Movies like The Education of Fairies

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The Education of Fairies (2006)
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The Education of Fairies (2006)
Original name: La educación de las hadas
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Argentina, France, Portugal, Spain
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A man's life is turned upside down after he is abandoned by the woman he loves.
Style: fairy tale
Plot: forest, fairy, bird, ornithologist, widow, supermarket, stepfather stepson relationship, sexual assault, snoring, 8 year old

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and emotional films with plots about love and romance, couples, romance, fall in love, love affair, female nudity and couple relations mostly in Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like The Education of Fairies: XXY (2007), Beyond the Clouds (1995), Othello (1995), A Bird of the Air (2011), Point of No Return (1974). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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XXY (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Argentina, Spain, France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Alex, an intersexed 15-year-old, is living as a girl, but she and her family begin to wonder whether she's emotionally a boy when another teenager's sexual advances bring the issue to a head. As Alex faces a final decision regarding her ...
Style: psychological, serious, touching, sincere, disturbing ...
Plot: transsexual, sexual exploration, teenage life, gender bending, sexual abuse, teenage love, gender, teenage boy, life is a bitch, small town, rain, homosexual ...
Time: contemporary
Place: uruguay, latin america, argentina, south america
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95%
Beyond the Clouds (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Germany, Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Made of four short tales, linked by a story filmed by Wim Wenders. Taking place in Ferrara, Portofino, Aix en Provence and Paris, each story, which always a woman as the crux of the story, invites to an inner travel, as Antonioni says "towards ...
Style: erotic, touching, atmospheric, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: infidelity, romance, love triangle, nude girl, love affair, unfulfilled love, love and romance, dishonesty, destructive relationship, midlife crisis, fall in love, lovers reunited ...
Place: europe, italy, france, new york, paris france ...
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75%
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Othello (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 123 min.
Story: The evil Iago pretends to be friend of Othello in order to manipulate him to serve his own end in the film version of this Shakespeare classic.
Style: tense, melancholic, atmospheric, serious, realistic ...
Plot: black man white woman relationship, interracial relations, betrayal, tragic love, murder, racism, jealousy, vengeance, love and romance, rivalry, couples, friends ...
Time: 16th century, middle ages, 18th century, 1930s
Place: venice, italy, europe, mediterranean sea, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
A Bird of the Air (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A man in search of his past, and a woman who lives in the moment, are brought together when they pursue the origins of a stray parrot in this comedic and romantic drama.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, sentimental, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: orphan, love and romance, obsession, self discovery, love affair, romance, hopes, couples, unlikely couple, basset hound, parrot, library ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Point of No Return (1974)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The love story of a Soviet officer wounded in battle and the woman who shelters him during the German occupation of the Great Patriotic War. Multifaceted and ambiguous, this film spans twenty years of love, joy, and sorrow.
Plot: desperation, great patriotic war, wife, teacher, motorcycle, happiness, unrequited love, love, daughter in law, drunkenness, son, widow ...
Place: ussr
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50%
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Lady J (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: When a romance between a widow and a notorious libertine takes an unexpected turn, Mademoiselle de Joncquières becomes instrumental to one lover’s plans for revenge.
Style: melancholic, sentimental, disturbing, sincere
Plot: aristocracy, brothel, revenge, betrayal, marriage, love, male female friendship, mother daughter relationship, broken heart, forgiveness, widow, older man younger woman marriage ...
Time: 18th century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Confession of a Child of the Century (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Germany, UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Paris, 1830: Octave, betrayed by his mistress, sinks into despair and debauchery. His father's death leads him to the country where he meets Brigitte, a widow who is ten years his elder. Octave falls in love passionately, but will he have the ...
Style: touching, realistic, serious, gloomy, contemplative
Plot: infidelity, fall in love, love affair, love and romance, countryside, dishonesty, betrayal, loss of father, debauchery, duel, snow, billiards ...
Time: 19th century, 1830s
Place: france
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46%
Once in a Lifetime (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After losing her husband and baby daughter to a fire, Daphne Fields raises her deaf son while beginning a writing career. Hollywood loves her scripts, but her heart remains with her son Andrew, under the care of Headmaster Matthew Dane at an eastern ...
Style: realistic, serious, touching, emotional, sentimental
Plot: boarding school, starting over, family relations, couples, family problems, pregnancy, boarding school life, hospital, parents and children, death in the family, love and romance, dealing with death ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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The Forest Woman (1987)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Romania
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Busuioc (Victor Rebengiuc), un taran bogat din Curtici isi trimite fiul Iorgovan (Adrian Pintea), impreuna cu servitorul Sofron (Serban Ionescu) in satul vecin pentru a gasi oameni la munca campului. Iorgovan este indragostit de Simina (Manuela ...
