Movies like Nothing But Ghosts

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Nothing But Ghosts (2006)
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Nothing But Ghosts (2006)
Original name: Nichts als Gespenster
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Episodes about different stages of relationships: from flirtation to falling out of love.
Plot: jealousy, secret love, friendship, fall in love, mother daughter relationship, couples, flirting, domineering mother, hurricane, grand canyon, cheating, glacier, cafeteria, lovesick, female nudity, sex scene, male nudity, falling in love
Place: venice, iceland, jamaica

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and psychological films with plots about friendship, love and romance, fall in love, couples, friends, female nudity and romance mostly in Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Nothing But Ghosts: We (2003), A Cartomante (2004), Bliss (2012), The Taste of Apple Seeds (2013), Love That Boy (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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We (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A summer trip to Berlin offers a fleeting glimpse into the lives of the country's youth in this vibrant, character-driven drama from director Martin Gypkens. When twentysomething Florian arrives in town to pay a visit to long-lost pal Pit, the ...
Plot: friendship, grownups, unhappiness, gay interest, coming of age, homosexual, filmmaker, gay, male nudity, high school friends, homosexuality, gay kiss ...
Place: germany
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95%
 3.7
 175
A Cartomante (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Rita is about to marry a wealthy physician, Dr. Augusto Vilela. One night, Vilela's best friend, Camilo, is brought to the hospital, dying from an overdose. Vilela saves his life and introduces him to his fiancée. Rita and Camilo fall in love ...
Style: emotional, realistic, twists and turns, captivating, sentimental ...
Plot: friendship, fall in love, love triangle, romance, couples, couple relations, sexual relations, friends, psychiatrist, fortune teller, sex scene, doctor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: brazil, rio de janeiro
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 6.2
 653
Bliss (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Two young people in Berlin, a refugee and a homeless punk, form a relationship.
Style: touching, semi serious, realistic, humorous, affectionate ...
Plot: prostitute, female nudity, couples, love and romance, fall in love, male nudity, punk rock, refugee, homeless, teenage rape, flashback, punk ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: berlin germany, germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The Taste of Apple Seeds (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 120 min.
Story: When Bertha dies, her granddaughter Iris inherits her house and finds herself back in the home where she and her cousin used to play dressing-up in the summer holidays. While she wanders from room to room, she gropes her way through memories and ...
Style: family saga
Plot: skinny dipping, jealousy, secret love, sex scene, female nudity, strong female character, strong female lead, seduction, female director
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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 6.4
 435
Love That Boy (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Love That Boy is the story of Phoebe, a socially inept overachiever, unrecognized in a world run by C students. Phoebe’s life is totally dominated by her “To Do Before Graduation” list. When Phoebe’s best friend Robyn dumps Phoebe two weeks ...
Style: humorous, atmospheric, captivating, light, semi serious ...
Plot: romance, fall in love, couples, friendship, youth, friends, college, coming of age, age difference, looking for love, teenager, love and romance ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Another Woman's Husband (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When Laurel signs up for swimming lessons, she becomes best friends with her teacher Susan - until they realize Laurel’s boyfriend and Susan’s husband are the same man.
Style: psychological, serious, realistic, gloomy, contemplative
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love triangle, friendship, haunted by the past, fall in love, infidelity, family problems, couples, family relations, betrayal, love and romance, double life, adultery ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Listen... Amaya (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 108 min.
Story: "Book a coffee", is an offbeat library cum coffee shop. It is owned and run by Leela Krishnamoorthy, a middle aged widow. She herself is as interesting and free spirited as the café she runs! Amaya, Leelas only child is a fire-brand 22 ...
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: love and romance, friendship, couple relations, self discovery, couples, family relations, fall in love, family life, infidelity, parents and children, introspection, love affair ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, delhi
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 5.9
 2K
Buddenbrooks (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 151 min.
Story: Mid-19th-century, Baltic Sea port city of Lubeck, Germany. Follows the fourth generation of the Buddenbrook mercantile family as Tony and Thomas reach the age of marriage. Fatefully impeded every step of the way, the Buddenbrooks struggle as ...
Style: realistic, saga, emotional, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: family relations, family business, society, workplace, fall in love, unfulfillment, parents and children, relationship vs career, rivalry, inheritance, friendship, couples ...
Time: 19th century
Place: germany, europe, northern germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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24 Hours in the Life of a Woman (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Germany, UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Set in 1913, 1936 and 2001. When he returns to the casino and seaside resort of his early teens, Louis, a 78 year old man encounters Olivia, a 19 year old young woman madly in love with a violent cad. Louis tells the story of his own mother having a ...
Style: captivating
Plot: fall in love, resort, memory, love and romance, relationships, male female relationship, couple relations, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love interest, love affair, sex scene, female nudity ...
