Movies like Scream of the Ants

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Scream of the Ants (2006)
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Scream of the Ants (2006)
Original name: Faryad moorcheha
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Iran, France, India
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A girl believing in God marries an atheist, who is consumed by doubt. They decide to spend their honeymoon in India...
Plot: spirituality, relationships, journey, prostitute, god, religion, female nudity, train, meaning of life, male nudity, atheism, wife husband relationship, hindu, surrealism, pilgrimage, guru, husband wife relationship, iranian, chair, simple man, hinduism
Place: india, iran

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, emotional and captivating films with plots about husband wife relationship, journey, female nudity, family relations, relationships, train and muslim mostly in Drama, Adventure and Comedy genres. Some movies like Scream of the Ants: Boycott (1986), The Cyclist (1989), Love Now (2007), Lost Seamen (2003), The Cage (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.9
 295
Boycott (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: Iran
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Valeh, a member of a leftist organization, is arrested by the SAVAK and sentenced to death. In prison, he reconsiders his relationships with members of his political cell, and begins to doubt the validity of the ideas for which he is condemned. At ...
Plot: prison, marxism, death sentence, death penalty, arrest, faith, political prisoner, guerilla warfare, political activist, murder, torture, husband wife relationship ...
Place: iran, middle east
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95%
 7.3
 2K
The Cyclist (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: Iran
Duration: 82 min.
Story: The wife of Nasim, an Afghan immigrant in Iran, is gravely ill. He needs money to pay for her care, but his day labor digging wells does not pay enough. A friend connects Nasim to a two-bit promoter who sells tickets to watch Nasim ride a bicycle ...
Style: psychological, gloomy, sincere, emotional, serious ...
Plot: immigrants, black market, cycling, gambling, refugee, dishonesty, coming of age, politics, filmmaking, injustice, religions or cults, refugees ...
Time: 80s
Place: iran, middle east, afghanistan
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 6.1
 350
Love Now (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: South Korea, Hong Kong
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Young-joon and So-yeo are a young couple with their marriage relatively stable. On a day their mutual friend opens a wine bar, they come across Min-jae and Yu-na, a couple quite the opposite of themselves. After a trade of talks, Young-joon becomes ...
Style: romantic, captivating, erotic, entertaining
Plot: mate swapping, couple relations, relationships, swingers, love and romance, husband wife relationship, family relations, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love story, marriage, male female relationship, romantic relationship ...
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 5.2
 200
Lost Seamen (2003)
Genre: Drama, Adventure
Country: France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Based on a novel by Jean-Claude Izzo, this melancholic movie focuses on three sailors being the last remaining crew members on their ship which is aground in the harbor of Marseille. After the owner has sold the "Aldébaran", only the ...
Plot: female director, abandoned ship, sailor, tragic event, male nudity, female nudity, pubic hair, masturbation
Place: marseille
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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 8.0
 3K
The Cage (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 188 min.
Story: In the days leading up to Partition, a Hindu woman is abducted by a Muslim man. Soon, she finds herself not only forced into marriage, but living in a new country as the borders between India and Pakistan are drawn
Style: emotional, semi serious, realistic
Plot: hindu, muslim, vengeance, family in crisis, bollywood, death in the family, family relations, family problems
Time: contemporary
Place: pakistan, india, asia, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 6.6
 69
Immortality (2016)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Iran
Duration: 145 min.
Story: Six families in different compartments of a train, moving through a rainy night. In a single, 145-minute take, the film depicts the families and how their lives are interwoven with each other. Vacillating between dream and reality, each story builds ...
Plot: journey, train, society, family, life, iranian
Place: iran
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 7.7
 15K
Water (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, India
Duration: 117 min.
Story: The year is 1938, and Mahatma Gandhi's groundbreaking philosophies are sweeping across India, but 8-year-old Chuyia, newly widowed, must go to live with other outcast widows on an ashram. Her presence transforms the ashram as she befriends two ...
Style: touching, melancholic, bleak, controversial, intense ...
Plot: prostitute, hinduism, friendship, sin, bollywood, couple relations, family problems, youth, lifestyle, adolescence vs adulthood, couples, exile ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century, year 1938
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Devil's Breath (1993)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Spain, France, Belgium
Duration: 90 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: atmospheric, stylized, contemplative, realistic, serious ...
Plot: immigrants, lake or river, family relations, river, on the road, society, escapades, adventure, deer, journey, husband wife relationship, mute ...
