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The Power of Kangwon Province (1998)
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The Power of Kangwon Province (1998)
Original name: 강원도의 힘
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Recently separated lovers (Baek Jong-hak, Oh Yun-hong) have a series of close encounters at a popular mountain retreat.
Style: sexual, sexy, serious, realistic, experimental
Plot: prostitute, infidelity, mountain, college, sexual relations, friends, romance, train, destiny, love and romance, resort, love affair, road not taken, couples, buddies, redemption, lovers reunited, unfulfillment, sex, vacation, mother, alcohol, bus, abortion, professor ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: seoul, korea

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, sexy and sexual films with plots about couples, love and romance, unfulfillment, infidelity, female nudity, couple relations and romance mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like The Power of Kangwon Province: Woman Is the Future of Man (2004), Green Chair (2005), Tale of Cinema (2005), Hill of Freedom (2014), Like You Know It All (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
On the Occasion of Remembering the Turning Gate (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Actor Gyung-soo (Kim Sang-kyung) is passed over for a part and decides to leave Seoul and visit a friend. His friend tells him the legend of the "Turning Gate," which foreshadows future events. During his visit, Gyung-soo meets Myung-sook ...
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic, sexual ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: unemployment, love and romance, couples, friendship, romance, stranded, infidelity, obsessive love, husband wife relationship, adultery, train, lie ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Woman Is the Future of Man (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea, France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: As the first snow falls in Seoul, two old friends reunite; one is a successful college professor, and the other, a struggling filmmaker recently returned from the United States. After their reminiscences, they finally decide to go in search of the ...
Style: sentimental, emotional, touching, psychological, gloomy ...
Plot: lovers reunited, reunion, friendship, love triangle, fall in love, obsession, longing, lifestyle, romance, buddies, college, contests and competitions ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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Green Chair (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When an ordinary housewife is convicted for seducing a minor, reckless love leads to obsession and creeping doubt. Mun-hee (Seo Jung), a married woman in her thirties, has been arrested and convicted for having sex with an underage, Hyun. After ...
Style: erotic, sexy, serious, realistic, sexual
Plot: forbidden love, older woman younger man relationship, coming of age, destructive relationship, true love, love affair, romance, dishonesty, couples, couple relations, sexual relations, infidelity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Tale of Cinema (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, South Korea
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In Seoul, the paths of two men and one woman intersect and move apart from one another, centering around their love for cinema. A suicidal student meets a young woman who decides to follow him in his fatal gesture. Coming out of a cinema, Tongsu, an ...
Style: touching, serious, realistic, stylized, gloomy
Plot: human nature, fall in love, couple relations, unfulfillment, love and romance, private vs public, couples, unsuccessful, down on your luck, university, film within a film, party ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, seoul, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Hill of Freedom (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 66 min.
Story: A Japanese man arrives in Korea to find his old lover. While he stays at a guest house, he encounters various people.
Style: sentimental, serious, realistic, non-linear
Plot: unfulfillment, love and romance, fall in love, haunted by the past, obsession, unfulfilled love, human nature, hotel, bittersweet, kissing, bed, letter ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: korea, seoul, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Like You Know It All (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Delightfully comic exploration of the emotional and social geography of an art-house film director.
Style: captivating, realistic, touching, semi serious, uplifting ...
Plot: infidelity, friendship, lovers reunited, love triangle, forbidden love, couple relations, haunted by the past, friends, filmmaking, film making, sexual content, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Twenty-One (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Katie is a free spirited independently minded 21-year-old. The film follows her as she reflects on the men in her life. Along the way we meet her drug addict boyfriend Bobby, her lover Jack, close friend Baldy, and her father.
Style: sexual, sincere, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: youth, coming of age, hopes, life is a bitch, love and romance, lifestyle, starting over, romance, nudity (full frontal - brief), graphic violence, profanity, infidelity ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: london, england, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.0
 497
Jealousy (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A month before he's to marry Carmen, Antonio finds a photograph of a man with his arm on her shoulder. The photograph triggers jealousy: he questions Carmen, Carman's friend Cinta, and his friend Luis who introduced him to Carmen. Cinta ...
Style: sexual, psychological, serious, erotic, realistic ...
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Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Night and Day (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 145 min.
Story: Kim Seong-nam travels to Paris to escape an arrest, leaving his wife behind in Korea. After he arrives, he meets an ex-girlfriend and is introduced to a small community of Korean artists.
