Movies like Meeting Venus

If you like "Meeting Venus" you are looking for humorous, captivating and realistic movies about / with opera, forbidden love, romance, betrayal, performer's life, love and romance and infidelity themes of Comedy, Drama and Romance genre shot in UK or Japan.
Find your next favorite and similar movies in two steps: 1. Identify all themes of interest from this film (block below). 2. Look for them in the presented list.
Meeting Venus (1991)
 6.6
 1K
Meeting Venus (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Japan, USA, Hungary
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Celebrated Swedish opera star Karin Anderson is slated to appear in an internationally-telecast production of Tannhauser. Ms. Anderson balks at the notion of working with obscure Hungarian conductor Zoltan Szanto. The much-anticipated production may never get off the ground, thanks to labor-management difficulties, intramural jealousies, and clashing egos. Amidst all this chaos, the mismatched Anderson and Szanto fall in love.
Style: humorous, captivating, realistic, contemplative, semi serious
Plot: opera, forbidden love, romance, betrayal, performer's life, love and romance, infidelity, artists and showbiz, society, couples, dishonesty, musician's life, chaos and mayhem, lifestyle, actor's life, showbiz, unfulfillment, celebrity culture, workplace situations, opera singer, gay, suicide attempt, airport, narcissism, nationalism ...
Time: 90s
Place: paris france, france, europe, sweden, hungary

Movie in categories

opera movies
376
humorous movies
16975
90s movies
90s
6293
romance movies
7671
captivating movies
12591
france movies
2703

