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Maya (1993)
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Maya (1993)
Original name: माया मेमसाब
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: France, UK, India
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A frustrated housewife whose marriage to an average man does not meet her expectations enters into an affair with a younger man. Of course, there are no easy escapes from reality.
Plot: netflix, loneliness, police, investigation, female nudity, sex scene, suicide, male female relationship, doctor, infidelity, marriage, adultery, self destructing, breasts, mother daughter relationship, interrogation, victim, scandal, police investigation, melancholy, bored housewife, mother in law, mental disorder, marital problem, husband wife relationship ...

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, psychological, melancholic and realistic films with plots about husband wife relationship, infidelity, adultery, extramarital affair, female nudity, sex scene and male female relationship mostly in Drama, Romance and Mystery genres. Some movies like Maya: The Weather in the Streets (1983), Nasty Love (1995), Forever (1991), The Green Widow (1968), Sleepless Nights (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Weather in the Streets (1983)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Passion comes calling when a man suffering through an unhappy marriage in 1920s England runs into first love.
Plot: passion, fear, abortion, pregnancy, marriage, male female relationship, love, infidelity, first love, extramarital affair, unhappy marriage, adultery ...
Time: 1920s, post world war one
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.4
 497
Nasty Love (1995)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When her elderly mother dies - apparently happy but in curious circumstances - her daughter travels home to Naples for the funeral. Staying on, she tries to piece together her mother's recent life. In doing so she starts to confront childhood ...
Plot: female nudity, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, violence, jealousy, lie, obsession, bus, mother daughter relationship, father daughter relationship, funeral, flashback ...
Place: napoli italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
 5.5
 102
Forever (1991)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Italy, Brazil
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Marked by her father's strong presence, since he is a rich and powerful businessman, the beautiful Berenice investigates his love life, to feel closer to him. With her findings, their relationship becomes mixed with a strong sense of seduction.
Plot: father daughter incest, death of father, husband wife relationship, heart attack, memory, flashback, killed during sex, mother daughter relationship, adultery, infidelity, incestuous desire, murder ...
Place: sao paulo brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
The Green Widow (1968)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Finland
Duration: 76 min.
Story: A lonely young suburban housewife participates in a radio interview survey while simultaneously engaging in an extramarital affair.
Plot: loneliness, extramarital affair, hairdresser, infidelity, housewife, explorer, suburbs, swimming pool, sociology, homosexuality, dream, society ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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Sleepless Nights (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Egypt
Duration: 128 min.
Story: A strong controversial adult drama about troubles facing young married and non-married couples. The old friends are invited at Khaled's and Perry's daughter birthday. Moushira is married to Ali, Amr to Farah , and Sameh is having an affair ...
Plot: infidelity, adultery, husband wife relationship, marriage, psychotherapy, arab, drinking contest, drugs, sex, party, prostitute, alcohol
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 7.3
 19K
Lantana (2001)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Australia, Germany
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Plagued with grief over the murder of her daughter, Valerie Somers suspects that her husband John is cheating on her. When Valerie disappears, Detective Leon Zat attempts to solve the mystery of her absence. A complex web of love, sex and deceit ...
Style: emotional, psychological, suspenseful, serious, talky ...
Plot: infidelity, disappearance, jealousy, psychiatrist, divorce, mystery, human nature, dishonesty, unhappy, police investigation, love and romance, marriage crisis ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Madame Bovary (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, Belgium, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The classic story of Emma Bovary, the beautiful wife of a small-town doctor in 19th century France, who engages in extra marital affairs in an attempt to advance her social status.
Style: serious, captivating, emotional, psychological, gloomy ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: bored housewife, infidelity, period piece, village, love affair, adultery, tragic hero, romance, society, crumbling marriage, dull life, couples ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
The Delinquent Season (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Ireland
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Two couples appear to live in marital bliss until cracks begin to appear in both seemingly steady marriages. The film asks the question 'How well do any of us really know each other' and explores the ideas of love, lust, and family ...
Style: psychological, thought provoking, captivating, rough
Plot: infidelity, deception, marriage, husband wife relationship, love, middle class, friendship, lust, sex scene, extramarital affair, troubled marriage, marital problem ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: dublin ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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The World Is Full Of Married Men (1979)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: David Cooper works in advertising but spends more time on his love life despite the fact that he is married. When his wife Linda discovers his girlfriends, she decides to get revenge by having an affair.
Plot: divorce, husband wife relationship, secretary, infidelity, rock star, separation, party, director, exploitation, male female relationship, casting couch, photo session ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 2.7
 217
Hawas (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Raj Mittal and his wife Sapna reside in Dubai, where Raj works for a British firm. To make money, he works day and night, leaving Sapna alone. Sapna then embarks on an extramarital affair with a stranger, leading to emotional turmoil and eventually, ...
Plot: adultery, sex standing up, private detective, sex scene, bathtub, kiss, sex in a bathroom, woman in bathtub, husband wife relationship, cheating wife, sex, murder ...
