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, violin, nightmare, sewing, milk, falling out of bed, knocking on a door, hiding under a bed, locked door, keyhole

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, atmospheric and sentimental films with plots about train, nightmare, love, violin, illness, marriage and jealousy mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Metamorphosis: Class Relations (1984), Dreaming of Space (2005), Regina (1990), K (2015), Not by Bread Alone (2005). 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: female director, ship, train, labor, class struggle, alienation
Place: new york, usa
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95%
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, sentimental, stylized, atmospheric, realistic
Plot: optimism, love triangle, couple relations, friendship, rebellion, mysterious character, love and romance, society, couples, small town, communism, cosmonaut ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s
Place: russia, soviet union
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61%
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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, nightmare, marriage of convenience, children, single woman, one night stand, love, teacher, pregnant woman, remorse, loneliness
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54%
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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: book, village, castle
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50%
Not by Bread Alone (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 112 min.
Story: During the post-WW2 reconstruction in Russia, bald-headed technocrat Drozhdov equates communism with the empowerment of the ordinary man over the arrogant "specialness" of genius. Dedicated scientist Lopatkin takes refuge in Moscow with ...
Plot: nylons, female protagonist, stockings
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50%
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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: baptism, blood, milk, pregnant, stigmata, female nudity, illness, cross, confession, a vision, breast suckling, pregnant woman
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Heart Is a Dark Forest (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 86 min.
Story: This drama deals with a woman, whose life is destroyed when she discovers that her husband has another family. Marie and Thomas, both musicians before their marriage, are an apparently happy couple, living together with their two children. One day, ...
Plot: married couple, castle, adultery, concert, revenge, violin, crisis, nightmare, depression, masquerade, female director, male nudity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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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: mine, scot, riding a bicycle, strike, communist, funeral, bicycle, cemetery, husband wife relationship, coal mining
Time: 1930s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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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: beach, cemetery, seduction, violence, depressed man, drug addict, high school, rebellious teenager, prom, funeral, culture clash, rain
Place: malibu california
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
24 Hours in the Life of a Woman (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Germany, UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Set in 1913, 1936 and 2001. When he returns to the casino and seaside resort of his early teens, Louis, a 78 year old man encounters Olivia, a 19 year old young woman madly in love with a violent cad. Louis tells the story of his own mother having a ...
Plot: fall in love, female nudity, sex scene, widow, falling in love, memory, casino, young woman, resort, gambler
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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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: simple man, man child, nightmare, brother sister relationship, jealousy, nature, lake, drowning, countryside, hut, loneliness, parable ...
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43%
Stop Train 349 (1963)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Roaring across the danger zone of europe...A sealed international express, with a human cargo that can explode a continent!
Plot: cold war, train, train ride, border, iron curtain, refugee, stowaway, manhunt
Place: east germany
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42%
The First Circle (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 45 min.
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Story: A ten-episode television series based on the novel by Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn. Set in a relatively comfortable Stalin-era prison in the town of Marfino where a community of prisoners with highly technical skills do research for the state.
Plot: prison, josef stalin, espionage
Place: russia
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42%
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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, suicide attempt, train, gun, pig, corruption, family relations, voting
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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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: train, colleague, lumberjack, male female relationship, forest, tree, love, village, old lady, dream, winter, young woman ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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: nature, tv set, redhead, villa, river, water, piano, countryside, nightmare, moon, very little dialogue, old man ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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: world war two, death by gunshot, ghost town, murder, violence, drinking, train, shooting, post war, death, gun
Time: year 1945, 1940s
Place: poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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, dysfunctional marriage, marriage crisis, nuclear, romantic rivalry, cynicism, radiation sickness, radiation poisoning, risk, radioactivity, male female relationship, sickness ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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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.
Plot: army, military uniform, russian soldier, brutality, mockery, military life, military service, soviet army
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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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, combat, vietnam war, post traumatic stress disorder, house
Place: vietnam, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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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, fight, chase, friend, tank, love, jealousy, truck, rain, drunk ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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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, box, jewish, horse, cemetery, fire, post world war two, guilt, suicide, train, marriage, church ...
Time: 1940s, year 1945
Place: hungary
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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: sickness, good versus evil, child in peril, starving child, autobiography, illness, insanity, nazi concentration camp, anti semitism, jewish, nazism, genocide ...
Place: amsterdam
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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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: realistic, serious, bleak, emotional
Plot: kidnapping, rape victim, rape, rapist, sexual abuse, woman in danger, confined, danger, life is a bitch, knocking on a door, saving a life, kicking ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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, jesus, jesus christ, auction, high society, earl, inheritance, estate, illness, picnic, christian, last will and testament ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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: murder, faith, religion, poverty, lion, humiliation, reflection, surrealism, water, homelessness, desperation, hiding place
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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, hotel, divorce, doctor patient relationship, flashback, psychiatrist, husband wife relationship, american abroad, nightclub, clinic, actress, jealousy ...
Time: 1920s
Place: french riviera, zurich switzerland, france
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28%
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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: knife, cemetery, brothel, stabbed in the stomach, stolen money, relic, uncle nephew relationship, grocery store, prostitute, man slaps a woman, brothel madam, atheist ...
Time: 1880s
Place: italy, florence, florence italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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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: offbeat, sexual, psychological, atmospheric, realistic ...
Plot: isolation, train, odd couple, opposites attract, romance, confined, culture clash, couples, language barrier, very little dialogue, weirdo, female full frontal nudity ...
Time: 80s
Place: netherlands, europe, holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Intestine (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 71 min.
Story: The Intestine is the story of Maya, an unhappy young womn, fed up with her monotonous job, filthy apartment, and the responsibilities of caring for her drug-addicted mother. One night she comes across Philip, a man of wealth, and the next morning ...
Plot: female protagonist, one night stand, mother daughter relationship, one-night stand, affair, drinking, strange behavior, drugs, painting, breaking and entering, death, cottage ...
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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