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The Fall of the Empire (2005)
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The Fall of the Empire (2005)
Original name: Гибель Империи
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 520 min.
TV show
Story: The Fall of the Great Russian Empire is the main storyline of this 10 episode mini series, however, every episode has a separate detective story of its own.
Style: atmospheric, exciting, stylized, realistic, epic, captivating, political, emotional, intense
Plot: russian empire, world war one, russian revolution, russian history, imperial russia, spy, revolution, revenge, prison, army, civil war, soldier, search, military officer, russian civil war, love, war, communism, battlefield, bolshevik, train
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: sarajevo

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The Turkish Gambit (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Thriller, War
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Duration: 130 min.
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Union of Salvation (2019)
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The Equalizer (1985)
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Duration: 48 min.
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Duration: 165 min.
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Style: emotional, realistic, serious, stylized, epic
Audience: girls' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A sex icon becomes a spy during one of the most important wars of the 20th century.
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, emotional, disturbing
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