Movies like Only God Knows

If you like "Only God Knows" you are looking for semi serious, atmospheric and humorous movies about / with self discovery, impossible love, latin, couple relations, romance, destiny and love and romance themes of Drama, Mystery and Romance genre shot in Mexico or Brazil.
Find your next favorite and similar movies in two steps: 1. Identify all themes of interest from this film (block below). 2. Look for them in the presented list.
Only God Knows (2006)
 6.5
 827
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, atmospheric, humorous, serious, realistic, sexy, clever, sexual
Plot: self discovery, impossible love, latin, couple relations, romance, destiny, love and romance, fall in love, journalism, estrangement, looking for sex, religions or cults, love, male nudity, male female relationship, mysterious man, couples, love affair, society, nudity (full frontal - brief), sexual content, down on your luck, sex, female nudity, journalist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, brazil, latin america, san diego california

Movie in categories

Most similar movies to Only God Knows

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, semi serious, touching and humorous films with plots about couples, love and romance, 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), I Do...Knot (2009), Milan (2004), Manual of Love (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.9
 8K
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: serious, realistic, emotional, contemplative
Plot: destiny, love and romance, true love, romance, couple relations, couples, fall in love, female nudity, society, political unrest, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, greek ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 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: atmospheric, sexy, touching, captivating, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love affair, couple relations, couples, fall in love, culture clash, romance, friendship, city life, sexual relations, sexual content, love and romance
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: tbilisi, georgia (former ussr)
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 5.9
 657
I Do...Knot (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Mexico
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Sebastian is very lucky with women, going to parties and getting drunk every night. His mother asks him to change his way of life but he refuses to stop partying and meeting new women. One day, after one night of serious partying he wakes up with a ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, captivating, entertaining ...
Plot: romance, couples, couple relations, fall in love, womanizer, wedding, family relations, parents and children, singleness, lifestyle, love and romance, battle of the sexes
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 6.9
 180
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: serious, realistic, emotional, touching, sexy ...
Plot: fall in love, missing person, couples, infidelity, couple relations, dangerous attraction, love and romance, romance, society, overseas worker, naivete, female director
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, italy, the philippines, milan italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Movie in collections
Nine Chronicles for a Screaming Heart (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Brazil
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In a mosaic of human relationships and day-to-day situations, men and women of different ages feel a pressing need to reinvent themselves. As they cross each other's paths, they all are at a turning point in their lives.
Style: realistic, semi serious, touching, captivating, romantic ...
Plot: introspection, couple relations, starting over, hopes, couples, solitude, changing lives, romantic relationship, relationships, self discovery, love and romance, male female relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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: sentimental, humorous, semi serious, touching, sexy ...
Audience: date night
Plot: couples, love affair, fall in love, infidelity, romance, family life, family relations, couple relations, husband wife relationship, marital crisis, love, unfulfilled love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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: realistic, sentimental, semi serious, sincere, melancholic ...
Plot: couples, hopes, romance, introspection, looking for love, love affair, innocence lost, couple relations, male female relationship, male nudity, love, blind date ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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, serious ...
Plot: coming of age, romance, immigrants, society, youth, family relations, parents and children, teenager, post september 11 2001, love, sexual content, dealing with death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Movie in collections
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, humorous, feel good, realistic, talky
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, fall in love, couples, love and romance, couple relations, track down, romance, friendship between men
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: argentina, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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: realistic, touching, serious, sentimental, emotional ...
Plot: love, love and romance, romance, social differences, forbidden love, parents and children, life is a bitch, fall in love, rich and poor, family relations, couples, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: latin america, rio de janeiro, brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 4.7
 300
To Love (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Five stories blend with love, sex, the emptiness of being unloved, passion and desire: Carlos and Susana go to some uncle´s apartment to make love. Meanwhile, Benito, an 80-year-old, performs a serenade to his wife. His neighbor Adela is told that ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, sincere, captivating, erotic ...
Plot: looking for love, couple relations, love and romance, couples, romance, sexual relations, battle of the sexes, looking for sex, erotica, sex, female nudity, woman on top ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.1
 561
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: semi serious, sexy, psychological, sentimental, captivating ...
Plot: love and romance, society, religions or cults, couples, fall in love, unfulfillment, gender, school, parents and children, self discovery, gays and lesbians, introspection ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 1.8
 649
Julie and Jack (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In this love story with Hitchcockian overtones, a computer chip salesman meets the perfect girl (a brilliant software developer) -- and then she disappears. After Jack Livingstone (Justin Kunkle) finds Julie Romanov (Jenn Gotzon) through an Internet ...
Style: serious, realistic, psychological, captivating, underground film ...
