Movies like The Smile

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The Smile (1994)
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The Smile (1994)
Original name: Le Sourire
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: An old psychiatrist finds out that he is likely to suffer a second and probably fatal heart attack in the near future. As a consequence he becomes determined to seduce Odile, a young woman he first encounters in a railway compartment.
Style: humorous, sexual, sexy, realistic, contemplative, semi serious
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), life is a bitch, elderly, couples, terminal illness, aging, dealing with death, dirty old man, unfulfillment, exhibitionist, sexuality, sex, female nudity, striptease, male female relationship, seduction, stripper, older man younger woman relationship, female athlete, tennis player, carnival, machismo, roller coaster, medical clinic, vanity ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: france

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Most similar movies to The Smile

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, semi serious, humorous and sexy films with plots about couples, love and romance, female nudity, unfulfillment, nudity (full frontal - brief), family relations and couple relations mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like The Smile: Cookies (1975), The 92 Minutes of Mr. Baum (1997), Nationale 7 (2000), Les Jours venus (2014), Wonderful Times (1991). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Cookies (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Henri Serin, a sales rep in umbrellas who lives in Saumur, is bored with his life. Married to an unloving, uptight wife, who, unlike him, has no interest in sex, he is also rejected by his children. Thus, he spends most of his time travelling from ...
Style: humorous, sexual, touching, offbeat, realistic ...
Plot: sex with a minor, beach, priest, painting, portrait, clergy, performer's life, couples, fall in love, artists and showbiz, love and romance, society ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: brittany
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100%
The 92 Minutes of Mr. Baum (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Israel, France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Balding advertising executive Mr. Baum spends more time on a new ad campaign for purple sunglasses than he does with his own family. But suddenly he is forced to reexamine his life after a doctor tells him that he has an 'aggressive' brain ...
Style: dark humor, semi serious, realistic, humorous, clever ...
Plot: family life, terminal illness, introspection, dull life, family relations, satire, life is a bitch, unfulfillment, dealing with death, race against time
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.8
 494
Nationale 7 (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In a nursing home for disabled near Toulon, René is unanimously hated by all. With fifty years and suffering from myopathy, has an irascible, rebellious character. But not resist provocations candor and uprightness of Julie, a special educator ...
Style: humorous, touching, psychological, semi serious, sexy ...
Plot: prostitute, handicapped, self discovery, couples, misfit, sexual relations, biker, male female relationship, obstacle, paraplegic, disability, unfulfillment ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Les Jours venus (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: An ex soixante- huitard is forced to look back at his past .His kids look at him like an old soldier from a very distant war.His banker called him urgently.His last script idea is refused.He remembers meeting his wife in Sarajevo during the war.Most ...
Style: humorous, talky, semi serious, clever, realistic ...
Plot: postmodernism, filmmaking, artists and showbiz, dealing with death, aging, midlife crisis, unfulfillment
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Wonderful Times (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Michel Berthier, cadre supérieur d'une entreprise de matelasserie, vient d'être licencié. Comme il n'ose pas avouer la vérité à Juliette, sa compagne, il s'endette pour maintenir le niveau de la famille qu'il couvre de ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, touching
Plot: friendship, disorder, crimes, unlikely criminals, partners, society, misfit partners, misfit, dishonesty, poverty, unemployment, loss of job ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.7
 3K
All Together (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Five old friends decide to move in together as an alternate to living in a retirement home; joining them is an ethnology student whose thesis is on the aging population.
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, sentimental, realistic
Plot: friendship, aging, couples, family relations, couple relations, parents and children, elderly, golden years, bittersweet, friends, heart attack, old age ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Bilingual Lover (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Joan Mares obsession for the lovely and luscious Norma Valenti takes epic proportions because he cannot let go of her. After he is injured by some skin heads, he uses his scars to pursue his life as a street musician. He devices a plan to get to ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, thought provoking, melancholic, captivating ...
Plot: infidelity, hidden identity, couples, disorder, obsession, love, romance, dishonesty, love and romance, strong sexual content, nudity (full frontal - brief), unfulfillment ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: spain, barcelona, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 4.5
 116
Zapping (1999)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 96 min.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: voyeurism, vengeance, nudity (full frontal - brief), rivalry, twins, couples, satire, female nudity, male nudity
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.4
 991
Casanova 70 (1965)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 113 min.
Story: The amorous adventures of Andrea Rossi-Colombotti, an army officer who finds pleasure with beautiful women in life-threatening situations.
Style: sexy, realistic, semi serious, witty, humorous ...
