Movies like Benedetta

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Benedetta (2021)
 6.8
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Benedetta (2021)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: France, Belgium, Netherlands
Duration: 131 min.
Story: The story of Sister Benedetta Carlini, a 15th century nun who was hailed as a visionary but later accused of fabricated miracles, homosexuality and other charges, and imprisoned for 35 years.
Style: sexy, lgbt cinema, psychological, tense, sentimental, suspenseful, melancholic
Plot: nun, lesbian romance, lesbianism, lesbian, convent, lgbt, lesbian sex, lesbian relationship, female masturbation, romance, lesbian seduction, catholicism, court, mother superior, thief, sexual torture, love, love and romance, fall in love, couples, couple relations, self sacrifice, plague, torture, suicide ...
Time: 17th century, 15th century
Place: italy, europe, florence, florence italy

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Most similar movies to Benedetta

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out touching, realistic, sincere and sexy films with plots about lesbian, lgbt, lesbian kiss, lesbian relationship, lesbian romance, lesbian sex and love and romance mostly in Drama, Romance and Biography genres. Some movies like Benedetta: Disobedience (2017), Vita & Virginia (2018), The Girl King (2015), Portrait of a Lady on Fire (2019), I Can't Think Straight (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Disobedience (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Ireland, UK, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A woman learns about the death of her father. She returns to her Orthodox Jewish home and falls in love with her best childhood friend who is now married to her cousin.
Style: melancholic, depressing, sincere, ambiguous ending
Audience: chick flick
Plot: lesbian, female nudity, lgbt, lesbian love, lesbian romance, lesbian sex, forbidden love, lesbian relationship, lesbian attraction, orthodox jew, infidelity, lesbian interest ...
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Vita & Virginia (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: Ireland, UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Socialite Vita Sackville-West and literary icon Virginia Woolf run in different circles in 1920s London. Despite the odds, the magnetic Vita and the beguiling Virginia forge an unconventional affair, set against the backdrop of their own strikingly ...
Style: factual, sentimental, psychological, captivating
Plot: lesbian romance, first lesbian experience, lgbt, lesbian love, lesbian couple, polyamory, lesbian relationship, lesbian, female writer, bisexual woman, anxiety, doomed love ...
Time: 1920s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Girl King (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Finland, Canada, Germany, Sweden
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A portrait of the brilliant, extravagant Kristina of Sweden, queen from age six, who fights the conservative forces that are against her ideas to modernize Sweden and who have no tolerance for her awakening sexuality.
Style: captivating, realistic, emotional, serious, stylized ...
Plot: lesbian interest, lesbian, lesbian romance, queen, royal family, lesbian sex, head of state, heir to the throne, forbidden love, love interest, royal court, love and romance ...
Time: 17th century
Place: sweden, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Portrait of a Lady on Fire (2019)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 122 min.
Story: On an isolated island in Brittany at the end of the 18th century, an artist is commissioned to paint a young woman's wedding portrait.
Style: touching, scenic, disturbing, romantic, bleak ...
Plot: lesbian, lesbian romance, lesbian relationship, lesbian love, lesbian couple, lesbian attraction, painter, lesbianism, lesbian sex, lgbt, forced marriage, island ...
Time: 18th century
Place: brittany
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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I Can't Think Straight (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 82 min.
Story: I Can't Think Straight is a 2007 romance movie about a London-based Jordanian of Palestinian descent, Tala, who is preparing for an elaborate wedding. A turn of events causes her to have an affair and subsequently fall in love with another ...
Style: semi serious, touching, realistic, sincere, humorous ...
Plot: lesbian romance, lgbt, lesbian, lesbian love, lesbian relationship, gays and lesbians, coming out, lesbian sex, lesbianism, self discovery, love and romance, romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: middle east, europe, london, jordan
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Loving Annabelle (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Annabelle is the wise-beyond-her-years newcomer to an exclusive Catholic girls school. Having been expelled from her first two schools she's bound to stir some trouble. Sparks fly though when sexual chemistry appears between her and the Head of ...
Style: touching, emotional, erotic, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: lesbian, lesbian romance, older woman younger woman relationship, lgbt, forbidden love, teachers and students, teacher student relationship, school, lesbian sex, love affair, lesbianism, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia, melbourne australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Secret Diaries of Miss Anne Lister (2010)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In nineteenth century Yorkshire wealthy orphan Anne Lister lives with an aunt and uncle, anxious for her to marry well and blissfully unaware that she is a lesbian,recording her thoughts and exploits in a coded diary. When her lover Mariana Belcombe ...
Style: captivating, stylized, emotional, touching, serious ...
Plot: lesbian romance, lesbian relationship, lesbian, lesbianism, feminism, lesbian sex, lesbian couple, forbidden love, love and romance, marriage, betrayal, orphan ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
Place: england, europe, yorkshire
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
My Days of Mercy (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The daughter of a man on death row falls in love with a woman on the opposing side of her family's political cause.
