Movies like Perfume

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Perfume
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A week in the lives of a group of models, photographers, agents, reporters, publicists and other characters during a wild modeling show in New York City.
Style: sexual, semi serious, realistic
Plot: rise and fall, urban, couple relations, romance, infidelity, relationship vs career, fashion, estrangement, city life, ambition, couples, siblings relations, terminal illness, love and romance, unfulfillment, modeling, beauty, female nudity, photographer
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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The Outs
Drama
USA
 8.3
A Special Day
Drama
Italy, Canada
106 min.
 8.1
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, semi serious, sexual and touching films with plots about love and romance, couples, couple relations, unfulfillment, romance, infidelity and lifestyle mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like Perfume: My Brother's Wife (2005), Adopt a Sailor (2008), Fairfield Road (2010), Adrift in Manhattan (2007), Rich and Famous (1981). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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My Brother's Wife
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina, Mexico, Peru, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After almost 10 years of marriage, attractive Zoe discovers that her marriage lacks passion and surprise, and is seduced by the possibility of finding those sensations already forgotten in her husband's brother. From this premise a series of ...
Style: serious, sexual, realistic, stylized, sincere
Plot: betrayal, crumbling marriage, romance, couple relations, infidelity, love affair, love triangle, siblings relations, dishonesty, love and romance, unfulfillment, pregnancy ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, mexico, latin america, usa
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Adopt a Sailor
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Adopt A Sailor is about Patricia and Richard, a successful and hip couple from New York City who inadvertently "adopt a sailor" during Fleet Week in New York City and the young man form Turkey Scratch, Arkansas who changes their lives ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching, witty ...
Plot: unsupportive spouse, crumbling marriage, urban, couple relations, unfulfillment, couples, friends, sailor, friendship, city life, love and romance, family problems ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
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 6.1
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Fairfield Road
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Noah McManus is leaving his job with the Boston mayor's office for a dream gig in Washington, D.C. But in a single day, he finds out his new boss in Washington can no longer employ him and that his girlfriend has been cheating on him. ...
Style: touching, semi serious, realistic, emotional
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: small town, couple relations, romance, fall in love, love and romance, couples, love triangle, relationship vs career, small town life, workplace situations, life turned upside down, ambition ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: boston, massachusetts, usa
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System:   82%
    User:   88%
 
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Adrift in Manhattan
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The lives of three lonely strangers intersect while commuting on New York's 1 and 9 subway lines.
Style: serious, gloomy, psychological, realistic, sexual
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Rich and Famous
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Two literary women compete for 20 years: one writes for the critics; the other one, to get rich.
Style: witty, semi serious, realistic, clever, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
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5 Flights Up
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A long-time married couple who've spent their lives together in the same New York apartment become overwhelmed by personal and real estate-related issues when they plan to move away.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sentimental, touching
Audience: date night
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Days and Clouds
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, Switzerland, France
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Set in Genoa, the film concerns the financial struggles and emotional strain that occur after Michele loses his job. He and his wife Elsa are forced to give up their affluent lifestyle and cope with the tensions of moving into a smaller home, ...
Style: serious, realistic, touching, sexual
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City Baby
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Sexy. Style-conscious. Extreme love affairs. Complicated friendships. Life happens all too quickly when Cloey is reluctantly plucked from her comfort zone and complete reliance on others is overturned – a secure relationship with her boyfriend ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, sexual, realistic, sincere
Plot: coming of age, rock, drugs/alcohol, best friends, urban, twentysomething life, friends, infidelity, city life, love triangle, artists and showbiz, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, oregon, usa, portland oregon
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    User:   62%
 
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Summer Clouds
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Daniel (Roberto Enríquez), Ana (Natalia Millán), and their little boy, Manuel (Kevin Almodóvar), travel from Madrid to a resort on the Costa Brava for the summer. Ana runs into Marta (Irene Montalà of L'Auberge Espagnole), a local shopgirl ...
Style: sexual, semi serious, talky, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: mentally unstable, romance, young lovers, resort, crumbling marriage, store, obsession, infidelity, couple relations, love triangle, sexual relations, true love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: madrid, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   59%
    User:   48%
 
 5.7
 494
On_Line
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: John, a computer whiz on the rebound from a disastrous break-up, starts an adult Internet site with his roommate, Moe. They are soon caught up in the erotic nature of the chat sessions they host, changing both their lives.
Style: serious, sexual, erotic, realistic
Plot: best friends, gays and lesbians, college, obsession, romance, couple relations, destructive relationship, looking for love, webcam, internet, gay, voyeurism ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   59%
    User:   69%
 
