Movies like The Inner Life of Martin Frost

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The Inner Life of Martin Frost (2007)
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The Inner Life of Martin Frost (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Spain, Portugal, France, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A writer awakens one day to find a strange but beautiful woman in bed with him. He quickly falls in love with her, thinking he has found his muse, but as time passes she becomes more and more unattainable.
Style: psychological, atmospheric, serious, realistic, gloomy, contemplative
Plot: ghost, love and romance, couples, introspection, lifestyle, fall in love, writer's life, unfulfilled love, artists and showbiz, unfulfillment, passion, figment, love, writers, illness, unrequited love, nudity (full frontal - brief), country house, fever, aspiring writer, uncle niece relationship, muse, niece, plumber, dying woman ...

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, psychological and contemplative films with plots about unfulfillment, love and romance, couples, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, introspection and fall in love mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like The Inner Life of Martin Frost: Multiple Sarcasms (2010), Amour Fou (2014), Cet amour-l? (2001), White Nights on the Pier (2014), Milk (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Multiple Sarcasms (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Gabriel is a man who on the surface has it all-successful professional life as an architect, a beautiful wife, Annie, and a devoted young daughter, Elizabeth. But slowly it dawns on him that he is not really happy. Gabriel decides that he wants to ...
Style: realistic, psychological, atmospheric, gloomy, touching ...
Plot: self discovery, midlife crisis, family life, couple relations, introspection, writer's life, family relations, couples, artists and showbiz, unfulfillment, playwright, crumbling marriage ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, new york
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Amour Fou (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Austria, Luxembourg, Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A "romantic comedy" based loosely on the suicide of the poet Henrich von Kleist in 1811.
Style: atmospheric, serious, psychological, realistic, touching ...
Plot: suicide, poet, love and romance, writer's life, human nature, couples, tragic love, loneliness, playwright, aristocracy, society, family relations ...
Time: 19th century, 1810s, 18th century
Place: germany, europe, prussia
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92%
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Cet amour-l? (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Cet Amour-là is an intimate portrait of a legendary love affair. Set against the beauty of the Breton seaside, it is also a film that revels in the insights that Marguerite Duras' writing affords.
Style: emotional, psychological, captivating, serious, sincere ...
Plot: lifestyle, love and romance, hopes, soldier, family relations, couples, destiny, couple relations, wartime life, fall in love, romance, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
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84%
White Nights on the Pier (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A man walks every night along the jetty. There he meets a young woman who is waiting for the man of her life. Over four nights, they discuss life and he gradually falls in love with her.
Style: serious, stylized, atmospheric, talky, realistic ...
Plot: love and romance, romance, introspection, fall in love, unfulfillment, seaport, love
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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Milk (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey, France, Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A high school graduate, Yusuf could not pass the university entrance exam. Writing poetry is his greatest passion and some of his poems are being printed in various obscure literary journals. But neither these poems, nor the rapidly falling price of ...
Style: realistic, art house, psychological, atmospheric, captivating ...
Plot: youth, coming of age, adolescence vs adulthood, introspection, leaving home, teenage love, teenage life, farm, small town, hopes, family relations, unfulfillment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: turkey
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77%
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Bonsai (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile, Argentina, Portugal, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young writer recounts an earlier romance in hopes of attracting his new love interest.
Style: touching, serious, realistic, atmospheric, gloomy
Plot: writers, couples, couple relations, bittersweet, unfulfillment, writer's life, student, neighbor, love, poem, nudity (full frontal - brief), artists and showbiz ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chile, latin america
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76%
The High Pressures (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Miguel travels to Pontevedra, his hometown, with the request of serching for some locations for a movie. His trip takes him back to the place where he grew up, meeting up with some old friends, but also leads him to the possibility of a new ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic, gloomy, contemplative
Plot: friendship, love and romance, fall in love, artists and showbiz, self discovery, workplace, workplace situations, hopes, introspection, human nature, small town, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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Whale Music (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Shot around the breathtaking coastline of B.C.'s Howe Sound, Whale Music is the triumphant adaptation of Paul Quarringaton's Governor General's Award-winning novel about the redemption of a faded rock star through love and music. ...
Style: sentimental, psychological, humorous, serious, realistic ...
Plot: musician, groupie, runaway teen, recluse, older man younger woman relationship, music business, sibling rivalry, infidelity, nudity (full frontal - brief), lifestyle, human nature, love and romance ...
Time: 90s
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64%
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Mitch Albom's For One More Day (2007)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A suicidal former baseball player is granted one more day with his deceased mother.
