Movies like Good Evening, Mr. Wallenberg

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Good Evening, Mr. Wallenberg (1990)
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Good Evening, Mr. Wallenberg (1990)
Original name: God afton, herr Wallenberg
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: Sweden, Hungary
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Swedish account of Raoul Wallenberg, the man responsible for the largest rescue of Jews during World War II.
Style: thought provoking, uplifting, bleak, serious, emotional, realistic
Plot: rescue, ghetto, holocaust, politics, genocide, anti semitism, swedish, hungarian, war, survival, heroes, confined, misfit, racism, life is a bitch, human spirit, hopes, moral dilemma, danger, society, political unrest, immigrants, redemption, wartime life, escapades ...
Time: 40s, 1940s
Place: hungary, europe, sweden, moscow russia, stockholm sweden, budapest hungary

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, bleak and emotional films with plots about world war two, against humanity, holocaust, war, confined, danger and nazi mostly in Drama, War and Biography genres. Some movies like Good Evening, Mr. Wallenberg: The Hiding Place (1975), The Aryan Couple (2004), Schindler's List (1993), Uprising (2001), Conspiracy (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Perlasca: The Courage of a Just Man (2002)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Italy, France, Sweden, Hungary
Duration: 197 min.
Story: It is the real story of Giorgio Perlasca (Luca Zingaretti). During the 1920s he was an Italian Fascist supporter, fighting in Africa an in the Spanish civil war where he deserved a safe conduct for Spanish embassies. After some years, disillusioned ...
Style: realistic, disturbing, serious, emotional, captivating ...
Plot: holocaust, idealism, ghetto, concentration camp, good versus evil, deportation, black market, genocide, nazism, danger, escapades, daring rescue ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 30s, 20s, 40s ...
Place: hungary, italy, budapest hungary, spain, sweden
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95%
The Hiding Place (1975)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 150 min.
Story: The Hiding Place is an account of a Dutch family who risk their lives by offering a safe haven for Jews during World War II
Style: uplifting, disturbing, realistic, sincere, bleak ...
Plot: holocaust, survival, concentration camp, anti heroes, against humanity, hopes, war, religions or cults, genocide, heroes, confined, siblings relations ...
Time: 40s, 1940s
Place: holland, europe, netherlands
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Varian's War: The Forgotten Hero (2001)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK, USA, Canada
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Varian Fry rescues more than 2,000 artists from Nazi persecution during World War II.
Style: tense, realistic, sincere, serious, emotional
Plot: against humanity, war, escapades, life is a bitch, confined, politics, moral dilemma, society, rescue, racism, journalism, media ...
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
The Aryan Couple (2004)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 119 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: realistic, captivating, tense, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: concentration camp, anti semitism, holocaust, danger, society, moral dilemma, family life, political unrest, wartime life, computers and web, palaces castles and temples, racism ...
Time: 40s, 1940s
Place: hungary, germany, switzerland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Schindler's List (1993)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 195 min.
Story: The true story of how businessman Oskar Schindler saved over a thousand Jewish lives from the Nazis while they worked as slaves in his factory during World War II.
Style: serious, touching, emotional, realistic, bleak ...
Plot: holocaust, concentration camp, ghetto, against humanity, anti semitism, rescue, genocide, survival, war, nazism, confined, escapades ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 1930s, 1990s
Place: poland, germany, europe, israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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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: rough, bleak, serious, emotional, realistic ...
Plot: holocaust, ghetto, anti semitism, deportation, political unrest, military life, survival, battles, danger, genocide, heroes, human spirit ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s, year 1943
Place: poland, europe, warsaw poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.8
 16K
Conspiracy (2001)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The historical recreation of the 1942 Wannsee Conference, in which Nazi and SS leaders gathered in a Berlin suburb to discuss the "Final Solution to the Jewish Question". Lead by SS-General Reinhard Heydrich, this group of high ranking ...
