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The Whore (2010)
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The Whore (2010)
Original name: Die Wanderhure
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, Austria, Hungary
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Constance, 1410. Marie, daughter of the richest bourgeois of the city, is on the eve of marrying a prestigious lawyer, son of an earl. Although the compromise fills with pride the girl's father, anxious to ennoble, Marie is not just convinced about her fiancé, who she has only seen twice. Her suspicions are confirmed tragically on the eve of the wedding when, after signing the marriage contract, a stranger breaks into the house ensuring that Marie has slept with other men in exchange for gifts, like a vile harlot. From that moment, the life of the girl will give a terrible unexpected turnaround. Alone, with his reputation ruined, she will have no choice to survive than partnering with a prostitute and lying on the roads.
Style: serious, sincere, suspense, realistic
Plot: brothel, prostitute, life is a bitch, society, clergy, investigation, male female relationship, rape, execution, forced marriage, revenge, church, religions or cults, state affairs, sex, lesbian, incest, king, religion, medieval, female nudity, chess, torture, prostitution, prophecy ...
Time: middle ages
Place: germany, europe

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, sincere and gloomy films with plots about society, life is a bitch, prostitute, nudity (full frontal - brief), love and romance, female nudity and couples mostly in Drama, Romance and History genres. Some movies like The Whore: Die Rache der Wanderhure (2012), Pope Joan (2009), Or (My Treasure) (2004), The Scarlet Letter (1995), Priest (1994). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Die Rache der Wanderhure (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, Austria, Czech Republic
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The Grand Inquisitor Janus still obsessed with Marie. Her beauty and courage do not go unnoticed, but to her dismay, she finally reached a full life with her husband and daughter Trudi.
Plot: sword fight, army, bare breasts, medieval, king, horse riding
Time: 15th century
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100%
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Pope Joan (2009)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: Germany, UK, Italy, Spain
Duration: 149 min.
Story: A 9th century woman of English extraction born in the German city of Ingelheim disguises herself as a man and rises through the Vatican ranks.
Style: captivating, realistic, serious
Plot: impossible love, cross dressing, vatican, ambition, clergy, woman dressed as man, healing power, monk, monastery, rise to the top, hidden identity, idealism ...
Time: middle ages, 9th century
Place: germany, rome italy, italy, europe
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100%
Or (My Treasure) (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Israel
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Or shoulders a lot: she's 17 or 18, a student, works evenings at a restaurant, recycles cans and bottles for cash, and tries to keep her mother Ruthie from returning to streetwalking in Tel Aviv. Ruthie calls Or "my treasure," but ...
Style: serious, thought provoking, bleak, sincere, psychological ...
Plot: escort service, prostitute, family relations, prostitution, coming of age, parents and children, life is a bitch, lifestyle, dysfunctional family, youth, society, single parent ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: israel, tel aviv israel
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100%
The Scarlet Letter (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Set in puritanical Boston in the mid 1600s, the story of seamstress Hester Prynne, who is outcast after she becomes pregnant by a respected reverend. She refuses to divulge the name of the father, is "convicted" of adultery and forced to ...
Style: realistic, serious, sexy, sexual, stylized ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: forbidden love, interracial relations, destructive relationship, pregnancy, infidelity, romance, extramarital affair, repression, social misfits, clergy, adultery, betrayal ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: new england, massachusetts, england, usa, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 7.0
 10K
Priest (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Father Greg Pilkington is torn between his call as a conservative Catholic priest and his secret life as a homosexual with a gay lover, frowned upon by the Church. Upon hearing the confession of a young girl of her incestuous father, Greg enters an ...
Style: thought provoking, touching, tense, serious, realistic ...
