Movies like Custody 1985

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Custody (1985)
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Custody (1985)
Original name: Nadzór
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A story of a young woman arrested by police on the day of her wedding for embezzlement, and promptly sentenced to life. She is already pregnant and has her baby in prison. Immediately after birth they are separated and only later Klara finds out that the child had a spine injury in an orphanage. After the years her sentence is shortened and she is released from prison on parole after 12 years.
Plot: lesbian, wedding, young woman, women's prison, female nudity, suicide, lesbian love, baby, childbirth, prison guard, motherhood, prison sex, choir, life sentence, miscarriage, unwanted pregnancy, prison riot, informant, prison sentence, public humiliation, arrest, imprisonment, separation from family, release from prison, parole
Time: 60s, 1960s

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful and psychological films with plots about female nudity, lesbian, nudity (full frontal - brief), suicide, lesbianism, women's prison and childbirth mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Custody: Tabu (1988), Reformatory of the Depraved (1978), Better Off Dead. (1993), The Winner (2011), Pleasant Days (2002). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Tabu (1988)
Genre: Drama
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Duration: 105 min.
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Reformatory of the Depraved (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 80 min.
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Plot: women in prison, brazilian, pornography, lesbian, prison guard, women's prison, shower, lesbianism, female prisoner, female nudity
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Better Off Dead. (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A lawyer fights a losing battle against the courts to overturn the death sentence for a convicted female robber/murderer despite demands from the woman that her death sentence be carried out.
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The Winner (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Oliver (Pawel Szajda) is a talented young pianist of Polish American heritage. After breaking off his European tournée, he is forced to repay the tour organizers 250 thousand Euros. On his journey, he meets the very colorful character of (Janusz ...
Plot: swimming pool, playing piano, swimming, horse, piano, pianist, horse race
Place: chicago illinois
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78%
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Pleasant Days (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Peter returned from prison in his native city, in the hope that it will begin happy days. With surprise he learns that his sister became a foster mother to the newborn boy, but a real mother of the child - extravagant and slutty Maya wants to take ...
Plot: brother sister incest, pregnancy, laundry, ex convict, cigarette smoking, childbirth, lion, swimming pool, older man younger woman relationship, bathroom, newborn, baptism ...
Place: hungary
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So Evil, So Young (1961)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 77 min.
Story: A teenage girl is wrongfully accused of theft and is sent away to a harsh reform school.
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: prison, women's prison, heist, school, prison life, false accusation, fugitives, criminal heroes, dishonesty, life is a bitch, gays and lesbians, confined ...
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Genre: Drama
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Duration: 121 min.
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Plot: lesbian, lesbian sex, female director, lesbian relationship, menage a trois, suicide pact, nazi, sexuality, lesbianism, stockings, lesbian kiss, threesome ...
Time: 1930s
Place: berlin germany
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Genre: Drama
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Duration: 104 min.
Story: Dao returns home and finds her fiance in bed with another woman. She shoots them dead on the spot. She is sentenced to 10 years in prison. She gets out eventually and stays with a friend who runs an escort service and learns that women are even ...
Plot: death, son, prison, violence, prison guard, funeral, murder, women's prison, flashback, female nudity, blood, nudity (full frontal - brief)
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Kung-Fu (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A well-regarded engineer in a big enterprise is hounded by trumped up attacks on his integrity when he delves too deeply into how bonuses are handled by the management. He gets into an argument with the guard, is arrested and subsequently fired. An ...
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A Woman Like Eve (1979)
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Duration: 113 min.
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Duration: 84 min.
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