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When Evening Falls on Bucharest or Metabolism (2013)
Original name: Când se lasa seara peste Bucuresti sau metabolism
Genre: Drama
Country: Romania, France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A director with two weeks left on his latest production fakes an ulcer to pursue a romance with his lead actress.
Style: thought provoking, serious, realistic, clever, sincere, cynical
Plot: postmodernism, filmmaking, under the surface, artists and showbiz, manipulations, sexual relations, dishonesty, female nudity, nude, contract, discussion, screenwriter, director, smoking, shower, eating, storytelling, restaurant, doctor
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: bucharest, romania

Most similar movies to When Evening Falls on Bucharest or Metabolism

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, sincere and thought provoking films with plots about dishonesty, couples, love and romance, artists and showbiz, unfulfillment, female nudity and family relations mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like When Evening Falls on Bucharest or Metabolism: The Sex Movie (2006), My Heart Beats (2009), AFR (2007), Closed Curtain (2013), Morgen (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 776
The Sex Movie (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Four friends spend an evening together after time apart. Differences in sex and sexuality reveal deep-rooted conflicts and long-hidden longings.
Style: sexual, serious, sincere, realistic, psychological
Plot: introspection, sexual relations, workplace situations, filmmaking, artists and showbiz, gender, couples, gays and lesbians, under the surface, love and romance, workplace, private vs public ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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95%
My Heart Beats (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A poor and lonely English professor, Juri(37), decides to become a porn actor using a mask to hide behind, after she watches an unusual porn, featuring an old and fat woman. And she visits Myungsook, a porn producer, despite their separation of 10 ...
Style: sincere, serious, realistic, sexual, captivating ...
Plot: introspection, sexual relations, filmmaking, thirtysomething life, life is a bitch, couples, virgin, university, professor, college, teacher, bare breasts ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, korea
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79%
 5.4
 453
AFR (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Danmarks statsminister Anders Fogh Rasmussen er blevet myrdet. Den hovedmistænkte er statsministerens homoseksuelle elsker Emil. I tiden efter mordet møder vi en lang række af verdens politikere og magtfulde mennesker, fra Kofi Annan til Pia ...
Style: serious, thought provoking, realistic, clever, disturbing ...
Plot: head of state, campaign, minister, deadly, state affairs, politics, gays and lesbians, assassination, artists and showbiz, life is a bitch, crimes, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 6.6
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Closed Curtain (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Iran
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A man, his dog, a young woman and a filmmaker in a house by the Caspian Sea. All three are wanted, but they are also in search of each other. Thus begins an absurd game in which reality and fiction merge.
Style: offbeat, serious, atmospheric, realistic, surreal ...
Plot: isolation, artists and showbiz, postmodernism, confined, disorder, writer's life, against the rules, on the run, filmmaking, dishonesty, confinement indoors
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: iran, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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 7.1
 908
Morgen (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Romania, France, Hungary
Duration: 100 min.
Story: NELU, a man in his forties, works as a security guard in the local supermarket in Salonta, a small town on the Romanian-Hungarian border. This is the place where many illegal emigrants try to cross, by any means posible, to Hungary and then further ...
Style: serious, sentimental, realistic, sincere
Plot: on the road, immigrants, unlikely partners, countryside, human spirit, self discovery, dull life, hopes, unfulfillment, family relations, farm
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: romania, hungary
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 6.5
 483
Poison Friends (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A group of college students are duped by a charming pathological liar.
Style: clever, serious, talky, realistic, biting ...
Plot: friendship, manipulations, student life, university, college, youth, power relations, betrayal, teachers and students, college life, friends, student ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 6.7
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Aurora (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Romania, France, Switzerland, Germany
Duration: 181 min.
Story: An apartment kitchen: a man and a woman discuss Little Red Riding Hood, their voices hushed, mindful of waking the little girl sleeping next room. Waste land on the city outskirts: behind a line of abandoned trailers, the man silently watches what ...
Style: serious, realistic, sincere, tense, bleak ...
Plot: murder, midlife crisis, life is a bitch, crime, new wave, unfulfillment, losing-it hero, parents and children, crimes, deadly, family relations, factory worker ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: romania, europe, bucharest
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 6.0
 423
Pater (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Vincent Lindon and Alain Cavalier drink together in bars while coming up with tall tales.
