Movies like The Common Man

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The Common Man (1975)
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The Common Man (1975)
Original name: Dupont Lajoie
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: As every summer, Georges Lajoie, his wife Ginette and grown-up son Léon go on holiday to Loulou's campsite. They join old friends, the Schumachers and the Colins. Brigitte Colin, the daughter, is quite a pretty young girl now. One day, Georges rapes and murders her. He hides the body near the barracks of the immigrant Arab workers. The racism of the campers will do the rest... A virulent lampoon against the average Frenchman's racism.
Plot: rape, racism, holiday, lolita, foreigner, bourgeoisie, lynching, xenophobia, female nudity, vacation, murder, immigration, camping, caravan, murder of a nude woman, police investigation, manslaughter, slapping, woman's neck broken, nude woman murdered, neck breaking, fair, naked dead body, nudity (full frontal - brief)

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, thought provoking and controversial films with plots about rape, female nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), murder, racism, bare breasts and sex mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like The Common Man: 37 (2016), The Hookers (1967), The Verdict (1974), I Am Frigid...Why? (1972), The Conviction (1991). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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37 (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: On a March night in 1964, 37 neighbors in Queens, New York, witness the brutal murder of Kitty Genovese. None of them takes action or calls the police. 37 tells the story of a few of these people and what led up to the night when they unexplainably ...
Plot: murder, rape, loss of innocence, racism, indifference, apathy, female director, witness
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95%
 4.6
 68
The Hookers (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: The story of three women and the circumstances that led each to get involved in prostitution as call girls.
Plot: dancer, maid, exotic dancer, prostitute, rape, gambling debt, stripper, interracial sex, racism, adultery, nudity (full frontal - brief), female nudity
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66%
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The Verdict (1974)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: mother love, rape, blackmail, death penalty, dead girl, topless, trial, mother, nudity (full frontal - brief), french giallo, male nudity, female nudity ...
Place: lyon
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64%
I Am Frigid...Why? (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Sultry Sandra Julien stars as a teenage virgin who is traumatized after being raped by her 2 "friends", a young man and his sister, leaving her with no interest in sex. Discouraged, she embarks on a journey of sexual awakening in hopes of ...
Plot: rape, prostitution, brother sister incest, sexual awakening, abused woman, theatre director, female nudity, lesbianism, lesbian sex, sex, love interest, gardener ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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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 ⇓
53%
Two Girls for a Madman (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Two young girls in New York City studying to be ballet dancers are chosen by a crazed sex fiend to be his next victims. He rapes one of them at gunpoint and then proceeds to stalk and terrorize both of them.
Plot: ballet, rape, stalker, shower, female nudity, carjacking, gay slur, nudity (full frontal - brief), air disaster, car theft, exploitation
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, greenwich village manhattan new york city
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50%
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Parees (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Greece
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Holy Week in Pelion. Two friendly Athenians couples find in their yard corpse of a stranger. They try to avoid the charge of murder by locals, while in the whole fuss becoming uncovered secrets that will change the lives of everyone.
Plot: runaway, corpse, group of friends, vacation, holiday, mountain, village, easter, murder, police officer, female nudity
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49%
 6.9
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Timepiece (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Set in the 1940's, James Earl Jones as an an old clockmaker faces racism and is tried for murder when the racist is killed. However, Kevin Kilner comes forward and claims to have commmitted the crime in self defense. All the while, ...
Style: serious, realistic, thought provoking
Plot: racism, self defense, family relations, murder, faith, society, life is a bitch, dishonesty, family life, false accusation, husband wife relationship, daughter ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.0
 112
White Lie (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A black New York man returns to his southern hometown to investigate his father's lynching at the hands of a white mob.
Style: suspense, reflective
Plot: doctor, racial issues, injustice, african american, interracial romance, racial prejudice, father, execution, social injustice, racism, love, lynching ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
A Place Called Today (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Racial tensions arise when a black lawyer runs for mayor of a racially divided town.
Plot: urban decay, racial tension, throat slitting, nude woman murdered, election, bomb, murder, political campaign, racial violence, female nudity, rape, crooked politician ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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The Negro (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A black teenager vandalizes a racist lawn ornament.
Style: sincere, disturbing, serious, tense, thought provoking ...
Plot: racism, violence, uncover truth, interracial relations, police investigation, murder, vandalism, society, life is a bitch, law enforcement, crimes, countryside ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
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46%
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Human Zoo (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In Marseille, the young Serbian-Albanian Adria Shala is an illegal immigrant traumatized by her past. Every now and then Adria recalls her life in Kosovo, when she was saved from rape by a deserter called Srdjan Vasiljevic in 1999. They move to ...
Plot: rape, violence, escape, betrayal, immigrants, weapons, mistress, assassin, injury, female director, tied feet, pubic hair ...
Place: serbia, marseille
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Recommendation for Mercy (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Inspired by true events, a 14 year-old boy is accused of raping and murdering a little girl
Style: based on true events
Plot: rape, court, teenager, murder, rape accusation
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Moon in the Gutter (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 126 min.
Story: A dockworker seeking revenge on the killer of his sister finds himself the object of desire for two women.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, mind bending, serious, realistic ...
Plot: murder, rape, obsession, investigation, mystery, crime, crimes, love and romance, deadly, life is a bitch, alcohol abuse, vengeance ...
