Movies like Question 7

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Question 7
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA, West Germany
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Suspenseful story of a boy and his father, each forced to decide his future on his willingness to stand up for what he believes.
Plot: religious persecution, socialism, conscience, anti communist, communism, pastor, crisis of conscience, christianity, propaganda
Place: east berlin east germany, east germany
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The Lives of Others
Drama, Thriller
Germany
137 min.
 8.4
Romero
Biography, Crime, Drama, History, Thriller, War
USA
102 min.
 7.2
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, dramatic and bleak films with plots about communism, society, politics, state affairs, propaganda, fighting the system and rebellion mostly in Drama, History and Biography genres. Some movies like Question 7: Che: Part Two (2008), Romero (1989), God's Not Dead (2014), China Cry: A True Story (1990), The Printing (1990). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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If Footmen Tire You, What Will Horses Do?
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 52 min.
Story: Based on the preachings of Reverend Estus W. Pirkle, this film warns what will happen to America if the citizens do not give up their depraved ways and turn to God and Jesus for salvation. Communist infiltrators, the "footmen", will pave ...
Style: propaganda film
Plot: indoctrination, bloody body of a child, child execution, religious persecution, totalitarianism, martyr, anti communist, candy, dead children, communism, religious conversion, sermon ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   95%
    User:   83%
 
 6.9
 30K
Che: Part Two
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Spain, France, USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: After the Cuban Revolution, Che is at the height of his fame and power. Then he disappears, re-emerging incognito in Bolivia, where he organizes a small group of Cuban comrades and Bolivian recruits to start the great Latin American Revolution. ...
Style: epic, stylized, atmospheric, serious, gloomy ...
Plot: revolution, idealism, rebellion, sacrifice, folk hero, downfall, jungle, heroes, storytelling, betrayal, death, greed ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1967, year 1966, 1960s
Place: latin america, cuba, bolivia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   55%
 
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 7.2
 2K
Romero
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, History, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Romero is a compelling and deeply moving look at the life of Archbishop Oscar Romero of El Salvador, who made the ultimate sacrifice in a passionate stand against social injustice and oppression in his county. This fil chronicles the transformation ...
Style: realistic, tense, serious, dramatic, earnest ...
Plot: politics, murder, church, propaganda, assassination, corruption, poverty, death, revolution, political, world politics, clergy ...
Time: 80s
Place: latin america, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   41%
 
 4.8
 37K
God's Not Dead
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: After he refuses to disavow his faith, a devout Christian student (Shane Harper) must prove the existence of God or else his college philosophy professor (Kevin Sorbo) will fail him.
Style: talky, serious, biblical, thought provoking, realistic ...
Plot: christian, religion, christianity, atheism, god, cancer, teachers and students, jesus, islam, college life, death, propaganda ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, campus, egypt, israel, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   54%
 
China Cry: A True Story
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Drama set in the 1950s, based on a true story, about a young girl, Sung Neng Yee, who is brought as part of a wealthy Chinese family. She is eager to become part of Mao Tze Tung's "new society", but soon becomes disenchanted by the ...
Style: emotional, serious, rough, realistic, psychological ...
Plot: down on your luck, revolution, concentration camp, society, life is a bitch, survival, pregnancy, rich and poor, captivity, family life, against humanity, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s
Place: asia, china, shanghai china, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   42%
 
 6.8
 37
The Printing
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: The Printing is a family film produced by Unusual Films that tells the story of faithful Christians that continue printing and smuggling Bibles even when they know they are being hunted down by the Soviet Russian government.
Style: serious, sincere, realistic, exciting, uplifting ...
Plot: against the rules, religions or cults, rebellion, society, fighting the system, christian, injustice, against humanity, danger, life is a bitch, peaceful mission, religious persecution ...
Time: 20th century
Place: russia, soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   41%
 
God's Not Dead 2
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: When a high school teacher is asked a question in class about Jesus, her reasoned response lands her in deep trouble and could expel God from the public square once and for all.
Style: christian film
Plot: christian, manipulation, alternate universe, religious fanatic, christianity, overalls, religion, juror, atheist, bible quote, pastor, lawsuit ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   36%
 
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 7.3
 12K
Amen.
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, War
Country: France, Germany, Romania
Duration: 132 min.
Story: The film "Amen." examines the links between the Vatican and Nazi Germany. The central character is Kurt Gerstein, a member of the Institute for Hygiene of the Waffen-SS who is horrified by what he sees in the death camps. Moreover, he is ...
Style: realistic, bleak, serious, dramatic, suspenseful ...
Plot: holocaust, genocide, idealism, war, politics, catholicism, concentration camp, nazi, jewish, propaganda, sacrifice, christian ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 40s, 1940s, 1930s
Place: germany, poland, israel, argentina, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   40%
 
Smuggler's Ransom
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 46 min.
Story: It is 1985 and a Cold War is raging between East and West. A young woman named Carmen, while attempting to smuggle Bibles into Romania, is captured by communist forces. Unfortunately, Carmen’s father was a Soviet Nuclear Physicist who became ...
Style: christian film
Plot: smuggler, religious persecution, communism, religious conversion, bible quote, bible, secret agent, christianity, christian, rescue, gun, prisoner ...
Place: romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   46%
 
