Movies like Priest of Love

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Priest of Love (1981)
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Priest of Love (1981)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Mexico, Italy
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Following the banning and burning of his novel, "The Rainbow," D.H. Lawrence and his wife, Frieda, move to the United States, and then to Mexico. When Lawrence contracts tuberculosis, they return to England for a short time, then to Italy, where Lawrence writes "Lady Chatterley's Lover."
Style: sentimental, touching, serious, realistic, talky, contemplative
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), romance, womanizer, love and romance, rebellion, couples, love affair, society, rise and fall, writer's life, artists and showbiz, unfulfillment, against the rules, couple relations, older woman younger man relationship, love, sex, fight, friendship, writers, party, death, male nudity, bisexuality, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 20s
Place: italy, mexico, england, usa, latin america, europe, new mexico ...

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Most similar movies to Priest of Love

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and sentimental films with plots about love and romance, couples, romance, couple relations, writers, writer's life and artists and showbiz mostly in Drama, Romance and Biography genres. Some movies like Priest of Love: Nora (2000), The Virgin and the Gypsy (1970), Iris (2001), The Color of Time (2012), Lady Chatterley's Lover (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Nora (2000)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Ireland, UK, Italy, Germany
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In 1904, in Dublin, James Joyce chats up Nora Barnacle, a hotel maid recently come from Galway. She enchants him with her frank, direct and uninhibited manner, and before long, he's convinced her to come with him to Trieste, where he has a job ...
Style: realistic, touching, sincere, sentimental, sexy ...
Plot: love affair, writer's life, lifestyle, novelist, family problems, romance, society, love triangle, couple relations, artists and showbiz, sexual relations, male female relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s
Place: ireland, italy, europe, dublin ireland
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95%
F. Scott Fitzgerald and 'The Last of the Belles' (1974)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A semi-fictional account of how writer F. Scott Fitzgerald met his wife while he was in the army and stationed in Alabama in 1919.
Style: touching, sincere, realistic, serious, contemplative
Audience: girls' night
Plot: couples, small town, couple relations, human nature, love affair, romance, love and romance, artists and showbiz, unfulfillment, writer's life, writers, reflection ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century
Place: alabama
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83%
The Virgin and the Gypsy (1970)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Film adaptation from the novel by D.H. Lawrence, discovered after the celebrated author's death in 1930, a romantic love story tells of a prim young English girl who is sexually attracted to a seductively virile gypsy. The climatic dam burst is ...
Style: sexy, sexual, sentimental, touching, gloomy ...
Plot: virgin, gypsy, injustice, couples, social relations, family relations, repression, unfulfilled love, innocence lost, small town, social differences, village life ...
Time: 1920s
Place: europe, england, northern england
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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Iris (2001)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: True story of the lifelong romance between novelist Iris Murdoch and her husband John Bayley, from their student days through her battle with Alzheimer's disease.
Style: touching, emotional, captivating, serious, melancholic ...
Plot: aging, writer's life, alzheimer's disease, understanding, love, couple relations, love of one's life, virginity, life & death, character study, loneliness, terminal illness ...
Time: 50s, 90s, 20th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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The Color of Time (2012)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: A poetic road trip through Pulitzer prize-winning CK Williams' life over the course of 40 years.
Style: realistic, serious, touching, sentimental, melancholic ...
Plot: poetry, poet, romance, americana, couple relations, writer's life, artists and showbiz, parent child relationship, haunted by the past, husband wife relationship, couples, love and romance ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 80s, 50s, 60s ...
Place: detroit, usa, new york
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73%
Lady Chatterley's Lover (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An early-20th-century tale of love across class boundaries which tells the legendary and romantic story of Lady Chatterley’s affair with her gamekeeper. Jed Mercurio’s adaptation of DH Lawrence’s classic.
Style: sexual, serious, realistic, sexy, captivating ...
Plot: love affair, master and servant, social differences, infidelity, cheating on husband, society, obsession, sexual relations, romance, couples, fall in love, unfulfillment ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 1910s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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Shadowlands (1986)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A play based on the friendship between CS Lewis and Joy Gresham.
Style: talky, uplifting, serious, realistic, sentimental ...
Plot: cancer, faith, death, christianity, marriage, disability, couples, family relations, family problems, religions or cults, love and romance, artists and showbiz ...
Place: europe, england
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67%
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Haunted Summer (1988)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Authors Lord Byron, Mary Shelley (née Godwin) and Percy Shelley get together for some philosophical discussions, but the situation soon deteriorates into mind games, drugs, and sex. It is a fictionalization of the summer that Lord Byron and the ...
Style: sexy, gothic, realistic, serious, sexual ...
Plot: couples, mutant, life is a bitch, writer's life, gays and lesbians, artists and showbiz, love and romance, mind game, mad scientist, romance, drug abuse, manipulation ...
Time: 19th century
Place: italy, europe
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65%
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Carrington (1995)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France
Duration: 121 min.
Story: The story of the relationship between painter Dora Carrington and author Lytton Strachey in a World War One England of cottages and countryside. Although platonic due to Strachey's homosexuality, the relationship was nevertheless a deep and ...
