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Five Evenings (1979)
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Five Evenings (1979)
Original name: Пять вечеров
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Tamara and Sasha were separated during the war. Now (1957) Sasha is visiting Moscow for five days and by chance recognizes the house where Tamara used to live. She is still living there with her nephew Slava.
Plot: reunion, post world war two, male female relationship, past, restaurant, vacation, lie, communism, middle aged, communist, memory, television, aunt, ex lover, train station, old love, middle aged man, neighbor, apartment, middle aged woman, railway station, tv set, soviet
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: russia, moscow russia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and sentimental films with plots about love, male female relationship, reunion, love and romance, friendship, family relations and romance mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like Five Evenings: The Beginning (1970), Without Witness (1983), A Railway Station for Two (1983), Dark Eyes (1987), Lost in Siberia (1991). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Beginning (1970)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A film-in-film story set in a provincial town in Russia. Pasha is an amateur actress who plays a witch at a local club, but her dream is to play Joan of Arc. In a strike of luck she is cast as Joan of Arc in a big screen film. Now she is torn ...
Plot: joan of arc, love triangle, unrequited love, province, young woman, actress, director, falling in love, film making, debut, extramarital affair, love ...
Place: russia
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100%
Without Witness (1983)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In visiting his ex-wife’s apartment a man learns that she plans to remarry a scientist named Valentin Shlyakhov. In his past, the man wrote a scathing letter about Shlyakhov which greatly impacted his career. Fearing that this information will ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: parenthood, anonymous letter, family secret, ex husband ex wife relationship, domestic violence, family relations, remarry, letter writing, whistling, letter, apartment, lie ...
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
A Railway Station for Two (1983)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 141 min.
Story: Platon Ryabinin, a pianist, is traveling by train to a distant town of Griboedov to visit his father. He gets off to have lunch during a twenty minute stop at Zastupinsk railway station. He meets Vera, a waitress, after he refuses to pay her for the ...
Style: sentimental, serious, captivating, realistic, romantic ...
Plot: love and romance, train, haunted by the past, nothing goes right, romance, down on your luck, disorder, false accusation, tragic love, station, chance meeting, police investigation ...
Time: 80s
Place: russia, soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 7.4
 3K
Dark Eyes (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Drama
Country: Italy, Soviet Union
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Aboard a ship early in the 20th-century, a middle-aged Italian tells his story of love to a Russian. In a series of flashbacks filmed almost entirely in creams, whites, and ochers, the clownish and superfluous Romano Patroni leaves his wife's ...
Style: serious, realistic, emotional, touching, surprise ending
Plot: family relations, fall in love, unfulfilled love, social differences, couple relations, love triangle, human nature, love affair, impossible love, infidelity, lovers apart, couples ...
Time: turn of the century
Place: italy, russia, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Lost in Siberia (1991)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union, UK
Duration: 140 min.
Story: The political drama is set in the Stalin's Soviet Union after the Second World War. A British archaeologist Andrei Miller is working in Iran. He is mistakenly kidnapped and arrested by the KGB. He is falsely accused of spying and wrongfully ...
Style: serious, realistic, bleak, disturbing, thought provoking
Plot: survival, escape, false accusation, kgb, gulag, life is a bitch, secret agents, undercover, danger, chases and races, confined, society ...
Time: 50s, 1940s, 40s, 20th century, 1950s
Place: iran, russia, moscow russia, siberia, persia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
An Unfinished Piece for Mechanical Piano (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 103 min.
Story: At the dilapidated country estate of Anna Petrovna Voinitseva, a group of feckless Russian aristocrats whiles away a summer afternoon. Unbeknownst to their respective spouses, local schoolteacher Platonov and the wife of Anna's stepson, Sophia, ...
Style: atmospheric, psychological, contemplative, thought provoking, talky ...
Plot: midlife crisis, destructive relationship, infidelity, love triangle, reunion, village, fall in love, lovers reunited, couple relations, tragic love, true love, haunted by the past ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Across the Lake (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Republic of North Macedonia, Poland
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A true story about tragic love of the couple who found themselves at the different sides of the border in 1948.
Plot: marriage, lake, paranoia, spy, communist, stalinism, corruption, reunion, false accusation, hard labor, inspector, getting home ...
Time: 1950s, 50s
Place: albania, macedonia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Journey to Another Town (1980)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 93 min.
Story: By chance, two middle-aged people met - the telephone operator of the hotel Lina and the chief engineer of the construction department Kirillov, who had arrived on official business from Leningrad in one of the provincial cities of the country. ...
