Movies like Metamorphosis 2002

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Metamorphosis (2002)
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Metamorphosis (2002)
Original name: Превращение
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Based on Kafka's story of the same name, "The Metamorphosis" tells the story of a traveling salesman, Gregor Samsa, who wakes up one morning to find himself transformed into a gigantic insect.
Plot: metamorphosis, train, cemetery, sewing, violin, nightmare, locked door, milk, knocking on a door, falling out of bed, hiding under a bed, keyhole

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, atmospheric and bleak films with plots about train, nightmare, cemetery, illness, love, marriage and jealousy mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Metamorphosis: Class Relations (1984), Dreaming of Space (2005), Regina (1990), The Vow (2007), Strikebound (1984). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Class Relations (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany, France
Duration: 126 min.
Story: A young man (Christian Heinisch), recently arrived in New York from Europe, becomes swept up in a series of events that are beyond his knowledge or control.
Plot: alienation, labor, train, class struggle, ship, female director
Place: usa, new york
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Dreaming of Space (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A story of a simple, naive Russian man Konek and the people around him: his love and her sister and a mysterious man. The film is set in 1957, time of changes, time of waiting for something big to happen.
Style: serious, stylized, atmospheric, sentimental, captivating ...
Plot: optimism, love triangle, couples, rebellion, society, mysterious character, couple relations, friendship, social relations, small town, love and romance, cosmonaut ...
Time: 50s, 20th century
Place: russia, ussr
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76%
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Regina (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The beautiful, educated and independent Regina hears from her partner Tiit that he has decided to marry a young pregnant girl. Then, she gets an inheritance - a house in a small borough. There's both a reason and an opportunity for a ...
Plot: alcoholic, marriage of convenience, nightmare, single woman, teacher, love, children, loneliness, one night stand, pregnant woman, remorse
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74%
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The Vow (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: 1818 in the Münsterland: Innumerable pilgrims seeking comfort and consolation visit the bedside of Anna Katharina von Emmerich, a nun whose body bears marks of the holy wounds of Christ on her chest, forehead and hands. Clemens von Brentano, an ...
Plot: breast suckling, a vision, confession, female nudity, baptism, illness, pregnant woman, stigmata, milk, cross, blood
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Strikebound (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Via the New York Times: "...reconstructs the true story of a coal miners' strike in the small town of Korumburra in the mid-30's... based on the real-life story of two remarkable characters, Wattie Doig, a miner who became a militant ...
Plot: husband wife relationship, mine, strike, riding a bicycle, communist, scot, bicycle, cemetery, funeral, coal mining
Time: 1930s
Place: australia
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57%
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Wuthering High (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: An updated 21st century version of the Emily Bronte novel set in modern day Malibu, California where the wealthy Earnshaw family adopts Heath, a troubled teenager. The Earnshaws teenage daughter, Cathy, falls madly in love with him, embittering her ...
Plot: rain, funeral, prom, cemetery, drug addict, seduction, violence, beach, high school, culture clash, rebellious teenager, depressed man
Place: malibu california
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55%
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K (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A mongolian interpretation of Kafka's "The Castle".
Plot: village, castle, mongol, book
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54%
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The Axiliad (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A young, idealistic poet, turns his back on civilization and goes to small, backwood village, rents a bed in the house of an old woman, and decides to make his living as a lumberjack. Soon he realizes that the world around him is far from perfect.
Plot: library, love, lumberjack, winter, train, young woman, old lady, dream, village, colleague, male female relationship, tree ...
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52%
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Matthew's Days (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A man who is socially inept and out of touch with the world lives with his sister in a small farmhouse. The overly sensitive man lives off his hard-working sibling, taking odd jobs as he gets them to secure his meager earnings. When he brings home a ...
Plot: parable, man child, loneliness, brother sister relationship, lake, nature, jealousy, suicide, nightmare, drowning, countryside, simple man ...
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52%
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Rokonok (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Young honest public official is sworn in after his predecessor had to leave due to a corruption scandal. Soon, the young idealist discovers just how far-reaching the corruption is in his town and how easy it is to become corrupt yourself.
Plot: election, politics, voting, family relations, corruption, pig, suicide attempt, train, gun
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50%
The Law and the Fist (1964)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 90 min.
Story: At the end of World War Two, Polish people move to the western lands vacated by Germans. But some ruthless profiteers pose as government representatives and intend to make off with loot from a deserted town they took over. One honest man stands up ...
Plot: death, ghost town, train, violence, post war, murder, world war two, drinking alcohol, gun, death by gunshot, shooting
Time: 1940s, year 1945
Place: poland
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48%
At the First Breath of Wind (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Using few words and gorgeous imagery, this is a poetic painting of a family, each in their own space on an August afternoon.
Plot: old man, nightmare, dream, moon, piano, summer, water, redhead, countryside, train, young girl, sleeping ...
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47%
Everything Went Fine (2021)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 113 min.
Story: When André, 85, has a stroke, Emmanuelle hurries to her father’s bedside. Sick and half-paralyzed in his hospital bed, he asks Emmanuelle to help him end his life. But how can you honor such a request when it’s your own father?
Plot: gay father, stroke, police, train, restaurant, flashback, art gallery, beach, notary, sister sister relationship, last will and testament, euthanasia ...
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46%
The Touch of the Master's Hand (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 64 min.
Story: Drama - The sale of an old violin sets off a chain of events that tests and strengthens an English family's faith. - James McIlroy, Joe McPartland, Julian Chambers
Style: christian film
Plot: violin, estate, illness, auction, christian, inheritance, nobleman, last will and testament, high society, earl, painting, servant ...
