Movies like Parallel Lives

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Parallel Lives (1994)
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Parallel Lives
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A college reunion turns into a tangled web of passion, romance and intrigue as old friends and enemies catch up with each other's lives. Includes a long list of stars.
Style: offbeat
Plot: class reunion, reunion, weekend, fraternity, senator, hustler, old friend, lingerie, fight, murder, secret
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The Class
Comedy, Romance
USA
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 7.8
Classmates
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful and semi serious films with plots about reunion, couples, murder, love and romance, class reunion, friendship and crimes mostly in Drama, Thriller and Romance genres. Some movies like Parallel Lives: Something Wild (1986), Everything Relative (1996), The Simian Line (2000), Since You've Been Gone (1998), Lifeguard (1976). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Something Wild
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A free-spirited woman "kidnaps" a yuppie for a weekend of adventure. But the fun quickly takes a dangerous turn when her ex-con husband shows up.
Style: road movie, sexy, clever, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: violence, romance, road trip, chase, on the road, dangerous attraction, sex, crime, crimes, culture clash, love and romance, nudity (topless - notable) ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, california, virginia
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Everything Relative
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Old college chums get together for a weekend reunion that is bound to open old wounds and perhaps heal them. New romances find a spark while old ones rekindle.
Plot: lesbian, female homosexuality, class reunion, hollywood, recovering alcoholic, weekend, political activist, death of lover, infertility, aids, mexican american, reunited friends ...
Place: massachusetts
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The Simian Line
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The Simian Line is an American improvisational film, released in 2001. When Katharine (Lynn Redgrave) throws a party on Halloween, a psychic called Arnita (Tyne Daly) predicts that one of the three couples present at the party will break up by the ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, offbeat, realistic, touching
Plot: battle of the sexes, crumbling marriage, introspection, infidelity, looking for love, singleness, prediction, doubt, family gatherings, dull life, thirtysomething life, ghost ...
Time: 20s
Place: new jersey, usa, new york
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System:   77%
    User:   65%
 
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Since You've Been Gone
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The story of a 10th anniversary High School reunion, told through the eyes of a doctor who was humiliated on graduation day by being badly beaten up by a fellow graduate.
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous, witty
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: couple relations, friendship, high school, romance, looking for love, singleness, adolescence vs adulthood, high school life, student life, twentysomething life, thirtysomething life, nothing goes right ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, chicago illinois
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Lifeguard
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Rick is a Los Angeles County lifeguard who is in his thirties. At his 15-year high school reunion, he sees his old girlfriend who is now a divorced mother. After falling in love with her, Rick considers changing his career and lifestyle.
Style: talky, semi serious, realistic, psychological
Plot: introspection, high school, midlife crisis, road not taken, beach, unfulfillment, human nature, reunion, hopes, youth, ladykiller, rescue ...
Time: 30s
Place: california, southern california
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The Class
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: A group of 20-somethings are linked through attending the same third-grade class. An impromptu reunion begins on the 20th anniversary of the day they all met and each is wondering if they'll have anything in common. Some are eager to show off, ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sexual
Plot: singleness, high school, adolescence vs adulthood, school, romance, coming out, twentysomething life, thirtysomething life, class reunion, love and romance, youth, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Beautiful Girls
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: During a snowy winter in the small fictional town of Knight"s Ridge, Massachusetts, a group of lifelong buddies hang out, drink and struggle to connect with the women who affect their decisions, dreams and desires.
Style: talky, realistic, semi serious, clever, humorous ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: small town, coming of age, friendship, buddies, relationships, drinking, mentor, human nature, love, unlikely friendships, high school, adolescence ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new england, usa, new jersey
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System:   61%
    User:   68%
 
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Freeze Me
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Chihiro is raped by three men and it is captured on video camera. She leaves her hometown and prepares to marry a colleague five years later, when one of the rapists arrives and says the others are on their way. He behaves like her long-lost lover ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Plot: mind game, vengeance, obsession, murder, haunted by the past, woman in danger, crimes, danger, deadly, rivalry, gang, reunion ...
Time: 90s
Place: japan
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System:   58%
    User:   50%
 
Sisters of Death
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: During an all-girl secret society initiation, one of the new members is killed playing Russian Roulette. Many years later the survivors are invited for a reunion to a lavish estate, which turns out to be owned by the crazed father of the girl who ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, scary, rough ...
Plot: high school, gory, danger, deadly, survival, vengeance, isolation, murder, siblings relations, reunion, curses spells and rituals, woman in danger ...
Time: 70s
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System:   57%
    User:   55%
 
