Movies like In the Affirmative

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In the Affirmative (1964)
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In the Affirmative (1964)
Original name: L'Amour avec des si...
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The film is a road movie that follows a middle aged man who gives a young woman a lift. On the car radio, news bulletins warn the population against a recently escaped sadist who is known to prey on young women and children. Lelouch often cuts away from the main story, if only briefly, to parallel events that are not necessarily crucial to the story but illustrate what is suggested by the radio.
Plot: winter, restaurant, hitchhiker, car chase, reporter, interview, runaway, car driving, eating, hotel room, drinking alcohol, flashback, drinking, listening to a radio, brushing teeth, car radio, public speaking

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, suspense, serious and realistic films with plots about flashback, murder, nudity (full frontal - brief), cigarette smoking, restaurant, death and violence mostly in Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like In the Affirmative: Blackout (1988), The Passenger (1975), Room No. 103 (2015), Paul Sanchez est revenu ! (2018), Iris (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Blackout (1988)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A young girl returns to her hometown in search of her father, gradually her childhood memories returns; a childhood with incest and violence.
Style: cult film
Plot: sex, flashback, murder, father, search, runaway, incest, violence
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95%
 7.6
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The Passenger (1975)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, France, Spain
Duration: 126 min.
Story: David Locke (Jack Nicholson) is a world-weary American journalist who has been sent to cover a conflict in northern Africa, but he makes little progress with the story. When he discovers the body of a stranger who looks similar to him, Locke assumes ...
Style: stylized, road movie, tense, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: desert, passport, identity, hotel, terrorism, on the road, starting over, espionage, journalism, truck, journalist, war correspondent ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: barcelona, europe, africa, former yugoslavia, india ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
 5.6
 52
Room No. 103 (2015)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The story of a mysterious hotel room and how the lives of those who stay there change - for better or for worse.
Plot: hitman, hotel manager, white bra, hotel room, sex in bed, hotel
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Paul Sanchez est revenu ! (2018)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The reappearance of notorious criminal Paul Sanchez becomes an obsession for a young police officer who will do anything to catch him.
Plot: burglar alarm, dog, car on fire, bare breasts, fire, breaking a car window, train, interview, gun, alarm, tied up, bathtub ...
Time: 2010s
Place: south of france
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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Iris (2016)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The sudden disappearance of a wealthy banker's wife cracks open a dizzying world of secret fetishes, desperate acts and elaborate deceptions.
Plot: s&m, sex scene, restaurant, train station, flashback, cigarette smoking, ransom demand, bondage, bank, telephone call, suicide, subway station ...
Time: 2010s
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 6.2
 8K
First Snow (2006)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A psychic's ominous reading sends a man into a tailspin.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, atmospheric, intense, tense ...
Plot: destiny, desert, manic, salesman, betrayal, dishonesty, couple relations, couples, psychic power, paranoia, business venture, a vision ...
Time: contemporary, future
Place: new mexico, usa, dallas texas, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
The Disappearance (1977)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Thriller about a contract killer whose wife has disappeared. When he is hired by an international organisation to carry out a "shy" or hit, he suspects they are connected with her disappearance.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: hitman, missing wife, murder, bathtub, snow, betrayal, flashback, female nudity, exploitation, contract killing, disappearance, neo noir ...
Place: montreal quebec canada, london, montreal
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
3 Days in Quiberon (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, Austria, France, Belgium
Duration: 115 min.
Story: 1981, Quiberon, a small village on the coast of Brittany, France. Hilde Fritsch arrives to visit her old friend who has retreated to a spa hotel to escape the daily pressures of her life. Her friend is world-famous star Romy Schneider, but together, ...
Style: based on true events, emotional, suspenseful, romantic
Plot: actress, interview, alcohol abuse, photographer, reporter, hotel room, photo shoot, best friend, actor's life, fame, troubled marriage, trust ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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A Violent Life (2017)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Despite the life threat hanging over his head, Stéphane decides to go back to Corsica for the funeral of Christophe, a childhood friend and companion in arms, murdered the day before. On this occasion, the chain of events which made him, the ...
Plot: violence, wedding, bulletproof vest, flashback, coffin, car on fire, murder, kiss, death, christmas, radical, radicalism ...
Place: corsica
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Mauritanian (2021)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: A detainee at the U.S military's Guantanamo Bay detention center is held without charges for over a decade and seeks help from a defense attorney for his release.
Plot: u.s. military, al qaeda, water torture, judge, false confession, protest, courtroom, sleep deprivation, prison, mistrust, coercion, faith ...
