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The Year of the Cannibals (1970)
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The Year of the Cannibals (1970)
Original name: I cannibali
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: On the streets of a damp metropolis lie the corpses of hundreds and hundreds of boys and girls. No one can give them a resting place because of a law enacted by a repressive State. But the young Antigone, with the help of a foreigner, Tiresias, violates this rule in the name of pietas, undermining the established order.
Plot: male full rear nudity, death, fascism, brother, symbolism, teenager, cave, female nudity, mental institution, society, corpse, oppression, body, shot to death
Place: milan italy

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out erotic, realistic, sexy and psychological films with plots about death, female nudity, surrealism, female full frontal nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), bare breasts and murder mostly in Drama, Crime and Thriller genres. Some movies like The Year of the Cannibals: Nest of Vipers (1978), Partner (1968), The Pacifist (1970), Porcile (1969), Action (1980). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Nest of Vipers (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: During the Fascist era in Venice, a young music student has affairs with two beautiful women.
Style: erotic
Plot: age difference, fascism, incest, love, fascist, playing piano, lesbianism, piano teacher, incest overtones, female nudity, male nudity, male full rear nudity ...
Time: 1930s
Place: venice, italy
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95%
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Partner (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In PARTNER, Bernardo Bertolucci conflated his interests in psychoanalysis, nonlinear narrative, and Godard to create a uniquely avant-garde work unlike anything in his ouevre. The film is loosely based on Dostoyevsky's novel THE DOUBLE and ...
Plot: death, female nudity, professor, topless, american imperialism, murderer, marxism, class struggle, theater, imperialism, nudity (full frontal - brief), roma ...
Time: year 1968
Place: rome italy, italy
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85%
 5.5
 187
The Pacifist (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France, West Germany
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Barbara (Monica Vitti) is a journalist investigating the local counterculture who becomes involved, after an unpleasant start of battery and stalking, with Pierre Clémenti's louche all-around dropout.
Style: political
Plot: fascist, communist, journalist, student protest, jewish, communism, fashion model, repression, murder, russian roulette, religion, shot to death
Place: milan italy
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85%
 6.6
 3K
Porcile (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Two dramatic stories. In an undetermined past, a young cannibal (who killed his own father) is condemned to be torn to pieces by some wild beasts. In the second story, Julian, the young son of a post-war German industrialist, is on the way to lie ...
Style: disturbing, experimental, erotic, suspense, clever ...
Plot: zoophilia, cannibal, cannibalism, social decay, female nudity, death, pig, social outcast, surrealism, son murders father, bestiality, male nudity ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, post world war two, middle ages
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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 4.5
 358
Action (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Bruno is an idealistic hero who questions the meaning of life in this confusing and sometimes hallucinatory erotic drama. After a night in jail, he is gang-raped by punk rockers in a garbage dump. He later saves an old man who believes he is ...
Style: erotic, surreal, sexy, cult film
Plot: surrealism, female nudity, rape, erotica, mental institution, absurd humor, prison, death, male objectification, nude dance, male nudity, anus ...
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70%
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Steppenwolf (1974)
Genre: Drama
Country: Switzerland, UK, France, Italy, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In the bourgeois circles of Europe after the Great War, can anything save the modern man? Harry Haller, a solitary intellectual, has all his life feared his dual nature of being human and being a beast. He's decided to die on his 50th birthday, ...
Style: surreal, philosophical, experimental, atmospheric, stylized ...
Plot: mental disorder, buddhism, spirituality, mysticism, couple relations, jazz, mental illness, redemption, introspection, midlife crisis, split personality, unfulfillment ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Wheel of Ashes (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: After being heralded by Jean-Luc Godard as the great hope of the New American Cinema, Peter Emanuel Goldman relocated to Paris just in time for 1968. Social dissolution permeates WHEEL OF ASHES, a stripped-down account of a young man's ...
Plot: alienation, religion, materialism, existentialism, hinduism, christianity, reincarnation, death, french new wave, apartment
Place: paris france
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60%
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 20
Gundagardi (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 136 min.
Story: The two brothers Kalicharan & Narshima cause havoc all over the city. The police calls in Karan Singh as the most effective police man to fight against them.His sister was married to a journalist.He encounters a murder of the minister by ...
Plot: brother brother relationship, death, police officer, brother, death sentence, police, hindi
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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 8.1
 14K
A Special Day (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The film is set during the late 1930s: the occasion is the first meeting between Mussolini and Hitler. Left alone in her tenement home when her fascist husband runs off to attend the historic event, Sophia Loren strikes up a friendship with her ...
