Movies and TV shows like Alba

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Alba (2021)
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Alba (2021)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Alba is a fearless girl. However, after returning to her hometown for vacation, a promising party night takes a turn for the worse when she is sexually harassed by a group of boys. The following day, she wakes up naked at the beach. A year earlier, when she left her predictable life behind, she couldn't believe that she would reencounter with her ever-friendly neighbor, Bruno, in the big city. What never happened when separated by a simple street becomes possible in a four-million-inhabitant city. In a casual encounter, as improbable as it is magical, Alba and Bruno irremediably fall in love. Nothing could separate them. Until that tragic night. Inexplicably, three of the four aggressors turn out to be Bruno's best friends. But when Alba discovers the identity of the fourth male, she discovers that the nightmare not only is far from ending, but it has just started.
Style: psychological, captivating, suspense
Plot: rape, rape victim, relationships, forbidden love, tragic love, sexual abuse, social problems, sexual harassment, relationship problems, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, sexual tension, homecoming

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, suspense, psychological and tense films and TV series with plots about relationships, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, relationship problems, male female relationship, family relations, social problems and society mostly in Drama, Romance and Crime genres. Some movies like Alba: Lo imperdonable (2015), Fall Into Temptation (2017), Death and Nightingales (2018), The Gem of Life (2008), Sex & Violence (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Genre: Drama
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Death and Nightingales (2018)
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TV show
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The Gem of Life (2008)
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TV show
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TV show
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TV show
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Style: suspense, social, psychological, captivating, pink cinema
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Drama, Romance
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Duration: 42 min.
TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Sex Life of Plants (2015)
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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TV show
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TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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53%
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 82K
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TV show
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52%
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TV show
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TV show
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TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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TV show
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TV show
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