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My Wife's Romance (2011)
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My Wife's Romance (2011)
Original name: Le Roman de ma femme
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When Paul dies, he leaves his wife Eve with a mountain of debt. As the police begin their investigation into Paul’s death, Eve is supported by a lawyer named Chollet, a friend of her husband who generously helps her to clear the debts she has inherited. Eve and Chollet become close, perhaps too close, and their intimacy soon begins to arouse the suspicions of the police..
Style: twists and turns, neo noir, realistic, suspenseful, disturbing, serious, gloomy
Plot: missing person, dishonesty, friendship, friends, crimes, couples, infidelity, manipulation, law enforcement, femme fatale, police, lawyer, debt, rivalry, protagonist as suspect, power relations, dog, missing husband, danger, crime, manipulations
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful and tense films with plots about dishonesty, crimes, couples, murder, rivalry, deadly and infidelity mostly in Drama, Crime and Romance genres. Some movies like My Wife's Romance: Grand Central (2013), Crossed Tracks (2007), Bas-fonds (2010), In His Hands (2005), Before the Winter Chill (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Grand Central (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Austria
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A young unemployed man finds work at a nuclear power plant and begins an illicit affair with the fiancée of one of his senior workmates.
Style: atmospheric, tense, serious, sincere, emotional ...
Plot: infidelity, love affair, radioactivity, fall in love, love triangle, workplace situations, workplace, nuclear power plant, contamination, dangerous attraction, pregnancy, outdoor sex ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2012, 2010s
Place: france
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75%
Crossed Tracks (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The successful novelist Judith Ralitzer is interrogated in the police station about the disappearance of her ghost-writer. A serial-killer escapes from a prison in Paris. A missing school teacher leaves his wife and children. In the road, the ...
Style: serious, tense, suspenseful, twists and turns, psychological ...
Plot: meet the parents, hidden identity, mysterious character, lifestyle, crimes, intrigue, serial killer, dishonesty, missing person, writer's life, rivalry, countryside ...
Time: contemporary
Place: paris france, europe, france
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Bas-fonds (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 68 min.
Story: On the outskirts of civilisation, three young women, Magalie, Marie-Steph and Barbara live a desperate life together. Drowning in alcohol, they both lust for and hate one another, coupling like animals. Yet gradually they become enmeshed in a ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, serious, tense, surreal ...
Plot: murder, destructive relationship, manipulation, femme fatale, couples, dishonesty, crimes, life is a bitch, family relations, lifestyle, human nature, female psychopath ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.3
 973
In His Hands (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In Lille, Claire Gauthier is an ordinary married woman with a young daughter that works in an insurance company analyzing losses of insured properties. When the single veterinary Laurent Kessler claims damage in his basement caused by a flooding due ...
Style: psychological, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: serial killer, dangerous attraction, couples, crimes, dishonesty, murder, suspicion, psychology, infidelity, female nudity, veterinarian, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: flanders
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Before the Winter Chill (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Luxembourg
Duration: 103 min.
Story: They are the perfect French haute bourgeois couple: Paul is a respected surgeon and Lucie cooks and gardens exquisitely. But now, in the autumn of his life, Paul can’t resist the lure of an ambiguous and dangerous relationship with a mysterious ...
Style: realistic, serious, tense, psychological, exciting ...
Plot: therapist, dangerous attraction, femme fatale, intrigue, couples, mysterious character, hospital, couple relations, sister sister relationship, neurosurgeon, illness, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.2
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Burnt Out (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: François Durrieux, a man in his forties, married to Clémence and father of Benjamin, has been employed for years by the firm DSBO. In order not to lose his job, he always submits to his boss's demands whether it means working after office ...
Style: serious, tense, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: parents and children, fighting the system, workplace, power relations, workplace situations, boss and employee, suffering, middle aged man, friendship, revolt, employee, rebellion ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 4.6
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Deceit (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Ellen's life is turned upside down after her wealthy hubby vanishes at sea. Everyone close to her is a liar - especially Ellen's missing spouse. Was this a case of an affair gone bad? A corporate cover-up? Or something far more sinister? ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, suspense, mind bending
Plot: infidelity, murder, couple relations, love affair, who done it, crimes, dangerous attraction, dishonesty, life is a bitch, couples, alcohol abuse, debt ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.4
 641
Trust Me (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Mari is a talented but insecure chef who dreams of running her own restaurant. She goes through a challenging professional time, taking orders from an authoritarian boss who inhibits her talent. One day she meets Caio, a charming young man who ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, twists and turns, suspense, realistic
Plot: dangerous attraction, vengeance, rivalry, betrayal, couples, cons and scams, dishonesty, restaurant, love, food, cooking and food, police ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Bigga Than Ben (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Spiker & Cobakka are two self-confessed 'pieces of Moscow scum' who come to London to rip it off. This is their guide.
