Movies like Land in Between

If you like "Land in Between" you are looking for semi documentary movies about / with prostitute, racism, television, shepherd, migration, albanian and immigrants themes of Drama genre shot in Italy.
Find your next favorite and similar movies in two steps: 1. Identify all themes of interest from this film (block below). 2. Look for them in the presented list.
Land in Between (1996)
 6.3
 176
Land in Between (1996)
Original name: Terra di mezzo
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 78 min.
Story: SILHOUETTE: Nigerian prostitutes dealing with miscellaneous customers EUGLEN & GERTIAN: Daily recruitment of Albanian immigrants seeking work but without working residency permit. SELF SERVICE: a night with Ahmed, egyptian illegal gas station attender, who has been living in italy for many years
Style: semi documentary
Plot: prostitute, racism, television, shepherd, migration, albanian, immigrants, house painter, landscape, non professional cast
Place: rome italy, italy

Movie in categories

Most similar movies to Land in Between

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, sexy and bleak films with plots about prostitute, death, nudity (full frontal - brief), prostitution, murder, money and immigrants mostly in Drama and Comedy genres. Some movies like Land in Between: Ospiti (1998), Ostia (1970), Vesna Goes Fast (1996), Roman Summer (2000), Bandits of Orgosolo (1961). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.4
 172
Ospiti (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 68 min.
Story: Italian drama
Plot: migrant, non professional cast, boat, fisherman, fishing, sea, immigrants, photographer, obituary, veterinarian, death, cycling ...
Place: rome italy, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.7
 190
Ostia (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Two anarchistic brothers live by petty thievery and try to recover from their Catholic upbringing. Bandiera (Laurent Terzieff) and Rabbino (Franco Citti) were children when they pushed their drunk of a father out of a window for killing their pet ...
Plot: countryside, singing, brother brother relationship, sex, death, father daughter relationship, confession, song, city, incest, poverty, catholic church ...
Place: italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Vesna Goes Fast (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Vesna, a Czech girl, arrives in Italy without money and, because of poverty, is forced into prostitution.
Plot: prostitute, emigration, liar, innocence, pimp, twenty something, male female relationship, stabbing, tour bus, czech, naivete, tourist ...
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.9
 227
Roman Summer (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Former theatre actress comes back to Rome and meets old and new friends.
Plot: handheld camera, city, loneliness, flashback, beach, musician, dancer, realism, actress, non professional cast, urban setting, farewell ...
Time: 2000s
Place: rome italy, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Movie in collections
Bandits of Orgosolo (1961)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A Sardinian peasant is implicated in the murder of a policeman and, although innocent, he doesn’t give himself up, lacking faith in the judicial system and fearing that he may lose his sheep while awaiting trial. He leaves for the mountains with ...
Plot: shepherd, runaway, bandit, false accusation
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.0
 157
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: parent child relationship, maid, prostitute, brothel, suicide by drowning, female nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), murder, mother daughter relationship
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Odds and Ends (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Essay film by Alexander Kluge.
Style: semi documentary
Plot: immigrants, pimp, prostitute, masturbation, cannibalism, song, soldier, cold war, money, unrequited love, archival footage, mother son relationship
Time: year 1986
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 7.0
 50
Fontamara (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 139 min.
Story: Fontamara is a village in the Marsica, forgotten by all but God and its inhabitants are called 'cafoni' (boors). Berardo Viola wants to marry Elvira but only after gaining enough money to buy some land and in order to reach his aim he has ...
Plot: countryside, fascism, leftist, italian fascism, police, farm, resistance
Time: 1930s
Place: italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.4
 106
The Scavengers (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Via the Chicago Reader: "After World War II an Italian soldier returns to his hometown near the Alps and, unable to find a job, hooks up with a crotchety hermit who scavenges buried shells and bombs for scrap metal."
