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: family relations, hotel, sexual relations, romance, 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: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada

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Most similar movies to Once Upon an Angel

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and humorous films with plots about love and romance, couples, family relations, romance, fall in love, sex and love affair mostly in Drama, Romance and Music genres. Some movies like Once Upon an Angel: Clara and Me (2004), Rashevski's Tango (2003), Christmas on the Bayou (2013), Rain (2008), Every Blessed Day (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 700
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: touching, emotional, realistic, serious, twists and turns ...
Plot: couples, wizards and magicians, fall in love, lovers reunited, introspection, parents and children, love affair, self discovery, midlife crisis, family relations, thirtysomething life, gender ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: argentina, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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: serious, realistic, touching, humorous
Plot: family problems, couples, romance, youth, society, adoption, introspection, family life, love and romance, death in the family, anti semitism, pregnancy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Christmas on the Bayou (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When successful New York marketing executive Katherine discovers her workaholic ways are taking a toll on her eight-year-old son, Zac, she decides to spend Christmas with him and her mother, Lilly in her home town on the bayou. When Caleb tries to ...
Style: realistic, touching, sincere, captivating, semi serious ...
Plot: christmas, romance, couples, holiday, miraculous event, hopes, family relations, holiday season, love, hometown, comeback, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.5
 402
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: serious, realistic, emotional, touching, sexy ...
Plot: hotel, forbidden love, romance, hopes, love and romance, couples, family relations, missing person, pregnancy, friendship, destiny, traffic jam ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Every Blessed Day (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Guido and Antonia are a young couple with opposing characters and working schedules: he works a night job as a doorman in a hotel, and she works as an employee for a rental car service. This is the story of what happens to Guido and Antonia when ...
Style: touching, humorous, captivating, light, realistic ...
Plot: love affair, love and romance, couples, pregnancy, family relations, parents and children, hotel
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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: humorous, semi serious, realistic, captivating, touching ...
Plot: family relations, love triangle, romance, couples, dishonesty, love and romance, dealing with death, infidelity, eccentric family, family gatherings, couple relations, mother son relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, mediterranean sea
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.4
 2K
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: semi serious, touching, humorous, realistic
Plot: orchestra, older man younger woman relationship, love affair, fall in love, love and romance, couples, change of heart, performer's life, artists and showbiz, unlikely couple, lifestyle, romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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: sentimental, touching, serious, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: mute or deaf, family relations, fall in love, couple relations, lifestyle, musician's life, love and romance, couples, parents and children, romance, misfit, unfulfillment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york, connecticut, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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The Scent of Green Papaya (1993)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Vietnam, France
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: sincere, touching, realistic, serious, visually appealing ...
Plot: family relations, love, master and servant, coming of age, love affair, parents and children, society, romance, youth, love and romance, couples, photograph ...
Time: 50s, 60s, 20th century, 1950s, 1960s
Place: vietnam, asia, saigon
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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: serious, realistic, captivating, stylized
Audience: girls' night
Plot: obsession, duchess, love and romance, romance, social differences, tragic love, unfulfilled love, couple relations, love affair, infidelity, fall in love, destructive relationship ...
Time: 19th century, 1810s, 1820s
Place: paris france, spain, france, europe, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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: touching, serious, realistic, sentimental, emotional ...
Plot: family relations, infidelity, couple relations, love affair, couples, family problems, lifestyle, love and romance, musician's life, crumbling marriage, fall in love, dysfunctional family ...
Time: contemporary
Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.1
 764
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: realistic, serious, sentimental, touching
Plot: lifestyle, parents and children, hopes, love and romance, friendship, destructive relationship, youth, couples, father daughter relationship, music, religion, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: georgia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.8
 4K
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: serious, psychological, meditative, disturbing, gloomy ...
Plot: incest, penetration, romance, mysterious character, femme fatale, human nature, introspection, chaos, lie, secret, family relations, existentialism ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, paris france, germany, europe, normandy
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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: sexual, humorous, serious, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: infidelity, romance, dishonesty, love and romance, couples, restaurant, love affair, sexual relations, hotel, female full frontal nudity, telephone call, female nudity ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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, emotional, touching
Audience: girls' night
Plot: romance, terminal illness, tragic love, couples, family relations, lifestyle, love and romance, fall in love, looking for love, baby born, diary, baby ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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: touching, atmospheric, realistic, serious, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: ambition, couple relations, dance school, family relations, follow your dream, fall in love, couples, teachers and students, love and romance, parents and children, dancer's life, love affair ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: singapore, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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 ⇓
45%
Forty Shades of Blue (2005)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A Russian woman living in Memphis with a much older rock-n-roll legend experiences a personal awakening when her husband's estranged son comes to visit.
