Movies like The Scream of the Silk

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The Scream of the Silk (1996)
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The Scream of the Silk (1996)
Original name: Le cri de la soie
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 110 min.
Story: An illiterate seamstress has a powerful fetish for silk which gets her into trouble. The psychiatrist sent to help her becomes fascinated by her case and when he returns to France from World War One they fall in love, an affair that can only end in tragedy.
Style: psychological, sexual, sexy, serious, realistic, slasher
Plot: prison, obsession, psychopath, romance, love and romance, destructive relationship, fall in love, mentally unstable, love affair, store, femme fatale, couples, dishonesty, aging, losing-it hero, hidden identity, unlikely couple, love, sexuality, thief, erotica, mental institution, world war one, theft, psychiatrist ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: paris france, africa, france, north africa

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Most similar movies to The Scream of the Silk

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, romance, love affair, dishonesty, obsession and fall in love mostly in Drama, Romance and Mystery genres. Some movies like The Scream of the Silk: The Soft Skin (1964), I Love You Too (2001), Love Street (2002), A Man and a Woman (1966), Twisted Obsession (1989). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Soft Skin (1964)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Pierre Lachenay is a well-known publisher and lecturer, married with Franca and father of Sabine, around 10. He meets an air hostess, Nicole. They start a love affair, which Pierre is hiding, but he cannot stand staying away from her.
Style: serious, realistic, sexy, atmospheric, sexual ...
Plot: stewardess, airplane, airport, couples, crimes of passion, love and romance, unfulfillment, romance, artists and showbiz, dishonesty, love triangle, love affair ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: paris france, lisbon portugal, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
I Love You Too (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 99 min.
Story: While camping in France, Eric and Eddy fall in with two women. Eric talks to Silke, a Ugandan studying medicine in Holland. She tells him about her life and asks about the book he's writing: it's the story of his love affair with Reza. He ...
Style: serious, psychological, realistic, erotic, touching ...
Plot: infidelity, femdom, couples, haunted by the past, dangerous attraction, romance, lifestyle, losing-it hero, family problems, sexual relations, destructive relationship, love affair ...
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Love Street (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A handyman in a 1940s Paris brothel tries to help the prostitute he loves with her singing career and romantic life.
Style: serious, realistic, touching, sexual, melancholic ...
Plot: prostitute, couples, romance, wartime life, fall in love, black market, love and romance, world war two, poker, card playing, singing competition, brothel ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
A Man and a Woman (1966)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A man and a woman meet by accident on a Sunday evening at their childrens' boarding school. Slowly, they reveal themselves to each other, finding that each is a widow.
Style: sentimental, touching, psychological, serious, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: widow, romance, couple relations, fall in love, love affair, couples, love and romance, love, widower, male female relationship, looking for love, train ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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Twisted Obsession (1989)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Dan Gillis, an American screenwriter living in Paris, recently abandoned by his wife, and getting used to his new life as a bachelor while trying to take care of his son, Danny - is commissioned to write a script. The offer comes from Legrand, a ...
Style: serious, realistic, sexy, sexual, suspenseful ...
Plot: obsession, statutory rape, manipulation, couples, rescue, romance, love and romance, writer's life, fall in love, cons and scams, siblings relations, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 80s
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Another Nine & a Half Weeks (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, France, UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: John flies over to Paris to find out his girlfriend Elizabeth. He finds a mysterious fashion designer named Lea and her assistant Claire, and it turns out that Lea was Elizabeth's friend in Paris. Lea says to John that Elizabeth married and ...
Style: erotic, serious, realistic, sexy, suspense ...
Plot: lust, dangerous attraction, destructive relationship, lovers reunited, love, obsession, love triangle, male female relationship, prostitute, anger, passion, romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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Friday Night (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Paris, 1995. Laure (Valérie Lemercier) is about to meet friends for dinner to celebrate her moving in with her boyfriend. But on her way out, she discovers that the entire city is stalled by a massive transit strike. When a handsome stranger ...
Style: sexual, serious, realistic, stylized, atmospheric ...
Plot: dangerous attraction, fall in love, love and romance, couples, chaos and mayhem, couple relations, romance, traffic jam, friendship, living together, chaos, anonymous sex ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Four Nights of a Dreamer (1971)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Jacques, a young man with artistic aspirations, spends four nights wandering Paris with a young woman, whom he rescued from suicide.
Style: serious, realistic, touching, atmospheric, stylized
Audience: date night
Plot: artist, losing-it hero, unfulfillment, romance, love and romance, couples, fall in love, destructive relationship, love affair, unfulfilled love, love triangle, love ...
Time: 19th century
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Laura (1979)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A blinded French sculptor completes a statue of a friend's daughter by using his sense of touch.
Style: sexy, realistic, serious, erotic, sexual
Plot: lolita, coming of age, eroticism, couples, family relations, power relations, love and romance, artists and showbiz, dishonesty, femme fatale, youth, infidelity ...
