Movies like Nightmares 1979

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Nightmares (1979)
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Nightmares (1979)
Original name: Zmory
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 under way. The story of a country where church amd state work together to suppress the human spirit.
Plot: school, student, teacher, police, revolution, religion, female nudity, politics, torture, masturbation, brothel, male nudity, boy, teenage boy, atheism, father son relationship, rebel, boarding house, tyranny, killing an animal, elementary school, polish history, coming of age, bare breasts, sadism ...
Place: poland

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, suspense, psychological and touching films with plots about female nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), bare breasts, coming of age, male nudity, sex and sex scene mostly in Drama and History genres. Some movies like Nightmares: Shivers (1981), No One in the City (2018), The Law and the Fist (1964), All Nudity Shall Be Punished (1973), Sparrows (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Shivers (1981)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Poland
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Set in the early 1950's, during the Stalin's Personality Cult. The story opens in a provincial town. Tomek's father, a former member of the Home Army is arrested so the mother is left with the task of raising two kids alone. The ...
Plot: communism, suicide, father son relationship, teenager, sex, children, police, death of boy, brother sister relationship, limp, teenage girl, propaganda ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
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95%
No One in the City (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A coming of age story of three young friends during their student years in Amsterdam.
Plot: city, skinny dipping, death, disco, party, cancer, coming of age, male nudity, group of friends, shower, friendship, female nudity ...
Place: amsterdam
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81%
The Law and the Fist (1964)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 90 min.
Story: At the end of World War Two, Polish people move to the western lands vacated by Germans. But some ruthless profiteers pose as government representatives and intend to make off with loot from a deserted town they took over. One honest man stands up ...
Plot: world war two, death by gunshot, ghost town, murder, violence, drinking, train, shooting, post war, death, gun
Time: year 1945, 1940s
Place: poland
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71%
All Nudity Shall Be Punished (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A rich, spoiled young man encounters a prostitute, and gets confused about the nature of his feelings for her; he can't decide between attraction, and repulsion.
Plot: sex with stepmother, coming of age, teenage sexuality, large breasts, police officer, sexually frustrated woman, male full rear nudity, sexually dissatisfied wife, deep cleavage, nudity (full frontal - brief), bar fight, suicide of wife ...
Place: brazil, rio de janeiro
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60%
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Sparrows (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Iceland, Denmark, Croatia
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The story follows a 16-year-old Icelandic boy, Ari, who lives with his mother in Reykjavík, She has to leave the country for a new job, sending him back to the small town of his youth. There he finds his old friend, suddenly a young woman with a ...
Style: captivating, sincere, suspenseful, melancholic
Plot: coming of age, sex scene, small town, teenage boy, childhood friend, absent mother, father son relationship, financial crisis, kiss, grandmother, female nudity, seal ...
Place: iceland
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Earth Is a Sinful Song (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 108 min.
Story: An earthy, naturalistically erotic and blood-soaked tale of young Martta's ill-fated affair with Oula, a womanizing reindeer herdsman in the Finnish Lapland of the late 1940s. When the 19-year-old girl turns up pregnant, her alcoholic father is ...
Plot: lapland, exploring sexuality, reindeer, falling in love, vagina, teenage boy, sexuality, coming of age, village, suicide, labia, nature ...
Time: 1940s
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59%
Emperor Tomato Ketchup (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 27 min.
Story: In a Japanese colony, children overthrow their parental guardians and attempt to form a new society. Their plan spirals out of control and they are soon lost in a web of sexual deviation and violence.
Style: avant garde
Plot: rebellion, controversy, brothel, girl, bare breasts, ping pong, female nudity, orgy, boy, group sex, male nudity, children ...
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58%
The Story of Sin (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A beautiful Polish girl whose lover has gone to Rome to seek a divorce from his previous wife travels around Europe in search of him and suffers a variety of tragic adventures as the men around her try to fit her into their own selfish schemes.
Style: erotic
Plot: prostitution, casino, teenage girl, erotica, male nudity, love, female nudity, surrealism, separation, sex, mother kills own child, male full rear nudity ...
Time: 1900s
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58%
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The Student (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Veniamin, a teenager in the midst of a mystical crisis, has his mother, schoolmates and entire high school turned upside down by his questions. - Can girls go to their swimming classes in bikinis? - Does sex education have a place in school? - ...
