Movies like The Secret 2000

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The Secret (2000)
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The Secret (2000)
Original name: Le Secret
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Marie, who works as a successful door-to-door encyclopedia salesperson, has been married to her husband Francois for 12 years and has a two-year-old son. Though she is relatively content with her life, she feels something is wanting. Enter 50-year old African-American Bill. Initially she is annoyed by his insouciance, but she finds that she is irresistibly attracted to him. Soon the two are in the midst of sordid illicit affair. She knows little about her new lover, and he seems uninterested in learning about her, but the long sessions of lovemaking are something else entirely. Feeling out of control, Marie is increasingly repelled by her own actions. Psychologically, she struggles to reconcile her torrid encounters with Bill and mundane domestic chores such as bathing her son. Moreover, she finds herself incapable of hiding her adulterous behavior, rather she comes home with scratches and hickeys all over her body, to the devastation Francois.
Style: sexy, serious, realistic, captivating, sexual
Plot: unfaithful wife, cuckold, extramarital affair, interracial sex, bored housewife, sexual relations, love affair, social differences, opposites attract, destructive relationship, midlife crisis, family problems, couples, dishonesty, marriage crisis, crumbling marriage, adultery, sexual obsession, sexual tension, rough sex, marital crisis, cuckolded husband, sex scene, cheating wife, horny wife ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: paris france, france

Most similar movies to The Secret

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, sexy and sexual films with plots about infidelity, couples, female nudity, adultery, dishonesty, love and romance and extramarital affair mostly in Drama, Romance and Crime genres. Some movies like The Secret: Rendez-Vous (2015), The Woman Who Dreamed of a Man (2010), La séparation (1994), Feelings (2003), Faithless (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Rendez-Vous (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Simone inherits a dilapidated farmhouse in France and makes her way there with her husband Eric and their two children. Her dream is to turn the house into a bed and breakfast but as the hectic pace of the rebuilding gets underway, she gets caught ...
Style: captivating, melancholic, touching, suspense
Plot: unfaithful wife, love triangle, extramarital affair, infidelity, blackmail, husband wife conflict, country house, unwanted pregnancy, home renovation, female director, farmhouse, older woman younger man relationship ...
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Addiction - When Nothing Is Enough (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Finland
Duration: 99 min.
Story: 30-something Jonna, successful executive with cozy architect husband Niklas and two children, leads a double life. She is constantly on the lookout for quick casual sex. When she starts seeing handsome and rich young yacht owner Aleksi, things start ...
Style: sexual, sexy, realistic, serious
Plot: cuckolded husband, cheating wife, infidelity, unfaithful wife, extramarital affair, addiction, sexual relations, sexual fantasy, sexual obsession, sexual promiscuity, casual sex, sexuality ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: finland
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67%
The Woman Who Dreamed of a Man (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Denmark, Norway, Sweden, Poland, France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A famous Danish artist and fashion photographer who leads an eventful life and is always travelling, meets a man who immediately awakens strong feelings in her. This unexpected encounter sparks a decisive turning point in her life and they begin a ...
Style: captivating, realistic, stylized, serious
Plot: unfaithful wife, cheating wife, obsession, dangerous attraction, destructive relationship, love affair, couples, romance, unfulfillment, male female relationship, betrayal, extramarital affair ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, warsaw poland, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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La séparation (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In Paris, Pierre and Anne have been living together for a couple of years and they have the eighteen months son Loulou, who stays with the nanny Laurence during the day while they work. Their best friends are the couple Victor and Claire, who also ...
Style: psychological, sincere, realistic, serious, melancholic ...
Plot: betrayal, infidelity, dysfunctional family, tragic love, unsupportive spouse, couples, unfulfillment, crumbling marriage, love and romance, price of justice, family gatherings, estrangement ...
Time: 90s
Place: paris france, france, europe, argentina
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100%
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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: adultery, love affair, infidelity, fall in love, love triangle, starting over, life turned upside down, romance, crumbling marriage, couples, family problems, family life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
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100%
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Faithless (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Sweden, Italy, Germany, Finland, Norway
Duration: 154 min.
Story: Scripted by Ingmar Bergman, this very personal film is about a destructive affair which wrecks the marriage of an actress (Marianne) and musician (Markus). Wanting to continue the affair, Marianne moves in with her lover. But she is tormented by ...
Style: psychological, sincere, contemplative, tense, lyrical ...
Plot: adultery, infidelity, betrayal, love affair, custody, fall in love, crumbling marriage, family problems, destructive relationship, rivalry, parents and children, family drama ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: paris france, france, sweden, denmark, tokyo
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100%
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Urban Feel (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: Israel
Duration: 103 min.
