Movies that are like Winter Light

If you like "Winter Light" you are probably looking for bleak, atmospheric, cerebral and meditative movies of Drama genre about / that have / with small town, suicide, god, loneliness, isolation, existentialism and swedish themes shot in Sweden.
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Winter Light
Original name: Nattvardsgästerna
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 81 min.
Style: bleak, atmospheric, cerebral, meditative, serious, melancholic, enigmatic, reflective, talky, depressing, psychological, breathtaking, realistic, intellectual, philosophical, stylized, cynical, gloomy, emotional, light, harsh, tense, disturbing, thought provoking, interesting, scenic, earnest, dramatic, compassionate
Plot: small town, suicide, god, loneliness, isolation, existentialism, swedish, relationships, clergy, love, dialogue driven, life & death, jesus, religion, obsession, depression, village, human nature, death, apocalypse, complex characters, childhood, life philosophy, character study, introspection, culture clash, dialogue, pastor, winter, priest, faith, philosophy, storytelling, mentor, greed, redemption, solitude, wine, poetry, crime gone awry, humanity, runaway, catastrophe, betrayal, drinking, beautiful scenery, self discovery, art, russian, honest, gunfight, infidelity, parents and children, religions or cults, society, crumbling marriage, midlife crisis, small town life, village life, dishonesty, hopes, unfulfillment, couples, family problems, family relations, life is a bitch, letter, suicidal, nuclear, visceral, suicide attempt, mental illness, marriage, hotel, dysfunctional family, dreams
Time: 20th century, 60s
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The Ten Commandments
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572 min.
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Most similar movies to Winter Light

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, talky, bleak and enigmatic films with plots including character study, loneliness, runaway, existentialism, dialogue, culture clash and catastrophe themes mostly in Drama, Music and Horror genres. Some movies like Winter Light: Through a Glass Darkly (1961), The Passion of Anna (1969), The Silence (1963), Cries & Whispers (1972), Fanny and Alexander (1982). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Through a Glass Darkly
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 89 min.
Style: bleak, atmospheric, psychological, meditative, enigmatic, reflective, serious, talky, melancholic, cerebral, philosophical, realistic, breathtaking, stylized, depressing, gloomy, tense, art house, intellectual, surreal, light, emotional, compassionate, biting, sexual, earnest, cynical, touching, disturbing, biblical, dark
Plot: mental illness, island, schizophrenia, isolation, god, insanity, human nature, relationships, dysfunctional family, swedish, loneliness, existentialism, love, psychology, solitude, depression, character study, parents and children, art, suicide attempt, beautiful scenery, guilt, siblings relations, religion, culture clash, life philosophy, incest, death, dialogue, tragedy, crime gone awry, storytelling, obsession, daughter, secrets, childhood, artist, greed, sacrifice, divorce, family problems, family relations, couple relations, estrangement, confined, brother sister relationship, father daughter relationship, father son relationship, couples, father in law
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   95%
    User:   100%
 
The Passion of Anna
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 101 min.
Style: bleak, psychological, enigmatic, serious, art house, meditative, talky, cerebral, realistic, melancholic, stylized, reflective, gloomy, disturbing, surreal, breathtaking, sexual, harsh, atmospheric, depressing, cynical, biting, ironic, witty, emotional, intellectual
Plot: island, isolation, relationships, life philosophy, existentialism, character study, crime gone awry, solitude, marriage, opposites attract, loneliness, complex characters, obsession, catastrophe, dialogue, swedish, depression, brutality, suicide, friendship, visceral, animals, love affair, mentor, psychology, guilt, chaos and mayhem, pornography, gangsters, cheating, destiny, greed, dysfunctional family, culture clash, art, death, childhood, drinking, runaway, writers, storytelling, honest, censorship, couples, nudity (topless - notable), deadly, dreams, first contact, lone hero, love and romance
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   92%
    User:   96%
 