Plot: nato, nudity (full frontal - brief), womanizer, wooing, love and romance, romance, sexual relations, looking for sex, couples, sexual content, officer, extramarital affair ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: italy, sicily, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Men, Women: A User's Manual (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Benoit Blanc loves living, he loves women, he loves daring. He is a famous businessman who suffers from stomach-ache. Fabiolini, a would-be actor, is a policeman and he too suffers from the same sickness. The two man face suffering in opposite ways: ...
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: looking for love, fall in love, love affair, teenage love, couples, optimism, starting over, elderly lovers, battle of the sexes, romance, hopes, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.3
 560
Homework (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Virginia is taking a class at film school, and has decided on her solo project for the class. She will secretly film herself and her ex-husband Marcelo with a candid camera while they make love.
Style: sexy, erotic, realistic, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: film within a film, nudity (full frontal - brief), filmmaking, lifestyle, dishonesty, artists and showbiz, sexual content, couples, voyeurism, sexual relations, student life, indoor ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Two Thousand and None (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A paleontologist is diagnosed with a fatal brain disease and, rather than falling into a depression, explodes into life.
Style: semi serious, touching, psychological, humorous, gloomy ...
Plot: terminal illness, self discovery, destiny, tragic hero, obsessive quest, couples, life is a bitch, best friends, couple relations, singleness, unfulfillment, disease ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.4
 265
Reach for Me (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Old and bitter, Alvin just wants some peace and quiet in his last days. His wish, however, is not granted when a young, vibrant and ironically full of life Kevin becomes Alvin's hospice roommate. Through this "odd couple" ...
Style: realistic, humorous, psychological, captivating, semi serious
Plot: retirement home, couples, terminal illness, elderly, unfulfillment, romance, retirement home life, aging, love, time, widower, old man ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Am I Beautiful? (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 117 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: humorous, emotional, realistic, semi serious
Plot: family relations, couples, sexual content, infidelity, love affair, human nature, couple relations, nudity (full frontal - brief), family problems, society, love and romance, unfulfillment ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: spain, germany, europe, munich germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 7.0
 180
Women Women (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The fantasies and dreams of two over-the-hill actresses are intertwined with their realities, as the two roommates struggle to survive their day-to-day lives in the expensive and difficult world of Paris.
Style: realistic, semi serious, contemplative, gloomy
Plot: aging, alcohol abuse, actor's life, midlife crisis, life is a bitch, ambition, desire for fame, unfulfillment, artists and showbiz, best friends, friendship between women, actress ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 4.7
 311
Face the Music (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Divorced couple Charlie and Lisa Hunter once a song writing team decide to spend a weekend in the French countryside to inspire them to write one last song together. But there is one person who isn't too crazy about the idea... Charlie's ...
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: artists and showbiz, crumbling marriage, couples, breakup, friends, family relations, romance, unfulfillment, love and romance, friendship, songwriting, songwriter ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 5.9
 1K
Smart Ass (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Kelly, Dan and Louis are students at a prestigious business school, destined to become tomorrow's elite. The industrious trio are determined to start putting their education into practise from the off in an attempt to make as much money as they ...
Style: humorous, sexy, semi serious, touching, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: student, prostitution, college life, power relations, youth, buddies, sexual relations, teachers and students, strong sexual content, nudity (full frontal - brief), money, college ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Captain Pantoja and the Special Services (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Peru, Spain
Duration: 137 min.
Story: The Peruvian army captain Pantaleon Pantoja, a very serious and efficient officer, is chosen by his superiors to set up a special service of 'visitors' to satisfy the sexual needs of the soldiers posted on remote jungle outposts.
Style: sexual, witty, humorous, realistic, erotic ...
Plot: prostitute, sexual relations, couple relations, military life, farce, nudity (full frontal - brief), silly humor, satire, profanity, couples, love and romance, soldier ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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Intimate Affairs (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When a scholar, is haunted by an overwhelming desire to understand the mystery of sex, he decides to conduct an investigation. With two beautiful assistants joining the case, the stakes are raised.
Style: sexy, captivating, talky, humorous, psychological ...
Plot: sexuality, sex, looking for sex, destructive relationship, sexual relations, lifestyle, romance, orgasm, controversy, love and romance, gays and lesbians, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 1920s, 20s
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Tellement proches (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Famille : Groupe de personnes réunies par des liens de parenté et un fort sentiment de solidarité morale et matérielle. Quand Alain a épousé Nathalie, il ne savait pas qu'il épouserait aussi sa famille. Ce samedi, comme toutes les ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, cynical, witty
Plot: dysfunctional family, family relations, siblings relations, uninvited guest, eccentric family, family life, couple relations, family gatherings, family problems, interracial relations, couples, father son relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Burnzy's Last Call (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A downtown Manahattan gin mill plays host to a series of comic vignettes.
