Movies like Cafe Society 1995

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Cafe Society (1995)
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Cafe Society (1995)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: New York 1952. Mickey Jelke inherits a big sum of money and spends his nights in Manhattan, painting the city red. Night after night, he can be found in one Broadway bar or the other, in the company of disreputable persons like pimps and prostitutes. One day,a shady cop, aided by Mickey's own girlfriend, Patricia, decides to accuse him of running a prostitution network. A scandal breaks out.
Style: sexual, tense, sexy, serious, realistic
Plot: prostitute, friendship, neo noir, jazz, bar, columnist, cons and scams, rich and poor, mate swapping, police corruption, legal, social differences, society, political corruption, urban, couples, dishonesty, nightlife, lifestyle, social misfits, celebrity culture, low lives, social relations, love, sex ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, sexy and sexual films with plots about drinking, nudity (full frontal - brief), female nudity, death, sex, friendship and friend mostly in Drama, Mystery and Thriller genres. Some movies like Cafe Society: I Love Your Work (2003), The Walker (2007), Midnight Cowboy (1969), Desolation Angels (1995), Faces (1968). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
I Love Your Work (2003)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A fictional movie star, Gray Evans, goes through the disintegration of his marriage, his gradual mental breakdown, and his increasing obsession with a young film student who reminds Gray of his own life before becoming famous. A dark psychological ...
Style: psychological, serious, realistic, gloomy
Plot: obsession, self defense, actor's life, ambition, couples, losing-it hero, desire for fame, rise and fall, showbiz, lifestyle, crumbling marriage, midlife crisis ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
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The Walker (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA, UK, Isle Of Man
Duration: 108 min.
Story: An escort who caters to Washington D.C.'s society ladies becomes involved in a murder case.
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, twists and turns, realistic ...
Plot: murder, investigation, politics, hypocrisy, state affairs, crimes, false accusation, dishonesty, law enforcement, lobbyist, husband wife relationship, bartender ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s
Place: usa, washington d.c., virginia
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85%
Midnight Cowboy (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A naive male prostitute and his sickly friend struggle to survive on the streets of New York City.
Style: realistic, disturbing, psychological, serious, rough ...
Plot: friendship, cowboy, fish out of water, prostitute, dancer, male friendship, male bonding, society, fighting illness, homosexuality, homosexual, eviction ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s, 70s
Place: new york, texas, usa, manhattan new york city, dallas texas ...
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85%
Desolation Angels (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Returning home from a trip to visit his mother, Nick discovers that a good friend of his, Sid, has apparently raped his girlfriend, Mary. More concerned with his own wounded pride than with Mary's lingering feelings of guilt, pain and betrayal, ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, realistic, serious
Plot: betrayal, rivalry, infidelity, vengeance, couples, dishonesty, urban, couple relations, sexual abuse, audition, love, violence ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, boston, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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 9K
Faces (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: An old married man leaves his wife for a younger woman. Shortly after, his ex-wife also begins a relationship with a younger partner.
Style: talky, biting, suspense, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: prostitute, suburbs, infidelity, adultery, love, divorce, dysfunctional family, family life, family relations, friendship, parents and children, hopes ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: tokyo
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71%
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Body Shots (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The Los Angeles club scene is a place of booze-fueled decadence and debauchery. In a night full of possibilities, eight 20-somethings take to the clubs seeking good times, companionship and maybe a little sex. But in the harsh light of the morning ...
Style: psychological, serious, suspense, realistic, melancholic ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: bar, nightclub, party, sex, battle of the sexes, love and romance, looking for love, wooing, youth, buddies, couples, friends ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Joe Gould's Secret (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Around 1940, New Yorker staff writer Joe Mitchell meets Joe Gould, a Greenwich Village character who cadges meals, drinks, and contributions to the Joe Gould Fund and who is writing a voluminous Oral History of the World, a record of 20,000 ...
Style: sentimental, melancholic, intellectual, enigmatic, gloomy ...
Plot: friendship, mysterious character, writer's life, human nature, buddies, storytelling, secret, reporter, alone in the world, bum, profanity, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century, 50s, 1930s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, harvard university, greenwich village manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
New Best Friend (2002)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Alicia is a poor girl starting college. Hadley, Julianne and Sydney are three well-off girls in a row house. Classes begin and Alicia is paired with Hadley to work on a sociology class project. At first rejected, Alicia is finally accepted into ...
Style: psychological, serious, realistic, intense, sexy ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: investigation, college, teenage life, betrayal, murder, wealth, manipulation, mind game, mystery, manipulations, youth, overdose ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: north carolina, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Lulu on the Bridge (1998)
Genre: Drama, Music, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: This film is about a famous jazz saxophonist, Izzy who's life is forever changed after he is accidentally shot.
Style: atmospheric, sentimental, realistic, serious, enigmatic ...
