Movies like Unveiled

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Unveiled (2005)
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Unveiled (2005)
Original name: Fremde Haut
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, Austria
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Survival is not enough. Fariba Tabrizi has made it. Under peril of death she has fled from Iran. In Germany she has no alternative way of avoiding the threat of deportation other than to assume the identity of a deceased co-detainee. So what happens after a few month in which she has tried to come to terms with a situation which is actually an insufferable one for her? How does Fariba live not only in this external state of exile but also in an inner state of exile? The term "in orbit" is officially used by the UN to refer to asylum-seekers who find themselves orbiting around planet Earth because they can actually find legal domicile nowhere at all.
Style: psychological, tense, serious, suspenseful, rough, bleak, realistic
Plot: lesbian relationship, female nudity, lesbian interest, survival, politics, misfit, gender bending, fall in love, dishonesty, gender, disorder, hidden identity, translator, factory, suicide, false identity, girlfriend girlfriend relationship, village life, society, immigrants, gays and lesbians, female director, male homosexuality, airplane, racial slur ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, europe

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, psychological and tense films with plots about society, life is a bitch, love and romance, couples, gays and lesbians, immigrants and misfit mostly in Drama and Crime genres. Some movies like Unveiled: Bigga Than Ben (2008), Eden Is West (2009), K-11 (2012), Insecure (2014), Fratricide (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Bigga Than Ben (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Spiker & Cobakka are two self-confessed 'pieces of Moscow scum' who come to London to rip it off. This is their guide.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, bleak, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drug dealing, crimes, buddies, partners, immigrants, misfit, dishonesty, cons and scams, friends, society, crime, fighting the system ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, europe
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Eden Is West (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Greece, Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Elias (Riccardo Scamarcio) is an immigrant in his twenties who tries to get to Europe by a boat along with other illegal immigrants. When the boat is near the Greek shores and they hope they will soon disembark, a marine patrol approaches and Elias ...
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 ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, germany, france, paris france, alps
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85%
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K-11 (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Raymond Saxx Jr., a powerful record producer, wakes from a drug-induced blackout to find himself locked up and classified "K-11." Plunged into a nightmarish world ruled by a transsexual diva named Mousey, Raymond is truly a fish out of ...
Style: psychological, serious, rough, bleak, realistic ...
Plot: prison life, transsexual, prison, fish out of water, confined, hopes, gender, violence, power relations, misfit, gays and lesbians, sex maniac ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, california
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50%
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Insecure (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Chérif, struggling to pass the entrance exam for nursing school, takes on a side job as a security guard. On duty there, he faces off with a group of hostile teenagers who constantly harass him, and gradually ends up an accomplice to a robbery gone ...
Style: realistic, captivating, psychological, sentimental, tense ...
Plot: couples, working class, fall in love, society, life is a bitch, misfit, immigrants, security guard, pursuit, gang, chase, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Fratricide (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Luxembourg, Germany, France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two young Kurdish refugees, recently arrived in Germany struggle to make their way through the harshness of the occidental city. Their encounter with a gang of Turks will rapidly led them into an inevitable tragical spiral filled with death and ...
Style: rough, realistic, serious, bleak
Plot: racism, politics, immigrants, juvenile delinquency, life is a bitch, orphan, friendship, social decay, society, injustice, vengeance, culture clash ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, europe, kurdistan
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77%
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Replay (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Nathalie and Louise are friends from childhood. While studying drama at University Louise becomes hopelessly obsessed with her friend. Jealous of the male friends she has she breaks up the friendship, followed by a suicide attempt. Later, Louise ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, tense, serious, realistic ...
Plot: obsessive love, lesbian relationship, obsession, couples, love triangle, dangerous attraction, haunted by the past, destructive relationship, friendship, artists and showbiz, gender, unfulfilled love ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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Island (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Based on 'Jane Rogers' acclaimed novel, "Island" is a tale of yearning and retribution. Abandoned at birth, Nikki Black has spent most of her life in care sustained only by fairy-stories. Incapable of love, fearful and desperate ...
Style: serious, realistic, tense, psychological, atmospheric ...
Plot: island, undercover, hidden identity, family problems, dishonesty, life is a bitch, haunted by the past, redemption, orphan, obsessive quest, female director, woman slaps man ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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 726
Silver Tongues (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Two lovers travel from town to town playing a dark game of deceit that soon spirals out of control, threatening their very relationship.
Style: psychological, tense, realistic, captivating, serious
Plot: couple relations, hidden identity, couples, dishonesty, juggling, love and romance, society, crumbling relationship, manipulations, sexual content, manipulation, infidelity
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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Sworn Virgin (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, Switzerland, Germany, Albania, Kosovo, France
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Years after declaring her eternal virginity and opting to live life as a man in the mountains of Albania, Hana looks to return to living as a woman as she settles into a new existence in modern-day Milan.
