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: dealing with death, hotel, boss and employee, sexual relations, romance, love and romance, couples, master and servant, family relations, power relations, love, pregnancy, first love, train, singing, maid, song, teenage girl, singer, doctor, salesman, marriage, funeral, innocence, one night stand ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada

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, romance, couples, family relations, fall in love, love affair and female nudity 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: serious, humorous, emotional, realistic, sexual ...
Plot: hotel, forbidden love, missing person, pregnancy, romance, love and romance, couples, friendship, destiny, hopes, family relations, traffic jam ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.6
 662
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: emotional, serious, twists and turns, realistic, sexual ...
Plot: pregnancy, introspection, self discovery, romance, singleness, lovers reunited, midlife crisis, love and romance, couples, fall in love, love affair, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: argentina, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
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, realistic, touching
Plot: boarding school, nanny, dealing with death, aging, romance, adoption, anti semitism, boarding school life, death in the family, family gatherings, family in crisis, pregnancy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
Don't Look Down (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Argentina, France
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A sexy Spanish siren named Elvira schools a young man in tantric lovemaking.
Style: sexual, serious, realistic, sexy, humorous
Plot: sexual relations, love and romance, eroticism, sex, romance, couples, lesson, dead father, skylight, cunnilingus, lingerie, breasts ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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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: serious, humorous, realistic, sexual
Plot: infidelity, love and romance, couples, hotel, romance, restaurant, love affair, sexual relations, dishonesty, foot massage, answering machine message, divorce ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 6.5
 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: touching, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: orchestra, singer, fall in love, romance, musician's life, love affair, small town, love and romance, performer's life, unlikely couple, aging, artists and showbiz ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Anatomy of a Love Seen (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: From Writer/Director Marina Rice Bader (Executive Producer Elena Undone, A Perfect Ending) comes this film within a film that explores love in all its painful and messy glory. Six months ago Zoe and Mal fell for each other while filming a love ...
Style: humorous, serious, realistic
Plot: lesbian, rising to stardom, love and romance, romance, couples, breakup, lesbian romance, film making, female nudity, lesbian sex, lesbianism, lesbian kiss
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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: sexual, serious, touching, realistic
Plot: dealing with death, romance, child illness, pregnancy, train, breakup, optimism, love and romance, couples, golden years, single parent, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Movie in collections
 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, gloomy, realistic, psychological, melancholic ...
Plot: incest, femme fatale, romance, mysterious character, unsimulated sex, obsession, destructive relationship, hopes, love and romance, couples, family relations, power relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, europe, germany, normandy
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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, dark humor, realistic, biting
Plot: couple relations, infidelity, romance, family gatherings, couples, family relations, dealing with death, love triangle, eccentric family, dishonesty, love and romance, unhappy marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france, mediterranean sea
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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, serious, emotional, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: fascism, romance, love and romance, society, family relations, board meeting, auto repair, talking to the dead, falling over a cliff, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, widow, widower ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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: serious, emotional, realistic, sentimental, touching
Audience: girls' night
Plot: romance, terminal illness, dealing with death, tragic love, letter, loss, fall in love, love and romance, couples, family relations, writer's life, looking for love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.6
 788
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, love affair, love and romance, seaside town, fall in love, hotel, romance, small town, small town life, couples, family relations, social relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: thailand, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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: serious, touching, realistic, sincere, meditative ...
Plot: master and servant, love, coming of age, romance, love affair, love and romance, society, family relations, parents and children, youth, couples, cooking ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 60s, 1950s, 1960s
Place: vietnam, asia, saigon
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.9
 1K
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: semi serious, touching, realistic
Plot: social misfits, romance, misfit, music, mentally challenged, music band, human spirit, couple relations, disability, love and romance, society, singing
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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: captivating, serious, realistic, stylized
Audience: girls' night
Plot: obsession, kidnapping, nun, soldier, destructive relationship, romance, love affair, tragic love, unfulfilled love, love and romance, unfulfillment, couples ...
