Movies like How Do I Love You?

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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, affair, guitar
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 realistic, serious, touching and sincere films with plots about singer, song, singing, friendship, love and romance, friend and guitar mostly in Drama, Romance and Music genres. Some movies like How Do I Love You?: Priceless Beauty (1988), Tangos Are for Two (1997), The Breakup Playlist (2015), The Square Circle (1996), Once (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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: genie, beach, brother, singer, female nudity, kiss, sex scene, guitar, sea, bereavement, caucasian, rock star
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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, ambition, tango, plane crash, menage a trois, wedding, latin, rise and fall, world, dishonesty, couples, romance ...
Time: 30s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: argentina, spain, south america, peru, colombia ...
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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, band, artist, aspiring singer, breakup, musician, guitar playing, playing guitar, collaboration, song, singer, rock ...
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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: on the road, kidnapping, mechanic, dancer, knife, gender disguise, gender roles, performer, arranged marriage, fiance fiancee relationship, rapist, prostitution ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
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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, realistic, captivating, sincere ...
Audience: date night
Plot: pianist, music, musician's life, friendship, musician, singer, recording session, recording studio, song, composer, street musician, music store ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ireland, europe, czech republic, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
Moments in a Stolen Dream (1977)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Philippines
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: biology, alarm clock, inspiration, volkswagen, troubled marriage, coming of age, date, songwriter, morning, ambition, musician, illicit affair ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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: part animation, sunglasses, cartoonist, journal, aspiring musician, friendship, father daughter relationship, singer, cousin cousin relationship, guitarist, drummer, band ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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Hit 'n Strum (2012)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After committing a hit and run, a beautiful career woman attempts to clear her conscience by befriending her victim, a homeless but talented street musician.
Plot: guitarist, singing, lawyer, haircut, hit and run, street musician, tuberculosis, songwriter, drum, recording studio, wedding, airplane ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Lace (1993)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Egypt
Story: Directed by Inas Al Degheidy.
Plot: polygamy, marriage ceremony, nightclub, love triangle, lawyer, love, singing, migration, muslim, skiing, actress, friend ...
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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Aida (1985)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Music
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 160 min.
Story: La Scala went all out for its 1986 production of this grandest of grand operas, with a strong cast and, most important for a video recording, a larger-than-life staging. The Triumph Scene in Act II is by no means Aida's only attraction, but it ...
Plot: opera, slave, classical music, singer, singing, unrequited love
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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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, uplifting, touching, rockumentary, captivating
Plot: singer, showbiz, fame, alcoholic, concert, pop star, addiction, brother brother relationship, drinking problem, aspiring singer, friendship, backstage ...
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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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, gambling, truck driver, gambler, truck, dancer, male female relationship, deafness, band, bus, singing ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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: serious, sentimental, touching, realistic
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: mute or deaf, couples, musician's life, fall in love, love and romance, couple relations, unfulfillment, artists and showbiz, family relations, romance, parents and children, misfit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: connecticut, usa, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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: serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: love and romance, dealing with death, family relations, master and servant, romance, sexual relations, boss and employee, power relations, hotel, couples, salesman, first love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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: break-up, desire, engagement, unrequited love, loneliness, loss of lover, extramarital affair, break up, adultery, infidelity, male female relationship, ensemble ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Implosion (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain, Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Spanish-German TV movie based on a story about immigration. The youth drama directed and written by Sören Voigt arrival by canoe account of a group of African immigrants.
Plot: friendship, refugee, hard labor, courage, hamburger, female nudity
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Nana (2005)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Based on the popular manga, this follows the adventures of two girls named Nana who depend on each other's help to realize their dreams. The two meet on a train to Tokyo, where Nana K. aims to reunite with her boyfriend and Nana O. hopes to ...
Style: feel good, touching, semi serious, gothic
Plot: friendship, rock, female friendship, snow, punk band, goth, music band, youth, best friends, urban, city life, music ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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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: serious, sexual, touching, realistic
Plot: friendship, love triangle, looking for love, love affair, buddies, destiny, platonic, lovers reunited, young lovers, youth, college, couples ...
Time: 60s
Place: france, italy, europe, spain, florence italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Tim Maia (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
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, music, brazilian, drugs, lesbian kiss, singing, song
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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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, opera, menage a trois, bullfighter
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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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, sentimental, serious, emotional ...
Plot: musician, journalist, singer, redemption, loneliness, financial problem, country music, alcoholic, hopes, musician's life, love and romance, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, texas, new mexico, phoenix arizona, houston texas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Mods (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 59 min.
Story: A quasi-musical by Serge Bozon.
Plot: pajamas, dance, band, love, singing, brother brother relationship, sickness, student, song, singer, disease
Time: 1960s
Place: campus
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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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, factory worker, boxer, comeback, older woman younger man sex, singer, father son relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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West of Here (2002)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Finding his only escape in music, Gil Blackwell (Josh Hamilton) decides to leave his monotonous business life in Boston when his cousin dies in a car accident. Gil ignores his father's disapproval and takes the family's antique truck for ...
Style: realistic, touching, psychological, emotional, sincere ...
Plot: truck, car accident, on the road, death in the family, couples, love affair, haunted by the past, midlife crisis, opposites attract, drug dealing, teenage love, starting over ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, boston, san francisco, montana
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54%
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Bandage (2010)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Set in Japan in the early 1990s, there's one rising band called LANDS, that is starting to find success amidst a flood of other bands. Asako and Miharu are two Tokyo high school students. When Miharu gives Asako her favorite indie rock band; a ...
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, touching
Audience: teens
Plot: betrayal, friendship, musician's life, rock, rising to stardom, contests and competitions, romance, music, music band, ambition, youth, coming of age ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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, gloomy, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, coming of age, suicide, misfit, lifestyle, high school life, youth, family relations, parents and children, romance, love and romance, friends ...
Time: 80s
Place: portland oregon, oregon, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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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: touching, atmospheric, sincere, serious, realistic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: friendship, disco, loneliness, ballroom dancing, human nature, figment, nightclub, elderly, couples, nightlife, dance school, looking for love ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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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: tequila, fish, guitar, puzzle, aids, singer, bar, subway, love, breakfast
Place: istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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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: sexual, psychological, gloomy, sexy, realistic ...
Plot: obsession, love triangle, captive, memory, passion, hotel, sex, lesbian, bar, paranoia, friendship, illness ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, europe, paris france, normandy
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Forty Shades of Blue (2005)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A Russian woman living in Memphis with a much older rock-n-roll legend experiences a personal awakening when her husband's estranged son comes to visit.
Style: serious, emotional, sincere, realistic, gloomy ...
Plot: love triangle, infidelity, couple relations, society, blues, love affair, couples, fall in love, family problems, estrangement, isolation, family relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: russia, usa, memphis
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%