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Haunted Summer (1988)
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Haunted Summer (1988)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Authors Lord Byron, Mary Shelley (née Godwin) and Percy Shelley get together for some philosophical discussions, but the situation soon deteriorates into mind games, drugs, and sex. It is a fictionalization of the summer that Lord Byron and the Shelleys, together with Lord Byron's ex-lover Claire Clairmont and his Doctor John Polidori, spent in the isolated Villa Diodati by Lake Geneva. It is there they devise a contest to adduce the best horror story to kill the dullness of summer. It is also there that one of the world's most famous books was given life—Mary Shelley's Frankenstein.
Style: sexy, gothic, serious, realistic, sexual, intellectual
Plot: mutant, romance, love and romance, life is a bitch, couples, gays and lesbians, manipulation, mind game, writer's life, mad scientist, drug abuse, artists and showbiz, love, sex, gay, pregnancy, love triangle, summer, wine, mistress, doctor, male nudity, bisexual, homosexual, poet ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: italy, europe

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Most similar movies to Haunted Summer

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, sexy and sexual films with plots about couples, love and romance, romance, love affair, love triangle, nudity (full frontal - brief) and couple relations mostly in Drama, Romance and Biography genres. Some movies like Haunted Summer: Lady Libertine (1984), Once Is Not Enough (1975), Yvonne's Perfume (1994), Where Am I Going? (1976), Oysters at Nam Kee's (2002). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Lady Libertine (1984)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, USA, Canada
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Charlie, a young aristocrat in turn of the century England, meets a boy named Frank on the road to Portsmouth. What Charlie doesn't realize is that Frank is actually Frances, who's donned a disguise to escape working at a brothel. Charlie ...
Style: sexual, sexy, realistic, erotic, serious
Plot: couples, society, hidden identity, love and romance, unlikely couple, romance, teaching the ways of the world, sexual relations, gender bending, sex scene, female nudity, erotica ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century
Place: europe, london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Once Is Not Enough (1975)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: An over-the-hill movie producer marries a wealthy, spiteful woman and closeted lesbian just to please his spoiled daughter who then, in an attempt to spite him, seduces both a wealthy playboy and a local screenwriter.
Style: sexy, serious, realistic, touching, sexual ...
Plot: family relations, couples, nudity (full frontal - brief), parents and children, obsession, singleness, hollywood, fall in love, love triangle, love affair, infidelity, sexual relations ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
Yvonne's Perfume (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: It is the summer of 1958 in wealthy Lake Geneva, where an enigmatic young Frenchman begins an affair with a beautiful starlet under the watchful eye of her flamboyant elderly mentor. But in a season full of secrets, is truth the most elusive passion ...
Style: serious, realistic, sexy, sentimental, emotional ...
Plot: love and romance, romance, lifestyle, gays and lesbians, couples, sexual content, nudity (full frontal - brief), love affair, couple relations, love triangle, hotel, homosexual ...
Time: 50s, 20th century
Place: switzerland, europe, algeria
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Where Am I Going? (1976)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Tullio Hermil is a chauvinist aristocrat who flaunts his mistress to his wife, but when he believes she has been unfaithful he becomes enamored of her again.
Style: stylized, sexual, gloomy, thought provoking, realistic ...
Plot: infidelity, pregnancy, love triangle, suicide, eroticism, aristocrat, unfulfillment, unlikely criminals, dishonesty, society, romance, love and romance ...
Time: 19th century, turn of the century, 1890s
Place: italy, rome italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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Oysters at Nam Kee's (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Netherlands, Germany
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Young Dutch dropout, Berry, falls in love with slightly older nightclub dancer and ex-nude model Thera and gives up his social live with his dodgy comrades and fine family to make a three-stop 'world tour' together. Suddenly Thera ODs ...
Style: serious, psychological, realistic, entertaining, erotic
Plot: love and romance, obsession, drug abuse, fall in love, life is a bitch, romance, unfulfilled love, dangerous attraction, couples, love, brother brother relationship, unlikely couple ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, holland, amsterdam
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
A Year Without Love (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Argentina
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A writer dying of AIDS searches for a cure and human interaction in the hospitals and sex clubs of Buenos Aires.
Style: serious, rough, sincere, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: gay, aids, fetishism, life is a bitch, dangerous attraction, writer's life, love and romance, terminal illness, sexual relations, coming out, s&m, disco ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: latin america, argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 6.1
 375
Prague Duet (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Czech Republic, Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Dr. Lauren is staying in Prague for a conference and falls in love with Czech writer Jiri Kolmar.
Style: sexy, realistic, serious, psychological, disturbing ...
Plot: fall in love, love affair, haunted by the past, world war two, sexual content, couples, inventions and discoveries, love and romance, dishonesty, betrayal, state affairs, womanizer ...
Place: europe, prague, czech republic
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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Wilde (1997)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Japan, Germany
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The story of Oscar Wilde, genius, poet, playwright and the First Modern Man. The self-realisation of his homosexuality caused Wilde enormous torment as he juggled marriage, fatherhood and responsibility with his obsessive love for Lord Alfred ...