Plot: non professional cast, bullet, dialect, mountain, mountain man, realism, world war one, bomb, world war two
Time: year 1945
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Way We Laughed (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Studying to become a teacher in Turin, Italy, Pietro is joined by his older brother, Giovanni, who has moved up from Sicily. While Giovanni is a worker with no schooling, Pietro shows considerable promise in academics, prompting the elder sibling to ...
Style: serious, touching, sentimental, realistic
Plot: prostitute, school, working class, immigrants, family life, small town life, single parent, small town, politics, bittersweet, idealism, family in crisis ...
Time: 50s, 60s, year 1963, year 1961, year 1958 ...
Place: sicily, europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.2
 13
Born Black (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany, Italy
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A convoluted roundelay of sexual encounters and unwitting fluid exchanges results in a white woman giving birth to a black baby.
Plot: prostitute, corruption, paparazzi, racism, simulated sex, ostracism, interracial sex, infidelity, exploitation
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.6
 3K
Paprika (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A young country girl comes to town and works in a brothel in order to help her fiance get the money to start his own business. "Paprika" is the name given to her by the madam.
Style: erotic, cult film
Plot: brothel, prostitute, anal sex, prostitution, pimp, self sacrifice, erotica, femme fatale, female nudity, lust, train, marriage ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
His Days Are Numbered (1962)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A middle-aged plumber quits his job and questions his life after seeing somebody his own age suddenly die from a heart attack on his way to work.
Plot: heart attack, alienation, con men, streetcar, painter, father son relationship, painting, ex lover, art, cinema, handheld camera, public bath ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.9
 8K
Mamma Roma (1962)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 106 min.
Story: After many years working in the streets of Roma, the middle-age whore Mamma Roma (Anna Magnani) saves money to buy an upper class apartment, a fruit stand and retires from the prostitution. She brings her teenage son Ettore (Ettore Garofolo), who ...
Style: neorealism, serious, realistic, emotional, gloomy ...
Plot: prostitute, pimp, friendship, thief, redemption, hopes, human nature, family relations, youth, life is a bitch, crimes, parents and children ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: rome italy, europe, italy, tokyo, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.0
 175
Il dono (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 80 min.
Story: In 1950, the small Calabrian village of Caulonia still numbered nearly 15,000 souls, but there now remain no more than a few hundred. A phlegmatic old man and a young disabled woman are among the last inhabitants who haunt the deserted village. They ...
Style: semi documentary
Plot: shaving, landscape, countryside, photograph, hairdresser, old man, loneliness, realism, bare breasts, sex, butt naked, very little dialogue ...
Place: southern italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
To Love the Damned (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 84 min.
Story: What happened to Italy during the absence of one young rebel. Svitol (Flavio Bucci) has been hiding out in South America. Then one day he gives up on his life in exile and decides to head back home. Everything has changed. The radical left is now in ...
Plot: years of lead, extramarital affair, debauchery, communism, partisan, heroine, drug addict, police officer, drug use, cocaine, frustration
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: rome italy, italy, milan italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Banat (The Journey) (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, Romania, Bulgaria
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Bari, a city caught in the relentless economic crisis. Ivo is an agronomist, but the lack of opportunities pushes him to accept a job in the fertile region of Banat in Romania. Clara has just ended a relationship and is about to lose her job at the ...
Plot: economics, immigration, unemployment, migration, pregnant woman, journey, pregnancy, job, voyage
Place: italy, romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.1
 783
Splendor (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Splendor is the name of an old movie theater managed by Jordan (Mastroianni), who inherited it from his father. The theater is in decay and only generates debts and trouble, but Jordan gets aid in his almost quixotian quest from projectionist Luigi ...
Plot: business, projectionist, respect, dance, theater, television, striptease, stripper, cinema, smoking, movie theatre, village ...
