Movies like El Censor

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El Censor (1995)
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El Censor (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Close-up to the man who censored films during the military dictatorship in Argentina, slightly inspired by the infamous Miguel Paulino Tato.
Plot: censorship, movie business, period piece, gay, homosexual, dictatorship, scissors, filmmaking, film making

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out experimental, avant garde, cult film and psychological films with plots about gay, homosexual, gay interest, male nudity, lgbt, nudity (full frontal - brief) and sex mostly in Drama, Comedy and War genres. Some movies like El Censor: The Frontier (1991), Uncut (1997), Manderley (1981), Amazing Grace (1992), End of the Century (2019). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Frontier (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile, Spain
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A Chilean teacher, Ramiro, is sentenced to internal exile in a southern town where tidal waves often appear. He falls for a woman, Maite, whose father asks him to take her away. Although he gets his freedom he doesn't leave and when the water ...
Plot: female nudity, surrealism, absurd humor, protest, sex, male nudity, buried treasure, raft, politics, scuba diving, car, camera ...
Place: chile
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95%
 5.4
 97
Uncut (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Freely drawing from a variety of film genres, including musicals, the sudsy melodramas and documentaries and combing them with a free-flowing narrative and bright pop-art sensibilities, this hard-hitting experimental romp from Canadian filmmaker ...
Plot: gay interest, censorship, circumcision, gay lead character, homosexual, gay
Time: 70s
Place: canada
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95%
 4.8
 11
Manderley (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 103 min.
Story: This is the story of three homosexuals who decide to spend the summer together at the cottage that the parents of one of them have in Santander. The film shows naturally a series of attitudes then considered shocking and even unnatural.
Plot: gay, lgbt, male nudity, gay interest, nudity (full frontal - brief)
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72%
 6.4
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Amazing Grace (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: Israel
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A drama about two families, each with a gay son. Jonathan is splitting from Miki because the more experienced Miki is playing around. Then Jonathan sees Thomas, the son and grandson of his neighbors, who is back in Israel after failing to make it as ...
Plot: gay, mother, gay interest, drug, drugs, israeli, erotic fantasy, masturbation, gay teenager, homosexuality, homosexual, aids ...
Place: israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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End of the Century (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Two men meet in Barcelona and after spending a day together they realize that they have already met twenty years ago.
Plot: gay, lgbt, male nudity, memory, swimming, cruise, shower, flashback, taking a photograph, man undressing, boxer shorts, male underwear ...
Place: madrid, barcelona, barcelona spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Dawn of a Filmmaker: The Keisuke Kinoshita Story (2013)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Japan
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Keisuke Kinoshita sits easily alongside Ozu, Kurosawa and Naruse as one of Japan’s most respected legends of cinema. Made to commemorate the centenary of Kinoshita’s birth, this biographical drama chronicles formative hardships and personal ...
Plot: world war two, movie business, censorship, wheelbarrow, courage, evacuation, air raid, sick mother, filmmaking, film making
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65%
Darker Secrets:  Sideline Secrets II (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: PETER a young traffic cop, is asked to look through hours of sex tapes the late psychiatrist Dr Tyler and his associate Detective Cunningham made of his unwilling male patients. Having both been killed in the first film they have left behind ...
Plot: gay, sex, male nudity, homosexual, pubic hair, erotica, nudity (full frontal - brief)
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
David im Wunderland (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 103 min.
Story: 15-year-old David lives with his family and around another hundred Jacobins in a closed community in Germany. The monotonous life of this early Christian community consists of pray.
Plot: shower, teenager, masturbation, friendship, gay, homosexual, nudity (full frontal - brief), gay interest, amish
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60%
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Three Bewildered People in the Night (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: David, Craig and Alicia are a triangle of young lovers who find angst and despair as they sort out their feelings and sexuality in a late-night coffee shop.
Plot: bowling, infidelity, love triangle, homosexual, shower, gay kiss, photographer, coffee shop, gay
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Japan Japan (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Israel, Germany
Duration: 65 min.
Story: Fresh out of the Israeli army, gay 19-year-old Imri moves to Tel-Aviv, but he's got a bad case of "yellow fever" and dreams of relocating to Japan. When he's not searching for porn, Imri hangs with his friend, works a low-paying ...
Style: queer cinema, yaoi
Plot: homosexual, teenage boy, gay, gay sex, teenager, migration, cigarette smoking, sex scene, gay slur, wandering, video, traffic ...
Place: tel aviv israel, israel, japan, middle east, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 4.7
 107
Raising Heroes (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Josh and Paul want to adopt Nickie, the child of Paul's recently deceased friend Susan. Susan's mother opposes gays' adopting, and Monday is the final court date. On Friday, Josh stops by a market for milk and glimpses a Mob hit. ...
Plot: gay parent, gay adoption, gay, lgbt, gay interest, gay lead character, gay father, adoption, homosexual, gay couple, gay relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The School We Went To (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: Iran
Story: Directed by Dariush Mehrjui.
Style: banned
Plot: student protest, controversy, repression, boys' school, school play, censorship, student
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Twice a Man (1964)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 49 min.
Story: A reworking of the myth of Hippolytus, in which a chaste youth rejects the incestuous advances of his mother and is saved from death by a caring physician.
Style: avant garde, experimental
Plot: gay, avant-garde, incest, greek mythology, lgbt, suicide, male homosexuality, family relations, gay interest, homosexuality, gay relationship, gay lead character ...
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56%
Suicide Service (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 109 min.
