Tag: adultery

A Different Story (1978) 5.9

A Different Story (1978)

Episodic look at an unlikely couple trying to make it in L.A. during the late 1970s. He's Albert, an illegal alien from Belgium, serving as chauffeur and lover to a string of powerful men. She's Stella, a real estate age...

Story of a Love Affair (1950) 7.1

Story of a Love Affair (1950)

Paola (Lucia Bose) is the beautiful and jealously-guarded younger wife of a shady factory owner, Enrico Fontana (Ferdinando Sarmi). In order to investigate her romantic history he hires a private detective, which ironica...

Gabriela (1983) 6.3

Gabriela (1983)

In 1925, Nacib (Marcello Mastroianni) is the owner of bar in a small Brazilian coastal town runs by the local colonels. He meets Gabriela (Sonia Braga) and hires her on as a cook. They soon enter a passionate relationshi...

Urban Cowboy (1980) 6.3

Urban Cowboy (1980)

Bud Davis is a country boy who moves to the city to visit his uncle and his family. He starts hanging out at Gilley's, the popular nightclub owned by Mickey Gilley himself. He takes a job at the oil refinery where his un...

Husbands (1970) 7.4

Husbands (1970)

A common friend's sudden death brings three men, married with children, to reconsider their lives and ultimately leave together. But mindless enthusiasm for regained freedom will be short-lived....

Sweet Bird of Youth (1962) 7.3

Sweet Bird of Youth (1962)

Drifter Chance Wayne returns to his hometown after many years of trying to make it in the movies. Arriving with him is a faded film star he picked up along the way, Alexandra Del Lago. While trying to get her help to mak...

White Heat (1949) 8.1

White Heat (1949)

Cody Jarrett is the sadistic leader of a ruthless gang of thieves. Afflicted by terrible headaches and fiercely devoted to his 'Ma,' Cody is a volatile, violent, and eccentric leader. Cody's top henchman wants to lead th...

The Unbearable Lightness of Being (1988) 7.3

The Unbearable Lightness of Being (1988)

Tomas is a doctor and a lady-killer in 1960s Czechoslovakia, an apolitical man who is struck with love for the bookish country girl Tereza; his more sophisticated sometime lover Sabina eventually accepts their relationsh...

Les Dames du Bois de Boulogne (1945) 7.3

Les Dames du Bois de Boulogne (1945)

Hélène understands that Jean doesn't love her anymore. She is full of grief and anger, and she starts brooding on revenge. When she meets Jean, she pretends herself to be the one that has ceased to love the other. Jean i...

The Sunday Woman (1975) 6.7

The Sunday Woman (1975)

Police commissioner Santamaria is investigating the murdering of the ambiguous architect Mr. Garrone. The investigations soon drive him into the Torino's high society. Santamaria suspect Anna Carla and at the same time f...

Indiscretion of an American Wife (1953) 6.2

Indiscretion of an American Wife (1953)

A married American woman has gotten involved with another man while visiting relatives in Rome. She decides that the time has come to break off the relationship, and she makes plans to return home to her husband. But she...

In Bed (2005) 6.2

In Bed (2005)

Can strangers connect? Can casual sex become something else? In Santiago, Daniela and Bruno, both about 30, meet at a party, go to another and end up in a hotel. We join them there as passion becomes talk: do they know e...

Ben and Kate s1 e16 Ethics 101 7.3

Ben and Kate s1 e16 Ethics 101

Ben is not amused when Vera waves his pre-anniversary treats as infantile. Yet his interpretation of an open relationship works out even worse. Kate is determined not to waste her second shot at college like the first ti...

On a Magical Night (2019) 6.2

On a Magical Night (2019)

After 20 years of marriage, Maria decides to leave. She moves to the room 212 of the hotel opposite her marital home. From there, Maria can scrutinize her apartment, her husband, her wedding. She wonders if she has made ...

Woman on Top (2000) 5.3

Woman on Top (2000)

Plagued by chronic motion sickness, Isabella--a sultry Brazilian belle, and a gifted chef--needs to be in control in every aspect of her life: in her car; in the kitchen; on the dance floor, and of course, during sex. Ne...

“Days of Our Lives” (1965) 5

“Days of Our Lives” (1965)

"Like sands through the hourglass... so are the Days of Our Lives." These words, spoken by late cast member Macdonald Carey, open every episode of this daytime drama, chronicaling the trials and tribulations of the citiz...

Woman Times Seven (1967) 6.1

Woman Times Seven (1967)

Seven mini-stories of adultery: "Funeral Possession", a wayward widow at her husband's funeral; "Amateur Night", angry wife becomes a streetwalker out of revenge; "Two Against One", seemingly prudish girl turns out other...

“The Bold and the Beautiful” (1987) 3.4

“The Bold and the Beautiful” (1987)

The saga of the rich Forresters and the poor Logans is told against the backdrop of the fashion world in Los Angeles. Forrester Creations is the premiere fashion house in the city, thanks to the designing brilliance of E...

Random Hearts (1999) 5.2

Random Hearts (1999)

After the death of their loved ones in a tragic plane crash, Police Sergeant Dutch Van Den Broek (Harrison Ford) and U.S. Representative Kay Chandler (Dame Kristin Scott Thomas) find keys in the possessions their loved o...

