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Dunkirk
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Thriller, War
Country: Netherlands, UK, France, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Style: epic, tense, suspense, intense, dramatic, non-linear, realistic, cerebral, interesting, talky, suspenseful, emotional, clever, harsh, breathtaking, stylized, atmospheric, brutal, reflective, surprise ending, based on true events
Plot: survival, war, boat, evacuation, soldier, courage, beach, pilot, royal navy, wartime, stranded, visceral, storytelling, dialogue, sacrifice, british army, vengeance, british, catastrophe, tragedy, violent, violence, dark hero, brutality, honest, beautiful scenery, stylish, justice, life & death, plot twist, world war two, bravery, army, rescue, military, shell shock, sinking ship, yacht, air attack, confusion, fighter pilot, rescue mission, military officer, german, surrounded, fighter plane, trapped, british soldier, wounded, defeat, british military, coast, rescue attempt, briton abroad, aerial combat, allies, retreat, desperation, british navy, fishing boat, blindness, french military, ship, sea, panic, self sacrifice, teenage boy, escape attempt, newspaper headline, father son relationship, destiny, german army, character appears in newspaper, aviator, goggles, malfunction, life jacket, lifesaver, strafing, multiple storylines, nazi occupied france, hose, fuel, against the odds, scottish accent, stretcher, mole, seaside, casualty of war, french army, french soldier, sand, death by drowning, air raid, sailing, ethnic slur, commander, target practice, shooting, barricade, danger, suspicion, torpedo, sailor, destruction, air strike, colonel, helmet, race against time, survivor, rope ladder, accidental killing, aerial shot, accidental death, exploding airplane, chaos, death of friend, train station, shipwreck, underwater scene, plane crash, false accusation, crash landing, teenager, binoculars, battle, pier, escape, newspaper, train, fear, nurse, bomb, bullet hole, near death experience, ocean, beer, thirst, window, british history, killed in action, dead soldier, jumping, dog tag, burning, meat, nazi soldier, paper, flare gun, platoon, paramedic, shot in the face, left for dead, confrontation, military uniform, mute, anti aircraft gun, flag, burial, discussion, wehrmacht, running for your life, bombing, set on fire, flood, face mask, rowboat, airplane accident, admiral, ship captain, harbor, frenchman, rope, capture, stowaway, bandage, captain, carbine, sole survivor, chain, night, street, crushed to death, exploding body, knocked out, pocket watch, oil, sleeping, sunset, gunfight, explosion, water, corpse, held at gunpoint, landing, hostage, rifle, photograph, drowning, invasion, machine gun, cover up, ladder, swimming, running, bullet, gurney, shot in the chest, deception, fire, murder, death, death of brother, reading, map, paranoia, young soldier
Time: 1940s, year 1940
Place: france, english channel, europe, england, battleship, flanders
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Saving Private Ryan
Action, Drama, War
USA
169 min.
 8.6
Generation Kill
Drama, War
USA, UK
70 min.
 8.6
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Most similar movies to Dunkirk

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, suspense, dramatic and serious films with plots including dialogue, war, brutality, culture clash, survival, soldier and military themes mostly in War, Drama and History genres. Some movies like Dunkirk: The Longest Day (1962), A Bridge Too Far (1977), Saving Private Ryan (1998), Tora! Tora! Tora! (1970), The Hurt Locker (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Longest Day
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 178 min.
Style: epic, realistic, captivating, serious, dramatic, factual, suspenseful, intense, tense, suspense, talky, touching, breathtaking, interesting, earnest, scenic, harsh, witty, clever, sentimental
Plot: war, soldier, military, d day, wartime, german, sacrifice, courage, dialogue, runaway, military life, world politics, british, visceral, battle zone, chase, culture clash, idealism, gunfight, beautiful scenery, weapons, nazis, catastrophe, propaganda, brutality, steel helmet, resistance, love story, honest, mentor, nazi, ethnic conflict, prejudice, power relations, civil war, betrayal, survival, friendship, world war two, corruption, adventure, officers and cadets, battles, allies, invasion, nazi occupied france, german abroad, nazi soldier, bunker, british army
Time: 20th century, 40s, year 1944, 1940s
Place: france, europe, germany, normandy, poland, england, english channel, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   95%
    User:   100%
 
