Movies like The Human Voice

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The Human Voice (1966)
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The Human Voice (1966)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 50 min.
Story: A monologue of a woman talking on the phone with her longterm lover who is about to marry another girl.
Plot: dog, telephone, female protagonist, mirror, letter, cigarette smoking, bathroom, crying woman, telephone call, nightgown

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Most similar movies to The Human Voice

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, psychological and touching films with plots about telephone call, cigarette smoking, mirror, telephone, female protagonist, crying woman and apology mostly in Drama, Romance and Fantasy genres. Some movies like The Human Voice: Hedda Gabler (1962), Annie's Coming Out (1984), The Visit (1964), Stacy's Knights (1983), Blues (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Hedda Gabler (1962)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Hedda Gabler has just come back from her honeymoon, married to boring but reliable academic George Tesman. Refusing to tie herself down in life and name, Hedda is banking on George being appointed a professorship to secure a better life for the ...
Plot: selfishness, rivalry, suicide, class differences, aunt, photo album, rival, pistol, female protagonist, frustration, rivals, gun ...
Time: victorian era
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95%
Annie's Coming Out (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 96 min.
Story: It tells the story of a young female social worker who begins work at a hospital for retarded children, and discovers that some of the psychological problems attributed to these children are incorrectly diagnosed. Proving this to be the case is ...
Plot: telephone, lighting a cigarette, father daughter relationship, supermarket, redheaded woman, corpse with eyes open, euphemism, man with glasses, cigarette smoking, nurse, night, sister sister relationship ...
Place: melbourne australia, melbourne, australia
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66%
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The Visit (1964)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France, West Germany, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Carla Zachanassian had a child by Serge Miller as a teenager. When Serge refused to marry her, she was driven out of town. By her own wit and cunning, she has returned as a multi-millionaire for a visit. The town lays out the red carpet expecting ...
Style: psychological, suspense, realistic, serious, tense ...
Plot: revenge, small town life, teenage life, vengeance, small town, couples, social relations, literature, woman, seduction, countryside, cabin ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Stacy's Knights (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Everyone has a talent, and dreams do come true. Stacy Lancaster has an incredible knack for Blackjack. Once she joins up with daring Will Bonner the two young gamblers are on a non-stop roll. Soon the casino wants to even the odds. How long can ...
Plot: snow, telephone, horse riding, horse, telephone call, mentor, gambling, revenge, apology, man with glasses, black american, happy ending ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Twenty-Four Hours in a Woman's Life (1961)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Helen Lester is in love with a man she has known just 24 hours, a playboy who spent time in jail for passing bad checks. Though the man has promised to change, most of her straitlaced relatives are up in arms. But Clare Lester, Helen's ...
Plot: reflection, male female relationship, female protagonist, grandmother, death, bad guy, gambling, vacation, love, tragic love, older woman younger man relationship, encounter
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Blues (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 72 min.
Story: A modern adaptation of Cocteau's classic play "The Human Voice": A woman is waiting for her ex-boyfriend's last call.
Plot: telephone, relationships, relationship problems, forest, break up, suicide, loneliness, monologue, breakup, desperation
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Puzzle of a Downfall Child (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Lou Andreas Sand, a once famous model, recalls her past as she tries to make success in the modeling world of New York, her stressfull workdays, her affair with Mark, an advertising executive, her friendship with photographer Aaron, and her downward ...
Style: bleak, psychological, touching, emotional, gloomy ...
Plot: model, rape, modeling, psychiatrist, paranoia, suicide attempt, mental breakdown, losing-it hero, love and romance, life is a bitch, unfulfillment, rising to stardom ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: usa, new york, jamaica, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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High Tide (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Story about a backup singer for an Elvis impersonator who re-enters her past when she leaves a tour in a small town and finds her daughter in a mobile home park.
Style: suspense, serious, realistic, biting, touching
Plot: alcohol abuse, surfing, small town, redemption, parents and children, social misfits, life is a bitch, unfulfillment, family problems, social relations, family relations, down on your luck ...
Time: 80s
Place: australia, new south wales
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Fallen (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Latvia, Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: One night, Matiss Zelcs, an employee of the Latvian national archive in Riga, notices a woman on a bridge. After passing by her without preventing her suicidal fall into the depths, a sensation of failure and guilt changes his life. He cannot forget ...
