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Industrial Symphony No. 1: The Dream of the Brokenhearted (1990)
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Industrial Symphony No. 1: The Dream of the Brokenhearted (1990)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
Story: After her boyfriend ends their relationship, the dreamself of a heartbroken woman floats through the air over an industrial wasteland singing ballads of love.
Style: atmospheric, offbeat, gloomy, serious, surreal, experimental, stylized, avant garde, concert film
Plot: breakup, nudity (full frontal - brief), music, tragic love, love and romance, lovers apart, couples, daydreamer, imaginary, unfulfilled love, telephone call, sexuality, female singer, break up, female protagonist, dwarf, grief, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, stage, surrealism, female musician, strobe light, reenactment, little person, musical performance
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, atmospheric and stylized films with plots about nudity (full frontal - brief), love and romance, couples, music, artists and showbiz, unfulfillment and redemption mostly in Drama, Music and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Industrial Symphony No. 1: The Dream of the Brokenhearted: Cremaster 3 (2002), Prospero's Books (1991), The Tempest (1979), Scenes from the Goldmine (1987), Exposed (1983). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Cremaster 3 (2002)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 182 min.
Story: CREMASTER 3 (2002) is set in New York City and narrates the construction of the Chrysler Building, which is in itself a character - host to inner, antagonistic forces at play for access to the process of (spiritual) transcendence. These factions ...
Style: stylized, atmospheric, surreal, experimental, serious ...
Plot: good versus evil, supernatural, skyscraper, punk, imaginary, danger, deadly, rivalry, graphic violence, apprentice, curses spells and rituals, artists and showbiz ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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95%
Prospero's Books (1991)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: UK, Netherlands, France, Italy, Japan
Duration: 124 min.
Story: An exiled magician finds an opportunity for revenge against his enemies muted when his daughter and the son of his chief enemy fall in love in this uniquely structured retelling of the 'The Tempest'.
Style: captivating, talky, surreal, stylized, atmospheric ...
Plot: legends and myths, royal family, parents and children, imaginary kingdom, imaginary, dishonesty, danger, rivalry, escapades, wizards and magicians, sea disaster, island ...
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73%
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The Tempest (1979)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Prospero, a potent magician, lives on a desolate isle with his virginal daughter, Miranda. He's in exile, banished from his duchy by his usurping brother and the King of Naples. Providence brings these enemies near; aided by his vassal the ...
Style: sexy, atmospheric, sexual, offbeat, stylized ...
Plot: island, couples, wizards and magicians, escapades, destiny, parents and children, isolation, royal family, uninhibited rivalry, love affair, vengeance, ghost ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Scenes from the Goldmine (1987)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A girl trying to make it in the 1980's New Wave rock and roll scene in L.A.
Style: emotional, touching, serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: ambition, betrayal, infidelity, tragic love, rock, fall in love, love affair, couples, friends, artists and showbiz, music band, unfulfillment ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Exposed (1983)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Wisconsin farm girl Elizabeth Carlson leaves family and her English teacher lover behind and escapes to New York. There she soon makes a career for herself as a fashion model. During a vernissage she's approached by a mysterious man whose ...
Style: suspenseful, sexual, atmospheric, sexy, realistic ...
Plot: terrorism, bait, modeling, dishonesty, danger, vengeance, deadly, crimes, mysterious character, nudity (full frontal - brief), graphic violence, violinist ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa, europe, france, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Ruby's Bucket of Blood (2001)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A Louisiana juke joint owner loses her star entertainer and hires a white singer to fill in.
Style: atmospheric, realistic, serious, captivating, gloomy
Plot: interracial relations, dangerous attraction, social differences, love and romance, discrimination, racism, couples, family problems, dishonesty, opposites attract, society, romance ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Restless City (2011)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Tells the story of an African immigrant surviving on the fringes of New York City where music is his passion, life is a hustle and falling in love is his greatest risk.
Style: atmospheric, contemplative, realistic, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: immigrants, city life, society, music, social misfits, fall in love, love, hustler, couples, rivalry, world, urban ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, harlem manhattan new york city, harlem, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Drawing Restraint 9 (2005)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 135 min.
Story: The film concerns the theme of self-imposed limitation and continues Matthew Barney's interest in religious rite, this time focusing on Shinto
Style: stylized, atmospheric, experimental, surreal, serious
Plot: couples, religions or cults, society, couple relations, human nature, whaling, surrealism, ocean, wedding, disintegration, ocean or sea, ship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Cremaster 2 (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: CREMASTER 2 (1999) is rendered as a gothic Western that introduces conflict into the system. On the biological level it corresponds to the phase of fetal development during which sexual division begins. In Matthew Barney's abstraction of this ...
Style: atmospheric, epic, sexual, stylized, offbeat ...
Plot: wizards and magicians, death row, redemption, gender bending, afterlife, murder, human nature, introspection, nudity (full frontal - brief), graphic violence, strong sexual content, psychopath ...