Style: serious, suspenseful, bleak, disturbing, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drug dealing, crimes, buddies, partners, cons and scams, immigrants, dishonesty, friends, misfit, mental illness, graphic violence, society ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Comedy of Power (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A magistrate investigates a corporate executive.
Style: serious, suspenseful, captivating, realistic
Plot: legal, embezzlement, political corruption, dishonesty, couple relations, disorder, couples, law enforcement, legal investigation, legal action, husband wife relationship, investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.1
 104
Trapped (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The suicide was easy, getting away with everything else could be murder.
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic
Plot: legal investigation, protagonist as suspect, manhunt, mind game, femme fatale, couples, dedicated lawyer, rivalry, crimes, betrayal, law enforcement, crumbling marriage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.0
 114
I, the Other (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Not available
Style: psychological, tense, serious, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: friendship, terrorism, disorder, rivalry, dishonesty, buddies, mind game, betrayal, partners, confined, human nature, isolation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, europe, sicily
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Paris by Night (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Police commander Simon Weiss, head of the division that supervises Paris’s demi-monde, starts out on his nightly tour of bars, discos and strip clubs, making sure once again that the owners don’t bend the rules too far. Weiss knows he’s ...
Style: neo noir, serious, suspenseful, suspense, enigmatic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, intrigue, rivalry, lifestyle, dishonesty, police corruption, nightlife, betrayal, friendship, police, nudity (full frontal - brief), nightclub ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Cymbeline (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: War erupts between dirty cops and outlaw bikers as a drug kingpin (Ed Harris) tries to protect his empire.
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, clever, tense ...
Plot: gang, infidelity, family relations, uninhibited rivalry, master criminal, law enforcement, police corruption, betrayal, rivalry, crimes, parents and children, intrigue ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Missing Person (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Private detective John Rosow is hired to tail a man on a train from Chicago to Los Angeles. Rosow gradually uncovers the man's identity as a missing person; one of the thousands presumed dead after the 9/11 terrorist attacks on the World Trade ...
Style: neo noir, serious, realistic, stylized, suspenseful ...
Plot: missing person, private detective, uncover truth, riddles and clues, train, fbi agent, husband wife relationship, post september 11 2001, male female relationship, taxi driver, alcoholic, ex cop ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Two Mr. Kissels (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Drama based on a true story. Rich, high-flying brothers Robert and Andrew Kissel seemingly have everything: beautiful wives who love them, great jobs and huge houses. But beneath the surface lie resentments and secrets that will eventually be their ...
Style: tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: couples, family relations, dishonesty, crimes, mystery, couple relations, infidelity, murder, serial killer, lifetime, golddigger, voyeur ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Robber Bride (2007)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Journalist Zenia Arden has disappeared. When her finger turns up on the shores of Lake Ontario next to her blood-soaked car, the police believe they've uncovered a homicide.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, twists and turns
Plot: investigation, protagonist as suspect, uncover truth, mystery, law enforcement, dishonesty, crimes, friendship, murder, obsession, police, faked death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Degrassi Takes Manhattan (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Film spin-off of Nickelodeon's popular teen program Degrassi.
Style: realistic, sentimental, psychological, captivating, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage life, friendship, friends, youth, rivalry, couples, infidelity, vengeance, couple relations, party, family relations, twins ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: canada, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Beyond Our Ken (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A month after Wai Ming broke up with Ken, she finds nude pictures of her on his website. To get back at him, she teams up with his new girlfriend.
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, suspense, humorous ...
Plot: vengeance, love triangle, rivalry, breakup, friendship, teaching the ways of the world, couples, love and romance, battle of the sexes, crimes, dark humor, ghost ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Suburban Madness (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Based on the real story of Clara Harris, the Houston, Texas dentist who made headlines in July 2002 when she killed her adulterous husband by repeatedly running over him with her car.
