Movies like Anna Karenina 1997

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Anna Karenina (1997)
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Anna Karenina (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Russia, UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Anna (Marceau) is a wife and mother who has an affair with the handsome Count Vronsky (Bean). Based on the novel by Tolstoy.
Style: sexy, romantic, psychological, atmospheric, emotional, enigmatic, breathtaking, unusual plot structure, melancholic, ironic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: relationships, infidelity, romance, betrayal, beautiful scenery, cheating wife, age difference, love, death, catastrophe, revenge, distopia, loneliness, writers, obsession, russian, tragedy, justice, fantasy world, destiny, psychiatry, brutality, runaway, revolution, mentor ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1880s
Place: russia, st. petersburg russia, moscow russia, saint petersburg

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, melancholic, sexy and enigmatic films with plots about love and romance, couples, betrayal, romance, mentor, storytelling and catastrophe mostly in Drama, Romance and History genres. Some movies like Anna Karenina: The Great Gatsby (2013), The Age of Innocence (1993), Onegin (1999), The French Lieutenant's Woman (1981), Carried Away (1996). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Anna Karenina (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Trapped in a loveless marriage, aristocrat Anna Karenina enters into a life-changing affair with the affluent Count Vronsky.
Style: stylized, emotional, colourful, talky, surreal ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: forbidden love, high society, imperial russia, infidelity, romance, suicide, aristocracy, love triangle, depression, love, adultery, tragic love ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 50s, 1930s, 1870s ...
Place: russia, st. petersburg russia, moscow russia, europe
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The Great Gatsby (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 143 min.
Story: An adaptation of F. Scott Fitzgerald's Long Island-set novel, where Midwesterner Nick Carraway is lured into the lavish world of his neighbor, Jay Gatsby. Soon enough, however, Carraway will see through the cracks of Gatsby's nouveau riche ...
Style: stylized, sentimental, bad ending, captivating, dramatic ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, date night, girls' night
Plot: obsession, high society, loneliness, love triangle, social differences, love story, millionaire, love and romance, rags to riches, love, destructive relationship, infidelity ...
Time: 1920s, 1930s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, midwest, long island
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The Age of Innocence (1993)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 139 min.
Story: Tale of 19th century New York high society in which a young lawyer falls in love with a woman separated from her husband, while he is engaged to the woman's cousin.
Style: touching, sexy, stylized, atmospheric, thought provoking ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: high society, countess, love triangle, marriage, infidelity, forbidden love, aristocracy, destiny, romance, love, love and romance, lovers ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century, victorian era, 1870s, 1890s
Place: new york, philadelphia, usa, paris france, washington d.c. ...
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100%
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Onegin (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In the opulent St. Petersburg of the Empire period, Eugene Onegin is a jaded but dashing aristocrat - a man often lacking in empathy, who suffers from restlessness, melancholy and, finally, regret. Through his best friend Lensky, Onegin is ...
Style: atmospheric, romantic, sexy, realistic, breathtaking ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: unfulfilled love, forbidden love, fall in love, marriage, tragic love, couple relations, love and romance, unfulfillment, unrequited love, inheritance, obsession, relationships ...
Time: 19th century, 1820s, victorian era, 18th century
Place: london, st. petersburg russia, russia, tokyo
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100%
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The French Lieutenant's Woman (1981)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 124 min.
Story: In this story-within-a-story, Anna is an actress starring opposite Mike in a period piece about the forbidden love between their respective characters, Sarah and Charles. Both actors are involved in serious relationships, but the passionate nature ...
Style: romantic, emotional, scenic, stylized, atmospheric ...
Plot: adultery, love affair, romance, love, lieutenant, social differences, infidelity, destructive relationship, society, love story, tragedy, love triangle ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 18th century, 80s, 20th century ...
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Carried Away (1996)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Based on Jim Harrison's book, "Farmer". 47-year-old Joseph Svenden lives on the family farm with his dying mother and teaches at a two room schoolhouse with Rosealee, his lover and his best friend's widow. Joseph, who lacks a ...
