Movies like Belle du Seigneur

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Belle du Seigneur (2012)
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Belle du Seigneur (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Luxembourg, Germany, Belgium, Switzerland, UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: English-language adaptation of Albert Cohen's epic Swiss tale of a tortured love affair between a high-ranking Jewish official and the protestant wife of one of his employees.
Style: touching, serious, emotional, realistic
Plot: cheating wife, love triangle, infidelity, tragic love, politics, love and romance, love affair, un, social differences, anti semitism, society, political unrest, state affairs, unfulfillment, romance, female nudity
Time: 30s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: switzerland, europe

Most similar movies to Belle du Seigneur

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, emotional and touching films with plots about love and romance, romance, couples, love affair, unfulfillment, society and love triangle mostly in Drama, Romance and History genres. Some movies like Belle du Seigneur: The Promise (1994), Nuts for Love (2000), Falling for a Dancer (1998), Wallis & Edward (2005), Sentimental Destinies (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Promise (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, France, Switzerland
Duration: 115 min.
Story: East-Berlin, 1961, shortly after the erection of the Wall. Konrad, Sophie and three of their friends plan a daring escape to Western Germany. The attempt is successful, except for Konrad, who remains behind. From then on, and for the next 28 years, ...
Style: realistic, sincere, emotional, serious, touching ...
Plot: politics, romance, love affair, couples, cliche, love and romance, fall in love, unfulfillment, couple relations, political unrest, impossible love, society ...
Time: 60s, 80s, 1960s, 1920s
Place: germany, europe, prague, german democratic republic, japan ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.9
 399
Nuts for Love (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Argentina, Spain
Duration: 103 min.
Story: En 1975, unos meses antes del comienzo de la dictadura militar argentina, Alicia y Marcelo se conocen en un concierto de Sui Géneris. El amor surge inmediatamente entre ellos, pero el retorno del novio de Alicia provoca la separación. En 1982, en ...
Style: emotional, sincere, serious, gloomy, sentimental ...
Plot: political unrest, love affair, couples, reunion, politics, unfulfilled love, unfulfillment, gays and lesbians, romance, state affairs, love and romance, destiny ...
Place: argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
Falling for a Dancer (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Romantic drama set in rural Ireland of the 1930s. The story begins when 19-year-old Elizabeth has a brief fling with an actor and falls pregnant. Community pressure forces her to marry a dull middle-aged man, but maybe there is hope on the horizon.
Style: realistic, thought provoking, captivating, emotional, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: pregnancy, unfulfillment, tragic love, society, countryside, love affair, couples, haunted by the past, love and romance, unfulfilled love, family relations, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 30s, 1930s
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
Wallis & Edward (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In 1936, Edward VIII abdicated in order to marry the woman he loved, Wallis Simpson, a twice divorced American. These events caused a scandal around the world and Wallis has since been demonised as the woman who stole the King of England. Wallis and ...
Style: serious, emotional, sentimental, touching, realistic
Plot: love affair, political intrigue, head of state, couples, love and romance, romance, hopes, royal family, true love, intrigue, politics, starting over ...
Time: 30s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: england, budapest hungary, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
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Sentimental Destinies (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Switzerland
Duration: 180 min.
Story: In late nineteenth century Charante, Protestant minister Jean Barnery causes local disquiet when he arranges a separation from his obsessive wife...
Style: realistic, serious, gloomy
Plot: factory, family business, tragic love, society, forbidden love, clergy, fall in love, village life, social differences, village, couples, love affair ...
Time: 1910s, 1900s, 30s, 20s, 1930s ...
Place: switzerland, france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
A Handful of Dust (1988)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The wife's affair and a death in the family hasten the demise of an upper-class English marriage.We see the detritus of an abandoned camp in South America and a main character's hallucination. Then, the story beings. Tony and Brenda Last, ...
Style: serious, clever, gloomy, biting, realistic
Plot: romance, love and romance, love triangle, social differences, society, couple relations, dealing with death, crumbling marriage, family problems, love affair, couples, death in the family ...
Time: 30s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: england, europe, brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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 486
Those Who Love (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A secret and deep passion marks the life of a young doctor, and threatens the existence of those around him.
Style: realistic, sexual, touching, serious, emotional
Plot: tragic love, love triangle, unfulfillment, destructive relationship, village, young lovers, intrigue, family relations, dull life, infidelity, fall in love, romance ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century, 1800s
Place: galicia
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 6.5
 639
Heartbeat (1968)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The mistress (Catherine Deneuve) of a wealthy man misses material comforts when she leaves him for a younger lover.
Style: realistic, stylized, serious
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, seduction, society, social differences, romance, crumbling marriage, love and romance, unfulfillment, couple relations, destructive relationship, love affair, couples ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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Torrents of Spring (1989)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France, Italy
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In 1840, a young Russian aristocrat, Dimitri Sanin, is returning home after a long tour of Europe. In Germany, he falls in love with a beautiful pastry shop girl, Gemma Rosselli, who soon starts sharing his feelings. They decide to get married and, ...
