Movies like The Bunker 1981

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The Bunker (1981)
 6.9
 2K
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, contemplative
Plot: nazi germany, against humanity, adolf hitler, confined, life is a bitch, wartime life, downfall, state affairs, confinement indoors, totalitarianism, human nature, introspection, world war two, suicide, bunker, hitler, siege, strong violent content, isolation, surrender, character on the edge, dog, nazi, violence, military ...
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 captivating films with plots about war, wartime life, world war two, life is a bitch, against humanity, state affairs and society mostly in Drama, War and History genres. Some movies like The Bunker: Downfall (2004), Valkyrie (2008), Hitler: The Rise of Evil (2003), Uprising (2001), The Empty Mirror (1996). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 318K
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, disturbing, psychological, thought provoking ...
Plot: hitler, war, third reich, nazism, confined, adolf hitler, suicide, paranoia, war crime, traitor, loyalty, marriage ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 40s, year 1942, year 1945
Place: germany, europe, frankfurt germany, berlin germany, prague czechoslovakia ...
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100%
 7.1
 221K
Valkyrie (2008)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller, War
Country: USA, Germany, Italy, Spain, France, Japan
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Wounded in Africa during World War II, Nazi Col. Claus von Stauffenberg returns to his native Germany and joins the Resistance in a daring plan to create a shadow government and assassinate Adolf Hitler. When events unfold so that he becomes a ...
Style: tense, factual, bad ending, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: nazism, resistance, deception, war, world war two, bomb, treason, assassination attempt, betrayal, courage, nazi germany, plan gone awry ...
Time: year 1944, 40s, 20th century, 1940s, year 1943
Place: germany, europe, berlin germany, normandy, bavaria ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, realistic, bleak, disturbing, factual ...
Plot: hitler, against humanity, fascism, dictatorship, racism, historical character, nazism, rise to the top, politics, life is a bitch, newspaper, head of state ...
Time: 20th century, 20s, 30s, 1920s, 1910s ...
Place: germany, europe, austria
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.2
 4K
Uprising (2001)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 177 min.
Story: Jews rise up in the Warsaw Ghetto against the Nazis in 1943.
Style: uplifting, captivating, serious, rough, realistic ...
Plot: holocaust, anti semitism, human spirit, life is a bitch, wartime life, survival, ghetto, society, danger, against humanity, political unrest, genocide ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, 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: captivating, emotional, thought provoking, sincere, talky ...
Plot: anti semitism, holocaust, genocide, obsession, idealism, society, transvestism, hopes, head of state, confined, war, against humanity ...
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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: thought provoking, bleak, captivating, realistic, disturbing ...
Plot: ss, nazi occupation, partisan, introspection, genocide, wartime life, survival, church, confined, hopes, state affairs, against humanity ...
Time: 20th century, 40s
Place: italy, europe, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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, captivating, bleak, disturbing, realistic ...
Plot: megalomaniac, bunker, suicide, wartime life, couple relations, life turned upside down, losing-it hero, head of state, war, against humanity, disgruntled, military ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s, year 1945
Place: germany, europe, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
17%
 7.7
 18K
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, anti semitism, racism, politics, human spirit, state affairs, wartime life, leadership, soldier, against humanity, conspiracy ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, 1940s, 1930s
Place: germany, berlin germany, europe, poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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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, captivating, suspenseful, tense, bleak ...
Plot: resistance, wartime life, young heroes, human spirit, rebellion, captivity, rebelliousness, idealism, against humanity, life is a bitch, confined, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s, year 1944
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 7.1
 8K
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: disturbing, thought provoking, emotional, bleak, serious ...
Plot: holocaust, nazism, concentration camp, genocide, injustice, against humanity, confined, survival, wartime life, anti semitism, danger, family in danger ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, year 1942, 1940s
Place: france, europe, germany, paris france, vichy
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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, corporal punishment, world war two, pow, holocaust, military, hopes ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: poland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.2
 191
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: rough, disturbing, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: fascism, military, military life, prison life, genocide, captivity, danger, isolation, wartime life, confined, prison, society ...
Time: 40s, 1940s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.8
 3K
In the Fog (2012)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Germany, Netherlands, Belarus, Russia, Latvia
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Western frontiers of the USSR, 1942. The region is under German occupation. A man is wrongly accused of collaboration. Desperate to save his dignity, he faces an impossible moral choice.
Style: realistic, bleak, serious, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: false accusation, nazi occupation, moral dilemma, wartime life, survival, danger, human nature, life is a bitch, world war two, collaboration, resistance fighter, war ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 40s, year 1942
Place: russia, ussr
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 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: realistic, emotional, captivating, serious, contemplative ...
Plot: prison life, concentration camp, wartime life, life is a bitch, rebellion, confined, against humanity, romance, love affair, war, society, revolution ...
Time: 20th century, 40s
Place: germany, europe, brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Scarlet and the Black (1983)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: USA, UK, Italy
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Fr. Hugh O'Flaherty is a Vatican official in 1943-45 who has been hiding downed pilots, escaped prisoners of war, and Italian resistance families. His diplomatic status in a Catholic country prevents Colonel Kappler from openly arresting him, ...
