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Three Colors: Red (1994)
 8.1
 79K
Three Colors: Red (1994)
Original name: Trois couleurs : Rouge
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Switzerland, France, Poland
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Part-time model Valentine meets a retired judge who lives in her neighborhood after she runs over his dog. At first the judge gifts Valentine with the dog, but her possessive boyfriend won't allow her to keep it. When she returns with the dog to the judge's house, she discovers him listening in on his neighbors' phone conversations. At first Valentine is outraged, but her debates with the judge over his behavior soon leads them to form a strange bond.
Style: atmospheric, psychological, twists and turns, touching, serious, realistic, surprise ending, meditative, enigmatic, reflective ...
Plot: judge, love affair, loneliness, model, retired, coincidence, neighbor, dog, opposites attract, french, isolation, spy, lovers, love and romance, starting over, polish, human nature, couples, young man, boyfriend, cruelty, encounter, owner, romance, bare ass ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: english channel, england, switzerland, geneva switzerland, poland, tokyo, france

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out melancholic, realistic, enigmatic and reflective films with plots about relationships, obsession, storytelling, loneliness, dialogue, love and romance and life & death mostly in Drama, Romance and Mystery genres. Some movies like Three Colors: Red: The Double Life of Veronique (1991), In the Mood for Love (2000), Lovers of the Arctic Circle (1998), The School of Flesh (1998), Beyond the Clouds (1995). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Three Colors: Blue (1993)
Genre: Drama, Music, Mystery, Romance
Country: France, Poland, Switzerland
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Julie is haunted by her grief after living through a tragic auto wreck that claimed the life of her composer husband and young daughter. Her initial reaction is to withdraw from her relationships, lock herself in her apartment and suppress her pain. ...
Style: atmospheric, emotional, psychological, serious, realistic ...
Plot: loss of child, stripper, cat, loss of spouse, pianist, grief, infidelity, neighbor, musician, secret, composer, pain ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: france, europe, paris france, poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Double Life of Veronique (1991)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Music, Mystery, Romance
Country: France, Poland, Norway
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Veronique is a beautiful young French woman who aspires to be a renowned singer; Weronika lives in Poland, has a similar career goal and looks identical to Veronique, though the two are not related. The film follows both women as they contend with ...
Style: psychological, touching, mind bending, realistic, serious ...
Plot: french, singer, polish, self discovery, music, fan, psychic, romance, love and romance, lookalikes, encounter, gender ...
Time: 90s, year 1990, 1990s
Place: poland, france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
In the Mood for Love (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A melancholy story about the love between a woman and a man who live in the same building and one day find out that their husband and wife had an affair with each other. More and more the two meet during their daily lives as they determine that they ...
Style: atmospheric, melancholic, art house, psychological, emotional ...
Plot: infidelity, love affair, loneliness, newspaper, adultery, marriage, forbidden love, extramarital affair, coincidence, neighbor, romance, guilt ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, 20th century, year 1966, year 1962
Place: hong kong, singapore, asia, shanghai, japan ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Lovers of the Arctic Circle (1998)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Otto and Ana are kids when they meet each other. Their names are palindromes. They meet by chance, people are related by chance. A story of circular lives, with circular names, and a circular place (Círculo polar) where the day never ends in the ...
Style: clever, realistic, touching, sentimental, tense ...
Plot: coincidence, destiny, coming of age, pilot, snow, romance, youth, friends, step siblings, young lovers, human nature, friendship ...
Time: 90s
Place: scandinavia, australia, finland, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Three Colors: White (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Switzerland, France, Poland
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Polish immigrant Karol Karol finds himself out of a marriage, a job and a country when his French wife, Dominique, divorces him after six months due to his impotence. Forced to leave France after losing the business they jointly owned, Karol enlists ...
Style: dark humor, witty, clever, cynical, humorous ...
