Ambiguity movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant ambiguity movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, humorous, enigmatic, stylized and surreal films and TV shows about / with ambiguity, female nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), surrealism, storytelling, loneliness, obsession, death, blood and dialogue plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Mystery genres shot in UK, USA, France and other countries.
ambiguity movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as ambiguity: School's Out (2018), Automatic at Sea (2016), No Smoking (2007), Gimme Gimme Gimme (1999), 'Allo 'Allo (1982), Carry on Dick (1974), Carry on Matron (1972), Carry on Loving (1970), Carry on Doctor (1967), The Thin Blue Line (1995).

List of ambiguity movies

School's Out (2018)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Pierre Hoffman joins St Joseph’s College to stand in for a young French teacher who threw himself from the window of his classroom. But he soon starts noticing strange behaviour from his Year 10 class.
Style: ambiguous ending, avant garde, captivating, enigmatic, tense ...
Plot: teen suicide, substitute teacher, school trip, french countryside, bullying, high school, teenager, ambiguity, alarm, student, ecology, teacher student relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Automatic at Sea (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery
Country: Australia, USA, Denmark
Duration: 87 min.
Story: On a whim, Eve, a young Swedish traveler, accepts an invitation from Peter to vacation on his family's private island off the coast of New England. As a series of unexpected delays prevent other guests from arriving, Eve discovers that she has ...
Style: unusual plot structure, contemplative, light, suspense
Plot: female protagonist, female friendship, male female relationship, young woman, ambiguity, sitting in a tree, watching someone, blonde, bloody mouth, traveler, invitation, barn ...
Place: eastern europe
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No Smoking (2007)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 128 min.
Story: A man fights against a tyrannical institution for his right to smoke, hence, for individual freedom.
Style: psychological, surreal, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: psychopath, smoking, addiction, danger, rehabilitation, chain smoking, cigarette, ambiguity, cigarette smoking, couple relations, riddles and clues, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: india, asia, siberia
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Gimme Gimme Gimme (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 29 min.
TV show
Story: Linda La Hughes (Kathy Burke) shares a flat with Tom Farrell (James Dreyfus). Linda is overweight, loudmouthed and not particularly attractive. She thinks she's gorgeous and irrestible, however. She's also sex mad and obsessed with men. ...
Style: sitcom, witty, humorous, offbeat, realistic ...
Plot: actor, sexual humor, ambiguity, agent, friends, promiscuity, couples, odd couple, best friends, lifestyle, gays and lesbians, gender ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 2000s
Place: london, europe, england
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'Allo 'Allo (1982)
Genre: Comedy, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: 'Allo 'Allo! is a British sitcom broadcast on BBC One from 1982 to 1992 comprising eighty-five episodes. The story is set up in a small town café in Nazi-occupied France during World War II. It is a parody of another BBC programme, the ...
Style: parody, sitcom, surreal, humorous, not serious ...
Plot: world war two, farce, cafe, soldier, german army, captain, painting, homosexual, german, french, ambiguity, breaking the fourth wall ...
Time: 1940s
Place: france, europe
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Carry on Dick (1974)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Dick Turpin is terrorising the countryside around Upper Dencher. Captain Fancey and Sergeant Jock Strapp plan to put an end to his escapades, and enlist the help of the Reverend Flasher. Little do they know that the priest leads a double life. Then ...
Style: parody, not serious, witty, humorous, sex comedy
Plot: farce, highwayman, countryside, ambiguity, criminal, disorder, investigation, clergy, nothing goes right, crimes, gang, criminal's revenge ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 18th century
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Carry on Matron (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A gang of thieves plan to make their fortune by stealing a shipment of contraceptive pills from Finisham maternity hospital. They assume disguises and infiltrate the hospital, but everything doesn't go according to plan. The hypochondriac ...
Style: parody, not serious, realistic, humorous, witty ...
Plot: hospital, farce, gang, ambiguity, nurse, son, father, man dressed as woman, doctor, innuendo, drag, hypochondriac ...
Time: 70s
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Carry on Loving (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The Wedded Bliss computer dating agency aims to bring together the lonely hearts of Much-Snoggin-in-the-Green. Its owner, Sidney Bliss, has enough complications in his own love life, but still produces a pamphlet called "The Wit to Woo". ...
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, realistic, sexy ...
Audience: date night
Plot: couples, ambiguity, love, virgin, private detective, wrestler, scam, battle of the sexes, love and romance, unlikely couple, looking for love, wooing ...
Time: 60s
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Carry on Doctor (1967)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Francis Bigger, a notorious charlatan who tours the country lecturing on the subject of mind over matter, slips off the platform in the middle of his performance and ends up in hospital under the care of Dr Tinkle. The hospital is about to enter a ...
