Movies like Twilight 2006

If you like "Twilight" you are looking for movies about / with pow, uniform, nazi soldier and german abroad themes of Drama and War genre shot in Germany or Russia.
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Twilight (2006)
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Twilight (2006)
Original name: Полумгла
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Germany, Russia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In the last winter 1945 of WWII a group of captive German soldiers is brought to a remote Russian village, where widows, a child and a crippled are the only ones left. This is a military drama about those, who can love and forgive.
Plot: pow, uniform, nazi soldier, german abroad
Time: year 1945

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Most similar movies to Twilight

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, bleak and captivating films with plots about world war two, uniform, soldier, pow, military, war and death mostly in Drama, War and Thriller genres. Some movies like Twilight: Spring on the Oder (1968), The Honors of War (1961), Tank T-34 (1965), One War (2009), Stalingrad (1990). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Spring on the Oder (1968)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A war drama set in Germany at the end od WWII.
Plot: red army, great patriotic war, uniform, russian abroad, world war two, russian soldier
Time: year 1945
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95%
The Honors of War (1961)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: This is August 1944. In France the times are uncertain and some places can be in turns liberated by the Allies and reclaimed by the Occupiers. The place is Nanteuil, a provincial town. The German troops present there are exhausted and leaderless and ...
Plot: village, german soldier, partisan, wehrmacht, french soldier, american soldier, military, soldier, uniform, u.s. army, nazi soldier, liberation ...
Time: year 1944
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69%
 7.0
 140
Tank T-34 (1965)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Russian prisoners of war commandeer a tank and lead the Nazis on a cross-country chase in this World War II adventure drama. The Russians use their own tanks so the Nazis can use them as target practice to test a new anti-tank weapon. Knowing that ...
Plot: great patriotic war, red army, pow, uniform, world war two, self sacrifice, armor, behind enemy lines
Place: soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.4
 127
One War (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 89 min.
Story: May, 8, 1945. Maxim Prokhorov, major of People's Commissariat of Internal Affairs, arrives at a small northern island. There live eleven people: five young women, five children from one to three years, and the captain Karp Nichiporuk. The young ...
Plot: stalinism, gulag, post world war two, officer, uniform, rowboat, island
Time: year 1945
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Stalingrad (1990)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union, East Germany, USA, Czechoslovakia
Duration: 196 min.
Story: The WWII pivotal battle of Stalingrad is shown through the eyes of the soldiers and officers on both sides of the war.
Plot: ruins, dead soldier, uniform, battle, world war two, death
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54%
 7.5
 4K
King Rat (1965)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: When Singapore surrendered to the Japanese in 1942 the Allied POWs, mostly British but including a few Americans, were incarcerated in Changi prison. This was a POW detention center like no other. There were no walls or barbed-wire fences for the ...
Style: bleak, realistic, suspenseful, serious, rough ...
Plot: pow, prison life, survival, prison, friendship, war, behind enemy lines, confined, escapades, breeding, human spirit, military ...
Time: year 1945, 1940s
Place: singapore, japan, asia, poland, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.5
 517
The Hook (1963)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Three soldiers in Korea go through inner torment when they're ordered to execute an enemy soldier.
Plot: ship, airplane shot down, order, pilot, american soldier, pow, korean war
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Prisoner of the Mountains (1996)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Russia, Kazakhstan
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Based upon a short story by Leo Tolstoy, two Russian soldiers, Sacha and Vania, are ambushed by Muslim rebels in the grandly forbidding Caucasus and taken prisoner. Although complete understanding never fully emerges, their bittersweet ordeal ...
Style: realistic, bleak, suspenseful, rough, emotional ...
Plot: russian soldier, war, prison, confined, soldier, hostage, pow, captivity, drinking, murder, violence, military officer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 90s
Place: chechnya, russia, caucasus, poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Merry Christmas Mr. Lawrence (1983)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK, New Zealand, Japan
Duration: 123 min.
Story: In 1942, British soldier Jack Celliers comes to a japanese prison camp. The camp is run by Yonoi, who has a firm belief in discipline, honour and glory. In his view, the allied prisoners are cowards when they chose to surrender instead of commiting ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, realistic, bleak, serious ...