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: filmmaking, buddies, artists and showbiz, friends, business ethics, role playing, ethics, bakery, handshake, money, video camera, politics ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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 6.7
 941
The Jewel (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Amanzio Rastelli appointed several of his relations to managerial positions in his firm. They decided to think internationally and now business is heavily in debt. Luckily for the Rastellis, Bolta the accountant uses all the tricks of his art to ...
Style: clever, serious, realistic, thought provoking, tense
Plot: rise and fall, corporate crimes, dishonesty, unfulfillment, family business, ambition, legal, family relations, working the system, stock broker, bankruptcy, bribery ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 21st century, 90s
Place: europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 6.7
 350
In Real Life (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In his new film a young director puts his girlfriend through a love test. By doing so he risks his real life relationship with her.
Style: clever, semi serious, realistic, offbeat
Plot: couple relations, infidelity, love triangle, filmmaking, artists and showbiz, dishonesty, love and romance, couples, fall in love, director, letter, breasts ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Abuse of Weakness (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium, Germany
Duration: 105 min.
Story: After a brain hemorrhage, Maud, a filmmaker, wakes up one morning in a half-dead body that has left her hemiplegic and facing inevitable solitude. Bedridden but determined to pursue her latest film project, she discovers Vilko, a con man who ...
Style: serious, sincere, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: paralysis, cons and scams, suburbs, artists and showbiz, dishonesty, weakness, christmas tree, female protagonist, obsession, telephone, criminal, television ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: belgium, brussels
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 7.4
 7K
Child's Pose (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Romania
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Child's Pose is a contemporary drama focusing on the relationship between a mother and her 32-year-old son. After the accidental killing of a boy in a car crash, the mother tries to prevent her son being charged for the death, and she refuses ...
Style: serious, sincere, realistic, gloomy, biting
Plot: car accident, architect, realism, parents and children, estrangement, oedipus complex, family problems, family relations, family in crisis, life turned upside down, working the system, family feud ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: romania, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 7.0
 369
Freefall (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Freefall is the first drama to tackle the extraordinary financial crisis Britons are living through. Helmed by multiple BAFTA-winning director Dominic Savage, the film takes a startling and provocative look at the events that caused people's ...
Style: gloomy, serious, realistic, sincere, touching ...
Plot: blind ambition, downfall, manipulations, human nature, rich and poor, social decay, working class, life turned upside down, dishonesty, life is a bitch, society, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.1
 818
Man at Bath (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Omar and Emmanuel go to great lengths to prove they are not in love.
Style: serious, realistic, sexual, emotional, erotic ...
Plot: gays and lesbians, introspection, self discovery, sexual relations, breakup, artists and showbiz, gender, couples, couple relations, family problems, spouse leaving, male nudity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.9
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Fair Sex (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Would-be filmmaker Sophie left Africa for Canada as a child. After graduating, she films the daily doings as part of a summer job at a fair. When pointing the camera at herself, she reveals painful secrets from the past.
Style: thought provoking, serious, realistic, sincere, emotional ...
Plot: gender, strong sexual content, introspection, theme park, haunted by the past, fair, romance, filmmaking, life is a bitch, female nudity, carnival, documentary filmmaker ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.3
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Hold Back (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Paris, today. Dorcy, a young black Christian, wants to marry Sabrina, a young North African. It what would be a simple matter if it weren't for the fact that Sabrina has 40 brothers and that this easygoing wedding has crystallized a taboo ...
Style: serious, sincere, realistic, thought provoking, tense
Plot: immigrants, forbidden love, interracial relations, urban, siblings relations, family in crisis, society, family relations, human nature, impossible love, religions or cults, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.4
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Exhibition (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: An intimate examination of a contemporary artist couple, whose living and working patterns are threatened by the imminent sale of their home.
Style: atmospheric, serious, talky, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: couple relations, house, artist, under the surface, estrangement, couples, crumbling marriage, introspection, artists and showbiz, unfulfillment, family problems, cold relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.9
 3K
Love Sick (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Romania, France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Love. It just happens. No rules. It may look sick, but it's deep and it hurts. For everyone, Alex and Kiki are just good friends. They happen to be two girls experiencing another kind of love. For their family, Kiki and Sandu are sister and ...
Style: serious, realistic, sincere, touching, gloomy ...
Plot: incest, fall in love, university, romance, gays and lesbians, opposites attract, friendship, student life, gender, friends, love and romance, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: romania, campus, bucharest
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 5.2
 463
Charlie Says (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 140 min.
Story: The seemingly separate lives of a group of men intersect entwining the fates of each of them over the course of a week.
