Movies like Pigs 1984

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Pigs (1984)
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Pigs (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: Ireland
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Grim tale of marginalized souls in an apocalyptic Dublin inner city. Jimmy takes up residence in a derelict and once elegant house in a no-go inner area. He is soon joined by other squatters, George a business man trying to retain some dignity, Ronnie a drug dealer, Tom a paranoiac, Orwell a Jamaican pimp and his prostitute Mary
Plot: gay, prostitute, police, schizophrenic, homosexual, drug dealer, abandoned house, irish, pimp, settler, ex convict, gay bar, release from prison, jamaican, inner city
Place: ireland, dublin ireland

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, gloomy and rough films with plots about prostitute, gay, homosexual, gay interest, sex, pimp and prostitution mostly in Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Pigs: Secrets of a Married Man (1984), Gossenkind (1991), 32A (2007), Nola and the Clones (2016), Coming Out (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Secrets of a Married Man (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Italy, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A man (Shatner) going through a mid-life crisis, starts patronizing prostitutes. Eventually, he meets a very expensive one (Shepherd) and he thinks he has it all. That is until her pimp starts hounding him.
Plot: prostitute, pimp, lingerie, police, crisis, pursuit, unfaithful husband, adultery, architect, blackmail, family man, cheating ...
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95%
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Gossenkind (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: prostitute, hustler, male prostitute, stepfather, gay, homosexual, male rape, gay teenager, sex with a minor, sex
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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32A (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Ireland, Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: This story is set in the "in-between" time of a girl's life, when she is no longer a child and not yet a woman. We open with our heroine, Maeve, putting on her new snow white bra, and stepping out into the world as a young woman. She ...
Plot: female director, school, 13 year old, girl, first love, irish, schoolgirl, coming of age, school uniform, breasts, teenage girl
Time: 70s
Place: dublin ireland, ireland
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60%
Nola and the Clones (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Ireland
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A homeless Irish girl encounters a series of men who appear strikingly similar to each other
Plot: mother daughter relationship, prostitute, homeless
Place: ireland
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57%
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En el paraiso no existe el dolor (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Mexico
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The story of a gay man's cathartic one-night immersion in Monterrey's sexual underworld after his lover dies of AIDS.
Plot: homosexual, sex, gay bar, maid, gun, stripper, hustler, wealth, ex convict, gay, death, violence ...
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46%
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Coming Out (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Yo is a gay college student who doesn't have the courage to come out to his friends and family.
Plot: gay, coming out, gay subtext, lgbt, secret, crush, melancholy, gay interest, unrequited love, sexual repression, coming of age, university ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
On the Verge of a Fever (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Against the backdrop of poverty, fear and the brutal dictatorship of Haiti in 1971, ON THE VERGE OF A FEVER is about Fanfan, a 15-year-old boy who just wants to experience life for himself with his streetwise friend Gégé. Having lived a somewhat ...
Plot: prostitute, sex on couch, love, poverty, female nudity, bathing, bare breasts, girl next door, police, violence, bathroom, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 70s
Place: haiti
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44%
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Amazing Grace (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: Israel
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A drama about two families, each with a gay son. Jonathan is splitting from Miki because the more experienced Miki is playing around. Then Jonathan sees Thomas, the son and grandson of his neighbors, who is back in Israel after failing to make it as ...
Plot: gay, mother, gay interest, drug, drugs, israeli, erotic fantasy, masturbation, gay teenager, homosexuality, homosexual, aids ...
Place: israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Bubu (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Bubu leaves his job in a bakery, forces his girl-friend into prostitution, and from then on lives out of the money she makes. The young couple find their place in the world of prostitutes and pimps, but the lack of perspective in their life - which ...
Plot: prostitute, bakery, pimp, conflict, money, death of father, quitting a job, caught stealing, fired from the job, misery, sexually transmitted disease, prostitution ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Manila by Night (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 150 min.
Story: The hidden nightlife of ordinary people living in Manila unveils. Lovers and families conflict with each other as they live on the streets, which are rampant with drugs and prostitution.
