Movies like Ember

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Ember (2016)
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Ember (2016)
Original name: Kor
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 115 min.
Story: When her husband Cemal is arrested in Romania, Emine is left alone with their child who needs immediate surgery. She takes a job as a needle worker at a garment workshop where she comes across Ziya, her husband's former boss. He can't stay indifferent when he learns what the woman he once fancied is going through. When Cemal returns months later, he finds Emine working at the garment workshop and their son healthy. A hospital bill he accidentally sees reveals that Ziya has paid for the surgery and Emine hid this fact. Will Cemal, who already blames Ziya for what he went through and is extremely jealous of Emine, be able to confront this situation or choose to ignore it?
Style: suspense, philosophical, brutal, realistic, disturbing
Plot: sex with friend's wife, unfaithful wife, middle aged woman, marriage, divorce, secret, single mother, cheating wife, abusive husband, old love, jealous husband, husband wife relationship, sex with coworker, worried mother, violence, illness, betrayal by friend, sex scene, rough sex

Most similar movies to Ember

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out psychological, realistic, serious and disturbing films with plots about husband wife relationship, family relations, marriage, female nudity, cheating wife, unfaithful wife and violence mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Ember: Ordinary People (2016), Ambivalence (2018), To Take a Wife (2004), Canon (Fidelidad al límite) (2014), Custody (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Ordinary People (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 107 min.
Story: ORDINARY PEOPLE is a family portrait of Jane, 16, and her boyfriend, Aries, who live on their own in the chaotic streets of Manila. Surviving as pickpockets, the lives of the young couple change when they suddenly become teenage parents. But not ...
Style: tense, twists and turns, disturbing, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: husband wife relationship, family relations, money, missing child, mother child relationship, child, violence, child abduction, kidnapped child, stolen money, transvestite, sex scene ...
Place: the philippines
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Les Salopes, or the Naturally Wanton Pleasure of Skin (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Dermatology professor Marie-Claire is embarking on a new project linking skin cells and sexuality, when unexpected events disrupt her professional, family and intimate life.
Style: psychological, sentimental, contemplative, captivating, realistic
Plot: interracial sex, older woman younger man sex, female sexuality, jealousy, marriage, doctor, scientist, cuckolded husband, male female relationship, society, sexual relations, research ...
Time: 21st century
Place: canada
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Ambivalence (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Two friends, young psychiatrists, perceive life in different ways. One wants to do the right thing. The second is to experiment. One is a diligent student. The second is the troublemaker. One loves, hating. The second hates, loving. It's a pity ...
Style: realistic, captivating, ambiguous ending, retro, disturbing ...
Plot: stepmother stepson relationship, unfaithful wife, extramarital affair, older woman teenage boy sex, sex with stepmother, love affair, love triangle, best friends, seductive woman, milf, psychiatrist, panic attack ...
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To Take a Wife (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Israel
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The story takes place in Haifa, Israel, in 1979, during three days before the Shabbat. A young woman trying to raise three children, work from home, and observe the strict Moroccan traditions of her family finds herself at constant odds with her ...
Style: touching, realistic, disturbing, serious, suspenseful
Plot: married couple, lovers, conflict, coercion, marriage crisis, marriage, family feud, extramarital affair, divorce, dysfunctional family, synagogue, wife husband relationship ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Canon (Fidelidad al límite) (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: swinger couple, infidelity, unfaithful husband, husband wife relationship, male female relationship, lovers, open marriage, relationships, family relations, relationship vs career, couple relations, family life ...
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Custody (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When a hard-working single mother, Sara Diaz, has her children taken from her after she is suspected of injuring her son, Ally Fisher, a recent law school graduate, is assigned to represent her case before Judge Martha Schulman, a veteran of the ...
Style: suspense, captivating, psychological, disturbing
Plot: single mother, lawyer, judge, custody, children, hearing, abuse, child abuse, courtroom drama, class differences, social issues, family secret ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Counterparts (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Teacher Anne and policeman Georg are thought of as the perfect couple. However, appearances are deceptive: one of them is covered with scars and bruises. But which one is the abuser?
Style: realistic, psychological, sentimental, emotional, captivating ...
Plot: family problems, marriage, couples, family, unsupportive spouse, police officer, conflict, sex scene, love, family relations, society, adoption ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Block C (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Tulay, a restless woman whose marriage is slowly disintegrating sets out to come to terms with various traumas while continually being watched by Halit, a resident in her apartment complex.
Style: realistic, serious, psychological
Plot: family relations, escape from reality, couples, cause and meaning, master and servant, crumbling marriage, naked in public, pubic hair, male nudity
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: turkey
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The New Life of Paul Sneijder (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Following a rare accident, Paul Sneijder opened his eyes to the reality of his life as a "senior manager" in Montreal: his work no longer interested him, his wife annoyed him and deceived him, his two sons despised him ... How can we ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, realistic, touching, serious
Plot: cheating wife, dysfunctional family, unfaithful wife, ambition, existential crisis, husband wife relationship, memories, psychiatrist, loss of daughter, claustrophobia, panic attack, traumatic experience ...
