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, sexual, sexy, gloomy
Plot: breakup, obsession, family problems, couples, crumbling marriage, couple relations, love and romance, introspection, downfall, mentally unstable, unfulfillment, male female relationship, translator, jealousy, ex husband ex wife relationship, remarry, down on your luck, sexual content, profanity, nudity (full frontal - brief), vagina, sex, female nudity, sex scene, memory loss ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: latin america

Most similar movies to The Past

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, crumbling marriage, family problems and infidelity 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, serious, realistic, sexual ...
Plot: cheating wife, infidelity, betrayal, couple relations, extramarital affair, introspection, destructive relationship, sexual relations, dangerous attraction, obsession, crumbling marriage, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: vienna
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 4.3
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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, psychological, captivating, serious ...
Plot: breakup, love and romance, couple relations, introspection, family relations, family problems, unfulfillment, twins, infidelity, sexuality, multiple storylines, single parent ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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: realistic, sentimental, emotional, uplifting, serious
Plot: love and romance, couples, hopes, ambition, relationship vs career, family problems, couple relations, crumbling marriage, infidelity, african american protagonist, bittersweet, sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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: sincere, touching, serious, realistic, contemplative ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love and romance, family problems, love triangle, human nature, love affair, couple relations, couples, family relations, siblings relations, lifestyle, actor's life, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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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, touching ...
Audience: date night
Plot: infidelity, couple relations, love affair, true love, hopes, dishonesty, breakup, family life, human nature, parents separation, family problems, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, rome italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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, touching, captivating, sexy ...
Plot: love triangle, starting over, crumbling marriage, youth, love and romance, teachers and students, couple relations, false accusation, family problems, couples, family relations, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: iran
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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: psychological, serious, realistic, erotic, exciting ...
Plot: losing-it hero, romance, lifestyle, couples, haunted by the past, dangerous attraction, sexual relations, love affair, infidelity, couple relations, family problems, destructive relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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: sentimental, touching, serious, realistic, non-linear
Audience: date night
Plot: couples, fall in love, love affair, sexual content, couple relations, lifestyle, love and romance, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, breakup, romance, unfulfillment, bittersweet ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Someone I Loved (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy, Belgium
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, captivating, melancholic ...
Plot: unfulfilled love, love affair, haunted by the past, romance, couples, breakup, father daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, love and romance, unfulfillment, road not taken ...
Time: 21st century, 90s, contemporary, 20th century, 2000s ...
Place: france, montreal, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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: touching, serious, realistic, surprise ending, suspense ...
Plot: unemployment, filmmaking, couple relations, working class, down on your luck, unfulfillment, couples, sexual content, young lovers, sexual relations, photograph, assault ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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: serious, psychological, realistic, melancholic, talky ...
Plot: obsession, mental institution, mental illness, romance, crumbling marriage, destructive relationship, love triangle, couple relations, dysfunctional family, mentally unstable, family problems, infidelity ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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, touching, sincere, serious, realistic ...
Plot: life turned upside down, love affair, couple relations, career change, love and romance, crumbling marriage, couples, husband wife relationship, breakup, break up, urban, unfulfillment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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, touching, melancholic ...
Plot: couples, tragic love, haunted by the past, love and romance, obsession, love affair, falling in love, fall in love, unfulfillment, longing, crying, jealousy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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, serious, sexy, psychological thriller, captivating ...
Plot: sexual abuse, couple relations, obsession, family problems, couples, crumbling marriage, life is a bitch, strong sexual content, dysfunctional marriage, infidelity, possessiveness, strong violent content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, beverly hills
⇓ 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: romance, hopes, looking for love, introspection, couples, couple relations, love affair, innocence lost, male female relationship, male nudity, insomnia, blind date ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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: sincere, serious, realistic, contemplative, talky ...
Plot: dentist, family in crisis, crumbling marriage, breakup, couples, family relations, dishonesty, crumbling relationship, family problems, parents and children, extramarital affair, infidelity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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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: psychological, serious, sexy, suspenseful, sexual ...
Plot: couple relations, life turned upside down, couples, family problems, hopes, love and romance, dishonesty, misfit, infidelity, bar, husband wife relationship, bondage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, belgium
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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, touching, realistic, serious, melancholic ...