Plot: love, jealousy, passion, male female relationship
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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The Song of Lunch (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Alan Rickman and Emma Thompson star in The Song Of Lunch, a powerful and visually arresting film, made by BBC Drama Production for BBC Two, to mark National Poetry Day on 7 October. The film, a dramatisation of Christopher Reid's narrative ...
Style: realistic, contemplative, captivating, psychological, talky ...
Plot: reunion, love and romance, road not taken, couples, human nature, unfulfillment, society, sleeping, regret, unfulfilled love, restaurant, midlife crisis ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Throatful of Strawberries (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A story about partly miserable lives of middle aged men and unfulfilled dreams of youth.
Plot: drinking, reunion, party, barge, middle aged man, success, friendship, game playing, drink, drunkenness, memory, restaurant ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Falling in Love Again (1980)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Harry and Sue Lewis met in the 40s as teenagers living in the Bronx. He was an aspiring architect, she was the most beautiful girl in school, and both had a fondness for bran muffins. They fell in love, got married, moved to Los Angeles, and had two ...
Style: serious, sentimental, touching, realistic, romantic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: reunion, love, high school reunion, midlife crisis, romance, couple relations, couples, infidelity, lifestyle, self discovery, memory, falling in love ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 70s
Place: usa, new york, bronx new york city, argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Life of Fish (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Chile, France
Duration: 84 min.
Story: At a house party, a handsome man wanders around catching up with friends he has not seen for some years. A travel writer now based in Berlin, Andre appears to be living an exciting international life, and yet... something has drawn him back home to ...
Style: touching, serious, realistic, talky, contemplative
Plot: reunion, homecoming, haunted by the past, introspection, romance, love and romance, redemption, road not taken, one more chance, hopes, unfulfillment, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chile, latin america, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Falling Leaves (1966)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A young idealist takes a job at a local state run winery only to discover and become disillusioned by the corruption of the Soviet State.
Plot: corruption, wine, love, friend, job, boy meets girl, factory, male female relationship, university, student, best friend, young man ...
Place: caucasus, russia, georgia (former ussr)
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Hello, That's Me! (1966)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Artyom (Armen Dzhigarkhanyan) is a scientist who buries himself in his work after the woman he loves dies during the war. He is informed of his sweetheart's death by a young woman, and soon love blossoms between the lonely doctor and the ...
Plot: friendship, love, friend, red army, armenian, physicist, cosmology, world war two, lost love, loyalty, kiss, laboratory ...
Place: armenia, russia, caucasus, moscow russia, yerevan ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.0
 135
My Big Love (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Philippines
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Pastry chef Macky has struggled with his weight for most of his life. It's not easy being fat, especially when you're secretly admiring a young socialite columnist named Ninia who gets the shock of her life when she sees Macky in his ...
Plot: overweight, obesity, airport, gym, reunion, rain, fat suit, love, laptop, working out, internet chat, restaurant ...
Place: the philippines, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Way We Were (1973)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Two desperate people have a wonderful romance, but their political views and convictions drive them apart.
Style: serious, sentimental, captivating, realistic, emotional ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: politics, opposites attract, love and romance, couples, couple relations, mccarthyism, romance, naval officer, radical, naval uniform, young lovers, communist ...
Time: 50s, 1940s, 1950s, 1930s, 40s ...
Place: new york, usa, california, washington d.c., malibu california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Love and Lies (1981)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Vam i ne snilos... A movie about two high school kids who meet in class and fall madly in love with each other. Unfortunately, His father and her mother had a history of their own between them which creates uneasiness in both of them. Also because ...
Style: touching, captivating, sincere, sentimental, psychological
Plot: school, destiny, truth, parents and children, injustice, family relations, fall in love, wisdom, lie, couples, classmates, classmate ...
Time: 80s
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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: psychological, contemplative, serious, realistic, touching ...
Plot: family relations, christmas, memory, brother sister incest, hopes, family life, family gatherings, siblings relations, parents and children, introspection, estrangement, life is a bitch ...
Time: 90s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Love in Winterland (2020)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Ally, a final contestant on a dating show, must face her high school sweetheart when she is chosen for the Hometown Date.
Style: touching, uplifting, feel good, sentimental, sweet
Plot: couples, youth, reunion, hopes, friendship, fall in love, love affair, love and romance, destiny, apology, break up, hugging ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, vermont
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Sentimental Romance (1976)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Near the close of the Russian Civil War, in 1923, a young man begins studying journalism at a worker newspaper and has a series of romantic adventures which cause him to mature swiftly. He rescues a beautiful girl from an abusive family situation, ...
