Movies like Pierre and Marie

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Pierre and Marie (1997)
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Pierre and Marie (1997)
Original name: Les palmes de M. Schutz
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A humoristic view of the lives of Marie and Pierre Curie and their discoveries around radioactivity.
Plot: love, strong female character, student, scientist, male female relationship, snow, science, french, research, laboratory, explorer, chemistry, physics, marriage, marriage proposal, historical event, scientific discovery, polish, strong female lead, false accusation, scientific research, radioactivity, husband wife relationship, collaboration, uranium ...
Time: 1890s, turn of the century
Place: paris france

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, captivating and touching films with plots about husband wife relationship, love, male female relationship, marriage, friendship, infidelity and female nudity mostly in Drama, Comedy and Biography genres. Some movies like Pierre and Marie: Marie Curie (2016), Pure as Snow (2019), Me and My Sister (2004), Radioactive (2019), Coup de torchon (1981). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Marie Curie (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: Poland, Germany, France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The most turbulent five years in the life of a genius woman: Between 1905, where Marie Curie comes with Pierre Curie to Stockholm to be awarded the Nobel Prize for the discovery of the radioactivity, and 1911, where she receives her second Nobel ...
Style: light, melancholic, touching, captivating, rough ...
Plot: female scientist, radioactivity, nobel prize, strong female character, science, european history, scientist, female protagonist, male nudity, woman, male objectification, topless woman ...
Time: 90s
Place: stockholm sweden
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95%
 5.3
 777
Pure as Snow (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Claire is a beautiful young woman who works at her late father’s hotel, that is now managed by her evil stepmother Maud. Claire unwittingly sparks uncontrollable jealousy in Maud, whose young lover has fallen in love with Claire. Maud decides to ...
Plot: s&m, casual sex, stepmother, nightclub, snow white, repeated scene, watching television, cello, eating an apple, playing violin, wood chopping, person in a car trunk ...
Time: 2010s
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95%
Me and My Sister (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A story of two sisters, one from the country with simpler attitudes who comes to stay for a short while with her sophisticated sister who lives in the big city.
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: breaking point, dull life, family relations, parents and children, sibling relationship, luxury, sibling rivalry, sister sister relationship, husband wife relationship, optimism, frigidity, strong female presence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: paris france, france
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79%
 6.2
 8K
Radioactive (2019)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France, USA, China, Hungary
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Tells the story of Nobel Prize winner Marie Curie and her extraordinary scientific discoveries — through the prism of her marriage to husband Pierre — and the seismic and transformative effects their discovery of radium had on the 20th century.
Style: emotional, realistic, serious, harsh, based on true events
Plot: nobel prize, scientific research, radiation, radioactivity, science, scientific discovery, chemistry, backfire, blueprint, nuclear power, nuclear, nuclear threat ...
Time: year 1945, year 1957, year 1961, year 1986, year 1934
Place: stockholm sweden, paris france, sweden, chernobyl, cleveland ohio ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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Coup de torchon (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 128 min.
Story: In 1938 in the french West Africa, Lucien Cordier is a weak and corrupted policeman despised by the local bad boys. His wife is openly cheating on him and he hasn't got any self-respect anymore. But when comes the occasion, his revenge will be ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, offbeat, french noir ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, pimp, infidelity, racism, voyeur, culture clash, crime, crimes, police corruption, love affair, small town ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century, pre world war two, year 1938
Place: africa, senegal, california
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75%
What's in a Name? (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Vincent, a wealthy real estate agent, is invited to dinner by his sister Elizabeth and her husband Peter, both professors in Paris. Claude, a childhood friend and trombonist in a symphony orchestra, is also present. Vincent brings news from the ...
Style: cynical, talky, captivating, thought provoking, realistic ...
Plot: under the surface, family problems, family secret, friends, disorder, couple relations, family gatherings, siblings relations, prank, joke, dinner party, best friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
The False Servant (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A young woman disguises herself as a knight to expose a gold-digging man divided between her and a Countess.
Plot: psychological manipulation, countess, broken engagement, gender identity, gold coin, maid, jealousy, breaking the fourth wall, flashlight, flirting, theater, love ...
Time: 18th century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
The African Doctor (2016)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Seyolo Zantoko is a doctor from Congo who wants to get away from dictatorship and he is hired by the mayor of a small village in the north of France. The locals fear Seyolo and his family as they have never seen African people before, and Seyolo and ...
Style: disturbing, sincere, entertaining, humorous, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night, teens
Plot: doctor, family, fish out of water, husband wife relationship, village, african, society, parents and children, male female relationship, couple relations, adaptation, escapades ...
