Movies like Queen of Spades 1982

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Queen of Spades (1982)
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Queen of Spades (1982)
Original name: Пиковая дама
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Hermann is an officer of the engineers in the Imperial Russian Army. He constantly watches the other officers gamble, but never plays himself. One night, Tomsky tells a story about his grandmother, an elderly countess. Many years ago, in France, she lost a fortune at cards, and then won it back with the secret of the three winning cards, which she learned from the notorious Count of St. Germain. Hermann becomes obsessed with obtaining the secret.
Plot: gambling, ghost, card playing, greed, secret, card game
Time: 19th century
Place: russia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, atmospheric, stylized and scary films with plots about ghost, supernatural power, supernatural, husband wife relationship, love, surrealism and female nudity mostly in Drama, Fantasy and Horror genres. Some movies like Queen of Spades: War and Peace: Part II (1966), War and Peace: Part IV (1967), Time of Her Life (2005), Vystrel (1967), Kwaidan (1964). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
War and Peace: Part II (1966)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In the end of 1809, Natasha attends her first ball. Andrei falls in love with her and intends to marry her, but her father demands they wait. The prince travels abroad, and Natasha desperately longs for him. But she then meets Anatol Kuragin and ...
Plot: engagement, soldier, aristocrat, war, ball
Time: 19th century
Place: russia
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95%
War and Peace: Part IV (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 100 min.
Story: As Moscow is set ablaze by the retreating Russians, the Rostovs flee their estate, taking wounded soldiers with them, and unbeknownst to them, also Andrei. Pierre, dressed as a peasant, tries to assassinate Napoleon but is taken prisoner. As the ...
Plot: war
Time: 19th century
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Time of Her Life (2005)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Two ghosts, separated by time, who have roamed the grounds of a historic English mansion, searching for each other are brought together by Ally (LAURA PENNEYCARD), a photography student who is experiencing dreams she can't explain and Emmett ...
Plot: ghost, time travel, love
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Vystrel (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 77 min.
Story: After receiving a slap in the face, Officer Silvio challenges the offending Count to a duel. However, urgent circumstances force the officer to leave, leaving the right to shoot. After many years, on the eve of the Count’s wedding, Silvio returns ...
Plot: duel, insult, nobility, challenge, russian army, code of honor, shooting
Time: 19th century
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Kwaidan (1964)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 183 min.
Story: Taking its title from an archaic Japanese word meaning "ghost story," this anthology adapts four folk tales. A penniless samurai marries for money with tragic results. A man stranded in a blizzard is saved by Yuki the Snow Maiden, but his ...
Style: atmospheric, bleak, scary, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: samurai, ghost, monk, spirit, supernatural, blind character, secret identity, escapades, heroes, materialism, naval battle, betrayal ...
Time: 19th century, 17th century, middle ages, 13th century, 11th century ...
Place: japan, asia, kyoto japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Leonor (1975)
Genre: Fantasy, Drama, Horror
Country: Spain, France, Italy
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Richard is a medieval nobleman. After his first wife dies in an accident and is buried in the family vault, he remarries and has children by his second wife. A mad longing for his first wife Leonor comes over him, and he sells his soul to the devil ...
Style: gothic horror
Plot: vampire, castle, insanity, storage unit, medieval, love, husband wife relationship, accident, occult, tomb, deal with the devil, possession ...
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58%
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Tarot (2009)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Philippines
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A young woman uses her grandmother's tarot cards to find her missing boyfriend.
Plot: tarot card, rescue mission, hospital, religious cult, hiking, ghost, pregnancy, ritual, mass suicide, card playing
Place: the philippines
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55%
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Ebbie (1995)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In this updated retelling of Dickens' "A Christmas Carol," ruthless business-woman and shopping store owner Elizabeth "Ebbie" Scrooge is taught the true spirit of Christmas by three Spirits who visit her.
Plot: christmas, switching roles, sister, scrooge, marketing, ghost, death, lifetime
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Qissa: The Tale of a Lonely Ghost (2013)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Germany, India, Netherlands, France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Set in post-colonial India, Qissa tells the story of Umber Singh, a Sikh who is forced to flee his village due to ethnic cleansing at the time of partition in 1947. Umber decides to fight fate and builds a new home for his family. When Umber marries ...
