Movies like Live Flesh

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Live Flesh (1997)
 7.4
 27K
Live Flesh (1997)
Original name: Carne trémula
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A scorned ex-convict forces himself into the lives of the couple who put him behind bars.
Style: psychological, serious, realistic, intense, emotional, atmospheric, sexy, gloomy, contemplative, sexual ...
Plot: strong sexual content, lust, infidelity, sexual relations, bus, adultery, obsession, love triangle, danger, haunted by the past, desire, betrayal, basketball, suicide, prostitute, paraplegic, nudity (full frontal - brief), disability, couple relations, love and romance, couples, dangerous attraction, sexual activity, profanity, graphic violence ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 70s
Place: spain, madrid, europe, miami, barcelona, sarajevo, barcelona spain

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Most similar movies to Live Flesh

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, sexy, realistic and sexual films with plots about couples, female nudity, male nudity, sex, obsession, weird and relationships mostly in Drama, Romance and Thriller genres. Some movies like Live Flesh: Savage Grace (2007), The Night Porter (1974), The Piano Teacher (2001), Bitter Moon (1992), 9½ Weeks (1986). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.8
 10K
Savage Grace (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Spain, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: This examination of a famous scandal from the 1970s explores the relationship between Barbara Baekeland and her only son, Antony. Barbara, a lonely social climber unhappily married to the wealthy but remote plastics heir Brooks Baekeland, dotes on ...
Style: disturbing, sincere, serious, realistic, emotional ...
Plot: incest, mother son incest, adultery, murder, sexual relations, couple relations, socialite, scandal, gay, love, crimes of passion, family problems ...
Time: 50s, 60s, 1940s, 70s, 20th century ...
Place: europe, london, england, new york, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Night Porter (1974)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 118 min.
Story: In this unsettling drama from Italian filmmaker Liliana Cavani, a concentration camp survivor discovers her former torturer and lover working as a porter at a hotel in postwar Vienna. When the couple attempt to re-create their sadomasochistic ...
Style: psychological, serious, sexual, bleak, sexy ...
Plot: s&m, war crime, dangerous attraction, sexual abuse, lovers reunited, sexual perversion, hotel, danger, destructive relationship, haunted by the past, eroticism, guilt ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 20th century, year 1957, 1940s ...
Place: europe, vienna, germany, frankfurt germany, hungary ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
The Piano Teacher (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Austria, France, Germany
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Erika Kohut, a sexually repressed piano teacher living with her domineering mother, meets a young man who starts romantically pursuing her.
Style: psychological, disturbing, controversial, bleak, serious ...
Plot: masochism, older woman younger man relationship, pianist, bdsm, sexual relations, fetish, desire, destructive relationship, teacher, overbearing parent, age difference, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: austria, europe, paris france, vienna
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.2
 34K
Bitter Moon (1992)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: France, UK
Duration: 139 min.
Story: An embittered husband, paralyzed and in a wheelchair, buttonholes a complete stranger and begins to tell him the story of his marriage. The stranger would like to escape, but cannot. For one thing he grows fascinated by the story. For another he is ...
Style: erotic, sexy, sexual, psychological, cynical ...
Plot: femme fatale, sexual relations, s&m, obsession, dangerous attraction, destructive relationship, love affair, infidelity, sex addict, couple relations, seduction, sexual perversion ...
Time: 90s
Place: paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 6.0
 36K
9½ Weeks (1986)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: An erotic story about a woman, the assistant of an art gallery, who gets involved in an impersonal affair with a man. She barely knows about his life, only about the sex games they play, so the relationship begins to get complicated.
Style: sexy, erotic, sexual, psychological, romantic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: erotica, sex scene, sexual relations, strong sexual content, dangerous attraction, obsession, bdsm, sexual awakening, destructive relationship, mysterious character, sexualized violence, sexuality ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, coney island brooklyn new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Flower of My Secret (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Marisa Paredes is Leocadia ("Leo") Macias, a woman writing “pink” romance novels under the alias of Amanda Gris that are very popular all across Spain. Unlike her romantic novels, her own love life is troubled. Leo has a less than ...
Style: clever, tense, realistic, psychological, touching ...
Plot: obsession, old woman, romance, hopes, crumbling marriage, couple relations, love and romance, writer's life, artists and showbiz, unfulfillment, couples, family problems ...
Time: 90s
Place: spain, europe, tokyo, madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 6.4
 50K
Crash (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: After getting into a serious car accident, a TV director discovers an underground sub-culture of scarred, omnisexual car-crash victims who use car accidents and the raw sexual energy they produce to try to rejuvenate his sex life with his wife.
Style: erotic, bleak, disturbing, psychological, atmospheric ...
Plot: deviant sex, lust, masochism, obsession, sexuality, car accident, infidelity, hospital, sadism, couple relations, sexual relations, pornography ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 5.3
 10K
Romance (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Although deeply in love with her boyfriend - and indeed sleeping in the same bed with him - a schoolteacher cannot handle the almost complete lack of intimacy he will allow. Increasingly frustrated, she gradually finds her sexual appetites leading ...
