Movies like Being Venice

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Being Venice (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 89 min.
Story: New Zealand-born, Aussie-based filmmaker Miro Bilbrough follows up her acclaimed shorts with her debut feature - a character study of a troubled young woman named Venice.
Plot: head injury, swimming, australian, father daughter relationship
Place: sydney australia

Most similar movies to Being Venice

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and psychological films with plots about father daughter relationship, swimming, female nudity, australian, love, father son relationship and kiss mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like Being Venice: Force of Destiny (2015), Candy Regentag (1989), Japanese Story (2003), Now and Forever (1983), Five Moments of Infidelity (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Force of Destiny (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A journey of love and hope, of courage and sacrifice, and one man's miraculous salvation through a life-saving liver transplant. FORCE OF DESTINY is a story of survival inspired by Paul Cox's personal experiences and his recent book Tales ...
Plot: spirituality, love, australian
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Candy Regentag (1989)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Flesh and fantasy fill the nights of the call girls at Bambi’s, a flashy back street brothel. Join Bambi, Candy and the girls for an evening or two and find out what happens in the violent world of sex for sale. Candy is new to the business. She ...
Plot: breasts, kissing, brothel, nipples, bed, sex scene, coming of age, orgasm, falling in love, vagina, friendship, friend ...
Place: sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
Japanese Story (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Against the background of an Australian desert landscape, so much space and so few people, Sandy, a geologist, and Hiromitsu, a Japanese businessman, play out a story of human inconsequence in the face of the blistering universe. The end of the ...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, sincere, atmospheric ...
Plot: culture clash, desert, romance, unlikely couple, love, wilderness, isolation, society, couples, opposites attract, interracial relations, love affair ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia, sydney australia, japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
Now and Forever (1983)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A couple's seemingly "perfect" marriage is shaken when the husband is charged with rape.
Plot: horse riding, husband wife relationship, swimming, woman on top, lifting up dress, two in a shower, trial, memory, skinny dipping
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
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Five Moments of Infidelity (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A true to life sensual drama showing intense moments of infidelity across five different worlds in the same city; the sexy young things, who think they have nothing to lose; the upwardly mobile thirty-something couple bored with their perfect ...
Plot: infidelity, female nudity, female masturbation, australian, gay club, large breasts, cheating girlfriend, mother daughter conflict, troubled teen, cheating wife, gay relationship, womanizer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
The Black Balloon (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia, UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Thomas is turning 16. His dad's in the army and they've just moved to a town in New South Wales; his mom is pregnant; his older brother, Charlie, who's autistic, has his own adolescent sexual issues. Thomas finds Charlie an ...
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, sincere, touching ...
Plot: birthday, first love, hospital bed, autism, swimming, social services, family dinner, coming of age, human nature, siblings relations, teenage love, mental illness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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Tim (1979)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Handsome but backward gardener Tim Melville has a new woman in his life. She is Mary, his widowed employer, a woman who had given up on love until she had found Tim. At first they are friends. But soon they become lovers, as Mary, drawn to ...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, touching, sentimental ...
Plot: mentally challenged, older woman younger man relationship, small town, single parent, romance, social misfits, unlikely couple, human nature, couple relations, friendship, parents and children, social differences ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 6.6
 45
Floodhouse (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Two girls are sent to live in the Australian bush with their hippy father. As they gradually bond, a stranger arrives from a town called Paradise.
Plot: nature, coming of age, bathtub, bare breasts, female nudity, bathing, flood, countryside
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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The Everlasting Secret Family (1988)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A beautiful, if ambitious and amoral, youth is tapped to become the lover of a powerful senator. The young man quickly realizes that he can hold this place, with all its perks, only as long as he is young. He has no other function than being young. ...
Style: sexual, serious, disturbing, realistic, gloomy ...
Plot: politics, gays and lesbians, transsexual, lgbt, manipulations, sexual abuse, sexual relations, political corruption, voyeurism, campaign, dishonesty, state affairs ...
Time: 80s
Place: australia, antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 6.6
 81
Serenades (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A girl is born to an Aboriginal mother and an Afgan father.
