Movies like Longing for the Rain

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Longing for the Rain (2013)
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Longing for the Rain (2013)
Original name: 春梦
Genre: Biography, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Linking several genres in a surprising and successful way, Yang Lin’s fiction feature debut is an Asian ghost story in which documentary scenes show how incongruous today's reality can look in China. Protagonist Fang Lei lives in material wealth and only has to care for her daughter. One night, a young mysterious lover appears and makes passionate love to her.
Style: psychological, captivating, disturbing
Plot: dream, love and romance, male female relationship, love story, love interest, psychology, relationships, forbidden love, love triangle, romance, lovers, romantic relationship, mystery, family relations, love affair, relationship problems, marital problem, couple relations, sex, female nudity, buddhism, masturbation, kiss, eating, prayer ...

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Most similar movies to Longing for the Rain

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, disturbing, psychological and romantic films with plots about love affair, relationships, male female relationship, love story, romantic relationship, love and romance and love interest mostly in Drama, Romance and Mystery genres. Some movies like Longing for the Rain: The Last Paradiso (2021), A Beautiful Life (2011), Classic Again (2020), Tempting Fate (2019), A Full Breath (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Last Paradiso (2021)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In 1950s Italy, a farmer's dream of improving workers’ living conditions collapses when he falls for a landowner's daughter. Based on true events.
Style: romantic, disturbing, captivating, psychological
Plot: fall in love, love interest, love affair, relationships, in love, male female relationship, forbidden love, love and romance, couple relations, lifestyle, relationship problems, romance ...
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
A Beautiful Life (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Fang Zhen Dong (Liu Ye) is a patrolling officer in Beijing who one night meets the drunk Li Pei Ru (Shu Qi) while singing karaoke at the KTV place. Li Pei Ru is a real estate agent from Hong Kong who has vowed to make her fortune in the cosmoplitan ...
Style: romantic, captivating, sincere, psychological, disturbing
Plot: romance, relationships, love and romance, relationship problems, love interest, unrequited love, love triangle, romantic triangle, mental breakdown, male female relationship, couple relations, romantic relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
 6.8
 201
Classic Again (2020)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Thailand
Duration: 123 min.
Story: In a love triangle that miraculously mirrors her mother's romance years ago, a young woman let's her heart lead.
Style: psychological, romantic, captivating, disturbing
Plot: family relations, male female relationship, love affair, in love, love triangle, love interest, family problems, love story, romantic rivalry, love and romance, star crossed lovers, romantic relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
 5.6
 625
Tempting Fate (2019)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Gabby's picture perfect marriage to Elliott is jeopardized when she meets Matt, a handsome younger man who ignites a fire and desire within her. Based on the New York Times best-selling novel of the same name.
Style: captivating, psychological, suspense, disturbing
Plot: cheating wife, male female relationship, forbidden love, relationship problems, marital problem, love affair, love story, family problems, husband wife relationship, love triangle, marriage crisis, love interest ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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A Full Breath (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Russia
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A man travelling to his past finds himself trapped in love triangle with no way out.
Style: psychological, captivating, disturbing
Plot: old love, fall in love, tragic love, relationship problems, love triangle, romantic triangle, love and romance, love interest, confronting the past, relationships, forbidden love, romantic relationship ...
Place: crimea
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
The Third Way of Love (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: China
Duration: 113 min.
Story: "The Third Way of Love" tells the sad love story of Lin Qi Zheng, who is from a rich family, and Zhou Yu who is a smart and beautiful lawyer.
Style: psychological, captivating, tense, suspense, disturbing
Plot: relationship problems, star crossed lovers, romantic triangle, sister sister relationship, love triangle, tragic love, love and romance, love story, relationships, rich man, family problems, male female relationship ...
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 6.8
 80
I Remember (2020)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: China
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When an average and unexciting IT worker meets the new girl in the office, the beautiful Zhao Ximan, he finds a reason to change his life. But Ximan hides a secret, she suffers from Global Transient Amnesia, meaning she won't remember anything ...
Style: captivating, disturbing, psychological, romantic
Plot: love story, love affair, couples, computer hacker, relationships, couple relations, love interest, love and romance, hacker, male female relationship, romantic relationship, amnesia
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Autumn Fairy Tale (2019)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: China
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The film tells a story of 2 girls who were born on the same day and unintentionally switched at birth. Their lives are completed changed due to the misplacement when they are returned to their respective families.
