Movies like Agnes

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Agnes (1995)
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Agnes (1995)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: France, Germany, Norway, Iceland
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In a barren land ruled by oppression and ignorance, a spirited woman driven by hope of a better life must fight against the odds. Agnes is a servant in the house of the county sheriff. There she is constantly sexually harassed by him and treated with contempt by his wife. Agnes falls in love with Natan, a self taught homoeopathic doctor. The sheriff takes revenge on Natan by making it illegal for him to practice his profession. The dramatic relationship between the three main characters ultimately leads to a fatal web of events where a love affair turns into a nightmare of brutality and destruction.
Plot: love, betrayal, revenge, female nudity, sheriff, housekeeper, execution
Place: iceland

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out atmospheric, emotional, realistic and sexy films with plots about love, revenge, female nudity, betrayal, romance, death and sex scene mostly in Drama, Romance and History genres. Some movies like Agnes: Devils of Monza (1987), Allegro Barbaro (1979), Lyubov Yarovaya (1970), Shadow of the Raven (1988), Mademoiselle de Joncquières (2018). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Devils of Monza (1987)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The young noble Don Monza is caught and thrown out by the nun Virginia de Leva when she catches him flirting with one of her nun sisters across the stone wall between their gardens. He hears the rumor that she'd have an affair with her trustee ...
Plot: nun, evil, evil nun, nudity (full frontal - brief), affair, convent, forbidden love, sex, murder, revenge, betrayal
Time: 1500s
Place: europe
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Allegro Barbaro (1979)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Hungary
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Zsadányi flees from the authorities with his goddaughter, Bankós Mari, and they escape into the forest. The film then skips ahead thirty-fold years: Zsadány and Mari are now lovers, with the sound of war in the background halting their romance. ...
Plot: execution, politics, love, murder, class struggle
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Lyubov Yarovaya (1970)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 105 min.
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Plot: love, revenge, politics, husband wife relationship, spy, revolution, double agent
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Shadow of the Raven (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden, Iceland, Norway
Duration: 124 min.
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Plot: revenge, viking, christianity, sword and shield, battles, priest, battle, mother, church, courage, barbarian
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Place: iceland
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Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 109 min.
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Style: melancholic, disturbing, sentimental, sincere
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Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 122 min.
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Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 90 min.
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Plot: love, sibling rivalry, mental illness, presumed dead, hiding place
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Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 105 min.
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Style: erotic, romantic
Plot: love, romance, thigh, pretty legs, thin legs, erotica, jealousy, female nudity, sex scene, infidelity
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Duration: 101 min.
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Plot: duel, widow, children, jealousy, revenge, love, death, poet, husband wife relationship
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Land Legs (1975)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 167 min.
Story: In December 1825, distinguished members of the Russian military, most of whom were quite affluent and of noble lineage, took it upon themselves to stir revolution against the autocratic and tyrannical Czar Nikolai I in the wake of his not honoring ...
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Duration: 121 min.
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Country: India
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Audience: girls' night
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Genre: Drama, Romance
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Duration: 95 min.
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