fiancee Adelaide meet Nello, cook in a pizzeria. This love triangle often go to communist rallies, and enjoy the filthy beach of Ostia. Will the hostile ...
Style: offbeat, humorous, witty, biting, tragicomedy ...
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Place: italy
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Adam & Eva (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Sweden
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Adam and Eva have been married for four years. But the romance has disappeared from their relationship and has been replaced by boredom and old routine. When Adam meets his brother's baby-sitter, Jackie, he is immediately attracted to her. They ...
Style: witty, sentimental, gloomy, clever, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: infidelity, love and romance, love affair, couple relations, family problems, breakup, couples, bittersweet, romance, battle of the sexes, dishonesty, love triangle ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: europe, sweden, eastern europe
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38%
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This Year's Love (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The big-screen debut from Scottish stage director David Kane, This Year's Love is a comedy about the romantic misadventures of six young people in Camden, North London. The marriage of tattoo artist Danny (Douglas Hanshall) and dressmaker ...
Style: sentimental, witty, sexual, touching, clever ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
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Gabriela (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Brazil
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In 1925, Gabriela becomes cook, mistress, and then wife of Nacib, a bar owner in a small Brazilian coastal town runs by the local colonels. Nacib becomes tired of Gabriela's uneducated ways, and annuls the marriage when he finds her in bed with ...
Style: sexy, realistic, touching, humorous, semi serious
Plot: strong sexual content, female nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), sexual relations, love and romance, couples, bar, couple relations, village life, social differences, love triangle, infidelity ...
Time: 1920s, 20s, 20th century
Place: brazil, latin america
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37%
The Merry Widow (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Anne-Marie vient de perdre son mari dans un accident de voiture. Elle est enfin libre d'aimer celui qu'elle voit en cachette depuis deux ans. Mais elle n'a pas prévu que sa famille, pétrie de bons sentiments, a décidé de rester à ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching, captivating ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, mediterranean sea, provence
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Kiss Me Again (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 139 min.
Story: A look at the lives of Carlo, Giulia, and their friends some 10 years after the events of L'Ultimo bacio.
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, captivating, melancholic ...
Audience: date night
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, europe, rome italy
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Any Wednesday (1966)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
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Style: sexy, humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic ...
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Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: new york
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The rigid principles of a devout Catholic man are challenged during a one-night stay with Maud, a divorced woman with an outsize personality.
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Moonstruck (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Cher is devastatingly funny, sinuous and beautiful as Loretta, an unlucky-in-love Italian widow who finds romance through the intervention of the Manhattan moon. With her wedding to a close friend just weeks away, she meets - and falls hopelessly in ...
Style: touching, sentimental, humorous, romantic, sweet ...
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Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 88 min.
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Style: sentimental, sexual, emotional, serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
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Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: italy, venice, alps
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Mademoiselle (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Claire is a young woman who leads a somewhat formatted life. Pierre is an improviser, but not an actor. Brief encounter, brief romance, doomed or not, who can say? When things like that happen, you act on the spur of the moment.
Style: touching, sexy, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Beyond the Clouds (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Germany, Italy
Duration: 110 min.
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Style: touching, erotic, atmospheric, serious, realistic ...
Plot: romance, love triangle, infidelity, unfulfilled love, love affair, dishonesty, love and romance, filmmaking, couples, couple relations, fall in love, lovers reunited ...
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Ginger and Fred (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy, France, West Germany
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Amelia and Pippo are reunited after several decades to perform their old music-hall act, imitating Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers, on a TV variety show.
Style: touching, sentimental, humorous, surreal, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love and romance, dancer's life, performer's life, bittersweet, couple relations, fall in love, tv show, lovers reunited, showbiz, couples, romance, artists and showbiz ...
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Place: italy, europe
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Madame (1961)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, War
Country: Italy, France, Spain
Duration: 98 min.
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Country: France
Duration: 96 min.
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Style: touching, humorous, realistic, semi serious, sexual ...
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
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Style: semi serious, touching, sentimental, talky, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
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Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, sexy, intense ...
Audience: teens
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, India
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Style: realistic, witty, humorous, semi serious, funny ...
Audience: date night
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Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Ages of Love (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Roberto is a young and ambitious lawyer who is going to marry Sara. His whole life is perfectly planned out. During a expropriation which he is in charge of, he meets Micol, a gorgeous and provocative young woman from a small village in Tuscany. ...
Style: sexy, sentimental, touching, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
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33%
The Heart Elsewhere (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 107 min.
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Style: humorous, touching, semi serious, realistic, entertaining ...
Audience: date night
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Boccaccio '70 (1962)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 205 min.
Story: Four directors tell tales of Eros fit for a 1970s Decameron. Working-class lovers, Renzo and Luciana, marry but must hide it from her employer; plus, they need a room of their own. A billboard of Anita Ekberg provocatively selling milk gives a ...
Style: clever, humorous, sexual, offbeat, sexy ...
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33%
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Casanova 70 (1965)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 113 min.
Story: The amorous adventures of Andrea Rossi-Colombotti, an army officer who finds pleasure with beautiful women in life-threatening situations.
Style: sexy, realistic, semi serious, humorous, sexual ...
Plot: nato, nudity (full frontal - brief), womanizer, looking for sex, sexual relations, wooing, couples, love and romance, romance, sexual content, extramarital affair, sensuality ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: italy, sicily, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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My Man (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In Lyon, where many are unemployed, Marie is a prostitute who loves her work: she's thoughtful and exuberant toward clients old and young, slim or flabby. One night, a homeless man sleeps in the foyer of her apartment house; she gives him a hot ...
Style: humorous, sexual, clever, witty, suspense ...
Plot: prostitute, infidelity, manipulation, homeless man, prostitution, eroticism, couples, dark humor, manipulations, romance, lifestyle, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: lyon, paris france
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32%
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Bed & Board (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Parisian everyman Antoine Doinel has married his sweetheart Christine Darbon, and the newlyweds have set up a cozy domestic life of selling flowers and giving violin lessons while Antoine fitfully works on his long-gestating novel. As Christine ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, touching, feel good, realistic ...
Plot: infidelity, pregnancy, divorce, married couple, romance, culture clash, human nature, couple relations, couples, love and romance, dysfunctional couple, music teacher ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 60s
Place: paris france
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