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, touching
Plot: lovers reunited, starting over, interracial relations, fish out of water, culture clash, social relations, unfulfillment, painting, foreigner, expatriate, exile, city ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: paris france, france, seoul, north korea, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Stationmaster's Wife (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 201 min.
Story: The lackluster and plodding Bolweiser has the (mis)fortune to be married to the town's siren; his trusting nature leads him into serious trouble when she beds nearly every available guy.
Style: sexy, sexual, realistic, semi serious
Plot: couples, betrayal, destructive relationship, love triangle, sexual relations, infidelity, couple relations, lovers reunited, love affair, family problems, love and romance, gays and lesbians ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
An Eye for Beauty (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 102 min.
Story: An architect and his wife see their relationship challenged.
Style: captivating, sexy, serious, realistic, sexual ...
Plot: extramarital affair, infidelity, sexual relations, life turned upside down, love affair, couple relations, love and romance, dishonesty, strong sexual content, love triangle, adultery, architect ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada, montreal, quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Woman on the Beach (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Stymied by writer's block while crafting his latest script, director Kim Jung-rae persuades his friend Won Chang-wook to drive him to a beach resort—where he promptly becomes involved with Chang-wook's girlfriend. Abandoning her and ...
Style: sentimental, realistic, semi serious, emotional, touching ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love triangle, resort, wooing, love and romance, romance, unfulfillment, obsession, infidelity, rudeness, psychological trauma, vampire, creative block ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, korea, seoul, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.3
 77
Webdultery (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A couple in a failing marriage begin to cheat on each other using the power of the internet.
Style: emotional, realistic, sexy, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: infidelity, couple relations, couples, unfulfillment, crumbling marriage, love and romance, dishonesty, sexual relations, extramarital affair, cheating wife, sexual content, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
In Another Country (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A three-tiered story centered on a trio of French tourists visiting the same seaside resort.
Style: semi serious, contemplative, humorous, clever, realistic ...
Plot: beach, interracial romance, infidelity, human nature, jealous spouse, couples, destiny, lifeguard, cheating wife, french, adultery, interracial relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea, asia, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Sex, Lies & Obsession (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A high-school drama teacher struggles to keep her family together after she discovers her husband's sexual addiction.
Style: sincere, rough, serious, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: infidelity, prostitute, obsession, dishonesty, family relations, family problems, couples, addiction, love affair, crumbling marriage, life is a bitch, sexual relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Full Body Massage (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Nina, an art dealer, has her weekly massage appointment and is surprised to find out her usual masseur, Douglas, has sent a replacement named Fitch. The pair develop an easy rapport during the session, with talk about past relationships. As Nina ...
Style: erotic, serious, sincere, realistic, talky ...
Plot: massage, infidelity, love affair, dishonesty, femme fatale, love and romance, starting over, crumbling marriage, lifestyle, fall in love, couple relations, lovers reunited ...
Time: 90s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Five Senses of Eros (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 130 min.
Story: In this anthology film centered around the theme of "Eros," five seperate stories are presented by five top Korean directors. The main characters from each segment are connected with each other in one way or another.
Style: touching, serious, stylized, realistic, atmospheric ...
Audience: date night
Plot: looking for love, lovers reunited, forbidden love, lifestyle, youth, teenage love, fall in love, couple relations, love affair, young lovers, unfulfilled love, unfulfillment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Virgin Stripped Bare by Her Bachelors (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Wealthy Jae-hoon meets attractive writer Soo-jung through their mutual friend, filmmaker Young-soo. While Jae-hoon tries to pursue a romance with Soo-jung, things get complicated when it becomes apparent that Young-soo also has feelings for the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, clever
Plot: love triangle, lifestyle, romance, friendship, couple relations, wooing, sexual relations, couples, first sex, artists and showbiz, love and romance, singleness ...
Time: 90s
Place: korea, asia, seoul
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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 4.2
 325
Inescapable (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Jessie and Susan, and Chloe and Beth, who spend the weekend together and realize they are with the wrong partner. Susan and Beth were college roommates who are having a reunion at their former school. Susan travels up to Oregon with her current ...
Style: sexy, serious, erotic, realistic, sexual
Audience: girls' night
Plot: reunion, love affair, infidelity, romance, couples, platonic, dishonesty, lesbian, unfulfillment, strong sexual content, gays and lesbians, gender ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.4
 236
Red Meat (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Chris and Stefan invite Victor to join their group where they talk about their experiences with women over a meal of red meat. As the night progresses, Stefan relates his wild encounters with fleeting sex, Chris talks about his need for intellectual ...
