Movies like Giorgino

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Giorgino (1994)
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Giorgino (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 177 min.
Story: October 1918: After returning to the civil life, the young Doctor Giorgino Volli searches for a group of children, which he had been the care-taker of before the first world war began. However, soon the searching becomes a part of hide-and-seek with death. Giorgio finds a village bordered with a treacherous marsh and rumours of wolves. There he also meets the mysterious Catherine....
Plot: village, mental institution, winter, snow, church, doctor, priest, orphanage, countryside, dead father, dead mother, dead children

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Most similar movies to Giorgino

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, psychological, serious and suspense films with plots about priest, church, village, countryside, murder, female nudity and death mostly in Drama, Thriller and Horror genres. Some movies like Giorgino: There Lived a Doctor (1984), Gypsy Girl (1966), Silip (2007), Spring (1971), Blood Bride (1982). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
There Lived a Doctor (1984)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A young doctor Nikolai Alexandrovich Zaostrovtsev, a fourth generation medical professional, found himself in the Gladuny village directly after the Institute. Neither he himself, nor his father, a town surgeon, expected that he would linger long ...
Plot: hospital, doctor, patient, husband, wife, teacher, village, winter
Place: soviet union
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95%
 7.0
 679
Gypsy Girl (1966)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A young, lonely, mentaly retarded teenage girl finds solace in burying dead animals after the sudden death of a friend of hers.
Style: psychological, serious, realistic
Plot: village, countryside, pets, society, family problems, family relations, church, social relations, solace, mental institution, teenage life, youth ...
Time: 60s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 6.1
 70
Silip (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Small-town waitress Tess (Diana Zubiri) is swept off her feet by dashing salesman Rico (Polo Ravales), who marries her and takes her to live on his isolated farm. When Rico goes on a sales trip and leaves her all alone, Tess fights off loneliness by ...
Style: erotic
Plot: waitress, remote village, river, stranger, mass, love triangle, mental disorder, priest, cow, village, insanity, mental institution ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 6.8
 71
Spring (1971)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: One of four Hanoun films that take their titles from the seasons of the year, SPRING tells two parallel stories: a man, fleeing the forces of order, takes refuge in the forest, while a young girl living with her grandmother in a nearby village ...
Plot: coming of age, shooting, village, folklore, escape, teenage girl, family relations, countryside, menstruation, nightmare
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Crimes of Passion: Tragedy in a Country Churchyard (2013)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A murder investigation takes detective Christer Wijk to a small village, where he needs to separate rumors and facts to trail the murderer.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, suspense, captivating
Plot: murder investigation, murder, priest, police detective, village, church, winter, crime, crimes, christmas, husband wife relationship, storytelling ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 3.6
 106
Blood Bride (1982)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The somewhat frigid Marie falls in love with a man who, as it turns out, seems to have an unhealthy obsession with nuns. Could a childhood trauma have something to do with it?
Style: suspense
Plot: living room, confession, single woman, first sexual experience, abusive mother, dark secret, murder, psychological trauma, telephone, flashback, wedding, fright ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 6.3
 219
Ikingut (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: Iceland, Denmark, Norway
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In the middle ages a small Greenlandic boy comes drifting with an Iceberg to a remote and superstitious settlement in Iceland and is believed to be an evil spirit by his looks. He saves a young boy from an avalanche and they become friends. The ...
Plot: winter, church, boy, avalanche, priest, snow, dog, language barrier, superstition, iceberg, friendship, folklore ...
Place: greenland, iceland
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Empire of Passion (1978)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Romance
Country: Japan, France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A young man has an affair with an older woman. He is very jealous of her husband and decides that they should kill him. One night, after the husband had plenty of sake to drink and was in bed, they strangle him and dump his body down a well. To ...
Style: psychological, sexual, gloomy, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Plot: ghost, infidelity, village, murder, love and romance, dishonesty, crime gone awry, crimes, deadly, destiny, vengeance, fall in love ...
Time: 1890s, 19th century
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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The Blonde with Bare Breasts (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Julian, 25, and Louis, 12, are two brothers who work and live on a barge in the centre of Paris. They transport gravel and resort to petty crime to make ends meet. They have grown up alone and now they are inseparable, wedded to a life on the river. ...
