Movies like Between Summers

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Between Summers (1995)
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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

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, gloomy and emotional films with plots about infidelity, adultery, family relations, husband wife relationship, 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), Plastic Man (1999), The Inheritance (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 443
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, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, immaturity, childhood, old age, marital crisis, male female relationship, older man younger woman relationship, infidelity, female nudity, family relations ...
Place: paris france
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95%
 6.6
 201
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: grief, love, accident, death of wife, death of mother, mourning, orphanage, loss of wife, family relations, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, loss of mother ...
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79%
 6.4
 741
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: realistic, atmospheric, serious, contemplative, gloomy
Plot: infidelity, confession, love affair, dishonesty, love and romance, adultery, husband wife relationship, funeral, denial, doctor, grief, cheating wife ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: russia
⇓ 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: teenage girl, friendship, nanny, husband wife relationship, boy, neighbor, little boy, funeral, swimming pool, drowning, accident, death of child ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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 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, infidelity, other woman, male female relationship, marriage, tragedy, marital infidelity
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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, gloomy ...
Plot: family relations, dysfunctional family, family life, family business, parents and children, inheritance, family problems, family values, crumbling marriage, love and romance, society, family in crisis ...
Time: contemporary
Place: denmark, europe, sweden, southern france, copenhagen ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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: shower, lesbian kiss, politician, cigarette smoking, mother daughter relationship, funeral, infidelity, female nudity, lesbian, beach, adultery, fired from the job ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 7.0
 11K
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, ex husband ex wife relationship, divorce, husband wife relationship, strong female character, mother daughter relationship, philosophy, female director, high school teacher, female teacher, philosopher, panic attack ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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 7.7
 133K
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, captivating, rough
Plot: maid, routine, middle class, master servant relationship, infidelity, nanny, pregnancy, female protagonist, class differences, strongman, dating, professor ...
Time: 70s, year 1970, year 1971
Place: mexico city, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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: touching, sincere, emotional, realistic, serious ...
Plot: family relations, infidelity, family business, adultery, parents and children, dishonesty, couples, human nature, forbidden love, love and romance, brewery, extramarital affair ...
Place: japan, asia, kyoto japan
⇓ 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, atmospheric, captivating, sexual ...
Plot: family relations, couples, homecoming, love and romance, society, husband wife relationship, adultery, seduction, infidelity, father son relationship, lovers reunited, family business ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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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, captivating, humorous, psychological
Plot: vacation, parent child relationship, divorce, hotel, mother daughter relationship, sister sister relationship, infidelity, love, family relations, friendship, female director, female nudity ...
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: male female relationship, flashback, horse and carriage, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, death of lover, traffic accident, mascot, teddy bear, last will and testament, pregnancy, 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: surrogate son, male female relationship, mourning, gay interest, drug use, family relations, repressed homosexual, ex girlfriend, depression, search, death of son, mental illness ...
Place: rome italy, sicily
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.9
 348
Capricciosa (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A Swedish drama by Reza Bagher.
Plot: alcoholic, dysfunctional family, family relations, cancer, death of mother, foster home, alcohol abuse, belly dancing, family crisis, father son relationship, soccer, teenager ...
Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.7
 924
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, suspenseful ...
Plot: guilt, road accident, couples, winter, starting over, hopes, human nature, couple relations, on the run, husband wife relationship, terminal illness, father son relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, europe, norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.6
 226
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, love, sister, extramarital affair, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love triangle, sister sister relationship, infidelity, seductress, male objectification, dropout ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.2
 33K
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: sincere, thought provoking, lyrical, twists and turns
Plot: novelist, writers, nobel prize, infidelity, professor, sexism, extramarital affair, wife husband relationship, marriage, revelation, father son relationship, adulterous husband ...
Time: 90s, 1960s, 1990s, 60s, 50s ...
Place: stockholm sweden, connecticut, manhattan new york city, eastern europe, new york ...
⇓ 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: sea, business, unfaithful wife, coast, husband wife relationship, sex, erotica, small town, nudity (full frontal - brief), priest, infidelity, adultery ...
Time: 1800s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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, sex scene, single mother, adultery, extramarital affair, unfaithful husband, plumber, large penis, cunnilingus, single woman, large breasts ...
⇓ 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: witch, uncle niece relationship, 11 year old, extramarital affair, adultery, infidelity, male female relationship, girl, family relations, post world war two, recluse, tied to a tree ...
Time: 1940s
Place: pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.6
 688
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, serious, touching, realistic ...
Plot: farm, family relations, depression, guilt, death of brother, hunting, grief, human nature, dysfunctional family, life is a bitch, dealing with death, death in the family ...
Time: 80s
Place: montana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.4
 900
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, touching, emotional, realistic, gloomy
Plot: pregnancy, life turned upside down, couple relations, life is a bitch, crumbling marriage, family problems, couples, death of child, husband wife relationship, drunkenness, stillbirth, adultery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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: sincere, suspense, touching, captivating
Plot: gay lead character, gay, gay husband, lgbt, love triangle, husband wife relationship, falling in love, fall in love, infidelity, extramarital affair, gay father, adultery ...
⇓ 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: gloomy, serious, emotional, sincere, contemplative ...
Plot: legends and myths, rivalry, vengeance, mentally unstable, betrayal, dishonesty, couples, love and romance, life is a bitch, mythology, nightgown, gift ...
Time: 80s
Place: denmark, europe, ancient greece, 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: incest, small town, family problems, small town life, redemption, betrayal, lawyer, loss of child, family relations, artist, snow, bus ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: canada, british columbia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.5
 1K
Máncora (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain, Peru
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Following the suicide of his father, haunted by inner demons and his hatred for the world, Santiago decides to escape from Lima and take refuge in Máncora, a beach to the north of Peru where it is always summer.
Style: serious, sentimental, sexual, contemplative, realistic ...
Plot: adultery, swinger couple, cheating wife, love triangle, infidelity, sexual relations, stepbrother stepsister relationship, threesome, coping, vacation, strong sexual content, beach ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: peru, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.6
 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, bully, journalism, father son relationship, school, rape, bare breasts, bicycle, sex, tabloid, pedophilia ...
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: realistic, emotional, psychological, captivating, gloomy ...
Plot: family relations, cold relationship, marriage, infidelity, love, estrangement, family problems, dysfunctional family, parents and children, resentment, dishonesty, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: prague, czech republic, denmark, europe, central europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.6
 244
The Birthday (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Michael has a secret that he intends to announce during his birthday party. He has finally decided to propose to Catti, his girlfriend of many years. But Catti has other plans ...
Plot: father son relationship, pride, birthday, adultery, rescue from drowning, seven deadly sins
Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%