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C.S.A.: The Confederate States of America (2004)
 6.4
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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, semi serious, realistic, offbeat, biting, educational film, satirical, factual, absurd ...
Plot: american civil war, racism, slavery, civil war, politics, white house, cold war, head of state, journalism, interracial relations, political unrest, injustice, society, state affairs, discrimination, battles, media, alternate reality, network, runaway, jewish, assassination, prison, horse, gay ...
Time: 1930s
Place: canada, japan, mexico, south america, south africa, washington d.c., medical school ...

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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 ...
Style: futuristic, semi serious, humorous, witty, dark humor ...
Plot: politics, journalism, white house, civil war, illegal immigration, terrorism, translator, immigrants, betrayal, chaos and mayhem, culture clash, media satire ...
Time: future, 2000s
Place: idaho, middle east, usa, pakistan, texas ...
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 7.4
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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 ...
Style: epic, captivating, factual, suspense, tense ...
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Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: usa, washington d.c., california
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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: humorous, biting, serious, disturbing, realistic ...
Plot: racism, switching roles, bus, interracial relations, restaurant, culture clash, suburbs, americana, society, doctors and patients, friendship, discrimination ...
Time: 60s
Place: england, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Bob Roberts (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
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, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: assassination attempt, politics, political satire, political campaign, election campaign, senate, filmmaking, conservative, journalism, senator, head of state, folk music ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Gettysburg (1993)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 271 min.
Story: Summer 1863. The Confederacy pushes north into Pennsylvania. Union divisions converge to face them. The two great armies clash at Gettysburg, site of a theology school. For three days, through such legendary actions as Little Round Top and ...
Style: epic, realistic, captivating, serious, exciting ...
Plot: american civil war, civil war, slavery, soldier, military, battle, battles, war, idealism, friendship, leadership, troops ...
Time: 19th century
Place: pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Black and White in Color (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: Côte d'Ivoire, France, West Germany, Switzerland
Duration: 90 min.
Story: French colonists in Africa, several months behind in the news, find themselves at war with their German neighbors. Deciding that they must do their proper duty and fight the Germans, they promptly conscript the local native population. Issuing them ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, biting, realistic, dark humor ...
Plot: soldier, colonialism, military, interracial relations, anti war, war, culture clash, discrimination, military life, political unrest, racism, battles ...
Time: year 1915, 1910s
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Wag the Dog (1997)
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Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
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Style: clever, talky, witty, realistic, cynical ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 6.1
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Swing Vote (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
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Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, satirical, dramatic ...
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Time: 21st century, future
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, France, Germany, Japan, USA
Duration: 143 min.
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Style: clever, semi serious, cynical, realistic, captivating ...
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 107 min.
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Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, dark humor, offbeat ...
Plot: bosnian war, refugee, chase, immigrants, culture clash, working class, politics, village, society, opposites attract, parents and children, social differences ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
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Country: USA
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Style: clever, talky, humorous, realistic, dark humor ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 8.1
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: Federal Republic of Yugoslavia, France, Germany, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Hungary
Duration: 170 min.
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Style: surreal, biting, humorous, cynical, witty ...
Plot: resistance fighter, cellar, lie, communism, freedom, anti war, political unrest, injustice, ambition, dishonesty, society, state affairs ...
Time: year 1941, 1960s, 1990s, 1940s
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
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Style: talky, cynical, clever, realistic, witty ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Style: clever, surreal, humorous, semi serious, biting ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Style: realistic, emotional, serious, tense, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
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Style: witty, humorous, talky, semi serious, realistic ...
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Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
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Style: atmospheric, talky, realistic, clever, semi serious ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 6.8
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Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A suicidally disillusioned liberal politician puts a contract out on himself and takes the opportunity to be bluntly honest with his voters by affecting the rhythms and speech of hip-hop music and culture.
Style: clever, witty, semi serious, humorous, biting ...
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Time: 20th century, 90s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Style: realistic, bleak, serious, stylized, captivating ...
Plot: civil war, resistance, politics, ira, rebellion, irish, british empire, colonialism, british army, independence, injustice, traitor ...
Time: 1910s, 20s, 20th century, 1920s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.4
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Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Style: disturbing, realistic, serious, rough, thought provoking ...
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Time: 90s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.5
 2K
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Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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