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The Roman Spring of Mrs. Stone (1961)
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The Roman Spring of Mrs. Stone (1961)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Critics and the public say Karen Stone is too old -- as she approaches 50 -- for her role in a play she is about to take to Broadway. Her businessman husband, 20 years her senior, has been the angel for the play and gives her a way out: They are off to a holiday in Rome for his health. He suffers a fatal heart attack on the plane. Mrs. Stone stays in Rome. She leases a magnificent apartment with a view of the seven hills from the terrace. Then the contessa comes calling to introduce a young man named Paola to her. The contessa knows many presentable young men and lonely American widows.
Style: sincere, touching, gloomy, serious, captivating, emotional, realistic
Plot: gigolo, older woman younger man relationship, vacation, widow, middle aged woman, destructive relationship, elderly, prostitute, romance, love and romance, stalking, couples, dishonesty, aging, unfulfilled love, starlet, unfulfillment, cons and scams, stalker, love affair, retired, matchmaking, stage actress, cocktail party, madam ...
Time: 60s
Place: rome italy, italy, usa, europe, tennessee

Most similar movies to The Roman Spring of Mrs. Stone

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and emotional films with plots about couples, love and romance, romance, unfulfillment, love affair, dishonesty and infidelity mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like The Roman Spring of Mrs. Stone: Goodbye Again (1961), Rome Adventure (1962), Kiss Me Again (2010), Love on a Pillow (1962), Falling for a Dancer (1998). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Roman Spring of Mrs. Stone (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Ireland
Duration: 114 min.
Story: An aging actress' husband dies of a heart attack en route to Rome, where they'd planned to holiday. There, she rents an apartment and, through the Contessa, she meets a young man, with whom she begins an affair.
Style: sentimental, touching, serious, realistic, atmospheric ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love triangle, older woman younger man relationship, unfulfilled love, infidelity, forbidden love, looking for love, prostitute, love and romance, dishonesty, romance, couple relations, midlife crisis ...
Place: italy, rome italy, europe, usa, tennessee ...
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100%
Goodbye Again (1961)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Stranded by her lover, a 40-ish interior decorator in Paris turns to a U.S. client's playboy son.
Style: realistic, serious, sentimental, touching, emotional ...
Audience: date night
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, womanizer, betrayal, infidelity, love and romance, romance, battle of the sexes, gender, crumbling marriage, unfulfillment, dishonesty, family relations ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Rome Adventure (1962)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A beautiful American schoolteacher vacationing in Rome is courted by two men. Released in 1962, starring Suzanne Pleshette, Troy Donahue, Rossano Brazzi and Angie Dickinson.
Style: touching, feel good, humorous, realistic, serious
Plot: fall in love, vacation, romance, starting over, love affair, looking for love, teaching the ways of the world, on the road, true love, couples, love and romance, school teacher ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: rome italy, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Kiss Me Again (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 139 min.
Story: A look at the lives of Carlo, Giulia, and their friends some 10 years after the events of L'Ultimo bacio.
Style: serious, realistic, emotional, captivating, touching ...
Audience: date night
Plot: infidelity, couple relations, love affair, true love, hopes, dishonesty, breakup, family life, human nature, parents separation, family problems, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, rome italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Love on a Pillow (1962)
Genre: Romance, Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A young girl rescues a man from a suicide attempt. He turns out to be a sociopath, who begins to take over her life, abusing her both verbally and emotionally, yet she can't seem to tear herself away from him.
Style: sentimental, realistic, serious, touching, emotional ...
Plot: mental illness, destructive relationship, romance, unfulfillment, small town, sexual relations, love triangle, hotel, unsupportive spouse, jazz, pain, performer's life ...
Time: 60s
Place: france, paris france, italy, tuscany
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Falling for a Dancer (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Romantic drama set in rural Ireland of the 1930s. The story begins when 19-year-old Elizabeth has a brief fling with an actor and falls pregnant. Community pressure forces her to marry a dull middle-aged man, but maybe there is hope on the horizon.
Style: gloomy, touching, sentimental, emotional, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: pregnancy, countryside, family relations, artists and showbiz, tragic love, unfulfilled love, love affair, haunted by the past, society, love and romance, romance, couples ...
Time: 1930s, 30s
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Up at the Villa (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Superficial people are revealed and drastically changed by circumstance or luck in this a tale of death, seduction, blackmail and theft among British and Americans in Florence in the turbulent days just before World War II.
Style: serious, stylized, atmospheric, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: blackmail, infidelity, widow, romance, seduction, refugee, vacation, destructive relationship, fall in love, couples, false accusation, dishonesty ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century, year 1938, pre world war two ...
Place: florence, italy, europe, paris france, rome italy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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The Mother (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A grandmother has a passionate affair with a man half her age, who is also sleeping with her daughter.
Style: touching, psychological, sincere, sexy, sexual ...
