Movies like The Devil's Mistress

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The Devil's Mistress (2016)
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The 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, love triangle, ambition, mistress, intrigue, actress, husband wife relationship, selfishness, filmmaking, sex, prison, dancing, world war two, party, nazi, car, jewish, millionaire, forest, german, death, hitler, sex scene, chess, suicide ...
Time: year 1945, 2000s, year 1946, year 1938, 1940s, 1930s, year 1936 ...
Place: germany, berlin germany, switzerland, austria, czech republic, prague, central europe ...

Most similar movies to The Devil's Mistress

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, captivating and dramatic films with plots about husband wife relationship, dancing, family relations, betrayal, dancer, dog and doctor mostly in Drama, Biography and Romance genres. Some movies like The Devil's Mistress: Zahradnictv?: Rodinn? p??tel (2017), The Other Boleyn Girl (2008), A Prominent Patient (2016), A United Kingdom (2016), Colette (2018). 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.
Plot: christmas eve, confession, fainting, cigarette smoking, missing person, riding a bicycle, friendship between men, undressing, female protagonist, crying man, christmas, kiss on the forehead ...
Time: year 1944, year 1939, year 1945, 1930s, 1940s
Place: central europe, czech republic, czechoslovakia
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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, stylized, sexual, realistic, captivating ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: queen, king, royal court, siblings relations, royal family, seduction, love triangle, intrigue, jealousy, family relations, betrayal, ambition ...
Time: 16th century, 19th century, 18th century
Place: england, europe, france, london, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
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: disturbing, stylized, captivating, serious
Plot: politician, diplomat, politics, diplomacy, czech history, nazi germany, european history, psychiatrist, life is a bitch, abroad, international relations, czech german relations ...
Time: year 1939, 1930s, pre world war two, year 1937, year 1938
Place: prague czechoslovakia, prague czech republic, prague, central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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, thought provoking, sincere, captivating
Plot: interracial marriage, king, forbidden love, husband wife relationship, royal family, freedom, politics, racism, equality, justice, reporter, democracy ...
Time: 1940s, 1950s, year 1947, 50s
Place: africa, south africa, britain, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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Colette (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK, USA, France, Hungary, Netherlands
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: intellectual, based on true events, inspirational, lyrical, captivating
Plot: female protagonist, female writer, novelist, lesbian relationship, bisexuality, ghost writer, nobel prize, exploitation, lesbian sex, husband wife relationship, money, infidelity ...
Time: 19th century, 1900s, 1890s, 20th century
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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, serious
Plot: showbiz, vaudeville, cabaret, performer, racism, rising to stardom, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, ambition, follow your dream, human spirit, infidelity ...
Time: 1930s, 1910s, 1920s, 30s, 20s ...
Place: france, paris france, missouri, usa, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 6.6
 4K
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: captivating, sexy, serious, melancholic, gothic ...
Plot: betrayal, love and romance, intrigue, politics, infidelity, obsession, tragic hero, royal family, isolation, dishonesty, state affairs, rivalry ...
Time: 1500s, 1920s, 18th century
Place: spain, austria, europe, flanders, portugal ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 8.2
 323K
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: bleak, disturbing, psychological, thought provoking, serious ...
Plot: hitler, nazism, third reich, war, world war two, suicide, desperation, confined, war crime, paranoia, national socialism, traitor ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, year 1942, year 1945
Place: germany, europe, berlin germany, frankfurt germany, munich germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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 7.2
 42K
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: emotional, realistic, clever, factual, intense ...
Plot: assassination, third reich, nazi, betrayal, suspicion, friendship between men, conspiracy, repression, world war two, murderer, ss, female protagonist ...
Time: 1940s, year 1938, year 1942
Place: prague, germany, prague czech republic, central europe, czechoslovakia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 7.5
 43K
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: stylized, realistic, captivating, factual, atmospheric ...
Audience: date night
Plot: queen, royal family, king, love affair, love triangle, royal court, aristocracy, tragic love, high society, coup d'etat, period piece, marriage ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s, 1770s, year 1968, 1920s
Place: europe, denmark, england, germany, copenhagen ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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: captivating, realistic, psychological, serious
Plot: infidelity, love triangle, couple relations, love affair, artists and showbiz, love and romance, couples, psychoanalysis, doctors and patients, crumbling marriage, unfulfillment, prodigy ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 1900s
Place: germany, europe, amsterdam, holland, vienna
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 6.5
 4K
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: captivating, realistic, sentimental, serious
Plot: filmmaking, hollywood, rising to stardom, rise to the top, ambition, actor's life, showbiz, artists and showbiz, fame, husband wife relationship, celebrity, film history ...
Time: 50s, 30s, 40s, 1930s, 1940s ...
Place: usa, mexico, mexico city, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 6.9
 77K
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: dramatic, emotional, sexy, stylized, touching ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: aristocracy, love affair, infidelity, love triangle, high society, adultery, marriage, romance, marital rape, marital infidelity, duchess, mistress ...
Time: 18th century, 1780s, georgian era, 1770s, 19th century ...
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 6.1
 864
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: based on true events
Plot: female protagonist, trial, chambermaid, death sentence, maid, female lawyer, czech history, woman, woman wearing glasses, arrested, courtroom, sister sister relationship ...
Time: 1950s, 20th century, 50s
Place: central europe, prague, prague czechoslovakia
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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: tense, serious, disturbing, suspenseful, harsh ...
