Movies like Mother of Men

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Mother of Men (1975)
Mother of Men
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 94 min.
Plot: fascist, great patriotic war, red army, enemy, sheep, hunger, spring, harvest, dead soldier, cow, pregnant woman, german soldier, winter, death of husband, childbirth, death of son, young woman, children, evacuation, cornfield, village, corpse, world war two, dog, horse
Time: year 1942, year 1943
Place: soviet union

Most similar movies to Mother of Men

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, bleak and captivating films with plots about world war two, war, soldier, death, life is a bitch, nazi and wartime life mostly in Drama, War and Romance genres. Some movies like Mother of Men: Come and See (1985), Father of a Soldier (1965), The Ascent (1977), Abandoned Houses, Empty Homes (2000), Red Cherry (1995). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 8.2
 40K
Come and See
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 142 min.
Story: The invasion of a village in Byelorussia by German forces sends young Florya into the forest to join the weary Resistance fighters, against his family's wishes. There he meets a girl, Glasha, who accompanies him back to his village. On ...
Style: bleak, realistic, surreal, disturbing, atmospheric ...
Plot: war, genocide, innocence lost, holocaust, insanity, russian, surrealism, brutality, german, nazi, fascism, death ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, year 1943, 1940s
Place: russia, europe, germany, poland
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System:   95%
    User:   100%
 
Father of a Soldier
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 83 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 ...
Plot: great patriotic war, red army, death of son, farmer, father figure, wound, fight, army, tank, village, military, soldier ...
Place: russia, caucasus, berlin germany
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System:   66%
    User:   74%
 
 8.3
 5K
The Ascent
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Two Soviet partisans leave their starving band to get supplies from a nearby farm. The Germans have reached the farm first, so the pair must go on a journey deep into occupied territory, a voyage that will also take them deep into their souls.
Style: serious, bleak, realistic, emotional, captivating ...
Plot: captivity, betrayal, wartime life, war, village, danger, life is a bitch, confined, dishonesty, heroes, integrity, death sentence ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s, year 1942
Place: europe, russia, soviet union
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System:   62%
    User:   58%
 
Abandoned Houses, Empty Homes
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Finland
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A war movie that takes place in Finnish Karelia in 1944.
Plot: swimming, female full frontal nudity, female nudity, doctor, soldier, baby, wedding, horse, fear, battle, coward, world war two ...
Time: year 1944
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System:   59%
    User:   52%
 
 7.2
 623
Red Cherry
Genre: Drama, War
Country: China
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Based on a true story, this horrifying tale follows two orphaned friends as they struggle to survive during World War II.
Style: serious, bleak, realistic, gloomy, touching
Plot: orphan, school, monastery, war, innocence lost, anti war, wartime life, society, soldier, youth, life is a bitch, coming of age ...
Time: 40s, 1940s
Place: russia, soviet union, moscow russia
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System:   59%
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 7.7
 3K
Zelary
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia, Austria
Duration: 142 min.
Story: A nurse and her surgeon-lover are part of a resistance movement in 1940s Czechoslovakia. When they are discovered, her lover flees and she must find a place to hide. A patient whose life she saved, a man from a remote mountain village where time ...
Style: realistic, emotional, touching, serious, epic ...
Plot: small town, romance, redemption, nazi, betrayal, runaway, hospital, drinking, hopes, marriage, wartime, nazis ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: germany, czechoslovakia, prague czechoslovakia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   59%
    User:   50%
 
 6.7
 363
Silence
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Finland
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A drama between people under unconventional circumstances. In the Second World War Finland was the only nation who brought casualties killed-in-action back to be buried at home. These actions were carried out by men and women working in assembly ...
Style: serious, bleak, realistic, gloomy, rough ...
Plot: soldier, war, wartime life, military, life is a bitch, heroes, friend, horse, corpse, shot to death, funeral, death ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, year 1944
Place: europe, finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   57%
    User:   49%
 
Fortress on Wheels
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A story about an armored train number 56 and his actions during WWII.
Plot: german, captain, tank, enemy, great patriotic war, fascist, commander, soviet army, exploit, soldier, russian, world war two ...
Place: kiev ukraine, soviet union, ukraine
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   57%
    User:   66%
 
 7.1
 303
The Hot Snow
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In November, 1942, near the Volga, Stanlingrad is under siege of Commander Friederich Paulus and his 330,000 men. The Russian high command unleashes an operation to protect the Mishkova River to avoid that about four hundred tanks join Paulus' ...
Plot: red army, cold weather, battle, world war two, nurse, soldier, battlefield, military officer, female soldier, tank, dead soldier, german soldier ...
Time: year 1942
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   59%
 
