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War and Remembrance (1988)
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War and Remembrance (1988)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 620 min.
Story: War and Remembrance is an American miniseries based on the novel of the same name by Herman Wouk. It is the sequel to highly successful The Winds of War.
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, realistic, epic
Plot: war, german, soldier, massacre, behind enemy lines, d day, survival, military, heroes, politics, battles, genocide, fascism, officers and cadets, human spirit, totalitarianism, dictatorship, patriotism, society, political unrest, wartime life, military life, escapades, against humanity, family in crisis ...
Time: 40s, 1940s
Place: japan, asia, battleship, europe, pearl harbor, pacific ocean, usa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, captivating and bleak films and TV series with plots about war, battles, heroes, military, soldier, world war two and military life mostly in War, Drama and History genres. Some movies like War and Remembrance: The Winds of War (1983), Piece of Cake (1988), Ike: The War Years (1979), The Only Way (1970), Tour of Duty (1987). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Winds of War (1983)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 720 min.
Story: In the late 1930s, world politics begin to head in a dangerous direction. In Europe, Germany expands and rearms and proceeds to annex several border countries into the Reich. Meanwhile, Italy attempts to establish a Facist Colonial Empire under ...
Style: epic, realistic, captivating, thought provoking, serious ...
Plot: holocaust, behind enemy lines, battles, family relations, state affairs, against humanity, wartime life, escapades, parents and children, refugees, political unrest, family life ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1930s, 1940s
Place: japan, italy, germany, asia, europe ...
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Piece of Cake (1988)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 312 min.
Story: The lives and loves of the men of RAF Hornet Squadron who are transferred to France at the outbreak of World Wat II in September 1939. For the most part the men are competent fliers but there is little action in the first several months. The men ...
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, captivating
Plot: battles, aerial combats, battle zone, wartime life, war, military, soldier, friends, danger, heroes, partners, military life ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Ike: The War Years (1979)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 291 min.
Story: Ike is a 1979 television miniseries about the life of Dwight D. Eisenhower. The screenplay by Melville Shavelson was based on Kay Summersby's 1948 memoir Eisenhower Was My Boss and her 1975 autobiography, Past Forgetting: My Love Affair. ...
Style: realistic, serious, sincere, exciting
Plot: life is a bitch, against humanity, war, d day, politics, battles, wartime life, state affairs, military, americana, military life, head of state ...
Place: europe, usa, kansas, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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The Only Way (1970)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA, Denmark, Panama, UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In April 1940, the armies of Nazi Germany invaded Denmark. The Danish government promised peaceful cooperation on the condition that Denmark s Jews remain free. The Nazi s agreed. In October, 1943, the agreement was broken...This is the true and ...
Style: bleak, serious, captivating, uplifting, thought provoking ...
Plot: battles, military, society, heroes, danger, politics, state affairs, war, against humanity, confined, nazi, holocaust ...
Place: denmark, europe, sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Tour of Duty (1987)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 47 min.
Story: The trials of a U.S. Army platoon serving in the field during the Vietnam War.
Style: rough, realistic, bleak, serious
Plot: military, war, vietnam war, soldier, u.s. army, battles, innocence lost, friendship, idealism, politics, tough heroes, heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 1960s, 60s
Place: vietnam, asia
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28%
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Hiroshima (1995)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Canada, Japan
Duration: 185 min.
Story: Hiroshima is a 1995 Japanese / Canadian film directed by Koreyoshi Kurahara and Roger Spottiswoode about the decision-making processes that led to the dropping of the atomic bombs by the United States on the Japanese cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki ...
Style: serious, captivating, realistic
Plot: war, politics, atomic bomb, military, soldier, office, ego clash, society, anti war, moral dilemma, vengeance, invasion ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, year 1945
Place: usa, new york, japan, asia, hiroshima japan
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26%
Band of Brothers (2001)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 594 min.
Story: Drawn from interviews with survivors of Easy Company, as well as their journals and letters, Band of Brothers chronicles the experiences of these men from paratrooper training in Georgia through the end of the war. As an elite rifle company ...
Style: epic, suspenseful, serious, rough, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, military, military life, battles, sniper, war, friendship, behind enemy lines, human spirit, patriotism, self sacrifice, gory ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, 1940s
Place: germany, europe, france, belgium, netherlands ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Island at War (2004)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 540 min.
Story: Island at War is a British television series that tells the story of the German Occupation of the Channel Islands. It primarily focuses on three local families: the upper class Dorrs, the middle class Mahys and the working class Jonases, and four ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, stylized, bleak, atmospheric ...
Plot: war, island, occupation, against humanity, wartime life, german, anti semitism, romance, genocide, military, oppression, holocaust ...
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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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: realistic, bleak, serious, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: soldier, espionage, escapades, adventure, battles, anti war, heroes, military life, danger, military, wartime life, lone wolves ...
Time: 40s, 1940s
Place: japan, asia, the philippines, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Combat! (1962)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Combat! is an American television program that originally aired on ABC from 1962 until 1967. The show covered the grim lives of a squad of American soldiers fighting the Germans in France during World War II. The program starred Rick Jason as ...
