Movies like The Bunker 1981

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The Bunker (1981)
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The Bunker (1981)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: France, USA
Duration: 148 min.
Story: Dramatization depicting the events surrounding Adolf Hitler's last weeks in and around his underground bunker in Berlin before and during the battle for the city.
Style: bleak, realistic, psychological, serious, captivating, disturbing, suspenseful, rough, suspense
Plot: nazi germany, against humanity, adolf hitler, confined, life is a bitch, wartime life, downfall, confinement indoors, state affairs, totalitarianism, human nature, introspection, world war two, suicide, bunker, siege, isolation, dog, nazi, violence, military, doll, soldier, mistress, third reich ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 40s, year 1945
Place: germany, europe, berlin germany

Most similar movies to The Bunker

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, bleak and disturbing films with plots about war, world war two, wartime life, life is a bitch, against humanity, confined and society mostly in Drama, War and History genres. Some movies like The Bunker: Downfall (2004), Hitler: The Last Ten Days (1973), The Sun (2005), Uprising (2001), The Empty Mirror (1996). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Downfall (2004)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Germany, Austria, Italy
Duration: 156 min.
Story: In April of 1945, Germany stands at the brink of defeat with the Russian Army closing in from the east and the Allied Expeditionary Force attacking from the west. In Berlin, capital of the Third Reich, Adolf Hitler proclaims that Germany will still ...
Style: national socialism, bleak, realistic, disturbing, psychological ...
Plot: nazism, confined, suicide, war, execution, loyalty, siege, secretary, war crime, army, birthday, paranoia ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s, year 1945, year 1942
Place: germany, europe, berlin germany, munich germany, bavaria ...
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Hitler: The Last Ten Days (1973)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: UK, Italy
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Hitler: The Last Ten Days takes us into the depths of der Furher’s Berlin bunker during his final days. Based on the book by Gerhard Boldt, it provides a bleak look at the goings-on within, and without.
Style: serious, bleak, disturbing, captivating, realistic
Plot: megalomaniac, suicide, bunker, head of state, society, wartime life, life is a bitch, state affairs, war, downfall, couples, disgruntled ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, year 1945, 1940s
Place: germany, europe, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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The Sun (2005)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Russia, Italy, Switzerland, France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The Sun (Russian: Сóлнце, Solntse) is a 2005 Russian biographical film depicting Japanese Emperor Shōwa (Hirohito) during the final days of World War II. The film is the third drama in director Aleksandr Sokurov's trilogy, which included ...
Style: serious, disturbing, realistic, captivating, thought provoking
Plot: emperor, wartime life, state affairs, war, totalitarianism, society, politics, leadership, head of state, military, downfall, defeat ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, year 1945, 1940s
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Uprising (2001)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 177 min.
Story: Jews rise up in the Warsaw Ghetto against the Nazis in 1943.
Style: realistic, captivating, tense, uplifting, bleak ...
Plot: holocaust, ghetto, deportation, anti semitism, politics, political unrest, military life, human spirit, heroic mission, heroes, wartime life, anti heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s, year 1943
Place: poland, europe, warsaw poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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The Empty Mirror (1996)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Adolf Hitler faces himself and must come to terms with his infamous career in an imaginary post-war subterranean bunker where he reviews historical films, dictates his memoirs and encounters Eva Braun, Josef Goebbels, Hermann Göring and Sigmund ...
Style: surreal, emotional, serious, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: anti semitism, obsession, genocide, holocaust, transvestism, hopes, against humanity, state affairs, war, heroes, life is a bitch, wartime life ...
Place: europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Massacre in Rome (1973)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In the Nazi occupied city of Rome, an assault on an SS brigade draws retaliation from the military governship. "Massacre in Rome" is the true story of how this partisan attack led to the mass execution of Italian nationals under the orders ...
Style: realistic, bleak, serious, rough, disturbing ...
Plot: nazi occupation, partisan, ss, deadly, military life, war, hostages, state affairs, escapades, against humanity, hopes, heroes ...
Time: 40s, 20th century
Place: italy, europe, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Conspiracy (2001)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The historical recreation of the 1942 Wannsee Conference, in which Nazi and SS leaders gathered in a Berlin suburb to discuss the "Final Solution to the Jewish Question". Lead by SS-General Reinhard Heydrich, this group of high ranking ...
