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, serious, emotional, sincere, sentimental ...
Plot: politics, romance, political unrest, couples, impossible love, terminal illness, unfulfillment, couple relations, love and romance, fall in love, cliche, tragic love ...
Time: 60s, 80s, 1960s, 1920s
Place: germany, europe, prague, german democratic republic, japan ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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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: gloomy, sentimental, touching, serious, emotional ...
Plot: politics, destiny, love affair, couples, political unrest, reunion, lovers reunited, tragic love, social differences, young lovers, gender, unfulfilled love ...
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: captivating, thought provoking, realistic, serious, emotional ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: pregnancy, love and romance, unfulfillment, artists and showbiz, family relations, romance, unfulfilled love, haunted by the past, couples, love affair, countryside, society ...
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: sentimental, touching, realistic, serious, emotional
Plot: unfulfillment, follow your dream, state affairs, against the rules, family relations, love and romance, head of state, power relations, relationship vs career, hopes, romance, intrigue ...
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: gloomy, serious, realistic
Plot: family business, factory, couples, love affair, fall in love, village, unfulfillment, family relations, infidelity, social differences, society, tragic love ...
Time: 1910s, 1900s, 30s, 20s, 1930s ...
Place: switzerland, france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
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, sexual, sentimental ...
Plot: love affair, couples, romance, couple relations, gays and lesbians, love and romance, lifestyle, love triangle, hotel, female nudity, homosexual, ferry
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s
Place: switzerland, europe, algeria
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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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, emotional, serious
Plot: tragic love, love triangle, couples, family problems, dishonesty, fall in love, school, young lovers, village, infidelity, love affair, redemption ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century, 1800s
Place: galicia
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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: realistic, biting, gloomy, serious, clever
Plot: romance, dealing with death, couple relations, love and romance, betrayal, crumbling marriage, love affair, family problems, couples, death in the family, love triangle, social differences ...
Time: 30s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: europe, england, brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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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, destructive relationship, unfulfillment, crumbling marriage, couple relations, breakup, social differences, lovers reunited, tragic love, society, love affair ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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, serious, emotional, clever, sexual ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: betrayal, estate, love triangle, true love, cinderella story, fall in love, dishonesty, couples, love affair, society, tragic love, lovers reunited ...
Time: 19th century
Place: germany, europe, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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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: serious, emotional, realistic, gloomy
Plot: infidelity, romance, family relations, dull life, love and romance, couple relations, unfulfillment, parents and children, crumbling marriage, love triangle, forbidden love, love affair ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: france, europe, normandy
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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: gloomy, sexual, sentimental, realistic, sincere ...
Plot: military, infidelity, fall in love, strong sexual content, couples, dishonesty, political unrest, love affair, soldier, love triangle, romance, state affairs ...
Time: 30s, 40s, 20th century, year 1944, year 1940 ...
Place: france, germany, europe, algeria, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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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: captivating, serious, emotional, erotic, sexy ...
Plot: lifestyle, deadly, couples, love affair, fall in love, soldier, femme fatale, love triangle, betrayal, obsession, society, tragic love ...
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
The Well-Digger's Daughter (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: It's the beginning of the WWII. South of France. Patricia, 18, is the oldest daughter of a well-digger, Pascal, who considers her a princess because of her moral qualities. She's kind, devoted. One day, she briefly meets a young man, ...
Style: realistic, serious, sentimental, touching
Plot: lovers apart, young lovers, tragic love, soldier, youth, couples, family problems, love affair, pregnancy, countryside, unfulfillment, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 30s
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.1
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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: emotional, serious, sincere, touching, realistic
Plot: infidelity, politics, political unrest, dishonesty, couples, chaos and mayhem, family relations, love and romance, parents and children, couple relations, love triangle, false accusation ...
Time: 30s, 1930s
Place: spain, ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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, touching, gloomy, sentimental, realistic ...
Plot: lust, love triangle, obsession, romance, family relations, unfulfillment, love and romance, unfulfilled love, tragic love, forbidden love, love affair, couples ...
Time: 50s, 20th century
Place: england, europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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: realistic, touching, emotional, sincere, stylized ...
Plot: terminal illness, tragic love, love triangle, unfulfillment, love and romance, self discovery, ambition, lifestyle, life is a bitch, romance, couple relations, couples ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe
⇓ 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, gloomy, touching, emotional ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: state affairs, romance, family relations, unfulfillment, love and romance, siblings relations, tragic love, militant, society, snitch, folk, religions or cults ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: ireland, northern ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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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: love affair, sexual relations, master and servant, social differences, disability, obsession, society, infidelity, love and romance, romance, unfulfillment, couple relations ...
Time: 20s, 20th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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 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: epic, psychological, gloomy, realistic, serious ...
Plot: infidelity, betrayal, tragic love, destructive relationship, crumbling marriage, unfulfillment, unsupportive spouse, romance, love and romance, family relations, dull life, social differences ...
Time: 19th century
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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: sincere, serious, realistic, sexual
Plot: unfulfillment, family relations, love and romance, dull life, couples, love affair, fall in love, family problems, obsession, small town, passionate interest, family in crisis ...
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, emotional, stylized, realistic, touching
Plot: island, love and romance, beach, love triangle, torment, couples, lovers apart, romance, infidelity, sister sister relationship, forbidden love, captain ...
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 relations, romance, family life, society, love affair, family problems, dishonesty, couple relations, love and romance, adultery ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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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, gloomy, psychological, serious, emotional
Plot: soldier, political unrest, fall in love, coming of age, tragic love, society, social differences, politics, infidelity, love triangle, intrigue, dishonesty ...
Time: 20s, 1920s
Place: ireland, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 7.9
 7K
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: realistic, touching, serious, emotional
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: parents and children, unfulfilled love, love and romance, romance, unfulfillment, countryside, forbidden love, diary, youth, arranged marriage, family relations, blind character ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, contemporary, 60s
Place: korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 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: serious, emotional, tense, realistic
Plot: love triangle, couples, fall in love, love affair, small town life, rivalry, friendship, americana, social relations, social differences, small town, friends ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: kansas, usa
⇓ 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, realistic, serious
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love triangle, love affair, infidelity, opposites attract, aging, unfulfillment, romance, love and romance, crumbling marriage, couples, fall in love, family problems ...
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, captivating, serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: rebellion, coming of age, revolution, youth, political unrest, teenage love, true love, friendship, friends, romance, love and romance, young lovers ...
Time: 20th century, 30s
Place: algeria
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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: epic, realistic, atmospheric, serious
Plot: fall in love, love affair, dishonesty, empress, royal family, forbidden love, tragic hero, heroes, couples, political unrest, love and romance, romance ...
Time: 1890s
Place: europe, austria
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Bostonians (1984)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Based on Henry James's novel of the same name. This bittersweet tragicomedy centers on an odd triangle of characters: Basil Ransom, a political conservative from Mississippi; Olive Chancellor, Ransom's cousin and a Boston feminist; and ...
Style: talky, clever, serious, stylized, realistic
Plot: feminist, post civil war, lawyer, infidelity, love triangle, politics, rebellion, social differences, battle of the sexes, gender, society, couple relations ...
Time: 19th century
Place: boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%