Movies like Deja Vu 1985

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Deja Vu (1985)
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Deja Vu (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A choreographer who believes that he was reincarnated believes that his present wife possesses the soul of his wife in his previous wife, a ballerina.
Style: atmospheric, mind bending, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: supernatural, reincarnation, tragic love, murder, ballerina, medium, fire, spiritualist, ghost, romance, destiny, love and romance, love affair, couples, supernatural romance, unfulfillment, dancer's life, fiance fiancee relationship, fiancee, supernatural power, screenwriter, lovers reunited

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful and atmospheric films with plots about couples, love and romance, murder, dishonesty, love affair, unfulfillment and deadly mostly in Drama, Horror and Thriller genres. Some movies like Deja Vu: Hamlet (1969), To Dance with the White Dog (1993), Trishna (2011), The Driver's Seat (1974), 10:30 P.M. Summer (1966). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Hamlet (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Tony Richardson's Hamlet is based on his own stage production. Filmed entirely within the Roundhouse in London (a disused train shed), it is shot almost entirely in close up, focusing the attention on faces and language rather than action.
Style: atmospheric, psychological, tense, serious
Plot: tragic love, murder, ghost, tragedy, royal family, destructive relationship, parents and children, haunted by the past, vengeance, supernatural, couples, psychopath ...
Time: middle ages
Place: denmark, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
To Dance with the White Dog (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: This is the touching story of an elderly widower trying to work through his grief. When Sam Peek's beloved wife, Cora, dies, a white dog suddenly materializes as his new companion and confidant. Sam takes the dog on a nostalgic journey which ...
Style: semi serious, sentimental, humorous, feel good, touching
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: romance, dog, afterlife, couple relations, supernatural romance, reincarnation, true love, self discovery, love affair, family gatherings, family relations, couples ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
 6.0
 3K
Trishna (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 117 min.
Story: When her father is killed in a road accident, Trishna's family expect her to provide for them. The rich son of an entrepreneur starts to restlessly pursue her affections, but are his intentions as pure as they seem?
Style: sentimental, emotional, realistic, serious, ambiguous ending
Audience: girls' night
Plot: tragic love, rich and poor, injustice, culture clash, couple relations, fall in love, romance, love and romance, couples, power relations, unfulfillment, innocence lost ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
The Driver's Seat (1974)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, West Germany
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A woman flies to Rome on a reckless quest, not for love but for death.
Style: surreal, tense, mind bending, realistic, serious ...
Plot: murder, love and romance, misfit, crimes, mentally unstable, mystery, danger, couple relations, fall in love, showbiz, dangerous attraction, friendship ...
Time: 70s
Place: rome italy, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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10:30 P.M. Summer (1966)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A female traveling companion seduces a married man and his alcoholic wife.
Style: serious, realistic, atmospheric
Plot: hotel, ladykiller, destructive relationship, sexual relations, infidelity, pregnancy, village life, dysfunctional family, village, alcohol abuse, love affair, couple relations ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: europe, spain, madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 7.3
 587
Othello (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA, Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: With freshly rechristened characters and brand-new dialogue, this British TV production of Othello is a "rethinking" of Shakespeare's play, albeit still retaining the original's power and potency. The story is set in the London ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense
Plot: interracial relations, downfall, power relations, vengeance, tragic love, couple relations, murder, betrayal, life is a bitch, infidelity, modern day adaptation, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
The Black Candle (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: At the turn of the century, a widow decides to set her dead husbands business back in the black column. Her efforts to get the mill going again, however, are somewhat submarined by problems with an employee who is accused of murder and her sister ...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, sincere, touching ...
Plot: factory, murder, false accusation, abusive husband, mistress, sculptor, sibling rivalry, intrigue, legal, rise to the top, hopes, rise and fall ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, victorian era
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 4.6
 107
Deceit (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Ellen's life is turned upside down after her wealthy hubby vanishes at sea. Everyone close to her is a liar - especially Ellen's missing spouse. Was this a case of an affair gone bad? A corporate cover-up? Or something far more sinister? ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, suspense, mind bending
Plot: murder, infidelity, love affair, couple relations, dangerous attraction, deadly, life is a bitch, who done it, couples, dishonesty, crimes, alcohol abuse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Harry Price: Ghost Hunter (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When MP's wife Grace Goodwin is found naked on a London street, Harry Price is summoned to investigate claims that her house is haunted.
Style: dark, suspenseful, light, enigmatic, entertaining ...
