Movies like A Matter of Time

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A Matter of Time (1976)
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A Matter of Time (1976)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: During a press conference, international star Nina remembers simpler times, flashing back to her days as a maid in a run-down Italian hotel. As a young woman, Nina befriends Contessa Sanziani, an elderly woman who entertains Nina with memories of her vibrant, wealthy life with Count Sanziani. Inspired by her tales of success, young Nina fantasizes about her own adventures and seeks to find the same excitement in her life.
Style: touching, serious, realistic
Plot: mentor, countess, friendship, hotel, aging, romance, family relations, lifestyle, city life, social relations, artists and showbiz, rising to stardom, dog, teenager, lesbian, strong female lead, money, writers, depression, party, female nudity, journalist, death, nun, priest ...
Time: 1940s, post world war two, 40s
Place: rome italy, italy, europe

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Most similar movies to A Matter of Time

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out touching, serious, realistic and emotional films with plots about photograph, love and romance, family relations, husband wife relationship, couples, mother daughter relationship and telephone call mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like A Matter of Time: A Different Story (1978), Fanny (1961), Play It As It Lays (1972), A Fine Madness (1966), Moment by Moment (1978). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
A Different Story (1978)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A gay man and a lesbian enter into a marriage of convenience in order to prevent his deportation, and then gradually fall in love with one another.
Style: lgbt cinema, gay cinema
Plot: gay, gay man has sex with a woman, lesbian, heterosexuality, woman with a gun, male objectification, gay parent, gay husband, lgbt, coworker relationship, chauffeur, marriage ...
Place: california, los angeles
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Fanny (1961)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Almost 19-year-old Marius feels himself in a rut in Marseille, his life planned for him by his cafe'-owning father, and he longs for the sea. The night before he is to leave on a 5-year voyage, Fanny, a girl he grew up with, reveals that she is ...
Style: serious, realistic, sentimental, feel good, touching
Audience: date night
Plot: loneliness, journey, girl, love, young lovers, romance, love and romance, unfulfillment, couples, moral dilemma, fall in love, village ...
Time: 1930s
Place: marseille, france, europe, belgium
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Play It As It Lays (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A Hollywood actress undergoes a psychic breakdown and recalls the traumatic events which led to her stay at a sanitarium.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: mental institution, mental breakdown, mental illness, filmmaking, family relations, hollywood, infidelity, forced abortion, drug abuse, fame, alienation, lgbt ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa, los angeles, beverly hills, las vegas, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
A Fine Madness (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A womanizing poet falls into the hands of a psychiatrist with a straying wife.
Style: suspense, cynical, biting, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: psychiatrist, mental illness, poet, writers, estrangement, adultery, writer's block, power relations, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, prodigy, writer's life ...
Time: 60s
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Tell Me That You Love Me, Junie Moon (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Tell Me That You Love Me, Junie Moon is a 1970 film directed by Otto Preminger. The film is based on the book by Marjorie Kellogg. The film starred Liza Minnelli as the title character, a girl whose face is ...
Plot: disability, lgbt, eccentricity, dancing, nurse, roommate, flashback, hallucination, beer, baby, doctor, neighbor ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Moment by Moment (1978)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: It tells the story of a romance between a young drifter named Strip Harrison (John Travolta) and an older wealthy woman, Trish Rawlings (Lily Tomlin).
Style: sexy, realistic, serious, talky, sexual ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, age difference, stalking, infidelity, couples, beach, delusional woman, foot fetish, crumbling marriage, unsupportive spouse, romance, starting over ...
Time: 70s
Place: california, beverly hills, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Two Weeks in Another Town (1962)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A recovering alcoholic film director tries for a comeback in Rome.
Style: realistic, stylized, sincere, serious, retro
Plot: filmmaking, alcohol abuse, sanitarium, infidelity, drug addiction, ambition, street artist, heart attack, mentor protege relationship, missing person, airport, limousine ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: rome italy, usa, italy, europe, connecticut
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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New Life (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Benjamin Morton's life changed forever the day he met the little girl next door. Ava was and always would be the girl of his dreams. From the innocence of a childhood friendship, through adolescent attraction, their love strengthens and grows. ...
Style: romantic, captivating, sincere, rough, thought provoking ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: car accident, cancer, childhood friend, relationships, french girl, best friends in love, couples, friendship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, tragic event, love and romance, family relations ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Charlie St. Cloud (2010)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Accomplished sailor Charlie St. Cloud has the adoration of his mother Claire and his little brother Sam, as well as a college scholarship that will lead him far from his sleepy Pacific Northwest hometown. But his bright future is cut short when a ...
Style: touching, romantic, sentimental, emotional, melancholic ...
