Movies like Father's Affair

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Father's Affair (2003)
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Father's Affair (2003)
Original name: De passievrucht
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Armin is in crisis. One fateful day he discovers he is infertile and has been throughout his life. From this he discovers his first wife, Monika, was unfaithful before she died. How else could she have the child that Armin thought was always his? His paranoia drives him to find the truth.
Style: psychological, captivating, suspense, suspenseful, entertaining
Plot: infidelity, infertility, father son relationship, drunkenness, loss of wife, uncover truth, cheating wife, male female relationship, parents and children, father and son, search for father, family relations, kids and family, deception, family problems, wanting a baby, biological father, female nudity, sex scene, train, hospital, ambulance, taxi, baby, doctor ...

Most similar movies to Father's Affair

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, psychological, suspense and disturbing films with plots about family relations, family problems, infidelity, male female relationship, cheating wife, husband wife relationship and father son relationship mostly in Drama, Romance and Thriller genres. Some movies like Father's Affair: Hounded on a Carnival Monday (2002), Close Quarters (2020), Four Windows (2006), Dad's Home (2010), Nowhere Special (2020). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Hounded on a Carnival Monday (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Venezuela, Colombia, Mexico
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In the small town of San Jorge, a 12- year-old girl watches in horror as her father, a local telegraph operator is thrown in prison by the local military dictatorship. Meanwhile, her mother, Florencia, must make tough moral decisions in order for ...
Style: suspense, psychological, captivating
Plot: revenge, dictatorship, attempted seduction, society, seduction, family relations, sexual relations, seductress, male female relationship, sexploitation, social problems, social relations ...
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100%
 5.7
 114
Close Quarters (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Manuel and Lupe want to have a baby. When Manuel discovers he is infertile, he starts to fall apart both physically and emotionally. After exploring several options, Manuel turns to Rubén, his new friend, to act as their donor.
Style: psychological, captivating, disturbing, suspense
Plot: wife pregnant by another man, infertility, marriage, unhappy wife, husband wife relationship, sperm donor, domination, wanting a baby, sexual relations, pregnant wife, male female relationship, family problems ...
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46%
 4.6
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Four Windows (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 80 min.
Story: They want to get away from each other, but they clasp each other even more firmly. They seek to save appearances at all force. The more they laugh, the quieter it gets around them. The cracks in the family picture widen until an inescapable secret ...
Style: suspense, psychological, disturbing
Plot: gay son, dysfunctional family, unfaithful husband, cheating wife, family, family problems, family relations, secret, mother son relationship, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, father daughter relationship ...
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43%
 5.9
 240
Dad's Home (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ben Westman is a widowed father who has to take care of his two young children, Lindsay of twelve, and little Dylan of eight. Things get complicated when he is fired. Now, all three must remain together and try to overcome the situation in which ...
Style: touching, unusual plot structure, captivating, psychological, contemplative
Plot: single father, family relations, father son relationship, brother brother relationship, boy, uncle nephew relationship, single parent, parents and children, father daughter relationship, father and son, kids and family, family ...
Place: cleveland ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Nowhere Special (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Italy, Romania
Duration: 96 min.
Story: John, a 35-year-old window cleaner, has dedicated his life to bringing up his 4-year-old son, Michael, after the child's mother left them soon after giving birth. When John is given only a few months left to live, he attempts to find a new, ...
Style: captivating, sentimental, sincere, disturbing
Plot: father son relationship, dying father, single parent, family relations, foster home, father and son, parents and children, family problems, family, father, relationships, single father ...
Place: northern ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
La casa delle donne (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: It all begins in 1919 in the countryside surrounding Bari, Apulia. From a rich farmer and his three concubines(two of them the sisters of his handyman and the third his maid) a complicated family is formed, in which paternity and maternity is ...
Style: disturbing, suspense, psychological, captivating
Plot: cheating wife, dysfunctional family, family problems, family relations, family, relationship problems, large family, older woman younger man sex, coitus, womanizer, infidelity, male nudity ...
Time: 1940s, 1920s, 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Father's Acre (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Love makes a bad relationship between father and son all the more rancorous in this drama from Hungarian director Viktor Oszkar Nagy. A convict (Janos Derzsi) returns home after a long stretch in prison to a less than enthusiastic welcome; his son ...
Style: suspense, captivating, tense, disturbing
Plot: parent child relationship, family, father son relationship, father son estrangement, father son reunion, male female relationship, life is a bitch, dysfunctional family, relationships, father and son, relationship problems, parents and children ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.9
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Anger (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina, Netherlands
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Sex, violence, betrayal and madness coalesce in this disturbing drama from Argentinean filmmaker Albertina Carri. Nati is a disturbed young girl living with her father Poldo and mother Alejandra in a remote, hardscrabble farming community. Nati, ...
