Movies that are like The Pianist

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The Pianist
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music, War
Country: France, Poland, Germany, UK, USA
Duration: 150 min.
Style: bleak, emotional, realistic, dramatic, serious, heartbreaking, epic, intense, touching, interesting, sentimental, compassionate, reflective, sad, earnest, breathtaking, brutal, gloomy, suspense, harsh, factual, captivating, motivational, depressing
Plot: holocaust, survival, war, music, ghetto, jewish, nazis, nazi, genocide, jews, anti heroes, wartime, storytelling, brutality, moral ambiguity, fascism, tragedy, battle zone, courage, life & death, german, violence, classical music, honest, mentor, segregation, idealism, judaism, death, visceral, innocence lost, guilt, sacrifice, pianist, deportation, beautiful scenery, culture clash, violent, hunger, resistance, concert, hiding place, against humanity, liberation, confined, anti semitism, danger, escapades, misfit, humiliation, atrocity, musician, starvation, occupation, loss of fortune, naivete, secret hideout, nazism, obstacle, loss of family member, escape, determination, loss, child knocked unconscious, pyre, pretending to be dead, child killed, boy killed, grand piano, nazi occupation, 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, loss of mother, mass murder, loss of brother, molotov cocktail, grenade launcher, thrown through a window, tank, suffering, police brutality, attic, flamethrower, war crime, mistaken identity, piano, execution, assault rifle, child murder, shot in the forehead, wall, shot in the head, hospital, corpse, massacre, faked death, fire, loss of father, murder, world war two, bathtub, restaurant, rooftop, wheelchair, blood, concentration camp, prisoners of war, radio station, loss of son, runaway, prejudice, loneliness, humanity
Time: 20th century, 30s, 40s, 1930s, 1940s
Place: poland, europe, germany, warsaw poland
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Life Is Beautiful
Comedy, Drama, War
Italy
116 min.
 8.6
Conspiracy
Biography, Drama, History, War
USA, UK
96 min.
 7.8
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out dramatic, realistic, serious and harsh films with plots including culture clash, world war two, tragedy, runaway, nazis, survival and nazi themes mostly in Drama, War and History genres. Some movies like The Pianist: Schindler's List (1993), The Boy in the Striped Pajamas (2008), The Grey Zone (2001), Conspiracy (2001), Life Is Beautiful (1997). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Schindler's List
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 195 min.
Style: epic, emotional, bleak, realistic, touching, serious, heartbreaking, compassionate, dramatic, earnest, interesting, sentimental, intense, sad, suspense, atmospheric, breathtaking, factual, clever, captivating, disturbing, sincere, based on true events, thought provoking, brutal, reflective
Plot: holocaust, nazi, war, survival, concentration camp, ghetto, jewish, nazis, rescue, anti heroes, jews, genocide, violence, storytelling, honest, tragedy, courage, redemption, wartime, moral ambiguity, camp, accountant, mentor, brutality, catastrophe, manipulation, destiny, sacrifice, auschwitz, industrialist, factory, violent, villa, beautiful scenery, morality, champagne, womanizer, shaving, against humanity, ss, train, gratitude, confined, german, danger, anti semitism, misfit, snow, doctor, husband wife relationship
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 1930s, 1990s
Place: poland, europe, germany, israel
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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, earnest, harsh, suspense, interesting, gloomy, twist ending
Audience: kids
Plot: innocence lost, friendship, holocaust, nazis, jewish, nazi, childhood, jews, young heroes, children, camp, genocide, wartime, tragedy, unlikely friendships, survival, storytelling, mentor, sacrifice, catastrophe, brainwashing, german, runaway, justice, idealism, betrayal, brutality, redemption, concentration camp, prejudice, war, family, courage, guilt, morality, death, culture clash, gas chamber, nudity (full frontal - brief), secrets, adaptation, nationalism, propaganda, manipulation, imaginary friend, beautiful scenery, honest, against humanity, destiny, poison gas
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: germany, europe, poland, berlin germany, switzerland
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   75%
 
