Movies like A Pharisee

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A Pharisee (2014)
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A Pharisee (2014)
Original name: 바리새인
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Seung-gi has been living under a strict father, blaming himself everytime when a natural but uncontrollable desire surges from inside of him. However, because he can't spurt that desire in reality, every night Seung-gi shares passionate love with a mystery woman in his dreams. He meets Eun-ji ("Viki") a senior from school and gets provoked by her as well as Soo-jeong who he's had a crush on forever.
Style: psychological, captivating, disturbing, erotic
Plot: relationships, family relations, father daughter relationship, tragic love, love affair, male female relationship, relationship problems, family problems, love story, love interest, longing, strict father, couple relations

Most similar movies to A Pharisee

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, psychological, disturbing and sincere films with plots about relationships, love affair, male female relationship, couple relations, relationship problems, love interest and love story mostly in Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like A Pharisee: Siyah Inci (2017), Communication & Lies (2015), Human Touch (2004), Janani (2006), Spring Awakening (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Siyah Inci (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: Hazal, beautiful young girl is engajed with Kenan, handsome young fisherman. The day before their wedding, Hazal is forced to marry Vural, successful businessman who fall in love with her since the first time he saw her working on his birthday party ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, captivating
Plot: love, love triangle, couple relations, family relations, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, romantic relationship, relationships, family problems, relationship problems, love interest, love story, in love ...
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95%
Communication & Lies (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A film about a man and one woman who do absurdly crazy things. But although their shocking behaviors are outrageous, but it remains not just as some spectacles. When the communication between two comes to fail, it suddenly arouses subtle sorrows.
Style: disturbing, psychological, captivating, suspense
Plot: insanity, relationships, love affair, relationship problems, mentally unstable, mental illness, male female relationship, tragic love, life is a bitch, couple relations, love story, anger ...
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92%
 5.9
 161
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 ...
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81%
 4.4
 41
Janani (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Film about a young heir to a toy company who has gotten a young lady pregnant. But were they unknowingly related to one-another?
Style: captivating, psychological, disturbing
Plot: love affair, relationships, star crossed lovers, love story, family disapproval, family problems, family relations, fall in love, love interest, tragic love, couple relations, romantic relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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Spring Awakening (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Young adults growing up in an oppressed society, finding ways to fight back and discovering as individuals who they truly are.
Style: captivating, psychological, disturbing
Plot: social problems, relationships, relationship problems, society, male female relationship, lifestyle, youth, couple relations, love affair, love interest, young couple, self discovery ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 5.1
 102
365 Days (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 110 min.
Story: This film tracks a hasty marriage through its first 365 days.
Style: psychological, disturbing, captivating
Plot: marriage crisis, marriage, husband wife relationship, troubled marriage, tragic love, male female relationship, couples, family problems, family relations, love affair, relationship problems, relationships ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
Hectopascal: Sensual Call Girl (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Mio is a woman who owns a funeral parlor in a small port town. After losing her husband, her libido suddenly awakens. A typhoon rips through the town. Not only does she provide funeral services for the grieving parties but also attends to their ...
Style: psychological, sincere, disturbing, suspense
Plot: relationship problems, small town, couples, in love, star crossed lovers, loss of husband, couple relations, tragic love, funeral home, love story, fall in love, sexually dissatisfied wife ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
My Girl and I (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Su-ho is a plain high school boy, and Su-eun is a bright and beautiful girl in the same school. For some unknown reason, Su-eun has a crush on the boy, and for equally mysterious reasons she rescues Su-ho in the sea (though he doesn’t know who ...
Style: disturbing, captivating, psychological
Plot: love, tragic love, couple relations, in love, saving a life, love and romance, unfulfilled love, couples, love interest, romantic relationship, relationship problems, love affair ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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 451
The Left Ear (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: China
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Li Er, a 17 year old girl who has great difficulty hearing out of her left ear, is rejected after confessing her love to a boy, Xu yi. Instead the boy is in love with Li Bala, a girl who is in fact in love with Zhang Yang. Li Er befriends Li Bala, ...
