Movies like Ice House

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Ice House (1989)
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Ice House (1989)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Pake has left a good paying job working in the oil fields of Texas in order to give the music business a try. Eventually he finds himself alone and with no money in a hotel room in Los Angeles. He sets up a meeting with his old girlfriend Kay. When he meets her, she is with her fiancee. He is a Greek immigrant who desperately needs to marry Kay in order to become a permanent resident in this country. However his plans are in trouble because of Pake trying to convince Kay to go back to Texas with him and get married.
Plot: love, male female relationship, love triangle, bum, singer, marriage proposal, monologue, nightmare, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, wife and husband lead actors, hotel room, oil field, flashback
Place: texas, los angeles

Most similar movies to Ice House

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and contemplative films with plots about love, male female relationship, love triangle, friendship, flashback, couples and love and romance mostly in Drama, Romance and History genres. Some movies like Ice House: Her Own Rules (1998), Lovin' Molly (1974), The Iron Orchard (2018), Heartbreaker (1983), Othello (1981). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 175
Her Own Rules (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Melissa Gilbert stars as Marygold/Meredith. A sad and lonely writer returning to her home town in England for the first time since she was about 6 or 7 years old,after being adopted and raised in America. While there she decides to look for her ...
Plot: orphanage, cancer, mother daughter reunion, businesswoman, unwed mother, orphan, death of friend, getting home, architect, countryside, illness, party ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 5.6
 457
Lovin' Molly (1974)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Spanning nearly 40 years from 1925 to 1964, two Texas farm boys; straight-arrow Gid and laid-back Johnny fight over the affections of the beautiful and headstrong Molly Taylor, who consistently refuses to marry either of them.
Style: serious, realistic, sincere, touching
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love triangle, friendship, farm, widow, couple relations, friends, couples, small town life, small town, fall in love, romance, love and romance ...
Time: 1940s, 1920s, 60s, 50s, 20s ...
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
The Iron Orchard (2018)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 118 min.
Story: “The Iron Orchard" is the story of Jim McNeely, a young man thrust into the vibrant and brutal West Texas oilfields in 1939, who works his way through the ranks to ultimately become a formidable wildcatter.
Plot: oil field, love, oil, novel
Time: 1930s
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 4.6
 76
Heartbreaker (1983)
Genre: Romance, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Car clubs in East LA provide the background for gang rivalry and a blossoming romance between Beto (Fernando Allende in his first English-speaking role) and the blonde newcomer to the neighborhood, Kim (Dawn Dunlap)
Style: inter cultural
Plot: sex, hispanic american, car, rivalry, car racing, gang, love triangle, latin, male female relationship, female nudity, automobile racing, african american
Place: california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 6.7
 50
Othello (1981)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 195 min.
Story: Adaptation of Shakespeare's play.
Plot: false accusation, triumph, tragedy, deception, shakespeare's othello, male female relationship, royalty, jealousy, espionage, murder, courage, betrayal ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
A Husband, a Wife and a Lover (1996)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When her cheating husband has a debilitating stroke, a woman invites her lover to move in with them.
Plot: romantic triangle, boarder, husband wife relationship, extramarital affair, affair, marriage, friendship, love triangle, soul mate, love, disease, male female relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 5.8
 381
Felix and Lola (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Félix, operator of dodgem cars in a fairground, becomes obsessed by one of his customers, a mysterious young woman named Lola. Félix soon discovers that Lola is running away from her former boyfriend, a singer who continues to taunt her. Lola asks ...
Plot: love, flashback, murder, singer, fair, carnival, harmonica, bumper car
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 6.7
 389
Romeo & Juliet (1978)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 168 min.
Story: Two households, both alike in dignity, in fair Verona where we lay our scene, from ancient grudge break to new mutiny where civil blood makes civil hands unclean. From forth the fatal loins of these two foes a pair of star-cross'd lovers take ...
Plot: shakespeare's romeo and juliet, tragedy, father son relationship, male female relationship, mother daughter relationship, love, father daughter relationship, mother son relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Romeo & Juliet (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Adaptation of Shakespeare's play, presented originally on television for schools in the UK.
