Movies like The Killing of Two Lovers

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The Killing of Two Lovers (2020)
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The Killing of Two Lovers (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: David desperately tries to keep his family of six together during a separation from his wife. They both agree to see other people but David struggles to grapple with his wife’s new relationship.
Style: psychological, atmospheric, captivating, suspense, disturbing
Plot: husband wife relationship, open marriage, family relations, male female relationship, parents, separation, open relationship, relationship problems, family problems, crumbling marriage, marital problem, moral ambiguity, marriage crisis, relationships, obsession, betrayal, unrequited love, jealousy, adultery, couples, tragic love, society, unfulfilled love, extramarital affair, marriage ...

Most similar movies to The Killing of Two Lovers

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, psychological, disturbing and suspense films with plots about male female relationship, family problems, family relations, husband wife relationship, marital problem, relationship problems and relationships mostly in Drama, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like The Killing of Two Lovers: Jadviga's Pillow (2000), The Affair (2004), Otilia Rauda (2001), Shadow People (2007), A Woman's Life (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Jadviga's Pillow (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 130 min.
Story: The film is the filmed version of Pál Závada's novel of the same title, which was first published in 1997 and soon became a bestseller. The story takes place during World War I and afterwards in a small town in south-eastern Hungary. It tells ...
Style: captivating, psychological, disturbing, suspense
Plot: adultery, world war one, husband wife relationship, forbidden love, dysfunctional marriage, marital problem, relationships, unhappy marriage, love triangle, family problems, love affair, cheating girlfriend ...
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The Affair (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A lonely housewife finds new life in a liaison with a free-spirited man in this romantic drama. Isolated in a remote home, Jean (Kelsey Oldershaw) feels suffocated in her marriage to uptight architect Paul (Horatio Ledon). An affair with her ...
Style: captivating, disturbing, psychological, suspense
Plot: adultery, affair, marriage, male female relationship, unhappy marriage, dysfunctional marriage, marital problem, love triangle, family problems, marital crisis, marital infidelity, romantic triangle ...
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90%
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Otilia Rauda (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Otilia is both blessed with a body that is the epitome of feminine perfection and cursed by an ugly mole that mars her beautiful face. The juxtaposition between fabulous beauty and disfigurement proves unsettling for the villagers and she grows up ...
Style: psychological, captivating, suspense, disturbing
Plot: venereal disease, sexual tension, disfigured face, cuckold, relationship problems, husband wife relationship, male female relationship, marriage, marital problem, relationships, dysfunctional marriage, family problems ...
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78%
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Shadow People (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Dan and Gretchen, a couple with a secretive past and a failing relationship, rent a guest house from another couple in California's San Fernando Valley. But jealousy and betrayal turn a casual friendship into a game of manipulation and ...
Style: psychological, captivating, erotic
Plot: cheating wife, open marriage, jealous woman, infidelity, seductress, unhappy marriage, adultery, love triangle, jealousy, husband wife relationship, seduction, family problems ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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A Woman's Life (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Normandy, 1819. Jeanne is a young woman full of childish dreams and innocence when she returns home after finishing her schooling in a convent. She marries a local Viscount, Julien de Lamare, who soon reveals himself to be a miserly and unfaithful ...
Style: captivating
Plot: couples, husband wife relationship, adultery, infidelity, male female relationship, marital problem, family problems, unfulfilled love, love interest, dysfunctional marriage, marriage, love story ...
Time: 19th century
Place: normandy
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The Tree of Blood (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Marc and Rebeca, a young couple, travel to an old country house that used to belong to their family. Once there, they write the shared history of their roots, creating a huge family tree that harbours relationships of love, heartbreak, sex, madness, ...
Style: suspense, psychological, disturbing, captivating
Plot: family secret, infidelity, couple relations, troubled marriage, secret past, tragic love, relationship problems, family problems, cheating girlfriend, russian mafia, secret, schizophrenic ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
We Only Know So Much (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A married woman has an affair with a suicidal lover while caring for her husband's sick relatives.
Style: psychological, disturbing, captivating
Plot: family life, family problems, family relations, marital problem, parents and children, marriage crisis, middle aged woman, kids and family, family, lifestyle, unhappy marriage, elderly ...
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73%
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Hattie (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Hattie is a television film on the life of the British comic actress Hattie Jacques, played by Ruth Jones, her marriage to John Le Mesurier (Robert Bathurst) and her affair with their lodger John Schofield (Aidan Turner).
Style: captivating
Plot: husband wife relationship, husband wife conflict, relationship problems, forbidden love, troubled marriage, dysfunctional marriage, mistress, marital problem, jealous husband, love interest, crumbling marriage, family problems ...
Time: 60s
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73%
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Death Saved My Life (2021)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: On the surface it seems Jade has it all, including a successful marketing career, a husband admired and respected in the community, and a young daughter they both dote on. However, behind closed doors, her life is far from perfect.
