Movies like The Confidant 2012

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The Confidant (2012)
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The Confidant (2012)
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

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, male nudity, father son relationship, female nudity, flashback and fight mostly in Drama, Comedy and Thriller genres. Some movies like The Confidant: Hostage (2014), Home Care (2015), Operation Silver A (2007), Raluca (2014), Guard No. 47 (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.4
 92
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, boy, school, christmas, grandfather grandson relationship, grandmother grandson relationship, cold war era
Time: year 1968, year 1967, 1960s
Place: czechoslovakia
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 7.1
 359
Home Care (2015)
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, medicine, death, man in bathtub, clothed female naked male, clothed male naked female, crying male, healer, alcoholic, urine, wheelchair bound, autograph ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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: secret agent, wanted man, death by gunshot, martyr, cyanide, cell, european history, fascism, tailor, unfaithful wife, german occupation, overhearing sex ...
Time: year 1942, 1940s, year 1941
Place: czechoslovakia, prague czech republic, central europe, prague czechoslovakia
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.3
 76
Raluca (2014)
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, husband wife relationship, doctor, punched in the face, extramarital affair, secretary, adultery, male nudity, gasoline, restaurant, lie ...
Place: prague, prague czech republic
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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 6.5
 234
Guard No. 47 (2008)
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, hit by a train, newborn, drunken man, carriage, innkeeper, threat to kill, butcher, suicide attempt, digging a grave ...
Time: 1920s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 7.3
 2K
The Teacher (2016)
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, urination, toilet, classroom, widow, hairdresser, taxi ...
Time: year 1984, year 1991, year 1983
Place: central europe, czechoslovakia
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.2
 45
Blue Nude (1978)
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: rough sex, male objectification, taking off clothes, sex with a minor, ejaculation, violent sex, pornographer, seductive behavior, seductive woman, pornography, teenager, teenage girl ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.8
 220
At Full Gallop (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, History
Country: Poland
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Zanussi has described the film as his most autobiographical work. A young boy in post-World War II, Communist-dominated Poland, whose father's decision to remain in Britain after the war has made his family politically-suspect with the local ...
Plot: talking to the camera, government, twin, post world war two, absent father, pension, communist, canoe, secret police, stalinism, bourgeoisie, stable ...
Time: 1950s
Place: denmark, warsaw poland, ussr, poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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To Kill a Priest (1988)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A young priest speaks out against the Communist regime in Poland and is killed for it.
Style: serious, captivating, realistic
Plot: priest, secret police, clergy, legal action, working class, injustice, society, life is a bitch, human spirit, politics, against the odds, ambition ...
Time: 80s
Place: poland, europe, holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Celebrity s.r.o. (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Czech Republic
Story: The comedy unfolds in the attractive environs of the never-ending filming of a TV series. The performance opens up with wonderful interplay of relationships, characters, situations, conflicts, big hopes and ambitious plans interwoven with a love ...
Plot: restaurant, friendship, friend, paranoia, witness, bare breasts, female nudity, gun, bullet, funeral, riding a bicycle, employer employee relationship ...
Place: prague, prague czech republic
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The President's Last Bang (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 102 min.
Story: On October 26, 1979, President Park Chung-hee, who had ruled South Korea since 1961, was assassinated by his director of intelligence. The film depicts the events of that night…
Style: serious, offbeat, biting, realistic, dark humor ...
Plot: politics, assassination, gory, government agency, head of state, losing-it hero, secret agents, assassination attempt, terrorism, political conspiracy, political corruption, political intrigue ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.8
 6K
The Tunnel (2001)
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, captivating ...
Plot: tunnel, political unrest, politics, betrayal, escape, berlin wall, cold war, parents and children, border, danger, communism, state affairs ...
Time: 1960s
Place: germany, europe, german democratic republic, east berlin, east germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 8.4
 4K
Cosy Dens (1999)
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: coming of age, parents and children, 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, czechoslovakia, central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.5
 214
Mystification (2010)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Poland
Duration: 120 min.
Story: An expelled university student investigates the suicide of Witkacy and tries to prove that the famous artist is still alive.
Plot: mistress, drug addiction, nun, camera, flashback, train, cigarette smoking, death, rain, photograph, fake death, playwright ...
Time: 1930s, 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Snake Brothers (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Brothers Grass and Cobra Snake, in their late and early thirties respectively, live in a small Czech town not far from Prague. Coming from a disfunctional family, they both feel unable to build up a life to be satisfied with. Grass, unemployed and ...
Plot: husband wife relationship, gambler, bus, masturbation, betrayal, sex, violence, car accident, judge, brother brother relationship, drunkenness, police ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Provincial Actors (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The film is set in a small town near Warsaw, to which a young and coming director comes to produce a classic play (Wyspianski "Wyzwolenie") with a modern vein. Everyone in the production gets his usual stereotypical role, but the aging ...
Plot: gas mask, old man, shotgun, suicide, mask, crying woman, urination, vomiting, cat, costume, critic, hypocrisy ...
