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Blood and Sand (1989)
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Blood and Sand (1989)
Original name: Sangre y arena
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Remake of the tale of an acclaimed matador who finds himself involved with a beautiful woman, jeopardizing both his marriage and career.
Style: sexual, sentimental, atmospheric, sexy, serious, realistic
Plot: adultery, bullfighting, vampire, apocalypse, sexual relations, romance, love triangle, womanizer, tragic love, love and romance, ambition, infidelity, love affair, rise and fall, femme fatale, couples, dishonesty, rise to the top, curses spells and rituals, downfall, unfulfillment, destructive relationship, female nudity, cocaine, nudity (full frontal - brief)
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: spain

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, sexy and sexual films with plots about love and romance, couples, love affair, romance, infidelity, dishonesty and love triangle mostly in Drama, Romance and Crime genres. Some movies like Blood and Sand: Carmen (2003), Intersection (1994), A Perfect Stranger (1994), Those Who Love (1998), The Car Man (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Carmen (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain, UK, Italy
Duration: 119 min.
Story: In director Vicente Aranda's adaptation of the classic opera, a French writer documents the seductive power of the beautiful Gypsy Carmen, who turns her charms on a young soldier, awakening his passions but ultimately leading to tragedy. Jose ...
Style: captivating, sexy, emotional, erotic, serious ...
Plot: tragic love, femme fatale, couples, obsession, love affair, love triangle, lifestyle, romance, betrayal, soldier, crimes, deadly ...
Place: spain, europe
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100%
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Intersection (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: During a car accident, Vincent Eastman watches his whole life flash before his eyes, and he doesn't like what he sees. While maintaining the semblance of a marriage with his wife, Sally, Vincent has been carrying on with a mistress, Olivia. ...
Style: sexy, sexual, stylized, serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: infidelity, love triangle, car accident, road accident, destiny, romance, introspection, destructive relationship, self discovery, couples, family problems, unfulfillment ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, canada, vancouver, san francisco
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69%
A Perfect Stranger (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A television movie based on "A Perfect Stranger," Danielle Steel's novel about an attorney who falls in love with the young wife of a wealthy man who is dying.
Style: sexy, serious, realistic, sexual
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love triangle, love affair, infidelity, romance, unfulfillment, crumbling marriage, love and romance, aging, dishonesty, fall in love, opposites attract, couples ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Those Who Love (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A secret and deep passion marks the life of a young doctor, and threatens the existence of those around him.
Style: sexual, touching, emotional, sexy, realistic ...
Plot: tragic love, love triangle, family relations, village, love affair, school, village life, fall in love, infidelity, redemption, destructive relationship, family problems ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century, 1800s
Place: galicia
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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 8.1
 144
The Car Man (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A mysterious stranger arrives in a small town community, leading the locals into greed, sex and murder.
Style: serious, realistic, sexy, captivating
Plot: murder, small town, love triangle, dangerous attraction, tragic love, romance, frame up, infidelity, sexual relations, couples, dishonesty, stalking ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
The Last Mistress (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Secrets, rumors and betrayals surround the upcoming marriage between a young dissolute man and virtuous woman of the French aristocracy.
Style: stylized, serious, realistic, erotic, sexy ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, opposites attract, infidelity, femme fatale, forbidden love, manipulation, manipulations, tragic love, destructive relationship, looking for love, love affair, dishonesty ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s, 1830s
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Once Is Not Enough (1975)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: An over-the-hill movie producer marries a wealthy, spiteful woman and closeted lesbian just to please his spoiled daughter who then, in an attempt to spite him, seduces both a wealthy playboy and a local screenwriter.
Style: sexual, gloomy, touching, sexy, serious ...
Plot: love affair, romance, battle of the sexes, dishonesty, love and romance, gays and lesbians, nudity (full frontal - brief), love triangle, sexual relations, couples, family relations, singleness ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Sound of the Sea (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Son de Mar (English: "Sound of the Sea") is a 2001 Spanish drama / erotic film directed by Juan José Bigas Luna based on the novel of the same title by Manuel Vicent. It revolves around Ulises (Jordi Mollà), who comes to a fishing ...
Style: atmospheric, psychological, realistic, serious, sexy ...
Plot: love triangle, lovers reunited, fall in love, dishonesty, love affair, love and romance, betrayal, friendship, missing person, couple relations, rich and poor, small town ...
Time: contemporary
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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 409
Tempted (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The strain of juggling her responsibilities as wife, mother, and successful paralegal have worn Emma Burke (Virginia Madsen) out. Thus it is that Emma welcomes the opportunity to briefly take leave of her Boston home and head for sunny Hawaii. It is ...
