Movies like Dark Habits

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Dark Habits (1983)
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Dark Habits (1983)
Original name: Entre tinieblas
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A nightclub singer seeks refuge with gay nuns on dope in a Madrid convent.
Style: humorous, clever, offbeat, realistic, witty, semi serious
Plot: nun, drug abuse, satire, sin, convent, crimes, dark humor, clergy, religions or cults, life is a bitch, love and romance, on the run, hopes, farce, society, lifestyle, gender, gays and lesbians, overdose, nudity (full frontal - brief), monastery, catholic church, drug addiction, lesbian, tiger ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: spain, europe

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Most similar movies to Dark Habits

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and clever films with plots about love and romance, satire, dark humor, male nudity, couples, nudity (full frontal - brief) and society mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Dark Habits: Not Love, Just Frenzy (1996), Labyrinth of Passion (1982), The Milky Way (1969), Justi&Cia (2014), I Couldn't Care Less (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
What Have I Done to Deserve This? (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Almodóvar has described his fourth film as a homage to Italian Neorealism, although this tribute also involves jokes about paedophilia, prostitution, and a telekenetic child. The film, set in the towerblocks around Madrid, depicts female ...
Style: stylized, semi serious, realistic, humorous, offbeat ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, murder, writers, family relations, dark humor, prostitute, taxi driver, telekinesis, addiction, couples, family problems, postmodernism ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: spain, europe, germany, las vegas, madrid ...
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Not Love, Just Frenzy (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 101 min.
Story: From the land of Almodovar comes a hot new film about drugs, sex & everything else!
Style: sexy, realistic, semi serious, humorous, sexual
Plot: murder, nightclub, farce, transsexual, dark humor, psychopath, couples, strong sexual content, love affair, fall in love, infidelity, looking for love ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: spain, madrid, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Labyrinth of Passion (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A camp melodrama/comedy about Sexilia (a nymphomaniac), Sadec (a gay Islamic terrorist), Riza Niro (the son of the emperor of Tiran), and Queti (the daughter of a dry-cleaner).
Style: sexy, sexual, humorous, offbeat, realistic ...
Plot: kidnapping, incest, gay interest, nymphomaniac, gynecologist, terrorist, psychologist, farce, cross dressing, gender bending, sexual relations, political unrest ...
Time: 80s
Place: spain, iran, europe, middle east, madrid ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Pepi, Luci, Bom and Other Girls Like Mom (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Almodovar's first film of life in Madrid during the punk era and not one for the squeamish. He covers everything from drugs and sexual violence, to female masochism.
Style: witty, humorous, sexual, offbeat, realistic ...
Plot: friendship, satire, revenge, rape, lesbian, police officer, vengeance, couple relations, fall in love, drug abuse, strong female presence, friends ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: spain, europe, madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Pepa resolves to kill herself with a batch of sleeping-pill-laced gazpacho after her lover leaves her. Fortunately, she is interrupted by a deliciously chaotic series of events.
Style: humorous, realistic, feel good, semi serious, twists and turns ...
Plot: farce, suicide attempt, nervous breakdown, couple relations, track down, twists & turns, terrorist, adultery, frustration, female protagonist, male female relationship, friendship ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: spain, madrid, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Milky Way (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Two drifters go on a pilgrimage from France to Santiago de Compostela in Spain. Along the way, they hitchhike, beg for food, and face the Christian dogmas and heresies from different Ages.
Style: semi serious, talky, surreal, contemplative, atmospheric ...
Plot: nun, satire, miraculous event, bible, crucifix, surrealism, hitchhiker, religions or cults, s&m, farce, on the road, escapades ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: spain, france, europe, paris france
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Justi&Cia (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 80 min.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: unlikely criminals, murderous pair, escapades, society, life is a bitch, crimes, social decay, nothing to lose, vigilantism, disorder, satire, partners ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
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I Couldn't Care Less (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 98 min.
