Movies like Untold Scandal

If you like "Untold Scandal" you are looking for sexual, psychological and captivating movies about / with cousin cousin relationship, loss of virginity, seduction, betrayal, love and romance, love triangle and romance themes of Drama genre shot in South Korea.
Find your next favorite and similar movies in two steps: 1. Identify all themes of interest from this film (block below). 2. Look for them in the presented list.
Untold Scandal (2003)
 6.9
 2K
Untold Scandal (2003)
Original name: 스캔들: 조선남녀상열지사
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Based on the novel 'Les Liaisons Dangereuses,' this film is set in aristocratic 18th-century Korea at the end of the Chosun Dynasty. The irresistible temptress Lady Cho asks her cad of a younger cousin, Jo-won, to deflower the innocent young Soh-ok, who is to become her husband's concubine. But, his attentions soon shift to the graceful and aloof Lady Sook, who lives according to her convictions as a Catholic. Jo-won becomes obsessed with seducing this chaste woman who has remained celibate for nine years since her husband's death. However, conquering the most virtuous woman in the land proves to be more difficult than Chosun's notorious playboy expects.
Style: sexual, psychological, captivating, sexy, serious, stylized, realistic
Plot: cousin cousin relationship, loss of virginity, seduction, betrayal, love and romance, love triangle, romance, couples, love affair, rivalry, society, mind game, dishonesty, couple relations, murder, defloration, blackmail, catholicism, sexual promiscuity, tragic event, religious persecution, eroticism, virgin, virginity, sexual relations ...
Time: 18th century
Place: korea, asia

Movie in categories

Most similar movies to Untold Scandal

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, sexual and sexy films with plots about couples, love and romance, dishonesty, female nudity, love triangle, sexual relations and love affair mostly in Drama, Romance and History genres. Some movies like Untold Scandal: A Frozen Flower (2008), Valmont (1989), Dangerous Liaisons (2003), Dangerous Liaisons (1988), The Servant (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
A Frozen Flower (2008)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 133 min.
Story: A historical drama set in the Koryo dynasty and focused on the relationship between a king and his bodyguard. Under the dominance of Yuan Dynasty China, the king of Goryeo Dynasty Korea is pressured to produce a successor to the throne. Unable to ...
Style: sexual, touching, captivating, realistic, atmospheric ...
Plot: gays and lesbians, love triangle, adultery, gay love, love and romance, royal family, unrequited love, gay, love affair, intrigue, gay relationship, sword fight ...
Time: middle ages, 13th century, 14th century
Place: korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.0
 14K
Valmont (1989)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, UK
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Set in Baroque France, a scheming widow and her lover make a bet regarding the corruption of a recently married woman. The lover, Valmont, bets that he can seduce her, even though she is an honorable woman. If he wins, he can have his lover to do as ...
Style: stylized, realistic, clever, disturbing, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: betrayal, virginity, infidelity, manipulation, seduction, hypocrisy, romance, mind game, couple relations, love triangle, tragedy, wager ...
Time: 18th century, 80s, 20th century, georgian era, 70s
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Dangerous Liaisons (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France, Canada
Duration: 252 min.
TV show
Story: Updated adaptation of Choderlos de Laclos' classic 18th Century tale of seduction, betrayal and revenge set in the modern 1960s world of Parisian high society. The beautiful Madame de Merteuil seeks vengeance against her ex-lover Gercourt when ...
Style: sexy, atmospheric, stylized, captivating, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: betrayal, lifestyle, love and romance, mind game, love triangle, infidelity, cynicism, womanizer, seduction, liar, intrigue, couples ...
Time: 60s, 18th century
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Dangerous Liaisons (1988)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Dangerous Liaisons is the film based on the novel of the same name by Choderlos de Laclos set in 18th century France. Marquise de Merteuil’s asks her ex-lover Vicomte de Valmont to seduce the future wife of another ex-lover of hers in return for ...