Plot: soldier, pow, war, samurai, captivity, anti war, undisciplined, society, atrocity, military, escape attempt, life is a bitch ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, year 1946, 1940s, year 1942
Place: japan, asia, australia, indonesia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.9
 11K
Lebanon (2009)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Israel, France, Germany, UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: June, 1982 - The First Lebanon War. A lone tank and a paratroopers platoon are dispatched to search a hostile town - a simple mission that turns into a nightmare. The four members of a tank crew find themselves in a violent situation that they ...
Style: bleak, atmospheric, psychological, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: military, behind enemy lines, realism, deathtrap, military life, leadership, gory, danger, sergeant, bodies, power relations, solitude ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1982
Place: lebanon, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Birth Certificate (1961)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Poland
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Three separate stories depicting the tense everyday life during occupation, as seen through the eyes of children. In “On the Road,” the two main protagonists are lost in the September’s strife: a young boy, and a soldier transporting the ...
Plot: children, jewess, chaos, girl, hiding place, jewish girl, shot to death, world war two, pow, nazi officer, child's point of view, soldier ...
Place: poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 7.1
 5K
Diplomacy (2014)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The night of August 24, 1944. The fate of Paris is in the hands of General von Choltitz, governor of Grand Paris, who is preparing, on Hitler’s orders, to blow up the French capital. The descendent of a long line of Prussian military men, the ...
Style: serious, realistic, talky, captivating
Plot: soldier, disobey, danger, race against time, chases and races, wartime life, engineer, city, shot in the head, letter, ss, german soldier ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 40s, year 1944
Place: france, europe, sweden, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
M.I.A. A Greater Evil (2018)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller, War
Country: USA, UK, Thailand
Duration: 86 min.
Story: American college students head to the jungles of Vietnam to search for lost gold. They become hopelessly lost, and they may not be alone.
Plot: pow, vietnam war, vietnam war veteran, missing in action, vietnam veteran, conspiracy theory
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Last Train (2006)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Germany, Czech Republic
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A group of people are imprisoned in a rail car bound from Berlin to a concentration camp in 1945.
Style: disturbing, serious, bleak, realistic, captivating
Plot: holocaust, nazism, train ride, anti semitism, concentration camp, train, pow, danger, life is a bitch, confined, war, against humanity ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, year 1943, 1940s
Place: europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.7
 616
Calm at Sea (2011)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A teenager joins the resistance in Nazi-occupied France during World War II.
Plot: nazi occupied france, suppression, hostage, world war two, internment camp, execution, retaliation, firing squad, nazi soldier, nazi uniform, assassination, french resistance ...
Time: year 1941, 1940s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Die Luftbrücke (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Germany
Duration: 180 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: iron curtain, blackout, cold war, woman, airplane, soldier, military, food, adultery, kitsch, boys and girls, candy ...
Place: east berlin, berlin germany, germany, west berlin west germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Alive and the Dead (1964)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 201 min.
Story: A Russian war correspondent is drafted into the war and finds himself in the middle of battle. When he loses his party card, however, he is treated as a deserter until he finds help from a kind man. This Soviet war feature was considerably outspoken ...
Style: epic
Plot: great patriotic war, cold weather, red army, uniform, soldier, world war two, frontline, russian soldier
Time: year 1941
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Last U-Boat (1993)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Germany, USA, Japan, Austria
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Near the end of WWII a lone U-Boat is sent from Germany to Japan carrying plutonium needed for a Japanese A-Bomb. During the long journey, news arrives on the radio that Hitler killed himself and Germany has surrendered. This causes a rift in the ...
Plot: submarine, admiral, captain, british navy, torpedo, duty, loyalty, hitler, world war two, periscope, uranium, secret mission ...
Time: year 1945
Place: norway, japan, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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The Liberation of Prague (1977)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Czechoslovakia, East Germany
Duration: 140 min.
Story: On 20th of April 1945 the Soviet army launches its attack on Berlin. The end has come for Nazi Germany and Hitler decides to commit suicide. In Prague K.H. Frank (Nazi Secretary of State and Chief of police in the Protectorate of Bohemia a Moravia) ...
Style: propaganda film
Plot: fascism, concentration camp, russian soldier, world war two, red army, rebellion, communist
Time: 1940s, year 1945
Place: prague czechoslovakia, czechoslovakia, prague
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.4
 27
Hideouts (1986)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Austria, West Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In this well-photographed and sometimes confusing wartime drama, an Austrian village experiences the tragedy of war on several different levels. Within one family, the younger son is jealous of the praise his father gives to a Polish POW who is ...