 7.3
 9K
In Darkness
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Poland, Germany, Canada
Duration: 145 min.
Story: A dramatization of one man's rescue of Jewish refugees in the Nazi-occupied Polish city of Lvov. In Darkness tells the true story of Leopold Soha who risks his own life to save a dozen people from certain death. Initially only interested in his ...
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, serious, realistic, dramatic ...
Plot: holocaust, jewish, survival, war, nazi, german, genocide, brutality, drinking, chase, betrayal, jews ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s, year 1945, year 2008
Place: poland, europe, germany, israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   56%
 
 7.5
 27K
Stalingrad
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Germany
Duration: 134 min.
Story: "Stalingrad" follows the progress of a German Platoon through the brutal fighting of the Battle of Stalingrad. After having half their number wiped out and after being placed under the command of a sadistic Captain, the Lieutenant of the ...
Style: realistic, bleak, epic, serious, rough ...
Plot: war, survival, german, russian, politics, genocide, holocaust, soldier, death, wartime, nazis, brutality ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, year 1943, year 1942, 1940s
Place: russia, germany, europe, poland, africa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   52%
 
The Battle on the River Neretva
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Yugoslavia, Italy, West Germany, USA
Duration: 175 min.
Story: In January 1943 the German army, afraid of an Allied invasion of the Balkans, launched a great offensive against Yugoslav Partisans in Western Bosnia. The only way out for the Partisan forces and thousands of refugees was the bridge on the river ...
Style: epic, rough, serious, realistic, exciting ...
Plot: wartime life, war, danger, escapades, adventure, battle zone, heroes, military, soldier, battles, politics, against the odds ...
Time: 40s, 1940s, year 1943
Place: europe, former yugoslavia, bosnia, yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   58%
 
The Commissar
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Klavdia Vavilova, a Red Army cavalry commissar, is waylaid by an unexpected pregnancy. She stays with a Jewish family to give birth and is softened somewhat by the experience of family life.
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, bleak, thought provoking ...
Plot: social differences, village, culture clash, pregnancy, society, war, family life, babies and infants, introspection, anti semitism, political unrest, wartime life ...
Time: 20s, 20th century
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   44%
 
 7.8
 39
The Trek
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A story of a farmer and his calf, the only survivors of the German WW2 punitive expeditions that passed through their village. While evading before the dangers of war, the farmer develops a deep attachment to his calf and tries to save it at all ...
Plot: farmer, calf, massacre, escape, murder, fear, blood, world war two, death, nazi, army, village ...
Time: year 1943
Place: serbia, yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   48%
 
 6.6
 3K
Strayed
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: serious, sincere, realistic, touching, suspenseful ...
Plot: love affair, parents and children, danger, refugee, older woman younger man relationship, romance, love and romance, chaos, couples, family problems, soldier, family relations ...
Time: 1940s
Place: europe, france, riviera, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   38%
 
 8.0
 11
Life
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 75 min.
Plot: water, old woman, world war one, poverty, 16 year old, young woman, children, revolution, young man, party, father son relationship, world war two ...
Place: soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   44%
 
 5.9
 252
Women of Valor
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: TV movie, first shown by CBS in 1986. A group of American Army nurses are captured by the Japanese in April 1942. They are put in a prisoner-of-war camp in Bataan, where they spend three years of their lives. The story focuses on Lt Margaret Ann ...
Plot: friendship between women, childbirth, american abroad, death of husband, female friendship, woman shot, lingerie, evacuation, female bonding, u.s. army, military officer, chocolate ...
Time: year 1941
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   42%
 
El Alamein - The Line of Fire
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 117 min.
Story: War seen through the eyes of Serra, a university student from Palermo who volunteers in 1942 to fight in Africa. He is assigned to the Pavia Division on the southern line in Egypt. Rommel and the Axis forces are bogged down; it's October, the ...
Style: serious, bleak, realistic, captivating, sincere
Plot: anti war, war, military life, wartime life, battles, heroes, soldier, friendship, military, danger, escapades, friends ...
Time: 40s, 1940s, year 1942
Place: africa, egypt, middle east, italy, cairo egypt ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   52%
 
 6.7
 1K
The Truce
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Italy, France, Germany, Switzerland
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Although liberated from Auschwitz on January 27, 1945, Levi did not reach Turin until October 19 of that year. After spending some time in a Soviet camp for former concentration camp inmates, he embarked on an arduous journey home in the company of ...
Style: serious, bleak, realistic, captivating, emotional ...
Plot: concentration camp, survival, human spirit, war, holocaust, wartime life, against humanity, confined, refugee, escapades, anti semitism, captivity ...
Time: 20th century, 40s
Place: europe, russia, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   39%
 
