Movies like The Jew

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The Jew (1996)
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The Jew (1996)
Original name: O Judeu
Genre: Drama
Country: Portugal, Brazil
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The story of Brazilian Antônio José da Silva, a jewish poet, playwright and lawyer living in the 18th Century Lisbon, who managed to avoid Inquisition by converting himself to Catholicism, after being tortured. But his fierce criticism of Portugal's élite led him to persecution and torture, becoming kind of a scapegoat.
Plot: jewish, torture, inquisition, torture chamber, dungeon
Time: 18th century
Place: portugal

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out sincere, realistic, serious and atmospheric films with plots about torture, female nudity, male nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), sex, female full frontal nudity and inquisition mostly in Drama and History genres. Some movies like The Jew: The Rescue (1971), The Holy Office (1974), 1st Time 16mm (2008), Blackbeard (2006), Eros, the God of Love (1981). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Rescue (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Story: Renowned writer Shen Chiang had become so popular for his scripts that the studio let him direct as well. Here he continued his winning ways with this tale of the end of the Sung Dynasty and the survivors who band together to save their prime ...
Plot: martial arts, beating, dungeon, patriotism, torture, hung by wrists, prison escape, dissident
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The Holy Office (1974)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Mexico
Duration: 127 min.
Story: The long arm of the Inquisition, or the "Holy Office," reached at least as far as 16th-century Mexico (known as New Spain at the time). Many Spanish Catholics of Moorish or Jewish origin found it expedient to flee to the New World to ...
Plot: inquisition, sex, prison, fear, rape, religious persecution, burned at the stake, torture, jewish, spanish inquisition
Time: 1500s, 16th century
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86%
1st Time 16mm (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Portugal
Story: Miguel, a debutant director, and his young team live a series of tribulations during the shootings of their first film, which unrolls between Lisbon, Venice, Paris and Madrid.
Style: experimental
Plot: movie business, award, portuguese, cult, film within a film, filmmaking, film making
Place: portugal
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84%
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Blackbeard (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, France, UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Go inside the cunning mind of Englishman Edward Teach. A charming criminal genius, the fearsome pirate who preyed on Caribbean trade routes: Blackbeard. An intelligent and charismatic leader who confounded the powers of England and Virginia as he ...
Plot: treasure hunt, swashbuckler, piracy, royal navy, dungeon, murder, pirate, evil man, rape, treasure
Time: 18th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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Killed the Family and Went to the Movies (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 78 min.
Story: There are many concurrent plots in this film. The main one being the one in which a desperate guy kills his parents with an open razor and then goes to the movies. At the same time, other violent events happen when two girls realize they are in love ...
Plot: lesbianism, violence, suicide, torture, filicide
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77%
Eros, the God of Love (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A man explores the process of formation of sexuality and is looking for a woman that does not exist.
Plot: father daughter incest, coitus, incest, sex, coming of age, erotica, threesome, female masturbation, breasts, female full frontal nudity, female nudity, older woman teenage boy sex ...
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77%
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From Now On (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Portugal
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Dora divides her time between her work as a beautician, her policeman husband António, and her involvement in left-wing politics. A tale of love and how we must learn to cherish it against all odds in the pursuit of happiness.
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), anger, redemption, revolt, love, sex, politics, violence
Place: portugal
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63%
Leave It to God (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: Portugal
Duration: 131 min.
Story: A man exiled in Paris makes various trips to Portugal after the Carnation Revolution. Each trip is represented by a woman.
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), shooting a dog, male nudity, memory, class struggle, female nudity, exile
Time: 70s
Place: portugal
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63%
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The Flowers of Kirkuk (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, Switzerland, Iraq
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Cruel politics and intensive love. Najla (N) has just finished her medical studies in Rome. Sherko (S) conceals sick and injured partisans. Mokhtar (M) belongs to the dictator's police. S and M love N, N loves S. When she gets a letter from S ...
