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Backstairs at the White House (1979)
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Backstairs at the White House
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 540 min.
Style: emotional, serious, captivating, realistic, uplifting, touching
Plot: white house, head of state, master and servant, politics, society, state affairs, power relations, human spirit, interracial relations, workplace situations, campaign, hopes, housekeeper, maid, u.s. president, mother daughter relationship, husband wife relationship
Time: 1910s, 20s, 30s, 40s, 50s, 20th century
Place: usa
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Eleanor, First Lady of the World
Biography, Drama, History
USA
120 min.
 8.4
Roots
Biography, Drama, History, War
USA
588 min.
 8.4
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, captivating and emotional films and TV series with plots including society, politics, human spirit, state affairs, hopes, idealism and life is a bitch themes mostly in Drama, History and Biography genres. Some movies like Backstairs at the White House: A Woman Called Golda (1982), Lee Daniels' The Butler (2013), Warm Springs (2005), Lincoln (1988), The Long Walk Home (1990). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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A Woman Called Golda
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 191 min.
Style: serious, sincere, realistic, captivating, emotional, thought provoking, uplifting
Plot: head of state, leadership, rise to the top, politics, ambition, hopes, state affairs, human spirit, introspection, terminal illness, society, historical figure, jewish, marriage
Time: 20th century, 30s, 60s, 70s, 1930s, 1960s
Place: israel, middle east, usa, wisconsin, milwaukee wisconsin
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System:   95%
    User:   80%
 
Lee Daniels' The Butler
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Style: touching, emotional, serious, dramatic, realistic, epic, factual, disturbing, gloomy, captivating, thought provoking, sentimental, uplifting, intense, inspirational, entertaining, earnest, melancholic, bad ending, talky, reflective, interesting, propaganda film
Plot: president, slavery, white house, racism, prejudice, segregation, freedom, butler, civil rights, americana, politics, political, father son relationship, master and servant, mentor, interracial relations, race issues, revolution, courage, discrimination, culture clash, corruption, justice, propaganda, idealism, family, destiny, greed, workplace, survival, family bonds, sacrifice, catastrophe, society, betrayal, redemption, power relations, storytelling, injustice, family drama, life & death, honest, family life, assassination, world politics, parents and children, brutality, secret service, workplace situations, happy ending
Time: 20th century, 50s, 60s, 70s, 80s, year 1961, year 2008, year 1957, 1960s, 1950s
Place: usa, south africa, cuba, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   91%
    User:   90%
 
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Eleanor, First Lady of the World
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Style: captivating, serious, uplifting, realistic
Plot: human spirit, idealism, politics, state affairs, folk hero, head of state, dealing with death, couple relations, heroic mission, hopes, society, couples, first lady, u.s. president, widow
Time: 20th century, 30s, 40s, 50s, 1940s, 1950s
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   90%
    User:   100%
 
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Warm Springs
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Style: emotional, serious, uplifting, realistic, sentimental, sincere, touching
Plot: tragic hero, rise and fall, rise to the top, human spirit, introspection, politics, ambition, disability, fighting the system, paralysis, hopes, head of state, rebellion, society, state affairs, life is a bitch, rehabilitation, couple relations, miraculous event, unfulfillment, unsuccessful, cure, spa, paraplegic, polio, debate, public service, physical therapy, oval office, newspaper man, pity, mail, checkers, rise to power, legs, overprotective mother, democrat, knitting, martini, trust fund, cigarette holder, cripple, ultimatum, falling down, christmas carol, white house, first lady, president, leg brace, telegram
Time: 20s, 30s, 20th century, 1920s, 1930s, 1940s
Place: georgia, usa, new york state, florida, washington d.c.
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System:   87%
    User:   93%
 
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Lincoln
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 188 min.
Style: talky, clever, serious, emotional, realistic, captivating
Plot: head of state, american civil war, leadership, idealism, society, assassination, state affairs, politics, rise to the top, human spirit, couple relations, ambition, hopes, usa president, american history, couples, republican, white house, u.s. civil war, seamstress, price of fame, beard, president, craziness, tyrant, old friend, epic battle, death of son, espionage, brass knuckles, war criminal, assassin, slavery, civil war, u.s. president, battlefield, hotel, corruption, african american, politician, love, marriage, father son relationship
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   76%
    User:   90%
 
