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Britannic (2000)
 5.2
 1K
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, war, survival, adventure, military, heroes, ocean or sea, battles, terrorism, secret agents, political intrigue, working undercover, cruise, danger, amateur detective, chases and races, wartime life, escapades, state affairs, undercover, spy, island, sailor ...
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 heroes, escapades, danger, military, war, soldier and adventure mostly in Drama, War and Action genres. Some movies like Britannic: Flyboys (2006), Fraulein Doktor (1969), The Sea Wolves (1980), The Heroes of Telemark (1965), Operation Crossbow (1965). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 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 ⇓
95%
Fraulein Doktor (1969)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Italy, Yugoslavia
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: realistic, serious, rough, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: betrayal, espionage, female spy, danger, military, soldier, partners, deadly, battles, battle zone, ship, submarine ...
Time: year 1916
Place: france, scotland, germany, england, russia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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, ship, military, danger, undercover, sea, battle, world war two, adventure ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century, year 1943, 1930s
Place: seaport, india, asia, portugal, germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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: serious, rough, bleak, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: factory, skiing, saboteur, resistance fighter, danger, race against time, master villain, wartime life, escapades, save the day, heroes, against the odds ...
Place: norway, germany, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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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: serious, rough, realistic, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, rocket, escapades, working undercover, espionage, double agent, danger, military, secret agents, war, heroic mission, heroes ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, 1940s
Place: germany, england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Sharpe's Eagle (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Sharpe is a Captain saddled with the South Essex, a battalion run by incompetents and filled with soldiers who have never been in battle. When the South Essex loses its colours (its regimental flag), Sharpe vows to save the honor of the regiment by ...
Style: exciting, captivating, serious, realistic, factual ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: military, battles, adventure, war, heroes, state affairs, soldier, escapades, military life, rebellion, rivalry, vengeance ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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: exciting, captivating, serious, bleak, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: escapades, dangerous animal, military life, military, courtroom drama, injustice, ocean or sea, battles, survival, adventure, heroes, danger ...
Time: 40s, 1940s
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Damn the Defiant! (1962)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Defiant's crew is part of a fleet-wide movement to present a petition of grievances to the Admiralty. Violence must be no part of it. The continual sadism of Defiant's first officer makes this difficult, and when the captain is disabled, ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ship, napoleonic wars, mutiny, sea battle, royal navy, pirate, ocean or sea, battles, soldier, military, leadership, defiant ...
Time: 18th century
Place: battleship, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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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.
Style: serious, bleak, rough, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: escapades, war, chases and races, criminal heroes, wartime life, heroes, state affairs, military, against humanity, danger, undercover, espionage ...
Time: 20th century
Place: london, europe, england, norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 4.7
 520
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: bleak, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, underwater, ocean or sea, battles, heroes, chases and races, escapades, war, secret agents, heroic mission, danger, race against time ...
Time: contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Devil's Brigade (1968)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: 1968 American war film about the formation and first mission of the joint Canadian-American WWII special forces winter and mountain unit formally called 1st Special Service Force, but commonly known as “The Devil’s Brigade”. The film ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: commando, war, military, wartime life, escapades, battles, military life, basic training, anti war, espionage, heroes, heroic mission ...
Time: 1940s
Place: italy, norway, canada, europe, germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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, exciting, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: soldier, battles, military, explosion, war, anti war, wartime life, escapades, survival, against the odds, danger, heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s
Place: germany, europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 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: realistic, suspenseful, rough, serious, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ship, rescue, undercover, submarine, war, heroic mission, against humanity, heroes, escapades, state affairs, secret agents, confined ...
Time: 1940s, year 1942
Place: japan, europe, asia, england, germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
American Soldiers (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: Canada
Duration: 110 min.
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Style: serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Shout at the Devil (1976)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance, War
Country: UK
Duration: 150 min.
Story: During World War One an English adventurer, an American elephant poacher and the latter's attractive young daughter, set out to destroy a German battle-cruiser which is awaiting repairs in an inlet just off Zanzibar. The story is based on a ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 1910s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.7
 565
Freefall (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, South Africa
Duration: 96 min.
Story: New York publisher Dex Dellum sends his fiancée and star photographer Katy Mazur to Swaziland to shoot the taita falcon. There she meets 'highman' (altitude stuntman) Grant Orion, who practices skydiving. After an initial clash, they ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, exciting, tense
Audience: boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Attack Force Z (1981)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: Australia, Taiwan
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Tim Burstall directs then-up-and-comers Mel Gibson and Sam Neill in this action-packed Cannes Film Festival selection about the grim realities of World War II, a gritty drama based on actual events. Sent to rescue survivors from the site of a plane ...
Style: serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: island, soldier, anti war, commando, mission, state affairs, undercover, military life, battles, tough heroes, espionage, danger ...