Plot: ghost hunter, ghost hunting, ghost, medium, supernatural, ghosts, paranormal phenomena, supernatural power, mysticism, occult, adventure, paranormal ...
Time: 1920s
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Starting Over Again (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Ten years ago, Ginny (Toni Gonzaga), an Architecture student, and Marco (Piolo Pascual), a History professor, began a one-of-a-kind and unpredictable love story. In the five years that they were together, they brought out the best in each other, ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, captivating
Plot: love affair, breakup, lovers reunited, starting over, couples, love and romance, fall in love, tragic love, thirtysomething life, unfulfillment, aging, female director
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 6.2
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Mekong Hotel (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Thailand, UK
Duration: 61 min.
Story: Shifting between fact and fiction in a hotel situated along the Mekong River, a filmmaker rehearses a movie expressing the bonds between a vampire-like mother and daughter...
Style: surreal, serious, experimental, touching, sincere ...
Plot: hotel, family relations, supernatural, parents and children, reincarnation, mother daughter relationship, world, folk, river
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Other Woman (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Jill Plumley left her brilliant job as journalist when she married Derek, am important layer with a brilliant career. Now Jill is university teacher. But everything changes when she receive a message from her husbands' secretary and she start ...
Style: realistic, emotional, psychological, captivating, serious ...
Plot: infidelity, love triangle, couples, love affair, murder, mystery, unfulfillment, rivalry, investigation, dishonesty, love and romance, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.1
 1K
Othello (1965)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 165 min.
Story: The 1965 version of the Shakespeare play.
Style: emotional, atmospheric, clever, serious, realistic
Plot: racism, interracial relations, murder, tragic love, betrayal, tragedy, love, downfall, life is a bitch, unfulfillment, couple relations, infidelity ...
Time: 16th century
Place: italy, venice, cyprus, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Dancing in the Dark (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Via the New York Times: "To all outward appearances, Edna Cormick (Martha Henry) is the perfect housewife.... She's married to a man who'll stand up in public and say, "This is my wife," so that there'll be no confusion ...
Style: realistic, serious, contemplative, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, mental illness, hospital, infidelity, graphic violence, couples, family relations, family problems, crimes, crumbling marriage, deadly, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.8
 4K
We Go On (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: WE GO ON tells the story of one man's quest to find out if there is more out there after we die. Paralyzed by his fear of dying, Miles Grissom offers a cash reward to the first person who can show him a ghost, an angel, a demon anything that ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, suspense, scary, psychotronic
Plot: supernatural power, pursuit, medium, ghost, murder, fear of death, supernatural, life after death
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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The Moth (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 152 min.
Story: This 1940s drama presents a story of class conflict and its influence on romance. Robert Bradley leaves the shipyards to work in his uncle's furniture business but soon finds himself at odds with the old man. So he becomes a servant for the ...
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: world war one, fatherhood, shipyard, master and servant, romance, society, social differences, love affair, love and romance, family relations, couples, power relations ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, edwardian era
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Night and the Moment (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, France, Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The Night and the Moment is a 1995 erotic drama. A writer (Dafoe) is invited to the house of a noblewoman (Olin) who adores free-thinkers. He attempts to seduce her but she insists that he tell her of his past love exploits. While doing so, he takes ...
Style: atmospheric, sexual, realistic, tense, sexy ...
Plot: confined, lovers reunited, lifestyle, writer's life, strong sexual content, love and romance, dishonesty, love affair, prison life, cons and scams, romance, sexual relations ...
Time: 18th century
Place: paris france, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.2
 2K
Dracula (1974)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Dracula is searching for a woman who looks like his long dead wife.
Style: gothic, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, scary ...
Plot: reincarnation, vampire, bloodsucker, stalking, countryside, destiny, village, gothic horror, blood, obsessive quest, danger, escapades ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s, victorian era
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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An Unfinished Piece for Mechanical Piano (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 103 min.
Story: At the dilapidated country estate of Anna Petrovna Voinitseva, a group of feckless Russian aristocrats whiles away a summer afternoon. Unbeknownst to their respective spouses, local schoolteacher Platonov and the wife of Anna's stepson, Sophia, ...
Style: atmospheric, psychological, contemplative, realistic, serious ...
Plot: midlife crisis, love triangle, couple relations, fall in love, love affair, reunion, lovers reunited, idealism, family in crisis, true love, village, tragic love ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.1
 420
Love & Rage (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Isle Of Man, Ireland, Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Daniel Craig stars as the notorious chancer in this interpretation of the affair between James Lynchehaun (who inspired Synge’s The Playboy of the Western World) and the ‘yellow woman’.