The Private Files of J. Edgar Hoover
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Style: serious, disturbing, thought provoking, realistic, captivating
Plot: government agency, head of state, ambition, dishonesty, law enforcement, society, state affairs, gangsters, gays and lesbians, social decay, politics, crimes, president, megalomaniac, kennedy family, wiretap, oval office, shooting range, office romance, tear gas, new job, kennedy assassination, white house, senator, loss of brother, bird cage, haircut, bachelor, heart attack, gun in mouth, fbi, racial slur, hijacking, historical event, tape recorder, blackmail, u.s. president, arrest, jail, suicide, mob hit, reporter, funeral, gay slur, murder, lawyer, airplane, bar, restaurant, mother son relationship
Time: 20s, 30s, 40s, 50s, 60s, 20th century, 1920s, 1930s, 1960s, 1940s, 1950s
Place: usa, california, chicago illinois, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   75%
    User:   73%
 
The Long Walk Home
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Style: touching, realistic, sincere, serious, dramatic, uplifting, thought provoking, talky, earnest, reflective, compassionate, inspirational, sentimental, harsh
Plot: friendship, racism, segregation, human spirit, small town, bus, race issues, disability, women, prejudice, hopes, mentor, interracial romance, stereotypes, civil war, sacrifice, corruption, catastrophe, life philosophy, society, idealism, redemption, teacher, culture clash, couples, fascism, honest, brutality, power relations, greed, family, life is a bitch, race, friends, runaway, period piece, secrets, master and servant, unlikely friendships, nudity (full frontal - brief), couple relations, drinking, injustice, school, destiny, childhood, politics, courage, betrayal, morality
Time: 20th century, 1950s, 50s, year 1955
Place: alabama, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   74%
    User:   66%
 
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Roots: The Next Generations
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 840 min.
Style: thought provoking, serious, epic, realistic, sentimental, emotional, captivating, uplifting, touching, family saga
Plot: interracial relations, american civil war, discrimination, racism, war, injustice, righting the wronged, americana, hopes, society, life is a bitch, culture clash, political unrest, idealism, innocence lost, rebelliousness, social differences, family life, misfit, state affairs, family relations, generation, genealogy, generation gap, racial discrimination, struggle, interracial couple, racial tension, journey, parenthood, racial prejudice, white male black female relationship, class differences, ancestor, world war one, slavery, prejudice, reconstruction, civil war, whip, african american, compassion, world war two, college
Time: 19th century, 20th century, 1910s, 1880s, 1960s
Place: africa, usa, tennessee, alabama
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   71%
    User:   80%
 
The Last Emperor
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, Italy, China, France, USA
Duration: 163 min.
Style: epic, emotional, atmospheric, serious, reflective, dramatic, breathtaking, stylized, realistic, melancholic, compassionate, captivating, factual, scenic, harsh, cerebral, colourful, talky
Plot: childhood, idealism, revolution, prison, emperor, communism, arranged marriage, head of state, suicide attempt, leadership, destiny, storytelling, mentor, teacher, drugs/alcohol, culture clash, loneliness, royal court, rise and fall, redemption, life, tragedy, human spirit, rags to riches, beautiful scenery, gunfight, political, existentialism, royal family, philosophy, life philosophy, catastrophe, political unrest, art, sacrifice, end of the world, life & death, betrayal, friendship, transformation, lone hero, censorship, greed, runaway, freedom, japanese occupation, opium, decadence, drug addiction, buddhism
Time: 1910s, 20s, 30s, 40s, 50s, 60s, 1920s, 1930s, 1940s, 1950s, 20th century, 1900s, 1960s
Place: china, japan, asia, beijing china
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   63%
    User:   52%
 