Plot: sex with a priest, closeted homosexual, gay, catholic priest, sexual abuse, forbidden love, conservative, sin, gays and lesbians, moral dilemma, celibacy, crisis of faith ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, europe, iraq, liverpool
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.5
 1K
Fanny Hill (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
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Story: Orphaned by smallpox, young Lancashire country lady Fanny Hill cheerfully accepts her friend Esther Davies's offer to join the London 'working girls' with Mrs. Brown, a madam who recruits her as charmingly fresh enough to wait, ...
Style: serious, touching, romantic, sincere, biting ...
Plot: true love, prostitute, life is a bitch, love affair, society, love and romance, sexual content, social differences, rich and poor, fall in love, sexism, lovers apart ...
Time: 18th century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.5
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Umrao Jaan (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 188 min.
Story: Bollywood film about the famous courtesan of the title. Aishwarya Rai stars in the lead role. The film is directed by J.P. Dutta and also stars Shabana Azmi, Sunil Shetty, Abhishek Bachchan, Divya Dutta, Himani Shivpuri and Kulbhushan Kharbanda.
Style: sentimental, touching, emotional, captivating, serious ...
Plot: courtesan, life is a bitch, social differences, forbidden love, impossible love, destiny, society, prostitute, romance, curses spells and rituals, bollywood, kidnapping ...
Time: 19th century
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Moll Flanders (1996)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: The daughter of a thief, young Moll is placed in the care of a nunnery after the execution of her mother. However, the actions of an abusive priest lead Moll to rebel as a teenager, escaping to the dangerous streets of London. Further misfortunes ...
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, touching, atmospheric ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: prostitute, shipwreck, death of husband, mother daughter reunion, evil priest, hopes, clergy, orphan, rise to the top, life is a bitch, love and romance, power relations ...
Time: victorian, victorian era, 19th century, 18th century, 1700s
Place: england, london, europe, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Women Without Men (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, Austria, France, Italy, Ukraine, Morocco, Iran
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Against the tumultuous backdrop of Iran's 1953 CIA-backed coup d'état, the destinies of four women converge in a beautiful orchard garden, where they find independence, solace and companionship.
Style: sincere, stylized, realistic, serious, captivating ...
Plot: prostitute, life is a bitch, society, social differences, state affairs, coping, rich and poor, coup d'etat, women, low lives, political unrest, siblings relations ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 20th century
Place: iran, middle east, tehran iran
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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WUSA (1970)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Rheinhardt, a cynical drifter, gets a job as an announcer for right-wing radio station WUSA in New Orleans. Rheinhardt is content to parrot WUSA's reactionary editorial stance on the air, even if he doesn't agree with it. Rheinhardt finds ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, contemplative, allegory
Plot: racism, assassination, politics, prostitute, innocence lost, cons and scams, idealism, drug abuse, graphic violence, nudity (full frontal - brief), alcohol abuse, figment ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.3
 103
Sinner (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A Catholic priest, Father Anthony Romano (Nick Chinlund), intervenes with the police when his colleague attacks a drifter named Lil (Georgina Cates). When Anthony reluctantly provides her asylum in his rectory, the brash hustler soon discovers a ...
Style: sincere, emotional, serious, realistic, gloomy ...
Plot: prostitute, false accusation, celibacy, haunted by the past, moral dilemma, redemption, lifestyle, clergy, dishonesty, hopes, society, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.0
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Night Sun (1990)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, France, Germany
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Based on Leo Tolstoy's novel, Father Sergius, Night Sun stars Julian Sands as Sergio, a nobleman in 18th-century Italy who is expected to marry a duchess, Nastassja Kinski. Upon learning that she was previously the King's mistress, Sergio ...
Style: serious, realistic, contemplative, atmospheric, sincere ...
Plot: solitude, introspection, human nature, convent, redemption, hopes, downfall, society, life is a bitch, healing power, humble, couples ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century
Place: italy, europe, naples italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.4
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Midaq Alley (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Mexico
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Heated tempers, frustrated desires and dashed hopes plague a diverse group of individuals whose lives cross paths in Mexico City. There is the bar-owner's son, Chava, who yearns to emigrate to America. A poor barber, Abel, is madly in love with ...
