Movies like The dark night of the soul

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The dark night of the soul (1989)
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The dark night of the soul (1989)
Original name: La noche oscura
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Life of San Juan de la Cruz.
Plot: religion, female nudity, saint, male nudity, dream, poet, christianity, catholic, christian, nudity (full frontal - brief), temptation, catholicism, solitary, woman undressing, sanity, naked woman

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Most similar movies to The dark night of the soul

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out christian film, erotic, disturbing and sexploitation film films with plots about female nudity, male nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), religion, christianity, christian and faith mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like The dark night of the soul: Act of the Heart (1970), 1914 the Glorious Summer (1996), The Gathering (1998), Ciudad de Ciegos (1991), End Of The Harvest (1998). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Act of the Heart (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A woman's peculiar religious convictions lead her on a self-destructive path.
Plot: catholic, religion, loyalty, self destructing, nudity (full frontal - brief), religious fanatic, female nudity, protestant, religious, undressing
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1914 the Glorious Summer (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 117 min.
Story: An old aristocrat, short of money, who does not accept the new world ruled by the bourgeois class ,epitomized by the industrialist and by the doctor who finally grabs the the aristocrat's castle which soon will be turned into a hospital.
Plot: children, male nudity, nude bathing, nudity (full frontal - brief), female nudity, bathing, pubic hair
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78%
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The Gathering (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 58 min.
Story: Michael Carey's world turns upside-down when the successful marketing executive catches a glimpse of the near future. These visions could not come at a worse time for his marriage, his job or his friendships. Michael struggles to understand the ...
Style: christian film
Plot: faith, a vision, fired from the job, husband wife relationship, evangelical christianity, bible prophecy, heaven, christian, religion, christianity, theology, end of the world ...
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76%
Ciudad de Ciegos (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Over more than thirty years, a department of the Condesa in Mexico City, is the setting in which they are carried out ten stories, mixed, form one whose only constant is the rupture. The passage of time and the outside world only guess through the ...
Plot: erotica, lgbt, nudity (full frontal - brief), female nudity, male nudity, sex scene, shower, hammock
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74%
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End Of The Harvest (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 53 min.
Story: An atheist philosophy club at a college harasses a Christian, Scott, who claims to have inside knowledge of when the world will end. To vindicate himself and "defeat" the athiests, he prepares a presentation based on a bible study he finds ...
Style: christian film
Plot: christian, faith, end of the world, redemption, debate, farmer, gospel, bible, salvation, prophecy, preaching, religion ...
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74%
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Thin Ice (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 59 min.
Story: Vince, a college student, loves the mountains, skiing and fun, so an invitation to Lake Tahoe is a no-brain-er... HOWEVER, the trip includes people from a church group, and six strong sets of opinions about God soon collide. Vince's weekend of ...
Style: christian film
Plot: christian, faith, church, religion, skiing, christianity, cabin
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Henry's Romance (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: Switzerland, France, Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: It is carnival time in Munich and participants are overindulging in alcohol and sensual pleasures. "Follow us into madness" beckons Lys who is drunk on life, but the sensitive Henry does not follow him. Lys has betrayed his fiancé, as ...
Plot: sword fight, nudity (full frontal - brief), male nudity, oral sex, unsimulated sex, female nudity, gay kiss, breasts, cunnilingus, fellatio
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73%
The True Story of the Nun of Monza (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Sister Virginia de Leyva becomes the new Mother Superior at the convent of Monza. Said convent turns out to be a veritable hotbed of sinful carnality and depravity. Debauched priest Don Arrigone and lecherous womanizer Giampaolo Osio plot to seduce ...
Style: erotic, sexploitation film
Plot: religion, nun, lgbt, nudity (full frontal - brief), catholic, erotica, sexploitation, womanizer, group sex, male nudity, mother superior, lesbianism ...
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73%
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God's Not Dead 2 (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: When a high school teacher is asked a question in class about Jesus, her reasoned response lands her in deep trouble and could expel God from the public square once and for all.
Style: christian film, scenic, disturbing
Plot: christian, christianity, manipulation, christian propaganda, faith, religious fanatic, religion, alternate universe, religious persecution, bible, teacher, lawsuit ...
Place: phoenix arizona
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72%
Touched in the Head (1974)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Baker's apprentice Chris is sacked from his job for being late. Unwilling to give up the flat that goes with the job, he and his friends resort to squatting. Liv, a Swedish girl moves in and is soon followed by Léon the car mechanic and ...
Plot: unemployed, youth, employer employee relationship, baker, nudity (full frontal - brief), labor union, video game, fired from the job, female nudity, love triangle, male nudity, bakery ...
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72%
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: female nudity, male nudity, exile, memory, class struggle, nudity (full frontal - brief), shooting a dog
Time: 70s
Place: portugal
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71%
A Place by the Sea (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: Israel
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A former prostitute and her reformed convict boyfriend try to make a new start in life. They begin to refurbish a derelict building close to the sea, but people from their past come back to haunt them.
Plot: sex scene, male nudity, naked in public, female nudity, public sex, skinny dipping, nudity (full frontal - brief), male objectification, towel
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71%
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Slipstream (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A reclusive Albertan DJ runs his popular pirate radio station in a remote farmhouse but begins to feel pressure from his romantic relationship with a fan and his producer who wants more mainstream content.
Plot: one night stand, male nudity, caught having sex, female nudity, free love, rock music, dj, nudity (full frontal - brief), radio
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71%
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Downfall (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The story revolves around an orphan girl who became a prostitute to survive and finds love with one of her clients. A young woman is tricked into prostitution, thinking she's going to sell beverages at a village store. She soon learns about the ...
