Movies like Mario and the Magician

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Mario and the Magician (1994)
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Mario and the Magician (1994)
Original name: Mario und der Zauberer
Genre: Drama
Country: Austria, France, Germany
Duration: 127 min.
Story: The Twenties: The German Fuhrmann family spend their holidays in Italy again. The country is full of mysteries in that time. The Fuhrmann's have to realize the upcoming and growing fascism and their children are fascinated by a magician visiting the town. Soon nothing is as usual. The times are changing ...
Plot: sea, magic, female nudity, holiday, beach, vacation, fascism, summer vacation, girl, coming of age, bathing, puberty, female full frontal nudity, nude bathing
Time: 1930s
Place: italy, mediterranean sea

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out sexy, sexual, psychological and allegory films with plots about female nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), coming of age, male nudity, puberty, bare breasts and beach mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Mario and the Magician: Roula (1995), 1914 the Glorious Summer (1996), Maramao (1987), Freedom Is Paradise (1989), Barndommens gade (1986). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Roula (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Troubled Roula finds herself drawn to Leon, an author of children's books who has suffered an enormous emotional and creative blockage ever since his wife died in a motorcycle accident two years before. Leon has only his 12-year-old daughter ...
Plot: incest, father daughter incest, suicide, nude bathing, bathing, sexual abuse, female nudity, butt naked, nudity (full frontal - brief), father daughter relationship, holiday, self harm ...
Place: denmark
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95%
1914 the Glorious Summer (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 117 min.
Story: An old aristocrat, short of money, who does not accept the new world ruled by the bourgeois class ,epitomized by the industrialist and by the doctor who finally grabs the the aristocrat's castle which soon will be turned into a hospital.
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), pubic hair, nude bathing, female nudity, bathing, male nudity
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76%
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Maramao (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A coming-of-age story in which a young boy resists the adult world and the inevitable loss of the joys of childhood.
Plot: grownups, teenage girl, childhood, boy, puberty, nude swimming, bare breasts, dressing, teenage girl in swimwear, girl, female nudity, teenage boy ...
Place: mediterranean sea
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73%
Freedom Is Paradise (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Young Sasha is brought into a state-run children's home because his mother died early and his father spends most of his life in prison. The conditions are like in a penal institution. Sasha tries several times to escape and to search for his ...
Plot: undressing, butt naked, reform school, dead mother, coming of age, gay interest, bare breasts, male nudity, female nudity, female full frontal nudity, prisoner, girl ...
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71%
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Barndommens gade (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 90 min.
Story: I en lille 2-værelses baggårdslejlighed, på Vesterbro i København, bor den 14 årige Ester (Sofie Gråbøl) sammen med faderen (Torben Jensen), moderen (Vigga Bro) og storebroderen Carl (Carl Quist Møller). Det er tidens typiske arbejderkvarter ...
Plot: menstruation, coming of age, grownups, girl, mother daughter relationship
Time: 1930s
Place: copenhagen, copenhagen denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Down the Ancient Stairs (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A mental hospital somewhere in Tuscany during the thirties. Far away from fascism, this closed world is rules over by Dr. Bonaccorsi, a passionate benevolent psychiatrist whose dream is to isolate the germ of madness. He is also a very active ...
Plot: sex, adultery, female nudity, nymphomaniac, mental institution
Time: 1930s
Place: tuscany, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The Gold Rimmed Glasses (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France, Yugoslavia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In this tragic romance set in Ferrara, Italy in 1938, and at a nearby seaside resort, a wealthy Jewish boy is thwarted in marrying the girl he loves when Mussolini's race laws (enacted to cement the regime's growing alliance with Germany) ...
Plot: fascist, suicide, jewish, lgbt, concentration camp, world war two, sports car, art gallery, anti semitism, gramophone, fascism, merry go round ...
Time: 1930s, year 1938
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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: cuckold, spanking, troubled marriage, nudity (full frontal - brief), s&m, unfaithful wife, breasts, rough sex, infidelity, cuckolded husband, female full frontal nudity, bare breasts ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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The Adolescent (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, West Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The summer of 1939. Marie, at 13, goes with her parents to visit her grandmother in a small town near Avignon. Although rumors of war reach the countryside, it's an idyllic place. Marie's parents are constantly making love. Surrounded by ...
