Movies like 80,000 Suspects

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80,000 Suspects (1963)
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80,000 Suspects (1963)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A doctor's already-shaky marriage is tested to an even greater extent when he has to contend with a smallpox epidemic.
Plot: epidemic, pandemic, disease, plague

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Most similar movies to 80,000 Suspects

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, sincere and emotional films with plots about epidemic, doctor, plague, unfulfillment, murder, society and disease mostly in Drama, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like 80,000 Suspects: A Doll's House (1973), Hamlet, Prince of Denmark (1980), Cymbeline (1982), Happy Days (2000), Separate Tables (1983). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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A Doll's House (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Nora Helmer has years earlier committed a forgery in order to save the life of her authoritarian husband Torvald. Now she is being blackmailed lives in fear of her husband's finding out and of the shame such a revelation would bring to his ...
Style: sincere, serious, talky, realistic, clever ...
Plot: crumbling marriage, couple relations, family in crisis, society, couples, family problems, gender, unsupportive spouse, feminism, human nature, introspection, social differences ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Hamlet, Prince of Denmark (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 210 min.
Story: Hamlet comes home from university to find his uncle married to his mother, and his father's ghost haunting the battlements and scaring the watch. Then his father's ghost directs him to seek revenge.
Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic, gloomy, captivating
Plot: tragic love, ghost, betrayal, tragic hero, intrigue, uncover truth, parents and children, haunted by the past, royal family, dishonesty, rivalry, unfulfillment ...
Time: middle ages
Place: denmark
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86%
 7.1
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Cymbeline (1982)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 175 min.
Story: Cymbeline, the King of Britain, is angry that his daughter Imogen has chosen a poor (but worthy) man for her husband. So he banishes Posthumus, who goes to fight for Rome. Imogen (dressed as a boy) goes in search of her husband, who meanwhile has ...
Plot: shakespeare, kidnapping, infidelity, poison, wine, father daughter relationship, fire, blood, doctor, bracelet, prisoner, musician ...
Place: rome italy, britain
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84%
 7.0
 101
Happy Days (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: Ireland
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Happy Days is an adaptation of Samuel Beckett's challenging absurdist drama, a play most would deem unfilmable. Faithfully adhering to Beckett's minimalist original, a black parody of love, marriage, and our search for meaning in an ...
Plot: filmed play, newspaper, gun, song, singing, umbrella, comb, music box, buried alive, toothbrush, hat, optimism ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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Separate Tables (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Two one-act plays explore love and loneliness. In "Table by the Window" an aging fashion model contrives a reunion with her ex-husband, a politician ruined by scandal, and their passion is rekindled. In "Table Number Seven" a ...
Plot: hotel, small town, secret, false identity, ex husband ex wife relationship, alcoholic, love interest, model
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
The Book of Eve (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Plot: runaway child, pawnshop, child neglect, shared bed, mother child relationship, homelessness, sexual joke, alcoholic, separation, church, marriage, ghost ...
Place: canada, quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Sleeping in Honey (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: Egypt
Duration: 177 min.
Story: Officer Magdy investigates the suicide of a groom on his wedding night. he knows that the groom was impotent. Later he realizes that impotence is becoming an epidemic that spreads among all men. However, no one wants to declare that out of shame. A ...
Plot: fear, journalist, impotence, murder, prostitute, newspaper, sex, train, father son relationship, doctor, husband wife relationship, epidemic ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
And the Band Played On (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 141 min.
Story: The story of the discovery of the AIDS epidemic and the political infighting of the scientific community hampering the early fight with it.
Style: touching, talky, emotional, serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: aids, terminal illness, gay, virus, deadly virus, epidemic, hiv, doctor, gays and lesbians, lgbt, gender, life is a bitch ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: san francisco, usa, africa, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Pandemic (2009)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 138 min.
Story: ER doctor Tsuyoshi Matsuoka receives a patient with a virus unlike anything he's seen before. His symptoms include high fever, convulsions, vomiting of blood and multiple organ failure. Could this be a new form of influenza or is it some other ...
Style: suspense
Plot: plague, research, epidemic, virus, medical profession, disaster film, pandemic, disease, quarantine, influenza, doctor
Time: near future, 2010s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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The Plague (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, UK, Argentina
Duration: 122 min.
Story: In a city in South America an outbreak of bubonic plague occurs. While people try to flee and the military close the city an idealistic doctor decides to stay and help the sick. In the ever changing circumstances he puts up a brave fight, being ...
Style: thought provoking, serious, realistic
Plot: plague, isolation, quarantine, terminal illness, danger, journalism, on the run, good versus evil, deadly, unfulfillment, life is a bitch, philosophy ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: south america, buenos aires argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Jigsaw (1962)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A woman is found murdered in a house along the coast from Brighton. Local detectives Fellows and Wilks lead an investigation methodically following up leads and clues mostly in Brighton and Hove but also further afield.
Plot: police, murder, dismembered body, ladies man, boarding house, salesman, traveling salesman, seaside, police procedural, police investigation, investigation, corpse ...
Place: brighton
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Stigma (1972)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A black doctor ex-convict returns to the all-white town he knows as home and discovers a deadly disease threatening the citizens. He must fight prejudice and time if he is to save the town.