Plot: prostitution, sex, female nudity, male nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), breasts
Place: korea
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70%
The Illusions (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A popular young writer decides to write a novel on an island that was once a Mecca to the Hippie movement of the 1960s. As he tries to recapture a world that no longer exists, the writer meets an enigmatic young woman who agrees to help him in his ...
Plot: male nudity, female nudity, pubic hair
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70%
The Mormon Dilemma (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 65 min.
Story: An LDS couple is upset by a local church's screening of the anti-Mormon film "The God Makers." Their evangelical neighbor offers to sift fact from fiction from the film's brief animated segment, allowing for a frank discussion of ...
Style: christian film
Plot: faith, evangelical christianity, christian, christianity, religion, discussion, mormon, religious differences, neighbor, bible quote
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Palace of Venus (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 83 min.
Story: To satisfy her costumers, an owner of a luxurious bordello does whatever it takes. but the place’s efficiency is threatened when the most desirable of its ladies decides to quit. The owner set a diabolical plot to keep the girl working.
Style: erotic
Plot: lesbian sex, erotica, woman urinating, nudity (full frontal - brief), sex, group sex, female nudity, male nudity, voyeurism, explicit sex
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70%
The Nun and the Torture (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Chief of Police Rui, a happily married man of principles, is in charge of investigating Joana, a teacher who's accused of political crimes. After some false starts, he manages to arrest her, but is startled to learn that she's also a nun. ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), female nudity, prison, male nudity, nun, oral sex, labia, gun, cunnilingus, vulva
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70%
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New old (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 67 min.
Story: Experimental film.
Style: experimental
Plot: avant-garde, male nudity, female nudity
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69%
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Mazeppa (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Mazeppa is a 1993 French drama film directed by Bartabas. It was entered into the 1993 Cannes Film Festival where it won the Technical Grand Prize.
Plot: minimal dialogue, horse, male nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), language
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69%
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Ave María (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In the colonial New Spain Ana is a missionary who decides to support the indigenous people.
Plot: female nudity, nun, female scientist, catholicism, sexism, religion, inquisition, catholic priest, feminist, misogyny
Time: 17th century
Place: mexico
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69%
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Anjos da Noite (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Many exotic characters meet in São Paulo night, looking for love and adventure: Malu, a model; Mauro, the drag queen; Teddy, the hustler; Guto, the gay reporter; and Marta, an actress.
Plot: lgbt, prostitution, menage a trois, female nudity, male nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), gay interest, female impersonator, male objectification, film within a film, bathtub
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69%
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Locked Up (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In a German town, teacher Irene leads an inconspicuous, boring, lonely life. One day, a man rings at her door and slips in. It's an armed convict from the prison next door, escaped with a leg wound. He now makes her a prisoner in her own home. ...
Plot: prison, longing, female nudity, male nudity, jail, sex, nudity (full frontal - brief), undressing, bed, butt naked
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69%
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The Sin of Adam and Eve (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Absurd retelling of the story of Adam and Eve, this was the first of several biblical movies by director Miguel Zacarías that were intended to inspire the faithful but only inspired laughter instead. This film gained much notoriety due to the ...
Plot: old testament, male objectification, bible, exploitation, adam and eve, nudity (full frontal - brief), male nudity, paradise, religion, naked in public, biblical reference
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68%
Personal Search (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Basia and Krystyna are trying to smuggle clothes, perfumes and other things purchased abroad through the border back to Poland during communist period. They are accompanied by Basia's son Piotrek, infatuated with Krystyna. At the beginning ...
Plot: peeping, nudity (full frontal - brief), female objectification, erotica, female nudity, voyeur, voyeurism, male objectification, male nudity, sex scene, topless woman, bare breasts ...
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68%
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Agnus Dei (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The young girl Johanne is left by her mother at a solemn convent school. The school is a strange world to her, and when she feels unable to comply with the demands of faith she faces a difficult decision.
Plot: children, school, girl, nun, catholicism, convent, religion, female nudity, menstruation, topless girl, breasts, female full frontal nudity
Place: denmark
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68%
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The Verdict (1974)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: lawyer, courtroom, mother love, death sentence, blackmail, rape, nudity (full frontal - brief), court, mother, topless, female nudity, murder ...
Place: lyon
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68%
God's Not Dead: We The People (2021)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The film centers on Reverend Dave who has to defend himself and a group of Christian homeschooling families after an inspection by a local government official.
Style: christian film, captivating, psychological, disturbing, social
Plot: christian, faith, religious persecution, religion, christianity, religious fanatic, social problems, fighting the system, religious faith, christian propaganda, religious, religious conflict ...
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68%
The Light of the World (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: This 78-minute film takes you on an unforgettable journey, showing the biblical account of the creation of man and the entrance of sin into the world. See why Jesus Christ came to earth and how He dealt with the sin issue once and for all. Follow ...
Style: biblical, christian film
Plot: christian, jesus, satan, christianity, religion, heaven, hell, bible, painting, crucifix
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68%
The Eyes, the Mouth (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A rich Italian's shocking suicide means different things to his twin brother (Lou Castel), mother (Emmanuelle Riva) and pregnant lover (Angela Molina).
Style: semi autobiographical
Plot: twin brother, family relations, nudity (full frontal - brief), father daughter relationship, widow, male nudity, funeral, actor, new year's eve, twins, female nudity, attempted murder ...
Time: year 1982
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68%