Movies like The Cement Garden

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The Cement Garden (1993)
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The Cement Garden (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 101 min.
Story: After the death of her husband, the mother of Julie, Jack, Sue and Tom begins to suffer from a mysterious illness. Aware that she is going to have to go into hospital she opens a bank account for the children, so that they can be financially self-sufficient and will be able to avoid being taken into care by the authorities. Unfortunately she also dies and Julie and Jack (the older, teenage children) decide to hide her body in the basement so that they can have free reign of their household. Soon Tom has taken to dressing as a girl whilst Sue has become increasingly reticent, confiding only to her diary, meanwhile Jack and Julie sense an attraction developing for each other. However Julie's new beau, Derek, threatens to unearth the many dark secrets within this family as he becomes increasingly suspicious of Jack.
Style: disturbing, psychological, serious, realistic, talky, art house, compassionate, gloomy, sexy, surreal ...
Plot: incest, brother sister incest, coming of age, siblings relations, family relations, sex with sister, puberty, sex with brother, brother sister sex, parents and children, teenage life, youth, dealing with death, diary, forbidden sex, male nudity, fall in love, adolescence, sister sister relationship, beach, corpse, kite, love and romance, family, life philosophy ...
Time: 90s
Place: england

Most similar movies to The Cement Garden

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, sexy and psychological films with plots about incest, family relations, female nudity, brother sister relationship, siblings relations, male nudity and parents and children mostly in Drama, Romance and Thriller genres. Some movies like The Cement Garden: Fat Girl (2001), Love Sick (2006), Savage Grace (2007), Dogtooth (2009), One to Another (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Fat Girl (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Elena is 15, beautiful and flirtatious. Her less confident sister, Anais, is 12, and constantly eats. On holiday, Elena meets a young Italian student who is determined to seduce her. Anais is forced to watch in silence, conspiring with the lovers, ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, tense, bleak, sexy ...
Plot: virgin, virginity, first time, innocence lost, rape victim, coming of age, rapist, fat girl, underage sex, first love, manipulation, rape of a minor ...
Time: contemporary
Place: south of france, rome italy, paris france
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Love Sick (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Romania, France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Love. It just happens. No rules. It may look sick, but it's deep and it hurts. For everyone, Alex and Kiki are just good friends. They happen to be two girls experiencing another kind of love. For their family, Kiki and Sandu are sister and ...
Style: sincere, serious, touching, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: brother sister incest, incest, sex with brother, forbidden sex, love and romance, friendship, love triangle, fall in love, opposites attract, gender, gays and lesbians, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: romania, bucharest
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100%
 5.7
 11K
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, serious, sincere, realistic, emotional ...
Plot: incest, mother son incest, mother son relationship, adultery, older woman younger man, murder, sexual relations, gay, socialite, son, family relations, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 70s, 50s, 60s, 1940s, 20th century ...
Place: europe, london, new york, england, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.2
 94K
Dogtooth (2009)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Greece
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Three teenagers are confined to an isolated country estate that could very well be on another planet. The trio spend their days listening to endless homemade tapes that teach them a whole new vocabulary. Any word that comes from beyond their family ...
Style: disturbing, thought provoking, psychological, biting, serious ...
Plot: incest, brother sister incest, dysfunctional family, power relations, father daughter incest, family problems, perversion, punishment, family relations, brother sister sex, parents and children, eccentric family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: greece, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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One to Another (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Denmark
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A story about bunch of people who live in a town in provincial France. At the center of it all is Pierre, a conceited and vain bisexual musician in his late teens who acts as a magnet, to varying degrees, for a whole array of characters - from his ...
Style: erotic, serious, disturbing, rough, sexy ...
Plot: brother sister sex, sex with brother, murder, investigation, forbidden love, sex with sister, sexual relations, artists and showbiz, brother sister relationship, male female relationship, peeping tom, incest ...
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.3
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Shameless (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 81 min.
Story: In an incendiary story of love, desire, and betrayal between siblings, the rebellious young Tadek returns to sister Anka’s home in search of solace and affection. Bound together by a painful shared family history, brother and sister must find a ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, captivating, suspense
Plot: brother sister incest, incestuous sex, incest, brother sister sex, brother sister relationship, teenage boy, half brother half sister relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, peeping tom, teenage girl, jealousy, fight ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Close My Eyes (1991)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: After some years of tension, Richard begins a sexual relationship with his sister Natalie. Now married, the relationship proves dangerously obsessional.
Style: serious, realistic, bleak, stylized
Plot: incest, forbidden love, brother sister relationship, brother sister incest, taboo, brother sister sex, marriage, couple relations, dishonesty, husband wife relationship, secret, lie ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: london
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50%
Olivier, Olivier (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Based on a true story. The story is set on the sweeping French countryside where Serge Duval (François Cluzet), a veterinarian, lives with his wife, Elisabeth (Brigitte Roüan) and their two young children. One day, their young son Olivier ...
Style: sexy, realistic, serious, gloomy, sexual ...
