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20 best movies like From the Land of the Moon (2016)

List of the best movies like From the Land of the Moon (2016): The Deep Blue Sea, Double Lover, Tess, Still the Water, Dracula 3D, Cannibal, The History of Love, Victoria & Abdul, Love & Friendship, Farewell, My Queen.

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Markimdb: 6.2
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryUnited Kingdom, Australia
PlotLove, Obsession
PlaceEngland, London
StyleRomantic, Twisted plot, Atmospheric, Gloomy, Serious

The wife of a British Judge is caught in a self-destructive love affair with a Royal Air Force pilot.

Markimdb: 6.2
Genrethriller, melodrama, drama
CountryFrance, Belgium
CharactersTwins, Models, Cats
PlotLove, Weapon, Birthday, Mystery, Ghosts
StyleUnexpected ending, Twisted plot, Tense

Chloé, a fragile young woman, falls in love with her psychoanalyst, Paul. A few months later she moves in with him, but soon discovers that her lover is concealing a part of his identity.

Markimdb: 7.3
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryUnited Kingdom, France
CharactersAngels, Farmers
PlotLove, Fate
Time19th century, 18th century
StyleSoulful, Atmospheric, Fascinating, Gloomy, Touching

A strong-willed peasant girl is sent by her father to the estate of some local aristocrats to capitalize on a rumor that their families are from the same line. This fateful visit commences an epic narrative of sex, class, betrayal, and revenge.

Markimdb: 6.7
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryJapan, France, Spain
CharactersTeens, Pupils
PlotLove, Investigation, Death, Water, Swimming
PlaceSea, Islands, Nature, Japan, Moon
StyleLight, Soulful, Atmospheric, Vital signs, Touching

Taking place during the full-moon night of traditional dances in August and set on the Japanese island of Amami-Oshima, the drama centers on a 14-year-old boy who finds a dead body floating in the sea. The young man enlists the help of his girlfriend to solve the mystery. The pair will learn to become adults by experiencing the interwoven cycles of life, death and love.

Markimdb: 3.6
Genrehorror, thriller, melodrama, drama
CountryItaly, France, Spain
CharactersVampire, Wolves, Dracula, Owls
Time19th century
StyleBy books, Atmospheric, Serious, Disturbing

When Englishman Jonathan Harker visits the exotic castle of Count Dracula, he is entranced by the mysterious aristocrat. But upon learning that the count has sinister designs on his wife, Mina, Harker seeks help from vampire slayer Van Helsing.

Markimdb: 5.9
Genreaction, thriller, melodrama, drama, adventure
CountrySpain, Romania, Russia, France
CharactersSerial killers, Killers, Blonde girls, Cannibals, Twins
PlotLove, Abduction, Money, Religious, Snow
PlaceMountains, Beach
StylePsychological problems, Action, Atmospheric, Touching, Serious

Carlos is the most prestigious tailor in Granada, but he's also a murderer in the shadows. He feels no remorse, no guilt, until Nina appears in his life and love awakens.

Markimdb: 6.3
Genremelodrama, drama, military
CountryFrance, Belgium, Canada, Romania
PlotLove, Friendship, Death
PlaceBeach, New York
StyleTo cry, Soulful, Fascinating, Serious

The story of a long-lost book that mysteriously reappears and connects an old man searching for his son with a girl seeking a cure for her mother's loneliness.

Markimdb: 6.8
Genremelodrama, drama, biography, history
CountryUnited Kingdom, Republic of Ireland, USA
CharactersKings, Friends, Soldier
PlotLove, On real events, Relationship, Friendship, Death
PlaceEngland, India, Scotland
Time19th century
StyleBy books, Atmospheric, Touching

Queen Victoria strikes up an unlikely friendship with a young Indian clerk named Abdul Karim.

Markimdb: 6.4
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CountryRepublic of Ireland, France, Netherlands
PlotLove, Dancing, Obsession, Friendship, Intrigue
PlaceEngland, London, Mansions
Time18th century
StyleRomantic, Light, Cute, Jane Austen Novels

From Jane Austen’s novella, the beautiful and cunning Lady Susan Vernon visits the estate of her in-laws to wait out colorful rumors of her dalliances and to find husbands for herself and her daughter. Two young men, handsome Reginald DeCourcy and wealthy Sir James Martin, severely complicate her plans.

Markimdb: 6.2
Genremelodrama, drama, history
CountryFrance, Spain
CharactersKings, Horses, Lesbians, Strong women, Friends
PlotLove, On real events, Dancing, Friendship, Revolution
PlaceFrance, New York
Time18th century
StyleTo cry, Serious

A look at the relationship between Marie Antoinette and one of her readers during the final days of the French Revolution.

Markimdb: 6.8
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryUnited Kingdom
CharactersHorses, Cats
Time19th century
StylePsychological problems, Heavy, Depressive

Rural England, 1865. Katherine, suffocated by her loveless marriage to a bitter man and restrained by his father's tyranny, unleashes an irresistible force within her, so powerful that she will stop at nothing to get what she wants.