Diary for My Loves
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 141 min.
Story: A continuation of "Diary for My Children," the film picks up in 1950, when Juli, the diarist, is 18 and determined to become a movie director.
Plot: socialism, communist, anti communist, communism, diary, revolution, controversy, politics, prison, deportation
Time: 1950s
Place: budapest, moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   40%
 
Diary for My Father and My Mother
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Directed by Márta Mészáros.
Plot: josef stalin, socialism, hungarian, communist, statue, anti communist, communism, reenactment, demonstration, traitor, diary, tank ...
Time: 1950s
Place: budapest hungary, hungary, soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   41%
 
 6.7
 170
God's Outlaw
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A dramatized biography of William Tyndale, the 16th Century reformer determined to translate the Bible into English, which illegal act set him at odds with the Catholic Church, Sir Thomas More and King Henry VIII.
Style: bleak, serious, sincere, realistic, thought provoking
Plot: anti heroes, church, against the rules, religions or cults, society, clergy, obsessive quest, on the run, dishonesty, life is a bitch, rebellion, state affairs ...
Time: 16th century
Place: germany, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   39%
 
Judgement in Berlin
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: American judge in Germany must decide if the hijacking of an East German plane into West Berlin was justified.
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: fighting the system, politics, airplane, dedicated lawyer, fugitives, hostages, one man army, idealism, legal action, save the day, hijacking, terrorism ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, germany, east berlin east germany, east germany, west berlin west germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   30%
 
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 7.8
 11K
The Devils
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A dramatised historical account of the rise and fall of Urbain Grandier, a 17th-century Roman Catholic priest accused of witchcraft following alleged demonic possessions of sexually repressed nuns.
Style: sexual, disturbing, atmospheric, psychological, serious ...
Plot: surrealism, convent, devil, brutality, religion, clergy, nun, hysteria, male nudity, insanity, pornography, catholicism ...
Time: 17th century, middle ages, 18th century
Place: france, england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   43%
 
Flame in the Wind
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Set in the splendor and terror of the Spanish Inquisition, Flame in the Wind tells the story of Carlos, an earnest young nobleman who is faced with a choice: the church system offers safety, protection, and respectability; the Scriptures offer ...
Style: christian film
Plot: spanish inquisition, burned at the stake, religious persecution, accusation, inquisition, martyr, theology, bible, monastery, catholic church, religion, christianity ...
Time: 16th century
Place: dungeon, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   33%
 
Karol: A Man Who Became Pope
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Poland, Italy
Duration: 155 min.
Story: The life of the pope John-Paul II, from his youth as a writer, actor, and athlete in war-torn occupied Poland to his election as Pope at the age of 58.
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: clergy, church, against the rules, follow your dream, leadership, human spirit, anti semitism, rebelliousness, holocaust, bishop, wartime life, religions or cults ...
Place: europe, poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   34%
 
 7.5
 3K
Man of Iron
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Poland
Duration: 156 min.
Story: In Warsaw in 1980, the Communist Party sends Winkel, a weak, alcoholic TV hack, to Gdansk to dig up dirt on the shipyard strikers, particularly on Maciek Tomczyk, an articulate worker whose father was killed in the December 1970 protests. Posing as ...
Style: serious, thought provoking, realistic
Plot: political corruption, political unrest, working class, fighting the system, rebellion, society, strike, state affairs, life is a bitch, journalism, idealism, rebelliousness ...
Time: 80s, 1960s
Place: europe, poland, seaport
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   35%
 
 6.6
 14K
Luther
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: During the early 16th Century idealistic German monk Martin Luther, disgusted by the materialism in the church, begins the dialogue that will lead to the Protestant Reformation.
Style: emotional, serious, factual, uplifting, realistic ...
Plot: catholicism, idealism, politics, christian, christianity, religion, rebellion, mentor, german, revolution, clergy, god ...
Time: 16th century, 1930s, renaissance, 1500s
Place: germany, europe, england, egypt, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   29%
 
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Apostle Peter and the Last Supper
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The film portrays Saint Peter reflecting on his time with Jesus and his fellow Apostles during his final imprisonment in Rome. In particular, Peter attempts to convert one of his jailers, Martinian, by relating the life, teachings, and sacrifice of ...
Style: captivating, serious, epic, uplifting, realistic
Plot: religions or cults, hopes, society, clergy, redemption, miraculous event, last supper, apostle, prison, heroes, jesus christ, rise to the top ...
Time: ancient history, 1st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   34%
    User:   35%
 
Portrait of the Fighter as a Young Man
Genre: Action, Drama, History
Country: Romania
Duration: 163 min.
Story: When the Soviet Army marched into Romania in 1944, a part of the Romanian population went “into the mountains” – a diverse assortment of nationalists and fascists, liberals, apolitical farmers and members of the middle-class, who were affected ...
Plot: anti communist, glory, red army, fascism, communism, resistance, arrest, suicide, torture, propaganda, world war two
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   34%
    User:   32%
 
