Movies like Love in a Fish Bowl

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Love in a Fish Bowl (1993)
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Love in a Fish Bowl (1993)
Original name: Akvaariorakkaus
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland, Sweden
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Waitress Saara meets handsome journalist Joni, and soon moves in to live with him. Joni tries his best to satisfy Saara sexually but, disturbed by violent lesbian fantasies, she is unable to experience orgasm. Trying to cope with the situation, Saara has another brief affair back in her old home town.
Plot: waitress, love, journalist, sexual identity, sex, frigidity, young adult, female friendship, restaurant, parent child relationship, community, sexual attraction, wedding, city, sexuality, female nudity, sex scene, male female relationship, bondage, voyeurism, new year's eve, one night stand, wedding ceremony, pubic hair, lesbianism ...
Time: 1990s
Place: finland

Most similar movies to Love in a Fish Bowl

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, sexual and touching films with plots about sex, female nudity, love, lesbian sex, erotica, male nudity and lesbianism mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Love in a Fish Bowl: Amazing Women by the Sea (1998), Joy (1983), August (2011), The Welts (2004), Liz (1976). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Amazing Women by the Sea (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland, Sweden
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In the early 1960s, Bella, her husband Kajus and their young son, Thomas, spend seemingly endless holidays together. Next year the arrival of new neighbors, Rosa and Gabe and their two daughters, start changing their lives.
Style: sentimental, serious, realistic, feel good, touching
Audience: girls' night
Plot: friendship, friends, feminism, couple relations, parents and children, gender, couples, family relations, swimwear, adultery, beach, jazz ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 5.1
 174
Joy (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: This is the story about Joy who falls in love with an older man (she has been looking for her missing father all her life), and then travels around Paris with him and his other female companion, experiencing a broad range of sexual encounters.
Plot: sex, love, travel, supermodel, lifting up dress, older man younger woman sex, orgy, female full frontal nudity, panties, erotica, lesbianism, white panties ...
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 5.3
 725
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: road movie
Plot: coming of age, outdoor sex, nightclub, male nudity, cheating, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, adultery, adulthood, friend, wedding, friendship, drinking alcohol ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 7.1
 1K
The Welts (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Following the death of his mother in '80s Poland, 12-year-old Wojciech has taken the brunt of his stressed father's frustrations with him; the boy frequently gets punished via belt. Wojciech's father occasionally tries to, instead, ...
Plot: journalist, belt, attraction, parent child relationship, fear, widower, punishment, love, single father, male female relationship, revenge, violence ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 5.7
 37
Liz (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Elizabeth and David are getting married. One day a sailboat anchor outside their villa in the archipelago. Elisabeth feels a vague threat from the unknown sailor aboard.
Plot: infidelity, sex, lesbian, sexual desire, lesbian sex, cafe, split personality, nymphomaniac, male nudity, female full frontal nudity, erotica, female nudity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Colorado Avenue (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland, Sweden
Duration: 120 min.
Story: In the early 1900s, emigrant Hanna returns from Colorado to Finland. In America she was known as Dollar-Hanna, but in Finland she has to endure the Civil War and live through the prohibition. Hanna's independent spirit will guide her.
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, touching, epic ...
Plot: family relations, single parent, getting home, island, hopes, love and romance, society, generation gap, mother daughter relationship, alcohol, generation, father son estrangement ...
Time: 20th century, 19th century
Place: colorado, finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 6.4
 169
White Room (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Norm, a confused young man, lives two lives, one in and one out of reality. One night, he witnesses the murder of rock video star Madelaine X and feels guilty, as he did nothing to prevent it. At Madelaine’s funeral, he meets a mysterious woman in ...
Plot: sex, love, mystery, obsession, male nudity, surrealism, mysterious woman, fully clothed sex, obsessed fan, older woman younger man relationship, faked death, woman on top ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 5.1
 32
Tattoo Bar (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Although she's still hung up on the man who broke her heart (Miguel Molina), club dancer Simona (Mercedes Ortega) pledges to eradicate all memories of him by removing the tattoos he put on her body. Complicating matters is Mariel (Alexis ...
