Movies like The Servant

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The Servant (1963)
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The Servant (1963)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A decadent London aristocrat hires a man-servant to attend to his needs. However, the balance of power starts to shift...
Style: psychological, atmospheric, sexual, thought provoking, serious, realistic, sinister, enigmatic, talky, melancholic ...
Plot: mind game, bachelor, master and servant, obsession, slavery, couple relations, love and romance, manipulations, infidelity, destructive relationship, butler, social differences, society, couples, dishonesty, gays and lesbians, boss and employee, power relations, lover, manipulation, lesbian, prostitute, snow, unrequited love, seduction ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, 1930s
Place: england, london

Most similar movies to The Servant

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, psychological and sexual films with plots about couples, love and romance, obsession, infidelity, catastrophe, storytelling and dialogue mostly in Drama, Romance and Thriller genres. Some movies like The Servant: Accident (1967), Girlfriends (1968), The French Lieutenant's Woman (1981), Death in Venice (1971), All Night Long (1962). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Accident (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Stephen is a professor at Oxford University who is caught in a rut and feels trapped by his life in both academia and marriage. One of his students, William, is engaged to the beautiful Anna, and Stephen becomes enamored of the younger woman. These ...
Style: clever, serious, psychological, tense, thought provoking ...
Plot: obsession, infidelity, oxford, torment, professor, seduction, car accident, love affair, love triangle, computers and web, destructive relationship, unfulfilled love ...
Time: 60s
Place: europe, england
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95%
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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: erotic, sexual, psychological, sexy, realistic ...
Plot: love triangle, obsession, betrayal, love affair, opposites attract, social differences, society, lifestyle, social relations, infidelity, dishonesty, fall in love ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: france, europe, saint tropez
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62%
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: clever, realistic, psychological, gloomy, thought provoking ...
Plot: tragedy, love, adultery, lieutenant, romance, couples, dishonesty, love affair, postmodernism, artists and showbiz, love and romance, destructive relationship ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, victorian, 80s, victorian era ...
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Death in Venice (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France, USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Composer Gustav von Aschenbach, travels to Venice for health reasons. There, he becomes obsessed with the stunning beauty of an adolescent Polish boy named Tadzio who is staying with his family at the same Grand Hôtel des Bains on the Lido as ...
Style: psychological, serious, realistic, gloomy, sentimental ...
Plot: obsession, gays and lesbians, fall in love, beach, vacation, beauty, cholera, homoeroticism, homosexuality, unfulfillment, love and romance, resort ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: italy, venice, europe, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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 7.1
 816
All Night Long (1962)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Over the course of one eventful evening, the anniversary celebration of the musical and romantic partners Aurelius Rex and Delia Lane, a jealous, ambitious drummer, Johnny Cousin, attempts to tear the interracial couple apart.
Style: serious, atmospheric, tense, offbeat, realistic ...
Plot: jazz, mind game, friends, showbiz, society, interracial relations, blind ambition, couple relations, rising to stardom, love and romance, music, manipulations ...
Time: 60s
Place: england, london, east end london
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Zero Kelvin (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: Norway, Sweden
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Larsen, an aspiring poet in '20s Oslo, leaves his girlfriend to spend a year as a trapper in East Greenland. There he is teamed with a seemingly rough old sailor/trapper, Randbæk, and a scientist, Holm. Trapped in a tiny hut together as the ...
Style: psychological, atmospheric, realistic, tense, bleak ...
Plot: survival, writer's life, danger, infidelity, isolation, couples, obsessive quest, male nudity, winter, snow, brutality, solitude ...
Time: 20s, 20th century, 1920s
Place: greenland, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
An Unfinished Piece for Mechanical Piano (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 103 min.
Story: At the dilapidated country estate of Anna Petrovna Voinitseva, a group of feckless Russian aristocrats whiles away a summer afternoon. Unbeknownst to their respective spouses, local schoolteacher Platonov and the wife of Anna's stepson, Sophia, ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic, talky, thought provoking ...
Plot: family gatherings, family relations, destructive relationship, love triangle, infidelity, dishonesty, love and romance, family in crisis, unfulfillment, village life, romance, couple relations ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Seduction: The Cruel Woman (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Wanda is a dominatrix who runs a gallery in a building on the Hamburg waterfront, where audiences pay for the privilege of watching her humiliate her slaves. She is a business woman who smashes sexual stereotypes and social taboos with icy ...
Style: serious, realistic, sexual, psychological, disturbing
Plot: couples, strong sexual content, gender bending, manipulations, sexual relations, life is a bitch, dangerous attraction, destructive relationship, love and romance, gays and lesbians, obsession, politics ...
