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Pola X (1999)
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Pola X (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Switzerland, Germany, Japan
Duration: 134 min.
Story: A writer leaves his upper-class life and journeys with a woman claiming to be his sister, and her two friends.
Style: sexy, erotic, meditative, disturbing, psychological, serious, romantic, art house, sexual, intellectual ...
Plot: incest, penetration, romance, explicit sex, existentialism, femme fatale, human nature, mysterious character, nudity (full frontal - brief), chaos, introspection, erotica, female nudity, erection, male nudity, sex, sex scene, lie, secret, sexual content, writers, death, catastrophe, strong sexual content, porn ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, paris france, germany, europe, normandy

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Most similar movies to Pola X

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, sexy and stylized films with plots about couples, love and romance, nudity (full frontal - brief), loneliness, male nudity, obsession and romance mostly in Drama, Romance and Thriller genres. Some movies like Pola X: Angels and Insects (1995), Last Tango in Paris (1972), Thieves (1996), Close My Eyes (1991), The Bridesmaid (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Angels and Insects (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: In Victorian England, wealthy patriarch Sir Harald Alabaster invites an impoverished biologist, William Adamson, into his home. There, William tries to continue his work, but is distracted by Alabaster's seductive daughter, Eugenia. William and ...
Style: erotic, twist ending, sexy, stylized, twists and turns ...
Plot: incest, brother sister sex, erection, sex with brother, brother sister incest, sex with sister, destructive relationship, sex, family secret, aristocrat, male nudity, rich woman poor man ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, 18th century
Place: england, europe
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75%
Last Tango in Paris (1972)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 129 min.
Story: A young Parisian woman begins a sordid affair with a middle-aged American businessman who lays out ground rules that their clandestine relationship will be based only on sex.
Style: erotic, sexy, disturbing, sexual, art house ...
Plot: strong sexual content, sex scene, explicit sex, grief, older man younger woman relationship, suicide, hotel, lust, erotica, obsessive love, sexual relations, tragedy ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: paris france, france, europe
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83%
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Thieves (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 117 min.
Story: In the middle of the night, someone brings Ivan's body home to his wife and his sad-faced, jug-eared son. Through flashbacks, the film discloses the relationships among Ivan and his brother Alex, a cop with a cleanliness fetish; siblings ...
Style: erotic, neo noir, sexy, serious, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: lesbian, obsession, murder, crimes, love triangle, lesbian sex, male nudity, closeted homosexual, childhood, french, gangsters, guilt ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, alps, lyon, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Close My Eyes (1991)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: After some years of tension, Richard begins a sexual relationship with his sister Natalie. Now married, the relationship proves dangerously obsessional.
Style: serious, realistic, bleak, stylized, sexy ...
Plot: incest, forbidden love, brother sister incest, taboo, brother sister relationship, brother sister sex, marriage, couple relations, infidelity, dishonesty, erotica, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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The Bridesmaid (2004)
Genre: Thriller, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Germany, Italy
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A hard-working young man meets and falls in love with his sister's bridesmaid. He soon finds out how disturbed she really is.
Style: psychological, serious, captivating, suspenseful, sincere ...
Plot: murder, love at first sight, femme fatale, dangerous attraction, love affair, destructive relationship, romance, crimes, mentally unstable, power relations, couples, siblings relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, france, brittany
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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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: sexy, erotic, realistic, serious, gloomy ...
Audience: date night
Plot: older woman younger man sex, seductive, obsession, family relations, eroticism, adultery, looking for love, destructive relationship, love affair, midlife crisis, couple relations, impossible love ...
Time: 90s
Place: paris france, europe, france, prague
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Cement Garden (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 101 min.
Story: After the death of her husband, the mother of Julie, Jack, Sue and Tom begins to suffer from a mysterious illness. Aware that she is going to have to go into hospital she opens a bank account for the children, so that they can be financially ...
Style: disturbing, sexy, erotic, art house, compassionate ...
Audience: teen drama
Plot: incest, brother sister incest, coming of age, sex with brother, brother sister sex, siblings relations, sex with sister, male nudity, forbidden sex, family relations, teenage life, parents and children ...
Time: 90s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Damage (1992)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France
Duration: 111 min.
Story: The life of a respected British politician at the height of his career crumbles when he becomes obsessed with his son's lover.
Style: sexy, sexual, erotic, non-linear, melancholic ...
Plot: forbidden love, love affair, infidelity, adultery, femme fatale, dangerous attraction, obsession, love triangle, oral sex, passion, incest, sexuality ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: london, paris france, palm springs california, brussels
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Marcel Proust's Time Regained (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: France, Italy, Portugal
Duration: 169 min.
Story: Marcel Proust (1871-1922) is on his deathbed. Looking at photographs brings memories of his childhood, his youth, his lovers, and the way the Great War put an end to a stratum of society. His memories are in no particular order, they move back and ...
Style: philosophical, sexy, atmospheric, intellectual, thought provoking ...
