Movies like The Anarchists

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The Anarchists (2015)
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The Anarchists (2015)
Original name: Les Anarchistes
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Set in 1899 Paris, a young police sergeant is chosen to infiltrate a group of anarchists, an opportunity he sees to rise through the ranks. However, he soon finds himself becoming attached to the group.
Plot: betrayal by friend, bank robbery, treason, betrayal, burglary, anarchist, underground fighting, mole, assassination attempt, working class, anarchism, armed robbery, secret police, death of friend, undercover cop, police violence, heist gone wrong, assassination plot, undercover, factory worker, underground movement, police raid, dynamite, robbery gone awry
Time: 1890s
Place: paris france

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Don Juan (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 87 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.7
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In Your Wake (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.3
 55
Playtime (1961)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 87 min.
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Place: paris france
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53%
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A Bad Son (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Bruno is released from prison. He looks for a job and tries to start a new life. His first stop is at his father's apartment.
Style: realistic, serious, captivating
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Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: paris france, france
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