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The Conjugal Bed (1963)
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The Conjugal Bed (1963)
Original name: Una storia moderna - L'ape regina
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A 40 years old man, Alfonso, finally succeeds to marry a virgin, educate, beautiful and very catholic woman. But soon she, Regina, starts stressing him because she wants to be pregnant. When the stress is at its peak Regina at last gets pregnant. Once the goal is reached the man is put aside and dies.
Style: grotesque, italian comedy
Plot: pregnancy, wedding, religion, obsession, male female relationship, death of protagonist, virginity, funeral, knitting, convent, car salesman, groom, death of mother, husband wife relationship, fiance fiancee relationship, bedridden, 40 year old, in law, black bra, car dealer, roma
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: italy

Most similar movies to The Conjugal Bed

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and suspense films with plots about female nudity, husband wife relationship, sex, satire, society, marriage and obsession mostly in Comedy, Drama and Crime genres. Some movies like The Conjugal Bed: Property Is No Longer a Theft (1973), The Terrace (1980), Arrivano i bersaglieri (1980), My Friends (1975), All My Friends Part 2 (1982). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Property Is No Longer a Theft (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 126 min.
Story: A lowly bank clerk, literally allergic to money and revolted by its nefarious influence on humanity, launches a campaign of harassment against a wealthy butcher, stealing small, insignificant items— but never money—from the man. The victim uses ...
Plot: butcher, eulogy, bed, bare breasts, millionaire, talking to the camera, allergy, female nudity, female full frontal nudity, economics, nudity (full frontal - brief), years of lead ...
Place: rome italy, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 7.1
 1K
The Terrace (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Drama about the difficulties of a group of people trying to change their lives. A group of people gathers in a terrace in Rome . Some are friends, some know each other and others just meet for the first time. All are intellectual and belong to the ...
Style: witty, humorous, clever, talky, cynical ...
Plot: politics, satire, infidelity, love affair, political intrigue, friends, couples, society, unfulfillment, dishonesty, artists and showbiz, state affairs ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: rome italy, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Arrivano i bersaglieri (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 120 min.
Story: In the year 1870 Rome, then governed by the Pope, was captured by the Italian General La Marmora's troops. After the armistice, the Italian soldier Alfonso killed a Pope's soldier, the son of Don Prospero. Then he sought refuge in the ...
Plot: soldier, italian history, vatican, italian soldier, italian army, war for independence
Time: 1870s
Place: italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 8.1
 6K
My Friends (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Like in many other Monicelli movies, the main theme of Amici miei is friendship, seen from a rather bitter point of view. It tells the story of four middle-aged friends in Florence who organize together idle pranks (called zingarate, "gypsy ...
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, not serious, italian comedy
Plot: friendship, prank, joke, friends, architect, social relations, small town, small town life, buddies, screwball, disorder, friendship between men ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: italy, florence italy, tuscany, florence
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Two or Three Things I Know About Her... (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The story of a housewife who must work the streets to earn an extra living - and who becomes the starting point for a larger socio-political essay.
Style: talky, clever, cynical, psychological, tense ...
Plot: prostitute, vietnam war, prostitution, coffee, quotation, kindergarten, new wave, obsession, couples, politics, love and romance, losing-it hero ...
Time: 60s
Place: paris france, vietnam, france, europe, asia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
All My Friends Part 2 (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 127 min.
Story: From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. All My Friends Part 2 (Italian: Amici miei Atto II) is a 1982 Italian comedy film directed by Mario Monicelli. It is the sequel to Amici miei of 1975. The movie features Paolo Stoppa in one of his last roles. ...
Style: italian comedy
Plot: joke, male friendship, friendship between men, friend
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Diary of a Maniac (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In this stylish and offbeat black comedy, Benito ( Jerry Calà) keeps a diary of his sexual fantasies and cravings. As a result of his on-again, off-again relationship with the beautiful and insatiable Luigia (Sabrina Ferilli), his thoughts along ...
Style: ambiguous ending, psychotronic, grotesque, erotic
Plot: loner, roman, brunette, lodger, toilet, toilet bowl, rent, obsession, black lingerie, breasts, public transport, pregnant woman ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: rome italy, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Police Chief Pepe (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A police commissioner in a little town in the Italian Venetian province investigates a prostitution ring run by two pensioners; during his investigations he also learns that a former manicurist shacks up with ten students, the prefect's ...
Plot: politics, police, prostitute, corruption, prostitution, doctor, dual identity
Time: 70s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Come Home and Meet My Wife (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 106 min.
