Movies like 1965

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1965 (2015)
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1965 (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: Singapore
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A dramatic thriller that tells the engaging and touching stories of immigrants and natives during the time leading up to the independence of Singapore. The protagonists were a part of history in the making; they become the pioneer generation who live to see beyond the prejudice and fear of racial hatred and ultimately face the challenge of nation building - a mirror reflecting the fragility of racial harmony in our world today.
Plot: wedding, politics, abduction, secret society, pregnant woman, chinese, hate, father daughter relationship, television, funeral, independence, immigrants, dead child, prime minister, brother brother relationship, police officer, skepticism, police inspector, bombing, news reporter, confrontation, child killed, news footage, pregnant, press conference ...
Time: 60s, year 1965, 1960s
Place: asia, singapore, malaysia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, realistic, serious and tense films with plots about politics, murder, police officer, violence, death, investigation and husband wife relationship mostly in Drama, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like 1965: No God, No Master (2013), Rogue Trader (1999), 22 July (2018), Unabomber: The True Story (1996), Chappaquiddick (2017). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
No God, No Master (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A plot to overthrow the United States government is uncovered in New York City in the summer of 1919 when William Flynn, a field agent for the Bureau of Investigation, is sent to investigate a bomb threat that has targeted some of America's ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, political drama
Plot: politics, investigation, crimes, state affairs, political unrest, law enforcement, society, danger, assassination, terrorism, assassination attempt, deadly ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 20s, year 1919
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.4
 9K
Rogue Trader (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Rogue Trader tells the true story of Nick Leeson, an employee of Barings Bank who--after a successful trading run--ends up accumulating $1.4 billion in losses hidden in account #88888.
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, realistic, psychological
Plot: stock market, dishonesty, crimes, gambling, workplace, corporate crimes, cons and scams, criminal heroes, blind ambition, ambition, rise and fall, greed ...
Time: future
Place: singapore, asia, europe, england, bahamas
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 6.8
 26K
22 July (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: Norway, Iceland, USA
Duration: 143 min.
Story: In Norway on 22 July 2011, right-wing terrorist Anders Behring Breivik murdered 77 young people attending a Labour Party Youth Camp on Utöya Island outside of Oslo. This three-part story will focus on the survivors of the attacks, the political ...
Style: suspense, based on true events, rough, suspenseful
Plot: mass murder, shooting, tragedy, survivor, terrorist, cruelty, explosion, media frenzy, politics, car bomb, trial, multiple storylines ...
Time: year 2011, 2010s, 21st century
Place: norway, oslo norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Unabomber: The True Story (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The real story behind the hunt for Theodore J. Kaczynski, later known as the Unabomber, a terrorist who sent several bombs through the mail, alarming authorities and society. The movie follows a postal inspector who tracks down the suspect; a ...
Plot: bombing, cabin, university, true crime, environmental issue
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Movie in collections
 6.4
 11K
Chappaquiddick (2017)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA, Sweden
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Ted Kennedy's life and political career become derailed in the aftermath of a fatal car accident in 1969 that claims the life of a young campaign strategist, Mary Jo Kopechne.
Style: based on true events, tense, captivating, rough
Plot: kennedy family, scandal, senator, car accident, politics, investigation, public service, tragic event, lawyer, interview, trust, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, year 1980, year 1960, year 1969 ...
Place: massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 7.3
 46K
Detroit (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 143 min.
Story: A police raid in Detroit in 1967 results in one of the largest citizens' uprisings in the history of the United States.
Style: suspense, surprise ending, based on true events, disturbing, tense ...
Plot: murder, racism, police brutality, police violence, injustice, rebellion, friendship, death, justice, tragic event, racial tension, chaos ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, year 1943, year 1969, year 1967
Place: detroit, michigan
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 8.3
 23K
Z (1969)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: France, Algeria
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Repression is the rule of the day in this film that skewers Greek governance of the 1960s. Z, a leftist rabble rouser, is killed in what appears to be a traffic accident. But given the political climate, the death of such a prominent activist raises ...
Style: tense, thought provoking, bleak, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: conspiracy, assassination, military, politics, political corruption, protest, liberal, photojournalist, police, cia, government, courtroom drama ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, 70s
Place: greece, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Home Song Stories (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia, Singapore
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Tom, now in his 40s, begins to write the memoirs of his 1960s childhood, as the little boy whose mother Rose was a glamorous Shanghai nightclub singer. When Rose meets Aussie sailor Bill, they are quickly married, and she packs up Tom and his older ...