Birdman of Alcatraz
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 147 min.
Style: atmospheric, serious, captivating, realistic, dramatic, uplifting, harsh, interesting, bleak, reflective, talky, disturbing, sentimental, sincere, factual, touching, melancholic, inspirational
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Time: 1910s, 20s, 30s, 40s, 50s, 20th century, 1920s, 1950s
Place: usa, kansas
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System:   62%
    User:   58%
 
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Gandhi
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Duration: 191 min.
Style: epic, serious, sincere, dramatic, realistic, factual, earnest, captivating, compassionate, breathtaking, interesting, reflective, emotional, uplifting
Plot: idealism, politics, freedom, assassination, lawyer, british, violence, protest, muslim, ethnic conflict, leadership, indians, colonialism, political, mentor, human spirit, storytelling, courage, sacrifice, philosophy, native americans, prejudice, beautiful scenery, humanity, redemption, racism, destiny, segregation, price of justice, independence, hindu, greed, civil war, political unrest, childhood, honest, culture clash, life, corruption, violent, justice, jesus, runaway, revolution, life philosophy, british empire, injustice, fighting the system, arrest, deadly
Time: 1910s, 20s, 20th century, 30s, 40s, 19th century, 1890s, 1920s, 1930s, 1940s
Place: india, england, south africa, asia, new delhi, africa, europe, pakistan, bombay india
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Invictus
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Sport
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Duration: 134 min.
Style: touching, emotional, serious, captivating, realistic, dramatic, inspirational, uplifting, intense, sincere, factual, interesting, melancholic, clever, earnest, suspense, entertaining
Plot: president, racism, idealism, prejudice, underdog, head of state, politics, world politics, mentor, segregation, leadership, political, corruption, human spirit, genocide, courage, rugby, destiny, runaway, redemption, alone in the world, hopes, race issues, transformation, rags to riches, society, storytelling, catastrophe, race, conspiracy, apartheid, stadium, poverty, celebration, football, state affairs, justice, sacrifice, secret service, prison, greed, contests and competitions, interracial relations, dialogue, chase, period piece, sport team, culture clash, unlikely friendships, adaptation
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Roots
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Style: epic, realistic, emotional, touching, captivating, serious, sincere, intense, interesting, dramatic, factual, reflective, bleak, brutal, heartbreaking, talky, thought provoking, suspense, earnest, sad, uplifting, family saga
Plot: slavery, racism, civil war, american civil war, freedom, culture clash, human spirit, tragedy, childhood, redemption, race issues, segregation, mentor, brutality, runaway, destiny, social differences, honest, storytelling, family, adaptation, survival, sacrifice, vengeance, women, genocide, catastrophe, secrets, courage, stereotypes, unlikely friendships, injustice, transformation, prejudice, nudity (full frontal - brief), race, justice, sexualized violence, friendship, police investigation, chase, hopes, family history, society, escape attempt, life is a bitch, master and servant, interracial relations, discrimination, americana
Time: 18th century, 19th century, 1820s, 1860s
Place: usa, africa, england, tennessee
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   59%
    User:   67%
 
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Style: epic, emotional, serious, sincere, realistic, touching, captivating, thought provoking, uplifting
Plot: racism, human spirit, idealism, discrimination, redemption, slavery, social differences, injustice, hopes, society, life is a bitch, journalism, righting the wronged, plantation, politics, americana, media, state affairs, social worker, lifestyle, deep south, social injustice, civil rights, water fountain, racist, black american, elderly, journalist, african american, interview, flashback, reminiscence, survivor, shot in the leg, cajun, cross cultural relations, birthday cake, birthday, shot in the chest, airport, compassion
Time: 19th century, 60s, 20th century, 1860s, 1960s
Place: louisiana, usa, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   52%
 
