Movies like The Confidant

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The Confidant
Genre: Comedy, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: Slovakia, Czech Republic, Poland
Duration: 108 min.
Story: New husband Adam reluctantly takes a job with state security in a totalitarian country, thus becoming a secret police agent. This "contract with the devil" helps secure a flat for the happy couple, as well as a prosperous future. However, he soon finds out that he too is under surveillance.
Plot: clothed male naked female, crying male, transmitter, death by shooting, juggling, opportunist, fired from a job, telling a joke, playing guitar, occupation, alarm clock, secret police, death by gunshot, unfaithful wife, overhearing sex, communism, school principal, tape recording, radar, sabotage, music box, wedding ceremony, neighbor neighbor relationship, eavesdropping, barefoot male ...
Time: year 1967, year 1969, year 1968, year 1970, 1960s
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Cosy Dens
Comedy, Drama
Czech Republic
115 min.
 8.4
The Lives of Others
Drama, Thriller
Germany
137 min.
 8.4
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Most similar movies to The Confidant

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspense and tense films with plots about husband wife relationship, death, crying, father son relationship, female nudity, father daughter relationship and flashback mostly in Drama, Thriller and Comedy genres. Some movies like The Confidant: Operation Silver A (2007), Child 44 (2015), Blue Nude (1978), Home Care (2015), My Brother Is an Only Child (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Operation Silver A
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, learning the truth, marital crisis, fired from a job, real life father and son playing father and son, martyr, cell, european history, fascism, overhearing sex, german occupation ...
Time: year 1942, 1940s, year 1941
Place: czechoslovakia, prague czechoslovakia, prague czech republic, central europe
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Child 44
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: Czech Republic, UK, USA, Russia
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Set in Stalin-era Soviet Union, a disgraced MGB agent is dispatched to investigate a series of child murders -- a case that begins to connect with the very top of party leadership.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense, intense ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, police investigation, russian, investigation, against the rules, spy, paranoia, uncover truth, torture, propaganda, politics ...
Time: 20th century, 1930s, 50s, 1950s, year 1945 ...
Place: russia, soviet union, berlin germany, moscow russia
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System:   78%
    User:   77%
 
 6.2
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Blue Nude
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Obscure, sleazy and laid back picture about a young man being dragged down into the seedy and ruthless underbelly of 70s New York pornographers.
Plot: male objectification, taking off clothes, ejaculation, seductive behavior, sex with a minor, pornographer, violent sex, seductive woman, teenage girl, teenager, pornography, sex ...
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System:   70%
    User:   63%
 
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Home Care
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Dedicated home care nurse Vlasta attends her whimsical patients in Czech wine country and lives for her husband Lada and her daughter, but one day things change and Vlasta is forced to reach outside of her comfort zone. Drama and gentle humor ...
Plot: alternative medicine, death, medicine, clothed male naked female, man in bathtub, clothed female naked male, crying male, church, vegetarian, grave, terminal illness, alcoholic ...
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My Brother Is an Only Child
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, History
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Accio (Elio Germano) and Manrico (Riccardo Scamarcio) are working class brothers who live in Italy in the 1960s. While his brother becomes drawn into left-wing politics, Accio, the hotheaded younger brother, is taken under the wing of a market ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, captivating, sentimental
Plot: love triangle, parents and children, small town, siblings relations, coming of age, couples, family relations, social relations, rebelliousness, working class, couple relations, politics ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 70s, 1960s
Place: europe, italy
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System:   60%
    User:   71%
 
 6.4
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Hostage
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, boy, school, christmas, grandfather grandson relationship, grandmother grandson relationship, cold war era
Time: year 1967, year 1968, 1960s
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    User:   69%
 
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Four Suns
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Czech Republic, Germany
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Fogi is enjoying his never ending puberty. But simultaneously Fogi is also trying to live up to his family duties and bring up Véna, his son from the first marriage. He did not get married again but lives with Jana, a post office employee. Together ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, sincere, offbeat
Plot: parents and children, adolescence vs adulthood, unfulfillment, family problems, crumbling marriage, human nature, introspection, rebelliousness, infidelity, family in crisis, family relations, guru ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: czech republic
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Raluca
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Former cop Filip Marold doesn't want to be reminded of some things from his past. But others remind him... He works as a private detective, sleeps with his secretary and spies on people for money. All up to the moment when he meets seductive ...
Plot: sex, czech, hit over the head with a bottle, pointing a gun at someone, death by fire, fake death, released from prison, flashback, bar, lie, restaurant, adultery ...
Place: prague, prague czech republic
⇓ similarity ⇓
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    User:   60%
 
 6.5
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Guard No. 47
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A WW I veteran still haunted by his time in the trenches settles in a small town to work for the railroad company. His pretty wife attracts the attention of the lonely young gravedigger.
Plot: husband wife relationship, grave digger, bad dream, newborn, music box, suicide attempt, pregnant woman, male masturbation, railway, praying, deafness, hit by a train ...
Time: 1920s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   59%
 
