Movies like The Tenth Man

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The Tenth Man (1988)
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The Tenth Man (1988)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: During World War 2 the Germans arrested people at random off the streets of Paris and in retaliation to sabotage by the resistance announced the execution of one in ten prisoners. Chosen as one of the victims, lawyer Chavel trades his place with another man in return for all his possessions. At the end of the war he returns to his house and tries to integrate himself with the family of the man who traded places with him, all the while hiding his true identity. However matters are complicated when a stranger arrives claiming to be Chavel.
Style: noir, tense, sentimental, serious, realistic, gloomy, tragic
Plot: world war two, catholic, nazism, romance, love and romance, fall in love, hidden identity, switching roles, dishonesty, mysterious character, love, prison, dancing, village, airplane, lawyer, murderer, nazi, train, love triangle, death, priest, restaurant, cemetery, church ...
Time: 1940s, post world war two, 40s
Place: france, europe, paris france

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Most similar movies to The Tenth Man

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, emotional and captivating films with plots about world war two, war, wartime life, nazi, holocaust, love and romance and military mostly in Drama, War and Romance genres. Some movies like The Tenth Man: Suite Française (2014), Arch of Triumph (1984), The Last Train (1973), Sarah's Key (2010), A Soldier's Tale (1989). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Suite Française (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller, War
Country: UK, France, Canada, Belgium, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: France, 1940. In the first days of occupation, beautiful Lucile Angellier is trapped in a stifled existence with her controlling mother-in-law as they both await news of her husband: a prisoner of war. Parisian refugees start to pour into their ...
Style: captivating, emotional, realistic, romantic, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: world war two, forbidden love, war, nazi occupation, fall in love, german officer, german soldier, wartime life, love and romance, nazi, nazi officer, adultery ...
Time: 1940s, year 1940, 20th century, 18th century
Place: france, europe, paris france, england, ireland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Arch of Triumph (1984)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Arch of Triumph is a 1985 British made-for-television film based on the novel Arch of Triumph by Erich Maria Remarque, which was previously adapted in 1948 for a film of the same name with Ingrid Bergman and Charles Boyer. Dr. Ravic (Anthony ...
Style: noir, realistic, serious, gloomy, emotional ...
Plot: world war two, doctor, wartime, intrigue, concentration camp, against humanity, war, love and romance, unfulfillment, romance, on the run, life is a bitch ...
Time: 1930s
Place: paris france, europe, france, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
The Last Train (1973)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Two people, a Frenchman Julien Maroyeur and a Jewish German woman (Anna Kupfer) met on a train while escaping the German army entering France.
Style: road movie, sentimental, touching, emotional, sincere ...
Plot: world war two, train, love, railway, nazi, judaism, wartime, french resistance, refugee, family, love triangle, holocaust ...
Time: 1940s, year 1940
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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 17K
Sarah's Key (2010)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: France
Duration: 111 min.
Story: On the night of 16 July 1942, ten year old Sarah and her parents are being arrested and transported to the Velodrome d'Hiver in Paris where thousands of other jews are being send to get deported. Sarah however managed to lock her little brother ...
Style: disturbing, emotional, captivating, serious, sexy ...
Plot: holocaust, nazism, jewish family, secret past, investigation, family secret, journalism, haunted by the past, occupation, against humanity, crimes, confined ...
Time: year 1942, 20th century, 21st century, contemporary, 1940s ...
Place: manhattan new york city, paris france, france, europe, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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A Soldier's Tale (1989)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In the days following the D-Day invasion in Normandy, France, a British platoon leader named Saul (Gabriel Byrne) and his corporal (Paul Wyett) reach an isolated farmhouse and encounter a beautiful French girl named Belle (Marianne Basler). Love ...
Style: realistic, emotional, tense, serious
Audience: girls' night
Plot: world war two, soldier, love affair, romance, war, love and romance, couples, unfulfilled love, impossible love, woman in danger, wartime life, love ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s
Place: france, europe, normandy
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse (1962)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 153 min.
