Movies like The Past 2007

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The Past
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: gloomy, serious, sexual, realistic
Plot: couple relations, breakup, love and romance, couples, family problems, mentally unstable, crumbling marriage, downfall, introspection, obsession, down on your luck, unfulfillment, translator, remarry, bus accident, neglected child, sexual harassment, film within a film, stalking, cocaine, childbirth, vagina, child abduction, dildo, amnesia ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: latin america
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Open Hearts
Drama, Romance
Denmark
113 min.
 7.6
Where Am I Going?
Drama, Romance
Italy, France
129 min.
 7.5
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Most similar movies to The Past

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, sexual and gloomy films with plots about couples, love and romance, unfulfillment, infidelity, crumbling marriage, couple relations and family problems mostly in Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like The Past: Bedrooms (2010), Love Life (2009), A Year Without Love (2005), Come Undone (2010), Broken Sky (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Bedrooms
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: serious, emotional, realistic, sincere
Plot: couple relations, couples, single parent, twins, crumbling marriage, introspection, infidelity, breakup, love and romance, unfulfillment, family problems, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Love Life
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, captivating, realistic, emotional, sexual ...
Plot: strong sexual content, crumbling marriage, couple relations, infidelity, terminal illness, love and romance, cancer, sex, couples, life is a bitch, womanizer, human nature ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: holland, europe
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A Year Without Love
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Argentina
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A writer dying of AIDS searches for a cure and human interaction in the hospitals and sex clubs of Buenos Aires.
Style: serious, sexual, realistic, rough, sincere
Plot: gays and lesbians, writer's life, sexual relations, coming out, terminal illness, wrongfully committed, aids, gay sex, gender, life is a bitch, love and romance, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: argentina, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   87%
    User:   79%
 
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Come Undone
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, Switzerland, France
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Anna is an accountant for an important insurance firm and lives with her longterm lover Alessio - a man who longs for a stable longterm relationship with children, home, etc. Anna, feeling as though the fire has fizzled in that relationship takes up ...
Style: gloomy, serious, realistic, sincere, touching
Plot: infidelity, couple relations, love affair, extramarital affair, dishonesty, love and romance, unfulfillment, couples, crumbling marriage, forbidden love, dull life, family problems ...
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Broken Sky
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Mexico
Duration: 140 min.
Story: First-love movie involving love triangle. Gerardo is deeply in love with longtime lover Jonas. When Jonas falls for a stranger he met at a local nightclub, heartbroken Gerardo soon seeks solace in the arms of Sergio (Alejandro Rojo). Despite other ...
Style: serious, sexual, realistic, sexy, erotic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: gays and lesbians, romance, sexual relations, gender, college, love and romance, couples, infidelity, love triangle, college life, unfulfillment, betrayal ...
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Alexander the Last
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: sexual, serious, realistic, sincere, touching ...
Audience: date night
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The Last Supper
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: sexual, serious, realistic
Plot: crumbling marriage, love triangle, love and romance, couples, starting over, vengeance, couple relations, teachers and students, false accusation, unfulfillment, youth, family problems ...
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Antares
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: gloomy, serious, realistic, sexual, psychological
Plot: disco, hospital, elderly lovers, crumbling marriage, sex, introspection, infidelity, obsession, couple relations, dangerous attraction, destructive relationship, sexual relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: vienna
⇓ similarity ⇓
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    User:   74%
 
Kiss Me Again
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, emotional, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: crumbling marriage, human nature, romance, couple relations, family life, breakup, hopes, love and romance, couples, infidelity, love affair, true love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   71%
    User:   68%
 
 6.3
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Leaving
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Suzanne is a well to do married woman and mother in the south of France. Her idle bourgeois lifestyle gets her down and she decides to go back to work as a physiotherapist. Her husband agrees to fix up a consulting room for her in their backyard. ...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, captivating, tense ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: crumbling marriage, couple relations, forbidden love, romance, infidelity, love affair, family in crisis, doctor patient relationship, hospital, midlife crisis, breakup, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   69%
    User:   81%
 
