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Of Freaks and Men (1998)
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Of Freaks and Men (1998)
Original name: Про уродов и людей
Genre: Comedy, Drama, History
Country: Russia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Dariya the maid getting a boy to touch her large breast is just one incident that occurs when Yohan and Victor infiltrate two families, forcing young Liza and blind Ekaterina to appear in porn, but they are not so innocent themselves.
Style: serious, captivating, realistic, atmospheric, sexual, sexy
Plot: female nudity, voyeurism, corporal punishment, depravity, porn, sadist, freak, manipulation, society, obsession, photographer, sexual perversion, transformation, s&m, passion, social differences, dishonesty, sexual harassment, adult filmmaking, love, prostitute, young woman, death, wine, doctor ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, turn of the century, 1900s
Place: russia, st. petersburg russia, saint petersburg

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, sexy, sexual and serious films with plots about female nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), male nudity, sex, couples, obsession and society mostly in Drama, Comedy and History genres. Some movies like Of Freaks and Men: Bawdy Tales (1973), Sade (2000), Scandal (1989), I Am an S+M Writer (2000), Tsar (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Bawdy Tales (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, History
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Locked up in prison and awaiting execution, bored young vagabonds Bernardino (Ninetto Davoli) and Mammone (Franco Citti) pass their time competing in a vulgar storytelling competition, relating indecent accounts about castration, unsavory testicles ...
Style: serious, realistic, sexy, captivating, sexual ...
Plot: nude bathing, infidelity, society, clergy, dishonesty, confined, crimes, couples, sex with a priest, castration, pope, erection ...
Time: 19th century
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Sade (2000)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, History
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A man prepares himself to be transferred to a detention center and rest home where he will relive one more time the highlights of his youth.
Style: serious, realistic, atmospheric, melancholic, sexy ...
Plot: s&m, convent, revolution, debauchery, prison, sexual relations, couples, couple relations, murder, rebellion, rebelliousness, seduction ...
Time: 1790s, 18th century
Place: france, paris france
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Scandal (1989)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: An English bon-vivant osteopath is enchanted with a young exotic dancer and invites her to live with him. He serves as friend and mentor, and through his contacts and parties she and her friend meet and date members of the Conservative Party. ...
Style: realistic, serious, intense, sentimental, psychological ...
Plot: sex scandal, political corruption, politics, betrayal, social differences, social decay, rise and fall, couples, dishonesty, society, prostitute, member of parliament ...
Time: 60s, 50s, 20th century, year 1963, year 1961 ...
Place: england, europe, london, scotland yard, california
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I Am an S+M Writer (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Kurosaki (Ren Osugi) is an erotic novelist who uses his editor and a hired model to act out scenarios in his living room he will use for inspiration in his writing. His wife Shizuko (Yôko Hoshi) calls him a pervert but we soon learn that what ...
Style: serious, realistic, sexy, sexual
Plot: obsession, dangerous attraction, writer's life, sexual relations, couple relations, couples, husband wife relationship, erotica, bondage, extramarital affair, sexuality, filmmaker ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: japan
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100%
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Tsar (2009)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Russia
Duration: 116 min.
Story: In 16th-century Russia in the grip of chaos, Ivan the Terrible strongly believes he is vested with a holy mission. Believing he can understand and interpret the signs, he sees the Last Judgment approaching. He establishes absolute power, cruelly ...
Style: epic, atmospheric, bleak, realistic, serious ...
Plot: clergy, leadership, russian history, political unrest, head of state, royal court, political corruption, rebelliousness, corrupted ruler, dishonesty, ambition, rebellion ...
Time: 16th century
Place: russia
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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: sexy, captivating, serious, realistic, psychological ...
Plot: prostitute, pole dancer, sexual abuse, couples, filmmaking, life is a bitch, actor's life, artists and showbiz, society, lifestyle, unemployment, small town ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
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Torremolinos 73 (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain, Denmark
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Set in 1973 Spain, a struggling encyclopedia salesman and his wife take advantage of an offer to make adult films. The act turns him into an aspring legit filmmaker and her into an international sex symbol.
Style: humorous, semi serious, atmospheric, funny, sexy ...
Plot: adult filmmaking, cuckold, filmmaking, obsession, couple relations, obsessive quest, crumbling marriage, movie business, porn, rebelliousness, husband wife relationship, wannabe ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: spain, europe, california, london
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Preaching to the Perverted (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Henry Harding MP, a British government minister on a moral crusade, hires an inexperienced young computer whizzkid, Peter Emery who works for a Christian computer company called Holy Hardware, to infiltrate the United Kingdom BDSM scene.
Style: sexy, serious, realistic, sexual, sex comedy ...
Plot: fetish, bdsm, s&m, gays and lesbians, investigation, femme fatale, opposites attract, crimes, society, dishonesty, lifestyle, gender ...
Time: 90s
Place: london, england, europe
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Special Treatment (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Luxembourg, Belgium
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Drawing some intriguing parallels between the work of the prostitute and that of the psychiatrist-both have clients, both charge for sessions, both take on roles that serve the needs, psychological or otherwise, of those they serve, Jeanne ...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, psychological, semi serious ...