Style: touching, atmospheric, psychological, contemplative, serious ...
Plot: hidden identity, starting over, introspection, disorder, hopes, gender, sexuality, mountain, strong female presence, society, unfulfillment, discrimination ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, albania, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 6.6
 711
Three Worlds (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Al, a young man from a modest background is about to marry his boss’ daughter, along with succeeding him as the head of a car dealership. One night, while coming back from his bachelor party, he is guilty of a hit-and-run accident, urged by his ...
Style: realistic, tense, serious, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: witnessing a crime, moral dilemma, society, righting the wronged, life is a bitch, illegal immigrant, hit and run, hit by a car, manslaughter, rivalry, crimes, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
The God of Wood (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Yao (Madi Diocou) and Moroccan Rachid (Soufiane Ouaarab) arrive illegally in Valencia, Spain, and separate. Yao sells pirated DVDs in the street and wanders disconsolately around the barrio until he glimpses divorcee Maria Luisa (Marisa Paredes) ...
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 ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Manslaughter (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark, Norway, Sweden, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A college professor abandons his family and his career in order to champion his mistress, a student radical accused of killing a policeman.
Style: rough, psychological, suspenseful, serious, captivating ...
Plot: older man younger woman relationship, fighting the system, false accusation, crime and punishment, injustice, legal, law enforcement, ultimatum, society, murder, extramarital affair, midlife crisis ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: copenhagen denmark, denmark, copenhagen
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Fuehrer Ex (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Ingo Hasselbach, whose parents were Communist Party members in East Germany during his childhood, has lived at both ends of the political seesaw. The question of how people reach a change of heart is a profound one; Hasselbach describes the external ...
Style: serious, disturbing, suspenseful, rough, bleak ...
Plot: prison, fascism, friendship, racism, moral dilemma, politics, youth, survival, obsession, prison life, berlin wall, escape ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: germany, german democratic republic, europe, east germany
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65%
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Woman's Lake (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 85 min.
Story: What could be lovelier than Women's Lake - a magical summer setting near Berlin? Rosa, perhaps. She's the slightly melancholy guardian of the lake, spending her days in a boat, trapping fish and watching for poachers. Or her lover, the ...
Style: melancholic, romantic, psychological, sentimental, sexy ...
Plot: lesbian, lesbian sex, lesbian couple, lesbian romance, female nudity, flirting, young lovers, gay love, fall in love, lesbian love, love and romance, lesbian interest ...
Time: 21st century
Place: germany
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58%
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A Quiet Life (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy, France, Germany
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The story of a man who murdered thirty-two people, gained power, and then got afraid because too many people wanted to kill him. One August morning, he disappeared. For fifteen years, everyone believed him dead.
Style: rough, tense, serious, realistic, psychological ...
Plot: parents and children, faked death, hitman, hidden identity, deadly, gangsters, family relations, haunted by the past, criminal heroes, dishonesty, crimes, murderer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, europe, naples italy, frankfurt germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Sex My Life (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Iran
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Tells the story of seven Iranian transgender individuals living in Tehran who live pieces of their own lives on the screen.
Style: thought provoking, realistic, serious, sincere, touching
Plot: transsexual, discrimination, hidden identity, social misfits, society, dishonesty, family relations, disorder, transvestism, religions or cults, parents and children, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: iran, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Fucking Different (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Fifteen queer crossovers: lesbian filmmakers from Berlin were asked to make a short film about their idea of male gay love and sexuality and, vice versa, gay men were given the task of making a short film about lesbian sexuality and eroticism.
Style: realistic, sexy, touching, semi serious, thought provoking ...
Plot: gender, couple relations, sexual relations, social misfits, misfit, gays and lesbians, society, looking for love, gender bending, love and romance, looking for sex, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Last Summer of the Rich (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Austria
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Vienna's high society parties with sex, drugs, alcohol and young models. Hanna von Stezewitz stands in the center of it all. She's young, attractive and rich, head of a corporate group and one of Vienna's most important financers.
Style: realistic, sexy, humorous, semi serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: strong female presence, nightlife, strong sexual content, sexual relations, lesbian, lesbian interest, love and romance, young lovers, lesbian love, love, gay love, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: austria
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53%
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Life Hits (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Christina is living in a suburb to Copenhagen. With her class mates Cecilie, Trine and Pernille she slacks her school work, living mostly for the weekends of gate crashing, getting drunk, experimenting with drugs and scoring guys. But her world is ...
Style: serious, realistic, bleak, rough, captivating ...
Plot: lifestyle, juvenile delinquency, life is a bitch, teenage life, high school life, friendship, youth, social misfits, drug abuse, misfit, society, girl gang ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: denmark, europe
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52%
The Chambermaid Lynn (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Lynn Zapatek, a chambermaid in a large hotel, has a deathly fear of human interaction yet she craves intimacy. A chance encounter prompts her to emerge from her cocoon.
