Movies like Justine

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Justine (1969)
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Justine (1969)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: In Alexandria, in 1938, Darley, a young British schoolmaster and poet, makes friends through Pursewarden, the British consular officer, with Justine, the beautiful and mysterious wife of a Coptic banker. He observes the affairs of her heart and incidentally discovers that she is involved in a plot against the British, meant to arm the Jewish underground in Palestine. The plot finally fails, Justine is sent to jail and Darley decides to return to England.
Plot: poet, transvestite, teacher, female nudity, beach, conspiracy, female spy, banker, jailed, zionism, married woman, belly dancing, mysterious woman, love interest, englishman abroad, skinny dipping, british colonialism
Time: 1930s, year 1938
Place: palestine, alexandria egypt, egypt

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, sexy and melancholic films with plots about husband wife relationship, infidelity, obsession, love, male female relationship, female nudity and adultery mostly in Drama, Romance and Mystery genres. Some movies like Justine: The Appointment (1969), Striking Resemblance (1997), Stealing Beauty (1996), Rollover (1981), Lovin' Molly (1974). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Lawa. Opowieść o "Dziadach" Adama Mickiewicza (1989)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Poland
Duration: 129 min.
Story: In the eve of the Day of the Dead, among mysterious old rituals of the Vilnius region, ghosts of the past and present start to appear.
Plot: conspiracy, love, underground movement, male female relationship, exile, priest, senator, cemetery, ghost, exorcism, resistance, prison ...
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95%
The Appointment (1969)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The lawyer Federico Fendi has reasons to believe that his wife Carla in secret is Rome's highest paid prostitute.
Style: cynical, bad ending, suspense, sentimental
Plot: prostitution, marriage, secret, suspicion, male female relationship, reputation, deception, jealousy, obsession, lawyer, antique shop, fashion model ...
Place: rome italy, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
Striking Resemblance (1997)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In this soft-core, erotic mystery, an incredibly handsome photographer and his beautiful supermodel are on the roof of the photographer's building having sex, where an intruder murders them. The police assign Detective, Jessica Brody, to the ...
Style: suspense
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), twins, infidelity, police officer, dead woman, exhibitionism, erotica, voyeurism, sensuality, voyeur, murder of a nude woman, mysterious death ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
Stealing Beauty (1996)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Italy, France, UK
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Lucy Harmon, an American teenager is arriving in the lush Tuscan countryside to be sculpted by a family friend who lives in a beautiful villa. Lucy visited there four years earlier and exchanged a kiss with an Italian boy with whom she hopes to ...
Style: touching, stylized, serious, realistic, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: virgin, virginity, first sex, first sexual experience, innocence lost, couple relations, romance, family relations, terminal illness, youth, loss of virginity, poet ...
Time: 90s
Place: italy, europe, tuscany
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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 1K
Rollover (1981)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: An Arab oil organization devises a plan to wreck the world economy in order to cause anarchy and chaos.
Style: realistic, serious, bleak, suspenseful, political thriller
Plot: murder, politics, conspiracy, arab, political conspiracy, workplace intrigue, cons and scams, political corruption, political unrest, chaos and mayhem, investigation, protagonist as suspect ...
Time: 80s
Place: middle east, manhattan new york city, new york, saudi arabia, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 5.5
 540
Lovin' Molly (1974)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Spanning nearly 40 years from 1925 to 1964, two Texas farm boys; straight-arrow Gid and laid-back Johnny fight over the affections of the beautiful and headstrong Molly Taylor, who consistently refuses to marry either of them.
Style: sincere, touching, serious, realistic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love triangle, widow, farm, friendship, friends, couples, small town, small town life, couple relations, fall in love, love and romance, romance ...
Time: 1920s, 1940s, 60s, 50s, 20th century ...
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Erotic Boundaries (1997)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A married woman seeks the fulfillment she can't find in her marriage by visiting a secret club where participants explore sexual boundaries.
Style: sexploitation film
Plot: cheating on husband, unhappy wife, lesbian sex, infidelity, oral sex, woman in underwear, femme fatale, neglected wife, desire, police officer, boss secretary relationship, blackmailer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 5.4
 629
Stunts (1977)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After a stunt man dies while he is involved in the making of a motion picture, his brother takes his place in order to find out what really happened.
Style: psychological, tense, suspenseful, serious, twists and turns ...
Plot: filmmaking, murder, investigation, mystery, who done it, amateur detective, crimes, stuntman, best friends, animal life, infidelity, journalism ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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The Prince of Tides (1991)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: A troubled man talks to his suicidal sister's psychiatrist about their family history and falls in love with her in the process.
