Movies like The Gifted One

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The Gifted One (1989)
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The Gifted One (1989)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A young boy can transfer his body energy into ESP and heal sick people. While the subject of scientists' studies, he runs away to try to find out about his past and why he is the way he is.
Style: road movie
Plot: boy genius, healing power, psychic, road trip, village, scientist, baseball, quest, best friend, doctor, trip, childhood, car chase, isolation, flashback, mother son relationship, extrasensory perception
Time: 60s, 80s, 70s, 1960s

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, stylized, semi serious and offbeat films with plots about female nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), magic, male nudity, sex, imaginary and surrealism mostly in Fantasy and Horror genres. Some movies like The Gifted One: Carnival Magic (1983), Luminous Procuress (1971), Pound (1970), Dragons: A Fantasy Made Real (2004), Alice in Wonderland (1982). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Carnival Magic (1983)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A magician in a carnival--who actually can read minds and levitate people and objects--works with a superintelligent chimp named Alex, who can also talk. The magician and the chimp soon become the stars of the carnival, drawing in big crowds. ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, cult film
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: circus, kidnapping, magician, carnival, chimpanzee, mind reading, workplace, manipulation, rivalry, wizards and magicians, manipulations, animal life ...
Time: 80s
Place: north carolina, south carolina, india, southern usa
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95%
Luminous Procuress (1971)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A series of erotic vignettes and sexual imagery (mostly of the gay variety) are presented courtesy of The Cockettes (a gay/drag performance art ensemble of late 60s/early 70s San Francisco).
Style: underground film, avant garde
Plot: unsimulated sex, female impersonator, lgbt, female nudity, surrealism, male nudity, drag, sex, androgyny, transsexual, nightmare, art ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: san francisco
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94%
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Pound (1970)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In a pound, 18 dogs wait to be adopted.
Style: biting, semi serious, suspense, offbeat, surreal ...
Plot: satire, confined, captivity, animal life, death row, terrier, old man, prison escape, serial killer, siamese cat, euthanasia, woman slaps man ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
Dragons: A Fantasy Made Real (2004)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: "Dragon's World: A Fantasy Made Real" is a nature mockumentary about a British scientific team that attempts to understand the unique the incredible beasts that have fascinated people for ages. CGI is used to create the dragons.
Style: serious
Plot: skeleton, cave, computer animation, sketch, museum, scientist, dragon, knight, chaos, rescue, escapades, imaginary ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
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Alice in Wonderland (1982)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A young girl named Alice falls down a rabbit-hole and finds herself in Wonderland, a fantasy land of strange characters and ideas.
Plot: walrus, female protagonist, jury, frog, cook, cat, queen, fish, duchess, tea party, alternate dimension, hare ...
Time: victorian era
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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The Otherworld (2016)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The Otherworld is an original story and mystical tale inspired by Celtic mythology and Irish legends. One of the most fascinating characters in Celtic mythology, the Warrior Lugh, crosses Woodland heading to Tara to join the court of King Nuada and ...
Style: fairy tale
Plot: celtic, legend, sword and sorcery, medieval, pagan
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Midnight Show (2016)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Horror/Comedy that takes place in a movie theater as patrons watch the trailers of B Movie trailers.
Plot: parody, cult
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65%
Hidden Beauties (1999)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Three gorgeous beauties awaken from an ancient nap and immediately begin making up for lost time, engaging in as many passionate encounters as time will allow.
Style: sexy, sexual, semi serious, stylized
Plot: time travel, haunted by the past, gays and lesbians, siblings relations, sexual relations, estate, vengeance, palaces castles and temples, curses spells and rituals, dungeon, surrender, couples ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Iaga (2015)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Iaga secretly exposes the marriage between Desdemona and Othella, but when the marriage is accepted by Venetian nobility, Iaga plots to drive a wedge between Othella and Desdemona using handsome Cassio as her pawn.
