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Britannic (2000)
 5.2
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Britannic (2000)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Mystery, Romance, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: It was the sister ship of the infamous Titanic... and its final destiny was the same. Experience the true untold story of Britannic, a tumultuous, epic voyage of human passion, courage and betrayal aboard an ill-fated ocean liner bound for a shattering demise. With the world at war, an undercover British agent (Amanda Ryan), embarks the Britannic in search of a German spy believed to be on board to sabotage the ship. Posing as a governess, the undercover agent finds herself falling in love with the ship's chaplain (Edward Atterton). In a stunning discovery, the lovers suddenly find themselves enemies of war. And when a massive explosion deals a deathblow to the ship, their battle becomes one for their own survival. With a dynamic, international cast and a story line that hosts a chilling tale of espionage, politics and romance, Britannic brings one of history's most devastating events to riveting, new life.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, ship, betrayal, military, cruise, survival, secret agents, escapades, undercover, danger, panic, war, adventure, heroes, ocean or sea, battles, terrorism, political intrigue, working undercover, amateur detective, chases and races, wartime life, state affairs, titanic, world war one ...
Time: 1910s, year 1916
Place: greece, mediterranean sea, europe

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful and exciting films with plots about danger, heroes, escapades, military, war, heroic mission and soldier mostly in Drama, Action and War genres. Some movies like Britannic: The Sea Wolves (1980), Flyboys (2006), Fraulein Doktor (1969), The Heroes of Telemark (1965), A Line in the Sand (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Sea Wolves (1980)
Genre: Action, History, War
Country: Switzerland, UK, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: This true story follows the exploits of a top secret British military mission to destroy Nazi radio ships in a neutral harbor during WWII. The daring plan is led by British Intelligence officers Col. Lewis Pugh (Gregory Peck) and Capt. Gavin Stewart ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, realistic, serious, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, british intelligence, heroic mission, war, military, danger, ship, seaport, undercover, battles, battle, sea ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century, year 1943, 1930s
Place: india, asia, portugal, germany, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.5
 40K
Flyboys (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 140 min.
Story: The adventures of the Lafayette Escadrille, young Americans who volunteered for the French military before the U.S. entered World War I, and became the country's first fighter pilots.
Style: exciting, realistic, suspenseful, factual, harsh ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: aerial combat, war, military, airplane, adventure, german, french, heroes, danger, vengeance, heroic mission, biplane ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: europe, france, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
Fraulein Doktor (1969)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Yugoslavia, Italy
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A seductive and ruthless spy in the service of Germany steals state secrets- including the formula for poison gas-from England and France during World War I. British intelligence, in turn, tries to hunt her down.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: betrayal, espionage, female spy, submarine, partners, against the rules, battles, battle zone, heroic mission, wartime life, battleship, ship ...
Time: year 1916
Place: france, scotland, england, germany, russia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Heroes of Telemark (1965)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Set in German-occupied Norway, this is based on the efforts of the Norwegian resistance to sabotage German development of the atomic bomb. Resistance fighter Knut Straud enlists the reluctant physicist Rolf Pedersen in an effort to destroy the ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, exciting, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: factory, skiing, resistance fighter, saboteur, rivalry, soldier, military, against the odds, leadership, government agency, terrorism, undercover ...
Place: norway, europe, germany, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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A Line in the Sand (2004)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In a remote village on the Suffolk Coast, Frank Perry (Ross Kemp) waits for his past to catch up with him. Previously a spy for MI6 working on Iranian chemical and biological weapons production, his reports led to the deaths of many Iranian ...