Style: sincere, emotional, contemplative, realistic, serious ...
Plot: love triangle, infidelity, family relations, love affair, crumbling marriage, romance, family problems, love and romance, estrangement, couples, parents and children, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, memphis, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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 6.6
 374
Summer Games (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Switzerland, France
Duration: 141 min.
Story: The story of an adult and a teenage couple during a brief summer holiday by the sea. While Nic's parents remain trapped in a precarious mutual dependency despite repeated attempts at reconciliation, their 12-year-old son tries to come to terms ...
Style: sentimental, serious, sincere, realistic, touching
Plot: coming of age, family relations, family problems, dysfunctional family, love and romance, resort, parents and children, father son relationship, first love, mother daughter relationship, teenage boy, teenage girl ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
I'll Come Running (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Denmark, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A young Danish man traveling through Texas hooks up with an Austin girl, and even though they're not planning to see each other again, tragic circumstances lead her to his doorstep in Denmark.
Style: touching, sincere, realistic, serious, gloomy
Plot: culture clash, destiny, couples, life turned upside down, romance, love and romance, sexual relations, family relations, cultural difference, interracial romance, language barrier, car accident ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas, denmark, europe, usa, scandinavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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: touching, realistic, serious, emotional, sentimental ...
Plot: love, forbidden love, parents and children, social differences, romance, love and romance, couples, family relations, rich and poor, fall in love, life is a bitch, gun ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: latin america, brazil, rio de janeiro
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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, realistic, sentimental, sincere, captivating ...
Plot: couple relations, love and romance, strong sexual content, couples, workplace, workplace situations, sexual relations, prostitution, hotel, workplace romance, undocumented immigrant, runaway ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Hitched for the Holidays (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A couple of single adults agree to pose as each others significant other throughout the holidays to keep their meddling families from harassing them, only to find that their feelings for each other are real.
Style: realistic, captivating, touching, emotional, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: christmas, couple relations, romance, couples, fall in love, family relations, holiday, family gatherings, love and romance, singleness, pretend relationship, hanukkah
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Finding Christmas (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Single mother Ryan has just about given up on dating after her divorce, happily accepting her young son as the most important man in her life. That all changes when Ryan's brother Owen, also feeling unlucky in love after a bad breakup, swaps ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, sincere, captivating, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: christmas, love and romance, couples, fall in love, single parent, family relations, looking for love, romance
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york, north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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: humorous, touching, sexual, sexy, semi serious ...
Plot: pregnancy, romance, babies and infants, on the road, couple relations, love and romance, youth, family relations, couples, female director, karaoke, marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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: humorous, emotional, touching, realistic, serious ...
Plot: fascism, love and romance, romance, society, family relations, catholic priest, nazi germany, berlin wall, road accident, car trouble, heist, marketplace ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: poland, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.5
 846
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: atmospheric, realistic, emotional, captivating, serious
Plot: tsunami, romance, love affair, couples, social relations, fall in love, hotel, small town, seaside town, secret, family relations, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: thailand, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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, sentimental, psychological, captivating, gloomy ...
Plot: coming of age, immigrants, romance, parents and children, family relations, youth, society, teenager, post september 11 2001, love, profanity, sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Tuya's Marriage (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: China
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Set in Inner Mongolia, a physical setback causes a young woman to choose a suitor who can take care of her, as well as her disabled husband.
Style: serious, captivating, realistic, melancholic, touching ...
Plot: family relations, countryside, romance, hopes, couple relations, disability, couples, paralysis, marriage proposal, husband wife relationship, camel, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mongolia, asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Speaking Parts (1989)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, UK, Italy
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, stylized, serious, contemplative
Plot: obsession, wedding, love triangle, love affair, couple relations, love and romance, couples, looking for love, siblings relations, master and servant, destructive relationship, family relations ...
Time: 80s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%