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Within the Convent (1978)
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Within the Convent (1978)
Original name: Interno di un convento
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A zealous, handsome priest, who is the confessor for a convent full of women, encourages the equally zealous abbess of the institution to enforce strict rules on these unfortunate women. At the same time, a particularly disturbed nun manages to poison herself and many of the other novitiates in yet another scandal which is covered up by church authorities.
Style: sexual, sexy, serious, emotional, realistic, disturbing
Plot: convent, strong sexual content, nun, scandal, abbess, prison, mental institution, coming out, forbidden love, sexual relations, family relations, church, clergy, religions or cults, sexual abuse, prison life, life is a bitch, love and romance, dangerous animal, mentally unstable, love affair, danger, voyeurism, society, couples ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: italy

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, sexy and sexual films with plots about love and romance, couples, female nudity, sexual relations, nudity (full frontal - brief), sex and romance mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like Within the Convent: The Decameron (1971), Love & Savagery (2009), Emmanuelle II (1975), Immoral Tales (1973), Immoral Women (1979). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Decameron (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Italy, France, West Germany
Duration: 111 min.
Story: An adaptation of nine stories from Bocaccio's "Decameron": A young Sicilian is swindled twice, but ends up rich; a man poses as a deaf-mute in a convent of curious nuns; a woman must hide her lover when her husband comes home early; a ...
Style: sexual, anthology, realistic, semi serious, epic ...
Plot: nun, church, sexual relations, siblings relations, infidelity, bohemian life, nosy, fall in love, celebrity culture, love affair, couple relations, couples ...
Time: middle ages, 14th century
Place: italy, europe, naples italy
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100%
Love & Savagery (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, Ireland
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In 1969, a visiting geologist from Newfoundland, Canada causes scandal in a small Irish village when he romances a local girl who's destined for the convent. Love and Savagery is a story of passion, fate, and the consequences of the two. In ...
Style: emotional, realistic, sentimental, psychological, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: convent, forbidden love, geologist, nun, romance, couples, isolation, destiny, island, culture clash, orphan, rock ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: ireland, canada
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72%
Emmanuelle II (1975)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Emmanuelle returns to her husband in Hong Kong and proceeds to have several extramarital affairs -- with his knowledge, of course. Her husband's lover and American guest are both very puzzled by their openness.
Style: erotic, realistic, serious, sexual, sexy ...
Plot: voyeurism, lesbian cunnilingus, looking for sex, gays and lesbians, romance, femme fatale, couples, power relations, infidelity, love triangle, couple relations, love affair ...
Time: 70s
Place: hong kong, asia, southeast asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Immoral Tales (1973)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Four erotic tales from in various historical eras. The first, 'The Tide', is set in the present day, and concerns a student and his young female cousin stranded on the beach by the tide, secluded from prying eyes. 'Therese ...
Style: erotic, sexual, anthology, offbeat, atmospheric ...
Plot: incest, father daughter incest, loss of virginity, sexual relations, mass murder, beach, looking for sex, couple relations, youth, lifestyle, pope, romance ...
Time: 17th century, 19th century, middle ages, 15th century, renaissance
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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 574
Immoral Women (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 114 min.
Story: The first episode – featuring frequent Borowczyk muse Marina Pierro – is the longest and, in a way, most substantial: it’s set in Renaissance Rome, with the lusty (and perpetually nude) leading lady sexually involved with famous painters and ...
Style: stylized, offbeat, sexual, sexy, serious ...
Plot: sexual abuse, perversion, sexual relations, murder, dangerous attraction, obsession, love triangle, couples, pets, dishonesty, femme fatale, love and romance ...
Time: ancient history, 18th century
Place: europe, france, rome italy
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62%
 5.4
 2K
Bilitis (1977)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A coming of age story centering on the exploits of a young girl during summer vacation.
Style: erotic, realistic, serious, sexy, sentimental ...
Plot: lesbian sex, nudity (full frontal - brief), lesbian, virgin, kiss, voyeurism, coming of age, innocence lost, self discovery, sexual relations, looking for sex, teenage life ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s
Place: france, europe, french riviera, riviera, saint tropez
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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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: sexual, erotic, serious, realistic, sexy
Plot: lesbian sex, bondage, infidelity, seduction, inheritance, brothel, strong sexual content, manipulation, nudity (full frontal - brief), looking for sex, dangerous attraction, love affair ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: hong kong, asia
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61%
 5.6
 1K
Swingers (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Despite Diana's insecure nature, she and her husband Julian agree with the idea to sexually experiment with another couple. They put out an ad on the net to which the well experienced Alex and Timo react. We follow Diana and Julian as they ...
Style: sexual, sexy, serious, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: swinger, mate swapping, sexual relations, wife swapping, strong sexual content, couples, swingers, swinger couple, infidelity, sexploitation, looking for sex, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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 5.7
 3K
The Voyeur (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: At a college in Rome, a professor, nicknamed "Dodo" is in a deep depression. His stunningly beautiful wife has just left him for another man. Dodo wants her back very badly and has erotic daydreams about her. A beautiful young student in ...
