Movies like Sadness and Beauty

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Sadness and Beauty (1985)
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Sadness and Beauty (1985)
Original name: Tristesse et beauté
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Hugo is a writer whose one great book was based on an affair he had with Lea, a sculptor. Bereft of inspiration for a follow-up, Hugo returns years later to rekindle the flame of romance and creativity. Lea soundly rejects him, and her student Prudence feels a burning hatred for the man who deserted the teacher she admires.
Style: tragic
Plot: lesbian, sex, sea, revenge, teacher, female nudity, sex scene, death, jealousy, tragedy, accident, lesbianism, female teacher, vengeance, nudity (full frontal - brief), infidelity, sadness, ex boyfriend, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, woman on top, bathroom, bed, shaving, female full frontal nudity, bedroom ...

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out erotic, sexploitation film, sexy and cult film films with plots about female nudity, sex, lesbianism, nudity (full frontal - brief), lesbian, female full frontal nudity and lesbian sex mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Sadness and Beauty: Private Tuition (1986), Don Juan (1973), The Pleasures of a Woman (1972), Syndare i sommarsol (2001), Young Lady Chatterley II (1985). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Private Tuition (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Jeanne Kern is a history teacher in a private mixed class. Passionately provocative, she does not ignore the effect she has on men.
Plot: voyeur, high school student, sensuality, lesbianism, private school, attraction, frustration, sexual attraction, erotica, sexual desire, voyeurism, female student ...
Place: paris france
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Don Juan (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Jeanne lives in Paris and believes she is the reincarnation of Don Juan. She visits a priest and tells him she has killed a man. He comes to her elegant flat - her father has died leaving her rich - and she tells the priest stories about men she has ...
Plot: lesbian sex, female nudity, lesbian, reincarnation, priest, seduction, gay, cult, playing footsie, lesbianism, suicide, sex ...
Place: paris france
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The Pleasures of a Woman (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A series of erotic encounters between a young woman and her recently-widowed aunt.
Style: cult film
Plot: pills, foot fetish, downbeat ending, niece, sexual desire, hedonism, sexploitation, woman on top, house, room, widow, lesbianism ...
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Syndare i sommarsol (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden, Norway
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In the mid-1920s, four young men and women have decided to spend their summer holiday studying together and have rented a wonderful house in the Swedish archipelago. Rationally, they realize that this cohabitation may lead to some of the members ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), jealousy, passionate kiss, feminism, psychoanalysis, summer, boat, sex scene, island, philosophy, sea, sex ...
Time: 1920s
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80%
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Young Lady Chatterley II (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Cynthia, new lady of Chatterly, feels neglected by her husband. During his absences she tries to amuse herself with gardener Thomas, but always gets interrupted by new visitors. While she's busy her staff amuses itself. One of her guests is a ...
Style: erotic, sexploitation film
Plot: erotica, lesbian sex, nudity (full frontal - brief), fetish, cuckold, horse, lesbianism, horse riding, sex, lesbian, female nudity, infidelity ...
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Daughters of Lesbos (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 64 min.
Story: Exploitative look at a secret club for women where they can go to be with other women.
Style: psychotronic, erotic, sexploitation film, cult film
Plot: lesbian, lesbian relationship, rape, lgbtq, hippie, revenge, rape revenge, lesbian interest, lesbianism, erotica, female nudity, sex ...
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Fallen Angel (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Caught in a seedy underworld of lies, lust and murder, Antonelli, the local mob boss, and his sultry young wife, Michelle, share a game of deception and jealousy that soon turns deadly.
Plot: male full rear nudity, casino, lesbianism, caught having sex, sex, erotica, gambling, female nudity, lesbian, nudity (full frontal - brief), female full frontal nudity, large breasts ...
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Le sphinx (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A school teacher falls in love with a stripper/singer. He even leaves his wife and children for her. He soon spends a lot of time at the club where he works part-time as the M.C.. But the owner, a mobster, interferes in the relationship which brings ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), strip club, female nudity, school teacher, teacher, stripper, nightclub, infidelity, striptease, nipples, female full frontal nudity, white panties ...
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La storia di Lady Chatterley (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 87 min.
Story: An Italian film adaptation of D.H. Lawrence's classic erotic novel. After a crippling injury leaves her husband impotent, Lady Chatterly is torn between her love for her husband and her physical desires. With her husband's consent, she ...
