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The Impossible Picture (2016)
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The Impossible Picture (2016)
Original name: Das unmögliche Bild
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: family relations, fish, bare breasts, menstrual blood
Time: 50s, 1950s, year 1956
Place: europe, austria, vienna

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, emotional and atmospheric films with plots about family relations, parents and children, society, couples, female nudity, politics and love and romance mostly in Drama, History and Comedy genres. Some movies like The Impossible Picture: Mademoiselle Paradis (2017), The Silent Revolution (2018), Whooping Cough (1987), The Viceroys (2007), May the Lord Be with Us (2018). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Mademoiselle Paradis (2017)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Austria, Germany
Duration: 97 min.
Story: 18th century Vienna. The true story of Maria Theresia von Paradis, a gifted piano player and close friend of Mozart’s, who lost her eye-sight as a child. Desperate to cure their talented daughter, the Paradis entrust Maria to Dr. Mesmer, a ...
Style: stylized, captivating, atmospheric, serious
Plot: pianist, blindness, therapy, piano, doctor patient relationship, female musician, doctor, loss of eyesight, chambermaid, bare breasts, musical performance, female nudity ...
Time: 18th century, 1770s, 1700s
Place: vienna, austria
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Silent Revolution (2018)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Germany
Duration: 111 min.
Story: It's 1956. During a visit to a cinema in West Berlin, East German high school pupils Theo and Kurt see disturbing newsreel footage of the uprising in Budapest. Back in Stalinstadt, one of the GDR’s flagship workers’ settlements, they have ...
Plot: classroom, police station, freedom of speech, free speech, high school, high school student, homosexual, cold war era, border crossing, church, learning the truth, minister ...
Time: 1950s, 50s, year 1956
Place: east germany, west berlin west germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
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Whooping Cough (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The story of 10-year-old boy and his family against the backdrop of the bloody events of 1956, in Budapest. Children do not yet understand what is going on, but they're happy because the schools are closed. But gradually, to adults and children ...
Plot: grandmother, family relations, revolution, children, communism, parents, child's point of view
Time: year 1956, 50s, 1950s
Place: europe, hungary
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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 321
The Viceroys (2007)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Italy, Spain, Germany, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: captivating, psychological, atmospheric, epic, emotional ...
Plot: family relations, politics, political unrest, intrigue, rivalry, society, dishonesty, family life, revolution, downfall, state affairs, unfulfillment ...
Time: 19th century
Place: italy, sicily, europe, sicily italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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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, czech history, politics, politician, nobleman, european history, aristocrat, defenestration
Time: 17th century
Place: prague, europe, central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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Sea of Silence (2003)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Netherlands, Belgium, Denmark, Germany
Duration: 105 min.
Story: 1969. Nine-year old Caro lives on a pig farm in a small town with her four other siblings and another on the way. She is curious and determined to understand the mysteries of the world around her. But her devout catholic father can't explain ...
Style: touching, serious, emotional, realistic
Plot: family life, coming of age, village, village life, youth, parents and children, family relations, hopes, social relations, farm, alcohol abuse, religions or cults ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: holland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
A Friendship in Vienna (1988)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Inge Dournenvald and Lise Mueller are best friends in pre-WW2 Austria, despite the fact that Inge is Jewish and Lise is the daughter of a Nazi sympathizer. When they are forbidden to see each other, they meet secretly. After the Germans invade ...
Plot: nazi occupation, priest, domineering father, roller coaster, broken leg, childhood memory, memory, prejudice, protest march, friendship between girls, baptism, train station ...
Time: year 1938, 1930s
Place: vienna, austria
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Everlasting Moments (2008)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Finland, Germany
Duration: 131 min.
Story: In a time of social change and unrest, war and poverty, a young working class woman, Maria, wins a camera in a lottery. The decision to keep it alters her whole life.
Style: sincere, atmospheric, touching, uplifting, captivating ...
Plot: artist, family problems, dysfunctional family, feminism, jail, photographer, family relations, female protagonist, husband wife relationship, working class, unrequited love, female photographer ...
Time: 1900s, 1910s
Place: sweden, europe, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Valley of the Bees (1968)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Ondrej, a young boy who loves bees and bats, is introduced to his new mother, a woman much younger than his father. Her brings her a bowl of flower petals which she starts to throw in the air and then gives out a shriek, as she discovers several ...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, epic
Plot: heroes, society, love and romance, romance, clergy, couples, friends, cause and meaning, religions or cults, family relations, introspection, family in crisis ...
