Movies that are like Persona

If you like "Persona" you are probably looking for talky, surreal, psychological and atmospheric movies of Drama and Thriller genre about / that have / with existentialism, surrealism, psychology, swedish, loneliness, silence and psychiatry themes shot in Sweden.
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Persona
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 85 min.
Style: talky, surreal, psychological, atmospheric, sexual, disturbing, enigmatic, cerebral, meditative, melancholic, art house, serious, reflective, breathtaking, intellectual, bleak, philosophical, non-linear, stylized, compassionate, tense, emotional, artsy, captivating, erotic, light, dark, harsh, gloomy, avant garde, intense
Plot: existentialism, surrealism, psychology, swedish, loneliness, silence, psychiatry, sex, art, postmodernism, dreams, storytelling, secrets, confession, nurse, obsession, insanity, visceral, identity, patient, medical, violence, character study, women, life & death, relationships, imagination, runaway, depression, childhood, dialogue, artist, pornography, losing-it hero, complex characters, isolation, dream, betrayal, chase, guilt, solitude, life philosophy, institution, blood, mentally unstable, hospital, introspection, doctors and patients, mute character, sex talk, monologue, lesbian, mental illness, misfit, unfulfillment, power relations, actress, nihilism, psycho sexual, blood drinking, ambiguity, psychoanalysis, symbolism, reading a letter, abortion, broken glass, beach, female protagonist, motherhood, erotica, identity crisis, one location, repeated scene, disintegration, imagery, repeated event, role playing, psychological torture, beach house, alienation, play, erection, dead animal, radio, mental institution, nervous breakdown, psychiatrist, letter, sexual activity, paranoid, tragedy, suicide attempt, philosophy
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: sweden
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Woman in the Dunes
Drama, Thriller
Japan
123 min.
 8.5
The Silence
Drama
Sweden
96 min.
 8.0
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Most similar movies to Persona

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out talky, cerebral, melancholic and atmospheric films with plots including loneliness, obsession, storytelling, existentialism, art, runaway and visceral themes mostly in Drama, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like Persona: The Passion of Anna (1969), Through a Glass Darkly (1961), The Silence (1963), Hour of the Wolf (1968), Woman in the Dunes (1964). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Passion of Anna
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 101 min.
Style: bleak, psychological, enigmatic, serious, art house, meditative, talky, cerebral, realistic, melancholic, stylized, reflective, gloomy, disturbing, surreal, breathtaking, sexual, harsh, atmospheric, depressing, cynical, biting, ironic, witty, emotional, intellectual
Plot: island, isolation, relationships, life philosophy, existentialism, character study, crime gone awry, solitude, marriage, opposites attract, loneliness, complex characters, obsession, catastrophe, dialogue, swedish, depression, brutality, suicide, friendship, visceral, animals, love affair, mentor, psychology, guilt, chaos and mayhem, pornography, gangsters, cheating, destiny, greed, dysfunctional family, culture clash, art, death, childhood, drinking, runaway, writers, storytelling, honest, censorship, couples, nudity (topless - notable), deadly, dreams, first contact, lone hero, love and romance
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   95%
    User:   100%
 
Through a Glass Darkly
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 89 min.
Style: bleak, atmospheric, psychological, meditative, enigmatic, reflective, serious, talky, melancholic, cerebral, philosophical, realistic, breathtaking, stylized, depressing, gloomy, tense, art house, intellectual, surreal, light, emotional, compassionate, biting, sexual, earnest, cynical, touching, disturbing, biblical, dark
Plot: mental illness, island, schizophrenia, isolation, god, insanity, human nature, relationships, dysfunctional family, swedish, loneliness, existentialism, love, psychology, solitude, depression, character study, parents and children, art, suicide attempt, beautiful scenery, guilt, siblings relations, religion, culture clash, life philosophy, incest, death, dialogue, tragedy, crime gone awry, storytelling, obsession, daughter, secrets, childhood, artist, greed, sacrifice, divorce, family problems, family relations, couple relations, estrangement, confined, brother sister relationship, father daughter relationship, father son relationship, couples, father in law
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   92%
    User:   89%
 
