Movies like Wolves Cry Under the Moon

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Wolves Cry Under the Moon (1997)
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Wolves Cry Under the Moon (1997)
Original name: 國道封閉
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Episodic drama from Taiwan. Was nominated for nine awards at the Golden Horse Film Festival.
Style: road movie, anthology, allegory
Plot: love, teenager, rape, prostitute, thief, assassin, hitman, politics, hijacking, highway, chauffeur, politician, theft, car theft, psychoanalysis, satire, bus, night, cell phone, toilet humor, government, chaos, traffic jam, traffic, isolation ...
Place: taiwan

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and clever films with plots about love, nudity (full frontal - brief), politics, sex, female nudity, love and romance and society mostly in Romance, Drama and Comedy genres. Some movies like Wolves Cry Under the Moon: Dear Ex (2018), Last Night (1998), Love & Anarchy (1973), The Personals (1998), Idlers of the Fertile Valley (1978). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Dear Ex (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When Sanlian's ex-husband passes away, she discovers he has altered his insurance policy, cutting out their son in favor of a stranger named Jay.
Style: captivating, touching, humorous, thought provoking
Plot: gay, love, psychotherapy, love triangle, teenager, loss of loved one, cancer, loss of father, grief, friendship, gay relationship, society ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: taiwan
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Last Night (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Various citizens of Toronto anxiously await the end of the world, which is occurring at the stroke of midnight on New Year's Day. While widower Patrick Wheeler braces for his fate, he meets Sandra, the wife of a businessman who is intent on ...
Style: weird, semi serious, sincere, humorous, surreal ...
Plot: apocalypse, chaos, doomsday, satire, human nature, danger, hopes, existentialism, computer, christmas, solitude, pianist ...
Time: 21st century, future, turn of the century
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
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Love & Anarchy (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Set in Fascist Italy before the outbreak of World War II, the story centers on Giannini's character, an anarchist who stays in a brothel while preparing to kill Benito Mussolini. Giannini's character, while preparing to assassinate ...
Style: clever, offbeat, humorous, witty, realistic ...
Plot: prostitute, assassination, friendship, sexual abuse, chaos and mayhem, sexual relations, fall in love, vengeance, master and servant, love and romance, life is a bitch, politics ...
Time: 1930s, 30s
Place: italy, rome italy, europe
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 7.1
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The Personals (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The Personals is a movie for anyone who hasn't yet found what they're looking for or who remembers how tough it can be to find it. Rene Liu plays an eye doctor who's become disaffected with her present life and is craving something ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, touching, semi serious, realistic
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), looking for love, singleness, thirtysomething life, couples, romance, lifestyle, love and romance, teacher, student, dating, father son relationship ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: taiwan, asia, taipei
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Idlers of the Fertile Valley (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Greece
Duration: 118 min.
Story: In this black comedy, the men in a lovely mansion slowly give in to a kind of terminal sloth after they are freed from the need to actually work. The father takes to his bed after his hernia acts up and never leaves it. Of his three sons, only one ...
Style: allegory
Plot: surrealism, class differences, seduction, female masturbation, maid, bourgeoisie, village, female nudity, sleeping, satire, fondling, mansion ...
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Bulworth (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A suicidally disillusioned liberal politician puts a contract out on himself and takes the opportunity to be bluntly honest with his voters by affecting the rhythms and speech of hip-hop music and culture.
Style: witty, humorous, thought provoking, satirical, clever ...
Plot: politics, liberal, hip hop, political satire, political corruption, senator, interracial romance, insurance, romance, americana, fighting the system, society ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: california, los angeles, usa, beverly hills, united states ...
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You Are the Apple of My Eye (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Adolescence is like a heavy rain. Even though you catch a cold from it, you still look forward to experiencing it once again. Ko-Teng has several close friends who had a crush on Shen Chia-Yi. Those friends of Ko's thus moved in unison from ...
Style: heartbreaking, sentimental, touching, humorous, twists and turns
Plot: high school, first love, love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, graduation, high school friends, fight, high school sweetheart, apple, nickname, wedding, flashback ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, year 1994, year 1997
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Off the Map (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Finland
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Career woman finds out that her boyfriend is living a secret double life. She finds a bag of money and decides to make a run for it. She is accompanied by a little girl who is also on a run from her criminal step-father. Together they're trying ...
Style: road movie
Plot: swimming, newborn baby, bare breasts, on the run, pregnancy, nude, real estate agent, kiss, breasts, girl, tractor, old car ...
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62%
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Larks on a String (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Set in the late 1940s, the film concerns the treatment of suspect "bourgeois elements", a professor, a saxophonist, and a milkman, who are put to work in a junkyard for rehabilitation.
Style: banned, serious, realistic, gloomy, touching ...
Plot: politics, satire, mind control, against the rules, romance, confined, love and romance, society, isolation, prison life, couple relations, against the odds ...
Time: 50s, 40s, 1940s, 1950s
Place: europe, czech republic, central europe, czechoslovakia, prague
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A Night of Love (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In a small European country, the king is scheduled to visit a small, quiet and "safe" village. It turns out that while the village may indeed be small, it's neither as quiet nor as safe as it's expected to be.
Style: witty, humorous, clever, sexual, sexy ...
Plot: small town, revolution, political unrest, small town life, village life, village, state affairs, deadly, society, assassination, dishonesty, romance ...
