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20 best movies like Carried Away (1995)

List of the best movies like Carried Away (1995): Sea of Love, I Want Your Love, Uncle John, Feeling Minnesota, Heavy, Breathless, High Heels, Waiting to Exhale, Whispers in the Dark, Road to Nowhere.

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Markimdb: 6.8
Genrethriller, melodrama, drama, crime
CountryUSA, Canada
Duration01:53
CharactersSerial killers, Friends
PlotPassion, Investigation, Seduction
PlaceNew York
StyleExciting, Action, Twisted plot, Atmospheric, Smart

Seen-it-all New York detective Frank Keller is unsettled - he has done twenty years on the force and could retire, and he hasn't come to terms with his wife leaving him for a colleague. Joining up with an officer from another part of town to investigate a series of murders linked by the lonely hearts columns he finds he is getting seriously and possibly dangerously involved with Helen, one of the main suspects.

Markimdb: 5.1
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryUSA
CharactersGay, Friends, Artists
PlotPassion, Friendship, Loneliness
PlaceParty, USA
StyleSoulful, Explicit scenes, Touching, Serious

After a decade of living in San Francisco, Jesse is forced to move back to his Midwestern roots because he can no longer afford the city. On his final night in the city, friends and ex-lovers gather for a going away party that promises to heighten Jesse's already bittersweet feelings about leaving.

Markimdb: 6.2
Genrethriller, melodrama, drama, crime, detective
CountryUSA
Duration02:03
PlotInvestigation, Missing people, Rivalry
PlaceUSA, Small cities
StyleAction, Soulful, Atmospheric, Fascinating, Tense

Uncle John revolves around the struggle to keep a mysterious disappearance unsolved

Markimdb: 5.4
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama, crime
CountryUSA
Duration01:39
CharactersGangsters, Accountant
PlotLove, Wedding, Love triangle
TimeHoneymoon
StyleRomantic, Smart, Fancy, Black humor

Sam Clayton's marriage to ex-stripper Freddie comes about when she's strong-armed into the match by Red, a club proprietor who once did her a favor. But Freddie falls in love with Jjaks, Sam's brother, and the pair tries to escape the situation together. It isn't long before both Sam and Red catch up with them, resulting in threats against the two of them -- although tension also starts to build between Sam and Red.

Markimdb: 6.8
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:45
CharactersDogs, Losers
PlotLove, Loneliness, Jealousy, Seduction
PlaceSmall cities
StyleSoulful, Gloomy, Touching, Serious

Victor is a cook who works in a greasy bar/restaurant owned by his mother, Dolly. It's just the two of them, a waitress named Delores, and a heavy drinking regular, Leo. But things change when Callie, a beautiful college drop-out, shows up as a new waitress and steals Victor's heart. But Victor is too shy to do anything about it, and too self-consciously overweight to dream of winning Callie away.

Markimdb: 5.9
Genreaction, thriller, melodrama, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:40
CharactersGangsters, Partners
PlotRobbery, Passion, Chase
PlaceCollege, Mexico, Los Angeles
StyleSoulful, Tense, Touching, Serious

Jesse has to get out of Las Vegas quickly, and steals a car to drive to L.A. On the way he shoots a police man. When he makes it to L.A. he stays with Monica, a girl he has only known for a few days. As the film progresses, the police get closer to him, and the crimes escalate.

Markimdb: 7.1
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CountrySpain, France
Duration01:52
CharactersJudge, Actors, Mothers, Singers
PlotLove, Passion, Investigation, Obsession, Love triangle
PlaceSpain
StyleRomantic, To cry, Fascinating, Tense, Serious

After being estranged for 15 years, flamboyant actress Becky del Paramo re-enters her daughter Rebecca's life when she comes to perform a concert. Rebecca, she finds, is now married to one of Becky's ex-lovers, Manuel. The mother and daughter begin making up for lost time, when suddenly, a murder occurs...