Style: serious, touching, psychological, realistic
Plot: redemption, lifestyle, ghost, hopes, rehabilitation, athlete's life, life is a bitch, rise to the top, ambition, family problems, human spirit, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
The Absent Season (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When love has to compete with artistic inspiration and memories from a sheltering past come to take the artist to imaginary worlds that exist deep in his mind. This is the story of young Adrian, pianist and composer, in love with his sister and ...
Style: psychological, atmospheric, sentimental, captivating, sexy ...
Plot: forbidden love, love affair, musician's life, cause and meaning, family relations, unfulfillment, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, romance, loneliness, love and romance, unfulfilled love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chile, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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The Letter (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Portugal, Spain
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A well-bred, lovely, spiritual, sad young woman marries an attentive physician who loves her. She feels affection but no love. Soon after, without design, she falls in love with Pedro Abrunhosa, a poet and performance artist. He also loves her. She ...
Style: realistic, serious, gloomy, contemplative
Plot: couples, couple relations, fall in love, love triangle, unfulfilled love, moral dilemma, unfulfillment, love and romance, singer, car accident, nun, letter ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: portugal, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Labour of Love (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Set in the crumbling environs of Calcutta, Labour of Love is a lyrical unfolding of two ordinary lives suspended in the duress of a spiralling recession.
Style: realistic, atmospheric, sincere, touching, serious ...
Plot: love and romance, couple relations, working class, couples, romance, introspection, society, solitude, bittersweet, unfulfilled love, unfulfillment, love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Particles of Truth (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Life, love, and the fear of failing... Lilli Black, battling her painful memories and the secrets surrounding her dying father, collides into the complicated and obsessive life of Morrison Wiley on the streets of New York City. This peculiar love ...
Style: realistic, psychological, serious, gloomy
Plot: estrangement, couples, life is a bitch, human nature, family relations, family life, family problems, introspection, dysfunctional family, mental illness, haunted by the past, drug abuse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Godard's Passion (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Switzerland
Duration: 88 min.
Story: While shooting a film, the director becomes interested in the unfolding struggle of a young factory worker that has been laid off by a boss who did not like her union activities.
Style: realistic, serious, psychological, atmospheric, contemplative
Plot: filmmaking, artists and showbiz, society, actor's life, unfulfillment, legal action, politics, lifestyle, couples, infidelity, obsession, hotel ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Fourplay (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: This romantic comedy deals with the fleeting attractions between men and women. When American Ben arrives in London to become a writer on a well-known sitcom, he never dreamed that he would end up in a complex love quadrangle. Sitcom star Carly is ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, clever, humorous, sentimental
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: infidelity, friends, romance, love and romance, fall in love, couples, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, actor's life, looking for love, couple relations, love affair ...
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Irene (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A video diary shot and recorded by the filmmaker, using little more than his imagination and the happenstance and flow of the everyday, finally layering in a lifetime of memories.
Style: touching, psychological, serious, sentimental, realistic ...
Plot: introspection, couple relations, couples, love and romance, hopes, dealing with death, artists and showbiz, unfulfillment, unfulfilled love, filmmaking, death, loss of loved one ...
Time: year 1972
Place: france, europe, lyon, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Love Forbidden (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Rodolphe Marconi writes, directs, and stars in the coming-out drama Défense d'Aimer (Love Forbidden). Marconi plays Bruce, a young student from Paris who accepts a fellowship in Rome. He takes a flat at the Villa Medicis and writes full time. ...
Style: sexy, serious, psychological, atmospheric, realistic ...
Plot: gay, lgbt, love affair, romance, intrigue, lifestyle, coming out, fall in love, bisexual, gays and lesbians, lgbtq, gay interest ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: rome italy, paris france, italy, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.8
 329
When the Night (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 114 min.
Story: After meeting during their vacation, two young people with solitary lives suddenly come into a relationship that could benefit both of them.
Style: serious, realistic, touching, gloomy, contemplative
Plot: love and romance, family relations, fall in love, unfulfillment, unfulfilled love, haunted by the past, parents and children, mother son relationship, mountain, snow, female director
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 20th century, 90s
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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The Strange Case of Angelica (2010)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: Portugal, Spain, France, Brazil
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A magical tale about a young photographer who falls madly in love with a woman he can never have, except in his dreams. Late one night, Isaac is summoned by a wealthy family to take the last photograph of a young bride, Angelica, who mysteriously ...
Style: atmospheric, emotional, captivating, realistic, serious ...
Plot: hotel, death in the family, loss of daughter, family relations, ghost, fall in love, photographer, couples, romance, friendship, death, supernatural ...
Time: 20th century, 50s
Place: portugal, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Green Room (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Based on the Henry James short story "The Altar of the Dead", in which a man becomes obsessed with the many dead people in his life and builds a memorial to honor them. This film is also based on other short story by Henry James, "The ...
