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About Cherry (2012)
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About Cherry (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A drama centered on a troubled young woman who moves to San Francisco, where she gets involved in pornography and aligns herself with a cocaine-addicted lawyer.
Style: erotic, thought provoking, serious, sexual, sexy, realistic, bleak, porno movie
Audience: teens
Plot: porn industry, dysfunctional family, porn actress, adult filmmaking, lesbian, lesbian relationship, innocence lost, erotica, lesbian sex, jealousy, female protagonist, nudity (full frontal - brief), lesbian love, woman in danger, lesbian attraction, sexual activity, penetration, life is a bitch, family problems, sex, domineering mother, feminine wiles, seduction, bisexual, erotic fantasy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san francisco, usa, california

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, sexy and sexual films with plots about nudity (full frontal - brief), female nudity, sex, sex scene, family problems, panties and family relations mostly in Drama, Romance and Biography genres. Some movies like About Cherry: This Girl's Life (2003), Boogie Nights (1997), The Dark Side of Love (2012), The End of Innocence (1990), The Client List (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
This Girl's Life (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: "Slice of life" take on life of international porn celebrity, Moon, and her musings on modern life, love and loss.
Style: psychological, thought provoking, realistic, serious, erotic ...
Plot: porn actress, infidelity, porn star, investigation, lifestyle, life is a bitch, family problems, starlet, actor's life, parents and children, human nature, showbiz ...
Time: contemporary
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Boogie Nights (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 155 min.
Story: Set in 1977, back when sex was safe, pleasure was a business and business was booming, idealistic porn producer Jack Horner aspires to elevate his craft to an art form. Horner discovers Eddie Adams, a hot young talent working as a busboy in a ...
Style: sexual, sexy, stylized, erotic, talky ...
Audience: chick flick, teens
Plot: sex, porn industry, drugs, cocaine, drug abuse, disco, addiction, drug addiction, nudity (full frontal - brief), voyeurism, oral sex, adult filmmaking ...
Time: 70s, 80s, 20th century, year 1982
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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The Dark Side of Love (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Two brothers on different life paths, a gay waiter with a crush on an eligible bachelor and a drug addict in a twisted dependent relationships with his girlfriend, reunite to mourn the death of their mother.
Style: realistic, psychological, serious, sentimental, captivating ...
Plot: addiction, family relations, gay, family problems, death in the family, estrangement, dysfunctional family, life is a bitch, brother brother relationship, drug abuse, lgbtq, siblings relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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100%
The End of Innocence (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Seemingly autobiographical story of a woman overwhelmed with trying to please everyone except herself, and not finding any answers until she's admitted to a rehab center by her parents. Eventually here is where she finds her answers.
Style: realistic, touching, serious, emotional, psychological ...
Plot: nervous breakdown, rehabilitation, mental institution, drug abuse, parents and children, doctors and patients, life is a bitch, family problems, rehabilitation center, addiction, mentally unstable, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
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100%
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The Client List (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After she and her husband lose their jobs, a former Texas homecoming queen inadvertently finds herself in the middle of a prostitution ring after she unknowingly accepts a position at a massage parlor.
Style: sexy, realistic, touching, serious, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: prostitute, massage parlor, prostitution, husband wife relationship, life is a bitch, workplace, family problems, parents and children, society, lifestyle, dishonesty, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, texas
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From Straight A's to XXX (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When a change of circumstances leaves Miriam unable to pay her college tuition, she makes a surprising decision: to start performing in adult films, using the pseudonym Belle Knox. Miriam lies to her family and her friends at school, keeping her ...
Style: captivating, erotic, porno movie
Plot: sexually liberated, porn industry, adult filmmaking, porn star, sexual freedom, alternative lifestyle, porn actress, sex work, nymphomaniac, price of fame, sex worker, lifestyle ...
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I Smile Back (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Laney is an attractive, intelligent suburban wife and devoted mother of two adorable children. She has the perfect husband who plays basketball with the kids in the driveway, a pristine house, and a shiny SUV for carting the children to their next ...
Style: realistic, serious, psychological, captivating, touching ...
Plot: cheating wife, horny woman, extramarital affair, slut, addiction, anorexia, female nudity, slutty attitude, slutty wife, mental illness, husband wife relationship, marriage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new jersey
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Bloomington (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A former child actress attends college in search of independence and ends up becoming romantically involved with a female professor. Their relationship thrives until an opportunity to return to acting forces her to make life-altering decisions.
Style: sexual, touching, sexy, realistic, serious ...
Plot: lesbian, lesbian relationship, lgbt, lesbian love, lesbian couple, gays and lesbians, lesbian sex, teacher student relationship, college, love, strong female presence, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, indiana
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33%
Adrift in Manhattan (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The lives of three lonely strangers intersect while commuting on New York's 1 and 9 subway lines.
Style: realistic, psychological, serious, exciting, captivating ...
