Movies like The Right Hand Man

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The Right Hand Man (1987)
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The Right Hand Man (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Drama directed by Di Drew.
Plot: stagecoach, horse, accident, lady, doctor, ranch, diabetes, widow, lord, urine, amputation
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: australia

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Most similar movies to The Right Hand Man

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, contemplative and semi serious films with plots about female nudity, life is a bitch, family relations, widow, couples, coming of age and husband wife relationship mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like The Right Hand Man: Dusty (1983), Healing (2014), War and Peace: Part IV (1967), Mull (1989), The Chosen Ones (1983). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Dusty (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Plot The eponymous Dusty is an appropriately named dingo, or wild dog. Roaming the fertile fields of Australia, Dusty is captured as a puppy. Though dingoes are normally averse to human companionship, Dusty attaches himself to an old, worn-out ...
Plot: dog, dog movie, rancher, fence, animal, horse riding, horse, animals
Place: australia
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95%
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Healing (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Viktor Kahdem is a man who has almost given up on life, sentenced to a low-security prison farm, a completely non-threatening environment where it is still felt that some individuals can be reformed. At Won Wron, Case Worker Matt Perry has ...
Style: spiritual
Plot: prisoner, friendship, australian, friend, criminal, bird, hopes, philosophical conversation, rebirth, nature, father son relationship, family relations ...
Place: australia
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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: based on a novel, war
Time: 19th century
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Mull (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An Australian film about a teenage girl who takes responsibility for keeping her "family" together.
Plot: gay brother, coming of age, cancer, loss of mother, precocious child, love triangle, gay interest
Place: australia
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50%
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The Chosen Ones (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: Colombia, Soviet Union
Duration: 140 min.
Story: A man wants to flee wartime Germany and the detested Nazis to Columbia, where his brother lives. In order to achieve his goal he agrees to become an informer for the Reich.
Plot: world war two, tragedy, coming of age, german, gunshot, half brother, doctor, rape, murder, nazism, wealth, betrayal ...
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50%
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: sex scene, female nudity, male objectification, casino, gambler, widow, memory, young woman, falling in love, resort, fall in love
Place: france
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Journey Among Women (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Nine women convicts escape from a prison hell-hole and dare to create a savage world free of man.
Plot: revenge, escape, escaped convict, power struggle, body paint, friendship, wilderness, horse riding, corset, sexual repression, misogyny, australian aboriginal ...
Time: 19th century
Place: australia
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48%
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Adam's Woman (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Adam is a young American wrongly accused of being an accomplice to murder while on shore leave in Liverpool. He is sentenced to death by hanging but the sentence is commuted to twenty years in a convict settlement in Australia.
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: penal colony, false accusation, death row, wrongfully committed, courtroom drama, pardon, beach, injustice, starting over, prison life, prison, haunted by the past ...
Time: 19th century
Place: australia, england, europe
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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: coal mining, mine, bicycle, husband wife relationship, scot, strike, riding a bicycle, cemetery, communist, funeral
Time: 1930s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Getting of Wisdom (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The Getting of Wisdom is based on the 1910 novel by Henry Handel Richardson (born Ethel Florence Lindesay Richardson). Her novel is thought to be an account of her own schooldays at the Presbyterian Ladies College in Melbourne. The film is about a ...
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: prodigy, youth, love and romance, misfit, lifestyle, social misfits, coming of age, injustice, boarding school, friends, power relations, family relations ...
Time: 19th century
Place: australia, melbourne australia, melbourne
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45%
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Lilian's Story (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: For forty years Lilian Singer has been locked up in a 'loony bin' by her father. Her release is eventually secured by her eccentric Aunt Kitty and her brother, John. Lilian starts to carve out a place for herself. As she explores Sydney ...
Plot: daughter, choice, father, insane, weirdo, tragedy, mental illness, hiding place
Place: australia
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44%
The Devil's Playground (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A powerful drama relating the intimate aspect of teenage boys and their priest/educators behind the walls of a religious institution where rigid discipline backfires natural feelings are deemed unnatural acts and human lives are controlled in the ...
Style: tense, realistic, serious
Plot: coming of age, boarding school, family relations, celibacy, school, catholic school, mutual masturbation, altar boy, injustice, power relations, social relations, siblings relations ...
Time: 70s, 1950s, 50s, year 1953
Place: melbourne australia, australia, melbourne
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44%
A Woman's Life (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Normandy, 1819. Jeanne is a young woman full of childish dreams and innocence when she returns home after finishing her schooling in a convent. She marries a local Viscount, Julien de Lamare, who soon reveals himself to be a miserly and unfaithful ...
Plot: sex scene, grave, french maid, dog, infidelity, adultery, baby, beach, doctor, couples, letter writing, rainstorm ...
Time: 19th century
Place: normandy
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44%
War and Peace: Part II (1966)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In the end of 1809, Natasha attends her first ball. Andrei falls in love with her and intends to marry her, but her father demands they wait. The prince travels abroad, and Natasha desperately longs for him. But she then meets Anatol Kuragin and ...
Plot: based on a novel, engagement, aristocrat, soldier, ball, war
Time: 19th century
Place: russia
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43%
The Magician of Lublin (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: Israel, West Germany
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Yasha is a Jewish stage magician who tours through eastern Europe while destroying his career through personal problems. He has one more chance at theatrical success, but he needs to do a brand new trick in a Warsaw theater.
Plot: haircut, illusionist, magician, stage magician, shaving head
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: poland
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42%
Fighting Back (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Fighting Back is a 1982 Australian film about troubled teenagers.
Plot: police officer, slum, terror, student, teenager, teaching, school, journalism, cross cultural relations, rage, violence, revenge ...
Place: australia
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41%