Style: tense, sexy, sexual, clever, suspense ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: sexuality, aristocracy, seduction, sexual relations, casanova, mind game, love triangle, innocence lost, love letter, nudity (full frontal - brief), arranged marriage, older woman younger man relationship ...
Time: 18th century, georgian era
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Movie in collections
 6.4
 972
The Servant (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A servant falls in love with a girl whom his master also desires. Although the girl loves the servant, she also longs to improve her station in life.
Style: realistic, serious, sexy, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: love triangle, unfulfilled love, social differences, fall in love, society, master and servant, power relations, love and romance, couples, love affair, rich and poor, cinderella story ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Anton Chekhov's The Duel (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Set in a seaside resort in the Caucasus, the story centers on n'er do well, Laevsky (Andrew Scott) and his illicit relationship with his mistress Nadya (Fiona Glascott). Laevsky has convinced Nadya to leave her husband for him, but now wants to ...
Style: atmospheric, captivating, realistic, psychological, serious ...
Plot: love triangle, tragic hero, rivalry, couples, human nature, uninhibited rivalry, couple relations, unfulfillment, downfall, dishonesty, countryside, infidelity ...
Time: 19th century
Place: russia, caucasus, black sea
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Dangerous Liaisons (2012)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: China, South Korea, Singapore
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Dangerous Liaisons is a Chinese film by Hur Jin-ho based on the novel with the same title by Pierre Choderlos de Laclos.
Style: realistic, serious, tense, sexy, captivating ...
Plot: seduction, love triangle, wooing, fall in love, love and romance, intrigue, femme fatale, couples, rivalry, dishonesty, betrayal, womanizer ...
Time: 20th century, 1930s, year 1931
Place: china, shanghai, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.8
 360
Secret Love (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Two months after their wedding, Yeon-Yi (Yoon Jin-Seo)'s husband Jin-woo (Yoo Ji-Tae)gets into an accident and falls into a coma. During this time, Yeon-Yi's life shatters from the seams. She misses her deadlines for work, while she has ...
Style: realistic, emotional, disturbing, psychological, sexy ...
Plot: twins, love triangle, forbidden love, love and romance, dangerous attraction, couples, coma, seduction, infidelity, husband wife relationship, betrayal, incest ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Movie in collections
romance movies
9035
couples movies
11356
A Young Emmanuelle (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, West Germany
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In Genève, bookseller and publisher Axel Thorpe catches willful, rich 16-year old Sibylle Ashby shoplifting. She brags about her writing, so he challenges her to produce a book. She writes an erotic novel that Thorpe publishes anonymously, and it ...
Style: sexy, erotic, serious, realistic, touching ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: coming of age, couples, repression, love and romance, gays and lesbians, gender, romance, youth, lifestyle, dishonesty, femme fatale, society ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: switzerland
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.9
 3K
Girlfriends (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Architect Paul Thomas insinuates himself into the relationship of two bisexual women living in a St. Tropez villa with tragic consequences.
Style: sexy, erotic, realistic, serious, sexual ...
Plot: love triangle, obsession, betrayal, couples, social relations, social differences, fall in love, love affair, infidelity, sexual relations, destructive relationship, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: france, paris france, europe, saint tropez
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Fruits of Passion (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Japan
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A girl loves a rich and much older man and is willing to do everything he wants to show her love, but he is playing a sick game with her. As part of this game he sends her to a Chinese brothel. A poor young boy sees her and falls in love with her. ...
Style: erotic, sexy, sexual, serious, realistic ...
Plot: explicit sex, prostitute, eroticism, dominatrix, coitus, bdsm, casino, couples, revolution, love and romance, society, politics ...
Time: 1920s
Place: shanghai
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Sweet Sex and Love (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 85 min.
Story: They meet and they make love. They live together and they make love. Dong-Ki has one night stand with Shin-Ah, a woman who has hardly any faith in true love but indulge herself in sex. Shacking up and making love with each other day in and day out, ...
Style: sexy, serious, sincere, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: strong sexual content, fall in love, love and romance, couple relations, sexual relations, couples, eroticism, sex, erotica, looking for sex, love interest, love affair ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Five Senses of Eros (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 130 min.
