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As a Man Grows Older (1962)
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As a Man Grows Older (1962)
Original name: Senilità
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 111 min.
Story: The place is Trieste and the time is 1927. Emilio Brentani leads a peaceful and uneventful life with his older sister Amalia. At least until the day he meets Angiolina Zarri, a beautiful young woman. But the lady is also fickle, wayward and coquettish. Unfortunately for him, Emilio falls madly in love with her...
Plot: obsession, suicide, unrequited love, tragic love, jealousy, poverty, bachelor, office worker, drifter, artist, marriage proposal, femme fatale, sculptor, obsessive love, brother sister relationship, funeral, thirty something, death of sister, man crying, intoxication, delirium, posing nude, first person narration, crying man
Time: 1920s
Place: italy

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, sexy and sexual films with plots about obsession, jealousy, love and romance, couples, nudity (full frontal - brief), love triangle and female nudity mostly in Drama, Romance and Music genres. Some movies like As a Man Grows Older: A Leap in the Dark (1980), The Lovemakers (1961), Eva (1962), Passion of Love (1981), Girl with a Suitcase (1961). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
A Leap in the Dark (1980)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, France, West Germany
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Mauro, a judge, is worried about his older sister Marta, who took care of him since he was a boy, and is now affected by psychic problems and suicide fantasies. She seems to recover from her depression when Mauro acquaints her with Giovanni, a ...
Plot: suicide, male nudity, judge, insanity, brother sister relationship
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.9
 423
The Lovemakers (1961)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The death of a wealthy patriarch in 1885 sets off an interfamily power struggle.
Plot: femme fatale, relic, tragic love, lack of money, atheist, brothel madam, farm, city country contrast, brothel, man slaps a woman, deathbed, misery ...
Time: 1880s
Place: florence, florence italy, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.4
 1K
Eva (1962)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Best-selling author Tyvian Jones has a life of leisure in Venice, Italy, until he has a chance encounter with sultry Frenchwoman Eva Olivier. He falls for her instantly, despite already having wedding plans with Francesca Ferrara. Winning Eva's ...
Style: gloomy, atmospheric, psychological, serious, contemplative ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), novelist, unfulfillment, sexual relations, destructive relationship, artists and showbiz, writer's life, couple relations, fall in love, dangerous attraction, power relations, prostitute ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: venice, italy, rome italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Passion of Love (1981)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 117 min.
Story: In the 1860's, Giorgio (Giraudeau), a young Italian soldier is sent to a remote post, far away from his lover, Clara (Antonelli). He is lodged in the house of the colonel (Girotti). He becames friends with the colonel and the local doctor ...
Style: serious, sexy, offbeat, sexual, realistic ...
Plot: obsession, soldier, infidelity, love triangle, military, duel, illness, adult virgin, love and romance, destructive relationship, romance, unfulfillment ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Girl with a Suitcase (1961)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Lorenzo, who's 16 and born to a wealthy family in Parma, tries to make things right toward a showgirl, Aida, whom his older brother has mistreated. In extending kindness and standing up for her, he comes of age. But, is there anything he can do ...
Plot: cleavage, train station, infatuation, jazz singer, protective male, teenage love, priest, teenage boy, teenager, beach, money, dancing ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Great Gatsby (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Stock broker Nick Carraway consents to play Cupid for his rich married first cousin Daisy Buchanen and her former love, successful bootlegger and forger Jay Gatsby.
Style: sentimental, captivating, stylized, serious, realistic ...
Plot: tragic love, obsession, infidelity, lifestyle, love affair, love triangle, unfulfilled love, haunted by the past, society, social differences, dishonesty, couples ...
Time: 1920s, 20s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, chicago illinois, oxford university, yale university
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The World Is Full Of Married Men (1979)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: David Cooper works in advertising but spends more time on his love life despite the fact that he is married. When his wife Linda discovers his girlfriends, she decides to get revenge by having an affair.
Plot: rock star, lesbian sex, female nudity, adultery, secretary, infidelity, jealousy, extramarital affair, actress, blackmail, director, disco ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
A Tale of Love (1986)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 109 min.
Story: This drama about a young girl's struggle to overcome the dehumanization of poverty depicts the steady, corrosive effects of her life on her psyche. Bruna (Valeria Golino) has had to work since the age of 13 to help support her father and ...
Plot: female full frontal nudity, death, violence, father daughter relationship, auto mechanic, suicide, brother sister relationship, street life, slum, poverty, apartment, garbage collector ...
