Movies like Land in Between

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Land in Between (1996)
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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: house painter, albanian, non professional cast, shepherd, migration, landscape, racism, television, prostitute
Place: rome italy, italy

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, bleak and gloomy films with plots about prostitute, sex, female nudity, death, prostitution, erotica and pimp mostly in Drama and Comedy genres. Some movies like Land in Between: Ospiti (1998), Ostia (1970), Roman Summer (2000), Mamma Roma (1962), Vesna Goes Fast (1996). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 105
Ospiti (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 68 min.
Story: Italian drama
Plot: obituary, migration, cow, non professional cast, migrant, boat, veterinarian, sea, fishing, fisherman, photographer, death
Place: italy, rome italy
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 7.1
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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: city, incest, patricide, fratricide, jail, catholic church, poverty, homosexual, killing an animal, attempted rape, anarchy, sea ...
Place: rome italy, italy
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 6.4
 134
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: loneliness, city, actor, actress, handheld camera, summer, realism, farewell, non professional cast, flashback, death, dancer ...
Time: 2000s
Place: italy, rome italy
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62%
 7.9
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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, gloomy, realistic, melancholic ...
Plot: prostitute, pimp, church, thief, friendship, wedding, bar, redemption, going straight, single mother, parent child relationship, lgbt ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: europe, italy, rome italy, tokyo, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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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, czech, liar, innocence, knife, money, lie, imaginary friend, letter, businessman, stabbing ...
Place: italy
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57%
 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.
Plot: prostitute, lesbian sex, anal sex, prostitution, brothel, marriage, lesbian, pimp, train, self sacrifice, sex, female nudity ...
Time: 1950s
Place: italy, rome italy
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 6.1
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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: maid, brothel, parent child relationship, prostitute, suicide by drowning, female nudity, mother daughter relationship, murder
Place: italy
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54%
 7.0
 45
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: resistance, farm, italian fascism, police, countryside, fascism, leftist
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Place: rome italy, italy
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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: dialect, mountain man, realism, non professional cast, mountain, world war one, world war two, bullet, bomb
Time: year 1945
Place: italy
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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: cocaine, communism, drug use, partisan, debauchery, extramarital affair, heroine, drug addict
Place: milan italy, rome italy, italy
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49%
 7.2
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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
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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: alternative medicine, library, redemption, mountain, wilderness, nature
Place: italy, switzerland
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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: seaside, unhappy ending, plumber, existentialism, aging, heart attack, countryside, working class, alienation, painter, painting, father son relationship ...
Time: 1960s
Place: rome italy, italy
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 29
Alexa (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
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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
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, europe, milan italy
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44%
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 11
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: corruption, infidelity, prostitute, simulated sex, ostracism, paparazzi, interracial sex, racism
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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, construction worker, greek american, father son relationship
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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: serious, sexual, realistic, touching
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Country: France, Italy
Duration: 90 min.
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Country: Italy, Romania, Bulgaria, Republic of Macedonia
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Blue Jeans (1975)
Genre: Drama
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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 ...
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Splendor (1989)
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⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Smooth Operator (1995)
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Country: USA
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38%
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Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
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Elijah (2007)
Genre: Drama
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36%
Thanos and Despina (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: Greece, France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Katina, an impoverished Greek woman, tries to arrange the marrage of her shepherd son, Thanos, to Despina, the daughter of a wealthy landowner. But when Despina's father, Vlahopoulos refuses to give his blessings and wants Despina to marry a ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Scrounger (1961)
Genre: Drama
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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: realistic, serious, gloomy, rough, psychological ...
Plot: prostitute, pimp, poverty, robbery, violence, unemployment, social misfits, criminal heroes, sexual abuse, neo realism, crimes, urban ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: italy, europe, tokyo, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Girlfriend Experience (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Story: A man obsessed with prostitutes discovers that love is a lot more expensive than sex. An entertaining peek into the world of prostitution from the client's point of view.
Plot: prostitute, condom, sexual promiscuity, sex standing up, red bra, escort, sexually transmitted disease, pimp, female director, female nudity, erotica, red panties ...
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Prostitute (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Prostitute is the tale of two women: Sandra, an ambitious but naive Birmingham working girl who moves to London with the hope of securing wealthier patrons, and Louise, her social worker friend, who is fighting to change the antiquated and ...
Plot: prostitute, brothel, sex talk, massage, working class, explicit sex, sex worker, masturbation, transvestite, bare breasts, female nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
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