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Alpine Fire (1985)
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Alpine Fire (1985)
Original name: Höhenfeuer
Genre: Drama
Country: Switzerland
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A year on an Alpine farm: an older couple have two children, Belli, who wanted to be a teacher, and the younger Franzi, deaf, and although he works like a man, child-like. Belli teaches him. In his work, he can become frustrated, so when he throws an expensive mower over a cliff in a fit of pique, his father banishes him to the outskirts of the farm, where he uses pubescent energy to break rocks and build walls and cairns. (It's the tradition of the father's family, called "The Irascibles" by neighbors, to spend puberty doing this.) Belli visits him and they begin sleeping together. By winter, the boy is back in the house and Belli is pregnant. Soon her parents must know.
Style: serious, realistic, surreal, disturbing
Plot: brother sister incest, sex with brother, forbidden love, mountain, pregnancy, family relations, farm, mentally challenged, incest, siblings relations, teenage life, youth, misfit, love and romance, against the rules, mute or deaf, family problems, unwanted pregnancy, isolation, odd couple, pregnant teenager, teenager, female nudity, sex scene, fog ...
Time: 80s
Place: switzerland, europe, swiss alps

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and psychological films with plots about family relations, brother sister relationship, brother sister incest, incest, siblings relations, youth and female nudity mostly in Drama and Mystery genres. Some movies like Alpine Fire: A Father's Choice (2000), Gemini (2005), The Cement Garden (1993), Burn the Bridges (2007), Your Next Life (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
A Father's Choice (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The fast-paced city life of two sisters is turned upside down when they are sent to live in the country with their father after their mother is killed.
Style: touching, realistic, serious, captivating
Plot: teenage life, family life, parents and children, family problems, single parent, youth, love and romance, dysfunctional family, family relations, estrangement, farm, hopes ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles
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Gemini (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina, France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: An incestuous love affair. Meme and Jeremias are the younger children in a typical bourgeois family. Their mother Lucia is the dominant force in the household, but her fixation on upholding the niceties of upper middle class life has prevented her ...
Style: sincere, realistic, serious, touching
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The Cement Garden (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Germany, UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: After the death of her husband, the mother of Julie, Jack, Sue and Tom begins to suffer from a mysterious illness. Aware that she is going to have to go into hospital she opens a bank account for the children, so that they can be financially ...
Style: disturbing, serious, psychological, realistic, talky ...
Plot: incest, brother sister incest, coming of age, siblings relations, family relations, puberty, parents and children, teenage life, youth, dealing with death, diary, fall in love ...
Time: 90s
Place: england
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Burn the Bridges (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Eugenia is a former pop singer who is bedridden and dying of cancer. She is cared for by her daughter, Helena, who dreams of traveling the world and wishes she could be a glamorous pop star like her mother was. Helena’s younger brother ...
Style: serious, realistic, emotional, touching, sexual ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
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Your Next Life (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A fight over the calf of a prize milk cow in the close-knit and traditional Pas Valley of Cantabria leaves a cantankerous dairy farmer dead and another fearful of arrest. He and his daughter Val conspire to keep the cause of death quiet, but ...
Style: emotional, atmospheric, serious, realistic, gloomy
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, europe
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100%
The Flower of Evil (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Three generations of a wealthy Bordeaux family are caught in the crossfire when Anne decides to run for mayor, thanks to a political pamphlet that revives an old murder scandal.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, tense, suspense, serious ...
Plot: incest, haunted by the past, crimes, womanizer, bourgeoisie, forbidden love, parents and children, murder, society, politics, family problems, campaign ...
Place: vichy
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Faith (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The fates of three German-born Muslims in Berlin collide as they struggle to find their place between faith and modern life in contemporary western society, caught at a crossroads where alluring liberated lifestyles conflict with deeply-rooted ...
Style: touching, atmospheric, sincere, serious, realistic
Plot: introspection, self discovery, haunted by the past, against the rules, family relations, rebellion, love and romance, youth, adolescence vs adulthood, forbidden love, parents and children, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, europe
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Little Sister (1995)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After several years without contact, Martijn visits his sister Daantje, who just started to live on her own in Amsterdam. He tells her he is going to make a documentary from her life, and enters her home life with a video camera.
Style: witty, humorous, offbeat, dark humor, realistic ...
