Movies like Three Colors: Red

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Three Colors: Red (1994)
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Three Colors: Red
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, meditative, twists and turns, serious, enigmatic, reflective, colourful, melancholic, realistic, art house ...
Plot: loneliness, isolation, french, friendship, surveillance, destiny, betrayal, opposites attract, redemption, judge, relationships, love affair, romance, storytelling, solitude, existentialism, life & death, philosophy, life philosophy, love, art, love and romance, dialogue, obsession, love story ...
Time: 90s
Place: poland, english channel, tokyo, france, geneva switzerland, england
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A Short Film About Love
Drama, Romance
Poland
86 min.
 8.3
Three Colors: White
Comedy, Drama, Romance
Switzerland, France, Poland
91 min.
 7.7
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out melancholic, talky, enigmatic and reflective films with plots about dialogue, loneliness, storytelling, art, relationships, life & death and life philosophy mostly in Drama, Romance and Mystery genres. Some movies like Three Colors: Red: The Double Life of Veronique (1991), Lovers of the Arctic Circle (1998), A Short Film About Love (1988), Talk to Her (2002), The Princess and the Warrior (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Three Colors: Blue
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, psychological, emotional, gloomy, serious ...
Plot: solitude, french, classical music, memory, hospital, loneliness, music, life & death, dealing with death, relationships, isolation, death ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: europe, france, poland, paris france
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System:   95%
    User:   100%
 
The Double Life of Veronique
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: melancholic, serious, psychological, reflective, enigmatic ...
Plot: music, self discovery, french, death, loneliness, life & death, storytelling, doppelganger, metaphysics, existentialism, romance, magic realism ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: poland, france, europe, paris france
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System:   68%
    User:   69%
 
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Three Colors: White
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Switzerland, France, Poland
Duration: 91 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, clever, witty, cynical, semi serious ...
Plot: vengeance, french, marriage, divorce, revenge, death, obsession, funeral, relationships, loneliness, rivalry, love ...
Time: 90s
Place: poland, france, europe, warsaw poland, hong kong ...
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System:   66%
    User:   74%
 
Lovers of the Arctic Circle
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, atmospheric, serious, melancholic, reflective ...
Plot: destiny, romance, coming of age, love, male nudity, adolescence, school, young lovers, coincidence, love story, storytelling, childhood ...
Time: 90s
Place: spain, scandinavia, finland, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   48%
 
A Short Film About Love
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Poland
Duration: 86 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: realistic, clever, sexual, bleak, serious ...
Plot: obsession, voyeurism, love, stalking, loneliness, adultery, relationships, love story, unfulfilled love, tragedy, pornography, life philosophy ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: europe, poland
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    User:   46%
 
 8.0
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Talk to Her
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: emotional, stylized, psychological, serious, melancholic ...
Plot: friendship, hospital, obsession, rape, sexual abuse, loneliness, coma, suicide, male nudity, couple relations, postmodernism, relationships ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, europe, madrid, latin america, jordan
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System:   45%
    User:   37%
 
The Princess and the Warrior
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, atmospheric, stylized, captivating, serious ...
Plot: destiny, heist, loneliness, romance, male nudity, hospital, obsession, german, love and romance, storytelling, love story, existentialism ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: germany, sydney australia, europe, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   34%
 
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 7.8
 5K
Summer
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A lonely Parisian woman comes to terms with her isolation and anxieties during a long summer vacation.
Style: talky, realistic, semi serious, touching, melancholic ...
Plot: friendship, self discovery, loneliness, solitude, romance, relationships, existentialism, fall in love, obsession, love and romance, character study, unlikely friendships ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, france, ireland, tokyo, normandy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   44%
 
 8.1
 224K
Before Sunrise
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, witty, romantic, realistic, intellectual ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: romance, destiny, memory, wine, fall in love, dialogue driven, love story, relationships, love, dialogue, loneliness, hotel ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: vienna, austria, budapest hungary, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   42%
 
