Movies like Devil's Mistress

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Devil's Mistress (2016)
Devil's Mistress (2016)
Original name: Lída Baarová
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A film about the black-and-white era actress Lída Baarová and her doomed love affair.
Style: captivating, touching, suspense, disturbing, based on true events
Plot: nazism, world war two, love triangle, ambition, mistress, intrigue, actress, husband wife relationship, selfishness, filmmaking, infection, czech german relations, wartime life, sex, prison, dancing, chess, nazi, train, forest, escape, hitler, jewish, german, party ...
Time: 1940s, year 1937, year 1945, 2000s, year 1946, 1930s, year 1936 ...
Place: germany, berlin germany, austria, switzerland, czech republic, prague, czechoslovakia ...

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, realistic, serious and emotional films with plots about husband wife relationship, dancing, politics, dog, family relations, death and betrayal mostly in Drama, Biography and History genres. Some movies like Devil's Mistress: Zahradnictv?: Rodinn? p??tel (2017), Milada (2017), Red Joan (2018), The Other Boleyn Girl (2008), A Prominent Patient (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Zahradnictv?: Rodinn? p??tel (2017)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Czech Republic, Poland, Slovakia
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Melodrama set in Czech Republic during the Germain occupation.
Style: melancholic, romantic, sentimental, suspenseful, captivating
Plot: world war two, husband wife relationship, secret, love triangle, russian, typhus, bossy woman, friendship, doctor, death, friendship between men, conspiracy ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s, 20th century, year 1939, year 1944 ...
Place: europe, central europe, czechoslovakia, czech republic
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Milada (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Czech Republic, USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: The story of communist show-trial victim Milada Horáková. Horáková was one of the first victims of the communist regime in Czechoslovakia. She opposed the communist coup in 1948 but did not leave the country. She was arrested and tried for ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, captivating, tense, touching
Plot: lawyer, european history, politics, husband wife relationship, strong female character, prisoner, jail, court, mother daughter relationship, female protagonist, judge, courtroom ...
Time: 20th century, 50s
Place: prague, central europe
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Red Joan (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The story of Joan Stanley, who was exposed as the KGB's longest-serving British spy.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, factual, realistic, intense ...
Plot: female spy, atomic bomb, world war two, woman, interrogation, propaganda, suffering, oppression, british secret service, older man younger woman relationship, spy, spanish civil war ...
Time: year 1945, 20th century, 1930s, 1940s, 2000s ...
Place: hiroshima japan, canada, russia, ussr, montreal
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The Other Boleyn Girl (2008)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A sumptuous and sensual tale of intrigue, romance and betrayal set against the backdrop of a defining moment in European history: two beautiful sisters, Anne and Mary Boleyn, driven by their family's blind ambition, compete for the love of the ...
Style: sexy, romantic, stylized, sexual, atmospheric ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: royal court, love triangle, royal family, king, queen, intrigue, siblings relations, marriage, seduction, betrayal, aristocracy, medieval ...
Time: 16th century, 19th century, 18th century
Place: england, rome italy, london, france, europe
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A Prominent Patient (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia, Germany
Duration: 114 min.
Story: It is 1939. Flamboyant Czech diplomat Jan Masaryk has fled to America to escape his recent past. Germany has invaded Czechoslovakia and Masaryk is now a man with no nation. In America he tries to forget the personal and political betrayal he and his ...
Style: stylized, disturbing, serious, captivating
Plot: diplomat, czech history, diplomacy, politician, psychiatrist, nazi germany, european history, life is a bitch, politics, betrayal, post war, death of father ...
Time: pre world war two, year 1939, 1930s, year 1937, year 1938
Place: prague, central europe
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A United Kingdom (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Czech Republic, UK, France, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: The inspiring true story of Seretse Khama, the King of Bechuanaland (modern Botswana), and Ruth Williams, the London office worker he married in 1948 in the face of fierce opposition from their families and the British and South African governments. ...
Style: disturbing, captivating, sincere, thought provoking, inspirational
Plot: interracial marriage, forbidden love, racism, interracial romance, royal family, politics, king, marriage, freedom, husband wife relationship, promise, tradition ...
Time: 1940s, year 1947, 50s
Place: africa, england, south africa, london, britain
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Colette (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK, USA, Hungary
Duration: 111 min.