Style: psychological, captivating, disturbing, sentimental, sincere
Plot: love and romance, teenage love, hearing, deaf child, relationship problems, romance, tragic love, deafness, relationships, unrequited love, love interest, love affair ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 5.1
 36
Love Me (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Twenty-year-old Maria is a troubled and lonely girl who falls in love with the grounded and patient Adam. He is the first boyfriend to treat her nicely, but Maria struggles with her past and the relationship with her dad, who left her when she was ...
Style: captivating, romantic, entertaining
Plot: parent child relationship, father daughter relationship, young couple, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, road trip, relationships, indecision, couple relations, family problems, relationship problems, male female relationship, family relations ...
Place: oslo norway
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68%
Deep Blue Dream (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 76 min.
Story: While still in cinema school, Diego stood out as one of the most promising students, directing successful shorts. However, coming to the job market, he can not establish himself as a filmmaker, being forced to film wedding ceremonies.
Style: psychological, captivating, disturbing
Plot: loneliness, relationships, male female relationship, love story, in love, fall in love, couple relations, love interest, love affair, social awkwardness, relationship problems, director ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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Anna Karenina (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: In late-19th-century Russian high society, St. Petersburg aristocrat Anna Karenina enters into a life-changing affair with the dashing Count Alexei Vronsky. An eight part adaptation of Leo Tolstoy's "Anna Karenina" from Vronsky's ...
Style: psychological, captivating, disturbing
Plot: tragic love, love, betrayal, aristocrat, military hospital, unrequited love, unfulfilled love, relationship problems, love affair, couple relations, love story, suicide ...
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 7.5
 109
Apricot Groves (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Armenia, Iran
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Aram, the Iranian Armenian youth who has immigrated to the US in childhood returns to Armenia for the first time to propose to an Armenian girlfriend Aram met and lived with in the US. Aram sees many cultural, religious, and national differences on ...
Style: disturbing, captivating, psychological
Plot: cultural difference, family relations, cross cultural relations, love affair, homecoming, culture shock, family problems, relationship problems, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, male female relationship, relationships, love interest ...
Place: armenia, yerevan
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
One Percent More Humid (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A pair of childhood friends reunite during their summer break from college and deal with a traumatizing experience from their past.
Style: captivating, disturbing, psychological
Plot: friendship, best friends, relationship problems, grownups, couple relations, relationships, love story, summer vacation, love affair, confronting the past, love interest, tragic love ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 4.9
 331
Yes&Yes (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Sasha is a young girl living in a block flat with her family in Moscow. Once she falls in love with Antonin, a bohemian artist and hard drinker. Their short love affair is pulling her down, to the bottom of her subconscious. Overwhelmed with ...
Style: captivating, psychological
Plot: female teacher, love affair, male female relationship, love interest, relationships, couple relations, love story, school teacher, painter, drug overdose, hallucination, menage a trois ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
August Never Ends (2021)
Genre: Drama
Country: China
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A story revolving around two friends with very different personalities - the no-nonsense and rebellious Weiyang and the idealist 'Princess' Qiao. When Xiao Qiao met Weiyang, the two easily became close friends. However, Xiao Qiao's ...
Style: captivating, sincere, disturbing
Plot: relationship vs career, love and romance, couple relations, looking for love, friendship, love triangle, in love, best friends, love story, co worker co worker relationship, fall in love, love interest ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Banat (The Journey) (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, Romania, Bulgaria
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Bari, a city caught in the relentless economic crisis. Ivo is an agronomist, but the lack of opportunities pushes him to accept a job in the fertile region of Banat in Romania. Clara has just ended a relationship and is about to lose her job at the ...
Style: disturbing, captivating, psychological
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60%
The Man Who Loves (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 103 min.
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Style: captivating, psychological, disturbing
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⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Playing with Fire (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Three prosperous women, including a mother and her daughter, fall for a seductive man in Colombia's Coffee Triangle.
