Movies like Shame 2011

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Shame (2011)
 7.2
 170K
Shame (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Brandon is a New Yorker who shuns intimacy with women but feeds his desires with a compulsive addiction to sex. When his wayward younger sister moves into his apartment stirring memories of their shared painful past, Brandon's insular life spirals out of control.
Style: sexual, sincere, erotic, psychological, dark, touching, emotional, realistic, serious, bleak ...
Plot: pornography, sexual relations, sex addict, strong sexual content, addiction, sexuality, introspection, sexual dysfunction, masturbation, suicide attempt, human nature, sexual attraction, sexual activity, siblings relations, prostitute, thirty something, webcam, borderline personality disorder, sexual exploration, hopes, sexual identity, lifestyle, porn, couples, sibling relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city, madison square garden manhattan new york city, new jersey

Most similar movies to Shame

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out sexual, realistic, serious and talky films with plots about sex, male nudity, female nudity, sexual relations, obsession, pornography and sexuality mostly in Drama, Romance and Music genres. Some movies like Shame: Nymphomaniac: Vol. I (2013), 9 Songs (2004), Nymphomaniac: Vol. II (2013), Looking for Mr. Goodbar (1977), Q (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Nymphomaniac: Vol. I (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark, Germany, Belgium, UK, France
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A man named Seligman finds a fainted wounded woman in an alley and he brings her home. She tells him that her name is Joe and that she is nymphomaniac. Joe tells her life and sexual experiences with hundreds of men since she was a young teenager ...
Style: erotic, sexual, psychological, disturbing, sincere ...
Plot: sexuality, sexual relations, sexual perversion, lust, seduction, strong sexual content, virgin, sex, nymphomaniac, addiction, age difference, sex addict ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 80s, 21st century, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Sexual Chronicles of a French Family (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Three generations of a French family open up about their sexual experiences and desires after young Romain is caught masturbating in his biology class.
Style: sexual, talky, realistic, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: strong sexual content, first sex, sexual relations, family life, teenage life, coming of age, parents and children, youth, couples, family relations, sexuality, masturbation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.8
 20K
9 Songs (2004)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Matt, a young glaciologist, soars across the vast, silent, icebound immensities of the South Pole as he recalls his love affair with Lisa. They meet at a mobbed rock concert in a vast music hall - London's Brixton Academy. They are in bed at ...
Style: sexual, sexy, realistic, sincere, serious ...
Plot: erection, strong sexual content, sexual relations, looking for sex, couple relations, love affair, sex, lust, youth, love and romance, couples, desire ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: antarctica, england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Nymphomaniac: Vol. II (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark, Germany, Belgium, UK, France, Sweden
Duration: 124 min.
Story: The continuation of Joe's sexually dictated life delves into the darker aspects of her adult life and what led to her being in Seligman's care.
Style: erotic, sexual, disturbing, serious, realistic ...
Plot: sex addict, sexual perversion, sexual relations, addiction, lust, sex, destructive relationship, double penetration, erection, masochism, nymphomaniac, whip ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, 90s, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Looking for Mr. Goodbar (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 136 min.
Story: A dedicated schoolteacher spends her nights cruising bars, looking for abusive men with whom she can engage in progressively violent sexual encounters.
Style: realistic, serious, sexual, satirical, melancholic ...
Plot: sexual relations, self discovery, looking for love, nightlife, couples, family relations, looking for sex, city life, drug abuse, loneliness, sexuality, teacher ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.6
 5K
Q (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In a social context deteriorated by a countrywide economic crisis, the life of several people will be turned upside down after they meet Cecile, a character who symbolizes desire.
Style: sexual, realistic, stylized, serious, erotic
Plot: erection, lesbian sex, desire, pubic hair, masturbation, love affair, life is a bitch, healing power, self discovery, dealing with death, love and romance, sexual relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 5.9
 27K
Ken Park (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Netherlands, France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Ken Park focuses on several teenagers and their tormented home lives. Shawn seems to be the most conventional. Tate is brimming with psychotic rage; Claude is habitually harassed by his brutish father and coddled, rather uncomfortably, by his ...
Style: sexual, disturbing, realistic, serious, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: incest, strong sexual content, erection, masturbation, dysfunctional family, sexual relations, teenage life, coming of age, family relations, youth, innocence lost, tennis ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.2
 99K
The Dreamers (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France, Italy
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A young American studying in Paris in 1968 strikes up a friendship with a French brother and sister. Set against the background of the '68 Paris student riots.
Style: erotic, sexual, sexy, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: sexuality, incest, sexual relations, friends, lovers, rebelliousness, rebellion, protest, desire, strong sexual content, youth, sexual attraction ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century, year 1968
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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 6.4
 47K
Crash (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: After getting into a serious car accident, a TV director discovers an underground sub-culture of scarred, omnisexual car-crash victims who use car accidents and the raw sexual energy they produce to try to rejuvenate his sex life with his wife.
