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Petulia (1968)
 7.3
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Petulia
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Style: emotional, serious, witty, realistic, psychedelic
Plot: young lovers, crumbling marriage, romance, midlife crisis, destructive relationship, socialite, divorce, infidelity, suburbs, impossible love, love affair, suburban life, love and romance, society, unfulfillment, couples, social differences, curses spells and rituals, mental illness, thirtysomething life, family problems, charity, doomed romance, rich woman, unhappiness, car accident, unhappy marriage, domestic violence, surgeon, hospital, extramarital affair, marriage, flashback, doctor, husband wife relationship, lover, memories, tuba, battered wife, bored housewife, broken promise, helplessness, counterculture, mistreatment, trespassing, anti establishment, weirdo, generation gap, conversation, mad woman, resentment, slide projector, orange, marital argument, alibi, sadness, marriage crisis, grocery shopping, neurosis, rock musician, medical profession, disagreement, left for dead, cynicism, shame, obsessive love, dispute, subculture, golden gate bridge, fur coat, free love, marital discord, housewife, patient, insult, vietnam war, rock star, family secret, craziness, pregnant woman, misery, bachelor, performer, wristwatch, stalking, stalker, love hate relationship, hate, cuckold, mansion, frustration, self loathing, mini skirt, awkwardness, sarcasm, fashion, convertible, male underwear, apartment, revelation
Time: 60s, year 1968, 1960s
Place: california, usa, san francisco, tijuana mexico, mexico, america
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A Woman Under the Influence
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155 min.
 8.2
The Graduate
Comedy, Drama, Romance
USA
106 min.
 8.0
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, emotional and melancholic films with plots including couples, infidelity, husband wife relationship, love and romance, romance, couple relations and extramarital affair themes mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like Petulia: A Walk on the Moon (1999), The Good Girl (2002), Little Children (2006), Revolutionary Road (2008), Ethan Frome (1993). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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A Walk on the Moon
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Style: touching, sexy, serious, realistic, sentimental, sincere, erotic, melancholic, emotional, dramatic, talky, light, reflective, romantic
Audience: chick flick
Plot: infidelity, adultery, coming of age, mother daughter relationship, marriage, parents and children, jewish, romance, midlife crisis, dishonesty, relationships, love and romance, betrayal, judaism, nudity (topless - notable), culture clash, parenthood, unfulfillment, cheating, period piece, mentor, first kiss, family drama, youth, catastrophe, transformation, family, couples, childhood, family problems, coming-of-age, beautiful scenery, solitude, family relations, dysfunctional family, secrets, crumbling marriage, couple relations, puberty, loneliness, guilt, life philosophy, love affair, dialogue, divorce, depression, redemption, honest, destiny, love story
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1969
Place: new york, usa, woodstock, california, new york state
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   95%
    User:   95%
 
 6.5
 41K
The Good Girl
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Germany, Netherlands
Duration: 93 min.
Style: dark humor, realistic, semi serious, gloomy, depressing, sincere, melancholic, bleak, humorous, witty, dark, interesting, dramatic, harsh, disturbing, cynical, satirical, sad, intense, emotional, bad ending, road movie, ironic, talky
Audience: chick flick
Plot: small town, workplace, suicide, store, depression, adultery, drinking, friendship, mental illness, death, infidelity, drugs/alcohol, hospital, loneliness, relationships, midlife crisis, love affair, unlikely friendships, life, life philosophy, romance, workplace romance, dull life, character study, destiny, suburbs, dialogue, redemption, dishonesty, pornography, weed, brutality, love and romance, betrayal, existentialism, storytelling, sexualized violence, writers, tragedy, blackmail, dream, jealousy, extramarital affair, masturbation, motel, lie, marriage, honest, dysfunctional family, parenthood
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   85%
    User:   99%
 
