Movies like Bad Blood

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Bad Blood (1986)
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Bad Blood (1986)
Original name: Mauvais Sang
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Switzerland, France
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A sexually transmitted disease called STBO is sweeping the country; it's spread by having sex without emotional involvement, and most of its victims are teenagers who make love out of curiosity rather than commitment. While a serum that can treat the disease has been formulated, it's been locked away in an inaccessible government building. A woman hires a man to steal the serum.
Style: offbeat, serious, realistic, contemplative
Plot: murder, unrequited love, older man younger woman relationship, debt, ex convict, nickname, illusionist, gangsters, crimes, heist, plague, romance, couple relations, love triangle, aids, crime, love and romance, destructive relationship, mad scientist, couples, dishonesty, cure, unfulfilled love, disorder, one last job ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: paris france, france, europe

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Most similar movies to Bad Blood

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, gloomy and contemplative films with plots about love and romance, romance, couples, couple relations, crimes, dishonesty and fall in love mostly in Drama, Romance and Crime genres. Some movies like Bad Blood: The Lovers on the Bridge (1991), Boy Meets Girl (1984), Max and the Junkmen (1971), Rendez-vous (1985), The Things of Life (1970). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Lovers on the Bridge (1991)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Set against Paris' oldest bridge, the Pont Neuf, while it was closed for repairs, this film is a love story between two young vagrants: Alex, a would be circus performer addicted to alcohol and sedatives and Michele, a painter driven to a life ...
Style: feel good, touching, romantic, enigmatic, atmospheric ...
Audience: date night
Plot: homeless, romance, fall in love, love affair, couple relations, blind character, painting, rise and fall, life is a bitch, love, dishonesty, beggar ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: europe, paris france, france, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Boy Meets Girl (1984)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Paris by night. Alex, 22, wants to become a filmmaker. He is fascinated by first times and his girlfriend, Florence, has just left him for his best friend, Thomas. First break-up, first attempted murder: Alex tries to strangle Thomas, but gives up ...
Style: serious, stylized, realistic, avant garde, contemplative ...
Plot: fall in love, romance, impossible love, love affair, destructive relationship, twentysomething life, couples, lifestyle, losing-it hero, youth, unfulfillment, depression ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1983
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
Max and the Junkmen (1971)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Max is a Paris detective, aloof, independently wealthy, and frustrated by gangs of robbers whom he cannot catch. To re-establish his stature and save face, he decides to inveigle a group of petty thieves (led by an old acquaintance) to rob a bank. A ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, gloomy
Plot: neo noir, manipulation, prostitute, fall in love, power relations, corrupt law enforcer, cards, rich and poor, obsession, disorder, working the system, crime ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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 2K
Rendez-vous (1985)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A woman and three men. Nina, who's come to Paris to act and sleeps with any man at hand, meets Paulot, a young estate agent; he's smitten. She also meets Paulot's flatmate Quentin, a compulsive who stalks her. To Paulot's jealous ...
Style: gloomy, psychological, sexual, erotic, realistic ...
Plot: love triangle, ghost, friendship, obsession, lust, love, roommate, forbidden love, dishonesty, romance, dull life, couples ...
Time: 80s
Place: paris france, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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The Things of Life (1970)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Switzerland, France, Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Pierre, a successful expert in building highways has a traffic accident. Being seriously wounded, he is lying waiting for death and remembering his past in flashbacks.
Style: emotional, sincere, psychological, touching, sentimental ...
Plot: infidelity, older man younger woman relationship, bittersweet, couples, romance, unfulfillment, dishonesty, betrayal, love and romance, love triangle, lovers reunited, couple relations ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 60s
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Wedding in Blood (1973)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Lucienne Delamare and Pierre Maury are having an affair. Lucienne's husband Paul is the mayor, and a French deputy. Pierre's wife Clotilde has been weak and sickly for years. Lucienne's husband holds no excitement for her, and he is ...
Style: suspenseful, clever, psychological, sexual, sexy ...
Plot: murder, love and romance, manipulations, crimes, dishonesty, unfulfillment, deadly, legal investigation, crime, politics, romance, village ...
Time: 70s
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Soft Skin (1964)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Pierre Lachenay is a well-known publisher and lecturer, married with Franca and father of Sabine, around 10. He meets an air hostess, Nicole. They start a love affair, which Pierre is hiding, but he cannot stand staying away from her.
Style: sexy, contemplative, gloomy, sexual, psychological ...
