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Little Lili (2003)
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Little Lili (2003)
Original name: La petite Lili
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: This film, loosely inspired by Anton Chekov's The Seagull, weaves a story about sex, family and the business of making films. When the young and overly sensitive filmmaker Julien screens his new DV art-film starring his girlfriend Lili (Swimming Pool's Ludivine Sagnier) --a sexy young local girl--to his famous actress mother Mado, and her lover Brice, an accomplished film director, an unraveling of the delicate peace in their house begins. The graceful beauty Lili, who dreams of becoming a famous actress like Mado, is immediately fascinated by Brice, who gladly falls prey to her charms.
Style: serious, realistic, clever, touching, sexual
Plot: filmmaking, love triangle, actor's life, obsession, romance, couple relations, love and romance, fall in love, couples, lifestyle, unfulfilled love, sexual relations, artists and showbiz, breakup, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, older man younger woman relationship, countryside, longing, writer's life, midlife crisis, gender, crumbling marriage, unfulfillment, sex, dog ...
Time: contemporary

Most similar movies to Little Lili

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, sexual and touching films with plots about love and romance, couples, romance, love triangle, unfulfillment, infidelity and couple relations mostly in Romance, Drama and Comedy genres. Some movies like Little Lili: Sex Is Comedy (2002), Charlotte Sometimes (2002), Beyond the Clouds (1995), Alexander the Last (2009), Love After Love (1992). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Sex Is Comedy (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Portugal
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A director struggles with a difficult sex scene between a young actor and actress who can't stand one another. Aided by her loyal assistant, she is hell-bent on getting the scene right without compromise.
Style: erotic, serious, stylized, art house, melancholic ...
Plot: stepmother stepson relationship, filmmaking, sexual relations, showbiz, lifestyle, love affair, manipulations, actor's life, gender, sex, strong female character, employer employee relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: atlantic ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
Charlotte Sometimes (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Michael, a young mechanic, is forced to choose between a daring tryst with an alluring stranger and the habitual comfort of his bittersweet obsession: his beautiful young roommate.
Style: sincere, sexy, captivating, light, serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love triangle, friendship, love and romance, unfulfilled love, lifestyle, youth, infidelity, nightclub, auto mechanic, breakup, gender, forbidden love ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Beyond the Clouds (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Germany, Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Made of four short tales, linked by a story filmed by Wim Wenders. Taking place in Ferrara, Portofino, Aix en Provence and Paris, each story, which always a woman as the crux of the story, invites to an inner travel, as Antonioni says "towards ...
Style: touching, erotic, atmospheric, realistic, serious ...
Plot: love triangle, infidelity, romance, dishonesty, love affair, love and romance, unfulfilled love, filmmaking, midlife crisis, fall in love, destructive relationship, couple relations ...
Place: europe, italy, france, paris france, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Alexander the Last (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: An ensemble drama about a married actress, her sister and their myriad sexual and creative temptations.
Style: touching, serious, sincere, realistic, sexual ...
Audience: date night
Plot: family problems, love and romance, love triangle, human nature, love affair, couple relations, siblings relations, crumbling marriage, family relations, lifestyle, actor's life, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Love After Love (1992)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Lola is an independent woman, a professional writer with 2 men on a string. Both men are married with children. When the men, and Lola, face having to make choices, Lola's comfortable life becomes less appealing.
Style: realistic, dark humor, sincere, thought provoking, serious ...
Plot: romance, love and romance, breakup, midlife crisis, couples, dishonesty, family problems, crumbling marriage, unfulfillment, infidelity, love triangle, white panties ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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The Last Day (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: At Christmas time, 19 year old Simon returns home to visit his dysfunctional family with Louise, a fearless girl he met during his train ride. While Simon struggles to cope with the growing distance between him and his parents, he starts to examine ...
Style: emotional, realistic, serious, atmospheric, sexual ...
Plot: love triangle, youth, teenage life, social misfits, love and romance, couples, family relations, gender, lovers reunited, jealousy, unfulfilled love, family gatherings ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Looking for Cheyenne (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Cheyenne, a journalist, decides to leave Paris after being laid off and to settle down in the middle of nowhere, far from the society she hates.The trouble is that she leaves Sonia, her true love, behind. The latter, a teacher who loves her job, ...
Style: serious, touching, sentimental, sexy, realistic ...
Plot: lesbian relationship, lesbian, true love, countryside, lifestyle, breakup, romance, couples, gays and lesbians, lesbian romance, politics, ghost ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, bolivia, brazil, italy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Rendez-vous (1985)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A woman and three men. Nina, who's come to Paris to act and sleeps with any man at hand, meets Paulot, a young estate agent; he's smitten. She also meets Paulot's flatmate Quentin, a compulsive who stalks her. To Paulot's jealous ...
Style: sexual, sexy, psychological, serious, gloomy ...
Plot: love triangle, obsession, friendship, ghost, roommate, lust, love, forbidden love, artists and showbiz, sexual relations, unfulfillment, love and romance ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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The Mother and the Whore (1973)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 210 min.