Style: sexy, sexual, emotional, touching, talky ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: painter, soldier, conscientious objector, polyamory, romance, friendship, bittersweet, couples, platonic, friends, couple relations, unfulfilled love ...
Time: victorian era, 1910s, 1930s, 1920s, 20th century ...
Place: england, europe, london, wales, venice
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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Tom & Viv (1994)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The story of the marriage of the poet TS Eliot to socialite Vivienne Haigh-Wood, which had to cope with her gynaeological and emotional problems and his growing fame.
Style: psychological, emotional, sincere, serious, realistic ...
Plot: romance, crumbling marriage, lifestyle, unfulfillment, artists and showbiz, love and romance, writer's life, couples, honeymoon, family relations, family problems, family life ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: england, europe, london, california
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60%
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Sylvia (2003)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Story of the relationship between the poets Ted Hughes and Sylvia Plath.
Style: emotional, realistic, serious, psychological, depressing ...
Plot: infidelity, writer's life, tragic love, couple relations, family problems, couples, romance, crumbling marriage, love, artists and showbiz, adultery, suicide ...
Time: 60s, 50s, 20th century
Place: england, europe, new york, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
John and Mary (1969)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: John and Mary meet in a singles bar, sleep together, and spend the next day getting to know each other.
Style: talky, realistic, serious, sentimental, psychological ...
Plot: couples, romance, lifestyle, love affair, one night stand, love and romance, singleness, couple relations, city life, sexual relations, sexual content, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Hemingway & Gellhorn (2012)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 155 min.
Story: Writer Ernest Hemingway begins a romance with fellow scribe Martha Gellhorn.
Style: serious, stylized, psychological, captivating, talky ...
Plot: love affair, war correspondent, divorce, romance, media, journalist, fame, couples, writer's life, life is a bitch, spanish civil war, infidelity ...
Time: 20th century, 1930s, 1940s
Place: usa, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Shadowlands (1993)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 131 min.
Story: C.S. Lewis, a world-renowned writer and professor, leads a passionless life until he meets spirited poet Joy Gresham
Style: touching, sentimental, emotional, sincere, factual ...
Audience: girls' night, kids
Plot: terminal illness, poet, fall in love, college, romance, writer's life, couple relations, bachelor, oxford, husband wife relationship, attic, honest ...
Time: 50s, 60s, 20th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Summer in February (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The Newlyn School of artists flourished at the beginning of the 20th Century and the film focuses on the wild and bohemian Lamorna Group, which included Alfred Munnings and Laura and Harold Knight. The incendiary anti-Modernist Munnings, now ...
Style: sincere, touching, emotional, serious, stylized ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love triangle, infidelity, love affair, lifestyle, couple relations, fall in love, unfulfilled love, family relations, couples, romance, love and romance, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s, pre world war one, year 1915, year 1914 ...
Place: cornwall, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Women in Love (1969)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Close friends Rupert Birkin and Gerald Crich begin romances with siblings Ursula and Gudrun Brangwen. After the couples wed, they take a joint honeymoon to Switzerland, where things begin happily -- but they become increasingly complicated as the ...
Style: sexy, sexual, erotic, realistic, serious ...
Plot: wrestling, love triangle, romance, friendship, crumbling marriage, gender, love and romance, unfulfillment, gays and lesbians, society, honeymoon, family problems ...
Time: 1920s, 70s
Place: england, europe, alps, swiss alps, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
84 Charing Cross Road (1987)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When a humorous script-reader in her New York apartment sees an ad in the Saturday Review of Literature for a bookstore in London that does mail order, she begins a very special correspondence and friendship with Frank Doel, the bookseller who works ...
Style: sincere, touching, realistic, serious, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: correspondence, friendship, platonic, bookstore, romance, bittersweet, fall in love, couple relations, human nature, friends, couples, writer's life ...
Time: 50s, 60s, 1940s, 20th century
Place: london, new york, england, usa, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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The Gambler (1997)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: Netherlands, Hungary, UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Under pressure from his publisher, Russian novelist Fyodor Dostoyevsky gets work on his latest piece, 'Rouletenberg'. In the 27 days it takes for him to complete the novel reality and fiction become blurred; in this feverish atmosphere of ...
Style: stylized, realistic, serious, sexy, harsh ...
Plot: gambling, addiction, nudity (full frontal - brief), casino, obsession, redemption, couples, race against time, writer's life, dishonesty, artists and showbiz, supportive spouse ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s, 1860s, future, 1920s
Place: st. petersburg russia, germany, russia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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The Whole Wide World (1996)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Based on her acclaimed autobiographical book, THE WHOLE WIDE WORLD tells the story of Novalyne Price, an attractive feisty West Texas schoolteacher and her bittersweet, romantic and turbulent relationship with Robert E. Howard, the great pulp ...
Style: touching, emotional, sentimental, sincere, realistic ...
