Movies like Vision

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Vision
Original name: Vision - Aus dem Leben der Hildegard von Bingen
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Hildegard von Bingen was truly a woman ahead of her time. A visionary in every sense of the word, this famed 12th-century Benedictine nun was a Christian mystic, composer, philosopher, playwright, poet, naturalist, scientist, physician, herbalist and ecological activist.
Style: atmospheric, serious, emotional, captivating, sincere
Plot: clergy, prodigy, monastery, against the rules, feminism, religions or cults, gender, hopes, society, power relations, human nature, idealism, introspection, rebellion, healing power, visionary, convent, nun, chastity belt, german history, emperor, catholic, catholic priest, catholic church, religion ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: europe, germany, rome italy
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, emotional and sincere films with plots about society, death, hopes, husband wife relationship, religion, drinking and priest mostly in Drama, Romance and Biography genres. Some movies like Vision: Luther (2003), Pope Joan (2009), Mozart's Sister (2010), Priest (1994), Night Sun (1990). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Luther
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: During the early 16th Century idealistic German monk Martin Luther, disgusted by the materialism in the church, begins the dialogue that will lead to the Protestant Reformation.
Style: emotional, serious, factual, uplifting, realistic ...
Plot: catholicism, idealism, politics, christian, christianity, religion, rebellion, mentor, german, revolution, clergy, god ...
Time: 16th century, 1930s, renaissance, 1500s
Place: germany, europe, england, egypt, rome italy
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Pope Joan
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, UK, Italy, Spain
Duration: 149 min.
Story: A 9th century woman of English extraction born in the German city of Ingelheim disguises herself as a man and rises through the Vatican ranks.
Style: captivating, serious, realistic
Plot: clergy, hidden identity, destiny, vatican, pope, gender bending, religions or cults, society, gender, monk, rise to the top, ambition ...
Time: middle ages
Place: germany, europe, italy, rome italy
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Mozart's Sister
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A re-imagined account of the early life of Maria Anna 'Nannerl' Mozart, five years older than Wolfgang and a musical prodigy in her own right.
Style: serious, gloomy, touching, realistic
Plot: musician's life, palaces castles and temples, performer's life, prodigy, against the rules, follow your dream, artists and showbiz, harpsichord, royal court, hopes, feminism, youth ...
Time: 18th century
Place: europe, english channel, brussels belgium, versailles, paris france
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System:   67%
    User:   72%
 
 7.1
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Priest
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Father Greg Pilkington is torn between his call as a conservative Catholic priest and his secret life as a homosexual with a gay lover, frowned upon by the Church. Upon hearing the confession of a young girl of her incestuous father, Greg enters an ...
Style: touching, serious, disturbing, realistic, sexual ...
Plot: gay, sexual abuse, incest, catholicism, homosexuality, religion, guilt, male nudity, gays and lesbians, sex, conservative, relationships ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, europe, liverpool, iraq
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System:   66%
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 7.1
 563
Night Sun
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, France, Germany
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Based on Leo Tolstoy's novel, Father Sergius, Night Sun stars Julian Sands as Sergio, a nobleman in 18th-century Italy who is expected to marry a duchess, Nastassja Kinski. Upon learning that she was previously the King's mistress, Sergio ...
Style: serious, sincere, realistic, atmospheric, gloomy
Plot: human nature, introspection, redemption, society, downfall, couple relations, social differences, religions or cults, hopes, couples, life is a bitch, solitude ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century
Place: europe, italy, naples italy
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Becket
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 148 min.
Story: King Henry II of England has trouble with the Church. When the Archbishop of Canterbury dies, he has a brilliant idea. Rather than appoint another pious cleric loyal to Rome and the Church, he will appoint his old drinking and wenching buddy, Thomas ...
Style: clever, talky, realistic, tense, epic ...
Plot: betrayal, friendship, drinking, murder, mentor, unlikely friendships, bishop, intrigue, church, runaway, complex characters, dialogue ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: england, europe, california, france
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 7.1
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Violette
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 139 min.
Story: Born out of wedlock early in the last century, Violette Leduc meets Simone de Beauvoir in postwar Saint-Germain-des-Près. An intense lifelong relationship develops between the two women authors, based on Violette's quest for freedom through ...
Style: sincere, serious, captivating, realistic
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Time: 20th century, year 1964, year 1972, 1960s, 1940s ...
Place: europe, france, paris france
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System:   56%
    User:   65%
 
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The Sea Inside
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: Spain, France, Italy
Duration: 125 min.
Story: The Sea Inside is about Spaniard Ramón Sampedro, who fought a 30-year campaign to win the right to end his life with dignity. It is the story of Ramón’s relationships with two women: Julia a lawyer who supports his cause, and Rosa, a local woman ...
Style: touching, emotional, realistic, serious, heartbreaking ...
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Time: 20th century, 60s, 90s, 1960s, 1990s
Place: spain, europe, barcelona, galicia
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    User:   67%
 
