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Harlequin: Broken Lullaby (1994)
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Harlequin: Broken Lullaby (1994)
Original name: Broken Lullaby
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Germany, Canada, Hungary, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Rich Hungarian-born orphan Katya Davidov commissions Jordan Kirkland to research her past starting from a photograph, showing her as a child next to an elusive Fabergé music box. Luckily experienced Yankee-Hungarian treasure hunter and womanizer Nick Rostov gently forces his help upon her, although Jordan stubbornly risks dealing with his dodgy competitor Gudrun Kuper and her ruthless employer, count Borodin.
Style: sentimental, atmospheric, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: orphan, romance, crimes, love and romance, love affair, haunted by the past, amateur detective, human nature, mysterious character, riddles and clues, dancing, fight, party, womanizer, communism, treasure hunter, family secret, russian history, private investigator, wealthy family, henchman, embarrassment, attempted murder, competitor, male female partnership ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: europe

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful and atmospheric films with plots about romance, love and romance, couples, love affair, crimes, murder and couple relations mostly in Romance, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like Harlequin: Broken Lullaby: At the Midnight Hour (1995), Northern Lights (2008), The Polish Bride (1998), Treacherous Beauties (1994), Swann (1996). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
At the Midnight Hour (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, Germany, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Wealthy widower Richard Keaton engages young widow Elizabeth 'Liz' Guinness as the 4th consecutive nanny for his pre-teen, equally science-devoted son Andrew, with instructions to disturb neither. She learns of mother Alycia's fatal ...
Style: serious, realistic, emotional, sentimental, atmospheric
Plot: love affair, parents and children, boss and employee, couple relations, fall in love, love and romance, romance, dealing with death, nanny, unlikely couple, couples, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Northern Lights (2008)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Hoping to leave behind troubled days in the Baltimore city police department, Nate Burns (Eddie Cibrian) journeys to Alaska, where he takes up a quiet life as a small-town sheriff and begins a romance with spirited bush pilot Meg Galligan (LeAnn ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, mind bending, tense ...
Plot: romance, mystery, law enforcement, crimes, love affair, curses spells and rituals, small town, small town life, brother brother relationship, police investigation, love and romance, city life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, alaska, baltimore
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
The Polish Bride (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Drama on the dawning love between a Polish woman and a farmer. Anna is forced to work in a brothel, but manages to escape. She's found, exhausted and scared, by Henk (the farmer) who offers her a place to stay, but her past chases her.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, disturbing, sentimental ...
Plot: countryside, love affair, couple relations, love and romance, fall in love, haunted by the past, romance, farm, small town, society, prostitute, pimp ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: holland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
Treacherous Beauties (1994)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA, Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A female photographer hears that her brother has been shot dead at a horse rearing farm. She decides to go there herself and uncovers a murky conspiracy.
Style: mind bending, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: murder, breeding, photojournalist, couples, farm, mind game, law enforcement, love and romance, police investigation, dishonesty, journalism, crimes ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Swann (1996)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Rose Hindmarsh finds herself at the centre of a controversy when she meets author Sarah Maloney as she investigates the life of Mary Swann, an obscure poet who was brutally murdered in a small town in rural Ontario.
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, atmospheric, sentimental ...
Plot: small town, womanizer, artists and showbiz, love and romance, crimes, couples, social relations, friends, small town life, countryside, friendship, couple relations ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Safe Harbour (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Melissa Gilbert stars in this film adaptation of Danielle Steel's bestselling novel, in which a young girl named Pip and her mother meet an artist on the beach in Safe Harbour, where they have retreated in order to recover from the devastating ...
