Movies like Breakdown 1978

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Breakdown (1978)
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Breakdown (1978)
Original name: Kvar
Genre: Drama
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A journalist lives his smooth citizen life, married to a woman from respected family. But, conflicts with manager at work are becoming more often, his marriage is unstable and the outer manifestation of all this is a strange skin disease. Doctors recommend resting in nature and self-examination. In the mountains, in a lonely house near the lake, he meets a woman, also unadjusted and lonely. The consequences of this encounter are beneficial. Capable to love again, he gets his moral strength, and disease retreats. He breaks off his contacts with his wife's family and with "petit bourgeois" of his former life, confronts his boss and wins, realizing that this is only a first victory which has straightened him up.
Plot: journalist, infection, troubled marriage, sex, mountain, car, passion, female nudity, telephone, mother, job, father, doctor, boss, impotence, secretary, anger, tree, dinner, camera, nervousness, bare breasts, escape, peace, glass ...

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out sexy, sexual, suspense and erotic films with plots about female nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), sex, bare breasts, erotica, doctor and suicide mostly in Drama, Comedy and Music genres. Some movies like Breakdown: Sunday Lunch (1982), Aloa: Festivity of the Whores (1988), Spadijer: One Life (1986), Awakening from the Dead (2005), Yellow Emmanuelle (1977). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Sunday Lunch (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A surgeon torn between his family and mistress sees his upcoming promotion as a salvation from midlife crisis.
Plot: mistress, family, surgeon, midlife crisis, forest, hunting, drunk, lunch, manager, singing, love, sex ...
Place: former yugoslavia, yugoslavia
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95%
Aloa: Festivity of the Whores (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A married couple from Germany, middle-aged Manfred and his much younger wife Meyra, who are originally from Zagreb, spend their vacation on the island Hvar. They are staying at Ms. Marija's house. Ms. Marija's son and Meyra feel an erotic ...
Style: sexy, sexual, suspense
Plot: brother sister incest, cheating wife, brother sister sex, sex with brother, death, escape attempt, bare breasts, car accident, murder, rain, sex scene, night ...
Place: former yugoslavia, yugoslavia
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85%
Spadijer: One Life (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A reporter who's about to lose his job, and who's daughter is very ill, starts a relationship with a married woman. Tragedy ensues.
Plot: journalist, human, reporter, pain, brawl, tragedy, marriage, park, healing, job, struggle, illness ...
Time: 80s
Place: former yugoslavia, yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Awakening from the Dead (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Serbia
Duration: 134 min.
Story: The story takes place at the beginning of the bombing, both in Belgrade and in one small town in Serbia, at the end of March 1999. Forty-year-old Mickey, an unaccomplished writer, a disillusioned assistant professor at the Faculty of Fine Arts, a ...
Plot: grave, suicide, parent child relationship, friends, nato, journalist, gun, bombing, father son relationship, murder, female nudity, old friend ...
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65%
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Yellow Emmanuelle (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, Hong Kong
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In this sexpolitation effort, a British pilot is assaulted by a gang of hoodlums and left on the street. He's eventually taken to a hospital, where he is nursed back to health by Dr. Emy Wong, a beautiful Asian physician. As the pilot is ...
Plot: doctor, sexploitation, female removes her clothes, bare breasts, sex, no panties, prostitute, nipples visible through clothing, call girl, love triangle, female nudity, panties ...
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
A Sand Castle (1962)
Genre: Drama
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Two boys are on an unplanned vacation by foot. They meet a girl who has nothing but a bikini under her coat. She says her cloths were stolen while she was bathing. She joins their company. They steel cloths for her. There is a little kissing with ...
Plot: love triangle, hiking, suicide, bikini, escape, vacation, concentration camp, kiss, mental disorder
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45%
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Horoscope (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A gang of young delinquents from a coastal town terrorize the locals, the tourists that spend the summer holidays there, as well as the young girls. They are especially focused on a pretty girl that sells newspapers, and they make a bet which one ...
Plot: summer, juvenile delinquent, rape, train, beach, male nudity, skinny dipping, killing an animal, wedding, nudity (full frontal - brief)
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45%
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Ann and Eve (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden, Yugoslavia
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The story concerns the Yugoslavian holiday of two toothsome Swedish girls. One of the girls, played by Maria Liljedahl, is (metaphorically speaking) a world-champion in the promiscuity sweepstakes, bedding men (and women) in great profusion. ...
