Movies that are like Dunkirk

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Dunkirk
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Thriller, War
Country: Netherlands, UK, France, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Style: dramatic, realistic, based on true events, suspenseful, harsh, atmospheric, suspense, epic, tense, intense, non-linear, cerebral, interesting, talky, emotional, clever, breathtaking, stylized, brutal, reflective, surprise ending
Plot: world war two, war, evacuation, wartime, british army, rescue, rescue mission, german, survival, surrounded, german army, nazi occupied france, soldier, life & death, air attack, british navy, french military, air strike, british history, boat, courage, beach, pilot, royal navy, stranded, visceral, storytelling, dialogue, sacrifice, vengeance, british, catastrophe, tragedy, violent, violence, dark hero, brutality, honest, beautiful scenery, stylish, justice, plot twist, bravery, army, military, sinking ship, yacht, confusion, fighter pilot, military officer, fighter plane, trapped, british soldier, shell shock, wounded, defeat, british military, coast, rescue attempt, briton abroad, aerial combat, allies, retreat, desperation, fishing boat, blindness, ship, sea, panic, self sacrifice, teenage boy, escape attempt, newspaper headline, father son relationship, destiny, character appears in newspaper, aviator, goggles, malfunction, life jacket, lifesaver, strafing, multiple storylines, 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, 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, regiment, red cross, dead son, dune, flyer, disagreement, climbing, abandoned house, fleeing, crash, raf, blanket, digging, boots, dead, oxygen mask, swimming underwater, hat, uniform, submarine, newspaper office, fisherman, seat belt, motorcycle, shot in the back, attack, fight, backpack, wound, urination, bench, water hose, shot to death, truck, suitcase, air force, dying, boy, food, tea, airplane, british empire, united kingdom, machine gun nest, claustrophobia, abandoned ship, moral dilemma, naval officer, warship, blind man, gas mask, gunshot, battlefield, siege, garden, water bottle, street shootout, cigarette smoking, biplane, thirst, window, 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, europe, english channel, england, battleship, flanders
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Saving Private Ryan
Action, Drama, War
USA
169 min.
 8.6
The Boat
Adventure, Drama, Thriller, War
West Germany
149 min.
 8.4
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, dramatic and intense films with plots including war, courage, sacrifice, culture clash, dialogue, brutality and wartime themes mostly in Drama, War and History genres. Some movies like Dunkirk: Everest (2015), The Pianist (2002), The Longest Day (1962), The Imitation Game (2014), The Hurt Locker (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Everest
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Country: UK, USA, Iceland
Duration: 121 min.
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Time: year 1996, 20th century, 90s, 1990s
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Style: bleak, compassionate, suspense, harsh, touching, emotional, realistic, dramatic, serious, heartbreaking, epic, intense, interesting, sentimental, reflective, sad, earnest, breathtaking, brutal, gloomy, factual, captivating, motivational, depressing
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Time: 1940s, 20th century, 30s, 40s, 1930s
Place: poland, germany, europe, warsaw poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   79%
    User:   76%
 
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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
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System:   73%
    User:   80%
 
The Imitation Game
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Thriller, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Style: inspirational, factual, suspense, intellectual, entertaining, clever, dramatic, serious, interesting, intense, captivating, realistic, heartbreaking, cerebral, reflective, gloomy, stylized, suspenseful, thought provoking, touching
Plot: genius, mathematician, homosexuality, inventions and discoveries, social misfits, ambition, code breaking, prodigy, espionage, code, homosexual, sexism, nerd, world war two, wartime, mathematics, war, secrets, storytelling, mentor, spy, science, nazi, technology, period piece, nazis, spies, police investigation, wartime life, prejudice, british, idealism, friendship, unlikely friendships, moral ambiguity, catastrophe, tragedy, segregation, sacrifice, life & death, justice, fascism, destiny, childhood, gay lead character, crossword puzzle, german, courage, plot twist, corruption
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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    User:   59%
 
 7.6
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Country: USA
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Style: tense, realistic, suspenseful, suspense, intense, serious, rough, dramatic, interesting, factual, talky, emotional, exciting, harsh, earnest, psychological, captivating, compassionate, breathtaking, epic
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⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   64%
    User:   76%
 
 7.2
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System:   64%
    User:   74%
 
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Style: suspenseful, realistic, exciting, tense, suspense, serious, dramatic, interesting, scenic, factual, clever, harsh, talky, epic, earnest, breathtaking, intense, captivating, atmospheric, entertaining
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Place: germany, europe, poland, alps, switzerland
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   72%
 
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 7.3
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System:   60%
    User:   54%
 
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    User:   52%
 
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Saving Private Ryan
Genre: Action, Drama, War
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⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   59%
 
 7.2
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 8.4
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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    User:   62%
 
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Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
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Style: realistic, exciting, sincere, serious, factual, dramatic, epic, suspense, light, talky, intense, colourful, brutal
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Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s, 1930s
Place: england, germany, poland, europe, london, israel, russia, english channel, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
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    User:   59%
 