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Little Children
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 136 min.
Style: psychological, realistic, sexual, disturbing, sincere, serious, cynical, melancholic, reflective, satirical, clever, dark, heartbreaking, talky, dark humor, dramatic, intense, bleak, emotional, cerebral, interesting, harsh, thought provoking, enigmatic, intellectual, depressing, stylized
Plot: infidelity, adultery, small town, parenthood, dysfunctional family, sexuality, marriage, pornography, child abuse, drinking, strong sexual content, loneliness, relationships, housewife, crumbling marriage, suburbs, nudity (topless - notable), obsession, storytelling, psychology, redemption, depression, tragedy, moral ambiguity, sex, secrets, suburban life, honest, life philosophy, character study, under the surface, destiny, guilt, mental illness, dialogue driven, dialogue, adolescence, literature, adaptation, life, philosophy, betrayal, manipulation, childhood, mentor, playground, skateboarding, pedophilia, american football, castration
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   74%
    User:   83%
 
Revolutionary Road
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 119 min.
Style: serious, depressing, heartbreaking, bad ending, realistic, gloomy, stylized, emotional, reflective, bleak, melancholic, road movie, captivating, dramatic, harsh, sad, intense, cerebral, talky
Plot: dysfunctional family, crumbling marriage, relationships, loneliness, under the surface, existentialism, unfulfillment, midlife crisis, family problems, destiny, psychology, life philosophy, depression, death of wife, adultery, abortion, dull life, cold relationship, self fulfillment, infidelity, marriage, mental illness, drinking, jealousy, dreams, couple relations, suburbs, life, tragedy, greed, character study, parenthood, life & death, couples, storytelling, mentor, honest, catastrophe, adaptation, death, solitude, suburban life, nudity (topless - notable), insanity, multiple storylines, complex characters, dialogue driven, philosophy, redemption, brutality
Time: 1950s, 20th century, 50s, year 1955, 1940s
Place: connecticut, usa, california, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   72%
    User:   66%
 
 6.3
 2K
Ethan Frome
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Style: serious, realistic, melancholic, romantic, emotional, intense, sexy, bleak, gothic, talky, enigmatic, light, ironic
Plot: destiny, betrayal, love, adaptation, crumbling marriage, romance, adultery, book, couple relations, destructive relationship, forbidden love, infidelity, nudity (full frontal - brief), tragedy, love affair, love triangle, catastrophe, social differences, mentor, beautiful scenery, tragic love, true love, vampire human love, unfulfilled love, women, dull life, fall in love, dishonesty, love and romance, unfulfillment, dialogue, period piece, couples, society, brutality, family problems, family relations, relationships, storytelling, justice, identity, writers, fantasy world, culture clash, memory, family, natural disaster, secrets, first contact, love story
Time: 19th century, 18th century, 1800s
Place: massachusetts, usa, england, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   66%
    User:   77%
 
The Way We Were
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Style: sentimental, realistic, emotional, serious, romantic, intellectual, captivating, talky, sexy, reflective, touching, heartbreaking, intense, interesting, melancholic, sweet
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: politics, romance, love, divorce, idealism, hollywood, unlikely couple, love story, marriage, relationships, friendship, jewish, opposites attract, political, young lovers, adultery, culture clash, crumbling marriage, beautiful scenery, women, period piece, couple relations, destiny, mentor, dialogue, mccarthyism, communist, catastrophe, love and romance, happy ending, unlikely friendships, censorship, unfulfillment, runaway, writers, couples, stereotypes, youth, interracial romance, honest, sacrifice, obsession, betrayal, pornography, cheating, family, storytelling, prejudice, death, manipulation
Time: 1950s, 1930s, 20th century, 30s, 40s, 1940s, 50s, year 1944, year 1945, pre world war two
Place: new york, california, usa, malibu california, manhattan new york city, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   66%
    User:   58%
 
Twice in a Lifetime
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Style: serious, touching, realistic, sentimental, sincere, emotional
Audience: girls' night
Plot: golden years, suburbs, crumbling marriage, starting over, romance, human nature, introspection, infidelity, couple relations, love triangle, dysfunctional family, love affair, midlife crisis, parents and children, working class, family gatherings, family in crisis, suburban life, hopes, love and romance, society, unfulfillment, couples, family problems, family relations, breakup, elderly, lifestyle, family abandonment, daughter, dysfunctional marriage, extramarital affair, break up, compassion, husband wife relationship
Time: 80s
Place: seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   66%
    User:   61%
 
