Movies like Trapeze Girl

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Trapeze Girl (1967)
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Trapeze Girl (1967)
Original name: 飛天女郎
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Story: A Shaw Brothers Circus Drama about a Trapeze Girl
Plot: clown, love triangle, jealousy, acrobatics, fame, circus, tightrope

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Most similar movies to Trapeze Girl

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, exciting and suspenseful films with plots about love triangle, jealousy, circus, female nudity, clown, murder and betrayal mostly in Drama, Adventure and Action genres. Some movies like Trapeze Girl: The Vengeful Beauty (1978), Mela (1980), Sweet Is Revenge (1967), The Bordello (1971), Cirqo (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Vengeful Beauty (1978)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Despite its stand-alone title, this mixture of martial arts and exploitation is a semi-sequel to Shaw Brothers's Flying Guillotine series. This time, the focus is Rong Qui-yan (Chen Ping), a kung fu student turned dutiful wife whose life falls ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: death by impalement, slashing, secret service, male female relationship, subterfuge, needle, father son relationship, blood, king, mass murder, loss of husband, loss of sister ...
Time: 1700s
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95%
 7.5
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Mela (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Govindan Kutty (Raghu) is a clown who works in the circus. He comes to his village looking for a bride. Sharada (Anjali Naidu) is impressed by his charms and seemingly rich lifestyle and agrees to marry him. When they reach back the circus after ...
Plot: stuntman, circus, clown, suicide, dwarf, attraction, malayalam
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Sweet Is Revenge (1967)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Some 40 years ago when warlords rode rough-shod over the Chinese people, circus acrobat Pao Te-cheng took to the hills and began robbing the rich to help the poor. His daring feats earned him the nickname of “The Masked Robber”. Trying to ...
Plot: lecher, republican era china, outlaw, corruption, criminal, love, disguise, master thief, warlord
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69%
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The Bordello (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A drama directed by Alfred Weidenmann.
Plot: brothel, dwarf, clown, court case, circus, jealousy, female nudity, adultery, blind man, greed, prostitution
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Cirqo (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Two prisoners escape execution by the police and become successful circus clowns in Pinochet's Chile.
Plot: clown, escaped prisoner, military dictatorship, circus
Time: 70s
Place: chile
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 78
The Elephant (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: (Russian with English subtitles) The show is under way in the circus arena. But there is agitation behind the curtain: the audience's darling, Bodhi the elephant has fallen ill. The next morning a trailer arrives to pick Bodhi up. But his sad ...
Plot: circus, forgiveness, girl, elephant, hopes, on the road, driver
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Great Wallendas (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Made-for-TV movie, tells the true story of the Great Wallendas, a family of circus acrobats famous for their seven-person high wire pyramid act, that one night ended in tragedy.
Plot: accident, tragedy, carnival, acrobat, circus, tightrope
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.2
 118
Fools (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A horror-movie actor falls in love with the unhappily married young wife of an attorney.
Plot: actor, starting over, jealousy, extramarital affair, love triangle, murder
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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 220
Wet Gold (1984)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Wet Gold is the story of a young woman (Laura), who works as a waitress in a cafe. Laura stumbles across a drunk elderly man (Sampson), who fills her with exciting stories of a boat that went down with millions in gold. Although Laura's ...
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: gold, treasure hunt, ocean or sea, store, alcohol abuse, love triangle, beach, escapades, adventure, adventurer, ship, island ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Heroes of Sung (1973)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Heroes of Sung stars one of the original kung-fu ladies of the silver screen Shih Szu playing swordswoman Meng Hung who must work with Fan Tien-fu, played by perennial Shaws bad guy Lo Lieh (although he's good in this) to find then protect the ...
Plot: sword fight, women fight, heroic bloodshed, fight to the death, martial arts, mayhem, bodyguard, fencing, dissident, royalty, subterfuge, woman fighting a woman
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The 36th Chamber of Shaolin (1978)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 116 min.
Story: The anti-Ching patriots, under the guidance of Ho Kuang-han, have secretly set up their base in Canton, disguised as school masters. During a brutal Manchu attack, Lui manages to escape, and devotes himself to learning the martial arts in order to ...
Style: stylized, serious, rough, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kung fu, shaolin, martial arts, shaolin kung fu, patriotism, monk, master warrior, vengeance, rebellion, murder, ambition, mad ...
Time: 18th century
Place: china, asia, hong kong, japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Clowning Around (1992)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: Australia
Duration: 183 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: eiffel tower paris, runaway, clown, foster home, circus
Place: paris france, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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 256
Yang Yang (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Yang-yang is a French-Chinese mix. She has never seen her French father. She does not speak a single French word. Her mum has re-married but she has been very lonely. She started working at the entertainment industry. The fact that she is a mix is a ...
Plot: film within a film, athlete, coach, actress, baseball, foster child, love triangle, jealousy, single mother, sex
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Balloon Vendor (1974)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A young boy tries to make living out of a puppet show when his mother abandons him and his father.
Plot: circus, parent child relationship, balloon, hospital, blond boy, death, loss of son, father son relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Flesh+Blood (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Netherlands, Spain
Duration: 126 min.
Story: A band of medieval mercenaries take revenge on a noble lord who decides not to pay them by kidnapping the betrothed of the noble's son. As the plague and warfare cut a swathe of destruction throughout the land, the mercenaries hole up in a ...
Style: atmospheric, realistic, intense, captivating, stylized ...
Plot: betrayal, life is a bitch, adventure, soldier, vengeance, rape, love triangle, escapades, kidnapping, knight, plague, strong sexual content ...
Time: 16th century, middle ages, 1500s, 80s, 18th century
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