Style: bleak, disturbing, factual, intense, atmospheric ...
Plot: holocaust, genocide, anti semitism, racism, politics, wartime life, state affairs, human spirit, leadership, soldier, against humanity, conspiracy ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, 1940s, 1930s
Place: germany, berlin germany, europe, poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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The Grey Zone (2001)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A Nazi doctor, along with the Sonderkomando Jews – who are forced to work in the crematoria of Auschwitz against their fellow-Jews – find themselves in a moral grey zone.
Style: serious, factual, depressing, harsh, compassionate ...
Plot: holocaust, concentration camp, survival, redemption, smuggling, human spirit, against humanity, anti semitism, danger, hopes, war, confined ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s, year 1944
Place: europe, poland, germany, budapest hungary, israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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The Pianist (2002)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music, War
Country: France, Poland, Germany, UK, USA
Duration: 150 min.
Story: The true story of pianist Wladyslaw Szpilman's experiences in Warsaw during the Nazi occupation. When the Jews of the city find themselves forced into a ghetto, Szpilman finds work playing in a café; and when his family is deported in 1942, he ...
Style: bleak, suspense, emotional, compassionate, harsh ...
Plot: holocaust, pianist, survival, ghetto, against humanity, anti semitism, atrocity, jewish, deportation, starvation, genocide, nazi occupation ...
Time: 1940s, 30s, 20th century, 40s, 1930s
Place: poland, germany, europe, warsaw poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Lauf Junge lauf (2013)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, War
Country: Germany, France, Poland
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Run Boy Run is the true story of Jurek, an eight-year-old boy, who escapes from the Warsaw ghetto, then manages to survive in the woods and working as a farmhand, disguising himself as a Polish orphan. He encounters people who will betray him for a ...
Style: realistic, captivating, gloomy, touching, bleak ...
Plot: holocaust, survival, danger, youth, anti semitism, young heroes, against humanity, escapades, orphan, ghetto, human spirit, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 40s
Place: germany, poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
My Mother's Courage (1995)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Germany, UK, Austria, Ireland
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The deportation of 4000 Jews from Budapest to Auschwitz in July 1944, as told by George Tabori, and how the narrator's mother escaped it, owing to coincidence, courage and some help from where you'd least expect it.
Style: captivating, thought provoking, disturbing, bleak, serious ...
Plot: concentration camp, holocaust, deportation, war, hopes, life is a bitch, against humanity, wartime life, anti semitism, family in danger, danger, destiny ...
Time: 1940s
Place: budapest hungary, hungary, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 7.3
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Amen. (2002)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, War
Country: France, Germany, Romania
Duration: 132 min.
Story: The film "Amen." examines the links between the Vatican and Nazi Germany. The central character is Kurt Gerstein, a member of the Institute for Hygiene of the Waffen-SS who is horrified by what he sees in the death camps. Moreover, he is ...
Style: realistic, bleak, serious, clever, suspenseful ...
Plot: holocaust, concentration camp, genocide, politics, massacre, torment, anti semitism, war crime, pope, conscience, doctor, euthanasia ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 30s, 1930s, 1940s
Place: germany, europe, poland, romania, hungary ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Boat Is Full (1981)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Switzerland, West Germany, Austria
Duration: 101 min.
Story: During World War II, Switzerland severely limited refugees: "Our boat is full." A train from Germany halts briefly in an isolated corner of Switzerland. Six people jump off seeking asylum: four Jews, a French child, and a German soldier. ...
Style: realistic, disturbing, bleak, serious, captivating
Plot: holocaust, politics, anti semitism, refugee, train, battles, political unrest, danger, survival, wartime life, against humanity, war ...
Time: 40s, 1940s
Place: switzerland, germany, europe, zurich switzerland
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 7.5
 28K
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, snow, soldier, anti war, squad, execution, nazism, german, war, russian, politics, genocide ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, 1940s, year 1943, year 1942
Place: russia, europe, italy, germany, poland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.3
 384
Haven (2001)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 180 min.