Style: realistic, touching, emotional, serious, sexual ...
Plot: adultery, fall in love, family relations, love affair, love triangle, dishonesty, romance, couples, parents and children, last wish, infidelity, funeral ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: hawaii, usa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
10:30 P.M. Summer (1966)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A female traveling companion seduces a married man and his alcoholic wife.
Style: serious, realistic, atmospheric
Plot: hotel, ladykiller, unfulfillment, on the road, tragic love, infidelity, sexual relations, destructive relationship, love and romance, crimes, dishonesty, deadly ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: europe, spain, madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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 539
A Man in Love (1987)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 125 min.
Story: An American film-star and an unknown British actress meet on set in Rome. She is angry when he refuses to speak to her journalist father, but later they have a passionate relationship.
Style: clever, sexual, serious, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: filmmaking, infidelity, nudity (full frontal - brief), adultery, romance, love and romance, artists and showbiz, journalism, dishonesty, gays and lesbians, couples, sexual content ...
Time: 80s
Place: france, rome italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.4
 2K
Second Skin (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Diego is a doctor who has fallen in love with a married man with a son. Against the advice of his boss and best friend, he continues his affair with Alberto. The consequences of this affair profoundly alter not only the two men's lives, but ...
Style: realistic, serious, sentimental, psychological, gloomy ...
Plot: love triangle, infidelity, gay relationship, family problems, romance, crumbling marriage, couples, love affair, gay love, homosexual, coming out, doctor ...
Time: 90s
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
For a Handful of Kisses (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain, Venezuela
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A girl. A boy. A love story. But also about dreams, fears, life, true love, friendship and how we deal with it. And a secret between them...
Style: serious, sentimental, emotional, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love and romance, true love, love affair, romance, young lovers, looking for love, hopes, dishonesty, fall in love, hiv positive, tragic love, sexual content
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 4.5
 155
Above & Beyond (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Cop drama meets romance: This intense thriller is about a police officer who shoots his best friend (who also wears a badge) while on the job. His buddy is permanently paralyzed, and the incident raises eyebrows around the precinct. Was it an ...
Style: realistic, serious, emotional, sentimental
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love triangle, love affair, forbidden love, couples, romance, disability, infidelity, best friends, dishonesty, adultery, police officer, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Until September (1984)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: American tour guide Mo Alexander misses her tour group, and then her flight out of Paris. Stuck in the city of romance, Mo runs into the very suave -- and very married -- Xavier, who attempts to seduce Mo while his family is out of town. His charms ...
Style: sexy, realistic, serious, sexual, sentimental
Plot: romance, lovers reunited, fall in love, love triangle, love affair, extramarital affair, battles, nudity (full frontal - brief), bittersweet, airplane, couples, crumbling marriage ...
Time: 80s
Place: paris france, europe, france, missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Lost Paradise (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 119 min.
Story: The tragic tale of two lovers whose passion burns so intensely it destroys them.
Style: emotional, touching, sentimental, sexual, realistic ...
Plot: midlife crisis, love and romance, romance, unfulfillment, dishonesty, couples, bittersweet, tragic love, infidelity, unfulfilled love, love affair, extramarital affair ...
Time: 90s
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Bolero (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Follows the tale of a young woman’s sexual awakening and subsequent journey around the world in pursuit of her ideal lover. Encounters include an Arabian sheik and a Spanish bullfighter. Her friend and butler accompany her and help to arrange her ...
Style: sexual, sexy, serious, realistic, cult film ...
Plot: bullfighter, couples, friends, love and romance, danger, womanizer, romance, unfulfillment, catastrophe, destructive relationship, looking for sex, school ...
Time: 1920s, 20s
Place: spain, europe, morocco
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Yvonne's Perfume (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: It is the summer of 1958 in wealthy Lake Geneva, where an enigmatic young Frenchman begins an affair with a beautiful starlet under the watchful eye of her flamboyant elderly mentor. But in a season full of secrets, is truth the most elusive passion ...
Style: realistic, serious, atmospheric, sentimental, emotional ...
Plot: couple relations, love triangle, love affair, hotel, couples, sexual content, romance, gays and lesbians, love and romance, lifestyle, nudity (full frontal - brief), algerian war ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s
Place: switzerland, europe, algeria
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Zhou Yu's Train (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Zhou Yu, a ceramic artisan in China's rural Northwest, has a deep rapport with Chen Qing, a shy sensitive poet. Taking a long train ride every weekend just to make mad passionate love with him, her longing seems insatiable. Until one day, she ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, sentimental, touching, contemplative ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love triangle, love affair, dishonesty, romance, longing, couples, infidelity, couple relations, fall in love, train travel, train ride, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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G (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A young Hip Hop star named Summer G falls for a middle to upper class sister while in college. After she rejects him for a fellow social climber, Summer G spends ten years building a Hip Hop empire, then moves to the Hamptons where he finds the ...
