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37 Seconds (2019)
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37 Seconds (2019)
Original name: 37セカンズ
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 115 min.
Story: In 37 Seconds, 23-year-old comic book artist Yuma, physically disabled due to profound cerebral palsy and emotionally stunted by her well-meaning but overly protective mother, forges her own unusual path to sexual awakening and independence while at the same time discovering love and forgiveness.
Style: psychological, captivating, suspense, disturbing
Plot: disability, japanese woman, cerebral palsy, artist, love, sex, life is a bitch, love affair, adaptation, rivalry, character study, ambition, society, brunette, wheelchair, short haired female

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out psychological, captivating, disturbing and sincere films with plots about society, life is a bitch, rivalry, friendship, love, youth and adaptation mostly in Drama, Romance and Action genres. Some movies like 37 Seconds: Forgive Us Our Debts (2018), Runaway Romance (2018), There Is No Evil (2020), Dawn of the Felines (2017), Feed (2017). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Forgive Us Our Debts (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, Switzerland, Albania, Poland
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Threatened by creditors, a newly unemployed man agrees to work for a debt collector, but soon discovers his deal with the devil has unexpected costs.
Style: captivating, sincere, suspense, disturbing, psychological
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: debt collector, society, life is a bitch, escapades, redemption, violence, life philosophy, adaptation, rivalry, money, netflix
Time: contemporary
Place: italy
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Runaway Romance (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
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There Is No Evil (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, Iran, Czech Republic
Duration: 150 min.
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Dawn of the Felines (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A glimpse into the lives of three prostitutes in the Ikebukuro district of Tokyo and the clients who solicit them.
Style: disturbing, psychological, sincere, tense, captivating ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: prostitution, loneliness, friendship, prostitute, sexy woman, friend, money, social satire, female nudity, sex scene, youth, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary
Place: tokyo, japan
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Feed (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
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Audience: teens
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Semper Fi (2019)
Genre: Action, Drama
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Duration: 99 min.
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Style: psychological, disturbing, tense, captivating, suspense
Audience: boys' night
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Time: contemporary
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Style: feel good, sincere, captivating, humorous, touching
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Beats (2019)
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Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
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Style: captivating, sincere, psychological, disturbing
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Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
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Style: psychological, disturbing, suspenseful, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: library, life is a bitch, psychopath, violence, brutality, society, hospital, life & death, danger, homeless man, civil disobedience, male nudity ...
Time: contemporary
Place: cincinnati ohio, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Invisible Life (2019)
Genre: Drama
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Duration: 139 min.
Story: Rio de Janeiro in the 1950s. The life of Guida and Euridice Gusmão, raised to be invisible in the eyes of the Brazilian society of that time, like all the other women of that generation.
Style: sincere, captivating, psychological, disturbing
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Seventeen (2019)
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Style: psychological, disturbing, sincere, captivating
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40%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.7
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⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.3
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⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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