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The Death of Mario Ricci (1983)
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The Death of Mario Ricci (1983)
Original name: La mort de Mario Ricci
Genre: Drama
Country: Switzerland, France, West Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Gian-Maria Volonte stars as a TV newscaster who journeys to a remote alpine village to interview a famed malnutrition expert. Upon his arrival, Volonte learns that there's an ongoing investigation in the village concerning the mysterious death of an Italian immigrant. Inexorably, the journalist becomes involved in the investigation, and with equal inexorability the chain of evidence leads to the malnutritionist.
Plot: motorcycle, hairdresser, interview, witness, accidental death, sociology, sociologist, road accident, soccer match, malnutrition, italian immigrant, lame, limp, motorcycle accident, tv crew, small village
Place: switzerland

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, contemplative and thought provoking films with plots about nudity (full frontal - brief), male nudity, female nudity, motorcycle, death, family relations and murder mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like The Death of Mario Ricci: Christ Stopped at Eboli (1979), The Meetings of Anna (1978), Dandelions (1974), Chronicle of a Death Foretold (1987), R.P.M. (1970). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Christ Stopped at Eboli (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 150 min.
Story: In the fascist Italy of 1935, a painter trained as a doctor is exiled to a remote region near Eboli. Over time, he learns to appreciate the beauty and wisdom of the peasants, and to overcome his isolation.
Style: realistic, serious, thought provoking, uplifting, sincere ...
Plot: fascism, village, politics, isolation, anti war, rebelliousness, small town life, culture clash, self discovery, political unrest, village life, performer's life ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, year 1935, year 1936
Place: italy, europe, spain, southern italy, new york ...
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The Meetings of Anna (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium, West Germany
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Anna is a film director whose job takes her all over western Europe. In each place she either already has some intimate connection, or readily makes one. People seem drawn to her, but inevitably insist on sharing their inmost secrets and discontents ...
Style: psychological, sincere, touching, contemplative, talky ...
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Place: brussels, europe, belgium, germany, france ...
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Dandelions (1974)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: no overview.
Plot: alcohol, motorcycle, drug addiction, drug addict, betrayal, female nudity, model, breasts, picture, nudity (full frontal - brief), sex, erotica ...
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Chronicle of a Death Foretold (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France, Colombia
Duration: 109 min.
Story: This suspenseful Italian crime drama is set in a Colombian river town and chronicles the series of events that led up to murder. Based on a novel by distinguished author Gabriel Garcia Marquez, the tale begins in the present as a middle-aged doctor ...
Style: contemplative, realistic, serious, sincere, psychological ...
Plot: village, wedding, investigation, wedding night, social relations, family relations, strong sexual content, graphic violence, nudity (full frontal - brief), murder, village life, small town ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s
Place: colombia, latin america
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R.P.M. (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: R.P.M. stands for (political) revolutions per minute. Anthony Quinn plays a liberal college professor at a west coast college during the hedy days of campus activism in the late 1960s. Radical students take over the college, the president resigns, ...
Plot: college, sociology, sociologist, protest, sexploitation, female nudity, revolution
Time: 1960s, 60s
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Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A group of musicians, prostitutes, gamblers, and laborers, react to the arrival of a tango pianist at a saloon.
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Lulu the Tool (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A conscientious factory worker gets his finger cut off by a machine. The accident causes him to become more involved in political and revolutionary groups.
Style: emotional, sincere, realistic, serious, contemplative
Plot: factory, working class, factory worker, labor union, rebellion, fighting the system, rebelliousness, workplace situations, power relations, boss and employee, social differences, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy, europe
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Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 90 min.
Story: What do you dream of when you're 16 years old and in a seaside resort in Normandy in the 1980s? A best friend? A lifelong teen pact? Scooting off on adventures on a boat or a motorbike? Living life at breakneck speed? No. You dream of death. ...
Style: non-linear, sincere, touching, thought provoking, captivating ...
Plot: gay, teenager, motorcycle, friendship, death, teenage boy, summer, friendship between men, loss of friend, fair, accidental death, gender disguise ...
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Place: normandy
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A Summer Day (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The sudden death of a teenager during a soccer match puts a small community completely off-balance.
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Place: france
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The Road To Love (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Slow-burning and smart, French director Rémi Lange's The Road to Love is a romantic tale of self-discovery that also offers a fascinating historical take on homosexuality in northern Africa. French-Algerian sociology student Karim is having ...
Style: lgbt cinema
Plot: closeted gay, shower, gay protagonist, homoeroticism, male objectification, gay interest, male in shower, secretly observing, closeted homosexual, beach, taking a shower, sexual tension ...
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Maya (2018)
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Duration: 107 min.
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Azzurro (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: Switzerland, Italy, France
Duration: 84 min.
Story: 75-year-old Giuseppe De Metrio has spent 30 years in Geneva, as foreign worker for the Broyer company. Upon retirement, he returned to Puglia, Italy, where his family had continued to live. His only grandchild, 7-year-old Carla, is blind. The whole ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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All the King's Horses (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A young couple begins to apply scriptural principles to their relationship, they discover how Christ can bring healing to their shattered marriage.
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A Parting Shot (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Switzerland
Duration: 84 min.
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Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious
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The Heartbreakers (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 114 min.
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Plot: fall in love, dance school, falling in love, car theft, rock, hairdresser, rock band, mechanic, money problems, organist, singer
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Genre: Drama
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