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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
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System:   45%
    User:   47%
 
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Conspiracy
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 96 min.
Style: bleak, realistic, disturbing, serious, dramatic, factual, talky, interesting, suspense, intense, witty, tense, clever, cerebral, sincere, earnest, atmospheric, no music, intellectual, harsh
Plot: holocaust, genocide, war, nazi, nazis, conspiracy, jews, drinking, leadership, politics, secrets, german, anti semitism, jewish, murder, brainwashing, wartime, justice, end of the world, corruption, manipulation, survival, idealism, greed, lawyer, courage, dialogue, catastrophe, race, brutality, stereotypes, runaway, ethnic conflict, british, honest, prejudice, betrayal, mentor, morality, culture clash, crime gone awry, tragedy, camp, fascism, violence, political, racism, wartime life, against humanity, battles
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1930s, 1940s
Place: germany, poland, europe, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   46%
 
Life Is Beautiful
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 116 min.
Style: emotional, sentimental, realistic, touching, humorous, tragicomedy, semi serious, dramatic, heartbreaking, sad, inspirational, earnest, compassionate, captivating, sweet, reflective, intense, interesting, romantic, clever, light, funny, national socialism, melancholic, breathtaking
Plot: survival, holocaust, concentration camp, fascism, war, jewish, anti heroes, jews, nazi, nazis, camp, sacrifice, love, tragedy, storytelling, love story, father son relationship, childhood, courage, life, beautiful scenery, mentor, destiny, wartime, honest, imagination, life & death, genocide, philosophy, life philosophy, judaism, death, father-son relationship, ghetto, idealism, human spirit, catastrophe, justice, culture clash, self sacrifice, parents and children, captivity, love of one's life, mass murder, riding a bicycle, deportation, wartime life, against humanity, optimism, innocence
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1930s, 1940s
Place: italy, europe, poland, tuscany
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   100%
 
 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:   41%
    User:   37%
 
The Counterfeiters
Genre: Crime, Drama, War
Country: Austria, Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Style: tense, realistic, dramatic, captivating, serious, bleak, interesting, talky, harsh, factual, brutal, disturbing, suspense, reflective, emotional, suspenseful, uplifting, intense, clever
Plot: survival, war, holocaust, nazi, german, nazis, jews, camp, jewish, anti heroes, genocide, brutality, forgery, concentration camp, moral ambiguity, idealism, betrayal, judaism, morality, sacrifice, corruption, tragedy, mentor, wartime, storytelling, greed, guilt, unlikely friendships, death, life & death, culture clash, political, visceral, destiny, politics, friendship, british, moral dilemma, russian, violence, honest, secrets, prison, humanity, nazi germany, prejudice, redemption, wartime life, confined, heroes
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1930s, 40s, year 1945, year 1939, 1940s
Place: germany, europe, poland, warsaw poland, monte carlo, hamburg germany, canada, austria, berlin germany, zurich switzerland
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   42%
 
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Stalingrad
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Germany
Duration: 134 min.
Style: realistic, bleak, epic, serious, brutal, rough, factual, harsh, dramatic, talky, captivating, bloody, gloomy, ironic, stylized, suspenseful, compassionate, heartbreaking, interesting, absurd, light
Plot: war, survival, german, soldier, wartime, nazis, russian, brutality, nazi, fascism, visceral, idealism, finnish, weapons, betrayal, politics, propaganda, battle zone, anti war, jews, genocide, tragedy, dialogue, courage, brainwashing, holocaust, violence, gory, submarine, catastrophe, storytelling, sacrifice, insanity, death, ethnic conflict, political, culture clash, military life, beautiful scenery, splatter, drinking, violent, battles, corruption, prejudice, humanity, stereotypes, cold war, honest, runaway
Time: 20th century, 40s, year 1942, year 1943, 1940s
Place: russia, germany, europe, poland, africa, east germany, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   41%
 
