Movies like Sin & Redemption

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Sin & Redemption (1994)
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Sin & Redemption (1994)
Original name: Sin and Redemption
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Taking a short-cut home from work, high-schooler Billie Simms is raped. Not only does the incident cause an unwanted pregnancy that damages her college expectations, but it also outrages her smugly religious father who pressures her to give up the baby.
Plot: child born of rape, pregnant from rape, female director, rape, pregnancy, father, woman, morality, kidney, double standard

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, emotional and touching films with plots about female director, rape, pregnancy, pregnant from rape, family relations, racism and child born of rape mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Sin & Redemption: Johnny Belinda (1982), Family Rescue (1996), Zooey & Adam (2009), 37 (2016), Family of Strangers (1993). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Johnny Belinda (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: While attempting to set up a communal garden in the poverty stricken rural community of Hatcher, Bill Richmond becomes aware of a silent, mute, disheveled girl by the name of Belinda. He soon learns that she is considered mentally handicapped by the ...
Style: slasher
Plot: sign language, deaf, rapist, child born of rape, deafness, rape victim, pregnant from rape, pregnancy, rape, sexploitation
Place: nova scotia
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Family Rescue (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The court has given custody of Emma Hayes' child to the baby's father, a man who raped Emma when she was only fifteen years old. It's up to the baby's grandfather, Clayton Hayes to prevent the child from being handed over until ...
Plot: vigilantism, pregnant woman, self justice, child abandonment, police, rape victim, pregnant, stalking, trailer, minister, rape and revenge, woman in labor ...
Place: virginia
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Zooey & Adam (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Adam and Zooey have been trying to have a baby for several months, only to end up pregnant after a rape. Unsure of the parentage of their child, they decide to have the baby anyway.
Plot: rape, female nudity, interrupted sex, pregnant from rape, sex, love, abortion, gang rape, pregnancy, unknown father, rapist, infertility ...
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37 (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: On a March night in 1964, 37 neighbors in Queens, New York, witness the brutal murder of Kitty Genovese. None of them takes action or calls the police. 37 tells the story of a few of these people and what led up to the night when they unexplainably ...
Plot: rape, murder, racism, indifference, loss of innocence, apathy, female director, witness
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33%
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Family of Strangers (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Julie must disclose her family's medical history before undergoing major surgery: when she questions her family, she discovers that she was adopted and, later, that her conception was the product of a rape.
Style: serious, realistic, emotional, touching, sincere
Plot: babies and infants, life is a bitch, family relations, family problems, adoption, missing person, custody, terminal illness, doctors and patients, defloration, pregnant from rape, flashback ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
La diosa del puerto (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After being convicted of killing her rapist, a woman gives birth to a baby in jail. Regrettable accidents cause her to lose contact with her son. Twenty years later...
Plot: sailor, arrested, female protagonist, vigilantism, rape and revenge, self justice, murder, child born of rape, release from prison, village, jail, arrest ...
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28%
A Scream from Silence (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A director and an editor, both woman, cannot work on a movie presenting the rape of a nurse without reacting on the scenes they're working on, the situation of womanhood in general, and the way the 'Justice' handle those cases of rape.
Plot: rape, female director, rape victim, interview, rapist, contemplating suicide, hate, feminism, misogyny, girl, male female relationship, shame ...
Place: africa
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27%
The Killing Yard (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Lawyers must defend a prisoner accused of murdering two of his inmates during the Attica prison riots in 1971.
Plot: female director, false accusation, helicopter, prison, courtroom, murder, massacre, political corruption, prison riot
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The Color of Courage (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Based on the landmark civil rights case Sipes vs. McGhee, The Color of Courage chronicles the friendship between a white woman and a black woman whose family, the McGhees, has moved into a previously all-white neighborhood. A McGhee granddaughter, ...
