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Fado, Major and Minor (1994)
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Fado, Major and Minor (1994)
Original name: Fado majeur et mineur
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Portugal
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Pierre, a middle-aged tourist guide, is the victim of a sudden failure : he does not recognize anything about him any longer. He goes back home and in his apartment he finds a mysterious young man who tells him he is here to avenge a young woman who has taken her own life. What share of responsibility does Pierre hold in this situation?
Plot: prostitute, female nudity, suicide, striptease, amnesia, nightclub, mysterious man, sex in toilet, tour guide, table, hat, amnesiac, death of lover, tourist guide

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, disturbing, psychological and cult film films with plots about female nudity, prostitute, sex, nudity (full frontal - brief), suicide, nightclub and striptease mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Fado, Major and Minor: Gift Girls (1980), A Place Among the Living (2003), Golden Youth (2019), Live Show (2000), Queen of the Blues (1979). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Gift Girls (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three women are secretly plush prostitutes. They are successively called by a mysterious person to have sex with three different men and assuage their weird fantasies.
Style: erotic
Plot: prostitute, sexual fantasy, female nudity, lesbian sex, sex, erotica, nude model, lesbianism, nudity (full frontal - brief), female homosexuality
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95%
A Place Among the Living (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A mediocre pulp novelist is approached by a stranger claiming to be a serial killer with a proposition to chronicle his crimes.
Plot: novelist, roman, translator, falling out a window, suicide, literary agent, book seller, art exhibition, writing, writing a book, writers, deal with the devil ...
Time: 1950s, year 1958, 50s
Place: paris france
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93%
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Golden Youth (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Rose, a 16-year-old girl who was abandoned by her parents and taken in by social services, and her fiancé, 22-year-old Michel, are enjoying their first great and innocent love affair in Paris in 1979, at the height of the popularity of the Le ...
Style: disturbing, sexy, melancholic, unusual plot structure
Plot: swinger couple, wife swapping, nightclub, wife husband relationship, drugs, sex scene, youth, older woman younger man sex, relationships, money, escapades, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 70s, year 1979, 20th century
Place: paris france
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90%
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Live Show (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Story revolves around the sad plight of the live sex performers Rolly (Paolo Rivero), Gigi (Klaudia Koronel), Rosita (Ana Capri), Sandra (Hazel Espinosa and Vio (Simon Ibarra) and what drives them to do the inexplicable.
Plot: love, reality, male prostitute, sex in public, sex, poverty, prostitute, female nudity, suicide
Place: the philippines
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Queen of the Blues (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 62 min.
Story: A seedy striptease club in London's West End becomes the target for unpleasant crooks.
Style: sex comedy
Plot: striptease, strip club, sex, female nudity, stripper, exploitation, topless dancing
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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, sexploitation film, cult film
Plot: suicide, prostitution, female director, nudity (full frontal - brief), playing footsie, sexploitation, newlywed, female nudity, exploitation, prostitute, sex
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
Smooth Operator (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Megan Hughes plays Grace Nichols, a businesswoman constantly competing with men to get ahead. Unfortunately, her love life is also suffering. One day, while chomping on a donut, she realizes she's put on a few pounds. She decides to get back in ...
Plot: prostitute, sex, erotica, female nudity, diet, sex in shower, party, coach, male full rear nudity
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81%
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La bambola (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A man without scruples mistreats his lover and her daughter, a teenager. also in his mind a diabolical plan to force the girl into prostitution.
Style: sex comedy
Plot: prostitute, teacher student relationship, student, prostitution, female nudity, brothel
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80%
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Le sphinx (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A school teacher falls in love with a stripper/singer. He even leaves his wife and children for her. He soon spends a lot of time at the club where he works part-time as the M.C.. But the owner, a mobster, interferes in the relationship which brings ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), strip club, female full frontal nudity, bare breasts, striptease, school teacher, nightclub, nipples, teacher, female nudity, white panties, infidelity ...
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79%
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Gypsy Angels (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Vanna White is a stripper who falls for a stunt pilot who develops amnesia after a crash.
