Movies like Broken Dolls

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Broken Dolls (1999)
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Broken Dolls (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A former European actor Don Martin has retired with his disjointed "family" to his own private island, "The Paradise." After a few years, the entire group has disintegrated into shameless, selfish & dishonest personalities.
Plot: island, insanity, dysfunctional family, inheritance, isolation, sex, female nudity, actor, boat, guitar, husband wife relationship, spanking

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, sexy and psychological films with plots about sex, dysfunctional family, female nudity, island, nudity (full frontal - brief), erotica and husband wife relationship mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Broken Dolls: Seduction by the Sea (1963), Through a Glass Darkly (1961), The House of Lost Women (1983), Singing Women (2013), One War (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Seduction by the Sea (1963)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany, Yugoslavia
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A young women is hired by a woman to seduce her son and convince him to return to home from his self-induced exile.
Plot: island, marriage, seduction, frustration, nudity (full frontal - brief), sex, female nudity
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95%
Through a Glass Darkly (1961)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Karin hopes to recover from her recent stay at a mental hospital by spending the summer at her family's cottage on a tiny island. Her husband, Martin, cares for her but is frustrated by her physical withdrawal. Her younger bother, Minus, is ...
Style: psychological, serious, bleak, atmospheric, gloomy ...
Plot: island, mental illness, schizophrenia, incest, insanity, brother sister incest, electroshock therapy, dysfunctional family, confined, family problems, estrangement, siblings relations ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: sweden, scandinavia, eastern europe
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94%
The House of Lost Women (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A drama directed by Jess Franco.
Style: sexploitation film
Plot: incest, female nudity, pubic hair, father daughter incest, impotence, labia, sex scene, vagina, cunnilingus, coitus, female masturbation, blow job ...
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Singing Women (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey, Germany, France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: An island off the coast of Turkey is about to be evacuated due to a possible earthquake but its inhabitants have been stricken with a mysterious illness, consigning them to an uncertain fate.
Style: atmospheric, realistic, serious, surreal, suspense ...
Plot: island, isolation, elderly, family relations, friends, dysfunctional family, best friends, aging, plague, parents and children, confined, family problems ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: turkey, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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One War (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 89 min.
Story: May, 8, 1945. Maxim Prokhorov, major of People's Commissariat of Internal Affairs, arrives at a small northern island. There live eleven people: five young women, five children from one to three years, and the captain Karp Nichiporuk. The young ...
Style: sincere, disturbing, captivating
Plot: island, boat, family problems, wartime, social problems, women, dysfunctional family, life, hopes, social misfits, life is a bitch, family relations ...
Time: post world war two, year 1945
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
The Ballad of Jack and Rose (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Jack Slavin is an environmentalist with a heart condition who lives with his daughter, Rose, on an isolated island. While Jack fights against developers who wish to build in the area, he also craves more contact with other people. When he invites ...
Style: melancholic, touching, sentimental, emotional, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: incest, single parent, parents and children, island, first sex, rebelliousness, teenage life, isolation, innocence lost, virginity, sexual exploration, commune ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The Northern Kingdom (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The lives of three disparate families are illuminated by a meteor shower on a winter night.
Plot: stepfather, farm, dysfunctional family, psychology, female director, psychologist
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Secrets of Love: Three Rakish Tales (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands, Belgium
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Three erotic stories from classic writers Marguerite de Navarre, Nicolas Restif de la Bretonne and Guy de Maupassant.
Style: erotic
Plot: spanking, 69 sex position, cleavage, voyeur, revenge, sex, erotica, female nudity
Time: 1600s, 1700s, 18th century, 17th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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The Passion of Anna (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Andreas, a man struggling with the recent demise of his marriage and his own emotional isolation, befriends a married couple also in the midst of psychological turmoil. In turn he meets Anna, who is grieving the recent deaths of her husband and son. ...
Style: bleak, psychological, gloomy, realistic, serious ...
