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Call Me: The Rise and Fall of Heidi Fleiss (2004)
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Call Me: The Rise and Fall of Heidi Fleiss (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The story of Heidi Fleiss, known as "The Hollywood Madam", who was the daughter of a prominent Los Angeles doctor and eventually became a prostitute for a well-known Los Angeles madam. She took over her boss' operation and soon was raking in $300,000 a month by hiring only the most beautiful and highest-class hookers and catering to wealthy Hollywood types, European and American corporate executives and Arab sheiks. Her operation was broken up by Los Angeles police in 1993, and she eventually went to prison for income-tax evasion. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com
Style: sexual, thought provoking, serious, captivating, realistic
Plot: prostitute, rise and fall, crimes, drug abuse, sexual relations, hollywood, ambition, destructive relationship, artists and showbiz, human nature, society, dishonesty, nightlife, lifestyle, showbiz, celebrity culture, female nudity, prostitution, brothel, celebrity, drug addiction, police corruption, call girl, escort service, money laundering ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, sexual and captivating films with plots about couples, prostitute, lifestyle, life is a bitch, society, love and romance and unfulfillment mostly in Drama, Romance and Crime genres. Some movies like Call Me: The Rise and Fall of Heidi Fleiss: Carmen, Baby (1967), The Last Tycoon (1976), The Pornographer (1999), Willie Dynamite (1974), The PyraMMMid (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Ivans xtc. (To Live and Die in Hollywood) (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Update on Leo Tolstoy's "The Death of Ivan Ilyich," set in contemporary Hollywood.
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: hollywood, skinny dipping, agent, uncover truth, unfulfillment, life is a bitch, artists and showbiz, ambition, human nature, rise and fall, showbiz, introspection ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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Carmen, Baby (1967)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: West Germany, Yugoslavia, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Carmen, a free-spirited young woman who sometimes earns money as a prostitute, lives a bohemian existence in a small town where most of the locals allow her to do as she pleases. Jose, a naive young man who has just been hired as the town's new ...
Style: erotic, sexual, sexy, stylized, captivating ...
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Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
The Last Tycoon (1976)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: F.Scott Fitzgerald's novel is brought to life in this story of a movie producer slowly working himself to death.
Style: realistic, stylized, captivating, sentimental, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hollywood, filmmaking, romance, obsession, producer, ambition, introspection, film industry, fall in love, great depression, couple relations, dishonesty ...
Time: 30s, 20s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
The Pornographer (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A socially inept man's amateur porn film wins him a contract with a small-time pornography distribution company, where he faces a series of moral crises and is forced to face his own porn addiction.
Style: sexual, realistic, captivating, sincere, psychological ...
Plot: prostitute, pole dancer, sexual abuse, society, human nature, introspection, actor's life, filmmaking, drug abuse, life is a bitch, lifestyle, small town life ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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Willie Dynamite (1974)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Willie Dynamite is a pimp who operates in New York City. Willie was a big success as a pimp, but now, just as fast as he rose to the top, he has hit bottom. A former prostitute who has become a social worker tries to get Willie to clean up his life ...
Style: serious, bleak, rough, captivating, disturbing ...
Plot: prostitute, pimp, crime, cons and scams, urban ghetto life, life is a bitch, urban ghetto, going straight, downfall, social decay, injustice, urban ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
The PyraMMMid (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Russia, early 90s. A fictional story inspired by financier Sergey Mavrodi, his securities company "MMM", and the pyramid scheme he ran that left upwards of fifteen million investors with nothing when it crashed.
Style: captivating, tense, realistic, serious
Plot: rise to the top, corporate crimes, cons and scams, crimes, unfulfillment, rivalry, society, rise and fall, political corruption, downfall, dishonesty, ambition ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: russia
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73%
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City of Hope (1991)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
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Style: realistic, bleak, rough, serious, clever ...
Plot: racism, political corruption, drug abuse, politics, human nature, society, injustice, urban, americana, law enforcement, lifestyle, life is a bitch ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Cholera Street (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Turkey, Hungary, France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The film is set in a rundown, crime ridden neighborhood of Istanbul dubbed "Cholera Street" (Kolera Sokağı). Salih is a mechanic and son of a respected barber Ali. A woman Tina arrives at Cholera street where she takes up residence and ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious
Plot: murder, revenge, crimes, crime, power of love, society, social differences, femme fatale, destructive relationship, unlikely couple, prostitute, vengeance ...
