Movies like Singing Behind Screens

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Singing Behind Screens (2003)
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Singing Behind Screens (2003)
Original name: Cantando dietro i paraventi
Genre: Drama, History, Music, War
Country: Italy, UK, France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A young man enters a brothel and sees a staged narration of a Chinese folk tale concerning a female pirate.
Plot: pirate, sea, female nudity, theater, widow, revenge, nudity (full frontal - brief), ocean
Place: china

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, gloomy and atmospheric films with plots about female nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), revenge, love, male nudity, soldier and pirate mostly in Drama, History and War genres. Some movies like Singing Behind Screens: Frenchman's Creek (1998), The Profession of Arms (2001), The Rover (1967), The Tree of Wooden Clogs (1978), Walking, Walking (1983). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Frenchman's Creek (1998)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Seeking to escape the stifling London court society, the beautiful headstrong Lady Dona St. Columb flees to her family estate on the Cornish coast. Her new freedom swiftly brings her into contact with the dashingly handsome French privateer Jean ...
Style: realistic, captivating, stylized, serious, atmospheric
Plot: pirate, ship, adventure, romance, love and romance, politics, ocean or sea, power relations, escapades, master and servant, infidelity, couples ...
Time: 17th century, 18th century, 1700s
Place: london, england, europe, cornwall
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95%
The Profession of Arms (2001)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Italy, France, Germany, Bulgaria
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In autumn of 1526, the Emperor, Charles V, sends his German landsknechts led by Georg von Frundsberg to march towards Rome. The inferior papal armies, commanded by Giovanni de'Medici, try to chase them in the midst of a harsh winter. ...
Style: psychological, serious, realistic, epic
Plot: soldier, military life, leadership, military, battles, betrayal, life is a bitch, danger, war, winter, heroes, shot to death ...
Time: 16th century, renaissance, 1500s
Place: italy
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90%
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The Rover (1967)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A former counterrevolutionary pirate befriends a mentally ill young woman and this in turn leads to tragedy when she falls in love with a French naval officer.
Plot: sailor, pirate, treasure, mediterranean, wine, military uniform, french revolution, treasure chest, military officer, ship, duel, gold coin ...
Time: 1700s, 18th century
Place: france, mediterranean sea
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
The Tree of Wooden Clogs (1978)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Italy
Duration: 186 min.
Story: The life inside a farm in Italy at the beginning of the century. Many poor country families live there, and the owner pays them by their productivity. One of the families has a very clever child. They decide to send him to school instead of make him ...
Style: realistic, serious, thought provoking, touching, contemplative
Plot: school, countryside, peasant, village, farm, clergy, family life, parents and children, life is a bitch, small town life, family problems, small town ...
Time: 1900s, 19th century, 20th century, 90s, turn of the century ...
Place: italy, europe, milan italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Walking, Walking (1983)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Italy
Duration: 171 min.
Story: Italian maestro Ermanno Olmi tells the tale of the journey of the Magi in this lyrical odyssey. The film focuses on a wise man who interprets his sighting of a comet streaking through the sky as a spiritual message. Joined by two associates, ...
Style: allegory, fairy tale
Plot: drawing, thief, insect, mercenary, spear, security guard, gold, spirituality, scorpion, ambush, devotion, actor ...
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The Dancer (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Music
Country: France, Belgium, Czech Republic
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Nothing in her background destined Loïe Fuller from the American Midwest to become a Belle Epoque icon, even less a dancer at the Paris Opera. Even at the risk of destroying her back and burning her eyes with the stage lights, she will never falter ...
Plot: female director, death of father, love, loss of father, fire, brooklyn new york city, bare breasts, dress, audition, cake, nudity (full frontal - brief), baptism ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: new york, paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
The Game Is Over (1966)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Renee Saccard is a pampered, selfish young wife of a middle-aged Parisian businessman who falls in love with her stepson but is driven to the point of madness when her husband tricks the stepson into betraying her.
Plot: revenge, deception, bare breasts, female nudity, exercise, unhappy marriage, nudity (full frontal - brief), cheating wife, sexually dissatisfied wife, deep cleavage, older woman younger man sex
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Travelling Players (1975)
Genre: Drama, History, Music, War
Country: Greece
Duration: 230 min.
