Movies like The Impostor 1997

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The Impostor (1997)
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The Impostor (1997)
Original name: El impostor
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Argentina
Duration: 99 min.
Story: This drama is based on a novel and incomplete screenplay by the late Maria Luis Bemberg. In 1930s Argentina, wealthy Sebastian (Antonio Birabent) leaves his Buenos Aires home for the family estate on the pampas. His family, concerned for his physical and mental health, arranges for Sebastian's childhood friend Juan (Walter Quiroz) to check on Sebastian's situation. Juan finds the highly erratic Sebastian caught in a doomed relationship with the Danish daughter of religious sect members. Unfortunately, Juan also becomes obsessed with the young woman, and Sebastian's suspicions increase.
Plot: sex, passion, violence, friendship, obsession, love triangle, male nudity, wealth, espionage, family relations, insanity, health, male female relationship, religious sect, immigrants, impostor, surrealism, childhood friend, friend, estate, suspicion, argentine, magic realism, danish
Time: 1930s
Place: buenos aires argentina

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, sexy and sexual films with plots about male female relationship, love triangle, love, female nudity, male nudity, sex and obsession mostly in Drama, Romance and Mystery genres. Some movies like The Impostor: My Dream Boat (1967), Cows (1992), In the Woods (2010), Hecate (1982), Twisted Romance (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
My Dream Boat (1967)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 125 min.
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Cows (1992)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, War
Country: Spain
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A film set in the Basque region, beginning in the Carlist war of 1875 and ending during the Spanish Civil war of 1936. The film portrays how one single act of cowardice shapes the life of the next three generations of two families and fuels the ...
Style: romantic, serious, realistic, captivating, weird
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Time: 1930s, 20th century, 19th century, 1870s, 1910s
Place: basque country
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In the Woods (2010)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Greece
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Enormous tree trunks. The nature of leaves, the roots of desire and a house hidden deep in the forest. A journey to the other side. Something like a "punk" existential fairytale.
Style: documentary filmmaking
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Hecate (1982)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Switzerland, France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Set amid the European community in an unspecified North African country, a colony on the verge of nationalism just before the war. And colonized is what happens to a French diplomat, Julien Rochelle, when he meets the mysterious beauty Clothilde de ...
Style: mysterious
Plot: sensuality, diplomat, colony, magic, goddess, nationalism, european, obsession, sex scene, boredom, female nudity, extramarital affair ...
Time: 1930s
Place: africa, north africa
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Twisted Romance (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Argentina
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Roberto is a bored young man living in the suburbs of Buenos Aires who begins a relationship with an older man named Raúl. Their romance takes a disturbing turn after Raúl catches Roberto with another man and turns increasingly abusive.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, disturbing
Plot: male homosexuality, love triangle, older man younger man relationship, teenage boy, couples, domestic disturbance, gay, gay relationship, family relations, promiscuity, violence, dysfunctional family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: argentina, buenos aires argentina
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The School of Flesh (1998)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: France, Luxembourg, Belgium
Duration: 110 min.
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Style: erotic, sexy, enigmatic, serious, psychological ...
Plot: sex, obsession, infidelity, romance, fashion, relationships, violence, adultery, betrayal, loneliness, destructive relationship, fall in love ...
Time: 90s
Place: paris france, tokyo, france, morocco
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This Sweet Sickness (1977)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 107 min.
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Place: france, europe
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Wuthering Heights (1985)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Mystery
Country: France
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Rivette's unique take on Bronte's famous novel "Wuthering Heights".
Style: realistic, serious, atmospheric, gloomy
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Unloved (1966)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Poland
Duration: 79 min.
Story: The story of the tumultuous relationship between a Jewish girl called Noemi and a Polish art student named Kamil is set at the outbreak of World War II.
Style: neurotic, pre war
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Time: year 1939
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Over the Dark Water (1993)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Russia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Leningrad; 60th years; white nights. Walking on Neva Embankment, the charming provincial has met three friends: poet, artist and film director. And each of young people has suggested to marry him.
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The King of Paris (1995)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: France, UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Victor Derval is returning home after a performance when he is hailed by Lisa, a young Hungarian woman. Her motives are mysterious; is she simply a star-struck peasant girl, or an ambitious, manipulative aspiring star?
Style: avant garde
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Time: 1930s
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Simple Passion (2020)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 99 min.
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Tiramisu (2008)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Netherlands, France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Bookkeeper Jacob newest client is the talented and flamboyant actress Anne. They first meet each other on her houseboat, the morning after the premiere of Anne's new theatrical play. Jacob soon discovers that Anne has made a mess of her ...
Style: sentimental, semi serious, realistic, exciting, contemplative
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Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union, UK
Duration: 140 min.
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Style: disturbing, bleak, serious, realistic, thought provoking
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Country: France
Duration: 101 min.
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Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 99 min.
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Mauri (1988)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: New Zealand
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Paso Doble (1985)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Romania
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Drama directed by Dan Pita.
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Original Sin (2001)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico, France, UK
Duration: 116 min.
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Duration: 112 min.
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Country: Spain, UK, Italy
Duration: 119 min.
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Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
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Time: 60s
Place: normandy, paris france
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34%
Sentimental Romance (1976)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Near the close of the Russian Civil War, in 1923, a young man begins studying journalism at a worker newspaper and has a series of romantic adventures which cause him to mature swiftly. He rescues a beautiful girl from an abusive family situation, ...
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Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Chile
Duration: 140 min.
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Style: realistic, serious, touching, emotional, contemplative
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Time: 90s, 20th century
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32%
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Kindergarten (1989)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Argentina
Duration: 79 min.
Story: The movie focuses on the marriage of Graciela and Arturo, who operate a kindergarten in their mansion. They live with Graciela's widowed mother, Luisa. Graciela is particularly keen on one boy, Luciano, on whom she makes sexual advances. As ...
Style: controversial
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Devil in the Flesh (1986)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 90 min.
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