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Seduced and Abandoned (1964)
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Seduced and Abandoned (1964)
Original name: Sedotta e abbandonata
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The film presents the tale of Agnese Ascalone, daughter of prominent miner Vincenzo Ascalone, and takes place in a small town in Sicily. Agnese is seduced by her sister Matilde's fiance, and has a tryst with him for which she confesses and tries to repent, only to be discovered by her mother and father. The film is a dark satire of Sicilian social customs and honor laws, and is very similar to Divorce, Italian Style.
Style: clever, humorous, suspense, realistic, witty, cynical, neorealism, semi serious, biting
Plot: pregnancy, satire, seduction, love triangle, family relations, parents and children, infidelity, family problems, unwanted pregnancy, family in crisis, hypocrisy, family tradition, disorder, family feud, manners, dishonesty, dysfunctional family, abandonment, teenage love, revenge, kidnapping, court, domestic violence, judge, forced marriage ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s
Place: sicily, europe, italy, southern italy, sicily italy

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The First Beautiful Thing (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 122 min.
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Time: 21st century, 80s, 70s
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Divorce Italian Style (1961)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A married Sicilian baron falls in love with his cousin and vows to wed her, but with divorce illegal he must concoct a crime of passion to do away with his wife.
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Time: 20th century, 60s, 18th century
Place: italy, sicily, europe
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The Seduction of Mimi (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Mimi is a Sicilian dockworker who loses his job when he votes against the Mafia candidate in what he thinks is a secret ballot. He leaves his wife behind and goes to Turin, where he meets and moves in with Fiore, a street vendor and Communist ...
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Place: sicily, italy, europe, turin italy, southern italy
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Country: Italy, France
Duration: 150 min.
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Style: talky, cynical, biting, suspense, semi serious ...
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Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: rome italy, italy
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Change of Plans (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
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Audience: girls' night
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Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: france, paris france, europe
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Duration: 93 min.
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Plot: satire, life turned upside down, family relations, righting the wronged, working class, forced into action, family problems, eviction, society, family life, hopes, family in crisis ...
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Place: italy, rome italy
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Country: USA
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Country: Italy
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Senegal, France, Switzerland, UK, Netherlands, Italy
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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