Movies like Story of Poor

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Story of Poor (1961)
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Story of Poor (1961)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 90 min.
Plot: love, prison, village, rape, vengeance, wedding, rich, children, escort, brothel, wealth, research, poverty, poor, servant, murder, prisoner, assault, compassion, attack, death of father, friend, countryside, remorse, kill ...
Place: siberia, georgia (former ussr), tbilisi

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, captivating and emotional films with plots about love, murder, countryside, revenge, death, marriage and love and romance mostly in Romance, Drama and War genres. Some movies like Story of Poor: Morning Bells (1967), The White Caravan (1964), Kreutzer Sonata (1987), Bewafa Sanam (1995), Falling Leaves (1966). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Morning Bells (1967)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 75 min.
Plot: love, new teacher, school, tradition, teacher, getting home, fall in love, bullying, boy meets girl, rain, marriage, library ...
Place: georgia (former ussr)
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The White Caravan (1964)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Martia, an experienced shepherd together with others is moving his herd to the winter pastures. The life of the shepherds is mundane and complex to the extent that even a minor mistake is fraught with serious consequences. Martia’s older son ...
Plot: boy meets girl, choice, pity, shepherd, hurricane, sea, wave, storm, regret, mountain, wind, herd ...
Place: caucasus, georgia (former ussr)
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
Kreutzer Sonata (1987)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 158 min.
Story: A revelatory discussion on a train. Based on Leo Tolstoy's novel of the same name.
Plot: train, fainting, confession, honeymoon, love triangle, death, flashback, murder, tea, jealousy, dysfunctional marriage, piano lesson ...
Place: italy
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84%
 6.5
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Bewafa Sanam (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 144 min.
Story: While in prison, Sunder learns that his fiancee is to marry another man. Enraged, he goes to the wedding venue and shoots her.
Plot: murder, tragedy, prisoner, wrongful imprisonment, prison, wedding, anti hero, miscarriage of justice, ends with death, grief, anti heroes, runaway ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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 732
Falling Leaves (1966)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A young idealist takes a job at a local state run winery only to discover and become disillusioned by the corruption of the Soviet State.
Plot: corruption, wine, love, friend, family relations, boy meets girl, job, factory, best friend, young man, graduation, university ...
Place: georgia (former ussr), caucasus, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Nostalgia for the Countryside (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Vietnam, Japan
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Set in a small village in North Vietnam, a tale of awakening which traces a growing love triangle between Nham, an earnest and responsible 17-year-old country boy; the charming Ngu, his lonely and naive sister-in-law with whom he works closely in ...
Plot: countryside, return home, truck driver, death of father, village, drinking, brother in law sister in law relationship, provincial life, farmer, drink, rice, neighbor ...
Place: vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Lost in Siberia (1991)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union, UK
Duration: 140 min.
Story: The political drama is set in the Stalin's Soviet Union after the Second World War. A British archaeologist Andrei Miller is working in Iran. He is mistakenly kidnapped and arrested by the KGB. He is falsely accused of spying and wrongfully ...
Style: bleak, disturbing, thought provoking, serious, realistic
Plot: survival, escape, false accusation, kgb, gulag, kidnapping, prison, political unrest, political intrigue, mistaken identity, distopia, undercover ...
Time: 50s, 1940s, 40s, 20th century, 1950s
Place: iran, russia, moscow russia, persia, siberia
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
It Rains in My Village (1968)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Yugoslavia, France
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A bizarre and tragic love story involving swineherd, village fool, teacher and an agricultural pilot. The story unfolds in a remote village in the communist ruled Yugoslavia at the down of Soviet occupation of Czechoslovakia in 1968.
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: village, small town, small town life, village life, vengeance, alcohol abuse, social relations, family relations, couples, love and romance, life is a bitch, society ...
Time: 60s
Place: former yugoslavia, yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Mademoiselle de Joncquières (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: When a romance between a widow and a notorious libertine takes an unexpected turn, Mademoiselle de Joncquières becomes instrumental to one lover’s plans for revenge.
Style: melancholic, disturbing, sentimental, sincere
Plot: aristocracy, brothel, revenge, betrayal, love, marriage, male female friendship, broken heart, mother daughter relationship, widow, forgiveness, older man younger woman marriage ...