Style: serious, tense, realistic
Plot: human spirit, couple relations, forbidden love, parents and children, culture clash, pregnancy, injustice, love and romance, society, couples, family relations, coming of age ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Taking the Plunge 2 (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Gaby and Fred are preparing for the world swimming championships which will be held in Quebec this year. Their love will be purt to the test when a former love of Gaby's turns up at the championships. Gaby finds herself at a crucial point of ...
Plot: swimming, swimming pool, sport competition, young adult, high school
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Truth or Dare (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Dominican Republic
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Aura and Gael's passionate new love is quickly overshadowed by horrible news: Aura is diagnosed with an aggressive brain tumor. Gael decides to stay in the relationship and support her, but don Julio, her father, deeply concerned about his ...
Plot: swimming, promise, art school, cancer, orphan
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Till Human Voices Wake Us (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Sam and Silvy are best friends. One night, as they are watching a falling star while floating on their backs in a lake, Sylvy disappears from his side. Despite his best efforts, he cannot find her under water. Many years later, Sam, now a ...
Style: serious, realistic, touching, psychological
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, hypnosis, romance, small town, haunted by the past, hopes, youth, friends, mysterious character, dealing with death, meaningful kiss, sex ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
A Silent Agreement (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Reuben, a sensitive writer, grapples with a speech impediment as his boyfriend, Derek, a profoundly deaf Human Rights activist, provides strategies to restore his confidence and communication skills. When Reuben approaches an over-the-hill film ...
Style: intellectual
Plot: single mother, politics, kitchen, lust, exploitation, musician, gift, cuddling, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, male nudity, cell phone, love triangle ...
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Only the Brave (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 59 min.
Story: Alex is in love with her best friend, Vicki, her mother has dissapeared and she sets fire to things in her spare time. Vicki comes from an abusive home and wants Alex to run away with her. Alex is a bit of a nerd and a teachers pet, so takes ...
Style: bleak, serious, realistic, disturbing, gloomy ...
Plot: coming of age, sexual abuse, friendship, gays and lesbians, social misfits, drug abuse, gender, life is a bitch, youth, mentally unstable, self discovery, teachers and students ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia, melbourne, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Ali's Wedding (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: After a "white lie" which spirals out of control, a neurotic, naive and musically gifted Muslim cleric's eldest son must follow through with an arranged marriage, except he is madly in love with an Australian born-Lebanese girl.
Plot: arabic, australian, wedding, mosque, falling in love, police officer, brother sister relationship, university, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, friend, flashback ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 7.1
 864
Beneath Clouds (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The story of Lena, the light-skinned daughter of an Aboriginal mother and Irish father and Vaughn, a Murri boy doing time in a minimum security prison in North West NSW. Dramatic events throw them together on a journey with no money and no ...
Style: serious, sincere, realistic, captivating
Plot: on the road, social injustice, single mother, prison, bus, irish, prejudice, identity, convict, coming of age, racism, interracial relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.3
 199
That Summer (1971)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Greece
Duration: 79 min.
Story: The mother of a girl decides to trust his father, with whom he is separated, when he learns that it is seriously ill. This summer will be the last for both of them and all that is left to Peter is to stand by their child.
Plot: husband wife reunion, reflection in water, doctor, father daughter relationship, death of wife, terminal illness
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Nuvve... Nuvve... (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 168 min.
Story: Vishwanath (Prakash Raj) is a millionaire whose daughter is Anjali (Shriya Saran). Vishwanath loves his daughter very much. So much that he even buys her an Icecream Parlor when his daughter asks him for an ice cream. What Vishwanath expects is a ...
Plot: office, love, father daughter relationship, domineering father, arranged marriage, beggar
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
You Light Up My Life (1977)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Laurie has been in show business since she was a child. Her dream is to be a singer, songwriter and actress. Her father wants her to be a comedian like him and Laurie only tries because it pleases her father. But she is a lousy comedian. She ...
Plot: father daughter relationship, audition, telling a joke, chance meeting, one night stand, recording session
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.8
 347
Romeo & Juliet (1978)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 168 min.
