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If you like "Paradise Road" you are probably looking for realistic, emotional, serious and gloomy movies of Drama, History and War genre about / that have / with prison, war, survival, island, women, human spirit and friendship themes shot in Australia or USA.
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Paradise Road
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 122 min.
Style: realistic, emotional, serious, gloomy, uplifting, dramatic, brutal, sentimental, light, harsh, touching, road movie, melancholic, intense, inspirational
Audience: chick flick
Plot: prison, war, survival, island, women, human spirit, friendship, camp, courage, sacrifice, danger, brutality, holocaust, wartime, prejudice, unlikely friendships, culture clash, escapades, mentor, justice, australian, catastrophe, hopes, idealism, islam, jews, jungle, interracial romance, corruption, friends, beautiful scenery, runaway, fantasy world, doctors, politics, nazis, british, torture, pornography, betrayal, german, death, dialogue, nazi, storytelling, race issues, destiny, stereotypes, morality, childhood, segregation, jewish, revolution, prison life, revenge, nudity (full frontal - brief), hospital, adaptation, world politics, honest, war crime, dutch, malaria, missionary, bombing, prostitution, english, female prisoner, immolation, nun, attempted rape, beating, hotel, musician, women's prison, female nudity, murder, choir, world war two, nurse, doctor, pow, tragedy, weapons, redemption, police investigation, natural disaster, male nudity, life & death, humanity, greed, family drama, coming of age, classical music
Time: 20th century, 30s, 40s, 1930s, 1940s
Place: singapore, asia, japan, australia, germany
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Empire of the Sun
Drama, History, War
USA
153 min.
 7.8
The Great Escape
Adventure, Drama, History, Thriller, War
USA
172 min.
 8.2
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Most similar movies to Paradise Road

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, dramatic and harsh films with plots including culture clash, brutality, war, mentor, courage, wartime and survival themes mostly in Drama, War and History genres. Some movies like Paradise Road: Unbroken (2014), King Rat (1965), The Great Raid (2005), Empire of the Sun (1987), The Grey Zone (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 7.2
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Unbroken
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport, War
Country: USA
Duration: 137 min.
Style: emotional, epic, realistic, uplifting, serious, dramatic, intense, rough, inspirational, captivating, sentimental, harsh, reflective, brutal, tense, bleak, gloomy, factual
Plot: war, survival, prison, wartime, torture, courage, camp, mentor, storytelling, brutality, human spirit, sacrifice, stranded, redemption, catastrophe, island, destiny, military, captivity, transformation, life, shark, olympics, islam, betrayal, sport, athlete, raft, u.s. air force, against the odds, justice, childhood, vengeance, beautiful scenery, christian, life & death, unlikely friendships, adaptation, culture clash, plane crash, runaway, confined, fight scenes, dialogue, idealism, friendship, prejudice, propaganda, death, weapons
Time: 20th century, 30s, 40s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo, pacific ocean, germany
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System:   95%
    User:   76%
 
 7.6
 3K
King Rat
Genre: War, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Style: bleak, realistic, serious, dramatic, harsh, rough, suspenseful, witty, talky, cynical, interesting, ironic
Plot: survival, prison, war, friendship, camp, holocaust, british, mentor, corruption, wartime, unlikely friendships, idealism, drinking, nazis, honest, brutality, character study, political, world politics, relationships, redemption, adaptation, betrayal, culture clash, captivity, obsession, courage, jews, nazi, dialogue, gunfight, morality, gangsters, prejudice, sacrifice, segregation, gangs, catastrophe, depression, anti-hero, greed, prison life, finnish, crime gone awry, politics, prison escape, race issues, runaway, capitalism, confined
Time: year 1945
Place: asia, japan, singapore, poland, california, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   94%
    User:   100%
 
