Movies like My First Wife

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My First Wife (1984)
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My First Wife (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 96 min.
Story: My First Wife is about the dramatic collapse of the marriage between John and Helen. It is also a film about our children and the future we offer them. Helen has decided to leave, and it is John who lacks the inner resources to cope with the impending tragedy. Slowly he is sucked into a tunnel of despair – fighting his conservative nature and the romantic memories of his married life.
Plot: wedding, hotel, sex scene, subway, depression, train, hospital, suicide attempt, psychiatrist, infidelity, marriage, adultery, father daughter relationship, radio announcer, mother daughter relationship, death of father, beard, husband wife relationship, bare breasts, hotel room, extramarital affair, crying woman, police officer, reconciliation, marital separation ...
Place: australia

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Most similar movies to My First Wife

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and emotional films with plots about husband wife relationship, adultery, extramarital affair, infidelity, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship and female nudity mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like My First Wife: Innocence (2000), Petersen (1974), Cactus (1986), Duet for Four (1982), The Daughter (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Innocence (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia, Belgium
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After more than forty years apart, Andreas and Claire embark on an affair as reckless and intense as when they were young lovers. Widowed musician Andreas decides to get back in touch with his one great love, Claire, who is still married to her ...
Style: sincere, touching, emotional, romantic, serious ...
Plot: infidelity, romance, golden years, lovers reunited, love triangle, crumbling marriage, family problems, aging, male female relationship, loneliness, husband wife relationship, couples ...
Time: 90s, 1950s, 1940s, 50s, 70s
Place: adelaide south australia, melbourne australia, belgium, australia
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95%
 6.9
 125
Petersen (1974)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Tony Petersen, a married electrician and ex-footballer, goes to university to study English. Petersen is odd man out at the uni. He receives extracurricular help from his stuffy professor's beautiful lecturer wife in her office. Their ...
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: university, womanizer, horny wife, forbidden love, love triangle, teachers and students, love and romance, romance, ambition, social relations, workplace romance, undressing ...
Time: 70s
Place: australia
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80%
 6.1
 202
Cactus (1986)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A woman who injured her eyes in car accident and a young blind man fall for each other.
Style: psychological, emotional, touching, realistic, serious
Audience: date night
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), infidelity, crumbling marriage, hopes, love affair, human spirit, destructive relationship, suburban life, suburbs, disability, family relations, couples ...
Time: 80s
Place: australia, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
Duet for Four (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A middle aged man, Ray Martin, faces a series of problems – his wife is cheating on him, his mistress wants to get married and Americans want to take over his toy business.
Plot: hostile takeover, father daughter relationship, midlife crisis, husband wife relationship, middle aged man, drug addiction, cheating wife, down on your luck, unfaithful husband
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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 6.6
 5K
The Daughter (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In the last days of a dying logging town, Christian returns to his family home for his father Henry’s wedding. While home, Christian reconnects with his childhood friend Oliver, who has stayed in town working at Henry’s timber mill and is now ...
Style: touching, sincere, realistic, captivating
Plot: friend, husband wife relationship, wedding, logging, unemployment, family relations, family secret, uncover truth, couples, society, friends, forest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 6.0
 91
Parklands (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 51 min.
Story: Rosie returns to her home city on the death of her father, a former policeman. His diaries hint at corruption, and she also receives hints and veiled threats which support her suspicions. Rosie puzzles about who he was, and about her early life and ...
Plot: police corruption, funeral, mistress, death of father, flashback, settler, widow, suspicion, girl, father daughter relationship, male female relationship, getting home ...
Place: south australia, australia, adelaide south australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Omnipresent (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Bulgaria
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The story of Omnipresent is centered around Emil, writer and owner of advertising agency who gradually becomes obsessed with spying on his family, friends and employees via hidden spy cameras. What starts as an innocent hobby ends up as a total ...
Plot: confrontation, sex scene, adultery, father, lesbian, man undressing, voyeur, female female kiss, humiliation, grief, hidden camera, unhappy marriage ...
Place: bulgaria
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Confessions Among Actresses (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 124 min.
Story: In this intricately layered Japanese film, the nature of actresses and what they gain from acting is explored. The lives of three actresses are laid bare, and scenes from their lives are woven in and out of interviews with each of them. Each of them ...