Story: French novelist, Colette, overcomes an abusive marriage to emerge as a leading writer in her country and a candidate for the Nobel Prize in Literature.
Style: captivating, inspirational, intellectual, lyrical, social ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: lesbian relationship, female protagonist, novelist, bisexuality, female writer, writers, lesbian, infidelity, lesbian sex, woman, open marriage, nobel prize ...
Time: 19th century, year 1900, victorian era, 1890s, 20th century
Place: paris france, algeria, louisiana, france, marseille
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The Josephine Baker Story (1991)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Biography of the African-American who became a major performer in the Paris cabarets of the 1920's and 1930's. The film follows her life beginning as a struggling performer in 1917 St. Louis, her frustrations leading to her move to France, ...
Style: uplifting, captivating, realistic, emotional, feminist film ...
Plot: vaudeville, performer, showbiz, cabaret, lifestyle, rising to stardom, racism, follow your dream, ambition, artists and showbiz, human spirit, society ...
Time: 1930s, victorian era, 1920s, 1910s, 50s ...
Place: france, paris france, missouri, europe, usa ...
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Operation Silver A (2007)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 149 min.
Story: Based on actual events. Late 1941, Group Silver A are dropped into occupied Czechoslovakia on an SOE mission to set up a Radio communications centre for the resistance, and contact a German Army officer whom is forwarding information to the British.
Style: sentimental, compassionate, disturbing, suspense, suspenseful
Plot: conspiracy, world war two, agent, german occupation, fight, police officer, friendship, husband wife relationship, chase, secret, humiliation, father son relationship ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, year 1941, year 1942
Place: czechoslovakia, central europe, prague
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Havel (2020)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 104 min.
Story: It's the summer of '68 and the young Czech playwright Vaclav Havel is enjoying the heady atmosphere of new- found freedom as the iron grip of Soviet repression gradually loosens throughout Central Europe. In Havel's Prague, politics ...
Style: non-linear, realistic, captivating, serious
Plot: czech history, playwright, lifestyle change, political activist, jail, rivals, friendship between men, fight, husband wife relationship, politics, political activism, extramarital affair ...
Time: 80s, 70s, year 1989, year 1968, year 1976 ...
Place: central europe, prague
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Mad Love (2001)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Spain, Italy, Portugal, France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The love story who transformed Juana I de Castilla, Queen of Spain, into Juana "The mad". The tragic fate of a Queen madly in love to an unfaithful husband, Felipe el Hermoso, Archduke of Austria.
Style: sexy, melancholic, stylized, captivating, serious ...
Plot: betrayal, obsession, royal family, infidelity, intrigue, love and romance, politics, tragic hero, dishonesty, state affairs, rivalry, society ...
Time: 1920s, middle ages, 15th century, 16th century, 18th century
Place: spain, brazil, argentina, italy, england ...
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Anthropoid (2016)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, History, Romance, Thriller, War
Country: Czech Republic, UK, USA, France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: In December 1941, Czech soldier Jozef Gabčík and Jan Kubiš parachute into their occupied homeland to assassinate Nazi officer Reinhard Heydrich
Style: factual, clever, realistic, emotional, intense ...
Plot: nazi, world war two, conspiracy, nazi occupation, assassination, third reich, betrayal, torture, fascist, ss, friendship between men, gestapo ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s, year 1938, year 1942
Place: prague, germany, central europe, england, israel ...
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Downfall (2004)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Germany, Austria, Italy
Duration: 156 min.
Story: In April of 1945, Germany stands at the brink of defeat with the Russian Army closing in from the east and the Allied Expeditionary Force attacking from the west. In Berlin, capital of the Third Reich, Adolf Hitler proclaims that Germany will still ...
Style: psychological, bleak, disturbing, harsh, intense ...
Plot: world war two, hitler, suicide, war, nazi, nazism, third reich, holocaust, national socialism, ss, loyalty, downfall ...
Time: 1940s, year 1945, 20th century, year 1942
Place: germany, berlin germany, europe, poland, prague ...
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Charlatan (2020)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Czech Republic, Poland, Ireland, Slovakia
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The breathtaking story of a man gifted with exceptional abilities set against the background of the events of the totalitarian fifties.
Style: non-linear, tense, suspenseful, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: gay, closeted homosexual, healer, closeted gay, gay sex, gay lead character, lgbt, gay relationship, arrested, diagnosis, politics, czech village ...
