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A Necklace for My Beloved (1971)
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A Necklace for My Beloved (1971)
Original name: Samkauli satrposatvis
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Three guys are living in a Dagestan aul, and all three are in love with the blue-eyed Serminaz. According to a mountaineers’ tradition, a young man seeking the hand and the heart of a beloved girl has to make her a present that she would remember for the rest of her life. The friends set out in search of the special gift…
Plot: horse, village, mountain, motorcycle, fiancee, baby, adventurer, tradition, brother brother relationship, birth, circus, return, leg, legs
Place: caucasus

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, stylized and touching films with plots about horse, death, family relations, father son relationship, politics, nudity (full frontal - brief) and village mostly in Drama, History and Adventure genres. Some movies like A Necklace for My Beloved: The Entreaty (1967), Oh! The Nomugi Pass (1979), The Charming Traveller (1990), Prince Daniil Galitsky (1987), The Dream (1985). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Feasts of Valtasar, or The Night with Stalin (1989)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A dance troupe from the autonomous region of Abkhazia in western Georgia perform for Stalin, Lavrentiy Beria, Abkhaz leader Nestor Lakoba, and other high-ranking party officials in the Black Sea coastal town of Gagra.
Plot: josef stalin, stalinism, dictator
Place: soviet union, caucasus, georgia (former ussr)
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The Entreaty (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Based on the poems “Aluda Ketelauri” and “The Guest and the Host” by the classic of Georgian literature Vazha Pshavela This film opens Tengiz Abuladze’s trilogy (“The Plea”, “The Wishing Tree”, “Repentance”), which discusses ...
Plot: cemetery, fratricide, guest, tradition, death, murder, crying, severed arm, exile, countryside, crying woman, sacrifice ...
Place: caucasus, georgia (former ussr), russia, chechnya
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83%
Oh! The Nomugi Pass (1979)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Japan
Duration: 154 min.
Story: The story of the silk industry and the young girls who worked as silk spinners in the early 1900s in Japan. The silk mills were located in Okaya which lies just beyond the Nomugi Pass. The women and girls worked in a hot, humid atmosphere without ...
Plot: pregnancy, teenage sex, sexual harassment, snow, mountain, unplanned pregnancy, teenage girl, leaving home, factory, abusive boss, silk
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69%
The Charming Traveller (1990)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Soviet Union
Story: Between passengers of the steamship there is a dispute on, whether that there are in Russia righteous persons? Nobody wants to tell about the life. And only one priest, though warns that he "the big sinner", decides to tell the history.
Plot: mongol, literature, blood, uniform, horse
Place: russia
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62%
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Home from Home: Chronicle of a Vision (2013)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Germany, France
Duration: 231 min.
Story: Follow-up to the TV trilogy "Heimat", this time for cinemas, set again in the fictional village Schabbach in the Hunsrück region of Rhineland-Palatinate.
Style: realistic, serious, contemplative, atmospheric, epic ...
Plot: family relations, parents and children, society, coming of age, diary, village life, village, emigration, siblings relations, teenage life, social relations, youth ...
Time: 19th century
Place: germany, brazil, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Prince Daniil Galitsky (1987)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 100 min.
Story: XIII century. Prince Daniel of Galicia returned from the Horde, where he graciously have allowed to rule in Galicia in exchange for recognition his submission to Khan. But he can not accept the humiliation. He begins to prepare for war with the ...
Plot: equestrian, christianity, knight, mongol, horse, political leader, invasion, prince
Time: 13th century
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60%
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The Dream (1985)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Netherlands' submission for the Academy Awards for Best Foreign Language Film in 1985
Plot: wrongful imprisonment, coward, revenge, brother brother relationship, falsely accused, socialist, martyr, political activist, false accusation, frame up, false evidence, prosecutor
Time: 20th century, turn of the century
Place: netherlands, holland
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60%
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Dorotheus (1981)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In medieval Serbia, a young monk, a master of herbal medicine, grabs the attention of warlord's wife.
Style: light
Plot: medieval, monk, river, grass, surprise attack, monastery, baby, fear, medicine, tragic event, king, candle ...
Place: serbia, balkan
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56%
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Snow Flower and the Secret Fan (2011)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: China, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A story set in 19th century China and centered on the lifelong friendship between two girls who develop their own secret code as a way to contend with the rigid cultural norms imposed on women.
