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What Are You Looking For (2001)
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What Are You Looking For (2001)
Original name: Quello che cerchi
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The moving relationship of a man in crisis who would like to be a father, and a fatherless, mentally orphaned young rebel.
Plot: on the road, sexuality, rebel, globalization, love, father son relationship, rebirth, remote control, family relations, female nudity, male nudity

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, psychological and touching films with plots about family relations, female nudity, love, nudity (full frontal - brief), male nudity, couples and bare breasts mostly in Drama, Romance and Thriller genres. Some movies like What Are You Looking For: Tempting Fate (2015), Backroads (1997), A Good Murder (2006), Mother's Red Dress (2011), Shelter Me (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Tempting Fate (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Two brothers, one of deep faith and the other buried in a life of crime have their worlds torn apart when the wrong one goes to jail and the other commits an unforgivable act.
Style: suspense, psychological, touching, poignant, emotional
Plot: singer, family relations, brother, love, friendship, betrayal, forgiveness, god, criminal, loser, brother brother relationship, justice ...
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95%
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Backroads (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Spain, 1974. A teenager and his father are traveling in a car that is the only property they have. Their life is a continuous move by desolate coastal apartments in the tourism low season. When forced to change route and get away from sea, their ...
Style: road movie, sexy, semi serious, realistic, touching ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love, salesman, virgin, crimes, on the road, father, sea, couples, family relations, village, village life, rebelliousness ...
Time: 70s
Place: spain, europe
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A Good Murder (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
Story: An illegal immigrant on the run from a Russian mafia boss, falls for an artist. When he discovers her family home is worth millions, he hatches a plot to get hold of the deeds.
Plot: female nudity, criminal gang, sex talk, house, sex scene, deception, mother daughter relationship, love, money, illegal immigrant, family relations, cheating
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92%
Mother's Red Dress (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Laura Ullman, a single mother, kills her abusive ex-boyfriend and turns the gun on her son when he threatens to call the police. Paul leaves home to start a better life and falls for Ashley, a young woman looking for direction in her life, unaware ...
Style: romantic, suspense, captivating, entertaining
Plot: love, domestic violence, murder, romantic friendship, male female relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, fall in love, memories, implanted memory, crimes, love and romance, love affair ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
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Shelter Me (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Anna and Mara return from a holiday abroad, and realize that Anis, a young Moroccan immigrant, managed to hide in their car in order to cross the border to Italy. At first unsure of what to do, they then decide to take him with them.
Style: serious, sentimental, sincere, psychological, sexy ...
Plot: lesbian relationship, love and romance, lesbian, immigrants, society, romance, family relations, couples, social differences, eccentric family, family life, lgbt ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
Romeo & Juliet (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Adaptation of Shakespeare's play, presented originally on television for schools in the UK.
Plot: family relations, male female relationship, father son relationship, shakespeare's romeo and juliet, love, mother daughter relationship, father daughter relationship, shakespeare, mother son relationship
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86%
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Loving (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Laura and Carlos love each other as if every day was the last, and perhaps that first love intensity is what will tear them apart a year later.
Style: erotic, romantic, sexy, touching, disturbing
Plot: sex scene, infidelity, love, erotica, jealousy, female nudity, sexuality, romance, platonic, love and romance, sex, porn ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
Father's Chair (2012)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Brazil
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Theo is living the good life in an upscale Brazilian neighborhood. He’s a hardworking doctor, husband, and father. However, Theo has chosen his career over his family, and little by little he discovers that his world is crumbling around him. His ...
Style: realistic, serious, emotional, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: family relations, on the road, life turned upside down, couples, family problems, disorder, crumbling marriage, self discovery, relationship vs career, parents and children, father son relationship, teenage boy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: brazil, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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Venus Talking (2001)
Genre: Drama, Comedy, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Novellist Venus lives with her family out of Berlin and moves temporarily to the city where she is starting to write a new book. Her fans can watch her via a webcam. Away from husband and children she begins an affair with Fabrizio...
Plot: sex, sexuality, adultery, female nudity, male nudity, first kiss, first love, internet, coming of age, caught in the act, puberty, family relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
The Exhibitionist Files (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Lisa (Catalina Larranaga) is a beautiful sex researcher on a serious assignment: She's trying to discover why exhibitionists enjoy having their naked bodies seen by those who are not expecting to see them.