Plot: prostitute, hopes, estrangement, life is a bitch, lifestyle, doctors and patients, introspection, human nature, psychoanalyst, female nudity, power relations, sexual fantasy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
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Marquise (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, History
Country: France, Italy, Spain, Switzerland
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Marquise is a drama about the rise and fall of a beauteous actress. As cheerfully portrayed by Sophie Marceau, the eponymous heroine is an engagingly ribald, but perhaps rather too modern, character. She rises from an impoverished background to ...
Style: sexy, sexual, realistic, serious, captivating
Plot: strong female presence, artists and showbiz, romance, rise and fall, dishonesty, prostitute, love and romance, tragic hero, society, unfulfillment, intrigue, couples ...
Time: 18th century, 17th century
Place: france, europe, paris france, lyon, versailles
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Dumas (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, History
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Alexandre Dumas, at the height of his career, takes Auguste Maquet, his chief literary collaborator or 'ghost writer' ten years his junior, to meet a young unknown admirer, Charlotte Desrives. The two men are at the summit of their ...
Style: atmospheric, captivating, factual, humorous, gloomy ...
Plot: mistaken identity, love affair, intrigue, writer's life, buddies, rivalry, disorder, lie, collaboration, writers, dishonesty, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s
Place: france, europe, normandy
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1900 (1976)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Italy, France, West Germany
Duration: 317 min.
Story: Set in Bertolucci's ancestral region of Emilia, the film chronicles the lives of two men during the political turmoils that took place in Italy in the first half on the 20th century.
Style: epic, thought provoking, serious, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: fascism, friendship, politics, countryside, execution, idealism, italian history, male nudity, leadership, war, society, ambition ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s, 1920s, 20th century, 1910s
Place: italy, paris france, france, europe
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A Zed & Two Noughts (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, Netherlands
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Oliver Deuce, a successful doctor, is shattered when his wife is killed in a freak car accident involving a car being driven by Alba Bewick colliding with a very large rare bird. His twin brother Oswald is researching how carcasses decay at the ...
Style: talky, surreal, clever, witty, mind bending ...
Plot: bestiality, obsession, death, pregnancy, zoo, afterlife, dalmatian, twins, family relations, couples, freak, siblings relations ...
Time: 80s
Place: tokyo, poland
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Augustine (2012)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Set in Belle Époque France, the story follows nineteen-year-old "hysteria" patient Augustine, the star of Professor Charcot's experiments in hypnosis, as she transitions from object of study to object of desire.
Style: serious, realistic, psychological, sincere, tense ...
Plot: mental illness, doctors and patients, obsession, hypnosis, sexual content, hysteria, seduction, power relations, mentally unstable, neurology, epilepsy, staircase ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: france, paris france, europe
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Age of Uprising: The Legend of Michael Kohlhaas (2013)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 122 min.
Story: In the 16th century in the Cévennes, a horse dealer by the name of Michael Kohlhaas leads a happy and prosperous family life. When a lord treats him unjustly, this pious, upstanding man raises an army and puts the country to fire and sword in order ...
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, stylized
Plot: injustice, folk hero, rebellion, revolution, vengeance, rebelliousness, society, life is a bitch, righting the wronged, price of justice, social differences, protestant ...
Time: 16th century
Place: france, europe
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1, 2, 3, Freeze (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A provocative, seemingly absurd patchwork movie which sends a worthwhile message about hope against all odds, love, children and human understanding. Schoolgirl Victorine has an insane mother and an alcoholic father who can never find his way home ...
Style: experimental, suspense, surreal, biting, sexy ...
Plot: interracial relations, dysfunctional family, strong female presence, dark humor, family problems, loss of partner, couples, family relations, sex addict, daydreamer, urban ghetto, teenage life ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, france, marseille
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Cousin Bette (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Cousin Bette is a poor and lonely seamstress, who, after the death of her prominent and wealthy sister, tries to ingratiate herself into lives of her brother-in-law, Baron Hulot, and her niece, Hortense Hulot. Failing to do so, she instead finds ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, light, talky, humorous ...
Plot: infidelity, family relations, revenge, love affair, couple relations, love triangle, fall in love, love and romance, love, power relations, master and servant, rivalry ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1840s
Place: france, paris france, europe
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The Official Story (1985)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Argentina
Duration: 112 min.
Story: After the end of the Dirty War, a high school teacher sets out to find out who the mother of her adopted daughter is.
Style: captivating, suspenseful, sincere, disturbing, emotional ...
Plot: adoption, politics, family relations, uncover truth, society, parents and children, state affairs, haunted by the past, political unrest, missing person, secret, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: argentina, latin america, buenos aires argentina, bolivia, spain
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Wassup Rockers (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Instead of adhering to the norms of their South Central neighborhood, a group of skater boys opt to bus into Hollywood and Beverly Hills, where they attract local rich girls - and plenty of trouble with the police, jealous boyfriends, and nervous ...
Style: realistic, sincere, entertaining, captivating, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage life, punk, friends, society, social differences, rock, buddies, life is a bitch, cultural difference, class differences, injustice, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, south central los angeles, beverly hills
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Sex & the Other Man (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When Bill catches his girlfriend and her boss in bed, an unusual cure for impotence is found.