Style: serious, realistic, psychological, emotional, atmospheric ...
Plot: death, tragic love, reporter, love story, world war one, couples, bishop, mentally unstable, life is a bitch, betrayal, love and romance, investigation ...
Time: 1920s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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The Ape (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young writer, nearing a mental breakdown caused by his family and boss, moves into an apartment occupied by a walking, talking, foul-mouthed ape in a Hawaiian shirt and Converse High Tops.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, captivating, tense ...
Plot: midlife crisis, mentally unstable, love and romance, unlikely couple, couples, fall in love, lifestyle, dark humor, writer's life, family life, nothing goes right, monkey ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Momma's Man (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In Momma's Man an adult decides to escape the pressures of life and return to his old bedroom at his parents' house. An odd premise, but executed with skill and tenderness.
Style: realistic, emotional, psychological, sincere, captivating ...
Plot: midlife crisis, family problems, introspection, eccentric family, family relations, love and romance, family life, pregnancy, parents and children, unfulfillment, mother son relationship, relationship problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Romantic Englishwoman (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France
Duration: 116 min.
Story: What is real and what is fiction? Faced with writer's block with his novel, Lewis Fielding turns to a film script about a woman finding herself after his wife Elizabeth returns from Baden Baden. She didn't quite find herself there but had ...
Style: psychological, captivating, thought provoking, light, humorous ...
Plot: novelist, poet, drug smuggling, manipulation, family problems, dishonesty, romance, lifestyle, love triangle, destructive relationship, infidelity, writer's block ...
Time: 70s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Drift (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Man in relationship connects with another man and tries to make love-triangle work. (Canadian)
Style: sexual, sincere, psychological, touching, sentimental ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, novelist, breakup, serial killer, introspection, gay, couples, moral dilemma, fall in love, tragic love, drug abuse, youth ...
Time: 90s
Place: canada, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Posthumous Memories (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Portugal, Brazil
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Free adaptation of Machado de Assis' classic. The narrator is a rich dead man, who tells us about his life and times, making fun of both.
Style: suspense, cynical, surreal, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: love and romance, society, human nature, introspection, fall in love, satire, unfulfillment, wooing, dark humor, nudity (full frontal - brief), coffin, horse drawn carriage
Time: 19th century
Place: brazil, rio de janeiro, latin america
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44%
Special Treatment (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Luxembourg, Belgium
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Drawing some intriguing parallels between the work of the prostitute and that of the psychiatrist-both have clients, both charge for sessions, both take on roles that serve the needs, psychological or otherwise, of those they serve, Jeanne ...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, psychological, semi serious ...
Plot: hopes, life is a bitch, lifestyle, estrangement, doctors and patients, introspection, human nature, psychoanalyst, female nudity, making love, sex scene, power relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
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43%
Cold Water of the Sea (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Costa Rica, France, Spain, Netherlands, Mexico
Duration: 83 min.
Story: On New Year's holidays, Mariana (21) and Rodrigo (30) drive to the coast where he has to sell a property. There, they find Karina (7), late at night and in the middle of nowhere. She tells then she ran away from home.
Style: serious, realistic, atmospheric, psychological, gloomy ...
Plot: mysterious character, social differences, introspection, obsession, couple relations, society, lifestyle, little girl, beach, twentysomething life, ocean, lie ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: latin america, costa rica
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Hello Lonesome (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Lonely since his wife left him and alienated from his daughter, a cantankerous voice-over artist strikes up an unlikely friendship with his regular deliveryman. Many suburbs away, an elderly widow loses her license to drive and turns to her wry ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, sentimental, psychological ...
Plot: love and romance, couples, friendship, couple relations, unfulfillment, lifestyle, golden years, friends, estrangement, aging, loneliness, multiple storylines ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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42%
The Lather Effect (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: On the eve of selling her mother's house, a thirty-something housewife wakes up to a hangover surrounded by her best friends from high school...
Style: humorous, semi serious, talky, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: friendship, friends, couples, love and romance, looking for love, introspection, couple relations, singleness, hopes, unfulfillment, lifestyle, adolescence vs adulthood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Inside (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A man's life, thoughts, feelings and his very own darkness... Adapted from Dostoevsky's novel "Notes from Undergroud", Demirkubuz follows Muharrem as he gets himself invited to a party where he is not welcome, just to find ...
Style: realistic, psychological, serious, art house, captivating ...
Plot: human nature, introspection, cause and meaning, hopes, artists and showbiz, writer's life, humiliation, loneliness, existentialism, party, losing-it hero, unfulfillment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: turkey
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41%