Movies like The Last Years of Childhood

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The Last Years of Childhood (1979)
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The Last Years of Childhood (1979)
Original name: Die letzten Jahre der Kindheit
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A juvenile offender is handed over to authorities at age 13 and placed in an institution in this somber social drama. Martin is a petty thief who enjoys stealing and looks up to his older brother. When he is informed that his brother has died, Martin runs away from the reform school. He passes through various institutions and is labeled as incorrigible because of his refusal to comply with the rules of society. A dedicated child psychologist tries to save Martin when he entertains thoughts of suicide.
Style: social realism
Plot: teenager, suicide, family relations, brother, burglary, male nudity, juvenile delinquency, social problem, runaway, attack, bureaucracy, coming of age, reformatory, escape, runaway teen, shower, pubic hair, nudity (full frontal - brief)
Place: southern germany

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out psychological, captivating, suspenseful and suspense films with plots about male nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), female nudity, coming of age, teenager, pubic hair and shower mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like The Last Years of Childhood: Park (2016), Nordsee ist Mordsee (1976), The Eyes, the Mouth (1982), Almost 18 (2012), Bambule (1970). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Park (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Greece, Poland
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Young love blossoms amongst a group of Athenian teenagers during a boisterous summertime idyll, in the raw, romantic and anarchic feature debut from Greek New Wave director Sofia Exarchou. One of the most eagerly awaited films to come out of Greece ...
Plot: teenager, coming of age, bathtub, beer drinking, shower, water, bare breasts, female nudity, male nudity, hotel room, woman in bathtub, sex scene ...
Time: 21st century
Place: athens, athens greece
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95%
Nordsee ist Mordsee (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 87 min.
Story: 14-year old Uwe lives in s suburban Hamburg housing estate. Besides trouble, the boy has not much to expect from his parents. To get his hands on some money, he prizes open vending machines, and to let out his frustration he beats up ...
Plot: sailboat, runaway, juvenile delinquency, outsider, wife beater, pursuit, social problem, teenage runaway, knife, sea, north sea, raft ...
Place: northern germany, hamburg germany
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84%
The Eyes, the Mouth (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A rich Italian's shocking suicide means different things to his twin brother (Lou Castel), mother (Emmanuelle Riva) and pregnant lover (Angela Molina).
Style: semi autobiographical
Plot: twin brother, actor, father daughter relationship, new year's eve, twins, attempted murder, twin, nudity (full frontal - brief), family relations, funeral, widow, female nudity ...
Time: year 1982
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84%
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Almost 18 (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Almost 18 is a charming and unaffected film about five 17-year-old guys from Helsinki in 2010. Karri, Peter, André, Akseli and Joni dream, party, love and boast like only teenage males can.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, touching, homoerotic
Plot: coming of age, friendship, family relations, father son relationship, adulthood, parenthood, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, death of father, father son estrangement, teenager, mother son relationship, female director ...
Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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 6.7
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Bambule (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: "Bambule" is German prison slang for "riot". This 1970 TV movie follows a day in the life of three adolescent borstal girls in Berlin: Irene escapes (but returns after she finds no bearings in the outside world), Monika is caught ...
Plot: teenager, police officer, teenage girl, dyed hair, social criticism, underage girl, volkswagen beetle, political protest, winter, lesbianism, cigarette smoking, youth ...
Time: 70s
Place: west berlin west germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
Wanna See My Beautiful Navel? (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Coming of age, summer camp and first love...
Plot: school trip, first love, coming of age, shower, male nudity, children, school class, schoolboy, teenager
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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A Summer Day (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The sudden death of a teenager during a soccer match puts a small community completely off-balance.
Plot: cigarette smoking, book, teenage boy, bathroom, masturbation, pubic hair, friendship, mayor, death, shower, soccer ball, male objectification ...
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Teenage Sex Report (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In this one we look at the cases of a number of young women and their plumbing problems as seen through the eyes of the narrator, a moralizing but well meaning gynaecologist.
Style: semi documentary
Plot: gynecologist, teenage sexuality, bare breasts, male nudity, gynecological exam, vagina, doctor, medical examiner, beast, sex, teenage sex, erotica ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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A Fit of Rage (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 70 min.
