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Good Morning, Night (2003)
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Good Morning, Night (2003)
Original name: Buongiorno, notte
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The 1978 kidnapping and murder of Aldo Moro, president of the most important political party in Italy at the time, Democrazia Cristiana, as seen from the perspective of one of his assailants -- a conflicted young woman in the ranks of the Red Brigade.
Style: tense, serious, disturbing, bleak, realistic, suspenseful, sincere
Plot: politics, murder, terrorism, crimes, captivity, political unrest, rebelliousness, revolution, hostages, danger, society, radical, head of state, state affairs, communism, kidnapping, fascism, prime minister, hostage, husband wife relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, confined, deadly, leadership, reform ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1978
Place: italy, europe, rome italy

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful and disturbing films with plots about society, politics, crimes, state affairs, terrorism, danger and fighting the system mostly in Drama, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like Good Morning, Night: October (1994), Patty Hearst (1988), Policeman (2011), The Informant (1997), The Shoes of the Fisherman (1968). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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October (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In October 1970, one group from the Front de Liberation du Quebec kidnapped the British Consul in Montreal. Few days later, a second group did the same with one of the Minister of the Quebec Government. If the first was released, the second was ...
Style: rough, bleak, serious, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: terrorism, murder, kidnapping, good versus evil, rebellion, society, state affairs, crimes, confined, deadly, danger, revolution ...
Time: 70s, year 1970
Place: canada, quebec
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95%
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Patty Hearst (1988)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The true story of a rich girl who was abducted by American revolutionaries in the 1970's. Her time spent with her captors made her question herself and her way of life and she joined forces with the cause that her abductors were fighting for. ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, thought provoking, tense
Plot: kidnapping, terrorism, political corruption, danger, revolution, rescue, crimes, unlikely criminals, rebelliousness, rebellion, journalism, missing person ...
Time: 70s
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53%
 6.2
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Policeman (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Israel, France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A member of an Israeli anti-terrorist unit clashes with a group of young radicals.
Style: disturbing, serious, bleak, biting, realistic
Plot: israeli palestinian conflict, danger, crimes, state affairs, terrorism, fighting the system, swat, social decay, society, rebellion, social differences, rebelliousness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: israel, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.4
 555
The Informant (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: Ireland, USA
Duration: 149 min.
Story: A former Irish Republican Army fighter, Gingy McAnally (Anthony Brophy), is reluctant about being called back into service after serving time in prison. He executes the grisly task but ends up captured by a sympathetic British police lieutenant ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: terrorism, state affairs, danger, dishonesty, fighting the system, political unrest, law enforcement, rebellion, society, ira, introspection, police investigation ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: ireland, europe, northern ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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The Shoes of the Fisherman (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 162 min.
Story: Metropolitan Archbishop Lakota of L'viv, freed after twenty years in the Soviet Gulag, travels to Rome where circumstances conspire to see him elevated to the Papacy. Inspired by the life story of Ukrainian Catholic Cardinal Josyf Slipyj,
Style: tense, epic, serious, realistic
Plot: catholic church, pope, vatican, politics, society, state affairs, revolution, rebelliousness, rebellion, clergy, political unrest, leadership ...
Time: 60s
Place: china, europe, soviet union, asia, russia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.5
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Panther (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Panther is a semi-historic film about the origins of The Black Panther Party for Self-Defense. The movie spans about 3 years (1966-68) of the Black Panther's history in Oakland. Panther also uses historical footage (B/W) to emphasize some ...
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, tense, realistic, serious ...
Plot: black panthers, militant, racism, revolution, politics, interracial relations, fighting the system, dishonesty, law enforcement, political unrest, crimes, life is a bitch ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: vietnam, california, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Terrorist (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young female terrorist goes on a suicide assassination mission, but her resolve to complete it is put to the test.
Style: bleak, tense, psychological, realistic, serious ...
Plot: assassination, terrorism, pregnancy, soldier, politics, jungle, battles, crimes, state affairs, head of state, deadly, coming of age ...
Time: 90s
Place: india, asia, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Just Great (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Godard examines the structure of movies, relationships and revolutions through the life of a couple in Paris.
Style: thought provoking, talky, witty, sincere, clever ...
Plot: revolution, politics, factory, reporter, strike, journalism, media, fighting the system, labor union, working class, workplace, state affairs ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1968, year 1972, 1960s
Place: france, europe, asia, vietnam, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Hands Over the City (1963)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Rod Steiger is ferocious as a scheming land developer in Francesco Rosi’s Hands over the City, a blistering work of social realism and the winner of the 1963 Venice Film Festival Golden Lion. This expose of the politically driven real-estate ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, realistic, serious, clever
Plot: politics, election, investigation, political corruption, crimes, fighting the system, bribery, manipulations, state affairs, dishonesty, lie, corruption ...