Style: offbeat, humorous, sincere, contemplative, realistic ...
Plot: rock, aging, elderly, bookies, bar, introspection, alcohol abuse, human nature, smoking, beer, female impersonator, gambler ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Our Precious Children (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: 30 ans, l'âge des responsabilités... Martin s'apprête à partir en vacances avec sa femme Ariane et sa fille Cerise, 4 mois... C'est alors qu'il croise Constance, son ex, son amour de jeunesse, elle-même flanquée de deux ...
Style: touching, sexual, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: family relations, breakup, thirtysomething life, lovers reunited, reunion, couple relations, death in the family, human nature, singleness, love affair, relationship vs career, crumbling marriage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 3.6
 219
Bye Bye Baby (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Love triangles often provoke the most unpredictable behavior and "Bye Bye Baby" proves no exception to the rule. Will anybody end up happily in love at the end of this amorous debacle? One otrageous scene after another leads to a series of ...
Style: humorous, sexual, realistic, semi serious, sexy ...
Plot: love triangle, dangerous animal, unfulfillment, womanizer, love and romance, breakup, couples, romance, crumbling marriage, nudity (full frontal - brief), cheating wife, female nudity ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
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 4.6
 1K
Bambola (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy, Spain, France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Her name is Mina, but she is called Bambola (doll). Upon the death of her mother, she and her homosexual brother, Flavio, open a pizzeria. A man named Ugo loans Bambola the money, but is then killed in a fight with another one of her boyfriends, ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, sexy, feel good ...
Plot: love affair, love and romance, siblings relations, fall in love, unlikely couple, gays and lesbians, brother sister relationship, male female relationship, mother daughter relationship, tragic event, gay brother, release from prison ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Just Between Us (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Croatia, Serbia, Slovenia, France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Nikola is a man who knows how to really enjoy life; he's even able to rouse sympathy for his sinful ways. His brother turns a blind eye to his philandering although, with a broken marriage behind him, he doesn't have a clear conscience, ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: infidelity, sexual relations, midlife crisis, siblings relations, dishonesty, couples, sexual content, husband wife relationship, dentist, older woman younger man relationship, unfulfillment, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: croatia, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Confessions of a Crap Artist (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The narrator, "Barjo" (nutcase, crap artist), is an obsessive simpleton, given to filling his notebook with verbatim dialog, observed trivia, and oddball speculation on human behavior and the end of the world. When his house burns, he ...
Style: sexual, offbeat, humorous, witty, realistic ...
Plot: family relations, twins, suburbs, factory, mentally unstable, misfit, unfulfillment, losing-it hero, crumbling marriage, couple relations, siblings relations, suburban life ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Tieta of Agreste (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Brazil, UK, France
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Just when her family starts believing that she is dead, and that they can expect a rich heritage, Tieta returns from São Paulo to her native village in Bahia, which she had been forced to leave long ago because of some involvement with a goat herd. ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, serious, sexy
Plot: village, death in the family, haunted by the past, homecoming, nudity (full frontal - brief), village life, social differences, vengeance, chaos and mayhem, social relations, family relations, couples ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: brazil, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Gooische Vrouwen (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Gooische Vrouwen (Vipers Nest) is based on a very popular Dutch TV series and can be described as a Dutch variation of Sex and the City and Desperate Housewives. The film tells the story of four girlfriends who live in the bourgeois area ‘t Gooi, ...
Style: touching, semi serious, sexy, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: dishonesty, lifestyle, couple relations, love and romance, friendship, love affair, family problems, family relations, couples, unfulfillment, strong female presence, best friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
 6.5
 284
God's Thunder (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Brassac (Jean Gabin) is a drunken veterinarian who can't resist bringing home stray animals and humans. Lilli Palmer plays his long-suffering wife Marie. When he brings home the prostitute Simone (Michele Mercier), Brassac is not sure he is ...
Style: sexy, realistic, semi serious, humorous, sexual
Plot: prostitute, estate, couples, animal life, alcohol abuse, love and romance
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: brittany
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
 6.8
 967
The Dandelions (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A young girl is frustrated by her over-protective mom. At school, she meets another fearless little girl that is going to have a big influence on her.
Style: touching, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: best friends, parents and children, family life, couple relations, friends, couples, little girl, friendship, profanity, bittersweet, coming of age, youth ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%