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Anzac Girls (2014)
 7.9
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Anzac Girls (2014)
Original name: ANZAC Girls
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Australia
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The unique, and rarely told true stories of Australian and New Zealand nurses serving at Gallipoli and the Western Front during the First World War.
Style: captivating, emotional, realistic, serious, stylized, gloomy
Plot: human spirit, war, love and romance, military, battles, tragic love, fall in love, hopes, wartime life, nurse, life is a bitch, world war one, couples, friendship, violence, danger, society, soldier, military life, unfulfillment, strong female presence, doctor
Time: 20th century, 1910s
Place: australia, egypt, greece, france, new zealand

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, captivating and emotional films and TV series with plots about war, soldier, military, battles, life is a bitch, military life and battle zone mostly in Drama, War and History genres. Some movies like Anzac Girls: The Crimson Field (2014), Passchendaele (2008), Birdsong (2012), Our World War (2014), The Passing Bells (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Crimson Field (2014)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: In a tented field hospital on the coast of France, a team of doctors, nurses and women volunteers work together to heal the bodies and souls of men wounded in the trenches.
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, suspenseful, melancholic ...
Plot: nurse, wartime life, military hospital, friendship, army, lifesaver, love triangle, german, french, nursing, doctors and patients, world war one ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
Passchendaele (2008)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Canada
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Sergeant Michael Dunne fights in the 10th Battalion, AKA The "Fighting Tenth" with the 1st Canadian Division and participated in all major Canadian battles of the war, and set the record for highest number of individual bravery awards for ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, emotional, epic
Plot: military, platoon, veteran, heroic mission, military life, state affairs, heroes, love and romance, battles, military hospital, male female relationship, tragic event ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: france, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.4
 5K
Birdsong (2012)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: UK
Duration: 165 min.
Story: As an English soldier fights in the horrific trenches of northern France, he is haunted by the memories of his forbidden love affair with a French woman.
Style: emotional, realistic, epic, stylized, serious
Audience: girls' night
Plot: soldier, trench warfare, love affair, lovers, lovers apart, military, romance, war, army, world war one, battles, young lovers ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Our World War (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: UK
Story: During the First World War, British troops face the horrors of the Battle of Mons in 1914, internal strife in 1916 and innovative tank warfare in 1918.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, captivating, serious, stylized
Plot: battles, war, soldier, military, battle zone, world war one, battle, british
Time: 20th century, 1910s
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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The Passing Bells (2014)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK, Poland
Story: At the outbreak of war, two teenage boys defy their parents to sign up.
Style: emotional, captivating, realistic, epic, gloomy ...
Plot: youth, bittersweet, hopes, life is a bitch, war, hapless soldier, wartime life, battle zone, battles, military life, soldier, military ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Beneath Hill 60 (2010)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Australia
Duration: 122 min.
Story: The true story of Australia's cat-and-mouse underground mine warfare – one of the most misunderstood, misrepresented and mystifying conflicts of WW I. It was a secret struggle BENEATH the Western Front that combined daring engineering, ...
Style: tense, emotional, realistic, serious, uplifting ...
Plot: soldier, military, war, human spirit, hopes, tunnel, danger, life is a bitch, brutality, heroes, hapless soldier, periscope ...
Time: 20th century, year 1916, 1910s
Place: europe, germany, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 8.1
 649
Anzacs (1985)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Australia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Anzacs was a 1985 5-part Australian miniseries set in World War I. The series follows the lives of a group of young Australian men who enlist in the 8th Battalion of the First Australian Imperial Force in 1914, fighting first at Gallipoli in 1915, ...
Style: bleak, exciting, captivating, rough, serious ...
Plot: superior officer, military, soldier, friendship, military life, war, adventure, heroes, escapades, battle zone, battles, dead soldier ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: australia, new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 7.9
 1K
Gallipoli (2015)
Genre: War
Country: Australia
Duration: 44 min.
Story: As dawn breaks on April 25, 1915, ANZAC troops go into battle on the beaches of the Gallipoli peninsula. Landing in the dark chaos, Tolly, Bevan and their mates struggle to establish a tenuous foothold on the treacherous slopes and deep ravines. ...
Style: realistic, emotional, captivating, stylized, serious ...
Plot: military, war, danger, military life, soldier, siblings relations, battle zone, family relations, battles, survival, male nudity, skinny dipping ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: turkey, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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 8.2
 19K
War & Peace (2016)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: UK
Duration: 379 min.
Story: Sumptuous BBC mini-series following the fortunes and the rise and fall of five aristocratic families in the waning days of imperial Russia.
Style: captivating, stylized, epic, serious, realistic ...
Plot: aristocracy, society, war, love and romance, state affairs, wartime life, couple relations, love story, fall in love, courage, battle, friendship ...
