Movies that are like The Pianist

If you like "The Pianist" you are probably looking for bleak, compassionate, suspense and harsh movies of Biography, Drama and Music genre about / that have / with holocaust, survival, pianist, jewish, anti semitism, ghetto and nazi themes shot in France or Poland.
Find your next favorite and similar movies in two steps: 1. Identify all themes of interest from this film (block below). 2. Look for them in the presented list.
Save
this
list

to
The Pianist (2002)
 8.5
 597K
The Pianist
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music, War
Country: France, Poland, Germany, UK, USA
Duration: 150 min.
Style: bleak, compassionate, suspense, harsh, touching, emotional, realistic, serious, epic, dramatic, heartbreaking, intense, interesting, gloomy, sentimental, reflective, sad, earnest, breathtaking, brutal, captivating, factual, motivational, depressing
Plot: holocaust, survival, pianist, jewish, anti semitism, ghetto, nazi, genocide, violence, wartime, nazi occupation, world war two, life & death, classical music, against humanity, atrocity, secret hideout, runaway, hunger, war, music, nazis, anti heroes, deportation, jews, battle zone, storytelling, brutality, moral ambiguity, fascism, tragedy, courage, innocence lost, german, honest, mentor, segregation, idealism, judaism, death, visceral, guilt, sacrifice, beautiful scenery, culture clash, violent, confined, resistance, concert, hiding place, danger, escapades, misfit, liberation, humiliation, musician, starvation, occupation, loss of fortune, naivete, nazism, obstacle, loss of family member, escape, determination, loss, concentration camp, knocked unconscious, army, passion, boy, soviet, child knocked unconscious, pyre, pretending to be dead, child killed, boy killed, grand piano, nazi uniform, bloody body of a child, nazi soldier, bread, red army, dead boy, luggage, weight loss, change of heart, freight train, tinnitus, radio broadcasting, existentialism, ss, dead children, second chance, shoah, separation from family, disc jockey, ruins, loss of sister, gestapo
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 30s, 40s, 1930s
Place: poland, germany, europe, warsaw poland
The list contains the best and most popular movies with the same themes ordered by rating. Click "View All" button to show all items.
Life Is Beautiful
Comedy, Drama, War
Italy
116 min.
 8.6
Saving Private Ryan
Action, Drama, War
USA
169 min.
 8.6
Choose a movie to watch from relevant lists of films. Click "View All" button to show all collections.

Most similar movies to The Pianist

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out dramatic, realistic, serious and harsh films with plots including wartime, nazis, world war two, culture clash, war, german and brutality themes mostly in Drama, War and History genres. Some movies like The Pianist: Schindler's List (1993), The Boy in the Striped Pajamas (2008), Life Is Beautiful (1997), The Grey Zone (2001), The Book Thief (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Next update in:
Subscribe for new and better recommendations:
Schindler's List
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 195 min.
Style: realistic, epic, emotional, bleak, touching, serious, heartbreaking, compassionate, dramatic, earnest, interesting, sentimental, intense, sad, captivating, suspense, atmospheric, breathtaking, factual, disturbing, clever, sincere, thought provoking
Plot: holocaust, war, survival, jewish, concentration camp, nazi, ghetto, nazis, violence, redemption, rescue, anti heroes, jews, genocide, storytelling, honest, tragedy, courage, wartime, moral ambiguity, camp, mentor, brutality, catastrophe, manipulation, destiny, sacrifice, violent, beautiful scenery, morality, against humanity, factory, anti semitism, german, confined, auschwitz, danger, industrialist, misfit, cruelty, businessman, righting the wronged, evil, heroes, hopes, ss, train, coldhearted, loss of fortune, lifesaver
Time: 20th century, 1990s, 1940s, 1930s
Place: poland, europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   95%
    User:   91%
 
