Movies like Hitchcock

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Hitchcock (2012)
 6.8
 68K
Hitchcock (2012)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Hitchcock follows the relationship between director Alfred Hitchcock and his wife Alma Reville during the making of his most famous film "Psycho" - and the trials and tribulations the director faced from Hollywood censors.
Style: serious, suspense, captivating, suspenseful, psychological, tricky, realistic, stylized, clever, interesting ...
Plot: obsession, filmmaking, showbiz, director, couple relations, love and romance, talented, wife husband relationship, dreams, artists and showbiz, censorship, husband wife relationship, jealousy, hollywood, movie studio, secrets, manipulation, investigation, marriage, legendary, success, actor, career, star, producer ...
Time: 60s, 50s, 20th century, year 1944, 1950s, 1960s, year 1959 ...
Place: usa, california

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Most similar movies to Hitchcock

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, interesting, talky and melancholic films with plots about mentor, storytelling, dialogue, artists and showbiz, obsession, runaway and couples mostly in Drama, Romance and Biography genres. Some movies like Hitchcock: The Artist (2011), 84 Charing Cross Road (1987), Surviving Picasso (1996), The Cat's Meow (2001), Big Eyes (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.9
 216K
The Artist (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France, USA, Belgium
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Hollywood, 1927: As silent movie star George Valentin wonders if the arrival of talking pictures will cause him to fade into oblivion, he sparks with Peppy Miller, a young dancer set for a big break.
Style: sentimental, light, colourful, touching, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: actor, hollywood, ambition, actor's life, love and romance, dog, movie star, actress, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, showbiz, fame ...
Time: 1920s, 20s, 20th century, 1930s, 1950s
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Life and Death of Peter Sellers (2004)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 122 min.
Story: The professional and personal life of actor and comedian Peter Sellers was a turbulent one. His early movie fame was based primarily on his comic characterizations, often of bumbling and foreign-accented persons, characters which he embodied. As his ...
Style: witty, serious, realistic, biting, captivating ...
Plot: filmmaking, radio, rise and fall, actor's life, ambition, couples, lifestyle, understanding, showbiz, artists and showbiz, crumbling marriage, couple relations ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 60s, 50s, 1960s ...
Place: rome italy, italy, switzerland
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
84 Charing Cross Road (1987)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When a humorous script-reader in her New York apartment sees an ad in the Saturday Review of Literature for a bookstore in London that does mail order, she begins a very special correspondence and friendship with Frank Doel, the bookseller who works ...
Style: touching, sincere, serious, realistic, sentimental ...
Plot: friendship, correspondence, romance, human nature, love and romance, writer's life, couple relations, hopes, friends, platonic, couples, fall in love ...
Time: 1950s, 1960s, 50s, 20th century, 60s ...
Place: london, england, new york, europe, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
Surviving Picasso (1996)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: The passionate Merchant-Ivory drama tells the story of Francoise Gilot, the only lover of Pablo Picasso who was strong enough to withstand his ferocious cruelty and move on with her life.
Style: sexy, realistic, serious, emotional, intense ...
Plot: love triangle, womanizer, infidelity, older man younger woman relationship, painter, physical abuse, mistress, couple relations, artist, love and romance, love affair, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 60s, 40s, 1940s ...
Place: poland, france, europe, paris france, las vegas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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The Cat's Meow (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Germany, Canada, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Semi-true story of the Hollywood murder that occurred at a star-studded gathering aboard William Randolph Hearst's yacht in 1924.
Style: stylized, cynical, witty, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: hollywood, murder, infidelity, mistress, gossip, party, couples, actor's life, artists and showbiz, crimes of passion, love and romance, crimes ...
Time: 20s, 20th century, 1920s
Place: california, usa, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 7.0
 76K
Big Eyes (2014)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The story of the awakening of the painter, Margaret Keane, her phenomenal success in the 1950s, and the subsequent legal difficulties she had with her husband, who claimed credit for her works in the 1960s.