Plot: funeral, french, vengeance, phone sex, faked death, hairdresser, odd, cons and scams, unfulfilled love, social misfits, rich and poor, unfulfillment ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: poland, france, europe, warsaw poland, hong kong ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The School of Flesh (1998)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: France, Luxembourg, Belgium
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In Paris, Dominique, a middle-aged fashion professional, solicits the services of the handsome Quentin , a bisexual bartender and prostitute who is 15 years her junior. After they first sleep together, their business transaction becomes transformed ...
Style: erotic, sexual, realistic, serious, sincere ...
Plot: obsession, infidelity, love, sex, violence, fashion, romance, lifestyle, gender, society, gays and lesbians, love and romance ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: france, morocco, paris france, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Beyond the Clouds (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Germany, Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Made of four short tales, linked by a story filmed by Wim Wenders. Taking place in Ferrara, Portofino, Aix en Provence and Paris, each story, which always a woman as the crux of the story, invites to an inner travel, as Antonioni says "towards ...
Style: touching, erotic, gloomy, sexual, psychological ...
Plot: love triangle, infidelity, romance, love affair, dishonesty, couples, human nature, lovers reunited, filmmaking, midlife crisis, unfulfilled love, sexual relations ...
Place: europe, italy, france, mexico, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 7.2
 11K
Time (2006)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Japan, South Korea
Duration: 97 min.
Story: To save her relationship, a woman puts herself through extensive plastic surgery.
Style: psychological, realistic, serious, stylized, atmospheric ...
Plot: obsession, love affair, disappearance, romance, friendship, unfulfillment, couple relations, love and romance, friends, obsessive quest, couples, surgery ...
Time: contemporary
Place: asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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A Short Film About Love (1988)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Poland
Duration: 87 min.
Story: 19-year-old Tomek whiles away his lonely life by spying on his opposite neighbour Magda through binoculars. She's an artist in her mid-thirties, and appears to have everything - not least a constant stream of men at her beck and call. But when ...
Style: sexual, realistic, clever, biting, gloomy ...
Plot: passionate interest, unfulfilled love, polish, stalking, obsession, voyeurism, love, dishonesty, couples, fall in love, unfulfillment, destructive relationship ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: poland, europe, warsaw poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 8.1
 234K
Before Sunrise (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Austria, Switzerland
Duration: 101 min.
Story: On his way to Vienna, American Jesse meets Céline, a student returning to Paris. After long conversations forge a surprising connection between them, Jesse convinces Celine to get off the train with him in Vienna. Since his flight to the U.S. ...
Style: talky, intellectual, realistic, witty, romantic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: coincidence, french, tourist, fall in love, young lovers, romance, romancing partners, vacation, stranger, young man, encounter, naivete ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: austria, vienna, paris france, budapest hungary, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
A Man and a Woman (1966)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A man and a woman meet by accident on a Sunday evening at their childrens' boarding school. Slowly, they reveal themselves to each other, finding that each is a widow.
Style: sentimental, touching, serious, stylized, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: romance, fall in love, couple relations, love and romance, love affair, looking for love, couples, school, train, widower, widow, love ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.3
 18K
Lantana (2001)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Australia, Germany
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Plagued with grief over the murder of her daughter, Valerie Somers suspects that her husband John is cheating on her. When Valerie disappears, Detective Leon Zat attempts to solve the mystery of her absence. A complex web of love, sex and deceit ...
Style: talky, psychological, realistic, clever, emotional ...
Plot: infidelity, cheating, murder, investigation, disappearance, police detective, confession, jealousy, dancer, psychiatrist, divorce, police ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Princess and the Warrior (2000)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Young nurse Sissi lives a secluded life entirely devoted to her patients at Birkenhof asylum. Her first encounter with ex-soldier and drifter Bodo has a lasting impact. He causes an accident in which he provides first aid, Sissi wonders if he may be ...
Style: emotional, stylized, atmospheric, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: romance, opposites attract, coincidence, therapy, rejection, gas station, bank robbery, nurse, destiny, heist, crimes, clinic ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: germany, australia, sydney australia, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 8.0
 96K
Talk to Her (2002)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Two men share an odd friendship while they care for two women who are both in deep comas.
