Movies like Trap

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Trap (2015)
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Trap (2015)
Original name: Taklub
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The story of the rebuilding of their lives by the survivors of the disaster caused by Typhoon Yolanda in the Philippines, particularly focusing on the struggles of a mother who lost their children.
Plot: death, hospital, fire, survivor, crucifix, typhoon, loss of child, bible quote
Place: the philippines

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out tense, twists and turns, touching and intense films with plots about female nudity, murder, sex, hospital, gay, revenge and village mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Trap: Thy Womb (2012), Soliloquy (2009), Bona (1980), Wailing in the Forest (2016), The Pawnshop (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Thy Womb (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A Bajau midwife copes with the irony of her own infertility amid the deprivations of her gypsy community in Tawi-Tawi. A saga of island life stuck between the devil of passion and the deep blue sea of tradition.
Style: touching
Plot: society, ocean, ocean or sea, childless couple, indigenous people, midwife, surrogate mother
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: the philippines
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95%
 8.0
 5
Soliloquy (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A bus takes-off from urban Manila to the rural southeastern side of the country, carrying a group of mixed passengers from all walks of life, each one has a personal story to tell and they are telling it in their own voice. During the long journey, ...
Plot: superstition, road trip, knife, journey, gay, butterfly, ex convict, translator, pregnancy, one day, bus, deaf mute
Place: the philippines
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75%
 7.5
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Bona (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A scorned teenager gets revenge on the aging gigolo who took advantage of her while pursuing other women.
Plot: movie actor, water, obsessed fan, shooting, revenge, taking a bath, gigolo, slum, fan, bathtub
Place: the philippines, manila philippines
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73%
Wailing in the Forest (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An indigenous family, one of the last forest people of old, copes with the unusual changes in their environment including the imposing lifestyle and customs of the more sociable tribes on the plains.
Style: fairy tale, mysterious
Plot: indigenous people, tropics, ritual, isolation
Place: the philippines, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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The Pawnshop (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Follows the lives of four different people, each linked to the other by the house of business. Olivia, owner of the establishment, yearns for her late husband and denies the onset of old age. She lives with her appraiser Amy, a romantic who is doing ...
Plot: pawnshop, television, mirror, ring, security guard, death, clock, loan shark, cake, jewelry, grief, kidney ...
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 5.7
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Manila (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Due to a delayed flight a group of German flight passengers have to wait in the hall of the airport of Manila. The crowd is quite mixed, ranging from an cultivated east German teacher couple up to sleazy sex tourists. As the waiting prolongs, more ...
Plot: airport, masturbation
Place: the philippines, manila philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Mano po 6: A Mother's Love (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Melinda Uy is a half-Filipino, half-Chinese struggling mother to four children married to a full-Chinese blood man. Her family was believed to bring curse to Olive's famiily. Because of this, Melinda was not accepted by Uy's family as one ...
Plot: teenage rebellion, sister in law, best friend
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 7.2
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The Seventies (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 128 min.
Story: A middle-class Filipino family struggles to survive in the era of dictatorship.
Plot: martial law, mother, torture
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Nympha (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Story: A re-imagination of the Celso Ad Castillo classic, "Nympha" tells the story of an orphan woman named Nympha living in a backward province with a narrow minded aunt who is a religious fanatic.
Plot: murder, cemetery, female nudity, sex, nudity (full frontal - brief)
Place: the philippines
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53%
Dama de Noche (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Story: A woman who was maltreated during her younger years gets revenge on the people who abused her.
Plot: female nudity, child abuse, nymphomaniac, sex, erotica, physical abuse, revenge
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 7.6
 32
Donsol (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 105 min.
Story: About two lonely people who met during the whaleshark watching season in Donsol, Sorsogon.
Plot: underwater scene, whale, cancer, breast cancer, shark, underwater, tour guide, fishing village, ocean
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.2
 5
Last Day (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 95 min.
Story: One morning, residents of a rural village are horrified when the sun rises in the West. According to Islamic belief, this phenomenon signals the Apocalypse. As village folk react differently to the situation, a tragedy strikes when one of the ...
Plot: countryside, village, murder, villager, apocalypse, islam, rape, devil
Place: the philippines
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50%
Letters of Solitude (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Story: Rashid Ali returns to his Maguindanao hometown after studying and working for more than 25 years in Barcelona, Spain. Idealistic, he dreams of using what he learned in Europe to improve the lives of his people. But nothing has changed since he left. ...
Plot: sister, master, gate, radio, bicycle, news report, letter writing, postman
Place: the philippines
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50%
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 13
Ben & Sam (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A college heartthrob meets a college newbie - a challenge, a tension, a discovery, and a love that will change everything between them.
Plot: college, gay, male homosexuality, dressing room, gay slur, gay interest, male objectification, locker room, gay lead character, homosexuality, college student, gay relationship
Place: the philippines
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49%
The Man in Her Life (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Selya is disappointed with Bobby who only wants sex but no real relationship nor marriage. So she leaves and decides to marry the gay Ramon who, she is convinced, is definitely different.