Story: 50 year old Giulio (Tognazzi) and his 17 year old goddaughter, Vincenzina (Muti) fall madly in love with each other and soon are wed. Unfortunately for Giulio he walks in on his friend and Vincenzina upon a return from a trip. His jealousy and anger ...
Plot: love, factory worker, sex, adultery, male nudity, flashback, marriage, female nudity, infidelity, forgiveness, working class, age difference ...
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.8
 597
The Audience (1972)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Caustic satire on bureaucracy of the Vatican authority and a simple Italian who wants to achieve the audience with the Pope.
Style: grotesque
Plot: power, unrequited love, maniac, surrealism, revolution, riot, hierarchy, pneumonia, prince, ceremony, prostitute, perversion ...
Place: italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.5
 152
Buone notizie (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Giancarlo Giannini stars as the nameless hero, a disaffected media executive who spends his days watching violent programming on the six television screens in his office and his evenings neglecting his frustrated wife at home. An encounter with an ...
Style: suspense, macabre
Plot: obsession, alienation, surrealism, sexual repression, businessman, nymphomaniac, misanthrope, friend, paranoia, friendship, murder, threat ...
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 7.2
 12K
The Big Feast (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A group of men hire some prostitutes and go to a villa in the countryside. There, they engage in group sex and resolve to eat themselves to death.
Style: dark humor, humorous, satirical, art house, sexy ...
Plot: sex, sexual promiscuity, suicide, weekend, society, social decay, lifestyle, sexual relations, midlife crisis, strong sexual content, friends, gluttony ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: europe, france, paris france, turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
How Good the Whites Are (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain, Italy, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Ya bon les blancs depicts a fiercely farcical fable-like vision from Ferreri’s typically ruthless perspective where naïve white liberals attempt to give starving African spaghetti and tomato sauce as aid, ugly Italians attempt boning bloated ...
Style: grotesque
Plot: colonialism, racism, humanitarian, map on screen, good deed, dead child, television crew, missionary, bribery, oasis, truck, convoy ...
Time: 80s
Place: sahara desert, north africa, morocco
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Magnificent Cuckold (1964)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 124 min.
Story: The Magnificent Cuckold is about a hat tycoon who is ecstatically, if not hungrily, in love with his youthful wife. It is all blissful, that is, until our man, middle-aged and somewhat of a square among his blasé, upper-class friends to whom ...
Style: sexy
Plot: adultery, jealousy, unfaithful wife, infidelity, married couple, cuckold, sex scene, husband wife relationship, license plate, jealous husband, bickering couple, devotion ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Bishop's Bedroom (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Crime
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Mario, a rich and eccentric war hero befriends Marco, a loner with a sailboat, and takes him home to meet his estranged wife Cleofe and sexually repressed sister in law Matilde. Mario confesses his love for Matilde and so ensues a love triangle.
Style: sex comedy, gothic, italian comedy
Plot: yacht, storm, boat, italian gothic, erotica, voyeurism, sex, female nudity, lake, nipples visible through clothing, swimwear, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.3
 177
Pestonjee (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Phirojshah (Naseeruddin Shah) and Pestonjee (Anupam Kher) are two close friends. They attempt to do everything together, and they hope that they will marry the same day as well. Unfortunately, both go to see the same young lady, Jeroo (Shabana ...
Plot: adultery, friendship between men, male friendship, husband wife relationship, unrequited love, infidelity, party, male female relationship, fiancee, platonic, loneliness, love ...
Time: 1930s
Place: mumbai india
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
And the Wife Shall Revere Her Husband (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Greece
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When a man decides to marry the woman he's been living with, she stops being the silent patient person she was and claims to be the boss in the house. Her behaviour changes so much after the marriage that the husband gets so irritated as to ask ...
Plot: couples, brawl, marital problem, talking to oneself in a mirror, maid, husband wife relationship, divorce, death of friend, nostalgia, hotel, funeral, marriage ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: athens, greece, athens greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Girl and the General (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A young woman and a soldier team up to deliver an Austrian General to Italian forces during World War I. Their quest for the 1,000 Lire reward changes their lives unexpectedly.
Plot: veterinarian, buggy, airplane, female nudity, bare breasts, binoculars, military, soldier, male female relationship, bell, egg, shoes ...
Time: 1910s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.8
 5K
Reality (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A dark comedy centering on the lives of a Neapolitan based family whose father, a fish merchant, is so infatuated with the reality TV show "Grande Fratello" (the Italian version of "Big Brother") he starts living his life as if ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, cynical, dark humor, thought provoking ...
