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The Man from Earth: Holocene (2017)
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The Man from Earth: Holocene (2017)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: 14,000 year-old "Man from Earth" John Oldman, now teaching in northern California, realizes that not only is he finally starting to age, but four students have discovered his deepest secret, putting his life in grave danger and potentially destroying the world's most popular religion.
Style: serious, captivating, psychological, exciting, disturbing, psychotronic
Plot: seduction, escape, immortality, professor, hiking, breakdown, secret, mystery, caveman, eternal life, hidden identity, college professor, hidden truth, characters in danger, museum, stabbing, time lapse photography, bowie knife, stabbed, jesus christ, jesus

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, psychological, captivating and disturbing films with plots about society, danger, female nudity, life is a bitch, sex, apocalypse and nudity (full frontal - brief) mostly in Drama, Sci-Fi and Fantasy genres. Some movies like The Man from Earth: Holocene: Time Changer (2002), 4:44 Last Day on Earth (2011), Endtime (2014), After the Dark (2013), Butterfly Dreaming (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Man from Earth (2007)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: An impromptu goodbye party for Professor John Oldman becomes a mysterious interrogation after the retiring scholar reveals to his colleagues he never ages and has walked the earth for 14,000 years.
Style: sincere, serious, psychological, talky, contemplative ...
Plot: immortality, philosophy, professor, hidden identity, religion, society, christianity, mistaken identity, legends and myths, psychology, impersonating, secret ...
Time: middle ages, prehistoric times, prehistory, 21st century, contemporary ...
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Time Changer (2002)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The year is 1890 and Bible professor Russell Carlisle has written a new manuscript entitled "The Changing Times". His colleague, Dr. Norris Anderson, believes that what Carlisle has written could greatly affect the future of coming ...
Style: serious, christian film, psychological, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: time travel, time machine, future dystopia, society, religions or cults, professor, ethics, bible, christianity, preaching, fish out of water, life is a bitch ...
Time: future, victorian era, 1890s
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4:44 Last Day on Earth (2011)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Switzerland, France
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A look at how a painter and a successful actor spend their last day together before the world comes to an end.
Style: serious, psychological, captivating, disturbing, contemplative ...
Plot: apocalypse, end of the world, couples, couple relations, introspection, sexual relations, danger, chaos, global warming, friendship, one day, strong sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
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 22
Endtime (2014)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Israel
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Eight friends throw a goodbye party to welcome the end of the world.
Style: psychological, serious, captivating, exciting, contemplative ...
Plot: introspection, apocalypse, friendship, life is a bitch, cause and meaning, dealing with death, best friends, unfulfillment, friends, female director
Time: 21st century
Place: israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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After the Dark (2013)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Indonesia
Duration: 107 min.
Story: At an international school in Jakarta, a philosophy teacher challenges his class of twenty graduating seniors to choose which ten of them would take shelter underground and reboot the human race in the event of a nuclear apocalypse.
Style: psychological, thought provoking, philosophical, surprise ending, captivating ...
Plot: survival, youth, human nature, social relations, teacher, disorder, danger, bunker, teachers and students, philosophy, experiment gone awry, catastrophe ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: indonesia, asia, tokyo
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23%
Butterfly Dreaming (2008)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Anxious dreams, hallucinations, and paranoid reality torment a young math professor in the aftermath of his wife's death in a car accident. As madness, addiction and affairs send the story spiraling towards its conclusion, the truth about what ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: haunted by the past, obsession, couple relations, couples, life is a bitch, dealing with death, mathematician, dream, death, gambling, bone
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: seattle, usa
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23%
Beyond the Stars (1989)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: This Sci-Fi Drama centers around the teen-age Eric, son of a computer scientist who worked for the Apollo mission which sent the first human to the moon. Eric, determined to become an astronaut himself one day, befriends Paul Andrews, the first man ...
Style: exciting, disturbing, suspense, enigmatic, tense ...
Plot: astronaut, secret, outer space, tragedy, promise, father son relationship, male protagonist, waking up, teen romance, mother son relationship, brunette, moon ...
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23%
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Ravagers (1979)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In a post-apocalyptic world divided between two groups called the Flockers and the Ravagers, an adventurer and his "pleasure girl" try to find their way to a rumored safe haven called the Land of Genesis.
Style: exciting, bleak, suspenseful, rough, futuristic ...
Plot: survival, post apocalypse, life is a bitch, society, rivalry, graphic violence, catastrophe, isolation, heroes, danger, confined, crimes ...
