Movies like Betty Blue

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Betty Blue (1986)
 7.4
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Betty Blue (1986)
Original name: 37°2 le matin
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Betty Blue, a mentally unbalanced and sexually aggressive free spirit who becomes involved with Zorg, a repairman moonlighting as a writer. The two engage in a variety of sexual encounters, and grow more passionate toward each other. Betty finds Zorg’s book and is aggressively supportive; over time, her instability begin to catch up with her, leading to a grisly and shocking conclusion.
Style: erotic, sexual, sexy, atmospheric, serious, realistic, gloomy, psychological, melancholic, meditative ...
Plot: obsession, borderline personality disorder, beach, restaurant, romance, drugs/alcohol, strong sexual content, couple relations, mental breakdown, kiss, femme fatale, destructive relationship, sexual relations, love and romance, sexuality, couples, mentally unstable, insanity, human nature, love affair, tragic love, fall in love, hopes, misfit, male nudity ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: france, europe, paris france, spain

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Most similar movies to Betty Blue

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, sexy and erotic films with plots about love and romance, obsession, couples, pornography, male nudity, catastrophe and dialogue mostly in Drama, Romance and Thriller genres. Some movies like Betty Blue: Rendez-vous (1985), Lie with Me (2005), Sex and Lucia (2001), An Affair of Love (1999), 9½ Weeks (1986). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.7
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Rendez-vous (1985)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A woman and three men. Nina, who's come to Paris to act and sleeps with any man at hand, meets Paulot, a young estate agent; he's smitten. She also meets Paulot's flatmate Quentin, a compulsive who stalks her. To Paulot's jealous ...
Style: sexual, psychological, serious, gloomy, realistic ...
Plot: love triangle, lust, roommate, obsession, love, forbidden love, ghost, friendship, sexual attraction, desire, sexual obsession, pleasure ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.4
 13K
Lie with Me (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Happily unattached, the sexually voracious Leila satisfies her desires with a host of rapidly changing bed partners, unconcerned about the emotional consequences. But that all changes when she meets an artist looking for a deeper commitment.
Style: sexual, erotic, serious, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: strong sexual content, erection, love and romance, passionate interest, lust, sexual relations, couple relations, couples, obsession, sex, extramarital affair, seduction ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.2
 32K
Sex and Lucia (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Various lives converge on an isolated island, all connected by an author whose novel has become inextricably entwined with his own life.
Style: sexual, erotic, surreal, sexy, serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: sexual relations, sex, island, lust, lesbian, strong sexual content, waitress, hopes, erection, suicide attempt, writer's life, pornography ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
An Affair of Love (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Switzerland, Belgium, Luxembourg
Duration: 80 min.
Story: They recount their impressions to the Interviewer. They met through a magazine ad, She and He. They corresponded through the Internet. He responded to her ad seeking someone to fulfil her fantasy for "a pornographic affair". This is their ...
Style: erotic, sexual, talky, psychological, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: sexual relations, strong sexual content, love affair, romance, couples, fall in love, sex, hotel, love and romance, ring, sex with a stranger, sexual attraction ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: europe, france, paris france, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 5.9
 33K
9½ Weeks (1986)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: An erotic story about a woman, the assistant of an art gallery, who gets involved in an impersonal affair with a man. She barely knows about his life, only about the sex games they play, so the relationship begins to get complicated.
Style: sexy, erotic, sexual, psychological, romantic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: dangerous attraction, sexual relations, love and romance, obsession, mysterious character, erotica, destructive relationship, love affair, sexual awakening, couples, bdsm, strong sexual content ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, coney island brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Last Tango in Paris (1972)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 129 min.
Story: A young Parisian woman begins a sordid affair with a middle-aged American businessman who lays out ground rules that their clandestine relationship will be based only on sex.
Style: erotic, sexual, atmospheric, serious, psychological ...