Plot: life turned upside down, obsession, losing-it hero, society, disorder, audition, tv show, human nature, big brother, tv, power of media, media ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, naples italy, rome italy, southern italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.0
 360
Slogan (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Commercial director Serge Faberge (Serge Gainsbourg) is having an affair with Evelyne (Jane Birkin), the 18 year old fiancee of friend Hugh (James Mitchell). His own pregnant wife Francoise (Andréa Parisy) usually does not mind his dalliances, ...
Style: witty, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: media satire, pregnancy, infidelity, fall in love, midlife crisis, love triangle, love affair, looking for love, singleness, friends, couples, satire ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: venice, europe, italy, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.8
 105
Tales of Paris (1962)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The omnibus made of four separate romantic playlets, each with its own cast, director, and scenarist. "The Tale of Ella," directed by Jacques Poitrenaud, stars Dany Saval as an ambitious nightclub performer who very nearly messes up her ...
Style: anthology
Plot: compilation, male female relationship, husband wife relationship, taxi, sex, film producer, hollywood, actress, party, audition, marriage
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Let's Have a Brainwash (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 122 min.
Story: This consists of four short films by different directors. Rosselini's 'Chastity' ('Illibatezza') deals with an attractive air hostess who receives the unwelcome attentions of a middle aged American. Godard's 'New ...
Style: offbeat, semi serious, realistic, contemplative, surreal ...
Plot: satire, stewardess, post apocalypse, thief, human nature, globalization, nuclear holocaust, religions or cults, society, road rage, watermelon, omnibus ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: italy, europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Sicilia! Sicilia! (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 163 min.
Story: Giuseppe Tornatore traces three generations of a Sicilian family in in the Sicilian town of Bagheria (known as Baarìa in the local Sicilian dialect), from the 1930s to the 1980s, to tell the story of the loves, dreams and delusions of an unusual ...
Style: atmospheric, sincere, touching, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: fascism, world war two, social differences, family relations, politics, small town, family life, election, communism, hopes, state affairs, love and romance ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s, 60s, 50s, 70s ...
Place: italy, sicily, europe, sicily italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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The Executioner (1963)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An undertaker gets married to an old executioner's daughter and, although he doesn't like it, must continue the profession of his father-in-law after his retirement.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, clever, biting ...
Plot: mortician, death sentence, retirement, death penalty, death, executioner, social misfits, hopes, love and romance, parents and children, couples, family relations ...
Time: 60s, 20s, 1920s, 1960s
Place: spain, europe, mallorca, madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Youngest Son (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An amoral man manhandles his wife and falls into the claws of a wheeler dealer.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: family in crisis, couple relations, family life, wedding, single parent, estrangement, family relations, company, cheating, corruption, marriage
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.5
 2K
15 from Rome (1963)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 121 min.
Story: The myths of the sixties are satirized in 20 episodes.
Style: anthology, italian comedy
Plot: satire, beggar, old woman, priest, boxing, transvestite
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Literally, Right Before Aaron (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Still reeling from his breakup with college sweetheart Allison, Adam's world is thrown into further chaos when he’s surprisingly invited to attend her wedding.
Style: romantic, humorous, sweet, funny, sentimental ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: wedding, marriage, love affair, relationships, love, obsession, male female relationship, friendship, love and romance, intrigue, romance, jealousy ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Bride and the Lover (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In the story, Vivian is sole heir to a business empire. Sheila is Vivian's friend who is a lifestyle magazine editor. Meanwhile, Philip is the hottest bachelor in town engaged to be wed to Vivian. However, a scandalous revelation tears the ...
Plot: magazine, priest, hospital, swimming pool, mansion, drinking, billiards, change, groom, bar, wedding, car salesman ...
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Tragedy of a Ridiculous Man (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 116 min.
Story: The son of the owner of a large Italian cheese factory is kidnapped, but as the factory is on the verge of bankruptcy the owner hatches a plan to use the ransom money as reinvestment in the factory.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense, ambiguous ending ...
Plot: kidnapping, terrorism, family business, factory, missing person, confined, crimes, cons and scams, moral dilemma, danger, dishonesty, opera ...
Time: 80s
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Head Of The Family (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A man is delighted to hear that his wife is pregnant and he begins to prepare for the wonders of fatherhood. As time progresses along, the family grows larger with each successive child and the father feels his importance in the family has been ...
Plot: anarchism, student, breast feeding, evil man, children, riot, pregnancy, large family, family relations, drifter, post world war two, marital problem ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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