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The Singer (2006)
 6.4
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The Singer (2006)
Original name: Quand j'étais chanteur
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Alain Moreau sings for one of the few remaining dance-bands in Clermont-Ferrand. Though something of an idol amongst his female audience he has a melancholic awareness of the slow disappearance of that audience and of his advancing years. He is completely knocked off balance when he meets strikingly attractive and much younger businesswoman Marion. She seems distant and apparently otherwise involved but soon shows quiet signs of reciprocating his interest.
Style: humorous, touching, semi serious, realistic
Plot: orchestra, older man younger woman relationship, love and romance, fall in love, love affair, couples, change of heart, romance, performer's life, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, unlikely couple, single mother, singer, musician's life, aging, small town, volcano, romantic relationship, real estate, real estate agent, karaoke, implied sex, dance hall, ballad ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: france, europe

Most similar movies to The Singer

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and touching films with plots about love and romance, romance, couples, fall in love, love affair, artists and showbiz and couple relations mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like The Singer: Beauty and the Bastard (2005), Delicacy (2011), Gaby Baby Doll (2014), Feelings (2003), Orchestra Seats (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Beauty and the Bastard (2005)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Finland
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Modern finnish movie about two very different young adults that after a chance meeting end up making music together and fall in love. While Nellis parents have the perfect career and man planned, she dreams of becoming a singer. Through a chance ...
Style: semi serious, captivating, melancholic, entertaining, realistic ...
Plot: opposites attract, hip hop, hip hop culture, music, love affair, lifestyle, love and romance, self discovery, forbidden love, coming of age, friendship, rap ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: finland, europe
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100%
 6.6
 13K
Delicacy (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A French woman mourning over the death of her husband three years prior is courted by a Swedish co-worker.
Style: touching, feel good, sentimental, humorous, romantic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: unlikely couple, office romance, love affair, workplace romance, love and romance, fall in love, love triangle, love, romance, cafe, swedish, workplace ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.0
 132
Gaby Baby Doll (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Gaby cannot stay alone ; she's afraid of the dark ,of everything .When her boyfriend leaves her (he wants to have sex with her and she gets on his nerves,because she only needs a protector),she's completely on her own .She's afraid of ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: fall in love, couples, romance, couple relations, lone wolves, countryside, isolation, love and romance, confined, female director
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 6.3
 953
Feelings (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Two seemingly happily married French couples are forced to contend with a number of issues.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, sexy
Plot: love affair, infidelity, love triangle, fall in love, starting over, life turned upside down, crumbling marriage, couples, family problems, family life, romance, adultery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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Orchestra Seats (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A young woman arrives in Paris where she finds a job as a waitress in bar next on Avenue Montaigne that caters to the surrounding theaters and the wealthy inhabitants of the area. She will meet a pianist, a famous actress and a great art collector, ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, sentimental, feel good, touching ...
Plot: pianist, friendship, waitress, reconciliation, lifestyle, fall in love, couples, artists and showbiz, romance, collector, couple relations, terminal illness ...
Time: contemporary
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Somewhere Only We Know (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: China
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Jin Ying is currently experiencing two of life’s most depressing moments: She is jilted by her fiancé, and her loving grandmother passes away. Heartbroken, she decides to visit the European city of Prague, and hopes to use the time to heal her ...
Style: humorous, touching, realistic, semi serious, uplifting ...
Plot: womanizer, parents and children, family relations, love affair, fall in love, drugs/alcohol, romance, love and romance, fiance fiancee relationship, grandparent grandchild relationship, grandfather grandson relationship, female director
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, prague, czech republic, prague czech republic
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 6.5
 2K
Not My Type (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Clement, a young philosophy teacher, is sent to Arras for a year. He meets Jennifer, a pretty hair stylist, and the two freely share their hearts and bodies as they try to overcome the cultural and social divide between them.
Style: touching, sentimental, feel good, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: social differences, fall in love, romance, society, young lovers, couples, beauty salon, opposites attract, provincial life, love and romance, couple relations, giant ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Changing Times (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In Tangiers where he traveled for his work, a man finds the woman he loved, and attempts to revive their romance though it ended some 30 years earlier.
Style: emotional, psychological, touching, serious, realistic ...
Plot: twins, first love, marriage, romance, lovers reunited, dysfunctional family, fall in love, forbidden love, parents and children, couples, family problems, love affair ...