Something the Lord Made
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Style: emotional, serious, dramatic, sincere, realistic, compassionate, touching, uplifting, sentimental, inspirational, suspense, interesting, talky, factual, cerebral, intense, earnest, heartbreaking, tense, avant garde
Plot: racism, prejudice, mentor, hospital, interracial relations, segregation, surgery, doctors, sacrifice, courage, laboratory, university, ambition, corruption, workplace, survival, hopes, catastrophe, destiny, transformation, justice, nudity (full frontal - brief), solitude, society, life philosophy, friendship, power relations, immortality, culture clash, race, underdog, creativity, runaway, honest, idealism, internet, race issues, unlikely friendships, beautiful scenery, human spirit, childhood, literature, doctors and patients, chase, science, first contact, misfit, storytelling, mad scientist, politics
Time: 20th century, 1930s, 30s, 40s, 1960s, 1940s, 1950s
Place: baltimore, maryland, usa, south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   57%
    User:   65%
 
 7.9
 694
Kane & Abel
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 240 min.
Style: captivating, serious, realistic
Plot: rise to the top, uninhibited rivalry, ambition, rivalry, vengeance, social differences, destiny, hopes, society, wall street, bankruptcy, polish, sea disaster, promotion, temperamental, business venture
Time: 1900s, 20th century, 1910s, 20s, 30s, 40s, 50s, 60s, 80s
Place: boston, massachusetts, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   66%
 
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Amistad
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 155 min.
Style: emotional, touching, realistic, uplifting, serious, dramatic, factual, compassionate, intense, sentimental, interesting, earnest, captivating, epic, brutal, heartbreaking, entertaining
Plot: courtroom drama, slavery, rebellion, idealism, freedom, courtroom, politics, president, murder, civil war, justice, period piece, lawyer, injustice, genocide, courage, moral ambiguity, court, survival, destiny, jews, storytelling, catastrophe, mentor, dishonesty, adventure, corruption, greed, american civil war, prejudice, holocaust, segregation, good versus evil, beautiful scenery, brutality, happy ending, betrayal, hopes, revolution, space travel, sacrifice, humanity, culture clash, legal, manipulation, tragedy, morality, nudity (full frontal - brief), guilt, slave trade
Time: 19th century, 18th century, 1830s, 1840s
Place: africa, usa, england, cuba, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
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    User:   54%
 
LBJ: The Early Years
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 155 min.
Style: serious, sincere, realistic, captivating, thought provoking
Plot: head of state, rise to the top, ambition, politics, state affairs, campaign, media, usa president, kennedy family, political, oval office, vice president, u.s. senator, american politics, u.s. vice president, democrat, political candidate, white house, senate, first lady, presidential election, vietnam war, president, senator, u.s. president, cold war
Time: 30s, 40s, 50s, 60s, year 1963, year 1965, year 1967, year 1969, year 1968, year 1964, year 1966, 1960s
Place: america, usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   51%
 
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The World Wars
Genre: Documentary, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 270 min.
Style: captivating, serious, realistic
Plot: war, head of state, soldier, reenactment, military, state affairs, leadership, battles, politics, nazi, totalitarianism, infantrymen, dictatorship, allies, nazism, russian, german, life changing experience, historical character, president, army
Time: 20th century, 1910s, 20s, 30s, 40s
Place: europe, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   40%
 
Lilies of the Field
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Style: touching, atmospheric, serious, dramatic, emotional, realistic, earnest, captivating, cerebral, reflective, uplifting, humorous, inspirational, road movie, interesting, talky, clever, light, witty
Plot: desert, friendship, german, clergy, nun, storytelling, convent, destiny, mentor, odd couple, courage, prejudice, childhood, idealism, runaway, human spirit, unlikely friendships, god, drinking, fighting the system, stereotypes, interracial relations, religion, farm, race issues, culture clash, religions or cults, race, greed, hospital, beautiful scenery, philosophy, honest, catastrophe, redemption, hopes, corruption, literature, sacrifice, life, dialogue, partners, family, humanity, society, small town life, social relations, friends, self fulfillment, selflessness
Time: 20th century, 50s
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   40%
 