Plot: family relations, male prostitution, incest, missing child, child molestation, family problems, nudity (full frontal - brief), dysfunctional family, family life, strong sexual content, missing person, parents and children ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: africa, europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Beautiful Kate (2009)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Australia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Ned Kendall is asked to return to the remote and isolated family home by his sister, to say goodbye to his father who is dying. Ned also brings his young aspiring actress fiancee who struggles with the isolation. When home he starts having memories ...
Style: realistic, psychological, tense, stylized, serious ...
Plot: brother sister incest, brother sister sex, incest, taboo sex, dysfunctional family, past, siblings relations, memory, farm, secret, isolation, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia, south australia, adelaide south australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Against the Wind (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Juan flees Madrid and an incestuous relationship with his sister, Ana, working at a mine on the Andalucian coast. When his friendship with Rosario, a local shop girl, becomes romance, Ana shows up wanting to rekindle their affair. He resists at ...
Plot: brother sister incest, sex with sister, sex with brother, brother sister sex, guilt, dysfunctional family, small town, obsession, nuclear waste, brother sister relationship, brother, female nudity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.6
 1K
Homesick (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 106 min.
Story: When Charlotte, 27, meets her brother Henrik, 35, for the first time as an adult, it becomes an encounter without boundaries, between two people who don't know what a normal family is. How does sibling love manifest itself if you have never ...
Style: serious, realistic, sentimental, sincere, emotional ...
Plot: brother sister incest, brother sister relationship, brother sister sex, incest, incestuous relationship, incestuous sex, stepbrother stepsister relationship, incestuous desire, couples, self discovery, life turned upside down, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: norway, oslo norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Gemini (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina, France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: An incestuous love affair. Meme and Jeremias are the younger children in a typical bourgeois family. Their mother Lucia is the dominant force in the household, but her fixation on upholding the niceties of upper middle class life has prevented her ...
Style: sincere, serious, realistic, touching, psychological
Plot: incest, brother sister incest, shame, sex with sister, brother sister sex, family secret, dysfunctional family, secret, sexual dysfunction, sex scene, brother sister relationship, domineering mother ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.1
 892
Alpine Fire (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: Switzerland
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A year on an Alpine farm: an older couple have two children, Belli, who wanted to be a teacher, and the younger Franzi, deaf, and although he works like a man, child-like. Belli teaches him. In his work, he can become frustrated, so when he throws ...
Style: serious, realistic, surreal, disturbing
Plot: brother sister incest, sex with brother, brother sister sex, sex with sister, forbidden love, mountain, pregnancy, family relations, farm, mentally challenged, incest, siblings relations ...
Time: 80s
Place: switzerland, europe, swiss alps
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
How to Draw a Perfect Circle (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Portugal
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Guilherme and Sofia, brother and sister, grow up sharing experiences and slowly discovering their sexuality. The thing that Sofia doesn't know is how far Guilherme will go to keep her inside his own perverse, dark and perfect circle.
Style: captivating, psychological, emotional
Plot: brother sister incest, sex with sister, brother sister sex, incest, sex with brother, teenage sexuality, sexual tension, brother sister relationship, sexual content, family relations, sexual attraction, love affair ...
Place: portugal, lisbon portugal
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Vertical Ray of the Sun (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: Vietnam, France, Germany
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Hanoi comes across almost picture-perfect in director Tran Anh Hung's beautiful, elegiac tale about the lives and loves of three Vietnamese sisters. A mood characteristic of Hung's films is set early on with the vivid sounds of birds, ...
Style: sincere, serious, psychological, touching, sentimental ...
Plot: pregnancy, infidelity, dysfunctional family, family life, family relations, couples, love and romance, siblings relations, crumbling marriage, unfulfillment, human nature, parents and children ...
Time: 90s
Place: vietnam, tokyo, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.8
 30K
Ken Park (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Netherlands, France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Ken Park focuses on several teenagers and their tormented home lives. Shawn seems to be the most conventional. Tate is brimming with psychotic rage; Claude is habitually harassed by his brutish father and coddled, rather uncomfortably, by his ...
Style: rough, sexual, disturbing, serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: strong sexual content, underage sex, erection, teenage sex, incest, nudity (full frontal - brief), sexual relations, family relations, youth, coming of age, masturbation, explicit sex ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.1
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The Devils (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Les Diables (The Devils) chronicles the struggle of an autistic girl and her brother trying to survive without their parents.
Style: disturbing, captivating, emotional, realistic, serious
Plot: brother sister incest, mentally challenged, autism, coming of age, teenage girl, children's home, life is a bitch, society, orphan, kids in trouble, family relations, chase ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: marseille, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Daniel and Ana (2009)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Mexico, Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Being kidnapped shatters a brother and sister's harmony, forcing them to confront their desires.
Style: touching, disturbing, psychological, sincere, serious ...
Plot: incest, brother sister incest, forced sex, brother sister sex, shame, brother sister relationship, kidnapping, obsession, family in crisis, sexual abuse, sex scene, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Blue Car (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Gifted 18-year-old Meg has been abandoned by her father and neglected by her hardworking mother. Left to care for her emotionally disturbed younger sister, her world begins to unravel. She finds an outlet in writing poetry and support from her ...
