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5x2 (2004)
 6.6
 9K
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 is elsewhere; Gilles and Marion's joyous wedding; and, finally, the fateful moment when they meet as acquaintances at an Italian beach resort, and their love affair begins.
Style: sincere, enigmatic, non-linear, psychological, tense, gloomy, serious, realistic, complex, reflective ...
Plot: rape, divorce, infidelity, sex, adultery, family life, up and down relationship, romance, family problems, introspection, couple relations, love affair, human nature, couples, crumbling marriage, unfulfillment, wedding, child birth, dishonesty, falling in love, marriage, husband wife relationship, homosexual, ex husband ex wife relationship, voyeurism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, italy, paris france, sicily

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Most similar movies to 5x2

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, melancholic and emotional films with plots about love and romance, adultery, infidelity, couples, couple relations, husband wife relationship and extramarital affair mostly in Drama, Romance and Crime genres. Some movies like 5x2: Faithless (2000), Intimacy (2001), Blue Valentine (2010), We Don't Live Here Anymore (2004), Leaving (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.4
 3K
Faithless (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Sweden, Italy, Germany, Finland, Norway
Duration: 154 min.
Story: Scripted by Ingmar Bergman, this very personal film is about a destructive affair which wrecks the marriage of an actress (Marianne) and musician (Markus). Wanting to continue the affair, Marianne moves in with her lover. But she is tormented by ...
Style: psychological, sincere, tense, lyrical, atmospheric ...
Plot: adultery, betrayal, infidelity, custody, fall in love, love affair, family problems, destructive relationship, crumbling marriage, rivalry, parents and children, love triangle ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: france, sweden, denmark, paris france, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 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, bleak, sincere, serious, erotic ...
Plot: strong sexual content, erection, explicit sex, infidelity, one night stand, couple relations, sex, love and romance, cheating wife, obsession, sex scene, bartender ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, europe, england, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.4
 177K
Blue Valentine (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Dean and Cindy live a quiet life in a modest neighborhood. They appear to have the world at their feet at the outset of the relationship. However, his lack of ambition and her retreat into self-absorption cause potentially irreversible cracks in ...
Style: touching, emotional, psychological, atmospheric, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: crumbling marriage, marriage, couple relations, lust, strong sexual content, marital problem, nurse, dysfunctional family, depression, romance, introspection, up and down relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: pennsylvania, usa, new york, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
We Don't Live Here Anymore (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Married couple Jack and Terry Linden are experiencing a difficult period in their relationship. When Jack decides to step outside the marriage, he becomes involved with Edith, who happens to be the wife of his best friend and colleague, Hank Evans. ...
Style: touching, psychological, sincere, emotional, realistic ...
Plot: infidelity, unfaithful wife, marriage, friendship, adultery, betrayal, forbidden love, love affair, family problems, couples, dishonesty, crumbling marriage ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, england, portland oregon, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Movie in collections
 6.2
 4K
Leaving (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Suzanne is a well to do married woman and mother in the south of France. Her idle bourgeois lifestyle gets her down and she decides to go back to work as a physiotherapist. Her husband agrees to fix up a consulting room for her in their backyard. ...
Style: emotional, captivating, realistic, psychological, touching ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: infidelity, unfaithful wife, cheating wife, cuckolded husband, extramarital affair, forbidden love, crumbling marriage, opposites attract, love affair, family problems, breakup, jealous spouse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.6
 46K
Last Night (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The story follows a married couple, apart for a night while the husband takes a business trip with a colleague to whom he's attracted. While he's resisting temptation, his wife encounters her past love.
Style: melancholic, emotional, romantic, sexy, sincere ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: infidelity, adultery, cheating wife, temptation, old love, lovers reunited, love and romance, ex couple relations, couple relations, trust, moral dilemma, marriage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.2
 196K
Closer (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A witty, romantic, and very dangerous love story about chance meetings, instant attractions, and casual betrayals. Two couples disintegrate when they begin destructive adulterous affairs with each other.
Style: sexy, intellectual, melancholic, psychological, cynical ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: infidelity, adultery, love triangle, photographer, love affair, divorce, marriage, sexual attraction, obsession, depression, complex characters, love at first sight ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, europe, england, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.0
 2K
Come Undone (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, Switzerland, France
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Anna is an accountant for an important insurance firm and lives with her longterm lover Alessio - a man who longs for a stable longterm relationship with children, home, etc. Anna, feeling as though the fire has fizzled in that relationship takes up ...
