Movies like Ocean

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Ocean (2008)
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Ocean (2008)
Original name: Okean
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In a small Cuban fishing village, Joel, the oldest brother in a traditional family, is heartbroken when his fiancée marries someone her family prefers. He moves to Havana, hoping to find a new life. Gorgeously photogenic, Havana and the Cuban countryside are exquisitely captured in director Kosyrev-Nesterov's elegiac feature debut.
Plot: prostitute, boxer, fisherman, poverty, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, unfaithful girlfriend, skinny dipping, mother son relationship
Place: cuba

Most similar movies to Ocean

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out thought provoking, realistic, tense and serious films with plots about prostitute, poverty, female nudity, sex, prostitution, nudity (full frontal - brief) and mother son relationship mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Ocean: Loco Fever (2001), Booking (2009), Go Naked In The World (1961), Alexa (1989), Live Show (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Loco Fever (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile, Mexico, Spain
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When the Chilean officials lift the ban on harvesting the shellfish "el loco" (which purportedly is an aphrodisiac) in the seaside village of Puerto Gala greed and lust take hold. Greed is embodied by Carlos Maldonato, "El ...
Plot: prostitute, company, aphrodisiac, harvest, fisherman
Place: chile
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95%
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Booking (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Feature film.
Plot: prostitute, suicide, gay, poverty, producer, exploitation, male nudity, aspiring actor
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87%
Go Naked In The World (1961)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A domineering San Francisco businessman is determined to put an end to his son's romance with a high-priced hooker.
Plot: prostitute, father son relationship, greek american, brother sister relationship, call girl, construction worker, construction company, mother son relationship
Place: san francisco
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73%
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Alexa (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Alexa is very attentive to her customer's requests, but soon realizes that prostitution has limited long term career potential...
Plot: prostitute, call girl, legs, prostitution, stockings, sex with prostitute, female protagonist
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72%
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Live Show (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Story revolves around the sad plight of the live sex performers Rolly (Paolo Rivero), Gigi (Klaudia Koronel), Rosita (Ana Capri), Sandra (Hazel Espinosa and Vio (Simon Ibarra) and what drives them to do the inexplicable.
Plot: reality, love, prostitute, poverty, male prostitute, female nudity, suicide, sex in public, sex
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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The Peddler (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: Iran
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The movie consists of three episodes that explore the lives of poor and desperate in Iran. In episode one, a very poor couple with many crippled children abandon their newly born baby in hopes that it will have a better future. In the second ...
Style: anthology
Plot: poverty, insanity, caretaker, cripple, abandoned baby, old age, merchant, mother son relationship
Place: iran
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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, violence, bathroom, coming of age, sex, police, female nudity, love, bathtub, poverty, girl next door, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 70s
Place: haiti
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Smooth Operator (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Megan Hughes plays Grace Nichols, a businesswoman constantly competing with men to get ahead. Unfortunately, her love life is also suffering. One day, while chomping on a donut, she realizes she's put on a few pounds. She decides to get back in ...
Plot: prostitute, sex, erotica, diet, party, female nudity, sex in shower, male full rear nudity, coach
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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La bambola (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A man without scruples mistreats his lover and her daughter, a teenager. also in his mind a diabolical plan to force the girl into prostitution.
Style: sex comedy
Plot: prostitute, teacher student relationship, prostitution, female nudity, student, brothel
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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The Net (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A poor North Korean fisherman finds himself an accidental defector, and is groomed to be a spy by an ambitious South Korean military officer.
Style: thought provoking, exciting, bleak, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: human rights, politics, poverty, spy, money, fisherman, husband wife relationship, breakdown, military, murder, video surveillance, corruption ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: east asia, south korea, seoul, korea, north korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Gift Girls (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three women are secretly plush prostitutes. They are successively called by a mysterious person to have sex with three different men and assuage their weird fantasies.
