Movies like Before Midnight

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Before Midnight (2013)
 7.9
 159K
Before Midnight (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Greece
Duration: 109 min.
Story: We meet Jesse and Celine nine years on in Greece. Almost two decades have passed since their first meeting on that train bound for Vienna.
Style: philosophical, meditative, sexy, cerebral, atmospheric, romantic, intense, sentimental, thought provoking, emotional ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: couple relations, summer vacation, marriage, romance, hotel room, hotel, midlife crisis, love, relationships, writers, hopes, existentialism, friends, relationship vs career, sex, female nudity, jealousy, dinner, vacation, introspection, love story, divorce, time travel, parenthood, middle aged ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: greece, paris france, mediterranean sea, chicago illinois, vienna

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Most similar movies to Before Midnight

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out melancholic, realistic, sexy and enigmatic films with plots about storytelling, couples, dialogue, relationships, loneliness, love and life philosophy mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like Before Midnight: Before Sunrise (1995), Before Sunset (2004), Her (2013), One Day (2011), Closer (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 8.1
 309K
Before Sunrise (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Austria
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: philosophical, emotional, thought provoking, sexy, feel good ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, teens, girls' night
Plot: chance meeting, destiny, relationships, romance, tourist, fall in love, coincidence, french, love, teenage girl, one night stand, love story ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: vienna, europe, austria, paris france, france ...
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88%
 8.1
 265K
Before Sunset (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, France
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Nine years ago two strangers met by chance and spent a night in Vienna that ended before sunrise. They are about to meet for the first time since. Now they have one afternoon to find out if they belong together.
Style: philosophical, emotional, romantic, sexy, touching ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: romance, love story, lovers reunited, relationships, love and romance, couples, destiny, introspection, lifestyle, road not taken, unfulfilled love, encounter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, france, europe, new york, warsaw poland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.0
 612K
Her (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: In the not so distant future, Theodore, a lonely writer purchases a newly developed operating system designed to meet the user's every needs. To Theodore's surprise, a romantic relationship develops between him and his operating system. ...
Style: philosophical, futuristic, melancholic, touching, clever ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: loneliness, artificial intelligence, love, philosophy, existentialism, human nature, a.i., unlikely relationship, cyberspace, romance, unlikely couple, relationship problems ...
Time: future, near future, 21st century, 2030s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.0
 154K
One Day (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A romantic comedy centered on Dexter and Emma, who first meet during their graduation in 1988 and proceed to keep in touch regularly. The film follows what they do on July 15 annually, usually doing something together.
Style: romantic, sentimental, emotional, touching, sad ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: love, friendship, best friends in love, love and romance, male female friendship, couples, ambition, opposites attract, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, introspection, love story, best friend ...
Time: 80s, 90s, contemporary, 21st century, 20th century ...
Place: london, england, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Joel Barish, heartbroken that his girlfriend underwent a procedure to erase him from her memory, decides to do the same. However, as he watches his memories of her fade away, he realises that he still loves her, and may be too late to correct his ...
Style: surreal, psychological, mind bending, romantic, philosophical ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens, chick flick
Plot: memory, amnesia, love, surrealism, memory loss, loneliness, introspection, love story, alternate reality, borderline personality disorder, relationships, existentialism ...
Time: future, 2000s, 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.2
 220K
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, cynical, erotic, intellectual, sexual ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: infidelity, love triangle, adultery, love affair, stripper, love, love at first sight, sex, romance, relationships, betrayal, marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, europe, new york, manhattan new york city, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.2
 11K
Facing Windows (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, Turkey, Portugal, UK
Duration: 102 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: psychological, emotional, enigmatic, sincere, realistic ...
Plot: friendship, redemption, gay, self discovery, fall in love, love affair, compassion, romance, family problems, haunted by the past, memory loss, memory ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: italy, rome italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.6
 10K
Five Times Two (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: sexy, enigmatic, non-linear, psychological, stylized ...
Plot: divorce, sex, adultery, infidelity, rape, wedding, romance, childbirth, relationships, up and down relationship, family life, family problems ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france, sardinia, europe, sicily ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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 6.6
 62K
Like Crazy (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A British college student falls for an American student, only to be separated from him when she's banned from the U.S. after overstaying her visa.
Style: romantic, sincere, touching, emotional, sad ...