Style: erotic
Plot: lesbian sex, erotica, female masturbation, oral sex, homosexuality, voyeur, outdoor sex, maid, coitus, lesbianism, female nudity, threesome ...
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58%
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Eager Bodies (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Paul and Charlotte are in love. Charlotte discovers she has a grave malady and Paul supports her. But Paul is also attracted to Ninon, another girl. Charlotte accepts Paul to have an affair with her, and the three start a difficult and ambiguous ...
Style: serious, sincere, emotional, psychological, sexy ...
Plot: betrayal, dishonesty, life is a bitch, tragic hero, infidelity, love triangle, love and romance, terminal illness, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, lesbianism, sex scene, empire ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
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57%
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Permissive (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Suzy arrives in London to visit an old school friend, she is unwittingly plunged into the ruthless world of the 'groupie'. Fuelled by sex, drugs and jealousy, her new lifestyle fosters in her a cold, cynical instinct for survival. But ...
Plot: lesbian, sexploitation, groupie, female nudity, rock music, exploitation, sex scene, suicide, nudity (full frontal - brief), lesbian sex, suicide attempt, sex ...
Place: london
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56%
Claude et Greta (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A stylish sensual sample of European erotica about an aspiring model in Paris who becomes a participant in a relationship with a lesbian.Her female lover becomes too possessive, the model takes a job with an homosexual painter.
Style: erotic
Plot: lesbian, model, lesbian relationship, possessiveness, suicide, lesbianism, lesbian sex, female nudity, sex, nudity (full frontal - brief), female homosexuality, explicit sex ...
Place: paris france
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Chinese Chocolate (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Searching for love abroad, two very different Chinese women, a dancer and a doctor, follow their dreams and journey west to Canada. They quickly learn that the paths of heart are rocky as the men in their lives reveal dark, unsettling secrets which ...
Plot: lesbian relationship, lgbt, lesbian, foreigner, gay, love, student, marriage, female nudity, chinese, lesbian sex, moral dilemma ...
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I, You, He, She (1974)
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium, France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A woman suffers a subdued psychological breakdown in the weak of a devastating breakup.
Style: feminist film, art house, sexy, realistic, serious ...
Plot: lesbian, lesbian sex, lesbianism, female nudity, lgbt, feminism, isolation, lgbtq, breakup, women, woman, feminist ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, france
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Candid Sex (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Two sexy females host a TV talk show where viewers call in and share their erotic adventures.
Style: erotic, sexploitation film
Plot: talk show, erotica, female female relationship, male nudity, woman on top, sex, tattoo, lesbian, seduction, female nudity, mirror, blonde ...
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Summer Heat (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The story is set in Guagua, Pampanga a decade after the eruption of Mt. Pinatubo which ravaged the province with lahar. It follows the lives of Rodolfo "Mang Rudy" Manansala, a woodcarver, and his three daughters and their relationships ...
Plot: lesbian, lgbt, mama's boy, wedding, death, heart attack, daughter, widower, infidelity, adultery, female nudity, driver ...
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By Design (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Angie and Helen are in love and they live and work together - they design women's clothes and run their own fashion business in Vancouver. Helen wants to be a mother. Angie loves Helen and if Helen can't feel fulfilled without a child she ...
Plot: fashion, nudity (full frontal - brief), motherhood, lesbian relationship, sex scene, lesbian, female nudity, lesbian mother, gay adoption, gay parent, male nudity, fashion designer ...
Place: canada
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A Taste of Flesh (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Two professional assassins take over the home of two women (who happen to be lesbians) and their "houseguest" in order to assassinate a visiting foreign dignitary.
Plot: exploitation, fetish, female nudity, assassin, lesbianism, lesbian, nudity (full frontal - brief), bare breasts, apartment, nipples, female director
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Joy (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: This is the story about Joy who falls in love with an older man (she has been looking for her missing father all her life), and then travels around Paris with him and his other female companion, experiencing a broad range of sexual encounters.
Style: erotic
Plot: lesbian sex, girl, love, travel, supermodel, nudity (full frontal - brief), female masturbation, older man younger woman sex, female nudity, lesbianism, sex, erotica ...
Place: paris france
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Emilienne (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Emilienne is an elegant and seductive study of a ménage-a-trois based on the novel by Claude Des Olbes. Nouky, a young artist, shows up at Emilienne's art gallery with her portfolio of erotic sketches. Emilienne is greatly impressed, unaware ...