Style: gloomy, serious, realistic, suspense, biting
Plot: obsession, romance, dishonesty, politics, love and romance, mysterious character, tragic love, island, love affair, destructive relationship, infidelity, social differences ...
Time: 19th century, victorian
Place: ireland, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 8.4
 137
The Car Man (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A mysterious stranger arrives in a small town community, leading the locals into greed, sex and murder.
Style: realistic, serious, sexy, captivating
Plot: murder, small town, love triangle, dangerous attraction, tragic love, romance, sexual relations, frame up, infidelity, couples, dishonesty, stalking ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.4
 321
The Matrimony (2007)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: China
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A woman finds the key to a room in the attic that her husband forbids her from entering. When she opens the door, she is confronted with the haunting existence of the woman her husband refuses to forget.
Style: gothic, atmospheric, suspenseful, enigmatic, scary ...
Plot: ghost, murder, supernatural romance, true love, love triangle, supernatural, mysterious character, family in danger, couple relations, woman in danger, rivalry, love and romance ...
Time: 20s, 20th century, 1920s
Place: china, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Life Love Death (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 115 min.
Story: François Toledo, married businessman and father, falls head-over-heels in love with Janine, a work colleague. However, he is soon found out: after three dates, he strangles some prostitutes, when, the victim of blackmail, he becomes dishonored. He ...
Style: contemplative, thought provoking, serious, realistic, bleak ...
Plot: prostitute, murder, prison, death penalty, crime, crimes, prison life, sexual relations, false accusation, love affair, hotel, infidelity ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: paris france, europe, spain, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Ring Finger (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Germany, UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When she is slightly hurt in the factory where she works, Iris quits her job and finds a new one as an assistant in a laboratory of a very peculiar kind. Without fully grasping what is at play around her, she gradually engages in a disturbing love ...
Style: serious, erotic, disturbing, exciting, realistic ...
Plot: obsession, workplace, love affair, dangerous attraction, boss and employee, laboratory, sex, piano, fetish, shoes, lifestyle, supernatural ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.2
 830
Cold Heaven (1991)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An adulterous woman's faith in God is tested when her husband dies and miraculously comes back to life.
Style: psychological, stylized, sexual, suspenseful, sexy ...
Plot: supernatural, crumbling marriage, love and romance, unfulfillment, dishonesty, investigation, dealing with death, betrayal, clergy, deadly, crimes, couples ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Wrong Woman (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In this fresh take on Alfred Hitchcock’s “The Wrong Man,” Ellen Plainview, a sweet, caring, working wife and mother, answers the door one afternoon to learn that she is under arrest for attempted murder.
Style: serious, realistic, tense, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: murder, legal action, law enforcement, love affair, couples, couple relations, crimes, court case, society, female protagonist, deadly, prostitute ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.8
 218
Summer Heat (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The young wife of a tobacco farmer falls in love with their handsome hired hand.
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: graphic violence, nudity (full frontal - brief), romance, crimes, love and romance, deadly, dishonesty, murderous pair, dull life, farm, couples, destructive relationship ...
Time: 1930s, 30s
Place: usa, north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Far from the Madding Crowd (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 54 min.
Story: This powerful adaptation of Thomas Hardy's classic novel spins a story of passion and destruction set in the nineteenth century. The proud, flighty and bewitching Bathsheba Everdene finds herself entangled into the passions of three men and her ...
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: couples, power relations, dishonesty, society, rich and poor, fall in love, wooing, unfulfilled love, love triangle, infidelity, couple relations, social differences ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1800s, victorian england, victorian era
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.5
 709
Your Next Life (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A fight over the calf of a prize milk cow in the close-knit and traditional Pas Valley of Cantabria leaves a cantankerous dairy farmer dead and another fearful of arrest. He and his daughter Val conspire to keep the cause of death quiet, but ...
Style: emotional, atmospheric, serious, realistic, gloomy
Plot: murder, farm, couples, love and romance, rivalry, romance, fall in love, forbidden love, countryside, family relations, siblings relations, village ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Astral City: A Spiritual Journey (2010)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: Brazil
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The selfish Dr. André Luiz dies and awakes in the limbo called "Umbral". After a painful period in the gruesome swamp, he is rescued and brought in a white light to "Nosso Lar" (meaning "Our Home"). He finds a place of ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, stylized, captivating, contemplative
Plot: afterlife, purgatory, reincarnation, life after death, spiritualist, human spirit, self discovery, supernatural, society, redemption, unfulfillment, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: brazil, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%