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The Art of Loving. Story of Michalina Wislocka (2017)
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The Art of Loving. Story of Michalina Wislocka (2017)
Original name: Sztuka Kochania: Historia Michaliny Wisłockiej
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Poland
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Michalina Wislocka, the most famous and recognized sexologist of communist Poland, fights for the right to publish her book, which will change the sex life of Polish people forever.
Style: humorous, serious, captivating, realistic
Plot: sex education, communism, woman, open marriage, communist party, cold war, catholic church, female orgasm, writer's life, sexuality, feminism, women's rights, free will, teaching the ways of the world, world war two, forest, female nudity, sex scene, male nudity, childbirth, oral sex, voyeur, lake, gynecologist, bus ...
Time: 60s, year 1941, 70s, 50s, 1940s, 1950s, 1960s
Place: poland

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, captivating and touching films with plots about love and romance, couples, artists and showbiz, sex, romance, nudity (full frontal - brief) and husband wife relationship mostly in Drama, Romance and Biography genres. Some movies like The Art of Loving. Story of Michalina Wislocka: Cold War (2018), Gods (2014), From a Far Country (1981), The Queen's Sister (2005), Violette (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Cold War (2018)
Genre: Drama, History, Music, Romance
Country: Poland, UK, France, Belgium
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A Cold War-era love story follows the passionate love affair between a mismatched couple.
Style: sad, romantic, tragic ending, melancholic
Plot: loveless marriage, cold war, tragic love, musician, female singer, suicide, folklore, audition, folk music, defector, song, communism ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 1960s, 60s, year 1951 ...
Place: paris france, east berlin, former yugoslavia, east berlin east germany, yugoslavia ...
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Gods (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Set in communist Poland of the 80s the movie depicts early career of cardio surgeon Zbigniew Religa.
Style: serious, captivating, realistic, tense
Plot: politics, operation, doctors and patients, rise to the top, ambition, power relations, heart transplant, surgeon, hospital, doctor, death, clinic ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1985, year 1987
Place: poland
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78%
From a Far Country (1981)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Italy, UK, Poland
Duration: 140 min.
Story: The film is a biography of Pope John Paul II. It starts in 1926 when the boy Karol Wojtila was celebrating Christmas with his father in Poland. Some years later Nazi Germany attacks Poland and invades the country while Wojtila seeks refuge at the ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, uplifting, thought provoking ...
Plot: pope, world war two, rebellion, politics, catholic church, against humanity, clergy, life is a bitch, state affairs, artists and showbiz, hopes, confined ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 50s, 1940s, 1930s ...
Place: poland, germany, europe, warsaw poland, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
The Queen's Sister (2005)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An in-depth biopic of Princess Margaret from the days following her father's death in 1952 until the 1970s. She was known to be a flamboyant royal but she remained a stickler for protocol. She had many controversial romances and also infamously ...
Style: realistic, serious, captivating
Plot: british royal family, against the rules, rise and fall, love affair, love and romance, political intrigue, fall in love, infidelity, couples, state affairs, head of state, dishonesty ...
Time: 60s, 50s, 70s, 1960s, 1950s
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Violette (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 139 min.
Story: Born out of wedlock early in the last century, Violette Leduc meets Simone de Beauvoir in postwar Saint-Germain-des-Près. An intense lifelong relationship develops between the two women authors, based on Violette's quest for freedom through ...
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, sincere, psychological
Plot: friendship, lesbian relationship, friends, writer's life, gender, society, couples, feminism, strong female presence, artists and showbiz, lesbian, listening to a radio ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 60s, 70s, year 1972 ...
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Walesa: Man of Hope (2013)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, History
Country: Poland
Duration: 127 min.
Story: How was it possible that a single man influenced contemporary world so significantly? This film is an attempt to capture the phenomenon of a common man’s metamorphosis into a charismatic leader — an attempt to see how a Gdansk shipyard ...
Style: realistic, captivating, humorous, psychological, bleak ...
Plot: revolution, rebellion, fighting the system, politics, leadership, rivalry, ambition, rebelliousness, idealism, disorder, righting the wronged, against the odds ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: poland, warsaw poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 7.9
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Camera Buff (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Poland
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Filip buys an 8mm movie camera when his first child is born. Because it's the first camera in town, he's named official photographer by the local Party boss. His horizons widen when he is sent to regional film festivals with his first ...
Style: biting, suspense, realistic, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: factory, factory worker, polish, politics, bus, newborn, film festival, movie camera, friendship, family relations, couples, friends ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: poland, europe, warsaw poland, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Divine Order (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Switzerland
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Nora is a young housewife and mother, living in a quaint little village with her husband and their two sons. The Swiss countryside is untouched by the major social upheavals the movement of 1968 has brought about. Nora’s life is not affected ...
Style: captivating, light, humorous, sincere
Plot: women's rights, politics, voting, feminism, husband wife relationship, village, countryside, women, society, fighting the system, female director, husband wife estrangement ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1971
Place: switzerland, zurich switzerland
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Destined for Blues (2005)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: Poland
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The life of Ryszard Riedel, former leader of cult Polish rock-blues band Dzem, including the history of his family relationships, music career and addiction to alcohol and drugs.