Movie in collections
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 14K
The Silence
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 96 min.
Style: sexual, psychological, bleak, serious, enigmatic, cerebral, reflective, melancholic, disturbing, talky, harsh, intellectual, breathtaking, realistic, surreal, meditative, art house, atmospheric, erotic, cynical, philosophical, stylized, depressing, light, emotional, non-linear, compassionate, absurd
Plot: hotel, dysfunctional family, loneliness, relationships, sisters, existentialism, incest, swedish, god, pornography, childhood, censorship, sex, parents and children, irreverent, obsession, isolation, nudity (topless - notable), character study, dialogue, drinking, siblings relations, depression, life philosophy, culture clash, sexuality, desire, travel, rage, solitude, visceral, runaway, women, sibling relationship, male nudity, storytelling, death, religion, art, surrealism, brutality, catastrophe, love and romance, rebellion, crime gone awry, tragedy, couples, family problems, family relations, terminal illness
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: europe, sweden, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   90%
    User:   74%
 
Hour of the Wolf
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Sweden
Duration: 90 min.
Style: surreal, atmospheric, bleak, stylized, psychological, enigmatic, serious, meditative, disturbing, cerebral, art house, macabre, dark, talky, lyrical, harsh, tense, melancholic, gloomy, breathtaking, reflective, artsy, dark humor, frightening, depressing, biting, gothic, mysterious, intellectual, interesting, cynical
Plot: island, artist, obsession, isolation, surrealism, insanity, mental illness, losing-it hero, swedish, visceral, existentialism, demons, crumbling marriage, loneliness, character study, dreams, psychology, crime gone awry, mozart, paranoid, art, finnish, breakdown, pregnant wife, couple relations, creativity, paranoia, runaway, storytelling, guilt, infidelity, catastrophe, solitude, depression, gunfight, dysfunctional family, life philosophy, brutality, goth, culture clash, supernatural, unfulfillment, diary, couples, family problems, young wife, ambiguity, baron, necrophilia, psychological torture
Time: 20th century, 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   79%
    User:   74%
 
Woman in the Dunes
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 123 min.
Style: surreal, atmospheric, stylized, art house, psychological, enigmatic, serious, bleak, sexual, erotic, reflective, melancholic, philosophical, talky, cerebral, breathtaking, meditative, artsy, intellectual, disturbing, captivating, harsh, tense, suspenseful, avant garde, scenic, absurd, dark
Plot: desert, isolation, existentialism, loneliness, human nature, storytelling, love affair, solitude, art, imagination, obsession, captivity, childhood, entomologist, sand dune, character study, surrealism, psychology, humanity, male nudity, japanese new wave, visceral, self discovery, brutality, redemption, depression, life & death, relationships, beautiful scenery, adaptation, greed, transformation, twists & turns, culture clash, insanity, identity, confined, hopes, love and romance, couple relations, destiny, kidnapping, couples, woman, villager, dune, sand, sandstorm, crow, japanese man
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   77%
    User:   62%
 
Cries & Whispers
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 91 min.
Style: emotional, touching, meditative, bleak, breathtaking, enigmatic, sincere, serious, melancholic, stylized, talky, reflective, psychological, disturbing, tense, depressing, cerebral, compassionate, atmospheric, macabre, lyrical, harsh, realistic, heartbreaking, captivating, surreal, cynical, gloomy, thought provoking, intense, ironic, intellectual
Plot: terminal illness, dysfunctional family, death, sisters, loneliness, relationships, life & death, swedish, human nature, cancer, visceral, family bonds, character study, estate, adultery, depression, tragedy, siblings relations, guilt, obsession, solitude, existentialism, dialogue driven, afterlife, suicide attempt, women, dreams, pornography, childhood, sexual abuse, isolation, art, culture clash, secrets, dialogue, marriage, love, complex characters, runaway, sibling relationship, family problems, family relations, family life, dealing with death, life is a bitch, society, unfulfillment, repression, grudge, maid
Time: 19th century, turn of the century
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   77%
    User:   73%
 