The Boy in the Striped Pajamas
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Style: touching, emotional, realistic, disturbing, twists and turns, serious, heartbreaking, dramatic, sad, intense, sentimental, bleak, compassionate, reflective, gloomy, earnest, harsh, suspense, interesting
Audience: kids
Plot: innocence lost, holocaust, friendship, jewish, nazis, childhood, nazi, children, concentration camp, german, young heroes, jews, camp, genocide, wartime, tragedy, unlikely friendships, survival, storytelling, gas chamber, mentor, war, sacrifice, catastrophe, brainwashing, runaway, justice, idealism, betrayal, brutality, redemption, against humanity, prejudice, family, courage, guilt, morality, death, culture clash, execution, search, nudity (full frontal - brief), secrets, adaptation, propaganda, manipulation, imaginary friend, confined, beautiful scenery, honest
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: germany, europe, poland, berlin germany, switzerland
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   75%
 
Movie in collections
bleak movies
bleak
4583
jewish movies
jewish
841
Life Is Beautiful
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 116 min.
Style: tragicomedy, sentimental, emotional, realistic, touching, compassionate, inspirational, humorous, semi serious, dramatic, heartbreaking, captivating, sad, earnest, sweet, reflective, intense, interesting, romantic, clever, light, funny, national socialism
Plot: concentration camp, holocaust, protecting from truth, father son relationship, courage, optimism, protective parent, survival, fascism, human spirit, life philosophy, jewish, love of one's life, sacrifice, nazis, love, self sacrifice, life, destiny, life & death, family relations, life turned upside down, make believe, escapades, fictional reality, child's point of view, world war two, war, childhood, nazi, anti heroes, jews, camp, tragedy, storytelling, love story, beautiful scenery, ghetto, mentor, wartime, honest, imagination, genocide, philosophy, parents and children, judaism, death, father-son relationship, idealism, captivity
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, 1930s
Place: europe, italy, poland, tuscany
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   100%
 
The Grey Zone
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Style: bleak, disturbing, realistic, serious, dramatic, intense, gloomy, talky, tense, macabre, depressing, harsh, compassionate, emotional, factual, light, reflective, absurd
Plot: holocaust, survival, redemption, rebellion, nazi, jewish, death, torture, murder, prison, jews, nazis, genocide, camp, brutality, moral ambiguity, wartime, war, moral dilemma, concentration camp, storytelling, guilt, tragedy, prejudice, anti semitism, morality, dialogue, greed, humanity, german, runaway, visceral, honest, courage, sexualized violence, idealism, sacrifice, violent, manipulation, violence, life & death, culture clash, politics, auschwitz, doctor, against humanity, confined, danger, heroes, hopes
Time: 20th century, 40s, year 1944, 1940s
Place: poland, germany, europe, israel, budapest hungary
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   32%
 
 7.6
 114K
The Book Thief
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 131 min.
Style: emotional, touching, sentimental, captivating, serious, stylized, realistic, heartbreaking, sad, dramatic, melancholic, sweet, harsh
Plot: adoption, holocaust, nazi germany, jewish, human spirit, nazi, family secret, wartime life, life & death, unlikely friendships, family relations, survival, sacrifice, mentor, runaway, parents and children, genocide, against humanity, life is a bitch, life philosophy, lifesaver, survivor, world war two, sole survivor, teenage girl, husband wife relationship, fantasy world, book, death, coming of age, german, childhood, nazis, jews, wartime, youth, adaptation, children, war, literature, friendship, segregation, mischievous children, idealism, catastrophe, tragedy, culture clash, beautiful scenery, destiny, courage
Time: 30s, 40s, 1930s, 20th century, year 1941, year 1938, year 1942, year 1943, year 1945, year 1939
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   33%
 
 7.5
 27K
Stalingrad
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Germany
Duration: 134 min.
Style: realistic, bleak, epic, serious, rough, brutal, factual, captivating, harsh, dramatic, talky, gloomy, suspenseful, bloody, ironic, stylized, compassionate, heartbreaking
Plot: war, survival, german, russian, politics, genocide, holocaust, soldier, death, wartime, nazis, brutality, nazi, fascism, anti war, battle zone, visceral, idealism, finnish, weapons, betrayal, propaganda, jews, military life, tragedy, dialogue, courage, brainwashing, battles, violence, gory, submarine, catastrophe, storytelling, sacrifice, insanity, military, ethnic conflict, political, culture clash, life is a bitch, beautiful scenery, danger, splatter, drinking, violent, squad, escapades, corruption, prejudice
Time: 20th century, 40s, year 1942, year 1943, 1940s
Place: russia, germany, europe, poland, africa, east germany, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   34%
    User:   38%
 
