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Knifer (2010)
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Knifer
Original name: Μαχαιροβγάλτης
Genre: Drama
Country: Cyprus, Greece
Duration: 108 min.
Story: After his father death, Nikos moves from Ptolemaida to Athens. His uncle offers him food and shelter while he starts taking care of his dogs. Alone in an isolated suburb, he's wearing down into his misery routine, till the moment his relationship with his aunt changes everything.
Style: atmospheric, serious, bleak, realistic, gloomy, stylized
Plot: infidelity, love triangle, dishonesty, family problems, crumbling marriage, starting over, couple relations, love affair, dull life, hopes, love and romance, unfulfillment, couples, middle aged woman, sex scene, female nudity, male in shower, taking a shower, unfaithful wife, stabbed with a knife, theater, doberman, caught masturbating, urination, smoking ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: greece
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Scenes from a Marriage
Drama
Sweden
283 min.
 8.5
The Street
Drama
UK
60 min.
 8.3
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, gloomy and psychological films with plots about couples, infidelity, love and romance, crumbling marriage, dishonesty, unfulfillment and family problems mostly in Drama, Romance and Thriller genres. Some movies like Knifer: A Good Lawyer's Wife (2003), Daybreak (2003), Kira's Reason: A Love Story (2001), Signs & Wonders (2000), You (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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A Good Lawyer's Wife
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Bored, horny, and frustrated, a woman begins an affair with a teenage boy.
Style: gloomy, serious, realistic, atmospheric, emotional
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Daybreak
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Sweden, shortly before Christmas. Surgeon Rickard is told the job he expected goes to a Dane, because of his substance abuse. It's too late to cancel dinner with his in-laws. The guest couple announces their in-vitro is a success. Then ...
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Kira's Reason: A Love Story
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Kira and Mads try to work out their marriage, after Kira has been two years in a mental institution, but is she really ready for the real world?
Style: clever, talky, serious, realistic, gloomy ...
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Signs & Wonders
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Greece
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Under the influence of signs and premonitions, a man allows himself to veer in and out of a love affair with his colleague.
Style: talky, clever, serious, realistic, emotional ...
Plot: crumbling marriage, introspection, romance, couple relations, destructive relationship, infidelity, love affair, love triangle, siblings relations, dysfunctional family, lovers reunited, midlife crisis ...
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You
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Michèle shares her life with Paul, her husband and work colleague. She has a lover, Thomas, a musician with whom she has been having a passionate affair for some time. Attracted by Thomass non-conformity and lust for life, Michèle abandons her ...
Style: serious, gloomy, realistic
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A Married Woman
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A superficial woman has conflict between choosing her abusive husband and her vain lover.
Style: serious, gloomy, realistic, captivating, atmospheric ...
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My Brother's Wife
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina, Mexico, Peru, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After almost 10 years of marriage, attractive Zoe discovers that her marriage lacks passion and surprise, and is seduced by the possibility of finding those sensations already forgotten in her husband's brother. From this premise a series of ...
Style: serious, sexual, realistic, stylized, sincere
Plot: betrayal, crumbling marriage, romance, couple relations, infidelity, love affair, love triangle, siblings relations, dishonesty, love and romance, unfulfillment, pregnancy ...
Time: contemporary
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Turbine
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Nick, an adulterous New Yorker, and his wife, Sarah, relocate to the Midwest for a fresh start. Nick soon befriends a wealthy local farmer and discovers a secret he's been keeping is not so easily left behind in this erotic and surreal drama.
Style: serious, gloomy, realistic, tense
Plot: crumbling marriage, couple relations, infidelity, countryside, unfulfillment, couples, femme fatale, starting over, dangerous attraction, destructive relationship, dishonesty, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: missouri, usa
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The Other Woman
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Jill Plumley left her brilliant job as journalist when she married Derek, am important layer with a brilliant career. Now Jill is university teacher. But everything changes when she receive a message from her husbands' secretary and she start ...
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, suspenseful, touching
Plot: infidelity, mystery, love affair, dishonesty, love and romance, couples, family problems, blind ambition, crumbling marriage, intrigue, investigation, love triangle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
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System:   75%
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Amnesty
Genre: Drama
Country: Albania, Greece, France
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Amnesty is a 2011 Albanian movie directed by Buyar Alimani. It’s a story about two people who meet up in jail when they come for monthly visits of their spouses. They fall in love after becoming witnesses to a wedding in jail but relationship has ...
Style: serious, gloomy, realistic, atmospheric, touching
Plot: prison, love affair, love and romance, urban, couple relations, fall in love, infidelity, forbidden love, dishonesty, life is a bitch, couples, pardon ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, albania
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    User:   81%
 
