Movies like F. Scott Fitzgerald in Hollywood

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F. Scott Fitzgerald in Hollywood (1975)
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F. Scott Fitzgerald in Hollywood (1975)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The story of author F. Scott Fitzgerald's two stays in Hollywood to write for films, once in 1927 at the height of his acclaim, and again in 1937 when he arrived with little money, enormous expenses and an ill wife.
Plot: mental institution, writers, hollywood, infidelity, adultery, drunkenness, husband wife relationship, extramarital affair, columnist, drink, drinking
Time: 1930s, 1920s
Place: north carolina

Most similar movies to F. Scott Fitzgerald in Hollywood

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, stylized and sexy films with plots about infidelity, husband wife relationship, extramarital affair, adultery, couples, artists and showbiz and marriage mostly in Drama, Romance and Biography genres. Some movies like F. Scott Fitzgerald in Hollywood: Permanent Midnight (1998), The Hearst and Davies Affair (1985), Liz & Dick (2012), Georgia O'Keeffe (2009), I Saw the Light (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
F. Scott Fitzgerald and 'The Last of the Belles' (1974)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A semi-fictional account of how writer F. Scott Fitzgerald met his wife while he was in the army and stationed in Alabama in 1919.
Style: serious, touching, contemplative, realistic, sincere
Audience: girls' night
Plot: couples, human nature, small town, love and romance, artists and showbiz, romance, unfulfillment, love affair, writer's life, couple relations, united states army, reflection ...
Time: 1920s, 20s, 20th century
Place: alabama
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Permanent Midnight (1998)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Ben Stiller plays comedy writer Jerry Stahl, whose $6000-a-week heroin habit had him taking his infant daughter along on his drug runs and doing smack during TV script conferences. Departing detox, Stahl explores memories with survivor Kitty, who ...
Style: serious, intense, depressing, factual, dark humor ...
Plot: addiction, drug abuse, rehabilitation, human nature, lifestyle, rise and fall, family problems, life is a bitch, ambition, husband wife relationship, heroin, writers ...
Time: 90s, 80s, 70s
Place: los angeles, usa, beverly hills, pittsburgh, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
The Hearst and Davies Affair (1985)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Dramatization of the scandalous, long-time love affair between the powerful but married publisher and the chorus girl he helped turn into a Ziegfeld star and 1930s film personality.
Style: nostalgic
Plot: yacht, infidelity, millionaire, extramarital affair, career, age difference, newspaper publisher, power, older man younger woman relationship, wealth, newspaper, rich ...
Time: 1910s, 1920s, 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
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Liz & Dick (2012)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: On the set of Cleopatra, Hollywood's most beautiful star, Elizabeth Taylor, fell into the arms of one of the world's greatest actors, Richard Burton - and she didn't leave. Their subsequent white-hot, scandalous love affair gave rise ...
Style: stylized, serious, realistic, sexy
Plot: lifestyle, actor's life, couple relations, artists and showbiz, celebrity culture, couples, renewed love, hollywood, adultery, husband wife relationship, infidelity, breaking the fourth wall ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, 70s
Place: los angeles, usa, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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Georgia O'Keeffe (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Biopic of American artist Georgia O'Keeffe and her husband, photographer Alfred Stieglitz.
Style: serious, tense, captivating, emotional, realistic ...
Plot: destructive relationship, rise to the top, couples, obsession, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, love and romance, couple relations, husband wife relationship, brother brother relationship, mortality, mental illness ...
Time: 20th century, 1930s, 1920s, 20s, 30s ...
Place: usa, manhattan new york city, new mexico, new york, wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
I Saw the Light (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Singer and songwriter Hank Williams rises to fame in the 1940s, but alcohol abuse and infidelity take a toll on his career and marriage to fellow musician Audrey Mae Williams.
Style: atmospheric, stylized, emotional, romantic
Plot: country music, singer, husband wife relationship, marriage, songwriter, band, infidelity, womanizer, drinking, radio show, divorce, adaptation ...
Time: 1940s, year 1944
Place: usa, nashville tennessee, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Gable and Lombard (1976)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: A biography about the love affair between 1930s Hollywood superstars Clark Gable and Carole Lombard.
Style: semi serious, stylized, realistic, sexual, sexy
Audience: date night
Plot: hollywood, tragic love, filmmaking, world war two, love, scavenger hunt, quest, actor, true love, ambition, terminal illness, sexual abuse ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s, 30s, 50s, 40s ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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Frances (1982)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 140 min.
Story: The true story of Frances Farmer's meteoric rise to fame in Hollywood and the tragic turn her life took when she was blacklisted.
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, touching, factual ...
