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We, the Undersigned (1981)
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We, the Undersigned (1981)
Original name: Мы, нижеподписавшиеся
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 140 min.
Story: While a newly-built industrial bakery can produce bread, a three-person committee refused to sign acceptance documents citing numerous deficiencies. Lyonya Shindin, who works for a construction company, which built the bakery, follows the committee members traveling by train. His goal is to convince them to sign the documents before they arrive home. Ready to do it at any cost Lyonya starts scheming, and puts on acts to bond with committee members. Yet Yuri Devyatov, the chairman, is unmoved. Eventually Lyonya comes clean, and explains Devyatov that everything goes way beyond the unfinished bakery: the whole incident will be used to sack an honest and talented manager, who was forced to work on the bakery amid a lack of resources facing an impossible deadline. Devyatov learns that he was used as a pawn making a perfect way to deal with someone's enemies using an impartial man of stellar reputation.
Plot: politics, train, construction, construction worker, industry, female director, committee, pantyhose, female stockinged legs, taking off shoes

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out anthology, humorous, sentimental and touching films with plots about female director, politics, train, female nudity, female stockinged legs, pantyhose and teenager mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like We, the Undersigned: You and Me (1971), Rokonok (2006), The Visitor (2008), The Guardian Angel (1990), Little Darling (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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You and Me (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A neurosurgeon returns back to the USSR from Sweden and has to deal with rejection - both at work and at home.
Plot: circus, train, neurosurgeon, ice hockey, female director, doctor, embassy, crisis of conscience, surgeon
Place: siberia, russia
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Rokonok (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Young honest public official is sworn in after his predecessor had to leave due to a corruption scandal. Soon, the young idealist discovers just how far-reaching the corruption is in his town and how easy it is to become corrupt yourself.
Plot: election, politics, corruption, suicide attempt, gun, train, pig, family relations, voting
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The Visitor (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The scientist Agnes must take care of a foreign flat. Without her family knowing about it, she visits this flat regularly and begins a parallel life. One day she falls asleep there. When she wakes, a foreign man lies beside her in the bed.
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The Guardian Angel (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 108 min.
Story: It is the turn of the century in Russia, and the revolution (at this time not yet a communist one) has sentenced government minister Joel Birkman (Etienne Glaser) to be assassinated for his role in quelling a student rebellion. To that end, they ...
Plot: female director, fictional country, government official, assassin, politics, isolation
Place: eastern europe
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Little Darling (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Thirty year old virgin Sybille meets the man of her dreams. Or is he?
Plot: female director, con artists, family relations, nudity (full frontal - brief), marriage, shopping mall, love, female nudity, train
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Class Relations (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany, France
Duration: 126 min.
Story: A young man (Christian Heinisch), recently arrived in New York from Europe, becomes swept up in a series of events that are beyond his knowledge or control.
Plot: female director, class struggle, alienation, train, ship, labor
Place: new york, usa
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The Death of Empedocles (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany, France
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Film adaptation by Straub and Huillot of Hölderlin's 1798 tragedy on the symbolic death of Empedoclus, the legislator in Ancient Greece.
Plot: female director, filmed play, communism, utopia
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Love and Anger (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Five short stories with contemporary settings. In New York, people are indifferent to derelicts sleeping on sidewalks, to a woman's assault in front of an apartment building, and to a couple injured in a car crash. A man, stripped of his ...
Style: anthology
Plot: female director, university student, class struggle, student, chase, flower, flowers, marxism, dying man, male nudity, actor, performance ...
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Last Cowboy Standing (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland, Germany
Duration: 123 min.
Story: In 1982 the guilt-ridden 18-year-old Rupert tries to remember and understand the events of the past amidst the chaos of the present
Plot: cowboys and indians, female director, train tracks, loss of mother, death of father, funeral, ashes, alcohol abuse, nudity (full frontal - brief), grownups, train, cremation ...
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Limbo (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark, Germany
Duration: 80 min.
Story: LIMBO is set in a small town in rural Denmark, teenager Sara and young teacher Karen develop a connection. A quiet drama interested as much in the lives of its female protagonists as their surroundings.
Plot: female director, school, car accident, school teacher, machismo, femininity
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The Sex Perils of Paulette (1965)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: A young girl arrives in New York City from Ohio determined to make it in the big city, but circumstances result in her becoming a waitress, then a prostitute.
Plot: female director, female stockinged legs, playing footsie, female nudity, exploitation, female protagonist, female bare feet, woman takes off shoes, prostitute, sex, stockings
Place: new york
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The Asthenic Syndrome (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 153 min.
Story: In the old days it was called hypochrondria, or black melancholia. Now, apparently, it's termed the Asthenic Syndrome. Whatever it is, Nikolai, a teacher of epicly indifferent pupils, has got it, and it's not much fun.
Plot: female director, loneliness, film within a film, depression, male nudity, female nudity, teacher
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Team Hurricane (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A punk chick flick about teen girls that mixes highly stylized fictional elements with documentary material: loneliness, pussy-power, Kawaii, electric green, hentai, graffiti, vibrators, friendship, teddy bears, resting bitch face, ART, fire, fear, ...
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Perfect Pie (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
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Love Letters (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
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Style: humorous, sentimental, touching, semi serious, realistic
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Mr. Bharath (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
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The Useless Girl (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 94 min.
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The Sunrise (1964)
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Genre: Drama
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