Style: sexy, sincere, psychological, disturbing, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: relationships, teacher, human nature, older man younger woman relationship, romance, sexual attraction, seduction, nudity (full frontal - brief), older man younger woman sex, widow, sex, passion ...
Time: 90s
Place: new jersey, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Wuthering Heights (1970)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The Earnshaws are Yorkshire farmers during the early 19th Century. One day, Mr. Earnshaw returns from a trip to the city, bringing with him a ragged little boy called Heathcliff. Earnshaw's son, Hindley, resents the child, but Heathcliff ...
Style: gothic, atmospheric, sexy, melancholic, reflective ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: forbidden love, vengeance, true love, murder, beautiful scenery, music, adaptation, runaway, catastrophe, obsession, brutality, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 19th century, 1920s, 70s, victorian era
Place: yorkshire, england, europe
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100%
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Ethan Frome (1993)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Based on the novel of the same name by Edith Wharton, it is about a husband and wife (Ethan and Zeena), who need an extra hand around the house due to Zeena's debilitated body and constant illness. The young woman who joins them is a beautiful, ...
Style: emotional, intense, sexy, captivating, sentimental ...
Plot: love triangle, infidelity, family problems, forbidden love, family relations, dull life, romance, fall in love, destiny, true love, adultery, love ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 18th century
Place: usa, massachusetts, england, new england
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31%
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Howards End (1992)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Japan, USA
Duration: 142 min.
Story: A saga of class relations and changing times in an Edwardian England on the brink of modernity, the film centers on liberal Margaret Schlegel, who, along with her sister Helen, becomes involved with two couples: wealthy, conservative industrialist ...
Style: romantic, emotional, compassionate, melancholic, talky ...
Audience: date night
Plot: english countryside, estate, wealthy family, sister sister relationship, beautiful scenery, dysfunctional family, romance, inheritance, character study, greed, country house, love triangle ...
Time: 1910s, turn of the century, edwardian era, victorian era, 19th century ...
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Wuthering Heights (1992)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Young orphan Heathcliff is adopted by the wealthy Earnshaw family and moves into their estate, Wuthering Heights. Soon, the new resident falls for his compassionate foster sister, Cathy. The two share a remarkable bond that seems unbreakable until ...
Style: atmospheric, romantic, gothic, emotional, touching ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: obsession, tragic love, forbidden love, social differences, revenge, master and servant, betrayal, haunted by the past, love and romance, class differences, family disapproval, orphan ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century, georgian era, 70s
Place: england, europe
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30%
Dreaming of Joseph Lees (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Set in rural England in the 1950s Eva (Samantha Morton) fantasises about her handsome, worldly cousin Joseph Lees (Rupert Graves), with whom she fell in love as a girl. However, stuck in a closed community she becomes the object of someone ...
Style: emotional, sexy, sexual, reflective, artsy ...
Plot: love triangle, bittersweet, obsession, romance, sisters, interracial romance, happy ending, redemption, justice, distopia, multiple storylines, adultery ...
Time: 20th century, 50s
Place: england, europe, italy
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29%
The Bridges of Madison County (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Photographer Robert Kincaid wanders into the life of housewife Francesca Johnson for four days in the 1960s.
Style: romantic, sad, feel good, heartbreaking, touching ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: photographer, love affair, adultery, impossible love, housewife, love story, romance, love, relationships, middle aged, infidelity, fall in love ...
Time: 20th century, year 1965, post world war two, 80s, year 1987 ...
Place: iowa, usa, midwest
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Up at the Villa (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Superficial people are revealed and drastically changed by circumstance or luck in this a tale of death, seduction, blackmail and theft among British and Americans in Florence in the turbulent days just before World War II.
Style: serious, stylized, suspenseful, atmospheric, sexy ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: romance, blackmail, widow, infidelity, refugee, vacation, seduction, fall in love, destructive relationship, couples, false accusation, dishonesty ...
