Movies like Adore

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Adore (2013)
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Adore (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia, France
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Lil and Roz are two lifelong friends, having grown up together as neighbors in an idyllic beach town. As adults, their sons have developed a friendship as strong as that which binds their mothers. One summer, all four are confronted by simmering emotions that have been mounting between them, and each find unexpected happiness in relationships that cross the bounds of convention.
Style: sexy, emotional, captivating, serious, romantic, disturbing, realistic, erotic, atmospheric, sexual ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: forbidden love, older woman younger man relationship, love affair, mother son relationship, older woman younger man sex, infidelity, sexual relations, lust, sexual tension, fall in love, beach, dishonesty, friendship, friends, parents and children, couples, love and romance, family relations, adultery, sex, lovers, under the surface, secret, jealousy, reunion ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia, sydney australia

Most similar movies to Adore

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, sexy and sexual films with plots about love and romance, couples, infidelity, adultery, nudity (full frontal - brief), sex and female nudity mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like Adore: My Mother (2004), Notes on a Scandal (2006), The Reader (2008), Queen of Hearts (2019), We Don't Live Here Anymore (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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My Mother (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Portugal, Austria, Spain
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Based on George Bataille's posthumous and controversial novel: When his father dies, a young man is introduced by his attractive, amoral mother to a world of hedonism and depravity.
Style: disturbing, contemplative, psychological, serious, sexy ...
Plot: mother son incest, mother son relationship, dominatrix, depravity, nude beach, voyeur, sexual promiscuity, parents and children, sexual relations, exhibitionism, incest, older woman younger man sex ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, france, nice france, spain
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84%
Notes on a Scandal (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A veteran high school teacher befriends a younger art teacher, who is having an affair with one of her 15-year-old students. However, her intentions with this new "friend" also go well beyond platonic friendship.
Style: sexual, psychological, tense, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: obsession, adultery, teacher, teachers and students, blackmail, older woman younger man sex, older woman younger man relationship, forbidden love, age difference, extramarital affair, lust, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.6
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The Reader (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: The story of Michael Berg, a German lawyer who, as a teenager in the late 1950s, had an affair with an older woman, Hanna, who then disappeared only to resurface years later as one of the defendants in a war crimes trial stemming from her actions as ...
Style: melancholic, psychological, bleak, emotional, compassionate ...
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, older woman younger man sex, age difference, sexuality, first love, sexual relations, unlikely couple, trial, sex with a minor, female prisoner, guilt, secret ...
Time: 60s, 50s, 20th century, 70s, year 1988 ...
Place: germany, europe, berlin germany, israel, west berlin west germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
Queen of Hearts (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark, Sweden
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Anne, a brilliant and dedicated advocacy lawyer specialising in society’s most vulnerable, children and young adults, lives what appears to be the picture-perfect life with her doctor-husband, Peter, and their twin daughters. When her estranged ...
Style: sexy, thought provoking, emotional, melancholic, disturbing
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: older woman younger man sex, stepmother stepson relationship, older woman younger man relationship, adultery, unfaithful wife, incest, sex with stepmother, older woman teenage boy sex, cheating wife, erotic thriller, explicit sex, sex with a minor ...
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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We Don't Live Here Anymore (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Married couple Jack and Terry Linden are experiencing a difficult period in their relationship. When Jack decides to step outside the marriage, he becomes involved with Edith, who happens to be the wife of his best friend and colleague, Hank Evans. ...
Style: touching, psychological, contemplative, sincere, emotional ...
Plot: infidelity, unfaithful wife, marriage, friendship, betrayal, adultery, forbidden love, love affair, family problems, dishonesty, crumbling marriage, society ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, europe, oregon, portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Lady Chatterley (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Belgium, France
Duration: 168 min.
Story: French adaption of DH Lawrence's infamous novel about forbidden passion across the class divide. Winner of the 2007 Cesar Award for Best Film.
Style: touching, sincere, sexy, romantic, serious ...