Style: parody, humorous, not serious, sex comedy
Plot: hospital, farce, doctor, nurse, crush, ambiguity, ambulance, witch doctor, power relations, disorder, doctors and patients, silly humor ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
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The Thin Blue Line (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK, Ireland
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Thin Blue Line is a British sitcom starring Rowan Atkinson set in a police station that ran for two series on the BBC from 1995 to 1996. It was written by Ben Elton.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, witty, sitcom ...
Audience: teens
Plot: police station, police, sergeant, goofy hero, partners against crime, working undercover, incompetent police, crime, nothing goes right, crimes, workplace, british humour ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: england, europe, britain
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Confessions from a Holiday Camp (1977)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Timmy Lea and his brother-in-law Sidney Noggett are working as entertainment officers at Funfrall, a typical British holiday camp. The staff are lazy and inefficient, preferring to laze by the pool rather than organise activities for the holiday ...
Style: sex comedy
Plot: ambiguity, sauna, swimming pool, sexual humor, party, female nudity, holiday, beach, sex, erotica, summer vacation, job ...
Time: 70s
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Carry on Behind (1975)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Professors Vrooshka and Crump decide to visit an archaeological site to study the artifacts there. Lo and behold, it's right next to a caravan site where all manner of people are staying. With a randy Major owning the site, a snobbish mother, ...
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, parody, sex comedy
Plot: dog, archaeologist, stripper, caravan, disorder, beach, friends, couples, snobbism, danger, nothing goes right, buddies ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: europe, england
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Carry on Henry VIII (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Henry VIII has just married Marie of Normandy, and is eager to consummate their marriage. Unfortunately for Henry, she is always eating garlic, and refuses to stop. Deciding to get rid of her in his usual manner, Henry has to find some way of doing ...
Style: parody, realistic, not serious, humorous, witty ...
Plot: farce, nudity (full frontal - brief), marriage, innuendo, odd couple, goofy hero, rivalry, state affairs, dishonesty, disorder, intrigue, royal family ...
Time: 16th century, 20th century, 70s
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The Benny Hill Show (1969)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 51 min.
TV show
Story: The Benny Hill Show is a British comedy television show that starred Benny Hill and aired in various incarnations between 15 January 1955 and 30 May 1991 in over 140 countries. The show focused on sketches that were full of slapstick, mime, parody, ...
Style: parody, realistic, not serious, sexy, witty ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: farce, silly humor, celebrity culture, showbiz, cult, disorder, promiscuity, dirty old man, nothing goes right, artists and showbiz, goofy hero, chases and races ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s
Place: europe, england
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Carry on in the Legion (1967)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Bertram Oliphant West (also known as Bo West) wants to clear his unjustly smeared reputation. He joins the Foreign Legion, with Simpson his manservant in tow. But the fort they get posted to is full of eccentric legionnaires, and there is trouble ...
Style: parody, not serious, realistic, humorous, sex comedy
Plot: desert, farce, foreign legion, heroes, soldier, save the day, anti hero, military life, silly humor, adventure, military, rescue ...
Time: 20th century
Place: sahara
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Boss Level (2021)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A retired special forces officer is trapped in a never-ending time loop on the day of his death.
Style: psychotronic, ambiguous ending, suspense, intense, surprise ending
Plot: time loop, repeated event, time traveler, time travel, tough guy, martial arts, hitman, one against many, trapped, strong female character, time machine, end of the world ...
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Stranger (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Hwang Shi-Mok had brain surgery when he was a child, which caused him to lack emotion. Now, Hwang Shi-Mok works as a prosecutor. He is rational, but cold and lonely. He is also one of the only prosecutors not involved in corruption. One day, a dead ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, disturbing, captivating, psychological
Plot: prosecutor, murder investigation, coworker relationship, colleague colleague relationship, police corruption, lawyer, politics, corruption, investigation, police, crimes, friendship ...
Place: korea, seoul, south korea
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Seventh Heaven (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A bored, sexually frustrated woman's life improves when she begins hypnotherapy and tries feng shui, but her husband's life unravels.
Style: sexy, sexual, contemplative, serious, realistic ...
Plot: hypnosis, kleptomania, infidelity, family problems, crumbling marriage, dishonesty, love and romance, unfulfillment, mental illness, couples, power relations, fainting ...
Time: 90s
Place: tokyo, hong kong, japan, paris france
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A Tale of Two Sisters (2003)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A recently released patient from a mental institution returns home with her sister, only to face disturbing events between her stepmother and the ghosts haunting their house- all of which are connected to a dark past in the family's history.
Style: psychological, atmospheric, mind bending, scary, twists and turns ...
Plot: mental illness, haunted house, guilt, family relations, losing-it hero, danger, delusion, tragedy, amnesia, suicide, ghost, mystery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: korea, asia, south korea, japan
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Angel's Egg (1985)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 71 min.
Story: A mysterious young girl wanders a desolate, otherworldly landscape, carrying a large egg.
Style: gothic, avant garde, ambiguous ending, adult animation, enigmatic ...
Plot: city, fossil, part animation, night, fish, water, surrealism, desert, bird, little girl, post apocalypse, shadow ...