Plot: isolation, depression, couples, island, solitude, love affair, love and romance, opposites attract, deadly, architect, friendship, destiny ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: eastern europe, sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Hot Nights of Linda (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 76 min.
Story: A young woman is hired to care for an elderly man who lives on an island off the Greek coast. When she arrives there the man warns her that his daughters are evil and dangerous. The woman discovers that one of the daughters is a crazed nymphomaniac ...
Plot: shower, incest, handicapped, banana, sword, murder, island, family secret, nightmare, cripple, caning, sex between cousins ...
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51%
Mini-Skirt Love (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: After his horny mom kills his dad, a horny young man shacks up with his horny aunt. Horniness (and incest) ensues.
Style: parody
Plot: incest, dysfunctional family, nudie cutie, sexy legs, pretty girl, girl wearing a miniskirt, soap, lesbian, bare breasts, sexual desire, aunt, camera ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Singapore Dreaming (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Singapore
Duration: 105 min.
Story: "Singapore Dreaming" ( 美满人生) is a story about a family with big dreams, living on a small island. Heavily in debt, patriarch Loh Poh Huat can’t help but feel bitter irony whenever he has to perform his job as a lawyer’s clerk ...
Style: captivating, realistic, sincere, serious, touching
Plot: greed, husband wife relationship, inheritance, debt, loss of loved one, dysfunctional family, frustration, heart attack, mistress, funeral, chinese, country club ...
Place: singapore, southeast asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Happy Day (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: Greece
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A concentration camp on a barren island is hell for the exiled prisoners. The everyday life of the people who live there consists of interrogations, psychological and physical violence, arbitrary punishments and other torments. One of the prisoners ...
Style: absurd, allegory
Plot: politics, island, torture, prison, presumed dead, brainwashing, morality, fascism, military, surrealism, kiss, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Summer Temptations (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 83 min.
Story: In a villa on an island (St. Peter) a little out of season, inhabit Vanessa, a young widow, and stepdaughters Kikki and alive. Vanessa had married their father above all because it was very rich. After her husband's death, Vanessa decided to ...
Style: erotic, sexploitation film
Plot: island, female full frontal nudity, male full rear nudity, large breasts, sex scene, deep cleavage, sexually frustrated woman, fellatio, erotica, female nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), hairy vagina ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Cat on a Hot Tin Roof (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The story of conflicts, power plays and secrets in a wealthy Mississippi family.
Plot: trying to get pregnant, drinking, drink, homosexuality, dysfunctional marriage, impotence, sex, dark secret, haunted by the past, dark past, father son relationship, sexual frustration ...
Place: southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Close Enough to Touch (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The Henderson's just met their new neighbor and she is truly hot. What they do not know is how far their relationship with her will get.
Style: sexploitation film, sexy, disturbing, captivating
Plot: erotica, neighbor, dysfunctional family, cheating wife, unfaithful husband, seductress, neglected wife, lesbian, law firm, sex, fashion model, family relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Sacred Mound (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: Iceland, Sweden
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A seven-year-old boy is sent to a farm on a remote island, when his mother goes abroad. On the island the boy gets to know a twenty-year-old woman who seems willing to take on a mother's role. But the boy is reaching an age of sexual awareness ...
Plot: wedding, island, fire, lighthouse, treasure, first love, nudity (full frontal - brief), urination, sex, children
Place: iceland
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Last Virgin (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A priest visits a small seaside town. Miling a former nun who now teaches catechism on the island thinks that father Emman is the priest she sent for. She believes that a priest would help revive the townspeople's faith in God by putting up ...
Plot: male nudity, village chief, prostitute, rape, sex, white slavery, island, female nudity, politics, fake priest, burnt face
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Blue River (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Edward's father walked out on his family years ago. In the years since, his mother has become a fundamentalist Christian and fallen for the school's self-righteous principal, Henry Howland. When Howland begins to mistreat Edward's ...