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: love affair, haunted by the past, starting over, lifestyle, hopes, love and romance, romance, couples, fall in love, embezzlement, serial killer, jealousy ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Minotaur (1997)
Genre: Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Israel
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Alex Abramov is Mossad secret agent looking after some bad guys. He falls in love with young music student Thea, but can not reveal himself and sends her gifts secretly. Thea first thinks that it must be another student, G.R., who sends gifts, and ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: undercover, government agency, romance, secret agents, love and romance, state affairs, classical music, agent, hitman, piano, sports car, mossad ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: israel, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Fourth Story (1991)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Valerie's husband Darryl leaves for work as usual, but never returns. She hires private eye Shepard to find him. Soon he discovers that David had a second identity and obviously doesn't want to be found. But since Shepard is strongly ...
Style: serious, realistic, stylized, suspenseful, surprise ending
Plot: missing person, investigation, private detective, police detective, couples, riddles and clues, who done it, uncover truth, love affair, murder, hidden identity, mystery ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Sinbad (1971)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Hungary
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Based on the stories of Hungarian writer Gyula Krúdy, this iconic film is a lush and sensuous depiction of the life, loves and memories of serial seducer Szindbád.
Style: realistic, serious, atmospheric, emotional, touching ...
Plot: womanizer, romance, unfulfillment, aging, love and romance, haunted by the past, couple relations, couples, memory, brothel, church, beer ...
Time: 1920s
Place: europe, hungary
⇓ similarity ⇓
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This Sweet Sickness (1977)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: French filmmaker Claude Miller's This Sweet Sickness is based on a suspense novel by Patricia Highsmith, of Strangers on a Train fame. In the original, the murder-protagonist was a psychotic, pure and simple (if such words are appropriate ...
Style: tense, serious, realistic, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: insanity, sexual dysfunction, psychopath, couples, obsession, unfulfilled love, destructive relationship, romance, unlikely criminals, misfit, love and romance, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Yvonne's Perfume (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: It is the summer of 1958 in wealthy Lake Geneva, where an enigmatic young Frenchman begins an affair with a beautiful starlet under the watchful eye of her flamboyant elderly mentor. But in a season full of secrets, is truth the most elusive passion ...
Style: serious, realistic, sexy, sentimental, emotional ...
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Time: 50s, 20th century
Place: switzerland, europe, algeria
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Summer Heat (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Photographer Bob loses his girlfriend. A year later he meets Kathleen. Is she in love? Or does she use him for her dark dealings with the mafia?
Style: suspenseful, sexy, serious, realistic, exciting ...
Plot: beach, dangerous attraction, love affair, island, photographer, crimes, couple relations, love and romance, romance, criminal heroes, illegal drugs, masturbation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Bridesmaid (2004)
Genre: Thriller, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Germany, Italy
Duration: 111 min.
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Style: psychological, serious, captivating, suspenseful, sincere ...
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Time: contemporary
Place: europe, france, brittany
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
A Bird of the Air (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
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Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, sentimental, witty ...
Audience: date night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 120 min.
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Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Duration: 146 min.
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Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful
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Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Often (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
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Duration: 135 min.
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Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, sexy, sexual ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Duration: 97 min.
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Time: 20th century, 1920s
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Forever Mine (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada, USA
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Genre: Drama, Thriller, Romance
Country: UK, Ireland
Duration: 102 min.
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Style: tense, serious, realistic, sincere, bleak ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy, Belgium, Hong Kong
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Style: serious, touching, realistic, melancholic, captivating ...
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Time: 21st century, 90s, contemporary, 20th century, 2000s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 113 min.
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Style: sexy, serious, realistic, sexual, atmospheric ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Depressed single mom Adele and her son Henry offer a wounded, fearsome man a ride. As police search town for the escaped convict, the mother and son gradually learn his true story as their options become increasingly limited.
Style: realistic, emotional, sentimental, touching, serious ...
Audience: chick flick
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⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Wuthering Heights (1985)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Mystery
Country: France
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Rivette's unique take on Bronte's famous novel "Wuthering Heights".
Style: realistic, serious, gloomy, atmospheric
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⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Another Woman (1994)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 86 min.
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Let It Be Me (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
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