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I Even Met Happy Gypsies (1967)
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I Even Met Happy Gypsies (1967)
Original name: Skupljači perja
Genre: Drama
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The protagonist, Bora, is a charming but mean-spirited gypsy, while his older wife, Lence, is submissive. Bora is in love with the younger Tisa, who is being offered in marriage by her father. The two get themselves in trouble and eventually have to flee. Tisa rejects her husband and she and Bora get married in the church, and their adventures continue.
Plot: gypsy, murder, blood, broken glass, feather, mud, incest rape, alcohol, dog, horse, wedding, gambling, church, alcoholic, puppy, card game, nun, violence against women, baptism, singing, taxi, baby, taxi driver, catholic church, older man younger woman relationship ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: former yugoslavia, belgrade, yugoslavia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, epic and touching films with plots about murder, death, blood, church, sex, husband wife relationship and drinking alcohol mostly in Drama, War and Romance genres. Some movies like I Even Met Happy Gypsies: The Return (1966), Special Education (1977), It Rains in My Village (1968), Sunday Lunch (1982), Baal (1970). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Do Not Mention the Cause of Death (1968)
Genre: War, Drama
Country: Yugoslavia, West Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In an atmosphere of WWII, a village dyer wants to help his folks in their sorrow and distress by supplying them with the black paint, but there is not enough black paint for all of them, because death works faster than the dyer. His wife was raped, ...
Style: epic
Plot: mountain, photograph, husband wife relationship, uniform, catastrophe, world war two, fire, cross, death, nazi, ss, tragic event ...
Time: year 1941
Place: serbia
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The Return (1966)
Genre: Drama
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 70 min.
Story: An-ex convict nicknamed Al Capone, who spent six years in jail, tries to adapt in new environment. Members of the two rival gangs try to engage him in their new ventures, but he wants to make a new start with the girl he loves. At the same time, a ...
Plot: police operation, rivalry, freight train, soccer, rape, police officer, gang leader, murder, ex convict, motorcycle accident, football stadium
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Special Education (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Educator and those educated in a home for juvenile delinquents in the same test: approach, take a peek into his soul to become a man. The story of a minor, neglected boys-offenders and their teachers who try to reject the old methods of ...
Plot: police officer, car accident, education, hitchhiking, juvenile detention, escape, teaching, juvenile delinquency, runaway, teen angst, friend, thief ...
Place: belgrade
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It Rains in My Village (1968)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Yugoslavia, France
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A bizarre and tragic love story involving swineherd, village fool, teacher and an agricultural pilot. The story unfolds in a remote village in the communist ruled Yugoslavia at the down of Soviet occupation of Czechoslovakia in 1968.
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: village, small town, small town life, village life, vengeance, alcohol abuse, love and romance, life is a bitch, society, clergy, mentally challenged, couples ...
Time: 60s
Place: former yugoslavia, yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Sunday Lunch (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A surgeon torn between his family and mistress sees his upcoming promotion as a salvation from midlife crisis.
Plot: mistress, family, surgeon, midlife crisis, forest, manager, son, hospital, father, lunch, divorce, drink ...
Place: yugoslavia, former yugoslavia
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Baal (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Volker Schlöndorff transposes Bertolt Brecht’s late-expressionist work to latter-day 1969. Poet and anarchist Baal lives in an attic and reads his poems to cab drivers. At first feted and later rejected by bourgeois society, Baal roams through ...
Plot: bare breasts, blood, drinking alcohol, rudeness, tavern, gypsy, poet, barracks, mattress, drunk, drinking contest, black pantyhose ...
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Goya or the Hard Path of Knowledge (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: East Germany, Soviet Union, Bulgaria, Yugoslavia
Duration: 136 min.
Story: As a painter in the court of King Carlos IV, Goya has attained wealth and reputation. He believes in King and Church, yet he is also a Spaniard who dearly loves his people. This contradiction presents him with a dilemma.
