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Tango Bar (1987)
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Tango Bar (1987)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: Argentina, Puerto Rico
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After many years, Ricardo and Antonio, two former partners, will reunite in their Tango Bar in Buenos Aires. Ricardo, the partner still owning the bar, reminiscences the days of their old show "Esto es Tango" while waiting for Antonio.
Style: serious, realistic, anthology
Plot: politics, love triangle, reunion, friendship, love and romance, artists and showbiz, world, intrigue, latin, political unrest, folk hero, state affairs, dancer's life, love, dancing, musician, military, male female relationship, singing, song, dictator, singer, tango, dancer, nightclub ...
Time: 80s
Place: argentina, buenos aires argentina

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, stylized and captivating films with plots about love and romance, romance, couples, love, love triangle, friendship and dancing mostly in Drama, Romance and Musical genres. Some movies like Tango Bar: Tango (1998), Nuts for Love (2000), Out of Tune (2008), One from the Heart (1981), One Love (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Tango (1998)
Genre: Drama, Musical
Country: Spain, Argentina
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A dangerous love affair inspires a director to create the most spectacular and bodly seductive dance film ever made. 1998 Oscar Nominee Best Foreign Language Film.
Style: atmospheric, stylized, realistic, serious, sexy ...
Plot: rehearsal, love, dancer, tango, rivalry, love and romance, gangsters, dancer's life, music, love triangle, romance, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 90s
Place: latin america, argentina
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95%
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Nuts for Love (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Argentina, Spain
Duration: 103 min.
Story: En 1975, unos meses antes del comienzo de la dictadura militar argentina, Alicia y Marcelo se conocen en un concierto de Sui Géneris. El amor surge inmediatamente entre ellos, pero el retorno del novio de Alicia provoca la separación. En 1982, en ...
Style: touching, emotional, sincere, serious, realistic ...
Plot: lovers reunited, reunion, social differences, love affair, romance, state affairs, love and romance, politics, couples, destiny, unfulfilled love, political unrest ...
Place: argentina
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83%
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Out of Tune (2008)
Genre: Drama, Musical
Country: Brazil
Duration: 139 min.
Story: 'Slightly Out Of Tune' is about a group of friends who come of age during the political turmoil that plagued Brazil in the 1960's and 70's. Together, these musicians form a band called "Os Desafinados" and become a part ...
Style: serious, realistic, sentimental, touching
Plot: friendship, love triangle, rise to the top, ambition, fall in love, rivalry, desire for fame, society, rising to stardom, love and romance, youth, musician's life ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: brazil, rio de janeiro, new york
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75%
One from the Heart (1981)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Hank and Frannie don't seem to be able to live together anymore. After a five-year relationship, lustful and dreamy Fanny leaves down-to-earth Hank on the anniversary of their relationship. Each one of them meets their dream mate, but as bright ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, atmospheric, sentimental, futuristic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: circus performer, fourth of july, romance, catastrophe, self discovery, starting over, love affair, fall in love, couple relations, looking for love, apocalypse, working class ...
Time: 80s
Place: las vegas, nevada, usa, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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One Love (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Argentina
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A summer vacation in the 70s. Lalo and Bruno are teenagers doing nothing on days full of nothing. But on a hot and humid afternoon, and without asking for permission, Lisa arrives smashing more than the letargy of the town. Thirty years later Lisa ...
Style: realistic, contemplative, emotional, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: love triangle, friendship, romance, reunion, friends, teenage love, haunted by the past, unfulfilled love, unfulfillment, sex scene, jealousy, midlife crisis ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 70s, 20th century
Place: argentina, latin america
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71%
The Tango Lesson (1997)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: UK, France, Argentina, Germany, Netherlands, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: On a trip to Paris Sally meets Pablo, a tango dancer. He starts teaching her to dance then she returns to London to work on some "projects". She visits Buenos Aires and learns more from Pablo's friends. Sally and Pablo meet again but ...