Style: romantic, sad, serious, psychological
Plot: lgbt, lesbian relationship, lesbian, lesbian sex, sister sister relationship, opposites attract, death sentence, protestor, brother sister relationship, death row, social realism, showdown ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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 6.6
 2K
Purple Sea (2009)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Nothing - not her father, not the church - can stop unruly Angela from being with her childhood best friend turned great love, Sara. Based on a true story, Viola di Mare, presents a uniquely engaging portrait of family, community and gender roles in ...
Style: serious, touching, sexy, disturbing, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: lesbian relationship, lgbt, lesbian, lesbian romance, lesbianism, forbidden love, village life, gender, lesbian sex, island, family relations, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 19th century
Place: sicily, italy, mediterranean sea
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Desert Hearts (1985)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The story of straight-edge literature professor Vivian who travels to Reno to get away from a relationship breakup when she falls in love with an attractive and unconventional girl named Cay.
Style: sexy, sentimental, touching, realistic, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: lesbian, lgbt, lesbian sex, lesbian romance, romance, divorce, coming out, couples, fall in love, love affair, love and romance, gender ...
Time: 50s, year 1959
Place: nevada, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Below Her Mouth (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: An unexpected affair quickly escalates into a heart-stopping reality for two women whose passionate connection changes their lives forever.
Style: erotic, romantic, captivating, psychological
Plot: lesbian sex, lesbian relationship, lesbian love, lesbian, lesbian couple, lesbian romance, lesbianism, lgbt, lesbian lover, erotica, female orgasm, lesbian interest ...
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.7
 5K
Summertime (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In 1971, Carole and Delphine meet and fall in love in Paris. When Carole follows Delphine back to her family farm in Limousin, the two find lesbianism and feminism are not as easy in the countryside.
Style: sincere, erotic, sweet, pink cinema
Plot: lesbian, lgbt, lesbian relationship, lesbian sex, feminism, mother daughter relationship, farm, love, countryside, fall in love, female nudity, mother daughter conflict ...
Time: year 1976, year 1971, 70s
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Imagine Me & You (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: During her wedding ceremony, Rachel notices Luce in the audience and feels instantly drawn to her. The two women become close friends, and when Rachel learns that Luce is a lesbian, she realizes that despite her happy marriage to Heck, she is ...
Style: sentimental, semi serious, sexy, romantic, stylized ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: lesbian, lesbian romance, lesbian love, lgbt, lesbian relationship, coming out, gays and lesbians, lesbian couple, love affair, love triangle, couple relations, wedding ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, europe, tower bridge london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
When Night Is Falling (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A prudish woman, working on tenure as a literacy professor at a large urban university, finds herself strangely attracted to a free-spirited, liberal woman whom works at a local carnival which comes to town.
Style: erotic, sexy, sexual, experimental, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: lesbian romance, lesbian love, lgbt, lesbian, lesbian relationship, lesbian sex, gays and lesbians, gay slur, bisexual woman, sexual relations, romance, strong female presence ...
Time: 90s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Anatomy of a Love Seen (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: From Writer/Director Marina Rice Bader (Executive Producer Elena Undone, A Perfect Ending) comes this film within a film that explores love in all its painful and messy glory. Six months ago Zoe and Mal fell for each other while filming a love ...
Style: serious, touching, realistic, captivating, humorous ...
Plot: lesbian romance, lesbian, lesbianism, love and romance, filmmaking, romance, rising to stardom, couples, love affair, breakup, love story, relationships ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.8
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Kiss Me (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Sweden, Denmark, Germany
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Mia (Ruth Vega Fernandez) and Frida (Liv Mjönes), both in their thirties, meet each other for the first time at their parents' engagement party. Mia's father, Lasse (Krister Henriksson), is about to get married to Frida's mother, ...
Style: sincere, realistic, touching, serious
Plot: lesbian romance, lesbian love, lgbt, lesbian, lesbian relationship, lesbian sex, coming out, love and romance, romance, sexual content, engagement, girlfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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100%
 6.1
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Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A hotel room in the center of Rome serves as the setting for two young and recently acquainted women to have a physical adventure that touches their very souls.
Style: sexual, sexy, atmospheric, erotic, serious ...
Plot: lesbian sex, sexual relations, gays and lesbians, lesbian, lesbian love, lesbianism, lesbian romance, sex scene, female masturbation, lgbt, love and romance, lesbian relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: rome italy, italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Liz in September (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Venezuela
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A terminally ill lesbian bonds with a woman who lost her son to cancer.
Style: captivating
Plot: lesbian romance, lesbian, seduction, lesbian attraction, lgbt, lesbian seduction, lesbianism, lesbian love, relationships, strong female presence, seductress, lesbian relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Summerland (2020)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A woman during the Second World War opens her heart to an evacuee after initially resolving to be rid of him.
Style: melancholic, sincere, psychological, touching, sentimental ...
Plot: lesbian romance, lesbianism, lesbian relationship, lesbian love, lesbian couple, world war two, love, schoolboy, countryside, lesbian interest, lgbtq, lesbian ...
Time: 1940s, 1920s
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.6
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Freeheld (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK, France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: New Jersey car mechanic Stacie Andree and her police detective girlfriend Laurel Hester both battle to secure Hester's pension benefits after she was diagnosed with a terminal illness.
