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The Public Woman (1984)
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The Public Woman (1984)
Original name: La Femme publique
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 113 min.
Story: An inexperienced young actress is invited to play a role in a film based on Dostoyevsky's 'The Possessed'. The film director, a Czech immigrant in Paris, takes over her life, and in a short time she is unable to draw the line between acting and reality. She winds up playing a real-life role posing as the dead wife of another Czech immigrant, who is manipulated by the filmmaker into commiting a political assasination.
Style: erotic, avant garde, political
Plot: female orgasm, doppelganger, politics, wife, immigrants, erotica, strong sexual content, violence, female nudity, sex scene, male nudity, graphic violence, mental illness, double life, lust, orgasm, insanity, actress, manipulation, psychological abuse, existentialism, surrealism, filmmaking, intimacy, mind game ...
Place: paris france

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out erotic, sexy, realistic and serious films with plots about female nudity, erotica, female full frontal nudity, sex, male nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief) and sex scene mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like The Public Woman: Aphrodite (1982), Mad Love (1985), Fidelity (2000), Nymphomaniac: Vol. I (2013), A Fit of Rage (1999). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Aphrodite (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, UK, West Germany, Switzerland
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Harry is a young millionaire on holiday; he takes his yacht to a Greek island, and stays in the mansion of his friend...
Style: erotic, sexploitation film
Plot: sex party, wife swapping, yacht, explicit sex, erotic massage, female female relationship, aristocracy, eroticism, arms dealer, world war one, exotic island, sex scene ...
Place: greece, mediterranean sea
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Mad Love (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: After a successful bank robbery, Micky hopes to take back his girlfriend Mary who has been taken from him. On the way to Paris he meets Leon, a neurotic dreamer whom he considers an idiot. Leon can hardly understand what Micky is up to but he ...
Style: sexy, realistic, serious, sexual, rough ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), gangsters, strong violent content, love and romance, social misfits, rivalry, romance, misfit, unfulfillment, crimes, opposites attract, tragic love ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: paris france, france
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Fidelity (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Portugal
Duration: 166 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: serious, realistic, stylized, emotional, sexy ...
Plot: strong sexual content, marriage, nudity (full frontal - brief), love and romance, sexual relations, destructive relationship, crumbling marriage, couples, love triangle, ice hockey, one night stand, photographer ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Nymphomaniac: Vol. I (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark, Germany, Belgium, UK, France, Sweden, USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A man named Seligman finds a fainted wounded woman in an alley and he brings her home. She tells him that her name is Joe and that she is nymphomaniac. Joe tells her life and sexual experiences with hundreds of men since she was a young teenager ...
Style: erotic, sexual, psychological, disturbing, sincere ...
Plot: lust, sex addict, nymphomaniac, sex, explicit sex, strong sexual content, nudity (full frontal - brief), erection, sexuality, sexual perversion, deviant sex, sexual exploration ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 21st century, 80s, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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A Fit of Rage (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 70 min.
Story: The torrid love affair between a 40-year-old man who lives isolated from the world, in his small farm nearby São Paulo and a politically engaged 30-year-old journalist. One morning, after a night of wild lovemaking, he notices a hole made by sauba ...
Style: erotic
Plot: male objectification, oral sex, sex, male nudity, female nudity, explicit sex, sex scene, erotica, nudity (full frontal - brief), male full rear nudity, shower, ejaculation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Year of the Jellyfish (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Chris, a sexy teenager who appears mostly bare-breasted on the French Riviera, has a crush on Romain, her mother's lover. In reaction to her inability to attract his attention, she experiments with other risque affairs.
Plot: topless woman, seduction, beach, sexuality, teenage girl, cheating wife, unfaithful husband, milf, nude swimming, neglected wife, jellyfish, roulette ...
Place: saint tropez
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Naked Instinct (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A woman is in therapy because of her uncontrollable desire for young men. She recounts stories of her sordid past, including seducing a rich kid when his parents are away, and giving a fraternity boy a good time. The therapist tells her about ...
Style: erotic
Plot: caress, sex scene, lust, psychiatrist, woman on top, nudity (full frontal - brief), sex with a maid, erotica, female nudity, male nudity, sex, older woman younger man sex ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Climax (amenaza en las aulas) (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Ana is a young girl with the same problems as any girl her age.
Style: erotic
Plot: erotica, boarding school, politics, sex, female nudity, schoolgirl, politician, lesbian sex, sex scene, female homosexuality, drugs, female full frontal nudity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Fruits of Passion (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Japan
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A girl loves a rich and much older man and is willing to do everything he wants to show her love, but he is playing a sick game with her. As part of this game he sends her to a Chinese brothel. A poor young boy sees her and falls in love with her. ...
