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Becoming Astrid (2018)
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Becoming Astrid (2018)
Original name: Unga Astrid
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Sweden, Denmark
Duration: 123 min.
Story: When Astrid Lindgren was very young something happened that affected her profoundly, and this combination of both miracle and calamity came to shape her entire life. It was an event that transformed her into one of the most inspiring women of our age and the storyteller a whole world would come to love. This is the story of when a young Astrid, despite the expectations of her time and religious upbringing, decided to break free from society's norms and follow her heart.
Plot: dancing, pregnancy, hotel, teenage sex, female nudity, teenage pregnancy, mother, father, female protagonist, older man younger woman relationship, kiss, love affair, child birth, daughter, secretary, unwanted pregnancy, son, unplanned pregnancy, teenage sexuality, nude girl, proposal, newspaper, coming of age, train ride, female director ...
Time: 1930s, 1920s
Place: sweden, scandinavia, denmark, copenhagen, stockholm sweden, copenhagen denmark

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and captivating films with plots about female nudity, bare breasts, nipples, breasts, scandinavian girl, topless and sex scene mostly in Drama, Biography and Romance genres. Some movies like Becoming Astrid: Someone You Love (2014), The Wolf at the Door (1986), The Commune (2016), Behind Blue Skies (2010), The Crown Jewels (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Someone You Love (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark, Sweden
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Someone You Love is a story about world famous singer-songwriter Thomas Jacob who lives in Los Angeles. He is a successful man with a lot of burned bridges. After years abroad Thomas travels back to Denmark to record a new album. There his estranged ...
Style: touching, realistic, serious, emotional
Plot: life turned upside down, family relations, direction and purpose, parents and children, artists and showbiz, single parent, homecoming, musician's life, disorder, introspection, snowball fight, composer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: denmark
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95%
The Wolf at the Door (1986)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Denmark, France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: This biographical film, based on the life of French artist Paul Gauguin, follows the painter as he returns to Paris after a long stay in Tahiti and must confront his wife, his children, and his former lover.
Style: realistic, touching, sexual, sincere, serious ...
Plot: love and romance, hopes, crumbling marriage, unfulfillment, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, society, prodigy, homecoming, love affair, human spirit, breasts ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: france, europe, paris france, tahiti
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
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The Commune (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark, Sweden, Netherlands
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Erik, a lecturer in architecture, inherits his father’s large old house in Hellerup, north of Copenhagen. His wife Anna, a well-known television newscaster, suggests that they invite their friends to come and live with them. In this way she hopes ...
Plot: house, coming of age, commune, death of child, open relationship, woman, love, pubic hair, topless, daughter, skinny dipping, teacher student relationship ...
Place: copenhagen denmark, denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
Behind Blue Skies (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 110 min.
Story: It's 1975, and Martin is a teenager looking to break out of a stifling home environment ruled by his alcoholic father and long-suffering mother. When Martin's pal Micke suggests they get jobs together as waiters at a resort off the Swedish ...
Style: sentimental, tense, biting, realistic, clever ...
Plot: coming of age, drug traffic, alcoholic, teenage life, dishonesty, innocence lost, workplace, youth, drug dealing, teenage love, restaurant, resort ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1975
Place: europe, sweden, scandinavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
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The Crown Jewels (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Fragancia is arrested for the attempted murder of Richard Persson, the son of a powerful factory owner. During the interrogation her amazing and remarkable life story is revealed. We follow her through her impoverished childhood, her adolescence ...
Plot: death of brother, alchemy, young love, lgbt, ice hockey, rich kid, beer drinking, falling, white rabbit, butt naked, naked outdoors, natural breasts ...
Place: russia, sweden, moscow russia, scandinavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 5.7
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Rebounce (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 92 min.
Story: REBOUNCE is a colorful, tough and powerful film featuring Frederikke Dahl Hansen in the leading role. She plays opposite Anne Sofie Espersen and Dar Salim, and despite being only 16 years old she portrays toughness, charm, and vulnerability ...
Style: emotional, serious, captivating, tense, rough ...
Plot: coming of age, drugs/alcohol, adolescence vs adulthood, life is a bitch, family relations, parents and children, drug abuse, youth, family problems, teenage life, dysfunctional family, scandinavian girl ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: denmark, europe, scandinavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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The Elite (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Before their youth is definitively over, a writer and his artist friends move into a mansion in the countryside where they begin a seemingly endless party which pushes their art and friendship to the limit.
Plot: blonde girl, bathing, poet, summer, breaking a window, ice cube, debauchery, snorting cocaine, hedonism, beard, sex on couch, cigarette ...
Place: copenhagen denmark, denmark, copenhagen, scandinavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
As White as in Snow (2001)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: Sweden, Denmark
Duration: 154 min.
Story: Inspired by real-life Elsa Andersson, this mostly fictional movie tells the story of her upbringing as a farmer's daughter, in the early 1900s, who dreams of getting away from the farm and becoming an aviatrix.
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: airplane, love and romance, romance, youth, danger, fall in love, couples, teenage life, pregnancy, school, male nudity, aviation ...