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 6.7
 20K
The Great Raid
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 132 min.
Style: realistic, tense, serious, rough, dramatic, factual, atmospheric, inspirational, suspenseful, brutal, intense, sentimental, light, earnest, talky, harsh, emotional, exciting, epic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: war, wartime, camp, daring rescue, military, prison escape, love story, sacrifice, brutality, survival, courage, idealism, heroic mission, prison, moral ambiguity, propaganda, torture, dialogue, catastrophe, mentor, unlikely friendships, death, fight scenes, beautiful scenery, ambition, nazis, violence, rescue mission, soldier, runaway, ethnic conflict, weapons, culture clash, freedom, politics, jews, fantasy world, prejudice, danger, betrayal, alter ego, holocaust, vengeance, islam, childhood, escapades, heroes, hopes, human spirit, military life
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: asia, the philippines, japan, germany, poland, pearl harbor, manila philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   92%
    User:   87%
 
Empire of the Sun
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 153 min.
Style: emotional, epic, realistic, touching, serious, dramatic, reflective, captivating, sentimental, heartbreaking, breathtaking, harsh, sad, interesting, intense, brutal, atmospheric, gloomy, talky, surreal
Plot: innocence lost, survival, war, prison, coming of age, wartime, young heroes, childhood, storytelling, camp, mentor, courage, brutality, friendship, runaway, adolescence, british, destiny, unlikely friendships, tragedy, coming-of-age, pow, culture clash, death, sacrifice, dialogue, captivity, world politics, loneliness, japanese occupation, peasant, japanese soldier, japanese army, wreath, stadium, harmonica, sergeant, bravery, potato, footprint, chinese, photograph, jews, catastrophe, moral ambiguity, imagination, beautiful scenery, fantasy world, vengeance, gunfight
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: china, japan, asia, tokyo, poland, shanghai, hiroshima japan, coney island brooklyn new york city, shanghai china, pearl harbor, singapore, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   88%
    User:   89%
 
The Grey Zone
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Style: bleak, disturbing, realistic, dramatic, serious, intense, talky, tense, macabre, depressing, harsh, compassionate, emotional, gloomy, factual, light, reflective, absurd, interesting, stylized, psychological, brutal, dark
Plot: holocaust, survival, redemption, nazi, jews, nazis, rebellion, jewish, genocide, camp, brutality, moral ambiguity, death, wartime, storytelling, war, moral dilemma, guilt, tragedy, prejudice, morality, dialogue, torture, greed, humanity, concentration camp, german, runaway, visceral, honest, courage, sexualized violence, murder, anti semitism, prison, idealism, sacrifice, auschwitz, doctor, violent, manipulation, violence, life & death, culture clash, politics, against humanity, confined, danger, heroes, hopes
Time: 20th century, 40s, year 1944, 1940s
Place: poland, germany, europe, israel, budapest hungary
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   77%
    User:   82%
 
 6.3
 47K
Hart's War
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Style: realistic, serious, rough, dramatic, suspenseful, emotional, intense, gloomy, suspense, tense, factual, uplifting, talky, entertaining, sincere, harsh, interesting, exciting, absurd, twist ending, surprise ending
Plot: war, soldier, prison, nazis, camp, military, nazi, courtroom drama, wartime, prison escape, sacrifice, murder, courage, german, captivity, survival, betrayal, jews, race issues, battle zone, plot twist, catastrophe, propaganda, stereotypes, trial, escape, brutality, prejudice, weapons, torture, black people, xenophobia, u.s. army, confined, twists & turns, dialogue, mentor, idealism, beautiful scenery, dishonesty, justice, culture clash, redemption, brainwashing, runaway, segregation, russian, fascism, ethnic conflict, adaptation
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: germany, europe, poland, belgium
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   71%
    User:   58%
 
Flags of Our Fathers
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Style: realistic, emotional, serious, dramatic, intense, sincere, tense, suspense, factual, touching, sentimental, earnest, interesting, brutal, epic, heartbreaking, gloomy, harsh, bloody
Plot: war, military, island, survival, wartime, soldier, sacrifice, propaganda, brutality, world politics, storytelling, courage, violence, culture clash, gory, danger, visceral, ethnic conflict, battle zone, honest, politics, race issues, weapons, prejudice, death, friendship, torture, unlikely friendships, idealism, dialogue, runaway, guilt, political, catastrophe, justice, indians, betrayal, violent, tragedy, destiny, beautiful scenery, stereotypes, fascism, adaptation, corruption, mentor, family, life & death, disorder, homecoming
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: japan, asia, usa, iraq, pacific ocean, arizona, manhattan new york city, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   68%
    User:   67%
 