Most similar movies to Meeting Venus

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and sentimental films with plots about love and romance, couples, romance, lifestyle, couple relations, artists and showbiz and infidelity mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Meeting Venus: Phileine Says Sorry (2003), My Geisha (1962), The Merry Widow (2007), I Do (2004), Hollywood Dreams (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Phileine Says Sorry (2003)
Genre: Drama, Comedy, Romance
Country: Netherlands, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Gorgeous Dutch youngster Max has two passions, acting and girls. The first becomes his brilliant career, which takes off so well he gets invited to a prestigious New York theatre course for a year. But since he met fickle bitch Phileine in an ...
Style: humorous, feel good, sentimental, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: battle of the sexes, couples, infidelity, romance, dishonesty, actor's life, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, weatherman, city life, couple relations, urban ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: holland, new york, usa, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.6
 1K
My Geisha (1962)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A director's (Yves Montand) wife (Shirley MacLaine) poses as a geisha to win the lead in his Japanese production of "Madame Butterfly."
Style: humorous, clever, talky, semi serious, realistic
Plot: opera, filmmaking, geisha, couples, lifestyle, hidden identity, actor's life, dishonesty, artists and showbiz, romance, disorder, comedy of errors ...
Time: 60s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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 ...
Plot: family relations, love triangle, romance, couples, dishonesty, love and romance, dealing with death, eccentric family, family gatherings, infidelity, couple relations, mother son relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, mediterranean sea
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 5.6
 2K
I Do (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Denise Richards plays Lauren, a divorced wedding-planner who falls for the groom-to-be (Dean Cain).
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: event planner, wedding, love and romance, romance, dishonesty, infidelity, mistaken identity, fall in love, arranged marriage, couples, unfulfillment, wedding planner ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Movie in collections
Hollywood Dreams (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The tale of a young girl fresh off the bus from Iowa, who falls in love with a sexy and promising young actor, though their relationship threatens to complicate her own obsessive goal of becoming a famous actress. The film perfectly captures the ...
Style: semi serious, captivating, emotional, psychological, witty ...
Plot: hollywood, artists and showbiz, romance, showbiz, fall in love, filmmaking, desire for fame, fish out of water, actor, audition, producer, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, usa, iowa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Dramatics: A Comedy (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When an out of work actress unexpectedly lands a starring role in the sexually explicit mini-series adaptation of a best selling erotic novel, her aimless, stoner boyfriend does his best to be supportive. But when her volatile, Oscar winning co-lead ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, light
Audience: date night
Plot: artists and showbiz, womanizer, relationship vs career, couple relations, love and romance, couples, showbiz, actor's life, crumbling marriage, romance, sex scene, infidelity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
With Your Permission (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Denmark, Sweden
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Ordinary Jan has no easy life. He is by far the most unpopular employee at work. At home it's even worse. His marriage with the not so ordinary Bente is on the verge of a breakdown. Jan's boss finally sends him into group therapy where an ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, dark humor, feel good ...
Plot: family problems, family relations, family life, workplace situations, dysfunctional family, social misfits, workplace, misfit, couples, power relations, romance, crumbling marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, sweden, denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
The King of Comedy (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Wan Tin-Sau is an actor who cannot seem to catch a break, since his only professional jobs are limited to being a movie extra. As well as being an actor, he is also the head of his village's community center.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: date night
Plot: friends, fall in love, celebrity culture, showbiz, friendship, wooing, road not taken, looking for love, unfulfillment, opposites attract, love and romance, lifestyle ...
Time: 90s
Place: asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Movie in collections
 5.9
 864
Caprice (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An average guy meets an actress who is more beautiful than he could ever imagine. But then a pesky girl materializes to make his life a living hell. His perfect girlfriend now thinks that he is involved with this Caprice.
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, light, sincere ...
Plot: love and romance, love triangle, fall in love, artists and showbiz, actor's life, couples, friends, couple relations, romance, unlikely couple, stage actress, restaurant ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.6
 2K
The Moderns (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Nick Hart is a struggling American artist who lives amongst the expatriate community in 1920s Paris. He spends most of his time drinking and socializing in local café's and pestering gallery owner Libby Valentin to sell his paintings. He ...
Style: surreal, humorous, clever, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: forgery, art, expatriate, romance, actor's life, lifestyle, love and romance, intrigue, artists and showbiz, couples, collector, dishonesty ...
Time: 1920s, 20s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: paris france, europe, france, canada, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Role of Her Life (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Freelance writer in a fashion journal, Claire meets Elisabeth Becker, a movie star. Everything separates them, their characters, their relationships with men, and of course money. Claire is hired as Elisabeth's personal assistant.
Style: sentimental, touching, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: lifestyle, actor's life, love triangle, social differences, society, romance, celebrity culture, showbiz, looking for love, love and romance, couples, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.6
 592
You and Me (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In Paris, Ariane and Lena are sisters. Ariane writes photo novellas for the magazine "Toi et Moi." She's emotional and her long-time boyfriend, Farid, has her in a state because he won't propose, won't ask her to live with ...
Style: sexy, humorous, captivating, emotional, light ...
Plot: romance, looking for love, artists and showbiz, high maintenance, love, family relations, friendship, rivalry, couples, thirtysomething life, siblings relations, singleness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Sorry if I Want to Marry You (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Second part of the film "Sorry if I love you". Alex (Raoul Bova) and Niki (Michela Quattrociocche) are more in love than ever. They have just returned from the lighthouse on the island Blu where they have lived unforgettable days. Niki ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, sexy
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love and romance, romance, couple relations, lifestyle, wedding preparations and rituals, couples, arranged marriage, social differences, communication problem, infidelity
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.8
 823
Some Girl (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Four unstable twenty-something women search for long-term relationships in 1990s Los Angeles.
Style: talky, sentimental, touching, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love and romance, romance, twentysomething life, love affair, couples, lifestyle, infidelity, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, brother sister relationship, first date, best friend, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.1
 662
G (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A young Hip Hop star named Summer G falls for a middle to upper class sister while in college. After she rejects him for a fellow social climber, Summer G spends ten years building a Hip Hop empire, then moves to the Hamptons where he finds the ...
Style: sentimental, serious, realistic, captivating, gloomy