Style: erotic
Plot: eroticism, film critic, deep cleavage, organ, female nudity, holiday, lesbian, orgy, dwarf, director, nudity (full frontal - brief), sex ...
Place: eastern europe, yugoslavia, former yugoslavia
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42%
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Slave Widow (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 73 min.
Story: After her husband's suicide, young and beautiful Mitsuko Fuji feels alone and helpless -- until one of her husband's major creditors, Mr. Kito, offers a sympathetic ear and a cancellation of all debts. However, Mitsuko soon learns that ...
Plot: sex, bare breasts, female nudity, suicide by drowning, father son relationship, nudity (full frontal - brief), widow, suicide
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42%
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Carne (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The misadventures of an attractive woman who works in a cold store.
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), homosexual, port, villa, worker, domination, factory, kidnapper, sex, bare breasts, female nudity, tango ...
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40%
Right Bank, Left Bank (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Longtime friends Guarrigue and Sénanques own a successful law practice in Paris. The dreaded businessman Pervillard is one of their clients. One night, Sénanques, who is in an unhappy relationship, meets Sacha. For her sake, he causes a political ...
Plot: bed, infidelity, bedroom, female nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), bare breasts, sex, unfaithful wife
Place: paris france
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39%
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Kontrakt (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Bearing traces of the old Anton Chekhov play The Wedding, The Contract is set during an "arranged" ceremony. The bride and groom barely know each other, but this matters not at all to their tradition-bound families. At the last minute, the ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), sauna, snow, sex, exhibitionist, female nudity, party, wedding, doctor
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Sleeping in Honey (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: Egypt
Duration: 177 min.
Story: Officer Magdy investigates the suicide of a groom on his wedding night. he knows that the groom was impotent. Later he realizes that impotence is becoming an epidemic that spreads among all men. However, no one wants to declare that out of shame. A ...
Plot: train, murder, prostitute, sex, newspaper, epidemic, clinic, suicide, brothel, fiancee, fear, father son relationship ...
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38%
Teenage Sex Report (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In this one we look at the cases of a number of young women and their plumbing problems as seen through the eyes of the narrator, a moralizing but well meaning gynaecologist.
Style: semi documentary
Plot: gynecologist, pubic hair, bare breasts, erotica, sex, teenage sexuality, beast, medical examiner, lolita, gynecological exam, doctor, medical examination ...
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38%
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Sara (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Journalist Sara has just spent four months completing an in-depth investigation piece. Her editor-in-chief, afraid of offending powerful politicians and business moguls, refuses to run it. Sara’s boyfriend, who works for the same magazine, chooses ...
Plot: coming of age, journalist, prostitute, childhood sexual abuse, child sexual abuse, sex scene, police station, prostitution, sex
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34%
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Screwed (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 87 min.
Story: It has been two years since unsuccessful cartoonist Tsube started to live with Kuniko casually in a small apartment.
Style: experimental, cult film
Plot: journey, artist, infidelity, ocean, mutation, urination, sex, fish, cheating on boyfriend, symbolism, cartoonist, jellyfish ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Mimi (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Guido is an international journalist with an unusually difficult relationship with his daughter, Mimi. He hasn't seen her for several years and has just taken her away from the boarding school she was immured in. She is now 15, and for some ...
Style: sexy, sexual
Plot: puberty, father daughter relationship, incest, coming of age, teenage girl, journalist, hotel, nightgown, female nudity, masturbation, garter, breasts ...
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31%
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Desiring Julia (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A young man falls in love with extra-liberated Giulia. Their relationship becomes very passionate, but Giulia has no limits in her sexual fantasies and games. Poor guy, will soon discover he'll have to pay a price for Giulia. He'll have to ...
Plot: passion, big breasts, male full rear nudity, breast kissing, snorting cocaine, breast fondling, incest overtones, striptease, femme fatale, doggystyle, naked woman, suicide ...
