Movies like Boy Meets Girl 1984

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Boy Meets Girl (1984)
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Boy Meets Girl (1984)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Paris by night. Alex, 22, wants to become a filmmaker. He is fascinated by first times and his girlfriend, Florence, has just left him for his best friend, Thomas. First break-up, first attempted murder: Alex tries to strangle Thomas, but gives up and wanders the streets. That evening, Mireille, a girl from provincial France who has come up to Paris to make commercials, is left by her boyfriend. Alex witnesses this separation. These two tormented souls run into each other at a party...
Style: serious, realistic, stylized, avant garde, talky, contemplative
Plot: fall in love, romance, impossible love, love affair, youth, destructive relationship, couples, lifestyle, losing-it hero, unfulfillment, twentysomething life, loneliness, depression, party, friendship, male female relationship, teenage girl, teenage boy, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, lost love, storytelling, performer's life, love and romance, urban, city life ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1983
Place: france, paris france, europe

Most similar movies to Boy Meets Girl

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, sexy and contemplative films with plots about couples, love and romance, romance, couple relations, unfulfillment, fall in love and cigarette smoking mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like Boy Meets Girl: The Lovers on the Bridge (1991), Bad Blood (1986), Four Nights of a Dreamer (1971), I Dreamt Under the Water (2008), Full Speed (1996). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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: homeless, romance, love affair, couple relations, fall in love, life is a bitch, rise and fall, painting, blind character, love, dishonesty, beggar ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: europe, paris france, france, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 7.3
 7K
Bad Blood (1986)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Switzerland, France
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A sexually transmitted disease called STBO is sweeping the country; it's spread by having sex without emotional involvement, and most of its victims are teenagers who make love out of curiosity rather than commitment. While a serum that can ...
Style: offbeat, contemplative, realistic, serious
Plot: murder, debt, unrequited love, ex convict, older man younger woman relationship, nickname, illusionist, gangsters, couple relations, unfulfilled love, couples, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Four Nights of a Dreamer (1971)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Jacques, a young man with artistic aspirations, spends four nights wandering Paris with a young woman, whom he rescued from suicide.
Style: serious, atmospheric, stylized, realistic, touching
Audience: date night
Plot: artist, romance, couples, love triangle, losing-it hero, unfulfillment, destructive relationship, unfulfilled love, love and romance, love affair, fall in love, love ...
Time: 19th century
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
I Dreamt Under the Water (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 103 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: serious, sexy, touching, realistic, sexual
Plot: unrequited love, transsexual, prostitute, lifestyle, nightlife, love triangle, self discovery, romance, obsession, drug abuse, couples, looking for love ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1999, 1990s
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Movie in collections
 6.1
 793
Full Speed (1996)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A brief extract of four kids' lives somewhere in France. Quentin, who won a writers contest and now pays more attention to his career as an author than to his friends, beautiful Julie, his girl-friend, much more mature than she looks, falling ...
Style: gloomy, sexy, sexual, realistic, contemplative ...
Plot: coming out, friendship, love triangle, betrayal, racism, youth, gays and lesbians, twentysomething life, romance, love and romance, unfulfillment, sexual relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, europe, lyon, new york, algeria ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 6.6
 452
Strangers (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Israel, France
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Six days in the lives of an Israeli living in a kibbutz and a Palestinian living in Paris, which starts with an accidental meeting in the Berlin Subway during the World cup finals, will change them completely.
Style: touching, sincere, realistic, serious, contemplative
Plot: unlikely couple, fall in love, impossible love, friendship, romance, wartime life, life is a bitch, hopes, love and romance, unfulfilled love, couples, dogma ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: paris france, europe, germany, france, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Regular Lovers (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 183 min.
Story: 1968 and 1969 in Paris: during and after the student and trade union revolt. François is 20, a poet, dodging military service. He takes to the barricades, but won't throw a Molotov cocktail at the police. He smokes opium and talks about ...
Style: realistic, serious, touching, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: revolution, politics, idealism, chaos and mayhem, love affair, injustice, love triangle, political corruption, twins, hopes, couple relations, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1968, year 1969, 1960s
Place: france, paris france, europe, morocco
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Mother and the Whore (1973)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 210 min.
Story: In this sexually frank French drama, the aimless young Alexandre juggles his relationships with his girlfriend, Marie, and a casual lover named Veronika. The dialogue-heavy film focuses intently on the love triangle, with Marie increasingly jealous ...
Style: thought provoking, serious, psychological, tense, talky ...