Markimdb: 6
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CountryUSA
CharactersFriends, Single mothers
PlotPassion, Friendship, Divorce
StyleRomantic, To cry, Cute, Soulful, Smart

Cheated on, mistreated and stepped on, the women are holding their breath, waiting for the elusive "good man" to break a string of less-than-stellar lovers. Friends and confidants Vannah, Bernie, Glo and Robin talk it all out, determined to find a better way to breathe.

Markimdb: 5.6
Genrethriller, drama, detective
CountryUSA
Duration01:43
CharactersSerial killers, Psychiatrists
PlotPassion, Investigation, Obsession, Seduction
PlaceCollege, New York
StyleAction, Soulful, Atmospheric, Gloomy, Touching

Psychiatrist Ann Hecker is ending one relationship and possibly starting an important new one, while finding that some of the sexual exploits her patients relate are weighing on her. Turning to a married friend from her research days for guidance, she finds his help increasingly important when a female patient is murdered and it turns out that her new boyfriend was also seeing the dead woman.

Markimdb: 5.4
Genrethriller, melodrama, drama
CountryUSA
CharactersDirectors
PlotAdventure, Passion, Investigation
StyleAction, Twisted plot, Atmospheric, Tense, Serious

A passionate filmmaker creating a film based upon a true crime casts an unknown mysterious young woman bearing a disturbing resemblance to the femme fatale in the story. Unsuspectingly, he finds himself drawn into a complex web of haunting intrigue: he becomes obsessed with the woman, the crime, her possibly notorious past, and the disturbing complexity between art and truth. From the Smoky Mountains of North Carolina to Verona, Rome, and London, new truths are revealed and clues to other crimes and passions, darker and even more complex, are uncovered.

Markimdb: 7.3
Genrethriller, drama, detective, film noir
CountryUSA
Duration01:23
CharactersModels, Accountant
PlotRevenge, Investigation, Fate, Mystery
PlaceUSA
StyleAction, Gloomy, Depressive, Serious, Noir

Frank Bigelow is about to die, and he knows it. The accountant has been poisoned and has only 24 hours before the lethal concoction kills him. Determined to find out who his murderer is, Frank, with the help of his assistant and girlfriend, Paula, begins to trace back over his last steps. As he frantically tries to unravel the mystery behind his own impending demise, his sleuthing leads him to a group of crooked businessmen and another murder.

Markimdb: 6.3
Genrethriller, melodrama, drama, detective
CountrySpain, France
Duration01:55
CharactersDogs
PlotPassion, Investigation, Obsession, Radio, Pads
StyleExplicit scenes, Serious, Disturbing

Miranda, a sex addict, works for a radio station and is married to a cop. She signs up for therapy in order to deal with her sex addiction. Also in the group is Javier, a sex-phone junkie. The two misfits hit it off and a torid affair ensues. But things get a little complicated when Javier finds out that this phone sex trysts have been secretly taped and being distributed all over Madrid, and that his ex-wife is living with his business partner. Elsewhere, while investigating a murder case, Felix discovers Miranda's affair with Javier.

Markimdb: 6.6
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryUSA
Duration02:06
CharactersFamily, Alcoholics
PlotRehabilitation
StyleTo cry, Soulful, Gloomy, Serious

An airline pilot and his wife are forced to face the consequences of her alcoholism when her addictions threaten her life and their daughter's safety. While the woman enters detox, her husband must face the truth of his enabling behavior.

Markimdb: 6.9
Genremelodrama, drama, biography, history
CountryCzech Republic, United Kingdom, France, USA
Duration02:31
CharactersKings, Horses, Photographers, Sisters, Reporters
PlotLove, On real events, Dancing, Boxing, Passion
PlaceAircraft, Trains, Africa, England, Party
StyleSoulful, Fascinating, Makes me think

The inspiring true story of Seretse Khama, the King of Bechuanaland (modern Botswana), and Ruth Williams, the London office worker he married in 1948 in the face of fierce opposition from their families and the British and South African governments. Seretse and Ruth defied family, Apartheid and empire - their love triumphed over every obstacle flung in their path and in so doing they transformed their nation and inspired the world.