Style: captivating, thought provoking, serious, sentimental, suspense ...
Plot: unsupportive spouse, couple relations, ambition, art, greed, marriage, courtroom, rising to stardom, plagiarism, painter, court case, artist ...
Time: 20th century, 1960s, 1950s, 50s, 60s ...
Place: hawaii, california, san francisco, usa, honolulu hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
The Last Tycoon (1976)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: F.Scott Fitzgerald's novel is brought to life in this story of a movie producer slowly working himself to death.
Style: realistic, stylized, serious, gloomy, romantic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hollywood, filmmaking, romance, obsession, unfulfillment, rise to the top, couples, dishonesty, love affair, infidelity, ambition, politics ...
Time: 20th century, 20s, 30s, 1930s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.9
 156K
Ed Wood (1994)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: The mostly true story of the legendary "worst director of all time", who, with the help of his strange friends, filmed countless B-movies without ever becoming famous or successful.
Style: gothic, offbeat, humorous, semi serious, touching ...
Plot: actor, transvestism, friendship, director, actress, hollywood, filmmaking, showbiz, misfit, drug addict, handgun, theremin ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 6.6
 12K
Auto Focus (2002)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A successful TV star during the 1960s, former "Hogan's Heroes" actor Bob Crane projects a wholesome family-man image, but this front masks his persona as a sex addict who records and photographs his many encounters with women, often ...
Style: psychological, realistic, captivating, serious, gloomy ...
Plot: infidelity, sex addict, friendship, hollywood, tv show, filmmaking, rise and fall, adultery, obsession, addiction, couple relations, life is a bitch ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 60s, year 1965, year 1964 ...
Place: usa, los angeles, california, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 7.6
 49K
Chaplin (1992)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, France, Italy, Japan, USA
Duration: 143 min.
Story: With the use of flashback, an elderly Charlie Chaplin discusses his autobiography with his editor, who urges him to be more vulnerable and emotionally honest with his memoirs while journeying through his poverty-stricken childhood, closest ...
Style: sentimental, serious, emotional, touching, factual ...
Plot: actor, rising to stardom, actor's life, exile, childhood, artists and showbiz, success, silent film, hollywood, ambition, lifestyle, politics ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 1930s, 1940s, 1960s ...
Place: london, switzerland, england, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.6
 4K
Cantinflas (2014)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Mexico
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Mike Todd is a Broadway producer struggling to produce the film. Around the World in 80 Days. In Mexico, Mario Moreno, a young entertainer is struggling to get some respect, and he manages to become a star. A twist of faith makes them partners. ...
Style: serious, captivating, realistic, sentimental
Plot: filmmaking, mexican, showbiz, actor's life, hollywood, ambition, performer's life, rise to the top, rising to stardom, artists and showbiz, restaurant, eyeglasses ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 30s, 40s, year 1993 ...
Place: usa, mexico, mexico city
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Big Picture (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Hollywood beckons for recent film school grad Nick Chapman, who is out to capitalize on the momentum from his national award-winning student film. Studio executive Allen Habel seduces Nick with a dream deal to make his first feature, but once ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, light, suspense ...
Plot: hollywood, friendship, rise to the top, desire for fame, rivalry, ambition, celebrity culture, rich and poor, artists and showbiz, movie business, film industry, personality change ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, usa, los angeles, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.2
 6K
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: tense, avant garde, enigmatic, psychological, ironic ...
Plot: jealousy, couple relations, artists and showbiz, love and romance, showbiz, manipulation, infidelity, love triangle, dishonesty, actor's life, betrayal, life is a bitch ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 6.5
 11K
A Good Woman (2004)
Genre: Drama, Comedy, Romance
Country: UK, Italy, Spain, Luxembourg, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Fleeing 1930s New York and leaving behind a chequered past, the giltzy divorcee Mrs Stella Erlynne travels to Italy's sun-dappled Amalfi coast. Mrs Erlynne's appearance causes a stir amongst the visiting aristocracy. Based on the Oscar ...