Time: 21st century, 40s, 1960s
Place: italy, europe, southern italy, naples italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Investigation of a Citizen Above Suspicion (1970)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A chief of detectives, homicide section, commits a murder and deliberately leaves clues to prove his own responsibility for the crime.
Style: bleak, tense, suspenseful, serious, captivating ...
Plot: politics, murder, police investigation, courtroom drama, crime, legal, deadly, legal investigation, life is a bitch, police detective, protagonist as suspect, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Tragedy of a Ridiculous Man (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 116 min.
Story: The son of the owner of a large Italian cheese factory is kidnapped, but as the factory is on the verge of bankruptcy the owner hatches a plan to use the ransom money as reinvestment in the factory.
Style: suspenseful, tense, realistic, serious, ambiguous ending ...
Plot: kidnapping, terrorism, missing person, confined, crimes, family business, factory, cons and scams, moral dilemma, danger, dishonesty, opera ...
Time: 80s
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
One Hundred Steps (2000)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 114 min.
Story: The story of Peppino Impastato, a political activist who opposed the Mafia in Sicily. One hundred steps was the number of steps it took to get from the Impastato house to the house of the Mafia boss Tano Badalamenti.
Style: captivating, sincere, serious, rough, bleak ...
Plot: radio, assassination, rebelliousness, fighting the system, gangsters, crimes, idealism, dishonesty, society, rebellion, communism, family relations ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: sicily, italy, europe, sicily italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Germany in Autumn (1978)
Genre: Documentary, Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Germany in Autumn does not have a plot per se; it mixes documentary footage, along with standard movie scenes, to give the audience the mood of Germany during the late 1970s. The movie covers the two month time period during 1977 when a businessman ...
Style: bleak, rough, serious, realistic, disturbing ...
Plot: society, terrorism, kidnapping, danger, politics, gays and lesbians, state affairs, confined, deadly, political unrest, leadership, terror ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: germany, west germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Horses of God (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium, Tunisia, Morocco
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The film follows two brothers over the course of a decade. While they begin as kids in search of thrills in the sprawling slums of Morocco’s Sidi Moumen, we witness their gradual, and ultimately shocking, radicalisation.
Style: rough, serious, bleak, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: terrorism, radical, society, danger, drug dealer, poverty, september 11 2001, muslim, terrorist bombing, radicalism, restaurant, bomb ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1990s, 2000s
Place: morocco
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Judgement in Berlin (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: American judge in Germany must decide if the hijacking of an East German plane into West Berlin was justified.
Style: realistic, serious, suspense, touching, sincere
Plot: politics, hijacking, terrorism, legal action, legal, courtroom drama, fighting the system, deadly, culture clash, danger, crimes, save the day ...
Time: 70s
Place: germany, europe, berlin germany, east germany, east berlin east germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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The Conformist (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France, West Germany
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A weak-willed Italian man becomes a fascist flunky who goes abroad to arrange the assassination of his old teacher, now a political dissident.
Style: sexual, bleak, atmospheric, stylized, surreal ...
Plot: fascism, assassination, exile, politics, honeymoon, assassin, introspection, treason, haunted by the past, estrangement, repression, train ride ...
Time: 30s, 20th century, 40s, 1930s, 1940s
Place: italy, france, europe, rome italy, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The War Within (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A Pakistani involved in a planned attack in New York City experiences a crisis of conscience.
Style: realistic, disturbing, tense, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: terrorism, false accusation, vengeance, rivalry, danger, couples, government agency, society, introspection, radical, injustice, politics ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, europe, france, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Second Time (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Professor Alberto Sajevo sees a woman walking in downtown Turin and starts following her for days; he finally meets her and they start talking, but they both give fake names. She is not the common secretary she pretends to be, but ex-terrorist Lisa ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, psychological
Plot: terrorism, stalking, mind game, hidden identity, crimes, communism, brother sister relationship, shot in the head, river, jail, turin italy, university
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Boxed (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Ireland
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The thriller Boxed addresses the little-known fact that the Irish Republican Army would bring in sympathetic priests to administer last rites to those they were about to execute. The film analyzes the fallout that occurs when one of these priests ha ...
Style: disturbing, rough, serious, thought provoking, suspenseful ...
Plot: curses spells and rituals, confined, hostages, dedicated lawyer, state affairs, legal action, heroes, crimes, social decay, deadly, fighting the system, whistleblower ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
71 Fragments of a Chronology of Chance (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: Austria, Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: 71 scenes revolving around multiple Viennese residents who are by chance involved with a senseless gun slaughter on Christmas Eve.
Style: disturbing, serious, thought provoking, sincere, tense ...
