Movies like Chelsea Girls

If you like "Chelsea Girls" you are looking for experimental and avant garde movies about / with reality and dominatrix themes of Drama genre shot in USA.
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Chelsea Girls (1966)
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Chelsea Girls (1966)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 210 min.
Story: Lacking a formal narrative, Warhol's art house classic follows various residents of the Chelsea Hotel in 1966 New York City, presented in a split screen with a single audio track in conjunction with one side of screen.
Style: experimental, avant garde
Plot: reality, dominatrix
Place: new york

Most similar movies to Chelsea Girls

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out experimental, avant garde, surreal and underground film films with plots about surrealism, female nudity, male nudity, sex, gay, avant-garde and suicide mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Chelsea Girls: A Safe Place (1971), Black Biscuit (2011), Deux fois (1968), Wavelength (1967), Lighter Fluid (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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A Safe Place (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A young woman named Noah lives alone in New York. She is a disturbed flower child, who retreats into her past, yearning for lost innocence. She recalls her childhood, searching for a "safe place." As a child she met a magician in Central ...
Style: experimental
Plot: childhood memory, hippie, free spirit, magic
Place: new york
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Black Biscuit (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Featuring today's modern outlaws - These are the outsiders of society. And their all stars. Director Fabrizio Federico has created a fact feature film about money, sex, dignity, and dreams. A group of misfit outsiders all face the difficult ...
Style: experimental, avant garde, underground film, cult film
Plot: underground, movie business, maverick
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Deux fois (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Deux fois is a 1968 experimental film by Jackie Raynal. Raynal stars in the film, her first as a director; she had previously worked for several years as a film editor, most notably for films in Éric Rohmer's "Six Moral Tales" series ...
Style: experimental, avant garde
Plot: female director, very little dialogue, breasts, feminist, urination
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Wavelength (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Wavelength consists of almost no action, and what action does occur is largely elided. If the film could be said to have a conventional plot, this would presumably refer to the three “character” scenes. Snow’s intent for the film was “a ...
Style: experimental, contemplative, surreal, serious, realistic ...
Plot: introspection, human nature, dealing with death, indoor, estrangement, sea, noise, warehouse, voice, telephone, presumed dead, photograph ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: new york, usa
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63%
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Lighter Fluid (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 66 min.
Story: An experimental look into the lives of teens and young adults in a dysfunctional town.
Style: experimental
Plot: suicide, murder, abandoned house, skateboard, death, skateboarding, pregnancy, surrealism, sex, drug, drugs
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63%
The Big Departure (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 71 min.
Story: An experimental film from the painter and sculptor Martial Raysse.
Style: experimental, allegory, avant garde
Plot: innocence, cat, rescue, raft, mask, artist, rape, mona lisa
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60%
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Twice a Man (1964)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 49 min.
Story: A reworking of the myth of Hippolytus, in which a chaste youth rejects the incestuous advances of his mother and is saved from death by a caring physician.
Style: experimental, avant garde
Plot: male homosexuality, avant-garde, suicide, greek mythology, lgbt, incest, family relations, gay interest, gay, gay lead character, homosexual, gay relationship ...
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58%
The Illiac Passion (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Prometheus, on an Odyssean journey, crosses the Brooklyn Bridge in search of the characters of his imagination. After meeting the Muse, he proceeds to the "forest." There, under an apple tree, he communes with his selves, represented by ...
Style: experimental, avant garde, underground film
Plot: greek mythology, homoeroticism, avant-garde, lgbt, greek, surrealism, gay, homosexual, bisexual, mythology, repeated scene, love
Place: ancient greece
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One Hamlet Less (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 70 min.
Story: The "Hamlet" in this well-mounted Italian spoof is the Danish prince, not a small town or village. The movie irreverently draws on both the Shakespeare play and the 1877 story by Jules Laforgue. In the story, Hamlet (Carmelo Bene) is a ...
Style: experimental
Plot: artistic creation, shakespeare's hamlet, theater, tragedy
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Bike Boy (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Joe Spencer, a member of a motorcycle gang, is taking a shower. After his bout with personal hygiene, Joe encounters Andy Warhol's "superstars," who engage him in conversation. The superstars crack jokes he doesn't understand and ...
Style: avant garde
Plot: mace, cooking, homosexuality, shower, gay slur, undressing, seduction, flower shop, cigarette smoking, flowers, bare breasts, palm reading ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Long Island Four (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Based on the true story of four Nazi saboteurs who infiltrated the US in 1942 and were quickly caught and executed, this 80-minute ode to America's irresistibly corruptive allure was the only underground feature by writer-director Anders ...
Style: avant garde
Plot: nightlife, mission, champagne, raft, saboteur, death, underground, cult, decadence, nazi, world war two, radio ...
Time: 1940s
Place: new york
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45%
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8:46 (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
Story: A glimpse into the lives of an ensemble of characters leading up to the moment the world changed forever - 8:46 a.m. Tuesday September 11, 2001.
Time: september 11 2001
Place: new york
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44%
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Calla Lily (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 83 min.
Story: An experimental drama, Melanie, who was drugged and raped in college. Now ten years later, she is in an abusive relationship and has a child. A chance encounter with someone from her past leads her to re-evaluate her past.
Style: experimental, avant garde
Plot: school, surrealism, flowers, hidden identity, handheld camera, sex scene, rape, single mother, puzzle
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
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44%
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The Weight (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Jung is a mortician at the morgue, who has to rely heavily on medicine for his severe tuberculosis and arthritis. Despite his illness, cleaning and dressing the dead is a noble and even beautiful work. His life over there is both a reality and a ...