 6.7
 16K
Cheap Thrills
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Recently fired and facing eviction, a new dad has his life turned upside down when he meets a wealthy couple who offer a path to financial security... but at a price.
Style: dark humor, disturbing, tense, suspense, semi serious ...
Plot: greed, money, manipulations, friendship, twists & turns, human nature, brutality, reality tv, crime gone awry, life turned upside down, gory, pornography ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   61%
 
 6.9
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Freeway
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Following the arrest of her mother, Ramona, young Vanessa Lutz decides to go in search of her estranged grandmother. On the way, she is given a ride by school counselor Bob Wolverton. During the journey, Lutz begins to realize that Bob is the ...
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, cynical, bloody, clever ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, brutality, life is a bitch, disfigurement, crime, prison, sexual abuse, runaway, dysfunctional family, censorship, teenager, crime gone awry ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: california, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   45%
 
 7.3
 2K
The Teacher
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Slovakia, Czech Republic
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The principal of an elementary school calls a special parents meeting after it’s alleged that the seemingly empathetic and kindly-looking teacher Mrs. Drazděchová uses her students to manipulate their parents.
Plot: school, parent child relationship, teacher student relationship, teacher, manipulative woman, taxi driver, gunshot, wrestling, wrestler, selfish woman, hysterical woman, domestic violence ...
Time: year 1983, year 1984, year 1991
Place: central europe, czechoslovakia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   57%
 
 7.4
 36K
Detroit
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 143 min.
Story: A police raid in Detroit in 1967 results in one of the largest citizens' uprisings in the history of the United States.
Style: based on true events, suspense, surprise ending
Plot: racism, murder, police violence, police brutality, church, church choir, beating, fire, police, african american, riot, racial slur ...
Time: 1960s, year 1967, year 1943, year 1969
Place: detroit, michigan
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System:   48%
    User:   39%
 
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The Devil's Mistress
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
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Story: A film about the black-and-white era actress Lída Baarová and her doomed love affair.
Plot: actress, social climber, workplace romance, death by shooting, female chauvinism, female chauvinist, international relations, crying male, released from prison, cabriolet, czech abroad, heavy smoker ...
Time: year 1938, year 1946, year 1945, year 1937, 1940s ...
Place: germany, berlin germany, switzerland, austria, central europe ...
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Munich
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Story: During the 1972 Olympic Games in Munich, eleven Israeli athletes are taken hostage and murdered by a Palestinian terrorist group known as Black September. In retaliation, the Israeli government recruits a group of Mossad agents to track down and ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, suspense, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: politics, assassination, terrorism, espionage, revenge, vengeance, murder, paranoia, morality, jewish, guilt, assassin ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1972
Place: israel, palestine, middle east, europe, germany ...
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System:   47%
    User:   56%
 
 7.5
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Man of Iron
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, realistic, thought provoking
Plot: political corruption, political unrest, working class, fighting the system, rebellion, society, strike, state affairs, life is a bitch, journalism, idealism, rebelliousness ...
Time: 80s, 1960s
Place: europe, poland, seaport
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   43%
 
 6.2
 267
Photographer
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 133 min.
Story: The story is freely inspired by the life and work of Jan Saudek, who is probably the most well-known Czech photographer internationally and has indisputably been involved in the development of international photography. He has exhibited and sold his ...
Plot: photographer, manipulative woman, obese woman, jealous woman, manipulative behavior, manipulative person, taking off shirt, hospital room, social climber, drunken woman, female judge, overhearing sex ...
Time: 1990s
Place: prague czech republic, prague
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   38%
 
The Good Shepherd
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 167 min.
Story: Edward Wilson, the only witness to his father's suicide and member of the Skull and Bones Society while a student at Yale, is a morally upright young man who values honor and discretion, qualities that help him to be recruited for a career in ...
Style: realistic, serious, gloomy, epic, atmospheric ...
Plot: espionage, cold war, spy, betrayal, cia, mentor, corruption, sacrifice, government agency, moral ambiguity, male nudity, surveillance ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 50s, 60s, year 1960 ...
Place: cuba, usa, africa, latin america, congo ...
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System:   46%
    User:   53%
 
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In the Time of the Butterflies
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In the Time of the Butterflies is inspired by the true story of the three Mirabal sisters who, in 1960, were murdered for their part in an underground plot to overthrow the government.
Style: serious, realistic, suspense
Plot: idealism, political corruption, political unrest, revolution, politics, fighting the system, government, dictatorship, butterfly, rebellion, society, state affairs ...
Time: 1930s, 1960s, 1940s, 1950s
Place: dominican republic
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   43%
 
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The Tunnel
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Inspired by true events, Olympic swimmer Harry Melchior defects from East Germany in the 1960s and hatches a daring plot to help his sister and others flee East Berlin through a 145-yard underground tunnel.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, tense, serious, dramatic ...
Plot: politics, betrayal, communism, freedom, surveillance, tunnel, parents and children, german, prison escape, political unrest, tragedy, idealism ...
Time: 1960s
Place: germany, east germany, europe, german democratic republic, east berlin ...
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System:   46%
    User:   54%
 