Markimdb: 6.5
Genrehorror, thriller, fantasy, melodrama, drama, detective
CountryUSA, Canada
CharactersSerial killers, Strong women
PlotLove, Superpowers, Supernatural, Ghosts, Cheating
PlaceEngland, Estate
StyleAction, Beautiful, Atmospheric, Creepy, Gothic

In the aftermath of a family tragedy, an aspiring author is torn between love for her childhood friend and the temptation of a mysterious outsider. Trying to escape the ghosts of her past, she is swept away to a house that breathes, bleeds… and remembers.

Markimdb: 5.8
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryUnited Kingdom, Belgium, France
CharactersWriters, Artists
PlotLove, Love triangle
PlaceEngland, Party, Estate
StyleSmart, Serious, Not for everyone

Edwardian England. A precocious girl from a poor background with aspirations to being a novelist finds herself swept to fame and fortune when her tasteless romances hit the best seller lists. Her life changes in unexpected ways when she encounters an aristocratic brother and sister, both of whom have cultural ambitions, and both of whom fall in love with her.

Markimdb: 7.3
Genremelodrama, drama, biography, history
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
PlotLove, On real events, Political, Fate
PlaceEngland, London
Time19th century
StyleInteresting, Soulful, Atmospheric, Touching, For single girls

From Academy Award® winners Graham King and Martin Scorsese, along with the makers of Gosford Park and The Departed, comes the story of Queen Victoria’s early rise to power. From an object of a royal power-struggle to her romantic courtship and legendary marriage to Prince Albert, Emily Blunt (The Devil Wears Prada) gives a stunning performance as the young Victoria. Packed with drama, romance, breath-taking cinematography, lavish costumes and featuring an outstanding British cast including Jim Broadbent, Harriet Walter, Mark Strong, Paul Bettany, Miranda Richardson, and Rupert Friend, The Young Victoria has captivated British audiences, and is the film that Company magazine called “an epic British film, which will sweep you up in her remarkable story.”

Markimdb: 7.6
Genremelodrama, drama, music, history
CountryPoland, United Kingdom, France, Belgium
CharactersMusicians, Poets, Pianists
PlotLove, Dancing
PlacePrison, Trains, Paris, Yugoslavia, Berlin
TimeCold War
StyleRomantic, Sad ones

A man and a woman meet in the ruins of post-war Poland. With vastly different backgrounds and temperaments, they are fatally mismatched and yet drawn to each other.

Markimdb: 5.4
Genremelodrama, drama, military, history
CountryCanada, United Kingdom, France
CharactersIndians, Heroes, Soldier, Priests
PlotSuperpowers, Revolution, Political, Uprising
PlaceEngland, France
Time18th century

In the mid-18th Century, as England and France battle over control of Canada, an epic romance between a peasant woman and a trapper unfurls

Markimdb: 7.7
Genremelodrama, drama, crime
PlotLove, On real events, Friendship, Death, Jealousy
PlaceParis, France
Time19th century
StyleRomantic, Atmospheric, Gloomy, Depressive, Serious

Ex-convict Georges Manda returns to the free world determined to go straight and takes a steady job as a carpenter. Unable to completely shake his connections with the underground, he meets with a former prison mate, older gangster Félix Leca, who introduces him to his mistress, the sweet but guarded Marie "Casque d'Or". Marie and Georges fall into a passionate relationship, driving Félix to do everything in his power to ruin the couple.

Markimdb: 6.7
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA, Netherlands
CharactersDogs, Lesbians
PlotLove, Dancing, Friendship, Love triangle, Flowers
PlaceAircraft, England, India, London, Asia
TimeGraduation, 18th century
StyleBy books, Atmospheric, Gloomy, Touching, Serious

Clarissa Dalloway looks back on her youth as she readies for a gathering at her house. The wife of a legislator and a doyenne of London's upper-crust party scene, Clarissa finds that the plight of ailing war veteran Septimus Warren Smith reminds her of a past romance with Peter Walsh. In flashbacks, young Clarissa explores her possibilities with Peter.

Markimdb: 7.2
Genrefantasy, melodrama, drama, biography
CountryUnited Kingdom, Russia, Italy, France, Netherlands
CharactersImmortals, Writers, Poets
PlotTime travel, Loneliness, Political
Time18th century
StyleAction, Atmospheric, Smart, Intellectual, Serious

England, 1600. Queen Elizabeth I promises Orlando, a young nobleman obsessed with poetry, that she will grant him land and fortune if he agrees to satisfy a very particular request.

Markimdb: 6.7
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryFrance, Belgium
CharactersLesbians, Teachers, Disabled people, Farmers
PlotLove, Dancing, Breakup
PlaceTrains, France, Hospitals
StyleCute, Soulful

In 1971, Carole and Delphine meet and fall in love in Paris. When Carole follows Delphine back to her family farm in Limousin, the two find lesbianism and feminism are not as easy in the countryside.