Style: captivating, psychological, disturbing, romantic
Plot: switched at birth, changing lives, love interest, love affair, couple relations, family relations, male female relationship, love story, female protagonist, switching roles, relationships, lifestyle change ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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An Hour Behind (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Trish's friends set her up on a blind-date, but when she forgets to adjust her clocks to compensate for Daylight Savings Time, she inadvertently stands her potential sweetheart up. Instead, she arrives at the venue and meets Parker, a ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, romantic, captivating, sincere
Plot: love story, false identity, in love, fall in love, mystery, love interest, love affair, love and romance, relationships, couple relations, male female relationship, romance ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 4.4
 43
Janani (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Film about a young heir to a toy company who has gotten a young lady pregnant. But were they unknowingly related to one-another?
Style: psychological, captivating, disturbing
Plot: family problems, star crossed lovers, love affair, love story, relationships, family disapproval, male female relationship, love interest, relationship problems, forbidden love, fall in love, couple relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Shyam Singha Roy (2021)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 155 min.
Story: A young filmmaker is in a soup right when he’s about to find his footing in the film industry. When he sets out to find an answer, turns out it’s in the past.
Style: captivating, psychological, romantic, disturbing
Plot: reincarnation, male female relationship, love and romance, relationships, couple relations, couples, love story, love interest, romantic relationship, love affair
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
After Ever Happy (2022)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: As a shocking truth about a couple's families emerges, the two lovers discover they are not so different from each other. Tessa is no longer the sweet, simple, good girl she was when she met Hardin — any more than he is the cruel, moody boy ...
Style: suspense, psychological, romantic, disturbing, captivating ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: love, teenage crush, lovers, couple relations, relationships, infatuation, love affair, mystery, couples, male female relationship, relationship problems, secret ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.8
 69
Wounded Past (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Brazil
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: When she was a young girl, Heloisa was harshly torn apart from the love of her life: Pedro, a straightforward romantic young man whose powerful family strongly believes the ends always do justify the means. Because she comes from a very humble ...
Style: disturbing, captivating, psychological
Plot: love, unfulfilled love, male female relationship, love and romance, love triangle, husband wife relationship, tragic love, relationships, marital problem, love story, romantic triangle, family relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.9
 124
Gisela (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Gisela is a young wife and mother, living in a working class German Housing Scheme. She is a supermarket cashier, her husband a delivery driver. The marriage is stale but together they are working their way up into the middle class. George and ...
Style: suspense, psychological, captivating, disturbing
Plot: love triangle, relationship problems, romantic triangle, opposites attract, jealousy, forbidden love, love affair, male female relationship, love and romance, romantic relationship, love story, relationships ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.8
 2K
Ali & Ava (2021)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Sparks fly after Ali and Ava meet through their shared affection for Sofia, the child of Ali’s tenants whom Ava teaches. Ali finds comfort in Ava’s warmth and kindness while Ava finds Ali’s complexity and humour irresistible. As the pair begin ...
Style: captivating, disturbing, entertaining, psychological, romantic
Plot: love and romance, in love, love story, new love, relationships, relationship problems, male female relationship, fall in love, unhappy marriage, love triangle, love interest, marriage crisis ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Silent Storm (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: An enigmatic outsider living on a remote Scottish island finds herself caught between her minister husband and the delinquent who is sent to live with them.
Style: captivating, disturbing, psychological, enigmatic
Plot: love triangle, romantic triangle, family problems, marital crisis, marital problem, male female relationship, love interest, romantic relationship, husband wife relationship, female protagonist, love story, love and romance ...
Place: scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.4
 651
Simple Passion (2020)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A man and a woman are brought together by chance for several months. He is younger than she is, married, Russian, officially a diplomat stationed in Paris. She is a beautiful teacher and researcher, with her feet firmly on the ground. The film ...
Style: lyrical, romantic, captivating, erotic, entertaining
Plot: passion, female nudity, love affair, male female relationship, lovers, relationship problems, tragic love, betrayal, seduction, family problems, mystery, romantic relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
My Girl and I (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Su-ho is a plain high school boy, and Su-eun is a bright and beautiful girl in the same school. For some unknown reason, Su-eun has a crush on the boy, and for equally mysterious reasons she rescues Su-ho in the sea (though he doesn’t know who ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, captivating
Audience: teens
Plot: love, tragic love, teenager, couple relations, love interest, unfulfilled love, male female relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, relationship problems, star crossed lovers, love story, romantic relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Seni Çok Bekledim (2021)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Turkey
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: While the dirty secrets of the two families are revealed one by one, the love of Kadir and Ayliz has to pass this test.
Style: tense, captivating
Plot: family secret, relationship problems, family problems, secret, husband wife relationship, love affair, couple relations, mystery, love story, relationships, male female relationship, romantic relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Day of Swapping (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Min-ho and Jeong-il end up working with each other's wives one day. As time passes, the men feel attracted physically to their friend's wives. In the end, Jeong-il suggests to Min-ho, "Let's not take sides and just be happy as ...
