Movies like Their Distance

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Their Distance (2015)
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Their Distance (2015)
Original name: 知らないふたり
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Leon, a young bootmaker tends not to have relation with others for some reason. But when he meets Sona, a drunken Korean lady at his favorite park, everything around him starts to change.
Plot: male female relationship, loner, korean, drunkenness, drunken woman, park, coworker relationship, shoemaker, argument, bench, park bench

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, captivating, sincere and suspense films with plots about male female relationship, drunkenness, love, flashback, female nudity, friendship and sex mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Their Distance: Three Stories of Love (2015), Naked Pursuit (1969), Dreamland (2015), Claire's Camera (2017), The Key (1997). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Three Stories of Love (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 140 min.
Story: A depressed widower, a bored housewife, and a gay lawyer all intersect in this triptych of love lost.
Style: captivating
Plot: gay, husband wife relationship, male female relationship, widower, relationships, plaster cast, chicken, killing an animal, syringe, crying, love
Time: year 2014
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Naked Pursuit (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Caught up in the swirling tide of student protests and riots, a young man becomes the unintentional murderer of a policeman. Handcuffed and enroute to jail, he escapes from the authorities and comes across a young woman on the beach, who is intent ...
Plot: beach, sex, rape, exploitation, handcuffs, male female relationship, sexual abuse, nudity (full frontal - brief)
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Dreamland (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Japan
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Thomas, a photographer from France, goes to Japan to take pictures of abandoned places. Lonely, he meets Natsuki, a young and beautiful woman, who will become his model. But Thomas has violent panic attacks and nightmares...
Plot: loneliness, photographer, park
Place: tokyo
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Claire's Camera (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea, France
Duration: 69 min.
Story: On a business trip to the Cannes Film Festival, Manhee is accused of being dishonest, and fired. A teacher named Claire goes around taking photos with a Polaroid camera. She gets to know Manhee and sympathizes with her. Claire is like a person who ...
Plot: beach, korean, film festival, photographer, love triangle, male female relationship, female photographer, female friendship, fired from the job, photograph, frenchwoman, camera ...
Place: france, cannes
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The Key (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Ikuko is a mature, reserved Kyoto woman married for many years to a respectable, now-middle-aged man. The only problem in their relationship has been that her husband is dissatisfied with her lack of passion during lovemaking. All this changes after ...
Style: erotic
Plot: cuckold, drunken woman, reading someone else's diary, cuckolded husband, female full frontal nudity, marriage crisis, female nudity, older man younger woman marriage, diary, midlife crisis
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4:30 (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Singapore, Japan
Duration: 93 min.
Story: "4:30" traces the relationship between Xiao Wu, an eleven year old Chinese Boy and his tenant Jung, a thirty-something Korean man. Told entirely from the perspective of the boy, Xiao Wu, this story of two very different characters is less ...
Style: touching, realistic, psychological, captivating, offbeat ...
Plot: tenant, friendship, solitude, friends, lifestyle, hopes, nanny, life is a bitch, estrangement, urban setting, boy, drunkenness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: singapore, korea, asia
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Americana (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In a small town in rural Kansas, a troubled veteran attempts to restore an old merry-go-round ride.
Plot: loner, war veteran, countryside, vietnam war veteran, conflict, small town, merry go round, vietnam veteran, americana
Time: 70s
Place: kansas
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Goodbye Trainmen (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland, Sweden
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Veturimiehet heiluttaa on 4. syyskuuta 1992 ensi-iltansa saanut suomalainen elokuva. Elokuva on kuvattu suurimmaksi osaksi Porissa. Veturimiehet heiluttaa sai ensi-iltansa Ruotsissa 26. maaliskuuta 1993.
Plot: train, apartment building, small town, murder, drunkenness, flashback, seduction, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, drink, chance meeting, drinking, coming of age ...
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One Million Yen Girl (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 121 min.
Story: A 21-year-old girl is released from prison, only to deal with the neighborhood gossip about her and family conflicts. She decides to save one million yen, move to where no one knows her and keep repeating the process.
Style: touching, serious, realistic, sincere
Plot: starting over, haunted by the past, social misfits, hopes, society, couples, social relations, brother sister relationship, lost love, liar, alienation, guilt ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
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The Magic Box (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Tunisia, France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: no overview yet
Plot: drinking, uncle nephew relationship, song, screenwriter, van, sex, drunkenness, brothel, projectionist, drinking alcohol, camera, autobiography ...
Place: tunisia
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Noisy Requiem (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Makoto, a youth bound to the slums of Osaka, murders brutally and often, hoarding the entrails he collects atop his rooftop shelter.
Style: fable, avant garde
Plot: slum, sexual perversion, murder, war veteran, intestines, firefighter, incest, entrails, mannequin, ghetto, guts, partisan ...
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Hanezu (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Based on a Japanese novel written by Masako Bando, the story revolves around Kayoko who lives with one man (Tetsuya) but is in love with another (Takumi).
Style: sincere, serious, realistic, contemplative
Plot: social differences, village life, social relations, society, human nature, village, love, male female relationship, mountain, pregnancy, pregnant woman, sculptor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, ancient history
Place: japan, asia
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55%
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Woman Who Eats (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Story follows the daily lives of 8 women with different backgrounds, including Atsuko Mochitsuki (Kyoko Koizumi), through what they eat and whom they date. --asianwiki
Plot: bar, cooking, jazz, self centeredness, premarital sex, bartender, japanese woman, promiscuity, brunette, promiscuous woman, long haired woman, horny woman ...
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Father's Affair (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Armin is in crisis. One fateful day he discovers he is infertile and has been throughout his life. From this he discovers his first wife, Monika, was unfaithful before she died. How else could she have the child that Armin thought was always his? ...
Style: suspense, psychological, suspenseful, captivating, entertaining
Plot: unfaithful wife, infidelity, infertility, father son relationship, loss of wife, drunkenness, uncover truth, cheating wife, male female relationship, parents and children, search for father, biological father ...
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Nurse Sisters (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 63 min.
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Style: captivating, entertaining
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Place: japan
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Hunger (1966)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark, Norway, Sweden
Duration: 112 min.
Story: In 1890, Pontus, the starving writer, wanders the streets of Christiania, in search of love and a chance to get his work published. All he meets is defeat and suffering while his sense of reality is withering. One moment he is delighted and the next ...
Style: psychological, emotional, touching, realistic, serious
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Time: 19th century, 1890s
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Country: Japan
Duration: 160 min.
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Genre: Drama
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Style: suspense, rough, tense, disturbing, bleak
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The Best of Me (2007)
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Duration: 85 min.
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Genre: Drama
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Genre: Drama
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Winter Land (1997)
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The Third Girl from the Left (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
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