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Moment by Moment
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Style: talky, serious, sentimental, sexual, realistic, sexy
Audience: girls' night
Plot: unsupportive spouse, beach, crumbling marriage, romance, infidelity, suburbs, love affair, midlife crisis, suburban life, twentysomething life, love and romance, stalking, unfulfillment, couples, family problems, fall in love, opposites attract, starting over, couple relations, showbiz, artists and showbiz, dishonesty, hopes, society, youth, secretly observing, passive aggressive woman, passive aggressive behavior, taking off underwear, man wrapped in a towel, character says i'm sorry, taking off shoes, taking off pants, crying male, egocentrism, drinking wine, locking a door, broken down car, drinking from a bottle, drinking from the bottle, sleeping pill, traumatic experience, seductive behavior, taking off shirt, camera shot of bare feet, overheard conversation, locked door, visitor, speedo, adulterous husband
Time: 70s
Place: california, beverly hills
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   60%
    User:   49%
 
 6.4
 6K
Blue Sky
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Style: serious, gloomy, emotional, realistic, sexy, dramatic, melancholic, talky, enigmatic, cerebral, light, interesting, clever
Plot: mental illness, infidelity, crumbling marriage, adultery, military, military base, couple relations, romance, love affair, secrets, love and romance, cheating, relationships, paranoia, couples, military life, love, dysfunctional marriage, cons and scams, betrayal, obsession, mentor, marriage, adaptation, dialogue, life philosophy, insanity, family problems, family, catastrophe, nymphomaniac, nuclear missile, twists & turns, guilt, police investigation, culture clash, divorce, depression, manipulation, lone hero, small town, beautiful scenery, runaway, storytelling, dysfunctional family, death, nuclear, greed, brutality, redemption
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1950s, 1960s
Place: alabama, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   57%
    User:   46%
 
 5.3
 7K
Intersection
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Style: sexy, talky, serious, stylized, realistic, idiotic, bad ending, emotional, touching, interesting, road movie, suspense, romantic, melancholic, twist ending, sexual, remake of french film
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: infidelity, romance, destiny, marriage, crumbling marriage, hospital, couple relations, first contact, creativity, nudity (topless - notable), love story, love triangle, love affair, life, natural disaster, catastrophe, death, life philosophy, mentor, solitude, love and romance, twists & turns, cheating, heavy rain, road accident, car accident, unfulfillment, women, happy ending, dialogue, couples, family problems, relationships, introspection, sexual relations, storytelling, dishonesty, nudity (full frontal - brief), loneliness, shopping, existentialism, writers, multiple storylines, redemption, end of the world, lame, family, lone hero, life & death, chase
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: canada, usa, vancouver
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   60%
 
This Property Is Condemned
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Style: emotional, serious, sentimental, realistic, touching
Plot: crumbling marriage, romance, obsession, small town, destructive relationship, dysfunctional family, forbidden love, infidelity, love affair, revenge, parents and children, siblings relations, social differences, small town life, coming of age, betrayal, fall in love, love and romance, society, unfulfillment, couples, family problems, family relations, vengeance, dishonesty, youth, social relations, adolescence, mother daughter relationship, family disapproval, happy birthday to you, railroad track, boarding house, tuberculosis, reputation, poverty, labor, sexuality, sister sister relationship, deception, train, drunkenness, rain, great depression, marriage, flashback
Time: 20s, 30s, 1920s
Place: mississippi, australia, tennessee, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   56%
 
 7.4
 162K
Blue Valentine
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Style: emotional, realistic, talky, stylized, psychological, touching, serious, heartbreaking, sincere, romantic, depressing, melancholic, sad, intense, bleak, reflective, enigmatic, gloomy, cerebral, interesting, sexual, non-linear, dramatic, sexy
Audience: date night
Plot: marriage, romance, dysfunctional family, love, depression, parenthood, divorce, male nudity, death, crumbling marriage, strong sexual content, drinking, nurse, relationships, love story, couple relations, character study, loneliness, honest, tragedy, unfulfillment, adultery, sexualized violence, couples, psychology, visceral, storytelling, infidelity, family problems, dialogue, pregnancy, brutality, life philosophy, love affair, complex characters, small town, pornography, beautiful scenery, nudity (topless - notable), mentor, bridge, classroom, truck, dancing, hospital, violent, life & death, obsession, dull life, life
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, pennsylvania, usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   41%
 