Style: serious, sincere, realistic, touching
Plot: infidelity, small town, love affair, dishonesty, couples, betrayal, survival, human nature, teachers and students, celebrity culture, cons and scams, small town life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.2
 405
Viola (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina, USA
Duration: 65 min.
Story: Several actresses get caught up in a web of romantic intrigue while performing in a production of Shakespeare's "Twelfth Night."
Style: clever, serious, realistic, witty, talky
Plot: actor's life, twentysomething life, lesbian relationship, theater, postmodernism, urban, actress, lesbian kiss
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: argentina, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.3
 188
Coalition (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Story: Political drama about the rise of Nick Clegg and the Liberal Democrats during the 2010 election. After the election failed to produce an outright winner, Clegg was catapulted into an unaccustomed position of influence and was the recipient of ...
Style: serious, clever, realistic, tense, captivating ...
Plot: politics, campaign, rise to the top, ambition, state affairs, political intrigue, rivalry, british, male protagonist, tunnel, parliament, cigarette ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2010
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.2
 75
Webdultery (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A couple in a failing marriage begin to cheat on each other using the power of the internet.
Style: serious, sexy, realistic, sincere, emotional ...
Plot: infidelity, crumbling marriage, couple relations, sexual relations, dishonesty, love and romance, unfulfillment, couples, yuppie, sexless marriage, extramarital affair, adultery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.2
 501
Eager Bodies (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Paul and Charlotte are in love. Charlotte discovers she has a grave malady and Paul supports her. But Paul is also attracted to Ninon, another girl. Charlotte accepts Paul to have an affair with her, and the three start a difficult and ambiguous ...
Style: sexual, serious, realistic, sincere, emotional ...
Plot: love and romance, unfulfillment, couples, tragic hero, betrayal, infidelity, love triangle, terminal illness, dishonesty, life is a bitch, threesome, sex in car ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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 3.6
 210
The Final Girl (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, France
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Three Parisian women discover that their lives are delicately interconnected to a mysterious fourth woman, who remains tantalizingly out of reach.
Style: stylized, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: sexual relations, riddles and clues, striptease, unsimulated sex, bondage, fingering, sex scene, casual sex, female masturbation, lesbianism, erotica, female full frontal nudity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.4
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Adrift (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Vietnam, France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Adrift begins with the wedding of Duyen and Hai. Duyen is a beautiful tourist guide and translator who marries Hai, a taxi driver who is two years her junior. Duyen thinks the marriage will make her happy but it turns out more difficult, especially ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic, gloomy, sexual ...
Plot: crumbling marriage, couple relations, forbidden love, urban, infidelity, sexual relations, love and romance, couples, self discovery, estrangement, dishonesty, society ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
My Little Princess (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Young Violetta and her mother Hannah are a peculiar couple. Ten-year-old Violetta lives a quiet life with her grandmother, while her mother Hannah is an unpredictable photographer who lives off of the generosity of others. When Hannah forces her ...
Style: serious, realistic, sincere, captivating
Plot: lifestyle, innocence lost, parents and children, urban, eccentric family, city life, fish out of water, odd couple, artists and showbiz, misfit, partners, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
All the Light in the Sky (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: An insomniac actress is facing the waning days of her career, when her niece pays a visit to her Malibu house.
Style: sincere, serious, realistic, atmospheric, mumblecore ...
Plot: midlife crisis, actor's life, introspection, self discovery, artists and showbiz, unfulfillment, family relations, female nudity, bare breasts
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.3
 565
In Harmony (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: After a serious accident on a film shoot, Marc, an equestrian, loses all hope to mount back on. His insurance company instructs Florence to handle his case. This film is the story of their meeting.
Style: sincere, serious, realistic, touching, emotional ...
Plot: love affair, romance, fall in love, love and romance, beach, love, lawyer, kiss, wheelchair, infidelity, strong female character, horse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.9
 108
A.L.F. (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: What happened, that 24th of December? This is what officer Chartier wants to find out. To understand, he will have to go back 48 hours earlier to Franck's Christmas eve. Franck is an insignificant drama-teacher by day, but also belongs to a ...
Style: serious, thought provoking, realistic, tense
Plot: fighting the system, idealism, dishonesty, rebellion, society, unlikely criminals, betrayal, police investigation, moral dilemma, animal life, crimes, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.0
 147
Nelly (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The four days following the death of a small town doctor, seen through the eyes of Nelly, his wife, a nurse.
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: village, sexual relations, village life, love and romance, couples, social relations, death
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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