Style: witty, clever, stylized, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: infidelity, femme fatale, newlywed, gossip, couples, dishonesty, love affair, manners, couple relations, jealous spouse, social differences, innocence lost ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century, 19th century
Place: italy, europe, london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Girl with a Pearl Earring (2003)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Luxembourg
Duration: 100 min.
Story: This film, adapted from a work of fiction by author Tracy Chevalier, tells a story about the events surrounding the creation of the painting "Girl With A Pearl Earring" by 17th century Dutch master Johannes Vermeer. A young peasant maid ...
Style: stylized, realistic, serious, sincere, enigmatic ...
Plot: master and servant, painting, fall in love, jealousy, painter, maid, new job, art, society, artist, romance, family problems ...
Time: 17th century, 18th century
Place: holland, europe, netherlands
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
America's Sweethearts (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In the midst of a nasty public breakup of married movie stars, a studio publicist scrambles to put a cap on the escalating situation as the couple's latest film has found it's only print kidnapped by the director.
Style: humorous, feel good, funny, satirical, light ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: hollywood, couples, filmmaking, paparazzi, romance, showbiz, love triangle, desire for fame, dishonesty, marriage crisis, infidelity, promotion ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 7.1
 5K
RKO 281 (1999)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A film about the making of Citizen Kane. Orson Welles produces his greatest film, Citizen Kane, despite the opposition of the film's de facto subject, William Randolph Hearst.
Style: talky, realistic, atmospheric, clever, stylized ...
Plot: filmmaking, bankruptcy, director, obsession, movie business, media, ego clash, lifestyle, showbiz, rise and fall, society, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 1940s
Place: wisconsin, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Last Station (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Germany, Russia
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A historical drama that illustrates Russian author Leo Tolstoy's struggle to balance fame and wealth with his commitment to a life devoid of material things. The Countess Sofya, wife and muse to Leo Tolstoy, uses every trick of seduction on her ...
Style: sentimental, emotional, serious, factual, touching ...
Plot: russian, family relations, love and romance, parents and children, golden years, writer's life, lifestyle, adultery, betrayal, husband wife relationship, philosophy, secretary ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 19th century
Place: russia, moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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 4.7
 9K
Full Frontal (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A contemporary comedy set in Los Angeles, Full Frontal traces the complicated relationship among seven friends as they deal with the fragile connections that bind them together. Full Frontal takes place during a twenty-four hour period - a day in ...
Style: talky, humorous, semi serious, witty, entertaining ...
Plot: filmmaking, hollywood, actor's life, workplace intrigue, couple relations, crumbling marriage, husband wife relationship, love and romance, artists and showbiz, unfulfillment, celebrity culture, sexual relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, manhattan new york city, africa, tucson arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.3
 10K
Sylvia (2003)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Story of the relationship between the poets Ted Hughes and Sylvia Plath.
Style: emotional, realistic, gloomy, psychological, serious ...
Plot: infidelity, drinking, writing, snow, love, beach, poet, boat, tragic love, couple relations, artists and showbiz, writer's life ...
Time: 1950s, 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: england, europe, campus, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
In Good Company (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Dan Foreman is a seasoned advertisement sales executive at a high-ranking publication when a corporate takeover results in him being placed under naive supervisor Carter Duryea, who is half his age. Matters are made worse when Dan's new ...
Style: realistic, clever, touching, twists and turns, humorous ...
Audience: teens, date night, chick flick
Plot: midlife crisis, divorce, dating, advertising, infidelity, tennis, boss and employee, workplace, rivalry, career, new job, promotion ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, madison square garden manhattan new york city, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 7.6
 49K
The Player (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A Hollywood studio executive is being sent death threats by a writer whose script he rejected - but which one?
Style: talky, clever, psychological, semi serious, suspense ...