Style: bleak, disturbing, factual, intense, atmospheric ...
Plot: holocaust, genocide, racism, anti semitism, politics, state affairs, wartime life, human spirit, leadership, soldier, against humanity, conspiracy ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, 1940s, 1930s
Place: germany, berlin germany, europe, poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Escape from Sobibor (1987)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: UK, Yugoslavia
Duration: 143 min.
Story: During WWII, the death camp at Treblinka had an escape, causing the Commandant at a similar camp in Sobibor to vow (actually threaten) that his camp would never experience the same thing. But those who were its captives, the Jewish laborers that had ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, tense, serious, rough ...
Plot: concentration camp, captivity, genocide, violence, brutality, against humanity, pow, holocaust, danger, confined, hopes, rebelliousness ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: poland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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 7.0
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The Round Up (2010)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: France, Germany, Hungary
Duration: 115 min.
Story: 1942. Joseph is eleven. And this June morning, he must go to school, a yellow star sown on his chest. He receives the support of a goods dealer. The mockery of a baker. Between kindness and contempt, Jo, his Jewish friends, their families, learn of ...
Style: emotional, disturbing, thought provoking, serious, bleak ...
Plot: holocaust, nazism, concentration camp, injustice, genocide, against humanity, confined, wartime life, family in danger, danger, anti semitism, survival ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, year 1942, 1940s
Place: france, europe, paris france, vichy, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.2
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Texas '46 (2002)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Based on a true story its the untold story of Italian World War II POW"S in Jan 1946. Luca Zingaretti stars as one of over 50,000 Italian Prisoners of War detained at POW camps in the U.S. Roy Schneider stars as Colonel Gartner, the Commander ...
Style: realistic, rough, bleak, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: fascism, wartime life, confined, war, soldier, military, danger, isolation, genocide, prison, holocaust, heroes ...
Time: 40s, 1940s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Hitler's S.S.: Portrait in Evil (1985)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: The two-part TV movie Hitler's SS: Portrait in Evil crystallizes that evil by concentrating on two Berlin brothers. In 1931, Helmut Hoffman (Bill Nighy) a brilliant student and self-styled opportunist, joins Hitler's SS. At the same time, ...
Style: disturbing, realistic, captivating, serious, bleak ...
Plot: against humanity, siblings relations, war, life is a bitch, wartime life, uncover truth, state affairs, politics, moral dilemma, cabaret, society, rise and fall ...
Time: 30s, 40s, 1930s, 1940s
Place: europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Edelweiss Pirates (2004)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Germany, Switzerland, Netherlands, Luxembourg
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Im Kölner Stadtteil Ehrenfeld lebt eine Gruppe von Arbeiterkindern kurz vor Ende des Zweiten Weltkriegs ihren ganz eigenen Alltag. Die selbsternannten „Edelweißpiraten“ träumen von einer gerechten Welt und sehnen sich nach der unbeschwerten ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, captivating, tense, bleak ...
Plot: resistance, against humanity, siblings relations, life is a bitch, escapades, wartime life, heroes, confined, young heroes, idealism, family relations, urban ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, year 1944
Place: europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Attic: The Hiding of Anne Frank (1988)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: During the Nazi occupation of Amsterdam, Otto Frank decides to hide his family, who are Jewish, after his daughter Margot is called to appear for transport to a Nazi labour camp. Miep Gies, Otto Frank's office assistant hides them in the attic ...
Style: bleak, serious, disturbing, realistic, thought provoking
Plot: holocaust, anti semitism, anti heroes, hopes, wartime life, heroes, life is a bitch, society, injustice, racism, human spirit, family life ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 40s
Place: europe, holland, amsterdam
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Mein Führer: The Truly Truest Truth About Adolf Hitler (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Hitler no longer believes in himself, and can barely see himself as an equal to even his sheep dog. But to seize the helm of the war he would have to create one of his famous fiery speeches to mobilize the masses. Goebbels therefore brings a Jewish ...
Style: dark humor, realistic, suspenseful, disturbing, suspense ...
