Movies like Cheech

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Cheech (2006)
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Cheech (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Six people, some more depressed than others, living through the worst day of their lives.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: prostitute, pimp, crimes, murder, who done it, deadly, dark humor, suicidal, suicide, brothel, nudity (full frontal - brief), female nudity, depression, pharmacist, pharmacy, bare breasts, red panties, red bra, wrist slitting, sex
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: canada

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Most similar movies to Cheech

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful and psychological films with plots about crimes, murder, prostitute, deadly, couples, female nudity and nudity (full frontal - brief) mostly in Drama, Crime and Comedy genres. Some movies like Cheech: On the Verge of a Fever (2004), Samaritan Girl (2004), Bliss (2012), Gigola (2010), East End Hustle (1976). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
On the Verge of a Fever (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Against the backdrop of poverty, fear and the brutal dictatorship of Haiti in 1971, ON THE VERGE OF A FEVER is about Fanfan, a 15-year-old boy who just wants to experience life for himself with his streetwise friend Gégé. Having lived a somewhat ...
Plot: prostitute, bathroom, sex on couch, sexual initiation, female nudity, violence, bare breasts, police, poverty, coming of age, girl next door, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 70s
Place: haiti
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Love Crimes of Gillian Guess (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A woman becomes romantically involved with a murder defendant while she is a juror in his trial.
Style: cynical, semi serious, suspense, experimental, contemplative ...
Plot: couples, murder, courtroom drama, legal, legal investigation, deadly, crimes, artists and showbiz, parents and children, scandal, sexual relations, power relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
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67%
 7.1
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Samaritan Girl (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Yeo-jin and Jae-yeong are two teenage girls who are trying to earn money for a trip to Europe. To reach this end, Jae-yeong is prostituting herself while Yeo-jin acts as her pimp, setting her up with the clients and staying on guard for the police. ...
Style: touching, serious, captivating, realistic, sexual ...
Plot: prostitute, murder, redemption, parents and children, vengeance, couples, friendship, love and romance, family relations, crimes, deadly, female friendship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: korea, germany, europe, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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Bliss (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Two young people in Berlin, a refugee and a homeless punk, form a relationship.
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic, affectionate ...
Plot: prostitute, couples, love and romance, fall in love, female nudity, male nudity, homeless, refugee, female director, punk rock, flashback, white panties ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: berlin germany, germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Gigola (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: George, a charismatic and adventurous young woman, born from an old, catholic family, falls in love, in her teens, with a female teacher named Sybil. Devastated by her lover's eventual suicide, some years later, George embarks on an exciting ...
Style: erotic, sexy, stylized, controversial, realistic ...
Plot: prostitute, murder, lesbian, lifestyle, crimes, destructive relationship, sexual relations, deadly, nightlife, couples, gangsters, lesbian sex ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
East End Hustle (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Group of prostitutes who rely on each other to revolt against their sinister pimps. Their bid for freedom turns much more dangerous than they ever imagined.
Style: suspenseful, sexual, rough, sexy, serious ...
Plot: rescue, pimp, revenge, rape, vigilante, prostitution, rivalry, crimes, society, fighting the system, life is a bitch, rebellion ...
Time: 70s
Place: canada, montreal, montreal quebec canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
A Kiss and a Promise (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In a quiet Ontario town, a small Bed and Breakfast dwells with a perverse secret. David Beck, a closet sociopath, but seemingly normal man, runs the B & B with his wife Samantha, a fiery woman with masochistic tendencies. The harmony of the ...
Style: weird, psychological, serious, realistic, tense ...
Plot: murder, small town, serial killer, police investigation, couple relations, under the surface, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, secret, sociopath, masochist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Go, Go, Second Time Virgin (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 65 min.
Story: After being raped in an unknown rooftop, nineteen year-old girl Poppo meets a mysterious boy, and both share their sexual traumas and fears, with fatal consequences.
Style: erotic, sexual, gloomy, disturbing, bleak ...
Plot: sexual abuse, prostitute, juvenile delinquency, mentally unstable, crimes, violence spree, vengeance, gang, life is a bitch, gangsters, deadly, lovers on the run ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 70s, future, 1960s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Lolita's Club (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The plot follows the story of twin brothers, one is a coldhearted violent police officer, the other is a helpless romantic with a mental disability. The two brothers are tragically involved with a prostitute who works in the bordello that gives the ...
Style: serious, realistic, tense, suspenseful, sexy ...