Style: realistic, serious, tense, suspenseful, factual ...
Plot: soldier, vatican, fighting the system, uninhibited rivalry, clergy, military, human spirit, politics, hopes, survival, nazi, world war two ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 1930s
Place: europe, italy, germany, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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: disturbing, realistic, thought provoking, bleak, serious
Plot: holocaust, anti semitism, life is a bitch, human spirit, hopes, heroes, racism, attic, war, confined, anti heroes, against humanity ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 30s
Place: holland, europe, amsterdam
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.3
 279
Company K (2004)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Based on the popular World War I novel by author William March, director Robert Clem's COMPANY K follows a veteran of the first great conflict as he finishes a book about his wartime experiences and reflects on how a man's true character ...
Style: serious, psychological, captivating, disturbing, epic ...
Plot: anti war, veteran, wartime life, prison life, gory, military life, politics, haunted by the past, soldier, military, life is a bitch, war ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, year 1917
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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, against the odds, totalitarianism, rescue, wartime life, resistance, survival, heroic mission, danger, insubordination, anti heroes ...
Time: 40s, 1940s, year 1944
Place: france, europe, warsaw poland, arc de triomphe paris, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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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, bleak, serious ...
Plot: politics, cabaret, coming of age, society, rise and fall, moral dilemma, battles, wartime life, against humanity, life is a bitch, political unrest, state affairs ...
Time: 40s, 30s, 1930s, 1940s
Place: europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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, realistic, bleak, serious, captivating
Plot: holocaust, anti semitism, nazism, danger, life is a bitch, pow, confined, war, concentration camp, brutality, train ride, train ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, year 1943, 1940s
Place: europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 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: bleak, disturbing, serious, factual, depressing ...
Plot: holocaust, survival, concentration camp, nazi, redemption, smuggling, human spirit, against humanity, anti semitism, danger, moral dilemma, pow ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s, year 1944
Place: europe, poland, germany, budapest hungary, israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.3
 3K
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: thought provoking, disturbing, serious, captivating, realistic
Plot: emperor, politics, wartime life, leadership, military, war, head of state, state affairs, totalitarianism, society, downfall, defeat ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, 1940s, year 1945
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Downfall of Berlin: Anonyma (2008)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Germany, Poland
Duration: 131 min.
Story: A nameless woman keeps a diary as the Russians invade Berlin in the spring of 1945. She is in her early 30s, a patriotic journalist with international credentials; her husband, Gerd, a writer, is an officer at the Russian front. She speaks Russian ...
Style: bleak, serious, disturbing, realistic
Plot: war crime, war, sexual relations, rape, sexual abuse, political unrest, injustice, strong sexual content, soldier, danger, diary, couples ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s, year 1945
Place: germany, europe, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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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, disturbing, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: farce, nazi germany, assassination attempt, politics, war, head of state, hitler, downfall, political conspiracy, wartime life, state affairs, world war two ...
Time: 40s, 1940s
Place: germany, europe, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Operation Valkyrie (2004)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Germany, Austria, Italy
Duration: 131 min.
Story: In 1944, a group of high command officers plot an attempt against Hitler, and one of the leaders of the conspiracy, Stauffenberg (Sebastian Koch), goes to a meeting with the Fuhrer in charge of exploding the place. However, Hitler survives and the ...
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, national socialism
Plot: idealism, assassination attempt, wartime life, military, leadership, rebellion, rebelliousness, state affairs, against humanity, danger, military hospital, war ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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: controversial, realistic, disturbing, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: genocide, gore, massacre, rape, bayonet, human spirit, confined, state affairs, isolation, danger, military, soldier ...
Time: 30s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: china, japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Beyond the Front Line (2004)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Finland
Duration: 127 min.
Story: A movie based on real wartime diaries tells the story of the Swedish speaking Finns' infantry regiment 61. The story follows the regiment during the Continuation War from 1942 to 1944 and from Syväri to the Karelian Isthmus where they faced ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, tense
Plot: military, wartime life, against humanity, state affairs, politics, soldier, heroic mission, battles, chaos and mayhem, war, infantrymen, heroes ...
Time: 40s
Place: finland, russia, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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: serious, bleak, captivating, thought provoking, disturbing ...
Plot: fascism, life is a bitch, war, head of state, heroes, state affairs, against humanity, society, rise and fall, wartime life, military, rivalry ...
Time: 40s, year 1945, 1940s, 20th century
Place: milan italy, italy, alps
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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: realistic, disturbing, thought provoking, bleak, serious
Plot: racism, soldier, military, culture clash, war, state affairs, confined, life is a bitch, against humanity, injustice, society, interracial relations ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: africa, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Fall of the Innocent (2011)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia
Duration: 126 min.
Story: With the Nazi takeover of Europe underway, the Reich Protector Reinhard Heydrich arrives in Prague and his underlings begin enforcing his authority in the towns and villages across the occupied country. In Lidice, the film's main protagonist, ...
Style: realistic, disturbing, serious, emotional, bleak
Plot: holocaust, mass murder, nazi occupation, heroic mission, wartime life, life is a bitch, genocide, haunted by the past, social relations, war, against humanity, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 40s, year 1942
Place: czechoslovakia, czech republic
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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