Plot: skinny dipping, dead mother, jealousy, assault, stolen painting, river, hospital, cat, kitten, museum, famous painting, barge ...
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 4.3
 2K
The Frozen (2012)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After a harrowing snowmobile accident, a young couple is stranded in the woods and must survive while waiting for help to arrive. Events take a turn for the worse after the disappearance of Emma's boyfriend, leaving her on her own not only to ...
Style: suspense, psychological thriller, twists and turns, captivating, tense ...
Plot: lost in the woods, snow, stranded, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, wilderness, stalking, backwoods, fear, accident, isolation, hiding, plot twist ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Murder Me, Monster (2018)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Argentina, France, Chile
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Rural police officer Cruz investigates the bizarre case of a headless woman's body found in a remote region by the Andes Mountains. David, the husband of Cruz's lover Francisca, becomes the prime suspect and is sent to a local mental ...
Style: captivating, tense, suspense, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: mental institution, murder investigation, murder suspect, violence, monster, mountain, corpse, night, murder, danger, deadly, sheep ...
Time: 21st century
Place: argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
I Hope for You (1992)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Belarus, Russia
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After abandoning her newborn child a woman goes through very difficult times and starts working in a foster house.
Plot: new job, newborn, indifference, drinking alcohol, madhouse, suicide attempt, railway, orphanage, unhappiness, love, child abuse, drug addict ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.4
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The Dawn (2019)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Following the murder of her family at the hands of her father in the wake of World War I, a young woman is sent to live in a convent. However, the demons that plagued her father follow, reawakening the nightmares of her past.
Style: bleak, suspense, disturbing, scary, psychological
Plot: family, nightmare, demon, devil, violence, supernatural, church, paranormal activity, evil, fear, a vision, danger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Emeryville Experiments (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: When their car crashes, 4 college kids seek help in Emeryville - a dilapidated village. New comers discover that place was once a ground for clinical experiments gone awry and plot an escape. They find themselves hunted by crazies.
Plot: village, caretaker, mechanic, car, countryside, spring break, remote village, cult, car accident, road trip, friend, stranded ...
Place: new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.5
 203
Malady of Love (1987)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Two physicians, one old and one young, fall in love with the same woman, Juliette, a quixotic hairdresser. First, she is with Raoul, the older one; then passion for Clément, the younger doctor, takes over. Raoul fights back, playing on ...
Plot: sickness, cancer, hairdresser, doctor, illness, male nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Brotherhood of the Wolf (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 142 min.
Story: In 18th century France, the Chevalier de Fronsac and his Native American friend Mani are sent by the King to the Gevaudan province to investigate the killings of hundreds by a mysterious beast.
Style: gothic, atmospheric, exciting, twists and turns, suspense ...
Plot: beast, conspiracy, werewolf, legends and myths, adventure, good versus evil, supernatural, martial arts, murder, animal attack, monster, investigation ...
Time: 18th century
Place: france, europe, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
House of Forbidden Secrets (2013)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Jacob Hunt has had some very bad breaks in life. His wife left him, his friends have all abandoned him, and his children barely see him! Jacob has been given an amazing gift and the chance he needs to get back on his feet and start anew. Jacob has ...
Style: satanic
Plot: prostitute, priest, demonic possession, gore, death
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.2
 2K
Mad Cowgirl (2006)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A woman, who is dying of a brain disorder, begins a surreal journey which descends into violence.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, surreal, serious, rough ...
Plot: mental illness, obsession, crimes, sex addict, family relations, gory, siblings relations, tv show, losing-it hero, alternate reality, murder, schizophrenia ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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 6.7
 202
Mad Love (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: 1959. Guilty of a double-murder, a man is beheaded. At the bottom of the basket that just welcomed it, the head of the dead man tells his story: everything was going so well! Admired priest, great lover - his earthly paradise seemed to have no end. ...
Style: psychological, touching, unusual plot structure, rough, suspenseful
Plot: unwanted pregnancy, first person narration, murder, priest, death, little girl, fall in love, pregnant teenager, narration from the grave, motorcycle accident, guillotine, sex with a priest ...
Time: 50s, year 1959, 1950s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.4
 1K
Hipnos (2004)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Dr Sánchez Blanch owns and operates a psychiatric hospital where he specializes in hypnotizing his severely emotionally disturbed patients.