Plot: family relations, male female relationship, father son relationship, shakespeare's romeo and juliet, father daughter relationship, love, mother daughter relationship, shakespeare, mother son relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Romance on the Orient Express (1985)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Lily, an American traveling on the famous Orient Express train from Venice to Paris, suddenly runs into her former lover, Alex, whom they met and had a tender romance 10 years earlier while vacationing in France which ended abruptly when he walked ...
Plot: train, love, flashback, male female relationship, railway
Place: venice, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 5.7
 233
Sanctuary (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A famous photographer, Jo Ellen Hathaway, has been being stalked for quite some time. She returns to the island she grew up on in an effort to get away from the stalker and get some well-needed relaxation time. On the island, she meets up with old ...
Plot: stalker, panic attack, photograph, female photographer, aunt niece relationship, nightmare, pier, female director, parent child relationship, flashback, kitchen, father daughter relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Romeo & Juliet (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Romeo, a hopeless romantic with emotionally-fueled impulsiveness, meets Juliet, an abused and desperate girl looking for anyway to escape. Together, destined for tragedy.
Plot: teenager, love, young adult, shakespeare
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Crazy from the Heart (1991)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A small-town, high-school principal still living at home with her mother shakes up her life in a way that even she never expected when she agrees to go out on a date with her school's Hispanic janitor.
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, realistic, semi serious
Audience: date night
Plot: interracial relations, high school, couples, youth, lifestyle, romance, love and romance, society, opposites attract, workplace romance, small town, small town life ...
Time: 90s
Place: texas, usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Orpheus Descending (1990)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Val Xavier is a drifter in 1940's Mississippi who brings new life to an Italian immigrant woman trapped in a loveless marriage.
Plot: drifter, infidelity, older woman younger man relationship, passion, male female relationship, age difference, adultery, death, extramarital affair, love, sex, lust ...
Time: 1940s
Place: mississippi, mississippi river
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Perfect Christmas Present (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Tom Jacobs is Mr Christmas! He's built an entire business around helping clients find the perfect gift. But what happens when he falls for one lucky recipient?
Style: sincere, disturbing, sweet, captivating
Audience: date night
Plot: christmas, love affair, love triangle, couples, love, fall in love, christmas present, lifestyle, escapades, opposites attract, love and romance, promise ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.1
 99
Sugar Orange (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Lukas is Sugar, Clemens is Orange. Together, they are two ten-year-old boys who are inseparable. More than just playmates, they share a unique bond which seems predestined to last a lifetime. Until, that is, powerful emotions come to the fore and a ...
Plot: love triangle, childhood friend, childhood friends, gay, nightclub, gay couple, scooter, brother brother relationship, gay relationship, flashback, bakery, crutches ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Cesar & Rosalie (1972)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Claude Sautet's romantic drama stars Romy Schneider as Rosalie, a beautiful young woman involved with successful businessman Cesar (Yves Montand). One day, Rosalie's former flame David (Sami Frey) appears and attempts to win her back. ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, contemplative
Plot: love triangle, couple relations, friendship, fall in love, friends, couples, performer's life, romance, love and romance, obsession, male female relationship, businessman ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.0
 197
After the Rain (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Africa, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Steph, an Afrikaner, struggles with his past and heritage in the new South Africa. When his girlfriend befriends a black South African man called Vusisizwe trouble brews.
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: soldier, love triangle, couples, friends, friendship, society, love and romance, romance, cigarette smoking, rifle, judge, crying ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 80s, 70s
Place: south africa, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Movie in collections
 7.8
 52K
Days of Heaven (1978)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In 1910, a Chicago steel worker accidentally kills his supervisor and flees to the Texas panhandle with his girlfriend and little sister to work harvesting wheat in the fields of a stoic farmer. A love triangle, a swarm of locusts, a hellish ...
Style: atmospheric, art house, psychological, stylized, contemplative ...
Plot: love triangle, impossible love, farm, farmer, class differences, harvest, society, loneliness, couple relations, love, stabbing, countryside ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, turn of the century
Place: texas, usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Picture a Perfect Christmas (2019)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A Los Angeles extreme-sports photographer returns home for the holiday to take care of her grandmother, only to have a neighbor grab her attention as he needs assistance watching his young nephew.