Plot: modern day adaptation, hip hop, lifestyle, love triangle, unfulfilled love, lovers reunited, social differences, haunted by the past, tragic love, infidelity, love affair, showbiz ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, long island
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.9
 2K
Who Knows? (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy, Germany
Duration: 154 min.
Story: Quick-witted, well-read cultured types revolve around each other in a delightful potpourri of theatre, romanticism and theft.
Style: feel good, realistic, humorous, disturbing, lyrical ...
Plot: infidelity, love triangle, romance, female nudity, lovers reunited, midlife crisis, love affair, couple relations, unfulfillment, actor's life, lifestyle, obsessive quest ...
Time: contemporary, 18th century
Place: france, paris france, europe, italy, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Seven Days of Grace (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Four women - a blonde, a hippie, a lesbian and a barmaid - are looking for love, money and success. When one inherits an Italian restaurant from her father, they see this as a chance to fulfil their dreams. Then the restaurant is in danger of ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, light, feel good ...
Plot: best friends, lifestyle, love and romance, romance, couples, gays and lesbians, actor's life, gender, artists and showbiz, friends, down on your luck, singleness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Godard's Passion (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Switzerland, France
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, contemplative, atmospheric, psychological
Plot: filmmaking, performer's life, price of justice, destructive relationship, infidelity, hotel, couple relations, obsession, showbiz, factory, celebrity culture, anti semitism ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Movie in collections
The Bohemian Life (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Finland, France, Sweden, Germany
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Three penniless artists become friends in modern-day Paris: Rodolfo, an Albanian painter with no visa, Marcel, a playwright and magazine editor with no publisher, and Schaunard, a post-modernist composer of execrable noise.
Style: atmospheric, humorous, witty, touching, sincere ...
Plot: friendship, fall in love, immigrants, eviction, deportation, poet, performer's life, artists and showbiz, society, couples, friends, couple relations ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Real Blonde (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An aspiring actor and his girlfriend handle life's frustrations, while his friend seeks fulfillment with a blonde.
Style: humorous, satirical, light, melancholic, clever ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: satire, actor's life, showbiz, romance, artists and showbiz, workplace situations, workplace, lifestyle, fashion, unsuccessful, sexual dysfunction, workplace romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan, new york city, manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
For Love or Money (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: New York concierge Doug Ireland wants to go into business for himself and refurbish a hotel on Roosevelt Island, N.Y., but he needs an investor. With a few weeks left before his option on the site runs out, Doug agrees to help wealthy Christian ...
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious, entertaining ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: hotel, concierge, deception, mistress, romance, betrayal, disorder, couples, love and romance, couple relations, infidelity, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s, 80s, future
Place: new york, europe, usa, ireland, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
30 Days Until I'm Famous (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A Latina working in Los Angeles as a messenger is randomly discovered and fashioned into a pop music star.
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: starting over, musician's life, ambition, rising to stardom, fall in love, teenage life, lifestyle, teaching the ways of the world, romance, showbiz, celebrity culture, wooing ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
A Housekeeper (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After his wife leaves him for another man, Jacques hires a housekeeper, Laura, to keep his Paris apartment in order. As he starts increasing her hours and spending more time with her on her days off, Jacques is torn between the pleasure of ...
Style: sentimental, semi serious, touching, harsh, talky ...
Plot: midlife crisis, romance, human nature, love affair, infidelity, crumbling marriage, self discovery, starting over, couple relations, fall in love, father daughter relationship, police investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: france, paris france, europe, brittany, tokyo ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Movie in collections
 5.7
 1K
Sunset Strip (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A day in Hollywood, 1972, with young people looking for the 24 hours that will change their lives. Zach will open that night for a British rocker at Whisky a Go-Go; he lives in a canyon and plays impromptu duets with a mysterious guitarist he ...
Style: captivating, semi serious, realistic, sentimental, humorous ...
Plot: hollywood, musician, celebrity culture, rising to stardom, ambition, desire for fame, music band, lifestyle, love triangle, nightlife, love and romance, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 70s, year 1972
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
A Good Marriage (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Sabine vows to give up married lovers, and is determined to find a good husband. Her best friend Clarisse introduces her to her cousin Edmond, a busy lawyer from Paris. Sabine pursues Edmond, with the encouragement of Clarisse, but Edmond does not ...
Style: humorous, clever, talky, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: art history, female friendship, twentysomething life, love affair, wooing, couple relations, love and romance, romance, best friends, looking for love, friendship, couples ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: paris france, europe, france, maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Same Love, Same Rain (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Argentina, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Jorge is a writer for a left-leaning Buenos Aires magazine that's at odds with the country's military dictatorship. He meets lovely and intelligent actress Laura and begins an on-and-off romance that will continue for the next two decades. ...
Style: captivating, realistic, semi serious, sentimental, touching ...
Plot: couples, love and romance, romance, unfulfillment, fall in love, cheating girlfriend, crush, loss of father, wig, sex, flashback, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 90s, year 1980
Place: argentina, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.9
 3K
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: sentimental, witty, humorous, gloomy, clever ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: infidelity, love and romance, love affair, couple relations, bittersweet, couples, breakup, family problems, romance, battle of the sexes, dishonesty, love triangle ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: sweden, europe, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Girl on a Bicycle (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Paolo, an Italian tour bus driver living in Paris, has just summoned up the courage to propose marriage to his German girlfriend Greta. However, a chance encounter with a French woman on a bicycle the very next day turns Paolo's life upside ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, sentimental
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: life turned upside down, comedy of errors, couple relations, fall in love, disorder, couples, infidelity, dishonesty, romance, buddies, love and romance, stewardess ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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: girls' night, date night
Plot: infidelity, lust, marriage, urban, looking for love, love affair, dishonesty, unlikely couple, romance, lifestyle, love and romance, love triangle ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: london, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Luke and Brie Are on a First Date (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: It is the first date of Luke and Brie. They will spend the night together at bars, parties and streets of Los Angeles. The risk of a first encounter, and the relentless pursuit of naturalness, will make their relationship dance between flirting and ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, light, touching ...
Plot: romance, couple relations, looking for love, bar, dating, love, society, couples, love and romance, lifestyle, first date, hipster ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%