Movies like Pleasure

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Pleasure (2021)
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Pleasure (2021)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden, Netherlands, France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: 20-year-old Bella Cherry leaves the small town life in Sweden for Los Angeles with the aim to become the worlds next big porn star but the road to her goal turns out to be bumpier than she imagined.
Style: captivating
Plot: porn industry, sex worker, prostitute, female nudity, prostitution, ambition, seductress, blind ambition, direction and purpose, seductive woman, teenage prostitute, sexploitation, desire for fame, sexual content, porn star, porn actress, male nudity, topless woman
Place: sweden, los angeles, eastern europe

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, realistic, serious and sexy films with plots about female nudity, prostitute, prostitution, sex, bare breasts, nudity (full frontal - brief) and society mostly in Drama, Romance and Biography genres. Some movies like Pleasure: A Porn Star Is Born (2011), Alanis (2017), House of Tolerance (2011), Scandalous Sex (2004), The Deuce (2017). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
A Porn Star Is Born (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: (Long Synopsis) "In this true story, beautiful Aliana Love (as herself) – like so many other young hopefuls – moves to Los Angeles with dreams of becoming a star … But quickly realizes that, in Hollywood, you are either on the plate or in ...
Style: captivating, porno movie
Plot: porn actress, adult filmmaking, porn star, porn industry, sex work, porn actor, glory, porn director, ambition, money problems, social problems, price of fame ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.3
 1K
Alanis (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A young Buenos Aires mother and sex worker suffers the hypocrisy of the laws that are supposed to protect her, in this compelling, profoundly political drama about the dismal choices foisted upon vulnerable women.
Style: tense, captivating, suspense
Plot: prostitution, sex worker, prostitute, female protagonist, financial problem, money problems, single mother, white trash, mother and son, social misfits, life is a bitch, social problems ...
Place: buenos aires argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
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, sexy ...
Plot: prostitute, brothel, female nudity, sexploitation, sexual abuse, coitus, disfigurement, fondling, debauchery, violence against women, sex trafficking, confined ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: paris france, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 4.8
 107
Scandalous Sex (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A sexy daughter seeks to restore the reputation of her disgraced father, a wronged college professor. With help of a professional student, she must overcome an ambitious sorority bitch and corrupt college dean. Naturally, many sexual liaisons are ...
Style: captivating, sexploitation film
Plot: sexploitation, plan, family problems, father daughter relationship, sexual attraction, seduction, affair, seductive woman, relationships, sexy woman, social problems, intrigue ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Movie in collections
 8.1
 26K
The Deuce (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The story of the legalization and subsequent rise of the porn industry in New York’s Times Square from the early ’70s through the mid ’80s, exploring the rough-and-tumble world that existed there until the rise of HIV, the violence of the ...
Style: suspenseful, captivating, melancholic, sexy
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prostitution, female nudity, pornography, drugs/alcohol, porn, male objectification, porn industry, society, sex, sleaze, sex scene, rivalry ...
Time: 70s, 80s, year 1977, year 1972, year 1971 ...
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Confessions of a Brazilian Call Girl (2011)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Rachel is a girl, adopted by an upper middle class family, who rebelled at 17 and left her family and studies at a traditional college in Sao Paulo to become a call girl. Shortly after starting work, she decided to write a blog about her ...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: prostitute, prostitution, teenage prostitute, drug use, female nudity, phone sex, sexual relations, human nature, innocence lost, youth, call girl, adult actress playing teenage girl ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: brazil, latin america, sao paulo brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 4.4
 400
Beautiful Girl (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Odessa is a beautiful girl addicted to the attention and money that being an adult film star brings. William, a lonely mechanic, has a crush on her, and she indulges his fantasy and leads him on. Thinking he can save her and help her find a normal ...
Style: realistic, serious, sincere, touching, gloomy
Plot: porn star, ambition, desire for fame, fall in love, impossible love, celebrity culture, artists and showbiz, showbiz, actor's life, love and romance, sexual content, innocence lost ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.1
 636
Loverboy (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Scholiere Denise is ontevreden met haar leven en als ze de 19-jarige charmante Michael tegenkomt lijkt haar verlangen naar luxe en romantiek vervuld te worden. Maar Michael investeert in haar uit eigen belang.
Style: captivating
Plot: street prostitution, teenage prostitution, prostitute, in love, teenage love, manipulative person, teenager, teenage life, sexual manipulation, manipulation, sex trade, sex trafficking ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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 2.6
 585
Angel (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Angelica "Angel" Holst was a celebrated rockstar in the 80's but since then her fame and popularity has faded. Now it's time to step back into the spotlight - but to reach the top again she needs media attention and the question ...