Time: future, 90s, 1990s
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23%
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I Am the Cheese (1983)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Adapted from the Robert Cormier novel. This film follows the life of a young boy whose happy, if somewhat unusual life with his friends and family gradually starts to unravel, until the truth of the boy's situation is finally revealed.
Style: suspenseful, bleak, psychological, disturbing, non-linear ...
Plot: teen angst, graphic violence, family relations, conspiracy, dishonesty, youth, uncover truth, mental institution, kidnapping, missing child, haunted by the past, parents and children ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
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22%
Mythica: The Godslayer (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: As the Lich King's zombie legions ravage the world, a cursed young sorceress (Marek) embarks on a quest to obtain a weapon from the gods, with her friend Dagen, a self-serving half-elf rogue. But when she joins her sworn enemy in a desperate ...
Style: disturbing, suspense, enigmatic, captivating, serious ...
Plot: sword and sorcery, magical, evil, zombie attack, save the world, journey, danger, capture, deadly, murderer, prophecy, warrior ...
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Rise of the Gladiators (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A Templar Knight is forced to fight as a gladiator where challengers from different worlds duel in a quest for a magical sword. Then the Templar learns he is scheduled to fight his master who has become a man of greed and ambition. Now the Templar ...
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, disturbing
Plot: caveman, fight to the death, magical sword, sword fight, desert, gladiator, battles, knight, ambition, warrior, fight, magical object ...
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The Clone Returns Home (2008)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Kohei Takahara, an astronaut who dies in the line of duty, is legally resurrected as a clone: however, contrary to the scientists’ expectations, he reverts to his childhood memories when his twin brother drowned sacrificing his life for Kohei. ...
Style: atmospheric, art house, contemplative, philosophical, psychological ...
Plot: cloning, twins, homecoming, doctor, professor, astronaut, obsession, accident, outer space, society, reflection, hi-tech ...
Time: 21st century, near future, contemporary
Place: japan
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Branded (2012)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Russia
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In a dystopian future, where corporate brands have created a disillusioned population, one man's effort to unlock the truth behind the conspiracy leads to an epic battle with hidden forces that control the world.
Style: suspenseful, serious, enigmatic, disturbing
Plot: buried truth, uncover truth, corporate crimes, hidden truth, dishonesty, society, life is a bitch, marketing, future dystopia, behavior control, advertising agency, fast food ...
Time: future
Place: moscow russia
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22%
Fire in Her Bed (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: In this re-imagining of Nick Philips 1972 FIRE IN HER BED a sheltered young woman moves to the city to attend University. There she becomes fascinated with a much more sophisticated and openly sensual woman. Overwhelmed by her feelings, she embarks ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, captivating
Plot: lesbian, sex, seduction, lesbian sex, bdsm, seductress, lesbian relationship, lesbian love, lesbian seduction, lgbt, lesbian romance, lesbian couple ...
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Alien Tracker (2003)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In a galaxy far away, alien criminals organize a spectacular prison break. Pursued by their home planet's authorities, their leader Zin decides there's only one place to go: through a wormhole that allows instantaneous travel to Earth. ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, captivating
Plot: bounty hunter, heroes, track down, disorder, rivalry, government agency, escapades, chases and races, danger, evil alien, escape, space and aliens ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Seductress (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Alexis Baxter marries and murders wealthy men in order to assume their fortune.
Style: disturbing, tense, captivating, suspense
Plot: seduction, femme fatale, erotica, seductress, serial killer, sisters, murder, sister sister relationship, mystery, female protagonist, killing spree, serial murder ...
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I'll Follow You Down (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After the disappearance of a young scientist on a business trip, his son and wife struggle to cope, only to make a bizarre discovery years later - one that may bring him home.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, tense, serious, mind bending
Plot: time travel, missing person, uncover truth, mystery, obsession, inventions and discoveries, scientist, professor, missing father, laboratory, blackboard, student ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, usa
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Scandal: Body of Love (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Young handsome millionaire marries former prostitute. During lovemaking happy husband dies after drinking before this heart pills. Wife accused of murder, but the lawyer ably proves that she is not to blame, and the case is closed. But everything is ...
Style: sexploitation film, suspenseful, psychological, serious, suspense
Plot: court, trial, seduction, sensuality, sexploitation, dying during sex, murder, secret, breasts, ass, lesbian sex, female nudity ...
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Wendy (2020)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A re-imagining of "Peter Pan" from the point of view of Wendy Darling, who finds herself lost on a mysterious island where aging and time have come unglued. She must fight to save her family, her freedom and the joyous spirit of youth.
