Movies like A Woman's Life

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A Woman's Life (2016)
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A Woman's Life (2016)
Original name: Une vie
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Normandy, 1819. Jeanne is a young woman full of childish dreams and innocence when she returns home after finishing her schooling in a convent. She marries a local Viscount, Julien de Lamare, who soon reveals himself to be a miserly and unfaithful man. Little by little Jeanne’s illusions are stripped away.
Style: captivating
Plot: adultery, couples, infidelity, husband wife relationship, male female relationship, family problems, unfulfilled love, marital problem, relationships, family relations, family life, love affair, relationship problems, love story, marriage, dysfunctional marriage, love interest, troubled marriage, couple relations, dog, sea, sex scene, illness, beach, priest ...
Time: 19th century
Place: normandy

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, psychological, disturbing and suspense films with plots about relationships, male female relationship, husband wife relationship, family relations, relationship problems, marital problem and family problems mostly in Drama, Romance and Thriller genres. Some movies like A Woman's Life: Jadviga's Pillow (2000), Hirugao (2017), Hattie (2011), Fall Into Temptation (2017), The Heart Is a Dark Forest (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Jadviga's Pillow (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 130 min.
Story: The film is the filmed version of Pál Závada's novel of the same title, which was first published in 1997 and soon became a bestseller. The story takes place during World War I and afterwards in a small town in south-eastern Hungary. It tells ...
Style: captivating, psychological, disturbing, suspense
Plot: adultery, world war one, husband wife relationship, forbidden love, dysfunctional marriage, marital problem, relationships, unhappy marriage, love triangle, family problems, love affair, cheating girlfriend ...
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95%
 5.9
 320
Hirugao (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Set 3 years after the drama series. Kitano Yuichiro comes to give a lecture in the town where divorcee Sasamoto Sawa now lives quietly. The two meet again and their love story continue.
Style: captivating
Plot: love affair, teacher, marital problem, relationship problems, troubled marriage, tragic love, family problems, love story, dysfunctional marriage, cheating on husband, male female relationship, husband wife relationship ...
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87%
 6.8
 506
Hattie (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Hattie is a television film on the life of the British comic actress Hattie Jacques, played by Ruth Jones, her marriage to John Le Mesurier (Robert Bathurst) and her affair with their lodger John Schofield (Aidan Turner).
Style: captivating
Plot: husband wife relationship, husband wife conflict, relationship problems, forbidden love, troubled marriage, dysfunctional marriage, mistress, marital problem, jealous husband, love interest, crumbling marriage, family problems ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
Fall Into Temptation (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
TV show
Story: Raquel and Damián are happily married with two children. Destiny leads Damián to meet Carolina and feels an undeniable attraction towards her. Damián did not know that Carolina was already married to Santiago Álvarado, a construction architect ...
Style: suspense, captivating, tense
Plot: infidelity, car accident, adultery, unlikely partners, couple relations, family problems, troubled marriage, husband wife relationship, adulterous husband, unfaithful husband, marital problem, relationships ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
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The Heart Is a Dark Forest (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 86 min.
Story: This drama deals with a woman, whose life is destroyed when she discovers that her husband has another family. Marie and Thomas, both musicians before their marriage, are an apparently happy couple, living together with their two children. One day, ...
Style: captivating, entertaining
Plot: adultery, married couple, family life, couple relations, second wife, double life, family relations, love triangle, relationships, marital problem, musician's life, relationship problems ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
The Tree of Blood (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Marc and Rebeca, a young couple, travel to an old country house that used to belong to their family. Once there, they write the shared history of their roots, creating a huge family tree that harbours relationships of love, heartbreak, sex, madness, ...
Style: suspense, psychological, disturbing, captivating
Plot: family secret, infidelity, couple relations, troubled marriage, secret past, tragic love, relationship problems, family problems, cheating girlfriend, russian mafia, secret, schizophrenic ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 5.6
 91
The Affair (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A lonely housewife finds new life in a liaison with a free-spirited man in this romantic drama. Isolated in a remote home, Jean (Kelsey Oldershaw) feels suffocated in her marriage to uptight architect Paul (Horatio Ledon). An affair with her ...
Style: captivating, disturbing, psychological, suspense
Plot: adultery, affair, marriage, male female relationship, unhappy marriage, dysfunctional marriage, marital problem, love triangle, family problems, marital crisis, marital infidelity, romantic triangle ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 5.7
 107
Shadow People (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Dan and Gretchen, a couple with a secretive past and a failing relationship, rent a guest house from another couple in California's San Fernando Valley. But jealousy and betrayal turn a casual friendship into a game of manipulation and ...
