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Poet and Muse (1978)
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Poet and Muse (1978)
Original name: Runoilija ja muusa
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: Finland
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Semi-fictitious biopic of Finnish poet Eino Leino, made with a large budget to celebrate the 100th anniversary of his birth. The film concentrates on his relationships with first wife Freya Schoultz and later muse, poetess L. Onerva. His friends include equally central figures of the Finnish cultural scene in the early 1900s, such as painters Halonen and Gallén-Kallela, and composer Sibelius.
Plot: love triangle, poet, alcohol, artist, muse, nature, wedding, lovers, jealousy, infidelity, marriage, adultery, historical event, honeymoon, poetry, inspiration, syphilis, drunk, marital problem, venereal disease, husband wife relationship, dysfunctional marriage, sexually transmitted disease, bohemian, drinking alcohol ...
Time: 1900s, 1920s, 20th century, 1910s
Place: finland

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, emotional and sexy films with plots about infidelity, husband wife relationship, marriage, couples, adultery, love and romance and couple relations mostly in Romance, Drama and Biography genres. Some movies like Poet and Muse: Sylvia (2003), The Green Widow (1968), The Edge of Love (2008), Tom & Viv (1994), Summer in February (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Sylvia (2003)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Story of the relationship between the poets Ted Hughes and Sylvia Plath.
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Plot: infidelity, drinking, drinking alcohol, tragic love, writer's life, couple relations, romance, family problems, couples, crumbling marriage, love, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 60s, 50s, 1950s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: england, europe, new york, london
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The Green Widow (1968)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Finland
Duration: 76 min.
Story: A lonely young suburban housewife participates in a radio interview survey while simultaneously engaging in an extramarital affair.
Plot: infidelity, loneliness, hairdresser, housewife, extramarital affair, explorer, suburbs, sociology, swimming pool, drugs, boredom, drug use ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: finland
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The Edge of Love (2008)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance, War
Country: UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The Edge of love is a love story of two feisty women and a brilliant, charismatic poet who love both women. One woman Vera Phillips who is his first love and whom he lost for ten year, while other one is his present wife Caitlin who is adventurous ...
Style: captivating, romantic, sincere, melancholic, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: love triangle, pregnancy, infidelity, poet, unfulfillment, intrigue, couple relations, dishonesty, romance, jealousy, marriage, rivalry ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 18th century
Place: england, london, europe, wales
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Tom & Viv (1994)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The story of the marriage of the poet TS Eliot to socialite Vivienne Haigh-Wood, which had to cope with her gynaeological and emotional problems and his growing fame.
Style: psychological, contemplative, realistic, serious, sincere ...
Plot: lifestyle, crumbling marriage, unfulfillment, artists and showbiz, writer's life, romance, love and romance, parents and children, couple relations, family life, couples, honeymoon ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: england, europe, london, california
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Summer in February (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The Newlyn School of artists flourished at the beginning of the 20th Century and the film focuses on the wild and bohemian Lamorna Group, which included Alfred Munnings and Laura and Harold Knight. The incendiary anti-Modernist Munnings, now ...
Style: touching, sincere, emotional, serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
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Time: 1910s, 20th century, 1900s, edwardian era, twentieth century
Place: cornwall, england, london
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 6.5
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Total Eclipse (1995)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France, Belgium
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Young, wild poet Arthur Rimbaud and his mentor Paul Verlaine engage in a fierce, forbidden romance while feeling the effects of a hellish artistic lifestyle.
Style: sexy, sexual, psychological, contemplative, realistic ...
Plot: poet, lgbt, gay, gay teenager, mentor, writer's life, gays and lesbians, infidelity, pregnancy, romance, sodomy, breast feeding ...
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The Novelist (2008)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: Finland
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A contractor wants to become a writer but his unhappy marriage and financial problems are suppressing him.
Plot: book, marriage, construction site, illegitimate child, post war, cheating, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, writers, internal monologue, flashback, male nudity ...
Time: 1950s, 50s
Place: finland
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Sleepless Nights (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Egypt
Duration: 128 min.
Story: A strong controversial adult drama about troubles facing young married and non-married couples. The old friends are invited at Khaled's and Perry's daughter birthday. Moushira is married to Ali, Amr to Farah , and Sameh is having an affair ...
Plot: adultery, husband wife relationship, marriage, infidelity, psychotherapy, arab, drinking contest, party, prostitute, sex, drugs, alcohol
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71%
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Bright Star (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Australia, France
Duration: 119 min.
Story: In 1818, high-spirited young Fanny Brawne finds herself increasingly intrigued by the handsome but aloof poet John Keats, who lives next door to her family friends the Dilkes. After reading a book of his poetry, she finds herself even more drawn to ...
Style: touching, serious, psychological, sincere, emotional ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: poet, letter, tragic love, romance, couple relations, love affair, couples, poetry, male female relationship, friendship, writer's life, fighting illness ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era, 1810s
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 7.2
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Out of Africa (1985)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 161 min.
Story: Out of Africa tells the story of the life of Danish author Karen Blixen, who at the beginning of the 20th century moved to Africa to build a new life for herself. The film is based on the autobiographical novel by Karen Blixen from 1937.
Style: touching, emotional, serious, atmospheric, captivating ...
Plot: romance, infidelity, british colonial, farm, love affair, fall in love, destructive relationship, dishonesty, love and romance, syphilis, culture clash, lion ...
Time: 1910s, 1920s, 1930s, 20th century, 30s ...
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67%
 7.1
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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 ...
Time: 19th century
Place: russia
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 4.0
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Liz & Dick (2012)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: On the set of Cleopatra, Hollywood's most beautiful star, Elizabeth Taylor, fell into the arms of one of the world's greatest actors, Richard Burton - and she didn't leave. Their subsequent white-hot, scandalous love affair gave rise ...
