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The Faces of Marriage
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 168 min.
Story: In order to avoid desolation, three married couples seek to resolve unique conflicts which arise within their marital life in this raw piece of improvised cinema.
Plot: dialogue driven, marriage as hell, dysfunctional marriage, affair, marriage, multiple perspectives
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, psychological and clever films with plots about marriage, husband wife relationship, dysfunctional marriage, couples, affair, family problems and crumbling marriage mostly in Drama, Thriller and Romance genres. Some movies like The Faces of Marriage: Sex, Lies, and Videotape (1989), Scenes from a Marriage (1973), The Happy Ending (1969), Loveless (2017), September (1987). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Sex, Lies, and Videotape
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A sexually repressed woman's husband is having an affair with her sister. The arrival of a visitor with a rather unusual fetish changes everything.
Style: sexual, talky, witty, psychological, serious ...
Plot: voyeurism, sex, sexuality, infidelity, adultery, dialogue driven, postmodernism, strong sexual content, crumbling marriage, relationships, pornography, character study ...
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Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 283 min.
Story: Ten years of Marianne and Johan's relationship are presented. We first meet them ten years into their marriage. He is a college professor, she a divorce lawyer. They say that they are happily married - unlike their friends Katarina and Peter ...
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Plot: loneliness, marriage, divorce, crumbling marriage, relationships, love, romance, introspection, honest, love story, couple relations, obsession ...
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The Happy Ending
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: The triumphs and failures of middle age as seen through the eyes of runaway American housewife Mary Wilson (Jean Simmons), a woman who believes that ultimate reality exists above and beyond the routine procedures of conscious, uninspired, everyday ...
Style: serious, disturbing, realistic, gloomy
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Time: 60s
Place: bahamas
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Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Mike Nichols’ film from Edward Albee's play brought new themes to the film industry. Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton have never been more brilliant together as they portray an experienced married couple who love each other yet verbally ...
Style: talky, psychological, tense, clever, biting ...
Plot: adultery, drinking, marriage, dialogue driven, guest, infidelity, couple relations, relationships, family in crisis, dialogue, alcohol, psychology ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: new england, usa, campus
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Loveless
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia, France, Germany, Belgium, USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Zhenya and Boris are going through a vicious divorce marked by resentment, frustration and recriminations. Already embarking on new lives, each with a new partner, they are impatient to start again, to turn the page – even if it means threatening ...
Style: heartbreaking, rough, bleak, depressing, melancholic ...
Plot: missing child, divorce, dysfunctional family, search, loveless marriage, search party, husband wife relationship, dispute, missing son, dysfunctional marriage, anger, selfishness ...
Time: year 2012, 2010s
Place: russia, moscow russia
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September
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: At a summer house in Vermont, neighbor Howard falls in love with Lane, who's in a relationship with Peter, who's falling for Stephanie, who's married with children.
Style: talky, clever, psychological, serious, realistic ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, loneliness, love, adultery, parents and children, relationships, guilt, depression, dialogue driven, dialogue, betrayal, friendship ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, vermont
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Contempt
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A philistine in the art film business, Jeremy Prokosch is a producer unhappy with the work of his director. Prokosch has hired Fritz Lang (as himself) to direct an adaptation of "The Odyssey," but when it seems that the legendary filmmaker ...
Style: talky, stylized, cynical, psychological, clever ...
Plot: marriage, filmmaking, writers, writer's life, relationships, new wave, art, showbiz, dialogue, screenwriter, obsession, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: italy, europe, southern italy
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The Affair
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A lonely housewife finds new life in a liaison with a free-spirited man in this romantic drama. Isolated in a remote home, Jean (Kelsey Oldershaw) feels suffocated in her marriage to uptight architect Paul (Horatio Ledon). An affair with her ...
Plot: architect, pregnancy, affair, career, bohemian, adultery, male nudity, wealth, drugs, marriage
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System:   46%
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The Lady from Yesterday
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A man (Rogers) with a wife (Bedelia) and two daughters and a flourishing career is visited by a woman (Chen) whom he had an affair with when he was in Vietnam. Who reveals to him that they have a son and that she wants him to take him (their son).
Plot: vietnam veteran, affair, past, secret, father son relationship, marriage, illegitimate son
Place: vietnam
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    User:   52%
 