A Bridge Too Far
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 175 min.
Style: epic, realistic, dramatic, suspenseful, serious, factual, rough, intense, captivating, harsh, talky, suspense, tense, breathtaking, interesting, brutal
Plot: war, military, wartime, heroic mission, german, courage, british, weapons, british soldier, danger, sacrifice, brutality, runaway, civil war, dialogue, catastrophe, violence, corruption, escapades, end of the world, ethnic conflict, culture clash, mentor, moral ambiguity, beautiful scenery, idealism, battle zone, nazis, politics, storytelling, visceral, adaptation, vengeance, heroes, justice, tragedy, violent, honest, secrets, betrayal, chase, soldier, against the odds, behind enemy lines, allies, plan gone wrong, beret, river crossing, surrounded, german abroad
Time: 20th century, 40s, year 1944, 1940s
Place: germany, europe, poland, holland, england, netherlands
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   86%
    User:   98%
 
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Saving Private Ryan
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 169 min.
Style: epic, realistic, captivating, intense, serious, dramatic, sentimental, interesting, suspense, tense, brutal, emotional, breathtaking, bleak, earnest, touching, stylized, compassionate, rough, disturbing, dark humor, harsh, factual, bloody
Plot: war, military, gory, violence, d day, courage, obsessive quest, sacrifice, army, wartime, visceral, violent, storytelling, brutality, friendship, nazis, heroic mission, honest, vengeance, catastrophe, destiny, moral ambiguity, beautiful scenery, dialogue, survival, propaganda, tragedy, battle zone, battles, innocence lost, redemption, culture clash, german, mentor, runaway, danger, cowardice, bravery, self sacrifice, american flag, troops, war veteran, parachute, airplane, invasion, world war two, rescue, nazi occupied france, killed in action, combat casualty
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 40s, year 1944
Place: france, europe, normandy, germany, poland, iowa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   79%
    User:   94%
 
Tora! Tora! Tora!
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 144 min.
Style: epic, realistic, suspenseful, serious, dramatic, factual, tense, exciting, intense, suspense, interesting, breathtaking, talky, harsh, earnest
Plot: war, military, wartime, anti war, chaos and mayhem, courage, dialogue, catastrophe, aviation, submarine, love story, political unrest, culture clash, sacrifice, espionage, brutality, idealism, survival, runaway, imperial japan, soldier, battles, weapons, ethnic conflict, chase, beautiful scenery, corruption, mentor, prejudice, vengeance, technology, danger, politics, period piece, revenge, honest, justice, visceral, torture, island, betrayal, destiny, conspiracy, adaptation, state affairs, lone hero, islam, military life, human spirit, heroic mission
Time: 20th century, 40s, year 1941
Place: japan, hawaii, asia, pearl harbor, europe, tokyo, germany, usa, battleship, honolulu hawaii, pacific ocean, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   74%
    User:   60%
 
 7.6
 368K
The Hurt Locker
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Style: tense, realistic, suspenseful, suspense, intense, serious, rough, dramatic, interesting, factual, talky, emotional, exciting, harsh, earnest, psychological, captivating, compassionate, breathtaking, epic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: war, iraq war, military, gulf war, desert, death, soldier, violence, visceral, courage, military life, weapons, wartime, guns, sacrifice, explosive, loyalty, politics, moral ambiguity, explosions, dialogue, honest, political, tough heroes, propaganda, storytelling, battle zone, survival, brutality, sniper, islam, tragedy, violent, character study, ethnic conflict, gunfight, runaway, corruption, culture clash, dark hero, life & death, bomb squad, body armor, u.s. army, car bomb, catastrophe, anti-hero, assassination, vengeance, psychology
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2004, 2000s
Place: iraq, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   68%
    User:   76%
 
The Great Escape
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 172 min.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, exciting, tense, suspense, serious, dramatic, interesting, scenic, factual, clever, harsh, talky, epic, earnest, breathtaking, intense, captivating, atmospheric, entertaining
Audience: boys' night
Plot: war, prison, nazis, motorcycle, freedom, chase, survival, camp, prison escape, soldier, german, courage, runaway, wartime, gunfight, nazi, lone hero, sacrifice, escape, adventure, british, beautiful scenery, friendship, visceral, prison guard, optimism, uniform, barbed wire, prisoner, storytelling, dialogue, captivity, mentor, culture clash, idealism, unlikely friendships, catastrophe, brutality, honest, anti-hero, claustrophobia, baseball, swastika, shower, prisoners of war, heroic mission, confined, danger, escapades, heroes
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: germany, europe, poland, alps, switzerland
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   68%
    User:   74%
 
