Movies like The Last Road

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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, children, poet, jealousy, duel, widow, husband wife relationship, revenge
Place: russia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, stylized and sexy films with plots about love, husband wife relationship, death, jealousy, adultery, love and romance and male female relationship 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), Bless the Woman (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Lyubov Yarovaya (1970)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 105 min.
Story: This film is set in the time of the Russian Civil War, after the October revolution of 1917. The communist forces are losing a battle over town. They must blow up the strategic bridge, but the explosion is prevented by one anticommunist man, who is ...
Plot: politics, revenge, love, husband wife relationship, spy, revolution, double agent
Place: russia
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Journey to Another Town (1980)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 93 min.
Story: By chance, two middle-aged people met - the telephone operator of the hotel Lina and the chief engineer of the construction department Kirillov, who had arrived on official business from Leningrad in one of the provincial cities of the country. ...
Plot: love, jealousy, passion, male female relationship
Place: russia
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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 ...
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Time: 19th century
Place: russia, siberia
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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: passion, piano, male female relationship, concert, adultery, jealousy, love, musician, pianist, composer, period piece
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Place: paris france, russia, hungary
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Bless the Woman (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Russia
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Tiny Soviet village by the sea, in the years before the Second World War... A very young girl, Vera, falls madly in love with an older military officer who is visiting from out of town. She leaves her home and family to live with him in various ...
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Agnes (1995)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: France, Germany, Norway, Iceland
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In a barren land ruled by oppression and ignorance, a spirited woman driven by hope of a better life must fight against the odds. Agnes is a servant in the house of the county sheriff. There she is constantly sexually harassed by him and treated ...
Plot: love, revenge, betrayal, housekeeper, execution, sheriff, female nudity
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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.
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, History, Musical, Romance
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Duration: 98 min.
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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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Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Music
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Country: Soviet Union
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Biography, Drama, History
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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