Movies like Painted Angels

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Painted Angels (1998)
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Painted Angels (1998)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The story centers on the life of a bordello in a midwestern prairie town in the 1870s. The whorehouse is run by pragmatic madam Annie Ryan and the film follows the life of several of her girls.
Style: sexual, sexy, serious, realistic
Plot: prostitute, old west, nudity (full frontal - brief), survival, contests and competitions, betrayal, supernatural ability, life is a bitch, graphic violence, love and romance, feminism, follow your dream, hopes, society, sexual content, female nudity, prostitution, female friendship, brothel, female protagonist, sex trafficking, breasts, makeover, forced prostitution, misogyny ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s

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Most similar movies to Painted Angels

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, sexy and sexual films with plots about prostitute, nudity (full frontal - brief), female nudity, society, life is a bitch, crimes and graphic violence mostly in Drama, Western and Romance genres. Some movies like Painted Angels: Made in Ash (2012), The Claim (2000), Hussy (1980), Lana's Rain (2002), Heaven with a Gun (1969). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Made in Ash (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Slovakia, Czech Republic
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A grittily realistic tale of prostitution at an Eastern European border town
Style: touching, realistic, serious, sexy, gloomy ...
Plot: prostitute, exploitation, roommate, life is a bitch, sexual content, down on your luck, seamstress, nudity (full frontal - brief), innocence lost, female director, female protagonist
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: czech republic, slovakia
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.4
 6K
The Claim (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Western
Country: UK, France, Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A prospector sells his wife and daughter to another gold miner for the rights to a gold mine. Twenty years later, the prospector is a wealthy man who owns much of the old west town named Kingdom Come. But changes are brewing and his past is coming ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, realistic, captivating, intense ...
Plot: old west, couple relations, haunted by the past, nudity (full frontal - brief), couples, parents and children, redemption, ex husband ex wife relationship, family relations, prostitute, father daughter relationship, betrayal ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1860s, 70s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
 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 ⇓
84%
 6.4
 176
Lana's Rain (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: This powerful, hard-edged crime drama explores the dark side of the American immigrant experience and dares to ask, "How far would you go to survive?" Lana’s only chance to escape the war-torn Balkans is her long-lost brother, Darko, a ...
Style: rough, realistic, serious, bleak, gloomy
Plot: starting over, survival, life is a bitch, prostitute, urban ghetto life, crimes, gangsters, immigrants, criminal heroes, society, sexual content, revenge ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chicago illinois, usa, bosnia herzegovina
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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Heaven with a Gun (1969)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Glenn Ford plays Jim Killian, a preacher who arrives in a town divided between cattlemen and sheep herders. But Killian isn't just any preacher. He is a former fast gun who has set upon a different path.
Style: serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: old west, small town, gunslinger, rivalry, society, going straight, crimes, heroes, danger, starting over, hopes, graphic violence ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: arizona, usa, yuma arizona, santa fe new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.5
 1K
Whity (1971)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: West Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: "Whity" is the mulatto butler of the dysfunctional Nicholson family in the American southwest in 1878. The father, Ben Nicholson, has an attractive young wife Katherine, and two sons by a previous marriage; the homosexual Frank, and the ...
Style: emotional, disturbing, contemplative, serious, realistic ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, butler, injustice, power relations, couples, family relations, dark humor, social differences, vengeance, society, deadly, crimes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
The Life: What's Your Pleasure? (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 87 min.
Story: An anthropology student exploring the nature of prostitution is drawn deeper into that profession than she ever expected.
Style: realistic, erotic, thought provoking, semi documentary, sexy ...
Plot: prostitute, anal sex, interview, survival, looking at the camera, sex, money, prostitution, couples, aging, actor's life, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Harry Tracy: The Last of the Wild Bunch (1982)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: Canada
Duration: 107 min.
Story: By the turn of the 20th century, Butch Cassidy, the Sundance Kid, Billy the Kid and virtually all of the West's legendary outlaws are either dead or in jail pending execution. Well, all, except train robber and escape artist extraordinaire, ...
Style: rough, gloomy, realistic, serious, contemplative
Audience: boys' night
Plot: manhunt, outlaw, criminal, americana, fall in love, unfulfilled love, old west, prison, train, uninhibited rivalry, tragic love, surrender ...
