Movies like Thirst 2013

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Thirst (2013)
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Thirst (2013)
Original name: Жажда
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Russia
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Young Chechnya war veteran alienates himself from his friends and family because of his burned face. When he has to help find his war-time friend, he manages to get back to life again.
Plot: fight, prostitute, morgue, birthday, accident, boy, memory, stepmother, war veteran, breakup, neighbor, flashback, alcohol, search, facial scar, reunion, hoodie, break up

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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: bleak, disturbing, realistic, serious, captivating ...
Plot: holocaust, concentration camp, hopes, world war two, deportation, destiny, human spirit, genocide, family in danger, moral dilemma, wartime life, anti semitism ...
Time: 1940s
Place: budapest, hungary, berlin germany
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From Karkheh to Rhine (1993)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Iran
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Saeed who is suffering from injuries that he received in the Iran-Iraq War, is sent to Germany for treatments. In Germany, he meets his sister and her German husband. Saeed and his sister who have not had any relations in many years try to ...
Plot: journalist, leukemia, war veteran, airport, iraq iran war, brother sister relationship, flashback, mime, wound, hospital, police, church ...
Place: iran, germany
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Fort Bliss (2014)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Turkey, USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: After returning home from an extended tour in Afghanistan, a decorated U.S. Army medic and single mother struggles to rebuild her relationship with her young son.
Style: sincere, touching, serious, emotional, realistic
Plot: female soldier, military base, war veteran, military life, haunted by the past, single parent, military, family relations, parents and children, mother son reunion, ex husband ex wife relationship, boy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new mexico, usa, afghanistan
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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The Hero (2004)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Angola, France, Portugal
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A 20-year veteran of the Angolan civil war returns to the capital city of Luanda where he faces the challenges of assimilation and survival.
Style: captivating, entertaining
Plot: social issues, unlikely friendships, war veteran, social problems, social outcast, assimilation, social differences, society, social relations, social misfits, friendship, teenage boy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Break-through (2006)
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Country: Russia
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Russian paratroopers company meets superior forces of Chechen separatists during raid in mountains and accept uphill battle with no chance to survive. Based on Battle for Height 776.
Style: disturbing, tense, suspense
Plot: russian soldier, soldier, paratrooper, prospector, military, fight, commando mission, reconnaissance, fight for supremacy, struggle for survival, mission, wartime life ...
Place: chechnya, caucasus
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Alsino and the Condor (1982)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Nicaragua, Cuba, Mexico, Costa Rica
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Alsino, a boy of 10 or 12, lives with his grandmother in a remote area of Nicaragua. He's engulfed in the war between rebels and government troops when a US advisor orders the army to open a staging area by the boy's hamlet. Alsino tries ...
Plot: rebellion, partisan, dictatorship, revolution, helicopter, drunk, dictator, jungle, village, grandmother grandson relationship, rebel, brothel ...
Place: nicaragua, central america
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...and the Fifth Horseman Is Fear (1965)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A Jewish doctor helps a political fugitive during the Nazi occupation of Czechoslovakia.
Style: neo noir
Plot: masseuse, cousin cousin relationship, bureaucracy, old man, mental patient, warehouse, morphine, rabbit, partisan, hiding, expressionism, pianist ...
Place: central europe, czechoslovakia, prague
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The Forgotten Battle (2020)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Netherlands, Lithuania, Belgium
Duration: 124 min.
Story: November 1944. On the flooded isle of Walcheren, Zeeland, thousands of Allied soldiers are battling the German army. Three young lives become inextricably connected. A Dutch boy fighting for the Germans, an English glider pilot and a girl from ...
Style: suspense, captivating, disturbing, tense
Plot: world war two, soldier, military, combat, battles, war, fight, showdown, fight for freedom, resistance fighter, resistance, fight for supremacy ...
Time: year 1944, 1940s
Place: netherlands, holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
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I See the Sun (1965)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 82 min.
Story: In Georgia during WWII Zurikela, an orphan boy, meets Khatia, a blind girl, and vows to help her to see again.
Plot: murder, jealousy, world war two, death, surgery, orphan, village, fight, mentally challenged, hopes, eyesight, russian ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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 7.0
 317
The Partisans (1963)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Finland
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Lieutenant Takala meets his fellow partisans of 20th division many year after the war. With flashbacks we see the events of summer 1944.
Plot: friendship, world war two, hallucination, partisan, female nudity, post traumatic stress disorder, male female relationship, post war, pessimism, sex scene, officer, military officer ...
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Austeria (1982)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Poland
Duration: 109 min.
Story: During a pogrom in Poland on the eve of World War I, a group of Jews seek refuge from the Cossacks.
Plot: family relations, autobiography, nudity (full frontal - brief), father son relationship, dancer, village, birthday, russian, german, flash forward, baby, flashback ...
Time: pre world war one, year 1914
Place: austria, poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Road to Berlin (2015)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Russia
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A story about two young men during the last days of WWII.
