Movies like The Last of England

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The Last of England (1987)
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The Last of England (1987)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: UK, West Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The artist's personal commentary on the decline of his country in a language closer to poetry than prose. A dark meditation on London under Thatcher.
Style: sexual, thought provoking, atmospheric, offbeat, sexy, bleak, serious, realistic, surreal, experimental ...
Plot: apocalypse, distopia, life is a bitch, against the odds, rise and fall, society, political corruption, chaos and mayhem, environmentalism, downfall, head of state, archive footage, dog, dancing, gay, airplane, erotica, terrorist, wedding, police, military, female nudity, ballerina, torture, soldier ...
Time: 80s, future
Place: england, london, europe, new york, india, manhattan new york city

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Most similar movies to The Last of England

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, thought provoking, stylized and surreal films with plots about nudity (full frontal - brief), death, society, male nudity, life is a bitch, weird and surrealism mostly in Drama, Fantasy and Comedy genres. Some movies like The Last of England: The Garden (1990), Jubilee (1978), The Tempest (1979), War Requiem (1989), Pink Narcissus (1971). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Garden (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Germany, Japan
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A nearly wordless visual narrative intercuts two main stories and a couple of minor ones. A woman, perhaps the Madonna, brings forth her baby to a crowd of intrusive paparazzi; she tries to flee them. Two men who are lovers marry and are arrested by ...
Style: serious, realistic, thought provoking, art house, sexual ...
Plot: gender, life is a bitch, society, injustice, paparazzi, torture, religion, christ allegory, gay, passion, humiliation, romance ...
Time: 80s
Place: england, europe
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Jubilee (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Music
Country: UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Queen Elizabeth I visits late twentieth-century Britain to find a depressing landscape where life has changed since her time.
Style: cult film, suspense, experimental, biting, serious ...
Plot: murder, punk, time travel, future dystopia, queen elizabeth i, life is a bitch, imaginary, music, society, siblings relations, terrorism, united kingdom ...
Time: future, 17th century
Place: london, england, europe
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100%
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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 ...
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100%
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War Requiem (1989)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A film with no spoken dialogue, just follows the music and lyrics of Benjamin Britten's "War Requiem, which include WWI soldier poet Wilfred Owen's poems reflecting the war's horrors. It shows the story of an Englishman soldier ...
Style: bleak, disturbing, gloomy, emotional, atmospheric ...
Plot: world war one, battles, military, soldier, anti war, tragic love, wartime life, haunted by the past, homecoming, archive footage, military life, life is a bitch ...
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100%
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Pink Narcissus (1971)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 65 min.
Story: An erotic poem set in the fantasies of a young male prostitute.
Style: stylized, touching, offbeat, sexual, sexy ...
Plot: gay interest, dream, love and romance, urban, parallel world, destructive relationship, cult, nudity (full frontal - brief), gays and lesbians, gender, couples, strong sexual content ...
Time: ancient history
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100%
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
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30%
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Northfork (2003)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: "We are all angels. It is what we do with our wings that separates us." In the next two days, the town of Northfork will cease to exist. The year is 1955 and Northfork is literally about to be "dammed," flooded to make way for a ...
Style: bleak, touching, disturbing, melancholic, psychological ...
Plot: small town, human nature, hopes, society, angel, social relations, adoption, hallucination, sick child, terminal illness, boy, priest ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s
Place: montana, usa, california, minnesota, tokyo
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30%
Akira Kurosawa's Dreams (1990)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A collection of magical tales based upon the actual dreams of director Akira Kurosawa.
Style: atmospheric, surreal, contemplative, serious, captivating ...
Plot: painting, tunnel, apocalypse, contamination, rain, legends and myths, artist, life & death, rainy, nuclear threat, nuclear, wise man ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: japan, asia, mount fuji, pacific ocean, tokyo
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29%
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Bhopal: A Prayer for Rain (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, India
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Thirty years on from the 1984 Union Carbide plant malfunction, the consequences of which are tragically ongoing, A Prayer for Rain is the powerful and moving story of the Bhopal tragedy, one of the great corporate and environmental scandals of the ...
Style: serious, disturbing, bleak, thought provoking, realistic ...
Plot: chaos, environmentalism, dishonesty, workplace, life is a bitch, factory, state affairs, society, danger, human nature, workplace situations, political corruption ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1984
Place: india
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27%
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Orlando (1992)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: UK, Russia, Italy, France, Netherlands
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In 1600, nobleman Orlando inherits his parents' house, thanks to Queen Elizabeth I, who commands the young man to never change. After a disastrous affair with Russian princess Sasha, Orlando looks for solace in the arts before being appointed ...