 8.4
 190K
The Boat
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: West Germany
Duration: 149 min.
Style: epic, atmospheric, realistic, tense, bleak, suspenseful, serious, intense, dramatic, harsh, suspense, compassionate, breathtaking, talky, interesting, reflective, factual, psychological, earnest, gloomy, rough, captivating, surprise ending, emotional, scenic
Plot: submarine, war, german, survival, underwater, soldier, realism, nazis, wartime, visceral, innocence lost, boat, anti war, courage, nazi, storytelling, periscope, convoy, comrade, war correspondent, naval battle, sailor, dialogue, culture clash, honest, idealism, military life, ocean or sea, beautiful scenery, sacrifice, tragedy, brutality, ethnic conflict, military, friendship, violent, runaway, duty, torpedo, drinking, redemption, surveillance, life & death, catastrophe, politics, propaganda, psychology, terror, battles, adventure
Time: 20th century, 40s, year 1941, 1940s
Place: germany, atlantic ocean, mediterranean sea, seaport
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   67%
    User:   72%
 
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 7.3
 373K
American Sniper
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, History, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Style: realistic, tense, intense, serious, rough, dramatic, suspense, suspenseful, factual, captivating, emotional, harsh, sentimental, earnest, brutal, epic, interesting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: war, military, iraq war, violence, soldier, sniper, islam, brutality, propaganda, courage, politics, weapons, sacrifice, wartime, catastrophe, political, battles, torture, culture clash, survival, honest, revenge, danger, assassin, morality, brainwashing, justice, corruption, vengeance, beautiful scenery, mentor, storytelling, visceral, prejudice, navy seal, murder, dialogue, family, heroes, stereotypes, violent, moral ambiguity, gulf war, destiny, betrayal, vietnam war, ethnic conflict, civil war, battle zone, assassination
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2001, year 1998
Place: iraq, middle east, california, usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   66%
    User:   58%
 
 7.2
 42K
'71
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Style: suspenseful, tense, realistic, intense, twists and turns, serious, rough, brutal, dramatic, bleak, bloody, harsh, stylized, interesting, captivating, disturbing, enigmatic, atmospheric, psychological, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, violence, survival, british, war, irish, brutality, terrorism, politics, civil war, visceral, violent, mentor, urban, serial killer, islam, storytelling, corruption, political, military, ira, rebellion, danger, riot, explosion, weapons, insanity, gangsters, abandoned, deadly, twists & turns, wartime, chase, drinking, tragedy, ethnic conflict, world politics, catastrophe, secrets, surveillance, runaway, police investigation, multiple storylines, justice, manipulations, conspiracy, honest, sacrifice, betrayal, vengeance
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1971
Place: ireland, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   64%
    User:   64%
 
The Guns of Navarone
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, War
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 158 min.
Style: realistic, exciting, suspenseful, serious, rough, tense, dramatic, suspense, intense, entertaining, breathtaking, harsh, clever, factual, epic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: island, adventure, war, betrayal, wartime, gunfight, foul language, save the day, german, dialogue, sacrifice, nazis, runaway, weapons, anti war, chase, guns, mentor, lone hero, nazi, moral ambiguity, espionage, violence, british, survival, justice, stranded, explosions, beautiful scenery, heroic mission, culture clash, vengeance, idealism, visceral, assassination, violent, fight scenes, desert, courage, adaptation, army, fort, twists & turns, redemption, danger, soldier, escapades, battles, military, against the odds
Time: 20th century, 40s, year 1943, 1940s
Place: germany, greece, battleship
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   63%
    User:   63%
 
Battle of Britain
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 132 min.
Style: realistic, exciting, sincere, serious, factual, dramatic, epic, suspense, light, talky, intense, colourful, brutal
Plot: aviation, nazis, war, wartime, german, heroic mission, nazi, courage, battles, politics, british, brutality, danger, air battle, culture clash, idealism, chase, catastrophe, weapons, vengeance, dialogue, survival, heroes, propaganda, mentor, military, sacrifice, justice, sexualized violence, runaway, submarine, ethnic conflict, soldier, beautiful scenery, stereotypes, torture, betrayal, pornography, nudity (full frontal - brief), lone hero, fight scenes, rescue, love story, visceral, transformation, clones, twists & turns, memory, wartime life, prejudice
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1930s, 1940s
Place: england, germany, poland, europe, london, israel, russia, english channel, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   71%
 
