Movies like The Other Side of the Underneath

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The Other Side of the Underneath (1972)
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The Other Side of the Underneath (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 142 min.
Story: A surreal look at the schizophrenia of a group of girls in a therapy session.
Style: experimental, surreal, cult film, feminist film
Plot: mental institution, mental patient, female protagonist, mask, female director, female nudity, surrealism, british

Most similar movies to The Other Side of the Underneath

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out experimental, surreal, serious and cult film films with plots about female nudity, female director, surrealism, female protagonist, nudity (full frontal - brief), mother daughter relationship and death mostly in Drama and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like The Other Side of the Underneath: Anti-Clock (1979), Black Biscuit (2011), Deux fois (1968), Dalmas (1973), Action (1980). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Anti-Clock (1979)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A complex and fascinating experimental exploration of time and identity. ‘Anti-Clock is a film of authentic, startling originality. Brilliantly mixing cinema and video techniques, Arden and Bond have created a movie that captures the anxiety and ...
Style: experimental
Plot: psychiatry, video surveillance, suicide, female director, female nudity, surrealism
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95%
Black Biscuit (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Featuring today's modern outlaws - These are the outsiders of society. And their all stars. Director Fabrizio Federico has created a fact feature film about money, sex, dignity, and dreams. A group of misfit outsiders all face the difficult ...
Style: experimental, avant garde, underground film, cult film
Plot: underground, movie business, maverick
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
 6.5
 110
Deux fois (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Deux fois is a 1968 experimental film by Jackie Raynal. Raynal stars in the film, her first as a director; she had previously worked for several years as a film editor, most notably for films in Éric Rohmer's "Six Moral Tales" series ...
Style: experimental, avant garde
Plot: female director, very little dialogue, urination, feminist, breasts
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 6.0
 17
Dalmas (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Bert Deling's surreal, button-pushing and hallucinogenic paean to the emerging possibilities of avant-garde and homemade filmmaking. Telling the tale of a violent ex-cop searching for the man who killed his partner, the film takes an unexpected ...
Style: surreal, experimental
Plot: avant-garde, lsd, drugs, search, police officer
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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 5.0
 276
Action (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Bruno is an idealistic hero who questions the meaning of life in this confusing and sometimes hallucinatory erotic drama. After a night in jail, he is gang-raped by punk rockers in a garbage dump. He later saves an old man who believes he is ...
Style: cult film
Plot: mental institution, death, female nudity, surrealism, anus, absurd humor, rape, prison, male nudity, breasts, female full frontal nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Lighter Fluid (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 66 min.
Story: An experimental look into the lives of teens and young adults in a dysfunctional town.
Style: experimental
Plot: suicide, murder, abandoned house, surrealism, skateboard, death, skateboarding, pregnancy, sex, drug, drugs
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Prison Stories: Women on the Inside (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Three novels - three dramatic stories in the walls of the women's prison. The first story - a brand new, first went to prison inmates. The second - about a mother whose son has ceased to go to prison for visits. The third - about the ...
Style: cult film, psychotronic
Plot: female director, women in prison, women's prison, parent child relationship, flashback, juvenile delinquent, strip search, undercover, police, domestic violence, marital abuse, drugs ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Domino (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A woman director is making a film about Billie Holiday. She wants to learn from her how to "feel" again, how to love again.
Style: sexploitation film
Plot: female director, feminism, female sexuality, blind man, mannequin, telescope, female orgasm, sexual pleasure, fondling, scantily clad female, female masturbation, turtle ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
One Hamlet Less (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 70 min.
Story: The "Hamlet" in this well-mounted Italian spoof is the Danish prince, not a small town or village. The movie irreverently draws on both the Shakespeare play and the 1877 story by Jules Laforgue. In the story, Hamlet (Carmelo Bene) is a ...
Style: experimental
Plot: artistic creation, shakespeare's hamlet, theater, tragedy
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Sex Perils of Paulette (1965)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 56 min.
Story: A young girl arrives in New York City from Ohio determined to make it in the big city, but circumstances result in her becoming a waitress, then a prostitute.