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 7.3
 7K
Bent
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: UK, Japan
Duration: 105 min.
Style: touching, emotional, serious, heartbreaking, gloomy, realistic, intense, talky, brutal, harsh, bleak, bloody, sexy, interesting, disturbing, melancholic, dramatic, romantic, sad, intellectual, erotic
Plot: holocaust, gay, homosexuality, nazis, survival, nazi, jews, gays and lesbians, love story, camp, love, cross dressing, jewish, prejudice, aids, human spirit, concentration camp, pornography, male nudity, brutality, wartime, war, sexualized violence, dark hero, violence, betrayal, against humanity, women, adaptation, dialogue, sexuality, lesbian, mentor, confined, catastrophe, vengeance, relationships, corruption, visceral, death, political, idealism, tragedy, danger, honest, redemption, obsession, prison, romance, hopes
Time: 20th century, 1930s, 30s, 40s, year 1944
Place: germany, europe, london, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   63%
    User:   72%
 
The Railway Man
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance, War
Country: Switzerland, UK, Australia
Duration: 116 min.
Style: realistic, bleak, serious, dramatic, intense, emotional, rough, psychological, touching, brutal, heartbreaking, captivating, romantic, melancholic, interesting, sentimental, inspirational, epic, light
Plot: war, torture, revenge, redemption, wartime, obsessive quest, courage, brutality, tragedy, sacrifice, mentor, love story, camp, survival, destiny, introspection, radio, life & death, unlikely friendships, culture clash, death, british, vengeance, honest, corruption, haunted by the past, friendship, life, period piece, justice, ethnic conflict, secrets, women, beautiful scenery, post traumatic stress disorder, autobiography, victim, catastrophe, romance, prison, storytelling, idealism, politics, psychology, love, runaway, military, guilt, track down, fight scenes
Time: 20th century, year 1980, year 1942
Place: asia, japan, thailand, england, burma
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   62%
    User:   65%
 
To End All Wars
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Style: realistic, dramatic, serious, rough, brutal, earnest, intense, factual, suspenseful, sentimental, harsh, tense, reflective, depressing, emotional, breathtaking, interesting, bleak, inspirational, compassionate, touching
Plot: war, jungle, redemption, prison, courage, sacrifice, survival, brutality, soldier, wartime, christianity, christian, visceral, camp, battle zone, mentor, islam, leadership, culture clash, tragedy, morality, british, holocaust, idealism, ethnic conflict, runaway, friendship, violence, death, honest, betrayal, revenge, humanity, nazis, human nature, philosophy, catastrophe, corporal punishment, traitor, teacher, vengeance, political, destiny, freight train, civil war, utopia, unlikely friendships, violent, transformation, dialogue
Time: 20th century, year 1942, year 1943, 1940s
Place: japan, asia, scotland, poland, burma, thailand, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   62%
    User:   62%
 
Seven Years in Tibet
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 136 min.
Style: atmospheric, serious, scenic, dramatic, emotional, realistic, breathtaking, captivating, epic, gloomy, factual, uplifting, interesting, harsh, inspirational, sincere, touching
Plot: adventure, friendship, culture clash, adventurer, beautiful scenery, nazis, wartime, mountain climbing, nazi, book, politics, self discovery, civil war, mentor, unlikely friendships, sacrifice, destiny, catastrophe, adaptation, survival, courage, mountaineer, buddhism, mountain, storytelling, transformation, political, idealism, buddhist monk, wedding, religions or cults, redemption, end of the world, prejudice, war, jews, camp, british, obsession, love story, betrayal, alone in the world, fantasy world, revolution, colonialism, escapades, distopia, dialogue, loneliness, hopes
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1930s
Place: china, tibet, himalaya, asia, poland, germany, austria, argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   57%
    User:   63%
 