Style: sentimental, epic, atmospheric, stylized, realistic ...
Plot: dance, tango, dancing, dancer, introspection, showbiz, latin, performer's life, couple relations, obsession, artists and showbiz, dancer's life ...
Time: 90s
Place: argentina, paris france, london, latin america, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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Oh, My Love (2007)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 142 min.
Story: Orphaned and homeless Ranbir Raj re-locates to a small town and orders a glass of milk in the RK Bar. He befriends a prostitute by the name of Gulabji, who invites him to spend the night with her, and when he refuses, she re-directs him to Lillian ...
Style: touching, sentimental, stylized, realistic, serious ...
Plot: prostitute, friendship, love and romance, tragic love, love affair, couple relations, fall in love, couples, hopes, small town life, destiny, haunted by the past ...
Time: contemporary
Place: india, asia
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63%
The Lost City (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 144 min.
Story: In Havana, Cuba in the late 1950's, a wealthy family, one of whose sons is a prominent nightclub owner, is caught in the violent transition from the oppressive regime of Batista to the Marxist government of Fidel Castro. Castro's regime ...
Style: touching, captivating, stylized, sincere, serious ...
Plot: revolution, politics, nightclub, fidel castro, rebellion, love and romance, idealism, family problems, dictatorship, chaos, political unrest, hopes ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s
Place: cuba, latin america, havana cuba
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52%
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One Last Dance (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In the wake of tragedy, a renowed New York dance company is on the brink of collapse. After leaving the dance world for good, Travis, Chrissa, and Max are pulled in to resurrect the dance that shattered their careers. They have one last chance to ...
Style: serious, realistic, romantic, sexy
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: dance school, lifestyle, follow your dream, romance, dancer's life, performer's life, love and romance, teenage love, showbiz, redemption, ambition, artists and showbiz ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Moonlight Serenade (2009)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A jazz musician performs alongside a coat check girl with a beautiful voice in this musical drama from director Giancarlo Tallarico. By day Nate earns his living as a financial manager, but when night falls, he helps the girl with her singing career ...
Style: sexy, serious, realistic, sentimental, stylized
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: jazz, couples, artists and showbiz, fall in love, love affair, romance, love and romance, musician's life, fired from the job, musician, singer, sexual content ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Satin Rouge (2002)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: Tunisia, France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: After the death of her husband, Lilia's life revolves solely around her teenage daughter, Salma. Whilst looking for Salma late one night, Lilia stumbles upon a belly dance cabaret and though initially reserved and taken aback by the culture of ...
Style: serious, realistic, sincere, touching
Audience: girls' night
Plot: cabaret, nightclub, fall in love, self discovery, starting over, love and romance, hopes, destructive relationship, dysfunctional family, couples, family relations, family problems ...
Time: contemporary
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48%
Make Your Move (2013)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: South Korea, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A pair of star-crossed dancers in New York find themselves at the center of a bitter rivalry between their brothers' underground dance clubs.
Style: exciting, sexy, realistic, serious, captivating
Audience: teens
Plot: dancer's life, love and romance, ambition, romance, youth, young lovers, contests and competitions, nightlife, artists and showbiz, rivalry, lifestyle, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Hipsters (2008)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: Russia
Duration: 130 min.
Story: In this hit Russian musical, a group of friends flaunts Soviet authority in 1950s Moscow by embracing jazz. When Communist Mels falls for Polly, a free-spirited jazz fan, he risks losing his party membership by associating with her rebellious crew.
Style: captivating, stylized, humorous, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: youth, singing, politics, against the rules, love and romance, counterculture, subculture, rebellion, rock, adoption, state affairs, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: moscow russia, ussr, soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Happiness & Tears (2001)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 210 min.
Story: Orthodox Indian, Raichand, would like his two sons to live together with him and his wife, and get married to girls' of his choice. One of his sons, Rahul, is adopted, while Rohan is his real son. Rahul falls in love with a poor Indian girl ...