Plot: hollywood, rich and poor, mental illness, mother daughter relationship, family relations, actor's life, showbiz, female protagonist, rise to the top, life is a bitch, ambition, introspection ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 1940s, 30s, 40s ...
Place: california, usa, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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Sleepless Nights (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Egypt
Duration: 128 min.
Story: A strong controversial adult drama about troubles facing young married and non-married couples. The old friends are invited at Khaled's and Perry's daughter birthday. Moushira is married to Ali, Amr to Farah , and Sameh is having an affair ...
Plot: infidelity, adultery, marriage, husband wife relationship, psychotherapy, arab, drinking contest, sex, prostitute, drugs, party
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
The Cat's Meow (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Germany, Canada, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Semi-true story of the Hollywood murder that occurred at a star-studded gathering aboard William Randolph Hearst's yacht in 1924.
Style: stylized, cynical, witty, humorous, semi serious ...
Plot: hollywood, murder, infidelity, crimes of passion, party, gossip, mistress, artists and showbiz, actor's life, couples, crimes, love and romance ...
Time: 1920s, 20s, 20th century
Place: california, usa, san diego california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 6.3
 10K
Sylvia (2003)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Story of the relationship between the poets Ted Hughes and Sylvia Plath.
Style: emotional, realistic, psychological, serious, depressing ...
Plot: infidelity, drinking, writer's life, tragic love, couple relations, crumbling marriage, romance, family problems, couples, love, adultery, suicide ...
Time: 60s, 1950s, 50s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: england, europe, new york, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Lucy & Desi: Before the Laughter (1991)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Lucy & Desi: Before the Laughter is described by CBS as "a dramatic love story" about the lives of Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz.
Plot: comedienne, hollywood, actor, actress, womanizer, bandleader, price of fame, actor's life, showbiz, fame, star, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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 118
The Moth (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 100 min.
Story: This is psychological drama by Tomasz Zygadlo begins as a straightforward story. Jan (Roman Wilhelmi) is the host of a nightly talk show in which he counsels people who call in with their problems. He is dedicated to helping these lonely souls but ...
Plot: surrealism, infidelity, adultery, extramarital affair, insomnia, radio show, advice, drunkenness, employer employee relationship, mistress, telephone call, husband wife relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Harlow (1965)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Hollywood drama loosely based on the life of film actress Jean Harlow, with Carroll Baker in the title role. One of two feature film biographies, both released in 1965 and both with the same title, about the '30s platinum blonde movie star.
Style: sexy, sexual, realistic, serious
Plot: rise and fall, wedding, filmmaking, hollywood, actor's life, showbiz, life is a bitch, love and romance, unfulfillment, celebrity culture, rising to stardom, unlikely couple ...
Time: 1920s, 1930s, 20s, 30s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 7.2
 70K
Out of Africa (1985)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 161 min.
Story: Out of Africa tells the story of the life of Danish author Karen Blixen, who at the beginning of the 20th century moved to Africa to build a new life for herself. The film is based on the autobiographical novel by Karen Blixen from 1937.
Style: epic, touching, emotional, serious, realistic ...
Plot: romance, infidelity, farm, british colonial, love affair, fall in love, destructive relationship, dishonesty, love and romance, culture clash, lion, male female relationship ...
Time: 1910s, 1930s, 1920s, 30s, 20th century ...
Place: africa, kenya, denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Carpetbaggers (1964)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 150 min.
Story: The Carpetbaggers is a 1964 American film starring George Peppard as a character based largely on Howard Hughes and Alan Ladd as a former western gunslinger turned actor with the pseudonym Nevada Smith, played the following year in a prequel ...
Style: realistic, cynical, stylized, clever, serious
Plot: filmmaking, hollywood, showbiz, friendship, crumbling marriage, romance, artists and showbiz, infidelity, megalomaniac, couples, family problems, dishonesty ...
Time: 1930s, 1920s, 20s, 30s, 20th century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Passion of Ayn Rand (1999)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The rather eccentric (especially in her thinking) author of "The Fountainhead" and "Atlas Shrugged" becomes involved with a much younger, and married man... to the dismay of those close to her.
Style: sentimental, sexy, sexual, touching, serious ...
Plot: love triangle, couples, psychologist, infidelity, russian woman, writers, philosopher, older woman younger man relationship, destructive relationship, artists and showbiz, teachers and students, love affair ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 1940s, 1960s, 60s ...
Place: california, manhattan new york city, new york, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Play It As It Lays (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A Hollywood actress undergoes a psychic breakdown and recalls the traumatic events which led to her stay at a sanitarium.