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, older woman younger man sex, love affair, infidelity, family problems, life is a bitch, dishonesty, golden years, death in the family, human nature, parents and children, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Movie in collections
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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: sentimental, gloomy, touching, emotional, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: tragic love, couples, family relations, siblings relations, unfulfilled love, terminal illness, couple relations, love and romance, romance, unfulfillment, life is a bitch, death ...
Time: 1900s, 19th century, 20th century
Place: sicily, italy, venice, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Eva (1962)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Best-selling author Tyvian Jones has a life of leisure in Venice, Italy, until he has a chance encounter with sultry Frenchwoman Eva Olivier. He falls for her instantly, despite already having wedding plans with Francesca Ferrara. Winning Eva's ...
Style: psychological, gloomy, atmospheric, serious, realistic ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), novelist, prostitute, artists and showbiz, dishonesty, dangerous attraction, obsession, infidelity, sexual relations, destructive relationship, couple relations, fall in love ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: venice, italy, europe, rome italy
⇓ 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: touching, erotic, atmospheric, serious, realistic ...
Plot: male nudity, love triangle, infidelity, romance, dishonesty, love and romance, unfulfilled love, love affair, lovers reunited, filmmaking, couples, fall in love ...
Place: europe, italy, paris france, mexico, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Lonely Passion of Judith Hearne (1987)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A penniless middle-aged spinster scrapes by giving piano lessons in the Dublin of the 1950s. She makes a sad last bid for love with a fellow resident of her rundown boarding house, who imagines she has the money to bankroll the business he hopes to ...
Style: psychological, touching, gloomy, sentimental, emotional ...
Plot: hotel, alcohol abuse, betrayal, dublin ireland, loneliness, boarding house, desperation, spinster, piano, singleness, cons and scams, love affair ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: ireland, europe, united states, texas, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Loss of a Teardrop Diamond (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Tells the story of Fisher Willow, the disliked 1920s Memphis débutante daughter of a plantation owner with a distaste for narrow-minded people and a penchant for shocking and insulting those around her. After returning from studies overseas, Fisher ...
Style: realistic, sincere, touching, serious, gloomy
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: true love, plantation, forbidden love, family relations, betrayal, dishonesty, couples, power relations, unlikely couple, rebellion, romance, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 1920s, 20s
Place: memphis, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Bay of Angels (1963)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Monaco
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A compulsive gambler falls in love with a bank clerk (Claude Mann) on holiday in Nice. At first, the two lovers simply use each other as good luck charms; but what happens to love when luck runs out?
Style: sexy, sexual, atmospheric, psychological, stylized ...
Plot: casino, bank, gambling, passion, gambler, roulette, addiction, lovers reunited, new wave, fall in love, destructive relationship, love and romance ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: south of france, southern france, france, europe, cote d'azur ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Someone I Loved (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy, Belgium
Duration: 113 min.
Story: One night, Pierre decides to reveal his painful secret to his daughter-in-law, who's just been abandoned by her husband. Pierre's secret is about his secret love to Mathilde, the woman he left to instead follow an easier path in life.
Style: serious, realistic, touching, captivating, melancholic ...
Plot: unfulfilled love, love affair, haunted by the past, romance, couples, breakup, father daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, love and romance, unfulfillment, road not taken ...
Time: 21st century, 90s, contemporary, 20th century, 2000s ...
Place: france, montreal, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Light in the Piazza (1962)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A young American woman traveling in Italy with her mother is slender, blonde, beautiful and there is something charmingly naive about her. Fabrizio Naccarelli seems to always know where the mother and daughter will sightsee next. Signor Naccarelli ...
Style: touching, sentimental, serious, realistic
Plot: disability, youth, romance, mentally challenged, love and romance, family problems, family relations, couples, fall in love, parents and children, bittersweet, couple relations ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: italy, florence, europe, rome italy, florence italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
A Village Affair (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Based on the bestselling novel by Joanna Trollope Recently returned to England from New York City, vivacious heiress Clodagh Unwin befriends a couple new to her village. The husband is entranced by the young aristocrat, but Clodagh has eyes for ...
Style: emotional, realistic, serious, sincere, touching ...
Plot: village life, romance, infidelity, adultery, family life, family relations, family problems, society, love and romance, dishonesty, love affair, couple relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
A Walk in the Spring Rain (1970)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A sophisticated, middle-aged grandmother, wed to a New York law professor, falls in love with a down-to-earth Tennessee farmer. Director Guy Green's bittersweet romance, released in 1970, stars Ingrid Bergman, Anthony Quinn, Fritz Weaver, ...
Style: realistic, serious, touching
Audience: girls' night
Plot: family relations, dysfunctional family, countryside, infidelity, professor, love, elderly lovers, dishonesty, life is a bitch, unfulfillment, romance, mountain ...
Time: 60s
Place: tennessee, virginia, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Movie in collections
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 547
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: sexual, touching, gloomy, serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: obsession, family relations, impossible love, couple relations, midlife crisis, looking for love, destructive relationship, love affair, romance, dishonesty, love and romance, unfulfillment ...
