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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: sexual, serious, erotic, realistic
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, strong sexual content, unlikely couple, sexual relations, teaching the ways of the world, romance, coming of age, love and romance, youth, womanizer, obsession, destructive relationship, political unrest, society, couples, power relations, female nudity, communism, infidelity, adultery, manipulation, emigration, first sexual experience, horse riding, female stockinged legs ...
Time: 20th century, year 1945, year 1959, year 1963
Place: hungary, budapest, canada, montreal quebec canada

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Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
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Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
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Country: UK, France, West Germany, USA
Duration: 104 min.
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Place: england, europe, britain, france
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Sex, Lies and Renaissance (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, West Germany
Duration: 80 min.
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Genre: Drama, Romance
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Duration: 83 min.
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Duration: 88 min.
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Style: sexual, serious, realistic, sexy, erotic
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Genre: Drama, Romance
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Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
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Style: serious, sexual, erotic, realistic
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
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Style: clever, serious, stylized, talky, realistic ...
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
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46%
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46%
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Style: sexy, semi serious, humorous, realistic, sexual ...
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46%
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 110 min.
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Style: serious, sentimental, realistic, touching, thought provoking
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Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s
Place: sarajevo, europe, former yugoslavia, bosnia herzegovina
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45%
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 101 min.
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Style: rough, serious, realistic, disturbing, sexual ...
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45%
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Country: France
Duration: 80 min.
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