Movies like Return to Montauk

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Return to Montauk (2017)
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 1K
Return to Montauk (2017)
Original name: Rückkehr nach Montauk
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, Ireland, France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: During a book tour in the United States, Max meets and falls in love with a young woman. Many years later, Max returns to the United States, hoping to reunite with his young lover.
Style: sincere, romantic, captivating, touching
Plot: road trip, regret, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, ex lover, writers, sea, airplane, cat, beach, kiss, woman, interview, female lawyer, reading a book, death of father, concert, gas station, novelist, barefoot male, car trouble, barefoot woman, german abroad
Place: new york, manhattan new york city

Most similar movies to Return to Montauk

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out touching, romantic, captivating and sincere films with plots about boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love and romance, romance, kiss, relationships, male female relationship and love mostly in Drama, Romance and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Return to Montauk: West of Her (2016), One Starry Christmas (2014), Voyager (1991), LAID: Life as It's Dealt (2012), A Moment In Time (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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West of Her (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
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Style: road movie, captivating, sincere, serious, romantic ...
Plot: road trip, summer romance, love interest, stranger, grand canyon, orphan, tent
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One Starry Christmas (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 83 min.
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Voyager (1991)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, France, Greece
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Walter Faber has survived a crash with an airplane. His next trip is by ship. On board this ship he meets the enchanting Sabeth and they have a passionate love affair. Together they travel to her home in Greece, but the rational Faber doesn't ...
Style: atmospheric, touching, bleak, sincere, emotional ...
Plot: ship, air disaster, couples, romance, couple relations, tragic love, fall in love, destiny, human nature, love affair, self discovery, forbidden love ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, year 1938, year 1950, 1950s
Place: greece, europe, athens greece, paris france, italy ...
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LAID: Life as It's Dealt (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A young male escort falls for the "girl next door", only to find himself caught between two colliding worlds.
Style: sexy, touching, light, sincere, captivating
Plot: boyfriend girlfriend relationship, friend, family relations, male female relationship, triangle, coming of age, gay, college, bisexual, secret, mexican, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
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Story: A painter's new muse becomes his nemesis when he discovers her connection to his past.
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Brooklyn (2015)
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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.
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Love on Harbor Island (2020)
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Country: Canada
Duration: 81 min.
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Style: light, captivating, romantic, entertaining
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Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Finland
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In 1980's Helsinki, a city about to burst with young energy and rebellion, two young writers determined to conquer the world fall madly in love. For Inka, the love affair puts everything in motion: she finds her own voice, publishes her first ...
Style: romantic, captivating, entertaining
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Christmas at the Plaza (2019)
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Duration: 84 min.
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Style: melancholic, semi serious, sincere, touching, humorous ...
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Midnight Sun (2018)
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Duration: 91 min.
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Style: romantic, sincere, sentimental, touching, sweet
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Love Everlasting (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
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Innocent (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, Hong Kong
Duration: 80 min.
Story: 17-year-old Eric follows his parents to immigrate to Canada and is thus forced to confront different emotional and cultural problems. He must not only adjust to the new environment, but also come to terms with his homosexuality. Standing at the ...
Style: sincere, sentimental, captivating, touching, sexy ...
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What's Left of You (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
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Duration: 117 min.
Story: On his 18th birthday, wealthy but spoiled Ozgur(Ekin Koc) gets a surprise from his deceased grandfather's will. He has to leave his luxurious life in Istanbul and graduate from a public school in a small village on the Aegean coast. After ...
Style: romantic, light, sincere, colourful
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Duration: 122 min.
Story: Vacations in the French countryside. Daphne, three months pregnant, finds herself alone to welcome Maxime, her boyfriend François’ cousin. François had to leave in a hurry for Paris to cover for a sick colleague. For four days, while waiting ...
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Duration: 107 min.
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Genre: Drama, Romance
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Close to the Horizon (2019)
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Style: psychological, intellectual, captivating, serious, sincere ...
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Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 89 min.
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Style: romantic, captivating, light, entertaining
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Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
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Style: psychological, sincere, touching, rough, contemplative
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⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Lovers' Concerto (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 106 min.
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Style: touching, realistic, psychological, sentimental, captivating ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
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Style: realistic, touching, intellectual, talky, serious ...
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Time: contemporary, 70s
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Every Day (2018)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Canada, UK, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: 16-year old Rhiannon falls in love with a mysterious spirit named “A” that inhabits a different body every day. Feeling an unmatched connection, Rhiannon and “A” work each day to find each other, not knowing what the next day will bring.
Style: romantic, sentimental, captivating, touching, sweet ...
Audience: teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.8
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Delibal (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
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Duration: 117 min.
Story: A love story following two young people battling with their emotions and dreams, the pressures of career, family and not knowing what the future holds. Füsun is a brilliant student, destined for a successful career but can't help from falling ...
Style: romantic, emotional, captivating, touching, neurotic
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The Heart of the Bear (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Estonia, Czech Republic, Germany, Russia
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A young Estonian goes to the Siberian Taiga to live as a hunter in a remote forest hut. He hopes to find his true self far from civilisation. The natives he meets introduce him to the myths of the north. The first is a young village teacher who ...
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