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 8.0
 14K
The Silence
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 96 min.
Style: sexual, psychological, bleak, serious, enigmatic, cerebral, reflective, melancholic, disturbing, talky, harsh, intellectual, breathtaking, realistic, surreal, meditative, art house, atmospheric, erotic, cynical, philosophical, stylized, depressing, light, emotional, non-linear, compassionate, absurd
Plot: hotel, dysfunctional family, loneliness, relationships, sisters, existentialism, incest, swedish, god, pornography, childhood, sexuality, censorship, sex, parents and children, irreverent, obsession, isolation, nudity (topless - notable), character study, dialogue, drinking, siblings relations, depression, life philosophy, culture clash, desire, travel, rage, solitude, visceral, runaway, women, sibling relationship, male nudity, storytelling, death, religion, art, surrealism, brutality, catastrophe, love and romance, rebellion, crime gone awry, tragedy, couples, family problems, family relations, terminal illness
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: europe, sweden, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   85%
    User:   69%
 
Cries & Whispers
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 91 min.
Style: emotional, touching, meditative, bleak, breathtaking, enigmatic, sincere, serious, melancholic, stylized, talky, reflective, psychological, disturbing, tense, depressing, cerebral, compassionate, atmospheric, macabre, lyrical, harsh, realistic, heartbreaking, captivating, surreal, cynical, gloomy, thought provoking, intense, ironic, intellectual
Plot: terminal illness, dysfunctional family, death, sisters, loneliness, relationships, life & death, swedish, human nature, cancer, visceral, family bonds, character study, estate, adultery, depression, tragedy, siblings relations, guilt, obsession, solitude, existentialism, dialogue driven, afterlife, suicide attempt, women, dreams, pornography, childhood, sexual abuse, isolation, art, culture clash, secrets, dialogue, marriage, love, complex characters, runaway, sibling relationship, family problems, family relations, family life, dealing with death, life is a bitch, society, unfulfillment, repression, grudge, maid
Time: 19th century, turn of the century
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   69%
    User:   81%
 
Fanny and Alexander
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden, France, West Germany
Duration: 188 min.
Style: surreal, clever, serious, atmospheric, emotional, enigmatic, reflective, captivating, breathtaking, cerebral, bleak, talky, thought provoking, meditative, art house, melancholic, intellectual, lyrical, harsh, disturbing, philosophical, sincere, cynical, touching, stylized, witty, sentimental, gothic, interesting, dramatic, psychological, scenic, absurd
Plot: dysfunctional family, orphan, swedish, bishop, family drama, christmas, childhood, ghost, funeral, young heroes, small town, loneliness, art, storytelling, parents and children, death, life & death, culture clash, relationships, guilt, tragedy, character study, greed, theatre group, child prodigy, sibling relationship, abuse, runaway, siblings relations, obsession, catastrophe, pornography, parenthood, complex characters, beautiful scenery, secrets, god, adaptation, surrealism, family, dialogue, gunfight, children, mentor, imagination, marriage, brutality, existentialism, youth, family problems
Time: 1900s, 20th century, 1910s, turn of the century
Place: sweden, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   63%
    User:   70%
 
Scenes from a Marriage
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 283 min.
Style: talky, realistic, tense, psychological, serious, melancholic, enigmatic, reflective, meditative, cerebral, breathtaking, bleak, emotional, sincere, compassionate, harsh, atmospheric, clever, disturbing, dramatic, interesting, dark humor, earnest, intellectual, cynical, gloomy, stylized, intense, thought provoking, depressing, witty, sexy
Plot: loneliness, marriage, divorce, crumbling marriage, relationships, love, honest, romance, introspection, love story, obsession, swedish, character study, drinking, runaway, tragedy, visceral, culture clash, catastrophe, couple relations, dialogue, crime gone awry, life philosophy, cognac, marital separation, midlife crisis, selfishness, humiliation, complex characters, greed, pornography, beautiful scenery, adultery, brutality, psychology, dysfunctional family, depression, love affair, extramarital affair, political, mental illness, life & death, women, love and romance, unfulfillment, couples, breakup, human nature, infidelity, society
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: europe, sweden, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   62%
    User:   60%
 