Plot: lgbt, homosexual, sex, female nudity, gay, teacher, nudity (full frontal - brief), gay interest
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Ball (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Lester, the star player of their community basketball team who dreams of playing at the country's premier league, but encounters a problem on the way to PBA (Philippine Basketball Association). He meets Pandy (Arnel Ignacio), a couturier who is ...
Plot: basketball, basketball team, shower room, revenge, virgin mary statue, manager
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 7.3
 75
Live Show (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Story revolves around the sad plight of the live sex performers Rolly (Paolo Rivero), Gigi (Klaudia Koronel), Rosita (Ana Capri), Sandra (Hazel Espinosa and Vio (Simon Ibarra) and what drives them to do the inexplicable.
Plot: reality, love, prostitute, poverty, male prostitute, female nudity, suicide, sex in public, sex
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.9
 15
UPCAT (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Story: A of two high school senior students who believes passing the UPCAT will help make their dreams of becoming successful come true.
Plot: secret, fraternity, high school, duo, mayor, cliff, student, crush, mockery
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Strands (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Isabel and Clara are two childhood friends separated by fate. Isabel is a naive provincial lass who works as an indigenous fabric weaver while Clara is the liberated city girl. Clara has gone wild after her mother runs off with another man. The two ...
Plot: friend, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, erotica, female nudity, conservative, sex scene, childhood friend, murder, girlfriend boyfriend relationship
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.3
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Caregiver (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A grade school English teacher Sarah Gonzales joins the 150,000 Pinoy OFWs working in the United Kingdom to support her Husband, Teddy Gonzales in making a better living for their family. More than just a chronicle of the Filipinos experience ...
Plot: insecurity, poncho, caregiver, insubordination, bonding, alzheimer's disease, shame, english teacher, patient, diaspora, grandmother, kite ...
Place: the philippines, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Whisper to God (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 82 min.
Story: When her boyfriend leaves for Japan on a singing contract, a dancer is so distraught she does not see the car that hits her. The driver pretends to be a helpful passer-by; they fall in love and gets married. Only bringing her to a more complicated ...
Plot: kidnapping, brain tumor, rape, dancer, singer, friend, jail, road accident, blind man, murder
Place: the philippines
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45%
The Last Virgin (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A priest visits a small seaside town. Miling a former nun who now teaches catechism on the island thinks that father Emman is the priest she sent for. She believes that a priest would help revive the townspeople's faith in God by putting up ...
Plot: village chief, sex, politics, female nudity, rape, island, prostitute, white slavery, fake priest, burnt face
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
From What Is Before (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 338 min.
Story: The Philippines, 1972. Mysterious things are happening in a remote barrio. Wails are heard from the forest, cows are hacked to death, a man is found bleeding to death at the crossroad and houses are burned. Ferdinand E. Marcos announces Proclamation ...
Style: realistic, serious, stylized, atmospheric, bleak ...
Plot: mystery, village life, forces of nature, isolation, clergy, society, confined, chaos, village, danger, martial law, suicide ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1971, year 1972, year 1970
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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My Neighbor’s Wife (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Aaron and Giselle are an ambitious couple, but their hard work isn’t enough to provide for the comfortable life they desire. The marriage of their well-to-do bosom buddies, Bullet and Jasmine, also goes from bliss to bleak. Their situation heads ...
Style: twists and turns, psychological, light, tense
Plot: marriage, husband wife relationship, adultery, school, marital infidelity, father son relationship, friend turned foe, nun, hospital, extramarital affair, mother son relationship, perfume ...
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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The Penitent (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Tension between a jealous husband, his wife who's attracted to his friend and the friend is rising as their small, deeply catholic, Mexican village is deciding who will be Christ during the possibly dangerous reenactment of the Crucifixion.
Plot: crucifix, easter, village
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.1
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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 ...
Plot: countryside, gay interest, oral sex, homosexual, village, sex, skinny dipping, gay, male nudity, beach
Place: the philippines, manila philippines
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43%
The Balloon Vendor (1974)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A young boy tries to make living out of a puppet show when his mother abandons him and his father.
Plot: circus, parent child relationship, blond boy, death, balloon, hospital, loss of son, father son relationship
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39%
Ika-11 Utos Mahalin Mo Asawa Mo (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Story: This film is about domestic violence.
Plot: female director, violence against women, court, self defense, legal action, lawyer, musician, judge, psychologist, murder, flashback, band ...
Place: the philippines
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38%
Ordinary People (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 107 min.
Story: ORDINARY PEOPLE is a family portrait of Jane, 16, and her boyfriend, Aries, who live on their own in the chaotic streets of Manila. Surviving as pickpockets, the lives of the young couple change when they suddenly become teenage parents. But not ...
Style: tense, twists and turns, disturbing, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: husband wife relationship, family relations, child abduction, missing child, child, violence, money, mother child relationship, kidnapped child, transvestite, running, theft ...
Place: the philippines
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37%
A Journey Home (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Dante, a middle-aged man, believes he has lost everything: estranged from his family for twenty years, he losses his job and finds out that his wife is dead. He goes to her wake and sees his two children Raffy and Kristine again. While Dante is ...
Plot: father, taxi, flower, company, coffin, attorney, prayer, car accident, crucifix, hospital, widow, newspaper ad ...
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36%