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 74 min.
Story: No overview found
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Children of the Revolution (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A man (Richard Roxburgh) the Australian government blames for 1990s political woes blames his mother (Judy Davis), a communist Stalin seduced in 1951.
Style: humorous, clever, suspense, biting, realistic ...
Plot: satire, politics, revolution, pregnancy, torture, josef stalin, dark humor, farce, rebelliousness, parents and children, political unrest, campaign ...
Time: 80s, 50s, 60s, 70s, 20th century ...
Place: australia, russia, latvia, cambodia, sydney australia ...
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One-Way to Tomorrow (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Turkey
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two strangers meet on a journey from Ankara to Izmir. Although having a rough start, their relationship takes a different path when they realize they have to confront themselves and would like to clean the slate as they get to know each other.
Style: road movie
Plot: infidelity, taxi, love, wedding, drink, travel, nudity (full frontal - brief), sex on a train, sex scene, netflix, train
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55%
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L-O-V-E. (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Four love stories by four talented Taiwanese first-time directors – well-known lyrist, Vincent Fang Wenshan; TV host, Huang Zijiao; online novelist, Jiu BaDao; and commercial director, Chen Yixian.
Style: anthology
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Country: Russia
Duration: 143 min.
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Style: anthology, psychological, contemplative, atmospheric, captivating
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Place: moscow russia
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Sunday Lovers (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
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Duration: 125 min.
Story: A sex comedy anthology containing four stories, each from a different country (England, France, USA and Italy). "An Englishman's Home" "The French Method" "Armando's Notebook" "Skippy"
Style: anthology, sexy
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Sweden
Duration: 105 min.
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Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Rheinhardt, a cynical drifter, gets a job as an announcer for right-wing radio station WUSA in New Orleans. Rheinhardt is content to parrot WUSA's reactionary editorial stance on the air, even if he doesn't agree with it. Rheinhardt finds ...
Style: suspenseful, contemplative, serious, realistic, allegory
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Time: 60s, 20th century
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Dead Frequency (2010)
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Duration: 78 min.
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Country: West Germany
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Style: cynical, humorous, semi serious, realistic, biting ...
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40%
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Country: Chile, Mexico, Spain
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When the Chilean officials lift the ban on harvesting the shellfish "el loco" (which purportedly is an aphrodisiac) in the seaside village of Puerto Gala greed and lust take hold. Greed is embodied by Carlos Maldonato, "El ...
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Frida - Straight from the Heart (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Norway
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Frida, aged 13, has discovered a book by psychoanalyst Erich Fromm called "The art of loving". Using it as a reference she sets out to better the love lives of her family and friends. But love works in mysterious ways...
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39%
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 86 min.
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Style: sexy, humorous, suspenseful, sincere, suspense
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39%
Sammy and Rosie Get Laid (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Sammy and Rosie are an unconventional middle-class London married couple. They live in the midst of inner-city chaos, surround themselves with intellectual street people, and sleep with everybody - except each other! Things become interesting when ...
Style: talky, suspense, clever, humorous, witty ...
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Time: 80s
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36%
Bellas de noche (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Mexico
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The Boxer Germán Bronco Torres loses his license, and works as bouncer at the cabaret El Pirulí, where he falls for the fichera Carmen, and befriends of the pimp Margarito Fuensanta El Vaselinas, who lost a bet and has to pay to a gangsters. For ...
Style: sex comedy
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36%
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Starter for 10 (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In 1985, against the backdrop of Thatcherism, Brian Jackson enrolls in the University of Bristol, a scholarship boy from seaside Essex with a love of knowledge for its own sake and a childhood spent watching "University Challenge," a ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, touching, witty ...
Audience: chick flick, teens, girls' night
Plot: politics, marijuana, coming of age, social differences, party, student, university, buddies, youth, love and romance, couple relations, working class ...
Time: 80s, 70s
Place: england, europe, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.2
 16
Shiba (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A multi-lingual tour guide who owns multiple passports one day drives his wife and daughter to a desolate seashore town and checks in a secluded, spacious, ruins-like hotel. From that moment on, he throws himself into gambling, tossing the dice with ...
Plot: mother daughter relationship, sex, village, murder, gambling, death, seaside, prostitute, hotel manager, cultural difference, father daughter relationship, brother sister relationship ...
Place: taiwan
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Etiquette for Mistresses (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Philippines
Duration: 122 min.
Story: A story and friendship of five wealthy and successful women Georgia, Chloe, Stella, Charley, and the newest in the group Ina. The four older women take Ina under their wing as they teach her the "rules" in their "secret" world. ...
Style: twists and turns, surprise ending, humorous, feel good, light ...
Plot: love triangle, mistress, paranoia, husband wife relationship, politics, deception, politician, friendship between girls, betrayal, jealousy, feud, businesswoman ...
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Perez Family (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: In the midst of the Mariel boat lift -- a hurried exodus of refugees from Cuba going to America -- an immigration clerk accidentally presumes that dissident Juan Raul Perez and Dorita Evita Perez are married. United by their last name and a mutual ...
Style: touching, sentimental, humorous, light, sweet ...
Plot: mistaken identity, immigration, prostitute, political prisoner, destiny, romance, family relations, society, human nature, politics, immigrants, reunion ...
Time: 80s
Place: cuba, usa, miami, latin america, florida
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