Place: poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Tailor of Panama (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Ireland
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A British spy is banished to Panama after having an affair with an ambassador's mistress. Once there he makes connection with a local tailor with a nefarious past and connections to all of the top political and gangster figures in Panama. The ...
Style: clever, cynical, talky, stylized, dark humor ...
Plot: politics, spy, espionage, band, birthday, swimming, map, dancing, fireworks, president, secret agent, children ...
Time: 90s
Place: panama, latin america, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Der Fall Barschel (2015)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 177 min.
Story: The Barschel case is one of the most important political scandals in recent German history. Not least because it has remained unsolved. Countless speculations and conspiracy theories have grown up to the present day to the dramatic death of the ...
Plot: press conference, government coverup, husband wife conflict, unfaithful husband, marital problem, corrupt politician, german abroad, dead body in a bathtub, husband wife relationship, politician, hotel room, political cover up ...
Time: year 1987
Place: geneva switzerland, zurich switzerland, hamburg germany, beirut lebanon
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Confession (1970)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 139 min.
Story: The vice-minister of Foreign Affairs of Czechoslovakia, knowing he's being watched and followed, is one day arrested and put into solitary confinement by his blackmailers.
Style: serious, bleak, realistic, thought provoking, tense ...
Plot: mind game, prison, false accusation, political thriller, price of justice, injustice, confined, power relations, life is a bitch, downfall, isolation, social decay ...
Time: 20th century, year 1968, 1950s, 1960s
Place: czech republic, czechoslovakia, prague czechoslovakia, soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 3.5
 26
1-900 (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The police become involved when the callers to a 1-900 number begin turning up dead after a visit from the beautiful operator.
Plot: disco, escort, telephone operator, sexual initiation, clitoris, scissors, phone sex, manipulation, divorce, cigarette smoking, singing, death ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Chappaquiddick (2017)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA, Sweden
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Ted Kennedy's life and political career become derailed in the aftermath of a fatal car accident in 1969 that claims the life of a young campaign strategist, Mary Jo Kopechne.
Plot: suffocation, car accident, senator, scandal, bridge, kennedy family, rowboat, pride, police chief, repeated scene, drunk, drunk driving ...
Time: 1960s, year 1969, year 1972, year 1980, year 1960
Place: massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.1
 137K
The Cable Guy (1996)
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, semi serious, clever, realistic ...
Plot: obsession, stalking, friendship, karaoke, prostitute, prison, basketball, buddies, odd couple, danger, friends, designer ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.2
 262
Four Suns (2012)
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
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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 6.2
 691
The Can (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 105 min.
Story: This movie is about strange relationships in one "noname" gymnasium in Czech republic.
Plot: teacher, student, cigarette smoking, police, friendship, teenager, female nudity, high school, alcoholic mother, teacher student relationship, graffiti, friendship between boys
Place: prague
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
My Brother Is an Only Child (2007)
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, working class, politics, masturbation, confession, parents and children, fascism, sibling relationship, romantic rivalry, rivalry, small town, siblings relations ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 70s, 1960s
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.4
 352
Honeymoon (2013)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A wedding is supposed to be a joyous occasion, but things can go awry. When an uninvited guest turns up at the church and later at the reception as well, the newly-weds’ day turns sour. Shadows of the past can blight the most sumptuous of banquets ...
Plot: wedding, wedding day, bully, newlyweds, homosexual, dark secret, sexism, suspicion, bullying, urination, letter, memory ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.5
 57K
Child 44 (2015)
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, stalinism, russian, against the rules, uncover truth, military, child murder, crimes, deadly, law enforcement ...
Time: 1950s, 20th century, 50s, 1930s, year 1945 ...
Place: russia, soviet union, berlin germany, moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 7.4
 37K
Detroit (2017)
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, church, police brutality, police violence, church choir, beating, fire, police, riot, african american, motel ...
Time: 1960s, year 1967, year 1943, year 1969
Place: detroit, michigan
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Of Freaks and Men (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, History
Country: Russia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Dariya the maid getting a boy to touch her large breast is just one incident that occurs when Yohan and Victor infiltrate two families, forcing young Liza and blind Ekaterina to appear in porn, but they are not so innocent themselves.
Style: dark humor, serious, captivating, atmospheric, realistic ...
Plot: manipulations, social differences, society, dishonesty, s&m, sexual perversion, young woman, piano, brother sister relationship, debt, twin, death of husband ...
Time: 19th century, turn of the century, 1900s
Place: russia, st. petersburg russia, saint petersburg
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 4.5
 212
Repo (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Leon and TJ are best friends and repo men. After ten years, with a high school reunion looming, Leon wants out of the repo business. TJ has concocted a hair-brained scheme to steal all the cars they've repoed. When the plan fails, it falls ...
Plot: flashback, friendship, friend, male nudity, swimming pool, waitress, stolen money, band, cake, fainting, friendship between men, crying man ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%