Audience: chick flick, teens, date night, girls' night
Plot: long distance relationship, romance, love, forceful separation, relationships, love story, parents, couples, fall in love, immigration, lovers apart, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 70s
Place: los angeles, california, england, london, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 5.8
 29K
To the Wonder (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: After falling in love in Paris, Marina and Neil come to Oklahoma, where problems arise. Their church's Spanish-born pastor struggles with his faith, while Neil encounters a woman from his childhood.
Style: philosophical, emotional, stylized, melancholic, non-linear ...
Plot: crumbling marriage, romance, love triangle, love story, love, love affair, starting over, couple relations, homecoming, introspection, affair, troubled marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, paris france, oklahoma, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 6.5
 49K
Last Night (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The story follows a married couple, apart for a night while the husband takes a business trip with a colleague to whom he's attracted. While he's resisting temptation, his wife encounters her past love.
Style: melancholic, thought provoking, heartbreaking, touching, talky ...
Audience: chick flick, teens, date night
Plot: infidelity, adultery, temptation, love story, romance, love and romance, relationships, old love, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend reunion, love, character study, trust ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, paris france, philadelphia, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
We Don't Live Here Anymore (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Married couple Jack and Terry Linden are experiencing a difficult period in their relationship. When Jack decides to step outside the marriage, he becomes involved with Edith, who happens to be the wife of his best friend and colleague, Hank Evans. ...
Style: emotional, stylized, touching, psychological, sincere ...
Plot: infidelity, marriage, extramarital affair, friendship, adultery, cheating wife, betrayal, lust, cheating, forbidden love, character study, love affair ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, europe, portland oregon, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
All the Real Girls (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: In a small North Carolina town, Paul, a womanizer, meets Noel, a confused intellectual returning home for the first time in years since she left for boarding school. The film depicts the typical romance of a good girl and a bad boy, in an ...
Style: romantic, sexy, melancholic, atmospheric, sincere ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, date night
Plot: small town, romance, coming of age, womanizer, regret, existentialism, depression, love, introspection, crumbling relationship, human nature, relationships ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: north carolina, southern usa, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
Jack Goes Boating (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A limo driver's blind date sparks a tale of love, betrayal, friendship, and grace centered around two working-class New York City couples.
Style: sexy, emotional, thought provoking, romantic, melancholic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, adultery, romance, loneliness, love story, multiple storylines, complex characters, character study, lifestyle, looking for love, couple relations, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, harlem, seattle, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
My Life Without Me (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain, Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A Pedro Almodovar production in which a fatally ill mother with only two months to live creates a list of things she wants to do before she dies with out telling her family of her illness.
Style: sad, romantic, philosophical, touching, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: terminal illness, secret love, cancer, love and romance, death, dealing with death, parents and children, infidelity, hospital, relationships, life & death, love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
An Affair of Love (1999)
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: erotic, talky, sexy, sexual, visually appealing ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: sex, sexual relations, love, love affair, romance, sex scene, strong sexual content, hotel, happy ending, writers, love story, obsession ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: tokyo, europe, paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
 7.5
 10K
Open Hearts (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Denmark
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Cecilie and Joachim are about to get married when a freak car accident leaves Joachim disabled, throwing their lives into a spin. The driver of the other car, Marie, and her family don’t get off lightly, either. Her husband Niels works in the ...
Style: atmospheric, realistic, touching, sexy, romantic ...
Plot: adultery, infidelity, love story, hospital, relationships, love, extramarital affair, destructive relationship, car accident, crumbling marriage, life philosophy, love triangle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: tokyo, denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
 6.7
 23K
Elegy (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Cultural critic David Kepesh finds his life -- which he indicates is a state of "emancipated manhood" -- thrown into tragic disarray by Consuela Castillo, a well-mannered student who awakens a sense of sexual possessiveness in her teacher.
Style: sexy, sincere, erotic, suspenseful, enigmatic ...
Plot: older man younger woman relationship, age difference, teacher student sex, obsession, teachers and students, sexuality, infidelity, romance, love and romance, hedonism, adultery, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: manhattan new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
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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, emotional, melancholic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: wedding, infidelity, love story, romance, couples, lovers reunited, destiny, bridesmaid, couple relations, unfulfilled love, love and romance, introspection ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, london, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
 7.6
 9K
Summer (1986)
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, sexy, art house, affectionate ...
Plot: boredom, female nudity, solitude, summer, self discovery, friendship, summer vacation, children, brutality, catastrophe, loneliness, french ...
