Movies like The Outlaw

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The Outlaw (2010)
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The Outlaw (2010)
Original name: Lope
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Spain, Brazil, France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A chronicle of the life of Spanish playwright and poet Lope de Vega, who dominated Spain’s early Golden Age of Theatre in the 16th Century. Lope returns home from war and enters the theatre world when a producer’s beautiful daughter takes a shine to him. They embark on a passionate affair as his plays begin to win popular acclaim.
Style: clever, serious, captivating, realistic, stylized
Plot: writer's life, love triangle, womanizer, love and romance, love affair, artists and showbiz, couples, lifestyle, sex scene, poet, funeral, employer employee relationship, performance, lack of money, confession, fight, scandal, war veteran, stage play, playwright
Time: 16th century, 1500s
Place: spain, portugal, europe

Most similar movies to The Outlaw

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, captivating and stylized films with plots about artists and showbiz, love and romance, couples, lifestyle, couple relations, love affair and unfulfillment mostly in Drama, Biography and History genres. Some movies like The Outlaw: Burton and Taylor (2013), Mad Love (2001), El Greco (2007), Marie Krøyer (2012), I, Don Giovanni (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Burton and Taylor (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 83 min.
Story: TV drama based on Richard Burton's diaries, about his last performance in 1983 with ex-wife Elizabeth Taylor. They meet after several years and he agrees to her suggestion that they star in a stage revival on Broadway of Noel Coward's ...
Style: serious, stylized, captivating, realistic
Plot: love affair, actor's life, lifestyle, showbiz, love and romance, couple relations, artists and showbiz, celebrity culture, couples, hollywood, cigarette smoking, alcoholic drink ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, los angeles
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95%
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Mad Love (2001)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Spain, Italy, Portugal, France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The love story who transformed Juana I de Castilla, Queen of Spain, into Juana "The mad". The tragic fate of a Queen madly in love to an unfaithful husband, Felipe el Hermoso, Archduke of Austria.
Style: sexual, realistic, serious, captivating, gothic ...
Plot: betrayal, politics, infidelity, love and romance, intrigue, obsession, romance, parents and children, state affairs, family relations, unfulfillment, couple relations ...
Time: 1500s, 18th century, 1920s
Place: spain, austria, europe, flanders, portugal ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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El Greco (2007)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Greece, Spain, Hungary
Duration: 119 min.
Story: The story of the uncompromising artist and fighter for freedom, Domenicos Theotokopoulos, known to the world as "El Greco".
Style: realistic, epic, emotional, stylized, serious ...
Plot: artists and showbiz, greek, vengeance, politics, ambition, fall in love, bohemian life, lifestyle, society, tragic love, idealism, tragic hero ...
Time: 16th century, middle ages
Place: spain, venice, europe, greece, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Marie Krøyer (2012)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Denmark, Sweden
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Marie Krøyer is hailed as “the most beautiful woman in Europe” and leads a happy marriage life with her husband the great Danish painter P.S. Krøyer and an adorable daughter. However, not everything in her world is as perfect as it seems, and ...
Style: stylized, emotional, serious, realistic, gloomy ...
Plot: under the surface, artists and showbiz, couples, family problems, fall in love, self discovery, breakup, crumbling marriage, unfulfillment, couple relations, lifestyle, mentally unstable ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century
Place: denmark, italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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I, Don Giovanni (2009)
Genre: Drama, History, Music
Country: Italy, Spain, France
Duration: 127 min.
Story: A drama based on the life of 18th century Italian lyricist Lorenzo da Ponte, who collaborated with Mozart on his "Don Giovanni" opera.
Style: captivating, serious, stylized, realistic
Plot: opera, love and romance, love affair, partners, musician's life, music, uninhibited rivalry, writer's life, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, rivalry, religions or cults ...
Time: 18th century, 1780s
Place: europe, austria, italy, venice
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Effie Gray (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A look at the mysterious relationship between Victorian art critic John Ruskin and his teenage bride Effie Gray.
