Movies like The Envy of Gods

If you like "The Envy of Gods" you are looking for touching, captivating and suspenseful movies about / with husband wife relationship, false identity, journalist, father son relationship, country house, deportation and love triangle themes of Drama and Romance genre shot in Russia.
Find your next favorite and similar movies in two steps: 1. Identify all themes of interest from this film (block below). 2. Look for them in the presented list.
The Envy of Gods (2000)
 6.3
 332
The Envy of Gods (2000)
Original name: Зависть богов
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Russia
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Sonia is a television editor, she is married to successful Soviet writer Sergey and they have a son in a high school. Their life was almost perfect... until the moment they meet Bernard from France and his translator André.
Style: touching, captivating, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: husband wife relationship, false identity, journalist, father son relationship, country house, deportation, love triangle, adultery, male female relationship, marital infidelity, love story, love interest, cheating wife, relationships, passion, forbidden love, love and romance, changing lives, fall in love, in love, love affair, mother son relationship, infidelity, lifestyle change, longing ...
Place: ussr, moscow russia

Most similar movies to The Envy of Gods

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, romantic, psychological and disturbing films with plots about love story, love affair, male female relationship, relationships, couple relations, romantic relationship and love interest mostly in Drama, Romance and Thriller genres. Some movies like The Envy of Gods: Ardor (2002), Summer in Portugal (2013), The Red Thread (2016), The Silent Storm (2014), A Flower Aflame (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.7
 407
Ardor (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 112 min.
Story: In revenge for her husband's infidelity, a young beautiful housewife, Mi-heun, starts an affair with an attractive young doctor, In-gyu. Despite her husband's efforts to regain her love and the disapproval by the conservative little town, ...
Style: touching, suspenseful, suspense, captivating
Plot: extramarital affair, forbidden love, domestic violence, divorce, infidelity, husband wife relationship, male female relationship, love, doctor, marital infidelity, adulterous husband, love story ...
Place: seoul
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Summer in Portugal (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, Portugal
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Workaholic hotel architect effectively drifted apart from his family. He interrupts the latest, Moroocan project to spend a holiday with his wife Liane in Lisbon, but is delayed. Friendly local interior decorator João, a widower, enjoys hosting ...
Style: psychological, captivating
Plot: adultery, infidelity, love affair, cancer, romantic relationship, male female relationship, relationship problems, seduction, attempted seduction, couple relations, troubled marriage, unhappy marriage ...
Place: portugal, lisbon portugal
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
The Red Thread (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Argentina, Chile
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Seven years after their first infatuated encounter, Abril and Manuel meet again. Despite the fact that they are both married, it is soon apparent that their attraction has only grown.
Style: sexy, romantic, touching, realistic, psychological ...
Plot: passion, infidelity, love, love triangle, sex scene, extramarital affair, marriage, husband wife relationship, romance, couples, love and romance, true love ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
The Silent Storm (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: An enigmatic outsider living on a remote Scottish island finds herself caught between her minister husband and the delinquent who is sent to live with them.
Style: disturbing, captivating, psychological, enigmatic
Plot: love triangle, love interest, family problems, romantic relationship, romantic triangle, marital problem, marital crisis, male female relationship, love story, fall in love, marriage, love affair ...
Place: scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Movie in collections
A Flower Aflame (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When Sonoko enters a traditional Japanese arranged marriage with Amamiya facilitated by her parents the resulting union is loveless including the functional and goal-oriented sex.
Style: captivating, romantic, entertaining
Plot: husband wife relationship, japanese woman, relationships, loveless marriage, male female relationship, couple relations, love triangle, love story, romantic triangle, love and romance, romancing partners, forced marriage ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 6.0
 116
8:28 AM (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A married woman runs a successful gallery and falls for a man she met accidentally.
Style: captivating, psychological, disturbing
Plot: cheating wife, chance meeting, love triangle, extramarital affair, husband wife relationship, infidelity, adultery, romantic triangle, love story, couple relations, marital problem, male female relationship ...
Place: hamburg germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
A Full Breath (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Russia
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A man travelling to his past finds himself trapped in love triangle with no way out.
Style: captivating, psychological, disturbing
Plot: old love, fall in love, tragic love, love triangle, relationship problems, romantic triangle, confronting the past, couple relations, star crossed lovers, love interest, relationships, forbidden love ...
Place: crimea
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
The Space Between The Lines (2019)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Emmi would like to cancel her subscription to "Like" magazine via e-mail. But due to a typo, her messages land in Leo Leike’s inbox. When Emmi repeatedly sends mails to the wrong address, Leo decides to inform her of her mistake. This ...
Style: realistic, emotional, atmospheric, romantic, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: ex husband ex wife relationship, love affair, couple relations, romance, love and romance, love story, male female relationship, relationships, in love, fall in love, romantic relationship, husband wife relationship ...
