Movies like Kippur

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Kippur (2000)
 6.2
 2K
Kippur (2000)
Original name: Kipor
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Israel, France
Duration: 117 min.
Story: The film takes place in 1973 during the Yom Kippur War in which Egypt and Syria launched attacks in Sinai and the Golan Heights. The story is told from the perspective of Israeli soldiers. We are led by Weinraub and his friend Ruso on a day that begins with quiet city streets, but ends with death, destruction and devastation of both body and mind. Various scenes are awash in the surreal, as Weinraub's head hangs out over a rescue helicopter's open door, watching with tranquil desperation as the earth passes beneath, the overpowering whir of the blades creating a hypnotic state. It is not a traditional blood, guts and glory film. There are no men in battle, only the rescue crew trying to pick up the broken pieces.
Style: tense, disturbing, rough, serious, realistic, atmospheric, bleak, gloomy
Plot: rescue, soldier, military life, military, life is a bitch, battle zone, realism, jewish, sex scene, helicopter, israeli army, war, anti war, tank, wounded soldier, autobiography, wound, helicopter crash, war injury, casualty of war, war zone, rescue team, danger, injury, stretcher ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1973
Place: israel, middle east, egypt, syria

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, bleak and rough films with plots about military, war, soldier, military life, danger, battles and life is a bitch mostly in Drama, War and History genres. Some movies like Kippur: Lebanon (2009), Greenery Will Bloom Again (2014), Beneath Hill 60 (2010), Fires on the Plain (2014), Two Fingers from Sidon (1986). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Lebanon (2009)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Israel, France, Germany, UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: June, 1982 - The First Lebanon War. A lone tank and a paratroopers platoon are dispatched to search a hostile town - a simple mission that turns into a nightmare. The four members of a tank crew find themselves in a violent situation that they ...
Style: disturbing, atmospheric, psychological, suspenseful, sincere ...
Plot: military, war, tank, mission gone awry, military life, leadership, confined, sergeant, deathtrap, lebanese, behind enemy lines, battle zone ...
Time: 80s, year 1982, 20th century
Place: lebanon, middle east, big ben london
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Greenery Will Bloom Again (2014)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 80 min.
Story: World War I, Italian north-eastern front after the 1917 bloody battles on the Altipiano. A group of soldiers face the difficulty of war in a story that unfolds in the space of one night. Events follow one after the other without any kind of pattern: ...
Style: atmospheric, realistic, serious, bleak, stylized ...
Plot: world war one, soldier, anti war, military, battle zone, introspection, military life, life is a bitch, war, dealing with death, battles, mountain ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s, year 1917
Place: italy
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100%
Beneath Hill 60 (2010)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Australia
Duration: 122 min.
Story: The true story of Australia's cat-and-mouse underground mine warfare – one of the most misunderstood, misrepresented and mystifying conflicts of WW I. It was a secret struggle BENEATH the Western Front that combined daring engineering, ...
Style: tense, serious, realistic, emotional, bleak ...
Plot: world war one, war, military, human spirit, hopes, soldier, tunnel, life is a bitch, heroes, brutality, trench warfare, british military ...
Time: year 1916, 1910s, 20th century
Place: belgium, europe, australia, germany
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Fires on the Plain (2014)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Japan
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In the final days of World War II, occupying Japanese forces in the Philippines face resistance from the local population and the American offensive. The dwindling Japanese soldiers attempt to survive through the horrors of war.
Style: tense, psychological, realistic, atmospheric, captivating ...
Plot: japanese soldier, war, survival, military life, confined, isolation, escapades, world war two, rivalry, graphic violence, life is a bitch, wartime life ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Two Fingers from Sidon (1986)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Israel
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The story of a platoon of Israeli soldiers in Lebanon of 1986, shortly before Israeli withdrawal, and the dilemmas they face in having to fight against Lebanese guerilla in a hostile but civilian area.
Style: realistic, serious, emotional, sincere, suspenseful
Plot: soldier, jewish, realism, war, military, military life, moral dilemma, battle zone, israeli army, israeli soldier, army life
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: israel, middle east, lebanon
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Last Winter (1983)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA, Israel
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Tells the story of two women seeking leads to their missing husbands after the end of the Yom Kippur War (1973). A relationship builds between them when each identified her husband in the same blurred image of a foreign newsreel.
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, disturbing, emotional ...
Plot: journalism, life is a bitch, military, soldier, war, friends, military life, friendship, destiny, anti war, captivity, skinny dipping ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Witnesses (2003)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Croatia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Set amid the atrocities of war in the Balkans, Witnesses is retold, Rashomon-style, from various characters' viewpoints, adding new information about the complexity of war and humanity. Beginning inside a rustic house with a woman in black ...
