Most Similar Movies to The Magdalene Sisters (2002)


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The Devils (1971), Desert Flower (2009), Luther (2003), 99 francs (2007), Brubaker (1980), How to Be Single (2016), Cosmopolis (2012) ... Let's take a look at the following list...

The Devils (1971)

The Devils (1971)

7.8/10 Drama, Biography, History

In 17th-century France, Father Urbain Grandier seeks to protect the city of Loudun from the corrupt establishment of Cardinal Richelieu. Hysteria occurs within the city when he is accused of witchcraft by a sexually repressed nun.

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Desert Flower (2009)

Desert Flower (2009)

7.4/10 Drama, Biography

Waris Dirie, born 1965 in Somalia, flees at 13 when sold as 4th wife. She's maid at the Somalian embassy in London, then McDonald's, where she's discovered and becomes int'l top model. 1997, she speaks up against female genital mutilation.

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Luther (2003)

Luther (2003)

6.6/10 Biography, Drama, History

During the early sixteenth century, idealistic German monk Martin Luther, disgusted by the materialism in the Catholic Church, begins the dialogue that will lead to the Protestant Reformation.

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99 francs (2007)

99 francs (2007)

7.3/10 Comedy, Drama

The life of Octave Parango, a flamboyant ad designer, filled with success, satire, misery and love.

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Brubaker (1980)

Brubaker (1980)

7.2/10 Crime, Drama

The new warden of a small prison farm in Arkansas tries to clean it up of corruption after initially posing as an inmate.

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How to Be Single (2016)

How to Be Single (2016)

6.1/10 Comedy, Drama, Romance

A group of young adults navigate love and relationships in New York City.

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Cosmopolis (2012)

Cosmopolis (2012)

5.0/10 Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller

Riding across Manhattan in a stretch limo in order to get a haircut, a 28-year-old billionaire asset manager's day devolves into an odyssey with a cast of characters that start to tear his world apart.

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Philomena (2013)

Philomena (2013)

7.6/10 Comedy, Drama, Biography

A world-weary political journalist picks up the story of a woman's search for her son, who was taken away from her decades ago after she became pregnant and was forced to live in a convent.

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Vera Drake (2004)

Vera Drake (2004)

7.6/10 Drama, Crime

Abortionist Vera Drake finds her beliefs and practices clash with the mores of 1950s Britain--a conflict that leads to tragedy for her family.

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Doubt (2008)

Doubt (2008)

7.5/10 Drama, Mystery

A Catholic school principal questions a priest's ambiguous relationship with a troubled young student.

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The Edukators (2004)

The Edukators (2004)

7.5/10 Romance, Drama

Three activists cobble together a kidnapping plot after they encounter a businessman in his home.

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I Stand Alone (1998)

I Stand Alone (1998)

7.4/10 Thriller, Drama, Crime

A horse meat butcher's life and mind begins to breakdown as he lashes out against various factions of society while attempting to reconnect with his estranged daughter.

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Zabriskie Point (1970)

Zabriskie Point (1970)

7.0/10 Drama

At Zabriskie Point, United States' lowest point, two perfect strangers meet; an undergraduate dreamer and a young hippie student who start off an unrestrained romance, making love on the dusty terrain.

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Basquiat (1996)

Basquiat (1996)

6.9/10 Biography, Drama

The brief life of Jean Michel Basquiat, a world renowned New York street artist struggling with fame, drugs and his identity.

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Lovelace (2013)

Lovelace (2013)

6.2/10 Biography, Drama

The story of Linda Lovelace, who is used and abused by the porn industry at the behest of her coercive husband before taking control of her life.

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Atlas Shrugged: Part I (2011)

Atlas Shrugged: Part I (2011)

5.7/10 Drama, Mystery, Science Fiction

Railroad executive Dagny Taggart and steel mogul Henry Rearden form an alliance to fight the increasingly authoritarian government of the United States.

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Viridiana (1961)

Viridiana (1961)

8.2/10 Comedy, Drama

Viridiana, a young nun about to take her final vows, pays a visit to her widowed uncle at the request of her Mother Superior.

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Dallas Buyers Club (2013)

Dallas Buyers Club (2013)

8.0/10 Drama, Biography

In 1985 Dallas, electrician and hustler Ron Woodroof works around the system to help AIDS patients get the medication they need after he is diagnosed with the disease.

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Beyond the Gates (2005)

Beyond the Gates (2005)

7.7/10 War, Drama, History

A Catholic Priest and an English teacher get stranded in a school in Kigali during the 1994 Rwandan genocide.

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Bloody Sunday (2002)

Bloody Sunday (2002)

7.6/10 War, Drama, History

A dramatization of the Irish civil rights protest march and subsequent massacre by British troops on January 30, 1972.

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Hunger (2008)

Hunger (2008)

7.6/10 Drama, Biography

Irish republican Bobby Sands leads the inmates of a Northern Irish prison in a hunger strike.

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