Place: central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Movie in collections
In the Shadow of Women (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Switzerland
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Pierre and Manon are poor. They make documentaries with nothing and they live by doing odd jobs. Pierre meets a young intern, Elisabeth, and she becomes his mistress. But Pierre will not leave Manon for Elisabeth; he wants to keep both.
Style: disturbing, captivating, psychological
Plot: infidelity, unfaithful husband, caught cheating, dysfunctional couple, broken heart, bickering couple, romantic triangle, tragic love, relationships, male female relationship, love triangle, love and romance ...
Time: 2010s
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 6.3
 164
Sag mir nichts (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Lena is happily married. From the strange man in the S-Bahn but such a pull goes out that she gets involved in a spontaneous infidelity. The stranger, Martin, also thought that the marriage with his wife was completely safe. Nevertheless, what ...
Style: captivating, psychological
Plot: extramarital affair, cheating wife, outdoor sex, adultery, infidelity, unsimulated sex, temptation, husband wife relationship, seductress, love triangle, seduction, love affair ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
An Hour Behind (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Trish's friends set her up on a blind-date, but when she forgets to adjust her clocks to compensate for Daylight Savings Time, she inadvertently stands her potential sweetheart up. Instead, she arrives at the venue and meets Parker, a ...
Style: romantic, captivating, disturbing, sincere, psychological
Plot: false identity, love story, couple relations, relationship problems, love affair, couples, love interest, relationships, romance, romantic relationship, mystery, male female relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 7.1
 278
Young Mother 3 (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Twenty year-old Ki-chan lives alone with his father. One day Yoon-seo (Kim Jeong-ah), his stepmother comes to live with them. She tries to be friendly with Ki-chan but he appraoches her as a woman and starts showing her that. Yoon-seo strongly ...
Style: romantic, captivating, entertaining
Plot: sex with stepmother, stepmother stepson relationship, teenage sexuality, coming of age, cheating wife, love triangle, love and romance, relationships, romantic triangle, couple relations, love affair, romancing partners ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 6.3
 778
Emma (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, Switzerland
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Teo has a good job, a fiancee, a lover, no intention to assume any responsibility in his life. The meeting with Emma, a blind woman, will upset his convictions.
Style: sincere, disturbing, captivating, psychological
Plot: blind character, lifestyle change, love affair, blindness and impaired vision, blind woman, fall in love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love, in love, relationships, love and romance, couples ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 6.1
 598
Regrets (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: After the death of his mother, fortysomething introvert Mathieu enters into a second relationship with his high-school girlfriend, Maya.
Style: touching, sexy, emotional, realistic, serious
Plot: obsession, love affair, old love, secret lover, architect, female teacher, ex couple relations, love interest, passion, lovers reunited, infatuation, old friends reunited ...
Time: 1940s
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 5.8
 997
Lover (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Having first met today, the man and woman dash towards a one-day-long intimacy... Maybe it was just an accident to accept a proposal from a total stranger to go out for just one day for this "woman" who's been dating one man for 7 ...
Style: erotic, captivating, psychological
Plot: sex with a stranger, erotica, mind game, passion, infidelity, horny woman, unfaithful girlfriend, sex, passionate sex, longing, lovers, marital infidelity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 5.4
 393
Simple Passion (2020)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A man and a woman are brought together by chance for several months. He is younger than she is, married, Russian, officially a diplomat stationed in Paris. She is a beautiful teacher and researcher, with her feet firmly on the ground. The film ...
Style: lyrical, captivating, romantic, entertaining
Plot: passion, female nudity, male female relationship, lovers, relationship problems, family relations, seduction, love and romance, romantic obsession, mystery, couples, couple relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 6.4
 142
A Love Story (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Philippines
Duration: 117 min.
Story: What if you met the woman you wanted to make your wife after you married someone else? Ian Montes is a picture of success. Despite being a son of a shipping tycoon, Ian refused to just ride in his father's empire. He built his own real estate ...
Style: romantic, captivating, entertaining
Plot: father son relationship, business trip, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, rich, couple relations, love story, relationships, love affair, male female relationship, romantic relationship, love and romance, extramarital affair ...
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
One Warm Word (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
TV show
Story: The drama explores the reality and complexities of married life. Eun-jin and Jae-hak, who are married to other people, find themselves attracted to each other. Their marriages become in danger of unraveling, as their affair disrupts the lives of ...
Style: romantic, captivating
Plot: marital problem, husband wife relationship, romantic relationship, relationships, relationship problems, male female relationship, in love, adultery, fall in love, forbidden love, love affair, love and romance ...
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Movie in collections
 5.9
 320
Hirugao (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Set 3 years after the drama series. Kitano Yuichiro comes to give a lecture in the town where divorcee Sasamoto Sawa now lives quietly. The two meet again and their love story continue.