Markimdb: 6.4
Genrethriller, melodrama, drama, biography
CountryUnited Kingdom, Germany, Canada, USA
Duration01:39
CharactersJews, Psychologists, Lovers, Psychiatrists
PlotPassion, Mental disorders, Seduction
StylePsychological problems, Philosophical, Intellectual, Serious

Seduced by the challenge of an impossible case, the driven Dr. Carl Jung takes the unbalanced yet beautiful Sabina Spielrein as his patient. Jung’s weapon is the method of his master, the renowned Sigmund Freud. Both men fall under Sabina’s spell.

Markimdb: 5.1
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:36
CharactersWidows
PlotRevenge, Investigation, Death, Funeral
StyleFancy, Black humor

Dorian and Angus chase down their womanizing stepfather with a helicopter, frightening him to death. In his effort to cover their tracks, Dorian begins investigating his stepfather's mistress, Sally. She works at a fast-food drive-through, she's pregnant and Dorian quickly falls in love with her. Unfortunately, his scheming mother wants Sally dead. And Sally isn't sure she wants Dorian to be her child's father and also his brother.

Markimdb: 4.6
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:12
CharactersFriends
PlotPassion, Friendship
PlaceChicago
StyleSoulful, Fancy

Autoerotic follows four interconnected Chicago couples as they explore the boundaries of self-pleasure and sexual exploration. Through a unique blend of outrageous comedy and in-your-face sex, Autoerotic insightfully illuminates the private sexual lives of America’s urbanites.

Markimdb: 7.4
Genrethriller, melodrama, drama, crime
CountryUSA
Duration01:53
PlotPassion, Obsession, Seduction
PlacePrison, Small cities
StyleAction, Twisted plot, Atmospheric, Smart, Tense

In the midst of a searing Florida heat wave, a woman convinces her lover, a small-town lawyer, to murder her rich husband.

Markimdb: 6.3
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CountryUSA, Spain
Duration01:38
CharactersWriters
PlotPassion, Obsession, Love with age difference, Seduction, Fate
PlaceEngland, London
StyleRomantic, Smart

Two married couples find only trouble and heartache as their complicated lives unfold. After 40 years of marriage, Alfie leaves his wife to pursue what he thinks is happiness with a call girl. His wife, Helena, reeling from abandonment, decides to follow the advice of a psychic. Sally, the daughter of Alfie and Helena, is unhappy in her marriage and develops a crush on her boss, while her husband, Roy, falls for a woman engaged to be married.

Markimdb: 6.9
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama, music
CountryUSA
Duration01:54
CharactersArtists
PlotPassion, Music, Love triangle, Rivalry
PlaceNight Clubs
StyleSoulful, Smart, Touching, Serious

The lives of two struggling musicians, who happen to be brothers, inevitably change when they team up with a beautiful, up-and-coming singer.

Markimdb: 6.9
Genrethriller, melodrama, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:56
CharactersMafia, Lawyers, Investigators
PlotInvestigation, Political, False accusations, Rivalry
StyleAction, Soulful, Smart, Tense, Makes me think

Megan Carter is a reporter duped into running an untrue story on Michael Gallagher, a suspected racketeer. He has an alibi for the time his crime was allegedly committed—but it involves an innocent party. When he tells Carter the truth and the newspaper runs it, tragedy follows, forcing Carter to face up to the responsibilities of her job when she is confronted by Gallagher.

Markimdb: 6.7
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:53
CharactersWomanizers
PlotLove, Passion, Breakup, Success, Fate
StyleRomantic, Touching

Maggie, an alluring free spirit who won't let anyone - or anything - tie her down. But she meets her match in Jamie, whose relentless and nearly infallible charm serve him well with the ladies and in the cutthroat world of pharmaceutical sales. Maggie and Jamie's evolving relationship takes them both by surprise, as they find themselves under the influence of the ultimate drug: love.