Plot: writers, childhood, writer's life, voyeurism, melancholy, art, guilt, hallucination, death, surrealism, artist, memory ...
Time: 20th century, 1920s, 19th century, 1890s, 1910s
Place: france, tokyo, portugal, paris france, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Head-On (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, Turkey
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Head On is German director Fatih Akin’s story of the alcoholic Cahit and Turkish Sibel. Akin tells the story of a love that can never be between two people who are too alike to not be together.
Style: bleak, emotional, harsh, depressing, serious ...
Plot: suicide attempt, marriage, love, culture clash, romance, love story, love affair, self destructing, self esteem, human nature, destructive relationship, redemption ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hamburg germany, germany, turkey, berlin germany, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.1
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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, sexy, sexual, serious, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: sexual relations, sex, porn, sex scene, explicit sex, lust, erotica, strong sexual content, island, female masturbation, waitress, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, madrid, mediterranean sea, malta
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Boy Meets Girl (1984)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Paris by night. Alex, 22, wants to become a filmmaker. He is fascinated by first times and his girlfriend, Florence, has just left him for his best friend, Thomas. First break-up, first attempted murder: Alex tries to strangle Thomas, but gives up ...
Style: serious, realistic, stylized, avant garde, disturbing ...
Plot: youth, fall in love, romance, impossible love, love affair, losing-it hero, unfulfillment, lifestyle, twentysomething life, destructive relationship, couples, loneliness ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1983
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
My Favorite Season (1993)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Old woman Berthe leaves her house to live in her daugter Emilie's one. Emilie and her brother Antoine have fallen out three years ago and have not seen each other since, but Emilie invites him for Christmas. Memories will come up, and will be ...
Style: sexy, psychological, erotic, disturbing, stylized ...
Plot: incest, dysfunctional family, nudity (full frontal - brief), children, hospital, aging, father daughter relationship, striptease, family, loneliness, life philosophy, existentialism ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Lilith (1964)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Lilith is a about a mysterious young woman in an elite sanitarium in New England, who seems to weave a magical spell all around her. A restless, but sincere young man with an equally obscure past is seemingly drawn into her web. As time passes, ...
Style: realistic, serious, psychological, suspense, gloomy ...
Plot: hospital, mental illness, mental institution, schizophrenia, mentally unstable, couples, sex addict, fall in love, femme fatale, love and romance, doctors and patients, obsession ...
Time: 60s
Place: usa, maryland
⇓ similarity ⇓
15%
 7.3
 21K
Betty Blue (1986)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 185 min.
Story: Betty Blue, a mentally unbalanced and sexually aggressive free spirit who becomes involved with Zorg, a repairman moonlighting as a writer. The two engage in a variety of sexual encounters, and grow more passionate toward each other. Betty finds ...
Style: erotic, sexy, atmospheric, sexual, thought provoking ...
Plot: obsession, obsessive love, borderline personality disorder, sexuality, sensuality, sex, erotica, romance, love story, insanity, love, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: france, paris france, spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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: melancholic, talky, emotional, ironic, meditative ...
Plot: friendship, betrayal, midlife crisis, unlikely friendships, complex characters, couple relations, human nature, love and romance, romance, couples, depression, brother brother relationship ...
Time: 90s
Place: paris france, france, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Lovers on the Bridge (1991)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Set against Paris' oldest bridge, the Pont Neuf, while it was closed for repairs, this film is a love story between two young vagrants: Alex, a would be circus performer addicted to alcohol and sedatives and Michele, a painter driven to a life ...
Style: romantic, enigmatic, atmospheric, touching, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: homeless, beggar, love, romance, painter, love story, loneliness, love affair, fall in love, couple relations, blind character, painting ...
Time: 90s
Place: paris france, europe, tokyo, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 7.1
 120K
The Dreamers (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Italy, France, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A young American studying in Paris in 1968 strikes up a friendship with a French brother and sister. Set against the background of the '68 Paris student riots.
Style: sexy, erotic, sexual, disturbing, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: incest, sexuality, sex, french, youth, brother sister incest, love triangle, rebellion, protest, nudity (full frontal - brief), sexual relations, strong sexual content ...
Time: 60s, year 1968, 20th century
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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I Can't Sleep (1994)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: France, Germany, Switzerland
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Ninon is a spirited hotel-manager who teaches self-defense classes to her terrified elderly neighbors. Daiga, an aspiring Lithuanian actress newly arrived to Paris, comes to live at the hotel and becomes fascinated with the life of a mysteriously ...
Style: art house, gloomy, sexy, disturbing, bleak ...
Plot: gay, serial killer, crimes, lgbt, hotel, murder, immigrants, musician, male nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), female nudity, brother brother relationship ...
Time: 80s, 70s
Place: paris france, tokyo, texas, london, france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
13%
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Chinese Box (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Japan, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The story of Hong Kong, from New Year's Day to June 30th, 1997, when the British left their colony and turned it over to the People's Republic of China.
Style: sexy, atmospheric, visually appealing, confusing, twists and turns ...
