Movies like Adore

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Adore (2013)
 6.2
 31K
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, love affair, older woman younger man relationship, infidelity, lust, fall in love, older woman younger man sex, sexual relations, sexual tension, dishonesty, parents and children, couples, friendship, love and romance, family relations, friends, beach, lovers, mother son relationship, under the surface, adultery, secret, jealousy, reunion, birthday ...
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 emotional films with plots about love and romance, couples, infidelity, love affair, adultery, nudity (full frontal - brief) and sex mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like Adore: My Mother (2004), Lady Chatterley (2006), Queen of Hearts (2019), A Good Lawyer's Wife (2003), The Reader (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.1
 6K
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, psychological, serious, sexy, sexual ...
Plot: mother son incest, mother son relationship, dominatrix, depravity, nude beach, sexual relations, parents and children, bondage, nightclub, sexual promiscuity, family relations, incest ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france, nice france, spain
⇓ 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, sexy, sincere, romantic, atmospheric ...
Plot: infidelity, lady, sexual relations, extramarital affair, forbidden love, passion, fall in love, sexual desire, dysfunctional marriage, family relations, paralysis, world war one ...
Time: 20th century, 1920s, 20s
Place: france, europe, riviera, mediterranean sea
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: thought provoking, sexy, emotional, melancholic, disturbing
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: stepmother stepson relationship, older woman younger man relationship, older woman younger man sex, adultery, unfaithful wife, incest, cheating wife, lovers, age difference, explicit sex, erotic thriller, child abuse ...
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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, infidelity, family problems, sexual relations, adultery, family relations, love and romance, parents and children, couple relations, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.6
 225K
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: psychological, bleak, emotional, melancholic, compassionate ...
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, age difference, sexuality, sexual relations, first love, older woman younger man sex, unlikely couple, trial, female prisoner, guilt, sex with a minor, secret ...
Time: 60s, 50s, 20th century, 80s, year 1988 ...
Place: germany, europe, israel, hamburg germany, berlin germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 6.0
 2K
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: realistic, emotional, serious, sincere, sexual ...
Plot: half brother half sister relationship, father daughter incest, forbidden love, dysfunctional family, love triangle, sexual relations, nanny, infidelity, family relations, coming of age, incest, strong sexual content ...
Time: 1930s, 30s
Place: thailand, bangkok thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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, sincere, tense ...
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, forbidden love, teacher student sex, older woman younger man sex, sex with teenager, female teacher, teachers and students, teenage sex, world war two, alcohol abuse, extramarital affair, sex with a minor ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, year 1943
Place: sweden, europe, stockholm sweden, scandinavia
⇓ 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, sentimental, touching, lyrical, romantic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: infidelity, literature, love triangle, couple relations, love and romance, midlife crisis, village, countryside, bakery, infatuation, baker, death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, normandy, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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, serious, emotional, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: love triangle, fall in love, dishonesty, family problems, couples, infidelity, family relations, crumbling marriage, couple relations, extramarital affair, parents and children, wife husband relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: france, europe, marseille
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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, sincere, emotional, realistic ...
Plot: infidelity, unfaithful wife, marriage, friendship, adultery, betrayal, forbidden love, love affair, family problems, society, crumbling marriage, best friends ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, europe, portland oregon, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.2
 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, psychological, captivating, touching ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: cheating wife, infidelity, unfaithful wife, cuckolded husband, extramarital affair, forbidden love, crumbling marriage, breakup, love affair, opposites attract, family problems, family in crisis ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
⇓ 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, art house, psychological, emotional ...
Plot: love affair, loneliness, infidelity, adultery, forbidden love, newspaper, romance, human nature, marriage, coincidence, neighbor, guilt ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century, year 1966, year 1962
Place: hong kong, japan, singapore, asia, cambodia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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, captivating, touching, sexual ...
Plot: extramarital affair, infidelity, cheating, sex, hotel room, impossible love, love affair, introspection, under the surface, dishonesty, couples, adultery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 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, pregnancy, adultery, fall in love, sexual relations, mistress, abortion, couple relations, husband wife relationship, love, passion, doubt ...
Time: contemporary
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.4
 152
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: realistic, sentimental, emotional, serious
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love triangle, forbidden love, love affair, couples, dishonesty, infidelity, romance, disability, best friends, husband wife relationship, police officer, adultery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Water for Elephants (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 120 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, realistic, serious, sentimental ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: forbidden love, circus, love and romance, lovers, performer's life, boss and employee, fall in love, older woman younger man relationship, couples, couple relations, animal training, love triangle ...