Style: erotic, sexy, serious, realistic, sexual
Plot: threesome, lgbt, bisexual woman, infidelity, lesbian sex, husband wife relationship, menage a trois, polyamory, dishonesty, gays and lesbians, artists and showbiz, love and romance ...
Time: 70s
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46%
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Kanarifuglen (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Together with colleagues Jan goes to a seminar on the Canary Islands. Already on the first day we starts an erotic relation to a stewardess, and during a swim with his boss his life changes dramatically.
Plot: infidelity, death, vacation, beach, erotica, ocean, factory, female nudity, working class, sex, socialism, water ...
Place: spain, norway
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46%
That Tender Touch (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When Terri (Sue Bernard) marries and moves to the suburbs, her lesbian lover, Marsha (Bee Tompkins), doesn't take kindly to Terri's desire for a "normal" life. Determined to win her love back, Marsha worms her way into the ...
Style: sexy, sexual, cult film
Plot: lesbian, erotica, lgbt, love, marriage, tragedy, seduction, female nudity, jealousy, sexual attraction, attempted rape, sex ...
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45%
Le salamandre (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Inspired by the writings of writer Fritz Fanon, who believed that a colonial population could only reach freedom by declaring violence towards their occupiers, Cavallone’s tale sees a white photographer (Erna Schurer) who seduces a black model ...
Style: erotic
Plot: lesbian, lgbt, erotica, nudity (full frontal - brief), interracial relations, lesbianism, sex, female nudity, lesbian sex, execution, post colonialism, breaking the fourth wall ...
Place: africa
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The Bitches (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A wealthy bourgeois, bored in her immense property, to pass the time engages a gigolo to answer all her wishes, from the most unfulfilled to the most hidden ... But when the young man takes an interest in the sister of his boss, the latter becomes ...
Style: erotic
Plot: erotica, lesbian sex, sex, castle, sister, male nudity, bondage, female nudity, lesbianism, bare breasts, lesbian kiss, female full frontal nudity ...
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The Way South (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: Yugoslavia, UK, Argentina
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A thirty year old man returns from South America to his native village, in the mountains of Yugoslavia, to find his spouse and take her along. He chooses the youngest daughter of self-supporting Jewish woman. The deceit gets discovered on the way to ...
Plot: immigration, tango, lesbian, revenge, skinny dipping, female nudity, immigrants, prostitution, female full frontal nudity
Time: 1920s
Place: former yugoslavia, argentina
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43%
Story of a Cloistered Nun (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France, West Germany
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A woman who was promised to a powerful family's son at birth falls in love with another man, refuses to renounce him, and is sent to a nunnery by her shocked parents. Once there, she first undergoes degradation to acclimatize her to convent ...
Plot: mother superior, lgbt, erotica, exploitation, fetish, nun, blasphemy, lust, childbirth, baby, degradation, jealousy ...
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Girl for Girl (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Ben and Jeff are about to take their successful Internet startup company public and hit the jackpot for which they have been working so diligently. Ben is dating a beautiful yoga instructor named Caitlin, while Jeff is seeing Sara, an ambitious ...
Style: erotic, sexploitation film
Plot: erotica, lesbian sex, sex, white man asian woman relationship, male nudity, lesbianism, female nudity, sexploitation, interracial sex, unsimulated sex, woman on top, sexual promiscuity ...
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41%
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Roxanna (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 51 min.
Story: Uninhibited swinger Roxanna can't control her raging libido, sinking her into despair, insanity, and loneliness.
Style: sexy, erotic, cult film, sexploitation film
Plot: erotica, sex, oral sex, female nudity, fetish, lesbianism, fondling, sexual desire, lesbian, girl, exploitation, sexploitation ...
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40%
Day and Night (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Spain, Belgium, Canada, Mexico
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Ten years ago, distinguished French author Alexandre (Alain Delon) exchanged his stressful, hectic life in Paris for a more peaceful existence upon a Mexican hacienda with his wife Ariane (Marianne Denicourt). Lucien (Jean-Pierre Kalfon) also ...
Plot: sex scene, female nudity, writers, balloon, murder, death, spanking, female full frontal nudity
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Game Is Over (1966)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Renee Saccard is a pampered, selfish young wife of a middle-aged Parisian businessman who falls in love with her stepson but is driven to the point of madness when her husband tricks the stepson into betraying her.
Style: erotic
Plot: incest, sex with stepmother, deception, revenge, sex, female nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), sexually dissatisfied wife, unhappy marriage, sex with stepson, cheating wife, older woman younger man sex ...
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%