Too Far to Go
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Love and passion, anger and heartbreak, laughter and happiness, all complex textures woven into the fabric so many have come to know as marriage. For behind the seemingly comfortable well-trimmed hedges of suburban Americana, live and often love, ...
Plot: dysfunctional marriage, engagement, husband wife relationship, dancing, extramarital affair, adultery, wedding, marriage, divorce
Time: 1960s, 1950s
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System:   45%
    User:   53%
 
 7.0
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The Way
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A young Latino boy grows up in a poor barrios of Los Angeles. "Ramon Sanchez" lives with his single mother, a sister, a grandfather and his mother's abusive and violent boyfriend. When Ramon sees that his mother can't pay the ...
Plot: affair, brother, lap dance, tragedy, gang, marathon, parole, social worker, drug dealing, ex convict, earth, past ...
Time: future
Place: california
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    User:   50%
 
All the King's Horses
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A young couple begins to apply scriptural principles to their relationship, they discover how Christ can bring healing to their shattered marriage.
Style: christian film
Plot: wife husband relationship, motorcycle accident, sleeping pill, pastor, religious differences, religious conversion, bible quote, sermon, pill, bible, loveless marriage, motorcycle race ...
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System:   42%
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A Married Man
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: British television movie in which a married lawyer's excursion into adultery leads to murder.
Plot: parliament, infidelity, seduction, marriage, lie, husband wife relationship, extramarital affair, liar, adultery, lawyer, politics, murder ...
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System:   40%
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The Kreutzer Sonata
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: sexual, serious, erotic, bleak, realistic ...
Plot: strong sexual content, crumbling marriage, obsession, couple relations, sexual abuse, couples, life is a bitch, unfulfillment, family problems, infidelity, female nudity, lust ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: beverly hills, usa
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System:   40%
    User:   40%
 
The Apple Tree of Paradise
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Girls no more, four heroines emerge into womanhood with a more clear-eyed outlook on life.
Plot: jealousy, marriage, accident, poison, murder, politician, sex, female nudity, affair, trial
Time: 1920s
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The Invisible Woman
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Drama about the fading relationship between a professor and his wife. Based upon a short story by Alberto Moravia.
Plot: lesbian, extramarital affair, wife husband relationship, affair, marriage, female nudity, lesbianism
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Tender Is the Night
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 142 min.
Story: Director Henry King's 1962 film adaptation of the F. Scott Fitzgerald novel stars Jennifer Jones, Jason Robards Jr., Joan Fontaine, Tom Ewell, Paul Lukas and Jill St. John.
Plot: forbidden love, man wearing towel, mental patient, man in swimsuit, composer, cigarette holder, sister, high society, neurosis, psychoanalysis, husband wife relationship, psychiatrist ...
Time: 1920s
Place: french riviera, france, zurich switzerland
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The Maiden Danced to Death
Genre: Drama
Country: Hungary, Canada, Slovenia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: There were two brothers - two dancers - in Communist Hungary. One defected, the other stuck it out. One gave his soul to commerce, the other to the Party. After twenty years, they meet again. And the dance begins.
Style: family saga
Plot: friend, marriage, revenge, deception, politics, jealousy, love triangle, dancer, man with glasses, love, song, father son relationship ...
Time: 1990s
Place: canada, hungary, eastern europe
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The Dance of Death
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 149 min.
Story: An egocentric artillery captain and his venomous wife engage in savage unremitting battles in their isolated island fortress of the coast of Sweden at the turn of the century. Alice, a former actress who sacrificed her career for secluded military ...
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: island, curses spells and rituals, fall in love, love and romance, romance, rivalry, couples, quarantine, husband wife relationship, marriage, battle of wits, sea captain ...
Time: 60s
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Pacific Palisades
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Pacific Palisades is an American soap opera that aired on Fox during prime time from April to July 1997. Produced by Aaron Spelling, the show was cancelled after just thirteen episodes despite a last-minute attempt to increase ratings by casting ...
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: betrayal, manipulations, society, couples, social differences, dishonesty, love and romance, social relations, scandal, architecture, miscarriage, inheritance ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
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System:   38%
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The Memory Keeper's Daughter
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: During a blizzard in 1964, Dr. David Henry delivers his son Paul with the help of nurse Caroline. But when Henry realizes his wife is also carrying a girl with Down syndrome, he hands the second child over to Caroline without his wife's ...
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, gloomy, touching
Plot: twins, parents and children, child illness, haunted by the past, dysfunctional family, disability, down syndrome, love and romance, couples, obsession, family problems, family relations ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 80s, 1960s
Place: kentucky
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Green Celery
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Chile
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Adriana finds out the son she's expecting suffers a brain malformation that won't allow him to live outside her womb. As therapeutic abortion is illegal in Chile, she must wait until her baby is naturally born.
Plot: abortion, miscarriage, moral dilemma, loss of control, anger, paranoia, violence, pills, marriage as hell, wrath, dysfunctional marriage, cancer ...
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Decoding Annie Parker
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The lives of a breast-cancer patient and a researcher who is trying to prove a genetic link to cancer intersect in a groundbreaking study.
Style: semi serious, sincere, realistic, humorous, touching ...
Plot: human spirit, terminal illness, inventions and discoveries, cancer, optimism, hopes, dna testing, genetics, crumbling marriage, couples, infidelity, genetic engineering ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s, 90s
Place: usa
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System:   37%
    User:   32%
 