Time: 80s
Place: paris france, tokyo, ireland, france, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
 6.8
 922
Déjà Vu (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: L.A. shop owner Dana and Englishman Sean meet and fall in love at first sight, but Sean is married and Dana is to marry her business partner Alex.
Style: romantic, sexy, affectionate, poignant, visually appealing ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night
Plot: destiny, love, romance, true love, adultery, death, memory, obsession, relationships, culture clash, beautiful scenery, runaway ...
Place: paris france, middle east, poland, israel, london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
 6.3
 24K
Shopgirl (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Mirabelle is a disenchanted salesgirl and aspiring artist who sells gloves and accessories at a department store. She has two men in her life: wealthy divorcée Ray Porter and struggling musician Jeremy. Mirabelle falls in love with the glamorous ...
Style: touching, realistic, emotional, reflective, depressing ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: romance, depression, salesman, older man younger woman relationship, love story, love, honest, fall in love, dull life, twentysomething life, unfulfillment, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, seattle, beverly hills ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
 7.1
 33K
45 Years (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: There is just one week until Kate Mercer's 45th wedding anniversary and the planning for the party is going well. But then a letter arrives for her husband. The body of his first love has been discovered, frozen and preserved in the icy ...
Style: art house, melancholic, psychological, touching, cerebral ...
Plot: marriage, old woman, secret, anniversary, aging, childless couple, death, promise, character study, husband wife relationship, haunted by the past, elderly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1962
Place: england, tokyo, usa, switzerland
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
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Great Expectations (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Loosely based on the Charles Dickens' classic novel, "Great Expectations" is a sensual tale of a young man's unforgettable passage into manhood, and the three individuals who will undeniably change his life forever. Through the ...
Style: romantic, emotional, sexy, touching, melancholic ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: art, artist, childhood, destiny, romance, love, fall in love, social differences, stranger, inheritance, understanding, painting ...
Time: 20th century, 19th century, 80s, 18th century, 70s ...
Place: new york, usa, london, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
The Unbearable Lightness of Being (1988)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 171 min.
Story: Successful surgeon Tomas leaves Prague for an operation, meets a young photographer named Tereza, and brings her back with him. Tereza is surprised to learn that Tomas is already having an affair with the bohemian Sabina, but when the Soviet ...
Style: sexy, erotic, philosophical, art house, romantic ...
Plot: sex, love, female nudity, infidelity, love triangle, waitress, voyeurism, adultery, nudity (full frontal - brief), sexual promiscuity, menage a trois, romance ...
Time: 60s, year 1968, 20th century
Place: central europe, czechoslovakia, geneva switzerland, california, ussr ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
 7.4
 4K
Faithless (2000)
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, sincere, erotic, lyrical, atmospheric ...
Plot: adultery, betrayal, infidelity, parenthood, fall in love, love affair, custody, family problems, crumbling marriage, destructive relationship, rivalry, parents and children ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: tokyo, paris france, denmark, sweden, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
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: erotic, touching, emotional, colourful, atmospheric ...
Plot: infidelity, romance, adultery, love triangle, love, tragedy, love story, husband wife relationship, nude girl, love and romance, dishonesty, love affair ...
Place: europe, italy, berlin germany, france, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
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: witty, atmospheric, emotional, touching, thought provoking ...
Plot: divorce, humiliation, faked death, marriage, obsession, funeral, love, relationships, crumbling marriage, business venture, revenge, wealth ...
Time: 90s
Place: poland, paris france, france, eastern europe, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
 6.4
 42K
The Last Kiss (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Revolves around a young couple and their friends struggling with adulthood and issues of relationships and commitment. Based on the 2001 Italian film L'ultimo bacio, directed by Gabriele Muccino.
Style: romantic, emotional, intense, sentimental, humorous ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, pregnancy, infidelity, wedding, casual sex, friendship, cheating, introspection, human nature, free spirited, power of love, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: wisconsin, new jersey, polynesia, usa, cape town south africa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
 5.9
 3K
XX/XY (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When two college students, Sam and Thea, meet Coles at a party, their mutual attraction is immediate, leading to a passionate and awkward night together, and the onset of an intensely charged bond. As they continue to push the sexual boundaries of ...
Style: melancholic, intense, psychological, touching, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: sex, infidelity, threesome, friendship, betrayal, love triangle, loneliness, complex characters, college, haunted by the past, couple relations, buddies ...
Time: year 1993, contemporary, 20th century, 21st century, 90s ...
Place: new york, london, europe, england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%