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Code name 'Holec' (2016)
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Code name 'Holec' (2016)
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, blackmail, shooting, actress, secret mission, european history, bare breasts, female full frontal nudity, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, filmmaker, secret agent, tank, tv host, pop singer, czech history, male full rear nudity
Time: 1960s, year 1968
Place: prague, czechoslovakia, prague czech republic, prague czechoslovakia, vienna, central europe

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out based on true events, realistic, serious and compassionate films with plots about husband wife relationship, european history, czech history, sex scene, father son relationship, death and communism mostly in Drama, History and Biography genres. Some movies like Code name 'Holec': May the Lord Be with Us (2018), Monstrum (2017), Milada (2017), Operation Silver A (2007), Medieval (2019). 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: historical event, catholicism, aristocrat, czech history, defenestration, politics, politician, nobleman, european history
Time: 17th century
Place: europe, prague, central europe
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Monstrum (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Movie about a sculptor Otakar Svec who is building a statue of Stalin in Prague.
Plot: retro, czech history, european history, communism, sculptor, suicide, communist, statue, memorial, moral dilemma, husband wife relationship, monument ...
Time: 1950s
Place: prague, central europe
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79%
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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
Plot: prisoner, judge, mother daughter relationship, strong female character, husband wife relationship, cell, communism, european history, death sentence, woman with glasses, female protagonist, lawyer ...
Time: 1950s
Place: central europe, prague, prague czechoslovakia
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Operation Silver A (2007)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Czech Republic
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.
Plot: wanted man, secret agent, murder, hotel, brutality, violence, gun, death, pubic hair, betrayal, forced to strip, undressing ...
Time: year 1942, 1940s, year 1941
Place: czechoslovakia, prague czech republic, prague czechoslovakia, central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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A Vote for the King of the Romans (2016)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Czech Republic
Plot: king, knight, czech, czech history, monarch, aristocrat, father son relationship, election, european history
Time: 14th century
Place: central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Medieval (2019)
Genre: Action, Drama, History
Country: Czech Republic
Story: The story of 14th century Czech icon and warlord Jan Zizka who defeated armies of the Teutonic Order and the Holy Roman Empire.
Style: based on true events
Plot: european history, commander, czech history
Time: 14th century
Place: central europe
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71%
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The Promise (2016)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Set during the last days of the Ottoman Empire, a love triangle develops between Mikael, a brilliant medical student, the beautiful and sophisticated artist Ana, and Chris, a renowned American journalist based in Paris.
Style: factual, heartbreaking, sentimental, suspenseful, thought provoking ...
Plot: love triangle, armenian genocide, journalist, medical student, genocide, mass murder, tragic love, forced marriage, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love affair, family relations, running for your life ...
Time: 1910s
Place: ottoman empire, istanbul turkey, turkey, medical school
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
The Devil's Mistress (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A film about the black-and-white era actress Lída Baarová and her doomed love affair.
Plot: nazism, actress, social climber, limp, amputation, infection, autograph, death of sister, gallows, fireplace, greed, neighbor neighbor relationship ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s, year 1937, year 1938, year 1946 ...
Place: switzerland, berlin germany, prague, central europe, prague czechoslovakia ...
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A Prominent Patient (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia, Germany
Duration: 114 min.
Story: It is 1939. Flamboyant Czech diplomat Jan Masaryk has fled to America to escape his recent past. Germany has invaded Czechoslovakia and Masaryk is now a man with no nation. In America he tries to forget the personal and political betrayal he and his ...
Plot: diplomat, diplomacy, politician, psychiatrist, czech abroad, politics, hospital, airplane, death of father, betrayal, minister, sex scene ...
Time: pre world war two, year 1938, year 1937, year 1939, 1930s
Place: central europe, prague czechoslovakia, prague czech republic
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60%
The Impossible Picture (2016)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Austria, Germany
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Vienna, the 1950s. A childhood captured on 8mm film, documented by thirteen-year-old Johanna.
Plot: fish, menstrual blood, bare breasts
Time: 1950s
Place: vienna, europe, austria
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Save and Protect (1989)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Soviet Union, West Germany
Duration: 167 min.
Story: Inspired by Flaubert’s Madame Bovary, Sokurov’s Save and Protect recalls the most crucial events of Emma’s decline and fall: affairs with the aristocratic Rodolphe and the student Leon, the humiliation that follows her husband’s botching of ...
