Movies like The Charming Traveller

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The Charming Traveller (1990)
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The Charming Traveller (1990)
Original name: Очарованный странник
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Soviet Union
Story: Between passengers of the steamship there is a dispute on, whether that there are in Russia righteous persons? Nobody wants to tell about the life. And only one priest, though warns that he "the big sinner", decides to tell the history.
Plot: horse, literature, blood, uniform, mongol
Place: russia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, captivating and bleak films with plots about horse, politics, blood, death, female nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief) and execution mostly in Drama, History and Biography genres. Some movies like The Charming Traveller: Prince Daniil Galitsky (1987), A Necklace for My Beloved (1971), Romance of a Horsethief (1971), War and Peace: Part III (1967), Assassin of the Tsar (1991). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Prince Daniil Galitsky (1987)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 100 min.
Story: XIII century. Prince Daniel of Galicia returned from the Horde, where he graciously have allowed to rule in Galicia in exchange for recognition his submission to Khan. But he can not accept the humiliation. He begins to prepare for war with the ...
Style: bleak, captivating, suspenseful
Plot: invasion, knight, prince, political leader, ukrainian, historical character, heroes, christianity, power, brutality, society, storytelling ...
Time: 13th century
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95%
A Necklace for My Beloved (1971)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Three guys are living in a Dagestan aul, and all three are in love with the blue-eyed Serminaz. According to a mountaineers’ tradition, a young man seeking the hand and the heart of a beloved girl has to make her a present that she would remember ...
Plot: brother brother relationship, horse, baby, tradition, motorcycle, leg, return, circus, mountain, adventurer, village, fiancee ...
Place: caucasus
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95%
At the Beginning of Glorious Days (1980)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: East Germany, Soviet Union
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Late 17th century. With no access to the sea, Russia suffers great losses in foreign trade. Peter tries to capture the Turkish fortress of Azov, but with no success: he can win only if he has a fleet. Peter’s ukases provoke the Boyars’ ...
Plot: imperial russia, decapitation, execution, czar, mutiny
Time: 18th century
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
Romance of a Horsethief (1971)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History
Country: Yugoslavia, Italy, France, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Since time immemorial, the simple-minded boisterous people of Malava, a small Polish town near the border of imperial Russia, have lived on horse-stealing, horse-trading and horse-smuggling. Life changes abruptly when a Russian garrison, commanded ...
Plot: horse thief, cossack, thief, horse, russian empire, resistance, village, revolution, russian army, peasant, czar, male nudity ...
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
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War and Peace: Part III (1967)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 81 min.
Story: In 1812, Napoleon's Army invades Russia. Kutuzov asks Bolkonsky to join him as a staff officer, yet the prince requests a command in the field. Pierre sets out to watch the upcoming confrontation between the armies. During the Battle of ...
Plot: napoleonic wars, uniform, russian soldier, war
Time: 19th century, 1810s
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
Assassin of the Tsar (1991)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Soviet Union, UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A new doctor from Moscow arrives at a provincial mental institution. His interest is the peculiarities of the psyche of a patient who believes that he is Yakov Yurovsky, the man who assassinated the last Russian tsar. In the course of their ...
Style: realistic, serious, mind bending, disturbing, psychological ...
Plot: assassination, mental institution, murder, time travel, delusion, power relations, revolution, changing the past or future, misfit, politics, crimes, dishonesty ...
Time: 1910s, 90s, 1990s
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Little Crusader (2017)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia, Italy
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Knight Borek is searching for his missing son. Enthralled by the stories of children's crusades, little Jan has run away from home. Borek's crusade is a journey into his own subconscious, where he is forced to confront his greatest fear.
Style: road movie
Plot: horse riding, father son relationship, quest, knight, horse, missing son, missing child, crusader
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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Dorotheus (1981)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In medieval Serbia, a young monk, a master of herbal medicine, grabs the attention of warlord's wife.
Style: light
Plot: medieval, monk, medicine, night, river, grass, monastery, healer, candle, hiding place, skeleton, innocent ...
Place: serbia, balkan
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Pirosmani (1969)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Soviet Union, Georgia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A dedicated artist from Russian Georgia struggles to get recognition.
Plot: painting, art
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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Trust (1976)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Finland, Soviet Union
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Film is based on the facts of history about the declaration of independence of the Republic of Finland from Russia. The Grand Duchy of Finland was an autonomous part of the Russian Empire until 1917, when the Russian revolution caused the fall of ...
