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Weininger's Last Night (1990)
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Weininger's Last Night (1990)
Original name: Weiningers Nacht
Genre: Drama
Country: Austria
Duration: 105 min.
Story: This film, dramatizing Weininger's life, is an adaptation of the 1982 play Soul of a Jew by Israeli writer Joshua Sobol. Director Paulus Manker also plays the lead role.
Plot: jewish, writers, politics, suicide, homosexual, baptism, christian, anti semitism, plagiarism, faith, judaism, marxism, protestant, australian, self loathing, flashback, twenty something, zionism, austrian, phd
Time: 1900s
Place: austria, vienna

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out christian film, serious, realistic and bleak films with plots about jewish, faith, anti semitism, christian, suicide, nazi and religion mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Weininger's Last Night: The Excluded (1982), I Promise (1994), Saving Grace (1998), The Gold Rimmed Glasses (1987), Not in This Town (1997). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Excluded (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: Austria
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Die Ausgesperrten revolves around an unlikely group of 4 youths in Vienna who band together, each for different reasons, to mug people. Two are fraternal twins, the third a blue-collar worker, the fourth the privileged daughter of wealthy parents ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), ex nazi, heist, murder, male nudity, axe murder, erection, theft, revolution, teenager, rebel, terrorism ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: austria
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95%
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I Promise (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: Austria
Duration: 115 min.
Story: In a small army base at the Eastern border of Austria a young recruit is trained to be a soldier to protect his country in case of war. He has to stay for 8 months and during this time he escapes in his own fantasy world...
Plot: recruit, military service, australian, austrian, funeral, prostitute, cold war, drinking, boredom, cold war era, road accident, uniform ...
Place: austria
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84%
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Saving Grace (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Grace is a homeless teenager. She befriends an unemployed carpenter and he invites her to share his flat. She moves in and to her surprise a delicate relationship develops. He helps her repair her shattered self-esteem and she begins to feel loved ...
Plot: murder, delusion, street kid, suicide, crucifix, trust, flashback, religion, memory lapse, miraculous event
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72%
The Gold Rimmed Glasses (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France, Yugoslavia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In this tragic romance set in Ferrara, Italy in 1938, and at a nearby seaside resort, a wealthy Jewish boy is thwarted in marrying the girl he loves when Mussolini's race laws (enacted to cement the regime's growing alliance with Germany) ...
Plot: fascist, suicide, jewish, lgbt, concentration camp, world war two, sports car, art gallery, anti semitism, gramophone, fascism, merry go round ...
Time: 1930s, year 1938
Place: italy
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69%
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Not in This Town (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Local aryan-type thugs, financed by an outside racist (ed begley jr), attempt to create an atmosphere of fear in a small Montana community by intimidating black churchgoers, and Native American and Jewish residents. Through the efforts of a ...
Plot: church, nazi, racism, hate crime, anti semitism, judaism, bigotry, newspaper, faith
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Gulag Vorkuta (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Two dissidents, fall in love in a Marxist USSR Gulag death camp. As their friends die, they commit to the seeming impossible, escape, but both must first answer their deepest moral questions about the meaning of life, sacrifice and freedom.
Plot: marxism, christian, genocide, love, communism, faith, artist, dissident, gulag
Place: ussr
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63%
Me & You, Us, Forever (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A 47 year old Christian man on the other side of an unwanted divorce thinks back on his first love from high school and wants to see her again.
Plot: family, high school sweetheart, christian propaganda, christian, faith, flashback, divorced man, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend reunion, regret, support group, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship
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59%
God's Not Dead 2 (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: When a high school teacher is asked a question in class about Jesus, her reasoned response lands her in deep trouble and could expel God from the public square once and for all.
Style: christian film
Plot: christian, teacher, lawsuit, faith, manipulation, prayer, school, courtroom drama, religious persecution, high school, christianity, protest ...
Place: phoenix arizona
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58%
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Face in the Mirror (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 65 min.
Story: The dramatic story of a group of young people’s response to a desperate teen’s cry for help.
Style: christian film
Plot: teenager, suicide, christian, flashback, pastor, christianity, outcast, gun, ambulance, hospital, suicide attempt, depression ...
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Faith of Our Fathers (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: With the Vietnam War raging in 1969, two young fathers report for duty. A man of great faith and a doubtful cynic. A quarter-century later, their sons, Wayne and John Paul (David A.R. White and Kevin Downes), meet as strangers. Guided by handwritten ...
