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Code name 'Holec' (2016)
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Code name 'Holec' (2016)
Original name: Deckname Holec
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Austria, Czech Republic
Story: Young director Honza David (Krystof Hádek) films the Russian invasion in in Prague in August 1968. With Eva (Vica Kerekes) - the love of his life - he tries to get out of the country. He wants to bring the explosive material to Vienna, to the director of the Austrian Television Helmut Zilk (Johannes Zeiler). He knows Eva very well - but the Czech Secret Service even better ...
Style: based on true events
Plot: spy, sex scene, love triangle, journalist, jealousy, singer, double agent, moral dilemma, shooting, blackmail, actress, secret mission, pop singer, european history, czech history, bare breasts, tv host, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, filmmaker, secret agent, tank, male full rear nudity, female full frontal nudity
Time: 1960s, year 1968
Place: prague, central europe, vienna, czechoslovakia, prague czech republic, prague czechoslovakia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out based on true events, realistic, serious and sentimental films with plots about czech history, european history, husband wife relationship, sex scene, female nudity, politics and death mostly in Drama, History and Biography genres. Some movies like Code name 'Holec': May the Lord Be with Us (2018), Monstrum (2017), Medieval (2020), Milada (2017), Operation Silver A (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
May the Lord Be with Us (2018)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Czech Republic, Austria, Germany
Duration: 76 min.
Story: The Defenestration of Prague, which took place on May 23, 1618, was the decisive historical moment that unleashed the Thirty Years War (1618-1648) between several Catholic and Protestant states and changed the course of European history forever.
Plot: catholicism, historical event, nobleman, czech history, european history, politician, politics, defenestration, aristocrat
Time: 17th century
Place: europe, prague, central europe
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Monstrum (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Czech Republic
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Medieval (2020)
Genre: Action, Drama, History
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Style: based on true events
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Milada (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Czech Republic, USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: The story of communist show-trial victim Milada Horáková. Horáková was one of the first victims of the communist regime in Czechoslovakia. She opposed the communist coup in 1948 but did not leave the country. She was arrested and tried for ...
Style: based on true events
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A Vote for the King of the Romans (2016)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Czech Republic
Story: Czech Television's epic historical film draws on the breathtaking dramatic life of the great of Czech history, King Charles IV.
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Operation Silver A (2007)
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Duration: 149 min.
Story: Based on actual events. Late 1941, Group Silver A are dropped into occupied Czechoslovakia on an SOE mission to set up a Radio communications centre for the resistance, and contact a German Army officer whom is forwarding information to the British.
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Duration: 106 min.
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Style: captivating, touching, suspense, disturbing
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The Promise (2016)
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The Impossible Picture (2016)
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Spy (2019)
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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