Movies like Beyond Sleep

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Beyond Sleep (2016)
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Beyond Sleep (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands, Norway
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A young man's mythical quest for a stone that fell from the sky. He searches, stumbles and suffers as he traverses the sadistic universe of Northern Europe. He only finds redemption on the very edge of madness. Based on the iconic Dutch novel 'Nooit meer slapen' by Willem Frederik Hermans.
Style: psychological, captivating, disturbing, weird
Plot: dream, male nudity, swamp, skinny dipping, geologist, travel, nature, scientist, meteorite, explorer, insanity, self discovery, introspection, survival, mental disorder, fog, road trip, female nudity, compass, walking, backpack, female full frontal nudity, luggage
Place: norway

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Most similar movies to Beyond Sleep

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, psychological, disturbing and suspense films with plots about male nudity, female nudity, self discovery, relationships, female full frontal nudity, relationship problems and road trip mostly in Drama and Comedy genres. Some movies like Beyond Sleep: Voyage (2013), Nanayo (2008), Things We Do for Love (2013), The Belly of the Sea (2021), The Art of Travel (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Voyage (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A young psychiatrist ventures into a lone voyage to fight his depression. On the sea he records stories of people departed from this world prematurely, while what awaits him on the shore is the ultimate irony of life. Shot in Mongolia, Malaysia, ...
Style: erotic, psychological, disturbing, captivating
Plot: naked in public, lgbt, relationship problems, disturbed individual, life is a bitch, introspection, psychiatrist, social problems, self discovery, nude model, bisexual, female nudity ...
Time: 60s
Place: mongolia
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95%
 6.6
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Nanayo (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan, Thailand
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young woman leaves her job and lover in Japan to start a new life in Thailand.
Style: psychological, disturbing, captivating
Plot: nature, lifestyle change, changing lives, introspection, relationships, female protagonist, new life, self discovery, buddhist monk, thai, tank top, female director
Place: thailand
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90%
Things We Do for Love (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland, Norway
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Vaarala, a reserved romantic photographer, has an odd artistic vision of loneliness: he takes serial photos of an empty park bench in remote spaces of nature. When he meets and falls in love with the spirited, unruly Ansa, his ‘bench’ is ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, suspense, captivating, disturbing
Plot: love, love triangle, jealousy, patricide, affection, brother brother relationship, photographer, single parent, love affair, manslaughter, ex husband ex wife relationship, son murders father ...
Time: 2010s
Place: norway, finland
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81%
The Belly of the Sea (2021)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 75 min.
Story: June, 1816. A French navy frigate ran aground on a sandbar off the coast of Senegal. Attempts to free the board were futile - the crew had no choice but to abandon ship. Since the available boats were not enough to accommodate the entire crew, the ...
Style: suspense, disturbing, captivating, tense, psychological ...
Plot: castaway, shipwreck, sea, struggle for survival, raft, storm at sea, survival, ocean, lost at sea, drowning, suicide, death ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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meteorite movies
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The Art of Travel (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: High school grad. Conner Layne is about to marry his first love, but when wedding plans fail, he goes solo on his honeymoon to Central America, finding adventure with a ragtag group of foreigners who attempt to cross the Darien Gap in record time.
Style: captivating, realistic, sincere, psychological, bleak ...
Plot: travel, self discovery, adventurer, escapades, friends, prank, youth, adventure, canceled wedding, survival, disaster, nature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Deep Blue Dream (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 76 min.
Story: While still in cinema school, Diego stood out as one of the most promising students, directing successful shorts. However, coming to the job market, he can not establish himself as a filmmaker, being forced to film wedding ceremonies.
Style: captivating, psychological, disturbing
Plot: loneliness, relationships, male female relationship, relationship problems, in love, director, couple relations, social awkwardness, love affair, love interest, love story, fall in love ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Entertainment (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Set in the Mojave Desert, the film follows a broken-down comedian playing clubs across the Southwest, working his way to Los Angeles to meet his estranged daughter.
Style: suspense, captivating, psychological, disturbing, surreal ...
Plot: comedian, father daughter estrangement, relationship problems, career, actor, estrangement, midlife crisis, estranged daughter, identity crisis, creative block, family problems, self discovery ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Communication & Lies (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A film about a man and one woman who do absurdly crazy things. But although their shocking behaviors are outrageous, but it remains not just as some spectacles. When the communication between two comes to fail, it suddenly arouses subtle sorrows.
