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In Praise of Older Women (1978)
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In Praise of Older Women (1978)
Original name: In Praise Of Older Women
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Andras Varda grows up in a turbulent, war-torn Hungary, where he procures local girls for the occupying G.I.'s during World War II. Disappointed by girls of his age, he meets Maya, a married women in her thirties, who tutors him in the lessons of love and romance. Maya is only the first of many mature women that Andras will meet through his teenage and young adult life.
Style: erotic, sexual, serious, realistic
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, strong sexual content, youth, obsession, sexual relations, womanizer, love and romance, destructive relationship, society, couples, political unrest, teaching the ways of the world, coming of age, unlikely couple, power relations, romance, female nudity, defloration, communism, infidelity, adultery, manipulation, emigration, first sexual experience, horse riding ...
Time: 20th century, year 1945, year 1959, year 1963
Place: hungary, budapest, canada, montreal quebec canada

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, sexual, serious and sexy films with plots about love and romance, couples, romance, female nudity, sexual relations, infidelity and obsession mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like In Praise of Older Women: Laura (1979), White Wedding (1989), Lady Chatterley's Lover (1981), Sex, Lies and Renaissance (1983), Lady Libertine (1984). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
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Place: france, europe
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Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
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Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France, West Germany, USA
Duration: 104 min.
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Style: erotic, sexual, sexy, serious, realistic ...
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Time: 1910s, 80s
Place: england, europe, france, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Sex, Lies and Renaissance (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, West Germany
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Happily engaged to her handsome fiance, Charles, Fanny is soon hit with one misfortune after another until she is forced to become a prostitute to survive. This is the story, with many erotic asides, of her struggle to regain her pride in herself ...
Style: sexual, touching, erotic, realistic, serious ...
Plot: prostitute, sexual relations, social differences, strong sexual content, society, rise to the top, down on your luck, love affair, dishonesty, couples, social relations, infidelity ...
Time: 18th century
Place: england, europe
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Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, USA, Canada
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Charlie, a young aristocrat in turn of the century England, meets a boy named Frank on the road to Portsmouth. What Charlie doesn't realize is that Frank is actually Frances, who's donned a disguise to escape working at a brothel. Charlie ...
Style: serious, erotic, sexual, realistic
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Place: london, england, europe
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Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
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Style: sexual, erotic, serious, psychological, rough ...
Plot: strong sexual content, erection, passionate interest, love and romance, lust, sexual relations, couple relations, obsession, couples, sex, romance, nursing ...
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Genre: Drama, Romance
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Duration: 88 min.
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Style: serious, erotic, realistic, sexy, sexual
Audience: girls' night
Plot: obsession, romance, radio, parents and children, family relations, infidelity, love affair, couples, strong sexual content, haunted by the past, radio dj, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
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Green Chair (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 98 min.
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Country: Canada
Duration: 78 min.
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Style: disturbing, sexual, psychological, realistic, atmospheric ...
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
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Duration: 90 min.
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France, West Germany
Duration: 86 min.
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Style: sexual, sexy, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
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Time: 1930s, year 1939
Place: france, europe
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51%
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
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Style: realistic, serious, clever, stylized, talky ...
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Brazil
Duration: 99 min.
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Country: USA
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47%
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
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Duration: 113 min.
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Style: realistic, atmospheric, serious, sentimental, sexual
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Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: spain
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46%
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
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Style: serious, rough, sexy, sexual, realistic
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Duration: 101 min.
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Place: england, london
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45%
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Country: Argentina, Canada
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44%
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Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
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Style: sexual, sexy, realistic, erotic, serious
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Time: 90s
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44%
Summer of '42 (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
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Style: touching, sentimental, captivating, serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
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Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Kung-Fu Master (1988)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Veteran French director Agnes Varda's Le Petit Amour is based on a short story by actress/songstress Jane Birkin. Birkin herself plays the main character, a loving but lonely 40-year-old divorcee. Her life is brightened a bit by the presence of ...
Style: gloomy, touching, sexual, serious, realistic
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43%
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Duration: 70 min.
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Duration: 110 min.
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Style: sentimental, touching, realistic, thought provoking, serious
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43%