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
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, clever and thought provoking films with plots about politics, election, politician, state affairs, campaign, political and corruption mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Limestone Cowboy: Rokonok (2006), Karnak Cafe (1975), Prince Jack (1984), The Invisible Wall (1991), The Guardian Angel (1990). 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: politics, election, train, corruption, suicide attempt, gun, pig
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95%
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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 ...
Plot: politics, police, prison, youth, accusation, torture, interrogation, police brutality, communism, political
Place: egypt
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42%
 5.8
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Prince Jack (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A dramatic look at the inner workings of the Kennedy administration.
Plot: civil rights, cia, fbi, political, prince, cold war, bathtub, assassination, racial issues, white house, president, presidential election ...
Time: 1960s
Place: texas, america, usa, dallas texas, washington d.c.
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40%
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, italian history, sicilian, conspiracy theory, scandal, terrorism
Place: mediterranean sea, sicily, italy, palermo italy
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40%
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The Guardian Angel (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 108 min.
Story: It is the turn of the century in Russia, and the revolution (at this time not yet a communist one) has sentenced government minister Joel Birkman (Etienne Glaser) to be assassinated for his role in quelling a student rebellion. To that end, they ...
Plot: government official, politics, isolation, assassin
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39%
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, election, politics, bank, arab, lottery, minister, labor camp, nurse, chinese
Place: dubai, cuba
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.8
 286
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: villa, marxism, election, brother brother relationship, sex, politics, socialism, brother sister relationship, religion, dog, affair, controversy ...
Time: 1960s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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, communism, exile, demonstration, dictatorship, revolution
Place: romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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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: realistic, suspenseful, tense, serious, clever
Plot: politics, election, investigation, political corruption, crimes, dishonesty, bribery, manipulations, state affairs, fighting the system, lie, corruption ...
Time: 40s, 21st century, 1960s
Place: italy, europe, naples italy, southern italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.0
 12
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 ...
Plot: politics, discussion, teenage boy, philosophy, political activist, rebellion, commune, underground, girlfriend, college, friendship, roommate ...
Time: 1960s
Place: montreal quebec canada, montreal
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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: theft, thief, impostor, conspiracy, money, liar, mafia, money laundering, scam, politics, bank, russian mafia
Place: usa, america, manhattan new york city, california, cannes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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: drunkenness, politics, election, political rally, demonstration, president, kidnapping, cia, ugly american, communist, marxist, assassination ...
Place: south america, chile
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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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, ambition, rivalry, rise to the top, corrupt politician, state affairs, opponent, head of state, power relations, media ...
Time: 60s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.5
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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, kidnapping, politics, sex
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.5
 269
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 ...
Plot: plaster cast, politics, medical profession, communism, cinema, political
Place: poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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, war crime, ethnic conflict, intolerance, ira
Place: northern ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.1
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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, murder, obsession, revenge, corruption, politician, political unrest, military, confrontation, social injustice, human rights, justice ...
Place: paraguay
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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, election, female nudity, racial violence, political campaign, murder of a nude woman, racist, politics, murder, dead woman on ground, racial slur ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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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.
Plot: bigotry, war, politics, ugly american, natural disaster, evil child, prostitution, third world, tragedy, political
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.2
 206
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: tense, sincere, clever, thought provoking, captivating ...
Plot: politics, campaign, state affairs, rise to the top, rivalry, political intrigue, ambition, negotiation, discussion, tunnel, parliament, cigarette ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2010
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.3
 20
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, election, politician, politics, welder, ship, rise to power
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.4
 555
Sud (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A bunch of hopeless unemployed occupy a polling place during general election in Italy to protest and report the mafia affairs of Mr. Cannavacciuolo. He is candidate and is setting up a fraud to be elected anyway. Lucia, his daughter, is taken as ...
Plot: gun, mafia, kidnapping, carabinieri, election
Time: 1990s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.1
 1K
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
Plot: coming out, politics, college, gays and lesbians, republican, gender, campaign, gender bending, couples, media, parents and children, sexual relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: north carolina, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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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: psychological, serious, realistic
Plot: dishonesty, political conspiracy, political corruption, haunted by the past, media satire, state affairs, head of state, gays and lesbians, politics, media, journalism, campaign ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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: serious, sincere, thought provoking, captivating, realistic
Plot: politics, media, campaign, head of state, rise to the top, state affairs, ambition, u.s. president, democrat, political candidate, american politics, u.s. vice president ...
Time: 60s, 40s, 50s, 30s, year 1966 ...
Place: texas, usa, america, washington d.c., dallas texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
We, the Undersigned (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 140 min.
Story: While a newly-built industrial bakery can produce bread, a three-person committee refused to sign acceptance documents citing numerous deficiencies. Lyonya Shindin, who works for a construction company, which built the bakery, follows the committee ...
Plot: construction, construction worker, train, politics, industry, committee, taking off shoes, pantyhose
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 3.5
 400
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, priest, government, corruption, politician, government corruption, political corruption, power, church, gay, gay romance, media manipulation
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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: serious, cynical, thought provoking, surreal, realistic ...
Plot: politics, idealism, political corruption, injustice, election, campaign, liberal, religions or cults, society, writer's life, political unrest, dishonesty ...
Place: latin america, brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.4
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Happy Day (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: Greece
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A concentration camp on a barren island is hell for the exiled prisoners. The everyday life of the people who live there consists of interrogations, psychological and physical violence, arbitrary punishments and other torments. One of the prisoners ...
Style: absurd
Plot: torture, politics, prison, island, morality, assassination, surrealism, fascism, exile, brainwashing, military, kiss ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 7.7
 14K
Newton (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A government clerk on election duty in a conflict-ridden jungle of Central India tries his best to conduct free and fair voting despite the apathy of security forces and the looming fear of guerrilla attacks by communist rebels.
Plot: election, rebel, communist, helicopter, children, minister, village, duty, helmet, walking, shot with a gun, murder ...
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26%