Plot: extramarital affair, suicide attempt, nightmare comes true, nightmare, trampoline, pill, rivalry, car accident, milk, flashback, psychoanalysis, adult actress playing teenage girl ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Removalists (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An adaptation of David Williamson's play; John Hargreaves and Peter Cummins star as a good and bad cop who assist a battered wife as she tries to escape her belligerent husband.
Plot: marital abuse, spouse abuse, police corruption, police, brutality, dog, married couple, beer drinking, kitchen, typewriter, police station, woman smoking cigarette ...
Time: 70s
Place: australia
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54%
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Men Don't Tell (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: This movie shows another side to spousal abuse that not too many people thought is possible--the husband being abused and the wife the abuser.
Plot: argument, split lip, husband wife relationship, abuse, jealousy, crying man, shower, night, jealous wife, reconciliation, embarrassment, double standard ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Wonder Wheel (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The story of four characters whose lives intertwine amid the hustle and bustle of the Coney Island amusement park in the 1950s: Ginny, an emotionally volatile former actress now working as a waitress in a clam house; Humpty, Ginny’s rough-hewn ...
Style: disturbing, enigmatic, suspenseful, suspense, thought provoking
Plot: ferris wheel, father daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, waitress, psychiatrist, betrayal, adultery, extramarital affair, marital infidelity, older woman younger man relationship, pyromaniac, united states of america ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: usa, coney island brooklyn new york city, new york, united states
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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, adultery, extramarital affair, single mother, sex scene, cunnilingus, plumber, photocopier, male nudity, force feeding, large breasts ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
I, a Woman, Part II (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark, Sweden
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Newly married to a sexually perverted German millionaire, Siv submits herself to endless degradation before discovering that her husband harbors a diabolical secret.
Plot: marriage, millionaire, sadist, lesbianism, erotica, extramarital affair, nazi, lesbian, female nudity, racist, adultery, sex ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Careful, He Might Hear You (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Abandoned by his father after his mother dies, young PS lives in suburban Sydney with his aunt Lila and her husband George. While they lead a modest existence, PS is happy with them. However, his contentment is derailed when Lila's wealthy ...
Style: realistic, serious, gloomy, touching, emotional
Plot: aunt nephew relationship, custody, alcohol abuse, dysfunctional family, orphan, adult virgin, eccentric family, parents and children, working class, chaos and mayhem, human nature, social differences ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 1920s
Place: australia, new south wales, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Happy Ending (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: The triumphs and failures of middle age as seen through the eyes of runaway American housewife Mary Wilson (Jean Simmons), a woman who believes that ultimate reality exists above and beyond the routine procedures of conscious, uninspired, everyday ...
Style: disturbing, realistic, serious, suspenseful, touching ...
Plot: midlife crisis, dysfunctional family, couples, unfulfillment, crumbling marriage, love and romance, unsupportive spouse, impossible love, couple relations, family problems, estrangement, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 60s
Place: bahamas, colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Kerosene Lamps (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In 1900, Stepha, the vivacious 30 year old daughter of a wealthy couple, agrees to marry her cousin Paul, who has accumulated large debts as an Austrian army officer. Paul refuses to work or to consummate the marriage, and then his health steadily ...
Plot: illness, marriage, train, mother daughter relationship, gambler, female protagonist, lamp, coincidence, unhappy marriage, cousin cousin relationship, insanity, screaming woman ...
Time: year 1900, turn of the century, 1900s
Place: central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Lonely Hearts (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In this offbeat comedy, an unlikely romance develops between a flamboyant, middle-aged piano tuner and an extremely timid office worker
Style: realistic, semi serious, touching
Audience: date night
Plot: bittersweet, human nature, introspection, love affair, looking for love, computers and web, romance, lifestyle, love and romance, hopes, unfulfillment, couples ...
Time: 80s
Place: australia, melbourne australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
A Hundred Streets (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Three people, three extraordinary stories. All lived out within a hundred London streets.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, captivating, melancholic
Plot: actor, depression, multiple storylines, husband wife relationship, criminal, marital problem, drug dealer, taxi driver, taxi, life, interracial marriage, interracial sex ...