Time: 80s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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 7.8
 36K
Jules and Jim (1962)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In Paris, before WWI, two friends, Jules (Austrian) and Jim (French) fall in love with the same woman, Catherine. But Catherine loves and marries Jules. After the war, when they meet again in Germany, Catherine starts to love Jim... This is the ...
Style: talky, sexy, atmospheric, sexual, realistic ...
Plot: love triangle, friendship, marriage, promiscuity, german, world war one, adultery, prostitute, musician, jealousy, new wave, polyamory ...
Time: 1910s, 1920s, 1930s, 20s, 30s ...
Place: paris france, france, europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Swann in Love (1984)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, West Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Swann (Jeremy Irons), an eligible bachelor in the best circles of fin-de-siècle Paris, has also some more vulgar but rich friends, the Verdurins. Through them he meets Odette (Ornella Muti), a courtesan, with whom he falls hopelessly in love. She ...
Style: sexy, sexual, gloomy, realistic, serious ...
Plot: obsession, prostitute, jealousy, courtesan, couples, dishonesty, ambition, anti semitism, femme fatale, society, tragic love, gender ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: paris france, europe, france, italy, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.1
 2K
Carmen (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain, UK, Italy
Duration: 119 min.
Story: In director Vicente Aranda's adaptation of the classic opera, a French writer documents the seductive power of the beautiful Gypsy Carmen, who turns her charms on a young soldier, awakening his passions but ultimately leading to tragedy. Jose ...
Style: sexy, emotional, captivating, erotic, serious ...
Plot: tragic love, femme fatale, lifestyle, obsession, love affair, romance, couples, love triangle, betrayal, love and romance, deadly, soldier ...
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Luzhin Defence (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Based upon the novel by Vladimir Nabokov, a chess grandmaster travels to Italy in the 1920s to play in a tournament and falls in love.
Style: atmospheric, touching, sincere, serious, melancholic ...
Plot: chess, obsession, prodigy, mentally unstable, contests and competitions, supportive spouse, ambition, genius, family relations, love story, eccentricity, loneliness ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 20s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Woman Next Door (1981)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Madame Jouve, the narrator, tells the tragedy of Bernard and Mathilde. Bernard was living happily with his wife Arlette and his son Thomas. One day, a couple, Philippe and Mathilde Bauchard, moves into the next house. This is the accidental reunion ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, captivating, emotional, gloomy ...
Plot: wife, obsession, tragic love, neighbor, love triangle, lovers reunited, romance, dishonesty, couples, destructive relationship, crimes of passion, infidelity ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 19th century, 1920s
Place: france, tokyo, middle east, paris france, rio de janeiro
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Where Am I Going? (1976)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Tullio Hermil is a chauvinist aristocrat who flaunts his mistress to his wife, but when he believes she has been unfaithful he becomes enamored of her again.
Style: realistic, contemplative, sexual, sexy, gloomy ...
Plot: pregnancy, infidelity, love triangle, aristocrat, suicide, vengeance, manipulation, social differences, society, tragic love, innocence lost, family problems ...
Time: 19th century, turn of the century, 1890s
Place: italy, rome italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Frontier of the Dawn (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 106 min.
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Style: atmospheric, serious, sentimental, melancholic, touching ...
Plot: love and romance, couples, haunted by the past, tragic love, obsession, love affair, fall in love, falling in love, unfulfillment, longing, death, hugging ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.8
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Damage (1992)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France
Duration: 111 min.
Story: The life of a respected British politician at the height of his career crumbles when he becomes obsessed with his son's lover.
Style: sexy, sexual, realistic, gloomy, serious ...
Plot: femme fatale, incest, obsession, infidelity, forbidden love, dangerous attraction, family relations, love triangle, love affair, father son relationship, scandal, extramarital affair ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: london, brussels, brussels belgium, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.5
 48
Late Spring (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Set in the 1960's. Joo-Goo (Park Yong-Woo) is viewed as Korea's best sculptor, but he suffers from a disease which will slowly paralyze his body. He gives up interests in the arts and just spends his days meaninglessly. His wife, Jung-sook ...
Style: sentimental, psychological, captivating, realistic
Plot: sculptor, model, artist, jealousy, illness, romance, love, couples, fall in love, post war, terminal illness, spouse abuse ...