Style: serious, realistic, emotional, sentimental, gloomy ...
Plot: bollywood, forbidden love, reunion, reconciliation, family tradition, estrangement, longing, love and romance, couple relations, misfit, social misfits, arranged marriage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
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46%
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Bromance (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Argentina
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When three friends go on a camping trip in a remote part of Argentina, sexual tensions quickly bubble to the surface. Once in virtual seclusion by the beach, Juli, also camping at the site, quickly recognises that that the boys seem to have a closer ...
Style: sexy, lgbt cinema, psychological, contemplative, humorous ...
Plot: gay, friendship, gay interest, male nudity, love triangle, reunion, youth, love, lgbt, love and romance, videotaping, video camera ...
Place: argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Kisna: The Warrior Poet (2005)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 171 min.
Story: The film is set in the India of the tumultuous 1930's when nationalists fighting for the country's independence rose up as one, urging the British to quit. At this time, a young Indian, Kisna befriends and then shields a British girl ...
Style: touching, emotional, serious, captivating, realistic
Plot: forbidden love, love triangle, chase, social differences, woman in danger, couple relations, political unrest, fall in love, family relations, society, romance, state affairs ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s, 20th century, 30s, 40s
Place: india, new delhi
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Burning Patience (1983)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: West Germany, Portugal
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Based on Skármeta's book, this is the story of a poor postman in Isla Negra who befriends Pablo Neruda and asks his help writing poems to the woman of his dreams.
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, atmospheric
Plot: politics, friends, friendship, love affair, looking for love, fall in love, small town, artists and showbiz, love and romance, lifestyle, writer's life, state affairs ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: chile, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Yash Chopra's Moonlight (1989)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 186 min.
Story: Chandni was a blockbuster in 1989 and is one of the most successful films of Indian cinema. The huge profits of this musical brought an end to director Yash Chopra's lean phase. The platinum success of its music was instrumental in ending the ...
Style: emotional, sentimental, serious, realistic
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love triangle, wedding, disability, renewed love, fall in love, social differences, love affair, true love, bollywood, unfulfilled love, lovers apart, couples ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: asia, india, switzerland
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Karmen Gei (2001)
Genre: Musical, Romance, Drama
Country: Senegal, France, Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Bizet's Carmen gets a modern adaptation. Seducting, provocating, sensual. All the ingredients for a perfect drama. With her charm, Karmen gets out of many situations.
Style: stylized, psychological, serious, captivating, sexy ...
Plot: escape, jazz, femme fatale, murder, women's prison, dangerous attraction, love and romance, dishonesty, couples, destructive relationship, obsession, prison life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: senegal, africa
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40%
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Red Rose (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Iran, Greece
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A politically complacent middle-aged man and a young pro-democracy activist debate about the future of their country while hiding from the police, in this fascinating drama that blends scripted scenes with on-the-ground footage from Iran’s 2009 ...
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, thought provoking
Plot: political unrest, idealism, state affairs, politics, life is a bitch, society, husband wife relationship, violence, female director, extramarital affair, cigarette smoking, female nudity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: iran, tehran iran
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39%
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Burlesque (2010)
Genre: Drama, Music, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: The Burlesque Lounge has its best days behind it. Tess, a retired dancer and owner of the venue, struggles to keep the aging theater alive, facing all kinds of financial and artistic challenges. With the Lounge's troupe members becoming ...
Style: sexy, melancholic, entertaining, romantic, twists and turns ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, chick flick
Plot: cabaret, performer's life, desire for fame, backstage, nightclub, follow your dream, ambition, dancing, nightlife, love and romance, stripper, dancer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa, iowa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.8
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Cabaret (1972)
Genre: Drama, Music, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Inside the Kit Kat Club of 1931 Berlin, starry-eyed singer Sally Bowles and an impish emcee sound the clarion call to decadent fun, while outside a certain political party grows into a brutal force.