 8.1
 9K
Shame
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Sweden
Duration: 103 min.
Style: bleak, psychological, biting, enigmatic, serious, reflective, talky, harsh, dramatic, art house, breathtaking, realistic, cynical, cerebral, emotional, atmospheric, stylized, tense, meditative, light, melancholic, macabre, surreal, witty, compassionate, disturbing, intense, intellectual, brutal, absurd
Plot: war, island, civil war, betrayal, countryside, wartime, swedish, brutality, politics, character study, visceral, soldier, existentialism, culture clash, adultery, psychology, crime gone awry, insanity, drinking, wine, loneliness, relationships, boat, political, ethnic conflict, catastrophe, friendship, childhood, sexual abuse, dialogue, dreams, redemption, marriage, crumbling marriage, innocence lost, on the run, survival, introspection, chaos and mayhem, political unrest, battles, political prisoner, shame, farm, fictional war, refugee, musician, female nudity, husband wife relationship, military
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: israel, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   63%
    User:   72%
 
Movie in collections
 8.1
 16K
Winter Light
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 81 min.
Style: bleak, atmospheric, cerebral, meditative, serious, melancholic, enigmatic, reflective, talky, depressing, psychological, breathtaking, realistic, intellectual, philosophical, stylized, cynical, gloomy, emotional, light, harsh, tense, disturbing, thought provoking, interesting, earnest, dramatic, compassionate, scenic
Plot: small town, suicide, god, loneliness, isolation, existentialism, swedish, relationships, clergy, love, dialogue driven, life & death, jesus, religion, obsession, depression, human nature, village, death, apocalypse, complex characters, childhood, life philosophy, character study, introspection, culture clash, dialogue, pastor, winter, priest, faith, philosophy, storytelling, mentor, greed, redemption, solitude, wine, poetry, crime gone awry, humanity, runaway, catastrophe, betrayal, drinking, beautiful scenery, self discovery, art, russian, honest
Time: 20th century, 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   62%
    User:   69%
 
Scenes from a Marriage
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 283 min.
Style: talky, realistic, tense, psychological, serious, melancholic, enigmatic, reflective, meditative, cerebral, breathtaking, bleak, emotional, sincere, compassionate, harsh, atmospheric, clever, disturbing, dramatic, interesting, dark humor, earnest, intellectual, cynical, gloomy, stylized, intense, thought provoking, depressing, witty, sexy
Plot: loneliness, marriage, divorce, crumbling marriage, relationships, love, honest, romance, introspection, love story, obsession, swedish, character study, drinking, runaway, tragedy, visceral, culture clash, catastrophe, couple relations, dialogue, crime gone awry, life philosophy, cognac, marital separation, midlife crisis, selfishness, humiliation, complex characters, greed, pornography, beautiful scenery, adultery, brutality, psychology, dysfunctional family, depression, love affair, extramarital affair, political, mental illness, life & death, women, love and romance, unfulfillment, couples, breakup, human nature, infidelity, society
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: europe, sweden, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   49%
 
Knife in the Water
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Poland
Duration: 94 min.
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, tense, psychological, bleak, enigmatic, serious, talky, cerebral, suspense, realistic, melancholic, reflective, meditative, sexy, harsh, captivating, art house, surreal, interesting, breathtaking, intellectual, stylized, intense, disturbing, macabre, erotic, road movie, sexual, dramatic, witty, clever, light
Plot: jazz, crumbling marriage, psychology, mentor, ego clash, runaway, moral ambiguity, relationships, paranoid, ship, obsession, dialogue, art, existentialism, intrigue, greed, crime gone awry, violence, twists & turns, knife, visceral, loneliness, murder, police investigation, secrets, boat, catastrophe, violent, marriage, couple relations, manipulation, vengeance, hotel, corruption, culture clash, gunfight, storytelling, assassination, pornography, love triangle, dishonesty, rivalry, couples, unsupportive spouse, human nature, social differences, love and romance, family problems, hitchhiker, drowning
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: poland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   49%
 
