Movies like How Do I Love You?

If you like "How Do I Love You?" you are looking for movies about / with friendship, swimming, song, singer, guitar and affair themes of Drama, Music and Romance genre shot in Italy or Spain.
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How Do I Love You? (1966)
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How Do I Love You? (1966)
Original name: Dio, come ti amo!
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Gigliola is a young and humble Neapolitan swimmer who will compete in a competition in Spain and finds herself falling for the fiance of her best friend. But when they come to visit her in Italy, she pretends to be rich, with the complicity of their parents.
Plot: friendship, swimming, song, singer, guitar, affair
Time: year 1966
Place: italy, spain

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Most similar movies to How Do I Love You?

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out touching, realistic, serious and sentimental films with plots about singer, song, singing, friendship, dancing, love and romance and band mostly in Drama, Romance and Music genres. Some movies like How Do I Love You?: Tim Maia (2014), The Breakup Playlist (2015), Priceless Beauty (1988), Tangos Are for Two (1997), The Square Circle (1996). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Tim Maia (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Brazil
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Biopic of Brazilian singer Tim Maia, from his childhood in Rio de Janeiro until his death at age 55, including his passage by the US, where he discovers a new style of music and is arrested for theft and drug possession.
Plot: singer, song, lesbian kiss, drugs, soul music, brazilian abroad, singing, brazilian, music
Place: new york, rio de janeiro
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95%
The Breakup Playlist (2015)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Philippines
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A story about an aspiring professional singer and a rock singer who collaborates in a song. As they work on their song, they start to develop feelings for each other.
Plot: songwriter, aspiring singer, breakup, rock, band, musician, song, artist, singer, collaboration, rock singer, playing guitar ...
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70%
Priceless Beauty (1988)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A rock-star who stopped singing after the death of his brother finds a female genie in a vase. She tries to help him live again.
Plot: beach, genie, singer, brother, guitar, sea, sex scene, kiss, caucasian, rock star, female nudity, bereavement ...
Place: italy
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Tangos Are for Two (1997)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Argentina, Spain
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A woman's voice says she was wife to Renzo Franchi and Carlos Gardel (1890-1935), Argentina's great tango singer. People say she's crazy. Her story unfolds. Buenos Aires, 1933: Juana Romero, a seamstress who lives for the music of ...
Plot: mistaken identity, plane crash, ambition, menage a trois, mysterious woman, wedding, tango, artists and showbiz, love and romance, sexual content, romance, dishonesty ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century
Place: argentina, spain, colombia, peru, south america ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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The Square Circle (1996)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 107 min.
Story: An abducted and sexually abused girl has her traditional views towards sexuality changed after finding refuge and kindness with a transvestite.
Plot: street performer, shame, escape, hindu, actor, father daughter relationship, man dressed as a woman, sex scene, fiance fiancee relationship, performer, arranged marriage, kidnapping ...
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62%
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A Star is Born (2018)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Seasoned musician Jackson Maine discovers-and falls in love with-struggling artist Ally. She has just about given up on her dream to make it big as a singer – until Jack coaxes her into the spotlight. But even as Ally's career takes off, the ...
Style: sincere, touching, uplifting, rockumentary, captivating ...
Plot: falling in love, singer, showbiz, alcoholic, fame, concert, aspiring singer, talent, addiction, brother brother relationship, pop star, drinking problem ...
Time: 2010s
Place: arizona, boston, memphis
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59%
All Ages Night (2009)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A teenage rock band believe one night on stage will change their life
Plot: stage performance, drummer, cousin cousin relationship, nightclub, part animation, teenage boy, cartoonist, father daughter relationship, recovering drug addict, british accent, guitarist, unfaithful boyfriend ...
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57%
Moments in a Stolen Dream (1977)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Philippines
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A young man has an innate love for music that is being thwarted by a domineering father who wants him to become a biologist. Just as he is trying to come to grips with this contradiction, he meets a married woman visiting a friend of his and the two ...
Plot: date, alarm clock, song, guitar, piano, illicit affair, car, kite, dating, volkswagen, coming of age, songwriter ...
Time: 70s
Place: the philippines
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55%
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Lace (1993)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Egypt
Story: Directed by Inas Al Degheidy.
Plot: divorce, skiing, police officer, singing, actress, husband wife relationship, love triangle, muslim, marriage, polygamy, dancing, marriage ceremony ...