Black and White
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Juha is a sales manager of a refrigerator company. His perfect-looking family and glittering array of modern kitchen appliances have just been featured in a magazine article, but in reality Juha is a womanising chauvinist more at home on the road ...
Plot: dancing, husband wife relationship, sex, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, female nudity, love, marriage, flashback, secretary, male nudity, love triangle, adultery ...
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System:   37%
    User:   34%
 
 7.0
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Plastic Man
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A seemingly happily married, successful plastic surgeon embarks on a torrid affair with tragic consequences for his marriage and those close to him.
Plot: affair, plastic surgeon, marital infidelity, infidelity, marriage, other woman, tragedy
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System:   37%
    User:   37%
 
 6.8
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Hedda
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Henrik Ibsen's enduring drama about a Nordic femme fatale - a neurotic, controlling, strong-willed woman who is nonetheless alluring to the males in her town. She is a solitary woman in a society held together by kinship and class. If she had ...
Style: serious, clever, realistic, gloomy, psychological
Plot: femme fatale, manipulations, dishonesty, couples, crumbling marriage, feminism, human nature, introspection, love and romance, unfulfillment, family problems, mistress ...
Place: europe, norway
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System:   37%
    User:   37%
 
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A Doll's House
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Nora Helmer has years earlier committed a forgery in order to save the life of her authoritarian husband Torvald. Now she is being blackmailed lives in fear of her husband's finding out and of the shame such a revelation would bring to his ...
Style: sincere, talky, serious, realistic, clever ...
Plot: crumbling marriage, couple relations, family in crisis, society, couples, family problems, gender, unsupportive spouse, feminism, human nature, introspection, social differences ...
Time: 19th century
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System:   36%
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Heaven on Earth
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Story: When Chand arrives in Brampton, Ontario to meet her new husband, she leaves behind a loving family and supportive community. Now, in a new country, she finds herself living in a modest suburban home with seven other people and two part-time tenants. ...
Style: surreal, serious, atmospheric, gloomy, captivating ...
Plot: self discovery, couple relations, destructive relationship, dysfunctional family, suburbs, couples, family problems, family relations, immigrants, redemption, parents and children, legends and myths ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, canada, india, toronto ontario canada
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System:   36%
    User:   37%
 

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Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
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Story: 'Til Death Do Us Part was a legal drama television series that debuted on Court TV on March 19, 2007; not to be confused with the similarly named Fox sitcom 'Til Death. 'Til Death Do Us Part goes by the motto "To Love, Honor, ...
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Genre: Drama
Country: UK, France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A childish wife reveals surprising strength when faced with blackmail. A modern version of Ibsen's play.
Style: psychological, sincere, serious, realistic, clever ...
Plot: crumbling marriage, couple relations, family in crisis, society, unfulfillment, women's rights, friendship, friend, couples, family problems, unsupportive spouse, feminism ...
Time: 19th century
Place: europe, norway
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