Fanny and Alexander
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden, France, West Germany
Duration: 188 min.
Style: surreal, clever, serious, atmospheric, emotional, enigmatic, reflective, captivating, breathtaking, cerebral, bleak, talky, thought provoking, meditative, art house, melancholic, intellectual, lyrical, harsh, disturbing, philosophical, sincere, cynical, touching, stylized, witty, sentimental, gothic, interesting, dramatic, psychological, scenic, absurd
Plot: dysfunctional family, orphan, swedish, bishop, family drama, christmas, childhood, ghost, funeral, young heroes, small town, loneliness, art, storytelling, parents and children, death, life & death, culture clash, relationships, guilt, tragedy, character study, greed, theatre group, child prodigy, sibling relationship, abuse, runaway, siblings relations, obsession, catastrophe, pornography, parenthood, complex characters, beautiful scenery, secrets, god, adaptation, surrealism, family, dialogue, gunfight, children, mentor, imagination, marriage, brutality, existentialism, youth, family problems
Time: 1900s, 20th century, 1910s, turn of the century
Place: sweden, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   57%
 
 7.1
 11K
The Isle
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 90 min.
Style: atmospheric, disturbing, sexual, serious, enigmatic, art house, melancholic, surreal, gloomy, realistic, meditative, dark humor, captivating, artsy, erotic, talky, psychological, sexy, reflective, brutal, harsh, stylized, bleak, bloody, breathtaking, cerebral, intellectual, avant garde, ironic, absurd
Audience: girls' night
Plot: obsession, loneliness, mute or deaf, isolation, countryside, fish, brutality, prostitution, existentialism, visceral, pornography, splatter, small town, male nudity, guilt, relationships, resort, vengeance, dialogue, violence, suicide, destructive relationship, solitude, lake or river, boat, twists & turns, art, runaway, beautiful scenery, storytelling, liquor, eroticism, card game, jealousy, violent, sexualized violence, surrealism, prostitute, chases and races, stylish, bdsm, culture clash, murder, mentor, catastrophe, confined, assassination, crimes, redemption, insanity
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   57%
 
 7.9
 11K
3 Women
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Style: surreal, atmospheric, psychological, stylized, enigmatic, semi serious, bleak, meditative, melancholic, cerebral, disturbing, talky, clever, realistic, reflective, art house, breathtaking, harsh, humorous, non-linear, sexual, captivating, artsy, absurd, depressing, dark humor, ironic, offbeat, surprise ending, interesting, witty
Plot: desert, surrealism, loneliness, friendship, identity, women, dreams, relationships, character study, obsession, insanity, runaway, existentialism, artist, art, pornography, dishonesty, violent, crime gone awry, dialogue, guilt, suicide attempt, drinking, unlikely friendships, paranoia, paranoid, visceral, eccentricity, avant-garde, shooting range, love and romance, psychology, sexualized violence, vengeance, culture clash, catastrophe, metaphysics, couples, friends, golden years, womanizer, aging, opposites attract, human nature, couple relations, infidelity, love affair, mental illness, coma, painting
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: california, usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   50%
 
Movie in collections
 7.5
 3K
Faithless
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Sweden, Italy, Germany, Finland, Norway
Duration: 142 min.
Style: psychological, serious, gloomy, melancholic, reflective, meditative, enigmatic, bleak, realistic, art house, lyrical, clever, tense, cerebral, sincere, breathtaking, talky, sexual, harsh, intense, intellectual, surreal, erotic, atmospheric, non-linear, disturbing, ironic, dramatic, depressing, stylized, emotional, philosophical, dark
Plot: infidelity, adultery, loneliness, relationships, swedish, betrayal, romance, love affair, marriage, solitude, writers, existentialism, drinking, life philosophy, life & death, redemption, parents and children, storytelling, creativity, obsession, art, mentor, parenthood, isolation, love and romance, island, guilt, dialogue, brutality, catastrophe, greed, artist, first contact, suicide, death, transformation, character study, divorce, couples, humanity, complex characters, multiple storylines, workplace, hospital, culture clash, childhood, runaway, crumbling marriage, tragedy, couple relations
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: denmark, france, sweden, tokyo, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   54%
 
