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Sleepless Nights (2003)
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Sleepless Nights (2003)
Original name: سهر الليالي
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Egypt
Duration: 128 min.
Story: A strong controversial adult drama about troubles facing young married and non-married couples. The old friends are invited at Khaled's and Perry's daughter birthday. Moushira is married to Ali, Amr to Farah , and Sameh is having an affair with Inas. After the party all the problems explodes when Moushira tells Ali that he doesn't satisfy her sexually, Perry tells Amr about her discovery of his infidelity, Amr is jealous of Ali as Farah's ex-boyfriend and she is faces him with the fact that her rich family improved his standard. While Inas gives the choice to Sameh of either marrying or separating. Then everyone faces his problem trying to make decisions with the help of his/her friends.
Plot: infidelity, marriage, adultery, husband wife relationship, psychotherapy, arab, sex, prostitute, party, drugs, drinking contest, alcohol

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, emotional and psychological films with plots about infidelity, adultery, husband wife relationship, marriage, extramarital affair, love triangle and sex mostly in Drama, Romance and Thriller genres. Some movies like Sleepless Nights: The Stud (1978), Summer Solstice (1981), Last Night (2010), The Love Affair (2015), Playtime (1961). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Stud (1978)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Fontaine Khaled is the wife of a wealthy but boring businessman. She spends his money on her nightclub, The Hobo, and partying. She hires a manager, Tony, to run her club, but it is understood that his job security is dependent on him satisfying her ...
Style: cult film
Plot: wife swapping, nymphomaniac, disco, cuckolded husband, exploitation, club, drugs, gigolo, party, swing, adultery, erotica ...
Place: england, london
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Summer Solstice (1981)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: An old man lives out the final years of his half-century marriage by living and remembering.
Plot: beach, marriage, flashback, aging, adultery, death of child, artist, husband wife relationship, affair, nude sunbathing, infidelity, memory ...
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Last Night (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The story follows a married couple, apart for a night while the husband takes a business trip with a colleague to whom he's attracted. While he's resisting temptation, his wife encounters her past love.
Style: melancholic, thought provoking, twists and turns, emotional, stylized ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: infidelity, adultery, cheating wife, temptation, old love, love and romance, ex couple relations, lovers reunited, moral dilemma, couple relations, family problems, trust ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, philadelphia, paris france
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The Love Affair (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Philippines
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Often in the backseat and a second priority to her partner, a lawyer decides to end her relationship and focuses on herself with a help of a man out of her league.
Style: emotional, realistic, atmospheric, romantic
Plot: extramarital affair, lawyer, marriage, love triangle, husband wife relationship, love story, jealous husband, unlikely couple, workplace romance, divorce, male female relationship, adultery ...
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
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 5.3
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Playtime (1961)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A young American girl at a French boarding school develops a crush on an egotistical sculptor living next door. One night, driving in a drunken stupor, he runs over and kills a man, and she witnesses it.
Plot: american abroad, seduction, sculptor, infidelity, adultery, hit and run, sex, student, cafe, love, older man younger woman relationship, male female relationship ...
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
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 7.1
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Don't Move (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, Spain, UK
Duration: 125 min.
Story: While waiting for the brain surgery of his daughter Angela, victim of a motorcycle accident, the surgeon Timoteo recalls his torrid affair with and passion for Italia, a simple woman from slums in the periphery of the big city where he lives. The ...
Style: sexy, emotional, sincere, touching, erotic ...
Plot: infidelity, adultery, pregnancy, fall in love, sexual relations, mistress, abortion, couple relations, love, husband wife relationship, passion, doubt ...
Time: contemporary
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Delinquent Season (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Ireland
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Two couples appear to live in marital bliss until cracks begin to appear in both seemingly steady marriages. The film asks the question 'How well do any of us really know each other' and explores the ideas of love, lust, and family ...
Style: psychological, rough, captivating, thought provoking
Plot: infidelity, deception, marriage, husband wife relationship, love, lust, extramarital affair, sex scene, friendship, middle class, marital problem, troubled marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: dublin ireland
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The Red Thread (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Argentina, Chile
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Seven years after their first infatuated encounter, Abril and Manuel meet again. Despite the fact that they are both married, it is soon apparent that their attraction has only grown.
Style: romantic, sexy, captivating, touching, psychological ...
Plot: unfaithful wife, infidelity, passion, husband wife relationship, love, love triangle, sex scene, extramarital affair, marriage, love and romance, romance, couples ...
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Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, Portugal
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Workaholic hotel architect effectively drifted apart from his family. He interrupts the latest, Moroocan project to spend a holiday with his wife Liane in Lisbon, but is delayed. Friendly local interior decorator João, a widower, enjoys hosting ...
Plot: adultery, cancer, infidelity, summer, parent child relationship, interior decorator, love affair, brother sister relationship, father son relationship, sex scene, male nudity
Place: portugal, lisbon portugal
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Obsessed with a Married Woman (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Jane Seymour makes a six-course meal of her starring role as a magazine editor in Obsessed With a Married Woman--indeed, her performance is the only tangible reason for sitting through this artistically bankrupt TV movie. The story contrives to have ...
Plot: adultery, infidelity, mistress, magazine editor, husband wife relationship, affair, obsession, male female relationship, writers, magazine
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Genre: Drama, Romance
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Duration: 90 min.
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Style: psychological, serious, realistic, clever, emotional ...
Plot: infidelity, marriage, cuckold, letter, adultery, couples, family problems, power relations, dishonesty, love and romance, bourgeoisie, suffering ...
Time: 1910s, contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Green Widow (1968)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Finland
Duration: 76 min.
Story: A lonely young suburban housewife participates in a radio interview survey while simultaneously engaging in an extramarital affair.
Plot: infidelity, loneliness, hairdresser, housewife, extramarital affair, explorer, suburbs, sociology, swimming pool, drugs, boredom, drug use ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: David Cooper works in advertising but spends more time on his love life despite the fact that he is married. When his wife Linda discovers his girlfriends, she decides to get revenge by having an affair.
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 2.7
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Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
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Plot: unfaithful wife, lust, infidelity, handheld camera, murder, sex, adultery, sex standing up, private detective, cheating wife, bikini, marriage ...
Place: dubai
⇓ similarity ⇓
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 6.4
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Genre: Drama, Romance
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Duration: 75 min.
Story: Three episodes, all with relatively similar plots about a love triangle between a woman and two men.
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Duration: 108 min.
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29%
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