Style: christian film
Plot: christian, vietnam war, faith, religious conversion, reckless driving, sergeant, christianity, bible, arrest, jail, road trip, robbery ...
Time: 1990s, 1960s, 90s, 60s
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57%
The Messiah: Prophecy Fulfilled (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 50 min.
Story: A first century rabbi, Yehuda (Nick Mancuso), finds his true calling when he decides to follow in the footsteps of a certain Jesus of Nazareth and spread his Good Word. But in the year after Jesus' crucifixion, it's not so easy to persuade ...
Style: christian film
Plot: rabbi, religious differences, religious conversion, sermon, religion, judaism, brother brother relationship, jewish, family gatherings, easter, christianity, christian
Time: 1st century
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54%
The Last Letter (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, USA
Duration: 61 min.
Story: Locked away in the Jewish ghetto of an occupied Ukrainian town in 1941, a mother revisits her life in a last letter to her son.
Plot: letter, human rights, jewish, ghetto, anti semitism, doctor, monologue, german, nazi, world war two, female doctor, jewish ghetto ...
Place: ukraine
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50%
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Jew-Boy Levi (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, Switzerland, Austria
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Benjamin Levi (Bruno Cathomas) is a Bavarian cattle dealer traveling to pre-World War II Germany on his annual trip to a remote farming village. Levi hopes to do some business and, more importantly, win the hand of the lovely Lisbeth (Caroline ...
Style: touching, bleak, disturbing, emotional, biting ...
Plot: countryside, social differences, wartime life, village life, village, anti semitism, survival, isolation, life is a bitch, society, injustice, life turned upside down ...
Time: 30s, 1930s
Place: europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Paul: The Emissary (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 51 min.
Story: Robert Marcarelli - In this impressive drama, starring Gary Cooper, we follow Saul the angry zealot to Paul the servant of Christ, who will pay any price to bring his message to the world. - Garry Cooper, Leon Lissek, Kermit Christman
Style: biblical, christian film, based on the bible
Plot: bible, martyr, judaism, evangelist, campfire, religious persecution, storm, fortune teller, healing, change of heart, demon, religious conversion ...
Time: 1st century, ancient times
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47%
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The Believer (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A hardcore American racist skinhead who, because of his intelligence, leads a gang dedicated to fighting the enemy: the supposed American-Jewish conspiracy for domination. However, he's hiding a secret: he's Jewish-born, a brilliant ...
Style: thought provoking, disturbing, bleak, emotional, realistic ...
Plot: skinhead, racism, anti semitism, identity crisis, bomb, nazism, anger, synagogue, gang, judaism, violence spree, introspection ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: new york, usa, israel, germany, argentina
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46%
'38 - Vienna Before the Fall (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: Austria, West Germany
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The film presents the political events surrounding the Anschluss in March of 1938 through the lives of Carola Hell, a popular young actress at the prestigious Theater in der Josefstadt, and Martin Hofmann, the Jewish journalist she plans to marry. ...
Plot: nazism, journalist, world war two, nazi, actress, jewish
Time: year 1938, 1930s
Place: vienna
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45%
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The Inheritors (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: Austria
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A neo-Nazi organization is recruiting in the 1980s, and two youths of high-school age join for similar reasons, despite class differences. Thomas is the son of a self-made industrialist father and a scolding social-climbing mother. He attends ...
Plot: fascism, youth gang, revolver, motorcycle, statue, training camp, explosion, helmet, pubic hair, egg, trumpet, star of david ...
Time: quarry
Place: germany
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43%
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Cutback (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: High School senior Luke Harris (Justin Schwan) dreams of just one thing... pro surfing. With his best friend Casey (Angel Cruz) at his side, they have two goals: surf and party! But Luke's Mom (Raquel Gardner) and especially Dad (Greg Carlson) ...
Style: christian film
Plot: faith, surfing, teenager, youth, christian
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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How Rare a Possession: The Book of Mormon (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 64 min.
Story: Depicts the factual accounts of Vincenzo Di Francesca and Parley P. Pratt and how they came to appreciate the contents of the Book of Mormon.
Plot: religion, church, book, italian american, faith, mormonism, priest, baptism, soldier, religious differences, latter day saints, religious conversion ...
Time: 1910s, 1950s, 19th century, 1930s, 1900s ...
Place: new york, sicily
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42%
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Birthday (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 104 min.
Story: M is the most esteemed professional of the many girls at Scarlet's but, even on her birthday, it's business as usual. M's trade is sex, but sex doesn't sell the way it used to; what clients are searching for, paying for, is love.
