Movies like The Barber of Siberia

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The Barber of Siberia (1998)
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The Barber of Siberia (1998)
Original name: Сибирский цирюльник
Genre: Comedy, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Russia, France, Italy, Czech Republic
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Douglas is a foreign entrepreneur, who ventures to Russia in 1885 with dreams of selling a new, experimental steam-driven timber harvester in the wilds of Siberia. Jane is his assistant. On her travels, she meets two men who would change her life forever: a handsome young cadet Andrej Tolstoy with whom she shares a fondness for opera, and the powerful General Radlov who is entranced by her beauty and wants to marry her.
Style: romantic, fairy tale, touching, emotional, sentimental, harsh, epic, sexy, realistic, light ...
Plot: love triangle, imperial russia, love story, life, romance, destiny, life philosophy, cadet, exile, unfulfilled love, russian, couple relations, soldier, love affair, self sacrifice, jealousy, military academy, drunkenness, love, war, catastrophe, relationships, loneliness, obsession, first love ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century, 1800s
Place: russia, siberia, moscow russia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, touching, romantic and sexy films with plots about love and romance, romance, love, storytelling, love story, mentor and relationships mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like The Barber of Siberia: Anna Karenina (1997), Burnt by the Sun (1994), Sabrina (1995), Cyrano de Bergerac (1990), Dark Eyes (1987). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Anna Karenina (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Russia, UK
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, romantic, atmospheric, psychological, emotional ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: infidelity, beautiful scenery, romance, betrayal, cheating wife, age difference, death, love, imperial russia, russian, runaway, mentor ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1880s
Place: russia, st. petersburg russia, moscow russia
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Moscow Does Not Believe in Tears (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 150 min.
Story: This is a life story of three girlfriends from youth to autumn ages. Their dreams and wishes, love, disillusions...
Style: sentimental, touching, uplifting, realistic, emotional ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: friendship, love and romance, life, women, midlife crisis, career, women in society, love story, couple relations, life philosophy, working class, redemption ...
Time: 70s, 50s, 20th century, year 1958, 60s
Place: moscow russia, ussr, russia, china, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Burnt by the Sun (1994)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Russia, France
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Russia, 1936: revolutionary hero Colonel Kotov is spending an idyllic summer in his dacha with his young wife and six-year-old daughter Nadia and other assorted family and friends. Things change dramatically with the unheralded arrival of Cousin ...
Style: touching, captivating, stylized, sad, sexy ...
Plot: politics, communism, parents and children, stalinism, betrayal, revolution, totalitarianism, family relations, world war two, repression, symbolism, russian ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, year 1936
Place: russia, poland, ussr
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Sabrina (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: An ugly duckling having undergone a remarkable change, still harbors feelings for her crush: a carefree playboy, but not before his business-focused brother has something to say about it.
Style: feel good, sentimental, romantic, sweet, light ...
Audience: chick flick, family outing, girls' night, date night
Plot: cinderella story, age difference, millionaire, romance, love story, fall in love, workaholic, love and romance, love, sibling relationship, love triangle, couple relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: paris france, europe, new york, long island
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Cyrano de Bergerac (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: France
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Embarrassed by his large nose, a romantic poet/soldier romances his cousin by proxy.
Style: touching, witty, emotional, atmospheric, entertaining ...
Audience: date night
Plot: poet, tragic love, romance, friendship, destiny, love triangle, power of love, fall in love, disorder, dishonesty, military, love and romance ...
Time: 17th century, 18th century
Place: france, paris france, england
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Dark Eyes (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Drama
Country: Italy, Soviet Union
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Aboard a ship early in the 20th-century, a middle-aged Italian tells his story of love to a Russian. In a series of flashbacks filmed almost entirely in creams, whites, and ochers, the clownish and superfluous Romano Patroni leaves his wife's ...
Style: romantic, touching, emotional, serious, realistic ...
Plot: love, betrayal, husband wife relationship, femininity, family relations, lovers apart, couples, couple relations, love affair, impossible love, fall in love, human nature ...
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Place: russia, italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
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East/West (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Russia, Ukraine, Bulgaria, France, Spain
Duration: 121 min.
Story: June 1946: Stalin invites Russian emigres to return to the motherland. It's a trap: when a ship-load from France arrives in Odessa, only a physician and his family are spared execution or prison. He and his French wife (her passport ripped up) ...