Style: erotic, sexual, sexy, realistic, serious ...
Plot: infidelity, degradation, nymphomania, erection, rape, cuckold, bondage, strong sexual content, sexual relations, obsession, sex, bound and gagged ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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All About My Mother (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A single mother in Madrid sees her only son die on his birthday as he runs to seek an actress' autograph. Beside herself with grief, she returns to Barcelona to tell the boy's father about the death of the son he never knew he had.
Style: touching, emotional, stylized, realistic, tense ...
Plot: transvestism, prostitute, birthday, transsexual, aids, friends, friendship, redemption, lesbian, homosexual, heist, letter ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: spain, barcelona, madrid, barcelona spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 7.1
 13K
High Heels (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 112 min.
Story: High Heels is a murder mystery comedy centering on flamboyant actress Becky del Paramo and her daughter Rebecca, a television anchorwoman. After being estranged for 15 years, Becky re-enters Rebecca's life when she comes to perform a concert. ...
Style: serious, sentimental, suspense, enigmatic, captivating ...
Plot: transvestism, murder, obsession, who done it, romance, family relations, couples, guilt, confession, actress, love triangle, singer ...
Time: 90s, 70s
Place: spain, europe, madrid, caribbean, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.1
 2K
L'ennui (1998)
Genre: Romance, Drama
Country: France, Portugal
Duration: 122 min.
Story: A philosophy teacher restless with the need to do something with his life meets a young woman suspected of driving an artist to his death. He finds the very simple Cecilia irritating but develops a sexual rapport with her. Obsessed with the need to ...
Style: psychological, erotic, sexy, sexual, emotional ...
Audience: teens
Plot: older man younger woman sex, obsession, love triangle, midlife crisis, sexual relations, older man younger woman, dangerous attraction, destructive relationship, infidelity, love affair, passionate interest, femme fatale ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Breaking the Waves (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark, Sweden, France, Netherlands, Norway, Iceland, Spain, UK
Duration: 159 min.
Story: In a small and conservative Scottish village, a woman's paralytic husband convinces her to have extramarital intercourse so she can tell him about it and give him a reason for living.
Style: emotional, psychological, disturbing, heartbreaking, sad ...
Plot: tragic love, priest, self sacrifice, marriage, love, power of love, nursing, injury, nudity (full frontal - brief), husband wife relationship, destructive relationship, sin ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: scotland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Suspicious River (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A young married woman (Parker) sells her body, not just for money, to guests at the motel where she works as a receptionist.
Style: psychological, disturbing, rough, erotic, tense ...
Plot: sexual abuse, prostitute, infidelity, dangerous attraction, survival, family problems, haunted by the past, danger, destructive relationship, life is a bitch, strong sexual content, small town ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, vancouver, vancouver british columbia canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Broken Embraces (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Harry Caine, a blind writer, reaches this moment in time when he has to heal his wounds from 14 years back. He was then still known by his real name, Mateo Blanco, and directing his last movie.
Style: stylized, emotional, sentimental, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: betrayal, obsession, love triangle, jealousy, destructive relationship, neo noir, filmmaking, actress, love, couple relations, romance, tragic love ...
Time: 90s, 21st century, 20th century, contemporary, 1990s ...
Place: madrid, spain, europe, ibiza
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Sex, Lies, and Videotape (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A sexually repressed woman's husband is having an affair with her sister. The arrival of a visitor with a rather unusual fetish changes everything.
Style: sexual, sexy, talky, witty, psychological ...
Plot: voyeurism, sexuality, infidelity, videotaping, sex, drifter, yuppie, therapist, interview, sexual obsession, strong sexual content, postmodernism ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Beauty of the Day (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Beautiful young housewife Séverine Serizy cannot reconcile her masochistic fantasies with her everyday life alongside dutiful husband Pierre. When her lovestruck friend Henri mentions a secretive high-class brothel run by Madame Anais, Séverine ...
Style: sexual, erotic, mind bending, sexy, surreal ...
Plot: prostitute, sexual relations, brothel, infidelity, obsession, unfaithful wife, sexual exploration, double life, sexual perversion, masochism, female nudity, couples ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.7
 2K
Fidelity (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Portugal
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Clélia is a very attractive photographer starting a new job for a sensationalist newspaper. She soon becomes involved with three very different men: Cléve, a middle aged books editor, Nemo, a mysterious photographer and Rupert McRoi, the owner of ...
Style: realistic, stylized, serious, emotional, sexy ...
Plot: strong sexual content, marriage, destructive relationship, love and romance, sexual relations, crumbling marriage, love triangle, couples, hockey, nudity (full frontal - brief), husband wife relationship, photographer ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.3
 4K
Nathalie... (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Spain
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Paris doctor Catherine starts to think her husband, Bernard, is having an affair when she hears an unfamiliar woman's message on his voice mail. Hoping to learn more about his extramarital activities, Catherine heads to a strip club, where she ...
Style: psychological, serious, atmospheric, erotic, sexual ...
