Movies like Solar Eclipse: Depth of Darkness

If you like "Solar Eclipse: Depth of Darkness" you are looking for movies about / with violence, freedom, democracy, independence and conspiracy themes of Drama and History genre shot in UK.
Find your next favorite and similar movies in two steps: 1. Identify all themes of interest from this film (block below). 2. Look for them in the presented list.
Solar Eclipse: Depth of Darkness (2019)
 6.7
 79
Solar Eclipse: Depth of Darkness (2019)
Original name: The Gandhi Murder
Genre: Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Solar Eclipse is a conspiracy theory period movie based on true events, that led to the eventual assassination of Mahatma Gandhi. The movie demonstrates a violent India, at the backdrop of a non-violent Gandhi, and hard-line fanatic mindsets beginning to grow roots in an India divided on the basis of religion. The feature is a story of three police officers in different parts of India, who, well aware of the intelligence that Gandhi's life in under threat, must take key decisions that would eventually either save the Mahatma, or the country.
Plot: violence, freedom, democracy, independence, conspiracy
Time: year 1947
Place: india, usa

Movie in categories

Most similar movies to Solar Eclipse: Depth of Darkness

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, emotional and captivating films with plots about violence, society, politics, state affairs, brutality, murder and life is a bitch mostly in Drama, History and Biography genres. Some movies like Solar Eclipse: Depth of Darkness: Gettysburg (1993), Ganga Zumba (1963), Roots: The Gift (1988), The Clay Bird (2002), The Treaty (1991). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.7
 24K
Gettysburg (1993)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 271 min.
Story: Summer 1863. The Confederacy pushes north into Pennsylvania. Union divisions converge to face them. The two great armies clash at Gettysburg, site of a theology school. For three days, through such legendary actions as Little Round Top and ...
Style: epic, realistic, captivating, serious, exciting ...
Plot: american civil war, civil war, slavery, soldier, military, battle, battles, war, idealism, friendship, leadership, troops ...
Time: 19th century
Place: pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.6
 77
Ganga Zumba (1963)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Brazil
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The life of a runaway slave who founded the Quilombo dos Palmares, an outlaw community of Brazilian slaves.
Plot: freedom, slavery, african, colonialism
Place: brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
Benedict Arnold: A Question of Honor (2003)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: On the glorious battlefields of the American Revolution, two great generals distinguished themselves; George Washington and Benedict Arnold. Washington is remembered as America's founding father, Arnold as America's most notorious traitor. ...
Style: serious, realistic, emotional, gloomy, captivating ...
Plot: treason, independence, tragic hero, betrayal, rise and fall, war, moral dilemma, revolution, americana, dishonesty, heroes, society ...
Time: 18th century
Place: usa, quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
Roots: The Gift (1988)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In December 1775, Cletus Moyer is a free black Northerner in colonial America, helping slaves escape captivity. In the days just prior to Christmas, a group of bounty hunters captures Moyer. Because of his capture, dozens of slaves who have already ...
Plot: holiday, african american, captive, slavery, freedom, racism, escape, christmas, cross cultural relations
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Movie in collections
The Clay Bird (2002)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Bangladesh
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A family must come to grips with its culture, its faith, and the brutal political changes entering its small-town world.
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, sentimental, touching
Plot: tradition, muslim, village, politics, idealism, school, parents and children, boarding school life, political unrest, boarding school, estrangement, religions or cults ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: pakistan, middle east, bangladesh
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 8.2
 113
The Treaty (1991)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Ireland
Duration: 107 min.
Story: How the Anglo-Irish Treaty between the unrecognised Irish Republic, represented by Michael Collins, and the British government was concluded after high-stakes negotiations in 1921.
Plot: politics, negotiation, independence
Place: ireland, northern ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 7.9
 861
Religion (2007)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: India
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The story is based in Banaras and is about a Hindu Priest Chaturvedi (Pankaj Kapoor) who follows the scriptures to practice Hindu religion. When a child is abandon by a woman and brought in his house by his daughter - after initial hesitation but ...
Style: serious, touching, realistic
Plot: adoption, hindu, religions or cults, society, family relations, babies and infants, clergy, parents and children, family life, hopes, family problems, fasting ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 8.1
 201K
Gandhi (1982)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, India, USA
Duration: 191 min.
Story: In the early years of the 20th century, Mohandas K. Gandhi, a British-trained lawyer, forsakes all worldly possessions to take up the cause of Indian independence. Faced with armed resistance from the British government, Gandhi adopts a policy of ...
Style: serious, sincere, realistic, captivating, emotional ...
Plot: leadership, protest, muslim, human spirit, freedom, idealism, politics, independence, hindu, british empire, assassination, lawyer ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 20s, 30s, 40s ...