Time: 19th century, 1810s, 1820s
Place: europe, france, spain, africa, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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: sentimental, serious, sexual, realistic
Plot: strong sexual content, sexual relations, workplace situations, hotel, illegal immigrant, prostitution, couples, workplace, couple relations, workplace romance, love and romance, love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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, semi serious, realistic, sexual, touching
Plot: pregnancy, on the road, couples, romance, family relations, babies and infants, couple relations, love and romance, youth, karaoke, marriage
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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This Movie Is Broken (2010)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Bruno wakes up in bed next to Caroline, his long time crush. But tomorrow she's off for school in France, and maybe she only granted this miracle as a parting gift for her long time friend. So tonight is Bruno's last chance. And tonight, ...
Style: semi serious, touching, humorous, realistic, sentimental
Audience: date night
Plot: gay, drinking, concert, rock, romance, love and romance, music band, one night, obsessive quest, unfulfilled love, music, wooing ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2009
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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: serious, atmospheric, stylized, realistic, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: dancer's life, follow your dream, dance school, romance, love affair, love triangle, dishonesty, hopes, love and romance, artists and showbiz, couple relations, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: singapore, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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, sentimental, touching, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: mute or deaf, romance, fall in love, artists and showbiz, love and romance, urban, couples, musician's life, couple relations, parents and children, misfit, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: connecticut, new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ 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: gloomy, serious, realistic, touching
Plot: coming of age, fall in love, romance, urban, teenage love, love and romance, youth, immigrants, young lovers, dealing with death, parents and children, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ 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: serious, realistic, psychological
Plot: fall in love, unlikely couple, romance, obsession, dangerous attraction, love and romance, sexual relations, unfulfilled love, drug abuse, life is a bitch, couples, pub ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Movie in collections
 6.5
 2K
Not My Type (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Clement, a young philosophy teacher, is sent to Arras for a year. He meets Jennifer, a pretty hair stylist, and the two freely share their hearts and bodies as they try to overcome the cultural and social divide between them.
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, realistic, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: young lovers, romance, social differences, love and romance, couple relations, fall in love, society, couples, beauty salon, opposites attract, karaoke, singing ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.3
 9
Tangled 8 (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: People from diverse social backgrounds, races and ages manage grief through its different phases.
Style: serious, gloomy, realistic, talky
Plot: dealing with death, couple relations, love and romance, unfulfillment, unfulfilled love, couples
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Beauty and the Bastard (2005)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Finland
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Modern finnish movie about two very different young adults that after a chance meeting end up making music together and fall in love. While Nellis parents have the perfect career and man planned, she dreams of becoming a singer. Through a chance ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, sexual, realistic
Plot: opposites attract, coming of age, hip hop, love and romance, youth, school, couples, romance, love affair, fall in love, r&b, hip hop culture ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: finland, europe, medical school
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.9
 584
Backstage (2005)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: An adolescent groupie zeroes in on her Blondie-like idol after the singer chances to cross her orbit on a publicity tour. Gradually their lives intertwine as, with near-operatic intensity, the film delves into the emotional dependency on both sides ...
Style: serious, realistic, psychological
Plot: hotel, obsession, actor's life, musician's life, performer's life, reality, love affair, sexual relations, celebrity culture, showbiz, artists and showbiz, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.8
 548
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: semi serious, humorous, sexual, realistic, touching
Plot: lesbian, gays and lesbians, urban, romance, interracial relations, city life, moral dilemma, death in the family, gender, love and romance, couples, gay romance
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.1
 107
Four of Hearts (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Like many couples, April and Derrick feel like the spark is missing from their marriage. With the demands of work and their hectic schedules, they find themselves in a six-month dry spell. Desperate to shake up their love life and rekindle their ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sexual
Plot: curses spells and rituals, love and romance, romance, unfulfillment, couples, swingers, unemployed, open marriage, jealous husband
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.8
 957
Cartagena (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Muriel is beautiful, free-spirited and bed-ridden since a horrific accident. Leo is a drunk middle-aged ex-boxer. Desperate for work and unqualified, he interviews for Muriel, who hires him to cook and care for her against her better judgment. ...
Style: sentimental, serious, touching, realistic
Plot: disability, opposites attract, love and romance, romance, redemption, boss and employee, teaching the ways of the world, alcohol abuse, haunted by the past, fall in love, hopes, misfit ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: colombia, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%