Movies like Chernobyl: The Final Warning

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Chernobyl: The Final Warning (1991)
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Chernobyl: The Final Warning (1991)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA, UK, Soviet Union
Duration: 95 min.
Story: True story about the tragic nuclear power plant accident in Chernobyl.
Style: medical drama
Plot: nuclear power plant, firefighter, radiation, japanese man, reporter, female doctor, nuclear, death of husband, death of brother, radiation sickness, husband wife relationship, pregnant wife, culture clash, government coverup, colleague colleague relationship, art dealer, old couple, american abroad, press conference, catastrophe
Time: year 1986
Place: ussr, california

Most similar movies to Chernobyl: The Final Warning

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, captivating and thought provoking films with plots about catastrophe, society, politics, death, life is a bitch, danger and husband wife relationship mostly in Drama, History and Thriller genres. Some movies like Chernobyl: The Final Warning: Chernobyl (2019), Collapse (1990), Inherit the Wind (1988), Chernobyl. Abyss (2020), Rosewood (1997). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Chernobyl (2019)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 330 min.
Story: A dramatization of the true story of one of the worst man-made catastrophes in history, the catastrophic nuclear accident at Chernobyl. A tale of the brave men and women who sacrificed to save Europe from unimaginable disaster.
Style: based on true events, thought provoking, atmospheric, dark, heartbreaking ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: radiation, radiation poisoning, nuclear holocaust, nuclear threat, nuclear explosion, nuclear power plant, nuclear reactor, scientist, save the day, post nuclear, salvation, rescue mission ...
Time: year 1986, 80s, 20th century
Place: ukraine, ussr, soviet union, chernobyl, russia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.7
 193
Collapse (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Soviet Union
Duration: 103 min.
Story: 1986, Chernobyl disaster. Couples, friends, and a risk-taking journalist are woven into the larger framework of the disaster. Panic follows.
Plot: explosion, tragedy, evacuation, radioactivity, environmental issue, contamination, nuclear power plant, catastrophe, power plant, radiation, nuclear, radiation sickness ...
Time: 80s, year 1986
Place: ukraine
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Inherit the Wind (1988)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Based on a real-life case in 1925, two great lawyers argue the case for and against a science teacher accused of the crime of teaching evolution.
Style: captivating, talky, thought provoking, contemplative, serious ...
Plot: courtroom, evolution, social relations, religions or cults, dedicated lawyer, rivalry, society, courtroom drama, small town life, idealism, small town, legal ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 20s
Place: tennessee, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Chernobyl. Abyss (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Story: The film tells about the firefighter, heroically eliminating the consequences of the tragedy at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant.
Style: rough, sad, depressing, disaster movie, bleak ...
Plot: firefighter, radiation, nuclear power plant, disaster film, deadly, firefighting, accident, evacuation, death, radiation poisoning, communism, rescue mission ...
Time: 20th century, year 1986
Place: soviet union, chernobyl, ussr
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Rosewood (1997)
Genre: Action, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Spurred by a white woman's lie, vigilantes destroy a black Florida town and slay inhabitants in 1923.
Style: rough, disturbing, captivating, thought provoking, biting ...
Plot: small town, racism, murder, massacre, hanging, false accusation, politics, interracial relations, small town life, profanity, society, danger ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 20s
Place: florida, usa, california, south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.8
 2K
Longitude (2000)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 250 min.
Story: Parallel stories: 18th century Harrison builds the marine chronometer for safe navigation at sea; 20th century Gould is obsessed with restoring it.
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, sincere, suspenseful ...
Plot: inventor, sea, military life, against the odds, adventure, ocean or sea, sea disaster, danger, escapades, british navy, father son relationship, obsession ...
Time: 18th century, 1920s, 20th century, 20s, 1700s
Place: jamaica, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Challenger Disaster (2013)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Factual drama exploring the truth behind the space shuttle Challenger's 1986 explosion.
Style: captivating, sincere, realistic, serious, contemplative ...
Plot: investigation, nasa, uncover truth, mission gone awry, space travel, satellite, space shuttle, professor, research, scientist, science, catastrophe ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1986
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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 83
The Radicals (1989)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The story of the Anabaptist movement and two of its first leaders, Michael and Margaretha Sattler.
Style: emotional, bleak, serious, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: church, christianity, life is a bitch, heroes, society, religions or cults, clergy, state affairs, ambition, hopes, romance, theology ...
Time: 16th century
Place: europe, switzerland, zurich switzerland
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
S.O.S. Titanic (1979)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 180 min.
Story: The Titanic disaster is depicted as seen through the eyes of one couple in each of the three classes on board.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, disaster movie
Audience: boys' night
Plot: iceberg, ship, survival, rescue, catastrophe, titanic, adventure, danger, daring rescue, heroes, one man army, cruise ...