 7.6
 13K
Europa Europa
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Germany, France, Poland
Duration: 112 min.
Style: realistic, epic, serious, dramatic, captivating, factual, tense, talky, disturbing, reflective, harsh, heartbreaking, bleak, emotional, thought provoking
Plot: german, jewish, holocaust, survival, war, nazi, nazis, russian, friendship, courage, sacrifice, hidden identity, death, jews, genocide, wartime, judaism, propaganda, young heroes, brainwashing, idealism, anti semitism, unlikely friendships, political, runaway, brutality, childhood, politics, mentor, coming of age, culture clash, storytelling, adolescence, prejudice, tragedy, identity, life & death, teenager, guilt, camp, beautiful scenery, morality, coming-of-age, corruption, school, fish out of water, adaptation, world politics, ethnic conflict, against humanity
Time: 20th century, 30s, 40s, 1940s
Place: germany, poland, europe, israel, russia, latvia, siberia, palestine, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   33%
    User:   33%
 
Movie in collections
 7.8
 16K
Conspiracy
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 96 min.
Style: bleak, realistic, disturbing, serious, dramatic, factual, talky, interesting, suspense, sincere, intense, witty, tense, clever, cerebral, earnest, atmospheric, intellectual, no music
Plot: holocaust, genocide, war, politics, german, nazi, nazis, conspiracy, lawyer, jews, leadership, anti semitism, drinking, secrets, jewish, murder, brainwashing, wartime, justice, end of the world, corruption, manipulation, survival, idealism, greed, courage, dialogue, racism, catastrophe, race, brutality, stereotypes, runaway, ethnic conflict, british, honest, prejudice, betrayal, mentor, morality, culture clash, crime gone awry, tragedy, camp, fascism, violence, political, wartime life, against humanity, battles
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1930s, 1940s
Place: germany, europe, poland, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   33%
    User:   32%
 
The Counterfeiters
Genre: Crime, Drama, War
Country: Austria, Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Style: tense, realistic, captivating, serious, dramatic, bleak, disturbing, interesting, talky, harsh, factual, emotional, brutal, suspense, reflective, suspenseful, uplifting
Plot: survival, war, holocaust, german, jewish, nazi, brutality, betrayal, death, politics, russian, violence, nazis, jews, anti heroes, forgery, concentration camp, camp, genocide, moral ambiguity, idealism, judaism, morality, sacrifice, corruption, tragedy, mentor, wartime, storytelling, greed, guilt, moral dilemma, unlikely friendships, life & death, culture clash, wartime life, political, visceral, destiny, friendship, british, honest, secrets, prison, humanity, prejudice, redemption, confined, nazi germany, heroes
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s, 40s, year 1945, year 1939, 1940s
Place: germany, europe, poland, warsaw poland, monte carlo, hamburg germany, canada, austria, berlin germany, zurich switzerland
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   33%
    User:   34%
 
 7.2
 127K
Defiance
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 137 min.
Style: realistic, epic, emotional, captivating, serious, dramatic, intense, rough, sincere, factual, harsh, melancholic, interesting, intellectual
Plot: survival, war, jewish, holocaust, camp, russian, german, nazis, nazi, genocide, revenge, vengeance, sacrifice, prejudice, jews, violence, on the run, judaism, death, wartime, brothers, courage, in the woods, against humanity, catastrophe, idealism, destiny, moral ambiguity, brutality, storytelling, mentor, betrayal, partisan, beautiful scenery, stereotypes, danger, corruption, politics, justice, rebellion, runaway, life & death, life is a bitch, culture clash, propaganda, dialogue, forest, fight scenes, tragedy, weapons
Time: 20th century, 40s, year 1942, year 1941
Place: poland, europe, germany, israel, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   32%
    User:   34%
 
