Movies like Katie Says Goodbye

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Katie Says Goodbye (2016)
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Katie Says Goodbye (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In order to best save the necessary funds to leave her desolate town and start anew, Katie prostitutes herself to a handful of regulars that frequent the diner she waitresses at. As she draws near to saving the funds she believes her new life requires, she encounters a young ex-convict named Bruno. Katie quickly falls in love, much to the dismay of Bruno’s coworkers at the local auto body shop. As a relationship with Bruno begins to form, the delicate harmony of their small town slowly begins to fall into disarray.
Plot: love at first sight, prostitution, waitress, trailer park, alcoholic mother, coming of age, nude girl, teenage prostitute, isolated place, blow job, working class, ex convict, trailer home, caught having sex, first love, quitting a job, poverty, violence against women, hitchhiking, stolen money, truck driver, rape, single mother, prostitute, love ...
Place: san francisco, arizona

Most similar movies to Katie Says Goodbye

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, talky and melancholic films with plots about prostitution, female nudity, coming of age, sex, prostitute, pimp and mother daughter relationship mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Katie Says Goodbye: Little Ladies of the Night (1977), Sadie (2018), I Am Frigid...Why? (1972), Your Caresses (1969), A Sweet Sickness (1968). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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. ...
Plot: prostitution, social problem, innocent, unhappiness, innocence, prostitute, teenager, teenage girl, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, police, money ...
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95%
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Sadie (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: While her father is away serving in the military, Sadie battles to preserve his place on the home front when her mother takes an interest in the newest resident at the Shady Plains Trailer Park.
Plot: mother daughter relationship, trailer park, bullying, dysfunctional marriage, coming of age
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92%
I Am Frigid...Why? (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Sultry Sandra Julien stars as a teenage virgin who is traumatized after being raped by her 2 "friends", a young man and his sister, leaving her with no interest in sex. Discouraged, she embarks on a journey of sexual awakening in hopes of ...
Plot: sex, rape, prostitution, sexual awakening, psychiatrist, female nudity, erotica, lesbian sex, lesbianism, sexploitation, female protagonist, brother sister incest ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
Moment of Truth: Why My Daughter? (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After a young prostitute is murdered and left in a rubbish heap, her mother does everything to track down the killer.
Plot: prostitution, murder, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, murder of daughter, physical abuse, mother daughter relationship, prostitute, stripper, strip club, psychotic, abusive boyfriend, emotional abuse ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
Your Caresses (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Brother and sister meet again after 15 years and fall in love with each other.
Plot: incest, coming of age, love, sibling relationship, prostitution
Place: ibiza, barcelona spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
A Sweet Sickness (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 65 min.
Story: A young woman gets sexually used and abused by every man she meets while on her way to rising to the top of Hollywood's entertainment industry.
Plot: pantyhose, stripper, orgy, prostitution, rape, female stockinged legs, moral corruption, pimp, actress, apartment, topless, lesbian sex ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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, nightlife, illegal drugs, marijuana, homosexual, drug addiction, fashion designer, taxi driver, high school student, garbage truck, pimp, masseuse ...
Place: manila philippines
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79%
Memoirs of a French Whore (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A girl, Marie is led into prostitution by her pimp boyfriend, Gerard. She must not only give money to him but to the gangsters that explore him as well. Marie, together with a friend, Maloup, will try to become independent. They start to work the ...
Plot: pimp, prostitution, voyeurism, bare breasts, female nudity, chase, prostitute, pantyhose, female stockinged legs, heist, black pantyhose, female stockinged foot
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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Pontiac Moon (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: An absent-minded-professor father and his son take off in an old Pontiac to bond during a symbolic road trip through the Western U.S. This while his wife tries to overcome her neuroses to save the family.
Style: serious, offbeat, realistic, uplifting
Audience: family outing
Plot: on the road, road trip, self discovery, obsessive quest, human spirit, parents and children, family life, family relations, mentally unstable, dealing with death, couple relations, death in the family ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: california, idaho, usa, cross country
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 6.5
 37
The Bite (1966)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 62 min.
