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Paradise: Love (2012)
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Paradise: Love (2012)
Original name: Paradies: Liebe
Genre: Drama
Country: Austria, Germany, France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: On the beaches of Kenya they're known as "Sugar Mamas" -- European women who seek out African boys selling love to earn a living. Teresa, a 50-year-old Austrian and mother of a daughter entering puberty, travels to this vacation paradise. She goes from one Beach Boy to the next, from one disappointment to the next and finally she must recognize: On the beaches of Kenya love is a business.
Style: thought provoking, sincere, serious, realistic, sexual, sexy, biting, suspense
Plot: beach, tourist, interracial relations, strong sexual content, older woman younger man relationship, resort, exploitation, black man white woman relationship, interracial sex, lifestyle, looking for sex, midlife crisis, society, human nature, culture clash, male prostitute, class differences, rich and poor, exploit, racial segregation, nudity (full frontal - brief), crocodile, loneliness, prostitute, strong female presence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: kenya, africa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, sincere and sexy films with plots about society, female nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), couples, male nudity, love and romance and strong sexual content mostly in Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Paradise: Love: Heading South (2005), Import Export (2007), Paradise: Faith (2012), Dog Days (2001), The White Massai (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Heading South (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Canada, Belgium
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A story of three female tourists who visit Haiti, in order to enjoy the sexual nature of the young men.
Style: emotional, sincere, disturbing, serious, realistic ...
Plot: sexual relations, tourist, male prostitute, looking for love, older woman younger man relationship, erection, unfulfillment, lifestyle, loneliness, lust, prostitute, murder ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: haiti, caribbean, boston
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Import Export (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Austria, France, Germany
Duration: 141 min.
Story: A nurse from the Ukraine searches for a better life in the West, while an unemployed security guard from Austria heads East for the same reason. Both are looking for work, a new beginning, an existence, struggling to believe in themselves, to find a ...
Style: bleak, thought provoking, serious, realistic, contemplative ...
Plot: self discovery, job seeking, life is a bitch, starting over, immigrants, hopes, misfit, emigrant, illegal prostitution, nudity (full frontal - brief), nurse, porn ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: austria, ukraine, europe, central europe, eastern europe
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Paradise: Faith (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Austria, Germany, France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Second film in Ulrich Seidl's Paradise trilogy. A devout Catholic woman practises her religion at home and in the local community, but is unprepared for the reappearance of her estranged husband, who is a Muslim.
Style: sincere, contemplative, serious, realistic, biting ...
Plot: self flagellation, religious fanatic, self discovery, human nature, couple relations, culture clash, religions or cults, society, missionary, faith, husband wife relationship, sin ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: austria, vienna
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Dog Days (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Austria
Duration: 121 min.
Story: In a suburb of Vienna during some hot summer days: A teacher who is in bondage to a sleazy pimp, a very importunate hitchhiker, a private detective on the run for some car vandals, a couple with a serious marriage problem and an old man, whose wife ...
Style: realistic, disturbing, sincere, serious, sexual ...
Plot: strong sexual content, heat wave, suburbs, sexual relations, sexual perversion, longing, couple relations, heat, stripper, couples, social decay, human nature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: austria, vienna
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The White Massai (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 131 min.
Story: A girl, Carola, whose vacation in Kenya takes an interesting turn when she becomes infatuated with a Masai. Carola decides to leave her boyfriend to stay with her lover. There, she has to adapt to the Masai's way of life and get used to their ...
Style: captivating, emotional, realistic, serious
Plot: interracial relations, interracial sex, culture clash, couples, opposites attract, love and romance, village life, cultural difference, fish out of water, jealous husband, fall in love, society ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: africa, kenya, switzerland
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Sweet Sex and Love (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 85 min.
Story: They meet and they make love. They live together and they make love. Dong-Ki has one night stand with Shin-Ah, a woman who has hardly any faith in true love but indulge herself in sex. Shacking up and making love with each other day in and day out, ...
Style: sincere, sexy, serious, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: strong sexual content, fall in love, love and romance, sexual relations, couple relations, couples, eroticism, sex, erotica, looking for sex, relationships, in love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea
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Lea (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Léa lives in Le Havre, where she attends college whilst taking care of her elderly grandmother. To make ends meet, she works as a waitress in a night club. Her admittance to the Institute of Political Studies in Paris offers her new ...
Style: sincere, touching, realistic, serious, sexy ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), introspection, nightlife, human nature, youth, hopes, lifestyle, strong sexual content, strong female presence, student life, student, old woman ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
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Love Live Long (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A British car racer meets a suicidal woman while in Istanbul for the Gumball Rally.
