Movies like Becoming Colette

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Becoming Colette (1991)
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Becoming Colette (1991)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Germany, UK, France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Erotic French author Colette during her formative years in Paris at the turn of the century, married to a hedonistic bounder who publishes her writings under his name until she leaves him to embark on her own career.
Plot: sexuality, lesbian, female nudity, lesbianism, marriage, cabaret
Place: paris france

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, sexy and sexual films with plots about female nudity, lesbianism, lesbian, sex, nudity (full frontal - brief), lesbian sex and bare breasts mostly in Drama, Biography and Romance genres. Some movies like Becoming Colette: Nicole (1976), Goodbye, Norma Jean (1976), Don Juan (1973), The Pirate (1984), The French Woman (1977). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Nicole (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Nicole is a beautiful, rich and neurotic woman who lives in a mansion alone with her maids and chauffeur. But without someone to really account to, Nicole begins to spin out of control. Her decadent and lustful life leads to murder, despair and, ...
Plot: exploitation, lesbian, lesbianism, female nudity
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Goodbye, Norma Jean (1976)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Norma Jean Baker finds her way to Hollywood and is turned into sex symbol Marilyn Monroe.
Plot: gagged, bound and gagged, casting couch, backstage, nudity (full frontal - brief), beauty pageant, garbage, sex, lesbianism, showbiz, price of fame, hollywood ...
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Don Juan (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Jeanne lives in Paris and believes she is the reincarnation of Don Juan. She visits a priest and tells him she has killed a man. He comes to her elegant flat - her father has died leaving her rich - and she tells the priest stories about men she has ...
Plot: seduction, priest, reincarnation, lesbian sex, lesbian, female nudity, lesbianism, bare breasts, playing footsie, suicide, nudity (full frontal - brief), sex
Place: paris france
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The Pirate (1984)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Shortly after returning home one evening with her husband, Alma is visited by her one-time lesbian lover Carole. In the ensuing emotional torrent, Alma allows herself to be abducted by Carole and taken to a hotel, pursued by a young girl - an ...
Plot: lesbian relationship, female full frontal nudity, large breasts, lesbian sex, lesbian, female nudity, lesbianism
Place: paris france
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The French Woman (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Based on a true story. Madame Claude, a well connected Parisienne with dark past, runs a network of high-class call girls. She sends her girls to any place in the world to satisfy sexual desires of wealthy and powerful men. Claude's ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), blackmail, sex, prostitution, fur coat, call girl, lesbianism, lesbian, female nudity
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
The Fourth Sex (1963)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Michel and Paul earn money from passers-by by doing chalk drawings outside the Louvre. They also make the scene at the hot spots of Paris. Sand is a wealthy and luscious blonde artist who paints nude girls and houses at her loft. When Michel's ...
Plot: strip poker, nudity (full frontal - brief), lesbianism, female nudity, lesbian, striptease, brother sister relationship, nude painting, stock footage, nude dance, twist the dance, costume party ...
Place: paris france
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80%
The Berlin Affair (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, West Germany
Duration: 121 min.
Story: In 1938 Berlin, Gudrun Landgrebe, wife of Nazi functionary Kevin McNally, begins taking art lessons. She makes the acquaintance of another student, Japanese ambassador's daughter Mio Takaki. Soon afterwards, the two women begin a passionate ...
Plot: lesbian, lesbian sex, female director, lesbian relationship, bisexual, unhappy ending, tennis, suicide pact, menage a trois, threesome, suicide, female nudity ...
Time: 1930s
Place: berlin germany
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80%
Gemini Affair (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A hopeful young actress is lured to Hollywood by the seduction of fame and fortune. A friend she lives with while in Hollywood becomes her lover, and they both soon come to realize that the seedy Hollywood lifestyle is not for them.
Plot: exploitation, lesbian interest, lesbian, erotica, affair, female nudity, bare breasts, actress, lesbianism
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Claude et Greta (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A stylish sensual sample of European erotica about an aspiring model in Paris who becomes a participant in a relationship with a lesbian.Her female lover becomes too possessive, the model takes a job with an homosexual painter.
Plot: lesbian relationship, possessiveness, model, black pantyhose, female stockinged legs, explicit sex, lesbianism, female nudity, lesbian sex, nudity (full frontal - brief), lesbian, sex ...
