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Everyone Dies Alone (1976)
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Everyone Dies Alone (1976)
Original name: Jeder stirbt für sich allein
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Story: When they start losing family members and neighbors due to WWII and the Nazi government's policies, a quiet married couple becomes disillusioned and begins spreading leaflets against the government - a crime punishable by death.
Plot: world war two, gestapo, death, nazi, mother, nazi germany, ss, death sentence, fear, desperation, resistance, husband wife relationship, anti nazi, loss of son, death of son, killed in action, nazi soldier, postcard, dead soldier, death penalty
Time: 1940s, year 1940
Place: central europe

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out psychological, realistic, tense and disturbing films with plots about world war two, nazi, death, gestapo, nazi germany, holocaust and jewish mostly in Drama, War and History genres. Some movies like Everyone Dies Alone: Alone in Berlin (2016), The Day the Clown Cried (1972), Neger, Neger, Schornsteinfeger (2006), The Wizard of Loneliness (1988), The Future of Emily (1984). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Alone in Berlin (2016)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: UK, France, Germany
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Berlin in June of 1940. While Nazi propaganda celebrates the regime’s victory over France, a kitchen-cum-living room in Prenzlauer Berg is filled with grief. Anna and Otto Quangel’s son has been killed at the front. This working class couple had ...
Style: suspense, disturbing, factual, heartbreaking, realistic ...
Plot: nazi germany, gestapo, murder, mechanic, robbery, suicide, bereavement, violence, torture, death of son, world war two, war ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, year 1940, year 1943
Place: berlin germany, germany, central europe
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95%
The Day the Clown Cried (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A circus clown is imprisoned by the Nazis and goes with Jewish children to their deaths.
Plot: auschwitz, holocaust, political prisoner, gas chamber, gestapo, clown, nazi, circus, concentration camp, commander, world war two, death of child ...
Time: 1940s
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Neger, Neger, Schornsteinfeger (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 180 min.
Story: This drama is based on the childhood memories of Hans Jürgen Massaquoi, who was one of the few black native Germans in Nazi Germany. In 1935 at the age of nine, he lives with his German mother in a small flat in Hamburg's working class ...
Style: psychological, emotional, atmospheric, captivating
Plot: prosecution, xenophobia, gestapo, black boy, racism, world war two, boy, german, single mother, ethnic conflict, culture clash, violence ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s
Place: germany, hamburg germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
From the Clouds to the Resistance (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, West Germany, UK, France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: 'Dalla nube alla resistenza (From the Cloud to the Resistance ) (1978), based on two works by Cesare Pavese, falls into the category of History Lessons and Too Early, Too Late as well. It, too, has two parts—a twentieth-century text and a ...
Plot: post war, mythology, greek mythology, italian history, resistance, myth, class struggle, world war two, female director
Time: 1940s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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The Wizard of Loneliness (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A family drama.
Plot: world war two, aunt nephew relationship, secret, family relations, uncle, grandmother, coming of age, aunt, war veteran, family secret, teenager, loneliness ...
Time: 1940s
Place: vermont
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
The Future of Emily (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany, France
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Emily, a child, stays with her bourgeois grandparents during frequent periods when her mother makes films. Isabelle wraps a picture, flies to her childhood home to pick up Emily, and plans to leave for her place in France. Old wounds between ...
Plot: marital argument, surfing, flying, dancing, husband wife relationship, restaurant, anger, world war two, airplane, mother daughter relationship, police, resentment ...
Place: germany, normandy, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
The Sea and Poison (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Downed American fliers in WW II are vivisected by Japanese surgeons in medical experiments.
Plot: air force, torture, bomber, vivisection, world war two
Time: year 1945, 1940s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Hospital of the Transfiguration (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The film is set in 1943 in a mental asylum in the country. But this is an unusual hospital: there are several incurable schizophrenic cases, staff is bit strange and a writer has voluntarily entered the clinic because he is "peculiar" and ...
Plot: mental institution, doctor, world war two, nazi occupation, memory loss, suicide, experiment, suicide by poison, hospital, grave, psychiatrist, death ...
Time: year 1939, 1930s
Place: poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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American Traitor: The Trial of Axis Sally (2021)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: The life of American woman Mildred Gillars and her lawyer, who struggles to redeem her reputation. Dubbed “Axis Sally” for broadcasting Nazi propaganda to American troops during World War II, Mildred’s story exposes the dark underbelly of the ...
Style: disturbing, captivating, tense
Plot: world war two, collaborator, nazi propaganda, propaganda, political propaganda, military dictatorship, nazi, female protagonist, national socialism, wartime, nazi germany, recording studio ...