Style: stylized, emotional, captivating, realistic, serious
Plot: love triangle, romance, love, fall in love, couples, unfulfillment, crumbling marriage, love and romance, self discovery, art critic, artists and showbiz, critic ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Mary Queen of Scots (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Switzerland, France
Duration: 119 min.
Story: The life and death of the Scottish monarch.
Style: stylized, serious, captivating, realistic
Plot: royal family, betrayal, royal court, political unrest, head of state, political intrigue, state affairs, palaces castles and temples, male nudity, religion, monarchy, queen ...
Time: 16th century
Place: scotland, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
The Color of Pomegranates (1969)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Music
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 79 min.
Story: The life of revered the 18th-century Armenian poet and musician Sayat-Nova (Vilen Galstyan). Portraying events in the life of the artist from childhood up to his death, the movie addresses in particular his relationships with women, including his ...
Style: atmospheric, stylized, serious, thought provoking, captivating ...
Plot: poet, couples, society, lifestyle, unfulfillment, clergy, treasure, love and romance, state affairs, writer's life, artists and showbiz, life is a bitch ...
Time: 18th century
Place: russia, armenia, caucasus
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Nora (2000)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Ireland, UK, Italy, Germany
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In 1904, in Dublin, James Joyce chats up Nora Barnacle, a hotel maid recently come from Galway. She enchants him with her frank, direct and uninhibited manner, and before long, he's convinced her to come with him to Trieste, where he has a job ...
Style: sentimental, sexual, touching, realistic, sincere ...
Plot: infidelity, couple relations, love and romance, romance, artists and showbiz, master and servant, sexual relations, writer's life, unfulfillment, dishonesty, family problems, couples ...
Time: 1910s, 1900s, 20th century
Place: italy, ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Margot (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: At the age of forty Dame Margot Fonteyn is considered to be past her best as a prima ballerina and Ninette de Valois is reducing her roles at the Royal Ballet. Then the exciting young Russian dancer Rudolf Nureyev, a recent defector to the West, ...
Style: stylized, serious, captivating, realistic
Plot: ballerina, love and romance, dancer's life, artists and showbiz, ambition, couples, disability, homosexual, gay, dancer, ballet, gay man has sex with a woman
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Butterfly's Dream (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Turkey
Duration: 138 min.
Story: In a small Turkish town, two young tuberculous poets try to survive while publishing their poems. As they both fall in love, their life would never be the same.
Style: epic, captivating, touching, realistic, sincere ...
Plot: follow your dream, friends, love and romance, power relations, hopes, twentysomething life, health situation, friendship, teacher, poverty, bet, young lovers ...
Time: 20th century, 40s
Place: turkey, istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Castles in the Sky (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: It is the mid-1930s and the storm clouds of WWII were forming in Germany. This films charts the work of Robert Watson Watt - the pioneer of Radar - and his hand-picked team of eccentric yet brilliant meteorologists as they struggle to turn the ...
Style: captivating, stylized, serious, clever, realistic
Plot: workplace, couples, inventions and discoveries, couple relations
Time: 20th century, 30s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Anton Chekhov 1890 (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Summer 1890. In order to make some money to feed his family, Anton Chekhov, modest physician, wrote short stories for newspapers to sign Antosha Tchékhonté. Important characters, writer and editor, just make him aware of his talent. His situation ...
Style: realistic, serious, gloomy, psychological, captivating
Plot: literature, tuberculosis, writer's life, obsession, life is a bitch, couple relations, artists and showbiz, siblings relations, death, female full frontal nudity, female nudity, infidelity ...
Time: 19th century
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Quiet Days in Clichy (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy, Germany
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Expatriate Henry Miller indulges in a variety of sexual escapades while struggling to establish himself as a serious writer in Paris.
Style: serious, atmospheric, stylized, erotic, realistic ...
Plot: love triangle, looking for sex, writer's life, immigrants, love and romance, sexual relations, artists and showbiz, prostitute, womanizer, lifestyle, infidelity, eroticism ...
Time: 30s, 1930s
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Invisible Woman (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 111 min.