Time: 1910s, year 1912
Place: atlantic ocean, newfoundland
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Path to Paradise: The Untold Story of the World Trade Center Bombing. (1997)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The incredible story of the events leading up to the 1993 bombing of the World Trade Center in New York and the capture of the terrorists.
Style: bleak, rough, disturbing, suspenseful, contemplative ...
Plot: terrorism, catastrophe, world trade center manhattan new york city, world trade center, leadership, deadly, state affairs, crimes, crime, undercover, chases and races, politics ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Land of Oblivion (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Ukraine, Poland, Germany
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Tchernobyl, 1986, a few hours before the disaster. Piotr and Anya's wedding is interrupted by a fire at the power station.
Style: realistic, serious, bleak, touching, gloomy
Plot: evacuation, radiation, small town, dealing with death, nuclear power plant, accident, tour guide, dead animal, wedding party, radiation poisoning, firefighter, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s, year 1986
Place: ukraine
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Day One (1989)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 141 min.
Story: Hungarian physicist Leo Szilard leaves Europe, eventually arriving in the United States. With the help of Einstein, he persuades the government to build an atomic bomb. The project is given to no-nonsense Gen. Leslie Groves who selects physicist J. ...
Style: tense, thought provoking, captivating, serious, realistic
Plot: politics, world war two, super weapon, intrigue, rivalry, moral dilemma, wartime life, laboratory, nuclear threat, fight for supremacy, nuclear holocaust, state affairs ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s, 30s, 40s, 20th century
Place: usa, new mexico, new york, europe, japan ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.2
 9K
Julia (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: At the behest of an old and dear friend, playwright Lillian Hellman undertakes a dangerous mission to smuggle funds into Nazi Germany.
Style: captivating, atmospheric, realistic, factual, touching ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: friendship, politics, political unrest, friends, against the odds, writer's life, female bonding, female protagonist, smuggling, fascism, culture clash, childhood ...
Time: 20th century, 1930s, 30s, 50s, 1950s ...
Place: germany, europe, berlin germany, austria, london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.0
 366
Wackersdorf (2018)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Germany
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Not an easy decision! District Administrator Hans Schuierer from the Upper Palatinate first opposed his own political line in 1981 and finally against the entire Bavarian Free State and Prime Minister Strauss. Because the planned reprocessing plant ...
Plot: german history, political protest, police brutality, nuclear, fence, riot police, tear gas, microphone, disagreement, forest, husband wife relationship, german politics ...
Time: 80s, year 1986
Place: west germany, munich germany, bavaria, southern germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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 155
Carl & Bertha (2011)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Carl & Bertha tells the story of Carl and Bertha Benz. Carl Benz invented the first patented motor car but he did not get much recognition until his wife undertook the historic first road trip by car from Mannheim to Pforzheim with the Benz ...
Style: captivating, psychological, inspirational, factual, based on true events
Plot: car, invention, inventor, husband wife relationship, love, son, investor, wedding, lawsuit, rivalry, society, pregnant woman ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s, 1880s
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Rainbow Warrior (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: New Zealand, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Peter Wilcox (Voight), as skipper of the 'Rainbow Warrior', a Greenpeace ship, docks in Auckland, July 1985, preparing for a protest against French nuclear testing in the south pacific. When a bomb rips open the vessel, killing a crew ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: environmental issue, terrorist attack, politics, investigation, state affairs, law enforcement, crimes, rivalry, escapades, special agents, danger, conspiracy ...
Time: 80s
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Long Walk Home (1990)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Two women, black and white, in 1955 Montgomery Alabama, must decide what they are going to do in response to the famous bus boycott lead by Martin Luther King.
Style: thought provoking, touching, realistic, uplifting, contemplative ...
Plot: segregation, racism, friendship, bus, master and servant, civil rights, couple relations, friends, injustice, couples, power relations, bittersweet ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s, year 1955
Place: alabama, usa, southern usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Plutonium Incident (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A worker at a nuclear power plant finds life in danger after she points out unsafe conditions.
Plot: nuclear, accident, radiation sickness, intrigue, nuclear reactor, radioactivity, nuclear power plant, union, working conditions, nuclear power, plutonium, drill ...
Place: oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Mountain of the Lord (1993)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Recounts the 40-year history of building the Salt Lake Temple, shown as if recounted by Wilford Woodruff to a young reporter. It portrays the pioneers' dedication to temple worship.
Plot: architect, prayer, diary, temple, construction, building, mormon, interview, reporter, religion, latter day saints, mormonism
Time: 1870s, 1880s, 19th century, 1850s, 1860s ...
Place: salt lake city utah, utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.0
 306
Pack of Lies (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A couple learns that their friendly neighbours might be Russian spies.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, realistic, talky ...
Plot: betrayal, espionage, secret agents, friendship, russian spy, kgb, couples, suburbs, friends, politics, manipulation, best friends ...
