Movies like De Sade

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De Sade (1969)
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De Sade (1969)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: West Germany, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: The 18th-century French marquis (Keir Dullea) recalls his sadomasochistic experiments and goes to jail for lewd behavior.
Style: erotic, sexual, rough, sexy, bleak, serious, realistic, disturbing, psychotronic
Plot: crimes, obsession, sexual relations, sexual abuse, life is a bitch, graphic violence, mental illness, couples, estate, mind game, woman in danger, social decay, master and servant, sexual content, power relations, sex, prison, female nudity, sex scene, theater, lust, breasts, arranged marriage, loveless marriage, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 18th century
Place: france, europe

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Most similar movies to De Sade

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, sexy and sexual films with plots about female nudity, couples, sexual relations, sex, nudity (full frontal - brief), breasts and crimes mostly in Drama, Thriller and Biography genres. Some movies like De Sade: Quills (2000), The Pet (2006), Eugenie (1973), Justine de Sade (1972), Flower and Snake (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Quills (2000)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK, Germany, USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A nobleman with a literary flair, the Marquis de Sade lives in a madhouse where a beautiful laundry maid smuggles his erotic stories to a printer, defying orders from the asylum's resident priest. The titillating passages whip all of France ...
Style: erotic, realistic, serious, witty, intense ...
Plot: sexuality, writer's life, eccentricity, priest, rape, hypocrisy, perversion, sadism, murder, emperor, french revolution, mental institution ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century, 1790s
Place: france, paris france, europe
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 3.7
 569
The Pet (2006)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A young woman in dire financial straights accepts an offer to be a wealthy aristocrat's human "pet" for six months. Then ruthless modern "pet-nappers" kidnap the woman to sell her on the GSM (Global Slave Market).
Style: disturbing, psychological, rough, realistic, serious ...
Plot: slave auction, sexual abuse, dehumanization, captivity, confined, power relations, life is a bitch, lifestyle, strong sexual content, nudity (full frontal - brief), breasts, alternative lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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100%
 5.8
 898
Eugenie (1973)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Liechtenstein, France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Eugenie, a beautiful but shy young girl, lives with her stepfather, a famous writer specializing in stories of erotica. One day she happens to read one of his "erotic" books and its power so affects her that begins to find herself sexually ...
Style: serious, realistic, erotic, sexy, psychological ...
Plot: murder, stepfather, innocence lost, suburbs, deadly, danger, mind game, crimes, psychopath, couples, religions or cults, fall in love ...
Time: 60s
Place: berlin germany, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Justine de Sade (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy, Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Therese, a beautiful but naive young girl, who finds herself being passed around from depraved pervert to depraved pervert, enduring just about every kind of sexual degradation there is while still believing that some kind stranger will eventually ...
Style: erotic, realistic, serious, sexual, bleak ...
Plot: poison, injustice, power relations, social decay, innocence lost, woman in danger, sexual relations, sexual abuse, gender, life is a bitch, society, master and servant ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Flower and Snake (2004)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The wealthy president of a company has built up an unpayable debt to a local crime lord, and to escape punishment he sells his famous dancer wife to the lecherous old man figuring a 90 year old can’t do too much bad with her. Perhaps not, but ...
Style: erotic, psychological, rough, suspenseful, sexy ...
Plot: s&m, bondage, bdsm, sexual relations, sadism, power relations, deadly, gangsters, danger, crimes, obsession, sexual abuse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 3.2
 603
Inner Sanctum (1991)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A woman attempts suicide when she suspects her husband doesn't love her and is having an affair. Now she's wheelchair-bound, and her husband, who indeed doesn't love her and is having an affair, hires a private nurse to look after his ...
Style: sexy, sexual, captivating, absurd, enigmatic ...
Plot: obsession, love triangle, betrayal, strong sexual content, intrigue, danger, infidelity, woman in danger, murder, disability, investigation, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Point of Seduction III: Body Chemistry (1994)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Movie producer Alan Clay wants to make a movie about Dr. Claire Archer and her amazing life story (she's been 'forced' to kill two men in self defence). Claire falls for Alan, and Alan cannot resist temptation, so now he's hiding ...
Style: erotic, serious, realistic, sexy, sexual ...
Plot: serial killer, deadly, crimes, betrayal, love and romance, best friends, dishonesty, danger, showbiz, hollywood, dangerous attraction, love triangle ...
Time: 90s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Marquis de Sade's Justine (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: Liechtenstein, West Germany, Italy, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A woman named Justine is (willingly) used and abused by all manner of perverts, freaks and sexual deviants.
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, sexual, rough, serious ...
Plot: masochism, prostitute, nun, strong sexual content, sexual abuse, sexual relations, perversion, murder, obsession, dirty old man, prison, rape ...