Plot: first love, coming of age, older man young girl relationship, female director, summer vacation, nipples, menstruation, teenage girl, sexual awakening, mirror, doctor, bare breasts ...
Time: 1930s, year 1939, pre world war two
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
The Divine Nymph (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 115 min.
Story: In the decadent Roaring Twenties, a beautiful woman engages in affairs with two men, playing them against each other.
Plot: cmnf, nudity (full frontal - brief), erotica, female nudity, sex, fascism, cruelty to animal
Time: 1920s
Place: italy
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56%
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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: fascism, countryside, leftist, resistance, farm, police, italian fascism
Time: 1930s
Place: italy, rome italy
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54%
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Nest of Vipers (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: During the Fascist era in Venice, a young music student has affairs with two beautiful women.
Plot: fascism, incest, playing piano, piano teacher, legs, male nudity, female nudity, incest overtones, lesbianism, man and woman naked in bed, fascist, nylons ...
Time: 1930s
Place: venice, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Agostino (1962)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Agostino is a 1962 Italian drama film directed by Mauro Bolognini. It was filmed in Rome and Venice. The film is based on a successful short novel of the same name by Alberto Moravia, who had collaborated with Bolognini on his previous film, From a ...
Plot: pedophile, oedipus complex, boat, beach, swing, sexual initiation, children, gay slur, museum, vacation, psycho sexual, swimwear ...
Place: italy, venice
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
One Day in a Life (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 82 min.
Story: One Day in a Life is a 2008 Italian drama film directed by Stefano Tummolini. It entered the "Venice Days" section at the 65th Venice International Film Festival.
Plot: female nudity, gay, sea, gay man has sex with a woman, unrequited love, nudity (full frontal - brief), hiv positive, sex scene, beach, friendship, gay lead character, male nudity ...
Place: italy
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46%
Aclà's Decent Into Floristella (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Set in Sicily in the 1930's, Aurelio Grimaldi's feature debut chronicles the harsh story of twelve-year-old boy, Aclà, sold into slavery by his destitute parents to work in the underground Floristella sulfur mines. Overworked and ...
Plot: pedophilia, mining, runaway, puberty, female nudity, grownups, coming of age, boy, male nudity, prostitute, gay
Time: 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Year of Awakening (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium, France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A sensitive, 14 year old orphan in a military school learns about life and love from his classmates and teachers.
Plot: older woman teenage boy sex, female full frontal nudity, unhappy marriage, abusive husband, cheating wife, coming of age, bare breasts, teenage sexuality, seductress, stream, seduction, sex scene ...
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45%
Game of Seduction (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In this modern retelling of the classic Dangerous Liaisons, a virtuous young woman becomes the target of the schemes of an amoral womanizer who is in the habit of wooing women and killing their lovers and husbands in duels. When she finally succumbs ...
Plot: pubic hair, female full frontal nudity, bare breasts, sex, female nudity, erotica, male nudity
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43%
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Jasper's Ghost (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 75 min.
Story: 11-year-old Jasper may just be starting puberty, but so far he has experienced a lifetime of emotions. On the day his beloved grandfather dies, he is charged with taking care of the elder's pet cat. The local town bully, Mourids however, has ...
Plot: topless, voyeurism, bare breasts, full moon, fish, teenage girl, teenager, boy, spider, female nudity, hammock, ghost ...
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42%
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Second Sight (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Maren, a young girl, is the sole survivor of the Black Death in her Norwegian village. Using instincts, folklore, luck, and the clairvoyant powers granted her by being born with a "Victory Cap," Maren survives on her own, waiting for other ...
Plot: catastrophe, psychic, village, legend, alone, disease, coming of age, girl, plague, survival, female nudity, puberty ...
Time: 14th century
Place: norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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The Reject (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Serbia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A man whose life is on the verge of collapse looks for new inspiration in this drama from Serbian filmmaker Milos Radivojevic. On was once a reporter, but now makes his living working as a public relations man for a banking firm. On is in his ...