Plot: extramarital affair, forbidden love, lady, infidelity, passion, sexual relations, fall in love, dysfunctional marriage, paralysis, pianist, world war one, family relations ...
Time: 20s, 20th century, 1920s
Place: france, europe, mediterranean sea, riviera
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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The Mother (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A grandmother has a passionate affair with a man half her age, who is also sleeping with her daughter.
Style: touching, psychological, sincere, erotic, sexual ...
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, older woman younger man sex, love affair, infidelity, family problems, human nature, death in the family, parents and children, life is a bitch, dishonesty, golden years, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
All Things Fair (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Denmark, Sweden
Duration: 130 min.
Story: This film is set in 1943 when the whole of Europe was embroiled in WWII. It deals with attraction of a 15 year old boy Stig to his teacher Viola. The whole movie revolves around the sexual encounters between Stig and Viola and how he eventually ...
Style: sexual, sexy, touching, tense, contemplative ...
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, forbidden love, teacher student sex, extramarital affair, older woman younger man sex, teenage sex, sex with teenager, teachers and students, sex with a minor, alcohol abuse, female teacher, teacher student relationship ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, year 1943
Place: sweden, europe, stockholm sweden, scandinavia, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Water for Elephants (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: In this captivating Depression-era melodrama, impetuous veterinary student Jacob Jankowski joins a celebrated circus as an animal caretaker but faces a wrenching dilemma when he's transfixed by angelic married performer Marlena.
Style: emotional, touching, stylized, realistic, romantic ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: forbidden love, fall in love, love and romance, lovers, circus, performer's life, veterinarian, older woman younger man relationship, star, animal life, love affair, boss and employee ...
Time: 20th century, 1930s, 20s, 1920s, 30s ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.7
 82K
Unfaithful (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: France, Germany, USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Connie is a wife and mother whose 11-year marriage to Edward has lost its sexual spark. When Connie literally runs into handsome book collector Paul, he sweeps her into an all-consuming affair. But Edward soon becomes suspicious and decides to ...
Style: sexy, sexual, erotic, suspenseful, psychological ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: infidelity, adultery, unfaithful wife, husband wife relationship, dangerous attraction, cheating wife, older woman younger man relationship, hot and sexy, sexual obsession, cuckolded husband, cuckold, erotic thriller ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, turkey, grand central station manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Jan Dara (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Thailand
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Jan Dara grows up in a house lacking in love but abundant in lust. He quickly picks up the sinful way of life of the man who married his mother after she became pregnant from being raped. His 'father's' mistress welcomes the young boy ...
Style: erotic, serious, realistic, sexy, sincere ...
Plot: father daughter incest, half brother half sister relationship, family relations, infidelity, dysfunctional family, forbidden love, love triangle, child born of rape, sexual relations, master and servant, youth, love and romance ...
Time: 1930s, 30s
Place: thailand, bangkok thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 7.1
 8K
Don't Move (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, Spain, UK
Duration: 125 min.
Story: While waiting for the brain surgery of his daughter Angela, victim of a motorcycle accident, the surgeon Timoteo recalls his torrid affair with and passion for Italia, a simple woman from slums in the periphery of the big city where he lives. The ...
Style: sexy, emotional, sincere, touching, erotic ...
Plot: infidelity, adultery, pregnancy, fall in love, sexual relations, mistress, abortion, couple relations, love, husband wife relationship, passion, doubt ...
Time: contemporary
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.8
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Damage (1992)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France
Duration: 111 min.
Story: The life of a respected British politician at the height of his career crumbles when he becomes obsessed with his son's lover.
Style: sexual, sexy, affectionate, psychological, melancholic ...
Plot: femme fatale, forbidden love, infidelity, dangerous attraction, love affair, obsession, incest, love triangle, family relations, oral sex, parents and children, fondling ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: london, brussels belgium, brussels, paris france, palm springs california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.6
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Novo (2002)
Genre: Drama, Comedy, Romance
Country: France, Spain, Switzerland
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After an injury, Graham suffers from short-term memory loss, which causes him to fall back into the abyss of amnesia every 10 minutes. Those around him both profit and suffer from his condition -- his sex-crazed boss, Sabine, tricks him into regular ...