Plot: bridge, suicide, suicide attempt, letter, cigarette smoking, private investigation, phone booth
Place: latvia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Miss Juneteenth (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Turquoise, a former beauty queen turned hardworking single mother, prepares her rebellious teenage daughter for the “Miss Juneteenth” pageant, hoping to keep her from repeating the same mistakes in life that she did.
Plot: female bartender, drinking from a bottle, saddle, bail, dressing room, love triangle, heart attack, 14 year old, oxygen mask, cell phone, photographer, overprotective mother ...
Time: year 2019, year 2004, year 1865
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Farewell, Kuro (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Based on a true story set in Matsumoto city, Nagano, during 1960s. A stray dog wanders into a high school's grounds. The dog, named Kuro, stays at the school and becomes a special friend to everyone.
Plot: loyalty, dog
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Mirrors (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: An aspiring Midwestern ballerina (Marguerite Hickey) struggles in New York as the only jobs she can get are as chorus performers. Her personal life is equally dismal.
Plot: muscleman, bathroom, career, reporter, footsie under the table, female protagonist, love triangle, dancer, dancing, love, marriage proposal, ballet ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
It's Impossible to Learn to Plow by Reading Books (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A nameless young character travels to the country, meeting some acquaintances and strangers, having banal conversations, and dedicating his existence to daily mundane activities.
Plot: basketball, friend, bottled water, subway, restaurant, playing pool, solitude, brushing teeth, listening to a radio, bridge, loneliness, gas station ...
Place: austin texas, houston texas, los angeles, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Susan Slade (1961)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A pregnant teen allows her mother to pass the baby off as her own.
Plot: pregnant teenager, horse, fire, telephone call, beach, horse riding, pay phone, father daughter relationship, courtroom, death, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, photograph ...
Place: chile, guatemala, santiago chile, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Rape of Doctor Willis (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A drama directed by Lou Antonio.
Plot: washing hands, surgical mask, operation, hospital, medical mask, rape, doctor, latex gloves, moral dilemma, surgical gown, white coat, dental mask ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Legend of the Spirit Dog (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A young boy in Alaska becomes involved with the legendary battle between a raven and a wolf.
Plot: dog, toxic waste, eskimo indian, spirit, environmental, hunting, raven, wolf, environment, poison, helicopter, dog actor ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Flashbacks of a Fool (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 109 min.
Story: An aging Hollywood star, Joe Scott, lives a life of narcissistic hedonism, observed by his laconic personal assistant, Ophelia. The death of his childhood best friend, Boots, takes our protagonist, and the movie, into an extended flashback to a ...
Style: psychological, serious, sentimental, melancholic, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: funeral, actor's life, redemption, alcoholic, artists and showbiz, teenage life, haunted by the past, destiny, worn out, personal growth, hollywood, secrets ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, usa, california, south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Take Me Somewhere Nice (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Duration: 91 min.
Story: On the edge of adulthood, Alma leaves her mother’s home in the Netherlands and travels to her native Bosnia to visit the father she’s never met. But from the start nothing goes as planned. Her cousin Emir gives her a frosty reception and mocks ...
Plot: female director, death, coffin, dog hit by a car, broken down car, magic trick, barking dog, aquarium, lake, singing, beaten up, cousin ...
Place: bosnia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Minari (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A Korean-American family moves to Arkansas in search of their own American Dream. With the arrival of their sly, foul-mouthed, but incredibly loving grandmother, the stability of their relationships is challenged even more in this new life in the ...
Plot: countryside, korean american, grandmother grandson relationship, trailer, church, american dream, heart condition, farmer, mobile home, bank, eating, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 80s
Place: arkansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Wildlife (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: 14-year-old Joe is the only child of Jeanette and Jerry—a housewife and a golf pro—in a small town in 1960s Montana. Nearby, an uncontrolled forest fire rages close to the Canadian border, and when Jerry loses his job—and his sense of ...