Style: sweet, disturbing, captivating
Plot: christmas, photographer, fall in love, love affair, male female relationship, love, romance, friendship, couples, love and romance, beard, blonde woman ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
One Night Stand (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In Los Angeles, Max Carlyle makes a good living directing commercials and has a happy home life with his wife, Mimi, and two children. When Carlyle travels to New York City to visit his friend Charlie, who has been diagnosed with AIDS, he has repeat ...
Style: sexy, touching, realistic, serious, melancholic ...
Plot: male female relationship, friendship, lovers reunited, infidelity, love triangle, couples, family problems, couple relations, love affair, unfulfillment, dishonesty, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, new york, los angeles, california, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.9
 37
Threesome (1984)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A New York stockbroker (Stephen Collins) introduces a girlfriend (Deborah Raffin) to his buddy (Joel Higgins) from out of town, then regrets it.
Plot: breakup, stock broker, moving, intimacy, foot chase, break up, friendship, flashback, love triangle
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.2
 407
The Good Hope (1986)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Young Barend is worried about the safety of the sailing vessel he is on. The owner is an unscrupulous and stingy man who skimps on repairs and Barend becomes aware of this. Inevitably there is drama and tragedy. The film is set in an early 20th ...
Plot: death of son, fishing village, loss of son, sea, storm, drowning, love, death of husband, fishing, male female relationship, ship, village ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Movie in collections
 6.9
 2K
Fanny (1961)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Almost 19-year-old Marius feels himself in a rut in Marseille, his life planned for him by his cafe'-owning father, and he longs for the sea. The night before he is to leave on a 5-year voyage, Fanny, a girl he grew up with, reveals that she is ...
Style: touching, feel good, sentimental, serious, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: voyage, love, journey, couples, ocean or sea, young lovers, romance, love and romance, unfulfillment, relationship vs career, couple relations, love affair ...
Time: 1930s, 30s
Place: marseille, belgium, europe, france, marseille provence
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Affair in the Snow (1968)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In an isolated mountain resort, a woman gets involved in a love triangle between herself, her volatile lover and her ex-boyfriend, for whom she had platonic feelings.
Plot: love triangle, sex scene, extramarital affair, memory, snow, impotence, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, mountain, unrequited love, suicide, hotel, teacher ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Perfumed Garden (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, India
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Imagine a world of pleasure, where passion is the ultimate obsession. When Michael and Lisa travel to India to restore an erotic sculpture, they are immediately acquainted with the Kama Sutra and introduced to the skills of seduction. But when ...
Style: captivating, erotic, sexy
Plot: kama sutra, lesbian, love triangle, love, sexuality, sex scene, lust, reincarnation, erotica, female nudity, dancer, lesbianism ...
Place: middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Sleeping and Waking (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: If you had a second chance at life, would you take it? Sullivan Daniels (Jeff Allin), an artist known for his harsh religious paintings, chose a bizarre experimental surgery over his faith to save him from terminal cancer. Now his hands can't ...
Plot: love, friendship, nightmare, gardening, art, widower, identity, acceptance, existentialism, faith, scar, marriage ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.8
 194
Dark Victory (1976)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 150 min.
Story: A TV producer with a terminal illness is given the strength to keep going by her love for her doctor.
Plot: terminal illness, doctor, doctor patient relationship, friendship between women, marriage, dying young, anger, love, producer, female friendship, brain tumor
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Lou Didn't Say No (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Switzerland
Duration: 78 min.
Story: "Inspired by the correspondence between Rainer Maria Rilke and his psychoanalyst paramour Lou Andreas-Salomé, Miévilleés sophisticated study of modern love charts the turbulent relationship between a filmmaker (Bunel) and a volatile actor ...
Plot: crying, kiss, classical music, jealousy, love triangle, museum, modern dance, rehearsal, dancing, telephone call, male female relationship, love ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Kreutzer Sonata (1987)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 158 min.
Story: A revelatory discussion on a train. Based on Leo Tolstoy's novel of the same name.
Plot: tea, murder, flashback, death, train, jealousy, dysfunctional marriage, piano lesson, children, assassination attempt, hate, crimes of passion ...
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%