Style: emotional, psychological, touching, realistic, serious ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: dysfunctional family, american football, psychiatrist, suicide attempt, domestic violence, therapy, family relations, poet, football, haunted by the past, self discovery, island ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, southern usa, south carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 5.3
 21K
Random Hearts (1999)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: After the death of their loved ones in a tragic plane crash 'Harrison Ford' and Kristin Scott Thomas find each others keys in each others loved ones posessions and realize that they were having an affair and must figure out all the ...
Style: emotional, serious, sentimental, realistic, psychological ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: infidelity, death of wife, death of husband, love affair, death, police detective, politician, starting over, dishonesty, politics, air disaster, state affairs ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia, washington d.c., usa, miami, new hampshire ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Flesh and Bone (1993)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Some thirty years after Arlis witnesses his father murdering a family, he runs into Kay, who happens to be the family's baby who was spared. Kay and Arlis suspect nothing about each other, but when his father returns, old wounds are reopened.
Style: psychological, tense, twists and turns, serious, realistic ...
Plot: murder, small town, fall in love, gambling, crimes, love and romance, mystery, haunted by the past, love affair, parents and children, uncover truth, con artists ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Red Shoe Diaries (1992)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Trapped by a burning secret. Torn by a blazing desire. He gave her his devoted passion. He offered her a lasting relationship. He promised her a secure future. She thought he was all she ever wanted. Until she met everything she ever desired: the ...
Style: erotic, sexy, realistic, serious, sexual ...
Plot: strong sexual content, cheerleader, unfaithful girlfriend, nudity (full frontal - brief), sex addict, couples, sexual relations, looking for sex, lifestyle, love and romance, cuckold, horny woman ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 7.2
 56
The Impostor (1997)
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 ...
Plot: argentine, male nudity, male female relationship, magic realism, family relations, immigrants, religious sect, espionage, friend, friendship, obsession, childhood friend ...
Time: 1930s
Place: buenos aires argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Answers to Nothing (2011)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Against the backdrop of a missing girl case, lost souls throughout Los Angeles search for meaning and redemption and affect each other in ways they don't always see.
Style: serious, realistic, touching, sincere, disturbing
Plot: missing child, single parent, redemption, police detective, introspection, family problems, family relations, couple relations, couples, kidnapping, infidelity, school ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Borrowed Moments (2014)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Melissa and Ben Brenner have been simply going through the motions as a married couple, until the day Ben's world is turned upside down when he serendipitously meets the woman of his dreams, and they both are forced to face their future.
Style: realistic, serious, psychological, sincere, captivating ...
Plot: infidelity, couple relations, family problems, destructive relationship, estrangement, couples, dishonesty, crumbling marriage, intrigue, love at first sight, husband wife relationship, adultery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 4.5
 438
The Girl (2000)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA, France
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A torrid affair between two women, a struggling artist and a flame-haired blues singer, upsets a man who has a thing for the girl.
Style: sentimental, touching, melancholic, sincere, light ...
Plot: lesbian, love, painter, artist, female nudity, lesbian sex, obsession, interracial romance, male female relationship, bisexual, nudity (full frontal - brief), lesbianism ...
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 6.3
 13K
Possession (2002)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Maud Bailey, a brilliant English academic, is researching the life and work of poet Christabel La Motte. Roland Michell is an American scholar in London to study Randolph Henry Ash, now best-known for a collection of poems dedicated to his wife. ...
Style: sentimental, serious, realistic, clever, stylized ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: romance, investigation, forbidden love, fall in love, uncover truth, opposites attract, love affair, dishonesty, life is a bitch, couples, infidelity, hidden identity ...
Time: 18th century, victorian era, 19th century
Place: england, london, europe, english channel, yorkshire ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Everything to Gain (1996)
Genre: Mystery, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: After losing her husband and two daughters in a robbery, Mallory must face up to her bereavement and ensuing depression.
Plot: murder, robbery, violence, husband wife relationship, child murder, widow, serial killer, advertising executive, loss of husband, loss of daughter
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Between the Lies (1997)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A private detective has an affair with an obsessed client. She then starts putting ideas into his head that his wife is cheating on him with her dance partner hoping he will leave his wife for her. The private detective then thinks that his wife is ...
Style: sexy, romantic, hot
Plot: voyeur, infidelity, nudity (full frontal - brief), drunken woman, hidden camera, unfaithful husband, seductive, seduction, sex scene, love, skinny dipping, jealousy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.6
 2K
Model Shop (1969)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: While trying to raise money to prevent his car from being repossessed, George is attracted to Lola, a Frenchwoman who works in a "model shop" (an establishment which rents out beautiful pin-up models to photographers). George spends his ...
Plot: infidelity, model, architect, frustration, musician, military service, one day, actress, adultery, extramarital affair, unemployment, male camaraderie ...