Time: 1930s, 19th century, 20th century, year 1938, pre world war two
Place: england, florence, italy, europe, rome italy ...
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100%
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Jane Eyre (1996)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy, UK, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Jane Eyre is an orphan cast out as a young girl by her aunt, Mrs. Reed, and sent to be raised in a harsh charity school for girls. There she learns to be come a teacher and eventually seeks employment outside the school. Her advertisement is ...
Style: romantic, melancholic, intense, emotional, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: love, romance, happy ending, orphan, love triangle, fall in love, power relations, family relations, love and romance, parents and children, rich and poor, love affair ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century, victorian era
Place: england, europe, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Jude (1996)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 123 min.
Story: In late 19th-century England, Jude aspires to be an academic, but is hobbled by his blue-collar background. Instead, he works as a stonemason and is trapped in an unloving marriage to a farmer's daughter named Arabella. But when his wife leaves ...
Style: emotional, erotic, romantic, sexy, bleak ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), love, social injustice, family relations, destiny, romance, forbidden love, beautiful scenery, erotica, sex, adultery, mentor ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1880s, 1890s
Place: england, australia, europe, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Golden Bowl (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, France, UK
Duration: 130 min.
Story: An intricately plotted tale of thwarted love and betrayal, "The Golden Bowl" tells the story of an extravagantly rich American widower and his sheltered daughter, both of whom marry only to discover that their respective mates, a beautiful ...
Style: serious, stylized, suspense, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: infidelity, adultery, love affair, greed, deception, marriage for money, romance, dishonesty, society, couples, family problems, fall in love ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, 20th century, edwardian era
Place: england, italy, london, san francisco, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Barber of Siberia (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Russia, France, Italy, Czech Republic
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Douglas is a foreign entrepreneur, who ventures to Russia in 1885 with dreams of selling a new, experimental steam-driven timber harvester in the wilds of Siberia. Jane is his assistant. On her travels, she meets two men who would change her life ...
Style: romantic, fairy tale, emotional, touching, harsh ...
Audience: date night
Plot: imperial russia, life, love story, romance, life philosophy, destiny, exile, unfulfilled love, russian, soldier, love affair, love triangle ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century
Place: russia, siberia, moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Anna Karenina (1985)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Tragic Anna leaves her cold husband for dashing Count Vronsky in 19th-century Russia.
Style: serious, emotional, psychological, realistic, epic ...
Plot: infidelity, betrayal, tragic love, love triangle, tragic hero, family relations, tragedy, unsupportive spouse, destructive relationship, fall in love, forbidden love, love affair ...
Time: 19th century
Place: russia
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27%
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The Deep Blue Sea (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Australia
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The wife of a British Judge is caught in a self-destructive love affair with a Royal Air Force pilot.
Style: romantic, emotional, sexy, intense, atmospheric ...
Plot: love, infidelity, love affair, forbidden love, romance, judge, extramarital affair, suicide attempt, unfulfilled love, love and romance, crumbling marriage, hidden identity ...
Time: 50s, 1930s, 1920s, post world war two, 20th century
Place: london, england, europe
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27%
The House of Mirth (2000)
Genre: Romance, Drama
Country: UK, France, Germany, USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: A woman risks losing her chance of happiness with the only man she has ever loved.
Style: thought provoking, atmospheric, emotional, witty, talky ...
Audience: date night
Plot: infidelity, love affair, destiny, happy ending, tragedy, debt, gambling, fall in love, dishonesty, romance, couple relations, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 19th century, edwardian era, 90s, turn of the century ...
Place: new york, usa, mediterranean sea, monte carlo
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The Portrait of a Lady (1996)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 144 min.
Story: Ms. Isabel Archer isn't afraid to challenge societal norms. Impressed by her free spirit, her kindhearted cousin writes her into his fatally ill father's will. Suddenly rich and independent, Isabelle ventures into the world, along the way ...
