Movies like The Lonely Lady

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The Lonely Lady (1983)
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The Lonely Lady (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A young screenwriter allows others to exploit her in the hopes of "making it" in Hollywood.
Style: sexual, rough, sexy, serious, realistic
Plot: hollywood, betrayal, showbiz, writers, screenwriter, misfit, life is a bitch, love and romance, mental illness, ambition, artists and showbiz, couples, filmmaking, lifestyle, rise to the top, downfall, crumbling marriage, lesbian, rape, agent, party, wedding, female nudity, sex scene, actor ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, california

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Most similar movies to The Lonely Lady

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, captivating and sexy films with plots about artists and showbiz, hollywood, showbiz, couples, lifestyle, filmmaking and actor's life mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like The Lonely Lady: Strangers Kiss (1983), Dangerous Game (1993), An American in Hollywood (2014), I'm Losing You (1998), Black Limousine (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Strangers Kiss (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: To help his actress girlfriend regain her confidence a Hollywood bigshot bankrolls a small budget film being made by a first-time producer and director pair. Despite the hand-to-mouth way it has to be made the film starts to come good, as does the ...
Style: talky, serious, realistic, touching, sentimental ...
Plot: hollywood, filmmaking, couples, realism, artists and showbiz, gangsters, actor's life, love and romance, underdog, fall in love, showbiz, love triangle ...
Time: 80s, 50s
Place: usa, california
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95%
Dangerous Game (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A New York film director, working on his latest movie in Los Angeles, begins to reflect the actions in his movie and real life, especially when he begins an affair with the lead actress.
Style: psychological, rough, art house, melancholic, realistic ...
Plot: filmmaking, obsession, addiction, lifestyle, redemption, downfall, life is a bitch, human nature, showbiz, husband wife relationship, drugs, divorce ...
Time: 90s, 70s
Place: israel, los angeles, middle east, usa, california ...
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94%
Hollywood Wives: The New Generation (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A Hollywood star (Fawcett), fed up with her husband's cheating, hires a private investigator to tail him. Emotional support is offered by her two friends - a soul singer (Givens) and a famous director's wife (Gilbert)
Style: realistic, semi serious, sexy, sexual
Plot: hollywood, private detective, aging, womanizer, best friends, showbiz, couple relations, celebrity culture, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, celebrity, kidnapping ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Ivans xtc. (To Live and Die in Hollywood) (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Update on Leo Tolstoy's "The Death of Ivan Ilyich," set in contemporary Hollywood.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, captivating
Plot: hollywood, death, introspection, uncover truth, rise and fall, ambition, life is a bitch, human nature, drug abuse, showbiz, self destructing, skinny dipping ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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An American in Hollywood (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A talented young filmmaker from New York sets off to Los Angeles in pursuit of the Hollywood dream, only to discover through his relationship with a beautiful feisty young actress, that Hollywood is not all that it seems.
Style: realistic, semi serious, sincere, captivating, humorous
Plot: ambition, follow your dream, fall in love, hopes, love and romance, showbiz, buddies, filmmaking, friends, hollywood, artists and showbiz
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california, new york, los angeles
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67%
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I'm Losing You (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A wealthy businessman Perry Krohn attempts to juggle the needs of his dedicated wife, demanding mistress and grown children while facing his own certain death from lung cancer.
Style: realistic, talky, serious, emotional, suspense ...
Plot: cancer, hollywood, family relations, aids, showbiz, terminal illness, infidelity, family problems, family life, dysfunctional family, family in crisis, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Black Limousine (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A ghost story set in the city of dreams (IMDb.com).
Style: realistic, serious, atmospheric, captivating, bleak ...
Plot: hollywood, artists and showbiz, introspection, down on your luck, addiction, downfall, depression, accidental death, love interest, surrealism, existentialism, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Last Call (2002)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Renowned writer F. Scott Fitzgerald is living the last months of his life with his youthful secretary, confidant, and protégé who later wrote a memoir of their time together.
Style: realistic, serious, clever, emotional, gloomy ...
Plot: prodigy, ambition, split personality, mental illness, terminal illness, family problems, love and romance, couples, lifestyle, crumbling marriage, life is a bitch, showbiz ...
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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The System Within (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Tony "Wise" Good, is an internationally famous model. He fought his way out of the inner city and rocketed straight to the top. He had it all... The career, the trophy wife, fame, fortune and all the luxuries that come with success. But ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: rise and fall, rise to the top, rivalry, ambition, lifestyle, betrayal, dishonesty, fashion model, husband wife relationship, contests and competitions, nightmare comes true, fashion ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Meat Loaf: To Hell and Back (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: "Meat Loaf" Aday is an overgrown Texas youngster, the son of a gentle woman dying of cancer and an alcoholic, abusive father. Tormented by his father and schoolmates over his size, he strikes out on his own after his mother's death, ...
