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The Lark Farm (2007)
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: captivating, realistic, emotional, gloomy
Plot: genocide, deportation, desert, life turned upside down, smuggling, escape, against humanity, disorder, moral dilemma, siblings relations, wartime life, fall in love, love and romance, family relations, life is a bitch, armenian genocide, survivor, armenian, mass murder, world war one
Time: 20s, 20th century, 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 against humanity mostly in Drama, History and War genres. Some movies like The Lark Farm: 120 (2008), Waiting for the Clouds (2003), Miral (2010), Two Hearts as One (2014), The Viceroys (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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: captivating, serious, realistic, based on true events
Plot: genocide, school, church, siblings relations, war, mountain, battles, against humanity, military, fictional reality, nationalism, world war one ...
Place: turkey, ottoman empire
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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: epic, serious, emotional, gloomy, realistic ...
Plot: elderly lovers, village life, golden years, village, elderly, ocean or sea, love and romance, family relations, deportation, identity, alienation
Time: 20s, 20th century
Place: greece, turkey
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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, serious, realistic, gloomy, sentimental ...
Plot: orphan, coming of age, political unrest, wartime life, injustice, life is a bitch, society, state affairs, youth, politics, terrorism, human spirit ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 1960s, 1990s, 1940s
Place: israel, middle east, palestinian authority, palestine
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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: epic, emotional, serious, stylized, realistic ...
Plot: wartime life, love affair, life is a bitch, war, love and romance, butterfly, pregnant woman, hiding, flood, pregnant, grandmother, husband wife reunion ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 90s, year 1941, 1940s ...
Place: kazakhstan, europe, turkey
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The Viceroys (2007)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Italy, Spain, Germany, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, captivating
Plot: politics, intrigue, state affairs, downfall, parents and children, family life, political unrest, royal family, revolution, dishonesty, rivalry, society ...
Time: 19th century
Place: italy, sicily, europe, sicily italy
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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: serious, emotional, realistic, gloomy, captivating ...
Plot: village, immigrants, parents and children, siblings relations, love and romance, family relations, orphan, soldier, twins, on the run, uncover truth, self discovery ...
Time: 20s, 1920s, year 1945, 1930s, 1940s
Place: greece, europe
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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: captivating, serious, realistic, thought provoking
Plot: journalism, uncover truth, political unrest, realism, media, state affairs, life is a bitch, politics, danger, society, workplace
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: middle east, turkey
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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, serious, exciting, captivating, realistic
Plot: fall in love, love and romance, rivalry, disorder, rebelliousness, love affair, political unrest, battles, military, rebellion, society, state affairs ...
Time: 17th century
Place: turkey, ottoman empire
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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: emotional, serious, realistic
Plot: wartime life, vengeance, infidelity, parents and children, tragic love, love and romance, soldier, betrayal, siblings relations, curses spells and rituals, haunted by the past, wrongfully committed ...
Place: italy, europe, france
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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: captivating, serious, realistic, thought provoking, tense
Plot: politics, state affairs, intrigue, laboratory, moral dilemma, wartime life, against humanity, rivalry, life is a bitch, nuclear threat, super weapon, nuclear holocaust ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 40s, 1940s, 1930s
Place: usa, new mexico, italy, europe, new york ...
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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, genocide, diaspora, charlie chaplin, armenian genocide, armenian, world war one, refugee, desert, blacksmith, voyage, twin sisters ...
Time: year 1915
Place: north dakota, armenia, ottoman empire, turkey
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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, gloomy, realistic, thought provoking
Plot: revolution, politics, human spirit, self discovery, political unrest, prison, prison life, rebellion, society, state affairs, introspection, moral dilemma ...
Time: 19th century
Place: italy, europe
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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: bleak, serious, emotional, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: head of state, moral dilemma, doctors and patients, society, power relations, mentally unstable, innocence lost, couple relations, life is a bitch, state affairs, couples, kgb ...
Time: 20th century, 50s
Place: russia, soviet union, ussr
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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: captivating, serious, bleak, realistic, disturbing
Plot: racism, deportation, immigrants, wartime life, war, society, political oppression, world war two, internment camp, suicide by drowning, kimono, ice hockey
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: canada
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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: touching, dark humor, semi serious, realistic, biting ...