Plot: prostitution, illegal drugs, nightlife, exercise, fashion designer, waitress, taxi driver, garbage truck, pimp, lesbian, marijuana, prostitute ...
Place: manila philippines
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39%
All Nudity Shall Be Punished (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A rich, spoiled young man encounters a prostitute, and gets confused about the nature of his feelings for her; he can't decide between attraction, and repulsion.
Plot: sex with stepmother, gay interest, coming of age, large breasts, teenage sexuality, police officer, deep cleavage, sexually dissatisfied wife, suicide of wife, bar fight, sexually frustrated woman, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Place: rio de janeiro, brazil
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39%
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Love & Rage (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Ireland, Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Daniel Craig stars as the notorious chancer in this interpretation of the affair between James Lynchehaun (who inspired Synge’s The Playboy of the Western World) and the ‘yellow woman’.
Style: gloomy, realistic, serious, biting, suspense
Plot: obsession, romance, mysterious character, love and romance, society, politics, dishonesty, tragic love, love affair, social differences, infidelity, destructive relationship ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, victorian
Place: ireland, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Drifting (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: Israel
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Robi is a young Israeli who lives his grandparents and works at their store. He dreams of finding true love and becoming a movie director, both of which seem increasingly difficult. His film career stalls, until he can get financial backing and his ...
Plot: grandmother, filmmaker, gay sex, homosexuality, gay, gay bar, homosexual, israeli, bathtub, male nudity, closeted homosexual
Place: israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Crossroads (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Paupahan is a series of stories that show how this words play in the lives of people. The first part is a story of a gay father to his lover son with a friend that had been cheated by her husband. it shows love for his friend, son and the lover of ...
Plot: gay father, cosmetic surgery, pimp, poverty, dream, cell phone, showbiz, actress, hugging, settler, family relations, mental institution ...
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
James Joyce's Women (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: Ireland
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In this tribute to James Joyce, Fionnula Flanagan gives a tour-de-force performance as a half-dozen or so women in Joyce's real and fictional worlds. When she portrays his wife Nora remembering their time together, Flanagan captures the era and ...
Plot: masturbation, husband wife relationship, female nudity, marriage, book, female masturbation, sex, erotica, female full frontal nudity, bare breasts, nudity (full frontal - brief), explicit sex ...
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Night at the Golden Eagle (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Two elderly criminals spend their final night in Los Angeles, California at the Golden Eagle Hotel prior to their departure to Las Vegas, Nevada, to lead a life without crime. Unfortunately, on the hottest night of the summer, these two ex-criminals ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, tense, serious, realistic ...
Plot: prostitute, hotel, murder, criminal heroes, going straight, heist, cons and scams, crime, crimes, partners, best friends, disposing of a dead body ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Too Much Too Often! (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: When swaggering and conceited teddy boy Mike (played by fleshy-faced BUCK STARR) isn’t combing his wavy hair in a stance reminiscent of The Fonz, he’s latching onto each and every female who crosses his slimy path. The guy is bad news and has ...
Plot: female director, underwear, prostitution, sexploitation, sex, male prostitution, kiss, homosexual, nudity (full frontal - brief), panties, female nudity, sadism ...
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34%
Love in the Time of Civil War (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Lauded Quebec filmmaker Rodrigue Jean (Lost Song) takes a fearless, unflinching look at the reality of addiction in this tough-minded docudrama set in the bleak milieu of hustlers and junkies in Montreal.
Style: bleak, disturbing, touching, realistic, serious
Plot: gay, prostitute, male prostitute, misfit, life is a bitch, drug abuse, youth, urban ghetto, drugs/alcohol, addiction, social misfits, gay sex ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
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33%
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Japan Japan (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Israel, Germany
Duration: 65 min.
Story: Fresh out of the Israeli army, gay 19-year-old Imri moves to Tel-Aviv, but he's got a bad case of "yellow fever" and dreams of relocating to Japan. When he's not searching for porn, Imri hangs with his friend, works a low-paying ...
Style: queer cinema, yaoi
Plot: homosexual, teenage boy, gay, gay sex, teenager, migration, cigarette smoking, sex scene, gay slur, wandering, video, traffic ...
