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War and Remembrance (1988)
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War and Remembrance (1988)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 620 min.
TV show
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, saga, epic
Plot: war, world war two, german, soldier, massacre, battleship, 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 ...
Time: 1940s, 40s
Place: japan, europe, asia, usa, pearl harbor, pacific ocean

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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, world war two, military, battles, soldier, heroes and wartime life mostly in Drama, War and History genres. Some movies like War and Remembrance: The Winds of War (1983), The Boat (1985), Piece of Cake (1988), Ike: The War Years (1979), The Only Way (1970). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Winds of War (1983)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 720 min.
TV show
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, sincere, contemplative, captivating, thought provoking ...
Plot: world war two, holocaust, behind enemy lines, refugee, wartime life, family life, parents and children, society, head of state, against humanity, politics, human nature ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, 1930s
Place: italy, germany, japan, china, europe ...
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The Boat (1985)
Genre: Drama, Thriller, War
Country: West Germany, France, UK, Italy
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Life aboard a German U-Boat during World War II.
Style: gloomy, bleak, suspenseful, rough, captivating ...
Plot: world war two, underwater, navy, battles, ocean or sea, adventure, soldier, military, submarine, life is a bitch, nazism, confined ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s, year 1941
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Piece of Cake (1988)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 312 min.
TV show
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: world war two, aerial combats, battles, friends, military, war, danger, soldier, heroes, against the odds, wartime life, battle zone ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s
Place: europe
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Ike: The War Years (1979)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 291 min.
TV show
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: saga, realistic, serious, sincere, exciting
Plot: world war two, politics, state affairs, heroes, soldier, life is a bitch, against humanity, head of state, military, d day, americana, wartime life ...
Place: europe, kansas, london, usa, england
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34%
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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: contemplative, thought provoking, captivating, uplifting, bleak ...
Plot: world war two, holocaust, war, state affairs, against humanity, heroes, confined, danger, battles, military, politics, society ...
Time: 1940s
Place: denmark, europe, sweden
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34%
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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, rough, realistic, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: world war two, war, military, soldier, nazism, german, starvation, survival, holocaust, russian, military life, battles ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, year 1942, year 1943
Place: russia, europe, italy, germany, poland ...
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Band of Brothers (2001)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 594 min.
TV show
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: suspenseful, rough, serious, tense, epic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, war, military life, military, world war two, battles, sniper, combat, paratrooper, patriotism, friendship, behind enemy lines ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century
Place: germany, europe, france, netherlands, belgium ...
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Combat! (1962)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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, world war two, soldier, u.s. army, american soldier, military life, babies and infants, war, heroes, navy, squad, infantrymen ...
Time: 1940s, 60s, year 1944, 20th century
Place: czech republic, prague, europe, france
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31%
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Colditz (2005)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 185 min.
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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: realistic, serious, touching, exciting, tense
Plot: world war two, pow, soldier, military, castle, prison life, love triangle, battles, romance, love and romance, siblings relations, love affair ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, year 1939
Place: germany, europe, warsaw poland
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30%
Back Door to Hell (1964)
Genre: War, Drama
Country: Philippines, USA
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: exciting, serious, realistic, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: world war two, espionage, danger, war, anti war, escapades, mission, battles, soldier, liberation, reconnaissance, captivity ...
Time: 1940s, 40s
Place: the philippines, japan, asia, usa
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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, serious, rough, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: world war two, murder, dedicated lawyer, legal investigation, crime, soldier, courtroom drama, politics, deadly, dishonesty, crimes, legal action ...
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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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, realistic, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war two, u.s. army, military uniform, danger, war, against the odds, alcohol abuse, anti war, escapades, military, state affairs, soldier ...
Time: year 1944, 1940s
Place: italy, europe, rome italy
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Island at War (2004)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 540 min.
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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, atmospheric, tense, captivating, realistic ...
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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.
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Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s
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Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
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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: captivating, serious, realistic
Plot: world war two, politics, nuclear, atomic bomb, invasion, moral dilemma, political unrest, vengeance, holocaust, anti war, wartime life, emperor ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s, year 1945
Place: hiroshima japan, asia, usa, japan, new york
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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, suspenseful, exciting, epic, factual ...
Plot: world war two, military life, battleship, military, navy, war, political unrest, state affairs, imperial japan, rebellion, danger, battles ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, year 1941, 70s
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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: serious, realistic, captivating, rough, bleak
Plot: holocaust, soldier, survival, military life, military, against the odds, captivity, political unrest, battles, leadership, against humanity, war ...