Plot: village, french, austrian, gestapo, german army, tragic event, pow, polish, death of son, farmer, winter, deserter ...
Time: 1940s
Place: austria, alps
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.5
 28K
Stalingrad (1993)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Germany
Duration: 134 min.
Story: "Stalingrad" follows the progress of a German Platoon through the brutal fighting of the Battle of Stalingrad. After having half their number wiped out and after being placed under the command of a sadistic Captain, the Lieutenant of the ...
Style: epic, realistic, rough, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: holocaust, military, nazism, soldier, war, politics, survival, german, russian, genocide, against humanity, heroic mission ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, year 1942, year 1943, 1940s
Place: russia, europe, italy, germany, poland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.8
 104
Sniper's Ridge (1961)
Genre: War, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 61 min.
Story: Korean War drama.
Style: slang
Plot: u.s. army, uniform, main character dies, korean war, communism, cigarette smoking, battle, humiliation, world war two veteran, communist, ambush
Place: china, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Dear Elza! (2014)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Hungary
Duration: 96 min.
Story: "Mankind is nature's greatest mistake. In his actions echoes millions of years of instinct and a few genius's idea's useless revolution." End of 1942, eastern front, Ukraine. Private Lombos, tied to his family and his ...
Plot: escape, diary, army, grenade, barbed wire, translator, minefield, mistreatment, german soldier, behind enemy lines, forest, factory ...
Time: year 1942
Place: soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Weekend at Dunkirk (1964)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 119 min.
Story: In June 1940, during the Dunkirk evacuation of Allied troops to England, French sergeant Julien Maillat and his men debate whether to evacuate to Britain or stay and fight the German troops that are closing-in from all directions. - from IMDB
Plot: french army, french soldier, steel helmet, french military, sand, beach, shore, soldier, world war two, uniform
Time: year 1940
Place: flanders
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Four Days of Naples (1962)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The film shows the history of the Neapolitan popular revolt against the invading Germans, during the second world war. During the four days in Naples the revolt turns over in just few hours. Neapolitans slinged on rifles and guns, and they armed ...
Plot: barricade, civil war, resistance movement, italian history, partisan, german army, world war two, boy, resistance, nazi soldier
Time: 1940s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Boy Soldier (1981)
Genre: War, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 118 min.
Story: In the 1930s a young fellow, Simon Chalumet, is sent to a military school by his overbearing father, an ex-soldier who has little sympathy for his son's more gentle temperament, or for his interest in films.
Plot: uniform, world war two, french military, border, teenage boy, military officer, cadet, military school, anti war, french soldier, killed in action, french army
Time: year 1939, pre world war two, 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Trial on the Road (1986)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A Russian POW joins the partisan guerrillas and proves his loyalty fighting the Nazis.
Plot: great patriotic war, nazi occupation, eastern front, soldier, partisan, stabbed with a knife, traitor, german occupation, collaborator, collaboration, snow, world war two ...
Time: 1940s
Place: soviet union, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Road to Berlin (2015)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Russia
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A story about two young men during the last days of WWII.
Style: exciting, captivating, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: male bonding, soldier, military, world war two, friendship, violence, society, male friendship, fascism, deadly, great patriotic war, courage ...
Time: 40s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Army of Shadows (1969)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 145 min.
Story: Betrayed by an informant, Philippe Gerbier (Lino Ventura) finds himself trapped in a torturous Nazi prison camp. Though Gerbier escapes to rejoin the Resistance in occupied Marseilles, France, and exacts his revenge on the informant, he must ...
Style: bleak, stylized, realistic, thought provoking, suspenseful ...
Plot: betrayal, prison, intrigue, government agency, rescue, espionage, resistance, underground, french resistance, czech, life is a bitch, german ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s, year 1942, year 1943
Place: france, europe, marseille, paris france, medical school ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Fortress on Wheels (1961)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A story about an armored train number 56 and his actions during WWII.
Plot: soviet army, fascist, nazi soldier, train, world war two, soldier, russian, commander, russian soldier, military uniform, captain, tank ...
Place: kiev ukraine, soviet union, ukraine
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%