Movies like This Is Love

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This Is Love (2009)
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This Is Love (2009)
Original name: This is Love
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Set in Vietnam and Germany, This Is Love centers on Chris and the nine-year-old Jenjira on the run from the mafia. Together with his friend Holger, Chris bought the young Vietnamese girl's freedom from human traffickers – without actually being able to pay. Meanwhile, the female detective Maggie learns after 16 years why her husband up and left her without a word. These two worlds come together when Chris is accused of murder and Maggie is charged with interrogating him.....
Plot: sex slavery, sex trafficking, forced prostitution, sex slave
Place: thailand, bangkok thailand

Most similar movies to This Is Love

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful and sexual films with plots about forced prostitution, sex slavery, female nudity, human trafficking, rape, sex trafficking and prostitution mostly in Drama, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like This Is Love: Trance (2006), Where The Miracle Happens (2008), She Has a Name (2016), Sold (2016), Nanayo (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.4
 451
Trance (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, Russia, France, Portugal
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Sonia, a girl from St Petersburg, decides to seek a better life in western Europe. She first gets a job at a car dealer in Germany. But she is suddenly kidnapped and sold into sexual slavery. She will be dragged from country to country and ...
Plot: sex slavery, female protagonist, kidnapping, organized crime, russian abroad, russian, father son relationship, prostitute, female nudity, forced prostitution, human trafficking, brothel ...
Place: germany, st. petersburg russia, russia, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Where The Miracle Happens (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Thailand
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Pimdao, a successful real estate developer and businesswoman, is injured in an accident that kills her beloved daughter at a time when the two are estranged. After the accident, Pimdao decides to take her daughter's place as a volunteer at an ...
Plot: volunteer
Place: thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Emmanuelle and the White Slave Trade (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: While attempting to interview an elusive gangster, photojournalist Emanuelle notices a man pushing a girl in a wheelchair through the airport. Later, in another country she sees the same man and the girl up and walking. Intrigued, she does a bit of ...
Plot: sex slave, lesbian sex, forced prostitution, forced to strip, kidnapping, perversity, slave auction, slavery, sex, gang rape, rape, white slavery ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
She Has a Name (2016)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, Thailand
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Jason, an American lawyer, poses as a john to build a legal case against a pimp trafficking girls to Bangkok. Can he win the trust of a young prostitute known only as Number 18 and convince her to risk her life to testify against her pimp?
Plot: slavery, sex trafficking, human trafficking
Place: thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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 6.9
 1K
Sold (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, India
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Lakshmi is a thirteen-year-old girl who lives with her family in a small hut on a mountain in Nepal. When the Himalayan monsoons wash away all that remains of the family's crops, Lakshmi's father says she must leave home and take a job to ...
Plot: child prostitution, sex trafficking
Place: nepal, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 7.3
 552
Nanayo (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan, Thailand
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young woman leaves her job and lover in Japan to start a new life in Thailand.
Plot: nature, thai, tank top
Place: thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
How to Win at Checkers (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Thailand, USA, Indonesia
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The poor outlying districts of Bangkok are a world where you grow up very quickly. After both their parents die, 11-year-old Oat, his little sister and his older brother Ek move in with their aunt. Ek works in a bar for male prostitutes and ...
Plot: gay, betrayal, coming of age, sibling relationship, homosexuality, siblings, rite of passage, brother brother relationship, brother sister relationship, siblings relations
Place: thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.2
 451
Cargo (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A young Russian woman, smuggled into America by human traffickers, and a notorious Egyptian transporter hired to drive her from the Mexican border to New York City, form an unlikely bond that transforms them and threatens to derail the ...
Style: realistic, disturbing, tense, serious, suspenseful
Plot: kidnapping, sex slavery, on the road, crimes, life is a bitch, confined, society, model, passport, human trafficking, chloroform, brutality ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Facing the Truth (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In his new film, an intriguing and delicately crafted drama, Malmros portrays the poignant story of a man, who grew up in very modest circumstances in the early years of the 20th century, but whose diligence, intelligence and willingness to endure ...