 7.5
 3K
Faithless
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Sweden, Italy, Germany, Finland, Norway
Duration: 142 min.
Story: Scripted by Ingmar Bergman, this very personal film is about a destructive affair which wrecks the marriage of an actress (Marianne) and musician (Markus). Wanting to continue the affair, Marianne moves in with her lover. But she is tormented by ...
Style: psychological, serious, gloomy, melancholic, reflective ...
Plot: infidelity, adultery, betrayal, loneliness, relationships, swedish, guilt, romance, love affair, marriage, parents and children, solitude ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: denmark, france, sweden, tokyo, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   36%
 
The School of Flesh
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: sexual, erotic, serious, psychological, sincere ...
Plot: obsession, romance, love, sex, infidelity, violence, fashion, relationships, betrayal, marriage, adultery, fall in love ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: france, tokyo, morocco, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   34%
    User:   29%
 
 7.5
 12K
The Apartment
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: clever, sexy, serious, psychological, romantic ...
Plot: obsession, love, romance, mystery, mistaken identity, voyeurism, chase, twists & turns, secrets, storytelling, relationships, fall in love ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, tokyo, montmartre paris, paris france
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System:   34%
    User:   40%
 
Japanese Story
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, serious, realistic, melancholic, reflective ...
Plot: culture clash, desert, romance, australian, death, unlikely couple, wilderness, loneliness, isolation, existentialism, relationships, life & death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia, japan, tokyo, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   32%
    User:   27%
 
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Come Undone
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Story of two gorgeous, young French boys who begin a passionate relationship that boils over and threatens to destroy both their lives. Shy Mathieu is 18-years-old and on summer vacation in the south of France. He spends his days lazily sunning ...
Style: sexual, emotional, serious, sentimental, reflective ...
Plot: gay, depression, coming of age, romance, male nudity, dysfunctional family, suicide attempt, hospital, innocence lost, loneliness, relationships, pornography ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: europe, france, frankfurt germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
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    User:   31%
 
Wings of Desire
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: West Germany, France
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Wings of Desire is Wim Wender’s artistically beautiful film about the lonely and immortal life of angels during a post-war Berlin. It’s a poetic journey from the perspective of the angels of which one falls in love with a living woman and wants ...
Style: surreal, atmospheric, touching, stylized, meditative ...
Audience: date night
Plot: immortality, german, existentialism, philosophy, love, self discovery, angel, loneliness, humanity, supernatural romance, life & death, beautiful scenery ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: europe, germany, west germany, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   31%
    User:   27%
 
In the Mood for Love
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, stylized, melancholic, serious, meditative ...
Plot: infidelity, adultery, loneliness, romance, marriage, neighbor, newspaper, love, relationships, love story, love affair, unfulfilled love ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s, year 1962, year 1966
Place: hong kong, asia, shanghai, singapore, cambodia ...
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System:   31%
    User:   34%
 
 7.0
 2K
Gabbeh
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Iran, France
Duration: 75 min.
Story: An elderly couple go about their routine of cleaning their gabbeh (a intricately-designed rug), while bickering gently with each other. Magically, a young woman appears, helping the two clean the rug. This young woman belongs to the clan whose ...
Style: stylized, atmospheric, serious, epic, melancholic ...
Plot: couple relations, poetry, teacher, parents and children, loneliness, village life, romance, village, new wave, pornography, family life, art ...
Place: iran, middle east, japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   30%
    User:   26%
 
The Widow of Saint-Pierre
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 112 min.
Story: In 1850, on the isolated French island of Saint-Pierre, a murder shocks the natives. Two fishermen are arrested. One of them, Louis Ollivier, dies in custody. The other, Neel Auguste, is sentenced to death by the guillotine. The island is so small ...
Style: emotional, serious, compassionate, enigmatic, gloomy ...
Plot: redemption, murder, island, prison, love, romance, human nature, death penalty, marriage, love story, death, beautiful scenery ...
Time: 19th century, 1950s, 1850s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   30%
    User:   24%
 
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 7.2
 89K
Broken Flowers
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA, France
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: road movie, serious, melancholic, enigmatic, reflective ...
Plot: self discovery, culture clash, road trip, loneliness, storytelling, on the road, philosophy, midlife crisis, obsessive quest, deadpan, existentialism, relationships ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new jersey, tokyo, sweden, france
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System:   29%
    User:   32%
 
