Movies like Up the Junction

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Up the Junction (1968)
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Up the Junction (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A girl from a rich family in Chelsea is bored and decides to go "slumming" in depressed Battersea.
Plot: abortion, class differences

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Most similar movies to Up the Junction

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out psychotronic, serious, tense and realistic films with plots about abortion, pregnancy, female nudity, rape, murder, pregnant woman and female director mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Up the Junction: The Yellow Teddy Bears (1963), Choices (1986), Sweet Revenge (1984), My Lover, My Son (1970), The Making of a Lady (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Yellow Teddy Bears (1963)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The Yellow Teddybears is misleadingly packaged as a saucy 60s sexploitation movie, which is nowhere near the truth. It's actually a serious message movie about teenage pre-marital sex. A clique of teenage girls in an English school wear a ...
Plot: abortion, pop singer, pregnancy, female nudity, prostitution, boarding school, exploitation
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95%
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Choices (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A 19 year old girl suddenly finds herself pregnant. Not wanting to face motherhood or dealing with the consequences of a child, she contemplates an abortion without the knowledge of her boyfriend. However, her father, a retired 62 year old judge ...
Plot: abortion, crisis of conscience, father daughter conflict, unplanned pregnancy, husband wife relationship, pregnancy, daughter
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85%
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Sweet Revenge (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: While a major in the U.S. Army, Joe Cheever has a fling with his commanding officer's daughter that results in a pregnancy. Cheever convinces the girl to have an illegal abortion. The abortion goes wrong and the girl dies. To protect his ...
Plot: revenge, abortion, army, false accusation, pregnancy, u.s. army, fashion designer
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77%
The Girl, the Body, and the Pill (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A suburban high school teacher is fired from her job for teaching sex education. But she continues to give private sessions at her home to her former students leading to rumors and complications around town.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: exploitation, rape, high school, sex education, abortion, classroom, party, doctor, infidelity, sex, father daughter relationship, teacher ...
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51%
My Lover, My Son (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A woman deals with an unhappy marriage, the death of her lover, and her son's involvement in a crime.
Plot: prostitute, court, car chase, house, incest, swimming pool, champagne, female nudity, running, staircase, bikini, pool table ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Making of a Lady (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: 1901:- Poor but intelligent Emily Fox Seton accepts a marriage proposal from the older Lord James Walderhurst,a widower pushed into providing an heir by his haughty aunt Maria,
Style: stylized, clever, serious, tense, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love and romance, love affair, social differences, class differences, society, strong female presence, solace, butt naked, male nudity, female protagonist, male objectification
Time: victorian, victorian era, 19th century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Hedda Gabler (1962)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Hedda Gabler has just come back from her honeymoon, married to boring but reliable academic George Tesman. Refusing to tie herself down in life and name, Hedda is banking on George being appointed a professorship to secure a better life for the ...
Plot: selfishness, rivalry, aunt, photo album, rival, pistol, class differences, suicide, frustration, rivals, gun, loveless marriage ...
Time: victorian era
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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: surgical mask, medical mask, computer, pregnancy, latex gloves, abortion, making love, knocked up, dentist, rape, dental mask
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Lotgenoten (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 65 min.
Story: When womanizer Remco Albrecht celebrates his 65st birthday he has to deal with people from his past whom he would rather ignore.
Plot: family relations, chinese mafia, revenge, female nudity, husband wife relationship, abortion, prostitution, dog, murder, kidnapping, lesbian
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Ben and Benedict (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Ben (Fran├žoise Lebrun) is a woman who never gets to do what she really wants to do and is the victim of everybody and everything. Benedict is her imaginary creation: the girl who would respond with strength and mastery to situations she can only ...
Plot: dreaming, suburbs, feminism, motherhood, abortion, unrequited love, medical student, car accident, funeral, parisian suburb, pregnancy
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37%
Cohabitation (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Shaw production
Plot: rich girl, pregnancy, youth, coming of age, premarital sex, abortion, love, faithfulness, aspiring writer, sexual harassment, apartment
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Illegitimate (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Romania, Poland, France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: At the dinner table one night, a close-knit Romanian family is upset by a startling revelation.
Plot: brother sister incest, incest, twins, abortion, siblings, butt naked, dark past, brother sister relationship, pregnancy, sex scene, hospital, anal sex ...
Place: romania
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37%
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Aurora (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile
Duration: 83 min.
Story: After she read in the newspaper that a newborn baby was found in a dumpster, a teacher becomes obsessed with giving it a proper burial.
Plot: foster child, abortion, teacher, judge, classroom, burial, junkyard, dead child, beach, newborn baby, doctor, newspaper ...
Place: latin america
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36%
Thappu Thalangal (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Story: Thappu Thalangal is a saga of emotional and selfish world of human feelings. Devu, a local thug whose weapon of choice is a bicycle chain he sports casually around the neck. On one of his nightly rounds, Devu is pursued by a cop and seeks refuge at ...
Plot: ex prostitute, abortion, prostitute, rape, criminal, redemption, remorse, coughing, swashbuckler, male female relationship, recovering alcoholic
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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24 Weeks (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Astrid is a comedian who makes people laugh for a living; her husband Markus is her manager and the two of them work well together. They have a nine-year-old daughter and are expecting their second child. When they learn that their child will not be ...
