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Field of Lost Shoes (2015)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A group of teenage cadets sheltered from war at the Virginia Military Institute must confront the horrors of an adult world when they are called upon to defend the Shenandoah Valley.
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, realistic, touching
Plot: american civil war, soldier, battles, war, military, teenage life, danger, youth, confederate army, u.s. civil war, young soldier, slave auction, civil war, teenage boy, battle
Time: 19th century, 1860s, 1850s
Place: usa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, captivating and exciting films with plots about military, war, soldier, heroes, battles, danger and military life mostly in Drama, War and Action genres. Some movies like Field of Lost Shoes: Point of Honor (2015), The Colt (2005), Dog Jack (2010), Gettysburg (1993), Saints and Soldiers: The Void (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 6.2
 568
Point of Honor (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 56 min.
Story: At the start of the Civil War, a prominent Virginia family makes the controversial decision to defend the South while freeing all of their slaves, pitting the family against one another and testing their strength, courage and love.
Style: stylized, serious, realistic, captivating, tense
Plot: american civil war, soldier, military, civil war, family relations, parents and children, siblings relations, family problems
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, virginia
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95%
 6.8
 452
The Colt (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: During the heat of battle in the midst of the Civil War, a beguilingly innocent colt is born to Union Jim Rabb's beloved mare. Refusing the orders to shoot it, lest it prove a hindrance, Rabb keeps the colt as a consolation in these desperate ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic
Plot: american civil war, soldier, civil war, battle, officers and cadets, anti war, war, battle zone, basic training, military life, battles, americana ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: virginia, michigan, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 6.6
 87
Dog Jack (2010)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: "Dog Jack" is the story of a slave boy and his dog who escape the master's plantation, join the union army, and have to face their former master on the battlefield. The story is inspired by the historical true-life adventures of the ...
Style: serious, bleak, realistic, captivating
Plot: american civil war, soldier, heroes, military, war, half brother, slave, plantation, minister, military enlistment, scout, corporal punishment ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 7.7
 24K
Gettysburg (1993)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 271 min.
Story: Summer 1863. The Confederacy pushes north into Pennsylvania. Union divisions converge to face them. The two great armies clash at Gettysburg, site of a theology school. For three days, through such legendary actions as Little Round Top and ...
Style: epic, realistic, captivating, serious, exciting ...
Plot: american civil war, civil war, slavery, battles, soldier, military, battle, war, idealism, friendship, leadership, army ...
Time: 19th century
Place: pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Saints and Soldiers: The Void (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Germany, May 1945, deep in the Harz Mountains a U.S. tank crew discovers a platoon of Germans preparing to ambush U.S. supply trucks.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting, captivating ...
Plot: racism, war, soldier, battle zone, heroic mission, battles, against the odds, heroes, military, society, save the day, human spirit ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, year 1944
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Saints and Soldiers: Airborne Creed (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A group of American GIs work their way through war-torn France during the final days of the Second World War.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, exciting, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, war, daring rescue, danger, military, heroic mission, battles, heroes, corpse, machine gun, battle, rifle ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, year 1944
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.7
 1K
The Hunley (1999)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: CSS Hunley tells the incredible true story of the crew of the manually propelled submarine CSS Hunley, during the siege of Charleston of 1864. It is a story of heroism in the face of adversity, the Hunley being the first submersible to sink an enemy ...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, touching
Plot: submarine, american civil war, civil war, tragic hero, war, battles, ocean or sea, historical figure, escapades, heroes, anti heroes, isolation ...
Time: 19th century, year 1995, 1860s, 1800s
Place: south carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Last Confederate: The Story of Robert Adams (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Amid the bitter divisiveness of the Civil War, Confederate Capt. Robert Adams (Julian Adams) feels the rift within his soul. Steadfastly loyal to the South, Adams also holds an unshakable love for his Northerner wife, Eveline McCord (Gwendolyn ...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic
Plot: american civil war, supportive spouse, leadership, love affair, romance, war, battles, love and romance, true love, wartime life, heroes, military ...
Time: 19th century
Place: south carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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The Last Escape (1970)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: During World War II, American officer Capt. Lee Mitchell (Stuart Whitman) and a British military unit boldly infiltrate German-occupied enemy territory and attempt to kidnap brilliant Nazi scientist Dr. Von Heinken (Pinkas Braun) and bring him back ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: military, war, soldier, kidnapping, battles, confined, danger, escapades, heroes, pursuit, machine gun, world war two ...
