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The Two Marshals (1961)
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The Two Marshals (1961)
Original name: I due marescialli
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Seconda Guerra Mondiale. Antonio Capurro, un ladruncolo travestito da prete, viene arrestato dal maresciallo Cottone. In seguito, durante un bombardamento il lestofante riesce a impossessarsi della divisa del poliziotto, lasciandogli l'abito talare. Inizia così una serie di comiche disavventure per i due, che devono eludere i nazi-fascisti che occupano il paese e nascondere i soldati alleati che stanno arrivando di nascosto. Alla fine, il paese verrà liberato ed Antonio sfuggirà ancora una volta al poliziotto.
Plot: thief, world war two, nazi, body swapping, wedding, friendship, farce, nazi occupation, priest, fake identity, police inspector, bombing, nazi officer, fake priest, truce, carabinieri, jewish woman
Time: year 1943
Place: italy

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, semi serious, humorous and captivating films with plots about world war two, nazi, war, friendship, fascism, nazi occupation and german mostly in War, Drama and Comedy genres. Some movies like The Two Marshals: Io non scappo... fuggo (1970), Seven Beauties (1975), La grande quercia (1997), Mediterraneo (1991), A Day for Lionhearts (1961). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Io non scappo... fuggo (1970)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In the confusion of combat, two Italian get separated from their squadron and become hopelessly lost. As they wander the countryside attempting to find their lost comrades, they have to adopt all manner of outrageous disguises to avoid death at the ...
Plot: world war two, cowardice, hitler, fake identity, italian army, italian soldier, truce
Time: 1940s
Place: italy
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Seven Beauties (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Nominated for four Academy Awards including Best Director, Seven Beauties stars Giancarlo Giannini (Swept Away) as Pasqualino Frafuso, known in Naples as "Pasqualino Seven Beauties." A petty thief who lives off of the profits of his seven ...
Style: cynical, disturbing, humorous, dark humor, biting ...
Plot: world war two, concentration camp, war, survival, pimp, honor, crimes, life is a bitch, eccentric family, anti heroes, confined, criminal heroes ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s
Place: italy, europe, southern italy, russia, naples italy ...
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66%
La grande quercia (1997)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In 1943, Vincenzio and Maria take their children to his father's Tuscan farm. Vincenzio commutes to Rome where he's a physician and, in the hospital basement, prints an anti-Fascist paper. His brother is in the Resistance; his father ...
Plot: fascism, resistance, truce, nazi occupation, brother brother relationship, family relations, world war two
Time: 1940s
Place: italy, tuscany, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Mediterraneo (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Greek Sea, World War II. An Italian ship leaves a handful of soldiers in a little island; their mission is to spot enemy ships and to hold the island in case of attack. The village of the island seems abandoned and there isn't a single enemy in ...
Style: touching, humorous, captivating, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: world war two, island, friendship, soldier, greek island, italian army, war, culture clash, anti war, society, fish out of water, radio ...
Place: italy, greece, europe, mediterranean sea
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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A Day for Lionhearts (1961)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 118 min.
Story: September the 8th 1943, Rome, that crucial day, the armistice, in the town many life change their way. Danilo escapes the fascist enlist, while Michele succeeded to leave his administration moving from Rome. On the way to come back Rome the two ...
Plot: sabotage, german army, partisan, italian soldier, truce, commando, train, explosion, friendship, bomb, world war two, resistance ...
Place: italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Tea with Mussolini (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: Italy, UK
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Semi-autobiographical film directed by Franco Zeffirelli, telling the story of young Italian boy Luca's upbringing by a circle of English and American women, before and during World War II.
Style: sentimental, touching, realistic, semi serious, pre war ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: stepmother stepson relationship, world war two, friendship, coming of age, artist, painting, ambassador, hotel, performer's life, artists and showbiz, state affairs, crimes ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s, 30s, 40s, 20th century ...
Place: italy, europe, florence, germany, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Anche se volesse lavorare, che faccio? (1972)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Italian comedy
Plot: museum, carabinieri, thief, robbery
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Pigeon That Took Rome (1962)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: An American Infantry officer assigned to a cloak-and-dagger role in Rome uses homing pigeons for outside contact, with humorous results.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, captivating
Plot: world war two, against humanity, holocaust, wartime life, battles, soldier, military, wedding, friendship, anti heroes, heroes, anti hero ...
