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The Crown Prince (2006)
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The Crown Prince (2006)
Original name: Kronprinz Rudolf
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Austria, France, Germany, Italy
Duration: 180 min.
Story: A great Empire, once famous for its enlightened traditions, is taken over by a ruthless political establishment. Religious fundamentalists and national separatists are tearing at the fabric of its liberal society. Under the influence of his conservative advisors, the Emperor fails to initiate the reforms that could save the Empire from annihilation. One man alone can avert the cataclysm to come. The year is 1888 and the 600-year-old Empire of Austria-Hungary is at a cross-road of history. Crown-Prince Rudolf, son of fabled Empress Sisi, the most beautiful woman of her time, is the man with the vision and the ability to lead his Empire into the 20th century. Yet his enemies, the all-powerful Prime Minister first and foremost, scheme to isolate Rudolf from his father and from access to power. Against the backdrop of one of the most dangerous, exciting and colorful periods in history, at the dawn of the modern age...
Style: atmospheric, epic, serious, realistic
Plot: heroes, forbidden love, politics, family relations, couple relations, betrayal, tragic love, parents and children, love and romance, royal family, infidelity, fall in love, empress, love affair, intrigue, social differences, society, couples, dishonesty, political unrest, tragic hero, state affairs, unfulfillment, palaces castles and temples, romance ...
Time: 1890s
Place: austria, europe

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, emotional and stylized films with plots about love and romance, couples, romance, society, couple relations, infidelity and dishonesty mostly in Drama, Romance and History genres. Some movies like The Crown Prince: Anna and the King (1999), Queen Margot (1994), Mayerling (1968), Mad Love (2001), Anna Karenina (1985). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Anna and the King (1999)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 148 min.
Story: The story of the romance between the King of Siam (now Thailand) and the widowed British school teacher Anna Leonowens during the 1860s. Anna teaches the children and becomes romanced by the King. She convinces him that a man can be loved by just ...
Style: serious, captivating, stylized, emotional, romantic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: royal family, love and romance, fall in love, interracial relations, opposites attract, culture clash, social differences, politics, royal court, forbidden love, parents and children, couple relations ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: thailand, asia, burma, southeast asia, england
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Queen Margot (1994)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: France, Italy, Germany
Duration: 159 min.
Story: The night of August 24, 1572, is known as the Massacre of St. Bartholomew. In France a religious war is raging. In order to impose peace a forced wedding is arranged between Margot de Valois, sister of the immature Catholic King Charles IX, and the ...
Style: epic, bleak, atmospheric, gloomy, realistic ...
Plot: politics, forbidden love, royal family, political intrigue, intrigue, romance, incest, murder, parents and children, love and romance, state affairs, poisoning ...
Time: 16th century, middle ages, renaissance
Place: france, europe, paris france, spain, england ...
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Mayerling (1968)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK, France
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Crown Prince Rudolf of Austria (Omar Sharif) clashes with his father, Emperor Franz Joseph I of Austria (James Mason), over implementing progressive policies for their country. Ava Gardner plays his mother Empress Elisabeth. Rudolf soon feels he is ...
Style: realistic, serious, emotional, touching, gloomy ...
Plot: tragic love, forbidden love, revolution, infidelity, politics, cinderella story, master and servant, power relations, dishonesty, love affair, couples, family life ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: austria, italy, england, europe, venice
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
 6.7
 3K
Mad Love (2001)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Spain, Italy, Portugal, France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The love story who transformed Juana I de Castilla, Queen of Spain, into Juana "The mad". The tragic fate of a Queen madly in love to an unfaithful husband, Felipe el Hermoso, Archduke of Austria.
Style: sexual, realistic, captivating, serious, gothic ...
Plot: betrayal, politics, infidelity, intrigue, love and romance, obsession, unfulfillment, romance, state affairs, fall in love, dishonesty, couples ...
Time: 1500s, 18th century, 1920s
Place: spain, austria, europe, flanders, portugal ...
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66%
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Anna Karenina (1985)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Tragic Anna leaves her cold husband for dashing Count Vronsky in 19th-century Russia.