Style: psychological, captivating, erotic
Plot: cheating wife, open marriage, jealous woman, infidelity, seductress, unhappy marriage, adultery, love triangle, jealousy, husband wife relationship, seduction, family problems ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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The Killing of Two Lovers (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: David desperately tries to keep his family of six together during a separation from his wife. They both agree to see other people but David struggles to grapple with his wife’s new relationship.
Style: disturbing, atmospheric, psychological, captivating, suspense
Plot: husband wife relationship, open marriage, family relations, male female relationship, parents, separation, moral ambiguity, marriage crisis, relationship problems, family problems, crumbling marriage, marital problem ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
The Obscure Spring (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Igor is a plumber; Pina serves coffee. It is winter and they both deeply desire each other, but they are not free. In trying to figure out how to realize their love, she decides to make a lion costume for her little son and he decides to buy a ...
Style: captivating
Plot: seductress, horny woman, infidelity, love triangle, extramarital affair, sex scene, single mother, adultery, unfaithful husband, sexually frustrated woman, sexual relations, husband wife relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Summer in Portugal (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, Portugal
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Workaholic hotel architect effectively drifted apart from his family. He interrupts the latest, Moroocan project to spend a holiday with his wife Liane in Lisbon, but is delayed. Friendly local interior decorator João, a widower, enjoys hosting ...
Style: psychological, captivating
Plot: adultery, infidelity, love affair, cancer, romantic relationship, male female relationship, relationship problems, seduction, attempted seduction, couple relations, troubled marriage, unhappy marriage ...
Place: portugal, lisbon portugal
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
The Silent Storm (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: An enigmatic outsider living on a remote Scottish island finds herself caught between her minister husband and the delinquent who is sent to live with them.
Style: disturbing, captivating, psychological, enigmatic
Plot: love triangle, love interest, family problems, romantic relationship, romantic triangle, marital problem, marital crisis, male female relationship, love story, fall in love, marriage, love affair ...
Place: scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 5.4
 179
The Swing (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 94 min.
Story: 35-year-old Michal has a beautiful wife Anna and daughter Justine. It does not bother him, however, fall in love with a sensual and rebellious Carolina. The man did not want a divorce, but it also wants to opt out of a new passion. The situation is ...
Style: psychological, captivating
Plot: neglectful husband, unfaithful husband, love triangle, seductive woman, love affair, male female relationship, love story, marital problem, love interest, affair, swing, love and romance ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 5.1
 102
365 Days (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 110 min.
Story: This film tracks a hasty marriage through its first 365 days.
Style: psychological, disturbing, captivating
Plot: marriage crisis, marriage, husband wife relationship, troubled marriage, tragic love, male female relationship, couples, family problems, family relations, love affair, relationship problems, relationships ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 4.2
 54
Swingers (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Nicolas (Sébastien Boivin) lives a rather harmonious relationship with Valérie (Natasha M. Leroux), punctuated visits to a swinger club of the city. During a supper with two couples of friends, the audacious Valerie reveals her desire to introduce ...
Style: captivating
Plot: cheating wife, open marriage, open relationship, friendship, jealous husband, swinger party, infidelity, extramarital affair, swinger, jealousy, couple relations, husband wife relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 7.6
 48
Exchange (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 85 min.
Story: An erotic, psychological drama-thriller set on the gritty streets of Raon, Quiapo, Manila - a third world commercial avenue where everything from dildos, car parts and home accessories is available for a price. It is against this backdrop that the ...
Style: captivating
Plot: couples, attempted seduction, love affair, relationship problems, male female relationship, forbidden love, romantic obsession, romantic triangle, romantic relationship, couple relations, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love and romance ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
What's Between Us (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Switzerland
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After eighteen years of marriage, Alice finds herself confronted with the fact that her husband Frank feels more and more attracted to men. Not only Frank, but also she and their three children undergo an irreversible change.
Style: captivating, psychological
Plot: marital infidelity, extramarital affair, internet dating, gay husband, infidelity, husband wife relationship, marriage crisis, family problems, marital problem, friendship between men, marriage, adultery ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 6.7
 18
A Pharisee (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Seung-gi has been living under a strict father, blaming himself everytime when a natural but uncontrollable desire surges from inside of him. However, because he can't spurt that desire in reality, every night Seung-gi shares passionate love ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, captivating, erotic
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⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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 3.5
 555
Her Infidelity (2015)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 83 min.
Story: After a one-night stand with her son's attractive teacher, a troubled wife finds herself stalked by the dangerously obsessed man.
