Movies like Life 1971

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Life (1971)
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Life (1971)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 75 min.
Plot: love, world war two, world war one, party, revolution, young woman, water, family relations, spring, children, hunger, singing, poverty, father daughter relationship, father son relationship, memories, socialism, old woman, bolshevik, mother daughter relationship, 16 year old, young man, grandson, boy meets girl, jar ...
Place: soviet union, georgia (former ussr)

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out touching, serious, realistic and sentimental films with plots about love, world war two, family relations, mother daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, father daughter relationship and father son relationship mostly in Drama, Romance and War genres. Some movies like Life: Gardens of Semiramide (1970), Khevsurian Ballad (1966), Morning Bells (1967), Father of a Soldier (1964), Clear Skies (1961). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Gardens of Semiramide (1970)
Genre: Romance, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 88 min.
Style: pre war, social realism
Plot: ukrainian, daughter in law, boy meets girl, love, friendship, world war two, wedding party, fight, grandson, fall in love, socialism, party ...
Place: ukraine, soviet union, georgia (former ussr)
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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 ⇓
88%
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 ⇓
64%
Father of a Soldier (1964)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 87 min.
Story: During World War II, оld Georgian peasant wine-grower Georgy (Sergo Zakariadze) leaves his Georgian village and goes off to the front line, hoping to find his son. George should see and transfer a lot of things, he becomes a soldier and only in ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, rough, touching, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: great patriotic war, father son relationship, military, death of son, soldier, fatherhood, dead son, wound, world war two, military uniform, journey, father figure ...
Time: 1940s
Place: russia, caucasus, berlin germany, georgia (former ussr)
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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 352
Clear Skies (1961)
Genre: Romance, War, Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 110 min.
Story: At the outset of the War, Alexei,an airman, marries Sasha Lvova, a young factory worker. One day, Alexei does not return from his mission and he is thought to be dead. Some time after the end of hostilities though, he reappears : taken prisoner, he ...
Plot: love, drunkenness, world war two, pilot, falling in love, fighter pilot, flashback, justice, communism, reputation, post war, stalinism ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Melodies of the Vera Quarter (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 98 min.
Story: This musical is based on old Georgian vaudevilles and plays. The early 20th century. Old Tiflis is in confusion and turmoil. A mysterious fairy is helping the poor Pavle’s family: real wood is burning in his old, neglected fireplace, wherein a pot ...
Plot: love, father daughter relationship, fall in love, family relations, poverty, ballet, falling in love, theft
Place: tbilisi, georgia (former ussr), caucasus
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Mother of Men (1975)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 94 min.
Style: sincere, touching, bleak, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war two, children, mother, hunger, young woman, village, heroine, kindness, survival, danger, life is a bitch, brutality ...
Time: 40s, 1940s, year 1942, year 1943
Place: soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Romeo & Juliet (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Adaptation of Shakespeare's play, presented originally on television for schools in the UK.
Plot: male female relationship, shakespeare's romeo and juliet, family relations, father daughter relationship, love, mother daughter relationship, father son relationship, mother son relationship, shakespeare
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 7.8
 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 ⇓
47%
 6.9
 5K
Ali and Nino (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: UK, Azerbaijan
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Muslim prince Ali and Georgian aristocrat Nino have grown up in the Russian province of Azerbaijan. Their tragic love story sees the outbreak of the First World War and the world’s struggle for Baku’s oil. Ultimately they must choose to fight ...
Style: touching, disturbing, sincere, thought provoking, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, girls' night, date night
Plot: love, couples, world war one, muslim, christian, impossible love, society, family relations, romance, love and romance, secret love, forbidden love ...
Place: georgia (former ussr), caucasus, azerbaijan, georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Inheritance (1980)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: France, Hungary
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In this standard Hungarian drama, the effects of sterility and jealousy on a marriage are played out against a backdrop of World War II and the rising Nazi persecution of Jews. Director Marta Meszaros usually focuses on issues like pregnancy, ...
Plot: female director, infidelity, inheritance, children, deportation, military officer, father son relationship, male female relationship, infertility, extramarital affair, jealousy, love triangle ...