 7.6
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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:   35%
 
Sophie's Choice
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 150 min.
Style: emotional, realistic, heartbreaking, bleak, serious, dramatic, melancholic, sad, captivating, intense, earnest, touching, compassionate, psychological, atmospheric, reflective, breathtaking, gloomy, harsh, depressing
Plot: holocaust, friendship, mental illness, love triangle, genocide, guilt, nazi, jews, tragedy, complex characters, redemption, nazis, haunted by the past, death, jewish, secrets, mentor, unlikely friendships, camp, storytelling, character study, childhood, depression, life & death, survival, romance, runaway, adaptation, concentration camp, eccentricity, wartime, war, drinking, culture clash, literature, flashbacks, prejudice, life, transformation, betrayal, obsession, loneliness, relationships, against humanity, confined, love and romance, misfit, friends, wartime life, post war
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: poland, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   31%
 
Nowhere in Africa
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 141 min.
Style: touching, realistic, emotional, sincere, serious, dramatic, reflective, earnest, heartbreaking, breathtaking, national socialism, captivating, harsh, sentimental, interesting, talky, bleak, melancholic, gloomy, thought provoking, colourful, scenic
Plot: culture clash, holocaust, jews, nazis, german, nazi, immigrants, jewish, judaism, genocide, beautiful scenery, family drama, friendship, family bonds, idealism, prejudice, tragedy, wartime, farm, human nature, childhood, betrayal, ethnic conflict, family, secrets, survival, sacrifice, war, runaway, lawyer, assassination, adaptation, catastrophe, propaganda, british, storytelling, emigrant, only child, marriage crisis, emigration, capture, identity, mentor, interracial romance, finnish, bollywood, racism, society, family relations, on the run
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1930s
Place: africa, kenya, germany, poland, israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   31%
 
 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:   34%
    User:   35%
 
 7.2
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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:   34%
    User:   39%
 
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Lore
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, Thriller, War
Country: Germany, Australia, UK
Duration: 109 min.
Style: bleak, realistic, tense, disturbing, serious, dramatic, breathtaking, harsh, atmospheric, intense, brutal, psychological, gloomy, suspense, sentimental, melancholic, macabre, sincere, clever, absurd, road movie
Plot: survival, coming of age, innocence lost, war, nazi, german, nazis, jews, holocaust, children, wartime, on the road, guilt, brutality, visceral, jewish, violence, death, propaganda, revenge, coming-of-age, camp, end of the world, adolescence, storytelling, idealism, genocide, tragedy, violent, parenthood, culture clash, childhood, danger, brainwashing, brothers, morality, assassination, murder, politics, ethnic conflict, australian, corruption, life & death, dead child, moral ambiguity, betrayal, society, catastrophe, dialogue, political
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s, year 1945
Place: germany, poland, australia, russia, hamburg germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   34%
    User:   32%
 
 8.2
 34K
Come and See
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 142 min.
Style: bleak, realistic, surreal, disturbing, atmospheric, serious, harsh, stylized, brutal, reflective, talky, enigmatic, rough, dramatic, melancholic, breathtaking, psychological, tense, lyrical, art house, captivating, intense, thought provoking, emotional, heartbreaking, meditative, compassionate, ironic, cerebral
Plot: war, genocide, innocence lost, holocaust, brutality, insanity, nazi, fascism, surrealism, nazis, russian, visceral, wartime, death, german, atrocity, anti war, jews, wehrmacht, teenage girl, runaway, violence, childhood, tragedy, culture clash, sacrifice, ethnic conflict, idealism, loneliness, propaganda, storytelling, mass murder, courage, against humanity, war crime, russian army, eastern front, honest, massacre, wartime life, political, catastrophe, guilt, weapons, nazi soldier, partisan, world war two, military, danger, nazi occupation
Time: 20th century, 40s, year 1943, 1940s
Place: russia, europe, germany, poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   33%
    User:   35%
 
