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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: thought provoking, serious, captivating, realistic, sexual, sexy
Plot: prostitute, rise and fall, hollywood, escort service, ambition, destructive relationship, lifestyle, crimes, drug abuse, sexual relations, artists and showbiz, society, showbiz, nightlife, celebrity culture, scandal, price of fame, brothel, father daughter relationship, cynicism, human nature, dishonesty, strong female presence, sex, female nudity ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa

Most similar movies to Call Me: The Rise and Fall of Heidi Fleiss

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, captivating and sexy films with plots about lifestyle, artists and showbiz, ambition, unfulfillment, couples, society and showbiz mostly in Drama, Crime and Romance genres. Some movies like Call Me: The Rise and Fall of Heidi Fleiss: In the Dark (2006), My Normal (2009), Carmen, Baby (1967), The Last Tycoon (1976), Smokers Only (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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In the Dark (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
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, captivating, serious, psychological, humorous ...
Plot: hollywood, racism, ambition, showbiz, introspection, human nature, filmmaking, artists and showbiz, manipulation, moral dilemma, crimes, manager ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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, suspenseful, captivating
Plot: hollywood, death, introspection, uncover truth, rise and fall, ambition, showbiz, human nature, drug abuse, life is a bitch, self destruction, skinny dipping ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 4.2
 663
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: realistic, serious, sexy, captivating, talky ...
Plot: dominatrix, friendship, fall in love, follow your dream, lifestyle, ambition, love and romance, showbiz, parents and children, couple relations, couples, workplace ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 5.4
 160
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, realistic, serious, experimental, captivating ...
Plot: prostitute, police corruption, rock, unfulfilled love, curses spells and rituals, destructive relationship, small town, sexual abuse, celebrity culture, apocalypse, small town life, love triangle ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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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: stylized, realistic, captivating, sentimental, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hollywood, filmmaking, romance, producer, ambition, introspection, obsession, film industry, fall in love, great depression, celebrity culture, showbiz ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century, 20s, 1920s ...
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 5.1
 224
Smokers Only (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Argentina
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A suicidal young singer named Reni (Cecilia Bengolea) is about to get kicked out of her band when she meets a male gigolo, Andres (Leonardo Brezicki), at an ATM after he picks her pocket. They begin an affair, and she decides to become a hooker so ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, captivating, sexy ...
Plot: male prostitute, lifestyle, love affair, couples, destructive relationship, nightlife, love and romance, musician's life, romance, sexual relations, aspiring singer, gay interest ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: argentina, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
A Very British Sex Scandal (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A Very British Sex Scandal tells the story of Peter Wildeblood, a royal correspondent for the Daily Mail newspaper. He is a closet homosexual and like many gay men at that time, lives in secret as homosexuality is against the law. One evening he ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, suspenseful, sexy ...
Plot: love affair, couples, society, journalism, coming out, scandal, gay slur, sex scandal, beach, gay interest, estate, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 20th century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 6.0
 79
Amazon Falls (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Amazon Falls tells the story of a faded B-movie actress JANA who refuses to let go of her dream of being a star. Famous for her roles in Amazon movies where she portrayed a variety of pre-Xena warrior-princesses, she desperately tries to keep her ...
Style: realistic, captivating, psychological, atmospheric, gloomy ...
Plot: hollywood, desire for fame, artists and showbiz, human nature, ambition, aging, actress, rivalry, society, downfall, actor's life, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Generation Now (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A multi-cultural celebration of young people triumphing in the face of adversity, societal pressures and difficult familial situations.
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, touching, gloomy
Plot: friendship, gang, lifestyle, teenage life, rich and poor, against the odds, drug abuse, crimes, society, hopes, life is a bitch, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2006
Place: usa, san francisco, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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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, serious, stylized, captivating, sexy ...
Plot: actor's life, drug abuse, tragic love, celebrity culture, showbiz, addiction, sexual relations, life is a bitch, downfall, artists and showbiz, nightlife, filmmaking ...