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The Illusionist
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Czech Republic
Duration: 110 min.
Story: With his eye on a lovely aristocrat, a gifted illusionist named Eisenheim uses his powers to win her away from her betrothed, a crowned prince. But Eisenheim's scheme creates tumult within the monarchy and ignites the suspicion of a dogged ...
Style: stylized, atmospheric, surprise ending, suspense, twists and turns ...
Plot: romance, magic, mystery, love, obsession, murder, investigation, supernatural, period piece, police investigation, conspiracy, rivalry ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1890s, 1870s, victorian era ...
Place: vienna, austria, england, europe, london
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The Great Thaw
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 108 min.
Plot: class reunion, snooker, estranged son, passive aggressive woman, passive aggressive behavior, estranged daughter, blood on face, older man younger woman relationship, urination, sex scene, underwater scene, fight ...
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System:   55%
    User:   55%
 
The Tao of Steve
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Underachieving, overweight kindergarten teacher Dex finds a woman who forces him to reexamine his Zen-like system of seduction.
Style: talky, clever, realistic, witty, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: romance, philosophy, friendship, drinking, unlikely couple, relationships, dialogue, introspection, mentor, women, midlife crisis, physical appearance ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new mexico, usa, new jersey, california, kindergarten
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System:   54%
    User:   61%
 
 4.5
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Alligator Eyes
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Three young New York men decide to travel South for a few days away from the Big Apple. They pick up a beautiful, mysterious young sight less woman with a strange and unsettling past. All three are captivated and fascinated by her, but can she be ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, surprise ending
Plot: on the road, drugs/alcohol, best friends, theme park, mysterious character, desert, strong sexual content, manipulations, island, femme fatale, battle of the sexes, hostages ...
Time: 80s
Place: north carolina, manhattan new york city
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System:   53%
    User:   52%
 
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Terror Stalks the Class Reunion
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A beautiful young detective goes to the rescue of a teacher kidnapped by a former student.
Plot: teacher, obsession, murder, class reunion, investigation, danger, hostage, kidnapping
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The Passion of Darkly Noon
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Germany, Belgium
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Desire torments a former cultist taking refuge at the home of a scantily clad woman whose husband is away.
Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic, sexual, psychological ...
Plot: romance, obsession, countryside, in the woods, mystery, love and romance, mentally unstable, mute or deaf, psychopath, self discovery, isolation, deadly ...
Time: 90s
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System:   47%
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Cat Chaser
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A Miami hotel owner finds danger when be becomes romantically involved with the wife of a deposed general from the Dominican Republic where he fought many years back.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, sexy, sexual ...
Plot: betrayal, forbidden love, crime, love affair, hotel, crimes, dishonesty, love and romance, soldier, infidelity, intrigue, rescue ...
Time: 80s
Place: florida, miami, usa, dominican republic
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System:   46%
    User:   44%
 
Peggy Sue Got Married
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Peggy Sue faints at a Highschool reunion. When she wakes up she finds herself in her own past, just before she finished school.
Style: sentimental, semi serious, feel good, humorous, stylized ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: high school, destiny, time travel, romance, introspection, divorce, couple relations, childhood, road not taken, adolescence, americana, teenager ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, future, 1950s, 60s ...
Place: california, new jersey
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System:   46%
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Classmates
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 175 min.
Story: The story revolves around the college graduate class of 1992. In 2006, working in different corners of the world, the friends get together for a class reunion to revive the joy and laughter of their student days. Shockingly, on the night of the ...
Plot: mystery, malayalam, tragic love, suicide attempt, police, friendship, politician, election, reunion, friend, college, classmate
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System:   46%
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The Redeemer: Son of Satan!
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Six people are trapped within the confines of their old high school during their 10th high school reunion with a psychotic, masked preacher who kills them off for their sinful lives they have made for themselves.
Style: suspenseful, serious, surreal, scary, mind bending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gory, high school, serial killer, slasher, school, prank, psychopath, crimes, deadly, youth, clergy, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 70s
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System:   45%
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Separate Lives
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The e-cop Tom Beckwith has just quit his police job in order to study psychology. But his professor, Lauren Porter, is more interested in his criminology abilities than in his progress in psychology. Because of traumatic circumstances during her ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, mind bending, psychological
Plot: amateur detective, crime, mystery, mentally unstable, protagonist as suspect, split personality, legal investigation, obsession, manipulations, mental illness, psychology, police ...
Time: 90s
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System:   43%
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Hunting Buddies
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Lifelong friends Layne, Riley, Dom and Jake return to their home town in Minnesota for their annual hunting trip...but this year is different. Animosity is running high and each one of them is wrestling with their own demons - the once inseparable ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, sincere, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: buddies, friendship, wilderness, missing person, reunion, friends, survival, crimes, escapades, partners, disintegration, violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: minnesota, usa
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System:   43%
    User:   38%
 
