Movies like Match 2012

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Match (2012)
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Match (2012)
Original name: Матч
Genre: Drama, History, Sport
Country: Russia
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Based on the true story of the "death match" where the Soviet team "Start" scored its second victory over the German team «Flakelf» on August 9, 1942
Plot: world war two, nazi occupation, soccer match, sport
Time: year 1942
Place: soviet union, ukraine

Most similar movies to Match

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, captivating and bleak films with plots about world war two, nazi, war, nazi occupation, sport, death and family relations mostly in Drama, History and War genres. Some movies like Match: Three Seconds (2017), Famine '33 (1991), Hotel Meina (2007), The Boxer and Death (1963), In the Fog (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Three Seconds (2017)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: Russia
Duration: 133 min.
Story: The story is set at the 1972 Munich Olympics where the U.S. team lost the basketball championship for the first time in 36 years. The final moments of the final game have become one of the most controversial events in Olympic history. With play ...
Style: inspirational, captivating, atmospheric, motivational
Plot: basketball, sport, sport team, happy ending, rise to the top, human spirit, rivalry, reputation, stubbornness, against the odds, basketball player, basketball court ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
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100%
 6.9
 303
Famine '33 (1991)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Ukraine
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The film about the Holodomor famine in Ukraine, based on the novel 'The Yellow Prince' by Vasyl Barka. The film is told through the lives of the Katrannyk family of six. It relies more on images than on words shot in black-and-white.
Plot: family relations, hunger, corpse, shot to death, starvation, genocide, death, communism
Time: 1930s
Place: ukraine, soviet union
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46%
 6.1
 108
Hotel Meina (2007)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Italy, France, Serbia
Duration: 115 min.
Story: How will the Germans react to the armistice of the 8th of September 1943, due to which Italy betrays them and sides with the allied forces? This is the distressing questions that a group of 16 Italian - Greek Jews evacuated at The Meina Hotel ask ...
Plot: nazi occupation, refugee, hotel, jewish, mass murder, truce, world war two, war crime, nazi
Time: 1940s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Boxer and Death (1963)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Concentration camp commander Kraft finds out that prisoner Kominek is a former professional boxer. Overnight, the prisoner is made Kraft's exercise partner and unwillingly rises to a privileged position at the camp. His anger over the death of ...
Plot: boxer, escape, starvation, concentration camp, world war two, prisoner, sport, nazi, boxing, nazis
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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 6.8
 3K
In the Fog (2012)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Germany, Netherlands, Belarus, Russia, Latvia
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Western frontiers of the USSR, 1942. The region is under German occupation. A man is wrongly accused of collaboration. Desperate to save his dignity, he faces an impossible moral choice.
Style: realistic, serious, bleak, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: false accusation, world war two, nazi occupation, moral dilemma, survival, life is a bitch, wartime life, danger, human nature, resistance fighter, collaboration, war ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, year 1942
Place: russia, ussr
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Game of Their Lives (2005)
Genre: Drama, History, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Based on a true story, this film tells the tale of the 1950 US soccer team who, against all odds, beat England 1 - 0 in the city of Belo Horizonte, Brazil. Although no US team has yet won a World Cup title, this story is about the family traditions ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, serious, exciting
Plot: sport, human spirit, against the odds, ambition, rivalry, contests and competitions, hopes, sport team, underdog, interracial friendship, friendship, soccer match ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s
Place: brazil, missouri, usa, new york, rio de janeiro ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Dawns Here Are Quiet (1972)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 188 min.
Story: Based on the eponymous book by Boris Vasilyev, the film is set in Karelia (North-West of Russia, near Finland) in 1941 during WWII. In a beautiful and quiet wilderness far from the front-line there is an anti-aircraft artillery point, where corporal ...
Style: based on true events, tragic ending, disturbing, scenic, realistic ...
Plot: world war two, soldier, war, military, great patriotic war, soviet army, heroic mission, military life, wartime life, battles, survival, friendship ...
Time: year 1942
Place: russia, soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Die Akte General (2016)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Its 1959. German Public Prosecutor Bauer is convinced he has found the long sought Nazi criminal Adolf Eichmann in Argentina. This tense drama shows his struggle to have him brought to justice against the power jielded by old Nazi functionaries in ...
Plot: mossad, world war two, nazi germany, holocaust, auschwitz, shoah, male nudity, nazi
Time: 50s, 1950s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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The War Between Us (1995)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In World War II British Columbia, Canada, a Japanese immigrant family has to endure the racist Canadian policy of being interned and their property confiscated as "enemy aliens". At the same time, a white Canadian family has to deal with ...