Plot: stalking, interracial relations, family problems, dysfunctional family, couple relations, unsupportive spouse, artists and showbiz, love and romance, lifestyle, estrangement, obsession, infidelity ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york
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A Perfect Ending (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: This intimate drama follows Rebecca, a woman who has kept her sexuality a secret from her friends but chooses to reveal it to a stranger. While Rebecca's revelations may not yield the results she expects, a perfect ending is still in reach.
Style: touching, sexy, sincere, serious, realistic ...
Plot: lesbian, lgbt, lesbian romance, lesbian relationship, lesbian couple, lesbian sex, self discovery, first lesbian experience, prostitute, lesbian interest, lesbian mother, strong sexual content ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.8
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Thirteen (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Tracy is a normal 13-year-old trying to make it in school. After befriending the most popular girl at school, Evie, Tracy's world is turned upside down when Evie introduces her to a world of sex, drugs and cash. But it isn't long before ...
Style: realistic, sincere, tense, disturbing, intense ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick, teen drama
Plot: coming of age, underage drinking, peer pressure, dysfunctional family, friendship, addiction, drug addiction, friends, mother daughter relationship, marijuana, kids in trouble, teen angst ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california, venice beach california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.6
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Concussion (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After a blow to the head, Abby decides she can't do it anymore. Her life just can't be only about the house, the kids and the wife. She needs more: she needs to be Eleanor.
Style: serious, realistic, erotic, sexy, depressing ...
Plot: lesbian, lesbian relationship, lesbian mother, prostitute, lesbian sex, strong sexual content, lgbt, self discovery, gays and lesbians, gender, life turned upside down, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Bastard Out of Carolina (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Difficult tale of poor, struggling South Carolinian mother & daughter, who each face painful choices with their resolve and pride. Bone, the eldest daughter, and Anney her tired mother, grow both closer and farther apart: Anney sees Glen as ...
Style: realistic, disturbing, serious, emotional, thought provoking ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: sexual abuse, pedophile, coming of age, rape, dysfunctional family, family relations, child rape, parents and children, life is a bitch, child abuse, domestic violence, stepfather stepdaughter relationship ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 90s, 50s
Place: south carolina, usa, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Kreutzer Sonata (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A film by Bernard Rose, based on the novel by Leo Tolstoy with music by Ludwig Van Beethoven. Edgar Hudson meets Abby, a concert pianist, at a dinner party. Abby is involved with someone else but that doesn't stop the two from acting upon their ...
Style: erotic, sexy, serious, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: sexual abuse, couple relations, obsession, family problems, couples, life is a bitch, crumbling marriage, strong sexual content, dysfunctional marriage, infidelity, erotica, possessiveness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, beverly hills
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Lustful Addiction (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Ruby is a hot young waif looking for kicks and raunchy pleasures anywhere she can find them. First it's with Johnny the Pusher, and she uses her tight little body like a knockout punch - exhausting him into unconsciousness with a delirious bout ...
Style: suspense, tense, captivating, sexy, psychotronic ...
Plot: erotica, lesbian, lesbian sex, sexploitation, drugs, gang member, gang, drug addiction, sexual tension, sexy woman, lesbian seduction, lesbian couple ...
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My Heart Beats (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A poor and lonely English professor, Juri(37), decides to become a porn actor using a mask to hide behind, after she watches an unusual porn, featuring an old and fat woman. And she visits Myungsook, a porn producer, despite their separation of 10 ...
Style: sexy, realistic, serious, thought provoking, captivating ...
Plot: porn actor, loss of virginity, life is a bitch, couples, introspection, sexual content, filmmaking, sexual relations, adult filmmaking, porn actress, virgin, university ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.2
 29K
Palo Alto (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Palo Alto weaves together three stories of teenage lust, boredom, and self-destruction: shy, sensitive April, torn between an illicit flirtation with her soccer coach and an unrequited crush on sweet stoner Teddy; Emily, who offers sexual favors to ...
Style: atmospheric, melancholic, serious, touching, realistic ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: older man younger woman relationship, coming of age, teenage life, teenager, adolescence, teenage girl, crush, depression, high school, loneliness, teenage sexuality, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
A Hole in My Heart (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden, Denmark
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In a decript apartment, a young man watches as his father and a friend shoot an amateur porn film. Issues of morality, reality TV and friendship are explored.
Style: disturbing, psychological, serious, bleak, avant garde ...
Plot: porn industry, sexploitation, father son relationship, dysfunctional family, obsession, social decay, family problems, losing-it hero, life is a bitch, isolation, riddles and clues, sexual abuse ...
Time: contemporary
Place: eastern europe
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28%
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The Erotic Diary of Misty Mundae (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: College Coed Misty Mundae can no longer contain her surging sexual desires, and it transforms her secret diary into an ultra-erotic journal of her most intimate thoughts. With each new entry, Misty feverishly conjures up female lovers to indulge ...
Style: erotic, captivating, disturbing, psychotronic, sexy ...