Style: erotic, sexual, sexy, stylized, serious ...
Plot: explicit sex, prostitute, eroticism, dominatrix, bdsm, coitus, political unrest, sexual relations, love and romance, society, politics, dishonesty ...
Time: 1920s
Place: shanghai
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Sexual Awakenings (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A woman wishes to model nude for a men's magazine. The only problem is, her husband (a retired photographer) is against the whole idea.
Style: erotic, psychological, captivating, disturbing
Plot: female nudity, sex scene, nudity (full frontal - brief), erotica, husband wife relationship, seduction, photographer, relationship problems, marital problem, seductive woman, nude model, erotic massage ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Joy (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: This is the story about Joy who falls in love with an older man (she has been looking for her missing father all her life), and then travels around Paris with him and his other female companion, experiencing a broad range of sexual encounters.
Style: erotic
Plot: love, travel, supermodel, older man younger woman sex, nudity (full frontal - brief), female masturbation, sex, female nudity, lesbianism, lesbian sex, orgy, erotica ...
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Quiet Days in Clichy (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy, Germany
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Expatriate Henry Miller indulges in a variety of sexual escapades while struggling to establish himself as a serious writer in Paris.
Style: sexy, erotic, realistic, serious, stylized ...
Plot: immigrants, lifestyle, womanizer, artists and showbiz, prostitute, writer's life, love and romance, love triangle, looking for sex, infidelity, sexual relations, eroticism ...
Time: 1930s
Place: paris france, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.3
 31K
Possession (1981)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: France, West Germany
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A young woman left her family for an unspecified reason. The husband determines to find out the truth and starts following his wife. At first, he suspects that a man is involved. But gradually, he finds out more and more strange behaviors and ...
Style: surreal, psychological, atmospheric, mind bending, enigmatic ...
Plot: hysteria, obsession, monster, family problems, supernatural, perversion, infidelity, marriage crisis, insanity, surrealism, husband wife relationship, husband wife estrangement ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: germany, berlin germany, west berlin west germany, europe, poland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Streetwalker (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A businessman leaves his country home, and wife and young son for a business trip to Paris. While there he develops a sexual and spiritual bond with a call girl.
Plot: prostitute, businessman, call girl, foot fetish, man in underwear, male objectification, male star appears nude, coitus, sex, female nudity, death, erotica ...
Time: 70s
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 4.1
 533
Vivid (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 84 min.
Story: When a passionate young model convinces her boyfriend, a painter, to take to the canvas to renew their sexual chemistry, their erotic, uninhibited masterpieces command the attention of the art world. Smothered in paint, the couple slip and slide ...
Style: erotic
Plot: female star appears nude, female nudity, sex, male nudity, sex scene, art, erotica, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, nude model, painting, painter, black panties ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Story of Richard O (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Not for the easily embarrassed, “The Story of Richard O.” is an explicit take on sex as a way to connect with other people. Richard feels cornered and takes some time off from his girlfriend in order to come to terms with his relationship ...
Style: erotic, disturbing, psychological, captivating
Plot: erotica, coitus, seduction, rape, sexploitation, sex, attempted rape, sexual relations, erotic dream, sexual harassment, erotic fantasy, male female relationship ...
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
A Fêmea do Mar (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The lonely Jeruza lives in a simple isolated house by the seaside with the siblings Cassandra and Ulisses and the family survives by selling handicrafts for a local store. Her husband, Santiago, is a sailor who has been missing for many years. When ...
Style: erotic
Plot: male full rear nudity, watching sex, seaside town, woman on top, coitus, nude swimming, outdoor sex, erotica, male nudity, female nudity, sex scene, teenage sexuality ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
My Nights Are More Beautiful Than Your Days (1989)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A most whimsical, hurly-burly quasi-autobiographical love romp from the master of operatic intellectual romance! French pop star Jacques Dutronc is a genius computer programmer diagnosed with a terminal brain disease, and Sophie Marceau is the ...
Style: sexy, serious, realistic, erotic, talky ...
Plot: tragic love, memory loss, terminal illness, love and romance, prodigy, opposites attract, tragic hero, unfulfillment, life is a bitch, romance, cause and meaning, win over ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Game of Seduction (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In this modern retelling of the classic Dangerous Liaisons, a virtuous young woman becomes the target of the schemes of an amoral womanizer who is in the habit of wooing women and killing their lovers and husbands in duels. When she finally succumbs ...