Style: modern day adaptation, serious, realistic, captivating, sentimental ...
Plot: hip hop, lifestyle, love triangle, unfulfilled love, lovers reunited, social differences, haunted by the past, tragic love, infidelity, love affair, showbiz, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, long island
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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: serious, realistic, talky, sentimental, psychological ...
Plot: love affair, couples, lifestyle, romance, one night stand, love and romance, city life, nudity (full frontal - brief), sexual content, sexual relations, singleness, couple relations ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
I Love You Too (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 99 min.
Story: While camping in France, Eric and Eddy fall in with two women. Eric talks to Silke, a Ugandan studying medicine in Holland. She tells him about her life and asks about the book he's writing: it's the story of his love affair with Reza. He ...
Style: serious, psychological, realistic, erotic, exciting ...
Plot: losing-it hero, romance, lifestyle, couples, dangerous attraction, haunted by the past, sexual relations, couple relations, infidelity, destructive relationship, family problems, love affair ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Torrents of Spring (1989)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France, Italy
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In 1840, a young Russian aristocrat, Dimitri Sanin, is returning home after a long tour of Europe. In Germany, he falls in love with a beautiful pastry shop girl, Gemma Rosselli, who soon starts sharing his feelings. They decide to get married and, ...
Style: sexual, gloomy, clever, emotional, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love triangle, betrayal, estate, lovers reunited, love affair, true love, infidelity, store, wedding, tragic love, social differences, forbidden love ...
Time: 19th century
Place: germany, russia, europe, venice
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Dreaming of Joseph Lees (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance
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 ⇓
56%
The Banned Woman (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: This movie is foremost distinguished by the use of a subjective camera, and nearly 100 % of the time consists of close-up of the young girl's face. She is capable of changing her facial mimic so much that she never looks artificial or ...
Style: sexual, humorous, serious, realistic, contemplative ...
Plot: infidelity, romance, dishonesty, love and romance, couples, restaurant, sexual relations, hotel, love affair, legs, virgin, divorce ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Golden Bowl (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, France, UK
Duration: 130 min.
Story: An intricately plotted tale of thwarted love and betrayal, "The Golden Bowl" tells the story of an extravagantly rich American widower and his sheltered daughter, both of whom marry only to discover that their respective mates, a beautiful ...
Style: serious, stylized, suspense, realistic, clever ...
Plot: love triangle, infidelity, love affair, family problems, couples, dishonesty, romance, society, fall in love, parents and children, crumbling marriage, adultery ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century, edwardian era, 19th century
Place: italy, england, europe, london, venice ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.8
 4K
Blind (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A novelist is blinded in a car crash that killed his wife and several years later rediscovers his passion for life and writing when he embarks on an affair with the neglected wife of an indicted businessman.
Style: touching, captivating, serious, realistic, sentimental ...
Plot: love affair, love and romance, couples, disability, writer's life, infidelity, dishonesty, blind man, blindness, novelist, moral dilemma, new love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, brooklyn new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Anna Karenina (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Russia
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Anna (Marceau) is a wife and mother who has an affair with the handsome Count Vronsky (Bean). Based on the novel by Tolstoy.
Style: sexy, psychological, emotional, atmospheric, captivating ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: infidelity, family relations, love triangle, tragic love, cheating wife, age difference, romance, betrayal, dishonesty, crumbling marriage, unfulfillment, soldier ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: russia, st. petersburg russia, saint petersburg, moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The French Lieutenant's Woman (1981)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 124 min.
Story: In this story-within-a-story, Anna is an actress starring opposite Mike in a period piece about the forbidden love between their respective characters, Sarah and Charles. Both actors are involved in serious relationships, but the passionate nature ...
Style: stylized, atmospheric, emotional, scenic, clever ...
Plot: adultery, lieutenant, romance, love, love affair, tragedy, destructive relationship, infidelity, social differences, society, love triangle, film within a film ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, victorian, 20th century, 80s ...
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Wild Orchid (1989)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A woman lawyer becomes mesmerized by a self-made millionaire during an encounter in Rio setting off a series of erotic encounters.
Style: erotic, sexy, sexual, atmospheric, melancholic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: erotica, sexual relations, dangerous attraction, love affair, sex scene, manipulations, love and romance, sexual pleasure, destructive relationship, love triangle, forbidden love, seduction ...
Time: 80s
Place: rio de janeiro, brazil, latin america, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%