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How Good the Whites Are (1988)
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How Good the Whites Are (1988)
Original name: Ya bon les blancs
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain, Italy, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Ya bon les blancs depicts a fiercely farcical fable-like vision from Ferreri’s typically ruthless perspective where naïve white liberals attempt to give starving African spaghetti and tomato sauce as aid, ugly Italians attempt boning bloated black native broads, a Catholic priest is gang-raped while he eats Russian chicken and stares at the starved corpse of a preteen negro boy, a deranged jigaboo wearing a white mask claims to whites that he is a real white man and that they are imposters that must leave, and a group of cannibalistic negroid nomads who eat two crackers that dare to sully their magical waterhole. (cont. http://www.soiledsinema.com/2014/08/how-good-whites-are.html?zx=4dfcfb7d2366e8ba)
Plot: racism, colonialism, desert, truck, water, cannibalism, mozart, helicopter, missionary, dead child, bribery, oasis, ambush, television crew, war paint, body paint, map on screen, humanitarian, good deed, convoy, stabbed in the heart, pasta, anthropophagus
Place: morocco, north africa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and dark humor films with plots about racism, society, husband wife relationship, couples, male nudity, female nudity and surrealism mostly in Comedy, Drama and Western genres. Some movies like How Good the Whites Are: The Big Feast (1973), Come Home and Meet My Wife (1974), Torremolinos 73 (2003), The Conjugal Bed (1963), The Summer of Ben Tyler (1996). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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, sexual ...
Plot: suicide, sex, weekend, social decay, society, lifestyle, midlife crisis, strong sexual content, friends, sexual relations, gluttony, sexual promiscuity ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: france, europe, turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Come Home and Meet My Wife (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 106 min.
Story: 50 year old Giulio (Tognazzi) and his 17 year old goddaughter, Vincenzina (Muti) fall madly in love with each other and soon are wed. Unfortunately for Giulio he walks in on his friend and Vincenzina upon a return from a trip. His jealousy and anger ...
Plot: sex, love, female nudity, anonymous letter, flashback, marriage, forgiveness, age difference, working class, tv news, male nudity, infidelity ...
Place: italy
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70%
Torremolinos 73 (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain, Denmark
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Set in 1973 Spain, a struggling encyclopedia salesman and his wife take advantage of an offer to make adult films. The act turns him into an aspring legit filmmaker and her into an international sex symbol.
Style: clever, humorous, sexual, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: filmmaking, adult filmmaking, obsession, crumbling marriage, sexual relations, love and romance, artists and showbiz, couple relations, babies and infants, unfulfillment, midlife crisis, obsessive quest ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: spain, europe, california, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
The Conjugal Bed (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A 40 years old man, Alfonso, finally succeeds to marry a virgin, educate, beautiful and very catholic woman. But soon she, Regina, starts stressing him because she wants to be pregnant. When the stress is at its peak Regina at last gets pregnant. ...
Style: italian comedy
Plot: death of protagonist, pregnancy, in law, knitting, roma, husband wife relationship, wedding, male female relationship, 40 year old, death of mother, bedridden, virginity ...
Time: 1960s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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The Summer of Ben Tyler (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Set early during World War II, the film has a lot to say about love, honor, relationships, commitment and power. Keeping their promise to their dying black housekeeper, a white family takes in her teenage mentally-slow son. The movie details the ...
Plot: racism, racial segregation, political unrest, segregation, confrontation, mental retardation, controversy, lawyer, african american, conscience
Time: 1940s
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Diary of a Maniac (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In this stylish and offbeat black comedy, Benito ( Jerry Calà) keeps a diary of his sexual fantasies and cravings. As a result of his on-again, off-again relationship with the beautiful and insatiable Luigia (Sabrina Ferilli), his thoughts along ...
Style: ambiguous ending
Plot: pregnant, dog, flashback, sex, female nudity, prostitute, singing, hospital, surrealism, snow, cigarette smoking, snake ...
Place: rome italy, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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The Source (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Belgium, Italy
Duration: 135 min.
Story: A comedy/drama set in a village and centered on a battle of the sexes, where women threaten to withhold sexual favours as long as the men refuse to install a water pipe.
Style: feel good, humorous, sentimental, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: village life, desert, village, sexism, sexual relations, couple relations, in-laws, against the rules, couples, abortion, world, rebellion ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Her Harem (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A seductive woman pushes three men to the limits toying with their sexual desires and male pride.
