Movies like Raising Colors

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Raising Colors (2018)
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Raising Colors (2018)
Original name: Volontaire
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The story revolves around 22-year-old Laure, who is trying to find her feet. After performing brilliantly in her literature studies, she enrols as a communications officer in the Naval Fusiliers. She will quickly have to adapt to and assimilate the rules that apply within the institution. But Laure is a determined woman, and she has a thirst for knowledge – still. A thirst to learn to get to know and be comfortable with herself, and to find her place.
Style: inspirational, sincere, light, semi serious
Plot: seaside, military, male objectification, female objectification, sea, female protagonist, mother daughter relationship, boot camp, romance, female nudity, mentor, sex scene, beach, climbing, boat, translator, commando unit, nudity (full frontal - brief), woman in uniform, cigarette smoking, singing, bare breasts, taking a photograph, female full frontal nudity, wall ...
Time: 2010s
Place: brittany

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out sincere, captivating, touching and realistic films with plots about female nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), beach, sex scene, bare breasts, mother daughter relationship and male nudity mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Raising Colors: Too Close to the Sun (2015), Angel Face (2018), 100 Days Before the Command (1991), Virgins (2018), April's Daughter (2017). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Too Close to the Sun (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A magistrate investigating a fraud case discovers the woman is the biological mother of her adopted child. Instead of recusing herself, the magistrate pursues the case further.
Style: captivating, no music
Plot: mother son incest, lawyer, birth mother, adoptive mother, sex with mother, family relations, male female relationship, relationships, adultery, foster home, adulterous husband, marital problem ...
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Angel Face (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A single mother abandons her 8-year-old daughter after meeting someone in a nightclub.
Plot: mother daughter relationship, single mother, sea, seaside, elementary school, makeover, schoolboy, nightclub, ice cream, death, male objectification, school ...
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100 Days Before the Command (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia, Soviet Union
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Visually astonishing, erotically charged and emotionally jarring. '100 Days Before the Command' is Hussein Erkenov's courageous and stinging indictment of communism. Five young Red Army recruits struggle for survival against the ...
Plot: military, soviet army, eroticism, gay, communism, communist, male objectification, teenage boy, female nudity, male nudity, surrealism, military service ...
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Virgins (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Israel, Belgium
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Teenage Lana is languishing in her run-down hometown on Israel’s sun-soaked north coast—until an older, attractive writer arrives with tales of a mermaid sighting off the shore of the declining resort town.
Style: captivating, sincere, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: teenage girl, coming of age, mother daughter relationship, sea, beach, mermaid, rumor, life is a bitch, teenage life, poker, chess, night ...
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April's Daughter (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Valeria is 17 and pregnant. She lives in Puerto Vallarta with Clara, her half sister. Valeria has not wanted her long-absent mother, April, to find out about her pregnancy, but due to the economic strain and the overwhelming responsibility of having ...
Style: captivating, touching, sincere, melancholic
Plot: teenage girl, mother daughter relationship, teenage pregnancy, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, baby, sister sister relationship, infidelity, older woman younger man sex, mother daughter conflict, teenage mother, real estate agent, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
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All About Nina (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Nina Geld's passion and talent have made her a rising star in the comedy scene, but she's an emotional mess offstage. When a new professional opportunity coincides with a romantic one, she is forced to confront her own deeply troubled past.
Style: humorous, sincere, touching, thought provoking, captivating
Plot: affair, mother daughter relationship, female protagonist, stand up comedian, romance, love, introspection, self discovery, friendship, older man younger woman relationship, interracial sex, sex scene ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles
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The Stopover (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Greece
Duration: 102 min.
Story: At the end of their tour of duty in Afghanistan, two young military women, Aurore and Marine, are given three days of decompression leave with their unit at a five-star resort in Cyprus, among tourists. But it's not that easy to forget the war ...
Style: touching, sincere, light, psychological
Plot: female soldier, military, resort, friendship, soldier, female nudity, sex scene, post traumatic stress disorder, war in afghanistan, holiday, skinny dipping, woman ...
Time: 21st century
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Happening (2021)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An adaptation of Annie Ernaux's eponymous novel, looking back on her experience with abortion when it was still illegal in France in the 1960s.
Plot: abortion, nudity (full frontal - brief), female friendship, student, male nudity, hitchhiking, mother daughter relationship, friendship, female nudity, hospital, doctor, female protagonist ...
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Diving (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A restless photographer leaves her family to "find herself" and takes up deep-sea diving.
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), husband wife conflict, death by drowning, baby, diving, subway, sex scene, boat, death, death of wife, night, radio ...
Place: brittany
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Aquarius (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil, France
Duration: 146 min.
Story: Clara, a 65-year-old widow and retired music critic, was born into a wealthy and traditional family in Recife, Brazil. She is the last resident of the Aquarius, an original two-story building, built in the 1940s, in the upper-class, seaside Boa ...
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Plot: real estate, sex orgy, female protagonist, fighting the system, family, life is a bitch, character study, manipulation, older woman younger man sex, real estate agent, breast feeding, erection ...
Time: year 1980, 2010s
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Daughter of Mine (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, Germany, Switzerland
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A daughter torn between two mothers, one who raised her with love and her biological mother, who instinctively claims her back.
Style: psychological, touching, captivating, sincere, sentimental
Plot: mother daughter relationship, secret, birth mother, conflict, child, church, money problems, female objectification, husband wife relationship, family relations, little girl, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
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The Meetings of Anna (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium, West Germany
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Anna is a film director whose job takes her all over western Europe. In each place she either already has some intimate connection, or readily makes one. People seem drawn to her, but inevitably insist on sharing their inmost secrets and discontents ...
Style: realistic, serious, talky, sincere, psychological ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), train, hotel, battle of the sexes, unfulfillment, estrangement, friends, family relations, couples, couple relations, on the road, existential loneliness ...
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Looking for Her (2015)
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Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Elisa, on a verge of divorce, leaves Paris with her son Noe to settle in her hometown of Dunkerque to find the biological mother who gave her up for adoption 30 years before.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, touching
Plot: adoption, racism, pregnancy, abortion, mother daughter reunion, pregnant woman, mother daughter relationship, female protagonist, husband wife relationship, mother son relationship, laptop, search for mother ...
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The Wall of Words (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Cuba
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A mother struggles to hold her family together after her son succumbs to a disease that leaves him disabled.
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), mother daughter relationship, laboratory, doctor, hospital, thunderstorm, female nudity, beach, grandmother, diving, seaside, sea ...
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Maya (2018)
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Country: France, Germany
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The film follows a 30-year-old man named Gabriel, a French war reporter who was taken to hostage in Syria and then heads to India after months in captivity.
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Duration: 107 min.
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Genre: Drama
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Place: chile
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