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Only Two Can Play (1962)
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Only Two Can Play (1962)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: John Lewis is bored by his librarian's job and henpecked at home. Then Liz, wife of a local councillor, sets her sights on him. But this is risky stuff in a Welsh valleys town - if he and Liz ever manage to consummate their affair, that is.
Style: humorous, touching, realistic, witty, semi serious
Audience: date night
Plot: infidelity, romance, couple relations, love triangle, love and romance, self discovery, manipulations, fall in love, midlife crisis, love affair, family problems, manipulation, couples, dishonesty, crumbling marriage, lovers reunited, unfulfillment, unlikely couple, dog, party, friendship, pervert, betrayal, tennis, search ...
Time: 60s
Place: wales

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and sexy films with plots about couples, love and romance, infidelity, couple relations, unfulfillment, love affair and dishonesty mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Only Two Can Play: One Stays, the Other Leaves (2005), The Tiger and the Pussycat (1967), A Change of Seasons (1980), Diary of a Mad Housewife (1970), Woman Times Seven (1967). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
One Stays, the Other Leaves (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A story about two couples, longtime friends in which both husbands engage in long-term affairs and, as the title says, ultimately one remains with his wife and one makes a new life with another woman.
Style: witty, touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love triangle, introspection, love affair, dishonesty, crumbling marriage, couples, couple relations, fall in love, infidelity, romance, midlife crisis, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
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95%
The Tiger and the Pussycat (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Comedy-drama about a middle-aged Italian businessman Vittorio Gassman who is married to Eleanor Parker and is innocently introduced one day to a schoolgirl with pigtails named Carolina. Years later, that young schoolgirl has become a vivacious ...
Style: serious, realistic, sentimental
Audience: date night
Plot: parents and children, human nature, midlife crisis, elderly, aging, infidelity, love affair, dysfunctional family, self discovery, love triangle, lovers reunited, fall in love ...
Time: 60s
Place: italy
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64%
A Change of Seasons (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Marriage takes a sour turn when a middle-aged husband falls for a young and sexy woman. Things get even more complicated when his wife starts a hot affair with a young lover of her own.
Style: sexy, semi serious, realistic, witty, touching ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: midlife crisis, love triangle, jacuzzi, family problems, couples, college, looking for love, dangerous attraction, couple relations, forbidden love, battle of the sexes, crumbling marriage ...
Time: 70s
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60%
Diary of a Mad Housewife (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Tina Balser is a bored New York housewife-mother married to Jonathan, a pompous, social-climbing lawyer who ridicules her in front of their children, criticizing everything she does or wears. She begins an affair with George Prager, a dashing, ...
Style: biting, suspense, humorous, witty, clever ...
Plot: infidelity, love triangle, mental illness, satire, adultery, marital problem, housewife, introspection, sexual relations, feminism, suburbs, strong female presence ...
Time: 60s, 70s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Woman Times Seven (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy, France, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Seven mini-stories of adultery: "Funeral Possession," a wayward widow at her husband's funeral; "Amateur Night," angry wife becomes streetwalker out of revenge; "Two Against One," seemingly prudish girl turns out ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, sexy, absurd, sentimental ...
Audience: date night
Plot: battle of the sexes, society, lifestyle, forbidden love, tragic love, infidelity, midlife crisis, dull life, dancing, couples, couple relations, love affair ...
Time: 60s
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The World of Henry Orient (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Concert pianist Henry Orient (Peter Sellers) is trying to have an affair with a married woman, Stella Dunnworthy (Paula Prentiss), while two teenage private-school girls, Valerie Boyd (Tippy Walker) and Marian Gilbert (Merrie Spaeth), stalk him and ...
Style: humorous, touching, feel good, sentimental, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, teens, girls' night
Plot: obsession, womanizer, pianist, unlikely couple, chase, artists and showbiz, youth, chases and races, mischievous children, romance, unfulfillment, opposites attract ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Purple Violets (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Patti Petalson is a promising writer, but her marriage and conventional job keep her from her dream. She longs to return to her writing, especially after running into her first love Brian Callahan, a successful crime novelist. Kate is Patti's ...
Style: sentimental, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: introspection, fall in love, couples, love affair, romance, looking for love, love triangle, lifestyle, haunted by the past, unlikely couple, family problems, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Denial (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Couples split up after a comment at an LA dinner party sets up arguments about how truthful partners are in their relationships.
