Movies like Elena's Redemption

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Elena's Redemption (1996)
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Elena's Redemption (1996)
Original name: Abot-Kamay Ang Pangarap
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The film is based on the true story of a maid who was either seduced or raped and made pregnant by her Chinese employer; the baby was either killed by the employer's wife or by her own hand, depending on who you talk to.
Plot: rape, maid, mad doctor, money, betrayal, seduction, wealth, baby, letter, province, shame, provincial, lawsuit, flashback, bribe, abuse of power
Place: the philippines

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Most similar movies to Elena's Redemption

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, captivating, psychological and disturbing films with plots about rape, murder, female nudity, sex, nudity (full frontal - brief), erotica and death mostly in Drama, Crime and Action genres. Some movies like Elena's Redemption: The Tillers (2008), Tatlo... Magkasalo (1998), She Said No (1990), Batas Ng Lansangan (2002), Grahan (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Tillers (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Philippines
Story: The plot of the movie unfolds through the testimonials of three young sisters: Uring, Luray, and Elya, who recount the grisly sexual molestation they experienced from their adoptive father Timo. The title was taken from the sisters' work as ...
Style: touching, suspenseful, psychological, sentimental
Plot: abusive father, stepfather stepdaughter relationship, rape, police interrogation, sister sister relationship, countryside, child abuse, police, death, rock, alcoholic, rooster ...
Place: the philippines
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Tatlo... Magkasalo (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Elsie has a mistress named Alice. Tito has a mistress named Susan. Tito and Elsie are married to each other and expecting a baby!
Plot: lesbian sex, gays and lesbians, lesbian romance, lesbian lover, neighbor, baby, chase, lesbianism, funeral, construction, office, cancer ...
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.1
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She Said No (1990)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A successful career woman is raped by a prominent lawyer. However, when she takes the case to court, it results in a hung jury. When the DA's office declines to retry the case, the lawyer opts to sue the woman for malicious prosecution and ...
Style: suspense
Plot: rape, lifetime, courtroom, lawyer, sexual abuse, mental illness, woman in danger, anger, police, defamation, accusation, miscarriage of justice ...
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24%
Batas Ng Lansangan (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Army Major RUBEN MEDRANO was once a part of an elite anti-kidnapping task force. An unfortunate incident during an operation got him suspended and sent back to Manila. There he tries to renew ties with his daughter MARISSA who has been living with ...
Plot: gangsters, assassin, military officer, murder, father daughter relationship, revenge, drug dealer
Place: the philippines
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22%
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 5.2
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Grahan (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The widowed Chief Minister Jagdish Acharya lives an opulent lifestyle along with his daughter, Sunita and son, Sanjay. One day he gets a phone call from the Police Commissioner informing him that a woman has filed a FIR of rape against Sanjay
Style: disturbing, realistic, psychological, suspenseful, serious
Plot: rape victim, rape, courtroom drama, lawyer, justice, injustice, redemption, court, abuse of power, death
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 6.4
 449
Gina (1975)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A beautiful stripper hires renowned criminals to exact revenge on those who raped her in her motel room.
Style: neo noir
Plot: rape revenge, rape and revenge, rape, gang rape, small town, revenge, girl, female nudity, stripper, snowmobile
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20%
Pleasures of the Flesh (1965)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A corrupt businessman blackmails the lovelorn reprobate Atsushi into watching over his suitcase full of embezzled cash while he serves a jail sentence. Rather than wait for the man to retrieve his money, however, Atsushi decides to spend it all in ...
Style: serious, tense, suspenseful, captivating, sexy ...
Plot: murder, prison, criminal heroes, obsession, embezzlement, betrayal, dishonesty, political corruption, materialism, jail, money, rape ...
Time: 60s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Act of Revenge (1989)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A dying man gives his lawyer a tape that manipulates her into taking a posthumous revenge on those who made his life Hell.
Style: erotic, sexploitation film
Plot: murder, alcohol abuse, rape, vengeance, rape and murder, heroin, revenge, seduction, sexploitation, unfaithful husband, female nudity, rape revenge ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
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 6.2
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Cry Rape (1973)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A man who is arrested for rape swears it wasn't him but somebody who looks just like him, but the victim insists it was him.
Plot: sexual assault, rape, mistaken identity, rape victim, social problems, aftermath, humiliation, lawyer, medical examination, brother sister relationship, victim, court ...