 7.3
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Amen.
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, War
Country: France, Germany, Romania
Duration: 132 min.
Style: realistic, bleak, serious, dramatic, suspenseful, thought provoking, harsh, disturbing, clever, sincere, intense, earnest, talky, emotional
Plot: holocaust, genocide, concentration camp, catholicism, idealism, war, politics, nazi, jews, nazis, wartime, jewish, fascism, human spirit, propaganda, political, moral ambiguity, german, morality, camp, survival, conscience, vatican, pope, anti semitism, secrets, sacrifice, guilt, christian, courage, destiny, catastrophe, judaism, culture clash, death, brutality, corruption, euthanasia, doctor, runaway, weapons, torture, betrayal, nazi germany, race, mentor, ethnic conflict, world politics, nudity (full frontal - brief), prejudice
Time: 20th century, 30s, 40s, 1940s, 1930s
Place: germany, poland, israel, argentina, austria, prague, czechoslovakia, romania, hungary, europe, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   32%
    User:   26%
 
The Pawnbroker
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Style: bleak, emotional, realistic, serious, dramatic, heartbreaking, harsh, melancholic, reflective, intense, depressing, compassionate, cerebral, gloomy, talky, atmospheric, enigmatic, breathtaking, earnest, suspenseful, psychological, interesting, sad, touching
Plot: holocaust, jews, survival, nazi, uncover truth, loneliness, nazis, guilt, tragedy, character study, mentor, jewish, depression, concentration camp, human nature, camp, culture clash, jesus, redemption, idealism, existentialism, corruption, flashbacks, life & death, storytelling, brutality, unlikely friendships, ghetto, self discovery, life philosophy, gangsters, runaway, friendship, honest, greed, childhood, humanity, relationships, drinking, moral ambiguity, haunted by the past, prejudice, life, society, life is a bitch, heist, religions or cults, against humanity, holocaust survivor, female impersonator
Time: 1960s
Place: new york, poland, usa, germany, harlem manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   31%
    User:   27%
 
Saving Private Ryan
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 169 min.
Style: epic, realistic, captivating, intense, serious, dramatic, sentimental, interesting, suspense, tense, brutal, emotional, breathtaking, bleak, earnest, touching, stylized, compassionate, rough, disturbing, dark humor, harsh, factual, bloody
Plot: war, military, gory, violence, d day, courage, obsessive quest, sacrifice, army, wartime, visceral, violent, storytelling, brutality, friendship, nazis, heroic mission, honest, vengeance, catastrophe, destiny, moral ambiguity, beautiful scenery, dialogue, survival, propaganda, tragedy, battle zone, battles, innocence lost, redemption, culture clash, german, mentor, runaway, danger, cowardice, bravery, self sacrifice, american flag, troops, war veteran, parachute, airplane, invasion, world war two, rescue, nazi occupied france, killed in action, combat casualty
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 40s, year 1944
Place: france, europe, normandy, germany, poland, iowa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   30%
    User:   33%
 
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The Killing Fields
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 141 min.
Style: bleak, realistic, disturbing, dramatic, serious, tense, intense, rough, compassionate, brutal, interesting, harsh, earnest, heartbreaking, emotional, reflective, atmospheric, breathtaking, captivating, based on true events, talky, scenic, suspense
Plot: genocide, journalism, war, vietnam war, civil war, friendship, brutality, unlikely friendships, survival, tragedy, courage, political, violence, holocaust, visceral, moral dilemma, ethnic conflict, runaway, brainwashing, politics, guilt, corruption, revolution, culture clash, camp, honest, death, violent, beautiful scenery, catastrophe, torture, insanity, photographer, anti war, music, weapons, embassy, journalist, righting the wronged, hopes, media, human spirit, rebelliousness, redemption, 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:   30%
    User:   24%
 