Markimdb: 6.2
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryPortugal, Spain, France
CharactersBlonde girls, Brokers, Accountant
PlotLove, Gambling, Breakup, Love at first sight
StyleRomantic, Atmospheric, Fascinating, Serious

Macário spends an entire train journey to the Algarve talking to a woman he does not know about the trials and tribulations of his love life: straight after starting his first job as a book keeper at his Uncle Francisco's shop in Lisbon he falls madly in love with a young blonde, who lives across the road. No sooner does he meet her than he straightaway wants to marry her. His uncle, totally opposed to the match, fires him and kicks him out of the house. Macário departs for Cape Verde where he makes his fortune. When he finally wins his uncle’s approval to marry his beloved, he discovers the “singularity” of his fiancée’s character.

Markimdb: 6.7
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryGreece, France, Belgium
CharactersGay, Losers
PlotDancing, Weapon
StyleLight, Inspirational, Soulful, Atmospheric, Fascinating

Strangers in their own birthplace, a camp 16-year-old, lollipop-sucking Dany and his 18-year-old brother Odysseus cross the entire country (along with pet rabbit Dido ) in search of their Greek father, who they only know as “The Nameless”, after the death of their Albanian mother. They hope to get Greek passports and citizenship but on the journey they encounter racism and prejudice.

Markimdb: 7.2
Genrefantasy, melodrama, drama, short, military
CountryBelgium, France
CharactersMilitary, Soldier
PlotObsession, Supernatural, Life after death

Soldier Nathan died during World War I. A strange collector imprisoned his shadow and gave him a new chance: a second life against 10000 captured shadows. It is love that guides him, as his purpose is to meet Sarah again, the woman he fell in love with before he died. But then he discovers that she's already in love with someone else, jealousy clouds his mind and pushes him towards a bitter decision, not without consequences.

Markimdb: 6.1
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryFrance, Belgium
CharactersBlonde girls, Students, Girlfriends, Lovers, Neighbors
PlotLove, Passion, Relationship, Breakup, Love triangle
PlaceParis, France, Cemetery
StyleExplicit scenes

Murphy is an American living in Paris who enters a highly sexually and emotionally charged relationship with the unstable Electra. Unaware of the seismic effect it will have on their relationship, they invite their pretty neighbor into their bed.

Markimdb: 7.8
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryItaly, France
PlotLove, Dancing, Love triangle
Time19th century
StyleRomantic, To cry, By books, Atmospheric, Gloomy

A lonely city transplant, and a sheltered girl haunted by a lover’s promise, meet by chance on a canal bridge and begin a tentative romance that quickly entangles them in a web of longing and self-delusion.

Markimdb: 6.8
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CountryUnited Kingdom, France, USA
PlotLove, Wedding, Loneliness, Seduction, Mystery
PlaceEngland, Party, London
StyleRomantic, Cute, For single girls

A 34 year old single woman, Nancy, hung-over again, exhausted by the endless fruitless set ups by her friends, traveling across London to toast another 10 years of her parent's successful happy magical marriage runs in with a 40 year old divorcee, Jack, who mistakes her for his 24 year old blind date. Nancy, deciding to go with it, happens to hop on the most chaotic yet hilarious journey of her life which neither of them will ever forget.

Markimdb: 7
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryUnited Kingdom
PlotLove, Love triangle
Time19th century
StyleRomantic, Action, Atmospheric, Fascinating, Smart

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 of the script leads to an off-camera love affair as well. While attempting to maintain their composure and professionalism, Anna and Mike struggle to come to terms with their infidelity.

Markimdb: 6.3
Genremelodrama, drama, crime
CountryBelgium, France, Netherlands
PlotLove, Robbery, Racing, Bank robbery, Passion

When Gino 'Gigi' meets Bénédicte 'Bibi' at the racetrack, it's love at first sight. But can their devotion save a love that may already be lost?

Markimdb: 6.6
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryBelgium, Canada, France
CharactersGay, Musicians, Pianists, Bartenders
StyleTouching, Serious

Paulo, a young pianist, meets Ilir, a double-bass player originally from Albania. It's love at first sight. Confronted by Anka, Paulo finds himself out on the street. Despite Ilir's misgivings, Paulo moves in with him. One day, when Paulo promises that he will love Ilir for the rest of his life, Ilir leaves the city and doesn't return. A few days later, Paulo finds out that Ilir is in jail, and the two lovers embark on an heart-breaking relationship.

Markimdb: 6.1
Genrethriller, melodrama, drama
CountryUnited Kingdom
PlotLove, Robbery, Hostage
PlaceEngland, London
StyleRomantic, Exciting, Twisted plot, Serious, Disturbing

A romantic thriller set during the armed robbery of one of London’s most exclusive jewellers. Sometimes funny, often dark, always captivating and never what you expect.