Time: 20th century
Place: germany, soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 4.9
 60
The Ravagers (1965)
Genre: Action, War, Drama
Country: Philippines, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Cruel captors of the war in the pacific.
Style: bleak, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: convent, battles, military, adventure, war, soldier, against the odds, political unrest, danger, escapades, heroes, state affairs ...
Time: 60s
Place: asia, japan, the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Bridge at Remagen (1969)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: In March of 1945, as the War in Europe is coming to a close, fighting erupts between German and American troops at the last remaining bridgehead across the Rhine.
Style: realistic, rough, serious, exciting, bleak ...
Plot: soldier, battles, explosion, bridge, war, survival, anti war, military, heroic mission, military life, danger, escapades ...
Time: 20th century
Place: germany, europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Forbidden Ground (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: Australia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Three British soldiers find themselves stranded in No Man's Land after a failed charge on the German Trenches. Set in France 1916.
Style: serious, tense, realistic, bleak, rough ...
Plot: soldier, war, survival, german, against the odds, danger, military, escapades, hapless soldier, infantrymen, mission gone awry, world war one
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.5
 527
Wicked Spring (2002)
Genre: Drama, War, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: During the 1864 battle of the Wilderness, three Union soldiers and three Confederate Soldiers get seperated from their units as twilight engulfs the ravaged battlefield. The men wander alone through the dangerous woods, separate of each other, until ...
Style: serious, emotional, epic, realistic, sincere ...
Plot: genocide, soldier, wilderness, american civil war, leadership, survival, war, anti war, military life, battles, americana, heroes ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Oldest Living Confederate Widow Tells All (1994)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 170 min.
Story: Lucy married at the turn of the last century, when she was fifteen and her husband was fifty. If Colonel William Marsden was a veteran of the "War for Southern Independence", Lucy became a "veteran of the veteran" with a unique ...
Style: serious, epic, realistic, sentimental, touching ...
Plot: american civil war, self discovery, couple relations, wooing, romance, war, americana, love and romance, society, couples, widow, nightmare ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.8
 120K
Green Zone (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: UK, France, Spain, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: During the U.S.-led occupation of Baghdad in 2003, Chief Warrant Officer Roy Miller and his team of Army inspectors were dispatched to find weapons of mass destruction believed to be stockpiled in the Iraqi desert. Rocketing from one booby-trapped ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, war, pow, cia, gulf war, military, patriotism, army, deception, uncover truth, political unrest, state affairs ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2003
Place: iraq, middle east, israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.8
 696
Hornets' Nest (1970)
Genre: Drama, Action, War
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: An American commando who's the sole survivor of a parachute jump into WWII-era Italy leads a group of children in a campaign of sabotage against the Nazis.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: military, soldier, kidnapping, battles, village, heroes, war, gang, countryside, adventure, gays and lesbians, orphan ...
Time: year 1944
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Lost Battalion (2001)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA, Luxembourg
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Fact-based war drama about an American battalion of over 500 men which gets trapped behind enemy lines in the Argonne Forest in October 1918 France during the closing weeks of World War I. Based on a true story, The Lost Battalion is set in 1918 ...
Style: serious, bleak, realistic, rough, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: war, soldier, leadership, battles, battle zone, danger, military, survival, heroic mission, military life, escapades, heroes ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Journey to Shiloh (1968)
Genre: Drama, War, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: At the beginning of the Civil War, seven friends embark on a cross-country journey in order to join the Confederate army.
Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic, exciting, captivating
Plot: american civil war, buddies, on the road, war, soldier, military life, adventure, battles, battle zone, heroes, military, destiny ...
Time: 19th century
Place: tennessee, texas, usa, mississippi, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Jarhead 2: Field of Fire (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Battle-scarred and disillusioned by the war, Corporal Chris Merrimette is put in charge of a unit whose next mission is to resupply a remote outpost on the edge of Taliban-controlled territory. While driving through the hostile Helmand province, a ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: taliban, military, soldier, anti war, battle zone, war, military life, tough heroes, danger, heroes, against the odds, race against time ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: afghanistan, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Keeping Room (2014)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In this radically reimagined American Western set towards the end of the Civil War, Southerner Augusta encounters two renegade, drunken soldiers who are on a mission of pillage and violence. After escaping an attempted assault, Augusta races back to ...