Plot: farce, nazi germany, assassination attempt, war, head of state, politics, hitler, political conspiracy, downfall, wartime life, state affairs, world war two ...
Time: 40s, 1940s
Place: germany, europe, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Camp de Thiaroye (1988)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Senegal, Algeria, Tunisia
Duration: 150 min.
Story: A historical drama based on the Thiaroye transit camp massacre, Camp de Thiaroye dismantles the myth of colonial assimilation to expose ingrained social and cultural mechanisms of racism, exploitation, and privilege. In 1944, the French army ...
Style: disturbing, bleak, serious, realistic, thought provoking
Plot: racism, soldier, interracial relations, society, injustice, military, culture clash, against humanity, life is a bitch, state affairs, confined, wartime life ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, 1940s
Place: africa, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Is Paris Burning? (1966)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: France, USA
Duration: 175 min.
Story: The title is Adolf Hitler's question to his chief of staff Alfred Jodl on the eve of the liberation of Paris (August 25): the military governor of Paris, General Dietrich von Choltitz, had been ordered to destroy Paris rather than let it fall ...
Style: emotional, serious, captivating, harsh, factual ...
Plot: holocaust, moral dilemma, rescue, against the odds, wartime life, totalitarianism, resistance, heroic mission, anti heroes, survival, insubordination, danger ...
Time: 40s, 1940s, year 1944
Place: france, europe, paris france, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Last 4 Days (1974)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 109 min.
Story: The true story of the greatest manhunt of the century!
Style: bleak, serious, realistic, thought provoking, captivating ...
Plot: fascism, rise and fall, society, head of state, wartime life, state affairs, war, heroes, life is a bitch, against humanity, military, rivalry ...
Time: 40s, year 1945, 1940s, 20th century
Place: alps, italy, milan italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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 338
Pastorale 1943 (1978)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 125 min.
Story: In a Dutch village during the German occupation, a small group of badly organized resistance fighters attempt to assassinate a collaborator.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, factual, rough, disturbing ...
Plot: life is a bitch, social relations, human nature, rebelliousness, resistance, execution, world war two, robbery, torture, nazi occupation, deadly, assassination attempt ...
Time: 20th century, 40s
Place: holland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Hiroshima: Out of the Ashes (1990)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The movie follows the perspective of several characters (such as Japanese victims, soldiers, American prisoners of war and others) and how they lived or tried to survive the effects felt during the aftermath of the Atomic Bomb dropping by the Enola ...
Style: realistic, captivating, gloomy, disturbing, emotional ...
Plot: nuclear holocaust, military, danger, terminal illness, battles, wartime life, down on your luck, life is a bitch, state affairs, against humanity, war, confined ...
Time: 40s, 1940s
Place: japan, asia, usa, hiroshima japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Men Behind the Sun 4 (1995)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Black Sun: The Nanking Massacre, also called Men Behind the Sun 4, is a 1994 Hong Kong film directed by Mou Tun Fei and is in many ways considered to be a follow up to the 1987 shockumentary film, Men Behind the Sun. The movie depicts the events ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, rough, serious, bleak ...
Plot: genocide, bayonet, gore, massacre, rape, against humanity, captivity, society, chaos, racism, power relations, battles ...
Time: 30s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: china, asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Germany Pale Mother (1980)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: West Germany
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Germany 1939. Hans and Lene marry the day before the war breaks out, and Hans is sent to the Eastern front. During a bombing raid their daughter Anna is born. The house is destroyed and Lene and Anna moves in with relatives in Berlin. Hans survives ...
Style: gloomy, disturbing, realistic, bleak, serious ...
Plot: soldier, life turned upside down, family relations, family life, couples, family in crisis, life is a bitch, parents and children, war, couple relations, wartime life, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: 30s, 40s, 1940s, year 1939
Place: germany, europe, west germany, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.0
 15K
Katyn (2007)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Poland
Duration: 122 min.
Story: An examination of the Soviet slaughter of thousands of Polish officers and citizens in the Katyn forest in 1940.
Style: realistic, bleak, serious, disturbing, tragic ending ...