Style: psychological, disturbing, captivating, sincere
Plot: island, magic, childhood, rescue, adventure, fantasy world, family, children, young heroes, imaginary, danger, adaptation ...
Time: contemporary
Place: louisiana
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Insatiable Wives (2000)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Donna is unfulfilled. In an unsatisfying marriage, Donna finds herself fantasizing about her sultry friends' lovers.
Style: disturbing, psychological, captivating, erotic, sexploitation film
Plot: erotica, sexploitation, erotic fantasy, sexual relations, seduction, longing, sexual desire, open marriage, male female relationship, relationships, love interest, erotic dream ...
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Dark Fantasies (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: no overview yet
Style: captivating, psychological, disturbing, erotic
Plot: teacher student sex, sexual fantasy, sexual exploration, attempted seduction, human experiment, sexual attraction, seductive woman, teacher student romance, sex, medical experiment, erotica, sexploitation ...
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Hirokin (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In a planet where humans must scavenge the post-apocalyptic barren wasteland, Hirokin – a reluctant warrior with a dark past – sets off on mission to fulfill his destiny. Having fought to the death to save his wife and son from the planets evil ...
Style: serious, exciting, captivating, tense, rough
Audience: boys' night, teens
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Time: future
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Bokeh (2017)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Iceland
Duration: 92 min.
Story: On a romantic getaway to Iceland, a young American couple wake up one morning to discover every person on Earth has disappeared. Their struggle to survive and to reconcile the mysterious event lead them to reconsider everything they know about ...
Style: thought provoking, captivating, psychological, disturbing
Plot: adam and eve, christian, apocalypse, survival, loneliness, tragedy, life & death, doubt, isolation, self discovery, god, self awareness ...
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The Happiness Cage (1972)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Denmark, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A German scientist works on a way of quelling overly aggressive soldiers by developing implants that directly stimulate the pleasure centers of the brain.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, bleak, disturbing, serious ...
Plot: remote control, power relations, inventions and discoveries, disorder, estate, profanity, deadly, mad scientist, mind game, life is a bitch, soldier, graphic violence ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe
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The Last Man on Earth (2011)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The story of the latest week on the earth before the announce of the landing of an extraterrestrial society on earth seen by the eyes of a misogynist man with only the desire solitude and routine.
Style: serious, bleak, psychological, captivating, contemplative ...
Plot: solitude, alien encounter, benign alien, life turned upside down, disorder, alien, misogynist, extraterrestrial, danger, adventure, society, anti hero ...
Place: europe, italy
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Cold Water (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: This is the story of Alice Fuller (Amy Shelton-White) struggling to come to terms with her past in order to embrace her future. Shot almost entirely in and around Estes Park, Colorado, the film follows Alice as she is forced to spend one final week ...
Style: scenic, captivating, sincere, psychological, serious ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, family drama, hiking, mother daughter relationship, brother sister relationship, wildlife, fight, dealing with the past, acceptance, sculpture, female protagonist, repression ...
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20 Years After (2008)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In the middle of nowhere, 20 years after an apocalyptic terrorist event that obliterated the face of the world!
Style: bleak, suspenseful, serious, futuristic
Plot: post apocalypse, life is a bitch, survival, escapades, society, danger, chaos, pregnancy, future dystopia, apocalypse, babies and infants, distopia ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Conceiving Ada (1997)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Emmy Coer, a computer genius, devises a method of communicating with the past by tapping into undying information waves. She manages to reach the world of Ada Lovelace, founder of the idea of a computer language and proponent of the possibilities of ...
Style: psychological, stylized, offbeat, serious, mind bending
Plot: programmer, pregnancy, couples, imaginary, battle of the sexes, a.i., twins, prodigy, frame up, feminism, love affair, computers and web ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, victorian, 1800s
Place: canada
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Silver Tongues (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Two lovers travel from town to town playing a dark game of deceit that soon spirals out of control, threatening their very relationship.
Style: psychological, tense, realistic, captivating, serious
Plot: hidden identity, couple relations, couples, dishonesty, juggling, society, crumbling relationship, love and romance, sexual content, manipulations, manipulation, infidelity
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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21%
Elon Doesn't Believe in Death (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 75 min.
Story: As he does every single day, Elon goes to meet his wife at her workplace, but she is not there. He doesn’t find her at home as well, so he starts to retrace the path Madalena makes daily. In the morning after, Elon goes to the police station and ...
Style: enigmatic, psychological thriller, tense, psychological, disturbing ...
Plot: social problems, disappearance, mysterious disappearance, uncover truth, puzzle, investigation, mystery, secret, family problems, hairy vagina, masturbation, male nudity ...
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