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:   30%
    User:   30%
 
 7.3
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In Darkness
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Poland, Germany, Canada
Duration: 145 min.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, serious, dramatic, realistic, intense, melancholic, sincere, compassionate, reflective, earnest, tense, absurd, harsh, light, uplifting, interesting
Plot: jewish, survival, holocaust, war, nazi, jews, nazis, genocide, storytelling, vengeance, brutality, tunnel, against humanity, drinking, destiny, death, justice, wartime, camp, chase, tragedy, runaway, nudity (full frontal - brief), danger, german, thief, stereotypes, transformation, refugee, sewer, ethnic conflict, catholicism, betrayal, redemption, catastrophe, literature, alter ego, childhood, natural disaster, on the run, relationships, moral ambiguity, prejudice, visceral, courage, dark hero, mentor, revenge, judaism, humanity
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: poland, europe, germany, israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   30%
    User:   31%
 
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, heartbreaking, breathtaking, atmospheric, stylized, earnest, sad, national socialism, gloomy, thought provoking, enigmatic, light
Plot: boarding school, friendship, german, betrayal, childhood, boarding school life, nazis, jews, nazi, french, holocaust, unlikely friendships, jewish, adolescence, storytelling, coming of age, treasure hunt, coming-of-age, wartime, mentor, wartime life, children, runaway, loneliness, tragedy, courage, school, segregation, imagination, life & death, brutality, elementary school, idealism, secrets, sacrifice, culture clash, dishonesty, censorship, identity, guilt, auschwitz, anti semitism, resistance, visceral, destiny, prejudice, catholicism, childhood memory, resistance fighter, parent child relationship
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: france, europe, germany, poland, vichy, jerusalem, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   29%
    User:   29%
 
 6.8
 14K
Swing Kids
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Style: emotional, thought provoking, serious, sentimental, realistic, dramatic, factual, touching, light
Audience: teens
Plot: music, friendship, rebellion, nazi, nazis, jews, holocaust, fascism, dance, against the odds, jazz, dancing, unlikely friendships, german, anti semitism, genocide, sacrifice, brainwashing, wartime, against the rules, survival, coming of age, culture clash, propaganda, betrayal, politics, destiny, jewish, rebelliousness, courage, mentor, suicide, rock and roll, catastrophe, stereotypes, idealism, camp, happy ending, freedom, college, brutality, childhood, political corruption, storytelling, justice, fighting the system, women, prejudice, society, family
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1930s
Place: germany, europe, usa, poland, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   29%
    User:   31%
 
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Sophie Scholl: The Final Days
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, History, Thriller, War
Country: Germany
Duration: 120 min.
Style: emotional, talky, realistic, tense, dramatic, touching, serious, intense, suspenseful, heartbreaking, thought provoking, interesting, uplifting, disturbing, sincere, bleak, national socialism, suspense, harsh, brutal
Plot: idealism, fighting the system, politics, nazi, german, courage, nazis, tragic hero, jews, wartime, sacrifice, fascism, holocaust, rebellion, genocide, tragedy, justice, nazism, brutality, survival, propaganda, gestapo, human spirit, courtroom, freedom, political, guilt, betrayal, storytelling, war, mentor, ethnic conflict, assassination, resistance, friendship, free speech, corruption, culture clash, childhood, life & death, torture, prejudice, white rose, guillotine, nazi germany, catholicism, death, runaway, honest, unlikely friendships
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s, year 1943
Place: germany, europe, east germany, poland, munich germany, campus
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   29%
    User:   31%
 