A Woman Under the Influence
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 155 min.
Style: bleak, talky, tense, emotional, psychological, realistic, serious, enigmatic, cerebral, reflective, harsh, melancholic, disturbing, sincere, stylized, depressing, suspenseful, breathtaking, atmospheric, intense, meditative, art house, biting
Plot: mental illness, dysfunctional family, marriage, love, crumbling marriage, suicide attempt, insanity, adultery, working class, visceral, relationships, character study, obsession, family in crisis, loneliness, tragedy, crazy, brainwashing, runaway, culture clash, paranoid, suburbs, depression, psychology, drinking, guilt, eccentricity, crime gone awry, manipulation, pornography, complex characters, hospital, mental breakdown, greed, misfit, brutality, art, unfulfillment, catastrophe, domestic violence, life philosophy, couples, family drama, family, honest, family problems, couple relations, housewife, treatment, nervous breakdown
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   49%
 
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The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Them
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Style: serious, gloomy, art house, melancholic, cerebral, sincere, realistic, enigmatic, reflective, talky, touching, meditative, non-linear, dark, artsy, dramatic, intellectual, emotional, light, surreal, depressing, bleak, psychological, heartbreaking, romantic, disturbing, road movie
Plot: obsession, loneliness, marriage, suicide attempt, memory, infidelity, adultery, crumbling marriage, postmodernism, philosophy, relationships, existentialism, life philosophy, psychology, pornography, mentor, depression, moral ambiguity, couple relations, romance, art, storytelling, islam, fantasy world, love story, tragedy, suicide, unfulfillment, life, character study, couples, psychiatry, distopia, parallel universe, family drama, death, childhood, paranoid, catastrophe, love affair, imagination, first contact, parents and children, immortality, dysfunctional family, alternate reality, literature, multiple storylines, breakup, runaway
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, connecticut, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   40%
 
The Unbearable Lightness of Being
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 171 min.
Style: sexy, erotic, sexual, clever, serious, melancholic, realistic, cerebral, enigmatic, philosophical, intellectual, reflective, meditative, romantic, stylized, talky, harsh, breathtaking, intense, artsy, art house, atmospheric, interesting, emotional, ironic, light
Plot: infidelity, romance, friendship, love, sex, voyeurism, photographer, freedom, philosophy, adultery, male nudity, love triangle, relationships, love affair, literature, beautiful scenery, adaptation, surgeon, waitress, revolution, love story, book, fall in love, dishonesty, obsession, pornography, womanizer, loneliness, dialogue, political, love and romance, distopia, storytelling, state affairs, runaway, couples, mistress, catastrophe, friends, invasion, life philosophy, culture clash, mentor, couple relations, unlikely friendships, art, destiny, brutality, lover, free love
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1968
Place: switzerland, europe, usa, prague, soviet union, central europe, prague czechoslovakia, czechoslovakia, geneva switzerland, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   39%
 
 6.4
 161
Cactus
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 93 min.
Style: emotional, serious, touching, realistic, psychological
Audience: date night
Plot: mysterious character, dealing with death, romance, suburbs, opposites attract, human spirit, infidelity, destructive relationship, love affair, suburban life, hopes, love and romance, couples, crumbling marriage, starting over, disability, danger, unfulfillment, family relations, lifestyle, sense of touch, eye injury, palm reading, sightseeing, tennis ball, slide projector, washing dishes, stream, clock, aborigine, greenhouse, orchestra, unfaithful wife, tennis, holy water, pianist, sexual attraction, hair dryer, chance meeting, camel, street life, premarital sex, blindness, birthday party, writing, surgical operation, parade, nature, cactus, cheating wife
Time: 80s
Place: australia, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   39%
 
The Great Gatsby
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Style: serious, gloomy, stylized, realistic, captivating, sentimental
Plot: love affair, romance, love and romance, unfulfillment, obsession, couples, infidelity, couple relations, love triangle, social differences, tragic love, unfulfilled love, haunted by the past, dishonesty, society, lifestyle, polo, rich man, decadence, dock, idealism, hedonism, war hero, optimism, hit and run, abusive relationship, orange juice, main character dies, main character shot, shooting, golf, class differences, mansion, cousin cousin relationship, metaphor, butler, catholic, world war one, garage, tragedy, director, death of protagonist, piano, actress, battlefield, orphan, underwater scene, hit by a car, passion, lost love
Time: 20s, 20th century, 1920s
Place: new york, usa, yale university, oxford university, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   45%
 