Plot: culture clash, death, love, politics, romance, writers, nudity (full frontal - brief), memory, barmaid, new year's eve, abuse, courage ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: china, hong kong, asia, beijing china, north korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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: erotic, touching, emotional, colourful, atmospheric ...
Plot: infidelity, romance, adultery, love triangle, nude girl, love, husband wife relationship, tragedy, love story, male nudity, love and romance, dishonesty ...
Place: italy, europe, france, berlin germany, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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L'ennui (1998)
Genre: Romance, Drama
Country: France, Portugal
Duration: 122 min.
Story: A philosophy teacher restless with the need to do something with his life meets a young woman suspected of driving an artist to his death. He finds the very simple Cecilia irritating but develops a sexual rapport with her. Obsessed with the need to ...
Style: erotic, psychological, sexy, psycho sexual, emotional ...
Audience: teens
Plot: sex, older man younger woman sex, obsession, erotica, love triangle, sexual obsession, sex scene, midlife crisis, teacher, depression, female nudity, older man younger woman relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
La séparation (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In Paris, Pierre and Anne have been living together for a couple of years and they have the eighteen months son Loulou, who stays with the nanny Laurence during the day while they work. Their best friends are the couple Victor and Claire, who also ...
Style: sexy, psychological, affectionate, poignant, allegory ...
Plot: betrayal, adultery, infidelity, dysfunctional family, cuckold, nudity (full frontal - brief), melancholy, love triangle, bittersweet, glbt, transsexual, childhood ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, paris france, argentina, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Carried Away (1996)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Based on Jim Harrison's book, "Farmer". 47-year-old Joseph Svenden lives on the family farm with his dying mother and teaches at a two room schoolhouse with Rosealee, his lover and his best friend's widow. Joseph, who lacks a ...
Style: sexy, sincere, psychological, disturbing, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: relationships, older man younger woman relationship, teacher, human nature, sexual attraction, seduction, romance, nudity (full frontal - brief), widow, infidelity, sex, self discovery ...
Time: 90s
Place: new jersey, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
She's So Lovely (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Maureen is pregnant and her husband Eddie is missing. Nervous, Maureen shares a couple of drinks with neighbor Kiefer, who tries to rape her and then beats her. When Eddie returns and finds his wife bruised, he goes ballistic, shoots a paramedic and ...
Style: melancholic, serious, psychological, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: obsession, mental institution, dysfunctional family, mental illness, crumbling marriage, romance, love triangle, destructive relationship, couple relations, family problems, love and romance, mentally unstable ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.1
 12K
Intimacy (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, UK, Germany
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Jay, a failed musician, walked out of his family and now earns a living as head bartender in a trendy London pub. Every Wednesday afternoon a woman comes to his house for graphic, almost wordless, sex. One day Jay follows her and finds out about the ...
Style: sexual, erotic, sexy, bleak, disturbing ...
Plot: explicit sex, strong sexual content, sex, cheating wife, sex scene, erection, one night stand, infidelity, couple relations, obsession, male nudity, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, canada, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 5.2
 11K
Romance (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Although deeply in love with her boyfriend - and indeed sleeping in the same bed with him - a schoolteacher cannot handle the almost complete lack of intimacy he will allow. Increasingly frustrated, she gradually finds her sexual appetites leading ...
Style: erotic, sexy, sexual, disturbing, art house ...
Plot: sex, nymphomania, bdsm, explicit sex, strong sexual content, erection, bondage, infidelity, male nudity, penetration, cuckold, female masturbation ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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 2K
Friday Night (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Paris, 1995. Laure (Valérie Lemercier) is about to meet friends for dinner to celebrate her moving in with her boyfriend. But on her way out, she discovers that the entire city is stalled by a massive transit strike. When a handsome stranger ...
Style: sexual, serious, realistic, stylized, atmospheric ...
Plot: dangerous attraction, fall in love, love and romance, couples, chaos and mayhem, couple relations, romance, living together, friendship, mental disorder, traffic jam, chaos ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Nenette and Boni (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Teenage siblings Nenette and Boni were raised apart as a result of their parents' divorce. Their mother, who doted on her son Boni, has died. He works for an interesting couple as a pizza baker, and is surprised and enraged when his younger ...
Style: psychological, art house, melancholic, sexy, splatter ...
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: dysfunctional family, obsession, incest, sexuality, siblings relations, teenage life, love and romance, human nature, single parent, coming of age, character study, teenage pregnancy ...
Time: 90s
Place: tokyo, london, vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Alice and Martin (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Spain
Duration: 124 min.
Story: At the age of 20, Martin leaves his home town and comes to Paris, where he fortunately becomes a model by chance. He meets Alice, his brother's friend, and falls in love with her. They start a passionate relationship, although Martin remains ...
Style: melancholic, emotional, enigmatic, psychological, romantic ...
Plot: gay, secrets, betrayal, loneliness, runaway, love and romance, haunted by the past, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, romance, brother brother relationship, couple relations, older woman younger man relationship ...
Time: 90s
Place: paris france, france, spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%