Movies like Jolene

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Jolene (2008)
 6.5
 4K
Jolene (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: A teenage orphan spends ten years traveling to experience life.
Style: sentimental, serious, sexy, realistic, psychological
Plot: orphan, infidelity, prostitute, sex, on the road, drugs/alcohol, teenage life, strong sexual content, violence, hitchhiker, teenager, love and romance, romance, youth, love affair, couples, female nudity, older man younger woman relationship, husband wife relationship, misogynist, abusive husband, sex with a stranger, lesbian, painter, loneliness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, cross country, nevada, oklahoma, california, south carolina

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Most similar movies to Jolene

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, sexual, serious and erotic films with plots about couples, female nudity, infidelity, panties, sex, love and romance and sexual relations mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Jolene: You Are Alone (2005), Mon Amour (2006), The Blood Oranges (1997), This Girl's Life (2003), Sex, Lies, and Videotape (1989). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.6
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You Are Alone (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: "We're gonna play a game of Snap! Pick a bracelet. Pull it hard!" But it's a game of desperate consequences in YOU ARE ALONE, a dark exploration of just how far a man and a woman will go to escape loneliness, if only for an hour. ...
Style: sexual, serious, gloomy, realistic, psychological
Plot: prostitute, voyeurism, estrangement, buddies, riddles and clues, teenage life, dishonesty, love and romance, unfulfillment, youth, couples, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 5.5
 4K
Mon Amour (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Marta is a young housewife, married to Dario, a successful book publisher. Although she still loves her husband, Marta hasn't been able to achieve sexual satisfaction for months due to their dull and predictable love life. While staying in ...
Style: erotic, serious, sexual, realistic, sexy
Plot: infidelity, diary, double penetration, vaginal penetration, strong sexual content, sexual relations, love, romance, dishonesty, couples, couple relations, lust ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
The Blood Oranges (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Cyril and Fiona are a long-married couple who travel to an unnamed tropical coastal town to follow their sexual fantasies. There they meet another couple, Catherine, Hugh and their three children. Hugh is a photographer who specializes in nude ...
Style: serious, sexual, realistic, sexy, stylized ...
Plot: voyeurism, strong sexual content, elderly lovers, village, femme fatale, polyamory, unsupportive spouse, crumbling marriage, romance, dangerous attraction, destructive relationship, impossible love ...
Time: 70s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
This Girl's Life (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: "Slice of life" take on life of international porn celebrity, Moon, and her musings on modern life, love and loss.
Style: thought provoking, serious, psychological, sexual, realistic
Plot: infidelity, internet, porn actress, sex, investigation, human nature, pornography, love, romance, sex worker, love affair, sexual relations ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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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: talky, sexual, serious, clever, witty ...
Plot: infidelity, voyeurism, sex, sexuality, sexual obsession, interview, therapist, yuppie, drifter, sexual perversion, postmodernism, crumbling marriage ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Some Velvet Morning (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Fred arrives at the doorstep of his beautiful young mistress Velvet after four years apart, claiming to have finally left his wife. But when she rejects his attempts to rekindle their romance, his persistence evolves into obsession — and a dark ...
Style: serious, cynical, twists and turns, realistic, atmospheric ...
Plot: prostitute, infidelity, human nature, battle of the sexes, destructive relationship, sexual relations, love and romance, couples, quibbling, cleavage, red dress, mini dress ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 4.8
 9K
About Cherry (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A drama centered on a troubled young woman who moves to San Francisco, where she gets involved in pornography and aligns herself with a cocaine-addicted lawyer.
Style: bleak, serious, realistic, sexual, thought provoking
Plot: innocence lost, pornography, dysfunctional family, drugs/alcohol, life is a bitch, best friends, drug abuse, woman in danger, gender, friends, society, family problems ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Paraiso Travel (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Colombia, USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: PARAISO TRAVEL is the story of Marlon Cruz, a young Colombian man who, motivated by his girlfriend Reina leaves his comfortable life in Medellin and flees with her through Guatemala and Mexico, across the borders, illegally into the United States. ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic, captivating, sincere ...
Plot: drugs/alcohol, immigrants, young lovers, strong sexual content, illegal immigration, obsessive quest, self discovery, city life, urban, hopes, youth, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, colombia, latin america, new york, atlanta georgia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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The Babysitters (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Seventeen-year-old Shirley is a good student who works as a babysitter in order to make money for college. One night Michael, a father Shirley works for, confesses he's unhappy with married life. Shirley has a crush on Michael, and seizes this ...