Style: sexy, semi serious, realistic, humorous, stylized ...
Plot: memory loss, sexual relations, infidelity, fall in love, couple relations, couples, dishonesty, love affair, romance, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, nylons ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.0
 21K
I Am Love (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Emma left Russia to live with her husband in Italy. Now a member of a powerful industrial family, she is the respected mother of three, but feels unfulfilled. One day, Antonio, a talented chef and her son's friend, makes her senses kindle.
Style: atmospheric, stylized, meditative, emotional, intense ...
Plot: high society, chef, older woman younger man relationship, adultery, infidelity, family relations, food, bourgeoisie, love and romance, love triangle, family feud, family tradition ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, europe, milan italy, london, nice france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 4.5
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Above & Beyond (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Cop drama meets romance: This intense thriller is about a police officer who shoots his best friend (who also wears a badge) while on the job. His buddy is permanently paralyzed, and the incident raises eyebrows around the precinct. Was it an ...
Style: sentimental, emotional, serious, realistic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love triangle, love affair, forbidden love, couples, romance, disability, infidelity, best friends, dishonesty, husband wife relationship, adultery, police officer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.4
 6K
Gemma Bovery (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France, UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Martin, an ex-Parisian well-heeled hipster passionate about Gustave Flaubert who settled into a Norman village as a baker, sees an English couple moving into a small farm nearby. Not only are the names of the new arrivals Gemma and Charles Bovery, ...
Style: sexy, touching, sentimental, lyrical, romantic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: infidelity, literature, love triangle, couple relations, love and romance, countryside, village, midlife crisis, infatuation, baker, bakery, small town ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, normandy, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
A Good Lawyer's Wife (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Bored, horny, and frustrated, a woman begins an affair with a teenage boy.
Style: realistic, serious, atmospheric, emotional, gloomy
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, older woman younger man sex, love affair, family problems, infidelity, adultery, family relations, sexually frustrated woman, love and romance, parents and children, couple relations, sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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28 Hotel Rooms (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: While traveling for work in a city far from their homes, a novelist and a corporate accountant find themselves in bed together. Although she’s married, and he’s seeing someone, their intense attraction turns a one-night stand into an unexpected ...
Style: realistic, serious, sexy, touching, captivating ...
Plot: extramarital affair, infidelity, cheating, hotel room, impossible love, introspection, love affair, under the surface, couples, dishonesty, love and romance, hotel ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
In the Mood for Love (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A melancholy story about the love between a woman and a man who live in the same building and one day find out that their husband and wife had an affair with each other. More and more the two meet during their daily lives as they determine that they ...
Style: atmospheric, melancholic, contemplative, art house, psychological ...
Plot: adultery, love affair, newspaper, loneliness, infidelity, forbidden love, romance, human nature, marriage, coincidence, neighbor, guilt ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century, year 1966, year 1962
Place: hong kong, japan, singapore, asia, shanghai ...
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50%
Marie-Jo and Her 2 Lovers (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
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: sincere, emotional, psychological, serious, realistic ...
Plot: love triangle, fall in love, crumbling marriage, dishonesty, couples, family problems, family relations, couple relations, infidelity, extramarital affair, parents and children, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: france, europe, marseille
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 6.3
 4K
Leaving (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Suzanne is a well to do married woman and mother in the south of France. Her idle bourgeois lifestyle gets her down and she decides to go back to work as a physiotherapist. Her husband agrees to fix up a consulting room for her in their backyard. ...
