Movies like Jasmine

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Jasmine (2003)
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Jasmine (2003)
Original name: Chameli
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Lamington Road on Bombay's Western Railway is the nearest railway station that takes one to Kamathipura, notorious for it's red-light, in particular, and a crime-prone area in general.
Style: touching, serious, realistic
Plot: love and romance, couples, opposites attract, one night, prostitute, rainy night, romance, aids, hiding place, police, rain, pimp, night, eunuch
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india

Most similar movies to Jasmine

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and sincere films with plots about love and romance, couples, romance, fall in love, couple relations, society and female director mostly in Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Jasmine: Labour of Love (2014), Crystal River (2008), Guilty Hearts (2006), The Japanese Wife (2010), Still Mine (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Labour of Love (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Set in the crumbling environs of Calcutta, Labour of Love is a lyrical unfolding of two ordinary lives suspended in the duress of a spiralling recession.
Style: sincere, atmospheric, realistic, touching, serious ...
Plot: love and romance, romance, couple relations, working class, society, introspection, couples, unfulfilled love, unfulfillment, bittersweet, solitude, love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india
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95%
 4.6
 208
Crystal River (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The story is of a married woman who, grieving her inability to have children, finds comfort and healing in her friendship with another man. It's about discovering grace in darkness and the unexpected places we find healing.
Style: touching, sincere, serious, realistic
Plot: human nature, friendship, family problems, couples, mysterious character, romance, love and romance, crumbling marriage, infidelity, friends, female director, bathing ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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79%
 4.8
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Guilty Hearts (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Over the course of this drama's six separate stories, a variety of couples struggle with the infidelity, dishonesty and heartbreak that plagues their varied pasts. In overcoming their challenges, these diverse individuals embrace a brighter ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, serious, touching
Plot: looking for love, haunted by the past, love and romance, infidelity, couples, couple relations, friendship, redemption, bittersweet, friends, female director
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
The Japanese Wife (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Snehmoy (Rahul Bose) and Miyage (Chigusa Takaku) are pen friends who exchange wedding vows through letters. Fifteen years pass but they never meet. Yet the bond of marriage is strong between them. This unusual relationship comes under a cloud when a ...
Style: emotional, realistic, sentimental, captivating, touching ...
Audience: date night
Plot: looking for love, romance, love triangle, couples, lovers apart, village, unfulfillment, pen pal, society, friendship, mathematics, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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Still Mine (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 102 min.
Story: An elderly couple fight against local authorities in rural New Brunswick to build their final home.
Style: touching, sincere, serious, realistic
Plot: elderly, love and romance, elderly lovers, aging, couple relations, couples, dementia, golden years, elderly couple, bureaucracy, alzheimer's disease
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Seventeen Times Cecile Cassard (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A portrait of a woman, composed of 17 moments from her life.
Style: touching, serious, realistic
Plot: starting over, love and romance, couples, family problems, sexy woman, gays and lesbians, master and servant, gender, discrimination, death in the family, hotel, breakup ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
A Room with a View (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Lucy Honeychurch (Elaine Cassidy, Ghost Squad) and her nervous chaperone embark on a grand tour of Italy. Alongside sweeping landscapes, Lucy encounters a suspect group of characters — socialist Mr. Emerson and his working-class son George, in ...
Style: touching, realistic, serious, captivating, witty ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: forbidden love, opposites attract, self discovery, wooing, fall in love, couple relations, love and romance, romance, lovers apart, couples, manners, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 1910s, 1920s, 20s, 20th century
Place: florence, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 5.6
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Istanbul (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hungary, Netherlands, Ireland, Turkey
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Housewife Katalin Munk (Johanna ter Steege) has her world torn apart when her lecturer husband János (Andor Lukáts) arrives home to tell her that he’s leaving her for a younger student of his. Katalin falls into a state of shock and wanders ...
Style: serious, realistic, touching, sentimental
Plot: life turned upside down, love affair, self discovery, love and romance, breakup, couples, family problems, family relations, romance, fall in love, parents and children, infidelity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: budapest, istanbul turkey, budapest hungary, turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Mr. and Mrs. Iyer (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A bus is setting out to Calcutta from a village in West Bengal. Meenakshi Iyer, who is from a strict orthodox Hindu background, is leaving to Chennai for her husband, with her young child, after the vacation with her parents. By chance, she gets a ...