Place: alexandria egypt, canada
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53%
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Voices (1979)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Oscar-nominee Amy Irving ("Crossing Delancy," "Carrie") stars as a deaf woman who falls in love with an aspiring rock singer, even though she is unable to hear him sing.
Plot: deaf, rock star, brother brother relationship, deafness, bus, courage, truck driver, father son relationship, singer, strip club, gambler, singing ...
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53%
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Once (2007)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Ireland
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A vacuum repairman moonlights as a street musician and hopes for his big break. One day a Czech immigrant, who earns a living selling flowers, approaches him with the news that she is also an aspiring singer-songwriter. The pair decide to ...
Style: sentimental, touching, sincere, captivating, emotional ...
Audience: date night
Plot: musician's life, pianist, street musician, music, recording studio, friendship, singer, romance, unfulfilled love, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ireland, dublin ireland, london, czech republic, europe
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49%
The Anonymous Venetian (1970)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Without mentioning the reason, Venetian musician Enrico invites his ex-wife Valeria to visit him, and her heart is broken again during their last days together.
Style: touching, serious, emotional, sentimental, realistic ...
Plot: terminal illness, unfulfillment, love and romance, couples, concentration camp, love affair, couple relations, tunnel, reunion, friends, midlife crisis, cloning ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 70s
Place: venice, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Carmen (1989)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 166 min.
Story: Filmed production of Bizet’s Carmen at Earls Court in London, June 1989.
Plot: gypsy, menage a trois, bullfighter, opera
Place: spain
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45%
Once Upon an Angel (2002)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A grief-stricken man who just lost his mother has a one night stand with a maid. What he doesn't know is that she's a virgin. He returns to his sad world of perfume business while she, unable to forget her first lover, follows him.
Style: humorous, realistic, serious, touching, light
Plot: family relations, romance, love and romance, sexual relations, couples, power relations, husband wife relationship, marriage, singer, first love, father daughter relationship, love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
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44%
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Three (1969)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Two college friends, traveling in Europe, find themselves rivals for the attentions of a mysterious woman.
Style: touching, sexual, realistic, serious, sexy
Plot: friendship, love triangle, romance, love and romance, criminal heroes, infidelity, college, on the road, looking for love, destructive relationship, lovers reunited, destiny ...
Time: 60s
Place: france, italy, europe, florence italy, spain ...
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44%
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Mods (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 59 min.
Story: A quasi-musical by Serge Bozon.
Plot: singer, campus, dance, sickness, brother brother relationship, singing, disease, song, illness, dancing, love, pajamas ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
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Listen to Your Heart (2010)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Danny Foster doesn't have much: an apartment as small as his paychecks, no family, and a struggling music career. Yet for him, "every day is a great day to be alive," an attitude he gained from his mother's unwavering optimism ...
Style: sentimental, touching, serious, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: mute or deaf, family relations, fall in love, couple relations, lifestyle, musician's life, love and romance, couples, parents and children, unfulfillment, romance, misfit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york, connecticut, manhattan new york city
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43%
The Full Monteverdi (2007)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Full Monteverdi follows the simultaneous break-up of six couples, from shocking revelation, vengeful anger and erotic longing for reconciliation, as an ensemble film. Vulnerable and disarming, it draws viewers into its emotional journey and ...
Style: baroque
Plot: breakup, break-up, ensemble, marital problem, betrayal, adultery, song, crying, flashback, infidelity, engagement, composer ...
Place: london
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We're So Young (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: Brazil
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The young Renato Russo has no time to lose: dreams of being a rock star. But it's still early. He needs to study, teach English, reassure parents, enjoy the class, heal pain of love and especially who pack touch your band. Abortion Electric to ...
Plot: singer, band, coming out, friendship, punk band, music, crying, guitarist, guitar, bisexual, drummer, cigarette smoking ...
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Preacher's Kid (2010)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Small-town girl Angie King leaves the church and her home to pursue a dream of singing stardom. Luckett plays Angie, the daughter of a stern but loving bishop, whose attraction to the hunky star (Tank) of a traveling gospel show takes her on the ...
Style: realistic, serious, touching, sentimental
Plot: hopes, parents and children, love and romance, lifestyle, destructive relationship, friendship, youth, couples, music, religion, father daughter relationship, redemption ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: georgia, usa
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42%
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Fig Jam (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Turkey
Duration: 94 min.
