Movies like Only God Knows

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Only God Knows (2006)
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Only God Knows (2006)
Original name: Sólo Dios sabe
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Mexico, Brazil
Duration: 115 min.
Story: On a lark in Tijuana, a carefree Brazilian art student crosses paths with a brooding Mexican journalist, sparking a cascade of events across both Mexico and Brazil. As Dolores and Damián discover an intimate love and a mysterious spiritual heritage, they struggle with ever more costly choices.
Style: semi serious, humorous, atmospheric, serious, realistic, sexual, clever, sexy
Plot: couple relations, impossible love, self discovery, latin, romance, religions or cults, destiny, love and romance, journalism, fall in love, estrangement, looking for sex, love, male female relationship, male nudity, mysterious man, love affair, society, couples, down on your luck, sexual content, nudity (full frontal - brief), sex, female nudity, journalist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, brazil, latin america, san diego california

Most similar movies to Only God Knows

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, touching, semi serious and humorous films with plots about love and romance, couples, romance, couple relations, fall in love, love affair and sexual content mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like Only God Knows: What If... (2012), Tbilisi, I Love You (2014), Milan (2004), Manual of Love (2005), Don't Let Me Drown (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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What If... (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Greece
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Athens - Greece - The age of Economic crisis Demetris is a highly independent man who lives a normal life. A confirmed bachelor at the age of 33! When a moment arrives, his choice at that point in time will change everything. His roommate is a ...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, contemplative
Plot: destiny, love and romance, true love, couple relations, couples, romance, fall in love, female nudity, society, political unrest, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, greek ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: greece, europe, athens greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Tbilisi, I Love You (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Georgia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Following "Paris, Je t'aime" "New York,I Love You" and "Rio, Eu Te Amo" “Tbilisi, I Love You” has become the next film in the “Cities of Love” franchise.
Style: touching, sexy, captivating, atmospheric, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love affair, friendship, couple relations, romance, fall in love, culture clash, couples, city life, sexual relations, sexual content, love and romance
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: tbilisi, georgia (former ussr)
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 6.8
 169
Milan (2004)
Genre: Romance, Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Loving husband Lino is on a mission: His wife, who works as a domestic in Milan, is missing and he's determined to find her. To do so, he enters Italy illegally and takes cover as one of the hundreds of Filipino migrant workers wh make their ...
Style: emotional, touching, realistic, serious, sexy ...
Plot: missing person, fall in love, infidelity, dangerous attraction, couple relations, society, romance, couples, love and romance, female director, naivete
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, europe, the philippines, milan italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Manual of Love (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Four intertwined episodes on the joys and sorrows of love.
Style: semi serious, touching, humorous, sentimental, sexy ...
Audience: date night
Plot: couples, love affair, fall in love, family relations, infidelity, romance, couple relations, family life, husband wife relationship, marital crisis, love, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Don't Let Me Drown (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In a post-September 11th world overflowing with fear and hate, two Latino teens discover that sometimes the only thing that can keep them from drowning is love.
Style: realistic, sentimental, psychological, captivating, gloomy ...
Plot: coming of age, immigrants, romance, parents and children, family relations, youth, society, teenager, post september 11 2001, love, profanity, sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Mystery of Happiness (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Argentina, Brazil
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Life-long business partners Santiago and Eugenio understand each other without words, care for each other, and need each other. When Eugenio vanishes without a clue, Santiago and Laura, Eugenio’s wife, join forces to solve the mystery of his ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, talky, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: fall in love, love and romance, couples, love triangle, track down, romance, couple relations, male friendship, friendship between men
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: argentina, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Once Upon a Time in Rio (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Brazil
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Situated just above the awe-inspiring Ipanema beach in Rio is the Cantagalo slum. Every day, floods of Cantagalo residents make their way down the mountain, only to disappear into their surroundings as part of the invisible working-class that cleans ...
Style: touching, realistic, serious, emotional, sentimental ...
Plot: love, forbidden love, parents and children, social differences, romance, love and romance, couples, family relations, rich and poor, fall in love, life is a bitch, gun ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: latin america, brazil, rio de janeiro
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Lovers & Leavers (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Finland
Duration: 117 min.
Story: This movie is about Iiris Vaara. She turns 30 and meets young director Marko. All dreams come true but does Marko share her dreams?
Style: sentimental, realistic, semi serious, sincere, melancholic ...