Style: sexual, dark humor, serious, disturbing, realistic ...
Plot: prostitute, teenager, sex, cabin, daughter, high school, train, violence, adultery, infidelity, suburbs, unlikely criminals ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Pornographer (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A socially inept man's amateur porn film wins him a contract with a small-time pornography distribution company, where he faces a series of moral crises and is forced to face his own porn addiction.
Style: serious, realistic, sincere, sexual, captivating ...
Plot: prostitute, pole dancer, pornographer, sexual abuse, actor's life, drug abuse, small town, filmmaking, artists and showbiz, life is a bitch, human nature, introspection ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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, serious, gloomy, realistic, cynical ...
Plot: lesbian sex, prostitute, infidelity, downfall, strong sexual content, obsession, housekeeper, arrested, overweight man, hotel room, addiction, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 4.2
 315
Inescapable (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Jessie and Susan, and Chloe and Beth, who spend the weekend together and realize they are with the wrong partner. Susan and Beth were college roommates who are having a reunion at their former school. Susan travels up to Oregon with her current ...
Style: sexual, serious, sexy, realistic, erotic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: gays and lesbians, strong sexual content, gender, love and romance, romance, couples, infidelity, love affair, reunion, dishonesty, unfulfillment, platonic ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Cruel Intentions 2 (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: This takes place several years before Cruel Intentions, back to when Kathryn first meets Sebastian, their sexual attraction to each other and their enjoyment in destroying the lives of their peers.
Style: sexual, sexy, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: betrayal, mind game, manipulations, private school, teenager, rise to the top, sexual relations, school, teenage life, love and romance, youth, couples ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, europe, usa, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Adrift in Manhattan (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The lives of three lonely strangers intersect while commuting on New York's 1 and 9 subway lines.
Style: gloomy, psychological, serious, sexual, realistic
Plot: stalking, suburbs, crumbling marriage, introspection, couple relations, infidelity, death in the family, family in crisis, suburban life, estrangement, love and romance, couples ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.2
 24K
Palo Alto (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Palo Alto weaves together three stories of teenage lust, boredom, and self-destruction: shy, sensitive April, torn between an illicit flirtation with her soccer coach and an unrequited crush on sweet stoner Teddy; Emily, who offers sexual favors to ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, touching, realistic, gloomy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage life, high school, youth, teenage sexuality, small town, drugs/alcohol, older man younger woman relationship, unfulfillment, coming of age, adolescence, social relations, high school life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.4
 4K
Nathalie... (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Spain
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Paris doctor Catherine starts to think her husband, Bernard, is having an affair when she hears an unfamiliar woman's message on his voice mail. Hoping to learn more about his extramarital activities, Catherine heads to a strip club, where she ...
Style: sexual, serious, realistic, atmospheric, erotic ...
Plot: prostitute, voyeur, striptease, nightclub, infidelity, friendship, crumbling marriage, couple relations, dangerous attraction, destructive relationship, love affair, sexual relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 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, serious, realistic, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: erection, strong sexual content, incest, innocence lost, sexual relations, masturbation, dysfunctional family, coming of age, teenage life, youth, family relations, teenager ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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, serious, realistic, art house ...
Plot: prostitute, call girl, infidelity, prostitution, sexual relations, urban, workplace situations, workplace, feminism, couple relations, couples, social relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, las vegas, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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 5.3
 8K
Emmanuelle (1974)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Emmanuelle, a svelte, naive young woman, is en route to Bangkok where she'll join her new husband. He works for the French Embassy and has a lovely home, several dedicated servants, and an expensive car at his disposal. Once Emmanuelle arrives, ...
Style: erotic, serious, sexual, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: infidelity, sexual relations, strong sexual content, airplane, promiscuity, desire, voyeurism, couples, gays and lesbians, innocence lost, looking for sex, sexual fantasy ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: asia, thailand, bangkok thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.6
 368
Vanessa (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Olivia Pascal stars as Vanessa who was raised in a convent after the death of her parents. Due to an inheritance she travels to Hong Kong to find out the inheritance is a chain of bordellos
Style: serious, sexual, realistic, erotic, sexy
Plot: bondage, lesbian sex, inheritance, seduction, infidelity, strong sexual content, prostitute, innocence lost, palaces castles and temples, sexual relations, teenage life, woman in danger ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.9
 238
InSearchOf (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Sex is why we're all here. Power. Love. Sex. We're all looking for something. Ten characters each of whose lust sends them on a journey of discovery - sometimes decadent - spearhead the narrative threads in this unconventional American ...