Style: disturbing, psychological, captivating
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⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
I Dare You to Leave (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
TV show
Story: A heartbreaking story in which power, obsession, and desire will tragically mark the love between Paulina and Adrián who will fight for their love against all odds, even if it takes their life.
Style: captivating, sincere, psychological, disturbing
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⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Sex Life of Plants (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After a head injury makes a dimwit stranger out Barbara's beloved Guille, she ceases to feel desire for him. Nearing 35, and longing for motherhood, she settles with a new partner, while the memory of lost love harrows her.
Style: psychological, captivating
Plot: relationships, relationship problems, marital problem, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, wanting a baby, choice, family problems, male female relationship, family life, family relations, couple relations, sex scene ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Gisela (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Gisela is a young wife and mother, living in a working class German Housing Scheme. She is a supermarket cashier, her husband a delivery driver. The marriage is stale but together they are working their way up into the middle class. George and ...
Style: psychological, captivating, disturbing, suspense
Plot: love triangle, forbidden love, jealousy, relationship problems, opposites attract, love affair, romantic triangle, cheating wife, relationships, tragic love, male female relationship, love interest ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Ask God For Forgiveness... Not Me (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: The story of Renata Flores del Angel, a young woman from a wealthy family who falls for Pablo Ramos, the foreman of her father's estate.
Style: tense, captivating, suspense
Plot: forbidden love, love triangle, father daughter relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, in love, relationship problems, male female relationship, lovers apart, love and romance, love story, fall in love, family problems ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Watercolor Postcards (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A Hollywood actress and a former NFL star strive to save a troubled Texas town while bonding over their shared love of a very special 10-year-old girl who has found herself alone in the world for the very first time.
Style: psychological, captivating, disturbing
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⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
High Resolution (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An adaptation of Tao Lin’s beloved cult novel "Taipei". As one relationship collapses, another blooms for Erin, swept into the world of Paul Chen, a mysterious, charismatic author. When he proposes documenting every aspect of their ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, captivating
Plot: couple relations, love affair, life is a bitch, romance, seduction, love interest, relationship problems, relationships, male female relationship, love and romance, in love, romantic obsession ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Ana's Desire (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Ana and her son Mateo live in a middle class apartment in Mexico City. The family routine takes a turn when Juan arrives to visit them after several years of absence. The reunion unleashes memories and secrets of their past that Ana will have to ...
Style: captivating, disturbing, psychological
Plot: confronting the past, love interest, mystery, love story, family secret, lifestyle change, changing lives, love affair, ex girlfriend, relationship problems, unfulfilled love, male female relationship ...
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53%
The Third Way of Love (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: China
Duration: 113 min.
Story: "The Third Way of Love" tells the sad love story of Lin Qi Zheng, who is from a rich family, and Zhou Yu who is a smart and beautiful lawyer.
Style: tense, suspense, disturbing, psychological, captivating
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Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
My Sister’s Girlfriend (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 65 min.
Story: Reiko is a sister who is studying with his successful lawyer brother Sato as a role model. She joins Saburo who is a motivator of the same subject, and she introduces Saburo’s sister, Maya, to her brother to turn her brother’s heart, who does ...
Style: romantic, captivating, entertaining
Plot: relationships, love and romance, in love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, couples, couple relations, fall in love, love story, romantic relationship, love interest, male female relationship, love affair ...
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50%
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Hirugao (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Set 3 years after the drama series. Kitano Yuichiro comes to give a lecture in the town where divorcee Sasamoto Sawa now lives quietly. The two meet again and their love story continue.
Style: captivating
Plot: love affair, teacher, marital problem, relationship problems, troubled marriage, tragic love, family problems, love story, dysfunctional marriage, cheating on husband, male female relationship, husband wife relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Metamorphosis (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A story about a friendship between talented famous musician and eleven years old girl.
Style: sincere, psychological, disturbing, captivating
Plot: pianist, love story, love interest, love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, relationships, musician's life, musician, forbidden love, love and romance, music, love affair ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%