Movies like Once Upon an Angel

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Once Upon an Angel (2002)
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Once Upon an Angel (2002)
Original name: Peau d'ange
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A grief-stricken man who just lost his mother has a one night stand with a maid. What he doesn't know is that she's a virgin. He returns to his sad world of perfume business while she, unable to forget her first lover, follows him.
Style: humorous, serious, realistic
Plot: hotel, sexual relations, romance, family relations, love and romance, couples, dealing with death, boss and employee, master and servant, power relations, love, sex, pregnancy, first love, train, singing, maid, song, teenage girl, singer, doctor, salesman, marriage, father daughter relationship, loss of virginity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and emotional films with plots about love and romance, couples, romance, family relations, couple relations, fall in love and love affair mostly in Drama, Romance and Music genres. Some movies like Once Upon an Angel: Rain (2008), Clara and Me (2004), Rashevski's Tango (2003), Don't Look Down (2008), The Banned Woman (1997). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Rain (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Argentina
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Buenos Aires. It rains. Alma is in her car, stuck in Buenos Aires' traffic. She has recently broken-up with her boyfriend, and she has been living in her little car since then. Suddenly, Roberto gets into the car. He's wet and hurt, ...
Style: emotional, humorous, sexual, realistic, serious ...
Plot: hotel, hopes, love and romance, traffic jam, forbidden love, romance, couples, destiny, pregnancy, family relations, friendship, missing person ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: argentina
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95%
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Clara and Me (2004)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Antoine has what every young single man could wish: a promising career, true and loyal friends, and an apartment of his own. However, he's a lonely man, until he meets Clara, a beautiful and exciting woman, and deeply falls in love with her. ...
Style: sexual, realistic, touching, serious, emotional ...
Plot: pregnancy, love and romance, singleness, hopes, unfulfillment, love affair, fall in love, gender, introspection, lovers reunited, parents and children, romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: argentina, paris france
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94%
Rashevski's Tango (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Belgium, Luxembourg, France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Adolphe 'Dolfo' Rashevski travels to Israel with grandson Ric, but his brother, orthodox rabbi Samuel 'Shmouel, refuses to come attend their fellow Auschwitz survivor sister Rosa's funeral. Back in their home, the whole ...
Style: humorous, serious, touching, realistic
Plot: dealing with death, boarding school life, family relations, religions or cults, boarding school, holocaust, nanny, couples, family problems, family life, introspection, aging ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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: serious, realistic, sexy, humorous, sexual
Plot: sexual pleasure, love and romance, sexual relations, couples, sex, eroticism, lust, fondling, vacation, sleepwalking, sex scene, lesson ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
The Banned Woman (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: This movie is foremost distinguished by the use of a subjective camera, and nearly 100 % of the time consists of close-up of the young girl's face. She is capable of changing her facial mimic so much that she never looks artificial or ...
Style: humorous, serious, sexual, realistic
Plot: infidelity, dishonesty, couples, romance, sexual relations, love and romance, love affair, hotel, restaurant, foot massage, answering machine message, virgin ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 6.4
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The Singer (2006)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Alain Moreau sings for one of the few remaining dance-bands in Clermont-Ferrand. Though something of an idol amongst his female audience he has a melancholic awareness of the slow disappearance of that audience and of his advancing years. He is ...
Style: realistic, humorous, touching, semi serious
Plot: orchestra, singer, unlikely couple, love and romance, fall in love, musician's life, love affair, romance, artists and showbiz, aging, change of heart, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
The Scent of Green Papaya (1993)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: France, Vietnam
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A little girl, Mui, went to a house as a new servant. The mother still mourns the death of her daughter, who would have been Mui's age. In her mind she treated Mui as her daughter. 10 years later Mui (now a young woman) was sent to another ...
Style: touching, serious, sincere, realistic, meditative ...
Plot: love, master and servant, coming of age, romance, love affair, parents and children, love and romance, society, family relations, youth, couples, cooking ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 60s, 1960s, 1950s
Place: vietnam, asia, saigon
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
A Song for Martin (2001)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Sweden, Germany, Denmark
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Martin, conductor of a symphonic orchestra, meet Barbara, violine player and they start a relationship. Five years later Martin starts to develop loss of memory and becomes more and more confused. Finally he is diagnosed with Alzheimer's ...
Style: serious, touching, realistic, sentimental, emotional ...
Plot: infidelity, family relations, couples, love affair, couple relations, family problems, lifestyle, crumbling marriage, musician's life, fall in love, love and romance, dysfunctional family ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Pola X (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Switzerland, Germany, Japan
Duration: 134 min.
Story: A writer leaves his upper-class life and journeys with a woman claiming to be his sister, and her two friends.