Style: rough, disturbing, serious, tense, bleak ...
Plot: military, murder, soldier, police investigation, investigation, kidnapping, crimes, criminal heroes, war, human nature, amateur detective, political unrest ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: europe, croatia, former yugoslavia, serbia
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46%
Battle for Haditha (2007)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: An investigation of the massacre of 24 men, women and children in Haditha, Iraq allegedly shot by 4 U.S. Marines in retaliation for the death of a U.S. Marine killed by a roadside bomb. The movie follows the story of the Marines of Kilo Company, an ...
Style: tense, disturbing, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: iraq war, marine, war, military, attack, soldier, military life, culture clash, desert, vengeance, society, occupation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, year 2005
Place: iraq, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Everyman's War (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: No one in high command believed that German forces would attack in the sub zero temperatures and near blizzard conditions. As the pre-dawn attack comes, with communications down Sgt. Smith is left with no choice but to make his way through enemy ...
Style: uplifting, serious, rough, realistic
Plot: world war two, military, soldier, against the odds, military life, battle zone, infantrymen, heroes, small town, war, historical event, battles ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
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1939 Battle of Westerplatte (2013)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Poland, Lithuania
Duration: 118 min.
Story: This harrowing war film is an epic dramatization of the first battle of World War II. The Battle of Westerplatte that began on 1 September 1939 will forever be remembered as the one that announced the beginning of the Second World War in Europe. ...
Style: tense, realistic, serious, bleak, gloomy
Plot: world war two, soldier, military, battles, war, against the odds, heroic mission, battle zone, beach, battleship, attack, surrender ...
Time: 20th century, year 1939, 1930s
Place: poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Lost Battalion (2001)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: Luxembourg, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Fact-based war drama about an American battalion of over 500 men which gets trapped behind enemy lines in the Argonne Forest in October 1918 France during the closing weeks of World War I. Based on a true story, The Lost Battalion is set in 1918 ...
Style: serious, rough, bleak, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war one, war, survival, military, military life, leadership, heroes, soldier, heroic mission, battle zone, trench warfare, siege ...
Time: 1910s, year 1918, 20th century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.7
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Kedma (2002)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Italy, Israel, France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In May 1948, shortly before the creation of the State of Israel, hundreds of immigrants from across Europe arrive in Palestine--only to risk arrest by British troops.
Style: disturbing, serious, realistic, tense, gloomy ...
Plot: survival, culture clash, tragic love, military, state affairs, hopes, life is a bitch, political unrest, escapades, starting over, against humanity, society ...
Time: 1940s, post world war two
Place: israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough
Plot: iraq war, racism, assassination, military, soldier, battles, life is a bitch, state affairs, journalism, terrorism, media, spy ...
Time: contemporary
Place: middle east, iraq
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Nothing to Report (1973)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: France, Italy, Tunisia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In 1956, the professional army of France lacks the manpower to keep the peace in Algeria, the colony which the country is determined to hold on to at any price. For this reason, reservists are called up and subject to an intense period of training ...
Style: captivating, tense, serious, realistic, rough ...
Plot: soldier, prostitute, train, male nudity, deserter, military training, mutiny, pacifist, idealist, anti war protest, french army, execution ...
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Company K (2004)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
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Time: 20th century, 1930s, year 1917
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Go Tell the Spartans (1978)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
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Style: serious, rough, realistic, bleak, gloomy ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A searing portrait of war and prejudice, 'Only the Brave' takes you on a haunting journey into the hearts and minds of the forgotten heroes of WWII - the Japanese-American 100th/442nd.
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war two, military, battles, soldier, survival, military life, society, war, daring rescue, heroic mission, battle zone, infantrymen ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: italy, europe, france, usa, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Profession of Arms (2001)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Italy, France, Germany, Bulgaria
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In autumn of 1526, the Emperor, Charles V, sends his German landsknechts led by Georg von Frundsberg to march towards Rome. The inferior papal armies, commanded by Giovanni de'Medici, try to chase them in the midst of a harsh winter. ...
Style: serious, realistic, psychological, epic
Plot: soldier, renaissance, leadership, military, military life, life is a bitch, betrayal, battles, war, winter, italian history, medieval ...
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Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Genre: Drama, War
Country: Israel
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Eli is an Israeli soldier who manages to escape from a notorious Arab prison. He makes it back to Israel, where he finds Beno, another soldier who had spent 2 years of horror in the same prison. They organize a rescue operation against the prison. ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: world war two, arab, prison, soldier, rescue mission, heroic mission, captivity, heroes, military, war, confined, escapades ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: israel, middle east, syria
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Burnt by the Sun 2: Citadel (2011)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Russia
Duration: 157 min.
