Movies like The Book of Eve

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The Book of Eve (2002)
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The Book of Eve (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A Romanian immigrant (Daniel Lavoie) uses good food, good humor and good conversation to break down the walls around a reclusive woman's (Claire Bloom) heart.
Plot: husband wife relationship, adultery, separation, confession, ghost, handicapped, church, alcoholic, marriage, artist, sexual joke, child neglect, homelessness, pawnshop, mother child relationship, grandparent grandchild relationship, shared bed, runaway child
Place: canada, quebec

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, captivating, psychological and disturbing films with plots about husband wife relationship, adultery, marriage, infidelity, extramarital affair, female nudity and sex mostly in Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like The Book of Eve: X, Y and Zee (1972), Sleepless Nights (2003), Obsessed with a Married Woman (1985), Torn Apart (2006), Playtime (1961). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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X, Y and Zee (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The venomous and amoral wife of a wealthy architect tries, any way she can, to break up the blossoming romance between her husband and his new mistress; a good-natured young widow who holds a dark past.
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, emotional
Plot: love triangle, infidelity, adultery, haunted by the past, unfulfillment, crumbling marriage, couples, romance, husband wife relationship, other woman, wife husband relationship, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: england, london, europe
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95%
Sleepless Nights (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Egypt
Duration: 128 min.
Story: A strong controversial adult drama about troubles facing young married and non-married couples. The old friends are invited at Khaled's and Perry's daughter birthday. Moushira is married to Ali, Amr to Farah , and Sameh is having an affair ...
Plot: adultery, infidelity, husband wife relationship, marriage, psychotherapy, arab, drinking contest, prostitute, sex, party, drugs, alcohol
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86%
Obsessed with a Married Woman (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Jane Seymour makes a six-course meal of her starring role as a magazine editor in Obsessed With a Married Woman--indeed, her performance is the only tangible reason for sitting through this artistically bankrupt TV movie. The story contrives to have ...
Plot: adultery, mistress, infidelity, affair, obsession, magazine editor, husband wife relationship, male female relationship, writers, magazine
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83%
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 162
Torn Apart (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The story of a love relationship between a brother and sister and an eventual breakup that will forever change their lives.
Style: touching, suspenseful, disturbing, sincere
Plot: incest, brother sister incest, forbidden love, adultery, sibling relationship, husband wife relationship, sex scene, indecision, incestuous sex, break-up, breakup, sex with sister ...
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77%
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Playtime (1961)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A young American girl at a French boarding school develops a crush on an egotistical sculptor living next door. One night, driving in a drunken stupor, he runs over and kills a man, and she witnesses it.
Plot: sculptor, seduction, infidelity, american abroad, adultery, hit and run, extramarital affair, marriage, ferrari, older man younger woman relationship, love, male female relationship ...
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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The Key (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A disillusioned Los Angeles based married couple's twisted sexual relationship is told exclusively through their own private journal entries. What results is a visually stunning exploration of obsession, desperation, and lust in this deeply ...
Plot: diary, adultery, sexual frustration, artist, jealousy, sex, obsession, eroticism, painter, marriage, lust, sexual obsession ...
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73%
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Betrayal (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 115 min.
Story: While examining one of her patients, a doctor reveals that her husband is cheating with the patient's wife.
Style: atmospheric, realistic, serious, gloomy, contemplative
Plot: infidelity, confession, cuckold, love affair, dishonesty, love and romance, adultery, husband wife relationship, funeral, grief, denial, doctor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: russia
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73%
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Modesty (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Pudor is about intimacy, about the desires, obsessions, secrets and fears that we keep hidden, even from those we love most. The characters in this story are a man who is going to die, a woman who receives anonymous erotic notes, an older man who is ...
Style: captivating, serious, disturbing, sincere
Plot: husband wife relationship, adultery, guilt, dysfunctional family, unhappy marriage, secret admirer, loneliness, teenage sexuality, dementia, father son relationship, insecurity, brain tumor ...
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73%
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Red Rose White Rose (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hong Kong, Taiwan
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Chronicles the love life of a man, Zhenbao. He has a steamy fling with the wife of a friend, the saucy and exciting Red Rose. Even though he feels happy with her, he knows he will not end up with her. To maintain his reputation, he marries an ...