Style: realistic, semi serious, sexual, humorous, sexy ...
Plot: kidnapping, voyeurism, love and romance, femme fatale, nothing goes right, romance, confined, dark humor, couples, disorder, manipulation, missing person ...
Time: 90s
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The Adjuster (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 102 min.
Story: An uptight insurance man and his film-censor wife become a kinky couple's landlords.
Style: realistic, semi serious, witty, entertaining, disturbing ...
Plot: adult filmmaking, insurance, sex, older man younger woman relationship, family relations, dark humor, infidelity, love and romance, nothing goes right, couple relations, dishonesty, disorder ...
Time: 90s
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David Holzman's Diary (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: This fake documentary which appears quite real on the surface is about a young man making a movie about his everyday life and discovering something important about himself and his reality. This film is not a real documentary or is it?
Style: suspense, experimental, biting, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: filmmaking, obsession, voyeurism, vietnam war, satire, found footage, cause and meaning, dishonesty, elderly lovers, crimes, artists and showbiz, society ...
Time: 60s
Place: manhattan new york city, new york
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8 ? Women (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, Netherlands, Luxembourg, Germany
Duration: 118 min.
Story: After the death of his wife, wealthy businessman Philip Emmenthal and his son Storey open their own private harem in their family residence in Geneva (they get the idea while watching Federico Fellini's 8½ and after Storey is "given" ...
Style: sexy, erotic, surreal, talky, clever ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), nun, father son relationship, obsession, harem, unfulfillment, love and romance, lifestyle, sexual relations, couple relations, parents and children, midlife crisis ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: europe, switzerland, japan, geneva switzerland, tokyo
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Just Looking (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: It's 1955. Lenny is a 14-year old boy who is totally fascinated by sex. He is too scared to "do it," so he dedicates his summer to seeing two other people do it. Easier said than done. Caught in the act of spying, his mother and ...
Style: sexy, sexual, touching, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, kids, teens, girls' night
Plot: coming of age, voyeurism, espionage, infidelity, nurse, coitus, friendship, obsession, teenager, forbidden love, eccentric family, pregnancy ...
Time: 50s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
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Everlasting Moments (2008)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Finland, Germany
Duration: 131 min.
Story: In a time of social change and unrest, war and poverty, a young working class woman, Maria, wins a camera in a lottery. The decision to keep it alters her whole life.
Style: sincere, atmospheric, serious, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: family relations, jail, photographer, family problems, artist, dysfunctional family, feminism, troubled marriage, female protagonist, female photographer, unrequited love, working class ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s
Place: europe, sweden, eastern europe
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Anton Chekhov 1890 (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Summer 1890. In order to make some money to feed his family, Anton Chekhov, modest physician, wrote short stories for newspapers to sign Antosha Tchékhonté. Important characters, writer and editor, just make him aware of his talent. His situation ...
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, psychological, gloomy
Plot: literature, writer's life, tuberculosis, obsession, couple relations, life is a bitch, infidelity, convict, writers, family relations, siblings relations, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 19th century
Place: russia
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Homework (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Virginia is taking a class at film school, and has decided on her solo project for the class. She will secretly film herself and her ex-husband Marcelo with a candid camera while they make love.
Style: realistic, semi serious, erotic, sexy, sexual ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), filmmaking, dishonesty, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, sexual content, sexual relations, student life, voyeurism, couples, relationships, experiment ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: mexico, latin america
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Hi, Mom! (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Vietnam vet John Rubin returns to New York and rents a rundown flat in Greenwhich Village. It is in this flat that he begins to film, 'Peeping Tom' style, the people in the apartment across the street. His obsession with making films leads ...
Style: biting, cynical, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: voyeurism, couples, filmmaking, opposites attract, terrorism, state affairs, goofy hero, artists and showbiz, politics, society, babies and infants, manipulation ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa, vietnam, asia, manhattan new york city ...
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Montenegro (1981)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: Sweden, UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Marilyn Jordan, an American, lives in Stockholm with her Swedish husband and family. Her behavior is bizarre, perhaps mad: she poisons the dog's milk and advises the dog not to drink it; she sets the sheets afire as her husband sleeps; she ...
Style: sexy, humorous, surreal, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), immigrants, family relations, mental illness, housewife, gypsy, dark humor, sexual content, couples, repression, family problems, eccentric family ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s
Place: stockholm sweden, former yugoslavia, sweden, europe, eastern europe ...
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Mad Love (2001)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Spain, Italy, Portugal, France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The love story who transformed Juana I de Castilla, Queen of Spain, into Juana "The mad". The tragic fate of a Queen madly in love to an unfaithful husband, Felipe el Hermoso, Archduke of Austria.
Style: sexy, captivating, serious, melancholic, gothic ...
Plot: betrayal, intrigue, love and romance, politics, infidelity, obsession, tragic hero, dishonesty, state affairs, rivalry, society, isolation ...
Time: 15th century, 16th century, 1920s, 18th century
Place: spain, austria, europe, portugal, flanders ...
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