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Occasional Work of a Female Slave (1973)
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Occasional Work of a Female Slave (1973)
Original name: Gelegenheitsarbeit einer Sklavin
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Roswitha runs an illegal abortion clinic in Frankfurt to support her student husband and children. When she is forced to close her practice she delves into political and social activism.
Plot: child, student, police, female nudity, politics, poverty, housewife, abortion, factory, immigration, fired from the job, arrest, social injustice, political activism, vagina

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, contemplative and political films with plots about female nudity, politics, police, student, male nudity, arrest and murder mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Occasional Work of a Female Slave: Yesterday Girl (1966), The March (1990), Feuten: Het Feestje (2013), The Student (2011), Odds and Ends (1986). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Yesterday Girl (1966)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Yesterday Girl is an acerbic, deliriously fractured, incisive, and darkly comic satire on a young German woman (and archetypal embodiment of the postwar generation), Anita G.'s (Alexandra Kluge) search for happiness, liberation, and ...
Plot: pregnant woman, male female relationship, university, sociology, migrant, alienation, pregnant, outsider, loneliness, flash forward, theft, jail ...
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The March (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A group of several thousand Africans migrate westward across northern Africa and sail across the Strait of Gibraltar to Europe. Their message is: "We are poor because you are rich."
Plot: poverty, immigration, wandering, migration, desert, emigration, third world, politics, apartheid, refugee, hunger, global warming ...
Place: africa
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The Artist in the Circus Dome: Clueless (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A young circus director ends up going into television after her father, a trapeze performer, dies in a circus accident.
Style: contemplative, serious, realistic, gloomy, stylized ...
Plot: circus, showbiz, artists and showbiz, human spirit, animal training, hopes, performer's life, down on your luck, workplace situations, workplace, female nudity, dressing ...
Time: 60s
Place: europe, germany
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Feuten: Het Feestje (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Freshmen, seniors and alumni clash with each other, themselves, and the police during an Amsterdam fraternity's epic opening party.
Plot: party, student, police, kissing, prank, lawyer, swat team, fraternity, ritual, confrontation, abuse, mockery
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The Student (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Roque starts University in Buenos Aires but he is not particularly interested in attending classes or working towards a degree. Instead, he dedicates his time to one of the many groups vying for control of the university, motivated less by grand ...
Plot: teacher student relationship, student, teacher student sex, manipulation, male protagonist, male female relationship, snorting cocaine, oral sex, teacher student romance, sex, friendship, female nudity ...
Place: argentina
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Odds and Ends (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Essay film by Alexander Kluge.
Style: semi documentary
Plot: terminal illness, immigrants, archival footage, pimp, song, cold war, masturbation, cannibalism, soldier, unrequited love, money, prostitute ...
Time: year 1986
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42%
The Yellow Teddy Bears (1963)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The Yellow Teddybears is misleadingly packaged as a saucy 60s sexploitation movie, which is nowhere near the truth. It's actually a serious message movie about teenage pre-marital sex. A clique of teenage girls in an English school wear a ...
Plot: abortion, pop singer, female nudity, pregnancy, boarding school, prostitution, exploitation
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Criminal Desires (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: A beautiful reporter gets caught up in the deadly and erotic world of an online 'murder club' in this red-hot thriller.
Plot: police, murder, male nudity, female nudity, female full frontal nudity, simulated blow job, male full rear nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief)
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Burning Birds (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sri Lanka, France
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Since her fish salesman husband was killed by militant thugs for his political affiliations, Kusum has been left alone to support her eight children and her mother-in-law. She does this by breaking rocks in a nearby quarry. But of course, things can ...
Plot: suicide by hanging, suicide, handcuffs, large family, breast suckling, family relations, slaughterhouse, feeding someone, released from prison, man slaps a woman, female nudity, cruelty ...
Place: sri lanka
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39%
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Karnak Cafe (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: Egypt
Duration: 143 min.
Story: In one of their best roles ever, distinguished actors Nour Al Sherif and Souad Hosni star in this film depicting the unstable social and political life in Egypt during the late 1960s and early 1970s. The film revolved around a group of university ...
Style: political
Plot: politics, police brutality, interrogation, torture, prison, youth, police, accusation, communism
Place: egypt
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39%
The Man Who Left His Will on Film (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A metaphysical mystery involving a university student's camera getting stolen, and the thief then committing suicide. Looking back upon the event, the situation comes to be questioned if it happened at all.
Plot: telephone, sex scene, student, communist, police, breaking the fourth wall, female nudity, university, japanese new wave, suicide, surrealism, jumping off a building ...
Place: tokyo
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Life Is Beautiful (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union, Italy
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A politically neutral man is arrested and tortured in prerevolutionary Lisbon, and forced to make, and act on, a political commitment. …
Style: political
Plot: killer, police, murder, politics, crimes, crime
Place: italy, portugal
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The Second Awakening of Christa Klages (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Three people rob a bank to help a day care center that's in debt. Wolf is captured, Werner identified, police suspect Christa is the third. She and Werner ask Hans, a clergyman, to launder the money and give it to the kindergarten. He refuses. ...
Plot: female director, electronic music, stockholm syndrome, hostage, arrest, police, disguise, bank robbery, hostage situation, sunglasses
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37%
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Pink (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Set in a run-down bar named "Pink," movie follows the lives of people surrounding the bar including its owner Ok-Ryun.
Plot: cigarette smoking, urination, octopus, guitar playing, song, toilet, bathtub, bathroom, female nudity, refrigerator, egg, anal sex ...