Story: Karl from Germany and Marcelo from France emigrated to Argentina and became brothers-in-law. Karl soon returned to Germany to serve in the army. Marcelo and his children Julio and Chichi became Argentinean citizens but later returned to Paris. Karl ...
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, psychological, retro
Plot: world war two, resistance, death, family relations, wartime life, military, manhood, heroic mission, holocaust, life is a bitch, state affairs, politics ...
Time: year 1939, 1930s, year 1938, 1940s
Place: argentina, france, paris france, europe, latin america ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 6.4
 13K
Charlotte Gray (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller, War
Country: UK, Australia, Germany
Duration: 121 min.
Story: This is a drama set in Nazi-occupied France at the height of World War II. Charlotte Gray tells the compelling story of a young Scottish woman working with the French Resistance in the hope of rescuing her lover, a missing RAF pilot. Based on the ...
Style: sexy, sentimental, romantic, captivating, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: world war two, espionage, resistance, nazi, war, romance, spy, wartime life, holocaust, jewish, women, secret agents ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: france, london, england, germany, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
The Army of Shadows (1969)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 145 min.
Story: Betrayed by an informant, Philippe Gerbier (Lino Ventura) finds himself trapped in a torturous Nazi prison camp. Though Gerbier escapes to rejoin the Resistance in occupied Marseilles, France, and exacts his revenge on the informant, he must ...
Style: visually appealing, realistic, stylized, gloomy, bleak ...
Plot: world war two, french resistance, terrorist, espionage, war, spy, resistance, nazi, gangsters, betrayal, intrigue, german ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, year 1943, year 1942
Place: paris france, france, marseille, vichy, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Sword of Honour (2001)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 208 min.
Story: Guy Crouchback joins the war effort during World War 2, an idealistic quest to join the forces of good in the fight against evil. But his efforts is not rewarded, he never has any chance to join any real fighting, circumstances always prevent it. ...
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, touching, semi autobiographical ...
Plot: world war two, military, love triangle, fighting the system, soldier, betrayal, haunted by the past, love and romance, military life, life is a bitch, society, basic training ...
Time: future, 1940s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas (2008)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When his family moves from their home in Berlin to a strange new house in Poland, young Bruno befriends Shmuel, a boy who lives on the other side of the fence where everyone seems to be wearing striped pajamas. Unaware of Shmuel's fate as a ...
Style: sad, emotional, touching, heartbreaking, sentimental ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing
Plot: world war two, holocaust, concentration camp, jewish, war, childhood, nazi, friendship, boy, military, gas chamber, german ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: germany, poland, europe, berlin germany, switzerland
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Goodbye, Children (1987)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: France, West Germany, Italy
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A French boarding school run by priests seems to be a haven from World War II until a new student arrives. He becomes the roommate of top student in his class. Rivals at first, the roommates form a bond and share a secret.
Style: sad, art house, sentimental, gloomy, emotional ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: world war two, nazi, jewish, friendship, nazism, anti semitism, holocaust, catholic, coming of age, schoolboy, childhood, school ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: france, germany, poland, vatican, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.3
 53K
Hart's War (2002)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Fourth-generation Army Col. William McNamara is imprisoned in a brutal German POW camp. Still, as the senior-ranking American officer, he commands his fellow inmates, keeping a sense of honor alive in a place where honor is easy to destroy, all ...
Style: realistic, tense, factual, harsh, suspense ...
Plot: world war two, war, prison, military, nazi, escape, racism, pow, soldier, propaganda, torture, russian ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: germany, poland, europe, belgium
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1982)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Quasimodo, the hunchback bellringer of Notre Dame's cathedral meets a beautiful gypsy dancer, Esmeralda, and falls in love with her. So does Quasimodo's guardian, the archdeacon of the cathedral, and a poor street poet. But ...
Style: fairy tale, realistic, serious, psychological, emotional ...
Plot: ancient, age difference, medieval, tragic love, false accusation, soldier, forbidden love, perversion, gypsy, psychopath, bishop, disability ...
