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What If... (2012)
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What If... (2012)
Original name: Αν...
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 female German Shepherd called Lonesome. One night, after supper, Lonesome wants to be taken out. Demetris tries to change her mind but Lonesome insists Its at this moment that he comes to a decision. This decision will change his entire life. If Demetris goes out he will meet Christina, the love of his life. If he stays in, he will not meet her. Does true love exist? What is the impact of a severe economic crisis on people and how can the crisis destroy a couple? One story shown from two different angles.
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, contemplative
Plot: destiny, true love, love and romance, romance, couple relations, couples, fall in love, female nudity, society, political unrest, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, greek, sexual content, up and down relationship, thirtysomething life, nudity (full frontal - brief), male nudity, love, dog, sex scene, alternate reality, german shepherd, architect, serendipity, crisis ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: greece, europe, athens greece

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Love Likes Coincidences (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
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Duration: 118 min.
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Duration: 98 min.
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Milan (2004)
Genre: Romance, Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 131 min.
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Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 124 min.
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Brides (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Greece, USA, France
Duration: 128 min.
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Style: emotional, serious, realistic, sexy, sexual
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Duration: 111 min.
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Genre: Drama, Romance
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Duration: 128 min.
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Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Turkey
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A beautiful girl who has everything. Charming, playful, in her own words: 'too joyful to fall in love.' A sudden car crash, and her heart stops for a few minutes. When she wakes up, everyone assures 'every-thing's alright.' ...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, touching, sincere ...
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Place: turkey, greece
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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
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Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
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Style: serious, sentimental, touching, realistic, non-linear
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Only God Knows (2006)
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 ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, serious, humorous, atmospheric ...
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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, social differences, forbidden love, parents and children, love and romance, romance, fall in love, rich and poor, life is a bitch, family relations, couples, urban ghetto life ...
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Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Netherlands, Germany
Duration: 99 min.
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Duration: 113 min.
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Tangled 8 (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
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Romeo and Juliet (2014)
Genre: Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
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Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Argentina, Spain
Duration: 103 min.
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Partition (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK, Canada, South Africa, India, Pakistan
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Duration: 98 min.
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Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Estonia
Duration: 98 min.
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Cafe Setareh (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Iran
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Filmmaker Saman Moghadam details the struggles of three women living in an antiquated district of Tehran in this emotionally resonant drama. Fabria's husband has been morally corrupted, and now it's up to her to take charge of the small ...
Style: touching, sentimental, sincere, psychological, emotional ...
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Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 89 min.
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Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, disturbing, sentimental ...
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The Sea Is Watching (2002)
Genre: Romance, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Based on Akira Kurosawa's final unproduced script, this Edo-period drama takes place almost entirely inside an ocean-village brothel. O-Shin is a young brothel worker who one night helps a young samurai escape from his pursuers. Against the ...
Style: serious, sentimental, realistic, touching, captivating ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
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Lovers & Leavers (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Finland
Duration: 117 min.
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Hitched for the Holidays (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A couple of single adults agree to pose as each others significant other throughout the holidays to keep their meddling families from harassing them, only to find that their feelings for each other are real.
Style: realistic, captivating, emotional, touching, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
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Automatic (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Say It in Russian (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Jacqueline, a Paris society hostess (Faye Dunaway) introduces a fellow American, businessman Andrew Lamont (Steven Brand) to a beautiful young Russian girl, Daria Larina (Agata Gotova), while he is on vacation in Europe. She is the kind of woman who ...
Style: serious, touching, suspenseful, sincere, realistic
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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