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Kung-Fu Master (1988)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Veteran French director Agnes Varda's Le Petit Amour is based on a short story by actress/songstress Jane Birkin. Birkin herself plays the main character, a loving but lonely 40-year-old divorcee. Her life is brightened a bit by the presence of ...
Style: sexy, realistic, serious, sexual, touching ...
Plot: romance, older woman younger man relationship, youth, love and romance, unfulfillment, obsession, martial arts, fall in love, teenage life, custody, love affair, unfulfilled love ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, france, paris france, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Lady Chatterley's Lover (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An early-20th-century tale of love across class boundaries which tells the legendary and romantic story of Lady Chatterley’s affair with her gamekeeper. Jed Mercurio’s adaptation of DH Lawrence’s classic.
Style: sexual, serious, realistic, captivating, disturbing ...
Plot: master and servant, love affair, cheating on husband, social differences, infidelity, society, obsession, sexual relations, romance, couples, unfulfillment, countryside ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 1910s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Mademoiselle Chambon (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Véronique Chambon (Sandrine Kiberlain), a single schoolteacher and Jean (Vincent Lindon), discover an unexpected bond that causes them to question the direction of their lives. They move in different social circles but their relationship develops ...
Style: serious, psychological, sentimental, captivating, sexy ...
Plot: love triangle, love affair, fall in love, obsession, infidelity, small town, social differences, unfulfillment, family problems, family relations, teacher, family in crisis ...
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Chloe in the Afternoon (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The last of Rohmer's Six Moral Tales. Frederic leads a bourgeois life; he is a partner in a small Paris office and is happily married to Helene, a teacher expecting her second child. In the afternoons, Frederic daydreams about other women, but ...
Style: clever, talky, realistic, serious, stylized ...
Audience: date night
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), love and romance, romance, love affair, infidelity, temptation, couples, daydreamer, dishonesty, society, lovers reunited, couple relations ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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: sexy, serious, realistic, humorous, sexual ...
Plot: infidelity, love affair, sexual relations, hotel, romance, dishonesty, love and romance, couples, restaurant, obsessive compulsive disorder, sex, divorce ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Man in the Attic (1995)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Based on a true story from 1910, this tells the story of a young man who is hidden in an attic by his older lover.
Style: sexy, serious, realistic, sexual
Plot: older woman younger man sex, obsession, attic, youth, couples, family problems, love affair, teenage life, couple relations, infidelity, romance, love and romance ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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A Man in Love (1987)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 125 min.
Story: An American film-star and an unknown British actress meet on set in Rome. She is angry when he refuses to speak to her journalist father, but later they have a passionate relationship.
Style: sexy, serious, realistic, clever, sexual ...
Plot: filmmaking, infidelity, nudity (full frontal - brief), adultery, sexual content, couples, fall in love, destructive relationship, love affair, showbiz, gays and lesbians, love and romance ...
Time: 80s
Place: france, rome italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Swann in Love (1984)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, West Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Swann (Jeremy Irons), an eligible bachelor in the best circles of fin-de-siècle Paris, has also some more vulgar but rich friends, the Verdurins. Through them he meets Odette (Ornella Muti), a courtesan, with whom he falls hopelessly in love. She ...
Style: sexual, gloomy, realistic, serious, sexy ...
Plot: prostitute, obsession, jealousy, courtesan, couples, power relations, unfulfillment, romance, gays and lesbians, dishonesty, society, femme fatale ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: paris france, europe, france, italy, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.0
 7K
Eros (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France, Italy, Hong Kong, Luxembourg, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A three-part anthology film about love and sexuality: a menage-a-trois between a couple and a young woman on the coast of Tuscany; an advertising executive under enormous pressure at work, who, during visits to his psychiatrist, is pulled to delve ...
Style: sexy, erotic, stylized, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: prostitute, love affair, fall in love, social differences, lovers reunited, society, obsession, lifestyle, infidelity, male female relationship, sexuality, psychiatrist ...
Time: 50s, 20th century
Place: hong kong, asia, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Love Letters (1983)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A story of love and obsession. A young radio personality who, after her mother dies, discovers she had been having a love affair for 15 years. Now she finds herself recreating her mother's romance by getting involved with a married man.
Style: sexy, realistic, erotic, serious, sexual
Audience: girls' night
Plot: romance, obsession, radio dj, nudity (full frontal - brief), love affair, radio, strong sexual content, family relations, couples, love and romance, parents and children, infidelity ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
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44%
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L'ennui (1998)
Genre: Romance, Drama
Country: France, Portugal
Duration: 122 min.
Story: A philosophy teacher restless with the need to do something with his life meets a young woman suspected of driving an artist to his death. He finds the very simple Cecilia irritating but develops a sexual rapport with her. Obsessed with the need to ...
Style: psychological, erotic, sexy, psycho sexual, sexual ...