Place: europe, japan
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Swimming Pool (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In the middle of this amusing thriller is a relationship between two different types of females, one is a well know British author and the other is a sex-crazed French teen. The two get into some relationship trouble while living together in this ...
Style: psychological, twists and turns, suspenseful, surprise ending, enigmatic ...
Plot: murder, midlife crisis, swimming, writing, writer's life, self discovery, diary, solitude, crimes, nudity (full frontal - brief), drugs/alcohol, strong sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, london, southern france, south of france ...
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Hercules (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, Hungary
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Fourteen hundred years ago, a tormented soul walked the earth that was neither man nor god. Hercules was the powerful son of the god king Zeus, for this he received nothing but suffering his entire life. After twelve arduous labors and the loss of ...
Style: serious, exciting, psychotronic, twists and turns, absurd ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: greek mythology, hercules, legends and myths, warrior, mercenary, battles, master warrior, battle, giant creature, greek, superhuman powers, danger ...
Place: ancient greece, greece, athens greece
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The Trial (1962)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 119 min.
Story: An unassuming office worker is arrested and stands trial, but he is never made aware of his charges.
Style: surreal, atmospheric, disturbing, psychological, bleak ...
Plot: paranoia, distopia, courtroom, fighting the system, false accusation, courtroom drama, conspiracy, post war, expressionism, legal, dishonesty, society ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1920s, 18th century
Place: russia
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Picnic at Hanging Rock (1975)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Australia
Duration: 115 min.
Story: In the early 1900s, Miranda attends a girls boarding school in Australia. One Valentine's Day, the school's typically strict headmistress treats the girls to a picnic field trip to an unusual but scenic volcanic formation called Hanging ...
Style: stylized, psychological, meditative, melancholic, scenic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: missing person, valentine's day, girls' boarding school, unsolved mystery, mystery, coming of age, private school, wilderness, boarding school life, disappearance, suicide, tragedy ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century, 90s, 19th century, victorian era ...
Place: australia, south australia
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Perfect Blue (1997)
Genre: Animation, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A retired pop singer turned actress' sense of reality is shaken when she is stalked by an obsessed fan and seemingly a ghost of her past.
Style: psychological, tense, suspenseful, surreal, twists and turns ...
Plot: stalking, woman in danger, obsession, singer, murder, mind game, tv show, split personality, serial killer, dangerous attraction, mentally unstable, actor's life ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
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Persona (1966)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A young nurse, Alma, is put in charge of Elisabeth Vogler: an actress who is seemingly healthy in all respects, but will not talk. As they spend time together, Alma speaks to Elisabeth constantly, never receiving any answer. Alma eventually ...
Style: atmospheric, sexual, psychological, experimental, talky ...
Plot: nurse, confession, actress, postmodernism, betrayal, violence, psychiatry, patient, dream, dreams, sexual activity, nervous breakdown ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: sweden, eastern europe
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Orlando (1992)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: UK, Russia, Italy, France, Netherlands
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In 1600, nobleman Orlando inherits his parents' house, thanks to Queen Elizabeth I, who commands the young man to never change. After a disastrous affair with Russian princess Sasha, Orlando looks for solace in the arts before being appointed ...
Style: stylized, enigmatic, atmospheric, clever, witty ...
Plot: gender bending, painting, immortality, transsexual, looking for love, switching roles, politics, nobility, surrealism, eternal youth, sexuality, poet ...
Time: 17th century, 18th century, victorian, victorian era, 20th century ...
Place: england, europe, ottoman empire, russia, middle east ...
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Once Upon a Time in America (1984)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 229 min.
Story: A former Prohibition-era Jewish gangster returns to the Lower East Side of Manhattan over thirty years later, where he once again must confront the ghosts and regrets of his old life.
Style: epic, melancholic, atmospheric, rough, bloody ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, organized crime, rape, corruption, crimes, friendship, criminal heroes, gangster, murder, torture, prohibition, rise and fall ...
Time: 60s, 1930s, 1920s, 30s, 1960s ...
Place: new york, usa, miami
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Oleanna (1994)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A two character movie, involving a college professor, John, who is confronted by a female student, Carol, who is failing his course. The two spend a long time talking to each other, during which time John says a few things that can be taken the ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, serious, realistic, talky ...
Plot: sexual harassment, dishonesty, teachers and students, false accusation, campus, manipulation, police investigation, existentialism, revenge, violent, college, legal ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new jersey
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Nijinsky (1980)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: The film suggests Nijinsky was driven into madness by both his consuming ambition and self-enforced heterosexuality, the latter prompted by his romantic involvement with Romola de Pulszky, a society girl who joins impresario Sergei Diaghilev's ...
Style: captivating, stylized, sincere, contemplative, realistic ...
Plot: love triangle, choreographer, ballet, jealousy, couples, performer's life, prodigy, unfulfillment, dancer's life, gender, artists and showbiz, rising to stardom ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, year 1912
Place: paris france, budapest, budapest hungary, monte carlo, hungary ...
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