Time: 18th century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Sentimental Romance (1976)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Near the close of the Russian Civil War, in 1923, a young man begins studying journalism at a worker newspaper and has a series of romantic adventures which cause him to mature swiftly. He rescues a beautiful girl from an abusive family situation, ...
Plot: baby, memory, widow, irony, teenage girl, coming of age, murder of father, street life, writing, death of husband, teenage crush, russian revolution ...
Time: 1920s
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Fools of Fortune (1990)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A Protestant Irish family is caught up in a conflict between Irish Republicans and the British army.
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: murder, couples, romance, love and romance, society, mentally unstable, life is a bitch, rebellion, state affairs, family life, alcohol abuse, political unrest ...
Time: 20th century, 20s, 1920s
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
With Beauty and Sorrow (1965)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 106 min.
Story: When the man who seduced the famous painter Otoko as a teenager--and then wrote a bestselling novel about it--reappears in her life, her pupil--and lesbian lover--hatches a plot to destroy the man and his family.
Plot: japanese new wave, revenge, miscarriage, lesbian, murder, accident, love, jealousy, japanese woman, writers
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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 2K
Alaska (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Nadine is a French young woman. Fausto is an Italian young man trying to make it in Paris as a restaurant waiter. They accidentally meet at a five-star hotel. Both are fragile, alone and obsessed with the idea of an unattainable happiness. Their ...
Style: psychological, emotional, captivating, sentimental
Plot: love story, waiter, restaurant, wedding, prison, murder, love, fall in love, rivalry, crimes, danger, revenge ...
Place: italy, milan italy, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 6.9
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Lorna Doone (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
Story: The year is 1675. England is threatened by religious and political rivalries. King Charles II's Catholic brother, James, is next in line for the throne, but many Protestants put their faith in Charles' illegitimate son, The Duke of ...
Style: emotional, realistic, serious, captivating, stylized ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: revenge, love and romance, state affairs, romance, vengeance, uninhibited rivalry, political unrest, forbidden love, love, rivalry, politics, countryside ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: england, scotland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Icharus Broken (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After four years in prison, Bobby is released into a world he no longer recognizes. His exgirlfriend Penny is abusing drugs. Their daughter is in foster care. Bobby's sister is in the process of rebuilding her life after a bad relationship.
Style: psychological, realistic, serious
Plot: love, romance, hopes, prostitute, couples, addiction, destiny, drug abuse, haunted by the past, vengeance, starting over, infidelity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Mrs. Soffel (1984)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Based on a true story, Mrs. Soffel is set in Pittsburgh near the dawn of the 20th century. Peter Soffel (Edward Herrmann) is the warden of a top security prison, and his wife Kate (Diane Keaton) often comes by to read the Bible aloud to the ...
Style: realistic, melancholic, sweet, light, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: prison, escape, murder, romance, life is a bitch, love and romance, confined, couple relations, fall in love, couples, prison warden, adultery ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century
Place: pittsburgh, usa, australia, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Khevsurian Ballad (1966)
Genre: Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Imeda’s father is killed in a blood revenge accident, the family moves him to the city where he is sheltered at his father’s friend. After fifteen year he gets back to Khevsureti. A talented painter, he spends most of his time doing ...
Plot: invitation, worker, mountain, past, dead father, guest, studying, boy meets girl, doctor, falling in love, village, love ...
Place: soviet union, georgia (former ussr), tbilisi
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 7.8
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Days of Heaven (1978)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In 1910, a Chicago steel worker accidentally kills his supervisor and flees to the Texas panhandle with his girlfriend and little sister to work harvesting wheat in the fields of a stoic farmer. A love triangle, a swarm of locusts, a hellish ...
Style: atmospheric, art house, psychological, stylized, contemplative ...
Plot: love triangle, impossible love, farm, farmer, class differences, harvest, society, loneliness, couple relations, love, countryside, stabbing ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, turn of the century
Place: texas, usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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 5.4
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Promises (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Latchkey kids lose touch when one of them moves away, only to reconnect years later without realizing it, having changed their names to escape their pasts. Once they realize who each other are; they are able heal the wounds of their pasts.
Style: sincere, captivating, serious, realistic, affectionate
Plot: love, past, promise, lovers, devotion, fight, secret, friend, rape, repairman, violence, child abuse ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Love at First Sight (1975)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 90 min.
