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, summer, divorce, beach, vacation, adultery, tragedy, family relations, funeral, father son relationship, infidelity, grief, death of child, husband wife relationship, guilt, extramarital affair, drowning, sister sister relationship, death of son, mourning, brother in law sister in law relationship, aunt nephew relationship, mother son relationship
Place: eastern europe, stockholm sweden, denmark

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Most similar movies to Between Summers

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, serious, touching and realistic films with plots about family relations, infidelity, husband wife relationship, adultery, father son relationship, extramarital affair and male female relationship mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like Between Summers: Betrayal (2012), Le Garcu (1995), Together (2009), The Inheritance (2003), Plastic Man (1999). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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: serious, realistic, atmospheric, gloomy, contemplative
Plot: infidelity, confession, love affair, adultery, love and romance, dishonesty, husband wife relationship, grief, funeral, doctor, cuckold, relationships ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.6
 546
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: nudity (full frontal - brief), family relations, childhood, older man younger woman relationship, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, male female relationship, old age, marital crisis, immaturity, mistress, separated parents ...
Time: 90s
Place: paris france, france
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91%
 6.5
 217
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.
Style: captivating, entertaining
Plot: father son relationship, family relations, love, grief, lost love, character change, family vacation, lifestyle change, relationships, vacation, changing lives, travel ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
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: boy, husband wife relationship, friendship, neighbor, family relations, nanny, death of son, accident, babysitting, drowning, death of child, fishing ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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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, stylized ...
Plot: family relations, adultery, dysfunctional family, family life, family business, love and romance, crumbling marriage, family problems, family values, inheritance, parents and children, society ...
Time: contemporary
Place: sweden, europe, denmark, stockholm sweden, copenhagen ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 7.2
 47
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, love affair, extramarital affair, infidelity, tragedy, affair, marriage, other woman, male female relationship, marital infidelity
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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 ...
Style: touching, suspense, tense, disturbing, psychological
Plot: adultery, family relations, death of mother, loss of mother, cancer, terminal illness, infidelity, mother daughter relationship, playing piano, beach, flashback, female nudity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 7.2
 39K
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, lyrical, twists and turns
Plot: nobel prize, novelist, writers, infidelity, professor, aspiring writer, sexism, extramarital affair, husband wife relationship, marriage, revelation, adulterous husband ...
Time: 90s, 60s, year 1958, year 1968, year 1960 ...
Place: stockholm sweden, connecticut, eastern europe, new york, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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 5.8
 380
Capricciosa (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A Swedish drama by Reza Bagher.
Style: sincere, touching, serious, suspenseful
Plot: family relations, dysfunctional family, father son relationship, foster home, family crisis, teenager, death of mother, alcohol abuse, funeral, belly dancing, soccer, alcoholic ...
Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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, sister sister relationship, infidelity, family relations, love, friendship, one night stand, female nudity ...
Time: 21st century
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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: emotional, sincere, touching, serious, realistic ...
Plot: family relations, infidelity, family business, adultery, parents and children, dishonesty, forbidden love, human nature, couples, love and romance, small business, father daughter relationship ...
Place: japan, asia, kyoto japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 7.7
 154K
Roma (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico, USA
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: thought provoking, touching, captivating, rough
Plot: maid, routine, middle class, master servant relationship, strongman, female protagonist, pregnancy, infidelity, class differences, nanny, professor, dating ...
Time: 70s, year 1970, year 1971
Place: mexico city, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Hadi Be Oglum (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Ali, a fisherman, devoted his life to his young son, Efe. Efe was the only son of Ali who was in this life. Efe is different from other children. Efe, who has a communication problem, is not a child who can laugh and play and react to what he hears. ...
Style: emotional, realistic, sentimental, captivating
Plot: love, father son relationship, sea, summer, ship, family relations, romance, youth, couples, understanding, death of mother, suicide ...
Place: turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.4
 70
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: infidelity, car accident, flashback, death of father, husband wife relationship, death, father son relationship, fall in love, male female relationship, death of lover, last will and testament, teddy bear ...
Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 7.2
 14
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: male female relationship, family relations, mental illness, loss of son, surrogate son, husband wife relationship, drug use, friend, father son relationship, death of son, depression, suicide ...
Place: sicily, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Shoot the Moon (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: After fifteen years of marriage, an affluent couple divorce and take up with new partners.
Style: emotional, realistic, serious, psychological, sexy ...
Plot: family relations, infidelity, divorce, marital crisis, dysfunctional family, unfulfillment, love and romance, life is a bitch, crumbling marriage, parents and children, family in crisis, love affair ...
Time: 80s, 70s
Place: san francisco, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Beyond the Horizon (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Switzerland, Belgium
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Summer '76, there's a heatwave and the Swiss countryside is drying out at top speed. In this stifling environment, Gus who is thirteen years old and son of a farmer, sees both his family environment and his innocence relentlessly breaking. ...
