Movies like L'ennui

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L'ennui (1998)
 6.1
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L'ennui (1998)
Genre: Romance, Drama
Country: France, Portugal
Duration: 122 min.
Story: A philosophy teacher restless with the need to do something with his life meets a young woman suspected of driving an artist to his death. He finds the very simple Cecilia irritating but develops a sexual rapport with her. Obsessed with the need to own and tormented by her inability to respond to him, he becomes increasingly violent in a quest he can't name - a quest that slowly begins to undermine his certainties.
Style: psychological, erotic, sexy, psycho sexual, sexual, emotional, serious, realistic, witty, contemplative ...
Audience: teens
Plot: older man younger woman sex, obsession, love triangle, midlife crisis, sexual relations, erotica, older man younger woman, destructive relationship, dangerous attraction, passionate interest, infidelity, love affair, femme fatale, nudity (full frontal - brief), sexual obsession, sex, teacher, depression, sex scene, older man younger woman relationship, youth, sexuality, nymphomaniac, strong sexual content, couple relations ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: france, europe

Most similar movies to L'ennui

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out sexy, erotic, sexual and serious films with plots about female nudity, sex, nudity (full frontal - brief), love and romance, obsession, infidelity and couples mostly in Drama, Romance and Music genres. Some movies like L'ennui: Sex and Lucia (2001), The Voyeur (1994), Russian Lolita (2007), 9½ Weeks (1986), In the Realm of the Senses (1976). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.1
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Sex and Lucia (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Various lives converge on an isolated island, all connected by an author whose novel has become inextricably entwined with his own life.
Style: erotic, sexual, sexy, sentimental, serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: sexual relations, porn, strong sexual content, explicit sex, lust, waitress, island, hopes, lesbian, erection, couple relations, romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, madrid, malta
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.6
 3K
The Voyeur (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: At a college in Rome, a professor, nicknamed "Dodo" is in a deep depression. His stunningly beautiful wife has just left him for another man. Dodo wants her back very badly and has erotic daydreams about her. A beautiful young student in ...
Style: erotic, sexual, sexy, gloomy, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: infidelity, sexual fantasy, unfaithful wife, strong sexual content, erotic fantasy, sexual obsession, obsession, lust, erection, female orgasm, cuckold, sex ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: italy, rome italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.9
 442
Russian Lolita (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Russia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The action of a controversial novel "Lolita", of the famous Russian writer Vladimir Nabokov, reset to present day Russia. A mother and her daughter are running short of money and are thankful that they could rent a room to a writer. The ...
Style: erotic, sexy, captivating, twists and turns
Plot: lolita, sex with a minor, sex, bare breasts, stepfather stepdaughter relationship, pedophile, defloration, seduction, older man younger woman sex, girl man relationship, threesome, promiscuous daughter ...
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.0
 39K
9½ Weeks (1986)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: An erotic story about a woman, the assistant of an art gallery, who gets involved in an impersonal affair with a man. She barely knows about his life, only about the sex games they play, so the relationship begins to get complicated.
Style: sexy, erotic, sexual, romantic, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: sex scene, erotica, strong sexual content, sexuality, dangerous attraction, obsession, sexual relations, bdsm, destructive relationship, sexual desire, sexualized violence, mysterious character ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, coney island brooklyn new york city, brooklyn new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
In the Realm of the Senses (1976)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Japan, France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Based on a true story set in pre-war Japan, a man and one of his servants begin a torrid affair. Their desire becomes a sexual obsession so strong that to intensify their ardor, they forsake all, even life itself.
Style: sexual, pre war, sexy, erotic, controversial ...
Plot: explicit sex, sexual relations, geisha, obsession, tragic love, passion, lust, dangerous attraction, unsimulated sex, male nudity, bdsm, jealousy ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s, year 1936, pre world war two
Place: japan, asia, tokyo, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 5.9
 2K
The Captive (2000)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 118 min.
Story: An adaptation of Proust's "La Prisoniere" (book five of "Remembrance of Things Past"). Set in Paris, France, it is a serious tale of a tragic and dysfunctional love.
