Movies and TV shows like La Vie devant elles

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La Vie devant elles (2015)
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La Vie devant elles (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 52 min.
TV show
Story: In the middle of the 1970s, in the north of France, an explosion occurs in a mine. Three men and their secrets are buried there. Alma, Solana and Caroline have to fight for the honor of their fathers, take their destinies in hand, and emancipate themselves in a period of great social upheaval. Directed by Gabriel Aghion, this series takes us deep into the heart of three destinies in one generation.
Plot: photographer, arranged marriage, travel, barmaid, female bartender

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, realistic, serious and tense films and TV series with plots about photographer, family relations, workplace situations, female nudity, workplace, sex scene and father son relationship mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like La Vie devant elles: Marseille (2016), Harry (1993), Spin (2012), Paper Dolls (1984), My Heroic Husband (2021). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Marseille (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 41 min.
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Story: The longtime mayor of Marseille is preparing to hand over the reins to his protégé when a sudden and ruthless battle erupts for control of the city.
Style: twists and turns, suspense, tense, contemplative
Plot: politics, mayor, rivalry, politician, port, family relations, power, corruption, netflix
Place: marseille, france
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Harry (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
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Story: Harry is a television drama series that was made by Union Pictures for the BBC, and shown on BBC One between 1993 and 1995. The programme concerned a journalist called Harry Salter who ran a news agency in the town of Darlington in England.
Plot: journalism, secretary, newspaper story, journalist, investigative journalism, photographer, british, newspaper article
Time: 1990s, 90s
Place: northern england
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Spin (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 52 min.
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Story: The President of the French Republic, visiting Saint-Etienne in the Loire, in a striking plant dies, victim of a bomb attack. The political world is agitated: early presidential elections to be held within the next thirty-five days. There is no ...
Style: tense, serious, captivating, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: politics, rivalry, head of state, political intrigue, campaign, rise to the top, workplace situations, media, ambition, state affairs, workplace, blind ambition ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
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Paper Dolls (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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Story: Paper Dolls is an American prime time soap opera which aired for 14 episodes on ABC from September 23, 1984 to December 25, 1984. Set in New York's fashion industry, the show centered around top modeling agency owner Racine, her conflicts with ...
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Place: new york
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My Heroic Husband (2021)
Genre: Drama
Country: China
Duration: 45 min.
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Story: Heroine Ning Yi one's background is slightly cold, however from beginning to end positive enterprising, from compose poem, from business, to learn martial arts, Qi, from the initial ease to spend the tauntuse, gradually assume more ...
Style: captivating, thought provoking, heroic
Plot: rich and poor, rags to riches, family business, coping, travel, ambition, businessman, workplace situations, family life, business, aspiration, direction and purpose
Place: ancient china
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James at 15 (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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Story: James at 15 is an American drama series that aired on NBC during the 1977-1978 season. The series was preceded by the 1977 made-for-TV movie James at 15, which aired on Monday September 5, 1977 and was intended as a pilot for the series. Both were ...
Audience: teen drama
Plot: family relations, photographer, father son relationship, 16 year old, brother sister relationship, teenage boy, friendship, coming of age, 15 year old, mother son relationship
Time: 70s
Place: boston, massachusetts
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Life after all (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: La vie quand même (LIFE AFTER ALL) is another film in a series collectively called 'Tales from the Orphanage'. The story is simple on the surface (children coping with the sudden loss of parents), but in the hands of writer Sophie Tasma ...
Plot: coming of age, grocery shopping, teasing, reading, betrayal, asian indian, friendship, virgin, cat, bathtub, garden, latin ...
Place: china, paris france, canada, london
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Dirt (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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Story: Dirt is an American television serial broadcast on the FX network. It premiered on January 2, 2007 and starred Courteney Cox as Lucy Spiller, the editor-in-chief of the first-of-its-kind "glossy tabloid" magazine DirtNow, which was ...
Style: serious, realistic, sincere, exciting, captivating ...
Plot: journalism, photographer, paparazzi, hollywood, magazine, artists and showbiz, desire for fame, media, blackmail, media satire, showbiz, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, los angeles, usa
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The Ghost Bride (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: Taiwan, Malaysia
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Story: In 1890s Malacca, Li Lan finds herself in the afterlife and becomes mired in a mystery linked to the sinister, deceased son of a wealthy family.
Style: emotional, touching, stylized, captivating
Plot: forced marriage, gambling, forbidden love, love and romance, society, romance, ghost, arranged marriage, love affair, unhappy marriage, jealousy, impossible love ...
Time: 19th century
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The House of Eliott (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
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Story: The House of Eliott is a British television series produced and broadcast by the BBC in three series between 1991 and 1994. The series starred Stella Gonet and Louise Lombard as two sisters in 1920s London who establish a dressmaking business and ...
Style: serious, realistic, sincere, captivating
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Vida (2018)
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Country: USA
Duration: 35 min.