Audience: chick flick, teens, girls' night, date night
Plot: afterlife, love affair, love and romance, seeing dead people, ghost, unfulfillment, death of brother, couples, teenager, siblings relations, family problems, haunted by the past ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2005, year 2010
Place: california, usa, ireland, san francisco, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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The Lake House (2006)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A lonely doctor who once occupied an unusual lakeside home begins exchanging love letters with its former resident, a frustrated architect. They must try to unravel the mystery behind their extraordinary romance before it's too late.
Style: romantic, sentimental, sincere, sweet, touching ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: time travel, time, love and romance, romance, fall in love, impossible love, architect, pen pal, supernatural, couples, letter, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: contemporary, future, near future, 21st century
Place: chicago illinois, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Heart of Me (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Drama set in 1930s London with two sisters, Madeleine married to Rickie, and Dinah, who falls in love with him. Rickie and Dinah begin an affair which is to have repercussions throughout all their lives.
Style: sentimental, touching, emotional, serious, clever ...
Plot: love triangle, love affair, family relations, infidelity, betrayal, couples, sister sister relationship, pregnancy, fall in love, society, parents and children, haunted by the past ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s, 20th century
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Love at Second Sight (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: France, Belgium, South Korea
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Overnight, Raphael finds himself immersed in a world where he has never met Olivia, the woman of his life. How is he going to reconquer his wife, who has become a complete stranger?
Style: psychological, touching, humorous, surprise ending, urban fantasy
Plot: alternate reality, time travel, love, husband wife relationship, novelist, publisher, rivalry, romantic rivalry, identity, piano teacher, dream, friendship ...
Time: 2010s, year 2008, year 2009, 2000s
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Boy Who Could Fly (1986)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Milly and Louis, and their recently-widowed mom, Charlene, move to a new neighborhood. Once there, they all deal with a variety of personal problems, but Milly finds a friend in Eric, her autistic next door neighbor. Eric has a fascination with ...
Style: feel good, touching, tear jerker, poignant, humorous ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing
Plot: autism, teenager, friendship, coming of age, family, youth, psychologist, disability, bullying, chase, death, adaptation ...
Time: 80s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Age of Adaline (2015)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 112 min.
Story: After 29-year-old Adaline recovers from a nearly lethal accident, she inexplicably stops growing older. As the years stretch on and on, Adaline keeps her secret to herself until she meets a man who changes her life.
Style: romantic, touching, emotional, dramatic, serious ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night
Plot: immortality, love, romance, love story, immortal, life & death, loneliness, aging, love and romance, miraculous event, supernatural, supernatural romance ...
Time: future, 20th century, year 1952, year 1981, year 1937 ...
Place: san francisco, california, oregon, arizona, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
A Walk in the Spring Rain (1970)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A sophisticated, middle-aged grandmother, wed to a New York law professor, falls in love with a down-to-earth Tennessee farmer. Director Guy Green's bittersweet romance, released in 1970, stars Ingrid Bergman, Anthony Quinn, Fritz Weaver, ...
Style: serious, realistic, touching
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love, professor, sex crime, love triangle, family relations, infidelity, countryside, dysfunctional family, estrangement, dull life, couples, family problems ...
Time: 60s
Place: tennessee, virginia, new york
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The City of Your Final Destination (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: 28-year-old Kansas University doctoral student Omar Razaghi wins a grant to write a biography of Latin American writer Jules Gund. Omar must get through to three people who were close to Gund--his brother, widow, and younger mistress--so he can get ...
Style: realistic, emotional, serious, rough, tense ...
Plot: lifestyle, obsessive quest, writer's life, social relations, college graduate, latin, village, male female relationship, journey, university, teacher, flirting ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: uruguay, latin america, south america, madrid, venice ...
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38%
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Knight of Cups (2015)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Rick is a screenwriter living in Los Angeles. While successful in his career, his life feels empty. Haunted and confused, he finds temporary solace in the decadent Hollywood excess that defines his existence. Women provide a distraction to his daily ...
Style: art house, non-linear, emotional, stylized, talky ...
Plot: obsession, multiple storylines, celebrity, writers, love, temptation, romance, artists and showbiz, couples, looking for love, tarot card, desert ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, las vegas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Private Road (1971)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Receptionist Anne’s new relationship with nascent writer Peter is opening her eyes to a new lifestyle, one far removed from her comfortable middle-class background.
Plot: writers, summer, pregnancy, relationships, love, receptionist, breaking and entering, co worker co worker relationship, excavation, visit, retirement home, family relations ...
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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A Walk on the Moon (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The world of a young housewife is turned upside down when she has an affair with a free-spirited blouse salesman.
Style: sexy, touching, romantic, sincere, sentimental ...
Audience: chick flick, teens
Plot: cheating wife, infidelity, bittersweet, coming of age, hippie, summer vacation, nudity (full frontal - brief), erotica, family relations, love affair, oral sex, sex in car ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1969
Place: california, new york, usa, woodstock, new york state
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37%
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Mothers (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The four best friends are confident, smart, having fun, discussing men, relationships and sex. But they're also taking care of kids, or they just had kids, or they're pregnant. Sara has a nice ass, so she started taking pictures of it and ...