My Dream Boat (1967)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 125 min.
Story: The film tells a complicated love story. Carmen with Ke, Xiang Yi and Jiyuan. They start as a friend, but somehow a love triangle occur, and the outcome is very tragic.
Plot: love triangle, jealousy, gambling debt, classmate, coming of age, passion, tragedy, friendship, family relations
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
In a Savage Land (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Two anthropologists married to each other go to an island off of Papua New Guinea for field research in pre-World War II. Eventually the war breaks out and many lives are disrupted and complicated.
Plot: world war two, newlyweds, old woman, suicide, scientist, book, flashback, husband wife relationship, male female relationship, machismo, sexism, scot ...
Time: 1930s
Place: papua new guinea, pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Name Me (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A practical joke ends up very wrong in Nigina Sayfullaevas curious youth drama. Two seventeen year old Moscow girls, Olya and Sasha, are visiting Olya's long lost father who lives in Crimea, when they decide to switch places and pretend to be ...
Style: emotional, serious, sentimental, neurotic, social
Plot: teenager, deception, friendship between girls, wild party, father daughter relationship, father daughter reunion, jealousy, beach resort, romantic obsession, brawl, friends, body swapping ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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The Local Stigmatic (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 56 min.
Story: Two symbiotic sociopaths play obscurely deviant mind games with each other while engaging in perversely brutal acts of violence against victims apparently chosen at random
Plot: nihilism, violence, perversity, pub, newsstand, game, jealousy, celebrity, prank telephone call, fame, mind game
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Giraffes (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Panama, Cuba, Colombia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Lía and Manuel live illegally in a closed house. Tania, trying to regain her rights over the space that her uncle left her, intends to evict them. But the couple is not ready to leave and Tania decides to retrench on the top floor of the house. The ...
Plot: love triangle, shower, nudity (full frontal - brief), playing guitar, female nudity, smoking after sex, guitar playing, male nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Savage Is Loose (1974)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A husband, wife and their son are stranded on a remote island with no way off; as the son grows older, sexual tensions emerge.
Plot: mother son incest, island, sexual tension, family, isolation, castration, incest, castaway, sexual desire, feral child, oedipus complex, desert island ...
Time: 1900s
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Buried Cain (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Buried Cain is a steamy southern gothic drama about two brothers, Christian and Cain, who have only two things in common - their love for their small town southern home and their love for the same woman - the girl they call 'Georgia'. ...
Plot: friendship, sex scene, menage a trois, cheating girlfriend, fight, group of friends, jealousy, infidelity, brother brother relationship, voyeur, love triangle, female nudity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Coast of Skeletons (1965)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: UK, South Africa
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A former district officer is assigned to work on a team of diamond prospectors, who are busy double crossing each other until they are blown up having found bullion.
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: investigation, treasure hunt, dishonesty, escapades, adventure, crimes, private detective, danger, cons and scams, ship, insurance fraud, police commissioner ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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 5.6
 2K
Royal Deceit (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Netherlands, UK, Denmark, France, Germany
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A Danish prince seeks revenge upon the villain who killed the king and his son to usurp the throne.
Style: tense, serious, realistic
Plot: murder, betrayal, ghost, hayloft, hanging, vengeance, rivalry, state affairs, love and romance, heroes, corrupted ruler, love triangle ...
Time: middle ages
Place: scotland, europe, england, denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Acrobat Bunglers (1981)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Musical
Country: Brazil
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Humble officials, friends Didi, Dedé, Mussum and Zacarias become the great attraction of the circus Bartolo, thanks to its incredible ability to make the public laugh. But success has a price: the opposition of the magician Assis Satan and the ...
Plot: quartet, clown, poor, song, dog, runaway, circus, love
Place: brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Fastest Sword (1968)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A great "swordfighter" learns humility after he is defeated by a master martial arts monk. But his reputation always precedes him, leading to danger, destruction, challenges, cruelty, kidnapping, and killing.
Plot: violence, humility, teacher student relationship, calligraphy, martial art, challenge, martial arts, duel, kung fu, sculpture, arrogance
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Sheltering Sky (1990)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: UK, Italy
Duration: 138 min.
Story: An American couple (John Malkovich, Debra Winger) drift toward emptiness in postwar North Africa.
Style: captivating, realistic, contemplative, serious, psychological ...
Plot: desert, infidelity, friendship, extramarital affair, adultery, family problems, dishonesty, couples, on the road, performer's life, crumbling marriage, romance ...
Time: 80s, 1940s
Place: africa, new york, north africa, morocco
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 4.7
 709
The Skipper (1990)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: West Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Two British beauties go to Barbados with a yacht captain who does not know what he's in for.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, sailor, jealousy, boat, introspection, ship, prostitute, betrayal, woman in danger, danger, love triangle, psychopath ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Great Waldo Pepper (1975)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A biplane pilot who had missed flying in WWI takes up barnstorming and later a movie career in his quest for the glory he had missed.
Style: realistic, captivating, uplifting, serious, touching ...
Plot: world war one, aerial combat, introspection, society, friendship, rivalry, haunted by the past, redemption, wartime life, friends, midlife crisis, filmmaking ...
Time: 1930s, 1920s, 30s, 20s, 20th century
Place: california, nebraska
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Day the Clown Cried (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A circus clown is imprisoned by the Nazis and goes with Jewish children to their deaths.
Plot: nazi concentration camp, internment camp, circus, political prisoner, gas chamber, holocaust, auschwitz, concentration camp, gestapo, commander, world war two, death of child ...
Time: 1940s
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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