Story: In this anthology film centered around the theme of "Eros," five seperate stories are presented by five top Korean directors. The main characters from each segment are connected with each other in one way or another.
Style: serious, touching, realistic, stylized, atmospheric ...
Audience: date night
Plot: looking for love, forbidden love, youth, couple relations, teenage love, love affair, lifestyle, young lovers, fall in love, lovers reunited, friendship, singleness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The Stationmaster's Wife (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 201 min.
Story: The lackluster and plodding Bolweiser has the (mis)fortune to be married to the town's siren; his trusting nature leads him into serious trouble when she beds nearly every available guy.
Style: sexual, sexy, realistic, semi serious
Plot: couples, family problems, love triangle, sexual relations, destructive relationship, couple relations, lovers reunited, love affair, infidelity, love and romance, dishonesty, unfulfillment ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Cruel Intentions 3 (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Two guys at a college prep school make wagers on seducing naive young girls, and then meet their match when they agree to see which one can seduce the most popular and devious girl who has her own agenda to everything.
Style: stylized, semi serious, realistic, sexy, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: love triangle, manipulation, love and romance, sexy teenager, looking for sex, teenage life, youth, couples, college, sexual relations, wooing, teenage love ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
An Eye for Beauty (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 102 min.
Story: An architect and his wife see their relationship challenged.
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, sexy, sexual ...
Plot: extramarital affair, infidelity, sexual relations, life turned upside down, love affair, couple relations, love and romance, dishonesty, love triangle, adultery, architect, strong sexual content ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada, montreal, quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Love and Bruises (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: China, France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Hua, a young woman from Beijing, is a recent arrival in Paris. Exiled in an unknown city, she wanders between her tiny apartment and the university, drifting between former lovers and recent French acquaintances. She meets Matthieu, a young worker ...
Style: sexy, realistic, serious, sexual, psychological ...
Plot: sexual content, love affair, rape, sexual relations, couples, destructive relationship, couple relations, fish out of water, eroticism, chance meeting, sex scene, interracial sex ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Secret Sunshine (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 142 min.
Story: Sin-ae moves with her son Jun to Miryang, the town where her dead husband was born. As she tries to come to herself and set out on new foundations, another tragic event overturns her life.
Style: serious, realistic, psychological, bleak, gloomy ...
Plot: suicide attempt, redemption, losing-it hero, hopes, love and romance, romance, christianity, family problems, death in the family, dysfunctional family, human nature, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: asia, korea, seoul, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Movie in collections
rivalry movies
13548
society movies
11417
mind game movies
1250
stylized movies
8288
 6.0
 221
Mentor (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A thought-provoking drama about the power that a famous university professor holds over his students and assistants.
Style: realistic, psychological, serious, captivating, sexy ...
Plot: love triangle, power relations, dishonesty, friendship, college, university, unfulfillment, ambition, manipulation, mentor, power, teachers and students ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 6.7
 867
Gilles' Wife (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium, France, Luxembourg, Italy, Switzerland
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Gilles' wife, Elise, who smiles when she thinks of him, cooks and scrubs and cheerfully makes love to him, suspects during her third pregnancy that he is having an affair with her coquettish younger sister, Victorine. Elise suffers, usually in ...
Style: psychological, serious, touching, sincere, sexy ...
Plot: infidelity, love triangle, betrayal, extramarital affair, sister sister relationship, jealousy, dysfunctional family, love affair, human nature, society, crumbling marriage, romance ...
Time: 1930s, pre world war two
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 4.7
 174
You (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Michèle shares her life with Paul, her husband and work colleague. She has a lover, Thomas, a musician with whom she has been having a passionate affair for some time. Attracted by Thomass non-conformity and lust for life, Michèle abandons her ...