Story: This is the true story of a woman named Ruth Gruber who travels to Europe to help escort 1000 Jewish War victims to the United States. She comes to love and feel sorry for them all, and fights for their rights to live in America.
Style: emotional, sincere, serious, disturbing, realistic ...
Plot: holocaust, deportation, d day, anti semitism, ship, quarantine, survival, wartime life, hopes, confined, against humanity, war ...
Time: 40s, 30s, 1940s, 1930s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Triumph of the Spirit (1989)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Sport, War
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Fact based story about a former Greek Olympic boxer who was taken as a prisoner during World war II and placed in the Auschwitz prison camp. There he was permitted to survive as long as he fought for the amusement of his captors. His father and ...
Style: serious, bleak, suspenseful, tense, realistic
Plot: concentration camp, holocaust, survival, auschwitz, boxer, boxing, confined, anti heroes, love and romance, contests and competitions, human spirit, family problems ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, 30s, year 1943 ...
Place: poland, europe, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Out of the Ashes (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: The real-life story of Gisella Perl, a Jewish Hungarian doctor imprisoned in the notorious Auschwitz death camp of World War II.
Style: captivating, uplifting, emotional, serious, bleak ...
Plot: holocaust, concentration camp, pregnancy, survival, against humanity, war, life is a bitch, confined, society, misfit, moral dilemma, starting over ...
Time: 40s, 1940s
Place: hungary, europe, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Courageous Heart of Irena Sendler (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Irena Sendler is a Catholic social worker who has sympathized with the Jews since her childhood, when her physician father died of typhus contracted while treating poor Jewish patients. When she initially proposes saving Jewish children from the ...
Style: realistic, serious, emotional, gloomy
Plot: holocaust, ghetto, social worker, rescue, hopes, rabbi, accountant, smuggling, against humanity, confined, life is a bitch, nazi germany ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: poland, europe, warsaw poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Genre: Drama, War
Country: Italy, France, Germany, Switzerland
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Although liberated from Auschwitz on January 27, 1945, Levi did not reach Turin until October 19 of that year. After spending some time in a Soviet camp for former concentration camp inmates, he embarked on an arduous journey home in the company of ...
Style: gloomy, realistic, captivating, uplifting, serious ...
Plot: concentration camp, holocaust, refugee, danger, anti semitism, society, captivity, wartime life, hopes, confined, against humanity, escapades ...
Time: 20th century, 40s
Place: italy, russia, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Genre: Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union, Belarus
Duration: 142 min.
Story: The invasion of a village in Byelorussia by German forces sends young Florya into the forest to join the weary Resistance fighters, against his family's wishes. There he meets a girl, Glasha, who accompanies him back to his village. On ...
Style: bleak, thought provoking, surreal, rough, serious ...
Plot: against humanity, genocide, atrocity, anti war, holocaust, war crime, surrealism, survival, war, occupation, execution, military ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, year 1943, 1940s
Place: russia, europe, germany, poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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: realistic, bleak, emotional, sincere, serious ...
Plot: holocaust, genocide, concentration camp, war, against humanity, dentist, attic, d day, diary, anti semitism, starvation, starving child ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 30s, 1940s, 1930s
Place: holland, europe, amsterdam, netherlands
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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: realistic, bleak, emotional, serious, disturbing ...
Plot: ghetto, rabbi, holocaust, sexual abuse, danger, anti semitism, religions or cults, misfit, society, injustice, survival, confined ...
Time: 40s, 1940s
Place: poland, europe, warsaw poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
City of War: The Story of John Rabe (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: France, China, Germany
Duration: 134 min.
Story: A true-story account of a German businessman who saved more than 200,000 Chinese during the Nanjing massacre in 1937-38.
Style: tense, disturbing, emotional, bleak, serious ...