Place: india, england, asia, new delhi, south africa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Movie in collections
Wisconsin Death Trip (1999)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Wisconsin Death Trip is an intimate, shocking and sometimes hilarious account of the disasters that befell one small town in Wisconsin during the final decade of the 19th century. The film is inspired by Michael Lesy's book of the same name ...
Style: bleak, serious, realistic, rough, disturbing ...
Plot: murder, unemployment, arson, investigation, violence spree, small town, chaos and mayhem, down on your luck, small town life, social decay, crimes, deadly ...
Time: 19th century, 1990s, 1890s, 1880s
Place: wisconsin, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 7.3
 64K
Amistad (1997)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 155 min.
Story: In 1839, the slave ship Amistad set sail from Cuba to America. During the long trip, Cinque leads the slaves in an unprecedented uprising. They are then held prisoner in Connecticut, and their release becomes the subject of heated debate. Freed ...
Style: emotional, touching, realistic, uplifting, serious ...
Plot: slavery, rebellion, mutiny, slave trade, dignity, idealism, injustice, historical figure, courtroom drama, dishonesty, hopes, legal ...
Time: 19th century, 1830s, 1840s, 18th century
Place: usa, cuba, africa, spain, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 7.1
 125
Fever (1981)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Poland
Duration: 116 min.
Story: The film is set in 1905, in a time of feverish revolutionary underground activity in Poland partitioned between three neighbours. All the characters are committed anarchists. The bomb maker puts an invention together to place it at the disposal of ...
Plot: prison, violence, police, politics, corruption, tragic event, undercover, mental breakdown, terrorism, revolt
Place: poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 7.5
 602
Comrades (1986)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 183 min.
Story: The story of "The Tolpuddle Martyrs". A group of 19th century English farm labourers who formed one of the first trade unions and started a campaign to receive fair wages.
Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic, emotional, stylized ...
Plot: labor union, deportation, rebelliousness, rich and poor, social differences, working class, injustice, rebellion, society, power relations, life is a bitch, tragic hero ...
Time: 19th century
Place: england, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 7.5
 11K
Recount (2008)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A chronicle of the weeks after the 2000 U.S. presidential election and the subsequent recounts in Florida.
Style: realistic, captivating, serious, sincere, stylized ...
Plot: politics, political conspiracy, presidential election, government, campaign, political corruption, election, democrat, republican, head of state, politician, society ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, florida, texas, washington d.c., new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Baby of Mâcon (1993)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Netherlands, France, UK, Germany
Duration: 122 min.
Story: A town cursed with barren women and famine is saved by a miracle birth to an old, ugly woman: the Mother. Immediately afterwards, the old woman's Daughter (Ormond) claims to have delivered the baby herself in a virgin birth. She imprisons the ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, surreal, bleak, stylized ...
Plot: baby, blood, play, violence, sex, bishop, virginity, hypocrisy, babies and infants, clergy, gory, virgin ...
Time: 17th century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Last Exit to Brooklyn (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, UK, West Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A gritty Brooklyn story about union corruption, violence, taboos and social norms. The stories told are of the sailors, the prostitute, the union bosses, the hooligans and the gay community set in the early 50s.
Style: bleak, disturbing, serious, realistic, rough ...
Plot: prostitute, fight, union, transsexual, transvestism, social decay, crime, urban, society, sex, sexuality, life is a bitch ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
George Washington II: The Forging of a Nation (1986)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 190 min.
Story: The first U.S. president (Barry Bostwick) and his wife (Patty Duke) endure two terms of turmoil from 1789 to 1797.
Plot: husband wife relationship, politician, politics, u.s. president, industry, banking, democracy, american history, diplomacy
Time: 1790s, 1780s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.3
 2K
Endgame (2009)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 109 min.
Story: The time is the late '80s, a crucial period in the history of South Africa. President P.W. Botha is hanging on to power by a thread as the African National Congress (ANC) takes up arms against apartheid and the country tumbles toward ...
Style: epic, serious, captivating, realistic, thought provoking ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: apartheid, bomb, unlikely partners, idealism, political unrest, revolution, politics, heroes, hopes, rebellion, society, state affairs ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 1990s
Place: england, south africa, africa, europe, cape town south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Siege at Ruby Ridge (1996)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 192 min.
Story: A mini-series dramatization of the controversial 1992 attack by federal agents on the Idaho home of Randy Weaver, a white seperatist. The ten-day siege, begun over a minor gun charge, resulted in the deaths of Weaver's son, wife and dog, and a ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, thought provoking, bleak ...
Plot: criminal heroes, fighting the system, police, siege, fbi, police investigation, wilderness, fugitives, hostages, special agents, journalism, race against time ...
Time: 90s
Place: idaho, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Movie in collections
 7.0
 117
Dockers (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Jimmy McGovern's depiction of the mid 90s Liverpool dockers strike. Featuring script contributions from Irvine Welsh and the real dockers themselves
Plot: violence, suffering, dispute, strike
Place: liverpool
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.7
 341
Day One (1989)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 141 min.
