Movies like Limestone Cowboy

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Limestone Cowboy (2017)
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Limestone Cowboy (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Malta
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Limestone Cowboy is a human story of a family grappling with the discomforting notion of a delusional parent, Karist, who believes he has what it takes to run for office.
Plot: cowboy, politics, election, malta
Place: america

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Most similar movies to Limestone Cowboy

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, political and captivating films with plots about politics, election, politician, state affairs, campaign, political campaign and corruption mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Limestone Cowboy: Rokonok (2006), Karnak Cafe (1975), Gideon's Daughter (2005), Prince Jack (1984), Untitled Lal Jose Movie (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Rokonok (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Young honest public official is sworn in after his predecessor had to leave due to a corruption scandal. Soon, the young idealist discovers just how far-reaching the corruption is in his town and how easy it is to become corrupt yourself.
Plot: election, politics, suicide attempt, train, gun, pig, corruption, family relations, voting
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95%
 7.2
 507
Karnak Cafe (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: Egypt
Duration: 143 min.
Story: In one of their best roles ever, distinguished actors Nour Al Sherif and Souad Hosni star in this film depicting the unstable social and political life in Egypt during the late 1960s and early 1970s. The film revolved around a group of university ...
Style: political
Plot: politics, police brutality, interrogation, torture, prison, youth, police, accusation, communism
Place: egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Gideon's Daughter (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Bill Nighy and Miranda Richardson star in a story of grief and celebrity, set in the intense spring and summer of New Labour's election victory and Diana's death. Nighy is a PR guru who has to stop and re-evaluate his world when his ...
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, gloomy, tense
Plot: politics, introspection, election, love affair, relationship vs career, estrangement, family problems, redemption, family relations, parents and children, celebrity, love ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, europe
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46%
 5.7
 25
Prince Jack (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A dramatic look at the inner workings of the Kennedy administration.
Style: political
Plot: white house, politician, cold war, assassination, politics, oval office, bathtub, candidate, prince, first lady, democrat, vice president ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: usa, texas, america, dallas texas, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Untitled Lal Jose Movie (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Against his wishes, 'Cuba' Mukundan (Sreenivasan) goes to Dubai to make good his father's alleged misappropriation of funds from the local cooperative bank. It is there that he learns the true meaning of the term 'working ...
Plot: communist, politician, bank, arab, minister, labor camp, election, cheating, politics, chinese, nurse, lottery
Place: cuba, dubai
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Invisible Wall (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 120 min.
Story: June 27, 1980, an Italian DC 9 flying from Bologna to Palermo falls in the sea close to the Ustica island. 81 people die. The official version is "structure failure" of the airplane, but a number of clues lead the journalist Rocco Ferrante ...
Plot: politics, military, conspiracy theory, scandal, italian history, terrorism, sicilian, years of lead, air disaster
Time: 80s
Place: italy, mediterranean sea, palermo italy, sicily
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Hands Over the City (1963)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Rod Steiger is ferocious as a scheming land developer in Francesco Rosi’s Hands over the City, a blistering work of social realism and the winner of the 1963 Venice Film Festival Golden Lion. This expose of the politically driven real-estate ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, tense, serious, clever
Plot: politics, election, investigation, political corruption, crimes, manipulation, dishonesty, fighting the system, manipulations, state affairs, bribery, lie ...
Time: 40s, 21st century, 1940s, 60s, 1960s
Place: italy, europe, naples italy, southern italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.2
 222
Coalition (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Story: Political drama about the rise of Nick Clegg and the Liberal Democrats during the 2010 election. After the election failed to produce an outright winner, Clegg was catapulted into an unaccustomed position of influence and was the recipient of ...
Style: serious, captivating, atmospheric, psychological, thought provoking ...
Plot: politics, campaign, rivalry, state affairs, political intrigue, ambition, rise to the top, election, politician, parliament, society, telephone conversation ...
