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Egon Schiele: Death and the Maiden (2016)
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Egon Schiele: Death and the Maiden (2016)
Original name: Egon Schiele: Tod und Mädchen
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Austria, Luxembourg
Duration: 110 min.
Story: At the beginning of the 20th Century Egon Schiele is one of the most provocative artists in Vienna. His life and work are driven by beautiful women and an era that is coming to an end. Two women will have a lasting impact on him - his sister and first muse Gerti, and 17 year old Wally, arguably Schiele's one true love, immortalized in his famous painting 'Death and the Maiden'. Schiele's radical paintings scandalize Viennese society while daring artists like Gustav Klimt and art agents alike are sensing the exceptional. But Egon Schiele is also prepared to go beyond his own pain and to sacrifice Love and Life for his Art. Art that inspires us up to this day.
Style: touching, serious, captivating, realistic, non-linear
Plot: painter, love, model, trial, female nudity, terminal illness, death of brother, money problems, art exhibition, posing nude, dancing, world war one, wedding, death, illness, pedophilia, billiards, church, pregnant teenager, courtroom, masturbation, male nudity, pregnant woman, mirror, river ...
Time: year 1918, 1910s
Place: vienna

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, captivating and touching films with plots about nudity (full frontal - brief), female nudity, painter, artists and showbiz, society, painting and performer's life mostly in Drama, Biography and History genres. Some movies like Egon Schiele: Death and the Maiden: Renoir (2012), Curiosa (2019), Anton Chekhov 1890 (2015), Leopardi (2014), Gauguin – Voyage de Tahiti (2017). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Renoir (2012)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 111 min.
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Style: sincere, touching, scenic, sentimental, based on true events ...
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Curiosa (2019)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: France
Duration: 107 min.
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Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: paris france
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Anton Chekhov 1890 (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Summer 1890. In order to make some money to feed his family, Anton Chekhov, modest physician, wrote short stories for newspapers to sign Antosha Tchékhonté. Important characters, writer and editor, just make him aware of his talent. His situation ...
Style: serious, realistic, psychological, captivating, gloomy
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Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Canada
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Biopic of Louis Cyr, strongest man in the world at the end of the 19th Century.
Style: captivating, touching, realistic, serious
Plot: ambition, rise to the top, performer's life, strong man, rising to stardom, artists and showbiz, humble, human
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Leopardi (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Italy
Duration: 143 min.
Story: A luminously beautiful biopic of the celebrated eighteenth-century Italian poet, essayist and philosopher Giacomo Leopardi, who created immortal verse whilst struggling with a debilitating illness.
Style: serious, psychological, realistic, captivating, romanticism
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Time: 19th century
Place: italy, europe, rome italy, southern italy, naples italy ...
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Gauguin – Voyage de Tahiti (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Paul Gauguin feels smothered by the atmosphere prevailing in Paris in the year 1891. Around him, everything is so artificial and conventional: he needs authenticity to renew his art. Failing to convince his wife Mette and his five children to follow ...
Style: realistic, sincere, captivating, serious, based on true events
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Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, France, Germany, USA
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Eccentric British painter J.M.W. Turner lives his last 25 years with gusto and secretly becomes involved with a seaside landlady, while his faithful housekeeper bears an unrequited love for him.
Style: sincere, captivating, enigmatic, meditative, stylized ...
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The Wolf at the Door (1986)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Denmark, France
Duration: 100 min.
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Style: sexy, touching, sexual, sincere, serious ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), artist, painter, artists and showbiz, hopes, love affair, performer's life, crumbling marriage, prodigy, unfulfillment, love and romance, lifestyle ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: paris france, france, europe, tahiti
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Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Austria, France, Germany, UK
Duration: 131 min.
Story: A portrait of Austrian artist Gustav Klimt whose lavish, sexual paintings came to symbolize the art nouveau style of the late 19th and early 20th century.
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Country: South Korea
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Genre: Drama, History
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Duration: 126 min.
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Style: emotional, realistic, captivating, non-linear, touching ...
Plot: life is a bitch, wartime life, husband wife reunion, love, world war two, labor camp, flashback, marriage, caucasian, couples, love affair, love and romance ...
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Style: touching, sincere, sentimental, based on true events, surprise ending ...
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Style: sincere, serious, realistic, captivating
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Style: thought provoking, realistic, captivating, factual, intense ...
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Genre: Biography, Drama, History
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Edo Porn (1981)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Japan
Duration: 119 min.
Story: The world-famous woodblock artist Hokusai, a widower in need of a steady income, lives with his daughter Oei in the house of his friend Bakin.
Style: jidai geki
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Time: 1840s, 19th century
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Vincent & Theo (1990)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: France, Netherlands, UK, Germany, Italy, USA
Duration: 140 min.
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Style: touching, psychological, scenic, based on true events, realistic ...
Plot: obsession, painter, brother brother relationship, life is a bitch, mentally unstable, prodigy, genius, drawing, famous painting, art, art gallery, artist ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, 80s
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Summer in February (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
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Style: sincere, touching, serious, emotional, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
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Artemisia (1997)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: France, Italy, Germany
Duration: 98 min.
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Style: factual, sexy, sexual, erotic, serious ...
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Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
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Snowy Love Fall in Spring (2005)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Based on the first novel, Spring Snow, of Mishima Yukio's Sea of Fertility tetralogy, it follows the troubled and illicit affair between two youngsters amongst the aristocracy and rich of early twentieth century Japan.
Style: touching, realistic, serious, captivating
Plot: tragic love, aristocracy, young love, adultery, blackmail, pregnancy, literature, love
Time: 1910s
Place: japan, tokyo
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