Movies like On Chesil Beach

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On Chesil Beach (2017)
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On Chesil Beach (2017)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In 1962 England, a young couple finds their idyllic romance colliding with issues of sexual freedom and societal pressure, leading to an awkward and fateful wedding night.
Plot: frigidity, newlywed, wedding night, marital problem, husband wife relationship, husband wife conflict, premature ejaculation, newlyweds, male virgin, marriage, sexual abuse, sexual revolution, first sexual experience, virgin, first time, first sex, virginity, loss of virginity, honeymoon, defloration, sexuality, sex, horse, fight, painter ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, year 1975, year 1962, year 2007

Most similar movies to On Chesil Beach

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, touching, serious and melancholic films with plots about kiss, drinking, husband wife relationship, drinking alcohol, food, drink and dancing mostly in Drama, Romance and Music genres. Some movies like On Chesil Beach: The Hottest State (2006), By the Sea (2015), The Nest (2020), A Heart of Stone (1992), Brooklyn (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Hottest State (2006)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A young actor from Texas tries to make it in New York while struggling in his relationship with a beautiful singer/songwriter.
Style: sentimental, realistic, semi serious, touching, gloomy ...
Plot: musician, sexuality, actor, love affair, youth, young lovers, romance, couple relations, fall in love, actor's life, musician's life, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary
Place: texas, new york, usa, manhattan new york city, lower east side manhattan new york city ...
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By the Sea (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Malta, USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Set in France during the mid-1970s, Vanessa, a former dancer, and her husband Roland, an American writer, travel the country together. They seem to be growing apart, but when they linger in one quiet, seaside town they begin to draw close to some of ...
Style: scenic, artsy, psychological, depressing, melancholic
Plot: husband wife relationship, hotel, unhappiness, self pity, travel, depression, voyeurism, lie, marriage, manuscript, overhearing sex, extramarital affair ...
Time: 70s
Place: france
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59%
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The Nest (2020)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Rory is an ambitious entrepreneur who brings his American wife and kids to his native country, England, to explore new business opportunities. After abandoning the sanctuary of their safe American suburban surroundings, the family is plunged into ...
Style: serious, cynical, realistic, thought provoking, talky ...
Plot: husband wife conflict, family life, husband wife relationship, father daughter relationship, brother sister relationship, hidden money, money, american abroad, father son relationship, new house, family relations, ambition ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
A Heart of Stone (1992)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Beautiful violin virtuoso Camille has two obsessions: the music of Ravel, and a friend of her husband's who crafts violins. But his heart seems to be as cold as her playing is passionate.
Style: psychological, contemplative, realistic, serious, gloomy ...
Plot: obsession, violin, love triangle, love, romance, couple relations, fall in love, unfulfilled love, unfulfillment, musician's life, love and romance, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 90s
Place: paris france, france, europe, brussels belgium, hungary ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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 7.5
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Brooklyn (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Canada, Ireland
Duration: 117 min.
Story: In 1950s Ireland and New York, young Ellis Lacey has to choose between two men and two countries.
Style: sentimental, touching, romantic, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: immigrants, starting over, love triangle, love and romance, working class, homesickness, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love affair, true love, friendship, female protagonist, marriage proposal ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 20th century, year 1951, year 1952
Place: ireland, brooklyn new york city, new york, coney island brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Family Way (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Following the wedding of young Jenny Piper and Arthur Fitton (Hayley Mills and Hywel Bennett), a rowdy reception is held at a local pub where the newlyweds are subjected to much well-meaning but vulgar ribaldry. The couple returns to the Fitton home ...
Style: touching, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: honeymoon, bowling, family relations, newlyweds, virginity, grownups, privacy invasion, disorder, overbearing, social relations, couples, meet the parents ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Lonely Passion of Judith Hearne (1987)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A penniless middle-aged spinster scrapes by giving piano lessons in the Dublin of the 1950s. She makes a sad last bid for love with a fellow resident of her rundown boarding house, who imagines she has the money to bankroll the business he hopes to ...
Style: serious, realistic, psychological, touching, gloomy ...
Plot: hotel, alcohol abuse, betrayal, loneliness, boarding house, desperation, piano, spinster, couple relations, starting over, singleness, cons and scams ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: ireland, dublin ireland, europe, empire state building manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.6
 550
Loving Couples (1964)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Sweden
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Three expectant mothers think back over their sex lives.
Plot: female director, record player, outdoor sex, dress, hymn, bakery, marching band, shooting a dog, staircase, singing, wedding cake, car ...
Time: 1910s, year 1915, pre world war one
Place: sweden, stockholm sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Love in the Time of Cholera (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Mexico, UK
Duration: 139 min.