Style: suspense, psychological, disturbing, captivating
Plot: insanity, relationships, tragic love, relationship problems, mentally unstable, life is a bitch, love affair, couple relations, love story, mental illness, male female relationship, sex scene ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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A Day for Women (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Egypt
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A new swimming pool opens in a Cairo district, with the announcement that Sundays will be only for females. This causes ripples throughout the local community, while three women - Shamiya, Azza, and Lula - assess their varying lives.
Style: captivating, psychological, disturbing
Plot: feminism, social relations, social problems, women, lifestyle, introspection, society, self discovery, swimming, islam, grief, female director
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
That Kind of Summer (2022)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 137 min.
Story: In a countryside house where they are meant to explore the troubles in their sexuality, three women spend days and nights apprehending their inner demons. A serene German therapist and a kind-hearted social worker supervise them, help them and try ...
Style: captivating, disturbing, psychological
Plot: women, lifestyle change, relationship problems, psychology, relationships, sexual desire, introspection, therapy, psychotherapy, female protagonist, psychological manipulation, group therapy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 4.8
 153
La rabbia (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A young director years old, lives with a girl. Active part of the Intellectual society, he represents perfectly the union between fear and determination, that changes deeply his way of understanding the world that surrounds him. His only aim is to ...
Style: psychological, disturbing
Plot: filmmaking, actor, director, surrealism, filmmaker, lifestyle, self discovery, social problems, life philosophy, producer, female nudity, male nudity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Missing Star (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, Switzerland, France, Singapore
Duration: 103 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: psychological, captivating, multicultural, disturbing, road movie
Plot: changing lives, cross cultural relations, relationships, self discovery, japanese culture, engineer, culture, introspection, cultural difference, journey, male female relationship, single mother ...
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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 2K
1001 Grams (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Norway, Germany
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When Norwegian scientist Marie attends a seminar in Paris on the actual weight of a kilo, it is her own measurement of disappointment, grief and, not least, love, that ends up on the scale. Finally Marie is forced to come to terms with how much a ...
Style: realistic, serious, psychological, captivating, sexy ...
Plot: self discovery, unfulfillment, dull life, frustration, scientist, estrangement, love, father daughter relationship, bittersweet, love and romance, love affair, female nudity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, scandinavia, norway, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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The Last Bus (2021)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, United Arab Emirates
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Widower Tom, on the recent passing of his wife Mary, uses his free bus pass to travel the length of Britain from John O'Groats in Scotland to Land's End in Cornwall, their shared birthplace, using only local buses. It's an ...
Style: disturbing, captivating, psychological, sincere
Plot: travel, elderly man, senior citizen, retirement home life, loss of wife, loss of family, old man, road trip, life is a bitch, loss of spouse, last wish, country ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.7
 3K
North (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Following a nervous breakdown, ski athlete Jomar has isolated himself in a lonely existence as the guard of a ski park. When he learns that he might be the father of a child way up north, he sets on a strange and poetic journey through Norway on a ...
Style: road movie, humorous, atmospheric, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: on the road, road trip, self discovery, estrangement, introspection, ex athlete, wilderness, winter, friendship, mountain, antisocial personality disorder, grandparent grandchild relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: norway, scandinavia, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Continent (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: China
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A road movie that follows three young men yearning after their ideals.
Style: road movie, disturbing, captivating, psychological
Plot: road trip, marital crisis, family problems, crisis, marriage crisis, family in crisis, life is a bitch, relationship problems, travel, self discovery, introspection, island ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.9
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Jackie Boy (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A self-destructive womanizer falls for a girl with mysterious intentions.
Style: disturbing
Plot: male nudity, female nudity, misogyny, female full frontal nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Charly (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: disturbing, psychological, captivating
Plot: female rapist, trailer home, coming of age, teenager, road trip, prostitute, relationships, travel, relationship problems, male female relationship, first sexual experience, countryside ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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The Taste of Life (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: What does life taste of? For joyful Nikki the answer is clear: of pleasure. Delightfully she enjoys this at every possible occasion, as she drives through the country looking for people and their stories for her video-blog.
Style: captivating, psychological, erotic
Plot: erotica, female voyeur, sex scene, road trip, travel, life, relationships, ordinary people, lifestyle, society, eroticism, voyeur ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Spring Awakening (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Young adults growing up in an oppressed society, finding ways to fight back and discovering as individuals who they truly are.
