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, party, revolution, young woman, water, spring, hunger, singing, poverty, socialism, old woman, bolshevik, 16 year old, young man, father son relationship, world war two, mother daughter relationship, father daughter relationship, children, world war one, jar, dead son, boy meets girl, mother son relationship
Place: soviet union

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out touching, realistic, serious and sentimental films with plots about love, world war two, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, father son relationship, husband wife relationship and marriage 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 (1965), Mother of Men (1975). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Gardens of Semiramide (1970)
Genre: Romance, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 88 min.
Style: social realism, pre war
Plot: farmer, falling in love, young man, boy meets girl, ukrainian, daughter in law, german army, partisan, death of son, young woman, wedding party, love ...
Place: ukraine, soviet union
⇓ 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: soviet, geologist, wound, village, dead father, boy meets girl, death of father, love, singing, little boy, painter, party ...
Place: tbilisi
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Morning Bells (1967)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 75 min.
Plot: countryside, rain, love, fight, mountain, village, boy meets girl, love triangle, danger, school teacher, young woman, falling in love ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Father of a Soldier (1965)
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: touching, suspenseful, tense, captivating, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: great patriotic war, father son relationship, soldier, dead son, fatherhood, military, death of son, wound, message, truck, father figure, farmer ...
Time: 1940s
Place: berlin germany, caucasus, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Mother of Men (1975)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 94 min.
Style: sincere, suspenseful, bleak, rough, touching
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war two, children, mother, village, young woman, hunger, heroine, kindness, survival, life is a bitch, danger, parents and children ...
Time: 40s, year 1942, year 1943
Place: soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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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, post war, stalinism, falling in love, communism, communist party, male female relationship, reputation, justice, flashback, world war two ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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, love, father daughter relationship, father son relationship, mother daughter relationship, shakespeare's romeo and juliet, shakespeare, mother son relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Inheritance (1980)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: France, Hungary
Duration: 100 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: inheritance, male female relationship, year 1936, marriage, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, money, world war two, illegitimate child, children, military officer, infidelity ...
Time: year 1944, 1940s, 1930s
Place: hungary
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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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: mother daughter relationship, father son relationship, father daughter relationship, love, tragedy, shakespeare's romeo and juliet, male female relationship, mother son relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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, soldier, german, memory, revolution, sex scene, pacifist, german soldier, world war two, flashback, love, politics ...
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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: naval officer, valet, death in childbirth, illness, love, father daughter relationship, father son relationship, tuberculosis, pregnancy, vengeance
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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, wanted man, interracial romance, female protagonist, politician, deportation, american flag, interracial kiss, embassy, racial issues, diplomat, marital separation ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s
Place: japan, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
A Year of the Quiet Sun (1984)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Poland, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 106 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: realistic, gloomy, touching, emotional, atmospheric ...
Plot: war, soldier, love, hopes, love and romance, village, military, religions or cults, redemption, love affair, unfulfillment, tragic love ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, year 1946, year 1964
Place: poland, europe, arizona, berlin germany, warsaw poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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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: homecoming, mountain, brother brother relationship, artist, love, commune, coming of age, falling in love, farming, teenage boy, love triangle, teenage girl ...
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Angel of Mercy (1993)
Genre: Romance, War, Drama
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The love story between a young widow and an austrian-hungarian army officer during the First World War.
Plot: love, hospital, war, male female relationship, escape, murder, death, adultery, extramarital affair, infidelity, execution, widow ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Tomorrow Was the War (1987)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A drama a life in a small Russian provincial town in 1940 - one year before Germany invaded the Soviet Union. Two school girls for the first time in their lives discover truth about Stalin repressions against innocent people. Based on a novel by ...
Plot: funeral, girl, betrayal, small town, teen suicide, stalinism, nazi, high school student, hanging, loss of innocence, heroism, first love ...
Time: 1940s, pre world war two, year 1940
Place: russia, soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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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: graduation, male female relationship, boy meets girl, factory, young man, love, corruption, job, best friend, friend, wine, student ...
Place: russia, caucasus
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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: stone, beating, love triangle, grandfather, argument, cemetery, money problems, wounded soldier, studio, post war, statue, pregnant wife ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Postcard (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Japan
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Toward the end of World War II, middle-aged soldier Keita is entrusted with a postcard from a comrade who is sure he will die in battle. After the war ends, Keita visits his comrade's wife Yuko and bears witness to the tragic life she has led. ...
Plot: suicide, world war two, love, letter, widow
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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, realistic, touching, psychological, talky ...
Plot: self discovery, family life, romance, forbidden love, family relations, love triangle, parents and children, death in the family, couple relations, unfulfillment, love and romance, human nature ...
Place: ireland, europe, france, texas
⇓ 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: sentimental, touching, realistic, serious
Plot: friendship, injury, couples, social differences, opposites attract, romance, fall in love, love affair, couple relations, friends, war, wartime life ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: jerusalem, israel, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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: aunt, male female relationship, brother sister relationship, world war one, father son relationship, father daughter relationship, teacher, christmas
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Melodies of the Vera Quarter (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
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, ballet, theft, falling in love, poverty
Place: tbilisi, caucasus
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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The Confrontation (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Russia
Duration: 147 min.
Story: Moldavia, 1944. An elite squad of Red Army scouts is sent to stop an equally elite squad of Germans soldiers committing war crimes behind Soviet lines.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, rough, bleak
Plot: world war two, behind enemy lines, battle, war crime, reconnaissance, crimes, military, heroic mission, danger, great patriotic war, fight, heroes ...
Place: soviet union, ukraine, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Wherever You Are... (1988)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Poland, UK, West Germany, France, Italy
Duration: 106 min.
Story: An Uruguayan diplomat brings his new wife with him on a business trip to Poland in the summer immediately preceding the outbreak of World War II.
Style: pre war
Plot: smuggling, nazi, holocaust, diplomat, german, execution, world war two, flashback, schizophrenia, marriage, husband wife relationship, father son relationship ...
Place: uruguay, poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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: party, palace, dance, colonialism, high society, marriage engagement, ball, expatriate, casino, liberal, poet, fascism ...
Time: 1940s
Place: caribbean, puerto rico
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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, friendship, war, romance, working class, couple relations, wartime life, hopes, fall in love, love and romance, couples, friends ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: england, europe, egypt, pearl harbor, english channel ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Doctor Zhivago (1965)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA, Italy, UK, Liechtenstein
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: russian revolution, love triangle, nurse, suicide attempt, infidelity, deportation, communism, war, revolution, betrayal, russian, romance ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s, 19th century, 40s, 20s ...
Place: russia, soviet union, moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Carmen y Lola (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The love story of two gypsy girls.
Plot: lesbian love, love, porn magazine, romance, lesbian kiss, female protagonist, singing, cigarette smoking, blowing out candles on a birthday cake, internet cafe, birthday cake, forbidden love ...
Place: madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Ship of Fools (1965)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 149 min.
Story: Passengers on a ship traveling from Mexico to Europe in the 1930s represent society at large in that era. The crew is German, including the ship's Dr. Schumann, who falls in love with one of the passengers, La Condesa. A young American woman, ...
Style: realistic, serious, tense, atmospheric, emotional ...
Plot: ship, cruise, racism, anti semitism, love and romance, fall in love, society, human nature, couples, prostitute, opposites attract, world war two ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1930s, pre world war two
Place: mexico, europe, latin america, germany, spain ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%