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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 touching films with plots including couples, friends, family relations, friendship, love and romance, artists and showbiz and couple relations themes mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Pater: Atomic Age (2012), Wandering Streams (2010), Venus in Fur (2013), The Disintegration (2011), The Moon Child (2011). 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, best friend, lifestyle, 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
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System:   90%
    User:   97%
 
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Venus in Fur
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Poland
Duration: 96 min.
Style: psychological, sexual, witty, tense, serious, surreal, erotic, realistic, sexy, intellectual, dark, cerebral, absurd, talky, enigmatic, earnest, interesting, clever, atmospheric, melancholic, reflective, harsh, stylized, suspenseful, cynical
Plot: bdsm, obsession, theater, sexuality, actor's life, surrealism, mentor, pornography, greed, alter ego, relationships, psychology, audition, battle of the sexes, adaptation, corruption, storytelling, runaway, censorship, psychological manipulation, art, theatre play, feminism, eroticism, masochism, machismo, seduction, mental illness, mind game, crazy, dialogue, crime gone awry, character study, farce, insanity, female nudity, cross dressing, identity, violence, artists and showbiz, french, writers, catastrophe, dreams, alternate reality, existentialism, serial killer, vengeance, drinking, literature
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 19th century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   88%
    User:   76%
 
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, indoctrination, basic training, job seeking, terrorist attack, martyrdom, cleaning lady, interracial couple, car bomb, terrorism, religion, nato, power relations, social misfits, fighting the system, manipulations, rebelliousness, twentysomething life, brother brother conflict, religious fundamentalist, jihad, ethnic conflict, praying, religious fanatic, islam, unemployment, mosque, death of son, muslim, racism, explosion, job interview, death, misfit, lifestyle
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: europe, france, brussels belgium
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   73%
    User:   83%
 
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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:   72%
    User:   73%
 
 5.1
 753
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, male nudity, pubic hair, spouse leaving, doomed romance, money problems, masturbation, erotica, sex, cigarette smoking
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   69%
    User:   63%
 
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, erotic photography, mother daughter conflict, lifestyle, 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:   69%
    User:   82%
 
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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, nun, city life, love affair, culture clash, filmmaking, religions or cults, artists and showbiz, love and romance, society, frenchwoman, lifestyle, actress, mother
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: portugal, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   69%
    User:   81%
 
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:   68%
    User:   60%
 
 5.0
 130
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:   67%
    User:   65%
 
 6.2
 312
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:   66%
    User:   77%
 
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:   65%
    User:   66%
 
A Butterfly Kiss
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 101 min.
Style: emotional, serious, gloomy, realistic
Plot: introspection, terminal illness, suburbs, butterfly, society, unfulfillment, best friends, couple relations, parents and children, suburban life, life is a bitch, couples, family relations, friends, cellist, lifestyle, cancer, physician, falling in love, grief, lawyer, brother brother relationship, mother son relationship
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   64%
    User:   60%
 
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 5.8
 283
Domestic Life
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Style: serious, realistic, biting
Plot: suburban life, family life, murder, school, children, unfulfillment, suburbs, family relations, couple relations, parents and children, relationship vs career, couples, social relations, friends, 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:   62%
    User:   65%
 
 6.5
 480
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, power relations, friendship, 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:   62%
    User:   74%
 
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, friendship, human nature, love triangle, sexual relations, breakup, artists and showbiz, friends, couples, bmw, duffel bag, sketching, chinese restaurant, spaghetti, best friend, actress, sleepwalking, arrest, kissing, french, urination, letter, affair, suicide, cheating, argument, infidelity, cell phone, jealousy, male nudity, flask, female nudity, rat, newspaper, breakfast, drug use, police, crying, drinking, baby, painting, husband wife relationship, dancing
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france, italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   59%
    User:   68%
 
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:   58%
    User:   60%
 
A Few Hours of Spring
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 108 min.
Style: serious, gloomy, touching, realistic
Plot: parents and children, estrangement, suicide, family, disease, mother, family relations, golden years, mercy killing, aging, terminal illness, elderly, life is a bitch, unfulfillment, last wish, mother son conflict, everyday life, provincial life, jigsaw puzzle, solitude, working class, bowling, deathbed, widow, death of mother, truck driver, apple, mother son relationship
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: europe, france, switzerland
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   50%
 
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 6.7
 306
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, runaway, french, divorce, forceful separation, parents separation
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   45%
 
 6.1
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The Bird
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Style: serious, gloomy, touching, realistic
Plot: estrangement, bird, beach, cigarette smoking, food, restaurant, kiss
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   60%
 
House in Brittany
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 96 min.
Style: atmospheric, serious, sentimental, realistic, emotional, stylized
Plot: haunted by the past, homecoming, heiress, childhood memory, landscape, house
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france, cornwall, atlantic ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   55%
 
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:   51%
    User:   50%
 
Belleville-Tokyo
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 72 min.
Style: sincere, serious, touching, realistic
Plot: family in crisis, pregnancy, breakup, couples, theater, family problems, boss and employee, couple relations, workplace situations, love and romance, workplace, family relations, family crisis, pregnant woman
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   47%
 
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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, couples, friendship, 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:   50%
    User:   57%
 
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 292
Burnt Out
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, realistic
Plot: boss and employee, workplace situations, workplace, fighting the system, parents and children, rebellion, power relations, family man, middle aged man, employee, suffering, courage, revolt, suicide, friendship
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   57%
 
All Our Desires
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 120 min.
Style: serious, sentimental, touching, realistic
Plot: fighting the system, legal action, courtroom drama, righting the wronged, dishonesty, legal, rivalry, society, workplace, legal investigation, human spirit, fall in love, social differences, workplace romance, workplace intrigue, workplace situations, injustice, hopes, life is a bitch, love and romance, hypothermia, colleague colleague relationship, dying young, rugby, migraine, headache, female judge, married couple, brain tumor, terminal cancer, black bra and panties, cancer, coach, perfume, debt, hospital, birthday cake, single mother, judge, husband wife relationship
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   49%
 
 5.5
 245
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, gay sex, gay, homosexuality, lgbt, unfulfilled love, celebrity culture, coming out, fashion, gender, love and romance, couples, fall in love, serial killer, intrigue, twentysomething life, filmmaking, artists and showbiz, unfulfillment, lifestyle, homoeroticism, bisexual, gay kiss, tour guide
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   58%
 
 6.8
 171
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, unfulfillment, introspection, 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:   49%
    User:   54%
 

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Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 107 min.
Style: sincere, serious, touching, realistic, tense
Plot: working class, society, solidarity, moral dilemma, unemployment, couple relations, couples, family relations, labor union, downsizing, idealism, crisis of conscience, loss of job, home invasion, arrest, robbery, supportive coworker
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france, seaport, marseille
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System:   49%
    User:   55%
 
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Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 124 min.
Style: serious, sincere, realistic, emotional, psychological
Plot: love triangle, couple relations, infidelity, urban, wife husband relationship, extramarital affair, dishonesty, love and romance, couples, crumbling marriage, parents and children, fall in love, family problems, family relations, triangle, skinny dipping, daughter
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france, marseille
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   56%
 
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