Place: italy, rome italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Two Colonels (1963)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 104 min.
Story: During the WWII Italians and English take and retake a village between the Albanian and Greek borders. It happens so often that not only do they use the same hotel as their headquarters, but also they find the time to become friends.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: world war two, german army, colonel, british, army, german, surrender, gun, italian history, platoon, italian army, truce ...
Time: 1940s
Place: albania, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Secret of Santa Vittoria (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 139 min.
Story: During World War II, Italian villagers hide their wine from the German army.
Style: humorous, captivating, exciting, light, realistic ...
Plot: world war two, holocaust, rise to the top, small town, fighting the system, military, war, escapades, anti semitism, mayor, wine, italian fascism ...
Time: 1940s, 40s
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Uomini e no (1980)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In Milan, in the winter of 1944, the ruthless Cane Nero leads the fascists against the partisans. Enne 2, one of the leading figures of the C.N.L., meets Berta, whom he loved three years ago, but Berta refuses to leave her husband for him. Enne 2 is ...
Plot: resistance, italian history, resistance movement, partisan, world war two, italian fascism, turin italy, love, nazi occupation, fascist
Time: 1940s
Place: milan italy, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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The Boys (1962)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: Finland
Duration: 106 min.
Story: When Continuation War started in Summer 1941, German soldiers arrived to Oulu. With their charm they conquered women and town boys. Finnish boys communicated with them on many levels: had trades, worked as interpreters, rotated business, spied on ...
Plot: world war two, childhood, children in wartime, military officer, fight, underage smoking, following someone, praying, murder by gunshot, nazi officer, death by gunshot, loss of innocence ...
Time: 1940s
Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
That Summer of White Roses (1989)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Yugoslavia, UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: World War II finally reaches a Yugoslavian lake, where a lifeguard shelters a refugee and her son.
Plot: world war two, nazi occupation, war, widow, irony, vignette, arranged marriage, refugee, coming of age, mother and son, summertime, partisan ...
Time: year 1944
Place: yugoslavia, former yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Man Who Will Come (2009)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A group of Italian villagers struggle to survive during a tumultuous time in 1943, debating how much assistance to give the partisans with the impending arrival of the Germans. Based on True Events.
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, bleak, atmospheric
Plot: world war two, family relations, youth, against humanity, parents and children, life is a bitch, village, village life, german army, social relations, society, mute or deaf ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, year 1944, 40s, year 1943
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: This film sheds light on the role of the Catholic Church and the people of Assisi in rescuing Italian Jews from the Nazis in 1943.
Plot: world war two, friendship, nazi occupation, catholic church, bishop, monastery, nazi, jewish, stock footage, mother superior, nun, monk
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Place: italy
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Honey Sweet Love... (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
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Style: serious, realistic
Plot: world war two, battles, village life, soldier, military, love and romance, romance, fall in love, war, bittersweet, village, italian woman ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Operation Snafu (1970)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, War
Country: Italy, Yugoslavia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In WWII, a commando was sent in a secret mission in Sicily. They had a reluctant Italian prisoner of war to help them.
Plot: commando, world war two, german army, german occupation, commando raid, cafe, cigarette smoking, italian fascism
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A bad Polish actor is just trying to make a living when Poland is invaded by the Germans in World War II. His wife has the habit of entertaining young polish officers while he's on stage, which is also a source of depression to him. When one of ...
Style: humorous, dark humor, entertaining, funny, light ...
Plot: world war two, farce, war, disorder, satire, actor, german occupation, daring rescue, theater, gay, gays and lesbians, heroes ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 1930s
Place: poland, germany, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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The Battle of the Last Panzer (1969)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The film looks through the eyes of the German offense during World War II, specifically a German tank crew who, after losing a battle, struggle to get home.
Plot: tank, world war two, german soldier, bombing, u.s. army
Time: 1940s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Jojo Rabbit (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: New Zealand, Czech Republic, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A World War II satire that follows a lonely German boy whose world view is turned upside down when he discovers his single mother is hiding a young Jewish girl in their attic. Aided only by his idiotic imaginary friend, Adolf Hitler, Jojo must ...
Style: psychological, tense, disturbing, dark humor
Plot: nazi germany, nazi, nazism, boy, world war two, hitler, german, satire, adolf hitler, compassion, rabbit, child soldier ...