Style: realistic, not serious, captivating, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: musician's life, ambition, lifestyle, desire for fame, infidelity, rising to stardom, dishonesty, life is a bitch, artists and showbiz, couples, down on your luck, husband wife relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Memoirs of a French Whore (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A girl, Marie is led into prostitution by her pimp boyfriend, Gerard. She must not only give money to him but to the gangsters that explore him as well. Marie, together with a friend, Maloup, will try to become independent. They start to work the ...
Plot: prostitution, pimp, breasts, female stockinged legs, nudity (full frontal - brief), violence, beating, exploitation, voyeur, female nudity, prostitute, male nudity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.1
 102
6A (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 61 min.
Story: As if immersed in the situation, the viewer witnesses a distressing encounter between angry parents, a helpless teacher and three schoolgirls. It soon becomes clear that certain things are going wrong in their class. There have been complaints of ...
Style: tense, suspense, captivating, suspenseful, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: school teacher, teenager, bullying, teacher, school, mistrust, parents, doubt, friendship, crisis, family relations, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century
Place: eastern europe, sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.3
 29
La bambola (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A man without scruples mistreats his lover and her daughter, a teenager. also in his mind a diabolical plan to force the girl into prostitution.
Style: sex comedy
Plot: prostitute, teacher student relationship, student, prostitution, female nudity, brothel
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.3
 444
Buy Me (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Buy me is the dramatic story about hunger for fame. Katya, a young girl from a good family, a student of philology is awarded a grant to study archives in Paris but instead of heading to Paris she travels to the Arab Emirates to start international ...
Style: thought provoking, tense, captivating, realistic, touching
Plot: rape, life is a bitch, prostitute, deception, seduction, female nudity, dishonesty, human nature, friendship, dream, brutality, women ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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: sexual, sincere, psychological, sexy, realistic ...
Plot: prostitute, pole dancer, sexual abuse, life is a bitch, lifestyle, actor's life, society, artists and showbiz, couples, filmmaking, introspection, obsession ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Another Day, Another Man (1966)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: A young couple move into an expensive new apartment after the husband gets a big pay raise. Unfortunately, he is soon stricken with a mysterious ailment and becomes bedridden. The wife, unable to find a job and with bills piling up, runs into a ...
Style: psychotronic, sexploitation film, cult film
Plot: suicide, prostitution, female director, nudity (full frontal - brief), playing footsie, sexploitation, newlywed, female nudity, exploitation, prostitute, sex
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Katie Says Goodbye (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In order to best save the necessary funds to leave her desolate town and start anew, Katie prostitutes herself to a handful of regulars that frequent the diner she waitresses at. As she draws near to saving the funds she believes her new life ...
Style: touching, captivating, sentimental, sexy, psychological ...
Plot: waitress, love at first sight, prostitution, alcoholic mother, mother daughter relationship, single mother, poverty, love, trailer home, working class, first love, nude girl ...
Place: arizona, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.6
 7K
Elles (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Poland, Germany
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A journalist tries to balance the duties of marriage and motherhood while researching a piece on college women who work as prostitutes to pay their tuition.
Style: captivating, thought provoking, realistic, serious, feminist film
Plot: prostitution, journalist, ambition, introspection, female friendship, hopes, society, sex, husband wife relationship, marital crisis, feminism, strong female presence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.0
 688
Sugarbabies (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Persuaded by her roommate, a college student makes an arrangement with an older man who pays for her companionship.
Plot: older man younger woman relationship, older man younger woman, sex worker, escort service, college student, prostitution, money problems, university, sugar daddy, escort, blind date, prostitute ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Love & Loathing & Lulu & Ayano (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A timid young woman who lives with her domineering mother accepts an Adult Video scout's offer to "become somebody else" by performing in porn videos. As she rises in popularity, the boundaries between her two lives begin to ...
Style: realistic, psychological, captivating, atmospheric
Plot: porn industry, suicide, alienation, loneliness, stalking, japanese woman, porn actress, popularity, employer employee relationship, jealousy, interview, self discovery ...
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.2
 424
Be My Slave (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Dan Mitsu stars as Kana, a female employee at a publishing company who strikes up a sexual relationship with a younger co-worker. He soon discovers that Kana's fetishes extend to sadomasochistic tendencies, involving a mysterious man only known ...