Audience: teens
Plot: older man younger woman sex, obsession, midlife crisis, love triangle, sexual relations, erotica, dangerous attraction, destructive relationship, femme fatale, infidelity, passionate interest, love affair ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: france, europe
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43%
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The Light (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Camille arrives in Ouessant, the island of her birth off the Brittany coast, to sell the family home. She spends a last night in the house during which she discovers a secret. In 1963 a man came to work with her father, who was the Jument lighthouse ...
Style: realistic, serious, touching, sentimental, sexy ...
Audience: date night
Plot: island, lighthouse, love triangle, fall in love, love affair, dishonesty, romance, love of one's life, family secret, village, storm, friendship ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: france, europe, atlantic ocean, brittany
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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The Idol (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Germany, Japan
Duration: 110 min.
Story: No Overview
Style: realistic, serious, psychological, touching, sexy ...
Plot: older man younger woman relationship, love affair, friendship, intrigue, love and romance, romance, elderly, dishonesty, couples, terminal illness, couple relations, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Jules and Jim (1962)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In Paris, before WWI, two friends, Jules (Austrian) and Jim (French) fall in love with the same woman, Catherine. But Catherine loves and marries Jules. After the war, when they meet again in Germany, Catherine starts to love Jim... This is the ...
Style: talky, sexy, atmospheric, sexual, sentimental ...
Plot: love triangle, friendship, marriage, german, promiscuity, world war one, prostitute, jealousy, adultery, musician, polyamory, romance ...
Time: 1910s, 1920s, 1930s, 20th century, pre world war two ...
Place: paris france, france, europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Rendez-vous (1985)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A woman and three men. Nina, who's come to Paris to act and sleeps with any man at hand, meets Paulot, a young estate agent; he's smitten. She also meets Paulot's flatmate Quentin, a compulsive who stalks her. To Paulot's jealous ...
Style: realistic, erotic, serious, sexy, sexual ...
Plot: love triangle, ghost, obsession, friendship, suicidal thoughts, self destructing, love, lust, forbidden love, actor's life, dishonesty, unfulfillment ...
Time: 80s
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.2
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Prague Duet (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Czech Republic, Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Dr. Lauren is staying in Prague for a conference and falls in love with Czech writer Jiri Kolmar.
Style: psychological, disturbing, sexual, sincere, sexy ...
Plot: fall in love, love and romance, dishonesty, betrayal, state affairs, womanizer, writer's life, politics, romance, life is a bitch, couples, inventions and discoveries ...
Place: prague, europe, czech republic
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41%
In All Innocence (1998)
Genre: Drama, Crime, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: High-profile lawyer Michel takes on the defence of a young and pretty small-time thief, Cécile, after the botched hold-up of a jewellery shop. As predicted by his elegant art-dealer and sculptress wife Viviane, Michel goes well beyond his brief, ...
Style: sexy, semi serious, realistic, psychological, sexual ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: couple relations, love affair, destructive relationship, heist, couples, family relations, crimes, criminal heroes, dishonesty, romance, unfulfillment, love and romance ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Two English Girls (1971)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 130 min.
Story: At the beginning of the 20th century, Claude Roc, a young middle-class Frenchman meets in Paris Ann Brown, a young Englishwoman. They become friends and Ann invites him to spend holidays at the house where she lives with her mother and her sister ...
Style: realistic, serious, talky, sentimental, contemplative
Plot: love triangle, love and romance, romance, platonic, family relations, couples, couple relations, siblings relations, fall in love, destructive relationship, woman, love letter ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, turn of the century, pre world war one
Place: paris france, europe, france, normandy, wales
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Boy Meets Girl (1984)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Paris by night. Alex, 22, wants to become a filmmaker. He is fascinated by first times and his girlfriend, Florence, has just left him for his best friend, Thomas. First break-up, first attempted murder: Alex tries to strangle Thomas, but gives up ...
Style: serious, realistic, stylized, avant garde, talky ...
Plot: fall in love, romance, impossible love, love affair, couples, losing-it hero, unfulfillment, lifestyle, youth, twentysomething life, destructive relationship, depression ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1983
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Karmen Gei (2001)
Genre: Musical, Romance, Drama
Country: Senegal, France, Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Bizet's Carmen gets a modern adaptation. Seducting, provocating, sensual. All the ingredients for a perfect drama. With her charm, Karmen gets out of many situations.
Style: serious, captivating, psychological, stylized, realistic ...
Plot: escape, jazz, femme fatale, women's prison, murder, dangerous attraction, couples, love and romance, dishonesty, destructive relationship, obsession, prison life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: senegal, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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 610
After Sex (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The end of an affair from the woman's point of view.
Style: sexy, realistic, serious, gloomy, sexual ...
Audience: date night
Plot: obsession, family relations, older woman younger man sex, looking for love, destructive relationship, love affair, midlife crisis, couple relations, impossible love, breakup, couples, unfulfillment ...
Time: 90s
Place: paris france, europe, france, prague
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%