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The Last Road (1986)
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The Last Road (1986)
Original name: Последняя дорога
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 101 min.
Story: About the death and the 'last road' of Aleksandr Pushkin, the leading poet and writer of Russia, who was shot on a duel at age 37. Pushkin was defending the reputation of his wife and mother of his four children - Nataly. She was a center of public attention because of her stunning beauty, and she was accused of infidelity. Pushkin reacted by calling the accuser baron Dantes to fight a duel with guns. A deadly gunshot caused Pushkin's death after the duel. Around the dead poet gathered all the leading intellectuals and writers of St. Petersburg. They were helpless to undo the tragedy. Pushkin's home in St. Petersburg was the site where thousands came to see Pushkin on his 'last road'.
Plot: love, death, poet, jealousy, duel, husband wife relationship, revenge, widow, children
Place: russia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, captivating and stylized films with plots about love, husband wife relationship, death, jealousy, love triangle, male female relationship and friendship mostly in Drama, Romance and History genres. Some movies like The Last Road: Lyubov Yarovaya (1970), Journey to Another Town (1980), Land Legs (1975), Dreams of Love - Liszt (1970), Kreutzer Sonata (1987). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Lyubov Yarovaya (1970)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 105 min.
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Plot: revolution, double agent, spy, husband wife relationship, politics, revenge, love
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Journey to Another Town (1980)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 93 min.
Plot: male female relationship, passion, jealousy, love
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
 7.2
 513
Land Legs (1975)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 167 min.
Story: In December 1825, distinguished members of the Russian military, most of whom were quite affluent and of noble lineage, took it upon themselves to stir revolution against the autocratic and tyrannical Czar Nikolai I in the wake of his not honoring ...
Plot: love, hard labor, historical event, trial, capital punishment, nobility, hanging, husband wife relationship, conspiracy, military, czar, male female relationship ...
Time: 19th century
Place: russia, siberia
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
Dreams of Love - Liszt (1970)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Music, Romance
Country: Hungary, Soviet Union
Duration: 171 min.
Story: This is a romantic biographical film about Franz Liszt. In a distinguished saloon of Paris, the unknown composer, Liszt, defeats the renown Thalberg at a piano competition. Through his playing, he wins the favours and later the hand of the countess ...
Plot: period piece, composer, pianist, love, musician, piano, passion, male female relationship, adultery, jealousy, concert
Time: 19th century
Place: russia, hungary
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Kreutzer Sonata (1987)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 158 min.
Story: A revelatory discussion on a train. Based on Leo Tolstoy's novel of the same name.
Plot: gypsy, dysfunctional marriage, piano lesson, children, fainting, remorse, stranger, tragic event, male female relationship, indifference, acquittal, hysteria ...
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.9
 145
Agnes (1995)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: France, Germany, Norway, Iceland
Duration: 101 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Say a Word for the Poor Hussar (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, History, Musical, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 167 min.
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Style: melancholic, sincere
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Time: 19th century
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
With Beauty and Sorrow (1965)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 106 min.
Story: When the man who seduced the famous painter Otoko as a teenager--and then wrote a bestselling novel about it--reappears in her life, her pupil--and lesbian lover--hatches a plot to destroy the man and his family.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Tudawali (1987)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Australia
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Tells the story of Robert Tudawali who starred in the first ever Australian technicolour feature film, "Jedda". Station hand, actor and then Aboriginal activist, Tudawali died in 1967 at the age of 38 in tragic circumstances. Includes ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Sentimental Romance (1976)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Near the close of the Russian Civil War, in 1923, a young man begins studying journalism at a worker newspaper and has a series of romantic adventures which cause him to mature swiftly. He rescues a beautiful girl from an abusive family situation, ...
Plot: russian, baby, innocence, teenage boy, irony, love triangle, teenage girl, coming of age, writing, widow, memory, murder of husband ...
Time: 1920s
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Poet and Muse (1978)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: Finland
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Semi-fictitious biopic of Finnish poet Eino Leino, made with a large budget to celebrate the 100th anniversary of his birth. The film concentrates on his relationships with first wife Freya Schoultz and later muse, poetess L. Onerva. His friends ...
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Time: 1910s, 1900s, 1920s
Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.4
 517
Uncle Vanya (1970)
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Duration: 104 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.5
 522
Honeyglue (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
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Duration: 107 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Duration: 98 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Music
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 79 min.
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Style: atmospheric, serious, stylized, thought provoking, captivating ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.0
 790
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 8.1
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.3
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⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 8.2
 41K
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⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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