Style: sexy, psychological, serious, erotic, sexual ...
Plot: obsession, love triangle, sex, captive, paranoia, desire, friendship, dangerous attraction, lifestyle, losing-it hero, destructive relationship, voyeurism ...
Time: 90s
Place: paris france, europe, france, normandy
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.1
 12K
Intimacy (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, UK, Germany, Spain
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Jay, a failed musician, walked out of his family and now earns a living as head bartender in a trendy London pub. Every Wednesday afternoon a woman comes to his house for graphic, almost wordless, sex. One day Jay follows her and finds out about the ...
Style: sexual, bleak, sincere, serious, erotic ...
Plot: explicit sex, strong sexual content, cheating wife, erection, couple relations, infidelity, love and romance, obsession, one night stand, sex, sex scene, bartender ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, europe, england, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Beauty of the Day (1967)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Beautiful young housewife Séverine Serizy cannot reconcile her masochistic fantasies with her everyday life alongside dutiful husband Pierre. When her lovestruck friend Henri mentions a secretive high-class brothel run by Madame Anais, Séverine ...
Style: psycho sexual, sexual, erotic, sexy, surreal ...
Plot: prostitute, brothel, sexual relations, sexual perversion, infidelity, unfaithful wife, masochism, obsession, sexual fantasy, sexual exploration, double life, prostitution ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 6.8
 17K
Damage (1992)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France
Duration: 111 min.
Story: The life of a respected British politician at the height of his career crumbles when he becomes obsessed with his son's lover.
Style: sexual, sexy, affectionate, psychological, melancholic ...
Plot: femme fatale, forbidden love, infidelity, dangerous attraction, love affair, obsession, incest, love triangle, family relations, oral sex, parents and children, fondling ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: london, brussels, paris france, brussels belgium, palm springs california
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Young & Beautiful (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Isabelle, a 17-year-old student, loses her virginity during a quick holiday romance. When she returns home, she begins a secret life as a prostitute for a year.
Style: erotic, sexual, atmospheric, psychological, serious ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: lust, prostitute, strong sexual content, sex with a minor, older man younger woman relationship, female nudity, teenage girl, first sex, sex scene, teenage sex, sexual exploration, first sexual experience ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france, cote d'azur, tokyo, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.1
 53K
Love (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Murphy is an American living in Paris who enters a highly sexually and emotionally charged relationship with the unstable Electra. Unaware of the seismic effect it will have on their relationship, they invite their pretty neighbor into their bed.
Style: sexy, erotic, sexual, stylized, romantic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: sexuality, explicit sex, sex, threesome, swinger couple, breasts, sex scene, erection, erotica, female full frontal nudity, cheating girlfriend, strong sexual content ...
Time: 2010s
Place: paris france, europe, france, tokyo, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.3
 15K
Lie with Me (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Happily unattached, the sexually voracious Leila satisfies her desires with a host of rapidly changing bed partners, unconcerned about the emotional consequences. But that all changes when she meets an artist looking for a deeper commitment.
Style: sexual, erotic, sexy, serious, realistic ...
Plot: strong sexual content, erotica, erection, lust, love and romance, sexual relations, couple relations, obsession, couples, nudity (full frontal - brief), seduction, nymphomaniac ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Mother and the Whore (1973)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 210 min.
Story: In this sexually frank French drama, the aimless young Alexandre juggles his relationships with his girlfriend, Marie, and a casual lover named Veronika. The dialogue-heavy film focuses intently on the love triangle, with Marie increasingly jealous ...
Style: psychological, serious, thought provoking, tense, talky ...
Plot: love triangle, cafe, infidelity, friendship, obsession, prostitute, love and romance, tragic love, love affair, introspection, sexual relations, against the rules ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: france, paris france, europe, china, hamburg germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.4
 20K
Betty Blue (1986)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 185 min.
Story: Betty Blue, a mentally unbalanced and sexually aggressive free spirit who becomes involved with Zorg, a repairman moonlighting as a writer. The two engage in a variety of sexual encounters, and grow more passionate toward each other. Betty finds ...