Goodbye, Children
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: France, West Germany, Italy
Duration: 104 min.
Style: sentimental, realistic, touching, emotional, serious, dramatic, melancholic, bleak, reflective, talky, harsh, gloomy, heartbreaking, breathtaking, atmospheric, stylized, earnest, sad, thought provoking, national socialism
Plot: boarding school, friendship, german, betrayal, childhood, jewish, french, nazi, treasure hunt, courage, school, brutality, boarding school life, nazis, jews, holocaust, unlikely friendships, adolescence, wartime life, storytelling, coming of age, coming-of-age, wartime, mentor, elementary school, children, runaway, loneliness, tragedy, segregation, dishonesty, imagination, life & death, idealism, secrets, countryside, society, sacrifice, culture clash, censorship, identity, youth, guilt, visceral, destiny, friends, prejudice, auschwitz, anti semitism, resistance
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: france, europe, germany, poland, vichy, jerusalem, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   30%
    User:   34%
 
 7.1
 13K
Lore
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, Thriller, War
Country: Germany, Australia, UK
Duration: 109 min.
Style: bleak, realistic, tense, disturbing, serious, dramatic, atmospheric, breathtaking, harsh, intense, gloomy, brutal, psychological, suspense, sincere, sentimental, melancholic, macabre
Plot: survival, coming of age, innocence lost, war, german, nazi, holocaust, jewish, death, murder, nazis, on the road, jews, children, wartime, guilt, brutality, visceral, violence, propaganda, danger, revenge, coming-of-age, camp, end of the world, adolescence, storytelling, idealism, genocide, society, tragedy, violent, parenthood, culture clash, childhood, brainwashing, brothers, youth, morality, assassination, politics, ethnic conflict, australian, human nature, corruption, life & death, moral ambiguity, betrayal, catastrophe, dialogue
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s, year 1945
Place: germany, poland, australia, russia, hamburg germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   29%
    User:   26%
 
 8.2
 39K
Come and See
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 142 min.
Style: bleak, realistic, surreal, disturbing, atmospheric, stylized, serious, harsh, brutal, rough, reflective, talky, enigmatic, dramatic, captivating, melancholic, breathtaking, thought provoking, psychological, tense, lyrical, art house, intense, emotional, heartbreaking, meditative
Plot: war, genocide, innocence lost, holocaust, insanity, russian, surrealism, brutality, german, nazi, fascism, death, atrocity, violence, tragedy, nazis, visceral, anti war, wartime, jews, runaway, wehrmacht, teenage girl, against humanity, war crime, wartime life, childhood, massacre, culture clash, sacrifice, ethnic conflict, military, idealism, loneliness, propaganda, storytelling, danger, courage, honest, political, catastrophe, guilt, survival, weapons, youth, execution, life is a bitch, young heroes, teenage life, russian army
Time: 20th century, 40s, year 1943, 1940s
Place: russia, europe, germany, poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   29%
    User:   33%
 
Movie in collections
 7.8
 66K
Black Book
Genre: Drama, Thriller, War
Country: Netherlands, Germany, UK, Belgium
Duration: 145 min.
Style: realistic, tense, suspense, epic, suspenseful, serious, twists and turns, dramatic, captivating, factual, sexy, erotic, harsh, brutal, interesting, melancholic, twist ending, psychological
Plot: espionage, betrayal, war, holocaust, german, survival, jewish, spy, vengeance, nazi, male nudity, violence, revenge, torture, secret identity, murder, train, nazis, wartime, jews, nudity (topless - notable), twists & turns, brutality, working undercover, sexualized violence, gratuitous violence, secrets, tragedy, fascism, sacrifice, assassination, corruption, idealism, storytelling, beautiful scenery, plot twist, undercover, dishonesty, frame up, runaway, culture clash, violent, spies, weapons, dialogue, love story, politics, catastrophe, fugitives, moral ambiguity
Time: 20th century, 40s, 50s, 1960s, 1940s, 1950s
Place: israel, holland, europe, germany, poland, netherlands, belgium
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   28%
    User:   26%
 