Plot: beach, father daughter relationship, death, lesbian, cunnilingus, male nudity, blood, female nudity, surrealism, oral sex, bandit, sea ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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 568
Crows (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 66 min.
Story: A thin child of about 10, nicknamed "Crow" because she mimics the bird, has no friends and rejects a teacher's hug. At home, she is left on her own, her mom locks her out while entertaining a lover or is asleep. One morning, Crow sees ...
Plot: female director, surrogate mother, child, sleeping on the floor, boat, kidnapping, on the lam, boy, girl, father daughter relationship, nudity (full frontal - brief), family relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Death in Venice (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Composer Gustav von Aschenbach, travels to Venice for health reasons. There, he becomes obsessed with the stunning beauty of an adolescent Polish boy named Tadzio who is staying with his family at the same Grand Hôtel des Bains on the Lido as ...
Style: psychological, serious, sentimental, melancholic, scenic ...
Plot: obsession, pedophilia, fall in love, gays and lesbians, unrequited love, vacation, beach, forbidden love, unfulfillment, resort, lifestyle, love and romance ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, year 1912, 70s
Place: venice, italy, europe, tokyo
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39%
24 Hours in the Life of a Woman (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Germany, UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Set in 1913, 1936 and 2001. When he returns to the casino and seaside resort of his early teens, Louis, a 78 year old man encounters Olivia, a 19 year old young woman madly in love with a violent cad. Louis tells the story of his own mother having a ...
Plot: fall in love, female nudity, sex scene, widow, falling in love, memory, casino, young woman, resort, gambler
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Year of the Jellyfish (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Chris, a sexy teenager who appears mostly bare-breasted on the French Riviera, has a crush on Romain, her mother's lover. In reaction to her inability to attract his attention, she experiments with other risque affairs.
Plot: seduction, beach, topless woman, sexuality, teenage girl, lesbian, yacht, swimming pool, female full frontal nudity, lesbian sex, sex, female nudity ...
Place: saint tropez
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Summer I Turned 15 (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The story Peter is telling the about a special summer, when he is invited over to summer holiday from bickering parents, to his aunt and uncle in the country. He's been there before, but this summer was quite one to remember.
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, puberty, teenager, cabin, farm, sexual awakening, coming of age, small community, infidelity, nude sunbathing, adolescent boy, summer ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
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36%
Contrainte par corps (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A young Frenchwoman Claire, resting with her friend on an island in the Mediterranean Sea, becoms the victim of harassment by the local police commissioner Castes. Accused for disturbing public order, and then in the drug trade, she gets to the ...
Plot: corruption, vacation, island, nightmare, prison, handcuffs, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, women's prison, wrongful conviction, violence, topless, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
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35%
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Watch Me Fly (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A story about friendship and sticking together through tough times. The movie shows how two young girls and their families cope with their differences, how they are brought together and torn apart and how they are changed by the injury of a racing ...
Plot: female full frontal nudity, boxer, boxing, childhood, friendship, bird, bathtub, pigeon, father daughter relationship, bathing, female nudity, dead bird ...
Place: denmark, scandinavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 4.0
 118
Simona (1974)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, Belgium
Duration: 91 min.
Story: While at a bullfight Simona begins flashing back to a torrid sexual relationship she had with George. Her relationship with George was one of open sexual discoveries which eventually led to revenge and murder.
Style: erotic
Plot: deviant sex, threesome, surrealism, bisexuality, erotica, female nudity, revenge, sex, shower, coming of age, male full rear nudity, female full frontal nudity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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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: sexual, sexy
Plot: puberty, teenage girl, coming of age, journalist, incest, father daughter relationship, hotel, mirror, topless, nightgown, female nudity, girl man relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Three Days (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union, Lithuania
Duration: 75 min.
Story: In Kaliningrad two Lithuanian boys meet two Russian girls. They have difficulties in finding places where they can sleep together. But this is the only problem they do solve. All four justly feel miserable because their lives are meaningless (the ...
Plot: meaning of life, sex, female nudity, beach, isolation, smoking, sea, teenager
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%