 8.3
 18K
Autumn Sonata
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: France, West Germany, Sweden, UK
Duration: 99 min.
Style: emotional, bleak, talky, reflective, melancholic, serious, heartbreaking, enigmatic, dramatic, meditative, gloomy, realistic, tense, harsh, depressing, art house, cerebral, intense, breathtaking, disturbing, atmospheric, compassionate, sincere, stylized, touching, psychological, intellectual
Plot: redemption, dysfunctional family, mother daughter relationship, marriage, relationships, human nature, loneliness, dialogue driven, family drama, character study, depression, introspection, childhood, swedish, runaway, tragedy, pianist, mentor, complex characters, culture clash, honest, cancer, existentialism, death, drinking, women, secrets, storytelling, parents and children, pornography, crime gone awry, visceral, father daughter relationship, hospital, brutality, life philosophy, dialogue, catastrophe, classical music, artist, mental illness, obsession, family in crisis, haunted by the past, family life, hopes, unfulfillment, family problems, family relations, reunion
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: europe, sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   51%
 
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The Ten Commandments
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland, West Germany
Duration: 572 min.
Style: bleak, psychological, reflective, tense, serious, melancholic, meditative, enigmatic, cerebral, intellectual, talky, heartbreaking, epic, clever, dramatic, realistic, breathtaking, philosophical, gloomy, atmospheric, harsh, emotional, depressing, compassionate, stylized, biting, sincere, interesting, cynical
Plot: adultery, human nature, obsession, storytelling, loneliness, complex characters, relationships, solitude, redemption, existentialism, character study, art, childhood, morality, catholicism, censorship, god, philosophy, voyeurism, life & death, love, life philosophy, mentor, tragedy, hospital, guilt, runaway, death, idealism, greed, pornography, depression, doctors, multiple storylines, dialogue, humanity, infidelity, catastrophe, introspection, moral dilemma, haunted by the past, murder, society, ten commandments, polish, taxi driver, drifter, stranger, christmas, god or devil
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: poland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   44%
 
 8.1
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The Sacrifice
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden, UK, France
Duration: 149 min.
Style: bleak, atmospheric, psychological, meditative, enigmatic, philosophical, thought provoking, serious, reflective, intellectual, breathtaking, talky, cerebral, melancholic, art house, harsh, surreal, artsy, light, stylized, colourful, emotional, scenic, gloomy, absurd, futuristic
Plot: sacrifice, existentialism, life & death, human nature, god, russian, art, magic realism, apocalypse, storytelling, death, childhood, loneliness, insanity, culture clash, life philosophy, swedish, artist, isolation, catastrophe, dialogue, poetry, character study, crime gone awry, danger, beautiful scenery, philosophy, humanity, religion, solitude, end of the world, greed, eccentricity, distopia, obsession, nuclear war, destiny, memory, pornography, hotel, life is a bitch, island, chase, save the world, redemption, chaos and mayhem, future dystopia, terminal illness, hopes, society
Time: 80s
Place: europe, sweden, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   54%
 
 7.5
 3K
Faithless
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Sweden, Italy, Germany, Finland, Norway
Duration: 142 min.
Style: psychological, serious, gloomy, melancholic, reflective, meditative, enigmatic, bleak, realistic, art house, lyrical, clever, tense, cerebral, sincere, breathtaking, talky, sexual, harsh, intense, intellectual, surreal, erotic, atmospheric, non-linear, disturbing, ironic, dramatic, depressing, stylized, emotional, philosophical, dark
Plot: infidelity, adultery, loneliness, relationships, swedish, betrayal, romance, love affair, marriage, solitude, writers, existentialism, drinking, life philosophy, life & death, redemption, parents and children, storytelling, creativity, obsession, art, mentor, parenthood, isolation, love and romance, island, guilt, dialogue, brutality, catastrophe, greed, artist, first contact, suicide, death, transformation, character study, divorce, couples, humanity, complex characters, multiple storylines, workplace, hospital, culture clash, childhood, runaway, crumbling marriage, tragedy, couple relations
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: denmark, france, sweden, tokyo, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   60%
 