Time: 1940s
Place: berlin germany, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Miriam (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Heart-wrenching story of a woman who takes another's identity to survive the most horrible time of the 20th Century. Miriam is the triumphant story of one woman's survival and success, which takes place in Lithuania over a period of forty ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, disturbing, captivating
Plot: world war two, survival, holocaust, survivor, struggle for survival, female protagonist, new identity, life is a bitch, fight, soldier, captivity, prison ...
Time: 1940s
Place: lithuania
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
The Long Island Four (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Based on the true story of four Nazi saboteurs who infiltrated the US in 1942 and were quickly caught and executed, this 80-minute ode to America's irresistibly corruptive allure was the only underground feature by writer-director Anders ...
Style: avant garde
Plot: death, world war two, radio, raft, saboteur, decadence, cult, capture, underground, mission, nazi, nightlife ...
Time: 1940s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
After Midnight (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The Political drama shows the denunciation and persecution of the 19-year-old Sanne in the Nazi state. After she falls in love with her cousin, Sanne is betrayed by her jealous aunt to the Gestapo.
Style: political
Plot: politics, love, cousin, gestapo, jealousy, aunt, mother, accusation, betrayal, female nudity, chase, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
The Law and the Fist (1964)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 90 min.
Story: At the end of World War Two, Polish people move to the western lands vacated by Germans. But some ruthless profiteers pose as government representatives and intend to make off with loot from a deserted town they took over. One honest man stands up ...
Plot: death, ghost town, train, violence, post war, murder, world war two, drinking alcohol, gun, death by gunshot, shooting
Time: 1940s, year 1945
Place: poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Georg Elser – Einer aus Deutschland (1989)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Country: West Germany, Austria
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A true story about Johann Georg Elser, a quiet carpenter who tried to assassinate Hitler with an explosive device in 1939.
Plot: waitress, assassin, gestapo, human, anti nazi, bomb, world war two, nazi germany, timebomb
Time: 20th century
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
'38 - Vienna Before the Fall (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: Austria, West Germany
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The film presents the political events surrounding the Anschluss in March of 1938 through the lives of Carola Hell, a popular young actress at the prestigious Theater in der Josefstadt, and Martin Hofmann, the Jewish journalist she plans to marry. ...
Plot: nazism, nazi, actress, journalist, world war two, jewish
Time: year 1938, 1930s
Place: vienna
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Signs of Life (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 91 min.
Story: During World War II, three German soldiers are withdrawn from combat when one of them, Stroszek, is wounded. They are assigned to a small coastal community on the Greek island of Kos while Stroszek recuperates. The men become increasingly stir crazy ...
Style: psychological, atmospheric, realistic, serious, tense
Plot: world war two, soldier, island, german soldier, military, unfulfillment, confined, losing-it hero, greek, dull life, isolation, village ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: greece, italy, mediterranean sea, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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 38
Hideouts (1986)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Austria, West Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In this well-photographed and sometimes confusing wartime drama, an Austrian village experiences the tragedy of war on several different levels. Within one family, the younger son is jealous of the praise his father gives to a Polish POW who is ...
Plot: countryside, informant, australian, typhus, russian, brother brother relationship, husband wife relationship, world war two, father son relationship, death, death of brother, deserter ...
Time: 1940s
Place: austria, alps
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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 841
Mum's List (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A dying mother's life lessons to the husband and sons she left behind. Based on the best-selling novel by St John (Singe) Greene, the film is the story of Singe and Kate, a couple from North Somerset, whose lives were turned upside down when ...
Style: touching, psychological, sincere, sentimental, thought provoking ...
Plot: death of wife, last wish, mother, cancer, family, death, family relations, husband wife relationship, woman, dying woman, parents and children, children ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Do Not Mention the Cause of Death (1968)
Genre: War, Drama
Country: Yugoslavia, West Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In an atmosphere of WWII, a village dyer wants to help his folks in their sorrow and distress by supplying them with the black paint, but there is not enough black paint for all of them, because death works faster than the dyer. His wife was raped, ...
Style: epic
Plot: mountain, murder, fire, village, sniper, massacre, tragic event, german, death of son, church, nazi, mass murder ...
Time: year 1941
Place: serbia
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Welcome in Vienna (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: Austria, West Germany, Switzerland
Duration: 127 min.
Story: In the conclusion of Axel Corti's trilogy (following God Does Not Believe In Us Anymore and Santa Fe) Freddy, a Viennese Jew who emigrated to New York after Hitler's invasion, and Adler, a left-wing intellectual originally from Berlin, ...