 6.2
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Elena Undone
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: The wife of a pastor who preaches against homosexuality embarks on an affair with a female writer.
Style: serious, sexual, realistic, captivating, touching
Plot: gays and lesbians, fall in love, love and romance, romance, gender, best friends, crumbling marriage, infidelity, lesbian, couple relations, friendship, love affair ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   68%
    User:   80%
 
Charlotte Sometimes
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Michael, a young mechanic, is forced to choose between a daring tryst with an alluring stranger and the habitual comfort of his bittersweet obsession: his beautiful young roommate.
Style: serious, sexual, erotic, realistic, sexy ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: fall in love, gays and lesbians, young lovers, romance, crumbling marriage, couple relations, friendship, destructive relationship, forbidden love, love triangle, infidelity, looking for love ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   67%
    User:   68%
 
 5.3
 389
Whirlwind
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A hot, young and charming man with ulterior motives enters the lives of a tight-knit group of gay men in New York City and at first adds excitement and intrigue to their group, but events soon spiral out of control as he deliberately attempts to ...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, gloomy, sexual ...
Plot: best friends, gays and lesbians, urban, manipulations, infidelity, couple relations, sexual relations, gay couple, gay relationship, breakup, thirtysomething life, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
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    User:   68%
 
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Smokers Only
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Argentina
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A suicidal young singer named Reni (Cecilia Bengolea) is about to get kicked out of her band when she meets a male gigolo, Andres (Leonardo Brezicki), at an ATM after he picks her pocket. They begin an affair, and she decides to become a hooker so ...
Style: serious, gloomy, sexual, realistic, tense
Plot: gays and lesbians, prostitute, romance, destructive relationship, love affair, sexual relations, nightlife, male prostitute, twentysomething life, love and romance, couples, music band ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: argentina, latin america
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Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: As young French couple Gilles and Marion officially separate, we see, in reverse order, the milestone moments in their relationship: Gilles revealing his unfaithfulness at a tense dinner party; Marion giving birth to their premature son while Gilles ...
Style: gloomy, serious, realistic, tense, reflective ...
Plot: divorce, marriage, infidelity, romance, wedding, sex, rape, adultery, french, hotel, betrayal, relationships ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, sicily, paris france, italy
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System:   61%
    User:   66%
 
 5.9
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To the Wonder
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: After falling in love in Paris, Marina and Neil come to Oklahoma, where problems arise. Their church's Spanish-born pastor struggles with his faith, while Neil encounters a woman from his childhood.
Style: stylized, emotional, atmospheric, serious, meditative ...
Plot: romance, crumbling marriage, relationships, love, marriage, existentialism, introspection, dancing, loneliness, couple relations, dialogue, love affair ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, oklahoma, usa, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   64%
 
Looking for Cheyenne
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Cheyenne, a journalist, decides to leave Paris after being laid off and to settle down in the middle of nowhere, far from the society she hates.The trouble is that she leaves Sonia, her true love, behind. The latter, a teacher who loves her job, ...
Style: serious, gloomy, sexual, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: writer's life, romance, couple relations, singleness, countryside, unfulfilled love, breakup, lesbian, lesbian relationship, love and romance, politics, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france, bolivia, cleveland ohio, brazil ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   64%
 
Tuesday, After Christmas
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: gloomy, serious, talky, realistic, sincere
Plot: crumbling marriage, infidelity, new wave, couples, family problems, family relations, human nature, parents and children, family in crisis, breakup, dishonesty, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   45%
 
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The Falls: Testament of Love
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: The Falls: Testament of Love is a continuation of the story of RJ Smith and Chris Merrill, two Mormon missionaries that fell in love during their mission in a small town in Oregon. The boys haven't spoken in five years, but when an unexpected ...
Style: serious, emotional, sexual, realistic, touching
Plot: impossible love, love affair, unfulfilled love, reunion, love and romance, gay, unfulfillment, gays and lesbians, young lovers, coming out, crumbling marriage, dealing with death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: oregon, seattle washington, salt lake city utah
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System:   52%
    User:   57%
 