Plot: forest, corpse, horse, horse riding, father son relationship, servant, fall in love, forest ranger, male female relationship, landowner, epidemic, farm ...
Time: 19th century
Place: transylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
I Sent a Letter to My Love (1980)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A middle-aged disabled man unknowingly begins a lonely hearts correspondence with his own unmarried sister, who takes care of him. As he writes more and more to her, he begins to fall in love, and she, knowing that it is her brother who is writing, ...
Plot: celibacy, brother sister relationship, handicapped
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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 540
Lovin' Molly (1974)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Spanning nearly 40 years from 1925 to 1964, two Texas farm boys; straight-arrow Gid and laid-back Johnny fight over the affections of the beautiful and headstrong Molly Taylor, who consistently refuses to marry either of them.
Style: sincere, touching, serious, realistic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love triangle, widow, farm, friendship, friends, couples, small town, small town life, couple relations, fall in love, love and romance, romance ...
Time: 1920s, 1940s, 60s, 50s, 20th century ...
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Lost Husband (2020)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Trying to put her life back together after the death of her husband, Libby and her children move to her estranged Aunt's goat farm in central Texas.
Style: sincere, light, captivating, touching
Plot: farm, romance, widow, loss of husband, mother child relationship, farmhouse, new love, new life, mother daughter relationship, lifestyle, love affair, husband wife relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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 253
The Bachelor (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Greece
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The story of a thirties bank employee whose wife becomes a luxury prostitute. The same would happen with the next woman who knows. Xouan a promoter says he belongs to a particular class of people and asks him to work together.
Plot: greek, nudity (full frontal - brief), vodka, athenian, funeral, prostitute, sex, supermarket, cockroach, drunkard, bank clerk, pimp ...
Time: 90s
Place: greece, athens greece, hellas
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.1
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1 Message (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 152 min.
Story: Tells the story of Becca, a beautiful 28 year-old woman whose perfect life is brought to an abrupt halt after she accidentally discovers a lump in her breast.
Style: serious, realistic, twists and turns, sentimental, touching
Plot: self discovery, introspection, hopes, unfulfillment, terminal illness, strong female presence, life is a bitch, dealing with death, cancer, female protagonist, breast cancer, e mail
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Where Angels Fear to Tread (1991)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 116 min.
Story: An English widow goes to Italy, falls in love with a dentist's son and marries him, against her straitlaced family's wishes.
Style: serious, realistic, stylized, touching, emotional
Plot: love and romance, babies and infants, society, dentist, couples, family problems, death in the family, custody, couple relations, fall in love, social differences, widow ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: italy, england, europe, tuscany
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Someone I Loved (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy, Belgium, Hong Kong
Duration: 113 min.
Story: One night, Pierre decides to reveal his painful secret to his daughter-in-law, who's just been abandoned by her husband. Pierre's secret is about his secret love to Mathilde, the woman he left to instead follow an easier path in life.
Style: serious, touching, realistic, melancholic, captivating ...
Plot: unfulfilled love, haunted by the past, love affair, couples, romance, breakup, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, father daughter relationship, sexual content, unfulfillment, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, 90s, contemporary, 20th century, 2000s
Place: france, montreal, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Those Who Love (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A secret and deep passion marks the life of a young doctor, and threatens the existence of those around him.
Style: serious, realistic, sexy, emotional, touching ...
Plot: tragic love, love triangle, village, love affair, infidelity, destructive relationship, redemption, fall in love, village life, school, family relations, couples ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century
Place: galicia
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Last Letter from Your Lover (2021)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A young journalist in London becomes obsessed with a series of letters she discovers that recounts an intense star-crossed love affair from the 1960s.
Style: romantic, captivating, sincere, emotional
Plot: romance, love letter, love affair, investigative journalism, female journalist, journalist, car accident, journalism, love story, couple relations, romantic relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 60s, 2020s, year 1969, year 1965
Place: french riviera, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Romance for Bugle (1967)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: flashback, coming of age, memory, river, grandfather, topless woman, female nudity, seductive behavior, teenage girl, old man, arranged marriage, teenager ...
Place: central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.2
 122
The Irishman (1978)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Paddy Doolan is a man who refuses to accept change. In a new century where the motor car is changing the way things are done, the stubborn Irishman, the last of the draught-horse teamsters, continues to haul timber the old way.