Style: humorous, sexy, erotic, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: friends, thirtysomething life, lifestyle, discussion, love and romance, relationships, couples, infidelity, women, sex, dishonesty, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Sweet Sex and Love (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 85 min.
Story: They meet and they make love. They live together and they make love. Dong-Ki has one night stand with Shin-Ah, a woman who has hardly any faith in true love but indulge herself in sex. Shacking up and making love with each other day in and day out, ...
Style: sincere, serious, sexy, realistic, sexual
Plot: strong sexual content, fall in love, love and romance, sexual relations, couple relations, eroticism, sex, 69 sex position, couples, looking for sex, anal sex, simulated blow job ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Nelly & Monsieur Arnaud (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy, Germany
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Nelly leaves her lazy, unemployed husband to work for retired judge Mr Arnaud, forty years her senior, after he offers to clear her bills for her. While she types his memoirs the two develop a close friendship, but Arnaud becomes jealous when Nelly ...
Style: sexy, touching, psychological, gloomy, sexual ...
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Time: 90s, 1920s
Place: france, europe, paris france, tokyo, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Praise (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An unfocused twentysomething (Peter Fenton) moves in with a former co-worker (Sacha Holder), who is suffering from low self-esteem because of her weight, looks, and a case of eczema. Their relationship is based on unending drink, drugs, and sex. ...
Style: sexual, sexy, serious, realistic
Plot: alcohol abuse, drug use, boarding house, singleness, love affair, voyeurism, terminal illness, unfulfillment, mentally unstable, life is a bitch, love and romance, dealing with death ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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The Touch (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Sweden
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A seemingly happy Swedish housewife and mother begins an adulterous affair with a foreign archaeologist who is working near her home.
Style: realistic, serious, psychological
Plot: love affair, infidelity, destructive relationship, human nature, couple relations, love triangle, small town, introspection, fall in love, moral dilemma, small town life, mental illness ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
A Tale of Winter (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Felicie and Charles have a whirlwind holiday romance. Due to a mix-up on addresses they lose contact, and five years later at Christmas-time Felicie is living with her mother in a cold Paris with a daughter as a reminder of that long-ago summer. For ...
Style: clever, sentimental, sexual, talky, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: infidelity, haunted by the past, twentysomething life, fall in love, lovers reunited, couple relations, true love, love affair, pregnancy, friends, longing, couples ...
Time: 90s
Place: paris france, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.7
 2K
Fidelity (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Portugal
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Clélia is a very attractive photographer starting a new job for a sensationalist newspaper. She soon becomes involved with three very different men: Cléve, a middle aged books editor, Nemo, a mysterious photographer and Rupert McRoi, the owner of ...
Style: realistic, serious, emotional, stylized, sexual ...
Plot: strong sexual content, marriage, love and romance, destructive relationship, sexual relations, love triangle, couples, crumbling marriage, nudity (full frontal - brief), hockey, one night stand, photographer ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.1
 13K
Samaritan Girl (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Yeo-jin and Jae-yeong are two teenage girls who are trying to earn money for a trip to Europe. To reach this end, Jae-yeong is prostituting herself while Yeo-jin acts as her pimp, setting her up with the clients and staying on guard for the police. ...
Style: touching, serious, captivating, realistic, sexual ...
Plot: prostitute, murder, redemption, parents and children, vengeance, couples, violence, family relations, friendship, deadly, crimes, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: korea, europe, germany, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 4.6
 163
Separate Ways (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A wife unhappy in her marriage begins an affair with an art student, unaware that her husband, a race driver, is also having an affair.
Style: touching, realistic, serious, cult film
Plot: infidelity, nightclub, crumbling marriage, love and romance, dishonesty, romance, family problems, couples, lifestyle, unfulfillment, unsupportive spouse, down on your luck ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Banned Woman (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: This movie is foremost distinguished by the use of a subjective camera, and nearly 100 % of the time consists of close-up of the young girl's face. She is capable of changing her facial mimic so much that she never looks artificial or ...
Style: sexual, humorous, serious, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: infidelity, romance, dishonesty, love and romance, couples, restaurant, love affair, sexual relations, hotel, virgin, obsessive compulsive disorder, legs ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.8
 952
X, Y and Zee (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The venomous and amoral wife of a wealthy architect tries, any way she can, to break up the blossoming romance between her husband and his new mistress; a good-natured young widow who holds a dark past.
Style: emotional, captivating, serious, realistic
Plot: love triangle, infidelity, adultery, haunted by the past, crumbling marriage, unfulfillment, couples, romance, other woman, husband wife relationship, wife husband relationship, couple relations ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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