Movies like The Sower

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The Sower (2017)
Original name: Le Semeur
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Violette is old enough to marry in 1852 when her mountain village is brutally deprived of all its men following the repression of the Republicans ordered by Louis-Napoleon Bonaparte. The women spend months in total isolation. Desperate to one day see their men again, they take an oath: if a man comes, he will be for everyone.
Plot: provence, mother daughter relationship, sheep, illegitimate child, isolation, on the run, book, reading, missing brother, missing husband, literacy, return home, farming, poetry reading, scythe, political repression, political prisoner, isolated place, unwed pregnancy, motherhood, owl, menstruation, reading a book, pregnancy, virginity ...
Time: 1850s
Place: southern france, france

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and psychological films with plots about couples, love and romance, mother daughter relationship, romance, pregnancy, infidelity and couple relations mostly in Drama, Romance and Thriller genres. Some movies like The Sower: Young & Beautiful (2013), Avis de mistral (2014), Snow and Fire (1991), Bay of Angels (1963), 36 fillette (1988). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Young & Beautiful (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Isabelle, a 17-year-old student, loses her virginity during a quick holiday romance. When she returns home, she begins a secret life as a prostitute for a year.
Style: sexual, erotic, serious, realistic, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: prostitute, first sex, lust, strong sexual content, coming of age, prostitution, sexual exploration, teenage girl, sexual relations, birthday, human nature, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france, cote d'azur, tokyo, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Avis de mistral (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Lea, Adrian, and their little brother Theo, born deaf, go on holiday in Provence with their grandfather, Paul "Oliveron" they never met because of a family quarrel. It is not the holidays they dreamed, especially their father announced ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching
Plot: provence, siblings relations, family relations, grandparents, summer, family drama, culture clash, estrangement, coming of age, youth, disorder, illness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Snow and Fire (1991)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: While the Nazis occupied most of France, Jacques (Vincent Perez) has been active in the liberation underground. Now that the Allies have freed a significant portion of their country from German control, he and his buddy Michel (Matthieu Roze) can ...
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, captivating
Plot: love triangle, friendship, concierge, buddies, romance, love and romance, war, military, couples, soldier, couple relations, friends ...
Time: 40s, year 1944
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Bay of Angels (1963)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A compulsive gambler falls in love with a bank clerk (Claude Mann) on holiday in Nice. At first, the two lovers simply use each other as good luck charms; but what happens to love when luck runs out?
Style: serious, sexual, realistic, atmospheric, stylized ...
Plot: gambler, roulette, passion, bank, gambling, casino, destructive relationship, love affair, romance, new wave, lovers reunited, dishonesty ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: southern france, europe, france, riviera, monte carlo ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.0
 977
36 fillette (1988)
Genre: Romance, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Lili, a pouty and voluptuous 14-year-old, is caravan camping with her family in Biarritz. She's self-aware and holds her own in a café conversation with a concert pianist she meets, but she has a wild streak and she's testing her powers ...
Style: serious, sexual, realistic, thought provoking
Plot: lolita, coming of age, virgin, beach, sex, fall in love, nightclub, parent child relationship, age difference, sibling relationship, puberty, ladykiller ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, france, southern france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.1
 93
Lumiere (1976)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Sarah, an actress nearing 40, has invited the woman who has been her best friend for 16 years and two younger women to her vacation retreat in Provence. There are the simple pleasures of lounging in adjacent hammocks, the sun, the food, ...
Plot: female protagonist, countryside, swede, provence, actress, suicide
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 7.6
 4K
Autumn Tale (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Magali (Béatrice Romand), forty-something, is a winemaker and a widow: she loves her work but feels lonely. Her friends Rosine (Alexia Portal) and Isabelle (Marie Rivière) both want secretly to find a husband for Magali.
Style: talky, realistic, semi serious, clever, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, wine, french countryside, romance, women, human nature, couple relations, widow, parents and children, midlife crisis, fall in love, love and romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, europe, southern france, tokyo, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.3
 397
Savage Souls (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Belgium, Switzerland
Duration: 120 min.
Story: At a wake one night in 1945, a group of aged women recall the life of one of their number. Sixty years before, Thérèse was barely 20 years old when she eloped with her boyfriend, Firmin, a blacksmith, to Châtillon, a town in Provence. Here, she ...
Plot: benefactor, winter, female bonding, loss of loved one, mirror, mountain, church, castle, forest, memory, pregnancy, provence ...
Time: 1880s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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 6.6
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Summertime (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In 1971, Carole and Delphine meet and fall in love in Paris. When Carole follows Delphine back to her family farm in Limousin, the two find lesbianism and feminism are not as easy in the countryside.
