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The Fall of the Rebel Angels (1981)
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The Fall of the Rebel Angels (1981)
Original name: La caduta degli angeli ribelli
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Who is the mysterious stranger Cecilia met on the street? Why is he suspicious of everyone? She is happily married, has a lovely child and an interesting job: she has no motive to be troubled, but she decides to join him and to become his lover. She shares his destiny right up to its unexpected conclusion.
Plot: terrorist, art, terrorism, gun, mirror, father daughter relationship, nightmare, opera, mother daughter relationship, lice, loss of father, extramarital affair, sexual attraction, crying, controversy, shot to death, picture, dialect, years of lead, fallen angel
Place: naples italy, sicily, sicily italy

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Most similar movies to The Fall of the Rebel Angels

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and sincere films with plots about mother daughter relationship, female nudity, years of lead, father daughter relationship, terrorism, death and politics mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like The Fall of the Rebel Angels: To Love the Damned (1980), Three Brothers (1981), Segreti segreti (1985), The Invisible Wall (1991), Confessions Among Actresses (1971). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
To Love the Damned (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 84 min.
Story: What happened to Italy during the absence of one young rebel. Svitol (Flavio Bucci) has been hiding out in South America. Then one day he gives up on his life in exile and decides to head back home. Everything has changed. The radical left is now in ...
Plot: police officer, frustration, years of lead, extramarital affair, drug use, debauchery, drug addict, heroine, communism, cocaine, partisan
Time: 80s, 70s
Place: italy, milan italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Three Brothers (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 113 min.
Story: In a farmhouse in southern Italy, an old woman dies. Her husband summons their sons: from Rome, Raffaele, a judge facing a political case for which he risks assassination; from Naples, the religious and ideological Rocco, a counselor at a ...
Style: touching, sincere, emotional, gloomy, contemplative ...
Plot: family relations, hopes, mafia, funeral, death, terrorism, farm, family problems, social worker, estrangement, family gatherings, death in the family ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: italy, europe, rome italy, naples italy, germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
Segreti segreti (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Laura participates in terrorist attack against a magistrate; a member of her commando is shot to death. Such begins the story of women: Maria and Rosa, the mother and sister of the killed terrorist; Gina, the old nanny of Laura; her mother Marta and ...
Plot: years of lead, mother daughter relationship, italian woman, earthquake, leftist, terrorism, murder, italian history, communist
Time: 80s
Place: southern italy, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Invisible Wall (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 120 min.
Story: June 27, 1980, an Italian DC 9 flying from Bologna to Palermo falls in the sea close to the Ustica island. 81 people die. The official version is "structure failure" of the airplane, but a number of clues lead the journalist Rocco Ferrante ...
Plot: politics, military, conspiracy theory, scandal, italian history, terrorism, sicilian, air disaster, years of lead
Time: 80s
Place: italy, mediterranean sea, palermo italy, sicily
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Confessions Among Actresses (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 124 min.
Story: In this intricately layered Japanese film, the nature of actresses and what they gain from acting is explored. The lives of three actresses are laid bare, and scenes from their lives are woven in and out of interviews with each of them. Each of them ...
Plot: extramarital affair, suicide attempt, nightmare comes true, husband wife relationship, nightmare, trampoline, pill, rivalry, car accident, milk, flashback, psychoanalysis ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Contrainte par corps (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A young Frenchwoman Claire, resting with her friend on an island in the Mediterranean Sea, becoms the victim of harassment by the local police commissioner Castes. Accused for disturbing public order, and then in the drug trade, she gets to the ...
Plot: corruption, vacation, island, nightmare, prison, handcuffs, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, women's prison, wrongful conviction, violence, topless, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Endorphine (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Twelve-year-old Simone feels painfully disconnected from the world after witnessing the brutal death of her mother. Simone, a solitary multimedia artist in her twenties, is struggling to control her crushing panic attacks and keep her day job in an ...
Style: psychological thriller
Plot: nightmare, dream, hypnosis, war veteran, injury, post traumatic stress disorder, garage, mother daughter relationship, death, surrealism, grief, death of mother ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Secrets of the State (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: On the first of May 1947, the bandit Salvatore Giuliano conducted a raid to the mountain pass Portella della Ginestra, with a view to capturing Sicily's most prominent communist, Giacomo Licausi. What actually happened was a regular massacre, ...
Style: factual
Plot: vatican, secret service, trial, controversy, reconstruction, cia, talking to the camera, massacre, italian history, mafia
Place: sicily, sicily italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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The Hijacking of the Achille Lauro (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Story: The story of the hijacking of the Itallian liner Achille Lauro by four militants of the Palestine Liberation Front, in 1985, who demanded the release of several Palestinians incarcerated in Israeli prisoners. On their hands, lies the fate of several ...