Plot: torture, self sacrifice, love, killing spree, runaway, murder, dictatorship, police brutality, execution, jealousy
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63%
Exiled in America (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A Central American revolutionary is captured and tortured by government forces. He escapes and flees to the US, hiding out in a rural area where he is sheltered by a Christian sanctuary movement. His wife gets a job at a local diner run by one of ...
Plot: torture, exile, revolutionary, diner, butt naked, mooning, sanctuary, cia, hiding place
Place: central america, usa, united states
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Golden Horseshoes (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: Tunisia, France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Youssef Soltane, a 45-year-old Tunisian intellectual, is the product of a generation that lived the era of euphoria and great ideologies in the sixties, and their subsequent failure. He was incarcerated and tortured for his political opinions. ...
Plot: male nudity, torture, prison, blood
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58%
Terror Tales of the Crimson Creeper (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Story: Three Macabre tales told by the Crimson Creeper that opens up the mind to Madness and Fear. Horror Anthology that will leave you Screaming for More.
Style: anthology
Plot: vampire, dungeon, love
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58%
The Oil-Hell Murder (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The indolent son of an oil vendor becomes a regular customer of a prostitute, racks up a mountain of debt, and is disowned by his parents.
Style: jidai geki
Plot: debt, prostitute, cuckolded husband, womanizer, murder, arranged marriage, seductress, cheating wife, torture, river, woman slaps man, murder of a woman ...
Time: 18th century
Place: japan
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57%
Playing in the Dark (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A revolutionary, fighting against dictatorship in Brazil, is wounded in a gun-fight with the police, and is isolated in another man's apartment, where he meets a young woman who will change his life.
Plot: cemetery, revolutionary, blindfold, dictatorship, torture, neighbor, gunshot wound, apartment
Time: 70s
Place: brazil, sao paulo brazil
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57%
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The Centurion (1961)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Protests break out in Corinth against Roman domination, injuring Caius Vinicius, a Roman centurion. He's rescued by Hebe -- daughter of the anti-Roman governor, Critolaus -- who's being unsuccessfully wooed by the governor's ...
Plot: forbidden love, sword and sandal, torture, evil man, kiss, dungeon, peplum, secret passage, arrow in chest, chariot, battering ram, secret passageway ...
Place: ancient greece
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56%
Convent of Sinners (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Convent of Sinners is the story of Susanna, a young girl who is raped by her own father and sent to a convent for her sins, where she falls in love with a priest. The other nuns, however, are jealous and angry, they want Susanna for themselves, and ...
Style: sexploitation film
Plot: incest rape, depravity, father daughter incest, inquisition, sexual torture, exploitation, priest, torture, sadism, evil nun, incest, female masturbation ...
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55%
A Copy of My Mind (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Indonesia, South Korea
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A female cheap salon worker and a pirated DVDs subtitle maker fall in love during the turbulent presidential election in Indonesia.
Plot: sex scene, abduction, torture, watching pornography, watching porn, video store
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54%
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Gloria mundi (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Hamdias, a producer who's set out to break new boundaries, plans to finance a film about torture. According to him, torture, the clash of two or more people, is not only what substantiates basic human relationships but also love and politics. ...
Plot: torture, terrorism, political activist, torture device, female full frontal nudity, sexual torture, rebel, vagina, violence, belly dancer, plastic explosive, object in vagina ...
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54%
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Goya or the Hard Path of Knowledge (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: East Germany, Soviet Union, Bulgaria, Yugoslavia
Duration: 136 min.
Story: As a painter in the court of King Carlos IV, Goya has attained wealth and reputation. He believes in King and Church, yet he is also a Spaniard who dearly loves his people. This contradiction presents him with a dilemma.
Style: 70mm film
Plot: menage a trois, social class, sin, catholic church, inquisition, painter, nude painting, forced confession, revolution, female nudity, female full frontal nudity, church ...
Time: 18th century, 1800s, 19th century
Place: spain, madrid
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52%
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The Seventies (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 128 min.
Story: A middle-class Filipino family struggles to survive in the era of dictatorship.