Time: year 2002, year 2001, year 2005, year 2003
Place: new mexico, cuba
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 7.4
 433
Love Affair(s) (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Vacations in the French countryside. Daphne, three months pregnant, finds herself alone to welcome Maxime, her boyfriend François’ cousin. François had to leave in a hurry for Paris to cover for a sick colleague. For four days, while waiting ...
Plot: restaurant, cat, tourism, female nudity, pregnant, love, juggling, train, nudity (full frontal - brief), pregnant woman, brushing teeth, flashback ...
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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 878
Corporate (2017)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Emilie is a bright young workaholic manager in Human Ressources, working for a huge French agro-food company. Ambitious and dedicated to her job, she is a good soldier, ready to put ruthless methods of management into practice to meet the ...
Style: suspense, tense, psychological, suspenseful, captivating ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: corporation, manager, suicide, guilt, husband wife relationship, psychological trauma, female protagonist, danger, adaptation, rivalry, society, life philosophy ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.6
 176
Lola (1986)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Lola is a young woman who works in a factory. She lives a violent and tormented love with Mario. To get away from him, Lola moved to Barcelona. There he met Robert, CEO of a major company, with whom she starts a relationship.
Style: suspense
Plot: female nudity, sex, father daughter relationship, frenchman, caught in the act, s&m, businessman, jealousy, drinking, drink, voyeurism, flashback ...
Place: barcelona spain, barcelona
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Paris Is Happening (2016)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Germany, Belgium
Duration: 130 min.
Story: In Paris, a motley group of young people engineer a deadly plan to spread shock and awe in the city. Each plays their own role. Then they all hide in a department store, a symbol of the consumerist society they are attacking.
Style: non-linear
Plot: department store, terrorism, plan, nudity (full frontal - brief), terrorist group, credit card, subway station, text messaging, repeated scene, texting, walking, applying lipstick ...
Time: 2010s
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.2
 11K
Peacock (2010)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A man with a split personality fools his small town into believing his two alter egos are man and wife, although a struggling young mother holds the key to his past and sparks a battle between the personalities.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, atmospheric, realistic ...
Plot: split personality, small town, mental illness, faked death, mystery, small town life, social relations, catastrophe, mayor, railroad crossing, husband wife relationship, schizophrenia ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s
Place: usa, nebraska, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.9
 486
Number One (2017)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Belgium, France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A brilliant and determined female engineer is approached by a network of powerful women with an offer to help become the head of a CAC 40 firm. The conguest, which was at first thrilling, turns to complete war with the men who still dominate.
Plot: museum, opera, feminism, corporation, restaurant, funeral, cigarette smoking, hospital, feminist, sea, beach, singing ...
Time: year 2017
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Statement (2003)
Genre: Thriller, Drama
Country: Canada, France, UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The film is set in France in the 1990s, the French were defeated by the Germans early in World War II, an armistice was signed in 1940 which effectively split France into a German occupied part in the North and a semi-independent part in the south ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, intense, realistic ...
Plot: war criminal, investigation, politics, murder, on the run, fighting the system, state affairs, life is a bitch, law enforcement, danger, haunted by the past, deadly ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 1940s
Place: france, europe, vichy, paris france, poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Faultless (2016)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Constance, a 40-years-old real estate agent, gets fired from her job. With no options left, she contacts her former boss, from the small agency where she started her career. To her surprise, he is hiring, but explains he may have already found ...
Plot: hospital, pushed from height, 40 year old, bad guy wins, liar, woman kills woman, pubic hair, disco, female lawyer, jogging, pursuit, train station ...
Time: 2010s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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 679
The Defector (1966)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France, West Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Professor Bower, an American physicist, is effectively blackmailed by a shady CIA agent named Adams to help the CIA obtain secret microfilm from a defecting Russian scientist. The reluctant Bower travels to East Germany undercover as an antiques ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, culture clash, political conspiracy, political intrigue, working undercover, conspiracy, hitman, danger, escapades, government agency, military, secret agents ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: europe, germany, german democratic republic, east berlin, west berlin west germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Parallax View (1974)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: An ambitious reporter, investigating a senator's assassination, realizes witnesses to the shooting are systematically dying and discovers a multi-million dollar corporation which serves as a front for the recruitment of political assassins.
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, psychological, twists and turns, serious ...
Plot: politics, political conspiracy, senator, investigation, corruption, murder, assassination, political corruption, undercover, reporter, political intrigue, media ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: seattle, los angeles, usa, seattle washington, united states ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.7
 2K
Text (2019)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Ilya Goryunov has spent seven years in prison on false charges of drug trafficking. When Ilya is free he realizes that the old life that he yearned for is no more. Although he did not intend to take revenge on the man who sent him to prison, now ...
