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Shogun's Joys of Torture (1968)
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Shogun's Joys of Torture (1968)
Original name: Tokugawa onna keibatsu-shi
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 96 min.
Story: One of the most famous of cult director Ishii Teruo's films. A young magistrate recalls three tales of heinous crimes committed by women and brutal punished that ensued. Not for the faint of heart.
Plot: love, incest, violence, death, female nudity, suicide, torture, monk, geisha, kidnapping, monastery, beach, nun, jealousy, accident, lesbian relationship, justice, tattoo, death sentence, virginity, insanity, judge, brother sister incest, kiss, desperation ...
Time: 1600s
Place: japan, feudal japan, dungeon

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, disturbing, suspenseful and scary films with plots about blood, female nudity, murder, torture, death, violence and sex mostly in Horror, Drama and Crime genres. Some movies like Shogun's Joys of Torture: Inferno of Torture (1969), Hot Springs Geisha (1968), Horrors of Malformed Men (1969), Shogun's Sadism (1976), Demons (1971). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Inferno of Torture (1969)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Japan nineteenth century. High demand for tattooed geisha generates an entire industry for their "production". Europeans pay more for tattooed beauties. Against this background, and considering the gorgeous tattooed women develop the ...
Style: pink cinema, sexploitation film
Plot: chastity belt, tattoo, bondage, torture, bdsm, severed head, mirror, oil, loss of loved one, dead animal, head cut off, ship ...
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Hot Springs Geisha (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A look at the lives of a troupe of geishas working in a small seaside resort town. For the most part, their lives consist of greeting boatloads of oversexed businessmen and providing bawdy entertainment through the evening followed by private ...
Plot: geisha, dying during sex, kidnapping, public bath, peeping tom, resort, alcohol, abandoned baby, tattoo
Place: japan
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Horrors of Malformed Men (1969)
Genre: Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Hirosuke (Teruo Yoshida) , a medical student with almost no recollection of his past, is trapped in an asylum, despite being perfectly sane. After escaping from the loony bin, and being framed for the murder of a circus girl, he spots the photo of a ...
Style: banned film, surprise ending
Plot: poisoning, freakshow, forbidden love, deformity, revenge, funeral, murder, female nudity, masseuse, circus, cat, mad scientist ...
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Shogun's Sadism (1976)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Two short stories set in Edo during the Shogun era. 1. During a time when Christians are persecuted vehemently, Iori falls in love with young Christian girl. When she and her family are captured during a raid, his sadistic master takes her as her ...
Plot: execution, punishment, blood, sadism, violence, torture
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Demons (1971)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Gengobe Satsuma, an exiled samurai cast out as an Asano clan retainer is given a second chance to join his brothers in arms to become the 48th Ronin against the Shogunate. His faithful servant gathers the 100 ryo required for his acceptance. Gengobe ...
Plot: geisha, samurai, exile, ronin, severed arm, sword, coffin, throat slitting, poisoning, violence, tattoo, japanese new wave ...
Place: feudal japan
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Der Todesking: The Death King (1990)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: West Germany
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Seven episodes, each taking place on a different day of the week, on the theme of suicide and violent death.
Style: macabre
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Duration: 249 min.
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Style: suspenseful, serious, bleak, captivating, disturbing ...
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Time: 30s, 40s
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Duration: 80 min.
Story: A young man becomes obsessed with Byleth, the demon of incest, and it leads to an unhealthy infatuation with his sister.
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Style: realistic, disturbing, serious, suspenseful
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The Human Centipede II (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror
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Duration: 91 min.
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Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
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Style: dark
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Country: Japan
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Genre: Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 102 min.
Story: From The King of the Japanese Cult Movie Teruo Ishii! A controversial film in which actual cases that roiled modern-day Japan, including the sarin gas attack by the Aum Shinrikyo Cult, are dramatized with gruesome detail, as the perpetrators of ...
Plot: cult, dismemberment, decapitation, monster, cult leader, hell, infidelity, torture, demon, terrorism, murder, rape ...
Place: japan
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Assault! Jack the Ripper (1976)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Two restaurant employees begin a sexual killing spree after they accidentally kill a hitch hiker and find that murder and mutilation is their mutual aphrodisiac.
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Country: Japan
Duration: 103 min.
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Duration: 96 min.
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Duration: 93 min.
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Duration: 58 min.
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Duration: 108 min.
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Country: Japan
Duration: 99 min.
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Country: Japan
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Style: stylized, atmospheric, bleak, gloomy, scary ...
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Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 67 min.
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Secretary Rope Discipline (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 67 min.
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The Demons (1973)
Genre: Horror
Country: France, Portugal
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A group of nuns become possessed by demons and are then tortured in a dungeon of horrors during the inquisition.
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Country: Japan
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Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: In Medieval England, a sadistic duke plots to kill off all the heirs to the throne of England so he can claim he title crown for himself.
Plot: murder, sex, torture, decapitation, sword, female nudity, funeral, pitchfork, one armed man, duke, hunchback, horse ...
Place: england
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A Chinese Torture Chamber Story II (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 93 min.
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Plot: evil man, cut, fight, death of friend, nipples, decapitation, whip, sword fight, thief, river, sex scene, screaming ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Maleficarum (2011)
Genre: Drama, History, Horror
Country: Bolivia
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Maria Francisca, a wealthy young heiress and her friend Mariana De Castro, a young protestant widow, are accused of witchcraft and taken before the Inquisition of Lima, Peru . Maleficarum is the story of Francisca, a wealthy orphan and Mariana, her ...
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