Plot: sexual relations, strong sexual content, sex, self discovery, apartment, tragedy, love, destructive relationship, extramarital affair, romance, haunted by the past, couples ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Beyond the Clouds (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Germany, Italy
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Made of four short tales, linked by a story filmed by Wim Wenders. Taking place in Ferrara, Portofino, Aix en Provence and Paris, each story, which always a woman as the crux of the story, invites to an inner travel, as Antonioni says "towards ...
Style: touching, erotic, serious, gloomy, sexual ...
Plot: infidelity, love triangle, romance, human nature, couple relations, wife husband relationship, destructive relationship, love affair, sexual relations, unfulfilled love, lovers reunited, midlife crisis ...
Place: europe, italy, paris france, mexico, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.2
 2K
L'ennui (1998)
Genre: Romance, Drama
Country: France, Portugal
Duration: 122 min.
Story: A philosophy teacher restless with the need to do something with his life meets a young woman suspected of driving an artist to his death. He finds the very simple Cecilia irritating but develops a sexual rapport with her. Obsessed with the need to ...
Style: sexual, psychological, erotic, serious, sexy ...
Plot: obsession, midlife crisis, love triangle, youth, unlikely couple, strong sexual content, couple relations, dangerous attraction, destructive relationship, love affair, sexual relations, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Movie in collections
 6.9
 14K
Damage (1992)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France
Duration: 111 min.
Story: The life of a respected British politician at the height of his career crumbles when he becomes obsessed with his son's lover.
Style: sexy, sexual, realistic, gloomy, serious ...
Plot: femme fatale, obsession, infidelity, love triangle, forbidden love, dangerous attraction, scandal, voyeur, politician, extramarital affair, sex, love affair ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: paris france, brussels belgium, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.7
 8K
5x2 (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: As young French couple Gilles and Marion officially separate, we see, in reverse order, the milestone moments in their relationship: Gilles revealing his unfaithfulness at a tense dinner party; Marion giving birth to their premature son while Gilles ...
Style: gloomy, serious, realistic, tense, sincere ...
Plot: divorce, marriage, infidelity, sex, rape, voyeurism, wedding, cheating wife, romance, strong sexual content, crumbling marriage, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, paris france, sicily, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Lady Chatterley's Lover (1981)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France, West Germany, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A film adaptation of D.H. Lawrence's novel. After a crippling injury leaves her husband impotent, Lady Chatterly is torn between her love for her husband and her physical desires. With her husband's consent, she seeks out other means of ...
Style: erotic, sexual, sexy, serious, realistic ...
Plot: master and servant, sexual relations, infidelity, love triangle, obsession, social differences, betrayal, adultery, dysfunctional marriage, wheelchair, extramarital affair, disability ...
Time: 1910s, 80s
Place: england, europe, britain, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.7
 5K
Come Undone (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Story of two gorgeous, young French boys who begin a passionate relationship that boils over and threatens to destroy both their lives. Shy Mathieu is 18-years-old and on summer vacation in the south of France. He spends his days lazily sunning ...
Style: sexual, sentimental, serious, realistic, sincere ...
Plot: coming out, gay, depression, beach, gays and lesbians, coming of age, romance, fall in love, male friendship, gay relationship, summer vacation, relationship problems ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: europe, frankfurt germany, france, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.2
 30K
Bitter Moon (1992)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: France, UK, USA
Duration: 139 min.
Story: An embittered husband, paralyzed and in a wheelchair, buttonholes a complete stranger and begins to tell him the story of his marriage. The stranger would like to escape, but cannot. For one thing he grows fascinated by the story. For another he is ...
Style: erotic, sexual, psychological, sexy, serious ...
Plot: infidelity, femme fatale, obsession, dangerous attraction, destructive relationship, sexual relations, cruise, ship, couple relations, love affair, love and romance, passionate interest ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 4.5
 10K
Wild Orchid (1989)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A woman lawyer becomes mesmerized by a self-made millionaire during an encounter in Rio setting off a series of erotic encounters.