Story: Koichi is a gigolo who is paid by a madame to seduce and have sex with various women while she and her clients secretly watch. He doesn't like what he's doing, but he needs the money to take care of his seriously ill mother. One day ...
Plot: waitress, voyeurism, gigolo, japanese woman, sick mother, prostitution, sexploitation, erotica
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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 61
Wild Honey (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Country girl comes to the big city, gets into all kinds of trouble.
Plot: lsd, prostitution, satanic cult, cult, rape, sex, acid trip, vietnam vet, breasts, motorcycle, attempted rape, dominatrix ...
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71%
Toys Are Not for Children (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Miserable with her marriage to a toy-store clerk and obsessed with memories of her long-absent father, child-like Jamie learns that toys are not for children when she turns her life around--by becoming a hooker! Playing "daddy's little ...
Plot: prostitution, pimp, adultery, sex, rape, incest, exploitation, unwanted kiss, toy store, marital rape, call girl, rape victim ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Olga's Dance Hall Girls (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: This last gasp of the grindhouse "Olga" series is a tossed off shrug of a movie that nonetheless entertains in a tacky, surreal style. Audrey Campbell no longer stars as the sinister femme fatale Olga, and her replacement retains none of ...
Plot: bondage, prostitution, masochism, fur coat, sex, female nudity, lesbian sex, lesbianism, sadism
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
The Chosen Ones (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico, France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Sofia, 14 years old, is in love with Ulises. Because of him, in spite of him, she is forced into a prostitution network in Mexico. To set her free, Ulises will have to find another girl to replace her. Adapted from Jorge Volpi’s novel, set in the ...
Plot: prostitution, brother brother relationship, mother daughter relationship, cigarette smoking, shower, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, beach, male nudity, female nudity, undressing, teenager, teenage girl ...
Place: tijuana mexico
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68%
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 541
Sara (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Journalist Sara has just spent four months completing an in-depth investigation piece. Her editor-in-chief, afraid of offending powerful politicians and business moguls, refuses to run it. Sara’s boyfriend, who works for the same magazine, chooses ...
Plot: coming of age, journalist, sex, prostitute, sex scene, police station, prostitution
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Call Girl '88 (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A depressing tale dealing with five women involved with prostitution and the effects it has on their love and family lives. High class or low class, each is just as sad.
Plot: prostitution, shot through the mouth, tragedy, suicide, hospital, castration, suicide by gunshot, car, birthday present, actress, blood, nurse ...
Place: hong kong
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64%
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 106
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, male nudity, sex, female nudity
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Love in a Fish Bowl (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland, Sweden
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Waitress Saara meets handsome journalist Joni, and soon moves in to live with him. Joni tries his best to satisfy Saara sexually but, disturbed by violent lesbian fantasies, she is unable to experience orgasm. Trying to cope with the situation, ...
Plot: waitress, sexual identity, frigidity, young adult, sex, love, journalist, wedding, restaurant, female friendship, city, sexual attraction ...
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59%
Movie in collections
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 11K
Rosetta (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Young and impulsive Rosetta lives with her alcoholic mother and, moved by despair, she will do anything to maintain a job.
Style: bleak, realistic, serious, psychological, rough ...
Plot: unemployment, parents and children, trailer park, alcoholic, poverty, mother daughter relationship, snitch, realism, coming of age, dysfunctional family, rape, down on your luck ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: belgium, europe, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 5.2
 60
Little Girls (1966)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 67 min.
Story: Four young teenage girls are betrayed by a supposed "friend" and sold to a perverted nightclub owner who ties them up, whips them and then forces them into prostitution.
Plot: prostitution, nightclub, teenager, bondage, attempted rape, extortion, blackmail, white slavery, older man younger woman relationship, suicide, cemetery, bouncer ...