Style: epic, realistic, gloomy, psychological, serious ...
Plot: infidelity, betrayal, tragic love, dull life, family relations, romance, fall in love, destructive relationship, unfulfillment, love and romance, social differences, society ...
Time: 19th century
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Best Intentions (1992)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: Sweden, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, UK, Italy, Norway, Iceland
Duration: 182 min.
Story: The story of Ingmar Bergman's parents. In 1909, poor theology student Henrik Bergman falls in love with Anna Åkerbloom, the daughter of a rich family in Uppsala. After their wedding Henrik becomes a priest in the north of Sweden. After a few ...
Style: realistic, gloomy, touching, emotional, serious ...
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60%
The Far Pavilions (1984)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 315 min.
Story: Story of forbidden love in 1800's India set against the revolution for India's freedom from England.
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: forbidden love, fall in love, interracial relations, romance, adventure, state affairs, love and romance, culture clash, intrigue, opposites attract, love triangle, racism ...
Time: victorian, 19th century
Place: india, asia, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 7.7
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Ludwig (1973)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Italy, France, West Germany, Monaco
Duration: 238 min.
Story: A history of Ludwig, king of Bavaria, from his crowning in 1864 until his death in 1886.
Style: gloomy, serious, stylized, atmospheric, captivating ...
Plot: empress, mentally unstable, gender, family relations, palaces castles and temples, betrayal, politics, rise and fall, tragic hero, life is a bitch, dishonesty, family life ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s, 1860s, 1880s
Place: austria, europe, bavaria
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57%
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The Last September (1999)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: France, UK, Ireland
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In 1920s Ireland, an elderly couple reside over a tired country estate. Living with them are their high-spirited niece, their Oxford student nephew, and married house guests, who are trying to cover up that they are presently homeless. The niece ...
Style: realistic, emotional, serious, psychological, gloomy
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⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Lady Caroline Lamb (1972)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK, Italy
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Lady Caroline Lamb, dissatisfied in her marriage, has an affair with the dashing Romantic poet Lord Byron.
Style: realistic, serious, sexual
Plot: love triangle, infidelity, obsession, politics, fall in love, dishonesty, political unrest, love affair, head of state, prodigy, forbidden love, intrigue ...
Time: 19th century, victorian
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⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Wuthering Heights (1992)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 105 min.
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Style: emotional, atmospheric, gloomy, serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
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Time: 19th century, 18th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Kiss Me Again (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 139 min.
Story: A look at the lives of Carlo, Giulia, and their friends some 10 years after the events of L'Ultimo bacio.
Style: realistic, serious, emotional
Audience: date night
Plot: crumbling marriage, love and romance, couple relations, breakup, family life, couples, love affair, family problems, dishonesty, parents separation, unfulfillment, true love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Belle du Seigneur (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Luxembourg, Germany, Belgium, Switzerland, UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: English-language adaptation of Albert Cohen's epic Swiss tale of a tortured love affair between a high-ranking Jewish official and the protestant wife of one of his employees.
Style: touching, realistic, serious, emotional
Plot: love triangle, infidelity, cheating wife, tragic love, social differences, society, political unrest, love affair, love and romance, unfulfillment, state affairs, romance ...
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The Soong Sisters (1997)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
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Duration: 145 min.
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Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: USA, France
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
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Duration: 180 min.
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Style: serious, stylized, epic, realistic
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⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Elvira Madigan (1967)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Sweden
Duration: 91 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
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Style: serious, touching, realistic
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Time: 1930s, 1920s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy, Germany
Duration: 180 min.
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Style: realistic, serious, stylized, clever
Plot: fall in love, writer's life, love and romance, wartime life, romance, artists and showbiz, vengeance, infidelity, love triangle, society, lifestyle, innocence lost ...
Time: 19th century
Place: switzerland, france, europe, paris france, black sea
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Ferdinando and Carolina (1999)
Genre: Comedy, History
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: On his death bed in the 1820s, King Ferdinando I of Naples tries to escape the ghosts of his bloody kingship by remembering his younger days, when he was allowed to go hunting and have fun, and inventing love games. Then he was obliged to marry Mary ...
