Movies like Heat and Sunlight

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Heat and Sunlight (1987)
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Heat and Sunlight (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A man confronts jealously and rage as a love affair falters.
Style: psychological, exciting, sexy, serious, realistic, gloomy, sexual, surreal, offbeat
Plot: strong sexual content, obsession, couples, nudity (full frontal - brief), infidelity, haunted by the past, mentally unstable, dishonesty, destructive relationship, photographer, jealousy, broken mirror, stand up comedian, strip club, profanity, female full frontal nudity, food fight, answering machine
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, california, san francisco, nigeria

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Most similar movies to Heat and Sunlight

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, sexy and sexual films with plots about couples, female nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), infidelity, dishonesty, love and romance and sexual relations mostly in Drama, Thriller and Romance genres. Some movies like Heat and Sunlight: Cleopatra's Second Husband (1998), The Kreutzer Sonata (2008), Sons and Lovers (1982), Open Window (2006), Full Body Massage (1995). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Cleopatra's Second Husband (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Robert is an art photographer who is totally controlled by his wife Hallie. When they go on vacation in New York, they leave their house to their friends, Zack and Sophie. When they return, they find their house a total mess, but Zack and Sophie ask ...
Style: sexy, realistic, serious, psychological, sexual ...
Plot: breakup, family problems, dull life, couples, dark humor, sexual content, dishonesty, love and romance, unfulfillment, crumbling marriage, master and servant, track down ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa, new york, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Kreutzer Sonata (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A film by Bernard Rose, based on the novel by Leo Tolstoy with music by Ludwig Van Beethoven. Edgar Hudson meets Abby, a concert pianist, at a dinner party. Abby is involved with someone else but that doesn't stop the two from acting upon their ...
Style: erotic, serious, sexy, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: sexual abuse, couple relations, obsession, life is a bitch, crumbling marriage, family problems, couples, strong sexual content, dysfunctional marriage, infidelity, unfulfillment, strong violent content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, beverly hills
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
Sons and Lovers (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 96 min.
Story: During a weekend in a country house, young people eager for strong emotions end up switching partners and experimenting drugs.
Style: bleak, realistic, gloomy, sexual, serious ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), drug abuse, couples, sexual relations, strong sexual content, couple relations, twentysomething life, life is a bitch, male full rear nudity, female nudity, male nudity, erotica ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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Open Window (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The engagment between a struggling photographer and an assistant professor is marred by an act of violence.
Style: psychological, realistic, serious, sincere
Plot: dysfunctional family, introspection, dishonesty, crumbling marriage, haunted by the past, couple relations, family problems, couples, family in crisis, vegetarian, rape, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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Full Body Massage (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Nina, an art dealer, has her weekly massage appointment and is surprised to find out her usual masseur, Douglas, has sent a replacement named Fitch. The pair develop an easy rapport during the session, with talk about past relationships. As Nina ...
Style: erotic, serious, sexy, sincere, realistic ...
Plot: massage, love and romance, dishonesty, femme fatale, love affair, infidelity, starting over, lifestyle, crumbling marriage, lovers reunited, couple relations, fall in love ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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Weeds (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A San Quentin inmate, sentenced to life without paroll, writes a play that catches the interest of a reporter.
Style: serious, realistic, gloomy, rough
Plot: prison, prison life, redemption, strong sexual content, criminal heroes, follow your dream, nudity (full frontal - brief), writer's life, lifestyle, hopes, artists and showbiz, journalism ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Sex, Lies, and Videotape (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A sexually repressed woman's husband is having an affair with her sister. The arrival of a visitor with a rather unusual fetish changes everything.
Style: sexy, sexual, talky, witty, psychological ...
Plot: voyeurism, infidelity, videotaping, sexuality, sexual tension, yuppie, drifter, therapist, sex with brother in law, sex with friend's wife, sexual obsession, crumbling marriage ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
A Woman, Her Men, and Her Futon (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Recently divorced, aspiring filmmaker Helen (Jennifer Rubin) enters into a love triangle fueled by sexual hunger and manipulation. But as she attempts to define herself and fulfill her wants and needs, she must choose between her independence and ...
Style: sexy, realistic, erotic, serious, sexual ...
Plot: sexuality, open marriage, couples, breakup, filmmaking, nudity (full frontal - brief), infidelity, human spirit, self discovery, strong sexual content, love affair, moral dilemma ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Lap Dancing (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Angie is having no luck auditioning for movies. She thinks about going back home, but her roommate Claudia convinces her to try working at the "gentleman's club" with her in order to gain more life experience. Angie hopes to be able ...
