Movies like The Beast

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The Beast (1975)
 5.7
 4K
The Beast (1975)
Original name: La Bête
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The head of a failing French family thinks that fate has smiled down on him when the daughter of a wealthy man agrees to be married to his son. The daughter and her aunt then travel out to the French countryside to meet with the family, unaware that a mysterious 'beast' is stalking the vicinity.
Style: atmospheric, serious, disturbing, erotic, stylized, sexual, offbeat, sexy, surreal, fairy tale ...
Plot: taboo sex, werewolf, forest, danger, countryside, deadly, mysterious character, interspecies sex, dangerous animal, couple relations, stalking, pregnancy, rape, father son relationship, human animal relationship, sexual tension, love and romance, female orgasm, raped by monster, obsession, sexual relations, clergy, couples, beast, explicit sex ...
Time: 18th century

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Most similar movies to The Beast

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out sexy, serious, sexual and erotic films with plots about female nudity, couples, sex, nudity (full frontal - brief), male nudity, pubic hair and love and romance mostly in Drama, Romance and Horror genres. Some movies like The Beast: Immoral Women (1979), Immoral Tales (1973), A Quiet Place in the Country (1968), The Company of Wolves (1984), Intimacy (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 597
Immoral Women (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 114 min.
Story: The first episode – featuring frequent Borowczyk muse Marina Pierro – is the longest and, in a way, most substantial: it’s set in Renaissance Rome, with the lusty (and perpetually nude) leading lady sexually involved with famous painters and ...
Style: offbeat, stylized, sexual, sexy, serious ...
Plot: perversion, sexual abuse, danger, femme fatale, pets, dishonesty, love triangle, dangerous attraction, infidelity, obsession, sexual relations, murder ...
Time: ancient history, 18th century
Place: france, europe, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Immoral Tales (1973)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Four erotic tales from in various historical eras. The first, 'The Tide', is set in the present day, and concerns a student and his young female cousin stranded on the beach by the tide, secluded from prying eyes. 'Therese ...
Style: erotic, sexual, anthology, serious, sexy ...
Plot: incest, loss of virginity, beach, mass murder, father daughter incest, sexual relations, youth, lifestyle, looking for sex, couple relations, brother sister incest, orgy ...
Time: 17th century, 19th century, middle ages, 15th century, renaissance
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
A Quiet Place in the Country (1968)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A painter facing a creative block arranges to spend the weekend in the country at his mistress's villa. While staying there, his sanity begins to disintegrate.
Style: offbeat, atmospheric, sexual, suspenseful, sexy ...
Plot: obsession, ghost, mentally unstable, haunted house, dull life, couples, performer's life, love and romance, mystery, artists and showbiz, deadly, supernatural ...
Time: 60s, 1940s, year 1944, 1960s
Place: milan italy, italy, venice
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Company of Wolves (1984)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An adaptation of Angela Carter's fairy tales. Young Rosaleen dreams of a village in the dark woods, where Granny tells her cautionary tales in which innocent maidens are tempted by wolves who are hairy on the inside. As Rosaleen grows into ...
Style: gothic, fairy tale, surreal, dark, stylized ...
Plot: werewolf, beast, dark fantasy, woman in danger, haunted by the past, dangerous attraction, legends and myths, supernatural, danger, mind game, dangerous animal, imaginary ...
Time: 18th century, 80s, 20th century, 1700s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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 6.1
 11K
Intimacy (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, UK, Germany, Spain
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Jay, a failed musician, walked out of his family and now earns a living as head bartender in a trendy London pub. Every Wednesday afternoon a woman comes to his house for graphic, almost wordless, sex. One day Jay follows her and finds out about the ...
Style: sexual, bleak, sincere, serious, erotic ...
Plot: explicit sex, strong sexual content, erection, cheating wife, one night stand, infidelity, couple relations, love and romance, obsession, sex, sex scene, bartender ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, europe, england, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
In the Realm of the Senses (1976)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Japan, France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Based on a true story set in pre-war Japan, a man and one of his servants begin a torrid affair. Their desire becomes a sexual obsession so strong that to intensify their ardor, they forsake all, even life itself.
Style: sexual, pre war, sexy, erotic, controversial ...
Plot: explicit sex, sexual relations, obsession, geisha, tragic love, passion, lust, dangerous attraction, strong sexual content, bdsm, jealousy, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s, year 1936, pre world war two
Place: japan, asia, tokyo, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.1
 35K
Sex and Lucia (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Various lives converge on an isolated island, all connected by an author whose novel has become inextricably entwined with his own life.
Style: erotic, sexual, sexy, serious, sentimental ...
Audience: date night
Plot: sexual relations, porn, strong sexual content, lust, explicit sex, waitress, island, hopes, lesbian, erection, couple relations, starting over ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.3
 10K
Romance (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Although deeply in love with her boyfriend - and indeed sleeping in the same bed with him - a schoolteacher cannot handle the almost complete lack of intimacy he will allow. Increasingly frustrated, she gradually finds her sexual appetites leading ...
Style: erotic, surprise ending, sexual, sexy, serious ...
