Movies like Porcile

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Porcile (1969)
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Porcile (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Two dramatic stories. In an undetermined past, a young cannibal (who killed his own father) is condemned to be torn to pieces by some wild beasts. In the second story, Julian, the young son of a post-war German industrialist, is on the way to lie down with his farm's pigs, because he doesn't like human relationships.
Style: atmospheric, clever, offbeat, biting, suspense, realistic, controversial, surreal, experimental, disturbing ...
Plot: pig, social outcast, zoophilia, social decay, cannibalism, son murders father, nudity (full frontal - brief), death, cannibal, murder, dark humor, family relations, misfit, parents and children, life is a bitch, graphic violence, satire, society, human nature, dehumanization, anti capitalism, anti conformity, farm, death sentence, antisocial behavior ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, middle ages, post world war two
Place: germany, europe

Most similar movies to Porcile

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, disturbing and atmospheric films with plots about society, life is a bitch, family relations, murder, nudity (full frontal - brief), female nudity and male nudity mostly in Drama, Comedy and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Porcile: Mamma Roma (1962), The Scrounger (1961), Oedipus Rex (1967), God Is on Air (2002), The Hawks and the Sparrows (1966). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Mamma Roma (1962)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 106 min.
Story: After many years working in the streets of Roma, the middle-age whore Mamma Roma (Anna Magnani) saves money to buy an upper class apartment, a fruit stand and retires from the prostitution. She brings her teenage son Ettore (Ettore Garofolo), who ...
Style: neorealism, serious, realistic, emotional, gloomy ...
Plot: prostitute, pimp, thief, friendship, redemption, family relations, hopes, youth, human nature, family life, destiny, parents and children ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, post world war two
Place: rome italy, europe, italy, tokyo, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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, couple relations, dishonesty, criminal heroes, downfall ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, post world war two, 50s, 1950s ...
Place: italy, rome italy, europe, tokyo, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
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Oedipus Rex (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, Morocco
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In pre-war Italy, a young couple have a baby boy. The father, however, is jealous of his son - and the scene moves to antiquity, where the baby is taken into the desert to be killed. He is rescued, given the name Edipo (Oedipus), and brought up by ...
Style: bleak, disturbing, atmospheric, tense, serious ...
Plot: mother son incest, roman empire, prophecy, oracle, greek, incest, family in crisis, on the road, royal court, dysfunctional family, forbidden love, family problems ...
Time: ancient history
Place: europe, rome italy, italy, ancient greece, morocco
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 4.5
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God Is on Air (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Two Spanish pan-handlers soon find themselves in over their heads when they stumble upon an opportunity to redeem themselves and perhaps the entire planet. The world appears to suffer from rampant poverty, violence and spiritual desperation and the ...
Style: cynical, clever, suspense, biting, realistic ...
Plot: social decay, dishonesty, friendship, injustice, tv show, dark humor, buddies, rising to stardom, society, crimes, criminal heroes, cons and scams ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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The Hawks and the Sparrows (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A man and his son take an allegorical stroll through life with a talking bird that spouts social and political philosophy.
Style: offbeat, clever, witty, humorous, semi serious ...
Plot: satire, on the road, politics, hawk, crow, mythology, society, clergy, state affairs, monk, religions or cults, family relations ...
Time: 60s
Place: rome italy, italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 6.7
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Free Fall (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Hungary, South Korea, France
Duration: 80 min.
Story: An old woman flies past six floors after jumping from the roof of her apartment block. Six stories on the poor state of humanity, told with humour and rare imagination to the accompaniment of a pulsating soundtrack from Amon Tobin. A woeful ...
Style: suspense, surreal, semi serious, humorous, anthology ...
Plot: unsupportive spouse, family relations, social decay, obsession, dark humor, couple relations, parents and children, society, disorder, nudity (full frontal - brief), guru, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, hungary
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 5.1
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Kill the Poor (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When a marriage of convenience becomes the real thing, Joe moves his pregnant French wife to a tenement building on New York's Lower East Side. The street is like a war zone with none of the nostalgic appeal that Joe remembers from tales of his ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, cynical, biting, clever ...
Plot: pregnancy, lifestyle, social differences, social decay, drug abuse, couples, immigrants, society, social misfits, rise to the top, life is a bitch, nothing goes right ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, europe, usa, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 7.0
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Whatever (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: It is a story of a depressed, isolated man stuck in a tedious but well-paying programming job.
Style: bleak, psychological, gloomy, cynical, serious ...
Plot: social decay, midlife crisis, first sex, human nature, workplace situations, satire, society, partners, misfit partners, misfit, unfulfillment, workplace ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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 7.2
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Weekend (1967)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A supposedly idyllic weekend trip to the countryside turns into a never-ending nightmare of traffic jams, revolution, cannibalism and murder as French bourgeois society starts to collapse under the weight of its own consumer preoccupations.
Style: suspense, biting, tense, witty, clever ...