Plot: revolution, world war one, flashback, politics, politician, trust, communist, demonstration, political prisoner, czar, lenin, independence ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s, 1900s, 1890s, year 1917
Place: russia, st. petersburg russia, siberia, helsinki finland, saint petersburg ...
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68%
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Zama (2017)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Argentina, Brazil, Spain, Dominican Republic, France, Netherlands, Mexico, Switzerland, USA, Portugal, Lebanon
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Based on the novel by Antonio Di Benedetto. Don Diego de Zama, a Spanish officer of the 17th century settled in Asunción, awaits his transfer to Buenos Aires.
Plot: native, colonial america, female director, colony, loneliness, manuscript, tied up, male nudity, bare breasts, wig, governor, bite mark ...
Time: 18th century
Place: paraguay, argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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Mother (1990)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Soviet Union, Italy
Duration: 200 min.
Story: The social ferment in late 19th century Russia which led to the 1917 Russian Revolution is movingly portrayed in this lengthy historical drama, which is very faithful to the 1907 novel The Mother by the celebrated Marxist writer Maxim Gorky ...
Plot: drinking alcohol, speech, father son relationship, political activist, forced suicide, secret police, communist, worker, czar, jail, revolution, assassin ...
Place: siberia, ussr, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Tsar (2009)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Russia
Duration: 116 min.
Story: In 16th-century Russia in the grip of chaos, Ivan the Terrible strongly believes he is vested with a holy mission. Believing he can understand and interpret the signs, he sees the Last Judgment approaching. He establishes absolute power, cruelly ...
Style: atmospheric, epic, bleak, realistic, serious ...
Plot: leadership, clergy, russian history, political unrest, head of state, dishonesty, ambition, corrupted ruler, royal court, rebelliousness, political corruption, society ...
Time: 16th century
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Dear Comrades (2020)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Russia
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Novocherkassk, USSR, 1962. Liudmila is a Party executive and devout communist who fought at the front of WWII for Stalin’s ideology. Certain that her contribution will create a communist society, she detests any anti-Soviet sentiment. During a ...
Style: psychological, suspense, exciting, realistic
Plot: brutality, rebellion, politics, labor union, labor strike, riot, strike, dishonesty, tyrant, oppression, rebelliousness, activist ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: ussr, russia, soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Anton Chekhov 1890 (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Summer 1890. In order to make some money to feed his family, Anton Chekhov, modest physician, wrote short stories for newspapers to sign Antosha Tchékhonté. Important characters, writer and editor, just make him aware of his talent. His situation ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, psychological, gloomy
Plot: literature, writer's life, tuberculosis, couple relations, obsession, life is a bitch, convict, infidelity, family relations, writers, siblings relations, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 19th century
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
The Lonely Voice of Man (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The film is Sokurov's feature film debut and is based on the novel The River Potudan by Andrei Platonov. It's a story about the lives of people in the Russian countryside in the beginning of the 20th century. The film was completed in 1979 ...
Plot: archive footage, civil war, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, loneliness, man-woman relation, wife husband relationship
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
War and Peace: Part II (1966)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In the end of 1809, Natasha attends her first ball. Andrei falls in love with her and intends to marry her, but her father demands they wait. The prince travels abroad, and Natasha desperately longs for him. But she then meets Anatol Kuragin and ...
Plot: based on a novel, aristocrat, ball, engagement, soldier, war
Time: 19th century
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Lyubov Yarovaya (1970)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 105 min.
Story: This film is set in the time of the Russian Civil War, after the October revolution of 1917. The communist forces are losing a battle over town. They must blow up the strategic bridge, but the explosion is prevented by one anticommunist man, who is ...
Plot: revolution, husband wife relationship, spy, politics, love, revenge, double agent
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Hagbard and Signe (1967)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Denmark, Iceland, Sweden
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The mountain slopes of Iceland are shown to excellent advantage in the Scandinavian epic Hagbard and Signe. The story, based on an ancient legend, concerns Hagbard (Oleg Vidov), the son of a slain Norse king. Seeking revenge against the rival clan ...
Style: saga
Plot: king, sauna, youth, shield, murder, love, horse, nudity (full frontal - brief), river, young man, love triangle, medieval ...
Time: 5th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Berlin 1885: The Division of Africa (2010)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: France, Belgium, Germany
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A docudrama depicting the Berlin Conference in which the Western powers decided the partition of Africa.
Plot: geopolitics, colonization, interview, colonialism, map, diplomat, conference
Time: 1880s, 19th century
Place: spain, congo, germany, italy, russia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
A Day Longer Than a Year (1971)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 82 min.