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, psychological, gloomy
Plot: love triangle, breakup, cheating wife, sexual promiscuity, life turned upside down, love affair, dishonesty, crumbling marriage, romance, family relations, couples, infidelity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
My Heart Beats (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A poor and lonely English professor, Juri(37), decides to become a porn actor using a mask to hide behind, after she watches an unusual porn, featuring an old and fat woman. And she visits Myungsook, a porn producer, despite their separation of 10 ...
Style: sexy, realistic, serious, thought provoking, captivating ...
Plot: porn actor, loss of virginity, life is a bitch, couples, introspection, sexual content, filmmaking, sexual relations, adult filmmaking, porn actress, virgin, university ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 4.3
 408
Dark Hearts (2014)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When struggling artist Colson finds his muse in sultry singer Fran, their daring romance spirals out of control into a dangerous game of deception and betrayal.
Style: serious, realistic, surreal, stylized, psychological ...
Plot: couples, love affair, dishonesty, love and romance, betrayal, dangerous attraction, siblings relations, relationships, deception, relationship problems, couple relations, marital problem ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Movie in collections
Portrait of a Beauty (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Born to a family of established court painters, a woman is forced to carry on her family name and take over her brother's life after he commits suicide.
Style: realistic, sexy, psychological, emotional, captivating ...
Plot: hidden identity, romance, couples, injustice, prodigy, family relations, fall in love, society, gender, unfulfillment, love, strong sexual content ...
Time: 18th century
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 6.1
 574
Jealousy (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A month before he's to marry Carmen, Antonio finds a photograph of a man with his arm on her shoulder. The photograph triggers jealousy: he questions Carmen, Carman's friend Cinta, and his friend Luis who introduced him to Carmen. Cinta ...
Style: sexual, realistic, serious, sexy, psychological ...
Plot: factory, obsession, wedding, couples, crimes of passion, family problems, love and romance, crumbling marriage, unfulfillment, dishonesty, obsessive quest, womanizer ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
Camping sauvage (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Un camping au bord d'un lac pendant les vacances d'été. Camille, 17 ans, y traîne son ennui coincée entre ses parents et son petit ami. Elle rencontre Blaise, la quarantaine, tout juste embauché comme moniteur de voile. Camille et ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, psychological, sexy ...
Audience: teen drama
Plot: summer camp, opposites attract, unlikely couple, love affair, couple relations, teenage life, rebelliousness, dangerous attraction, love and romance, romance, dishonesty, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
 6.4
 800
Summer of '04 (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Sommer ’04 is a character study of a family on vacation. German director Stefan Krohmer examines the emotional abyss and problems behind the seemingly nice facade of an intact family as they experience guilt, love and jealousy.
Style: serious, realistic, psychological, captivating, sexy ...
Plot: cheating wife, infidelity, innocence lost, social decay, lifestyle, dysfunctional family, love affair, destructive relationship, gender, dishonesty, youth, society ...
Time: contemporary
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
Young Lady Chatterley (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Cynthia inherits a large estate and moves in. She reads her aunt's diary and finds out how she was taught in the ways of love by her gardener in 1901 at the age of 21. She decides to continue the fruitful relationship and gets it on with the ...
Style: erotic, sexy, realistic, serious, sexual
Plot: estate, mate swapping, romance, love and romance, infidelity, social differences, couples, dishonesty, sexual relations, love triangle, fall in love, looking for love ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
Double Standard (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The true story of a judge who lives a double life, and stays married to two women for more than 15 years. While one knows nothing of the other, his second wife doesn't care that he is married already as long as he comes home to her as well. ...
Style: sexy, captivating, realistic, serious, sexual
Plot: couples, injustice, love and romance, dishonesty, life is a bitch, unfulfillment, couple relations, infidelity, love triangle, bigamy, bigamist, family relations ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
 6.9
 81
Dance Town (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A North Korean refugee, Jung-Nim, is trying to find a new life in South Korea, with people suspecting that she is a spy.
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, touching, thought provoking ...
Plot: social differences, starting over, couple relations, human nature, political corruption, society, state affairs, life is a bitch, dishonesty, injustice, couples, forceful separation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea, asia, south korea, north korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%