Style: cerebral, philosophical, sexy, emotional, sexual ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: fascism, gay, italian fascism, housewife, neighbor, world war two, homosexuality, lgbt, homosexual, infidelity, gays and lesbians, nazi ...
Time: 1930s, year 1938, 20th century, pre world war two
Place: rome italy, italy
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55%
When the Trees Fall (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Ukraine, Poland
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The story revolves around rebellious five-year-old Vitka, her teenage cousin Larysa and Larysa’s boyfriend, a young criminal Scar. After the death of her father, Larysa wants a different life, even if the entire community condemns her love for ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, captivating
Plot: symbolism, domestic violence, abused woman, little girl, misery, sister, love story, sister sister relationship, tragic love, teenager, life is a bitch, coming of age ...
Place: ukraine
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51%
Goodbye Solidarity (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A story about the generation of 1968.
Plot: marxism, vulgarity, rebel, parents, solidarity, fascism, city, sex, female nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), party, death ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Our Lady of the Turks (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A man (Carmelo Bene) can not bear to be part of society. He considers himself a "jerk" and so invents its own philosophy, which involves the destruction of his land of Puglia where all citizens are devoted to the Catholic religion. ...
Style: experimental, avant garde
Plot: lgbt, dead man, illness, unrequited love, palace, gay, injection, stream of consciousness, tourist, topless woman, corpse, knight ...
Place: southern italy, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Night Porter (1974)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 118 min.
Story: In this unsettling drama from Italian filmmaker Liliana Cavani, a concentration camp survivor discovers her former torturer and lover working as a porter at a hotel in postwar Vienna. When the couple attempt to re-create their sadomasochistic ...
Style: psychological, serious, erotic, bleak, sexual ...
Plot: s&m, eroticism, dangerous attraction, bdsm, world war two, nazi, sexual abuse, sexual perversion, nudity (full frontal - brief), war crime, guilt, concentration camp ...
Time: 50s, post world war two, 1940s, year 1957, 70s ...
Place: vienna, frankfurt germany, hungary, germany, tokyo ...
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50%
The Divine Nymph (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 115 min.
Story: In the decadent Roaring Twenties, a beautiful woman engages in affairs with two men, playing them against each other.
Plot: female nudity, incest, fascism, cruelty to animal, sex, erotica, nudity (full frontal - brief), female full frontal nudity, cmnf
Time: 1920s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Designated Victim (1971)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A wealthy, decadent count convinces a disillusioned playboy that they shall murder one another's relatives, to get away with the perfect crime. The count murders the playboy's unpleasant wife. Now the playboy finds he cannot keep his end ...
Style: psychological
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Place: italy, venice
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Dark in the White Light (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sri Lanka
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A Buddhist monk on a spiritual quest. A Student trying to test his limits. An organ dealer growing his business. A surgeon who heals by day and rapes women at night.
Style: weird
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⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Ivantsov, Petrov, Sidorov (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 89 min.
Plot: investigator, team, discovery, experiment, brother, director, neighbor, death, scientist, laboratory, wife, husband ...
Place: ussr
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Her Last Chance (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Drug adict teen gets out of rehab only to be accused of her boyfriend's death.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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A Thousand Months (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium, Morocco, Germany
Duration: 124 min.
Story: 1981, Morocco. A village in the Atlas mountains. A city in the distance. A child. A family facing its destiny.
Plot: authoritarianism, teenager, teacher, countryside, little boy, oppression, school teacher, poverty, theft, village, suicide, wedding ...
Place: morocco
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.9
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Mother's Heart (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Lorenz has three young children who are victims of a media who wishes to turn out terrorists. She contends with her monstrous offspring and student revolts until she can't take it anymore. Lorenz takes matters into her own hands by planting a ...
Plot: death of child, children, child neglect, fascism, communism, male nudity, terrorism, single mother, animal cruelty, nanny, lgbt, oedipus complex ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.0
 121
Milarepa (1974)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Leo, dopo un incidente stradale, è ricoverato in ambulatorio e racconta al professore Bennet, suo medico curante, la storia e le gesta del monaco tibetano Milarepa, con il quale si identifica. La leggenda è narrata in tre capitoli ben distinti: la ...
Style: philosophical
Plot: transcendence, flashback, doctor patient relationship, legend, buddhism, enlightenment, teacher student relationship, magic, car accident, meditation, redemption, resurrection ...
