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 serious, realistic, 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?: Tangos Are for Two (1997), Priceless Beauty (1988), The Square Circle (1996), The Breakup Playlist (2015), Moments in a Stolen Dream (1977). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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, wedding, plane crash, menage a trois, latin, rise and fall, romance, world, love and romance, music ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1930s
Place: argentina, spain, south america, colombia, peru ...
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95%
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, bereavement, kiss, female nudity, sea, guitar, sex scene, caucasian, rock star
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
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: car accident, gang rape, disguise, cross dressing, transvestite, rape, death, love, singing, kicked in the groin, knife held to throat, shame ...
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89%
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, artist, musician, aspiring singer, breakup, band, song, singer, guitar playing, collaboration, playing guitar, rock ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
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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: song, troubled marriage, inspiration, volkswagen, coming of age, ambition, musician, songwriter, christmas, college, date, piano ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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 104K
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, serious, sincere ...
Audience: date night
Plot: musician's life, music, pianist, friendship, street musician, composer, recording studio, music store, recording session, song, romance, singer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ireland, europe, czech republic, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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: singer, father daughter relationship, sunglasses, british accent, stage performance, teenage boy, nightclub, teenage girl, friendship, journal, cartoonist, bassist ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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Lace (1993)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Egypt
Story: Directed by Inas Al Degheidy.
Plot: polygamy, marriage ceremony, muslim, skiing, lawyer, love, singing, actress, police officer, love triangle, nightclub, migration ...
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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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: singing, unrequited love, slave, opera, singer, classical music
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 7.8
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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, alcoholic, showbiz, fame, concert, addiction, pop star, brother brother relationship, drinking problem, aspiring singer, friendship, backstage ...
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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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: guitar, singing, lawyer, homeless, tuberculosis, street musician, hit and run, guitarist, drum, haircut, wedding, friendship ...
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72%
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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: rock star, deaf, singer, brother brother relationship, bus, singing, band, gambling, deafness, dancing, father son relationship, mother daughter relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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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: semi serious, feel good, touching, gothic
Plot: friendship, rock, punk band, snow, female friendship, goth, city life, punk, hard rock, punk rock, youth, music ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: tokyo, japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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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: realistic, touching, serious, sentimental, gloomy ...
Plot: musician, journalist, singer, redemption, country music, aging, loneliness, memory, guitar, alcoholic, texan, taxi ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, texas, new mexico, houston texas, phoenix arizona ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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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, hamburger, courage, female nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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: date night, girls' night
Plot: mute or deaf, romance, fall in love, artists and showbiz, love and romance, urban, couples, musician's life, couple relations, parents and children, misfit, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: connecticut, new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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, composer, marital problem, hopelessness, loneliness, desire, engagement, unrequited love, opera, ensemble, male female relationship, loss of lover ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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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: menage a trois, bullfighter, opera, gypsy
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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, serious, realistic
Plot: dealing with death, hotel, boss and employee, sexual relations, romance, love and romance, couples, master and servant, family relations, power relations, marriage, father daughter relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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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, older woman younger man sex, singer, father son relationship, factory worker, comeback, boxer
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.1
 93
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: emotional, serious, sincere, realistic, touching ...
Plot: truck, car accident, opposites attract, on the road, romance, starting over, road trip, teenage love, midlife crisis, hopes, love and romance, drug dealing ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, boston, san francisco, montana
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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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, student, song, singer, brother brother relationship, love, singing, dance, disease, sickness, band
Time: 1960s
Place: campus
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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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, serious, realistic, sexy, erotic ...
Plot: obsession, love triangle, captive, paranoia, bar, friendship, hotel, lesbian, sex, memory, illness, desire ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, france, paris france, normandy
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Carmen (1984)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 152 min.
Story: A film version of the famous Bizet opera, where a soldier (Don Jose) falls in love with a beautiful factory worker (Carmen), but she does not reciprocate his feelings.
Style: emotional, serious, captivating, realistic, sexual ...
Plot: opera, femme fatale, tragic love, soldier, love triangle, music, obsessive quest, unfulfilled love, love and romance, romance, unfulfillment, betrayal ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century, 1920s
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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: gloomy, serious, realistic, sincere, emotional ...
Plot: infidelity, love triangle, crumbling marriage, couple relations, romance, parents and children, fall in love, love and romance, unfulfillment, couples, immigrants, love affair ...
Time: contemporary
Place: memphis, usa, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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, serious, gloomy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, suicide, coming of age, buddies, school, social misfits, romance, music, parents and children, high school life, teenage life, youth ...
Time: 80s
Place: portland oregon, oregon, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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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, young lovers, on the road, romance, destructive relationship, hitchhiker, college student, looking for love, college, lovers reunited, love and romance ...
Time: 60s
Place: france, italy, europe, spain, florence italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Nashville Girl (1976)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A Kentucky-born maiden realizes her dream of becoming a country music star. However, she discovers that her single-minded determination has caused her to lose things far more precious than fame or money when she gets involved with a group of corrupt ...
Plot: country music, cowboy hat, taxi, budweiser, hitchhiker, mercedes, ford mustang, kiss, police car, on the road, convertible, aspiring musician ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
A Song for Martin (2001)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Sweden, Germany, Denmark
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Martin, conductor of a symphonic orchestra, meet Barbara, violine player and they start a relationship. Five years later Martin starts to develop loss of memory and becomes more and more confused. Finally he is diagnosed with Alzheimer's ...
Style: sincere, serious, realistic, touching, emotional ...
Plot: opera, infidelity, crumbling marriage, couple relations, love affair, dysfunctional family, love and romance, unfulfillment, couples, family problems, fall in love, musician's life ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 3.8
 62
W.C. (2007)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Ireland
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Set in and around the male and female toilets of a Dublin jazz bar. A drama concerning the trials and tribulations of two lowly paid toilet attendants and the people they serve.
Style: serious, sincere, realistic, biting, clever ...
Plot: prostitute, social differences, jazz, nightlife, bar, romance, working class, workplace situations, society, workplace, immigrants, music band ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ireland, russia, czech republic
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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