Movies like Much Loved

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Much Loved (2015)
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Much Loved (2015)
Original name: الزين اللي فيك
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Morocco
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A social drama about four marginalized prostitutes in Marrakech and their complex relations with their families and society at large.
Style: thought provoking, touching, captivating, suspense
Plot: sex, humiliation, child prostitution, prostitute, muslim, violence against women, debauchery, mother daughter relationship, estranged mother, teenage daughter, poverty, prostitution, sexual humiliation, sex work, rape, police corruption, anal rape, dancing, lesbian, pregnancy, party, female nudity, witchcraft, rich man, pedophilia ...
Time: 2010s
Place: morocco, north africa

Most similar movies to Much Loved

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, suspense, psychological and serious films with plots about prostitution, female nudity, prostitute, sex, nudity (full frontal - brief), bare breasts and male nudity mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Much Loved: Papicha (2019), Katie Says Goodbye (2016), Hotel Coppelia (2021), Trance (2006), Gloria Mundi (2019). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Papicha (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Algeria, Belgium, Qatar
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Algiers, 1997. The country is in the hands of terrorist groups, seeking to establish an Islamic and archaic state. Women are particularly affected and oppressed by primitive diktas, who seek to take control of their bodies and control their passage ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, suspense, captivating, psychological
Plot: violence against women, hijab, female protagonist, muslim girl, mass murder, sea, unwanted pregnancy, attempted rape, pregnancy, friendship, teenage girl, university ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: algeria
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100%
Katie Says Goodbye (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In order to best save the necessary funds to leave her desolate town and start anew, Katie prostitutes herself to a handful of regulars that frequent the diner she waitresses at. As she draws near to saving the funds she believes her new life ...
Style: touching, captivating, sexy, sentimental, psychological ...
Plot: waitress, love at first sight, prostitution, poverty, alcoholic mother, mother daughter relationship, single mother, violence against women, love, employer employee relationship, fired from the job, working class ...
Place: san francisco, arizona
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49%
 6.5
 455
Hotel Coppelia (2021)
Genre: Drama
Country: Dominican Republic
Duration: 113 min.
Story: 1965, Dominican Republic. At a seaside brothel, the lives of a group of prostitutes take a dramatic turn when freedom fighters stage a revolutionary coup, making them realise they can have a better life and perhaps find love. But everything changes ...
Style: tense, disturbing, suspense
Plot: prostitute, rape, female nudity, masturbation, brothel, large breasts, american soldier, freedom fighter, father daughter incest, social problems, lifestyle change, social relations ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: dominican republic
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.1
 532
Trance (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, Russia, France, Portugal
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Sonia, a girl from St Petersburg, decides to seek a better life in western Europe. She first gets a job at a car dealer in Germany. But she is suddenly kidnapped and sold into sexual slavery. She will be dragged from country to country and ...
Style: tense, touching, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: sex slavery, organized crime, human trafficking, russian, forced prostitution, prostitute, abduction, brothel, violence against women, humiliation, female director, rape ...
Place: europe, germany, russia, st. petersburg russia, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 6.2
 750
Gloria Mundi (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Daniel leaves prison. He returns to Marseilles where Mathilda, his daughter, has just given birth. Nicolas, his spouse, a self-employed driver, is exhausted while Mathilda is a sales assistant on a trial basis. But, one night, Nicolas is assaulted ...
Style: suspense, psychological, talky, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: police, racism, muslim, baby, ex husband, released from prison, prostitute, humiliation, infidelity, drugs, prison, taxi driver ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century, contemporary
Place: marseille, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.8
 855
Pleasure (2021)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden, Netherlands, France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: 20-year-old Bella Cherry leaves the small town life in Sweden for Los Angeles with the aim to become the worlds next big porn star but the road to her goal turns out to be bumpier than she imagined.
Style: captivating
Plot: prostitute, prostitution, seductress, sexploitation, sex worker, teenage prostitute, porn industry, female nudity, ambition, seductive woman, blind ambition, desire for fame ...
Place: sweden, los angeles, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.3
 1K
Alanis (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A young Buenos Aires mother and sex worker suffers the hypocrisy of the laws that are supposed to protect her, in this compelling, profoundly political drama about the dismal choices foisted upon vulnerable women.
Style: tense, suspense, captivating
Plot: female protagonist, sex worker, prostitute, prostitution, money problems, mother and son, social misfits, life is a bitch, social problems, white trash, financial problem, mother son relationship ...
Place: buenos aires argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.3
 45
She Walks (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 77 min.
Story: An illegal Chinese immigrant and her teenage daughter are held captive in their home after a stranger breaks in.
Style: suspense, disturbing, psychological, captivating
Plot: mother daughter relationship, prostitution, lifestyle change, mysterious stranger, family relations, mysterious man, family problems, illegal prostitution, mystery, social problems, life is a bitch, prostitute ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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The Stolen Children (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France, Switzerland
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Antonio, a policeman (carabiniere), has an order to take two children (Rosetta and her brother Luciano) from Milan to Sicily to an orphanage. Their mother has been arrested for forcing Rosetta (11 years old) to work as a prostitute. First the ...