Style: serious, sexual, realistic, emotional
Plot: infidelity, looking for sex, sexual relations, life is a bitch, womanizer, dishonesty, couples, mini skirt, sex in car, adultery, male nudity, alcohol ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.7
 4K
Concussion (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After a blow to the head, Abby decides she can't do it anymore. Her life just can't be only about the house, the kids and the wife. She needs more: she needs to be Eleanor.
Style: serious, sexual, realistic, tense, touching
Plot: lesbian mother, lesbian, prostitute, gays and lesbians, strong sexual content, self discovery, midlife crisis, gender, sexual relations, life turned upside down, dull life, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Cruel Intentions 3 (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Two guys at a college prep school make wagers on seducing naive young girls, and then meet their match when they agree to see which one can seduce the most popular and devious girl who has her own agenda to everything.
Style: sexual, semi serious, stylized, realistic, erotic ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: love triangle, betrayal, manipulation, seduction, teenager, love and romance, womanizer, college, manipulations, school, mind game, looking for sex ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
An Eye for Beauty (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 102 min.
Story: An architect and his wife see their relationship challenged.
Style: sexual, twists and turns, stylized, serious, realistic ...
Plot: infidelity, extramarital affair, sexual relations, strong sexual content, dishonesty, couples, couple relations, love affair, life turned upside down, love and romance, group shower, pot smoking ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, quebec, montreal
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Welcome to the Rileys (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Years after their teenage daughter’s death, Lois and Doug Riley, an upstanding Indiana couple, are frozen by estranging grief. Doug escapes to New Orleans on a business trip. Compelled by urgencies he doesn’t understand, he insinuates himself ...
Style: serious, touching, emotional, realistic, psychological ...
Plot: prostitute, stripper, loss of child, dealing with death, redemption, pot smoking, loss of daughter, loss of loved one, drugs/alcohol, death in the family, strong sexual content, rape ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: louisiana, usa, new orleans, indiana, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Cindy and Donna (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Seventeen-year old Cindy is in awe of big sister, Donna’s sexual exploits, but she just doesn’t get it. Whether she’s spying on Donna, parked and “makin’ it” in the driveway with her boyfriend, or watching her bang dear ol’ stepdad, ...
Style: sexual, semi serious, touching, erotic, realistic
Plot: virgin, lesbian kiss, voyeur, sex, hippie, sexual awakening, suburbs, looking for sex, parents and children, teenager, lust, sister ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Lickerish Quartet (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, USA, West Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A jaded, wealthy couple watch a blue movie in their castle home along with her adult son. The son is testy, so they go into town and watch a circus-like thrill ride. The daredevil woman in the show looks exactly like one of the women in the movie, ...
Style: sexual, serious, atmospheric, realistic, erotic ...
Plot: infidelity, crumbling marriage, rise and fall, palaces castles and temples, love triangle, couples, family life, hidden identity, mysterious character, obsession, couple relations, celebrity culture ...
Time: 60s
Place: europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Friend of the Family (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A free-spirited natural beauty teaches an entire family to reconnect with their own sexuality. Elke is invited to stay with the Stillman family in their luxurious home in Malibu. The outward appearances of a happy and successful family soon dissolve ...
Style: semi serious, sexual, erotic, realistic, sexy
Plot: sexual relations, couples, family relations, strong sexual content, dysfunctional family, family problems, self discovery, love affair, teenage life, family life, love and romance, unfulfillment ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: california, montana
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.3
 3K
In Bed (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile, Germany
Duration: 85 min.
Story: It all begins at a party in Santiago, Chile, when a seemingly innocent gesture -- the offer of a ride home -- ends in a passionate night of lovemaking and intense conversation for young singles Bruno and Daniela. Shacked up at a flea-bitten motel ...
Style: erotic, serious, talky, sexual, realistic ...
Plot: sex, bed, hotel, battle of the sexes, crumbling marriage, striptease, flirt, secret, hotel room, falling in love, violent husband, one-night stand ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Human Contract (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A free-spirited woman leads a businessman down a path of reckless abandon.
Style: serious, gloomy, realistic, sexual, suspenseful ...
Plot: manipulations, suburbs, introspection, eroticism, moral dilemma, obsession, sexual relations, power relations, femme fatale, crumbling marriage, siblings relations, suburban life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%