Movies like Thieves

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Thieves (1996)
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Thieves (1996)
Original name: Les voleurs
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 117 min.
Story: In the middle of the night, someone brings Ivan's body home to his wife and his sad-faced, jug-eared son. Through flashbacks, the film discloses the relationships among Ivan and his brother Alex, a cop with a cleanliness fetish; siblings Juliette and Jimmy, Ivan's partners in a seedy nightclub; the love triangle of Alex, Juliette, and Marie, a professor of philosophy; and of Alex and his nephew, Ivan's dour, stoic son. Ivan's death changes every relationship.
Style: erotic, neo noir, sexy, serious, philosophical, macabre, enigmatic, bleak, unusual plot structure, bloody ...
Plot: lesbian, obsession, love triangle, crimes, murder, lesbian sex, male nudity, love, catastrophe, gay, gangsters, heist, twists and turns, relationships, women, loneliness, lgbt, violence, hitman, writers, betrayal, brothers, hotel, adultery, tragedy ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: france, alps, lyon, paris france

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Most similar movies to Thieves

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, melancholic, sexy and visually appealing films with plots about dialogue, catastrophe, nudity (full frontal - brief), storytelling, mentor, brutality and relationships mostly in Drama, Romance and Crime genres. Some movies like Thieves: Pola X (1999), My Favorite Season (1993), Young Adam (2003), Burnt Money (2000), Alice and Martin (1998). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Pola X (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Switzerland, Germany, Japan
Duration: 134 min.
Story: A writer leaves his upper-class life and journeys with a woman claiming to be his sister, and her two friends.
Style: sexy, erotic, disturbing, meditative, serious ...
Plot: incest, penetration, romance, existentialism, erotica, mysterious character, femme fatale, human nature, nudity (full frontal - brief), chaos, introspection, erection ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, paris france, europe, germany, normandy
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My Favorite Season (1993)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Old woman Berthe leaves her house to live in her daugter Emilie's one. Emilie and her brother Antoine have fallen out three years ago and have not seen each other since, but Emilie invites him for Christmas. Memories will come up, and will be ...
Style: sexy, psychological, stylized, disturbing, thought provoking ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, nudity (full frontal - brief), children, hospital, aging, father daughter relationship, sexual abuse, marriage, sisters, existentialism, parenthood, multiple storylines ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, france
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100%
 6.4
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Young Adam (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK, France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A young drifter working on a river barge disrupts his employers' lives while hiding the fact that he knows more about a dead woman found in the river than he admits.
Style: erotic, sexy, enigmatic, neo noir, disturbing ...
Plot: adultery, infidelity, murder, cuckold, destructive relationship, couple relations, mysterious character, character study, nudity (full frontal - brief), murder mystery, court case, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 50s, year 1954
Place: scotland, glasgow scotland, europe, edinburgh scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.1
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Burnt Money (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Argentina, Spain, Uruguay
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Set in Argentina in 1965, the story follows the tumultuous relationship between two men who became lovers and ultimately ruthless bank robbers in a notoriously famous footnote in the annals of crime history. After a large-scale hold-up that turns ...
Style: erotic, intense, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: gay, heist, lgbt, betrayal, crimes, male nudity, gay erotica, runaway, obsession, character study, culture clash, life philosophy ...
Time: 60s, year 1965, 90s, 70s
Place: argentina, spain, latin america, uruguay, buenos aires argentina ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Alice and Martin (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Spain
Duration: 124 min.
Story: At the age of 20, Martin leaves his home town and comes to Paris, where he fortunately becomes a model by chance. He meets Alice, his brother's friend, and falls in love with her. They start a passionate relationship, although Martin remains ...
Style: melancholic, enigmatic, emotional, psychological, romantic ...
Plot: secrets, betrayal, runaway, loneliness, love and romance, haunted by the past, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, romance, brother brother relationship, male model, lgbt, older woman younger man relationship ...
Time: 90s
Place: paris france, france, spain, europe
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40%
La séparation (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In Paris, Pierre and Anne have been living together for a couple of years and they have the eighteen months son Loulou, who stays with the nanny Laurence during the day while they work. Their best friends are the couple Victor and Claire, who also ...
Style: psychological, sexy, poignant, allegory, affectionate ...
Plot: betrayal, adultery, dysfunctional family, infidelity, glbt, transsexual, melancholy, love triangle, bittersweet, nudity (full frontal - brief), transformation, art ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, paris france, argentina, europe
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36%
The Postman Always Rings Twice (1981)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: West Germany, USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: This remake of the 1946 movie of the same name accounts an affair between a seedy drifter and a seductive wife of a roadside cafe owner. This begins a chain of events that culminates in murder. Based on a novel by James M. Cain.
Style: neo noir, sexy, erotic, atmospheric, suspense ...
Plot: betrayal, adultery, crimes, infidelity, romance, femme fatale, sex, obsession, murder, nudity (full frontal - brief), love affair, sexual content ...