 7.1
 14K
Katyn
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Poland
Duration: 122 min.
Style: realistic, bleak, serious, dramatic, disturbing, reflective, emotional, brutal, harsh, heartbreaking, sentimental, ironic, intense, breathtaking, light, melancholic, colourful, tragic ending
Plot: war, survival, russian, german, brutality, propaganda, murder, anti heroes, nazis, genocide, wartime, tragedy, nazi, jews, fascism, soldier, runaway, holocaust, storytelling, death, courage, free speech, catastrophe, family, guilt, missing person, censorship, prejudice, ethnic conflict, sacrifice, betrayal, wartime life, destiny, culture clash, political, gunfight, justice, police investigation, nudity (full frontal - brief), against humanity, moral ambiguity, dialogue, life & death, politics, family bonds, secret service, idealism, crime, confined, revenge
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s, year 1940
Place: poland, russia, europe, germany, east germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   28%
    User:   33%
 
 8.2
 290K
Downfall
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Germany, Austria, Italy
Duration: 156 min.
Style: bleak, disturbing, realistic, psychological, serious, dramatic, tense, factual, interesting, intense, harsh, reflective, gloomy, compassionate, talky, suspense, brutal, national socialism, atmospheric, thought provoking
Plot: war, suicide, german, nazi, fascism, brutality, violence, insanity, betrayal, drinking, death, murder, sacrifice, holocaust, corruption, downfall, courage, politics, head of state, nazis, jews, genocide, visceral, hitler, humanity, isolation, storytelling, tragedy, wartime, idealism, violent, honest, psychology, propaganda, end of the world, russian, greed, dictator, german shepherd, poison, ethnic conflict, confined, catastrophe, culture clash, guilt, state affairs, couples, traitor, war crime, siege
Time: 20th century, 40s, year 1945, year 1942, 1940s
Place: germany, europe, poland, berlin germany, frankfurt germany, prague czechoslovakia, munich germany, bavaria
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   28%
    User:   29%
 
Judgment at Nuremberg
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 186 min.
Style: talky, realistic, bleak, serious, dramatic, thought provoking, earnest, compassionate, intense, disturbing, interesting, tense, heartbreaking, sincere, factual, melancholic, national socialism, suspenseful, emotional, gloomy, epic
Plot: courtroom, courtroom drama, holocaust, genocide, german, war, idealism, nazi, redemption, jewish, nazis, justice, judge, legal action, jews, politics, morality, concentration camp, moral ambiguity, guilt, political, uncover truth, anti semitism, court, betrayal, lawyer, corruption, greed, crime, wartime, mentor, culture clash, runaway, courage, propaganda, friendship, honest, tragedy, dialogue, brutality, unlikely friendships, drinking, prejudice, camp, ethnic conflict, racism, trial, price of justice, against humanity, war crime
Time: 20th century, 40s, 60s, year 1946, year 1945, 1960s, 1940s
Place: germany, europe, poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   28%
    User:   28%
 
Saving Private Ryan
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 169 min.
Style: realistic, epic, captivating, serious, intense, dramatic, sentimental, bleak, interesting, suspense, tense, brutal, emotional, breathtaking, rough, earnest, touching, stylized, compassionate, disturbing, dark humor
Plot: war, military, gory, courage, sacrifice, violence, friendship, army, d day, destiny, obsessive quest, wartime, visceral, violent, heroic mission, storytelling, brutality, nazis, battle zone, honest, battles, vengeance, catastrophe, moral ambiguity, beautiful scenery, dialogue, survival, propaganda, danger, tragedy, innocence lost, redemption, culture clash, german, mentor, runaway, rescue, cowardice, bravery, self sacrifice, american flag, invasion, sniper, military life, escapades, heroes, troops, war veteran, parachute, airplane
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s, year 1944
Place: europe, france, germany, normandy, poland, iowa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   28%
    User:   25%
 
Movie in collections
 6.5
 14K
Jakob the Liar
Genre: Drama, War
Country: France, Hungary, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Style: semi serious, gloomy, sincere, realistic, dramatic, emotional, humorous, uplifting, factual, sentimental, touching, intense, compassionate, light, inspirational, heartbreaking
Plot: holocaust, survival, war, nazi, radio, jews, anti heroes, nazis, wartime, jewish, death, russian, ghetto, destiny, camp, happy ending, human spirit, courage, catastrophe, sacrifice, wartime life, mentor, against humanity, confined, humanity, prejudice, fantasy world, danger, stereotypes, dialogue, hopes, adaptation, first contact, heroes, splatter, islam, misfit, storytelling, betrayal, idealism, social relations, nudity (full frontal - brief), brutality, vengeance, internet, culture clash, justice, family, freedom, judaism
Time: 20th century, 1940s
Place: poland, europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   27%
    User:   26%
 