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Automatic
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Everyone falls into self destructive habits. Automatic lets us view a small cross-section of the lives of six characters as they struggle to break free from the automatic behavior that drives their lives.
Style: bleak, serious, realistic, emotional, gloomy ...
Plot: human nature, urban, womanizer, crumbling marriage, couple relations, fall in love, sexual relations, siblings relations, destiny, hopes, love and romance, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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System:   70%
    User:   68%
 
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Open Hearts
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Denmark
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Cecilie and Joachim are about to get married when a freak car accident leaves Joachim disabled, throwing their lives into a spin. The driver of the other car, Marie, and her family don’t get off lightly, either. Her husband Niels works in the ...
Style: realistic, touching, serious, gloomy, melancholic ...
Plot: hospital, infidelity, love, crumbling marriage, adultery, loneliness, romance, couple relations, tragedy, relationships, dogma, destructive relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: tokyo, denmark
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The Night Buffalo
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Unable to cope with the fact that his girlfriend cheated on him with his best friend, a twenty-two year old schizophrenic sets an elaborate revenge plan into motion before taking his own life. Gregorio has been in and out of mental hospitals for ...
Style: bleak, serious, realistic, gloomy, sexual ...
Plot: hospital, mentally unstable, innocence lost, mental institution, forbidden love, haunted by the past, mental illness, terminal illness, love and romance, betrayal, couples, mute or deaf ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Marie-Jo and Her 2 Lovers
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Marie-Jo and Her Two Lovers (French: Marie-Jo et ses deux amours) is a 2002 French drama film directed by Robert Guédiguian. It was entered into the 2002 Cannes Film Festival.
Style: serious, realistic, sincere, emotional, psychological
Plot: love triangle, couple relations, infidelity, urban, dishonesty, love and romance, couples, crumbling marriage, parents and children, fall in love, family problems, extramarital affair ...
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An Eye for Beauty
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Country: Canada
Duration: 102 min.
Story: An architect and his wife see their relationship challenged.
Style: stylized, twists and turns, serious, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: infidelity, strong sexual content, dishonesty, couples, extramarital affair, couple relations, love affair, sexual relations, life turned upside down, love and romance, hospital, shower ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, montreal, quebec
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Come Undone
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, Switzerland, France
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Anna is an accountant for an important insurance firm and lives with her longterm lover Alessio - a man who longs for a stable longterm relationship with children, home, etc. Anna, feeling as though the fire has fizzled in that relationship takes up ...
Style: serious, gloomy, realistic, sincere, touching
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, italy
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Anna Karenina
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 360 min.
Story: To help her brother mend his failing marriage, young Russian beauty Anna Karenina - who's married to eminent nobleman Alexei Karenin - leaves St. Petersburg for Moscow, where she meets the dashing Count Vronsky. They soon fall madly in love, ...
Style: serious, emotional, epic, realistic, gloomy ...
Plot: unsupportive spouse, crumbling marriage, romance, couple relations, infidelity, love affair, love triangle, tragic love, dysfunctional family, love and romance, unfulfillment, couples ...
Time: 19th century
Place: russia
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System:   53%
    User:   58%
 
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Satisfaction
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: A provocative drama that explores modern marriage at its midpoint. Through the lens of one couple, Neil Truman and his wife, Grace, this series answers the question, “What do you do when having it all is not enough?” by delving into their ...
Style: serious, realistic, gloomy, tense
Plot: crumbling marriage, couple relations, under the surface, unfulfillment, infidelity, couples, marriage, dishonesty, family problems, dysfunctional marriage, casual sex, marital problem ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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System:   53%
    User:   55%
 
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The Spectator
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Valeria is a passive onlooker to her own life in Turin, and she grows so obsessed with the activities of her neighbor Massimo that when he moves to Rome she decides to follow him. There she meets and unexpectedly befriends Massimo's companion ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic, psychological
Plot: mentally unstable, romance, crumbling marriage, destructive relationship, forbidden love, love triangle, voyeurism, midlife crisis, estrangement, fall in love, dishonesty, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, italy, rome italy
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System:   53%
    User:   58%
 