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The D Train
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: With his 20th reunion looming, Dan can’t shake his high school insecurities. In a misguided mission to prove he’s changed, Dan rekindles a friendship with the popular guy from his class and is left scrambling to protect more than just his ...
Plot: high school reunion, overweight man, classmate classmate relationship, clothed female naked male, sex scene, 14 year old, gay kiss, gay, virgin, high school, nightclub, low self esteem ...
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System:   42%
    User:   36%
 
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The D Train
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: All his life, Dan Landsman (Jack Black) has never been the cool guy. That's about to change - if he can convince Oliver Lawless (Marsden), the most popular guy from his high school who's now the face of a national Banana Boat ad campaign, ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: reunion, thirtysomething life, buddies, friendship, friends, first gay sexual experience, sex scene, male male kiss, gay sex, male friendship, bisexuality, business trip ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
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System:   42%
    User:   38%
 
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Haunting Sarah
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A mother dealing with the death of her young son, learns that her niece is in contact with his spirit.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary, mind bending ...
Plot: college, elderly lovers, pregnancy, mystery, ocean or sea, unlikely couple, dealing with death, opposites attract, violence spree, adoption, halloween party, halloween ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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System:   40%
    User:   38%
 
Shot in the Heart
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: AND YOU'RE TO BLAME! Honey, you give love a bad name. (The story of a man coming to terms with the sins and secrets of his notorious brother and, in the process, exploring the legacy of violence in his own family.)
Style: bleak, talky, serious, realistic, tense ...
Plot: juvenile delinquency, crime, redemption, sexual abuse, prison, death row, courtroom drama, murder, false accusation, haunted by the past, price of justice, prison life ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa, utah
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System:   39%
    User:   36%
 
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Fermat's Room
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Four mathematicians who do not know each other are invited by a mysterious host on the pretext of resolving a great enigma. The room in which they find themselves turns out to be a shrinking room that will crush them if they do not discover in time ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, tense, psychological ...
Plot: mystery, mathematics, mysterious character, mind game, isolation, riddles and clues, danger, hospital, secret, science, confined, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
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System:   39%
    User:   34%
 
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Below Utopia
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Daniel returns to his family's mansion for the holidays along with his girlfriend Susanne. His family's seemingly-utopian existence is overshadowed by not only the death of Daniel's brother, but also by Daniel's failure to live ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, crimes, crime gone awry, family gatherings, crime, heist, sensuality, home invasion, mansion, reunion, chases and races, confined ...
Time: 90s
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System:   38%
    User:   40%
 
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Wasted
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A group of high school friends reunite in their hometown for the funeral of an old buddy, 'Bender'; they will spend a weekend struggling to accept that Bender escaped what they can't - adulthood.
Style: humorous, semi serious, sexual, realistic, touching
Plot: college, buddies, coming of age, high school, high school life, youth, friends, best friends, haunted by the past, reunion, twentysomething life, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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System:   37%
    User:   42%
 

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Forgotten
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: During their childhood, Hanna and Clarissa were best friends. They spent every vacation together in an old summer house on a small island. Shortly after Hanna’s 9th birthday, they suddenly lost touch and only meet again unexpectedly 25 years ...
Style: serious, tense, atmospheric, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: friendship, mystery, haunted by the past, island, ghost, uncover truth, reunion, life is a bitch, supernatural, friends, overdose, baltic sea ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany
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System:   37%
    User:   35%
 
Everybody's All-American
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Louisiana football star Gavin Grey had it all. He was an All-American champion who married his high-school sweetheart, homecoming queen Babs Rogers, and who was a hero to his hometown. Yet after a failed professional career, Gavin realizes that fame ...
Style: serious, realistic, sentimental, sincere, touching ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: college, friendship, football, sport, athlete's life, gambling, unlikely friendships, death, crumbling marriage, romance, couple relations, segregation ...
Time: 80s, 1950s
Place: louisiana, usa
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System:   36%
    User:   41%
 
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