Style: cult film
Plot: amnesia, stripper, doctor, female nudity, preacher, breasts
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78%
The Dark Room (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Luxembourg, Canada, Italy
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In 14th-century France, Aliénor breaks with the codes governing girls’ behavior and does as she wishes. The King of France grants her the hand of her childhood love, but her new husband deserts her immediately after the ceremony. Undeterred, she ...
Plot: king of france, provincial life, father daughter relationship, marriage, female nudity, king, sex, husband wife relationship, female full frontal nudity, male female relationship, medieval, wound ...
Time: 14th century, middle ages
Place: france
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72%
Secrets of a Windmill Girl (1966)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: One Windmill girl tells the tragic history of another who took to drink and, finally, killed herself after working in strip clubs.
Plot: chorus girl, female nudity, striptease, female protagonist, testimony, stripper, lesbian, swinger, girlfriend, schoolgirl, dancehall girl, tragedy ...
Place: london
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71%
Shanghai Belle (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 114 min.
Story: The destinies of five young women from all over the world intertwine in Paris as they embark on a roller-coaster ride of extremes in their search for love, sex and money. Based upon true stories, Shanghai Belle tells the destiny of five young women ...
Plot: hairdresser, rape, snorting cocaine, gigolo, prostitute, bdsm, lesbian sex, female full frontal nudity, erection, watching pornography, women, male nudity ...
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62%
Time to Leave (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Romain, 31, a photographer, learns that a malignancy may kill him within a few months. Decisions: treatment? work? how to tell his lover and his family. He remembers the sea and himself as a child. He stares in the mirror. He's cruel: facing ...
Style: touching, realistic, sincere, intellectual, talky ...
Plot: gay, terminal illness, family relations, fashion photographer, tumor, siblings relations, self discovery, couple relations, sibling relationship, introspection, love and romance, actor's life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: paris france
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58%
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Big Night (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A group of male and female prostitutes make preparations for a big event happening at a shady club where audiences will come to watch them perform sexual acts on stage. As the big night looms, they begin to feel the consequences of their profession.
Plot: paradise, club, male nudity, pimp, raid, nightclub, prostitute, go go dancer, tricycle, dating, marketplace, patron ...
Place: the philippines
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57%
Flesh and Lace (1965)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Beverly a teaser bar girl, that think she hates men, but is in fact suffering from repressed nymphomania. She finds out when she flirts with her best friends man and gets thrown out in the street. Beverly runs into a toy store owner.
Plot: nightclub, hoodlum, gambler, robbery, storekeeper, seduction, toys, bully, nudity (full frontal - brief), female nudity, pimp, erotica ...
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56%
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She Walks (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 77 min.
Story: An illegal Chinese immigrant and her teenage daughter are held captive in their home after a stranger breaks in.
Style: suspense, disturbing, psychological, captivating
Plot: mother daughter relationship, prostitution, lifestyle change, mysterious stranger, family relations, mysterious man, family problems, illegal prostitution, mystery, social problems, life is a bitch, prostitute ...
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53%
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Sweet Skin (1963)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Strip-tease has a pleasing Paris setting and a convincing strip club atmosphere, where a roster of exotic dancers do their thing. Making the club atmosphere work is the animated Dany Saval, as a charming gossip and outspoken cheerleader for the art ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), ballerina, high society, womanizer, stripper, female nudity, striptease, ladies man, idle rich
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Burning Birds (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sri Lanka, France
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Since her fish salesman husband was killed by militant thugs for his political affiliations, Kusum has been left alone to support her eight children and her mother-in-law. She does this by breaking rocks in a nearby quarry. But of course, things can ...
Plot: suicide by hanging, dead animal, suicide, cruelty, arrest, poverty, prostitute, crying, brothel, vagina, eating, violence ...
Place: sri lanka
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Prostitute (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Prostitute is the tale of two women: Sandra, an ambitious but naive Birmingham working girl who moves to London with the hope of securing wealthier patrons, and Louise, her social worker friend, who is fighting to change the antiquated and ...