Time: 19th century
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
13%
 7.8
 4K
Bomb Girls (2012)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Focusing on a group of women working in a munitions plant during World War II, this ensemble drama depicts the dangers and new experiences they face.
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, stylized, tense
Audience: girls' night
Plot: factory, wartime life, life is a bitch, strong female presence, workplace, sexism, working woman, accident, gender, society, world war two, feminism ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 40s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.4
 11K
The Red Baron (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, Drama, Romance, War
Country: Germany, UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Richthofen goes off to war like thousands of other men. As fighter pilots, they become cult heroes for the soldiers on the battlefields. Marked by sportsmanlike conduct, technical exactitude and knightly propriety, they have their own code of ...
Style: emotional, captivating, sincere, exciting, touching ...
Audience: date night
Plot: world war one, soldier, military, romance, fall in love, rise to the top, military life, tragic love, heroes, love affair, unfulfillment, brother brother relationship ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 1900s
Place: germany, europe, berlin germany, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.6
 3K
1864 (2014)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, History, War
Country: Denmark, Norway, Sweden, Germany
Duration: 57 min.
Story: When Austria and Prussia declare war on Denmark, two brothers are called to serve in the bloodiest battle in Denmark's history.
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, stylized, epic
Plot: war, love triangle, battles, military life, danger, military, political unrest, life is a bitch, soldier, army, brother brother relationship, siblings relations ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1860s
Place: denmark, austria, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
War and Peace (2007)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Italy, France, Germany, Russia, Poland
Duration: 394 min.
Story: War and Peace delineates in graphic detail events leading up to the French invasion of Russia, and the impact of the Napoleonic era on Tsarist society, as seen through the eyes of five Russian aristocratic families. Portions of an earlier version of ...
Style: captivating, stylized, epic, emotional, romantic ...
Plot: aristocracy, love, tragic love, wartime life, war, love triangle, romance, true love, couple relations, social differences, betrayal, invasion ...
Time: 19th century
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Gallipoli: End of the Road (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: Turkey
Duration: 101 min.
Story: April, 1915. First World War in Canakkale, Ottoman Empire. Two brothers leave their mountain village to fight on the front line. One is an experienced sniper fighting for Ottomans against the invasion, while his brother finds it much tougher to cope ...
Style: exciting, serious, epic, realistic, stylized ...
Plot: survival, battles, military, siblings relations, danger, soldier, military life, one man army, heroic mission, battle zone, family relations, world war one ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s
Place: ottoman empire, turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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: suspenseful, epic, tense, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, war, military life, military, sniper, battles, gory, friendship, behind enemy lines, human spirit, patriotism, self sacrifice ...
Time: 40s, 1940s, 20th century
Place: germany, europe, france, austria, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Eternal Zero (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, War
Country: Japan
Duration: 144 min.
Story: A young man Kentaro Saeki (Haruma Miura) keeps failing his bar test and does not know what to do any more. His older sister Keiko is a freelance writer. Kentaro and Keiko begin to search for information on their grandfather Kyuzo Miyabe (Junichi ...
Style: serious, sentimental, realistic, stylized, emotional ...
Plot: soldier, war, military, human spirit, hopes, battles, moral dilemma, uncover truth, world war two, family relations, siblings relations, aerial combats ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, 1940s
Place: japan, asia, pearl harbor
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Book of Negroes (2015)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Canada
Duration: 265 min.
Story: Kidnapped in Africa and subsequently enslaved in South Carolina, Aminata must navigate a revolution in New York, isolation in Nova Scotia and treacherous jungles of Sierra Leone, in an attempt to secure her freedom in the 19th century.
Style: thought provoking, emotional, disturbing, realistic, epic ...
Plot: human spirit, racism, life is a bitch, slavery, hopes, injustice, american revolution, escapades, confined, society, black woman, kidnapping ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century
Place: south carolina, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Cinder Path (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: UK
Duration: 145 min.
Story: Tale of a farmer's son who gets involved with two sisters, then goes to fight in the trenches in WW1.
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: crimes, love affair, hopes, couples, social differences, dishonesty, farm, battle zone, siblings relations, witnessing a crime, battles, wartime life ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, edwardian era
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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 8.2
 560
War & Peace (1972)
Genre: Drama, History, 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: exciting, intellectual, realistic, serious, epic ...
Plot: war, soldier, napoleonic wars, rich and poor, couple relations, parents and children, wartime life, battles, society, leadership, couples, family life ...
Time: 19th century
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Saints and Soldiers: The Void (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Germany, May 1945, deep in the Harz Mountains a U.S. tank crew discovers a platoon of Germans preparing to ambush U.S. supply trucks.
