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3 Days in Quiberon (2018)
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3 Days in Quiberon (2018)
Original name: 3 Tage in Quiberon
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, Austria, France, Belgium
Duration: 115 min.
Story: 1981, Quiberon, a small village on the coast of Brittany, France. Hilde Fritsch arrives to visit her old friend who has retreated to a spa hotel to escape the daily pressures of her life. Her friend is world-famous star Romy Schneider, but together, they appear like two regular women who are just happy to be reunited. Yet it quickly becomes apparent that Hilde is supposed to offer the support the sensitive actress needs to be able to truly face her own demons.
Style: based on true events, romantic, emotional, suspenseful
Plot: actress, photographer, alcohol abuse, best friend, reporter, interview, hotel room, photo shoot, actor's life, deception, family problems, trust, troubled marriage, fame, female director, female nudity, journalist, restaurant, beach, journalism, alcohol, media, cigarette smoking, childhood friend, sleeping pill ...

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, emotional and touching films with plots about family problems, life is a bitch, reporter, family relations, media, journalist and journalism mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like 3 Days in Quiberon: Applause (2009), Interview (2007), The Taste of Apple Seeds (2013), Paper Star (1989), Valerie (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Country: Denmark
Duration: 85 min.
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Interview (2007)
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Country: USA, Canada, Netherlands
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The Taste of Apple Seeds (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 120 min.
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Style: family saga
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Paper Star (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland, Sweden
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Anna Kelanen is an ex-model, who just has been released from prison. She thinks back on her life, when she was a rather successful model, and on the things that went wrong.
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), female nudity, interrogation, male female friendship, fashion model, friendship, model, photographer, downfall, arrest, journalism, internal monologue ...
Time: 80s
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Valerie (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 81 min.
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Country: France
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Style: psychological, emotional, sincere, suspenseful, stylized ...
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Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 104 min.
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Genre: Drama
Country: France, USA
Duration: 93 min.
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Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
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Genre: Drama
Country: France, Germany, Switzerland
Duration: 124 min.
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