The Tuskegee Airmen
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Style: realistic, exciting, serious, dramatic, sincere, intense, factual, emotional, inspirational, earnest, harsh, tense, sad, fairy tale
Audience: boys' night
Plot: war, aviation, racism, military, soldier, civil war, courage, survival, german, runaway, wartime, sacrifice, mentor, leadership, prejudice, gunfight, segregation, corruption, brutality, destiny, life & death, islam, tragedy, friendship, unlikely friendships, human spirit, transformation, catastrophe, idealism, training, fighter pilot, african american, dialogue, dark hero, politics, childhood, weapons, interracial relations, ethnic conflict, honest, adaptation, torture, culture clash, violent, officers and cadets, life philosophy, fight scenes, justice, propaganda, death
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s, 1930s
Place: alabama, germany, usa, africa, arkansas, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   45%
 
 6.6
 4K
MacArthur
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Style: exciting, serious, dramatic, rough, realistic, suspenseful, reflective, captivating, epic, factual, intense, tense, melancholic, sincere, harsh
Plot: war, island, military, politics, wartime, soldier, weapons, mentor, civil war, daring rescue, chase, president, fascism, catastrophe, leadership, sacrifice, justice, culture clash, courage, prejudice, ethnic conflict, idealism, dialogue, anti war, death, fight scenes, aviation, revolution, gunfight, unlikely friendships, heroic mission, adaptation, nudity (full frontal - brief), corruption, family, survival, revenge, redemption, beautiful scenery, secret service, military life, life philosophy, end of the world, political, fantasy world, betrayal, runaway, brutality, lone hero, destiny
Time: 20th century, 40s, 50s, 1940s, 1950s
Place: japan, asia, korea, australia, the philippines, usa, china, new york, battleship
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   47%
 
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 7.6
 112K
The Book Thief
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 131 min.
Style: emotional, touching, sentimental, serious, stylized, realistic, heartbreaking, sad, dramatic, captivating, melancholic, sweet, harsh, light
Plot: book, adoption, holocaust, nazi, jewish, nazis, jews, death, wartime, nazi germany, coming of age, german, childhood, life & death, adaptation, children, wartime life, literature, unlikely friendships, friendship, youth, survival, segregation, war, sacrifice, mentor, runaway, idealism, catastrophe, tragedy, culture clash, beautiful scenery, destiny, family relations, courage, women, period piece, prejudice, mischievous children, genocide, propaganda, storytelling, small town, family, human spirit, dialogue, coming-of-age, transformation, book burning, world war two
Time: 20th century, 30s, 40s, year 1941, year 1938, year 1942, year 1943, year 1945, year 1939, 1930s
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   39%
 
The Flowers of War
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 146 min.
Style: emotional, realistic, bleak, serious, brutal, intense, harsh, rough, dramatic, touching, sentimental, stylized, disturbing, based on true events, melancholic, absurd, suspense
Plot: war, prostitute, sacrifice, brutality, survival, wartime, wartime life, violence, courage, redemption, against humanity, prostitution, life & death, women, stereotypes, chase, rape, storytelling, beautiful scenery, death, forced prostitution, unlikely friendships, catastrophe, tragedy, culture clash, genocide, prejudice, friendship, society, propaganda, humanity, mentor, corruption, destiny, justice, revenge, ethnic conflict, torture, slavery, life is a bitch, sexualized violence, nudity (full frontal - brief), dialogue, islam, idealism, politics, nazis, runaway, transformation, clergy
Time: 20th century, 30s, year 1937
Place: china, asia, japan, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   47%
 
Letters from Iwo Jima
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 141 min.
Style: bleak, realistic, serious, dramatic, emotional, earnest, compassionate, heartbreaking, suspenseful, intense, tense, bloody, reflective, harsh, sentimental, interesting, captivating, brutal, touching, talky, sincere, disturbing, epic, melancholic, breathtaking, sad
Plot: war, survival, brutality, sacrifice, wartime, violence, honest, courage, storytelling, anti war, battle zone, island, visceral, death, suicide, tragedy, gory, destiny, character study, jungle, chaos and mayhem, friendship, unlikely friendships, humanity, violent, idealism, world politics, culture clash, propaganda, stereotypes, mentor, weapons, dialogue, morality, redemption, heroic mission, politics, ethnic conflict, imperial japan, japanese army, cave, military life, battles, military, chaos, danger, heroes, letter, soldier, leadership
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s, year 1945, year 2005
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   42%
 
