Movies like The King of Paris

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The King of Paris (1995)
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The King of Paris (1995)
Original name: Le roi de Paris
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: UK, France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Victor Derval is returning home after a performance when he is hailed by Lisa, a young Hungarian woman. Her motives are mysterious; is she simply a star-struck peasant girl, or an ambitious, manipulative aspiring star?
Style: avant garde
Plot: love, writers, male female relationship, love triangle, actor, dream, age difference, deception, theater, ambition, older man younger woman relationship, mirror, duel, father son relationship, revolutionary, street life, actress, filmmaking, bridge, fan, film history, immigrants, bourgeoisie, sidekick, cynicism ...
Time: 1930s
Place: paris france

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Most similar movies to The King of Paris

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, sexy and touching films with plots about love, male female relationship, love triangle, love and romance, obsession, romance and couples mostly in Romance, Drama and Mystery genres. Some movies like The King of Paris: The Apartment (1996), Cinema Paradiso (1988), The Girl (2000), Lou Didn't Say No (1994), Love on the Ground (1984). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Apartment (1996)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: France, Spain, Italy
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A stylish suspense thriller that confounds the audience while presenting them with an extraordinary and elusive mystery. Max is a former playboy who has decided to settle down by marrying his current love, Muriel. However, during a business trip, ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, twists and turns, tense, suspense ...
Plot: obsession, love, fall in love, intrigue, love triangle, romance, voyeur, cafe, dishonesty, flirt, flirting, mistaken identity ...
Time: 90s
Place: paris france, tokyo, montmartre paris, new york, france
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95%
 8.5
 247K
Cinema Paradiso (1988)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 155 min.
Story: A filmmaker recalls his childhood, when he fell in love with the movies at his village's theater and formed a deep friendship with the theater's projectionist.
Style: uplifting, touching, sentimental, realistic, serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: childhood, first love, haunted by the past, coming of age, village, filmmaking, friendship, censorship, generation gap, funeral, child's point of view, fictional biography ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 40s, twentieth century, 80s
Place: sicily, italy, europe, rome italy, sicily italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
 4.5
 432
The Girl (2000)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA, France
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A torrid affair between two women, a struggling artist and a flame-haired blues singer, upsets a man who has a thing for the girl.
Style: touching, sentimental, light, sincere, melancholic ...
Plot: lesbian, love, painter, lesbian sex, female nudity, artist, obsession, male female relationship, bisexual, interracial romance, female director, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
Lou Didn't Say No (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Switzerland
Duration: 78 min.
Story: "Inspired by the correspondence between Rainer Maria Rilke and his psychoanalyst paramour Lou Andreas-Salomé, Miévilleés sophisticated study of modern love charts the turbulent relationship between a filmmaker (Bunel) and a volatile actor ...
Plot: classical music, museum, telephone call, dancer, bourgeoisie, love triangle, modern dance, rehearsal, ex lover, dancing, male female relationship, jealousy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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Love on the Ground (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Two actresses fall prey to the supernatural manipulations of a nightclub magician.
Plot: director, supernatural power, magician, bird, fight, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, magic, actress, actor, handyman, satire, secret ...
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 6.8
 144
L'afrance (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Senegal
Duration: 90 min.
Story: El Hadj is studying in Paris. He is one of the young Senegalese men who have come to Paris since the French colony became independent to get a good education so that he can serve his fatherland on his return. Unexpectedly he is suddenly confronted ...
Plot: immigrants, male female relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, education, student, arrest, construction site, forgery, deportation, final exam
Place: paris france, senegal
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 7.0
 53
The Impostor (1997)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Argentina
Duration: 99 min.
Story: This drama is based on a novel and incomplete screenplay by the late Maria Luis Bemberg. In 1930s Argentina, wealthy Sebastian (Antonio Birabent) leaves his Buenos Aires home for the family estate on the pampas. His family, concerned for his ...
Plot: obsession, insanity, sex, suspicion, surrealism, passion, violence, health, friendship, wealth, danish, estate ...
Time: 1930s
Place: buenos aires argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 6.6
 3K
Rendez-vous (1985)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A woman and three men. Nina, who's come to Paris to act and sleeps with any man at hand, meets Paulot, a young estate agent; he's smitten. She also meets Paulot's flatmate Quentin, a compulsive who stalks her. To Paulot's jealous ...
Style: psychological, gloomy, sexual, sexy, erotic ...
Plot: love triangle, ghost, friendship, obsession, self destructing, suicidal thoughts, lust, love, forbidden love, artists and showbiz, dishonesty, romance ...