Time: 1940s, year 1945, year 1944
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Garden of Redemption (1997)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A priest struggles with his religious beliefs as he sees his countrymen murdered in Nazi occupied Italy and as he becomes attracted to a woman operating in the resistance.
Plot: resistance movement, priest, nazi occupation, resistance, fascism, partisan
Time: 1940s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Mein Führer: The Truly Truest Truth About Adolf Hitler (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Hitler no longer believes in himself, and can barely see himself as an equal to even his sheep dog. But to seize the helm of the war he would have to create one of his famous fiery speeches to mobilize the masses. Goebbels therefore brings a Jewish ...
Style: realistic, dark humor, disturbing, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: world war two, farce, nazi germany, assassination attempt, politics, head of state, war, hitler, political conspiracy, downfall, state affairs, wartime life ...
Time: 1940s, 40s
Place: germany, europe, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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The Cavern (1964)
Genre: War, Drama, Adventure
Country: Italy, West Germany, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Adventure drama during WW2 in Italy where a mixed group of people get trapped inside a cave after a bomb raid. But can they co-operate? And will they survive?
Plot: world war two, cave, general, trapped, underground, soldier
Time: 1940s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Life Is Beautiful (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A touching story of an Italian book seller of Jewish ancestry who lives in his own little fairy tale. His creative and happy life would come to an abrupt halt when his entire family is deported to a concentration camp during World War II. While ...
Style: sentimental, tragicomedy, touching, emotional, realistic ...
Plot: concentration camp, holocaust, world war two, human spirit, life philosophy, jewish, survival, optimism, nazi, self sacrifice, fascism, captivity ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: italy, tuscany, europe, poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Underground (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: Federal Republic of Yugoslavia, France, Germany, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Hungary, UK, USA
Duration: 170 min.
Story: Black marketeers Marko and Blacky manufacture and sell weapons to the Communist resistance in WWII Belgrade, living the good life along the way. Marko's surreal duplicity propels him up the ranks of the Communist Party, and he eventually ...
Style: cynical, surreal, satirical, biting, absurd ...
Plot: world war two, freedom, lie, weapons, ambition, society, nazi, resistance, communism, hiding place, revolution, basement ...
Time: 60s, year 1941, 90s, 1940s, 1990s ...
Place: former yugoslavia, europe, berlin germany, balkan, yugoslavia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Black Birds (1967)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: WW2 story about group of prisoners who are trying to escape the death camp, run by local pro-Nazi militia.
Plot: world war two, prison, nazi, nazis
Time: 1940s
Place: croatia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
A Farewell to Fools (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: Romania, Germany, Belgium
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Set during World War II, somewhere in Eastern Europe. A German soldier is found dead near the village. The local authorities must find the culprit, or they will be all shot by the Nazis the morning after. There's no way to find the guilty one, ...
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, dark humor, tragicomedy ...
Plot: village, moral dilemma, wartime life, farce, mentally challenged, comedy of errors, hopes, misfit, human nature, war, disorder, soldier ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s
Place: romania, transylvania, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
We All Loved Each Other So Much (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Gianni, Nicola and Antonio become close friends in 1944 while fighting the Nazis. After the end of the war, full of illusions, they settle down. The movie is a the story of the life of these three idealists and how they deal with the inevitable ...
Style: realistic, touching, semi serious, italian comedy
Audience: date night
Plot: world war two, friendship, love and romance, hopes, romance, unfulfillment, friends, idealism, love triangle, youth, midlife crisis, coming of age ...
Time: 50s, 1940s, 70s, 60s, 40s ...
Place: italy, europe, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Macaroni (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A businessman from the United States returns to Italy for the first time in four decades only to discover that an old girlfriend of his, along with her brother, have involved him in a massive hoax.
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: partners, disorder, couples, family relations, friends, on the road, romance, love and romance, friendship, world war two, society, culture clash ...
Time: 80s
Place: italy, europe, napoli italy, milan italy, naples italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Divided We Fall (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 120 min.
Story: In Nazi occupied Czechoslovakia, a childless couple agree to hide a Jewish friend at great personal risk of discovery and execution.
Style: disturbing, touching, uplifting, compassionate, lyrical ...
Plot: holocaust, world war two, human spirit, survival, against humanity, wartime life, idealism, nazi occupation, couple relations, society, dishonesty, couples ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s, 40s, 20th century, 30s ...
Place: europe, poland, germany, moscow russia, czechoslovakia ...
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31%