Style: 70mm film
Plot: husband wife relationship, french revolution, social class, inquisition, jealousy, catholic church, heretic, christianity, heresy, adultery, female full frontal nudity, nude painting ...
Time: 1800s, 18th century
Place: madrid, spain
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Three (1965)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 80 min.
Story: In this episodic WW II drama, a Yugoslavian youth attempts to escape from German soldiers. In the first scene, he stands amongst a group of refugees waiting for a train. One man, with no identification papers is accused of a petty crime and the ...
Plot: commander, shooting, army, self sacrifice, train, fight, machine gun, false accusation, nazi, cemetery, swamp, mountain ...
Place: former yugoslavia, yugoslavia, serbia
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Brooks, Meadows and Lovely Faces (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Egypt
Duration: 115 min.
Story: You don’t need politics to make a political film… Love, pleasure, beauty and food are serious enough.
Plot: love, cooking, cook, wedding, murder, food, chef, blood, marriage, family relations
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Mountain of Wrath (1968)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 83 min.
Story: After the liberation in 1946, in a village in western Macedonia implemented collectivization farms. The President of the rural cooperative Stamat, former fighter, who with all their revolutionary zeal and enthusiasm believes collectivization only ...
Style: epic
Plot: mountain, girl, peasant, post world war two, blood, poverty, forest, car, party, village, church, tree ...
Time: year 1946
Place: former yugoslavia, yugoslavia
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Crows (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 76 min.
Story: A flat broke aging boxer, living on the verge of existence, teams up with the equally desperate people in the city's suburbia to steal, cheat, and even kill for the money.
Plot: sheep, murder, winter, river, boxer, slaughterhouse, suburbs, boxing, ballerina, aging, boxing match
Place: yugoslavia, belgrade, former yugoslavia
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Genre: War, Drama
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Immediately after the war, OZNA insert an outstanding intelligence agent to catch the General Draza Mihajlovic.
Style: epic
Plot: partisan, trap, world war two, ruse, capture, cold, mountain, girl, manhunt, river, spy, secret ...
Time: year 1945
Place: former yugoslavia, yugoslavia, serbia, bosnia
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Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 130 min.
Story: The first Yugoslav Partisan air force unit. Loosely based on historical facts.
Style: epic
Plot: partisan, air battle, world war two, mountain, aviation, kiss, cliff, nazi, fire, war violence, river, explosion ...
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Place: former yugoslavia, yugoslavia
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Genre: Drama
Country: Australia, New Zealand, UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: An orphan weds an older man in circa-1900 New Zealand, then finds out he's a miser who spies on her.
Style: serious, realistic, psychological, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: sexual abuse, love triangle, murder, orphan, investigation, crumbling marriage, rivalry, supernatural ability, family relations, power relations, couples, family problems ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: new zealand
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Country: Thailand
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Dao returns home and finds her fiance in bed with another woman. She shoots them dead on the spot. She is sentenced to 10 years in prison. She gets out eventually and stays with a friend who runs an escort service and learns that women are even ...
Plot: prison guard, son, murder, prison, funeral, violence, death, women's prison, female nudity, blood, flashback, nudity (full frontal - brief)
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Genre: Drama
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Duration: 105 min.
Story: Ale, a deeply disturbed young man subject to seizures, benignly decides to murder members of his dysfunctional family for altruistic reasons.
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Duration: 82 min.
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Style: bleak, serious, emotional, melancholic, art house ...
Plot: nun, family secret, anti semitism, orphan, uncover truth, jewish, haunted by the past, human nature, self discovery, introspection, world war two, faith ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century
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Duration: 99 min.
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Genre: Drama
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Duration: 87 min.
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Genre: Drama
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Duration: 87 min.
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Genre: Drama, War
Country: Yugoslavia
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Place: former yugoslavia, belgrade, yugoslavia
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Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina
Duration: 79 min.
Story: The story of a delinquent eleven-year-old orphan in fascist Argentina.
Style: neorealism
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