Taste of Cherry
Genre: Drama
Country: Iran, France
Duration: 95 min.
Style: bleak, atmospheric, enigmatic, serious, psychological, meditative, talky, melancholic, realistic, reflective, intellectual, harsh, gloomy, cerebral, sincere, stylized, breathtaking, lyrical, art house, surreal, witty, biting, bad ending, satirical, ironic
Plot: on the road, suicide, loneliness, life, existentialism, dialogue, relationships, new wave, life & death, solitude, soldier, life philosophy, muslim, driving, obsessive quest, character study, death, haunted by the past, small town, catastrophe, drinking, classic car, mentor, obsession, gunfight, runaway, pornography, midlife crisis, crime gone awry, greed, creativity, cars, deadly, male nudity, god, dialogue driven, storytelling, brutality, childhood, dysfunctional family, redemption, transformation, vengeance, eccentricity, adaptation, addiction, writers, culture clash, poetry, first contact
Time: 90s
Place: iran, middle east, tokyo, tehran iran
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   38%
 
 8.1
 78K
Persona
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 85 min.
Style: talky, surreal, psychological, atmospheric, sexual, disturbing, enigmatic, cerebral, meditative, melancholic, art house, serious, reflective, breathtaking, intellectual, bleak, philosophical, non-linear, stylized, compassionate, tense, emotional, artsy, captivating, erotic, light, dark, harsh, gloomy, avant garde, intense
Plot: existentialism, surrealism, psychology, swedish, loneliness, silence, psychiatry, art, postmodernism, dreams, storytelling, secrets, confession, actress, nurse, obsession, insanity, visceral, identity, patient, medical, violence, character study, women, life & death, relationships, imagination, runaway, depression, childhood, dialogue, artist, pornography, losing-it hero, complex characters, isolation, dream, betrayal, guilt, solitude, life philosophy, institution, mentally unstable, hospital, introspection, doctors and patients, mute character, sex talk, monologue, lesbian
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   47%
 
The Fire Within
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 108 min.
Style: bleak, melancholic, reflective, serious, gloomy, meditative, realistic, enigmatic, art house, intellectual, emotional, depressing, philosophical, talky, breathtaking, harsh, cerebral, atmospheric, witty, cynical, lyrical, psychological, absurd
Plot: suicide, loneliness, existentialism, crumbling marriage, depression, drinking, french, downfall, addiction, rehabilitation, clinic, character study, life philosophy, art, life, dysfunctional family, mentor, hospital, human nature, relationships, childhood, introspection, life & death, runaway, suicide attempt, catastrophe, redemption, solitude, writers, poetry, destructive relationship, eccentricity, dialogue, friendship, alcohol abuse, doctors, midlife crisis, crime gone awry, homeless, family in crisis, unlikely friendships, immortality, culture clash, god, mental illness, writer's life, women, obsession, classic car, lone hero
Time: 60s, 1960s, 1920s
Place: france, europe, versailles, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   52%
 
Movie in collections
 8.0
 9K
Shame
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Sweden
Duration: 103 min.
Style: bleak, psychological, biting, enigmatic, serious, reflective, talky, harsh, dramatic, art house, breathtaking, realistic, cynical, cerebral, emotional, atmospheric, stylized, tense, meditative, light, melancholic, macabre, surreal, witty, compassionate, disturbing, intense, intellectual, brutal, absurd
Plot: war, island, civil war, betrayal, countryside, wartime, swedish, brutality, politics, character study, visceral, soldier, existentialism, culture clash, adultery, psychology, crime gone awry, insanity, drinking, wine, loneliness, relationships, boat, political, ethnic conflict, catastrophe, friendship, childhood, sexual abuse, dialogue, dreams, redemption, marriage, crumbling marriage, innocence lost, on the run, survival, introspection, chaos and mayhem, political unrest, battles, political prisoner, shame, farm, fictional war, refugee, musician, female nudity, husband wife relationship, military
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: israel, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   47%
 
