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Two Deaths (1995)
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Two Deaths (1995)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A tale of power, passion and obsession set in a politically torn Eastern European country.
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, talky, enigmatic, reflective, melancholic, harsh, art house, erotic ...
Plot: revolution, obsession, vengeance, war, friendship, forbidden love, politics, soldier, couple relations, tragic love, love and romance, infidelity, intrigue, society, human nature, couples, dishonesty, dangerous attraction, political unrest, rebelliousness, introspection, wartime life, master and servant, state affairs, romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: romania, europe, eastern europe, bucharest, rio de janeiro, new york, ireland ...

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, emotional and dramatic films with plots about love and romance, war, couples, romance, friendship, love and politics mostly in Drama, War and Romance genres. Some movies like Two Deaths: Yanks (1979), The Edge of Love (2008), Land and Freedom (1995), A Tale of Two Cities (1980), Lucie Aubrac (1997). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Yanks (1979)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA, West Germany, UK
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, emotional, realistic, touching
Plot: soldier, racism, prejudice, couple relations, wartime life, love affair, forbidden love, infidelity, war, romance, opposites attract, world war two ...
Time: 40s, 1940s, 20th century
Place: england, europe, northern england
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95%
The Edge of Love (2008)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance, War
Country: UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The Edge of love is a love story of two feisty women and a brilliant, charismatic poet who love both women. One woman Vera Phillips who is his first love and whom he lost for ten year, while other one is his present wife Caitlin who is adventurous ...
Style: captivating, sincere, romantic, light, melancholic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: love triangle, poet, infidelity, soldier, pregnancy, romance, friendship, unfulfillment, intrigue, war, wartime life, couple relations ...
Time: 40s, 1940s, 18th century
Place: england, london, europe, wales
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Land and Freedom (1995)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK, Spain, Germany, Italy, France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: The movie narrates the story of David Carr, an unemployed worker and member of the Communist Party of Great Britain. In 1936 he decides to fight for the Republican side in the Spanish Civil War, an anti-fascist coalition of liberals, communists and ...
Style: realistic, captivating, thought provoking, serious, emotional ...
Plot: working class, fascism, civil war, politics, spanish civil war, revolution, communist, fighting the system, idealism, war, political unrest, fall in love ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 90s
Place: spain, england, barcelona, europe, barcelona spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
A Tale of Two Cities (1980)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 162 min.
Story: Dissolute barrister Sydney Carton becomes enchanted and then hopelessly in love with the beautiful Lucie Manette. But Lucie loves and marries Charles Darnay, and remains oblivious to Carton's undimmed devotion to her. When Darnay is ensnared in ...
Style: serious, emotional, touching, realistic
Plot: revolution, friendship, french revolution, heroes, couples, love and romance, unfulfillment, heroic mission, wartime life, couple relations, destructive relationship, state affairs ...
Time: 18th century
Place: france, england, london, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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 6.7
 1K
Lucie Aubrac (1997)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A love story or a tale of the resistance, this poignant movie tells both the haunting story of a French resistance cell in Lyon but also the love of Lucie Aubrac for her husband...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, factual, talky ...
Plot: romance, wartime life, state affairs, war, couple relations, life is a bitch, love and romance, rescue, political unrest, heroes, love affair, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s, 19th century
Place: france, england, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Kiss of the Spider Woman (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Luis Molina and Valentin Arregui are cell mates in a South American prison. Luis, a homosexual, is found guilty of immoral behaviour and Valentin is a political prisoner. To escape reality Luis invents romantic movies, while Valentin tries to keep ...
Style: talky, clever, emotional, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: prison, politics, torture, gays and lesbians, friendship, betrayal, redemption, homosexuality, gay, hopes, confined, love and romance ...
Time: 80s, 1930s
Place: latin america, brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Nelly & Monsieur Arnaud (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy, Germany
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Nelly leaves her lazy, unemployed husband to work for retired judge Mr Arnaud, forty years her senior, after he offers to clear her bills for her. While she types his memoirs the two develop a close friendship, but Arnaud becomes jealous when Nelly ...
Style: gloomy, sexual, touching, psychological, serious ...
Plot: friendship, love affair, fall in love, looking for love, couples, romance, love and romance, unfulfillment, friends, writer's life, couple relations, love triangle ...
Time: 90s, 1920s
Place: france, europe, tokyo, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.9
 3K
Murphy's War (1971)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Murphy is the sole survivor of his crew, that has been massacred by a German U-Boat in the closing days of World War II. He is rescued, and ends up at a forgotten mission station near the mouth of the Orinoco, and begins to plot his vengeance. He ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, exciting, melancholic ...
Plot: revenge, sole survivor, crane, irishman, war, vengeance, obsession, island, race against time, military life, heroes, danger ...
Place: ireland, germany, europe, south america, africa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Fortunes of War (1987)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 407 min.
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: serious, emotional, clever, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: infidelity, life is a bitch, unlikely couple, gays and lesbians, military, couples, political intrigue, dishonesty, unfulfillment, war, state affairs, crumbling marriage ...
