Movies like A Place for Lovers

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A Place for Lovers (1968)
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A Place for Lovers (1968)
Original name: Amanti
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Globe-trotting clothes-horse Faye Dunaway, who's harboring a secret, embarks on a 10-day fling with Marcello Mastroianni in Italy. This 1968 film was directed by Vittorio De Sica.
Style: sentimental, sexy, serious, emotional, realistic, sexual
Audience: girls' night
Plot: airport, terminal illness, fashion, forbidden love, romance, womanizer, alcohol abuse, love and romance, life is a bitch, midlife crisis, fall in love, sexual relations, couples, tragic love, love affair, mate swapping, young lovers, nudity (full frontal - brief), lifestyle, doctors and patients, unfulfilled love, ego clash, unfulfillment, losing-it hero, unlikely couple ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: italy, venice, alps

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Most similar movies to A Place for Lovers

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and sexy films with plots about love and romance, romance, couples, unfulfillment, fall in love, love affair and tragic love mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like A Place for Lovers: The Voyage (1974), Love on a Pillow (1962), Marriage Italian Style (1964), The Anonymous Venetian (1970), Eva (1962). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Voyage (1974)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Adriana De Mauro loves Cesar Braggi, but Cesar, honoring his father's dying wish, allows his brother, Antonio, to marry Adriana. As fate wills, Antonio dies in an automobile accident. Adriana's mourning for Antonio ends when Cesar steps in ...
Style: serious, realistic, gloomy, emotional, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: tragic love, love and romance, life is a bitch, unfulfillment, romance, couple relations, unfulfilled love, terminal illness, siblings relations, couples, family relations, aristocrat ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century
Place: sicily, italy, venice, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Love on a Pillow (1962)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A young girl rescues a man from a suicide attempt. He turns out to be a sociopath, who begins to take over her life, abusing her both verbally and emotionally, yet she can't seem to tear herself away from him.
Style: realistic, sentimental, serious, touching, emotional ...
Plot: mental illness, destructive relationship, unfulfillment, romance, love triangle, sexual relations, small town, hotel, unsupportive spouse, pain, lust, jazz ...
Time: 60s
Place: france, paris france, tuscany, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Marriage Italian Style (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In Naples, in the Second World War, the wolf businessman Domenico Soriano meets the seventeen years old whore Filumena Marturano in a brothel during an allied bombing. Two years later, in the post-war, they meet each other by chance and begin a long ...
Style: witty, sentimental, captivating, sexy, realistic ...
Plot: dishonesty, romance, power relations, love triangle, manipulation, femme fatale, love and romance, couples, destructive relationship, couple relations, love affair, infidelity ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 50s, 60s
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Anonymous Venetian (1970)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Without mentioning the reason, Venetian musician Enrico invites his ex-wife Valeria to visit him, and her heart is broken again during their last days together.
Style: realistic, serious, sentimental, touching, emotional ...
Plot: terminal illness, family relations, love affair, tragic love, couple relations, love and romance, cloning, estrangement, unfulfillment, romance, friends, concentration camp ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 70s
Place: venice, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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 6.4
 2K
Eva (1962)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Best-selling author Tyvian Jones has a life of leisure in Venice, Italy, until he has a chance encounter with sultry Frenchwoman Eva Olivier. He falls for her instantly, despite already having wedding plans with Francesca Ferrara. Winning Eva's ...
Style: noir, realistic, serious, gloomy, psychological ...
Plot: lust, novelist, girl, nudity (full frontal - brief), sexual relations, tragic love, fall in love, obsession, infidelity, destructive relationship, dangerous attraction, midlife crisis ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: venice, italy, europe, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.0
 273
The Affair (1973)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A crippled lady songwriter meets an older lawyer, who becomes her first love.
Style: serious, realistic, touching, emotional, sentimental
Audience: date night
Plot: polio, terminal illness, lawyer, love, songwriter, family relations, unfulfillment, love and romance, life is a bitch, romance, young lovers, unlikely couple ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 4.9
 9K
Endless Love (1981)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Two young kids fall in love with each other. But the passion is too consuming for the parents of Jade. The parents try to stop them from seeing each other. But when this doesn't work, David burns down the house and is sent away. This ...
Style: intense, sexy, sentimental, touching, emotional ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, teen drama
Plot: obsession, mental illness, forbidden love, arson, mental institution, coming of age, young lovers, romance, teenager, love, obsessive love, couples ...
Time: 80s, 70s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Bobby Deerfield (1977)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, France
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Bobby Deerfield, a famous American race car driver on the European circuit, falls in love with the enigmatic Lillian Morelli, who is terminally ill.
Style: emotional, touching, serious, realistic, sincere ...
Plot: tragic love, terminal illness, self discovery, couples, love affair, ambition, life is a bitch, romance, hospital, racecar driver, car, formula 1 ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, paris france, florence
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Under the Hawthorn Tree (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: China
Duration: 114 min.
Story: The daughter of a right-winger, schoolgirl Jing Qiu (Zhou Dong-Yu) is sent to the countryside for reeducation, and tasked to help write a textbook. There she meets Lao San (Shawn Dou), a young soldier with a bright future ahead. Despite the class ...