Style: realistic, touching, sincere, captivating, semi serious
Plot: showbiz, ambition, rise to the top, desire for fame, love and romance, music band, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, life is a bitch, rising to stardom, musician's life, terminal illness ...
Time: 70s
Place: texas, usa, dallas texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Last Tycoon (1976)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: F.Scott Fitzgerald's novel is brought to life in this story of a movie producer slowly working himself to death.
Style: realistic, stylized, captivating, sentimental, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hollywood, filmmaking, romance, producer, ambition, introspection, obsession, film industry, fall in love, great depression, couples, unfulfillment ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 1920s, 70s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Kreutzer Sonata (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A film by Bernard Rose, based on the novel by Leo Tolstoy with music by Ludwig Van Beethoven. Edgar Hudson meets Abby, a concert pianist, at a dinner party. Abby is involved with someone else but that doesn't stop the two from acting upon their ...
Style: erotic, sexy, serious, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: sexual abuse, couple relations, obsession, family problems, couples, life is a bitch, crumbling marriage, strong sexual content, dysfunctional marriage, infidelity, nudity (full frontal - brief), unfulfillment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, beverly hills
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.2
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The Wager (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: An actor at the pinnacle of his Hollywood career finds himself buckling to temptation after he accepts the lead in a classic tale of good versus evil. Michael Steele has just been nominated for Best Actor at the Academy Awards. In the wake of that ...
Style: realistic, serious, christian film, thought provoking, gloomy ...
Plot: hollywood, actor's life, ambition, desire for fame, relationship vs career, introspection, human spirit, couples, artists and showbiz, society, hotshot hero, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
They Shoot Movies, Don't They? ...The Making of 'Mirage' (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: They Shoot Movies, Don't They? is a voyeuristic look at first time director Tom Paulson and the movie he wrote called Mirage. Frank Gallagher is the documentarian whose camera waits and watches as Paulson navigates through a jungle of ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, clever, captivating, humorous ...
Plot: ambition, lifestyle, filmmaking, addiction, showbiz, obsession, actor's life, hollywood, manipulation, couples, disorder, performer's life ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Carpetbaggers (1964)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 150 min.
Story: The Carpetbaggers is a 1964 American film starring George Peppard as a character based largely on Howard Hughes and Alan Ladd as a former western gunslinger turned actor with the pseudonym Nevada Smith, played the following year in a prequel ...
Style: stylized, clever, cynical, serious, realistic
Plot: filmmaking, friendship, showbiz, hollywood, megalomaniac, friends, uncontrollable, family problems, couples, workplace, artists and showbiz, crumbling marriage ...
Time: 1930s, 1920s, 20th century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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, family relations, filmmaking, hollywood, infidelity, mental breakdown, mental illness, couples, artists and showbiz, life is a bitch, downfall, dishonesty ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa, beverly hills, las vegas, los angeles, california
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47%
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Scarlet Diva (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young Italian actress embarks on a self-destructive spree of sex, drugs and other excess while doing some soul searching to find the path for redemption.
Style: realistic, serious, stylized, captivating, sexy ...
Plot: sexy woman, actor's life, drug abuse, tragic love, celebrity culture, showbiz, addiction, sexual relations, downfall, artists and showbiz, life is a bitch, filmmaking ...
Time: 90s
Place: rome italy, paris france, los angeles, asia, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 4.7
 313
Starstruck (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A screenwriter befriends a washed up teen idol.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, sitcom
Plot: hollywood, filmmaking, dull life, dark humor, friends, disorder, rise and fall, nothing goes right, crimes, actor's life, rise to the top, unfulfillment ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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A Woman, Her Men, and Her Futon (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Recently divorced, aspiring filmmaker Helen (Jennifer Rubin) enters into a love triangle fueled by sexual hunger and manipulation. But as she attempts to define herself and fulfill her wants and needs, she must choose between her independence and ...
Style: sexy, realistic, erotic, serious, sexual ...
Plot: sexuality, nudity (full frontal - brief), infidelity, human spirit, self discovery, strong sexual content, love affair, moral dilemma, love triangle, couples, breakup, filmmaking ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Last Producer (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An old-time mogul struggles to reenter the club where power and money make the rules.