Style: psychological, intellectual, talky, atmospheric, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: manipulation, friendship, depression, multiple storylines, couple relations, romance, infidelity, fall in love, art, unhappy marriage, impossible love, male female relationship ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1870s, 18th century
Place: europe, england, california, florence, london ...
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25%
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Tess (1979)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France
Duration: 186 min.
Story: This multiple-Oscar-winning film by Roman Polanski is an exquisite, richly layered adaptation of Thomas Hardy’s Tess of the d’Urbervilles. A strong-willed peasant girl (Nastassja Kinski, in a gorgeous breakthrough) is sent by her father to the ...
Style: visually appealing, scenic, erotic, atmospheric, sexy ...
Plot: tragic love, rape, breast feeding, loneliness, destiny, peasant, tragedy, social injustice, relationships, marriage, secrets, solitude ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century, victorian era, 1880s
Place: england, europe, brazil
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50%
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Jane Eyre (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 230 min.
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Story: In this version of Charlotte Brontë's novel, Jane Eyre (Georgie Henley), a poor relation in the household of her aunt, Mrs. Reed (Tara FitzGerald) is despatched into the care of the callous Mr Brocklehurst at his school at Lowood. As a young ...
Style: atmospheric, gothic, touching, romantic, gloomy ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: love affair, couple relations, rich and poor, romance, love story, love, unlikely couple, estate, fall in love, social differences, love and romance, looking for love ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1930s, 18th century
Place: england, london, europe, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Reconstruction (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Denmark
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Late one evening Alex suddenly abandons his girlfriend, Simone, to pursue the beautiful Aimee. In his encounter with Aimee time and place dissolve for him and he becomes a stranger to Simone, to whom he cannot return.
Style: surreal, psychological, mind bending, romantic, philosophical ...
Plot: romance, love affair, cheating wife, love story, adultery, loneliness, imagination, depression, art, existentialism, life turned upside down, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: tokyo, denmark, copenhagen
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25%
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, sad ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: love, terminal illness, true love, love story, age difference, older man younger woman relationship, opposites attract, couple relations, romance, unlikely couple, death, destiny ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
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25%
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Faithless (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Sweden, Italy, Germany, Finland, Norway
Duration: 142 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, erotic, lyrical, atmospheric ...
Plot: adultery, betrayal, infidelity, parenthood, fall in love, love affair, custody, family problems, crumbling marriage, destructive relationship, rivalry, parents and children ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: tokyo, paris france, denmark, sweden, france
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25%
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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, realistic, touching, sexy, romantic ...
Plot: adultery, infidelity, love story, hospital, relationships, love, extramarital affair, destructive relationship, car accident, crumbling marriage, life philosophy, love triangle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: tokyo, denmark
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25%
Oscar and Lucinda (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Australia, UK
Duration: 132 min.
Story: After a childhood of abuse by his evangelistic father, misfit Oscar Hopkins becomes an Anglican minister and develops a divine obsession with gambling. Lucinda Leplastrier is a rich Australian heiress shopping in London for materials for her newly ...
Style: surreal, melancholic, captivating, touching, romantic ...
Plot: gambling, obsession, religion, friendship, wager, inheritance, fall in love, introspection, obsessive quest, love and romance, love, romance ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
Place: australia, england, europe, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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, sexy, poignant, allegory, affectionate ...
Plot: betrayal, adultery, dysfunctional family, infidelity, glbt, transsexual, melancholy, love triangle, bittersweet, nudity (full frontal - brief), transformation, art ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, paris france, argentina, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
One Night Stand (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In Los Angeles, Max Carlyle makes a good living directing commercials and has a happy home life with his wife, Mimi, and two children. When Carlyle travels to New York City to visit his friend Charlie, who has been diagnosed with AIDS, he has repeat ...
Style: sexy, melancholic, light, intense, touching ...
Plot: male female relationship, infidelity, love triangle, friendship, one night stand, justice, adaptation, adultery, love affair, couple relations, couples, family problems ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, new york, los angeles, california, manhattan new york city
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24%