Movies like Tender Is the Night

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Tender Is the Night (1962)
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Tender Is the Night (1962)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 142 min.
Story: Director Henry King's 1962 film adaptation of the F. Scott Fitzgerald novel stars Jennifer Jones, Jason Robards Jr., Joan Fontaine, Tom Ewell, Paul Lukas and Jill St. John.
Plot: mental health, love, rape, mental institution, incest, wedding, police, hotel, forbidden love, mental patient, train, clinic, beach, divorce, jealousy, composer, psychiatrist, wealth, alcohol abuse, bicycle, psychoanalysis, marriage, nightclub, violin, mansion ...
Time: 1920s
Place: france, french riviera, zurich switzerland

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, psychological and gloomy films with plots about husband wife relationship, marriage, family relations, couples, adultery, love and love and romance mostly in Drama and Adventure genres. Some movies like Tender Is the Night: Like Normal People (1979), The Young Lovers (1964), Men Don't Tell (1993), Long Day's Journey Into Night (1962), Too Far to Go (1979). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Like Normal People (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A mentally-challenged man and woman meet, fall in love and are determined to get married, despite the initial objections of their families and friends. Based on a true story.
Style: psychological, suspense, thought provoking, twists and turns, romantic
Plot: male female relationship, false accusation, husband wife relationship, independence, marriage, love, family relations, love and romance, forbidden love, true love, mentally unstable, mentally unstable woman ...
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The Young Lovers (1964)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A carefree college student has to face up to responsibility when his girlfriend announces she's pregnant.
Plot: love, virgin, marriage, party, college, professor, doctor, mother daughter relationship, dancing, family relations, military service, balloon ...
Time: 60s
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Men Don't Tell (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: This movie shows another side to spousal abuse that not too many people thought is possible--the husband being abused and the wife the abuser.
Plot: father daughter relationship, humiliation, husband wife relationship, friendship between men, christmas, police, wine, marriage, wedding, father son relationship, rage, marital abuse ...
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Long Day's Journey Into Night (1962)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 174 min.
Story: The film follows one day in the lives of the Tyrone family, each member is troubled and has been damaged by alcohol and/or drugs. In addition, they have issues with each other that lead to fights and an inability to reconcile completely with one ...
Style: psychological, realistic, serious, talky, depressing ...
Plot: alcohol abuse, family relations, addiction, dysfunctional family, actor, redemption, lifestyle, actor's life, family life, human nature, family problems, life is a bitch ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 70s
Place: connecticut, ireland
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Too Far to Go (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Love and passion, anger and heartbreak, laughter and happiness, all complex textures woven into the fabric so many have come to know as marriage. For behind the seemingly comfortable well-trimmed hedges of suburban Americana, live and often love, ...
Plot: adultery, engagement, extramarital affair, dysfunctional marriage, wedding, divorce, marriage, husband wife relationship, dancing
Time: 50s, 60s, 70s
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Magnolia (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 188 min.
Story: An epic mosaic of many interrelated characters in search of happiness, forgiveness, and meaning in the San Fernando Valley.
Style: meditative, realistic, bleak, sincere, non-linear ...
Plot: human nature, introspection, terminal illness, coincidence, depression, infidelity, child prodigy, redemption, death, dysfunctional family, family problems, social problems ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1910s, 60s, 50s
Place: los angeles
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The Affair (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A lonely housewife finds new life in a liaison with a free-spirited man in this romantic drama. Isolated in a remote home, Jean (Kelsey Oldershaw) feels suffocated in her marriage to uptight architect Paul (Horatio Ledon). An affair with her ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, captivating, suspense
Plot: marriage, adultery, affair, male female relationship, marital infidelity, marital crisis, marital problem, dysfunctional marriage, family problems, love triangle, unhappy marriage, marriage crisis ...
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Julia (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: At the behest of an old and dear friend, playwright Lillian Hellman undertakes a dangerous mission to smuggle funds into Nazi Germany.
Style: realistic, captivating, atmospheric, factual, touching ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: friendship, politics, political unrest, friends, writer's life, against the odds, female bonding, female protagonist, smuggling, fascism, culture clash, childhood ...
Time: 20th century, 1930s, pre world war two, 1920s, 50s
Place: germany, europe, berlin germany, austria, london ...
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A Hollywood actress undergoes a psychic breakdown and recalls the traumatic events which led to her stay at a sanitarium.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: mental institution, family relations, filmmaking, hollywood, infidelity, mental breakdown, mental illness, couples, artists and showbiz, life is a bitch, downfall, dishonesty ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa, beverly hills, las vegas, los angeles, california
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Puzzle of a Downfall Child (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Lou Andreas Sand, a once famous model, recalls her past as she tries to make success in the modeling world of New York, her stressfull workdays, her affair with Mark, an advertising executive, her friendship with photographer Aaron, and her downward ...
Style: serious, realistic, emotional, psychological, touching ...
Plot: paranoia, psychiatrist, model, rape, modeling, mental breakdown, suicide attempt, rise and fall, losing-it hero, rising to stardom, life is a bitch, love and romance ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
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Fools (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A horror-movie actor falls in love with the unhappily married young wife of an attorney.
