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8:46 (2011)
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8:46 (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
Story: A glimpse into the lives of an ensemble of characters leading up to the moment the world changed forever - 8:46 a.m. Tuesday September 11, 2001.
Time: september 11 2001
Place: new york

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out uplifting, captivating, experimental and avant garde films with plots about exploitation, female nudity, dancer, nudity (full frontal - brief), dancing, subway and reporter mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like 8:46: Lustre (2005), Transit (2008), Love Rome (2004), Rage (2009), Redlight Greenlight (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Lustre (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: "Lustre" chronicles a change in heart, a spiritual awakening through the rise of an unlikely holy man. Filmed on the streets of New York in the year after the Twin Towers fell, "Lustre" tells a story of renewal in uncertain times.
Plot: self discovery, redemption, ghost, loan shark, dark humor, brooklyn bridge, hospital
Time: september 11 2001
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, grand central station manhattan new york city
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Transit (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 3 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: undercover cop, dream, subway
Place: new york, brooklyn new york city
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Love Rome (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Vignettes about four different couples in New York City coming to terms with their lives six months after the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks.
Style: semi documentary, anthology
Plot: 911, political activist, couples
Place: new york
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Rage (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A schoolboy uses his cellphone camera to shoot intimate interviews with people working at a New York fashion house and secretly posts them on the internet. Result: a bitterly funny expose of an industry in crisis, during a week in which an accident ...
Plot: fashion, woman, murder, blogger, photographer, female director
Place: new york
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55%
Redlight Greenlight (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After 10 years of toil, a moral, determined and penniless agent trainee is given his only and last opportunity to make agent. Standing in his way; a 24 hour time frame, Hollywood's most amoral, hyper ambitious and successful agent deciding his ...
Plot: business, wall street, agent, hollywood
Place: beverly hills, new york, manhattan new york city
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55%
 5.0
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A Safe Place (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A young woman named Noah lives alone in New York. She is a disturbed flower child, who retreats into her past, yearning for lost innocence. She recalls her childhood, searching for a "safe place." As a child she met a magician in Central ...
Style: mind bending, experimental
Plot: magic, childhood memory, hippie, free spirit
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Three Rooms in Manhattan (1965)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: When his wife leaves him, a young French actor, François Combe, moves to New York to work for a television company. One evening, he meets an attractive young woman, Kay Larsi, in a bar.
Plot: passion, hollywood, telegram
Place: new york
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50%
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Out of Step (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Graced with the instinctive ability to dance, Jenny Thomas wants nothing more than to become a professional dancer. All of her hard work pays off when she is accepted to a prominent dance program in New York. Against her mother's will, but with ...
Plot: mormon, dancer, dancing, latter day saints, boyfriend girlfriend relationship
Place: new york, utah
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48%
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Downtown: A Street Tale (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A group of street kids find that the only way to make it through the day is to hold onto their dreams while their reality is eating out of dumpsters, turning tricks and squatting in abandoned buildings.
Plot: homelessness, street life, drugs, downtown, inner city, street
Place: new york
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One Naked Night (1965)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: After the death of her prostitute mother, a young woman travels to New York City only to find herself in the clutches of lecherous men and deviate women. She tries to avoid the fast nightlife lifestyle, but she finds it more difficult than it sounds.
Plot: flashback, exploitation, seduction, suicide, wild party, striptease, lesbian sex, model
Place: new york
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46%
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For Michelle (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When Brett Cornell learns that the mother of a child he is alleged to have Fathered 5 years prior, has died in an accident, he heads south to try and take custody of the daughter that he never knew. Brett takes to desperate measures to make it in ...
Plot: custody, court, love, death, accident, intimacy
Place: new york, south carolina, north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Approaching Union Square (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Based on stage monologues, Approaching Union Square is a collage of eleven tales capturing thirty-something New Yorkers struggling to find love and connection in the big city. They all cross paths on a New York City bus.
Plot: anger, roommate, psychiatrist, immigrants, foreshadowing, disaster, death of sister, actor, cell phone, blind date, journalist, infidelity ...
Time: september 11 2001
Place: new york, manhattan new york city
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43%
 6.3
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Boardwalk (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In this drama, David Rosen and his wife Becky have lived in the same Coney Island neighborhood for nearly all their married life. But the area is not what it used to be, and a gang leader named Strut has decided to make Coney Island his new turf. ...
Plot: hare krishna, married couple, desecration, gang, extortion, revenge, restaurant, molotov cocktail
Place: coney island brooklyn new york city, brooklyn new york city, new york
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40%
Without Warning: Terror in the Towers (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Based on the earlier bombing attack on the Twin Towers in New York
Plot: skyscraper, terrorist, terrorism, rescue, bomb, fire, firefighter, world trade center manhattan new york city, explosion
Place: new york, manhattan new york city
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40%
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I, a Man (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: I, A Man is Morrissey and Warhol's commercial take on the Swedish [film] I, A Woman. Somebody suggested to Warhol that they wanted a sexploitation film in the vein of I, A Woman, and so he and Morrissey concocted I, A Man. They created the ...
