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The Lark Farm (2007)
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The Lark Farm (2007)
Original name: La masseria delle allodole
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Italy, Bulgaria, Spain, France, Germany
Duration: 122 min.
Story: The Lark Farm is set in a small Turkish town in 1915. It deals with the genocide of Armenians, looking closely at the fortunes, or rather, misfortunes of one wealthy Armenian family.
Style: gloomy, captivating, emotional, realistic
Plot: genocide, deportation, desert, family relations, life is a bitch, love and romance, fall in love, moral dilemma, wartime life, disorder, siblings relations, life turned upside down, against humanity, smuggling, escape, mass murder, world war one, survivor, armenian, armenian genocide
Time: 20th century, 20s, year 1915
Place: armenia, middle east, turkey, ottoman empire

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, captivating and emotional films with plots about wartime life, life is a bitch, society, love and romance, family relations, state affairs and political unrest mostly in Drama, History and War genres. Some movies like The Lark Farm: Waiting for the Clouds (2003), Miral (2010), 120 (2008), Two Hearts as One (2014), The Viceroys (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Waiting for the Clouds (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey, France, Germany, Greece
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ayse/Eleni who is a member of a Greek family in Turkey is forced to immigrate from Trabzon to Mersin in her early ages. However, the events that happen cause her to face her own past.
Style: emotional, serious, captivating, epic, realistic ...
Plot: identity, ocean or sea, golden years, love and romance, village life, elderly lovers, family relations, elderly, deportation, village, alienation
Time: 20th century, 20s
Place: greece, turkey
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95%
 6.3
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Miral (2010)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: France, Israel, Italy, India, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A drama centered on an orphaned Palestinian girl growing up in the wake of the first Arab-Israeli war who finds herself drawn into the conflict.
Style: emotional, stylized, serious, realistic, gloomy ...
Plot: orphan, terrorism, politics, rebelliousness, society, youth, fall in love, human spirit, political unrest, refugees, rebellion, idealism ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 1940s, 1990s, 1960s
Place: israel, middle east, palestinian authority, palestine
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
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120 (2008)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Turkey
Duration: 114 min.
Story: During the Sarikamis Battle, the Ottoman army runs out of ammunition and appeals to the people of Van for help, who happen to have supplies. However, the First World War is on and all men are fighting at four corners of the empire and therefore can ...
Style: serious, captivating, realistic, based on true events
Plot: genocide, school, military, siblings relations, fictional reality, war, against humanity, church, battles, mountain, village, child soldier ...
Place: turkey, ottoman empire
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
Two Hearts as One (2014)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Turkey
Duration: 126 min.
Story: A look inside the story of two newlyweds who are parted from each other and spend the next half-century of their lives trying to reunite.
Style: captivating, exciting, emotional, serious, stylized ...
Plot: love and romance, wartime life, life is a bitch, war, love affair, wedding, school, marriage, world war two, husband wife reunion, jumping from a train, baby ...
Time: 40s, 90s, 20th century, 1940s, 1990s ...
Place: kazakhstan, turkey, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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The Viceroys (2007)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Italy, Spain, Germany, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, emotional
Plot: politics, downfall, family life, royal family, dishonesty, political unrest, intrigue, society, revolution, rivalry, unfulfillment, family relations ...
Time: 19th century
Place: sicily, italy, europe, sicily italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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Wild Flower (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France, Germany
Duration: 119 min.
Story: The Benedetti family's wealth comes from gold stolen from the French army during the 18th century. When Jean (Michael Vartan), the lieutenant guarding the coins -- and lover of Elisabette Benedetti (Galatea Ranzi) -- is executed for a crime he ...
Style: realistic, serious, emotional
Plot: wartime life, tragic love, haunted by the past, infidelity, vengeance, siblings relations, parents and children, wrongfully committed, love and romance, family relations, curses spells and rituals, fall in love ...
Place: italy, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Trilogy: The Weeping Meadow (2004)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: Greece, France, Italy, Germany
Duration: 170 min.
Story: This is the first film of Theo Angelopoulos' trilogy. The story starts in 1919 with some greek refugees from Odessa arriving somewhere near Thessaloniki. Among these people are two small kids, Alexis and Eleni. Eleni is an orphan and she is ...
Style: gloomy, touching, sentimental, sincere, emotional ...
Plot: village, adoption, exile, communism, holocaust, tragic love, parents and children, unfulfilled love, village life, rainy, wartime life, immigrants ...
Time: 20s, year 1945, 1920s, 1940s, 1930s
Place: greece, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Waiting for Heaven (2006)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Hungary, Turkey
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Eflatun is a master miniature artist who's living in 17th century Istanbul. One day, he's taken to the vizier's mansion by force. There he learns that Danyal, one of the Ottoman princes who has ignited an insurrection, is arrested in ...
Style: epic, realistic, captivating, exciting, serious
Plot: military, battles, rebellion, fall in love, political unrest, love affair, disorder, rivalry, rebelliousness, society, fight for supremacy, state affairs ...
