Movies like Phantom Thread

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Phantom Thread (2017)
 7.4
 131K
Phantom Thread (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK, China
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Renowned British dressmaker Reynolds Woodcock comes across Alma, a young, strong-willed woman, who soon becomes a fixture in his life as his muse and lover.
Style: psychological, romantic, suspense, sentimental, uplifting, inspirational, philosophical, thought provoking, visually appealing, cerebral ...
Plot: fashion designer, fashion show, dressmaker, fashion, seamstress, lady, masochist, doctor, wedding, brother sister relationship, dysfunctional relationship, husband wife relationship, obsession, wedding dress, food, muse, haute couture, illness, love, masochism, waitress, restaurant, bachelor, curse, class differences ...
Time: 50s, post world war two, 1950s
Place: london, alps

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, melancholic and weird films with plots about cigarette smoking, photograph, husband wife relationship, drinking alcohol, kiss, dancing and food mostly in Drama, Romance and Biography genres. Some movies like Phantom Thread: The Master (2012), Bliss (1997), There Will Be Blood (2007), From the Land of the Moon (2016), Ordinary Love (2019). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Master (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Freddie, a volatile, heavy-drinking veteran who suffers from post-traumatic stress disorder, finds some semblance of a family when he stumbles onto the ship of Lancaster Dodd, the charismatic leader of a new "religion" he forms after World ...
Style: psychological, stylized, atmospheric, art house, philosophical ...
Plot: cult, right hand man, drifter, nudity (full frontal - brief), brainwashing, religion, psychiatry, alcoholic, cult leader, religions or cults, belief, mentor protege relationship ...
Time: 50s, 1940s, 20th century, future, year 1950 ...
Place: usa, california, san francisco, new york, philadelphia ...
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Bliss (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Joseph and Maria are married for six months and Maria still has never had an orgasm with her husband. They begin to visit mysterious doctor Baltazar who teaches them how to reach ecstasy in sex.
Style: erotic, psychological, sexy, twists and turns, talky ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: sex therapist, sexualized violence, father daughter incest, incest, sex, sexual arousal, sexual abuse, marriage, betrayal, psychology, infidelity, sexuality ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia, seattle, vancouver
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
There Will Be Blood (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 158 min.
Story: Ruthless silver miner, turned oil prospector, Daniel Plainview moves to oil-rich California. Using his adopted son to project a trustworthy, family-man image, Plainview cons local landowners into selling him their valuable properties for a pittance. ...
Style: serious, suspense, disturbing, bleak, epic ...
Plot: oil, greed, character study, ambition, misanthrope, rivalry, rise to the top, money, obsession, father son relationship, sign language, religion ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s, 1920s, turn of the century, 1890s ...
Place: california, pacific ocean, usa, san francisco, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Them (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A New York couple's relationship is tested after the loss of their child. This film is the wide-released combination of the original two :him and :her volumes that premiered at the Cannes Film Festival.
Style: psychological, meditative, surreal, sincere, touching ...
Plot: obsession, couples, adultery, suicide attempt, loneliness, philosophy, family relations, love affair, romance, life turned upside down, hopes, crumbling marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1951
Place: new york, paris france, usa, connecticut, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
From the Land of the Moon (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Belgium, Canada, Spain
Duration: 120 min.
Story: An adaptation of Milena Agus' eponymous novel set after WWII, "Mal de Pierres" ("Mal di Pietre") spans 20 years, following the destiny of a passionate, free-spirited woman who is in a loveless marriage and falls for another ...
Style: twists and turns, psychological, sexy, suspense, tense ...
Plot: female protagonist, love, female nudity, unrequited love, war veteran, husband wife relationship, marriage of convenience, baby, marriage, soldier, doctor, delusional woman ...
Time: post world war two, 50s, future
Place: provence, south of france, france, alps
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: touching, sentimental, philosophical, rough, captivating ...
Plot: love, husband wife relationship, hospital, family relations, romance, couples, family, life philosophy, love and romance, lung cancer, destiny, illness ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Unbearable Lightness of Being (1988)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 171 min.
Story: Successful surgeon Tomas leaves Prague for an operation, meets a young photographer named Tereza, and brings her back with him. Tereza is surprised to learn that Tomas is already having an affair with the bohemian Sabina, but when the Soviet ...
Style: sexy, erotic, sexual, romantic, philosophical ...
Plot: sex, infidelity, female nudity, love, love triangle, waitress, adultery, voyeurism, nudity (full frontal - brief), sexual promiscuity, menage a trois, friendship ...
Time: 60s, year 1968, 20th century
Place: central europe, czechoslovakia, geneva switzerland, california, switzerland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Saint Laurent (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 150 min.