The Great Escape
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 172 min.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, exciting, tense, suspense, serious, dramatic, interesting, scenic, factual, clever, harsh, talky, epic, earnest, breathtaking, intense, captivating, atmospheric, entertaining
Audience: boys' night
Plot: war, prison, motorcycle, freedom, chase, survival, camp, prison escape, soldier, german, courage, nazis, runaway, wartime, gunfight, nazi, lone hero, sacrifice, escape, adventure, british, beautiful scenery, friendship, visceral, prison guard, optimism, uniform, barbed wire, prisoner, storytelling, dialogue, captivity, mentor, culture clash, idealism, unlikely friendships, catastrophe, brutality, honest, anti-hero, claustrophobia, baseball, swastika, shower, heroic mission, confined, danger, escapades, heroes, escape attempt
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: germany, europe, poland, alps, switzerland
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   51%
 
 6.0
 60K
Windtalkers
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Style: realistic, emotional, serious, rough, sincere, intense, bloody, dramatic, brutal, factual, ridiculous, stylized, suspense, harsh, exciting
Plot: war, survival, island, native americans, wartime, gory, soldier, indians, code, battle zone, brutality, violence, courage, explosions, catastrophe, heroic mission, sacrifice, friendship, weapons, mentor, dialogue, navajo, u.s. army, military life, vengeance, jungle, stereotypes, betrayal, destiny, danger, military, fight scenes, revenge, heroes, storytelling, runaway, lone hero, chase, guns, fantasy world, death, gunfight, culture clash, aviation, beautiful scenery, natural disaster, redemption, life philosophy, nudity (full frontal - brief), unlikely friendships
Time: 20th century, year 1944, year 1943, 1940s
Place: japan, asia, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   36%
 
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The Way Back
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA, United Arab Emirates, Poland
Duration: 133 min.
Style: epic, realistic, captivating, serious, scenic, dramatic, bleak, harsh, rough, intense, stylized, factual, enigmatic, inspirational, sentimental, based on memoir, interesting
Plot: survival, wilderness, prison escape, desert, freedom, adventure, mentor, on the road, catastrophe, sacrifice, betrayal, storytelling, runaway, courage, camp, against the odds, end of the world, beautiful scenery, dialogue, escape, wartime, nazis, russian, prison, gulag, danger, cold war, humanity, genocide, espionage, unlikely friendships, brutality, solitude, corruption, redemption, idealism, chase, life & death, friendship, greed, culture clash, war, adaptation, jews, escapades, destiny, fantasy world, justice, human spirit, natural disaster
Time: 20th century, 40s
Place: russia, asia, poland, india, germany, himalaya, siberia, tibet, mongolia, mine, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   38%
 
 7.3
 91K
Rescue Dawn
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, War
Country: USA, Luxembourg
Duration: 120 min.
Style: realistic, bleak, suspenseful, serious, dramatic, tense, intense, harsh, rough, suspense, interesting, factual, talky, emotional, scenic, inspirational, reflective, brutal, clever
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, vietnam war, war, violence, jungle, prison escape, camp, courage, rescue, soldier, brutality, prison, wartime, sacrifice, lone hero, betrayal, torture, christian, dialogue, weapons, storytelling, politics, tragedy, corruption, visceral, human spirit, redemption, pipe smoking, transformation, greed, honest, violent, friendship, mentor, chase, runaway, political, culture clash, death, catastrophe, adaptation, drinking, unlikely friendships, wilderness, beautiful scenery, prejudice, insanity, crime gone awry, confined, military
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1965, 1960s
Place: asia, vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   43%
 
 6.8
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Midway
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Style: epic, realistic, exciting, serious, factual, dramatic, suspenseful, intense, talky, suspense, light, tense, earnest, harsh, entertaining
Plot: war, interracial romance, wartime, heroic mission, sacrifice, battles, fascism, idealism, catastrophe, dialogue, aviation, danger, love story, mentor, nazis, weapons, soldier, culture clash, heroes, island, brutality, propaganda, prejudice, courage, corruption, betrayal, submarine, military, torture, runaway, vengeance, beautiful scenery, justice, ethnic conflict, destiny, camp, politics, underdog, finnish, chase, nudity (full frontal - brief), revenge, jews, survival, period piece, storytelling, assassination, military life, revolution, against the odds
Time: 20th century, 40s, year 1942, 1940s
Place: japan, tokyo, germany, hawaii, poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   40%
 
