Movies like The Messenger 2012

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The Messenger (2012)
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The Messenger (2012)
Original name: Posel
Genre: Drama
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Petr is a courier, a messenger as a matter of fact. He is one of those young men who believe that on their bikes they have become part and parcel of the atmosphere of modern cities. He is a non-conformist who refuses to settle into today‘s deformed society, he abhors its indolence, consumerism and lies, as well as its pseudo-truths, pseudo-feelings, pseudo-loves and pseudo-values. Petr’s untrammelled personality keeps causing more and more serious problems. And Petr is also one of those who will never admit to themselves that they might be at the end of their tether.
Plot: biker, suicide attempt, debt, bet, wheelchair, messenger, love, friendship, riding a bicycle, orgasm, female nudity, masturbation, male nudity, death of protagonist, bicycle, cunnilingus, wheelchair bound, nudity (full frontal - brief), mother son relationship

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out road movie, realistic, touching and sincere films with plots about female nudity, male nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), friendship, love, sex scene and masturbation mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like The Messenger: Bella Mia (2013), Souvenirs intimes (1999), The Sheriff Behind Bars (1966), War Eagle, Arkansas (2007), This Summer Feeling (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Bella Mia (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Due to suspicion of BSE (mad cow disease), a herd of cows from a small farmstead is sentenced to be killed. The animals revolt and try to escape. People try to hunt them down but the herd, led by Bella, manages to protect itself. Further failures of ...
Plot: farm, cow, veterinarian, hunting, family, parent child relationship, love, nature, calf, freedom, father daughter relationship
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95%
Souvenirs intimes (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 118 min.
Story: In this French Canadian drama, the life of a paraplegic painter implodes when an old girlfriend comes back into his life and accuses him of raping her 15 years earlier.
Plot: posing nude, friend, adoptive mother, female nudity, painter, voyeurism, cripple, lost love, male female relationship, love, friendship, birth mother ...
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82%
The Sheriff Behind Bars (1966)
Genre: Drama
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A dramatic story from the setting of a youth de tention center. Youngster Jakub, out of delusory solidarity, gets convicted of theft and goes to prison in place ofthe "sheriff" of his gang. He naively hopes that the sheriff will appreciate ...
Plot: juvenile detention, closeted homosexual, tattoo, prison, male friendship, teenage boy, teenage protagonist, closeted gay, fight, friendship, homoerotic fight, barefoot male ...
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69%
War Eagle, Arkansas (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Based on a True Story War Eagle, Arkansas is a character-driven drama about a young man’s choice of whether to leave his family and friends for a career in baseball or stay and redeem his struggling community. The story takes place over a few ...
Plot: scholarship, wheelchair, friendship, casket, baseball, working class, baseball coach, tractor, performer, stutterer, stuttering, small town ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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This Summer Feeling (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Sasha, a French woman of thirty, dies suddenly in Berlin. Her Fiancé, Lawrence, and her sister Zoé, must come to terms as the consequences of this shock set in.
Plot: friendship, psychology, drawing, hospital, cat, sex scene, nudity (full frontal - brief), beach, death, male nudity, cigarette smoking, female nudity ...
Place: berlin germany, paris france, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Mark's Diary (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, UK
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Mark and Andrew are two disabled men. When they meet, an incredible attraction between them emerges but it can only flourish as a "mental construct". What they have is a virtual kind of love, a fantasy, but also the awareness that nothing ...
Plot: dancing, love, disabled person, art, dance, disability, wheelchair, nudity (full frontal - brief)
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
The Party Is Over (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Despite their differences, Celeste and Sihem quickly become inseparable. The common will to get out of drugs seals their fusional friendship. This will be as much a force as an obstacle when, transferred from the center that welcomes them, they find ...
Plot: friendship, addiction, bathtub, hospital, drug addict, vomiting, toilet, young woman, bare breasts, female protagonist, train station, woman in underwear ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.0
 67
Flight North (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany, Finland
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Johanna (Katharina Thalbach) has fled Nazi Germany to visit a friend in Finland, and from there she continues on to her friend's family's estate. Once at the estate, Johanna passionately argues with her friend's pro-Nazi brother and ...
Plot: lesbianism, lesbian, masturbation, breaking the fourth wall, german, smoking after sex, dissident, nudity (full frontal - brief), german woman, world war two, stock footage, male nudity ...