Place: south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.0
 476
The Voyage (1974)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Adriana De Mauro loves Cesar Braggi, but Cesar, honoring his father's dying wish, allows his brother, Antonio, to marry Adriana. As fate wills, Antonio dies in an automobile accident. Adriana's mourning for Antonio ends when Cesar steps in ...
Style: gloomy, sentimental, realistic, emotional, touching ...
Audience: girls' night
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Time: 19th century, 1900s, 20th century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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 5.6
 3K
The Voyeur (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: At a college in Rome, a professor, nicknamed "Dodo" is in a deep depression. His stunningly beautiful wife has just left him for another man. Dodo wants her back very badly and has erotic daydreams about her. A beautiful young student in ...
Style: erotic, sexual, sexy, gloomy, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
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Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: italy, rome italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 7.0
 727
The Sea Gull (1968)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 141 min.
Story: Film adaptation of Anton Chekhov's story of life in rural Russia during the latter part of the 19th century.
Style: disturbing, sentimental, touching, rough, no music
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⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 7.6
 28K
Contempt (1963)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 103 min.
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Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: italy, europe, southern italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 4.6
 220
The Dark Sea (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The girlfriend of Detective Luca Mocci moves from the house of her friend Charlotte to live with him. When the corpse of the upper-class escort and student Valentina Martini is found in an apartment, tied and beaten after a kinky sex, Detective ...
Style: porno movie
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Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
I Sent a Letter to My Love (1980)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A middle-aged disabled man unknowingly begins a lonely hearts correspondence with his own unmarried sister, who takes care of him. As he writes more and more to her, he begins to fall in love, and she, knowing that it is her brother who is writing, ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Movie in collections
 5.9
 970
Laura (1979)
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Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A blinded French sculptor completes a statue of a friend's daughter by using his sense of touch.
Style: sexual, sexy, realistic, serious, erotic
Plot: lolita, coming of age, eroticism, family relations, infidelity, teenage love, youth, femme fatale, obsession, dishonesty, couples, power relations ...
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Venetian Woman (1986)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Venice, sixteenth century. Giulio, a foreign gentleman spends a memorable night in the city where he meets and beds two beautiful women. They are Angela, a widowed lady, and Valeria, whose husband has left for Florence.
Style: erotic
Plot: butt naked, lesbian kiss, sex, undressing, voyeurism, erotica, female masturbation, domestic servant, gondola, unfaithful wife, adultery, jealousy ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 7.1
 293
Milosc (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
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Duration: 105 min.
Story: Maria and Tom are in their thirties and have been married ten years. They live in a small town. Both find professional fulfillment in their jobs he in a design company, she at the town hall. They are working together on the decoration of their ...
Plot: jealousy, rape, obsession, pregnancy, death of mother, dying mother, baptism, separation, love triangle, break up, married couple, doubt ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 4.7
 2K
Summer Lover (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Ukraine
Duration: 88 min.
Story: On honeymoon on the island of Lesbos, a woman falls for the daughter of a Russian archaeologist.
Style: erotic, realistic, serious, melancholic, suspenseful ...
Plot: love triangle, sexual relations, lesbian relationship, island, strong sexual content, tragic love, dishonesty, betrayal, unfulfillment, gender, romance, impossible love ...
Time: 1920s, 20s, 20th century
Place: greece, europe, ukraine
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The Appointment (1969)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The lawyer Federico Fendi has reasons to believe that his wife Carla in secret is Rome's highest paid prostitute.
Style: suspense, sentimental, cynical, bad ending
Plot: prostitution, secret, marriage, male female relationship, suspicion, deception, obsession, catwalk, lawyer, reputation, jealousy, fashion model ...
Place: italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 7.5
 1K
Carmen (1984)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 152 min.
Story: A film version of the famous Bizet opera, where a soldier (Don Jose) falls in love with a beautiful factory worker (Carmen), but she does not reciprocate his feelings.
Style: sexy, captivating, emotional, serious, realistic ...
Plot: opera, soldier, love triangle, tragic love, femme fatale, music, obsessive quest, romance, unfulfilled love, love and romance, unfulfillment, betrayal ...
Time: 19th century, 1920s, 18th century
Place: spain, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The Sailor from Gibraltar (1967)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Alan, after quarreling with his girlfriend Sheila, becomes intrigued by Anna, a mysterious widow who's searching for a sailor she had known many years before. Alan and Anna begin the search on board a yacht bound for Greece, but they don't ...
Plot: lovers, port, search, mysterious woman, party, british man, lover, yacht, jealousy, beach, vacation
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: italy, mediterranean sea
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%