Movies like Doctor Faustus 1982

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Doctor Faustus (1982)
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Doctor Faustus (1982)
Original name: Doktor Faustus
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 179 min.
Story: A musician beds down a prostitute he knows is diseased in order to gain inspiration, an act he later believes to have been a tacit pact with Satan
Style: psychotronic
Plot: prostitute, satan, composer, pact with the devil, sex, horse, world war two, musician, student, nazi, dead man, teacher, devil, wedding, supernatural, friendship, fishing, female nudity, suicide, manhood, snow, train, ice, unrequited love, avalanche ...
Time: year 1940, 1940s, 1920s

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and emotional films with plots about female nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), sex, prostitute, bare breasts, male nudity and father son relationship mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Doctor Faustus: Kings of the Road (1976), Game of Seduction (1976), Alexandria... Why? (1979), Ulysses (1967), A Woman in Flames (1983). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Kings of the Road (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 175 min.
Story: Itinerant projection-equipment repairman Bruno Winter (Rüdiger Vogler) and depressed hitchhiker Robert Lander (Hanns Zischler)--a doctor who has just been through a break-up with his wife and a half-hearted suicide attempt--travel along the Western ...
Style: road movie, realistic, serious, contemplative, captivating ...
Plot: on the road, unfulfillment, friendship, hitchhiker, friends, mechanic, dull life, odd couple, partners, buddies, friendship between men, suicide ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: germany, europe, german democratic republic, west germany
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Game of Seduction (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In this modern retelling of the classic Dangerous Liaisons, a virtuous young woman becomes the target of the schemes of an amoral womanizer who is in the habit of wooing women and killing their lovers and husbands in duels. When she finally succumbs ...
Plot: pubic hair, female full frontal nudity, bare breasts, sex, female nudity, erotica, male nudity
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86%
Alexandria... Why? (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: Egypt, Algeria
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Set against the panoramic backdrop of war-torn Egypt, director Youssef Chahine tells a highly personal tale of love and determination. Amid the poverty, death and suffering caused by World War II, 18 year-old Yehia, retreats into a private world of ...
Style: psychological, serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: world war two, youth, black market, friendship, political unrest, forbidden love, teenage life, orchestral, bittersweet, society, opposites attract, romance ...
Time: 1940s, 40s
Place: egypt, africa, middle east, palestine, mediterranean sea
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77%
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Ulysses (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Dublin; June 16, 1904. Stephen Dedalus, who fancies himself as a poet, embarks on a day of wandering about the city during which he finds friendship and a father figure in Leopold Bloom, a middle-aged Jew. Meanwhile, Bloom's day, illuminated by ...
Style: epic, sincere, talky, realistic, serious ...
Plot: chess, lifestyle, unfulfillment, riding a bicycle, parents and children, midlife crisis, couple relations, city life, introspection, friendship, couples, cycling ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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A Woman in Flames (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Eva, an upper-class housewife, frustratedly leaves her arrogant husband and decides to enter the call girl business. She lets Yvonne, a prostitute, teach her the basics and both set out for prey together, until Eva starts an affair with Chris, who ...
Plot: male prostitute, dominatrix, gigolo, eroticism, sexual sadism, divorce, jealousy, longing, conflict, s&m, homosexual, prostitution ...
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Paprika (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A young country girl comes to town and works in a brothel in order to help her fiance get the money to start his own business. "Paprika" is the name given to her by the madam.
Style: erotic, cult film
Plot: brothel, prostitute, anal sex, prostitution, pimp, self sacrifice, lust, female nudity, erotica, femme fatale, train, marriage ...
Time: 1950s, 50s
Place: italy, rome italy
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House of Tolerance (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 122 min.
Story: A young woman begins a new life at the Apollonide bordello, a high-class brothel in Paris.
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, rough, gloomy ...