Style: erotic, sexual, sexy, gloomy, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: infidelity, sexual fantasy, unfaithful wife, erotic fantasy, strong sexual content, sexual obsession, obsession, female orgasm, erection, lust, adultery, nude beach ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: italy, rome italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Emanuelle in Bangkok (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Emanuelle is sent to Bangkok on a journalism assignment. While there, she embarks on her own exploration of the secrets of sensual pleasure. While learning much, she also reveals several secrets of her own.
Style: erotic, realistic, serious, sexual, sexy ...
Plot: rape, journalist, sexploitation, sexual relations, couple relations, woman in danger, uncover truth, couples, power relations, strong sexual content, danger, life is a bitch ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: bangkok thailand, asia, thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Proteus (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, South Africa
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An exquisite period piece that skillfully explores the intersections of sex, race and politics takes place in 18th century South Africa, telling the passionate (true) story of two men caught in an unjust system rife with racism, homophobia and ...
Style: emotional, sincere, serious, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: interracial relations, prison, racism, island, gays and lesbians, prison life, forbidden love, coming out, legal, confined, rebellion, romance ...
Time: 18th century, quarry, 1700s
Place: south africa, africa, amsterdam
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
A Village Affair (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Based on the bestselling novel by Joanna Trollope Recently returned to England from New York City, vivacious heiress Clodagh Unwin befriends a couple new to her village. The husband is entranced by the young aristocrat, but Clodagh has eyes for ...
Style: emotional, realistic, serious, sincere, touching ...
Plot: village life, romance, infidelity, adultery, family life, family relations, society, family problems, love and romance, dishonesty, love affair, couple relations ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Emmanuelle IV (1984)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In order to escape from her former lover Marc, Sylvia goes to Brazil where Dr. Santamo transforms her into the beautiful Emmanuelle...
Style: erotic, sexy, realistic, serious, offbeat ...
Plot: emmanuelle, sexual relations, sex scene, erotica, sex, sexual desire, looking for sex, infidelity, starting over, lesbian sex, femme fatale, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 80s, year 1983
Place: brazil, latin america, paris france, los angeles, rio de janeiro
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Scarlet Letter (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Set in puritanical Boston in the mid 1600s, the story of seamstress Hester Prynne, who is outcast after she becomes pregnant by a respected reverend. She refuses to divulge the name of the father, is "convicted" of adultery and forced to ...
Style: sexy, realistic, serious, sexual, stylized ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: forbidden love, interracial relations, destructive relationship, pregnancy, infidelity, romance, extramarital affair, social misfits, repression, clergy, adultery, betrayal ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: massachusetts, new england, europe, usa, england ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Where Am I Going? (1976)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Tullio Hermil is a chauvinist aristocrat who flaunts his mistress to his wife, but when he believes she has been unfaithful he becomes enamored of her again.
Style: sexy, gloomy, sexual, stylized, realistic ...
Plot: love triangle, infidelity, pregnancy, suicide, aristocrat, tragic love, love affair, sexual relations, social differences, dishonesty, romance, manipulation ...
Time: 19th century, turn of the century, 1890s
Place: italy, rome italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Don't Move (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, Spain, UK
Duration: 125 min.
Story: While waiting for the brain surgery of his daughter Angela, victim of a motorcycle accident, the surgeon Timoteo recalls his torrid affair with and passion for Italia, a simple woman from slums in the periphery of the big city where he lives. The ...
Style: sexy, emotional, sincere, touching, erotic ...
Plot: infidelity, adultery, pregnancy, fall in love, sexual relations, mistress, abortion, couple relations, doubt, love, passion, husband wife relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Crime of Padre Amaro (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Mexico, Spain, Argentina, France
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The young Father Amaro is put to the test. He is sent to Mexico to help take care of aging Father Benito when he meets a 16-year-old girl that he begins and affair with. It turns out the girls mother had been having an affair with Father Benito. ...
Style: touching, realistic, harsh, emotional, sexual ...
Plot: forbidden love, celibacy, catholicism, abortion, clergy, drug lord, bishop, sin, drug dealing, priest, hypocrisy, pregnancy ...
Place: mexico, latin america, spain, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
In the Realm of the Senses (1976)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Japan, France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Based on a true story set in pre-war Japan, a man and one of his servants begin a torrid affair. Their desire becomes a sexual obsession so strong that to intensify their ardor, they forsake all, even life itself.
Style: sexual, pre war, erotic, sexy, controversial ...
Plot: explicit sex, geisha, obsession, sexual relations, male nudity, strong sexual content, tragic love, passion, jealousy, prostitute, gays and lesbians, master and servant ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century, pre world war two, year 1936
Place: japan, asia, tokyo, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Once Is Not Enough (1975)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: An over-the-hill movie producer marries a wealthy, spiteful woman and closeted lesbian just to please his spoiled daughter who then, in an attempt to spite him, seduces both a wealthy playboy and a local screenwriter.
Style: sexual, gloomy, touching, serious, realistic ...