Style: emotional, touching, uplifting, captivating, serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: family relations, adventure, lone wolves, society, family, culture clash, wilderness, against the odds, family life, outback, irish, team ...
Time: 1920s
Place: australia, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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 ...
Plot: love and romance, romance, lifestyle, gays and lesbians, couples, sexual content, nudity (full frontal - brief), love affair, couple relations, love triangle, hotel, homosexual ...
Time: 50s, 20th century
Place: switzerland, europe, algeria
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Impossible Love (1977)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Rich Spanish landowner Alvaro is torn between his wife Elvira and two other women in his life. He's also worried about the fact that both his father and grandfather were murdered by Spanish revolutionaries in the house he's inherited.
Plot: revolutionary, murder of father, mansion, landowner, inheritance, husband wife relationship, murder, family curse
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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The Tree (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Australia, Germany, Italy, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The O'Neills lived happily in their house in the Australian countryside. That was until one day fate struck blindly, taking the life of Peter, the father, leaving his grief-stricken wife Dawn alone with their four children. Among them, ...
Style: realistic, atmospheric, touching, emotional, serious ...
Plot: family relations, grief, parents and children, death in the family, family problems, little girl, loss of father, small town, introspection, storm, tree, countryside ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Up at the Villa (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Superficial people are revealed and drastically changed by circumstance or luck in this a tale of death, seduction, blackmail and theft among British and Americans in Florence in the turbulent days just before World War II.
Style: serious, suspenseful, atmospheric, stylized, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: seduction, infidelity, blackmail, widow, romance, vacation, refugee, fall in love, destructive relationship, false accusation, couples, dishonesty ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, pre world war two, year 1938, 19th century
Place: florence, italy, europe, paris france, rome italy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Woodlanders (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The story is set in late 19th century rural corner of South England. The daughter of timber merchant Melbury, Grace, returns to the town after finishing school. Her father now believes she can find a better husband than her childhood sweetheart, ...
Style: serious, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, infidelity, society, romance, rise to the top, unfulfillment, love and romance, forbidden love, love affair, couple relations, social differences, school ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
Place: england, europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 4.5
 340
Lady Libertine (1984)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, USA, Canada
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Charlie, a young aristocrat in turn of the century England, meets a boy named Frank on the road to Portsmouth. What Charlie doesn't realize is that Frank is actually Frances, who's donned a disguise to escape working at a brothel. Charlie ...
Style: sexual, sexy, realistic, erotic, serious
Plot: couples, society, hidden identity, love and romance, unlikely couple, romance, teaching the ways of the world, sexual relations, gender bending, sex scene, female nudity, erotica ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century
Place: europe, london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Romeo & Juliet (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Romeo, a hopeless romantic with emotionally-fueled impulsiveness, meets Juliet, an abused and desperate girl looking for anyway to escape. Together, destined for tragedy.
Style: sincere, disturbing, captivating
Plot: couple relations, love story, in love, tragic love, forbidden love, shakespeare's romeo and juliet, star crossed lovers, love and romance, family relations, fall in love, lovers apart, couples ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.4
 603
The Bridge (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Actor Gerard Depardieu co-directed this drama about a married woman who falls in love with another man. Mina is a movie buff with a husband, Georges, who's out of work, and a 15-year-old son, Tommy. While Mina works part-time as a domestic for ...
Style: realistic, serious, emotional, gloomy, semi autobiographical
Plot: infidelity, fall in love, crumbling marriage, opposites attract, romance, love and romance, unfulfillment, love affair, midlife crisis, forbidden love, love triangle, looking for love ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: france, europe, normandy
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Call of the Toad (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, Poland
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A Polish woman and a German man fall in love against the odds and decide to set up a cemetery for exiles. But can their daring venture survive the call of the toad? Adapted from Gunter Grass’ novel.
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, touching, humorous ...
Plot: fascism, family relations, society, romance, love and romance, stereotypes, nazi germany, grandfather grandson relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, father daughter relationship, mother son relationship, prejudice ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Space Between The Lines (2019)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Emmi would like to cancel her subscription to "Like" magazine via e-mail. But due to a typo, her messages land in Leo Leike’s inbox. When Emmi repeatedly sends mails to the wrong address, Leo decides to inform her of her mistake. This ...
Style: realistic, emotional, atmospheric, romantic, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: ex husband ex wife relationship, love affair, couple relations, romance, love and romance, love story, male female relationship, relationships, in love, fall in love, romantic relationship, husband wife relationship ...
Place: central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%