Plot: hijacking, terrorism, abduction, sea, terrorist, italian history, hijacker
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Desideria (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, West Germany
Duration: 104 min.
Story: An overweight teenage girl walks in on her mother having a three-way. She later confronts her mother and gets her birthday cake shoved in her face. She then tries to commit suicide, but survives and loses a lot of weight. Now attractive to boys and ...
Plot: child rape, teenager, sexual attraction, mother daughter relationship, loss of virginity, defloration, nudity (full frontal - brief), forbidden sex, lolita, underage sex, pantyhose, female stockinged legs ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Round the Moons Between Earth and Sea (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, Germany
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Giuseppe M. Gaudino made his directorial debut with this experimental film portrait contrasting the ancient Roman empire with poverty in present-day Naples. The film's narrator introduces the ancient town of Pozzuloi, home to Nero, his mother ...
Plot: roman emperor, loss of father, death, stabbed to death, prophecy, martyrdom, dysfunctional family, christianity, murder, loss of mother, relocation, earthquake
Time: 70s
Place: naples italy, southern italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Good Morning, Night (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The 1978 kidnapping and murder of Aldo Moro, president of the most important political party in Italy at the time, Democrazia Cristiana, as seen from the perspective of one of his assailants -- a conflicted young woman in the ranks of the Red ...
Style: disturbing, serious, tense, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: terrorism, politics, murder, hostage, crimes, political unrest, rebelliousness, captivity, head of state, hostages, danger, state affairs ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1978
Place: italy, europe, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Gli Invisibili (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 99 min.
Story: At the beginning of the eighties, Sirio, a young worker at the steelworks in Terni with a past in the student struggles, decided to abandon his job as a soldier in an extreme left-wing group.
Plot: years of lead, communist, prison riot, prison, mafia, organized crime, terrorism, working class, violence, jail, police, friendship
Time: 80s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Arianna (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Arianna is nineteen, but she's still waiting to get her first period. As the summer begins, her parents decide to renew their acquaintance with their country house on Lake Bolsena, where Arianna lived until she was three, and has never been ...
Plot: blood, island, sexual intercourse, mother daughter relationship, father daughter relationship, first sexual experience, hermaphrodite, coming of age, table tennis, self discovery, menstrual blood, lake ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 4.9
 210
Honey (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A surreal erotic fantasy about a young woman who checks into a bizarre, labyrinthine hotel.
Plot: bdsm, erotica, sex, voyeur, female full frontal nudity, female nudity, novel, hiding under a bed, woman with a gun, large breasts, cleavage, ballet
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.1
 116
Mimi (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Guido is an international journalist with an unusually difficult relationship with his daughter, Mimi. He hasn't seen her for several years and has just taken her away from the boarding school she was immured in. She is now 15, and for some ...
Style: sexual, sexy
Plot: puberty, teenage girl, coming of age, journalist, incest, father daughter relationship, hotel, mirror, topless, nightgown, female nudity, girl man relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.7
 228
Black Jesus (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A thinly-disguised biography of African leader Patrice Lumumba, here called Lalubi. Lalubi, a Christ-like leader determined to save his people, by passive resistance, from the dictatorial regime propped up by European colonialists, is imprisoned and ...
Plot: massacre, colonialism, controversy, stabbed to death, christ figure, army, shot to death, political prisoner, politics, religious symbolism, jailed, partisan ...
Time: year 1960
Place: africa, congo
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Shooting the Moon (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Francesca Archibugi directed this Italian drama set in Rome where 14-year-old Siddhartha (Niccolo Senni) is forced to deal with his heroin-addicted mother Silvia (Valeria Golina). He occasionally gets a visit from his filmmaker father Massimo ...
Plot: female director, hypodermic needle, girl, christmas, heroin addict, father son relationship, urban setting, family relations, father daughter relationship, drugs, male female relationship, brother sister relationship ...
Place: rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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The Second Time (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Professor Alberto Sajevo sees a woman walking in downtown Turin and starts following her for days; he finally meets her and they start talking, but they both give fake names. She is not the common secretary she pretends to be, but ex-terrorist Lisa ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, realistic
Plot: terrorism, crimes, stalking, mind game, hidden identity, years of lead, university, communism, river, shot in the head, jail, brother sister relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.1
 239
The Conviction (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France, Switzerland
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A girl and her art professor get trapped inside a castle-museum after it closes at night. After a little resistance she agrees to have sex with him, but then she sues the professor for rape. The professor will have to prove his innocence.
