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C.S.A.: The Confederate States of America (2004)
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C.S.A.: The Confederate States of America (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Through the eyes of a British "documentary", this film takes a satirically humorous, and sometimes frightening, look at the history of an America where the South won the Civil War.
Style: clever, humorous, offbeat, biting, realistic, semi serious, educational film, satirical, factual, absurd ...
Plot: american civil war, racism, politics, slavery, civil war, white house, cold war, battles, injustice, interracial relations, journalism, discrimination, society, network, media, political unrest, head of state, state affairs, alternate reality, runaway, jewish, assassination, prison, horse, gay ...
Time: 1930s
Place: canada, japan, mexico, south america, south africa, medical school, washington d.c. ...

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The Second Civil War (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When a planeload of Pakistani orphans are shipped to his state for permanent relocation, the governor of Idaho (Beau Bridges, who won an Emmy) defies the president (Phil Hartman) and closes the state's border. News Net Television, a cable news ...
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Time: future, 2000s
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Lincoln (2012)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: USA, India
Duration: 150 min.
Story: A revealing drama that focuses on the 16th President's tumultuous final months in office. In a nation divided by war and the strong winds of change, Lincoln pursues a course of action designed to end the war, unite the country and abolish ...
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Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: usa, washington d.c., california
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Watermelon Man (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Jeff Gerber, an insurance agent, lives in a typical suburban neighborhood. He is also both racist and a fitness freak. But Jeff's bigoted world of taunting and harassing black people on and off the job is turned upside down when his skin ...
Style: disturbing, biting, humorous, offbeat, realistic ...
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Time: 60s
Place: england, new jersey
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Wag the Dog (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: During the final weeks of a presidential race, the President is accused of sexual misconduct. To distract the public until the election, the President's adviser hires a Hollywood producer to help him stage a fake war.
Style: talky, realistic, cynical, humorous, thought provoking ...
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Country: USA, UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Mock documentary about an upstart candidate for the U.S. Senate written and directed by actor Tim Robbins. Bob Roberts is a folksinger with a difference: He offers tunes that protest welfare chiselers, liberal whining, and the like. As the ...
Style: clever, witty, cynical, offbeat, semi serious ...
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, France, Germany, Japan, USA
Duration: 143 min.
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Gettysburg (1993)
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Duration: 271 min.
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Duration: 120 min.
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Underground (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: Federal Republic of Yugoslavia, France, Germany, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Hungary
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Style: surreal, cynical, satirical, biting, absurd ...
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Duration: 92 min.
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Country: Argentina
Duration: 80 min.
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Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
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38%
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Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.0
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Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
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