Plot: doll, death of child, tape recorder, journalism, twins, colleague, surgeon, children, ambulance, hospital, neurosurgeon, child smoking cigarette ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s, 1910s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.8
 48
Poor Folk (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Myanmar, Taiwan
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Arranged by a smuggling syndicate, A-Hong and his young teen sister along with a group of Burmese youngsters sneak across the Myanmar/Thailand border and arrive in a remote town called Dagudi in Northern Thailand. A-Hong's sister is taken away ...
Plot: border, motorcycle, human trafficking, brushing teeth, amphetamine, tour guide
Place: thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Moon, Star & Sun (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A story combined by the lives of three night clubs girls in. Porsche is a once-famous aging night club girl; May is forced to work in a night club in order to pay her step-father's debt; and GiGi needs a huge amount of money in order to help ...
Plot: interracial sex, drugged drink, abusive stepfather, sexual favor, triad, overweight man, forced prostitution, loss of virginity
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 4.3
 33
Vanessa (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: While waiting for the train to pass (Bennet), an out-of-town businessman notices a destitute girl (Vanessa), freezing in the cold. Suspecting that she will throw herself under the train, he takes the girl with him to a nearby restaurant for a warm ...
Plot: pimp, teenage girl in swimwear, tank top, waitress, abusive stepfather, street kid, teenage girl in underwear, forced prostitution
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Paradise Suite (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands, Sweden, Bulgaria
Duration: 123 min.
Story: The Paradise Suite is a story about six people finding each other and, sometimes with just one glance, influencing each other's lives irreversibly. For the beautiful young Bulgarian Jenya, her journey to Amsterdam turns out to be the opposite ...
Plot: orchestra, forced prostitution, sex scene, sex club, rape, massacre, female nudity, watching sex, forced sex, male nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Vanishing Point (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Thailand
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A drama depicting life in different paths. As two men delve deep down in search for what could heal their pains, through the path of imagination, they see themselves in each other.
Plot: eating, monk, crime scene, traffic accident, butterfly, car driving, smoking, car accident, newspaper
Time: year 1983
Place: thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.5
 189
Soi Cowboy (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Thailand, UK
Duration: 117 min.
Story: This film concerns a Scandinavian gentleman who works in film, perhaps as a sort of financier/director/producer. He lives in Thailand with his Thai girlfriend, and most of the film is an exploration of that relationship. We also see her brother, and ...
Style: gloomy, surreal, offbeat, sexual, serious ...
Plot: prostitute, murder, starting over, couple relations, crimes, culture clash, youth, unlikely couple, hopes, gangsters, society, urban ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: thailand, asia, bangkok thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Billionaire (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Thailand
Duration: 131 min.
Story: The Billionaire tells the story of Aitthipat Kulapongvanich and how he, at the age of nineteen, dropped out from university to launch a packaged fried seaweed business that is now Taokaenoi Food & Marketing and became one of Thailand's ...
Style: based on true events, realistic, inspirational, captivating, motivational
Audience: teens, boys' night, chick flick
Plot: teenage protagonist, rise to the top, get rich quick scheme, intern, entrepreneur, dream, school, business
Time: 21st century
Place: thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 2.8
 618
Emmanuelle 6 (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 49 min.
Story: Journey with Emmanuelle and the world's most excuisite models deep into the Amazon jungle to the heart of paradise. Beauty can be dangerous and the women soon find themselves captive to a powerful drug lord. Now they must escape from a land of ...
Style: sexploitation film
Plot: attempted rape, modeling, drug lord, kidnapping, sensuality, beach, sex slavery, panties, white panties, fondling, lesbian, lesbianism ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 4.5
 453
Lolita's Club (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The plot follows the story of twin brothers, one is a coldhearted violent police officer, the other is a helpless romantic with a mental disability. The two brothers are tragically involved with a prostitute who works in the bordello that gives the ...
Style: realistic, tense, suspenseful, serious, sexy ...
Plot: sex trafficking, prostitute, twins, drug dealer, prostitution, police corruption, mafia, sex, murder, brothel, family relations, homecoming ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Movie in collections
 7.1
 152
The Judgement (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Thailand
Duration: 110 min.
Story: "Ai-Fak" is the story about Fak, a young Thai man who leaves the monkhood to care for his ailing father. When he returns home, he finds his father has married a much younger woman. She is very beautiful, but she is also mentally ...