Plot: murder, jazz, shooting, saxophonist, mystery, romance, dishonesty, couples, artists and showbiz, destructive relationship, performer's life, love and romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, milwaukee wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Last Exit to Brooklyn (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, West Germany, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A gritty Brooklyn story about union corruption, violence, taboos and social norms. The stories told are of the sailors, the prostitute, the union bosses, the hooligans and the gay community set in the early 50s.
Style: rough, bleak, social, tense, social realism ...
Plot: prostitute, brooklyn new york city, union, fight, working class, society, crime, crimes, pregnancy, labor union, transvestism, transsexual ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 6.8
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Claire Dolan (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A high-priced call girl, shocked by her mother's death, decides to get out of the business and have a baby.
Style: psychological, gloomy, rough, serious, realistic
Plot: prostitute, pimp, immigrants, life is a bitch, unfulfillment, down on your luck, love and romance, going straight, couples, city life, fall in love, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, new jersey, usa, budapest, chicago illinois ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 5.9
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54 (1998)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Shane, a Jersey boy with big dreams, crosses the river in hopes of finding a more exciting life at Studio 54. When Steve Rubell, the mastermind behind the infamous disco, plucks Shane from the sea of faces clamoring to get inside his club, Shane not ...
Style: serious, realistic, atmospheric, sexy, sexual ...
Audience: teens
Plot: nightclub, disco, drug abuse, nightlife, lifestyle, addiction, drugs/alcohol, clubbing, father son relationship, party, sex, bartender ...
Time: 70s, 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, bahamas, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Girlfriend Experience (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Chelsea is an in-demand call girl whose $2,000 an hour price tag allows her to live in New York's lap of luxury. Besides her beauty and sexual skill, Chelsea offers her clients companionship and conversation, or, as she dubs it, "the ...
Style: erotic, sexy, melancholic, meditative, sexual ...
Plot: prostitute, escort, sexual relations, workplace, social relations, couple relations, workplace situations, call girl, economic crisis, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, sex scene, presidential election ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, las vegas, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Wetherby (1985)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The mysterious death of an enigmatic young man newly arrived in the suburb of Wetherby releases the long-repressed, dark passions of some of its residents.
Style: psychological, gloomy, mind bending, serious, realistic ...
Plot: investigation, world war two, solitude, obsession, memory, couples, deadly, haunted by the past, mystery, crimes, mysterious character, spinster ...
Time: 80s
Place: yorkshire
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Inheritors (1998)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Austria, Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In a small farming valley in Austria in the beginning of the 20th century a tyrannical farmer is found dead, and all the farmhands are relieved to be free of their tyrant. But the farmer was childless, so suddenly they all inherit the farm together. ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, gloomy, realistic, allegory
Plot: village life, village, murder, rape, peasant, farm hand, farm, human nature, lifestyle, society, graphic violence, crimes ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s, 1890s, 1900s ...
Place: austria, europe, new york, america
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.4
 705
Working Girls (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A day in the life of several prostitutes in an upscale Manhattan whore house. The film is a stark portrayal of the women prostitutes, the male customers and the motivations of both. Watch as the madam manipulates her "girls". Watch as she ...
Style: serious, realistic, sincere, thought provoking, tense ...
Plot: prostitute, nudity (full frontal - brief), sex, introspection, gender, feminism, society, strong sexual content, couples, strong female presence, workplace, working class ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, manhattan, new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 7.4
 289K
Eyes Wide Shut (1999)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 159 min.
Story: After Dr. Bill Hartford's wife, Alice, admits to having sexual fantasies about a man she met, Bill becomes obsessed with having a sexual encounter. He discovers an underground sexual group and attends one of their meetings -- and quickly ...
Style: sexual, psychological, sexy, surreal, atmospheric ...
Plot: orgy, strong sexual content, explicit sex, erotic thriller, sexuality, sexual relations, prostitute, sexual attraction, sexual obsession, sex, marriage, sexual fantasy ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, seattle washington, seattle ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Carnal Knowledge (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The concurrent sexual lives of best friends Jonathan and Sandy are presented, those lives which are affected by the sexual mores of the time and their own temperament, especially in relation to the respective women who end up in their lives.
Style: sexy, sexual, talky, cynical, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: mate swapping, friends, friendship, college, coming of age, battle of the sexes, college life, midlife crisis, infidelity, love triangle, romance, dishonesty ...
Time: 50s, 60s, 1940s, 20th century, 40s ...
Place: new york, vietnam, asia, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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All Good Things (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Newly-discovered facts, court records and speculation are used to elaborate the true love story and murder mystery of the most notorious unsolved murder case in New York history.
Style: tense, serious, realistic, enigmatic, disturbing ...
Plot: disappearance, mystery, murder, mentally unstable, missing person, dysfunctional marriage, investigation, crimes, high society, domestic violence, overbearing parent, love affair ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 2000, year 1971, 2000s ...
Place: new york, usa, bronx new york city, empire state building manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city ...
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53%
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Winter's Bone (2010)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: 17 year-old Ree Dolly sets out to track down her father, who put their house up for his bail bond and then disappeared. If she fails, Ree and her family will be turned out into the Ozark woods. Challenging her outlaw kin's code of silence and ...
