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Edo Porn (1981)
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Edo Porn (1981)
Original name: 北斎漫画
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Japan
Duration: 119 min.
Story: The world-famous woodblock artist Hokusai, a widower in need of a steady income, lives with his daughter Oei in the house of his friend Bakin.
Style: jidai geki
Plot: love, painter, friendship, writers, model, obsession, death, female nudity, art, suicide, mistress, unrequited love, buddhism, seduction, career, octopus, poet, jealousy, wealth, teenage girl, bathhouse, poverty, mirror, manga, fall in love ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s
Place: japan, mount fuji

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, captivating and atmospheric films with plots about death, nudity (full frontal - brief), female nudity, art, obsession, artist and painter mostly in Drama, Biography and History genres. Some movies like Edo Porn: Leopardi (2014), Andrei Rublev (1966), Mr. Turner (2014), Colette (2018), Macbeth (1971). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Mishima: A Life in Four Chapters (1985)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A fictional account of the life of Japanese author Yukio Mishima told in four parts. The first three parts relate events in three of his novels: The temple of the Golden Pavilion, Kyoko's House, and Runaway Horses. The last part depicts the ...
Style: surreal, atmospheric, serious, stylized, realistic ...
Plot: friendship, rebellion, emperor, radical, nationalism, suicide, state affairs, writer's life, tragic hero, political unrest, lifestyle, rebelliousness ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: japan, mount fuji, tokyo, kyoto japan
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Leopardi (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Italy
Duration: 143 min.
Story: A luminously beautiful biopic of the celebrated eighteenth-century Italian poet, essayist and philosopher Giacomo Leopardi, who created immortal verse whilst struggling with a debilitating illness.
Style: serious, psychological, realistic, captivating, romanticism
Plot: poet, poetry, writer's life, prodigy, society, family problems, enlightenment, unrequited love, father son relationship, studying, isolation, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 19th century
Place: italy, europe, rome italy, southern italy, naples italy ...
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Egon Schiele: Death and the Maiden (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Austria, Luxembourg
Duration: 110 min.
Story: At the beginning of the 20th Century Egon Schiele is one of the most provocative artists in Vienna. His life and work are driven by beautiful women and an era that is coming to an end. Two women will have a lasting impact on him - his sister and ...
Style: serious, captivating, realistic, touching, non-linear
Plot: painter, trial, love, model, terminal illness, art exhibition, money problems, posing nude, death of brother, female nudity, masturbation, pregnant teenager ...
Time: 1910s, year 1918
Place: vienna
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65%
 8.1
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Andrei Rublev (1966)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 165 min.
Story: An expansive Russian drama, this film focuses on the life of revered religious icon painter Andrei Rublev. Drifting from place to place in a tumultuous era, the peace-seeking monk eventually gains a reputation for his art. But after Rublev witnesses ...
Style: atmospheric, gloomy, epic, stylized, realistic ...
Plot: monk, christianity, artist, human spirit, social misfits, hopes, horse, prince, painting, greek, invasion, monastery ...
Time: 15th century, middle ages, 1400s
Place: russia, moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Mr. Turner (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, France, Germany, USA
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Eccentric British painter J.M.W. Turner lives his last 25 years with gusto and secretly becomes involved with a seaside landlady, while his faithful housekeeper bears an unrequited love for him.
Style: sincere, captivating, enigmatic, meditative, stylized ...
Plot: painter, estrangement, ambition, society, couple relations, love and romance, elderly, aging, painting, eccentricity, art, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1840s, victorian era, 1820s ...
Place: london, england, holland
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42%
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Colette (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, USA, France, Hungary, Netherlands
Duration: 111 min.
Story: French novelist, Colette, overcomes an abusive marriage to emerge as a leading writer in her country and a candidate for the Nobel Prize in Literature.
Style: intellectual, based on true events, inspirational, lyrical, captivating
Plot: novelist, female protagonist, female writer, lesbian relationship, ghost writer, nobel prize, exploitation, bisexuality, lesbian sex, husband wife relationship, money, infidelity ...
Time: 19th century, 1900s, 1890s, 20th century
Place: paris france, france
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39%
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Macbeth (1971)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 140 min.
