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Sicily! (1999)
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Sicily! (1999)
Original name: Sicilia!
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France, Germany
Duration: 66 min.
Story: A man returns to visit his native Sicily after living in New York for a long time. He learns about the Sicilian way of life from stylized conversations with an orange picker, his fellow train passengers, his mother, and a knife-sharpener.
Plot: female director
Place: sicily

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out light films with plots about female director, pubic hair, female nudity, male nudity, class struggle, world war two and sex mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Sicily!: Workers, Peasants (2001), Class Relations (1984), War and Peace: Part IV (1967), Negatives (1968), Uncle Tom's Cabin (1965). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Workers, Peasants (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Germany, Italy
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A group of men and women have been brought together after World War II, when Italy regained its national and territorial unity. They make up a primitive community which seeks to erase not only the distress created by the war but also the hardships ...
Style: light
Plot: forest, snow, class struggle, winter, fascist, widow, runaway, tree, prodigal son, classroom, reading, beating ...
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Class Relations (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany, France
Duration: 126 min.
Story: A young man (Christian Heinisch), recently arrived in New York from Europe, becomes swept up in a series of events that are beyond his knowledge or control.
Plot: alienation, labor, train, class struggle, ship, female director
Place: usa, new york
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Rescuers: Stories of Courage: Two Women (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The film is divided into two segments, both set in Europe during WWII.
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53%
From the Clouds to the Resistance (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, West Germany, UK, France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: 'Dalla nube alla resistenza (From the Cloud to the Resistance ) (1978), based on two works by Cesare Pavese, falls into the category of History Lessons and Too Early, Too Late as well. It, too, has two parts—a twentieth-century text and a ...
Plot: post war, mythology, greek mythology, italian history, resistance, myth, class struggle, world war two, female director
Time: 1940s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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War and Peace: Part IV (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 100 min.
Story: As Moscow is set ablaze by the retreating Russians, the Rostovs flee their estate, taking wounded soldiers with them, and unbeknownst to them, also Andrei. Pierre, dressed as a peasant, tries to assassinate Napoleon but is taken prisoner. As the ...
Plot: war
Time: 19th century
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41%
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Negatives (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A couple's bizarre romantic relationship is disrupted by the intrusion of a third person.
Plot: playing footsie, eyeglasses, female stockinged legs
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Uncle Tom's Cabin (1965)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany, France, Italy, Yugoslavia
Duration: 118 min.
Story: In the pre-Civil War South, a sadistic plantation-owner brutalizes his slaves to the point of them heaving no other choice but to rebel. Always obedient, peaceful and honest old slave Tom plays a central role in this tragedy.
Plot: exploitation, slavery, female whipping
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Bengali Night (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Switzerland, UK
Duration: 153 min.
Story: Allan (Hugh Grant) is an engineer working in 1930s Calcutta. He is invited to stay with the family of his boss, Narendra Sen (Soumitra Chatterjee) which includes his wife, Indira (Shabana Azmi) and daughter Gayatri (Supriya Pathak). Gayatri and ...
Plot: forbidden love, love triangle
Place: kolkata
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Three Rooms in Manhattan (1965)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: When his wife leaves him, a young French actor, François Combe, moves to New York to work for a television company. One evening, he meets an attractive young woman, Kay Larsi, in a bar.
Plot: hollywood, passion, telegram
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Uncle Tom's Cabin (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The life of an aging black slave, Tom, and the people he interacts with.
Plot: slavery
Place: new orleans, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Part 2, Sounder (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Poor black sharecroppers band together to build a school for their children.
Plot: family relations, african american, depression
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Christy (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A young teacher comes to the impoverished mountain region of Cutter Gap, Tennesse in 1912 and tries to make a difference. Based on the best-selling novel by Catherine Marshall.
Plot: dedicated teacher
Time: 1910s
Place: tennessee
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium, France, UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Two very different people become friends and partners in this nautical drama. Nikos (Stephen Rea) is a radio man working on a Greek freighter when he finds himself stranded in Hong Kong after the firm that owned his ship suddenly goes out of ...