Time: contemporary
Place: morocco, africa, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Nodame Cantabile: The Movie I (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: Japan
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Following the success of the popular Japanese romantic comedy drama, NODAME CANTABILE: THE MOVIE hits the big screen! Hiroshi Tamaki and Juri Ueno reprise in their roles and continue their love for music and their pursuit for their ambitions. Chiaki ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, feel good
Plot: classical music, musician's life, ambition, lifestyle, rivalry, youth, couple relations, romance, friendship, orchestra, performer's life, power relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Old Fashioned (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A romantic-drama, OLD FASHIONED centers on Clay Walsh, a former frat boy who gives up his carousing and now runs an antique shop in a small Midwestern college town. There, he has become notorious for his lofty and outdated theories on love and ...
Style: touching, realistic, humorous, uplifting, sentimental ...
Audience: date night
Plot: buddies, opposites attract, couple relations, friendship, fall in love, couples, introspection, romance, hopes, friends, small town, unlikely couple ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
The Last Word (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An odd-but-gifted poet, Evan Merck (Wes Bentley, 'American Beauty') makes his living writing suicide notes for the soon-to-be departed. So when he meets Charlotte (Winona Ryder, 'Girl, Interrupted'), the free-spirited sister of ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, melancholic, touching
Plot: romance, writer's life, love and romance, fall in love, dysfunctional family, family problems, artists and showbiz, opposites attract, unlikely couple, mentally unstable, terminal illness, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 5.4
 246
Another Life (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The South of France. Internationally famous pianist Aurore collapses one night during a performance, over-exhausted from too many concerts. Tired of music, she believes she no longer has anything to offer her public. Then she meets Jean, an ...
Style: emotional, captivating, humorous, light, touching ...
Plot: romance, love affair, fall in love, couples, life turned upside down, musician's life, love triangle, love, infidelity, broken heart, concert, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, south of france
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 7.2
 2K
Midnight Sun (2006)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Kaoru was suffering from xeroderma pigmentosum (XP), an illness, which also might be described as the allergy to the sun, and was not allowed to be exposed to sunlight. The only motivation in her life was singing, which also was the only connection ...
Style: psychological, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: fall in love, friendship, romance, couple relations, teenage life, love affair, surfing, love and romance, obsessive quest, friendship between girls, teenage protagonist, teenage love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Perfect Date (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Michel dreams of a perfect meeting with the woman of his dreams, entirely due to chance, as his parents and grandparents experienced. Vincent, Michel's contrast, is completely different. He is more the man of the direct approach and he follows ...
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: couples, romance, looking for love, love and romance, love affair, fall in love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, friendship, friendship between men, buddies, friends, looking for sex ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france, normandy
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.5
 789
Mademoiselle (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Claire is a young woman who leads a somewhat formatted life. Pierre is an improviser, but not an actor. Brief encounter, brief romance, doomed or not, who can say? When things like that happen, you act on the spur of the moment.
Style: touching, sexy, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: wedding, love and romance, romance, lovers reunited, love affair, opposites attract, unfulfillment, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, couples, disorder, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Tbilisi, I Love You (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Georgia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Following "Paris, Je t'aime" "New York,I Love You" and "Rio, Eu Te Amo" “Tbilisi, I Love You” has become the next film in the “Cities of Love” franchise.
Style: touching, captivating, sexy, atmospheric, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: culture clash, love affair, friendship, romance, couples, couple relations, fall in love, city life, sexual relations, sexual content, love and romance
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: tbilisi, georgia (former ussr)
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 6.4
 976
Just a Sigh (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Belgium, Ireland
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In the short break between performances in Calais, stage actress Alix makes a quick escape to Paris. On the train she meets a mysterious English stranger and, for the most fleeting of afternoons, imagines what the future could hold down a different ...
Style: sentimental, sincere, disturbing, captivating, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: actor's life, life turned upside down, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, mysterious character, romance, destiny, true love, escapades, hopes, fall in love, love affair ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Para Para Sakura (2001)
Genre: Musical, Comedy, Romance, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Story: Phillip (Aaron Kwok) is a dance instructor who holds a class devoted to the latest dance craze, Para Para. While in Shanghai, he meets Yee (Cecilia Cheung), a spoiled rich girl who is running away from her impending arranged marriage. Soon, Yee ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, touching, sincere, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: true love, romance, couples, fall in love, love affair, dancer's life, artists and showbiz, love and romance, bittersweet, wedding, dance, love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Once Upon an Angel (2002)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A grief-stricken man who just lost his mother has a one night stand with a maid. What he doesn't know is that she's a virgin. He returns to his sad world of perfume business while she, unable to forget her first lover, follows him.
Style: humorous, realistic, serious, touching, light
Plot: family relations, romance, love and romance, sexual relations, couples, power relations, husband wife relationship, father daughter relationship, marriage, love, singer, singing ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
A Housekeeper (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After his wife leaves him for another man, Jacques hires a housekeeper, Laura, to keep his Paris apartment in order. As he starts increasing her hours and spending more time with her on her days off, Jacques is torn between the pleasure of ...