Plot: farm, feminism, mother daughter relationship, lesbian, lgbt, sisterhood, love, lesbian interest, female full frontal nudity, female nudity, harvest, cow ...
Time: year 1971, year 1976
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Story of Women (1988)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 108 min.
Story: During World War II, in occupied France, a woman of limited schooling raises two children in a ratty flat.
Style: bleak, serious, realistic, thought provoking, based on true events ...
Plot: abortion, pregnancy, prostitution, nazi collaborator, women's prison, unwanted pregnancy, down on your luck, wartime life, injustice, society, life is a bitch, couple relations ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, year 1943
Place: france, europe, paris france, normandy
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Alice and Martin (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Spain
Duration: 124 min.
Story: At the age of 20, Martin leaves his home town and comes to Paris, where he fortunately becomes a model by chance. He meets Alice, his brother's friend, and falls in love with her. They start a passionate relationship, although Martin remains ...
Style: serious, gloomy, psychological, realistic, sentimental ...
Plot: male model, romance, couple relations, parents and children, fall in love, love and romance, couples, gays and lesbians, on the run, haunted by the past, pregnancy, family relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, europe, paris france, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.0
 800
Spy(ies) (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: France, UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Vincent is a bright young man but has introverted personality. He is working as a baggage handler at an airport and refuses to follow a career path accordingly to his education. With his colleague, Gerard, Vincent used to steal objects from the ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, sentimental
Plot: undercover, terrorism, espionage, manipulations, dishonesty, secret agents, danger, love and romance, hotel room, spy, attempted seduction, british secret service ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, france, london, syria ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
A Common Thread (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: French drama, the debut film from writer-director Eléonore Faucher. Teenager Claire (Lola Naymark) discovers she is pregnant and decides to keep it a secret. Abandoning her dead-end supermarket job, she is taken on as an apprentice by couturiere ...
Style: serious, sincere, realistic, touching, psychological
Plot: coming of age, small town, pregnancy, single parent, human nature, friendship, parents and children, teenage life, youth, family relations, dealing with death, death in the family ...
Time: contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Masculin Féminin (1966)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Sweden
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The film stars French New Wave icon Jean-Pierre Léaud as Paul, a romantic young idealist and literary lion-wannabe who chases budding pop star, Madeleine (Chantal Goya, a real life Yé-yé girl).
Style: talky, clever, semi serious, realistic, psychological ...
Plot: new wave, politics, vietnam war, pregnancy, promiscuity, couple relations, love and romance, menage a trois, bisexuality, revolution, society, romance ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: france, europe, paris france, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Lola (1961)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Lola, is a 1961 film, the debut film directed by Jacques Demy as a tribute to director Max Ophüls and is described by Demy as a "musical without music". Anouk Aimée starred in the title role. The film was restored and re-released by ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic, feel good, sentimental ...
Audience: date night
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Time: 60s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 5.9
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Spring Tide (1990)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Denmark
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Franco lives in a rough part of Copenhagen. His hooker mother has little time for him. Franco drifts into a life of crime, repeatedly confronting the authorities. To give him a new start, he’s placed in a foster home far away from Copenhagen. His ...
Plot: teenage girl, gun, female nudity, teenage boy, trombone, father daughter relationship, love, mother daughter relationship, beach house, sheep, flooding, jazz music ...
Place: denmark, copenhagen denmark, germany, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.0
 344
Angel Face (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A single mother abandons her 8-year-old daughter after meeting someone in a nightclub.
Plot: mother daughter relationship, single mother, jumping from height, male objectification, classroom, nightclub, boat, scar, underwater scene, sea, 8 year old, adult child friendship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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From the Land of the Moon (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Belgium, Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: An adaptation of Milena Agus' eponymous novel set after WWII, "Mal de Pierres" ("Mal di Pietre") spans 20 years, following the destiny of a passionate, free-spirited woman who is in a loveless marriage and falls for another ...
Plot: female protagonist, post world war two, learning the truth, pain, pregnant woman, pregnant, bleeding, provence, repeated scene, war veteran, applying lipstick, cure ...
Time: 1950s
Place: south of france
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.5
 2K
Not My Type (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Clement, a young philosophy teacher, is sent to Arras for a year. He meets Jennifer, a pretty hair stylist, and the two freely share their hearts and bodies as they try to overcome the cultural and social divide between them.
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: young lovers, romance, opposites attract, social differences, love and romance, couple relations, fall in love, society, couples, beauty salon, karaoke, high school ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.6
 339
Keeper (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Belgium, Switzerland, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Maxime and Mélanie are a typical teenage couple. Like most lovestruck fifteen-year-olds, they can't get enough of each other and they think they'll be together forever. But when Mélanie becomes pregnant, their worlds are rocked.