Plot: extramarital affair, love triangle, starting over, murder, jealousy, actor
Place: san francisco
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Elle (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Bulgaria, Chile, Switzerland, Portugal
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The story of a neurotic bachelor who, after marrying a beautiful woman, submits her to increasingly deranged accusations of infidelity and pleas for forgiveness.
Plot: jealousy, mansion, paranoia, husband wife relationship, marriage, female director
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Bernice Bobs Her Hair (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Bernice, a shy young woman, leaves her safe home to go visit her flapper cousin. When her cousin tries to teach Bernice how to be much more modern, Bernice gives her much more than she bargained for. - imdb
Plot: revenge, hair, flapper, cousin cousin relationship, coming of age, female protagonist, neighbor, flirting, overheard conversation, barbershop, aunt niece relationship, braids ...
Time: 1920s
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Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
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Plot: poisoning, marriage of convenience, suburban life, unfulfillment, dull life, husband wife relationship, unhappy marriage, women in society, female protagonist, bourgeoisie, dysfunctional marriage, girlfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 1920s, 1930s, 20th century
Place: france, europe
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Country: France, Spain, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: This examination of a famous scandal from the 1970s explores the relationship between Barbara Baekeland and her only son, Antony. Barbara, a lonely social climber unhappily married to the wealthy but remote plastics heir Brooks Baekeland, dotes on ...
Style: disturbing, serious, sincere, realistic, emotional ...
Plot: incest, mother son incest, mother son relationship, adultery, murder, sexual relations, gay, socialite, family relations, gays and lesbians, scandal, love ...
Time: 70s, 50s, 60s, 1940s, 20th century ...
Place: europe, london, new york, england, usa ...
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Hurricane (1979)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA, Netherlands
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The story of the desperate love affair between a young Samoan chief and a beautiful American painter, against the will of her father, the powerful governor of the island. Amid this man-made tension comes a powerful hurricane so devastating, the ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, psychotronic
Plot: beach, forbidden love, island, disaster, parents and children, love affair, catastrophe, injustice, love and romance, adventure, opposites attract, escapades ...
Time: 1920s
Place: pacific ocean
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young woman, recently released from a mental hospital, is coping with ongoing episodes of schizophrenia.
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
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Style: realistic, serious, gloomy, suspenseful
Plot: amnesia, disorder, couples, car chase, uncover truth, memory loss, riddles and clues, couple relations, mystery, mysterious character, life is a bitch, hotel ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
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Style: realistic, serious, talky, disturbing, sincere ...
Plot: beach, coming of age, love, friendship, friends, summer, seagull, cruelty, teenage love, love and romance, youth, betrayal ...
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Country: USA
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Style: suspenseful, bleak, psychological, disturbing, surprise ending
Plot: poverty, forbidden love, interracial relations, love, racial issues, crime and punishment, driver, african american man, racism, african american, tragedy, money ...
Time: 1930s
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Harriet, a ten-year old girl, lives together with her big sister and her alcoholic mother out in the countryside. The family runs a motel. Harriet is different from the others, as she owns a great creativity and has nobody to play with. Her infinite ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, sentimental, humorous, emotional ...
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Time: 90s, 60s
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A man's nervous breakdown causes him to leave his wife and live in his attic for several months.
Style: serious, psychological, sad
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: David desperately tries to keep his family of six together during a separation from his wife. They both agree to see other people but David struggles to grapple with his wife’s new relationship.
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Two Weeks in Another Town (1962)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A recovering alcoholic film director tries for a comeback in Rome.
Style: stylized, sincere, realistic, serious
Plot: filmmaking, ambition, sanitarium, alcohol abuse, life is a bitch, artists and showbiz, desire for fame, showbiz, ego clash, downfall, unsupportive coworkers, workplace intrigue ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: rome italy, usa, europe, connecticut, italy
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
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Plot: classism, bicycle, riches to rags, breaking the fourth wall, father son relationship, great depression, husband wife relationship, desperation, bankruptcy, wealth, poverty, poor ...
Time: 1930s, 1920s
Place: manhattan new york city, brooklyn new york city
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My First Wife (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 96 min.
Story: My First Wife is about the dramatic collapse of the marriage between John and Helen. It is also a film about our children and the future we offer them. Helen has decided to leave, and it is John who lacks the inner resources to cope with the ...
Plot: marriage as hell, radio announcer, marital separation, depression, police officer, reconciliation, rejection, marital strife, unhappy marriage, sex scene, suicide attempt, subway ...
Place: australia
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Chappaqua (1966)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Semi-autobiographical story of Conrad Rooks, who travels to France to undergo a drug-withdrawal cure. Flashbacks to the beginings of psychedelia in San Fran. Though initially confusing, as Rooks blends drug-illusion with reality, and cuts color with ...
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Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A film director, whose career is going downhill, reluctantly decides to adapt an inadaptable best selling novel. Will she succeed or will the book adapt her in the process?
Plot: filmmaking, jewish, producer, movie star, train station, pediatrician, dysfunctional marriage, sex, senior citizen, casting, beach, female nudity ...
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Where Love Has Gone (1964)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A divorced couple's teen-age daughter stands trial for stabbing her mother's latest lover.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, gloomy, sincere
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Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: san francisco
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