Plot: voyeurism, sex, male nudity, boredom, staircase, nudity (full frontal - brief), male prostitute, hustler
Time: 60s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Being in Heaven (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In a single moment, life can change forever. Jason Masterman is a young and successful New York stock broker whose career comes to a bitter and humiliating end with the onset of the global financial crisis. Waking one morning to the sound of the ...
Plot: consciousness, success, freedom, journey, restaurant
Place: new york
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37%
 6.3
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The Guys (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The story of a fire captain who lost eight men in the collapse of the World Trade Center and the editor who helps him prepare the eulogies he must deliver.
Style: touching, sincere, emotional, realistic, serious ...
Plot: firefighter, terrorism, journalism, hopes, love and romance, writer's life, couples, couple relations, human spirit, post september 11 2001, chance meeting, women ...
Time: september 11 2001, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Two Girls for a Madman (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Two young girls in New York City studying to be ballet dancers are chosen by a crazed sex fiend to be his next victims. He rapes one of them at gunpoint and then proceeds to stalk and terrorize both of them.
Plot: rape, ballet, air disaster, nudity (full frontal - brief), gay slur, female nudity, car theft, exploitation, stalker, shower
Place: greenwich village manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, new york
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
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Style: captivating
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34%
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: An exhausted, workaholic actress, Anna Baskin, 44, abruptly extricates herself from a successful but mind-numbing TV role, returning to her past life in New York to reinvent herself.
Plot: woman, one night stand, mentally unstable, grudge, exhaustion, actress, party, agent, nervous breakdown, friend, reunion, swimming pool ...
Place: los angeles, new york
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The Sex Perils of Paulette (1965)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
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Plot: nudie cutie, female protagonist, drunkenness, drunken woman, exploitation, sex, female nudity, prostitute, playing footsie, female bare feet, stockings, woman takes off shoes ...
Place: new york
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33%
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Mirrors (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: An aspiring Midwestern ballerina (Marguerite Hickey) struggles in New York as the only jobs she can get are as chorus performers. Her personal life is equally dismal.
Plot: dancer, love triangle, reporter, ballet, career, ballerina, love, dancing, female protagonist, marriage proposal, muscleman, footsie under the table ...
Place: new york
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32%
 5.0
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Melissa (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Melissa follows her dream of becoming a dancer all the way to New York City but finds when she gets there that reaching her goal might cost more than she is willing to sacrifice. In dire need of money, she becomes an exotic dancer in a strip club ...
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32%
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Three black revolutionaries gun down two New York City police officers. The subsequent investigation puts a white assistant DA and a black police detective on the trail of the killers that leads from New York to San Francisco and down to New Orleans.
Plot: murder, police, black cop, police officer, racism, buddy cop, nypd, murder investigation, police investigation, cop killer, assistant district attorney
Place: new orleans, san francisco, new york
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31%
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Gutter Trash (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: An imprisoned model recalls the debached times with her degenerate boss, her drug dealer, and a clean-cut young man whom wants her to quit her nude modeling profession to make a life for herself elsewhere.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: photographer, psychiatrist, seduction, suicide, orgy, lesbian, drug dealer, drugs, rape, female nudity, lesbianism, model ...
Place: new york
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31%
The Long Island Four (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Based on the true story of four Nazi saboteurs who infiltrated the US in 1942 and were quickly caught and executed, this 80-minute ode to America's irresistibly corruptive allure was the only underground feature by writer-director Anders ...
Style: avant garde
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Place: new york
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30%
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The Citizen (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Yearning to leave behind his life of misfortune in the Middle East, Ibrahim Jarrah wins the U.S. Green Card Lottery for a chance to become an American citizen. Ibrahim lands in New York City the day before 9/11…and the events of the September ...
Style: realistic, captivating, serious, psychological, uplifting
Plot: starting over, american dream, immigrants, society, 9/11, hopes, rivalry, city, wrestler, lottery, urban
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
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29%
Way Off Broadway (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Way Off Broadway is the story of five friends who, frustrated by the abrupt juxtaposition of being successful artists on the university level to poor struggling artists in New York City, take a crash course in life as they explore the dynamic of ...
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Place: manhattan new york city, new york
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29%
Short Walk to Daylight (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Eight people have to find their way out of a New York subway after being trapped following an earthquake.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: disaster, subway, train, racial tension, escape, trapped, earthquake, railway, flood, drug addict, catastrophe, gas leak
Place: new york
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29%
Chelsea Girls (1966)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 210 min.
Story: Lacking a formal narrative, Warhol's art house classic follows various residents of the Chelsea Hotel in 1966 New York City, presented in a split screen with a single audio track in conjunction with one side of screen.
Style: art house, psychedelic, avant garde, experimental, weird
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Place: new york
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