Plot: funeral, sex, coitus, female full frontal nudity, sex scene, cheating wife, surgery, older woman younger man sex, hairy vagina, male full rear nudity, suicide, death ...
Time: 1840s
Place: soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Masquerade (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Banned for over a decade because of its "explicit" sexual situations, when this film was released in Yugoslavia in 1983 the "explicit" scenes had become tame. Other than the notoriety it obtained through censorship, the film has ...
Plot: blackmail, cheating wife, sex scene, cuckolded husband, bourgeoisie, husband wife relationship, male full rear nudity, older woman younger man sex, swimming, female full frontal nudity, gay subtext, large breasts ...
Time: 1960s
Place: yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 8.0
 134
Dukla 61 (2018)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Czech Republic
Story: Drama about the family of an elite miner set against the backdrop of the biggest mining disaster of the second half of the 20th century, which left 108 men dead.
Style: based on true events
Plot: husband wife relationship, father son relationship, miner, death, czech history, catastrophe, boyfriend girlfriend relationship
Time: year 1961, 1960s
Place: mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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 19
Zelazna reka (1989)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Poland
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Drama directed by Ryszard Ber.
Plot: intrigue, rape, best friend, secret agent, king, treason, spy, throne, royal court, traitor, battle, outlaw
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
3 Seasons in Hell (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Czech Republic, Germany, Slovakia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A 19 year old nonconformist poet living in 1947 Czechoslovakia is blind to the Communist behemoth looking over him, and instead lives a bohemian life with sexually liberated girls.
Style: intellectual
Plot: taking off shirt, counting money, screaming woman, postcard, manuscript, heiress, seductive behavior, hospital room, male friendship, marxist, cleaning lady, psychiatrist ...
Time: 1940s, year 1947, year 1949
Place: central europe, prague czechoslovakia, prague, prague czech republic
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Operation: Daybreak (1975)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Czechoslovakia, Yugoslavia, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Czechoslovakia, 1942. Three brave Czech patriots risk everything to rid their country of its brutal Nazi leader, SS-General Reinhard Heydrich.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, bleak
Plot: czech history, assassination, anti heroes, soldier, village, war, heroic mission, wartime life, nazi occupation, danger, heroes, military ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, year 1941, year 1942
Place: prague, europe, czech republic, central europe, prague czechoslovakia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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In Silence (2014)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Slovak musicologist Agata Schindlerová, now settled in Dresden, has spent years mapping out the forgotten destinies of Jewish musicians whose lives were irrevocably marked by the advance of nazism. Scenes from the lives of several of them are ...
Style: based on true events
Plot: czech history, european history, ballet, composer, jazz musician, pianist, dancer, musician, jazz, world war two
Time: 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Private Vices, Public Virtues (1976)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Italy, Yugoslavia
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The son of Emperor Franz Josef of Austria, Crown Prince Rudolf, is believed to have shot his female lover and himself in a tragic suicide pact in 1882 in Mayerling. Due to Imperial cover-ups, the full story may never be known. This story has been ...
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, sentimental, gloomy ...
Plot: assassination, repression, couple relations, tragic love, estate, love and romance, state affairs, couples, tragic hero, destructive relationship, royal family, politics ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: austria, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Marquis de Sade (1996)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA, Russia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Based on the true story of the notorious Marquis de Sade. In 18th century Paris, an innocent beauty's search for her missing sister leads her into the deadly sensuous realm of the infamous Marquis de Sade. Imprisoned for his sordid crimes, the ...
Plot: prison, prostitute, prisoner, lesbianism, bare breasts, female nudity, sex, guillotine, missing person, sadism, loveless marriage, actress ...
Time: 18th century, 1790s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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 100
Betrayal (1993)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: France, Switzerland, Spain, Romania
Duration: 103 min.
Plot: communism, artist, father son relationship, defection, male female relationship, journalist, betrayal, exploitation, prison, friend, marriage, anti communist ...
Time: 1940s, 1960s
Place: bucharest, romania, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Once Upon a Time in the North (2012)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Finland
Duration: 128 min.
Story: 19th century drama set on the plains of Ostrobothnia, western Finland, which are controlled by groups of knife-wielding thugs, the toughs. Traditionally, the first-born son inherits everything, so when Esko – a bum and a gang leader – learns ...