 6.8
 3K
Yes
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Style: talky, clever, serious, intellectual, art house, meditative, realistic, cerebral, philosophical, enigmatic, sincere, reflective, melancholic, stylized, cynical, ironic, witty, bad ending, absurd, bleak, erotic, interesting, tense, surreal, lyrical, colourful
Plot: infidelity, culture clash, islam, death, human nature, hospital, existentialism, dialogue, relationships, loneliness, surveillance, couple relations, romance, poetry, philosophy, writers, parallel universe, secrets, love affair, marriage, shakespeare, storytelling, sexualized violence, social differences, visceral, identity, betrayal, dystopic future, transformation, love and romance, life & death, distopia, love story, art, first contact, society, mentor, writing, catastrophe, paranoid, racism, wine, interracial romance, couples, life philosophy, stylish, mental illness, crumbling marriage, police investigation, runaway
Place: london, cuba, england, europe, latin america, beirut lebanon, lebanon
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   42%
 
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Far from Heaven
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, France
Duration: 107 min.
Style: stylized, emotional, serious, gloomy, dramatic, reflective, realistic, melancholic, sincere, interesting, enigmatic, heartbreaking, sexual, talky, cerebral, depressing, colourful, tense, compassionate, bleak, breathtaking, ironic, satirical, light, psychological
Plot: friendship, homosexuality, small town, racism, prejudice, infidelity, segregation, gay, marriage, single father, crumbling marriage, interracial romance, race issues, secrets, romance, relationships, loneliness, interracial relations, obsession, unlikely friendships, tragedy, dialogue, period piece, idealism, betrayal, suburban life, suburbs, storytelling, depression, character study, stereotypes, life philosophy, americana, innocence lost, mental illness, dishonesty, drinking, runaway, destiny, greed, redemption, love and romance, culture clash, complex characters, male nudity, manipulation, society, african american, couples, family problems
Time: 1950s, 20th century, 50s
Place: miami, usa, connecticut
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   44%
 
 7.3
 184K
Closer
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 104 min.
Style: sexy, melancholic, psychological, intellectual, cynical, clever, sexual, realistic, talky, serious, gloomy, emotional, interesting, romantic, intense, dark, bleak, witty, erotic, enigmatic, brutal, artsy, dark humor, stylized, harsh, ambiguous ending
Audience: girls' night
Plot: infidelity, adultery, love triangle, divorce, marriage, betrayal, love, complex characters, life philosophy, romance, obsession, sexuality, cheating, depression, sex, psychology, honest, love at first sight, dialogue driven, photographer, relationships, hotel, loneliness, love affair, pornography, dialogue, love story, brutality, dishonesty, drinking, character study, manipulation, nudity (topless - notable), love and romance, writers, twists & turns, death of father, tea, lie, kiss, multiple storylines, dysfunctional family, unfulfillment, male nudity, adaptation, sexual attraction, storytelling, couples, catastrophe, addiction
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, england, europe, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   36%
 
 8.0
 228K
The Graduate
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Style: dark humor, cynical, sexual, witty, humorous, semi serious, realistic, talky, melancholic, enigmatic, satirical, reflective, interesting, offbeat, atmospheric, dramatic, meditative, stylized, breathtaking, sexy, clever, intense, biting, suspense, depressing, neurotic
Audience: date night
Plot: coming of age, adultery, sexuality, hotel, rebellion, loneliness, forbidden love, romance, seduction, depression, obsession, drinking, infidelity, older woman younger man relationship, runaway, relationships, love, love affair, suburbs, youth, suburban life, parenthood, coming-of-age, character study, graduate, rape accusation, wedding, love triangle, storytelling, culture clash, censorship, dysfunctional family, pornography, adolescence, idealism, dialogue, childhood, music, assassination, love and romance, psychiatry, mentor, college graduate, beautiful scenery, vengeance, housewife, young lovers, marriage, couple relations, virginity
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   36%
 