Style: sexy, touching, romantic, contemplative, psychological ...
Plot: bdsm, chambermaid, voyeurism, hotel, s&m, lesbian sex, lesbian, bondage, lesbian interest, female nudity, peeping tom, youth ...
Time: 21st century
Place: germany
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50%
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Mel & Jenny (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Eternal daydreamer Mel can't wait to quit her sucky catering job and fly to her dream destination: Portugal. Things change when the beautiful Jenny literally crashes into her life when Mel nearly runs her over in her classic BMW. It is love at ...
Style: semi serious, captivating, emotional, psychological, sexy ...
Plot: car accident, lesbian, fall in love, romance, couples, daydreamer, girlfriend, gender disguise, young love, sexual identity, self discovery, false identity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, portugal
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48%
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Baby Sellers (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Inspired by true events, the Lifetime Original Movie, Baby Sellers, exposes the shocking international criminal enterprise of infant trafficking. Stars Emmy winner Jennifer Finnigan and Emmy and Golden Globe winner Kirstie Alley.
Style: serious, realistic, rough, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: adoption, crimes, working undercover, babies and infants, society, immigrants, legal action, life is a bitch, kidnapping, orphanage, sexual abuse, tough heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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47%
For a Moment, Freedom (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Austria, France, Turkey
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Centers on a group of weary Middle Eastern refugees who have made their way to Turkey to apply for European visas.
Style: sincere, touching, serious, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: refugee, friendship, starting over, injustice, immigrants, leaving home, political unrest, hopes, society, friends, fugitives, freedom ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: iran, turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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The Melon Route (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Croatia
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The journey of a Chinese woman and her fellow countrymen as they travel in search of a better place to live, only to end up struggling for survival in the Balkans.
Style: suspenseful, emotional, disturbing, realistic, serious ...
Plot: survival, life is a bitch, political unrest, escapades, immigrants, danger, refugee, river, post war, illegal immigration, rescue from drowning, illegal immigrant ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: croatia, former yugoslavia, bosnia
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Ave (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Bulgaria
Duration: 86 min.
Story: While hitchhiking from Sofia to Ruse, Kamen meets Avé, a 17-year-old runaway girl. With each ride they hitch, Avé invents new identities for them, and her compulsive lies get Kamen deeper and deeper into trouble. Reluctantly drawn into this ...
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, road movie, psychological ...
Plot: hitchhiking, teenage life, leaving home, coming of age, youth, fall in love, rebelliousness, journey, dishonesty, love and romance, rebellion, dealing with death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: bulgaria, europe
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46%
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War Story (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Lee is a world-weary American woman who arrives in an Italian city. Her tangles with hotel staff, incessant smoking and her disregard of the persistently ringing telephone hint at her volatility brewing beneath the surface. Between fitful naps, she ...
Style: realistic, tense, serious, psychological, gloomy ...
Plot: society, haunted by the past, immigrants, photojournalist, life is a bitch, female protagonist, post traumatic stress disorder, post traumatic stress, held captive, hostage, couples, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: sicily, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
So Hard to Forget (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Julia is a 35-year-old English Literature teacher struggling with depression as she tries to get her life back together again after her long, intense love affair with Antonia. Feeling totally abandoned after she and her enigmatic girlfriend broke ...
Style: psychological, emotional, serious, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: lesbian relationship, haunted by the past, starting over, unfulfilled love, gender, breakup, unfulfillment, depression, nudity (full frontal - brief), professor, friendship, female masturbation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: brazil, latin america
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45%
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Concussion (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After a blow to the head, Abby decides she can't do it anymore. Her life just can't be only about the house, the kids and the wife. She needs more: she needs to be Eleanor.
Style: serious, realistic, touching, depressing, twists and turns ...
Plot: lesbian mother, lesbian relationship, lesbian, prostitute, self discovery, strong sexual content, gays and lesbians, life turned upside down, gender, couples, unfulfillment, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
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44%
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The 19th Wife (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Fundamentalist sect member BeckyLyn is accused of killing her husband. Queenie, another wife in the polygamist sect, doesn't believe BeckyLyn is capable of such violence and desperate to prove her innocence reaches out to her excommunicated son ...
Style: disturbing, serious, realistic, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: false accusation, murder, righting the wronged, society, estrangement, church, religions or cults, uncover truth, deadly, law enforcement, protagonist as suspect, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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In His Hands (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In Lille, Claire Gauthier is an ordinary married woman with a young daughter that works in an insurance company analyzing losses of insured properties. When the single veterinary Laurent Kessler claims damage in his basement caused by a flooding due ...
Style: psychological, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: serial killer, dangerous attraction, crimes, danger, deadly, couples, dishonesty, murder, suspicion, infidelity, crime, female director ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: flanders
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