Place: paris france
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63%
One Shocking Moment (1965)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Hunky businessman Cliff and his sweet wife Mindy move from Grand Rapids, Michigan to Los Angeles, California. They take up residence in an apartment complex where several lovely young ladies also live.
Plot: lesbianism, striptease, lesbian, female nudity, dominatrix, bare breasts, exploitation, sexploitation, nudity (full frontal - brief)
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56%
Like Night and Day (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Television hostess Susanne has an affair with Rikard, who is a doctor at a hospital. But after meeting the man who Rikard works for, Professor Erland Roos, she leaves Rikard and eventually marries the professor. Susanne's sister comes to ...
Plot: doctor, marriage crisis, sister, television, hospital, drugs, lesbianism, sex, male female relationship, medical, female nudity, marriage ...
Place: eastern europe
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53%
The Lady of Monza (1969)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A true story taken from the archives of the archdiocese of Milan.
Style: based on true events
Plot: assassination plot, convent, mother superior, female nudity, priest, nun, catholic priest, abbess, evil nun, catholic church, breast feeding, torture ...
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Henry & June (1990)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA, France
Duration: 136 min.
Story: While traveling in Paris, author Henry Miller and his wife, June, meet Anais Nin, and sexual sparks fly as Nin starts an affair with the openly bisexual June. When June is forced to return to the U.S., she gives Nin her blessing to sleep with her ...
Style: sexy, serious, realistic, melancholic, sexual ...
Plot: strong sexual content, unfaithful wife, love triangle, romance, love affair, couple relations, writer's life, couples, sexual relations, womanizer, love and romance, lifestyle ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s, year 1932
Place: paris france, europe
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 6.5
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Florbela (2012)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Portugal
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Shaken by a divorce in the 1920s, Portuguese poetess Florbela Espanca uses her writing to deal with her tumultuous relationship with men, eroticism and love.
Plot: poetry, marriage, psychosis, depression, husband wife relationship, female nudity, dancing, cigarette smoking, flower, flowers
Place: lisbon portugal, portugal
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I, a Woman, Part II (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark, Sweden
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Newly married to a sexually perverted German millionaire, Siv submits herself to endless degradation before discovering that her husband harbors a diabolical secret.
Plot: marriage, millionaire, sadist, nazi, sex, lesbianism, female nudity, racist, adultery, extramarital affair, erotica, lesbian ...
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49%
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Paradise Found (2003)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK, France, Germany, Australia, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Paradise Found is a biography about the painter Paul Gauguin. Focusing on his personal conflict between citizen life and his family life and the art scene in Frane. In an incredible imagery montage Gauguin manages to make a successful living in the ...
Style: realistic, serious, scenic, contemplative
Plot: lifestyle, prodigy, obsessive quest, ambition, survival, obsession, love affair, tragic love, destiny, rise and fall, love and romance, life is a bitch ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s, 1870s
Place: paris france, tahiti, europe, france
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Chinese Chocolate (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Searching for love abroad, two very different Chinese women, a dancer and a doctor, follow their dreams and journey west to Canada. They quickly learn that the paths of heart are rocky as the men in their lives reveal dark, unsettling secrets which ...
Plot: foreigner, gay, sex, student, nudity (full frontal - brief), immigrants, lesbian sex, lesbianism, lesbian, female nudity, moral dilemma, marriage ...
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That Tender Touch (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When Terri (Sue Bernard) marries and moves to the suburbs, her lesbian lover, Marsha (Bee Tompkins), doesn't take kindly to Terri's desire for a "normal" life. Determined to win her love back, Marsha worms her way into the ...
Style: sexual, cult film, sexy
Plot: female nudity, sex, orphan, jealousy, merry go round, injury, lesbian couple, lesbian relationship, lesbian kiss, tragedy, attempted rape, marriage ...
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A Taste of Flesh (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Two professional assassins take over the home of two women (who happen to be lesbians) and their "houseguest" in order to assassinate a visiting foreign dignitary.
Plot: female director, nudity (full frontal - brief), lesbian, apartment, exploitation, bare breasts, assassin, nipples, lesbianism, female nudity
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: American Drama: When a man fails to pay his rent again, his landlord offers him a deal. He can stay only if he accepts to enter an arranged marriage between him and the landlord's sexy French mistress who faces deportation. Things heat up ...