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37%
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Love and Anger (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Five short stories with contemporary settings. In New York, people are indifferent to derelicts sleeping on sidewalks, to a woman's assault in front of an apartment building, and to a couple injured in a car crash. A man, stripped of his ...
Style: anthology
Plot: female director, class struggle, marxism, performance, actor, argument, flowers, dying man, university student, male nudity, pursuit, rape ...
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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
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35%
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Zita (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Because "Tante Zita" main theme is death: a twenty-year old girl, Annie (Shimkus) lives with her mother and her aunt (both played by first-class actresses Suzanne Flon and Katina Paxinou). The auntie is dying, and for the first time in her ...
Plot: young woman, poverty, aunt, musician, female nudity, farmer, marxism, dying, cafe, stroke, grownups, student ...
Place: paris france
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35%
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Nightmares (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Set before the first Wold War in part of Poland under Austrain occupation, the story of a young boy in primary school who later grows up to become a rebellious, poetic-minded teen in the same school when the national movement toward liberation is ...
Plot: school, boarding house, rebel, torture, tyranny, father son relationship, female nudity, teenage boy, boy, skinny dipping, cruelty, pessimism ...
Place: poland
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Under the Pavement Lies the Strand (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 103 min.
Story: West Berlin, 1974. The revolution didn't happen like it was supposed. Grischa, a 30-year-old actress dissatisfied with standard left-wing politics, interviews working women to find out how they deal with being both mothers and members of ...
Plot: female director, tape recording, dog, demonstration, feminism, tape recorder, interview, actor, film within a film, noise, shower, sex scene ...
Time: 70s
Place: west berlin west germany, berlin germany, west germany
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Scorpio Nights (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 126 min.
Story: In a crowded, multi-appartment house, a young student peeps on his neighbours making love and subsequently develops a steamy affair with the neighbour's wife. The affair slowly becomes an obsession and spins out of control.
Plot: female full frontal nudity, voyeurism, peeping tom, love affair, sex, adultery, apartment, welder, night, female nudity, storm, erotica ...
Time: 80s
Place: the philippines
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Wife of an Important Man (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: Egypt
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The story of the rise and fall of an Egyptian police officer, during the regime of President Anwar El Sadat.
Plot: terror, university, neighbor, politics, journalist, domestic violence, suicide, gambling, miscarriage, husband wife relationship, schoolgirl, cinema ...
Time: year 1975, year 1977
Place: egypt, cairo egypt
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All About Love (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Maria is a bright and attractive but not especially responsible young woman who is used to having things go her way in life. Out of school and with no clear career path, Maria ends up taking a job putting together cushions for chairs. But after a ...
Plot: politics, sex, shoplifter, factory worker, male female relationship, family relations, suburbs, strip search, twenty something, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, friendship, female nudity ...
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24 City (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: China, Hong Kong, Japan
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Chengdu nowadays. The state owned factory 420 shuts down to give way to a complex of luxury apartments called "24 CITY". Three generations, eight characters : old workers, factory executives and yuppies, their stories melt into the History ...
Style: atmospheric, realistic, captivating, psychological, contemplative ...
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Time: 70s, 20th century, contemporary, 50s, 21st century ...
Place: china, asia
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Fighting for Freedom (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Two intertwined families, one American, one Mexican, and their fight to save three year old illegal Angelina from deportation.
Plot: illegal immigration, farmer, immigration, border patrol, politics, american dream, amnesty, latin, american, national security, mexican, patriotism
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28%
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10 Sekunden (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: loss, radar, investigation, police, airplane, female nudity, bathtub, extramarital affair, loss of son
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The Lika Cinema (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A godforsaken mountain village is the only home that a young football player, a miser peasant and a fat girl have. This isolated part of the country finds itself in the middle of the referendum for or against the EU. Our characters couldn't ...
Plot: remote village, obesity, loss of mother, suicide, highway, doctor, village, old woman, overweight woman, xenophobia, truck, husband wife relationship ...
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Knife in the Head (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 113 min.
Story: One night when seeking his estranged wife, Hoffmann goes to the youth center where she works. The police are there rounding up radicals who frequent the center - Hoffmann runs into the building and ends up being shot in the head. He awakens with ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, realistic, serious, thought provoking ...
Plot: memory loss, hospital, mystery, life is a bitch, dishonesty, deadly, crimes, politics, self discovery, terrorism, vengeance, infidelity ...
Time: 70s
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27%
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One Man's War (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Mexico
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Anthony Hopkins plays an English medical doctor living with his family in Paraguay and treating the poor people from the surroundings, who has his life turned upside down when his son was mysteriously murdered in what could have been an attack to ...
Style: political drama
Plot: politics, oppression, revenge, murder, corruption, justice, obsession, politician, political unrest, confrontation, political activist, operation condor ...
Place: paraguay
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26%
Marianne & Juliane (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Germany, 1968: The priest's daughters Marianna and Juliane both fight for changes in society, like making abortion legal. However their means are totally different: while Juliane's committed as a reporter, her sister joins a terroristic ...
Style: serious, realistic, disturbing, emotional, controversial ...
Plot: politics, terrorism, family relations, feminism, years of lead, radical, atrocity, rebellion, state affairs, journalism, gang, society ...
Time: 70s
Place: germany, europe, west germany
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25%
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Melissa (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Melissa follows her dream of becoming a dancer all the way to New York City but finds when she gets there that reaching her goal might cost more than she is willing to sacrifice. In dire need of money, she becomes an exotic dancer in a strip club ...
Plot: dancer, striptease, arrest, police arrest, strip club, female nudity, best friend, stripper, answering machine message, divorced father
Place: new york
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