Style: complex, suspense, captivating, psychological
Plot: religion, teacher, violence, student, school, prayer, anger, praying, bible, classroom, faith, high school ...
Time: contemporary
Place: russia
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56%
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Happy Lambs (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The perfect world of a small family breaks, when Can discover that his mother works in a brothel. In a maelstrom of anger, guilt and despair Mother and son are forced to forgive himself.
Plot: masturbation, male full rear nudity, large breasts, prostitute mother, male masturbation, teenage sexuality, sex scene, coming of age, bare breasts, female nudity, prostitution, brothel ...
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52%
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Tender Age (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A movie which at first seems like a simple life story of an ordinary young man slowly evolves into an extraordinarily told ballade with twofold meaning - sad and optimistic at the same time...
Plot: coming of age, boy, male nudity, police, psychiatrist, school, ballerina, injury, butt naked, model, swimming pool, female nudity ...
Place: chechnya
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52%
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Blind Chance (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Witek runs after a train. Three variations follow on how such a seemingly banal incident could influence the rest of Witek's life.
Style: atmospheric, psychological, serious, realistic, contemplative ...
Plot: train, destiny, politics, student, chance, airplane, couples, self discovery, infidelity, love and romance, espionage, militant ...
Time: 80s, 70s
Place: poland, libya, europe, new jersey, tokyo ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
We the Animals (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Manny, Joel and Jonah tear their way through childhood and push against the volatile love of their parents. As Manny and Joel grow into versions of their father and Ma dreams of escape, Jonah, the youngest, embraces an imagined world all his own.
Style: captivating, sentimental, psychological, touching
Plot: father son relationship, family relations, three brothers, teenage boy, domestic violence, theft, husband wife relationship, birthday, fired from the job, marriage, boy, coming of age ...
Place: new york state
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Personal Search (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Basia and Krystyna are trying to smuggle clothes, perfumes and other things purchased abroad through the border back to Poland during communist period. They are accompanied by Basia's son Piotrek, infatuated with Krystyna. At the beginning ...
Plot: female nudity, topless woman, erotica, barefoot male, voyeur, male nudity, bare breasts, voyeurism, nudity (full frontal - brief), barefoot woman, female objectification, male objectification ...
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48%
Teenage Sex Report (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In this one we look at the cases of a number of young women and their plumbing problems as seen through the eyes of the narrator, a moralizing but well meaning gynaecologist.
Style: semi documentary
Plot: gynecologist, bare breasts, male nudity, gynecological exam, vagina, doctor, medical examiner, beast, sex, teenage sex, teenage sexuality, erotica ...
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47%
Milka - A Film About Taboos (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Based on a novel by the late Finnish writer Timo Mukka, this simple story focuses on what happens when Milka (Irma Huntus), a girl barely out of childhood, gets pregnant by Ojanen (Matti Turunen) a rustic fieldhand. Her own mother had been hoping to ...
Plot: coming of age, male nudity, carpenter, child abuse, youth, motherhood, mother daughter relationship, pregnancy, village, nature, female nudity, lapland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
On the Verge of a Fever (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Against the backdrop of poverty, fear and the brutal dictatorship of Haiti in 1971, ON THE VERGE OF A FEVER is about Fanfan, a 15-year-old boy who just wants to experience life for himself with his streetwise friend Gégé. Having lived a somewhat ...
Plot: prostitute, sleeping on a couch, violence, overprotective mother, pimp, bathtub, bathroom, bathing, coming of age, sex on couch, poverty, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 70s
Place: haiti
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
A Room with a View on the Sea (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Two psychiatrists attempt to save a suicidal man.
Plot: suicide attempt, fiance fiancee relationship, old man, psychology, suicide threat, father son relationship, police inspector, rescue, teacher, jumping from height, coworker, falling from height ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Jasper's Ghost (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 75 min.
Story: 11-year-old Jasper may just be starting puberty, but so far he has experienced a lifetime of emotions. On the day his beloved grandfather dies, he is charged with taking care of the elder's pet cat. The local town bully, Mourids however, has ...
Plot: topless, voyeurism, bare breasts, full moon, fish, teenage girl, teenager, boy, spider, female nudity, hammock, ghost ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The First Teacher (1965)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union, Kyrgyzstan
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Dyuishen is assigned to the mountainous Kirghiz region of Central Asia by the Young Communist League after he is discharged from the Red Army. It is 1923 and the Civil war has ended. The former soldier becomes a teacher, bringing the Leninist ...