Plot: love triangle, cafe, sexual relations, friendship, infidelity, obsession, prostitute, introspection, tragic love, love and romance, love affair, lifestyle ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: france, paris france, europe, new york, china ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Movie in collections
 7.7
 6K
Summer (1986)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A lonely Parisian woman comes to terms with her isolation and anxieties during a long summer vacation.
Style: realistic, talky, semi serious, clever, humorous ...
Plot: fall in love, friendship, self discovery, twentysomething life, couple relations, love and romance, couples, human nature, youth, romance, friends, shyness ...
Time: 80s
Place: paris france, europe, france, normandy, ireland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 6.8
 11K
Paris (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Pierre, a professional dancer, suffers from a serious heart disease. While he is waiting for a transplant which may (or may not) save his life, he has nothing better to do than look at the people around him, from the balcony of his Paris apartment.
Style: atmospheric, sentimental, uplifting, semi serious, touching ...
Plot: dancer, family relations, romance, city life, fall in love, friendship, transplant, artist, death, dance, dancing, self discovery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 6.9
 958
Kung-Fu Master (1988)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Veteran French director Agnes Varda's Le Petit Amour is based on a short story by actress/songstress Jane Birkin. Birkin herself plays the main character, a loving but lonely 40-year-old divorcee. Her life is brightened a bit by the presence of ...
Style: sexual, gloomy, sexy, touching, realistic ...
Plot: romance, older woman younger man relationship, love affair, unfulfilled love, family relations, looking for love, couples, teenage life, fall in love, love and romance, couple relations, unfulfillment ...
Time: 80s
Place: france, europe, paris france, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 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: sexy, sexual, gloomy, psychological, serious ...
Plot: love triangle, friendship, obsession, ghost, love, lust, roommate, forbidden love, sexual relations, romance, love and romance, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 80s
Place: paris france, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 7.9
 16K
L'Eclisse (1962)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 126 min.
Story: A young woman meets a vital young man, but their love affair is doomed by the man's materialistic nature.
Style: bleak, thought provoking, psychological, contemplative, realistic ...
Plot: translator, alienation, relationships, romance, love affair, fall in love, couples, urban, rise and fall, materialism, lifestyle, society ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: italy, rome italy, europe, los angeles, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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, contemplative, serious, realistic, gloomy ...
Plot: obsession, love triangle, love, girl, violin, romance, unfulfilled love, couples, fall in love, love and romance, unfulfillment, musician's life ...
Time: 90s
Place: paris france, france, europe, brussels, vienna ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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, romance, couple relations, love and romance, human nature, couples, drinking, depression, betrayal, older man younger woman relationship, teenage girl ...
Time: 90s
Place: paris france, tokyo, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.7
 2K
Friday Night (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Paris, 1995. Laure (Valérie Lemercier) is about to meet friends for dinner to celebrate her moving in with her boyfriend. But on her way out, she discovers that the entire city is stalled by a massive transit strike. When a handsome stranger ...
Style: sexual, serious, atmospheric, realistic, stylized ...
Plot: fall in love, dangerous attraction, love and romance, couples, danger, romance, couple relations, chaos and mayhem, traffic jam, living together, friendship, chaos ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 7.8
 36K
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, sexy, atmospheric, contemplative, controversial ...
Plot: love triangle, friendship, marriage, german, promiscuity, world war one, musician, prostitute, adultery, jealousy, new wave, polyamory ...
Time: 1910s, 1930s, 1920s, 20s, 20th century ...
Place: paris france, france, europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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, stylized, realistic, serious ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: widower, widow, romance, love affair, love and romance, couple relations, fall in love, school, train, looking for love, couples, love ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: paris france, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Peter and Vandy (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Flashbacks and flash-forwards illustrate the rise and fall of a love affair between two New Yorkers.
Style: serious, touching, sentimental, realistic, non-linear
Audience: date night
Plot: fall in love, love affair, couples, lifestyle, sexual content, couple relations, love and romance, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, breakup, twentysomething life, unfulfillment, romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 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: serious, psychological, meditative, disturbing, contemplative ...
Plot: incest, penetration, romance, mysterious character, femme fatale, human nature, introspection, chaos, secret, lie, family relations, existentialism ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, paris france, germany, europe, normandy
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.2
 503
Free Radicals (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Austria, Germany, Switzerland
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Following the death of Manu (Resetarits) in a car accident, the film relates the interwoven stories of several people who become indirectly connected by the events and aftermath of the crash.
