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Sound and Fury (1988)
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Sound and Fury (1988)
Original name: De bruit et de fureur
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: This drama depicts the misery of neglected children in big cities. 13 years old Bruno is of a good family, but since the death of his grandmother he spends most of his time alone, in a phantasy world, while his mother is away at work. But then he befriends the violent Jean-Roger, who's from a severely disturbed family, where nobody cares what he's doing. In school Jean-Roger drives their teacher into despair just for fun. To separate the two boys, she starts to stimulate Bruno's interests by giving him extra lessons. When Jean-Roger fears loosing his one and only friend, he becomes even more aggressive.
Audience: teens
Plot: rape, motorcycle, violence, journalist, domestic violence, theft, job, anarchist, war veteran, big brother, rage, social worker, a vision, basement, brother brother relationship, stabbed in the back, son murders father, dark past, social issues, animal cruelty, social decay, antisocial behavior, housing project, knocked out, molotov cocktail ...
Time: 80s

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Most similar movies to Sound and Fury

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, touching, serious and disturbing films with plots about violence, female nudity, rape, coming of age, domestic violence, hospital and father son relationship mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Sound and Fury: Celine (1992), A Brutal Game (1983), Tempting Devils (2018), Night and Day (1991), When No One Would Listen (1992). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Celine (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After the death of her father, 22-year-old Céline inherits most of his estate, but gives it to her stepmother, causing her greedy fiancé to leave her. Following several failed suicide attempts, Céline is hospitalized and comes to the attention of ...
Plot: supernatural, dead father, yoga, suicide, countryside, spirituality, levitation, supernatural power, mysticism, death, adopted daughter, suicide attempt ...
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95%
 6.8
 318
A Brutal Game (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The film follows a famous scientist (Bruno Cremer) who rules over his errant disabled daughter (Emmanuelle Debever) with an iron fist. He's meticulous and tyrannical, while she is impetuous but equally cruel in her own immature way.
Plot: loneliness, handicapped, female nudity, male nudity, leg brace, sexual awakening, coming of age
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82%
Tempting Devils (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A woman discovers curious erotic messages on a lost cell phone in the train. When she meets the owner of the phone, a liberated young woman, the two of them embark on an erotic journey.
Style: sweet, uplifting, touching, romantic
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: pornographic video, lesbian, lesbian relationship, erotica, female nudity, sex scene, lesbian sex, love, love and romance, fall in love, love affair, female orgasm ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.4
 371
Night and Day (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium, France, Switzerland
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Jack and Julie live in a bare flat in Paris. At night, Jack drives a taxi while Julie wanders around the city, and in the day they make love. One day Julie meets Joseph, the daytime driver of the taxi, and soon Julie is spending her nights with ...
Plot: female director, job, neighbor, love triangle, female nudity, male nudity, taxi ride, cat, apartment, taxi, taxi driver, flat
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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When No One Would Listen (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Jessica has been married to her controlling husband Gary for years. She began dating him at the age of fifteen and has two kids, Maggie and Pete. After some career trouble Gary moves the family out to a New York suburb. Anyway, at first Gary seems ...
Plot: violence, domestic violence, abuse, gun, bullet, bakery, gunshot, handgun, pistol, spouse
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.1
 636
Human Zoo (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In Marseille, the young Serbian-Albanian Adria Shala is an illegal immigrant traumatized by her past. Every now and then Adria recalls her life in Kosovo, when she was saved from rape by a deserter called Srdjan Vasiljevic in 1999. They move to ...
Plot: rape, violence, escape, betrayal, female director, injury, assassin, mistress, weapons, immigrants, sex scene, cunnilingus ...
Place: serbia, marseille
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Standing Tall (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The film tells the story of Malony and his education as he grows from a six-year-old into an 18-year-old. A minors’ judge and a caseworker work tirelessly to try to save the young offender.
Style: suspense, touching, disturbing, suspenseful, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: social worker, teenage sex, children's home, juvenile delinquent, teen angst, imprisonment, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, teenage boy, juvenile delinquency, nervousness, strong female character, female judge ...
Time: contemporary, year 1997
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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The Burglar (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 90 min.