Plot: forced marriage, teacher, river, female nudity, children, sheep, bare breasts, arranged marriage, school, communist, nudity (full frontal - brief)
Place: soviet union, russia
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44%
Two Queens and One Consort (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 102 min.
Story: At the deathbed of his used-to-be militant mother an older man looks back at his childhood, when he was in love with his sensual aunt Coleta.
Plot: aunt nephew relationship, eroticism, incest, coming of age, masturbation, female bare feet, testicles, beach, male nudity, sex, female nudity, pubic hair ...
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43%
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Maramao (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A coming-of-age story in which a young boy resists the adult world and the inevitable loss of the joys of childhood.
Plot: grownups, teenage girl, childhood, boy, puberty, nude swimming, bare breasts, dressing, teenage girl in swimwear, girl, female nudity, teenage boy ...
Place: mediterranean sea
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43%
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Plants (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile
Duration: 94 min.
Story: For a whole summer, 17-year-old Florencia has to look after her brother, who is trapped in a persistent vegetative state. She washes him, changes his nappies, and cuddles up to him in bed. From time to time she reads to him from a comic called ...
Plot: coming of age, man in bathtub, taking a bath, male objectification, erection, bathtub, exhibitionist, pubic hair, erotica, female objectification, clothed female naked male, comics ...
Place: chile
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42%
Pleasure Campus: Secret Games (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 67 min.
Story: This is a combination of stories dealing with the ecstatic adventures of high school student Sachiko.
Plot: punishment, teacher, bondage, sex, violence, family relations, hypnosis, torture, husband wife relationship, school, rape, female nudity ...
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41%
The Flavor of Corn (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Lorenzo, a handsome first-year professor in an isolated Italian village, falls under the spell of his most beguiling pupil, a dark-haired, starry-eyed 12-year-old named Duilio. As Lorenzo's relationship with his heartless girlfriend ...
Style: homoerotic
Plot: homoeroticism, lgbt, male homosexuality, death, cheating girlfriend, sex, holding hands, countryside, crying man, love letter, male male kiss, barefoot male ...
Place: italy
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41%
Those Who Make Revolution Halfway Only Dig Their Own Graves (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 183 min.
Story: Mathieu Denis (Corbo) and Simon Lavoie (Le torrent) evoke Godard’s La Chinoise with this stunning fusion of fiction and documentary about a radical Quebec leftist cell seeking to sow mayhem in Montreal as a prelude to overthrowing the government.
Style: avant garde, disturbing, realistic, serious
Plot: rebellion, group of friends, violence, protest, rebel, politics, revolution, gay interest, nightgown, crying male, locking a door, female objectification ...
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40%
United States of Love (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland, Sweden
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Poland, 1990. The first euphoric year of freedom, but also of uncertainty for the future. Four apparently happy women of different ages decide it's time to change their lives, and fulfill their desires.
Plot: man hits a woman, unhappy marriage, priest, taking a bath, altar boy, labia, death of wife, male masturbation, female full frontal nudity, loss of wife, bathroom, dinner ...
Time: 1990s, 90s, year 1990
Place: poland
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39%
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Little Secrets (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Luxembourg, Austria
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The story beginns on 24 October 1962, at the height of the Cuban missile crisis. The Second World War with its hardships and bombs...
Style: suspense, disturbing, touching, suspenseful
Plot: bed wetting, vandalism, rebellion, store, voyeurism, corporal punishment, coming of age, shoplifting, boy, teacher, tomb, classroom ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
James Joyce's Women (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: Ireland
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In this tribute to James Joyce, Fionnula Flanagan gives a tour-de-force performance as a half-dozen or so women in Joyce's real and fictional worlds. When she portrays his wife Nora remembering their time together, Flanagan captures the era and ...
Plot: husband wife relationship, book, sex, erotica, female masturbation, masturbation, marriage, female nudity, female full frontal nudity, bare breasts, nudity (full frontal - brief), explicit sex ...
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
1914 the Glorious Summer (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 117 min.
Story: An old aristocrat, short of money, who does not accept the new world ruled by the bourgeois class ,epitomized by the industrialist and by the doctor who finally grabs the the aristocrat's castle which soon will be turned into a hospital.
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), pubic hair, nude bathing, female nudity, bathing, male nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%