Time: 1940s, 60s, year 1945
Place: usa, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Human Shield (1991)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The Human Shield is a 1991 film directed by Ted Post. It stars Michael Dudikoff and Tommy Hinkley. It is about a former government agent who must save his diabetic brother from Iraqi abductors.
Style: realistic, rough, suspenseful, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
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Place: iraq, middle east, iran, jordan
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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The Lost Battalion (2001)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA, Luxembourg
Duration: 92 min.
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Style: suspenseful, bleak, rough, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: war, leadership, military life, battles, battle zone, siege, danger, heroic mission, heroes, escapades, survival, polish ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.8
 4K
Titanic (1996)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 173 min.
Story: A story of the romances of two couples upon the doomed ship. Isabella Paradine (Catherine Zeta Jones) is a wealthy woman mourning the loss of her aunt, who reignites a romance with old flame, Wynn Park (Peter Gallagher). Meanwhile, a charming ...
Style: epic, atmospheric, emotional, serious, realistic ...
Plot: ship, titanic, iceberg, survival, adventure, ocean or sea, race against time, danger, cruise, chases and races, forces of nature, heroes ...
Time: 1910s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Iron Eagle II (1988)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, War
Country: Canada, Israel
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Chappy Sinclair is called to gather together a mixed Soviet/U.S. strike force that will perform a surgical strike on a massively defended nuclear missile site in the Middle East. Chappy finds that getting the Soviet and U.S. Pilots to cooperate is ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
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Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: israel, middle east, battleship, russia, iraq
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.6
 73K
U-571 (2000)
Genre: Action, War
Country: France, USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: In the midst of World War II, the battle under the sea rages and the Nazis have the upper hand as the Allies are unable to crack their war codes. However, after a wrecked U-boat sends out an SOS signal, the Allies realise this is their chance to ...
Style: realistic, exciting, suspenseful, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: navy, submarine, german, nazism, military, mission, war, survival, battles, ocean or sea, top secret, race against time ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Raid on Rommel (1971)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
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Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
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Time: year 1943
Place: africa, libya
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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 6.1
 973
Zeppelin (1971)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The outbreak of World War I places Scots officer Geoffrey Richter-Douglas in an uncomfortable position. Although his allegiance is to Britain, his mother was from an aristocratic Bavarian family, and he spent his summers in Germany as a child. When ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, exciting, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: war, undercover, adventurer, chaos and mayhem, heroic mission, state affairs, heroes, adventure, dishonesty, government agency, military life, tough heroes ...
Time: 20th century
Place: scotland, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
In Enemy Hands (2004)
Genre: Drama, Thriller, War, Action
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: At the height of Hitler's infamous U-boat war, the crew of the U.S.S. Swordfish were heading home after months at sea. They never made it. Now prisoners of war aboard U-boat 429, a small group of American survivors will find their loyalties put ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, tense, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: underwater, submarine, holocaust, mutiny, daring rescue, survival, military, rescue, ship, danger, race against time, heroic mission ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.3
 2K
Triple Cross (1966)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: UK, France, West Germany
Duration: 140 min.
Story: A safecracker turns double agent during WWII.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: safecracker, espionage, prison, military, double agent, wartime life, adventure, cons and scams, confined, escapades, heroic mission, war ...
Time: 1940s
Place: europe, england, germany, english channel, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 2.3
 836
USS Seaviper (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Direct to DVD movie: The German U-Boat, U-234, from the Port of Kiel is trading cargo with the Japanese. USS Seaviper must locate and stop this dangerous exchange. The Captain of USS Seaviper must go ashore to conduct reconnaissance on an island ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, survival, rebelliousness, rebellion, weapon system, ocean or sea, danger, isolation, island, race against time, leadership, chases and races ...
Time: 40s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.4
 3K
Tobruk (1967)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In September 1942, the German Afrika Korps under Rommel have successfully pushed the Allies back into Egypt. A counter-attack is planned, for which the fuel dumps at Tobruk are a critical impediment. In order to aid the attack, a group of British ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, tense, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rescue, soldier, desert, survival, undercover, espionage, military life, leadership, against the odds, landing, danger, battles ...
Time: 40s, 1940s, year 1942
Place: libya, africa, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 3.8
 6K
Black Eagle (1988)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: One of the US Air Force's most modern tactical aircrafts, an F-100 with a new laser guidance system, crashes into the sea near Malta - a region where the Soviet forces are highly present, too. The CIA immediately sends out their best secret ...
Style: realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, espionage, chase, undercover, escapades, special agents, adventure, chases and races, heroes, secret agents, island, danger ...
Time: 80s
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Force 10 from Navarone (1978)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Mallory and Miller are back. The survivors of Navarone are sent on a mission along with a unit called Force 10, which is led by Colonel Barnsby. But Force 10 has a mission of their own which the boys know nothing about.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, suspense, stylized ...
Plot: task force, colonel, battle, double agent, military, survival, adventure, war, heroic mission, danger, against the odds, racism ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: england, italy, yugoslavia, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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