Style: sexy, suspense, cynical, disturbing, avant garde ...
Plot: unsimulated sex, sexual relations, female nudity, lust, revenge, male protagonist, loss of mother, wrongful conviction, frame up, falsely accused, drinking alcohol, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Girl with the Golden Panties (1980)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain, Venezuela
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Luys Forest is a writer with a political past Falangist, who lives isolated in a coastal town, writing his memoirs (actually rewriting and adapting his autobiography with the times), and brooding over his failed marriage. His sister is worried about ...
Plot: breast fondling, simulated blow job, bare breasts, older man younger woman sex, female full frontal nudity, accidental incest, blow job, older man younger woman relationship, regret, topless, failed marriage, sexual attraction ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Final Assignment (1980)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An intrepid television journalist (Genevieve Bujold) sent to cover the Canadian prime minister's visit to the Soviet Union has trouble sticking to her assignment when she unearths a horrific experimental drug trial involving children. ...
Plot: reporter, children, prime minister, experiment, canadian, journalism, steroids, suit and tie, assignment, escape, telephone, cold war
Place: russia, soviet union, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Madtown (2016)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A stand-up comedian confesses to a murder on-stage at an open mic night to a shocked audience - his crime the result of a deadly triangle formed between his older sister, just released from prison after a 20-year stay for the murder of their ...
Style: bleak, captivating, rough, suspense, exciting
Plot: murder, interview, brother sister relationship, murder trial, surprise party, shot to death, comedy club, stand up comedian, vinyl record, suicide by gunshot, shot in the chest, birthday ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Escape to Nowhere (1973)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Who is Anton Haliakov, who has just been abducted by the M.I.5 in London? A Soviet scientist apparently. But sixteen years before the man had another identity, Clément Tibère, and another nationality, French. So what led him to become Russian and ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kgb, espionage, cons and scams, hospital, political intrigue, frame up, state affairs, danger, crimes, rebellion, escapades, manhunt ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: london, russia, england, geneva switzerland, alps
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Five Minutes of Heaven (2009)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Ireland
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The story of former UVF member Alistair Little. Twenty-five years after Little killed Joe Griffen's brother, the media arrange an auspicious meeting between the two.
Style: psychological, rough, serious, suspenseful, emotional ...
Plot: redemption, vengeance, haunted by the past, reconciliation, life is a bitch, acceptance, murder, tv show, memory, ira, secrets, revenge ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, year 1975, 70s
Place: ireland, europe, northern ireland, london, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Murder in the First (1995)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Inspired by a true story. A petty criminal sent to Alcatraz in the 1930s is caught attempting to make an escape. As punishment he is put in solitary confinement. The maximum stay is supposed to be 19 days, but Henri spends years alone, cold and in ...
Style: thought provoking, emotional, serious, realistic, gloomy ...
Plot: prison, murder, lawyer, courtroom, theft, warden, solitary, prisoner, fighting the system, crimes, nudity (full frontal - brief), graphic violence ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s, 20th century, 30s, year 1941 ...
Place: san francisco, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Nathalie: Escape from Hell (1978)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A beautiful American doctor imprisoned in a Nazi concentration camp uses her skill to save the life of an SS officer, who falls in love with her. However, a sadistic female SS officer considers him her personal property, and has no compunction about ...
Plot: nazism, mistreatment, sexual sadism, torture, pubic hair, drink, water, prostitution, sexual attraction, depravity, lesbian kiss, orgy ...
Time: 1940s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The China Syndrome (1979)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: A modern nightmare nearly becomes reality in this tension-filled story about an "incident" at a nuclear power plant. Jane Fonda stars as Kimberly Wells, an ambitious TV reporter covering a story on energy sources, who is present at the ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, serious, captivating, tense ...
Plot: radiation, conspiracy, investigation, journalism, danger, media, control room, politics, nuclear, uncover truth, catastrophe, swat team ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: california, usa, los angeles, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Butterfly on the Shoulder (1978)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: On a stopover in Barcelona, Fériaud Roland discovers a corpse in the hotel room next door. He wakes up in a strange clinic without remembering who brought him there. The doctor insists he hallucinated, but it's not long before he obtains ...
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, bleak, rough, psychological ...
Plot: kidnapping, crimes, on the run, graphic violence, injustice, deadly, criminal heroes, dishonesty, mind game, confined, investigation, neo noir ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: barcelona, spain, barcelona spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%