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Sex and Zen (1991)
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Sex and Zen (1991)
Original name: 玉蒲團之偷情寶鑑
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A recently married scholar goes on a quest for knowledge of other people's wives, based on his philosophical differences with the Sack Monk. He encounters the Flying Thief, who agrees to help him find women, but only if he attains a penis as big as a horse's. The scholar has a surgeon attach said unit, and he's off and running on his mission, only to find that there are obstacles to his new lifestyle, such as jealous husbands and treacherous females.
Style: erotic, sexual, sexy, surreal, serious, realistic, surprise ending, avant garde, harsh, art house ...
Plot: strong sexual content, nudity (full frontal - brief), prostitute, obsession, infidelity, voyeurism, transplant, transsexual, sexual abuse, sexual relations, couple relations, love and romance, destructive relationship, loss of virginity, danger, femme fatale, couples, dishonesty, dangerous attraction, lifestyle, gender, gays and lesbians, deadly, crumbling marriage, unfulfillment ...
Time: 17th century
Place: hong kong, china, asia, ancient china, tokyo

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out sexy, sexual, erotic and realistic films with plots about sex, female nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), sexual relations, couples, infidelity and male nudity mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like Sex and Zen: The Story of O (1975), Emmanuelle (1974), The School of Flesh (1998), Emmanuelle 7 (1993), Cheeky (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
3-D Sex and Zen: Extreme Ecstasy (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 129 min.
Story: The story is loosely based on a 17th century erotic Chinese story named The Carnal Prayer Mat and follows a young scholar named Yangsheng who gets married to the beautiful daughter of a local merchant. When their sex life proves unsatisfactory, ...
Style: erotic, sexy, realistic, serious, sexual ...
Plot: strong sexual content, sexual relations, couple relations, parody, adultery, erotica, lust, sexually liberated, explicit sex, couples, nudity (full frontal - brief), lesbian sex ...
Time: 17th century
Place: asia, hong kong
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The Story of O (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, West Germany, Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The beautiful O is taken by her boyfriend, Rene, to a bizarre retreat, where she is trained in bondage and sexual perversion...
Style: sexy, sexual, erotic, realistic, psychological ...
Plot: bdsm, sexual abuse, sexual perversion, sadism, sexual cruelty, s&m, sexualized violence, dangerous attraction, domination, sexual relations, sexual sadism, obsession ...
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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, sexy, offbeat, sexual, serious ...
Plot: sexual arousal, erotica, explicit sex, strong sexual content, sexual relations, unfaithful wife, infidelity, sex scene, looking for sex, sexual fantasy, sexual perversion, cheating wife ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: asia, thailand, bangkok thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
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A Chinese Torture Chamber Story (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A Hong Kong "Category 3" (exploitation) classic set during the Sung Dynasty, as a corrupt magistrate subjects a lovely, innocent young bride to inconceivable physical punishments after "convicting" her of killing her husband (by ...
Style: rough, serious, stylized, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: murder, haunted by the past, couples, ghost, femme fatale, crimes, dishonesty, deadly, danger, martial arts, infidelity, woman in danger ...
Place: hong kong, asia
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The School of Flesh (1998)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: France, Luxembourg, Belgium
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In Paris, Dominique, a middle-aged fashion professional, solicits the services of the handsome Quentin , a bisexual bartender and prostitute who is 15 years her junior. After they first sleep together, their business transaction becomes transformed ...
Style: erotic, serious, psychological, touching, enigmatic ...
Plot: obsession, infidelity, violence, romance, destructive relationship, fall in love, love affair, fashion, sexual relations, lifestyle, prostitute, society ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: france, paris france, morocco, tokyo
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100%
 3.5
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Emmanuelle 7 (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Through the wonders of virtual reality, Emmanuelle tries to help a former schoolmate to overcome a traumatic sexual past.
Style: erotic, psychedelic, sexy, sexploitation film, dark humor
Plot: explicit sex, bisexual girl, sexual desire, sexual harassment, sexual attraction, sex, emmanuelle, erotica, experiment, rape victim, rape, computer program ...
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Cheeky (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 91 min.
Story: While scouting out apartments in London for her Venetian boyfriend, Carla rents an apartment that overlooks the Thames. There she meet the lesbian hyper-horny real estate agent Moira.
Style: erotic, sexy, sexual, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: female full frontal nudity, strong sexual content, erotica, explicit sex, lesbian sex, sexual relations, infidelity, sex scene, exhibitionist, female nudity, twentysomething life, seduction ...