Style: realistic, captivating, serious
Plot: musician, music industry, heroin addict, music band, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, coma, beach, black horse, wedding, blues music, hallucination ...
Time: 1990s, 90s, 70s, 80s
Place: poland, warsaw poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Reaching for the Moon (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama, 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, captivating, serious, realistic
Plot: lesbian, lesbian couple, writer's life, love and romance, love triangle, love, american abroad, artists and showbiz, couple relations, couples, jealous spouse, brazilian ...
Time: 50s, 60s, 20th century, year 1951, 1950s ...
Place: rio de janeiro, brazil, latin america, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 7.7
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The Postman (1994)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, France, Belgium
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Simple Italian postman learns to love poetry while delivering mail to a famous poet; he uses this to woo local beauty Beatrice.
Style: touching, sentimental, emotional, feel good, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: letter, poet, island, friendship, love, exile, communism, postman, romance, bohemian life, friends, native ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s
Place: italy, europe, naples italy, argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 7.4
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Doll (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 131 min.
Story: The rise and fall of the most distinguished Polish-Gypsy poetess Bronislawa Wajs, widely known as Papusza, and her relationship with her discoverer, writer Jerzy Ficowski.
Style: non-linear, contemplative, gloomy, atmospheric, stylized ...
Plot: world war two, gypsy, writer's life, artists and showbiz, rise and fall, ambition, unfulfillment, poet, poetry, female director, writing a book, gypsy camp ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s
Place: poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Color of Time (2012)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: A poetic road trip through Pulitzer prize-winning CK Williams' life over the course of 40 years.
Style: serious, realistic, touching, melancholic, sentimental ...
Plot: poetry, poet, romance, americana, couple relations, artists and showbiz, writer's life, parent child relationship, haunted by the past, husband wife relationship, couples, love and romance ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, 50s, 80s ...
Place: usa, detroit, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Chopin: Desire for Love (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Music
Country: Poland
Duration: 134 min.
Story: The biography of world famous Polish composer Fryderyk Chopin.
Style: sentimental, captivating, realistic, serious, emotional
Plot: composer, prodigy, love affair, musician's life, lifestyle, opposites attract, society, couples, destructive relationship, fall in love, romance, friendship ...
Time: 19th century, 1830s
Place: poland, mallorca, paris france, warsaw poland, siberia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Kinsey (2004)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Kinsey is a portrait of researcher Alfred Kinsey, driven to uncover the most private secrets of a nation. What begins for Kinsey as a scientific endeavor soon takes on an intensely personal relevance, ultimately becoming an unexpected journey into ...
Style: intellectual, thought provoking, talky, sincere, serious ...
Plot: sexuality, research, professor, student, sexual relations, marriage, college, scientist, free love, interview, teaching, sexual dysfunction ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1940s, 40s, 1950s
Place: indiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Eight Miles High (2007)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Achim Bornhak's movie focuses on the restless life of Uschi Obermaier, the icon of the 1968 movement in Germany and groupie. At the age of 16, Uschi is bored by her job in a photo lab, but soon becomes the "it girl" of Munich's ...
Style: psychological, serious, realistic, exciting, captivating ...
Plot: rising to stardom, politics, addiction, rise and fall, prodigy, small town life, teenage life, destructive relationship, revolution, couples, love and romance, musician's life ...
Time: 60s, year 1968, 1960s, 20th century
Place: germany, europe, hamburg germany, west germany, bavaria ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.1
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Little Rose (2010)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: Poland
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Pressured by his superiors to disgrace public intellectual Warczewski, a professor and respected writer whom they believe to be a "camouflaged Zionist," rough security-services colonel Rozek enlists his sexy but naive girlfriend, Kamila, ...
Style: tense, atmospheric, psychological, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: forbidden love, love triangle, anti semitism, espionage, romance, undercover, gain trust, political intrigue, society, betrayal, disgraced, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: poland, warsaw poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.2
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The Sessions (2012)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Though a childhood bout with polio left him dependent on an iron lung, Mark O'Brien (John Hawkes) maintains a career as a journalist and poet. A writing assignment dealing with sex and the disabled piques Mark's curiosity, and he decides ...
Style: touching, sincere, compassionate, humorous, based on true events ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: loss of virginity, male virgin, sexuality, cat, therapist, priest, nurse, sexual exploration, life changing experience, unlikely relationship, misfit, hopes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1988, 70s
Place: san francisco, california, usa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Elusive Summer of '68 (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 91 min.
Story: For the young man who lives in Serbian province town, the maturing coincides with the turbulent political events of the year 1968.
Style: semi serious, realistic, sentimental, touching, humorous
Plot: fall in love, revolution, family relations, coming of age, romance, love and romance, state affairs, youth, political unrest, chaos and mayhem, teenage life, grandfather grandson relationship ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1968, 1960s
Place: europe, former yugoslavia, serbia, czechoslovakia, yugoslavia ...
