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Love Affair, or the Case of the Missing Switchboard Operator (1967)
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Love Affair, or the Case of the Missing Switchboard Operator (1967)
Original name: Ljubavni slucaj ili tragedija sluzbenice P.T.T.
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 79 min.
Story: After many adventures, young female switchboard operator starts a love relationship with a serious young man. But while he's away on business, she gets lonely and succumbs to her colleague's passes. When the boyfriend returns, he gets into fight with the impregnated girl that ends up tragically with a killing.
Style: psychological, dark humor, serious, realistic, surreal, experimental, non-linear
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), morgue, brain, rat, propaganda, pantyhose, corpse, exterminator, female corpse, communist propaganda, pubic hair, strong sexual content, couple relations, love triangle, graphic violence, infidelity, couples, dishonesty, tragic hero, female nudity, communism, egg, surrealism, autopsy, black cat ...
Time: 60s

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, sexy and psychological films with plots about couples, infidelity, love and romance, female nudity, dishonesty, nudity (full frontal - brief) and romance mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like Love Affair, or the Case of the Missing Switchboard Operator: Man Is Not a Bird (1965), Chloe in the Afternoon (1972), Gabriela (1983), Marie-Jo and Her 2 Lovers (2002), Do You Remember Dolly Bell? (1981). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Man Is Not a Bird (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A Serbian engineer falls for a younger woman, but he is inept at courtship.
Style: clever, humorous, experimental, cynical, semi serious ...
Plot: love triangle, hypnosis, factory, machinery, marketplace, circus, love, drinking, engineer, furnace, orchestral, sexual content ...
Time: 60s
Place: serbia, former yugoslavia, belgrade
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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: psychological, stylized, sexual, clever, talky ...
Audience: date night
Plot: temptation, nudity (full frontal - brief), love triangle, society, family relations, couples, daydreamer, romance, dishonesty, love and romance, lovers reunited, love affair ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.3
 981
Gabriela (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Brazil
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In 1925, Gabriela becomes cook, mistress, and then wife of Nacib, a bar owner in a small Brazilian coastal town runs by the local colonels. Nacib becomes tired of Gabriela's uneducated ways, and annuls the marriage when he finds her in bed with ...
Style: sexy, touching, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: strong sexual content, sexual relations, nudity (full frontal - brief), female nudity, village life, infidelity, social differences, love and romance, couples, bar, couple relations, love triangle ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 20s
Place: brazil, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Marie-Jo and Her 2 Lovers (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Marie-Jo and Her Two Lovers (French: Marie-Jo et ses deux amours) is a 2002 French drama film directed by Robert Guédiguian. It was entered into the 2002 Cannes Film Festival.
Style: sincere, emotional, psychological, serious, realistic ...
Plot: love triangle, fall in love, family relations, family problems, couples, crumbling marriage, dishonesty, couple relations, infidelity, extramarital affair, parents and children, wife husband relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: france, europe, marseille
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Do You Remember Dolly Bell? (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A young man grows up in Sarajevo in the 1960s, under the shadow of his good, but ailing father, and gets attracted by the world of small-time criminals.
Style: touching, sentimental, thought provoking, realistic, serious ...
Plot: coming of age, terminal illness, hypnosis, pimp, romance, life is a bitch, fall in love, teenage life, culture clash, political unrest, politics, society ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century
Place: sarajevo, europe, former yugoslavia, bosnia herzegovina
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Romantic Englishwoman (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France
Duration: 116 min.
Story: What is real and what is fiction? Faced with writer's block with his novel, Lewis Fielding turns to a film script about a woman finding herself after his wife Elizabeth returns from Baden Baden. She didn't quite find herself there but had ...
Style: psychological, humorous, captivating, light, thought provoking ...
Plot: poet, drug smuggling, novelist, manipulations, manipulation, infidelity, family problems, dishonesty, lifestyle, romance, love triangle, destructive relationship ...
Time: 70s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Merry Widow (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Anne-Marie vient de perdre son mari dans un accident de voiture. Elle est enfin libre d'aimer celui qu'elle voit en cachette depuis deux ans. Mais elle n'a pas prévu que sa famille, pétrie de bons sentiments, a décidé de rester à ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, captivating, touching ...
Plot: family relations, love triangle, romance, couples, dishonesty, love and romance, dealing with death, infidelity, eccentric family, family gatherings, couple relations, mother son relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, mediterranean sea
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.2
 705
A Girl Thing (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 237 min.
Story: A Girl Thing is a mini-series that revolves around a New York city street, a coffee house and a shrinks office. Dr. Beth Noonan is the therapist to one star per hour. Hour one deals with a woman not capable of having a relationship. Hour Two is ...
Style: psychological, emotional, sincere, talky, contemplative ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: introspection, family problems, dishonesty, love and romance, mentally unstable, sexy woman, infidelity, lesbianism, therapist, hostage, strong female presence, strong sexual content ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Red Cockatoo (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 128 min.
Story: A coming-of-age story set in Germany in the 1960s. Siggi becomes involved in a love triangle when he falls for Luise, but the tightening political climate forces him to make a fateful decision.
