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Steaming (1985)
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Steaming (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Steaming is the final film directed by Joseph Losey. It was adapted from Nell Dunn's play by Patricia Losey and Nell Dunn. It is about three women who meet regularly in a steam room and decide to fight its closure.
Style: sexual, sincere, sexy, serious, realistic, talky
Plot: best friends, friendship, singleness, friends, family relations, parents and children, love and romance, feminism, couples, gender, single parent, strong female presence, nudity (full frontal - brief), indoor, female nudity, massage, gym, steam room, tantrum, battered wife, female full frontal nudity, barefoot, turkish bath, all female cast, washing hair
Time: 80s
Place: england, europe

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and sexy films with plots about couples, love and romance, family relations, friendship, friends, gender and parents and children mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Steaming: A Doll's House (1973), Hysterical Blindness (2002), Between Two Women (2004), Steam (2007), A Taste of Honey (1961). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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A Doll's House (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A childish wife reveals surprising strength when faced with blackmail. A modern version of Ibsen's play.
Style: sincere, psychological, clever, talky, tense ...
Plot: women's rights, friendship, family problems, estrangement, couples, hopes, unsupportive spouse, emotionless, strong female presence, introspection, family in crisis, couple relations ...
Time: 19th century
Place: norway, europe
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95%
Hysterical Blindness (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Set in the 1980's, Debby Miller (Uma Thurman) goes out in New Jersey looking for a man after she is diagnosed with "hysterical blindness".
Style: psychological, serious, touching, sincere, emotional ...
Audience: chick flick, teens
Plot: friendship, working class, love and romance, single parent, family relations, looking for love, couple relations, parents and children, getting home, unfulfillment, lifestyle, best friends ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey, usa, tokyo
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74%
Between Two Women (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Set in Northern England, this powerful tale of suppressed sexuality offers poignant and sharply observant social commentary, interlaced with a tender romance. Vetern actress Barbara Marten tugs at the heart as Ellen Hardy, a working-class mother ...
Style: serious, emotional, touching, sentimental, gloomy ...
Plot: forbidden love, love affair, romance, couples, family relations, feminism, friendship, fall in love, society, female friendship, homecoming, working class ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: europe, england, northern england
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67%
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Steam (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Three women — a young coed, a forty-something single mother, and one a senior-aged widow — meet in the sauna of the local gym, where they gradually get to know one another and bond over their respective trials and tribulations.
Style: touching, emotional, talky, serious, realistic ...
Plot: widow, sauna, introspection, life is a bitch, love and romance, family relations, family problems, hopes, elderly, parents and children, self discovery, human spirit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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A Taste of Honey (1961)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Focuses on a working class girl who is struggling to create a life for herself with her gay co-worker after becoming pregnant from a one-night stand with a black sailor.
Style: touching, sexual, gloomy, talky, serious ...
Plot: single parent, coming of age, working class, friendship, interracial relations, family relations, pregnancy, dysfunctional family, ship, youth, single mother, teenage pregnancy ...
Time: 60s
Place: england, europe
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62%
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Sonja (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Sonja is struggling to deal with her parent separation, and find her feelings for her best friend might not just be a phase.
Style: sexy, realistic, sincere, touching, sexual
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: friendship, coming of age, love and romance, family relations, youth, best friends, lifestyle, unfulfilled love, coming out, friends, couples, teenage life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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61%
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Hussy (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Beaty, a prostitute, and Emory, a lighting/sound technician, fall in love while working at the same London cabaret, but their relationship isn't easy.
Style: rough, sexual, realistic, serious, sexy
Plot: prostitute, immigrants, crimes, drug dealing, couples, nudity (full frontal - brief), heist, countryside, going straight, dishonesty, crime, society ...
Time: 70s
Place: london, england, europe
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57%
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Sebastian (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: Norway, Sweden
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In this thoughtful Scandinavian drama, a teenage boy wrestles with his sexuality and learns that most of his deepest fears were unfounded. Sebastian is almost 17 when he figures out that he is a homosexual. Though he lives with wonderful, stable ...
Style: touching, sexual, serious, realistic, sexy
Plot: coming out, coming of age, gays and lesbians, couples, family relations, friends, friendship, sexual relations, teenage life, best friends, youth, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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The Wild Duck (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The Wild Duck is a 1983 Australian film adapted from the play by Ibsen
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: family relations, couples, family life, parents and children, dysfunctional family, society, love and romance, high society, mental illness, tragedy, bird, duck ...
Time: 80s
Place: australia
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51%
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Working Girls (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A day in the life of several prostitutes in an upscale Manhattan whore house. The film is a stark portrayal of the women prostitutes, the male customers and the motivations of both. Watch as the madam manipulates her "girls". Watch as she ...