Plot: posse, blind man, farm, sauna, runaway, male nudity, field, hanged man, blindness, skinny dipping, farmer, death ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Hostage (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, History
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Tragicomic family film about the world of children heroes - particularly the son of a local communist officer and his friend, a little hostage of the regime, whose parents emigrated to the West, few years before "Prague Spring" and the ...
Plot: communism, school, boy, christmas, grandfather grandson relationship, grandmother grandson relationship, cold war era
Time: year 1967, year 1968, 1960s
Place: czechoslovakia
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Unburied Man (2004)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Hungary, Slovakia, Poland
Duration: 127 min.
Story: One of the doyennes of Hungarian film deals with a dark period of national history: the Soviet regime in Hungary. She portrays it through the fate of the former prime minister and national hero, Imre Nagy. The script is based on the diary written by ...
Plot: husband wife relationship, doctor, disease, hate, gallows, speech, rat, rain, hanging, terror, stalinism, suppression ...
Time: 1950s, 20th century
Place: central europe, budapest, romania, soviet union, hungary ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Man of Iron (1981)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Poland
Duration: 156 min.
Story: In Warsaw in 1980, the Communist Party sends Winkel, a weak, alcoholic TV hack, to Gdansk to dig up dirt on the shipyard strikers, particularly on Maciek Tomczyk, an articulate worker whose father was killed in the December 1970 protests. Posing as ...
Style: serious, thought provoking, realistic
Plot: strike, working class, political corruption, political unrest, fighting the system, rebellion, society, state affairs, life is a bitch, journalism, idealism, rebelliousness ...
Time: 80s, 1960s
Place: poland, europe, seaport
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.7
 20K
1900 (1976)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Italy, France, West Germany
Duration: 245 min.
Story: Set in Bertolucci's ancestral region of Emilia, the film chronicles the lives of two men during the political turmoils that took place in Italy in the first half on the 20th century.
Style: epic, stylized, captivating, serious, realistic ...
Plot: fascism, politics, communism, execution, death, friendship, social differences, idealism, resistance, catholicism, ambition, society ...
Time: 1900s, 1910s, 20th century, 20s, 30s ...
Place: italy, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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 178
Little Feather (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Martina is 18, loves dancing and goes by a nick name Shakira. Also, today she is leaving an orphanage...
Plot: prostitution, rape, female protagonist, prostitute, exploitation, shower, sexploitation, sex scene, 18 year old, female in shower, sexual abuse, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Place: prague, prague czech republic
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.0
 856
Devil's Bride (2016)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Finland, Sweden, Norway, Latvia, Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Anna’s story takes place on Åland Island in 1666, during the beginning of the most widespread and systematic witch-hunts in Scandinavian history. In all, 16 women were convicted of being in league with the devil, and seven of them were executed. ...
Style: based on true events
Plot: witch, witch hunt, island, torture, teenager, rapist, rape, lust, judge, virginity, witchcraft, power ...
Time: 17th century
Place: sweden, finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.0
 2K
Effi Briest (1974)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: West Germany
Duration: 135 min.
Story: A German-made film based on one of the most famous German novels by Theodor Fontane. Effi Briest (Hanna Schygulla) is a socially ambitious, 17-year-old German girl who accepts a proposal of marriage from Baron Geert Von Instetten, a much older ...
Style: gloomy, serious, realistic, stylized
Plot: duel, adultery, age difference, infidelity, couple relations, destructive relationship, single father, becoming an adult, baltic sea, love triangle, fall in love, love and romance ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, 1890s
Place: europe, germany, northern germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.5
 4K
Scandal (1989)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 115 min.
Story: An English bon-vivant osteopath is enchanted with a young exotic dancer and invites her to live with him. He serves as friend and mentor, and through his contacts and parties she and her friend meet and date members of the Conservative Party. ...
Style: clever, sexual, sexy, serious, realistic ...
Plot: sex scandal, scandal, political corruption, betrayal, politics, rise and fall, member of parliament, social differences, social decay, dishonesty, society, state affairs ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 50s, 60s, 1950s
Place: england, europe, california, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 4.7
 9
Since (1966)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 67 min.
Story: Andy Warhol's experimental reconstruction of the assassination of the President of the United States, John F. Kennedy, which serves as his critical commentary on the way the media presented the tragic event.
Style: based on true events
Plot: discussion, news report, assassination, assassination of president, criticism, kennedy assassination
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%