Plot: young love, teenager, football, fair, fireworks, text messaging, pregnancy test, teenage pregnancy, coach, pizza, pregnancy, texting ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Man of My Life (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A man vacationing in the country with his wife and children finds ideas he has of himself unexpectedly challenged in director Zabou Breitman's intimate drama.
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, sexual, psychological
Plot: gays and lesbians, moral dilemma, homosexuality, love triangle, lovers reunited, love and romance, mysterious character, crumbling marriage, friendship, love affair, midlife crisis, gender ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: southern france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Well-Digger's Daughter (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: It's the beginning of the WWII. South of France. Patricia, 18, is the oldest daughter of a well-digger, Pascal, who considers her a princess because of her moral qualities. She's kind, devoted. One day, she briefly meets a young man, ...
Style: touching, serious, realistic, sentimental
Plot: young lovers, romance, love affair, countryside, tragic love, love and romance, soldier, parents and children, pregnancy, wartime life, life is a bitch, unfulfillment ...
Time: 20th century, 30s
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.0
 11K
Valmont (1989)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, UK
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Set in Baroque France, a scheming widow and her lover make a bet regarding the corruption of a recently married woman. The lover, Valmont, bets that he can seduce her, even though she is an honorable woman. If he wins, he can have his lover to do as ...
Style: baroque, stylized, clever, serious, realistic ...
Plot: mind game, betrayal, infidelity, romance, virginity, manipulations, couple relations, vengeance, dishonesty, love and romance, rivalry, couples ...
Time: 18th century, 20th century, 80s
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Regular Lovers (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 183 min.
Story: 1968 and 1969 in Paris: during and after the student and trade union revolt. François is 20, a poet, dodging military service. He takes to the barricades, but won't throw a Molotov cocktail at the police. He smokes opium and talks about ...
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: politics, idealism, revolution, romance, rebelliousness, couple relations, love affair, love triangle, sexual relations, tragic love, political corruption, political unrest ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1968, year 1969
Place: france, europe, morocco, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Madame Bovary (1991)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Bored with the limited and tedious nature of provincial life in 19th-century France, the fierce and sensual Emma Bovary finds herself in calamitous debt and purses scandalous sexual liaisons with absolute abandon. However, when her volatile ...
Style: gloomy, serious, realistic, talky, romantic ...
Plot: infidelity, bourgeoisie, adultery, village, tragic hero, couple relations, destructive relationship, romance, dull life, unfulfillment, couples, social relations ...
Time: 19th century, 1850s
Place: normandy, europe, france, switzerland, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.3
 304
To the Extreme (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Rich, bisexual Thomas makes his way through a swath of lovers of both sexes in Paris. His parents have died, and he doesn't have to work to earn a living, so his days are bacchanalia-filled affairs that run into each other in a hazy bliss. The ...
Style: serious, sexual, realistic, emotional, sentimental ...
Plot: sex, child custody, threesome, bisexual, gay relationship, leather pants, group sex, gay sex, prostitute, coming of age, strong sexual content, elderly lovers ...
Time: future
Place: france, ibiza, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 7.0
 519
Graduate First (1978)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A group of friends, coming to the end of their school years, fill their days with sex, drugs and rock'n'roll.
Style: serious, bleak, realistic, thought provoking, sincere ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: student, high school, youth, on the run, employment, human nature, teachers and students, high school life, social decay, teenage life, love and romance, society ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: france, flanders, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Those Who Love Me Can Take the Train (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Friends of painter Jean-Baptiste Emmerich gather at a Paris railroad station for a four-hour journey to Limoges, where Emmerich wanted to be buried. The dozen travelers include art historian François and his lover Louis, who develops an interest in ...
Style: talky, realistic, serious, touching, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gays and lesbians, friendship, haunted by the past, friends, love and romance, couples, contests and competitions, dealing with death, couple relations, midlife crisis, transvestism, gay ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, france, paris france, egypt, cambodia
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.9
 717
Kung-Fu Master (1988)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Veteran French director Agnes Varda's Le Petit Amour is based on a short story by actress/songstress Jane Birkin. Birkin herself plays the main character, a loving but lonely 40-year-old divorcee. Her life is brightened a bit by the presence of ...
Style: serious, realistic, touching, gloomy, sexual
Plot: romance, older woman younger man relationship, couple relations, martial arts, looking for love, mother daughter relationship, video game, divorced mother, love affair, unfulfilled love, fall in love, love and romance ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Bright Days Ahead (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Bright days ahead? Caroline has retired, at last. A new life lies before her: time to take care of her children, her husband, and, most of all, herself. However, she soon comes to realize that this new freedom is synonymous with boredom and ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching
Plot: cheating wife, dentist, golden years, starting over, love affair, hopes, romance, love and romance, aging, self discovery, infidelity, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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