 6.5
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Jakob the Liar
Genre: Drama, War
Country: France, Hungary, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Style: semi serious, gloomy, dramatic, sincere, realistic, emotional, humorous, factual, sentimental, uplifting, touching, intense, compassionate, light, inspirational, heartbreaking, surreal
Plot: holocaust, survival, war, jews, nazis, nazi, anti heroes, wartime, jewish, radio, destiny, camp, ghetto, happy ending, courage, human spirit, catastrophe, sacrifice, mentor, humanity, prejudice, fantasy world, stereotypes, dialogue, wartime life, adaptation, first contact, splatter, islam, death, russian, storytelling, betrayal, against humanity, idealism, nudity (full frontal - brief), brutality, vengeance, internet, culture clash, justice, confined, family, freedom, judaism, fight scenes, transformation, propaganda, redemption, runaway
Time: 20th century, 1940s
Place: poland, europe, germany, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   45%
 
Is Paris Burning?
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: France, USA
Duration: 175 min.
Style: captivating, serious, brutal, realistic, epic, suspense, emotional, tense, macabre, compassionate, talky, melancholic, harsh, factual, stylized, entertaining, breathtaking, suspenseful, bleak, ironic, psychological
Plot: war, rescue, nazis, german, heroic mission, gory, military, revolution, nazi, idealism, distopia, culture clash, french, vengeance, wartime life, insanity, courage, brutality, adaptation, beautiful scenery, resistance, against the odds, catastrophe, guilt, runaway, wartime, revenge, visceral, corruption, heroes, police investigation, dialogue, weapons, assassination, pornography, sexualized violence, betrayal, civil war, stupidity, assassin, dark hero, tragedy, anti heroes, torture, mentor, moral ambiguity, end of the world, gangsters, politics, first contact
Time: 40s, year 1944, 1940s
Place: france, europe, germany, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   34%
 
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 6.9
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Camp X-Ray
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Style: sincere, serious, captivating, realistic, emotional, dramatic, melancholic, talky, reflective, intense, sentimental, touching, biting, earnest, interesting, harsh, disturbing, road movie
Plot: military, friendship, prison, soldier, female soldier, american abroad, female protagonist, military police, runaway, character study, prison escape, islam, humanity, politics, unlikely friendships, relationships, small town, pornography, camp, mentor, prejudice, stereotypes, loneliness, complex characters, sacrifice, catastrophe, political, paranoia, brutality, ethnic conflict, survival, love story, friends, redemption, internet, storytelling, suicide, guilt, radio, introspection, culture clash, depression, propaganda, childhood, life & death, life philosophy, tragedy, dialogue, death, world politics
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: cuba, california, iraq
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   31%
 
 7.3
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Savior
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Style: bleak, realistic, serious, rough, factual, brutal, harsh, tense, compassionate, intense, emotional, disturbing, light, macabre, scenic, dramatic, gloomy, psychological, talky, depressing, cynical, suspenseful, reflective, suspense
Plot: war, redemption, civil war, genocide, ethnic conflict, soldier, wartime, brutality, violent, humanity, betrayal, beautiful scenery, islam, pregnancy, weapons, survival, honest, prejudice, storytelling, family, visceral, atrocity, culture clash, mercenary, politics, violence, sexualized violence, sacrifice, serbian, rape, revenge, vengeance, dialogue, battle zone, blood, idealism, murder, death, tragedy, women, good versus evil, wartime life, morality, corruption, political, catastrophe, insanity, woman in danger, mentor, jews
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: bosnia, europe, former yugoslavia, serbia, croatia, bosnia herzegovina
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   32%
 
Tora! Tora! Tora!
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 144 min.
Style: epic, realistic, suspenseful, serious, dramatic, factual, tense, exciting, intense, suspense, interesting, breathtaking, talky, harsh, earnest
Plot: war, military, wartime, anti war, chaos and mayhem, courage, dialogue, catastrophe, aviation, submarine, love story, political unrest, culture clash, sacrifice, espionage, brutality, idealism, survival, runaway, imperial japan, soldier, battles, weapons, ethnic conflict, chase, beautiful scenery, corruption, mentor, prejudice, vengeance, technology, danger, politics, period piece, revenge, honest, justice, visceral, torture, island, betrayal, destiny, conspiracy, adaptation, state affairs, lone hero, islam, military life, human spirit, heroic mission
Time: 20th century, 40s, year 1941
Place: japan, hawaii, asia, pearl harbor, europe, tokyo, germany, usa, battleship, honolulu hawaii, pacific ocean, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   32%
 
