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Madrigal (2007)
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Madrigal (2007)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Cuba
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Javier is an actor with an affinity for writing. When he begins his love story with Luisita, he does not know where the truth begins and ends. Fifteen years later he has converted his story into literature that relates his tragic love story in a creative way.
Style: atmospheric, serious, surreal, stylized, offbeat, mind bending, futuristic, talky
Plot: surrealism, love triangle, love affair, actor's life, couple relations, love and romance, fall in love, couples, romance, sexual relations, nudity (full frontal - brief), sex, writer's life, friends, artists and showbiz, urban, writers
Time: future, 21st century, contemporary, 2020s
Place: cuba, latin america, spain

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, stylized, atmospheric and psychological films with plots about love and romance, nudity (full frontal - brief), couples, society, surrealism, love and death mostly in Sci-Fi, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Madrigal: Zenith (2010), Happy End (2009), Creative Control (2015), Mars et Avril (2012), Julie and Jack (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Zenith (2010)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In a hellish future where human beings have become stupefied by the state of permanent happiness they have been genetically altered to experience, Jack offers relief via drugs that cause his customers the welcome phenomenon of pain. But when Jack ...
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, mind bending, surreal, psychological ...
Plot: mind game, conspiracy, uncover truth, track down, obsession, investigation, society, fall in love, life is a bitch, crimes, dishonesty, love and romance ...
Time: future
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95%
 6.2
 879
Happy End (2009)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: France, Spain
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Robinson, appropriately named as we will soon discover, is on vacation in Biarritz with his wife. What follows is the story behind the loss of his arm, a story that becomes increasingly bizarre and eventually apocalyptic, leading us down a narrative ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, mind bending, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: apocalypse, poison, virus, contamination, couple relations, chaos, couples, chases and races, love and romance, on the road, track down, obsession ...
Place: europe, france, spain
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94%
Creative Control (2015)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Smooth advertising executive David is in a relationship with yoga teacher Juliette. Then his eye is caught by Sophie, the girlfriend of his best friend Wim, a fashion photographer. Things get completely out of hand during a campaign for augmented ...
Style: psychological, stylized, tense, mind bending, atmospheric ...
Plot: virtual reality, workplace, obsession, love affair, workplace situations, infidelity, inventions and discoveries, disorder, love and romance, buddies, dysfunctional relationship, unrequited love ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
 6.0
 772
Mars et Avril (2012)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Set in a futuristic environment, "Mars et Avril" tells the story of an elderly musician and his instrument maker who both become obsessed with the same woman. She agrees to be the model for their next musical instrument but then gets lost ...
Style: atmospheric, futuristic, captivating, psychological, offbeat ...
Plot: love triangle, friendship, mars, obsession, fall in love, musician's life, romance, philosophy, aging, existentialism, spacecraft, genius ...
Time: future
Place: canada, montreal, montreal quebec canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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Julie and Jack (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In this love story with Hitchcockian overtones, a computer chip salesman meets the perfect girl (a brilliant software developer) -- and then she disappears. After Jack Livingstone (Justin Kunkle) finds Julie Romanov (Jenn Gotzon) through an Internet ...
Style: serious, realistic, psychological, captivating, contemplative
Plot: couple relations, love and romance, unlikely couple, artificial intelligence, dishonesty, best friends, romance, love affair, infidelity, singleness, impossible love, fall in love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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76%
The Man Who Fell to Earth (1976)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 139 min.
Story: Thomas Jerome Newton is an alien who comes to Earth to get water for his dying planet. He starts a high technology company to get the billions of dollars he needs to build a return spacecraft. A British science-fiction film from director Nicolas ...
Style: atmospheric, surreal, stylized, serious, cult film ...
Plot: space and aliens, supernatural romance, alien life-form, disorder, mysterious character, secret identity, benign alien, fish out of water, nudity (full frontal - brief), satire, humanity, alien invasion ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, new mexico
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73%
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Real (2013)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Koichi and Atsumi are lovers who have known each other all their lives. A year ago, however, a suicide attempt by Atsumi left her in a coma. Through 'sensing', a type of neurosurgical procedure allowing contact with the intentional aspect ...
Style: psychological, surreal, serious, emotional, mind bending ...
Audience: date night
Plot: coma, virtual reality, couple relations, love and romance, couples, true love, haunted by the past, love, fog, confronting the past, childhood friend, surrealism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
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72%
 6.7
 542
Golem (1980)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Poland
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The film is set in a terrorizing world of the future, where technology commands the movements of individuals, supervised by the doctors, carrying out a program to improve the human race. Thus, instead of doctors creating a monster, the monsters are ...
Style: stylized, bleak, futuristic, atmospheric, surreal ...
Plot: disorder, inventions and discoveries, computer system, future dystopia, life is a bitch, imaginary, rivalry, society, chases and races, androids and robots, mad scientist, man versus machine ...
Time: future
Place: poland
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67%
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Lolita 2000 (1998)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Sex is banned but lolita becomes a sexual rebel and broadcasts erotic adventures throughout the universe while satisfying her own forbidden fantasies.