 7.3
 12K
Amen.
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, War
Country: France, Germany, Romania
Duration: 132 min.
Style: realistic, bleak, serious, dramatic, suspenseful, thought provoking, disturbing, clever, harsh, sincere
Plot: holocaust, genocide, idealism, war, politics, catholicism, concentration camp, nazi, jewish, propaganda, sacrifice, christian, death, jews, nazis, human spirit, wartime, fascism, assassination, murder, anti semitism, political, moral ambiguity, german, vatican, pope, morality, camp, survival, secrets, guilt, conscience, courage, destiny, catastrophe, judaism, culture clash, brutality, corruption, runaway, weapons, torture, racism, betrayal, race, mentor, euthanasia, doctor, ethnic conflict, world politics
Time: 20th century, 30s, 40s, 1940s, 1930s
Place: germany, poland, israel, argentina, europe, austria, prague, czechoslovakia, romania, hungary, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   26%
    User:   21%
 
Nowhere in Africa
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 141 min.
Style: touching, emotional, realistic, sincere, serious, dramatic, reflective, earnest, heartbreaking, captivating, breathtaking, gloomy, harsh, thought provoking, sentimental, interesting, talky, bleak, melancholic, national socialism
Plot: holocaust, culture clash, childhood, jews, immigrants, nazis, german, friendship, nazi, jewish, judaism, genocide, beautiful scenery, human nature, family drama, family bonds, idealism, prejudice, tragedy, wartime, betrayal, ethnic conflict, farm, family, secrets, survival, sacrifice, racism, war, runaway, lawyer, assassination, society, adaptation, catastrophe, propaganda, british, storytelling, identity, mentor, interracial romance, family relations, finnish, on the run, bollywood, exile, starting over, boarding school life, wartime life, emigrant
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1930s
Place: africa, kenya, germany, poland, israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   26%
    User:   27%
 
 7.3
 9K
In Darkness
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Poland, Germany, Canada
Duration: 145 min.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, serious, realistic, dramatic, intense, sincere, tense, melancholic, compassionate, reflective, earnest, absurd, harsh, light, uplifting
Plot: holocaust, jewish, survival, war, nazi, german, genocide, brutality, drinking, chase, betrayal, jews, nazis, thief, revenge, storytelling, tunnel, against humanity, vengeance, danger, destiny, death, justice, wartime, on the run, camp, tragedy, runaway, nudity (full frontal - brief), stereotypes, rescue, transformation, ethnic conflict, catholicism, human nature, redemption, catastrophe, literature, alter ego, childhood, natural disaster, relationships, refugee, sewer, moral ambiguity, prejudice, human spirit, visceral, courage, moral dilemma
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s, year 2008, year 1945
Place: poland, europe, germany, israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   26%
    User:   25%
 
Sophie's Choice
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 150 min.
Style: emotional, realistic, bleak, serious, heartbreaking, dramatic, captivating, melancholic, sad, intense, psychological, earnest, touching, gloomy, compassionate, atmospheric, reflective, breathtaking
Plot: holocaust, friendship, mental illness, genocide, nazi, tragedy, nazis, love triangle, guilt, haunted by the past, jews, complex characters, redemption, death, jewish, secrets, mentor, unlikely friendships, camp, storytelling, romance, character study, childhood, depression, life & death, survival, runaway, adaptation, against humanity, eccentricity, wartime, war, confined, drinking, culture clash, concentration camp, literature, flashbacks, love and romance, prejudice, life, transformation, betrayal, obsession, loneliness, relationships, misfit, friends, wartime life, post war
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: poland, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   26%
    User:   30%
 
