Movies like Der Wagner-Clan. Eine Familiengeschichte

If you like "Der Wagner-Clan. Eine Familiengeschichte" you are looking for movies about / with party, sex scene, court, trial, competition, marriage and fatherhood themes of Biography, Drama and History genre shot in Germany or Austria.
Find your next favorite and similar movies in two steps: 1. Identify all themes of interest from this film (block below). 2. Look for them in the presented list.
Der Wagner-Clan. Eine Familiengeschichte (2013)
 6.2
 109
Der Wagner-Clan. Eine Familiengeschichte (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Germany, Austria
Duration: 109 min.
Story: After star composer Richard Wagner's fatal cardiac arrest in Venice, his Hungarian-Italian-turned-French widow Cosima has a testament faked so she can inherit the family franchise, notably the annual Bayreuth Festspiele festival, 'until son Siegfried is old enough'. She, both Wagner daughters and their husbands plot for fame and riches from this inheritance. Siegfried is forced to try living up to his inherited status, but lacks father's talent and drive to become a great composer and/or conductor, while his passion is awaken by a discrete gay lover, Dorian, a secret which becomes crucial in tragic blackmail as well as Ricahrd's disputable paternity of youngest daughter Eva.
Plot: party, sex scene, court, trial, competition, marriage, fatherhood, public humiliation, butt naked

Movie in categories

Most similar movies to Der Wagner-Clan. Eine Familiengeschichte

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, serious, realistic and touching films with plots about court, trial, marriage, sex scene, politics, female nudity and religion mostly in Drama, Biography and History genres. Some movies like Der Wagner-Clan. Eine Familiengeschichte: The Marriage of Gustav III (2001), Vision (2009), A Real Vermeer (2016), Cold Summer (2006), Confirmation (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Marriage of Gustav III (2001)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Sweden, Finland
Duration: 180 min.
Story: The Swedish King Gustav III is bold and courageous regarding government. He is to marry a Danish princess. But when it comes to love and courtship, the king feels lost. Therefore he asks the loyal and experienced Captain Munck for assistance.
Plot: king, queen, marriage, royalty, duke
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.5
 1K
Vision (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Germany, France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Hildegard von Bingen was truly a woman ahead of her time. A visionary in every sense of the word, this famed 12th-century Benedictine nun was a Christian mystic, composer, philosopher, playwright, poet, naturalist, scientist, physician, herbalist ...
Style: atmospheric, sincere, emotional, captivating, serious ...
Plot: healing power, prodigy, human nature, monastery, religions or cults, idealism, introspection, hopes, visionary, power relations, against the rules, gender ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: germany, europe, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
 6.2
 452
A Real Vermeer (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Netherlands, Belgium, Luxembourg
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Young and talented Han van Meegeren is a rebel in the early 1920's Amsterdam art-scene. Because he paints in the style of his idols Rembrandt and Vermeer, critics find his work old-fashioned and they call him a copycat. Just to prove a point, ...
Plot: cigarette smoking, barefoot woman, butt naked, nudity (full frontal - brief), post coital scene, male objectification, sex scene, male nudity, painter, barefoot male, female nudity
Time: 1920s
Place: amsterdam
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
My Wicked, Wicked Ways: The Legend of Errol Flynn (1985)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 143 min.
Story: The life and wanton times of Errol Flynn
Plot: star, hollywood, filmmaking, unrequited love, scandal, swashbuckler, train, jealousy, restaurant, marriage, swimming pool, rape ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Movie in collections
 6.3
 164
Cold Summer (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The Wall - Berlin '61.
Plot: military, wall, sweat, thief, smuggling, border, family relations, barbed wire, escape, fear, separation, danger ...
Time: 1960s, year 1961, 60s
Place: east germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Egon Schiele: Death and the Maiden (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Austria, Luxembourg
Duration: 110 min.
Story: At the beginning of the 20th Century Egon Schiele is one of the most provocative artists in Vienna. His life and work are driven by beautiful women and an era that is coming to an end. Two women will have a lasting impact on him - his sister and ...
Style: serious, realistic, touching, captivating, non-linear
Plot: painter, posing nude, court, trial, model, love, money problems, female nudity, death of brother, terminal illness, art exhibition, brother sister relationship ...
Time: 1910s, year 1918
Place: vienna
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.8
 5K
Confirmation (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Judge Clarence Thomas' nomination to the United States' Supreme Court is called into question when former colleague, Anita Hill, testifies that he had sexually harassed her.
Style: psychological, thought provoking, suspense, disturbing, serious
Plot: supreme court, court, sexual harassment, lawyer, congressional hearing, legal investigation, uncover truth, investigation, court hearing, secret past, african american
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Einstein of Sex (1999)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Germany, Netherlands
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The life story of Dr. Magnus Hirschfeld, a German Jew, who as a physician established the field of sexology, and fought militantly against German anti-sodomy laws in the late 19th century. The script reveals main characters in Hirschfeld's life ...
Style: sexy, sexual, witty, offbeat, suspense ...
Plot: gay interest, tragic love, gender bending, looking for sex, sexual relations, coming out, custody, gays and lesbians, society, transsexual, couples, transvestism ...