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31%
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Husbands and Lovers (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Stefan finds that he can no longer tolerate the arrangement of his cheating wife ... he, the husband, gets her during the week and her lover gets her on the weekends. At the same time the wife finds herself increasingly drawn to the violence of her ...
Plot: pubic hair, erotica, nudity (full frontal - brief), s&m, cuckold, unfaithful wife, cuckolded husband, troubled marriage, spanking, bare breasts, prostitute, panties ...
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30%
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Kick-Off (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A group of students with varying family backgrounds begin to question their lives and the hypocritical values of their corrupt socialist society. Their decision to follow their own ideals brings them in disrepute with those closest to them. Their ...
Plot: basketball, businessman, city, insanity, teacher, school, mental institution, doctor, chase, crazy, car, fight ...
Time: 80s
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28%
The Promising Boy (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A normal boy receives a blow to the head which sets him off to perform rebellious acts.
Plot: head injury, rebellion, rebel, high society, punk rock, strange behavior, rock and roll, frenchwoman, car accident, pubic hair, sex, shower ...
Place: belgrade
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
James Joyce's Women (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: Ireland
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In this tribute to James Joyce, Fionnula Flanagan gives a tour-de-force performance as a half-dozen or so women in Joyce's real and fictional worlds. When she portrays his wife Nora remembering their time together, Flanagan captures the era and ...
Plot: female nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), husband wife relationship, book, marriage, female full frontal nudity, masturbation, erotica, bare breasts, female masturbation, sex, explicit sex ...
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Kuduz (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: After the release from prison, small-time criminal is marrying his girlfriend and lives a straight and poor, but happy life with her and her daughter. However, his happiness is shattered by wife's infidelity. Driven mad by jealousy, he kills ...
Plot: criminal, adultery, hiding, mountain, outlaw, revenge motive, nudity (full frontal - brief), veil, cigarette smoking, prison, drunkenness, bride and groom ...
Place: yugoslavia, former yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Who's Child Am I? (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Paul Freeman (of RAIDERS OF THE LOST ARK fame) and Kate O'Mara plays a couple who can't have a baby, so they go to the doctor to have an artificial insemination...blackmail, dark secrets and drama ensue.
Plot: courtroom, lesbianism, female full frontal nudity, lesbian, female nudity, grandmother, birth, male nudity, priest, feminism, custody, knitting ...
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27%
Seduction by the Sea (1963)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany, Yugoslavia
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A young women is hired by a woman to seduce her son and convince him to return to home from his self-induced exile.
Plot: island, marriage, seduction, female nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), frustration, sex
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27%
Games of Desire (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Florentine is a young, beautiful and passionate woman with a desire for love. Feeling abandoned by her husband's impotency, she searches for outside affection and seduction within brief, but often passionate encounters. During this web of ...
Plot: sexual desire, pubic hair, coitus, bare breasts, voyeurism, woman on top, adopted son, coming of age, desire, roulette, missionary position, large breasts ...
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27%
Scorpio Nights 2 (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Andrew (Albert Martinez) is meticulous almost to the point of obsession. From the way he carries his clothes to the manner he delivers his Physics lectures, Andrew is methodical in everything he does. But his ordered existence is suddenly disrupted ...
Plot: man disguised as a woman, apartment, teacher student relationship, drug, nudity (full frontal - brief), physics, sexual harassment, laboratory, university, classroom, suicide, dormitory ...
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26%
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Superfluous (1962)
Genre: Drama
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Young farmer Mikajlo while on youth labour action falls in love with a student Nada and infatuated with her, he leaves the peasant brigade and Malena, a girl who as if she were overabundant, followed him to work the labour action. Mikajlo's ...
Plot: wooing, communist, unrequited love, farm hand, workplace, young love, training camp, peasant, worker, studying
Place: former yugoslavia, serbia, yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Throatful of Strawberries (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A story about partly miserable lives of middle aged men and unfulfilled dreams of youth.
Plot: reunion, drinking, party, barge, friend, friendship, restaurant, drink, drunkenness, middle aged man, success, band ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Round Trip (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The story of a group of people who came to France to the temporary work, their sufferings, persecutions, and a constant struggle for survival.
Plot: getting home, return home, beating, wound, attempted robbery, pride, tragic event, siege, wife beater, drinking, drink, immigrants ...
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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