Movies like Cold War

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Cold War (2018)
 7.5
 56K
Cold War (2018)
Original name: Zimna wojna
Genre: Drama, History, Music, Romance
Country: Poland, UK, France, Belgium
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A Cold War-era love story follows the passionate love affair between a mismatched couple.
Style: romantic, sad, sincere, captivating, melancholic, tragic ending
Plot: loveless marriage, cold war, tragic love, musician, female singer, prison, jazz, suicide, communism, folklore, defector, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love story, audition, love, older man younger woman relationship, male female relationship, relationships, love and romance, unlikely couple, couple relations, romantic relationship, love affair, musician's life, love interest ...
Time: 50s, 60s, 1940s, post world war two, year 1957, year 1952, year 1959 ...
Place: paris france, poland, east berlin, former yugoslavia, german democratic republic, berlin germany, warsaw poland ...

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, romantic, realistic and sincere films with plots about love and romance, male female relationship, love, relationships, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love story and love affair mostly in Drama, Romance and Music genres. Some movies like Cold War: Ida (2013), A Heart of Stone (1992), Phoenix (2014), Sylvie's Love (2020), A Moment In Time (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Ida (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland, Denmark, France, UK
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Anna, a young novitiate in 1960s Poland, is on the verge of taking her vows when she discovers a family secret dating back to the years of the German occupation.
Style: bleak, serious, emotional, melancholic, art house ...
Plot: family secret, nun, anti semitism, orphan, faith, uncover truth, jewish, human nature, haunted by the past, self discovery, introspection, world war two ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, post world war two
Place: poland, europe, denmark
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A Heart of Stone (1992)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Beautiful violin virtuoso Camille has two obsessions: the music of Ravel, and a friend of her husband's who crafts violins. But his heart seems to be as cold as her playing is passionate.
Style: psychological, realistic, serious, gloomy, sexy ...
Plot: violin, obsession, love triangle, love, romance, fall in love, couple relations, unfulfilled love, couples, artists and showbiz, love and romance, unfulfillment ...
Time: 90s
Place: paris france, france, europe, hungary, geneva switzerland ...
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 7.3
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Phoenix (2014)
Genre: Drama, History, Music, Romance
Country: Germany, Poland
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A disfigured concentration-camp survivor, unrecognizable after facial reconstruction surgery, searches ravaged postwar Berlin for the husband who might have betrayed her to the Nazis.
Style: neo noir, psychological, captivating, serious, tense ...
Plot: haunted by the past, betrayal, survivor, husband wife relationship, hospital, strong female character, surgery, obsession, hidden identity, love, homecoming, secret ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, year 1943, post world war two, year 1945 ...
Place: europe, berlin germany, germany, switzerland, west berlin west germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Sylvie's Love (2020)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: When a young woman meets an aspiring saxophonist in her father’s record shop in 1950s Harlem, their love ignites a sweeping romance that transcends changing times, geography, and professional success.
Style: romantic, captivating, entertaining
Plot: fall in love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love, dancing, musician, music, romantic relationship, love and romance, relationships, dating, male female relationship, romance ...
Time: year 1967, year 1962, 60s, year 1968, 50s
Place: manhattan new york city, atlanta georgia, harlem, detroit, new york
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A Moment In Time (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Philippines
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A painter's new muse becomes his nemesis when he discovers her connection to his past.
Style: romantic, captivating, sincere
Plot: painter, male female relationship, violinist, romantic relationship, love story, relationships, love affair, love and romance, romantic friendship, in love, love interest, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Place: amsterdam, paris france
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A Serious Game (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Sweden
Duration: 115 min.
Story: In the 1910s, journalist Arvid Stjärnblom and painter's daughter Lydia Stille fall in love with each other.
Style: sincere, psychological, romantic, captivating
Plot: extramarital affair, loveless marriage, infidelity, adultery, love, romantic triangle, love and romance, love affair, ex couple relations, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, male female relationship, love story ...
Time: 1910s
Place: eastern europe
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Before Sunset (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, France
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Nine years ago two strangers met by chance and spent a night in Vienna that ended before sunrise. They are about to meet for the first time since. Now they have one afternoon to find out if they belong together.
Style: philosophical, sincere, semi serious, sentimental, emotional ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love and romance, lovers reunited, romance, writers, lifestyle, introspection, road not taken, unfulfilled love, lovers, encounter, couple relations, regret ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, france, new york, warsaw poland, india ...
