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Pater
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: filmmaking, buddies, artists and showbiz, friends, french politics, role playing, ethics, bakery, business ethics, video camera, politics, prime minister, money, handshake
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france, paris france
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Venus in Fur
Drama
France, Poland
96 min.
 7.2
Porto of My Childhood
Drama
Portugal, France
61 min.
 7.4
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, sincere and gloomy films with plots including friends, friendship, artists and showbiz, couples, lifestyle, unfulfillment and hopes themes mostly in Drama, Comedy and Music genres. Some movies like Pater: Atomic Age (2012), Wandering Streams (2010), A Burning Hot Summer (2011), The Disintegration (2011), Venus in Fur (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Atomic Age
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 67 min.
Style: sincere, serious, realistic
Plot: buddies, on the road, friendship, teenage life, urban, youth, friends, city life, coming out, gender, lifestyle, best friend, poet, desperation, friendship between boys, darkness, devotion, nightclub, cigarette smoking, dancing, kiss
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
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System:   95%
    User:   100%
 
Wandering Streams
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 94 min.
Style: serious, sentimental, touching, realistic
Plot: drugs/alcohol, elderly lovers, golden years, countryside, elderly, buddies, village, aging, friendship, looking for love, looking for sex, sexual relations, love and romance, couples, friends, fishing pole, wine bottle, hedonism, dance hall, old friend, old man, loneliness, skinny dipping, widower, car, senior citizen, older man younger woman relationship, old woman, caravan, fishing, female full frontal nudity, car accident, sex, wine
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   91%
    User:   85%
 
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A Burning Hot Summer
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy, Switzerland
Duration: 95 min.
Style: serious, gloomy, sexual, realistic, tense, psychological
Plot: fall in love, love and romance, love triangle, friendship, human nature, sexual relations, breakup, artists and showbiz, friends, couples, female nudity, male nudity, watching someone, loss of girlfriend, fascist, double standard, bmw, duffel bag, sadness, sketching, panic attack, communist, chinese restaurant, snorting cocaine, luck, sermon, death of girlfriend, praying, wrapped in a towel, spaghetti, filmmaking, bible, street life, sidewalk cafe, suicide attempt, hate, holding hands, unhappiness, best friend, cocaine, catholic, crucifix, asking for forgiveness, street market, neck brace, actor, actress, sleepwalking, arrest, kissing
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france, italy, rome italy
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System:   81%
    User:   79%
 
The Disintegration
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 78 min.
Style: serious, gloomy, realistic, rough
Plot: buddies, teaching the ways of the world, dishonesty, rebellion, society, friends, power relations, social misfits, fighting the system, manipulations, rebelliousness, twentysomething life, misfit, lifestyle, indoctrination, basic training, job seeking, terrorist attack, martyrdom, cleaning lady, interracial couple, car bomb, terrorism, religion, nato, brother brother conflict, religious fundamentalist, jihad, ethnic conflict, praying, religious fanatic, islam, unemployment, mosque, death of son, muslim, racism, explosion, job interview, death
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: europe, france, brussels belgium
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   77%
    User:   70%
 
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Venus in Fur
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Poland
Duration: 96 min.
Style: psychological, sexual, witty, tense, serious, surreal, realistic, erotic, sexy, intellectual, dark, cerebral, absurd, talky, enigmatic, earnest, interesting, clever, atmospheric, melancholic, reflective, harsh, stylized, suspenseful
Plot: bdsm, theater, audition, obsession, actor's life, sexuality, battle of the sexes, surrealism, mentor, pornography, greed, alter ego, relationships, mind game, psychology, adaptation, corruption, artists and showbiz, storytelling, runaway, censorship, art, mental illness, crazy, dialogue, crime gone awry, power relations, character study, filmmaking, farce, insanity, identity, violence, french, writers, catastrophe, rivalry, dreams, alternate reality, existentialism, serial killer, vengeance, drinking, theatre play, feminism, eroticism, masochism, machismo, seduction, literature
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 19th century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   73%
    User:   61%
 
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The Moon Child
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Style: emotional, serious, gloomy, realistic, sincere
Plot: doctors and patients, friendship, child illness, friends, power relations, life is a bitch, first sex, rugby, man boy relationship, stadium, disease, illness, sunlight, medical examination, cave, hospital, teenager, teenage boy, beach, hotel room, female nudity, underwear, love, doctor patient relationship, boy
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   67%
    User:   64%
 
Woman Is the Future of Man
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea, France
Duration: 88 min.
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, sentimental, gloomy, touching, psychological
Plot: love triangle, sexual relations, romance, college, lovers reunited, friends, love and romance, couples, fall in love, buddies, contests and competitions, obsession, man-woman relation, friendship, reunion, filmmaking, artists and showbiz, unfulfillment, longing, lifestyle, moaning, reminiscence, chinese restaurant, misogyny, premature ejaculation, blow job, old friend, soccer, sleeping on a couch, memory, taxi, male nudity, female nudity, rape, sex, scarf, neighbor, shower, drunkenness, snow, dog, flashback, husband wife relationship
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   64%
    User:   64%
 