Story: The torrid love affair between a 40-year-old man who lives isolated from the world, in his small farm nearby São Paulo and a politically engaged 30-year-old journalist. One morning, after a night of wild lovemaking, he notices a hole made by sauba ...
Style: erotic
Plot: pubic hair, oral sex, male full rear nudity, female full frontal nudity, male objectification, nudity (full frontal - brief), sex scene, ejaculation, explicit sex, shower, erotica, male nudity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Plants (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile
Duration: 94 min.
Story: For a whole summer, 17-year-old Florencia has to look after her brother, who is trapped in a persistent vegetative state. She washes him, changes his nappies, and cuddles up to him in bed. From time to time she reads to him from a comic called ...
Plot: coming of age, erotica, pubic hair, exhibitionist, bathtub, comics, exhibitionism, male in bathtub, taking a bath, male nudity, sex scene, female nudity ...
Place: chile
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54%
Concrete Night (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland, Sweden, Denmark
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A 14-year-old boy in a stifling Helsinki slum takes some unwise life lessons from his soon-to-be-incarcerated older brother, in Finnish master Pirjo Honkasalo’s gorgeously stylized and emotionally devastating work about what we pass on to younger ...
Style: realistic, bleak, stylized, atmospheric, serious
Plot: coming of age, siblings relations, dysfunctional family, urban ghetto life, family problems, realism, life is a bitch, family relations, protecting from truth, single parent, teenage life, urban ghetto ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: finland, europe, helsinki finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Runaway, Runaway (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: An unhappy teenager hits the road to meet up with a man in California whom she barely knows. Along the way the naive teen stumbles around trying to do her best to get by, but eventually falls prey to some unseemly characters willing to take ...
Plot: runaway teen, hitchhiking, friendship, teenager, runaway, teenage girl, businessman, roommate
Place: venice california
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Welcome Home (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium
Duration: 86 min.
Story: This is the story of two childhood friends - Lucas (a 16-year-old high-schooler) and Bert (a mechanic’s apprentice) - who flee the suffocating fish bowl that their killjoy families’ lives have become. Lucas, still quite immature, finds a “big ...
Style: disturbing, captivating
Plot: friendship, coming of age, youth, house, teenager, life is a bitch, adventure, relationship problems, teenage life, teenage boy, childhood friend, friendship between boys ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Ciudad de Ciegos (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Over more than thirty years, a department of the Condesa in Mexico City, is the setting in which they are carried out ten stories, mixed, form one whose only constant is the rupture. The passage of time and the outside world only guess through the ...
Plot: male nudity, sex scene, shower, hammock, female nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief)
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Intimidades en un cuarto de baño (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A family crisis revealed through each member's bathroom intimacy.
Style: avant garde
Plot: housekeeper, attempted rape, family crisis, toilet, shower, female nudity, male nudity, male objectification, man in underwear, death, undressing, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
No One in the City (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A coming of age story of three young friends during their student years in Amsterdam.
Plot: female nudity, party, father son relationship, coming of age, disco, sex scene, shower, city, male nudity, skinny dipping, death, pubic hair ...
Place: amsterdam
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45%
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Danmark (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 90 min.
Story: 22-year-old Norge lives a careless life as a bachelor in the province. The slacker idyll meets a sudden end when 16-year-old Josephine turns up after a one-night-stand and tells him she’s pregnant
Plot: slacker, coming of age, teenage girl, pregnancy, youth, sex scene, female nudity, male nudity, skater, rap, nudity (full frontal - brief), abortion ...
Place: ireland
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44%
1914 the Glorious Summer (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 117 min.
Story: An old aristocrat, short of money, who does not accept the new world ruled by the bourgeois class ,epitomized by the industrialist and by the doctor who finally grabs the the aristocrat's castle which soon will be turned into a hospital.
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), male nudity, nude bathing, female nudity, pubic hair, bathing
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Call Me Helen (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Is. This. My. Son? No matter how often Tobias Wilke poses this question, there's always only one answer: Yes! Tobias, can't believe his eyes when he comes to the airport to pick up his 17-year-old son Finn – and learns that Finn is now ...
Style: tragicomedy, psychological, tense, contemplative, suspense ...
Plot: transsexual, coming out, father son relationship, seductive woman, awkward situation, bullying, coming of age, teenager, lgbt, female objectification, male objectification, family relations ...
