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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, erotic, captivating, sexual
Plot: cuckold, interracial sex, bored housewife, cheating wife, extramarital affair, sexual obsession, black man white woman relationship, erotica, adultery, marital crisis, rough sex, horny wife, pillow talk, sex scene, sexual relations, love affair, social differences, opposites attract, midlife crisis, couples, family problems, dishonesty, destructive relationship, female nudity, crumbling marriage ...
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, sexy, serious and erotic films with plots about female nudity, couples, infidelity, love and romance, dishonesty, extramarital affair and male nudity mostly in Drama, Romance and Thriller genres. Some movies like The Secret: Obsession (2015), The Woman Who Dreamed of a Man (2010), Feelings (2003), La séparation (1994), After Sex (1997). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Obsession (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: suspense, touching, captivating, melancholic
Plot: older woman younger man sex, horny wife, cheating wife, love triangle, unwanted pregnancy, infidelity, blackmail, adultery, neglected wife, female nudity, male objectification, husband wife conflict ...
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75%
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: sexy, erotic, realistic, serious, sexual
Plot: cheating wife, infidelity, sexual fantasy, erotica, cuckold, extramarital affair, sexual promiscuity, sex scene, addiction, sexual relations, sexual obsession, sexuality ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: finland
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71%
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, erotic ...
Plot: cheating wife, dangerous attraction, obsession, couples, romance, love affair, destructive relationship, unfulfillment, betrayal, male female relationship, secret, photographer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, paris france, eastern europe, warsaw poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
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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: realistic, semi serious, humorous, erotic, sexy
Plot: adultery, love affair, sex with neighbor, cheating wife, infidelity, life turned upside down, starting over, fall in love, love triangle, couples, family problems, crumbling marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
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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: sexy, psychological, affectionate, poignant, allegory ...
Plot: betrayal, adultery, infidelity, dysfunctional family, cuckold, nudity (full frontal - brief), melancholy, love triangle, bittersweet, glbt, transsexual, childhood ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, paris france, argentina, europe
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50%
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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: sexy, erotic, realistic, serious, gloomy ...
Audience: date night
Plot: older woman younger man sex, seductive, obsession, family relations, eroticism, adultery, looking for love, destructive relationship, love affair, midlife crisis, couple relations, impossible love ...
Time: 90s
Place: paris france, europe, france, prague
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89%
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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: erotic, touching, sincere, realistic, serious ...
Plot: cheating on husband, sex, sex scene, sexually dissatisfied wife, infidelity, extramarital affair, adultery, forbidden love, husband wife relationship, lie, couples, love affair ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
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: sex with friend's wife, orgy, sex club, cuckold, marital crisis, adultery, obsession, sex, sexual awakening, routine, sexual desire, childhood sweetheart ...
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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, romantic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: infidelity, sexual fantasy, erotica, lust, erotic fantasy, nude beach, sex, cuckold, cheating wife, obsession, strong sexual content, female orgasm ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: italy, rome italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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The Key (1983)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 116 min.
Story: After twenty years of marriage, art professor Nino Rolfe attempts to break down his wife Teresa's conventional modesty. Noticing her affection for their daughter's fiancé, Nino instigates her sexual interest in him as well. This sets off ...
Style: erotic, sexy, realistic, serious, stylized ...
Plot: exhibitionism, cuckold, sexploitation, voyeurism, infidelity, erotic fantasy, obsessive love, female masturbation, desire, erotica, sexual tension, lust ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, italy, venice
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: sexy, serious, realistic, humorous, sexual ...
Plot: sex, infidelity, romance, dishonesty, love and romance, couples, restaurant, love affair, sexual relations, hotel, obsessive compulsive disorder, virgin ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
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Happiness (1965)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 80 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: art house, sexy, visually appealing, unusual plot structure, suspense ...
Plot: infidelity, love triangle, adultery, marriage, love, bittersweet, romance, french countryside, nudity (full frontal - brief), summer, family relations, cheating ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: tokyo, japan, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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: erotic, psychological, sexy, psycho sexual, emotional ...
Audience: teens
Plot: sex, older man younger woman sex, obsession, erotica, love triangle, sexual obsession, sex scene, midlife crisis, teacher, depression, female nudity, older man younger woman relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: france, europe
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100%
And While We Were Here (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Trapped in a loveless marriage, a troubled writer experiences a sexual awakening when she meets a carefee American in Italy.
Style: touching, realistic, serious, erotic, contemplative
Plot: sexually dissatisfied wife, cheating wife, older woman younger man relationship, infidelity, neglectful husband, love affair, adultery, writers, writer's life, dishonesty, love and romance, creative block ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, europe, naples italy
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100%
Identification of a Woman (1982)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 130 min.
Story: The movie director Niccolò has just been left by his wife. Subsequently he embarks on an obsessive relationship with a young woman who eventually leaves him and disappears (shades also of L'Avventura) while searching for her, he meets a ...
Style: erotic, sexy, sexual, psychological, bloody ...
Plot: transsexual, filmmaking, female nudity, solitude, identity, obsession, beautiful scenery, culture clash, women, imagination, insanity, brutality ...