Time: 17th century
Place: turkey, ottoman empire
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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The War Between Us (1995)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In World War II British Columbia, Canada, a Japanese immigrant family has to endure the racist Canadian policy of being interned and their property confiscated as "enemy aliens". At the same time, a white Canadian family has to deal with ...
Style: disturbing, realistic, serious, bleak, captivating
Plot: deportation, racism, war, immigrants, society, wartime life, world war two, ice hockey, political oppression, internment camp, kimono, suicide by drowning
Time: 40s, 20th century, 1940s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Time That Remains (2009)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: UK, Italy, Belgium, France, Palestine
Duration: 109 min.
Story: An examination of the creation of the state of Israel in 1948 through to the present day.[Synopsis from the director, courtesy of Cannes Film Festival] : "The Time That Remains" is a semi biographic film, in four historic episodes, about a ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, thought provoking, touching, offbeat ...
Plot: political unrest, family life, society, life is a bitch, parents and children, wartime life, state affairs, unfulfillment, family relations, politics
Time: 20th century, 21st century, contemporary, 40s
Place: middle east, israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.3
 5K
The Cut (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, Mystery, War
Country: Germany, France, Italy, Russia, Poland, Canada, Turkey, Jordan
Duration: 138 min.
Story: In 1915 a man survives the Armenian genocide in the Ottoman Empire, but loses his family, speech and faith. One night he learns that his twin daughters may be alive, and goes on a quest to find them.
Plot: forceful separation, armenian genocide, charlie chaplin, twin sisters, voyage, blacksmith, diaspora, desert, refugee, mute, mass murder, armenian ...
Time: year 1915
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⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Green Room (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Based on the Henry James short story "The Altar of the Dead", in which a man becomes obsessed with the many dead people in his life and builds a memorial to honor them. This film is also based on other short story by Henry James, "The ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, emotional, realistic, psychological ...
Plot: tragic love, betrayal, journalism, bishop, couples, fall in love, moral dilemma, introspection, mentally unstable, obsession, love and romance, village life ...
Time: 20s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 7.2
 503
Press (2010)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Turkey
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The story of a Kurdish newspaper whose journalists are under the constant threat of being abducted and killed by the state security forces.
Style: serious, captivating, thought provoking, realistic
Plot: journalism, media, politics, realism, political unrest, workplace, danger, state affairs, life is a bitch, uncover truth, society
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: turkey, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Half of a Yellow Sun (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Nigeria, UK
Duration: 111 min.
Story: An epic love story: Olanna and Kainene are glamorous twins, living a privileged city life in newly independent 1960s Nigeria. The two women make very different choices of lovers, but rivalry and betrayal must be set aside as their lives are swept up ...
Style: serious, bleak, realistic, thought provoking, captivating ...
Plot: life is a bitch, against humanity, state affairs, wartime life, siblings relations, revolution, evacuation, village, love and romance, family relations, hopes, genocide ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: nigeria, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Final Solution: The Wannsee Conference (1984)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Austria, West Germany
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A real time recreation of the 1942 Wannsee Conference, in which leading SS and Nazi Party officals gathered to discuss the "Final Solution to the Jewish Question". Led by SS-General Reinhard Heydrich, the Wannsee Conference was the ...
Style: realistic, disturbing, talky, captivating, thought provoking ...
Plot: holocaust, racism, anti semitism, deportation, genocide, against humanity, murder, fascism, deadly, interracial relations, immigrants, society ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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St. Michael Had a Rooster (1972)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Sentenced to life imprisonment for illegal activities, Italian International member Giulio Manieri holds on to his political ideals while struggling against madness in the loneliness of his prison cell.
Style: serious, thought provoking, realistic, gloomy
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Day One (1989)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 141 min.
Story: Hungarian physicist Leo Szilard leaves Europe, eventually arriving in the United States. With the help of Einstein, he persuades the government to build an atomic bomb. The project is given to no-nonsense Gen. Leslie Groves who selects physicist J. ...
Style: tense, captivating, thought provoking, realistic, serious
Plot: politics, state affairs, fight for supremacy, life is a bitch, super weapon, moral dilemma, intrigue, nuclear threat, rivalry, laboratory, wartime life, against humanity ...
Time: 30s, 20th century, 40s, 1930s, 1940s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 5.8
 97
Here Below (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The true story of a nun who betrayed a network of Resistance fighters after having a passionate but doomed love affair with a priest during the Second World War.
Style: serious, emotional, captivating, realistic, gloomy
Plot: catholic church, nun, german occupation, french resistance, impossible love, society, religions or cults, convent, forbidden love, clergy, hospital, wartime life ...
Time: 40s, 20th century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
In the Crosswind (2014)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Estonia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: June 14, 1941, 3 a.m. Over 40000 people from Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania are deported by Soviets to Siberia. Among them is a philosophy student Erna, a happily married mother of a little girl. Separated from her husband Erna and her daughter are ...
Style: bleak, atmospheric, serious, emotional, stylized ...
Plot: deportation, on the road, survival, getting home, escapades, parents and children, wartime life, family relations, life is a bitch, family in danger, danger, separation from family ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1950s, 1940s, year 1941
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⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
One Day You'll Understand (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Germany, Israel
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A man endeavors to collect memories of his grandparents who died in a concentration camp during the Holocaust.