Markimdb: 5.9
Genrehorror, thriller, melodrama, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:28
CharactersVampire
PlotInvestigation, Death, Supernatural
PlaceSea
TimeDark ones
StylePsychological problems, Atmospheric, Smart, Fancy, Gothic

MIDNIGHT SON is the story of Jacob, a young man confined to a life of isolation, due to a rare skin disorder that prevents him from being exposed to sunlight. His world opens up when he meets Mary, a local bartender, and falls in love. Tragically, Jacob’s actions become increasingly bizarre as he struggles to cope with the effects of his worsening condition. Forced by the disease to drink human blood for sustenance, he must control his increasingly violent tendencies as local law enforcement narrow their focus on him as a suspect in a series of grisly murders.

Markimdb: 6.2
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:38
PlotLife, Death, Seduction, Family life, Death of his wife
StyleTo cry, Cute, Soulful, Touching

Ollie Trinke is a young, suave music publicist who seems to have it all, with a new wife and a baby on the way. But life deals him a bum hand when he's suddenly faced with single fatherhood, a defunct career and having to move in with his father. To bounce back, it takes a new love and the courage instilled in him by his daughter.

Markimdb: 7.9
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:42
CharactersTeens, Pupils, Friends, Losers, Introverts
PlotRelationship, Friendship, First love, Growing up
PlaceSchool
StyleSoulful, By books, Touching

A coming-of-age story based on the best-selling novel by Stephen Chbosky, which follows 15-year-old freshman Charlie, an endearing and naive outsider who is taken under the wings of two seniors. A moving tale of love, loss, fear and hope - and the unforgettable friends that help us through life.

Markimdb: 7.1
Genremelodrama, drama, history
CountryUnited Kingdom, France, USA
Duration01:38
PlotInvestigation, Love triangle, Conspiracies, Rivalry
PlaceParis, France
StyleFascinating, Disturbing

A gripping family drama and entrepreneurial fable, set in a post-war Paris fashion house. It exposes the grit behind the glamour of a rising business, spearheaded by two clashing brothers.

Markimdb: 7
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:31
CharactersGay
PlotDancing, Passion, Obsession
PlaceUSA, Night Clubs, New York
StyleSoulful, Fascinating, Heavy, Explicit scenes, Serious

Too shy to make a proper introduction, a recent college grad devises to shoot a documentary about the NYC nightlife scene in order to meet the go-go guy he’s cyber-obsessed with.

Markimdb: 6.6
Genremelodrama, drama
CountrySpain, Cuba
Duration01:30
CharactersGay
PlotSoccer, Passion, Money, Seduction
PlaceBeach
StyleRomantic, Soulful, Touching, Serious

Cuba is not a country for young gays. Teen rent boy Reinier falls in love with a mate in the slum soccer field at their neighbourhood in Havana. Although obsessed with moneymaking to hold up his baby, teen wife and wife's granma, gambler Reinier always fails in getting the stoke of luck he looks for. At the same time he cannot help being infatuated by Yosvani. Handsome Yosvani will give up his wealthy -and elder- girlfriend whom he hooked to pay him a lavish life in the big city, and the works he makes for her father, a loan thug, so much in love he is with Reinier. But the boys would fight hard to keep this love in the reckless Havana streets.

Markimdb: 5.5
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryUSA, United Kingdom, India
Duration01:32
CharactersIndians
PlotSuperpowers, Passion, Mystery, Supernatural
PlaceSea, Village, Jungle, India
StyleSoulful, Fascinating, Touching, Serious

Tilo, the titular "Mistresses of Spices" is a shopkeeper and an immigrant from India who helps customers satisfy their needs and desires with spices. Her life changes when she falls in love with an American man.

Markimdb: 6.6
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:41
CharactersLesbians, Photographers
PlotLove, Passion
PlaceNew York
StyleSoulful, Gloomy, Serious

A young female intern at a small magazine company becomes involved with a drug-addicted lesbian photographer, both of whom seek to exploit each other for their respective careers, while slowly falling in love with each other.





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