Movie in collections
Enemy at the Gates
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: UK, France, Germany, Ireland, USA
Duration: 131 min.
Style: realistic, epic, bleak, serious, dramatic, suspense, rough, intense, tense, brutal, captivating, suspenseful, interesting, factual, harsh, earnest
Plot: war, german, friendship, russian, nazi, propaganda, courage, sniper, betrayal, politics, violence, assassination, destiny, wartime, nazis, love story, mind game, battle zone, sacrifice, brutality, fascism, weapons, survival, uninhibited rivalry, dialogue, catastrophe, cold war, ambition, idealism, end of the world, vengeance, beautiful scenery, political, deadly, corruption, romance, culture clash, media, visceral, revenge, stereotypes, justice, mentor, submarine, heroes, happy ending, moral ambiguity, ethnic conflict, honest, chase
Time: 20th century, 1940s
Place: russia, germany, poland, soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   25%
    User:   25%
 
A Midnight Clear
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Style: bleak, realistic, serious, tense, rough, dramatic, sentimental, suspense, absurd, interesting, melancholic, suspenseful, intense, talky, psychological, emotional, harsh, breathtaking, touching, brutal, surreal
Plot: war, innocence lost, friendship, tragedy, violence, buddies, wartime, german, nazis, storytelling, courage, insanity, culture clash, genocide, weapons, violent, secrets, runaway, character study, friends, nazi, brutality, sacrifice, unlikely friendships, end of the world, survival, morality, politics, soldier, visceral, idealism, ethnic conflict, dialogue, corruption, psychology, political, beautiful scenery, prank, stereotypes, prejudice, twists & turns, propaganda, christmas, anti war, isolation, battles, disorder, young soldier, pacifism, enemy
Time: year 1944, 1940s
Place: germany, poland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   25%
    User:   25%
 
The Garden of the Finzi-Continis
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Italy, West Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Style: serious, sentimental, touching, realistic, heartbreaking, meditative, gloomy, reflective, enigmatic, lyrical, captivating, melancholic, harsh, talky, thought provoking, emotional, disturbing, dramatic, compassionate, breathtaking
Plot: fascism, holocaust, jewish, genocide, segregation, nazi, anti semitism, jews, judaism, innocence lost, prejudice, nazis, death, politics, wartime life, beautiful scenery, family life, tragedy, society, culture clash, childhood, life is a bitch, brutality, relationships, wartime, tennis, dysfunctional family, idealism, guilt, family drama, family, confined, identity, catastrophe, secrets, rebellion, family relations, mentor, period piece, betrayal, runaway, deportation, german, political, pornography, adaptation, assassination, ethnic conflict, loneliness, life philosophy
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s, 40s, 1940s
Place: italy, europe, israel, germany, poland, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   24%
    User:   27%
 
 8.1
 302K
Hotel Rwanda
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: UK, South Africa, Italy
Duration: 121 min.
Style: emotional, realistic, disturbing, serious, dramatic, factual, intense, heartbreaking, compassionate, interesting, touching, sad, depressing, tense, suspense, sincere, brutal, earnest, sentimental, harsh, rough, talky, captivating, thought provoking, uplifting, bleak, motivational
Plot: genocide, hotel, violence, death, murder, civil war, courage, racism, war, politics, atrocity, cruelty, prejudice, ethnic conflict, tragedy, world politics, righting the wronged, survival, holocaust, brutality, corruption, against humanity, storytelling, sacrifice, catastrophe, greed, islam, mentor, political, honest, humanity, life & death, family, weapons, propaganda, alone in the world, justice, hopes, destiny, violent, runaway, culture clash, slavery, visceral, idealism, society, life is a bitch, african, refugee camp, refugee
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: africa, rwanda, somalia, congo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   24%
    User:   20%
 
The Killing Fields
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 141 min.
Style: bleak, realistic, disturbing, serious, dramatic, rough, tense, intense, captivating, compassionate, brutal, interesting, harsh, earnest, heartbreaking, emotional, reflective, atmospheric, breathtaking, based on true events
Plot: genocide, journalism, war, vietnam war, civil war, friendship, brutality, violence, torture, photographer, unlikely friendships, survival, tragedy, moral dilemma, courage, political, holocaust, visceral, ethnic conflict, anti war, runaway, brainwashing, politics, guilt, corruption, revolution, culture clash, camp, honest, death, righting the wronged, violent, beautiful scenery, catastrophe, insanity, music, hopes, weapons, media, embassy, human spirit, rebelliousness, redemption, journalist, wartime life, fighting the system, against humanity, rebellion, life is a bitch, friends
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: vietnam, cambodia, asia, iraq
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   23%
    User:   23%
 