Style: sexual, sincere, sexy, contemplative, talky ...
Plot: prostitute, nudity (full frontal - brief), society, strong female presence, profanity, gender, social misfits, workplace, indoor, couples, strong sexual content, working class ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan, new york city, manhattan new york city
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47%
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Everyday (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: This film charts the relationship between a man imprisoned for drug smuggling and his wife and is being shot over the course of five years, a few weeks at a time.
Style: realistic, serious, psychological, captivating, sincere ...
Plot: parents and children, confined, life is a bitch, family relations, hopes, couples, prison, husband wife relationship, drug smuggling, society, prison life, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Amazing Women by the Sea (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland, Sweden
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In the early 1960s, Bella, her husband Kajus and their young son, Thomas, spend seemingly endless holidays together. Next year the arrival of new neighbors, Rosa and Gabe and their two daughters, start changing their lives.
Style: realistic, serious, feel good, touching, sentimental
Audience: girls' night
Plot: family relations, friends, couples, couple relations, parents and children, friendship, feminism, strong female presence, gender, swimwear, swimsuit, jazz ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Just Between Friends (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Holly and Sandy strike up an instant friendship; they don't know however that they have more in common than they'd like. When tragedy strikes, their relationship is tested.
Style: gloomy, sentimental, clever, emotional, touching ...
Plot: pregnancy, friendship, journalism, best friends, battle of the sexes, romance, lifestyle, love and romance, unfulfillment, gender, looking for love, love triangle ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Twenty-One (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Katie is a free spirited independently minded 21-year-old. The film follows her as she reflects on the men in her life. Along the way we meet her drug addict boyfriend Bobby, her lover Jack, close friend Baldy, and her father.
Style: sexual, sincere, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: friends, drugs/alcohol, sexual relations, twentysomething life, self discovery, love affair, parents and children, infidelity, nudity (full frontal - brief), graphic violence, profanity, couples ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: london, england, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Face (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Genie, a Chinese-American teenager, develops feelings for a charming African-American DJ, but her grandmother forbids their romance forcing Genie to choose between family and love.
Style: sincere, emotional, touching, serious, realistic ...
Plot: teenage life, parents and children, immigrants, family relations, opposites attract, friends, coming of age, family life, friendship, introspection, culture clash, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary
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44%
Rich and Famous (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Two literary women compete for 20 years: one writes for the critics; the other one, to get rich.
Style: suspense, biting, realistic, semi serious, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: friendship, roommate, aging, rising to stardom, lifestyle, crumbling marriage, betrayal, opposites attract, friends, couples, strong female presence, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 80s, 70s
Place: new york, usa, los angeles
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44%
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Nighthawks (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A gay man is forced to hide his sexuality by day while living his secret life by night. A respectable geography teacher by day; by night, hanging out in London's gay bars, looking for a long-term relationship, but usually encountering only ...
Style: gloomy, sexual, emotional, sincere, psychological ...
Plot: coming out, disco, school, society, couples, love and romance, youth, lifestyle, gender, gays and lesbians, self discovery, school teacher ...
Time: 70s
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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2 Friends (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Two girls, at 15; Louise, in a prestigious girls' high school, and Kelly, who was admitted but forbidden by her father to attend. This is the end of their friendship, and from here the film progresses in a backwards time line to a final freeze ...
Style: emotional, surreal, serious, realistic, non-linear
Plot: friendship, road not taken, human nature, haunted by the past, college, school, parents and children, teenage life, high school, coming of age, best friends, friends ...
Time: 80s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Let's Talk About Sex (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Germany, Hong Kong, Brazil
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Four women filmmakers examine sexuality in this anthology. Segment 1 is entitled "Let's Talk About Sex" and is the story of an aspiring actress whose day job is as a phone-sex operator. Tiring of listening to callers' fantasies, ...
Style: erotic, realistic, serious, sexy, sexual ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: phone sex, singleness, opposites attract, lifestyle, battle of the sexes, society, feminism, twentysomething life, looking for sex, sexual relations, nudity (full frontal - brief), thirtysomething life ...
Time: 90s
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41%
Me Without You (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: During a long, hot summer in seventies London, young neighbors Holly and Marina make a childhood pact to be friends forever. For Marina, troubled, fiercely independent, determined to try everything, Holly stays the only constant in a life of ...
Style: humorous, sincere, touching, sentimental, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: friendship, coming of age, female friendship, teenage life, youth, love and romance, power relations, family relations, siblings relations, couple relations, human nature, rivalry ...
