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The Whores (1994)
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The Whores (1994)
Original name: Le buttane
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The prostitutes of Palermo are pictured in this episodic Italian drama. The film lacks a real unifying thread as it presents scenes from the lives of 7 hookers. Five are women. One is a man, and one is a transvestite. In one episode, an aging ill-mannered Neapolitan, Orlanda, entertains North African visitors in her home. They do not seem to mind her constant barrage of racist comments. One of her clients falls for her and protects her from a client who stalks her. She is surprised. The male prostitute finds himself becoming violent after his client is too attentive. Liucca gets beaten in lieu of a payment. A mother struggles with her profession and homelife. Grimaldi dehumanizes clients.
Style: erotic
Plot: prostitute, sex scene, prostitution, male prostitution, making love, lgbt, pimp, gay interest, sex work, sex worker, mother son relationship
Place: italy, sicily, palermo italy

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out sexy, realistic, suspense and serious films with plots about prostitute, prostitution, female nudity, pimp, male nudity, gay and sex mostly in Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like The Whores: Pleasure (2021), Pretty Boy (1993), La bambola (1991), Bubu (1971), Paprika (1991). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Aclà's Decent Into Floristella (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Set in Sicily in the 1930's, Aurelio Grimaldi's feature debut chronicles the harsh story of twelve-year-old boy, Aclà, sold into slavery by his destitute parents to work in the underground Floristella sulfur mines. Overworked and ...
Style: political
Plot: pedophilia, boy, coming of age, gay, male nudity, male objectification, social injustice, traumatic childhood, little boy, youth, sex crime, childhood ...
Time: 1930s
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Pleasure (2021)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden, Netherlands, France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: 20-year-old Bella Cherry leaves the small town life in Sweden for Los Angeles with the aim to become the worlds next big porn star but the road to her goal turns out to be bumpier than she imagined.
Style: captivating, erotic
Plot: prostitute, prostitution, teenage prostitute, sexploitation, seductress, porn industry, interracial sex, porn actress, sexual content, sex worker, masturbation, strong sexual content ...
Place: sweden, eastern europe, los angeles
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Pretty Boy (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Nick is a handsome 13-year-old runaway whose search for a family leads him into the arms of male prostitution. While Nick's sexual exploits with strange men keep his pockets lined with cash, the experience does nothing to preserve his waning ...
Plot: male prostitution, lgbt, gay, gay interest, male full rear nudity, male nudity, accidental killing, male prostitute, murder, gay bashing, aids, runaway ...
Place: copenhagen
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La bambola (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A man without scruples mistreats his lover and her daughter, a teenager. also in his mind a diabolical plan to force the girl into prostitution.
Style: sex comedy
Plot: prostitute, brothel, student, female nudity, prostitution, teacher student relationship
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Bubu (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Bubu leaves his job in a bakery, forces his girl-friend into prostitution, and from then on lives out of the money she makes. The young couple find their place in the world of prostitutes and pimps, but the lack of perspective in their life - which ...
Plot: prostitute, bakery, pimp, money, conflict, death of father, caught stealing, fired from the job, prostitution, hospital, lack of money, violence against women ...
Time: 20th century
Place: paris france
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Paprika (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A young country girl comes to town and works in a brothel in order to help her fiance get the money to start his own business. "Paprika" is the name given to her by the madam.
Style: erotic, sexy, romantic, cult film
Plot: erotica, brothel, female nudity, prostitute, prostitution, sex scene, sex, lust, sexually liberated, loss of innocence, lesbian sex, marriage ...
Time: 50s
Place: italy, rome italy
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Nerolio (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 77 min.
Story: This film depicts three episodes in the life of the highly eccentric, unabashedly homosexual Italian filmmaker Per Paolo Pasolini. Pasolini was best known to Americans for his film The Gospel According to St. Matthew. However, in his native Italy, ...
Plot: writers, gay interest, murder, beach, gay sex, gay lead character, skinny dipping, erotic fantasy, lust, hustler, male nudity, gay crush ...
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A Touch of Fever (1993)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 114 min.
Story: The story of two young hustlers, Tatsuro and Shin, and her two female friends. Everything seems to work, until the day Shin declares he's in love with Tatsuro.