Style: emotional, sentimental, serious, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: fall in love, nightclub, love triangle, infidelity, rebellion, youth, against the rules, lifestyle, couple relations, self discovery, political unrest, couples ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: german democratic republic, germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Sex, Lies and Renaissance (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, West Germany
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Happily engaged to her handsome fiance, Charles, Fanny is soon hit with one misfortune after another until she is forced to become a prostitute to survive. This is the story, with many erotic asides, of her struggle to regain her pride in herself ...
Style: sexy, sexual, touching, serious, realistic ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), prostitute, strong sexual content, social differences, sexual relations, social relations, infidelity, down on your luck, love affair, strong female presence, romance, society ...
Time: 18th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
In Praise of Older Women (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Andras Varda grows up in a turbulent, war-torn Hungary, where he procures local girls for the occupying G.I.'s during World War II. Disappointed by girls of his age, he meets Maya, a married women in her thirties, who tutors him in the lessons ...
Style: erotic, serious, realistic, sexual, sexy
Plot: world war two, nudity (full frontal - brief), older woman younger man relationship, destructive relationship, sexual relations, political unrest, obsession, love and romance, youth, unlikely couple, romance, womanizer ...
Time: 20th century, year 1951, 50s, 60s, year 1963 ...
Place: hungary, canada, montreal, budapest, montreal quebec canada ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 4.0
 133
Alligator Eyes (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Three young New York men decide to travel South for a few days away from the Big Apple. They pick up a beautiful, mysterious young sight less woman with a strange and unsettling past. All three are captivated and fascinated by her, but can she be ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, surprise ending
Plot: femme fatale, nudity (full frontal - brief), island, on the road, hostage, theme park, battle of the sexes, hitchhiker, seduction, misfit, couples, strong sexual content ...
Time: 80s
Place: north carolina, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.7
 5K
3 (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Hanna and Simon are in a 20 year marriage with an unexiting relationship. By chance, they both meet and start separate affairs with Adam. Adam has no idea that his two lovers are married, until they are all found out when Hanna becomes pregnant, ...
Style: emotional, sincere, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: bisexual, love triangle, couple relations, fall in love, infidelity, pregnancy, romance, love and romance, couples, dishonesty, unfulfillment, crumbling relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, berlin germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.3
 2K
Second Skin (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Diego is a doctor who has fallen in love with a married man with a son. Against the advice of his boss and best friend, he continues his affair with Alberto. The consequences of this affair profoundly alter not only the two men's lives, but ...
Style: serious, realistic, sentimental, psychological, gloomy ...
Plot: love triangle, infidelity, gay relationship, family problems, romance, crumbling marriage, love affair, couples, homosexual, coming out, doctor, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 90s
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
WR: Mysteries of the Organism (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Yugoslavia, West Germany
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A dense film that cuts up footage of a primary plot of two young Yugoslavian girls, one a politico and the other a sexpot, and an affair with a visiting Russian skater. Mixing metaphors of Russia's relationship with Yugoslavia, intercut with ...
Style: sexy, semi serious, realistic, biting, surreal ...
Plot: satire, erection, masturbation, avant-garde, repression, couples, revolution, liberal, introspection, political intrigue, social differences, sexual relations ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: former yugoslavia, yugoslavia, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.6
 1K
Swingers (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Despite Diana's insecure nature, she and her husband Julian agree with the idea to sexually experiment with another couple. They put out an ad on the net to which the well experienced Alex and Timo react. We follow Diana and Julian as they ...
Style: sexual, sexy, serious, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: swinger, mate swapping, sexual relations, wife swapping, strong sexual content, couples, swingers, swinger couple, infidelity, sexploitation, looking for sex, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
That Most Important Thing: Love (1975)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Servais Mont, a photographer, meets Nadine Chevalier who earns her money starring in cheap soft-core movies. Trying to help her, he borrows the money from the loan sharks to finance the theatrical production of 'Richard III' and gives ...
Style: stylized, atmospheric, sexual, experimental, contemplative ...
Plot: loan, nudity (full frontal - brief), photographer, strong violent content, strong sexual content, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, dishonesty, love and romance, actor's life, unfulfillment, romance ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Love on the Run (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Beginning with "The 400 Blows," director Francois Truffaut made a series of films about the impetuous Antoine Doinel, in which this is the last. Antoine is now 30, working as a proofreader and getting divorced from his his wife. It being ...
Style: psychological, clever, sincere, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: infidelity, cemetery, introspection, nudity (full frontal - brief), bittersweet, couples, lovers reunited, self discovery, couple relations, hopes, romance, writer's life ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: paris france, europe, france, montmartre paris
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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A Woman Is a Woman (1961)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Exotic dancer Angéla attempts to have a child with her unwilling lover Émile. In the process, she finds herself torn between him and his best friend Alfred.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, light, melancholic ...
Plot: infidelity, pregnancy, love triangle, love and romance, couples, couple relations, fall in love, sexual relations, romance, female protagonist, male female relationship, love ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: paris france, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Eva (1962)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Best-selling author Tyvian Jones has a life of leisure in Venice, Italy, until he has a chance encounter with sultry Frenchwoman Eva Olivier. He falls for her instantly, despite already having wedding plans with Francesca Ferrara. Winning Eva's ...