Style: experimental, avant garde
Plot: morgue, sibling, suicide, dance, male nudity, coffin, dancing, gay interest, hunchback, necrophilia, drugging, transsexual ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Boatman (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 115 min.
Story: An erstwhile boatman wants to do a little more than paddle his own canoe in the town famed for its waterfalls. He leaves the village of his roots for the city and lands a job as a live-sex actor called toro in street lingo derived from the Spanish ...
Plot: writers, reality, sex, gay, female nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Red Shoe Diaries 6: How I Met My Husband (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three separate episodes of the Red Shoe Diaries (1992) tv series - "How I Met My Husband", "Naked in the Moonlight" and "Midnight Bells" - edited together into movie length.
Plot: sex, erotica, female nudity, dominatrix
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Dalmas (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Bert Deling's surreal, button-pushing and hallucinogenic paean to the emerging possibilities of avant-garde and homemade filmmaking. Telling the tale of a violent ex-cop searching for the man who killed his partner, the film takes an unexpected ...
Style: experimental, surreal
Plot: avant-garde, lsd, drugs, search, police officer
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37%
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Normal (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Story: A young woman's birthright hides a dark secret.
Plot: secret, sex scene, art, monster
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Dog's Night Song (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 150 min.
Story: A priest arrives in a village and give advice and comfort to different people. He meets a wheelchair-bound former representative of the Communist party, a woman who is dying of tuberculosis and an astronomer who sings in a punk band.
Style: experimental, avant garde
Plot: astrology, suicide, cripple, priest, murder, band, underground, hungarian, amateur detective, avant-garde, explosive, punk
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37%
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Love Rome (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Vignettes about four different couples in New York City coming to terms with their lives six months after the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks.
Style: semi documentary, anthology
Plot: couples, political activist, 911
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Other Side of the Underneath (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 142 min.
Story: A surreal look at the schizophrenia of a group of girls in a therapy session.
Style: experimental, cult film, surreal, feminist film
Plot: female protagonist, mask, british, mental institution, mental patient, female director, female nudity, surrealism
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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What Is It? (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: What Is It? is the name of a 2005 experimental film written, starring, funded and directed by Crispin Glover. As of 2008, the film has only been shown at independent theaters, typically accompanied by a question and answer session, slideshow and ...
Style: atmospheric, surreal, serious, avant garde, experimental ...
Plot: down syndrome, obsession, mental illness, social misfits, society, surrealism, controversy, snail, misfit, getting home, strong sexual content, figment ...
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34%
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I, a Man (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: I, A Man is Morrissey and Warhol's commercial take on the Swedish [film] I, A Woman. Somebody suggested to Warhol that they wanted a sexploitation film in the vein of I, A Woman, and so he and Morrissey concocted I, A Man. They created the ...
Plot: voyeurism, male nudity, sex, male prostitute, hustler, staircase, nudity (full frontal - brief), boredom
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: new york
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33%
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1st Time 16mm (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Portugal
Story: Miguel, a debutant director, and his young team live a series of tribulations during the shootings of their first film, which unrolls between Lisbon, Venice, Paris and Madrid.
Style: experimental
Plot: movie business, award, cult, portuguese, film within a film, filmmaking, film making
Place: portugal
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Redlight Greenlight (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After 10 years of toil, a moral, determined and penniless agent trainee is given his only and last opportunity to make agent. Standing in his way; a 24 hour time frame, Hollywood's most amoral, hyper ambitious and successful agent deciding his ...
Plot: agent, business, wall street, hollywood
Place: manhattan new york city, new york, beverly hills
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32%
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Transit (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 3 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: undercover cop, dream, subway, brooklyn new york city
Place: new york
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Phantom (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 76 min.
Story: In Tokyo, a girl and her boyfriend spend a night talking about their life, their precarious condition and their difficulties to earn a living, their place in the world, if ever they have one...
Style: avant garde, experimental
Plot: existentialism, neon light, homeless, poverty, memory, storytelling, mannequin, dream, dreaming, nightmare, reality, identity ...
Place: japan, tokyo
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31%
The Human Surge (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina, Brazil, Portugal
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Buenos Aires. Exe, 25 years old, has just lost his job and is not looking for another one. His neighbors and friends seem as odd to him as they always do. Online, he meets Alf, a boy from Mozambique who is also bored with his job and who is about to ...
Style: experimental
Plot: fellatio, erection, masturbation, group sex, pubic hair, gay sex, unsimulated sex
Place: buenos aires argentina, the philippines
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29%
Georges Bataille's Story of the Eye (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The film takes place in a seemingly abandoned house where a group of people engage in wordless acts of passion. It covers a period from evening to morning, and the sexual couplings among the members of the house becomes increasingly harrowing as ...
Style: avant garde
Plot: urination, coitus, mental disorder, ejaculation, lesbian, tap dancing, abandoned house, surrealism, blow job, childbirth, female full frontal nudity, gay sex ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Warrior and the Savior (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Story: Orphaned by A.I.D.S., South African children Ibutho and Umsindisi SIlongo try to make a fresh start in the United States. What they do not know is that their struggles are far from over.
Plot: african, adoption, orphan, aids, prostitution, immigration
Place: new york, south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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