Style: erotic, sexy, atmospheric, serious, realistic ...
Plot: borderline personality disorder, obsession, scantily clad female, romance, beach, tragic love, mentally unstable, nudity (full frontal - brief), strong sexual content, human nature, tragic event, restaurant ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: france, europe, paris france, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.2
 37K
Bitter Moon (1992)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: France, UK
Duration: 139 min.
Story: An embittered husband, paralyzed and in a wheelchair, buttonholes a complete stranger and begins to tell him the story of his marriage. The stranger would like to escape, but cannot. For one thing he grows fascinated by the story. For another he is ...
Style: erotic, sexy, psychological, sexual, breathtaking ...
Plot: femme fatale, s&m, sexual relations, obsession, dangerous attraction, sexual perversion, infidelity, destructive relationship, bdsm, love affair, passionate interest, seduction ...
Time: 90s
Place: paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Beyond the Clouds (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Germany, Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Made of four short tales, linked by a story filmed by Wim Wenders. Taking place in Ferrara, Portofino, Aix en Provence and Paris, each story, which always a woman as the crux of the story, invites to an inner travel, as Antonioni says "towards ...
Style: touching, erotic, atmospheric, serious, realistic ...
Plot: romance, love triangle, infidelity, unfulfilled love, love affair, dishonesty, love and romance, filmmaking, couples, couple relations, fall in love, lovers reunited ...
Place: europe, italy, paris france, france, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 3.3
 64K
365 Days (2020)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Poland
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Laura, in order to save her relationship from falling apart, goes to Sicily, where she meets Massimo. A dangerous man, the head of a mafia family, kidnaps her and gives 365 days to love him.
Style: sexy, sexual, erotic, captivating, disturbing ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: sex scene, lust, erotica, sex, rich man poor woman, abduction, kidnapped woman, male nudity, passion, mature, strong sexual content, oral sex ...
Time: contemporary
Place: sicily, italy, warsaw poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Two Moon Junction (1988)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A young Southern débutante temporarily abandons her posh lifestyle and upcoming, semi-arranged marriage to have a lustful and erotic fling with a rugged drifter who works at a local carnival.
Style: erotic, sexy, sexual, melancholic, emotional ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: sexual relations, young lovers, fall in love, dangerous attraction, infidelity, social differences, wedding, family relations, couple relations, love, sexual obsession, romance ...
Time: 80s
Place: southern usa, alabama
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Those Who Love Me Can Take the Train (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Friends of painter Jean-Baptiste Emmerich gather at a Paris railroad station for a four-hour journey to Limoges, where Emmerich wanted to be buried. The dozen travelers include art historian François and his lover Louis, who develops an interest in ...
Style: realistic, talky, psychological, serious, touching ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, gays and lesbians, haunted by the past, midlife crisis, dealing with death, love and romance, gender, contests and competitions, performer's life, friends, transvestism, couples ...
Time: 90s, 70s
Place: paris france, europe, france, alexandria egypt, madrid ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.2
 209K
Closer (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A witty, romantic, and very dangerous love story about chance meetings, instant attractions, and casual betrayals. Two couples disintegrate when they begin destructive adulterous affairs with each other.
Style: sexy, intellectual, melancholic, psychological, cynical ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: adultery, love triangle, infidelity, love affair, photographer, marriage, obsession, depression, sexual attraction, secret love, complex characters, divorce ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, europe, england, manhattan new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
An Affair of Love (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Switzerland, Belgium, Luxembourg
Duration: 80 min.
Story: They recount their impressions to the Interviewer. They met through a magazine ad, She and He. They corresponded through the Internet. He responded to her ad seeking someone to fulfil her fantasy for "a pornographic affair". This is their ...
Style: erotic, psychological, sexual, sexy, talky ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: sexual relations, strong sexual content, love affair, psychoanalyst, romance, couples, fall in love, sex, hotel, love and romance, psychologist, female nudity ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: paris france, europe, france, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Emmanuelle IV (1984)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In order to escape from her former lover Marc, Sylvia goes to Brazil where Dr. Santamo transforms her into the beautiful Emmanuelle...