Plot: degradation, infidelity, nymphomania, strong sexual content, erection, explicit sex, bondage, rape, sex, cuckold, female full frontal nudity, sexual relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Within the Convent (1978)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A zealous, handsome priest, who is the confessor for a convent full of women, encourages the equally zealous abbess of the institution to enforce strict rules on these unfortunate women. At the same time, a particularly disturbed nun manages to ...
Style: sexy, serious, realistic, emotional, disturbing ...
Plot: convent, strong sexual content, scandal, nun, abbess, church, family relations, religions or cults, prison, siblings relations, looking for sex, prison life ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Emmanuelle IV (1984)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In order to escape from her former lover Marc, Sylvia goes to Brazil where Dr. Santamo transforms her into the beautiful Emmanuelle...
Style: erotic, sexy, realistic, serious, sexual ...
Plot: emmanuelle, erotica, sex, sexual desire, sexual relations, looking for sex, sex scene, starting over, infidelity, lesbian sex, femme fatale, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 80s, year 1983
Place: brazil, latin america, rio de janeiro, los angeles, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Secret Things (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Two young women find themselves struggling to survive in Paris, street-wise Nathalie, a stripper, and naïve Sandrine, a barmaid. Together, they discover that sex can be used to their advantage, and pleasure.
Style: erotic, psychological, sexual, harsh, stylized ...
Plot: orgy, friendship, office, lesbian, sexual relations, seduction, older man younger woman relationship, perversion, manipulation, obsession, dangerous attraction, manipulations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: paris france, france, europe, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.3
 14K
Lie with Me (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Happily unattached, the sexually voracious Leila satisfies her desires with a host of rapidly changing bed partners, unconcerned about the emotional consequences. But that all changes when she meets an artist looking for a deeper commitment.
Style: erotic, sexual, sexy, serious, realistic ...
Plot: strong sexual content, erotica, erection, lust, sexual relations, love and romance, couple relations, obsession, couples, oral sex, nymphomania, seduction ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.0
 38K
9½ Weeks (1986)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: An erotic story about a woman, the assistant of an art gallery, who gets involved in an impersonal affair with a man. She barely knows about his life, only about the sex games they play, so the relationship begins to get complicated.
Style: sexy, erotic, sexual, psychological, romantic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: sex scene, strong sexual content, erotica, sexual relations, obsession, sexuality, dangerous attraction, bdsm, destructive relationship, sexual desire, mysterious character, sexual awakening ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, coney island brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
À L'Aventure (2008)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Fed up with her present lifestyle, and more particularly sexually unsatisfied by her boyfriend Fred, Sandrine decides to find a new way in life. Intrigued by her friend Sophie, who tells her about her sexual experimentations, she will find, through ...
Style: realistic, psychological, erotic, serious, sexy ...
Plot: lesbian, strong sexual content, s&m, hypnosis, sexual relations, sexual desire, females talking about sex, looking for sex, couple relations, self discovery, power relations, sex ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: europe, france, south of france
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.4
 18K
Betty Blue (1986)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 185 min.
Story: Betty Blue, a mentally unbalanced and sexually aggressive free spirit who becomes involved with Zorg, a repairman moonlighting as a writer. The two engage in a variety of sexual encounters, and grow more passionate toward each other. Betty finds ...
Style: erotic, sexy, atmospheric, serious, realistic ...
Plot: borderline personality disorder, obsession, scantily clad female, romance, beach, tragic love, mentally unstable, nudity (full frontal - brief), strong sexual content, human nature, tragic event, restaurant ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: france, europe, paris france, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.1
 43K
Thirst (2009)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Romance
Country: South Korea, USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Sang-hyun (Song Kang-ho), a respected priest, volunteers for an experimental procedure that may lead to a cure for a deadly virus. He gets infected and dies, but a blood transfusion of unknown origin brings him back to life as a vampire. Now, ...
Style: scary, atmospheric, bleak, suspenseful, dark ...
Plot: vampire, priest, experiment gone awry, murder, doctor, infidelity, blood transfusion, self mutilation, supernatural, deadly virus, character change, transformation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: korea, asia, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.5
 6K
Q (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In a social context deteriorated by a countrywide economic crisis, the life of several people will be turned upside down after they meet Cecile, a character who symbolizes desire.
Style: sexy, serious, sexual, erotic, stylized ...
Plot: explicit sex, erotica, lesbian sex, looking for sex, nymphomaniac, sexual promiscuity, desire, vulva, erection, sexual fantasy, healing power, female orgasm ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 3.2
 52K
365 Days (2020)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Poland
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Laura, in order to save her relationship from falling apart, goes to Sicily, where she meets Massimo. A dangerous man, the head of a mafia family, kidnaps her and gives 365 days to love him.
Style: sexy, sexual, erotic, captivating, disturbing ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: sex scene, sex, erotica, lust, strong sexual content, mature, rich man poor woman, abduction, dangerous attraction, male nudity, bdsm, sexual relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: sicily, italy, warsaw poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Last Tango in Paris (1972)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 129 min.
Story: A young Parisian woman begins a sordid affair with a middle-aged American businessman who lays out ground rules that their clandestine relationship will be based only on sex.