Style: emotional, realistic, serious, touching, inter cultural ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: interracial marriage, nightclub, childhood, cultural difference, lifestyle, dysfunctional family, family problems, love and romance, parents and children, human nature, single parent, family relations ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 1960s
Place: australia, asia, china, melbourne australia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Movie in collections
 6.6
 375
Heads or Tails (1980)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Since his wife died, Inspector Louis Baroni (Philippe Noiret) has become a virtual recluse, preferring the solitude of his quiet house to the company of others. His period of mournful contemplation is broken when he is called out to look into the ...
Plot: suspect, police officer, suspicion, police inspector, false accusation, french, sex, murder, police, death
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.5
 7K
Lucifer (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 175 min.
Story: In God's own country, the supreme leader of the ruling party dies, leaving a huge vacuum, not only in the electoral and leadership sphere of the party but also that of the state. In the inevitable succession squabble and the power struggle that ...
Style: tense, exciting, suspenseful, serious, surprise ending
Plot: politics, husband wife relationship, police officer, fight, betrayal, murder, revenge, violence, fire, rain, shot in the chest, father daughter relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.3
 53K
Thirteen Days (2000)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 145 min.
Story: Dramatisation of the Cuban Missile Crisis, the nuclear standoff with the USSR sparked by the discovery by the Americans of missle bases established on the Soviet allied island of Cuba. Shown from the perspective of the US President, John F Kennedy, ...
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, thought provoking, sincere, tense ...
Plot: cold war, politics, president, military, un, nuclear threat, leadership, political intrigue, undercover, race against time, state affairs, rivalry ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, year 1962
Place: usa, cuba, soviet union, pentagon, atlantic ocean ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.1
 27K
In the Fade (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Katja's life collapses after a senseless act impacts her life. After a time of mourning and injustice, she seeks revenge.
Style: suspense, tense, captivating, suspenseful
Plot: suspect, revenge, marijuana, racism, terrorist bombing, investigation, husband wife relationship, conspiracy, prison, murder, lawyer, pursuit ...
Time: year 2016, year 2013
Place: germany, turkey, hamburg germany, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Executive Action (1973)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Rogue intelligence agents, right-wing politicians, greedy capitalists, and free-lance assassins plot and carry out the JFK assassination in this speculative agitprop.
Style: disturbing, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: assassination, politics, conspiracy, frame up, political conspiracy, anti capitalism, sniper, cia, assassin, head of state, uncover truth, crimes ...
Time: year 1963
Place: dallas texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.9
 513
Suspect (1981)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Egypt
Duration: 125 min.
Story: The film tells the story of an ex-burglar who is struggling to lead a normal life with his wife and little son. His elder brother pressures him to return to burglary.
Plot: police officer, criminal, prostitute, child, poverty, port, gun, robbery, new life, marriage, jail, mask ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.9
 11K
Hey Ram (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History
Country: India
Duration: 186 min.
Story: Saketh Ram's wife is raped and killed during direct action day riots in Calcutta. He is convinced that Mahatma Gandhi is responsible for all the problems happening in the country. He sets out to kill him.
Style: realistic, serious, bleak, exciting, suspenseful ...
Plot: assassination, vengeance, massacre, political unrest, deadly, danger, destiny, crimes, muslim, husband wife relationship, hindu, society ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: india, asia, middle east, pakistan
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Kidnapped: The Hannah Anderson Story (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: On the afternoon of August 3, 2013, 16-year-old Hannah Anderson was abducted after finishing cheerleading practice in a San Diego suburb. When the bodies of her mother and brother were found in the burned home of family friend James DiMaggio later ...
Plot: true crime, fbi agent, death, murder, father daughter relationship, kidnapping, tied feet, survivor, cheerleader, abduction
Place: california, san diego california, idaho
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.1
 357
Il caso Moro (1986)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History
Country: Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: On March 16 1978, the Red Brigade kidnap the Chief of the Christian Democraty, the party in power in Italy since the end of the war. Fifty-five days later, his corpse was found in the trunk of a red Renault.
Plot: terrorism, prime minister, years of lead, terrorist, kidnapping, italian history, politician, murder, politics
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.5
 64K
Child 44 (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: Czech Republic, UK, USA, Russia
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Set in Stalin-era Soviet Union, a disgraced MGB agent is dispatched to investigate a series of child murders -- a case that begins to connect with the very top of party leadership.
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, intense, factual ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, child murder, police investigation, uncover truth, crimes, stalinism, against the rules, lone hero, investigation, serial murder, murder investigation ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 20th century, 1930s, 1940s ...
Place: russia, soviet union, moscow russia, ukraine, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Laramie Project (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: "The Laramie Project" is set in and around Laramie, Wyoming, in the aftermath of the murder of 21-year-old Matthew Shepard. To create the stage version of "The Laramie Project," the eight-member New York-based Tectonic Theatre ...
Style: thought provoking, disturbing, bleak, sincere, captivating ...