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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 44
Playtime (1961)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A young American girl at a French boarding school develops a crush on an egotistical sculptor living next door. One night, driving in a drunken stupor, he runs over and kills a man, and she witnesses it.
Plot: adultery, seduction, sculptor, american abroad, infidelity, coffee, love, ferrari, chateau, hit and run, older man younger woman relationship, male female relationship ...
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.6
 33
Costas (1979)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Drama directed by Paul Cox.
Style: emotional, gloomy, touching, contemplative, realistic ...
Plot: immigrants, romance, love and romance, misfit, politics, society, journalism, taxi, couples, forbidden love, love affair, political prisoner ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: australia, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.9
 336
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: disturbing, captivating, serious, sincere
Plot: husband wife relationship, dysfunctional family, secret admirer, unhappy marriage, adultery, guilt, teenage sexuality, dementia, loneliness, sexually dissatisfied wife, bare breasts, large breasts ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.4
 906
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, realistic, touching, emotional, gloomy
Plot: pregnancy, couple relations, life turned upside down, couples, family problems, crumbling marriage, life is a bitch, husband wife relationship, death of child, infidelity, stillbirth, drunkenness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.3
 89
Golden Braid (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When a man discovers a golden braid hidden inside an antique he has purchased, he becomes obsessed with the fantasy of a love affair from time past and the woman he imagines the braid belonged to.
Style: psychological, touching, atmospheric, serious, realistic ...
Plot: love and romance, estrangement, obsession, fetish, erotica, masturbation
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Too Far to Go (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Love and passion, anger and heartbreak, laughter and happiness, all complex textures woven into the fabric so many have come to know as marriage. For behind the seemingly comfortable well-trimmed hedges of suburban Americana, live and often love, ...
Plot: dysfunctional marriage, engagement, marriage, wedding, husband wife relationship, adultery, divorce, dancing, extramarital affair
Time: 1950s, 1960s, 70s, 60s, 50s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
An Eye for Beauty (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 102 min.
Story: An architect and his wife see their relationship challenged.
Style: captivating, sexy, serious, realistic, sexual ...
Plot: extramarital affair, infidelity, sexual relations, life turned upside down, love affair, couple relations, love and romance, dishonesty, strong sexual content, love triangle, adultery, architect ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada, montreal, quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.7
 78
Mitte 30 (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: sex comedy, sexy
Plot: widow, shower, student, sex, husband wife relationship, companion, adultery, loan, architect, employment agency, screaming, daughter ...
Place: mallorca
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.2
 108
Paradise (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Story: Televangelist Bobby Paradise "saw God" in some space debris when he was returning to Earth as an astronaut. Or at least he was convinced he did by his wife, a Cape Canaveral groupie at the time Bobby was with NASA. Now they have built up ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, disturbing, captivating
Plot: televangelist, infidelity, extramarital affair, businessman, marriage, faith, husband wife relationship, reverend, hypocrisy, outer space, church, money ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.0
 415
Love Life (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, Israel
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A married young academic falls under the sexual thrall of a much older man whose air of jaded ennui conceals a secret desire for vengeance.
Style: romantic, sentimental, emotional, witty
Plot: sexually dissatisfied wife, midlife crisis, love, older man younger woman relationship, infidelity, dysfunctional marriage, friendship between men, older man young girl relationship, age difference, husband wife relationship, marital separation, father daughter relationship ...
Place: israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Manchester by the Sea (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: After his older brother passes away, Lee Chandler is forced to return home to care for his 16-year-old nephew. There he is compelled to deal with a tragic past that separated him from his family and the community where he was born and raised.
Style: depressing, heartbreaking, psychological, emotional, sad ...
Plot: depression, sadness, family drama, loneliness, dysfunctional family, death, suicide attempt, loss, nephew, last will and testament, house fire, funeral ...
Time: 2010s
Place: boston, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.3
 78
Angel Blue (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Dennis (Sam Bottoms) is a handsome, successful and well-liked civic leader who lives in his hometown with his lovely wife (Lisa Eichhorn) and their new baby. When Enrique Vasquez (Marco Rodriguez) and his striking teen daughter Angela (Yeniffer ...
Plot: gymnast, following someone, dancer, friendship, swimming, fight, mother daughter relationship, baby, coach, chase, violence, infatuation ...
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%