Style: touching, sentimental, sincere, realistic, romantic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: tragic love, romance, social differences, forbidden love, love and romance, youth, revolution, fall in love, unfulfilled love, society, young lovers, village ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 60s
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.1
 2K
Carmen (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain, UK, Italy
Duration: 119 min.
Story: In director Vicente Aranda's adaptation of the classic opera, a French writer documents the seductive power of the beautiful Gypsy Carmen, who turns her charms on a young soldier, awakening his passions but ultimately leading to tragedy. Jose ...
Style: sexy, erotic, captivating, emotional, serious ...
Plot: romance, tragic love, femme fatale, lifestyle, couples, love triangle, love affair, obsession, nudity (full frontal - brief), betrayal, sex, soldier ...
Time: 19th century
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Charlotte Sometimes (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Michael, a young mechanic, is forced to choose between a daring tryst with an alluring stranger and the habitual comfort of his bittersweet obsession: his beautiful young roommate.
Style: sexy, sincere, light, captivating, romantic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love triangle, friendship, unfulfilled love, love and romance, youth, lifestyle, infidelity, auto mechanic, nightclub, aunt nephew relationship, breakup, couples ...
Time: contemporary
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
John and Mary (1969)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: John and Mary meet in a singles bar, sleep together, and spend the next day getting to know each other.
Style: talky, realistic, serious, sentimental, psychological ...
Plot: one night stand, couples, romance, lifestyle, love affair, female nudity, commitment, love, love and romance, singleness, couple relations, city life ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Suzanne's Diary for Nicholas (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A woman discovers the truth about her former lover from the diary that his first wife wrote to their son, Nicholas.
Style: realistic, sentimental, serious, touching, emotional ...
Audience: girls' night, family outing
Plot: terminal illness, romance, tragic love, family relations, couples, fall in love, looking for love, lifestyle, love and romance, baby born, diary, baby ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Christmas in August (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In a quiet corner of Seoul, Jung-won runs a small photo studio. A humble shack passed down from his widower father, the studio is a space where Jung-won goes about his daily routine of dealing with fussy customers, enlarging photos of class ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, emotional, touching, serious
Audience: girls' night
Plot: terminal illness, romance, maid, fall in love, friendship, tragic hero, single parent, destiny, teenage love, love affair, tragic love, family relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: korea, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.7
 12K
Romeo & Juliet (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Italy, Switzerland, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: In Verona, bad blood between the Montague and Capulet families leads to much bitterness. Despite the hostility, Romeo Montague manages an invitation to a masked ball at the estate of the Capulets and meets Juliet, their daughter. The two are ...
Style: romantic, dramatic, touching, emotional, realistic ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night
Plot: forbidden love, true love, star crossed lovers, young lovers, love and romance, tragic love, shakespeare's romeo and juliet, family feud, teen romance, parents and children, uninhibited rivalry, family relations ...
Time: 16th century, middle ages
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
We'll Take Manhattan (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: We’ll Take Manhattan explores the explosive love affair between Sixties supermodel, Jean Shrimpton, and photographer, David Bailey. Focusing on a wild and unpredictable 1962 Vogue photo shoot in New York, the drama brings to life the story of two ...
Style: realistic, sexy, stylized, sentimental, serious
Audience: girls' night
Plot: fashion, fashion photographer, romance, couples, love affair, love and romance, lifestyle, fall in love, model, mother daughter relationship, father daughter relationship, photographer ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: usa, manhattan new york city, new york, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.9
 7K
Eros (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France, Italy, Hong Kong, Luxembourg, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A three-part anthology film about love and sexuality: a menage-a-trois between a couple and a young woman on the coast of Tuscany; an advertising executive under enormous pressure at work, who, during visits to his psychiatrist, is pulled to delve ...
Style: sexy, erotic, stylized, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: prostitute, love affair, fall in love, social differences, society, psychiatrist, lovers reunited, sex, lifestyle, obsession, infidelity, female nudity ...
Time: 20th century, 50s
Place: china, hong kong, asia, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Blood and Sand (1989)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Remake of the tale of an acclaimed matador who finds himself involved with a beautiful woman, jeopardizing both his marriage and career.
Style: sexy, erotic, serious, realistic, sexual ...
Plot: destructive relationship, seduction, love, making love, sex scene, adultery, curses spells and rituals, sexual relations, apocalypse, love triangle, infidelity, tragic love ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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 6.9
 34K
Love Story (1970)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Harvard Law student Oliver Barrett IV and music student Jennifer Cavilleri share a chemistry they cannot deny - and a love they cannot ignore. Despite their opposite backgrounds, the young couple put their hearts on the line for each other. When ...
Style: touching, emotional, sentimental, romantic, serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: love, tragedy, romance, college, young love, love story, tragic love, young lovers, death, ice hockey, terminal illness, graduation ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 60s
Place: paris france, new york, boston, harvard university
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Roman Spring of Mrs. Stone (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Ireland
Duration: 114 min.