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45%
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1945 (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An unsettling feeling overwhelms a small Hungarian town when two orthodox Jews arrive with a mysterious trunk. As residents begin to speculate on the purpose of the visit of these two strangers, order starts to crumble in town with some pursuing ...
Plot: holocaust, fire, suicide, train, church, guilt, horse, cemetery, marriage, accusation, canceled wedding, jewish ...
Time: post world war two, 1940s, year 1945
Place: hungary
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45%
Nine Days of One Year (1962)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Two young scientists are exploring new fields of nuclear physics. Dmitry Gusev and Ilya Kulikov are good friends, but rivals in love. Dmitry marries Lyolya and they live happily together. Luck has it that he makes an important discovery. ...
Plot: scientist, romantic rivalry, marriage crisis, nuclear, dysfunctional marriage, radiation, love triangle, love, terminal illness, marital problem, male female relationship, radiation sickness ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Do It - One! (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Rookie Alexey Gavrilov gets to a part where there is bullying.
Style: suspense, harsh, realistic, talky, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: army, soviet army, brutality, violence, vengeance, conflict, deception, brawl, social relations, fight scenes, heroes, military service ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: ussr
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44%
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Cease Fire (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Tim Murphy is a Vietnam Vet. When he loses his job he starts to relive all the pain and horror of his time in Vietnam. The stresses and strains nearly destroy his marriage and his family. Only after joining a veterans' therapy group does Tim ...
Plot: nightmare, vietnam veteran, support group, post traumatic stress disorder, vietnam war, house, combat
Place: vietnam, usa
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44%
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The Sunrise (1964)
Genre: Drama
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A train driver has a rival in his godson for his wife. During a crisis on the train, he refuses to kill him or let him die in a crash.
Plot: train, runaway train, love affair, drunk, jealousy, engineer, truck, tank, fight, chase, rain, love ...
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Something Wild (1961)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A young rape victim tries desperately to pick up the pieces of her life, only to find herself at the mercy of a would-be rescuer.
Style: serious, realistic, bleak, emotional
Plot: kidnapping, rape, rape victim, rapist, woman in danger, sexual abuse, confined, life is a bitch, escape, neighbor, father daughter relationship, running ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Whispering Pages (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia, Germany
Duration: 77 min.
Story: The pages that whisper through this brooding, beautiful tone poem are from nineteenth-century Russian literature, primarily Dostoevsky’s Crime and Punishment. An anonymous man wanders through decomposing, fog-enshrouded catacombs and encounters a ...
Plot: reflection, desperation, homelessness, lion, murder, faith, surrealism, poverty, water, religion, humiliation, hiding place
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Tender Is the Night (1962)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 142 min.
Story: Director Henry King's 1962 film adaptation of the F. Scott Fitzgerald novel stars Jennifer Jones, Jason Robards Jr., Joan Fontaine, Tom Ewell, Paul Lukas and Jill St. John.
Plot: mental health, composer, high society, guardian, mental patient, forbidden love, wealth, hotel, rape, doctor patient relationship, jealousy, divorce ...
Time: 1920s
Place: french riviera, zurich switzerland, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Jonah Who Lived in the Whale (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France, Hungary
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The story of the Holocaust, seen as Jonah, a young jewish boy living in Amsterdam at the onset of WW II, who with his family is taken by the Nazis to a concentration camp. (Based on the book 'Childhood' by Jona Oberski.)
Plot: holocaust, concentration camp, anti semitism, starving child, train, genocide, holocaust survivor, nazism, deportation, jewish, childhood memory, good versus evil ...
Place: amsterdam
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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The Lovemakers (1961)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The death of a wealthy patriarch in 1885 sets off an interfamily power struggle.
Plot: tragic love, lack of money, anarchist, masquerade, stolen money, uncle nephew relationship, prostitute, cemetery, brothel, brothel madam, femme fatale, farm ...
Time: 1880s
Place: florence, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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The Pointsman (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A woman gets off a train by mistake and finds herself stranded alone with a peculiar man who doesn't even speak her language.
Style: sexy, serious, realistic, tense, surreal ...
Plot: train, isolation, odd couple, opposites attract, confined, romance, culture clash, couples, weirdo, female nudity, sex, jealousy ...
Time: 80s
Place: netherlands, holland, europe
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31%
Rescuers: Stories of Courage: Two Women (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The film is divided into two segments, both set in Europe during WWII.
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30%
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Sicily! (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France, Germany
Duration: 66 min.
Story: A man returns to visit his native Sicily after living in New York for a long time. He learns about the Sicilian way of life from stylized conversations with an orange picker, his fellow train passengers, his mother, and a knife-sharpener.
Plot: female director
Place: sicily
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30%
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The Restless (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 75 min.
Story: One night, after disastrous road accident, the eyewitnesses were claiming that they saw a woman behind the steering wheel. It was actually three teenagers who stole Peugeot 404 to drive around for fun, but the girl who hitch-hiked them left the car ...
Plot: cemetery, highway, highway patrol, car accident, police inspector, rock and roll, teenager, refrigerator
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29%
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Endorphine (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Twelve-year-old Simone feels painfully disconnected from the world after witnessing the brutal death of her mother. Simone, a solitary multimedia artist in her twenties, is struggling to control her crushing panic attacks and keep her day job in an ...
Style: psychological thriller
Plot: nightmare, dream, hypnosis, war veteran, surrealism, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, death, post traumatic stress disorder, panic attack, grief, death of mother ...
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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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