Style: sexual, erotic, disturbing, stylized, psychological ...
Plot: lust, obsession, sexuality, infidelity, hospital, sexual perversion, perversion, masochism, sexual obsession, adultery, sadism, car accident ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Sex, Lies, and Videotape (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A sexually repressed woman's husband is having an affair with her sister. The arrival of a visitor with a rather unusual fetish changes everything.
Style: sexual, talky, witty, psychological, sincere ...
Plot: infidelity, voyeurism, sexuality, sex, yuppie, therapist, drifter, interview, sexual obsession, desire, therapy, sexual tension ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.9
 218K
Boogie Nights (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 155 min.
Story: Set in 1977, back when sex was safe, pleasure was a business and business was booming, idealistic porn producer Jack Horner aspires to elevate his craft to an art form. Horner discovers Eddie Adams, a hot young talent working as a busboy in a ...
Style: captivating, sentimental, touching, stylized, intense ...
Plot: pornography, drug abuse, rise and fall, porn industry, sex, strong sexual content, cocaine, addiction, lifestyle, showbiz, fame, innocence lost ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s, year 1982
Place: usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Young & Beautiful (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Isabelle, a 17-year-old student, loses her virginity during a quick holiday romance. When she returns home, she begins a secret life as a prostitute for a year.
Style: sexual, erotic, psychological, serious, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: prostitute, strong sexual content, lust, teenage girl, female nudity, sexual exploration, older man younger woman relationship, sexual relations, teenage life, first sex, teenage prostitution, sex scene ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france, cote d'azur, tokyo, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Girlfriend Experience (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Chelsea is an in-demand call girl whose $2,000 an hour price tag allows her to live in New York's lap of luxury. Besides her beauty and sexual skill, Chelsea offers her clients companionship and conversation, or, as she dubs it, "the ...
Style: sexual, sexy, realistic, serious, art house ...
Plot: prostitute, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, workplace, social relations, couples, feminism, urban, sexual relations, couple relations, workplace situations, economic crisis, hotel ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, las vegas, manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Tokyo Decadence (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 135 min.
Story: A submissive hooker goes about her trade, suffering abuse at the hands of Japanese salarymen and Yakuza types. She's unhappy about her work, and is apparently trying to find some sort of appeasement for the fact that her lover has married.
Style: erotic, sexual, surreal, disturbing, tense ...
Plot: bdsm, prostitute, sex, bondage, sexual abuse, yakuza, opium, sexual relations, gangsters, couples, downfall, true love ...
Time: 90s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 4.5
 618
The Slut (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Israel, Germany
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Tamar, an attractive single mother, lives alone in a small village with her two daughters. Unsatisfied, she attempts to fill her many voids through meaningless sexual rendezvous.
Style: sexual, captivating, realistic, emotional, serious ...
Plot: sex, fall in love, couple relations, couples, redemption, single parent, opposites attract, thirtysomething life, family relations, love and romance, sexual relations, village ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: israel, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.2
 10K
Intimacy (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, UK, Germany, Spain
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Jay, a failed musician, walked out of his family and now earns a living as head bartender in a trendy London pub. Every Wednesday afternoon a woman comes to his house for graphic, almost wordless, sex. One day Jay follows her and finds out about the ...
Style: sexual, bleak, realistic, sincere, serious ...
Plot: erection, strong sexual content, infidelity, couple relations, love and romance, obsession, bartender, cheating wife, couples, love affair, taxi driver, sex ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, europe, england, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Welcome to New York (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, France
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Fiction inspired from the story of the rise and the fall of french politician and former head of the International Monetary Fund, Dominique Strauss-Kahn.
Style: sexual, gloomy, realistic, cynical, serious ...
Plot: infidelity, prostitute, lesbian sex, anti capitalism, human nature, obsession, life is a bitch, unfulfillment, strong sexual content, dishonesty, downfall, addiction ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.4
 26K
Live Flesh (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A scorned ex-convict forces himself into the lives of the couple who put him behind bars.
Style: psychological, realistic, serious, gloomy, sexual ...
Plot: lust, strong sexual content, infidelity, adultery, suicide, basketball, paraplegic, prostitute, bus, sexual relations, obsession, disability ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: madrid, spain, europe, sarajevo, barcelona spain ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Aleksandr's Price (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The life of an illegal Russian boy who, after losing his family, is pushed into becoming an escort - ultimately trying to come to terms with who he thinks he is.
Style: sexual, psychological, disturbing, gloomy, realistic ...