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
An Unexpected Love (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Kate Mayer seems to have it all: a nice suburban house, two loving children and a devoted husband. But Kate is anything but happy. She is disappointed not only with her marriage, but with her entire life. In her pursuit of happiness, this frustrated ...
Style: serious, realistic, psychological
Plot: lesbian mother, lesbian, sexual awakening, divorce, fall in love, secret love, lesbian sex, bigotry, starting over, self discovery, couples, family problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
A Burning Hot Summer (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy, Switzerland
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Paul reflects on the summer he met Angèle and Frédéric as he watches his friend being laid to rest.
Style: psychological, serious, realistic, tense, sexy ...
Plot: friendship, breakup, fall in love, human nature, artists and showbiz, love and romance, couples, love triangle, adultery, husband wife relationship, sexual relations, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, rome italy, paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.6
 528
Shores of Hope (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 116 min.
Story: In this vivid historical drama set in 1980s East Germany, two dockworkers and best friends who dream of escaping the repressive regime are forced to choose their loyalties when the state police promise them safe passage out of the country — if ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, captivating, tense
Plot: friendship, relationship vs career, ambition, moral dilemma, investigation, crimes, betrayal, dishonesty, snitch, interracial romance, love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: germany, german democratic republic, east germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
This Summer Feeling (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Sasha, a French woman of thirty, dies suddenly in Berlin. Her Fiancé, Lawrence, and her sister Zoé, must come to terms as the consequences of this shock set in.
Style: psychological, touching, disturbing, sad, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: friendship, psychology, death, romance, couples, loss of lover, love and romance, meaning of life, love, beach, male nudity, female nudity ...
Place: paris france, new york, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.5
 100
Hopefuls (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Junior, as he’s known, since he’s essentially still a child, seems to be having a tough time getting on in life. He shares cheap lodgings with another fellow and earns money doing strenuous night shifts at a warehouse. It’s no surprise that he ...
Style: touching, psychological, suspense, unusual plot structure, sexy ...
Plot: boyfriend girlfriend relationship, friend, bossy woman, teenager, teenage protagonist, football, football player, domineering mother, jealousy, pregnancy, pregnant woman, teenage boy ...
Time: 21st century
Place: brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Confession of a Child of the Century (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Germany, UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Paris, 1830: Octave, betrayed by his mistress, sinks into despair and debauchery. His father's death leads him to the country where he meets Brigitte, a widow who is ten years his elder. Octave falls in love passionately, but will he have the ...
Style: touching, realistic, serious, gloomy, contemplative
Plot: infidelity, fall in love, love affair, love and romance, countryside, dishonesty, betrayal, loss of father, debauchery, duel, snow, billiards ...
Time: 19th century, 1830s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.6
 83
Cherry. (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When Brian Cherry, a sweet, sensitive young Los Angeleno, falls for the beautiful, electric, and damaged Jules, she turns his ideas about women and sex upside-down. Slowly, he is drawn into a twisted love-triangle that includes Jules and his best ...
Style: realistic, sexy, captivating, psychological, serious ...
Plot: romance, love triangle, couples, fall in love, best friends, love, friendship, revenge, escapades, youth, love and romance, male female relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.6
 465
Burning Secret (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, West Germany
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Burning Secret is a 1988 drama film, based on the short story Brennendes Geheimnis by Stefan Zweig, about an American diplomat's son who befriends a mysterious baron while staying at an Austrian spa during the 1920s. The film was written and ...
Style: tense, captivating, sincere, psychological, serious ...
Plot: couples, family relations, family problems, love and romance, unfulfillment, dishonesty, romance, fall in love, couple relations, parents and children, love affair, infidelity ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century
Place: austria, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.8
 319
Sonja (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Sonja is struggling to deal with her parent separation, and find her feelings for her best friend might not just be a phase.
Style: realistic, sexy, touching, sincere, sexual
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: friendship, coming of age, love and romance, family relations, youth, coming out, unfulfilled love, couples, friends, best friends, lifestyle, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 6.0
 691
Salmonberries (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young orphaned woman, named Kotzebue, is trying to find out who her parents are in the icy landscapes of Alaska. Kotzebue (K.d. Lang) is helped by a east-german librarian (Rosel Zech), whose husband was killed while fleeing from the GDR. Although ...
