Movies like Two Lines in Small Font

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Two Lines in Small Font (1981)
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Two Lines in Small Font (1981)
Original name: Две строчки мелким шрифтом
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Soviet Union, East Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Film by Melnikov.
Plot: revolution, suicide, research, historian, reputation

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, captivating and thought provoking films with plots about revolution, politics, suicide, state affairs, society, political unrest and death mostly in Drama, History and War genres. Some movies like Two Lines in Small Font: Trust (1976), Lenin in Poland (1966), Death of a Tea Master (1989), Zhila-byla Odna Baba (2011), Mother (1990). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Trust (1976)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Finland, Soviet Union
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Film is based on the facts of history about the declaration of independence of the Republic of Finland from Russia. The Grand Duchy of Finland was an autonomous part of the Russian Empire until 1917, when the Russian revolution caused the fall of ...
Plot: revolution, world war one, flashback, politics, politician, trust, communist, demonstration, political prisoner, czar, lenin, independence ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s, 1900s, 1890s, year 1917
Place: russia, st. petersburg russia, siberia, helsinki finland, saint petersburg ...
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Lenin in Poland (1966)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Soviet Union, Poland
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The life of the great Bolshevik leader before the Russian revolution is chronicled in this bio-pic. Much of the tale centers on his exile in Poland where Lenin becomes friends with two peasants. The little girl has a strong belief in the nationalist ...
Plot: propaganda, revolution, world war one, communist, communist propaganda
Time: 1910s
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Death of a Tea Master (1989)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Japan
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Years after the death of legendary tea master Rikyu, his disciple Honkakubo attempts to resolve the mystery of the master's death.
Style: jidai geki
Plot: suicide
Time: 16th century
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Zhila-byla Odna Baba (2011)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Russia
Duration: 150 min.
Story: История частной жизни одной женщины и четверых ее мужчин. Главная героиня - неграмотная крестьянка, и действие фильма начинается с ее ...
Style: realistic, serious, stylized, bleak, epic ...
Plot: village life, wartime life, revolution, village, state affairs, life is a bitch, bolshevik, illiteracy, countryside, village people, world war one, rape ...
Time: 1910s, 20s, 20th century, 1920s, 1900s
Place: russia, europe
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Mother (1990)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Soviet Union, Italy
Duration: 200 min.
Story: The social ferment in late 19th century Russia which led to the 1917 Russian Revolution is movingly portrayed in this lengthy historical drama, which is very faithful to the 1907 novel The Mother by the celebrated Marxist writer Maxim Gorky ...
Plot: drinking alcohol, speech, father son relationship, political activist, forced suicide, secret police, communist, worker, czar, jail, revolution, assassin ...
Place: siberia, ussr, russia
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St. Michael Had a Rooster (1972)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Sentenced to life imprisonment for illegal activities, Italian International member Giulio Manieri holds on to his political ideals while struggling against madness in the loneliness of his prison cell.
Style: gloomy, realistic, serious, thought provoking, contemplative
Plot: revolution, politics, moral dilemma, self discovery, prison life, haunted by the past, rebellion, society, hopes, life is a bitch, state affairs, solitary ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: italy, europe
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80 Hussars (1978)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Hungary
Duration: 124 min.
Story: The film tells the story of a regiment of Hungarian hussars stationed in Poland. The hussars, mostly ordinary men, have heard news of the uprising and wish to return to the homeland to defend the newly independent country. The Empire, on the other ...
Plot: bravery, patriotism, army, revolution, desertion, political oppression
Time: 19th century, 1800s
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Garibaldi (1961)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 129 min.
Story: The film shows how Italy's historic national hero Giuseppe Garibaldi (embodied by Renzo Ricci) leads a military campaign known as Expedition of the Thousand in 1860 and conquers Sicily and Naples. When the Bourbon monarchy has left Southern ...
Plot: invasion, italian history, volunteer, civil war, republican, revolution, war for independence, nationalist
Time: 1860s
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Meera (1979)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: India
Duration: 155 min.
Story: Meera is a 1979 Hindi language film by Gulzar. The film is based on the life of Meera, a Hindu saint-poet who renounced princely comforts in pursuit of her love for Lord Krishna.
Plot: loyalty, marriage, suicide, hindu, tragedy, period piece, devotion, historical event, saint, poison
Time: 16th century
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Ten Thousand Days (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The changing and turbulent history of Hungary is seen through the eyes of three men over a 30-year period in this somber drama. The three recall the highlights of their lives in flashbacks as they reminisce in the mid 1960s. The venerable trio begin ...
Plot: suicide, revolution, execution, socialism, strike, prison, poverty, peasant
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Save and Protect (1989)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Soviet Union, West Germany
Duration: 167 min.
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Siberiade (1979)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 206 min.
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Style: serious, realistic, captivating, family saga, epic
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The Column (1968)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Romania, West Germany
Duration: 133 min.
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