Movies like Between Summers

If you like "Between Summers" you are looking for movies about / with sea, family relations, summer, sister sister relationship, beach, divorce and vacation themes of Drama genre shot in Sweden or Denmark.
Find your next favorite and similar movies in two steps: 1. Identify all themes of interest from this film (block below). 2. Look for them in the presented list.
Between Summers (1995)
 6.0
 65
Between Summers (1995)
Original name: Sommaren
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden, Denmark
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Torun and Mikael have been married for a few years. When vacationing on the Danish coast, their young son Melker accidentally drowns. Torun initially blames her sister, who was supposed to supervise her children. Later she turns her anger and grief against her husband. Since none of them know what to do with their feelings, they start to drift apart.
Plot: sea, family relations, summer, sister sister relationship, beach, divorce, vacation, tragedy, infidelity, adultery, father son relationship, death of son, funeral, grief, death of child, aunt nephew relationship, husband wife relationship, guilt, extramarital affair, drowning, brother in law sister in law relationship, mourning, mother son relationship
Place: denmark, stockholm sweden, eastern europe

Movie in categories

Most similar movies to Between Summers

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, touching and gloomy films with plots about infidelity, family relations, husband wife relationship, adultery, father son relationship, extramarital affair and female nudity mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like Between Summers: Le Garcu (1995), Together (2009), Betrayal (2012), The Inheritance (2003), Plastic Man (1999). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.8
 453
Le Garcu (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A self-centered man (Gérard Depardieu) with many diversions occasionally visits his 4-year-old son (Antoine Pialat) and the boy's mother (Géraldine Pailhas).
Plot: mistress, immaturity, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, family relations, nudity (full frontal - brief), infidelity, childhood, older man younger woman relationship, male female relationship, death of father, old age ...
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.6
 202
Together (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A family of a father, a mother and their son is looking forward to go on vacation. On the way they experience an accident, and their lives are suddenly and unexpectedly turned upside down.
Plot: love, grief, father son relationship, death of wife, orphanage, accident, husband wife relationship, death of mother, loss of wife, loss of mother, mourning, family relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Casey's Gift: For Love of a Child (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The friendships held between two families is threatened when one of their sons drowns in the other family's swimming pool.
Plot: babysitting, friendship, fishing, husband wife relationship, accident, accidental death, nanny, family relations, neighbor neighbor relationship, funeral, death of child, little boy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 6.4
 746
Betrayal (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 115 min.
Story: While examining one of her patients, a doctor reveals that her husband is cheating with the patient's wife.
Style: atmospheric, realistic, serious, contemplative, gloomy
Plot: infidelity, confession, love affair, love and romance, dishonesty, husband wife relationship, adultery, doctor, grief, denial, cuckold, funeral ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Movie in collections
The Inheritance (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark, Sweden, Norway, UK
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A young Danish man, Christoffer, lives a life of joy and happiness with his wife Maria in Stockholm. When his father dies his mother insists that Christoffer take over management of the family industry which is in danger of bankruptcy. He is torn ...
Style: serious, sincere, enigmatic, meditative, realistic ...
Plot: family relations, dysfunctional family, family business, family life, inheritance, parents and children, love and romance, crumbling marriage, family problems, family values, society, family in crisis ...
Time: contemporary
Place: sweden, denmark, europe, stockholm sweden, south of france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 7.0
 43
Plastic Man (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A seemingly happily married, successful plastic surgeon embarks on a torrid affair with tragic consequences for his marriage and those close to him.
Plot: family relations, plastic surgeon, affair, extramarital affair, male female relationship, other woman, marriage, infidelity, tragedy, marital infidelity
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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 ...
Plot: female nudity, terminal illness, flashback, bible quote, bible, lesbian kiss, death of mother, meeting, bicycle, cancer, playing piano, sms ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 7.0
 12K
Things to Come (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Nathalie teaches philosophy at a high school in Paris. She is passionate about her job and particularly enjoys passing on the pleasure of thinking. Married with two children, she divides her time between her family, former students and her very ...
Plot: infidelity, strong female character, ex husband ex wife relationship, divorce, husband wife relationship, mother daughter relationship, philosophy, high school teacher, female director, strong female lead, retirement home, singing in a car ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Movie in collections
The End of Summer (1961)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The Kohayakawa family is thrown into distress when childlike father Manbei takes up with his old mistress, in one of Ozu’s most deftly modulated blendings of comedy and tragedy.
Style: sincere, emotional, touching, serious, realistic ...