Plot: erotica, sexual awakening, lust, desire, sexploitation, sexual attraction, sex scene, sexual desire, diary, sexual fantasy, sexual content, eroticism ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.2
 195K
Shame (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Brandon is a New Yorker who shuns intimacy with women but feeds his desires with a compulsive addiction to sex. When his wayward younger sister moves into his apartment stirring memories of their shared painful past, Brandon's insular life ...
Style: sexual, erotic, sexy, sincere, emotional ...
Plot: sex addict, addiction, sex, sexuality, sexual relations, masturbation, sexual dysfunction, erotica, strong sexual content, introspection, suicide attempt, female nudity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, usa, new jersey, madison square garden manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Pornographer (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Jacques Laurent made pornographic films in the 1970s and 80's, but had put that aside for 20 years. His artistic ideas, born of the '60s counter-culture, had elevated the entire genre. Older and paunchier, he is now directing a porno ...
Style: erotic, realistic, serious, sexy, captivating ...
Plot: porn industry, lust, sex, explicit sex, eroticism, oral sex, dysfunctional family, father son relationship, sex scene, relationship vs career, parent child relationship, sexual relations ...
Time: 80s, 70s
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.4
 5K
Jolene (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: A teenage orphan spends ten years traveling to experience life.
Style: sexy, psychological, realistic, sentimental, erotic ...
Plot: older man younger woman relationship, orphan, infidelity, older man younger woman romance, husband wife relationship, teenage life, youth, on the road, love affair, female nudity, romance, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, south carolina, california, oklahoma, nevada ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
For Colored Girls (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: About existence from the perspective of 20 nameless black females. Each of the women portray one of the characters represented in the collection of twenty poems, revealing different issues that impact women in general and women of color in ...
Style: thought provoking, sincere, serious, emotional, social ...
Plot: feminism, domestic violence, society, family problems, life is a bitch, crumbling marriage, hopes, woman, love, female protagonist, poem, rape ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Looking for Mr. Goodbar (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 136 min.
Story: A dedicated schoolteacher spends her nights cruising bars, looking for abusive men with whom she can engage in progressively violent sexual encounters.
Style: sexy, sexual, disturbing, satirical, melancholic ...
Plot: sexual promiscuity, loneliness, sex scene, teacher, adultery, sexuality, one night stand, depression, sexual abuse, sexual relations, self discovery, looking for love ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1976, year 1975
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Blue Is the Warmest Color (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Belgium, Spain
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Adèle's life is changed when she meets Emma, a young woman with blue hair, who will allow her to discover desire, to assert herself as a woman and as an adult. In front of others, Adele grows, seeks herself, loses herself, finds herself.
Style: erotic, sexy, sexual, realistic, heartbreaking ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens, chick flick, teen drama
Plot: lesbian, lgbt, lesbian love, lesbian relationship, lesbian teen, lesbianism, sex, coming of age, youth, sexuality, strong sexual content, lovers ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: france, europe, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Vanessa (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Olivia Pascal stars as Vanessa who was raised in a convent after the death of her parents. Due to an inheritance she travels to Hong Kong to find out the inheritance is a chain of bordellos
Style: erotic, sexual, sexy, realistic, serious
Plot: lesbian sex, strong sexual content, female nudity, erotica, female masturbation, inheritance, seduction, infidelity, bondage, attempted rape, dysfunctional marriage, sex scene ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Pornographer (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A socially inept man's amateur porn film wins him a contract with a small-time pornography distribution company, where he faces a series of moral crises and is forced to face his own porn addiction.
Style: sexy, erotic, serious, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: prostitute, erotica, pole dancer, sexual abuse, adult filmmaking, porn industry, stripper, sex, female nudity, unemployment, small town, drug abuse ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.6
 12K
Sherrybaby (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After serving time in prison, former drug addict Sherry Swanson returns home to reclaim her young daughter from family members who have been raising the child. Sherry's family, especially her sister-in-law, doubt Sherry's ability to be a ...
Style: emotional, bleak, depressing, serious, sexy ...
Plot: ex convict, prison, drug abuse, fondling, support group, addiction, mother daughter relationship, starting over, warden, drug addiction, rehabilitation, single parent ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 70s
Place: new jersey, delaware, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Interior. Leather Bar. (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Filmmakers James Franco and Travis Mathews re-imagine the lost 40 minutes from "Cruising" as a starting point to a broader exploration of sexual and creative freedom.
Style: sexual, sexy, psychological, disturbing, serious ...
Plot: gay, lgbt, filmmaking, gay bar, gay erotica, male nudity, unsimulated sex, nudity (full frontal - brief), gender, lgbtq, gay sex, s&m ...
Place: usa
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26%
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Raven's Touch (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Blaming herself for a tragic accident, Raven Michaels secludes herself at a remote family cabin. She wanders the woods on the verge of a breakdown, seeking peace in isolation. In a last ditch attempt to save her family, Kate Royce takes her two ...
Style: captivating, psychological
Plot: lesbian, lesbian love, lesbian sex, lesbian relationship, lesbian couple, love and romance, lesbian romance, female nudity, lgbt, camping, forest, hiking ...
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26%