Story: Hungarian physicist Leo Szilard leaves Europe, eventually arriving in the United States. With the help of Einstein, he persuades the government to build an atomic bomb. The project is given to no-nonsense Gen. Leslie Groves who selects physicist J. ...
Style: serious, captivating, realistic, thought provoking, tense
Plot: politics, state affairs, intrigue, laboratory, moral dilemma, wartime life, against humanity, rivalry, life is a bitch, nuclear threat, super weapon, nuclear holocaust ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 40s, 1940s, 1930s
Place: usa, new mexico, hiroshima japan, germany, england ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.5
 4K
Scandal (1989)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 115 min.
Story: An English bon-vivant osteopath is enchanted with a young exotic dancer and invites her to live with him. He serves as friend and mentor, and through his contacts and parties she and her friend meet and date members of the Conservative Party. ...
Style: clever, sexual, sexy, serious, realistic ...
Plot: sex scandal, scandal, political corruption, betrayal, politics, rise and fall, member of parliament, social differences, social decay, dishonesty, society, state affairs ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 50s, 60s, 1950s
Place: england, europe, california, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
One Dead Indian (2006)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Stoney Point Natives assemble at Ipperwash Provincial Park for what began as a peaceful protest.
Plot: violence, blood, shot in the chest, courtroom, riot, racism, shot in the leg, police brutality, sniper, native american, american indian, shot through a window ...
Time: 1990s
Place: canada, ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Gold Fever in Lapland (1999)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Finland
Duration: 116 min.
Plot: gold rush, lapland, gold digger, violence, friend, friendship, gold, happiness, nature, river rapids, greed
Time: 1860s, 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Movie in collections
Gods and Generals (2003)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 219 min.
Story: The film centers mostly around the personal and professional life of Thomas "Stonewall" Jackson, a brilliant if eccentric Confederate general, from the outbreak of the American Civil War until its halfway point when Jackson is killed ...
Style: epic, sincere, serious, realistic, emotional ...
Plot: war, american civil war, battle, college, small town, military life, student life, confederate soldier, union soldier, military, battles, soldier ...
Time: contemporary, 1860s, 19th century
Place: maine, virginia, west virginia, usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Long Walk Home (1990)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Two women, black and white, in 1955 Montgomery Alabama, must decide what they are going to do in response to the famous bus boycott lead by Martin Luther King.
Style: touching, realistic, sincere, serious, uplifting ...
Plot: friendship, racism, bus, human spirit, hopes, society, couples, power relations, life is a bitch, friends, segregation, master and servant ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s, year 1955
Place: alabama, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Molly Maguires (1970)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Life is rough in the coal mines of 1876 Pennsylvania. A secret group of Irish emigrant miners, known as the Molly Maguires, fights against the cruelty of the mining company with sabotage and murder. A detective, also an Irish emigrant, is hired to ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: coal mining, fighting the system, rebellion, betrayal, terrorism, social decay, injustice, miner, coal mine, politics, heroes, society ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Eternal Road (2017)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Finland, Estonia, Sweden
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Based on true events an epic story of one man's struggle for survival. Jussi Ketola, returns to Finland from the great depression struck America only to face growing political unrest. One summer night of 1930, nationalist thugs violently abduct ...
Plot: great depression, kolkhoz, farm, baseball, execution, torture, shot to death, interrogation, kidnapping, violence, fear, child killed ...
Time: 1930s
Place: soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.8
 148
Heat Wave (1990)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A rookie black journalist investigates the tensions of the Watts section of Los Angeles in the bloody summer of 1965.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, tense, disturbing ...
Plot: racism, interracial relations, political unrest, society, journalism, social decay, life is a bitch, media, ghetto, police harassment, african american, police brutality ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, year 1965
Place: los angeles, usa, south central los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Antony and Cleopatra (1972)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: UK, Spain, Switzerland
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Adaptation of Shakespeare's Antony and Cleopatra, a historical drama that attempts to bring an epic visual style to the Bard's original stage play. The story concerns Marc Antony's attempts to rule Rome while maintaining a ...
Style: epic, serious, captivating, realistic, emotional ...
Plot: tragic love, femme fatale, rise and fall, cleopatra, shakespeare, destructive relationship, romance, love affair, royal family, love and romance, state affairs, unfulfillment ...
Time: ancient history
Place: egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.6
 516
Il Primo Re (2019)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Italy, Belgium
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Two brothers, Romulus and Remus, will have to rely on each other to survive in a hostile world. The city of Rome, one of the greatest empires in history, will be born from their deeds and bloody battles.
Plot: latin, roman, fire, violence, sacrifice, throat slitting, king, atheist, italian history, deer, flood, wolf ...
Place: italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%