Time: 11th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.4
 700
Little Lips (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 77 min.
Story: A writer returns home to his estate after service in World War I. He has developed a very bad case of depression due to a war wound concerning his genitalia. He contemplates suicide, but recovers after becoming interested in his caretaker's 12 ...
Style: erotic, disturbing, atmospheric, serious, melancholic ...
Audience: teen drama
Plot: lolita, puberty, underage girl, forbidden love, sex with a minor, girl man relationship, older man young girl relationship, age difference, suicide, coming of age, sexuality, lust ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Down the Ancient Stairs (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A mental hospital somewhere in Tuscany during the thirties. Far away from fascism, this closed world is rules over by Dr. Bonaccorsi, a passionate benevolent psychiatrist whose dream is to isolate the germ of madness. He is also a very active ...
Plot: nymphomaniac, female nudity, mental disorder, womanizer, cheating wife, male full rear nudity, mental institution, adultery, sex, one female two males threesome, bare breasts, female full frontal nudity
Time: 1930s
Place: tuscany, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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 7.9
 30K
The Conformist (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France, West Germany
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A weak-willed Italian man becomes a fascist flunky who goes abroad to arrange the assassination of his old teacher, now a political dissident.
Style: political, cerebral, philosophical, reflective, neo noir ...
Plot: assassination, fascism, italian fascism, fascist, sexuality, murder, professor, honeymoon, politics, ambush, homosexual, confession ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s, 70s, 20th century, year 1943 ...
Place: paris france, italy, rome italy, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Eden and After (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Czechoslovakia, Tunisia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A group of French students are drawn into the psychological and sexual games of a mysterious Dutchman. Once they sample his "fear powder" the students experience a series of hallucinations.
Style: allegory, disturbing, experimental, erotic, avant garde ...
Plot: torture, surrealism, fetish, nihilism, desert, death, painting, avant-garde, eroticism, female nudity, violence, female full frontal nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Antigone (1961)
Genre: Drama
Country: Greece
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In Thebes in ancient Greece, King Oedipus kills his father and marries his mother Jocasta, having two sons - Eteocles and Polyneices - and two daughters - Ismene and Antigone. King Oedipus dies a beggar in the exile after gouging out his own eye, ...
Style: serious, realistic, gloomy, emotional
Plot: greek mythology, girl, ancient world, rivalry, good versus evil, state affairs, tragic hero, samurai, heroes, betrayal, master warrior, family relations ...
Time: 1920s, 60s
Place: ancient greece, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
In the Presence of a Clown (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Italy, Germany
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Inventor Carl Åkerblom is a rosy-cheeked 54 year-old admirer of Franz Schubert - and a patient in the psychiatric ward of Akademiska Hospital in Uppsala, after having attempted to beat to death his fiancée, Pauline Thibault. Together with another ...
Style: art house
Plot: mental disorder, psychiatric patient, death, mental institution, marriage, family relations, clown, mental patient, attempted murder, filmmaking, theater, stepmother
Time: 1920s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.7
 174
Brothers (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The script of this film was very loose and most of the dialog was improvised by the cast
Style: psychological, sincere, captivating, suspense, contemplative
Plot: family relations, father son reunion, father son relationship, brother brother relationship, troubled past, birthday party, haunted by the past, father son estrangement, inheritance, half brother half brother relationship, brother, dark past ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Annunciation (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The Annunciation (in Hungarian: Angyali üdvözlet) is a Hungarian film directed by András Jeles in 1984, based on The Tragedy of Man (1861) by Imre Madách. When Adam (Péter Bocsor) and Eve (Júlia Mérő), having succumbed to Lucifer's ...
Style: surreal, atmospheric, realistic, serious, captivating ...
Plot: bible, devil, symbolism, angel, philosophy, lucifer, religions or cults, coming of age, heroes, obsessive quest, ancient history, children ...
Time: 18th century
Place: ancient greece, paris france, athens greece, france, london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Tranquille donne di campagna (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Italy, late thirties. The regime of Mussolini in the Prime of their Italian volunteers are sent to the civil war in Spain. On the background of a peaceful village landscapes, behind the walls of the old farmhouses Florianna (Carmen Scarpitta - La ...
Style: erotic, sexy, sexploitation film
Plot: older woman teenage boy sex, breast suckling, forced incest, older woman younger man relationship, peeping, aunt, brother sister sex, sex with sister, tarot card, sex with brother, sexploitation, female masturbation ...
Time: 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%