Story: In 1857, at the height of his fame and fortune, novelist and social critic Charles Dickens meets and falls in love with teenage stage actress Nelly Ternan. As she becomes the focus of his heart and mind, as well as his muse, painful secrecy is the ...
Style: serious, sentimental, realistic, captivating
Plot: romance, snobbism, lovers apart, couples, introspection, forbidden love, infidelity, love and romance, couple relations, writer's life, unfulfilled love, unfulfillment ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1850s, victorian era
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Will There Really Be a Morning? (1983)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 180 min.
Story: This is the story of actress Frances Farmer, her struggles with mental illness and involuntary confinement in an insane asylum.
Style: serious, emotional, gloomy, captivating, realistic
Plot: mental illness, love and romance, life is a bitch, misfit, actor's life, alcohol abuse, mentally unstable, state affairs, performer's life, artists and showbiz, unfulfillment, writer's life ...
Time: 30s, 40s, 1940s, 1930s
Place: seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The King Is Dancing (2000)
Genre: Drama, History, Music
Country: France, Germany, Belgium
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Louis XIV, the French sun-king has two passions, establishing absolute rule over the realm -after decades of religious/civil wars- by divine right and artistic brilliancy as a dancer
Style: realistic, atmospheric, serious, captivating, baroque ...
Plot: intrigue, royal family, rise and fall, state affairs, musician's life, love affair, king, dancing, ballet, dishonesty, lifestyle, tragic love ...
Time: 17th century
Place: france, europe, versailles
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Cet amour-l? (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Cet Amour-là is an intimate portrait of a legendary love affair. Set against the beauty of the Breton seaside, it is also a film that revels in the insights that Marguerite Duras' writing affords.
Style: gloomy, sentimental, psychological, realistic, serious ...
Plot: wartime life, love and romance, hopes, human nature, lifestyle, introspection, alcohol abuse, fall in love, couples, love affair, romance, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Movie in collections
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 11K
Henry & June (1990)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA, France
Duration: 136 min.
Story: While traveling in Paris, author Henry Miller and his wife, June, meet Anais Nin, and sexual sparks fly as Nin starts an affair with the openly bisexual June. When June is forced to return to the U.S., she gives Nin her blessing to sleep with her ...
Style: sexual, sexy, realistic, serious, erotic ...
Plot: love triangle, bohemian, writer's life, romance, urban, lifestyle, womanizer, love affair, couples, strong sexual content, love and romance, couple relations ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century
Place: europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
A Woman, Her Men, and Her Futon (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Recently divorced, aspiring filmmaker Helen (Jennifer Rubin) enters into a love triangle fueled by sexual hunger and manipulation. But as she attempts to define herself and fulfill her wants and needs, she must choose between her independence and ...
Style: sexy, sexual, serious, atmospheric, clever ...
Plot: sexuality, lifestyle, moral dilemma, self discovery, filmmaking, breakup, couples, strong sexual content, human spirit, love affair, infidelity, love triangle ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Enid (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Edwardian child Enid Blyton begins to tell stories to her brothers as an escape from their parents' rows before the father deserts the family...
Style: captivating, realistic, serious
Plot: dysfunctional family, ambition, lifestyle, family problems, couples, relationship vs career, blind ambition, rise to the top, writer's life, artists and showbiz, couple relations, children's book ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 1930s, 1940s, 1950s ...
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Agony and the Ecstasy (1965)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Charlton Heston stars as Renaissance artist Michelangelo di Lodovico Buonarroti Simoni (6 March 1475 – 18 February 1564), who begrudgingly paints the Sistine Chapel for imperious Pope Julius II in this epic adaptation of Irvine Stone's novel ...
Style: epic, emotional, sincere, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: infidelity, pope, politics, couples, heroes, human spirit, hopes, unfulfillment, battle zone, artists and showbiz, gays and lesbians, tragic hero ...
Time: 16th century, 1500s, renaissance, 1960s
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Surviving Picasso (1996)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: The passionate Merchant-Ivory drama tells the story of Francoise Gilot, the only lover of Pablo Picasso who was strong enough to withstand his ferocious cruelty and move on with her life.
