Movies like The Trial Begins

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The Trial Begins (2007)
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The Trial Begins (2007)
Original name: L'ora di punta
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A civil servant (Michele Lastella) uses shady methods to become a powerful businessman.
Plot: corruption, infidelity, banker, older woman younger man relationship, murder, boss, corrupt official, control, loan, ex girlfriend, apartment building, government official

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, psychological and erotic films with plots about murder, infidelity, female nudity, corruption, female full frontal nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief) and sex mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like The Trial Begins: The Letter (1982), Macu, la mujer del policía (1987), Born Black (1969), Always Further On (1965), Eva Braun (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Letter (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The wife of a Malaysian planter kills an employee of her husband one night, but her motive begins to appear not entirely truthful.
Plot: blackmail, murder, deception, infidelity, trial, marriage
Place: malaysia
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Macu, la mujer del policía (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: Venezuela
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The true story of a jealous policeman and his young wife living in a shanty-town in South America.
Plot: older man younger woman marriage, infidelity, murder, female director, police officer, teenage sexuality, jealous husband, pedophile, wife leaves husband, investigation, teenage mother, coming of age
Place: venezuela
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88%
 6.2
 13
Born Black (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany, Italy
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A convoluted roundelay of sexual encounters and unwitting fluid exchanges results in a white woman giving birth to a black baby.
Plot: simulated sex, paparazzi, racism, infidelity, ostracism, corruption, interracial sex, prostitute, exploitation
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Always Further On (1965)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Raul (Igancio Lopez Tarso) is a white man who enjoys the simple way of life practiced by the Indians of Mexico. He does his best to try and help the tribe, but he becomes a victim of greedy land grabbers who covet the tribal property. Jaime ...
Plot: deforestation, anthropologist, corruption, environmental issue, exploitation, murder, mountain, corrupt politician, ecology, indigenous
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Eva Braun (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Eva Braun takes inspiration from the actual sex scandals in the Italian Parliament and the 120 Days of Sodoma by Marquis De Sade. This mix create a grotesque journey through power, sex and will of people who does everything to be successful. Pier is ...
Plot: pervert, infidelity, cheating girlfriend, corrupt politician, corruption, female full frontal nudity, blow job, politics, bribery, posing nude, iphone, female nudity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 5.4
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Pan (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: Norway, Denmark, Germany
Duration: 115 min.
Story: When Edvarda arrives at the little Norwegian village, to stay with some family, she find the Lt., Thomas Glahn, very interesting. Soon they fall in love. It's a very passionate relationship, but this leads to problems. Both of them are very ...
Plot: murder, forest, love, infidelity
Place: norway, arabia
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Love Me Strangely (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Alain Revent, a seductive and refined man, derives a peculiar satisfaction from debasing his wives. The first, driven to the brink of despair, throws herself out of a window. Enlisting the help of an equally perverse casual acquaintance, Dino, the ...
Plot: murder, sexual relations, driven mad, french giallo, prostitute, husband wife relationship, police, wife husband relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Nathalie... (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Spain
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Paris doctor Catherine starts to think her husband, Bernard, is having an affair when she hears an unfamiliar woman's message on his voice mail. Hoping to learn more about his extramarital activities, Catherine heads to a strip club, where she ...
Style: psychological, atmospheric, serious, erotic, sexual ...
Plot: prostitute, sexual relations, infidelity, friendship, striptease, nightclub, erotic thriller, voyeur, destructive relationship, dangerous attraction, manipulation, manipulations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: paris france, france, europe
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The Summer I Turned 15 (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The story Peter is telling the about a special summer, when he is invited over to summer holiday from bickering parents, to his aunt and uncle in the country. He's been there before, but this summer was quite one to remember.
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, puberty, teenager, cabin, farm, sexual awakening, coming of age, small community, infidelity, nude sunbathing, adolescent boy, summer ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
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Eye of the Stranger (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A stranger comes into town and causes a stir when he stands up for the townfolk, in the face of the intimidation tactics from Mayor Howard Baines. The scheming mayor wants to buy up all the local properties, and has hired two thugs to help ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, rough, gloomy, serious ...
Plot: murder, investigation, contests and competitions, legal, small town, wrongfully committed, terrorism, infidelity, vengeance, small town life, crimes, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Life Is Beautiful (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union, Italy
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A politically neutral man is arrested and tortured in prerevolutionary Lisbon, and forced to make, and act on, a political commitment. …
Style: political
Plot: murder, police, killer, politics, crime, crimes
Place: italy, portugal
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 3.9
 115
Kreola (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Kreola arrives in Santa Domingo to join her photographer husband Andy. Although Andy is initially jealous of Marco, who is in town looking for his missing girlfriend who did not return from Santa Domingo with her coworkers after a girls getaway. ...
