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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: sexual, clever, serious, realistic
Plot: filmmaking, writer's life, obsession, sexual relations, couple relations, love triangle, love and romance, fall in love, midlife crisis, artists and showbiz, couples, gender, lifestyle, breakup, actor's life, unfulfilled love, crumbling marriage, unfulfillment, romance, dog, party, island, food, female nudity, suicide ...
Time: contemporary

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, sexual and gloomy films with plots about love and romance, couples, female nudity, romance, infidelity, couple relations and unfulfillment mostly in Romance, Drama and Comedy genres. Some movies like Little Lili: Sex Is Comedy (2002), Charlotte Sometimes (2002), The Last Day (2004), Love After Love (1992), Beyond the Clouds (1995). 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: filmmaking, sexual relations, showbiz, lifestyle, love affair, manipulations, actor's life, gender, sex, strong female character, employer employee relationship, erection ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: atlantic ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, erotic, realistic, sexual, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: friendship, love triangle, relationship vs career, singleness, unfulfillment, love affair, couple relations, gays and lesbians, love and romance, infidelity, breakup, youth ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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, atmospheric, serious, sexual ...
Plot: love triangle, teenage life, youth, gender, lovers reunited, social misfits, love and romance, family relations, couples, jealousy, unfulfilled love, family gatherings ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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: gloomy, dark humor, sincere, thought provoking, realistic ...
Plot: romance, crumbling marriage, breakup, midlife crisis, couples, dishonesty, family problems, unfulfillment, love and romance, love triangle, infidelity, panties ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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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, realistic, gloomy, sexual ...
Plot: infidelity, love triangle, romance, midlife crisis, filmmaking, dishonesty, couples, human nature, lovers reunited, destructive relationship, love and romance, couple relations ...
Place: europe, italy, france, mexico, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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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, lust, strong sexual content, island, hopes, lesbian, waitress, erection, couple relations, romance, starting over, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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, witty, offbeat, sexual, realistic ...
Plot: obsession, soldier, infidelity, love triangle, military, illness, duel, destructive relationship, unfulfillment, love affair, romance, unfulfilled love ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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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: gloomy, sexual, sexy, realistic, psychological ...
Plot: love triangle, friendship, obsession, ghost, lust, love, roommate, forbidden love, unfulfillment, sexual relations, couple relations, infidelity ...
Time: 80s
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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5x2 (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: As young French couple Gilles and Marion officially separate, we see, in reverse order, the milestone moments in their relationship: Gilles revealing his unfaithfulness at a tense dinner party; Marion giving birth to their premature son while Gilles ...
Style: sincere, enigmatic, non-linear, psychological, gloomy ...
Plot: divorce, rape, infidelity, sex, family life, up and down relationship, romance, family problems, introspection, couples, couple relations, love affair ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, paris france, italy, sicily
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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-siècle 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: realistic, serious, gloomy, sexual, neurotic
Plot: obsession, prostitute, gay, jealousy, courtesan, power relations, dishonesty, couples, love affair, unfulfillment, society, tragic love ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: france, europe, egypt, paris france, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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: sentimental, sexual, touching, sexy, gloomy ...
Plot: lesbian relationship, lesbian, gays and lesbians, lesbian romance, countryside, true love, politics, ghost, crumbling marriage, teachers and students, love and romance, unfulfilled love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france, italy, bolivia ...
⇓ 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, clever, serious, talky, witty ...
Plot: infidelity, writer's life, estate, social differences, rise to the top, ambition, couple relations, unfulfillment, family relations, love, rise and fall, society ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century, edwardian era
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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: sincere, realistic, touching, sexual, serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: theater, infidelity, artists and showbiz, couple relations, romance, crumbling marriage, lifestyle, actor's life, unfulfillment, siblings relations, love and romance, love affair ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Emmanuelle 3 (1977)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Emmanuelle and her architect husband continue their amoral lifestyle in the Seychelles. But when a casual dilliance between her and a film director starts to turn serious her husband shows very traditional signs of jealousy.
Style: erotic, sexual, serious, realistic
Plot: power relations, couples, dishonesty, strong sexual content, battle of the sexes, lifestyle, island, midlife crisis, self discovery, infidelity, love triangle, love affair ...
Time: 70s
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Mother and the Whore (1973)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 210 min.
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Style: sexual, clever, psychological, serious, realistic ...
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⇓ 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, gloomy, realistic, serious, enigmatic ...
Plot: obsession, love, love triangle, girl, violin, romance, unfulfilled love, couple relations, couples, fall in love, love and romance, unfulfillment ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, europe, geneva switzerland, hungary, brussels belgium ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Water Drops on Burning Rocks (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 82 min.
Story: The film is based on a German play by Rainer Werner Fassbinder, Tropfen auf heisse Steine. A 50-year-old business man Léopold arrives home with 20-year-old Franz, whom he has just met. Franz is not quite sure why he agreed to come home with ...
Style: gloomy, sexual, realistic, erotic, clever ...
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Time: 90s
Place: germany, europe, ancient greece, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
We Don't Live Here Anymore (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Married couple Jack and Terry Linden are experiencing a difficult period in their relationship. When Jack decides to step outside the marriage, he becomes involved with Edith, who happens to be the wife of his best friend and colleague, Hank Evans. ...