Place: tel aviv israel, israel, japan, middle east, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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 11
Manderley (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 103 min.
Story: This is the story of three homosexuals who decide to spend the summer together at the cottage that the parents of one of them have in Santander. The film shows naturally a series of attitudes then considered shocking and even unnatural.
Plot: gay, lgbt, male nudity, gay interest, nudity (full frontal - brief)
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Raising Heroes (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Josh and Paul want to adopt Nickie, the child of Paul's recently deceased friend Susan. Susan's mother opposes gays' adopting, and Monday is the final court date. On Friday, Josh stops by a market for milk and glimpses a Mob hit. ...
Plot: gay parent, gay adoption, gay, lgbt, gay interest, gay lead character, gay father, adoption, homosexual, gay couple, gay relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.7
 630
Sollers Point (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Keith, a small-time drug dealer is under house arrest at the home of his father in Baltimore. He re-enters a community scarred by unemployment, neglect and deeply entrenched segregation. There, he pushes back against his surrounding limitations as ...
Plot: ex convict, house arrest, drug dealer, ex girlfriend, father son relationship, dog, black woman, drug traffic, card game, cemetery, drug dealing, neighborhood ...
Place: baltimore
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 4.0
 121
Never Down (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Rico reunites with his ex-wife after serving a five year prison term for armed robbery. Upon Rico's release he encounters old and new forces conspiring to bring him down and tear him between what he holds dear and what he most fears.
Plot: biblical quote, ex convict, artist, tattoo, drug dealer
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32%
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Twice a Man (1964)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 49 min.
Story: A reworking of the myth of Hippolytus, in which a chaste youth rejects the incestuous advances of his mother and is saved from death by a caring physician.
Style: avant garde, experimental
Plot: gay, avant-garde, incest, greek mythology, lgbt, suicide, male homosexuality, family relations, gay interest, homosexuality, gay relationship, gay lead character ...
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31%
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Macho Dancer (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 136 min.
Story: A former American soldier becomes an exotic dancer and male prostitute in Manila.
Style: sexual, rough, disturbing, sexy, serious ...
Plot: police corruption, prostitute, gender, society, transsexual, deadly, crime, couples, sexual relations, teenage life, love and romance, life is a bitch ...
Time: 80s
Place: the philippines, asia, manila philippines
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30%
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Cheech (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Six people, some more depressed than others, living through the worst day of their lives.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: prostitute, pimp, deadly, crimes, murder, who done it, dark humor, suicidal, brothel, suicide, nudity (full frontal - brief), red panties ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: canada
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30%
Little Ladies of the Night (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The sister of ex-pimp and current Los Angeles Police detective Lyle York was murdered working the streets a few years ago. Since his reform, he has teamed with Officer Russ Garfield to clear the streets of under-age girls working in prostitution. ...
Style: cult film
Plot: prostitution, mother daughter relationship, police, teenager, friendship, street life, teenage girl, money, unhappiness, innocence, social problem, innocent ...
Time: 70s
Place: los angeles
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29%
God Made Man (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Story: Leading double lives and seeking redemption, a transgender man, a drag queen and a corrupt lawyer collide in this urban purgatory.
Style: queer cinema, neo noir
Plot: homeless, transsexual, lesbian, violence, prostitute, cigarette smoking, male nudity, love, female nudity, corruption, dance, drag ...
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29%
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Garage (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Ireland
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A tragicomedy set in the world of gas stations in rural Ireland, where over-diligent employee of the garage searches for intimacy during the course of a life-changing summer.
Style: psychological, realistic, melancholic, thought provoking, humorous ...
Plot: misfit, small town, society, human nature, village, solitude, social relations, friendship, garage, gas station, loneliness, angst ...
Time: contemporary
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Dublin Oldschool (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Ireland
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Join Jason on a chemically enhanced trip through the streets of Dublin as he stumbles from one misguided adventure to another. Somewhere between the DJs, decks, drug busts and hilltop raves, he stumbles across a familiar face from the past, his ...
Plot: dj, party, junkie, heroin, homeless, brother, brother brother relationship, drugs, homelessness
Place: dublin ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%