Plot: sex, female nudity, male nudity, erotica, bare breasts, pubic hair, female full frontal nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Daughters of Fire (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Three women meet by chance at the end of the world, in Argentinian Patagonia, and set out on a polyamorous journey, caught up in the search for new kinds of relationships, far from possession and pain. They become the Daughters of Fire, a band ...
Style: sexy, erotic, visually appealing, realistic, intense
Audience: girls' night
Plot: unsimulated sex, female masturbation, lesbian threesome, female orgasm, female homosexuality, lesbian sex, lesbian cunnilingus, lesbian love, explicit sex, strong sexual content, erotica, lesbian relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: argentina, patagonia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Showgirls (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: A young drifter named Nomi arrives in Las Vegas to become a dancer and soon sets about clawing and pushing her way to become a top showgirl.
Style: sexy, erotic, realistic, cynical, sexual ...
Audience: teens
Plot: stripper, erotica, strip club, rivalry, showbiz, showgirl, pole dancing, strong sexual content, sexual relations, striptease, violence against women, ambition ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: las vegas, nevada, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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: female nudity, oral sex, female masturbation, tap dance, nudity (full frontal - brief), male nudity, voyeur, voyeurism, erotica, lesbian sex, male full rear nudity, threesome ...
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28%
Palace of Venus (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 83 min.
Story: To satisfy her costumers, an owner of a luxurious bordello does whatever it takes. but the place’s efficiency is threatened when the most desirable of its ladies decides to quit. The owner set a diabolical plot to keep the girl working.
Style: erotic
Plot: sex, group sex, lesbian sex, female nudity, male nudity, erotica, voyeurism, nudity (full frontal - brief), explicit sex
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Lost Girls and Love Hotels (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Searching for escape in Tokyo's back alleys, a haunted English teacher explores love and lust with a dashing Yakuza, as their tumultuous affair takes her on a journey through the city's dive bars and three-hour love hotels.
Style: erotic, depressing, emotional, bleak, psychological ...
Plot: erotica, strong sexual content, foreigner in japan, s&m, interracial love, sexual relations, looking for sex, identity crisis, sex, loneliness, changing lives, power relations ...
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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 388
Raising Colors (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The story revolves around 22-year-old Laure, who is trying to find her feet. After performing brilliantly in her literature studies, she enrols as a communications officer in the Naval Fusiliers. She will quickly have to adapt to and assimilate the ...
Style: light, inspirational, sincere, semi serious
Plot: seaside, military, male objectification, sea, mother daughter relationship, female protagonist, boot camp, romance, female nudity, mentor, female objectification, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 2010s
Place: brittany
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 4.3
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Gift Girls (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three women are secretly plush prostitutes. They are successively called by a mysterious person to have sex with three different men and assuage their weird fantasies.
Style: erotic
Plot: prostitute, sexual fantasy, lesbian sex, sex, female nudity, nude model, erotica, lesbianism, female homosexuality, nudity (full frontal - brief)
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26%
I Love You, I Don't (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A waitress with boyish looks and the gay driver of a garbage truck fall in love.
Style: sexual, sexy, realistic, erotic, serious
Plot: truck, nudity (full frontal - brief), love triangle, truck driver, graphic violence, sexual relations, strong sexual content, bisexuality, eroticism, gays and lesbians, gender, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.3
 42
The Madam (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 58 min.
Story: A young man on a motorcycle passes a pretty young girl on the road whose car has broken down. He stops and offers her a ride home, and she accepts. It turns out that she lives in a brothel run by her mother, and they offer the young man a job--to ...
Style: sexploitation film
Plot: horny woman, premarital sex, sexually liberated, caress, female nudity, woman on top, sex scene, prostitute, erotica, lesbian sex, male nudity, lust ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
A Place Among the Living (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A mediocre pulp novelist is approached by a stranger claiming to be a serial killer with a proposition to chronicle his crimes.
Plot: novelist, translator, roman, suicide, striptease, existentialism, serial killer, deal with the devil, literary agent, art exhibition, writers, writing a book ...
Time: 50s, year 1958
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
That Most Important Thing: Love (1975)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Servais Mont, a photographer, meets Nadine Chevalier who earns her money starring in cheap soft-core movies. Trying to help her, he borrows the money from the loan sharks to finance the theatrical production of 'Richard III' and gives ...
Style: experimental, serious, realistic, surreal, sexy ...
Plot: loan, nudity (full frontal - brief), photographer, porn, strong violent content, lifestyle, love and romance, dishonesty, artists and showbiz, actor's life, romance, unfulfillment ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%