Plot: stewardess, airplane, airport, new wave, destructive relationship, lovers reunited, love triangle, midlife crisis, couple relations, human nature, dishonesty, romance ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: paris france, france, europe, lisbon portugal
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Heartbeat (1968)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The mistress (Catherine Deneuve) of a wealthy man misses material comforts when she leaves him for a younger lover.
Style: stylized, serious, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, seduction, destructive relationship, romance, couples, crumbling marriage, infidelity, unfulfillment, society, love and romance, love affair, tragic love ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Thieves (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 117 min.
Story: In the middle of the night, someone brings Ivan's body home to his wife and his sad-faced, jug-eared son. Through flashbacks, the film discloses the relationships among Ivan and his brother Alex, a cop with a cleanliness fetish; siblings ...
Style: erotic, serious, sexy, contemplative, realistic ...
Plot: murder, crime, obsession, bathtub, neo noir, crimes, love triangle, siblings relations, couple relations, parents and children, family life, destructive relationship ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: lyon, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
In All Innocence (1998)
Genre: Drama, Crime, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: High-profile lawyer Michel takes on the defence of a young and pretty small-time thief, Cécile, after the botched hold-up of a jewellery shop. As predicted by his elegant art-dealer and sculptress wife Viviane, Michel goes well beyond his brief, ...
Style: gloomy, sexual, psychological, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love affair, couple relations, heist, destructive relationship, unfulfillment, criminal heroes, crimes, legal, dishonesty, romance, love and romance, crime ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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 ⇓
41%
Scene of the Crime (1986)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In the woods, a 13-year-old boy is grabbed by an escaped convict and told to bring money later that day. The boy does as he's told, only to be attacked by the convict's partner. A murder ensues, and through happenstance, the murderer and ...
Style: contemplative, realistic, serious, gloomy
Plot: family relations, murder, couples, love and romance, investigation, hotel, infidelity, small town life, school, captivity, parents and children, small town ...
Time: 80s
Place: south of france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Two English Girls (1971)
Genre: Romance, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 130 min.
Story: At the beginning of the 20th century, Claude Roc, a young middle-class Frenchman meets in Paris Ann Brown, a young Englishwoman. They become friends and Ann invites him to spend holidays at the house where she lives with her mother and her sister ...
Style: talky, contemplative, sentimental, realistic, serious
Plot: love triangle, love and romance, romance, fall in love, siblings relations, destructive relationship, couple relations, platonic, couples, family relations, first sex, suicide attempt ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, turn of the century, 1900s
Place: paris france, france, europe, normandy, wales
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Happy New Year (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Gangster (Lino Ventura) with his accomplice (Charles Gérard), prepares to take part in the "first psychological hold-up in the history of crime". Next door to the jewellers of Van Cleef & Arpels, on the Croisette, in Cannes, the ...
Style: stylized, humorous, clever, semi serious, realistic
Plot: jewelry store, unlikely couple, crimes, lovers reunited, cons and scams, heist, on the run, unlikely criminals, criminal's revenge, new year, dealer, couples ...
Time: 70s, 60s, 1960s
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Mississippi Mermaid (1969)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Adapted from a story by William Irish, it's a noirish tale of a man who orders a mail-order bride but receives instead a con woman.
Style: serious, realistic, atmospheric, gloomy, french noir
Plot: reunion, murder, private detective, femme fatale, on the run, island, marriage, mail order bride, plantation, neo noir, factory, bank ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: europe, france, lyon, nice france
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.9
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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 ⇓
35%
 5.8
 4K
Pola X (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Switzerland, Germany, Japan
Duration: 134 min.
Story: A writer leaves his upper-class life and journeys with a woman claiming to be his sister, and her two friends.
Style: serious, psychological, meditative, disturbing, gloomy ...
Plot: incest, penetration, romance, mysterious character, femme fatale, human nature, introspection, chaos, lie, secret, family relations, existentialism ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, paris france, germany, europe, normandy
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.6
 29K
Pierrot le Fou (1965)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Pierrot escapes his boring society and travels from Paris to the Mediterranean Sea with Marianne, a girl chased by hit-men from Algeria. They lead an unorthodox life, always on the run.
Style: atmospheric, surreal, realistic, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: lovers on the run, on the road, infidelity, couple relations, couples, road trip, tragic love, crime, romance, crimes, betrayal, satire ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: paris france, france, europe, africa, mediterranean sea
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Angela (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: True story of an attractive Sicilian mob-wife who participates in her husband's drug-dealing business and falls for her husband's lackey.