Time: 19th century, 1900s, 20th century
Place: oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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The Return of a Man Called Horse (1976)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Lord John Morgan has returned to civilized life in England, but finds he has nothing but disdain for that life. Yearning to embrace the simplicity of the American West-and the Yellow Hands Sioux tribe he left behind, Morgan returns to the ...
Style: atmospheric, rough, serious, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: old west, sioux tribe, flintlock pistol, adventure, culture clash, redemption, escapades, lone wolves, rescue, interracial relations, wilderness, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s, 70s
Place: new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.0
 551
The Shooter (1997)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The story is of a small town in the early west and of a 'shooter' of reputation that drifts into it and stands up to the controlling family that runs it. But far from a John Wayne, this hero is caught and brutally beaten and left to die, ...
Style: serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small town, prostitute, gunfight, nudity (full frontal - brief), good versus evil, crimes, master warrior, dishonesty, life is a bitch, tough heroes, injustice, righting the wronged ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
McCabe & Mrs. Miller (1971)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A gambler and a prostitute become business partners in a remote Old West mining town, and their enterprise thrives until a large corporation arrives on the scene.
Style: atmospheric, bleak, gloomy, serious, realistic ...
Plot: prostitute, small town, brothel, mining town, gambler, snow, brothel madam, mine, couples, business venture, graphic violence, mysterious character ...
Time: 19th century, 90s, edwardian era, 20th century, 1900s ...
Place: washington state, usa, washington d.c., vancouver british columbia canada, seattle washington ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.6
 32K
The Homesman (2014)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA, France
Duration: 122 min.
Story: When three women living on the edge of the American frontier are driven mad by harsh pioneer life, the task of saving them falls to the pious, independent-minded Mary Bee Cuddy. Transporting the women by covered wagon to Iowa, she soon realizes just ...
Style: atmospheric, bleak, tense, realistic, serious ...
Plot: old west, native american, human nature, mental illness, anti hero, unlikely partners, partners, obsessive quest, anti heroes, revenge, escapades, misfit partners ...
Time: 19th century
Place: nebraska, usa, iowa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 3.8
 787
Blood Red (1989)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Western
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Set in the Napa Valley in 1895, an immigrant family struggles to keep their vineyards from industrialists.
Style: emotional, sentimental, serious, realistic
Plot: murder, gang, immigrants, righting the wronged, family relations, family problems, sexual content, conspiracy, profanity, violence spree, forbidden love, family in crisis ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Linda and Abilene (1969)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In the 19th century, siblings Abilene and Tod, orphaned on their western farm, become attracted to each other, sexually. The confused Tod fleas to a nearby town where he meets Linda, a local bar girl, and begins a sexual relationship with her, while ...
Style: sexy, sexual, serious, realistic
Plot: orphan, incest, exploitation, seduction, voyeurism, revenge, rape, sex with sister, strong sexual content, family relations, vengeance, sexual relations ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Keeping Room (2014)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In this radically reimagined American Western set towards the end of the Civil War, Southerner Augusta encounters two renegade, drunken soldiers who are on a mission of pillage and violence. After escaping an attempted assault, Augusta races back to ...
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, bleak, realistic
Plot: soldier, home invasion, rape, american civil war, survival, danger, family relations, strong female character, sister sister relationship, self defense, slave, farmhouse ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s, year 1865
Place: usa, southern usa, atlanta, atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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 ⇓
49%
The Pornographer (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A socially inept man's amateur porn film wins him a contract with a small-time pornography distribution company, where he faces a series of moral crises and is forced to face his own porn addiction.
Style: sexual, sincere, psychological, sexy, realistic ...
Plot: prostitute, pole dancer, sexual abuse, life is a bitch, lifestyle, actor's life, society, artists and showbiz, couples, filmmaking, introspection, obsession ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Man Who Came Back (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Framed for murder and left for dead, a local legend comes back to make the guilty pay as he seeks revenge on those who killed his family, in this traditional Western about one man who stood against injustice.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: post civil war, discrimination, crimes, racism, americana, vengeance, old west, righting the wronged, injustice, deadly, life is a bitch, dishonesty ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Strange Empire (2014)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
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Story: Set in 1869 Alberta-Montana border country, “Strange Empire” is a Western whose heroes are women. With most of their men gone, and those who remain battling for control, the women struggle to survive, to find their independence, and to build a ...