Time: 18th century, 17th century, 1780s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Sinful Intrigue (1995)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A mysterious attacker is preying on the rich and decadent set in an elite community.
Style: erotic, realistic, serious, mind bending, sexy ...
Plot: bondage, voyeurism, psychopath, strong sexual content, couples, danger, crimes, deadly, investigation, dishonesty, dangerous attraction, sexual relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
A Harlot's Progress (2006)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Drama looking at artist William Hogarth and his relationship with the prostitute that inspired his most famous piece.
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, emotional, sexual ...
Plot: prostitute, starvation, adultery, brothel, dominatrix, jail, couples, reform, brothel madam, husband wife relationship, painter, kept woman ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
School of the Holy Beast (1974)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After the mysterious death of her mother, Maya takes religious vows to find out what terrible things happened to her mother inside the Sacred Heart Convent. As soon as the door closes to the nunnery, the nuns start torturing her. She also has to ...
Style: erotic, realistic, serious, sexy, bleak ...
Plot: sexual abuse, incest, convent, deadly, society, crimes, prostitute, dishonesty, rebellion, life is a bitch, strong sexual content, couples ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.7
 1K
I Am Slave (2010)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Based on the real-life experiences of Mende Nazer, the story unfolds as twelve-year-old Malia, daughter of champion wrestler Bah, is abducted from her Sudanese village in the Nubar Mountains by pro-government Arab militia and sold into slavery to a ...
Style: disturbing, realistic, serious, thought provoking, bleak
Plot: kidnapping, life is a bitch, woman in danger, injustice, society, confined, master and servant, slavery, teenage girl, human trafficking, isolation, human nature ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: sudan, london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Unfaithful Wife: Shameful Torture (1992)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 64 min.
Story: Erotic drama set in an underground Tokyo club called The Bedroom, where the female clientele are drugged into a trance-like state and are subjected to different styles of bizarre, fetishistic sex by the male clientele.
Style: suspenseful, rough, disturbing, twists and turns, sexual ...
Plot: murder, voyeurism, serial killer, danger, sexual abuse, addiction, sexual relations, dangerous attraction, obsession, infidelity, woman in danger, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: tokyo, japan, holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Fellini's Casanova (1976)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 155 min.
Story: Casanova is a libertine, collecting seductions and sexual feats. But he is really interested in someone, and is he really an interesting person? Is he really alive?
Style: stylized, sexual, witty, atmospheric, offbeat ...
Plot: casanova, womanizer, memoir, looking for sex, libertine, couple relations, nudity (full frontal - brief), couples, romance, love and romance, society, sexual content ...
Time: 18th century
Place: europe, italy, venice, england, france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Jefferson in Paris (1995)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: USA, France
Duration: 139 min.
Story: His wife having recently died, Thomas Jefferson accepts the post of United States ambassador to pre-revolutionary France, though he finds it difficult to adjust to life in a country where the aristocracy subjugates an increasingly restless ...
Style: contemplative, stylized, realistic, serious, visually appealing ...
Plot: friendship, interracial relations, slavery, romance, ambassador, interracial romance, revolution, politics, couples, manners, political unrest, state affairs ...
Time: 18th century, georgian era, 1780s, 19th century
Place: paris france, france, versailles, europe, england ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Downloading Nancy (2008)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, Serbia
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Sick of her life, housewife Nancy just wants it to be over and done with, but rather than kill herself, she hires a stranger from the Internet to do the job for her. But fate takes a strange turn when she meets her killer and the two fall in love. ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, rough, erotic, bleak ...
Plot: suicidal, fall in love, destructive relationship, self discovery, death wish, bondage, love affair, mentally unstable, life is a bitch, couples, family problems, adultery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: baltimore, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Keyed: A Deadly Game of Sex/Lies/Betrayal (2014)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Three lives are intricately linked during a New Years Eve “Key Party” for Swingers: A young newlywed is forced into an open relationship by her star-athlete husband and best friend an ill-fated club owner reunites with old friends to realize the ...
Style: realistic, serious, sexy, psychological, sexual
Audience: date night
Plot: parents and children, couples, sexual relations, betrayal, couple relations, infidelity, dishonesty, sexual content, father, nudity (full frontal - brief)
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Last Screening (2011)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Sylvain, a film-obsessed 31-year-old, lives in the basement of a small art-house theater where he works as a programmer, projectionist and cashier. Each night, after the last showing, he goes out for a murderous ritual.
Style: suspenseful, tense, psychological, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, obsession, danger, psychopath, theater, small town, deadly, murder, violence, crimes, woman in danger, mentally unstable ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Augustine (2012)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Set in Belle Époque France, the story follows nineteen-year-old "hysteria" patient Augustine, the star of Professor Charcot's experiments in hypnosis, as she transitions from object of study to object of desire.
Style: serious, realistic, psychological, sincere, tense ...