Time: 30s, 19th century, 1930s
Place: europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Movie in collections
religion movies
2009
society movies
10079
idealism movies
2333
death movies
13927
 7.0
 787
General Nil (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Poland
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Generał Nil is a Polish historical film, based on the life of general Emil August Fieldorf, pseudonym "Nil". The film was directed by Ryszard Bugajski and was released in 2009.
Style: captivating, exciting, suspenseful, serious
Plot: army general, court, trial, imprisonment, communism, assassination, moral dilemma, secret service, arrest, interrogation, post war, death sentence ...
Time: 1940s, 1950s, 50s
Place: siberia, poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.1
 768
Ludwig II (2012)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Austria, Germany
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A dramatic retelling of the life of Ludwig II, King of Bavaria, one of the most fascinating monarchs of modern times. From his accession to the throne at the age of 18 to his passionate support of Richard Wagner and his music. From his ingenuous ...
Style: serious, captivating, realistic, stylized
Plot: king, suicide, princess, tragic hero, power relations, downfall, state affairs, palaces castles and temples, idealism, royal court, royal family, mentally unstable ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s, 1860s, 1880s
Place: bavaria, germany, europe, versailles
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Genji: A Thousand-Year Love (2001)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Music, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Based on the ancient Japanese Tale of Genji. This film is set in 900AD and tells the story of a famous female writer of the time, Murasaki Shikibu. Her story begins from the death of her husband, a Japanese noble, then moves on to her recruitment to ...
Plot: polygamy, marriage, sex, incest, actress playing male role, affair, mother son relationship, playboy
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Blessed Events (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Again the film centres on a decidedly ordinary young woman – here, thirtysomething single Simone – caught up in an extraordinary situation: finding she’s pregnant after an anonymous (and evidently rare) one-night stand, she visits the hospital ...
Plot: female director, fatherhood, nightclub, kissing, dancing, bed, dinner, party, sex scene
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Joan the Maid 2: The Prisons (1994)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: France
Duration: 176 min.
Story: The second film covers Joan's trial and the end of her life.
Plot: trial, martyr, politics, french soldier, french army, british army, court, medieval, battles, joan of arc, teenage girl, witness ...
Time: 15th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Young Schiller (2005)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: new love, competition, poet, german history, theater, disease, female nudity, german culture, writers, theatre milieu
Time: 1700s, 18th century
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Anne of the Thousand Days (1969)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 145 min.
Story: Henry VIII of England discards one wife, Katharine of Aragon, who has failed to produce a male heir, in favor of the young and beautiful Anne Boleyn.
Style: talky, touching, serious, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: british history, tudors, ambition, frame up, infidelity, king, betrayal, romance, politics, intrigue, love and romance, tragic hero ...
Time: 16th century, middle ages, 1500s, 1930s, 18th century ...
Place: england, europe, britain, london, scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.5
 555
The Conclave (2006)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Canada, Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In 1458, five years after the fall of Constantinople to the Moslems, eighteen cardinals meet to elect a new pope. Rodrigo Borgia, a 27 year old cardinal learns to play a very dangerous game.
Style: suspense, captivating, stylized, disturbing
Plot: politics, pope, rivalry, brutality, war, violence, film starts with sex, cardinal the priest, sex scene, female nudity
Time: renaissance, 1400s, 15th century
Place: vatican, rome italy, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Ordeal of Dr. Mudd (1980)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 145 min.
Story: This is the story of the doctor whose farm John Wilkes Booth went to after assassinating Abraham Lincoln
Plot: injustice, assassin, doctor, hard labor, civil war, fake beard, escape attempt, murder, trial, broken leg, death, scapegoat ...
Time: 1860s, year 1865
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.3
 1K
Milada (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Czech Republic, USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: The story of communist show-trial victim Milada Horáková. Horáková was one of the first victims of the communist regime in Czechoslovakia. She opposed the communist coup in 1948 but did not leave the country. She was arrested and tried for ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, touching, tense, captivating ...
Plot: politics, jail, husband wife relationship, strong female character, prisoner, trial, court, european history, courtroom, strong female lead, lawyer, female protagonist ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s
Place: prague, central europe, prague czechoslovakia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Movie in collections
lawyer movies
2716
prison movies
3285
medieval movies
572
 6.9
 134
Karl May (1974)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: West Germany
Duration: 187 min.
Story: This ethereal, three-hour biopic is the middle film in Hans-Jürgen Syberberg’s “German Trilogy” on the mythological foundations of the Third Reich. By fusing theater, music, and cinema, Syberberg conjures up Karl May (1842-1912), the ...
Style: avant garde
Plot: memory, court, journalist, death, flashback, literature, trial, defamation, writing, divorce, artistic creation, kitsch ...
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Dr. Prakash Baba Amte: The Real Hero (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: India
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Dr Prakash Baba Amte : The Real Hero is a Marathi film on biopic of Dr. Prakash Amte featuring actors like Nana Patekar and Sonali Kulkarni.
Style: touching, unusual plot structure, psychological, contemplative, suspense ...