Style: atmospheric, tense, bleak, rough, serious ...
Plot: missing person, poverty, family in crisis, life is a bitch, family relations, small town, family problems, social relations, bail, girl, down on your luck, realism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: missouri, usa, california
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52%
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Dirty Pictures (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A Cincinnati museum director goes on trial in 1990 for exhibiting sadomasochistic photographs taken by Robert Mapplethorpe.
Style: disturbing, serious, captivating, thought provoking, talky ...
Plot: lawsuit, s&m, museum, jury, courtroom, politics, courtroom drama, against the rules, fighting the system, perversion, righting the wronged, rebelliousness ...
Time: 90s, 80s, 1990s
Place: ohio, usa, cincinnati ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.6
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Waterland (1992)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The story of a mentally anguished high school history teacher going through a complete reassessment of his life. His method for reassessing his life is to narrate it to his class and interweave in it three generations of his family's history.
Style: realistic, atmospheric, serious, psychological, gloomy ...
Plot: high school, teacher, teachers and students, haunted by the past, self discovery, introspection, power relations, couples, couple relations, pregnancy, murder, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 90s, 70s, 1920s, 1940s, 1910s
Place: england, europe, london, germany, pittsburgh
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Katie Tippel (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In the late 19th century, a young woman moves to Amsterdam with her family and tries to make a living. Preyed upon by various men, she nonetheless rises in society.
Style: serious, sexual, disturbing, sexy, touching ...
Plot: prostitute, sexual abuse, family relations, society, lifestyle, nudity (full frontal - brief), power relations, rise to the top, parents and children, rich and poor, life is a bitch, sexual relations ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, 1880s
Place: amsterdam, europe, holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Color of a Brisk and Leaping Day (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The Yosemite Valley Railroad, which runs through the breathtaking scenery and stunning vistas of Yosemite National Park, is on the brink of failure. The grandson of a Chinese railroad laborer embarks on a romantic, but ultimately doomed, quest to ...
Style: sincere, captivating, serious, atmospheric, realistic
Plot: train, racism, obsessive quest, escapades, friends, americana, society, against the odds, self discovery, obsession, ambition, cigar smoking ...
Time: 1940s, 40s
Place: california, usa, washington d.c., new york, san francisco ...
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49%
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Deception (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: As a corporate auditor who works in a number of different offices, Jonathan McQuarry wanders without an anchor among New York's power brokers. A chance meeting with charismatic lawyer Wyatt Bose leads to Jonathan's introduction to The ...
Style: sexy, twists and turns, suspenseful, serious, suspense ...
Plot: deception, betrayal, frame up, hotel, heist, twists & turns, lawyer, crimes, cons and scams, life turned upside down, intrigue, danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, europe, usa, spain, london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Man Push Cart (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Every night while the city sleeps, Ahmad, a former Pakistani rock star turned immigrant, drags his heavy cart along the streets of New York. And every morning, he sells coffee and donuts to a city he cannot call his own. One day, however,the pattern ...
Style: serious, touching, sincere, realistic
Plot: immigrants, loneliness, rich and poor, hopes, society, haunted by the past, city life, falling in love, fall in love, sadness, survival, friendship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, empire state building manhattan new york city, barcelona ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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The Demon (1978)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 110 min.
Story: When Sokichi stops providing his long-time lover Kikuyo enough money to pay for the care of their three young children, Kikuyo leaves the children with Sokichi - and his very surprised and angry wife Oume - and disappears.
Style: realistic, erotic, psychological, sexy, sexual ...
Plot: love triangle, child abuse, greed, danger, manipulation, family relations, siblings relations, couple relations, manipulations, mystery, parents and children, couples ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: asia, japan, mount fuji, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.8
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Fiona (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The director of Sue continues his exploration of the theme of lonely women lost in the big city with Fiona, which goes one step further and exposes the wasted lives of whores and junkies in New York. The story of Fiona and her mother told in eight ...
Style: neorealism, realistic, disturbing, bleak, rough ...
Plot: prostitute, family relations, drug abuse, sexual abuse, murder, profanity, down on your luck, life is a bitch, crimes, urban ghetto life, parents and children, social misfits ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, israel, lower east side manhattan new york city, tel aviv israel ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 7.1
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Nobody's Life (2002)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 103 min.
Story: It all began with a little white lie.
Style: psychological, serious, tense, sexy, sexual ...
Plot: infidelity, family relations, dishonesty, family life, couples, love and romance, secret, love triangle, secret life, husband wife relationship, adultery, bank ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, spain, madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Skin of Man, Heart of Beast (1999)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After fifteen years of absence, a man returns to his family. Five-year-old Aurelie watches the stranger arrive and develops an immediate affinity with him. Her older sister, however, is very suspicious of the intruder and certain that misfortune ...
Style: touching, psychological, tense, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: mental illness, murder, family relations, siblings relations, prostitute, haunted by the past, youth, deadly, family problems, estrangement, blood, punched in the face ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, france, alps, algeria
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%