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A Slave of Love (1976)
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A Slave of Love (1976)
Original name: Раба любви
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Olga Voznesenskaya is a silent screen star whose pictures are so popular that underground revolutionaries risk capture to see them. She's in southern Russia filming a tear-jerker as the Bolsheviks get closer to Moscow. Although married, she spends time every day with Victor Pototsky, the film's cameraman. Gradually, it comes to light that Victor uses his job as a cover for filming White atrocities and Red heroism: he's a Bolshevik. He asks her for help, and she discovers meaning in her otherwise flighty and self-centred life. Love blooms. Will the Red forces arrive in time to save them from a suspicious White military leader? Will she find courage?
Style: silent film, serious, realistic, talky, pre war
Plot: revolution, filmmaking, war, romance, politics, couple relations, battles, love triangle, life is a bitch, love and romance, journalism, infidelity, rebellion, fall in love, love affair, artists and showbiz, couples, dishonesty, chaos and mayhem, political unrest, rebelliousness, wartime life, showbiz, lovers reunited, state affairs ...
Time: 1910s
Place: russia, crimea

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An Unfinished Piece for Mechanical Piano (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 103 min.
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Time: 20th century, 1910s
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Chloe in the Afternoon (1972)
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Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
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Archangel (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, War
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
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Country: Italy, Soviet Union
Duration: 118 min.
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Doctor Zhivago (2002)
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Country: UK, Germany, USA
Duration: 226 min.
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Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
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Style: serious, realistic, sentimental, touching
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Country: Soviet Union
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38%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Queen's Sister (2005)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An in-depth biopic of Princess Margaret from the days following her father's death in 1952 until the 1970s. She was known to be a flamboyant royal but she remained a stickler for protocol. She had many controversial romances and also infamously ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, entertaining
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