Style: psychological, serious, mind bending, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: doctor, mysterious character, supernatural, losing-it hero, isolation, mental illness, hospital, hypnosis, mind game, mental institution, ghost, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: belgium, brussels, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.1
 917
Ghostkeeper (1982)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A group of three friends on a snowmobiling trip find themselves stranded at an abandoned lodge isolated in the mountains. They discover that an old woman resides in the hotel, along with an evil entity that she is keeping in the basement.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: snow, murder, winter, haunted house, hotel, suffocation, corpse, accidental death, axe, occult, impalement, candle ...
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
It Rains in My Village (1968)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Yugoslavia, France
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A bizarre and tragic love story involving swineherd, village fool, teacher and an agricultural pilot. The story unfolds in a remote village in the communist ruled Yugoslavia at the down of Soviet occupation of Czechoslovakia in 1968.
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: village, small town, small town life, village life, vengeance, alcohol abuse, love and romance, life is a bitch, society, clergy, mentally challenged, couples ...
Time: 60s
Place: former yugoslavia, yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.4
 25K
Ghostland (2018)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A mother of two inherits a home from her aunt. On the first night in the new home she is confronted with murderous intruders and fights for her daughters' lives. Sixteen years later the daughters reunite at the house, and that is when things ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, psychological, scary, tense ...
Plot: nightmare, violence, insanity, home invasion, danger, torture, escape, blood, doll, sister sister relationship, mother daughter relationship, female protagonist ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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 6.9
 1K
Savage Souls (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Belgium, Switzerland
Duration: 120 min.
Story: At a wake one night in 1945, a group of aged women recall the life of one of their number. Sixty years before, Thérèse was barely 20 years old when she eloped with her boyfriend, Firmin, a blacksmith, to Châtillon, a town in Provence. Here, she ...
Style: serious, touching, captivating
Plot: female bonding, young love, financial problem, manipulation, femme fatale, marriage, loss of loved one, funeral, restaurant, cigar smoking, snow, death ...
Time: 1880s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.7
 715
The Birch Tree (1967)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Beautiful but ailing girl is married to a harsh man who doesn't care for her. Only after she dies does he realize that he actually loves her.
Plot: village, dysfunctional marriage, baby, death, marriage, terminal illness, countryside, forest ranger, death in the family
Place: croatia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Wind Blows Round (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The aging, conservative population of a small, sleepy village in the Italian Alps are surprised to see that a former French professor has settled there with his young wife and their three children to produce goat cheese, in order to escape the ...
Plot: village, language, cheese, goat, false accusation, suicide, mountain, church, fight, family relations, villager, snow ...
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
To Kill a Priest (1988)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A young priest speaks out against the Communist regime in Poland and is killed for it.
Style: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful, captivating
Plot: priest, secret police, state affairs, clergy, against the odds, human spirit, legal action, politics, life is a bitch, injustice, working class, political activist ...
Time: 80s
Place: poland, europe, holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.1
 463
The Demon (1963)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Purif, a young peasant from South Italy, is suspected of being a witch possessed by a demon. All of the village is hostile to her sorcerous activity. The girl will be preserved from the community, meeting with a tragic and violent death.
Plot: nun, cruelty, superstition, violence, mental illness, shepherd, exorcism, dead cat, illusion, sex scene, fire, murder ...
Place: southern italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.5
 9K
Dracula (1979)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Romanticized adaptation of Bram Stoker's 1897 classic. Set in 1913 England, the bloodsucking, but handsome, charming and seductive, Count Dracula seeks an immortal bride.
Style: gothic, atmospheric, scary, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: vampire, vampire human love, dracula, countryside, gothic horror, supernatural, imaginary, palaces castles and temples, danger, deadly, immortality, village ...
Time: 19th century, edwardian era, 1910s, victorian era, 1920s
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
L'arbre de les cireres (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The story takes place between December 1994 and February 1995 in a small village near Valencia, Spain, where the lives of four people - a child, a thief and two doctors - intersect. At the same time, the great love of one woman's life suddenly ...
Plot: youth, thief, tree, love, grandmother, mountain, village, doctor, countryside
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%