Style: realistic, semi serious, witty, humorous, sexual ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, infidelity, looking for love, couple relations, love affair, romance, love and romance, thirtysomething life, dishonesty, crumbling marriage, lifestyle, family relations ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Autumn Marathon (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Andrey Pavlovich Buzykin, who makes a living by teaching at an institute and translating English literature, is cheating on his wife. Buzykin's main problem is that he's a kind man with a weak character. The lies he is telling his wife all ...
Style: witty, clever, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: midlife crisis, infidelity, translator, love triangle, romance, bittersweet, friendship, fish out of water, homecoming, couple relations, love affair, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: russia, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Gooische Vrouwen (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Gooische Vrouwen (Vipers Nest) is based on a very popular Dutch TV series and can be described as a Dutch variation of Sex and the City and Desperate Housewives. The film tells the story of four girlfriends who live in the bourgeois area ‘t Gooi, ...
Style: semi serious, touching, witty, humorous, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: friendship, love and romance, couple relations, dishonesty, lifestyle, love affair, family relations, family problems, unfulfillment, social relations, couples, strong female presence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ 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%
The Stationmaster's Wife (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 201 min.
Story: The lackluster and plodding Bolweiser has the (mis)fortune to be married to the town's siren; his trusting nature leads him into serious trouble when she beds nearly every available guy.
Style: sexy, sexual, realistic, semi serious
Plot: couples, manipulation, love affair, infidelity, destructive relationship, love triangle, lovers reunited, couple relations, sexual relations, family problems, betrayal, love and romance ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Heartbeat (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The beautiful and talented Adrian is a writer for one of America's most popular TV soap operas. She is also pregnant, and when she refuses to abort her baby, Adrian's selfish husband deserts her. It falls to one of the soap opera's ...
Style: sentimental, touching, realistic, humorous, serious
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love triangle, pregnancy, family relations, romance, relationship vs career, crumbling marriage, forbidden love, unfulfillment, producer, friendship, passion, divorce ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Anita Takes a Chance (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Fifty-something widow Anita loses her lifetime dream job as a cinema attendant when the new owner wants to tear down the old theater and build a trendy multiplex in its stead. Depressed at first, Anita finds comfort in watching the shirtless hunks ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, sexy, sexual
Plot: aging, love affair, golden years, love and romance, midlife crisis, friendship, fall in love, infidelity, unfulfillment, film within a film, beach, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, barcelona
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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The Freebie (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A couple hatches a highly dubious scheme to put the spark back in their marriage in this independent comedy drama. Annie (Katie Aselton) and Darren (Dax Shepard) have been married for seven years, and they love each other as much as the day they ...
Style: humorous, sincere, semi serious, realistic, touching ...
Audience: date night
Plot: couples, infidelity, love affair, couple relations, moral dilemma, sexual relations, love and romance, human nature, battle of the sexes, sex talk, dishonesty, bittersweet ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Change of Plans (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: So called friends at a dinner party end up acting like a dysfunctional family.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, witty, cynical ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: family relations, siblings relations, friendship, nothing goes right, love triangle, dishonesty, crumbling marriage, love and romance, uninvited guest, disorder, couples, midlife crisis ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Slogan (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Commercial director Serge Faberge (Serge Gainsbourg) is having an affair with Evelyne (Jane Birkin), the 18 year old fiancee of friend Hugh (James Mitchell). His own pregnant wife Francoise (Andréa Parisy) usually does not mind his dalliances, ...
Style: witty, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: couples, friends, media satire, singleness, midlife crisis, sexual relations, pregnancy, fall in love, love affair, infidelity, love triangle, looking for love ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: venice, europe, italy, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Plaza Suite (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Film version of the Neil Simon play has three separate acts set in the same hotel suite in New York's Plaza Hotel with Walter Matthau in a triple role. In the first, Karen Nash tries to get her inattentive husband Sam's attention to spruce ...
Style: witty, clever, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: hotel, wedding, luxury hotel, multiple storylines, infidelity, couple relations, love triangle, midlife crisis, bittersweet, family problems, couples, anniversary ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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The Romantic Englishwoman (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France
Duration: 116 min.
Story: What is real and what is fiction? Faced with writer's block with his novel, Lewis Fielding turns to a film script about a woman finding herself after his wife Elizabeth returns from Baden Baden. She didn't quite find herself there but had ...
Style: psychological, humorous, light, thought provoking, captivating ...
Plot: drug smuggling, poet, novelist, manipulations, manipulation, infidelity, family problems, lifestyle, dishonesty, romance, love triangle, destructive relationship ...
Time: 70s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Four Seasons (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Three middle-aged wealthy couples take vacations together in Spring, Summer, Autumn and Winter. Along the way we are treated to mid-life, marital, parental and other crises.