Plot: love affair, nudity (full frontal - brief), battle of the sexes, dishonesty, gays and lesbians, romance, love and romance, love triangle, sexual relations, infidelity, fall in love, hollywood ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Last Tango in Paris (1972)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 129 min.
Story: A young Parisian woman begins a sordid affair with a middle-aged American businessman who lays out ground rules that their clandestine relationship will be based only on sex.
Style: erotic, sexy, sexual, controversial, psychological ...
Plot: strong sexual content, older man younger woman relationship, explicit sex, male nudity, sexual relations, nudity (full frontal - brief), profanity, self discovery, apartment, tragedy, obsessive love, relationships ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: paris france, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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 105
Here Below (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The true story of a nun who betrayed a network of Resistance fighters after having a passionate but doomed love affair with a priest during the Second World War.
Style: emotional, captivating, serious, realistic, gloomy
Plot: impossible love, nun, catholic church, german occupation, wartime life, love affair, forbidden love, fall in love, convent, betrayal, society, clergy ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Emmanuelle 3 (1977)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Emmanuelle and her architect husband continue their amoral lifestyle in the Seychelles. But when a casual dilliance between her and a film director starts to turn serious her husband shows very traditional signs of jealousy.
Style: erotic, sexual, sexy, realistic, serious
Plot: couple relations, dangerous attraction, infidelity, love triangle, midlife crisis, love affair, sexual relations, self discovery, island, obsession, couples, power relations ...
Time: 70s
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Therese and Isabelle (1968)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Netherlands, France, West Germany, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Two young girls experience awakening sexuality in the heated atmosphere of a Swiss girls' boarding school.
Style: sincere, touching, sentimental, sexy, erotic ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), boarding school, self discovery, coming of age, youth, couples, parent getting married, friendship, love affair, unfulfilled love, best friends, romance ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: switzerland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Letters of a Portuguese Nun (2014)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 75 min.
Story: An actress is about to play the part of Mariana Alcoforado, a young nun from the convent of Beja who was writing five letters to her French lover, the officer De Chamilly. The actress, being the perfect embodiment of Mariana, will drive us to a ...
Style: emotional, atmospheric, serious, realistic
Plot: convent, actor's life, love affair, forbidden love, artists and showbiz, romance, society, love and romance, filmmaking, religions or cults, film within a film, love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: portugal
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Jan Dara (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Thailand
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Jan Dara grows up in a house lacking in love but abundant in lust. He quickly picks up the sinful way of life of the man who married his mother after she became pregnant from being raped. His 'father's' mistress welcomes the young boy ...
Style: erotic, serious, realistic, sexual, sincere ...
Plot: half brother half sister relationship, father daughter incest, forbidden love, dysfunctional family, love triangle, sexual relations, infidelity, nanny, coming of age, family relations, incest, strong sexual content ...
Time: 1930s, 30s
Place: thailand, bangkok thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.1
 551
Release (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A prison story. Father Jack finds love with a male guard in the prison. Some of the other inmates suspect he's been sentenced for paedophilia.
Style: emotional, serious, tense, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: gay, prison, love affair, gender, fall in love, vengeance, life is a bitch, gang, gangsters, crimes, society, sexual abuse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Sex, Lies and Renaissance (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, West Germany
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Happily engaged to her handsome fiance, Charles, Fanny is soon hit with one misfortune after another until she is forced to become a prostitute to survive. This is the story, with many erotic asides, of her struggle to regain her pride in herself ...
Style: sexy, sexual, touching, serious, realistic ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), prostitute, strong sexual content, social differences, sexual relations, social relations, infidelity, down on your luck, love affair, strong female presence, romance, society ...
Time: 18th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Justine de Sade (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy, Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Therese, a beautiful but naive young girl, who finds herself being passed around from depraved pervert to depraved pervert, enduring just about every kind of sexual degradation there is while still believing that some kind stranger will eventually ...
Style: erotic, realistic, serious, sexual, bleak ...
Plot: poison, injustice, power relations, social decay, innocence lost, woman in danger, sexual relations, sexual abuse, gender, life is a bitch, society, master and servant ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Diary of a Nymphomaniac (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A chronicle of the life of a middle-class French girl's sexual adventures, her then fall into prostitution, and her ultimate redemption.
Style: sexual, sexy, realistic, serious, captivating ...
Plot: prostitute, sexual relations, porn, nymphomaniac, sex addict, sex scene, looking for sex, nymphomania, loss of virginity, life is a bitch, promiscuous past, shaved labia ...
Place: spain, barcelona, europe, france, barcelona spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.1
 22K
Room in Rome (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A hotel room in the center of Rome serves as the setting for two young and recently acquainted women to have a physical adventure that touches their very souls.
Style: erotic, sexual, atmospheric, sexy, serious ...
Plot: lesbian sex, sexual relations, lesbian, gays and lesbians, lesbianism, love and romance, lesbian romance, fall in love, couples, lesbian love, hotel, lgbt ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, renaissance
Place: rome italy, italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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