Story: This European take on twenty-something woe introduces viewers to Jorge (Alejandro Cano), a self-help author suffering from writer's block who thinks he may be gay. Living with Jorge is Marta (Maria Jurado), a bisexual who wants to have a baby. ...
Style: semi serious, sentimental, humorous, realistic
Plot: friendship, love and romance, couple relations, sexual exploration, gender, gays and lesbians, unfulfillment, artists and showbiz, nudity (full frontal - brief), sexual content, friends, writer's life ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Ready to Wear (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Paris Fashion Week draws the usual bunch of people; designers, reporters, models, magazine editors, photographers. Follows the various storylines of these characters, centering around a murder investigation of a prominent fashion figure. Features an ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, satirical, talky ...
Plot: fashion, farce, media satire, lovers reunited, lifestyle, love and romance, nudity (full frontal - brief), satire, fashion model, fashion show, multiple storylines, storytelling ...
Time: 90s
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Law of Desire (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 102 min.
Story: When porn director Pablo reluctantly breaks up with his boyfriend, Juan, he encourages him to stay in touch. Juan moves away to live in a lighthouse and eventually writes his ex, but in the interim Pablo has taken up a psychotic new lover, Antonio ...
Style: surreal, humorous, semi serious, stylized, talky ...
Plot: murder, love triangle, passion, family relations, obsession, love and romance, romance, gender, parents and children, memory loss, movie business, sibling relationship ...
Time: 80s
Place: spain, europe, madrid, morocco
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Kika (1993)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Kika, a young cosmetologist, is called to the mansion of Nicolas, an American writer to make-up the corpse of his stepson, Ramon. Ramon, who is not dead, is revived by Kika's attentions and she then moves in with him. They might live happily ...
Style: offbeat, sexual, humorous, sexy, realistic ...
Plot: murder, photographer, gender, media, journalism, dishonesty, couples, postmodernism, psychopath, makeup artist, dark humor, love triangle ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Flower of My Secret (1995)
Genre: Comedy, 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, contemplative, tense, serious, realistic ...
Plot: obsession, old woman, romance, love and romance, writer's life, hopes, unfulfillment, journalism, crumbling marriage, artists and showbiz, strong female presence, midlife crisis ...
Time: 90s
Place: spain, europe, tokyo, madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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No Shame (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A script fell to Isabel by chance. In reading it you realize it's the same story of the romance she had with the film director Mario Fabra, author of the script. Isabel decides appointment with Mario, who was not seen again, but at the moment ...
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, realistic, suspense ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: lovers reunited, reunion, love and romance, ambition, ego clash, rise to the top, lifestyle, filmmaking, romance, actor's life, youth, showbiz ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Sister Mary Explains It All (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: As Sister Mary delivers a lecture on sin and its consequences, she's interrupted by several of her former students, who have little positive to say about how a Catholic education has impacted their lives.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, light, feel good ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
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Country: Belgium
Duration: 105 min.
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Style: offbeat, witty, clever, humorous, semi serious ...
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Place: europe, belgium
⇓ similarity ⇓
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My Mother Likes Women (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 96 min.
Story: "Sofia introduces her three adult daughters to her new lover who is their age and happens to be a woman. The women, in particular Elvira find it extremely difficult to accept their mothers sudden apparent sexual reversal. The news pushes the ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, witty, feel good, humorous ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Wise Blood (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A Southerner--young, poor, ambitious but uneducated--determines to become something in the world. He decides that the best way to do that is to become a preacher and start up his own church.
Style: humorous, clever, witty, semi serious, realistic
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⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
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Style: clever, humorous, surreal, semi serious, witty ...
Plot: actor's life, religions or cults, clergy, artists and showbiz, society, debate, friends, religion, christianity, television, blasphemy, ignorance ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: england, europe, united kingdom, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Love & Human Remains (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Dreary urban landscape of an anonymous Canadian city. Dark comedy about a group of twentysomethings looking for love and meaning in the '90s. The film focuses on roommates David, a gay waiter who has has given up on his acting career, and ...