Time: 90s
Place: paris france, rome italy, los angeles, europe, asia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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: serious, tense, captivating, realistic
Plot: rise to the top, ambition, downfall, cons and scams, corporate crimes, rise and fall, crimes, political corruption, intrigue, rivalry, dishonesty, money ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Protecting the King (2007)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Sex, drugs and violence--they're all part of the job when you're protecting The King of Rock & Roll. And when you're only 16, the on-the-job training comes in ways that can't be taught in school. The story of David ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: on the road, lifestyle, ambition, teaching the ways of the world, drug abuse, celebrity culture, showbiz, artists and showbiz, musician's life, rock, fame, elvis presley ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Anna Nicole (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Voluptuous beauty Anna Nicole Smith marries an elderly millionaire and poses for Playboy, but after her husband's death, her excessive drinking, pill-popping and weight fluctuations take their toll.
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, thought provoking, sexy
Plot: playboy, rise and fall, celebrity, celebrity culture, rising to stardom, ambition, desire for fame, starlet, drug addiction, posing nude, photo shoot, female protagonist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Who the Hell's Bonnie and Clyde? (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Hungary
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The film tells the true story of a young couple 'The Hungarian Bonnie & Clyde'.
Style: captivating, realistic, serious
Plot: on the run, bank robbery, romance, chases and races, crimes, runaway, crime, female director, car chase, weapons, tattoo, male nudity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, hungary
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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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: suspenseful, tense, emotional, serious, realistic ...
Plot: deadly, lifestyle, on the run, lovers on the run, criminal heroes, love affair, male prostitute, partners, couples, sexual relations, destructive relationship, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: paris france, europe, france, lyon
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.2
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The Wager (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: An actor at the pinnacle of his Hollywood career finds himself buckling to temptation after he accepts the lead in a classic tale of good versus evil. Michael Steele has just been nominated for Best Actor at the Academy Awards. In the wake of that ...
Style: realistic, serious, christian film, thought provoking, gloomy ...
Plot: hollywood, human spirit, relationship vs career, introspection, actor's life, desire for fame, ambition, society, artists and showbiz, rising to stardom, couples, showbiz ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Shooting Livien (2005)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A dark psychological drama, Shooting Livien explores the inner psyche of John Livien, a disillusioned New York musician who deals with a childhood trauma by claiming an alter ego. His band on the brink of success, fantasy becomes dangerously blurred ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspense, bleak, psychological
Plot: musician's life, addiction, drug abuse, music, life is a bitch, ambition, lifestyle, nightlife, showbiz, alcohol abuse, identity crisis, friends ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.6
 9K
CBGB (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: CBGB looks at New York's dynamic punk rock scene through the lens of the ground-breaking Lower East Side club started by eccentric Hilly Kristal (Alan Rickman) in 1973 which launched thousands of bands.
Style: realistic, sincere, captivating, serious
Plot: music, punk rock, punk, musician's life, nightlife, clubbing, ambition, artists and showbiz, music band, lifestyle, music history, nightclub ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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 5.2
 238
End of Love (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Stuck in a Christian 'rehabilitation' camp, Ming recalls his double life, a whirlwind of sex and drugs as a rent boy, and a sedate, romantic life with the older and more conservative Yen. Secrets and lies haunt their relationship, as ...
Style: sexy, realistic, serious, sexual, gloomy
Plot: betrayal, drug abuse, coming out, introspection, couples, gays and lesbians, love and romance, romance, society, unfulfilled love, gender bending, lovers reunited ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.2
 17K
Casino Jack (2010)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Based on a true story, a hot shot Washington DC lobbyist and his protégé go down hard as their schemes to peddle influence lead to corruption and murder.
Style: witty, semi serious, factual, satirical, colourful ...