Style: psychological, romantic, captivating, disturbing
Plot: swinger couple, sex with friend's wife, male female relationship, mate swapping, love triangle, love interest, wife swapping, open marriage, couple relations, swinger, husband wife relationship, romantic triangle ...
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
A Courtesan with Flowered Skin (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Japan around 1860: popular courtesan Asagiri will be freed soon from her service, yet she cannot imagine any other existence. Until one day at a local festival, Asagiri meets the young artisan Hanjiro by chance – an encounter that changes her ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, captivating, romantic, intense ...
Plot: prostitution, unfulfilled love, relationship problems, couples, romantic relationship, star crossed lovers, couple relations, tragic love, love interest, in love, love and romance, relationships ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Resisting Roots (2022)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Genevieve Harper makes the most out of raising her two siblings after their parents' tragic accident. At just 24, Viv has devoted herself to providing her family with the best life possible, sacrificing her own dreams along the way. When Trent ...
Style: captivating, disturbing, psychological, romantic
Plot: baseball, siblings, male female relationship, relationships, love affair, love interest, romantic relationship, love and romance, family, couple relations, fall in love, couples ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.5
 190
Meloholic (2017)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Yoo Eun-Ho has a special ability which allows him to read the minds of other people when he places his hand on them. Due to his special ability, he can't open his mind to anyone. One day, he meets Choo Ji-Eun. He is able to discern that what ...
Style: psychological, captivating, romantic, disturbing
Plot: mind reading, male female relationship, relationship problems, romantic triangle, in love, love affair, love triangle, love and romance, secret, couples, romantic relationship, love story ...
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Lead with Your Heart (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Ben and Maura have been married for years, and they are in a rut…so much of a rut that they are contemplating if it would be better to live separate lives. That’s when their two teenage children step in and scheme to try to get them back ...
Style: romantic, captivating, emotional, entertaining
Plot: marital problem, relationship problems, love and romance, husband wife relationship, family relations, couple relations, relationships, small town life, romantic relationship, problem solving, family problems, love affair ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.6
 16
Defeated (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Story: Inspired by true events, DEFEATED is an amazing romance/drama. The film takes you on a journey that follows the life of a model (Stephanie). She struggles to find true love & contentment after suffering a traumatic childhood experience. ...
Style: disturbing, captivating, psychological
Plot: model, love story, relationships, love interest, love and romance, love affair, self discovery, tragic past, couple relations, male female relationship, romantic relationship, looking for love ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Till We Meet Again (2021)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Xiao-lun, who is struck dead by lightning, has lost memories of his life. While Xiao-lun is working as god of love, persons with red strings, with his partner Pinky to reincarnate as a human being, Xiao-lun runs into Xiaomi, who was his lover during ...
Style: disturbing, romantic, captivating, psychological
Plot: mythology, male female relationship, relationships, god, love and romance, love story, couple relations, love affair, romantic relationship, supernatural power, relationship problems
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.6
 177
Indi (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Russia, Ukraine
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Arina is young, reach and independent woman. She's married to a wealthy businessman. But deep inside she's still looking for a true love.
Style: psychological, disturbing, suspense, captivating, fairy tale ...
Plot: car accident, relationship problems, romantic triangle, forbidden love, relationships, looking for love, male female relationship, love triangle, lifestyle change, family problems, couples, love and romance ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Colors of Love (2021)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When librarian Taylor Harris suddenly loses her job, she decides to visit her brother in a small town in Montana. There, she gets involved in the fight to help save her brother's hotel from tycoon Joel Sheenan, who wants to renovate it.
Style: captivating, psychological, disturbing, sincere
Plot: hotel, brother sister relationship, small town, relationship problems, getting home, couples, male female relationship, relationships, romantic relationship, family relations, romance, love story ...
Time: 20th century
Place: montana, seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.4
 94
Negotiator (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: China
TV show
Story: Dou Qiao is a genius negotiator who is the star of the US-China Business Council. Male lead Xie Xiaofei also works as a negotiator, but is actually the sole heir of a wealthy Chinese-American corporation who wants nothing to do with the family ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, captivating, romantic
Plot: love and romance, love affair, relationships, love story, family disapproval, relationship problems, love interest, wealthy family, in love, family problems, couple relations, businessman ...
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 4.1
 2K
Time Is Up (2021)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Vivien, an accomplished student with a passion for physics, and Roy, a troubled young man, are involved in an accident that forces them to reclaim their lives one minute at the time.
Style: disturbing, psychological, captivating, romantic
Plot: love triangle, romantic rivalry, accident, romantic relationship, romantic triangle, love story, male female relationship, love affair, in love, star crossed lovers, memory lapse, unfulfilled love ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%