Time: 80s
Place: marseille
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
My Son Is Innocent (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: After a brutal nighttime attack on a woman alone in her suburban home, police investigators zero in on teenager Eric Sutter. When the victim identifies Sutter as her attacker, the legal system closes in on the boy as friends, neighbors and the media ...
Plot: rape, falsely accused, false accusation, police investigation, mistaken identity, courtroom, police interrogation, police station, imprisonment
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Blue Hour (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: THE BLUE HOUR tells the story of Tanya, a young woman with a mysterious past who finds herself trapped in a sexual hell in Los Angeles. Punctuated by striking visuals and avant-garde editing, THE BLUE HOUR is a lost masterpiece of late period ...
Style: surreal
Plot: murder, insanity, biker, lust, dream, priest, rape, sexploitation, model, belly dancer, statue, nightclub ...
Place: greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Spike Drink Gang (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Mrs Tsui (Yvonne Yung) buys a soft drink at a convenience store but feels drowsy afterwards to the point of fainting. Two men take care of her but are in fact after her bank account information. She wakes up in a different area and reports the ...
Plot: rape, spiked drink, prisoner, ransom, female nudity, police detective, bare breasts, extortion, police officer, butcher shop
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
CQ2 (Seek You Too) (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: CQ2 (seek you too) is the story of an teenager, with an uncertain future, who canalises her lust for life in the study of contemporary dance.
Plot: ex convict, androgyny, rape, female director, troubled teen, gang rape, dance teacher, modern dance, sex, women's prison, lesbianism, mental institution ...
Place: montreal quebec canada, montreal
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
A Sweet Sickness (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 65 min.
Story: A young woman gets sexually used and abused by every man she meets while on her way to rising to the top of Hollywood's entertainment industry.
Plot: orgy, prostitution, rape, pantyhose, stripper, topless, sex, moral corruption, apartment, nudity (full frontal - brief), pimp, female stockinged legs ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Depravación (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain, France
Story: In the privacy of his country retreat, Victor Kinski, a writer of erotic novels, leads a hedonistic lifestyle in the company of his partner Miriam. Although outwardly contented with his present relationship, he is assailed by continuous memories of ...
Plot: submission, orgy, lesbian, rape, suicide, obsession, murder, sadism, psychopath, threesome, guilt, erotica ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Looking for Her (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Elisa, on a verge of divorce, leaves Paris with her son Noe to settle in her hometown of Dunkerque to find the biological mother who gave her up for adoption 30 years before.
Plot: female director, adoption, pregnant, abortion, pregnant woman, mother daughter reunion, walking a dog, cycling, dining hall, nudity (full frontal - brief), laptop, pregnancy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Color Of Love: Jacey's Story (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Set in a small town in the South, movie centers on Georgia Potter, an old-fashioned widow (Rowlands), whose life changes drastically when her estranged daughter and the son-in-law she never met die in a car crash. When she visits her granddaughter ...
Plot: racism, grandmother, grandfather, granddaughter, african american, interracial relations
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Karina, Object of Passion (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A stripper is arrested for killing her gigolo who exploited her as a prostitute under the name of Karina. Her despair turns to ardent passion when she meets a lady lawyer who promises her that she will be able to get her out of jail very quickly. ...
Plot: murder, women's prison, lawyer, prostitution, bikini, poker, panties, high heels, bare breasts, lesbian sex, female nudity, stripper ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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 168
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%
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Ann and Eve (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden, Yugoslavia
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The story concerns the Yugoslavian holiday of two toothsome Swedish girls. One of the girls, played by Maria Liljedahl, is (metaphorically speaking) a world-champion in the promiscuity sweepstakes, bedding men (and women) in great profusion. ...
Style: erotic
Plot: eroticism, thin attractive girl, breasts, nudity (full frontal - brief), film critic, deep cleavage, bare breasts, murder, female nudity, holiday, sex, organ ...
Place: yugoslavia, eastern europe, former yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.4
 206
Oscuro animal (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Colombia, Argentina, Netherlands, Germany, Greece
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Oscuro animal tells the story of three women forced to flee their homes in a war torn region in Colombia. Each of their journeys, marked by terror, takes them on a trek from the deep jungle to the outskirts of Bogotá, where they will gather new ...
Plot: ghost town, attack, soldier, little girl, river, rape, hammock, murder, female nudity, shower, digging, no dialogue ...
Place: colombia
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
American History X (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Derek Vineyard is paroled after serving 3 years in prison for killing two thugs who tried to break into/steal his truck. Through his brother, Danny Vineyard's narration, we learn that before going to prison, Derek was a skinhead and the leader ...
Style: rough, serious, tense, realistic, cerebral ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: skinhead, racism, prison, juvenile delinquency, prison rape, nazism, hate, gang, youth, crimes, prejudice, male rape ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa, los angeles, california, united states, venice beach california
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Silent Witness (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The marriage of a young working-class woman is jeopardized when she witnesses her brother-in-law's participation in a gang rape of an intoxicated woman in a neighborhood bar.
Plot: rape, fear, family conflict, family relations, gang rape, husband wife relationship, rape victim, courtroom, female nudity, trial, witness, secret ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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 ⇓
33%
 6.2
 173
Carne (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The misadventures of an attractive woman who works in a cold store.
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), meat, factory, villa, refrigerator, erotica, rape, bare breasts, female nudity, kidnapping, tango, kidnapper ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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