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The list contains the best, new and most relevant prostitution movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, melancholic, harsh, talky and sexy films and TV shows about / with prostitution, prostitute, runaway, mentor, brutality, storytelling, catastrophe, pornography, dialogue and vengeance plots mostly in Drama, Romance and Thriller genres shot in USA, France, UK and other countries.
TOP 10 movies tagged as prostitution: Pretty Baby (1978), Deuce Bigalow: Male Gigolo (1999), The Deuce (2017), Malena (2000), Priceless (2006), Mute (2018), The Alienist (2018), The Immigrant (2013), Bad Guy (2001), Monster (2003).
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The Deuce
Drama
USA
60 min.
 8.1
Malena
Comedy, Drama, Romance, War
Italy, USA
108 min.
 7.5
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Mute
Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
UK, Germany
126 min.
 5.4
The Alienist
Drama, Mystery
USA
60 min.
 7.8

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 6.6
 8K
Pretty Baby
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Hattie (Susan Sarandon), a New Orleans hooker, meets a photographer named Bellocq (Keith Carradine) at her brothel one night and, after he photographs her, he befriends her 12-year-old daughter, Violet (Brooke Shields). When Violet is brought on as ...
Style: thought provoking, sentimental, erotic, melancholic, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: virginity, photographer, prostitution, brothel, loss of virginity, sexuality, girl man relationship, innocence lost, adolescence, child prostitution, child abuse, pornography ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, year 1917
Place: new orleans, usa
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Deuce Bigalow: Male Gigolo
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Deuce Bigalow is a less than attractive, down on his luck aquarium cleaner. One day he wrecks the house of a gigolo and needs quick money to repair it. The only way he can make it is to become a gigolo himself, taking on an unusual mix of female ...
Style: humorous, funny, light, idiotic, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: nothing goes right, goofy hero, prostitution, comedy of errors, stupidity, parody, stereotypes, fall in love, women, dumb, gigolo, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: california, usa, los angeles, malibu california
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 8.1
 14K
The Deuce
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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, gross out humor, sexy, melancholic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: porn industry, male objectification, prostitution, female nudity, drugs/alcohol, rivalry, sex scene, sleaze, party, obsession, beating, society ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa
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 7.5
 76K
Malena
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, War
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: On the day in 1940 that Italy enters the war, two things happen to the 12-year-old Renato: he gets his first bike, and he gets his first look at Malèna. She is a beautiful, silent outsider who's moved to this Sicilian town to be with her ...
Style: sexy, sentimental, erotic, touching, melancholic ...
Plot: small town, jealousy, sexuality, culture clash, unlikely friendships, adolescence, obsession, adultery, teenage life, wartime, brutality, loneliness ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: italy, europe, sicily, mediterranean sea
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 7.0
 28K
Priceless
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A beautiful young gold-digger mistakes a lowly hotel clerk as a rich and therefore worthwhile catch.
Style: romantic, sweet, feel good, light, witty ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: romance, farce, mistaken identity, materialism, couple relations, gold digger, love, obsession, mentor, love story, love and romance, greed ...
Time: contemporary
Place: france, europe, french riviera, monte carlo, cote d'azur
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 5.4
 21K
Mute
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 126 min.
Story: A mute man with a violent past is forced to take on the teeming underworld of a near-future Berlin as he searches for his missing girlfriend.
Style: tech noir, serious, suspenseful, exciting, tense
Plot: mute, cyberpunk, neo-noir, amish, technology, male objectification, robotics, bartender, adaptation, love, vengeance, justice ...
Time: near future, future
Place: germany
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 7.8
 20K
The Alienist
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Crime reporter, John Moore, meets with psychologist, Dr. Laszlo Kreizler, to investigate a serial killer in New York during the late 19th century.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, bleak, tense, suspense
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: serial killer, crime, mental illness, violence, murder investigation, psychologist, reporter, police, blood, teenagers, ritual, tragic love ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: new york
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 6.6
 25K
The Immigrant
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: In 1921 New York. an immigrant woman is tricked into a life of burlesque and vaudeville until a dazzling magician tries to save her and reunite her with her sister who is being held in the confines of Ellis Island.
Style: stylized, atmospheric, serious, melancholic, realistic ...
Plot: immigrants, prostitution, corruption, survival, drinking, quarantine, chase, sisters, prostitute, period piece, women, relationships ...
Time: 1920s, 20s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: new york, poland, usa, latin america, manhattan new york city
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 6.8
 8K
Bad Guy
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A criminal who runs a brothel becomes obsessed with a beautiful college student. When she rejects him he sets her up by introducing her to a loan shark and when she can't pay, she is forced into working in the brothel. But when she gets the ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, bleak, rough, serious ...
Plot: obsession, prostitution, voyeurism, gangsters, sexual abuse, love, violence, college, guilt, relationships, pornography, brutality ...