Style: stylized, serious, realistic, sexy
Plot: hollywood, paparazzi, lifestyle, actor's life, couple relations, celebrity culture, couples, renewed love, artists and showbiz, breaking the fourth wall, adultery, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 70s, 1960s
Place: los angeles, usa, rome italy
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65%
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Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, Austria
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Alma Mahler's affair with the young architect Walter Gropius sets in motion a marital drama that forces her husband Gustav Mahler to seek advice from Sigmund Freud.
Style: realistic, captivating, psychological, serious
Plot: infidelity, love triangle, couple relations, love affair, couples, artists and showbiz, love and romance, psychoanalysis, prodigy, crumbling marriage, unfulfillment, doctors and patients ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s, 1900s
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Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
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Style: serious, realistic, touching, melancholic, sentimental ...
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Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
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Style: sexy, captivating, touching, psychological, realistic
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56%
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Frida (2002)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
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Duration: 123 min.
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Style: colourful, stylized, sincere, serious, emotional ...
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Time: 1930s, 1940s, 20th century, 1920s, 20s ...
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Duration: 112 min.
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Style: atmospheric, serious, exciting, tense, factual ...
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Style: sexy, sexual, emotional, touching, talky ...
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Place: england, europe, london, venice, wales
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Georgia O'Keeffe (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
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Style: tense, serious, realistic, emotional, captivating ...
Plot: couples, destructive relationship, rise to the top, couple relations, obsession, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, love and romance, husband wife relationship, mortality, friendship, brother brother relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 1920s, 1930s, 30s, 20s ...
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51%
 7.4
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Faithless (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Sweden, Italy, Germany, Finland, Norway
Duration: 142 min.
Story: Scripted by Ingmar Bergman, this very personal film is about a destructive affair which wrecks the marriage of an actress (Marianne) and musician (Markus). Wanting to continue the affair, Marianne moves in with her lover. But she is tormented by ...
Style: psychological, sincere, contemplative, tense, gloomy ...
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Maria's Lovers (1984)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Israel
Duration: 109 min.
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Style: emotional, sincere, sentimental, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: romance, soldier, couples, human nature, love affair, fall in love, small town, homecoming, infidelity, husband wife relationship, marital problem, wedding ...
Place: usa, pennsylvania
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48%
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Jules and Jim (1962)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In Paris, before WWI, two friends, Jules (Austrian) and Jim (French) fall in love with the same woman, Catherine. But Catherine loves and marries Jules. After the war, when they meet again in Germany, Catherine starts to love Jim... This is the ...
Style: talky, sexy, atmospheric, captivating, tense ...
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Time: 1910s, 1920s, 1930s, 20s, 30s ...
Place: paris france, france, europe, germany
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47%
 7.1
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The Danish Girl (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA, Germany, Denmark, Belgium, Japan
Duration: 119 min.
Story: When Gerda Wegener asks her husband Einar to fill in as a portrait model, Einar discovers the person she's meant to be and begins living her life as Lili Elbe. Having realized her true self and with Gerda's love and support, Lili embarks ...
Style: captivating, serious, emotional, touching, heartbreaking ...
Audience: girls' night
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Time: 1920s, 20th century, 20s, 1930s
Place: denmark, paris france, copenhagen, copenhagen denmark, europe ...
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47%
Colors of Passion (2008)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 132 min.
Story: A look a the life of 19th century Indian painter Raja Ravi Varma.
Style: stylized, atmospheric, meditative, emotional
Plot: nude painting, painter, god, goddess, love, art, muse, painting, artist, controversy, patron, passion ...
Time: 19th century
Place: india
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46%
 6.7
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The Bride (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain, Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Based on the famous play "Bodas de sangre" (Blood Wedding) by Federico García Lorca, La novia tells the story of a passionate love triangle. A bride leaves her groom, no longer able to withstand the surging desires of her lover, Leonordo.
Style: sentimental, psychological, captivating, realistic
Plot: love triangle, love affair, family feud, wedding, infidelity, sex scene, revenge, lovers, family relations, escape, betrayal, rivalry ...
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45%
Girl with a Pearl Earring (2003)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Luxembourg, France, Belgium, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: This film, adapted from a work of fiction by author Tracy Chevalier, tells a story about the events surrounding the creation of the painting "Girl With A Pearl Earring" by 17th century Dutch master Johannes Vermeer. A young peasant maid ...
Style: thought provoking, sincere, contemplative, stylized, realistic ...
Plot: painting, master and servant, painter, maid, art, sexual tension, jealousy, fall in love, new job, artist, society, small town ...
Time: 17th century, 18th century
Place: holland, europe, netherlands
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44%
 6.7
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Howl (2010)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: It's San Francisco in 1957, and an American masterpiece is put on trial. Howl, the film, recounts this dark moment using three interwoven threads: the tumultuous life events that led a young Allen Ginsberg to find his true voice as an artist, ...
Style: thought provoking, sincere, realistic, atmospheric, surreal ...
Plot: poet, poetry, courtroom drama, literature, freedom, courtroom, writer's life, gay, society, counterculture, censorship, mental institution ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 1920s, 20s, post world war two ...
Place: san francisco, oklahoma, manhattan new york city, empire state building manhattan new york city, california ...
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 6.0
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Aaina (1993)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 149 min.
Story: Unhappy with her plans for the future, a man (Jackie Shroff) leaves his fiancee (Amrita Singh) and marries her sister (Juhi Chawla).
Style: realistic, semi serious
Plot: love triangle, wedding, unlikely couple, fall in love, battle of the sexes, romance, siblings relations, young lovers, urban, writer's life, boss and employee, city life ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: rome italy, india
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42%