Style: psychological, sincere, captivating, surreal, emotional ...
Plot: friendship, rape, coma, suicide, tragic love, hospital, obsession, tragic event, ballet, life is a bitch, self destructing, starting over ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: spain, europe, madrid, jordan, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.5
 13K
The Apartment (1996)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: France, Spain, Italy
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A stylish suspense thriller that confounds the audience while presenting them with an extraordinary and elusive mystery. Max is a former playboy who has decided to settle down by marrying his current love, Muriel. However, during a business trip, ...
Style: psychological, clever, sexy, realistic, stylized ...
Plot: obsession, love, intrigue, infidelity, apartment, voyeur, cafe, mystery, romance, dishonesty, obsessive quest, love triangle ...
Time: 90s
Place: montmartre paris, paris france, france, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.5
 58K
Rust and Bone (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Put in charge of his young son, Ali leaves Belgium for Antibes to live with his sister and her husband as a family. Ali's bond with Stephanie, a killer whale trainer, grows deeper after Stephanie suffers a horrible accident.
Style: touching, realistic, captivating, gloomy, serious ...
Plot: accident, disability, french, single parent, tragic event, dog, boxing, surveillance camera, killer whale, redemption, surveillance, romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, french riviera, riviera, cote d'azur, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.2
 91K
Broken Flowers (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: France, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: As the devoutly single Don Johnston is dumped by his latest girlfriend, he receives an anonymous pink letter informing him that he has a son who may be looking for him.
Style: sentimental, gloomy, touching, offbeat, sincere ...
Plot: midlife crisis, culture clash, self discovery, search, on the road, neighbor, letter, amateur detective, bachelor, anonymous letter, old love, haunted by the past ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: sweden, france, new jersey, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.3
 3K
Chinese Box (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Japan, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The story of Hong Kong, from New Year's Day to June 30th, 1997, when the British left their colony and turned it over to the People's Republic of China.
Style: atmospheric, gloomy, sentimental, realistic, serious ...
Plot: politics, romance, couples, terminal illness, unfulfillment, couple relations, love and romance, fall in love, city life, introspection, urban, society ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: hong kong, asia, china, north korea, beijing china
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Look Both Ways (2005)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: During one unusually hot weekend, four friends struggle after hearing some life-changing news.
Style: realistic, touching, clever, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: pregnancy, terminal illness, museum, parents and children, love and romance, romance, sexual relations, couple relations, human nature, thirtysomething life, family relations, journalism ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Japanese Story (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Against the background of an Australian desert landscape, so much space and so few people, Sandy, a geologist, and Hiromitsu, a Japanese businessman, play out a story of human inconsequence in the face of the blistering universe. The end of the ...
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, sincere, atmospheric ...
Plot: culture clash, desert, romance, opposites attract, isolation, wilderness, society, unlikely couple, love and romance, confined, interracial relations, female partner ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia, sydney australia, japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Personal Velocity (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Three women's escapes from their afflicted lives. Each struggles to flee from the men who confine their personal freedom.
Style: psychological, gloomy, touching, sincere, serious ...
Plot: hitchhiker, pregnancy, youth, domestic violence, self discovery, starting over, couples, love affair, destructive relationship, couple relations, love and romance, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york, india, norway, harvard university ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.7
 8K
5x2 (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: As young French couple Gilles and Marion officially separate, we see, in reverse order, the milestone moments in their relationship: Gilles revealing his unfaithfulness at a tense dinner party; Marion giving birth to their premature son while Gilles ...
Style: realistic, sincere, serious, gloomy, tense ...
Plot: divorce, rape, infidelity, marriage, sex, voyeurism, cheating wife, romance, wedding, couples, family problems, introspection ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, sicily, paris france, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Those Who Love Me Can Take the Train (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Friends of painter Jean-Baptiste Emmerich gather at a Paris railroad station for a four-hour journey to Limoges, where Emmerich wanted to be buried. The dozen travelers include art historian François and his lover Louis, who develops an interest in ...