Style: realistic, serious, sincere, atmospheric, gloomy ...
Plot: destructive relationship, athlete's life, womanizer, society, contests and competitions, dishonesty, lifestyle, life is a bitch, social decay, infidelity, human nature, dealing with death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: turkey, middle east, istanbul turkey
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28%
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The Kitchen Toto (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The son of a priest slain by the Mau Mau moves in with a police officer and his wife in 1950 Kenya.
Style: sincere, disturbing, serious, realistic, biting ...
Plot: politics, domestic disturbance, coming of age, danger, rebellion, society, state affairs, master and servant, youth, life is a bitch, nudity (full frontal - brief), graphic violence ...
Time: 50s, 20th century
Place: kenya, africa
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27%
 6.9
 55
Manpower (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Israel, France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: An intelligent social issues drama, Manpower sketches a portrait of four men in crisis. Moving between scathing realism and subtle irony, the film raises questions of belonging and uprooting, exile and emigration, home and family. Meir Cohen is a ...
Style: thought provoking, realistic, sincere, touching, serious ...
Plot: human nature, social decay, working the system, introspection, moral dilemma, interracial relations, immigrants, society, realism, life is a bitch, discrimination, hopes ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.8
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Eden Is West (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Greece, Italy
Duration: 110 min.
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Style: realistic, serious, atmospheric, psychological, sexy ...
Plot: social differences, society, life is a bitch, politics, on the road, fish out of water, self discovery, illegal immigrant, sexual content, nudity (full frontal - brief), distopia, refugee ...
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Marfa Girl (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A disaffected Texas teen spends his 16th birthday getting high, hanging out and having casual sex.
Style: sincere, rough, serious, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: teenage sexuality, teenage life, social decay, human nature, sexual relations, interracial relations, couples, life is a bitch, society, youth, small town, drugs/alcohol ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.8
 885
Birdwatchers (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, Brazil
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil, the present. When a young Guarani-Kaiowá woman commits suicide, Nádio leads his community to form a protest camp on the borders of a local farm that sits on their ancestral burial ground.
Style: serious, sincere, thought provoking, realistic
Plot: culture clash, rebellion, interracial relations, indians, teenage life, hopes, life is a bitch, fighting the system, dishonesty, power relations, injustice, social differences ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: brazil, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Hold Back (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 78 min.
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Duration: 96 min.
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Country: France, West Germany, Cameroon
Duration: 105 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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And Your Mother Too! (2001)
Genre: Drama
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Audience: teens
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26%
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I Am Yours (2013)
Genre: Drama
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Duration: 100 min.
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Style: sincere, touching, realistic, serious
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⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.8
 79
Made in Ash (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Slovakia, Czech Republic
Duration: 84 min.
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25%
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Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.2
 410
Raja (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Morocco
Duration: 112 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The God of Wood (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 116 min.
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Style: realistic, emotional, sentimental, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: immigrants, culture clash, love and romance, gender, fall in love, family relations, parents and children, lifestyle, society, sexuality, misfit, gays and lesbians ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Movie in collections
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Style: rough, sexual, disturbing, serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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The Wild Dogs (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 97 min.
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Style: disturbing, serious, realistic, thought provoking, bleak
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 4.4
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The Erotic Man (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark, Finland
Duration: 85 min.
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Style: serious, sincere, atmospheric, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: human nature, introspection, love and romance, eroticism, couples, sexual relations, physical appearance, strong sexual content, nudity (full frontal - brief), female full frontal nudity, large breasts, pubic hair ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 4.5
 92
Hip Moves (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
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Style: serious, realistic, psychological, captivating, sexy ...
Plot: obsession, pregnancy, nightshift, unfulfillment, crimes, prostitute, hospital, love, couples, society, nudity (full frontal - brief), gays and lesbians ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.0
 1K
Drama/Mex (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Two interlaced stories unfold over the course of the same long, hot day in the once lush and now decadent resort town of Acapulco. The first involves the beautiful and cool Fernanda, who is forced to deal with the sudden emergence of her ex-lover, ...
Style: serious, sexy, captivating, melancholic, offbeat ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, latin america, acapulco mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Naked Harbour (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 123 min.
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Style: realistic, serious, captivating, emotional, sexual ...
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25%
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Working Girls (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A day in the life of several prostitutes in an upscale Manhattan whore house. The film is a stark portrayal of the women prostitutes, the male customers and the motivations of both. Watch as the madam manipulates her "girls". Watch as she ...
Style: sexual, sincere, sexy, contemplative, talky ...
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25%