 6.4
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Now, Forager
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Poland
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Lucien and Regina are foragers - they gather wild mushrooms and sell them to New York restaurants. They live simply, according to the seasons. When Regina seeks more stability, their marriage is put to a test.
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, gloomy, touching
Plot: crumbling marriage, couple relations, relationship vs career, in the woods, cooking and food, ambition, restaurant, unfulfillment, couples, family problems, unfulfilled love, life turned upside down ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new jersey, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   50%
 
 6.6
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The Group
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Sidney Lumet's adaptation of the acclaimed Mary McCarthy novel. It's 1933, and eight young women are friends and members of the upper- class group at a private girl's school, about to graduate and start their own lives. The film ...
Style: semi serious, emotional, sexual, realistic, captivating
Plot: best friends, romance, writer's life, school, feminism, friendship, college, self discovery, twentysomething life, thirtysomething life, gender, love and romance ...
Time: 30s
Place: europe, usa, new york, greenwich village manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
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System:   57%
    User:   62%
 
Never Say Goodbye
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 193 min.
Story: Dev and Maya are both married to different people. Settled into a life of domestic ritual, and convinced that they are happy in their respective relationships, they still yearn for something deeper and more meaningful, which is precisely what they ...
Style: semi serious, epic, realistic, sentimental, emotional ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
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World Traveler
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: After hitting the road a man encounters characters that make him realize the importance of family.
Style: talky, semi serious, realistic, touching, humorous ...
Plot: human nature, parents and children, family in crisis, family life, hopes, love and romance, society, unfulfillment, couples, family problems, family relations, midlife crisis ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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    User:   49%
 
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Sun Kissed
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Teddy, a young writer, ventures to an isolated desert house to complete his first novel, where he meets and seduces the mysterious caretaker, Leo. Layers of memory and hallucination unfold that intertwine the two men.
Style: serious, atmospheric, surreal, sexual, realistic ...
Plot: master and servant, romance, mysterious character, desert, obsession, mystery, couple relations, urban, wilderness, dangerous attraction, destructive relationship, infidelity ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   41%
 
Slaves of New York
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Meet the denizens of New York City: artists, prostitutes, saints, and seers. All are aspiring toward either fame or oblivion, and hoping for love and acceptance. Instead they find high rents, faithless partners, and dead-end careers.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, offbeat, surreal ...
Plot: artist, art, city life, life philosophy, urban, distopia, self discovery, adaptation, brutality, fantasy world, sexual abuse, immortality ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   44%
 
 5.2
 888
Kiss Me Again
Genre: Romance, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A married couple decides to test the boundaries of their relationship with a seductive Spanish woman. When an unlikely relationship ensues, all three are forced to rethink their definition of love.
Style: semi serious, sexual, realistic, emotional
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, gays and lesbians, battle of the sexes, crumbling marriage, manipulations, couple relations, threesome, love triangle, dangerous attraction, infidelity, love affair, sexual relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, europe, usa, london, new york ...
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System:   48%
    User:   40%
 
 7.3
 174K
Blue Jasmine
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Jasmine French used to be on the top of the heap as a New York socialite, but now is returning to her estranged sister in San Francisco utterly ruined. As Jasmine struggles with her haunting memories of a privileged past bearing dark realities she ...
Style: talky, cynical, realistic, psychological, tragicomedy ...
Plot: depression, suicide, tragedy, mental illness, working class, adultery, starting over, drugs/alcohol, relationships, character study, loneliness, life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san francisco, usa, new jersey, new york, california
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System:   46%
    User:   49%
 
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Cashmere Mafia
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Cashmere Mafia is an American television comedy-drama which ran on ABC from January 6, 2008 to February 20, 2008. The series was created by Kevin Wade, who also served as executive producer alongside Darren Star, Gail Katz, Jeff Rake and Michael ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, stylized, sexy
Audience: girls' night
Plot: best friends, feminism, friendship, urban, workplace situations, ambition, gender, workplace, friends, power relations, couple relations, city life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   49%
 
 5.2
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The New Twenty
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Five best friends in their late 20's discover new truths about themselves and the friendships they thought would last forever.
Style: semi serious, sexual, realistic
Plot: friendship, best friends, young lovers, college, romance, introspection, self discovery, urban, sexual relations, gay, homosexuality, singleness ...
Time: 20s, year 2006
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   46%
 