Story: With a brother dedicated to punk rock stardom at any cost and a drunken father who chases skirt between robotic dancing lessons from the TV, young Senka stands as much chance of nurture as the hero of Truffaut's 400 Blows. The amazing thing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teenager, teen angst, brother brother relationship, father son relationship, punk rock, dead mother, rebellious youth, hallucination, teenage angst, motorcycle, synthesizer, theft ...
Place: ussr
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Family Nest (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Családi tüzfészek (aka Family Nest) is an intimate portrayal of a family slowly disintegrating under various pressures in late 1970s communist Hungary. The plot of the film is deceptively simple, with the occasional momentous event--including one ...
Plot: rape, violence, apartment, large family, hungarian
Place: hungary
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34%
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Precious (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Set in Harlem in 1987, Claireece "Precious" Jones is a 16-year-old African American girl born into a life no one would want. She's pregnant for the second time by her absent father; at home, she must wait hand and foot on her mother, ...
Style: bleak, rough, emotional, serious, harsh ...
Plot: domestic violence, child abuse, poverty, illiteracy, abusive mother, social misfits, sexual abuse, rape, dysfunctional family, parents and children, life is a bitch, aids ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1987
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, harlem manhattan new york city, harlem
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Spadijer: One Life (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A reporter who's about to lose his job, and who's daughter is very ill, starts a relationship with a married woman. Tragedy ensues.
Plot: journalist, human, reporter, marriage, girl, healing, struggle, brawl, hospital, tragedy, fight, illness ...
Time: 80s
Place: former yugoslavia, yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Shame (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A tough female lawyer on holiday ends up in a small Pacific Northwest town where she befriends a local teenage girl and tries to persuade her to to press charges against the young thugs who raped her.
Plot: gang, motorcycle, small town, violence, rape, gang rape, chase, bar
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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 3K
Porcile (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Two dramatic stories. In an undetermined past, a young cannibal (who killed his own father) is condemned to be torn to pieces by some wild beasts. In the second story, Julian, the young son of a post-war German industrialist, is on the way to lie ...
Style: disturbing, atmospheric, clever, offbeat, semi serious ...
Plot: cannibalism, social outcast, pig, social decay, son murders father, nudity (full frontal - brief), death, murder, zoophilia, family relations, satire, graphic violence ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, middle ages
Place: germany, europe
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31%
 7.1
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The Welts (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Following the death of his mother in '80s Poland, 12-year-old Wojciech has taken the brunt of his stressed father's frustrations with him; the boy frequently gets punished via belt. Wojciech's father occasionally tries to, instead, ...
Plot: journalist, anger issues, belt, punishment, love, attraction, fear, single father, widower, female director, parent child relationship, male female relationship ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Tea in the Harem (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The story of two youths - one Algerian, one French - who become juvenile delinquents in a Paris suburb.
Plot: coming of age, juvenile delinquent, teenage boy, working class, stolen money, drug dealer, beach, boredom, paris metro, car on fire, racial slur, police arrest ...
Time: 80s
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Intentions of Murder (1964)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Sadako, cursed by generations before her and neglected by her common-law husband, falls prey to a brutal home intruder. But rather than become a victim, she forges a path to her own awakening.
Style: suspense, rough, disturbing, tense, bleak
Plot: japanese new wave, dysfunctional relationship, unhappiness, rape, violence, dysfunctional marriage, suicide attempt, maid, secret, neighbor, infidelity, death ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Tyrannosaur (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The story of Joseph a man plagued by violence and a rage that is driving him to self-destruction. As Joseph's life spirals into turmoil a chance of redemption appears in the form of Hannah, a Christian charity shop worker. Their relationship ...
Style: bleak, realistic, emotional, psychological, serious ...
Plot: rage, domestic violence, drunkenness, violence, abuse, redemption, frustration, dog, character study, urination, death of husband, pitbull ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2010
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Shame (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Asta Cadell, a lawyer traveling through the Australian Outback on holiday, stops in a small Western Australian town after her motorcycle breaks down and shacks up with Tim Curtis, the local mechanic, while fixing it. She then becomes involved in ...
Plot: rape, australian outback, stalker, motorcycle, sergeant, gang, australian
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Force majeure (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Force Majeure (Uncontrollable Circumstances) begins with a drug deal involving tourists Phillipe (Patrick Bruel) and Daniel (Francois Cluzet), and a Dutch stranger. Two years pass: the Dutchman has been arrested in an unspecified Asian country, ...