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47%
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Clean (2004)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: France, Canada, UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After losing her husband to a heroin overdose, Emily Wang fights to overcome her own addictions and to be reconciled with her estranged son.
Style: touching, serious, sincere, stylized, atmospheric ...
Plot: addiction, drug overdose, going straight, life is a bitch, musician's life, custody, rock star, family problems, overdose, estranged son, jail, prison ...
Time: contemporary, 70s
Place: paris france, canada, france, ontario canada, vancouver ...
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46%
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The Hottest State (2006)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A young actor from Texas tries to make it in New York while struggling in his relationship with a beautiful singer/songwriter.
Style: realistic, sentimental, semi serious, touching, gloomy ...
Plot: musician, sexuality, love affair, youth, romance, young lovers, fall in love, couple relations, actor's life, musician's life, lifestyle, actor ...
Time: contemporary
Place: texas, new york, usa, manhattan new york city, lower east side manhattan new york city ...
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45%
 7.8
 116K
Once (2007)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Ireland
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A vacuum repairman moonlights as a street musician and hopes for his big break. One day a Czech immigrant, who earns a living selling flowers, approaches him with the news that she is also an aspiring singer-songwriter. The pair decide to ...
Style: sentimental, touching, sincere, captivating, emotional ...
Audience: date night
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ireland, dublin ireland, london, europe, czech republic
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The Accompanist (1992)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance, War
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In Nazi-occupied Paris, a young accompanist named Sophie Vasseur gets a job with famed singer Irene Brice. As Irene's husband Charles, a businessman collaborating with the Nazis, wrestles with his conscience, Sophie becomes obsessed with Irene, ...
Style: realistic, serious, psychological, sincere
Plot: betrayal, politics, world war two, infidelity, obsession, maid, pianist, singer, manipulation, strong female presence, religions or cults, couples ...
Time: 1940s
Place: london, england, paris france, france, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
One Fine Spring Day (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea, Japan, Hong Kong
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A recording engineer falls for a radio announcer after they work together to capture sounds of the natural world.
Style: captivating, sincere, romantic
Plot: boyfriend girlfriend relationship, fall in love, coworker, co worker co worker relationship, employer employee relationship, relationships, romantic relationship, love story, love and romance, couple relations, romantic friendship, male female relationship ...
Place: south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
One Moment More (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Philippines
Story: Jerry is a wide-awake tourist guide in Cebu who knows all the angles, and who has supported his divorced mother and younger brother and sister since their musician father deserted the family for a younger woman. Jerry guides tour buses, taking the ...
Style: sincere, captivating, romantic
Plot: love story, male female relationship, couple relations, in love, love affair, love and romance, love interest, romantic relationship, relationships, romantic friendship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, photographer ...
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Forty Shades of Blue (2005)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A Russian woman living in Memphis with a much older rock-n-roll legend experiences a personal awakening when her husband's estranged son comes to visit.
Style: realistic, sincere, emotional, serious, psychological ...
Plot: love triangle, infidelity, family relations, sex with stepmother, family problems, crumbling marriage, romance, love affair, couples, estrangement, love and romance, fall in love ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, memphis, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Love Affair(s) (2020)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Vacations in the French countryside. Daphne, three months pregnant, finds herself alone to welcome Maxime, her boyfriend François’ cousin. François had to leave in a hurry for Paris to cover for a sick colleague. For four days, while waiting ...
Style: captivating, romantic, entertaining
Plot: tourism, love, pregnant woman, love and romance, in love, love affair, romantic relationship, male female relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, fall in love, relationships, romance ...
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42%
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Paris Blues (1961)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Ram Bowen and Eddie Cook are two expatriate jazz musicians living in Paris where, unlike America at the time, Jazz musicians are celebrated and racism is a non-issue. When they meet and fall in love with two young American girls, Lillian and Connie, ...
Style: realistic, serious, sincere, contemplative
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⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Beloved Sisters (2014)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: Germany, Austria, Switzerland
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Style: realistic, emotional, serious, touching, captivating ...
Plot: love triangle, family relations, fall in love, family life, love affair, romance, love and romance, aristocrat, sister sister relationship, infidelity, extramarital affair, mother daughter relationship ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
I've Fallen for You (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Philippines
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A boy and a girl who have wildly divergent personalities yet share the name, Alex Reyes, decide to team up for a cycling contest. But while female Alex is focused on winning the prize money, male Alex is more concerned with his parents breaking up. ...