Time: 20th century, 1930s
Place: usa, california, los angeles
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100%
The Woman Next Door (1981)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Madame Jouve, the narrator, tells the tragedy of Bernard and Mathilde. Bernard was living happily with his wife Arlette and his son Thomas. One day, a couple, Philippe and Mathilde Bauchard, moves into the next house. This is the accidental reunion ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, captivating, thought provoking, sexy ...
Plot: neighbor, adultery, obsession, love triangle, romance, crimes of passion, love story, lovers reunited, dishonesty, couples, destructive relationship, infidelity ...
Time: 1920s, 19th century, 80s, 20th century
Place: france, tokyo, middle east, paris france, rio de janeiro
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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 7.6
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Happiness (1965)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Though married to the good-natured, beautiful Thérèse, young husband and father François finds himself falling unquestioningly into an affair with an attractive postal worker.
Style: art house, sexy, bleak, splatter, thought provoking ...
Plot: infidelity, marriage, french countryside, love triangle, love, summer, adultery, bittersweet, romance, cheating, female nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: tokyo, japan, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.4
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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 ⇓
25%
Cassandra's Dream (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, France
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The tale of two brothers with serious financial woes. When a third party proposes they turn to crime, things go bad and the two become enemies.
Style: suspense, tense, suspenseful, sexy, disturbing ...
Plot: murder, crimes, twists and turns, redemption, debt, investigation, loser, siblings relations, moral dilemma, gangsters, gambling, secrets ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, england, brighton
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
She's So Lovely (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Maureen is pregnant and her husband Eddie is missing. Nervous, Maureen shares a couple of drinks with neighbor Kiefer, who tries to rape her and then beats her. When Eddie returns and finds his wife bruised, he goes ballistic, shoots a paramedic and ...
Style: melancholic, serious, psychological, realistic, talky ...
Plot: obsession, dysfunctional family, mental illness, mental institution, crumbling marriage, romance, couple relations, destructive relationship, love triangle, family problems, love and romance, mentally unstable ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.4
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French Twist (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: After learning of her husband's infidelities, a housewife invites an itinerant lesbian to move in with them. None of their lives will ever be the same again.
Style: erotic, sexy, humorous, visually appealing, thought provoking ...
Plot: lesbian, lesbian love, adultery, lgbt, love triangle, lesbianism, polyamory, husband wife relationship, strong female character, women, gay, vengeance ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, south of france, spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Too Beautiful for You (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A car dealer, well-to-do and with a beautiful wife, finds himself attracted to his rather plain new temporary secretary. Despite her own commitments she feels the same and the two soon embark on an affair. Though it would seem it has happened before ...
Style: cynical, talky, sexy, dark, intellectual ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love, love triangle, bittersweet, marriage, sexuality, adultery, french, mentor, murder, obsession, male nudity, violence ...
Time: 80s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Little Odessa (1994)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The film follows the personal relationship between a father and his two sons, one of whom is a hit-man for the Russian mafia in Brooklyn.
Style: dark, gloomy, disturbing, bleak, neo noir ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, crimes, gang, russian mafia, winter, hitman, snow, assassin, immigrants, twists and turns, jewish, father son relationship ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, tokyo, california, usa, brooklyn new york city
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22%
Identification of a Woman (1982)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 130 min.
Story: The movie director Niccolò has just been left by his wife. Subsequently he embarks on an obsessive relationship with a young woman who eventually leaves him and disappears (shades also of L'Avventura) while searching for her, he meets a ...
Style: erotic, sexy, sexual, psychological, visually appealing ...
Plot: male nudity, filmmaking, finnish, beautiful scenery, guilt, art, imagination, blindness, brutality, artist, catastrophe, betrayal ...
Time: 80s
Place: italy, california, paris france, rome italy, israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 7.3
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Atlantic City (1980)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Lou, a small time gangster who thinks he used to be something big, meets and falls for a sexy casino employee named Sally. She needs his help realizing her dream of going to Monte Carlo, a symbol of the glamorous life that she has been looking for ...
Style: neo noir, realistic, sexy, thought provoking, cynical ...
Plot: gangsters, drugs, gambling, casino, murder, older man younger woman relationship, crimes, redemption, bittersweet, voyeurism, cocaine, poker game ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new jersey, las vegas, california, atlantic city, atlantic city new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Days of Being Wild (1990)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The movie is set in Hong Kong and the Philippines in 1960. Yuddy, or 'York' in English, is a playboy in Hong Kong and is well-known for stealing girls' hearts and breaking them. His first victim is Li Zhen who suffered emotional and ...
Style: surreal, atmospheric, sexy, thought provoking, erotic ...
Plot: love, love triangle, obsession, adoption, romance, violence, hotel, friendship, radio, rain, unlikely friendships, dysfunctional family ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: hong kong, tokyo, china, the philippines, asia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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High Art (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A young female intern at a small magazine company becomes involved with a drug-addicted lesbian photographer, both of whom seek to exploit each other for their respective careers, while slowly falling in love with each other.