Time: 1940s, 40s
Place: europe, middle east, egypt, africa, greece ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 7.1
 6K
Under Fire (1983)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Three U.S. journalists (Nick Nolte, Joanna Cassidy, Gene Hackman) get too close to one another and their work in 1979 Nicaragua.
Style: tense, realistic, thought provoking, captivating, emotional ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: revolution, photojournalist, war, politics, journalism, idealism, power of media, political unrest, rebellion, crimes, witnessing a crime, battles ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: nicaragua, latin america, central america, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.6
 7K
Max (2002)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Hungary, Canada, UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In 1918, a young, disillusioned Adolph Hitler strikes up a friendship with a Jewish art dealer while weighing a life of passion for art vs. talent at politics
Style: realistic, sincere, clever, serious, gloomy ...
Plot: anti semitism, controversy, infidelity, friendship, blind ambition, artists and showbiz, friends, rise to the top, state affairs, racism, ambition, obsession ...
Time: 1910s, 20s, 20th century, 1930s, 1920s ...
Place: europe, germany, munich germany, vienna
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.1
 747
Talk of Angels (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: This is the story of a young Irish woman who comes to Spain to escape from the pressures she feels about her impending marriage to a political activist in Ireland. But in Spain in the 1930's, taking a job of governess in a wealthy family, she ...
Style: realistic, emotional, sincere, serious, touching
Plot: infidelity, politics, self discovery, opposites attract, family relations, couples, fall in love, love affair, dishonesty, political unrest, false accusation, love triangle ...
Time: 30s, 1930s
Place: spain, ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Burnt by the Sun (1994)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Russia, France
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Russia, 1936: revolutionary hero Colonel Kotov is spending an idyllic summer in his dacha with his young wife and six-year-old daughter Nadia and other assorted family and friends. Things change dramatically with the unheralded arrival of Cousin ...
Style: touching, captivating, stylized, psychological, emotional ...
Plot: parents and children, politics, communism, betrayal, totalitarianism, russian history, stalinism, repression, symbolism, friendship, colonel, war ...
Time: 30s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: russia, ussr, poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Flower of My Secret (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Marisa Paredes is Leocadia ("Leo") Macias, a woman writing “pink” romance novels under the alias of Amanda Gris that are very popular all across Spain. Unlike her romantic novels, her own love life is troubled. Leo has a less than ...
Style: clever, realistic, touching, psychological, tense ...
Plot: obsession, old woman, romance, hopes, couple relations, artists and showbiz, unfulfillment, writer's life, crumbling marriage, love and romance, family problems, introspection ...
Time: 90s
Place: spain, europe, madrid, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Frankie Starlight (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Ireland, UK, France, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The quirky story of a young boy's adventures growing up with his stunningly beautiful mother and the two very different men who love her.
Style: serious, realistic, touching, psychological, talky ...
Plot: self discovery, forbidden love, family life, family relations, romance, human nature, couple relations, love and romance, unfulfillment, parents and children, death in the family, love triangle ...
Place: ireland, france, europe, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Razor's Edge (1984)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 128 min.
Story: He had everything and wanted nothing. He learned that he had nothing and wanted everything. He saved the world and then it shattered. The path to enlightenment is as sharp and narrow as a razor's edge.
Style: touching, realistic, clever, serious, tense ...
Plot: murder, soldier, enlightenment, redemption, friendship, friends, love and romance, obsessive quest, couples, self discovery, hopes, haunted by the past ...
Time: 1930s
Place: india, europe, asia, france, himalaya ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Life and Nothing But (1989)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: France
Duration: 135 min.
Story: January, 1920. 350,000 French soldiers remain missing in action. Major Dellaplane tirelessly matches the dead and the wounded with families' descriptions. Honor and ethics drive him; he hates the idea of "the unknown soldier." Into ...
Style: serious, realistic, gloomy
Plot: missing in action, anti war, tunnel, friendship, military, soldier, battles, love and romance, destructive relationship, romance, wartime life, haunted by the past ...
Time: 1910s, 1920s, 20s, post world war one
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Before the Rain (1994)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Republic of Macedonia, France, UK
Duration: 113 min.
Story: The circularity of violence seen in a story that circles on itself. In Macedonia, during war in Bosnia, Christians hunt an ethnic Albanian girl who may have murdered one of their own. A young monk who's taken a vow of silence offers her ...
Style: atmospheric, realistic, serious, captivating, non-linear ...
Plot: albanian, love affair, monk, politics, violence, photographer, murder, girl, christian, restaurant, political unrest, couples ...
Time: 90s
Place: macedonia, former yugoslavia, london, england, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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 6.9
 1K
Eleni (1985)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Nick is a writer in New York when he gets posted to a bureau in Greece. He has waited 30 years for this. He wants to know why his mother was killed in the civil war years earlier. In a parallel plot line we see Nick as a young boy and his family as ...