Style: erotic
Plot: prostitute, sexual fantasy, lesbian sex, lesbianism, female nudity, erotica, sex, nude model, nudity (full frontal - brief), female homosexuality
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53%
What the Sun Has Seen (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Three strangers living in Silesia - a 12-year-old half-orphan, a musically talented girl and a middle-aged unemployed ex-miner - are all desperate to get money to make their small dreams come true.
Plot: poverty, street vendor, father son relationship, boy, bare breasts, single father, escape, small town, unemployment, singer, fat man, husband wife relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Birdcage Inn (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 105 min.
Story: With a red-light district in Seoul being demolished, the residents there find they have to relocate. Jin-a opts to leave Seoul and heads to the eastern city of Pohang. There she takes up residence in a boarding house run by a small family. Besides ...
Plot: prostitute, friendship, posing nude, solitude, goldfish, eavesdropping, shame, hotel, attempted rape
Place: seoul, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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The Companion (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Cuba, Panama, France, Colombia, Venezuela
Duration: 104 min.
Story: At the height of the 1980s AIDS epidemic, Cuban boxing champion Horacio's punishment for failing a drug test is to watch over the brash, combative Daniel, a patient in a sanatorium where HIV patients are compulsorily confined. The two collide ...
Style: captivating, sincere, psychological, tense, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: aids, hiv positive, boxer, hiv, friends, friendship, gay, escapades, youth, nightgown, male in shower, crying male ...
Time: 80s
Place: cuba
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Little Feather (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Martina is 18, loves dancing and goes by a nick name Shakira. Also, today she is leaving an orphanage...
Plot: boyfriend girlfriend relationship, rape, forced prostitution, large breasts, 18 year old, female in shower, exploitation, prostitute, sexual abuse, teenage girl, sexploitation, prostitution ...
Place: prague, prague czech republic
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Dreams of Glass (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Dreams of Glass is a Drama starring Danny DeVito
Plot: interracial relations, family relations, teenage girl, teenage boy, dock, teen romance, interracial romance, fisherman, japanese american, forbidden love, teenager, asian american ...
Place: california
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42%
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 24
Havlandet (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 90 min.
Story: This is a tale that has an epic scope in scenery "the northern snow-covered lands of coastal Norway" and is dramatized by moments of tumultuous stormy weather. But the focus is on Heikki (Stein Bjorn) a young man who is inspired by the ...
Plot: poverty, wilderness, northern lights, snow, weather, travel, farm
Time: 1860s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Bleeding Heart (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Reserved yoga instructor May's peaceful, clean-living life is thrown out of balance by the arrival of her long-lost sister Shiva, a street-smart yet naive young woman trapped in an abusive relationship. May feels compelled to rescue the hapless ...
Style: tense, serious, suspense, realistic
Plot: pimp, abusive boyfriend, sex worker, sister sister relationship, prostitute, class differences, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, interracial romance, yoga instructor, female director, woman in danger, interracial relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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The Paper Man (1963)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A deaf and mute vagabond finds a large denomination bill in a Mexico City dump, and while he tries to buy something with it, others try to con him into giving it away. The film was selected as the Mexican entry for the Best Foreign Language Film at ...
Plot: wallet, park, junkyard, greed, ventriloquist dummy, ventriloquist, poverty, single mother, orphan, mute, orphanage, prostitute
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Hollow City (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Angola, Portugal
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A group of children, fleeing the war, is taken to Luanda accompanied by a nun. When they reach the aeroplane, 12-year-old N'Dala decides to leave the group and to reconnoitre the city. The nun then starts her unceasing quest for the missing ...
Plot: female director, murder, friendship, prostitute, pistol, street kid, rosary, school play, beach, toy, nun, toys ...
Place: angola
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Bobby G. Can't Swim (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Bobby G. lives life on the edge in this real, raw New York street drama. Bobby is a small-time coke dealer, always on the hustle but rarely successful. He lives in Hell's Kitchen with his Puerto Rican girlfriend Lucy, who makes ends meet as a ...
