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In Another Country (2012)
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In Another Country (2012)
Original name: 다른 나라에서
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A three-tiered story centered on a trio of French tourists visiting the same seaside resort.
Style: contemplative, semi serious, humorous, clever, realistic, offbeat
Audience: student film
Plot: interracial romance, beach, infidelity, human nature, destiny, couples, jealous spouse, lifeguard, cheating wife, french, adultery, interracial relations, shopping, hotel, singing, pregnant woman, frenchwoman, cell phone, goat, repeated event, pregnant wife, buddhist monk, balcony, tent, acoustic guitar ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea, asia, south korea

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, humorous and touching films with plots about couples, love and romance, infidelity, unfulfillment, human nature, romance and dishonesty mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like In Another Country: Oki's Movie (2010), Like You Know It All (2009), Hill of Freedom (2014), Tale of Cinema (2005), Nobody's Daughter Haewon (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Oki's Movie (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A love story between a middle aged professor, a young female student who prepares a movie and a student/filmmaker who drinks too much.
Style: captivating, humorous, semi serious, sentimental, psychological ...
Plot: love affair, couples, filmmaking, hopes, romance, society, fall in love, college professor, rivalry, student, mountain, artists and showbiz ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: south korea, korea, asia
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95%
Like You Know It All (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Delightfully comic exploration of the emotional and social geography of an art-house film director.
Style: realistic, touching, captivating, uplifting, semi serious ...
Plot: lovers reunited, friendship, infidelity, couple relations, haunted by the past, love triangle, friends, forbidden love, filmmaking, film making, sexual content, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
On the Occasion of Remembering the Turning Gate (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Actor Gyung-soo (Kim Sang-kyung) is passed over for a part and decides to leave Seoul and visit a friend. His friend tells him the legend of the "Turning Gate," which foreshadows future events. During his visit, Gyung-soo meets Myung-sook ...
Style: touching, humorous, realistic, semi serious, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: romance, unemployment, love and romance, friendship, couples, adultery, obsessive love, infidelity, husband wife relationship, stranded, train, lie ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
Hill of Freedom (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 66 min.
Story: A Japanese man arrives in Korea to find his old lover. While he stays at a guest house, he encounters various people.
Style: sentimental, serious, realistic, non-linear
Plot: fall in love, human nature, bittersweet, love and romance, unfulfillment, haunted by the past, obsession, unfulfilled love, restaurant, hotel, locked in, dinner ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea, seoul, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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Tale of Cinema (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, South Korea
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In Seoul, the paths of two men and one woman intersect and move apart from one another, centering around their love for cinema. A suicidal student meets a young woman who decides to follow him in his fatal gesture. Coming out of a cinema, Tongsu, an ...
Style: touching, serious, realistic, stylized, gloomy
Plot: couple relations, human nature, fall in love, unfulfillment, love and romance, private vs public, unsuccessful, couples, down on your luck, university, film within a film, party ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, seoul, korea
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70%
Nobody's Daughter Haewon (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Haewon, a college student, wants to end her secret affair with her professor, Seongjun. Feeling depressed after bidding farewell to her mother who is set to immigrate to Canada the next day, Haewon seeks out Seongjun again after a long time. That ...
Style: realistic, atmospheric, touching, serious, psychological ...
Plot: forbidden love, love and romance, youth, student life, college, professor, society, friendship, college life, daughter, love
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: south korea, asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Hahaha (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Over drinks, two friends agree to swap fond memories of their recent trips to the same seaside town. As the stories unfold in flashback, we realize their accounts take place at the same time—and with the same people—in this potent swirl of ...
Style: emotional, humorous, captivating, light, serious ...
Plot: friendship, tour guide, couple relations, ambition, couples, friends, infidelity, multiple perspectives, drinking alcohol, drinking, storytelling, love triangle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: south korea, asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Visitors (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Hong Sang-Soo’s Lost in the Mountains (South Korea, 32min) the visitor is the supremely self-centred Mi-Sook, who drives to Jeonju on impulse to see her classmate Jin-Young – only to discover that her friend is having an affair with their ...
Style: serious, realistic, tense, stylized
Plot: haunted by the past, couple relations, social relations, unlikely couple, down on your luck, abduction, professor, island, realism, female director, power, writers ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, korea, japan, the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Our Sunhi (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Sunhi from the Department of Film stops by the school one day to get a letter of recommendation from Professor Choi to leave to the US. She expects him to write her a nice one since he took favor to her. She runs into two men from the past ...