Style: serious, realistic, sincere, touching, gloomy ...
Plot: introspection, teenage life, love affair, couples, family problems, youth, dysfunctional family, parents and children, destructive relationship, hopes, love and romance, death in the family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: austria, europe, brazil, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Boyfriends and Girlfriends (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Middle-class Parisian suburbs: Blanche and Lea, office worker and student, meet and become friends. Lea is going out with Fabien, but is thinking of leaving him. Blanche falls for Lea's handsome and witty friend Alexandre, but is tongue-tied ...
Style: talky, clever, semi serious, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: suburbs, tennis, friendship, friends, farce, fall in love, romance, love and romance, couple relations, love affair, twentysomething life, couples ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.5
 797
Hotel America (1981)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Helene (Catherine Deneuve), a pill-addicted anesthesiologist, is mourning the death of her boyfriend when, through a car accident she causes, she chances to meet the lethargic Gilles (Patrick Dewaere), a young man who lives for free at his ...
Style: psychological, serious, contemplative, realistic
Plot: gambling, beach, hotel, casino, fall in love, fugitives, hospital, alcohol abuse, obsession, missing person, love triangle, opposites attract ...
Time: 80s
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Movie in collections
The Children of the Century (1999)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 135 min.
Story: True tale of the tumultuous love affair between two French literary icons of the 19th Century, novelist George Sand and poet Alfred de Musset. But their affair falls apart during an excursion to Venice, Italy where Musset is distracted by drugs and ...
Style: sexual, sexy, emotional, serious, realistic ...
Plot: infidelity, feminism, destructive relationship, unfulfillment, writer's life, love and romance, love affair, artists and showbiz, romance, tragic love, lifestyle, gender ...
Time: 19th century, 1830s, 1820s
Place: italy, venice, paris france, france, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Woman Who Dreamed of a Man (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Denmark, Norway, Sweden, Poland, France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A famous Danish artist and fashion photographer who leads an eventful life and is always travelling, meets a man who immediately awakens strong feelings in her. This unexpected encounter sparks a decisive turning point in her life and they begin a ...
Style: captivating, stylized, realistic, serious
Plot: cheating wife, unfaithful wife, obsession, dangerous attraction, romance, destructive relationship, love affair, couples, unfulfillment, male female relationship, betrayal, secret ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, warsaw poland, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.0
 1K
36 fillette (1988)
Genre: Romance, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Lili, a pouty and voluptuous 14-year-old, is caravan camping with her family in Biarritz. She's self-aware and holds her own in a café conversation with a concert pianist she meets, but she has a wild streak and she's testing her powers ...
Style: sexy, sexual, contemplative, thought provoking, serious ...
Plot: lolita, family relations, coming of age, sex, virgin, beach, dysfunctional family, fall in love, teenage life, couples, lifestyle, society ...
Time: 80s
Place: france, europe, southern france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Disenchanted (1990)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A worldly French teen (Judith Godrèche) is determined to escape from her current situation for a better life.
Style: touching, sexual, psychological, sexy, serious ...
Plot: lifestyle, human nature, innocence lost, love triangle, family relations, breakup, destructive relationship, love affair, love and romance, singleness, romance, sexual relations ...
Time: 80s
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.4
 1K
Quartet (1981)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Quartet is the story of a girl who, adrift with her feckless husband amidst the literati of glittering Paris in the 1920s, becomes entrapped by a rich and sybaritic English couple. Adapted from the wistful, melancholy autobiographical novel by Jean ...
Style: stylized, talky, realistic, serious, clever ...
Plot: couples, prison, couple relations, artists and showbiz, destructive relationship, unfulfillment, romance, performer's life, lifestyle, infidelity, jazz, love triangle ...
Time: 1920s, 20s
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Claire's Knee (1970)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: On the eve of his wedding, on holiday on the Lake Annecy shore, a career diplomat visits an old acquaintance, perhaps a former girlfriend. Through her he meets an intense teenager, Laura, and then lusts after her sister, Claire. Whilst Laura ...
Style: talky, witty, humorous, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: forbidden love, love triangle, older man young girl relationship, teenage life, couples, infidelity, resort, family relations, dysfunctional family, human nature, lifestyle, lovers reunited ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1970, 1960s, 70s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 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: touching, sincere, sentimental, emotional, meditative ...
Plot: gay, love affair, teenage life, romance, depression, couple relations, beach, male nudity, coming out, youth, dysfunctional family, parents and children ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: europe, brittany, frankfurt germany, france, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%