Style: captivating
Plot: sexual relations, seductive woman, relationships, sexual attraction, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, male female relationship, sexuality, seductress, mystery, seduction, female stockinged legs, female nudity ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.1
 104
Prostitute (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Prostitute is the tale of two women: Sandra, an ambitious but naive Birmingham working girl who moves to London with the hope of securing wealthier patrons, and Louise, her social worker friend, who is fighting to change the antiquated and ...
Style: cult film, controversial
Plot: prostitute, masturbation, transvestite, female nudity, sex worker, sex talk, working class, nudity (full frontal - brief), brothel, bare breasts, explicit sex, massage
Time: 80s
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.2
 164
Side Job (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Based on the novel "Kanojo no Jinsei wa Machigai ja Nai" (literal translation: Her life is not at fault) by Director Hiroki, it is a powerful story of survivors, who are all trying to find their own silver linings in life.
Style: psychological, captivating
Plot: prostitute, orphan, prostitution, society, social relations, social problems, life is a bitch, money problems, tsunami, city hall, earthquake, based on a novel
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 4.5
 92
Hip Moves (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Hervé is a lonely man who lives only for his self-defense courses. Fired from the zoo where he works because he depresses the animals, he becomes a night watchman in a factory. To pass the time, he watches the comings and goings of a strange pair ...
Style: serious, realistic, psychological, captivating, sexy ...
Plot: obsession, pregnancy, nightshift, unfulfillment, crimes, prostitute, hospital, love, couples, society, nudity (full frontal - brief), gays and lesbians ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Madame Claude 2 (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A notorious French madam, whose business serves many of the nation's most powerful individuals, plans to go international until she becomes the focus of media scrutiny. She knows too much about the dissolute mores of the French political class. ...
Style: erotic, cult film
Plot: breasts, prostitution, telephone call, telephone, british, sex, magazine, call girl, lesbian sex, french, lesbian, prostitute ...
Place: new york, paris france, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Sexual Temptations (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Beautiful new FBI recruit Carly Davis gets a chance to prove herself when she's sent to nab international jewel thief Jack Sullivan. Using both her sexual wiles and her tracking expertise, Carly lures Sullivan into her trap. But Sullivan may be ...
Style: suspense, captivating, surprise ending
Plot: mission, seductive woman, secret mission, female agent, feminine wiles, attempted seduction, fbi agent, devious, seduction, showdown, deception, criminal ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.2
 3K
Much Loved (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Morocco
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A social drama about four marginalized prostitutes in Marrakech and their complex relations with their families and society at large.
Style: thought provoking, captivating, touching, suspense
Plot: humiliation, sex, child prostitution, prostitute, teenage daughter, debauchery, estranged mother, violence against women, mother daughter relationship, muslim, poverty, prostitution ...
Time: 2010s
Place: morocco, north africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Dawn of the Felines (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A glimpse into the lives of three prostitutes in the Ikebukuro district of Tokyo and the clients who solicit them.
Style: sincere, psychological, suspense, captivating, tense ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: prostitution, prostitute, friendship, loneliness, sexy woman, social satire, friend, money, sex scene, youth, lifestyle, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary
Place: tokyo, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Yellow Emmanuelle (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, Hong Kong
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In this sexpolitation effort, a British pilot is assaulted by a gang of hoodlums and left on the street. He's eventually taken to a hospital, where he is nursed back to health by Dr. Emy Wong, a beautiful Asian physician. As the pilot is ...
Style: sexploitation film
Plot: sexploitation, doctor, erotica, sex, female nudity, white panties, female removes her dress, prostitution, see through panties, forced to strip, female removes her clothes, cleavage ...
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Naughty Reunion (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Five former classmates agree to split the cost of a rental house in Santa Barbara. Each one hopes to hook up with someone they used to have a crush on. A bad guy figures he will seduce the smart one for sport but ends up falling for her. Each one ...
Style: captivating, erotic
Plot: high school reunion, ex classmate, male female relationship, seduction, attempted seduction, in love, seductress, classmate classmate relationship, relationships, couples, seductive, fall in love ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Life: What's Your Pleasure? (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 87 min.
Story: An anthropology student exploring the nature of prostitution is drawn deeper into that profession than she ever expected.
Style: realistic, erotic, thought provoking, semi documentary, sexy ...
Plot: prostitute, anal sex, interview, survival, looking at the camera, sex, money, prostitution, couples, aging, actor's life, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%