Movies like A Problem with Fear

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A Problem with Fear (2003)
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A Problem with Fear (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A young man in Calgary, Alberta is multiphobic: nonetheless, he believes that he is the cause of the fear which is killing people around him.
Plot: phobia, fear, female nudity, subway, marketing, elevator, nudity (full frontal - brief), shopping mall, anxiety, freak accident, doppelganger, escalator

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, captivating and serious films with plots about female nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), murder, money, bare breasts, sex and male nudity mostly in Drama, Comedy and Crime genres. Some movies like A Problem with Fear: Sorrel Flower (1967), Snack Bar Budapest (1988), Zola (2020), China Dolls (1992), All the Wrong Reasons (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Sorrel Flower (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Catherine is left unmarried and pregnant when her mobster sweetheart is killed in this gangster comedy. With the help of another unmarried mother-to-be, Catherine goes looking for the stash of cash buried by her lover before his death. Soon other ...
Plot: female nudity, lesbianism, lesbian, gangsters, nudity (full frontal - brief), nude sunbathing, kicked in the crotch
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95%
Snack Bar Budapest (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A lawyer, wanting to give meaning to his life, transforms an amusement park into an out-of-season health spa.
Style: sexy, weird
Plot: erotica, humiliation, nudity (full frontal - brief), female nudity, murder, abortion, lust, androgyny, sex with a minor, cmnf, gun, pubic hair ...
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71%
The Fall of the American Empire (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 127 min.
Story: A man's life is turned upside down in the aftermath of a robbery.
Style: captivating, exciting, humorous, tense, funny ...
Plot: stolen money, money laundering, police, heist, prostitute, doctor, investigation, interrogation, police arrest, crimes, nothing goes right, chase ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: montreal
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67%
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Zola (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A waitress agrees to accompany an exotic dancer, her put-upon boyfriend, and her mysterious and domineering roommate on a road trip to Florida to seek their fortune at a high-end strip club.
Style: road movie, slang
Plot: stripper, waitress, pole dancer, sex worker, facebook, boyfriend, twitter, roommate, remote control, mother daughter relationship, singer, elevator ...
Time: year 2015
Place: florida, detroit
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China Dolls (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Tong catches Chiu attempting to rape his wife May (Amy Yip). They scuffle and Tong shoots Chiu dead with Chiu's gun. They flee but Tong is killed in a shootout with police. May begs an officer to take her child, since if he is repatriated ...
Plot: prostitution, murder, baby, sexploitation, nudity (full frontal - brief), police chase, police officer, police shootout, police officer killed, prostitute, sex scene, female nudity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
All the Wrong Reasons (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 118 min.
Story: An ensemble film about four everyday people: a store manager, a security guard, a fire fighter and a clerk who struggle in the aftermath of trauma.
Style: realistic, serious, humorous, captivating
Plot: couple relations, family relations, couples, starting over, single parent, store, single mother, adultery, husband wife relationship, post traumatic stress disorder, isolation, affair ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Everything's Gone Green (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Ryan, a good-natured slacker, is tempted into a money laundering scheme while working for a lottery magazine. A capitalistic comedy that asks the question - when is "enough" enough?
Style: realistic, semi serious, witty, humorous, talky ...
Plot: couples, buddies, love and romance, rise to the top, youth, dishonesty, drug abuse, unemployment, cons and scams, couple relations, breakup, lottery ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada
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56%
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Midnight Party (1976)
Genre: Drama, Comedy, Crime
Country: Belgium, Spain, France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Sylvia is a girl working the shifts at a night club in Cannes.
Style: sex comedy, sexy, sexploitation film
Plot: stripper, nudity (full frontal - brief), sexploitation, secret agents, swinger couple, female nudity, lesbianism, lesbian sex, torture, physical abuse, sex orgy, nightclub ...
Place: french riviera
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55%
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Bony a klid (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Martin is an innocent lad from small-town Mlada Boleslav who comes to big-city Prague, hoping to exchange his krona for deutschemarks so that he can visit Germany. A local spiv named Robert obliges Martin, but at an unfair exchange rate. When Martin ...