Style: tense, suspense
Plot: cheating wife, infidelity, family problems, marital problem, suspicion of adultery, adultery, husband wife relationship, marriage crisis, social relations, relationship problems, neighbor neighbor relationship, caught cheating ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Looking for Alexander (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Disturbing and violent memories haunt a man after he emerges from a lengthy coma.
Style: psychological, captivating, atmospheric, suspenseful, mind bending ...
Plot: mystery, uncover truth, haunted by the past, life is a bitch, crumbling marriage, family problems, police detective, memory loss, a vision, doctors and patients, parents and children, hospital ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.3
 34
Empty Rooms (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 69 min.
Story: "Empty Room is a dark, highly erotic tale of a married couple whose relationship is slowly sliding into oblivion. Bored and sexually frustrated, the wife begins taking lovers while her unemployed husband spends his days wandering aimless around ...
Style: captivating, tense, disturbing
Plot: cuckold, cheating wife, family relations, bored housewife, male female relationship, family problems, relationship problems, marital problem, adultery, infidelity, husband wife relationship, neglected wife ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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 593
Hardkor Disko (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A sociopath begins a relationship with the daughter of a couple he intends to murder.
Style: psychological, realistic, tense, captivating
Plot: voyeur, sociopath, mysterious stranger, plan, sex scene, cheating wife, infidelity, family relations, crimes, hitman, nudity (full frontal - brief), female nudity ...
Time: 21st century
Place: poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Case of Unfaithful Klara (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, Czech Republic
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In contemporary Prague a young musician is obsessed by jealousy for his beautiful girlfriend Klara. He engages a private detective to spy on Klara but this starts an uncontrollable series of accidents, misunderstandings and traps culminating in an ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, suspense, captivating
Plot: jealousy, voyeur, cheating girlfriend, adultery, infidelity, marital problem, husband wife relationship, cheating wife, male female relationship, espionage, family relations, family problems ...
Place: prague
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Christmas. Uncensored (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Lithuania
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Nowadays Lithuania, the country with strong traditions of Catholicism and society's negative attitude to minorities (homophobia). The tragicomedy is built through the destiny of a young woman Anna, whose secret lights out during the Christmas ...
Style: captivating, suspense, psychological
Plot: family secret, christmas eve, social relations, relationship problems, life is a bitch, family problems, family relations, society, lgbt, sex with brother in law, older man younger woman sex, family gatherings ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.6
 745
For a Woman (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: After the death of her mother, Anne makes a shocking discovery: an old photograph casts doubt on her origins and leads her to discover a mysterious uncle who lived with her parents after the war. As she lifts the lid on a long forgotten family ...
Style: touching, semi serious, realistic, captivating, humorous
Plot: infidelity, love affair, uncover truth, haunted by the past, destiny, parents and children, hopes, love and romance, family problems, family relations, protecting from truth, death in the family ...
Time: 1940s, 80s, 20th century, year 1945
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.5
 325
A Number (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: A father is confronted by the sons he had cloned decades earlier. Based on a play by Caryl Churchill.
Style: thought provoking, psychological, captivating, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: cloning, self discovery, family relations, parents and children, clones, father son relationship, doctor, genetics, hospital, uncover truth, human nature, experiment gone awry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.5
 194
Otilia Rauda (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Otilia is both blessed with a body that is the epitome of feminine perfection and cursed by an ugly mole that mars her beautiful face. The juxtaposition between fabulous beauty and disfigurement proves unsettling for the villagers and she grows up ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, suspense, captivating
Plot: cuckold, venereal disease, sexual tension, disfigured face, relationship problems, relationships, dysfunctional marriage, family problems, unhappy marriage, husband wife relationship, life is a bitch, marital problem ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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 3K
Prague (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Christoffer and Maja's trip to Prague to bring back Chistoffer's deceased father, evolves into the story of a brake-up. With the dead father lurking in the background, secrets gradually emerge threatening to destroy their marriage.
Style: realistic, emotional, psychological, captivating, serious ...
Plot: family relations, marriage, infidelity, love, family problems, estrangement, dysfunctional family, cold relationship, emotionless, couples, resentment, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: prague, czech republic, denmark, europe, central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.9
 83
The Affair (2004)
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 ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, captivating, suspense
Plot: marriage, adultery, affair, male female relationship, marital infidelity, marital crisis, marital problem, dysfunctional marriage, family problems, love triangle, unhappy marriage, marriage crisis ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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 7.4
 42
Midnight Bus (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 157 min.
Story: Middle-aged Riichi Takamiya drives the midnight bus between Tokyo and snow-swept Niigata, where he lives. Just as the relationship with his younger girlfriend is about to bloom, his emotionally desperate ex-wife suddenly reappears.
Style: captivating, disturbing, psychological, manga
Plot: father daughter relationship, father son relationship, bus driver, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, divorced man, family, kids and family, family life, family relations, family problems, male female relationship, relationship problems ...