Time: middle ages
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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 306
Famine '33 (1991)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Ukraine
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The film about the Holodomor famine in Ukraine, based on the novel 'The Yellow Prince' by Vasyl Barka. The film is told through the lives of the Katrannyk family of six. It relies more on images than on words shot in black-and-white.
Plot: corpse, hunger, family relations, shot to death, death, crime against humanity, genocide, communism, starvation
Time: 1930s
Place: ukraine, soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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: realistic, emotional, sentimental, gloomy, serious ...
Plot: repression, assassination, mate swapping, destructive relationship, tragic love, dishonesty, royal family, unfulfillment, politics, estate, state affairs, tragic hero ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: europe, austria
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 7.0
 677
Newsfront (1978)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Australia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Surprisingly adventurous saga of an intrepid group of cinematographers and reporters who risk life and limb to capture footage of breaking news for the movie-going public.
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: brother brother relationship, artists and showbiz, contests and competitions, journalism, state affairs, media, politics, siblings relations, city life, tv news, news reporter, filmmaker ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 1940s, year 1951, year 1949
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Die Akte General (2016)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Its 1959. German Public Prosecutor Bauer is convinced he has found the long sought Nazi criminal Adolf Eichmann in Argentina. This tense drama shows his struggle to have him brought to justice against the power jielded by old Nazi functionaries in ...
Plot: mossad, world war two, auschwitz, nazi germany, male nudity, holocaust, nazi, shoah
Time: 1950s, 50s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.5
 668
Not Reconciled (1965)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: West Germany
Duration: 55 min.
Story: Not Reconciled, the title of the Straubs’ first feature-length film, is engraved on their work like an inscription. It is a story about the continuity and collapse of history, the power of suppression, and the terror of reconciliation; loyalty, ...
Plot: nazism, flashback, father son relationship, flash forward
Time: 50s, 1940s, 1950s
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Home from Home: Chronicle of a Vision (2013)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Germany, France
Duration: 231 min.
Story: Follow-up to the TV trilogy "Heimat", this time for cinemas, set again in the fictional village Schabbach in the Hunsrück region of Rhineland-Palatinate.
Style: realistic, serious, contemplative, atmospheric, epic ...
Plot: family relations, parents and children, society, coming of age, diary, village life, village, emigration, teenage life, mountain, social relations, siblings relations ...
Time: 19th century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
In the Crosswind (2014)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Estonia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: June 14, 1941, 3 a.m. Over 40000 people from Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania are deported by Soviets to Siberia. Among them is a philosophy student Erna, a happily married mother of a little girl. Separated from her husband Erna and her daughter are ...
Style: realistic, serious, atmospheric, bleak, emotional ...
Plot: deportation, getting home, life is a bitch, wartime life, family in danger, survival, parents and children, on the road, danger, family relations, escapades, starvation ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century, 50s, year 1941 ...
Place: siberia, estonia, europe, russia, ussr ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Circle of Love (1964)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In a chain reaction of romantic adventures, various people play musical beds in a remake of Max Ophul's "La Ronde."
Style: emotional, sentimental, touching, sexual, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: soldier, prostitute, infidelity, couples, world war one, romance, dishonesty, unfulfillment, assassination, lifestyle, love and romance, bittersweet ...
Time: 20th century
Place: europe, austria, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Child's Play (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 111 min.
Story: When Micha's mother leaves his irascible father, he tries to prevent their divorce by any means he can think of, but his attempts to hold the family together lead to a catastrophe...
Plot: childhood, sex scene, children, teenage girl, female full frontal nudity, family relations, nudity (full frontal - brief), braless, bare breasts
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⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 7.8
 102
Jani gal (2007)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Iraq, Iran
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An Iraqi Kurdish man is released from jail. He has been arrested by mistake when he went to find a midwife to help his pregnant wife, years ago. As he has been arrested during a demonstration the authorities thought he is one of the opposition group ...
Plot: racism, kurd, politics, demonstration, oppression
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⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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: female director, husband wife relationship, jail, atrocity, revolution, exile, hanging, rat, interrogation, exhumation, hate, rain ...