Style: rough, suspenseful, captivating, exciting
Audience: boys' night
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Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Lt. Col. Michael Strobl, a volunteer military escort accompanies the body of Lance Cpl. Chance Phelps to his hometown in Wyoming.
Style: touching, emotional, realistic, sincere, serious ...
Plot: war, military, self discovery, soldier, patriotism, military life, marines, iraq war, father son relationship, friendship, husband wife relationship, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2004
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A veteran soldier returns from his completed tour of duty in Iraq, only to find his life turned upside down when he is arbitrarily ordered to return to field duty by the Army.
Style: emotional, serious, bleak, thought provoking, suspense ...
Plot: u.s. military, soldier, friendship, homecoming, military, politics, gulf war, wartime life, rules and policies, post traumatic stress disorder, death, patriotism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas, usa, canada, memphis, washington d.c. ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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That Instant, That While (1981)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Autumn 1944. A doctor is accused in the collaboration with the Nazis and found guilty...
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Plot: invasion, resistance, amputation, honor, armed forces, victory, bombing, bull, wartime, commander, freedom, infantry ...
Time: 70s
Place: hellas, greece, athens greece
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Incident in a Small Town (1994)
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Country: USA
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Style: captivating, thought provoking, tense, realistic
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Duration: 95 min.
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Plot: boy, teenager, theft, ambulance, wounded soldier, father son relationship, military, military base, colonel
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 6.3
 67
Godzina W (1980)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Poland
Duration: 77 min.
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Duration: 107 min.
Story: In the horror of 1944 Auschwitz, a prisoner forced to burn the corpses of his own people finds moral survival trying to save from the flames the body of a boy he takes for his son.
Style: melancholic, harsh, compassionate, disturbing, macabre ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Style: heartbreaking, rough, compassionate, sad
Plot: wartime life, life is a bitch, post traumatic stress disorder, hopes, struggle for survival, survival, city in ruins, sex scene, devastation, saving a life, hopelessness, ruins ...
Time: post world war two, year 1945, 1940s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Lemon Tree (2008)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Germany, France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Salma Zidane, a widow, lives simply from her grove of lemon trees in the West Bank's occupied territory. The Israeli defense minister and his wife move next door; the Secret Service orders the trees removed for security. The stoic Salma seeks ...
Style: uplifting, sincere, sentimental, touching, realistic ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: israel, palestine, palestinian authority, middle east, washington d.c. ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Elysium (1987)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Hungary
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Film about the Holocaust. A Jewish family is allowed to keep the flat they have always lived in and to live a relatively normal life. One day their 10-year old son disappears. He has been sent to a deportation camp which seems like paradise except ...
Plot: world war two, jewish, boy, death of child, medical experiment, concentration camp, children, nazi, female director
Place: hungary
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Salon Kitty (1976)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Italy, France, West Germany
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Kitty runs a brothel in Nazi Germany where the soldiers come to "relax". Recording devices have been installed in each room by a power hungry army official who plans to use the information to blackmail Hitler and gain power himself. A girl ...
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, sexual, sexy, serious ...
Plot: fall in love, anti semitism, forbidden love, world war two, betrayal, prostitute, politics, against the rules, penetration, eroticism, conspiracy, vengeance ...
Time: 1940s, year 1939, 1930s
Place: germany, europe, paris france, copenhagen, hamburg germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Death of John L. (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Zbigniew Gasior, a thirty year old singer, is a youth idol. Despite fame, money and success with the ladys, he can't neglect the emptiness in his life. The shattered dreams of his friends are not really a help, to ease his existential pains.
Plot: divorce, singer, idol, promiscuity, prostitute, depression, crisis, musician, loneliness, birthday, suicide, alcohol ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Last Winter (1976)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Albania
Duration: 51 min.
Story: Germans come amid snow and winter. In the village only people remained are women, that fight until wounded partisans, sheltered in the village, will retreat deeper and snow will cover their tracks. Face to face with the Germans and their control of ...
Plot: family relations, battles, husband wife relationship, village, nazi, partisan, world war two, german army, german soldier, german occupation, winter, mother son relationship ...
Time: 1940s
Place: albania
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.4
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Mudbound (2017)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: In the post–World War II South, two families are pitted against a barbaric social hierarchy and an unrelenting landscape as they simultaneously fight the battle at home and the battle abroad.
Style: thought provoking, captivating, tense, exciting
Plot: racism, farm, misery, farming, african american, post traumatic stress disorder, post war, prejudice, ku klux klan, doctor, hate, husband wife relationship ...
Time: post world war two, pre world war two, year 1939, year 1945, 1930s ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.2
 94
Hourglass (2007)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Serbia, Hungary
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A story of a Jewish-Hungarian-Serbian family. The plot is centered about trying of an adult son to reconstruct his childhood dream of and memories. Looms, but a sunken world, the central European town with its figures, the way to experiencing deep ...
Plot: insanity, mental illness, father son relationship, flashback, world war two, prosecution, childhood memory, nazi occupation, surrealism, ignorance, investigation, father ...
Time: year 1942
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%