 6.7
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Creation
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A psychological, heart-wrenching love story that provides a unique and inside look at Charles Darwin. Torn between faith and science, he struggles to finish his legendary book "On the Origin of the Species," which goes on to become the ...
Style: emotional, serious, sincere, realistic, dramatic ...
Plot: evolution, science, religion, death, storytelling, atheism, christian, philosophy, chase, guilt, couple relations, god ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1800s, 1850s
Place: england, europe
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System:   55%
    User:   60%
 
Before Night Falls
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Spanning several decades, this powerful biopic offers a glimpse into the life of famed Cuban poet and novelist Reinaldo Arenas, an artist who was vilified for his homosexuality in Fidel Castro's Cuba.
Style: atmospheric, bleak, serious, touching, melancholic ...
Plot: writer's life, gay, homosexuality, artist, aids, revolution, idealism, childhood, male nudity, freedom, poetry, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 70s, 80s, year 1958 ...
Place: cuba, latin america, new york, havana cuba, caribbean
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    User:   58%
 
 8.2
 34K
Andrei Rublev
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 165 min.
Story: An expansive Russian drama, this film focuses on the life of revered religious icon painter Andrei Rublev. Drifting from place to place in a tumultuous era, the peace-seeking monk eventually gains a reputation for his art. But after Rublev witnesses ...
Style: atmospheric, epic, stylized, realistic, serious ...
Plot: artist, russian, art, monastery, creativity, religion, prodigy, betrayal, existentialism, introspection, childhood, poetry ...
Time: 15th century, middle ages, 1400s
Place: russia, moscow russia
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System:   54%
    User:   55%
 
 7.5
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Amazing Grace
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The true story of William Wilberforce's courageous quest to end the British slave trade. Although meeting intense opposition, his minister, John Newton, urges him to see the cause through.
Style: emotional, serious, captivating, realistic, sincere ...
Plot: politics, slavery, mentor, friendship, freedom, corruption, revolution, blindness, period piece, drinking, society, british ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century, victorian, 1930s, 1790s ...
Place: england, london, europe, france, africa ...
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 7.4
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Ida
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland, Denmark, France, UK
Duration: 82 min.
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Style: bleak, stylized, atmospheric, emotional, serious ...
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Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: poland, europe, mine, denmark
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    User:   62%
 
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The Children of the Century
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 135 min.
Story: True tale of the tumultuous love affair between two French literary icons of the 19th Century, novelist George Sand and poet Alfred de Musset. But their affair falls apart during an excursion to Venice, Italy where Musset is distracted by drugs and ...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, sexual
Plot: fall in love, writer's life, romance, couple relations, destructive relationship, infidelity, forbidden love, love affair, tragic love, artists and showbiz, feminism, love and romance ...
Time: 19th century, 1820s, 1830s
Place: europe, france, venice, italy, florence italy ...
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Desert Flower
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK, Germany, Austria, France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The autobiography of a Somalian nomad who was sold in marriage at 13, fled from Africa a while later to become finally an American supermodel and is now at the age of 38, the UN spokeswoman against female genital mutilation.
Style: emotional, serious, captivating, realistic, thought provoking ...
Plot: immigrants, rising to stardom, feminism, human spirit, idealism, introspection, supermodel, injustice, hopes, society, gender, sexual abuse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: africa, somalia, england, europe
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System:   48%
    User:   45%
 
Madame Bovary
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Bored with the limited and tedious nature of provincial life in 19th-century France, the fierce and sensual Emma Bovary finds herself in calamitous debt and purses scandalous sexual liaisons with absolute abandon. However, when her volatile ...
Style: serious, gloomy, realistic, talky, romantic ...
Plot: infidelity, greed, tragic hero, book, destiny, adaptation, couple relations, village, destructive relationship, fight scenes, period piece, dull life ...
Time: 19th century, 1850s
Place: europe, france, normandy, london, switzerland
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Brother Sun, Sister Moon
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: UK, Italy
Duration: 121 min.
Story: This is a dramatization of events in the life of St. Francis of Assisi from before his conversion experience through his audience with the pope, including his friendship with St. Clare.
Style: touching, emotional, serious, uplifting, realistic ...
Plot: male nudity, idealism, freedom, clergy, catholicism, mentor, human nature, god, destiny, jesus, life philosophy, life ...
Time: middle ages
Place: europe, italy, jerusalem, rome italy
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System:   45%
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From a Far Country
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Italy, UK, Poland
Duration: 140 min.
Story: The film is a biography of Pope John Paul II. It starts in 1926 when the boy Karol Wojtila was celebrating Christmas with his father in Poland. Some years later Nazi Germany attacks Poland and invades the country while Wojtila seeks refuge at the ...
Style: bleak, serious, emotional, realistic, gloomy ...
Plot: clergy, human spirit, idealism, rebelliousness, church, anti semitism, genocide, holocaust, politics, political unrest, wartime life, religions or cults ...
Time: 30s, 40s, 50s, 60s, 70s ...
Place: europe, germany, poland, warsaw poland, rome italy
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System:   45%
    User:   49%
 