Style: touching, thought provoking, captivating, sincere, emotional ...
Plot: orphanage, social differences, kids in trouble, life is a bitch, gain trust, society, self discovery, on the road, family problems, parents and children, dysfunctional family, custody ...
Time: 90s
Place: italy, sicily, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.6
 7K
Elles (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Poland, Germany
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A journalist tries to balance the duties of marriage and motherhood while researching a piece on college women who work as prostitutes to pay their tuition.
Style: captivating, thought provoking, realistic, serious, feminist film
Plot: prostitution, journalist, introspection, ambition, female friendship, hopes, society, husband wife relationship, sex, marital crisis, feminism, strong female presence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
House of Tolerance (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 122 min.
Story: A young woman begins a new life at the Apollonide bordello, a high-class brothel in Paris.
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, rough, sexy ...
Plot: prostitute, brothel, sexploitation, coitus, female nudity, sexual abuse, disfigurement, fondling, debauchery, violence against women, sex trafficking, confined ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: paris france, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Where There Is Shade (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Cambodia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In Cambodia still haunted by the crimes of the Khmer Rouges, a 45 years old French crossdresser, Mirinda, lives as a prostitute in the backstreets of Phnom Penh. Meeting a young trafficked girl, he gradually discovers the feeling of fatherhood.
Style: touching, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: danger, youth, gender, transvestism, child in peril, redemption, on the run, chases and races, hopes, transvestite, male nudity, little girl ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: cambodia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Florida Project (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: The story of a precocious six year-old and her ragtag group of friends whose summer break is filled with childhood wonder, possibility and a sense of adventure while the adults around them struggle with hard times.
Style: touching, sincere, captivating, thought provoking
Plot: mother daughter relationship, motel, friendship, little girl, eviction, drug addiction, children, social services, mother child separation, female friendship, single mother, parent child relationship ...
Time: 2010s
Place: florida, orlando florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.6
 4K
Whore (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: This melodrama investigates the life of a prostitute in a pseudo-documentary style.
Style: serious, sincere, bleak, harsh, sexual ...
Audience: teens
Plot: rape, prostitute, mistreatment, prostitution, redemption, friendship, nightlife, hopes, downfall, life is a bitch, introspection, woman in danger ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.6
 972
Working Girls (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A day in the life of several prostitutes in an upscale Manhattan whore house. The film is a stark portrayal of the women prostitutes, the male customers and the motivations of both. Watch as the madam manipulates her "girls". Watch as she ...
Style: sexual, sincere, talky, tense, thought provoking ...
Plot: prostitute, nudity (full frontal - brief), brothel, strong female presence, profanity, indoor, strong sexual content, couples, gender, social misfits, society, workplace ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan, new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.5
 7K
Nowhereland (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Born into the seedy, underground world of prostitution, 15-year-old Shara has known no other life. Her mother is an aging, career escort, who is now looking to Shara to make the kind of money she made in her youth.
Style: thought provoking, realistic, serious, bleak, compassionate
Plot: teenage prostitution, prostitution, sex trafficking, underage, mother daughter relationship, drug use, teenage girl, violent man, abusive boyfriend, life is a bitch, human trafficking, youth ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Dawn of the Felines (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A glimpse into the lives of three prostitutes in the Ikebukuro district of Tokyo and the clients who solicit them.
Style: sincere, psychological, suspense, captivating, tense ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: prostitution, prostitute, friendship, loneliness, sexy woman, social satire, friend, money, sex scene, youth, lifestyle, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary
Place: tokyo, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.8
 153
Change My Life (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Nina is an unemployed actress who has just taken a lethal overdose of tranquilizers. Stumbling though the streets of Paris in a deathly haze, Nina collapses into unconsciousness. Fortunately for Nina, lonely Algerian Sami happened to jog by at just ...
Style: psychological, suspense, captivating, sincere
Plot: male prostitute, actress, drug addiction, prostitute, sex, male female relationship, relationships, couple relations, female director, unlikely friendships, gay interest, stage actress ...
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 3.9
 258
The Night (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Martin moves around Buenos Aires at night, picking up guys, going to clubs, scoring drugs and having sex. Sometimes he’s paying and sometimes his trans sex-worker friend or another woman takes him along for a threesome.
Style: psychological, unusual plot structure, suspenseful, gay cinema, captivating ...
Plot: gay erotica, blow job, drug use, trans woman, living alone, casual sex, lgbt, threesome, loneliness, aimlessness, orgy, male nudity ...
Time: 21st century
Place: argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.5
 636
Sara (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Journalist Sara has just spent four months completing an in-depth investigation piece. Her editor-in-chief, afraid of offending powerful politicians and business moguls, refuses to run it. Sara’s boyfriend, who works for the same magazine, chooses ...