 7.6
 13K
Europa Europa
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Germany, France, Poland
Duration: 112 min.
Style: realistic, epic, dramatic, serious, factual, captivating, talky, reflective, harsh, tense, heartbreaking, bleak, disturbing, emotional, thought provoking, interesting, humorous
Plot: german, jewish, holocaust, survival, war, nazi, nazis, jews, hidden identity, russian, genocide, wartime, judaism, propaganda, brainwashing, friendship, idealism, unlikely friendships, political, runaway, brutality, childhood, courage, young heroes, politics, mentor, coming of age, sacrifice, culture clash, storytelling, adolescence, prejudice, tragedy, identity, life & death, teenager, guilt, camp, anti semitism, beautiful scenery, morality, coming-of-age, death, corruption, school, adaptation, world politics, ethnic conflict, circumcision, fish out of water
Time: 20th century, 30s, 40s, 1940s
Place: germany, poland, europe, israel, russia, latvia, siberia, palestine, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   38%
 
 7.1
 14K
Katyn
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Poland
Duration: 122 min.
Style: realistic, bleak, serious, dramatic, reflective, disturbing, emotional, brutal, harsh, heartbreaking, sentimental, ironic, intense, breathtaking, light, melancholic, colourful, tragic ending, sad, touching, surprise ending
Plot: war, survival, nazis, genocide, wartime, brutality, tragedy, russian, anti heroes, nazi, propaganda, jews, german, fascism, runaway, holocaust, storytelling, death, courage, soldier, free speech, catastrophe, family, guilt, murder, censorship, prejudice, ethnic conflict, sacrifice, missing person, betrayal, destiny, culture clash, political, gunfight, justice, police investigation, nudity (full frontal - brief), moral ambiguity, dialogue, life & death, politics, family bonds, secret service, idealism, crime, revenge, judaism, magic realism, mentor
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s, year 1940
Place: poland, russia, germany, europe, east germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   43%
 

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 7.2
 125K
Defiance
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 137 min.
Style: epic, realistic, emotional, captivating, serious, dramatic, intense, rough, factual, sincere, harsh, melancholic, interesting, intellectual, entertaining, exciting
Plot: survival, war, jewish, holocaust, camp, nazis, nazi, genocide, jews, russian, wartime, on the run, brothers, revenge, courage, vengeance, german, sacrifice, catastrophe, idealism, destiny, in the woods, against humanity, moral ambiguity, brutality, storytelling, prejudice, mentor, betrayal, beautiful scenery, stereotypes, corruption, politics, justice, partisan, forest, runaway, life & death, violence, culture clash, propaganda, dialogue, sibling relationship, survivor, fight, brother, judaism, danger, death, fight scenes
Time: 20th century, 40s, year 1941, year 1942
Place: poland, germany, israel, europe, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   32%
 
Judgment at Nuremberg
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 186 min.
Style: talky, realistic, dramatic, bleak, serious, earnest, compassionate, thought provoking, intense, interesting, tense, heartbreaking, disturbing, factual, melancholic, national socialism, sincere, suspenseful, emotional, gloomy, epic, suspense
Plot: courtroom, courtroom drama, genocide, holocaust, nazi, nazis, war, legal action, jews, german, politics, morality, justice, idealism, moral ambiguity, guilt, political, redemption, court, betrayal, lawyer, corruption, judge, greed, crime, wartime, mentor, culture clash, runaway, uncover truth, courage, propaganda, friendship, anti semitism, jewish, honest, tragedy, dialogue, brutality, unlikely friendships, drinking, prejudice, camp, ethnic conflict, trial, concentration camp, court case, racism, price of justice, against humanity
Time: 20th century, 40s, 60s, year 1946, year 1945, 1960s, 1940s
Place: germany, poland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   33%
 
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