Style: erotic, sexy, sexual, atmospheric, melancholic ...
Plot: sexual relations, erotica, love and romance, sexual awakening, manipulations, dangerous attraction, forbidden love, love affair, love triangle, destructive relationship, sexual pleasure, millionaire ...
Time: 80s
Place: rio de janeiro, brazil, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.2
 96K
The Dreamers (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France, Italy
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A young American studying in Paris in 1968 strikes up a friendship with a French brother and sister. Set against the background of the '68 Paris student riots.
Style: erotic, sexual, atmospheric, serious, sexy ...
Plot: incest, sexuality, love and romance, sexual relations, rebelliousness, friends, rebellion, protest, youth, desire, lovers, love triangle ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, year 1968
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
A Heart of Stone (1992)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Beautiful violin virtuoso Camille has two obsessions: the music of Ravel, and a friend of her husband's who crafts violins. But his heart seems to be as cold as her playing is passionate.
Style: psychological, serious, realistic, gloomy, enigmatic ...
Plot: obsession, love, violin, girl, love triangle, romance, fall in love, friends, love and romance, unfulfillment, couples, musician's life ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, europe, brussels belgium, hungary, geneva switzerland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.9
 32K
Jules and Jim (1962)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In Paris, before WWI, two friends, Jules (Austrian) and Jim (French) fall in love with the same woman, Catherine. But Catherine loves and marries Jules. After the war, when they meet again in Germany, Catherine starts to love Jim... This is the ...
Style: atmospheric, talky, serious, sexy, realistic ...
Plot: friendship, love triangle, marriage, adultery, musician, prostitute, jealousy, new wave, love, romance, promiscuity, german ...
Time: 1910s, 20s, 30s, 20th century, post world war one ...
Place: france, europe, paris france, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Lovers on the Bridge (1991)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Set against Paris' oldest bridge, the Pont Neuf, while it was closed for repairs, this film is a love story between two young vagrants: Alex, a would be circus performer addicted to alcohol and sedatives and Michele, a painter driven to a life ...
Style: gloomy, serious, stylized, realistic, uplifting ...
Audience: date night
Plot: snow, fireworks, subway, prison, romance, rise and fall, couple relations, love affair, fall in love, dishonesty, love and romance, couples ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: europe, france, paris france, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Movie in collections
 6.2
 28K
Adore (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia, France
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Lil and Roz are two lifelong friends, having grown up together as neighbors in an idyllic beach town. As adults, their sons have developed a friendship as strong as that which binds their mothers. One summer, all four are confronted by simmering ...
Style: sexy, emotional, serious, captivating, atmospheric ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: love affair, forbidden love, fall in love, infidelity, sexual relations, couples, parents and children, love and romance, friends, friendship, beach, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.8
 4K
Pola X (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Switzerland, Germany, Japan
Duration: 134 min.
Story: A writer leaves his upper-class life and journeys with a woman claiming to be his sister, and her two friends.
Style: serious, realistic, gloomy, psychological, melancholic ...
Plot: incest, femme fatale, romance, mysterious character, unsimulated sex, obsession, destructive relationship, hopes, love and romance, couples, family relations, power relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, europe, germany, normandy
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Unbearable Lightness of Being (1988)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 171 min.
Story: Successful surgeon Tomas leaves Prague for an operation, meets a young photographer named Tereza, and brings her back with him. Tereza is surprised to learn that Tomas is already having an affair with the bohemian Sabina, but when the Soviet ...
Style: sexy, sexual, erotic, clever, serious ...
Plot: infidelity, waitress, photographer, surgeon, fondling, love triangle, friendship, fall in love, womanizer, mistress, invasion, romance ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s, year 1968
Place: switzerland, europe, prague, soviet union, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Young & Beautiful (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Isabelle, a 17-year-old student, loses her virginity during a quick holiday romance. When she returns home, she begins a secret life as a prostitute for a year.