Time: 50s, year 1956, 1950s, 20th century
Place: romania, budapest, budapest hungary, central europe, hungary ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Anarchist's Wife (2008)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Germany, Spain, France
Duration: 112 min.
Story: "The Anarchist's Wife" is the story of Manuela who is left behind when her husband Justo fights for his ideals against Franco's Nationalists during the Spanish Civil War. He is deported to a concentration camp, and upon his ...
Plot: spanish civil war, female director, fascism, leftist, anarchism, family relations, woman, love, female nudity, anti fascist, french resistance
Place: south of france, southern france, madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Pudana: Last of the Line (2010)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Finland
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A little Nenets girl Neko is taken against her will from her home to a boarding school in a remote Russian village. Forced to adapt to a foreign culture and new customs, Neko rebels and decides to flee, hoping to get back to her family and old ...
Style: sincere, emotional, serious, atmospheric, realistic ...
Plot: fish out of water, culture clash, society, family relations, social relations, parents and children, youth, village life, bittersweet, girl, boarding school, misfit ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1960s, 60s
Place: russia, soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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 ...
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, suspenseful, based on true events
Plot: secret mission, spy, actress, blackmail, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love triangle, double agent, reading aloud, hit in the face, aspiring actress, female nudity, pubic hair ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, year 1968
Place: central europe, czechoslovakia, vienna, prague czech republic, prague ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Black Shack Alley (1983)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: France, Martinique
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Martinique, in the early 1930s. Young José and his grandmother live in a small village. Nearly everyone works cutting cane and barely earning a living. The overseer can fine a worker for the smallest infraction. The way to advance is to do well in ...
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: school, grandmother, mischievous children, orphan, society, coming of age, young heroes, youth, single parent, friends, family relations, friendship ...
Time: 1930s, 30s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Snow Flower and the Secret Fan (2011)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: China, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A story set in 19th century China and centered on the lifelong friendship between two girls who develop their own secret code as a way to contend with the rigid cultural norms imposed on women.
Style: serious, realistic, touching, stylized
Plot: friendship, relationship vs career, family relations, couples, female friendship, based on a novel, fan, tradition, best friends, strong female presence, friends
Time: 19th century
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Cracks in Concrete (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Austria
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A drama centered on two men at different states in life: Ertan, an ex-con who is trying to make amends for his past actions and Mikail, a teen-aged drug runner an aspiring musician.
Style: realistic, sincere, serious, emotional, bleak
Plot: hidden identity, going straight, follow your dream, teenage life, youth, estrangement, juvenile delinquency, family problems, family relations, crimes, parents and children, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, austria, vienna
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Two Hearts as One (2014)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Turkey
Duration: 126 min.
Story: A look inside the story of two newlyweds who are parted from each other and spend the next half-century of their lives trying to reunite.
Style: emotional, realistic, captivating, non-linear, touching ...
Plot: life is a bitch, wartime life, love, husband wife reunion, world war two, marriage, caucasian, labor camp, couples, flashback, love affair, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1940s, 40s, 1990s ...
Place: europe, turkey, kazakhstan
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Long Walk Home (1990)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Two women, black and white, in 1955 Montgomery Alabama, must decide what they are going to do in response to the famous bus boycott lead by Martin Luther King.
Style: thought provoking, touching, realistic, uplifting, contemplative ...
Plot: segregation, racism, friendship, bus, master and servant, civil rights, couple relations, friends, injustice, couples, power relations, bittersweet ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s, year 1955
Place: alabama, usa, southern usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Crown Prince (2006)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Austria, France, Germany, Italy
Duration: 180 min.
Story: A great Empire, once famous for its enlightened traditions, is taken over by a ruthless political establishment. Religious fundamentalists and national separatists are tearing at the fabric of its liberal society. Under the influence of his ...
Style: serious, realistic, atmospheric, exciting, suspenseful ...
Plot: family relations, betrayal, politics, state affairs, parents and children, royal family, forbidden love, couples, tragic hero, dishonesty, love and romance, intrigue ...
Time: 1890s
Place: austria, europe, vienna
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.9
 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: realistic, serious, gloomy, stylized
Plot: infidelity, duel, adultery, age difference, family problems, couples, family relations, injustice, vengeance, couple relations, destructive relationship, love triangle ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s, 1880s
Place: europe, germany, berlin germany, northern germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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