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
Plot: impossible love, fall in love, love affair, romance, 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, love and romance, urban, city life, dancing ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1983
Place: france, europe, paris france

Most similar movies to Boy Meets Girl

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, sexual and talky films with plots about love and romance, couples, romance, fall in love, couple relations, unfulfillment and love affair 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), Full Speed (1996), L'Eclisse (1962). 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: romance, love affair, couple relations, fall in love, rise and fall, blind character, painting, life is a bitch, love, dishonesty, beggar, painter ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: europe, france, paris france, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 7.3
 6K
Bad Blood (1986)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Switzerland
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: realistic, serious, offbeat
Plot: murder, unrequited love, nickname, illusionist, older man younger woman relationship, debt, one last job, aids, mad scientist, plague, cure, couples ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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, realistic, touching, stylized
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, couples, fall in love, romance, destructive relationship, losing-it hero, love and romance, unfulfillment, unfulfilled love, love affair, tape recorder, night ...
Time: 19th century
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.1
 776
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, sexual, serious, realistic, sincere
Plot: coming out, youth, friendship, betrayal, racism, love triangle, politics, coming of age, friends, teenage love, lifestyle, tragic love ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, europe, new york, algeria, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 7.9
 15K
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, realistic, thought provoking, serious, psychological ...
Plot: translator, alienation, parents and children, fall in love, romance, unfulfillment, city life, couple relations, love and romance, racism, destructive relationship, love affair ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: italy, usa, europe, los angeles, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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, serious, psychological, stylized ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: romance, love and romance, fall in love, couple relations, love affair, couples, looking for love, train, school, widower, widow, love ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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, touching, sexual, sexy, realistic
Plot: transsexual, prostitute, unrequited love, stoners, destructive relationship, a.i., twentysomething life, unfulfilled love, city life, gays and lesbians, love and romance, couples ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.9
 839
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, touching, serious, realistic
Plot: romance, older woman younger man relationship, couples, looking for love, fall in love, love affair, unfulfilled love, love and romance, unfulfillment, couple relations, obsession, family relations ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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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, human nature, romance, couple relations, love and romance, couples, drinking, depression, betrayal, older man younger woman relationship, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 90s
Place: paris france, tokyo, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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, gloomy, realistic, serious, enigmatic ...
Plot: obsession, love, love triangle, girl, violin, romance, unfulfilled love, couple relations, couples, fall in love, love and romance, unfulfillment ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, europe, geneva switzerland, hungary, brussels belgium ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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: realistic, stylized, captivating, serious
Plot: cheating wife, unfaithful wife, obsession, dangerous attraction, love affair, destructive relationship, romance, couples, unfulfillment, male female relationship, betrayal, extramarital affair ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, warsaw poland, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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 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, touching, humorous, psychological ...
Plot: friendship, self discovery, youth, fall in love, romance, couple relations, love and romance, twentysomething life, human nature, couples, friends, reading ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, france, paris france, normandy, ireland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 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: gloomy, sexual, sexy, realistic, psychological ...
Plot: love triangle, friendship, obsession, ghost, lust, love, roommate, forbidden love, unfulfillment, sexual relations, couple relations, infidelity ...
Time: 80s
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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, realistic, touching, sentimental
Audience: date night
Plot: unfulfillment, romance, fall in love, love affair, couple relations, love and romance, twentysomething life, breakup, couples, urban, lifestyle, male female relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.8
 34K
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, atmospheric, sexy, realistic, clever ...
Plot: friendship, love triangle, marriage, promiscuity, german, musician, prostitute, jealousy, adultery, new wave, polyamory, romance ...
Time: 1910s, 30s, 20th century, 20s, post world war one ...