Time: 70s, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Tales of Paris (1962)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The omnibus made of four separate romantic playlets, each with its own cast, director, and scenarist. "The Tale of Ella," directed by Jacques Poitrenaud, stars Dany Saval as an ambitious nightclub performer who very nearly messes up her ...
Style: anthology
Plot: male female relationship, compilation, husband wife relationship, taxi, sex, film producer, hollywood, actress, party, audition, marriage
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Student and Mister Henri (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Because of his wavering health, Monsieur Henri can no longer live alone in his Paris appartment. Particularly grumpy, he ends up nonetheless accepting his son Paul's suggestion that he let one of his rooms out to a young female student. Far ...
Style: captivating, sentimental, exciting, suspenseful, melancholic ...
Plot: father son conflict, old man, parent child relationship, father daughter conflict, father daughter relationship, seduction, infidelity, strong female lead, friendship, husband wife relationship, death, singing in a car ...
Place: paris france, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 7.1
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Term of Trial (1962)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Weir, an alcoholic schoolteacher, whose criminal record for refusing to fight during the Second World War has prevented him from progressing further in his teaching career, is looked upon with disdain by his headmaster, his pupils and even his wife. ...
Plot: teacher student relationship, injustice, confession, love, courtroom, marriage, revenge, teenage crush, tutor, false accusation of rape, parent, rejection ...
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
My Worst Nightmare (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Agathe runs an art gallery. Her husband François is a publisher. Together they have one son, and in every way seem to be the picture of normality — but emotions are stewing under the surface. All it takes is the arrival of a complete stranger for ...
Style: humorous, feel good, funny, entertaining, cynical ...
Audience: date night
Plot: older man younger woman, opposites attract, family relations, life turned upside down, self discovery, social differences, rich and poor, human nature, parents and children, power relations, society, bossy woman ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: france, paris france, europe, belgium
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58%
 5.3
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Cravate club (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Two architects and best friends have a difficult time sharing an office and their troubled private lives.
Plot: necktie, private club, champagne, friendship, gym, girl next door, attempted murder, friend, telephone, violence, infidelity
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 7.7
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The Postman (1994)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, France, Belgium
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Simple Italian postman learns to love poetry while delivering mail to a famous poet; he uses this to woo local beauty Beatrice.
Style: touching, sentimental, emotional, feel good, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: letter, poet, island, friendship, love, exile, communism, postman, romance, bohemian life, friends, native ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s
Place: italy, europe, naples italy, argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 7.0
 12K
Things to Come (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Nathalie teaches philosophy at a high school in Paris. She is passionate about her job and particularly enjoys passing on the pleasure of thinking. Married with two children, she divides her time between her family, former students and her very ...
Plot: strong female character, infidelity, divorce, ex husband ex wife relationship, husband wife relationship, mother daughter relationship, philosophy, high school teacher, female director, strong female lead, human animal relationship, crying ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Nine Days of One Year (1962)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Two young scientists are exploring new fields of nuclear physics. Dmitry Gusev and Ilya Kulikov are good friends, but rivals in love. Dmitry marries Lyolya and they live happily together. Luck has it that he makes an important discovery. ...
Plot: scientist, marriage crisis, nuclear, dysfunctional marriage, romantic rivalry, love, love triangle, radioactivity, risk, male female relationship, sickness, marriage ...
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50%
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Dry Cleaning (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Spain
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A bored couple takes in a young man who turns their lives inside out
Style: touching, psychological, sexual, sexy, talky ...
Plot: gays and lesbians, crumbling marriage, love and romance, gender, small town, transvestism, family relations, couples, siblings relations, love affair, store, couple relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, switzerland, europe, paris france
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50%
 7.2
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The Big Feast (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A group of men hire some prostitutes and go to a villa in the countryside. There, they engage in group sex and resolve to eat themselves to death.
Style: dark humor, humorous, satirical, art house, sexy ...
Plot: sex, sexual promiscuity, suicide, weekend, society, social decay, lifestyle, midlife crisis, sexual relations, friends, strong sexual content, gluttony ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: france, europe, paris france, turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Very Happy Alexander (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Alexandre, a young and honest farmer, is oppressed by an authoritarian wife, who makes him work like a dog. When she dies in a car crash, he decides to stay in bed, absolutely free and inactive. Just a dog is occupied to carry food and newspapers to ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic
Plot: overbearing, materialism, farm, social relations, friends, pets, crumbling marriage, lifestyle, small town life, friendship, small town, couple relations ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: france, europe
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47%
 5.2
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Mrs. Hyde (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Mrs. Géquil is an eccentric teacher despised by her colleagues and students. On a stormy night, she is struck by lightning and faints. When she wakes up, she feels different. Will she now be able to keep the powerful and dangerous Mrs. Hyde ...