 7.8
 31K
The Tenant
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 126 min.
Style: surreal, atmospheric, suspenseful, disturbing, psychological, dark humor, enigmatic, tense, serious, dark, cerebral, bleak, macabre, suspense, frightening, melancholic, talky, art house, harsh, offbeat, absurd, interesting, reflective, scary, mind bending
Plot: obsession, suicide, identity, paranoia, insanity, mental illness, ghost, mystery, conspiracy, psychology, surrealism, paranoid, loneliness, supernatural, solitude, mentally unstable, split personality, existentialism, isolation, life & death, secrets, twists & turns, visceral, serial killer, death, psychiatry, crime gone awry, hospital, imagination, character study, lodger, psychopath, neighbor, violent, depression, eccentricity, catastrophe, storytelling, adaptation, creativity, bruce lee, haunted by the past, deadly, losing-it hero, crimes, landlord tenant relationship, agony, bandaged face, egyptology, claustrophobia
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   48%
 
 6.8
 32K
Spider
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, UK, France
Duration: 98 min.
Style: atmospheric, surreal, psychological, bleak, disturbing, cerebral, enigmatic, serious, melancholic, suspenseful, dark, non-linear, art house, artsy, twists and turns, gloomy, realistic, twist ending, tense, intellectual, interesting, harsh, macabre, meditative, breathtaking, suspense, captivating, reflective, stylized, talky, mind bending, offbeat, surprise ending, tricky, intense, dramatic, clever, dark humor
Plot: mental illness, murder, insanity, schizophrenia, spiders, storytelling, psychology, psychiatry, mentally unstable, character study, childhood, memory, secrets, obsession, existentialism, imagination, paranoid, paranoia, loneliness, parents and children, mystery, manipulation, visceral, identity, solitude, creativity, dialogue, guilt, surrealism, twists & turns, brutality, police investigation, life & death, adaptation, pornography, haunted by the past, flashbacks, violent, art, past, redemption, isolation, psychopath, secret, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, misfit, betrayal, rivalry
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, london, east end london, africa, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   55%
 
 8.3
 18K
Autumn Sonata
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: France, West Germany, Sweden, UK
Duration: 99 min.
Style: emotional, bleak, talky, reflective, melancholic, serious, heartbreaking, enigmatic, dramatic, meditative, gloomy, realistic, tense, harsh, depressing, art house, cerebral, intense, breathtaking, disturbing, atmospheric, compassionate, sincere, stylized, touching, psychological, intellectual
Plot: redemption, dysfunctional family, mother daughter relationship, marriage, relationships, human nature, loneliness, dialogue driven, family drama, character study, depression, introspection, childhood, swedish, runaway, tragedy, pianist, mentor, complex characters, culture clash, honest, cancer, existentialism, death, drinking, women, secrets, storytelling, parents and children, pornography, crime gone awry, visceral, father daughter relationship, hospital, brutality, life philosophy, dialogue, catastrophe, classical music, artist, mental illness, obsession, family in crisis, haunted by the past, family life, hopes, unfulfillment, family problems, family relations, reunion
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: europe, sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   44%
 
 7.8
 40K
Repulsion
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Style: atmospheric, surreal, psychological, disturbing, suspenseful, enigmatic, serious, tense, sexual, bleak, meditative, art house, talky, reflective, realistic, melancholic, macabre, dark, suspense, cerebral, frightening, sexy, breathtaking, captivating, harsh, stylized, intense, scary, interesting, neurotic, british horror, ambiguous ending
Plot: mental illness, loneliness, rape, insanity, paranoia, psychology, isolation, sexual abuse, sisters, psychiatry, losing-it hero, paranoid, obsession, visceral, schizophrenia, hallucination, character study, murder, violent, dark fantasy, secrets, pornography, vengeance, runaway, violence, sexualized violence, brutality, storytelling, guilt, rent, police investigation, serial killer, relationships, dialogue, solitude, surrealism, sexual repression, voyeurism, sexuality, post traumatic stress disorder, psychosis, twists & turns, magic realism, eccentricity, incest, unfulfillment, repression, delusion, dead body in a bathtub, male male kiss
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   46%
 