Story: The motivations of two men running an illegal assisted suicide service to help relieve suffering change with the the appearance of two very different women in their lives.
Style: neo noir
Plot: homosexual, male nudity, cancer, murder, gay, moral ambiguity, love, bisexual, euthanasia
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56%
1st Time 16mm (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Portugal
Story: Miguel, a debutant director, and his young team live a series of tribulations during the shootings of their first film, which unrolls between Lisbon, Venice, Paris and Madrid.
Style: experimental
Plot: movie business, award, portuguese, cult, film within a film, filmmaking, film making
Place: portugal
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55%
 5.3
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Starlet (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Two seedy producers work to make a star out of a former stag-film actress while an aging rival conspires to ruin her.
Style: psychotronic, cult film
Plot: movie business, starlet, nudity (full frontal - brief), sexploitation, actress, female nudity, film making, filmmaking
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Bulldog In The White House (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: "Bulldog in the Whitehouse" takes political satire to obscene new heights: portraying the Bush administration as a cabal of lustful and traitorous gay men who are too busy having sex to notice the empire crumbling down around them. An ...
Plot: gay, press conference, male nudity, pubic hair, explicit sex, anal sex, oral sex, gay interest
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.6
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Phoenix (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Inspired by Michelangelo Antonioni's 1961 classic L'Avventura, Michael Akers' "PHOENIX" is infused with symbolism and a sexy spark. Dylan Wells (Chad Edward Bartley) has a good job, a great apartment and an exciting ...
Plot: gay, shower, infidelity, male nurse, birthday, love triangle, double life, man in bathtub, male in shower, male in bathtub, bathtub, gay director
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53%
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The Man in Her Life (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Selya is disappointed with Bobby who only wants sex but no real relationship nor marriage. So she leaves and decides to marry the gay Ramon who, she is convinced, is definitely different.
Plot: lgbt, homosexual, sex, female nudity, gay, teacher, nudity (full frontal - brief), gay interest
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.7
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Gossenkind (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: prostitute, hustler, male prostitute, stepfather, gay, homosexual, male rape, gay teenager, sex with a minor, sex
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Night of the Wolf (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina
Duration: 77 min.
Story: A mythical journey of the customs of homosexuality.
Style: lgbt cinema, gay cinema, homoerotic, sexy, light ...
Plot: gay interest, gay, homosexual, 25 year old, gay protagonist, homoeroticism, erotica, love, romance, love and romance, couples, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century
Place: argentina
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Black Biscuit (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Featuring today's modern outlaws - These are the outsiders of society. And their all stars. Director Fabrizio Federico has created a fact feature film about money, sex, dignity, and dreams. A group of misfit outsiders all face the difficult ...
Style: experimental, cult film, underground film, avant garde
Plot: underground, movie business, maverick
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49%
University of Laughs (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 121 min.
Story: In pre-war Japan, a government censor tries to make the writer for a theater troupe alter his comedic script. As they work with and against each other, the script ends up developing in unexpected ways.
Plot: censorship, role playing, repression, army, world war two, battle of wits, perfection, satire, corridor, theatre play, theater
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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My Fair Son (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: China
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When young art student Ray moves in with his estranged businessman father after years of separation, the two tentatively begin to reconcile their many differences -- including Ray's revelation that he's gay, which his father struggles to ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, sincere, touching
Plot: gay, dysfunctional family, single father, father son estrangement, father son relationship, homosexual, chess, nudity (full frontal - brief), sleeping nude, homosexuality, employer employee relationship, male nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.8
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Open Bodies (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 47 min.
Story: Born to a North African father and a French mother, 18-year-old Parisian high school senior Rémi works part-time in an Arab grocery store while studying management and commerce. He responds to a school ad seeking subjects for a film, and Marc, who ...
Plot: gay interest, gay, male nudity, gay subtext, lgbt, teenager, bisexuality, wig, coming of age, homosexual, arab
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Unknown Cyclist (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A man's dying wish is for the people in his life to participate in a 450-mile charity bicycle ride through Northern California.
Plot: riding a bicycle, cycling, loss of lover, coast, lsd, shower, homosexual, aids, coming out, ash scattering, widow, gay
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Coming Out (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Yo is a gay college student who doesn't have the courage to come out to his friends and family.
Plot: gay, coming out, gay subtext, lgbt, secret, crush, melancholy, gay interest, unrequited love, sexual repression, coming of age, university ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Tropic Pathway (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina, Brazil
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Film about the writer Manuel Puig and the years he spent in Río de Janeiro.
Plot: lgbt, literature, exile, homosexual, gay interest, writers, gay
Place: argentina, brazil
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45%
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Destiny (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: Guinea, France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Though gay-themed stories about "coming out" and accepting one's sexuality are not uncommon in Western countries, such tales are still rare in many conservative African nations. Considered a ground-breaking film in its native Guinea, ...
Plot: gay teenager, gay, lgbt, black lgbt, male homosexuality, gay slur, gay interest, female nudity, interracial sex, coming out, homosexual, homosexuality ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
Place: west africa, africa
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44%
 5.1
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First Taste (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 64 min.
Story: The title "Binyag" translates to 'loss of innocence,' and this little-known film from the Philippenes shows, very effectively, the process in which one young person loses his own innocence. A boy living a quiet, picturesque life ...
Plot: countryside, gay interest, oral sex, village, male nudity, beach, homosexual, sex, gay, skinny dipping
Place: the philippines, manila philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%