Style: touching, realistic, emotional, serious, sincere ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: teacher student relationship, cheerleading, family relations, teachers and students, teenage girl, love and romance, poetry, power relations, parents and children, youth, family problems, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: ohio
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100%
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 8K
The Promise (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium, France, Luxembourg, Tunisia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In this acclaimed and gripping social portrait of immoral lives in need of rescue, Igor (Jérémie Renier), aged 15, and his father Roger (Olivier Gourmet) deal in housing and peddling illicit labor in the outlying districts of Liege, Belgium. ...
Style: realistic, serious, tense, sincere, touching ...
Plot: immigrants, coming of age, dysfunctional family, youth, society, babies and infants, life is a bitch, dealing with death, family problems, realism, smuggling, family relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: belgium, antwerp, usa, los angeles, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Spanking the Monkey (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Bright young student Raymond Aibelli is forced to sidetrack an important medical internship because his mother, Susan, is recovering from a broken leg. When he isn't tasked with the most mundane aspects of Susan's recuperation, Raymond ...
Style: psychological, semi serious, humorous, realistic, sexy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: incest, mother son incest, sex with mother, parents and children, dysfunctional family, adultery, coming of age, suburbs, couples, female masturbation, dark humor, neighborhood ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.7
 5K
Pola X (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Switzerland, Germany, Japan
Duration: 134 min.
Story: A writer leaves his upper-class life and journeys with a woman claiming to be his sister, and her two friends.
Style: serious, psychological, meditative, disturbing, realistic ...
Plot: incest, penetration, romance, mysterious character, femme fatale, human nature, introspection, chaos, secret, lie, family relations, existentialism ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, paris france, europe, germany, normandy
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.3
 556
Rosie (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In a juvenile lockup, a new ward answers questions: she's Rosie, 13, no parents, a sister Irene, a brother Michel. In flashbacks we find out what happened. She lives with Irene, who's 27, whom Rosie knows is in fact her mother, but ...
Style: sexy, serious, realistic, sexual, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gambling, single parent, bus, coming of age, addiction, coping, family relations, couples, mentally challenged, youth, misfit, rescue ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1980, 70s
Place: belgium, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Little Sister (1995)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After several years without contact, Martijn visits his sister Daantje, who just started to live on her own in Amsterdam. He tells her he is going to make a documentary from her life, and enters her home life with a video camera.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, witty, offbeat ...
Plot: incest, sex with brother, sex with sister, brother sister sex, forbidden sex, love and romance, dark humor, couples, family relations, parents and children, obsession, siblings relations ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Angels and Insects (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: In Victorian England, wealthy patriarch Sir Harald Alabaster invites an impoverished biologist, William Adamson, into his home. There, William tries to continue his work, but is distracted by Alabaster's seductive daughter, Eugenia. William and ...
Style: stylized, realistic, serious, gloomy, touching ...
Plot: incest, erection, brother sister sex, sex with brother, brother sister incest, sex with sister, destructive relationship, family relations, scientist, naturalist, siblings relations, servant ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, 18th century
Place: england, europe
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32%
 6.9
 12K
Towelhead (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A young Arab-American girl struggles with her sexual obsession, a bigoted Army reservist and her strict father during the Gulf War.
Style: melancholic, disturbing, compassionate, enigmatic, intense ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: pedophilia, sex with a minor, older man younger woman relationship, sexual exploration, small town, child abuse, sexuality, racism, coming of age, sexual abuse, neighbor, menstruation ...
Time: 90s, year 1990, year 1991
Place: texas, usa, houston texas, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Nenette and Boni (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Teenage siblings Nenette and Boni were raised apart as a result of their parents' divorce. Their mother, who doted on her son Boni, has died. He works for an interesting couple as a pizza baker, and is surprised and enraged when his younger ...
Style: psychological, art house, melancholic, sexy, realistic ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, obsession, siblings relations, teenage life, human nature, love and romance, single parent, incest, coming of age, school, pregnancy, sexuality ...
Time: 90s
Place: vietnam, tokyo, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Face on the Milk Carton (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Based on the book by Caroline B. Cooney, a girl happens to look down at a milk carton one day and she sees herself on the back! Could her parents really have kidnapped her?
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: family relations, kidnapping, prom, missing child, family problems, life turned upside down, youth, coming of age, life is a bitch, mystery, young heroes, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Illegitimate (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Romania, Poland, France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: At the dinner table one night, a close-knit Romanian family is upset by a startling revelation.
Style: sexy, touching, melancholic, psychological, visually appealing ...
Plot: brother sister sex, forbidden sex, brother sister incest, incest, sex with sister, sex with brother, brother sister relationship, twins, family relations, sex scene, forbidden love, unwanted pregnancy ...
Place: romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Burn the Bridges (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Eugenia is a former pop singer who is bedridden and dying of cancer. She is cared for by her daughter, Helena, who dreams of traveling the world and wishes she could be a glamorous pop star like her mother was. Helena’s younger brother ...
Style: serious, realistic, touching, emotional, sexy ...
Plot: brother sister incest, incest, nun, isolation, parents and children, forbidden love, terminal illness, family relations, love and romance, siblings relations, teenage life, dealing with death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%