Plot: family relations, infidelity, family business, adultery, parents and children, dishonesty, love and romance, couples, human nature, forbidden love, brewery, sister sister relationship ...
Place: japan, asia, kyoto japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.9
 349
Capricciosa (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A Swedish drama by Reza Bagher.
Style: touching, serious, sincere, suspenseful
Plot: dysfunctional family, family relations, foster home, death of mother, family crisis, teenager, father son relationship, funeral, alcohol abuse, belly dancing, soccer, cancer ...
Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 7.7
 136K
Roma (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 135 min.
Story: A story that chronicles a year in the life of a middle-class family in Mexico City in the early 1970s.
Style: touching, thought provoking, rough, captivating
Plot: maid, routine, middle class, master servant relationship, female protagonist, class differences, strongman, nanny, infidelity, pregnancy, sea, adultery ...
Time: 70s, year 1971, year 1970
Place: mexico city, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 7.2
 34K
The Wife (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Sweden, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A wife questions her life choices as she travels to Stockholm with her husband, where he is slated to receive the Nobel Prize for Literature.
Style: thought provoking, sincere, twists and turns, lyrical
Plot: novelist, writers, nobel prize, professor, infidelity, sexism, extramarital affair, wife husband relationship, husband wife relationship, marriage, revelation, father son relationship ...
Time: 90s, 60s, 1960s, 1990s, year 1958 ...
Place: stockholm sweden, connecticut, manhattan new york city, sweden, eastern europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Unanswered Prayers (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After his football career, Ben Beck returned to his Virginia small town and joined the family building firm. His family happiness with wife Lorrie and adolescent son Jessie is suddenly tested by the return of Ben's first high-school love, Ava ...
Style: realistic, psychological, captivating, atmospheric, sexy ...
Plot: family relations, love and romance, homecoming, couples, society, adultery, husband wife relationship, infidelity, father son relationship, seduction, family business, lovers reunited ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.9
 934
All inclusive (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After finding out that her husband cheated on her, Lise and her two daughters Ditte and Sigrid decides to go on vacation to Malta. The two sisters are very different and tries to cheer the mother up in very different ways. All inclusive is a movie ...
Style: emotional, humorous, captivating, psychological
Plot: vacation, parent child relationship, divorce, hotel, mother daughter relationship, infidelity, sister sister relationship, love, family relations, friendship, female director, one night stand ...
Time: 21st century
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.4
 60
Bamse (1968)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Sweden, Denmark
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Christer Berg dies in a car crash and is found with a teddy bear named "Bamse". His son, also named Christer finds out that Bamse belongs to his father's lover Barbro Persson. He tries to humiliate her, introducing her to his mother ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: horse and carriage, teenage boy, husband wife relationship, adultery, flashback, pregnancy, love triangle, death of father, death of lover, death, extramarital affair, memory ...
Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 7.2
 11
Left Out (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Giulio, a young man from Sicily, arrives in Rome to trace back Aurora, his ex-girlfriend whom he cannot forget. He stays with a couple of family friends, Rosalia and Eugenio, who have lost their only son, Nello, of the same age as Giulio. The ...
Plot: ex girlfriend, depression, death of son, husband wife relationship, mental illness, suicide, gay interest, mourning, family relations, drug use, repressed homosexual, male female relationship ...
Place: sicily, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 7.1
 1K
Daybreak (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Sweden, shortly before Christmas. Surgeon Rickard is told the job he expected goes to a Dane, because of his substance abuse. It's too late to cancel dinner with his in-laws. The guest couple announces their in-vitro is a success. Then ...
Style: touching, psychological, bleak, sincere, realistic ...
Plot: infidelity, vengeance, crumbling marriage, family problems, dishonesty, parents and children, family relations, couples, couple relations, love affair, introspection, redemption ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.7
 927
Mercy (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, Norway, France
Duration: 132 min.
Story: A German couple, Niels and Maria, and their teenage son Markus move to the Norwegian coastal town of Hammerfest, hoping for a new beginning in the land of endless twilight. Instead they find themselves drifting further apart. Niels submerges himself ...
Style: serious, captivating, tense, realistic, touching ...
Plot: guilt, road accident, couples, winter, hopes, starting over, on the run, couple relations, human nature, terminal illness, husband wife relationship, infidelity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, europe, norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Telegraphist (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark, Norway
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Set against the beautiful backdrop of northern Norway, this film tells the story of a telegraphist in a very small community at the turn of the century.
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), coast, sea, business, small town, priest, husband wife relationship, adultery, erotica, sex, fire, infidelity ...