Style: sentimental, witty, humorous, touching, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: friendship, divorce, midlife crisis, vacation, bittersweet, best friends, partners, friends, family problems, couples, family relations, wilderness ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 70s
Place: new england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Loving (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Brooks Wilson is in crisis. He is torn between his wife Selma and two daughters and his mistress Grace, and also between his career as a successful illustrator and his feeling that he might still produce something worthwhile.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: infidelity, liquor, unfulfillment, leadership, dishonesty, love and romance, couples, life turned upside down, addiction, performer's life, down on your luck, midlife crisis ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york, manhattan new york city
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30%
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Jonny Vang (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery
Country: Norway
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Three friends since childhood are trying to work out their complicated relationships. Jonny tries to be best friends with Magnus, Magnus tries to be married to Tuva, and Tuva tries to have sex with Jonny.
Style: touching, realistic, semi serious, humorous, sexual ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, romance, friendship, infidelity, family problems, best friends, dishonesty, friendship between men, farm, dysfunctional marriage, love and romance, unfulfillment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Unfaithful Women (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Chile
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A television survey says over sixty percent of women in Chile are unfaithful. True or not, this movie presents some interesting answers.
Style: humorous, realistic, serious, sexual, sexy
Plot: infidelity, cheating wife, couple relations, romance, dishonesty, crumbling marriage, couples, breakup, family relations, family problems, extramarital affair, social issues ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chile, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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The Easy Way Out (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Patrick, a travel agent in his early 30s, lives with Arthur, an immigration lawyer; but for a long time, Patrick has been sleeping on an air mattress on the floor of their bedroom. His younger brother, Tony, plans to marry his high school sweetheart ...
Style: humorous, touching, realistic, semi serious
Plot: self discovery, life turned upside down, infidelity, couples, couple relations, disorder, gay interest, gender, gays and lesbians, siblings relations, female nudity, sex scene
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
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29%
The Last Time (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Ted Ryker is the top salesman in the New York office of a business machine company; the corporate stock lives by quarterly sales numbers, the competition is keen, and the economy may be in a downturn. Ted's company is marking time until a new ...
Style: humorous, cynical, semi serious, talky, realistic ...
Plot: infidelity, love triangle, dishonesty, love affair, couple relations, couples, transplant, romance, love and romance, city life, urban, mind game ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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29%
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Six in Paris (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Six vignettes set in different sections of Paris, by six directors. St. Germain des Pres (Douchet), Gare du Nord (Rouch), Rue St. Denis (Pollet), and Montparnasse et Levallois (Godard) are stories of love, flirtation and prostitution; Place ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, anthology
Plot: performer's life, manipulation, dishonesty, society, crumbling marriage, manipulations, love and romance, prostitute, unfulfillment, couples, lovers reunited, city life ...
Time: 60s
Place: paris france, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Heartburn (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Rachel is a food writer at a New York magazine who meets Washington columnist Mark at a wedding and ends up falling in love with him despite her reservations about marriage. They buy a house, have a daughter, and Rachel thinks they are living ...
Style: sentimental, semi serious, realistic, humorous, melancholic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: infidelity, journalism, pregnancy, journalist, battle of the sexes, dysfunctional family, romance, crumbling marriage, couple relations, fall in love, midlife crisis, family problems ...
Time: 80s, 70s
Place: new york, washington d.c., usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Our Precious Children (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: 30 ans, l'âge des responsabilités... Martin s'apprête à partir en vacances avec sa femme Ariane et sa fille Cerise, 4 mois... C'est alors qu'il croise Constance, son ex, son amour de jeunesse, elle-même flanquée de deux ...
Style: humorous, touching, realistic, semi serious, sexy ...
Plot: love affair, crumbling marriage, family relations, couple relations, family problems, thirtysomething life, couples, breakup, singleness, relationship vs career, death in the family, lovers reunited ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
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28%
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Fourplay (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: This romantic comedy deals with the fleeting attractions between men and women. When American Ben arrives in London to become a writer on a well-known sitcom, he never dreamed that he would end up in a complex love quadrangle. Sitcom star Carly is ...
Style: semi serious, clever, humorous, sentimental, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: infidelity, friends, romance, love and romance, fall in love, friendship, love triangle, actor's life, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, love affair, couple relations ...
Place: london, europe, england
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28%
Separation City (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A comedy-drama which follows the collapse of two marriages.
Style: touching, semi serious, realistic, witty, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: mate swapping, love triangle, family relations, fall in love, sexual relations, battle of the sexes, thirtysomething life, couple relations, love affair, infidelity, couples, unfulfillment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new zealand, berlin germany
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28%