The Prince of Tides
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Style: psychological, touching, emotional, talky, serious, realistic, intense, sentimental, gloomy, dramatic, reflective, melancholic, romantic, cerebral
Audience: chick flick
Plot: psychiatrist, romance, dysfunctional family, sexual abuse, book, adultery, rape, suicide attempt, island, psychiatry, fall in love, memory, self discovery, adaptation, love story, family, childhood, parents and children, secrets, literature, life is a bitch, sisters, love and romance, mentor, sexualized violence, storytelling, twin sister, american football, extramarital affair, psychology, catastrophe, society, unfulfillment, destiny, couples, culture clash, suicide, redemption, runaway, family problems, haunted by the past, brutality, family relations, obsession, love, couple relations, love affair, beautiful scenery, depression, dialogue
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, south carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   47%
 
Playing by Heart
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 121 min.
Style: touching, clever, realistic, talky, sentimental, semi serious, romantic, sweet, humorous, sexy, surprise ending, entertaining, interesting, witty, dramatic, earnest, sincere, light, twist ending, intellectual, emotional, scenic, neurotic
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: romance, infidelity, aids, adultery, hotel, family, marriage, cheating, storytelling, terminal illness, divorce, couple relations, relationships, multiple storylines, love, love story, gay, dialogue, destiny, urban, dialogue driven, love and romance, secrets, happy ending, couples, catastrophe, twists & turns, mentor, life philosophy, beautiful scenery, betrayal, family problems, crumbling marriage, sex, women, honest, love affair, sacrifice, sexual relations, culture clash, nightlife, prejudice, unfulfillment, redemption, interracial romance, plot twist, writers, architect, lifestyle, acting class
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: los angeles, usa, manhattan new york city, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   45%
 
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Two for the Seesaw
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Style: semi serious, sentimental, realistic, touching, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, fall in love, city life, unlikely couple, urban, young lovers, battle of the sexes, crumbling marriage, opposites attract, couple relations, infidelity, midlife crisis, looking for love, love affair, love triangle, family gatherings, love and romance, unfulfillment, couples, family problems, celebrity culture, artists and showbiz, dishonesty, hopes, society, family relations, lifestyle, encounter, fear of commitment, understanding, chinese restaurant, landlord, brooklyn bridge, marital problem, dance, marital separation, homesickness, breakup, businessman, ambulance, dance studio, dysfunctional marriage, taxi, date, job interview, jealousy, dentist, jewish, ulcer, dancer
Time: 60s
Place: nebraska, usa, new york, greenwich village manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   35%
 
We Don't Live Here Anymore
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Style: realistic, clever, serious, gloomy, melancholic, psychological, reflective, sincere, emotional, harsh, touching, sad, bleak, sexual, erotic, intense, talky, enigmatic, sexy, disturbing, intellectual, stylized, heartbreaking, cerebral
Plot: infidelity, adultery, marriage, betrayal, friendship, cheating, drinking, relationships, writer's life, divorce, death, loneliness, college, guilt, nudity (topless - notable), pornography, honest, multiple storylines, suburbs, dishonesty, dysfunctional family, character study, dialogue, love and romance, life philosophy, unlikely friendships, catastrophe, writers, crime gone awry, society, brutality, runaway, unfulfillment, storytelling, obsession, youth, depression, couples, mentor, sexuality, family problems, male nudity, suicide attempt, fantasy world, small town, friends, redemption, forbidden love, loyalty, addiction
Time: contemporary
Place: england, europe, portland oregon, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   45%
 
Carnal Knowledge
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Style: talky, sexual, cynical, realistic, witty, clever, semi serious, dark humor, humorous, sexy, disturbing, interesting, melancholic, sentimental, intellectual, biting, bleak, intense, reflective, depressing, emotional, cerebral
Audience: date night
Plot: college, friendship, romance, coming of age, sex, friends, depression, fall in love, relationships, male nudity, women, sexuality, character study, love and romance, unlikely friendships, obsession, pornography, art, runaway, drinking, violent, dialogue, couples, loneliness, battle of the sexes, manipulation, stereotypes, infidelity, crime gone awry, mentor, rebelliousness, psychology, complex characters, honest, life philosophy, love triangle, brutality, cheating, greed, culture clash, nudity (full frontal - brief), college life, sexualized violence, midlife crisis, addiction, storytelling, morality, adaptation, gangsters, catastrophe
Time: 20th century, 40s, 50s, 60s, 1960s, 1940s, 1950s
Place: asia, usa, vietnam, new york, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   35%
 