Time: 80s
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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 7.5
 643
L'Amour Fou (1969)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 252 min.
Story: L'Amour Fou follows the dissolution of the marriage between Claire, an actress (played by Bulle Ogier), and Sebastien, her director (Jean-Pierre Kalfon).
Plot: theatre group, adultery, dysfunctional marriage, cigarette smoking, infidelity, symbolism, play, mistress, extramarital affair, actress, tragedy, theatre director ...
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Twisted Obsession (1989)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Dan Gillis, an American screenwriter living in Paris, recently abandoned by his wife, and getting used to his new life as a bachelor while trying to take care of his son, Danny - is commissioned to write a script. The offer comes from Legrand, a ...
Style: sexual, suspenseful, sexy, realistic, serious ...
Plot: obsession, couples, rescue, siblings relations, fall in love, cons and scams, dangerous attraction, manipulation, romance, manipulations, writer's life, love and romance ...
Time: 80s
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 7.1
 6K
Darling (1965)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 128 min.
Story: A beautiful but amoral model sleeps her way to the top of the London fashion scene at the height of the Swinging Sixties.
Style: cynical, witty, clever, biting, suspense ...
Plot: satire, fashion, abortion, model, infidelity, advertising executive, extramarital affair, love triangle, artists and showbiz, ambition, lifestyle, rise to the top ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, 50s, 1950s, 70s
Place: england, london, paris france, europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Wuthering Heights (1985)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Mystery
Country: France
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Rivette's unique take on Bronte's famous novel "Wuthering Heights".
Style: gloomy, atmospheric, serious, realistic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: obsession, mental illness, impossible love, forbidden love, love affair, social differences, tragic love, love triangle, couple relations, unfulfilled love, vengeance, couples ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1930s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Four Nights of a Dreamer (1971)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Jacques, a young man with artistic aspirations, spends four nights wandering Paris with a young woman, whom he rescued from suicide.
Style: touching, atmospheric, stylized, serious, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: artist, love affair, unfulfilled love, love triangle, destructive relationship, fall in love, couples, love and romance, unfulfillment, romance, losing-it hero, love ...
Time: 19th century
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
These Foolish Things (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: As war looms on the horizon, a hopeful ingenue (Zoe Tapper) finds herself caught between the warring affections of a playwright (David Leon) and a director (Andrew Lincoln) in 1930s London. Director Julia Taylor-Stanley's heartwarming ensemble ...
Style: captivating, sentimental, touching, emotional, realistic ...
Plot: love triangle, family relations, rise to the top, love affair, actor's life, lifestyle, showbiz, romance, ego clash, hopes, filmmaking, couples ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century, post world war two
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Paris Connections (2010)
Genre: Mystery, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: At the beginning of Paris fashion week, a beautiful young model is brutally murdered. Investigative journalist Madison Castelli, certain that it is more than the "crime of passion" the French press says, comes to Paris to follow her story.
Plot: party, journalist, female protagonist, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, model, fashion show, photographer, murder, fashion model, fashion, father son relationship, businessman ...
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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, sexual relations, lifestyle, prostitute, couples, society ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: france, paris france, morocco, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Eine ganz hei?e Nummer (1989)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Al and Elsa have been a couple for some time, but the chances that their relationship will be long-lived are few. For one thing, Al is appallingly dependent on Elsa for his every emotional need. For another, Elsa is an incredibly elusive person, ...
Plot: male female relationship, separation, filmmaking, subway, actor, injury, improv, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love, controversy, betrayal
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
One True Love (2008)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Philippines
Duration: 147 min.
Story: Finally after three years of courtship, Migs, a medical intern, marries simple and unassuming Joy, a nurse in the hospital of Migs' residency. Several days before the wedding, his first love and childhood best friend Bela, a sophisticated ...
Style: touching, sincere, melancholic, light
Plot: husband wife relationship, love, true love, jealousy, self sacrifice, amnesia, childhood sweetheart, love triangle, first love, patient, wedding, telephone call ...
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Cesar & Rosalie (1972)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Claude Sautet's romantic drama stars Romy Schneider as Rosalie, a beautiful young woman involved with successful businessman Cesar (Yves Montand). One day, Rosalie's former flame David (Sami Frey) appears and attempts to win her back. ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, contemplative
Plot: love triangle, couple relations, friendship, fall in love, friends, couples, performer's life, romance, love and romance, obsession, male female relationship, businessman ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 7.0
 892
The Sea Gull (1968)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 141 min.
Story: Film adaptation of Anton Chekhov's story of life in rural Russia during the latter part of the 19th century.