Plot: husband wife relationship, infidelity, passion, seductress, reputation, love triangle, woman on top, extramarital affair, marriage, love, adultery
Time: 1930s, 1940s
Place: china, shanghai china, shanghai
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Le Ciel sur la tête (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Nothing gets by Simone, even though she's blind. An adorable, incredibly precocious ten-year-old girl, Simone sets herself the task of coping with (and sometimes manipulating) the many offbeat charact... read more ers that surround her- ...
Plot: aviator, artist, crash landing, father daughter relationship, small town, priest, church, husband wife relationship, communist, housewife, mechanic, irreverence ...
Place: quebec
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67%
Life at the Top (1965)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 117 min.
Story: 'Life at the Top' is a sequel to 'Room at the Top', made in 1959. Ten years have passed and Joe Lampton now takes a wealthy lifestyle alongside his wife and two kids. But since he's married the boss' daughter, his rise ...
Plot: adultery, business
Place: yorkshire
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67%
Too Far to Go (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Love and passion, anger and heartbreak, laughter and happiness, all complex textures woven into the fabric so many have come to know as marriage. For behind the seemingly comfortable well-trimmed hedges of suburban Americana, live and often love, ...
Plot: marriage, adultery, dysfunctional marriage, engagement, husband wife relationship, dancing, wedding, extramarital affair, divorce
Time: 1950s, 1960s, 70s, 60s, 50s
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
The Trade Off (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A man is forced to re-evaluate the choices he's made in his life.
Style: sexy, psychological, disturbing, serious
Plot: love triangle, husband wife relationship, confession, guilty conscience, dysfunctional family, duplicity, self discovery, adultery, infidelity, marital crisis, dysfunctional marriage, betrayal ...
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56%
The Significant Other (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Directed by Joel Lamangan, “The Significant Other” follows the story of a rising fashion model (Erich Gonzales) who catches up and becomes BFFs with her catwalk idol (Lovi Poe). But all hell breaks lose when they realize that they are in love ...
Style: captivating, sincere, realistic, serious, touching ...
Plot: love triangle, ambition, husband wife relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, betrayal, family relations, dysfunctional marriage, love, class differences, infidelity, femme fatale, adultery ...
Place: singapore
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55%
The Return of the Prodigal Son (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Engineer Jan Sebek (Jan Kacer) is undergoing treatment in a mental home after his unsuccessful attempt to commit suicide. His therapist, via discussions both with the patient and with people who know him, tries to find out what made the young and ...
Plot: alienation, adultery, suicide attempt, unhappiness, doctor, outsider, anxiety, husband wife relationship, psychological drama, hiding place, wife husband relationship
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55%
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Silsiilay (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 134 min.
Story: A group of women find solidarity with each other as they negotiate their complicated love-lives.
Plot: infidelity, stepmother stepson relationship, adultery, panic attack, love, husband wife relationship, betrayal, love triangle, extramarital affair, marriage, pregnancy, commitment ...
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53%
Goya or the Hard Path of Knowledge (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: East Germany, Soviet Union, Bulgaria, Yugoslavia
Duration: 136 min.
Story: As a painter in the court of King Carlos IV, Goya has attained wealth and reputation. He believes in King and Church, yet he is also a Spaniard who dearly loves his people. This contradiction presents him with a dilemma.
Style: 70mm film
Plot: husband wife relationship, french revolution, social class, inquisition, jealousy, catholic church, heretic, christianity, heresy, adultery, female full frontal nudity, nude painting ...
Time: 1800s, 18th century
Place: madrid, spain
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52%
My Neighbor’s Wife (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Aaron and Giselle are an ambitious couple, but their hard work isn’t enough to provide for the comfortable life they desire. The marriage of their well-to-do bosom buddies, Bullet and Jasmine, also goes from bliss to bleak. Their situation heads ...
Style: twists and turns, psychological, light, tense
Plot: marriage, husband wife relationship, adultery, school, marital infidelity, father son relationship, friend turned foe, nun, hospital, extramarital affair, mother son relationship, perfume ...
Place: the philippines
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51%
The Telegraphist (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark, Norway
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Set against the beautiful backdrop of northern Norway, this film tells the story of a telegraphist in a very small community at the turn of the century.
Plot: sea, sex, fire, erotica, small town, adultery, business, husband wife relationship, nudity (full frontal - brief), unfaithful wife, infidelity, coast ...