Time: 90s
Place: paris france, france, europe, prague
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Sweet Bird of Youth (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The melodrama of a failing, aging movie star who takes up with an ambitious masseur who takes her home only to show off in front of his former girl friend and her powerful father.
Style: stylized, gloomy, psychological, emotional, atmospheric ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: ambition, aging, actor's life, manipulations, couple relations, manipulation, couples, dishonesty, lifestyle, unlikely couple, romance, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Summer and Smoke (1961)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: In a small Mississippi town in 1916, an eccentric spinster battles her romantic yearnings for the randy boy next door. A 1961 film, adapted from a Tennessee Williams play, starring Geraldine Page, Laurence Harvey, John McIntire, Una Merkel and Rita ...
Style: emotional, gloomy, serious, realistic, neurotic
Plot: small town, love triangle, repression, family relations, spinster, unfulfilled love, romance, love and romance, unfulfillment, adult virgin, longing, small town life ...
Time: 1910s
Place: mississippi, usa, mississippi river
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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April Snow (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A man and a woman meet in the hospital after their respective partners are involved in a car accident and learn that they've been having an affair.
Style: touching, emotional, serious, realistic, gloomy ...
Plot: unlikely couple, infidelity, love affair, human nature, solace, couples, romance, dishonesty, adultery, car accident, hospital, coma ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Only Game in Town (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Fran walks into a piano bar for pizza. She comes back home with Joe, the piano player. Joe plans on winning $5,000 and leave Las Vegas. Fran waits for something else. Meanwhile, he moves in with her.
Style: touching, gloomy, sentimental, humorous, semi serious ...
Plot: chorus girl, gambling, couples, dishonesty, artists and showbiz, unfulfillment, love and romance, romance, ambition, bittersweet, hotel, addiction ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: las vegas, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Movie in collections
This Property Is Condemned (1966)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A railroad official, Owen Legate comes to Dodson, Mississippi to shut down much of the town's railway (town's main income). Owen unexpectedly finds love with Dodson's flirt and main attraction, Alva Starr. Alva and Owen then try to ...
Style: realistic, serious, touching, sentimental, emotional
Plot: betrayal, small town, dysfunctional family, family relations, revenge, couples, social relations, family problems, parents and children, social differences, forbidden love, love affair ...
Time: 1920s, 20s, 30s, 1930s
Place: mississippi, tennessee, australia, usa, mississippi river ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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 ⇓
22%
 6.7
 425
Nuts for Love (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Argentina, Spain
Duration: 103 min.
Story: En 1975, unos meses antes del comienzo de la dictadura militar argentina, Alicia y Marcelo se conocen en un concierto de Sui Géneris. El amor surge inmediatamente entre ellos, pero el retorno del novio de Alicia provoca la separación. En 1982, en ...
Style: touching, emotional, sincere, serious, realistic ...
Plot: social differences, lovers reunited, reunion, love affair, love and romance, politics, state affairs, romance, couples, unfulfilled love, destiny, political unrest ...
Place: argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
A Place for Lovers (1968)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Globe-trotting clothes-horse Faye Dunaway, who's harboring a secret, embarks on a 10-day fling with Marcello Mastroianni in Italy. This 1968 film was directed by Vittorio De Sica.
Style: sexual, emotional, sentimental, serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: airport, terminal illness, young lovers, womanizer, unfulfillment, love and romance, romance, unlikely couple, ego clash, losing-it hero, lifestyle, life is a bitch ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: italy, venice, alps
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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Green Chair (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When an ordinary housewife is convicted for seducing a minor, reckless love leads to obsession and creeping doubt. Mun-hee (Seo Jung), a married woman in her thirties, has been arrested and convicted for having sex with an underage, Hyun. After ...
Style: erotic, sexy, serious, realistic, sexual
Plot: forbidden love, older woman younger man relationship, coming of age, destructive relationship, true love, love affair, couples, romance, dishonesty, couple relations, sexual relations, journalism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Dreaming of Joseph Lees (1999)
Genre: Romance, Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Set in rural England in the 1950s Eva (Samantha Morton) fantasises about her handsome, worldly cousin Joseph Lees (Rupert Graves), with whom she fell in love as a girl. However, stuck in a closed community she becomes the object of someone ...
Style: emotional, realistic, serious, atmospheric, touching ...
Plot: lust, love triangle, obsession, romance, bittersweet, love and romance, couples, family relations, wedding, unfulfillment, unfulfilled love, love affair ...
Time: 20th century, 50s
Place: england, europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
The Waiting Room (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Two complete strangers, ANNA and STEPHEN, are brought together by chance by an elderly man who waits for his wife on a station platform. Their fateful meeting acts as a catalyst for them to examine and challenge what's going on in their ...
Style: touching, emotional, atmospheric, captivating, sexy ...
Plot: romance, love affair, couples, breakup, single parent, friendship, train, family relations, family problems, stranger, chance meeting, fall in love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%