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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: 70 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, serious, realistic, surreal, experimental, non-linear
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), morgue, rat, propaganda, pantyhose, corpse, exterminator, female corpse, communist propaganda, pubic hair, dead woman in morgue, strong sexual content, dark humor, couple relations, love triangle, graphic violence, infidelity, couples, dishonesty, tragic hero, female nudity, brain, communism, egg, surrealism ...
Time: 60s

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, humorous and semi serious films with plots about couples, love and romance, infidelity, female nudity, romance, dishonesty and nudity (full frontal - brief) 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), The Tiger and the Pussycat (1967). 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, cynical, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: love triangle, hypnosis, factory, drinking, drinking alcohol, furnace, marketplace, circus, machinery, love, engineer, wooing ...
Time: 60s
Place: serbia, former yugoslavia, belgrade
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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, psychological, stylized, contemplative, talky ...
Audience: date night
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), romance, love and romance, infidelity, love affair, temptation, society, dishonesty, couple relations, human nature, daydreamer, couples ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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, realistic, touching, humorous, semi serious
Plot: strong sexual content, female nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), sexual relations, love and romance, bar, couples, couple relations, village life, social differences, love triangle, infidelity ...
Time: 1920s, 20s, 20th century
Place: brazil, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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: emotional, psychological, sincere, serious, realistic ...
Plot: love triangle, fall in love, crumbling marriage, dishonesty, family relations, family problems, couples, couple relations, infidelity, extramarital affair, parents and children, wife husband relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: france, europe, marseille
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Tiger and the Pussycat (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Comedy-drama about a middle-aged Italian businessman Vittorio Gassman who is married to Eleanor Parker and is innocently introduced one day to a schoolgirl with pigtails named Carolina. Years later, that young schoolgirl has become a vivacious ...
Style: serious, realistic, sentimental
Audience: date night
Plot: infidelity, human nature, midlife crisis, parents and children, golden years, unfulfillment, fall in love, love affair, lovers reunited, self discovery, dysfunctional family, love triangle ...
Time: 60s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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: sentimental, touching, thought provoking, serious, realistic ...
Plot: coming of age, terminal illness, pimp, hypnosis, romance, life is a bitch, political unrest, fall in love, teenage life, culture clash, hopes, society ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century
Place: sarajevo, former yugoslavia, europe, bosnia herzegovina
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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, touching, captivating ...
Plot: family relations, love triangle, romance, couples, dealing with death, love and romance, dishonesty, eccentric family, family gatherings, infidelity, couple relations, mother son relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, provence, mediterranean sea
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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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: sexy, humorous, surreal, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: immigrants, nudity (full frontal - brief), family relations, mental illness, housewife, gypsy, dildo, dark humor, self discovery, love affair, introspection, couple relations ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 70s
Place: stockholm sweden, former yugoslavia, sweden, europe, balkan ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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 ...
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Time: 70s
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35%
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: sentimental, emotional, realistic, serious
Audience: date night
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Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: german democratic republic, europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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, sexy, sexual
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Time: 20th century, year 1951, 60s, 50s, year 1963 ...
Place: hungary, canada, montreal, montreal quebec canada, budapest ...
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, West Germany
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⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Duration: 101 min.
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Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, neo noir, surprise ending
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Country: Italy, Soviet Union
Duration: 118 min.
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Style: touching, emotional, serious, realistic, surprise ending
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Style: humorous, realistic, touching, semi serious
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⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 119 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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WR: Mysteries of the Organism (1971)
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Country: Yugoslavia, West Germany
Duration: 84 min.
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Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: former yugoslavia, yugoslavia, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 109 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Country: France
Duration: 94 min.
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Place: paris france, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Genre: Drama, Romance
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Duration: 80 min.
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Style: realistic, serious, psychological, atmospheric, sentimental ...
Plot: infidelity, love triangle, love affair, extramarital affair, romance, bittersweet, unfulfillment, love and romance, crumbling marriage, dishonesty, couples, family problems ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Duration: 101 min.
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Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, sentimental
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⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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: sincere, gloomy, psychological, thought provoking, contemplative ...
Plot: dishonesty, crumbling marriage, love and romance, romance, breakup, dark humor, couples, family problems, unfulfillment, infidelity, midlife crisis, love triangle ...
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Country: Italy, France
Duration: 107 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: gloomy, atmospheric, psychological, contemplative, serious ...
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28%
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The Falling (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
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Cages (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Belgium, France
Duration: 86 min.
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Adam & Eva (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Sweden
Duration: 100 min.
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Style: witty, sentimental, gloomy, clever, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
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Place: europe, sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Climates (2006)
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Country: Turkey, France
Duration: 98 min.
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Style: psychological, serious, realistic, contemplative, gloomy
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