Style: touching, serious, realistic, stylized
Plot: friendship, relationship vs career, family relations, couples, female friendship, based on a novel, fan, tradition, best friends, friends, strong female presence
Time: 19th century
Place: china, asia
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55%
At the Beginning of Glorious Days (1980)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: East Germany, Soviet Union
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Late 17th century. With no access to the sea, Russia suffers great losses in foreign trade. Peter tries to capture the Turkish fortress of Azov, but with no success: he can win only if he has a fleet. Peter’s ukases provoke the Boyars’ ...
Plot: execution, decapitation, czar, mutiny, imperial russia
Time: 18th century
Place: russia
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54%
The Clay Bird (2002)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Bangladesh
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A family must come to grips with its culture, its faith, and the brutal political changes entering its small-town world.
Style: sentimental, touching, emotional, serious, realistic
Plot: hopes, politics, family relations, tradition, village, muslim, state affairs, estrangement, religions or cults, political unrest, parents and children, idealism ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: pakistan, middle east, bangladesh
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51%
Romance of a Horsethief (1971)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History
Country: Yugoslavia, Italy, France, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Since time immemorial, the simple-minded boisterous people of Malava, a small Polish town near the border of imperial Russia, have lived on horse-stealing, horse-trading and horse-smuggling. Life changes abruptly when a Russian garrison, commanded ...
Plot: horse thief, cossack, thief, horse, revolution, village, resistance, russian army, peasant, czar, russian empire, polish
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Death of a Tea Master (1989)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Japan
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Years after the death of legendary tea master Rikyu, his disciple Honkakubo attempts to resolve the mystery of the master's death.
Style: jidai geki
Plot: suicide
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46%
Beginning of an Unknown Era (1967)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Soviet Union, Ukraine
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Two young directors adapted the short stories of two Russian authors whose works had been banned for decades, and so their film ended up in the censor’s vault as well – for twenty years. Both tales look back to the post-revolutionary era, and ...
Plot: female director, water, motorcycle, communism, cow, criminal gang, soldier, hopes, civil war, head bashed in, locomotive, russian revolution ...
Time: 1920s
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45%
The Wishing Tree (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 107 min.
Story: This poetic parable is part of Tenghiz Abuladze’s cinematic triptych: “The Supplication” – “The Wishing Tree” – “Repentance”. The place is Georgia at the beginning of the 20th century. That’s how director Tenghiz Abuladze ...
Plot: tree, love, priest, tragedy, boy meets girl, male objectification, christianity
Place: georgia, georgia (former ussr), caucasus, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
O ilios tou thanatou (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: Greece
Duration: 115 min.
Plot: loss of parents, death of parents, vendetta, folk dance, death, village, killing an animal, horse, suicide, aunt, balkan war, loss of parent ...
Time: year 1917
Place: crete
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44%
He's Not Your Son (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Two couples face the possibility that their infant sons, both born on the same day, were inadvertently switched at the hospital, and a chain of revelations and decisions threatens both families.
Plot: baby, hospital, birth, little boy, surgery, couples, switched at birth, baby boy
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43%
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Virgin Mary (1995)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Croatia, Canada, USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: In 1981 in Medjugorje (BA), a group of kids claim that Virgin Mary appeared to them on a hill. The local priest believes them and spreads the word. Religious tourism blossoms. The communist government is concerned and arrests the priest.
Plot: miraculous event, ghost, communism, mountain, priest, execution, faith, religion, propaganda, nun, virgin mary
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42%
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Save and Protect (1989)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Soviet Union, West Germany
Duration: 167 min.
Story: Inspired by Flaubert’s Madame Bovary, Sokurov’s Save and Protect recalls the most crucial events of Emma’s decline and fall: affairs with the aristocratic Rodolphe and the student Leon, the humiliation that follows her husband’s botching of ...
Plot: hairy vagina, surrealism, suicide, surgery, infidelity, sex scene, nudity (full frontal - brief), cuckold, male full rear nudity, female nudity, older woman younger man sex, cheating wife ...
Time: 1840s
Place: soviet union
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42%
Once Upon a Time in the North (2012)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Finland
Duration: 128 min.
Story: 19th century drama set on the plains of Ostrobothnia, western Finland, which are controlled by groups of knife-wielding thugs, the toughs. Traditionally, the first-born son inherits everything, so when Esko – a bum and a gang leader – learns ...
Plot: knife, alcohol, horse, death, farmer, blindness, runaway, field, brother brother relationship, inheritance, stabbed to death, stabbed with a knife ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Promised Land (1973)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Cuba, Chile
Duration: 80 min.
