Movies like Field of Lost Shoes

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Field of Lost Shoes (2015)
 5.8
 1K
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: realistic, suspenseful, tense, serious, touching
Plot: american civil war, war, teenage life, military, youth, danger, battle, teenage boy, friendship, courage, crimes, deadly, soldier, battles, civil war, slave auction, young soldier, u.s. civil war, confederate army
Time: 19th century, 1860s, 1850s
Place: usa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful 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: The Colt (2005), Point of Honor (2015), Dog Jack (2010), Gettysburg (1993), The 4 Soldiers (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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: realistic, serious, exciting
Plot: american civil war, soldier, civil war, battle, americana, war, battle zone, escapades, daring rescue, wartime life, officers and cadets, danger ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: virginia, usa, michigan
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95%
 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: captivating, tense, serious, stylized, realistic
Plot: american civil war, soldier, military, family problems, siblings relations, family relations, parents and children, civil war
Time: 19th century
Place: virginia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
 6.6
 89
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: captivating, serious, bleak, realistic
Plot: american civil war, war, soldier, military, heroes, scout, chaplain, reverend, corporal punishment, military enlistment, army general, teenager ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 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, serious, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: american civil war, civil war, slavery, military, battle, soldier, war, historical character, heroic mission, state affairs, battle zone, civil rights ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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 5.7
 157
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: gloomy, realistic, bleak, serious, canadian science fiction
Plot: soldier, war, friendship, civil war, wartime life, nothing to lose, life is a bitch, chaos and mayhem, countryside, hapless soldier, military, chaos ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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: exciting, tense, realistic, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, military, daring rescue, heroic mission, war, heroes, battles, danger, german soldier, armored vehicle, wehrmacht, falling asleep ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, year 1944
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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: captivating, tense, exciting, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: racism, military life, danger, society, against the odds, battles, hopes, save the day, war, heroic mission, battle zone, military ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, year 1944
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 5.6
 539
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: emotional, sincere, serious, epic, realistic ...
Plot: american civil war, soldier, wilderness, genocide, state affairs, friends, wartime life, friendship, military, war, against humanity, cooking and food ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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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: tense, captivating, epic, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, military life, race against time, danger, d day, battles, friends, military, friendship, soldier, battle zone, chases and races ...
Time: 20th century, 40s
Place: germany, europe, normandy
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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, suspenseful, bleak, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: military, taliban, political unrest, military life, soldier, tough heroes, battles, woman in danger, danger, wartime life, deadly, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: afghanistan, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.8
 723
Hornets' Nest (1970)
Genre: Action, Drama, 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: serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic
Plot: soldier, kidnapping, military, against humanity, escapades, village life, gays and lesbians, war, confined, adventure, heroic mission, village ...
Time: year 1944
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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: tense, realistic, bleak, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: military, soldier, survival, against the odds, danger, hapless soldier, war, infantrymen, mission gone awry, escapades, german, world war one
Time: 20th century, 1910s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 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: realistic, captivating, touching, serious
Plot: submarine, american civil war, civil war, battles, war, failed attempt, confined, state affairs, weapon system, anti heroes, ocean or sea, military ...
Time: 19th century, year 1995, 1800s, 1860s
Place: south carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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, realistic, serious
Plot: american civil war, love and romance, supportive spouse, wartime life, romance, true love, battles, society, war, military, leadership, love affair ...
Time: 19th century
Place: south carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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: captivating, exciting, suspenseful, bleak, serious ...
Plot: battles, soldier, military, escapades, war, confined, heroes, danger, kidnapping, pursuit, machine gun, shooting ...
Time: 20th century
Place: germany, soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
When Trumpets Fade (1998)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In WWII Western Germany, Private David Manning reluctantly leaves behind a mortally wounded fellow soldier and searches for survivors from his platoon, only to learn from commanding officer Captain Pritchett that they have all been killed in action. ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: military life, military, survival, heroic mission, battles, battle zone, wartime life, siblings relations, danger, anti war, u.s. army, nazi germany ...
Time: year 1944
Place: europe, germany, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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, suspenseful, bleak, serious, rough ...
Plot: soldier, explosion, bridge, battles, war, survival, military, against the odds, anti war, danger, military life, heroes ...