Generation Kill
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 70 min.
Style: realistic, tense, disturbing, serious, rough, epic, interesting, dramatic, suspense, intense, suspenseful, talky, bleak, reflective, psychological, captivating, clever, witty, dark, dark humor, cerebral, absurd, sincere, biting, harsh, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: war, iraq war, military, soldier, violence, dialogue, politics, political, wartime, anti war, honest, storytelling, morality, vengeance, brutality, violent, corruption, weapons, military life, islam, character study, visceral, battle zone, propaganda, tragedy, courage, secrets, dark hero, ethnic conflict, sacrifice, relationships, torture, culture clash, psychology, moral ambiguity, twists & turns, complex characters, life & death, death, battles, plot twist, assassination, catastrophe, u.s. military, danger, survival, chaos and mayhem, society, state affairs, chaos
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: iraq, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   60%
    User:   64%
 
 6.9
 24K
Memphis Belle
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: UK, Japan, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Style: realistic, exciting, tense, serious, dramatic, factual, rough, intense, suspense, sentimental, emotional, earnest, interesting, entertaining, inspirational, touching, surprise ending, harsh, light
Audience: boys' night
Plot: war, soldier, airplane, wartime, courage, aviation, sacrifice, survival, friendship, daring rescue, dialogue, catastrophe, mentor, german, stereotypes, justice, period piece, honest, runaway, culture clash, rescue, beautiful scenery, idealism, weapons, bomber, mission, british, nazis, destiny, chase, unlikely friendships, family, heroic mission, brutality, vengeance, propaganda, storytelling, happy ending, ethnic conflict, nazi, military life, adventure, love story, childhood, violence, battles, engineer, danger, military, heroes
Time: 20th century, 40s, year 1943, 1940s
Place: england, europe, germany, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   59%
    User:   61%
 
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Too Late the Hero
Genre: Action, War, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, rough, realistic, harsh, suspense, exciting, epic, cynical, psychological, dramatic, bleak, brutal
Audience: boys' night
Plot: jungle, war, adventure, survival, wartime, soldier, camp, mentor, weapons, courage, destiny, rescue, gunfight, brutality, military, civil war, visceral, island, culture clash, dialogue, sacrifice, lone hero, fight scenes, runaway, anti-hero, good versus evil, british army, anti war, british, corruption, catastrophe, torture, family, family drama, radio, pacific island, infantry, vietnam war, chase, stranded, life & death, unlikely friendships, murder, nudity (full frontal - brief), violence, natural disaster, heroic mission, desert, stereotypes, fantasy world
Time: year 1942
Place: england, japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   50%
 
 7.7
 320K
Black Hawk Down
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 144 min.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, bleak, intense, serious, factual, dramatic, brutal, tense, suspense, rough, bloody, interesting, captivating, stylized, disturbing, epic, grunge, harsh
Audience: boys' night
Plot: war, survival, military, rescue, courage, violence, civil war, sacrifice, visceral, violent, weapons, brutality, genocide, politics, battle zone, gulf war, world politics, dialogue, catastrophe, gunfight, vengeance, chaos and mayhem, moral ambiguity, propaganda, islam, political, tragedy, honest, battles, beautiful scenery, blood, fight scenes, arms dealer, storytelling, guns, warlord, gratuitous violence, corruption, culture clash, love story, betrayal, gory, wartime, tough heroes, apocalypse, prisoners of war, wound, nothing goes right, chaos, danger
Time: 20th century, 90s, year 1992, year 1993, 1990s
Place: africa, somalia, iraq, arkansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   54%
 
 7.3
 89K
13 Hours
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Thriller, War
Country: Malta, Morocco, USA
Duration: 144 min.
Style: intense, factual, dramatic, realistic, suspense, entertaining, tense, suspenseful, harsh, interesting, based on true events, bilingual, surprise ending, scenic, epic
Plot: war, courage, military, mercenary, islam, survival, cia agent, american abroad, heroism, weapons, politics, propaganda, explosions, assault rifle, explosion, cia, conspiracy, sacrifice, death, political, catastrophe, gunfight, corruption, surveillance, brutality, mentor, guns, dialogue, justice, torture, civil war, beautiful scenery, violence, fight scenes, arms dealer, visceral, secrets, good versus evil, stereotypes, terrorism, prejudice, violent, honest, runaway, assassination, culture clash, betrayal, storytelling, revenge, vengeance
Time: 21st century, year 2012, year 2011, 2010s
Place: libya, middle east, iraq, africa, pentagon, washington d.c., langley virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   64%
 
