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Night Over Chile (1977)
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Night Over Chile (1977)
Original name: Ночь над Чили
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile, Soviet Union
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A Soviet docudrama chronicling the events surrounding the military coup which toppled the leftists Chilean government of Salvador Allende. This film confines its efforts to the main events themselves and is based on interviews with eyewitnesses, including many who resisted the takeover.
Plot: coup d'etat, military coup, history of chile, operation condor
Time: 70s, year 1973
Place: chile

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, atmospheric and sincere films with plots about history of chile, dictatorship, military dictatorship, female nudity, coup d'etat, death and operation condor mostly in Drama, Thriller and History genres. Some movies like Night Over Chile: Rain over Santiago (1975), A Painting Lesson (2011), Julio Begins in July (1979), Voto + Fusil (1971), Cirqo (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Rain over Santiago (1975)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Bulgaria
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A semi-fictional account on the fatidic September 11, 1973, when the military commanded by General Pinochet took over the power from socialist president Salvador Allende, initiating a dictatorship that lasted until 1988 causing the deaths and ...
Plot: dictatorship, coup, journalism, cia, cold war, military coup, coup d'etat, tank, history of chile, operation condor, president, politics ...
Time: 70s, year 1973
Place: santiago de chile, chile, santiago chile
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A Painting Lesson (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile, Spain, Mexico
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In Chile, during the 60´s, the son of a poor single teenage girl turns out to be a gifted painter. The man to discover his talent is the owner of the drugstore that lies in the outskirts of the small rural town, next to the railroad. He himself is ...
Plot: countryside, coup d'etat, painting, single mother, pharmacist, military coup, coup, boy
Time: 60s, 1960s, year 1973
Place: chile
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Julio Begins in July (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile
Duration: 120 min.
Story: This is the story of a teenager at the turn of the century in the conservative higher classes of Chile and the initiation rites in his society.
Plot: coming of age, teenage prostitute, landowner, machismo, patriarch, teenager, history of chile, boy
Place: chile
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Voto + Fusil (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile
Duration: 70 min.
Story: The political evolution in Chile seeing from three different times: 1937, 1947 and 1970. A film that shows how a revolution cannot be accomplished by electoral means, and how the wealthy class will always attempt to destroy that revolution, with the ...
Plot: politics, communism, presidential election, marxist, communist party, communist, assassination, bourgeoisie, coup d'etat, revolutionary, political intrigue, birthday ...
Time: year 1947, year 1970, year 1937
Place: chile, latin america
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Cirqo (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Two prisoners escape execution by the police and become successful circus clowns in Pinochet's Chile.
Plot: clown, escaped prisoner, military dictatorship, circus
Time: 70s
Place: chile
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Genre: Drama
Country: Chile, Mexico
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In Chile, 1973, during the last days of Salvador Allende's presidency, an employee at a Morgue's recording office falls for a burlesque dancer who mysteriously disappears.
Style: captivating, atmospheric, sincere, serious, realistic ...
Plot: morgue, autopsy, unfulfilled love, missing person, crimes, love and romance, obsessive quest, political unrest, cabaret, political conspiracy, imperialism, necrophilia ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1973
Place: chile, latin america
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He Hated Pigeons (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, Chile
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Love is everything with a young man journey's from the north to south of Chile to fulfill a promise.
Plot: female director, road trip, gay, pickup truck, truck
Place: chile
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Sweet Country (1987)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Greece, USA
Duration: 150 min.
Story: An American couple in Chile is drawn into the turmoil that followed President Salvador Allende's 1973 overthrow.
Plot: arrest, coup d'etat, military coup, socialism, female nudity, humiliation, death, coup, blackmail, military, assassin, dictatorship ...
Place: santiago de chile, santiago chile, chile
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A Long Journey (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile, Argentina
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A child from the slums of Santiago tours the city.
Style: neorealism
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Antonia (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Antonia, a young, beautiful, intelligent and successful executive, is in deep depression, she's dealing with an unwanted pregnancy from his previous relationship with his partner Sebastian, a young and dreamer, renowned photographer, who will ...
Plot: unwanted pregnancy, depressed woman
Place: santiago chile, chile
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The Illiterate (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Ximena is illiterate; Jacqueline reads to her. Everything except a letter hidden under a wooden Buddha that Ximena won’t let her read. To know what it says, Ximena must learn to read. As Ximena learns, their relationship, thorny at first, becomes ...
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Country: Chile
Duration: 90 min.
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The Sky, the Earth and the Rain (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile, France, Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Ana, Verónica, Marta, and Toro are four lonely people who live an unadventurous and quiet existence in southern Chile. They are with each other without the need of using words, trying to save themselves in a stealthy and extreme way. In order not ...
Plot: dog, heavy rain, solitude, island, ferry, silence
Place: chile
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Genre: Drama
Country: Chile
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A rambling portrait of Chilean society.
Plot: drunkenness, urban setting, stripper, hit in the face, fight, brother sister relationship, violence, language, cynicism, kicked in the face, beating, handheld camera ...
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Monologue (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Professor Sretenski is a scientist and director of a research center in Russia. He is separated from his wife and lives alone. His daughter, who lives with the mother, comes to his home and stays with him for a period, leaving her daughter with him. ...
Plot: teenager, mother daughter relationship, father daughter relationship, family relations, grandfather granddaughter relationship, loneliness, scientist
Time: 70s
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Genre: Drama
Country: Switzerland
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A gang of white slavers lure beautiful young women into prostitution by staging beauty contests in which the "prize" is a Hollywood contract. The "winners" are then drugged and sold to international sex traffickers
Style: sex comedy
Plot: sexploitation, women's prison, female nudity, women in prison
Time: 70s
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Imagen latente (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Directed by Pablo Perelman.
Plot: photographer, political repression, dysfunctional marriage, missing, death, insecurity, missing person, haunted by the past, physical abuse, abuse of power, confusion, political prisoner ...
Time: 80s
Place: santiago de chile, chile, santiago chile
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Genre: Drama
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Genre: Drama
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Country: Chile
Duration: 97 min.
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