Plot: watching sex, male full rear nudity, lesbian, mistress, labia, lesbianism, artist, arranged marriage, lesbian sex, erotica, voyeur, painter ...
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Quills (2000)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK, Germany, USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A nobleman with a literary flair, the Marquis de Sade lives in a madhouse where a beautiful laundry maid smuggles his erotic stories to a printer, defying orders from the asylum's resident priest. The titillating passages whip all of France ...
Style: erotic, realistic, serious, witty, intense ...
Plot: sexuality, writer's life, eccentricity, priest, rape, hypocrisy, perversion, sadism, murder, emperor, french revolution, mental institution ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century, 1790s
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.7
 72
Fallen Angel (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Caught in a seedy underworld of lies, lust and murder, Antonelli, the local mob boss, and his sultry young wife, Michelle, share a game of deception and jealousy that soon turns deadly.
Plot: erotica, female nudity, casino, man slaps a woman, bathtub, male full rear nudity, caught having sex, lesbianism, lesbian, gambling, large breasts, female full frontal nudity ...
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42%
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Strip Search (1997)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Robby Durrell is the prince of the vice squad. A man who's seen it all and done a little of it too. But when the enchanting Sela hires him to help track down her stripper-stepdaughter, Robby learns there's more to Sela than meets the eye.
Plot: gender bending, s&m, gangsters, sexuality, stripper, striptease, police, seduction, lesbian, female nudity, gangster, murder ...
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41%
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Amorosa (1986)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 117 min.
Story: This well-executed biographical docudrama is a plunge into the madness (and the sanity) of a writer living life on its rawest edges. Agnes Von Krusenstjarna (Stina Ekbland) was a Swedish novelist (1894-1940) whose works ranged from the idyllically ...
Plot: female director, hospital, female nudity, flashback, swedish, bisexual, gondola, charlatan, swimsuit, servant, boat, male female relationship ...
Place: sweden, eastern europe, venice
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40%
Lucrezia Giovane (1974)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 80 min.
Story: In the early 16th century Italy is ruled by the powerful Borgia family, led by Cesare Borgia and his sister Lucrezia. In a ruthless power play, Cesare plots to have his sister’s husband murdered.
Plot: brother sister incest, sibling relationship, relationships, sister, husband, murder, sex, lesbianism, lesbian, catholic, sex with a priest, nun ...
Place: italy
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40%
A Season in Hell (1971)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Biopic about the life of the French poet Arthur Rimbaud.
Plot: poetry, decadence, slave trader, poet, flashback, gunrunner, french giallo
Place: paris france, africa
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39%
The Wolf at the Door (1986)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Denmark, France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: This biographical film, based on the life of French artist Paul Gauguin, follows the painter as he returns to Paris after a long stay in Tahiti and must confront his wife, his children, and his former lover.
Style: touching, sexual, serious, realistic, sincere ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), painter, artist, unfulfillment, human spirit, society, love and romance, hopes, performer's life, crumbling marriage, love affair, homecoming ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: france, paris france, europe, tahiti
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39%
Savage Messiah (1972)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The film fictionalizes the real relationship between French sculptor Henri Gaudier and Polish writer Sophie Brzeska, twenty years his senior, who came to Paris, she says, for its “creative atmosphere.”
Plot: artist, sculptor, art, novelist, library, french countryside, writers, louvre, older woman younger man relationship, love, nudity (full frontal - brief), posing nude ...
Time: 1910s
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.3
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Soraya (2003)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Italy, Germany
Duration: 200 min.
Story: Biopic of Soraya Esfandiary-Bakhtiari, the second wife of the last Shah of Iran, who was overthrown in the 1979's Islamic Revolution.
Plot: princess, second wife
Place: iran
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Secret Diaries of Miss Anne Lister (2010)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In nineteenth century Yorkshire wealthy orphan Anne Lister lives with an aunt and uncle, anxious for her to marry well and blissfully unaware that she is a lesbian,recording her thoughts and exploits in a coded diary. When her lover Mariana Belcombe ...
Style: touching, captivating, emotional, stylized, serious ...
Plot: lesbian relationship, lesbian, lesbian romance, lesbianism, feminism, forbidden love, love and romance, lesbian couple, marriage of convenience, orphan, marriage, betrayal ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era, 1800s
Place: england, europe, yorkshire
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38%