Plot: opium, houseboat, female director
Place: china, hong kong
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32%
Shattered Glass (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Un hombre enfermo de leucemia busca desesperadamente un donador de médula.
Plot: sibling rivalry, family secret, leukemia, mental illness, dysfunctional family
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Christmas Tree (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A French-American millionaire (William Holden), his girlfriend (Virna Lisi) and his war buddy (Andre Bourvil) try to grant his dying son's every wish.
Plot: wolf, father son relationship, christmas, cancer, radiation, christmas tree
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1914 the Glorious Summer (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 117 min.
Story: An old aristocrat, short of money, who does not accept the new world ruled by the bourgeois class ,epitomized by the industrialist and by the doctor who finally grabs the the aristocrat's castle which soon will be turned into a hospital.
Plot: nude bathing, male nudity, female nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), bathing, pubic hair
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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K (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A mongolian interpretation of Kafka's "The Castle".
Plot: village, castle, mongol, book
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Traps (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An erotic thriller set in 1950 French Occupied Indo-China.
Plot: gay sex, panties pulled down, panties, white panties, female director
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Hungarians (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A group of landless Hungarian peasants accept work as migrant-laborers on a farm in northern Germany where the wages are good, and the wives and family are allowed to accompany them. Though it is in the midst of World War II, they are relatively ...
Plot: world war two, pow, humiliation, peasant
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Man Who Laughs (1966)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A 1966 French-Italian film version made in Italy, titled L'uomo che ride, directed by Sergio Corbucci. This version features elaborate colour photography but a very low production budget. The main action is shifted to Italy and moved ...
Plot: seduction, politics, sex, leader, disfigured face, freak, disfigurement
Time: 16th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Story of a Love Story (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Harry is a married writer who has an affair with a woman whose husband knows that she is unfaithful. As a result of his work, Harry has trouble distinguishing between fantasy and reality leaving us to wonder whether the affair is real or just a ...
Plot: love, imagination, self discovery, affair, female nudity, love triangle, pregnant woman nude
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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30 Door Key (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland, UK, France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young writer in 1939 Warsaw faces the conflict of acting his age or relapsing into childhood during the brink of World War II. Based on the famous novel Ferdydurke by Witold Gombrowicz.
Plot: teacher, adult as child, surrealism, boarding school, bully
Place: poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Seventies (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 128 min.
Story: A middle-class Filipino family struggles to survive in the era of dictatorship.
Plot: mother, martial law, torture
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Magic Mountain (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: Austria, West Germany, France, Italy
Duration: 153 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: literature, sanitarium, high society, tuberculosis, german abroad, hillside
Place: swiss alps
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Key Is in the Door (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
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Plot: homosexual, single parent, male nudity, school, family drama, pubic hair, shower
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Game of Seduction (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In this modern retelling of the classic Dangerous Liaisons, a virtuous young woman becomes the target of the schemes of an amoral womanizer who is in the habit of wooing women and killing their lovers and husbands in duels. When she finally succumbs ...
Plot: sex, female nudity, male nudity, erotica, bare breasts, pubic hair, female full frontal nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Fifth Monkey (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When Cunda, a man living deep in the Brazilian rainforest, is bitten by a snake, he has a hallucination of four chimpanzees. Once he recovers, he is shocked to find the four chimpanzees waiting for him at home, and, believing them to be special, ...
Plot: chimpanzee, monkey, snake, jungle
Place: brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Black Sun (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After learning the identity of the man who killed her husband, a young widow struggles with whether to forgive the killer or avenge her husband's death
Plot: funeral, wedding dress, male full rear nudity, loss of husband, revenge, female nudity, male nudity, falling off a cliff, female full frontal nudity, pubic hair
Place: sicily
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Tusk (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 119 min.
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Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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Law of Courage (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The true story of Rosario Livatino, a young judge in Sicily in the early 1980s, who have been nicknamed 'The Boy Judge' from the President of the Republic. He's strictly incorruptible, working hard and refusing even to shake hands ...
Plot: police, judge, mafia, murder, assassination, sicilian, carabinieri
Time: 90s
Place: sicily, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%