We Were Soldiers
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 138 min.
Style: realistic, serious, gloomy, dramatic, factual, intense, rough, brutal, suspenseful, sentimental, sincere, epic, earnest, captivating, suspense, emotional, tense, bloody
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vietnam war, war, soldier, military, death, courage, sacrifice, innocence lost, brutality, battle, heroic mission, weapons, gulf war, survival, catastrophe, civil war, dialogue, battle zone, violence, visceral, politics, wartime, vengeance, military life, mentor, propaganda, beautiful scenery, vietnamese, bayonet, missile, army, steel helmet, explosion, culture clash, fight scenes, gory, ethnic conflict, honest, vietnam veteran, battles, revenge, torture, chase, islam, stereotypes, violent, prejudice, iraq war, moral ambiguity, betrayal
Time: 20th century, 2000s, 1960s
Place: vietnam, asia, iraq, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   45%
 
Is Paris Burning?
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: France, USA
Duration: 175 min.
Style: captivating, serious, brutal, realistic, epic, suspense, emotional, tense, macabre, compassionate, talky, melancholic, harsh, factual, stylized, entertaining, breathtaking, suspenseful, bleak, ironic, psychological
Plot: war, rescue, nazis, german, heroic mission, gory, military, revolution, nazi, idealism, distopia, culture clash, french, vengeance, wartime life, insanity, courage, brutality, adaptation, beautiful scenery, resistance, against the odds, catastrophe, guilt, runaway, wartime, revenge, visceral, corruption, heroes, police investigation, dialogue, weapons, assassination, pornography, sexualized violence, betrayal, civil war, stupidity, assassin, dark hero, tragedy, anti heroes, torture, mentor, moral ambiguity, end of the world, gangsters, politics, first contact
Time: 40s, year 1944, 1940s
Place: france, europe, germany, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   48%
 
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Saints and Soldiers
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Style: realistic, talky, serious, rough, dramatic, touching, intense, tense, emotional, clever, factual, harsh, interesting, suspense, epic, stylized, earnest, tricky
Plot: war, soldier, nazis, wartime, german, courage, sacrifice, islam, prison escape, redemption, survival, winter, heroic mission, beautiful scenery, idealism, culture clash, ethnic conflict, battle zone, dialogue, catastrophe, propaganda, friendship, heroes, weapons, unlikely friendships, brutality, foul language, secrets, violence, nazi germany, bravery, hopes, stereotypes, mentor, betrayal, storytelling, british, military, runaway, morality, humanity, nazi, kids and family, prejudice, plot twist, unfulfillment, honest, torture, revenge, tragic hero
Time: 20th century, year 1944
Place: germany, europe, poland, belgium, arizona, louisiana, berlin germany, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   46%
 
 7.1
 106K
Allied
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, Thriller, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 124 min.
Style: romantic, suspense, intense, realistic, scenic, tense, dramatic, twist ending, enigmatic, emotional, sexy, suspenseful, melancholic, talky, interesting, bad ending, exciting, factual, tragic ending, surprise ending
Plot: spy, war, espionage, nazis, assassination, wartime, french, love, spies, betrayal, nazi, romance, secrets, love story, secret service, assassin, period piece, surveillance, german, marriage, catastrophe, beautiful scenery, sacrifice, vengeance, storytelling, twists & turns, resistance, first contact, mentor, dialogue, survival, runaway, assassins, stylish, conspiracy, courage, propaganda, british, culture clash, corruption, natural disaster, cold war, secret mission, suicide, murder, world war two, politics, fatal attraction, disobeying orders, moral dilemma
Time: 1940s, year 1942
Place: london, france, england, germany, north africa, morocco
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   45%
 