They Fought for Their Country
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 137 min.
Story: In July 1942, in the Second World War, the rearguard of the Russian army protects the bridgehead of the Don River against the German army while the retreating Russian troops cross the bridge. While they move back to the Russian territory through the ...
Plot: great patriotic war, heroic, steel helmet, bridge, world war two, retreat, firearm, uniform, russian soldier, eastern front, red army
Time: year 1942
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   44%
 
White Material
Genre: Drama, War
Country: France, Cameroon
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Maria is a White farmer who runs a failing coffee plantation in an unnamed African country in the present day. Civil war has broken out and rebel soldiers, many of them child soldiers, are advancing on the area. Rebels on the radio advocate attacks ...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, disturbing, rough
Plot: chaos and mayhem, farm, family in danger, political unrest, danger, state affairs, chaos, colonialism, single parent, family business, family relations, workplace ...
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   39%
 
 6.9
 337
Guns of War
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 170 min.
Story: Uzice Republic a known as the 'first offensive', is a story about Serbia in 1941. Few months after German panzers forced Yugoslav Royal Army to capitulate, organized resistance is turning into massive uprising against occupying forces. ...
Style: epic
Plot: sun, river, attack, nazi, resistance, execution, death of son, heroism, colonel, dynamite, exploding building, army ...
Time: 1940s, year 1941
Place: yugoslavia, serbia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   43%
 
The Boat Is Full
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Switzerland, West Germany, Austria
Duration: 101 min.
Story: During World War II, Switzerland severely limited refugees: "Our boat is full." A train from Germany halts briefly in an isolated corner of Switzerland. Six people jump off seeking asylum: four Jews, a French child, and a German soldier. ...
Style: serious, bleak, realistic, captivating, disturbing
Plot: anti semitism, survival, war, genocide, holocaust, refugee, mental institution, ship, political unrest, politics, village, wartime life ...
Time: 40s, 1940s
Place: switzerland, europe, germany, zurich switzerland
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   49%
 
Trial on the Road
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A Russian POW joins the partisan guerrillas and proves his loyalty fighting the Nazis.
Plot: world war two, partisan, collaborator, great patriotic war, nazi, redemption, suspicion, nazi occupation, collaboration, eastern front, german occupation, pow ...
Time: 1940s
Place: russia, soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   37%
 
Batallions Ask for Fire
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 285 min.
Story: A story of a several days of intense fighting on the Eastern Front during one of the Soviet offensives in WWII.
Plot: world war two, great patriotic war, red army, retreat, military uniform
Time: year 1942
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   45%
 
 7.5
 23K
Cross of Iron
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK, West Germany
Duration: 132 min.
Story: It is 1943, and the German army, ravaged and demoralised, are hastily retreating from the Russian front. In the midst of all this madness, conflict brews between the aristocratic yet ultimately pusillanimous Captain Stransky and the courageous ...
Style: bleak, realistic, tense, epic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: war, german, russian, survival, brutality, violence, gunfight, nazi, soldier, corruption, drinking, blood ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s, year 1943
Place: russia, germany, siberia, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   43%
 
Goodnight, Mister Tom
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: We're in an English village shortly before Dunkirk. "Mr. Tom" Oakley still broods over the death of his wife and small son while he was away in the navy during WWI, and grief has made him a surly hermit. Now children evacuated from ...
Style: touching, serious, realistic, uplifting, sincere
Plot: single parent, war, dealing with death, village, human spirit, adoption, haunted by the past, kids in trouble, family relations, life is a bitch, orphan, human nature ...
Time: 40s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   39%
 
 7.5
 85
Tank T-34
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Russian prisoners of war commandeer a tank and lead the Nazis on a cross-country chase in this World War II adventure drama. The Russians use their own tanks so the Nazis can use them as target practice to test a new anti-tank weapon. Knowing that ...
Plot: great patriotic war, world war two, self sacrifice, behind enemy lines, armor, uniform, pow, red army
Place: soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   32%
 
 7.0
 3K
The Notebook
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Hungary, Germany, Austria, France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: In a village on the Hungarian border, two young brothers grow up during war time with their cruel grandmother and must learn every trick of evil to survive in the absurd world of adults.
Style: serious, bleak, realistic, rough
Plot: twins, countryside, innocence lost, war, siblings relations, teenage life, wartime life, life is a bitch, youth, family relations, starvation, conquering ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, year 1944, 1940s
Place: hungary
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   35%
 
Captain Conan
Genre: Drama, War
Country: France
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Bulgaria near the end of World War I: Conan, warrior and wolf, leads a band of 50 ruthless French fighters who love hand-to-hand combat. Their motto: "We forgot to take prisoners, Captain." At war's end, the unit goes to Bucharest, ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic
Plot: friendship, war, military life, murder, battles, crimes, heroes, military, soldier, insubordination, society, friends ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, year 1918, year 1919, post world war one
Place: europe, former yugoslavia, romania, macedonia, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   38%
 
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