Plot: female director, female stockinged legs, female nudity, playing footsie, sex, prostitute, woman takes off shoes, stockings, female protagonist, exploitation, female bare feet
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.3
 209
Screwed (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 87 min.
Story: It has been two years since unsuccessful cartoonist Tsube started to live with Kuniko casually in a small apartment.
Style: experimental, cult film
Plot: artist, journey, urination, cheating on boyfriend, infection, fish, female nudity, ocean, symbolism, gynecologist, sex, infidelity ...
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44%
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 2K
Wavelength (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Wavelength consists of almost no action, and what action does occur is largely elided. If the film could be said to have a conventional plot, this would presumably refer to the three “character” scenes. Snow’s intent for the film was “a ...
Style: experimental, contemplative, serious, realistic, surreal ...
Plot: dealing with death, estrangement, introspection, human nature, indoor, voice, warehouse, telephone, presumed dead, noise, photograph, canadian ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: new york, usa
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44%
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 606
Mekong Hotel (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Thailand, UK
Duration: 61 min.
Story: Shifting between fact and fiction in a hotel situated along the Mekong River, a filmmaker rehearses a movie expressing the bonds between a vampire-like mother and daughter...
Style: surreal, serious, experimental, touching, sincere ...
Plot: hotel, family relations, supernatural, parents and children, reincarnation, mother daughter relationship, world, folk, river
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Big Departure (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 71 min.
Story: An experimental film from the painter and sculptor Martial Raysse.
Style: experimental, allegory, avant garde
Plot: innocence, cat, rescue, raft, mask, artist, rape, mona lisa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Steppenwolf (1974)
Genre: Drama
Country: Switzerland, UK, France, Italy, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In the bourgeois circles of Europe after the Great War, can anything save the modern man? Harry Haller, a solitary intellectual, has all his life feared his dual nature of being human and being a beast. He's decided to die on his 50th birthday, ...
Style: surreal, psychological, stylized, rough, atmospheric ...
Plot: unfulfillment, split personality, redemption, couple relations, introspection, midlife crisis, jazz, mental illness, buddhism, spirituality, mysticism, surrealism ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Another Day, Another Man (1966)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: A young couple move into an expensive new apartment after the husband gets a big pay raise. Unfortunately, he is soon stricken with a mysterious ailment and becomes bedridden. The wife, unable to find a job and with bills piling up, runs into a ...
Style: psychotronic, sexploitation film, cult film
Plot: suicide, prostitution, female director, nudity (full frontal - brief), exploitation, sex, female nudity, newlywed, sexploitation, playing footsie, prostitute
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Team Hurricane (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A punk chick flick about teen girls that mixes highly stylized fictional elements with documentary material: loneliness, pussy-power, Kawaii, electric green, hentai, graffiti, vibrators, friendship, teddy bears, resting bitch face, ART, fire, fear, ...
Plot: female director, teenage girl, scandinavian girl, teenager, female nudity, group of teenagers
Place: scandinavia, denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
A Different Way (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden, France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Hannah is a young woman who lives on her own. She starts to get this feeling that she is being watched. The phone starts ringing at night and when she answers, no one is there. Is she imagining everything or is it for real?
Plot: female director, immigrants, poem, female protagonist, female nudity, female full frontal nudity, muslim, feminist, animal rights, vegan, skinhead, party ...
Place: copenhagen denmark, eastern europe, copenhagen
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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The Illiac Passion (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Prometheus, on an Odyssean journey, crosses the Brooklyn Bridge in search of the characters of his imagination. After meeting the Muse, he proceeds to the "forest." There, under an apple tree, he communes with his selves, represented by ...
Style: experimental, avant garde, underground film
Plot: greek mythology, homoeroticism, avant-garde, lgbt, greek, surrealism, gay, homosexual, bisexual, mythology, repeated scene, love
Place: ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Angelic Conversation (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 77 min.
Story: The Angelic Conversation is a lyrical, haunting film about a young man’s search for love, in a dreamlike landscape. Offscreen, Dame Judi Dench recites a sequence of Shakespeare sonnets, that counterpoint the action. Jarman called it, “My most ...