Style: touching, sentimental, serious, emotional, intense ...
Plot: prostitute, infidelity, coming out, adultery, pimp, drug abuse, crimes, dream, life is a bitch, couples, gender, couple relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: latin america, mexico, middle east, egypt, africa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.1
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Red Rose (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Iran, Greece
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A politically complacent middle-aged man and a young pro-democracy activist debate about the future of their country while hiding from the police, in this fascinating drama that blends scripted scenes with on-the-ground footage from Iran’s 2009 ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, thought provoking
Plot: political unrest, idealism, politics, life is a bitch, state affairs, society, husband wife relationship, violence, female director, extramarital affair, cigarette smoking, female nudity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: iran, tehran iran
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Today and Tomorrow (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: China
Duration: 88 min.
Story: This movie tells a story of young people from 'Ant tribe' in Beijing. By telling the story of these young people, Today and Tomorrow shows the psychological changes of college graduates. It reflects their confusion about future and love. ...
Style: realistic, serious, touching, sincere, thought provoking ...
Plot: friendship, unemployment, society, life is a bitch, friends, cause and meaning, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, twentysomething life, gays and lesbians, gender, friend, chinese ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: china, beijing china
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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, contemplative ...
Plot: prostitute, brothel, female nudity, sexploitation, sexual abuse, coitus, disfigurement, violence against women, fondling, debauchery, confined, lust ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
A Soul Haunted by Painting (1994)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: China, France, Taiwan
Duration: 130 min.
Story: At the beginning of the twentieth century, Yu-liang leaves a brothel in a small Chinese town, to become the second wife of Mr. Pan. While Pan is away at the revolution in Yunnan, Yu-liang learns to paint and takes art classes at the Shanghai Art ...
Style: sexy, sexual, sincere, realistic, serious
Plot: prostitute, celebrity culture, haunted by the past, road not taken, couples, artists and showbiz, ambition, life is a bitch, romance, rise to the top, unfulfillment, performer's life ...
Place: paris france, europe, china, france, asia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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An Adolescent (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Tomokawa is a tough guy turned bored cop who spends much of his time sating lonely housewives and looking after retarded teen Sukemasa. One day while hanging out at a bar, he is approached by a 15-year-old enjo kosai named Yoko, offering a round of ...
Style: psychological, serious, rough, realistic
Plot: mentally challenged, tattoo, tough heroes, teenage life, introspection, life is a bitch, couples, family problems, misfit, romance, society, social misfits ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Walk on the Wild Side (1962)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: At the Doll House, a 1930’s New Orleans bordello, Hallie is the main attraction both for clients and for Jo, the madame. Her comfortable if tedious life is disrupted by the arrival in town of Dove Linkhorn, her true love of three years before who ...
Style: atmospheric, gloomy, sexual, realistic, serious ...
Plot: prostitute, brothel, couples, society, dishonesty, unfulfilled love, rich and poor, innocence lost, infidelity, destructive relationship, love and romance, unfulfillment ...
Time: 1930s, 30s
Place: new orleans, texas, louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.1
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Go Ask Alice (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A 14-year-old girl in late 1960's America is inadvertently sucked into an odyssey of sex and drugs. She eventually seeks help.
Style: emotional, gloomy, sincere, touching, bleak ...
Plot: high school, prostitute, runaway, cocaine, heroin, drug addiction, mother daughter relationship, rape, lsd, marijuana, drug abuse, addiction ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
A Patch of Blue (1965)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A blind, uneducated white girl is befriended by a black man, who becomes determined to help her escape her impoverished and abusive home life.
Style: suspense, touching, talky, emotional, tense ...