Time: 21st century, year 2010, contemporary
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Requiem for Dominic (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: Austria, Germany, Romania
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Requiem for Dominic powerfully portrayed the upheaval in that liminal space between revolution and order. This drama is captured partly on film, partly on video adding to the gritty reality of the time, place and events as they were unfolding in ...
Plot: politics, revolution, totalitarian state, dictatorship, communism, exile, demonstration
Place: romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Poster Boy (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: With the help of a hot, slightly older new acquaintance (Noseworthy), the closeted son (Newton) of a conservative U.S. Senator (Lerner) puts a shocking spin on his dad's re-election campaign.
Style: semi serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: coming out, politics, college, parents and children, republican, campaign, love and romance, sexual relations, political campaign, election, gay son, gays and lesbians ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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China Is Near (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A pair of working class lovers - a secretary and an accountant, scheme to marry into the rich landed gentry.
Plot: socialism, election, dog, villa, brother brother relationship, controversy, unrequited love, socialist, abortion, sex, religion, marxism ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
What Is to Be Done? (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Mordant, self-aware, freighted with sensitivity toward Chile’s problem, wary of caricature, disposed toward consciousness of human fallibility, it is a deft blend of fiction and documentary set in the tumultuous days leading up to the election of ...
Plot: female director, poverty, marxist, ugly american, kidnapping, drunkenness, communist, election, political rally, president, assassination, street fight ...
Place: south america, chile
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Truth Commissioner (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Set in a post-Troubles Northern Ireland, The Truth Commissioner follows the fictional story of Henry Stanfield, played by Roger Allam, a career diplomat who has just been appointed as Truth Commissioner to Northern Ireland. Eager to make good as a ...
Plot: politics, intolerance, ira, ethnic conflict, war crime
Place: northern ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Madoff: Made Off with America (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Bernie Madoff is at the hub of the biggest conspiracy the world has ever known, according to Mr. X. Dave Edmund, a small Independent film maker puts it all on the line to bring the world the truth.
Plot: liar, theft, impostor, mafia, wall street, con men, politics, money laundering, russian mafia, thief, conspiracy, money ...
Place: california, manhattan new york city, usa, america, cannes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.6
 3K
The Best Man (1964)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The other party is in disarray. Five men vie for the party nomination for president. No one has a majority as the first ballot closes and the front-runners begin to decide how badly they want the job.
Style: serious, realistic, cynical, social realism, rough ...
Plot: politics, election campaign, political intrigue, rivalry, rise to the top, ambition, corrupt politician, opponent, power relations, head of state, state affairs, media ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Adults in the Room (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Greece
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A universal theme: a story of people trapped in an inhuman network of power. The brutal circle of the Eurogroup meetings, who impose on Greece the dictatorship of austerity, where humanity and compassion are utterly disregarded. A claustrophobic ...
Plot: european union, press conference, political campaign, politics, secret meeting, politician, cell phone, election campaign, prime minister, man in a wheelchair, debt, election
Time: year 2015
Place: greece, london, frankfurt germany, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.5
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Do Re Mi Fa (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Malta
Duration: 143 min.
Story: An ensemble set in Malta that focuses on four characters: Bozo, a children's party clown who is a closet pedophile; Claudia, a stage actress who is paralyzed with feelings of insignificance and is driven to do the extreme; Kyle, a family man ...
Style: avant garde
Plot: hospital, clown, theater, malta, talk radio, gun, actress, suicide, disc jockey, birthday party, radio show, pedophilia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.5
 32
Embryo (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A young man named Carlos with a sexual trauma kidnaps a girl that works with him. During the kidnapping the sexual tension and the violence will make the two of them change their point views on life and politics.
Style: art house
Plot: alienation, politics, sex, kidnapping
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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 6.5
 296
Hands Up! (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Beginning with a sci-fi prologue before finding itself with several doctors attending a medical school reunion in a sealed-up railway carriage. Between drinks, the disenchanted medicos ruminate over the effect that communism (particularly the ...
Style: political
Plot: medical profession, communism, plaster cast, politics, post apocalypse, cinema
Place: poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
A Place Called Today (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Racial tensions arise when a black lawyer runs for mayor of a racially divided town.