Plot: prostitute, brothel, female nudity, sexploitation, sexual abuse, coitus, disfigurement, debauchery, violence against women, fondling, confined, life is a bitch ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: paris france, france, europe
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56%
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Erfolg (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 265 min.
Story: For fans of history, this glimpse of Munich society in the 1920s will be a much-treasured event. The story revolves around an art-gallery manager who puts on a show featuring the scandalous works of a woman artist who committed suicide. He is ...
Plot: world war two, intrigue, greed, politics, smoking, bourgeoisie, barefoot woman, female nudity, talking after sex
Time: 1920s
Place: munich germany
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52%
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Just a Gigolo (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After World War I, a war hero returns to Berlin to find that there's no place for him--he has no skills other than what he learned in the army, and can only find menial, low-paying jobs. He decides to become a gigolo to lonely rich women.
Style: realistic, semi serious
Plot: cabaret, gigolo, artists and showbiz, love and romance, couples, cons and scams, dishonesty, prostitute, wedding, trench, funeral procession, dancing ...
Time: 1920s, 20s, post world war one
Place: germany, europe
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52%
Gate of Flesh (1964)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After World War II, some Tokyo prostitutes band together with a strict code: no pimps, attack any street walker who comes into our territory, defend the abandoned building we call home, and punish whomever gives away sex (who falls in love). Maya, a ...
Style: stylized, sexual, rough, bleak, tense ...
Plot: prostitute, bondage, japanese new wave, strong female presence, chases and races, fugitives, nudity (full frontal - brief), urban ghetto life, down on your luck, starting over, fall in love, ex military ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s
Place: tokyo, asia
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51%
Summer in the City (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Released from prison a man wanders through a new reality
Audience: student film
Plot: airplane, movie theatre, very little dialogue, on the run, winter, ex convict, photo booth, release from prison, train, bar, billiards, pinball
Place: munich germany, berlin germany
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49%
Fruits of Passion (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Japan
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A girl loves a rich and much older man and is willing to do everything he wants to show her love, but he is playing a sick game with her. As part of this game he sends her to a Chinese brothel. A poor young boy sees her and falls in love with her. ...
Style: sexual, erotic, sexy, stylized, serious ...
Plot: prostitute, eroticism, political unrest, sexual relations, revolution, couples, casino, love and romance, danger, politics, society, dishonesty ...
Time: 1920s, 20s
Place: shanghai china, shanghai
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46%
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Prostitute (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Prostitute is the tale of two women: Sandra, an ambitious but naive Birmingham working girl who moves to London with the hope of securing wealthier patrons, and Louise, her social worker friend, who is fighting to change the antiquated and ...
Style: cult film, controversial
Plot: prostitute, masturbation, working class, sex worker, brothel, bare breasts, massage, nudity (full frontal - brief), female nudity, transvestite, explicit sex, sex talk
Time: 80s
Place: london
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42%
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Cheech (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Six people, some more depressed than others, living through the worst day of their lives.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, dark humor
Plot: prostitute, pimp, deadly, crimes, murder, who done it, suicide, brothel, suicidal, nudity (full frontal - brief), bare breasts, red bra ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: canada
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Secrets of the Heart (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Portugal, Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Javi and his friend Carlos visit an old house on the outskirts of a small Spanish village. According to his brother Juan this is a haunted house and one can hear the voices of the dead. Later he is intrigued with a room which is always closed (the ...
Style: sincere, touching, emotional, serious, realistic
Plot: friendship, village, family relations, social relations, ghost, love and romance, coming of age, youth, dealing with death, village life, parents and children, family life ...
Time: 90s, 60s, 1960s
Place: europe, spain
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41%
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Slave Widow (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 73 min.
Story: After her husband's suicide, young and beautiful Mitsuko Fuji feels alone and helpless -- until one of her husband's major creditors, Mr. Kito, offers a sympathetic ear and a cancellation of all debts. However, Mitsuko soon learns that ...
