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Four Nights of a Dreamer (1971)
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Four Nights of a Dreamer (1971)
Original name: Quatre nuits d'un rêveur
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Jacques, a young man with artistic aspirations, spends four nights wandering Paris with a young woman, whom he rescued from suicide.
Style: touching, atmospheric, serious, realistic, stylized
Audience: date night
Plot: artist, romance, love triangle, love and romance, destructive relationship, fall in love, love affair, couples, losing-it hero, unfulfilled love, unfulfillment, love, loneliness, female nudity, hippie, male female relationship, suicide attempt, kissing, night, painting, bridge, frustration, tape recorder, hugging, desire ...
Time: 19th century
Place: paris france, france

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and sexy films with plots about romance, love and romance, couples, fall in love, unfulfillment, love affair and love triangle mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like Four Nights of a Dreamer: A Gentle Woman (1969), Quantum Love (2014), Love on a Pillow (1962), Strangers (2007), Heartbeat (1968). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
A Gentle Woman (1969)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When his young wife commits suicide, leaving no explanation for her act, an introspective pawnbroker looks back on their life together and tries to understand why she had to kill herself.
Style: atmospheric, bleak, stylized, psychological, gloomy ...
Plot: loan shark, suicide, couples, estrangement, family problems, crumbling marriage, unsupportive spouse, unfulfillment, human nature, couple relations, strong female presence, family ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: paris france, france, europe
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Quantum Love (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A family man's encounter with a beautiful woman develops into a mutual fascination.
Style: realistic, touching, psychological, serious
Audience: date night
Plot: fall in love, nightclub, romance, love and romance, unfulfillment, unfulfilled love, husband wife relationship, sex scene, love triangle, divorce, mother daughter relationship, moral dilemma ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
Love on a Pillow (1962)
Genre: Romance, Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A young girl rescues a man from a suicide attempt. He turns out to be a sociopath, who begins to take over her life, abusing her both verbally and emotionally, yet she can't seem to tear herself away from him.
Style: sentimental, realistic, serious, touching, emotional ...
Plot: mental illness, destructive relationship, love triangle, small town, sexual relations, hotel, unfulfillment, romance, unsupportive spouse, jazz, pain, couples ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: france, paris france, italy, tuscany
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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Strangers (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Israel, France
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Six days in the lives of an Israeli living in a kibbutz and a Palestinian living in Paris, which starts with an accidental meeting in the Berlin Subway during the World cup finals, will change them completely.
Style: touching, sincere, serious, realistic, contemplative
Plot: unlikely couple, impossible love, fall in love, wartime life, friendship, couples, life is a bitch, romance, hopes, love and romance, unfulfilled love, bittersweet ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, europe, france, germany, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Heartbeat (1968)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The mistress (Catherine Deneuve) of a wealthy man misses material comforts when she leaves him for a younger lover.
Style: realistic, serious, stylized
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, seduction, love affair, love and romance, romance, unfulfillment, couple relations, destructive relationship, breakup, social differences, couples, society ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Boy Meets Girl (1984)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Paris by night. Alex, 22, wants to become a filmmaker. He is fascinated by first times and his girlfriend, Florence, has just left him for his best friend, Thomas. First break-up, first attempted murder: Alex tries to strangle Thomas, but gives up ...
Style: serious, stylized, realistic, avant garde, talky ...
Plot: fall in love, romance, impossible love, love affair, twentysomething life, destructive relationship, couples, lifestyle, losing-it hero, youth, unfulfillment, depression ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1983
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
A Man and a Woman (1966)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A man and a woman meet by accident on a Sunday evening at their childrens' boarding school. Slowly, they reveal themselves to each other, finding that each is a widow.
Style: sentimental, touching, serious, realistic, stylized ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: widow, widower, romance, love and romance, couples, train, looking for love, love affair, fall in love, couple relations, school, love ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: paris france, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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3 Hearts (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Germany, Belgium
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A twist of fate leaves a hapless accountant romantically torn between two sisters.
Style: serious, sentimental, atmospheric, touching, realistic
Plot: brother in law sister in law relationship, love triangle, unfulfilled love, couple relations, fall in love, love and romance, romance, siblings relations, bittersweet, unfulfillment, sister sister relationship, infidelity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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Frontier of the Dawn (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A celebrity is caught by her husband with a young lover. She ends the relationship, but slowly goes insane and kills herself.
Style: atmospheric, serious, sentimental, touching, melancholic ...
Plot: tragic love, haunted by the past, love and romance, couples, love affair, obsession, fall in love, falling in love, unfulfillment, longing, taking a photograph, photographer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
The Last Mistress (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Secrets, rumors and betrayals surround the upcoming marriage between a young dissolute man and virtuous woman of the French aristocracy.