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Movie in collections
pimp movies
577
sex movies
sex
8181
murder movies
16725
money movies
3388
The Good Ground (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A young woman with cancer travels to a remote wilderness zone in Northern Italy in search of an alternative cure. What she and her friend, Martino, find is a secluded paradise, but their arrival threatens its fragile existence.
Plot: library, mountain, recluse, alternative medicine, redemption, nature, skinny dipping, wilderness
Place: italy, switzerland
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 4.4
 58
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.
Style: erotic
Plot: prostitute, sexual fantasy, female nudity, lesbian sex, lesbianism, erotica, nude model, sex, nudity (full frontal - brief), female homosexuality
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Color Of Love: Jacey's Story (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Set in a small town in the South, movie centers on Georgia Potter, an old-fashioned widow (Rowlands), whose life changes drastically when her estranged daughter and the son-in-law she never met die in a car crash. When she visits her granddaughter ...
Plot: racism, granddaughter, grandmother, interracial relations, grandfather, african american
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.1
 246
Manuel (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An eighteen-year-old boy is released from an institute for minors with no family support, and for the first time tastes the bittersweet flavor of freedom; an imprisoned mother longs to go back and start all over again. These are the characters taken ...
Plot: solidarity, juvenile detention, house arrest, brothel, underwater scene, acting audition, painting, drug abuse, techno music, carpenter, social worker, defense attorney ...
Time: 2010s
Place: italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Listen, Let's Make Love (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When his father dies, young lad travels to Milan to attend the funeral and decides to follow in his father's footsteps as a gigolo. He is successful at finding rich women to prey on, but finds himself caught up in a bidding war.
Style: realistic, touching, serious, sexual, sexy
Plot: gigolo, family business, parents and children, gays and lesbians, love affair, gender, couples, prostitute, family relations, costume party, homosexual, sex ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Movie in collections
The Scrounger (1961)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A pimp with no other means to provide for himself finds his life spiralling out of control when his prostitute is sent to prison.
Style: neorealism, realistic, psychological, serious, rough ...
Plot: prostitute, pimp, unemployment, poverty, robbery, violence, life is a bitch, family relations, neo realism, couple relations, criminal heroes, downfall ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 50s, 1950s, 70s
Place: italy, rome italy, europe, tokyo, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.1
 261
The Thursday (1964)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: It's the story of a day spent by Dino, separated by his wife, who sees his son Robertino after five years. Dino has not contributed anything in life and to win the affection of his son, invents a story about his past. At the end of the day ...
Style: italian comedy
Plot: cadillac, family relations, love, priest, beach, soccer, high society, diary, instructor, seaside, father son relationship, divorce ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: rome italy, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.0
 191
Marie-Line (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A woman learns to care for others when she's forced to help people on the wrong side of the law in this drama. Marie-Line (Muriel Robin) is a single woman in her mid-forties who oversees the cleaning crew at a large office building. On the job, ...
Plot: albanian, 40 year old, immigrants, illegitimate child, african, sex scene, sexism, racism, humiliation, husband wife relationship, singer, female nudity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 4.1
 32
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...
Plot: prostitute, female protagonist, legs, prostitution, sex with prostitute, stockings, call girl
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Go Naked In The World (1961)
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, brother sister relationship, call girl, greek american, construction worker, father son relationship, mother son relationship
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Life Is Beautiful (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union, Italy
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A politically neutral man is arrested and tortured in prerevolutionary Lisbon, and forced to make, and act on, a political commitment. …
Plot: police, murder, killer, politics, political, crime, crimes
Place: italy, portugal
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.2
 398
Our Country (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Set in Milan, where people's lives are invisibly lead by money in its different shapes: too much, too little, stolen, earned, visible and even impalpable. The money flows from one story to the next, from one person to the other, becoming the ...
Style: serious, bleak, realistic, rough
Plot: investigation, crimes, embezzlement, sexual content, law enforcement, fighting crime, life is a bitch, couple relations, dishonesty, stock broker, misfit, prostitute ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, europe, milan italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Related movie lists