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, dog, road trip, village, police, scientist, schoolboy, baseball, quest, hospital, kidnapping, cemetery, surgery, teenage girl, best friend, doctor, young girl, kissing, teenage boy, trip, kindergarten, bus, childhood ...
Time: 60s, 80s, 70s, 1960s
Place: arizona

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out semi serious, stylized, surreal and humorous films with plots about female nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), magic, surrealism, male nudity, sex and imaginary mostly in Fantasy, Drama and Comedy genres. Some movies like The Gifted One: Carnival Magic (1983), Pound (1970), A Hungarian Fairy Tale (1987), Luminous Procuress (1971), Dragons: A Fantasy Made Real (2004). 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, semi serious, exciting, cult film
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: circus, kidnapping, magician, mind reading, carnival, chimpanzee, animal life, disorder, manipulation, wizards and magicians, manipulations, workplace ...
Time: 80s
Place: india, southern usa, south carolina, north carolina
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95%
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Pound (1970)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In a pound, 18 dogs wait to be adopted.
Style: offbeat, experimental, suspense, semi serious, biting ...
Plot: satire, animal life, confined, captivity, dachshund, death row, woman slaps man, sex on table, switchblade, animal shelter, prison escape, solitary ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
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, document, coffin, brick, rowboat, death of mother, pregnancy, corpse, chase, search for father ...
Place: budapest hungary, budapest, tokyo, japan, iraq ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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, male nudity, female nudity, androgyny, transsexual, sex, surrealism, erotica, nightmare, art ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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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, suspenseful, exciting, captivating
Plot: scientist, museum, cave, skeleton, computer animation, good versus evil, dragon, supernatural ability, escapades, danger, rescue, save the world ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Three Wishes (1995)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: While Jane Holman (Mastrantonio) is driving with her two sons, she accidentally runs into a drifter, Jack McCloud (Swayze), who breaks his leg. Being responsible, Jane invites Jack, and his dog, to stay at her home until his leg has healed. Jack ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, touching, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: kids
Plot: generosity, dog, reunion, family relations, suburbs, drifter, kids and family, baseball, hopes, parents and children, suburban life, couple relations ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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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: destruction, good versus evil, female nudity, symbolism, loincloth, beach, making of, nudity (full frontal - brief), no dialogue
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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, pearl, dynamite, island, jellyfish, drowning, exploding boat, underwater explosion, scuba diving, fish, marine biologist, harpoon ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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 4.3
 51
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, female nudity, tropical island, professor, breast sucking, group sex, sex, lobster, brother sister incest, transformation, giant, female full frontal nudity ...
Place: caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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: male nudity, magic, coven, absurd humor, alchemy, priest, female nudity, occult, gold, warlock, spell, witch ...
Place: new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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: sword, magic, zombie, sword and planet, sword and sorcery, demon, plague, betrayal, wizards, soul music, sword fight, lust ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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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, spy, superhero, martial arts, secret agent, slender legs, secret agents, wonder woman character, female stockinged legs, thin legs, intelligence agency ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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: heaven, exploitation, christian, religion, reenactment, bible, propaganda, sermon, fanatic, christian propaganda, preacher, god ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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: erotica, emmanuelle, sexploitation, nudity (full frontal - brief), heterosexuality, harem, female nudity, businessman, sultan, limousine, lesbianism, sex
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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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, male nudity, female full frontal nudity, urination, defecation, moon
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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 54
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: nudity (full frontal - brief), bathtub, female nudity, karate, erotica, male nudity, sex
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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, fall in love, dancer, performance, disorder, imaginary, young lovers, fish out of water, oldies, artists and showbiz, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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: racism, magic, lesbian, gender bending, shakespeare's othello
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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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, pagan, medieval, sword and sorcery
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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: cook, carpenter, walrus, duchess, alice character, queen, female protagonist, jury, adaptation, playing card, wonderland, hare ...
Time: victorian era
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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: stylized, sexual, sexy, semi serious
Plot: couples, estate, dungeon, surrender, gays and lesbians, curses spells and rituals, sexual relations, siblings relations, vengeance, time travel, haunted by the past, palaces castles and temples ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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, lesbianism, lesbian sex, female masturbation, female nudity, sex, erotica, nude model, bathtub
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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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: princess, dragon, creature, magic, warrior, sword, sword and fantasy, eaten alive, sword and sorcery, death of friend, elf, prophecy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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, toy maker, evil stepmother, surrealism, robot, forest, toys, cake, toy, ladder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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, intense, tense
Audience: teens
Plot: rebellion, revolution, adventure, destiny, danger, corrupted ruler, escapades, hopes, rivalry, supernatural, heroes, master warrior ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Hermie & Friends: A Fruitcake Christmas (2005)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: semi serious, feel good, touching, humorous, offbeat
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, toddlers
Plot: heroes, family life, disorder, friends, escapades, danger, christmas, pets, family, family relations, computer animation, caterpillar
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Beetlejuice (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Thanks to an untimely demise via drowning, a young couple end up as poltergeists in their New England farmhouse, where they fail to meet the challenge of scaring away the insufferable new owners, who want to make drastic changes. In desperation, the ...
Style: gothic, dark humor, witty, surreal, offbeat ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: ghost, afterlife, teenage girl, haunted house, supernatural, psychic, surrealism, life after death, heaven and hell, possession, goth, eccentric family ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, new england, connecticut
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Princess and the Pauper (1997)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: Italy, Germany
Duration: 180 min.
Story: A fairy tale about a twin princess and a prince who where seperated after their birth.
Plot: king, love, princess, brother brother relationship, female nudity, wizards, rebellion, medieval, bare chested male fighting, kingdom
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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: atmospheric, stylized, surreal, experimental, serious
Plot: society, ship, couple relations, human nature, nudity (full frontal - brief), wedding, couples, religions or cults, disintegration, ocean or sea, whaling, pubic hair ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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