Movies like Weininger's Last Night

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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, zionism, australian, self loathing, flashback, twenty something, austrian, phd
Time: 1900s, 20th century
Place: austria, vienna

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, talky and christian film films with plots about jewish, anti semitism, christian, faith, nazi, religion and suicide mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Weininger's Last Night: The Excluded (1982), I Promise (1994), Saving Grace (1998), Not in This Town (1997), Gulag Vorkuta (2016). 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, axe murder, erection, murder, male nudity, terrorism, theft, revolution, teenager, criminal ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: austria
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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, comrade, drinking alcohol, road accident, drinking, uniform, cold war, cold war era, boredom ...
Place: austria
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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: suicide, street kid, delusion, murder, flashback, trust, religion, crucifix, miraculous event, memory lapse
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71%
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: judaism, nazi, church, racism, hate crime, faith, newspaper, anti semitism, bigotry
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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, genocide, artist, faith, christian, love, communism, dissident, gulag
Place: ussr
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62%
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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: disturbing, emotional, realistic, thought provoking, bleak ...
Plot: skinhead, anti semitism, racism, judaism, identity crisis, bomb, nazism, hate, anger, introspection, synagogue, gang ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: new york, usa, israel, germany, argentina
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Julia (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: At the behest of an old and dear friend, playwright Lillian Hellman undertakes a dangerous mission to smuggle funds into Nazi Germany.
Style: atmospheric, realistic, captivating, factual, touching ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: friendship, politics, political unrest, friends, against the odds, writer's life, female bonding, smuggling, female protagonist, fascism, culture clash, childhood ...
Time: 20th century, 1930s, 30s, pre world war two, 50s ...
Place: germany, europe, berlin germany, austria, london ...
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59%
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, prayer, pastor, ambulance, outcast, christianity, depression, flashback, suicide attempt, hospital, troubled teen ...
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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.
Style: christian film
Plot: family, regret, faith, flashback, christian, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend reunion, high school sweetheart, christian propaganda, divorced man, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, support group
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55%
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: religion, religious differences, judaism, brother brother relationship, rabbi, christian, religious conversion, family gatherings, easter, jewish, christianity, sermon
Time: 1st century
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53%
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: female doctor, letter, doctor, monologue, german, jewish, world war two, nazi, ghetto, human rights, anti semitism, pursuit ...
Place: ukraine
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49%
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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, society, life is a bitch, life turned upside down, injustice ...
Time: 30s, 1930s
Place: europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
71 Fragments of a Chronology of Chance (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: Austria, Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: 71 scenes revolving around multiple Viennese residents who are by chance involved with a senseless gun slaughter on Christmas Eve.
Style: sincere, disturbing, serious, thought provoking, tense ...
Plot: teen suicide, murder, social misfits, crimes, misfit, immigrants, down on your luck, refugee, refugees, homeless, breaking point, mass murder ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: austria, lebanon, bosnia, europe, bosnia herzegovina ...
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47%
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, working class, reform school, bigotry, mischievous children, society, life is a bitch, teenage life ...
Time: 1920s, 1930s, 20th century, 20s
Place: sweden, europe, stockholm sweden, eastern europe, tokyo ...
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46%
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
Plot: bible, martyr, demon, religious conversion, prison guard, change of heart, judaism, evangelist, christianity, religious persecution, sermon, prisoner ...
Time: ancient times, 1st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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One of Us (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: Israel
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A few Palestinian guerilla's break into an Israeli camp in the occupied territories. They kill a few Israeli soldiers before they are killed, apart from one who dies in the camp after being captured alive. The Israeli military dispatch an ...
Style: suspenseful, thought provoking, captivating, realistic, serious
Plot: soldier, power relations, military life, military base, basic training, moral dilemma, military, army investigation, army, macho man, gay subtext, friend ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: middle east, israel
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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: lgbt, fascist, concentration camp, suicide, world war two, art gallery, gramophone, sports car, fascism, merry go round, anti semitism, homosexual ...
Time: 1930s, year 1938
Place: italy
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'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
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Ida (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland, Denmark, France, UK
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Anna, a young novitiate in 1960s Poland, is on the verge of taking her vows when she discovers a family secret dating back to the years of the German occupation.
Style: bleak, serious, emotional, melancholic, art house ...
Plot: nun, family secret, anti semitism, orphan, faith, uncover truth, jewish, haunted by the past, human nature, self discovery, introspection, world war two ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century, post world war two
Place: poland, europe, denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.6
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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
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41%
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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, hitler, motorcycle, brother brother relationship, training camp, loss of virginity, speech, voyeur, fellatio, speedo, drunk ...
Place: germany
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41%
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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: innocence, bedroom, white panties, election, brothel, panties, sexuality, forgiveness, kiss, religion, redemption, sex ...
Place: south australia
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40%
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, christianity, religious persecution, teacher, christian propaganda, faith, prayer, lawsuit, bible, religion, manipulation, religious fanatic ...
Place: phoenix arizona
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39%
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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: prayer, drink, religion, religious conversion, search for father, single mother, alcoholic, salvation army, begging, sermon, church, slum ...
Place: los angeles
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39%
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: church, soldier, latter day saints, religious conversion, baptism, mormonism, priest, pastor, religious differences, mormon, faith, religion ...
Time: 1950s, 1910s, 19th century, 1930s, 50s ...
Place: sicily, new york
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38%
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, serious, realistic, talky, tense ...
Plot: holocaust, courtroom, genocide, politics, crimes, hidden identity, confined, secret agents, society, kidnapping, dishonesty, dedicated lawyer ...
Place: usa, middle east, israel, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Stolen Summer (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Pete, an eight-year-old Catholic boy growing up in the suburbs of Chicago in the mid-1970s, attends Catholic school, where as classes let out for the summer, he's admonished by a nun to follow the path of the Lord, and not that of the Devil. ...
Style: touching, sincere, uplifting, sentimental, feel good ...
Audience: kids
Plot: friendship, family relations, rabbi, school, judaism, faith, youth, clergy, parents and children, religions or cults, catholicism, afterlife ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1976, future, 1930s
Place: chicago illinois, usa, illinois
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37%
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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: suicide, bisexuality, lgbt, prostitute, anal sex, male nudity, gay interest, menage a trois, child, commune, threesome, gay sex ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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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, socialism, justice, jewish ghetto, zionism, anti semitism, jew persecution, injustice, falsely accused, false accusations, false accusation of rape, imprisonment ...
Time: 1910s
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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, jewish life, ss, refugee, exile, holocaust, passport, world war two, archive footage, hitler youth, concentration camp ...
Time: year 1940, year 1938
Place: prague, paris france, marseille
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%