Style: realistic, epic, semi serious, humorous, sexy
Plot: couple relations, manipulations, love and romance, romance, master and servant, unfulfillment, couples, royal family, dishonesty, empress, family relations, true love ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s
Place: italy, austria, naples italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Mystery of Oberwald (1980)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, West Germany
Duration: 129 min.
Story: A hunted man breaks into the castle at Oberwald to kill the Queen, but faints before doing so. He is Sebastian, the splitting image of the King who was assassinated on his wedding day. The Queen discovers that Sebastian once wrote a subversive poem ...
Style: psychological, serious, stylized, atmospheric, captivating ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Victoria & Albert (2001)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 200 min.
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Style: captivating, sentimental, serious, realistic, stylized ...
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Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian england, victorian era
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Sentimental Destinies (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Switzerland
Duration: 180 min.
Story: In late nineteenth century Charante, Protestant minister Jean Barnery causes local disquiet when he arranges a separation from his obsessive wife...
Style: gloomy, serious, realistic
Plot: factory, family business, couple relations, romance, fall in love, unfulfillment, crumbling marriage, parents and children, infidelity, couples, love affair, forbidden love ...
Time: 1900s, 1910s, 30s, 20s, 1920s ...
Place: switzerland, france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Sally Hemings: An American Scandal (2000)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 251 min.
Story: Epic television miniseries exploring the complicated relationship of Thomas Jefferson and slave Sally Hemings, who conducted a 38 year love affair, spanning an ocean, ultimately producing children, grandchildren, and lots of controversy.
Style: sincere, realistic, bleak, serious, epic
Plot: true love, idealism, opposites attract, dishonesty, slavery, heroes, couples, society, social differences, interracial relations, state affairs, romance ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s, 1800s
Place: france, europe, virginia, washington d.c., paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Anna Karenina (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
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: psychological, emotional, atmospheric, sentimental, sexy ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: infidelity, tragic love, love triangle, destructive relationship, romance, betrayal, fall in love, unfulfillment, couple relations, family relations, love and romance, crumbling marriage ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: russia, moscow russia, saint petersburg
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Tess of the D'Urbervilles (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Thomas Hardy's classic epic remains one of the most popular novels, this TV adaptation vividly depicts the powerful tale of a peasant girl whose life is torn apart by the love and jealousy of two men. Justine Waddell stars as the hapless Child ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, emotional, gloomy, realistic
Plot: innocence lost, couple relations, uninhibited rivalry, rich and poor, romance, village life, intrigue, infidelity, couples, love and romance, life is a bitch, tragic love ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian england, 1800s, victorian era
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Scarlett (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, USA, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Austria
Duration: 360 min.
Story: The greatest love story ever told began with Gone with the Wind and continues in this sweeping epic sequel, as Scarlett, Rhett and a host of unforgettable characters go from tragedy to triumph in an action-packed saga of international scope
Style: serious, stylized, captivating, romantic, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love and romance, parents and children, couples, couple relations, family relations, romance, society, fall in love, infidelity, civil war, star crossed lovers, tragic love ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s, victorian era
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Torrents of Spring (1989)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France, Italy
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In 1840, a young Russian aristocrat, Dimitri Sanin, is returning home after a long tour of Europe. In Germany, he falls in love with a beautiful pastry shop girl, Gemma Rosselli, who soon starts sharing his feelings. They decide to get married and, ...
Style: gloomy, sexual, emotional, clever, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: betrayal, love triangle, estate, crumbling marriage, sexual relations, infidelity, power relations, true love, femme fatale, unfulfillment, love and romance, master and servant ...
Time: 19th century
Place: russia, europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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The Bridge (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Actor Gerard Depardieu co-directed this drama about a married woman who falls in love with another man. Mina is a movie buff with a husband, Georges, who's out of work, and a 15-year-old son, Tommy. While Mina works part-time as a domestic for ...
Style: gloomy, emotional, serious, realistic
Plot: infidelity, looking for love, unfulfillment, parents and children, fall in love, couple relations, romance, love and romance, crumbling marriage, love triangle, family problems, love affair ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: europe, france, normandy
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%