Style: touching, heartbreaking, emotional, realistic, sentimental ...
Plot: communism, kgb, love and romance, propaganda, survival, freedom, brutality, josef stalin, runaway, tragedy, destiny, family ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, year 1946, post world war two
Place: ussr, russia, france, germany, europe ...
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How Do You Know (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: After being cut from the USA softball team and feeling a bit past her prime, Lisa finds herself evaluating her life and in the middle of a love triangle, as a corporate guy in crisis competes with her current, baseball-playing beau.
Style: romantic, light, humorous, witty, twists and turns ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: love triangle, romance, love story, life philosophy, sarcasm, destiny, fall in love, writers, shopping, love affair, ambition, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, washington d.c., new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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The Housekeeper (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After his wife leaves him for another man, Jacques hires a housekeeper, Laura, to keep his Paris apartment in order. As he starts increasing her hours and spending more time with her on her days off, Jacques is torn between the pleasure of ...
Style: sentimental, sexy, harsh, semi serious, touching ...
Plot: romance, midlife crisis, self discovery, infidelity, father daughter relationship, human nature, love affair, crumbling marriage, housekeeper, starting over, fall in love, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: france, paris france, tokyo, california, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Story of Us (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Ben and Katie Jordan are a married couple who go through hard times in fifteen years of marriage.
Style: sentimental, realistic, romantic, sweet, emotional ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: happy ending, love, relationships, women, romance, divorce, infidelity, life, bittersweet, couple relations, writers, marriage ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Jump Tomorrow (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When shy, straitlaced George (Tunde Adebimpe) meets vivacious, adorable Alicia (Natalia Verbeke), he's instantly smitten -- which puts his imminent arranged marriage in jeopardy. He vows to do the right thing, but then he falls in with Gerard ...
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: romance, destiny, unlikely couple, road trip, eccentricity, opposites attract, love triangle, introspection, looking for love, family relations, fall in love, comedy of errors ...
Time: contemporary, 70s
Place: usa, new york, nigeria
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.4
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Aloha (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A celebrated military contractor returns to the site of his greatest career triumphs and re-connects with a long-ago love while unexpectedly falling for the hard-charging Air Force watchdog assigned to him.
Style: feel good, romantic, clever, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night
Plot: family, life philosophy, destiny, romance, love, satellite, communication, love affair, happy ending, military, love interest, beautiful scenery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: hawaii, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Conversations with Other Women (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Reunited at a wedding after many years, former lovers again feel the pull of a mutual attraction neither is willing to admit. Escaping the reception for the privacy of a hotel room, the unnamed pair explore the choices of the past that led them to ...
Style: sexy, heartbreaking, light, melancholic, emotional ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: infidelity, wedding, love story, romance, lovers reunited, destiny, bridesmaid, couple relations, unfulfilled love, love and romance, couples, introspection ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Lovers' Concerto (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Lee Ji-hwan receives photographs in the mail that reminds him of how he met two girls, Shim Su-in and Kim Gyeong-heui, one summer five years ago. He shares his memories with his friend Cheol-hyeon. He recalls initially being in love with Su-in, but ...
Style: sentimental, sincere, touching, romantic, captivating ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Me You Them (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A true story that comically depicts the relationship between an ordinary woman and her three husbands, who live in the same house in a poor and arid small village of the Brazilian northeast.
Style: melancholic, road movie, stylized, light, talky ...
Plot: love triangle, adultery, destiny, runaway, dishonesty, love affair, couples, fall in love, bittersweet, polygamy, sex, extramarital affair ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Wuthering Heights (1992)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Young orphan Heathcliff is adopted by the wealthy Earnshaw family and moves into their estate, Wuthering Heights. Soon, the new resident falls for his compassionate foster sister, Cathy. The two share a remarkable bond that seems unbreakable until ...
Style: atmospheric, romantic, emotional, gothic, touching ...
Audience: girls' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Love Affair (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Ex-football star Mike Gambril meets Terry McKay on a flight to Sydney, which is forced to land on a small atoll. They become romantic on board a ship sent to take them to a larger island. They agree to meet in New York three months later to see if ...