Style: stylized, enigmatic, atmospheric, clever, witty ...
Plot: painting, immortality, gender bending, transsexual, looking for love, switching roles, politics, nobility, surrealism, eternal youth, sexuality, poet ...
Time: 17th century, 18th century, victorian, 20th century, 19th century ...
Place: england, europe, ottoman empire, middle east, russia ...
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27%
The Designated Mourner (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Jack and Judy are husband and wife, and Howard is Judys father. They live in some fictional undemocratic and repressive country, and tell us a story about their lives, mostly from Jack's point of view.
Style: talky, suspense, biting, tense, clever ...
Plot: prison, distopia, life is a bitch, journalism, society, politics, dealing with death, writer's life, couple relations, survival, couples, poetry ...
Time: 1900s, future
Place: europe, london, england, tokyo
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Blue (1993)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK, Japan
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Against a plain, unchanging blue screen, a densely interwoven soundtrack of voices, sound effects and music attempt to convey a portrait of Derek Jarman's experiences with AIDS, both literally and allegorically, together with an exploration of ...
Style: realistic, atmospheric, serious, factual, thought provoking ...
Plot: aids, terminal illness, autobiography, death, gender, infidelity, church, private detective, storytelling, destructive relationship, sexual relations, tragic love ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, asia
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Pinochet's Last Stand (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 77 min.
Story: In 1998 former Chilean dictator Augusto Pinochet visits Britain for medical treatment. On being tipped off, Amnesty International seize the chance to bring to justice a man they insist is guilty of multiple human rights violations. The newly-elected ...
Style: disturbing, atmospheric, realistic, captivating, thought provoking ...
Plot: politics, extradition, rebellion, state affairs, life is a bitch, against humanity, society, legal, downfall, dishonesty, trial, politician ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, year 1998
Place: london, england
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25%
The Holy Mountain (1973)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Mexico
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A Mexican master leads a Christ figure and other disciples to a mountain of immortal wise men. The scandal of the 1973 Cannes Film Festival, writer/director Alejandro Jodorowsky's flood of sacrilegious imagery and existential symbolism in The ...
Style: surreal, psychedelic, disturbing, stylized, atmospheric ...
Plot: hermaphrodite, bird, mountain, soldier, female genitalia, thief, alchemist, surrealism, good versus evil, wizards and magicians, adventure, heroes ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: mexico, latin america, peru
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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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Female Perversions (1996)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: An ambitious female attorney wallows in excess and meaningless sex with both male and female partners, while dealing with her personal life problems including helping her kleptomaniac sister.
Style: psychological, disturbing, contemplative, serious, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: feminism, lipstick, judge, sister, tightrope, rope, insecurity, crucifix, dream, incest, lesbian, legal action ...
Time: 90s
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24%
In This World (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Torn straight from the headlines, Michael Winterbottom's compelling and prescient 'In This World' follows young Afghan Jamal and his older cousin Enayat as they embark on a hazardous overland trip from their refugee camp at Peshawar, ...
Style: disturbing, bleak, suspenseful, sincere, inspirational ...
Plot: refugee, on the road, politics, life is a bitch, refugees, immigrants, danger, hopes, friendship, society, poverty, orphan ...
Time: contemporary, year 2001, year 2002
Place: iran, afghanistan, pakistan, turkey, middle east ...
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24%
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Tideland (2005)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Because of the actions of her irresponsible parents, a young girl is left alone on a decrepit country estate and survives inside her fantastic imagination.
Style: surreal, atmospheric, disturbing, psychological, bleak ...
Plot: isolation, heroin, dark fantasy, orphan, mentally challenged, imaginary, imagination, life is a bitch, addiction, friendship, down on your luck, figment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, texas, denmark
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24%
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Fellini Satyricon (1969)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, History
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 129 min.
Story: A series of disjointed mythical tales set in first century Rome.
Style: surreal, sexual, sexy, stylized, atmospheric ...
Plot: hermaphrodite, poet, ship, soldier, pirate, ancient rome, wedding, earthquake, maze, slave, cave, gays and lesbians ...
Time: ancient history, 1st century, 1960s, 60s
Place: rome italy, italy, europe, sicily, africa
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24%
Photographing Fairies (1997)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Photographer Charles Castle is numbed with grief following the death of his beautiful bride. He goes off to war, working in the trenches as a photographer. Following the war and still in grief Charles is given some photographs purporting to be of ...
Style: fairy tale, serious, captivating, surreal, touching ...