Plot: sex, love, tattoo, adultery, labia, female full frontal nudity, female nudity
Place: barcelona spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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 4.1
 54
Gift Girls (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three women are secretly plush prostitutes. They are successively called by a mysterious person to have sex with three different men and assuage their weird fantasies.
Plot: sex, prostitute, sexual fantasy, nude model, erotica, female nudity, lesbianism, lesbian sex, female homosexuality
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.5
 561
Sara (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Journalist Sara has just spent four months completing an in-depth investigation piece. Her editor-in-chief, afraid of offending powerful politicians and business moguls, refuses to run it. Sara’s boyfriend, who works for the same magazine, chooses ...
Plot: journalist, coming of age, prostitute, sex, sex scene, prostitution, police station
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.7
 28
Marcy (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Marcy is forced to change her sexual orientation because of town rumors.
Plot: infidelity, lesbian, sexual identity, group sex, simulated sex, sex, erotica, voyeurism, lesbian sex, female nudity, lesbianism, masturbation
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Black Emanuelle (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In her first onscreen adventure, journalist/photographer Mae Jordan (known to her readers as "Emanuelle") travels to Africa on assignment. Questions of her own racial and sexual identity come to a head as she observes the troubled marriage ...
Plot: emmanuelle, voyeur, photographer, sex, lesbian cunnilingus, sexuality, masturbation, erotica, seduction, female full frontal nudity, pubic hair, brunette ...
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.6
 5K
Q (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In a social context deteriorated by a countrywide economic crisis, the life of several people will be turned upside down after they meet Cecile, a character who symbolizes desire.
Style: sexual, serious, stylized, realistic, erotic
Plot: erection, lesbian sex, desire, love affair, masturbation, dealing with death, self discovery, economic crisis, sexual fantasy, prostitution, sexuality, love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
That Tender Touch (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When Terri (Sue Bernard) marries and moves to the suburbs, her lesbian lover, Marsha (Bee Tompkins), doesn't take kindly to Terri's desire for a "normal" life. Determined to win her love back, Marsha worms her way into the ...
Style: sexual
Plot: lesbian, seduction, lesbianism, female nudity, love, sex, lesbian sex, attempted rape, orphan, tragedy, sexual attraction, maid ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Like Night and Day (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Television hostess Susanne has an affair with Rikard, who is a doctor at a hospital. But after meeting the man who Rikard works for, Professor Erland Roos, she leaves Rikard and eventually marries the professor. Susanne's sister comes to ...
Plot: doctor, marriage crisis, sister, medical, male female relationship, marriage, love, sex, hospital, television, lesbian, lesbianism ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 3.7
 123
Fanny Hill (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Young beautiful girl Fanny Hill, who lives in the English provinces, decides to go to the capital for work. In London, she takes a job from Miss Brown. Poor virgin Fanny did not realize at first that Miss Brown is the owner of one of the most ...
Style: sexy
Plot: brothel, prostitution, sex, lesbian sex, lust, love, voyeurism, based on a novel, affair, orgy, mistress, sex scene ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The All-American Girl (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Debbie's boyfriend Bobby has left for Guatemala for three months and Debbie is expecting a boring summer. But then she hasn't considered her neighbours and their 15-year old son Johnny.
Plot: sex, neighbor, sexual fantasy, sexuality, teenager, masturbation, teenage sex, sexual awakening, spanking, female nudity, erotica, bare breasts
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Palace of Venus (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 90 min.
Plot: group sex, lesbian sex, female nudity, sex, erotica, voyeurism, explicit sex, male nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Love Actually... Sucks! (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Love Actually... Sucks! was inspired by real-life events, and opens with a dramatic wedding feast. It tells a variety of stories about love that has gone wrong: a brother and sister in an illicit relationship, a married painter who falls in love ...