Style: cult film, controversial
Plot: prostitute, masturbation, transvestite, female nudity, sex worker, sex talk, working class, nudity (full frontal - brief), brothel, bare breasts, explicit sex, massage
Time: 80s
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Fourth Sex (1963)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Michel and Paul earn money from passers-by by doing chalk drawings outside the Louvre. They also make the scene at the hot spots of Paris. Sand is a wealthy and luscious blonde artist who paints nude girls and houses at her loft. When Michel's ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), nude dance, costume party, stock footage, twist the dance, lesbian, brother sister relationship, painter, nude painting, female nudity, striptease, lesbianism ...
Place: paris france
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48%
The Games of Countess Dolingen (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 114 min.
Story: In this eerie, atmospheric tale, a young woman is on a train when she sees some people she thinks she knows from her childhood. On arriving home, her husband tells her that a certain countess has died. At that point, the film cuts to a scene of the ...
Plot: first love, fireplace, burglar, suicide, sexual awakening, book, mother daughter relationship, cuckold, female nudity, wetting oneself, swinger couple, unhappy marriage ...
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48%
L'Amour de Femme (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 59 min.
Story: Innovative sixties softcore. Lenore and Suzanne are swinging 60s chicks who share a swank apartment and a Lincoln Continental financed by their rich, bankrolling daddies.
Plot: threesome, sexual frustration, candle, dancing, sex, suicide, group sex, homosexuality, female nudity, hat, storyteller, breakup ...
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46%
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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, realistic, semi serious
Plot: prostitute, pimp, murder, who done it, deadly, crimes, dark humor, suicidal, suicide, brothel, nudity (full frontal - brief), red panties ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: canada
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44%
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Burning Shadow (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Charlie, a down-on-his-luck loner, crosses paths with a blind homeless man who is his exact double. Perplexed and intrigued by the discovery, Charlie invites the man into his life.
Plot: bar, prostitute, war veteran, drug dealer, striptease, homeless man, bartender, waiter, blind man, murder, veteran, doppelganger
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44%
House of Tolerance (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 122 min.
Story: A young woman begins a new life at the Apollonide bordello, a high-class brothel in Paris.
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, rough, sexy ...
Plot: prostitute, brothel, sexploitation, coitus, female nudity, sexual abuse, disfigurement, fondling, debauchery, violence against women, sex trafficking, confined ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: paris france, europe, france
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44%
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Pleasure (2021)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden, Netherlands, France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: 20-year-old Bella Cherry leaves the small town life in Sweden for Los Angeles with the aim to become the worlds next big porn star but the road to her goal turns out to be bumpier than she imagined.
Style: captivating
Plot: prostitute, prostitution, seductress, sexploitation, sex worker, teenage prostitute, porn industry, female nudity, ambition, seductive woman, blind ambition, desire for fame ...
Place: sweden, los angeles, eastern europe
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44%
By The Grace of God (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Alexandre lives in Lyon with his wife and children. One day, he discovered by chance that the priest who abused him to scouts always officiates with children. He then starts a fight, quickly joined by François and Emmanuel, also victims of the ...
Style: disturbing, realistic, psychological, suspenseful
Plot: pedophilia, child abuse, religion, pedophile priest, journalist, priest, church, children, lawyer, husband wife relationship, cardinal the priest, christmas ...
Time: year 2014, year 2016, year 2015
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44%
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Frustration (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A sexually frustrated woman, living with her sister and the latter's husband, is tormented by bizarre nightmares and violent erotic fantasies.
Plot: sadism, nightmare, incest, sexual fantasy, sex, lesbianism, male nudity, female nudity, coitus, sister sister relationship, lesbian, pubic hair ...
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41%
Belle da morire (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Bruno is a cynical but attractive business man, owner of a strip-club. He has to replace his best dancer, Katy, after her suicide. Applicants would do anything to get this job, but only Damy, gorgeous and mysterious girl, catches his attention. What ...
Style: sexploitation film
Plot: suicide, businessman, strip club, drug snorting, sex, erotica, sexploitation, female nudity
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41%