Time: 1930s
Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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 5.1
 47
Erotic Karma (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: In this erotic thriller, lies, deceit, murder and magic unfold as two rival professors lust after a sultry teacher's assistant.
Style: erotic
Plot: male nudity, big breasts, sex scene, female nudity, cunnilingus, nudity (full frontal - brief), large breasts
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Tambourine, Drum (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Forty-five year old Yekaterina Artemovna has a hard life. She lives in a small mining town where she works as a librarian and, like her only friend and colleague, rents a little room in a project. Yekaterina has difficulties making ends meet and ...
Plot: inheritance, suicide, friendship, librarian, loneliness, province, nudity (full frontal - brief), corrupt cop, brother sister relationship, thief, cocktail, blood ...
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.1
 144
Lovers Are Wet (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Katsu, a fugitive youth on the run from the yakuza, returns to his birthplace and begins an affair with the cinema owner.
Plot: undressing, sex scene, stabbed in the back, rape, cinema, riding a bicycle, beach, film reel, suicide attempt, female nudity, sea, man slaps a woman
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.1
 55
Toro (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Friends Toro and Victor struggle with drug addiction and male prostitution in a hostile environment. When they lose all their money, their longstanding friendship is put to the test.
Plot: escort, sex worker, drug abuse, violence, debt, lgbt, drug addict, prostitute, male nudity, addiction, female nudity, gay
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Nun and the Torture (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Chief of Police Rui, a happily married man of principles, is in charge of investigating Joana, a teacher who's accused of political crimes. After some false starts, he manages to arrest her, but is startled to learn that she's also a nun. ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), oral sex, labia, cunnilingus, male nudity, gun, female nudity, prison, nun, vulva
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
One Day in a Life (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 82 min.
Story: One Day in a Life is a 2008 Italian drama film directed by Stefano Tummolini. It entered the "Venice Days" section at the 65th Venice International Film Festival.
Plot: female nudity, gay, sea, gay man has sex with a woman, unrequited love, nudity (full frontal - brief), hiv positive, sex scene, beach, friendship, gay lead character, male nudity ...
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.4
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Pals (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 117 min.
Story: The plot follows the misadventures of two young friends who are forced into street hustling and ever-expanding life of crime when one impregnates the sister of the other and they need to get the money to pay for her to have an abortion.
Style: realistic, serious, touching, sincere
Plot: friendship, nudity (full frontal - brief), juvenile delinquent, family relations, friends, teenage life, siblings relations, youth, gays and lesbians, society, life is a bitch, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: madrid, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Henry's Romance (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: Switzerland, France, Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: It is carnival time in Munich and participants are overindulging in alcohol and sensual pleasures. "Follow us into madness" beckons Lys who is drunk on life, but the sensitive Henry does not follow him. Lys has betrayed his fiancé, as ...
Plot: fellatio, oral sex, nudity (full frontal - brief), male nudity, gay kiss, unsimulated sex, breasts, cunnilingus, sword fight, female nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.9
 96
The Reject (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Serbia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A man whose life is on the verge of collapse looks for new inspiration in this drama from Serbian filmmaker Milos Radivojevic. On was once a reporter, but now makes his living working as a public relations man for a banking firm. On is in his ...
Plot: beach, father daughter relationship, death, lesbian, cunnilingus, male nudity, blood, female nudity, surrealism, oral sex, bandit, sea ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.4
 274
A Summer Day (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The sudden death of a teenager during a soccer match puts a small community completely off-balance.
Plot: masturbation, bathroom, male nudity, pubic hair, teenage boy, book, friendship, friendship between boys, soccer, homoeroticism, best friend, coach ...
Place: france
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43%
 5.3
 762
August (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Summer begins, Aku graduates high school and faces a great emptiness. As his girlfriend, parents and friends all leave the city, it looks to be the dullest summer ever. Everything changes at Midsummer when Aku meets Juli, a beautiful, strange and ...
Style: captivating, light, feel good, sincere, road movie
Plot: love, sex scene, cheating, summer, friendship, lifestyle, mentor, teenager, on the road, life philosophy, travel, male female relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Joe's Palace (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A drama centered on the relationship between Elliot, a strange and wealthy Londoner, and Joe, a teenager who takes care of an empty house Elliot owns.