Plot: war crime, pow, rescue, atrocity, chaos and mayhem, friends, coldhearted, escapades, wartime life, against humanity, heroic mission, anti heroes ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century, year 1937, year 1938
Place: china, asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Jakob the Liar (1999)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: France, Hungary, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: In 1944 Poland, a Jewish shop keeper named Jakob is summoned to ghetto headquarters after being caught out after curfew. While waiting for the German Kommondant, Jakob overhears a German radio broadcast about Russian troop movements. Returned to the ...
Style: humorous, sincere, semi serious, emotional, realistic ...
Plot: holocaust, starvation, ghetto, survival, war, anti heroes, hopes, against humanity, figment, confined, wartime life, protecting from truth ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s
Place: poland, europe, germany, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 7.2
 1K
Hamsun (1996)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: Germany, Norway, Sweden, Denmark
Duration: 159 min.
Story: Knut Hamsun is Norway's most famous and admired author. Ever since he was young he has hated the English for the starvation they caused Norway during WWI. When the Germans occupy Norway 9 April 1940 he welcomes them and the protection they can ...
Style: talky, uplifting, emotional, serious, sincere ...
Plot: holocaust, writer's life, hopes, state affairs, golden years, unfulfillment, artists and showbiz, wartime life, racism, life is a bitch, war, against humanity ...
Place: norway, germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Escape from Sobibor (1987)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: UK, Yugoslavia
Duration: 143 min.
Story: During WWII, the death camp at Treblinka had an escape, causing the Commandant at a similar camp in Sobibor to vow (actually threaten) that his camp would never experience the same thing. But those who were its captives, the Jewish laborers that had ...
Style: captivating, tense, rough, realistic, bleak ...
Plot: concentration camp, holocaust, against humanity, genocide, hard labor, brutality, violence, labor camp, corporal punishment, captivity, wartime life, hopes ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, 1940s
Place: poland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.3
 341
Hanna's War (1988)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 148 min.
Story: Hanna's War is the true story of Hanna Senesh, a Hungarian-Jewish WW2 resistance fighter, who would become Israel's "Joan of Arc". As a young person, she fled Nazi-occupied Hungary for Palestine, where she was recruited and ...
Style: disturbing, bleak, emotional, sincere, serious ...
Plot: holocaust, espionage, religions or cults, heroes, unfulfillment, against humanity, war, life is a bitch, confined, danger, misfit, against the odds ...
Place: israel, middle east, hungary
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Voyage of the Damned (1976)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 155 min.
Story: A luxury liner carries Jewish refugees from Hitler's Germany in a desperate fight for survival.
Style: tense, suspenseful, bleak, serious, realistic ...
Plot: holocaust, anti semitism, ship, against humanity, life is a bitch, cruise, on the run, survival, society, misfit, family in danger, danger ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s
Place: germany, cuba, latin america, europe, havana cuba ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Silent Night (2002)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Fact-based World War II story set on Christmas Eve, 1944, finds a German Mother and her son seeking refuge in a cabin on the war front. When she is invaded by three American soldiers and then three German soldiers, she successfully convinces the ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, uplifting
Plot: friendship, soldier, military, anti war, german soldier, cabin, medal, christmas eve, military police, christmas, holocaust, heroes ...
Time: 40s, 1940s
Place: germany, europe, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Attic: The Hiding of Anne Frank (1988)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: During the Nazi occupation of Amsterdam, Otto Frank decides to hide his family, who are Jewish, after his daughter Margot is called to appear for transport to a Nazi labour camp. Miep Gies, Otto Frank's office assistant hides them in the attic ...
Style: disturbing, thought provoking, serious, bleak, realistic
Plot: holocaust, anti semitism, family life, injustice, society, wartime life, war, confined, against humanity, life is a bitch, hopes, anti heroes ...
Time: 40s, 30s, 20th century
Place: amsterdam, holland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%