Story: On a night of despair after being turned down continuously for the scripts he writes, Metin ends up in a bar where he meets a girl named Duygu. After spending the night together, she walks out in the morning before he wakes up and leaves only a ...
Plot: puzzle, singer, subway, bar, guitar, love, aids, breakfast, tequila, fish
Place: istanbul turkey
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42%
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Here and Now (2018)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Vivienne (Sarah Jessica Parker), is an established singer with a successful music career. On the eve of a major performance, Vivienne receives some life-altering news that causes her to reevaluate her priorities. As she crisscrosses the busy streets ...
Style: depressing, suspenseful, rough, thought provoking, disturbing
Plot: singer, diagnosis, terminal illness, mental disorder, family relations, psychology, desperation, ex husband, lovers, loneliness
Place: new york
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42%
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Roseland (1977)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: "Roseland" is made up of three stories, sometimes connecting, all set in the famed New York dance palace, and all having the same theme: finding the right dance partner.
Style: sincere, atmospheric, realistic, serious, thought provoking ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: friendship, loneliness, looking for love, elderly, romance, couples, disco, party, music, ballroom dancing, nightclub, singleness ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york, manhattan new york city
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41%
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God Help the Girl (2014)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Eve is a catastrophe—low on self-esteem but high on fantasy, especially when it comes to music. Over the course of one Glasgow summer, she meets two similarly rootless souls: posh Cass and fastidious James, and together they form a group.
Style: uplifting, touching, sentimental, realistic, serious
Audience: date night
Plot: anorexia, friendship, music band, pop music, music, musician's life, friends, self discovery, love and romance, lifestyle, depression, mental illness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1969, year 1981
Place: scotland, glasgow scotland, edinburgh scotland
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41%
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Souvenir (2016)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Belgium, Luxembourg, France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Isabelle Huppert stars as a middle-aged factory worker whose long-ago brush with fame comes to the fore again when she begins a romance with a young aspiring boxer.
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, father son relationship, factory worker, boxer, comeback, singer, gay interest, older woman younger man sex, gay director
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40%
Permanent Record (1988)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: David Sinclair seems to have everything going for him: he's smart, musically talented, and very successful. To top off his senior year in high school, his band is trying to get a recording session. Therefore, David's suicide leaves ...
Style: touching, emotional, realistic, sincere, gloomy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, coming of age, suicide, grief, social misfits, lifestyle, misfit, youth, society, romance, buddies, love and romance ...
Time: 80s, 70s
Place: oregon, portland oregon, new jersey, california
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39%
Country at Heart (2020)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A struggling country singer meets a Nashville songwriter in need of inspiration. Teaming up to write a song, their work gets complicated but results in both a hit song...and true love.
Style: feel good, entertaining, romantic, humorous, light
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: country music, musician, love and romance, fall in love, self discovery, relationship vs career, unlikely couple, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, inspiration, song, transformation, happy ending ...
Place: nashville tennessee
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39%
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Crazy Heart (2009)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: When reporter Jean Craddock interviews Bad Blake -- an alcoholic, seen-better-days country music legend -- they connect, and the hard-living crooner sees a possible saving grace in a life with Jean and her young son. But can he leave behind an ...
Style: touching, sincere, serious, sentimental, emotional ...
Plot: country music, musician, alcohol abuse, journalist, loneliness, singer, country singer, alcoholic, redemption, financial problem, hopes, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, santa fe new mexico, nashville tennessee, new mexico, houston texas ...
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38%
A Slipping-Down Life (1999)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A young woman becomes obsessed with a small-time North Carolina rock singer.
Style: touching, feel good, sincere, captivating, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: groupie, love affair, love and romance, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, rock, musician's life, opposites attract, singer, family relations, obsession, small town ...
Time: 90s
Place: north carolina, usa
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38%
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The Captive (2000)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 118 min.
Story: An adaptation of Proust's "La Prisoniere" (book five of "Remembrance of Things Past"). Set in Paris, France, it is a serious tale of a tragic and dysfunctional love.
Style: sexy, psychological, serious, erotic, sexual ...
Plot: obsession, love triangle, sex, captive, paranoia, desire, friendship, dangerous attraction, lifestyle, losing-it hero, destructive relationship, voyeurism ...
Time: 90s
Place: paris france, europe, france, normandy
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37%