Plot: incest, sex with sister, brother sister sex, sex with brother, video camera, camera, love and romance, parents and children, siblings relations, obsession, haunted by the past, forbidden love ...
Time: 90s
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Illegitimate (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Romania, Poland, France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: At the dinner table one night, a close-knit Romanian family is upset by a startling revelation.
Style: sexy, touching, psychological, melancholic, contemplative ...
Plot: brother sister incest, incest, brother sister sex, twins, forbidden sex, family relations, forbidden love, brother sister relationship, sex scene, discussion, unwanted pregnancy, pregnant woman ...
Place: romania
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50%
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Torn Apart (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The story of a love relationship between a brother and sister and an eventual breakup that will forever change their lives.
Style: touching, suspenseful, disturbing, sincere
Plot: incest, brother sister incest, forbidden love, adultery, sibling relationship, husband wife relationship, sex scene, indecision, incestuous sex, break-up, breakup, sex with sister ...
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The Devils (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Les Diables (The Devils) chronicles the struggle of an autistic girl and her brother trying to survive without their parents.
Style: disturbing, emotional, captivating, realistic, serious
Plot: brother sister incest, mentally challenged, autism, coming of age, life is a bitch, children's home, orphan, society, kids in trouble, family relations, teenage boy, escape ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: marseille, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Delta (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hungary, Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A man comes home to meet his mother and sister after many years away. He finds his mother living with a new boyfriend, and his sister to be grown-up. He begins to settle down in this new place by building a new home for himself on the delta. But ...
Style: atmospheric, emotional, serious, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: incest, forbidden love, parents and children, brother sister incest, isolation, obsession, dysfunctional family, human nature, life is a bitch, family problems, homecoming, village ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hungary, europe
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47%
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Shameless (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 81 min.
Story: In an incendiary story of love, desire, and betrayal between siblings, the rebellious young Tadek returns to sister Anka’s home in search of solace and affection. Bound together by a painful shared family history, brother and sister must find a ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, captivating, suspense
Plot: brother sister incest, incestuous sex, brother sister sex, incest, teenage boy, brother sister relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, teenage girl, jealousy, fight, racism, forbidden love ...
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Bad Family (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Bad Family (Finnish: Paha perhe) is a 2010 Finnish drama/black comedy film written and directed by Aleksi Salmenperä and produced by Aki Kaurismäki. The film tells the story of an overly protective and controlling father who suspects incest is ...
Style: sincere, witty, touching, disturbing, realistic ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, family relations, brother sister incest, family problems, teenage love, parents and children, disorder, family in crisis, siblings relations, nothing goes right, forbidden love, coming of age ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: finland, europe
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45%
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Genre: Drama
Country: Romania, France
Duration: 86 min.
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Homesick (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 106 min.
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Style: serious, realistic, sentimental, sincere, emotional ...
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Beautiful Kate (2009)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Australia
Duration: 100 min.
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Plot: brother sister incest, incest, siblings relations, past, secret, forbidden love, dysfunctional family, taboo sex, memory, farm, isolation, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia, adelaide south australia, south australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Expecting Amish (2014)
Genre: Drama
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Duration: 88 min.
Story: 18-year-old Hannah Yoder is ready to become an Amish adult - which means baptism into the Church and marriage to her boyfriend, Samuel. However, her friends convince her to visit Hollywood for Rumspringa where she meets Josh and the two hit it off ...
Style: serious, emotional, touching, realistic
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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War (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Switzerland
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Fifteen-year-old Matteo is attractive, albeit somewhat girlish and frail. The whole world is against him. He has no friends and his parents seem to live in a different universe. The pressure increases as his awkward attempts to win his father’s ...
Style: disturbing, serious, realistic, rough, sincere ...
Plot: rebelliousness, teenage life, dysfunctional family, family problems, realism, youth, juvenile delinquency, rebellion, crimes, gang, rehabilitation, mountain ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: switzerland
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Dummy (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A coming of age drama about two young brothers whose lives are thrown into turmoil when their mother dies suddenly, leaving them to fend for themselves. While Danny loses himself in music, sex and drugs, his younger brother Jack transforms a life ...
Style: realistic, touching, serious, gloomy, humorous
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Volcano (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Guatemala, France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: María, a 17-year-old Kaqchikel Maya, lives with her parents on a coffee plantation at the foot of an active volcano. She is set to be married to the farm's foreman. But María longs to discover the world on the other side of the mountain, a ...