The King Is Alive
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark, Sweden, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Style: bleak, serious, atmospheric, psychological, realistic, melancholic, sexual, absurd, road movie, harsh, art house, meditative, cerebral, enigmatic, talky, ironic, reflective, disturbing, intellectual, stylized, surreal, satirical, breathtaking, cynical, philosophical, dark
Plot: desert, survival, isolation, existentialism, bus, dogma, shakespeare, stranded, relationships, village, humanity, theatre milieu, tourist, rescue, tragedy, crime gone awry, loneliness, catastrophe, human nature, writers, dialogue, village life, art, danger, storytelling, lone hero, brutality, artist, visceral, hip hop, gunfight, first contact, misfit, mentor, adaptation, society, demons, male nudity, life is a bitch, natural disaster, culture clash, transformation, camp, runaway, life philosophy, fantasy world, fight scenes, stupidity, deadpan, character study
Time: 90s
Place: africa, australia, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   40%
 
 7.7
 15K
Distant
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 110 min.
Style: bleak, meditative, art house, serious, enigmatic, melancholic, reflective, atmospheric, gloomy, realistic, sincere, talky, harsh, cerebral, light, breathtaking, touching, intellectual, emotional, psychological, lyrical, stylized, depressing, philosophical, sexual, absurd
Plot: midlife crisis, loneliness, love and romance, existentialism, pornography, drinking, relationships, unfulfillment, urban, life & death, life philosophy, dialogue, catastrophe, culture clash, human nature, art, depression, small town, alone in the world, isolation, introspection, mentor, looking for love, redemption, greed, solitude, life, parents and children, family bonds, unemployment, down on your luck, environment, guilt, humanity, complex characters, character study, writers, unlikely friendships, runaway, homeless, poverty, storytelling, creativity, brutality, childhood, city life, multiple storylines, workplace, society, hotel
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: middle east, turkey, tokyo, istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   45%
 
The Wind Will Carry Us
Genre: Drama
Country: Iran, France
Duration: 118 min.
Style: enigmatic, meditative, atmospheric, serious, melancholic, reflective, art house, talky, cerebral, breathtaking, thought provoking, intellectual, harsh, bleak, light, scenic, touching, road movie, humorous, philosophical, surreal, stylized, absurd, compassionate, cynical, witty, sexy
Plot: small town, culture clash, fish out of water, life & death, human nature, existentialism, art, poetry, life philosophy, environment, loneliness, parents and children, childhood, death, solitude, new wave, obsession, life, metaphysics, greed, village, relationships, deadpan, philosophy, artist, village life, isolation, runaway, countryside, creativity, dreams, beautiful scenery, dialogue, cheating, imagination, self discovery, memory, catastrophe, character study, mentor, redemption, family relations, curses spells and rituals, small town life, politics, society, social relations, signal, kurd, bone
Time: 90s
Place: iran, middle east, kurdistan
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   44%
 
Au Hasard Balthazar
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Sweden
Duration: 95 min.
Style: stylized, touching, reflective, meditative, enigmatic, compassionate, serious, bleak, melancholic, talky, heartbreaking, art house, harsh, breathtaking, lyrical, emotional, intellectual, atmospheric, depressing, thought provoking, cerebral, surreal, philosophical, cynical, disturbing, ironic, sad
Plot: human nature, redemption, art, loneliness, life & death, animal life, runaway, death, existentialism, storytelling, depression, childhood, countryside, friendship, greed, injustice, life, poetry, purity, misery, donkey, cruelty, culture clash, animals, destiny, artist, women, catastrophe, sacrifice, humanity, morality, fantasy world, misfit, drinking, french, character study, irreverent, crime gone awry, honest, life philosophy, creativity, society, mentor, guilt, relationships, unlikely friendships, tragedy, workplace, life is a bitch, innocence lost
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: europe, france, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   39%
 