Plot: masturbation, mother, bossy wife, marriage proposal, failed expectations, picnic, hotel, passive aggressive behavior, lie, female writer, girl, estranged husband ...
Place: central europe, prague
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Star Maker (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 113 min.
Story: The adventures and deceptions of a photographer who travels through the small villages of Sicily pretending that he is working for the big film studios in Rome.
Style: uplifting, serious, sincere, sentimental, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: filmmaking, love and romance, romance, hidden identity, self discovery, disorder, hopes, cons and scams, countryside, village, small town, on the road ...
Time: 20th century, 50s
Place: italy, sicily, europe, madrid, palermo italy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Great Expectations (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Loosely based on the Charles Dickens' classic novel, "Great Expectations" is a sensual tale of a young man's unforgettable passage into manhood, and the three individuals who will undeniably change his life forever. Through the ...
Style: romantic, emotional, sexy, touching, melancholic ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: art, artist, childhood, destiny, romance, love, fall in love, social differences, stranger, inheritance, understanding, painting ...
Time: 20th century, 19th century, 80s, 18th century, 70s ...
Place: new york, usa, london, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Shopgirl (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Mirabelle is a disenchanted salesgirl and aspiring artist who sells gloves and accessories at a department store. She has two men in her life: wealthy divorcée Ray Porter and struggling musician Jeremy. Mirabelle falls in love with the glamorous ...
Style: touching, realistic, emotional, reflective, depressing ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: romance, depression, salesman, older man younger woman relationship, love story, love, honest, fall in love, dull life, twentysomething life, unfulfillment, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, seattle, beverly hills ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Goodbye Again (1961)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Stranded by her lover, a 40-ish interior decorator in Paris turns to a U.S. client's playboy son.
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, touching, sentimental ...
Audience: date night
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, age difference, womanizer, betrayal, infidelity, dysfunctional marriage, mature woman, open relationship, couples, family relations, psychopath, gender ...
Time: 60s
Place: paris france, europe, france, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Out Of My League (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Marta may be an orphan, and she may be affected by a lethal illness, yet she is the most positive person one can meet. She wants a boy to fall for her. Not any boy - the most handsome of them all. One day, she may have found her match.
Style: entertaining, romantic, captivating, humorous
Audience: teen drama
Plot: illness, repeated event, asthmatic, teenage girl, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, teenager, female protagonist, teenage love, love and romance, teenage life, fighting illness, teen romance ...
Place: turin italy
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34%
The Lonely Passion of Judith Hearne (1987)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A penniless middle-aged spinster scrapes by giving piano lessons in the Dublin of the 1950s. She makes a sad last bid for love with a fellow resident of her rundown boarding house, who imagines she has the money to bankroll the business he hopes to ...
Style: realistic, serious, emotional, sentimental, gloomy ...
Plot: hotel, boarding house, female nudity, spinster, piano, desperation, loneliness, psychopath, mental disorder, aging, betrayal, alcohol abuse ...
Time: 50s
Place: ireland, dublin ireland, europe, new york, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Way We Were (1973)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Two desperate people have a wonderful romance, but their political views and convictions drive them apart.
Style: sentimental, realistic, serious, captivating, intellectual ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night
Plot: mccarthyism, naval officer, romance, love and romance, couples, adultery, friendship, love story, jewish, politics, young lovers, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 50s, 1940s, 1930s, 70s, year 1944 ...
Place: usa, new york, california, malibu california, washington d.c. ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Walking and Talking (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA, Germany, Italy, France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Things have been tough lately for Amelia. Her best friend moved out of the apartment, her cat got cancer, and now her best friend, Laura, is getting married. She copes with things, from the help of Andrew, Frank, Laura, and a brief romance with Bill ...
Style: humorous, touching, realistic, clever, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: women, sex, friendship, female friendship, loneliness, life philosophy, romance, youth, bittersweet, obsession, psychologist, cat ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, new jersey, california, usa, pennsylvania
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33%
Women in Temptation (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 118 min.
Story: When a marriage counselor is abandoned by her husband for a younger woman, she sets out for new companionship.
Style: humorous, psychological, light, sex comedy, contemplative
Plot: older woman younger man sex, husband wife relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, female protagonist, love triangle, childhood trauma, female alcoholic, single woman, chase, midlife crisis, secret, strong female lead ...
Place: central europe, prague
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Rachel, Rachel (1968)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Rachel is a 35 year old school teacher who has no man in her life and lives with her mother. When a man from the big city returns and asks her out, she begins to have to make decisions about her life and where she wants it to go.
Style: sexy, realistic, serious, psychological, touching ...
Plot: lesbian, lesbian subtext, lesbianism, lesbian friend, family relations, school, midlife crisis, summer, feminist, women, time travel, sexual initiation ...
Time: 60s
Place: new england, usa, oregon, connecticut
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%