Movies like Silencing Mary

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Silencing Mary (1998)
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Silencing Mary (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Mary Stuartson is proud to be the first in her family to attend a university, but when her roommate, Holly, is raped by the school's star football player, Mary, who is a reporter for the college newspaper, begins her own investigation.
Plot: dancing, rape, american football, party, college, journalism, loyalty, newspaper, drinking, undressing, locker room, dressing room

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Most similar movies to Silencing Mary

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, disturbing, emotional and psychotronic films with plots about party, drinking, rape, college, female nudity, dancing and loyalty mostly in Drama and Comedy genres. Some movies like Silencing Mary: The Corridor (1995), The New Interns (1964), Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders (1979), The Weather Inside (2015), R.P.M. (1970). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.2
 550
The Corridor (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, Lithuania, France, Netherlands
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The atmosphere of a corridor between yesterday and tomorrow, where many doors open into the unknown ... A series of faces, gestures and images both real and imagined time. (A fragmentary narrative without dialogue and depicts several people in ...
Plot: female nudity, fire, party, arson, smoking, dancing, shotgun, drinking
Place: lithuania
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The New Interns (1964)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: rape, hospital, injury, lovers, married couple, infertility, gang war, drinking, mental illness, stretcher, surgery, operating room ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A newspaper editor decides to send his girlfriend, who is also a reporter on the paper, undercover to try out for the cheerleading team for the Dallas Cowboys in order to do an "insider's" story.
Plot: american football, journalism, cheerleading, cheerleader, newspaper, legs, pretty legs, leotard, salute, undercover
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
The Weather Inside (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A luxury hotel in a conflict zone. Development aid worker Dorothea begins an affair with a young drifter, Alec, but what starts as sweet distraction brings her dangerously close to losing control.
Plot: hotel, refugee, cocaine, love, war, refugee camp, female director, vomiting, drinking, dinner, vandalism, loyalty ...
Place: middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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 5.2
 484
R.P.M. (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: R.P.M. stands for (political) revolutions per minute. Anthony Quinn plays a liberal college professor at a west coast college during the hedy days of campus activism in the late 1960s. Radical students take over the college, the president resigns, ...
Plot: college, sexploitation, sociology, sociologist, revolution, female nudity, protest
Time: 1960s, 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 5.7
 7K
Goat (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Reeling from a terrifying assault, a nineteen year old enrolls into college with his brother and pledges the same fraternity. What happens there, in the name of 'brotherhood,' tests him and his loyalty in brutal ways.
Style: captivating, melancholic, disturbing, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: college, student, sibling relationship, college student, death of friend, father son relationship, nervousness, drugs, false accusation, drunkenness, 19 year old, dormitory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 5.9
 104
Analog Days (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Newhall, California sits about thirty miles north of Los Angeles, not quite the middle of nowhere, but not exactly a real city either. It's somewhere in between. A place where the youth work at Video Depot, go to community college, struggle ...
Plot: new wave, unrequited love, party, vandalism, blond boy, drinking, ethnic hatred, subculture, pizza delivery, punk rock, teenage boy, prejudice ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.4
 176
The American (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: After the horror of the Civil War, 'ignorant' Christopher Newman made his fortune. He travels to France is search of cultural treasures. He won't get past the Paris nightlife. After an affair with a haughty painter, he falls in love ...
Plot: brother brother relationship, dog, sex, drinking, falling, loyalty, ritual, duel, bed, abuse
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Throatful of Strawberries (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A story about partly miserable lives of middle aged men and unfulfilled dreams of youth.
Plot: drinking, reunion, party, barge, middle aged man, success, friendship, game playing, drink, drunkenness, memory, restaurant ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Subwave (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: College swimmer Chad Billingsley is his middle class family's pride and joy. After a moody phase of scared denial, he owns up to father, attorney Roger, that Rosalie Frank, the provocatively dressed waitress who attended his frat's last ...
Plot: swimming pool, party, father son relationship, trial, son, abuse, mother, regret, family crisis, statutory rape, fire, rape ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
My Son Is Innocent (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: After a brutal nighttime attack on a woman alone in her suburban home, police investigators zero in on teenager Eric Sutter. When the victim identifies Sutter as her attacker, the legal system closes in on the boy as friends, neighbors and the media ...
Plot: rape, falsely accused, false accusation, police investigation, mistaken identity, courtroom, police interrogation, police station, imprisonment
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Wishing Well (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Widower, Mark Jansen, owns and runs the local newspaper for the Midwest town he grew up in. As he struggles to make ends meet, his daughter takes his happiness into her hands by going down to the famous wishing well their little town is known for, ...
Style: serious, sentimental, feel good, touching
Audience: family outing
Plot: small town, journalism, introspection, fish out of water, wish come true, family, hopes, starting over, elderly, newspaper, money problems, small town life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
A Reason to Believe (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Sorority gal Charlotte's innocence is lost after she is raped during a frat party. Confused, terrified and shunned by her peers, she finds solace and the courage to confront her attacker after she is befriended by the leader of a campus ...
Style: sexual, disturbing, emotional, sincere, touching ...
Plot: college, friendship, rape, frat party, sexual relations, college life, feminism, life is a bitch, society, youth, betrayal, strong sexual content ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Girl, the Body, and the Pill (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A suburban high school teacher is fired from her job for teaching sex education. But she continues to give private sessions at her home to her former students leading to rumors and complications around town.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: exploitation, rape, sex education, abortion, high school, sex, teacher, mother daughter relationship, classroom, lawyer, rock band, infidelity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Taking Back My Life: The Nancy Ziegenmeyer Story (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: True story about a rape victim who took a stand that rape is never the victim's fault and inspired many other victims who felt shame about what had happened to them to speak out.