Movie in collections
 8.2
 32K
Winter Sleep
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey, France, Germany
Duration: 196 min.
Style: talky, atmospheric, meditative, reflective, melancholic, intellectual, serious, enigmatic, art house, philosophical, breathtaking, cerebral, realistic, lyrical, bleak, clever, harsh, gloomy, artsy, stylized, cynical, dramatic
Plot: hotel, loneliness, dialogue driven, crumbling marriage, character study, relationships, islam, existentialism, rich and poor, greed, life philosophy, storytelling, visceral, pornography, dysfunctional family, dialogue, solitude, depression, dull life, guilt, isolation, runaway, poetry, drinking, russian, wife husband relationship, beautiful scenery, retirement, actor, humanity, culture clash, obsession, catastrophe, marriage, life & death, adultery, art, identity, divorce, philosophy, idealism, society, redemption, small town, betrayal, life, mentor, dreams, psychology, unfulfillment
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   34%
 
 8.0
 14K
The Night
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 122 min.
Style: stylized, atmospheric, meditative, enigmatic, reflective, melancholic, serious, gloomy, talky, art house, cerebral, sexual, realistic, breathtaking, bleak, intellectual, harsh, clever, ironic, erotic, surreal, tense, light, lyrical, emotional, sincere, psychological, sexy
Plot: hospital, infidelity, marriage, relationships, crumbling marriage, existentialism, loneliness, party, human nature, life philosophy, nightclub, runaway, introspection, life & death, art, one day, couple relations, character study, catastrophe, friendship, storytelling, culture clash, obsession, love, death, mentor, complex characters, drinking, crime gone awry, adultery, dialogue, poetry, parents and children, hotel, isolation, transformation, surrealism, classic car, creativity, dysfunctional family, multiple storylines, wine, writers, midlife crisis, love and romance, terminal illness, unfulfillment, socialite, husband wife relationship, couples
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: europe, usa, italy, tokyo, los angeles, milan italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   32%
 
 7.8
 8K
Mouchette
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 81 min.
Style: bleak, emotional, melancholic, serious, enigmatic, reflective, stylized, lyrical, meditative, psychological, realistic, compassionate, disturbing, breathtaking, gloomy, harsh, talky, thought provoking, heartbreaking, art house, biting, satirical, cynical, witty, atmospheric, ironic, sexy, surreal
Plot: coming of age, loneliness, innocence lost, childhood, runaway, adolescence, bullying, dealing with death, village, poetry, death, poacher, alibi, suicide, humiliation, small town, human nature, culture clash, solitude, coming-of-age, french, women, nudity (topless - notable), life & death, catastrophe, brutality, dialogue, greed, mentor, school, art, obsession, existentialism, pornography, teacher, parents and children, assassination, cars, environment, dysfunctional family, hotel, visceral, haunted by the past, guilt, tragedy, sexual abuse, small town life, gunfight, storytelling, fantasy world
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: france, europe, tokyo, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   34%
 
The Night of the Iguana
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Style: sexual, serious, psychological, talky, sexy, reflective, compassionate, clever, realistic, enigmatic, dramatic, tense, bleak, witty, touching, dark humor, atmospheric, cynical, harsh, melancholic, satirical, depressing, ironic, stylized, interesting, intellectual, macabre, biting, meditative, breathtaking, emotional, cerebral, philosophical, absurd
Plot: hotel, church, drinking, loneliness, mental illness, clergy, redemption, runaway, mentor, gunfight, complex characters, greed, adaptation, crime gone awry, human nature, death, guide, tourist, minister, spinster, bus driver, priest, bus, corruption, self discovery, life & death, tour bus, character study, demons, dialogue, insanity, relationships, alcohol abuse, poetry, catastrophe, brutality, gangsters, idealism, life philosophy, british, depression, justice, morality, culture clash, small town, eccentricity, pornography, religions or cults, dialogue driven, unlikely friendships
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: mexico, latin america, tennessee, texas, virginia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   41%
 