Plot: politics, profanity, crime, crimes, cons and scams, manipulation, native americans, money, lifestyle, investigation, dishonesty, manipulations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, washington d.c., texas, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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: rough, bleak, disturbing, serious, realistic ...
Plot: prostitute, pimp, city life, injustice, urban ghetto, drug dealing, crimes, going straight, cons and scams, drug abuse, isolation, urban ghetto life ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Polanski Unauthorized (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An unauthorized chronicle of the life of Roman Polanski.
Style: thought provoking, realistic, serious, captivating, sexy ...
Plot: ambition, prodigy, life is a bitch, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, filmmaking, celebrity culture, unfulfillment
Time: 60s, 70s
Place: usa, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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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: rough, stylized, captivating, serious, realistic ...
Plot: lesbian relationship, drug abuse, life is a bitch, going straight, femme fatale, love and romance, youth, crimes, addiction, social differences, dangerous attraction, destructive relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: greece, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Client List (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After she and her husband lose their jobs, a former Texas homecoming queen inadvertently finds herself in the middle of a prostitution ring after she unknowingly accepts a position at a massage parlor.
Style: sexy, realistic, touching, serious, based on true events ...
Plot: prostitute, life is a bitch, workplace, parents and children, family problems, family relations, dishonesty, lifestyle, unemployment, family life, sexual relations, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.7
 1K
Circuit (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: John is an ex-cop who leaves small-town life and provincial attitudes behind for a new existence in West Hollywood. As he seeks an open, accepting gay life, John is introduced to the fast-paced Circuit Party scene, featuring beautiful people and a ...
Style: sincere, realistic, serious, captivating, contemplative ...
Plot: addiction, drug abuse, coming out, love and romance, lifestyle, fish out of water, sexual relations, nightlife, couples, best friends, youth, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: illinois, los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.1
 653
G (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A young Hip Hop star named Summer G falls for a middle to upper class sister while in college. After she rejects him for a fellow social climber, Summer G spends ten years building a Hip Hop empire, then moves to the Hamptons where he finds the ...
Style: sentimental, captivating, realistic, serious, gloomy
Plot: modern day adaptation, hip hop, lifestyle, love triangle, unfulfilled love, lovers reunited, social differences, haunted by the past, tragic love, infidelity, love affair, showbiz ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, long island
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Rise & Fall of a White Collar Hooligan (2012)
Genre: Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Casual football hooligan Mike Jacobs is going nowhere in life when he meets old friend Eddie Hill at a football match that turns nasty off the pitch. Under Eddie’s tutelage he soon finds himself inducted into the world of credit card fraud, where ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ambition, rise and fall, dishonesty, buddies, cons and scams, gang, lifestyle, crimes, friends, crime, hoodlum, bully
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Di Di Hollywood (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Bar worker Diana Diaz (Elsa Pataky) leaves Madrid for Miami and with new boyfriend, Robert (Luis Hacha), they then head for Hollywood, prepared to do anything for fame.
Style: captivating, realistic, cynical, psychological, atmospheric ...
Plot: hollywood, desire for fame, showbiz, actor's life, ambition, rising to stardom, follow your dream, sex scene, agent, infidelity, casting couch, blind ambition ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, usa, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Bridge to Nowhere (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A group of 20-something blue-collar workers in Pittsburgh cook up a scheme to make extra money that involves prostitution. Their business takes off, then gets way out of hand.
Style: serious, rough, suspense, bleak, realistic
Plot: prostitute, crimes, crime, underground, working class, friendship, rise and fall, society, illegal prostitution, danger, escapades, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: pittsburgh, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Hollywood Wives: The New Generation (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A Hollywood star (Fawcett), fed up with her husband's cheating, hires a private investigator to tail him. Emotional support is offered by her two friends - a soul singer (Givens) and a famous director's wife (Gilbert)
Style: semi serious, realistic, sexy, sexual
Plot: hollywood, private detective, celebrity culture, couple relations, best friends, womanizer, aging, showbiz, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, celebrity, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, hollywood star
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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