Plot: romance, hopes, couples, introspection, looking for love, couple relations, love affair, innocence lost, male female relationship, blind date, crying man, insomnia ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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 4.2
 373
Sun Kissed (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Teddy, a young writer, ventures to an isolated desert house to complete his first novel, where he meets and seduces the mysterious caretaker, Leo. Layers of memory and hallucination unfold that intertwine the two men.
Style: psychological, atmospheric, surreal, realistic, serious ...
Plot: destructive relationship, tragic love, love affair, couple relations, master and servant, love and romance, mental illness, infidelity, obsession, wilderness, destiny, romance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.1
 505
The Seminarian (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The Seminarian is a story about Ryan, a closeted gay student in his final semester of seminary studies. Despite his school's hostile stance towards homosexuality, Ryan has two gay classmates - Gerald and Anthony - in whom he secretly confides. ...
Style: psychological, captivating, sentimental, contemplative, sexy ...
Plot: love and romance, society, religions or cults, couples, fall in love, school, parents and children, gender, unfulfillment, christianity, thesis, self discovery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Peter and Vandy (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Flashbacks and flash-forwards illustrate the rise and fall of a love affair between two New Yorkers.
Style: sentimental, touching, serious, realistic, non-linear
Audience: date night
Plot: couples, fall in love, love affair, lifestyle, love and romance, sexual content, couple relations, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, breakup, romance, unfulfillment, twentysomething life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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 ⇓
41%
 4.6
 447
Autoerotic (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Autoerotic follows four interconnected Chicago couples as they explore the boundaries of self-pleasure and sexual exploration. Through a unique blend of outrageous comedy and in-your-face sex, Autoerotic insightfully illuminates the private sexual ...
Style: sexy, mumblecore, psychological, emotional, captivating ...
Plot: looking for sex, sexual relations, couple relations, couples, friendship, sex scene, male female relationship, nudity (full frontal - brief), infidelity, video camera, self discovery, sexual content ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chicago illinois, illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Rio, I Love You (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Brazil, USA, France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The third episode of the Cities of Love franchise, Rio, I Love You is an anthology, created by 10 visionary directors from across the globe. The story line of each segment focuses on an encounter of love in a different neighborhood of the city, ...
Style: semi serious, touching, sexy, witty, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love and romance, couples, friendship, couple relations, love affair, romance, culture clash, city life, profanity, sexual content, urban, bikini
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: rio de janeiro, brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.0
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Fall (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: For Michael Shiver, life as an easy-going cab driver in New York suddenly changes when he picks up supermodel Sarah Easton and falls head over heels in love. But Sarah has more than just passion on her mind; she also has a husband and a glamorous ...
Style: sexy, semi serious, realistic, romantic, sentimental ...
Plot: romance, fall in love, destiny, love affair, infidelity, love and romance, opposites attract, couples, supermodel, extramarital affair, poetry, male female relationship ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, paris france, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.0
 2K
Fling (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An attractive young couple's open relationship is stretched to the breaking point when each partner finds themselves falling in love with other people.
Style: sexy, realistic, sincere, disturbing, offbeat ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love affair, human nature, fall in love, lifestyle, love and romance, young lovers, dishonesty, open relationship, seduction, sexuality, love triangle, seductress ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.2
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The Past (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Argentina, Brazil
Duration: 114 min.
Story: After 12 years, Sofía and Rímini decided to separate. While Rímini finds it easy to move on and start a new life, Sofía stays stuck in the past and constantly harasses him. She reappears again and again on Rímini's horizon to reconquer ...
Style: serious, realistic, touching, melancholic, gloomy ...
Plot: breakup, family problems, couples, obsession, crumbling marriage, love and romance, downfall, introspection, couple relations, mentally unstable, unfulfillment, male female relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Sorry if I Want to Marry You (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Second part of the film "Sorry if I love you". Alex (Raoul Bova) and Niki (Michela Quattrociocche) are more in love than ever. They have just returned from the lighthouse on the island Blu where they have lived unforgettable days. Niki ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, sexy
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love and romance, couple relations, romance, lifestyle, wedding preparations and rituals, couples, arranged marriage, social differences, communication problem, infidelity
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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The Wedding Director (2006)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Franco Elica is a film director casting a remake of a pious melodrama in Rome. He's melancholy, heading south for a break. On a beach, he meets a man who films weddings and is roped into helping film the wedding of the daughter of a severe and ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, atmospheric, surreal ...