Style: captivating, bleak, serious, realistic, disturbing
Plot: world war two, racism, deportation, society, immigrants, wartime life, war, ice hockey, bathhouse, political oppression, suicide by drowning, kimono ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.6
 3K
Francofonia (2015)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: France, Germany, Netherlands
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Master filmmaker Alexander Sokurov (Russian Ark) transforms a portrait of the world-renowned museum into a magisterial, centuries-spanning reflection on the relation between art, culture and power.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, suspense, enigmatic, semi documentary
Plot: nazi occupation, nazism, art, museum, painting, art museum, war, world, louvre, nazi occupied france, architecture, evacuation ...
Time: 1940s, year 1959, year 1967, year 1942, year 1940 ...
Place: paris france, russia, st. petersburg russia, vichy, germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Tango of Our Childhood (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The film is about the hard lot of a woman with an extraordinary character, who tries to raise her children and win back her husband, who left family for another woman, after return from the war.
Plot: world war two, horse, husband wife relationship, children, family relations, armenian, old woman, mother
Time: 1940s
Place: soviet union, armenia, caucasus, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Leaving of Liverpool (1992)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: UK, Australia
Duration: 180 min.
Story: A poignant and forceful saga which traces the fortunes of two English children uprooted from their beloved Liverpool dockside to the alien environment of Australia in the years following World War Two.
Plot: corporal punishment, world war two, self mutilation, orphan, self inflicted injury, spanking, juvenile delinquency, schoolgirl, female protagonist, caning
Place: liverpool
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Beitar Provence (2002)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: Israel
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The story of a little town, Givat Zurim, and its lowest-ranked soccer team. The lot for the quarterfinal of the national championship set Beitar Givat Zurim to host no less than Maccabi Tel Aviv, one of the best teams around. Those ten days until ...
Plot: sport, cup, small town, football team, soccer, fictional city, israeli, football player, soccer match, hotel
Place: israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
United Passions (2014)
Genre: Drama, History, Sport
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: An epic, untold story that brings to life the inspiring saga of the World Cup and the three determined men who created it. Driven by their vision and passion, three men, overcame their doubts and fought obstacles and scandals to make the World Cup a ...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, propaganda film
Plot: follow your dream, ambition, sport, contests and competitions, world cup, soccer, workplace, workplace intrigue, dishonesty, leadership, great depression, world war two ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 70s, 1920s, 1900s ...
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Legend No. 17 (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: Russia
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Biopic of Russian ice hockey legend Valeri Kharlamov from early childhood, rising to the pinnacle of the sport and his untimely death
Style: sincere, suspenseful, rough, suspense, psychological
Plot: ice hockey, sport, athlete's life, athlete and trainer, hockey player, sport team, career, relationship vs career, competition, love of one's life, love and romance, canadian
Place: soviet union, russia, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.3
 1K
The Coach (2018)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: Russia
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Contemporary Russia. After he flubs a penalty kick, a humiliated national soccer player quits the game. He flees to a small town, where he decides to coach their local team.
Style: exciting, captivating, uplifting, motivational, entertaining
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: football player, athlete's life, athlete and trainer, coach, soccer coach, football team, football, playing football, sport, athlete, soccer match, professional sports ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: russia, moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.6
 5K
Warsaw '44 (2014)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Poland
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A beautiful story about youth, love, friendship and the pursuit of adventure during the bloody and brutal reality of the Warsaw Uprising.
Style: realistic, captivating, tense, psychological, suspense
Plot: world war two, nazi occupation, nazi germany, love and romance, friendship, danger, society, death, couples, crimes, family relations, nazism ...
Time: 20th century, year 1944, 1940s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Miracle at Moreaux (1985)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 58 min.
Story: Drama - On a December night in 1943, three Jewish children escape from Nazi-occupied France and are given refuge by Sister Gabrielle at a Catholic school in which the gentile students must face their fears about harboring Jews from the Nazis. As the ...
Plot: nazi, border crossing, prejudice, nun, children, world war two, convent school, stealing food, boarding school, anti semitism, catholic school, holocaust ...
Time: year 1943
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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The Condemned of Altona (1962)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A dying German magnate invites his youngest son and daughter-in-law home to discuss the future of the family's shipbuilding empire. There, the daughter-in-law stumbles upon a secret of the family's Nazi past.
Plot: wealth, guilty conscience, nazi, drug addiction, genocide, brother sister relationship, war criminal, german soldier, shipyard, world war two, flashback, father son relationship ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: hamburg germany, soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.6
 4K
April 9th (2015)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Denmark
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In the early morning of April 9th 1940 the Danish army is alerted. The Germans have crossed the border; Denmark is at war against Europe's strongest army. In Southern Jutland Danish bicycle- and motorcycle companies are ordered out, to against ...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, tense, suspense ...