Style: realistic, serious, contemplative
Plot: dysfunctional family, arson, teenage life, siblings relations, family life, vengeance, small town life, small town, family problems, family relations, school, betrayal ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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: archipelago, rowboat, boat, coitus, psychoanalysis, sex scene, dancing, bare breasts, sailboat, infidelity, nudity (full frontal - brief), island ...
Time: 1920s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Egomania: Island Without Hope (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 84 min.
Story: There will be no other end to the world: fierce battles full of hatred and love for incest and wealth.
Plot: bridge, pregnancy, vampire, boat, surrealism, sex, father son relationship, party, quotation, train, island, forbidden love ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Venus on Fire (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Two American executives for a cosmetics company travel to the Greek islands in search for a model for their new line of suntan lotion, "Venus". They run into more than they bargained for
Plot: swimming pool, island, beach, sex, goddess, erotica, nude model, female nudity, lesbianism, shower, sunbathing, greek island ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Consent (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A wealthy Manhattan family's inability to cope with the suicide of their eldest daughter sends them into a downward spiral of drugs, alcohol and sexual taboos that threatens to destroy them.
Style: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful, sexual ...
Plot: suicide, love and romance, life is a bitch, looking for love, dysfunctional family, husband wife relationship, adultery, cynicism, incestuous desire, disability, alcohol, family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Night Games (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A Californian housewife is terrified of having sex because of a past assault. When this phobia threatens to destroy her marriage, she takes refuge in a series of erotic fantasies about a masked man. But is it really all just a fantasy?
Style: erotic
Plot: marriage, flashback, female nudity, sex, marital problem, rape victim, broken glass, nudity (full frontal - brief), breasts, attempted rape, broken mirror, husband wife relationship ...
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35%
The Trade Off (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A man is forced to re-evaluate the choices he's made in his life.
Style: serious, disturbing, psychological, sexy
Plot: confession, husband wife relationship, love triangle, guilty conscience, selfishness, love, extramarital affair, promiscuity, erotica, adultery, marital crisis, duplicity ...
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35%
Long Day's Journey Into Night (1962)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 174 min.
Story: The film follows one day in the lives of the Tyrone family, each member is troubled and has been damaged by alcohol and/or drugs. In addition, they have issues with each other that lead to fights and an inability to reconcile completely with one ...
Style: realistic, serious, psychological, talky, depressing ...
Plot: alcohol abuse, family relations, addiction, dysfunctional family, actor, redemption, actor's life, lifestyle, human nature, family life, life is a bitch, unfulfillment ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 70s
Place: connecticut, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Indelicate Balance (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A prolonged stay at his attractive and overbearing mother's home prompts Harald and his Karin to question their relationship, ultimately driving Karin into the arms of another woman.
Plot: nipples, female orgasm, skiing, kiss, masturbation, sexual frustration, panties, lust, fingering, lesbianism, incest, massage ...
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35%
Adrift in Manhattan (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The lives of three lonely strangers intersect while commuting on New York's 1 and 9 subway lines.
Style: realistic, psychological, serious, exciting, captivating ...
Plot: stalking, interracial relations, family problems, couple relations, dysfunctional family, love and romance, lifestyle, unsupportive spouse, artists and showbiz, estrangement, obsession, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Manchester by the Sea (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: After his older brother passes away, Lee Chandler is forced to return home to care for his 16-year-old nephew. There he is compelled to deal with a tragic past that separated him from his family and the community where he was born and raised.
Style: depressing, heartbreaking, psychological, emotional, sad ...
Plot: depression, sadness, family drama, loneliness, dysfunctional family, suicide attempt, death, loss, nephew, house fire, funeral, hospital ...
Time: 2010s
Place: boston, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Radiance (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 83 min.
Story: With the death of their mother, two sisters (Nona and Cressy) return to their childhood home in Northern Australia where their third sister, Mae, lived looking after their mother. The funeral happens and the three find themselves together in the ...
Plot: female director, memory, arson, sister sister relationship, turtle, sibling rivalry, illegitimacy, sugarcane, ashes, inheritance, insanity, aborigine ...
Place: australia
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34%