Time: 80s
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Querelle (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, West Germany
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Here is the story of a beautiful, proud and tough loner, a sailor named Querelle, whose commanding officer Seblon worships and desires him from afar. Querelle turns on his drugs-smuggling partner and murders him. He then goes to a notorious brothel ...
Style: sexual, stylized, offbeat, realistic, atmospheric ...
Plot: homosexuality, murder, betrayal, gays and lesbians, love and romance, village life, sexual relations, crimes, couple relations, drug dealing, social relations, gender ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Winter Light (1963)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A Swedish pastor fails a loving woman, a suicidal fisherman and God.
Style: bleak, atmospheric, psychological, serious, thought provoking ...
Plot: suicide, pastor, faith, winter, priest, isolation, small town, nuclear, clergy, human nature, introspection, society ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Killing of Sister George (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: When June Buckridge (Beryl Reid) arrives at her London flat and announces 'They are going to murder me', her long-time lover and doll-cuddling flat mate Alice 'Childie' McNaught (Susannah York) realises that things are going to ...
Style: sexual, realistic, biting, witty, serious ...
Plot: lesbian, clergy, gays and lesbians, couple relations, love and romance, artists and showbiz, alcohol abuse, actor's life, gender, aging, tv show, couples ...
Time: 60s
Place: england, europe, new york, ireland, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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The Dresser (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 118 min.
Story: In a touring Shakespearean theater group, a backstage hand - the dresser, is devoted to the brilliant but tyrannical head of the company. He struggles to support the deteriorating star as the company struggles to carry on during the London blitz. ...
Style: talky, realistic, psychological, serious, gloomy ...
Plot: friendship, drunkenness, backstage, life is a bitch, overbearing, power relations, friends, showbiz, alcohol abuse, actor's life, couples, golden years ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, 1940s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Faces (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: An old married man leaves his wife for a younger woman. Shortly after, his ex-wife also begins a relationship with a younger partner.
Style: talky, biting, sincere, serious, clever ...
Plot: prostitute, infidelity, divorce, love, adultery, dysfunctional family, introspection, society, friendship, destiny, family problems, family life ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Pumpkin Eater (1964)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The study of a marriage. Jo has five children and husband number two when she meets writer Jake Armitage. She leaves this husband to marry Jake, and his career takes off. A few years and at least one child later, Jo is deeply depressed, breaking ...
Style: gloomy, touching, psychological, realistic, bleak ...
Plot: marriage, family problems, dishonesty, couples, self discovery, breakup, midlife crisis, infidelity, feminism, mentally unstable, love and romance, unfulfillment ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Chocolate (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, West Germany, Cameroon
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A young French woman returns to the vast silence of West Africa to contemplate her childhood days in a colonial outpost in Cameroon. Her strongest memories are of the family's houseboy, Protee - a man of great nobility, intelligence and beauty ...
Style: touching, realistic, serious, atmospheric, sincere ...
Plot: racism, colonialism, interracial relations, coming of age, culture clash, youth, society, social differences, power relations, master and servant, parents and children, family relations ...
Time: 1950s, 80s, 20th century
Place: africa, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Miss Julie (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A footman seduces a count's daughter. Adaptation of August Strindberg's famous play.
Style: emotional, serious, sincere, realistic, disturbing ...
Plot: betrayal, couples, society, social differences, couple relations, love and romance, romance, master and servant, power relations, seduction, kitchen, kitchen knife ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: sweden, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Night Porter (1974)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 118 min.
Story: In this unsettling drama from Italian filmmaker Liliana Cavani, a concentration camp survivor discovers her former torturer and lover working as a porter at a hotel in postwar Vienna. When the couple attempt to re-create their sadomasochistic ...
Style: psychological, serious, sexual, erotic, bleak ...
Plot: s&m, war crime, dangerous attraction, post war, sexual abuse, lovers reunited, danger, destructive relationship, haunted by the past, hotel, guilt, concentration camp ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s
Place: vienna, europe, germany, hungary, frankfurt germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Lady Chatterley's Lover (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An early-20th-century tale of love across class boundaries which tells the legendary and romantic story of Lady Chatterley’s affair with her gamekeeper. Jed Mercurio’s adaptation of DH Lawrence’s classic.
Style: sexual, realistic, serious
Plot: love affair, sexual relations, master and servant, social differences, disability, infidelity, society, obsession, couples, fall in love, countryside, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 20s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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The Browning Version (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Andrew Crocker-Harris is an embittered and disliked teacher of Greek and Latin at a British prep school. After nearly 20 years of service, he is being forced to retire on the pretext of his health, and perhaps may not even be given a pension. The ...