DC 9/11: Time of Crisis
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 128 min.
Style: captivating, serious, thought provoking, realistic, sincere, bleak, emotional, propaganda film
Plot: leadership, terrorism, hijacking, politics, americana, danger, society, state affairs, government agency, head of state, political conspiracy, confined, dishonesty, heroes, life is a bitch, attorney general, national security, secretary of state, world trade center manhattan new york city, vice president, u.s. vice president, building collapse, white house, president, tragic event, airplane accident, september 11 2001, u.s. president, propaganda, prime minister
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   53%
 
Gandhi, My Father
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: India
Duration: 136 min.
Style: emotional, serious, uplifting, realistic, sincere, touching
Plot: rise to the top, human spirit, rebelliousness, redemption, parents and children, death in the family, tragedy, family in crisis, political unrest, estrangement, injustice, racism, fighting the system, hopes, society, family relations, life is a bitch, orphan, siblings relations, religions or cults, rebellion, state affairs, family problems, ethnic conflict, family tragedy, religious intolerance, british colonial, ignorance, radio broadcasting, misunderstanding, journey, telegram, demonstration, tragic event, bombing, main character dies, morality, reputation, religion, christianity, unemployment, historical event, loss of wife, muslim, brothel, alcoholic, river, hinduism, riot, hindu
Time: 1910s, 20s, 30s, 40s, 1920s, 1930s, 1940s
Place: africa, asia, india, south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   38%
 
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Philadelphia
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Style: touching, emotional, realistic, serious, dramatic, sincere, compassionate, heartbreaking, sad, earnest, interesting, sentimental, intense, gloomy, melancholic, captivating, thought provoking, uplifting, tragic ending
Plot: aids, lawyer, gay, courtroom, courtroom drama, prejudice, court, dedicated lawyer, hospital, homosexuality, rock, lawsuit, gays and lesbians, justice, tragedy, death, stereotypes, underdog, relationships, honest, legal action, mentor, courage, world politics, love, judiciary, terminal illness, corruption, cancer, greed, manipulation, political, family, destiny, love story, human spirit, catastrophe, redemption, disability, politics, culture clash, family drama, injustice, propaganda, pornography, righting the wronged, life philosophy, drinking, partner, dying
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: philadelphia, usa, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   38%
 
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Some Mother's Son
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Ireland, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Style: bleak, captivating, serious, realistic, factual, emotional, dramatic, uplifting, sincere, harsh, talky, sad, touching, bloody, brutal, psychological
Plot: prison, politics, betrayal, irish, british, justice, death, dedicated lawyer, lawyer, murder, maze, tragic hero, storytelling, human spirit, political, parents and children, mentor, prejudice, ethnic conflict, adaptation, custody, multiple storylines, depression, manipulation, tragedy, political unrest, runaway, women, struggle, strike, brutality, culture clash, injustice, pornography, corruption, fighting the system, dysfunctional family, life philosophy, redemption, secrets, friendship, vengeance, race issues, sexualized violence, hopes, terrorism, psychiatry, unlikely friendships, rebellion, sacrifice
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: ireland, europe, england, northern ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   47%
 
Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, South Africa, France
Duration: 141 min.
Style: emotional, sincere, serious, captivating, realistic, factual, thought provoking, dramatic, uplifting, inspirational, touching, sentimental, light, clever, harsh
Plot: prison, idealism, rebellion, human spirit, mentor, childhood, freedom, life, sacrifice, segregation, discrimination, prison life, rags to riches, justice, survival, life philosophy, catastrophe, fighting the system, destiny, courage, confined, friendship, apartheid, violence, family, hopes, unlikely friendships, corruption, storytelling, politics, redemption, society, greed, world politics, brutality, death penalty, vengeance, dialogue, state affairs, racism, life is a bitch, indians, swashbuckler, torture, classic car, leadership, historical figure, race, rise to the top, creativity
Time: 20th century, 1960s, 1990s, 1950s
Place: south africa, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   52%
 
Against the Wind
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Australia
Duration: 50 min.
Style: emotional, serious, captivating, realistic, gloomy
Plot: human spirit, love affair, social differences, coming of age, hopes, society, master and servant, politics, love and romance, state affairs, youth, power relations, longing, separated, exile, colonization, colonialism, 18 year old, australian aboriginal, convict, frontier, irish, settler, teenage girl, friend, friendship
Time: 18th century, 19th century, 1810s, 1790s, 1800s
Place: australia, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   37%
 