Time: 50s, year 1942, year 1935
Place: central europe, prague
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Mahler on the Couch (2010)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, Austria
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Alma Mahler's affair with the young architect Walter Gropius sets in motion a marital drama that forces her husband Gustav Mahler to seek advice from Sigmund Freud.
Style: realistic, captivating, psychological, serious, feminist film
Plot: psychoanalysis, infidelity, musician, love triangle, couple relations, love affair, artists and showbiz, love and romance, couples, doctors and patients, prodigy, crumbling marriage ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s
Place: germany, europe, amsterdam, holland, vienna
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A Royal Affair (2012)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Denmark, Sweden, Czech Republic, Germany
Duration: 137 min.
Story: A young queen falls in love with her physician, and they start a revolution that changes their nation forever.
Style: realistic, stylized, sexy, atmospheric, factual ...
Audience: date night, pre-teens
Plot: love affair, love triangle, royal family, aristocracy, queen, adultery, king, royal court, tragic love, infidelity, politics, coup d'etat ...
Time: 18th century, 1770s, georgian era, victorian era, year 1968 ...
Place: denmark, europe, england, copenhagen, berlin germany ...
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The Counterfeiters (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, War
Country: Austria, Germany
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The story Jewish counterfeiter, Salomon Sorowitsch, coerced into assisting the Nazi operation of the Sachsenhausen concentration camp during World War II.
Style: harsh, tense, brutal, bleak, serious ...
Plot: holocaust, nazi, concentration camp, world war two, counterfeit money, jewish, war, survival, german, forgery, counterfeiter, prison ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 1930s, post world war two, year 1945 ...
Place: europe, poland, germany, berlin germany, canada ...
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Reds (1981)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 195 min.
Story: A radical American journalist becomes involved with the Communist revolution in Russia and hopes to bring its spirit and idealism to the United States.
Style: epic, sentimental, serious, captivating, tense ...
Plot: politics, russian revolution, communism, love triangle, journalism, romance, world war one, adaptation, american abroad, idealism, political unrest, revolution ...
Time: 1920s, 1910s, year 1917, 20th century, year 1918 ...
Place: russia, st. petersburg russia, california, new york, usa ...
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Colette (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Slovakia, Czech Republic
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Arnost Lustig was one of the world's most renowned literary authors of our times. Lustig's novel 'A girl from Antwerp' upon which our film Colette is based, draws on the author's personal Nazi Concentration Camp experience ...
Style: psychological, captivating, touching, tense
Plot: holocaust, concentration camp, auschwitz, world war two, prisoner, doctor, sex scene, execution, love and romance, couples, society, male nudity ...
Time: 1940s
Place: central europe, prague, canada
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Beloved Sisters (2014)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: Germany, Austria, Switzerland
Duration: 138 min.
Story: A love triangle forms between post-Enlightenment writer Friedrich Schiller and two sisters -- one who became his wife, and the other, his biographer.
Style: romantic, emotional, realistic, touching, serious ...
Plot: love triangle, writers, sisters, family relations, fall in love, family life, love affair, romance, male nudity, novelist, love and romance, sister sister relationship ...
Time: 18th century, 1780s, 1790s
Place: germany, swiss alps, switzerland
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Cantinflas (2014)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Mexico
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Mike Todd is a Broadway producer struggling to produce the film. Around the World in 80 Days. In Mexico, Mario Moreno, a young entertainer is struggling to get some respect, and he manages to become a star. A twist of faith makes them partners. ...
Style: sentimental, captivating, realistic, serious, cult film
Plot: filmmaking, hollywood, rise to the top, actor's life, showbiz, ambition, rising to stardom, artists and showbiz, fame, husband wife relationship, celebrity, film history ...
Time: year 1931, year 1941, year 1957, year 1945, year 1966 ...
Place: usa, mexico city, mexico, los angeles
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The Duchess (2008)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK, Italy, France, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A chronicle of the life of 18th century aristocrat Georgiana, Duchess of Devonshire, who was reviled for her extravagant political and personal life.
Style: sexy, dramatic, emotional, romantic, stylized ...
Audience: chick flick, teens, girls' night
Plot: love triangle, love affair, aristocracy, duchess, infidelity, adultery, high society, marriage, destiny, romance, duke, marital rape ...
Time: 18th century, georgian era, 19th century, 1780s, victorian era ...