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Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Crazy Heart (2009)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: When reporter Jean Craddock interviews Bad Blake -- an alcoholic, seen-better-days country music legend -- they connect, and the hard-living crooner sees a possible saving grace in a life with Jean and her young son. But can he leave behind an ...
Style: touching, sincere, serious, sentimental, emotional ...
Plot: musician, country music, alcohol abuse, loneliness, singer, journalist, country singer, alcoholic, redemption, music business, financial problem, hopes ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Mothering Sunday (2021)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Set over a day in 1924, the story follows Jane Fairchild, a maid in the Niven household, who has the day off to celebrate Mothering Sunday while Mr. and Mrs. Niven attend a lunch to celebrate the engagement of their neighbour’s only remaining son, ...
Style: romantic, captivating, entertaining
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41%
Chopin: Desire for Love (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Music
Country: Poland
Duration: 134 min.
Story: The biography of world famous Polish composer Fryderyk Chopin.
Style: serious, realistic, sentimental, captivating, emotional
Plot: composer, prodigy, lifestyle, musician's life, opposites attract, love affair, society, romance, couples, fall in love, destructive relationship, love triangle ...
Time: 19th century, 1830s
Place: poland, mallorca, paris france, siberia, warsaw poland
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41%
My Girl and I (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Su-ho is a plain high school boy, and Su-eun is a bright and beautiful girl in the same school. For some unknown reason, Su-eun has a crush on the boy, and for equally mysterious reasons she rescues Su-ho in the sea (though he doesn’t know who ...
Style: disturbing, captivating, psychological
Plot: love, tragic love, couple relations, in love, saving a life, love and romance, unfulfilled love, couples, love interest, romantic relationship, relationship problems, love affair ...
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41%
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Firebird (2021)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Estonia
Duration: 107 min.
Story: At the height of the Cold War, a troubled soldier forms a forbidden love triangle with a daring fighter pilot and his female comrade amid the dangerous surroundings of a Soviet Air Force Base.
Style: suspense, captivating, gay cinema
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Place: ussr
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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One-Way to Tomorrow (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Turkey
Duration: 90 min.
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Style: road movie, sincere, romantic, humorous, captivating
Plot: travel, love, romantic friendship, couple relations, couples, love affair, romantic relationship, love interest, love story, romance, male female relationship, relationships ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Josephine Baker Story (1991)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Biography of the African-American who became a major performer in the Paris cabarets of the 1920's and 1930's. The film follows her life beginning as a struggling performer in 1917 St. Louis, her frustrations leading to her move to France, ...
Style: realistic, uplifting, captivating, emotional, serious
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40%
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Song to Song (2017)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
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Style: stylized, serious, atmospheric, captivating, disturbing ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, texas, mexico, austin texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.3
 7K
Leto (2018)
Genre: Drama, History, Music, Romance
Country: Russia, France
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Leningrad, one summer in the early eighties. Smuggling LP’s by Lou Reed and David Bowie, the underground rock scene is boiling ahead of the Perestroika. Mike and his beautiful wife Natasha meet with young Viktor Tsoï. Together with friends, they ...
Style: romantic, inspirational, atmospheric, light, breathtaking
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Time: 80s
Place: ussr, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.4
 154K
Begin Again (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A long lost music producer finds a singer-songwriter right about the moment he has given up all hope on life.
Style: sentimental, touching, sincere, romantic, lyrical ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: music, musician's life, female singer, musician, city life, coping, father daughter relationship, street musician, relationships, follow your dream, love story, betrayal ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Scent of Green Papaya (1993)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Vietnam, France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A little girl, Mui, went to a house as a new servant. The mother still mourns the death of her daughter, who would have been Mui's age. In her mind she treated Mui as her daughter. 10 years later Mui (now a young woman) was sent to another ...
Style: realistic, serious, touching, sincere, sexy ...
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39%
 6.2
 20
Paname (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 73 min.
Story: This is the story of three lost young lovers in an exotic and distressful Paris.
Style: captivating, romantic, entertaining
Plot: threesome, sexuality, bisexual, romancing partners, romantic relationship, love interest, romantic friendship, love and romance, love affair, male female relationship, couple relations, relationships ...
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39%