Time: 70s, 80s, 20th century
Place: london, england, europe, brighton, california
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39%
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Love Sick (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Romania, France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Love. It just happens. No rules. It may look sick, but it's deep and it hurts. For everyone, Alex and Kiki are just good friends. They happen to be two girls experiencing another kind of love. For their family, Kiki and Sandu are sister and ...
Style: sincere, touching, serious, realistic, contemplative ...
Plot: brother sister incest, incest, friendship, fall in love, love triangle, love and romance, student life, gender, opposites attract, gays and lesbians, youth, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: romania, bucharest
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The House of Bernarda Alba (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 99 min.
Story: After the death of her husband Bernarda Alba puts her daughters under a rigurous mourning which does not even allow them to leave the house.
Style: bleak, touching, emotional, gloomy, serious ...
Plot: love and romance, unfulfillment, dealing with death, couples, family relations, family problems, parents and children, obsession, death in the family, family in crisis, tradition, mourning ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe
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38%
A Doll's House (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Nora Helmer has years earlier committed a forgery in order to save the life of her authoritarian husband Torvald. Now she is being blackmailed lives in fear of her husband's finding out and of the shame such a revelation would bring to his ...
Style: psychological, realistic, serious, talky, clever ...
Plot: working class, introspection, social differences, couples, unfulfillment, gender, society, family problems, human nature, loneliness, feminism, family in crisis ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Sofie (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark, Norway, Sweden
Duration: 146 min.
Story: From 1886 to 1907 in the life of Sofie, a Jew in Copenhagen who is nearly 29, with no marital prospects, living with her loving parents
Style: talky, emotional, sincere, touching, contemplative ...
Plot: love and romance, nudity (full frontal - brief), infidelity, couple relations, parents and children, dysfunctional family, fall in love, unfulfilled love, introspection, sexual content, strong female presence, unfulfillment ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: europe, denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Hedda (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Henrik Ibsen's enduring drama about a Nordic femme fatale - a neurotic, controlling, strong-willed woman who is nonetheless alluring to the males in her town. She is a solitary woman in a society held together by kinship and class. If she had ...
Style: psychological, gloomy, clever, serious, realistic
Plot: femme fatale, manipulation, introspection, feminism, human nature, manipulations, dishonesty, love and romance, crumbling marriage, unfulfillment, strong female presence, couples ...
Place: europe, norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Plans for Tomorrow (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Three stories intertwined which occur in a single day. The day Ines discovers she is pregnant, Antonia decides to abandon her family and Marian realizes she is going to die.
Style: sincere, emotional, touching, realistic, serious ...
Plot: friendship, friends, family relations, couples, family problems, introspection, pregnancy, crumbling marriage, unfulfillment, bittersweet, singleness, woman in danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Last Orders (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Jack Dodd was a London butcher who enjoyed a pint with his mates for over 50 years. When he died, he died as he lived, with a smile on his face watching a horse race on which he had bet, with borrowed money. But before he died he had a final ...
Style: realistic, touching, sentimental, talky, sincere ...
Plot: friendship, last wish, death, memory, family relations, war veteran, partners, parents and children, self discovery, friends, life, male friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1989
Place: england, europe, london, california, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Night and the Moment (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, France, Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The Night and the Moment is a 1995 erotic drama. A writer (Dafoe) is invited to the house of a noblewoman (Olin) who adores free-thinkers. He attempts to seduce her but she insists that he tell her of his past love exploits. While doing so, he takes ...
Style: twists and turns, sexual, serious, realistic, talky ...
Plot: confined, couples, romance, sexual relations, lifestyle, dishonesty, wooing, strong sexual content, lovers reunited, love and romance, prison life, writer's life ...
Time: 18th century
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Cat on a Hot Tin Roof (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 144 min.
Story: Brick, an alcoholic ex-football player, drinks his days away and resists the affections of his wife, Maggie. His reunion with his father, Big Daddy, who is dying of cancer, jogs a host of memories and revelations for both father and son.
Style: sexual, sincere, psychological, gloomy, emotional ...
Plot: estate, alcohol abuse, terminal illness, dysfunctional family, sexual dysfunction, family relations, estrangement, couples, family problems, crumbling marriage, life is a bitch, unfulfillment ...
Place: usa, new orleans, mississippi
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32%
The Trojan Women (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: Greece, UK, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The women of Troy face enslavement after the fall of their city.
Style: serious, realistic, talky
Plot: wartime life, royal family, legends and myths, forbidden love, master warrior, gender, war, state affairs, tragic hero, heroes, life is a bitch, greek mythology ...
Time: ancient history
Place: ancient greece, greece
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31%