Style: captivating
Plot: love affair, teacher, marital problem, relationship problems, troubled marriage, tragic love, family problems, love story, dysfunctional marriage, cheating on husband, male female relationship, husband wife relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
A Serious Game (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Sweden
Duration: 115 min.
Story: In the 1910s, journalist Arvid Stjärnblom and painter's daughter Lydia Stille fall in love with each other.
Style: sincere, psychological, romantic, captivating
Plot: extramarital affair, loveless marriage, infidelity, adultery, love, romantic triangle, love and romance, love affair, ex couple relations, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, male female relationship, love story ...
Time: 1910s
Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 4.4
 41
Janani (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Film about a young heir to a toy company who has gotten a young lady pregnant. But were they unknowingly related to one-another?
Style: captivating, psychological, disturbing
Plot: love affair, relationships, star crossed lovers, love story, family disapproval, family problems, family relations, fall in love, love interest, tragic love, couple relations, romantic relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 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, touching, realistic, captivating, romantic ...
Plot: adultery, hospital, destructive relationship, handicapped, love triangle, extramarital affair, love affair, fall in love, relationships, secret love, family problems, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: denmark, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.3
 64
Love Affair (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Ga-hee appeared in front of Seong-min who was bored running a book store after retiring. Ga-hee runs a ballet school and wasn"t on very good terms with her husband, which led to her and Seong-min falling madly in love together. They know they ...
Style: light, romantic, captivating
Plot: love affair, adultery, love triangle, married woman, love and romance, love story, relationships, husband wife relationship, adulterous husband, romantic relationship, forbidden love, cheating on boyfriend ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Movie in collections
 6.8
 119
All My Life (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Philippines
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Sam and Louie meet aboard the Star Cruise. Despite being strangers and complete opposites, with Sam being carefree and Louie being obsessive-compulsive, they become unlikely acquaintances and eventually friends. Both pained on carrying life’s ...
Style: rough, captivating, romantic
Plot: cruise ship, relationships, male female relationship, love interest, romantic relationship, romantic friendship, love and romance, in love, love affair, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, chance meeting, couple relations ...
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Change of Heart (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Diane McCarthy (Leah Pipes) is a reality television producer for her arrogant ex-boyfriend’s show highlighting travel destinations. While driving to her next assignment, Diane swerves off the road and gets stuck as a storm approaches. Nearby, she ...
Style: light, entertaining, captivating, romantic
Plot: male female relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, hotel, destiny, in love, fall in love, relationships, love story, romantic relationship, love interest, love and romance, love affair ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Romeo & Juliet (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Romeo, a hopeless romantic with emotionally-fueled impulsiveness, meets Juliet, an abused and desperate girl looking for anyway to escape. Together, destined for tragedy.
Style: sincere, disturbing, captivating
Plot: couple relations, love story, in love, tragic love, forbidden love, shakespeare's romeo and juliet, star crossed lovers, love and romance, family relations, fall in love, lovers apart, couples ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.3
 2K
Trust (2021)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Set in the glamour of the New York and Paris art scenes, gallery owner Brooke Gatwick and her newscaster husband Owen Shore, face temptation, jealousy, twists and mystery when two seductive newcomers enter their lives.
Style: sexy, romantic, disturbing, enigmatic, captivating ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: infidelity, adultery, cheating wife, adulterous husband, forbidden love, passion, unfaithful husband, husband wife relationship, mistress, temptation, extramarital affair, love triangle ...
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Preparations to Be Together for an Unknown Period of Time (2020)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Hungary
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Márta, a 40-year-old neurosurgeon, falls in love. She leaves her shining American career behind and returns to Budapest to start a new life with the man she loves. But she waits for him at the Liberty Bridge in vain - he does not appear at their ...
Style: captivating, romantic, entertaining
Plot: couple relations, love and romance, relationship vs career, love interest, fall in love, love affair, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, new love, romantic relationship, love story, first love, male female relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Sonhos e Desejos (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Brazil
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A young student (Mel Lisboa), a literature professor (Felipe Camargo) and a wounded warrior who is always with his face covered (Sergio Marone) are three militants, who are confined in an apartment in Belo Horizonte. There they confront their ...
Style: psychological, sexy, captivating
Plot: love triangle, infidelity, horny, sex scene, lust, passion, male female relationship, sexual fantasy, longing, sexual desire, sexual relations, seduction ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 7.0
 341
Juliet in Love (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Francis Ng is Jordan, a low level triad who finds himself strangely attracted to divorced restaurant hostess Juliet (Sandra Ng), who’s had a mastectomy and has since retreated into a shell. Through coincidence, the two form a makeshift family with ...
Style: romantic, captivating, entertaining
Plot: tragic romance, love affair, love story, in love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, couple relations, relationships, love and romance, fall in love, romantic relationship, male female relationship, baby ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%