 6.7
 314
Westler
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Felix from West-Berlin falls in love with Thomas in East-Berlin. At first they keep their relationship going by regular visits from Felix, but the curfew forces him to return every evening. When the East-German authorities become suspicious, Thomas ...
Plot: berlin wall, lgbt, curfew, cold war, communism, gay bar, homosexual, escape, love
Place: east germany, west germany, east berlin east germany, west berlin west germany, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   33%
    User:   31%
 
 6.6
 75
The Radicals
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The story of the Anabaptist movement and two of its first leaders, Michael and Margaretha Sattler.
Style: bleak, serious, realistic, emotional, captivating
Plot: clergy, church, religions or cults, society, ambition, romance, heroes, hopes, christianity, life is a bitch, state affairs, woman ...
Time: 16th century
Place: europe, zurich switzerland, switzerland
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   33%
    User:   27%
 
 7.0
 950
Rosa Luxemburg
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, History, Thriller, War
Country: Czechoslovakia, West Germany
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Wronke Prison, 1916. Social democrat Rosa Luxemburg faces a mock execution. Twenty years earlier, Rosa's political gifts are acknowledged by everyone, as she struggles for democratic government in Germany and revolution in Poland. There she ...
Style: suspense
Plot: feminism, marxism, communism, woman, proletarian, fighting the system, political intrigue, suppression, spit, political oppression, political persecution, socialism ...
Time: year 1916
Place: berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   32%
    User:   30%
 
 7.4
 18K
Reds
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 195 min.
Story: A radical American journalist becomes involved with the Communist revolution in Russia and hopes to bring its spirit and idealism to the United States.
Style: epic, captivating, serious, realistic, atmospheric ...
Plot: politics, revolution, romance, journalism, communism, cold war, political, idealism, love, genocide, writer's life, love story ...
Time: 1910s, 1920s, 20s, 20th century, year 1917
Place: russia, new york, usa, california, portland oregon ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   32%
    User:   30%
 
The Lives of Others
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 137 min.
Story: A tragic love story set in East Berlin with the backdrop of an undercover Stasi controlled culture. Stasi captain Wieler is ordered to follow author Dreyman and plunges deeper and deeper into his life until he reaches the threshold of doubting the ...
Style: tense, bleak, realistic, gloomy, serious ...
Plot: voyeurism, surveillance, communism, cold war, corruption, german, politics, paranoia, morality, redemption, suicide, blackmail ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s, year 1984, 1990s
Place: germany, east germany, europe, german democratic republic, soviet union ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   32%
    User:   33%
 
 6.9
 1K
Eleni
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Nick is a writer in New York when he gets posted to a bureau in Greece. He has waited 30 years for this. He wants to know why his mother was killed in the civil war years earlier. In a parallel plot line we see Nick as a young boy and his family as ...
Style: serious, bleak, realistic, emotional, suspenseful ...
Plot: war, journalism, uncover truth, village, self discovery, haunted by the past, revolution, political unrest, civil war, fighting the system, against humanity, media ...
Place: greece, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   32%
    User:   31%
 
 7.8
 10K
Machuca
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Chile, Spain, UK, France
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Santiago, capital of Chile during the Marxist government of elected, highly controversial president Salvador Allende. Father McEnroe supports his leftist views by introducing a program at the prestigious "collegio" (Catholic prep school) ...
Style: realistic, emotional, touching, serious, dramatic ...
Plot: friendship, school, coming of age, politics, childhood, poverty, communism, civil war, military, male nudity, political, capitalism ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1973
Place: latin america, chile, south america, argentina, spain ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   31%
    User:   26%
 
The Man with the Carnation
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Greece
Duration: 125 min.
Story: The story of Nikos Belogiannis member of the communist party and officer of Ellas that has come back to Greece only to get arrested, tried for espionage on behalf of Russia and executed.
Plot: political intrigue, political oppression, political persecution, political activism, post civil war, political prisoner, communist party, anti communist, communism, military officer, politics, prime minister
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   30%
    User:   26%
 

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 7.8
 6K
The Tunnel
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Inspired by true events, Olympic swimmer Harry Melchior defects from East Germany in the 1960s and hatches a daring plot to help his sister and others flee East Berlin through a 145-yard underground tunnel.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, tense, serious, dramatic ...
Plot: politics, betrayal, communism, freedom, surveillance, tunnel, parents and children, german, prison escape, political unrest, tragedy, idealism ...
Time: 1960s
Place: germany, east germany, europe, east berlin, german democratic republic ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   30%
    User:   28%
 
Bankett für Achilles
Genre: Drama
Country: East Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: For thirty years, Karl Achilles has been working at the chemical collective in Bitterfeld. But now his last day as a master at the plant has come. He is about to retire; even if Karl, who finds ending his working life difficult, wanted to stay on, ...
Plot: working conditions, farewell, self fulfillment, generation gap, chemical, socialism, aging, eulogy, communism, working class, one day, retirement ...
Place: gdr, east germany, german democratic republic
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   30%
    User:   34%
 
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