Plot: fall in love, husband wife relationship, marriage, rapist, accidental killing, medical student, doctor, police brutality, sexploitation, animal lover, epidemic, baby girl ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 8.0
 220K
Gandhi (1982)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Nepal, Myanmar, USA, South Africa
Duration: 191 min.
Story: In the early years of the 20th century, Mohandas K. Gandhi, a British-trained lawyer, forsakes all worldly possessions to take up the cause of Indian independence. Faced with armed resistance from the British government, Gandhi adopts a policy of ...
Style: emotional, realistic, uplifting, serious, factual ...
Plot: human spirit, leadership, idealism, freedom, protest, muslim, religious intolerance, fighting the system, political unrest, politics, state affairs, life philosophy ...
Time: 1920s, 1930s, 1910s, 20th century, 1940s ...
Place: india, england, new delhi, europe, asia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.8
 410
Coup d'Etat (1973)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Japan
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A freestyle biopic of Ikki Kita, the ultranationalist intellectual whose ideas inspired the failed military coup in 1936.
Plot: coup d'etat, death sentence, capital punishment, spy, firing squad, assassination, knife, japanese new wave, crucifix, university professor, female nudity, martial law ...
Time: year 1936
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Henry Dunant: Red on the Cross (2006)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: France, Switzerland, Austria, Algeria, Greece
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Henry Dunant, son of a Geneva francophone upper class bourgeoisie family, works for a Swiss exploitation company in French Algeria; when the colonists are thirsty, he returns determined to convince the firm and emperor Napoleon III to build a dam ...
Plot: male nudity, spanking, colony, injection, wound, pow, undressing, field hospital, butt naked
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Movie in collections
arrest movies
2572
execution movies
1103
church movies
2970
Die Puppenspieler (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History
Country: Germany, Czech Republic
Duration: 178 min.
TV show
Story: Helpless, the young convent student Richard has to watch as his mother Sarazenin Zobeida is condemned by the inquisitor Heinrich Institoris as a witch and burned at the stake. From then on, Richard swears revenge on Institoris for what he did to his ...
Plot: corporal punishment, fire, trial, father son relationship, torture, undressing, competition, court, fatherhood
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.0
 1K
The Outlaw (2010)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Spain, Brazil, France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A chronicle of the life of Spanish playwright and poet Lope de Vega, who dominated Spain’s early Golden Age of Theatre in the 16th Century. Lope returns home from war and enters the theatre world when a producer’s beautiful daughter takes a ...
Style: serious, captivating, clever, realistic, stylized
Plot: love and romance, love triangle, lifestyle, love affair, writer's life, artists and showbiz, womanizer, employer employee relationship, playwright, sex scene, scandal, couples ...
Time: 16th century, 1500s
Place: spain, europe, portugal
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.5
 710
Paula (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Germany, France
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Painting is an unacceptable vocation for a woman in provincial Germany in the year 1900, but budding artist Paula Becker is determined to make her own rules.
Style: exciting, captivating, humorous, sentimental, suspenseful ...
Plot: female artist, painter, nude model, art class, german expressionism, art history, female protagonist, german, extramarital affair, posing, female nudity, horny wife ...
Time: 20th century, year 1900, 1900s
Place: paris france, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Trial of Joan of Arc (1962)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: France
Duration: 65 min.
Story: A reconstruction of the trial of Joan of Arc based entirely on the transcripts of the real-life trial, concerning Joan's imprisonment, interrogation and final execution at the hands of the English.
Style: realistic, serious, contemplative, captivating, bleak ...
Plot: joan of arc, burned alive, martyrdom, trial, court, courtroom drama, strong female presence, realism, captivity, folk hero, legal, society ...
Time: 15th century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
A Prominent Patient (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia, Germany
Duration: 114 min.
Story: It is 1939. Flamboyant Czech diplomat Jan Masaryk has fled to America to escape his recent past. Germany has invaded Czechoslovakia and Masaryk is now a man with no nation. In America he tries to forget the personal and political betrayal he and his ...
Style: stylized, captivating, disturbing, serious
Plot: czech history, politician, diplomat, politics, diplomacy, nazi germany, psychiatrist, european history, life is a bitch, frustration, sanitarium, british man ...
Time: pre world war two, year 1938, year 1937, 1930s, year 1939
Place: prague, prague czech republic, prague czechoslovakia, central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
A Man for All Seasons (1966)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A Man for All Seasons is the filmed version of the life of Thomas More. An English man comes to Sir Thomas More to ask if he can divorce his wife since King Henry VIII has made it illegal. Sir Thomas More stands up in opposition to the King even ...
Style: earnest, talky, realistic, serious, contemplative ...
Plot: idealism, ambition, execution, treason, period piece, death sentence, oath, decapitation, betrayal, hopes, dishonesty, intrigue ...
Time: 16th century, renaissance
Place: england, europe, rome italy, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Becoming Colette (1991)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Germany, UK, France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Erotic French author Colette during her formative years in Paris at the turn of the century, married to a hedonistic bounder who publishes her writings under his name until she leaves him to embark on her own career.
Plot: lesbian, lesbianism, marriage, female nudity, cabaret, sexuality
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%