Time: 90s
Place: venice, europe, london, england
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100%
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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, realistic, serious, sexy
Plot: lesbian sex, bondage, infidelity, seduction, inheritance, brothel, strong sexual content, nudity (full frontal - brief), manipulation, looking for sex, dangerous attraction, love affair ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: hong kong, asia
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100%
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Secret Things (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Two young women find themselves struggling to survive in Paris, street-wise Nathalie, a stripper, and naïve Sandrine, a barmaid. Together, they discover that sex can be used to their advantage, and pleasure.
Style: erotic, psychological, sexual, harsh, stylized ...
Plot: orgy, friendship, office, lesbian, sexual relations, seduction, older man younger woman relationship, perversion, manipulation, obsession, dangerous attraction, manipulations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: paris france, france, europe, tokyo
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All Ladies Do It (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Diana is a Roman wife happily married to sympathetic Paolo but she is keen on playing benign games of seduction with other men while resisting the advances of chic lingerie shop owner Silvio. She narrates her adventures to Paolo in order to ...
Style: sexy, erotic, sexual, entertaining, light ...
Audience: date night
Plot: adultery, infidelity, erotica, voyeur, cuckold, strong sexual content, lust, looking for sex, female orgasm, ecstasy, massage, fellatio ...
Time: 90s
Place: venice, europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.4
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Live Flesh (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A scorned ex-convict forces himself into the lives of the couple who put him behind bars.
Style: psychological, realistic, serious, intense, emotional ...
Plot: infidelity, lust, strong sexual content, paraplegic, bus, sexual relations, adultery, obsession, love triangle, danger, haunted by the past, desire ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 70s
Place: spain, madrid, europe, sarajevo, miami ...
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Nana, the True Key of Pleasure (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In Zola's Paris, an ingenue arrives at a tony bordello: she's Nana, guileless, but quickly learning to use her erotic innocence to get what she wants. She's an actress for a soft-core filmmaker and soon is the most popular courtesan ...
Style: erotic, realistic, serious, sexy, sexual ...
Plot: lesbian incest, femme fatale, lifestyle, love and romance, prostitute, dishonesty, unfulfillment, couples, power relations, conquering, infidelity, strong female presence ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: paris france, france, europe
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27%
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Romance (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Although deeply in love with her boyfriend - and indeed sleeping in the same bed with him - a schoolteacher cannot handle the almost complete lack of intimacy he will allow. Increasingly frustrated, she gradually finds her sexual appetites leading ...
Style: erotic, surprise ending, sexual, sexy, serious ...
Plot: degradation, infidelity, nymphomania, strong sexual content, erection, explicit sex, bondage, rape, sex, cuckold, female full frontal nudity, sexual relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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The Big Feast (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A group of men hire some prostitutes and go to a villa in the countryside. There, they engage in group sex and resolve to eat themselves to death.
Style: dark humor, humorous, satirical, art house, sexy ...
Plot: sex, sexual promiscuity, suicide, weekend, society, social decay, lifestyle, midlife crisis, sexual relations, strong sexual content, friends, gluttony ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: france, europe, paris france, turkey
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The Exterminating Angels (2006)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: François, a French director, is conducting a rather unorthodox casting. He tries to understand how women desire and especially how they get pleasure. But by getting too close to their fire, he hasn’t sensed the Angels coming.
Style: erotic, serious, sexy, surreal, realistic ...
Plot: ghost, intimacy, dishonesty, sexual abuse, lifestyle, love and romance, sexual relations, love triangle, filmmaker, transgression, filmmaking, warning ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france
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Bitter Moon (1992)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: France, UK
Duration: 139 min.
Story: An embittered husband, paralyzed and in a wheelchair, buttonholes a complete stranger and begins to tell him the story of his marriage. The stranger would like to escape, but cannot. For one thing he grows fascinated by the story. For another he is ...
Style: erotic, sexy, psychological, sexual, breathtaking ...
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Delta of Venus (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A struggling American writer and a fellow American expatriate begin a sordid affair among the chaos and discord of 1940 Paris, France on the brink of World War II.
Style: sexual, erotic, sexy, realistic, serious ...
Plot: world war two, infidelity, writers, soldier, secret, extramarital affair, jealousy, violence, romance, bdsm, writer's life, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 1940s, 40s
Place: paris france, europe, france, england, mexico ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.1
 903
Sexual Life (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Disparate individuals rationalize their infidelities.
