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.
Plot: nuclear power plant, radiation, nuclear, catastrophe

Most similar movies to Chernobyl: The Final Warning

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, captivating and suspenseful films with plots about catastrophe, society, politics, danger, life is a bitch, state affairs and death mostly in Drama, History and Thriller genres. Some movies like Chernobyl: The Final Warning: Chernobyl (2019), Collapse (1990), Inherit the Wind (1988), Longitude (2000), The Radicals (1989). 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, atmospheric, harsh, heartbreaking, dark ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: radiation, radiation poisoning, nuclear holocaust, nuclear threat, nuclear explosion, nuclear reactor, post nuclear, save the day, scientist, nuclear power plant, save the world, salvation ...
Time: year 1986, 80s, 20th century
Place: ukraine, ussr, soviet union, russia, moscow russia ...
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100%
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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: nuclear power, nuclear, evacuation, explosion, radiation sickness, contamination, nuclear power plant, radiation, tragedy, power plant, environmental issue, catastrophe ...
Time: year 1986, 80s
Place: ukraine
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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, realistic ...
Plot: courtroom, evolution, social relations, religions or cults, legal, dedicated lawyer, small town, idealism, rebellion, rivalry, small town life, courtroom drama ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 20s
Place: tennessee, usa
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46%
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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, captivating, suspenseful ...
Plot: inventor, against the odds, adventure, military life, escapades, danger, sea disaster, ocean or sea, british navy, father son relationship, sea, obsession ...
Time: 18th century, 1920s, 20th century, 20s, 1700s
Place: jamaica, england
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38%
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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: realistic, serious, emotional, bleak, contemplative ...
Plot: church, christianity, state affairs, hopes, life is a bitch, clergy, romance, heroes, religions or cults, society, ambition, theology ...
Time: 16th century
Place: europe, zurich switzerland, switzerland
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36%
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: disturbing, realistic, contemplative, suspenseful, thought provoking ...
Plot: terrorism, catastrophe, world trade center, failed attempt, undercover, skyscraper, working undercover, crime, incompetent official, leadership, deadly, law enforcement ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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35%
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: working conditions, nuclear power, nuclear reactor, radioactivity, intrigue, plutonium, drill, radiation sickness, nuclear power plant, nuclear, union, accident ...
Place: oregon
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35%
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Fire and Rain (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: This movie is based on the actual events on the tragic day of August 2nd, 1985. Delta Airlines flight 191 en route to Los Angeles Via Dallas Ft Worth took off from Ft Lauderdale, Fl. When the plane was landing in Ft Worth wind-shear from a strong ...
Plot: air disaster, catastrophe, crash, airplane accident, thunderstorm
Time: year 1985
Place: dallas texas, los angeles, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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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: realistic, serious, tense, captivating, thought provoking
Plot: politics, world war two, super weapon, nuclear threat, laboratory, rivalry, against humanity, life is a bitch, wartime life, state affairs, moral dilemma, fight for supremacy ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s, 40s, 30s, 20th century
Place: usa, new mexico, hiroshima japan, chicago illinois, italy ...
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34%
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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, suspense, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: small town, racism, murder, false accusation, hanging, massacre, politics, life is a bitch, violence spree, interracial relations, profanity, graphic violence ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 20s
Place: florida, usa, california, south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Farewell to Manzanar (1976)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Fact based drama about one of the internment camps used by the American military during World War II to detain some 100,000 Japanese Americans (most of them U.S. born) following Japan's attack on Pearl Harbor.
Style: based on true events
Plot: internment camp, japanese american, concentration camp, world war two
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: environmental issue, terrorist attack, ship, terrorism, environmentalism, rebellion, investigation, catastrophe, society, danger, rivalry, state affairs ...
Time: 80s
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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, dealing with death, small town, accident, nuclear power plant, tour guide, dead animal, wedding party, radiation poisoning, firefighter, life turned upside down ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s, year 1986
Place: ukraine
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30%
Freefall: Flight 174 (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: True story of a brand-new Canadian airliner running out of fuel in-flight and forced to glide to the nearest airfield.
Style: disturbing, realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful
Plot: catastrophe, heroes, escapades, hostages, crimes, confined, chases and races, fighting crime, hostage, danger, airplane, hijacking ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new york, canada, montreal, montreal quebec
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29%
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, gloomy ...