Flags of Our Fathers
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Style: realistic, emotional, serious, dramatic, intense, sincere, tense, suspense, factual, touching, sentimental, earnest, interesting, brutal, epic, heartbreaking, gloomy, harsh, bloody
Plot: war, military, island, survival, wartime, soldier, sacrifice, propaganda, brutality, world politics, storytelling, courage, violence, culture clash, gory, danger, visceral, ethnic conflict, battle zone, honest, politics, race issues, weapons, prejudice, death, friendship, torture, unlikely friendships, idealism, dialogue, runaway, guilt, political, catastrophe, justice, indians, betrayal, violent, tragedy, destiny, beautiful scenery, stereotypes, fascism, adaptation, corruption, mentor, family, life & death, disorder, homecoming
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: japan, asia, usa, iraq, pacific ocean, arizona, manhattan new york city, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   51%
 
The Winter War
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Finland
Duration: 199 min.
Style: realistic, epic, bleak, tense, emotional, serious, intense, bloody, dramatic, suspenseful, harsh, brutal, captivating, talky, earnest, factual, light, pre war
Plot: war, finnish, military, soldier, brutality, courage, russian, violence, politics, violent, survival, military life, ethnic conflict, friendship, battle zone, dialogue, civil war, beautiful scenery, battles, culture clash, sacrifice, vietnam war, gory, visceral, vengeance, honest, wartime, love story, catastrophe, tragedy, heroes, weapons, transformation, political, unlikely friendships, runaway, destiny, prejudice, betrayal, german, mentor, idealism, adaptation, storytelling, justice, brothers, state affairs, siblings relations, heroic mission, political unrest
Time: 20th century, 30s, year 1939, 1930s, 1940s
Place: europe, finland, russia, soviet union, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   58%
 
 6.4
 70K
Centurion
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, Thriller, War
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Style: bloody, suspenseful, serious, stylized, brutal, exciting, realistic, atmospheric, rough, entertaining, factual, epic, scenic, intense, harsh, ridiculous, suspense, surprise ending, interesting, absurd
Audience: boys' night
Plot: violence, adventure, survival, roman empire, war, soldier, blood, chase, brutality, fight scenes, splatter, betrayal, vengeance, violent, weapons, on the run, sole survivor, visceral, slavery, revenge, writer's life, dialogue, behind enemy lines, beautiful scenery, gory, period piece, gratuitous violence, ancient rome, sacrifice, romance, medieval, battles, sword fight, king arthur, torture, catastrophe, danger, chases and races, hunting, camp, sexualized violence, mentor, solitude, wilderness, lone hero, murder, culture clash, fantasy world, roman soldier, transformation
Time: ancient history, ancient world
Place: england, scotland, britain, europe, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   41%
 
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Tears of the Sun
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Style: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful, intense, touching, factual, dramatic, suspense, brutal, compassionate, entertaining, exciting, emotional, absurd, epic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: jungle, war, military, genocide, rescue, civil war, weapons, brutality, courage, islam, introspection, sacrifice, catastrophe, survival, violence, moral dilemma, betrayal, doctors, fight scenes, torture, explosions, dialogue, politics, propaganda, president, u.s. army, chase, heroic mission, lone hero, beautiful scenery, wartime, conspiracy, corruption, revenge, sexualized violence, vengeance, danger, mentor, culture clash, apocalypse, arms dealer, visceral, revolution, natural disaster, destiny, escapades, stereotypes, gunfight, guns, justice
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: africa, nigeria, iraq, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   39%
 
Letters from Iwo Jima
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 141 min.
Style: bleak, realistic, serious, dramatic, emotional, earnest, compassionate, heartbreaking, suspenseful, intense, tense, bloody, reflective, harsh, sentimental, interesting, captivating, brutal, touching, talky, sincere, disturbing, epic, melancholic, breathtaking, sad
Plot: war, survival, brutality, sacrifice, wartime, violence, honest, courage, storytelling, anti war, battle zone, island, visceral, death, suicide, tragedy, gory, destiny, character study, jungle, chaos and mayhem, friendship, unlikely friendships, humanity, violent, idealism, world politics, culture clash, propaganda, stereotypes, mentor, weapons, dialogue, morality, redemption, heroic mission, politics, ethnic conflict, imperial japan, japanese army, cave, military life, battles, military, chaos, danger, heroes, letter, soldier, leadership
Time: 20th century, 40s, year 1945, year 2005, 1940s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   39%
 