Style: sincere, realistic, serious, captivating, gloomy
Plot: teenage life, unfulfilled love, youth, love and romance, poverty, pregnant teenager, lower class, pregnancy, mother daughter relationship, volcano, arranged marriage, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: latin america, guatemala
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Rieke's Love (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A young figure-skater becomes jealous when her brother, also a young figure-skater, falls for another young female figure-skater. She thought she was all that he needs.
Style: bleak, disturbing, psychological
Plot: brother sister incest, brother sister relationship, brother sister sex, incest, incestuous sex, sex, doubt, female nudity, suicide, insecurity, interrupted sex, skating ...
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41%
Against the Wind (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Juan flees Madrid and an incestuous relationship with his sister, Ana, working at a mine on the Andalucian coast. When his friendship with Rosario, a local shop girl, becomes romance, Ana shows up wanting to rekindle their affair. He resists at ...
Plot: brother sister incest, guilt, dysfunctional family, brother sister relationship, brother, female nudity, brother sister sex, sex with sister, sex with brother, nuclear waste, obsession, small town ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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To the Left of the Father (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 163 min.
Story: Brazilian baroque. The young son that ran from his dominant family, descends into decadence and then returns to the nest. With melodramatic themes of tyrannical fathers, incest, fierce family conflicts and an overheated and intense visual style to ...
Style: serious, realistic, atmospheric, captivating, affectionate
Plot: incest, family problems, love and romance, destructive relationship, parents and children, family gatherings, family life, dysfunctional family, couples, clergy, innocence lost, love affair ...
Time: 40s, 1940s
Place: brazil, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Dark Side of Love (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The sexual relationship between a successful woman and her brother, an introvert, hypochondriacal youth, who is also a pornophile.
Style: erotic
Plot: brother sister incest, voyeur, incestuous sex, isolation, incest, incestuous desire, sibling relationship, fashion, hypochondriac, masturbation, recluse, high society ...
Place: venice, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Next to Her (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Israel
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Rachel, 27, is raising her mentally retarded sister Gabby, 24, all by herself. When the social worker finds out she leaves her sister alone in the house while at work, she is forced to place her in a day-care center. For the first time in her life ...
Style: emotional, realistic, serious, gloomy
Plot: mentally challenged, destructive relationship, fall in love, love and romance, family relations, family problems, sister sister relationship, love, threesome, siblings relations, misfit, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Fifteen and Pregnant (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Based on a true story, 15 year old Tina Spangler discovers she is pregnant. Her choices are abortion, adoption, or a lonely, exhausting life as a single parent. Abandoned by her boyfriend, she turns to her mother. Tina discovers although it has torn ...
Style: emotional, touching, serious, realistic, sincere ...
Audience: teens
Plot: pregnancy, family relations, family problems, lifestyle, family in crisis, teenage life, hopes, parent child relationship, sister sister relationship, husband wife relationship, high school, teenager ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Urban Tale (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Israel
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A boy and a girl wake up in bed one morning, naked. The children's mother died a few weeks earlier. Before she died she asked her children to find their birth father who left them when they were still babies. Their quest in search of their ...
Style: contemplative, thought provoking, serious, bleak, realistic ...
Plot: brother sister incest, siblings relations, last wish, obsessive quest, introspection, dysfunctional family, escapades, youth, family relations, teenage love, parents and children, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: israel, middle east
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40%
The Tracey Fragments (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Tracey Berkowitz, 15, a self-described normal girl, loses her 9-year old brother, Sonny. In flashbacks and fragments, we meet her overbearing parents and the sweet, clueless Sonny. We watch Tracey navigate high school, friendless, picked on and ...
Style: disturbing, serious, realistic, psychological, gloomy
Plot: survival, dysfunctional family, high school, teenage life, family problems, youth, first sex, mother daughter relationship, borderline personality disorder, bus, family relations, missing person ...
Time: contemporary
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40%
Olivier, Olivier (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Based on a true story. The story is set on the sweeping French countryside where Serge Duval (François Cluzet), a veterinarian, lives with his wife, Elisabeth (Brigitte Roüan) and their two young children. One day, their young son Olivier ...
Style: sexual, disturbing, gloomy, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: family relations, male prostitution, incest, missing child, missing person, family life, siblings relations, parents and children, dysfunctional family, profanity, crimes, life is a bitch ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: africa, france, europe, paris france
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39%