Style: realistic, psychological, emotional, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: village, revolution, civil war, against humanity, wartime life, self discovery, journalism, genocide, media, rebellion, war, state affairs ...
Place: greece, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.9
 812
Go West (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War, Western
Country: Bosnia and Herzegovina
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In the nineties the Yugoslavia Federation falls apart in bloody wars. Perpetual student Milan, a Serb from a patriarchal community and Kenan, a Muslim cellist, are a homosexual couple living in Sarajevo. Their lives, intimate and public, are shaken ...
Style: tense, bleak, serious, emotional, realistic
Plot: war, state affairs, unfulfillment, romance, gender bending, love affair, political unrest, dishonesty, village, love and romance, life is a bitch, hidden identity ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: serbia, former yugoslavia, europe, bosnia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.3
 389
Love & Rage (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Isle Of Man, Ireland, Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Daniel Craig stars as the notorious chancer in this interpretation of the affair between James Lynchehaun (who inspired Synge’s The Playboy of the Western World) and the ‘yellow woman’.
Style: gloomy, realistic, serious, biting
Plot: obsession, dangerous attraction, mysterious character, love and romance, romance, infidelity, destructive relationship, social differences, society, tragic love, island, politics ...
Time: 19th century, victorian
Place: ireland, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.3
 851
For the Moment (1993)
Genre: Romance, War, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: This Canadian film presents and old-fashioned war time romance. It is set during 1942 in Manitoba and traces the doomed affair between a young farmer's wife (Christianne Hirt) whose husband is fighting abroad and a dashing Australian pilot ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, serious, dramatic, emotional ...
Plot: infidelity, war, romance, betrayal, love and romance, wartime life, destructive relationship, military, soldier, basic training, military life, self discovery ...
Time: 40s, 1940s
Place: canada, australia, palestine, israel, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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: humorous, serious, emotional, sentimental, touching ...
Plot: soldier, farm, deserter, cross dressing, wartime life, love and romance, romance, war, military, fall in love, gender bending, on the run ...
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.1
 7K
Havana (1990)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 144 min.
Story: An American professional gambler named Jack Weil (Redford) decides to visit Havana, Cuba to gamble. On the boat to Havana, he meets Roberta Duran (Olin), the wife of a revolutionary, Arturo (Julia). Shortly after their arrival, Arturo is taken away ...
Style: touching, sentimental, atmospheric, stylized, serious ...
Plot: love triangle, revolution, gambling, politics, gambler, state affairs, romance, love and romance, cons and scams, battles, redemption, political unrest ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s, year 1959, year 1958
Place: cuba, latin america, havana cuba, australia, caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.5
 10K
Brothers (2004)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Denmark, UK, Sweden, Norway
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A Danish officer, Michael (Thomsen), is sent away to the International Security Assistance Force operation in Afghanistan for three months. His first mission there is to find a young radar technician who had been separated from his squad some ...
Style: realistic, emotional, psychological, tense, touching ...
Plot: prisoner, siblings relations, war, helicopter, haunted by the past, favoritism among siblings, family relations, parents and children, life is a bitch, family life, family problems, military ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: afghanistan, europe, denmark, california, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.9
 531
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: realistic, sexual, captivating, tense, emotional ...
Plot: love triangle, life is a bitch, couple relations, wartime life, against humanity, ghetto, infidelity, love and romance, confined, dishonesty, couples, family in danger ...
Time: 20th century, 40s
Place: poland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
To Kill a King (2003)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A recounting of the relationship between General Fairfax and Oliver Cromwell, as they try to cope with the consequences of deposing King Charles I.
Style: talky, captivating, serious, clever, realistic ...
Plot: rivalry, rebelliousness, betrayal, intrigue, revolution, dishonesty, political unrest, society, state affairs, torture, civil war, battlefield ...
Time: 17th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Last September (1999)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: France, UK, Ireland
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In 1920s Ireland, an elderly couple reside over a tired country estate. Living with them are their high-spirited niece, their Oxford student nephew, and married house guests, who are trying to cover up that they are presently homeless. The niece ...
Style: gloomy, psychological, emotional, serious, realistic
Plot: soldier, politics, romance, unfulfillment, unfulfilled love, rich and poor, couple relations, master and servant, state affairs, love and romance, intrigue, power relations ...
Time: 20s, 1920s
Place: ireland, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Land Girls (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: UK, France
Duration: 111 min.
Story: During World War II, the organisation "The Women's Land Army" recruited women to work on British farms while the men were off to war. Three such "land girls" of different social backgrounds - quiet Stella, young hairdresser ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, touching, serious, sincere ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: countryside, friendship, war, romance, working class, fall in love, couples, society, couple relations, friends, hopes, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s
Place: england, europe, pearl harbor, english channel, egypt ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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, tense, serious, emotional
Audience: girls' night
Plot: soldier, love affair, impossible love, love and romance, romance, unfulfilled love, war, couples, wartime life, woman in danger, love, love triangle ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: france, europe, normandy
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%