Plot: traffic jam, weekend, satire, murder, surrealism, on the road, cannibalism, terrorism, fighting the system, imperialism, collision, revolution ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 5.6
 853
What Is It? (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: What Is It? is the name of a 2005 experimental film written, starring, funded and directed by Crispin Glover. As of 2008, the film has only been shown at independent theaters, typically accompanied by a question and answer session, slideshow and ...
Style: atmospheric, surreal, serious, avant garde, experimental ...
Plot: down syndrome, obsession, mental illness, society, social misfits, surrealism, controversy, snail, against the rules, figment, dark humor, strong sexual content ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 8.1
 23K
Viridiana (1961)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain, Mexico
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Viridiana, a young nun about to take her final vows, pays a visit to her widowed uncle at the request of her Mother Superior.
Style: cynical, controversial, thought provoking, surreal, atmospheric ...
Plot: nun, dwarf, satire, idealism, charity, newcomer, oath, orphan, lie, guilt, wine, faith ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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, serious, atmospheric, futuristic ...
Plot: revenge, murder, wedding, mentally unstable, haunted by the past, vengeance, secret identity, dark humor, anti hero, social decay, life is a bitch, dishonesty ...
Time: future
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 6.3
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The Brave (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A down-on-his-luck American Indian recently released from jail is offered the chance to "star" as the victim of a snuff film, the resulting pay of which could greatly help his poverty stricken family.
Style: disturbing, serious, realistic, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: alcohol abuse, family relations, native american, life is a bitch, americana, social decay, injustice, misfit, society, gang, unemployment, self sacrifice ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
The Baby of Mâcon (1993)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Netherlands, France, UK, Germany
Duration: 122 min.
Story: A town cursed with barren women and famine is saved by a miracle birth to an old, ugly woman: the Mother. Immediately afterwards, the old woman's Daughter (Ormond) claims to have delivered the baby herself in a virgin birth. She imprisons the ...
Style: disturbing, surreal, serious, stylized, rough ...
Plot: bishop, virginity, nudity (full frontal - brief), graphic violence, hypocrisy, baby, youth, clergy, violence, seduction, brutality, death ...
Time: 17th century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Joy of Learning (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, West Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Night after night, not long before dawn, two young adults, Patricia and Emile, meet on a sound stage to discuss learning, discourse, and the path to revolution. Scenes of Paris's student revolt, the Vietnam War, and other events of the late ...
Style: serious, realistic, stylized, atmospheric, disturbing ...
Audience: student film
Plot: politics, revolution, repression, fighting the system, society, rebellion, hopes, state affairs, young heroes, lifestyle, rebelliousness, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: paris france, france, europe, cuba, vietnam ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Goodbye Uncle Tom (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Two documentary filmmakers go back in time to the pre-Civil War American South, to film the slave trade.
Style: disturbing, controversial, serious, realistic, sexual ...
Plot: plantation, sexual abuse, racism, injustice, brutality, rape, sadism, death, cruelty, slavery, captivity, graphic violence ...
Time: 18th century, 1960s, 70s, 60s, 1830s ...
Place: mississippi, detroit, mississippi river, virginia, memphis
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
The Milky Way (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Two drifters go on a pilgrimage from France to Santiago de Compostela in Spain. Along the way, they hitchhike, beg for food, and face the Christian dogmas and heresies from different Ages.
Style: talky, surreal, semi serious, contemplative, atmospheric ...
Plot: nun, satire, miraculous event, surrealism, bible, crucifix, s&m, on the road, farce, religions or cults, hitchhiker, escapades ...
Time: 20th century, 1960s, 60s
Place: spain, france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 8.8
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Fight Club (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 139 min.
Story: A ticking-time-bomb insomniac and a slippery soap salesman channel primal male aggression into a shocking new form of therapy. Their concept catches on, with underground "fight clubs" forming in every town, until an eccentric gets in the ...
Style: twists and turns, surprise ending, twist ending, thought provoking, mind bending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: split personality, self destructing, social decay, nihilism, fighting the system, insomnia, losing-it hero, insanity, dark humor, life philosophy, fist fighting, loneliness ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: delaware, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Movie in collections
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Querelle (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany, France
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Here is the story of a beautiful, proud and tough loner, a sailor named Querelle, whose commanding officer Seblon worships and desires him from afar. Querelle turns on his drugs-smuggling partner and murders him. He then goes to a notorious brothel ...
Style: sexual, sexy, stylized, offbeat, atmospheric ...
Plot: gays and lesbians, murder, betrayal, nudity (full frontal - brief), crimes, sexual relations, love and romance, dishonesty, gang, drug dealing, gangsters, gender ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 6.2
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Dust (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium, France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A South African spinster (Jane Birkin) murders her father (Trevor Howard) after he rapes the wife of the black foreman for his plantation.
Style: bleak, emotional, atmospheric, realistic, serious ...
Plot: murder, strong female presence, graphic violence, interracial relations, obsession, sexual abuse, parents and children, boss and employee, farm, family relations, power relations, society ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: africa, south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Anatomy of a Hate Crime (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: This MTV film dramatizes the horrific hate-crime killing of 21-year-old Matthew Shepard (Cy Carter) in Wyoming. In 1998, Shepard, a gay college student, was savagely beaten by Russell Henderson (Ian Somerhalder) and Aaron McKinney (Brendan ...