Plot: murder, teen suicide, misfit, crimes, social misfits, immigrants, breaking point, down on your luck, refugees, homeless, society, urban ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: austria, lebanon, bosnia, europe, somalia ...
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38%
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September 11 (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, France, Egypt, Japan, Mexico, USA, Iran
Duration: 134 min.
Story: 11 directors show their view on the terrorist attacks on the world trade center in New York.
Style: disturbing, emotional, serious, bleak, suspense ...
Plot: terrorism, politics, state affairs, danger, september 11 2001, war on terror, skyscraper, deadly, innocence lost, love affair, life is a bitch, injustice ...
Time: 2000s
Place: usa, iran, middle east, europe, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Woyzeck (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Having fathered an illegitimate child with his lover, Marie, feckless soldier Franz Woyzeck takes odd jobs around his small town to provide some extra money for them. One of them is volunteering for experiments conducted by a local doctor, who puts ...
Style: bleak, disturbing, atmospheric, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: murder, military, soldier, obsession, deadly, fighting the system, military life, love affair, crimes, unlikely criminals, infidelity, society ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 1920s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Marianne & Juliane (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Germany, 1968: The priest's daughters Marianna and Juliane both fight for changes in society, like making abortion legal. However their means are totally different: while Juliane's committed as a reporter, her sister joins a terroristic ...
Style: realistic, disturbing, emotional, serious
Plot: politics, feminism, terrorism, rebelliousness, radical, gang, atrocity, siblings relations, chaos and mayhem, state affairs, family relations, journalism ...
Time: 70s
Place: germany, europe, west germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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The Taking of Flight 847: The Uli Derickson Story (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: This made-for-television film documents the takeover of the TWA airliner in flight from Athens to Rome in 1985. The focus is on the flight attendant, Uli Derickson, whose courage and hope helped save all but one of the passengers on the plane. The ...
Style: disturbing, realistic, serious, bleak, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hijacking, terrorism, airplane, heroes, save the day, crimes, hostages, chases and races, confined, leadership, deadly, danger ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Nothing Personal (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Ireland
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A raw depiction of the Belfast 'troubles' as savage tribal warfare. Set shortly after the 1975 cease fire, the film focuses on the tribulations of Kenny, Protestant leader of a group of Shankill Road Loyalists, and his one-time friend ...
Style: realistic, bleak, rough, serious, tense
Plot: rebellion, injustice, ira, courtroom drama, uncover truth, state affairs, society, politics, social decay, fighting the system, political unrest, deadly ...
Time: 70s
Place: ireland, europe, england, northern ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Bridges of Sarajevo (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Switzerland, Italy, Portugal, Bulgaria, Germany
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Thirteen European directors explore the theme of Sarajevo; what this city has represented in European history over the past hundred years, and what Sarajevo stands for today in Europe. These eminent filmmakers of different generations and origins ...
Style: bleak, serious, disturbing, realistic, thought provoking
Plot: haunted by the past, politics, state affairs, life is a bitch, wartime life, anti war, society, political unrest
Time: 20th century
Place: bosnia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Slap the Monster on Page One (1972)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: 1972, Milano. We are just a few days before the general elections. The daughter of a well-known professor is found dead. Mr Bizanti editor in chief of newspaper "Il Giornale", in agreement with its owner Mr. Montelli, decides to charge of ...
Style: disturbing, realistic, serious, suspenseful, thought provoking ...
Plot: journalism, politics, murder, society, rebellion, who done it, state affairs, manipulations, crimes, false accusation, legal, frame up ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 60s
Place: italy, milan italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Lulu the Tool (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A conscientious factory worker gets his finger cut off by a machine. The accident causes him to become more involved in political and revolutionary groups.
Style: realistic, sincere, emotional, serious
Plot: factory, factory worker, working class, labor union, fighting the system, rebellion, boss and employee, power relations, rebelliousness, social differences, workplace situations, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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The Nanny (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Rome, early 20th century: a wealthy psychiatrist, who runs an asylum for women and lacks imagination in his practice, must find a wet nurse for his infant when his wife panics after childbirth. He brings a peasant, Annette, to Rome, forcing her to ...
Style: realistic, touching, sincere, psychological, serious
Plot: nanny, dysfunctional family, master and servant, crumbling marriage, down on your luck, family in crisis, love and romance, parents and children, unfulfillment, babies and infants, midlife crisis, single parent ...
Time: 20th century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.0
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Captive (2012)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Philippines, Germany, UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A dozen foreigners are kidnapped by a terrorist group in the Philippines.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, tense, based on true events, serious
Plot: kidnapping, terrorism, captivity, crimes, danger, rescue, hostage, military, muslim, religion, murder, journalist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: the philippines, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%