Plot: martial law, mother, torture
Place: the philippines
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52%
The Portuguese Nun (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Portugal, France
Duration: 127 min.
Story: A young French actress in Lisbon to shoot a movie is intrigued by a nun she sees kneeling in the chapel where she is filming.
Style: realistic, serious, atmospheric, sincere, gloomy ...
Plot: church, culture clash, love and romance, lifestyle, filmmaking, clergy, religions or cults, love affair, self discovery, actor's life, artists and showbiz, nun ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: portugal, europe
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52%
Baptism of Blood (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In São Paulo, in the late 1960s, the convent of the Dominican friars became a trench of resistance to the military dictatorship that governs Brazil. Moved by Christian ideals, frets Betto, Oswaldo, Fernando, Ivo and Tito came to support the ...
Plot: male nudity, interrogation, liberation, prison, branding, pubic hair, torture, male objectification, electric torture, liberation theology, nudity (full frontal - brief), clothed male naked male
Place: brazil
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52%
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The Escape (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A Dutch woman escapes her family life in search for happiness in the Portuguese Algarve.
Plot: female director, gigolo, flashback, bored housewife
Place: portugal
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Female Slaves Revenge (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: After a slave uprising, 10 black mistresses of a white landowner decide to capture their master after he refuses to turn over his ill-gained wealth.
Style: cult film
Plot: bondage, revenge, execution, high heels, exploitation, torture, slave
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51%
How to Draw a Perfect Circle (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Portugal
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Guilherme and Sofia, brother and sister, grow up sharing experiences and slowly discovering their sexuality. The thing that Sofia doesn't know is how far Guilherme will go to keep her inside his own perverse, dark and perfect circle.
Plot: sex with brother, brother sister incest, incest, brother sister sex, sex with sister, drinking alcohol, sex on couch, masturbation, lingerie, dancing, caught having sex, breast fondling ...
Place: portugal, lisbon portugal
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50%
Fairy in a Cage (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 70 min.
Story: During the latter part of World War II, Judge Murayama, head of the Japanese military police, uses his position to falsely accuse, capture, imprison and torture women in whom he is interested. Namiji Kikushima, a high-class business woman, is one ...
Style: sexy, sexual
Plot: sexual torture, cmnf, s&m, sexploitation, sexual abuse, bondage, rape, torture, world war two, female nudity, making love, pretty legs ...
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50%
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Lost Freedom (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 91 min.
Story: 1990 in Istanbul. Liceli is kidnapped by Turkish Army of Investigation. The aim of TAI is getting information from Liceli about crime organization. Liceli doesn't tell anything. TAI gets sister of Liceli and the story begins.
Plot: kidnapping, torturer, kidnap, torture, rebel, suicide, political prisoner
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49%
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Soleil battant (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Portugal
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Gabriel and Iris head back to their family holiday home in Portugal with their daughters Emma and Zoé, a couple of adorable six-year-old twins, for a vacation. In the heart of the sun-drenched countryside, as the little ones swim and laugh, the ...
Plot: secret, vacation, identical twins, female director, car accident, teddy bear, twin sisters, sister sister relationship, death, female nudity, grave, dancing ...
Place: portugal
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47%
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The Nun (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Germany, Belgium
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Suzanne Simonin describes her life of suffering in letters. As a young woman she is sent to a convent against her will. Since her parents cannot afford the dowry required for a marriage befitting her rank they decide she must instead become a nun. ...
Style: realistic, captivating, atmospheric, serious, psychological ...
Plot: convent, power relations, clergy, society, strong female presence, celibacy, women's rights, religion, humiliation, abuse of power, prayer, nun ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Witches' Sabbath (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The freshly graduated psychiatrist David shall deliver an opinion about young Maddalena, who's on trial for murdering a hunter. She claims she's a witch and acted on behalf of the devil.
Style: baroque
Plot: witch, devil, murder, psychoanalyst, mad woman, orgasm, torture, female orgasm, plague, surrealism, attempted rape, psychoanalysis ...
Time: 17th century
Place: tuscany
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45%