Plot: male prostitution, lgbt, coming of age, gigolo, prostitution, runaway, university student, male prostitute, homosexual, teenager, male nudity, gay interest
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Hooks to the Left (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Based on the journals of Nail, a male hustler who reentered the prostitution ring after 10 years in a relationship, Todd Verow's experimental documentary (shot entirely on a cell phone camera) examines the changing landscape of male ...
Style: disturbing, suspense, experimental
Plot: gay, male prostitute, male nudity, sex worker, sexual content, prostitute, eroticism, male prostitution, hustler, gay sex, gay interest, cruise ...
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I Don't Kiss (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A good-looking but naive lad leaves his mountain village to try and make his way in Paris. He thinks maybe he will try acting but things don't go too well for him. Eventually he is forced to sell himself to men and though he meets an attractive ...
Style: sexy, realistic, serious, sincere, bleak ...
Plot: prostitution, prostitute, lgbt, gay, sex, rape, violence, hustler, french soldier, male prostitute, male rape, homosexual ...
Time: 90s
Place: paris france, france, europe
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Alexa (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Alexa is very attentive to her customer's requests, but soon realizes that prostitution has limited long term career potential...
Plot: prostitute, female protagonist, prostitution, call girl, female nudity, sex with prostitute, stockings, legs
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31%
Darker Than Midnight (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Davide is different from the other teenagers. Something makes him look like a girl. Davide is fourteen when he runs away from home. His intuition leads him to choose Villa Bellini, a park in Catania, as a refuge. The park is a world in itself, a ...
Style: serious, captivating, touching, realistic
Plot: social misfits, lgbt, friendship, family relations, parents and children, society, youth, gay, androgyny, coming of age, leaving home, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, sicily, europe
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A Man's Job (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Juha is 38 years old and has three small children and a depressed wife. He sees himself as strong and believes a man should provide for his family. But one day Juha is fired from his job. Ashamed, he weaves a web of lies to hide the fact from his ...
Style: realistic, touching, sincere, serious, psychological ...
Plot: male prostitution, prostitution, male prostitute, unemployment, prostitute, family relations, hidden identity, couples, family problems, male stripper, life is a bitch, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, finland
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Secrets of a Married Man (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Italy, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A man (Shatner) going through a mid-life crisis, starts patronizing prostitutes. Eventually, he meets a very expensive one (Shepherd) and he thinks he has it all. That is until her pimp starts hounding him.
Plot: prostitute, pimp, police, crisis, unfaithful husband, cheating, family man, architect, blackmail, adultery, chase, lingerie
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Little Ladies of the Night (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The sister of ex-pimp and current Los Angeles Police detective Lyle York was murdered working the streets a few years ago. Since his reform, he has teamed with Officer Russ Garfield to clear the streets of under-age girls working in prostitution. ...
Style: cult film
Plot: prostitute, prostitution, life lesson, innocent, mother daughter relationship, friendship, police, money, father daughter relationship, teenage girl, pimp, innocence ...
Time: 70s
Place: los angeles
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Alanis (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A young Buenos Aires mother and sex worker suffers the hypocrisy of the laws that are supposed to protect her, in this compelling, profoundly political drama about the dismal choices foisted upon vulnerable women.
Style: captivating, tense, suspense, art house
Plot: prostitution, sex worker, female protagonist, prostitute, mother son relationship, money problems, mother and son, social problems, life is a bitch, social misfits, white trash, single mother ...
Place: buenos aires argentina
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Tess (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Africa
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When sex worker Tess falls pregnant, she has to fight to keep her past from swallowing her whole.
Style: disturbing, suspense, captivating, erotic
Plot: sex worker, pregnancy, prostitute, prostitution, confronting the past, troubled past, unwanted pregnancy, pregnant woman, changing lives, female protagonist, unplanned pregnancy, social problems ...
Place: africa
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Moment of Truth: Why My Daughter? (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After a young prostitute is murdered and left in a rubbish heap, her mother does everything to track down the killer.
Style: sad
Plot: prostitute, murder, prostitution, troubled teen, mother daughter relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, physical abuse, murder of daughter, strip club, stripper, psychotic, loss of daughter ...
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The Life (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 87 min.
Story: An anthropology student exploring the nature of prostitution is drawn deeper into that profession than she ever expected.
Style: erotic, realistic, thought provoking, sexy, semi documentary ...
