Movies like Distance 1975

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Distance (1975)
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Distance (1975)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: ’Distance’ is an award-winning, independent feature film exploring the distance between men and women through the intertwined stories of two couples. Made by the filmmaker while he was still in his 20s, ‘Distance’ features Oscar-nominee James Woods in his first leading role.
Plot: army, marriage, love, friendship, german, party, betrayal, soldier, u.s. army, american soldier, suicide, african american, older woman younger man relationship, interracial marriage, husband wife relationship, sergeant, military base, guilt, friend, dysfunctional marriage, frustration, interracial couple
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: georgia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, weird and emotional films with plots about love, marriage, husband wife relationship, infidelity, friendship, friend and male female relationship mostly in Drama, Romance and Action genres. Some movies like Distance: Paso Doble (1985), The Virgin Suicides (1999), Golden Son (2015), Sleeping and Waking (2009), The Good Girl (2002). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Paso Doble (1985)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Romania
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Drama directed by Dan Pita.
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The Virgin Suicides (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
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Style: disturbing, atmospheric, emotional, thought provoking, sad ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, teen drama
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Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: michigan, yale university
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Golden Son (2015)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 122 min.
Story: The happiness of Tamizh and his middle-class family is shattered when his dad commits suicide. The youngster tries to understand why his father took this extreme step and clear his name.
Plot: family, betrayal, relationships, death of father, flashback, love, drunkenness, cousin cousin relationship, marriage, friend, money, theft ...
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Sleeping and Waking (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: If you had a second chance at life, would you take it? Sullivan Daniels (Jeff Allin), an artist known for his harsh religious paintings, chose a bizarre experimental surgery over his faith to save him from terminal cancer. Now his hands can't ...
Plot: fatherhood, self loathing, art, health, mother, identity, religion, gardening, acceptance, fertility, operation, adoption ...
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The Good Girl (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Germany, Netherlands
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A discount store clerk strikes up an affair with a stock boy who considers himself the incarnation of Holden Caulfield.
Style: sincere, dark, realistic, melancholic, disturbing ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: small town, dull life, older woman younger man relationship, mental illness, extramarital affair, temptation, infidelity, dysfunctional marriage, suicide, depression, adultery, dark humor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas, california, austin texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.4
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Blue Sky (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Hank Marshall is a tough, square-jawed, straitlaced Army engineer and nuclear science expert, assigned to help conduct weapons-testing in 1950's America. Hank has become a thorn in the side of the Army, though, for a couple of very different ...
Style: melancholic, light, sexy, serious, realistic ...
Plot: mental illness, infidelity, couples, adultery, love, dysfunctional marriage, character study, secrets, couple relations, family problems, romance, love affair ...
Time: 60s, 50s, 20th century
Place: alabama, california, usa
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60%
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White Palace (1990)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Max Baron is a Jewish advertising executive in his 20s who's still getting over the death of his wife. Nora Baker is a 40-something diner waitress who enjoys the wilder side of life. Mismatched or not, their attraction is instant and ...
Style: sexy, erotic, sexual, romantic, touching ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, chick flick, date night
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, love, forbidden love, age difference, relationships, erotica, infidelity, romance, bittersweet, incest, male nudity, sexuality ...
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Pakshe (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 154 min.
Story: Pakshe movie is all about Balachandran (Mohanlal) who had to sacrifice his childhood love (Shobhana), to marry into a rich family who only wanted his IAS Status, in order to save his poor family, lives a life of regret and despair for his decision.
Plot: old love, marriage, love, dysfunctional marriage, husband wife estrangement, marital separation, debt, female writer, unrequited love, suicide, unhappy marriage
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Last Picture Show (1971)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The coming of age of a youth named Sonny in a small Texas town in the 1950s.
Style: realistic, sentimental, sexy, thought provoking, captivating ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: coming of age, friendship, small town, older woman younger man relationship, teenager, graduation, high school, nostalgia, christmas, high school prom, jealousy, self discovery ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Delinquent Season (2018)
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Country: Ireland
Duration: 103 min.
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Style: psychological, rough, thought provoking, captivating
Plot: marriage, infidelity, husband wife relationship, love, friendship, lust, extramarital affair, middle class, marital problem, troubled marriage, husband wife conflict, sex with friend's wife ...
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Deedar-E-Yaar (1982)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
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⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
A Husband, a Wife and a Lover (1996)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
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The Lessee (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In a series of life events, a group of young adults expressed their love, desires, and secrets in ways they didn't imagine they could.