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33%
In Praise of Older Women (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Andras Varda grows up in a turbulent, war-torn Hungary, where he procures local girls for the occupying G.I.'s during World War II. Disappointed by girls of his age, he meets Maya, a married women in her thirties, who tutors him in the lessons ...
Style: erotic, serious, realistic, sexual, sexy
Plot: world war two, nudity (full frontal - brief), older woman younger man relationship, destructive relationship, sexual relations, political unrest, obsession, love and romance, youth, unlikely couple, romance, womanizer ...
Time: 20th century, year 1951, 50s, 60s, year 1963 ...
Place: hungary, canada, montreal, budapest, montreal quebec canada ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.4
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The Golden Era (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 177 min.
Story: The story of writer Xiao Hong comes alive through memories of her great love affair, literary influence and escape from China during World War II.
Style: atmospheric, serious, captivating, psychological, touching ...
Plot: writer's life, love, political unrest, romance, society, family relations, couples, inspiration, rivalry, literature, betrayal, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 20th century, 1930s, 30s
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
An American Reunion (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The reality of life slams into the proverbial wall when a group of necessitous best friends and ex-lovers are reunited at a milestone reunion, igniting an already passionate and combustible past.
Style: captivating, humorous, touching, sincere, serious ...
Plot: friendship, homecoming, best friends, romance, friends, couples, old love, introspection, midlife crisis, reunion, couple relations, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.2
 19K
YPF (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: On a Tuesday night, five couples have separate sexual adventures. Matt and Kris, friends for years, want to have an only-once, no-strings good time. Abby and Andrew, married, celebrate his birthday, but it's marred by angst and ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, entertaining, clever ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: sexuality, roommate, casual sex, fully clothed sex, battle of the sexes, sex, romance, sexual relations, couple relations, looking for sex, sex aid, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Isn't She Great (2000)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Germany, Canada, Japan, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An unsuccessful over-the-top actress becomes a successful over-the-top authoress in this biography of Jacqueline Susann, the famed writer of "The Valley Of The Dolls" and other trashy novels. Facing a failing career, Susann meets a ...
Style: sincere, light, touching, satirical, humorous ...
Plot: ambition, showbiz, terminal illness, actor's life, artists and showbiz, love and romance, aging, fame, writing, marriage, nun, female protagonist ...
Time: 50s, 70s, 60s, 1940s, 1930s ...
Place: manhattan new york city, new york, connecticut
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Passion of Ayn Rand (1999)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The rather eccentric (especially in her thinking) author of "The Fountainhead" and "Atlas Shrugged" becomes involved with a much younger, and married man... to the dismay of those close to her.
Style: sexual, emotional, sentimental, touching, captivating ...
Plot: couples, love triangle, infidelity, psychologist, philosopher, russian woman, writers, older woman younger man relationship, love and romance, ego clash, romance, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 50s, 60s, 70s, 80s, 1950s ...
Place: california, los angeles, manhattan new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Louder Than Bombs (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Poland
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Set in a small Polish town, "Louder Than Bombs" tells the coming-of-age story of Marcin, a 21-year-old with a penchant for James Dean and The Smiths. After the death of his father, Marcin must contend with the funeral arrangements while ...
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: family relations, youth, twentysomething life, parents and children, friendship, love and romance, dealing with death, romance, friends, rock and roll, flying, groping ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 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: serious, captivating, sentimental, realistic
Plot: filmmaking, hollywood, showbiz, rise to the top, ambition, actor's life, rising to stardom, artists and showbiz, celebrity, fame, husband wife relationship, friendship ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s, 40s, 30s, 20th century ...
Place: usa, mexico, mexico city, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Paulo Coelho's Best Story (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: Brazil, Spain
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Paulo Coelho is the world’s most translated living author, his books having sold over 165 million copies. But he was not always the inspirational global phenomenon he is today. Like the heroes in his spiritual classics THE ALCHEMIST and THE ...
Style: serious, captivating, realistic
Plot: follow your dream, writer's life, ambition, rising to stardom, hopes, artists and showbiz, nudity (full frontal - brief), sexual content, life
Time: 20th century, 80s, 70s, 60s
Place: brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Surviving Picasso (1996)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: The passionate Merchant-Ivory drama tells the story of Francoise Gilot, the only lover of Pablo Picasso who was strong enough to withstand his ferocious cruelty and move on with her life.
Style: sexy, serious, realistic, emotional, intense ...
Plot: womanizer, love triangle, older man younger woman relationship, painter, infidelity, mistress, physical abuse, couple relations, artist, love affair, love and romance, world war two ...
Time: 1940s, 50s, 60s, 20th century, 40s ...
Place: paris france, poland, europe, france, las vegas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.0
 3K
Testosteron (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Poland
Duration: 119 min.
Story: The wedding of Kornel, a young, well known TV scientist, to the famous singer, Alicja, is to be the social event of the year. In the suburban reception hall, the final preperations are being made. The waiter, Tytus, who is somewhat touchy having ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, entertaining, melancholic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: wedding, unlikely couple, comedy of errors, disorder, couples, love triangle, silly humor, couple relations, family relations, parent child relationship, love, beach ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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