Movies like Madrigal

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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, mind bending, futuristic, talky, offbeat
Plot: surrealism, love triangle, love affair, actor's life, love and romance, fall in love, couples, couple relations, romance, sexual relations, nudity (full frontal - brief), sex, friends, writer's life, artists and showbiz, writers, urban
Time: future, contemporary, 21st century, 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 futuristic films with plots about love and romance, nudity (full frontal - brief), couples, surrealism, romance, sex and danger mostly in Sci-Fi, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Madrigal: Zenith (2010), Creative Control (2015), Mars et Avril (2012), Julie and Jack (2003), The Man Who Fell to Earth (1976). 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, experimental, serious, surreal ...
Plot: mind game, conspiracy, investigation, uncover truth, track down, obsession, society, love and romance, dishonesty, life is a bitch, crimes, fall in love ...
Time: future
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95%
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: tense, psychological, stylized, semi serious, mind bending ...
Plot: virtual reality, love affair, obsession, workplace, workplace situations, infidelity, buddies, love and romance, disorder, inventions and discoveries, dysfunctional relationship, unrequited love ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
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85%
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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, realistic ...
Plot: love triangle, friendship, mars, obsession, fall in love, musician's life, romance, philosophy, genius, aging, existentialism, love ...
Time: future
Place: canada, montreal
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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, underground film ...
Plot: couple relations, unlikely couple, love and romance, artificial intelligence, dull life, friends, couples, romance, dishonesty, best friends, woman in danger, destructive relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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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, meditative ...
Plot: space and aliens, supernatural romance, alien life-form, disorder, benign alien, secret identity, mysterious character, fish out of water, nudity (full frontal - brief), satire, humanity, alien invasion ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, new mexico
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72%
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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: serious, surreal, stylized, atmospheric, bleak ...
Plot: androids and robots, life is a bitch, chase, rivalry, mad scientist, man versus machine, society, inventions and discoveries, disorder, computer system, future dystopia, murder ...
Time: future
Place: poland
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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: surreal, serious, psychological, mind bending, emotional ...
Audience: date night
Plot: coma, confronting the past, virtual reality, surrealism, love and romance, couple relations, bittersweet, couples, haunted by the past, true love, love, unconsciousness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
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65%
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
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64%
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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, experimental, non-linear, mind bending ...
Plot: time travel, haunted by the past, gays and lesbians, writer's life, journalism, changing the past or future, bisexuality, radiation, writers, bisexual, past, jealousy ...
Time: future, 50s, 90s
Place: nevada, usa, san francisco
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54%
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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, erotic, serious, futuristic, bleak ...
Plot: lolita, rebelliousness, future dystopia, sexual relations, society, life is a bitch, couples, surrender, time travel, imprisonment, alien abduction, alien ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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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, surreal, serious, stylized, mind bending ...
Plot: supernatural, heist, mystery, crimes, supernatural ability, letter, supernatural power, murder, parallel world, theft, caravan, midget ...
Place: europe
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52%
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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: atmospheric, suspenseful, tense, futuristic, stylized ...
Plot: against the odds, survival, rebellion, future dystopia, escapades, life is a bitch, fighting the system, social decay, chaos, wilderness, on the road, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: europe
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51%
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Supernatural (2014)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Thailand, Germany
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In a futurist world, the Thai kingdom has been transformed by ‘The Leader’ into 'the Realm of people who have done good deeds and earned merits'. It’s a nice place to be, even though the inhabitants are plagued by an indefinable ...
Style: erotic, homoerotic, avant garde, romantic, sexy ...
Plot: gay erotica, gay, erotica, gay interest, nudity (full frontal - brief), male nudity, nature, asian, gay lead character, love and romance, gay couple, love affair ...
Time: future
Place: europe
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51%
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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: tense, serious, stylized, exciting, erotic ...
Plot: life turned upside down, mysterious character, love triangle, fall in love, dull life, couples, love and romance, buddies, destructive relationship, couple relations, friendship, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: puerto rico, latin america
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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: serious, atmospheric, stylized, futuristic, bleak ...