 7.5
 16K
Interiors
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Style: talky, bleak, psychological, realistic, serious, gloomy, emotional, heartbreaking, melancholic, intellectual, sad, depressing, dramatic, cerebral, disturbing, dark, reflective, enigmatic, stylized, dark humor, harsh, touching, meditative, no music, artsy, ironic
Plot: dysfunctional family, loneliness, relationships, depression, family drama, introspection, character study, psychiatry, existentialism, mental illness, death, psychology, guilt, dialogue, suicide, suicide attempt, parents and children, urban, sisters, life philosophy, family, obsession, divorce, tragedy, siblings relations, marriage, mentor, storytelling, parenthood, visceral, life, honest, brutality, sexualized violence, crime gone awry, life & death, adaptation, pornography, violent, writers, culture clash, redemption, insanity, catastrophe, isolation, family problems, family relations, family gatherings, family tragedy, woman smoker
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   37%
 
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Hour of the Wolf
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Sweden
Duration: 90 min.
Style: surreal, atmospheric, bleak, stylized, psychological, enigmatic, serious, meditative, disturbing, cerebral, art house, macabre, dark, talky, lyrical, harsh, tense, melancholic, gloomy, breathtaking, reflective, artsy, dark humor, frightening, depressing, biting, gothic, mysterious, intellectual, interesting, cynical
Plot: island, artist, obsession, isolation, surrealism, insanity, mental illness, losing-it hero, swedish, visceral, existentialism, demons, crumbling marriage, loneliness, character study, dreams, psychology, crime gone awry, mozart, paranoid, art, finnish, breakdown, pregnant wife, couple relations, creativity, paranoia, runaway, storytelling, guilt, infidelity, catastrophe, solitude, depression, gunfight, dysfunctional family, life philosophy, brutality, goth, culture clash, supernatural, unfulfillment, diary, couples, family problems, young wife, ambiguity, baron, necrophilia, psychological torture
Time: 20th century, 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   40%
 
Oslo, August 31st
Genre: Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 95 min.
Style: talky, realistic, melancholic, bleak, enigmatic, reflective, sincere, serious, meditative, heartbreaking, gloomy, cerebral, breathtaking, harsh, dark humor, depressing, stylized, atmospheric, emotional, intellectual, disturbing, touching, philosophical, road movie, captivating, thought provoking, psychological, lyrical, intense, dramatic, tense
Plot: addiction, loneliness, writer's life, depression, suicide, suicide attempt, drug addiction, character study, drinking, human nature, drugs, life philosophy, existentialism, tragedy, childhood, friendship, relationships, drugs/alcohol, urban, introspection, unlikely friendships, life, life & death, mentor, solitude, runaway, insanity, greed, redemption, memory, dysfunctional family, obsession, old friends, suicide thoughts, culture clash, crime gone awry, dreams, paranoid, rehabilitation, poetry, betrayal, dialogue, workplace, honest, drug abuse, complex characters, transformation, hospital, writers, starting over
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: norway, california, oslo norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   34%
 
 7.2
 12K
The Apostle
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Style: talky, realistic, serious, touching, psychological, dramatic, biblical, cerebral, interesting, melancholic, road movie, intense, harsh, enigmatic, earnest, bleak, intellectual, atmospheric, light, witty, reflective, stylized, entertaining, clever
Plot: christianity, redemption, small town, country, religion, god, character study, jesus, religions or cults, christian, drinking, greed, dialogue, dishonesty, crime gone awry, forgiveness, minister, preacher, jealousy, coma, corruption, storytelling, loneliness, apostle, radio station, hopes, life philosophy, solitude, obsession, humanity, honest, catastrophe, betrayal, mentor, stereotypes, culture clash, demons, complex characters, society, writers, violent, existentialism, radio, social relations, atheism, gangsters, life & death, runaway, good versus evil, transformation
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1930s
Place: texas, louisiana, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   32%
 