Style: serious, captivating, touching, atmospheric
Plot: family relations, hidden identity, society, dishonesty, parents and children, human nature, family life, obsession, gender bending, favoritism among siblings, secret, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 50s, year 1947
Place: punjab, asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Viy (1967)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 77 min.
Story: A young priest is ordered to preside over the wake of a witch in the church of a remote village. This means spending three nights alone with the corpse with only his faith to protect him.
Style: scary, suspenseful, dark fantasy, serious, stylized ...
Plot: witch, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, good versus evil, supernatural ability, surrealism, church, escapades, evil dead, clergy, priest, monster ...
Time: middle ages
Place: russia, ukraine, kiev ukraine
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Schalcken the Painter (1979)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 68 min.
Story: Can Schalcken save his love, Rose, from the clutches of a ghastly suitor before it is too late?
Style: psychotronic, gothic horror, gothic
Plot: painter, ghost, supernatural power, nude model, painting, marriage, servant, uncle niece relationship, arranged marriage, teacher student relationship, model, disappearance ...
Time: 17th century
Place: netherlands
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Discarnates (1988)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Harada is a successful scenario writer, and his best buddy has just announced an intention to propose to Harada's ex-wife. Recovering from the shock, Harada indulges in melancholy, mainly on his failure as a husband and father, and goes to a ...
Style: psychedelic, mind bending, surreal
Plot: ice cream, legal, card playing, bicycle, car accident, suicide, ghost story, prayer, fireworks
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
A Christmas Carol (1999)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Scrooge is a miserly old businessman in 1840's London. One Christmas Eve he is visited by the ghost of Marley, his dead business partner. Marley foretells that Scrooge will be visited by three spirits, each of whom will attempt to show Scrooge ...
Style: semi serious, sentimental, atmospheric, feel good
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
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Time: 19th century, future, 1840s, victorian era
Place: london, turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
A Christmas Carol (1977)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 58 min.
Story: "If I could work my will, every idiot that goes about with ‘Merry Christmas’ on his lips would be boiled with his own pudding and buried with a stake of holly in his heart" So spoke the immortal words of Christmas’ most famous miser, ...
Plot: christmas, scrooge, holiday, compassion, ghost, redemption
Time: victorian era, 1840s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Count Dracula (1971)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Czech television production of Dracula that is very faithful to Bram Stoker's novel.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: vampire, female vampire, coach, englishman abroad, castle, vampire hunter, wolf, possession, mansion, bat, dracula, briton abroad
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Sleep of Death (1980)
Genre: Horror
Country: Sweden, Ireland
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Set in 1815, a young Englishman touring Europe encounters more than he bargained for. His pursuit of the beautiful Countess St. Alyre brings him into contact with the Marquis D'Armanville and other odd characters. A series of bizarre murders ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Fall of the House of Usher (1979)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: After a long journey, a traveller and his wife arrive at the Usher mansion. Upon arriving, however, they discover that the mansion's sibling inhabitants, Roderick and Madeline Usher, have been afflicted with a mysterious malady: Roderick's ...
Style: psychotronic, gothic horror
Plot: devastation, friend, supernatural power, mansion, supernatural, ghost, occult, curse, old dark house, old mansion, bleeding from eyes
Time: 19th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
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How to Save Us (2014)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Brian Everett's younger brother Sam goes missing on the island of Tasmania during the middle of a mysterious quarantine forcing Brian to traverse across enemy lines to save his brother from an army of ghosts.
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: island, survival, missing person, ghost, confined, isolation, supernatural, rescue, curses spells and rituals, demonic possession, evil spirit, siblings relations ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A little girl Assol met a wizard and it has been foretold: "... it will be a fine sunny day when a beautiful ship under scarlet sail comes and the noble prince will take you away from here. He'll take you to the world of your dreams, where ...
Style: romantic, scenic, sentimental, lyrical, fairy tale
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Time: 19th century
Place: russia, ussr
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Dream City (1973)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: West Germany
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A married couple of artists move to a utopian town known for its absolute freedom, but behind the surface perversion and violence are spreading.