Style: inspirational
Plot: female director, neighbor, african american, civil rights, segregation, civil rights movement, interracial relations, supreme court, racism
Time: 1940s, 40s
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Beans of Egypt, Maine (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The Beans are poor, proud, hated by all, but alive in the sense that they struggle against their lot and support each other in time of trouble. Earlene lives across the street from the Bean's trailer, and the view from her window is better than ...
Plot: female director, countryside, rape, sexuality, sexual attraction, poverty, community, backwoods
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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, police station, imprisonment, mistaken identity, police investigation, police interrogation, false accusation, courtroom
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25%
A Private Matter (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The true story of Romper Room host "Miss Sherri" Finkbine, who, after the devastating effects of thalidomide were discovered in the early 1960s, sparked a firestorm of controversy with her determination to obtain an abortion.
Style: tense, sincere, emotional, realistic, serious ...
Plot: pregnancy, family relations, courtroom drama, legal, politics, injustice, strong female presence, doctors and patients, human spirit, couple relations, racism, against the odds ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, year 1962
Place: phoenix arizona, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Can Go Through Skin (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A brutal assault changes Marieke's life. She leaves her familiar city rhythms for the solitude of a isolated house in the countryside. Her irrational fears on the frozen farm are a constant struggle. As spring's orchestra begins, her ...
Plot: female director, attempted rape, isolation, loneliness, shower, bare breasts, rape, kidnapping, kitten, female nudity, countryside, paranoia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Baby Snatcher (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A woman is delighted to have given birth to a baby girl but her life is turned into a nightmare when she goes missing. The police mount a frantic search but to the woman's horror she finds out that it's herself who is the main suspect.
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious
Plot: pregnancy, kidnapping, danger, rescue, crimes, dealing with death, single parent, babies and infants, family problems, family relations, couples, death in the family ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Passion Fever (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Yugoslavia
Duration: 70 min.
Story: This and The Hot Month of August, both made in Greece, were acquired by DORIS WISHMAN for release in the United States. However, she somehow or other lost the dialogue sheets needed for dubbing the films into English. With the original dialogue a ...
Plot: female director, seduction, desertion, exploitation, female nudity, mistress, sex, suicide, pregnancy, neighbor
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23%
Recommendation for Mercy (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Inspired by true events, a 14 year-old boy is accused of raping and murdering a little girl
Style: based on true events
Plot: court, rape, teenager, murder, rape accusation
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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Dumont's Case (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Michel Dumont is charged, judged and sentenced for a rape he denies ever having committed. While he serves his time in prison, Solange, who he fell in love with during his trial, embarks on the colossal task of proving his innocence and having the ...
Plot: rape, injustice, father, trial, female nudity, sexual assault, false accusation, male nudity, arrest, delivery man, suspect, pubic hair ...
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The Invention of the Curried Sausage (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 106 min.
Story: World War II is grinding to a close, and middle-aged Lena Bruecker (Barbara Sukowa) is caught in the fallout of Germany's crushing defeat. Her husband is missing in action on the Eastern Front, her children are all grown and out of touch with ...
Plot: female director, woman, sausage, male nudity
Place: hamburg germany, germany
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CQ2 (Seek You Too) (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: CQ2 (seek you too) is the story of an teenager, with an uncertain future, who canalises her lust for life in the study of contemporary dance.
Plot: androgyny, rape, ex convict, female director, sex, lesbianism, women's prison, absent mother, dance teacher, drug dealer, modern dance, lesbian ...
Place: montreal, montreal quebec canada
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22%
Never Rarely Sometimes Always (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A pair of teenage girls in rural Pennsylvania travel to New York City to seek out medical help after an unintended pregnancy.
Style: meditative, serious, wistful, sad, social ...
Audience: teen drama, girls' night
Plot: abortion, sexual abuse, teenage girl, rape, rape victim, pregnancy, teenage pregnancy, teenager, friendship between girls, teenage life, adolescence, friendship between teens ...
Time: 2010s, year 2019
Place: new york, pennsylvania
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21%
Eyes of a Thief (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Palestine, France, Algeria
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A father with a dangerous secret searching for his daughter.