Plot: down syndrome, pregnant woman nude, abortion, heart condition, pregnant woman, brushing teeth, childbirth, performance, pregnancy, sex scene, husband wife relationship, doctor ...
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Never Rarely Sometimes Always (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
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.
Plot: rape, rape victim, teenage girl, female director, teenage pregnancy, pregnancy, abortion, singing, teenager, stealing money, talent show, 17 year old ...
Place: pennsylvania, new york
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33%
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Midlothia (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Midlothia is a small, tight-knit town, where everyone knows everyone else's business. On Fred's last day in town, he and his closest friends uncover secrets that threaten the fabric of their friendship.
Plot: small town, abortion, barbed wire, beer, friendship, shotgun, infidelity, mini van, duck, tequila, drinking contest
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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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 ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Runaway Father (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A woman's husband leaves her and their three daughters. Years later she sets out to find him and get him to pay back child support.
Plot: abandoned by husband, redhead, welfare, fast food restaurant, abortion, secret identity, library, mother daughter relationship, abandoned by father, father daughter relationship
Place: virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Look Back in Anger (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Look Back in Anger is a love triangle involving the brilliant-but-disaffected young Jimmy Porter (Branagh), his upper-middle-class, impassive wife Alison Porter (Thompson), and her aristocratic best friend Helena Charles (Redmond). Cliff (Horan), an ...
Style: sincere, emotional, disturbing, bleak, psychological ...
Plot: working class, social misfits, family relations, dull life, couples, family problems, unfulfillment, crumbling marriage, betrayal, society, life is a bitch, unsupportive spouse ...
Time: 50s, 80s
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Stranger (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland, Germany, France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A pregnant 22-year-old with a dreary job, a difficult home life and an absent boyfriend learns to love her life and share this love with the child in her womb.
Plot: female director, abortion, tv show, dying father, quiz, unplanned pregnancy, mother daughter relationship, pregnancy, prostitute, wedding, father daughter relationship, alzheimer's disease ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Shadow Days (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: China
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A quasi-ghost story about a young urban Chinese couple returning to their dusty rural roots interrogates one child policy and authoritarianism.
Plot: stabbing, pregnant, new identity, abortion, death, knife, church, fog, murder, police, pregnant woman, blood ...
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Richard III (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 239 min.
Story: Richard Duke of Gloucester, youngest brother of King Edward IV, will stop at nothing to get the crown. He first convinces the ailing King that the Duke of Clarence, his elder brother, is a threat to the lives of Edward's two young sons. Edward ...
Plot: king of england, shakespeare
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Pinjra (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 175 min.
Story: A respected village schoolteacher falls for a travelling dancer and faces a moral dilemma.
Plot: teacher, suicide, murder, village, redemption, tragic love, tragic event, courtroom, disfigured face, self destructing
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Occasional Work of a Female Slave (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Roswitha runs an illegal abortion clinic in Frankfurt to support her student husband and children. When she is forced to close her practice she delves into political and social activism.
Plot: social injustice, politics, arrest, child, fired from the job, female nudity, factory, immigration, poverty, student, vagina, police ...
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29%
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 17
Depraved! (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Features the lives of three swingers couples whose debauched lifestyle of drugs, swapping mates, and abuse begins to catch up to all six of them.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: lesbian, female nudity, infidelity, sadism, transvestite, abortion, drugs, suicide, wife swapping, nudity (full frontal - brief), homosexual, bisexual ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Story of a Cloistered Nun (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France, West Germany
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A woman who was promised to a powerful family's son at birth falls in love with another man, refuses to renounce him, and is sent to a nunnery by her shocked parents. Once there, she first undergoes degradation to acclimatize her to convent ...
Plot: mother superior, nun, murder, female full frontal nudity, convent, lesbianism, nun's habit, corruption, corrupt, evil nun, lesbian, abbess ...
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29%
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Hanna K. (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: Israel, France
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A female American Israeli lawyer is defending a Palestinian charged by an Israeli court. It's a tough case because of strong political background. Meanwhile she finds out she's pregnant and thinks about abortion.
Style: political drama
Plot: prosecutor, arrested, tourist attraction, defense attorney, abortion, human rights, palestinian, holocaust survivor, jewish american, new identity, moral dilemma, refrigerator ...
Place: south africa, jordan, israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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The Arbiter (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Sweden, Estonia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A brilliant but misguided man feels that he has the right to decide who is worth their place on earth.
Plot: female director, father daughter relationship, poison gas, abortion, eugenics, ice, poisoned, teenage girl, woman wearing a red dress, serial murder, choir, shot in the back ...
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29%
Trial on the Street (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Iran
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Just a few hours to his wedding, Amir, a lad from the south of Tehran, receives a call from his closest friend Habib who insist on meeting him to speak about an urgent issue. He rushes to Habib's works place and there listens to Habib's ...
Plot: iranian, prostitution, wedding, abortion, polygamy, betrayal, second wife, friendship, jealous husband, flick knife, taxi driver, dignity ...
Place: iran
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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