Movies like The Past 2007

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The Past (2007)
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The Past (2007)
Original name: El Pasado
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Argentina, Brazil
Duration: 114 min.
Story: After 12 years, Sofía and Rímini decided to separate. While Rímini finds it easy to move on and start a new life, Sofía stays stuck in the past and constantly harasses him. She reappears again and again on Rímini's horizon to reconquer him, torture him or redeem him.
Style: serious, realistic, touching, melancholic, erotic, sexy, gloomy, sexual
Plot: breakup, obsession, couples, family problems, crumbling marriage, love and romance, introspection, downfall, couple relations, mentally unstable, unfulfillment, male female relationship, jealousy, ex husband ex wife relationship, sex scene, making love, translator, nudity (full frontal - brief), sexual content, down on your luck, remarry, sex, female nudity, kidnapping, photographer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: latin america

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and sexy films with plots about couples, love and romance, unfulfillment, couple relations, infidelity, crumbling marriage and family problems mostly in Drama, Romance and Biography genres. Some movies like The Past: Antares (2004), Bedrooms (2010), Not Easily Broken (2009), Alexander the Last (2009), Kiss Me Again (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Antares (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Austria
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A deadly car crash sets off three parallel stories of women at crisis points, faltering behind the doors of the same, plain Vienna apartment block.
Style: erotic, sexy, psychological, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: infidelity, explicit sex, sex, extramarital affair, betrayal, cheating wife, female masturbation, oral sex, erection, male female relationship, husband wife relationship, marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: vienna
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86%
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Bedrooms (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Bedrooms tells a story about the walls that separate people, the heartbreak and infidelity that's often the result and the redemption that comes from tearing those walls down. The film is told in 4 stories by 3 filmmakers. Three of the stories ...
Style: emotional, sentimental, captivating, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: breakup, love and romance, couple relations, introspection, family problems, family relations, twins, unfulfillment, infidelity, sexuality, multiple storylines, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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44%
Not Easily Broken (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A car accident and shifting affections test the bond between a married couple.
Style: emotional, sentimental, realistic, serious, uplifting
Audience: girls' night
Plot: ambition, couples, hopes, love and romance, family problems, relationship vs career, infidelity, crumbling marriage, couple relations, african american protagonist, christian, black cast ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Alexander the Last (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: An ensemble drama about a married actress, her sister and their myriad sexual and creative temptations.
Style: serious, touching, sincere, realistic, sexy ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love and romance, family problems, human nature, love triangle, artists and showbiz, crumbling marriage, actor's life, lifestyle, couples, family relations, siblings relations, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Kiss Me Again (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 139 min.
Story: A look at the lives of Carlo, Giulia, and their friends some 10 years after the events of L'Ultimo bacio.
Style: serious, realistic, emotional, captivating, melancholic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: infidelity, true love, love affair, couple relations, hopes, dishonesty, human nature, family life, love and romance, crumbling marriage, romance, breakup ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, rome italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
I Love You Too (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 99 min.
Story: While camping in France, Eric and Eddy fall in with two women. Eric talks to Silke, a Ugandan studying medicine in Holland. She tells him about her life and asks about the book he's writing: it's the story of his love affair with Reza. He ...
Style: erotic, psychological, serious, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: femdom, infidelity, couples, haunted by the past, dangerous attraction, romance, lifestyle, losing-it hero, family problems, sexual relations, destructive relationship, love affair ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Last Supper (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Iran
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Mrs. Mashreghi, who is a prominent university professor, is divorced from her husband. She leads a happy life for a while until one her students who is almost the same age of her daughter falls in love with her; a love which is completely rejected ...
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, touching, sexy ...
Plot: intolerance, starting over, love triangle, youth, crumbling marriage, love and romance, teachers and students, couple relations, false accusation, family relations, couples, family problems ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: iran
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Beautiful Youth (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Natalia and Carlos, both aged 20, are in love and struggling to survive in today’s Spain. Their limited resources prevent them from getting ahead as they’d like to. They have no great ambitions because they have no great hopes. To earn some ...
Style: serious, touching, realistic, sexy, surprise ending ...
Plot: unemployment, filmmaking, couple relations, male nudity, couples, unfulfillment, down on your luck, working class, nudity (full frontal - brief), female nudity, young lovers, sexual relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Someone I Loved (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy, Belgium, Hong Kong
Duration: 113 min.
Story: One night, Pierre decides to reveal his painful secret to his daughter-in-law, who's just been abandoned by her husband. Pierre's secret is about his secret love to Mathilde, the woman he left to instead follow an easier path in life.
Style: serious, realistic, touching, melancholic, captivating ...