Style: atmospheric, emotional, serious, captivating, realistic
Plot: forbidden love, opposites attract, love and romance, society, social differences, political unrest, culture clash, conservative, liberal, parents and children, crimes, religious differences ...
Time: contemporary
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.7
 818
Lullaby for Pi (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A washed-up musician befriends a reclusive artist with an unusual name.
Style: realistic, serious, humorous, touching, sexy ...
Plot: friendship, lifestyle, unlikely couple, infidelity, private detective, estrangement, human nature, love and romance, opposites attract, fall in love, social misfits, twentysomething life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.9
 140
Almost Heaven (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Story: A Canadian television director is hired to salvage an international fishing show in Scotland. The only hitch: his ex-wife is the host. What he finds in Scotland is love in the form of a local fishing guide (called a ghillie) and the chance to repair ...
Style: touching, realistic, semi serious, captivating, offbeat ...
Plot: alcohol abuse, ambition, relationship vs career, redemption, romance, artists and showbiz, rescue, hopes, actor's life, opposites attract, love and romance, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.5
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Boutique (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Iran
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A clothing store worker (Jahan) meets a poor girl named Eti. Jahan tries to help the girl and solve her problems, but…
Style: touching, sincere, realistic, serious, emotional ...
Plot: friendship, lifestyle, bittersweet, love and romance, couples, life is a bitch, designer, downfall, drugs/alcohol, singleness, social differences, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: iran
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.1
 243
Henri (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The meeting of two lonely, marginal souls. There is Henri, a man in his 50s, limp, resigned, somewhat alcoholic. And Rosette, a (slightly) retarded woman who dreams of love, sexuality, normality
Style: touching, serious, realistic, gloomy
Plot: love and romance, dull life, death of wife, mentally challenged, looking for love, unfulfillment, misfit, social misfits, female director, dancing, rumor, restaurant ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Personal Belongings (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Cuba
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Young Doctor Ana lives alone because she couldn't bear to leave Cuba when her family sailed away on a raft to the US. Ernesto lives in his car with his belongings in a small case, traveling from embassy to embassy trying to fulfill his dream of ...
Style: touching, sincere, sentimental, realistic, serious
Plot: love affair, impossible love, romance, love and romance, couples, fall in love, couple relations, introspection, immigrants, society, hopes, bittersweet ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: cuba, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.5
 2K
Dear Santa (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Crystal, a rich party girl, finds a little girl's letter to Santa asking for a new mother, and she vows to win over the father and daughter before the holidays.
Style: realistic, feel good, serious, touching
Plot: love and romance, couples, wish come true, single parent, parents and children, family relations, unlikely couple, christmas, christmas eve, chef, win over, little girl ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Milenge Milenge (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Magic happens, if you let it; and sometimes even fate or destiny, or whatever you want to call it, steps in to lend a hand. But when it concerns love, and finding that special person you're going to spend the rest of your life with, should you ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, touching, humorous
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: destiny, lovers reunited, fall in love, love and romance, romance, hopes, looking for love, diary, college student
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Unspoken Passion (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Sikil tells the story of two men and a woman who are involved in a bizarre love triangle. These three friends grew up in a small town south of Manila. Enzo is a young closet gay prostitute who's obsessed with his childhood friend who happens to ...
Style: touching, serious, realistic, erotic, sexy ...
Plot: love triangle, love and romance, haunted by the past, dangerous attraction, sexual relations, couples, best friends, mystery, prostitute, life is a bitch, reunion, gay ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Expecting Amish (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: 18-year-old Hannah Yoder is ready to become an Amish adult - which means baptism into the Church and marriage to her boyfriend, Samuel. However, her friends convince her to visit Hollywood for Rumspringa where she meets Josh and the two hit it off ...
Style: serious, emotional, touching, realistic
Plot: forbidden love, religions or cults, couples, love and romance, youth, society, love affair, culture clash, adolescence vs adulthood, family problems, family relations, pregnancy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Mother of George (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Nigeria, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A story about a woman willing to do anything and risk everything for her marriage.
Style: realistic, serious, touching, psychological, sincere
Plot: couple relations, immigrants, society, couples, lifestyle, trying to get pregnant, family relations, female protagonist, strong female presence, urban, woman
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.2
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Lost in Time (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Sui Wai lost her fiance Ah Man in a car accident. With the obligations of life sitting heavy on her shoulders, she lives on only to find herself confiding in her beloved through a phone call. Dai Fai. a mini-bus driver who witnessed Ah Man's ...