Style: captivating, psychological, disturbing
Plot: self discovery, relationship problems, lifestyle, couple relations, society, love affair, youth, relationships, male female relationship, love interest, young couple, social problems ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Time of Indifference (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A screen adaptation of the novel of the same name by Alberto Moravia. Rome, our days. Mariagration Ardengo and her children Michele and Carla are left without a livelihood. Mariagration's money-hungry lover Leo develops a plan to take the last ...
Style: disturbing, captivating, psychological
Plot: problem solving, family life, family relations, greed, relationship problems, save the day, lack of money, financial problem, money problems, social problems, lovers, family ...
Place: rome italy, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Desert Bride (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina, Chile
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Teresa’s life is turned upside down when she is forced to accept a job far away. On her way, she loses her bag, causing her to cross paths with El Gringo, a traveling salesman.
Style: captivating, disturbing, psychological, suspense
Plot: traveling salesman, journey, lifestyle, female protagonist, travel, relationships, lifestyle change, road trip, changing lives, male female relationship, family relations, woman ...
Place: buenos aires argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Road to La Paz (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina, Netherlands, Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Sebastian is unemployed, finding pleasure only in his old Peugeot. He got married to his girlfriend Jazmin and having no income, he starts a job of a private ride service. One day, a regular customer, Jalil, an old Arab man suggests a long distance ...
Style: road movie, captivating, inter cultural, psychological, disturbing ...
Plot: journey, car, dog, cultural difference, road trip, spiritual journey, culture, travel, cross cultural relations, hotel, robbery, old man ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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The Last Queen of the Earth (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Iran
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Leaving his family in Afghanistan to find work in Iran, Ali Bakhsh returns home to Afghanistan in search of his family in the wake of the 9/11 attacks and the following U.S. invasion.
Style: suspense, captivating, psychological, disturbing
Plot: job seeking, refugee, family man, getting home, homecoming, introspection, life is a bitch, family, self discovery, immigrants, family relations, factory worker ...
Place: iran, afghanistan
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39%
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The Escape (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A Dutch woman escapes her family life in search for happiness in the Portuguese Algarve.
Style: psychological, disturbing, captivating
Plot: gigolo, seduction, relationship problems, changing lives, male female relationship, family problems, running away from home, new love, troubled marriage, looking for love, couple relations, unhappy marriage ...
Place: portugal
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Catcher in the Rye (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: This film consists of 75 minutes and 6 seconds of blue screen.
Style: avant garde, psychological, captivating, disturbing, suspense ...
Plot: avant-garde, abstract art, surrealism, absurdism
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.2
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Vital Signs (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Triggered by the death of a family member a young woman embarks on a singular journey of helping people who are about to die. The dying have nothing to lose and need lasting moments of intimacy that Simone finds herself willing to give at no cost. ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, thought provoking, captivating, suspense
Plot: life & death, care, near death experience, last wish, nursing, disability, nudity (full frontal - brief), man in underwear, handicapped, male objectification, male nudity, erotica ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.2
 92
First Taste (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 64 min.
Story: The title "Binyag" translates to 'loss of innocence,' and this little-known film from the Philippenes shows, very effectively, the process in which one young person loses his own innocence. A boy living a quiet, picturesque life ...
Style: captivating, disturbing, psychological
Plot: gay, male nudity, homosexual, countryside, lgbt, lifestyle, sexploitation, sexual awakening, sexual relations, sexual content, erotica, relationships ...
Place: the philippines, manila philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Paths of the Soul (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: China
Duration: 115 min.
Story: PATHS OF THE SOUL follows a group of Tibetan villagers who leave their families and homes to make a "bowing pilgrimage" — laying their bodies flat on the ground after every few steps — along the 2,000-kilometre road to Lhasa. Though ...
Style: suspense, disturbing, psychological, captivating, no music
Plot: pilgrimage, faith, travel, family relations, life is a bitch, relationships, pilgrim, social relations, society, wildlife, yoga, religion ...
Place: tibet
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Daydream Obsession 3: Legacy (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: While visiting his recently-divorced father, Wylie discovers the camera and video diaries of Clayton. With his college friends over, Wylie begins to explore his desires through daydreams and reality. His roommate Greg is the object of his obsession. ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, suspense, captivating
Plot: gay, father son relationship, gay interest, gay crush, erotica, coming out, lgbt, gay erotica, nudity (full frontal - brief), sexuality, skinny dipping, sex tape ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%