Plot: abstract art, distopia, female nudity, surrealism, small town, utopia, city, dwarf, desert, camel, dream, destruction ...
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Interview with the Vampire (1994)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A vampire relates his epic life story of love, betrayal, loneliness, and dark hunger to an over-curious reporter.
Style: gothic, suspenseful, captivating, serious, gloomy ...
Audience: girls' night
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Time: 18th century, 19th century, victorian era, georgian era, 1780s ...
Place: paris france, new orleans, san francisco, louisiana, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Sweet House of Horrors (1989)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A murdered couple return from the beyond to care for their two young children, as well as seek revenge against their killer, accept their children's step parents, and try to prevent their house from being sold.
Style: suspense, rough, bleak, scary, surprise ending
Plot: haunted house, haunted by the past, violence, murder, brutality, husband wife relationship, ghost, supernatural power, masked man, surrealism, suspicion, children ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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The Haunted (1991)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When the Smurl family moves into a duplex, they find out it's haunted.
Style: suspense, disturbing, suspenseful, rough, psychotronic ...
Plot: haunted house, ghost, demonic possession, demon, paranormal activity, supernatural power, husband wife relationship, possessed human, priest, paranormal investigation, poltergeist, little girl ...
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The Woman in Black (2012)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada, USA, Sweden
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The story follows a young lawyer, Arthur Kipps, who is ordered to travel to a remote village and sort out a recently deceased client’s papers. As he works alone in the client’s isolated house, Kipps begins to uncover tragic secrets, his unease ...
Style: gothic, gothic horror, atmospheric, scary, suspenseful ...
Plot: haunted house, ghost, estate, isolation, curses spells and rituals, afterlife, supernatural, tragic event, loss of son, village, grief, curse ...
Time: victorian era, 20th century, 1910s, edwardian era, 19th century
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Master and Margarita (2006)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: Russia
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Master is a talented writer in Moscow working on a manuscript about the biblical Jesus and Pontius Pilate. Authorities in Moscow are harassing Master by surveillance and intimidation. Victimized by their harassment, Master throws his manuscript into ...
Style: surreal, captivating, suspenseful, twists and turns, suspense ...
Plot: surveillance, manuscript, female nudity, mental institution, mysticism, muse, buddies, surrealism, life & death, life philosophy, destiny, justice ...
Time: 1930s
Place: russia, jerusalem, ussr
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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GhostWatcher 2 (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a young girl begins hearing voices, she hires the "GhostWatcher," Laura Kove, to investigate who the voices belong to and what they want.
Style: surprise ending, neo noir
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Tale of Tales (2015)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Italy, France, UK
Duration: 134 min.
Story: From the bitter quest of the Queen of Longtrellis, to two mysterious sisters who provoke the passion of a king, to the King of Highhills obsessed with a giant Flea, these tales are inspired by the fairytales by Giambattista Basile.
Style: dark fantasy, disturbing, surreal, stylized, fairy tale ...
Plot: witch, medieval, obsession, beautiful scenery, fantasy world, magic, imagination, violence, castle, ogre, twins, greed ...
Time: 17th century
Place: italy, southern italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Malpertuis (1971)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: Belgium, France, West Germany
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Malpertuis is the name of an old, rambling mansion which is in reality a labyrinth where characters from Greek mythology are imprisoned by the bedridden Cassavius (Welles). He manages to keep them (as well as his nephew and niece) prisoners even ...
Style: suspenseful, stylized, scary, surreal, serious ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Lonely Voice of Man (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The film is Sokurov's feature film debut and is based on the novel The River Potudan by Andrei Platonov. It's a story about the lives of people in the Russian countryside in the beginning of the 20th century. The film was completed in 1979 ...
Plot: civil war, loneliness, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, man-woman relation, archive footage
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Meridian (1990)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Catherine Bomarzini returns to the family castle in Italy after her father's death and gets caught in the web of a mysterious love triangle: a man who is at times repulsive, at others enchanting; and a creature of the night whose gentle eyes ...
Style: sexy, gothic, atmospheric, suspenseful, sexual ...
Plot: curse, human becoming an animal, ghost, monster rape, afterlife, monster, castle, woman in danger, supernatural, love triangle, fall in love, dangerous attraction ...
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%