Movie in collections
 7.8
 16K
The Trial
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, West Germany, Italy
Duration: 119 min.
Style: surreal, atmospheric, psychological, disturbing, bleak, enigmatic, serious, cerebral, meditative, talky, suspenseful, melancholic, reflective, breathtaking, art house, absurd, stylized, dark, harsh, light, colourful, gloomy, dark humor, intellectual, interesting, dramatic, tense, clever, futuristic
Plot: paranoia, surrealism, fighting the system, existentialism, imagination, courtroom, guilt, workplace, dreams, paranoid, storytelling, insanity, adaptation, expressionism, greed, loneliness, lawyer, obsession, art, secrets, anti heroes, runaway, conspiracy, literature, hotel, noir, catastrophe, creativity, culture clash, legal action, distopia, death, pornography, dialogue, justice, fountain of youth, life & death, crime, corruption, uncover truth, frame up, false accusation, courtroom drama, future dystopia, social decay, life is a bitch, dishonesty, legal, rebellion, society
Time: 20th century, 60s, 18th century, 1920s
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   47%
 
 8.0
 608K
Black Swan
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Style: stylized, surreal, psychological, suspense, atmospheric, tense, sexual, serious, dark, intense, disturbing, enigmatic, mind bending, realistic, cerebral, interesting, twist ending, dramatic, emotional, macabre, erotic, harsh, sexy, clever, artsy, suspenseful, bleak, captivating, ambiguous ending, surprise ending, melancholic, colourful, breathtaking, talky, reflective, art house
Plot: obsession, ballet, insanity, mental illness, paranoia, ballerina, sex, dancer's life, drugs/alcohol, psychology, visceral, storytelling, mentor, dreams, dancing, sexualized violence, dance, dancer, losing-it hero, strong sexual content, twists & turns, pornography, runaway, loneliness, character study, manipulation, stylish, performer's life, violent, brutality, surrealism, sexual abuse, paranoid, art, psychiatry, violence, relationships, dark fantasy, corruption, depression, classical music, sacrifice, female protagonist, competition, showbiz, body horror, audition, mother daughter relationship, fear, self mutilation
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   51%
 
 7.1
 40K
Naked Lunch
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, UK, Japan
Duration: 115 min.
Style: surreal, psychological, sexual, disturbing, atmospheric, serious, cerebral, enigmatic, psychedelic, intellectual, captivating, realistic, stylized, absurd, clever, talky, art house, ironic, reflective, dark, offbeat, non-linear, artsy, macabre, melancholic, meditative, philosophical, harsh, witty, mind bending, cynical, gloomy, interesting, breathtaking, dark humor
Plot: drug abuse, writing, addiction, drug addiction, drugs, jazz, postmodernism, surrealism, psychiatry, drugs/alcohol, insanity, paranoia, paranoid, imagination, existentialism, adaptation, writers, strong sexual content, losing-it hero, literature, creativity, book, life philosophy, deadpan, pornography, mentor, dialogue, storytelling, brutality, bug, exterminator, hallucination, distopia, visceral, loneliness, illegal drugs, life is a bitch, heroin, philosophy, obsession, utopia, homosexuality, psychology, marijuana, magic realism, violent, sexualized violence, art, fantasy world, crazy
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s
Place: new york, usa, north africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   47%
 
Last Year at Marienbad
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Style: atmospheric, surreal, stylized, psychological, enigmatic, cerebral, meditative, serious, reflective, non-linear, talky, art house, melancholic, breathtaking, intellectual, bleak, artsy, gloomy, realistic, harsh, philosophical, lyrical, disturbing, mind bending, psychedelic, avant garde, interesting, cynical, ironic, sexy, absurd
Plot: hotel, surrealism, obsession, memory, mystery, existentialism, destiny, dreams, loneliness, art, maze, haunted by the past, life & death, imagination, new wave, dialogue, life philosophy, paranoid, relationships, pornography, amnesia, extramarital affair, palaces castles and temples, childhood, poetry, storytelling, visceral, catastrophe, romance, couples, voyeurism, creativity, runaway, psychology, philosophy, greed, crime gone awry, metaphysics, death, mentor, french, infidelity, love affair, wooing, dishonesty, hopes, love and romance, uncertainty, french new wave, stream of consciousness
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   38%
 