Plot: mentally challenged, thai, insanity, stepmother
Place: thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 4.0
 995
Hope Lost (2015)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A Romanian girl dreams of living the glamorous life she sees in Italian soap operas.
Plot: forced prostitution, rape, lesbian sex, female masturbation, teenage prostitute, anal rape, leaving home, blackmail, nipples visible through clothing, premature ejaculation, italian mafia, torture device ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Bizarre Ones (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: While on a leisurely ride in the country, a kinky dominatrix picks up a young male hitchhiker. At the first opportunity she handcuffs and blindfolds him, then takes him to a farmhouse where she ties up the young man and brings out three of her ...
Plot: sexploitation, erotica, female nudity, lesbian sex, woman on top, lesbianism, sex slavery, bondage, dominatrix, tied up, hitchhiker, woman initiating sex ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 8.1
 1K
Lakshmi (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Based on true events, Lakshmi is a story of heroism and untold courage. Lakshmi, a 13 year old girl is kidnapped and sold into prostitution. Thrown into this horrific, inhuman world where she is raped and brutally beaten she barely survives with the ...
Style: based on true events
Plot: police raid, underage, prostitution, forced prostitution, underage sex, cruelty, gang rape, female protagonist, brutality, prostitute, pimp, child prostitute ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 5.8
 366
Lace II (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 188 min.
Story: While in the first part, Lili searched for her mother, she now questions her mom on the identity of her father.
Plot: ransom, father, identity, mother daughter relationship, father daughter relationship, jungle, kidnapping, astronaut, rebel, seduction
Place: asia, thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 4.2
 126
Caged Hearts (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Kate and Sharon kill a man in self defense and are framed by the justice system. They are put in prison and forced into prostitution. With the help of their defense attorney, they devise a plan to bust out of prison and hopefully expose the group of ...
Plot: women in prison, female nudity, women's prison, secret organization, forced prostitution, execution, hotel, prison, forced confession, frame up, shield, wrongful conviction ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.6
 182
Little Feather (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Martina is 18, loves dancing and goes by a nick name Shakira. Also, today she is leaving an orphanage...
Plot: female protagonist, prostitute, shower, sex scene, prostitution, forced prostitution, rape, exploitation, sexploitation, sexual abuse, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, teenage girl ...
Place: prague, prague czech republic
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.1
 534
Mekong Hotel (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Thailand, UK
Duration: 61 min.
Story: Shifting between fact and fiction in a hotel situated along the Mekong River, a filmmaker rehearses a movie expressing the bonds between a vampire-like mother and daughter...
Style: serious, offbeat, mind bending, surreal
Plot: hotel, folk, supernatural, reincarnation, parents and children, world, family relations, river
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Syndromes and a Century (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Thailand, France, Austria
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Story about director Apichatpong Weerasethakul's parents who were both doctors, and director's memories about growing up in the hospital environment.
Style: realistic, touching, sentimental, serious, emotional ...
Plot: hospital, monk, poisoning, power relations, love and romance, couple relations, fall in love, doctors and patients, romance, human nature, urban, dentist ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, 60s, contemporary
Place: thailand, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 5.5
 378
Australia Day (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 98 min.
Story: On Australia's most controversial national holiday, the lives of three Australians from diverse cultural backgrounds will collide, illuminating contemporary issues of racial tension and national identity that simmer beneath the surface of ...
Style: multicultural
Plot: gang, manhunt, chase, guilt, car chase, holiday, controversy, chinese, on the run, social satire, racist, prejudice ...
Place: australia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Off Jackson Avenue (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Off Jackson Avenue is an interwoven crime story set in New York City involving a Mexican woman who has been tricked into sex-slavery by an Albanian pimp and must find a way to break out; A Japanese hit man who is in town to do a job for the Chinese ...
Plot: albanian, sex trade, sex slavery, sex trafficking, human trafficking, degradation, cadillac, chinese mafia, forced prostitution, mexican immigrant, car thief, brooklyn new york city
Place: manhattan new york city, coney island brooklyn new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 8.2
 2K
Matrioshki (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Belgium
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Young women from Lithuania and Russia are taken to Belgium by a gang involved in the sex trade to work as sex slaves.
Plot: sex slavery, sex trafficking, human trafficking, organized crime, prostitution, brothel, sex club, striptease
Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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