Plot: surrealism, harem, nude model, female nudity, erotica, absurd humor
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Welcome to Norway (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A couple decide to open a home for refuges in the remote cold mountains of Norway.
Plot: interracial friendship, racism, refugee, culture, father daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, unfaithful husband, hate crime, woman on top, money problems, translator, border crossing ...
Place: norway
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54%
Don't Touch the White Woman! (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A highly stylized surreal farce about the events leading up to Custer's Last Stand anachronistically reenacted in an urban renewal area in modern Paris. Director Mario Fererri reenacts the events leading up to the Battle of the Little Big Horn ...
Style: offbeat, not serious, stylized, clever, surreal
Plot: farce, racism, head of state, disorder, state affairs, social differences, society, anti war, narcissism, father daughter incest, nipples visible through clothing, anarchism ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Executioner (1963)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An undertaker gets married to an old executioner's daughter and, although he doesn't like it, must continue the profession of his father-in-law after his retirement.
Style: semi serious, humorous, clever, tense, dark humor ...
Plot: death sentence, death penalty, retirement, executioner, death, retiring, hopes, social misfits, love and romance, misfit, mortician, society ...
Time: 20s, 60s, 1960s
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Placido (1961)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In a small spanish town, a group of old ladies decide to celebrate Christmas Eve with a "Sit a poor man at your table" dinner: each wealthy household of the town will have a homeless person dining with them that night. The celebrations ...
Style: sentimental, feel good, touching, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: charity, working class, dinner, poverty, christmas eve, christmas, society, golden years, family relations, money raising, family in crisis, rich and poor ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Girl of Your Dreams (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 121 min.
Story: A company of Spanish movie makers leaves Franco's Spain and moves to Hitler's Germany to make a film in co-production. Soon some problems start to arise...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, pre war
Plot: jewish, prisoner, politics, showbiz, artists and showbiz, love and romance, couple relations, couples, political unrest, injury, nazi germany, fascism ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, year 1938
Place: spain, europe, germany, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Secret Ballot (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Iran, Italy, Canada, Switzerland
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A female election agent and a gun-toting soldier try to collect votes among the local islanders with mixed success.
Style: surreal, humorous, realistic, semi serious, witty ...
Plot: desert, island, politics, culture clash, battle of the sexes, society, odd couple, media, state affairs, collector, new wave, campaign ...
Time: contemporary
Place: iran, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Argentina, France, Spain, Japan
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Chekhov in contemporary Argentina. Mecha and Gregorio are at their rundown country place near La Ciénaga with their teen children. It's hot. The adults drink constantly; Mecha cuts herself, engendering a trip to the hospital and a visit from ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: argentina, latin america, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Philippines
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38%
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
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Duration: 103 min.
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Duration: 96 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 108 min.
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Place: morocco, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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The Big Ask (2013)
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Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
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Style: dark humor, semi serious, humorous, realistic
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Frozen Stiff (2002)
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Country: Federal Republic of Yugoslavia
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⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Class Of Miss MacMichael (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
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Duration: 94 min.
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32%
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Norway
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Plot: wheelchair, racism, vegetarian, stand up, hospital, male nudity, gay sex, airport, clown
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32%
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July Tales (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 68 min.
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Plot: anthology, summer, summertime, kiss, umbrella, blood, dancing, helicopter, parisian suburb, pond, train, terrorist attack ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: New feature film by Gilles Legrand
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⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Alila (2003)
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Country: Israel, France
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31%
 6.8
 948
The Last Woman (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Gerard and his 9-month-old son have been left by his wife for feminist reasons. The custody of his son is being threatened by his next romance.
Plot: single father, male female relationship, love, female full frontal nudity, husband wife relationship, baby, self mutilation, engineer, uncircumcised penis, surrealism, custody battle, large penis ...
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31%
 7.5
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Country: West Germany
Duration: 95 min.
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Style: touching, realistic, humorous, semi serious, offbeat ...
Plot: desert, motel, friendship, friends, love and romance, hopes, starting over, gem, introspection, society, misfit, fish out of water ...
Time: 80s
Place: utah, nevada, germany, california, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.7
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Cellmates (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Leroy Lowe, grand dragon of the Texas Ku Klux Klan confronts everything he's been taught to hate when he's sentenced to three years of hard labor on a prison work farm, where Warden Merville, dead set on rehabilitating Leroy, chooses ...
Style: realistic, humorous, not serious
Plot: prison, redemption, racism, cell, mexican, hopes, confined, rehabilitation, prison life, society, defamation, latinx lead ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%