Time: 20th century, 1930s, 20s, 1920s, 30s ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 6.8
 16K
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: sexy, sexual, realistic, gloomy, serious ...
Plot: femme fatale, obsession, infidelity, incest, forbidden love, dangerous attraction, love triangle, family relations, love affair, father son relationship, extramarital affair, scandal ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: london, brussels belgium, brussels, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: teacher, teachers and students, obsession, blackmail, adultery, older woman younger man relationship, age difference, forbidden love, loneliness, dangerous attraction, infidelity, manipulation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 7.0
 20K
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: older woman younger man relationship, high society, chef, food, adultery, love triangle, love and romance, family life, self discovery, parents and children, nudity (full frontal - brief), infidelity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, europe, nice france, london, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 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, obsession, teachers and students, older man younger woman sex, infidelity, love and romance, couples, danger, critic, lust ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ 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, sentimental, emotional, romantic, melancholic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: love and romance, romance, hotel, parents and children, infidelity, couples, middle age romance, true love, midlife crisis, marriage crisis, love story, reconciliation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: north carolina, usa, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 5.7
 2K
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: semi serious, sexy, stylized, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: sexual relations, memory loss, infidelity, fall in love, couple relations, couples, love affair, romance, dishonesty, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Brokeback Mountain (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Two modern-day cowboys meet on a shepherding job in the summer of '63, the two share a raw and powerful summer together that turns into a lifelong relationship conflicting with the lives they are supposed to live.
Style: emotional, melancholic, sincere, sexy, touching ...
Plot: homosexuality, gay relationship, gays and lesbians, gay, homosexual, forbidden love, gay romance, gay slur, closeted homosexual, cowboy, male nudity, first gay sexual experience ...
Time: 60s, 80s, 1960s, 70s, 20th century ...
Place: wyoming, texas, usa, new york, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.0
 36K
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, psychological, romantic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: erotica, sex scene, sexual relations, strong sexual content, dangerous attraction, obsession, bdsm, sexual awakening, destructive relationship, mysterious character, sexualized violence, sexuality ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, coney island brooklyn new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
My Summer of Love (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In the Yorkshire countryside, working-class tomboy Mona meets the exotic, pampered Tasmin. Over the summer season, the two young women discover they have much to teach one another, and much to explore together.
Style: psychological, sincere, melancholic, emotional, sexy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: lesbian, lesbian relationship, lesbian love, siblings relations, teenage life, fall in love, countryside, gays and lesbians, friendship, lgbt, summer, tomboy ...
Time: contemporary
Place: yorkshire, england, northern england, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 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, manipulations, forbidden love, love triangle, love and romance, manipulation, destructive relationship, sexual awakening, seduction ...
Time: 80s
Place: rio de janeiro, brazil, latin america, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 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, tense ...
Plot: rape, divorce, adultery, infidelity, wedding, childbirth, sex, family life, up and down relationship, romance, introspection, family problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france, sicily, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Wide Sargasso Sea (1993)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In the wake of Jamaican emancipation, French colonist Annette Cosway falls into poverty and marries racist Englishman Paul Mason. But when Annette's young son dies in a fire started by former slaves, Mason flees to England, leaving his ...
Style: realistic, sexual, sexy, serious, atmospheric
Audience: girls' night
Plot: infidelity, family relations, voodoo, nightmare, fear, wedding, promise, slave, jungle, arson, deception, lust ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1840s, victorian era
Place: jamaica, england, europe, caribbean, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
12%
 6.7
 4K
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, sexy ...
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, older woman younger man sex, love affair, infidelity, family problems, parents and children, golden years, life is a bitch, human nature, dishonesty, death in the family, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 5.5
 392
Tempted (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The strain of juggling her responsibilities as wife, mother, and successful paralegal have worn Emma Burke (Virginia Madsen) out. Thus it is that Emma welcomes the opportunity to briefly take leave of her Boston home and head for sunny Hawaii. It is ...
Style: realistic, touching, emotional, serious, sexual ...
Plot: adultery, fall in love, love affair, family relations, love triangle, couples, dishonesty, romance, parents and children, last wish, infidelity, funeral ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hawaii, boston, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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