Story: An estranged couple receives an unexpected visitor who throws everything in their family off balance.
Plot: cuckolded husband, marital crisis, unfaithful wife, obsession, adultery, cuckold, sex, orgy, sex club, sex scene, sexual awakening, routine ...
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100%
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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
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75%
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Happiness (1965)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Though married to the good-natured, beautiful Thérèse, young husband and father François finds himself falling unquestioningly into an affair with an attractive postal worker.
Style: realistic, serious, sentimental, gloomy, psychological ...
Plot: love triangle, infidelity, love affair, romance, bittersweet, dishonesty, crumbling marriage, couple relations, fall in love, new wave, couples, family problems ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: france, europe, japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Leaving (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Suzanne is a well to do married woman and mother in the south of France. Her idle bourgeois lifestyle gets her down and she decides to go back to work as a physiotherapist. Her husband agrees to fix up a consulting room for her in their backyard. ...
Style: emotional, psychological, realistic, captivating, touching ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: infidelity, cheating wife, unfaithful wife, cuckolded husband, extramarital affair, forbidden love, crumbling marriage, passion, fatal attraction, breakup, cuckold, opposites attract ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
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50%
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Come Undone (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, Switzerland, France
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Anna is an accountant for an important insurance firm and lives with her longterm lover Alessio - a man who longs for a stable longterm relationship with children, home, etc. Anna, feeling as though the fire has fizzled in that relationship takes up ...
Style: touching, sincere, realistic, serious, gloomy
Plot: extramarital affair, sexually dissatisfied wife, infidelity, forbidden love, adultery, couples, love affair, sex scene, family problems, dull life, love and romance, crumbling marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, europe
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Black Angel (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 128 min.
Story: March 1945 Asolo, Italy. Livia Mazzion, the attractive wife of a top ministry official, slips into the car of lawyer Ugo Oggiano, Livia's admirer and her husband's informer. Livia must reach Venice and her lover Helmut Schultz, a Wermacht ...
Style: disturbing, serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: sexual relations, infidelity, love triangle, love affair, wartime life, destructive relationship, moral dilemma, danger, romance, family problems, fascism, destiny ...
Time: 1940s, 40s
Place: italy, venice, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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The Voyeur (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: At a college in Rome, a professor, nicknamed "Dodo" is in a deep depression. His stunningly beautiful wife has just left him for another man. Dodo wants her back very badly and has erotic daydreams about her. A beautiful young student in ...
Style: erotic, sexual, sexy, gloomy, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: infidelity, sexual fantasy, unfaithful wife, strong sexual content, erotic fantasy, sexual obsession, obsession, lust, female orgasm, cuckold, erection, adultery ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: italy, rome italy, europe
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31%
Never Forever (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When an American woman begins a dangerous relationship with an attractive immigrant worker, in order to save her marriage, she finds her true self.
Style: realistic, emotional, serious, erotic, psychological ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: family relations, deportation, infidelity, adultery, cheating wife, family problems, romance, dishonesty, love and romance, self discovery, couples, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, korea
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Loulou (1980)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: This 1980 French film features Isabelle Huppert as a restless young woman who ditches her boring, tempramental boyfriend for a wild, leather-clad bad boy (played by an incandescent, youthful Gerard Depardieu).
Style: sexual, gloomy, stylized, psychological, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: infidelity, advertising agency, leather jacket, sexual relations, love and romance, society, rebelliousness, urban, social differences, love affair, couple relations, destructive relationship ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: paris france, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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, looking for love, love affair, destructive relationship, tragic love, couples ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s, 1830s
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
One Night Stand (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In Los Angeles, Max Carlyle makes a good living directing commercials and has a happy home life with his wife, Mimi, and two children. When Carlyle travels to New York City to visit his friend Charlie, who has been diagnosed with AIDS, he has repeat ...
Style: sexy, touching, realistic, serious, melancholic ...
Plot: male female relationship, friendship, lovers reunited, infidelity, love triangle, couples, family problems, couple relations, love affair, unfulfillment, dishonesty, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, new york, los angeles, california, manhattan new york city
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28%
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Cages (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Belgium, France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Eve is an emergency medical technician who falls in love with Damien (Sagamore Stévenin), a handsome and caring man who runs a neighborhood bar in the Belgian countryside. When Damien and Eve become a couple, she joins him in looking after the bar ...
Style: psychological, serious, sexy, suspenseful, sexual ...
Plot: couple relations, life turned upside down, couples, family problems, hopes, love and romance, dishonesty, misfit, infidelity, bar, husband wife relationship, bondage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, belgium
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28%
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Emmanuelle 3 (1977)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Emmanuelle and her architect husband continue their amoral lifestyle in the Seychelles. But when a casual dilliance between her and a film director starts to turn serious her husband shows very traditional signs of jealousy.