Style: captivating, tense, suspense
Plot: infidelity, adultery, marital problem, relationship problems, obsession, lasciviousness, love interest, lust, husband wife relationship, tragic love, love story, secret ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 6.5
 196
Otilia Rauda (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Otilia is both blessed with a body that is the epitome of feminine perfection and cursed by an ugly mole that mars her beautiful face. The juxtaposition between fabulous beauty and disfigurement proves unsettling for the villagers and she grows up ...
Style: psychological, captivating, suspense, disturbing
Plot: venereal disease, sexual tension, disfigured face, cuckold, relationship problems, husband wife relationship, male female relationship, marriage, marital problem, relationships, dysfunctional marriage, family problems ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 5.9
 161
Human Touch (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 102 min.
Story: To try to raise money for her choir's trip to China, Anna poses nude for an ageing artist and upon seeing the finished results goes on a journey of self discovery.
Style: disturbing, sincere, captivating, psychological
Plot: cheating wife, art, relationship problems, family problems, impotent husband, husband wife relationship, love and romance, relationships, marital problem, couple relations, male female relationship, love story ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 5.6
 29
Sexual Heat (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Andy and his new girlfriend Sasha go to Matt and Kim’s house for Matt’s birthday. When the guys begin to reminisce about all the one night stands they had in college, Sasha states that one night stand sex is the hottest on the “sexual heat” ...
Style: psychological, captivating
Plot: relationship problems, love affair, romantic relationship, romancing partners, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, seduction, sexual relations, couple relations, love interest, male female relationship, marital problem, seductive woman ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 4.7
 208
Torn Apart (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The story of a love relationship between a brother and sister and an eventual breakup that will forever change their lives.
Style: touching, sincere, disturbing, suspenseful
Plot: brother sister incest, incest, forbidden love, adultery, sibling relationship, brother sister sex, husband wife relationship, brother sister relationship, sex scene, relationships, love interest, love story ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Rule: Fidelity to the Limit (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Mariana and Julian are a couple that have been happily married for many years. They have two kids: Juan Maria and Bibiana. They are in love and are very successful in their professional lives. They have a wonderful sex life and in the foreplay that ...
Style: captivating, entertaining
Plot: open marriage, swinger couple, infidelity, unfaithful husband, male female relationship, lovers, husband wife relationship, forbidden love, family life, relationship vs career, marriage, relationships ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Scenes from a Marriage (2021)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 296 min.
TV show
Story: A chronicle of the many years of love and turmoil that bind a contemporary American couple, tracking their relationship as it progresses through a number of successive stages: matrimony, infidelity, divorce, and subsequent partnerships.
Style: psychological, thought provoking, captivating, disturbing
Plot: divorce, marriage, love, cheating wife, husband wife relationship, marital problem, affair, bickering couple, family life, couple relations, couples, family relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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Wet Season (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Singapore, Taiwan, China
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Wet Season revolves around the life of Ling, a schoolteacher who deals with infertility while having to take care of her infirm father-in-law at home. One of Ling's students, Kok Wei Lun, develops a crush on her during remedial Chinese classes. ...
Style: captivating, psychological
Plot: teacher student sex, older woman teenage boy sex, teacher student relationship, extramarital affair, cheating wife, infidelity, older woman teenage boy relationship, forbidden love, older woman younger man relationship, school teacher, teacher student romance, age difference ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Sex Life of Plants (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After a head injury makes a dimwit stranger out Barbara's beloved Guille, she ceases to feel desire for him. Nearing 35, and longing for motherhood, she settles with a new partner, while the memory of lost love harrows her.
Style: psychological, captivating
Plot: relationships, relationship problems, marital problem, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, wanting a baby, choice, family problems, male female relationship, family life, family relations, couple relations, sex scene ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 6.3
 164
Sag mir nichts (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Lena is happily married. From the strange man in the S-Bahn but such a pull goes out that she gets involved in a spontaneous infidelity. The stranger, Martin, also thought that the marriage with his wife was completely safe. Nevertheless, what ...
Style: captivating, psychological
Plot: extramarital affair, cheating wife, outdoor sex, adultery, infidelity, unsimulated sex, temptation, husband wife relationship, seductress, love triangle, seduction, love affair ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 6.8
 676
Heaven's Heart (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden, Denmark
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Two couples, old friends, end up in a heated debate over adultery at a dinner party.
Style: psychological, talky, realistic, captivating, clever ...
Plot: infidelity, love affair, best friends, couples, estrangement, unfulfillment, society, anniversary, couple relations, introspection, family problems, marriage ...
Place: sweden, denmark, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 5.3
 709
Black Rose (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 100 min.
TV show
Story: A married women has to fight for the things she lost because of the revealed secrets of her husband.
Style: captivating
Plot: husband wife relationship, marital problem, family problems, family, family relations, marriage, male female relationship, relationships, family life, lie, dysfunctional family, deception ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%