Style: erotic, sexual, sexy, controversial, psychological ...
Plot: strong sexual content, explicit sex, older man younger woman relationship, sexual relations, self discovery, profanity, obsessive love, tragedy, apartment, male nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), relationships ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: paris france, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 4.6
 11K
Wild Orchid (1989)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A woman lawyer becomes mesmerized by a self-made millionaire during an encounter in Rio setting off a series of erotic encounters.
Style: erotic, sexy, sexual, atmospheric, melancholic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: erotica, sexual relations, dangerous attraction, love affair, manipulations, love and romance, destructive relationship, love triangle, forbidden love, seduction, sex scene, manipulation ...
Time: 80s
Place: rio de janeiro, brazil, latin america, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Guilty of Romance (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 144 min.
Story: A detective probes the brutal murder of a woman in a red light district while a housewife hides her double life as a prostitute from her husband.
Style: erotic, disturbing, rough, stylized, sexual ...
Plot: strong sexual content, porn, model, police investigation, prostitute, murder, femme fatale, woman in danger, power relations, danger, deadly, crimes ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.1
 2K
L'ennui (1998)
Genre: Romance, Drama
Country: France, Portugal
Duration: 122 min.
Story: A philosophy teacher restless with the need to do something with his life meets a young woman suspected of driving an artist to his death. He finds the very simple Cecilia irritating but develops a sexual rapport with her. Obsessed with the need to ...
Style: psychological, erotic, sexy, sexual, emotional ...
Audience: teens
Plot: older man younger woman sex, obsession, psycho sexual, midlife crisis, love triangle, sexual relations, older man younger woman, erotica, dangerous attraction, destructive relationship, infidelity, passionate interest ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.4
 26K
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, controversial, mind bending ...
Plot: hysteria, obsession, perversion, monster, sexual perversion, family problems, supernatural, infidelity, marriage crisis, insanity, surrealism, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: germany, berlin germany, west berlin west germany, europe, poland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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 7.2
 111K
The Dreamers (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France, Italy, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A young American studying in Paris in 1968 strikes up a friendship with a French brother and sister. Set against the background of the '68 Paris student riots.
Style: sexy, erotic, sexual, serious, atmospheric ...
Plot: incest, sexuality, strong sexual content, rebelliousness, desire, friends, male nudity, sexual relations, rebellion, protest, lovers, youth ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century, year 1968
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Life After Beth (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Zach is devastated by the unexpected death of his girlfriend, Beth. When she mysteriously returns, he gets a second chance at love. Soon his whole world turns upside down...
Style: semi serious, dark humor, humorous, not serious, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, supernatural romance, danger, life turned upside down, disorder, youth, deadly, couple relations, drugs/alcohol, supernatural, young lovers, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Blood and Chocolate (2007)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Romance
Country: USA, UK, Germany, Romania
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A young teenage werewolf is torn between honoring her family's secret and her love for a man.
Style: suspenseful, serious, romantic, exciting, gothic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: werewolf, forbidden love, unlikely couple, love and romance, fall in love, vampire human love, interspecies romance, transformation, romance, supernatural ability, supernatural, chocolate ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, romania, bucharest, colorado, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Papaya: Love Goddess of the Cannibals (1978)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A team of geologists attempt to remove a native population from an island to perform atomic research. But their female Cannibal leader disposes of them one by one.
Style: erotic, realistic, serious, sexy, rough ...
Plot: danger, couples, exploitation, threesome, dangerous animal, rivalry, deadly, vampire, youth, supernatural, legal action, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.7
 3K
The Voyeur (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: At a college in Rome, a professor, nicknamed "Dodo" is in a deep depression. His stunningly beautiful wife has just left him for another man. Dodo wants her back very badly and has erotic daydreams about her. A beautiful young student in ...
Style: erotic, sexual, sexy, gloomy, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: infidelity, sexual fantasy, unfaithful wife, strong sexual content, erotic fantasy, sexual obsession, obsession, lust, cuckold, female orgasm, erection, femme fatale ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: italy, rome italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.8
 16K
Damage (1992)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France
Duration: 111 min.
Story: The life of a respected British politician at the height of his career crumbles when he becomes obsessed with his son's lover.
Style: sexual, sexy, affectionate, psychological, melancholic ...
Plot: femme fatale, forbidden love, infidelity, dangerous attraction, love affair, obsession, incest, oral sex, love triangle, family relations, parents and children, love and romance ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: london, brussels belgium, brussels, palm springs california, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.3
 9K
Emmanuelle (1974)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Emmanuelle, a svelte, naive young woman, is en route to Bangkok where she'll join her new husband. He works for the French Embassy and has a lovely home, several dedicated servants, and an expensive car at his disposal. Once Emmanuelle arrives, ...
Style: erotic, sexy, offbeat, sexual, serious ...
Plot: sexual arousal, erotica, explicit sex, strong sexual content, sexual relations, unfaithful wife, infidelity, sex scene, looking for sex, sexual fantasy, sexual perversion, cheating wife ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: asia, thailand, bangkok thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%