Plot: scam, money, hustler, disco, police, suitcase of money, naked man, nudity (full frontal - brief), topless woman, female nudity, smuggler, naked in public ...
Place: prague
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Ladies Max (1996)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Canada, Japan
Story: Popular pop group MAX (Mina, Lina, Nana, Reina) star in a wild teen drama based on the manga "Ladies" written by Masahide Motohashi.
Plot: girl fight, motorcycle, female nudity, motorcycle gang, fistfight, chase, street fight, violence, shoplifter, bar fight, security guard, fight ...
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47%
A Beginner's Guide to Endings (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The film centers on three brothers who, upon learning they only have a few days left to live, set off to reverse a lifetime of mistakes. Hopper and Simmons are playing the brothers' father and uncle, respectively, while Caan is one of the ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, light, witty ...
Plot: parents and children, family relations, last wish, family problems, ex athlete, self discovery, introspection, terminal illness, friendship, society, death, eccentric family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The White Spider (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 103 min.
Story: After an automobile accident, in which a man is unrecognizably burnt to a crisp, his wife's only able to confirm the corpse's identity by his talisman: a small, white spider. However, soon, there are more corpses walking around than at a ...
Style: suspense
Plot: private detective, basement, hanged woman, landlady, murder, assistant, intrigue, dead woman, assassin, police, fear, secret ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Time of the Gypsies (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Yugoslavia, Italy, UK
Duration: 142 min.
Story: In this luminous tale set in the former Yugoslavia, Perhan, an engaging young Romany with telekinetic powers, is seduced by the quick-cash world of petty crime that threatens to destroy him and those he loves.
Style: atmospheric, tragicomedy, surreal, touching, realistic ...
Plot: gypsy, ethnic, pregnancy, paranormal phenomena, bittersweet, coming of age, vengeance, telekinesis, village life, adolescence vs adulthood, parents and children, teenage life ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: former yugoslavia, europe, milan italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Lust and Revenge (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: This caustic Australian comedy is meant to burn those commercial interests who sponsor artists for tax breaks. It also a sexually unresponsive wife's revenge against her cheating husband. Heiress Georgina Oliphant, the daughter of ...
Style: sex comedy
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), satire, female nudity, male nudity, model, nude model
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Right Bank, Left Bank (1984)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Longtime friends Guarrigue and Sénanques own a successful law practice in Paris. The dreaded businessman Pervillard is one of their clients. One night, Sénanques, who is in an unhappy relationship, meets Sacha. For her sake, he causes a political ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), infidelity, sex, female nudity, cheating wife, bed, bare breasts, bedroom
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Observe and Report (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Mall security guard Ronnie Barnhardt is called into action to stop a flasher from turning shopper's paradise into his personal peep show. But when Barnhardt can't bring the culprit to justice, a surly police detective is recruited to close ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, tragicomedy, satirical, intense ...
Plot: shopping mall, robbery, delusion, thief, security guard, dark humor, workplace, workplace situations, farce, adolescence vs adulthood, unrequited love, justice ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
A Pool Without Water (1982)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The man has a monotonous job punching tickets for the Japanese railway. One night, while walking home, he saves Jun from getting raped by two hoodlums. A few days later, he sneaks into her house but gets discovered. Later, as he's watches his ...
Plot: eroticism, subway, drunken man, children, attempted rape, caught having sex, female nudity, frog, waitress, cinema, insect, police ...
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43%
A Butterfly in the Night (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Argentina
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The story is quite simple and effective, a street whore in Paris is taken home to her native Argentina by an in love rich landlord, of course family life is not the most suited for our girl, even worst when the rich guy has an acicdent that leaves ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), lesbian sex, sex, female nudity, lesbianism, homosexual, erotica, breasts
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41%
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 6.4
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Kajillionaire (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Two con artists have spent 26 years training their only daughter to swindle, scam and steal at every turn. During a desperate and hastily conceived heist, they charm a stranger into joining them, only to have their entire world turned upside down.
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating, alternative comedy
Plot: con artists, dysfunctional family, lgbt, heist, mother daughter relationship, stranger, scam, crimes, masseuse, pickpocket, attempted seduction, organized crime ...