Time: 1930s, year 1936, year 1944, 1940s
Place: hungary
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.5
 222
Jamilya (1969)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The film is based on the story of the same name by Soviet writer Chinghiz Aitmatov. It is set in a remote Kirghiz village during the Great Patriotic War (1941-1945). A young wife of a soldier, Djamilya, fell in love with Daniar, a wounded war ...
Plot: autobiography, love triangle, world war two, love, mountain, engagement, soviet, female director, homecoming, brother in law sister in law relationship, commune, field ...
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Land Girls (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: UK, France
Duration: 111 min.
Story: During World War II, the organisation "The Women's Land Army" recruited women to work on British farms while the men were off to war. Three such "land girls" of different social backgrounds - quiet Stella, young hairdresser ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, touching, serious, sincere ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: countryside, world war two, friendship, fall in love, hopes, war, romance, working class, soldier, love and romance, couples, friends ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s
Place: england, europe, egypt, english channel, pearl harbor ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
See You in the Next War (1980)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The two enemies from war, Slovenian partisan Berk and German soldier Bitter, meet each other during holidays in Spain. Recalling the war through conversation, Berk remembers Anton, his fellow comrade he had spend the most time with.
Plot: partisan, world war two, german, battle, german soldier, politics, pacifist, flashback, soldier, vacation, revolution, anti war ...
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Frankie Starlight (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Ireland, UK, France, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The quirky story of a young boy's adventures growing up with his stunningly beautiful mother and the two very different men who love her.
Style: serious, psychological, touching, realistic, talky ...
Plot: family relations, world war two, romance, family life, self discovery, forbidden love, couple relations, human nature, death in the family, parents and children, love triangle, love and romance ...
Place: ireland, europe, france, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
An Avonlea Christmas Movie (1998)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance, War
Country: Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: An Avonlea Christmas pays tribute to the indomitable and sometimes intolerable matriarch of the King family, Hetty King. When she suddenly collapses during the holidays, Hetty is hospitalized. Feeling homesick and alone, she begins to re-evaluate ...
Plot: father son relationship, aunt, world war one, father daughter relationship, brother sister relationship, christmas, teacher, male female relationship, family relations
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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 385
Romeo & Juliet (1978)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 168 min.
Story: Two households, both alike in dignity, in fair Verona where we lay our scene, from ancient grudge break to new mutiny where civil blood makes civil hands unclean. From forth the fatal loins of these two foes a pair of star-cross'd lovers take ...
Plot: male female relationship, mother daughter relationship, love, father daughter relationship, shakespeare's romeo and juliet, father son relationship, tragedy, mother son relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Tango of Our Childhood (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The film is about the hard lot of a woman with an extraordinary character, who tries to raise her children and win back her husband, who left family for another woman, after return from the war.
Plot: world war two, horse, old woman, children, mother, family relations, armenian, husband wife relationship
Time: 1940s
Place: soviet union, armenia, caucasus, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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 7.5
 109
Once Lied (1988)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Set in the Soviet Union the film is a chronicle of a life of one successful artist: his family, his friends, his clients, and his artworks.
Plot: painter, mistress, business trip, sex scene, memories, family relations, electroshock therapy, infidelity, militia, doctor, husband wife relationship, artist ...
Place: soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Story of Poor (1961)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 90 min.
Plot: love, death of father, prison, brothel, children, arrest, attack, attempted rape, vengeance, village, convoy, pity ...
Place: tbilisi, siberia, georgia (former ussr)
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Come See the Paradise (1990)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Come See The Paradise is a deeply touching love story set against the backdrop of a dramatic and controversial period in American history, It follows the romance and eventual marriage of Jack McGurn (Dennis Quad), a hot blooded Irish American, and a ...
Style: emotional, realistic, serious, contemplative, thought provoking ...
Plot: forbidden love, world war two, interracial relations, racism, family relations, injustice, culture clash, war, romance, love, interracial romance, opposites attract ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s, 30s, 40s, 20th century ...