Style: suspense, psychological, captivating, disturbing
Plot: prostitute, child sexual abuse, prostitution, coming of age, journalist, female journalist, journalism, social problems, private investigation, investigative journalist, intrigue, crime solving ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Angels of the Sun (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In Northeastern of Brazil, the father of the twelve years old illiterate Maria sells his daughter to Tadeu to be employed as a housemaid and have a better life. However, the girl is resold to the farmer Lourenço that deflowers her, and he gives the ...
Style: suspense, psychological, serious, rough, disturbing
Plot: prostitution, brothel, child prostitution, child abuse, life is a bitch, sex slave, slave girl, sex slavery, captivity, teenage prostitute, slave trader, slave ...
Time: year 2002
Place: brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.3
 3K
In Between (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Israel
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The film captures the daily duality of three young Palestinian women in Tel Aviv, caught between hometown tradition and big city abandon, and the price they must pay for a lifestyle that seems obvious to many: the freedom to work, party, fuck, and ...
Style: sincere, humorous, contemplative, unusual plot structure, captivating ...
Plot: lgbt, student, friendship, female friendship, israeli, female protagonist, dating, university, young woman, muslim, roommate, single woman ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: israel, tel aviv israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.6
 10K
Pretty Baby (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Hattie (Susan Sarandon), a New Orleans hooker, meets a photographer named Bellocq (Keith Carradine) at her brothel one night and, after he photographs her, he befriends her 12-year-old daughter, Violet (Brooke Shields). When Violet is brought on as ...
Style: thought provoking, sentimental, melancholic, atmospheric, sexy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: innocence lost, brothel, child prostitution, loss of virginity, underage sex, virginity, girl man relationship, prostitute, brothel madam, photographer, sexuality, love and romance ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 90s, year 1917
Place: new orleans, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Tokyo Decadence (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A submissive hooker goes about her trade, suffering abuse at the hands of Japanese salarymen and Yakuza types. She's unhappy about her work, and is apparently trying to find some sort of appeasement for the fact that her lover has married.
Style: erotic, tense, surreal, disturbing, realistic ...
Plot: sex, bdsm, sexual relations, prostitute, femdom, sexual abuse, gangsters, rescue, downfall, life is a bitch, lifestyle, true love ...
Time: 90s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo, mount fuji, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.6
 505
Lolita's Club (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The plot follows the story of twin brothers, one is a coldhearted violent police officer, the other is a helpless romantic with a mental disability. The two brothers are tragically involved with a prostitute who works in the bordello that gives the ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, realistic, serious, sexual ...
Plot: prostitute, twins, sexual relations, sex trafficking, police corruption, murder, brothel, teenage prostitute, on the run, crimes, family relations, mentally challenged ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.1
 413
Gigola (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: George, a charismatic and adventurous young woman, born from an old, catholic family, falls in love, in her teens, with a female teacher named Sybil. Devastated by her lover's eventual suicide, some years later, George embarks on an exciting ...
Style: erotic, sexy, controversial, stylized, serious ...
Plot: prostitute, murder, lesbian, lesbian sex, lifestyle, destructive relationship, sexual relations, crimes, deadly, nightlife, couples, gangsters ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
I Am Frigid...Why? (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Sultry Sandra Julien stars as a teenage virgin who is traumatized after being raped by her 2 "friends", a young man and his sister, leaving her with no interest in sex. Discouraged, she embarks on a journey of sexual awakening in hopes of ...
Plot: prostitution, rape, brother sister incest, sexual awakening, abused woman, theatre director, female nudity, sex, lesbian sex, lesbianism, rape victim, orgy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
My Life to Live (1962)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Twelve episodic tales in the life of a Parisian woman and her slow descent into prostitution.
Style: thought provoking, gloomy, atmospheric, psychological, serious ...
Plot: prostitute, pimp, prostitution, philosophy, woman smoking cigarette, pinball machine, free will, female protagonist, life is a bitch, introspection, new wave, artist ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: paris france, france, tokyo, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Looking for Her (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Elisa, on a verge of divorce, leaves Paris with her son Noe to settle in her hometown of Dunkerque to find the biological mother who gave her up for adoption 30 years before.
Style: suspense, touching, suspenseful
Plot: adoption, mother daughter relationship, female protagonist, mother daughter reunion, pregnant woman, abortion, husband wife relationship, pregnancy, racism, mother son relationship, female director, cycling ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.1
 639
Loverboy (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Scholiere Denise is ontevreden met haar leven en als ze de 19-jarige charmante Michael tegenkomt lijkt haar verlangen naar luxe en romantiek vervuld te worden. Maar Michael investeert in haar uit eigen belang.
Style: captivating
Plot: prostitute, teenage prostitution, street prostitution, in love, teenage love, manipulative person, teenager, teenage life, sexual manipulation, manipulation, sex trade, sex trafficking ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%