Time: 80s
Place: italy, paris france, california, rome italy, israel
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100%
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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: erotic, captivating, disturbing, serious, realistic ...
Plot: sexual relations, sexual desire, sex, infidelity, love triangle, love affair, family problems, destructive relationship, moral dilemma, wartime life, romance, fascism ...
Time: 1940s
Place: italy, venice, europe
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100%
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, melancholic, light, intense, touching ...
Plot: male female relationship, infidelity, love triangle, one night stand, friendship, lovers reunited, adultery, adaptation, justice, love affair, couple relations, family problems ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, los angeles, new york, california, manhattan new york city
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32%
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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, realistic, captivating, psychological, touching ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: infidelity, cheating wife, forbidden love, extramarital affair, passion, fatal attraction, sexless marriage, love triangle, emotional blackmail, breakup, lovers apart, opposites attract ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: france, europe, spain, south of france
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50%
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Loulou (1980)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 101 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: erotic, romantic, sexy, realistic, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: sexual relations, drunk, class differences, affair, sensuality, advertising agency, infidelity, disco, passionate interest, couples, society, romance ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: france, paris france, europe
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31%
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: erotic, stylized, serious, realistic, sexy ...
Audience: date night
Plot: infidelity, love triangle, female nudity, courtesan, opposites attract, femme fatale, adultery, extramarital affair, forbidden love, manipulation, dishonesty, couples ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1830s
Place: france, europe, paris france
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31%
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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: serious, psychological, sexy, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: life turned upside down, couple relations, couples, family problems, hopes, misfit, dishonesty, love and romance, infidelity, bondage, husband wife relationship, car accident ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: belgium, europe
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30%
Lady Chatterley's Lover (1981)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France, West Germany
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, sexy, sexual, visually appealing, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: teens
Plot: impotent husband, master and servant, love triangle, obsession, infidelity, erotica, betrayal, sex, dysfunctional marriage, war injury, adultery, world war one ...
Time: 80s, 1910s
Place: england, europe, britain, france
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30%
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 2K
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, erotic, realistic, sincere, sexual
Plot: infidelity, cheating wife, extramarital affair, passionate sex, cuckold, love triangle, family problems, family relations, loveless marriage, adultery, sex scene, passion ...
Time: 90s
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30%
Movie in collections
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Antares (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Austria
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A deadly car crash sets off three parallel stories of women at crisis points, faltering behind the doors of the same, plain Vienna apartment block.
Style: erotic, sexy, psychological, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: infidelity, explicit sex, sex, extramarital affair, betrayal, cheating wife, female masturbation, oral sex, erection, male female relationship, husband wife relationship, marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: vienna
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30%
 3.9
 2K
Emmanuelle 3 (1977)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 98 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, serious, realistic
Plot: sex, erotica, sexual attraction, beach, jealousy, male nudity, pleasure, emmanuelle, husband wife relationship, promiscuity, sexual promiscuity, sexual desire ...
Time: 70s
Place: paris france
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30%
28 Hotel Rooms (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: While traveling for work in a city far from their homes, a novelist and a corporate accountant find themselves in bed together. Although she’s married, and he’s seeing someone, their intense attraction turns a one-night stand into an unexpected ...
Style: sexy, realistic, serious, erotic, touching ...
Plot: sex, extramarital affair, hotel room, infidelity, cheating wife, adultery, impossible love, introspection, love affair, couples, under the surface, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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: erotic, romantic, sexy, realistic, serious ...
Plot: female nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), romance, male nudity, adultery, lust, nightclub, language barrier, dance club, sex scene, husband wife relationship, airport ...
Time: 80s
Place: paris france, missouri, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 4.3
 4K
Zandalee (1991)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Bored with her marriage to burnt out poet turned corporate executive Thierry, Zandalee falls prey to an old friend of her husband, the manipulative and egotistical Johhny and becomes enmeshed in a sensual, passionate and destructive affair.
Style: sexy, erotic, serious, realistic, sexual ...
Plot: infidelity, love triangle, adultery, extramarital affair, sexual attraction, erotica, tragic love, family problems, husband wife relationship, dysfunctional marriage, manipulation, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 90s
Place: new orleans, louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Madame Bovary (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 180 min.
Story: A young woman in her late teens, a reader of novels and with high hopes of romance and passion, marries a widowed country doctor. Although he dotes on her, she is soon bored and discontent. First, she gives her imagination to a law student in town, ...
Style: emotional, realistic, serious, psychological, gloomy
Plot: forbidden love, cheating wife, dishonesty, destructive relationship, love affair, downfall, infidelity, life is a bitch, tragic hero, society, crumbling marriage, social relations ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.5
 10K
Open Hearts (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Denmark
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Cecilie and Joachim are about to get married when a freak car accident leaves Joachim disabled, throwing their lives into a spin. The driver of the other car, Marie, and her family don’t get off lightly, either. Her husband Niels works in the ...
Style: atmospheric, sexy, realistic, touching, captivating ...
Plot: adultery, extramarital affair, infidelity, love story, hospital, relationships, destructive relationship, love, handicapped, car accident, life philosophy, love triangle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: tokyo, denmark
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29%