Time: 20th century, 20s, 1900s, 1920s
Place: sweden, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 7.0
 773
While We Live (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Inspired by true events, "While We Live" follows four people in Northern Denmark and how their fates intertwine in a tragic accident.
Plot: mother daughter relationship, father son relationship, party, estranged father, nipple, topless woman, fishing boat, fisherman, high school teacher, sex scene, high school, nipples ...
Place: denmark, scandinavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 4.8
 142
Lime (2001)
Genre: Family, Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Tanya is almost sixteen and angry. She is in love with Henrik and unhappy. Her mother has decided they're moving the very same day Tanya gets the job as drummer in Henrik's band, Limbo. It really isn't much fun having to leave behind ...
Plot: mobile phone, puberty, female director, teenager, breasts, teenage girl, teenage sexuality, nude bathing, nipples, pot smoking, first love, friendship between girls ...
Place: norway, scandinavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Ask Me Anything (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Beautiful, wild, funny, and lost, Katie Kampenfelt takes a year off before college to find herself, all the while chronicling her adventures in an anonymous blog into which she pours her innermost secrets. Eventually, Katie's fearless narrative ...
Style: sexual, realistic, captivating, serious, surprise ending ...
Plot: blog, couples, adolescence vs adulthood, unfulfillment, computers and web, ambition, rise and fall, innocence lost, college, strong sexual content, father daughter relationship, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Barndommens gade (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 90 min.
Story: I en lille 2-værelses baggårdslejlighed, på Vesterbro i København, bor den 14 årige Ester (Sofie Gråbøl) sammen med faderen (Torben Jensen), moderen (Vigga Bro) og storebroderen Carl (Carl Quist Møller). Det er tidens typiske arbejderkvarter ...
Plot: coming of age, mother daughter relationship, girl, menstruation
Time: 1930s
Place: copenhagen, copenhagen denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 6.6
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A Soap (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Denmark, Sweden
Duration: 104 min.
Story: 32-year-old Charlotte could have it all, but she doesn´t want any of it. When she moves away from her boyfriend, she happens to become the upstairs neighbour of the transsexual Veronica. Veronica prefers to keep to herself with her little dog and a ...
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, captivating, enigmatic, rough ...
Plot: transsexual, gender bending, couples, fall in love, friendship, love and romance, romance, gays and lesbians, lifestyle, society, gender, sexual abuse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
A Caretaker's Tale (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A custodian in a housing project discovers that a naked, mute woman he found in one of his apartments has miraculous healing powers.
Style: atmospheric, bleak, serious, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: unfulfillment, sexual relations, mute or deaf, life is a bitch, healing, father son relationship, divorce, female nudity, girl, lolita, caretaker, older man young girl relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 6.5
 601
Little Soldier (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A soldier returning from war is hired by her own father to drive his prostitutes around town. She calls upon herself to help one of them.
Style: touching, tense, atmospheric, sincere, serious ...
Plot: prostitute, life is a bitch, parents and children, hopes, family relations, gender, feminism, friends, soldier, military, friendship, family problems ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: denmark, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Daisy Diamond (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A tragic story about Anna who dreams of one thing only: making it as an actress. She moves from Sweden to Copenhagen to pursue her dream. But fate has something else in store for her. Though she struggles to give her 4 month old daughter a good ...
Plot: baby, bathtub, sex, movie business, mother, explicit sex, unsimulated sex, vulva, large breasts, casting, spit in the face, crying ...
Place: copenhagen, copenhagen denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
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In Your Hands (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Anna, a young theology graduate, starts work as a prison chaplain. She becomes especially concerned about one inmate, Kate, regarded as difficult and withdrawn, but whom the other inmates credit with mysterious healing powers.
Style: psychological, gloomy, emotional, bleak, serious ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: denmark, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Mrs. Parker and the Vicious Circle (1994)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Dorothy Parker remembers the heyday of the Algonquin Round Table, a circle of friends whose barbed wit, like hers, was fueled by alcohol and flirted with despair.
Style: witty, talky, clever, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: filmmaking, prohibition, alcohol, addiction, friendship, hotel, infidelity, drug abuse, love and romance, artists and showbiz, verbal byplay, drugs/alcohol ...
Time: 1920s, 40s, 20s, 20th century, 50s ...
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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 5.6
 838
Triple Dare (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Rebekka, Claudia and Sofie are freshmen in high school and will no longer accept being treated as juniors. Taking matters into their own hands, they devise a rite of passage, the 'fortune teller', symbolizing their entry into adulthood. As ...
Plot: friendship between teens, scandinavian girl, danish blonde, girl in underwear, sexual humiliation, rite of passage, older man younger woman, teenage sexuality, religious intolerance, sex in a bathroom, skinny dipping, underage drinking ...
Place: copenhagen denmark, copenhagen
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.7
 1K
A Family (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Ditte owns a gallery, has a loving boyfriend and her dream job in New York is within reach. But Ditte is also the youngest generation of the famous bakery dynasty, Rheinwald, and when her beloved, but dominating father comes down with a serious ...