Story: In Colombia just after the Great War, an old man falls from a ladder; dying, he professes great love for his wife. After the funeral, a man calls on the widow - she dismisses him angrily. Flash back more than 50 years to the day Florentino Ariza, a ...
Style: psychological, serious, realistic, sentimental, atmospheric ...
Plot: letter, impossible love, love triangle, funeral, diary, romance, virginity, power of love, looking for love, love affair, love and romance, love letter ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, 1900s, 1890s, turn of the century ...
Place: colombia, caribbean, paris france, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
A Song for Martin (2001)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Sweden, Germany, Denmark
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Martin, conductor of a symphonic orchestra, meet Barbara, violine player and they start a relationship. Five years later Martin starts to develop loss of memory and becomes more and more confused. Finally he is diagnosed with Alzheimer's ...
Style: touching, realistic, serious, sentimental, emotional ...
Plot: family relations, infidelity, couple relations, love affair, couples, family problems, lifestyle, crumbling marriage, love and romance, musician's life, fall in love, dysfunctional family ...
Time: contemporary
Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Born to Be Blue (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Jazz legend Chet Baker finds love and redemption when he stars in a movie about his own troubled life to mount a comeback.
Style: exciting, touching, thought provoking, captivating
Plot: jazz, jazz musician, historical figure, promise, trust, drinking alcohol, friendship, jealousy, father daughter relationship, drinking, flashback, love and romance ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, 20th century, year 1988, year 1966 ...
Place: usa, manhattan new york city, oklahoma, los angeles, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Ordinary Love (2019)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An extraordinary look at the lives of a middle-aged couple in the midst of the wife's breast cancer diagnosis.
Style: sentimental, touching, philosophical, captivating, rough ...
Plot: husband wife relationship, love, hospital, cancer, love and romance, family, family relations, romance, life philosophy, couples, destiny, deadly ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.3
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Gloria Bell (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Chile, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A free-spirited woman in her 50s seeks out love at L.A. dance clubs.
Style: touching, semi serious, humorous, sexy, melancholic
Audience: date night
Plot: dysfunctional relationship, middle age romance, middle aged woman, middle aged man, breakup, drinking alcohol, friend, dating, drinking, lie, friendship, divorced man ...
Time: contemporary, year 1986
Place: las vegas, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Ladies in Lavender (2004)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Andrea, a gifted young Polish violinist from Krakow, is bound for America when he is swept overboard by a storm. When the Widdington sisters discover the handsome stranger on the beach below their house, they nurse him back to health. However, the ...
Style: touching, sentimental, witty, atmospheric, emotional ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: golden years, friendship, romance, polish, human nature, village life, violinist, foreigner, sister sister relationship, rivalry, village, artist ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century
Place: england, cornwall, europe, london, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 7.3
 5K
Our Friend (2019)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: After learning that his terminally ill wife has six months to live, a man welcomes the support of his best friend who moves into their home to help out.
Style: captivating, entertaining
Plot: family relations, husband wife relationship, friendship, supportive friend, relationships, friends, couple relations, coping, help, couples, assistant, best friends ...
Time: year 2015, year 2014, year 2013, year 2010, year 2008 ...
Place: new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.8
 12K
Indignation (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, China, Brazil, Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In 1951, Marcus Messner, a working-class Jewish student from New Jersey, attends a small Ohio college, where he struggles with anti-Semitism, sexual repression, and the ongoing Korean War.
Style: intellectual, exciting, stylized, melancholic, talky ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, student, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, jewish, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, atheist, romance, jews, existentialism, adolescence, war ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, year 1955, year 1951, 20th century
Place: ohio, new jersey, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 7.8
 157K
Little Women (2019)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Four sisters come of age in America in the aftermath of the Civil War.
Style: melancholic, sentimental, romantic, sweet, inspirational ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: writers, sister sister relationship, women's rights, sister, sibling relationship, friendship, love, generosity, romance, jealousy, rivalry, intrigue ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: new york, paris france, massachusetts, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.1
 4K
The Lovers (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The separation of a long married couple goes awry when they fall for each other again.
Style: captivating, sincere, humorous, touching
Plot: lovers, lover, romance, wife husband relationship, love triangle, marital problem, secret, adultery, infidelity, marriage, cheating wife, unfaithful wife ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Very Good Girls (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Two New York City girls make a pact to lose their virginity during their first summer out of high school. When they both fall for the same street artist, the friends find their connection tested for the first time.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching, captivating ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: first sex, coming of age, love triangle, friendship, loss of virginity, youth, wooing, teenage love, teenage life, love and romance, fall in love, female friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1992
Place: new york, usa, coney island brooklyn new york city, new york state, brooklyn new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Sylvie's Love (2020)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: When a young woman meets an aspiring saxophonist in her father’s record shop in 1950s Harlem, their love ignites a sweeping romance that transcends changing times, geography, and professional success.