Style: sexy, realistic, erotic, serious, sexual
Plot: sexual relations, hollywood, self discovery, strong sexual content, fish out of water, unfulfillment, desire for fame, nudity (full frontal - brief), dancing, blindness, stripper, strip club ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Violent Blue (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Katarina is a music teacher obsessed with an unfinished symphony. She worries about her brother, Ondrej an introverted inventor whose financiers are reputedly shady and dangerous. Then one day, her ex-husband Pietro shows up in her house and locks ...
Style: serious, surreal, realistic, cynical, psychological ...
Plot: obsession, murder, dishonesty, losing-it hero, sexual relations, captivity, confined, social misfits, mute or deaf, misfit, disorder, topless woman ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
And They Call It Summer (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Dino and Anna are a couple in their forties. Their relationship is hardly conventional: in fact, it is unconsummated. Dino gets out of it, gratifying himself with prostitutes and swingers. He reaches his nadir when he looks up Anna’s old ...
Style: realistic, serious, bleak, suspenseful, sexy ...
Plot: couple relations, destructive relationship, infidelity, sexual relations, sex aid, couples, dishonesty, looking for sex, prostitute, nudity (full frontal - brief), cheating wife, double life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Keyed: A Deadly Game of Sex/Lies/Betrayal (2014)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three lives are intricately linked during a New Years Eve “Key Party” for Swingers: A young newlywed is forced into an open relationship by her star-athlete husband and best friend an ill-fated club owner reunites with old friends to realize the ...
Style: realistic, serious, sexy, psychological, sexual
Audience: date night
Plot: sexual relations, parents and children, couples, betrayal, couple relations, dishonesty, sexual content, infidelity, father, nudity (full frontal - brief)
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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InSearchOf (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Sex is why we're all here. Power. Love. Sex. We're all looking for something. Ten characters each of whose lust sends them on a journey of discovery - sometimes decadent - spearhead the narrative threads in this unconventional American ...
Style: realistic, serious, emotional, sexy, sexual
Plot: infidelity, womanizer, couples, dishonesty, life is a bitch, looking for sex, sexual relations, male female relationship, adultery, anal rape, sexual content, forced abortion ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Welcome to New York (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, France
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Fiction inspired from the story of the rise and the fall of french politician and former head of the International Monetary Fund, Dominique Strauss-Kahn.
Style: cynical, serious, realistic, captivating, sexual ...
Plot: infidelity, prostitute, downfall, human nature, dishonesty, life is a bitch, addiction, obsession, arrested, strong sexual content, housekeeper, womanizer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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The Pointsman (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A woman gets off a train by mistake and finds herself stranded alone with a peculiar man who doesn't even speak her language.
Style: sexy, serious, realistic, tense, surreal ...
Plot: train, isolation, odd couple, opposites attract, confined, romance, culture clash, couples, weirdo, female nudity, sex, jealousy ...
Time: 80s
Place: netherlands, holland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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 803
Love Letters (1983)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A story of love and obsession. A young radio personality who, after her mother dies, discovers she had been having a love affair for 15 years. Now she finds herself recreating her mother's romance by getting involved with a married man.
Style: sexy, realistic, erotic, serious, sexual
Audience: girls' night
Plot: romance, obsession, radio dj, nudity (full frontal - brief), love affair, radio, strong sexual content, family relations, couples, love and romance, parents and children, infidelity ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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 548
A Rage to Live (1965)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Grace Caldwell, a young Pennsylvania newspaper heiress living with her widowed mother, has trouble restraining herself when it comes to the amorous attentions of young men. As word starts to spread about her behavior, Grace becomes a major source of ...
Style: realistic, serious, sexy, sexual
Plot: journalism, dishonesty, love and romance, couples, infidelity, fall in love, looking for sex, singleness, romance, heiress, love, marriage ...
Time: 60s
Place: usa, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 6.1
 572
Jealousy (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A month before he's to marry Carmen, Antonio finds a photograph of a man with his arm on her shoulder. The photograph triggers jealousy: he questions Carmen, Carman's friend Cinta, and his friend Luis who introduced him to Carmen. Cinta ...
Style: sexual, sexy, realistic, serious, psychological ...