Plot: prostitute, sexual relations, infidelity, friendship, voyeur, striptease, nightclub, erotic thriller, dangerous attraction, destructive relationship, manipulation, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary
Place: paris france, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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 7.0
 10K
Matador (1986)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A conflicted youth confesses to crimes he didn't commit while a man and woman aroused by death become obsessed with each other.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, rough, tense ...
Plot: drowning, obsession, murder, necrophilia, serial killer, crimes, dangerous attraction, sexual relations, crimes of passion, femme fatale, mentally unstable, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Love in the Time of Cholera (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Mexico, UK
Duration: 139 min.
Story: In Colombia just after the Great War, an old man falls from a ladder; dying, he professes great love for his wife. After the funeral, a man calls on the widow - she dismisses him angrily. Flash back more than 50 years to the day Florentino Ariza, a ...
Style: serious, psychological, sentimental, realistic, atmospheric ...
Plot: letter, impossible love, love triangle, funeral, diary, romance, virginity, looking for love, power of love, love affair, love and romance, love letter ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, 1900s, 1870s, 1890s ...
Place: colombia, caribbean, paris france, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 7.4
 5K
The Eel (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 117 min.
Story: White-collar worker Yamashita finds out that his wife has a lover visiting her when he's away, suddenly returns home and kills her. After eight years in prison, he returns to live in a small village, opens a barber shop (he was trained as a ...
Style: captivating, psychological, touching, enigmatic, serious ...
Plot: redemption, starting over, social relations, human nature, hopes, haunted by the past, crimes of passion, murder, village, ufo, infidelity, erotica ...
Time: 90s, 80s, 1990s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.8
 16K
Damage (1992)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France
Duration: 111 min.
Story: The life of a respected British politician at the height of his career crumbles when he becomes obsessed with his son's lover.
Style: sexy, sexual, realistic, gloomy, serious ...
Plot: femme fatale, obsession, infidelity, incest, forbidden love, dangerous attraction, love triangle, family relations, love affair, father son relationship, extramarital affair, scandal ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: london, brussels belgium, brussels, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 7.1
 34K
Sex and Lucia (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Various lives converge on an isolated island, all connected by an author whose novel has become inextricably entwined with his own life.
Style: erotic, sexual, sexy, serious, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: sexual relations, strong sexual content, porn, lust, waitress, island, hopes, lesbian, erection, starting over, lifestyle, romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Morvern Callar (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Morvern Callar wakes on Christmas morning to discover that her troubled boyfriend has committed suicide, leaving behind the unpublished manuscript to his first novel and a sum of money intended to pay for his burial. Instead, Morvern attempts to use ...
Style: psychological, touching, contemplative, serious, atmospheric ...
Plot: suicide, friendship, supermarket, self discovery, friends, couple relations, twentysomething life, couples, best friend, writers, rave, christmas ...
Time: contemporary
Place: scotland, spain, europe, ibiza
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Between Your Legs (1999)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Miranda, a sex addict, works for a radio station and is married to a cop. She signs up for therapy in order to deal with her sex addiction. Also in the group is Javier, a sex-phone junkie. The two misfits hit it off and a torid affair ensues. But ...
Style: erotic, psychological, sexy, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: sex addict, murder, police investigation, love affair, rough sex, sexual relations, mentally unstable, danger, frame up, strong sexual content, adultery, sexual obsession ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 3.2
 582
Inner Sanctum (1991)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A woman attempts suicide when she suspects her husband doesn't love her and is having an affair. Now she's wheelchair-bound, and her husband, who indeed doesn't love her and is having an affair, hires a private nurse to look after his ...
Style: sexy, sexual, absurd, enigmatic, captivating ...
Plot: obsession, betrayal, love triangle, intrigue, danger, infidelity, strong sexual content, murder, woman in danger, disability, investigation, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Delta of Venus (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A struggling American writer and a fellow American expatriate begin a sordid affair among the chaos and discord of 1940 Paris, France on the brink of World War II.
Style: sexual, erotic, sexy, stylized, serious ...
Plot: world war two, infidelity, writers, violence, secret, soldier, extramarital affair, jealousy, romance, sex, bdsm, writer's life ...
Time: 1940s, 40s
Place: paris france, europe, france, england, mexico ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 7.7
 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
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Looking for Mr. Goodbar (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 136 min.
Story: A dedicated schoolteacher spends her nights cruising bars, looking for abusive men with whom she can engage in progressively violent sexual encounters.
Style: realistic, serious, sexual, satirical, melancholic ...
Plot: looking for love, sexual relations, self discovery, city life, looking for sex, family relations, nightlife, couples, drug abuse, loneliness, sexuality, teacher ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Marriage of Maria Braun (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Near the end of World War II, Maria marries Hermann, who is immediately sent off to battle. When the war concludes, Maria believes that Hermann is dead. She starts working at an Allied bar, where she meets American soldier Bill. They start a ...
Style: emotional, psychological, touching, surreal, realistic ...
Plot: infidelity, marriage, world war two, love triangle, post war, lovers reunited, romance, rise to the top, couples, wartime life, life is a bitch, danger ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, year 1943, 1950s ...
Place: germany, europe, west germany, berlin germany, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%