Movies like Diary of a Maniac

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Diary of a Maniac (1993)
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Diary of a Maniac (1993)
Original name: Diario di un vizio
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In this stylish and offbeat black comedy, Benito ( Jerry Calà) keeps a diary of his sexual fantasies and cravings. As a result of his on-again, off-again relationship with the beautiful and insatiable Luigia (Sabrina Ferilli), his thoughts along these lines have grown increasingly bizarre. For his own part, he is driven to pick up and bed women at almost every opportunity. As the fantasies recorded in his diary consume more and more of his life, and grow darker and darker, his ordinary waking life becomes flatter and duller, until he disappears altogether.
Style: erotic, grotesque, ambiguous ending, psychotronic
Plot: loner, sex, dog, prostitute, erotica, snake, pregnancy, religion, obsession, blonde, female nudity, roman, crazy, snow, hospital, sex maniac, dream, singing, song, pregnant woman, infidelity, river, salesman, bus, breasts ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: rome italy, italy

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, sexy, sexual and semi serious films with plots about female nudity, sex, nudity (full frontal - brief), bare breasts, male nudity, infidelity and female full frontal nudity mostly in Drama, Comedy and Crime genres. Some movies like Diary of a Maniac: Come Home and Meet My Wife (1974), The Big Feast (1973), All Ladies Do It (1992), Buone notizie (1979), Cheeky (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Come Home and Meet My Wife (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: 50 year old Giulio (Tognazzi) and his 17 year old goddaughter, Vincenzina (Muti) fall madly in love with each other and soon are wed. Unfortunately for Giulio he walks in on his friend and Vincenzina upon a return from a trip. His jealousy and anger ...
Plot: love, female nudity, sex, marriage, male nudity, flashback, adultery, working class, age difference, anonymous letter, forgiveness, factory worker ...
Place: italy
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The Big Feast (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A group of men hire some prostitutes and go to a villa in the countryside. There, they engage in group sex and resolve to eat themselves to death.
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Plot: sex, sexual promiscuity, dark humor, suicide, weekend, decadence, social decay, society, lifestyle, midlife crisis, sexual relations, friends ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: france, europe, paris france, turkey
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All Ladies Do It (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Diana is a Roman wife happily married to sympathetic Paolo but she is keen on playing benign games of seduction with other men while resisting the advances of chic lingerie shop owner Silvio. She narrates her adventures to Paolo in order to ...
Style: sexy, erotic, sexual, entertaining, light ...
Audience: date night
Plot: adultery, infidelity, erotica, cuckold, voyeur, lust, strong sexual content, looking for sex, female orgasm, ecstasy, massage, fellatio ...
Time: 90s
Place: venice, europe, italy
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Duration: 106 min.
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Style: suspense, macabre
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Cheeky (2000)
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Country: Italy
Duration: 91 min.
Story: While scouting out apartments in London for her Venetian boyfriend, Carla rents an apartment that overlooks the Thames. There she meet the lesbian hyper-horny real estate agent Moira.
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Audience: boys' night
Plot: female full frontal nudity, strong sexual content, lesbian sex, explicit sex, erotica, sex scene, sexual relations, exhibitionist, infidelity, seduction, female nudity, lust ...
Time: 90s
Place: venice, europe, london, england
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
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Duration: 89 min.
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Duration: 104 min.
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Country: Italy
Duration: 80 min.
Story: This is the story of a Sicilian woman that tries to have avidly as many sexual adventures as possible. She uses different identities and personalities, but she can't stop collecting adventures. One day she meets Valerio, a young student who ...
Style: erotic, sexploitation film, controversial
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 85 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 93 min.
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Plot: infidelity, pregnant, sex, male nudity, gas station attendant, female nudity, wanting a baby, infertility, pregnancy, unfaithful wife, rich woman poor man, cuckold ...
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Country: Italy, USA
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Style: erotic, realistic, serious, sexual, stylized ...
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Place: paris france, france, europe
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Style: witty, humorous, clever, biting, talky ...
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