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Poison Friends
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Style: talky, clever, serious, realistic, biting, witty, psychological, thought provoking, tense, cynical
Plot: manipulations, student life, university, college, youth, friendship, power relations, betrayal, teachers and students, college life, friends, advice, scholarship, guide, success, novel, army, loyalty, actor, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, student
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   64%
    User:   57%
 
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Man at Bath
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 72 min.
Style: serious, sexual, realistic, emotional, erotic, sincere
Plot: gays and lesbians, introspection, self discovery, sexual relations, breakup, artists and showbiz, gender, couples, couple relations, family problems, spouse leaving, male nudity, pubic hair, doomed romance, money problems, masturbation, erotica, sex, cigarette smoking
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   60%
 
My Little Princess
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Style: serious, sincere, realistic, captivating
Plot: innocence lost, parents and children, eccentric family, urban, city life, fish out of water, odd couple, artists and showbiz, misfit, partners, family relations, disorder, lifestyle, erotic photography, mother daughter conflict, suicide threat, classroom, model, female full frontal nudity, female nudity, dress, death, mother daughter relationship, school
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   60%
    User:   60%
 
My Wife's Romance
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Style: twists and turns, serious, gloomy, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: missing person, crimes, dishonesty, neo noir, crime, femme fatale, protagonist as suspect, manipulations, friendship, infidelity, law enforcement, couples, friends, power relations, missing husband, debt, lawyer, police, dog
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   60%
    User:   64%
 
You Will Be Mine
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: France
Duration: 96 min.
Style: tense, serious, sexual, realistic, psychological
Plot: love and romance, music, youth, obsession, gays and lesbians, musician's life, manipulations, dangerous attraction, unfulfilled love, student life, artists and showbiz, gender, friends, dishonesty, lifestyle, abusive relationship, lesbian, pubic hair, menage a trois, music teacher, bisexual, apartment, piano playing, piano lesson, piano, female nudity, lesbian kiss, alcohol
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   60%
    User:   58%
 
A Butterfly Kiss
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 101 min.
Style: emotional, serious, gloomy, realistic
Plot: introspection, terminal illness, suburbs, society, unfulfillment, best friends, couple relations, parents and children, suburban life, life is a bitch, couples, butterfly, family relations, friends, lifestyle, cellist, cancer, physician, falling in love, grief, lawyer, brother brother relationship, mother son relationship
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   59%
    User:   70%
 
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Bad Girl
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 108 min.
Style: serious, gloomy, sincere, realistic, touching
Plot: parents and children, pregnancy, terminal illness, unfulfillment, family relations, couple relations, artists and showbiz, couples, family problems, bullfighting, breast cancer, pregnant, loss of mother, cancer, boat, church, movie theatre, vomiting, death of mother, cemetery, hospital, beach, female nudity, funeral, cigarette smoking, mother daughter relationship, singer, song
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   59%
    User:   65%
 
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Cet amour-l?
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Style: talky, clever, serious, psychological, emotional, realistic, gloomy, captivating, sentimental, sincere
Plot: romance, fall in love, writer's life, human nature, introspection, couple relations, destructive relationship, love affair, culture clash, haunted by the past, wartime life, artists and showbiz, love and romance, couples, soldier, alcohol abuse, destiny, life is a bitch, hopes, unfulfillment, family relations, lifestyle, bathtub
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   56%
 
 5.7
 284
Domestic Life
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Style: serious, realistic, biting
Plot: suburban life, family life, unfulfillment, suburbs, family relations, couple relations, murder, school, parents and children, relationship vs career, couples, social relations, friends, children, parisian suburb, housewife, one day, dinner, child, missing child, shopping mall, pregnancy, female nudity, police, death, mother daughter relationship, friendship, husband wife relationship, mother son relationship
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   56%
 
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Love Forbidden
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 96 min.
Style: serious, sexual, sexy, realistic, atmospheric, gloomy, stylized, psychological
Plot: gays and lesbians, romance, love affair, unfulfilled love, celebrity culture, coming out, gay sex, gay, homosexuality, fashion, gender, love and romance, couples, lgbt, fall in love, serial killer, intrigue, twentysomething life, filmmaking, artists and showbiz, unfulfillment, tour guide, lifestyle, homoeroticism, bisexual, gay kiss
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   60%
 
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Villa Amalia
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Switzerland
Duration: 94 min.
Style: emotional, serious, sincere, realistic, touching
Audience: girls' night
Plot: starting over, redemption, self discovery, hopes, island, musician's life, friendship, friends, garbage bag, mediterranean, dysfunctional couple, life changing, parisian suburb, father daughter reunion, new life, train ride, sheet music, dumpster, dumped by girlfriend, marital separation, cheating boyfriend, separation, piano, train station, sea, death of mother, swimming, lesbian subtext, father daughter relationship
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france, italy, mediterranean sea, naples italy, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   43%
 
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A Gang Story
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 102 min.
Style: serious, realistic, twist ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, gangsters, going straight, friendship, criminal heroes, crimes, hopes, friends, buddies, introspection, partners, ethnic, police informant, drug trafficking, gypsy, one last job, armed robbery, criminal gang, heist, hold up, gang, gangster, criminal, violence, betrayal, prison, murder, flashback
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   51%
 