Story: During the socialist government of Marmaduke Grove in 1932, a group of villagers decide to take some land in the area of ​​Palmilla. Almost like a mythical journey, problems arise when seated and in a position to bring the socialist ideal in the ...
Style: epic, allegory
Plot: village life, working class, sword, massacre, socialist, folk music, commune, history of chile, drinking from a bottle, nudity (full frontal - brief), alcohol abuse, latin american history ...
Time: year 1932, 1930s
Place: chile, andes mountains
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Baby of Mâcon (1993)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Netherlands, France, UK, Germany
Duration: 122 min.
Story: A town cursed with barren women and famine is saved by a miracle birth to an old, ugly woman: the Mother. Immediately afterwards, the old woman's Daughter (Ormond) claims to have delivered the baby herself in a virgin birth. She imprisons the ...
Style: serious, surreal, disturbing, rough, stylized ...
Plot: virginity, hypocrisy, bishop, baby, violence, youth, clergy, nudity (full frontal - brief), graphic violence, brutality, seduction, play ...
Time: 17th century
Place: france, europe
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40%
Fueled: The Man They Called 'Pirate' (2016)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Japan
Duration: 145 min.
Story: Fueled: The Man They Called Pirate (Japanese: 海賊とよばれた男 Hepburn: Kaizoku to yobareta otoko) is a best selling Japanese historical novel by Naoki Hyakuta. As of January 2014, it had sold over 1,700,000 copies.[1] In April 2013, it won ...
Plot: world war two, japanese woman, based on a novel, cartel, contamination
Place: iran, japan
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39%
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Not Reconciled (1965)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: West Germany
Duration: 55 min.
Story: Not Reconciled, the title of the Straubs’ first feature-length film, is engraved on their work like an inscription. It is a story about the continuity and collapse of history, the power of suppression, and the terror of reconciliation; loyalty, ...
Plot: nazism, flashback, father son relationship, flash forward
Time: 50s, 1940s, 1950s
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Lena: My 100 Children (1987)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: At the end of World War II Lena Kuchler arrives at a refuge camp in search of her disappeared family members. But at this place she can get no information in her case but only encounters hungry children.
Plot: gun, jewish, school, religious intolerance, post war, children, world war two
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Little Crusader (2017)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia, Italy
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Knight Borek is searching for his missing son. Enthralled by the stories of children's crusades, little Jan has run away from home. Borek's crusade is a journey into his own subconscious, where he is forced to confront his greatest fear.
Style: road movie
Plot: quest, horse, knight, missing child, missing son, horse riding, father son relationship, crusader
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36%
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Jani gal (2007)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Iraq, Iran
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An Iraqi Kurdish man is released from jail. He has been arrested by mistake when he went to find a midwife to help his pregnant wife, years ago. As he has been arrested during a demonstration the authorities thought he is one of the opposition group ...
Plot: kurd, politics, racism, demonstration, oppression
Time: 1940s, 1950s, 50s
Place: iraq, kurdistan
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36%
Blue Mountains, or Unbelievable Story (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 97 min.
Story: An author - a passive young man - enters the Soviet-controlled bureaucracy of Georgia attempting to get his novel published only to be neglected and compartmentalized at every turn.
Style: absurd
Plot: office, secretary, book, elevator, absurd humor, absurdism, bureaucracy, motorcycle, publisher, writers, satire, painting ...
Place: georgia (former ussr), georgia, soviet union, caucasus
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Mother (1990)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Soviet Union, Italy
Duration: 200 min.
Story: The social ferment in late 19th century Russia which led to the 1917 Russian Revolution is movingly portrayed in this lengthy historical drama, which is very faithful to the 1907 novel The Mother by the celebrated Marxist writer Maxim Gorky ...
Plot: assassin, father son relationship, speech, political activist, publishing, secret police, russian history, czar, forced suicide, suicide, jail, informant ...
Place: russia, siberia, ussr
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36%
The Tree of Wooden Clogs (1978)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Italy
Duration: 186 min.
Story: The life inside a farm in Italy at the beginning of the century. Many poor country families live there, and the owner pays them by their productivity. One of the families has a very clever child. They decide to send him to school instead of make him ...
Style: realistic, touching, thought provoking, serious, contemplative
Plot: school, countryside, farm, peasant, village, life is a bitch, clergy, family life, parents and children, family problems, master and servant, family relations ...
Time: 1900s, 19th century, 20th century, 90s, 1890s ...
Place: italy, europe, milan italy
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35%