Plot: hollywood, blackmail, murder, filmmaking, police investigation, false accusation, protagonist as suspect, plan gone awry, artists and showbiz, agent, screenwriter, death threat ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: california, usa, pasadena california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.5
 1K
Tom & Viv (1994)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The story of the marriage of the poet TS Eliot to socialite Vivienne Haigh-Wood, which had to cope with her gynaeological and emotional problems and his growing fame.
Style: psychological, realistic, sincere, emotional, serious ...
Plot: unfulfillment, family relations, artists and showbiz, romance, lifestyle, couples, family problems, family life, infidelity, writer's life, love and romance, couple relations ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: england, europe, london, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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The Passion of Ayn Rand (1999)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The rather eccentric (especially in her thinking) author of "The Fountainhead" and "Atlas Shrugged" becomes involved with a much younger, and married man... to the dismay of those close to her.
Style: serious, emotional, touching, sexual, sentimental ...
Plot: love triangle, older woman younger man relationship, romance, crumbling marriage, writer's life, destructive relationship, love and romance, artists and showbiz, friends, unfulfillment, teachers and students, working class ...
Time: 50s, 1960s, 1950s, 1940s
Place: new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Hollywood Ending (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Woody Allen stars as Val Waxman, a two-time Oscar winner turned washed-up, neurotic director in desperate need of a comeback. When it comes, Waxman finds himself backed into a corner: Work for his ex-wife Ellie or forfeit his last shot. Is Val ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, witty, realistic ...
Plot: movie business, one more chance, showbiz, comedy of errors, blind character, disorder, artists and showbiz, couple relations, nothing goes right, blindness and impaired vision, audition, father son relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1930s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.5
 31K
Hollywoodland (2006)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, History, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: The complicated life and controversial suicide of George Reeves is investigated by a fictional private detective who finds that there are reasons to suspect that Reeves may not have killed himself after all. The detective also finds that there is a ...
Style: stylized, talky, gloomy, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: investigation, suicide, murder, private detective, hollywood, fame, loss of son, loss of loved one, neo noir, lesbian, jealousy, mystery ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s, year 1959
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Behind the Candelabra (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Based on the autobiographical novel, the tempestuous 6-year relationship between Liberace and his (much younger) lover, Scott Thorson, is recounted.
Style: stylized, realistic, gloomy, captivating, serious ...
Plot: gay, gays and lesbians, aids, gay relationship, homosexual, pianist, cocaine, celebrity, love and romance, artists and showbiz, destructive relationship, talented ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century, year 1979, year 1986 ...
Place: las vegas, usa, southern california, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.0
 11K
Being Julia (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, USA, Hungary, UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Julia Lambert is a true diva: beautiful, talented, weathly and famous. She has it all - including a devoted husband who has mastermined her brilliant career - but after years of shining in the spotlight she begins to suffer from a severe case of ...
Style: witty, realistic, biting, feel good, sincere ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: midlife crisis, infidelity, vengeance, love and romance, unlikely couple, unfulfillment, artists and showbiz, romance, couple relations, theater, couples, love affair ...
Time: 30s, 20th century, 1930s, year 1938, 1950s
Place: london, europe, england, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Great Gatsby (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Stock broker Nick Carraway consents to play Cupid for his rich married first cousin Daisy Buchanen and her former love, successful bootlegger and forger Jay Gatsby.
Style: realistic, captivating, stylized, serious, gloomy ...
Plot: tragic love, obsession, infidelity, love affair, dishonesty, couples, unfulfillment, unfulfilled love, couple relations, romance, love and romance, society ...
Time: 20s, 20th century, 1920s
Place: new york, usa, chicago illinois, oxford university, yale university
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Anniversary Party (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: While celebrating their reconciliation and six years of marriage, the American actress Sally Nash (Jennifer Jason Leigh) and the British novelist Joe Therrian (Alan Cumming) receive their close friends, some colleagues and their next door neighbors ...
Style: talky, clever, realistic, biting, cynical ...
Plot: infidelity, ballet, abortion, ecstasy, party, hollywood, showbiz, couples, dishonesty, family problems, artists and showbiz, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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