A Gorgeous Girl Like Me
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Stanislas Previne is a young sociologist, preparing a thesis on criminal women. He chooses Camille Bliss as his subject of study and begins to visit her in prison for interviews. Camille became acquainted with trouble at a young age and justifies ...
Style: dark humor, semi serious, cynical, realistic, clever ...
Plot: femme fatale, unlikely criminals, prison, crime, vengeance, murder, criminal heroes, crimes, serial killer, interview, criminal, sociology ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   48%
 
 8.4
 4K
Cosy Dens
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Two families, Sebkovi and Krausovi, are celebrating christmas, but not everyone is in a good mood. Teenage kids think their fathers are totaly stupid, fathers are sure their children are nothing more than rebels, hating anything they say. Written by ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching
Plot: parents and children, coming of age, youth, family relations, innocence lost, political unrest, teenage life, politics, society, generation gap, communism, domineering father ...
Time: year 1968, 1960s, year 1967
Place: europe, prague, czech republic, central europe, czechoslovakia
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System:   44%
    User:   38%
 
The Holy Child
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Marc (Lambert Wilson) is a man of the cloth who's gained a bit of celebrity for his public espousal of religious celibacy. In fact, he's even written a book about the subject. But Marc's 15 minutes of fame could be up when a bratty ...
Plot: bastard, disappearance, bird, homelessness, policewoman, fight, bed, church, gay, guardian, marijuana, hypocrisy ...
Place: kosovo, montreal quebec, paris france
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System:   43%
    User:   51%
 
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The Cable Guy
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When recently single Steven moves into his new apartment, cable guy Chip comes to hook him up -- and doesn't let go. Initially, Chip is just overzealous in his desire to be Steven's pal, but when Steven tries to end the ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, clever, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: obsession, friendship, television, buddies, insanity, stalking, violence, dumb, loneliness, parody, crazy, odd couple ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa
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System:   41%
    User:   33%
 
 6.4
 150
The Farewell
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany, Poland
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A portrait of a single day in the late summer of 1956, toward the end of Bertolt Brecht's life, as he prepares to leave his lakeside home, surrounded by the women who form his extended family.
Plot: influenza, lakeside, communism, ss, poet, cold war era, motorcycle with a sidecar, bourgeoisie, theatre production, socialism, comrade, cap ...
Time: 1950s
Place: munich germany, moscow russia, berlin germany
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System:   40%
    User:   43%
 
 7.6
 249K
Bridge of Spies
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Country: Germany, India, USA
Duration: 142 min.
Story: During the Cold War, the Soviet Union captures U.S. pilot Francis Gary Powers after shooting down his U-2 spy plane. Sentenced to 10 years in prison, Powers' only hope is New York lawyer James Donovan, recruited by a CIA operative to negotiate ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, suspense, serious, dramatic ...
Plot: cold war, lawyer, spy, espionage, cia, politics, surveillance, court, justice, russian, paranoia, chase ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1957, year 1960 ...
Place: east germany, germany, russia, europe, usa ...
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System:   39%
    User:   36%
 
Made in Dagenham
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A dramatization of the 1968 strike at the Ford Dagenham car plant, where female workers walked out in protest against sexual discrimination.
Style: clever, touching, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: idealism, workplace, working class, rebellion, fighting the system, discrimination, revolution, politics, feminism, justice, drinking, friendship ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s, year 1966, year 1968 ...
Place: england, europe, london, michigan
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System:   39%
    User:   35%
 
The White Ribbon
Genre: Drama, History, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Germany, Austria, France, Italy
Duration: 144 min.
Story: Strange events happen in a small village in the north of Germany during the years just before World War I, which seem to be ritual punishment. The abused and suppressed children of the villagers seem to be at the heart of this mystery.
Style: atmospheric, bleak, disturbing, stylized, psychological ...
Plot: sexual abuse, children, mystery, german, morality, death, brutality, small town, violence, punishment, mischievous children, child abuse ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: germany, europe, northern germany, italy
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System:   38%
    User:   42%
 

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The German Doctor
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Country: Argentina, Spain, Norway, France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Patagonia, 1960. A German physician meets an Argentinean family and follows them on the long desert road to Bariloche where Eva, Enzo and their three children are going to open a lodging house by the Nahuel Huapi lake. This model family reawakens ...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, tense
Plot: hidden identity, dishonesty, mysterious character, on the run, doctor, teenage love, coming of age, german, family life, youth, family relations, wanted ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 50s, year 1960, 1960s
Place: argentina, latin america, south america, patagonia
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System:   37%
    User:   30%
 
 6.8
 2K
Cop or Hood
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: When the local police inspector was found dead in a prostitute's house, police division commissioner Stan Borowitz is sent to investigate the situation. Posing as the prostitute's long-lost brother "Antonio Cerruti," he discovers ...
Style: french noir
Plot: police, corruption, investigation, planting evidence, bad cop, timebomb, silencer, exploding car, undercover cop, cheating wife, knocked out, murder investigation ...
Place: southern france, cote d'azur, paris france
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System:   36%
    User:   39%
 
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