Style: psychological, disturbing, captivating, suspense
Plot: lifetime, husband wife relationship, relationship problems, relationship vs career, family problems, troubled marriage, marital problem, secret, mystery, life is a bitch, family relations, unhappy marriage ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 5.2
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Lady's Farm (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: Hanımın Çiftliği is a Turkish drama series. It has been adapted from Orhan Kemal's novel Hanımın Çiftliği. It has been very praised and won numerous awards.
Style: disturbing, captivating, psychological
Plot: male female relationship, love affair, dysfunctional marriage, rich and poor, rich man, unrequited love, marital problem, troubled marriage, unhappy marriage, romance, marriage of convenience, family problems ...
Time: 50s
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71%
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The Key (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A disillusioned Los Angeles based married couple's twisted sexual relationship is told exclusively through their own private journal entries. What results is a visually stunning exploration of obsession, desperation, and lust in this deeply ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, captivating
Plot: sexual frustration, diary, marriage, lust, sex, love hate relationship, sexually dissatisfied wife, erotica, sexual repression, husband wife relationship, jealousy, adultery ...
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70%
 7.0
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Closed Season (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, Israel
Duration: 100 min.
Story: 1942 - Fritz and Emma are hiding Albert, a Jewish refugee, at their remote farm. Since their marriage has remained childless, Fritz asks Albert to sleep with Emma and conceive a child on his behalf.
Style: captivating, psychological
Plot: cuckold, farm, childless couple, jealousy, dysfunctional marriage, jealous husband, childlessness, refugee, marriage crisis, jewish, hiding, troubled marriage ...
Time: 1940s
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Scenes from a Marriage (2021)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 296 min.
TV show
Story: A chronicle of the many years of love and turmoil that bind a contemporary American couple, tracking their relationship as it progresses through a number of successive stages: matrimony, infidelity, divorce, and subsequent partnerships.
Style: psychological, thought provoking, captivating, disturbing
Plot: divorce, marriage, love, cheating wife, husband wife relationship, marital problem, affair, bickering couple, family life, couple relations, couples, family relations ...
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68%
 5.4
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Taksu (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan, Thailand, Indonesia, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Chihiro is depressed and obsessed with his own mortality. Him and his wife, Yuri (Yoko Mitsuya), decide to take a trip to Bali, Indonesia to see his pregnant sister, Kumi (Kiki Sugino). They hope the trip can bring about change.
Style: captivating, disturbing, psychological
Plot: husband wife relationship, seduction, pregnant woman, family problems, marriage crisis, relationship problems, relationships, unhappy marriage, dysfunctional family, family relations, pregnant wife, male female relationship ...
Place: bali, indonesia, asia
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67%
 4.2
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Swingers (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Nicolas (Sébastien Boivin) lives a rather harmonious relationship with Valérie (Natasha M. Leroux), punctuated visits to a swinger club of the city. During a supper with two couples of friends, the audacious Valerie reveals her desire to introduce ...
Style: captivating
Plot: cheating wife, open marriage, open relationship, friendship, jealous husband, swinger party, infidelity, extramarital affair, swinger, jealousy, couple relations, husband wife relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Open Marriage (2017)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: A couple (Tilky Jones, Nikki Leigh) agree to an open relationship with their friends (Kelly Dowdle, Jason Tobias) but are ill-prepared for the jealousy, heartbreak and betrayal that soon follow.
Style: atmospheric, light, captivating, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: open marriage, swinger, swinger couple, infertility, husband wife relationship, up and down relationship, adulterous husband, troubled marriage, family problems, love hate relationship, family relations, male female relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Not by Bread Alone (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 112 min.
Story: During the post-WW2 reconstruction in Russia, bald-headed technocrat Drozhdov equates communism with the empowerment of the ordinary man over the arrogant "specialness" of genius. Dedicated scientist Lopatkin takes refuge in Moscow with ...
Style: psychological, captivating, disturbing
Plot: dysfunctional marriage, family relations, inventor, invention, relationship problems, family problems, male female relationship, marital problem, husband wife relationship, military, world war two, female protagonist ...
Time: post world war two
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66%
Paper Moon Affair (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 82 min.
Story: An enigmatic Japanese woman, abandoned by her wealthy Chinese husband in a remote Pacific Northwest village, becomes entwined in the lives of two rugged locals.
Style: suspense, disturbing, captivating, psychological, inter cultural
Plot: love triangle, extramarital affair, adultery, infidelity, loveless marriage, marital problem, relationship problems, male female relationship, family relations, social misfits, female protagonist, family problems ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Borrowed Bride (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey, Greece
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Ali is 18. His feet are firmly off the ground. The very idea of marriage seems like a game. But the bride's parents are ready and willing. Business ventures will be set up between the families; the arrangement will pay off all round. Ali, ...