Time: 1940s, 40s
Place: italy, europe
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In Flanders Fields (2014)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Belgium
Duration: 50 min.
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Story: The story of the Boesman family's attempt to survive in the city of Ghent during the first world war focusing on each of the five family member's different experiences
Style: serious, captivating, realistic, touching
Plot: soldier, survival, idealism, family life, life turned upside down, teenage life, wartime life, parents and children, life is a bitch, war, society, military ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
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Beyond the Front Line (2004)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Finland
Duration: 127 min.
Story: A movie based on real wartime diaries tells the story of the Swedish speaking Finns' infantry regiment 61. The story follows the regiment during the Continuation War from 1942 to 1944 and from Syväri to the Karelian Isthmus where they faced ...
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, tense
Plot: world war two, wartime life, military, heroic mission, politics, chaos and mayhem, state affairs, against humanity, battles, soldier, infantrymen, war ...
Time: 40s, 1940s
Place: europe, russia, finland, eastern europe
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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: uplifting, captivating, rough, serious, realistic ...
Plot: holocaust, anti semitism, human spirit, wartime life, survival, life is a bitch, ghetto, political unrest, genocide, battles, society, politics ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, year 1943
Place: poland, europe, warsaw poland
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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: disturbing, bleak, captivating, serious, realistic
Plot: world war two, against humanity, war, life is a bitch, state affairs, society, coming of age, politics, rise and fall, distopia, siblings relations, family relations ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s, 30s, 40s
Place: germany, europe
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Tour of Duty (1987)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 47 min.
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Story: The trials of a U.S. Army platoon serving in the field during the Vietnam War.
Style: rough, bleak, serious, realistic
Plot: vietnam war, war, military, jungle warfare, battles, soldier, u.s. army, political unrest, captivity, military life, survival, idealism ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
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Fortunes of War (1987)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 407 min.
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Story: Fortunes of War is a 1987 BBC television adaptation of Olivia Manning's cycle of novels Fortunes of War. It stars Kenneth Branagh as Guy Pringle, lecturer in English Literature in Bucharest during the early part of the Second World War, and ...
Style: clever, gloomy, emotional, realistic, serious ...
Plot: world war two, infidelity, resistance, spy, activist, gays and lesbians, love and romance, unfulfillment, opposites attract, military, dishonesty, unlikely couple ...
Time: 1940s, 40s
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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: serious, realistic, exciting, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, military, racism, interracial relations, world war two, army, bridge, redneck, war, opposites attract, escapades, espionage ...
Place: europe, london, england
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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: emotional, sincere, realistic, serious, contemplative ...
Plot: world war two, political unrest, military base, human spirit, survival, idealism, military, rebelliousness, captivity, working class, couple relations, anti war ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century
Place: germany, norway
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27%
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Beach Red (1967)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: American troops storm ashore on a Japanese-held island and push inland while their enemies plan a counterattack in this look at warfare. Soldiers on both sides are haunted by memories of home and the horrifying, sickening images they find in combat.
Style: bleak, rough, serious, realistic
Plot: world war two, island, anti war, soldier, battles, officers and cadets, tough heroes, gory, marines, landing, anti hero, war ...
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Blockhouse (1973)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A group of Slave workers, drafted by the Nazis to help construct their coastal defenses in 1944 are trapped in an underground bunker when the Allies land at Normandy on D-Day. They find huge dtores of food but not enough candles. The slow dying of ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, gloomy, realistic, serious
Plot: world war two, d day, survival, bunker, against humanity, danger, escapades, battles, human spirit, holocaust, military, war ...
Time: 1940s, 40s
Place: france
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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: realistic, serious, melancholic, epic, intense ...
Plot: world war two, military, pow, soldier, war, politics, island, rebellion, ruler, ambition, revolution, unlikely friendships ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1940s, 40s, 1950s
Place: usa, japan, the philippines, korea, asia ...
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Tobruk (1967)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In September 1942, the German Afrika Korps under Rommel have successfully pushed the Allies back into Egypt. A counter-attack is planned, for which the fuel dumps at Tobruk are a critical impediment. In order to aid the attack, a group of British ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, exciting, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war two, rescue, soldier, desert, battles, against the odds, officers and cadets, military life, wartime life, survival, heroic mission, escapades ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, frogman, year 1942
Place: africa, libya, egypt
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