Plot: holocaust, concentration camp, forgery, world war two, counterfeit money, survival, anti semitism, jewish, german, war crime, nazi, nazi germany ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 1930s, 30s, 40s ...
Place: europe, germany, berlin germany, zurich switzerland, vienna ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 6.1
 456
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: captivating, psychological, touching, tense
Plot: holocaust, auschwitz, world war two, prisoner, concentration camp, execution, sex scene, doctor, love and romance, danger, couples, society ...
Time: 1940s
Place: prague, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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, disturbing, factual, touching, captivating ...
Plot: independence, democracy, palace, servant, ceremony, economics, promise, school, governor, politics, celebration, colonialism ...
Time: 1940s, year 1947, year 1945
Place: delhi, india, london, pakistan
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 7.3
 20K
Reds (1981)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: USA
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: captivating, tense, serious, sentimental, atmospheric ...
Plot: russian revolution, world war one, love triangle, journalism, politics, romance, political unrest, rebelliousness, writer's life, couple relations, love affair, infidelity ...
Time: 1910s, 1920s, 20s, 20th century, year 1917
Place: russia, new york, usa, france, washington d.c. ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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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.
Plot: restaurant, conspiracy, husband wife relationship, fired from the job, punched in the face, secret, radio, humiliation, chase, map, foot chase, doctor ...
Time: year 1941, 1940s, year 1942
Place: central europe, prague czechoslovakia, prague, prague czech republic, czechoslovakia
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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, contemplative, sentimental, serious, sincere ...
Plot: showbiz, racism, hollywood, overdose, show tunes, love and romance, rising to stardom, music, artists and showbiz, desire for fame, destructive relationship, unfulfillment ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 50s, 1940s, 40s ...
Place: usa, manhattan new york city, las vegas, new york, los angeles ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.8
 71K
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: serious, suspense, captivating, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: obsession, showbiz, director, filmmaking, talented, love and romance, couple relations, artists and showbiz, dreams, censorship, husband wife relationship, hollywood ...
Time: 50s, 60s, 20th century, 1940s, 1960s ...
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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: touching, emotional, realistic, thought provoking, serious ...
Plot: holocaust, world war two, concentration camp, genocide, rescue, against humanity, ghetto, jewish, anti semitism, wartime, nazi, war ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 1930s, 1990s, 90s
Place: poland, germany, europe, central europe, israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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: realistic, emotional, touching, serious, gloomy
Plot: love triangle, family relations, aristocrat, fall in love, love affair, romance, family life, love and romance, sister sister relationship, wedding, suffering, loneliness ...
Time: 18th century, 1780s, 1790s
Place: germany, swiss alps, switzerland
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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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: serious, captivating, atmospheric, realistic
Plot: fall in love, infidelity, family relations, prodigy, opposites attract, ambition, lifestyle, love affair, couples, obsession, romance, remarry ...
Time: 1900s, 19th century, 20th century, turn of the century, 1890s
Place: austria, europe, new york, vienna
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.7
 746
Harlow (1965)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Hollywood drama loosely based on the life of film actress Jean Harlow, with Carroll Baker in the title role. One of two feature film biographies, both released in 1965 and both with the same title, about the '30s platinum blonde movie star.
Style: sexy, sexual, realistic, serious
Plot: rise and fall, wedding, filmmaking, hollywood, actor's life, showbiz, life is a bitch, love and romance, unfulfillment, celebrity culture, rising to stardom, unlikely couple ...
Time: 1920s, 1930s, 20s, 30s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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, based on true events
Plot: painter, nazism, love, father daughter relationship, ss, manipulation, truth, childhood memory, pregnant, pregnant woman, portrait painting, holocaust ...
Time: year 1937, year 1963, year 1961, 50s, year 1940 ...
Place: germany, berlin germany, west berlin west germany, west germany, east germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.3
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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: intense, serious, suspense, depressing, suspenseful ...
Plot: female spy, suffering, atomic bomb, world war two, interrogation, propaganda, woman, interrogation room, war crime, kgb, escapades, betrayal ...
Time: 20th century, year 1945, 2000s, 1940s, 1930s ...
Place: soviet union, montreal
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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: portrait painting, standing ovation, governor, listening to music, monarchy, taking a photograph, party, dog, painting, spy, piano, hunting ...
Time: year 1917, year 1914, year 1916, year 1915, 1910s
Place: america, prague, central europe, prague czech republic
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 7.3
 52K
Woman in Gold (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Maria Altmann, an octogenarian Jewish refugee, takes on the Austrian government to recover a world famous painting of her aunt plundered by the Nazis during World War II, she believes rightfully belongs to her family. She did so not just to regain ...
Style: captivating, realistic, based on true events, sincere, intense ...
Plot: holocaust, stolen painting, legal action, injustice, justice, art, old woman, famous painting, adventure, courtroom drama, storytelling, legal ...
Time: 20th century, 1990s, 90s, 1930s
Place: austria, vienna, los angeles, washington d.c., usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 7.4
 7K
Frances (1982)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 140 min.
Story: The true story of Frances Farmer's meteoric rise to fame in Hollywood and the tragic turn her life took when she was blacklisted.
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, touching, factual ...
Plot: hollywood, rich and poor, mental illness, mother daughter relationship, family relations, actor's life, showbiz, female protagonist, rise to the top, life is a bitch, ambition, introspection ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 1940s, 30s, 40s ...
Place: california, usa, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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