Style: stylized, serious, realistic, erotic, sexy ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, opposites attract, infidelity, femme fatale, manipulation, forbidden love, manipulations, dishonesty, couples, destructive relationship, tragic love, love affair ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s, 1830s
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Until September (1984)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: American tour guide Mo Alexander misses her tour group, and then her flight out of Paris. Stuck in the city of romance, Mo runs into the very suave -- and very married -- Xavier, who attempts to seduce Mo while his family is out of town. His charms ...
Style: sexy, realistic, serious, sexual, sentimental
Plot: romance, lovers reunited, fall in love, love triangle, love affair, extramarital affair, crumbling marriage, unfulfillment, love and romance, bittersweet, road not taken, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 80s
Place: paris france, europe, france, missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Zhou Yu's Train (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Zhou Yu, a ceramic artisan in China's rural Northwest, has a deep rapport with Chen Qing, a shy sensitive poet. Taking a long train ride every weekend just to make mad passionate love with him, her longing seems insatiable. Until one day, she ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, sentimental, touching, contemplative ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love triangle, love affair, dishonesty, romance, longing, couples, infidelity, couple relations, fall in love, train travel, train ride, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Beyond the Clouds (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Germany, Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Made of four short tales, linked by a story filmed by Wim Wenders. Taking place in Ferrara, Portofino, Aix en Provence and Paris, each story, which always a woman as the crux of the story, invites to an inner travel, as Antonioni says "towards ...
Style: erotic, touching, atmospheric, serious, realistic ...
Plot: romance, love triangle, infidelity, unfulfilled love, love affair, dishonesty, love and romance, fall in love, couple relations, lovers reunited, destructive relationship, midlife crisis ...
Place: europe, italy, paris france, france, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Duchess of Langeais (2007)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 137 min.
Story: In Majorca, in 1823, a French general, Armand de Montriveau, overhears a cloistered nun singing in a chapel; he insists on speaking to her. She is Antoinette, for five years he has searched for her. Flash back to their meeting in Paris, he recently ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, stylized
Audience: girls' night
Plot: obsession, kidnapping, unrequited love, social differences, tragic love, love affair, unfulfilled love, couple relations, romance, love and romance, fall in love, couples ...
Time: 19th century, 1810s, 1820s
Place: paris france, france, europe, spain, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Friday Night (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Paris, 1995. Laure (Valérie Lemercier) is about to meet friends for dinner to celebrate her moving in with her boyfriend. But on her way out, she discovers that the entire city is stalled by a massive transit strike. When a handsome stranger ...
Style: sexual, serious, realistic, stylized, atmospheric ...
Plot: fall in love, dangerous attraction, love and romance, couples, danger, romance, chaos and mayhem, couple relations, traffic jam, friendship, living together, chaos ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Swann in Love (1984)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, West Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Swann (Jeremy Irons), an eligible bachelor in the best circles of fin-de-siècle Paris, has also some more vulgar but rich friends, the Verdurins. Through them he meets Odette (Ornella Muti), a courtesan, with whom he falls hopelessly in love. She ...
Style: contemplative, realistic, serious, sexy, gloomy ...
Plot: prostitute, obsession, jealousy, courtesan, dishonesty, unfulfillment, romance, femme fatale, gays and lesbians, rise to the top, society, love and romance ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: paris france, france, europe, italy, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Kung-Fu Master (1988)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Veteran French director Agnes Varda's Le Petit Amour is based on a short story by actress/songstress Jane Birkin. Birkin herself plays the main character, a loving but lonely 40-year-old divorcee. Her life is brightened a bit by the presence of ...
Style: touching, gloomy, sexual, serious, realistic ...
Plot: romance, older woman younger man relationship, unfulfilled love, couple relations, teenage life, family relations, couples, youth, love affair, fall in love, looking for love, martial arts ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, france, paris france, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Soft Skin (1964)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Pierre Lachenay is a well-known publisher and lecturer, married with Franca and father of Sabine, around 10. He meets an air hostess, Nicole. They start a love affair, which Pierre is hiding, but he cannot stand staying away from her.
Style: serious, realistic, contemplative, sexy, gloomy ...
Plot: stewardess, airplane, airport, new wave, destructive relationship, lovers reunited, love triangle, midlife crisis, couple relations, human nature, unfulfillment, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: paris france, lisbon portugal, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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The Lovers on the Bridge (1991)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Set against Paris' oldest bridge, the Pont Neuf, while it was closed for repairs, this film is a love story between two young vagrants: Alex, a would be circus performer addicted to alcohol and sedatives and Michele, a painter driven to a life ...
Style: touching, feel good, romantic, enigmatic, atmospheric ...
Audience: date night
Plot: homeless, romance, love affair, couple relations, fall in love, blind character, painting, rise and fall, life is a bitch, love, dishonesty, beggar ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: europe, paris france, france, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Chloe in the Afternoon (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The last of Rohmer's Six Moral Tales. Frederic leads a bourgeois life; he is a partner in a small Paris office and is happily married to Helene, a teacher expecting her second child. In the afternoons, Frederic daydreams about other women, but ...
