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: prostitute, racism, television, shepherd, migration, landscape, non professional cast, albanian, house painter
Place: italy, rome italy

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, bleak and sexual films with plots about prostitute, non professional cast, realism, sex, infidelity, couples and female nudity mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like Land in Between: Ospiti (1998), Ostia (1970), Bandits of Orgosolo (1961), Roman Summer (2000), The Cricket (1980). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.3
 108
Ospiti (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 68 min.
Story: Italian drama
Plot: death, veterinarian, sea, cow, migration, fisherman, obituary, fishing, non professional cast, migrant, photographer, boat
Place: italy, rome italy
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95%
 7.0
 169
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, fratricide, patricide, poverty, catholic church, incest, death, sex, singing, brother brother relationship, confession, song ...
Place: italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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: false accusation, bandit, shepherd
Place: italy
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62%
 6.5
 148
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: death, musician, flashback, dancer, handheld camera, beach, non professional cast, farewell, realism, loneliness, summer, city ...
Time: 2000s
Place: italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 6.1
 149
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, parent child relationship, brothel, prostitute, murder, female nudity, suicide by drowning, mother daughter relationship
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 7.0
 48
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, police, leftist, fascism, countryside, italian fascism
Time: 1930s
Place: rome italy, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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: drug addict, cocaine, heroine, partisan, debauchery, communism, extramarital affair, drug use
Place: italy, milan italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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, world war one, bomb, world war two, mountain, bullet
Time: year 1945
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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 5.7
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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, anal sex, lesbian sex, lesbian, train, pimp, prostitution, marriage, brothel, self sacrifice, sex, female protagonist ...
Time: 1950s
Place: italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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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: paparazzi, infidelity, racism, ostracism, simulated sex, prostitute, corruption, interracial sex
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 7.2
 154
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: countryside, photograph, money, realism, shaving, old man, landscape, loneliness, sex, bare breasts
Place: southern italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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, innocence, pimp, czech, construction worker, tour bus, prostitution, liar, knife, stabbing, money ...
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Banat (The Journey) (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, Romania, Bulgaria, Republic of Macedonia
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: unemployment, immigration, job, voyage, migration
Place: italy, romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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: wine, alienation, heart attack, handheld camera, ex lover, cinema, public bath, seaside, unhappy ending, painter, painting, father son relationship ...
Time: 1960s
Place: italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 7.9
 7K
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, gloomy, serious, realistic, melancholic ...
Plot: prostitute, pimp, thief, church, wedding, bar, friendship, redemption, going straight, family life, starting over, destiny ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: europe, italy, rome italy, tokyo, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 7.2
 704
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: smoking, cinema, television, striptease, business, stripper, flashback, dance, theater, village, projectionist
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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: mountain, alternative medicine, library, redemption, wilderness, nature
Place: italy, switzerland
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.1
 123
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: techno music, snorting cocaine, working class, drug abuse, painting, carpenter, panic attack, solidarity, brothel, underwater scene, juvenile detention, house arrest ...
Time: 2010s
Place: italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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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: realistic, serious, sexual, touching
Plot: gigolo, prostitute, family relations, parents and children, gays and lesbians, gender, family business, love affair, couples, sex, resort, homosexual ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.2
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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: rough, realistic, serious, bleak
Plot: prostitute, law enforcement, society, emotionless, stock broker, wiretap, dishonesty, couples, fighting crime, rebellion, investigation, embezzlement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, europe, milan italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.2
 223
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, seaside, instructor, priest, beach, love, father son relationship, divorce, soccer, diary, zoo
Time: 1960s
Place: rome italy, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.8
 4K
Reality (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A dark comedy centering on the lives of a Neapolitan based family whose father, a fish merchant, is so infatuated with the reality TV show "Grande Fratello" (the Italian version of "Big Brother") he starts living his life as if ...
Style: clever, bleak, humorous, semi serious, dark humor ...
Plot: obsession, disorder, human nature, society, media, tv show, audition, losing-it hero, life turned upside down, power of media, media satire, surrealism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, naples italy, rome italy, southern italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.1
 54
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.
Plot: prostitute, sex, sexual fantasy, nude model, female nudity, lesbian sex, erotica, lesbianism, female homosexuality
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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 4.2
 29
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, legs, stockings, prostitution, call girl
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 4.9
 112
Teste rasate (1993)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Marco, 22 years old, lives in a Roma's suburb. His life goes on without any goal in an anonymous way. His only successful situation is his relationship with Zaira, a Somalian girl. While spending days uselessly, he meets Saverio, AKAS "The ...
Plot: murder, african american, nazi, racism, fight, male nudity, fascism, skinhead
Place: rome italy, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.9
 923
First Love (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Vittorio is looking for a woman who matches his ideal. Through a classified ad he meets Sonia, a sweet, pleasant, intelligent girl. However, she weighs 125 pounds -- which according to Vittorio is way too much. A goldsmith by trade, Vittorio is ...
Style: disturbing, sexual, psychological, realistic, serious ...
Plot: s&m, obsession, starvation, unfulfilled love, haunted by the past, infidelity, human nature, love affair, sexual dysfunction, couples, sexual relations, destructive relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.9
 83
Elijah (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Story: The story of Elijah Harper.....
Plot: racism, native american reservation, indian reservation, part animation, racial slur
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
And They Call It Summer (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Dino and Anna are a couple in their forties. Their relationship is hardly conventional: in fact, it is unconsummated. Dino gets out of it, gratifying himself with prostitutes and swingers. He reaches his nadir when he looks up Anna’s old ...
Style: sexual, gloomy, realistic, serious, bleak
Plot: destructive relationship, couple relations, sexual relations, looking for sex, infidelity, couples, dishonesty, sex aid, unsimulated sex, orgy, male nudity, controversy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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, construction worker, call girl, greek american, father son relationship, brother sister relationship, mother son relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.8
 709
Traffic Jam (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France, West Germany, Spain
Duration: 128 min.
Story: A large international cast takes part in this comedy in which the stories of numerous individuals whose cars are stalled in a massive Roman traffic jam are told.
Style: italian comedy
Plot: traffic jam, stress, claustrophobia, male female relationship, rape, traffic, soccer, sweat, car, ambulance
Place: italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%