Plot: bare breasts, suicide, father son relationship, sex, suicide by drowning, female nudity, widow, nudity (full frontal - brief)
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40%
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Overdose (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Bilbao. The commander of the Guardia Civil, Evaristo Torrecuadrada discovers that his son Paco of 17 years old is a heroin addict. His hope was to see him in the Military Academy. Paco, by differences with his father, runs away from home with a ...
Style: realistic, serious, bleak, rough
Plot: friendship, heroin addiction, prostitute, nudity (full frontal - brief), overdose, juvenile delinquency, buddies, life is a bitch, crimes, youth, drugs/alcohol, friends ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: spain, europe
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Christ Stopped at Eboli (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 150 min.
Story: In the fascist Italy of 1935, a painter trained as a doctor is exiled to a remote region near Eboli. Over time, he learns to appreciate the beauty and wisdom of the peasants, and to overcome his isolation.
Style: thought provoking, uplifting, sincere, touching, realistic ...
Plot: fascism, politics, village, society, hopes, state affairs, life is a bitch, fighting the system, rebellion, against humanity, military, performer's life ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, year 1935, year 1936
Place: italy, europe, new york, spain, rome italy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Color of a Brisk and Leaping Day (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The Yosemite Valley Railroad, which runs through the breathtaking scenery and stunning vistas of Yosemite National Park, is on the brink of failure. The grandson of a Chinese railroad laborer embarks on a romantic, but ultimately doomed, quest to ...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, atmospheric, sincere
Plot: train, racism, escapades, society, obsessive quest, ambition, friends, americana, obsession, against the odds, self discovery, cigar smoking ...
Time: 1940s, 40s
Place: california, usa, pasadena california, washington d.c., new york ...
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Everyone Dies Alone (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Story: When they start losing family members and neighbors due to WWII and the Nazi government's policies, a quiet married couple becomes disillusioned and begins spreading leaflets against the government - a crime punishable by death.
Plot: world war two, gestapo, death, nazi soldier, death penalty, killed in action, fear, anti nazi, postcard, death of son, husband wife relationship, mother ...
Time: year 1940, 1940s
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38%
Fists in the Pocket (1965)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Ale, a deeply disturbed young man subject to seizures, benignly decides to murder members of his dysfunctional family for altruistic reasons.
Style: emotional, gloomy, touching, bleak, serious ...
Plot: epilepsy, murder, dysfunctional family, epileptic, alienation, siblings relations, deadly, life is a bitch, mentally unstable, misfit, family relations, obsession ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: italy, europe
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36%
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
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The Marriage of Maria Braun (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Near the end of World War II, Maria marries Hermann, who is immediately sent off to battle. When the war concludes, Maria believes that Hermann is dead. She starts working at an Allied bar, where she meets American soldier Bill. They start a ...
Style: emotional, psychological, touching, surreal, realistic ...
Plot: infidelity, marriage, world war two, love triangle, post war, lovers reunited, rise to the top, romance, couples, life is a bitch, danger, love and romance ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century, year 1943, 1950s ...
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Madame Olga's Pupils (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Madame Olga is the owner of a luxurious brothel in London, England. One of the brothel's new clients, a young man, falls in love with her. He wishes to have more than sexual relationships with the woman.
Style: sexploitation film
Plot: brothel, sex, sexploitation, female nudity, erotica, prostitute, large breasts, female full frontal nudity, lesbian sex, deep cleavage, bare breasts, older man younger woman sex ...
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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
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Lies My Father Told Me (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
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Plot: black cat, nostalgia, denial, visit, threat to kill, obscene finger gesture, baby boy, bottle, city, rabbi, child protagonist, old man ...
Time: 1920s
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A Map of the World (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Germany
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Style: sincere, gloomy, emotional, disturbing, touching ...
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Time: 90s
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Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA, Canada
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Style: realistic, sentimental, talky, melancholic, semi serious ...
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Time: 1940s, 20th century, 1930s, 30s, 40s
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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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30%
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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 ...
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