Style: erotic, sexual, sexy, realistic, serious
Plot: infidelity, love triangle, midlife crisis, love affair, sexual relations, self discovery, island, obsession, battle of the sexes, dishonesty, love and romance, romance ...
Time: 70s
Place: paris france
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28%
Lady Chatterley's Lover (1981)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Israel
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A film adaptation of D.H. Lawrence's novel. After a crippling injury leaves her husband impotent, Lady Chatterly is torn between her love for her husband and her physical desires. With her husband's consent, she seeks out other means of ...
Style: erotic, sexual, sexy, controversial, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: infidelity, master and servant, love triangle, obsession, sexual relations, social differences, world war one, adultery, betrayal, disability, servant, extramarital affair ...
Time: 1910s, 80s
Place: england, europe, france, britain
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28%
Indecent Proposal (1993)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Robert Redford stars as billionaire John Gage, who offers a down-on-his-luck yuppie husband (Woody Harrelson) $1 million for the opportunity to spend the night with the man's wife (Demi Moore).
Style: sexual, thought provoking, emotional, psychological, serious ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: moral dilemma, millionaire, gambling, sex scene, temptation, family problems, infidelity, sexual relations, adultery, husband wife relationship, cuckold, couple relations ...
Time: 20th century, 1990s, 90s
Place: las vegas, usa, nevada, california
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28%
Marie-Jo and Her 2 Lovers (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Marie-Jo and Her Two Lovers (French: Marie-Jo et ses deux amours) is a 2002 French drama film directed by Robert Guédiguian. It was entered into the 2002 Cannes Film Festival.
Style: serious, sincere, emotional, psychological, contemplative ...
Plot: love triangle, fall in love, family relations, family problems, couples, crumbling marriage, dishonesty, couple relations, infidelity, extramarital affair, parents and children, wife husband relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: france, europe, marseille
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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
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27%
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Anna Karenina (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
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, tragic love, love triangle, cheating wife, age difference, romance, betrayal, crumbling marriage, dishonesty, love and romance, unfulfillment ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: russia, st. petersburg russia, moscow russia, saint petersburg
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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, serious, realistic, sexual, sentimental
Plot: romance, lovers reunited, fall in love, love triangle, love affair, extramarital affair, battles, airplane, nudity (full frontal - brief), couples, road not taken, bittersweet ...
Time: 80s
Place: paris france, europe, france, missouri
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27%
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Happy End (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Set during the 1999 Asian fiscal crisis Ki-Mun has lost his job and feels ashamed at having to act as domestic housekeepr for his career woman wife Bo-ra. Bo-ra feels trapped in a passionless marriage and is having an affair with a former college ...
Style: sexy, realistic, sexual, sincere
Plot: infidelity, cheating wife, love triangle, cuckold, family problems, family relations, extramarital affair, adultery, loveless marriage, sex scene, passion, cuckolded husband ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Love in Between (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Formerly known as "Two Women" or "Freezing Rain". A man who wants all love, a wife who approaches her husband's other woman, and a woman who wants to keep her love. A classy melodrama of these three people and their risky ...
Style: touching, sexual, stylized, sexy, serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love triangle, love affair, sexual relations, husband wife relationship, extramarital affair, adulterous husband, friendship, infidelity, teacher student relationship, love and romance, stalking, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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: psychological, serious, realistic, erotic, exciting ...
Plot: losing-it hero, romance, lifestyle, couples, haunted by the past, dangerous attraction, sexual relations, love affair, infidelity, couple relations, family problems, destructive relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Brownian Movement (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A psychiatrist's adulterous past continues to haunt her and her husband after they move to India.
Style: realistic, atmospheric, psychological, captivating, sentimental ...
Plot: couple relations, crumbling marriage, strong sexual content, couples, power relations, parents and children, family in crisis, doctors and patients, cuckold, sex addict, adultery, female doctor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: brussels, belgium, brussels belgium, india
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27%
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L'ennui (1998)
Genre: Romance, Drama
Country: France, Portugal
Duration: 122 min.
Story: A philosophy teacher restless with the need to do something with his life meets a young woman suspected of driving an artist to his death. He finds the very simple Cecilia irritating but develops a sexual rapport with her. Obsessed with the need to ...
Style: psychological, erotic, sexy, sexual, emotional ...
Audience: teens
Plot: older man younger woman sex, obsession, psycho sexual, midlife crisis, love triangle, sexual relations, older man younger woman, destructive relationship, dangerous attraction, infidelity, femme fatale, passionate interest ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%