Movies like Night Call

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Night Call (1970)
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Night Call (1970)
Original name: Ночной звонок
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 60 min.
Story: At the heart of the plot - the erroneous message about the death of Varvara Antonovna gathers around her son, daughter-in-law and grandson. They feel a sense of deep guilt, so carelessly treating a loved one for a number of years
Plot: family relations, telephone, son, daughter in law, guilt, grandson, message, text messaging
Place: soviet union

Most similar movies to Night Call

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, touching, realistic and emotional films with plots about family relations, son, husband, loneliness, village, wife and friend mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Night Call: Private Life (1982), Monologue (1973), Last Bread (1963), Nautilus (1990), Spring (1968). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Private Life (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Mikhail Ulyanov is the Bergmanesque protagonist of the Russian Private Life. A government-appointed factory executive, Ulyanov is reduced to quivering confusion when he is dismissed. Recovering from this blow, he decides to review and realign his ...
Plot: pension, pistol, husband wife relationship, son, daughter, loneliness, ex husband ex wife relationship, senior citizen, family relations, gun, partial female nudity, secretary ...
Place: russia
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Monologue (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Professor Sretenski is a scientist and director of a research center in Russia. He is separated from his wife and lives alone. His daughter, who lives with the mother, comes to his home and stays with him for a period, leaving her daughter with him. ...
Plot: family relations, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, teenager, grandfather granddaughter relationship, scientist, loneliness
Time: 70s
Place: soviet union
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Last Bread (1963)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 86 min.
Plot: driver, militia, kolkhoz, village, thief, mechanic, doctor
Place: soviet union
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Nautilus (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 88 min.
Story: This life period of the main character Felix (L. Lutvinsky) coincides with rather complicated period of country history Chernenko dies, Gorbachev succeeds him, then Ligachev criticizes Eltsin, county is reined by deficit, backstairs influence, ...
Plot: janitor, engineer, afghanistan veteran, tv set, father, brother sister relationship, militia, family relations, friend, death of brother
Place: soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Spring (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Savely and Lelya are leading a quiet peaceful life in a forest reserve, in a small village with a mineral spring, where Savely brought his seriously ill wife. The seemingly routine life can not hide deep and tender love that came a bit too late...
Plot: village, spring, husband, death of husband, sickness, wife, son, illness
Place: soviet union
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Lessons at the End of Spring (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A young boy loses his innocence in a pre-perestroika Russian prison during the chaotic last months of the Khrushchev regime.
Plot: prison, loss of innocence, nudity (full frontal - brief), shower, detention, teenager
Place: soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Bag Full of Hearts (1964)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 79 min.
Plot: boyfriend, bulldozer, building, teacher, husband, kolkhoz, wife, officer, excavator, son, postman, mother ...
Place: soviet union
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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
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Family Circle (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 83 min.
Plot: daughter, son, fiancee, student, ex husband, engineer, loneliness, single woman, children, restaurant, secretary, judge ...
Place: soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Red Snowball Tree (1974)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A former thief is released from a prison. He tries to start a new life with his penfriend - a good village woman, but his past doesn't let him go.
Style: disturbing, sentimental, touching, thought provoking, ironic ...
Plot: guilt, middle aged man, peasant, pen pal, alienation, redemption, village, mother son relationship, couple relations, criminal, family relations, countryside ...
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Flight of a Bird (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Polyot Ptitsy has been given the gift of seeing his deceased brother, but when a new love interest is in trouble he must choose between saving a life or continuing to see his brother everyday.
Plot: mother, observatory, wife, husband, poet, unfaithful wife, cameraman, destiny, actress, journalist, adultery, marriage ...
Time: 1930s
Place: soviet union
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Time to Die (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 104 min.
Story: An impressionistic, black-and-white portrait of the day-to-day of a nonagenarian woman as she experiences the final act of her life. Danuta Szaflarska stars as Aniela, who lives in a massive yet rapidly-deteriorating wooden house, filled with ...
Plot: female director, family relations, generation gap, shakespearean quotation, house, death, piano, dog, son, old lady
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Man-eater (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 169 min.
Story: Kazakhstan. 1954. Copper mines. Concentration camp. In the center of the plot - a revolt which prisoners raised in protest against the inhuman treatment.