Story: In this sexually frank French drama, the aimless young Alexandre juggles his relationships with his girlfriend, Marie, and a casual lover named Veronika. The dialogue-heavy film focuses intently on the love triangle, with Marie increasingly jealous ...
Style: thought provoking, serious, psychological, realistic, tense ...
Plot: love triangle, cafe, sexual relations, friendship, infidelity, obsession, prostitute, tragic love, introspection, love affair, love and romance, friends ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: france, europe, china, paris france, hamburg germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Sex and Lucia (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Various lives converge on an isolated island, all connected by an author whose novel has become inextricably entwined with his own life.
Style: erotic, sexual, sexy, captivating, serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: sexual relations, porn, strong sexual content, lust, waitress, island, hopes, lesbian, erection, romance, lifestyle, starting over ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Passion of Love (1981)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 117 min.
Story: In the 1860's, Giorgio (Giraudeau), a young Italian soldier is sent to a remote post, far away from his lover, Clara (Antonelli). He is lodged in the house of the colonel (Girotti). He becames friends with the colonel and the local doctor ...
Style: serious, realistic, sexual, offbeat, witty ...
Plot: obsession, soldier, love triangle, infidelity, military, duel, illness, unfulfillment, romance, love affair, unfulfilled love, destructive relationship ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Zhou Yu's Train (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Zhou Yu, a ceramic artisan in China's rural Northwest, has a deep rapport with Chen Qing, a shy sensitive poet. Taking a long train ride every weekend just to make mad passionate love with him, her longing seems insatiable. Until one day, she ...
Style: atmospheric, sentimental, serious, touching, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love affair, love triangle, dishonesty, couples, infidelity, longing, romance, fall in love, couple relations, train ride, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, train ...
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Be with Me (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Singapore
Duration: 93 min.
Story: "Be with me" consists of three stories of love vs. solitude: 1)An aging, lonesome shopkeeper doesn't believe in life any more since his wife died. But he is saved from desperation by reading an autobiographical book and meeting its ...
Style: sentimental, realistic, touching, semi serious, humorous
Plot: redemption, solitude, longing, lifestyle, fall in love, couple relations, unfulfilled love, teenage life, romance, destiny, couples, mute or deaf ...
Time: contemporary
Place: singapore, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Swann in Love (1984)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, West Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Swann (Jeremy Irons), an eligible bachelor in the best circles of fin-de-si├Ęcle Paris, has also some more vulgar but rich friends, the Verdurins. Through them he meets Odette (Ornella Muti), a courtesan, with whom he falls hopelessly in love. She ...
Style: sexual, realistic, gloomy, serious, neurotic
Plot: obsession, prostitute, jealousy, gay, courtesan, love triangle, infidelity, dishonesty, anti semitism, femme fatale, gender, social differences ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: europe, france, paris france, italy, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Angel (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Belgium, France
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Edwardian England. A precocious girl from a poor background with aspirations to being a novelist finds herself swept to fame and fortune when her tasteless romances hit the best seller lists. Her life changes in unexpected ways when she encounters ...
Style: realistic, talky, witty, clever, serious ...
Plot: infidelity, writer's life, estate, ambition, rise to the top, social differences, unfulfillment, couple relations, family relations, love, rise and fall, society ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century, edwardian era
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Yvonne's Perfume (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: It is the summer of 1958 in wealthy Lake Geneva, where an enigmatic young Frenchman begins an affair with a beautiful starlet under the watchful eye of her flamboyant elderly mentor. But in a season full of secrets, is truth the most elusive passion ...
Style: sentimental, realistic, sexual, serious, emotional ...
Plot: romance, couple relations, love and romance, love affair, gays and lesbians, couples, lifestyle, love triangle, hotel, ferry, great dane, lake ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s
Place: switzerland, europe, algeria
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Twice in a Lifetime (1985)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A middle-aged steelworker is content with his job and his family, but feels that something is missing in his life. On his 50th birthday, he stops in at a local bar for a drink to celebrate. He finds himself attracted to the young, very sexy ...
Style: sentimental, realistic, emotional, serious, sincere ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: midlife crisis, love triangle, infidelity, starting over, working class, dysfunctional family, love affair, romance, family gatherings, hopes, love and romance, couples ...
Time: 80s
Place: seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.8
 2K
Easy (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Quirky Jamie Harris (Marguerite Moreau) has a big problem: She's a magnet for less-than-kind men as she hops beds. But things start to look up when she becomes the object of affection of two seemingly normal guys, Mick (Brian O'Byrne) and ...
Style: humorous, witty, sentimental, touching, sexual ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love triangle, sister sister relationship, looking for love, fall in love, couples, romance, couple relations, human nature, true love, lifestyle, introspection, youth ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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3 Hearts (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Germany, Belgium
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A twist of fate leaves a hapless accountant romantically torn between two sisters.
Style: touching, serious, sentimental, realistic, atmospheric
Plot: love triangle, unfulfilled love, romance, siblings relations, love and romance, couple relations, unfulfillment, fall in love, passion, sister, small town, mayor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
A Heart of Stone (1992)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Beautiful violin virtuoso Camille has two obsessions: the music of Ravel, and a friend of her husband's who crafts violins. But his heart seems to be as cold as her playing is passionate.