Style: realistic, sexual, gloomy, clever, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love triangle, estate, betrayal, social differences, store, tragic love, lovers reunited, society, couples, femme fatale, forbidden love, true love ...
Time: 19th century
Place: europe, germany, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Yvonne's Perfume (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: It is the summer of 1958 in wealthy Lake Geneva, where an enigmatic young Frenchman begins an affair with a beautiful starlet under the watchful eye of her flamboyant elderly mentor. But in a season full of secrets, is truth the most elusive passion ...
Style: atmospheric, emotional, serious, sentimental, sexual ...
Plot: love and romance, hotel, love triangle, lifestyle, couples, love affair, romance, gays and lesbians, couple relations, female nudity, great dane, homosexual ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s
Place: switzerland, europe, algeria
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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 528
The Bridge (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Actor Gerard Depardieu co-directed this drama about a married woman who falls in love with another man. Mina is a movie buff with a husband, Georges, who's out of work, and a 15-year-old son, Tommy. While Mina works part-time as a domestic for ...
Style: gloomy, emotional, serious, realistic
Plot: infidelity, looking for love, fall in love, couple relations, unfulfillment, crumbling marriage, love and romance, parents and children, romance, love triangle, love affair, couples ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: europe, france, normandy
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Bobby Deerfield (1977)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Bobby Deerfield, a famous American race car driver on the European circuit, falls in love with the enigmatic Lillian Morelli, who is terminally ill.
Style: emotional, touching, realistic, serious, sincere ...
Plot: tragic love, terminal illness, self discovery, couples, love affair, romance, life is a bitch, ambition, hospital, racecar driver, love triangle, lifestyle ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
A French Woman (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France, Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Wed just as war breaks out, Jeanne hardly gets to know her military husband, Louis, before the debacle of 1940. While waiting for his return from a POW camp, Jeanne journeys through countless affairs with Louis' comrades- in-arms. Hoping to ...
Style: sincere, serious, gloomy, sentimental, sexual ...
Plot: infidelity, military, love affair, political unrest, couples, love triangle, dishonesty, strong sexual content, state affairs, soldier, romance, love and romance ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, 30s, 1940s, 1950s ...
Place: france, germany, europe, algeria, syria ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 6.2
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Carmen (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain, UK, Italy
Duration: 119 min.
Story: In director Vicente Aranda's adaptation of the classic opera, a French writer documents the seductive power of the beautiful Gypsy Carmen, who turns her charms on a young soldier, awakening his passions but ultimately leading to tragedy. Jose ...
Style: realistic, serious, emotional, sexy, sexual ...
Plot: tragic love, couples, love affair, deadly, obsession, betrayal, femme fatale, love triangle, lifestyle, society, love and romance, crimes ...
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 6.1
 747
Talk of Angels (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: This is the story of a young Irish woman who comes to Spain to escape from the pressures she feels about her impending marriage to a political activist in Ireland. But in Spain in the 1930's, taking a job of governess in a wealthy family, she ...
Style: serious, emotional, sincere, touching, realistic
Plot: infidelity, politics, forbidden love, political unrest, couples, parents and children, unfulfillment, social differences, society, tragic love, love triangle, false accusation ...
Time: 30s, 1930s
Place: spain, ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Dreaming of Joseph Lees (1999)
Genre: Romance, Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Set in rural England in the 1950s Eva (Samantha Morton) fantasises about her handsome, worldly cousin Joseph Lees (Rupert Graves), with whom she fell in love as a girl. However, stuck in a closed community she becomes the object of someone ...
Style: emotional, realistic, gloomy, sentimental, touching ...
Plot: lust, love triangle, obsession, romance, unfulfillment, love and romance, unfulfilled love, tragic love, forbidden love, love affair, couples, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 50s
Place: england, europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
This Is the Sea (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Ireland
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The film is set in Northern Ireland shortly after 1994 cease-fire. Hazel is a Protestant and Malachy a Catholic. Romance between them is threatened by Rohan (leader in militant underground and pal of Malachy's brother Padhar), who wants Malachy ...
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, bleak, emotional ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: true love, political unrest, family problems, snitch, militant, family relations, religions or cults, tragic love, society, forbidden love, fall in love, state affairs ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: ireland, northern ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Lady Chatterley's Lover (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An early-20th-century tale of love across class boundaries which tells the legendary and romantic story of Lady Chatterley’s affair with her gamekeeper. Jed Mercurio’s adaptation of DH Lawrence’s classic.
Style: sexual, realistic, serious
Plot: social differences, love affair, sexual relations, master and servant, disability, infidelity, society, obsession, unfulfillment, love and romance, power relations, romance ...
Time: 20s, 20th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Mademoiselle Chambon (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Véronique Chambon (Sandrine Kiberlain), a single schoolteacher and Jean (Vincent Lindon), discover an unexpected bond that causes them to question the direction of their lives. They move in different social circles but their relationship develops ...