Story: The final part of Mikhalkov's trilogy about Divisional Commander Kotov finds him returning home during World War II having been betrayed, narrowly escaped execution for treason and nearly reduced to dust in a prison camp. Only to discover that ...
Style: realistic, atmospheric, stylized, serious, epic ...
Plot: world war two, soldier, life is a bitch, wartime life, dishonesty, war, family problems, battles, injustice, family relations, battle zone, military ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, year 1943
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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20 Cigarettes (2010)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Based on director Aureliano Amadei's 2003 experiences in Iraq, 20 Cigarettes is the gripping story of a twenty-eight year old anarchist and anti-war activist who receives an offer to fly to Iraq as assistant director on a film about the Italian ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspense, captivating, disturbing ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 8.1
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Platoon (1986)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: As a young and naive recruit in Vietnam, Chris Taylor faces a moral crisis when confronted with the horrors of war and the duality of man.
Style: rough, realistic, disturbing, epic, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vietnam war, military, soldier, battlefield, battles, combat, jungle warfare, jungle, squad, war, anti war, war crime ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 4.2
 1K
The Patrol (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: UK, Morocco
Duration: 83 min.
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Style: tense, psychological, realistic, disturbing, captivating ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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 6.8
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84C MoPic (1989)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A cameraman embedded with a reconnaissance patrol charts their mission across territory controlled by the Vietnamese. An impressively naturalistic Vietnam film. Impressive performance by unknown actors in this low-budget Vietnam drama. The story is ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, bleak, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 60s
Place: vietnam, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 7.5
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Stalingrad (1993)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Germany
Duration: 134 min.
Story: "Stalingrad" follows the progress of a German Platoon through the brutal fighting of the Battle of Stalingrad. After having half their number wiped out and after being placed under the command of a sadistic Captain, the Lieutenant of the ...
Style: realistic, rough, gloomy, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: world war two, war, survival, german, nazism, russian, soldier, wehrmacht, eastern front, starvation, battles, military life ...
Time: 1940s, year 1942, year 1943, 20th century
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27%
A Soldier's Sweetheart (1998)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: An Army medic brings his girlfriend to stay with him at an out of the way Vietnam outpost in 1967, the woman disappears one day and he begins searching for her.
Style: serious, realistic, disturbing, rough, bleak ...
Plot: vietnam war, soldier, military, buddies, society, journalism, war, orphan, daring rescue, environmentalism, friends, battles ...
Time: 20th century
Place: vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.7
 97
Chaco (2020)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Argentina, Bolivia
Duration: 80 min.
Story: In 1934, Bolivia is at war with Paraguay. Liborio and Ticona and other Bolivian indigenous soldiers are lost in the hell of the Chaco, under the commandment of German Captain Kundt. They're looking for the Paraguayan enemy that they ...
Style: intense, captivating, realistic, serious
Plot: soldier, explosions, defeat, battle zone, army, fight, bittersweet, wartime life, patriotism, wartime, murder, death ...
Time: 20th century, year 1934
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.1
 800
Time to Kill (1989)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: 1936, Italian army is invading Ethiopia. Lieutenant Silvestri suffering toothache decides to reach the nearest camp hospital. But the lorry has an accident and stop near a rock, so Silvestri continues by walk. On his way he meets and rapes a ...
Style: rough, disturbing, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: hospital, murder, crimes, military, soldier, investigation, world war two, italian history, italian army, nudity (full frontal - brief), graphic violence, war ...
Time: year 1936, pre world war two
Place: ethiopia, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Inbetween Worlds (2014)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Jesper is a soldier in the German army, who reports for a new tour of duty in Afghanistan. His unit is to protect a village from the Taliban.
Style: realistic, serious, psychological, tense, captivating ...
Plot: soldier, translator, war, culture clash, wartime life, gain trust, friendship, battle zone, military, murder, village, military base ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s, contemporary
Place: afghanistan, pakistan, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.0
 231
Texas '46 (2002)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Based on a true story its the untold story of Italian World War II POW"S in Jan 1946. Luca Zingaretti stars as one of over 50,000 Italian Prisoners of War detained at POW camps in the U.S. Roy Schneider stars as Colonel Gartner, the Commander ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, disturbing, captivating ...
Plot: fascism, world war two, military, military life, prison life, confined, isolation, wartime life, captivity, genocide, society, prison ...
Time: 1940s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%