Style: disturbing, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: hidden identity, espionage, undercover, danger, secret agents, betrayal, on the run, terrorism, government agency, arms dealing, special agents, battles ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, middle east, europe, iran
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Operation Crossbow (1965)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Allied agents infiltrate the Nazi rocket complex at Peenemunde in order to obtain their secrets and sabotage the plant.The film alternates between German developments of the V-1 missile and V-2 rocket (with a German cast speaking their own language) ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, exciting, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, rocket, espionage, military, heroic mission, working undercover, double agent, escapades, war, heroes, secret agents, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: germany, england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Russia, USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Mirror Wars: Reflection One is a post-cold-war thriller from the Russian point of view. Bad-guy British arms dealer Murdock (Malcolm McDowell) and numerous mercenaries and clandestine agents tries to steal a new Russian stealth fighter. Murdock is ...
Style: realistic, exciting, suspenseful, serious
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⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Mission of the Shark: The Saga of the U.S.S. Indianapolis (1991)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: True story of the sinking of the U.S.S. Indianapolis, its crew's struggle to survive the sharks and exposure, and the captain's scape-goat court-martial.
Style: serious, realistic, bleak, captivating, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: dangerous animal, war, heroes, escapades, adventure, army investigation, battles, ocean or sea, danger, military, military life, injustice ...
Time: 40s, 1940s
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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The Bridge at Remagen (1969)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: In March of 1945, as the War in Europe is coming to a close, fighting erupts between German and American troops at the last remaining bridgehead across the Rhine.
Style: realistic, serious, rough, exciting, suspenseful ...
Plot: soldier, battles, military, explosion, war, wartime life, anti war, escapades, survival, heroes, danger, heroic mission ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
The Devil's Brigade (1968)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
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Style: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 1940s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
The Lost Battalion (2001)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
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Duration: 92 min.
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Style: bleak, serious, rough, disturbing, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: war, military, survival, military life, battle zone, heroic mission, danger, leadership, heroes, soldier, battles, escapades ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 4.7
 561
Tides of War (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In the cold, dark waters off North Korea a U.S. Navy fast attack submarine meets with a mysterious disaster - it's attacked and nearly sunk by an ominous stealth submarine resulting in the deaths of the Executive Officer and the Engineering ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
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Time: contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Behind Enemy Lines (1985)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Professor-turned-spy Col. Calvin Turner and his associate, workaholic Lt. Shelley Flynn, plan a daring rescue behind enemy lines in World War II German-occupied Norway of a brilliant scientist who may or may not be aiding the Germans.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 4.7
 574
Freefall (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, Thriller
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⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Damn the Defiant! (1962)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
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⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Country: UK
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Audience: boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.8
 4K
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Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 173 min.
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Time: 1910s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Force 10 from Navarone (1978)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 118 min.
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Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, suspense, stylized ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Genre: Drama, Thriller, War, Action
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, Romance
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Duration: 178 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.5
 2K
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Style: captivating, realistic, serious, exciting
Plot: battleship, navy, japanese history, survival, war, battles, ship, heroes, military, danger, world war two, first love ...
Time: 1940s, year 1945
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.5
 8K
Bat*21 (1988)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Lt. Col. Iceal "Ham" Hambleton is a weapons countermeasures expert and when his aircraft is shot over enemy territory the Air Force very much wants to get him back. Hambleton knows the area he's in is going to be carpet-bombed but a ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Too Late the Hero (1970)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: A WWII film set on a Pacific island. Japanese and allied forces occupy different parts of the island. When a group of British soldiers are sent on a mission behind enemy lines, things don't go exactly to plan. This film differs in that some of ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, realistic, psychological, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 2.3
 842
USS Seaviper (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Back Door to Hell (1964)
Genre: War, Drama
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Duration: 75 min.
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Style: exciting, serious, realistic, tense, suspenseful ...
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Time: 40s, 1940s
Place: the philippines, japan, asia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.0
 3K
Morituri (1965)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A German living in India during World War II is blackmailed by the English to impersonate an SS officer on board a cargo ship leaving Japan for Germany carrying a large supply of rubber for tyres. His mission is to disable the scuttling charges so ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: anti war, rescue, ship, undercover, cargo ship, submarine, mutiny, fog, military life, surrender, survival, mistaken identity ...
Time: 1940s, year 1942
Place: japan, europe, asia, germany, england ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%