Time: 60s
Place: san francisco, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.5
 256
Under a Spell (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Mexico
Duration: 130 min.
Story: In the Yucatan coast of the thirties , Elisha, a boy of 13, is initiated into the art of love by Felipa , his schoolteacher. After discovering the relationship, Felipa runs away from the village , leaving Elisha mired in nostalgia. Forced to marry ...
Plot: teacher student relationship, countryside, single mother, boy, older woman teenage boy sex, first sex, sex with a minor, circus, teacher student sex
Time: 1930s
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Dangerous Liaisons (2012)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: China, South Korea, Singapore
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Dangerous Liaisons is a Chinese film by Hur Jin-ho based on the novel with the same title by Pierre Choderlos de Laclos.
Style: realistic, serious, tense, sexy, captivating ...
Plot: seduction, love triangle, love and romance, intrigue, femme fatale, wooing, fall in love, couples, rivalry, dishonesty, betrayal, womanizer ...
Time: 20th century, 1930s, year 1931
Place: china, shanghai, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Death in Venice (1971)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Composer Gustav von Aschenbach, travels to Venice for health reasons. There, he becomes obsessed with the stunning beauty of an adolescent Polish boy named Tadzio who is staying with his family at the same Grand Hôtel des Bains on the Lido as ...
Style: psychological, serious, sentimental, melancholic, scenic ...
Plot: obsession, pedophilia, boy, fall in love, unrequited love, male objectification, love and romance, resort, gays and lesbians, vacation, forbidden love, art ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, year 1912, 70s
Place: italy, venice, europe, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Erika's Hot Summer (1971)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 65 min.
Story: Sleazeball photographer Steve is busy taking pictures of beautiful young women, bedding them, and then dumping them. One day he meets the woman of his dreams on the beach: Erika. Once he's frolicked on the beach and taken her to bed, the other ...
Style: sexploitation film
Plot: photographer, murder, nightclub, sexploitation, beach, nudity (full frontal - brief), male full rear nudity, hippie, sex scene, male nudity, erotica, female nudity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.6
 4K
Rear Window (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Modern remake of Rear Window in which the lead character is paralyzed and lives in a high-tech home filled with assistive technology.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, realistic, serious, tense ...
Plot: murder, voyeur, investigation, mind game, uncover truth, crimes, who done it, psychopath, mystery, law enforcement, amateur detective, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The School of Flesh (1998)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: France, Luxembourg, Belgium
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In Paris, Dominique, a middle-aged fashion professional, solicits the services of the handsome Quentin , a bisexual bartender and prostitute who is 15 years her junior. After they first sleep together, their business transaction becomes transformed ...
Style: erotic, serious, psychological, touching, enigmatic ...
Plot: obsession, infidelity, romance, sex, love affair, fall in love, destructive relationship, fashion, society, lifestyle, prostitute, sexual relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, paris france, morocco, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 7.1
 31K
Julieta (2016)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: France, USA, Spain
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The film spans 30 years in Julieta’s life from a nostalgic 1985 where everything seems hopeful, to 2015 where her life appears to be beyond repair and she is on the verge of madness.
Style: emotional, melancholic, sentimental, thought provoking, art house ...
Plot: mother daughter relationship, guilt, loneliness, depression, mother daughter estrangement, childhood, death, psychology, friendship, hospital, chance meeting, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 2010s
Place: spain, galicia, madrid, portugal
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Beyond Suspicion (2000)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: An insurance salesman's humdrum existence takes a turn when a stranger, ex-con Auggie Rose, unexpectedly dies in his arms. Assuming the identity of the dead man, the salesman embarks on a double life, keeping it secret from his live-in ...
Style: touching, realistic, serious, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: crimes, obsession, starting over, couples, hidden identity, dishonesty, secret, investigation, police, betrayal, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, death ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Vanishing of Sidney Hall (2017)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Over the course of 12 years, and three stages of life, Sidney Hall falls in love, writes the book of a generation and then disappears without a trace.
Style: lyrical, meditative, captivating, melancholic, non-linear
Audience: girls' night
Plot: writers, disappearance, investigator, girlfriend, best friends, abusive parent, hallucination, publisher, classmate, arson, recovery, fire ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Claudine's Return (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Italian Stefano arrives on Dolphin Island off the coast of Georgia and gets a job as a handyman at a motel. He strikes up a romance with an emotionally troubled young woman, who works as a motel maid/laundress and stripper in a small coastal town in ...
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: island, love and romance, opposites attract, mentally unstable, mysterious character, romance, introspection, haunted by the past, destructive relationship, celebrity culture, hotel, human nature ...
Time: 90s
Place: georgia, usa, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%