Style: sexy, emotional, sincere, erotic, depressing ...
Plot: lesbian, lgbt, addiction, photographer, lesbian relationship, drugs, sexuality, drug addiction, art, love, couples, complex characters ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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Who Knows? (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy, Germany
Duration: 154 min.
Story: Quick-witted, well-read cultured types revolve around each other in a delightful potpourri of theatre, romanticism and theft.
Style: disturbing, lyrical, non-linear, feel good, realistic ...
Plot: female nudity, romance, love triangle, lovers reunited, infidelity, dysfunctional family, love affair, couple relations, midlife crisis, couples, artists and showbiz, actor's life ...
Time: contemporary, 18th century
Place: france, paris france, italy, europe, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Temptress Moon (1996)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Set in the decadent 1920s, Temptress Moon tells the very complicated story of a wealthy family living on the outskirts of Shanghai. Their youngest daughter, Ruyi, is brought up as a servant to her opium-addicted father and brother. Meanwhile, her ...
Style: stylized, sexy, brutal, atmospheric, thought provoking ...
Plot: addiction, revolution, revenge, marriage, love, violence, murder, obsession, culture clash, childhood, catastrophe, runaway ...
Time: 1920s, 1910s, 20th century
Place: china, shanghai, spain, japan, tokyo ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
A Heart of Stone (1992)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Beautiful violin virtuoso Camille has two obsessions: the music of Ravel, and a friend of her husband's who crafts violins. But his heart seems to be as cold as her playing is passionate.
Style: thought provoking, psychological, sexy, affectionate, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: violin, love, music, obsession, love story, love triangle, classical music, romance, violinist, adultery, hotel, loneliness ...
Time: 90s
Place: paris france, france, europe, geneva switzerland, hungary ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 6.2
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Normal Life (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Chris Anderson and his wife Pam live a fairly normal life until Chris loses his job on the police force and secretly turns to robbing banks to make his wife's dreams come true. Upon discovering his secret, she joins his deadly crime wave and ...
Style: sexy, talky, stylized, unusual plot structure, visually appealing ...
Plot: love, relationships, heist, crimes, bdsm, destructive relationship, lovers on the run, cheating, car, life & death, sexualized violence, sex ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
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 6.5
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All Over Me (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Claude and Ellen are best friends who live in a not-so-nice area of New York. They're involved in the subculture of 90s youth, complete with drugs, live music, and homophobia. All is changed one night when a violent and meaningless death rocks ...
Style: sad, melancholic, sincere, touching, realistic ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: lesbian, punk, coming of age, gay, friendship, lgbtq, youth, character study, sexuality, relationships, self discovery, society ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, california, new jersey, usa, manhattan new york city
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20%
 7.6
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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 ⇓
20%
Jason's Lyric (1994)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: The story of a young man who must confront his own fears about love as well as his relationships with family and friends.
Style: sexy, romantic, disturbing, harsh, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: gangsters, hip hop, ghetto, african american, relationships, crimes, romance, family relations, violence, sex scene, revenge, life & death ...
Time: 90s
Place: asia, vietnam, texas, houston texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
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Timecode (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A production company begins casting for its next feature, and an up-and-coming actress named Rose tries to manipulate her filmmaker boyfriend, Alex, into giving her a screen test. Alex's wife, Emma, knows about the affair and is considering ...
Style: ironic, psychological, enigmatic, tense, clever ...
Plot: manipulation, infidelity, multiple storylines, jealousy, existentialism, adaptation, artists and showbiz, love and romance, couple relations, showbiz, lesbian, betrayal ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
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Vive L'Amour (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Three lonely young denizens of Taipei unknowingly share an apartment: Mei, a real estate agent who uses it for her sexual affairs; Ah-jung, her current lover; and Hsiao-ang, who's stolen the key and uses the apartment as a retreat.
Style: erotic, atmospheric, meditative, disturbing, serious ...
Plot: sex, love triangle, character study, multiple storylines, friendship, dysfunctional family, russian, drugs, art, love and romance, couples, jealousy ...
Time: 90s
Place: taiwan, tokyo, taipei, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
The School of Flesh (1998)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: France, Luxembourg, Belgium
Duration: 110 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, sexy, enigmatic, serious, psychological ...
Plot: sex, obsession, infidelity, romance, fashion, relationships, violence, adultery, betrayal, loneliness, destructive relationship, fall in love ...
Time: 90s
Place: paris france, tokyo, france, morocco
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 6.7
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Damage (1992)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France
Duration: 111 min.
Story: The life of a respected British politician at the height of his career crumbles when he becomes obsessed with his son's lover.
Style: sexy, sexual, erotic, non-linear, melancholic ...
Plot: forbidden love, love affair, adultery, infidelity, femme fatale, dangerous attraction, obsession, passion, sexuality, fondling, incest, sensuality ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: london, paris france, brussels, palm springs california
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%