Style: homoerotic, touching, sentimental, sincere, captivating ...
Plot: homosexuality, gay, gay lead character, obsession, gays and lesbians, hypocrisy, courtroom drama, male homosexuality, writer's life, prison, gay slur, gay relationship ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 90s
Place: england, europe, ireland, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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 5.5
 2K
Redwoods (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Both original and incredibly romantic, Redwoods tells the story of an already-partnered man whose love is tested when a mysterious drifter passes through his small Northern California town.
Style: realistic, touching, emotional, serious, sexy ...
Plot: gay, gay relationship, romance, couples, breakup, gays and lesbians, gay couple, love affair, lifestyle, love and romance, family problems, road not taken ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, northern california
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 5.9
 592
The Voyage (1974)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Adriana De Mauro loves Cesar Braggi, but Cesar, honoring his father's dying wish, allows his brother, Antonio, to marry Adriana. As fate wills, Antonio dies in an automobile accident. Adriana's mourning for Antonio ends when Cesar steps in ...
Style: serious, realistic, gloomy, emotional, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: tragic love, love and romance, life is a bitch, unfulfillment, romance, couple relations, unfulfilled love, terminal illness, siblings relations, couples, family relations, illness ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century
Place: sicily, italy, venice, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 6.5
 16K
Total Eclipse (1995)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France, Belgium
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Young, wild poet Arthur Rimbaud and his mentor Paul Verlaine engage in a fierce, forbidden romance while feeling the effects of a hellish artistic lifestyle.
Style: serious, sexy, sexual, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: poet, gay, lgbt, gay teenager, melancholy, writer's life, mentor, sodomy, gay sex, homoeroticism, older man younger man relationship, prodigy ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1870s
Place: paris france, europe, africa, france, holland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
A Perfect Stranger (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A television movie based on "A Perfect Stranger," Danielle Steel's novel about an attorney who falls in love with the young wife of a wealthy man who is dying.
Style: realistic, serious, sexy, sexual
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love triangle, love affair, infidelity, aging, romance, opposites attract, unfulfillment, crumbling marriage, love and romance, dishonesty, family problems, couples ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 5.4
 942
My Zinc Bed (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A recovering alcoholic becomes involved with his boss's wife, a former cocaine addict.
Style: serious, psychological, realistic, sexy, sexual
Plot: addiction, going straight, friendship, obsession, self discovery, dysfunctional family, love affair, alcohol abuse, manipulation, hopes, downfall, writer's life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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 2K
Ciao (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Two men meet and fall in love under the least joyous of circumstances in this low-key drama from writer and director Yen Tan.
Style: touching, serious, realistic, romantic, queer cinema
Plot: gays and lesbians, friendship, gay relationship, couples, friends, love and romance, coming out, gender, opposites attract, computers and web, gay, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: italy, europe, dallas texas, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 5.9
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First Love (1977)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Golden-haired college soccer player William Katt falls hard for campus beauty Susan Dey, despite the fact that she's the mistress of an older, married attorney.
Style: realistic, serious, sexy, sexual, touching
Plot: college, love triangle, couples, power relations, nudity (full frontal - brief), youth, starting over, hopes, romance, love and romance, coming of age, infidelity ...
Time: 50s
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 5.9
 620
A Man in Love (1987)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 125 min.
Story: An American film-star and an unknown British actress meet on set in Rome. She is angry when he refuses to speak to her journalist father, but later they have a passionate relationship.
Style: sexy, serious, realistic, clever, sexual ...
Plot: filmmaking, infidelity, nudity (full frontal - brief), adultery, sexual content, gays and lesbians, love and romance, dishonesty, artists and showbiz, romance, journalism, fall in love ...
Time: 80s
Place: rome italy, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.2
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Priest of Love (1981)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Mexico, Italy
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Following the banning and burning of his novel, "The Rainbow," D.H. Lawrence and his wife, Frieda, move to the United States, and then to Mexico. When Lawrence contracts tuberculosis, they return to England for a short time, then to Italy, ...
Style: talky, serious, realistic, touching, sentimental ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), couples, couple relations, love affair, society, against the rules, romance, rebellion, unfulfillment, rise and fall, love and romance, womanizer ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century
Place: mexico, italy, europe, england, new mexico ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
A Home at the End of the World (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Three friends form a bond over the year, Johnathan is gay, Clare is straight and Bobby is neither, instead he loves the people he loves. As their lives go on there is tension and tears which culminate in a strong yet fragile friendship between the ...
Style: touching, sincere, emotional, depressing, intense ...
Plot: lgbt, love triangle, aids, gay, self discovery, romance, hopes, gay relationship, loneliness, friendship, nudity (full frontal - brief), pregnancy ...
Time: 80s, 60s, 20th century, 70s, year 1967
Place: ohio, new york, usa, phoenix arizona, woodstock ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Red Is the Color of (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The tense marriage between two painters is shaken and stirred when the husband's provocative free-spirited nude model ignites his wife's sexual and spiritual awakening. In a three way game of subtle seduction, each of the three confront ...