Style: sincere, touching, serious, realistic, gloomy
Plot: infidelity, extramarital affair, forbidden love, couples, love affair, sex scene, dishonesty, love and romance, crumbling marriage, dull life, family problems, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Movie in collections
 7.5
 9K
Open Hearts (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Denmark
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Cecilie and Joachim are about to get married when a freak car accident leaves Joachim disabled, throwing their lives into a spin. The driver of the other car, Marie, and her family don’t get off lightly, either. Her husband Niels works in the ...
Style: atmospheric, touching, realistic, serious, psychological ...
Plot: hospital, love triangle, love affair, fall in love, destructive relationship, secret love, family problems, crumbling marriage, infidelity, extramarital affair, adultery, love story ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: denmark, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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, atmospheric, serious, psychological ...
Plot: male nudity, infidelity, love triangle, romance, love and romance, love affair, dishonesty, unfulfilled love, fall in love, lovers reunited, couples, filmmaking ...
Place: europe, italy, france, paris france, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.0
 902
La séparation (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In Paris, Pierre and Anne have been living together for a couple of years and they have the eighteen months son Loulou, who stays with the nanny Laurence during the day while they work. Their best friends are the couple Victor and Claire, who also ...
Style: psychological, realistic, sincere, serious, melancholic ...
Plot: betrayal, infidelity, dysfunctional family, family life, tragic love, disintegration, lovers reunited, breakup, romance, family problems, unfulfillment, love affair ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, europe, argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Intimate Strangers (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Because she picked the wrong door, Anna ends up confessing her marriage problems to a financial adviser named William Faber. Touched by her distress, somewhat excited as well, Faber does not have the courage to tell her that he is not a ...
Style: psychological, sincere, touching, suspense, atmospheric ...
Plot: mistaken identity, opposites attract, fall in love, family problems, love and romance, dishonesty, psychologist, crumbling marriage, obsession, impostor, adultery, marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.3
 928
Feelings (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Two seemingly happily married French couples are forced to contend with a number of issues.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sexy
Plot: love affair, infidelity, cheating wife, adultery, love triangle, fall in love, starting over, life turned upside down, couples, family life, romance, family problems ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Those Who Love Me Can Take the Train (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Friends of painter Jean-Baptiste Emmerich gather at a Paris railroad station for a four-hour journey to Limoges, where Emmerich wanted to be buried. The dozen travelers include art historian François and his lover Louis, who develops an interest in ...
Style: realistic, talky, psychological, serious, touching ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, gays and lesbians, profanity, sexual content, love and romance, transvestism, friends, couple relations, dealing with death, contests and competitions, haunted by the past, midlife crisis ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, france, egypt, paris france, cambodia
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.2
 31K
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, older woman younger man relationship, lust, fall in love, sexual relations, infidelity, sexual tension, dishonesty, parents and children, older woman younger man sex, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Them (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A New York couple's relationship is tested after the loss of their child. This film is the wide-released combination of the original two :him and :her volumes that premiered at the Cannes Film Festival.
Style: touching, sincere, meditative, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: love affair, obsession, life turned upside down, romance, hopes, breakup, parents and children, couple relations, family relations, crumbling marriage, couples, unfulfillment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, connecticut, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
His Secret Life (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: When Antonia's husband Massimo is killed in a car accident, she accidentally discovers that he has been having a same-sex affair with a produce wholesaler named Michele.
Style: sentimental, touching, emotional, serious, sincere ...
Plot: aids, friendship, infidelity, transsexual, understanding, dishonesty, human nature, love affair, family problems, manipulations, gay relationship, death in the family ...
Time: contemporary
Place: milan italy, istanbul turkey, rome italy, spain, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Kiss Me Again (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 139 min.
Story: A look at the lives of Carlo, Giulia, and their friends some 10 years after the events of L'Ultimo bacio.
Style: serious, realistic, emotional, touching, melancholic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: dishonesty, true love, couple relations, love affair, hopes, infidelity, couples, family life, human nature, breakup, love and romance, family problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Movie in collections
 7.5
 103K
Little Children (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 136 min.
Story: The lives of two lovelorn spouses from separate marriages, a registered sex offender, and a disgraced ex-police officer intersect as they struggle to resist their vulnerabilities and temptations.
Style: sexual, sincere, psychological, disturbing, serious ...
Plot: adultery, strong sexual content, infidelity, extramarital affair, housewife, sexual pleasure, love affair, parenthood, castration, small town, dysfunctional family, suburbs ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.6
 5K
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: psychological, serious, gloomy, sentimental, atmospheric ...