Style: tense, serious, realistic, psychological, bleak ...
Plot: prostitute, redemption, down on your luck, urban ghetto life, ocean, urban ghetto, ocean or sea, society, going straight, crimes, drug dealing, downfall ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Prostitute (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Prostitute is the tale of two women: Sandra, an ambitious but naive Birmingham working girl who moves to London with the hope of securing wealthier patrons, and Louise, her social worker friend, who is fighting to change the antiquated and ...
Style: cult film, controversial
Plot: prostitute, sex worker, masturbation, brothel, bare breasts, working class, massage, nudity (full frontal - brief), female nudity, transvestite, explicit sex, sex talk
Time: 80s
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.6
 191
The Silly Age (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Cuba, Spain, Venezuela
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The "edad de la peseta" or silly age is the term used in Cuba for the pre-adolescent period from the age of seven to the age of eleven. Set in 1958 in Havana, the year that culminates the Revolution, ten-year-old Samuel has just arrived in ...
Plot: bed wetting, little boy, teenager, family relations, revolution, 12 year old, prostitute, fidel castro, first kiss, death, photographer, grandmother grandson relationship ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: cuba
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Fleshpot on 42nd Street (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A street whore desperately seeks love and acceptance against the backdrop of the criminal element of early 1970s Times Square.
Style: psychotronic, underground film, tragic ending, sexploitation film
Plot: loan shark, street life, prostitute, robbery, pretty legs, nudity (full frontal - brief), thin legs, sexpot, thin, staten island new york city, male nudity, fellatio ...
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, greenwich village manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Scrounger (1961)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A pimp with no other means to provide for himself finds his life spiralling out of control when his prostitute is sent to prison.
Style: neorealism, realistic, serious, psychological, rough ...
Plot: prostitute, unemployment, poverty, pimp, violence, robbery, life is a bitch, family relations, criminal heroes, downfall, dishonesty, couple relations ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1950s, 50s, 70s
Place: italy, rome italy, europe, tokyo, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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The March (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A group of several thousand Africans migrate westward across northern Africa and sail across the Strait of Gibraltar to Europe. Their message is: "We are poor because you are rich."
Plot: poverty, immigration, migration, nationalism, emigration, cnn reporter, desert, hunger, refugee, wandering, global warming, assassination attempt ...
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Girlfriend Experience (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Chelsea is an in-demand call girl whose $2,000 an hour price tag allows her to live in New York's lap of luxury. Besides her beauty and sexual skill, Chelsea offers her clients companionship and conversation, or, as she dubs it, "the ...
Style: erotic, sexy, melancholic, meditative, sexual ...
Plot: prostitute, escort, sexual relations, workplace, couple relations, workplace situations, social relations, call girl, economic crisis, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, presidential election, sex scene ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, las vegas, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Buy Me (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Buy me is the dramatic story about hunger for fame. Katya, a young girl from a good family, a student of philology is awarded a grant to study archives in Paris but instead of heading to Paris she travels to the Arab Emirates to start international ...
Style: thought provoking, captivating, tense, realistic, touching
Plot: rape, life is a bitch, prostitute, seduction, deception, female nudity, dishonesty, friendship, human nature, dream, brutality, women ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Secrets of a Married Man (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Italy, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A man (Shatner) going through a mid-life crisis, starts patronizing prostitutes. Eventually, he meets a very expensive one (Shepherd) and he thinks he has it all. That is until her pimp starts hounding him.
Plot: prostitute, pimp, lingerie, police, crisis, pursuit, unfaithful husband, adultery, architect, blackmail, family man, cheating
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.6
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The Migrants (1974)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A look at the lives of migratory farm workers, focusing on one family.
Plot: poverty, family conflict, hardship, field, sister sister relationship, sheriff, migrant worker, farmer, farm, working class, worker, childbirth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%