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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: humorous, offbeat, biting, realistic, semi serious, clever, 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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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 ...
Plot: idealism, racism, american civil war, president, politics, head of state, slavery, speech, cultural conflict, white house, battlefield, human spirit ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: usa, washington d.c., california
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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: dark humor, offbeat, semi serious, futuristic, realistic ...
Plot: journalism, politics, white house, terrorism, translator, civil war, illegal immigration, chaos and mayhem, manipulations, culture clash, political unrest, fighting the system ...
Time: future, 2000s
Place: idaho, pakistan, usa, middle east, washington d.c. ...
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Swing Vote (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: In a remarkable turn of events, the result of the presidential election comes down to one man's vote.
Style: humorous, semi serious, satirical, touching, entertaining ...
Plot: politics, presidential election, election, small town, parents and children, state affairs, father daughter relationship, media, campaign, political campaign, u.s. president, single father ...
Time: 21st century, future
Place: new mexico, usa, albuquerque new mexico, mcdonald's restaurant, mexico ...
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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 ...
Plot: racism, culture clash, restaurant, friendship, suburbs, doctors and patients, interracial relations, suburban life, switching roles, bus, nosy, americana ...
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Wag the Dog (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
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Style: talky, realistic, cynical, humorous, semi serious ...
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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 ...
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Place: usa, pennsylvania, maryland
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, France, Germany, Japan, USA
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Style: semi serious, cynical, realistic, humorous, thought provoking ...
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Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new hampshire, california
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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: witty, cynical, humorous, political comedy, talky ...
Plot: republican, politics, assassination attempt, political satire, political campaign, election campaign, conservative, senator, journalism, ambition, society, manipulations ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: pennsylvania, usa, nicaragua
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Head of State (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When a presidential candidate dies unexpectedly in the middle of the campaign, the Democratic party unexpectedly picks a Washington, D.C. alderman, Mays Gilliam (Rock) as his replacement .
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, witty, entertaining ...
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Beautiful People (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In London, during October 1993, England is playing Holland in the preliminaries of the World Cup. The Bosnian War is at its height, and refugees from the ex-Yugoslavia are arriving. Football rivals, and political adversaries from the Balkans all ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, talky, sad ...
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 8.1
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Underground (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: Federal Republic of Yugoslavia, France, Germany, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Hungary, UK, USA
Duration: 170 min.
Story: Black marketeers Marko and Blacky manufacture and sell weapons to the Communist resistance in WWII Belgrade, living the good life along the way. Marko's surreal duplicity propels him up the ranks of the Communist Party, and he eventually ...
Style: surreal, cynical, satirical, biting, absurd ...
Plot: freedom, lie, ambition, society, resistance, communism, revolution, resistance fighter, cellar, greed, genocide, brutality ...
Time: 1960s, 1940s, 1990s, year 1941
Place: former yugoslavia, europe, berlin germany, yugoslavia, poland ...
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: A rock star general bent on winning the “impossible” war in Afghanistan takes us inside the complex machinery of modern war. Inspired by the true story of General Stanley McChrystal.
Style: satirical, intense, talky, humorous, stylized ...
Plot: soldier, war, politics, political, world politics, civil war, conspiracy, justice, underdog, weapons, mentor, wartime ...
Place: afghanistan, middle east, iraq, vietnam
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Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Three U.S. journalists (Nick Nolte, Joanna Cassidy, Gene Hackman) get too close to one another and their work in 1979 Nicaragua.
Style: tense, realistic, emotional, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
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Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 91 min.
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Style: humorous, talky, semi serious, political comedy, satirical ...
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
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Carbon Copy (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A white corporate executive is surprised to discover that he has a black teen-age son who can't wait to be adopted into the, almost-exclusively-white community of, San Marino, California.
Style: humorous, cynical, witty, semi serious, clever ...
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Time: 80s
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The Candidate (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Bill McKay is a candidate for the U.S. Senate from California. He has no hope of winning, so he is willing to tweak the establishment.
Style: witty, realistic, thought provoking, cynical, talky ...
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Country: USA
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Style: realistic, serious, thought provoking, captivating, epic ...
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Time: 19th century, 1860s
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Judgment at Nuremberg (1961)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 179 min.