Story: Two households, both alike in dignity, in fair Verona where we lay our scene, from ancient grudge break to new mutiny where civil blood makes civil hands unclean. From forth the fatal loins of these two foes a pair of star-cross'd lovers take ...
Plot: shakespeare's romeo and juliet, tragedy, love, mother daughter relationship, father daughter relationship, father son relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 7.3
 40K
Candy (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A poet falls in love with an art student, who gravitates to his bohemian lifestyle -- and his love of heroin. Hooked as much on one another as they are on the drug, their relationship alternates between states of oblivion, self-destruction, and ...
Style: realistic, emotional, gloomy, serious, sexual ...
Plot: heroin, drug abuse, addiction, destructive relationship, artist, marriage, life is a bitch, lovers, love and romance, fall in love, obsession, junkie ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia, mcdonald's restaurant, sydney australia, melbourne australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.9
 6K
Delibal (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Turkey
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A love story following two young people battling with their emotions and dreams, the pressures of career, family and not knowing what the future holds. Füsun is a brilliant student, destined for a successful career but can't help from falling ...
Plot: bird, fight, disappearance, suicide, drummer, bipolar disorder, jealousy, swimming, university, kiss, teacher, father son relationship ...
Place: istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Somersault (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Australian teenager Heidi is left with little choice but to leave home after she's caught red-handed with her mother's boyfriend. With few options, Heidi ends up in Jindabyne, a tourist community. Upon meeting Joe at a bar, she pursues a ...
Style: psychological, emotional, serious, touching, realistic ...
Plot: self discovery, coming of age, teenage life, love and romance, youth, couples, friendship, couple relations, teenager, fall in love, gas station, resort ...
Time: contemporary
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50%
 7.3
 6K
Proof (1991)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The life of a blind photographer who is looked after by a housekeeper is disrupted by the arrival of an agreeable restaurant worker.
Style: clever, witty, psychological, realistic, serious ...
Plot: betrayal, friendship, blind man, photographer, obsession, love triangle, romance, dishonesty, love and romance, rivalry, society, couples ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia, new york, california
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49%
 7.1
 282
Juliet in Love (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Francis Ng is Jordan, a low level triad who finds himself strangely attracted to divorced restaurant hostess Juliet (Sandra Ng), who’s had a mastectomy and has since retreated into a shell. Through coincidence, the two form a makeshift family with ...
Plot: driving lesson, child care, tragedy, tragic romance, triad, father daughter relationship, baby
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47%
 6.2
 28K
Adore (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia, France
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Lil and Roz are two lifelong friends, having grown up together as neighbors in an idyllic beach town. As adults, their sons have developed a friendship as strong as that which binds their mothers. One summer, all four are confronted by simmering ...
Style: sexy, emotional, captivating, serious, atmospheric ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: forbidden love, love affair, fall in love, sexual relations, infidelity, couples, parents and children, love and romance, lust, friends, friendship, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia, sydney australia
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46%
 6.0
 227
Dandy (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Set in Paris during the 1960s, a group of stylish teenagers hang out at a club called the Drugstore. Shy Philippe wants to meet a girl but he doesn't know how to go about it. Experienced Nathalie invites him and his friend Marc to the birthday ...
Plot: virgin, widower, coming of age, birthday party, summer vacation, insecurity, businessman, older man younger woman relationship, sexual initiation, clothes, striptease, flirt ...
Time: 1960s
Place: normandy, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 7.0
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Forbidden Love (1990)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: East Germany
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A coming of age drama from the fall of the Berlin Wall era.
Plot: sex with a minor, gynecologist, schoolgirl, first sex, lolita, puberty, rape, female full frontal nudity, female nudity, female masturbation, bare breasts, father daughter relationship ...
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45%
 6.4
 3K
Burning Man (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Australia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: An English chef with a chic restaurant on Bondi Beach trying to put his life and his relationship with his son back on track while surrounded by women.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sexy, touching
Audience: date night
Plot: restaurant, grief, pain, cancer, friend, marriage, chef, parents and children, family relations, romance, cooking and food, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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