Plot: friendship, racism, prostitute, interracial relations, blindness, disability, family relations, alcohol abuse, innocence lost, tenement, park, romance ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 50s, 1950s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.2
 114
Runaways (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Steve Moore is sixteen and lives with his younger sister, mother Cheryl and her boyfriend John, in a modest house in Bakersfield, California. An abusive and often intoxicated man, John rules the household, and though his attacks on Steve result in ...
Style: serious, realistic, sincere, psychological, humorous
Plot: teenage life, dysfunctional family, juvenile delinquency, on the run, downfall, society, estrangement, family relations, family problems, youth, life is a bitch, pregnancy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.4
 987
Wild Side (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Belgium, UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A transsexual who survives prostituting herself in Paris, returns – with her two male lovers in town – to her family home in the countryside to look after her dying mother.
Style: sentimental, serious, realistic, contemplative, sexy ...
Plot: prostitute, prostitution, lifestyle, love triangle, friendship, parents and children, social misfits, society, love and romance, destructive relationship, family relations, gender bending ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Eros (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Italy, Hong Kong, France, Luxembourg, UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A three-part anthology film about love and sexuality: a menage-a-trois between a couple and a young woman on the coast of Tuscany; an advertising executive under enormous pressure at work, who, during visits to his psychiatrist, is pulled to delve ...
Style: sexy, erotic, stylized, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: prostitute, love affair, social differences, fall in love, lovers reunited, society, lifestyle, obsession, infidelity, male female relationship, sexuality, psychiatrist ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s
Place: hong kong, asia, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Beauty of the Day (1967)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Beautiful young housewife Séverine Serizy cannot reconcile her masochistic fantasies with her everyday life alongside dutiful husband Pierre. When her lovestruck friend Henri mentions a secretive high-class brothel run by Madame Anais, Séverine ...
Style: sexual, erotic, sexy, surreal, psychological ...
Plot: prostitute, unfaithful wife, brothel, sexual relations, sexual perversion, infidelity, psycho sexual, masochism, obsession, sexual exploration, double life, female nudity ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Cinderella Liberty (1973)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A lonely Navy sailor falls in love with a hooker and becomes a surrogate father figure for her son during an extended liberty due to his service records being lost.
Style: gloomy, sentimental, touching, realistic, serious
Plot: prostitute, dentist, sailor, parents and children, bittersweet, down on your luck, military life, pregnancy, life is a bitch, babies and infants, society, romance ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: seattle washington, seattle
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33%
Leon Morin, Priest (1961)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 117 min.
Story: In World War II, the widow Barny sees the Italian soldiers arriving in occupied Saint Bernard while walking to her job. Barny lives with her daughter and works correcting tests and feels a great attraction toward her boss Sabine. When the Germans ...
Style: touching, realistic, serious, bleak, sincere ...
Plot: clergy, unfulfilled love, self discovery, introspection, religions or cults, seduction, world war two, church, atheist, infatuation, wartime life, hopes ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 40s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Last Resort (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 73 min.
Story: When a young Russian woman and her son leave Moscow to meet her fiancé, who fails to show up, she declares political asylum.
Style: realistic, touching, sincere, serious
Plot: immigrants, racism, romance, love affair, society, human nature, realism, male female relationship, racial discrimination, russian, fiancee, mother son relationship ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, russia, europe, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Hunchback (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Hungary, Canada, Czech Republic
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Based on the novel, a young gypsy becomes a Minister's obsession in 1483. Only the bell ringer and her husband and the court of miracles can save her.
Style: emotional, serious, gothic, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: hunchback, forbidden love, fall in love, obsession, self discovery, clergy, social misfits, betrayal, misfit, unfulfillment, society, dishonesty ...
Time: middle ages, renaissance, 1400s, 15th century
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Fools of Fortune (1990)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A Protestant Irish family is caught up in a conflict between Irish Republicans and the British army.
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: murder, estate, state affairs, society, mentally unstable, love and romance, life is a bitch, romance, rebellion, vengeance, fall in love, alcohol abuse ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 20s
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%