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An Unlikely Romance (2013)
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An Unlikely Romance (2013)
Original name: Nepravděpodobná romance
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Czech Republic
Story: Luisa and Erika are prototypes of young women who plunge into relationships with the "wrong" men. Luisa (Berenika Kohoutová) wants to become an actress, which upsets her husband Igor to no end. Erika (Alzbeta Pazoutová) is trying to work as much as possible so that she can afford to study and thereby achieve a better outlook on life, but she unfortunately runs up against a boss who doesn't have the best intentions with her. Ultimately Luisa's husband demonstratively commits suicide. Erika accidentally kills her boss in self-defense... The women blame themselves for all these failures, and that has got to change. Both have to grow up and start living again. Perhaps even together.
Style: gay cinema, lgbt cinema, psychological, romantic, romanticism, compassionate
Plot: lesbian interest, mental institution, psychiatrist, lesbian, doctor patient relationship, husband wife relationship, pregnancy, wedding, violence, depression, hospital, racial slur, alcoholic, virgin, jealousy, policewoman, mental illness, doctor, ambition, virginity, father son relationship, murder, actress, brother sister relationship, widow ...
Place: prague, prague czech republic

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out psychological, realistic, melancholic and touching films with plots about hospital, female nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), crying, mother daughter relationship, male nudity and family relations mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like An Unlikely Romance: A Different Story (1978), 3 Seasons in Hell (2009), This Crazy World of Ours (1970), Day for My Love (1977), Veronika Decides to Die (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
A Different Story (1978)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A gay man and a lesbian enter into a marriage of convenience in order to prevent his deportation, and then gradually fall in love with one another.
Style: lgbt cinema, gay cinema
Plot: gay parent, gay husband, lgbt, spa, looking at self in mirror, male objectification, disco, taking off clothes, marital crisis, hotel, friendship between women, suicidal ...
Place: california, los angeles
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3 Seasons in Hell (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Czech Republic, Germany, Slovakia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A 19 year old nonconformist poet living in 1947 Czechoslovakia is blind to the Communist behemoth looking over him, and instead lives a bohemian life with sexually liberated girls.
Style: intellectual, psychological, captivating, unusual plot structure, contemplative ...
Plot: writers, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, employer employee relationship, student, teenage boy, communism, male objectification, friendship between men, false name, artist, typewriter, youth ...
Time: year 1947, 1940s, year 1948, year 1949
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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This Crazy World of Ours (1970)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 71 min.
Story: A psychological drama about two young lovers who are emotionally and mentally unstable. Through the flashbacks they are telling what did they do before they ended up in asylum.
Style: non-linear
Plot: mental institution, lovers, mental patient, body painting, taking off shirt, bug, bruise, wet clothes, body paint, insect, beetle, bondage ...
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Day for My Love (1977)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 91 min.
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Duration: 103 min.
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Us 2 (2014)
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Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 99 min.
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