Plot: politics, family life, parents and children, political unrest, society, state affairs, family relations, wartime life, life is a bitch, unfulfillment
Time: contemporary, 40s, 20th century, 21st century
Place: israel, middle east
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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: serious, sexual, captivating, realistic
Plot: opera, master and servant, impossible love, romance, royal court, sexual relations, palaces castles and temples, power relations, intrigue, interracial relations, love and romance, society ...
Time: 1900s
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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: serious, bleak, talky, thought provoking, realistic ...
Plot: holocaust, anti semitism, genocide, racism, deportation, fascism, war, against humanity, society, state affairs, immigrants, interracial relations ...
Time: 40s, year 1942
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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, gloomy, realistic, emotional, captivating
Plot: nun, catholic church, impossible love, french resistance, german occupation, wartime life, life is a bitch, convent, society, hospital, clergy, betrayal ...
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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: emotional, serious, atmospheric, realistic, bleak ...
Plot: deportation, on the road, getting home, survival, wartime life, life is a bitch, parents and children, family in danger, danger, escapades, family relations, world war two ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, year 1941, 1950s, 1940s
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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, thought provoking ...
Plot: love triangle, armenian genocide, journalist, medical student, genocide, mass murder, tragic love, forced marriage, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love affair, family relations, running for your life ...
Time: 1910s
Place: ottoman empire, istanbul turkey, turkey, medical school
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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, psychological, atmospheric, realistic, emotional ...
Plot: tragic love, village, mentally unstable, investigation, obsession, destructive relationship, haunted by the past, wartime life, love and romance, fall in love, betrayal, journalism ...
Time: 20s
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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, aging, infidelity, haunted by the past, romance, life turned upside down, unfulfillment, tragic hero, introspection, destiny, disability, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 20th century, 30s
Place: italy, sicily
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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: bleak, serious, realistic, emotional, gloomy ...
Plot: elderly lovers, parents and children, family life, haunted by the past, family relations, death in the family, holocaust, against humanity, love and romance, society, world war two, war crime ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
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Fall of the Innocent (2011)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia
Duration: 126 min.
Story: With the Nazi takeover of Europe underway, the Reich Protector Reinhard Heydrich arrives in Prague and his underlings begin enforcing his authority in the towns and villages across the occupied country. In Lidice, the film's main protagonist, ...
Style: bleak, serious, realistic, emotional, disturbing
Plot: assassination, genocide, village, against humanity, execution, life is a bitch, war, haunted by the past, heroic mission, holocaust, village life, wartime life ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s, year 1942
Place: czechoslovakia, czech republic
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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: serious, bleak, realistic, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: resistance, rebelliousness, wartime life, urban, danger, rebellion, youth, life is a bitch, young heroes, human spirit, idealism, siblings relations ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, year 1944
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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: emotional, serious, bleak, realistic, gloomy ...
Plot: forbidden love, soldier, romance, wartime life, war, love and romance, against humanity, state affairs, unfulfillment, couples, family relations, life is a bitch ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 40s
Place: poland, europe
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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: bleak, serious, realistic, captivating, thought provoking ...
Plot: idealism, village, wartime life, revolution, hopes, rebellion, society, life is a bitch, twins, siblings relations, genocide, political unrest ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 70s, 1960s
Place: nigeria, africa
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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: genocide, mass murder, armenian, armenian genocide
Time: year 1915
Place: ottoman empire, armenia, turkey
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Pudana: Last of the Line (2010)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Finland
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A little Nenets girl Neko is taken against her will from her home to a boarding school in a remote Russian village. Forced to adapt to a foreign culture and new customs, Neko rebels and decides to flee, hoping to get back to her family and old ...
Style: serious, gloomy, realistic, atmospheric, emotional ...
Plot: culture clash, fish out of water, misfit, society, youth, social relations, parents and children, village life, family relations, fish, grandfather granddaughter relationship, grandmother granddaughter relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 1960s
Place: russia, soviet union
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The Consul of Bordeaux (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Portugal, Belgium, Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: This is the story of Aristides de Sousa Mendes, a man of conviction who saved 30,000 lives during WWII, in June 1940. Among them were10,000 Jews. As the Portuguese General Consul stationed in Bordeaux, France, he issued 30,000 visas for safe ...
Style: serious, emotional, gloomy, realistic, touching ...
Plot: tragic hero, rescue, human spirit, wartime life, against humanity, danger, heroes, politics, hopes, life is a bitch, disobey, symphony ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 40s
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