Place: england, london, europe
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Bride of the Wind (2001)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: UK, Germany, Austria
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A biopic of Alma Mahler, the wife of composer Gustav Mahler (as well as Walter Gropius and Franz Werfel), and the mistress of Oskar Kokoschka.
Style: atmospheric, realistic, serious, captivating
Plot: fall in love, family relations, infidelity, prodigy, opposites attract, lifestyle, ambition, love affair, couples, romance, remarry, obsession ...
Time: 20th century, 19th century, 1890s, turn of the century
Place: austria, new york, vienna, europe
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Hitchcock (2012)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Hitchcock follows the relationship between director Alfred Hitchcock and his wife Alma Reville during the making of his most famous film "Psycho" - and the trials and tribulations the director faced from Hollywood censors.
Style: suspense, tricky, suspenseful, psychological, twists and turns ...
Plot: hollywood, obsession, director, showbiz, filmmaking, husband wife relationship, manipulation, secrets, investigation, talented, love and romance, couple relations ...
Time: year 1959, 1940s, year 1944, 50s, 60s ...
Place: usa, california, los angeles
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Viceroy's House (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK, India, Sweden
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In 1947, Lord Mountbatten assumes the post of last Viceroy, charged with handing India back to its people, living upstairs at the house which was the home of British rulers, whilst 500 Hindu, Muslim and Sikh servants lived downstairs.
Style: sincere, factual, disturbing, captivating, touching ...
Plot: british raj, palace, colonialism, servant, democracy, economics, promise, governor, school, celebration, politics, independence ...
Time: 1940s, year 1947, year 1945, year 1933
Place: delhi, pakistan, india, new delhi, london
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The Divine Emma (1979)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Czechoslovakia's submission for the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film in 1981
Plot: mirror, hunting, locket, smuggling, fiancee, informant, police officer, train conductor, corpse, national identity, dog, singer ...
Time: year 1917, 1910s, year 1915, year 1914, year 1916
Place: prague, central europe, america
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Introducing Dorothy Dandridge (1999)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: An acclaimed stage performer, Dorothy still struggled with the challenge of her color, in a time that wouldn't let some stars in by the front door. Yet against the odds she beat out many more famous rivals for the role of "Carmen ...
Style: realistic, serious, thought provoking, captivating, sentimental ...
Plot: racism, hollywood, women, sexual abuse, rape, black american, american south, tragedy, interracial love, white male black female relationship, racial prejudice, movie star ...
Time: 50s, 60s, 20th century, 1940s
Place: usa, manhattan new york city, miami beach, los angeles, miami ...
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Schindler's List (1993)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 195 min.
Story: The true story of how businessman Oskar Schindler saved over a thousand Jewish lives from the Nazis while they worked as slaves in his factory during World War II.
Style: emotional, touching, realistic, serious, heartbreaking ...
Plot: world war two, holocaust, genocide, war, nazi, concentration camp, jewish, against humanity, survival, wartime, accountant, anti semitism ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 1930s, 90s
Place: poland, germany, vatican, europe, central europe ...
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Never Look Away (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance, Thriller, War
Country: Germany, Italy
Duration: 189 min.
Story: Inspired by real events and spanning three eras of German history, film tells the story of Kurt, a young art student who falls in love with fellow student, Ellie. Ellie’s father, Professor Seeband, a famous doctor, is dismayed at his daughter’s ...
Style: suspense, exciting, captivating, sincere, epic ...
Plot: painter, nazism, art gallery, artist, abortion, father daughter relationship, forced abortion, sex scene, pregnancy, love, art, world war two ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 1930s, year 1937, year 1966 ...
Place: east germany, west berlin west germany, berlin germany, germany, west germany ...
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Reaching for the Moon (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Brazil
Duration: 118 min.
Story: In 1951 New York poet Elizabeth Bishop travels to Rio de Janeiro to visit Mary, a college friend. The shy Elizabeth is overwhelmed by Brazilian sensuality. She is the antithesis to Mary’s dashing partner, architect Lota de Macedo Soares. Although ...
Style: touching, serious, realistic, captivating, queer cinema
Plot: lesbian, lesbian couple, writer's life, love and romance, love, lgbt, american abroad, couples, couple relations, love triangle, lgbtq, poet ...
Time: 60s, 50s, 20th century, year 1951
Place: rio de janeiro, brazil, latin america, new york
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