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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, bleak and touching films with plots about horse, family relations, village, death, countryside, nudity (full frontal - brief) and society 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), The Dream (1985), The Wishing Tree (1976). 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: georgia (former ussr), caucasus, ussr, soviet union
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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: sacrifice, crying woman, small community, enemy, respect, community, meeting, host, exile, countryside, grave, fratricide ...
Place: georgia (former ussr), caucasus, russia, chechnya
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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: teenage girl, unplanned pregnancy, factory, mountain, pregnancy, teenage sex, leaving home, sexual harassment, snow, abusive boss, silk
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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, horse, literature, uniform, blood
Place: russia
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55%
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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, epic, stylized ...
Plot: family relations, parents and children, society, coming of age, diary, village life, village, emigration, teenage life, social relations, mountain, siblings relations ...
Time: 19th century
Place: germany, brazil, south america
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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: socialist, political activist, revenge, false accusation, frame up, wrongful imprisonment, coward, brother brother relationship, martyr, simpleton, falsely accused, false evidence ...
Time: turn of the century, 20th century
Place: netherlands, holland
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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: boy meets girl, tree, tragedy, male objectification, love, priest, christianity
Place: georgia, georgia (former ussr), caucasus, russia
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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, storm, fear, mythology, king, candle, doctor, fire, night, forbidden love, monastery ...
Place: serbia, balkan
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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, realistic, serious, stylized
Plot: female friendship, friendship, relationship vs career, couples, family relations, based on a novel, fan, tradition, best friends, strong female presence, friends
Time: 19th century
Place: china, asia
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Lovelier Than Heaven (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Story: Vijay Choudhury lives a comfortable lifestyle with his wife, Laxmi, and step-brother, Ravi. Although Vijay and Laxmi have been married for several years, they have no children, and as a result Laxmi is shunned and humiliated in the entire town of ...
Plot: brother brother relationship, large family, motorcycle, pregnancy, village, pilgrimage, property
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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: imperial russia, mutiny, czar, execution, decapitation
Time: 18th century
Place: russia
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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: emotional, touching, sentimental, realistic, serious
Plot: hopes, politics, family relations, tradition, village, muslim, state affairs, estrangement, social relations, parents and children, village life, school ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: pakistan, middle east, bangladesh
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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, russian empire, russian army, peasant, czar, male nudity, resistance, village, revolution ...
Place: russia
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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: satire, office, secretary, book, elevator, writers, absurdism, absurd humor, publisher, trapped in an elevator, manuscript, painting ...
Place: georgia (former ussr), ussr, caucasus, soviet union, georgia
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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, communism, cow, criminal gang, motorcycle, soldier, hopes, civil war, head bashed in, rain, train ...
Time: 1920s
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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
Time: 16th century
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Save and Protect (1989)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Soviet Union, West Germany
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Plot: cuckolded husband, death, funeral, female nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), cuckold, hairy vagina, cheating wife, vaginal penetration, amputation, male nudity, female full frontal nudity ...
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Genre: Drama, History
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Duration: 128 min.
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Style: touching, suspense, sincere, suspenseful, contemplative
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Duration: 125 min.
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Plot: miraculous event, ghost, communism, mountain, priest, execution, faith, religion, propaganda, nun, virgin mary
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O ilios tou thanatou (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: Greece
Duration: 115 min.
Plot: loss of parents, village, death of parents, vendetta, horse, aunt, death, suicide, folk dance, killing an animal, balkan war, loss of parent ...
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Genre: Drama, History
Country: Soviet Union
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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 ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, captivating
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The Promised Land (1973)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Cuba, Chile
Duration: 80 min.
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Style: allegory, epic
Plot: village life, circus, anarchism, rape, working class, commune, snow, land, farmer, drinking from a bottle, nudity (full frontal - brief), alcohol abuse ...
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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, little boy, hospital, birth, surgery, switched at birth, baby boy, couples
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Pastorale (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In the mountain village comes a group of young musicians in Tbilisi. Here they are going to relax and rehearse. Sad story about the final rupture occurred, the peasants do not sing beautiful old songs, the musicians play music incomprehensible to ...
Plot: cultural difference, village, country girl, fishing, party, alcohol, wine, rehearsal, drinking, musician, guest, farmer ...
Place: georgia (former ussr), caucasus, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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 ...
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Place: iran, japan
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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: disturbing, surreal, serious, stylized, rough ...
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The Tango of Our Childhood (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The film is about the hard lot of a woman with an extraordinary character, who tries to raise her children and win back her husband, who left family for another woman, after return from the war.
Plot: world war two, children, horse, armenian, family relations, husband wife relationship, mother, old woman
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Lena: My 100 Children (1987)
Genre: Drama, History
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Duration: 100 min.
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Plot: religious intolerance, jewish, gun, world war two, post war, children, school
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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
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Place: germany
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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
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