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The Nun
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 135 min.
Story: In eighteenth-century France, a girl is forced against her will to take vows as a nun. Three mothers superior treat her in radically different ways, ranging from maternal concern, to sadistic persecution, to lesbian desire.
Style: atmospheric, serious, gloomy, realistic, emotional ...
Plot: clergy, convent, innocence lost, religions or cults, monastery, new wave, dishonesty, village, society, youth, nun, suicide ...
Time: 18th century
Place: europe, france
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System:   43%
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Hadewijch
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A troubled young woman is thrown out of a convent and forms a relationship with a radical Muslim.
Style: serious, sentimental, sincere, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: human nature, friendship, religions or cults, hopes, society, youth, clergy, self discovery, convent, terrorist bombing, sleeping nude, koran ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france, middle east, paris france
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System:   42%
    User:   46%
 
The Bridge of San Luis Rey
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Spain, France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The Bridge of San Luis Rey is American author Thornton Wilder's second novel, first published in 1927 to worldwide acclaim. It tells the story of several interrelated people who die in the collapse of an Inca rope-fiber suspension bridge in ...
Style: serious, emotional, realistic
Plot: gory, clergy, survival, haunted by the past, murder, social decay, religions or cults, investigation, bridge, society, destiny, twins ...
Time: 18th century
Place: latin america, peru, andes mountains, spain
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System:   42%
    User:   45%
 
The Best of Youth
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 366 min.
Story: Spanning four decades, from the chaotic 1960s to the present, director Marco Tullio Giordana's passionate epic 'La Meglio Gioventu' follows two Italian brothers through some of the most tumultuous events of recent Italian history.
Style: emotional, realistic, touching, sentimental, epic ...
Plot: idealism, psychiatry, mental illness, hospital, society, death, politics, friendship, siblings relations, tragedy, sacrifice, destiny ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s, 70s, 80s ...
Place: italy, europe, lebanon, palermo italy, oxford university ...
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System:   41%
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Aimee & Jaguar
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance, War
Country: Germany
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Berlin 1943/44 ("The Battle of Berlin"). Felice, an intelligent and courageous Jewish woman who lives under a false name, belongs to an underground organization. Lilly, a devoted mother of four, though an occasional unfaithful wife, is ...
Style: thought provoking, serious, sincere, realistic, emotional ...
Plot: romance, lesbian, homosexuality, love, nazi, german, jewish, prejudice, drinking, gays and lesbians, wartime, nazis ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, year 1943, 1940s
Place: germany, europe, berlin germany
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System:   40%
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Germinal
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Belgium, Italy
Duration: 160 min.
Story: It's mid 19th century, north of France. The story of a coal miner's town. They are exploited by the mine's owner. One day the decide to go on strike, and then the authorities repress them
Style: realistic, emotional, captivating, serious, epic ...
Plot: working class, fighting the system, poverty, revolution, death, parents and children, mining, justice, rich and poor, storytelling, french, period piece ...
Time: 19th century
Place: france, europe, tokyo, flanders, mine
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System:   39%
    User:   37%
 
Love Unto Death
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Elisabeth and Simon have been deeply in love for two months when Simon momentarily dies, but comes back to life. Simon does not want any further medical tests, but the couple are forced to grapple with the possibility of his death. They eventually ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, surreal, thought provoking, emotional ...
Plot: dealing with death, introspection, couple relations, romance, love affair, tragic love, love and romance, unfulfillment, couples, clergy, destiny, religions or cults ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: europe, france
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System:   39%
    User:   36%
 
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Meteora
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, Greece, France
Duration: 82 min.
Story: In a monastery set on the top of sandstone pillars young monk Theodoros and nun Urania find themselves physically drawn to one and other after devoting their lives to the strict rituals and practises of the monasteries. Below them the eternal cycle ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, emotional, realistic, light
Plot: forbidden love, monastery, religions or cults, love and romance, society, love affair, hair, religious icon, mass, sin, impossible love, temptation ...
Time: middle ages
Place: europe, greece
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System:   38%
    User:   40%
 
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Thérèse
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The mesmerizing story of a young girl's romance with God. Her faith, trials, and sacrifices reveal a way of life based on love and simplicity. A contemplative film based on the true story of Saint Therese of Lisieux, the most popular saint of ...
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, stylized, captivating ...
Plot: clergy, convent, human spirit, miraculous event, monastery, religions or cults, church, hopes, society, saint, family relations, obsessive quest ...
Place: europe, france
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System:   38%
    User:   35%
 
Julie Walking Home
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, Canada, Poland, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Julie's son is dying of cancer and her marriage falling apart. She goes to Poland in search of a man who can heal using his hands. Julie finds not only a magical cure for her son, but also comes across a love so pure it begins to heal the ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, emotional, realistic, psychological
Plot: dealing with death, romance, human nature, introspection, infidelity, redemption, child illness, parents and children, pregnancy, true love, terminal illness, betrayal ...
Place: europe, holland, poland, canada
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