Plot: islam, christianity, christian, muslim
Place: tbilisi, caucasus, georgia (former ussr)
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Lina's Wedding (1973)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Norway, Denmark
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Lina is in her best age, mid-30s. She is strong-willed, resilient and self-conscious. There has never been a man in her life, on the contrary, she even had to play the man's role on the small farm to sustain herself and the parents. But the ...
Plot: love, hate, single, farm, tragic event, marriage, pregnancy, countryside, nudity (full frontal - brief)
Time: 1910s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 7.3
 15K
Tess (1979)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France
Duration: 186 min.
Story: This multiple-Oscar-winning film by Roman Polanski is an exquisite, richly layered adaptation of Thomas Hardy’s Tess of the d’Urbervilles. A strong-willed peasant girl (Nastassja Kinski, in a gorgeous breakthrough) is sent by her father to the ...
Style: atmospheric, captivating, realistic, serious, contemplative ...
Plot: tragic love, period piece, rape, innocence lost, family relations, stonehenge, peasant, revenge, marriage, farmer, love, nobility ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1880s, victorian era, 18th century
Place: england, europe, brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
A Ghost in Monte Carlo (1990)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Austria, Italy, USA, West Germany
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A chance meeting between British nobleman and lovely young Mistral foils a plot by her manipulating Aunt Emilie to avenge the death of her sister, Mistral's mother, who died in childbirth. But when an unscrupulous blackmailer and a rapacious ...
Plot: countess, nun, necklace, mask, murder, courtesan, aunt niece relationship, long lost daughter, sunrise, brothel, sword, convent ...
Time: 1870s, victorian era
Place: paris france, monte carlo
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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If Beale Street Could Talk (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: After her fiance is falsely imprisoned, a pregnant African-American woman sets out to clear his name and prove his innocence.
Style: captivating, realistic, tense, touching
Plot: love story, lawyer, african american, false accusation, love, trust, friendship, prison, prisoner, justice, jail, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: 70s
Place: harlem, puerto rico, new york, manhattan new york city, harlem manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 8.4
 17
Life (1971)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 75 min.
Plot: children, father daughter relationship, world war two, singing, love, mother daughter relationship, father son relationship, party, jar, young man, poverty, 16 year old ...
Place: soviet union, georgia (former ussr)
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.3
 59
Ankle Bone (1968)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, West Germany
Duration: 103 min.
Story: What unfolds is a tale of survival, as Anne (Marlene Jobert), in and out of the hospital and limping around on her wounded limb, drifts into a life of prostitution and suffers many a hard knock at the hands of men.
Plot: criminal, escape, new love, police arrest, cigarette smoking, sensuality, female nudity, female prisoner, prison, lesbian, wound, arrest ...
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.8
 687
The Birch Tree (1967)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Beautiful but ailing girl is married to a harsh man who doesn't care for her. Only after she dies does he realize that he actually loves her.
Plot: dysfunctional marriage, village, baby, terminal illness, marriage, death, forest ranger, death in the family, countryside
Place: croatia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Rooster's Breakfast (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Slovenia, Croatia
Duration: 124 min.
Story: After being fired, a young car mechanic Đuro gets recommendation to look for another job in a remote village. His new boss is warm, old fashioned and naive - completely opposite from the world he's coming from. The peaceful atmosphere is ...
Style: realistic, atmospheric, psychological, captivating, humorous ...
Plot: infidelity, countryside, auto mechanic, fall in love, haunted by the past, friendship, society, ex military, love, singer, boss and employee, moving ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: slovenia, europe, hungary
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Story of an Unknown Man (1981)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Based on a short story by Anton Chekhov, this drama centers around a desire for revenge and the tragedy of a star-crossed love. After a general ruins some men under him in punishment for a rebellion, a friend of the broken men vows revenge. The ...
Plot: father son relationship, general, illness, valet, tuberculosis, pregnancy, vengeance, love, father daughter relationship, death in childbirth, naval officer
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.1
 518
Scarlet Sails (1961)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A little girl Assol met a wizard and it has been foretold: "... it will be a fine sunny day when a beautiful ship under scarlet sail comes and the noble prince will take you away from here. He'll take you to the world of your dreams, where ...
Style: romantic, lyrical, scenic, sentimental, fairy tale
Plot: sailboat, love, sailing ship, love and romance, life is a bitch, friendship, father daughter relationship, poverty, based on a novel, prince, sea, toys ...
Time: 19th century
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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