Place: seattle, los angeles, north dakota, usa, japan ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
An Unusual Exhibition (1968)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A sculptor who loves his creative life has difficulty adjusting to conformity, bureaucracy and comprise.
Style: tragicomedy
Plot: mountain, fireworks, swimming, post war, marbles, boy, money, artist, love triangle, world war two, wound, grave ...
Place: georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
A Year of the Quiet Sun (1984)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Poland, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Shortly after WWII an American soldier (Norman) and a Polish refugee (Emilia) fall in deep love. Eventually he will return to USA and both expect that she will soon follow him. Emilia's mother is sick but would recover by available medicine. ...
Style: emotional, gloomy, atmospheric, touching, realistic ...
Plot: war, world war two, soldier, american, love, love affair, human spirit, redemption, tragic love, village, military, love and romance ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, 1940s, year 1964, year 1946
Place: poland, europe, berlin germany, warsaw poland, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Every Time We Say Goodbye (1986)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Israel, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An American flyer who joined the RAF before his country was in the war is recovering from a leg injury in Jerusalem. Through an English friend he meets a quiet Jewish girl whose close-knit family originally came from Spain. The two are attracted to ...
Style: touching, sentimental, serious, realistic
Plot: friends, friendship, fall in love, injury, world war two, opposites attract, romance, couples, love affair, couple relations, social differences, war ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 40s
Place: jerusalem, middle east, israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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 68K
Doctor Zhivago (1965)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 197 min.
Story: Doctor Zhivago is the filmed adapation of the Russian novel by Boris Pasternak from director David Lean that was an international success and today deemed a classic. Omar Sharif and Julie Christie play two protagonists who in fact love each other ...
Style: atmospheric, emotional, serious, realistic, epic ...
Plot: love triangle, russian revolution, nurse, world war one, suicide attempt, infidelity, communism, deportation, war, revolution, betrayal, russian ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s, 19th century, 1940s, 1930s ...
Place: russia, soviet union, moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Eight Kilos of Happiness (1980)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A film about an incident in the last war when a gypsy girl sacrifices herself for her lover, a partisan who has deserted.
Plot: world war two, deserter, singing, murder, german, gypsy, fear, execution, prayer, death, nazi, river
Time: year 1941
Place: serbia, yugoslavia, former yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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The Big Party (1986)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Puerto Rico, Mexico
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In 1942, in San Juan, Puerto Rico, a casino is organizing a farewell party for its patrons, since it's about to be turned into a US military base. The guests drink, seduce and gossip, but some also plot against each other.
Plot: palace, party, betrayal, fascism, father son relationship, poet, blackmail, high society, dancing, expatriate, colonialism, puerto rican ...
Time: 1940s
Place: caribbean, puerto rico
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.4
 2K
Ashik Kerib (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Wandering minstrel Ashik Kerib falls in love with a rich merchant's daughter, but is spurned by her father and forced to roam the world for a thousand and one nights - but not before he's got the daughter to promise not to marry till his ...
Style: atmospheric, stylized, realistic, serious, captivating ...
Plot: on the road, family relations, couples, romance, adventure, love and romance, obsessive quest, true love, countryside, homecoming, merchant, islam ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: caucasus, georgia (former ussr), azerbaijan
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.5
 3K
Strayed (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: France, UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Fleeing the June 1940 arrival of Hitler's army in Paris, a young war widow and her two children are rescued from dive-bombing German fighters by a cocky, reckless teenager. He finds them refuge in an abandoned house, but despite the fact that ...
Style: touching, sincere, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, world war two, survival, friendship, refugee, life is a bitch, teenage life, wartime life, love affair, danger, romance, love and romance ...
Time: 1940s
Place: paris france, france, europe, riviera, nice france
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Bridge to the Sun (1961)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: France, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Tells the true story of Gwen Terasaki, who falls in love with, then marries a Japanese diplomat. When war breaks out they find animosity and trouble from both sides.
Plot: interracial marriage, air raid, wife leaves husband, husband wife relationship, little girl, end of war, geisha, kimono, interracial couple, asian, marital separation, aunt niece relationship ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s
Place: japan, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%