Time: 21st century
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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The Silly Age (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Cuba, Spain, Venezuela
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The "edad de la peseta" or silly age is the term used in Cuba for the pre-adolescent period from the age of seven to the age of eleven. Set in 1958 in Havana, the year that culminates the Revolution, ten-year-old Samuel has just arrived in ...
Style: psychological
Plot: coming of age, grandmother grandson relationship, boy, teenager, family relations, bed wetting, family life, grandparent and grandchild, grandmother, family problems, lifestyle, peeping ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: cuba
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
David im Wunderland (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 103 min.
Story: 15-year-old David lives with his family and around another hundred Jacobins in a closed community in Germany. The monotonous life of this early Christian community consists of pray.
Plot: teenager, homosexual, shower, masturbation, friendship, gay, nudity (full frontal - brief), gay interest, amish
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38%
The Key Is in the Door (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Marie (Annie Girardot) teaches high school and has a 16-year-old daughter in her class. Divorced some years previously, she has some vague egalitarian notions about friendship with her students and leaves her door open to them. One of her protégés ...
Plot: family drama, male nudity, school, homosexual, single parent, shower, pubic hair
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36%
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Teenage Kicks (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Miklós is at the age when everything feels high-stakes. He is coming to terms with his own sexuality, and when his best friend Dan reveals that he has a new girlfriend, this puts an end to their plans to run away together.
Style: lgbt cinema, homoerotic, suspenseful, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: friendship, coming of age, jealousy, gay, brother brother relationship, runaway, teenager, brother, gay interest, girlfriend, homosexual, gay youth ...
Time: 21st century
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Prince in Hell (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The story is set soon after the reunification of West and East Germany, and is about the disintegrating relationship between Jockel a political activist and Stefan a heroin junkie, and their involvement with a bisexual Micha. A 2nd plot line is ...
Plot: suicide, bisexuality, lgbt, male nudity, homosexual, menage a trois, gay interest, drug addiction, anal sex, prostitute, child, gay sex ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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The Good Son (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Bonjour tristesse: Teenager Luc lives with his mother Liliane and his little brother Paul in Paris, has to cope with the fact that his mother is a prostitute and practically raise his brother alone. Luc is disillusioned. One day, little Paul wants ...
Plot: brother, coming of age, youth, friend, friendship, son, teenager, boy, gay interest
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36%
Guess Who's Coming for Breakfast (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany, Switzerland, Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Bavarian sex comedy from Germany
Style: sex comedy, erotic
Plot: lesbian relationship, suicide, lesbianism, female nudity, lesbian, sex with a maid, nudity (full frontal - brief), breast suckling, bare breasts, outdoor sex, woman, maid ...
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34%
False Eyelash (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A story of love and heartbreak. Of hope and despair. Of passion and abandonment. After two years together, John has left Marita, a mature woman that has kept him until he has found Adela, another woman from whom get her money.
Plot: romance, nudity (full frontal - brief), bespectacled male, man wearing glasses, towel, man with glasses, male nudity, pubic hair, clothed male naked male, male objectification
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33%
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Lena (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands, Belgium
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Lena is a lonely, plump adolescent girl. Much to her surprise she gets a relationship with the popular but unreliable Daan. Lena moves in with Daan and his strange father Tom and is willing to do a lot for his love. More than a lot.
Style: realistic, psychological, atmospheric, captivating, serious ...
Plot: leaving home, coming of age, teenage love, parents and children, teenage life, physical appearance, family relations, family problems, youth, teenager, sexual abuse, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: holland, europe
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33%
A Minute of Silence (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In a dying French mining town near the German border, the last miners are preparing to strike. Marek and Mimmo, two young miners and friends, have different views on the impending strike.
Plot: shower room, shower, male in shower, pubic hair, miner, male objectification, washing someone, male nudity, taking a shower, group shower
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Murder in Portland (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: This is the third Olympia based story from Richard Anthony Films. The story revolves around a young gay boy, the son of a Baptist preacher, who has not spoken since he witnessed a traumatic murder at a very young age. He is driven from his back ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), shower, anal sex, tattoo, condom, male nudity, gay sex, gay kiss, gay interest, fellatio
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%