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The Touch
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Sweden
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A seemingly happy Swedish housewife and mother begins an adulterous affair with a foreign archaeologist who is working near her home.
Style: serious, realistic, psychological
Plot: love affair, mentally unstable, small town, crumbling marriage, romance, human nature, introspection, couple relations, infidelity, destructive relationship, forbidden love, love triangle ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
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System:   52%
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Sex, Lies & Obsession
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A high-school drama teacher struggles to keep her family together after she discovers her husband's sexual addiction.
Style: serious, sexual, realistic, rough, sincere
Plot: obsession, couple relations, sexual relations, addiction, dishonesty, couples, prostitute, family problems, family relations, infidelity, life is a bitch, crumbling marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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System:   52%
    User:   44%
 
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Webdultery
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A couple in a failing marriage begin to cheat on each other using the power of the internet.
Style: sexy, serious, realistic, sincere, emotional ...
Plot: crumbling marriage, couple relations, infidelity, sexual relations, dishonesty, love and romance, unfulfillment, couples, black dress, female nudity, adultery, extramarital affair ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
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System:   51%
    User:   48%
 
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Morlang
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Inspired by true events, a chilling psychological drama. A couple's secret pact takes an unexpected, sinister turn.
Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic, scary, psychological
Plot: betrayal, crumbling marriage, couple relations, infidelity, haunted by the past, unfulfillment, couples, family problems, dealing with death, dutch, vengeance, death in the family ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, ireland
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System:   50%
    User:   56%
 
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Betrayal
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Centers on Sara, a beautiful but unhappily married female photographer who begins a torrid affair with Jack, a lawyer for a powerful family.
Style: tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: infidelity, love affair, couples, betrayal, crumbling marriage, murder, courtroom drama, family in crisis, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, legal ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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System:   48%
    User:   42%
 
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Betty
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: When Betty is caught en flagrante, her bourgeois in-laws and husband force a divorce settlement upon her and bar her from seeing her two daughters. She is rescued from an alcoholic stupor by Laure, a middle-aged woman who takes Betty to her hotel ...
Style: serious, gloomy, realistic, sexual, atmospheric ...
Plot: hotel, bar, mentally unstable, betrayal, crumbling marriage, human nature, couple relations, alcohol abuse, destructive relationship, infidelity, love affair, down on your luck ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: versailles, paris france, france
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System:   48%
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Prague
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Christoffer and Maja's trip to Prague to bring back Chistoffer's deceased father, evolves into the story of a brake-up. With the dead father lurking in the background, secrets gradually emerge threatening to destroy their marriage.
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, gloomy
Plot: crumbling marriage, couple relations, estrangement, unfulfillment, infidelity, couples, love, marriage, hospital, family problems, parents and children, dysfunctional family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: prague, denmark, europe, czech republic, central europe ...
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System:   48%
    User:   51%
 
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Blue Jasmine
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Jasmine French used to be on the top of the heap as a New York socialite, but now is returning to her estranged sister in San Francisco utterly ruined. As Jasmine struggles with her haunting memories of a privileged past bearing dark realities she ...
Style: talky, cynical, realistic, psychological, tragicomedy ...
Plot: depression, suicide, tragedy, mental illness, working class, adultery, starting over, drugs/alcohol, relationships, character study, loneliness, life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san francisco, usa, new jersey, new york, california
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System:   47%
    User:   56%
 
The Pumpkin Eater
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The study of a marriage. Jo has five children and husband number two when she meets writer Jake Armitage. She leaves this husband to marry Jake, and his career takes off. A few years and at least one child later, Jo is deeply depressed, breaking ...
Style: gloomy, serious, realistic, bleak, clever ...
Plot: mentally unstable, unsupportive spouse, crumbling marriage, couple relations, infidelity, midlife crisis, marriage, unfulfillment, couples, feminism, self discovery, breakup ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: england, europe
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System:   45%
    User:   46%
 

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Black Ice
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Finland, Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Saara is a middle-aged doctor who one day finds out that her architect-husband Leo is having an affair with a younger woman, Tuuli. Instead of revealing her true identity, Saara pretends to be someone else and makes friends with Tuuli. At the same ...
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Delta
Genre: Drama
Country: Hungary, Germany
Duration: 92 min.
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Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic, bleak, emotional ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: hungary, europe
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System:   43%
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