Bait (1954) 6

Bait (1954)

Another in the long line of the Trials-and-Tribulations (compounded by Misery and Irony) offerings from Hugo Haas. This time out his character, Marko (Hugo Haas, is searching for a lost gold mine with his young partner R...

8½-1963 8

8½-1963

Guido is a film director, trying to relax after his last big hit. He can't get a moment's peace, however, with the people who have worked with him in the past constantly looking for more work. He wrestles with his consci...

She’s Funny That Way-2014 6.1

She’s Funny That Way-2014

On the set of a playwright's new project, a love triangle forms between his wife, her ex-lover, and the call girl-turned-actress cast in the production.::Anonymous...

Downloading Nancy-2008 5.8

Downloading Nancy-2008

Sick of her life, housewife Nancy just wants it to be over and done with, but rather than kill herself, she hires a stranger from the Internet to do the job for her. But fate takes a strange turn when she meets her kille...

Seven Stages to Achieve Eternal Bliss-2018 5.2

Seven Stages to Achieve Eternal Bliss-2018

A small-town couple finds the perfect apartment in the big city, except there's one catch: the apartment is home to the ritualistic suicides of a deranged cult....

Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice-1969 6.8

Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice-1969

Documentary-filmmaker Bob Sanders and his wife Carol attend a group-therapy session that serves as the backdrop for the film's opening scenes. Returning to their Los Angeles home, the newly "enlightened" couple chastise ...

Three Monkeys-2008 7.4

Three Monkeys-2008

Near the Bosporus, Eyüp and Hacer live in a modest flat with their son Ismail, in his twenties, who's doing poorly in his studies. Few words pass between them, and a past family tragedy brings sorrow daily. On a rainy ni...

Chloe in the Afternoon-1972 7.7

Chloe in the Afternoon-1972

The last of Rohmer's Six Moral Tales. Frederic leads a bourgeois life; he is a partner in a small Paris office and is happily married to Helene, a teacher expecting her second child. In the afternoons, Frederic daydreams...

The Good German-2006 6

The Good German-2006

Berlin, July, 1945. Journalist Jake Geismer arrives to cover the Potsdam conference, issued a captain's uniform for easier passage. He also wants to find Lena, an old flame who's now a prostitute desperate to get out of ...

Camouflage-2001 4.6

Camouflage-2001

Marty Mackenzie is an unsuccessful stage actor who takes an interest in private investigating. He takes a job working with Jack Potter, a crusty private eye. They both take a case in Beaver Ridge, a seedy small town wher...

Mental-2012 6.2

Mental-2012

The Moochmore girls are certain they all suffer from some kind of undiagnosed mental illness - because if they're not crazy then they're just unpopular. Their mother Shirley - unable to cope with her demanding daughters ...

M. Butterfly-1993 6.8

M. Butterfly-1993

During the Cultural Revolution in China in the mid-1960s, a French diplomat falls in love with a singer in the Beijing Opera. Interwoven with allusions to the Puccini opera "Madama Butterfly", a story of love and betraya...

Addicted-2014 5.2

Addicted-2014

Desire and the dangers of indiscretion. Successful businesswoman Zoe Reynard (Sharon Leal) appears to have attained it all - the dream husband she loves (Boris Kodjoe), two wonderful children and a flourishing career. As...

The Killing Time-1987 5.4

The Killing Time-1987

A psychopath murders a man who was on his way to a job as a deputy sheriff in a small California coastal resort town. He takes on the deputy's identity and arrives in town to start his new "job." What he doesn't know is ...

Petunia-2012 5

Petunia-2012

An off beat family of New Yorkers must come to terms with their own misgivings about life, relationships and the sheer unpredictability of love itself. Petunia weaves together the lives of brothers Charlie (Tobias Segal)...

A Murderous Affair: The Carolyn Warmus Story-1992 5.3

A Murderous Affair: The Carolyn Warmus Story-1992

A married man meets a beautiful woman and they begin an affair.::Anonymous...

The Decline of the American Empire-1986 7.3

The Decline of the American Empire-1986

A group of academics at the University of Montreal - most long time friends - are planning on gathering at the lakeside recreational home of Rémy and Louise, who have been together for twenty years, married for fifteen o...

Jungle Fever-1991 6.5

Jungle Fever-1991

A successful and married black man contemplates having an affair with a white girl from work. He's quite rightly worried that the racial difference would make an already taboo relationship even worse....

To Have and to Hold-2006 5.2

To Have and to Hold-2006

On the surface, Meg and Tom Davidson are in a happy marriage. There is, however, an underlying tension between the two because of Meg's part-time job as a real estate agent, which was originally only supposed to fill in ...

She’s the One-1996 6

She’s the One-1996

How do siblings deal with each other in their targets? This is the question tackled in this movie. Blue-collared Mickey drives a New York taxicab since the breakup with his promiscuous ex-fiancée Heather two years ago. H...

Locked In-2010 4.8

Locked In-2010

The story moves through the lives of two fragile yet determined people and maps a private geography of love, loss and ultimate redemption. Josh leaves his advertising career at its peak, when everyone wants either to be ...