Style: multicultural
Plot: relationships, love, infidelity, trust, guilt, marriage, intimacy, multiculturalism
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51%
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The Boost (1988)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Lenny Brown moves to California to find his fortune in tax shelter investments. When the federal government changes the tax laws, poor Lenny finds himself $700,000 in hock with nowhere to turn. His friend, Joel, introduces him to cocaine to give ...
Style: bleak, allegory, unusual plot structure, depressing, bad ending ...
Plot: addiction, drugs, drug addiction, drug abuse, wine, corruption, brutality, revenge, catastrophe, destiny, parallel universe, mental illness ...
Time: 80s, future, 20th century
Place: los angeles, california, new york, usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
An Officer and a Gentleman (1982)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Zack Mayo is a young man who has signed up for Navy Flight School. He is a Navy brat who has a bad attitude problem. Sgt. Foley is there to train and evaluate him and will clearly find Zack wanting. Zack meets Paula, a girl who has little beyond ...
Style: emotional, realistic, sexy, sentimental, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens, date night, boys' night
Plot: officers and cadets, military life, u.s. navy, love, navy, romance, love story, u.s. military, military officer, love of one's life, power relations, breaking point ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Lovin' Molly (1974)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
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Audience: girls' night
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Place: texas, austin texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Israel
Duration: 109 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Country: UK, USA
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Style: stylized, emotional, colourful, talky, surreal ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Moondru Mudichu (1976)
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Country: India
Duration: 131 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Ajanabee (1974)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 139 min.
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Plot: divorce, flashback, love, marriage, neighbor, wedding, husband wife relationship, rain, painting, guilt, temptation, dysfunctional marriage ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
If Tomorrow Comes (1971)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: In California, a young Caucasian girl and a Japanese-American boy defy local prejudices and secretly marry--on Dec. 7, 1941, minutes before Pearl Harbor is attacked.
Plot: world war two, interracial marriage, miscegenation, male female relationship, husband wife relationship, love, secret marriage, suicide, japanese american
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Twenty-Four Hours in a Woman's Life (1961)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
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⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
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Style: spiritual
Plot: family relations, flowers, love, friend, husband wife relationship, marriage, piano, children, hanging, suicide, son, pilgrimage ...
Place: seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Sleepless Nights (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Egypt
Duration: 128 min.
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Plot: husband wife relationship, marriage, adultery, infidelity, psychotherapy, party, sex, drugs, prostitute, arab, alcohol
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42%
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The Wash (1988)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Mako is a neglectful husband. Not the most loving man. His wife gradually encounters a widower who is a kind, gentle figure. She eventually makes the transition to leave her husband and go to this fellow.
Plot: family relations, east asian lead, conservative, unhappy wife, african american, haunted by the past, husband wife relationship, widower, racist, ex husband ex wife relationship, interracial marriage, intolerance ...
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Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: As a filmmaker and his girlfriend return home from his movie premiere, smoldering tensions and painful revelations push them toward a romantic reckoning.
Style: realistic, serious, talky, social, inspirational ...
Plot: interracial relations, love, filmmaker, love hate relationship, smoking, director, frustration, angry, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, interracial couple, couple relations, relationships ...
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40%
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Interval (1973)
Genre: Romance, Drama
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: An emotionally fragile older woman (Merle Oberon) embarks on an ill-fated love affair with a handsome young artist (Robert Wolders) while traveling through Mexico's Yucatan peninsula...
Plot: mental institution, mental illness, flashback, painter, mental disorder, frustration, older woman younger man relationship, run over by a car, accidental death, hotel, storm, thirty something ...
Place: mexico
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40%
The Grasshopper (1970)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A British Columbia teenager dreams of show business but winds up as a call girl in Las Vegas.
Style: sexual, erotic, sexy, serious, realistic ...
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Time: 60s
Place: las vegas, los angeles, british columbia
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38%
Orpheus Descending (1990)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Val Xavier is a drifter in 1940's Mississippi who brings new life to an Italian immigrant woman trapped in a loveless marriage.
Plot: drifter, older woman younger man relationship, passion, death, sex, lust, adultery, extramarital affair, love, small town, infidelity, age difference ...
Time: 1940s
Place: mississippi
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Honky (1971)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Black girl from rich family loves white boy from poor family.
Plot: interracial romance, interracial relations, drugs, teenager, racial tension, interracial couple, interracial sex, family relations, interracial rape, car accident, car, dancing ...
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36%