Plot: war, world war two, soldier, nazi occupation, against the odds, danger, military, battles, surprise attack, friendship, military life, battle zone ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s, year 1940
Place: denmark, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.3
 391
Transit (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, History, War
Country: Russia
Duration: 140 min.
Story: A group of American pilots from Alaska ferry Airacobra fighter planes across the ocean on Lend-lease. The orderly course of life is disrupted when it becomes clear that the American pilots are attractive and charming young women. The feelings of the ...
Plot: world war two, airplane, crush, american, flying, russian, language barrier, airfield, investigation, red army, political prisoner, affair ...
Place: soviet union, alaska
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Hospital of the Transfiguration (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The film is set in 1943 in a mental asylum in the country. But this is an unusual hospital: there are several incurable schizophrenic cases, staff is bit strange and a writer has voluntarily entered the clinic because he is "peculiar" and ...
Plot: doctor, mental institution, world war two, nazi occupation, cyanide, mental health, mass murder, mental patient, suicide by poison, grave, suicide, memory loss ...
Time: year 1939, 1930s
Place: poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 7.1
 158
Tank T-34 (1965)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Russian prisoners of war commandeer a tank and lead the Nazis on a cross-country chase in this World War II adventure drama. The Russians use their own tanks so the Nazis can use them as target practice to test a new anti-tank weapon. Knowing that ...
Plot: great patriotic war, behind enemy lines, red army, pow, self sacrifice, world war two, armor, uniform
Place: soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Attack and Retreat (1964)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Italy, Soviet Union
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Beautifully photographed and lyrically written, this largely factual account of Mussolini's disastrous invasion of Russia during World War II tells the story of an Italian regiment through the eyes of a farmer from Emilia, a plumber from Rome, ...
Plot: eastern front, italian army, world war two, nazism, courage, cold weather, bravery, sabotage, uniform, soldier, snow, frozen ...
Time: 1940s, year 1942, year 1941
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Fall of the Innocent (2011)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia
Duration: 126 min.
Story: With the Nazi takeover of Europe underway, the Reich Protector Reinhard Heydrich arrives in Prague and his underlings begin enforcing his authority in the towns and villages across the occupied country. In Lidice, the film's main protagonist, ...
Style: realistic, disturbing, serious, emotional, bleak
Plot: world war two, assassination, holocaust, mass murder, nazi occupation, heroic mission, life is a bitch, wartime life, haunted by the past, genocide, deadly, social relations ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, year 1942
Place: czechoslovakia, czech republic
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.5
 726
The Last Race (2016)
Genre: Drama, History, Sport
Country: China, Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Eric Liddell - China's first gold medalist and one of Scotland's greatest athletes - returns to war-torn China.
Plot: sport, pow, prisoner of war camp, japanese occupation, japanese flag, missionary, race, japanese soldier
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.8
 8K
Admiral (2008)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Russia
Duration: 124 min.
Story: This is a story of a great love facing the greatest drama of the history of Russia. Admiral Kolchak is a true war hero and beloved husband and father. One day he meets Anna, the love of his life and the wife of his best friend. The revolution in his ...
Style: realistic, dramatic, serious, based on true events, tragic ending ...
Plot: russian history, political unrest, destiny, world war one, politics, warship, state affairs, russian revolution, russian civil war, military, civil war, against the odds ...
Time: 1910s
Place: russia, st. petersburg russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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: bleak, serious, realistic, suspenseful, tense
Plot: world war two, concentration camp, holocaust, survival, boxer, boxing, heroes, confined, war, against humanity, sport, anti heroes ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s, 30s, 40s, 20th century ...
Place: poland, europe, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Spirits' Homecoming (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Two Korean girls, Jung-Min (14) and Young-hee (15) are kidnapped by the Japanese Imperial Army and taken to a 'Comfort Station' in China. There, they join other kidnapped girls in serving Japanese soldiers as sexual slaves known as ...
Plot: world war two, kidnapping, occupation, slavery
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Final Solution: The Wannsee Conference (1984)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Austria, West Germany
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A real time recreation of the 1942 Wannsee Conference, in which leading SS and Nazi Party officals gathered to discuss the "Final Solution to the Jewish Question". Led by SS-General Reinhard Heydrich, the Wannsee Conference was the ...
Style: serious, bleak, disturbing, contemplative, talky ...
Plot: world war two, genocide, racism, anti semitism, deportation, holocaust, conspiracy, murder, fascism, deadly, society, wartime life ...
Time: 40s, 1940s, year 1942
Place: germany, europe, berlin germany, warsaw poland, palestine
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%