Time: 90s
Place: turkey, istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Scarlet Diva (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A young Italian actress embarks on a self-destructive spree of sex, drugs and other excess while doing some soul searching to find the path for redemption.
Style: realistic, stylized, serious, captivating, sexual
Plot: actor's life, drug abuse, tragic love, celebrity culture, life is a bitch, artists and showbiz, sexual relations, downfall, addiction, showbiz, nightlife, filmmaking ...
Time: 90s
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The Last Days of Frankie the Fly (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
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Style: realistic, serious, rough, sexual
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Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Our Paradise (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Vassili is an aged prostitute with killer instincts. He finds an unconscious young man in the Forest of Boulogne and takes him home. Now lovers and accomplices, the two men become a couple in prostitution and steal from their clients. And yet, ...
Style: sexual, tense, suspenseful, serious, emotional ...
Plot: prostitute, gays and lesbians, aging, lifestyle, gender, strong sexual content, deadly, partners, couples, on the run, sexual relations, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 4.2
 641
My Normal (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: "My Normal" is the story of Natalie, a young lesbian from the Lower East Side, who's struggling to find a balance between her dreams of becoming a film maker and her lifestyle as a dominatrix. Her exotic looks and unconventional ...
Style: serious, realistic, sexual, sexy, talky ...
Plot: friendship, dominatrix, sex, hopes, couple relations, parents and children, fall in love, love and romance, gays and lesbians, siblings relations, lifestyle, gender ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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In the Dark (2006)
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Duration: 89 min.
Story: A Hollywood messenger must endure cruelty and humiliation as he struggles for a chance to succeed. But when he's offered a lucrative opportunity, he must decide between compromising his closest friendship or giving his racist bosses the ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, suspense
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Max and the Junkmen (1971)
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⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.0
 496
Boulevard (1994)
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Duration: 95 min.
Story: A street prostitute takes in an abused young woman on the run from her misogynist boyfriend, leading to both facing off against the prostitute's dreaded pimp and a relentless police detective out to arrest all of them.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic
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⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Casino Jack (2010)
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44%
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Duration: 96 min.
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Style: serious, realistic, sexy, sexual, captivating
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⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Smokers Only (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Hustler White (1996)
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⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Style: realistic, serious, sincere, melancholic, sentimental ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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End of Love (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
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Duration: 95 min.
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Style: gloomy, sexual, realistic, serious
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Shooting Livien (2005)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
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Style: psychological, serious, realistic
Plot: rock, buddies, couples, nightlife, mentally unstable, music, life is a bitch, love and romance, artists and showbiz, musician's life, unfulfillment, relationship vs career ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Legalese (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When a sexy actress is charged with murder, a charming celebrity lawyer uses trickery to defend her against the press as well as the prosecution
Style: clever, humorous, semi serious, realistic, biting ...
Plot: neighbor, courtroom, crimes, celebrity culture, uncover truth, hotshot lawyer, legal action, who done it, legal investigation, false accusation, legal, murder ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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 913
Blood and Sand (1989)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Remake of the tale of an acclaimed matador who finds himself involved with a beautiful woman, jeopardizing both his marriage and career.
Style: realistic, serious, atmospheric, sexual, sentimental
Plot: adultery, curses spells and rituals, destructive relationship, love and romance, love affair, sexual relations, romance, tragic love, rise and fall, love triangle, infidelity, rise to the top ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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 2K
Heat (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
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Duration: 102 min.
Story: Former child star Joe Davis (Joe Dallesandro), reduced to living in a cheap Hollywood motel while struggling for acting jobs, is lusted after by nearly every woman he meets, including Jessica Todd (Andrea Feldman), a tightly wound feminist who has ...
Style: sexy, sexual, realistic, rough, serious
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.2
 2K
Hardcore (2004)
Genre: Drama, Crime
Country: Greece
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Leaving behind a hard life with their families, two young girls end up in a brothel, fall in love and support one another against the adversities and violence of the night.
Style: sexual, stylized, captivating, serious, rough ...
Plot: lesbian relationship, drug abuse, vengeance, sexual abuse, femme fatale, social differences, pimp, gender, deadly, couples, going straight, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: greece, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%