Movies like Boatman

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Boatman (1985)
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Boatman (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 115 min.
Story: An erstwhile boatman wants to do a little more than paddle his own canoe in the town famed for its waterfalls. He leaves the village of his roots for the city and lands a job as a live-sex actor called toro in street lingo derived from the Spanish term for bull. Quick successes in his newfound profession delude him into regarding that the measure of a man is in his trousers. He has a partner on stage and off. Despite her cynicism and tough veneer, she sees in him a way out of the slums and the red light district.
Plot: writers, reality, sex, gay, female nudity

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out erotic, sexy, semi documentary and captivating films with plots about female nudity, sex, writers, female full frontal nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), male nudity and erotica mostly in Drama and Comedy genres. Some movies like Boatman: Live Show (2000), Day and Night (1997), Until the Night (2004), The Man in Her Life (1997), Big Night (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Live Show (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Story revolves around the sad plight of the live sex performers Rolly (Paolo Rivero), Gigi (Klaudia Koronel), Rosita (Ana Capri), Sandra (Hazel Espinosa and Vio (Simon Ibarra) and what drives them to do the inexplicable.
Style: sexy, erotic
Plot: sex, asian, male prostitute, female nudity, poverty, suicide, prostitute, love, reality, female full frontal nudity, sex in public
Place: the philippines
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Day and Night (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Spain, Belgium, Canada, Mexico
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Ten years ago, distinguished French author Alexandre (Alain Delon) exchanged his stressful, hectic life in Paris for a more peaceful existence upon a Mexican hacienda with his wife Ariane (Marianne Denicourt). Lucien (Jean-Pierre Kalfon) also ...
Plot: sex scene, female nudity, writers, balloon, murder, death, spanking, female full frontal nudity
Place: mexico
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79%
Until the Night (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Filmmaker Gregory Hatanaka fashions a stunning film about love and excess. Robert (Norman Reedus) is a writer who hasn't done much writing lately; instead, he's busy pushing the envelope with his toxic mix of boredom, drugs and a dalliance ...
Style: erotic
Plot: adultery, model, making love, sex scene, erotica, obsession, confusion, writers, lovers, female nudity, sex
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74%
The Man in Her Life (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Selya is disappointed with Bobby who only wants sex but no real relationship nor marriage. So she leaves and decides to marry the gay Ramon who, she is convinced, is definitely different.
Plot: lgbt, gays and lesbians, gay subtext, gay interest, teacher, nudity (full frontal - brief), gay, homosexual, female nudity, sex
Place: the philippines
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Big Night (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A group of male and female prostitutes make preparations for a big event happening at a shady club where audiences will come to watch them perform sexual acts on stage. As the big night looms, they begin to feel the consequences of their profession.
Plot: erotica, makeover, dating, marketplace, reality, patron, female nudity, paradise, mayor, male nudity, prostitute, pimp ...
Place: the philippines
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50%
 6.3
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Nightsongs (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young couple in the big city. She is full of energy for life; she wants to have fun and be happy. But husband sits all day on the couch, reading. But the young woman does not give up; she wants more out of life. She encourages him, she provokes him
Plot: baby, bored housewife, female nudity, nightclub, self destructing, writers, suicide of husband, cuckold, unhappy marriage, sexy dress, apartment
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48%
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Nympha (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A re-imagination of the Celso Ad Castillo classic, "Nympha" tells the story of an orphan woman named Nympha living in a backward province with a narrow minded aunt who is a religious fanatic.
Plot: cemetery, female nudity, murder, sex, nudity (full frontal - brief)
Place: the philippines
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48%
Why (Not) Brazil? (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A film director, whose career is going downhill, reluctantly decides to adapt an inadaptable best selling novel. Will she succeed or will the book adapt her in the process?
Plot: husband wife relationship, love, police, writers, filmmaking, jewish, producer, movie star, train station, pediatrician, dysfunctional marriage, sex ...
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45%
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Surrender (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: A wild journey through the dark S&M underworld. Salene, a struggling Hollywood writer with a haunting past gets drawn into the world of S&M as she is researching a novel about a dominatrix. Georgia Brown, a native hometown friend arrives for ...