Style: controversial
Plot: rape, museum, professor, court, female nudity, male nudity, pubic hair, courtroom, trial, psychoanalysis, attorney, dysfunctional marriage ...
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 7.0
 154
Two Friends (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Two Sicilian friends, Nunzio and Pino, share the same apartment in Turin. Nunzio works in a factory but is laid off because of his illness. Pino, on the other hand, is a mysterious man and he is always traveling because of his work. Nunzio would ...
Plot: love, bar, dialect, killer, friendship between men, radio, bus, gun, illness, friendship, prostitute, gift ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.7
 3K
18 Presents (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Elisa is only forty when an incurable disease takes her from her husband and their daughter. Before her heart stops, Elisa finds a way to stay close to her: a gift for every birthday up to her adult age, 18 gifts to try to accompany her child's ...
Style: compassionate, rough, sad, touching, sentimental ...
Plot: mother daughter relationship, terminal illness, dealing with death, cancer, tragedy, father daughter relationship, parents and children, moral dilemma, support group, accident, teenage girl, death ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Happily Ever After (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 112 min.
Story: When Heather and Sarah Ann were growing up they told each other every secret. But Heather left their small town on the last day of high school vowing never to return. Forced to come back when her father becomes ill, the young documentary filmmaker ...
Plot: wedding, small town, hospitalization, father daughter relationship, female director, extramarital affair, best friends, prom, homecoming
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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The Empty Canvas (1963)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An aspiring young artist breaks from his wealthy, possessive mother to live a bohemian existence in the artist's section of Rome and falls in love with a beautiful model who wants an uncommitted relationship
Plot: money, male objectification, artist, beach, model, sexual attraction, sex, man in swimsuit, femme fatale, cigarette smoking, older woman younger man relationship, art ...
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Way We Laughed (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Studying to become a teacher in Turin, Italy, Pietro is joined by his older brother, Giovanni, who has moved up from Sicily. While Giovanni is a worker with no schooling, Pietro shows considerable promise in academics, prompting the elder sibling to ...
Style: serious, realistic, sentimental, touching
Plot: school, working class, prostitute, immigrants, parents and children, family in crisis, social differences, small town life, small town, siblings relations, family life, idealism ...
Time: 50s, 60s, year 1960, year 1964, year 1963 ...
Place: sicily, italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Scream of Stone (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, France, Canada, Italy, Argentina, UK, South Africa
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A meeting of two world famous climbers, one an experienced mountaineer the other a sport climber, and a journalist (Ivan) results in a bet on which of the two is the best climber. Roger (the mountaineering expert) states that Martin (the sport ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, captivating, serious, realistic
Plot: mountain, climbing, love triangle, rivalry, ambition, contests and competitions, danger, wilderness, mountain climbing, dream, obsession, mountaineer ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: patagonia
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Our Lady of the Turks (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A man (Carmelo Bene) can not bear to be part of society. He considers himself a "jerk" and so invents its own philosophy, which involves the destruction of his land of Puglia where all citizens are devoted to the Catholic religion. ...
Style: avant garde
Plot: monk, knight, tourist, shot to death, stream of consciousness, fireworks, death, topless woman, palace, black and white segues into color, suicide attempt, making love ...
Place: southern italy, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
San Babila-8 P.M. (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A quartet of young neo-Fascists terrorise the Milanise locals while the Police mostly look the other way.
Plot: communism, union, class struggle, female nudity, terrorism, violence, one day, sunglasses, dildo, brutality, bomb, rally ...
Time: 70s
Place: milan italy, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 3.6
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The Butcher (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Alina is married to Daniele, a famous conductor. While Daniele is away, she finds herself attracted to Bruno, a butcher. One day, Bruno left a message… “Tomorrow morning I’ll knock on your door. If you don’t want me, don’t be there.” ...
Plot: butcher, sex, horny woman, oral sex, infidelity, sex scene, large breasts, cheating wife, cunnilingus, extramarital affair, sex in bed, body paint ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
Place: italy, sicily, palermo italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.6
 132
Lost Kisses (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A 13-year-old girl in the deprived outskirts of a sprawling Sicilian city becomes a local celebrity to her needy community when word spreads that she just might be able to perform miracles.
Style: semi serious, touching, sincere, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: miraculous event, family relations, teenage life, hopes, lifestyle, society, youth, dysfunctional family, parents and children, satire, family problems, suburbs ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: sicily, europe, italy, sicily italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%