Story: 1967-1976. As one of history's greatest fashion designers entered a decade of freedom, neither came out of it in one piece.
Style: captivating, stylized, serious, realistic, homoerotic ...
Plot: gay, fashion, fashion designer, male nudity, ambition, rise to the top, couple relations, lgbt, scandal, erotica, male prostitute, gay sex ...
Time: 70s, 60s, 20th century, year 1969, year 1971 ...
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Licorice Pizza (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Set in the San Fernando Valley in the 1970s, the film follows a high school student who is also a successful child actor.
Style: captivating, funny, entertaining, weird
Audience: teens
Plot: actor, jewish, coming of age, teenage boy, teenager, wrongful arrest, political campaign, age difference, young love, closeted homosexual, running, sister sister relationship ...
Time: year 1973, 70s, year 1939
Place: los angeles, california, pasadena california, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.3
 4K
All My Life (2020)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, China
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A couple's wedding plans are thrown off course when the groom is diagnosed with liver cancer.
Style: romantic, touching, sentimental, heartbreaking, compassionate ...
Plot: terminal illness, wedding, cancer, star crossed lovers, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, hopes, destiny, fiance fiancee relationship, relationships, male female relationship, couple relations, love and romance ...
Time: year 2015
Place: bahamas, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.3
 21K
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: psychological, melancholic, artsy, depressing, scenic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: voyeurism, husband wife relationship, hotel, unhappiness, borderline personality disorder, self pity, depression, manuscript, cheating wife, travel, male nudity, marriage ...
Time: 70s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.5
 141K
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, romantic, touching, realistic, light ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: immigrants, starting over, love and romance, love triangle, true love, female protagonist, friendship, homesickness, irish, immigration, working class, love affair ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, year 1951, year 1952
Place: ireland, brooklyn new york city, new york, coney island brooklyn new york city, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.4
 12K
The Souvenir (2019)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A shy but ambitious film student falls into an intense, emotionally fraught relationship with a charismatic but untrustworthy older man.
Style: psychological, sweet, disturbing, romantic, captivating ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: love, mother daughter relationship, student, filmmaker, love affair, love and romance, fall in love, destiny, hopes, society, disorder, couple relations ...
Time: 80s, contemporary, year 1980, year 1960, year 1974 ...
Place: london, venice, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Age of Innocence (1993)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 139 min.
Story: Tale of 19th century New York high society in which a young lawyer falls in love with a woman separated from her husband, while he is engaged to the woman's cousin.
Style: touching, stylized, atmospheric, thought provoking, sexy ...
Plot: high society, love triangle, countess, forbidden love, aristocracy, love and romance, destiny, infidelity, marriage, romance, lovers, love ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century, victorian era, 1870s, 1890s
Place: new york, philadelphia, usa, paris france, boston ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.2
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Closer (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A witty, romantic, and very dangerous love story about chance meetings, instant attractions, and casual betrayals. Two couples disintegrate when they begin destructive adulterous affairs with each other.
Style: sexy, intellectual, cynical, erotic, sexual ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: infidelity, adultery, love triangle, love affair, stripper, betrayal, love, photographer, love at first sight, depression, romance, sex ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, europe, new york, manhattan new york city, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.3
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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, realistic, thought provoking, talky, cynical ...
Plot: husband wife relationship, family relations, hidden money, money, husband wife sex, ambition, family life, husband wife conflict, greed, father son relationship, father daughter relationship, american abroad ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.4
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Blue Valentine (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Dean and Cindy live a quiet life in a modest neighborhood. They appear to have the world at their feet at the outset of the relationship. However, his lack of ambition and her retreat into self-absorption cause potentially irreversible cracks in ...
Style: romantic, emotional, sexy, thought provoking, touching ...
Audience: date night
Plot: marriage, dysfunctional family, depression, love, couple relations, lust, crumbling marriage, strong sexual content, marital problem, romance, husband wife relationship, character study ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, pennsylvania, usa, florida, brooklyn new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Way We Were (1973)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
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Style: sentimental, realistic, serious, emotional, captivating ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: politics, love, naval officer, mccarthyism, romance, love and romance, couples, adultery, friendship, love story, opposites attract, interracial romance ...
Time: 50s, 1940s, 1930s, year 1944, year 1933 ...
Place: new york, usa, california, malibu california, washington d.c. ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Mexico, UK, Colombia
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: sexy, emotional, psychological, serious, sentimental ...
Plot: love triangle, impossible love, romance, letter, love, nudity (full frontal - brief), unlikely friendships, betrayal, multiple storylines, justice, visceral, funeral ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, 1890s, 1870s, post world war one ...
Place: colombia, latin america, caribbean, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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: realistic, serious, gloomy, emotional, touching ...