Plot: factory, obsession, wedding, couples, crimes of passion, family problems, love and romance, crumbling marriage, unfulfillment, dishonesty, obsessive quest, womanizer ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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 4.7
 268
Summer Heat (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The young wife of a tobacco farmer falls in love with their handsome hired hand.
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: farm, dull life, couples, nudity (full frontal - brief), dishonesty, murderous pair, love and romance, romance, crimes, looking for love, infidelity, destructive relationship ...
Time: 1930s
Place: north carolina, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Warm Summer Rain (1989)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Kate, a depressed thirty-something who unsuccessfuuly attempts suicide by slitting her wrists. Reflecting briefly upon her circumstance in the hospital, she realizes that nothing has been solved, whereupon she vacates the premises, wearing nothing ...
Style: sexual, sexy, realistic, erotic, serious
Plot: couple relations, couples, nudity (full frontal - brief), haunted by the past, hopes, sexual relations, isolation, self discovery, introspection, love, dancing, starting over ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 5.4
 409
The Big Bounce (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A Vietnam veteran and ex-con is persuaded by a shady woman to rob a $50,000 payroll account on a California produce farm. But who is playing who?
Style: sexy, serious, realistic, sexual
Plot: farm, robbery, femme fatale, car accident, sexual relations, couples, gays and lesbians, crimes, dishonesty, love and romance, single parent, vietnam veteran ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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 23
Decomposed (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: After his fiancee breaks up with him and gets engaged to another man, Dennis can't get over the idea that the cheap engagement ring he bought may have triggered it. When she dies, he convinces two grave robbers to steal the new ring from her ...
Style: serious, realistic, psychological, suspense, biting ...
Plot: true love, obsession, breakup, love and romance, haunted by the past, wedding, grave robbing, wedding ring, love
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 6.7
 744
Silver Tongues (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Two lovers travel from town to town playing a dark game of deceit that soon spirals out of control, threatening their very relationship.
Style: psychological, tense, realistic, captivating, serious
Plot: couple relations, hidden identity, couples, dishonesty, juggling, crumbling relationship, society, love and romance, sexual content, infidelity, manipulation
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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 6.1
 622
I Love You (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Man meets woman, and invites her home. The two start an intense relationship in order to shield themselves from loneliness.
Style: sexy, serious, realistic, sexual, psychological
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), eroticism, couples, sexual content, sexual relations, world, couple relations, self discovery, female nudity, male nudity, erotica, sex ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: brazil, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
The Night Buffalo (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Unable to cope with the fact that his girlfriend cheated on him with his best friend, a twenty-two year old schizophrenic sets an elaborate revenge plan into motion before taking his own life. Gregorio has been in and out of mental hospitals for ...
Style: realistic, serious, disturbing, sexy, gloomy ...
Plot: infidelity, betrayal, love triangle, vengeance, haunted by the past, couples, mental illness, friendship, human nature, destructive relationship, rivalry, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Adrift in Manhattan (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The lives of three lonely strangers intersect while commuting on New York's 1 and 9 subway lines.
Style: realistic, psychological, serious, exciting, captivating ...
Plot: stalking, interracial relations, dysfunctional family, couple relations, family problems, unsupportive spouse, artists and showbiz, love and romance, lifestyle, obsession, infidelity, isolation ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 5.9
 842
Variety (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, West Germany, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A repressed young woman develops a fascination for pornography and voyeurism while selling tickets to adult movies.
Style: mind bending, realistic, serious, sexy, gloomy ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), love and romance, sexual content, voyeurism, human nature, feminism, obsession, self discovery, sexual relations, loneliness, diner, female sexuality ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 4.1
 680
Night Eyes (1990)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A Beverly Hills home-security guard is seduced by a rock star's wife he monitors by video.
Style: erotic, realistic, sexy, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: femme fatale, infidelity, rock star, crimes, crumbling marriage, sexual relations, voyeurism, adultery, investigation, dishonesty, love and romance, witnessing a crime ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
She's Lost Control (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ronah's life unravels when she starts working with a new client, Johnny.
Style: psychological, serious, tense, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: sexual relations, prostitute, life turned upside down, sex scene, female protagonist, couples, society, sexual content, transgender woman, urban, female director
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 6.4
 2K
The Touch (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A seemingly happy Swedish housewife and mother begins an adulterous affair with a foreign archaeologist who is working near her home.
Style: realistic, serious, psychological
Plot: love affair, infidelity, mental illness, introspection, love triangle, destructive relationship, couple relations, forbidden love, moral dilemma, fall in love, small town, human spirit ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: sweden, london, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%