Time: 20th century, 19th century, 70s
Place: utah, usa, chicago illinois
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53%
Heat and Sunlight (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A man confronts jealously and rage as a love affair falters.
Style: psychological, gloomy, offbeat, sexual, sexy ...
Plot: obsession, infidelity, couples, strong sexual content, mentally unstable, dishonesty, profanity, nudity (full frontal - brief), destructive relationship, haunted by the past, answering machine, jealousy ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, california, usa, nigeria
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Graffiti Bridge (1990)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: It's got that Purple Rain feeling through and though. And it's got The Kid, too! For the first time since Purple Rain, Prince is back as The Kid. And where he goes , there's music! With Thieves in the Temple, New Power Generation, ...
Style: offbeat, sentimental, sexy, realistic, serious
Plot: nightclub, rivalry, love and romance, musician's life, ambition, contests and competitions, artists and showbiz, performer's life, music, music band, friends, soul music ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 4.7
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Staying Alive (1983)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: It's five years later and Tony Manero's Saturday Night Fever is still burning. Now he's strutting toward his biggest challenger yet - making it as a dancer on the Broadway stage.
Style: serious, realistic, stylized, cult film, romantic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: broadway, disco, music, dancer's life, performer's life, artists and showbiz, love and romance, follow your dream, lifestyle, rising to stardom, ambition, hopes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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49%
Mo' Better Blues (1990)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Opens with Bleek as a child learning to play the trumpet, his friends want him to come out and play but mother insists he finish his lessons. Bleek grows into adulthood and forms his own band - The Bleek Gilliam Quartet. The story of Bleek's ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, psychological, sentimental, stylized ...
Plot: jazz, music, friendship, rivalry, musician's life, band, love triangle, brooklyn new york city, jealousy, saxophonist, romance, fall in love ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1960s, 60s, year 1969
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Pink Floyd The Wall (1982)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Music
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A troubled rock star descends into madness in the midst of his physical and social isolation from everyone.
Style: psychedelic, cult film, experimental, psychological, adult animation ...
Audience: teens
Plot: rock, music, hallucination, isolation, teacher, racial slur, police brutality, nightmare, wall, rock star, childhood, rebellion ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 60s, 50s, 70s ...
Place: england, europe, los angeles
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47%
 6.5
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Da (1988)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A New York playwright is summoned to Ireland to bury his father (his "Da"). While at his boyhood home, he encounters his father's spirit and relives memories both pleasant and not.
Style: feel good, touching, sentimental, emotional, serious ...
Plot: ghost, reunion, bittersweet, single parent, love and romance, unfulfillment, elderly, dealing with death, hopes, golden years, human nature, haunted by the past ...
Time: 80s
Place: ireland, europe, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Goodbye to Language (2014)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: Switzerland, France
Duration: 70 min.
Story: About a man who’s angry at his wife because she’s met another man on a park bench and they no longer even speak the same language.
Style: atmospheric, thought provoking, serious, stylized, surreal ...
Plot: dog, introspection, battle of the sexes, couple relations, infidelity, human nature, crumbling marriage, love, communication problem, fight, nudity (full frontal - brief), death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Velvet Goldmine (1998)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Almost a decade has elapsed since Bowiesque glam-rock superstar Brian Slade escaped the spotlight of the London scene. Now, investigative journalist Arthur Stuart is on assignment to uncover the truth behind the enigmatic Slade. Stuart, himself ...
Style: surreal, sexual, sexy, stylized, non-linear ...
Plot: faked death, male nudity, bisexual, fictional band, school uniform, lgbt, music, unfulfillment, ambition, musician's life, artists and showbiz, rise and fall ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century, 19th century, year 1984
Place: europe, england, britain, new york, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Sparkle (1976)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Three sisters (Sister and the Sisters) from Harlem who become singers Sister (Lonette McKee) becomes involved with drugs and Sparkle ends up being the one who gets famous. This movie tells about how drugs ruined Sister's relationships and ...
Style: touching, sentimental, realistic, serious
Plot: alcohol abuse, showbiz, singer, girl group, rising to stardom, love and romance, family relations, couples, family problems, family in crisis, urban, nightlife ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s
Place: new york, usa, harlem, new york state, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Prey for Rock & Roll (2003)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Prey for Rock & Roll is set in the Los Angeles club scene of the late 1980s and follows the story of Jacki (Gershon) and her all-girl punk rock band, Clam Dandy. On the verge of turning 40, Jacki decides that if the band's one last shot ...
Style: realistic, serious, cynical, captivating, sexy ...
Plot: music, revenge, rape, concert, rise and fall, ambition, music band, musician's life, lifestyle, life is a bitch, friendship, showbiz ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
A Love Bewitched (1986)
Genre: Music, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In a Gypsy village, the fathers of Candela and José promise their children to each other. Years later, the unfaithful José marries Candela but while defending his lover Lucía in a brawl, he is stabbed to death. Carmelo, who secretly loves Candela ...