Story: The film tells of devastating earthquake in Banja Luka in 1969 and follows a group of prisoners in prison during devastating earthquake and people and residents of Banja Luka. Fate of prisoners,the fate of the city and residents of Banja Luka, are ...
Plot: earthquake, prison, fight, police car, chaos, husband wife relationship, death, fear, escape, accident, destiny, police officer ...
Place: yugoslavia, former yugoslavia, bosnia herzegovina
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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The War Lord (1965)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A knight in the service of a duke goes to a coastal villiage where an earlier attempt to build a defensive castle has failed. He begins to rebuild the duke's authority in the face of the barbarians at the border and is making progress until he ...
Style: captivating, sincere, atmospheric, realistic, serious ...
Plot: battles, warlord, palaces castles and temples, heroes, dishonesty, village, fall in love, royal family, isolation, love triangle, vengeance, war ...
Time: 11th century, middle ages, 10th century
Place: normandy, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Massacre of Glencoe (1972)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 58 min.
Story: The true story of the events leading up to the infamous massacre of the Macdonalds by the Campbells in February of 1692.
Plot: treason, intrigue, british history, historical event, rapier, musket, murder, massacre, sword, kilt, atrocity, deadline ...
Time: 17th century
Place: scotland, scottish highlands
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Andrei Rublev (1966)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 205 min.
Story: An expansive Russian drama, this film focuses on the life of revered religious icon painter Andrei Rublev. Drifting from place to place in a tumultuous era, the peace-seeking monk eventually gains a reputation for his art. But after Rublev witnesses ...
Style: atmospheric, gloomy, epic, stylized, realistic ...
Plot: monk, christianity, artist, monastery, human spirit, social misfits, invasion, hopes, youth, prince, painting, symbol ...
Time: 15th century, middle ages, 1400s
Place: russia, moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Attack and Retreat (1964)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Italy, Soviet Union
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Beautifully photographed and lyrically written, this largely factual account of Mussolini's disastrous invasion of Russia during World War II tells the story of an Italian regiment through the eyes of a farmer from Emilia, a plumber from Rome, ...
Plot: world war two, italian army, eastern front, nazism, courage, hostage, frostbite, snow, train, sabotage, red army, italian abroad ...
Time: 1940s, year 1942, year 1941
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
One Nation, One King (2018)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Un peuple et son roi crosses the destinies of the men and women of the population, and those of historical figures. Their meeting place is the newly founded National Assembly. At the heart of the story lie the fate of the king and the birth of the ...
Style: realistic, factual, tense, captivating
Plot: french revolution, king of france, french history, politics, martial law, arrest, execution, interrogation, poverty, feminism, female nudity, tree ...
Time: 18th century
Place: paris france, france, versailles
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Letters from Marusia (1975)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Mexico
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Originally Actas De Marusia, this Mexican film re-creates a dark chapter in the history of Chile. The scene is a small Chilean mining town in 1907. Suffering under the despotic rule of the British mine owners, the workers stage a revolt. The ...
Plot: worker, latin american history, rebellion, school, exploitation, train, torture, rifle, strike, socialist, massacre, shot to death ...
Time: 20th century
Place: chile, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Spacewalker (2017)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Russia
Duration: 137 min.
Story: March 1965. In the heat of the Cold War, the USA and the USSR are competing for supremacy in space. What both superpowers aim for in this race, is to be the first to have a man walk in outer space. To accomplish that, no price is too high and no ...
Style: propaganda film, breathtaking, based on true events, factual, inspirational ...
Plot: spacewalk, cosmonaut, spacecraft, space race, cold war, against the odds, pilot, outer space, human in outer space, space mission, heroic mission, space program ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: soviet union, ussr, russia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Awakening (1989)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A first film made of the 1949 March deportation of Estonian people to Siberia by Soviet Secret Police NKVD. During couple of days and nights nearly 21 thousand people, mostly women and children, were under top secret taken from their homes to ...
Style: allegory
Plot: deportation, occupation, stalinism
Time: 1940s
Place: siberia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Feasts of Valtasar, or The Night with Stalin (1989)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A dance troupe from the autonomous region of Abkhazia in western Georgia perform for Stalin, Lavrentiy Beria, Abkhaz leader Nestor Lakoba, and other high-ranking party officials in the Black Sea coastal town of Gagra.
Plot: josef stalin, dictator, stalinism
Place: soviet union, caucasus, ussr, georgia (former ussr)
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%