Time: middle ages
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 6.7
 3K
The Warrior (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: UK, France, Germany, India, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In feudal India, a warrior (Khan) who renounces his role as the longtime enforcer to a local lord becomes the prey in a murderous hunt through the Himalayan mountains.
Style: atmospheric, stylized, suspenseful, exciting, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, on the run, desert, leadership, adventure, danger, crimes, rivalry, change of heart, vengeance, redemption, lone wolves ...
Place: himalaya, india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
A Passage to India (1984)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 164 min.
Story: The film is set during the period of growing influence of the Indian independence movement in the British Raj. It begins with the arrival in India of a British woman, Miss Adela Quested (Judy Davis), who is joining her fiancé, a city magistrate ...
Style: twists and turns, captivating, talky, suspense, exciting ...
Plot: british raj, small town, politics, false accusation, legal, dishonesty, society, culture clash, adventure, tourist, sexual abuse, racism ...
Time: 1920s, 20s, 20th century, 70s
Place: india, asia, himalaya, london, kashmir ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.9
 165
Jericho (1991)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Venezuela
Duration: 90 min.
Story: At early 16th century a priest joins the spanish conquerros in order to bring christianity to the indios. The expedition is murdered by the indios, only the priest is sparred. Santiago, the priest, first tries to continue christianization, but ...
Plot: native american, invasion, indians, jungle, priest, gold, decapitation, male nudity, conquistador, religious conflict, cannibalism, missionary ...
Time: 16th century
Place: venezuela
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Sheltering Sky (1990)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: UK, Italy
Duration: 138 min.
Story: An American couple (John Malkovich, Debra Winger) drift toward emptiness in postwar North Africa.
Style: captivating, contemplative, psychological, realistic, serious ...
Plot: desert, friendship, infidelity, extramarital affair, adultery, family problems, friends, couples, performer's life, love triangle, couple relations, love affair ...
Time: 80s, 1940s
Place: sahara, africa, sahara desert, new york, morocco ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Last Monk (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The Last Monk is the journey of a young newly-married woman from the world of the newly-rich, 30-something IT engineers and corporate managers in New Delhi, to the vast, stark beauty of Ladakh in the Indian Himalayas. It is a journey from the ...
Plot: devotion, sexuality, self discovery, spirituality, surrealism, journey, enlightenment, exploration, reality, loyalty
Place: tibet
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Darjeeling Limited (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, India
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Three American brothers who have not spoken to each other in a year set off on a train voyage across India with a plan to find themselves and bond with each other -- to become brothers again like they used to be. Their "spiritual quest", ...
Style: talky, touching, humorous, road movie, emotional ...
Plot: introspection, dysfunctional family, train, suicide attempt, reconciliation, on the road, train ride, journey, grief, train travel, sibling relationship, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia, himalaya, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.8
 982
Liar's Dice (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: India
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The film follows Kamala, a young woman from Chitkul village and her girl child Manya, who embarks on a journey leaving their native land in search for her missing husband. Along this journey she encounters Nawazudin, a free spirited army deserter ...
Style: touching, emotional, realistic, captivating, serious
Plot: missing person, obsession, family relations, on the road, parents and children, journey, mother and daughter, search for father, friendship, love, couples, adventure ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 3.6
 62
Infrasexum (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA, West Germany
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A middle-aged man is having problems trying to regain his sexual drive. He leaves behind his old life and tries to discover a simpler happiness through painting and meeting new friends. Wanting to save him from a sexless fate, his friend (director ...
Style: road movie
Plot: artist, flashback, impotence, homosexual subtext, infidelity, gore, gambling, sex scene, lesbian sex, prostitute, kidnapping, self defense ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Chac: The Rain God (1975)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Mexico, Panama
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Unique story of a village's attempts to solve drought by appealing to the powers of a mysterious mountain-dwelling diviner.
Style: atmospheric, stylized, serious, suspense
Plot: survival, village, mountain, heroes, danger, escapades, supernatural, obsessive quest, religions or cults, starvation, destiny, village life ...
Time: 70s
Place: mexico, latin america, central america, guatemala
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.4
 127
Surfacing (1981)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Based on Margaret Atwood's best seller, Surfacing plunges you into the mysterious depths of the hostile Northern wilderness. Following her father's puzzling disappearance, Kate (Kathleen Beller), and her city-bred companions brave the ...
Style: art house
Plot: disappearance, search, hunter, falling off a cliff, female nudity, wilderness, pubic hair, cave painting, male nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), butt naked, father ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Fleeing from Evil to God (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: Iran
Duration: 65 min.
Story: Five men escape to a remote island in order to fight the Devil.