Plot: rape victim, confrontation, control, victim, life, publicity, reflection, rape, courtroom, compassion, newspaper
Place: iowa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 4.9
 100
Out of Step (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Graced with the instinctive ability to dance, Jenny Thomas wants nothing more than to become a professional dancer. All of her hard work pays off when she is accepted to a prominent dance program in New York. Against her mother's will, but with ...
Plot: dancer, dancing, mormon, dance, latter day saints, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, mormonism
Place: utah, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Forever Tomorrow (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: 'Forever Tomorrow' weaves a narrative out of the speeches given in AA meetings, the interrupted life of a party girl, a young couple who have lost their connection to one another, and the relationships Aaron, a rent boy, and his clients ...
Plot: rent boy, alcohol abuse, homelessness, party, drinking, unemployment, recovery
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 7.2
 12
Ben & Sam (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A college heartthrob meets a college newbie - a challenge, a tension, a discovery, and a love that will change everything between them.
Plot: gay, college, male homosexuality, dressing room, locker room, gay relationship, homosexuality, gay lead character, college student, gay slur, gay interest
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Spinning Into Butter (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A hate crime on the campus of a New England college puts the school's dean (Parker) in a position where she has to examine her own feelings about race and prejudice, while maintaining her administration's politically correct policies.
Style: disturbing, thought provoking, realistic, serious, contemplative ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: college, racism, society, journalism, fighting the system, rebellion, investigation, african american, discrimination, social relations, crimes, graphic violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: vermont, new england, usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Nie mehr wie es war (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Tomas is happy as family father, raising teen son Milan (as his knavish buddy) and running-especially gastronomically- a club with his mother Nike, whose absences to take course aiming for career progress causes tension. Covering for Milan's ...
Plot: male bonding, drinking, adultery, male nudity, kissing, undressing, fight, boxer shorts, sex scene, male friendship, fatherhood, friendship between men
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Potential Inertia (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Declan Holmes is graduating college, a hard enough time as it is, and heading out into the real world. The loss he experiences is like nothing he has ever known before. 'Potential Inertia' is the story of his journey through a very ...
Plot: college, graduation, love, loss, friendship, hopes
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Farewell, Kuro (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Based on a true story set in Matsumoto city, Nagano, during 1960s. A stray dog wanders into a high school's grounds. The dog, named Kuro, stays at the school and becomes a special friend to everyone.
Plot: loyalty, dog
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.2
 158
Silent Witness (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The marriage of a young working-class woman is jeopardized when she witnesses her brother-in-law's participation in a gang rape of an intoxicated woman in a neighborhood bar.
Plot: rape, fear, family conflict, family relations, gang rape, husband wife relationship, rape victim, courtroom, female nudity, trial, witness, secret ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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God's Not Dead 2 (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: When a high school teacher is asked a question in class about Jesus, her reasoned response lands her in deep trouble and could expel God from the public square once and for all.
Style: christian film
Plot: christian, teacher, lawsuit, faith, manipulation, prayer, school, courtroom drama, religious persecution, high school, christianity, protest ...
Place: phoenix arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.1
 206
My Son Johnny (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Anthony Cortino lives with his mother in a quiet suburb. His father is dead, and his violent criminal brother is a long way off, in the city, and if Anthony has his way, that's where he will stay. However, Johnny runs into trouble with the ...
Plot: knife, trial, fratricide, saxophone, forest, childhood memory, kitten, violence, arrow, brother
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.0
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Spa Night (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A young Korean-American man works to reconcile his obligations to his struggling immigrant family with his burgeoning sexual desires in the underground world of gay hookups at Korean spas in Los Angeles.
Plot: gay, gay teenager, korean american, spa, lgbt, bus, birthday party, party, church, holding hands, dorm room, pubic hair ...
Place: los angeles, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.0
 105
Mondo Keyhole (1966)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Howard Thorne is a rapist in Los Angeles: he meets women at work and at parties or he sees them walking down the street, and he follows them, terrifies them, and assaults them. He also dreams about these assaults, and he's unclear how much of ...
Style: psychotronic, cult film
Plot: serial rapist, revenge, rape, rapist, lesbian, husband wife relationship, castration, nudity (full frontal - brief)
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.7
 228
Kick (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A champion high school rugby player has a secret desire to be a ballet dancer, having spent 11 years in ballet school. Seizing an opportunity to audition for a local company's presentation of "Romeo and Juliet", he nonetheless fears ...
Plot: gay slur, dancing, prejudice, dance, self confidence, rugby, boarding school, ballet, friendship, dead mother, loyalty
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Two Girls for a Madman (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Two young girls in New York City studying to be ballet dancers are chosen by a crazed sex fiend to be his next victims. He rapes one of them at gunpoint and then proceeds to stalk and terrorize both of them.
Plot: ballet, rape, stalker, shower, female nudity, carjacking, gay slur, nudity (full frontal - brief), air disaster, car theft, exploitation
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, greenwich village manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Act of the Heart (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A woman's peculiar religious convictions lead her on a self-destructive path.
Plot: catholic, devotion, loyalty, self destruction, nudity (full frontal - brief), self destructing, religious fanatic, female nudity, undressing, protestant, religion, religious
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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