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The Prince of Homburg (1997)
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The Prince of Homburg (1997)
Original name: Il principe di Homburg
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The Prince of Homburg, disobeys orders and leads a cavalry charge in battle against the Swedes, which leads to victory. He is court martialled however for disobeying orders and sentenced to death. His love who is now to be betrothed to the King of Sweden, following his execution appeals to the Elector, her uncle, on his behalf, as do his comrades in battle. He must also contend with his own desire to live and conflicting sense of honour.
Plot: love, prison, military, death, male female relationship, battles, dream, sleeping, justice, death sentence, honor, jail, insubordination, battle

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, captivating and epic films with plots about death, war, military, battles, male female relationship, love and battle mostly in Drama, Romance and War genres. Some movies like The Prince of Homburg: Angel of Mercy (1993), Sacred Heart (2005), Land Legs (1975), Passchendaele (2008), Deserter (1992). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Angel of Mercy (1993)
Genre: Romance, War, Drama
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia
Duration: 95 min.
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Sacred Heart (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 120 min.
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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
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Passchendaele (2008)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Canada
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Sergeant Michael Dunne fights in the 10th Battalion, AKA The "Fighting Tenth" with the 1st Canadian Division and participated in all major Canadian battles of the war, and set the record for highest number of individual bravery awards for ...
Style: serious, realistic, rough, emotional, epic
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Deserter (1992)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Federal Republic of Yugoslavia
Duration: 109 min.
Story: During the Yugoslav break-up, Federal Army officer is fed up with war and takes some leave in Belgrade. However, it turns out that he is less haunted by war horrors than with some sentimental skeletons in the closet. He meets his former comrade and ...
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Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
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Plot: battles, betrayal, haunted by the past, homecoming, war, military, romance, missing person, wartime life, infidelity, dishonesty, life is a bitch ...
Time: 19th century, 1810s, 1800s, 18th century
Place: france, paris france, europe, tokyo, london
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The Birthday (1980)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Poland
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The four sequences in the film cover four days in a life of young Warsaw lad in September 1938, 1939, 1943 and 1944. In the first sequence Jurek decides not to study in the Sorbonne but enlists in a Polish military school instead. In the second ...
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Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
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Duration: 107 min.
Story: The story follows the life of a regular German women Leni Gruyten during the 1930s and 1940s. Through her interactions with friends, family and other people she knows, the regular folks' perception of the Nazi era is shown. (IMDb)
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Twenty-Four Hours in a Woman's Life (1961)
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Duration: 139 min.
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Style: serious, epic, realistic, captivating
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Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Italy, France, Yugoslavia
Duration: 84 min.
Story: World War II Italy...1943. After parachuting behind enemy lines on an espionage mission, an American soldier is imprisoned by the enemy. He escapes with four Italian prisoners, enlisting their aid in exploding a bridge.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Style: epic, captivating, bleak, enigmatic, tense ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
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37%
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Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
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34%
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Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Italy, Yugoslavia
Duration: 120 min.
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Duration: 168 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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33%