Style: sexy, bleak, futuristic, sexual, serious ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), lolita, couples, life is a bitch, society, danger, surrender, future dystopia, rebelliousness, sexual relations, imprisonment, alien ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
TekWar: TekLords (1994)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Drug lords take over the empire left by convicted Sonny Hokori.
Style: futuristic, exciting, serious, rough, stylized ...
Plot: crimes, criminal heroes
Time: future, 2040s, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Sticky Fingers of Time (1997)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A 1950s author (Terumi Matthews) is transported to 1990s Brooklyn, where she meets a woman (Nicole Zaray) who reads about her life.
Style: stylized, sexy, contemplative, experimental, non-linear ...
Plot: time travel, haunted by the past, journalism, imaginary, writer's life, gays and lesbians, female director, bisexuality, radiation, changing the past or future, soul music, past ...
Time: future, 50s, 90s
Place: nevada, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.6
 102
Index Zero (2014)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: UK, Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: 2035, United States of Europe. Some humans are not sustainable anymore.
Style: suspenseful, tense, futuristic, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: survival, against the odds, fighting the system, rebellion, escapades, future dystopia, life is a bitch, chaos, danger, social decay, on the road, wilderness ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: europe
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52%
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The Distance (2014)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Spain
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A heist film unlike any you've ever seen. In his second film (following his debut Finisterrae), Sergio Caballero plays fast and loose with all the laws of genre filmmaking. The ‘distance’ in the title is the ultimate MacGuffin - the term ...
Style: atmospheric, stylized, surreal, serious, mind bending ...
Plot: supernatural, heist, mystery, supernatural ability, crimes, murder, letter, supernatural power, parallel world, telepathy, goat, midget ...
Place: europe
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52%
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Lie (2009)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Puerto Rico, Dominican Republic
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Henry is an introverted young artist who, seeking to escape the banality and violence of urban life, begins to blur the distinction between fantasy and reality.
Style: stylized, serious, tense, exciting, erotic ...
Plot: life turned upside down, mysterious character, fall in love, love triangle, buddies, love and romance, couple relations, destructive relationship, friendship, couples, dull life, misfit ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: puerto rico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Memoirs of a Survivor (1981)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Based on the acclaimed novel by Doris Lessing, this dystopian science fiction tale concerns a woman struggling to make her way in a post-apocalyptic society. D (Julie Christie) is living in a city that's at the point of collapse following a ...
Style: offbeat, bleak, futuristic, atmospheric, stylized ...
Plot: gang, survival, time travel, distopia, urban ghetto, kids in trouble, crimes, heroes, youth, society, life is a bitch, danger ...
Time: future, 19th century
Place: europe, england
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50%
Virtual Encounters (1996)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Happy birthday, Amy. Amy's boyfriend Michael gave her the deluxe, super-duper virtual encounter. This is his way of removing her inhibitions and allowing her to fulfill the desires hidden deep inside. He finds he has a real tiger by the tail.
Style: stylized, futuristic, serious, erotic, sexy
Plot: sexual content, wild ride, sexual relations, human nature, innocence lost, computers and web, gender, love and romance, tattoo, cunnilingus, male underwear, simulated blow job ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Vanishing Waves (2012)
Genre: Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Lithuania, France, Belgium
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Lucas is a scientist who works near the European experimental project that focus on advanced ‘human neuron research’. The project is to transfer neuron information from one human mind to another. Lukas is chosen to connect his mind with a ...
Style: psychological, futuristic, mind bending, serious, tense ...
Plot: experiment, romance, impossible love, imaginary, brain, coma, nudity (full frontal - brief), danger, murder, unfulfilled love, love and romance, female director ...
Time: 21st century
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47%
FAQ: Frequently Asked Questions (2004)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Spain
Duration: 82 min.
Story: France. A near and probable future. The Sisterhood of Metacontrol governs Europe. Angeline, an exemplary and irreproachable citizen has just joined the order... But her relationship with a special man, Nono, will make her question profoundly the ...
Style: captivating, serious, stylized, exciting, surprise ending
Plot: feminism, forbidden love, distopia, totalitarian regime, sexism, escape, political repression, self sacrifice, love, male female relationship, dehumanization, chastity ...
Time: future
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Dance of the Dragon (2008)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Singapore
Duration: 111 min.
Story: The story of three people whose lives are pulled into review and assessment when their paths cross. The initial sparks of what could be a new romance plays off against a couple falling out of love, a student and teacher, a father and son, a ...
Style: atmospheric, touching, realistic, stylized, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: couple relations, dance school, family relations, follow your dream, ambition, couples, fall in love, teachers and students, love triangle, love affair, love and romance, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: singapore, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
It's All About Love (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Denmark, France, Canada, Spain, USA, Japan, Sweden, UK, Italy, Germany, Netherlands
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The story of two lovers and their attempts to save their relationship in a near-future world on the brink of cosmic collapse. John, and world-famous ice skating star, Elena, are about to sign divorce papers when they realise that, in spite of ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, philosophical, enigmatic, stylized ...