Place: los angeles, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.3
 208
Hustle (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Germany, Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Maya and Tony are a modern-day Bonnie and Clyde. Maya seduces businessmen while Tony copies their credit cards. It's a smooth con until one of their victims, Pierce, pulls a gun. Instead of killing them, Pierce offers the desperate couple a ...
Style: serious, realistic, twists and turns, rough, neo noir ...
Plot: femme fatale, crimes, crime gone awry, criminal heroes, heist, couples, disorder, dishonesty, betrayal, intrigue, rivalry, gambling ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Indecent Desires (1968)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Zeb finds a doll and a ring in a garbage can. Then, he sees Ann going to work with her friend Babs. He thinks she looks like the doll. When he gets home, he caresses the doll... Ann feels it! When Zeb finds out about Ann's fiance Tom, he really ...
Plot: voodoo doll, sex, exploitation, female nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), woman's neck broken, stockings, dead woman on floor, neck breaking, female director
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Passion Holiday (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Four women take a boat trip to an island and run into a group of gangsters.
Plot: drunkenness, singer, yacht, murder, female nudity, secretary, nudie cutie, nudity (full frontal - brief)
Place: miami beach
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38%
The Silent Partner (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Miles Cullen is a bored teller at a bank in a Toronto mall who accidentally learns that his place of business is about to be robbed. Instead of informing his bosses or contacting the police, Miles cleverly devises a way of keeping the cash.
Style: serious, realistic, tense, suspenseful, neo noir
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chess, bank robbery, shopping mall, bank teller, christmas, disorder, hostage, master criminal, unlikely criminals, gangsters, criminal's revenge, confined ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: toronto ontario canada, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Closed Spaces (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The first Russian emo-movie, Closed Spaces is a story about the newest generation of Russians. Having grown up in Russia's crazy 1990s, an era filled with constant and drastic change, these teenagers have no solid ground beneath their feet. ...
Style: thought provoking, philosophical, unusual plot structure, psychological, captivating
Plot: kidnapped woman, sex, coming of age, stockholm syndrome, obsession, fear, hostage, phobia, emotional blackmail, emotionally unstable, in love, captivity ...
Place: russia
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38%
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Roma bene (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Italy, France, West Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Nino Manfredi is a police captain, giving an onlooker's point-of-view towards the decadent society folk. Party itself features a down & out baron, who dances with the party's glamorous hostess Virna Lisi so that he can steal her ...
Plot: corruption, sex, murder, female nudity, footsie under the table
Time: 70s
Place: italy, rome italy
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36%
 5.3
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Sweet Trash (1970)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: An alcoholic longshoreman, deep in debt to the mob, is forced into an increasingly debauched nightmare as he tries to avoid the thugs out to get him. Along the way, he meets local oddballs, violent criminals, and lusty women. With a mysterious ...
Plot: lesbian sex, female nudity, organized crime, stripper, gambling, loan shark, childhood friend, nudity (full frontal - brief), runaway, simulated sex
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36%
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Blood (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After not having seen each other in five years, Chris Terry goes to visit his younger sister Noelle Terry in Montréal. Their lives, both together and apart, have been turbulent ones with something toxic having affected the way they interact with ...
Style: suspense, tense, disturbing
Plot: brother sister incest, implied incest, junkie, relationships, prison, debt, brother sister relationship, erotica, bisexual man, sexual relations, dysfunctional family, financial problem ...
Place: montreal
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Woman with Red Boots (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: France, Italy, Spain
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An elderly millionaire manipulates an avant-garde writer and a happily married man.
Plot: surrealism, chess, female nudity, boots
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Angsthasen (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: self mutilation, flying, coercion, hallucination, phobia, psychopath, boredom, butt naked, gunshot, rooftop, strait jacket
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Claudia Case (1979)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Based on the true events that took place in the 70s, in Rio de Janeiro. The body of beautiful girl Cláudia Lessin Rodrigues, actress Márcia Rodrigues's sister, was found in the seashore. After Police investigation, it was found she had been ...
Plot: murder of a nude woman, crime investigation, corpse, criminal, murder, female nudity, violence, corruption, nudity (full frontal - brief), death, naked dead woman
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%