Style: psychological, disturbing, captivating, sexploitation film
Plot: female exhibitionist, sexuality, research, sexploitation, sex, erotica, female nudity, exhibitionism, sexual exploration, experiment, seduction, attempted seduction ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Beyond the Limit (1983)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, Mexico
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Set in a small politically unstable Latin American country, the story follows the half English and half Latino Dr. Eduardo Plarr, who left his home to find a better life. Along the way he meets an array of people, including British Consul Charley ...
Style: tense, realistic, serious, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: diplomat, revolution, kidnapping, love affair, doctor, rebel, political unrest, politics, starting over, alcoholic, prostitute, female nudity ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: latin america, paraguay, argentina, south america
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80%
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Murari (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Circa 1800's a Jamindar (Prakash Raj) insults Durga Devi by stealing her idol in the temple in a state of intoxication.An enraged Devi kills him and puts a curse on his heirs that she is going to take one family member each every 48 years. And ...
Plot: family relations, love, secret, victim, self sacrifice, curse, drowning, grandmother grandson relationship, abortion, idol, survival, pilgrimage ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
The American Standards (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: At a crossroads in his life, Doc Jennings goes home to celebrate his mother's birthday and uncovers dramatic family secrets. Lies, affairs and afflictions bubble to the surface of his seemingly perfect family. Can they come back together or is ...
Style: realistic, serious, psychological, captivating
Plot: family relations, family problems, couples, parents and children, family in crisis, wedding anniversary, life turned upside down, love, father son relationship, hospital, society, golden years ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
True and Tender is the North (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Portugal
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Adaptation of a 1987 novel by Agustina Bessa Luis, a multi-generation exploration of a wealthy family with a mysterious past and a house on the island of Madeira.
Plot: island, family relations, fog, generation, male nudity, opera, mountain, amazon, family secret, female nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), incest ...
Time: 19th century
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78%
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Frozen City (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Finland
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Looking to outrun the horrors of his past, a tormented cabbie flees Helsinki for an apartment complex in the suburbs, only to discover that new neighbors bring new problems. What ensues is a raw, realistic tragedy with an unwaveringly humane core.
Plot: prison visit, divorce, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, mother daughter relationship, anxiety, father daughter relationship, neighbor, pets, suburbs, nudity (full frontal - brief), family relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Dora or The Sexual Neuroses of Our Parents (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Switzerland, Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After her mother decided that the eighteen-year-old mentally disabled Dora no longer has to take psychotherapeutic drugs, the young woman begins to blossom. The sedated teenager was never a problem for her surroundings – but new challenges arise ...
Style: touching, realistic, serious, sentimental, erotic ...
Plot: life turned upside down, family relations, family problems, couple relations, pregnancy, parents and children, unlikely couple, mentally challenged, disorder, family in crisis, sexual relations, sexuality ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: switzerland
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72%
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Forever Lulu (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A schizophrenic romantic tracks down her college sweetheart to help her find their son she gave up for adoption sixteen years ago to the dismay of his new wife.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, witty, offbeat
Plot: on the road, lovers reunited, couple relations, love and romance, lost love, love, kidnapping, adoption, parents and children, mental illness, romance, misfit ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, los angeles, wisconsin
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71%
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Lottery (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Iran
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Two Iranian teenagers in love want to get married, travel to the US to get a green card and live there, but their parents object. With not enough money saved, they pin their hopes on winning the state lottery to fund their trip, but tragedy derails ...
Style: tense, psychological, suspense, sentimental, disturbing ...
Plot: aspiration, family relations, immigration, green card, forced prostitution, love, troubled marriage, youth, american dream, parents and children, love and romance, couples ...
Time: 21st century
Place: iran, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Love Under the Elms (1975)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An adolescent boy and girl meet at a rural, turn-of-the-century Austrian resort where they are vacationing with their respective liberal-minded, single parents. Their budding love affair hits a serious snag when their two parents fall in love as ...
Plot: first sexual experience, teenage love, mother daughter relationship, father son relationship, rivalry, aspiring actress, flying, lust, spider, voyeurism, mentally challenged, fever ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Apricot Island (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Slovakia
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A captivating story of Babika, a woman who experienced in life with full of passion, cruelty of fate and unbridled love. Set in a secluded apricot orchard in southern Slovakia, the film draws you into a whirlwind passion of three men- two are ...
Plot: femme fatale, love, looking for love, village life, family, small village, sibling relationship, suicide, sex with sister in law, sex with brother in law, neglected wife, female nudity ...