Style: sexual, stylized, atmospheric, surreal, sexy ...
Plot: couples, love and romance, gender, gays and lesbians, lovers reunited, love affair, couple relations, introspection, poetry, lgbt, gay, homosexual ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Zurich (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, Netherlands, Belgium
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Zurich is a musical roadmovie about Nina, who discovers after the death of her great love, truckdriver Boris, he led a double life. Struggling with her feelings she comes to an almost unforgivable deed, and flees. She submerges into the truckers ...
Style: road movie
Plot: truck driver, female director, grief, death, shower, female protagonist, injury, on the road, tattoo, shock, female nudity, double life ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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 ...
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35%
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Electricity (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A woman leaves her seaside hometown to search for her long-lost brother, experiencing hallucinations brought on by her epilepsy during her trip.
Style: psychological, atmospheric, surreal, captivating, serious ...
Plot: family relations, missing person, hallucination, coastal town, epilepsy, female protagonist, search, brother, strong female presence, defiant, obsessive quest, bathtub ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, england, northern england
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35%
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 849
What Is It? (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: What Is It? is the name of a 2005 experimental film written, starring, funded and directed by Crispin Glover. As of 2008, the film has only been shown at independent theaters, typically accompanied by a question and answer session, slideshow and ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, surreal, avant garde, experimental ...
Plot: down syndrome, obsession, mental illness, social misfits, society, surrealism, controversy, snail, misfit, getting home, strong sexual content, figment ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Heart of Glass (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A small Bavarian village is renowned for its "Ruby Glass" glass blowing works. When the foreman of the works dies suddenly without revealing the secret of the Ruby Glass, the town slides into a deep depression, and the owner of the ...
Style: surreal, atmospheric, allegory, serious, psychological ...
Plot: hypnosis, warning, village life, factory, curses spells and rituals, village, murder, dream, surrealism, mountain, weird, hallucination ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century
Place: tokyo
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34%
 5.9
 2K
Touch Me Not (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Romania, Germany, Czech Republic, Bulgaria, France
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Together, a filmmaker and her characters venture into a personal research project about intimacy. On the fluid border between reality and fiction, Touch Me Not follows the emotional journeys of Laura, Tómas and Christian, offering a deeply empathic ...
Style: experimental, touching, avant garde
Plot: orgy, taboo sex, transsexual, transvestite, female nudity, sexual pleasure, female protagonist, exploring sexuality, intimacy, disability, father daughter relationship, taking off underwear ...
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32%
 6.6
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The Saver (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When teenaged Fern is orphaned in the middle of a harsh Montreal winter, she is determined to avoid her mother’s tragic fate, and take care of herself. With Youth Protection nipping at her heels, she lies about her name and age, to get a job as a ...
Plot: female director, female protagonist, book, mother daughter relationship, teenager, teenage girl, cleaning lady, teenage protagonist
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Little Girl Blue (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Julie is a woman who seemingly has everything. A handsome husband, teenage daughter and a thriving, undemanding job as a translator and now even a new dream house ... But she also has a secret that is slowly changing her idyllic life...
Plot: female director, family relations, midlife crisis, husband wife relationship, mother daughter relationship, piano, male nudity, female protagonist, older woman younger man relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.8
 205
Ma (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: In this modern-day vision of Mother Mary’s pilgrimage, a woman crosses the American Southwest playfully deconstructing the woman’s role in a world of roles.
Plot: virgin mary, female director, sand, motel room, desert, supernatural power, surrealism, singing, swimming, car driving, small breasts, female full frontal nudity ...
Place: nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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 91
Prostitute (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Prostitute is the tale of two women: Sandra, an ambitious but naive Birmingham working girl who moves to London with the hope of securing wealthier patrons, and Louise, her social worker friend, who is fighting to change the antiquated and ...
Style: cult film, controversial
Plot: prostitute, masturbation, working class, sex worker, brothel, bare breasts, massage, nudity (full frontal - brief), female nudity, transvestite, explicit sex, sex talk
Time: 80s
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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