Time: contemporary
Place: tokyo, seoul
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 7.3
 120K
Monster
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Aileen Wuornos is an emotionally scarred highway hooker who shoots a sadistic trick who rapes her and ultimately becomes America's first female serial killer.
Style: bleak, realistic, disturbing, psychological, emotional ...
Plot: serial killer, crime, prostitution, rape, sexual abuse, murder, prostitute, death penalty, mental illness, lesbian, betrayal, homeless ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s, 2000s, 1990s
Place: florida, michigan, usa, ohio
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Young & Beautiful
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Isabelle, a 17-year-old student, loses her virginity during a quick holiday romance. When she returns home, she begins a secret life as a prostitute for a year.
Style: sexual, erotic, serious, melancholic, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, prostitution, virginity, male nudity, prostitute, voyeurism, money, holiday, strong sexual content, french, police investigation, sexuality ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, tokyo, california, cote d'azur, paris france
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 7.9
 39K
Lilya 4-Ever
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Sweden, Denmark
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Lilya lives in poverty and dreams of a better life. Her mother moves to the United States and abandons her to her aunt, who neglects her. Lilya hangs out with her friends, Natasha and Volodya, who is suicidal. Desperate for money, she starts working ...
Style: bleak, realistic, sexual, serious, heartbreaking ...
Plot: poverty, prostitution, sexual abuse, rape, suicide, violence, redemption, sex, russian, tragedy, friendship, betrayal ...
Place: sweden, estonia, europe, denmark, russia ...
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 6.5
 12K
Night Shift
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A nebbish of a morgue attendant gets shunted back to the night shift where he is shackled with an obnoxious neophyte partner who dreams of the "one great idea" for success. His life takes a bizarre turn when a prostitute neighbour ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, macabre, funny, realistic ...
Plot: prostitution, friendship, pimp, prostitute, buddies, mentor, nightlife, unlikely friendships, nothing goes right, misfit, disorder, dialogue ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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 8.0
 5K
Pixote
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Pixote, a 10-year-old runaway boy, is arrested on the streets of Sao Paulo during a police round-up homeless people. Pixote endures torture, degradation and corruption at a local youth detention center where two of the runaways are murdered by ...
Style: bleak, disturbing, realistic, serious, rough ...
Audience: kids
Plot: prostitution, crime, brutality, homeless, poverty, loneliness, children, corruption, tragedy, drugs/alcohol, juvenile delinquency, pornography ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: brazil, rio de janeiro, latin america, sao paulo brazil
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My Life to Live
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Twelve episodic tales in the life of a Parisian woman and her slow descent into prostitution.
Style: atmospheric, serious, gloomy, reflective, bleak ...
Plot: prostitution, philosophy, artist, prostitute, pimp, french, gunfight, photographer, existentialism, loneliness, childhood, new wave ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: france, tokyo, paris france
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 7.6
 19K
Christiane F.
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 138 min.
Story: This movie portrays the drug scene in Berlin in the 70s, following tape recordings of Christiane F. 14 years old Christiane lives with her mother and little sister in a typical multi-storey apartment building in Berlin. She's fascinated by the ...
Style: bleak, realistic, disturbing, serious, gloomy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: heroin, prostitution, addiction, drug abuse, friendship, drugs, drug addiction, coming of age, juvenile delinquency, tragedy, death, prostitute ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, berlin germany, poland, west berlin west germany, west germany
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 6.3
 2K
Johns
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: It's the day before Christmas, the day before John's 21st birthday. He's a prostitute on Santa Monica Blvd in L.A., and he wants to spend that night and the next day at the posh Park Plaza Hotel. He's ripped off a local drug ...
Style: serious, gloomy, realistic, touching, sincere ...
Plot: prostitution, hotel, friendship, homeless, gay, prostitute, male nudity, loneliness, social misfits, violence, tragedy, drug dealing ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, los angeles, usa, new jersey
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Half Moon Street
Genre: Thriller, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Dr. Lauren Slaughter, a research fellow at the Arab-Anglo Institute in London is utterly frustrated by her job. To supplement her income, she starts moonlighting at the Jasmine Escort Service, where she has more control over men and money than she ...
Style: serious, sexual, realistic, erotic, sexy ...
Plot: prostitution, romance, espionage, intrigue, politics, male nudity, witnessing a crime, destiny, adaptation, british, conspiracy theory, conspiracy ...
Time: 80s
Place: london, england, europe, middle east
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Sleeping Beauty
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A haunting erotic fairytale about Lucy, a young University student drawn into a mysterious hidden world of beauty and desire.
Style: erotic, psychological, tense, serious, sexual ...
Plot: prostitution, prostitute, male nudity, sexuality, pornography, relationships, sex, sexual relations, art, perversion, loneliness, memory loss ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
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 7.8
 526K
Taken
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: While vacationing with a friend in Paris, an American girl is kidnapped by a gang of human traffickers intent on selling her into forced prostitution. Working against the clock, her ex-spy father must pull out all the stops to save her. But with his ...