Plot: friendship, writers, teacher, bittersweet, romance, couples, friends, creator, artists and showbiz, hopes, love and romance, writer's life ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century
Place: texas, louisiana, usa, new mexico, ireland
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47%
Surviving Picasso (1996)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: The passionate Merchant-Ivory drama tells the story of Francoise Gilot, the only lover of Pablo Picasso who was strong enough to withstand his ferocious cruelty and move on with her life.
Style: realistic, serious, sexy, emotional, intense ...
Plot: womanizer, painter, love triangle, older man younger woman relationship, world war two, infidelity, physical abuse, mistress, couple relations, artist, love and romance, love affair ...
Time: 60s, 50s, 1940s, 20th century
Place: paris france, poland, europe, france, provence ...
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46%
The Invisible Woman (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 111 min.
Story: In 1857, at the height of his fame and fortune, novelist and social critic Charles Dickens meets and falls in love with teenage stage actress Nelly Ternan. As she becomes the focus of his heart and mind, as well as his muse, painful secrecy is the ...
Style: sentimental, captivating, serious, realistic
Plot: writer's life, older man younger woman relationship, charles dickens, love affair, forbidden love, introspection, romance, couples, couple relations, infidelity, marital discord, celebrity ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, 1850s
Place: london, england, europe
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45%
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Miss Potter (2006)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The story of Beatrix Potter, the author of the beloved and best-selling children's book, "The Tale of Peter Rabbit", and her struggle for love, happiness and success.
Style: sentimental, touching, serious, realistic, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, family outing, kids
Plot: snobbism, writer's life, family relations, first love, painting, rabbit, lifestyle, forbidden love, success, unsupportive parent, fall in love, social differences ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 19th century, 90s, turn of the century ...
Place: england, london, europe, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Wilde (1997)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Japan, Germany
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The story of Oscar Wilde, genius, poet, playwright and the First Modern Man. The self-realisation of his homosexuality caused Wilde enormous torment as he juggled marriage, fatherhood and responsibility with his obsessive love for Lord Alfred ...
Style: homoerotic, touching, realistic, serious, captivating ...
Plot: homosexuality, gay, gay lead character, obsession, gays and lesbians, hypocrisy, courtroom drama, male homosexuality, writer's life, prison, gay slur, gay relationship ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 90s
Place: england, europe, ireland, london
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45%
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Angel (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Belgium, UK
Duration: 134 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, serious, talky, clever, witty ...
Plot: infidelity, family relations, adultery, writer's life, estate, ambition, rise to the top, social differences, unfulfillment, couple relations, love, rise and fall ...
Time: 20th century, year 1914, edwardian era, victorian era
Place: england, europe, london
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43%
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, touching, emotional, serious, clever ...
Plot: family relations, infidelity, love triangle, betrayal, couples, pregnancy, fall in love, love affair, society, parents and children, haunted by the past, unfulfillment ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s, 20th century
Place: london, europe, england
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41%
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Infinity (1996)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Story of the early life of genius and Nobel Prize-winning physicist Richard Feynman.
Style: realistic, serious, sincere, touching, enigmatic ...
Plot: world war two, terminal illness, couples, romance, love and romance, life is a bitch, hopes, unfulfillment, young lovers, introspection, tuberculosis, love of one's life ...
Time: 20th century, 1930s, 1920s, 1940s
Place: new mexico, new york, usa, new orleans, albuquerque new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.0
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Becoming Jane (2007)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Ireland
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A biographical portrait of a pre-fame Jane Austen and her romance with a young Irishman.
Style: romantic, emotional, touching, intellectual, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: writer's life, unfulfilled love, love and romance, love, prejudice, romance, poverty, family relations, social differences, society, family, fall in love ...
Time: 18th century, future, 1790s, 19th century, victorian era
Place: england, europe, ireland, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Mercy (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A young novelist tries to write about love, but realizes he will first need some real-life experience before taking on the subject.
Style: sentimental, realistic, captivating, psychological, serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: asthma, romance, love affair, fall in love, self discovery, lifestyle, unfulfillment, couples, womanizer, novelist, society, sexual content ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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The Voyage (1974)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Adriana De Mauro loves Cesar Braggi, but Cesar, honoring his father's dying wish, allows his brother, Antonio, to marry Adriana. As fate wills, Antonio dies in an automobile accident. Adriana's mourning for Antonio ends when Cesar steps in ...
Style: serious, realistic, gloomy, emotional, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: tragic love, love and romance, life is a bitch, unfulfillment, romance, couple relations, unfulfilled love, terminal illness, siblings relations, couples, family relations, aristocrat ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century
Place: sicily, italy, venice, europe
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38%
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Sonny Boy (2011)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance, War
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Waldemar Nods, a young man from Suriname, meets the older Dutch woman Rika van der Lans and they fall in love. In pre-WWII Netherlands they could not be more different. The one black, the other white, 17 years between them and on top of that Rika ...
Style: sincere, touching, emotional, captivating, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: interracial relations, forbidden love, unlikely couple, romance, love affair, couples, society, family relations, parents and children, racism, forceful separation, bittersweet ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s, 1920s, 20th century
Place: europe, holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%