Time: 15th century, middle ages
Place: paris france, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
A Year of the Quiet Sun (1984)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Poland, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Shortly after WWII an American soldier (Norman) and a Polish refugee (Emilia) fall in deep love. Eventually he will return to USA and both expect that she will soon follow him. Emilia's mother is sick but would recover by available medicine. ...
Style: depressing, emotional, gloomy, atmospheric, touching ...
Plot: world war two, american, wartime, love, soldier, love triangle, religions or cults, society, unfulfillment, love and romance, hopes, military ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, post world war two, year 1946, year 1964
Place: eastern europe, poland, europe, arizona, berlin germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Memoir of War (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: France, Belgium, Switzerland
Duration: 127 min.
Story: June 1944, France is still under the German Occupation. The writer Robert Antelme, major figure of the Resistance, is arrested and deported. His young wife, Marguerite, writer and resistant, was torn by the anguish of not having her news and her ...
Style: realistic, melancholic, serious, heartbreaking, compassionate ...
Plot: world war two, french resistance, nazism, concentration camp, wartime life, gestapo, nazi occupation, end of war, police officer, female protagonist, beach, sea ...
Time: year 1945, year 1944, 1940s, 20th century
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.9
 745
Spring 1941 (2007)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Poland, Israel
Duration: 120 min.
Story: After Germany invades Poland and the Nazis order the confinement of all local Jews in the ghetto, medical doctor Artur Planck (Joseph Fiennes) manages to flee with his family, seeking refuge at the farm of Emilia (Kelly Harrison), their former ...
Style: captivating, emotional, serious, tense, sexy ...
Plot: world war two, wartime life, love triangle, family in danger, couples, dishonesty, against humanity, couple relations, isolation, confined, love and romance, life is a bitch ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: eastern europe, poland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Winter in Wartime (2008)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Netherlands, Belgium
Duration: 103 min.
Story: During World War II in the freezing Netherlands winter of 1944/1945 the western Netherlands are in the grip of a famine. Many people move east to provide for their families. Fourteen year old Michiel can't wait to join the Dutch resistance, to ...
Style: tense, exciting, serious, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: world war two, coming of age, resistance movement, wartime life, war, winter, execution, occupation, nazism, nazi, resistance, nazi occupation ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: netherlands, europe, holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.4
 4K
Yanks (1979)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK, USA, West Germany
Duration: 138 min.
Story: During WWII, the United States set up army bases in Great Britain as part of the war effort. Against their proper sensibilities, many of the Brits don't much like the brash Yanks, especially when it comes to the G.I.s making advances on the ...
Style: serious, touching, emotional, realistic
Plot: world war two, soldier, wartime life, prejudice, racism, american abroad, couple relations, love affair, opposites attract, romance, war, infidelity ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: england, northern england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Female Agents (2008)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: France
Duration: 148 min.
Story: May 1944, a group of French servicewomen and resistance fighters are enlisted into the British Special Operations Executive commando group under the command of Louise Desfontaines and her brother Pierre. Their mission, to rescue a British army ...
Style: serious, realistic, tense, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: world war two, french resistance, resistance, female agent, wartime life, rescue, betrayal, heroic mission, hospital, d day, spy, military ...
Time: 1940s, year 1945, year 1944
Place: paris france, london, france, europe, england ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Code Name: Emerald (1985)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In april 1944, an allied agent is sent to France in order to rescue an "overlord" captured by the Germans. (An "overlord" is one of the few men who knew the date and place of the "D" day). To achieve this goal, he will ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: world war two, spy, espionage, d day, undercover, rescue, secret agents, war, escapades, spring, ss, cell mate ...
Time: 1940s, year 1944, 20th century
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Triple Echo (1972)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A WW2 deserter holes up on a farm with disastrous results. Overlooked gem with Glenda Jackson in one of her best roles and Oliver Reed playing a part he was made for.
Style: emotional, sentimental, humorous, touching, serious ...