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious
Plot: mental institution, hollywood, infidelity, filmmaking, mental illness, unfulfillment, love and romance, introspection, human nature, showbiz, downfall, innocence lost ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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The Last Tycoon (1976)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: F.Scott Fitzgerald's novel is brought to life in this story of a movie producer slowly working himself to death.
Style: stylized, realistic, captivating, sentimental, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hollywood, filmmaking, romance, producer, ambition, introspection, obsession, film industry, fall in love, great depression, showbiz, couples ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20s, 1920s, 20th century ...
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Personals (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A touching yet humorous tale of a divorced man searching for love in the personals column and finding out about life in the process. Directed by Peter Markle.
Plot: love triangle, roller skating, buddy, personal ad, marital problem, infidelity, extramarital affair, adultery, marital separation, newspaper, love, husband wife relationship ...
Place: minneapolis minnesota
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Paper Moon Affair (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 82 min.
Story: An enigmatic Japanese woman, abandoned by her wealthy Chinese husband in a remote Pacific Northwest village, becomes entwined in the lives of two rugged locals.
Style: inter cultural
Plot: love triangle, loveless marriage, adultery, extramarital affair, infidelity, foreigner, kimono, mooning, japanese woman, thunderstorm, countryside, asian ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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A Love Story (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Philippines
Duration: 117 min.
Story: What if you met the woman you wanted to make your wife after you married someone else? Ian Montes is a picture of success. Despite being a son of a shipping tycoon, Ian refused to just ride in his father's empire. He built his own real estate ...
Plot: extramarital affair, adultery, real estate, infidelity, doctors, business trip, mistress, stewardess, airplane stewardess, grief, affair, water skiing ...
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Summer Solstice (1981)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: An old man lives out the final years of his half-century marriage by living and remembering.
Plot: death of child, cigar smoking, artist, memory, affair, flashback, husband wife relationship, marriage, aging, nude sunbathing, adultery, beach ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 509
Winchell (1998)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The true story of the influential and controversial columnist, Walter Winchell.
Style: suspense, biting, realistic, disturbing, atmospheric ...
Plot: columnist, media, journalism, society, world war two, politics, tv show, writing, radio, career, celebrity culture, state affairs ...
Time: 50s, 1930s, 1940s, 40s, 30s ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.8
 71K
Hitchcock (2012)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Hitchcock follows the relationship between director Alfred Hitchcock and his wife Alma Reville during the making of his most famous film "Psycho" - and the trials and tribulations the director faced from Hollywood censors.
Style: serious, suspense, captivating, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: obsession, showbiz, director, filmmaking, talented, love and romance, couple relations, artists and showbiz, dreams, censorship, husband wife relationship, hollywood ...
Time: 50s, 60s, 20th century, 1940s, 1960s ...
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Tropic of Cancer (1970)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In contemporary Paris, expat American writer Henry Miller works his way through a series of amorous encounters while trying to find his literary voice.
Style: erotic, realistic, stylized, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: mental institution, school, looking for sex, immigrants, artists and showbiz, writer's life, womanizer, social relations, strong sexual content, nudity (full frontal - brief), american abroad, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 1930s, 60s, 20s, 30s ...
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.8
 365
Ardor (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 112 min.
Story: In revenge for her husband's infidelity, a young beautiful housewife, Mi-heun, starts an affair with an attractive young doctor, In-gyu. Despite her husband's efforts to regain her love and the disapproval by the conservative little town, ...
Style: suspense, touching, suspenseful, captivating
Plot: extramarital affair, forbidden love, domestic violence, divorce, husband wife relationship, male female relationship, doctor, adultery, relationships, female director, passion, infidelity ...
Place: seoul
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.6
 46K
Last Night (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The story follows a married couple, apart for a night while the husband takes a business trip with a colleague to whom he's attracted. While he's resisting temptation, his wife encounters her past love.
Style: melancholic, emotional, sexy, romantic, sentimental ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: infidelity, adultery, temptation, old love, cheating wife, love and romance, lovers reunited, moral dilemma, ex couple relations, family problems, trust, love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.7
 119
Zelda (1993)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Story: Biopic about Zelda Fitzgerald, as played by Natasha Richardson
Plot: alcohol abuse, inspiration, mental patient, novelist, writers, weirdo, tragedy, marriage, husband wife relationship, schizophrenia
Time: 1920s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Hemingway & Gellhorn (2012)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 155 min.
Story: Writer Ernest Hemingway begins a romance with fellow scribe Martha Gellhorn.
Style: serious, stylized, captivating, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: journalist, divorce, war correspondent, love affair, romance, writer's life, couples, war, media, life is a bitch, photojournalist, fame ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 40s, 1940s, 1930s
Place: usa, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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