Place: france, europe, germany, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
A Place for Lovers (1968)
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: serious, emotional, realistic, sexual, sentimental
Audience: girls' night
Plot: airport, terminal illness, love and romance, romance, unfulfillment, life is a bitch, losing-it hero, doctors and patients, unfulfilled love, sexual relations, unlikely couple, destructive relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: italy, venice, alps
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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, atmospheric, serious, intellectual, talky ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: friendship, money, romance, couple relations, manipulation, fall in love, infidelity, impossible love, male female relationship, unhappy marriage, art, girl ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era, 1870s, 18th century
Place: europe, england, rome italy, florence italy, egypt ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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
Plot: politics, revolution, idealism, romance, chaos and mayhem, love affair, state affairs, hopes, unfulfillment, life is a bitch, couple relations, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1969, year 1968, 1960s
Place: europe, france, paris france, morocco
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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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: sexual, clever, psychological, serious, realistic ...
Plot: love triangle, cafe, prostitute, obsession, promiscuity, friendship, hospital, infidelity, sexual relations, unfulfillment, hopes, twentysomething life ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: europe, france, hamburg germany, paris france, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 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: sexual, emotional, realistic, touching, gloomy ...
Plot: gay, coming out, depression, beach, gay teenager, gays and lesbians, romance, coming of age, dysfunctional family, fall in love, love and romance, couple relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: europe, frankfurt germany, france, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.9
 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: sexual, serious, realistic, thought provoking
Plot: lolita, coming of age, virgin, beach, sex, family relations, youth, lifestyle, society, aging, couples, suburbs ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, france, southern france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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: realistic, talky, humorous, semi serious, clever ...
Audience: date night
Plot: tennis, friendship, friends, farce, buddies, suburbs, couples, couple relations, love affair, romance, fall in love, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.9
 929
Laura (1979)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A blinded French sculptor completes a statue of a friend's daughter by using his sense of touch.
Style: serious, sexual, realistic, erotic
Plot: coming of age, lolita, eroticism, romance, love affair, parents and children, sexual relations, destructive relationship, dangerous attraction, artists and showbiz, fall in love, love and romance ...
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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, realistic, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: love triangle, forbidden love, older man young girl relationship, dysfunctional family, resort, family problems, teenage life, dishonesty, couples, lovers reunited, lifestyle, human nature ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1970, 1960s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 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: touching, sentimental, serious, atmospheric, realistic
Plot: dancer, dance, siblings relations, dancer's life, couple relations, couples, transplant, friendship, artist, love and romance, dealing with death, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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, realistic, serious, psychological
Plot: romance, singleness, love and romance, parents and children, sexual relations, love affair, destructive relationship, youth, breakup, love triangle, lifestyle, human nature ...
Time: 80s
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Our Happy Lives (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 147 min.
Story: Six people whose lives are intertwined struggle to find happiness amid broken relationships and painful life changes.
Style: touching, serious, realistic
Plot: friendship, sexual identity, gender, society, friends, breakup, unfulfillment, love and romance, romance, immigrants, couples, militant ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Great Gatsby (1974)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 144 min.
Story: Nick Carraway, a young Midwesterner now living on Long Island, finds himself fascinated by the mysterious past and lavish lifestyle of his neighbor, the nouveau riche Jay Gatsby. He is drawn into Gatsby's circle, becoming a witness to obsession ...
Style: captivating, serious, stylized, realistic, gloomy ...
Plot: love and romance, infidelity, fall in love, love triangle, society, obsession, love affair, millionaire, wealth, couples, couple relations, betrayal ...
Time: 20s, 20th century, 1920s, post world war one
Place: new york, usa, long island, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
That Most Important Thing: Love (1975)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Servais Mont, a photographer, meets Nadine Chevalier who earns her money starring in cheap soft-core movies. Trying to help her, he borrows the money from the loan sharks to finance the theatrical production of 'Richard III' and gives ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, stylized, sexual, surreal ...
Plot: loan, photographer, dishonesty, couples, strong sexual content, unfulfillment, porn, romance, artists and showbiz, fall in love, love and romance, drugs/alcohol ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.3
 530
The Bridge (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Actor Gerard Depardieu co-directed this drama about a married woman who falls in love with another man. Mina is a movie buff with a husband, Georges, who's out of work, and a 15-year-old son, Tommy. While Mina works part-time as a domestic for ...
Style: emotional, serious, gloomy, realistic
Plot: infidelity, forbidden love, family relations, dull life, couples, family problems, looking for love, opposites attract, midlife crisis, love triangle, fall in love, romance ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: europe, france, normandy
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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