Style: humorous, realistic, captivating, sincere, witty ...
Plot: love triangle, romance, wooing, love affair, youth, coming of age, homecoming, professor, filmmaking, artists and showbiz, love and romance, strong female presence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Uncertainty Principle (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Portugal
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Having lost her place among the social elite, a widow remarries and starts a family.
Style: contemplative, realistic, cynical, talky, stylized ...
Plot: starting over, estate, hopes, destiny, rich and poor, infidelity, down on your luck, social differences, couples, life is a bitch, dishonesty, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: portugal
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Two (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Germany, Portugal
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Isabelle Huppert stars as a pair of twin sisters in Werner Schroeter's gorgeously composed and utterly berserk opus stuffed to overflowing with sailors, drag queens, suicides, cemeteries, doppelgängers, fickle foxes and operatic arias.
Style: psychological, non-linear, realistic, serious, contemplative ...
Plot: family relations, opera, human nature, hopes, twins, strong female presence, cabaret, destiny, male nudity
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, provence, portugal, marseille
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51%
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Wedding Dress (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Overly obsessive compulsive and too premature, Sora is easily distanced by her friends. Growing up without a father is something she would like to be fussy about with her mom, but Sora is still the one and only daughter of and the biggest support to ...
Style: semi serious, psychological, captivating, contemplative, sentimental ...
Plot: wedding, terminal illness, family relations, parents and children, unfulfillment, family problems, couples, mother daughter relationship, single mother, society, friendship, death in the family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Secret Lives of Dentists (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: An introspective dentist's suspicions about his wife's infidelity stresses his mental well being and family life to the breaking point.
Style: thought provoking, psychological, emotional, semi serious, sincere ...
Plot: infidelity, dentist, couple relations, human nature, jealous spouse, lifestyle, dishonesty, imaginary friend, adultery, mentally unstable, crumbling marriage, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york state
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Virgin Stripped Bare by Her Bachelors (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Wealthy Jae-hoon meets attractive writer Soo-jung through their mutual friend, filmmaker Young-soo. While Jae-hoon tries to pursue a romance with Soo-jung, things get complicated when it becomes apparent that Young-soo also has feelings for the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, clever
Plot: love triangle, lifestyle, romance, friendship, couple relations, wooing, sexual relations, couples, first sex, nipple, love and romance, unfulfillment ...
Time: 90s
Place: korea, asia, seoul
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47%
The Power of Kangwon Province (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Recently separated lovers (Baek Jong-hak, Oh Yun-hong) have a series of close encounters at a popular mountain retreat.
Style: sexual, experimental, sexy, serious, realistic
Plot: infidelity, prostitute, redemption, destiny, college, road not taken, sexual relations, resort, train, love affair, lovers reunited, mountain ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: seoul, korea
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47%
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Dance Town (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A North Korean refugee, Jung-Nim, is trying to find a new life in South Korea, with people suspecting that she is a spy.
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, touching, bleak ...
Plot: starting over, social differences, couples, injustice, life is a bitch, state affairs, dishonesty, society, forceful separation, political corruption, human nature, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: korea, asia, north korea, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Day He Arrives (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Sang-Joon is a professor in the film department at a provincial university. He goes to Seoul to meet his senior, Young-Ho, who works as a film critic. Sang-Joon stays in a northern village in Seoul for 3 days.
Style: serious, realistic, touching, sentimental
Plot: friendship, friends, professor, film critic, countryside, cinema, piano playing, male female relationship, piano, kiss, director
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: seoul, asia, korea
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44%
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April Snow (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A man and a woman meet in the hospital after their respective partners are involved in a car accident and learn that they've been having an affair.
Style: touching, emotional, realistic, serious, contemplative ...
Plot: unlikely couple, infidelity, love affair, human nature, solace, couples, dishonesty, romance, adultery, car accident, coma, hospital ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea
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42%
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The Sacred Family (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile
Duration: 99 min.
Story: It's Easter in the beach house of a Chilean well-to-do and nowadays family. A self-centered and successful father, a disoriented mother and a son overshadowed by his successful father. The three of them, wait for the arrival of the son's ...
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: parents and children, couples, youth, estrangement, reunion, homecoming, easter, infidelity, college, beach, gender, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chile, latin america
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42%
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Vegetarian (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 111 min.
Story: An ordinary housewife, Yeong-hye, who has nightmares every night, finally becomes a vegetarian, throwing away all the meats in her refrigerator. Her husband Kil-soo starts to complain about her actions. Her family also worries about her health. ...