Style: erotic
Plot: lesbian, threesome, female nudity, smoking, police detective, sex, drugs, s&m, bisexual, lesbian sex, bondage, dominatrix ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Whore 2 (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Jack sets himself up in the Hotel St James to work on his book on prostitution in New York. Along the way he meets and grows fond of Mary Lou.
Style: semi documentary, social documentary
Plot: murder of a prostitute, prostitution, prostitute, dead prostitute, degradation, rape, infidelity, pole dancer, strip club, sex shop, writers, empire ...
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43%
Chinese Chocolate (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Searching for love abroad, two very different Chinese women, a dancer and a doctor, follow their dreams and journey west to Canada. They quickly learn that the paths of heart are rocky as the men in their lives reveal dark, unsettling secrets which ...
Plot: lgbt, lesbian relationship, lesbian, foreigner, gay, moral dilemma, sex, lesbian sex, female nudity, chinese, lesbianism, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
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39%
Il corpo dell'anima (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Ernesto is doomed to loneliness since the loss of his wife. He is a writer who lives alone without any children, and is an antisocial person. However, he is as satisfied with his life. Although he has not been working for a while, a film director ...
Style: erotic
Plot: sex with a maid, watching sex, female masturbation, maid, female nudity, dream, writers, erotica, loneliness, lesbian sex, older man younger woman sex, simulated blow job ...
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39%
Ashes from the Sun (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Environmental drama set in Asturias, Spain. A Scottish travel writer is forced to stay in a valley town in northern Spain when his camper van breaks down. There he gets to know the different inhabitants, some of them struggling to close down the ...
Plot: tourist, convention, writers, protest, civil action, female nudity, male nudity, male objectification, environmental, contamination, environmental issue, power cut ...
Place: spain, kyoto japan
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38%
The Last Virgin (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A priest visits a small seaside town. Miling a former nun who now teaches catechism on the island thinks that father Emman is the priest she sent for. She believes that a priest would help revive the townspeople's faith in God by putting up ...
Plot: rape, female nudity, prostitute, fake priest, politics, island, sex, white slavery, male nudity, village chief, burnt face
Place: the philippines
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36%
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Tropic Pathway (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina, Brazil
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Film about the writer Manuel Puig and the years he spent in Río de Janeiro.
Plot: gay, literature, lgbt, homosexual, exile, writers, gay interest
Place: argentina, brazil
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36%
Chelsea Girls (1966)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 210 min.
Story: Lacking a formal narrative, Warhol's art house classic follows various residents of the Chelsea Hotel in 1966 New York City, presented in a split screen with a single audio track in conjunction with one side of screen.
Style: avant garde, experimental, weird
Plot: lgbtq, filmmaking, exploitation, dominatrix, reality
Place: new york
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35%
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Liz (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Elizabeth and David are getting married. One day a sailboat anchor outside their villa in the archipelago. Elisabeth feels a vague threat from the unknown sailor aboard.
Plot: lesbian sex, infidelity, sexual desire, anonymous sex, cheating fiancee, split personality, movie theatre, erotica, recluse, female nudity, cafe, sex club ...
Place: eastern europe
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35%
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Drowsiness (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The emotional inertia and chaos affecting a narcoleptic woman, a fatally ill writer and a doctor, and their attempts to escape from their dead-end situations.
Plot: gay, husband wife relationship, doctor, father son relationship, male nudity, hospital, gay bashing, gay slur, insomnia, parachuting, sex, hysteria ...
Place: poland
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Princes In Exile (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Diagnosed as having a brain tumor, seventeen-year-old Ryan is angrily resigned to the fact that he may not live to see another year. With time running out, he clings to two goals: publishing his journal and losing his virginity. But as Ryan finds ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: summer camp, teenager, doctor, cancer, sex, brain tumor, teenage girl, death, child, teenage boy, leukemia, self pity ...
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34%
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Delight (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 111 min.