Story: This expansive Greek drama follows a troupe of theater actors as they perform around their country during World War II. While the production that they put on is entitled "Golfo the Shepherdess," the thespians end up echoing scenes from ...
Style: realistic, thought provoking, captivating, epic, disturbing ...
Plot: murder, betrayal, civil war, parents and children, against humanity, life is a bitch, legends and myths, wartime life, rivalry, anti war, genocide, deadly ...
Time: 50s, year 1939, 1950s, 1940s, 1930s ...
Place: greece, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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The Son of Captain Blood (1962)
Genre: Action, Adventure, History
Country: Spain, Italy, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The son of a notorious pirate is placed on the path of righteousness by his love for a beautiful young woman.
Plot: pirate, sword fight, sailboat, dead rat, slavery, sailing ship, mother son relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Slave Widow (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 73 min.
Story: After her husband's suicide, young and beautiful Mitsuko Fuji feels alone and helpless -- until one of her husband's major creditors, Mr. Kito, offers a sympathetic ear and a cancellation of all debts. However, Mitsuko soon learns that ...
Plot: bare breasts, sex, father son relationship, nudity (full frontal - brief), suicide by drowning, suicide, widow, female nudity
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50%
El largo invierno (1992)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 135 min.
Story: In 1939, Ramon (Jacques Penot) was a young man, caught up in his Barcelona family's involvement on the Republic side in the brutal Spanish Civil War. He and his family fled into exile ahead of Franco's troops. Now it is many years later, ...
Plot: butler, female nudity, soldier, flashback, fascism, spanish civil war, bourgeoisie, sex scene, topless
Time: year 1939
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Paradise Club (2016)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: During the height of the social revolution, a young dancer searches for salvation when she chooses to leave paradise.
Plot: female director, sexual revolution, nudity (full frontal - brief), beach, female nudity, nightclub, barefoot woman
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Holy Pafnucio (1977)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Mexico
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Controversial, sexy and surreal tale of a messenger, his journey and encounters with many historical events and people such as Auschwitz, the Ku Klux Klan, Frida Kahlo, Cortés and Emiliano Zapata (as a beautiful woman!)
Plot: sand, symbolism, female nudity, surrealism, musical number, messiah, desert, nudity (full frontal - brief), football
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Damn the Defiant! (1962)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Defiant's crew is part of a fleet-wide movement to present a petition of grievances to the Admiralty. Violence must be no part of it. The continual sadism of Defiant's first officer makes this difficult, and when the captain is disabled, ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ship, napoleonic wars, sea battle, mutiny, royal navy, pirate, betrayal, rescue, war, heroes, heroic mission, daring rescue ...
Time: 18th century, 1790s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Fort Saganne (1984)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: France
Duration: 180 min.
Story: In 1911, a willful and determined man from peasant stock named Charles Saganne enlists in the military and is assigned to the Sahara Desert under the aristocratic Colonel Dubreuilh.
Style: epic, realistic, serious, exciting
Plot: foreign legion, state affairs, army investigation, wartime life, love and romance, romance, destiny, military, soldier, adventurer, battles, military life ...
Time: 1910s
Place: europe, africa, france, paris france, north africa ...
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45%
Devils of Monza (1987)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The young noble Don Monza is caught and thrown out by the nun Virginia de Leva when she catches him flirting with one of her nun sisters across the stone wall between their gardens. He hears the rumor that she'd have an affair with her trustee ...
Plot: nun, evil, affair, forbidden love, evil nun, nudity (full frontal - brief), convent, murder, sex, revenge, betrayal
Time: 1500s
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Moses and Aaron (1975)
Genre: Music, Drama
Country: West Germany, Austria, France, Italy
Duration: 107 min.
Story: MOSES AND AARON finds Jean-Marie Straub and Danièle Huillet, through their exemplary craft, transforming a familiar Biblical tale into a borderline-surreal cinematic opera of seemingly endless possibility. In expressive, melodic tones, the ...
Plot: female director, ideology, prophet, orgy, human sacrifice, religion, leader, opera, idol, killing an animal, lust, bible ...
Place: egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Black Corsair (1976)
Genre: Adventure, Action
Country: Italy
Duration: 126 min.