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Story: Two Mexican-American sisters from the Eastside of Los Angeles who couldn't be more different or distanced from each other are forced to return to their old neighborhood, where they are confronted by the past and surprising truth about their ...
Style: rough, psychological, humorous, touching
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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...
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Betrayal (2013)
Genre: Drama
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Duration: 60 min.
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Story: Centers on Sara, a beautiful but unhappily married female photographer who begins a torrid affair with Jack, a lawyer for a powerful family.
Style: serious, tense, realistic, suspenseful
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Stalk (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 230 min.
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Story: Lux, an exceptionally-gifted geek, suffers a severe humiliation from the other students as soon as he enters his prestigious engineering school. To take revenge, he will use one of his best skills, “stalking”. He hacks their cell phones and ...
Style: captivating, suspenseful, suspense, disturbing
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Mythomaniac (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
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Story: Burned out and taken for granted, a working mom suspects her partner is cheating, so to win back his attentions, she feigns a medical diagnosis.
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Genre: Drama
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Duration: 52 min.
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Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 52 min.
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Genre: Drama
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Story: Paris, 2015, right after the terrorist attacks. Philippe Dayan is a renowned psychotherapist whose office is located close to the Bataclan, the epicenter of the Paris horrific attacks. During the days and weeks that follow the tragedy, Dayan will ...
Style: psychological, suspense, captivating
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Same-Sex Parents (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
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Story: A jealous classmate exposes the fact that Olympe has 2 gay parents. Feeling ostracized and humiliated, Olympe lashes out at her closeted mother. Life unravels so that the truth can set them free.
Style: touching, atmospheric, realistic, serious, sexy ...
Plot: family relations, eccentric family, teenage life, teenage love, parents and children, youth, sexual relations, teen angst, mother daughter relationship, father daughter relationship, gay parent, high school ...
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The Thibaults (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
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Plot: brother brother relationship, peace, socialism, sex scene, physician, hospital, female nudity, father, religion, protestant, rebellion, posing
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The Accidental Hero (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
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Story: A 16 year old son and his single mother are forced to reckon their true identities. What and who is an accidental hero? The answers are forthcoming as tragic circumstances upset the lives of our protagonists.
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Lip Service (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
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Story: Lip Service was a British television serial drama portraying the lives of a group of lesbians living in Glasgow, Scotland. Production on the show, which stars Laura Fraser, Ruta Gedmintas and Fiona Button, began in summer 2009 in Glasgow. The show ...
Style: realistic, sincere, semi serious, sexy, sexual ...
Audience: girls' night
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Joy (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: This is the story about Joy who falls in love with an older man (she has been looking for her missing father all her life), and then travels around Paris with him and his other female companion, experiencing a broad range of sexual encounters.
Style: erotic
Plot: love, travel, supermodel, panties, erotica, orgy, white panties, sex, female full frontal nudity, older man younger woman sex, lifting up dress, female masturbation ...
Place: paris france
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Single Father (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
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Story: Dave is facing the seemingly impossible job of bringing up four kids alone after the sudden death of his wife. And things get even more complicated when he falls in love with his wife's best friend, Sarah. Single Father asks how soon is too ...
Style: touching, realistic, emotional, serious, romantic ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: scotland, europe
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Six Degrees (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
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Story: Six Degrees is an American dramatic television series about six residents of New York City and their respective relationships and connections with one another, based on the idea of six degrees of separation. It premiered on September 21, 2006, ...
Style: sincere, serious, captivating, touching, contemplative ...
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Place: new york, usa
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Mount Royal (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 52 min.
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Story: Mount Royal was a Canadian prime time television soap opera that aired on CTV. It premiered January 3, 1988 with a two-hour episode. The series starred Patrick Bauchau and Domini Blythe. It is said to be Canada's answer to the American soap ...
Plot: industrialist, business, mistress, finance, adultery, power, money, boardroom, wealth, soap, mogul
Place: montreal, france, paris france, montreal quebec canada
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Longlasting Youth (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 100 min.
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Story: After the death of its youngest son, the lives of a Roman family take separate paths.
Plot: family relations, mental breakdown, illegal immigrant, architect, gay couple, homosexual, doctor, psychiatrist, death of son
Place: italy, rome italy
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First Trip, Last Trip (1974)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 77 min.
Plot: truck driver, travel, trip
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Erotic Confessions (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Story: Anthology series wherein each episode, Jacqueline Stone reads a letter sent in from women recounting their erotic experiences.
Plot: adulteress, male nudity, sexual perversion, unfaithful wife, pleasure, desire, breasts, perversion, nipples, kiss, erotic fantasy, unfaithful husband ...
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House of Cards (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 51 min.
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Story: Set in present day Washington, D.C., House of Cards is the story of Frank Underwood, a ruthless and cunning politician, and his wife Claire who will stop at nothing to conquer everything. This wicked political drama penetrates the shadowy world of ...
Style: serious, cynical, witty, captivating, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, washington d.c.
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