Movies like Trans-Europ-Express

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Trans-Europ-Express (1966)
 7.1
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Trans-Europ-Express (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A film director, Jean, his producer, Marc, and his assistant, Lucette, board the Trans-Europ-Express in Paris bound for Antwerp. Once in their compartment it occurs to them that the drama of life aboard the train presents possibilities for a film, and they begin to write a script about dope smuggling. Subsequently, they see actor Jean-Louis Trintignant walking through the station. As seen through the eyes of Jean, Marc, and Lucette, Trintignant becomes Elias, the chief character in the script. Elias is going to Antwerp to pick up a suitcase of cocaine for delivery to an international organization based in Paris.
Style: sexual, atmospheric, clever, offbeat, sexy, mind bending, serious, realistic, experimental, talky
Plot: train, s&m, film within a film, rape, drug smuggling, surrealism, crimes, prostitute, on the road, writer's life, sexual relations, bondage, crime, artists and showbiz, intrigue, chases and races, filmmaking, law enforcement, criminal heroes, disorder, deadly, crime gone awry, sexual content, nudity (full frontal - brief), drug dealing ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: france, europe, belgium, antwerp

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I Am What I Am (1967)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Bernard meets Jane in a Night Club, in London, and he likes her. Her father was killed in a car accident, but Jane thinks he has been killed because he was blackmailed for a picture of his second wife, Jane's mother in law. In the same Night ...
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Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: london, europe, england
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Last Year at Marienbad (1961)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Takes place in a chateau, an ambiguous story of a man and a woman who may or may not have met last year at Marienbad.
Style: mind bending, psychological, surreal, atmospheric, realistic ...
Plot: chateau, hotel, mystery, obsession, amnesia, romance, haunted by the past, new wave, destiny, love affair, dishonesty, hopes ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
Body of My Enemy (1976)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Francois always despised the textile barons who ruled his local town. But he fell in love with the family heiress Gilberte. Ten years ago, he would have married her. Now only hatred holds them together. Francois is accused of murder. A hooker and a ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, suspense, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: false accusation, gangsters, criminal, revenge, crime, crimes, rivalry, criminal heroes, rise and fall, dishonesty, murder, murder trial ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: france, flanders
⇓ similarity ⇓
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 7.3
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L'Immortelle (1963)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy, Turkey
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A sad man meets a beautiful, secretive woman who may or may not be involved in some conspiracy ring dealing in kidnapped women used as prostitutes. After several days of their sadly passionate relationship she disappears. The sad man is unable to ...
Style: psychological, offbeat, atmospheric, stylized, serious ...
Plot: obsession, oneiric, love and romance, dealing with death, mysterious character, mystery, femme fatale, new wave, love affair, power relations, alternate reality, mysterious woman ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: middle east, istanbul turkey, turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Confidentially Yours (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Claude Massoulier is murdered while hunting at the same place as Julien Vercel (Jean-Louis Trintignant), an estate agent who knew him and whose fingerprints are found on Massoulier's car. As the police discover that Marie-Christine Vercel ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, clever, realistic, serious
Plot: false accusation, murder, crimes, love and romance, crime, dishonesty, gangsters, deadly, couples, dealer, social relations, life is a bitch ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, france, nice france
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Hanging Offense (2003)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: suspenseful, bleak, serious, realistic, mind bending
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Place: france
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Up! (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Up! is a 1976 soft core sex comedy film directed by American filmmaker Russ Meyer. The plot centers around a bizarre murder mystery involving the death of former Nazi Adolf Schwartz, a caricature of Adolf Hitler, who was living in hiding in a ...
Style: erotic, sexy, realistic, not serious, surreal ...
Plot: murder, small town, parody, sexism, bondage, rape, outdoor sex, small town life, nightclub, sexual relations, disorder, couples ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa, los angeles, northern california, california
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I Murder Seriously (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Mexico, Spain
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A cop sets out to find a man who has been delivering too much of a good thing in this offbeat comedy. Police detective Martinez (Jesus Ochoa) has been handed a most unusual case -- a number of local prostitutes have been murdered, and it's up ...
