Movies like How Good the Whites Are

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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: colonialism, racism, good deed, anthropophagus, pasta, stabbed in the heart, convoy, mozart, humanitarian, map on screen, body paint, war paint, missionary, oasis, bribery, dead child, television crew, ambush, helicopter, cannibalism, water, desert, truck
Place: north africa, morocco

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and biting films with plots about racism, society, female nudity, couples, family relations, husband wife relationship and culture clash mostly in Drama, Comedy and War genres. Some movies like How Good the Whites Are: The Big Feast (1973), The Summer of Ben Tyler (1996), Come Home and Meet My Wife (1974), Welcome to Norway (2016), Torremolinos 73 (2003). 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, cooking and food, society, sexual relations, strong sexual content, gluttony, sexual promiscuity, friends, midlife crisis ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: europe, france, turkey
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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, african american, lawyer, controversy, political unrest, confrontation, mental retardation, conscience, segregation
Time: 1940s
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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: love, sex, tv news, working class, age difference, factory worker, forgiveness, anonymous letter, female nudity, adultery, male nudity, flashback ...
Place: italy
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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: racism, interracial friendship, culture, refugee, racial slur, border crossing, woman on top, husband wife relationship, father daughter relationship, money problems, translator, unfaithful husband ...
Place: norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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: humorous, clever, sexual, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: filmmaking, adult filmmaking, crumbling marriage, obsession, movie business, couple relations, sexual relations, midlife crisis, unfulfillment, couples, babies and infants, obsessive quest ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: spain, europe
⇓ 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: wedding, husband wife relationship, virginity, funeral, obsession, pregnancy, death of mother, death of protagonist, black bra, in law, convent, religion ...
Time: 1960s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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: sex maniac, cigarette smoking, snow, singing, song, female nudity, surrealism, sex, prostitute, flashback, dog, religion ...
Place: italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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, erotica, female nudity, absurd humor, nude model
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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: biting, semi serious, dark humor, clever, realistic ...
Plot: death penalty, executioner, death, retirement, death sentence, family relations, social misfits, wedding, grave digger, parents and children, hopes, love and romance ...
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Place: spain, europe
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La Ciénaga (2001)
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 ...
Style: serious, talky, captivating, realistic, sincere ...
Plot: racism, drink, children, incest, dysfunctional family, eccentric family, drunk, neo realism, family in crisis, family problems, family relations, crumbling marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: argentina, latin america, usa, los angeles
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Placido (1961)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 85 min.
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Style: semi serious, sentimental, dark humor, biting, realistic ...
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Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Girl of Your Dreams (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 121 min.
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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, semi serious, sentimental, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: village life, desert, village, sexism, world, battle of the sexes, wife husband relationship, female protagonist, society, couples, social relations, against the rules ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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I Feel Good (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
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Plot: human ashes, communism, soup, old car, camera, singing, train, car accident, loser, bathrobe, swimming pool, flashback ...
Time: 2010s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Watermelon Man (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Last Woman (1976)
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Country: France, Italy
Duration: 112 min.
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Plot: single father, female full frontal nudity, surrealism, baby, self mutilation, husband wife relationship, love, engineer, male objectification, castration, sex scene, machismo ...
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32%
 6.7
 102
Cecilia (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: Cuba, Spain
Duration: 127 min.
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30%
 5.5
 508
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Country: USA
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Time: 70s
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29%
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Alila (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Israel, France
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Life in a flimsy Tel Aviv apartment complex is a sour urban mosaic whose seedy characters, try as they might, can't get out of one another's faces. The character's lives overlap and collide. Gabi, a bobbed haired sexpot, and her lover ...
Style: gloomy, serious, realistic, sincere, touching
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Black and White in Color (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: Côte d'Ivoire, France, West Germany, Switzerland
Duration: 90 min.
Story: French colonists in Africa, several months behind in the news, find themselves at war with their German neighbors. Deciding that they must do their proper duty and fight the Germans, they promptly conscript the local native population. Issuing them ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, biting, realistic, dark humor ...
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Time: year 1915, 1910s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Class Of Miss MacMichael (1978)
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Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
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Country: Norway
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Elijah (2007)
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Style: surreal, humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty ...
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Time: contemporary
Place: iran, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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The Debut (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Filipino-American high school student Ben (Dante Mercado) works in a comic book shop to earn money to pay his way into Cal Arts. His father, a postman, is determined that his son--who has won a pre-med scholarship to UCLA--will become a doctor. The ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty, touching
Plot: high school, coming of age, culture clash, racism, social misfits, friendship, suburbs, looking for love, school, parents and children, siblings relations, social differences ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.0
 2K
Up and Down (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Milan and Goran are two criminals who smuggle illegal immigrants. One night after they complete a smuggle, they discover that one of the immigrants has left a baby behind. Milan and Goran decide to sell the baby to Lubos and Eman, who are ...
Style: semi serious, clever, realistic, humorous, touching ...
Plot: racism, reunion, parents and children, couples, family relations, babies and infants, crime, immigrants, dealing with death, couple relations, adoption, cons and scams ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: romania, thailand, prague, slovakia, burma ...
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26%
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