Style: suspenseful, melancholic, thought provoking, disturbing
Plot: teenage boy, infidelity, unemployment, parents and children, husband wife relationship, family drama, coming of age, unemployed, fire, bus, golf, crumbling marriage ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, year 1960
Place: montana, idaho, washington state, portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Fourth Wish (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The poignant struggle of a man to grant his terminally ill son three wishes - and the obstacles cast in his way of achieving this goal.
Plot: fishing, terminal illness, church, disease, climbing stairs, beach, priest, flat, seat belt, opening a door, saying goodbye, cigarette smoking ...
Place: south australia, australia, adelaide south australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
A Matter of Time (1976)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: During a press conference, international star Nina remembers simpler times, flashing back to her days as a maid in a run-down Italian hotel. As a young woman, Nina befriends Contessa Sanziani, an elderly woman who entertains Nina with memories of ...
Style: serious, realistic, touching
Plot: friendship, hotel, aging, countess, mentor, romance, rising to stardom, social relations, family relations, urban, city life, lifestyle ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, post world war two
Place: rome italy, europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Where Is Kyra? (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Pushed to the brink after losing her job, a woman struggles to survive. As the months pass and her troubles deepen, she embarks on a perilous and mysterious journey that threatens to usurp her life.
Style: captivating, melancholic, suspenseful, bleak, suspense ...
Plot: name calling, poverty, husband wife relationship, police detective, death of mother, mother daughter relationship, pregnancy, african american, drinking, waitress, anger, eviction notice ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: brooklyn new york city, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
A Smell of Honey, a Swallow of Brine (1966)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 69 min.
Story: Sharon is a young office worker who sexually teases, seduces and then cries 'rape' on various men just to see them emotionally suffer for her own man-hating, twisted amusement leading to one lovestruck boyfriend being sent to prison, the ...
Plot: teasing, rape, seduction, victim, prison, swashbuckler, sex, bra and panties, rock band, massage, convertible, cigarette smoking ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
'night, Mother (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: It happened in 1983. It was a rare and remarkable theatrical experience. Controversial. Provocative. And shocking. Now, two Academy Award-winning actresses make the Pulitzer Prize-winning play the motion picture event of the year. What would you do ...
Style: serious, realistic, sincere, psychological, gloomy ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: mother daughter relationship, family relations, epileptic, suicide, epilepsy, hopes, life is a bitch, love and romance, couples, couple relations, parents and children, haunted by the past ...
Time: 80s
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Maryline (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A wannabe actress follows her dreams and moves to Paris.
Plot: dancing, flashback, dead animal, dog, cut, human ashes, actress, female full frontal nudity, wine, telephone conversation, stage actress, pubic hair ...
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28%
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The Wife (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Sweden, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A wife questions her life choices as she travels to Stockholm with her husband, where he is slated to receive the Nobel Prize for Literature.
Style: sincere, thought provoking, lyrical, twists and turns
Plot: novelist, writers, nobel prize, professor, infidelity, sexism, extramarital affair, wife husband relationship, husband wife relationship, marriage, revelation, aspiring writer ...
Time: 90s, 60s, 1960s, 1990s, 1950s ...
Place: stockholm sweden, connecticut, sweden, manhattan new york city, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Forty Deuce (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A young hustler tries to get drug money by selling a boy to a middle-aged man; his plans are disrupted when the kid dies.
Plot: male prostitution, subway train, jeans, homosexual, drugs, bathroom, hustler, subway, child prostitute, drug abuse, dead boy, gay slur ...
Place: manhattan new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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James White (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: James White is a troubled twentysomething trying to stay afloat in a frenzied New York City. As he retreats further into a hedonistic lifestyle, his mother's battle with a serious illness faces a series of setbacks that force him to assume more ...
Style: sincere, disturbing, captivating, psychological
Plot: mother son relationship, drinking alcohol, drinking, terminal illness, friendship, promise, chemotherapy, lie, slacker, cancer, self destructing, new life ...
Time: year 2013, year 2000, year 1983
Place: manhattan new york city, new york, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Nocturnal Agony (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A highly successful upper middle class woman with a loving family has her seemingly “perfect” world turned upside down when the hidden secrets from her past suddenly resurface, forcing her and her beloved mother into a painful examination of ...
Style: christian film
Plot: recovery, faith, child abuse, female protagonist
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%