Plot: unfulfilled love, haunted by the past, love affair, romance, couples, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, father daughter relationship, children, love, breakup, sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, 90s, contemporary, 20th century, 2000s
Place: france, hong kong, montreal
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Peter and Vandy (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Flashbacks and flash-forwards illustrate the rise and fall of a love affair between two New Yorkers.
Style: serious, sentimental, touching, realistic, intellectual ...
Audience: date night
Plot: sexual content, couples, fall in love, love affair, love and romance, lifestyle, couple relations, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, breakup, bittersweet, romance, unfulfillment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Tangled 8 (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: People from diverse social backgrounds, races and ages manage grief through its different phases.
Style: realistic, serious, talky, experimental, gloomy ...
Plot: couple relations, couples, unfulfilled love, love and romance, sexual content, unfulfillment, dealing with death
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Kreutzer Sonata (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A film by Bernard Rose, based on the novel by Leo Tolstoy with music by Ludwig Van Beethoven. Edgar Hudson meets Abby, a concert pianist, at a dinner party. Abby is involved with someone else but that doesn't stop the two from acting upon their ...
Style: erotic, sexy, serious, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: sexual abuse, couple relations, obsession, family problems, couples, life is a bitch, crumbling marriage, strong sexual content, dysfunctional marriage, infidelity, erotica, possessiveness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, beverly hills
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Him (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Told from the male perspective, the story of a couple trying to reclaim the life and love they once knew and pick up the pieces of a past that may be too far gone.
Style: psychological, serious, sincere, touching, realistic ...
Plot: life turned upside down, love affair, couple relations, crumbling marriage, love and romance, career change, husband wife relationship, breakup, couples, bar owner, suicide attempt, death of child ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
She's So Lovely (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Maureen is pregnant and her husband Eddie is missing. Nervous, Maureen shares a couple of drinks with neighbor Kiefer, who tries to rape her and then beats her. When Eddie returns and finds his wife bruised, he goes ballistic, shoots a paramedic and ...
Style: melancholic, serious, psychological, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: obsession, mental institution, dysfunctional family, mental illness, crumbling marriage, romance, love triangle, destructive relationship, couple relations, family problems, love and romance, mentally unstable ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Lovers & Leavers (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Finland
Duration: 117 min.
Story: This movie is about Iiris Vaara. She turns 30 and meets young director Marko. All dreams come true but does Marko share her dreams?
Style: realistic, sentimental, semi serious, sincere, melancholic ...
Plot: couples, hopes, romance, introspection, looking for love, love affair, innocence lost, couple relations, male female relationship, insomnia, sex scene, male nudity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Cages (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Belgium, France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Eve is an emergency medical technician who falls in love with Damien (Sagamore Stévenin), a handsome and caring man who runs a neighborhood bar in the Belgian countryside. When Damien and Eve become a couple, she joins him in looking after the bar ...
Style: serious, psychological, sexy, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: life turned upside down, couple relations, couples, family problems, hopes, misfit, dishonesty, love and romance, infidelity, bondage, husband wife relationship, car accident ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: belgium, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Tuesday, After Christmas (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Romania
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Paul Hanganu loves two women. Adriana his wife and the mother of their daughter, the woman with whom he's shared the thrills of the past ten years, and Raluca the woman who has made him redefine himself. He has to leave one of them before ...
Style: serious, sincere, talky, realistic, gloomy ...
Plot: extramarital affair, dentist, breakup, couples, family relations, crumbling marriage, family in crisis, family problems, crumbling relationship, dishonesty, parents and children, infidelity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Frontier of the Dawn (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A celebrity is caught by her husband with a young lover. She ends the relationship, but slowly goes insane and kills herself.
Style: atmospheric, serious, sentimental, melancholic, touching ...
Plot: love and romance, couples, tragic love, haunted by the past, obsession, love affair, fall in love, empire, unfulfillment, longing, jealousy, death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Sons & Lovers (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 192 min.
Story: Filmmaker Stephen Whittaker adapts author D.H. Lawrence's simmering tale of sex, love, and family. In the years leading up to World War I, the problems faced by many families were uncannily similar to the issues that mankind would still be ...
Style: serious, realistic, romantic, sincere
Plot: family relations, self discovery, couples, family problems, family in crisis, parents and children, dysfunctional family, romance, crumbling marriage, writer's life, love and romance, female nudity ...
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30%
One Night Stand (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In Los Angeles, Max Carlyle makes a good living directing commercials and has a happy home life with his wife, Mimi, and two children. When Carlyle travels to New York City to visit his friend Charlie, who has been diagnosed with AIDS, he has repeat ...
Style: sexy, melancholic, light, intense, touching ...
Plot: male female relationship, infidelity, love triangle, one night stand, friendship, lovers reunited, adultery, adaptation, justice, love affair, couple relations, family problems ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, los angeles, new york, california, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
A Good Lawyer's Wife (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Bored, horny, and frustrated, a woman begins an affair with a teenage boy.