Choose "a movie to watch" by trailers from related films

Watch trailers from related movies and select your next film!
Divided We Fall
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 120 min.
Style: surreal, serious, disturbing, touching, realistic, compassionate, uplifting, dramatic, gloomy, reflective, melancholic, bleak, talky, humorous, witty, lyrical, harsh, light, satirical, dark humor, absurd, breathtaking
Plot: holocaust, survival, idealism, nazi, jewish, german, jews, nazis, prejudice, village, wartime, human spirit, humanity, culture clash, life & death, wartime life, life philosophy, loneliness, against humanity, war, fascism, betrayal, judaism, fugitives, storytelling, pregnancy, ethnic conflict, solitude, unlikely friendships, couple relations, catastrophe, infidelity, mentor, morality, relationships, segregation, tragedy, village life, dishonesty, bollywood, society, couples, guilt, existentialism, finnish, brutality, nudity (full frontal - brief), runaway, hotel, transformation
Time: 20th century, 30s, 40s, year 1945, 1930s, 1940s
Place: poland, germany, europe, tokyo, czechoslovakia, moscow russia, france, belgium, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   23%
    User:   20%
 
 6.3
 47K
Hart's War
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Style: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful, dramatic, emotional, gloomy, tense, uplifting, intense, sincere, suspense, factual, talky, entertaining, harsh, interesting
Plot: war, prison, military, courtroom drama, murder, soldier, nazi, propaganda, nazis, torture, camp, wartime, prison escape, sacrifice, russian, captivity, courage, german, battle zone, survival, betrayal, jews, race issues, confined, plot twist, catastrophe, stereotypes, dishonesty, brutality, prejudice, weapons, twists & turns, trial, escape, dialogue, society, mentor, frame up, dedicated lawyer, idealism, beautiful scenery, army investigation, racism, justice, human spirit, culture clash, redemption, brainwashing, runaway, segregation
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: germany, europe, poland, belgium
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   22%
    User:   22%
 
Next update in:
Subscribe for new and better recommendations:

TOP 5 movies for each basic tag

holocaust
holocaust movies
Life Is Beautiful 1997
8.6
The Book Thief 2013
7.6
Schindler's List 1993
8.9
Conspiracy 2001
7.8
Sophie's Choice 1982
7.6
View all
survival
survival movies
Life of Pi 2012
7.9
The Revenant 2015
8.0
The Martian 2015
8.0
127 Hours 2010
7.6
Everest 2015
7.1
View all
pianist
pianist movies
La La Land 2016
8.1
The Piano Teacher 2001
7.5
Once 2007
7.9
Shine 1996
7.7
Deep Red 1975
7.7
View all
jewish
jewish movies
Life Is Beautiful 1997
8.6
The Book Thief 2013
7.6
The Strain 2014
7.4
A Serious Man 2009
7.0
Ida 2013
7.4
View all
anti semitism
anti semitism movies
Invincible 2001
6.5
School Ties 1992
6.9
The Believer 2001
7.2
The Slingshot 1993
6.5
The Final Solution: The Wannsee Conference 1984
7.9
View all
ghetto
ghetto movies
A Hero Ain't Nothin' But a Sandwich 1978
7.0
Schindler's List 1993
8.9
Jacob the Liar 1974
7.3
In the Presence of Mine Enemies 1997
6.1
I'm Gonna Git You Sucka 1988
6.6
View all
nazi
nazi movies
The Book Thief 2013
7.6
Dead Snow 2009
6.3
Raiders of the Lost Ark 1981
8.5
Anthropoid 2016
7.2
Downfall 2004
8.2
View all
genocide
genocide movies
The 5th Wave 2016
5.2
The Book Thief 2013
7.6
Hotel Rwanda 2004
8.1
Ararat 2002
6.6
Amen. 2002
7.3
View all