A Midnight Clear
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Style: bleak, realistic, serious, tense, dramatic, sentimental, suspense, absurd, interesting, rough, melancholic, intense, talky, psychological, emotional, harsh, breathtaking, touching, suspenseful, brutal, surreal, earnest, surprise ending
Plot: war, innocence lost, wartime, german, buddies, friendship, nazis, storytelling, courage, tragedy, insanity, culture clash, genocide, weapons, violent, secrets, runaway, character study, nazi, brutality, sacrifice, unlikely friendships, end of the world, survival, morality, politics, visceral, idealism, ethnic conflict, violence, dialogue, friends, corruption, psychology, political, beautiful scenery, stereotypes, prejudice, twists & turns, christmas, propaganda, soldier, prank, anti war, isolation, battles, disorder, young soldier, pacifism, enemy
Time: 1940s
Place: germany, poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   28%
    User:   30%
 
 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
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System:   28%
    User:   32%
 
Divided We Fall
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 120 min.
Style: surreal, serious, disturbing, compassionate, touching, realistic, dramatic, uplifting, reflective, melancholic, bleak, gloomy, talky, humorous, witty, lyrical, harsh, light, satirical, dark humor, absurd, breathtaking, depressing, enigmatic
Plot: holocaust, survival, jews, nazis, nazi, jewish, wartime, german, village, humanity, human spirit, culture clash, life & death, idealism, life philosophy, loneliness, fascism, betrayal, judaism, prejudice, storytelling, wartime life, ethnic conflict, solitude, unlikely friendships, catastrophe, against humanity, war, mentor, morality, relationships, segregation, tragedy, fugitives, bollywood, guilt, existentialism, finnish, brutality, nudity (full frontal - brief), runaway, hotel, transformation, pregnancy, couple relations, small town, beautiful scenery, genocide, secrets, camp
Time: 20th century, 30s, 40s, year 1945, 1930s, 1940s
Place: poland, europe, germany, tokyo, czechoslovakia, moscow russia, france, belgium, paris france, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   28%
    User:   29%
 
 8.2
 280K
Downfall
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Germany, Austria, Italy
Duration: 156 min.
Style: disturbing, bleak, realistic, psychological, dramatic, tense, serious, factual, interesting, intense, harsh, reflective, national socialism, compassionate, talky, suspense, brutal, atmospheric, gloomy, thought provoking
Plot: nazi, war, suicide, downfall, german, fascism, brutality, head of state, nazis, hitler, violence, jews, genocide, insanity, betrayal, death, murder, drinking, visceral, humanity, sacrifice, holocaust, corruption, storytelling, tragedy, wartime, idealism, courage, politics, dictator, german shepherd, poison, violent, honest, psychology, isolation, propaganda, end of the world, russian, greed, ethnic conflict, catastrophe, culture clash, guilt, traitor, confined, historical figure, clerk, ideology, minister
Time: 20th century, 40s, year 1945, year 1942, 1940s
Place: germany, europe, poland, berlin germany, frankfurt germany, prague czechoslovakia, munich germany, bavaria
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   27%
    User:   22%
 

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Black Book
Genre: Drama, Thriller, War
Country: Netherlands, Germany, UK, Belgium
Duration: 145 min.
Style: realistic, tense, epic, suspenseful, serious, suspense, dramatic, twists and turns, captivating, factual, sexy, erotic, harsh, brutal, interesting, melancholic, twist ending, psychological, intense, compassionate, emotional
Plot: espionage, war, betrayal, holocaust, nazi, german, male nudity, survival, violence, jewish, nazis, secret identity, wartime, jews, spy, vengeance, revenge, nudity (topless - notable), train, twists & turns, torture, brutality, sexualized violence, gratuitous violence, secrets, tragedy, fascism, sacrifice, assassination, corruption, idealism, working undercover, storytelling, beautiful scenery, plot twist, runaway, culture clash, murder, violent, spies, weapons, dialogue, love story, politics, catastrophe, moral ambiguity, genocide, courage, guilt, ethnic conflict
Time: 20th century, 40s, 50s, 1960s, 1940s, 1950s
Place: israel, holland, germany, europe, poland, netherlands, belgium
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System:   27%
    User:   22%
 
 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 ⇓
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    User:   32%
 
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