Style: realistic, serious, art house, captivating, sexy ...
Plot: marriage, love triangle, self discovery, destructive relationship, life turned upside down, romance, love and romance, midlife crisis, couple relations, couples, seduction, sexual relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Portrait of a Lady (1996)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 144 min.
Story: Ms. Isabel Archer isn't afraid to challenge societal norms. Impressed by her free spirit, her kindhearted cousin writes her into his fatally ill father's will. Suddenly rich and independent, Isabelle ventures into the world, along the way ...
Style: psychological, atmospheric, serious, intellectual, talky ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: manipulation, friendship, couple relations, romance, fall in love, infidelity, money, family relations, unhappy marriage, impossible love, male female relationship, art ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1870s, 18th century
Place: europe, england, sicily, london, florence ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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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: realistic, surreal, psychological, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: desert, destructive relationship, love and romance, master and servant, love affair, tragic love, couple relations, romance, gays and lesbians, couples, destiny, wilderness ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Alexander the Last (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: An ensemble drama about a married actress, her sister and their myriad sexual and creative temptations.
Style: serious, touching, sincere, realistic, sexy ...
Audience: date night
Plot: family problems, love and romance, human nature, love triangle, couples, family relations, artists and showbiz, crumbling marriage, actor's life, lifestyle, siblings relations, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Swann in Love (1984)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, West Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Swann (Jeremy Irons), an eligible bachelor in the best circles of fin-de-siècle Paris, has also some more vulgar but rich friends, the Verdurins. Through them he meets Odette (Ornella Muti), a courtesan, with whom he falls hopelessly in love. She ...
Style: sexual, gloomy, sexy, realistic, serious ...
Plot: prostitute, obsession, jealousy, duchess, courtesan, couples, power relations, unfulfillment, romance, gays and lesbians, dishonesty, society ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: paris france, europe, france, italy, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Until September (1984)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: American tour guide Mo Alexander misses her tour group, and then her flight out of Paris. Stuck in the city of romance, Mo runs into the very suave -- and very married -- Xavier, who attempts to seduce Mo while his family is out of town. His charms ...
Style: sexy, realistic, serious, sexual, sentimental
Plot: romance, fall in love, love affair, lovers reunited, love triangle, extramarital affair, nudity (full frontal - brief), battles, couples, airplane, bittersweet, hotel ...
Time: 80s
Place: paris france, europe, france, missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Golden Bowl (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, France, UK
Duration: 130 min.
Story: An intricately plotted tale of thwarted love and betrayal, "The Golden Bowl" tells the story of an extravagantly rich American widower and his sheltered daughter, both of whom marry only to discover that their respective mates, a beautiful ...
Style: suspense, serious, stylized, realistic, biting ...
Plot: love triangle, infidelity, love affair, fall in love, family problems, couples, romance, dishonesty, society, parents and children, crumbling marriage, adultery ...
Time: 20th century, edwardian era, 19th century
Place: italy, england, europe, london, rome italy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.9
 11K
Jude (1996)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 123 min.
Story: In late 19th-century England, Jude aspires to be an academic, but is hobbled by his blue-collar background. Instead, he works as a stonemason and is trapped in an unloving marriage to a farmer's daughter named Arabella. But when his wife leaves ...
Style: bleak, sexy, emotional, serious, realistic ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), forbidden love, teacher, victorian england, romance, destiny, injustice, couples, family relations, failed attempt, family problems, social differences ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1890s, 1880s
Place: england, europe, britain, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.6
 1K
Circuit (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: John is an ex-cop who leaves small-town life and provincial attitudes behind for a new existence in West Hollywood. As he seeks an open, accepting gay life, John is introduced to the fast-paced Circuit Party scene, featuring beautiful people and a ...
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, sincere, sexy ...
Plot: gay, drug abuse, prostitute, coming out, addiction, gay relationship, fish out of water, lifestyle, love and romance, couples, haunted by the past, sexual relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, illinois, california, usa, palm springs california
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Race You to the Bottom (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Nathan and Maggie are in the throes of a passionate affair. They're young, good-looking, and both have boyfriends. When Nathan is assigned to write a travel article on romantic hot-spots in Napa Valley, these unconventional lovers test the ...
Style: realistic, sincere, serious, touching, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: infidelity, love triangle, love affair, self discovery, on the road, destructive relationship, couples, lifestyle, young lovers, romance, youth, journalism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, los angeles, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 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: infidelity, love triangle, gay love, coming out, gay relationship, family problems, romance, couples, crumbling marriage, love affair, gay sex, homosexual ...
Time: 90s
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Claire of the Moon (1992)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Claire of the Moon is set in the 1990s in the Pacific Northwest. Claire Jabrowski, a famous heterosexual author, decides to attend a retreat for all-female writers. Claire's rommate at the retreat is Dr. Noel Benedict, author of a book called ...
Style: sexy, sexual, realistic, serious, talky ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: lesbian, lesbian sex, gays and lesbians, lesbian relationship, coming out, love triangle, fall in love, infidelity, twentysomething life, couple relations, love affair, friendship ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%