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: racism, military, soldier, military life, against the odds, battles, save the day, danger, war, heroic mission, human spirit, hopes ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s, year 1944
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
The Dovekeepers (2015)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: This four-hour miniseries is based on Alice Hoffman’s acclaimed historical novel about four extraordinary women whose lives intersect in a fight for survival at the siege of Masada.
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, touching, captivating ...
Plot: survival, strong female presence, political unrest, society, rebellion, rebelliousness, siege, love and romance, religion, hopes, state affairs, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: ancient history, 1st century
Place: holy land, israel, middle east, jerusalem
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
The Front Line (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: South Korea
Duration: 133 min.
Story: In 1951 ceasefire is declared, but two remaining armies fought their final battle on the front line Towards the end of the Korean War, a South Korean battalion is fiercely battling over a hill on the front line border against the North in order to ...
Style: exciting, captivating, rough, serious, realistic
Plot: war, battles, battle, military life, military, soldier, friendship, army investigation, squad, life is a bitch, sergeant, battle zone ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s
Place: korea, asia, south korea, north korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
North and South (1985)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 561 min.
Story: Two friends, one northern and one southern, struggle to maintain their friendship as events build towards the American Civil War.
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, emotional, captivating ...
Plot: american civil war, civil war, friendship, espionage, love and romance, family feud, slavery, military base, best friends, military, love triangle, foe turned friend ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s, victorian era, 1850s, 1860s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Movie in collections
 7.2
 142K
War Horse (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: USA, India
Duration: 146 min.
Story: Follows a young man named Albert and his horse, Joey, and how their bond is broken when Joey is sold to the cavalry and sent to the trenches of World War One. Despite being too young to enlist, Albert heads to France to save his friend.
Style: emotional, touching, sentimental, captivating, serious ...
Plot: horse, friendship, world war one, battles, german, war, human spirit, animal training, trapped, artillery, danger, hopes ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, year 1918
Place: england, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Deadline Gallipoli (2015)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Australia
Duration: 197 min.
Story: Three journalists, Charles Bean, Ellis Ashmead Bartlett and Phillip Schuler, arrive at Gallipoli with the invading British and Allied troops in 1915. They will report the war but are prevented from getting out the true story of an unfolding ...
Style: captivating, tense, realistic, serious
Plot: idealism, journalism, danger, war, battle zone, soldier, media, trench warfare, world war one
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 8.3
 94K
The Pacific (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 530 min.
Story: A 10-part mini-series from the creators of "Band of Brothers" telling the intertwined stories of three Marines during America's battle with the Japanese in the Pacific during World War II.
Style: serious, disturbing, suspenseful, emotional, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: battles, war, military, navy, world war two, squad, marines, soldier, battlefield, battle zone, friends, gory ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, year 1945
Place: japan, asia, pacific ocean, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 7.6
 9K
Parade's End (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, War
Country: UK
Duration: 59 min.
Story: In the years before the First World War, three Britons are drawn into fraught and ultimately tragic relations: Anglican Christopher Tietjens, second son of the lord of the manor of Groby, Yorkshire, who is a disconsolate, Tory statistician in ...
Style: serious, realistic, clever, stylized
Audience: girls' night
Plot: high society, love triangle, loveless marriage, crumbling marriage, lovers, romance, couple relations, conservative, love and romance, countryside, marriage, estate ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
The Jewel in the Crown (1984)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: UK
Duration: 778 min.
Story: The British Raj: though their position seems secure, thoughtful English men and women know that "their" time in India is coming to an end. The story begins with an unjust arrest for rape, and the consequences of this echo through the ...
Style: emotional, sincere, captivating, realistic, serious ...
Plot: forbidden love, racism, politics, rape, tragic love, life is a bitch, culture clash, false accusation, unwanted pregnancy, dishonesty, manners, state affairs ...
Time: 50s, 40s, 1940s
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 8.2
 2K
China Beach (1988)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Dateline: November 1967. Within klicks of Danang, Vietnam, sits a U.S. Army base, bar and hospital on China Beach filled with wounded soldiers and one very lovely but damaged Army Nurse Colleen McMurphy. Many heroes, dead and alive, try to make ...
Style: serious, sincere, realistic, touching, contemplative
Plot: military hospital, military, vietnam war, doctor, life is a bitch, military base, superior officer, power relations, wartime life, doctors and patients, military life, u.s. army ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century
Place: vietnam, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Burnt by the Sun 2: Citadel (2011)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Russia
Duration: 157 min.
Story: The final part of Mikhalkov's trilogy about Divisional Commander Kotov finds him returning home during World War II having been betrayed, narrowly escaped execution for treason and nearly reduced to dust in a prison camp. Only to discover that ...
Style: realistic, gloomy, serious, stylized, atmospheric ...
Plot: soldier, dishonesty, danger, family problems, life is a bitch, deadly, escapades, war, injustice, survival, military life, family relations ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, year 1943
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
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