Style: realistic, sincere, serious, clever, psychological ...
Plot: infidelity, unfaithful wife, adultery, marriage, friendship, college, betrayal, couples, society, friends, love and romance, crumbling marriage ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, europe, oregon, portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Lie with Me (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Happily unattached, the sexually voracious Leila satisfies her desires with a host of rapidly changing bed partners, unconcerned about the emotional consequences. But that all changes when she meets an artist looking for a deeper commitment.
Style: sexual, erotic, serious, psychological, bleak ...
Plot: strong sexual content, erection, lust, passionate interest, love and romance, sexual relations, couple relations, obsession, couples, sex, nursing, romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Late August, Early September (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A story about the transition from late youth to early maturity, the film follows several friends and lovers as they come to make decisions on how to live their lives--getting a job more in harmony with ones ideals, committing to a lover, giving up a ...
Style: talky, psychological, emotional, serious, meditative ...
Plot: friendship, midlife crisis, human nature, romance, couple relations, love and romance, couples, drinking, depression, betrayal, older man younger woman relationship, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 90s
Place: paris france, tokyo, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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To Our Loves (1983)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A portrait of youth in bloom; a tale of one family's dissolution; a reflection upon the danger and the mystery in living. Sandrine Bonnaire plays Suzanne, a free spirit and the vessel for an almost Brontëan choler. She's 16, and men ...
Style: realistic, psychological, serious, sexual, gloomy
Plot: infidelity, coming of age, looking for sex, introspection, society, downfall, teenage life, couples, family problems, juvenile delinquency, self discovery, youth ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, paris 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, gloomy ...
Plot: love and romance, infidelity, fall in love, love triangle, society, obsession, love affair, millionaire, wealth, couples, couple relations, betrayal ...
Time: 20s, 20th century, 1920s, post world war one
Place: new york, usa, long island, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Lady Chatterley (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Belgium, France
Duration: 168 min.
Story: French adaption of DH Lawrence's infamous novel about forbidden passion across the class divide. Winner of the 2007 Cesar Award for Best Film.
Style: touching, sincere, romantic, sexy, gloomy ...
Plot: sexual relations, infidelity, extramarital affair, passion, fall in love, forbidden love, sexual desire, dysfunctional marriage, paralysis, pianist, husband wife relationship, disability ...
Time: 20th century, 20s
Place: france, europe, mediterranean sea, riviera
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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The Painted Veil (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: China, USA, Canada
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A British medical doctor fights a cholera outbreak in a small Chinese village, while also being trapped at home in a loveless marriage to an unfaithful wife.
Style: emotional, touching, serious, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: loveless marriage, couple relations, love and romance, infidelity, crumbling marriage, marriage, doctor, couples, redemption, epidemic, unfulfillment, adultery ...
Time: 20th century, 20s, 1920s
Place: china, shanghai, asia, shanghai china, england ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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: serious, atmospheric, stylized, sexual, surreal ...
Plot: loan, photographer, dishonesty, couples, strong sexual content, unfulfillment, porn, romance, artists and showbiz, fall in love, love and romance, drugs/alcohol ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.1
 776
Full Speed (1996)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A brief extract of four kids' lives somewhere in France. Quentin, who won a writers contest and now pays more attention to his career as an author than to his friends, beautiful Julie, his girl-friend, much more mature than she looks, falling ...
Style: gloomy, sexual, serious, realistic, sincere
Plot: coming out, youth, friendship, betrayal, racism, love triangle, politics, coming of age, friends, teenage love, lifestyle, tragic love ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, europe, new york, algeria, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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, sexual, realistic, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: love affair, romance, couple relations, gays and lesbians, love and romance, hotel, couples, lifestyle, love triangle, homosexual, lake, great dane ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s
Place: switzerland, europe, algeria
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.7
 546
After Sex (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The end of an affair from the woman's point of view.
Style: sexual, touching, gloomy, realistic, serious
Audience: date night
Plot: obsession, family relations, couple relations, romance, love and romance, destructive relationship, love affair, unfulfillment, breakup, midlife crisis, impossible love, looking for love ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, europe, prague
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Where Am I Going? (1976)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Tullio Hermil is a chauvinist aristocrat who flaunts his mistress to his wife, but when he believes she has been unfaithful he becomes enamored of her again.
Style: serious, sexual, gloomy, stylized, thought provoking ...
Plot: love triangle, pregnancy, suicide, aristocrat, society, tragic love, social differences, love and romance, love affair, sexual relations, dishonesty, innocence lost ...
Time: 19th century, turn of the century, 1890s
Place: italy, europe, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 7.5
 9K
Open Hearts (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Denmark
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Cecilie and Joachim are about to get married when a freak car accident leaves Joachim disabled, throwing their lives into a spin. The driver of the other car, Marie, and her family don’t get off lightly, either. Her husband Niels works in the ...
Style: touching, realistic, gloomy, psychological, serious ...
Plot: hospital, love triangle, fall in love, love affair, destructive relationship, secret love, crumbling marriage, family problems, infidelity, extramarital affair, adultery, love story ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: denmark, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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