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Yuki & Nina
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Japan
Duration: 92 min.
Style: sincere, serious, stylized, realistic, touching
Plot: best friends, friendship, youth, friends, in the woods, on the run, starting over, parents and children, breakup, hopes, family problems, family relations, forceful separation, parents separation, runaway, french, divorce
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   57%
 
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Irene
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 83 min.
Style: serious, touching, sentimental, realistic, sincere, psychological
Plot: dealing with death, couple relations, filmmaking, danger, love and romance, introspection, unfulfillment, couples, unfulfilled love, artists and showbiz, hopes, watermelon, reminiscence, aging, abortion, death of loved one, country house, egg, diary, nude photograph, suicide thoughts, actress, loss of loved one, death of wife, handheld camera, old photograph, monologue, video camera, hotel room, car accident, death
Time: year 1972
Place: europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   47%
 
You Ain't Seen Nothin' Yet
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 115 min.
Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic
Plot: friends, actor's life, village, friendship, tragic love, estate, countryside, reunion, artists and showbiz, unfulfillment, playwright, presumed dead, love at first sight, death of loved one, unrequited love, breakup, greek mythology, butler, broken heart, death of friend, train station, suicide, jealousy, hotel room, love
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   57%
 
The Portuguese Nun
Genre: Drama
Country: Portugal, France
Duration: 127 min.
Style: serious, gloomy, realistic, atmospheric, sincere
Plot: world, actor's life, urban, clergy, church, self discovery, city life, nun, love affair, culture clash, filmmaking, religions or cults, artists and showbiz, love and romance, society, lifestyle, frenchwoman, actress, mother
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: portugal, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   44%
 
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Porto of My Childhood
Genre: Drama
Country: Portugal, France
Duration: 61 min.
Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic, offbeat, touching, semi documentary
Plot: city life, introspection, urban, filmmaking, artists and showbiz, society, social relations, lifestyle, vamp, ruin, theater, memoir, sculpture, youth, first love, city, old house, river, childhood, memory
Time: contemporary, 20s, 30s, 20th century, 21st century
Place: europe, portugal
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   52%
 
I Forgot to Tell You
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium, Spain
Duration: 95 min.
Style: serious, touching, emotional, realistic, uplifting
Plot: friendship, elderly, friends, golden years, starting over, self discovery, mental illness, hopes, alzheimer's disease, euthanasia, drawing, painting
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   39%
 
A Few Days of Respite
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Algeria
Duration: 79 min.
Style: sincere, serious, emotional, realistic, touching
Plot: gays and lesbians, human nature, small town, couple relations, love affair, gender, friendship, couples, introspection, friends, hopes, love and romance, death by hanging, iranian, university professor, gay relationship, border crossing, loyalty, gay lead character, gay couple, train station, french, jealousy, deportation, illegal immigrant, photographer
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   49%
 
Oscar and the Lady in Pink
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium, Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Style: serious, touching, uplifting, realistic
Plot: friendship, child illness, hospital, terminal illness, youth, dealing with death, human spirit, life is a bitch, unfulfillment, friends, make believe, wrestling, delivery, transplant, pink, leukemia, medical, parent child relationship, pizza, letter, van, nurse
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   43%
 
Our Day Will Come
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Style: serious, gloomy, bleak, realistic, offbeat
Plot: misfit partners, on the road, self discovery, discrimination, teenage life, misfit, crossbow, partners, youth, violence spree, introspection, friendship, teaching the ways of the world, exploring sexuality, shaved head, bully, insecurity, bald, road trip, redhead, farce, sex, down on your luck, physical appearance, hopes, society, life is a bitch, friends, picked on, gun store, porsche, breast kissing, repressed homosexual, shaving head, public urination, wine drinking, red hair, carjacking, sports car, walking, texting, shot in the stomach, sex scene, kissing, church, urination, cell phone, swimming pool, masturbation, bathrobe
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   47%
 

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The Hedgehog
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Style: serious, sentimental, realistic, touching, psychological
Plot: introspection, friendship, social differences, coming of age, hopes, goldfish, suicidal thoughts, dancing in the street, youth, friends, social misfits, unlikely couple, interracial relations, child, misfit, society, couples, death wish, suicidal, therapist, loss of friend, hand camera, cancer, caretaker, video diary, fishbowl, dry cleaners, japanese man, wealthy family, japanese restaurant, anti depressant, japanese culture, angst, dinner party, janitor, videotaping, alienation, granddaughter, hiding, secret place, sake, chocolate bar, homeless man, parent child relationship, overalls, building, haircut, child's point of view, 11 year old, cultural difference
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france, paris france
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System:   39%
    User:   40%
 
Those Who Remain
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Style: serious, gloomy, sincere, realistic, touching
Plot: life is a bitch, unfulfillment, hospital, family relations, supportive spouse, terminal illness, parents and children, daughter in law, loss of mother, cancer, loss of wife, bus, death, cigarette smoking, bathtub
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   44%
 
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