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To Paint or Make Love
Original name: Peindre ou faire l'amour
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An affluent, middle-aged couple's uneventful lives are forever changed when they move into an isolated house in the country and befriend an odd, younger couple.
Style: twists and turns, humorous, semi serious, offbeat, realistic, sexual, witty, sentimental, sincere, touching
Plot: self discovery, couple relations, countryside, swinger, marriage, couples, human nature, sexual relations, midlife crisis, life turned upside down, disorder, wife husband relationship, mate swapping, husband wife relationship, swingers, wife swapping, swinger couple, retired, female artist, labia, cunnilingus, female full frontal nudity, french countryside, blind man, village ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
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Manon of the Spring
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Switzerland, Italy, France
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Lost in Translation
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USA, Japan
102 min.
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, semi serious, humorous and touching films with plots about couples, couple relations, love and romance, female nudity, self discovery, husband wife relationship and family relations mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like To Paint or Make Love: The Three-Way Wedding (2010), One Stays, the Other Leaves (2005), Queen to Play (2009), Another Man (2008), Fucking Different (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Three-Way Wedding
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Place: europe, france
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One Stays, the Other Leaves
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A story about two couples, longtime friends in which both husbands engage in long-term affairs and, as the title says, ultimately one remains with his wife and one makes a new life with another woman.
Style: semi serious, touching, realistic, humorous, sexual ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: crumbling marriage, couple relations, infidelity, romance, midlife crisis, love and romance, couples, introspection, love affair, love triangle, fall in love, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
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Queen to Play
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In a small Corsican village, the life of Hélène, ordinary and single, She works as a maid in a hotel and is married happily with her Husband Ange and her fifteen year-old daughter. Her modest and monotonous life seems to be predetermined... One ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous, touching
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
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Another Man
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Story: Psychological drama about a young, inexperienced film reviewer who falls for the charms of a well-established female colleague. A challenging look at the essence of film critique as well as an erotic encounter between two unequals.
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, switzerland
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Fucking Different
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Fifteen queer crossovers: lesbian filmmakers from Berlin were asked to make a short film about their idea of male gay love and sexuality and, vice versa, gay men were given the task of making a short film about lesbian sexuality and eroticism.
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Country: France
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Omar and Emmanuel go to great lengths to prove they are not in love.
Style: serious, sexual, realistic, emotional, erotic ...
Plot: gays and lesbians, introspection, self discovery, sexual relations, breakup, artists and showbiz, gender, couples, couple relations, family problems, spouse leaving, male nudity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france, new york, usa
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    User:   54%
 
Private Fears in Public Places
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 120 min.
Story: In Paris, six people all look for love, despite typically having their romantic aspirations dashed at every turn.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sentimental, touching ...
Audience: date night
Plot: human nature, looking for love, romance, love and romance, couples, family relations, mind game, couple relations, parents and children, siblings relations, alcohol abuse, nothing goes right ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, france, venice, italy, paris france
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    User:   55%
 
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Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
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Style: semi serious, realistic, gloomy, humorous, sentimental ...
Plot: human nature, village life, resort, hopes, village, beach, family relations, social relations, elderly lovers, infidelity, golden years, dealing with death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   52%
 
Living on Love Alone
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Julie Bataille is fed up with student jobs. At 23, with a 5-years university degree, she wants to work for real. She meets Ben by chance at a job interview. He's a guy who chose to live by the day, getting by with whatever crosses his path and ...
Style: semi serious, captivating, realistic, cynical, humorous ...
Plot: rebelliousness, love affair, adolescence vs adulthood, twentysomething life, love and romance, rebellion, couples, fall in love, destructive relationship, down on your luck, life is a bitch, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
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System:   48%
    User:   42%
 
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Transylvania
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Zingarina arrives in Transylavania, accompanied by her close friend Marie and her guide and interpreter Luminitsa. She is not there only to visit this region of Romania but to trace her lover Milan, a musician who has made her pregnant and who left ...
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, touching, atmospheric ...
Plot: folk, self discovery, on the road, couple relations, obsessive quest, infidelity, pregnancy, love and romance, couples, family relations, bear, folk music ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, romania
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Country: France
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Uncle Kent
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Country: USA
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Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous, witty ...
Audience: date night
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At Ellen's Age
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Country: Germany
Duration: 95 min.
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Style: semi serious, sincere, realistic, touching
Plot: starting over, drugs/alcohol, self discovery, looking for love, midlife crisis, life turned upside down, hopes, love and romance, unfulfillment, disorder, stewardess, female nudity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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The Adopted
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Lisa and Marine live a life of relative companionship together, where the only man permitted into the equation is Lisa’s young son, Leo. However, their simple existence is thrown into disarray when Marie meets and falls in love with Alex, a ...
Style: semi serious, touching, realistic, humorous, sentimental
Audience: girls' night
Plot: family life, love and romance, family relations, single parent, fall in love, love affair, parents and children, death in the family, haunted by the past, life turned upside down, family problems, men hatred ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
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System:   40%
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If You Die, I'll Kill You
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In Paris' cosmopolitan and colorful 10th arrondissement, Philippe, who's fresh out of prison, crosses paths with Avdal, a Kurd who is trying to track down an Iraqi war criminal. Avdal, who dreams of staying in France, plans to bring his ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, semi serious, sincere, realistic ...
Audience: date night
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Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2010
Place: europe, france, paris france
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American Translation
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A sexually ambiguous Frenchman tours his native countryside with his naive American lover in pursuit of the ultimate thrill. From the moment they meet, brooding Chris (Pierre Perrier) and the beautiful Aurore (Lizzie Brocherè) fall instantly and ...
Style: sexual, serious, gloomy, realistic, offbeat ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france, paris france
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    User:   34%
 