Style: realistic, sincere, serious, sentimental, touching
Plot: family business, follow your dream, parents and children, hopes, couple relations, cooking and food, family relations, workplace, family problems, couples, moral dilemma, scandinavian girl ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: denmark, usa, europe, new york, scandinavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Hush Little Baby (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Four girls in rehab is on tour from their treatment centers and it becomes their life stories. The girls run off in a stolen Volvo and soon learns to know the freedom of good and evil. Both the fantastic feeling to be master of its own destiny, but ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, disturbing, realistic, road movie
Plot: haunted by the past, rehabilitation, human nature, gays and lesbians, life is a bitch, vengeance, on the run, on the road, mental illness, nipples, topless, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: denmark, copenhagen
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.6
 183
Jasper's Ghost (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 75 min.
Story: 11-year-old Jasper may just be starting puberty, but so far he has experienced a lifetime of emotions. On the day his beloved grandfather dies, he is charged with taking care of the elder's pet cat. The local town bully, Mourids however, has ...
Plot: full moon, fish, cat, spider, nipples, church, lake, junior high school, puberty, nude bathing, kitten, nipple ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.7
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Enid (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Edwardian child Enid Blyton begins to tell stories to her brothers as an escape from their parents' rows before the father deserts the family...
Style: captivating, realistic, serious
Plot: dysfunctional family, ambition, lifestyle, family problems, couples, relationship vs career, blind ambition, rise to the top, writer's life, artists and showbiz, couple relations, children's book ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 1930s, 1940s, 1950s ...
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Last Sentence (2012)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Sweden, Norway
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Renowned journalist Torgny Segerstedt declares war against Hitler as he criticizes Swedish politicians who tried to look away from the tyranny of the Nazis with the good excuse of “neutralism”. His only weapon is his pen and his life is full of ...
Style: uplifting, thought provoking, bleak, serious, realistic ...
Plot: human spirit, love affair, fighting the system, political unrest, life is a bitch, state affairs, wartime life, hopes, love and romance, ambition, journalism, media ...
Time: 40s, 30s, 20th century, 1940s, 1930s
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Hotel St. Pauli (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Jor and Gerda is a loving couple that lives together in Copenhagen. Jor is trying to make a breakthrough as a writer, without any luck so far. His struggles have caused Gerda to provide for them by selling sexual favors on the street. Jor is filled ...
Style: erotic
Plot: prostitution, artist, urination, nipples, uncircumcised penis, interrupted sex, brushing teeth, farm, washing, sexual torture, masturbation, buttocks ...
Place: scandinavia, germany, copenhagen denmark, hamburg germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.6
 27
Untold (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A hate crime triggers disturbing flashbacks for a young veteran, finding herself reluctantly joining a PTSD support group. The eclectic group of women veterans encourages her to peel away her families' lies and confront her mother who holds the ...
Plot: homosexual, sex scene, kidnapping, military, mother daughter relationship, dancing, friendship, flashback, hate crime, veteran, gay, abduction ...
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.8
 392
Leonie (2010)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: France, UK, Australia, Germany, Belgium, USA, Japan, Netherlands
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In the lush tradition of the glorious films of Merchant and Ivory, comes the true life story of Leonie Gilmour (Emily Mortimer), whose life crossed continents, wars and cultures, embodied with courage and passion in search of art and freedom. A ...
Style: stylized, serious, uplifting, realistic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: single parent, parents and children, artists and showbiz, family relations, culture clash, reading aloud, ship, brother sister relationship, racism, culture shock, graduate student, blowing bubbles ...
Time: 20th century, 1900s, 1910s, year 1918, 1890s ...
Place: japan, asia, medical school, mount fuji, maine ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.0
 544
In the Blood (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 114 min.
Story: It’s summer in Copenhagen, it’s a time of endless days and careless nights. Simon is a 23-year-old medical student. He and his friends party and drink and chase girls and wake up the next day to do the whole thing all over again. But it’s also ...
Plot: climbing a fence, cheating on boyfriend, moaning woman, adulthood, cheating girlfriend, bicycle accident, male in shower, falling off a bicycle, moaning, male friendship, medical student, summer ...
Time: 2010s
Place: copenhagen denmark, sweden, scandinavia, bolivia, copenhagen
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.9
 125
Amorosa (1986)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 117 min.
Story: This well-executed biographical docudrama is a plunge into the madness (and the sanity) of a writer living life on its rawest edges. Agnes Von Krusenstjarna (Stina Ekbland) was a Swedish novelist (1894-1940) whose works ranged from the idyllically ...
Plot: erotica, lesbian, sex, lesbianism, love, swimsuit, female nudity, costume, bisexual, threesome, nun's habit, nun ...
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.8
 227
Inga (1968)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Sweden, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Inga, a 17 year-old, is sent to live with a scheming aunt who wants her to become mistress of her rich neighbour. She falls for a common young man instead.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: virginity, coming of age, female nudity, white panties, bare breasts, erotica, sexploitation, female protagonist, panties, nipples, party, kiss ...
Place: scandinavia
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