Story: A ruthlessly ambitious Scottish lord siezes the throne with the help of his scheming wife and a trio of witches.
Style: atmospheric, disturbing, bleak, captivating, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, betrayal, ambition, ghost, prophecy, rise and fall, rise to power, throne, supernatural ability, state affairs, blind ambition, couple relations ...
Time: 11th century, middle ages, 70s
Place: scotland, england, europe
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39%
Camille Claudel (1988)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 158 min.
Story: The life of Camille Claudel, a french scupltor who becomes the apprentice of Auguste Rodin and later his lover. Her passion for her art and Rodin drive her further away from reason and rationality.
Style: emotional, disturbing, captivating, serious, atmospheric ...
Plot: obsession, mental illness, sculptor, fall in love, love and romance, love affair, couples, actor's life, couple relations, destructive relationship, romance, brother sister relationship ...
Time: 19th century
Place: france, paris france
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38%
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My Life and Times With Antonin Artaud (1993)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: May, 1946, in Paris young poet Jacques Prevel meets Antonin Artaud, the actor, artist, and writer just released from a mental asylum. Over ten months, we follow the mad Artaud from his cruel coaching of an actress in his "theatre of ...
Style: melancholic, complex, enigmatic, harsh, cerebral ...
Plot: death, cancer, poetry, writers, love, drinking, singing, rain, undressing, sex, rape, cafe ...
Place: paris france, tokyo
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The Wife of Seishu Hanaoka (1967)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Japan
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The disturbing story of a physician who conducted the first operation with general anaesthetic, and the women in his life who are both so determined to win his love that they volunteer as subjects for his experiments
Style: jidai geki
Plot: devotion, feud, loss of eyesight, cancer, medical, rivalry, husband wife relationship, mother son relationship, human experimentation
Time: 18th century, 1790s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.3
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The Libertine (2004)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK, Australia
Duration: 114 min.
Story: The story of John Wilmot, a.k.a. the Earl of Rochester, a 17th century poet who famously drank and debauched his way to an early grave, only to earn posthumous critical acclaim for his life's work.
Style: stylized, serious, melancholic, atmospheric, surreal ...
Plot: temptation, infidelity, alcoholic, sex, poet, actor's life, love and romance, libertine, dying words, fired from the job, dying, dysfunctional marriage ...
Time: 17th century
Place: england, london, europe
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37%
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Becket (1964)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 148 min.
Story: King Henry II of England has trouble with the Church. When the Archbishop of Canterbury dies, he has a brilliant idea. Rather than appoint another pious cleric loyal to Rome and the Church, he will appoint his old drinking and wenching buddy, Thomas ...
Style: epic, tense, talky, thought provoking, clever ...
Plot: bishop, friendship, betrayal, politics, archbishop, society, rise and fall, introspection, dishonesty, royal family, rivalry, state affairs ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: england, europe, france, london, rome italy ...
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37%
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Afterimage (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Poland
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In 1945, as Stalin sets his hands over Poland, famous painter Wladislaw Strzeminski refuses to compromise on his art with the doctrines of social realism. Persecuted, expelled from his chair at the University, he's eventually erased from the ...
Style: avant garde, twist ending, sentimental, captivating, educational film ...
Plot: art, painting, artist, legal system, life, censorship, father daughter relationship, one legged man, sculpture, professor, teacher student relationship, loss of mother ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 1940s, year 1952
Place: poland
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36%
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Artemisia (1997)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: France, Italy, Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Artemisia Gentileschi (1593-1653) was one of the first well-known female painters. The movie tells the story of her youth, when she was guided and protected by her father, the painter Orazio Gentileschi. Her professional curiosity about the male ...
Style: factual, sexy, sexual, erotic, serious ...
Plot: loss of virginity, defloration, virgin, virginity, painter, first sexual experience, first sex, love affair, love and romance, legal, sexual abuse, performer's life ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s, renaissance, 70s
Place: rome italy, italy, europe
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35%
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Edvard Munch (1974)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Mystery, Romance
Country: Sweden, Norway
Duration: 210 min.
Story: A biographical film about the Norwegian Expressionist painter Edvard Munch. It was originally created as a three-part miniseries co-produced by the Norwegian and Swedish state television networks, but subsequently gained an American theatrical ...