Time: 2010s
Place: dubai, montreal, canada, montreal quebec canada
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43%
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Vacuum (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Switzerland, Germany
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Amidst the preparations for her 35th wedding anniversary, Meredith is surprised by the discovery that she is HIV-positive. Only her husband André could have been the carrier of the virus.
Style: psychological, suspense, thought provoking, unusual plot structure, melancholic ...
Plot: husband wife relationship, illness, marriage, husband wife conflict, hiv, german abroad, couple relations, love and romance, male female relationship, family relations, life is a bitch, couples ...
Time: 21st century
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Angel at Sea (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium, Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Louis is a twelve year old boy who lives with his parents and older brother in southern Morocco. Louis is very happy until the day his father shares a secret with him.
Style: sincere, psychological, emotional, disturbing, gloomy ...
Plot: secret, mental illness, parents and children, life is a bitch, family problems, father son relationship, sex with friend's wife, innocence lost, family relations, suicide, depression, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: morocco, africa, atlantic ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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: suspense, psychological, disturbing, atmospheric
Plot: husband wife relationship, male female relationship, moral ambiguity, crumbling marriage, family problems, society, open marriage, up and down relationship, marriage, dysfunctional marriage, obsession, betrayal ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Amour (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Austria, France, Germany
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Georges and Anne are in their eighties. They are cultivated, retired music teachers. Their daughter, who is also a musician, lives abroad with her family. One day, Anne has a stroke, and the couple's bond of love is severely tested.
Style: philosophical, sincere, emotional, compassionate, suspense ...
Plot: elderly, elderly lovers, death, husband wife relationship, aging, illness, love, daughter, nurse, supportive spouse, nursing, fighting illness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Los Perros (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile, France, Argentina, Portugal, Germany, Switzerland
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Mariana, an upper-class Chilean, feels a strange attraction towards her riding teacher, Juan, a former colonel with a shady past.
Style: suspense, tense, captivating, sincere, psychological ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: unfaithful wife, cheating wife, seductress, female nudity, father daughter relationship, sex scene, escapades, deadly, love, chase, rivalry, mentor ...
Time: contemporary
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Saviour Square (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A story of a married couple with two children, whose housing problems, the man's infidelity and the woman's fragility lead the family to destruction.
Style: suspense, disturbing, touching, thought provoking, compassionate ...
Plot: jealousy, money problems, desperation, hysteria, marriage, breakup, frustration, unfaithful husband, domineering mother, husband wife relationship, humiliation, selfishness ...
Place: warsaw poland
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39%
 7.6
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Close-Up (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: "CLOSE-UP" is a dramatic feature film told through the eyes of a failed Philadelphia actor who has succumbed to drug addiction. Our story follows him during the Holidays as he desperately tries to regain everything he has lost in his life; ...
Style: social realism, ambiguous ending, psychological, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: addiction, husband wife relationship, fired from the job, divorce, drugs, violence, father daughter relationship, father daughter estrangement, fame, washed up star, male female relationship, vomiting ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, philadelphia, los angeles
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39%
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Inside (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A man's life, thoughts, feelings and his very own darkness... Adapted from Dostoevsky's novel "Notes from Undergroud", Demirkubuz follows Muharrem as he gets himself invited to a party where he is not welcome, just to find ...
Style: psychological, realistic, serious, contemplative, captivating
Plot: human nature, cause and meaning, introspection, writer's life, hopes, artists and showbiz, humiliation, loneliness, party, dull life, unfulfillment, losing-it hero ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Cars of the Revolution (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 115 min.
Story: It is just after the military take over of the administration in 1960. The new head of state believes Turkey can only be independent if it is economically strong. After sounding out the weak private sector and most of the senior bureaucrats, it is ...
Style: captivating, tense, serious, realistic
Plot: working class, contests and competitions, race against time, politics, chases and races, factory, inventions and discoveries, patriotism, powerful corporation, labor union, visionary, state affairs ...
Time: 21st century, 60s, 1960s
Place: turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Pretty Rosebud (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Drama - A career woman stuck in an unhappy marriage struggles to find happiness. - Chuti Tiu, Kipp Shiotani, Dana Lee
Style: sincere, serious, tense, touching, realistic ...
Plot: unfaithful wife, interracial sex, culture clash, couple relations, crumbling marriage, unsupportive spouse, relationship vs career, workplace, introspection, rebelliousness, couples, sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Mine Alone (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A women meets a charming man and falls in love, they get married and start a family. As they age and have children, the man's becomes violent and abusive.