Audience: date night
Plot: church, film within a film, true love, couples, love and romance, wedding, artists and showbiz, romance, filmmaking, forbidden love, midlife crisis, introspection ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, sicily, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.0
 739
The Island (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Bulgaria, Sweden
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In Paris, Sophie and Daneel make a solid couple. Nothing, it seems, can separate them - until the day when Sophie tells her partner she has organised a surprise trip to Bulgaria. Daneel refuses to go, but Sophie insists and soon discovers just why ...
Style: tense, atmospheric, realistic, serious
Plot: self discovery, mysterious character, romance, couple relations, dishonesty, couples, manipulation, island, manipulations
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, bulgaria, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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 ⇓
36%
 6.8
 19K
Alone (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Turkey
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Alper is in his mid 30s and a good chef at his own restaurant. He loves luxury and spends his life with one-night stands and paid love. One day, his life changes utterly as he walks into a second-hand shop where he first encounters Ada who is in her ...
Style: serious, realistic, sentimental, exciting, sincere ...
Audience: date night
Plot: couple relations, couples, romance, bittersweet, cooking and food, chef, breakup, love and romance, sexual content, estrangement, casual sex, free spirited ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: turkey, istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.6
 2K
Wake (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When things get tough for offbeat Carys Reitman, she does what any emotionally isolated, modern girl would do - she goes to strangers' funerals...
Style: humorous, captivating, psychological, atmospheric, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: funeral, estrangement, romance, introspection, fall in love, family relations, parents and children, roommate, self discovery, couples, society, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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For Lovers Only (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: FOR LOVERS ONLY is a story of a MAN and a WOMAN in love. After seeing each other for the first time in years while on separate work assignments in Paris, the LOVERS flee together and travel by train, car and motorcycle, as their love affair takes ...
Style: realistic, atmospheric, captivating, light, humorous ...
Plot: romance, couple relations, lovers reunited, couples, on the road, haunted by the past, journey, fall in love, love and romance, love affair, old love
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, france, french riviera, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.6
 1K
Love (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Taiwan, China
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Eight people try to end their loneliness by searching for that one person to love, who can make their life complete.
Style: realistic, touching, emotional, captivating, sentimental ...
Plot: romance, wooing, friends, fall in love, love affair, couple relations, couples, looking for love, urban, love and romance, taiwanese, loneliness
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: taiwan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.9
 876
Here (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Set against the gorgeous landscape of Armenia, Here chronicles a brief but intense relationship between an American satellite-mapping engineer (Foster) and an expatriate photographer (Azabal) who impulsively decide to travel across the remote ...
Style: captivating, realistic, sincere, tense, surreal ...
Plot: self discovery, satellite, on the road, love affair, wilderness, culture clash, society, journey, romance, adventure, performer's life, interracial relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: armenia, caucasus
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
This Thing with Sarah (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A free-spirited surf instructor volunteers herself as a strictly sexual - or so she thinks - rebound for a heartbroken, down and out writer.
Style: touching, humorous, realistic, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: romance, couples, down on your luck, writers, love, friendship, love and romance, surfing, beach
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.1
 963
Green Chair (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When an ordinary housewife is convicted for seducing a minor, reckless love leads to obsession and creeping doubt. Mun-hee (Seo Jung), a married woman in her thirties, has been arrested and convicted for having sex with an underage, Hyun. After ...
Style: erotic, sexy, serious, realistic, sexual
Plot: forbidden love, older woman younger man relationship, coming of age, destructive relationship, true love, love affair, romance, dishonesty, couples, couple relations, sexual relations, infidelity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Old Fashioned (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A romantic-drama, OLD FASHIONED centers on Clay Walsh, a former frat boy who gives up his carousing and now runs an antique shop in a small Midwestern college town. There, he has become notorious for his lofty and outdated theories on love and ...
Style: touching, humorous, realistic, sentimental, uplifting ...
Audience: date night
Plot: buddies, couple relations, couples, opposites attract, fall in love, friendship, romance, introspection, hopes, friends, haunted by the past, small town ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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: sentimental, touching, atmospheric, humorous, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: orphan, love and romance, love affair, self discovery, obsession, couples, hopes, romance, unlikely couple, parrot, waitress, bird ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%