Plot: murder, small town, politics, violence, interview, hypocrisy, sin, crimes, life is a bitch, family relations, injustice, society ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1998, 1990s, 90s
Place: usa, wyoming, san francisco, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.4
 17K
Suburra (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A gangster known as "Samurai" wants to turn the waterfront of Rome into a new Las Vegas. All the local mob bosses have agreed to work for this common goal. But peace is not to last long.
Style: suspense, disturbing, suspenseful, tense, factual
Plot: mafia, corruption, politics, violence, prostitute, speculation, drug use, revenge, sex scene, female nudity, infidelity, heroin ...
Time: year 2011
Place: rome italy, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 4.5
 7K
The Dinner (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Two brothers and their wives meet up at a haute-cuisine restaurant to discuss what to do about a horrific crime that their sons committed together. As the quartet debate their options, the conversation reopens old wounds between the siblings.
Style: ambiguous ending, enigmatic, cynical, suspenseful, rough
Plot: stepmother stepson relationship, father son relationship, teenager, violence, brother brother relationship, politician, husband wife relationship, anger, flashback, restaurant, arson, telephone call ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Memories of Manon (1987)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Yvette Marcel (Melissa Anderson) asks her godfather Control and McCall for help dealing with her irrational father, who is intent on locating Manon, the mother she believed had been killed years before.
Plot: agent, rescue, damsel in distress, espionage, assassination attempt, kidnapping, gangster, generation gap, interrogation, torture, separation, hitman ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Mississippi Burning (1988)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Two FBI agents investigating the murder of civil rights workers during the 60s seek to breach the conspiracy of silence in a small Southern town where segregation divides black and white. The younger agent trained in FBI school runs up against the ...
Style: tense, realistic, suspenseful, atmospheric, disturbing ...
Plot: racism, murder, sheriff, small town, racial slur, police brutality, civil rights, police, african american, police investigation, violence, discrimination ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: mississippi, usa, mississippi river, united states, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Bitter Flowers (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Norway, Sweden, Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Karsten Aslaksen, chief engineer of a large chemical company, disappears without trace. His married lover, a successful politician named Vibeke Farang, approaches private investigator Varg Veum to track him down discreetly.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: investigation, private detective, murder, mystery, life is a bitch, child in peril, justice, abduction, danger, protagonist as suspect, crimes, legal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.2
 3K
Five Corners (1987)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A psychotic young man returns to his old neighborhood after release from prison. He seeks out the woman he previously tried to rape and the man who protected her, with twisted ideas of love for her and hate for him.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, disturbing, tense ...
Plot: violence, psychopath, stalking, friendship, prison, crimes, rape, deadly, danger, police detective, rapist, hate ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: new york, usa, mississippi, bronx new york city, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 8.0
 138K
JFK (1991)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 189 min.
Story: New Orleans District Attorney Jim Garrison discovers there's more to the Kennedy assassination than the official story.
Style: thought provoking, serious, captivating, controversial, disturbing ...
Plot: political conspiracy, kennedy assassination, president, investigation, cia, assassination, gay slur, fighting the system, evidence, political corruption, district attorney, government ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1963, 1960s
Place: new orleans, texas, washington d.c., cuba, vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Missiles of October (1974)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Based in part on Robert F. Kennedy's book, "Thirteen Days," this film profiles the Kennedy Administration's actions during the Cuban Missile Crisis.
Style: disturbing, captivating, tense, suspenseful, thought provoking ...
Plot: white house, nuclear threat, politics, cold war, ultimatum, government agency, ego clash, leadership, chaos, race against time, save the world, undercover ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, year 1962
Place: latin america, usa, cuba
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.7
 414K
Crash (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Los Angeles citizens with vastly separate lives collide in interweaving stories of race, loss and redemption.
Style: touching, disturbing, sincere, bleak, tense ...
Plot: racism, police corruption, interracial relations, prejudice, immigrants, social decay, bigotry, lifestyle, multiple storylines, redemption, catastrophe, tragedy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, puerto rico, santa monica california, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.4
 87K
Patriots Day (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: An account of Boston Police Commissioner Ed Davis's actions in the events leading up to the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing and the aftermath, which includes the city-wide manhunt to find the terrorists behind it.
Style: intense, suspense, tense, factual, exciting ...
Plot: terrorism, chief of police, police chief, manhunt, gunfight, investigation, surveillance, violence, courage, islam, tragedy, brutality ...
Time: year 2013, 21st century, 2010s
Place: massachusetts, boston, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Rabin, the Last Day (2015)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Israel, France
Duration: 153 min.
Story: Itzhak Rabin's murder ended all efforts of peace, and with him the whole left wing of Israel died. The movie shows the last of his days as prime minister, and what led to his murder.
Plot: politics, assassination, attorney general, archive footage, shot to death, attorney, gun, rally, hearing, political rally, prime minister, hate ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%