Style: touching, serious, realistic, enigmatic, contemplative ...
Plot: friendship, uncover truth, lifestyle, estate, secret, teenager, old man, antique, wealth, elderly, youth, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london, europe
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41%
 7.4
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Passion Fish (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Soap actress May-Alice Culhane is paralyzed from the waist down in an accident. She returns to her old home in Louisiana, where she proceeds to drink quite steadily and to drive away five personal attendants in the first twenty minutes of the movie. ...
Style: talky, clever, thought provoking, sentimental, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: wheelchair, rehabilitation, accident, friendship, disability, friends, paralysis, strong female presence, profanity, hopes, life is a bitch, starting over ...
Time: 90s
Place: louisiana, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Potential Inertia (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Declan Holmes is graduating college, a hard enough time as it is, and heading out into the real world. The loss he experiences is like nothing he has ever known before. 'Potential Inertia' is the story of his journey through a very ...
Plot: college, graduation, love, loss, friendship, hopes
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41%
 7.1
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The Journey (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Spain, UK
Duration: 142 min.
Story: A young man living in a cold southern village in South America, decides to start a trip looking for his father. By doing this he discovers unexpected facts about his Latin American essence.
Style: road movie
Plot: parent child relationship, bicycle, riding a bicycle, travel, father son reunion, phantom, satire, father son relationship, debt, absent father, social criticism, politics ...
Place: buenos aires argentina, mexico, patagonia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Elon Doesn't Believe in Death (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 75 min.
Story: As he does every single day, Elon goes to meet his wife at her workplace, but she is not there. He doesn’t find her at home as well, so he starts to retrace the path Madalena makes daily. In the morning after, Elon goes to the police station and ...
Plot: brazilian, male full rear nudity, cunnilingus, blow job, unsimulated sex, sex scene, bare breasts, male nudity, hairy vagina, female nudity, masturbation, female full frontal nudity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.4
 44
Dark Secrets (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A woman convinces her boyfriend to go to couple therapy with her friend's and things go downhill from there.
Style: erotic
Plot: couples therapy, sex therapy, simulated blow job, nudity (full frontal - brief), female full frontal nudity, female nudity, cunnilingus, large breasts, sex scene, male nudity, labia
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39%
 7.0
 227
Love Affair(s) (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Vacations in the French countryside. Daphne, three months pregnant, finds herself alone to welcome Maxime, her boyfriend François’ cousin. François had to leave in a hurry for Paris to cover for a sick colleague. For four days, while waiting ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), juggling, tourism, countryside, pregnant, pregnant woman, brushing teeth, train station, cat, movie theatre, female nudity, bare breasts ...
Place: paris france
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38%
 4.1
 236
Fever Pitch (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An investigative journalist gets hooked on the subject of his inquiry - organized gambling.
Style: twist ending
Plot: amusement park, father daughter relationship, journalist, happy ending, compulsive gambler, employer employee relationship, female nudity, dead wife, reporter, betting, flashback, undercover ...
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.2
 194
Vital Signs (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Triggered by the death of a family member a young woman embarks on a singular journey of helping people who are about to die. The dying have nothing to lose and need lasting moments of intimacy that Simone finds herself willing to give at no cost. ...
Plot: female director, pubic hair, erotica, undressing, man in underwear, butt naked, nudity (full frontal - brief), life & death, undressing someone, erection, male nudity, female nudity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.8
 226
Rules of Lies (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 119 min.
Story: 33-year-old Roman is one of twelve people who decide to undergo group therapy in an isolated community in order to tackle their drug addition. Like the others, he also brings with him a murky past which he tries to come to terms with - perhaps it ...
Plot: male in shower, doubt, suicide attempt, father daughter relationship, porn magazine, drug addict, therapy, group therapy, flashback, community, drug, rehabilitation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Mundane History (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Thailand
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Explores the relationship between Ake, a young man who is paralyzed from the waist down after an accident, and Pun, the male nurse who takes care of him, and of course Ake's father. Ake is at first cold towards his nurse Pun, but as Pun ...
Plot: female director, paralysis, nurse, poverty, loneliness, handicapped, classroom, grass, wheelchair, masturbation, male nudity, bathtub
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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