The Sunset Limited
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Style: talky, bleak, psychological, realistic, intellectual, thought provoking, cerebral, philosophical, serious, meditative, dramatic, enigmatic, dark humor, melancholic, interesting, depressing, intense, gloomy, absurd, light, captivating, harsh, tense, biblical, twist ending
Plot: religion, dialogue driven, atheism, god, existentialism, depression, life & death, philosophy, mentor, dialogue, suicide, life philosophy, life, christianity, religions or cults, loneliness, storytelling, drinking, redemption, solitude, character study, destiny, greed, death, relationships, art, honest, jesus, writing, christian, crime gone awry, afterlife, sacrifice, drugs, mental illness, society, multiple storylines, psychology, transformation, sarcasm, runaway, corruption, hospital, gunfight, justice, alone in the world, insanity, suicide attempt, atheist, faith
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   41%
 
 7.8
 6K
Saraband
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Italy, Finland, Germany, Austria
Duration: 107 min.
Style: emotional, bleak, reflective, serious, enigmatic, melancholic, meditative, talky, sincere, realistic, psychological, art house, cerebral, touching, breathtaking, depressing, disturbing, surreal, compassionate, stylized, harsh, heartbreaking, intense, dramatic
Plot: loneliness, relationships, marriage, dysfunctional family, crumbling marriage, swedish, existentialism, depression, solitude, human nature, guilt, vengeance, divorce, life & death, death, visceral, character study, hospital, introspection, pornography, art, storytelling, family drama, culture clash, dialogue, classical music, suicide attempt, drinking, crime gone awry, couple relations, incest, betrayal, suicide, obsession, parents and children, life philosophy, unlikely friendships, runaway, catastrophe, writers, psychology, artist, mentor, siblings relations, childhood, brutality, police investigation, dreams, parenthood, family in crisis
Time: contemporary
Place: tokyo, munich germany, helsinki finland, st. petersburg russia, florence italy, hamburg germany, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   32%
 

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My Life to Live
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 80 min.
Style: atmospheric, reflective, bleak, serious, gloomy, melancholic, enigmatic, talky, meditative, breathtaking, philosophical, realistic, cerebral, stylized, compassionate, intellectual, harsh, cynical, sexy, thought provoking, art house, lyrical, biting, psychological, interesting, witty, emotional, ironic, sad, absurd
Plot: prostitution, prostitute, philosophy, french, existentialism, loneliness, childhood, life, art, runaway, artist, new wave, life philosophy, storytelling, relationships, obsession, life & death, pimp, censorship, identity, human nature, destructive relationship, culture clash, free will, pinball machine, female protagonist, idealism, character study, solitude, women, gunfight, literature, beautiful scenery, photographer, transformation, imagination, down on your luck, catastrophe, redemption, assassination, pornography, mentor, hotel, paranoid, artists and showbiz, life is a bitch, society, politics, gangsters, introspection
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: france, tokyo, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   34%
    User:   35%
 
 7.4
 42K
Ida
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland, Denmark, France, UK
Duration: 82 min.
Style: bleak, stylized, atmospheric, melancholic, serious, reflective, enigmatic, art house, realistic, talky, dramatic, breathtaking, meditative, sincere, harsh, compassionate, depressing, cynical, emotional, heartbreaking, artsy, touching, cerebral, gloomy, road movie
Plot: jewish, nun, self discovery, jews, drugs/alcohol, uncover truth, catholicism, loneliness, existentialism, religion, depression, holocaust, guilt, drinking, character study, storytelling, nazis, adoption, runaway, suicide, haunted by the past, pornography, brutality, road trip, judaism, identity, redemption, tragedy, complex characters, visceral, parenthood, culture clash, god, islam, life turned upside down, art, nazi, childhood, sacrifice, idealism, hotel, mentor, convent, anti semitism, suicide attempt, life, classical music, life & death, wartime, society
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: poland, europe, mine, denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   34%
    User:   35%
 
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