Style: touching, emotional, serious, sentimental, sincere ...
Plot: love affair, fall in love, starting over, love and romance, hopes, workplace, couples, romance, coping, bittersweet, workplace romance, urban ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.5
 352
La león (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina, France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Deep in the lush river jungles of Argentina, Alvaro lives a solitary existence fishing and harvesting reeds. What sets him apart from the rest of his village is that he is gay. There are no other gay men in his world, his only means of expression is ...
Style: touching, serious, realistic, suspense, sexy ...
Plot: life is a bitch, isolation, disagreement, couples, love and romance, immigration, gay lead character, murder, gay slur, island, male rape, gender ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.9
 83
Restless (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Maurice (Michel Piccoli) is a composer, and a longtime member of the resistance. By chance, he shares a house with his teenager granddaughter. Claire, at 17, is eager to experience all sorts of things and the sooner the better, and rebels against ...
Style: touching, serious, realistic, captivating, gloomy
Plot: love and romance, family relations, teenage love, elderly, teenage life, couples, youth, estrangement, haunted by the past, relationship vs career, aging, first love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.2
 376
Raja (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Morocco
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Raja is a nineteen year old orphan literally and figuratively scarred by life. Fred is an emotionally bankrupt westerner living amid his plush gardens and palm trees. Set against the backdrop of contemporary Marrakech, Raja is a cross-cultural drama ...
Style: sincere, emotional, serious, realistic
Plot: unlikely couple, opposites attract, fall in love, social differences, unfulfilled love, society, orphan, love and romance, romance, youth, rich and poor, culture clash ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: morocco, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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 6.3
 605
Bliss (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Two young people in Berlin, a refugee and a homeless punk, form a relationship.
Style: humorous, offbeat, touching, semi serious, realistic
Plot: prostitute, couples, fall in love, love and romance, female director, homeless, punk, refugee, bare breasts, flashback, pubic hair, male nudity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, europe, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Little White Lie (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Ireland
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Little White Lie follows the story of a luckless actor named Barry who has recently split from his girlfriend. He is seen wallowing at home in his pyjamas, where he becomes fixated on a children's television presenter who he sees on daytime ...
Style: touching, humorous, serious, realistic
Plot: dublin ireland, actor, couple relations, down on your luck, dishonesty, love and romance, couples, crane, song, play within film, tv show in film, conundrum ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.9
 66
Cherry. (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When Brian Cherry, a sweet, sensitive young Los Angeleno, falls for the beautiful, electric, and damaged Jules, she turns his ideas about women and sex upside-down. Slowly, he is drawn into a twisted love-triangle that includes Jules and his best ...
Style: sexual, humorous, serious, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: fall in love, love triangle, best friends, love and romance, romance, couples, male female relationship, love, violence, generation y, pubic hair
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.5
 292
Blue (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 116 min.
Story: An introverted schoolgirl falls in love and starts a relationship with one of her classmates. Set in a small seaside town in Japan, the love of her life eventually leaves her for her boyfriend in Tokyo. Kayako Kirishima of the third year at a high ...
Style: touching, serious, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: teenage love, teenage life, romance, youth, love and romance, couples, fall in love, small town, friends, adolescence, heartache, lgbt ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.5
 201
Now, Forager (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Poland
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Lucien and Regina are foragers - they gather wild mushrooms and sell them to New York restaurants. They live simply, according to the seasons. When Regina seeks more stability, their marriage is put to a test.
Style: touching, emotional, realistic, serious, gloomy
Plot: couple relations, relationship vs career, ambition, lifestyle, couples, life turned upside down, family problems, unfulfilled love, crumbling marriage, love and romance, disorder, restaurant ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new jersey, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.4
 709
In Your Hands (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Stockholm Syndrome. Feelings arise between a young kidnapper and his victim, a woman surgeon. He seeks revenge for a medical accident that prevents him from living peacefully and decides to kidnapp the woman he holds responsible. When the latter ...
Style: tense, serious, emotional, realistic
Plot: vengeance, sexual abuse, dangerous attraction, romance, life is a bitch, couples, fall in love, danger, grudge, imprisonment, police, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 4.3
 193
Broken Windows (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Four Women, Four Dreams, Four Realities
Style: psychological, serious, realistic
Plot: love triangle, party, interracial relations, couples, artists and showbiz, actor's life, romance, love and romance, sibling relationship, brother sister relationship
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%