Story: In 1947, four German judges who served on the bench during the Nazi regime face a military tribunal to answer charges of crimes against humanity. Chief Justice Haywood hears evidence and testimony not only from lead defendant Ernst Janning and his ...
Style: emotional, suspenseful, disturbing, sincere, talky ...
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Time: 20th century, 60s, 40s, 1940s, 1960s ...
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Will Ferrell: You're Welcome America - A Final Night with George W Bush (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Will Ferrell stars in a stand-up comedy as George W. Bush in this take on the former President of the United States. After playing George W. Bush on Saturday Night Live for many years, funny man Will Ferrell brings his impression to Broadway to send ...
Style: humorous, talky, not serious, realistic, topical humor ...
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The Wind That Shakes the Barley (2006)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Ireland, UK, Germany, Italy, Spain, France, Belgium, Switzerland, Netherlands
Duration: 127 min.
Story: In 1920s Ireland young doctor Damien O'Donovan prepares to depart for a new job in a London hospital. As he says his goodbyes at a friend's farm, British Black and Tans arrive, and a young man is killed. Damien joins his brother Teddy in ...
Style: bleak, captivating, brutal, factual, bloody ...
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Bamboozled (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: TV producer Pierre Delacroix (Damon Wayans) becomes frustrated when network brass reject his sitcom idea. Hoping to get fired, Delacroix pitches the worst idea he can think of: a minstrel show. The network not only airs it, but it incredibly becomes ...
Style: humorous, thought provoking, semi serious, witty, biting ...
Plot: racism, tv show, rise and fall, overnight success, media satire, society, showbiz, censorship, ambition, audition, writer's life, artists and showbiz ...
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Man of the Year (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
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Style: humorous, semi serious, sincere, realistic, satirical ...
Plot: politics, presidential election, media, campaign, state affairs, head of state, couples, against the odds, love and romance, comedian, conspiracy theory, election ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Do the Right Thing (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: On the hottest day of the year on a street in the Bedford-Stuyvesant section of Brooklyn, everyone's hate and bigotry smolders and builds until it explodes into violence.
Style: talky, realistic, humorous, intense, stylized ...
Plot: culture clash, police brutality, african american, racism, money, heat, pizzeria, prejudice, urban ghetto life, buddies, society, radio ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.3
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The Situation (2006)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: The first U.S.-made film drama set during the Iraq war, THE SITUATION chronicles the tragic death of an Iraqi teenager at the hands of U.S. soldiers. The incident sets off an "investigation," a cover-up, and complications involving Iraqi ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: iraq war, terrorism, media, assassination, military, soldier, racism, idealism, danger, politics, society, anti war ...
Time: contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.5
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MASH (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: The staff of a Korean War field hospital use humor and high jinks to keep their sanity in the face of the horror of war.
Style: humorous, dark humor, talky, witty, captivating ...
Plot: military, anti war, nurse, cheating, camp, soldier, doctors and patients, conflict, sanity, buddies, suicidal, golf ...
Time: 1950s, 50s, 20th century
Place: korea, vietnam, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Funny Dirty Little War (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: Argentina
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A small revolution breaks out in a small Argentine town, as one group of Peronists calls they newly elected peronist a communist. The newly elected official enlists the aid of allies ranging from the town drunk to young peronists to help hold his ...
Style: suspenseful, witty, humorous, dark humor, realistic ...
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Time: 80s
Place: argentina, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.2
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Catch-22 (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: A bombardier in World War II tries desperately to escape the insanity of the war. However, sometimes insanity is the only sane way to cope with a crazy situation. Catch-22 is a parody of a "military mentality" and of a bureaucratic society ...
Style: surreal, psychological, clever, biting, humorous ...
Plot: anti war, military, military hospital, island, bomber, war, rebellion, misfit, military life, fighting the system, anti heroes, soldier ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, year 1944, 1940s
Place: new york, italy, rome italy, sweden, mediterranean sea
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.6
 592
Running Mates (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A governor running for President gets revealed to be a serial philanderer.
Style: realistic, biting, humorous, semi serious
Plot: politics, campaign, idealism, head of state, couple relations, legal action, love and romance, rise to the top, fighting the system, political intrigue, dishonesty, state affairs ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, michigan
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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