Style: psychological, serious, meditative, disturbing, gloomy ...
Plot: incest, penetration, romance, mysterious character, femme fatale, human nature, introspection, chaos, secret, lie, existentialism, couples ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, germany, europe, normandy
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Merry Widow (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Anne-Marie vient de perdre son mari dans un accident de voiture. Elle est enfin libre d'aimer celui qu'elle voit en cachette depuis deux ans. Mais elle n'a pas prévu que sa famille, pétrie de bons sentiments, a décidé de rester à ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, biting, dark humor
Plot: family relations, love triangle, infidelity, dishonesty, couples, couple relations, dealing with death, eccentric family, love and romance, romance, family gatherings, funeral ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, france, mediterranean sea
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Suzanne's Diary for Nicholas (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A woman discovers the truth about her former lover from the diary that his first wife wrote to their son, Nicholas.
Style: sentimental, realistic, serious, touching, emotional
Audience: girls' night
Plot: romance, terminal illness, tragic love, family relations, couples, looking for love, love and romance, fall in love, baby born, diary, lifestyle, writer's life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Preacher's Kid (2010)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Small-town girl Angie King leaves the church and her home to pursue a dream of singing stardom. Luckett plays Angie, the daughter of a stern but loving bishop, whose attraction to the hunky star (Tank) of a traveling gospel show takes her on the ...
Style: touching, serious, realistic, sentimental
Plot: parents and children, love and romance, hopes, lifestyle, youth, friendship, couples, destructive relationship, father daughter relationship, religion, music, unfulfillment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: georgia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Waiting Room (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Two complete strangers, ANNA and STEPHEN, are brought together by chance by an elderly man who waits for his wife on a station platform. Their fateful meeting acts as a catalyst for them to examine and challenge what's going on in their ...
Style: realistic, sexual, touching, serious
Plot: love affair, love and romance, romance, infidelity, elderly, golden years, child illness, dealing with death, optimism, pregnancy, family problems, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Let's Ruin It with Babies (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Channing has it all: a beautiful home, a rock star lifestyle, and a loving husband intent on ruining it all by knocking her up.
Style: sexual, realistic, touching, semi serious, humorous
Plot: pregnancy, on the road, youth, family relations, babies and infants, couple relations, romance, love and romance, couples, marriage, karaoke
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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, touching, realistic, captivating, melancholic ...
Plot: unfulfilled love, love affair, haunted by the past, couples, romance, father son relationship, father daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, breakup, road not taken, unfulfillment, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, contemporary, 90s, 2000s ...
Place: france, montreal, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Listen to Your Heart (2010)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Danny Foster doesn't have much: an apartment as small as his paychecks, no family, and a struggling music career. Yet for him, "every day is a great day to be alive," an attitude he gained from his mother's unwavering optimism ...
Style: serious, touching, realistic, sentimental
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: mute or deaf, family relations, misfit, urban, love and romance, parents and children, fall in love, couple relations, romance, artists and showbiz, unfulfillment, musician's life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: connecticut, new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Call of the Toad (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, Poland
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A Polish woman and a German man fall in love against the odds and decide to set up a cemetery for exiles. But can their daring venture survive the call of the toad? Adapted from Gunter Grass’ novel.
Style: serious, touching, captivating, humorous, emotional ...
Plot: fascism, romance, love and romance, family relations, society, sex in car, car trouble, berlin wall, nazi germany, funeral home, auto repair, prejudice ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: poland, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Wonderful Town (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Thailand
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Takua Pa is a small town in the South of Thailand. Ever since the tsunami, people have lost their jobs and remember better times in the past. One day a stranger comes to town. His name is Ton, he is an architect. He rents a room in a small hotel ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, emotional, realistic
Plot: tsunami, small town life, hotel, family relations, social relations, small town, couples, love affair, fall in love, love and romance, romance, seaside town ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: thailand, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 6.2
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Gabrielle (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy, Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A seemingly ideal marriage is thrown into embarrassing turmoil in Patrice Chéreau's period drama, based on the short story The Return by Joseph Conrad.
Style: serious, psychological, realistic, emotional, clever ...
Plot: infidelity, marriage, adultery, letter, couples, family problems, dishonesty, power relations, love and romance, bourgeoisie, husband wife relationship, suffering ...
Time: 1910s, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Red Is the Color of (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The tense marriage between two painters is shaken and stirred when the husband's provocative free-spirited nude model ignites his wife's sexual and spiritual awakening. In a three way game of subtle seduction, each of the three confront ...