Plot: urban decay, racial tension, throat slitting, nude woman murdered, election, bomb, murder, political campaign, racial violence, female nudity, rape, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.1
 220
One Man's War (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Mexico
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Anthony Hopkins plays an English medical doctor living with his family in Paraguay and treating the poor people from the surroundings, who has his life turned upside down when his son was mysteriously murdered in what could have been an attack to ...
Style: political drama
Plot: politics, reflection, revenge, murder, corruption, justice, obsession, politician, oppression, political unrest, confrontation, torture ...
Place: paraguay
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.2
 15
Prologue (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Directed by acclaimed filmmaker Robin Spry, Prologue was the first Canadian film to screen at the Venice Film Festival. Set and filmed during the sixties, this fiction feature tells the story of a young Montrealer who edits an underground newspaper ...
Style: cinema verite, political
Plot: politics, underground, girlfriend, friendship, philosophy, college, discussion, commune, roommate, dropout, deserter, counterculture ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: montreal, montreal quebec canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Monday's Child (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A married couple uproot their entire family and move to Puerto Rico where the familial tree promptly dies in the face of relentless poverty and depression in this down-beat drama, the directorial debut of Argentine filmmaker Torre-Nilsson.
Style: political
Plot: politics, war, bigotry, natural disaster, insanity, evil child, third world, tragedy, ugly american, prostitution
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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 3.6
 757
Politics (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Portraying the events that have taken place in Polish politics in recent years.
Plot: politics, political corruption, politician, government corruption, corruption, priest, church, media manipulation, gay, gay romance, power, government
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.5
 21
Assembly (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 65 min.
Story: Jin Sang Pil is elected as a member of the national assembly. Prior to becoming a national assembly member, he worked as a welder in a shipyard. He is simple, brave and righteous, but his work as a national assembly member is poor. With the help of ...
Plot: democracy, rise to power, welder, ship, politician, politics, election
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
LBJ: The Early Years (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 155 min.
Story: LBJ: The Early Years was a television movie that appeared on the NBC network in February 1987, depicting the life of former President of the United States Lyndon B. Johnson from 1934 until 1973. Actor Randy Quaid won a Golden Globe award for his ...
Style: realistic, captivating, serious, sincere, thought provoking ...
Plot: politics, head of state, rise to the top, ambition, media, campaign, state affairs, kennedy family, u.s. president, u.s. senator, oval office, political candidate ...
Time: 60s, 1940s, 1930s, 50s, 40s ...
Place: america, usa, texas, dallas texas, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
A Shepherd of Pure Heart (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Evenside Church is an upstanding and venerable institution that has served African-American families in rural Maryland for 200 years. Minister Karl Upton is proud to be its young, up-and-coming assistant pastor. Karl takes the Gospel and his calling ...
Plot: community, politics, deception, minister, ghost, african american, church, scandal
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Entranced Earth (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Eldorado, a fictitious country in Latin America, is sparkling with the internal struggle for political power. In the eye of this social convulsion, the jaded journalist Paulo Martins opposes two equally corrupt political candidates: a pseudopopulist ...
Style: contemplative, suspense, non-linear, serious, realistic ...
Plot: politics, political corruption, idealism, dishonesty, writer's life, life is a bitch, society, graphic violence, media, state affairs, political unrest, injustice ...
Place: latin america, brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Children of Rage (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Italy, Israel
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The viscous conflict between Israel and the Palestinians is now a generation old. For many of the children of the region, the terrorist war has been going on for their entire lifetimes, killing their family and friends, and overshadowing their ...
Plot: war, children, politics, terrorist, hospital, bomb, physician
Place: palestine, israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Big Brass Ring (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Blake Pellarin is on the campaign trail to become president of the United States. While making a stop in St. Louis, a chance encounter brings his past back to haunt him.
Style: serious, realistic, psychological
Plot: campaign, politics, journalism, state affairs, dishonesty, head of state, gays and lesbians, media, media satire, political conspiracy, political corruption, haunted by the past ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%