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20%
 7.2
 16
Animal (2004)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Loosely based on a rape case that happened to two sisters in Cebu, Visayas, Philippines in late 1990s.
Plot: rape victim, rape, suicide, cemetery, friend, gang, erotica, kidnapping, sex, murder
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
 6.4
 89
Mano Po (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 110 min.
Story: During the Chinese Revolution in 1949, young Chinese copra trader named Fong-Huan marries Elisa, a young and pretty Filipina. The couples children, Daniel and Linda, were raised in a mixture of Chinese and Filipino-Hispanic tradition. These richly ...
Plot: chinese, engagement, foreigner, summer, kidnapping, biracial, interracial romance, patriarch, rebelliousness, sister sister relationship, pregnancy, funeral ...
Time: year 1949
Place: the philippines
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19%
 3.7
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Caged Fury (1983)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 89 min.
Story: At a hidden prison camp deep in the jungles of South East Asia, some devious Vietnamese commies are kidnapping beautiful women and brainwashing them into becoming subliminally-activated suicide bombers to further their evil aims abroad. Help ...
Plot: women in prison, voyeurism, lust, women's prison, female prisoner, sexual attraction, coitus, erotica, rape, blonde, female nudity, voyeur ...
Place: vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
Desperate Crimes (1991)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In the large industrial port of an Italian city - sailors, women, black market traffickers, sleazy nightclubs, and dingy narrow alleys make up a world of danger, where a young American girl vanishes without a trace while an Italian man tries to ...
Style: neo noir
Plot: woman with a gun, drugs, rape, mafia, seduction, prostitute, sex, blonde, brutality, lesbian, female nudity, murder ...
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
Antonio's Secret (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 117 min.
Story: The story about a teenage boy, Antonio, whose emerging gay sexuality alienates him from his friends and family, until his libertine uncle, Jonbert, comes to live with him and his mother...
Style: captivating, psychological, disturbing, erotic, art house
Plot: gay, lgbt, erection, homosexual, masturbation, gay asian, sexual orientation, friend, gay friend, gay lead character, sexual awakening, gay teenager ...
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
Life Imprisonment (1988)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Greece
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The childhood traumas of a solitary young man have a determinative effect on the formation of his personality and sexual behavior and have turned him into a rapist with the angelic face. One day, the young man, Giorgos, confides his secret to a ...
Plot: rape, sexual perversion, masturbation, childhood trauma, escape, suicide, caught masturbating, female nudity, sex, prostitute, violence, childhood ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
I Will Survive (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical
Country: Philippines
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Four disparate friends one a homosexual strive to be wonderful spouses and parents, yet despite good intentions, they all struggle with personal dramas. While Cynthia and her husband are no longer intimate, Mylene has learned her spouse is sleeping ...
Plot: gays and lesbians, friendship, wedding, photographer, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, friend, gay interest, police officer, overseas worker, family relations, gay ...
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
Norte, the End of History (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 250 min.
Story: A man is wrongly jailed for murder while the real killer roams free. The murderer is an intellectual frustrated with his country’s never-ending cycle of betrayal and apathy. The convict is a simple man who finds life in prison more tolerable, when ...
Style: philosophical, realistic, stylized, serious, atmospheric ...
Plot: double murder, incest rape, social problems, punishment, government corruption, revenge, social relations, immigrants, society, village life, working class, jail ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: the philippines, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
Brookside: The Lost Weekend (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A special, video only story set on the Brookside close. On Friday 14th November 1997, a five night a week storyline ended in a cliffhanger and this video completes the story - a tale of kidnapping extortion and violence. The action-packed episode ...
Plot: blackmail, kidnapping, nightclub, rape, container
Place: liverpool
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 5.3
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Chasing Fire (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Philippines
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Living behind the shadow of her mother, Kristin falls in love with Shane, an aspiring musician, whom she soon discovers to have something innately in common with her.
Style: suspense, disturbing, serious, captivating
Plot: forbidden love, dysfunctional family, mother daughter relationship, brother sister relationship, musician, incest, accidental incest, family relations, friendship, brutality, seduction, star crossed lovers ...
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
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, gays and lesbians, gay subtext, gay interest, teacher, nudity (full frontal - brief), gay, homosexual, female nudity, sex
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
Strange Girl in Love (1975)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Greece
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Roza has an affair with her boyfriend's father. Soon after, she is found dead from a fall. Was it suicide, or was she pushed?