Style: realistic, serious, atmospheric, emotional, erotic ...
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, older woman younger man sex, sexual content, sexually frustrated woman, love affair, family problems, infidelity, adultery, voyeur, family relations, love and romance, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, korea
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29%
Nine Chronicles for a Screaming Heart (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Brazil
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In a mosaic of human relationships and day-to-day situations, men and women of different ages feel a pressing need to reinvent themselves. As they cross each other's paths, they all are at a turning point in their lives.
Style: realistic, semi serious, touching, captivating, romantic ...
Plot: introspection, couple relations, starting over, hopes, couples, solitude, changing lives, romantic relationship, relationships, self discovery, love and romance, male female relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: brazil
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28%
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Angst (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Oskar Roehler's drama Der Alte Affe Angst (Angst) is about the dissolution of a couple. Robert (Andre Hennicke) and Marie (Marie Baumer) have little in common other than their sex life. Since Robert is going through a bout with impotency, they ...
Style: realistic, serious, emotional, touching, sexy ...
Plot: terminal illness, lifestyle, life is a bitch, relationship problems, crumbling marriage, family problems, infidelity, romance, dysfunctional marriage, husband wife relationship, depression, father son relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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The Cowards who Looked to the Sky (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 141 min.
Story: Based on the award-winning novel of the same name, this boldly erotic yet movingly tender portrait of a group of vulnerable, variously wounded people — a depressed housewife, her high-school-aged lover, and his best friend, who is struggling to ...
Style: emotional, realistic, serious, touching, sexual ...
Plot: couples, love and romance, estrangement, infidelity, love affair, unfulfillment, strong sexual content, japanese woman, cosplay, relationships, love interest, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan
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28%
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Alone (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Turkey
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Alper is in his mid 30s and a good chef at his own restaurant. He loves luxury and spends his life with one-night stands and paid love. One day, his life changes utterly as he walks into a second-hand shop where he first encounters Ada who is in her ...
Style: serious, realistic, sentimental, sincere, melancholic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: couple relations, couples, romance, bittersweet, chef, cooking and food, love and romance, sexual content, breakup, estrangement, casual sex, free spirited ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: turkey, istanbul turkey
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28%
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Wild Grass (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Marguerite loses her wallet, and it's found by Georges, a seemingly happy head of family. As he looks through the wallet and examines the photos of Marguerite, he finds he's fascinated with her and her life, and soon his curiosity about ...
Style: serious, touching, realistic, sentimental, light ...
Plot: dentist, couples, love and romance, haunted by the past, couple relations, husband wife relationship, love, self discovery, love affair, unfulfillment, impulsiveness, mysterious past ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france
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28%
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Stricken (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Handsome Dutchman Stijn is the star of an advertising agency with his buddy Frenk and a hot womanizer. The boys start their own agency and Stijn marries colleague Carmen, who accepts his incurable greed for truly meaningless one-night-stands. Even ...
Style: serious, realistic, sentimental, emotional, captivating ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: cancer, husband wife relationship, self discovery, cancer patient, adultery, infidelity, womanizer, crumbling relationship, family problems, life turned upside down, life is a bitch, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: holland, europe
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28%
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Cafe Setareh (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Iran
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Filmmaker Saman Moghadam details the struggles of three women living in an antiquated district of Tehran in this emotionally resonant drama. Fabria's husband has been morally corrupted, and now it's up to her to take charge of the small ...
Style: touching, sentimental, sincere, psychological, emotional ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: fall in love, couples, love and romance, romance, couple relations, hopes, unfulfilled love, society, human nature, family problems, life is a bitch, bittersweet ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: iran
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28%
Love Sick: Secrets of a Sex Addict (2008)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Sue Silverman feels 'neglected' in bed by her hard-working husband Andrew and serially seduces men to 'meaningless' motel sex, even Rick Hudson, a contractor and fellow fund-raiser. After being swept into bed at work by French ...
Style: realistic, serious, touching, psychological, sexy ...
Plot: obsession, sex addict, infidelity, introspection, addiction, sexual relations, couples, life is a bitch, doctors and patients, crumbling marriage, abuse, adultery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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27%
The Woman Who Dreamed of a Man (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Denmark, Norway, Sweden, Poland, France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A famous Danish artist and fashion photographer who leads an eventful life and is always travelling, meets a man who immediately awakens strong feelings in her. This unexpected encounter sparks a decisive turning point in her life and they begin a ...
Style: captivating, realistic, stylized, serious, erotic ...
Plot: cheating wife, dangerous attraction, obsession, couples, romance, love affair, destructive relationship, unfulfillment, betrayal, male female relationship, secret, photographer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, paris france, eastern europe, warsaw poland
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27%