Plot: friendship, hashish, self sacrifice, mathematics, first person narration, death sentence, unemployment, prison, capital punishment, punishment, drugs, moral dilemma ...
Time: 80s
Place: amsterdam, paris france, southeast asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Something in the Air (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 122 min.
Story: During the 1970s a student named Gilles gets entangled in contemporary political turmoils although he would rather just be a creative artist. While torn between his solidarity to his friends and his personal ambitions he falls in love with Christine.
Style: atmospheric, realistic, captivating, psychological, sexy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage life, anarchist, rebellion, fighting the system, self discovery, working class, counterculture, youth, society, vandalism, coming of age, rebelliousness ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1968, 1960s, 60s ...
Place: france, europe, italy, florence italy, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Ghettokids - Brüder ohne Heimat (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Two trouble-causing brothers, who in the second generation after World War II Germany live, are in the center of this German made for TV movie. The movie makes a subject out of their everyday lives and the helpless attempt for them to build a normal ...
Plot: teacher, immigration, sibling relationship, human, immigrants, adolescence, social worker, youth, brother brother relationship, train station, death of child, loss of son
Place: munich germany
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26%
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Umbrella (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Alexander Way, a secondary school teacher with a fractured personal life, finds himself attempting to rescue a woman from a violent sexual attack. Alexander finds himself overpowered, beaten & taken to hospital. Jesiah Jarvus, a famous British ...
Plot: police, brother brother relationship, father daughter relationship, violence, beach, cancer, injury, family relations, marriage, rape, husband wife relationship, school ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Our Father... (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A film by Veikko Aaltonen
Plot: memory, family farm, return home, horse, suicide, childhood trauma, father son relationship, homecoming, sauna, dementia, funeral, finnish ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Wesh Wesh, qu'est-ce qui se passe ? (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Kamel, a young man from the french ghetto, near Paris, is coming back to France. He was arrested for dealing drugs, he spent five years in jail and was banned from France for two years. He tries, with his family's support, to find a job and ...
Plot: tear gas, marijuana, drug dealer, police violence, police arrest, unemployment, troubled youth, corrupt police, police brutality, drug trafficking, housing project, golf club ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Dockers (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Jimmy McGovern's depiction of the mid 90s Liverpool dockers strike. Featuring script contributions from Irvine Welsh and the real dockers themselves
Plot: family relations, violence, suffering, strike, dispute, job
Place: liverpool
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
I Am Frigid...Why? (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Sultry Sandra Julien stars as a teenage virgin who is traumatized after being raped by her 2 "friends", a young man and his sister, leaving her with no interest in sex. Discouraged, she embarks on a journey of sexual awakening in hopes of ...
Plot: prostitution, rape, brother sister incest, sexual awakening, abused woman, theatre director, female nudity, lesbianism, lesbian sex, sex, sexploitation, gardener ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Salvation Army (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Morocco, Switzerland
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Abdellah is a young gay man navigating the sexual, racial and political climate of Morocco. Growing up in a large family in a working-class neighborhood, Abdellah is caught between a distant father, an authoritarian mother, an older brother whom he ...
Style: touching, emotional, realistic, serious, bleak
Plot: coming of age, self discovery, teenage life, parents and children, family relations, youth, gay teenager, secret life, gay interest, domestic violence, father son relationship, brother brother relationship ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 20th century
Place: morocco, geneva switzerland, switzerland
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
A Scream from Silence (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A director and an editor, both woman, cannot work on a movie presenting the rape of a nurse without reacting on the scenes they're working on, the situation of womanhood in general, and the way the 'Justice' handle those cases of rape.
Plot: rape, female director, violence, interview, feminism, contemplating suicide, hate, film within a film, rapist, male female relationship, court, rape victim ...
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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Dear Prudence (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 80 min.
Story: After the death of her mother, 17-year-old Prudence finds herself living alone in her Paris apartment. Then she meets Maryline, a rebel of her own age, who introduces her to the thrills of motorcycle racing on the biker circuit at Rungis. ...
Style: emotional, realistic, psychological, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: teenage life, coming of age, youth, family problems, teenage love, teenage girl, troubled youth, drug abuse, love and romance, rebelliousness, death in the family, motorcycle race ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Killer from the Womb (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Story: A cartel member gets revenge on his enemies.
Style: mexploitation
Plot: blood, violence, baby, gore, police, drug cartel, domestic violence
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%