 7.2
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Defiance
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Country: USA
Duration: 137 min.
Style: epic, realistic, emotional, captivating, serious, dramatic, intense, rough, factual, sincere, harsh, melancholic, interesting, intellectual, entertaining, exciting
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Place: poland, germany, israel, europe, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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    User:   58%
 
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Country: USA, UK
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Style: realistic, exciting, suspenseful, serious, rough, tense, dramatic, suspense, intense, entertaining, breathtaking, harsh, clever, factual, epic
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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    User:   52%
 
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    User:   61%
 
 6.1
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Audience: date night, chick flick
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Time: 20th century, 40s, year 1941, year 1942, 1920s, 1940s
Place: pearl harbor, hawaii, asia, england, europe, usa, tokyo, japan, battleship, pacific ocean, tennessee
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    User:   51%
 
 7.3
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Duration: 133 min.
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    User:   49%
 
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Audience: boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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    User:   44%
 
 7.5
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Country: UK, USA
Duration: 122 min.
Style: realistic, tense, serious, rough, intense, dramatic, talky, brutal, bloody, interesting, captivating, harsh, factual, thought provoking, suspense, earnest, absurd, atmospheric, bleak, clever, suspenseful, biting, based on true events, reflective
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Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: latin america, south america, central america
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   54%
 
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 6.4
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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
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Time: ancient history, ancient world
Place: england, scotland, britain, europe, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   48%
 
The Monuments Men
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Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 118 min.
Style: sentimental, serious, dramatic, touching, realistic, suspenseful, intense, exciting, entertaining, melancholic, absurd, emotional, suspense, based on true events, surprise ending, intellectual, sad, inspirational
Plot: war, treasure hunt, art, military, nazis, wartime, soldier, anti heroes, nazi, sacrifice, jews, art theft, courage, catastrophe, dialogue, survival, race against time, propaganda, adventure, betrayal, storytelling, mentor, brutality, politics, period piece, genocide, heroic mission, end of the world, culture clash, destiny, death, redemption, german, adaptation, runaway, justice, stereotypes, righting the wronged, camp, fascism, artist, world war two, heroes, prejudice, torture, greed, fight scenes, transformation, jewish, family
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s, year 1977, year 1944, year 1943, year 1945
Place: germany, europe, poland, mine, france, paris france, austria, italy, belgium, normandy, england, israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   46%
 
 7.5
 233K
Lone Survivor
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Style: realistic, bleak, intense, serious, dramatic, factual, rough, brutal, tense, suspenseful, suspense, emotional, stylized, entertaining, exciting, captivating, disturbing, surprise ending, interesting, harsh, heartbreaking, scenic, touching, epic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, war, military, courage, soldier, realism, sacrifice, gunfight, gory, navy seal, terrorism, weapons, brutality, propaganda, violence, catastrophe, death, mentor, visceral, revenge, life & death, islam, corruption, battles, fight scenes, culture clash, gulf war, wartime, politics, chase, beautiful scenery, prejudice, blood, runaway, vengeance, assassination, dangerous mission, justice, danger, torture, dialogue, betrayal, political, friendship, explosions, violent, heroes, adaptation, storytelling, arms dealer
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2005, 2000s
Place: afghanistan, iraq, middle east, usa, israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   45%
 
 7.1
 203K
Valkyrie
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller, War
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 121 min.
Style: tense, suspenseful, realistic, serious, dramatic, suspense, intense, factual, interesting, exciting, entertaining, tricky, bad ending, captivating, clever
Plot: assassination, nazis, conspiracy, nazi, assassination attempt, war, betrayal, german, wartime, assassin, courage, genocide, jews, bomb, sacrifice, espionage, catastrophe, suicide, violence, heroic mission, lone hero, political conspiracy, politics, survival, resistance, corruption, secrets, surveillance, deception, culture clash, dialogue, german officer, medal, colonel, military officer, treason, friendship, murder, chase, spy, propaganda, wife husband relationship, assassins, plan, idealism, deadly, end of the world, justice, twists & turns, prejudice
Time: 20th century, 40s, year 1944, year 1943, 1940s
Place: germany, europe, poland, africa, berlin germany, munich germany, tunisia, bavaria, normandy
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   44%
 
Behind Enemy Lines
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Style: realistic, exciting, twists and turns, suspenseful, serious, rough, suspense, intense, entertaining, dramatic, surprise ending, idiotic, bad ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: military, war, survival, chase, soldier, adventure, weapons, daring rescue, genocide, catastrophe, explosions, fight scenes, guns, atrocity, sniper, propaganda, wilderness, surveillance, islam, reconnaissance, aircraft carrier, fighter pilot, tank, mass grave, rescue, helicopter, gunfight, escape, stereotypes, vengeance, sacrifice, lone hero, dialogue, wartime, natural disaster, courage, civil war, heroic mission, gulf war, arms dealer, revenge, aviation, politics, chases and races, mentor, runaway, corruption, beautiful scenery, assassination, car chase
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, former yugoslavia, iraq, serbia, bosnia herzegovina
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   38%
 

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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, wartime, german, courage, sacrifice, islam, prison escape, redemption, survival, winter, heroic mission, beautiful scenery, nazis, 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:   42%
    User:   49%
 
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:   42%
    User:   43%
 
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