Story: The film's main theme is obsession. An obsession with love, with art, originality, copying, with success, money and... with oneself. Sooner or later, if we lose our rational upper hand over it and let ourselves be dragged down by it, every ...
Style: captivating, unusual plot structure, thought provoking
Plot: art, obsession, death, female protagonist, twins, gay, suicide, female nudity, sex, transvestite, cross dressing, troubled relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Kaiyoppu (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A amateur writer who seems to have nothing to live for, finds himself as the only hope of three people.
Plot: publishing, novelist, police station, poem, bomb, writers, writer's block, passion, cell phone, malayalam, book
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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La Belle (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 93 min.
Story: On one gloomy rainy night, a writer encounters an unexpected visit paid by a woman of his past. Seeking solitude from her ex-lover, she finds solace in this gentleman and from that day on, they cherish every inch of each other's body and ...
Style: erotic, sincere, captivating, sexy
Plot: old love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, sex scene, writers, mistress, relationships, male female relationship, love story, lovers, couple relations, love interest, seduction ...
Place: south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Golden Lotus (1974)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Golden Lotus is based, in part, on Jin Ping Mei, a famous erotic novel of ancient China. Li Han-Hsiang adapted part of the story into this film, which starts with Hsi Men Ching, a successful merchant, wooing Pan Chin Lien, the beautiful wife of one ...
Plot: erotica, martial arts, sex, female nudity, bondage, kiss, bathtub
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31%
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Too Much Too Often! (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: When swaggering and conceited teddy boy Mike (played by fleshy-faced BUCK STARR) isn’t combing his wavy hair in a stance reminiscent of The Fonz, he’s latching onto each and every female who crosses his slimy path. The guy is bad news and has ...
Plot: sexploitation, prostitution, sex, exploitation, prostitute, sadism, female nudity, sadist, blackmail, homosexual, nudity (full frontal - brief), male prostitution ...
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31%
This is Not a Love Story (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 81 min.
Story: In an inner city loft Belinda(Smuts-Kennedy) lives her dream of being a writer. Across the street is Suzanne (Rutter), a painter who has the success Belinda craves. Suzanne lives with Tony (Lovatt), an actor frustrated by his dead-end role in a ...
Plot: love triangle, writers, struggling actor, creativity, painter, actor, desire, sex, insecurity, boyfriend girlfriend relationship
Place: new zealand
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30%
Language of Love 2000 (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Kärlekens språk is a 2004 Swedish sex educational film directed by Anders Lennberg. “Language of Love” is ​​a show for night owls, which gives details of sex, problems with impotence, venereal diseases, etc, with detailed demonstrations. ...
Style: semi documentary, erotic, educational, educational film
Plot: sex education, gay, sex, explicit sex, impotence, erection, tv show, homosexual, masturbation, lesbian sex, unsimulated sex, gay interest ...
Place: eastern europe
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30%
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Lap Dancer (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A sexy but cash-poor young working woman finally stands up for herself, not wanting to depend on "her man" all the time and not accepting the rules men around her want her to observe, by deciding to simultaneously take a walk on the wild ...
Plot: sex, lesbian sex, erotica, lesbianism, female nudity, stripper, strip club, bare breasts, shower, female full frontal nudity, shaved labia, large breasts
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29%
Dama de Noche (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A woman who was maltreated during her younger years gets revenge on the people who abused her.
Plot: revenge, neglected wife, sexually dissatisfied wife, cheating wife, sex scene, gang rape, unhappy marriage, erotica, child abuse, nymphomaniac, physical abuse, sex ...
Place: the philippines
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29%
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: nudity (full frontal - brief), woman urinating, writers, erotica, female nudity, female masturbation, masturbation, sex, marriage, husband wife relationship, explicit sex, unsimulated sex ...
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Beware of My Love (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Muriel, a writer nearing 50 whose older lover won't live with her in Paris, meets a man on a train - Samuel, an Arab. He's attracted to her and pursues her, dropping in, asserting himself. She's willing to connect. He's ...
Plot: male female relationship, immigrants, writers, independent woman, female nudity, sodomy, assault, erection, male nudity, arrest, arab, sex ...
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%