Plot: rebellion, suicide, son, cannibalism, investigation, helicopter, riot, desert, political prisoner, atrocity, camp, escape ...
Time: year 1954
Place: kazakhstan, soviet union
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46%
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Fathers (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 142 min.
Story: The film takes place in the first half of the 1960s. The protagonist of the picture is a young worker of the apparatus, Vladimir Novikov, a charming, educated, energetic person - a thriving functionary. Novikov has a young sweetheart - student ...
Plot: revenge, death, murder, taxi driver, father, worker, leadership, construction site, student
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: soviet union, siberia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
First Trip, Last Trip (1974)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 77 min.
Plot: trip, truck driver
Place: tbilisi, soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Love is Never Silent (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A young woman struggles with her own need for independence and the obligation she feels for her deaf parents in this depression-era drama. A friend sees her turmoil and tells her she must find happiness on her own. However, the initial joy she finds ...
Plot: parent child relationship, sign language, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, guilt, deafness, deaf, great depression, marriage, family relations
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Daydream (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 80 min.
Story: An artist named Kurahashi and a female artist named Cheiko wait in a dentist's waiting room. The man feels attracted to the woman but says nothing to her. Later in the examining room, both patients are going under anesthesia, but the man looks ...
Plot: anesthetic, dentist, latex gloves, nitrous oxide, erotica, surgical mask, japanese woman, sex scene, dream
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
In the Gloaming (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 67 min.
Story: Danny, dying of Aids, returns home for his last months. Always close to his mother, they share moments of openness that tend to shut out Danny's father and his sister.
Style: sincere, touching, gloomy, sentimental, emotional ...
Plot: family relations, aids, gay brother, bereavement, parents and children, homecoming, human nature, introspection, dysfunctional family, terminal illness, family gatherings, death in the family ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Blues (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 72 min.
Story: A modern adaptation of Cocteau's classic play "The Human Voice": A woman is waiting for her ex-boyfriend's last call.
Plot: telephone, relationship problems, relationships, desperation, breakup, forest, monologue, suicide, loneliness, break up
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Golfstrim (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 84 min.
Plot: schoolgirl, youth, teenager, friend, neighbor, blind girl, schoolboy
Place: soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Meeting Past (1966)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A famous surgeon named Nino, who came to the village, is requested to perform the operation. She recognizes her ex-husband Akia is the wounded person and now her difficult past is there before her eyes: Almaskhan's son Akia raped orphaned Nino. ...
Plot: female doctor, countryside, past, mistress, doctor, rape, crying, death of father, fire, boy, girl, celebration ...
Place: georgia (former ussr), soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Triangle (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The movie tells the life story and friendship of five blacksmiths in town of Leninakan during the war and the years preceding it - as told by the son of one of the blacksmiths.
Plot: world war two, friend, friendship, soldier, armenian
Time: 1940s
Place: soviet union, armenia, caucasus
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Blackwater Lightship (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A man in the final stages of AIDS is cared for by his sister and mother and grandmother.
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Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
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Style: realistic, psychological, emotional, captivating, serious ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Useless Girl (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A teenage girl considered by everybody as "difficult" is sent to the village to live with her grandfather.
Plot: female director, destiny, loneliness, old man, parents, village, aggression, teenage girl
Place: soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 151 min.
Story: After his son dies, an elderly man comes back to Spain from the US and hopes to find out which of his granddaughters is true, and which one is bastard.
Style: touching, realistic, serious, melancholic, talky ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Roof Jump (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 85 min.
Plot: husband, groom, wife, accountant, director, neighbor, fiancee, institute, scientist
Place: soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A man and a woman, unpleasant bickering nitwits both, push a big stupid metaphor (in the shape of a piano) across Seattle.
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Plot: love, friend, breakfast, interview, flowers, family relations, flower, marriage, son, husband wife relationship, telephone operator, pilgrimage ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
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Style: serious, psychological, stylized, atmospheric, realistic ...
Plot: couple relations, sexual relations, parents and children, introspection, couples, family relations, sexual content, single parent, mother son relationship, cause and meaning, nudity (full frontal - brief), single mother ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
32%