Style: disturbing, psychological, serious, realistic, bleak
Plot: pregnancy, fall in love, family relations, couples, family problems, love and romance, life is a bitch, crumbling marriage, best friends, babies and infants, parents and children, abusive husband ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Unrelated (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A woman in an unhappy relationship takes refuge with a friend's family on holiday in Tuscany.
Style: psychological, serious, realistic, touching, sincere ...
Plot: family relations, marriage, married couple, family problems, midlife crisis, middle aged woman, love and romance, unfulfillment, youth, crumbling marriage, social differences, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, tuscany
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.0
 13
Umbrella (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Alexander Way, a secondary school teacher with a fractured personal life, finds himself attempting to rescue a woman from a violent sexual attack. Alexander finds himself overpowered, beaten & taken to hospital. Jesiah Jarvus, a famous British ...
Style: touching, psychological, captivating, sentimental
Plot: injury, marriage, school, family relations, husband wife relationship, teacher, father son relationship, cancer, doctor, father daughter relationship, violence, hospital ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.2
 309
Secret Passage (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, Luxembourg, Portugal
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Isabel and Clara are growing up in a time of terror. It is 1492, and Spain has decreed that all Jews must either convert to Catholicism, go into exile or face trial and execution. Although forcibly baptized, the sisters are chased through ...
Style: disturbing, intense, stylized, suspense, bleak
Plot: spanish inquisition, marriage, anti semitism, religions or cults, runaway, love, inquisition, clergy, saving a life, life is a bitch, exploitation, witch hunt ...
Time: 15th century
Place: spain, italy, istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Boyhood (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 165 min.
Story: The film tells a story of a divorced couple trying to raise their young son. The story follows the boy for twelve years, from first grade at age 6 through 12th grade at age 17-18, and examines his relationship with his parents as he grows.
Style: depressing, realistic, sincere, serious, emotional ...
Audience: kids
Plot: coming of age, childhood, boy, marital problem, divorce, stepsister stepsister relationship, divorced parents, abusive husband, parents and children, teenage life, teenager, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2013, 2010s, year 2011 ...
Place: usa, texas, houston texas, austin texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Things to Come (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Nathalie teaches philosophy at a high school in Paris. She is passionate about her job and particularly enjoys passing on the pleasure of thinking. Married with two children, she divides her time between her family, former students and her very ...
Style: psychological, sincere, captivating, unusual plot structure, contemplative
Plot: high school teacher, ex husband ex wife relationship, female writer, infidelity, divorce, husband wife relationship, strong female character, strong female lead, mother daughter relationship, female teacher, german abroad, midlife crisis ...
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36%
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Lemonade (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Romania, Canada, Germany, Sweden
Duration: 88 min.
Story: While working in the US on a temporary visa as a caretaker, Mara, a 30 year-old single mother from Romania, marries Daniel, an American. After the arrival of her son Dragos, everything seems to have fallen perfectly into place. When the process of ...
Style: suspense, sentimental, psychological, tense, rough
Plot: mother son relationship, green card, abuse of power, marriage, culture clash, society, life is a bitch, family relations, escapades, dishonesty, love and romance, love ...
Time: contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Something's Cooking (2007)
Genre: Drama
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Story: A small group of amateur cooks and kitchen guests discover exactly why some refer to the kitchen as the "heart of the house".
Style: realistic, emotional, psychological, captivating, serious ...
Plot: infidelity, cause and meaning, couples, family relations, cooking and food, husband wife relationship, marriage, pregnancy, guilt, seduction, kitchen, neighbor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Waiting Room (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Zeki Demirkubuz plays the lead character Ahmet who wants to make a film about Dostoyevsky's 'Crime and Punishment'. He falls into a deep depression, loses interest in the film and life, pushes those who love him away and cannot ...
Plot: betrayal, tea, television, cat, improv, suburbs, minimalism, selfishness, director, university student, theft, girl ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Turbine (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Nick, an adulterous New Yorker, and his wife, Sarah, relocate to the Midwest for a fresh start. Nick soon befriends a wealthy local farmer and discovers a secret he's been keeping is not so easily left behind in this erotic and surreal drama.
Style: gloomy, realistic, serious, tense
Plot: infidelity, crumbling marriage, hopes, femme fatale, dangerous attraction, starting over, destructive relationship, couple relations, unfulfillment, husband wife relationship, adulterous husband, unhappy wife ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: missouri, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Naked Harbour (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Naked Harbour is a movie about Finnish love in the year 2011. It is a story about people who seek love and acceptance at any cost. During one winter week all its characters face something irreversible.
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, emotional, sexual ...
Plot: family relations, human nature, couples, innocence lost, strong sexual content, nudity (full frontal - brief), prostitute, woman on top, single mother, russian, father son relationship, husband wife relationship ...
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35%