Style: captivating, romantic, entertaining
Plot: boyfriend girlfriend relationship, fall in love, love, musician, dancing, music, relationships, romantic relationship, love and romance, dating, male female relationship, romance ...
Time: year 1962, 60s, 1950s, 1960s, year 1968 ...
Place: detroit, manhattan new york city, new york, harlem, atlanta georgia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Close My Eyes (1991)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: After some years of tension, Richard begins a sexual relationship with his sister Natalie. Now married, the relationship proves dangerously obsessional.
Style: serious, realistic, stylized, bleak
Plot: incest, forbidden love, brother sister incest, brother sister relationship, taboo, marriage, brother sister sex, couple relations, dishonesty, lie, infidelity, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.9
 874
Farewell Amor (2020)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Reunited after a 17 year separation, Walter, an Angolan immigrant, is joined in the U.S. by his wife and teenage daughter. Now absolute strangers sharing a one-bedroom apartment, they discover a shared love of dance that may help overcome the ...
Plot: hand injury, prayer, memory, missing mother, lie, restaurant, infidelity, peep hole, jealousy, sexless marriage, sense of smell, friendship between women ...
Place: brooklyn new york city, tanzania, angola, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
God Help the Girl (2014)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Eve is a catastrophe—low on self-esteem but high on fantasy, especially when it comes to music. Over the course of one Glasgow summer, she meets two similarly rootless souls: posh Cass and fastidious James, and together they form a group.
Style: uplifting, sentimental, touching, realistic, serious
Audience: date night
Plot: anorexia, friendship, music band, pop music, music, musician's life, friends, self discovery, love and romance, lifestyle, depression, mental illness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1981, year 1969
Place: scotland, edinburgh scotland, glasgow scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Love After Love (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A sixty-something mother and her two adult sons cope and move onward following the death of their larger-than-life father/husband.
Style: suspenseful, contemplative, psychological, unusual plot structure
Plot: middle aged woman, mother son relationship, husband wife relationship, writers, family relations, brother brother relationship, humiliation, death of father, female nudity, rain, marriage engagement, friend ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Finding Your Feet (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Music, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A lady has her prim and proper life turned upside down after discovering her husband's affair.
Style: touching, captivating, humorous, sincere, slang
Plot: retirement, husband wife relationship, lady, middle class, mother daughter relationship, trust, marriage, dating, promise, friendship, dancing, mistress ...
Time: year 1969
Place: rome italy, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Life Itself (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Spain
Duration: 117 min.
Story: As a young New York couple goes from college romance to marriage and the birth of their first child, the unexpected twists of their journey create reverberations that echo over continents and through lifetimes.
Style: thought provoking, captivating, psychological, disturbing
Plot: estranged couple, pregnancy, marriage, traumatic childhood, marriage proposal, college, tragic event, college student, little girl, jealousy, storytelling, terminal illness ...
Place: new york, andalusia, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.8
 22K
9 Songs (2004)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Matt, a young glaciologist, soars across the vast, silent, icebound immensities of the South Pole as he recalls his love affair with Lisa. They meet at a mobbed rock concert in a vast music hall - London's Brixton Academy. They are in bed at ...
Style: sexual, sexy, serious, stylized, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: strong sexual content, erection, explicit sex, sex, consensual sex, sexual fantasy, sexual relations, love affair, lust, couples, passionate sex, unsimulated sex ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: antarctica, london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Too Beautiful for You (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A car dealer, well-to-do and with a beautiful wife, finds himself attracted to his rather plain new temporary secretary. Despite her own commitments she feels the same and the two soon embark on an affair. Though it would seem it has happened before ...
Style: cynical, talky, realistic, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, infidelity, bittersweet, dealer, couples, couple relations, fall in love, workplace romance, love affair, romance, dishonesty, love and romance ...
Time: 80s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Clapham Junction (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Set in the Clapham district of south London, England, the film is inspired by true events. The paths of several men intersect during a dramatic thirty-six hours in which their lives are changed forever.
Style: serious, realistic, melancholic, rough, touching ...
Plot: gay, gay slur, masturbation, gay sex, seduction, infidelity, life is a bitch, society, lifestyle, estrangement, looking for love, intolerance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Inside Daisy Clover (1965)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: A girl on the road to stardom fights the dehumanizing effects of Hollywood life.
Style: realistic, serious, tense, emotional, gloomy ...
Plot: hollywood, showbiz, family relations, coming of age, rising to stardom, ambition, lifestyle, human nature, overnight success, youth, rise and fall, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 20th century, 1930s, 30s, year 1936
Place: california, usa, los angeles, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%