Style: sexy, humorous, semi serious, light, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: infidelity, friendship, looking for sex, sexual relations, singleness, dishonesty, womanizer, introspection, love and romance, battle of the sexes, sex, prostitute ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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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, sexy, sexual, serious, realistic
Plot: power relations, couples, strong sexual content, couple relations, dangerous attraction, infidelity, love triangle, midlife crisis, love affair, sexual relations, self discovery, island ...
Time: 70s
Place: paris france
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26%
Two Girls and a Guy (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Two women confront their boyfriend, a two-timing actor who professed eternal love to each.
Style: talky, humorous, realistic, semi serious, melancholic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: infidelity, love triangle, womanizer, love, actor, betrayal, love and romance, couple relations, couples, dishonesty, revenge, manipulation ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa
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26%
City of Women (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 139 min.
Story: A businessman finds himself trapped at a hotel and threatened by women en masse.
Style: surreal, atmospheric, offbeat, clever, witty ...
Plot: feminism, sexual relations, satire, crimes, love and romance, hostages, politics, battle of the sexes, strong female presence, hostage, couples, disorder ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: italy, paris france
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26%
Quiet Days in Clichy (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Jens Jorgen Thorsen's freewheeling adaptation of Henry Miller's notorious novel offered a different kind of American in Paris and pushed the boundaries of sex on the screen
Style: banned film, erotic, serious, realistic, sexual ...
Plot: voyeurism, prostitute, foursome, artists and showbiz, nihilism, thirtysomething life, couples, sexual relations, dangerous attraction, destructive relationship, lifestyle, femme fatale ...
Time: 1930s, 30s
Place: paris france, france, europe
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26%
Confusion of Genders (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Bisexual attorney Alain is bedding his female boss, his murderer client, the client's hairdresser girlfriend, and a precocious boy who knows what he wants and tries to convince Alain that he can 'have it all'.
Style: witty, humorous, sexy, erotic, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, obsession, destructive relationship, farce, looking for love, dangerous attraction, womanizer, couples, infidelity, dishonesty, romance, love affair ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Shortbus (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A group of New Yorkers caught up in their milieu converge at an underground salon infamous for its blend of art, music, politics, and carnality. The characters converge in a weekly Brooklyn social/artistic/sexual salon "Shortbus", loosely ...
Style: sexual, sexy, controversial, stylized, biting ...
Plot: strong sexual content, erection, group sex, explicit sex, gays and lesbians, gay, sexual relations, self discovery, sex, looking for love, homosexual, sexuality ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.0
 38K
9½ Weeks (1986)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: An erotic story about a woman, the assistant of an art gallery, who gets involved in an impersonal affair with a man. She barely knows about his life, only about the sex games they play, so the relationship begins to get complicated.
Style: sexy, erotic, sexual, psychological, romantic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: sex scene, strong sexual content, erotica, sexual relations, obsession, sexuality, dangerous attraction, bdsm, destructive relationship, sexual desire, mysterious character, sexual awakening ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, coney island brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city
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26%
Suspicious River (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A young married woman (Parker) sells her body, not just for money, to guests at the motel where she works as a receptionist.
Style: psychological, rough, disturbing, erotic, realistic ...
Plot: prostitute, sexual abuse, infidelity, survival, dangerous attraction, destructive relationship, haunted by the past, family problems, life is a bitch, danger, small town, strong sexual content ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, vancouver british columbia canada, vancouver
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26%
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My Man (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In Lyon, where many are unemployed, Marie is a prostitute who loves her work: she's thoughtful and exuberant toward clients old and young, slim or flabby. One night, a homeless man sleeps in the foyer of her apartment house; she gives him a hot ...
Style: humorous, sexual, clever, witty, sexy ...
Plot: prostitute, manipulation, infidelity, homeless man, prostitution, eroticism, teaching the ways of the world, love affair, love and romance, downfall, gays and lesbians, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: lyon, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Sex, Lies and Renaissance (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, West Germany
Duration: 98 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, love affair, infidelity, down on your luck, strong female presence, social relations, couples, power relations ...
Time: 18th century
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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, sexual ...
Plot: emmanuelle, erotica, sex, sexual desire, sexual relations, looking for sex, sex scene, starting over, infidelity, lesbian sex, femme fatale, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 80s, year 1983
Place: brazil, latin america, rio de janeiro, los angeles, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Warm Water Under a Red Bridge (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan, France
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A newly unemployed salaryman meets a particularly sexual woman.
Style: surreal, sentimental, touching, sincere, contemplative ...
Plot: romance, love affair, self discovery, sexual relations, couple relations, couples, starting over, mysterious character, unlikely couple, sexuality, adultery, village ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia, tokyo, hong kong, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%