Style: serious, realistic, disturbing
Plot: private detective, murder, dishonesty, couples, family problems, infidelity, crimes, serial killer, dentist, love triangle, under the surface, adultery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Out of Hand (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Austria, Germany, Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Sebastian and Paul are two bored boys about 16 years of age. They drink alcohol, steal - and attend a private school. They can't find a sense of meaning in their present adolescent existence. They abduct Sonja and lock her in an old, abandoned ...
Style: realistic, serious, disturbing, suspenseful, tense
Plot: gay, abduction, teenage life, violence against women, lgbt, crimes, youth, hostage, coming of age, friendship, school, missing person ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, madrid, new york, philadelphia, europe
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31%
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The Moon Child (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: David, a professor of dermatology, has been treating 13-year-old Romain since he was a baby. Afflicted with a rare skin condition, Romain must avoid sunlight and is condemned to live in the shade. David and Romain have become the closest of friends ...
Style: realistic, serious, emotional, sincere, gloomy ...
Plot: friendship, power relations, friends, life is a bitch, child illness, doctors and patients, terminal illness, hospital, disease, teenage boy, doctor patient relationship, first sex ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
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29%
Laws of Deception (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A law student is seduced by a beautiful woman he doesn't know, and after a one night stand with her, his roommate warns him to be careful because he suspects she may have other motives. Years later, she returns and hires him as her lawyer to ...
Style: realistic, serious, psychological, suspenseful, surprise ending
Plot: murder, lawyer, obsessive quest, mystery, dishonesty, uncover truth, crimes, witnessing a crime, rivalry, investigation, legal, legal action ...
Time: 90s
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28%
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Othello (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA, Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: With freshly rechristened characters and brand-new dialogue, this British TV production of Othello is a "rethinking" of Shakespeare's play, albeit still retaining the original's power and potency. The story is set in the London ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic, tense ...
Plot: interracial relations, downfall, tragic love, vengeance, power relations, betrayal, life is a bitch, murder, couple relations, infidelity, shakespeare's othello, dirty cop ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The World Belongs to Us (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium
Duration: 88 min.
Story: On a bridge, one night, a stabbing. There is Pouga. And there is Julien. The film shows the parallel destiny of these two young men who look alike without knowing each other.
Style: tense, serious, realistic, emotional, suspenseful ...
Plot: ambition, lifestyle, crimes, criminal heroes, athlete's life, destiny, human nature, athlete and trainer, father son relationship, coach, multiple storylines, firefighter ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: belgium, brussels
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Night Watchmen (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Times have changed a lot for Franck who is a night watchman. About a decade ago he was a specialized worker. Today he feels bored but would jump at any chance to prove his bravery and courage.
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, suspenseful
Plot: life turned upside down, starting over, dull life, unfulfillment, hopes, disorder, police, security guard, car accident, loneliness, monster, robbery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Bloodlines (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
Story: After Elaine Hopkin is found dead, apparent an OD suicide, her firstborn Mark wouldn't even inform his dad James Hopkin, who was locked up for murder. Kid sister Justine, a cocky uniformed cop, goes visit him, only to learn he was just ...
Style: realistic, serious, tense, suspenseful, rough
Plot: investigation, murder, mystery, righting the wronged, dishonesty, rivalry, crimes, intrigue, law enforcement, parents and children, police, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.0
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He Loves Me (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When Laura begins to suspect her husband is cheating on her, she is devastated by his infidelity, despite having a torrid affair of her own. While she desperately tries to save her marriage, Laura's mysterious past begins to emerge, making her ...
Style: psychological, emotional, captivating, atmospheric, realistic ...
Plot: infidelity, family relations, love affair, family problems, couples, dishonesty, unfulfillment, crimes, stalking, midlife crisis, memory loss, suburban life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: washington d.c., seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 4.3
 725
Out of Season (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, Romania, UK, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When a young drifter is forced to stay the winter in a small seaside town, he inadvertently becomes the catalyst for deceit, double crossings and murder amongst the locals.
Style: tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: murder, manipulation, hitman, hidden identity, femme fatale, crime gone awry, dangerous attraction, couples, mystery, law enforcement, police investigation, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Other Woman (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Jill Plumley left her brilliant job as journalist when she married Derek, am important layer with a brilliant career. Now Jill is university teacher. But everything changes when she receive a message from her husbands' secretary and she start ...
Style: realistic, emotional, psychological, captivating, serious ...
Plot: infidelity, love triangle, couples, murder, love affair, investigation, dishonesty, mystery, rivalry, unfulfillment, lifetime, extramarital affair ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%