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Demimonde (2015)
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Demimonde (2015)
Original name: Félvilág
Genre: Drama, History, Mystery
Country: Hungary
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The story of three women - a famous prostitute, her housekeeper and their new maid - living in Budapest of 1910s, whose passionate, bizarre and complex relationship can only lead to one thing: murder.
Plot: prostitute, maid, female protagonist, housekeeper, murder, lesbianism, courtesan
Time: 1910s
Place: budapest, budapest hungary, central europe

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, psychological and emotional films with plots about prostitute, female nudity, murder, sex, erotica, husband wife relationship and brothel mostly in Drama, Mystery and History genres. Some movies like Demimonde: Eternal Winter (2018), The Cricket (1980), The Legend of Lizzie Borden (1975), Gift Girls (1980), Blue Jeans (1975). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Eternal Winter (2018)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: Hungary
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The true story of an unlikely romance in a Soviet labor camp.
Plot: gulag, coal mine, female nudity, survival, stalinism, labor camp, world war two, communism
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The Cricket (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 101 min.
Story: An impressionable young woman's relationship with an aging prostitute leads to a job as a maid at a brothel.
Plot: prostitute, parent child relationship, maid, brothel, mother daughter relationship, murder, female nudity, suicide by drowning
Place: italy
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The Legend of Lizzie Borden (1975)
Genre: Drama, History, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A dramatization of the famous 1893 Massachusetts trial of the woman accused of murdering her father and stepmother with an ax.
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Gift Girls (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three women are secretly plush prostitutes. They are successively called by a mysterious person to have sex with three different men and assuage their weird fantasies.
Plot: sex, prostitute, sexual fantasy, nude model, erotica, female nudity, lesbianism, lesbian sex, female homosexuality
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Blue Jeans (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Tells the story of young Daniela ‘Blue Jeans’ Anselmi, a free-spirited drifter who makes her way in life by selling sexual favors and practicing petty-crime. After Daniela is arrested, the man who might be her long-lost father is called into her ...
Plot: murder, prostitute, sex, undressing, pubic hair, female nudity, bare breasts, erotica, female full frontal nudity, female objectification, undressing someone, male objectification ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Love Me Strangely (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Alain Revent, a seductive and refined man, derives a peculiar satisfaction from debasing his wives. The first, driven to the brink of despair, throws herself out of a window. Enlisting the help of an equally perverse casual acquaintance, Dino, the ...
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Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Country: Hungary
Duration: 76 min.
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Alexa (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Alexa is very attentive to her customer's requests, but soon realizes that prostitution has limited long term career potential...
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A domineering San Francisco businessman is determined to put an end to his son's romance with a high-priced hooker.
Plot: prostitute, father son relationship, call girl, construction worker, brother sister relationship, greek american, mother son relationship
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Kaspar Hauser (1993)
Genre: Drama, History, Mystery
Country: Germany, Austria, Sweden
Duration: 139 min.
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Plot: murder, folk hero, mysterious character, prisoner, intrigue, political intrigue, royal family, state affairs, babies and infants, captivity, kidnapping, confined ...
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Genre: Drama, History
Country: Hungary, Slovakia, Poland
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Story: One of the doyennes of Hungarian film deals with a dark period of national history: the Soviet regime in Hungary. She portrays it through the fate of the former prime minister and national hero, Imre Nagy. The script is based on the diary written by ...
Plot: husband wife relationship, doctor, disease, hate, gallows, speech, rat, rain, hanging, terror, stalinism, suppression ...
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48%
 5.6
 386
Circle of Love (1964)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In a chain reaction of romantic adventures, various people play musical beds in a remake of Max Ophul's "La Ronde."
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Audience: date night
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48%
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Sleeping Waters (1992)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: France, Portugal
Duration: 96 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Unknown Woman (2006)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 118 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 7.1
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Birdcage Inn (1998)
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Plot: prison, prostitute, prisoner, lesbianism, bare breasts, female nudity, sex, guillotine, missing person, sadism, loveless marriage, actress ...
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