Plot: gay, lesbian, prostitute, incest, taboo, obsessive love, explicit sex, female nudity, shower, sex, pubic hair, male nudity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.6
 6K
One (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Poland, Germany
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A journalist tries to balance the duties of marriage and motherhood while researching a piece on college women who work as prostitutes to pay their tuition.
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, thought provoking
Plot: sex, prostitution, journalist, journalism, introspection, wife husband relationship, female friendship, society, gender, feminism, ambition, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Secret Life of Happy People (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Élevé par des parents parfaits dans une banlieue proprette, frère cadet d'une fille à qui tout réussit et flanqué d'un ami tombeur, le pauvre Thomas se sent bien ordinaire. Alors qu'il tente désespérément de terminer ses ...
Plot: architect, waitress, swimming pool, parent child relationship, father son relationship, kite, bear trap
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Kleinhoff Hotel (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, Monaco
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Pascale, married to an architect, misses her flight to London and is forced to stay in Berlin, at the Kleinhoff Hotel where she stayed as a student. Karl, a would-be revolutionary lives in the adjoining room and Pascale spies him and his ...
Plot: voyeurism, sex, women's prison, voyeur, female nudity, women in prison, masturbation, drug
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.9
 38
The Bitches (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A wealthy bourgeois, bored in her immense property, to pass the time engages a gigolo to answer all her wishes, from the most unfulfilled to the most hidden ... But when the young man takes an interest in the sister of his boss, the latter becomes ...
Plot: castle, bondage, sister, lesbianism, female nudity, sex, erotica, lesbian sex, male nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Movie in collections
 4.9
 115
Annie (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: sex, stripper, bare breasts, lesbian sex, gambling, female full frontal nudity, male nudity, female nudity, erotica, lesbian, lesbianism, shower ...
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Forbidden Fruit (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland, Sweden
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Two 18-year old girls from a christian fundamentalist community flee to a city for a summer job.
Style: sincere, serious, realistic, touching, captivating
Plot: coming of age, best friends, culture clash, christianity, youth, friends, against the rules, teenage life, religions or cults, fish out of water, rebellion, society ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, finland, helsinki finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Imposible amor (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: Peru
Duration: 106 min.
Story: It is the legend of several stories. A journalist who hates a guy who's on TV, you have to interview him, then ends up making love to this again and again, in the end both are separated from love. Another story is that of an old man who teaches ...
Plot: skinny dipping, murder, pianist, impossible love, prodigy, female full frontal nudity, female nudity, sex, love, grandfather grandson relationship, sex scene, male nudity ...
Place: peru
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Emanuelle in Bangkok (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Emanuelle is sent to Bangkok on a journalism assignment. While there, she embarks on her own exploration of the secrets of sensual pleasure. While learning much, she also reveals several secrets of her own.
Style: erotic, sexual, serious, realistic
Plot: sex, rape, voyeurism, journalist, strong sexual content, love affair, sexual relations, sexploitation, prince, woman in danger, danger, journalism ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: asia, thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Black Cobra Woman (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Judas, a wealthy playboy living in Hong Kong, is obsessed with snakes. His apartment is full of them, and he treats them as if they were his children. One night Judas' brother persuades him to accompany him to see a dance act at a nightclub. ...
Plot: snake, sex, nightclub, female nudity, massage, dancer, lesbianism, lesbian sex, pubic hair, shower, female full frontal nudity, lesbian ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.0
 36
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: male nudity, sex scene, masturbation, nazi, stock footage, smoking after sex, dissident, lapland, arctic, summer, road trip, world war two ...
Time: 1930s
Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.6
 254
Golden Years (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The plot revolves around newlyweds Paul and Louise, as World War I breaks out. After two years on the frontline, Paul maims himself and deserts his post. But how can he hide when he is condemned to death in war-torn Paris? Louise dresses him up as a ...
Plot: sexual identity, female nudity, transsexual, sex scene, male nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%