Movies like The Best of Me 2007

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The Best of Me (2007)
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The Best of Me (2007)
Original name: Lo mejor de mí
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Raquel, a young radio broadcaster, is deeply in love with Tomas, an Olympic runner. On the day she finds a house for them to share, he collapses during training and is rushed to the hospital. His life is in danger; his liver crashed and he is in need of an urgent transplant. Without any warning, Tomas turns from a fine athlete to an exhausted, dysfunctional, sick person. Raquel devotes herself to helping him. How far will she go for love? And what will she find out about intimacy and about herself in the process? The Best of Me is an intriguing film about the tension between love and sacrifice and about the unbearable fine line between them.
Plot: female director, love, male female relationship, hospital, polaroid, hand camera

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Werther (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: This adaptation of Geothe's The Sorrows of Young Werther offers a chilly and remote view of love and its passions. The setting is changed to Spain, and Werther (Eusebio Poncela) has taken a job tutoring the son of an estranged husband and wife. ...
Plot: female director, suicide, tutor, husband wife relationship, male female relationship, tragic event, boy, love, teacher, father son relationship, surgeon, mother son relationship
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Up to Date (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: An American journalist works for a French newspaper. He is writing an article about the reaction against people with AIDS, without knowing he is infected too. Once he finds out, he decides to cut off himself leaving his wife and daughter.
Plot: female director, aids, journalism, love
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Nargess (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: Iran
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A sharp-edged look at people who live outside the constraints of Islamic law.
Plot: female director, police, thief, muslim, police officer, islam, hospital, love triangle, love, theft, iranian, older woman younger man relationship
Place: iran
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Love (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A unique anthology of six short vignettes on the subject of love, all of them written, directed and produced by women.
Style: anthology
Plot: female director, sex with food, jazz club, threesome, swinger, adultery, female nudity, male female relationship, oyster, male nudity, catatonia, love
Time: post world war two
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The Feelings Factory (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Attractive, educated and successful, Eloïse (Elsa Zylberstein) has it all, except for a long-term, stable romantic relationship. Now in her mid-30s, she can hear a certain clock ticking loudly. So she enrolls in a speed dating program. Seven men, ...
Plot: male female relationship, speed dating, illness, loneliness, medical test, breasts, hospital, flirting, love
Place: paris france
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It's Me, Now (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Hanka is a young woman who suddenly abandons her stable life for no obvious reason, and undertakes a trip without any clear destination, meeting strangers on her way. At the same time, her boyfriend desperately tries to find her.
Plot: female director, trip, male female relationship, casual sex, provincial life, hitchhiking, missing person, runaway, female nudity, travel
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Para que no me olvides (2005)
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Duration: 100 min.
Story: Irene lives with Mateo, his father, and her son David, 22 years old. Living together is harmonious and happy, but there is a conflict: David, a brilliant student of architecture, has decided to go and live with his girlfriend Clara, a supermarket ...
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Cold Sassy Tree (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Handsome May-December romantic drama set in a sleepy Southern town at the turn of the century. An independent lady from up North causes a scandal when she decides to wed the local general-store owner just three weeks after he's been widowed.
Style: nostalgic
Plot: romance, female director, department store, south, love, small town, americana, age difference, community, male female relationship, son, widow
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Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
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Little Darling (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Thirty year old virgin Sybille meets the man of her dreams. Or is he?
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Limbo (2014)
Genre: Drama
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Duration: 80 min.
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Doctor Glas (1968)
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Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 110 min.
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Duration: 90 min.
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Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 71 min.
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Duration: 110 min.
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Country: Denmark, Norway, Sweden
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