Style: uplifting, sad, touching, romantic
Plot: older woman younger woman relationship, lesbian relationship, lesbian, lgbt, equality, cancer, lesbian sex, strong female character, female detective, love, legacy, legal action ...
Place: new jersey
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100%
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Eloise (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A sensuous and ethereal story of two young women falling in love for the first time. Young, beautiful Àsia lies in a coma, her mother and boyfriend keeping constant vigil by her side. In flashback we see what led up to her accident, her life ...
Style: serious, realistic, sincere, sexy, romantic ...
Plot: lesbian love, lesbian, lesbian romance, lesbian relationship, lgbt, gays and lesbians, lesbian sex, lesbian couple, forbidden love, lifestyle, love affair, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Girl/Girl Scene: The Movie (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: The lives and loves of a close-knit group of young gay ladies as they make their way in a not-so-modern world.
Style: teen sex comedy, lgbt cinema, twist ending, erotic, disturbing ...
Plot: lesbian relationship, lesbian love, lesbian romance, lesbian couple, lesbian, lgbt, lesbianism, erotic dream, lesbian attraction, lesbian sex, lesbian seduction, lesbian friend ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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The Handmaiden (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 145 min.
Story: 1930s Korea, in the period of Japanese occupation, a new girl (Sookee) is hired as a handmaiden to a Japanese heiress (Hideko) who lives a secluded life on a large countryside estate with her domineering Uncle (Kouzuki). But the maid has a secret. ...
Style: melancholic, erotic, tense, twists and turns, atmospheric ...
Plot: lesbian relationship, lesbian romance, lesbian sex, lesbian, lesbianism, lesbian love, lust, seduction, jealousy, inheritance, escape, maid ...
Time: 1930s
Place: japan, south korea, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 11K
Gentleman Jack (2019)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 60 min.
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Story: Halifax, West Yorkshire, England, 1832. Anne Lister attempts to revitalize her inherited home, Shibden Hall. Most notably for the time period, a part of her plan is to help the fate of her own family - by taking a wife.
Style: thought provoking, captivating, psychological, suspense
Plot: lesbian, lgbt, strongman, love and romance, social relations, society, private vs public, discrimination, female protagonist, rivalry, heroes, british history ...
Time: 19th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
A Perfect Ending (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: This intimate drama follows Rebecca, a woman who has kept her sexuality a secret from her friends but chooses to reveal it to a stranger. While Rebecca's revelations may not yield the results she expects, a perfect ending is still in reach.
Style: sexy, touching, sincere, serious, realistic ...
Plot: lesbian, lesbian romance, lesbian sex, first lesbian experience, lesbian relationship, lgbt, prostitute, strong sexual content, lesbian couple, self discovery, lesbian interest, lesbian cunnilingus ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Ava's Impossible Things (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: When her mother makes a shocking request, sheltered Ava struggles with reality, escaping into a dream world where she summons up old friends and long forgotten desires.
Style: sexy, melancholic, psychological, touching, sentimental ...
Plot: lesbian, dream, love and romance, romance, love, couples, gay love, young lovers, love affair, lgbt, couple relations, youth ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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30%
Love Is Not Perfect (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Elena is a beautiful, 35-year-old accomplished woman who has an unhealthy obsession with perfection. Elena's well-ordered life is thrown into chaos, however, when she meets Adriana, an 18-year-old seductive young woman who offers passion and ...
Style: sexy, psychological, lgbt cinema, touching, light ...
Plot: love, lesbian relationship, lesbian, lesbian interest, bisexual girl, fall in love, romance, couple relations, couples, love and romance, youth, friendship ...
Time: 21st century
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Don't Look at Me That Way (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, Mongolia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Hedi is the new neighbor of Iva, who raises her daughter Sophia by herself. The two women start a relationship and Iva is desperately in love with Hedi. Suddenly Iva’s father appears. Hedi feels strongly attracted to him. It seems that only one ...
Style: sexy, psychological, suspense, suspenseful, sincere ...
Plot: adulthood, lgbt, single mother, estranged family member, female nudity, lesbian sex, lesbian relationship, love and romance, couples, fall in love, couple relations, love ...
Time: 21st century
Place: mongolia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.5
 17K
Ammonite (2020)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK, Australia, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: 1840s England, an infamous fossil hunter and a young woman sent to convalesce by the sea develop an intense relationship, altering both of their lives forever.
Style: disturbing, realistic, intellectual, psychological, contemplative
Plot: lesbian romance, lesbian relationship, lesbian couple, lesbianism, lgbt, lesbian sex, lesbian, science, fossil, paleontologist, scientist, female scientist ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1840s
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
15%
How to Disappear Completely (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Poland
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Gerda meets Little Robber Girl in the Berlin subway. There’s only ten, twelve hours until they’ll part ways. The mutual interest turns into love affair and all that ends in the morning. But still there’s a sea of the city to float by night.
Style: touching, melancholic, romantic, sincere, sexy ...
Plot: lesbian love, love, lesbian, big city, female nudity, lesbian sex, female female relationship, love and romance, lesbianism, couples, fall in love, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 21st century
Place: berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%