Plot: prostitute, twins, sexual relations, sex trafficking, police corruption, murder, brothel, teenage prostitute, on the run, crimes, family relations, mentally challenged ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
From the Life of the Marionettes (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany, Austria
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Made during Bergman's tax-related exile in Germany, the film continues the story of Katarina and Peter Egermann, the feuding, childless, professional couple who appear in one episode of "Scenes From A Marriage." After Peter ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, bleak, serious, realistic
Plot: murder, death, dream, crimes, unfulfillment, life is a bitch, crime, unlikely criminals, infidelity, mental illness, dysfunctional family, obsession ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: germany, europe, sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Bad Girls Go to Hell (1965)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 65 min.
Story: After housewife Ellen is raped by the janitor she kills him and hits the road. She travels to the Big City where she is repeatedly used and abused. And when she finally finds a safe place to live her landlady's son turns out to be a detective, ...
Style: suspenseful, sexual, realistic, serious, sexy ...
Plot: prostitute, sexploitation, rape, murder, exploitation, janitor, fugitives, on the run, crimes, danger, life is a bitch, hidden identity ...
Time: 50s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Twist (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In a gritty retelling of the Dickens's classic, Twist takes Oliver and the Artful Dodger out of the poorhouse and onto the streets, where junk is the currency and hustling is the game.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: juvenile delinquency, drug abuse, pimp, kids in trouble, youth, crimes, life is a bitch, addiction, sexual relations, society, apprentice, friendship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada, quebec, toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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October (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In October 1970, one group from the Front de Liberation du Quebec kidnapped the British Consul in Montreal. Few days later, a second group did the same with one of the Minister of the Quebec Government. If the first was released, the second was ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, bleak, disturbing, rough ...
Plot: terrorism, kidnapping, murder, deadly, crimes, good versus evil, confined, revolution, working class, society, danger, state affairs ...
Time: 70s, year 1970
Place: canada, quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Night at the Golden Eagle (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Two elderly criminals spend their final night in Los Angeles, California at the Golden Eagle Hotel prior to their departure to Las Vegas, Nevada, to lead a life without crime. Unfortunately, on the hottest night of the summer, these two ex-criminals ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, tense, serious, realistic ...
Plot: prostitute, hotel, murder, criminal heroes, going straight, heist, cons and scams, crime, crimes, partners, best friends, disposing of a dead body ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Us Two (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Françoise has gone into business seducing men whose wives want to divorce them, and who need incriminating evidence against them. In addition, she has a little blackmail operation going on on the side with politicians who can't afford a ...
Style: serious, realistic, stylized, suspenseful
Plot: on the run, prostitute, cons and scams, heist, couples, chases and races, crime, romance, criminal heroes, crimes, love and romance, gangsters ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: quebec, marseille
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.9
 657
Parking (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 112 min.
Story: On Mother's Day in Taipei, Chen Mo makes a date for dinner with his wife, hoping to bring their estranged relationship back together. While buying a cake on his way home, a car unexpectedly double parks next to his car, preventing his exit.
Style: humorous, psychological, realistic, semi serious, offbeat
Plot: family relations, unsupportive spouse, estrangement, prostitute, old couple, on the run, parking lot, hairdresser, mother's day, taxi, toilet, letter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: taipei
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.8
 9K
Mamma Roma (1962)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: After many years working in the streets of Roma, the middle-age whore Mamma Roma (Anna Magnani) saves money to buy an upper class apartment, a fruit stand and retires from the prostitution. She brings her teenage son Ettore (Ettore Garofolo), who ...
Style: neorealism, serious, realistic, emotional, gloomy ...
Plot: prostitute, pimp, thief, friendship, redemption, hopes, youth, family relations, human nature, going straight, crimes, starting over ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, post world war two
Place: rome italy, europe, italy, tokyo, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Wrong Woman (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In this fresh take on Alfred Hitchcock’s “The Wrong Man,” Ellen Plainview, a sweet, caring, working wife and mother, answers the door one afternoon to learn that she is under arrest for attempted murder.
Style: serious, realistic, psychological, tense, captivating ...
Plot: murder, legal action, law enforcement, crimes, couple relations, couples, love affair, court case, female protagonist, society, deadly, prostitute ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Deceit (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Ellen's life is turned upside down after her wealthy hubby vanishes at sea. Everyone close to her is a liar - especially Ellen's missing spouse. Was this a case of an affair gone bad? A corporate cover-up? Or something far more sinister? ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, suspense, mind bending
Plot: murder, infidelity, couple relations, love affair, dangerous attraction, couples, life is a bitch, crimes, dishonesty, who done it, deadly, alcohol abuse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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 207
Soi Cowboy (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Thailand, UK
Duration: 117 min.