Style: captivating
Plot: family relations, countryside, summer, coming of age, farming, family problems, mother son relationship, father son relationship, relationship problems, family, dysfunctional family, child's point of view ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Nie mehr wie es war (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Tomas is happy as family father, raising teen son Milan (as his knavish buddy) and running-especially gastronomically- a club with his mother Nike, whose absences to take course aiming for career progress causes tension. Covering for Milan's ...
Style: captivating
Plot: fatherhood, adultery, family problems, search for father, family relations, father son relationship, family, relationships, relationship problems, dysfunctional family, male female relationship, husband wife relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 7.1
 1K
Daybreak (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 108 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: realistic, touching, bleak, sincere, psychological ...
Plot: infidelity, family problems, crumbling marriage, vengeance, couples, family relations, dishonesty, introspection, parents and children, love affair, redemption, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.8
 676
Heaven's Heart (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden, Denmark
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Two couples, old friends, end up in a heated debate over adultery at a dinner party.
Style: psychological, talky, realistic, captivating, clever ...
Plot: infidelity, love affair, best friends, couples, estrangement, unfulfillment, society, anniversary, couple relations, introspection, family problems, marriage ...
Place: sweden, denmark, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
A Woman's Life (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Normandy, 1819. Jeanne is a young woman full of childish dreams and innocence when she returns home after finishing her schooling in a convent. She marries a local Viscount, Julien de Lamare, who soon reveals himself to be a miserly and unfaithful ...
Style: captivating
Plot: couples, husband wife relationship, adultery, infidelity, male female relationship, marital problem, family problems, unfulfilled love, love interest, dysfunctional marriage, marriage, love story ...
Time: 19th century
Place: normandy
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.9
 5K
Pure (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Katarina is 20 years old. With a troubled past in a dreary suburb, her life seems to be already set in stone - until she discovers music. Everything changes when she hears a performance of Mozart’s 'Requiem' at the Gothenburg Concert ...
Style: realistic, serious, sexy, suspenseful, touching ...
Plot: self discovery, love affair, youth, lifestyle, love and romance, couples, fall in love, adolescence vs adulthood, solace, betrayal, mother daughter relationship, infidelity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: sweden, europe, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.7
 981
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: captivating, serious, tense, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: road accident, winter, guilt, couples, hopes, starting over, couple relations, human nature, on the run, husband wife relationship, terminal illness, adultery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, norway, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.4
 8K
The Commune (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark, Sweden, Netherlands
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Erik, a lecturer in architecture, inherits his father’s large old house in Hellerup, north of Copenhagen. His wife Anna, a well-known television newscaster, suggests that they invite their friends to come and live with them. In this way she hopes ...
Style: captivating, exciting, psychological, touching, thought provoking ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: commune, husband wife relationship, marriage, jealousy, love, professor, student, architect, parents and children, family relations, society, disorder ...
Time: 70s, contemporary, year 2016
Place: denmark, copenhagen
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.9
 357
Modesty (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Pudor is about intimacy, about the desires, obsessions, secrets and fears that we keep hidden, even from those we love most. The characters in this story are a man who is going to die, a woman who receives anonymous erotic notes, an older man who is ...
Style: serious, disturbing, sincere, captivating
Plot: husband wife relationship, dysfunctional family, secret admirer, unhappy marriage, adultery, guilt, loneliness, teenage sexuality, dementia, brain tumor, insecurity, cousin cousin relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.5
 308
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, love, sister, relationships, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, extramarital affair, femme fatale, death of mother, father daughter conflict, infidelity, saving a life, sister sister relationship ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.0
 299
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, military police, prime minister, father son relationship, marital problem, political campaign, election, family relations, iraq war, war criminal, mother son relationship, grieving mother ...
Time: 2000s, year 2005, year 2003
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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: countryside, loyalty, sheriff, adultery, infidelity, amish, patriarch, girl, witch, dysfunctional family, extramarital affair, recluse ...
Time: post world war two, 1940s
Place: pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.1
 1K
Long Excuses (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A recently widowed writer whose wife died in a bus crash comes to terms with his grief—or lack of it—in caring for the children of a working man who also lost his wife in the same accident.
Plot: marriage, grief, loss, drifter, prostitute, japanese girl, allergy, japanese woman, writers, fatal accident, bus, bus accident ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Saved by Grace (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A retired police officer, despondent over the loss of his family, contemplates a dramatic decision which will change his life forever, until he meets a mysterious woman who, through her personal stories, gives him a reason to re-examine what is most ...
Style: christian film, sincere, suspenseful
Plot: family relations, faith, father son relationship, christian, fatherhood, integrity, love, husband wife relationship, father, grief, couple relations, changing lives ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%