Story: An aging actress' husband dies of a heart attack en route to Rome, where they'd planned to holiday. There, she rents an apartment and, through the Contessa, she meets a young man, with whom she begins an affair.
Style: serious, touching, sentimental, realistic, atmospheric ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, loss of husband, love triangle, forbidden love, looking for love, unfulfilled love, infidelity, sexual intercourse, dishonesty, love and romance, prostitute, romance ...
Place: italy, rome italy, tennessee, europe, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
All the Women in the World (1966)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Brazil
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Womanizer suddenly finds a woman who makes him change the way he looks at women. He falls in love, and believes she is in fact all women in one. Because of that, he has to face an important decision: to go on with his old life or embrace this ...
Style: realistic, serious, sexy, sentimental
Audience: date night
Plot: womanizer, couples, romance, love and romance, fall in love, bohemian, collage
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: rio de janeiro, brazil, sao paulo brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.9
 1K
Mercy (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A young novelist tries to write about love, but realizes he will first need some real-life experience before taking on the subject.
Style: sentimental, realistic, sincere, captivating, psychological ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: asthma, self discovery, romance, love affair, fall in love, lifestyle, unfulfillment, couples, novelist, society, womanizer, sexual content ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.2
 2K
Little Lili (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: This film, loosely inspired by Anton Chekov's The Seagull, weaves a story about sex, family and the business of making films. When the young and overly sensitive filmmaker Julien screens his new DV art-film starring his girlfriend Lili ...
Style: serious, realistic, clever, sexy, touching ...
Plot: older man younger woman relationship, filmmaking, love triangle, actor's life, unfulfilled love, obsession, fall in love, couple relations, couples, lifestyle, love and romance, romance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: brittany, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Romeo and Juliet (1968)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Italy
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Director Franco Zeffirelli's beloved version of one of the most well-known love stories in the English language. Romeo Montague and Juliet Capulet fall in love against the wishes of their feuding families. Driven by their passion, the young ...
Style: romantic, emotional, sweet, colourful, sexy ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: forbidden love, tragic love, shakespeare, romance, young love, family feud, love and romance, love story, unfulfillment, fall in love, love, true love ...
Time: 1930s
Place: italy, paris france, england, new york, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Autumn in New York (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Autumn in New York follows the sexual exploits of Will Keane - New York restaurateur, infamous verging-on-50 playboy, master of the no-commitment seduction - until he runs into an unexpected dead end when he meets Charlotte Fielding. Charlotte is ...
Style: sentimental, romantic, touching, emotional, intense ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: older man younger woman relationship, true love, age difference, terminal illness, love story, opposites attract, love, couple relations, romance, unlikely couple, death, destiny ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.6
 5K
Brides (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Greece, USA, France
Duration: 128 min.
Story: A young female character, Nikki Douka, from Samothraki, is sailing to the U.S. to fulfill a marriage contract and save her family honor. Her skills as a seamstress keep her busily sewing throughout the voyage to alter wedding dresses for the ...
Style: serious, realistic, emotional, sexy, romantic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: forbidden love, mail order bride, ship, fall in love, romance, society, love and romance, immigrants, couples, cruise, wedding, greek ...
Time: 1920s
Place: greece, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
I Dreamt Under the Water (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Antoine, a handsome boy in his 20s, falls for a straight best friend who does not reciprocate, and being a junkie exits the film quite early. Enter a girl, who seems to make him happy again, after he has tried living as a rent boy with men, having ...
Style: sexy, serious, realistic, touching, sexual ...
Plot: gay, unrequited love, transsexual, prostitute, nightlife, love triangle, self discovery, lifestyle, bisexual man, obsession, looking for love, drug abuse ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1999
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 4.1
 214
Desire (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Musical
Country: India
Duration: 152 min.
Story: A story bout a relationship that's ended. Khwahish traces the sexy, funny and intense relationship of Amar Ranawat(Himanshu Malik) and Lekha Khorzuvekar (Mallika Sherawat) from the time they meet in the last semester of college, their quirky ...
Style: sexy, serious, realistic, touching, emotional ...
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, class differences, couples, love and romance, youth, young lovers, life is a bitch, hopes, college, rich and poor, fall in love, tragic love ...
Time: contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Soft Skin (1964)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Pierre Lachenay is a well-known publisher and lecturer, married with Franca and father of Sabine, around 10. He meets an air hostess, Nicole. They start a love affair, which Pierre is hiding, but he cannot stand staying away from her.
Style: art house, sexy, serious, realistic, atmospheric ...
Plot: neglected wife, airport, stewardess, flight attendant, adultery, love, double life, love at first sight, divorce, breakup, couples, crimes of passion ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: paris france, lisbon portugal, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 7.8
 9K
The Classic (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Shy Ji-hae's friend is having problems expressing her feelings to the boy she loves, so she asks Ji-hae to write e-mails to him in her name. As the boy falls in love with her letters, Ji-hae discovers the story of her mother's romance ...
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, touching, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: romance, forbidden love, love triangle, social differences, youth, fall in love, society, love affair, young lovers, family relations, diary, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 60s, 20th century, 21st century
Place: south korea, korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%