Style: realistic, semi serious, witty, humorous
Plot: hollywood, showbiz, one last chance, filmmaking, dishonesty, aging, artists and showbiz, betrayal, film industry, father in law son in law relationship, film producer, movie studio ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Amazon Falls (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Amazon Falls tells the story of a faded B-movie actress JANA who refuses to let go of her dream of being a star. Famous for her roles in Amazon movies where she portrayed a variety of pre-Xena warrior-princesses, she desperately tries to keep her ...
Style: realistic, psychological, atmospheric, captivating, serious ...
Plot: hollywood, desire for fame, artists and showbiz, human nature, ambition, aging, actress, rivalry, society, showbiz, unfulfillment, downfall ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.0
 171
Stand-ins (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Six women who came to Hollywood with the dream of becoming famous find themselves working as stand-ins for the glamorous stars of the late 1930s. Gathering for a birthday celebration at their local watering hole, they introduce a new member to the ...
Style: serious, realistic, atmospheric, twists and turns, gloomy ...
Plot: hollywood, filmmaking, alcohol abuse, showbiz, couples, love and romance, actor's life, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, doppelganger, bigger dreams, drunkenness ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, year 1937, pre world war two
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.6
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Crashing (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: It sounds like a budding writer's dream: a bestselling first novel, a luxurious house in Malibu, and a trophy wife... But it all unravels when writer's block and a failed marriage send Richard McMurray (Campbell Scott, The Exorcism of ...
Style: realistic, psychological, sexy, captivating, emotional ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, writers, writer's block, love and romance, couples, infidelity, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, college, dull life, life turned upside down, overnight success ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, malibu california
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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The Pornographer (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A socially inept man's amateur porn film wins him a contract with a small-time pornography distribution company, where he faces a series of moral crises and is forced to face his own porn addiction.
Style: sexy, captivating, serious, realistic, psychological ...
Plot: prostitute, pole dancer, sexual abuse, couples, filmmaking, life is a bitch, actor's life, artists and showbiz, society, lifestyle, unemployment, small town ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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S.O.B. (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: A movie producer who made a huge flop tries to salvage his career by revamping his film as an erotic production, where its family-friendly star takes her top off.
Style: sexy, cynical, humorous, witty, clever ...
Plot: hollywood, filmmaking, satire, transvestism, film producer, film industry, catastrophe, disaster, office, anti conformity, showbiz, couples ...
Time: 80s, 1930s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Dancing in September (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A black female TV producer struggles in Hollywood.
Style: semi serious, humorous, witty, realistic
Plot: lifestyle, tv show, media satire, workplace romance, americana, friendship, unlikely couple, artists and showbiz, love and romance, ambition, hollywood, journalism ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
There Must Be a Pony (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Marguerite Sydney is a celebrated Hollywood star attempting a comeback after a stay in a mental hospital, as well as trying to re-establish a relationship with her teenage son, and risking a romance with a mysterious stranger.
Style: serious, realistic, touching, sentimental, stylized
Plot: hopes, misfit, mysterious character, starting over, mentally unstable, love and romance, artists and showbiz, hospital, teenage life, mental institution, homecoming, hollywood ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.5
 614
The Wild Party (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Loosely based on the Fatty Arbuckle scandal, an aging silent movie comic star tries for a comeback by staging a wild party that turns into a sexual free-for-all. The comic ends up killing his mistress and her latest boyfriend.
Style: stylized, sentimental, gloomy, serious, realistic
Plot: filmmaking, couples, mate swapping, estate, celebrity culture, infidelity, sexual relations, showbiz, hollywood, nightlife, alcohol abuse, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 1920s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.7
 2K
Sunset Strip (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A day in Hollywood, 1972, with young people looking for the 24 hours that will change their lives. Zach will open that night for a British rocker at Whisky a Go-Go; he lives in a canyon and plays impromptu duets with a mysterious guitarist he ...
Style: semi serious, captivating, humorous, sentimental, realistic ...
Plot: hollywood, musician, desire for fame, lifestyle, ambition, music band, rising to stardom, love triangle, celebrity culture, nightlife, artists and showbiz, actor's life ...
Time: 70s, year 1972
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.2
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Heat (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Former child star Joe Davis (Joe Dallesandro), reduced to living in a cheap Hollywood motel while struggling for acting jobs, is lusted after by nearly every woman he meets, including Jessica Todd (Andrea Feldman), a tightly wound feminist who has ...
Style: sexy, serious, realistic, rough, sexual ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hollywood, satire, showbiz, sexual relations, couples, unlikely couple, blind ambition, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, youth, actor's life, desire for fame ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%