Style: captivating, psychological, suspense, disturbing
Plot: teacher, customs, teenage boy, sexual attraction, marriage, male female relationship, wedding preparations and rituals, family, family problems, troubled marriage, relationship problems, relationships ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 5.8
 462
Anger (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina, Netherlands
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Sex, violence, betrayal and madness coalesce in this disturbing drama from Argentinean filmmaker Albertina Carri. Nati is a disturbed young girl living with her father Poldo and mother Alejandra in a remote, hardscrabble farming community. Nati, ...
Style: tense, suspense
Plot: infidelity, cheating wife, marital problem, suspicion of adultery, family problems, adultery, husband wife relationship, social relations, neighbor neighbor relationship, male female relationship, marriage crisis, caught cheating ...
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63%
 4.0
 283
Scars (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The story of a dysfunctional couple, whose problems will inevitably deteriorate their marriage and their son's life.
Style: disturbing, psychological, humorous, captivating, suspense
Plot: domestic violence, troubled marriage, family life, unfulfilled love, family problems, relationship problems, dysfunctional family, family, family relations, unhappy marriage, dysfunctional marriage, marital problem ...
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62%
Somebody's Xylophone (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A married woman obsesses over a hairstylist she becomes involved with.
Style: psychological, disturbing, suspense, captivating
Plot: stalker, obsession, husband wife relationship, beauty salon, slutty attitude, stylist, hairdresser, family problems, relationship problems, love interest, romantic obsession, couples ...
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61%
 5.9
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Human Touch (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 102 min.
Story: To try to raise money for her choir's trip to China, Anna poses nude for an ageing artist and upon seeing the finished results goes on a journey of self discovery.
Style: disturbing, sincere, captivating, psychological
Plot: cheating wife, art, relationship problems, family problems, impotent husband, husband wife relationship, love and romance, relationships, marital problem, couple relations, male female relationship, love story ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Empty Rooms (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 69 min.
Story: "Empty Room is a dark, highly erotic tale of a married couple whose relationship is slowly sliding into oblivion. Bored and sexually frustrated, the wife begins taking lovers while her unemployed husband spends his days wandering aimless around ...
Style: tense, disturbing, captivating
Plot: cheating wife, cuckold, male female relationship, family problems, family relations, bored housewife, relationship problems, marital problem, adultery, infidelity, husband wife relationship, neglected wife ...
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61%
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The Surrogate (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A married couple, struggling to have a child, hires a young woman to be their surrogate, but soon discovers she has a bizarre and deadly agenda.
Style: captivating, psychological, tense, suspense
Plot: obsession, surrogate mother, husband wife relationship, love triangle, tragic love, unrequited love, possessed woman, wanting a baby, forbidden love, surrogate family, infertility, married couple ...
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61%
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Original Bliss (2016)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Germany
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Helen Brindel is trapped in a violent marriage and the prison of her faith when she falls in love with a scholar, Professor Eduard Gluck. But he’s a secret porn addict. Slowly, carefully, two very different individuals get to know each other.
Style: psychological, captivating, disturbing
Plot: marriage crisis, unhappy marriage, psychologist, marriage, desperation, faith, family problems, husband wife relationship, marital problem, dysfunctional family, relationships, family relations ...
Place: berlin germany
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61%
Shoot the Moon (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: After fifteen years of marriage, an affluent couple divorce and take up with new partners.
Style: emotional, realistic, serious, psychological, sexy ...
Plot: family relations, infidelity, divorce, marital crisis, dysfunctional family, unfulfillment, love and romance, life is a bitch, crumbling marriage, parents and children, family in crisis, love affair ...
Time: 80s, 70s
Place: san francisco, california
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61%
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Heaven's Heart (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden, Denmark
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Two couples, old friends, end up in a heated debate over adultery at a dinner party.
Style: psychological, talky, realistic, captivating, clever ...
Plot: infidelity, love affair, best friends, couples, estrangement, unfulfillment, society, anniversary, couple relations, introspection, family problems, marriage ...
Place: sweden, denmark, eastern europe
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60%
Critical Point (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Aline with Valentín. Miroslava with Sergio. Two couples. Two different worlds. One only destiny. Reflected upon one another, their lives intertwine in everyday's story. A story full of conflict and passion, triumph and failure. Thus, their ...
Style: captivating, psychological
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60%
The Only Living Boy in New York (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When a young man learns that his overbearing father is having an affair, he tries to stop it, only to be seduced by the older woman as well.
Style: romantic, captivating, disturbing, emotional, surprise ending
Plot: mistress, extramarital affair, sensuality, male female relationship, relationship problems, relationships, family problems, romantic relationship, grownups, fall in love, love interest, love story ...
Place: manhattan new york city
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60%