 7.9
 14K
L'Eclisse
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 126 min.
Story: A young woman meets a vital young man, but their love affair is doomed by the man's materialistic nature.
Style: bleak, serious, enigmatic, melancholic, meditative ...
Plot: loneliness, greed, obsession, art, human nature, love, relationships, existentialism, couple relations, romance, destructive relationship, storytelling ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: italy, europe, usa, los angeles, tokyo
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System:   29%
    User:   26%
 
 7.2
 11K
Time
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, atmospheric, serious, melancholic, stylized ...
Plot: obsession, romance, friendship, identity, insanity, relationships, love story, existentialism, love, psychology, loneliness, storytelling ...
Time: contemporary
Place: asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   29%
    User:   26%
 
 6.7
 8K
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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: serious, gloomy, tense, realistic, reflective ...
Plot: divorce, marriage, infidelity, romance, wedding, french, adultery, hotel, betrayal, relationships, crumbling marriage, strong sexual content ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, sicily, italy, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   28%
    User:   31%
 
 7.1
 16K
Exotica
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In the upscale Toronto strip club Exotica, dancer Christina is visited nightly by the obsessive Francis, a depressed tax auditor. Her ex-boyfriend, the club's MC, Eric, still jealously pines for her even as he introduces her onstage, but Eric ...
Style: sexual, erotic, sexy, psychological, serious ...
Plot: redemption, obsession, voyeurism, sex, haunted by the past, drinking, death, relationships, murder, pornography, complex characters, nudity (topless - notable) ...
Time: 90s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   28%
    User:   28%
 
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An Affair of Love
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Switzerland, Belgium, Luxembourg
Duration: 80 min.
Story: They recount their impressions to the Interviewer. They met through a magazine ad, She and He. They corresponded through the Internet. He responded to her ad seeking someone to fulfil her fantasy for "a pornographic affair". This is their ...
Style: sexual, talky, erotic, serious, enigmatic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: romance, sex, hotel, sexuality, sexual relations, strong sexual content, relationships, pornography, love story, loneliness, love and romance, voyeurism ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: france, europe, tokyo, paris france
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System:   28%
    User:   30%
 
Beyond the Clouds
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Germany, Italy
Duration: 112 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, serious, gloomy, art house ...
Plot: romance, male nudity, hotel, death, love, adultery, human nature, beautiful scenery, relationships, loneliness, gunfight, pornography ...
Place: italy, europe, mexico, france, paris france
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System:   28%
    User:   30%
 
 7.9
 31K
Jules and Jim
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In Paris, before WWI, two friends, Jules (Austrian) and Jim (French) fall in love with the same woman, Catherine. But Catherine loves and marries Jules. After the war, when they meet again in Germany, Catherine starts to love Jim... This is the ...
Style: talky, atmospheric, sexy, serious, enigmatic ...
Plot: friendship, obsession, romance, love, marriage, love triangle, french, relationships, destructive relationship, unlikely friendships, love story, loneliness ...
Time: 1910s, 20s, 30s, 20th century, post world war one ...
Place: france, europe, paris france, germany
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System:   28%
    User:   30%
 
 6.3
 3K
Chinese Box
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, serious, realistic, melancholic, enigmatic ...
Plot: romance, culture clash, death, city life, love, love and romance, adultery, love story, urban, obsession, relationships, society ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: hong kong, china, asia, beijing china, north korea
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System:   28%
    User:   28%
 
Breaking the Waves
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Denmark, Sweden, France, Netherlands, Norway, Iceland, Spain
Duration: 159 min.
Story: In a small and conservative Scottish village, a woman's paralytic husband convinces her to have extramarital intercourse so she can tell him about it and give him a reason for living.
Style: bleak, emotional, disturbing, psychological, sexual ...
Plot: obsession, god, disability, love, depression, guilt, sacrifice, voyeurism, religion, redemption, strong sexual content, priest ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: scotland, europe
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System:   27%
    User:   29%
 

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Country: France, Liechtenstein, Switzerland, Germany, USA
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