Style: realistic, atmospheric, serious, psychological, stylized ...
Plot: expressionism, painter, family problems, couples, haunted by the past, prodigy, rebelliousness, society, obsession, artists and showbiz, unfulfillment, rising to stardom ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s, 1900s, 1890s, 1870s ...
Place: norway, germany, paris france, berlin germany, copenhagen ...
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Vincent & Theo (1990)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: France, Netherlands, UK, Germany, Italy, USA
Duration: 140 min.
Story: The tragic story of Vincent van Gogh broadened by focusing as well on his brother Theodore, who helped support Vincent. Based on the letters written between the two.
Style: touching, psychological, scenic, based on true events, realistic ...
Plot: obsession, painter, brother brother relationship, life is a bitch, mentally unstable, prodigy, genius, drawing, famous painting, art, art gallery, artist ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, 80s
Place: holland, europe, paris france, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.9
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Miss Potter (2006)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK, USA, Isle Of Man
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The story of Beatrix Potter, the author of the beloved and best-selling children's book, "The Tale of Peter Rabbit", and her struggle for love, happiness and success.
Style: sentimental, touching, serious, realistic, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: writer's life, rabbit, family relations, first love, snobbism, lifestyle, forbidden love, success, social differences, fall in love, unsupportive parent, couple relations ...
Time: 1900s, 1910s, 19th century, 20th century, 90s ...
Place: england, london, europe, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
A Man for All Seasons (1966)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A Man for All Seasons is the filmed version of the life of Thomas More. An English man comes to Sir Thomas More to ask if he can divorce his wife since King Henry VIII has made it illegal. Sir Thomas More stands up in opposition to the King even ...
Style: talky, contemplative, realistic, serious, captivating ...
Plot: idealism, treason, execution, ambition, period piece, decapitation, oath, betrayal, state affairs, hopes, uninhibited rivalry, blind ambition ...
Time: 16th century, renaissance
Place: england, europe, rome italy, new york
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35%
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Van Gogh (1991)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 158 min.
Story: In late spring, 1890, Vincent moves to Auvers-sur-Oise, near Paris, under the care of Dr. Gachet, living in a humble inn. Fewer than 70 days later, Vincent dies from a self-inflicted gunshot wound. We see Vincent at work, painting landscapes and ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, contemplative, realistic, gloomy ...
Plot: prostitute, unfulfillment, love and romance, life is a bitch, social misfits, society, human nature, mentally unstable, tragic love, siblings relations, down on your luck, obsession ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: france, europe, paris france
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35%
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Cezanne and I (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Belgium, France
Duration: 117 min.
Story: They loved each other with the ardor of thirteen-year-old boys. Rebellion and curiosity, hopes and doubts, girls and dreams of glory – they shared it all. Paul was rich, Emile poor. They went skinny-dipping, drank absinthe, starved, only to ...
Plot: friendship, female director, writers, nudity (full frontal - brief), female nudity, infidelity, female full frontal nudity, skull, boat, schoolyard, end of friendship, seaside ...
Time: 1890s, 1860s, 19th century, 1870s, 1880s
Place: paris france, south of france
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34%
Anton Chekhov 1890 (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Summer 1890. In order to make some money to feed his family, Anton Chekhov, modest physician, wrote short stories for newspapers to sign Antosha Tchékhonté. Important characters, writer and editor, just make him aware of his talent. His situation ...
Style: serious, realistic, psychological, captivating, gloomy
Plot: writer's life, literature, tuberculosis, couple relations, life is a bitch, obsession, convict, infidelity, writers, family relations, siblings relations, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 19th century
Place: russia
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34%
Gods and Monsters (1998)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: It's 1957, and Whale's heyday as the director of "Frankenstein," "Bride of Frankenstein" and "The Invisible Man" is long behind him. Retired and a semi-recluse, he lives his days accompanied only by images ...
Style: psychological, captivating, sentimental, melancholic, enigmatic ...
Plot: gardener, friendship, seduction, maid, haunted by the past, homosexuality, introspection, artists and showbiz, naivete, art, death, dirty old man ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: los angeles, usa, california, pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Total Eclipse (1995)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France, Belgium
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Young, wild poet Arthur Rimbaud and his mentor Paul Verlaine engage in a fierce, forbidden romance while feeling the effects of a hellish artistic lifestyle.
