Movies like Betty Blue

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Betty Blue (1986)
 7.4
 16K
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: sexy, sexual, atmospheric, erotic, psychological, gloomy, serious, realistic, melancholic, meditative ...
Plot: beach, obsession, restaurant, borderline personality disorder, romance, strong sexual content, sexual relations, misfit, couple relations, tragic love, love and romance, destructive relationship, fall in love, mentally unstable, hopes, love affair, human nature, couples, drugs/alcohol, manic, petty job, uncontrollable, mental breakdown, kiss, femme fatale ...
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 realistic, serious, sexy and erotic films with plots about love and romance, couples, romance, obsession, male nudity, sex and pornography mostly in Drama, Romance and Thriller genres. Some movies like Betty Blue: Sex and Lucia (2001), An Affair of Love (1999), Rendez-vous (1985), Lie with Me (2005), 9½ Weeks (1986). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.1
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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: erotic, sexual, sexy, captivating, serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: sexual relations, lust, strong sexual content, island, hopes, lesbian, waitress, erection, couple relations, romance, starting over, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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, psychological, sexual, talky, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: sexual relations, strong sexual content, love affair, psychoanalyst, romance, couples, fall in love, sex, hotel, love and romance, psychologist, bathtub ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: europe, france, paris france, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.6
 2K
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: gloomy, sexual, sexy, realistic, psychological ...
Plot: love triangle, friendship, obsession, ghost, lust, love, roommate, forbidden love, unfulfillment, sexual relations, couple relations, infidelity ...
Time: 80s
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.3
 14K
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, bleak ...
Plot: strong sexual content, erection, lust, passionate interest, love and romance, sexual relations, couple relations, obsession, couples, sex, nursing, romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 6.0
 35K
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: sex scene, dangerous attraction, strong sexual content, bdsm, sexual relations, erotica, obsession, destructive relationship, mysterious character, passionate interest, love and romance, couples ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, coney island brooklyn new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
In the Realm of the Senses (1976)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Japan, France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Based on a true story set in pre-war Japan, a man and one of his servants begin a torrid affair. Their desire becomes a sexual obsession so strong that to intensify their ardor, they forsake all, even life itself.
Style: sexual, erotic, pre war, sexy, disturbing ...
Plot: obsession, sexual relations, explicit sex, strong sexual content, tragic love, geisha, jealousy, passion, master and servant, prostitute, gays and lesbians, severed penis ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century, pre world war two
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ 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, psychological, disturbing, stylized ...
Plot: strong sexual content, sexual relations, sex, self discovery, tragedy, apartment, obsessive love, explicit sex, love, destructive relationship, love and romance, fall in love ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Beyond the Clouds (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Germany, Italy
Duration: 110 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, realistic, gloomy, sexual ...
Plot: infidelity, love triangle, romance, midlife crisis, filmmaking, dishonesty, couples, human nature, lovers reunited, destructive relationship, love and romance, couple relations ...
Place: europe, italy, france, mexico, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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 6.1
 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: psychological, erotic, sexy, sexual, emotional ...
Plot: obsession, love triangle, midlife crisis, sexual relations, dangerous attraction, destructive relationship, love affair, femme fatale, infidelity, passionate interest, sexual obsession, sex ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.8
 15K
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, forbidden love, dangerous attraction, incest, love triangle, love affair, father son relationship, scandal, extramarital affair, voyeur ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: paris france, brussels belgium, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.6
 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: sincere, enigmatic, non-linear, psychological, gloomy ...
Plot: divorce, rape, infidelity, sex, family life, up and down relationship, romance, family problems, introspection, couples, couple relations, love affair ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, paris france, italy, sicily
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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: touching, feel good, romantic, enigmatic, atmospheric ...
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, love affair, couple relations, fall in love, rise and fall, blind character, painting, life is a bitch, love, dishonesty, beggar, painter ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: europe, france, paris france, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 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, emotional, realistic, touching, gloomy ...
Plot: gay, coming out, depression, beach, gay teenager, gays and lesbians, romance, coming of age, dysfunctional family, fall in love, love and romance, couple relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: europe, frankfurt germany, france, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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, gloomy, realistic, serious, enigmatic ...
Plot: obsession, love, love triangle, girl, violin, romance, unfulfilled love, couple relations, couples, fall in love, love and romance, unfulfillment ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, europe, geneva switzerland, hungary, brussels belgium ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 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: realistic, psychological, serious, gloomy, melancholic ...