Style: clever, psychological, stylized, contemplative, talky ...
Audience: date night
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), romance, love and romance, infidelity, love affair, temptation, society, dishonesty, couple relations, human nature, daydreamer, couples ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Two English Girls (1971)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 130 min.
Story: At the beginning of the 20th century, Claude Roc, a young middle-class Frenchman meets in Paris Ann Brown, a young Englishwoman. They become friends and Ann invites him to spend holidays at the house where she lives with her mother and her sister ...
Style: serious, realistic, sentimental, contemplative, talky
Plot: love triangle, love and romance, romance, siblings relations, couple relations, fall in love, destructive relationship, couples, family relations, platonic, first person narration, death ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 1900s, pre world war one, turn of the century
Place: paris france, europe, france, wales, normandy
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
White Nights on the Pier (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A man walks every night along the jetty. There he meets a young woman who is waiting for the man of her life. Over four nights, they discuss life and he gradually falls in love with her.
Style: contemplative, realistic, atmospheric, stylized, talky ...
Plot: love and romance, fall in love, introspection, romance, seaport, unfulfillment, love
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Someone I Loved (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy, Belgium, Hong Kong
Duration: 113 min.
Story: One night, Pierre decides to reveal his painful secret to his daughter-in-law, who's just been abandoned by her husband. Pierre's secret is about his secret love to Mathilde, the woman he left to instead follow an easier path in life.
Style: serious, realistic, touching, captivating, melancholic ...
Plot: unfulfilled love, haunted by the past, love affair, romance, couples, breakup, father daughter relationship, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, love and romance, unfulfillment, road not taken ...
Time: 21st century, 90s, 20th century, contemporary, 2000s ...
Place: france, hong kong, montreal
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Quartet (1981)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Quartet is the story of a girl who, adrift with her feckless husband amidst the literati of glittering Paris in the 1920s, becomes entrapped by a rich and sybaritic English couple. Adapted from the wistful, melancholy autobiographical novel by Jean ...
Style: atmospheric, gloomy, stylized, clever, talky ...
Plot: couples, prison, love triangle, couple relations, jazz, performer's life, infidelity, destructive relationship, unfulfillment, romance, dishonesty, lifestyle ...
Time: 1920s, 20s
Place: paris france, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Love Street (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A handyman in a 1940s Paris brothel tries to help the prostitute he loves with her singing career and romantic life.
Style: touching, serious, realistic, sexual, melancholic ...
Plot: prostitute, romance, fall in love, wartime life, palaces castles and temples, couples, black market, love and romance, world war two, singing contest, card playing, singing competition ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 40s
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Scream of the Silk (1996)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 110 min.
Story: An illiterate seamstress has a powerful fetish for silk which gets her into trouble. The psychiatrist sent to help her becomes fascinated by her case and when he returns to France from World War One they fall in love, an affair that can only end in ...
Style: sexual, psychological, slasher, serious, realistic ...
Plot: prison, obsession, romance, mentally unstable, dishonesty, hidden identity, love and romance, psychopath, couples, femme fatale, losing-it hero, love affair ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: paris france, africa, france, north africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Those Who Love (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A secret and deep passion marks the life of a young doctor, and threatens the existence of those around him.
Style: sexual, touching, emotional, sexy, realistic ...
Plot: tragic love, love triangle, dishonesty, village, love affair, school, village life, fall in love, infidelity, redemption, destructive relationship, unfulfillment ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century, 1800s
Place: galicia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Another Nine & a Half Weeks (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, France, UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: John flies over to Paris to find out his girlfriend Elizabeth. He finds a mysterious fashion designer named Lea and her assistant Claire, and it turns out that Lea was Elizabeth's friend in Paris. Lea says to John that Elizabeth married and ...
Style: erotic, serious, realistic, sexy, suspense ...
Plot: lust, dangerous attraction, destructive relationship, lovers reunited, love, obsession, love triangle, male female relationship, prostitute, anger, passion, couples ...
Time: 90s
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
A Room in Town (1982)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Set against the backdrop of an increasingly violent strike, a worker falls in love with the middle-class daughter of his landlady.
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, stylized, atmospheric ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: strike, social differences, unfulfilled love, working class, couple relations, sexual dysfunction, injustice, family relations, breakup, couples, weakness, infidelity ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s
Place: brittany
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Delicacy (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A French woman mourning over the death of her husband three years prior is courted by a Swedish co-worker.
Style: touching, feel good, sentimental, humorous, romantic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: unlikely couple, office romance, love affair, love and romance, fall in love, love triangle, workplace romance, love, romance, cafe, couples, workplace ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%