 7.1
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Mind the Gap
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Five seemingly unrelated people decide to take huge risks in their personal lives in an effort to find happiness.
Style: clever, semi serious, realistic, talky, humorous ...
Plot: single parent, love and romance, urban, couples, romance, family relations, golden years, crumbling marriage, starting over, human nature, parents and children, singleness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   45%
 
Phileine Says Sorry
Genre: Drama, Comedy, Romance
Country: Netherlands, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Gorgeous Dutch youngster Max has two passions, acting and girls. The first becomes his brilliant career, which takes off so well he gets invited to a prestigious New York theatre course for a year. But since he met fickle bitch Phileine in an ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous, clever ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: battle of the sexes, romance, couple relations, infidelity, love and romance, couples, urban, city life, actor's life, artists and showbiz, dishonesty, weatherman ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, holland, usa, new york
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System:   41%
    User:   49%
 
Footballers' Wives
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 49 min.
Story: Footballers' Wives is a British television drama surrounding the fictional Premier League Association football club Earls Park F.C., its players, and their wives. It was broadcast on the ITV network from 8 January 2002 to 14 April 2006. The ...
Style: semi serious, sexual, realistic, stylized, sexy
Audience: girls' night
Plot: sport, manipulations, rise to the top, suburbs, couple relations, looking for sex, sexual relations, relationship vs career, suburban life, sport team, couples, womanizer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: england, europe
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System:   40%
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What Girls Learn
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Two teenage girls must come to terms with their stepfather when their mother is struck by illness.
Style: serious, realistic, sentimental, sincere, touching ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: innocence lost, romance, teenage love, family gatherings, countryside, family in crisis, teenage life, terminal illness, single mother, wedding, teenage girl, menstruation ...
Time: 80s
Place: georgia, usa, new york
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System:   39%
    User:   35%
 
Full Body Massage
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Nina, an art dealer, has her weekly massage appointment and is surprised to find out her usual masseur, Douglas, has sent a replacement named Fitch. The pair develop an easy rapport during the session, with talk about past relationships. As Nina ...
Style: serious, talky, sexual, erotic, realistic ...
Plot: fall in love, femme fatale, romance, massage, battle of the sexes, crumbling marriage, self discovery, couple relations, destructive relationship, infidelity, love affair, sexual relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa
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System:   39%
    User:   43%
 
Echo Park, L.A.
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: As Magdalena's 15th birthday approaches, her simple, blissful life is complicated by the discovery that she's pregnant. Kicked out of her house, she finds a new family with her great-granduncle and gay cousin.
Style: realistic, touching, semi serious, sentimental, compassionate ...
Plot: coming of age, pregnancy, culture clash, gay, religion, teenager, virginity, gays and lesbians, homosexuality, family bonds, stereotypes, starting over ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, los angeles, usa, spain
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System:   36%
    User:   35%
 
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The Guitar
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The life of a woman is transformed after she is diagnosed with a terminal disease, fired from her job and abandoned by her boyfriend. Given two months to live, she throws caution to the wind to pursue her dreams.
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, touching, psychological
Plot: single parent, dealing with death, romance, urban, opposites attract, lesbian, introspection, self discovery, pregnancy, road not taken, couple relations, terminal illness ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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System:   36%
    User:   33%
 
Two for the Seesaw
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Jerry Ryan wanders aimlessly around New York after giving up his Nebrascan law practice. His wife asks for a divorce. He meets Gittel, a struggling dancer from Greenwich Village and they try to sort out their lives. An extended conversation piece ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, sentimental, touching, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, fall in love, city life, unlikely couple, young lovers, urban, battle of the sexes, crumbling marriage, opposites attract, couple relations, infidelity, midlife crisis ...
Time: 60s
Place: nebraska, usa, new york, greenwich village manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
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System:   35%
    User:   38%
 

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Hello Lonesome
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Lonely since his wife left him and alienated from his daughter, a cantankerous voice-over artist strikes up an unlikely friendship with his regular deliveryman. Many suburbs away, an elderly widow loses her license to drive and turns to her wry ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sentimental, touching
Plot: friends, golden years, suburbs, urban, couple relations, friendship, unfulfilled love, city life, suburban life, estrangement, elderly, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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System:   34%
    User:   38%
 
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Making Love
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A perfect typical LA couple find their happily-ever-after life broken when Zach confronts his long-repressed attraction for other men.
Style: semi serious, emotional, talky, sexual, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love triangle, coming out, office, fall in love, gays and lesbians, romance, crumbling marriage, infidelity, couple relations, love affair, gay, parents and children ...
Time: 80s
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System:   34%
    User:   29%
 
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