Style: sincere, thought provoking, realistic, serious, gloomy ...
Plot: couples, couple relations, family relations, family problems, crumbling marriage, family in crisis, unfulfillment, human nature, siblings relations, marriage crisis, divorce, unfaithful husband ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, korea
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41%
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Breath (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A love story involving a convicted prisoner who "slowly falls for a woman who decorates his prison cell".
Style: atmospheric, contemplative, realistic, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: love affair, prison, estrangement, unfulfillment, confined, suicide attempt, jail cell, snowball fight, prison guard, surveillance camera, singing in a car, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: south korea, seoul, asia, korea
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40%
Claire's Camera (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea, France
Duration: 69 min.
Story: On a business trip to the Cannes Film Festival, Manhee is accused of being dishonest, and fired. A teacher named Claire goes around taking photos with a Polaroid camera. She gets to know Manhee and sympathizes with her. Claire is like a person who ...
Plot: beach, korean, photographer, film festival, love triangle, female photographer, female friendship, male female relationship, cafe, fired from the job, frenchwoman, photograph ...
Place: france, cannes
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39%
The Family That Preys (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Alice Pratt, a hard working Christian woman, raised her two daughters while managing a simple diner of her own. Her snobbish and arrogant daughter Andrea graduated in Economic Science and works in a construction corporation while her sister Pam ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, realistic
Plot: friendship, family relations, family business, working class, family life, human nature, parents and children, workplace intrigue, social differences, dishonesty, rivalry, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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38%
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Voice Over (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile, France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A married woman — seeking to purify herself through a "disconnection vow" — leaves her husband and returns to her parents’ home, but finds a situation far from the peace and quiet she had imagined.
Style: semi serious, witty, clever, humorous, realistic
Plot: family relations, disorder, introspection, nothing goes right, dull life, breakup, couples, homecoming, siblings relations, unfulfillment, parents and children, strong female presence
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chile, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Woman on the Beach (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Stymied by writer's block while crafting his latest script, director Kim Jung-rae persuades his friend Won Chang-wook to drive him to a beach resort—where he promptly becomes involved with Chang-wook's girlfriend. Abandoning her and ...
Style: sentimental, realistic, semi serious, emotional, touching ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love triangle, resort, wooing, love and romance, unfulfillment, romance, obsession, infidelity, rudeness, vampire, psychological trauma, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, korea, south korea, seoul
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36%
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Restaurant (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A few young waiters at a popular New Jersey restaurant are dreaming of becoming actors or otherwise getting into the artistic community.
Style: clever, offbeat, humorous, contemplative, talky ...
Plot: restaurant, interracial relations, alcohol abuse, romance, life is a bitch, writer's life, addiction, twentysomething life, infidelity, drug abuse, couples, love and romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Night and Day (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 145 min.
Story: Kim Seong-nam travels to Paris to escape an arrest, leaving his wife behind in Korea. After he arrives, he meets an ex-girlfriend and is introduced to a small community of Korean artists.
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, touching
Plot: lovers reunited, interracial relations, fish out of water, starting over, culture clash, social relations, unfulfillment, expatriate, painting, foreigner, exile, city ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, seoul, france, north korea, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
On the Beach at Night Alone (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea, Germany
Duration: 101 min.
Story: An actress wanders around a seaside town, pondering her relationship with a married man.
Style: melancholic, captivating, sincere, disturbing, semi autobiographical
Plot: loneliness, introspection, beach, travel, actress, drinking alcohol, drinking, love affair, infidelity, self discovery, romance, bookstore ...
Place: germany, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Smoking Room (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The Spanish branch of an American company is obliged to enforce the ban on smoking in their offices. From now on, those who want to smoke during working hours must do so in the street. Ramirez, one of the employees of this small office composed ...
Style: witty, semi serious, humorous, realistic, clever ...
Plot: workplace, boss and employee, politics, office, introspection, state affairs, obnoxious boss, workplace situations, campaign, power relations, gender, lobbyist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
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32%
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Afinidades (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain, Cuba
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Faced with the emptiness and lack of rational explanation for many of the problems of the contemporary world, it sometimes seems that the only solution is to take refuge in the instincts ... and instincts lead us to sex. At least this is the exit ...
Style: psychological, realistic, atmospheric, contemplative, sexy ...
Plot: wife swapping, swinger couple, infidelity, cuckold, introspection, human nature, couple relations, sexual relations, couples, resort, dishonesty, seduction ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: cuba
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30%