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Just Like Our Parents (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Rosa is in her late 30s, a child of the 1970s with divorced parents. She lives with her own family in São Paulo. Overwhelmed by an eruption of individual passions, lies and the expectations of three generations, she tries to discover who she really ...
Style: touching, suspense, tense, disturbing, psychological
Plot: adultery, family relations, death of mother, loss of mother, cancer, terminal illness, infidelity, mother daughter relationship, playing piano, beach, flashback, female nudity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Brutal Hopelessness of Love (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Famous movie actress Nami is being interviewed by a magazine reporter about her new film in which the plot resembles her real life. Her actor husband Yosuke has an affair with a young actress Junko whereas in the movie, Nami acts as an actress whose ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, suspense
Plot: actress, prostitution, relationship problems, marital problem, life is a bitch, marital infidelity, cheating girlfriend, cheating on husband, family relations, male female relationship, cheating wife, adulterer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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 786
Unforgivable (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A middle-aged writer is looking for a quiet retreat; a slightly younger female estate agent gives him details of a house a close to Venice.
Style: psychological, serious, realistic, suspenseful, bleak
Plot: suspicion of adultery, life turned upside down, haunted by the past, amateur detective, crimes, family problems, family relations, parents and children, missing person, dealing with death, adultery, infidelity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, france, venice
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Fathers & Daughters (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A Pulitzer-winning writer grapples with being a widower and father after a mental breakdown, while, 27 years later, his grown daughter struggles to forge connections of her own.
Style: captivating, sincere, suspenseful, suspense, disturbing ...
Plot: mental breakdown, writers, father daughter relationship, family, single father, death of wife, childhood trauma, family relations, father and daughter, male female relationship, kids and family, couple relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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 8.4
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Thanmathra (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 160 min.
Story: A man leading a happy life with his loving wife and two children suddenly starts getting forgetful and lost. Then, he is diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease leaving his family devastated.
Style: psychological, captivating
Plot: family, father son relationship, alzheimer's disease, student, family problems, kids and family, lifestyle change, family relations, changing lives, lifestyle, husband wife relationship, malayalam ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Nie mehr wie es war (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Tomas is happy as family father, raising teen son Milan (as his knavish buddy) and running-especially gastronomically- a club with his mother Nike, whose absences to take course aiming for career progress causes tension. Covering for Milan's ...
Style: captivating
Plot: fatherhood, adultery, family problems, search for father, family relations, father son relationship, family, relationships, relationship problems, dysfunctional family, male female relationship, husband wife relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.7
 105
Shadow People (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Dan and Gretchen, a couple with a secretive past and a failing relationship, rent a guest house from another couple in California's San Fernando Valley. But jealousy and betrayal turn a casual friendship into a game of manipulation and ...
Style: captivating, psychological, erotic
Plot: cheating wife, infidelity, seductress, open marriage, unhappy marriage, adultery, love triangle, jealousy, husband wife relationship, seduction, jealous woman, love affair ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.9
 542
Family Secrets (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden, Norway
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Autumn 1978 in suburban Sweden. Everything seems to be fine with the middle class Bendrick family with their two teenage children and a younger son, until the mother starts seeing her first love again after 20 years. Just like their badly built ...
Style: realistic, captivating, sentimental, suspense
Plot: infidelity, life turned upside down, love affair, family life, family problems, under the surface, lifestyle, crumbling marriage, teenage life, parents and children, family in crisis, couple relations ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.7
 462
Second Avenue (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Andra Avenyn was a Swedish drama series and soap opera, produced by SVT and broadcast from 2007 to 2010.
Style: psychological, captivating, disturbing, suspense
Plot: family problems, family, father daughter relationship, father son relationship, family relations, parents and children, ex convict, relationships, dysfunctional family, male female relationship, social problems, kids and family ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Dinner Club (2010)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Karen (32) and Michel (36) move with their daughter to an exclusive residential area. She soon finds a new close circle of friends: the women of the Dinner Club, and their husbands. But when two of the Club members commit suicide under suspicious ...
Style: tense, psychological, serious, suspenseful, twists and turns ...
Plot: investigation, uncover truth, best friends, society, suburbs, jealousy, friendship, deception, suicide, single parent, dishonesty, love affair ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: holland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Etruscan Smile (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Relative newcomers Oded Binnun and Mihal Brezis are directing from a script by Michael McGowan, Sarah Bellwood and Michal Lali Kagan. The story follows tough old Scotsman Rory MacNeil as he travels from his home in the remote island of Vallasay, ...
Style: captivating, disturbing, psychological
Plot: father son reunion, treatment, family relations, grandfather grandson relationship, father son relationship, family problems, parents and children, changing lives, family, dysfunctional family, lifestyle change, family life ...
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%