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68%
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Summer Affair (1971)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A very young Ornella Muti plays a rich girl who falls for an older hippie boy. Her parents don't approve and try to stop her from seeing him so they run away to a villa (Her parents') by the sea. Later they are shipwrecked on a deserted ...
Style: surprise ending, ambiguous ending
Plot: love, island, hippie, erotica, desert island, rich girl, coming of age, running, rock, cave, attraction, wilderness ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Hungry Hearts (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 109 min.
Story: The relationship of a couple who meet by chance in New York City is put to the test when they encounter a life or death circumstance.
Style: realistic, touching, serious, sad, gloomy
Plot: pregnancy, family problems, life turned upside down, couples, husband wife relationship, vegetarian, mental illness, saving a life, tragic event, paranoia, murder, father son relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, brooklyn new york city
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65%
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www.XXX.com (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Philippines
Duration: 105 min.
Story: www.XXX.com peeks into the world of internet prostitution. A Fil-Am girl (Palermo) escapes the consequences of her State-side abortion by going back to her home country. With relatives greeting her with unwelcome arms, Joanna tries to make sense of ...
Style: erotic, tense, psychological, disturbing
Plot: erotica, prostitution, hacker, sexuality, male female relationship, erotic fantasy, sexual relations, financial problem, relationships, family problems, sexual content, family relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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Unanswered Prayers (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After his football career, Ben Beck returned to his Virginia small town and joined the family building firm. His family happiness with wife Lorrie and adolescent son Jessie is suddenly tested by the return of Ben's first high-school love, Ava ...
Style: realistic, psychological, atmospheric, captivating, sexy ...
Plot: family relations, couples, homecoming, love and romance, society, husband wife relationship, infidelity, seduction, father son relationship, lovers reunited, family business, lifetime ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Being Charlie (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Charlie is a troublesome 18-year-old who breaks out of a youth drug treatment clinic, but when he returns home to Los Angeles, he's given an intervention by his parents and forced to go to an adult rehab. There, he meets a beautiful but ...
Style: melancholic, exciting, touching, thought provoking, sentimental ...
Audience: teen drama
Plot: teenager, drug addiction, drug addict, drug use, drugs, drug rehab, rehabilitation, heroin, father son relationship, escape, love, intervention ...
Place: los angeles
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62%
Road to Paloma (2014)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After a brutal injustice occurs on a Native American reservation, a son must find redemption for the actions of his past. Road to Paloma is the beautiful journey of two bikers traveling across America's vast west. While Native American Wolf ...
Style: serious, realistic, road movie
Audience: boys' night
Plot: nothing to lose, vigilantism, friendship, on the run, crimes, family relations, on the road, vengeance, revenge, biker, motorcycle, male objectification ...
Time: future, contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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61%
What You Don't See (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Germany, Austria
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Two strangers have a strong impact on a young man who's spending some time with his family in this drama from Germany. Seventeen-year-old Anton has been struggling to make sense of his life since his father committed suicide when Anton was ...
Style: tense, serious, atmospheric, psychological, twists and turns ...
Plot: family relations, mysterious character, teenage life, dangerous attraction, estrangement, youth, destructive relationship, fight, mother son relationship, manipulation, siblings relations, bad influence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, france
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60%
Love to Eternity (1972)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Liza slowly replaces Melampo, Giorgio's dog. While she accepts it, Giorgio forces her to wear collars and leashes.
Style: sexy, grotesque
Plot: erotica, girl, perversion, fetish, island, isolation, female nudity, sex, dog, love, boat, sea ...
Time: 70s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Young Nun (1964)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The life of Antonio suddenly changes when she meets Serena, a young nun who took the veil to escape the hard life of the country and has chosen the provision of assistance to the sick to get out of the convent, which falls in love, moving from the ...
Plot: 40 year old, newcomer, family relations, controversy, older man younger woman relationship, catholic church, innocence, forbidden love, love, nun, catholic, peasant ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Bridesmaid (2004)
Genre: Thriller, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Germany, Italy
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A hard-working young man meets and falls in love with his sister's bridesmaid. He soon finds out how disturbed she really is.
Style: psychological, serious, captivating, suspenseful, sincere ...
Plot: murder, love at first sight, femme fatale, dangerous attraction, love affair, destructive relationship, romance, crimes, mentally unstable, power relations, couples, siblings relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, france, brittany
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%