Movies like The Guard 1990

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The Guard (1990)
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The Guard (1990)
Original name: Караул
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Young soldiers of the Soviet Internal Troops are brutally bullied during their time of Dedovshchina(hazing). The plot unfolds mostly on board of a prisoner transport rail car guarded by a unit of paramilitary conscripts.
Plot: violence, soldier, youth, train, brutality, soviet army, security guard, male nudity, sauna, murder, firearm, kill, escape, train ride, uniform, prisoner transport

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, realistic, disturbing and psychological films with plots about violence, murder, male nudity, death, brutality, youth and soldier mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like The Guard: Ivin A. (1990), Do It - One! (1990), The Bad Bunch (1973), 100 Days Before the Command (1991), Man-eater (1991). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Ivin A. (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Soldiers of internal troops Ivin A. standing on duty at night, could not shoot escapes bandit and murderer Prince Mishka. The explanatory he wrote that he refused to continue to dispose of another's life.
Plot: river, uniform, military, soldier, soviet army, dream, army, prisoner transport, skinny dipping, flashback, swimming, beach ...
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Do It - One! (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Rookie Alexey Gavrilov gets to a part where there is bullying.
Style: suspense, rough, suspenseful, realistic, harsh ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: army, soviet army, brutality, violence, vengeance, conflict, social relations, brawl, heroes, deception, fight scenes, military uniform ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: ussr
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The Bad Bunch (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A white ex-GI goes to a black ghetto to deliver a letter from his buddy, a black soldier who died in Vietnam. When he arrives there he encounters hostility and trouble from all sides.
Plot: ghetto, hostility, soldier, violence
Place: vietnam
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100 Days Before the Command (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia, Soviet Union
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Visually astonishing, erotically charged and emotionally jarring. '100 Days Before the Command' is Hussein Erkenov's courageous and stinging indictment of communism. Five young Red Army recruits struggle for survival against the ...
Plot: military, soviet army, gay, eroticism, uniform, surrealism, underwater, teenage boy, homosexual subtext, military uniform, male nudity, female nudity ...
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Man-eater (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 169 min.
Story: Kazakhstan. 1954. Copper mines. Concentration camp. In the center of the plot - a revolt which prisoners raised in protest against the inhuman treatment.
Plot: prisoner, murder, lieutenant, camp, terror, power, atrocity, old man, political prisoner, sadism, violence, rebellion ...
Time: year 1954
Place: kazakhstan, soviet union
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Tracks (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A soldier returns from Vietnam on special assignment, accompanying the body of his friend by train to California for burial. During the trip, he falls in love with a gentle college student. But their relationship is shattered by his flashbacks to ...
Style: serious, realistic, gloomy, psychological, contemplative
Plot: soldier, train, homecoming, friendship, military, buddies, mentally unstable, friends, battles, psychopath, mental illness, college ...
Place: vietnam, usa, california, asia
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Woyzeck (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Having fathered an illegitimate child with his lover, Marie, feckless soldier Franz Woyzeck takes odd jobs around his small town to provide some extra money for them. One of them is volunteering for experiments conducted by a local doctor, who puts ...
Style: bleak, disturbing, atmospheric, psychological, tense ...
Plot: murder, military, soldier, obsession, crimes, deadly, fighting the system, love affair, military life, infidelity, society, unlikely criminals ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 1920s
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Eastern Drift (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Lithuania, Russia
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A thriller about a crook who efforts to get out of the business could cost him his life. Gena is a drug runner who has grown tired of the violence and unpredictability of his life, and he decides it's time to go straight. Gena plans one last ...
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The Year of the Tiger (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A prison inmate escapes from his wrecked penitentiary during Chile's February 2010 earthquake.
Style: psychological, tense, disturbing, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: prison, escape, violence, convict, brutality, escaped prisoner, tsunami, freedom, devastation, prison escape, free will, reformatory ...
Time: year 2010
Place: chile
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The Birdwatcher (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A young fanatic bird-watcher spends a summer on an islet in the Nortern-Sea with his assistant. Rough nature, hidden feelings.
Plot: bird watching, male nudity, female nudity, male female relationship, sauna, island
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The Law and the Fist (1964)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 90 min.
Story: At the end of World War Two, Polish people move to the western lands vacated by Germans. But some ruthless profiteers pose as government representatives and intend to make off with loot from a deserted town they took over. One honest man stands up ...
Plot: world war two, drinking alcohol, post war, gun, death, train, ghost town, drinking, murder, shooting, death by gunshot, violence
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Place: poland
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1915 (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Exactly 100 years after the Armenian Genocide, a theatre director stages a play to bring the ghosts of the past back to life.
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, sad, rough
Plot: armenian genocide, armenian, theater, soldier, life is a bitch, society, culture clash, family, violence, brutality, international, theatre production ...
Time: year 1915
Place: ottoman empire, armenia, turkey, los angeles
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Glue Sniffer (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: Venezuela, Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Oliver flees from abuse of his family and seeks refuge in the violent streets of Caracas, where survival is only possible in an environment of corruption, crime and sniffing glue to escape hunger, like other children in the same situation. Soon, the ...
Plot: homelessness, violence, drug traffic, police corruption, police brutality, domestic violence, street kid, survival, police, misery, gun, street life ...
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Für den unbekannten Hund (2007)
Genre: Drama
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Duration: 107 min.
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Leave Us Alone (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 82 min.
Story: For children it was an exciting adventure. But for adults it became a shocking revelation...
Plot: hunting, train, tent, murder, chase, violence, bare breasts, blond boy, first love, cooking, homoeroticism, cruelty ...
Place: denmark
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Zero Day (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Two troubled adolescents chronicle the events that ultimately lead up to a terrifying assault on their school.
Style: disturbing, psychological, rough, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: school shooting, vengeance, friendship, high school, murder, violence, brutality, juvenile delinquency, teenage life, kids in trouble, youth, suicide ...
Time: contemporary, 80s, 70s
Place: california
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Butterfly in Grey (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Thailand
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Dao returns home and finds her fiance in bed with another woman. She shoots them dead on the spot. She is sentenced to 10 years in prison. She gets out eventually and stays with a friend who runs an escort service and learns that women are even ...
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Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 111 min.
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Country: France
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Style: realistic, suspense, captivating, touching, suspenseful
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Plot: train, flashback, drink, seduction, neighbor, apartment building, teenager, murder, small town, death, grave, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
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Style: tense, disturbing, psychological, sincere, captivating ...
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Wild Awakening (2016)
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Transit (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: After a graffiti artist loses his brother and fellow partner-in-crime to the hands of a vigilante killer he vows to give up graffiti forever. That lasts until he hooks up with his best friend, a tag-banger out to make a name for himself.
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White Shadow (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Tanzania, Germany, Italy
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Since 2008, albinos in Tanzania have become human targets. Witch doctors offer huge sums of cash for their body parts to be used in magic potions. From 2008 to 2010, more than 200 witch-doctor inspired murders occurred. As a local saying goes: ...
Style: disturbing, serious, realistic, suspense, touching ...
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When No One Would Listen (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
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The Public (2018)
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Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
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