Plot: female director, bomb, father, daughter, israeli palestinian conflict, sniper, israeli army
Place: israel, palestine
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21%
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My Breast (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Meredith Baxter plays Joyce Wadler in this heartwarming story of hope, courage and redemption inspired by the New York City journalist's real-life struggle with breast cancer. Stuck in a lackluster relationship with her boyfriend, she's ...
Plot: breast cancer, survival, female director, writers, male female relationship, journalist, cancer, sports writer, courage, surgery, death
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21%
The Color Purple (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 154 min.
Story: An epic tale spanning forty years in the life of Celie, an African-American woman living in the South who survives incredible abuse and bigotry. After Celie's abusive father marries her off to the equally debasing "Mister" Albert ...
Style: uplifting, touching, sentimental, sincere, compassionate ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: domestic violence, incest, sexual abuse, rape, incest rape, feminism, life is a bitch, slavery, african american, dysfunctional family, self discovery, childbirth ...
Time: 20th century, 1900s, 1930s, 1920s, 1910s ...
Place: usa, southern usa, africa, tennessee, georgia
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20%
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Ambrosia (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Ambrosia is the story of an Iranian-Canadian couple, Ali and Leila, who dream of an exciting future in Vancouver: Ali owns a pizza shop and thinks of expanding and Leila is an up-and-coming clothing designer. However, their situations change ...
Plot: lgbt, female director, lesbian kiss, seamstress, lesbian, pregnancy
Place: canada
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20%
A House Divided (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In the aftermath of the terrible Civil War which has devastated the South, Amanda America Dixon returns home to find she has become the sole heir to a vast cotton plantation. But the dreadful secret which has blighted her life threatens to deprive ...
Style: suspenseful, touching, sincere, serious, realistic
Plot: family relations, slavery, family secret, white male black female relationship, interracial relations, inheritance, secret, court, mixed race child, social injustice, racial prejudice, sibling rivalry ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century
Place: georgia
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20%
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Limbo (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark, Germany
Duration: 80 min.
Story: LIMBO is set in a small town in rural Denmark, teenager Sara and young teacher Karen develop a connection. A quiet drama interested as much in the lives of its female protagonists as their surroundings.
Plot: female director, school, car accident, school teacher, machismo, femininity
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20%
She Woke Up Pregnant (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A sleazy dentist sexually assaults his patients while they are under heavy sedatives after he performs dental surgery on them. One woman gets impregnated from such an incident and decides to fight back.
Plot: knocked up, making love, latex gloves, abortion, dental mask, surgical mask, medical mask, dentist, rape, pregnancy, computer
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20%
The Woman Who Loved Elvis (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Drama - It's 1982, and Midwestern housewife Joyce Jackson (Roseanne) is obsessed with Elvis Presley; she's even used the King of Rock and Roll's inspiration to turn her house into a wacky shrine. Convinced Presley's still alive, ...
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: eccentric family, obsession, rock, social relations, family relations, artists and showbiz, social misfits, obsessed fan, elvis, elvis presley
Time: 80s, year 1982
Place: iowa
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19%
Deep in My Heart (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In this made-for-tv movie, an adopted woman decides to find her birth mother. Her search leads her to a shocking discovery that she has to face and why her upbringing was not an easy one.
Style: serious, realistic, emotional, touching
Plot: adoption, interracial relations, life is a bitch, family problems, family relations, dysfunctional family, parents and children, society, strong female presence, female director, mother daughter relationship, rape ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 60s, 1960s
Place: usa, wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
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The Mourner (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 128 min.
Story: In a small village in Rajasthan, India, a woman named Shanichari was born - so named, as shortly after her birth her father died; & her mother, Peewli, ran away with a rich lover, the owner of a drama company, abandoning her. When Shanichari ...
Plot: female director, desert, orphan, crying, grief, death of mother, prostitute, death of husband, landowner, female protagonist, pregnancy, death ...
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19%