Time: 20th century
Place: germany, europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
71: Into the Fire (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: South Korea
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A civil war broke out in the 1950s between North and South Korea which changed the country forever. 71: Into the Fire centers on the struggles of 71 student soldiers who fought through the Korean War. Using real people and events based on the ...
Style: captivating, stylized, serious, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: war, youth, student, fight to the death, battle zone, young heroes, loss of friend, siege, survival, danger, patriotism, demolished city ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1950s
Place: korea, north korea, asia, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 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: suspenseful, bleak, serious, exciting, realistic
Plot: convent, against the odds, heroes, political unrest, danger, military, soldier, battles, war, state affairs, adventure, escapades ...
Time: 60s
Place: asia, japan, the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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: realistic, rough, disturbing, gloomy, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: war, heroes, survival, siege, battles, danger, heroic mission, battle zone, escapades, leadership, military life, soldier ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.5
 730
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: gloomy, suspenseful, serious, emotional, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, daring rescue, battle zone, war, military, survival, heroes, military life, society, danger, battles, infantrymen ...
Time: 40s, 20th century
Place: europe, france, italy, usa, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.8
 121K
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, tense, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: war, soldier, pow, cia, deception, army, patriotism, military, gulf war, weapon of mass destruction, investigation, state affairs ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2003
Place: iraq, middle east, israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.4
 17K
Special Forces (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Afghanistan. War correspondent Elsa Casanova is taken hostage by the Taliban. Faced with her imminent execution, a Special Forces unit is dispatched to free her. In some of the world’s most breathtaking yet hostile landscapes, a relentless pursuit ...
Style: exciting, tense, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, journalist, taliban, soldier, danger, tough heroes, daring rescue, adventure, confined, heroic mission, military, survival ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: afghanistan, pakistan
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Back Door to Hell (1964)
Genre: War, Drama
Country: USA, Philippines
Duration: 75 min.
Story: During WWII, a three-man commando team places its trust in the hands of a band of Filipino resistors, as they try to knock out a Japenese communication center.
Style: suspenseful, serious, bleak, realistic, exciting
Plot: soldier, espionage, escapades, wartime life, adventure, battles, anti war, military life, heroes, danger, military, war ...
Time: 40s, 1940s
Place: japan, the philippines, asia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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: realistic, captivating, exciting, serious, atmospheric
Plot: american civil war, soldier, military life, heroes, buddies, destiny, on the road, military, rivalry, friends, wartime life, war ...
Time: 19th century
Place: texas, tennessee, usa, mississippi, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.9
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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: tense, realistic, exciting, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, military, one last job, behind enemy lines, bomber, mission, battles, airplane, war, engineer, u.s. air force, friendship ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, 1940s, year 1943
Place: europe, england, germany, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Human Shield (1991)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The Human Shield is a 1991 film directed by Ted Post. It stars Michael Dudikoff and Tommy Hinkley. It is about a former government agent who must save his diabetic brother from Iraqi abductors.
Style: realistic, exciting, suspenseful, serious, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rescue, danger, special agents, against the odds, battles, terrorism, rivalry, soldier, hostages, war, escapades, confined ...
Time: 90s, year 1985, year 1990
Place: iraq, iran, middle east, jordan
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.1
 2K
Fortress (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When the commander of the crew of a B-17 Flying Fortress bomber is killed in action in a raid over Sicily in 1943, his replacement, a young, naive pilot struggles to be accepted by the plane's already tight-knit Irish American crew.
Style: serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: airplane, soldier, bomber, battles, military, leadership, military life, heroes, aerial combats, war, heroic mission, danger ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, 1940s
Place: sicily, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.6
 376K
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, suspenseful, rough, exciting, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, war, military, nazi germany, heroism, battles, rivalry, battle zone, heroic mission, danger, against the odds, confined ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 40s, year 1945
Place: europe, germany, mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
J.S.A.: Joint Security Area (2000)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: South Korea
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In the DMZ separating North and South Korea, two North Korean soldiers have been killed, supposedly by one South Korean soldier. But the 11 bullets found in the bodies, together with the 5 remaining bullets in the assassin's magazine clip, ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, bleak, thought provoking ...
Plot: soldier, friendship, investigation, military, suicide, shooting, war, politics, sergeant, undercover, dishonesty, deadly ...
Time: 90s
Place: korea, north korea, south korea, asia, israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%