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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, courtesan, maid, female protagonist, housekeeper, murder, lesbianism
Time: 1910s
Place: budapest, central europe, budapest hungary

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Duration: 110 min.
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The Cricket (1980)
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Love Me Strangely (1971)
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Duration: 125 min.
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Duration: 76 min.
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