Plot: social worker, against the odds, uncover truth, fighting the system, deportation, injustice, state affairs, life is a bitch, society, family reunited, rebellion, price of justice ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: england, europe, australia
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28%
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: serious, bleak, captivating, thought provoking, sincere ...
Plot: terrorism, life is a bitch, political conspiracy, leadership, head of state, dishonesty, government agency, americana, politics, hijacking, danger, state affairs ...
Time: september 11 2001
Place: usa, new york, washington d.c., manhattan new york city
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28%
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: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: roman empire, catastrophe, danger, life is a bitch, escapades, legends and myths, on the run, forces of nature, society, panic, heroes, death ...
Time: ancient history
Place: mediterranean sea
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28%
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, serious, realistic, contemplative ...
Plot: investigation, nasa, space shuttle, uncover truth, mission gone awry, satellite, space travel, research, professor, scientist, science, catastrophe ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1986
Place: florida
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28%
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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, sentimental ...
Plot: sex scandal, political corruption, politics, betrayal, social decay, social differences, rise and fall, society, couples, dishonesty, prostitute, scandal ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 50s, 20th century, 1950s
Place: england, europe, london, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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, hiv, doctor, gay, epidemic, human spirit, fighting the system, social activist, society, ego clash ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, usa, africa, france, new york
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26%
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Kent State (1981)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Fine television chronicle of the events of May 1970 at Kent State University in Ohio that led to the killing of four students by the National Guard. Barkin's screen debut!
Plot: firearm, riot, university, shot to death, tear gas, protest, vietnam war, national guard
Time: year 1970
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26%
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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 protagonist, smuggling, female bonding, fascism, culture clash, childhood ...
Time: 20th century, 1930s, 30s, 50s, 1920s ...
Place: germany, europe, austria, berlin germany, london ...
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25%
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, suspenseful, serious, rough, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, death, true crime, valentine's day, gunfight, gun violence, historical figure, deadly, gang, crimes, crime, criminal heroes ...
Time: 1920s, 60s, 1930s
Place: usa, chicago illinois
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25%
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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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, disaster movie
Audience: boys' night
Plot: iceberg, catastrophe, rescue, ship, survival, titanic, hijacking, race against time, space travel, ocean or sea, cruise, one man army ...
Time: 1910s
Place: atlantic ocean
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25%
The Missiles of October (1974)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Based in part on Robert F. Kennedy's book, "Thirteen Days," this film profiles the Kennedy Administration's actions during the Cuban Missile Crisis.
Style: serious, captivating, thought provoking, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: politics, white house, nuclear threat, cold war, save the day, state affairs, uninhibited rivalry, race against time, battles, international crisis, chaos, ultimatum ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, year 1962
Place: cuba, latin america, usa
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25%
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Peterloo (2018)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 154 min.
Story: A drama about the infamous 1819 Manchester massacre, which killed an estimated 18 protesters and injured up to 700.
Style: based on true events, disturbing, suspenseful, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: protest, political repression, massacre, historical event, pressure, society, dishonesty, fighting the system, injustice, prime minister, political activism, police brutality ...
Time: 1810s
Place: england, manchester
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24%
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Endgame (2009)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 109 min.
Story: The time is the late '80s, a crucial period in the history of South Africa. President P.W. Botha is hanging on to power by a thread as the African National Congress (ANC) takes up arms against apartheid and the country tumbles toward ...
Style: serious, tense, captivating, sincere, thought provoking ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bomb, hopes, rebellion, politics, danger, fighting the system, political unrest, leadership, folk hero, revolution, state affairs, wartime life ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s, 1990s
Place: south africa, england, africa, europe, cape town south africa
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24%
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RFK (2002)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Following the death of his brother John, Robert Kennedy is forced to rise to the challenge of leading his country and carrying on his brother's vision of what America could be.
Plot: politics, rivalry, u.s. president, politician
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: los angeles, manhattan new york city, new york, washington d.c., harlem ...
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23%
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, sincere ...
Plot: segregation, racism, friendship, bus, master and servant, friends, society, couples, human spirit, couple relations, hopes, life is a bitch ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s, year 1955
Place: alabama, usa, southern usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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: captivating, emotional, serious, bleak, contemplative ...
Plot: surrender, world war two, against humanity, down on your luck, life is a bitch, wartime life, state affairs, confined, war, danger, nuclear holocaust, military ...
Time: 1940s, 40s
Place: japan, asia, hiroshima japan, usa
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23%
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