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: military, soldier, u.s. army, war, babies and infants, anti war, heroes, military life, squad, german, d day, navy ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1940s, year 1944
Place: prague, czech republic, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Anzio (1968)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Allied forces land at Anzio unopposed but instead of moving straight inland their commanding officer decides to dig in. A battle-hardened war correspondent borrows a jeep and drives to Rome and back without meeting any German forces, but his report ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: u.s. army, military uniform, heroic mission, officers and cadets, war, soldier, military, alcohol abuse, against the odds, anti war, leadership, political unrest ...
Time: 1940s, year 1944
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Generation Kill (2008)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Marines prepare to invade Iraq at the beginning of Operation Iraqi Freedom; while the soldiers wait to receive their orders, they learn a Rolling Stone columnist will be embedded with them
Style: suspenseful, tense, disturbing, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: marines, military, soldier, war, anti war, iraq war, battles, morality, courage, battle zone, military life, survival ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2003, 2000s
Place: iraq, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Iron Triangle (1989)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Based on the diary of an unknown Viet Cong soldier, this film provides a sympathetic look at a Viet Cong soldier who protected a captured American soldier whom he believed did not kill him when the American had the opportunity. Written by John ...
Style: rough, realistic, suspenseful, serious, exciting ...
Plot: war, vietnam war, captivity, confined, military life, life is a bitch, wartime life, battles, political unrest, espionage, rebellion, on the run ...
Place: vietnam, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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Colditz (2005)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 185 min.
Story: Three prisoners, Jack Rose, Tom Willis and Nick McGrade, embark on an heroic plan to escape from a World War Two POW camp. As Rose And Willis are recaptured by the Germans, McGrade manages to traverse their clutches and travels to London to inform ...
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: pow, soldier, castle, military, love and romance, wartime life, romance, hopes, siblings relations, escapades, love triangle, war ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, year 1939
Place: europe, germany, warsaw poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Winston Affair (1964)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In a remote jungle outpost in the Far Eastern theater of World War II, a hotheaded American soldier murders an allied British sergeant in cold blood. Stalwart American Lt. Colonel Barney Adams (Mitchum) is dispatched to defend him in the ensuing ...
Style: captivating, bleak, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: murder, courtroom drama, soldier, dedicated lawyer, legal investigation, crime, false accusation, psychopath, infidelity, legal, legal action, state affairs ...
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The World Wars (2014)
Genre: Documentary, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 270 min.
Story: The World Wars tells the story of three decades of war told through the eyes of various men who were its key players: Roosevelt, Hitler, Patton, Mussolini, Churchill, Tojo, DeGaulle and MacArthur. The documentary examines the two wars as one ...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic
Plot: war, soldier, infantrymen, state affairs, allies, president, reenactment, nazism, russian, military, battles, life changing experience ...
Time: 1910s, 20s, 40s, 30s, 20th century
Place: europe, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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Stalingrad (1993)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Germany
Duration: 134 min.
Story: "Stalingrad" follows the progress of a German Platoon through the brutal fighting of the Battle of Stalingrad. After having half their number wiped out and after being placed under the command of a sadistic Captain, the Lieutenant of the ...
Style: epic, gloomy, realistic, bleak, captivating ...
Plot: holocaust, execution, soldier, snow, anti war, squad, nazism, german, war, russian, politics, genocide ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, year 1943, year 1942, 1940s
Place: russia, europe, italy, germany, poland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Last Lieutenant (1993)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Norway
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Norwegian war drama. The old sea-captain retires, but the next day German WWII occupation of Norway begins. He then kisses his wife good-bye and is off to Army HQ. There he finds a lack of leadership and morale that offends him. They even laugh at ...
Style: realistic, captivating, emotional, serious, sincere
Plot: war, wartime life, couple relations, contests and competitions, escapades, hopes, state affairs, political unrest, military life, human spirit, heroes, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: norway, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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MacArthur (1977)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: The film portrays MacArthur's (Gregory Peck) life from 1942, before the Battle of Bataan, to 1952, the time after he had been removed from his Korean War command by President Truman (Ed Flanders) for insubordination, and is recounted in ...
Style: suspenseful, sincere, serious, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: military, soldier, war, island, politics, landing, ruler, rebellion, congress, pow, society, against the odds ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 40s, 1940s, 1950s
Place: japan, korea, battleship, the philippines, asia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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Carter's Army (1970)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The officer (Stephen Boyd) is put in charge of a squad of all black troops charged with the mission of blowing up an important hydro dam in Nazi Germany. Their failure would delay the Allies advance into Germany, thus prolonging the war. These ...
Style: captivating, exciting, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: military, soldier, racism, bridge, army, wartime life, war, battles, basic training, military life, heroes, espionage ...
Place: europe, london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Tora! Tora! Tora! (1970)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 144 min.