The Great Gatsby
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 144 min.
Style: stylized, serious, gloomy, realistic, captivating, melancholic, enigmatic, sentimental, reflective, harsh, sexy, surreal, interesting, earnest, light, dramatic, talky, intense, romantic, atmospheric
Plot: obsession, romance, betrayal, love affair, storytelling, book, literature, adaptation, social differences, period piece, love and romance, unfulfillment, greed, infidelity, dialogue, wealth, millionaire, love triangle, mentor, couple relations, catastrophe, distopia, jazz, writers, unfulfilled love, island, haunted by the past, dishonesty, loneliness, love story, runaway, nudity (full frontal - brief), society, couples, complex characters, brutality, gangsters, childhood, culture clash, destiny, justice, solitude, family, idealism, secrets, gas station, dreams, life philosophy, insanity, fantasy world
Time: 20s, 1920s, 20th century, post world war one
Place: new york, usa, long island, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   33%
 
 7.2
 91K
Carol
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA, Australia
Duration: 118 min.
Style: emotional, serious, gloomy, realistic, breathtaking, enigmatic, heartbreaking, romantic, melancholic, art house, sexy, erotic, talky, sexual, reflective, light, stylized, dramatic, intense, atmospheric, colourful
Plot: lesbian, divorce, romance, hotel, gay, friendship, gays and lesbians, relationships, love story, interracial romance, love, loneliness, forbidden love, child custody, road trip, women, department store, period piece, impossible love, homosexuality, christmas, new year's eve, gender, obsession, runaway, pornography, adultery, unlikely friendships, beautiful scenery, tragedy, unfulfillment, older woman younger woman relationship, storytelling, marriage, fall in love, dialogue, depression, against the rules, adaptation, crumbling marriage, love affair, stylish, love and romance, art, mentor, character study, society, catastrophe, couples, lgbt
Time: 1950s, 20th century, 50s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   36%
 

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The Deep Blue Sea
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Australia
Duration: 98 min.
Style: emotional, serious, melancholic, gloomy, realistic, stylized, heartbreaking, light, romantic, harsh, psychological, road movie, dramatic, intense, enigmatic, reflective, bleak, atmospheric
Plot: infidelity, romance, obsession, love, love affair, crumbling marriage, depression, suicide attempt, wartime, love story, loneliness, relationships, unfulfilled love, brutality, love and romance, marriage, dialogue, betrayal, period piece, judge, unfulfillment, tragedy, women, couples, adaptation, hidden identity, catastrophe, police investigation, mentor, british, couple relations, life philosophy, destructive relationship, wife, forbidden love, dull life, nudity (full frontal - brief), dishonesty, storytelling, society, guilt, fantasy world, family problems, music, suicidal, eccentricity, greed, memory, transformation, suicide
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1930s, 1920s, 1950s
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   38%
 
Indecent Proposal
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Style: emotional, sexual, psychological, serious, romantic, realistic, thought provoking, sexy, cynical, erotic, interesting, suspense, sentimental, entertaining, bad ending, melancholic, surprise ending
Audience: chick flick
Plot: adultery, gambling, infidelity, love, marriage, lawyer, money, betrayal, crumbling marriage, prostitution, relationships, moral dilemma, love story, sex, hotel, morality, happy ending, male nudity, destiny, nudity (topless - notable), couple relations, greed, divorce, romance, sexual relations, catastrophe, cheating, natural disaster, mentor, dishonesty, roulette, dialogue, couples, pornography, manipulation, chase, family problems, shopping, women, internet, social differences, interracial romance, life is a bitch, love of one's life, millionaire, family, obsession, first contact, beautiful scenery, capitalism
Time: 20th century, 1990s
Place: las vegas, nevada, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   41%
 
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