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Stage Beauty (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA, Germany
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Humble Maria, who outfits top London theater star Ned Kynaston, takes none of the credit for the male actor's success at playing women. And because this is the 17th century, Maria, like other females, is prohibited from pursuing her dream of ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, baroque, stylized, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, teens
Plot: gender bending, gender, cross dressing, actor, mistress, actor's life, mistaken identity, lifestyle, overnight success, life is a bitch, human nature, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 17th century, 19th century, 18th century
Place: london, europe, england, egypt
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40%
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Norma (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: A woman goes to a doctor hoping he will cure her nymphomania. Scenes of her with her various lovers and pick-ups of both sexes are shown. through therapy she remembers being discovered and punished by her "mother" while making love to a ...
Style: sexual, sexy
Plot: flashback, promiscuity, female nudity, lesbian kiss, female protagonist, caught having sex, exploitation, lesbianism, nymphomania, lesbian, therapy, widow ...
Time: 70s
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The Gold Rimmed Glasses (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France, Yugoslavia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In this tragic romance set in Ferrara, Italy in 1938, and at a nearby seaside resort, a wealthy Jewish boy is thwarted in marrying the girl he loves when Mussolini's race laws (enacted to cement the regime's growing alliance with Germany) ...
Plot: lgbt, fascist, concentration camp, suicide, world war two, sports car, fascism, homosexual, steam train, gramophone, art gallery, merry go round ...
Time: 1930s, year 1938
Place: italy
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37%
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Requiem (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 103 min.
Story: When a young boy comes in to see a doctor abourt a red mark on his face, the doctor's wife welcomes him into the consulting room instead. As they talk, she offers him something to eat and then notes that his manner of eating is just like that ...
Plot: post war, doctor, prison, skinny dipping, sex scene, public sex, female nudity
Place: hungary
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37%
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Parklands (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 51 min.
Story: Rosie returns to her home city on the death of her father, a former policeman. His diaries hint at corruption, and she also receives hints and veiled threats which support her suspicions. Rosie puzzles about who he was, and about her early life and ...
Plot: girl, death of father, widow, father daughter relationship, childhood, police corruption, funeral, mistress, drug trade, suspicion, male female relationship, police officer ...
Place: south australia, australia, adelaide south australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
All the Way Home (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A wife and mother in 1915 Tennessee copes with the loss of her husband and the necessity of raising their children alone.
Plot: single mother, widow, father son relationship, death of husband, death of father, accident, loss of father, live broadcast, car, husband wife relationship, love, death ...
Time: 1910s
Place: tennessee
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35%
My Husband's Secret Life (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Story: A policeman's widow (Archer) uncovers corruption within the force after meeting a woman (Alonso) who was tied to her husband's mysterious death.
Plot: stockings, mother daughter relationship, corruption, loss of husband, widow, police officer
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Thirst (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Four people, isolated in their different ways are trapped in the desert and changed forever. Against impossible odds, can they find meaning - life, laughter and love before it is too late?
Plot: desert, isolation, outback, trapped, shooting, television, hut, excavation, foster home, digging, hole, tv
Time: year 2017
Place: australia
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34%
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Barbara (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark, Norway, Sweden
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Young vicar Mr. Paul arrives at the Faroe Islands to take up a benefice, and meets the young Barbara, twice married to vicars, and with both husbands laid cold in the grave. Despite the warnings of the surrounding community and his own religious ...
Plot: love, priest, widow
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33%
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Kangaroo (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia, Canada
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A mild-mannered English conscientious objector moves to what he feels will be the relative calm of Australia after World War I, but gets caught in the middle of violent battles between the rising trade unions and fascist groups.
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: writers, state affairs, injustice, labor union, moral dilemma, racism, introspection, idealism, workplace situations, conspiracy, world war one, life is a bitch ...
Time: 1920s, 20s
Place: australia, sydney australia
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33%
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Three Dollars (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Eddie is a principled man, with a wife, a daughter and a mortgage and leads a seemingly stable and happy life as a government land assessor. Yet when the forces of economic and social change threaten this, he realises just how fragile his reality ...
Style: touching, sentimental, captivating, emotional, psychological ...
Plot: family problems, self discovery, couple relations, hopes, redemption, couples, moral dilemma, family relations, love, love triangle, rivalry, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia, melbourne australia
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33%
The Fringe Dwellers (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The story of an Aboriginal family's attempts to forge a new life for themselves within the segregated society. At the urging of headstrong teenager Trilby, the Comeaways relocate from their family camp, to a house in the main town.
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: racism, fish out of water, pregnancy, interracial relations, social differences, parents and children, family life, culture clash, family relations, couples, youth, coming of age ...
Time: 70s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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The Well (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Young Katherine and her older friend Hester live at the isolated farm run by Hester and her father Francis. Katherine works as a maid and wants to leave that place because there's too much work. Hester, however, gets attracted to Katherine and ...
Style: gloomy, psychological, bleak, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Plot: small town, woman in danger, friendship, small town life, deadly, crimes, murder, countryside, couples, strong female presence, couple relations, heist ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia
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32%
Young Lady Chatterley II (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Cynthia, new lady of Chatterly, feels neglected by her husband. During his absences she tries to amuse herself with gardener Thomas, but always gets interrupted by new visitors. While she's busy her staff amuses itself. One of her guests is a ...
Style: erotic
Plot: cuckold, lesbian, sex, horse, erotica, lesbian sex, lesbianism, female nudity, horse riding, seduction, infidelity, lifting up dress ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%