Style: erotic, sexy, realistic, serious, sexual ...
Plot: emmanuelle, sex, erotica, sex scene, sexual desire, sexual relations, lesbian sex, looking for sex, starting over, infidelity, masochism, femme fatale ...
Time: 80s, year 1983
Place: brazil, latin america, los angeles, rio de janeiro, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Late August, Early September (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A story about the transition from late youth to early maturity, the film follows several friends and lovers as they come to make decisions on how to live their lives--getting a job more in harmony with ones ideals, committing to a lover, giving up a ...
Style: talky, psychological, emotional, serious, melancholic ...
Plot: friendship, midlife crisis, love and romance, romance, couple relations, human nature, couples, drinking alcohol, drinking, depression, betrayal, older man younger woman relationship ...
Time: 90s
Place: paris france, tokyo, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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The Last Mistress (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Secrets, rumors and betrayals surround the upcoming marriage between a young dissolute man and virtuous woman of the French aristocracy.
Style: serious, stylized, realistic, erotic, sexy ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, opposites attract, infidelity, femme fatale, manipulation, forbidden love, manipulations, dishonesty, couples, destructive relationship, tragic love, love affair ...
Time: 19th century, 1830s, 1800s
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
I Love You Too (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 99 min.
Story: While camping in France, Eric and Eddy fall in with two women. Eric talks to Silke, a Ugandan studying medicine in Holland. She tells him about her life and asks about the book he's writing: it's the story of his love affair with Reza. He ...
Style: psychological, serious, realistic, erotic, exciting ...
Plot: femdom, losing-it hero, romance, lifestyle, dangerous attraction, haunted by the past, couples, family problems, love affair, sexual relations, couple relations, infidelity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 4.0
 2K
Emmanuelle 3 (1977)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Emmanuelle and her architect husband continue their amoral lifestyle in the Seychelles. But when a casual dilliance between her and a film director starts to turn serious her husband shows very traditional signs of jealousy.
Style: erotic, sexy, sexual, serious, realistic
Plot: dangerous attraction, infidelity, love triangle, midlife crisis, love affair, sexual relations, self discovery, island, obsession, dishonesty, lifestyle, battle of the sexes ...
Time: 70s
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The School of Flesh (1998)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: France, Luxembourg, Belgium
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In Paris, Dominique, a middle-aged fashion professional, solicits the services of the handsome Quentin , a bisexual bartender and prostitute who is 15 years her junior. After they first sleep together, their business transaction becomes transformed ...
Style: erotic, serious, psychological, touching, enigmatic ...
Plot: obsession, infidelity, romance, love affair, fall in love, destructive relationship, fashion, lifestyle, prostitute, society, couples, sexual relations ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: france, paris france, morocco, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.1
 3K
Antares (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Austria
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A deadly car crash sets off three parallel stories of women at crisis points, faltering behind the doors of the same, plain Vienna apartment block.
Style: erotic, sexy, realistic, serious, sexual ...
Plot: cheating wife, betrayal, infidelity, explicit sex, extramarital affair, family relations, dishonesty, crumbling marriage, sexual relations, male female relationship, dangerous attraction, destructive relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: vienna
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Lady Chatterley's Lover (1981)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Israel
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A film adaptation of D.H. Lawrence's novel. After a crippling injury leaves her husband impotent, Lady Chatterly is torn between her love for her husband and her physical desires. With her husband's consent, she seeks out other means of ...
Style: sexy, erotic, sexual, controversial, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: infidelity, master and servant, love triangle, obsession, sexual relations, social differences, paralysis, betrayal, sex, world war one, adultery, disability ...
Time: 1910s, 80s
Place: england, europe, france, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.4
 30K
Live Flesh (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A scorned ex-convict forces himself into the lives of the couple who put him behind bars.
Style: psychological, realistic, serious, intense, emotional ...
Plot: lust, infidelity, paraplegic, bus, sexual relations, adultery, strong sexual content, obsession, love triangle, danger, haunted by the past, desire ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 70s
Place: spain, madrid, europe, barcelona spain, sarajevo ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%