Style: erotic, sexy, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, prostitute, murder, dangerous attraction, investigation, law enforcement, danger, deadly, dishonesty, crimes, couples, who done it ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Libertine (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A sexy widow discovers her late husband had a secret apartment where he cheated on her. Now she decides to used the same apartment to explore her own sexuality.
Style: sexual, erotic, serious, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: widow, sexual awakening, self discovery, love affair, sexual relations, infidelity, gender, love and romance, dealing with death, sexual content, power relations, mate swapping ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Two or Three Things I Know About Her... (1967)
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Duration: 87 min.
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 6.3
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Homework (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Virginia is taking a class at film school, and has decided on her solo project for the class. She will secretly film herself and her ex-husband Marcelo with a candid camera while they make love.
Style: sexy, clever, humorous, sexual, erotic ...
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Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Outside Man (1972)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Italy, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A French hit man is hired by a crime family to end the life of a rival mobster, but things fall apart when the boss who hired him is killed.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, hitman, crimes, deadly, law enforcement, fish out of water, disorder, culture clash, tough heroes, dishonesty, criminal heroes, organized crime ...
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Duration: 93 min.
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Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough, suspense
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The Crook (1970)
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The Unknown Woman (2006)
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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My Night at Maud's (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
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Style: suspenseful, mind bending, serious, realistic, bleak ...
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Kurosaki (Ren Osugi) is an erotic novelist who uses his editor and a hired model to act out scenarios in his living room he will use for inspiration in his writing. His wife Shizuko (Yôko Hoshi) calls him a pervert but we soon learn that what ...
Style: serious, realistic, sexy, sexual
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Quiet Days in Hollywood (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Behind the glitz and glamour of Tinseltown exists a harsh reality. Lolita (Hilary Swank) is a streetwalker hustling for business on Hollywood Blvd. Julie (Meta Golding) is a waitress coping with a sexual assault. And Peter (Peter Dobson) is ...
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36%
The Vanishing Point (2007)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
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Agatha (1979)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
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Style: atmospheric, psychological, realistic, serious, factual ...
Plot: disappearance, missing person, investigation, writer's life, murder, private detective, mystery, crimes, uncover truth, historical figure, electric chair, mystery writer ...
Time: 1920s, 20s
Place: england, europe
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35%
 5.1
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Gigola (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: George, a charismatic and adventurous young woman, born from an old, catholic family, falls in love, in her teens, with a female teacher named Sybil. Devastated by her lover's eventual suicide, some years later, George embarks on an exciting ...
Style: erotic, sexy, controversial, stylized, captivating ...
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Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
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34%
Les Jours venus (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: An ex soixante- huitard is forced to look back at his past .His kids look at him like an old soldier from a very distant war.His banker called him urgently.His last script idea is refused.He remembers meeting his wife in Sarajevo during the war.Most ...
Style: clever, realistic, humorous, talky, semi serious ...
Plot: midlife crisis, filmmaking, artists and showbiz, dealing with death, unfulfillment, aging, postmodernism
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⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Band of Outsiders (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Cinephile slackers Franz and Arthur spend their days mimicking the antiheroes of Hollywood noirs and Westerns while pursuing the lovely Odile. The misfit trio upends convention at every turn, be it through choreographed dances in cafés or ...
Style: stylized, talky, atmospheric, witty, semi serious ...
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Time: 20th century, 60s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Inju: The Beast in the Shadow (2008)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Japan
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The writer and college professor, Alexandre Fayard, researches and gives lectures about the gruesome literary work of the mysterious Japanese writer Shundei Oe, considered by him to be the master of manipulation.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, realistic, atmospheric ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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The Quarry (1998)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Belgium, France, Netherlands, Spain
Duration: 112 min.
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Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, bleak, gloomy ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 6.6
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Fire and Ice (1962)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The charismatic, surly son of a wealthy industrialist, Clément (Jean-Louis Trintignant) leads a double life as a member of a right-wing extremist organization. When he’s ratted out after a failed assassination attempt on a prominent politician, ...
Style: serious, realistic, psychological, french noir, eurospy ...
Plot: politics, assassination, terrorism, deadly, society, state affairs, mentally unstable, graphic violence, battles, gory, racism, new wave ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: france, paris france, normandy, argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
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