Style: psychological, realistic, gloomy, serious, enigmatic ...
Plot: obsession, love, love triangle, violin, girl, romance, couple relations, unfulfilled love, couples, fall in love, love and romance, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, europe, paris france, hungary, geneva switzerland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Last Tycoon (1976)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: F.Scott Fitzgerald's novel is brought to life in this story of a movie producer slowly working himself to death.
Style: stylized, realistic, captivating, sentimental, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hollywood, filmmaking, romance, obsession, producer, ambition, introspection, film industry, fall in love, great depression, politics, dishonesty ...
Time: 30s, 20s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Claire's Knee (1970)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: On the eve of his wedding, on holiday on the Lake Annecy shore, a career diplomat visits an old acquaintance, perhaps a former girlfriend. Through her he meets an intense teenager, Laura, and then lusts after her sister, Claire. Whilst Laura ...
Style: talky, clever, witty, humorous, semi serious ...
Plot: forbidden love, love triangle, older man young girl relationship, infidelity, couples, family problems, dishonesty, resort, lovers reunited, lifestyle, human nature, dysfunctional family ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1970, 1960s
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Great Gatsby (1974)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 144 min.
Story: Nick Carraway, a young Midwesterner now living on Long Island, finds himself fascinated by the mysterious past and lavish lifestyle of his neighbor, the nouveau riche Jay Gatsby. He is drawn into Gatsby's circle, becoming a witness to obsession ...
Style: captivating, serious, stylized, realistic, atmospheric ...
Plot: love and romance, infidelity, fall in love, love triangle, society, obsession, love affair, wealth, millionaire, couples, couple relations, betrayal ...
Time: 20th century, 20s, 1920s, post world war one
Place: new york, usa, long island, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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The Heart of Me (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Drama set in 1930s London with two sisters, Madeleine married to Rickie, and Dinah, who falls in love with him. Rickie and Dinah begin an affair which is to have repercussions throughout all their lives.
Style: sentimental, emotional, touching, serious, clever ...
Plot: infidelity, love triangle, family relations, couples, pregnancy, love affair, fall in love, society, betrayal, haunted by the past, parents and children, unfulfillment ...
Time: 30s, 20th century, 40s, 1940s, 1930s
Place: london, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
That Most Important Thing: Love (1975)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Servais Mont, a photographer, meets Nadine Chevalier who earns her money starring in cheap soft-core movies. Trying to help her, he borrows the money from the loan sharks to finance the theatrical production of 'Richard III' and gives ...
Style: sexual, surreal, realistic, serious, atmospheric ...
Plot: loan, photographer, strong sexual content, couples, dishonesty, unfulfillment, fall in love, romance, artists and showbiz, love and romance, porn, lifestyle ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Angels of Sex (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain, Brazil
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Carla and Bruno believe they have answers for everything until Rai appears in their lives, an attractive and mysterious young who lives outside the rules. In this story about love and friendship, boundaries dissolve by the rhythm of funky and break ...
Style: touching, serious, realistic, sexual
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, gay, gay relationship, sexual attraction, homosexual, infidelity, sexual relations, friendship, strong sexual content, dancer, lifestyle, self discovery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, barcelona, barcelona spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Millennium Mambo (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Taiwan, France
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Taipei. A voice off-camera looks back ten years to 2000, when Vicky was in an on-again off-again relationship with Hao-Hao...
Style: realistic, touching, tense, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: love and romance, romance, friendship, addiction, couples, love triangle, infidelity, lifestyle, nightlife, coming of age, couple relations, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary
Place: taiwan, asia, taipei, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
I Dreamt Under the Water (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Antoine, a handsome boy in his 20s, falls for a straight best friend who does not reciprocate, and being a junkie exits the film quite early. Enter a girl, who seems to make him happy again, after he has tried living as a rent boy with men, having ...
Style: sexual, sexy, realistic, touching, serious
Plot: transsexual, prostitute, unrequited love, destructive relationship, romance, sexual relations, love and romance, unfulfilled love, a.i., gays and lesbians, city life, life is a bitch ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The School of Flesh (1998)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: France, Luxembourg, Belgium
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In Paris, Dominique, a middle-aged fashion professional, solicits the services of the handsome Quentin , a bisexual bartender and prostitute who is 15 years her junior. After they first sleep together, their business transaction becomes transformed ...
Style: erotic, serious, touching, psychological, enigmatic ...
Plot: obsession, infidelity, sex, violence, romance, love affair, fall in love, destructive relationship, fashion, sexual relations, prostitute, couples ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: france, morocco, paris france, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Quantum Love (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A family man's encounter with a beautiful woman develops into a mutual fascination.
Style: touching, realistic, psychological, serious
Audience: date night
Plot: fall in love, nightclub, romance, love and romance, unfulfillment, unfulfilled love, divorce, love triangle, sex scene, husband wife relationship, mother daughter relationship, moral dilemma ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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