Style: gloomy, touching, realistic, emotional, serious ...
Plot: elderly lovers, family relations, against humanity, parents and children, love and romance, death in the family, family life, society, haunted by the past, holocaust, old photograph, war crime ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Inheritance (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Israel
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A Palestinian family living in the north of Galilee gathers to celebrate the wedding of one of their daughters, as war rages between Israel and Lebanon. Internal conflicts explode between the family - secrets are revealed and lies are unmasked. The ...
Style: emotional, serious, sincere, realistic
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: israel, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.2
 957
The Poet (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: At the dawn of World War 2, a Rabbi's daughter and a disenchanted German soldier fall in love and are separated by the war. They struggle on a perilous journey to find one another.
Style: gloomy, disturbing, realistic, serious, emotional ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
An Ordinary Execution (2010)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: During the last days of Stalin's reign, a doctor (Marina Hands) tries to go unnoticed in a society of mutual dread where a neighbour or colleague might "denounce" you to the authorities at any moment.But tales of her healing touch ...
Style: captivating, tense, thought provoking, serious, emotional ...
Plot: state affairs, head of state, couples, life is a bitch, power relations, doctors and patients, couple relations, kgb, innocence lost, moral dilemma, society, mentally unstable ...
Time: 20th century, 50s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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The Edelweiss Pirates (2004)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Germany, Switzerland, Netherlands, Luxembourg
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Im Kölner Stadtteil Ehrenfeld lebt eine Gruppe von Arbeiterkindern kurz vor Ende des Zweiten Weltkriegs ihren ganz eigenen Alltag. Die selbsternannten „Edelweißpiraten“ träumen von einer gerechten Welt und sehnen sich nach der unbeschwerten ...
Style: tense, captivating, realistic, serious, bleak ...
Plot: resistance, society, rebelliousness, family relations, siblings relations, confined, escapades, against humanity, life is a bitch, young heroes, wartime life, urban ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, year 1944
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.1
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The Promise (2016)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Set during the last days of the Ottoman Empire, a love triangle develops between Mikael, a brilliant medical student, the beautiful and sophisticated artist Ana, and Chris, a renowned American journalist based in Paris.
Style: factual, heartbreaking, sentimental, suspenseful, compassionate ...
Plot: love triangle, armenian genocide, journalist, medical student, genocide, forced marriage, mass murder, tragic love, true love, family relations, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, running for your life ...
Time: 1910s
Place: ottoman empire, istanbul turkey, turkey, medical school
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Armenia, My Love... (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The destiny of a happy Armenian family, whose life will change forever in 1915, Ottoman Empire, (Armenian land), now Turkey and whose beautiful dreams will become memories in the eyes of the most famous Armenian American painter, who lives to paint ...
Plot: armenian, armenian genocide, mass murder, genocide
Time: year 1915
Place: turkey, ottoman empire, armenia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.6
 468
You Laugh (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Two segments: In the first one Felice, a baritone who has had to give up his career because of a heart condition and now works as an accountant at the Opera, inexplicably spends his nights laughing in his sleep. When his best friend, a cripple, ...
Style: gloomy, serious, realistic
Plot: kidnapping, abduction, haunted by the past, unfulfillment, retiring, love and romance, family relations, life turned upside down, artists and showbiz, romance, infidelity, tragic hero ...
Time: 30s, 20th century
Place: italy, sicily
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Perlasca: The Courage of a Just Man (2002)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Italy, France, Sweden, Hungary
Duration: 197 min.
Story: It is the real story of Giorgio Perlasca (Luca Zingaretti). During the 1920s he was an Italian Fascist supporter, fighting in Africa an in the Spanish civil war where he deserved a safe conduct for Spanish embassies. After some years, disillusioned ...
Style: realistic, disturbing, serious, emotional, captivating ...
Plot: holocaust, concentration camp, ghetto, idealism, black market, genocide, good versus evil, deportation, nazism, moral dilemma, society, fascism ...
Time: 40s, 20s, 20th century, 30s, 80s ...
Place: italy, hungary, budapest hungary, spain, sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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 2K
Harem Suare (1999)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Italy, France, Turkey
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A story of the impossible love between one of the Sultan's concubines and one of his eunuchs in a harem at the end of the Ottoman Empire.
Style: sexual, realistic, serious, captivating
Plot: opera, intrigue, society, palaces castles and temples, sexual relations, love and romance, master and servant, interracial relations, unfulfillment, romance, power relations, couples ...
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Place: turkey, middle east, ottoman empire, istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.2
 313
Cet amour-l? (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Cet Amour-là is an intimate portrait of a legendary love affair. Set against the beauty of the Breton seaside, it is also a film that revels in the insights that Marguerite Duras' writing affords.
Style: gloomy, sentimental, psychological, realistic, serious ...
Plot: wartime life, love and romance, hopes, human nature, lifestyle, introspection, alcohol abuse, fall in love, couples, love affair, romance, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%