Style: disturbing, thought provoking, emotional, controversial, bleak ...
Plot: murder, youth, crimes, life is a bitch, social decay, society, gay slur, hate crime, coming out, college, graphic violence, injustice ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: wyoming, wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Muriel, or The Time of Return (1963)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A chamber drama about a widow and her son who live in an antique shop in Boulogne. The widow invites a man whom she loved twenty-two years earlier to visit. Her son is haunted by Muriel, a young woman whose death he may have caused while serving as ...
Style: contemplative, realistic, serious, thought provoking, surreal ...
Plot: dishonesty, injustice, couples, one more chance, hopes, life is a bitch, homecoming, introspection, tragic love, road not taken, lovers reunited, human nature ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: france, europe, algeria
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 6.1
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Heat Wave (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: One hot afternoon in the south of France, several paths are converging towards a tragic conclusion. Those involved are: Stéphane and Luigi, two cousins who have just emerged from adolescence; Georges, a retired old man; Amélie, Luigi’s ...
Style: atmospheric, realistic, serious, emotional, gloomy
Plot: introspection, human nature, parents and children, adolescence vs adulthood, family relations, youth, elderly, coming of age, crimes, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, murder, unplanned pregnancy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france, marseille provence, marseille
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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 6.9
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Road to Salina (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Jonas (Walker Jr) is on the road to Salina. He stops at a gas station/restaurant and its owner, Mara (Hayworth), is struck by his resemblance to her dead son, Rocky (Porel). He decides to stay on and meets Mara's friend Warren (Begley) and ...
Style: sexual, offbeat, atmospheric, realistic, erotic ...
Plot: incestuous relationship, mistaken identity, nudity (full frontal - brief), strong sexual content, family relations, orchestral, parents and children, family conflict, brother sister incest, love triangle, mother daughter relationship, tomboy ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Wedding Trough (1974)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Romance
Country: Belgium
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A mad farmer falls in love with his pig and has mutant piglets with it. When the "piglets" prefer their mother over him, he hangs them all and the sow kills herself.
Style: offbeat, disturbing, bleak, serious, surreal ...
Plot: bestiality, farm, nudity (full frontal - brief), zoophilia, pig, distopia, animal life, animal training, obsession, pets, life is a bitch, misfit ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: belgium
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 6.3
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The Wild Dogs (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Set during the cull of the stray dogs in the city of Bucharest, The Wild Dogs weaves together a week in the lives of several citizens of and visitors to the hauntingly beautiful city. Geordie, a visiting Canadian pornographer, Bogdan, a reluctant ...
Style: disturbing, serious, realistic, thought provoking, bleak
Plot: rich and poor, culture clash, social decay, family relations, denial, life is a bitch, society, human nature, redemption, friendship, city life, homelessness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: romania, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 5.8
 74
Bas-fonds (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 68 min.
Story: On the outskirts of civilisation, three young women, Magalie, Marie-Steph and Barbara live a desperate life together. Drowning in alcohol, they both lust for and hate one another, coupling like animals. Yet gradually they become enmeshed in a ...
Style: tense, serious, disturbing, psychological, surreal ...
Plot: murder, manipulation, destructive relationship, femme fatale, life is a bitch, couples, human nature, dishonesty, lifestyle, crimes, family relations, gays and lesbians ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 7.3
 4K
My Family (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Traces over three generations an immigrant family's trials, tribulations, tragedies, and triumphs. Maria and Jose, the first generation, come to Los Angeles, meet, marry, face deportation all in the 1930's. They establish their family in ...
Style: touching, captivating, realistic, serious, dramatic ...
Plot: family relations, immigrants, wedding, murder, coming of age, death of wife, marriage, family, rebelliousness, reunion, couples, society ...
Time: 50s, 1920s, 20s, 20th century, 1950s ...
Place: los angeles, california, usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Mother Kusters Goes to Heaven (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Frau Kusters is preparing dinner late one seemingly ordinary afternoon in her seemingly ordinary kitchen in Frankfurt, Germany. Mrs. Kusters wants to add canned sausages to the stew, her annoying daughter-in-law thinks otherwise. The point, we soon ...
Style: disturbing, thought provoking, cynical, biting, controversial ...
Plot: politics, death of father, widow, suicide, working class, class differences, communist, media manipulation, state affairs, media, journalism, society ...
Time: 70s
Place: germany, europe, west germany, frankfurt germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 7.8
 11K
Mouchette (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Robert Bresson plumbs great reservoirs of feelings with one of the most searing portraits of human desperation ever put on film.
Style: bleak, emotional, disturbing, stylized, gloomy ...
Plot: small town, alcohol abuse, drowning, family relations, suicide, humiliation, alibi, poacher, police officer, coming of age, innocence lost, village life ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: france, europe, tokyo, paris france, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%