Plot: lesbian, gender bending, shakespeare's othello, magic, racism
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Jemiyah Jones & the Vampyre Ghost Ship (0000)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: USA
Story: 15-year old English girl, Jemiyah Jones, continues the adventures this time in the realm of the Vampyre. The very elegant Romani's, the oldest Vampyre clan in Romania are airing dirty family laundry - and when Vampyres clash that laundry is ...
Plot: ghoul, vampirism, witchcraft, adventurer, ghost
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65%
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Wonder Woman (1974)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: A super-hero uses her powers to thwart an international spy ring.
Plot: superheroine, super strength, superhero, cave, helicopter, flirting, spy, donkey, karate, jumping into water, raft, alter ego ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
The Wizard of Stone Mountain (2011)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Determined to win the respect of his people and the love of his life, Teela; Malik, The Wizard of Stone Mountain, makes a bargain with a demon to wield great power. It is up to the heroic warriors to save Malik from himself when the demon takes ...
Plot: zombie, plague, sword, guilt, sword and planet, sword fight, sword and sorcery, soul music, wizards, magic, demon, lust ...
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65%
Lucinda's Spell (1998)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Something Magical Is In The Air...... Jason the last descendant of Merlin, must father a child on the eve of Beltane. A coven of the world's most powerful witches have gathered in New Orleans for a spell contest to determine who will bear his ...
Plot: alchemy, warlock, witch, wizards, coven, gold, occult, magic, spell, male nudity, female nudity, absurd humor ...
Place: new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Dreamwood (1972)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Dreamwood narrates the oniric quest of a modern argonaut in a mysterious island located somewhere on the borders of the unconscious.
Style: avant garde
Plot: sex outside, urination, moon, defecation, female full frontal nudity, male nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Once (1973)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Filmed on a California beach, this arty outing features loin-cloth wearing actors silently telling the allegorical love story between Creation and Humanity on a lonely California beach.
Style: allegory
Plot: making of, nudity (full frontal - brief), good versus evil, destruction, female nudity, beach, no dialogue, loincloth, symbolism
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
The Believer's Heaven (1977)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 61 min.
Story: Oh, One of these days I'm gonna walk with my Lord!. One of these days I'm gonna talk with my Lord! More Singin' and Preachin' by the deluded Baptists.
Style: christian film
Plot: fanatic, religion, earthquake, christian, bible, propaganda, christian propaganda, preacher, reenactment, sermon, god, heaven ...
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65%
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Aphrodisiac (1973)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Eccentric Professor Leviticus Wirtsus is obsessed with crossbreeding animals of different species. His research leads Wirtsus to discover a LSD-type substance called Fongaluli
Style: psychedelic
Plot: incestuous sex, sailboat, breast sucking, tropical island, group sex, talking animals, hallucinogenic drug, sex, female masturbation, leaf, nude girl, simulated blow job ...
Place: caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Mermaids of Tiburon (1962)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: A diver is aided in his search for sunken treasure by beautiful mermaids.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: mermaid, dolphins, nudity (full frontal - brief), dynamite, island, marine biologist, underwater explosion, harpoon, pearl, shark, drowning, guitar ...
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65%
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Fluctuations (1970)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: A bizarre don't-even-try-to-make-sense-of-it bombardment of sexual imagery that plays like stream of consciousness from a degenerate: threesomes, foursomes, lesbians, bondage, hair-whipping (!) and, believe it or not, even kung-fu. Avant-garde ...
Plot: female nudity, male nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), bathtub, karate, erotica, sex
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Emmanuelle 2000: Emmanuelle in Paradise (2000)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The second installment in the classic Emmanuelle softcore film series to be helmed by director Ura Hee, Emmanuelle 2000: Emmanuelle in Paradise finds actress Holly Sampson in role originated by Sylvia Kristel. This time around, the seductress ...
Style: erotic, sexploitation film
Plot: emmanuelle, erotica, sexploitation, female nudity, lesbianism, sultan, businessman, nudity (full frontal - brief), sex, limousine, heterosexuality, harem
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Journey to Promethea (2010)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A tyrannical king reigns over his kingdom with an iron fist, but there is hope. A prophecy foretold long ago states that a boy will rise up against the oppressive regime and lead his people to the promised land of Promethea. This is the ...