Style: exciting, realistic, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, vigilantism, prostitution, chase, vengeance, torture, father daughter relationship, revenge, violence, cia, car chase, one man army ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, paris france, arc de triomphe paris
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Two or Three Things I Know About Her...
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The story of a housewife who must work the streets to earn an extra living - and who becomes the starting point for a larger socio-political essay.
Style: talky, cynical, clever, serious, psychological ...
Plot: prostitution, obsession, vietnam war, prostitute, losing-it hero, existentialism, new wave, life philosophy, art, social misfits, pornography, human nature ...
Time: 60s
Place: asia, europe, vietnam, france, paris france
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Mysterious Skin
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Netherlands
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A teenage hustler and a young man obsessed with alien abductions cross paths, together discovering a horrible, liberating truth.
Style: psychological, emotional, disturbing, realistic, atmospheric ...
Plot: sexual abuse, child abuse, small town, friendship, coming of age, prostitution, homosexuality, adolescence, obsession, sexuality, rape, male nudity ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, year 1983, year 1987 ...
Place: usa, kansas, new york
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My Own Private Idaho
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In this loose adaptation of Shakespeare's "Henry IV," Mike Waters is a gay hustler afflicted with narcolepsy. Scott Favor is the rebellious son of a mayor. Together, the two travel from Portland, Oregon to Idaho and finally to the ...
Style: surreal, road movie, atmospheric, serious, realistic ...
Plot: friendship, prostitution, gay, shakespeare, sexuality, pornography, coming of age, homosexuality, on the road, dysfunctional family, drugs/alcohol, drinking ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: idaho, usa, seattle, seattle washington, france ...
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Salaam Bombay!
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK, India, France
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Before Slumdog Millionaire came Salaam Bombay!, Mira Nair’s Oscar-nominated drama tells the moving story of life on the streets of Bombay as seen through the eyes of Chaipu, a twelve-year-old boy living rough in the city.
Style: realistic, captivating, serious, sentimental, lyrical ...
Plot: prostitution, homeless, drug addiction, poverty, realism, friendship, drugs/alcohol, urban ghetto life, drugs, corruption, coming of age, betrayal ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: india, asia, bombay india, mumbai india
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Sharky's Machine
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Sharky gets busted back to working vice, where he happens upon a scandalous conspiracy involving a local politician. Accompanied by an all-star jazz soundtrack, Sharky's new "machine" gathers evidence while Sharky falls in love with a ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police investigation, crime, murder, prostitution, revenge, police, vengeance, gangsters, jazz, police corruption, surveillance, corruption ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, atlanta georgia
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The Girlfriend Experience
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Chelsea is an in-demand call girl whose $2,000 an hour price tag allows her to live in New York's lap of luxury. Besides her beauty and sexual skill, Chelsea offers her clients companionship and conversation, or, as she dubs it, "the ...
Style: sexual, sexy, serious, realistic, art house ...
Plot: prostitution, prostitute, workplace, pornography, sex, voyeurism, hotel, urban, sexual relations, money, shopping, relationships ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, las vegas, manhattan new york city
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Hustler White
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, Canada
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Reminiscent of Sunset Boulevard, Hustler White transposes the action from the silver screen's old movie backlots to contemporary male prostitution and the porn industry. Said to be an homage to classic Hollywood cinema.
Style: sexual, clever, semi serious, humorous, offbeat ...
Plot: gay, prostitution, obsession, sex, male nudity, strong sexual content, gays and lesbians, pornography, prostitute, romance, social misfits, dystopic future ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: los angeles, usa, new orleans
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 6.2
 2K
Off Limits
Genre: Action, Thriller, War, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: McGriff and Albaby are probably doing the worst law enforcement job in the world - they are plain clothes U.S. military policemen on duty in war-time Saigon. However, their job becomes even harder when they start investigating the serial killings of ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, vietnam war, murder, investigation, crime, prostitution, police investigation, violence, military, undercover, partners against crime, murder mystery ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: vietnam, asia, california, australia
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A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In the Iranian ghost-town Bad City, a place that reeks of death and loneliness, the townspeople are unaware they are being stalked by a lonesome vampire.
Style: atmospheric, bleak, stylized, scary, biting ...
Plot: vampire, loneliness, supernatural, romance, prostitution, drugs, blood, drug abuse, death, sexualized violence, stylish, small town ...
Place: iran, california, middle east
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The Flowers of War
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 146 min.
Story: A Westerner finds refuge with a group of women in a church during Japan's rape of Nanking in 1937. Posing as a priest, he attempts to lead the women to safety.
Style: emotional, realistic, bleak, serious, brutal ...
Plot: war, prostitution, sacrifice, brutality, survival, prostitute, chase, death, atrocity, rape, wartime, wartime life ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, year 1937
Place: china, asia, japan, germany
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