Style: allegory
Plot: devil, faith, islam, propaganda, muslim, religion, temptation
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Andersen. Life Without Love (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama
Country: Russia, Italy, Germany
Duration: 178 min.
Story: Drama based on life and love of a famous Danish writer Hans Christian Andersen.
Style: captivating, thought provoking, fairy tale
Plot: writer's life, historical figure, writers, male female relationship, life, lifestyle, historical character, relationships, elderly, female nudity, buried alive, holocaust ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Nayak: The Hero (1966)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A matinee idol is going by train to collect an acting award. On the train, he is confronted by a journalist who somewhat unwillingly starts to take his interview. Arindam, won over by Aditi's naivete, starts to disclose his past, his fears and ...
Style: realistic, serious, contemplative, talky
Plot: train, movie star, train ride, train travel, introspection, lifestyle, love and romance, actor's life, media, artists and showbiz, suicidal thoughts, glory ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: new delhi, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.1
 40
Santo Luzbel (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A conflict arises between the people of the town and the local priest when they have to decide how to represent certain biblical episode.
Plot: religion, spirituality, native american, journey, mexican, priest, death of child, indigenous, peasant, catholic church, actor, faith ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.8
 340
The Peddler (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: Iran
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The movie consists of three episodes that explore the lives of poor and desperate in Iran. In episode one, a very poor couple with many crippled children abandon their newly born baby in hopes that it will have a better future. In the second ...
Style: anthology
Plot: poverty, insanity, caretaker, cripple, old age, merchant, abandoned baby, mother son relationship
Place: iran
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Driving with My Wife's Lover (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After realizing that his wife has been cheating on him, mild-mannered stamp maker Tae-han leaves his small seaside town of Naksan determined to track down his wife's lover, a taxicab driver from Seoul named Joong-sik. During one of the most ...
Style: road movie, captivating, entertaining
Plot: jealousy, husband wife relationship, adultery, relationships, love and romance, family relations, romantic triangle, male female relationship, romantic rivalry, driving, affair, taxi ...
Place: seoul, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.5
 5K
City of Joy (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, UK
Duration: 132 min.
Story: In this drama, a wealthy American doctor learns some important lessons about life in one of the poorest cities on Earth. Max Lowe (Patrick Swayze) is a Houston surgeon who has grown weary of the bureaucracy of American medicine. When he loses a ...
Style: touching, serious, realistic, uplifting, sincere ...
Plot: hopes, friendship, wedding, leper, self discovery, human spirit, clinic, parents and children, doctors and patients, rich and poor, family relations, friends ...
Time: 90s
Place: india, kolkata, asia, middle east, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.3
 342
The Escapees (1981)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Marie and Michelle are escaping from a lunatic asylum. Michelle is a tough girl who knows how to survive on the road, but the extremely shy Marie desperately clings to her until Michelle gives in and promises help. The two get into a lot of trouble ...
Plot: mental institution, murder, stripper, erotic dance, skating, gypsy camp, exploitation, female nudity, strait jacket, voyeurism, lesbianism, thief ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Bajrangi Bhaijaan (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 163 min.
Story: A young mute girl from Pakistan loses herself in India with no way to head back. A devoted man with a magnanimous spirit undertakes the task to get her back to her motherland and unite her with her family.
Style: emotional, realistic, serious, disturbing, touching ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: bollywood, romance, forbidden love, love affair, love and romance, religions or cults, fall in love, love, prayer, loss of father, missing child, journey ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, pakistan, kashmir, california, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.8
 155
The Mongols (1973)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History
Country: Iran
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A director of a television series on the history of cinema, who has been grappling with the screenplay of his first feature film, receives an assignment to oversee the installation of a television relay station in a remote region of Zahedan ...
Style: avant garde
Plot: invasion, television, mongol, muslim, mass media, metaphor, cemetery, surrealism, antique dealer, culture, guillotine, antique ...
Place: iran, tehran iran, persia, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Last Local of 1:40 (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 143 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: twists and turns, humorous, suspenseful, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: gambling, train, prostitute, danger, escapades, crimes, gangsters, adventure, disorder, passenger, bollywood, nothing goes right ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.7
 604
The Actor (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Iran
Duration: 88 min.
Story: An Iranian actor named Akbar is trying to become a serious actor instead of the clown everyone considers him to be. However financial problems force him to abandon his dream of being an artistic actor. He also has to deal with his family problems ...
Plot: mental institution, charlie chaplin, deafness, hysteria, filmmaking, marital problem, gypsy, poverty, satire, actor, husband wife relationship, love ...
Place: iran
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%