Style: sexy, sexual, psychological, serious, contemplative ...
Plot: gay, lgbt, poet, infidelity, mentor, pregnancy, romance, gay teenager, gay sex, tragic love, prodigy, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: paris france, france, europe, holland, london ...
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34%
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Machuca (2004)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Chile, Spain, UK, France
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Santiago, capital of Chile during the Marxist government of elected, highly controversial president Salvador Allende. Father McEnroe supports his leftist views by introducing a program at the prestigious "collegio" (Catholic prep school) ...
Style: touching, emotional, sincere, thought provoking, serious ...
Plot: friendship, politics, classmate, childhood, poverty, sexual initiation, demonstration, historical event, communism, social differences, political unrest, society ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1973
Place: chile, latin america, santiago de chile, santiago chile, south america ...
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34%
An Actor's Revenge (1963)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 115 min.
Story: While performing in a touring kabuki troupe, leading female impersonator Yukinojo comes across the three men who drove his parents to suicide twenty years earlier, and plans his revenge, firstly by seducing the daughter of one of them, secondly by ...
Style: stylized, atmospheric, serious, offbeat, psychological ...
Plot: obsession, revenge, samurai, sword fight, obsessive quest, loss of fortune, uninhibited rivalry, parents and children, artists and showbiz, crimes, fall in love, friendship ...
Time: 19th century, 1930s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.3
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First Man (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 141 min.
Story: A look at the life of the astronaut, Neil Armstrong, and the legendary space mission that led him to become the first man to walk on the Moon on July 20, 1969.
Style: based on true events, suspense, factual, disturbing, exciting ...
Plot: moon landing, space exploration, test pilot, space mission, astronaut, space travel, moon, nasa, historical event, human in outer space, husband wife relationship, loss of child ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, year 1966, 20th century, year 1962 ...
Place: usa, florida, california, houston texas
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33%
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Zen (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 127 min.
Story: In the early 1200s, Dogen brought Chinese Zen philosophy to Japan, and established the Japanese Zen sect of Buddhism. He taught that a person was capable of realizing Buddhahood within himself, by way of Zazen. Zazen is extended hours of sitting and ...
Style: psychological, atmospheric, contemplative, captivating
Plot: buddhism, zen, enlightenment, buddhist monk, religion, poverty, abstinence, meditation, teaching, society, self discovery, death ...
Time: 13th century
Place: japan, china
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33%
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Painted Fire (2002)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: South Korea
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The struggles of an artist. Jang Seung-up (1843-1897), also called Owon, focusing on the years 1882 to 1897, when Korea was in political upheaval, caught between China and Japan, the conservative dynasty dying, and peasant revolt at hand. Jang, born ...
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, sentimental, melancholic
Plot: politics, actor's life, hopes, rise to the top, human spirit, power relations, ambition, rich and poor, artists and showbiz, life is a bitch, love and romance, alcohol abuse ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s, 1890s, turn of the century, 1880s ...
Place: korea, asia, china, japan, south korea
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32%
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Klimt (2006)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Austria, France, Germany, UK
Duration: 131 min.
Story: A portrait of Austrian artist Gustav Klimt whose lavish, sexual paintings came to symbolize the art nouveau style of the late 19th and early 20th century.
Style: stylized, thought provoking, based on true events, realistic, serious ...
Plot: painter, artist, obsession, prodigy, sexual relations, lifestyle, ambition, society, against the rules, painting, dying man, dying ...
Time: 20th century, 19th century, turn of the century, year 1918
Place: austria, paris france, france, europe, vienna
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32%
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Mad Love (2001)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Spain, Italy, Portugal, France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The love story who transformed Juana I de Castilla, Queen of Spain, into Juana "The mad". The tragic fate of a Queen madly in love to an unfaithful husband, Felipe el Hermoso, Archduke of Austria.
Style: captivating, sexy, serious, melancholic, gothic ...
Plot: betrayal, love and romance, intrigue, politics, infidelity, obsession, tragic hero, couple relations, rivalry, state affairs, isolation, society ...
Time: 1500s, 1920s, 18th century
Place: spain, austria, europe, portugal, flanders ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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