Plot: street life, russian revolution, murder of husband, book burning, love, friend, journalist, death of father, teenage boy, innocence, newspaper, death ...
Time: 1920s
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.6
 264
Red Kiss (1985)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, West Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: 1952, Paris. Nadia, a Red Diaper baby, has a sister, Polish parents, and at 15 is an active Communist. When cops beat her during an anti-American demonstration, she's rescued by a "Match" photographer. As the friendship becomes a love ...
Style: serious, realistic, sexy, sexual, captivating
Plot: love and romance, youth, society, romance, state affairs, coming of age, politics, rebellion, love affair, family relations, photojournalist, friends ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: paris france, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 5.4
 60
Bamse (1968)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Sweden, Denmark
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Christer Berg dies in a car crash and is found with a teddy bear named "Bamse". His son, also named Christer finds out that Bamse belongs to his father's lover Barbro Persson. He tries to humiliate her, introducing her to his mother ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: horse and carriage, teenage boy, husband wife relationship, adultery, flashback, pregnancy, love triangle, death of father, death of lover, death, extramarital affair, memory ...
Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.9
 52K
The Majestic (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 152 min.
Story: Set in 1951, a blacklisted Hollywood writer gets into a car accident, loses his memory and settles down in a small town where he is mistaken for a long-lost son.
Style: feel good, sentimental, touching, serious, emotional ...
Plot: mistaken identity, hollywood, small town, amnesia, writer's life, memory loss, romance, parents and children, lovers reunited, getting home, starting over, americana ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 20th century, year 1951
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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 8.1
 231K
Before Sunset (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, France
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Nine years ago two strangers met by chance and spent a night in Vienna that ended before sunrise. They are about to meet for the first time since. Now they have one afternoon to find out if they belong together.
Style: sincere, sentimental, contemplative, semi serious, emotional ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love and romance, reunion, lovers reunited, introspection, lifestyle, romance, unfulfilled love, lovers, encounter, regret, writers, marriage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, france, budapest, new york, budapest hungary ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Deep Blue Sea (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Australia
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The wife of a British Judge is caught in a self-destructive love affair with a Royal Air Force pilot.
Style: emotional, realistic, psychological, serious, intense ...
Plot: infidelity, love affair, forbidden love, judge, romance, family problems, love and romance, crumbling marriage, hidden identity, destructive relationship, love, couple relations ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 20th century, 1930s, 1920s
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 7.6
 766
Hey Babu Riba (1985)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 112 min.
Story: In 1985, four middle-aged Yugoslav emigres return to Belgrade for the funeral of Mariana, their beautiful compatriot. They called her Esther, for Esther Williams, she was the coxswain for their four-man rowing team, and they each loved her. ...
Style: realistic, touching, gloomy, sentimental, contemplative ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: pregnancy, teenage life, society, reunion, youth, politics, coming of age, friendship, lifestyle, haunted by the past, young lovers, music band ...
Time: 50s
Place: former yugoslavia, yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 7.3
 17K
Big Night (1996)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Primo & Secondo, two immigrant brothers, pin their hopes on a banquet honoring Louis Prima to save their struggling restaurant.
Style: witty, sincere, sentimental, melancholic, clever ...
Plot: immigrants, food, self discovery, human nature, restaurant, brother brother relationship, cooking, loan, chef, jazz, banquet, italian restaurant ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 20th century
Place: new jersey, usa, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Stalin's Funeral (1990)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 109 min.
Story: 1953 year. Moscow says goodbye to the leader. In the funeral crowd, Eugene met with Elya. During the long hours spent in the funeral procession, they managed to learn a lot about each other ... But Elia absurdly dies. So Zhenya begins another, adult ...
Plot: funeral, cold war, tragedy, trampled to death, stalinism, kremlin, mass hysteria, uncertainty, cold war era
Time: 1950s, 50s
Place: soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.9
 2K
Fanny (1961)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Almost 19-year-old Marius feels himself in a rut in Marseille, his life planned for him by his cafe'-owning father, and he longs for the sea. The night before he is to leave on a 5-year voyage, Fanny, a girl he grew up with, reveals that she is ...
Style: touching, feel good, sentimental, serious, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: voyage, love, journey, couples, ocean or sea, young lovers, romance, love and romance, unfulfillment, relationship vs career, couple relations, love affair ...
Time: 1930s, 30s
Place: marseille, belgium, europe, france, marseille provence
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Seven and a Match (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Seven college friends re-unite in the house where they used to spend summers. Some things have changed, some have stayed the same.
Plot: reunion, friendship, high school friend, gay, friend, reunited friends, kiss, gay kiss, camera, twenty something, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, arson ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%