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), crimes of passion, composer, violence, murder disguised as suicide, murder suspect, gang rape, older man younger woman relationship, male masturbation, sex, masturbation, erotica ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
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Metro Manila (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK, Philippines
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Seeking a brighter future in megacity Manila, Oscar Ramirez and his family flee their impoverished life in the rice fields of the northern Philippines. But the sweltering capital's bustling intensity quickly overwhelms them, and they fall prey ...
Style: realistic, tense, serious, captivating, neo noir ...
Plot: heist, security guard, crimes, life is a bitch, society, gain trust, rookie, against the rules, corrupt law enforcer, mistrust, poverty, armored truck ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: the philippines, manila philippines, asia
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18%
Ed McBain's 87th Precinct: Heatwave (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: It is a very hot summer in the city as the well known detectives of the 87th Precinct investigate serial rapes and a mysterious homicide (which do not appear to be connected). The women getting raped appear to be raped by a rapist who has raped them ...
Plot: deaf, woman with a gun, rape, evil man, stalker
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18%
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Last Day (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 95 min.
Story: One morning, residents of a rural village are horrified when the sun rises in the West. According to Islamic belief, this phenomenon signals the Apocalypse. As village folk react differently to the situation, a tragedy strikes when one of the ...
Plot: countryside, islam, village, villager, murder, rape, devil, apocalypse
Place: the philippines
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18%
Birds of Passage (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Colombia, Denmark, Mexico, Germany, Switzerland, France
Duration: 125 min.
Story: During the marijuana bonanza, a violent decade that saw the origins of drug trafficking in Colombia, Rapayet and his indigenous Wayuu family get involved in a booming business of selling marijuana to American youth in the 1970s. When greed, passion ...
Style: political, psychological, captivating, thought provoking, factual ...
Plot: revenge, marijuana, murder, drug trade, marriage, wealth, corruption, death, baby, money, humiliation, rivalry ...
Time: 60s, year 1979, 80s, 70s, year 1968 ...
Place: south america, colombia
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
Forgive Me For Raping You (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: In this extreme sexploitation horror shocker, a psychotic priest travels through a seemingly idyllic suburban landscape and uses his collar to secure the trust of a series of beautiful young women before subjecting these poor beauties to ...
Style: disturbing, sexy, controversial, sexploitation film
Plot: rape, erotica, exploitation, anal rape, depravity, female nudity, strangulation, bondage, sexploitation, serial rape, serial murder, serial rapist ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
The Most Beautiful Wife (1970)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Based on the story of Franca Viola and Filippo Melodia. In Sicily, as a Mafia boss leaves for prison, he advises Vito, a young man who's his potential successor, to marry a virtuous and poor woman. Vito's eye settles on Francesca, only 15, ...
Plot: forced marriage, marriage, rape, mafia, italian mafia, erotica, seduction, boss, assertive woman, rejecting a marriage proposal, family relations, kidnapping ...
Time: 70s
Place: italy, sicily
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
Split Wide Open (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A search for a lost street girl in midst of exposés of modern sexual behaviour in Bombay and a water mafia in the city, this is a real 'split wide open' of the Indian glamour capital.
Plot: sex crime, lgbt, nudity (full frontal - brief), tv show, secret, money, servant, father daughter relationship, urban setting, homosexuality, lesbian, threesome ...
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
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Dogville (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Denmark, Netherlands, Sweden, Germany, UK, France, Finland, Norway, Italy
Duration: 178 min.
Story: A barren soundstage is stylishly utilized to create a minimalist small-town setting in which a mysterious woman named Grace hides from the criminals who pursue her. The town is two-faced and offers to harbor Grace as long as she can make it worth ...
Style: art house, psychological, bleak, twist ending, philosophical ...
Plot: rape, morality, female protagonist, vengeance, society, small town life, haunted by the past, exploitation, rocky mountains, gangsters, brutality, secrets ...
Time: 1930s, future, 20th century
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
The Heavens Indivisible (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 127 min.
Story: A wealthy man comes to terms with his adopted sister.
Plot: rivalry, death of father, half brother, half sister, stepfather, stepmother, only child, heart attack, car, crystal, jealousy, blind date ...
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%