Time: 1800s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.0
 270
Reg (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In June 2003, Reg Keys and his wife Sally return to their home in the Welsh countryside. As they switch on the TV to hear six military policemen have been murdered in Iraq, two men arrive bearing the terrible news that their son, Tom, was among them.
Style: political, suspense, suspenseful, touching, rough ...
Plot: husband wife relationship, father son relationship, military police, election, prime minister, political campaign, family relations, marital problem, iraq war, war criminal, mother son relationship, death of brother ...
Time: 2000s, year 2003, year 2005
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.6
 692
The Stone Boy (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: One summer morning, 12-year-old Arnold Hillerman and his 17-year-old brother Eugene wake at dawn to pick peas and perhaps shoot a wild duck on their family's Montana farm. In a nearby pasture, Arnold's gun fires accidentally. His brother ...
Style: gloomy, psychological, touching, emotional, bleak ...
Plot: farm, family relations, hunting, depression, grief, death of brother, guilt, infidelity, down on your luck, family life, human nature, family in crisis ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, montana
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Birch Interval (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A young girl is sent to live with Amish relatives in post-war Pennsylvania, where her life dramatically changes.
Plot: patriarch, adultery, infidelity, recluse, loyalty, uncle niece relationship, dysfunctional family, family relations, weirdo, husband wife relationship, post world war two, male female relationship ...
Time: 1940s
Place: pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.6
 237
Baby Sister (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Sultry college dropout Annie Burroughs moves in with her older sister Marsha and proceeds to break up the relationship between Marsha and her live-in boyfriend David Mitchell so Annie can begin a sensuous love affair and have David all for herself.
Plot: adultery, relationships, sister, love, pantyhose, seductress, mother and daughter, guilty, male objectification, family relations, dropout, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Obscure Spring (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Igor is a plumber; Pina serves coffee. It is winter and they both deeply desire each other, but they are not free. In trying to figure out how to realize their love, she decides to make a lion costume for her little son and he decides to buy a ...
Plot: infidelity, seductress, single mother, adultery, sex scene, extramarital affair, large breasts, force feeding, large penis, cunnilingus, male nudity, female nudity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.4
 905
Return to Zero (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Based on the true story of a successful couple, Maggie and Aaron who are preparing for the arrival of their first child.
Style: serious, realistic, emotional, touching, gloomy
Plot: pregnancy, couple relations, life turned upside down, couples, family problems, life is a bitch, crumbling marriage, husband wife relationship, death of child, infidelity, adultery, drunkenness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
An Unusual Affair (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Story: Jochen Wenzel, a young teacher, married with two kids, one day surprisingly falls in love with a young male colleague, Tom Leuthner and they begin an unusual affair (= "Eine aussergewöhnliche Affäre"). While Ina, Jochen's wife, ...
Style: touching, suspense, sincere, captivating
Plot: gay lead character, gay, gay husband, lgbt, love triangle, fall in love, husband wife relationship, infidelity, extramarital affair, falling in love, bisexual, homosexual ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.1
 3K
Medea (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 76 min.
Story: It is an adaptation of the Greek tragedy Medea from Euripides, a version where the Gods willing and intervations are absent. Medea is the tragic character that after helping Jason in the Voyage of the Argonauts (myth says that she has even ...
Style: sincere, emotional, gloomy, realistic, serious ...
Plot: legends and myths, vengeance, couples, love and romance, betrayal, life is a bitch, dishonesty, mentally unstable, rivalry, mythology, aerial shot, poison ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, denmark, greece, ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Sweet Hereafter (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A small mountain community in Canada is devastated when a school bus accident leaves more than a dozen of its children dead. A big-city lawyer arrives to help the survivors' and victims' families prepare a class-action suit, but his ...
Style: bleak, non-linear, emotional, atmospheric, psychological ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: small town, family problems, incest, small town life, redemption, betrayal, lawyer, bus, snow, family relations, artist, loss of child ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: canada, british columbia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.5
 181
The Rabbit Man (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Hans and Lollo just had their first child. Hans is a gym teacher and is constantly tormented by his pupils. Hans's dad Bengt, is a news reporter on TV9, the channel who shows "such as people want to see". Bengt's latest report ...
Plot: pedophile, rapist, tabloid, pedophilia, rape, bully, bicycle, father son relationship, sex, bare breasts, school, female nudity ...
Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.7
 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: emotional, realistic, psychological, captivating, gloomy ...
Plot: family relations, cold relationship, marriage, infidelity, love, dysfunctional family, estrangement, family problems, dishonesty, unfulfillment, emotionless, resentment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: prague, czech republic, denmark, europe, central europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%