 7.8
 32K
Zulu
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 138 min.
Style: epic, realistic, exciting, serious, dramatic, factual, tense, colourful, suspense, breathtaking, bloody, talky, interesting, intense, clever, harsh, scenic, atmospheric, psychological
Plot: war, survival, courage, military, adventure, master warrior, british, violence, colonialism, culture clash, soldier, battle zone, sacrifice, weapons, gunfight, dialogue, runaway, wartime, brutality, visceral, civil war, british army, mixed martial arts, attempted rape, british empire, politics, mentor, heroic mission, beautiful scenery, prejudice, violent, catastrophe, period piece, battles, ethnic conflict, assassination, friendship, tough heroes, against the odds, danger, escapades, heroes, human spirit, society, siege, hospital, native, infantrymen, regiment, native tribe
Time: 19th century, 1960s, victorian era, 1870s
Place: south africa, africa, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   52%
 
 7.5
 32K
Gallipoli
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: Australia
Duration: 110 min.
Style: atmospheric, realistic, touching, serious, dramatic, intense, bleak, compassionate, light, harsh, sentimental, interesting, talky, earnest, factual, reflective, epic, suspense, tense, emotional, breathtaking, captivating, brutal, scenic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: war, friendship, military, idealism, australian, buddies, sacrifice, courage, wartime, innocence lost, unlikely friendships, british, tragedy, drinking, brutality, runaway, civil war, soldier, visceral, death, mentor, culture clash, storytelling, dialogue, honest, beautiful scenery, human spirit, ethnic conflict, destiny, catastrophe, gunfight, weapons, moral ambiguity, politics, violent, survival, troops, desert, anti war, battle zone, military life, battles, friends, hopes, australian abroad, british army, dying young, seaside, trench warfare, trench
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 18th century, year 1915
Place: australia, egypt, africa, england, middle east, turkey, cairo egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   44%
 
Beasts of No Nation
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 137 min.
Style: bleak, realistic, disturbing, brutal, intense, dark, serious, dramatic, interesting, psychological, harsh, suspense, tense, atmospheric, bloody, rough, heartbreaking, breathtaking, talky, stylized, emotional, depressing, epic, reflective
Plot: innocence lost, war, civil war, violence, brutality, violent, visceral, brainwashing, mentor, storytelling, vengeance, insanity, childhood, corruption, ethnic conflict, child soldier, youth, survival, culture clash, revenge, honest, redemption, psychology, blood, tragedy, political, sexualized violence, murder, adaptation, courage, life is a bitch, moral ambiguity, sacrifice, dark hero, serial killer, justice, world politics, soldier, anti war, against humanity, military, power relations, crying boy, man boy relationship, fictional country, fleeing, woman crying, hiding, shooting, refugee camp
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   46%
 

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The Dirty Dozen
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Thriller, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 150 min.
Style: realistic, exciting, serious, rough, intense, dramatic, tense, suspenseful, suspense, brutal, entertaining, interesting, epic, clever, talky, humorous, harsh
Audience: boys' night
Plot: war, nazis, military, wartime, moral ambiguity, anti heroes, violent, violence, german, soldier, gunfight, nazi, d day, brutality, runaway, chase, anti-hero, dialogue, heroic mission, vengeance, adventure, redemption, assassination, sacrifice, murder, courage, weapons, mentor, culture clash, military base, survival, justice, behind enemy lines, idealism, corruption, honest, military life, visceral, prison, rebellion, training, commando, u.s. army, mission, castle, suicide mission, hand grenade, fistfight, explosion, military police
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: europe, france, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   44%
 
 7.8
 15K
Conspiracy
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 96 min.
Style: bleak, realistic, disturbing, serious, dramatic, factual, talky, interesting, suspense, intense, witty, tense, clever, cerebral, sincere, earnest, atmospheric, no music, intellectual, harsh
Plot: holocaust, genocide, nazis, war, nazi, conspiracy, jews, drinking, leadership, politics, secrets, german, anti semitism, jewish, murder, brainwashing, wartime, justice, end of the world, corruption, manipulation, survival, idealism, greed, lawyer, courage, dialogue, catastrophe, race, brutality, stereotypes, runaway, ethnic conflict, british, honest, prejudice, betrayal, mentor, morality, culture clash, crime gone awry, tragedy, camp, fascism, violence, political, racism, wartime life, against humanity, battles
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1930s, 1940s
Place: germany, poland, europe, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   40%
 
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