Story: This film concerns a Scandinavian gentleman who works in film, perhaps as a sort of financier/director/producer. He lives in Thailand with his Thai girlfriend, and most of the film is an exploration of that relationship. We also see her brother, and ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, realistic, serious, experimental ...
Plot: starting over, prostitute, gangsters, murder, lifestyle, pregnancy, culture clash, couple relations, hopes, juvenile delinquency, unlikely couple, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: thailand, asia, bangkok thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.4
 353
Transfixed (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Bo is a transexual prostitute in Brussels who left home after being abused by her father. She's infuatuated with a neighbor and suspected by the police in a series of transexual murders. In order to clear herself she must turn detective.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, tense, serious, realistic ...
Plot: prostitute, transsexual, investigation, amateur detective, protagonist as suspect, life is a bitch, serial killer, crime, crimes, deadly, police investigation, sexual abuse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: belgium, brussels
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.0
 458
Hussy (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Beaty, a prostitute, and Emory, a lighting/sound technician, fall in love while working at the same London cabaret, but their relationship isn't easy.
Style: sexy, serious, realistic, rough, sexual ...
Plot: prostitute, countryside, nudity (full frontal - brief), couples, life is a bitch, immigrants, drug dealing, crime, dishonesty, crimes, gangsters, society ...
Time: 70s
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.0
 2K
Saint Jack (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Compelling character study, revolving around Jack Flowers (Ben Gazzara), an American hustler trying to make his fortune in 1970s Singapore in small time pimping. He dreams of building a fortune by running a brothel himself and returning to the ...
Style: psychological, clever, biting, tense, serious ...
Plot: gangsters, prostitute, pimp, vietnam war, brothel, prostitution, state affairs, rise and fall, crimes, bittersweet, introspection, political corruption ...
Time: 70s
Place: singapore, asia, vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Movie in collections
 6.8
 1K
The Magician (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Following the dealings of a Melbourne-based hitman Ray as seen through the eyes of his ex-neighbour and friend Max, an Italian film student. Max and his camera witness Ray's work life as it unfolds from day to day, giving an insight into a ...
Style: witty, humorous, talky, suspenseful, semi serious ...
Plot: danger, witnessing a crime, hitman, dark humor, murder, filmmaking, artists and showbiz, crimes, profanity, graphic violence, film within a film, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Mourning for Anna (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A mother deals with the violent murder of her daughter.
Style: realistic, serious, touching, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: murder, death of daughter, grief, country house, teenage life, family relations, family problems, crimes, hopes, in the woods, optimism, death in the family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Life Love Death (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 115 min.
Story: François Toledo, married businessman and father, falls head-over-heels in love with Janine, a work colleague. However, he is soon found out: after three dates, he strangles some prostitutes, when, the victim of blackmail, he becomes dishonored. He ...
Style: realistic, serious, thought provoking, contemplative, bleak ...
Plot: prison, murder, prostitute, death sentence, death penalty, deadly, crimes, couples, destructive relationship, hotel, curses spells and rituals, infidelity ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: france, spain, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Moon in the Gutter (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 137 min.
Story: A dockworker seeking revenge on the killer of his sister finds himself the object of desire for two women.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, mind bending, serious, realistic ...
Plot: murder, rape, crimes, alcohol abuse, vengeance, obsession, deadly, crime, life is a bitch, mystery, investigation, love and romance ...
Time: 80s
Place: marseille
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Another Silence (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Argentina, Canada, Brazil
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Marie is a Toronto police officer. One evening, her husband Joshua and their son Nicky are brutally murdered in their car. Marie quickly links Pablo Molina, an Argentinian drug trafficker who she'd arrested a few months earlier, with the crime. ...
Style: psychological, bleak, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, manhunt, self discovery, track down, heroes, crimes, tragic hero, deadly, vengeance, revenge plot, police officer, murder of husband ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, argentina, bolivia, toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.8
 685
Blue Dream (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A news writer finds himself caught up in a world of sex, drugs and corporate takeovers as he tries to solve a series of murders.
Style: surreal, realistic, semi serious
Plot: couples, journalism, crimes, computers and web, hotshot hero, media, sexual relations, female nudity, murder, violence, pubic hair, male nudity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Michelle Apartments (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A black comedy that sees a man on a business trip gets mixed up in the lives of the inhabitants of a low-rent apartment building, including a femme fatale with murder on her mind.
Style: suspenseful, offbeat, sexual, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: hotel, murder, small town, deadly, frame up, small town life, crimes, couples, couple relations, chaos and mayhem, dishonesty, intrigue ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%