The Skin I Live In
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 120 min.
Style: clever, psychological, stylized, suspenseful, serious, disturbing, enigmatic, non-linear, art house, cerebral, macabre, sexual, colourful, twists and turns, gloomy, melancholic, breathtaking, suspense, intense, dark, erotic, interesting, atmospheric, sexy, absurd, surreal, meditative, twist ending, tense, talky, philosophical, intellectual
Plot: mad scientist, vengeance, rape, obsession, psychology, sexualized violence, twists & turns, insanity, identity, secrets, doctors, storytelling, revenge, sexuality, physical appearance, visceral, sexual abuse, stylish, plastic surgeon, skin, pornography, kidnapping, adultery, plot twist, relationships, hospital, brutality, art, tragedy, dealing with death, mystery, mentor, existentialism, police investigation, loneliness, murder mystery, dress, betrayal, dysfunctional family, sex, runaway, guilt, violence, character study, tragic love, captivity, isolation, gender bending, confined, rivalry
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2006, year 2012
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   46%
 
Movie in collections
 7.0
 47K
Inland Empire
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Poland, USA
Duration: 180 min.
Style: surreal, psychological, atmospheric, enigmatic, non-linear, serious, art house, cerebral, meditative, offbeat, realistic, dark, mind bending, disturbing, absurd, artsy, intellectual, breathtaking, melancholic, talky, tense, suspenseful, stylized, harsh, macabre, philosophical, bleak, psychedelic, colourful, avant garde, interesting, reflective, sexual
Plot: surrealism, identity, mystery, murder, existentialism, actor's life, danger, insanity, dreams, gory, visceral, art, pornography, storytelling, woman in danger, circus, alternate reality, obsession, violent husband, spectacle, wife, parallel world, movie star, movie business, married couple, life philosophy, creativity, artists and showbiz, maze, hollywood, guilt, dialogue, redemption, brutality, infidelity, hotel, metaphysics, catastrophe, loneliness, life & death, crime gone awry, psychology, vengeance, eccentricity, paranoid, murder mystery, nudity (topless - notable), screaming in horror, shot in the face, shooting
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, poland, europe, usa, los angeles, southern california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   43%
 
Mulholland Drive
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 147 min.
Style: atmospheric, psychological, stylized, surreal, suspense, enigmatic, non-linear, art house, twists and turns, cerebral, serious, dark, erotic, breathtaking, melancholic, absurd, disturbing, meditative, realistic, intellectual, interesting, talky, artsy, captivating, clever, twist ending, sexual, mind bending, suspenseful, tense, surprise ending, tv series pilot, avant garde, scary, reflective
Plot: amnesia, mystery, strong sexual content, surrealism, obsession, identity, lesbian, hollywood, dreams, postmodernism, twists & turns, storytelling, pornography, neo-noir, psychology, mysterious character, insanity, existentialism, plot twist, guilt, hallucination, loneliness, imagination, innocence lost, secrets, police investigation, manipulations, art, visceral, alternate reality, relationships, dialogue, stylish, paranoid, parallel universe, lesbian sex, paranoia, casting, sexualized violence, uncover truth, creativity, car accident, female protagonist, lesbian kiss, suicide by gunshot, actress playing multiple roles, bisexuality, job interview, schizophrenia, lesbianism
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   33%
 
 8.1
 21K
The Conformist
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France, West Germany
Duration: 113 min.
Style: atmospheric, bleak, surreal, stylized, sexual, psychological, enigmatic, reflective, serious, lyrical, meditative, melancholic, breathtaking, talky, sexy, realistic, non-linear, scenic, art house, erotic, cerebral, intellectual, gloomy, harsh, philosophical, colourful, cynical, light, captivating, suspenseful, thought provoking, interesting, dark
Plot: fascism, assassination, assassin, neo noir, introspection, political, sexuality, betrayal, obsession, murder, moral dilemma, character study, existentialism, stylish, secrets, mentor, runaway, art, childhood, psychology, culture clash, haunted by the past, pornography, loneliness, manipulation, police investigation, political unrest, surrealism, complex characters, catastrophe, brainwashing, idealism, beautiful scenery, visceral, insanity, adaptation, state affairs, politics, human nature, parents and children, estrangement, italian fascism, ballet class, fascist, chinese restaurant, child molestation, eiffel tower paris, premarital sex, teacher student relationship, footsie under the table
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s, 40s, 1940s
Place: italy, europe, france, rome italy, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   35%
 