Time: 80s, 60s, 1960s, year 1961
Place: england, europe, scotland yard, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.5
 5K
Scandal (1989)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 115 min.
Story: An English bon-vivant osteopath is enchanted with a young exotic dancer and invites her to live with him. He serves as friend and mentor, and through his contacts and parties she and her friend meet and date members of the Conservative Party. ...
Style: realistic, serious, intense, based on true events, psychological ...
Plot: sex scandal, political corruption, politics, betrayal, social decay, social differences, rise and fall, society, dishonesty, couples, prostitute, scandal ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 50s, 20th century, 1950s
Place: england, europe, london, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 7.2
 97K
Silence (2016)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA, UK, Taiwan, Japan, Mexico, Italy
Duration: 161 min.
Story: Two Jesuit priests travel to seventeenth century Japan which has, under the Tokugawa shogunate, banned Catholicism and almost all foreign contact.
Style: philosophical, bleak, suspense, melancholic, intellectual ...
Plot: christianity, missionary, crisis of faith, religious persecution, torture, culture clash, clergy, portuguese, japanese history, betrayal, religion, doubt ...
Time: 17th century
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The St. Valentine's Day Massacre (1967)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Chicago February 14th 1929. Al Capone finally establishes himself as the city's boss of organised crime. In a north-side garage his hoods, dressed as policemen, surprise and mow down with machine-guns the key members of Bugs Moran's rival ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, valentine's day, death, true crime, historical figure, gunfight, gun violence, crimes, gang, crime, deadly, rivalry ...
Time: 1920s, 60s, year 1929, 1930s
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
And the Band Played On (1993)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 141 min.
Story: The story of the discovery of the AIDS epidemic and the political infighting of the scientific community hampering the early fight with it.
Style: touching, uplifting, disturbing, compassionate, talky ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: aids, deadly virus, terminal illness, doctor, hiv, gay, epidemic, fighting the system, human spirit, ego clash, hopes, society ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, usa, africa, france, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.8
 35K
The Crucible (1996)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: The movie is centered around the Salem Massachusetts witch trials of 1692. The movie is based on the play "The Crucible" by Arthur Miller. He also wrote the screen play adaptation.
Style: talky, rough, disturbing, twists and turns, factual ...
Plot: politics, witch, confession, curse, legal action, vengeance, danger, courtroom drama, legal, society, rivalry, senator ...
Time: 17th century, 90s, 1600s, 1950s, 50s
Place: massachusetts, usa, new england, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Oranges and Sunshine (2010)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: UK, Australia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The story of Margaret Humphreys, a social worker from Nottingham, who uncovers one of the most significant social scandals in recent times – the forced migration of children from the United Kingdom. Almost singlehandedly, Margaret reunited ...
Style: realistic, sincere, serious, captivating, uplifting ...
Plot: social worker, against the odds, fighting the system, uncover truth, deportation, life is a bitch, state affairs, society, injustice, family reunited, rebellion, price of justice ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: england, europe, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
DC 9/11: Time of Crisis (2003)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: This is the story of the days directly after 9/11, and the president's whereabouts. Scheduled to air shortly before the second anniversary of the September 11 attacks, DC 9/11 takes an inside look at the Bush Administration, beginning with the ...
Style: bleak, serious, thought provoking, captivating, sincere ...
Plot: terrorism, life is a bitch, political conspiracy, politics, danger, hijacking, americana, head of state, leadership, government agency, state affairs, dishonesty ...
Time: september 11 2001
Place: usa, new york, washington d.c., manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Pompeii: The Last Day (2003)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: UK, France, Spain
Duration: 120 min.
Story: In 79 AD, one of the infamous natural disasters in human history occurred when Mount Vesuvius erupted. With speculative dramatizations of various inhabitants' final hours along with detailed documentation of the known facts concerning the ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, captivating, serious, realistic ...
Plot: roman empire, catastrophe, legends and myths, escapades, life is a bitch, danger, on the run, society, forces of nature, panic, heroes, burnt body ...
Time: ancient history
Place: mediterranean sea
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 6.9
 37K
Suffragette (2015)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: UK, France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Based on true events about the foot soldiers of the early feminist movement who were forced underground to evade the State.
Style: captivating, factual, inspirational, bleak, realistic ...
Plot: fighting the system, women, feminism, rebellion, rebelliousness, gender, politics, feminist, adoption, prejudice, working class, idealism ...
Time: 1900s, 1910s, 20th century, 19th century, edwardian era ...
Place: england, london, europe, israel, ireland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The Wife of Seishu Hanaoka (1967)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Japan
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The disturbing story of a physician who conducted the first operation with general anaesthetic, and the women in his life who are both so determined to win his love that they volunteer as subjects for his experiments
Style: jidai geki
Plot: medical, loss of eyesight, husband wife relationship, rivalry, devotion, cancer, anesthetic, feud, mother son relationship, human experimentation
Time: 1790s, 18th century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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