Style: stylized, sentimental, serious, captivating, atmospheric ...
Plot: cabaret, political unrest, transvestism, love triangle, stockings, opposites attract, fascism, fireplace, politics, bisexuality, world war two, culture clash ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s
Place: germany, berlin germany, europe, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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The Promise (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, France, Switzerland
Duration: 115 min.
Story: East-Berlin, 1961, shortly after the erection of the Wall. Konrad, Sophie and three of their friends plan a daring escape to Western Germany. The attempt is successful, except for Konrad, who remains behind. From then on, and for the next 28 years, ...
Style: realistic, touching, sentimental, sincere, emotional ...
Plot: politics, romance, fall in love, terminal illness, love affair, political unrest, bittersweet, unfulfillment, society, love and romance, social differences, couple relations ...
Time: 80s, 60s, 1960s, 1920s
Place: germany, europe, prague, german democratic republic, berlin germany ...
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39%
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Listen to Me (1989)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: It was the best time of their lives. A kid from Oklahoma. An immigrant's daughter. A senator's son, a society girl, and a college professor with a dream. They had one thing in common...the will to win. A group of college debaters learn ...
Style: serious, realistic, contemplative, touching, sincere
Plot: friendship, college life, politics, opposites attract, love, college, romance, contests and competitions, love and romance, ambition, society, hopes ...
Time: 80s
Place: washington d.c., usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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: emotional, realistic, serious, touching
Plot: tragic love, love affair, romance, love triangle, infidelity, sexual content, social differences, society, political unrest, unfulfillment, state affairs, anti semitism ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century
Place: europe, switzerland
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38%
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Lorna Doone (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
Story: The year is 1675. England is threatened by religious and political rivalries. King Charles II's Catholic brother, James, is next in line for the throne, but many Protestants put their faith in Charles' illegitimate son, The Duke of ...
Style: realistic, emotional, stylized, captivating, serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: revenge, romance, love and romance, state affairs, uninhibited rivalry, forbidden love, political unrest, vengeance, love, rivalry, politics, countryside ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: england, scotland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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 6K
Coming Home (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: China, France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Lu and Feng are a devoted couple forced to separate when Lu is arrested and sent to a labor camp as a political prisoner during the Cultural Revolution. He finally returns home only to find that his beloved wife no longer remembers him.
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, touching, atmospheric
Plot: labor camp, love and romance, hopes, political unrest, reunion, crime and punishment, couples, breakup, family problems, state affairs, political prisoner, amnesia ...
Time: 20th century
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Desire (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain, Argentina
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In 1945 Spain a young man with Nazi contacts fell in love with a left wing family woman.
Style: sentimental, captivating, serious, stylized, realistic
Plot: love affair, love triangle, dangerous attraction, nazism, state affairs, society, political unrest, romance, infidelity, love and romance, couples, dishonesty ...
Time: 30s, 1930s
Place: madrid, europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.7
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The Portrait (2017)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: Philippines
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A musical tale about two impoverished sisters' anguish over whether or not to sell the final masterpiece of their recluse father days before the second world war, in Manila.
Style: sincere, captivating, touching, serious, twists and turns ...
Plot: bourgeoisie, love interest, love, intrigue, romantic obsession, social issues, friendship, young man, sister sister relationship, betrayal, deception, greed ...
Time: 1940s
Place: manila philippines
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34%
Pure Country 2: The Gift (2010)
Genre: Drama, Music, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Three angels bestow the gift of song to a young girl, who must follow a series of rules in order hold on to it during her rise to fame and fortune.
Style: realistic, sincere, sentimental, serious, contemplative
Plot: country, friendship, desire for fame, musician's life, americana, love and romance, rise to the top, music, lifestyle, overnight success, friends, fall in love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, tennessee, austin texas, dallas texas, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%