Beauty of the Day
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Style: surreal, sexual, stylized, sexy, enigmatic, clever, serious, erotic, psychological, cerebral, melancholic, art house, talky, intellectual, meditative, satirical, disturbing, captivating, reflective, cynical, tricky, non-linear, ironic, witty, interesting, twist ending, atmospheric, dark, mind bending, tense, ambiguous ending, no music, absurd
Plot: prostitute, obsession, adultery, surrealism, sex, pornography, prostitution, marriage, brothel, double life, censorship, dreams, sexuality, dark fantasy, sexual abuse, relationships, self discovery, magic realism, stylish, character study, loneliness, storytelling, secrets, psychology, sexual relations, moral ambiguity, dialogue, guilt, masochism, dream, jealousy, imagination, sexualized violence, rebellion, wife husband relationship, dual identity, art, voyeurism, brutality, childhood, runaway, twists & turns, fantasy world, violent, life philosophy, paranoia, male nudity, wine, unfulfillment, catastrophe
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   37%
 
The Comfort of Strangers
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Italy, UK
Duration: 107 min.
Style: sexual, suspenseful, erotic, atmospheric, psychological, disturbing, serious, enigmatic, talky, tense, non-linear, realistic, sexy, macabre, art house, surreal, suspense, gloomy, melancholic, clever, cerebral, scenic, ironic, reflective, stylized, light, twist ending, harsh, breathtaking, absurd, dark
Plot: obsession, bdsm, marriage, relationships, twists & turns, psychology, couple relations, crime gone awry, mystery, dialogue, loneliness, divorce, brutality, paranoid, culture clash, infidelity, paranoia, adaptation, secrets, gay, love triangle, multiple storylines, storytelling, death, noir, writers, hotel, romance, screwball, life philosophy, pornography, art, adultery, runaway, beautiful scenery, catastrophe, violent, redemption, nudity (full frontal - brief), british, deadly, solitude, character study, gangsters, stylish, mentor, dysfunctional family, happy ending, destiny, love and romance
Time: 80s
Place: venice, europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   41%
 

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The Element of Crime
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Denmark
Duration: 104 min.
Style: surreal, bleak, atmospheric, stylized, psychological, serious, art house, dark, meditative, enigmatic, futuristic, realistic, cerebral, light, harsh, melancholic, colourful, macabre, talky, suspense, suspenseful, disturbing, breathtaking, captivating, reflective, gloomy, interesting, clever, philosophical, absurd
Plot: murder, mystery, serial killer, police investigation, surrealism, neo noir, existentialism, neo-noir, murder mystery, surveillance, mentor, insanity, hotel, post apocalyptic, art, noir, stylish, storytelling, fantasy world, imagination, investigation, memory, police officer, metaphysics, crime, catastrophe, pornography, psychology, desert, dreams, runaway, secrets, redemption, distopia, identity, sexualized violence, women, dialogue, obsession, prostitution, crimes, paranoid, brutality, deadly, law enforcement, future dystopia, memory loss, society, life is a bitch, hypnosis
Time: future
Place: africa, egypt, europe, middle east, cairo egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   40%
 
The Moustache
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: France
Duration: 87 min.
Style: psychological, surreal, atmospheric, dark humor, enigmatic, serious, melancholic, cerebral, absurd, twist ending, dark, gloomy, disturbing, non-linear, reflective, suspenseful, harsh, interesting, talky, stylized, breathtaking, philosophical, mind bending, art house, meditative, depressing, artsy, bleak, emotional, clever, suspense
Plot: hotel, insanity, couple relations, french, existentialism, dreams, psychology, pornography, violent, relationships, mental illness, storytelling, life philosophy, obsession, twists & turns, loneliness, imagination, brutality, mystery, death, escape, sexualized violence, secrets, life & death, male nudity, wife, moustache, health, dinner, joke, marriage, anger, conspiracy, couples, writers, betrayal, art, identity, paranoid, crazy, solitude, brainwashing, stylish, hitman, mind game, riddles and clues, love and romance, shaving, sea, water
Time: contemporary
Place: france, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   34%
    User:   40%
 
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