Plot: time travel, gang, survival, distopia, social decay, future dystopia, urban ghetto life, technology gone awry, city life, apocalypse, teenage life, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: future, 19th century
Place: england, europe
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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, serious, mind bending, futuristic, tense ...
Plot: experiment, romance, impossible love, coma, brain, nudity (full frontal - brief), murder, love and romance, unfulfilled love, a vision, scientific experiment, infidelity ...
Time: 21st century
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48%
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: exciting, stylized, captivating, serious, surprise ending ...
Plot: distopia, feminism, forbidden love, totalitarian regime, sexism, escape, self sacrifice, male female relationship, love, political repression, dehumanization, chastity ...
Time: future
Place: france, paris france
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47%
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: touching, realistic, atmospheric, stylized, serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: ambition, dance school, couple relations, fall in love, couples, family relations, follow your dream, love triangle, hopes, dishonesty, teachers and students, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: singapore, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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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: surreal, psychological, mind bending, tense, atmospheric ...
Plot: hypnosis, parasite, romance, love affair, drugged, mystery, worm, dishonesty, mind game, tragic love, memory loss, brainwashing ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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47%
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: sexy, erotic, serious, futuristic, stylized
Plot: wild ride, love and romance, gender, human nature, computers and web, sexual relations, innocence lost, sexual content, lesbian sex, lesbian, erotica, female nudity ...
Time: future
⇓ 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: cloning, apocalypse, lovers on the run, romance, life is a bitch, future dystopia, couple relations, chaos, estrangement, airport, divorce, climate change ...
Time: future, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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45%
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: realistic, serious, sincere, touching, sentimental
Plot: impossible love, love affair, hopes, romance, love and romance, immigrants, society, couples, couple relations, fall in love, introspection, bittersweet ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: cuba, latin america
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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: philosophical, mind bending, surreal, psychological, thought provoking ...
Audience: date night
Plot: surrealism, depression, destiny, alternate reality, life changing experience, utopia, philosophy, parallel world, love and romance, immortality, teenage love, time ...
Time: future, 21st century, 20th century, year 1975
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43%
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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: serious, stylized, rough, exciting, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyborgs, military, rivalry, heroes, heroic mission, adventure, good versus evil, androids and robots, soldier, future dystopia, space wars, distant planet ...
Time: future, 2020s
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42%
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TekWar: TekLab (1994)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The actual sword of Excalibur has been stolen in London, and futuristic detectives Jake Cardigan and Sid Gomez are assigned to track it down and to find out who is trying to block the British reign from its rightful heir.
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, rough, exciting, serious
Plot: conspiracy, law enforcement, amateur detective, crimes, state affairs, danger
Time: future, 21st century, 2040s
Place: london, england
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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, suspenseful ...
Plot: survival, battles, isolation, doctors, distopia, society, life is a bitch, confined, future dystopia, chaos, nuclear holocaust, graphic violence ...
Time: future, near future
Place: france, paris france, california, japan
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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, melancholic, psychological ...
Plot: lesbian, love and romance, youth, society, virtual reality, romance, love, escapades, lgbt, couples, fictional reality, friendship ...
Time: future
Place: usa
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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: serious, stylized, atmospheric, psychological, futuristic ...
Plot: interracial relations, telekinesis, alternate reality, hypnosis, utopia, supernatural, society, life is a bitch, supernatural ability, future dystopia, drug abuse, alien invasion ...
Time: future
Place: portland oregon
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41%
Brown Sugar 2 (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Thailand
Duration: 103 min.
Story: From the ringing success of Brown Sugar movie, comes Brown Sugar 2 – featuring 3 new erotic short stories from 6 different directors. Each tale focuses on different aspects of love, be it jealousy, betrayal, or plain lust.
Style: realistic, sexy, surreal, erotic, atmospheric ...
Plot: love affair, couples, romance, love and romance, sexual relations, strong sexual content, dishonesty, nudity (full frontal - brief), blind man, erotica, blindness, omnibus
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: thailand, asia
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40%
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, surreal, mind bending, psychological, romantic ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: surrealism, introspection, existentialism, couple relations, love, couples, borderline personality disorder, memory loss, love and romance, amnesia, disorder, deja vu ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%