Style: sexual, captivating, realistic, serious, sexy
Plot: social misfits, love triangle, village life, unfulfilled love, redemption, tragic love, forbidden love, infidelity, village, love affair, curses spells and rituals, wrongfully committed ...
Time: 80s
Place: spain, europe
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40%
I Never Promised You a Rose Garden (1977)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A disturbed,institutionalized 16-year-old girl struggles between fantasy and reality.
Style: surreal, emotional, psychological, gloomy, sincere ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mental institution, mental illness, nudity (full frontal - brief), doctors and patients, teenage life, life is a bitch, hopes, confined, imaginary, youth, misfit, graphic violence ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: paris france
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39%
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Cremaster 5 (1997)
Genre: Musical, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
Story: Cremaster 5 (55 min, 1997) is a five-act opera (sung in Hungarian) set in late-ninteenth century Budapest. The last film in the series, Cremaster 5 represents the moment when the testicles are finally released and sexual differentiation is fully ...
Style: sexual, atmospheric, epic, offbeat, stylized ...
Plot: opera, legends and myths, tragic love, redemption, human nature, introspection, theater, gender bending, wizards and magicians, love and romance, gender, orchestral ...
Time: 19th century
Place: europe, hungary, budapest hungary, budapest
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39%
 7.2
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Wild at Heart (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Young lovers Sailor and Lula run from the variety of weirdos that Lula's mom has hired to kill Sailor.
Style: surreal, atmospheric, humorous, captivating, talky ...
Plot: hitman, on the road, ex convict, one last job, rebel, betrayal, on the run, mother daughter relationship, witch, hallucination, violence, sexual perversion ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 80s
Place: texas, new orleans, california, usa, southern usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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 6.5
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Beat Street (1984)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An aspiring DJ, from the South Bronx, and his best friend, a promoter, try to get into show business by exposing people to hip-hop music and culture.
Style: realistic, serious, harsh, talky, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hip hop, rap, dancing, subway, breakdance, graffiti, dance, music, love and romance, youth, musician's life, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 80s, 70s
Place: new york, usa, bronx new york city, tokyo, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Tender Mercies (1983)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Alchoholic former country singer Mac Sledge makes friends with a young widow and her son. The friendship enables him to find inspiration to resume his career.
Style: emotional, touching, sentimental, realistic, sincere ...
Plot: character study, country music, comeback, guitar, music, starting over, musician's life, love and romance, self discovery, redemption, love affair, human nature ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: texas, usa, california
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37%
 4.6
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Passion Play (2010)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: An angel under the thumb of a ruthless gangster is saved by a trumpet player down on his luck.
Style: stylized, atmospheric, uplifting, serious, sincere ...
Plot: angel, musician, redemption, fall in love, love affair, romance, danger, unlikely couple, desert, down on your luck, wings, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 20th century, 50s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.1
 141
Stand-ins (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Six women who came to Hollywood with the dream of becoming famous find themselves working as stand-ins for the glamorous stars of the late 1930s. Gathering for a birthday celebration at their local watering hole, they introduce a new member to the ...
Style: realistic, serious, gloomy, atmospheric, stylized ...
Plot: hollywood, filmmaking, bar, couples, love and romance, actor's life, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, alcohol abuse, showbiz, period piece, doppelganger ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s, pre world war two, year 1937
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.9
 507
Othello (1986)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: Netherlands, Italy, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Having previously staged Verdi's 1887 opera Otello at the Met and La Scala, filmmaker Franco Zeffirelli committed his production to film in 1986. Starring as the fatally jealous Moor of Venice is Placido Domingo, who had also headlined ...
Style: stylized, atmospheric, captivating, serious, realistic ...
Plot: opera, obsession, betrayal, unfulfillment, tragic hero, losing-it hero, dishonesty, intrigue, manipulations, rivalry, love and romance, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century
Place: italy, europe, venice, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.9
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54 (1998)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Shane, a Jersey boy with big dreams, crosses the river in hopes of finding a more exciting life at Studio 54. When Steve Rubell, the mastermind behind the infamous disco, plucks Shane from the sea of faces clamoring to get inside his club, Shane not ...
Style: serious, realistic, atmospheric, sexy, sexual ...
Audience: teens
Plot: disco, nightclub, drug abuse, nightlife, lifestyle, addiction, drugs/alcohol, clubbing, father son relationship, party, bartender, money ...
Time: 70s, 80s, 20th century, year 1979
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, bahamas, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Between Love & Goodbye (2008)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A modern gay drama about falling in and out of love, and the rocky road in between.
Style: realistic, serious, sexy, sincere, sexual
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: gays and lesbians, gay, coming out, transsexual, couples, gender, love and romance, manipulation, family relations, breakup, looking for love, fall in love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%