Style: erotic
Plot: cuckold, infidelity, extramarital affair, male nudity, cuckolded husband, sex scene, coitus, female nudity, large breasts, beach, boat, explicit sex ...
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45%
Run a Crooked Mile (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A man witnesses a murder in a secluded mansion. When he reports it, there's no evidence of the murder, or that anyone was there. Two years later he wakes up in a hospital room after a polo accident to find he's had amnesia, is now married, ...
Plot: murder, amnesia, murder witness, murder investigation, cover up, key, passage of time
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44%
Criminal Desires (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: A beautiful reporter gets caught up in the deadly and erotic world of an online 'murder club' in this red-hot thriller.
Plot: police, murder, male nudity, female nudity, female full frontal nudity, simulated blow job, male full rear nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief)
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Los invitados (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A murder is committed in a small village of Andalusia.
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Plot: murder, plantation, mafia, marijuana, drugs, drug
Place: andalusia
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42%
Story of a Cloistered Nun (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France, West Germany
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A woman who was promised to a powerful family's son at birth falls in love with another man, refuses to renounce him, and is sent to a nunnery by her shocked parents. Once there, she first undergoes degradation to acclimatize her to convent ...
Plot: mother superior, nun, abbess, corruption, murder, nun's habit, female nudity, lesbian, evil nun, corrupt, female full frontal nudity, lesbianism ...
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42%
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Blue Jeans (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Tells the story of young Daniela ‘Blue Jeans’ Anselmi, a free-spirited drifter who makes her way in life by selling sexual favors and practicing petty-crime. After Daniela is arrested, the man who might be her long-lost father is called into her ...
Style: sex comedy
Plot: prostitute, murder, female full frontal nudity, erotica, sex, undressing, bare breasts, undressing someone, pubic hair, male objectification, female nudity, taking off shirt ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Heat Wave (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 99 min.
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Equity (2016)
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Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
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Audience: chick flick, boys' night
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41%
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Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 47 min.
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Malibu (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 240 min.
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40%
Suburban Madness (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Based on the real story of Clara Harris, the Houston, Texas dentist who made headlines in July 2002 when she killed her adulterous husband by repeatedly running over him with her car.
Style: disturbing, realistic, serious
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.9
 367
For Your Love (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: An extremely mannered and increasingly preposterous tale of a fortysomething woman who has to deal with an abusive, double-dealing husband and a handsome, soap-actor lover who seems to be too good to be true.
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39%
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Night God (2018)
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Duration: 100 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.9
 152
Naomi (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Israel, France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ilan Ben-Natan is a man on his sixties and a well-known professor of astrophysics at the University of Haifa. He is married with Naomi, a 28 years old, attractive book illustrator. Inclined to suspect, he finds out her wife's betrayal and then ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Confessions of a Frustrated Housewife (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A wealthy man (played by former James Bond villain Adolf Celli) suffers from impotence whenever he tries to make love to his wife (Carroll Baker). Since Viagara hadn't been invented yet, his swinging liberal doctor (Luigi Pistilli) instead ...
Style: erotic
Plot: footsie under the table, sex with stepmother, older woman younger man sex, impotent husband, female full frontal nudity, sex, spying on couple having sex, fondling, dysfunctional marriage, girl in panties, unfaithful wife, multiple lovers ...
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35%
The Inheritance (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Rome, 1880. Gregorio Ferramonti (Anthony Quinn) has decided to close his bakery, the family business. Then he tells his sons Pippo (Gigi Proietti), Mario (Fabio Testi) and Teta that they will have to fend for themselves. But Irene (Dominique ...
Style: sexual, stylized, realistic, serious, sexy
Plot: father son conflict, couples, family relations, manipulation, manipulations, dishonesty, love and romance, infidelity, parents and children, cheating wife, family business, greed ...
Time: 70s, 1880s
Place: rome italy, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.1
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Woyzeck (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Having fathered an illegitimate child with his lover, Marie, feckless soldier Franz Woyzeck takes odd jobs around his small town to provide some extra money for them. One of them is volunteering for experiments conducted by a local doctor, who puts ...
Style: bleak, disturbing, atmospheric, psychological, tense ...
Plot: murder, military, soldier, obsession, crimes, deadly, fighting the system, love affair, military life, infidelity, society, unlikely criminals ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 1920s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 4.6
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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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, suspense, mind bending
Plot: murder, infidelity, couple relations, love affair, who done it, crimes, dishonesty, couples, deadly, life is a bitch, dangerous attraction, alcohol abuse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Sister Emanuelle (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Emanuelle has renounced her life of lust to become a cloistered nun. But when she is assigned to a remote convent school for wayward girls, this delectable Bride Of Christ will face temptations that include a teenage nymphomaniac, a horny escaped ...
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33%