Style: suspenseful, touching, serious, realistic
Plot: old west, small town life, power struggle, survival, small town, strong female presence, danger, woman, heroes, rivalry, social relations, cowboy and outlaw ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, montana
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 4.5
 494
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 ⇓
45%
 5.7
 215
On the Line (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Spain, Australia
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A Border Patrol agent is determined to catch his old nemesis, an American criminal who successfully smuggles illegal aliens across the border from Mexico.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious
Plot: prostitute, nudity (full frontal - brief), alien encounter, crime, society, lovers on the run, love and romance, crimes, adventure, politics, reluctant partners, immigrants ...
Time: 80s
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
House of Tolerance (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 122 min.
Story: A young woman begins a new life at the Apollonide bordello, a high-class brothel in Paris.
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, rough, sexy ...
Plot: prostitute, brothel, female nudity, sexploitation, sexual abuse, coitus, disfigurement, fondling, debauchery, violence against women, sex trafficking, confined ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: paris france, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
She's Lost Control (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ronah's life unravels when she starts working with a new client, Johnny.
Style: psychological, serious, tense, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: sexual relations, life turned upside down, prostitute, female protagonist, sex scene, couples, society, sexual content, urban, female director
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Hatfields and McCoys: Bad Blood (2012)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: In this bloody long-standing feud, two families seek vengeance against each other as they unmercifully attempt to destroy each other's loved ones.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: rivalry, vengeance, uninhibited rivalry, family in danger, feud, civil war, old west, americana, danger, graphic violence, governor, american civil war ...
Time: 19th century
Place: kentucky, west virginia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Zandy's Bride (1974)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Zandy Allan purchases a mail-order bride, Hannah Lund. He treats her as a possession, without respect or humanity, until their shared ordeal as they struggle to survive develops in him a growing love.
Style: touching, sincere, atmospheric, thought provoking, contemplative ...
Plot: mail order bride, survival, romance, society, love and romance, opposites attract, couples, family relations, farm, bear, rape, wrestling ...
Time: 19th century
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Sauna on Moon (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: China
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In Guangdong, the forefront of China's reform and opening-up, the business of a sauna is fairly flat. The boss, Wu, together with his team, pursuits his dream and constructs a entertainment kingdom persistently with their wisdom, effort and ...
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, gloomy
Plot: hopes, life is a bitch, workplace, follow your dream, workplace situations, bittersweet, boss and employee, power relations, sea, prostitute, eroticism, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.0
 67
Zooey (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Angel and Zooey are not your typical newlyweds. Zooey is a professional prostitute and Angel is a drug dealer. Yet they are not without hopes and dreams, of escaping their life in the streets and starting a new in a fresh painted cottage with picked ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, gloomy, bleak
Plot: prostitute, going straight, lifestyle, love affair, love and romance, drug dealing, crimes, hopes, youth, romance, downfall, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.5
 864
Working Girls (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A day in the life of several prostitutes in an upscale Manhattan whore house. The film is a stark portrayal of the women prostitutes, the male customers and the motivations of both. Watch as the madam manipulates her "girls". Watch as she ...
Style: sexual, sincere, sexy, contemplative, talky ...
Plot: prostitute, nudity (full frontal - brief), brothel, workplace situations, introspection, indoor, profanity, strong female presence, gender, social misfits, society, workplace ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan, new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.1
 505
Steaming (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Steaming is the final film directed by Joseph Losey. It was adapted from Nell Dunn's play by Patricia Losey and Nell Dunn. It is about three women who meet regularly in a steam room and decide to fight its closure.
Style: sexual, sincere, realistic, serious, sexy ...
Plot: single parent, best friends, gender, love and romance, friendship, parents and children, singleness, feminism, couples, friends, family relations, strong female presence ...
Time: 80s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.8
 595
Niagara Motel (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A group of struggling individuals cross paths at a low-rent motel in the tourist Mecca of Niagara Falls
Style: semi serious, realistic, sincere, captivating, sexy ...
Plot: culture clash, haunted by the past, lifestyle, life is a bitch, couples, family problems, family relations, drug abuse, love affair, addiction, nothing goes right, prostitute ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%