Story: In the summer of 1941, the United States and Japan seem on the brink of war after constant embargos and failed diplomacy come to no end. "Tora! Tora! Tora!", named after the code words use by the lead Japanese pilot to indicate they had ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, epic, factual ...
Plot: military life, military, navy, war, political unrest, state affairs, imperial japan, anti war, against the odds, rebellion, danger, battles ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s, year 1941
Place: battleship, japan, hawaii, pearl harbor, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Hitler's S.S.: Portrait in Evil (1985)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: The two-part TV movie Hitler's SS: Portrait in Evil crystallizes that evil by concentrating on two Berlin brothers. In 1931, Helmut Hoffman (Bill Nighy) a brilliant student and self-styled opportunist, joins Hitler's SS. At the same time, ...
Style: realistic, disturbing, serious, bleak, captivating ...
Plot: moral dilemma, society, rise and fall, political unrest, family relations, battles, cabaret, politics, state affairs, wartime life, war, life is a bitch ...
Time: 40s, 30s, 1930s, 1940s
Place: europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The Mahabharata (1989)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Belgium, Australia, USA, Sweden, Portugal, Norway, Netherlands, Japan, Ireland, Iceland, Finland, Denmark, UK, France, Luxembourg
Duration: 318 min.
Story: One of the great masterpieces of world literature comes to vivid life in an elaborate production from acclaimed theater and film innovator Peter Brook. This collection of ancient Sanskrit stories (composed into the longest book ever written) ...
Style: epic, atmospheric, stylized, serious, realistic ...
Plot: legends and myths, battle, heroic mission, unfulfillment, escapades, rivalry, heroes, family feud, battles, uninhibited rivalry, state affairs, human nature ...
Time: ancient history
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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 532
War & Peace (1972)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 890 min.
Story: The classic BBC dramatisation of Tolstoy's epic story of love and loss set against the backdrop of the Napoleonic Wars. Anthony Hopkins heads the cast as Pierre Bezuhov (a role for which he won the 1972 Best Actor BAFTA); Morag Hood is the ...
Style: realistic, intellectual, exciting, epic, serious
Plot: war, soldier, napoleonic wars, rich and poor, siblings relations, couple relations, parents and children, family life, couples, leadership, political unrest, social differences ...
Time: 19th century
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 6.3
 186
Texas '46 (2002)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Based on a true story its the untold story of Italian World War II POW"S in Jan 1946. Luca Zingaretti stars as one of over 50,000 Italian Prisoners of War detained at POW camps in the U.S. Roy Schneider stars as Colonel Gartner, the Commander ...
Style: captivating, exciting, serious, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: fascism, wartime life, life is a bitch, escapades, society, captivity, prison life, anti war, soldier, military, holocaust, war ...
Time: 40s, 1940s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 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, realistic, tense, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, heroes, military life, heroic mission, military, survival, society, infantrymen, battles, danger, daring rescue, battle zone ...
Time: 40s, 20th century
Place: europe, usa, france, italy, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Hitler: The Rise of Evil (2003)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 179 min.
Story: A unique slant, profiling the life of Adolf Hitler as a child and his rise through the ranks of the National German Workers' Party prior to World War II.
Style: serious, bleak, realistic, disturbing, factual ...
Plot: fascism, dictatorship, against humanity, racism, hitler, historical character, state affairs, life is a bitch, rise to the top, politics, newspaper, head of state ...
Time: 20th century, 20s, 30s, 1930s, 1910s ...
Place: germany, europe, austria
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Anne Frank: The Whole Story (2001)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: Czech Republic, USA
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Anne Frank: The Whole Story is a film based on the life of Anne Frank, a Jewish girl growing up in Nazi occupied Holland. When war breaks out Anne & her family, Otto her father, Edith her mother & Margot her sister move from Germany ...
Style: uplifting, serious, emotional, sincere, bleak ...
Plot: holocaust, genocide, concentration camp, war, against humanity, anti semitism, d day, diary, attic, dentist, starvation, starving child ...
Time: 40s, 30s, 20th century, 1930s, 1940s
Place: amsterdam, holland, europe, netherlands
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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Uprising (2001)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 177 min.
Story: Jews rise up in the Warsaw Ghetto against the Nazis in 1943.
Style: tense, captivating, uplifting, realistic, bleak ...
Plot: ghetto, holocaust, deportation, anti semitism, war, heroic mission, life is a bitch, wartime life, anti heroes, confined, against humanity, anti war ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, 1940s, year 1943
Place: poland, europe, warsaw poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 5.2
 859
The Fallen (2004)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA, Germany, Italy
Duration: 112 min.
Story: THE FALLEN is a three-sided story about German, Italian, and American soldiers, set in Northern Italy during the final weeks of the World War II. On the one side, a group of American supply soldiers delivers ammunition to the front line, a journey ...
Style: bleak, serious, rough, realistic, captivating
Plot: soldier, holocaust, wartime life, political unrest, heroes, military life, leadership, basic training, military, captivity, anti war, against the odds ...
Time: 40s, 1940s
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%