Audience: date night
Plot: apocalypse, cloning, lovers on the run, romance, future dystopia, couple relations, chaos, danger, life is a bitch, estrangement, airport, divorce ...
Time: future, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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44%
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Mr. Nobody (2009)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Belgium, Germany, Canada, France, UK, Luxembourg, USA
Duration: 141 min.
Story: Nemo Nobody leads an ordinary existence with his wife and 3 children; one day, he wakes up as a mortal centenarian in the year 2092.
Style: mind bending, philosophical, psychological, thought provoking, surreal ...
Audience: date night
Plot: destiny, utopia, depression, life changing experience, alternate reality, philosophy, surrealism, parallel world, love and romance, family relations, teenage love, romance ...
Time: future, 20th century, 21st century, year 1975
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43%
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Upstream Color (2013)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A man and woman are drawn together, entangled in the lifecycle of an ageless organism. Identity becomes an illusion as they struggle to assemble the loose fragments of wrecked lives.
Style: mind bending, psychological, tense, atmospheric, surreal ...
Plot: hypnosis, parasite, romance, love affair, drugged, mystery, mind control, tragic love, memory loss, dishonesty, mind game, brainwashing ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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43%
Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Joel Barish, heartbroken that his girlfriend underwent a procedure to erase him from her memory, decides to do the same. However, as he watches his memories of her fade away, he realises that he still loves her, and may be too late to correct his ...
Style: melancholic, mind bending, psychological, surreal, offbeat ...
Audience: date night
Plot: existentialism, surrealism, introspection, love, couple relations, couples, memory loss, love and romance, deja vu, power of love, disorder, brainwashing ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Personal Belongings (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Cuba
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Young Doctor Ana lives alone because she couldn't bear to leave Cuba when her family sailed away on a raft to the US. Ernesto lives in his car with his belongings in a small case, traveling from embassy to embassy trying to fulfill his dream of ...
Style: touching, sincere, sentimental, realistic, serious
Plot: love affair, impossible love, hopes, immigrants, couples, fall in love, couple relations, introspection, society, love and romance, romance, bittersweet ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: cuba, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Last Battle (1983)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The plot explores the devastation of civilization and issues of brutality, hostility and isolation. Pierre Jolivet stars as the main character (identified only as "The Man" in the end credits) who is menaced by "The Brute" ...
Style: bleak, stylized, atmospheric, serious, experimental ...
Plot: survival, battles, isolation, distopia, chaos, danger, life is a bitch, society, confined, graphic violence, nuclear holocaust, future dystopia ...
Time: future, near future
Place: france, paris france, california, japan
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41%
The Lathe of Heaven (1980)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA, West Germany
Duration: 105 min.
Story: George Orr, a man whose dreams can change waking reality, tries to suppress this unpredictable gift with drugs. Dr. Haber, an assigned psychiatrist, discovers the gift to be real and hypnotically induces Mr. Orr to change reality for the benefit of ...
Style: stylized, futuristic, atmospheric, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: interracial relations, alternate reality, telekinesis, society, supernatural, future dystopia, hypnosis, utopia, imaginary, life is a bitch, danger, supernatural ability ...
Time: future
Place: portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Recon 2022: The Mezzo Incident (2007)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After the gruesome events on Caprini, Sharp and his elite team of tough, witty and trigger happy space Marines must now head out to the icy planet Mezzo to investigate further Ma'har activities. What they will encounter will defy their ...
Style: rough, stylized, serious, exciting, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyborgs, heroes, military, rivalry, heroic mission, adventure, space wars, future dystopia, good versus evil, androids and robots, soldier, danger ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Actual Reality (2015)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Hacker guy meets girl online in virtual reality. Guy realizes girl is a cop. Girl realizes guy is a girl. All hell breaks loose.
Style: thought provoking, sexy, captivating, contemplative, melancholic ...
Plot: lesbian, love and romance, society, love, romance, virtual reality, youth, couples, friendship, escapades, fictional reality, future dystopia ...
Time: future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Target (2011)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Russia
Duration: 158 min.
Story: In the year 2020, a group of wealthy Moscovites travel to an abandoned astrophysics complex, rumoured to have enough power to halt the process of aging.
Style: thought provoking, atmospheric, captivating, psychological, serious ...
Plot: family relations, obsession, aging, human nature, couples, elderly, escapades, utopia, youth, social differences, society, fountain of youth ...
Time: 21st century, future, 2020s
Place: russia, kazakhstan
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Earthling (2010)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: After a mysterious atmospheric event, a small group of people wake up to realize that their entire lives have been a lie. They are in fact aliens disguised as humans. Now they have to make a choice. Live amongst men, or try to find a way back home.
Style: atmospheric, thought provoking, psychological, captivating, tense ...
Plot: secret identity, human host, alien encounter, danger, alien, spacesuit, moral dilemma, society, mystery, space and aliens, lesbian, impregnation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%