Style: realistic, serious, touching, atmospheric, contemplative
Plot: looking for love, social differences, couple relations, friendship, love affair, fall in love, human nature, infidelity, opposites attract, gender, love and romance, romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: alaska, usa, berlin germany, east germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.5
 164
La Run (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Guillaume is a good young man. He has never taken hard drugs in his life, doesn't plan on trying, and has an honest job. Everything goes chaotic when he witnesses his father's attempted suicide over a heavy gambling debt. In order to pay ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, psychological
Plot: friendship, ambition, jealousy, drug abuse, drug dealing, family, drugs, violence, money
Place: montreal
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.5
 31
Buried Cain (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Buried Cain is a steamy southern gothic drama about two brothers, Christian and Cain, who have only two things in common - their love for their small town southern home and their love for the same woman - the girl they call 'Georgia'. ...
Style: sexy, touching, psychological, suspense, tense
Plot: group of friends, love triangle, friendship, seduction, jealousy, infidelity, brother brother relationship, threesome, menage a trois, voyeur, sex scene, female nudity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.6
 4K
Crazy (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Benjamin is a 16 year old half-side spastic with lousy grades in math, who switches to a boarding school to reach grammar school. Acclimatization to the new environment is difficult in the first place and he has to struggle with the various problems ...
Style: sentimental, touching, realistic, sincere, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, puberty, first sex, boarding school, fall in love, teenage love, paralysis, teenage life, social relations, love and romance, youth, innocence lost ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: europe, germany, bavaria
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Getting of Wisdom (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The Getting of Wisdom is based on the 1910 novel by Henry Handel Richardson (born Ethel Florence Lindesay Richardson). Her novel is thought to be an account of her own schooldays at the Presbyterian Ladies College in Melbourne. The film is about a ...
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: social misfits, love and romance, youth, misfit, lifestyle, prodigy, coming of age, society, power relations, friends, couples, injustice ...
Time: 19th century
Place: australia, melbourne australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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 4.2
 54
Swingers (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Nicolas (Sébastien Boivin) lives a rather harmonious relationship with Valérie (Natasha M. Leroux), punctuated visits to a swinger club of the city. During a supper with two couples of friends, the audacious Valerie reveals her desire to introduce ...
Style: captivating
Plot: cheating wife, open marriage, open relationship, friendship, jealous husband, swinger party, infidelity, extramarital affair, swinger, jealousy, couple relations, husband wife relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.5
 449
Mel & Jenny (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Eternal daydreamer Mel can't wait to quit her sucky catering job and fly to her dream destination: Portugal. Things change when the beautiful Jenny literally crashes into her life when Mel nearly runs her over in her classic BMW. It is love at ...
Style: semi serious, captivating, emotional, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: car accident, romance, fall in love, couples, daydreamer, girlfriend, lesbian, young love, sexual identity, self discovery, false identity, gender disguise ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, portugal
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Beach House (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Cara Rudland thought she’d left her Southern roots and troubled family far behind, but returns to the scenic Lowcountry of her childhood summers after losing her job in Chicago. There, she reconnects with her mother Lovie, who has been caring for ...
Style: disturbing, touching, thought provoking, sincere
Audience: chick flick
Plot: mother daughter relationship, brother sister relationship, family reunited, life philosophy, turtle, female protagonist, love, small town, sibling relationship, estrangement, transformation, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Our Grand Despair (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey, Germany, Netherlands
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The peaceful cohabitation of two 30-something bachelors is disrupted when they both fall in love with the charming young woman who moves in with them.
Style: serious, realistic, sentimental, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: friendship, love triangle, partners, fall in love, lifestyle, buddies, love and romance, romance, bittersweet, friends, communication problem, thirtysomething life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
A Cooler Climate (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Iris is broke after her divorce and takes a job working as a housekeeper for a wealthy woman named Paula. When Paula and her husband separate, an unlikely friendship blossoms between the women.
Style: realistic, serious, talky, psychological, sincere ...
Plot: housekeeper, social differences, couple relations, boss and employee, suburban life, human nature, friendship, suburbs, working class, dysfunctional family, culture clash, fall in love ...
Time: 90s
Place: maine, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.9
 5K
Happy Days (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 153 min.
Story: The movie revolves around eight youngsters, who become good friends in their freshman years when they join the college for their Bachelors in Engineering (B.E.). The life of these young minds, be it personal or that in college, is dealt with aplomb. ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, sentimental, realistic, touching
Plot: friendship, college, graduation, student life, couples, lifestyle, coming of age, buddies, university, fall in love, couple relations, teachers and students ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
G - Lost in Frankfurt (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Kris cant land a job in Warsaw and is now trying his luck in Frankfurt, where he ends up in a design underwear store for men. After some initial difficulties he explores the foreign city in which he must now find his way around. When he gets to know ...
Style: psychological, suspense, sentimental, unusual plot structure, lgbt cinema ...
Plot: gay, addiction, drug abuse, drug dealing, drugs, gay interest, nightclub, hallucination, nudity (full frontal - brief), love, romance, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%