Plot: infidelity, love affair, love triangle, romance, bittersweet, dishonesty, couples, crumbling marriage, couple relations, inadvertently, new wave, love and romance ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: france, europe, japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.6
 16K
Feast of Love (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A meditation on love and its various incarnations, set within a community of friends in Oregon. It is described as an exploration of the magical, mysterious and sometimes painful incarnations of love.
Style: touching, semi serious, sentimental, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: friendship, love, infidelity, wedding, marriage proposal, drug use, romance, love and romance, couple relations, looking for love, couples, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: oregon, usa, portland oregon, san francisco, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.0
 2K
Bliss (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Joseph and Maria are married for six months and Maria still has never had an orgasm with her husband. They begin to visit mysterious doctor Baltazar who teaches them how to reach ecstasy in sex.
Style: erotic, serious, realistic, neurotic, emotional ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: sex therapist, marriage, infidelity, psychology, betrayal, starting over, sexualized violence, sexual dysfunction, sexual abuse, sexual arousal, hospital, depression ...
Time: 90s
Place: seattle washington, vancouver, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Lady Chatterley (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Belgium, France
Duration: 168 min.
Story: French adaption of DH Lawrence's infamous novel about forbidden passion across the class divide. Winner of the 2007 Cesar Award for Best Film.
Style: touching, sincere, romantic, sexy, serious ...
Plot: infidelity, sexual relations, extramarital affair, forbidden love, passion, fall in love, sexual desire, dysfunctional marriage, paralysis, pianist, class distinction, sex ...
Time: 20th century, 20s
Place: europe, france, mediterranean sea, riviera
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 7.9
 131K
Before Midnight (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Greece
Duration: 109 min.
Story: We meet Jesse and Celine nine years on in Greece. Almost two decades have passed since their first meeting on that train bound for Vienna.
Style: sentimental, atmospheric, meditative, talky, intense ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: couple relations, midlife crisis, romance, summer vacation, friends, relationship vs career, hopes, marriage, vacation, hotel, french, hotel room ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: greece, paris france, chicago illinois, vienna
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.7
 21K
Elegy (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Cultural critic David Kepesh finds his life -- which he indicates is a state of "emancipated manhood" -- thrown into tragic disarray by Consuela Castillo, a well-mannered student who awakens a sense of sexual possessiveness in her teacher.
Style: sincere, suspenseful, sexy, serious, erotic ...
Plot: teacher student sex, age difference, older man younger woman relationship, love and romance, obsession, teachers and students, older man younger woman sex, infidelity, couples, danger, critic, teacher student relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Time to Leave (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Romain, 31, a photographer, learns that a malignancy may kill him within a few months. Decisions: treatment? work? how to tell his lover and his family. He remembers the sea and himself as a child. He stares in the mirror. He's cruel: facing ...
Style: touching, intellectual, realistic, sincere, talky ...
Plot: gay, terminal illness, fashion photographer, tumor, self discovery, siblings relations, couple relations, sibling relationship, family relations, love and romance, couples, actor's life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 7.3
 5K
To Our Loves (1983)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A portrait of youth in bloom; a tale of one family's dissolution; a reflection upon the danger and the mystery in living. Sandrine Bonnaire plays Suzanne, a free spirit and the vessel for an almost Brontëan choler. She's 16, and men ...
Style: serious, gloomy, psychological, realistic, sexual
Plot: infidelity, coming of age, looking for sex, introspection, downfall, human nature, couples, teenage life, love and romance, family problems, juvenile delinquency, self discovery ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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, realistic, contemplative, gloomy, serious ...
Plot: obsession, love, love triangle, girl, violin, romance, couple relations, unfulfilled love, couples, artists and showbiz, fall in love, love and romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, europe, hungary, geneva switzerland, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
In the Mood for Love (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A melancholy story about the love between a woman and a man who live in the same building and one day find out that their husband and wife had an affair with each other. More and more the two meet during their daily lives as they determine that they ...
Style: atmospheric, melancholic, art house, psychological, emotional ...
Plot: love affair, infidelity, loneliness, newspaper, adultery, marriage, forbidden love, coincidence, neighbor, romance, guilt, lovers ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, 20th century, year 1966, year 1962
Place: hong kong, singapore, japan, asia, cambodia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.2
 18K
Lantana (2001)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Australia, Germany
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Plagued with grief over the murder of her daughter, Valerie Somers suspects that her husband John is cheating on her. When Valerie disappears, Detective Leon Zat attempts to solve the mystery of her absence. A complex web of love, sex and deceit ...
Style: emotional, psychological, suspenseful, serious, talky ...
Plot: infidelity, jealousy, psychiatrist, divorce, mystery, human nature, dishonesty, unhappy, police investigation, love and romance, marriage crisis, loneliness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%