Style: psychological, gloomy, atmospheric, serious, realistic ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), novelist, unfulfillment, love and romance, prostitute, artists and showbiz, dishonesty, dangerous attraction, obsession, infidelity, sexual relations, destructive relationship ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: venice, italy, europe, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.6
 5K
Happiness (1965)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Though married to the good-natured, beautiful Thérèse, young husband and father François finds himself falling unquestioningly into an affair with an attractive postal worker.
Style: realistic, serious, sentimental, gloomy, psychological ...
Plot: love triangle, infidelity, love affair, romance, bittersweet, crumbling marriage, couple relations, fall in love, new wave, couples, family problems, inadvertently ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: france, europe, japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Love After Love (1992)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Lola is an independent woman, a professional writer with 2 men on a string. Both men are married with children. When the men, and Lola, face having to make choices, Lola's comfortable life becomes less appealing.
Style: gloomy, psychological, sincere, thought provoking, dark humor ...
Plot: dishonesty, crumbling marriage, love and romance, romance, family problems, breakup, couples, unfulfillment, infidelity, midlife crisis, love triangle, female director ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.4
 70
The Falling (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Karis (Nicole Oliver) is a clothing store owner who picks up a handsome music executive, Lars (Christopher Shyer), in a bar and immediately engages him in some very hot sex that leads to an ongoing physical relationship. One morning Lars encounters ...
Style: realistic, serious, experimental
Audience: date night
Plot: bar, vengeance, romance, stalking, love and romance, crumbling marriage, dishonesty, campaign, breakup, couples, true love, infidelity ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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 6.2
 189
Cages (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Belgium, France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Eve is an emergency medical technician who falls in love with Damien (Sagamore Stévenin), a handsome and caring man who runs a neighborhood bar in the Belgian countryside. When Damien and Eve become a couple, she joins him in looking after the bar ...
Style: psychological, serious, sexy, suspenseful, sexual ...
Plot: couple relations, life turned upside down, couples, family problems, hopes, love and romance, dishonesty, misfit, infidelity, bar, husband wife relationship, bondage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, belgium
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Sound of the Sea (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Son de Mar (English: "Sound of the Sea") is a 2001 Spanish drama / erotic film directed by Juan José Bigas Luna based on the novel of the same title by Manuel Vicent. It revolves around Ulises (Jordi Mollà), who comes to a fishing ...
Style: atmospheric, psychological, serious, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: love triangle, fall in love, dishonesty, love affair, lovers reunited, betrayal, love and romance, couple relations, friendship, missing person, sexual relations, murder ...
Time: contemporary
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
And God Created Woman (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In this variation on director Vadim's own, more acclaimed Et Dieu Créa La Femme (1956, the same title in French), the vamp Robin Shea marries charming carpenter Billy Moran, only to get out of prison, but soon decides to seduce James Tiernan, ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, sexy, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: prison, love and romance, femme fatale, sexual relations, couple relations, fall in love, love triangle, dangerous attraction, couples, opposites attract, rise to the top, unlikely couple ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.9
 3K
Adam & Eva (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Sweden
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Adam and Eva have been married for four years. But the romance has disappeared from their relationship and has been replaced by boredom and old routine. When Adam meets his brother's baby-sitter, Jackie, he is immediately attracted to her. They ...
Style: sentimental, witty, humorous, gloomy, clever ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: infidelity, love and romance, love affair, love triangle, couples, family problems, breakup, bittersweet, battle of the sexes, romance, dishonesty, couple relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: sweden, europe, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Montenegro (1981)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: Sweden, UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Marilyn Jordan, an American, lives in Stockholm with her Swedish husband and family. Her behavior is bizarre, perhaps mad: she poisons the dog's milk and advises the dog not to drink it; she sets the sheets afire as her husband sleeps; she ...
Style: dark humor, sexy, humorous, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: immigrants, nudity (full frontal - brief), family relations, mental illness, housewife, gypsy, dildo, social differences, sexual relations, self discovery, family problems, couples ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s
Place: former yugoslavia, europe, sweden, eastern europe, balkan ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.2
 11K
Climates (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Turkey, France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Man was made to be happy for simple reasons and unhappy for even simpler ones – just as he is born for simple reasons and dies for even simpler ones... Isa and Bahar are two lonely figures dragged through the ever-changing climate of their inner ...
Style: psychological, realistic, serious, contemplative, gloomy
Plot: family relations, crumbling marriage, couple relations, family problems, couples, sexual relations, unsupportive spouse, dishonesty, snow, vacation, rape, college ...
Time: contemporary
Place: turkey, istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Elective Affinities (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After an architect (Fabrizio Bentivoglio) is invited to the home of his associate, the harmony of the place comes undone with the visitor's attraction to someone.
Style: gloomy, emotional, serious, realistic
Plot: pregnancy, infidelity, dishonesty, crumbling marriage, couples, family relations, family problems, love affair, couple relations, lovers reunited, destructive relationship, love triangle ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: europe, italy, africa, florence italy, venice ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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