Style: bilingual
Plot: world war two, jewish life, treason, jewish, defector, trafficking, frontline, red army, american soldier, cemetery, christmas eve, survival ...
Time: post world war two, 1940s, year 1945, year 1944
Place: vienna
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Red Dirt Rising (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Based on a true story, this film shares with us a decade in the lives of Jimmie Lewallen and his wife Carrie as they experience the joys of love and marriage alongside the tragedies of war and poverty (1939-1949).
Plot: world war two, race, nascar, automobile racing, car race, race car
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.5
 127
Cefalonia (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 210 min.
Story: Cefalonia tells the real story about what happened in September 1943 on the Greek island of Kefalonia (Cefalonia in Italian), when the 12,000 men in the Italian 33rd Acqui Infantry Division, following Italy's surrender to the Allied, refused to ...
Plot: world war two, german occupation, surrender, bravery, italian history, island, mass murder, italian army, nazi, soldier, truce
Place: greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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 1K
Breakthrough (1979)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: West Germany
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Starting in late May 1944, during the German retreat on the Eastern Front, Captain Stransky (Helmut Griem) orders Sergeant Steiner (Richard Burton) to blow up a railway tunnel to prevent Russian forces from using it. Steiner's platoon fails in ...
Plot: eastern front, world war two, assassination, troops, general, american soldier, surrender, occupied france, battles, weapons, human, hitler ...
Time: year 1944, 1940s, 20th century
Place: normandy, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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 152
The Execution (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The members of a San Diego Wednesday night womens' mah jongg club are five survivors of a Nazi concentration camp. They recognize the owner of a local restaurant, Walter Grossman, as a doctor from the camp who performed experiments on them as ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: secret, lawyer, doctor, world war two, revenge, war criminal, rape, war crime, nazi, murder, execution, holocaust ...
Time: post world war two, 1940s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Plouffe Family (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 227 min.
Story: The lives of the average Quebecois Plouffe family during the final years of the depression and through World War II.
Plot: family relations, world war two, great depression, conscription, catholic, religion, canadian, french canadian
Place: quebec, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Hidden in Silence (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Poland 1939, shortly before invasion of the German troops. To save their belongings from the Nazis, the Jewish family Diamant transfers them to their 17-year-old catholic maid Fusia. In return Fusia provides them with food until the ghetto is ...
Plot: jewish, sister, job, silence, teenager, world war two, food, hiding, ghetto, secret, nurse, rat ...
Time: 1940s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
God Does Not Believe in Us Anymore (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: Austria, Switzerland, West Germany
Duration: 109 min.
Story: After his father is murdered by the Nazis in 1938, a young Viennese Jew named Ferry Tobler flees to Prague, where he joins forces with another expatriate and a sympathetic Czech relief worker. Together with other Jewish refugees, the three make ...
Style: pre war
Plot: rabbi, jewish life, national socialism, torah, death of father, world war two, police, visa, nazi occupation, exile, refugee, border crossing ...
Time: year 1938, year 1940
Place: paris france, marseille, prague
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.0
 3K
Plenty (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: David Hare's account of a one-time French freedom fighter who gradually realizes that her post-war life is not meeting her expectations.
Style: thought provoking, clever, gloomy, psychological, tense ...
Plot: french resistance, world war two, family problems, society, life is a bitch, love and romance, crumbling marriage, hopes, soldier, introspection, wartime life, innocence lost ...
Time: 1940s, 50s, 20th century, 60s, post world war two
Place: england, europe, london, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 7.7
 10K
Mephisto (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany, Hungary, Austria
Duration: 144 min.
Story: A German stage actor finds unexpected success and mixed blessings in the popularity of his performance in a Faustian play as the Nazis take power in pre-WWII Germany. As his associates and friends flee or are ground under by the Nazi terror, the ...
Style: disturbing, suspense, realistic, serious, tense ...
Plot: nazi germany, pact with the devil, treason, ambition, actor's life, career, german, politics, human nature, showbiz, infidelity, political unrest ...
Time: 1930s, 1920s
Place: germany, europe, berlin germany, hamburg germany, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 7.8
 449
Cold Days (1966)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Andras Kovacs' film, considered one of the most important Hungarian films of the 1960's, centers around four men who await trial for their involvement in the massacre of several thousand Jewish and Serbian people of Novi Sad in 1942. Each ...
Style: epic, cult movie cast, cult film
Plot: flashback, world war two, robbery, bloodbath, jealous woman, raped woman, anti semitism, winter, murder of family, prison, train, river ...
Time: year 1942, 1940s
Place: central europe, former yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%