Style: sentimental, touching, rough, disturbing, no music
Plot: novelist, actress, mistress, brother sister relationship, unrequited love, playwright, vanity, marriage, school teacher, tragic love, love, love triangle ...
Time: 19th century
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 7.8
 40K
Jules and Jim (1962)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In Paris, before WWI, two friends, Jules (Austrian) and Jim (French) fall in love with the same woman, Catherine. But Catherine loves and marries Jules. After the war, when they meet again in Germany, Catherine starts to love Jim... This is the ...
Style: talky, sexy, atmospheric, controversial, contemplative ...
Plot: love triangle, friendship, marriage, promiscuity, german, world war one, jealousy, musician, adultery, prostitute, new wave, polyamory ...
Time: 1910s, 1920s, 1930s, 20s, 30s ...
Place: paris france, france, europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 4.6
 3K
Planetarium (2016)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Follows the journey of sisters who are believed to possess the supernatural ability to connect with ghosts. They cross paths with a visionary French producer while performing in Paris.
Style: atmospheric, stylized, enigmatic, disturbing, pre war ...
Plot: sister sister relationship, seance, ghost, seeing dead people, dream, anti semitism, filmmaking, luxury, promoter, decadence, film producer, actress ...
Time: 1930s, year 1943
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 4.2
 279
In the Woods (2010)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Greece
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Enormous tree trunks. The nature of leaves, the roots of desire and a house hidden deep in the forest. A journey to the other side. Something like a "punk" existential fairytale.
Style: documentary filmmaking
Plot: unsimulated sex, jealousy, female nudity, gay, ejaculation, teenager, homosexual, male nudity, love triangle, nature, coming of age, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Another Nine & a Half Weeks (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, France, UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: John flies over to Paris to find out his girlfriend Elizabeth. He finds a mysterious fashion designer named Lea and her assistant Claire, and it turns out that Lea was Elizabeth's friend in Paris. Lea says to John that Elizabeth married and ...
Style: erotic, serious, realistic, sexy, suspense ...
Plot: lust, dangerous attraction, destructive relationship, lovers reunited, love, obsession, love triangle, male female relationship, prostitute, anger, passion, couples ...
Time: 90s
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Last Tycoon (1976)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: F.Scott Fitzgerald's novel is brought to life in this story of a movie producer slowly working himself to death.
Style: realistic, stylized, captivating, sentimental, gloomy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hollywood, filmmaking, romance, producer, introspection, ambition, obsession, film industry, fall in love, great depression, unfulfillment, rise to the top ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20s, 20th century, 1920s ...
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.2
 2K
Little Lili (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: This film, loosely inspired by Anton Chekov's The Seagull, weaves a story about sex, family and the business of making films. When the young and overly sensitive filmmaker Julien screens his new DV art-film starring his girlfriend Lili ...
Style: realistic, serious, clever, touching, contemplative ...
Plot: older man younger woman relationship, filmmaking, love triangle, actor's life, love and romance, lifestyle, romance, couples, obsession, fall in love, unfulfilled love, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: brittany
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.8
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Two (1989)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 113 min.
Story: The manager of a contemporary music composer falls in love with the real estate agent with whom he is looking for a house in Paris. But both have been used to living an independent life: they want to marry but at the same time, are afraid of marriage
Plot: divorce, ambition, money, real estate agent, rich, commitment, mortality, male female relationship, baby, marriage, love, pregnancy ...
Place: montmartre paris, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.6
 258
Tiramisu (2008)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Netherlands, France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Bookkeeper Jacob newest client is the talented and flamboyant actress Anne. They first meet each other on her houseboat, the morning after the premiere of Anne's new theatrical play. Jacob soon discovers that Anne has made a mess of her ...
Style: sentimental, realistic, semi serious, exciting, contemplative
Plot: fall in love, obsession, unfulfillment, family relations, drunkenness, male female relationship, couples, accountant, female director, theater, opening night, panic ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, holland, france, amsterdam
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Mad Dogs and Englishmen (1995)
Genre: Thriller, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Gorgeous Antonia (Elizabeth Hurley) is on a dangerous downward spiral caused by an addiction to heroin when she meets Mike (C. Thomas Howell), a tough drifter who helps her score more smack. Although they're not attracted to each other ...
Style: twists and turns
Plot: police, love, aristocracy, plot twist, male female relationship, drugs, drug
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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: romantic, captivating, entertaining
Plot: tourism, love, pregnant woman, love affair, romantic relationship, love and romance, in love, fall in love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, relationships, romance, male female relationship ...
Time: 2010s
Place: paris france, south of france
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%