Place: dubai
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
A Woman's Life (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Normandy, 1819. Jeanne is a young woman full of childish dreams and innocence when she returns home after finishing her schooling in a convent. She marries a local Viscount, Julien de Lamare, who soon reveals himself to be a miserly and unfaithful ...
Style: captivating
Plot: couples, adultery, infidelity, husband wife relationship, male female relationship, marital problem, unfulfilled love, family problems, dysfunctional marriage, love story, family life, love interest ...
Time: 19th century
Place: normandy
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.6
 640
Longing (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A melancholy 2006 German film about the life and love in the daily life of a man who’s trying to get the feeling of longing and nostalgia back into his marriage.
Style: suspenseful, melancholic, captivating, sentimental, tense ...
Plot: suicide, waitress, adultery, secret love, teenage crush, village life, male female relationship, convention, husband wife relationship, rescue, extramarital affair, party ...
Place: east germany, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.8
 403
Ardor (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 112 min.
Story: In revenge for her husband's infidelity, a young beautiful housewife, Mi-heun, starts an affair with an attractive young doctor, In-gyu. Despite her husband's efforts to regain her love and the disapproval by the conservative little town, ...
Style: suspenseful, touching, suspense, captivating
Plot: extramarital affair, forbidden love, domestic violence, divorce, male female relationship, infidelity, husband wife relationship, love, doctor, love story, crumbling marriage, adulterous husband ...
Place: seoul
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 7.1
 30K
Julieta (2016)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The film spans 30 years in Julieta’s life from a nostalgic 1985 where everything seems hopeful, to 2015 where her life appears to be beyond repair and she is on the verge of madness.
Style: emotional, melancholic, sentimental, thought provoking, art house ...
Plot: mother daughter relationship, guilt, loneliness, depression, mother daughter estrangement, secret, childhood, death, psychology, friendship, hospital, chance meeting ...
Time: 2010s, 90s, 80s, 1990s
Place: spain, galicia, madrid, portugal
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.3
 13K
Possession (2002)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Maud Bailey, a brilliant English academic, is researching the life and work of poet Christabel La Motte. Roland Michell is an American scholar in London to study Randolph Henry Ash, now best-known for a collection of poems dedicated to his wife. ...
Style: sentimental, realistic, serious, clever, stylized ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: romance, investigation, betrayal, uncover truth, fall in love, forbidden love, opposites attract, couples, life is a bitch, dishonesty, love affair, infidelity ...
Time: 18th century, victorian era, 19th century
Place: england, london, europe, yorkshire, english channel
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.7
 2K
Obsession (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Simone inherits a dilapidated farmhouse in France and makes her way there with her husband Eric and their two children. Her dream is to turn the house into a bed and breakfast but as the hectic pace of the rebuilding gets underway, she gets caught ...
Style: captivating, touching, melancholic, suspense
Plot: unfaithful wife, love triangle, blackmail, adultery, infidelity, cheating wife, husband wife conflict, husband wife relationship, home renovation, unwanted pregnancy, country house, extramarital affair ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Red Thread (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Argentina, Chile
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Seven years after their first infatuated encounter, Abril and Manuel meet again. Despite the fact that they are both married, it is soon apparent that their attraction has only grown.
Style: sexy, romantic, sincere, captivating, touching ...
Plot: unfaithful wife, infidelity, passion, husband wife relationship, love, love triangle, sex scene, extramarital affair, marriage, love and romance, romance, couples ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The School of Flesh (1998)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: France, Luxembourg, Belgium
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In Paris, Dominique, a middle-aged fashion professional, solicits the services of the handsome Quentin , a bisexual bartender and prostitute who is 15 years her junior. After they first sleep together, their business transaction becomes transformed ...
Style: erotic, serious, psychological, touching, enigmatic ...
Plot: obsession, infidelity, romance, love affair, fall in love, destructive relationship, fashion, sexual relations, lifestyle, prostitute, couples, society ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: france, paris france, morocco, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Madame Bovary (1991)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Bored with the limited and tedious nature of provincial life in 19th-century France, the fierce and sensual Emma Bovary finds herself in calamitous debt and purses scandalous sexual liaisons with absolute abandon. However, when her volatile ...
Style: realistic, melancholic, sexy, intense, gloomy ...
Plot: adultery, infidelity, family relations, village, maid, life is a bitch, tragic hero, village life, family life, destructive relationship, love affair, hopes ...
Time: 19th century, 1850s, 70s, 18th century
Place: normandy, france, europe, switzerland, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.3
 153
Sag mir nichts (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Lena is happily married. From the strange man in the S-Bahn but such a pull goes out that she gets involved in a spontaneous infidelity. The stranger, Martin, also thought that the marriage with his wife was completely safe. Nevertheless, what ...
Style: psychological, captivating
Plot: extramarital affair, cheating wife, adultery, infidelity, temptation, unsimulated sex, outdoor sex, family problems, family relations, relationships, cheating on husband, relationship problems ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Doctor Francoise Gailland (1976)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Dr. Françoise Gailland has a hectic schedule, which causes her to have little time to spend with her family, which consists of her husband Gérard, her pregnant teenager daughter Élisabeth, and her sullen son Julien. However, she does manage to ...