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Breathe In
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When a foreign exchange student arrives in a small upstate New York town, she challenges the dynamics of her host family's relationships and alters their lives forever.
Style: gloomy, serious, realistic, sincere, captivating
Plot: crumbling marriage, introspection, midlife crisis, infidelity, confrontation, under the surface, party, unfulfillment, couples, family problems, musician's life, human nature ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   57%
 
A Perfect Ending
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: This intimate drama follows Rebecca, a woman who has kept her sexuality a secret from her friends but chooses to reveal it to a stranger. While Rebecca's revelations may not yield the results she expects, a perfect ending is still in reach.
Style: serious, sexual, realistic, sincere, sexy ...
Plot: self discovery, gays and lesbians, strong sexual content, lesbian interest, infidelity, homosexuality, love affair, sexual relations, dishonesty, gender, love and romance, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   48%
 
The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Him
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: gloomy, serious, realistic, sincere, touching ...
Plot: crumbling marriage, couple relations, urban, unfulfillment, couples, love affair, life turned upside down, love and romance, disintegration, career change, little boy, father son relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
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System:   48%
    User:   55%
 
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Open Hearts
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Denmark
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Cecilie and Joachim are about to get married when a freak car accident leaves Joachim disabled, throwing their lives into a spin. The driver of the other car, Marie, and her family don’t get off lightly, either. Her husband Niels works in the ...
Style: realistic, touching, serious, gloomy, melancholic ...
Plot: hospital, infidelity, love, crumbling marriage, adultery, loneliness, romance, couple relations, tragedy, relationships, dogma, destructive relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: tokyo, denmark
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System:   48%
    User:   53%
 
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Angst
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: sexual, serious, emotional, realistic, touching
Plot: love and romance, romance, unfulfillment, couples, prostitute, family problems, terminal illness, crumbling marriage, infidelity, life is a bitch, psychologist, aids ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: berlin germany
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System:   45%
    User:   47%
 
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Leap Year
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Mexico
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Journalist Laura (Monica del Carmen) works at home, isolating herself from others. While she lies to her mother and brother, Raul (Marco Zapata), on the phone about having an active social life, Laura's days consist of gazing at her neighbors, ...
Style: gloomy, serious, realistic, sexual, captivating ...
Plot: destructive relationship, love affair, unsimulated sex, haunted by the past, danger, crying, brutality, couples, human nature, dangerous attraction, sexual relations, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   47%
 
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Antarctica
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: serious, gloomy, realistic, sentimental, sexual ...
Plot: gays and lesbians, strong sexual content, romance, couple relations, urban, looking for love, city life, gender, gay, lesbian, love and romance, introspection ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: israel, middle east, tel aviv israel
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System:   43%
    User:   44%
 
Where Am I Going?
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Tullio Hermil is a chauvinist aristocrat who flaunts his mistress to his wife, but when he believes she has been unfaithful he becomes enamored of her again.
Style: serious, gloomy, realistic, sexual, stylized ...
Plot: crumbling marriage, manipulations, obsession, romance, couple relations, destructive relationship, love triangle, infidelity, aristocrat, suicide, sexual relations, social differences ...
Time: 19th century, turn of the century, 1890s
Place: europe, italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   50%
 
Brownian Movement
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A psychiatrist's adulterous past continues to haunt her and her husband after they move to India.
Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic, sexual, touching
Plot: strong sexual content, crumbling marriage, doctors and patients, infidelity, dishonesty, couples, family problems, power relations, mentally unstable, couple relations, parents and children, family in crisis ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: belgium, brussels, brussels belgium, india
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System:   42%
    User:   45%
 

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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 ...
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Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When an American woman begins a dangerous relationship with an attractive immigrant worker, in order to save her marriage, she finds her true self.
Style: serious, gloomy, realistic, emotional, erotic ...
Audience: girls' night
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