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, tense, intense
Audience: teens
Plot: imaginary kingdom, rebellion, revolution, adventure, danger, destiny, corrupted ruler, master warrior, heroes, escapades, hopes, supernatural ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Hermie & Friends: A Fruitcake Christmas (2005)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: semi serious, touching, feel good, offbeat, humorous
Audience: preschoolers, toddlers, family outing
Plot: danger, family, escapades, heroes, family relations, friends, computer animation, disorder, pets, family life, christmas, caterpillar
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Cirque du Soleil: Worlds Away (2012)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An original story featuring performances by Cirque du Soleil. A young woman is entranced by an Aerialist. When they fall into the dreamlike world of Cirque du Soleil and are separated, they travel through the different tent worlds trying to find ...
Style: exciting, serious, stylized, surreal
Plot: circus, clown, performance, dancer, imaginary, fall in love, disorder, young lovers, oldies, artists and showbiz, fish out of water, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Dragon (2006)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: In a desperate attempt to save her kingdom from an advancing army of dark elves, Princess Vanir must traverse the haunted forest of Sidhe. With the help of loyal adventurers Cador and Artemir, they encounter the army of elves, a mysterious ...
Plot: creature, magic, dragon, princess, eaten alive, sword, mythical creature, death of friend, sword and sorcery, prophecy, attack, elf ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Emmanuelle 2000: Being Emmanuelle (2000)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: It's the first movie from the Emmanuelle's 2000 movie collection.
Style: sexploitation film, erotic
Plot: emmanuelle, sexploitation, lesbian sex, female nudity, lesbianism, nude model, bathtub, erotica, female masturbation, sex
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Hansel and Gretel (1983)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: This is Tim Burton's Disney Channel Halloween film short that only aired once. It combines live action and stop-motion, making for a creepy adventure into the woods.
Style: fairy tale
Plot: witch, candy, duck, woman played by man, evil woman, evil stepmother, toy maker, ladder, surrealism, stepmother, puppetry, toys ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Marker (2005)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In an isolated small town in the Pacific Northwest, Sylvia's teenaged life of juggling two boyfriends and an overprotective father is turned upside down when she discovers she has a bizarre virus which has randomly plagued the women in her ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, suspenseful, suspense, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: small town, coming of age, supernatural, survival, teenage love, self discovery, youth, homecoming, family relations, life is a bitch, social misfits, mutant ...
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62%
Drawing Restraint 9 (2005)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 135 min.
Story: The film concerns the theme of self-imposed limitation and continues Matthew Barney's interest in religious rite, this time focusing on Shinto
Style: experimental, atmospheric, stylized, surreal, serious
Plot: couples, disintegration, society, human nature, wedding, ship, couple relations, nudity (full frontal - brief), ocean or sea, religions or cults, pubic hair, male nudity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
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57%
A Hungarian Fairy Tale (1987)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: Hungary
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Shot in B&W, Gyula Gazdag's film follows the surreal and often comic quests of young Andris, an orphan searching for a father who doesn't exist, and Orban, a government clerk who's had enough of oppressive bureaucracy.
Style: visually appealing, melancholic, allegory, talky, affectionate ...
Plot: father daughter relationship, opera, drink, father son relationship, signature, flashback, hearse, escape, flash forward, running, listening to music, baby ...
Place: budapest, budapest hungary, tokyo, japan, iraq ...
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55%
Cameron's Closet (1988)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A father who experiments with his sons psychokinetic powers, is unaware that these experiments release a demon from hell, which lives in his sons closet, preparing to take over the young boys soul.
Style: offbeat, scary, suspenseful, serious, rough ...
Plot: psychic, afterlife, psychokinesis, demon, battles, mad scientist, ghost, zombie, teenage life, deadly creature, imaginary, supernatural ability ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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