Plot: escort, prostitute, gay, russian, disorder, life turned upside down, self discovery, society, introspection, misfit, gender, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.5
 30K
Shortbus (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A group of New Yorkers caught up in their milieu converge at an underground salon infamous for its blend of art, music, politics, and carnality. The characters converge in a weekly Brooklyn social/artistic/sexual salon "Shortbus", loosely ...
Style: sexual, stylized, offbeat, biting, realistic ...
Plot: erection, sexual relations, s&m, gays and lesbians, homosexual, dominatrix, orgasm, gender, couples, looking for love, strong sexual content, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 7.1
 6K
Dog Days (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Austria
Duration: 121 min.
Story: In a suburb of Vienna during some hot summer days: A teacher who is in bondage to a sleazy pimp, a very importunate hitchhiker, a private detective on the run for some car vandals, a couple with a serious marriage problem and an old man, whose wife ...
Style: realistic, sexual, disturbing, offbeat, biting ...
Plot: strong sexual content, sexual relations, sex, heat, couples, stripper, couple relations, sexual perversion, violence, alcohol, longing, hitchhiker ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: austria
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.1
 848
Man at Bath (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Omar and Emmanuel go to great lengths to prove they are not in love.
Style: serious, emotional, sincere, sexual, realistic ...
Plot: gay, artists and showbiz, gays and lesbians, sexual relations, couple relations, couples, family problems, gender, introspection, breakup, self discovery, spouse leaving ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, usa, new york, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.3
 9K
Romance (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Although deeply in love with her boyfriend - and indeed sleeping in the same bed with him - a schoolteacher cannot handle the almost complete lack of intimacy he will allow. Increasingly frustrated, she gradually finds her sexual appetites leading ...
Style: erotic, sexual, sexy, realistic, serious ...
Plot: rape, infidelity, bondage, degradation, nymphomania, obsession, erection, photographer, bullfighter, nightclub, prostitute, love affair ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Beauty of the Day (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Beautiful young housewife Séverine Serizy cannot reconcile her masochistic fantasies with her everyday life alongside dutiful husband Pierre. When her lovestruck friend Henri mentions a secretive high-class brothel run by Madame Anais, Séverine ...
Style: sexual, mind bending, surreal, sexy, psychological ...
Plot: prostitute, brothel, infidelity, sexual relations, masochism, sexual perversion, couples, obsession, adultery, attempted murder, coma, double life ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Story of O (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, West Germany, Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The beautiful O is taken by her boyfriend, Rene, to a bizarre retreat, where she is trained in bondage and sexual perversion...
Style: sexual, sexy, realistic, psychological, disturbing ...
Plot: bdsm, sexual abuse, sexual relations, sadism, couples, perversion, dangerous attraction, love affair, power relations, obsession, bondage, sexual perversion ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Last Tango in Paris (1972)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 129 min.
Story: A young Parisian woman begins a sordid affair with a middle-aged American businessman who lays out ground rules that their clandestine relationship will be based only on sex.
Style: sexual, erotic, psychological, disturbing, stylized ...
Plot: sexual relations, sex, strong sexual content, self discovery, apartment, tragedy, love, destructive relationship, love and romance, couples, sexual exploration, romance ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.6
 3K
Whore (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: This melodrama investigates the life of a prostitute in a pseudo-documentary style.
Style: sexual, stylized, gloomy, offbeat, realistic ...
Plot: prostitute, sexual arousal, mistreatment, stockings, sex, rape, redemption, bdsm, urban, woman in danger, danger, life is a bitch ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Rambling Rose (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Rose, is taken in by the Hillyer family to serve as a 1930s housemaid so that she can avoid falling into a life of prostitution. Rose's appearence and personality is such that all men fall for her, and Rose knows it. She can't help herself ...
Style: sexy, touching, emotional, erotic, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: coming of age, love and romance, self discovery, love, prostitute, introspection, parents and children, youth, family relations, human nature, romance, fall in love ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century, 1920s
Place: georgia, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Clean and Sober (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Hotshot real estate salesman Daryl has a bad cocaine habit. After embezzling his company's money, he wakes up next to a girl who overdosed. To hide from the police, he checks into a rehabilitation program guaranteeing anonymity. Under the ...
Style: realistic, sincere, touching, serious, emotional ...
Plot: drug abuse, addiction, crimes, life is a bitch, human nature, introspection, downfall, going straight, self discovery, rehabilitation, drug addiction, drinking ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, philadelphia, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Diary of a Sex Addict (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A restaurant owner leads a double life.
Style: erotic, sexual, serious, realistic, biting ...
Plot: rough sex, sex addict, addiction, therapy, interracial sex, threesome, crumbling marriage, couple relations, unfulfillment, suburban life, life is a bitch, sexual relations ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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