Style: touching, emotional, sentimental, light, sweet ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
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Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
500 Days of Summer (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Tom, greeting-card writer and hopeless romantic, is caught completely off-guard when his girlfriend, Summer, suddenly dumps him. He reflects on their 500 days together to try to figure out where their love affair went sour, and in doing so, Tom ...
Style: romantic, sweet, realistic, touching, emotional ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Onegin (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 106 min.
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Style: atmospheric, romantic, sexy, clever, realistic ...
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Your Sister's Sister (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Iris invites her friend Jack to stay at her family's island getaway after the death of his brother. At their remote cabin, Jack's drunken encounter with Hannah, Iris' sister, kicks off a revealing stretch of days.
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Rand is a computer animator, who has created an artificial intelligence creature designed to interact with children and teach them responsibility. When his prototype is forced into practice at a school, Rand encounters Sarah, a teacher he was ...
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47%
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Hotel de Love (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 96 min.
Story: 10 years ago at a party, Steven thinks he sees the girl of his dreams, Melissa. Just as he's about to make his move, his twin brother Rick gets to her first and they fall in love. Steven watches his brother's relationship bloom, longing ...
Style: humorous, surreal, visually appealing, twists and turns, harsh ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: twins, love triangle, romance, farce, hotel, male nudity, culture clash, death, chase, catastrophe, desert, brutality ...
Time: 80s, 90s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Manual of Love (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Four intertwined episodes on the joys and sorrows of love.
Style: sentimental, humorous, semi serious, touching, sexy ...
Audience: date night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Letters to Juliet (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An American girl on vacation in Italy finds an unanswered "letter to Juliet" -- one of thousands of missives left at the fictional lover's Verona courtyard, which are typically answered by a the "secretaries of Juliet" -- ...
Style: romantic, touching, scenic, sentimental, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens, date night
Plot: romance, love and romance, fall in love, youth, beautiful scenery, letter, road trip, couples, love affair, vacation, looking for love, couple relations ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Dreaming of Joseph Lees (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Set in rural England in the 1950s Eva (Samantha Morton) fantasises about her handsome, worldly cousin Joseph Lees (Rupert Graves), with whom she fell in love as a girl. However, stuck in a closed community she becomes the object of someone ...
Style: sexy, emotional, harsh, reflective, artsy ...
Plot: love triangle, bittersweet, romance, obsession, interracial romance, distopia, sisters, justice, redemption, happy ending, transformation, adultery ...
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Place: england, europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Barfi! (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 151 min.
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Style: touching, feel good, sentimental, inspirational, sweet ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.3
 287
Another Life (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The South of France. Internationally famous pianist Aurore collapses one night during a performance, over-exhausted from too many concerts. Tired of music, she believes she no longer has anything to offer her public. Then she meets Jean, an ...
Style: emotional, romantic, captivating, light, humorous ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.0
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Dying Young (1991)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: After she discovers that her boyfriend has betrayed her, Hilary O'Neil is looking for a new start and a new job. She begins to work as a private nurse for a young man suffering from blood cancer. Slowly, they fall in love, but they always know ...
Style: romantic, sentimental, sad, touching, inspirational ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: romance, love story, cancer, doctors, life & death, leukemia, terminal illness, beautiful scenery, couple relations, forbidden love, human nature, social differences ...
Time: 90s
Place: oakland california
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.9
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Fall (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: For Michael Shiver, life as an easy-going cab driver in New York suddenly changes when he picks up supermodel Sarah Easton and falls head over heels in love. But Sarah has more than just passion on her mind; she also has a husband and a glamorous ...
Style: sexy, melancholic, romantic, intense, sentimental ...
Plot: romance, fall in love, destiny, love story, honest, writers, loneliness, love affair, infidelity, love and romance, extramarital affair, couples ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, paris france, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.3
 2K
Bossa Nova (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Drama
Country: Brazil, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Bossa Nova is a romantic comedy that enfolds many love convergences and divergences, in today’s Rio de Janeiro. It’s in the city’s “useless landscape” that the lonely hearts of nine characters will cross destinies and they’ll discover ...
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, romantic, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: romance, teacher, creativity, life philosophy, looking for love, beautiful scenery, family, starting over, couple relations, dancing, destiny, runaway ...
Time: 90s
Place: brazil, rio de janeiro, latin america, rome italy, argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%