Plot: mental illness, doctors and patients, obsession, hypnosis, seduction, one on one, sexual content, hysteria, mentally unstable, power relations, epilepsy, food ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.3
 355
Fatal Instinct (1992)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A homicide detective (Michael Madsen) falls for a resort owner (Laura Johnson) suspected of slaying a playboy developer.
Style: suspenseful, erotic, rough, sexual, sexy ...
Plot: strong sexual content, neo noir, sexual relations, deadly, dishonesty, crime, dangerous attraction, murder, obsession, power relations, couples, femme fatale ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Animal Instincts (1992)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A cop and his sexually frustrated wife are struggling to keep their failing marriage intact, when by chance he finds that he is at heart a voyeuristic peeping tom. To satisfy him, his wife has numerous affairs, which her husband watches on ...
Style: erotic, sexual, rough, serious, realistic ...
Plot: cuckold, voyeurism, femme fatale, infidelity, prostitute, erotic thriller, power relations, animal life, couples, dishonesty, crimes, deadly ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
When Will I Be Loved (2004)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Feeling undervalued by her boyfriend, a young woman begins to explore her sexuality with other people.
Style: sexy, melancholic, talky, stylized, erotic ...
Plot: femme fatale, mind game, dishonesty, couples, power relations, cons and scams, love and romance, nudity (full frontal - brief), male female relationship, seduction, manipulation, sex ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.3
 699
Tattoo (1981)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Karl Kinsky, an unbalanced tattoo artist, becomes obsessed with Maddy, a model he meets when he is hired to body-paint several women for a photo shoot, making the women look like they have large tattoos. As Kinsky grows more obsessed with Maddy, he ...
Style: psychological, tense, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: obsession, kidnapping, nudity (full frontal - brief), tattoo, danger, crimes, mentally unstable, voyeurism, graphic violence, sexual content, woman in danger, bondage ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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The Caged Heart (1984)
Genre: Thriller, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Conflict between a hardened prison inmate and a ruthless prison guard.
Style: bleak, suspenseful, atmospheric, rough, serious ...
Plot: prison, nothing goes right, life is a bitch, confined, neo noir, prison life, false accusation, profanity, injustice, false arrest, power relations, graphic violence ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.9
 342
Dead On (1994)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In an erotic update of "Strangers on a Train", airline pilot Ted Beaumont and his lover, Erin Davenport, scheme to rid themselves of their respective spouses. Ted's wife disappears mysteriously and thinking that all is proceeding ...
Style: rough, sexual, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Plot: infidelity, murder, femme fatale, crimes, manipulations, betrayal, crime, strong violent content, love triangle, train, love affair, sexual relations ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Friend of the Family 3 (1996)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Jeff meets up with a woman named Angela with whom he raised hell in high school when he attends his class reunion. She has become obsessed with 'the rush' of being spontaneous and wants someone to play with while she tries new erotic ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, sexual, serious, realistic ...
Plot: danger, couples, strong sexual content, sexual relations, reunion, obsession, sexual abuse, high school, dangerous attraction, adventurer, skinny dipping, female masturbation ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
American Translation (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A sexually ambiguous Frenchman tours his native countryside with his naive American lover in pursuit of the ultimate thrill. From the moment they meet, brooding Chris (Pierre Perrier) and the beautiful Aurore (Lizzie Brocherè) fall instantly and ...
Style: erotic, realistic, serious, disturbing, sexy ...
Plot: serial killer, love affair, murder, deadly, crimes, young lovers, strong sexual content, destructive relationship, couple relations, couples, romance, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
One to Another (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Denmark
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A story about bunch of people who live in a town in provincial France. At the center of it all is Pierre, a conceited and vain bisexual musician in his late teens who acts as a magnet, to varying degrees, for a whole array of characters - from his ...
Style: erotic, serious, disturbing, rough, bleak ...
Plot: murder, investigation, forbidden love, sexual relations, artists and showbiz, deadly, incest, brother sister relationship, peeping tom, undressing, male female relationship, bisexual ...
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 4.3
 435
Night Fire (1994)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A wife with burning desire. A husband with dangerous motives. The quest for ecstasy can turn into a struggle for survival.
Style: suspenseful, sexual, serious, realistic, erotic ...
Plot: voyeurism, woman in danger, manipulation, erotic thriller, crimes, crumbling marriage, dishonesty, manipulations, unfulfillment, negligence, power relations, family problems ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Friend of the Family II (1996)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Alex decides to have an affair with a woman named Linda while he is on business in New Orleans. When he returns home to his wife and child, he is surprised to find that his wife has hired the off-kilter homewrecker as a nanny to their baby. Alex ...
Style: erotic, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: nanny, infidelity, family problems, deadly, danger, couples, manipulation, psychopath, strong sexual content, betrayal, femme fatale, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%