Style: sexy, sexual, clever, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night, teens
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Time: 90s
Place: canada
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44%
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Next Door (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Matt and Karen have inconsiderate neighbours whose lawn sprinkler drowns their flowers. A feud errupts and a series of tit-for-tat actions develop and escalate.
Style: humorous, clever, offbeat, witty, suspense ...
Plot: prank, neighbor, feud, road not taken, suburbs, murder, couples, family relations, dark humor, disorder, farce, satire ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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The New Age (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Peter and Katherine Witner are Southern California super-yuppies with great jobs but no center to their lives. When they both lose their jobs and begin marital infidelities, their solution is to start their own business together. In order to find ...
Style: cynical, humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty ...
Plot: satire, dark humor, society, crumbling marriage, self discovery, filmmaking, starting over, love and romance, lifestyle, rise and fall, family problems, breakup ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Teachers (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A teacher tries to overcome his frustration teaching a high-school that seems to be full of flunkies.
Style: clever, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: lawsuit, high school, satire, profanity, nudity (full frontal - brief), high school teacher, school teacher, high school life, teachers and students, idealism, haunted by the past, boss and employee ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Executioner (1963)
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Style: semi serious, realistic, clever, humorous, tense ...
Plot: mortician, death sentence, retirement, death penalty, death, executioner, dark humor, parents and children, family relations, couples, social misfits, misfit ...
Time: 60s, 20s, 1920s, 1960s
Place: spain, europe, madrid, mallorca
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Frownland (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A rotten egg lobbed with spazmo aim at the spotless surface of the silver screen, FROWNLAND centers on social misfit and self-labeled "troll from under the bridge" Keith Sontag (Dore Mann). When he's not trying to sell coupons ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty, clever ...
Plot: society, buddies, misfit, friends, love and romance, social misfits, lifestyle, suburbs, fall in love, city life, emotional abuse, insecurity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
That Obscure Object of Desire (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
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Story: After dumping a bucket of water on a beautiful young woman from the window of a train car, wealthy Frenchman Mathieu, regales his fellow passengers with the story of the dysfunctional relationship between himself and the young woman in question, a ...
Style: atmospheric, sexy, sexual, surreal, cynical ...
Plot: maid, manipulation, satire, humiliation, nudity (full frontal - brief), virginity, train travel, train ride, dwarf, obsession, love, train ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Touch (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When Juvenal, a presumed miracle worker, appears on the scene Bill Hill attempts to exploit him but his plans go astray with the untimely intervention of August Murray and the developing relationship between Juvenal and Lynn Faulkner.
Style: cynical, realistic, witty, semi serious, light ...
Plot: romance, love and romance, religions or cults, hopes, satire, investigation, miraculous event, love, moral ambiguity, solitude, life is a bitch, rehabilitation ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Tie Me Up! Tie Me Down! (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Recently released from a mental hospital, Ricky ties up Marina, a film star he once had sex with and keeps her hostage.
Style: sexy, suspenseful, humorous, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: obsession, kidnapping, strong sexual content, porn actress, love and romance, mentally unstable, inferiority complex, porn star, filmmaking, bdsm, prison, sexuality ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Magic Carpet Ride (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
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Duration: 106 min.
Story: A struggling, suicidal young comedian meets a car thief who is willing to teach him a few things about his profession.
Style: witty, not serious, humorous, clever, offbeat ...
Plot: petty criminal, anti hero, anti heroes, family problems, crimes, heist, working class, misfit, society, dark humor, satire, family in crisis ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: istanbul turkey, turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
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My Name Is Juani (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A pair of women leave their small town and dud boyfriends behind for fun in Madrid.
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic, sexual ...
Plot: hopes, follow your dream, lifestyle, city life, friendship, on the road, society, love and romance, friends, couples, tough heroes, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
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