Plot: death sentence, fairy, world war one, legends and myths, couples, love and romance, unfulfillment, mystery, supernatural, imaginary, dealing with death, haunted by the past ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: london, england, europe, alps, switzerland
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24%
Sleeping Beauty (2012)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: France, Germany, Belgium
Duration: 115 min.
Story: We follow 24 hours in the life of a being moving from life to life like a cold and solitary assassin moving from hit to hit. In each of these interwoven lives, the being possesses an entirely distinct identity: sometimes a man, sometimes a woman, ...
Style: surreal, art house, atmospheric, enigmatic, experimental ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: existentialism, hidden identity, double life, surrealism, power relations, lifestyle change, unfulfillment, wig, odd, disguise, dog, model ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: paris france, france, tokyo
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24%
The Loss of Sexual Innocence (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The story of the sexual development of a filmmaker through three stages of his life.
Style: sexual, non-linear, sexy, serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: loss of virginity, innocence lost, forbidden love, elderly lovers, twins, family relations, vengeance, downfall, coming of age, love and romance, society, kids in trouble ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 20th century, stone age
Place: africa, tunisia, kenya, london, usa ...
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23%
Circle of Deceit (1981)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: West Germany, France
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Georg Laschen leaves his family in West Germany to go work as a war correspondent in Beirut during the fights between Christians and Palestinians.
Style: sincere, bleak, rough, disturbing, thought provoking ...
Plot: lebanese, politics, life is a bitch, love and romance, journalism, society, danger, media, state affairs, against humanity, graphic violence, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: middle east, lebanon, east germany, beirut lebanon, scandinavia ...
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23%
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Hearts & Minds (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Conscription has been introduced in Britain. Across the country, young people are being called upon to serve the nation in another reactionary Middle-Eastern conflict. They face war on a scale not seen in any of their lifetimes. hearts & minds ...
Style: sincere, thought provoking, realistic, serious, psychological ...
Plot: wartime life, introspection, life is a bitch, military, soldier, conscription, war on terror, youth, protest, fictional war
Time: 21st century
Place: england
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23%
Revengers Tragedy (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Revengers Tragedy is a film adaptation of the 1606 play The Revenger's Tragedy It was directed by Alex Cox and adapted for the screen by Cox's fellow Liverpudlian, Frank Cottrell Boyce. The film stars Christopher Eccleston as the ...
Style: bleak, thought provoking, dark humor, serious, atmospheric ...
Plot: revenge, murder, wedding, haunted by the past, vengeance, mentally unstable, dishonesty, life is a bitch, anti hero, secret identity, anti heroes, social decay ...
Time: future
Place: europe, england
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22%
The Spirit of the Beehive (1973)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: Spain
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In the aftermath of the Spanish Civil War, Ana, a sensitive seven-year-old girl in a rural Spanish hamlet is traumatized after a traveling projectionist screens a print of James Whale's 1931 "Frankenstein" for the village. The ...
Style: atmospheric, realistic, serious, contemplative, suspenseful ...
Plot: spanish civil war, cat, coming of age, film within a film, civil war, innocence lost, beehive, siblings relations, family life, society, youth, life is a bitch ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, year 1940
Place: spain, europe, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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After Life (1998)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 119 min.
Story: After death, people have just one week to choose only a memory to keep for eternity.
Style: surreal, touching, stylized, contemplative, psychological ...
Plot: afterlife, videotaping, cloud, memory, memories, eternity, heaven, old man, bell, teenage girl, heaven and hell, destiny ...
Time: 20th century
Place: tokyo, the philippines, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
WR: Mysteries of the Organism (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Yugoslavia, West Germany
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A dense film that cuts up footage of a primary plot of two young Yugoslavian girls, one a politico and the other a sexpot, and an affair with a visiting Russian skater. Mixing metaphors of Russia's relationship with Yugoslavia, intercut with ...
Style: sexy, clever, offbeat, sexual, biting ...
Plot: erection, masturbation, satire, avant-garde, rebellion, opposites attract, hopes, society, nudity (full frontal - brief), graphic violence, skating, totalitarianism ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: former yugoslavia, yugoslavia, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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Morgan! (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Morgan, an aggressive and self-admitted dreamer, a fantasist who uses his flights of fancy as refuge from external reality, where his unconventional behavior lands him in a divorce from his wife, Leonie, trouble with the police and, ultimately, ...
Style: cynical, witty, suspense, biting, realistic ...
Plot: obsession, satire, divorce, wrestling, social differences, artists and showbiz, love and romance, society, misfit, crumbling marriage, performer's life, daydreamer ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: england, london, europe, wales
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21%