Plot: dysfunctional marriage, pregnant teenager, doctor, dysfunctional family, fear of death, cancer, extramarital affair, hospital visit, doctors, family relations, family reunited, pregnant daughter ...
Time: 70s
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Naples in Veils (2017)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 113 min.
Story: In a Naples suspended between magic and superstition, madness and rationality, a mystery envelops the existence of Adriana (Giovanna Mezzogiorno), overwhelmed by a sudden love and a violent crime.
Style: psychological, captivating, disturbing, suspense, touching ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: passionate sex, female nudity, sex scene, murder, adaptation, police investigation, disorder, love and romance, sexually frustrated woman, male nudity, danger, death ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s, year 2017
Place: italy, naples italy, napoli italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Summer in Portugal (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, Portugal
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Workaholic hotel architect effectively drifted apart from his family. He interrupts the latest, Moroocan project to spend a holiday with his wife Liane in Lisbon, but is delayed. Friendly local interior decorator João, a widower, enjoys hosting ...
Style: psychological, captivating
Plot: adultery, infidelity, love affair, cancer, relationship problems, seduction, male female relationship, romantic relationship, troubled marriage, forbidden love, love story, seductress ...
Place: portugal, lisbon portugal
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Impossibly Yours (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Mit seiner pedantischen und verklemmten Art trieb Leonhard (Tobias Moretti) einst seine Gattin Marlene (Barbara Auer) geradewegs in die Arme seines besten Freundes Jan (Ulrich Thomsen). Nur mit Mühe gelang es dem Trio danach, die gemeinsame ...
Plot: doctor, jealousy, vacation, sex, judge, adultery, female nudity, husband wife relationship, cheating wife, ex husband ex wife relationship, jumping from height, unfaithful wife ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 7.0
 13K
Mister Foe (2007)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Hallam's talent for spying on people reveals his darkest fears-and his most peculiar desires. Driven to expose the true cause of his mother's death, he instead finds himself searching the rooftops of the city for love.
Style: sentimental, enigmatic, talky, psychological, emotional ...
Audience: teens
Plot: older woman younger man sex, teenage life, parents and children, sexuality, coming of age, dealing with death, suicide, loneliness, sex with stepmother, death, eroticism, drowning ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 70s
Place: scotland, europe, glasgow scotland, edinburgh scotland, scottish highlands
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.0
 3K
Private (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Tinto Brass - The maestro of Italian erotica is back! Lies, subterfuge, betrayal and mischief. Fallo! is a collection of six stories based on the joys of sexuality and the eroticism of a new generation of women.
Style: captivating, psychological, anthology, erotic
Plot: wife swapping, erotica, unfaithful wife, swinger, cheating wife, sexual fantasy, extramarital affair, cuckolded husband, lust, cuckold, unsimulated sex, adultery ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.0
 331
About Love (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Beautiful Nina lives happily married, as she saw it, with intelligent Alexandr, professor of Sinology. But the debt for the mortgage begins to disturb the relationship of spouses. One day she meets Sergey, the head of the bank where her husband has ...
Style: sexy, emotional, captivating, realistic, disturbing ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: extramarital affair, cheating wife, infidelity, dishonesty, husband wife relationship, debt, adultery, marriage, forbidden love, love triangle, love interest, dysfunctional marriage ...
Time: contemporary
Place: saint petersburg, st. petersburg russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.7
 1K
Submission (2017)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A well-respected professor who is a celebrated novelist and loving husband loses himself when he becomes obsessed with an ambitious and talented student.
Style: enigmatic, psychological, suspense, twists and turns
Plot: teacher student relationship, college professor, infidelity, college student, manipulation, extramarital affair, husband wife relationship, adultery, older man younger woman relationship, sex scene, mystery, emotional manipulation ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 4.1
 930
The Stud (1978)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Fontaine Khaled is the wife of a wealthy but boring businessman. She spends his money on her nightclub, The Hobo, and partying. She hires a manager, Tony, to run her club, but it is understood that his job security is dependent on him satisfying her ...
Style: cult film
Plot: wife swapping, nymphomaniac, disco, cuckolded husband, exploitation, club, drugs, gigolo, party, swing, adultery, erotica ...
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
X: Past Is Present (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 105 min.
Story: X: Past is Present is a 2015 Indian collaborative feature film directed by a team of eleven filmmakers including Abhinav Shiv Tiwari, Anu Menon, Nalan Kumarasamy, Hemant Gaba, Pratim D. Gupta, Q, Raja Sen, Rajshree Ojha, Sandeep Mohan, Sudhish ...
Style: avant garde
Plot: female director, ex-lover, teenage boy, drugged drink, teenage girl, seduction, husband wife relationship, voyeur, sex scene, adultery, seductress, homosexual rape ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%