Plot: world war two, transvestism, transsexual, cross dressing, cult, farm, soldier, man disguised as a woman, army sergeant, desertion, wartime life, gender bending ...
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.8
 433
Pastorale 1943 (1978)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 125 min.
Story: In a Dutch village during the German occupation, a small group of badly organized resistance fighters attempt to assassinate a collaborator.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, factual, disturbing, rough ...
Plot: world war two, life is a bitch, social relations, human nature, rebelliousness, resistance, execution, war, torture, robbery, nazi occupation, village ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s
Place: holland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Another Time, Another Place (1983)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Set in 1943 in Scotland during World War II. Janie is a young housewife married to a man named Dougal, 15 years her senior. As part of a war rehabilitation program, Janie and Dougal welcome three Italian POWs to work on their farm. Soon, Janie falls ...
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: world war two, infidelity, older man younger woman marriage, couples, unfulfillment, crumbling marriage, love and romance, romance, wartime life, isolation, fall in love, love affair ...
Place: scotland, europe, scottish highlands
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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The Aryan Couple (2004)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A WWII Drama about a German/Jewish industrialist who, in order to ensure his family's safe passage out of Germany, is forced to hand over his business to the Nazis.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, captivating, gloomy ...
Plot: world war two, concentration camp, holocaust, genocide, anti semitism, survival, hidden identity, uncover truth, life is a bitch, undercover, forbidden love, moral dilemma ...
Time: 1940s, year 1944
Place: hungary, switzerland, germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 7.2
 1K
Freedom (2009)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: France
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A Gypsy family travels the French roads during the Second World War, followed by Little Claude, a young boy seeking a new family after his parents "left and never returned". Upon reaching a town where they traditionally stop for a few ...
Style: realistic, atmospheric, emotional, captivating, serious ...
Plot: world war two, gypsy, racism, holocaust, life is a bitch, social differences, moral dilemma, family in danger, concentration camp, on the run, rebelliousness, rebellion ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Brylcreem Boys (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In 1941, as part of an effort to remain strictly neutral, the Dublin government made a deal with both Berlin and London whereby any soldier, sailor or pilot captured on Irish soil, whether of German or Allied forces, would be interned for the ...
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: world war two, anti war, love triangle, rivalry, fall in love, love and romance, human spirit, war, rescue, german officer, irish, pow ...
Time: 1940s
Place: ireland, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
In the Presence of Mine Enemies (1997)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In the Warsau Ghetto of 1943, one man's struggle to keep his family together leads him to the ultimate crisis of faith, and one final chance at redemption. Written by legendary 'Twilight Zone' creator, Rod Sterling.
Style: serious, realistic, gloomy, emotional, disturbing ...
Plot: world war two, rabbi, holocaust, jewish, life is a bitch, society, misfit, against humanity, confined, survival, war, family relations ...
Time: 1940s
Place: poland, europe, warsaw poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Saints and Soldiers: Airborne Creed (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A group of American GIs work their way through war-torn France during the final days of the Second World War.
Style: realistic, disturbing, captivating, thought provoking, christian film ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war two, soldier, battles, military, heroes, mormon, friendship, american soldier, pow, courage, brutality, transformation ...
Time: 1940s, year 1944, 20th century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.8
 549
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: gloomy, suspenseful, bleak, serious, realistic
Plot: world war two, bunker, d day, survival, wartime life, holocaust, human spirit, prison, confined, escapades, war, hopes ...
Time: 1940s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Bye Bye Blackbird (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Austria, Luxembourg, Germany, UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A period drama set in the early years of the 20th century. Josef, a former construction worker who delighted in dancing on girders high above the city, who now sweeps up at the circus. Once the big top's owner spots the young roustabout defying ...
Style: realistic, touching, sentimental, captivating, serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: circus, workplace romance, love affair, romance, couples, working class, artists and showbiz, fall in love, travel, love, friendship, empire ...
Time: 20th century
Place: paris france, europe, london, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%