Plot: prostitute, sex, prostitution, money, survival, female nudity, sex talk, empire, artists and showbiz, actor's life, aging, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
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Too Much Too Often! (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: When swaggering and conceited teddy boy Mike (played by fleshy-faced BUCK STARR) isn’t combing his wavy hair in a stance reminiscent of The Fonz, he’s latching onto each and every female who crosses his slimy path. The guy is bad news and has ...
Plot: sexploitation, prostitution, sex, exploitation, prostitute, sadism, female nudity, sadist, blackmail, homosexual, nudity (full frontal - brief), male prostitution ...
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Mamma Roma (1962)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: After many years working in the streets of Roma, the middle-age whore Mamma Roma (Anna Magnani) saves money to buy an upper class apartment, a fruit stand and retires from the prostitution. She brings her teenage son Ettore (Ettore Garofolo), who ...
Style: neorealism, serious, realistic, art house, sexy ...
Plot: prostitute, youth, family relations, redemption, prostitution, life is a bitch, parents and children, pimp, friendship, thief, hopes, human nature ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, post world war two
Place: rome italy, europe, italy, tokyo, mexico
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My Life to Live (1962)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Twelve episodic tales in the life of a Parisian woman and her slow descent into prostitution.
Style: art house, philosophical, sexy, reflective, thought provoking ...
Plot: prostitution, prostitute, gunfight, photographer, female nudity, pimp, street prostitution, lack of money, philosophy, female protagonist, artist, introspection ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: paris france, france, rome italy, tokyo
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Call Girl '88 (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A depressing tale dealing with five women involved with prostitution and the effects it has on their love and family lives. High class or low class, each is just as sad.
Style: erotic
Plot: prostitution, corpse, wedding dress, prostitute, sex, castration, birthday present, pimp, filmmaking, rape, suicide, runaway ...
Place: hong kong
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A Szerencse lányai (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland, Hungary
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A story of a mother who had to change her profession from a teacher to a high class prostitute to make a living.
Plot: woman, prostitute mother, customer, female nudity, emigrant, pimp, prostitution, prostitute, female teacher, russian immigrant, mother daughter relationship, female full frontal nudity ...
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Memoirs of a French Whore (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A girl, Marie is led into prostitution by her pimp boyfriend, Gerard. She must not only give money to him but to the gangsters that explore him as well. Marie, together with a friend, Maloup, will try to become independent. They start to work the ...
Plot: prostitution, girl, women, relationships, pimp, exploitation, brothel, masochism, streetwise, physical abuse, seduction, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
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Vesna Goes Fast (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Vesna, a Czech girl, arrives in Italy without money and, because of poverty, is forced into prostitution.
Plot: construction worker, migration, hopelessness, unhappy ending, street prostitution, imaginary friend, money, lie, naivete, immigrants, twenty something, prostitution ...
Place: italy
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Longing Nights (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain, Portugal
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Aitana, Pierrick, Rita and Jorge are all in their twenties and all look for ways to make their nights in the city of Madrid a little less lonely. Aitana is a sweet girl trapped in a men’s body; Pierrick is a cute French gay; Rita doesn't ...
Style: sexy, melancholic, psychological, touching, romantic ...
Plot: gay, lgbt, prostitute, male nudity, gay interest, love, gays and lesbians, prostitution, drugs, gay couple, love and romance, gay relationship ...
Time: 21st century
Place: europe, madrid
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Sugarbabies (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Persuaded by her roommate, a college student makes an arrangement with an older man who pays for her companionship.
Plot: older man younger woman relationship, sex worker, prostitution, prostitute, college student, sugar daddy, university, escort, money problems, age difference, lifetime, blind date ...
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Left Out (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Giulio, a young man from Sicily, arrives in Rome to trace back Aurora, his ex-girlfriend whom he cannot forget. He stays with a couple of family friends, Rosalia and Eugenio, who have lost their only son, Nello, of the same age as Giulio. The ...
Plot: male female relationship, mourning, gay interest, mental illness, loss of son, surrogate son, husband wife relationship, drug use, friend, father son relationship, death of son, depression ...
Place: sicily, rome italy
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23%
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Twisted (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: This retelling of Charles Dickens's Oliver Twist may be populated by drug pushers, pimps and prostitutes, but the book's classic themes remain the same. Caught under the thumb of a lecherous brothel owner, 10-year-old Lee befriends an ...
Style: sexy, twists and turns, funny, realistic, light ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: male prostitution, male prostitute, gay, gay teenager, revenge, mentor, school, death, chase, suburbs, justice, adolescence ...
Place: california
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