Story: The story circulates around the classical Black Pirate and his battle against arch enemy Prins van Gould. The Black Pirate is out for revenge on his brothers' killers. He has a blood-planned way to go, and he trusts only to his own rap sword.
Plot: pirate, swashbuckler, pirate ship, revenge
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Capri-Revolution (2018)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 122 min.
Story: In 1914, with Italy about to enter World War I, a commune of young artists from Northern Europe establishes itself on the rural island of Capri, a safe haven for dissidents and nonconformists from all over the world, like Russian exiles led by Maxim ...
Plot: male nudity, female full frontal nudity, female nudity, male genitalia, sexually frustrated woman, shaved labia, nudism, male full rear nudity, female genitalia, cave, nudity (full frontal - brief), sexual awakening ...
Time: year 1914, 1910s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Wedding Song (2008)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: France, Tunisia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The Nazi occupation of Tunisia strains the bonds of friendship between a Muslim woman and a Sephardic Jewess who are both preparing for their marriages.
Style: atmospheric, emotional, serious, realistic, touching ...
Plot: world war two, friendship, coming of age, family relations, friends, wedding, nudity (full frontal - brief), religions or cults, youth, life is a bitch, parents and children, against humanity ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s
Place: tunisia, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Genre: Drama, History, Music, War
Country: France
Duration: 143 min.
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Style: serious, bleak, tense, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: investigation, nazism, workplace situations, deadly, workplace, murder, haunted by the past, crimes, workplace intrigue, corporation, legal, world war two ...
Place: france, paris france, europe, maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Agnes (1995)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: France, Germany, Norway, Iceland
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In a barren land ruled by oppression and ignorance, a spirited woman driven by hope of a better life must fight against the odds. Agnes is a servant in the house of the county sheriff. There she is constantly sexually harassed by him and treated ...
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One Day in a Life (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 82 min.
Story: One Day in a Life is a 2008 Italian drama film directed by Stefano Tummolini. It entered the "Venice Days" section at the 65th Venice International Film Festival.
Plot: homosexual, nudity (full frontal - brief), nude beach, gay, sea, gay lead character, sex scene, beach, male nudity, female nudity, gay man has sex with a woman, unrequited love ...
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38%
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Genre: Drama, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 80 min.
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Genre: Drama, History, War
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Jamaica Inn (1983)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 187 min.
Story: The respected squire of a quiet Cornish village is in reality the leader of a gang of murderous pirates who attack passing ships, kill their crews and steal their cargoes.
Plot: pirate, evil man, hotel, murder
Time: 19th century
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36%
Don't Cry, Nanking (1995)
Genre: Drama, History, War
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Story: In December 1937, during the Second Japanese-Sino War, a Chinese doctor, his Japanese pregnant wife, their teenage daughter and their young son travel from Shanghai to Nanjing seeking shelter in the Capital during the Japanese invasion. The family ...
Plot: sino japanese war, chinese history, japanese occupation, world war two, german, war crime, massacre, chinese
Time: year 1937, year 1938, 1930s
Place: china
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36%
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Maryline (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A wannabe actress follows her dreams and moves to Paris.
Plot: bus, female nudity, beach, blood, wine, female full frontal nudity, theater, falling into water, telephone conversation, female protagonist, dead bird, human ashes ...
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35%
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Kamouraska (1973)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A writer, Kamouraska is based on a real nineteenth-century love-triangle in rural Québec. It paints a poetic and terrifying tableau of the life of Elisabeth d'Aulnières: her marriage to Antoine Tassy, squire of Kamouraska; his violent murder; ...
Plot: male objectification, barefoot male, butt naked, clothed female naked male, clothed male naked male, male star appears nude, nudity (full frontal - brief), defloration, adultery, love triangle, male nudity, female nudity ...
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Genre: Drama
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Story: Daddy, filmed in cooperation with movie director Peter Whitehead, discovers the connection between a father and little girl. Like the majority of Niki De Saint Phalle’s films, the flick combines autobiography with imagination, mixing erotic scenes ...
Plot: drawing, nudity (full frontal - brief), father daughter incest, sculpture, phallus, bedtime story, memory, large breasts, deep cleavage, hairy vagina, mansion, incest ...
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