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, tense
Plot: love affair, dangerous attraction, gangsters, crimes, romance, love and romance, couples, infidelity, dishonesty, drug dealing, going straight, store ...
Time: contemporary
Place: sicily, italy, europe, palermo italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.6
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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
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Any Number Can Win (1963)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Charles, a sixty-something career criminal, fresh out of jail, rejects his wife's plan for a quiet life of bourgeois respectability. He enlists a former cell mate, Francis, to assist him in pulling off one final score, a carefully planned ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, clever, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: casino, one last job, crime gone awry, storage unit, heist, thief, dishonesty, partners, crimes, criminal heroes, confined, gangsters ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: france, europe, southern france, south of france, cannes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 7.3
 15K
Atlantic City (1980)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Lou, a small time gangster who thinks he used to be something big, meets and falls for a sexy casino employee named Sally. She needs his help realizing her dream of going to Monte Carlo, a symbol of the glamorous life that she has been looking for ...
Style: realistic, touching, clever, sentimental, tense ...
Plot: casino, gangsters, murder, neo noir, cocaine, poker game, older man younger woman relationship, bandit, redemption, bittersweet, crimes, crime ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: atlantic city, new jersey, atlantic city new jersey, las vegas, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.0
 1K
Our Paradise (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Vassili is an aged prostitute with killer instincts. He finds an unconscious young man in the Forest of Boulogne and takes him home. Now lovers and accomplices, the two men become a couple in prostitution and steal from their clients. And yet, ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, emotional, sexual ...
Plot: deadly, lifestyle, criminal heroes, lovers on the run, on the run, love affair, male prostitute, crimes, sexual relations, destructive relationship, couples, partners ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: paris france, europe, france, lyon
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Assa (1987)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Music, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 153 min.
Story: ASSA is set in Crimea during the winter in the mid eighties. A young musician (Bananan) falls for mobster's (Krymov) young mistress (Alika). The parallel story line involves an 18th century assassination plot.
Style: bleak, gloomy, realistic, serious
Plot: murder, love, love triangle, youth, young lovers, gangsters, deadly, romance, graphic violence, love and romance, assassination attempt, crimes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 18th century
Place: russia, europe, ukraine
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
And Now... Ladies and Gentlemen... (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: France, UK
Duration: 133 min.
Story: A jazz singer and a British jewel thief are brought together by their mutual desire to forget the past.
Style: serious, realistic, melancholic, touching, tricky ...
Plot: heist, memory loss, terminal illness, master criminal, romance, couples, couple relations, fall in love, love affair, love and romance, crimes, dangerous attraction ...
Time: contemporary
Place: paris france, france, morocco, africa, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Au Revoir Taipei (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Taiwan, USA, Germany
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Kai (Jack Yao), who works at his parent's noodle shop by day and spends his nights in a bookstore to learn French, decides to go to Paris after his girlfriend, who recently left for Paris, dumps him by phone. Then the local neighborhood mafia ...
Style: feel good, realistic, humorous, semi serious
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, couples, disorder, couple relations, love affair, fall in love, fish out of water, nothing goes right, misfit, love and romance, romance, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, taiwan, asia, paris france, taipei
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.1
 314
Artworks (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A police chief's daughter, a sales agent for a home-security firm, meets an art gallery owner. Love and envy lead them to hatch a plot to steal overlooked but valuable paintings from her wealthy clients.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense, melancholic ...
Plot: couples, cons and scams, love affair, partners, love and romance, dishonesty, romance, crimes, unlikely criminals, thief, theft, artwork ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Cesar & Rosalie (1972)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Claude Sautet's romantic drama stars Romy Schneider as Rosalie, a beautiful young woman involved with successful businessman Cesar (Yves Montand). One day, Rosalie's former flame David (Sami Frey) appears and attempts to win her back. ...
Style: contemplative, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: love triangle, couple relations, friendship, fall in love, performer's life, friends, couples, romance, love and romance, love, jealousy, businessman ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.8
 3K
Loulou (1980)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: This 1980 French film features Isabelle Huppert as a restless young woman who ditches her boring, tempramental boyfriend for a wild, leather-clad bad boy (played by an incandescent, youthful Gerard Depardieu).
Style: contemplative, psychological, gloomy, stylized, sexual ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: infidelity, advertising agency, leather jacket, sexual relations, couples, passionate interest, city life, rebelliousness, social differences, urban, love affair, destructive relationship ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: paris france, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%