Plot: religion, church, bedroom, prostitute, forgiveness, smoking, panties, government, brothel madam, white panties, australian, sex worker ...
Place: south australia
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42%
Come the Morning (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: In search of her estranged husband, a mother brings her 3 children to Los Angeles in the hope of finding him. With no prospects they wander the streets; becoming beggars before long. Things start to turn around for them when the mother meets a ...
Plot: drinking, search for father, church, flashback, christian, sermon, drunkenness, faith, slum, homelessness, single mother, homeless shelter ...
Place: los angeles
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41%
The Slingshot (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark, Sweden
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Stocholm in the 1920s. Young Roland lives with his socialist father, Jewish mother and a boxing brother. His mother sells condoms illegally, and from them, Roland makes slingshots which he sells. His rebellious ways has gotten him the special ...
Style: serious, bleak, enigmatic, harsh, realistic ...
Plot: anti semitism, coming of age, childhood, child abuse, politics, jewish, working class, reform school, bigotry, life is a bitch, society, mischievous children ...
Time: 1920s, 1930s, 20s, 20th century
Place: sweden, europe, eastern europe, stockholm sweden, tokyo ...
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40%
God Does Not Believe in Us Anymore (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: Austria, Switzerland, West Germany
Duration: 109 min.
Story: After his father is murdered by the Nazis in 1938, a young Viennese Jew named Ferry Tobler flees to Prague, where he joins forces with another expatriate and a sympathetic Czech relief worker. Together with other Jewish refugees, the three make ...
Style: pre war
Plot: national socialism, rabbi, death of father, german, suicide, world war two, prayer, leg wound, holocaust, ss, anti semitism, orphan ...
Time: year 1940, year 1938
Place: paris france, marseille, prague
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40%
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The Man in the Glass Booth (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Arthur Goldman is a rich Jewish industrialist, living in luxury in a Manhattan high-rise. He banters with his assistant Charlie, often shocking Charlie with his outrageousness and irreverence about aspects of Jewish life. Nonetheless, Charlie is ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, captivating, talky, serious ...
Plot: holocaust, courtroom, genocide, hidden identity, life is a bitch, society, immigrants, politics, against humanity, dedicated lawyer, dishonesty, legal ...
Place: usa, middle east, israel, new york
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39%
Welcome in Vienna (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: Austria, West Germany, Switzerland
Duration: 127 min.
Story: In the conclusion of Axel Corti's trilogy (following God Does Not Believe In Us Anymore and Santa Fe) Freddy, a Viennese Jew who emigrated to New York after Hitler's invasion, and Adler, a left-wing intellectual originally from Berlin, ...
Style: bilingual
Plot: world war two, deserter, german soldier, loudspeaker, city in ruins, socialist, post world war two, holocaust, traitor, wristwatch, jewish, treason ...
Time: year 1944, year 1945, 1940s
Place: vienna
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39%
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Prince in Hell (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The story is set soon after the reunification of West and East Germany, and is about the disintegrating relationship between Jockel a political activist and Stefan a heroin junkie, and their involvement with a bisexual Micha. A 2nd plot line is ...
Plot: bisexuality, suicide, lgbt, threesome, child, jester, gay interest, male nudity, homosexual, drug addiction, gay sex, killing an animal ...
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39%
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The Fixer (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Set in tsarist Russia around the turn of the century and based on a true story of a Russian Jewish peasant Yakov Bog who was wrongly imprisoned for a most unlikely crime - the “ritual murder” of a Gentile child in Kiev. We witness the ...
Plot: prison rape, anti semitism, jewish ghetto, zionism, justice, socialism, false accusations, falsely accused, injustice, imperial russia, jew persecution, penitentiary ...
Time: 1910s
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Hope Bridge (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After a high school boy learns that his father committed suicide, he begins a journey to find hope and reconciliation in the midst of his grief.
Plot: bullying, faith, hopes, depression, suicide
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Martha and I (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Germany, Austria, Italy
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Emil (Vaclav Chalupa as a teen, Ondrej Vetchy as an adult) has been naughty, and his family is at a loss about what to do with him. He's been dallying with the family maid. They decide to ship him off to spend time with his uncle Ernst Michel ...
Plot: czech german relations, nazi, divorce, anti semitism, jewish, uncle, coming of age, doctor, czech abroad
Time: 1930s
Place: prague, czechoslovakia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Macbeth (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: An adaptation of Shakespeare's play.
Plot: suicide, murder, child murder, knife, shakespeare
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%