Plot: couple relations, unlikely couple, love and romance, artificial intelligence, woman in danger, destructive relationship, infidelity, singleness, impossible love, love affair, fall in love, romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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: serious, sentimental, touching, realistic, non-linear
Audience: date night
Plot: couples, fall in love, love affair, sexual content, love and romance, lifestyle, couple relations, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, breakup, bittersweet, romance, unfulfillment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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: semi serious, feel good, realistic, touching, humorous
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: destiny, lovers reunited, fall in love, romance, love and romance, looking for love, hopes, college student, diary
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.9
 2K
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: fall in love, romance, destiny, love and romance, love affair, infidelity, opposites attract, couples, supermodel, extramarital affair, poetry, male female relationship ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, paris france, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 4.5
 558
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, captivating, emotional ...
Plot: looking for sex, sexual relations, couples, couple relations, friendship, male female relationship, nudity (full frontal - brief), infidelity, sex scene, self discovery, sexual content, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chicago illinois, illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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: sexy, touching, semi serious, humorous, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: couples, couple relations, love and romance, friendship, love affair, romance, culture clash, city life, sexual content, urban, profanity, bikini
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: rio de janeiro, brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Movie in collections
 6.1
 2K
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, sexy ...
Plot: breakup, couples, family problems, crumbling marriage, obsession, love and romance, downfall, couple relations, introspection, unfulfillment, mentally unstable, male female relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.8
 21K
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, sincere, melancholic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: couple relations, couples, romance, chef, cooking and food, bittersweet, breakup, love and romance, sexual content, estrangement, casual sex, free spirited ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: turkey, istanbul turkey
⇓ 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: realistic, serious, sincere, touching, sentimental
Plot: impossible love, love affair, hopes, romance, love and romance, immigrants, society, couples, couple relations, fall in love, introspection, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: cuba, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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, surreal, realistic, atmospheric, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: church, wedding, couples, love and romance, forbidden love, midlife crisis, introspection, filmmaking, artists and showbiz, romance, infidelity, unfulfilled love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, sicily, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.1
 156
Gaby Baby Doll (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Gaby cannot stay alone ; she's afraid of the dark ,of everything .When her boyfriend leaves her (he wants to have sex with her and she gets on his nerves,because she only needs a protector),she's completely on her own .She's afraid of ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good
Audience: date night
Plot: couples, couple relations, romance, fall in love, countryside, isolation, lone wolves, love and romance, confined, female director
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Movie in collections
 6.3
 688
Paradise (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Mexico
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Carmen and Alfredo live a happy, quiet life in the suburbs surrounded by friends and family. After Alfredo receives a promotion, the two move away to Mexico City where they immediately feel the social pressure of being overweight in a bustling ...
Style: humorous, sincere, touching, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: self discovery, culture clash, couples, society, crumbling marriage, physical appearance, couple relations, misfit, love and romance, discrimination, supportive spouse, relationship problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.7
 10K
Song One (2014)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Estranged from her family, Franny returns home when an accident leaves her brother comatose. Retracing his life as an aspiring musician, she tracks down his favorite musician, James Forester. Against the backdrop of Brooklyn’s music scene, Franny ...
Style: realistic, touching, emotional, serious, sentimental ...
Plot: wooing, fall in love, romance, coping, couple relations, homecoming, love and romance, self discovery, estrangement, sexual content, archaeologist, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 4.9
 787
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: serious, tense, atmospheric, realistic
Plot: self discovery, manipulation, mysterious character, couple relations, couples, dishonesty, romance, island, shower
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, europe, bulgaria
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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: sexy, realistic, humorous, semi serious
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love and romance, romance, couple relations, lifestyle, wedding preparations and rituals, couples, arranged marriage, social differences, infidelity, communication problem
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.5
 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, atmospheric, psychological, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: funeral, romance, estrangement, fall in love, introspection, parents and children, family relations, roommate, self discovery, couples, friendship, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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, humorous, light ...
Plot: romance, couple relations, couples, on the road, haunted by the past, lovers reunited, fall in love, journey, love affair, love and romance, old love
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, france, french riviera, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.0
 3K
Loving Leah (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A handsome Washington, D.C. doctor and a young New York woman fall in love at an unusual time...after they get married. Leah Lever is married to an Orthodox rabbi, Benjamin Lever, whose brother, Jake is a successful cardiologist and a non-practicing ...
Style: realistic, serious, emotional, captivating, touching
Audience: chick flick
Plot: marriage of convenience, cardiologist, romance, couples, death in the family, society, religions or cults, love and romance, fall in love, family tradition, family relations, jewish woman ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%