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The Girls of Nowolipki (1986)
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The Girls of Nowolipki (1986)
Original name: Dziewczeta z Nowolipek
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: Poland
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Coming of age story of four girls living in the same poor district of Warsaw just before the outbreak of World War One.
Plot: female director, first love, friendship, suicide, jealousy, poverty, murder, greed, picnic, neighbor, affair

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out emotional, serious, realistic and suspenseful films with plots about female director, jealousy, suicide, female nudity, murder, husband wife relationship and friendship mostly in Drama, Romance and History genres. Some movies like The Girls of Nowolipki: The Apple Tree of Paradise (1986), Mary Marie (2011), Farewell To Autumn (1990), Serena (2014), My Dream Boat (1967). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Apple Tree of Paradise (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Girls no more, four heroines emerge into womanhood with a more clear-eyed outlook on life.
Plot: female director, court, jealousy, trial, politician, accident, sex, murder, affair, female nudity, poison, marriage
Time: 1920s
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Mary Marie (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: After the death of their mother, two sisters are forced to question and redefine their love for each other.
Plot: jealousy, friendship, grief, grownups, female director, voyeurism, female nudity, small town, female masturbation, handyman, love triangle, sister sister relationship ...
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Farewell To Autumn (1990)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: Poland
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Decadence, homosexuality, excess wealth, infidelity, alcoholism and drugs all played a major role in the decline of aristocracy.
Plot: cheating, aristocracy, suicide, decadence, homosexual, lesbian kiss, alcohol, tragic event, border crossing, communism, surrealism, writers ...
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Serena (2014)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: Czech Republic, France, USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: North Carolina mountains at the end of the 1920s – George and Serena Pemberton, love-struck newly-weds, begin to build a timber empire. Serena soon proves herself to be equal to any man: overseeing loggers, hunting rattle-snakes, even saving a ...
Style: realistic, captivating, tense, serious, suspense ...
Audience: chick flick, kids, teens, girls' night
Plot: strong female lead, marriage, empire, family business, family in crisis, couple relations, love affair, family problems, crumbling marriage, jealousy, mountain, femme fatale ...
Time: 1920s, 20s, 20th century, 1930s, year 1929
Place: north carolina, usa, new jersey
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My Dream Boat (1967)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 125 min.
Story: The film tells a complicated love story. Carmen with Ke, Xiang Yi and Jiyuan. They start as a friend, but somehow a love triangle occur, and the outcome is very tragic.
Plot: love triangle, gambling debt, friendship, jealousy, tragedy, passion, classmate, coming of age, family relations
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Marriages (2001)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The supernatural is invoked to save a romance in 19th century Quebec.
Plot: female director, skinny dipping, grandmother, mother daughter relationship, sexual repression, female nudity, sex, male female relationship, countryside, puritan, supernatural power, aunt niece relationship ...
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Lumiere (1976)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Sarah, an actress nearing 40, has invited the woman who has been her best friend for 16 years and two younger women to her vacation retreat in Provence. There are the simple pleasures of lounging in adjacent hammocks, the sun, the food, ...
Plot: female director, swedish, female protagonist, swede, countryside, suicide, actress
Place: provence, europe, france
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With Beauty and Sorrow (1965)
Genre: Drama, Romance
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Duration: 106 min.
Story: When the man who seduced the famous painter Otoko as a teenager--and then wrote a bestselling novel about it--reappears in her life, her pupil--and lesbian lover--hatches a plot to destroy the man and his family.
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The Birthday (1980)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Poland
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The four sequences in the film cover four days in a life of young Warsaw lad in September 1938, 1939, 1943 and 1944. In the first sequence Jurek decides not to study in the Sorbonne but enlists in a Polish military school instead. In the second ...
Plot: female director, military hospital, rich, father son relationship, soldier, nazi occupation, world war two, german occupation, patriotism, stepmother stepson relationship, tragic event, birthday ...
Time: year 1939, 1940s, year 1943, year 1938, 1930s ...
Place: warsaw poland, poland
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Otel·lo (2012)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 69 min.
Story: OTHELLO is a cinematographic essay about power, desire, jealousy and deceit; a thought on the boundaries between fiction and real life.
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Elle (1995)
Genre: Drama
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Duration: 111 min.
Story: The place is Trieste and the time is 1927. Emilio Brentani leads a peaceful and uneventful life with his older sister Amalia. At least until the day he meets Angiolina Zarri, a beautiful young woman. But the lady is also fickle, wayward and ...
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Time: 1920s
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Anna Karenina (1967)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 145 min.
Story: The film is based on the novel of the same name by the Russian writer Leo Tolstoy. “All happy families resemble each other, each unhappy family is unhappy in its own way, ” goes the novel’s opening sentence. The melodrama centers around a ...
Plot: cheating wife, love triangle, adultery, jealousy, suicide attempt, high society, affair, unfaithful wife, russian empire, loveless marriage, aristocracy, infidelity ...
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