Style: bleak, serious, realistic, suspenseful, tense
Plot: american civil war, rape, home invasion, soldier, survival, danger, murder, mistaken identity, siblings relations, military, family relations, gunfight ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.6
 364K
Fury (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA, China, UK
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Last months of World War II in April 1945. As the Allies make their final push in the European Theater, a battle-hardened U.S. Army sergeant in the 2nd Armored Division named Wardaddy commands a Sherman tank called "Fury" and its five-man ...
Style: bleak, serious, realistic, rough, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, war, military, battles, tank, nazi germany, heroism, heroes, gory, bravery, against the odds, battle zone ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, year 1945
Place: europe, germany, mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.7
 151
The 4 Soldiers (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, War
Country: Canada
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A climate of civil war, a fight that has made them lose everything including their youth, four soldiers aged 13 to 20 years, will meet and build friendships. In the grip of an adult conflict, which they do not understand, Matéo, Dominique, Big Max ...
Style: bleak, serious, realistic, gloomy, canadian science fiction
Plot: soldier, war, friendship, civil war, countryside, wartime life, youth, life is a bitch, friends, human nature, basic training, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 21st century, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Andersonville (1996)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 167 min.
Story: This lengthy docudrama records the harrowing conditions at the Confederacy's most notorious prisoner-of-war camp. The drama unfolds through the eyes of a company of Union soldiers captured at the Battle of Cold Harbor, VA, in June 1864, and ...
Style: serious, captivating, realistic, bleak, rough ...
Plot: american civil war, prison, union soldier, confederate soldier, civil war, anti heroes, soldier, war, prison escape, prison brawl, survival, captivity ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: georgia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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A Taste of Hell (1973)
Genre: Action, War, Drama
Country: USA, Philippines
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Set in the Philippines during WW II, two U.S. Army officers are caught and shot by a Japanese officer. One survives and soon joins with a guerrilla troop to battle the enemy... and get revenge.
Style: bleak, serious, realistic, rough, exciting ...
Plot: soldier, battles, military, adventure, vengeance, war, against the odds, confined, danger, escapades, heroes, rivalry ...
Time: 40s, 1940s
Place: japan, the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Pathfinders: In the Company of Strangers (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Untold and lost history. A true story of the American Pathfinders, the volunteer paratroopers whose deadly mission was to land 30 minutes before the Normandy invasion, locate and mark strategic "drop zones" and set up the top-secret ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, epic, realistic, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, heroic mission, paratrooper, d day, battle zone, war, military life, military base, battles, danger, heroes, military ...
Time: 20th century, 40s
Place: europe, germany, normandy
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.5
 715
Only the Brave (2006)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A searing portrait of war and prejudice, 'Only the Brave' takes you on a haunting journey into the hearts and minds of the forgotten heroes of WWII - the Japanese-American 100th/442nd.
Style: serious, captivating, realistic, emotional, gloomy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, war, daring rescue, military life, battles, danger, battle zone, military, society, survival, heroic mission, heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 40s
Place: europe, france, italy, usa, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.6
 1K
Lost Command (1966)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: The film begins with the final moments of the Battle of Dien Bien Phu in 1954, when the final assault of Viet Minh is imminent. The weakened French garrison awaits reinforcements that arrive with a single plane under the command of Major De ...
Style: serious, bleak, realistic, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, war, gory, leadership, terrorism, anti war, basic training, chaos and mayhem, military life, political unrest, wartime life, battles ...
Time: 40s
Place: vietnam, asia, algeria
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Too Young the Hero (1988)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: WWII drama.
Style: serious, captivating, realistic
Plot: soldier, military base, military life, war, battles, ocean or sea, prison, military, youth, innocence lost, basic training, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 40s
Place: battleship
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Company of Heroes (2013)
Genre: Action, War
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: American soldiers lost behind enemy lines during the WWII make a horrific discovery: Hitler has a super bomb in development. Against all odds, they set out to find the scientist in charge of the program who is looking to defect.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting, captivating
Plot: soldier, war, battle zone, save the day, heroic mission, battles, against the odds, danger, heroes, military, obsessive quest, race against time ...
Time: 20th century, 40s
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.9
 25K
Memphis Belle (1990)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: UK, Japan, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The "Memphis Belle" is a World War II bomber, piloted by a young crew on dangerous bombing raids into Europe. The crew only have to make one more bombing raid before they have finished their duty and can go home. In the briefing before ...
Style: exciting, realistic, tense, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, engineer, battles, airplane, bomber, mission, war, military, one last job, behind enemy lines, daring rescue, friendship ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, year 1943, 1940s
Place: europe, england, germany, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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