Style: thought provoking, humorous, captivating, disturbing, psychotronic ...
Plot: teacher, high school, husband wife relationship, sleepwalking, transformation, classroom, laboratory, female protagonist, lightning, jekyll and hyde, narcissist, female teacher ...
Time: 2010s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Father and Sons (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Léo, un vieux père de famille ancien représentant de commerce, est prêt à tout pour retrouver l'affection de ses trois fils, David, Max et Simon. Il va même jusqu'à invoquer une maladie et une intervention chirurgicale pour les ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, touching, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: parents and children, dysfunctional family, family problems, eccentric family, family life, family gatherings, unemployment, father son relationship, fake illness, bittersweet, family relations, catastrophe ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: quebec, canada, montreal quebec, montreal, paris france
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46%
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My Friends (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Like in many other Monicelli movies, the main theme of Amici miei is friendship, seen from a rather bitter point of view. It tells the story of four middle-aged friends in Florence who organize together idle pranks (called zingarate, "gypsy ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, realistic, italian comedy
Plot: friendship, prank, joke, friends, architect, social relations, small town, small town life, buddies, screwball, disorder, friendship between men ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: italy, florence italy, tuscany, florence
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44%
 6.0
 38
George who? (1973)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The film depitcs the life of the French author George Sand.
Plot: male nudity, female nudity, historical event
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.1
 40
Just Love! (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Silvia’s father grants her permission to meet Dorante, the man she’s promised to in marriage, by pretending to be her servant Lisette, who in turn will play the role of her mistress.
Plot: female director, false name, body swapping, engagement, luxury hotel, marriage engagement, love, modern day adaptation, impossible love, master servant relationship, class differences, domestic servant
Place: paris france
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44%
Macadam Stories (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A drama about several lonely inhabitants of the same council estate, adapted by Benchetrit from his novel.
Style: absurd, social, humorous, melancholic, enigmatic
Plot: apartment building, neighbor neighbor relationship, neighbor, astronaut, man in a wheelchair, city life, social relations, irony, small town, culture clash, language, paradox ...
Time: 2010s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.4
 44
Playtime (1961)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A young American girl at a French boarding school develops a crush on an egotistical sculptor living next door. One night, driving in a drunken stupor, he runs over and kills a man, and she witnesses it.
Plot: adultery, seduction, sculptor, american abroad, infidelity, coffee, love, ferrari, chateau, hit and run, older man younger woman relationship, male female relationship ...
Place: paris france
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42%
At First Sight (1983)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In 1942 in occupied France, a Jewish refugee marries a soldier to escape deportation to Germany. Meanwhile a wealthy art student loses her first husband to a stray Resistance bullet; at the Liberation she meets an actor, gets pregnant, and marries ...
Style: sentimental, sincere, touching, psychological, gloomy ...
Plot: world war two, refugee, deportation, family relations, store, friendship, lesbian, lgbtq, lesbian interest, wartime life, school, infidelity ...
Time: 1950s, 50s, year 1942
Place: paris france, europe, france, alps, normandy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.2
 959
Arctic Heart (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A timid young grad student madly in love with her scientist boss offers her body to his research.
Style: light, captivating, enigmatic, humorous, medical drama
Plot: dna, experiment, penguins, laboratory, scientist, mutation, love, scientific research, human experiment, female director, woman in underwear, experiment gone awry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.5
 5K
100 Meters (2016)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain, Portugal
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Based on the incredibly true story of a Spanish man with Multiple Esclorosis who tried to finish an Iron-Man: 3,8km swimming, 180km cycling and 42 running. And he was told that he could not make 100 meters.
Style: touching, sincere, sentimental, captivating, based on true events
Plot: multiple sclerosis, swimming, optimism, love, suicide attempt, disability, sport, husband wife relationship, treatment, marriage, prank, diagnosis ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Tragic Burlesque (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Federal Republic of Yugoslavia, Bulgaria, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In a way of protesting for inhuman living conditions and the shortage of medications caused by the disintegration of Yugoslavia and its sanctions, a doctor in a hospital decides to close his clinic for mental illness. His wish is to return the ...
Plot: husband wife relationship, farce, old woman, mental patient, bride and groom, marriage, tragic event, wedding, old man, father son relationship, doctor, father in law daughter in law relationship ...
Place: serbia, belgrade
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%