Plot: massacre, war crime, nazism, russian, german, war, survival, christmas, occupation, pow, anti war, polish ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, year 1940, 1940s
Place: poland, russia, europe, germany, east germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Hitler: The Rise of Evil (2003)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 179 min.
Story: A unique slant, profiling the life of Adolf Hitler as a child and his rise through the ranks of the National German Workers' Party prior to World War II.
Style: serious, bleak, realistic, disturbing, factual ...
Plot: against humanity, fascism, hitler, dictatorship, racism, historical character, life is a bitch, rise to the top, politics, newspaper, head of state, state affairs ...
Time: 20s, 20th century, 30s, 1930s, 1920s ...
Place: germany, europe, austria
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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The Gustloff (2008)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Germany
Duration: 188 min.
Story: Joseph Vilsmaier Two-part TV movie focuses on the tragic events surrounding the sinking of the Wilhelm Gustloff, a German passenger ship, at the end of World War II. On 30 January 1945, Captain Hellmuth Kehding was in charge of the ship, evacuating ...
Style: exciting, captivating, suspenseful, realistic, bleak ...
Plot: ship, torpedo, escapades, evacuation, chaos and mayhem, wartime life, confined, ocean or sea, soldier, military, danger, downfall ...
Time: 40s, 20th century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Last Train (2006)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Germany, Czech Republic
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A group of people are imprisoned in a rail car bound from Berlin to a concentration camp in 1945.
Style: disturbing, serious, bleak, realistic, captivating
Plot: holocaust, nazism, train ride, anti semitism, concentration camp, train, pow, danger, life is a bitch, confined, war, against humanity ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, year 1943, 1940s
Place: europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Battle on the River Neretva (1969)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Yugoslavia, Italy, West Germany, USA
Duration: 175 min.
Story: In January 1943 the German army, afraid of an Allied invasion of the Balkans, launched a great offensive against Yugoslav Partisans in Western Bosnia. The only way out for the Partisan forces and thousands of refugees was the bridge on the river ...
Style: epic, captivating, exciting, rough, serious ...
Plot: escapades, heroes, adventure, state affairs, wartime life, war, life is a bitch, against humanity, against the odds, politics, military, rivalry ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, year 1943
Place: former yugoslavia, europe, yugoslavia, bosnia
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 7.0
 10K
The Grey Zone (2001)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A Nazi doctor, along with the Sonderkomando Jews – who are forced to work in the crematoria of Auschwitz against their fellow-Jews – find themselves in a moral grey zone.
Style: serious, factual, depressing, harsh, compassionate ...
Plot: holocaust, concentration camp, survival, nazi, redemption, smuggling, against humanity, human spirit, moral dilemma, rebelliousness, pow, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, year 1944, 1940s
Place: europe, poland, germany, budapest hungary, israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.5
 3K
Olga (2004)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Brazil
Duration: 141 min.
Story: Based upon the true story of Olga Benário, the German-born wife of Brazilian communist leader Luís Carlos Prestes. During the dictatorship of Getúlio Vargas (1930-1945) she was arrested and sent to Nazi Germany, where she was put to death in a ...
Style: captivating, serious, emotional, bleak, realistic
Plot: prison life, concentration camp, love and romance, confined, fugitives, war, romance, against humanity, couple relations, fall in love, state affairs, love affair ...
Time: 40s, 20th century
Place: germany, europe, brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Hell Is for Heroes (1962)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: World War II drama where the action centers around a single maneuver by a squad of GIs in retaliation against the force of the German Siegfried line. Reese joins a group of weary GIs unexpectedly ordered back into the line when on their way to a ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, exciting, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: military, u.s. army, soldier, infantry, war, heroic mission, battles, rebellion, military life, nazi germany, anti war, fighting the system ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, year 1944, 1940s
Place: germany, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.7
 301
Spring of Life (2000)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The film, 'The Spring Of Life', brings to light a little-known operation of the Nazi SS, started just before the outbreak of World War II. Through the careful selection and re-education of young women, it was the Nazi's mad dream to ...
Style: disturbing, realistic, serious, bleak, rough
Plot: holocaust, anti semitism, breeding, war, wartime life, against humanity, life is a bitch, society, genocide, sanitarium, nazi germany, ss ...
Time: 1940s
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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