Style: sexual, erotic, serious, psychological, talky ...
Audience: teens
Plot: prostitute, lust, strong sexual content, teenage girl, sexual exploration, sexual relations, teenage life, sex scene, teenage prostitution, coming of age, prostitution, older man younger woman relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, cote d'azur, paris france, tokyo, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.5
 3K
Kissed (1996)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Over the years, a child's romantic ideals about death blossom into necrophilia, the study of embalming and the most profound relationship of her life.
Style: sexual, disturbing, atmospheric, serious, psychological ...
Plot: obsession, necrophilia, romance, destructive relationship, love affair, sexual relations, love and romance, youth, couples, sex, suicide, male nudity ...
Time: 90s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Movie in collections
 6.2
 10K
Intimacy (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, UK, Germany, Spain
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Jay, a failed musician, walked out of his family and now earns a living as head bartender in a trendy London pub. Every Wednesday afternoon a woman comes to his house for graphic, almost wordless, sex. One day Jay follows her and finds out about the ...
Style: sexual, bleak, realistic, sincere, serious ...
Plot: strong sexual content, erection, infidelity, couple relations, love and romance, obsession, unsimulated sex, bartender, couples, love affair, hotel room, blow job ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, europe, england, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
My Nights Are More Beautiful Than Your Days (1989)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A most whimsical, hurly-burly quasi-autobiographical love romp from the master of operatic intellectual romance! French pop star Jacques Dutronc is a genius computer programmer diagnosed with a terminal brain disease, and Sophie Marceau is the ...
Style: serious, talky, atmospheric, realistic, emotional ...
Plot: tragic love, memory loss, terminal illness, strong sexual content, love affair, resort, romance, eroticism, love and romance, unfulfillment, prodigy, tragic hero ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.6
 3K
Happiness (1965)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Though married to the good-natured, beautiful Thérèse, young husband and father François finds himself falling unquestioningly into an affair with an attractive postal worker.
Style: serious, atmospheric, realistic, gloomy, sentimental ...
Plot: romance, crumbling marriage, couple relations, infidelity, love affair, new wave, love triangle, love and romance, couples, fall in love, dishonesty, unfulfillment ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: europe, france, japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Chambermaid on the Titanic (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy, Germany, Spain
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Horty, a French foundry worker, wins a contest and is sent to see the sailing of the Titanic. In England, Marie, saying she is a chambermaid on the Titanic and cannot get a room, asks to share his room. They do, chastely; when he awakens, she is ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, realistic, psychological, sexual ...
Plot: obsession, titanic, infidelity, romance, couple relations, haunted by the past, love and romance, couples, contests and competitions, obsessive quest, dishonesty, unfulfillment ...
Place: france, england, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Late August, Early September (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A story about the transition from late youth to early maturity, the film follows several friends and lovers as they come to make decisions on how to live their lives--getting a job more in harmony with ones ideals, committing to a lover, giving up a ...
Style: talky, emotional, serious, realistic, clever ...
Plot: friendship, midlife crisis, human nature, romance, hopes, love and romance, unfulfillment, couples, life is a bitch, friends, couple relations, terminal illness ...
Time: 90s
Place: paris france, tokyo, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.9
 45K
Lolita (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, France
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Urbane professor Humbert Humbert marries a New England widow to be near her nymphet daughter.
Style: erotic, sexual, psychological, melancholic, cynical ...
Plot: forbidden love, lolita, pedophile, obsession, older man young girl relationship, virginity, destructive relationship, lust, pedophilia, teenager, incest, desire ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1920s, 1940s, 1950s
Place: new england, cannes
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
A Man and a Woman (1966)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A man and a woman meet by accident on a Sunday evening at their childrens' boarding school. Slowly, they reveal themselves to each other, finding that each is a widow.
Style: touching, sentimental, serious, realistic, psychological ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: romance, couple relations, widower, widow, fall in love, school, train, love and romance, couples, looking for love, love affair, love ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%