Plot: boarding house, hotel, female nudity, spinster, piano, loneliness, desperation, psychopath, mental disorder, aging, betrayal, alcohol abuse ...
Time: 50s
Place: ireland, dublin ireland, europe, new york, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.1
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45 Years (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: There is just one week until Kate Mercer's 45th wedding anniversary and the planning for the party is going well. But then a letter arrives for her husband. The body of his first love has been discovered, frozen and preserved in the icy ...
Style: art house, melancholic, psychological, touching, cerebral ...
Plot: marriage, old woman, secret, anniversary, aging, childless couple, death, husband wife relationship, promise, character study, haunted by the past, elderly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1962
Place: england, tokyo, usa, switzerland
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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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, sad, entertaining
Plot: friendship, terminal illness, family relations, husband wife relationship, supportive friend, friends, couples, coping, best friends, assistant, couple relations, help ...
Time: year 2008, year 2012, year 2013, year 2010, year 2015 ...
Place: new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Mahogany (1975)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Tracy, an aspiring designer from the slums of Chicago puts herself through fashion school in the hopes of becoming one of the world's top designers. Her ambition leads her to Rome spurring a choice between the man she loves or her newfound ...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, sentimental, atmospheric
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: fashion, african american, fashion show, fashion designer, ghetto, disco, black woman, black cast, mannequin, supermodel, slum, couples ...
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35%
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Duration: 118 min.
Story: Arrogant, self-centered movie director Guido Contini finds himself struggling to find meaning, purpose, and a script for his latest film endeavor. With only a week left before shooting begins, he desperately searches for answers and inspiration from ...
Style: emotional, clever, lyrical, captivating, sentimental ...
Plot: infidelity, midlife crisis, memory, filmmaking, lifestyle, femme fatale, self discovery, love and romance, family relations, couples, showbiz, dishonesty ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1920s, year 1965
Place: italy, europe, vatican, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Great Expectations (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Loosely based on the Charles Dickens' classic novel, "Great Expectations" is a sensual tale of a young man's unforgettable passage into manhood, and the three individuals who will undeniably change his life forever. Through the ...
Style: romantic, emotional, sexy, touching, melancholic ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: artist, childhood, art, destiny, romance, love, fall in love, social differences, inheritance, painting, stranger, understanding ...
Time: 20th century, 19th century, 80s, 18th century, 90s ...
Place: florida, new york, usa, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.6
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The Immigrant (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: In 1921 New York. an immigrant woman is tricked into a life of burlesque and vaudeville until a dazzling magician tries to save her and reunite her with her sister who is being held in the confines of Ellis Island.
Style: atmospheric, emotional, suspenseful, harsh, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: prostitution, immigrants, immigration, survival, corruption, family relations, confession, quarantine, american dream, love affair, exploitation, society ...
Time: 1920s, 1930s, 20th century
Place: new york, poland, latin america, usa, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.7
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Elegy (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Cultural critic David Kepesh finds his life -- which he indicates is a state of "emancipated manhood" -- thrown into tragic disarray by Consuela Castillo, a well-mannered student who awakens a sense of sexual possessiveness in her teacher.
Style: sexy, sincere, erotic, suspenseful, enigmatic ...
Plot: older man younger woman relationship, age difference, teacher student sex, teachers and students, obsession, older man younger woman sex, infidelity, romance, love and romance, couples, hedonism, adultery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: manhattan new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.1
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My King (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Tony is admitted to a rehabilitation center after a serious ski accident. Dependent on the medical staff and pain relievers, she takes time to look back on a turbulent relationship that she experienced with Georgio.
Style: thought provoking, rough, psychological, disturbing, social ...
Plot: marital problem, breakup, restaurant, unhappiness, unhappy marriage, wedding, newborn, marriage, child custody, husband wife relationship, egotism, flashback ...
Time: year 1978
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Deep Blue Sea (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Australia
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The wife of a British Judge is caught in a self-destructive love affair with a Royal Air Force pilot.
Style: romantic, sexy, emotional, intense, atmospheric ...
Plot: infidelity, forbidden love, love, love affair, judge, romance, unfulfilled love, extramarital affair, suicide attempt, love and romance, crumbling marriage, hidden identity ...
Time: 50s, 1930s, 1920s, post world war two, 20th century
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Rachel Getting Married (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A young woman who has been in and out from rehab for the past 10 years returns home for the weekend for her sister's wedding.
Style: realistic, emotional, serious, talky, touching ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, wedding, drug addiction, sister sister relationship, addiction, favoritism among siblings, wedding preparations and rituals, character study, family problems, family gatherings, haunted by the past, human nature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: connecticut, usa, hawaii, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%