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Hanna D: The Girl from Vondel Park (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Hanna is a girl completely abandoned to herself, is not at all inhibited sexually, and is attracted to the attention of unscrupulous people like Miguel, who takes advantage of Hanna, turning her to prostitution to obtain her drug fix. Until she ...
Plot: prostitution, exploitation, drug abuse, junkie, sexual humiliation, female full frontal nudity, female removes her clothes, panties pulled down, sexual abuse, cleavage, mini skirt, dysfunctional family ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Way South (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: Yugoslavia, UK, Argentina
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A thirty year old man returns from South America to his native village, in the mountains of Yugoslavia, to find his spouse and take her along. He chooses the youngest daughter of self-supporting Jewish woman. The deceit gets discovered on the way to ...
Plot: prostitution, immigration, tango, revenge, lesbian
Time: 1920s
Place: yugoslavia, argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.8
 97
Jinn (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Summer is a carefree teenage girl whose world is turned upside down when her mother abruptly converts to Islam and becomes a different person. At first resistant to the faith, she begins to reevaluate her identity after becoming attracted to a ...
Plot: mother daughter relationship, coming of age, desire, islam, religious conversion, sexuality, teenager, woman, daughter, mother
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Movie in collections
My Last Year as a Loser (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Slovenia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Špela graduated in Art History and has never had a steady job. Unlike her two best friends, who have moved out of Slovenia years ago with no plans to return, she is determined to stay in Ljubljana. When even her longtime boyfriend gets a job abroad ...
Plot: pot smoking, struggle, waitress, job seeking, break-up, coming of age, education, job
Place: slovenia
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Pin Cushion (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Super close mother Lyn and daughter Iona (Dafty One and Dafty Two) are excited for their new life in a new town. Determined to make a success of things after a tricky start, Iona becomes 'best friends' with Keely, Stacey and Chelsea. Used ...
Style: psychological
Plot: coming of age, bullying, mother daughter relationship, hunchback, first love, mental illness, teenage girl, single mother, sadism, female masturbation, female protagonist, pet cat ...
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Experience Preferred... But Not Essential (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A shy, introverted young girl takes a summer job at a seaside resort in Wales, where she finds the staff, the owners and patrons unlike anyone she has ever met before.
Style: humorous, colourful, melancholic, witty, talky ...
Plot: waitress, hotel, introvert, seaside town, sleepwalking, restaurant, seaside, relationships, love, coming-of-age, coming of age, loneliness ...
Place: mine, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Little Man Tate (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Dede is a sole parent trying to bring up her son Fred. When it is discovered that Fred is a genius, she is determined to ensure that Fred has all the opportunities that he needs, and that he is not taken advantage of by people who forget that his ...
Style: touching, realistic, sincere, serious, psychological ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: prodigy, single parent, coming of age, waitress, single father, intelligence, single, scientist, jealousy, working class, parents and children, mathematics ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Fanny Hill (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Young beautiful girl Fanny Hill, who lives in the English provinces, decides to go to the capital for work. In London, she takes a job from Miss Brown. Poor virgin Fanny did not realize at first that Miss Brown is the owner of one of the most ...
Plot: prostitution, brothel, sex, orgy, mistress, affair, sex scene, virgin, based on a novel, love, lust, voyeurism ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Another Day, Another Man (1966)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: A young couple move into an expensive new apartment after the husband gets a big pay raise. Unfortunately, he is soon stricken with a mysterious ailment and becomes bedridden. The wife, unable to find a job and with bills piling up, runs into a ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: suicide, prostitution, playing footsie, newlywed, prostitute, sex, sexploitation, exploitation, female nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Poker House (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Agnes and her two sisters struggle through a day in a home overrun by gamblers, thieves, and johns.
Style: bleak, serious, realistic, emotional, rough
Plot: drug abuse, coming of age, rape, gambling, pimp, siblings relations, small town, down on your luck, family in crisis, teenage life, life is a bitch, youth ...
Time: 70s
Place: iowa, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%