Plot: incest, penetration, romance, femme fatale, chaos, couples, family relations, power relations, introspection, human nature, obsession, siblings relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, germany, europe, normandy
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 7.2
 32K
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, sexy, sexual, psychological, cynical ...
Plot: sexual relations, femme fatale, dangerous attraction, infidelity, destructive relationship, obsession, passionate interest, love affair, sex addict, love and romance, couple relations, couples ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.1
 11K
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, sincere, erotic, enigmatic, artsy ...
Plot: strong sexual content, erection, cheating wife, infidelity, couple relations, love and romance, obsession, bartender, sex, sex scene, one night stand, sexual relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, europe, england, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.6
 11K
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: erotica, sexual relations, sexual awakening, dangerous attraction, manipulations, love affair, forbidden love, love triangle, love and romance, destructive relationship, seduction, sex scene ...
Time: 80s
Place: rio de janeiro, brazil, latin america, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Lady Chatterley's Lover (1981)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France, West Germany
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: infidelity, sexual relations, master and servant, love triangle, obsession, social differences, adultery, betrayal, wheelchair, nurse, servant, disability ...
Time: 1910s, 80s
Place: england, europe, france, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.8
 34K
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: talky, atmospheric, sexy, realistic, clever ...
Plot: friendship, love triangle, marriage, promiscuity, german, musician, prostitute, jealousy, adultery, new wave, polyamory, romance ...
Time: 1910s, 30s, 20th century, 20s, post world war one ...
Place: france, europe, germany, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Turkish Delight (1973)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Sort of a cross between "Love Story" and an earthy Rembrandt painting, this movie stars Rutger Hauer as a gifted Dutch sculptor who has a stormy, erotic, and star-crossed romance with a beautiful young girl. The story follows the arc of ...
Style: realistic, erotic, serious, psychological, gloomy ...
Plot: sculptor, strong sexual content, explicit sex, terminal illness, couples, dishonesty, exploit, destructive relationship, couple relations, unfulfillment, romance, life is a bitch ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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, realistic, serious ...
Plot: infidelity, photographer, waitress, friendship, mistress, love triangle, invasion, womanizer, artist, communism, surgeon, breasts ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s, year 1968
Place: switzerland, central europe, usa, europe, soviet union ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.2
 30K
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, captivating, serious, romantic ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: forbidden love, love affair, fall in love, lust, sexual relations, infidelity, older woman younger man relationship, sexual tension, dishonesty, parents and children, friendship, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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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: sexual, gloomy, touching, realistic, atmospheric ...
Plot: tragic love, memory loss, terminal illness, unfulfillment, romance, life is a bitch, love and romance, sexual relations, love affair, opposites attract, sex addict, prodigy ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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, psychological, emotional, serious, meditative ...
Plot: friendship, midlife crisis, human nature, romance, couple relations, love and romance, couples, drinking, depression, betrayal, older man younger woman relationship, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 90s
Place: paris france, tokyo, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 7.2
 102K
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, sexy, sexual, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: incest, strong sexual content, sexuality, sexual relations, friends, lovers, male nudity, rebelliousness, rebellion, protest, desire, youth ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century, year 1968
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Another Nine & a Half Weeks (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, UK, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: John flies over to Paris to find out his girlfriend Elizabeth. He finds a mysterious fashion designer named Lea and her assistant Claire, and it turns out that Lea was Elizabeth's friend in Paris. Lea says to John that Elizabeth married and ...
Style: serious, realistic, erotic, suspense, tense ...
Plot: love, lust, dangerous attraction, destructive relationship, passion, lovers reunited, obsession, love triangle, male female relationship, anger, prostitute, sex ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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: realistic, psychological, atmospheric, serious, sexual ...
Plot: obsession, titanic, infidelity, romance, haunted by the past, dishonesty, couples, love and romance, contests and competitions, couple relations, unfulfillment, obsessive quest ...
Time: 1910s
Place: france, england, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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: sentimental, touching, serious, psychological, stylized ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: romance, love and romance, fall in love, couple relations, love affair, couples, looking for love, train, school, widower, widow, love ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.4
 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: disturbing, sexual, psychological, offbeat, realistic ...
Plot: obsession, necrophilia, youth, sexual relations, romance, love and romance, destructive relationship, love affair, couples, sex, suicide, male nudity ...
Time: 90s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%