Plot: male female relationship, friendship, lovers reunited, infidelity, love triangle, couples, family problems, couple relations, love affair, unfulfillment, dishonesty, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, new york, los angeles, california, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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 5K
Coming Home (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: China, France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Lu and Feng are a devoted couple forced to separate when Lu is arrested and sent to a labor camp as a political prisoner during the Cultural Revolution. He finally returns home only to find that his beloved wife no longer remembers him.
Style: serious, emotional, atmospheric, touching, realistic
Plot: love and romance, hopes, political unrest, reunion, couples, crime and punishment, breakup, labor camp, family problems, state affairs, political prisoner, cultural revolution ...
Time: 20th century
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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: touching, realistic, serious, psychological, sexy ...
Plot: infidelity, introspection, obsession, life is a bitch, couples, addiction, sexual relations, doctors and patients, crumbling marriage, sex addict, abuse, adultery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Don't Look Down (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Argentina, France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A sexy Spanish siren named Elvira schools a young man in tantric lovemaking.
Style: realistic, serious, sexy, humorous, sexual
Plot: sexual pleasure, fondling, love and romance, couples, sexual relations, lesson, sex scene, sleepwalking, eroticism, sex, training, lust ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: buenos aires argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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 189
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: self discovery, family relations, writer's life, love and romance, crumbling marriage, romance, family in crisis, dysfunctional family, parents and children, couples, family problems, unfulfillment ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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 456
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: touching, emotional, realistic, serious, sexy ...
Plot: terminal illness, lifestyle, life is a bitch, crumbling marriage, infidelity, family problems, relationship problems, romance, dysfunctional marriage, husband wife relationship, prostitute, father son relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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A Good Lawyer's Wife (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Bored, horny, and frustrated, a woman begins an affair with a teenage boy.
Style: realistic, serious, atmospheric, emotional, gloomy
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, older woman younger man sex, love affair, family problems, infidelity, adultery, family relations, love and romance, parents and children, couples, sexual content, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.0
 732
Antarctica (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Israel
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Set in Tel Aviv, focuses on an interconnected group of friends and their various relationships. At the center is the adorably bookish Omer, about to turn 30, who still hasn't found himself, and his free-spirited best friend Miki, who both end ...
Style: touching, sentimental, serious, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: gay, family relations, introspection, hopes, love and romance, romance, lifestyle, couple relations, fall in love, gender, gays and lesbians, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: israel, middle east, tel aviv israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.8
 785
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: psychological, sentimental, sincere, touching, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: fall in love, couple relations, romance, unfulfilled love, hopes, society, family problems, love and romance, couples, human nature, life is a bitch, cafe ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: iran
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.1
 653
Cupid & Cate (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Cate has a small boutique where she sells vintage clothes. She is dating some snob whose mother thinks that Cate is a second class citizen because of her line of work. Harry meets Cate and they fall in love instantly. Francesca is a doctor who finds ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, touching, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: looking for love, fall in love, family relations, breakup, couples, family problems, love and romance, romance, couple relations, human spirit, male female relationship, siblings relations ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.2
 4K
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: touching, serious, realistic, sentimental, captivating ...
Plot: dentist, couples, love and romance, couple relations, haunted by the past, husband wife relationship, wallet, whiskey, love affair, unfulfillment, family relations, red hair ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.8
 19K
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, exciting, sincere ...
Audience: date night
Plot: couple relations, romance, couples, cooking and food, chef, bittersweet, breakup, love and romance, sexual content, estrangement, casual sex, free spirited ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: turkey, istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.2
 11K
Climates (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Turkey, France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Man was made to be happy for simple reasons and unhappy for even simpler ones – just as he is born for simple reasons and dies for even simpler ones... Isa and Bahar are two lonely figures dragged through the ever-changing climate of their inner ...
Style: psychological, realistic, serious, contemplative, gloomy
Plot: family relations, couple relations, crumbling marriage, family problems, couples, unsupportive spouse, dishonesty, sexual relations, vacation, snow, rape, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: turkey, istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%