Time: 1800s
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51%
Betrayed: A Story of Three Women (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Joan Bixler and Amanda Nelson have known each other for several years and lead successful and seemingly functional families. However, their friendship is ripped to shreds and their families shattered when the husband of one of the women has an ...
Plot: lawyer, attorney, adultery, extramarital affair, betrayal, female protagonist, mother daughter relationship, marriage, unfaithful husband, husband wife relationship, supermarket, law firm ...
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49%
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Madame Bovary (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany, Italy
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Emma Bovary is bored by her country doctor husband and gives in to the affections of several rich suitors as well as the temptation of living beyond her husband's means.
Plot: adultery, money, husband, temptation, female nudity, sex, adulteress, woman, nudity (full frontal - brief)
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48%
Pete on the Way to Heaven (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In the small town of Kandalaksha, Petya lives out a fantasy life as a traffic cop. He has a holster, a wooden gun, and the locals humor him by following his "orders." When a convict escapes from a nearby prison, Petya joins the manhunt as ...
Plot: husband wife relationship, prison, adultery, death, josef stalin
Time: 1950s, 50s
Place: siberia
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47%
Une femme d'extérieur (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Françoise breaks up with Jacques after living with him for fifteen years. She's left alone with their three children, a lovely home, and her nursing job at a hospital. Françoise quickly refuses to assume responsibility for this new situation ...
Plot: drinking, thirty something, one night stand, hospital, extramarital affair, mother child relationship, provincial, nightlife, husband wife relationship, nurse, feminism, barefoot woman ...
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45%
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Kuduz (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: After the release from prison, small-time criminal is marrying his girlfriend and lives a straight and poor, but happy life with her and her daughter. However, his happiness is shattered by wife's infidelity. Driven mad by jealousy, he kills ...
Plot: criminal, hiding, revenge motive, adultery, outlaw, mountain, unwed mother, police officer, nudity (full frontal - brief), construction company, veil, muslim ...
Place: yugoslavia, former yugoslavia
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43%
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Sibyl (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Sibyl, a jaded psychotherapist, returns to her first passion: writing. But her newest patient Margot, a troubled up-and-coming actress, proves to be a source of inspiration that is far too tempting. Fascinated almost to the point of obsession, Sibyl ...
Style: enigmatic, surprise ending, psychological
Plot: adultery, sex scene, bare breasts, psychoanalysis, psychotherapist, psychoanalyst, aspiring writer, drunkenness, alcoholic, drunk, alcoholics anonymous, alcohol abuse ...
Time: 2010s
Place: paris france
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43%
Dancing in the Dark (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Via the New York Times: "To all outward appearances, Edna Cormick (Martha Henry) is the perfect housewife.... She's married to a man who'll stand up in public and say, "This is my wife," so that there'll be no confusion ...
Style: gloomy, suspenseful, psychological, contemplative, serious ...
Plot: murder, mental illness, hospital, infidelity, crimes, crumbling marriage, love and romance, deadly, couples, family problems, family relations, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: canada
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42%
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Heartbeats (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 86 min.
Story: "Encounter". Seven stories of women. Occasionally intersecting with each other in everyday situations. Parallel episodes of hope and abandonment, addiction and infidelity, but also friendship and trust.
Style: touching, captivating, suspense, unusual plot structure, contemplative
Plot: marital problem, family relations, discrimination, adultery, mother daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, racism, secret, cheating, junkie, immigrants, mother son relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
90 Minutes in Heaven (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: A man involved in a horrific car crash is pronounced dead, only to come back to life an hour and a half later, claiming to have seen Heaven.
Style: christian film, disturbing, captivating, thought provoking, sincere ...
Plot: hospital, church, near death experience, heaven, husband wife relationship, car accident, recovery, hospital bed, prayer, truck, praying, driving in the rain ...
Time: year 1989
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41%
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Elle (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Bulgaria, Chile, Switzerland, Portugal
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The story of a neurotic bachelor who, after marrying a beautiful woman, submits her to increasingly deranged accusations of infidelity and pleas for forgiveness.
Plot: female director, jealousy, husband wife relationship, mansion, marriage, paranoia
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40%
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Revenge (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Polish Psychological Drama
Plot: metaphysics, meaning of life, confession, aging, mountain, reunion, husband wife relationship, old friend, memory
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%