Style: touching, talky, sentimental, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: infidelity, boarding school, greek, introspection, dishonesty, couples, love affair, college, youth, self discovery, power relations, college life ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, europe, tokyo, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Untold Scandal (2003)
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 ...
Style: sexual, psychological, serious, stylized, realistic ...
Plot: mind game, society, social differences, betrayal, love triangle, vengeance, rivalry, love affair, couples, romance, love and romance, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 18th century
Place: korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Passion of Anna (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Andreas, a man struggling with the recent demise of his marriage and his own emotional isolation, befriends a married couple also in the midst of psychological turmoil. In turn he meets Anna, who is grieving the recent deaths of her husband and son. ...
Style: bleak, psychological, realistic, serious, gloomy ...
Plot: isolation, couples, island, opposites attract, chaos and mayhem, love and romance, love affair, deadly, friendship, destiny, architect, solitude ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Comfort of Strangers (1990)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Italy, UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: An Italian diplomat's son follows and seduces English lovers in Venice.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, disturbing, erotic, atmospheric ...
Plot: obsession, culture clash, murder, investigation, seduction, crimes, couple relations, danger, opposites attract, love triangle, infidelity, couples ...
Time: 80s
Place: italy, europe, venice
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Elephant Song (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A psychiatrist is drawn into a complex mind game when he questions a disturbed patient about the disappearance of a colleague.
Style: psychological, tense, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Plot: mind game, doctors and patients, uncover truth, dishonesty, mental institution, power relations, investigation, missing person, dialogue, mystery, manipulation
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Providence (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Switzerland, UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Clive Langham (Sir John Gielgud) spends one tormenting night in his bed suffering from health problems and thinking up a story based on his relatives. He is a bitter man and he shows, through flashbacks, how spiteful, conniving and treacherous his ...
Style: psychological, gloomy, thought provoking, serious, emotional ...
Plot: aging, dysfunctional family, alcohol abuse, human nature, society, lifestyle, terminal illness, introspection, family problems, couples, writer's life, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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The Night (1961)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 122 min.
Story: A married couple attend a bourgeois party and wade through the stifling strain that long-term marriage has imposed upon them.
Style: stylized, atmospheric, sexual, realistic, serious ...
Plot: infidelity, hospital, terminal illness, nightclub, party, dysfunctional family, human nature, introspection, lifestyle, chase, friendship, parents and children ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: italy, usa, europe, los angeles, milan italy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Beauty of the Day (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Beautiful young housewife Séverine Serizy cannot reconcile her masochistic fantasies with her everyday life alongside dutiful husband Pierre. When her lovestruck friend Henri mentions a secretive high-class brothel run by Madame Anais, Séverine ...
Style: sexual, mind bending, surreal, sexy, psychological ...
Plot: prostitute, brothel, infidelity, sexual relations, masochism, sexual perversion, couples, obsession, adultery, coma, attempted murder, double life ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Seventh Heaven (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A bored, sexually frustrated woman's life improves when she begins hypnotherapy and tries feng shui, but her husband's life unravels.
Style: sexual, realistic, sincere, serious, psychological ...
Plot: kleptomania, infidelity, mental illness, family problems, couples, dishonesty, fainting, love and romance, unfulfillment, crumbling marriage, power relations, hypnosis ...
Time: 90s
Place: tokyo, hong kong, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.5
 343
Steaming (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Steaming is the final film directed by Joseph Losey. It was adapted from Nell Dunn's play by Patricia Losey and Nell Dunn. It is about three women who meet regularly in a steam room and decide to fight its closure.
Style: sexual, talky, realistic, serious, sincere
Plot: gender, singleness, parents and children, family relations, love and romance, couples, single parent, friendship, best friends, feminism, friends, turkish bath ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Upstairs, Downstairs (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Upstairs, Downstairs is a British television drama series originally produced by London Weekend Television and revived by the BBC. It ran on ITV in 68 episodes divided into five series from 1971 to 1975. Set in a large townhouse in Edwardian, First ...
Style: stylized, serious, touching, realistic
Plot: maid, butler, lifestyle, power relations, rich and poor, couple relations, love and romance, social differences, society, high society, couples, family life ...
Time: 1900s, 1910s, 20s, 30s, 20th century ...
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Naked Lunch (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, UK, Japan
Duration: 115 min.
Story: After developing an addiction to the substance he uses to kill bugs, an exterminator accidentally murders his wife and becomes involved in a secret government plot being orchestrated by giant bugs in an Islamic port town in Africa.
Style: surreal, disturbing, sexual, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: seduction, writing, murder, bug, hallucination, exterminator, hallucinations, drug abuse, addiction, strong sexual content, couples, postmodernism ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s
Place: usa, new york, north africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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