Style: emotional, realistic, captivating, psychological, touching ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: infidelity, cheating wife, unfaithful wife, cuckolded husband, forbidden love, extramarital affair, fatal attraction, breakup, cuckold, love affair, opposites attract, family problems ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.6
 9K
5x2 (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: As young French couple Gilles and Marion officially separate, we see, in reverse order, the milestone moments in their relationship: Gilles revealing his unfaithfulness at a tense dinner party; Marion giving birth to their premature son while Gilles ...
Style: sincere, enigmatic, non-linear, psychological, stylized ...
Plot: divorce, rape, adultery, infidelity, wedding, childbirth, up and down relationship, family life, romance, family problems, introspection, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, paris france, italy, sardinia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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 4.6
 11K
Wild Orchid (1989)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A woman lawyer becomes mesmerized by a self-made millionaire during an encounter in Rio setting off a series of erotic encounters.
Style: erotic, sexy, sexual, atmospheric, melancholic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: erotica, sexual relations, dangerous attraction, love affair, sex scene, manipulations, love and romance, sexual pleasure, destructive relationship, love triangle, forbidden love, seduction ...
Time: 80s
Place: rio de janeiro, brazil, latin america, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.0
 38K
9½ Weeks (1986)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: An erotic story about a woman, the assistant of an art gallery, who gets involved in an impersonal affair with a man. She barely knows about his life, only about the sex games they play, so the relationship begins to get complicated.
Style: sexy, erotic, sexual, romantic, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: sex scene, erotica, sexuality, strong sexual content, dangerous attraction, sexual relations, obsession, bdsm, destructive relationship, sexual desire, mysterious character, sexual awakening ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, coney island brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city, brooklyn new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.2
 11K
Cheri (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France, Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A sumptuous dramatic comedy set in late 19th Century France, during the Belle Epoque, a period of social and cultural excess in European upper classes which ended only as the First World War erupted.
Style: sexual, witty, stylized, realistic, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, older woman younger man sex, age difference, prostitute, society, fall in love, love affair, teaching the ways of the world, matchmaking, obsession, couple relations, seductress ...
Time: 20th century, 20s, 1920s, 19th century, pre world war one
Place: paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Nights in Rodanthe (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Two unhappy people's lives become entwined when they have a life changing romance. Adrienne is a woman who's trying to decide whether to stay in her unhappy marriage or not. Her life changes when Paul, a doctor who is traveling to ...
Style: touching, romantic, sentimental, emotional, melancholic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: love and romance, romance, middle age romance, hotel, parents and children, infidelity, couples, true love, midlife crisis, marriage crisis, love story, reconciliation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: north carolina, usa, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 6.7
 22K
Elegy (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Cultural critic David Kepesh finds his life -- which he indicates is a state of "emancipated manhood" -- thrown into tragic disarray by Consuela Castillo, a well-mannered student who awakens a sense of sexual possessiveness in her teacher.
Style: sincere, suspenseful, sexy, serious, erotic ...
Plot: older man younger woman relationship, teacher student sex, age difference, older man younger woman sex, obsession, teachers and students, infidelity, love and romance, couples, danger, critic, possessiveness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.3
 5K
To Our Loves (1983)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A portrait of youth in bloom; a tale of one family's dissolution; a reflection upon the danger and the mystery in living. Sandrine Bonnaire plays Suzanne, a free spirit and the vessel for an almost Brontëan choler. She's 16, and men ...
Style: gloomy, psychological, sexual, sexy, serious ...
Plot: family relations, coming of age, infidelity, looking for sex, society, downfall, love and romance, youth, juvenile delinquency, family problems, couples, introspection ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.6
 80K
The Piano (1993)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: New Zealand, Australia, France, USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: After a long voyage from Scotland, pianist Ada McGrath and her young daughter, Flora, are left with all their belongings, including a piano, on a New Zealand beach. Ada, who has been mute since childhood, has been sold into marriage to a local man ...
Style: psychological, serious, stylized, sexual, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love triangle, infidelity, pianist, couples, sexual relations, love and romance, human nature, love affair, couple relations, desire, piano, arranged marriage ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1850s, 18th century
Place: new zealand, scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%