Style: sexy, realistic, serious, emotional, intense ...
Plot: love triangle, womanizer, infidelity, older man younger woman relationship, painter, physical abuse, mistress, couple relations, artist, love and romance, love affair, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 60s, 40s, 1940s ...
Place: poland, france, europe, paris france, las vegas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Movie in collections
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Mr. Turner (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, France, Germany
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Eccentric British painter J.M.W. Turner lives his last 25 years with gusto and secretly becomes involved with a seaside landlady, while his faithful housekeeper bears an unrequited love for him.
Style: stylized, atmospheric, clever, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: painter, estrangement, aging, elderly, society, ambition, family relations, parents and children, couple relations, master and servant, artists and showbiz, love and romance ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1820s, 1830s, victorian era ...
Place: london, england, holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Chronicle of Anna Magdalena Bach (1968)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Music
Country: West Germany, Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Using letters Anna Magdalena Bach wrote to her husband, seminal composer Johann Sebastian, filmmakers Jean-Marie Straub and Danièle Huillet created one of the most precise, rewarding biopics ever put to screen. CHRONICLE OF ANNA MAGDALENA ...
Style: gloomy, captivating, serious, atmospheric, emotional ...
Plot: couples, introspection, lifestyle, ambition, prodigy, artists and showbiz, hopes, crumbling marriage, music, couple relations, musician's life, classical music ...
Time: 18th century
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 2K
Carmen (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain, UK, Italy
Duration: 119 min.
Story: In director Vicente Aranda's adaptation of the classic opera, a French writer documents the seductive power of the beautiful Gypsy Carmen, who turns her charms on a young soldier, awakening his passions but ultimately leading to tragedy. Jose ...
Style: captivating, serious, emotional, erotic, sexy ...
Plot: lifestyle, deadly, couples, love affair, fall in love, soldier, femme fatale, love triangle, betrayal, obsession, society, tragic love ...
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 7.0
 95
The Pianist (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Mario Gas directed this music-themed Spanish drama set in Barcelona of the mid-'80s. When famed composer Lluis Doria (Laurent Terzieff) visits a transvestite club, he learns his lifelong friend Albert Rossell (Serge Reggiani) is the house ...
Style: emotional, serious, gloomy, realistic
Plot: love triangle, reunion, lifestyle, haunted by the past, musician's life, love and romance, state affairs, life is a bitch, artists and showbiz, confined, friends, friend ...
Time: 30s, 40s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: france, spain, barcelona, europe, barcelona spain ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.8
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Leopardi (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Italy
Duration: 143 min.
Story: A luminously beautiful biopic of the celebrated eighteenth-century Italian poet, essayist and philosopher Giacomo Leopardi, who created immortal verse whilst struggling with a debilitating illness.
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, psychological, romanticism
Plot: poet, poetry, society, prodigy, family problems, artists and showbiz, writer's life, landscape, unrequited love, volcanic eruption, nosebleed, cholera ...
Time: 19th century
Place: europe, italy, florence italy, rome italy, naples italy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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The Conspiracy (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History
Country: Spain
Duration: 150 min.
Story: 16th century ruler King Philip II of Spain maneuvers within a court of deceit and betrayal
Style: epic, gloomy, realistic, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: assassination, crimes, blind ambition, political conspiracy, royal court, politics, ambition, love and romance, state affairs, political intrigue, royal family, deadly ...
Time: 16th century
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.9
 564
Paradise Found (2003)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK, France, Germany, Australia, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Paradise Found is a biography about the painter Paul Gauguin. Focusing on his personal conflict between citizen life and his family life and the art scene in Frane. In an incredible imagery montage Gauguin manages to make a successful living in the ...
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: life is a bitch, couple relations, celebrity culture, ambition, obsession, love affair, obsessive quest, couples, lifestyle, tragic love, rise and fall, prodigy ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s, 1890s
Place: europe, france, tahiti, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%