Style: sentimental, semi serious, touching, harsh, talky ...
Plot: midlife crisis, romance, human nature, love affair, infidelity, crumbling marriage, self discovery, starting over, couple relations, fall in love, father daughter relationship, police investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: france, paris france, europe, brittany, tokyo ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Role of Her Life (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Freelance writer in a fashion journal, Claire meets Elisabeth Becker, a movie star. Everything separates them, their characters, their relationships with men, and of course money. Claire is hired as Elisabeth's personal assistant.
Style: touching, sentimental, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: lifestyle, actor's life, love triangle, society, couples, social differences, celebrity culture, love and romance, looking for love, showbiz, romance, bittersweet ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 7.7
 40K
Rockstar (2011)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 159 min.
Story: An uninhibited youth woos the hottest about-to-be-married college girl. He rises to become a rock-star - then self-destructs.
Style: realistic, sentimental, emotional, touching, serious
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: bollywood, adultery, rock music, terminal illness, artists and showbiz, romance, musician's life, star, love and romance, fall in love, lovers, rebellious youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, prague
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.6
 456
Strangers (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Israel, France
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Six days in the lives of an Israeli living in a kibbutz and a Palestinian living in Paris, which starts with an accidental meeting in the Berlin Subway during the World cup finals, will change them completely.
Style: touching, sincere, serious, realistic, contemplative
Plot: unlikely couple, impossible love, fall in love, wartime life, friendship, couples, life is a bitch, romance, hopes, love and romance, unfulfilled love, bittersweet ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, europe, france, germany, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Brooklyn Babylon (2001)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA, France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A charismatic rapper falls in love with a young Jewish girl despite the confines of her religious background.
Style: sentimental, touching, sincere, serious, realistic ...
Plot: interracial relations, friendship, culture clash, tragic love, social decay, social differences, unlikely couple, opposites attract, musician's life, racism, love affair, fall in love ...
Place: new york, usa, brooklyn new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Let's Be Friends (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Claude Mendelbaum est un informaticien trentenaire, célibataire, timide, hypocondriaque et transparent. Depuis Vicky, sa dernière histoire d'amour, il a du mal à remonter la pente. Son travail dans une grande tour de la Défense, peu propice ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, touching, semi serious, realistic
Plot: friendship, looking for love, odd couple, obsessive quest, self discovery, power relations, teaching the ways of the world, buddies, love and romance, support group, singleness, womanizer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.9
 880
Caprice (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An average guy meets an actress who is more beautiful than he could ever imagine. But then a pesky girl materializes to make his life a living hell. His perfect girlfriend now thinks that he is involved with this Caprice.
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, light, sincere ...
Plot: love and romance, love triangle, fall in love, artists and showbiz, couples, friends, actor's life, unlikely couple, romance, couple relations, paint, classroom ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Dog Trick (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Sweden
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A shy but very romantic young man tries to meet a girl by walking a borrowed dog. The trick works unbelievably well. They fall in love.
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, realistic
Plot: fall in love, looking for love, wooing, couples, romance, love and romance, student, jogging, best friend, dog walker, taxi driver, airport ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, europe, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.7
 2K
The Student (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Romantic comedy about an ambitious teaching student, busy preparing for her final exams, whose studies are interrupted by a passionate affair with a jazz musician. Twenty-one-year-old Valentine (Sophie Marceau) works part time as a teacher while ...
Style: realistic, humorous, romantic, light, sentimental ...
Plot: student life, musician, student, couples, love affair, love, romance, love and romance, fall in love, relationship vs career, lifestyle, musician's life ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Strictly Sinatra (2001)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In Glasgow, Toni Cocozza, age 28, aspires to be a lounge singer; his repertoire is strictly Sinatra, backed by Bill, an aging piano player and his only friend. Toni dreams big and enters a local television talent show. About that time, a local Mob ...
Style: realistic, enigmatic, captivating, suspense, tense ...
Plot: gangsters, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, ambition, desire for fame, crimes, love and romance, music, relationship vs career, jazz, singer, gangster ...
Time: contemporary
Place: scotland, europe, new york, glasgow scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.3
 674
In Harmony (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: After a serious accident on a film shoot, Marc, an equestrian, loses all hope to mount back on. His insurance company instructs Florence to handle his case. This film is the story of their meeting.
Style: emotional, touching, realistic, psychological, sincere ...
Plot: love affair, fall in love, handicapped, insurance agent, insurance company, love, lawyer, courage, stuntman, love and romance, romance, infidelity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%