Style: realistic, sexual, serious, art house
Plot: marriage, love and romance, couple relations, destructive relationship, artists and showbiz, sexual relations, gays and lesbians, midlife crisis, self discovery, romance, life turned upside down, love triangle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Speaking Parts (1989)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A struggling actor's job as a hotel custodian is a front for his real job: being rented out as a gigolo by his supervisor. A co-worker is obsessed with him, but he ignores and avoids her. He leaves his acting resume in the hotel room of a ...
Style: realistic, psychological, serious, stylized
Plot: obsession, love triangle, love affair, couple relations, love and romance, siblings relations, couples, looking for love, power relations, family relations, destructive relationship, master and servant ...
Time: 80s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Dance of the Dragon (2008)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Singapore
Duration: 111 min.
Story: The story of three people whose lives are pulled into review and assessment when their paths cross. The initial sparks of what could be a new romance plays off against a couple falling out of love, a student and teacher, a father and son, a ...
Style: captivating, atmospheric, stylized, realistic, serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: artists and showbiz, couple relations, parents and children, fall in love, dancer's life, teachers and students, romance, hopes, love and romance, follow your dream, love affair, ambition ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: singapore, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Don't Let Me Drown (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In a post-September 11th world overflowing with fear and hate, two Latino teens discover that sometimes the only thing that can keep them from drowning is love.
Style: realistic, gloomy, touching, serious
Plot: couples, urban, young lovers, misfit, society, family relations, 9/11, coming of age, teenage love, youth, immigrants, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Kabukich? Love Hotel (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 135 min.
Story: This erotically charged drama from Japanese director Ryuichi Hiroki (Vibrator) traces the intersecting stories of a group of employees and visitors at a notorious "love hotel" in Tokyo's red-light district.
Style: serious, sentimental, realistic, sexual
Plot: workplace situations, strong sexual content, couples, workplace, couple relations, workplace romance, sexual relations, love and romance, hotel, prostitution, eye candy, mini skirt ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Duchess of Langeais (2007)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 137 min.
Story: In Majorca, in 1823, a French general, Armand de Montriveau, overhears a cloistered nun singing in a chapel; he insists on speaking to her. She is Antoinette, for five years he has searched for her. Flash back to their meeting in Paris, he recently ...
Style: realistic, stylized, captivating, serious
Audience: girls' night
Plot: kidnapping, obsession, nun, duchess, lovers reunited, social differences, tragic love, soldier, couples, mind game, infidelity, social relations ...
Time: 19th century, 1810s, 1820s
Place: europe, france, spain, africa, paris france
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41%
Once Upon a Time in Rio (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Brazil
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Situated just above the awe-inspiring Ipanema beach in Rio is the Cantagalo slum. Every day, floods of Cantagalo residents make their way down the mountain, only to disappear into their surroundings as part of the invisible working-class that cleans ...
Style: realistic, touching, serious, emotional, sentimental ...
Plot: love, social differences, forbidden love, romance, love and romance, parents and children, fall in love, life is a bitch, couples, rich and poor, family relations, gun ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: latin america, rio de janeiro, brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Gabrielle (2013)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Gabrielle is a young woman with Williams syndrome who has a contagious joie de vivre and an exceptional musical gift. Since she met her boyfriend Martin, at the recreation centre where they are choir members, they have been inseparable. However, ...
Style: touching, semi serious, realistic
Plot: music band, disability, society, misfit, mentally challenged, love and romance, human spirit, music, couple relations, romance, social misfits, singing
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Waiting City (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An outwardly happy Australian couple journey to Calcutta to collect their adopted baby, but on arrival find that the arrangements have yet to be finalized. Soon, the intoxicating mystic power of the Indian city pulls them in separate and unexpected ...
Style: realistic, gloomy, serious, touching, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: adoption, romance, city life, love and romance, society, urban, hopes, couple relations, family relations, couples, husband wife relationship, love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Oysters at Nam Kee's (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Netherlands, Germany
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Young Dutch dropout, Berry, falls in love with slightly older nightclub dancer and ex-nude model Thera and gives up his social live with his dodgy comrades and fine family to make a three-stop 'world tour' together. Suddenly Thera ODs ...
Style: realistic, serious, psychological
Plot: couples, drug abuse, obsession, romance, love and romance, fall in love, sexual relations, unfulfilled love, unlikely couple, dangerous attraction, life is a bitch, orgasm ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: holland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Tru Love (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: TRU, 37, is a serial bed-hopping lesbian who cannot commit to a relationship or a job for long...that is, until she meets ALICE, 60, a beautiful widow, who has come to town at the last minute to visit her daughter, SUZANNE, 35, a too-busy corporate ...
Style: realistic, sexual, semi serious, touching, humorous
Plot: urban, gender, moral dilemma, couples, love and romance, interracial relations, romance, city life, death in the family, gays and lesbians, gay romance, lesbian
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%