Kingfish: A Story of Huey P. Long
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Style: serious, disturbing, sincere, realistic, captivating, thought provoking
Plot: campaign, politics, ambition, assassination, state affairs, rise to the top, human spirit, murder, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, media, society, life is a bitch, historical event, adultery, corruption, election, flashback, governor
Time: 1910s, 20s, 30s, 1920s, 1930s
Place: louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   39%
 
The Josephine Baker Story
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Style: emotional, serious, captivating, realistic, uplifting
Plot: oldies, musician's life, performer's life, music, follow your dream, performer, rising to stardom, racism, celebrity culture, showbiz, cabaret, vaudeville, society, adoption, unfulfillment, artists and showbiz, human spirit, infidelity, interracial relations, ambition, couples, lifestyle, nude black woman, orchestra, dancer, african american, woman, mccarthyism, burlesque, racial segregation, treehouse, altar, sicilian, nazi soldier, washing clothes, theatre production, rise and fall, eroticism, sadness, communist, talking to an animal, statue, rejection, infertility, french resistance, fame, chateau, activist, interracial love, large family
Time: 1910s, 20s, 30s, 1930s, 20th century, 1920s, 1960s, 1940s, 1950s
Place: france, europe, usa, missouri, harlem manhattan new york city, st. louis missouri, africa, manhattan new york city, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   47%
 

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Truman
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Style: sincere, serious, captivating, realistic, political drama
Plot: head of state, soldier, rise and fall, human spirit, idealism, political corruption, presidential election, political unrest, politics, injustice, campaign, fighting the system, ambition, usa president, military, rebellion, society, state affairs, leadership, dishonesty, heroes, hopes, media, unfulfillment, life is a bitch, white house, international relations, oval office, vice president, u.s. vice president, cold war era, first lady, armed forces, mushroom cloud, president, senator, lieutenant, world war one, u.s. president, corruption, reporter, politician, election, train, judge, world war two, cold war, army general
Time: 1950s
Place: asia, missouri, usa, japan
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Lincoln
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: USA, India
Duration: 150 min.
Style: epic, talky, realistic, emotional, captivating, serious, dramatic, clever, factual, intense, gloomy, interesting, earnest, cerebral, sentimental, breathtaking, reflective, melancholic, light, suspense, based on true events, political drama
Plot: american civil war, politics, war, idealism, slavery, civil war, president, courage, freedom, assassination, head of state, white house, political, leadership, world politics, period piece, human spirit, segregation, dialogue, storytelling, moral dilemma, cultural conflict, corruption, sacrifice, revolution, interracial relations, political corruption, mentor, honest, greed, political unrest, catastrophe, culture clash, righting the wronged, beautiful scenery, runaway, justice, genocide, emancipation, family conflict, battlefield, speech, tragedy, americana, propaganda, destiny, betrayal, prejudice, life & death, adaptation
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: usa, washington d.c.
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The Messenger: The Story of Joan of Arc 1999
6.4
The Young Victoria 2009
7.3
Scandal 2012
7.8
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emotional
emotional movies
Love Loves Coincidences 2011
7.4
Whiplash 2014
8.5
Still Alice 2014
7.5
The English Patient 1996
7.4
Pride & Prejudice 2005
7.8
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serious
serious movies
Parker 2013
6.2
Orphan Black 2013
8.3
Sons of Anarchy 2008
8.6
Under the Dome 2013
6.7
Homefront 2013
6.5
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society
society movies
The Master and Margarita 2005
7.5
The Big Feast 1973
7.2
Black Mirror 2011
8.9
The Giver 2014
6.5
Revolution 2012
6.7
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state affairs
state affairs movies
The Young Victoria 2009
7.3
Magnificent Century 2011
6.6
The King's Speech 2010
8.0
Iron & Blood: The Legend of Taras Bulba 2009
5.8
Alexander 2004
5.6
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