The Civilization of Maxwell Bright
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: After a series of bad relationships, a man orders a mail order bride and receives more than he bargained for.
Style: humorous, semi serious, dark humor, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: femme fatale, womanizer, human nature, romance, self discovery, couples, misogynist, buddhism, cancer, wife, opposites attract, social differences ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles
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Wandering Streams
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Emile is a 70-ish former horticulturalist who once raised bonsai trees "because they don't take up too much room." Indeed, his whole existence is safe and uneventful to a fault, somewhat juiced by friendship with raucous fishing ...
Style: serious, sentimental, realistic, touching
Plot: elderly lovers, drugs/alcohol, golden years, elderly, countryside, buddies, village, aging, friendship, looking for love, looking for sex, sexual relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
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System:   36%
    User:   29%
 
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Bungalow
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A German soldier who goes AWOL, returns home to more problems than before he left.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sexual, offbeat ...
Plot: actor's life, infidelity, love triangle, couples, soldier, teenage life, love and romance, lifestyle, german soldier, brother brother relationship, railway station, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, germany
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    User:   31%
 
Conversations with My Gardener
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A successful artist, weary of Parisian life and on the verge of divorce, returns to the country to live in his childhood house. He needs someone to make a real vegetable garden again out of the wilderness it has become. The gardener happens to be a ...
Style: semi serious, sincere, talky, realistic, touching ...
Plot: starting over, friendship, village, village life, painter, friends, breakup, unfulfillment, male friendship, crumbling relationship, female nudity, love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france, paris france, southern france
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System:   35%
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Porn Theater
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In a Parisian porn theater, a cashier, a 50-year-old man and a young projectionist are drawn into a complex love affair.
Style: semi serious, sexual, realistic, talky
Plot: fall in love, gays and lesbians, writer's life, human nature, couple relations, friendship, infidelity, looking for love, love affair, love triangle, sexual relations, gender bending ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, france
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System:   35%
    User:   40%
 
Lost in Translation
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Two lost souls visiting Tokyo -- the young, neglected wife of a photographer and a washed-up movie star shooting a TV commercial -- find an odd solace and pensive freedom to be real in each other's company, away from their lives in America.
Style: atmospheric, realistic, touching, stylized, clever ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: loneliness, midlife crisis, culture clash, hotel, friendship, romance, depression, isolation, fish out of water, rock, photographer, actor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, tokyo, asia, yale university
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System:   34%
    User:   39%
 
Season's Beatings
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Christmas, family, and infidelity. Yvette's husband has died, and her grown daughters join her at the grave: Sonia, wealthy, bourgeois, and generous; Louba, living with their dad Stanislas, singing at a Russian restaurant, penniless, the ...
Style: semi serious, clever, realistic, humorous, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: fall in love, family life, restaurant, nightclub, romance, single parent, crumbling marriage, self discovery, suburbs, couple relations, infidelity, looking for love ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, france, russia, paris france
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System:   34%
    User:   40%
 
Little Jerusalem
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An orthodox Jewish teen living with her family in France attempts to balance her religious upbringing with her increasingly complex view of the outside world.
Style: serious, sincere, realistic, touching, gloomy ...
Plot: immigrants, opposites attract, self discovery, interracial relations, siblings relations, suburbs, love and romance, society, youth, couples, family relations, crumbling marriage ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, france, israel, middle east, paris france
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System:   33%
    User:   37%
 
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Cet amour-l?
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Cet Amour-là is an intimate portrait of a legendary love affair. Set against the beauty of the Breton seaside, it is also a film that revels in the insights that Marguerite Duras' writing affords.
Style: serious, psychological, talky, clever, realistic ...
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 ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
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System:   33%
    User:   33%
 

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Manon of the Spring
Genre: Drama
Country: Switzerland, Italy, France
Duration: 113 min.
Story: In this, the sequel to Jean de Florette, Manon (Beart) has grown into a beautiful young shepherdess living in the idyllic Provencal countryside. She plots vengeance on the men whose greedy conspiracy to acquire her father's land caused his ...
Style: atmospheric, touching, twists and turns, serious, gloomy ...
Plot: revenge, vengeance, uncover truth, french, tragedy, haunted by the past, village, life & death, greed, loneliness, countryside, mentor ...
Time: 20s, 20th century
Place: france, europe
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Comedy of Power
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A magistrate investigates a corporate executive.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, captivating
Plot: legal investigation, legal, legal action, couple relations, political corruption, price of justice, life turned upside down, crimes, dishonesty, law enforcement, couples, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france, paris france
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