Style: realistic, talky, psychological, serious, touching ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, gays and lesbians, contests and competitions, dealing with death, couple relations, love and romance, couples, friends, midlife crisis, gender, haunted by the past, transvestism ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, france, paris france, egypt, cambodia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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 7.4
 10K
Facing Windows (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, Turkey, Portugal, UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Overburdened and stuck in a greying marriage, Giovanna takes to caring for a Jewish Holocaust survivor her husband brings home. As she begins to reflect on her life, she turns to the man who lives across from her.
Style: emotional, realistic, psychological, serious, sincere ...
Plot: redemption, friendship, memory, ghetto, accountant, old man, holocaust survivor, crumbling marriage, love affair, haunted by the past, memory loss, couple relations ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, 1940s
Place: italy, europe, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 7.8
 94K
The Best Offer (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Virgil Oldman is a world renowned antiques expert and auctioneer. An eccentric genius, he leads a solitary life, going to extreme lengths to keep his distance from the messiness of human relationships. When appointed by the beautiful but emotionally ...
Style: psychological, serious, twist ending, captivating, atmospheric ...
Plot: loneliness, forgery, mysterious character, obsession, collector, painting, love and romance, high society, old friend, cons and scams, solitude, estate ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 18th century
Place: italy, europe, prague czech republic, vienna
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 7.6
 216K
The Reader (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 124 min.
Story: The story of Michael Berg, a German lawyer who, as a teenager in the late 1950s, had an affair with an older woman, Hanna, who then disappeared only to resurface years later as one of the defendants in a war crimes trial stemming from her actions as ...
Style: psychological, bleak, emotional, melancholic, compassionate ...
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, sexuality, sexual relations, age difference, trial, first love, unlikely couple, female prisoner, guilt, secret, student, haunted by the past ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 60s, 1990s, 1940s ...
Place: germany, europe, israel, west berlin west germany, hamburg germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.1
 19K
Random Hearts (1999)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: After the death of their loved ones in a tragic plane crash 'Harrison Ford' and Kristin Scott Thomas find each others keys in each others loved ones posessions and realize that they were having an affair and must figure out all the ...
Style: emotional, sentimental, serious, realistic, psychological ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: infidelity, death of husband, love affair, death, death of wife, police detective, politician, police sergeant, starting over, politics, dishonesty, state affairs ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia, usa, new hampshire
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.1
 25K
Julieta (2016)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The film spans 30 years in Julieta’s life from a nostalgic 1985 where everything seems hopeful, to 2015 where her life appears to be beyond repair and she is on the verge of madness.
Style: classic literature, melancholic, enigmatic, reflective, dramatic ...
Plot: mother daughter relationship, childhood, death, guilt, friendship, loneliness, depression, hospital, marriage, secret, single mother, female friendship ...
Time: 1990s, 2010s
Place: spain, galicia, portugal
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Late August, Early September (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A story about the transition from late youth to early maturity, the film follows several friends and lovers as they come to make decisions on how to live their lives--getting a job more in harmony with ones ideals, committing to a lover, giving up a ...
Style: talky, emotional, realistic, tense, psychological ...
Plot: friendship, midlife crisis, human nature, friends, unfulfillment, love and romance, hopes, romance, life is a bitch, couple relations, couples, terminal illness ...
Time: 90s
Place: paris france, tokyo, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.3
 189K
Closer (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A witty, romantic, and very dangerous love story about chance meetings, instant attractions, and casual betrayals. Two couples disintegrate when they begin destructive adulterous affairs with each other.
Style: sexy, intellectual, melancholic, psychological, cynical ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love triangle, infidelity, adultery, divorce, love affair, marriage, photographer, obsession, depression, passionate interest, love at first sight, romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, europe, england, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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