Style: serious, sincere, realistic, sexual
Plot: unfulfillment, family in crisis, family problems, love affair, couples, passionate interest, dull life, family relations, small town, obsession, fall in love, love and romance ...
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Little England (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Greece
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Τwo sisters from the island of Andros, dubbed Little England because of its affluence, are both in love with the same man. Set in the Greek Civil War period and ending in the 1950s, the movie is based on the homonymous novel by Ioanna Karystiani.
Style: serious, stylized, emotional, touching, realistic
Plot: island, love and romance, beach, love triangle, lovers apart, torment, couples, romance, sister sister relationship, infidelity, female nudity, love ...
Time: 40s, 20th century
Place: greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
A Village Affair (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Based on the bestselling novel by Joanna Trollope Recently returned to England from New York City, vivacious heiress Clodagh Unwin befriends a couple new to her village. The husband is entranced by the young aristocrat, but Clodagh has eyes for ...
Style: emotional, realistic, serious, sincere, touching ...
Plot: village life, infidelity, family life, romance, family relations, couple relations, love and romance, society, family problems, love affair, dishonesty, girlfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Last September (1999)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: France, UK, Ireland
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In 1920s Ireland, an elderly couple reside over a tired country estate. Living with them are their high-spirited niece, their Oxford student nephew, and married house guests, who are trying to cover up that they are presently homeless. The niece ...
Style: realistic, psychological, gloomy, serious, emotional
Plot: soldier, master and servant, love triangle, infidelity, intrigue, politics, dishonesty, couples, political unrest, power relations, coming of age, love and romance ...
Time: 20s, 1920s
Place: ireland, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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The Classic (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Shy Ji-hae's friend is having problems expressing her feelings to the boy she loves, so she asks Ji-hae to write e-mails to him in her name. As the boy falls in love with her letters, Ji-hae discovers the story of her mother's romance ...
Style: serious, emotional, touching, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: fall in love, parents and children, romance, love and romance, unfulfilled love, unfulfillment, love triangle, diary, arranged marriage, youth, blind character, love affair ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, contemporary, 60s
Place: korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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 5.1
 182
Picnic (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The son of the richest man in town wants to marry the town's beauty queen, but she meets a more interesting stranger who just got off the train.
Style: realistic, tense, emotional, serious
Plot: love triangle, rivalry, social differences, lifestyle, americana, society, social relations, friends, friendship, small town, fall in love, romance ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
A Perfect Stranger (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A television movie based on "A Perfect Stranger," Danielle Steel's novel about an attorney who falls in love with the young wife of a wealthy man who is dying.
Style: sexual, serious, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love triangle, love affair, infidelity, love and romance, romance, couples, dishonesty, family problems, aging, unfulfillment, fall in love, crumbling marriage ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
What the Day Owes the Night (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 162 min.
Story: Algeria, the 1930s. Younes is nine years old when he is put in his uncle's care in Oran. Rebaptized Jonas, he grows up among the Rio Salado youths, with whom he becomes friends. Emilie is one of the gang; everyone is in love with her. A great ...
Style: touching, sentimental, realistic, serious, emotional ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: youth, coming of age, friendship, revolution, political unrest, rebellion, teenage love, true love, romance, love and romance, friends, society ...
Time: 20th century, 30s
Place: algeria
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.2
 270
Anna Karenina (1985)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Tragic Anna leaves her cold husband for dashing Count Vronsky in 19th-century Russia.
Style: serious, emotional, classic literature, psychological, gloomy ...
Plot: infidelity, betrayal, tragic love, love triangle, tragic hero, family relations, love affair, fall in love, destructive relationship, unsupportive spouse, forbidden love, tragedy ...
Time: 19th century
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.4
 427
Ronnie & Julie (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In this modern day version of 'Romeo and Juliet,' a rising hockey star and a figure skater with a bright future fall in love. However, they find themselves on opposite sides of the rink due to the fierce rivalry between their parents.
Style: emotional, serious, sincere, touching, sentimental ...
Plot: hockey, teen angst, state affairs, family relations, high school, politics, couples, teenage life, love affair, youth, unfulfillment, romance ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Crown Prince (2006)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Austria, France, Germany, Italy
Duration: 180 min.
Story: A great Empire, once famous for its enlightened traditions, is taken over by a ruthless political establishment. Religious fundamentalists and national separatists are tearing at the fabric of its liberal society. Under the influence of his ...
Style: realistic, epic, atmospheric, serious
Plot: tragic love, society, social differences, politics, betrayal, infidelity, heroes, parents and children, couple relations, unfulfillment, state affairs, fall in love ...
Time: 1890s
Place: austria, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.7
 422
Lost Paradise (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 119 min.
Story: The tragic tale of two lovers whose passion burns so intensely it destroys them.
Style: touching, sentimental, sexual, realistic, emotional ...
Plot: midlife crisis, romance, unfulfillment, unfulfilled love, love and romance, infidelity, tragic love, couples, dishonesty, love affair, sex, extramarital affair ...
Time: 90s
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%