Plot: epidemic, sheriff, doctor, conspiracy, island, virus, racial slur, brothel, sexually transmitted disease, african american protagonist, promiscuity, lighthouse ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Second Sight (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Maren, a young girl, is the sole survivor of the Black Death in her Norwegian village. Using instincts, folklore, luck, and the clairvoyant powers granted her by being born with a "Victory Cap," Maren survives on her own, waiting for other ...
Plot: alone, disease, puberty, death, female nudity, girl, legend, village, coming of age, psychic, survival, plague
Place: norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Panic in Echo Park (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: A young doctor tries to convince everyone about an impending epidemic, but he is accused of creating panic.
Style: tv series pilot
Plot: community, panic, race against time, urban, hospital, black american, epidemic, cover up, african american, doctor, teenager, slum ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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3 Needles (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A three-paneled look at the worldwide AIDS crisis: in Montreal, a porn actor (Ashmore) schemes to pass his mandatory blood test; a young nun (Sevigny) makes a personal sacrifice for the benefit of a South African village; in rural China, a black ...
Style: serious, realistic, touching, sincere, emotional
Plot: aids, plague, terminal illness, society, life is a bitch, clergy, couple relations, village, sexual abuse, culture clash, pregnancy, village life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: africa, china, asia, canada, south africa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
One Way or Another (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Set during a retreat of Christian Democrat politicians who practice spiritual exercises together, it is an allegory of corrupted power. Disturbing, claustrophobic settings are the background to a series of mysterious crimes.
Plot: suicide, sexual repression, sin, confession, president, power, religious icon, blasphemy, surrealism, priest, controversy, death ...
Place: italy
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23%
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7 Women (1966)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In a mission in China in 1935, Agatha Andrews is a rigid missionary beset by Mongolian bandits led by Warlord chief Tunga Khan. With her are her assistant Jane Argent, staff members Emma Clark, Miss Russell and Miss Binns, head of the British ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, realistic, neurotic
Plot: bandit, mission, doctor, missionary, warlord, religions or cults, danger, convent, society, ego clash, moral dilemma, fish out of water ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1960s
Place: china, asia, mongolia
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
'The Day of the Purple Sun': Part I (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 68 min.
Story: "The Day Of The Purple Sun´´: The cosmos of the incurable Margarethe. Her journey through the mysteries of the Egypt underworld. Will she be coming forth by day? film in two parts by Carsten Frank "DER TAG DER VIOLETTEN SONNE´´ ...
Plot: mystery, mummy, expressionism, disease, egyptology, death
Place: egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
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1918 (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: It's 1918, the height of United States involvement in World War I - Liberty Bonds are sold, German immigrants are suspected as traitors or saboteurs, young men everywhere succumb to the patriotism and propaganda and enlist. In a small Texas ...
Style: serious, sentimental, realistic, emotional, sincere ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: small town, small town life, americana, love and romance, society, romance, social differences, tragic love, unfulfilled love, family in crisis, homecoming, plague ...
Time: 1910s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
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Three Suns (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The plague hits medieval Sweden.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic
Plot: plague, obsessive quest, on the road, adventure, woman in danger, danger, escapades, horse, painter, female protagonist, rat, church ...
Time: middle ages
Place: europe, sweden
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18%
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Archipelago (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Patricia (Kate Fahy) and her two children, young adults Edward (Tom Hiddleston) and Cynthia (Lydia Leonard), arrive for a break at a holiday cottage. As rain and wind lash against the windows, Patricia grows exasperated at the absence of her ...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, sincere, atmospheric
Plot: introspection, parents and children, island, dysfunctional family, resort, family in crisis, estrangement, family problems, family relations, siblings relations, family gatherings, hopes
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
15%
The Song of Lunch (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Alan Rickman and Emma Thompson star in The Song Of Lunch, a powerful and visually arresting film, made by BBC Drama Production for BBC Two, to mark National Poetry Day on 7 October. The film, a dramatisation of Christopher Reid's narrative ...
Style: serious, talky, realistic, sincere, witty
Plot: road not taken, unfulfillment, restaurant, human nature, unfulfilled love, midlife crisis, reunion, love and romance, couples, resentment, old love, regret
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
15%
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Mother's Day (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two women living on either side of the Irish Sea are brought together in the wake of the Warrington bombing of March 1993.
Plot: funeral, bombing, grieving mother, mother, loss of loved one, death of son, death of child, child
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15%
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Lighter (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Story: The journey of a lighter and the stories of the hands it passes through, from 1939 until present day.
Plot: dancing, kiss, love, gay
⇓ similarity ⇓
15%
My Bare Lady (1963)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Tina is horrified when she crashes her bicycle into a pond and is rescued from drowning and taken to a nudist camp by her rescuer to recover, but naturist bliss and true love await.
Plot: nudist, tourist, veteran, housekeeper, nudist camp
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
15%
Anglo Saxon Attitudes (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three part miniseries about Gerald Middleton, an aging historian, who reflects on his youth, relationships (especially the one with his best friend's girl), career (shadowed by a scandal), and current issues, like his marriage and kids.
Plot: historian, infidelity, excavation, scandal, topless, professor, husband wife relationship, female nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
15%
The Happy Valley (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Story: In 1940 Kenya as their country prepares for war, the local aristocratic social set lives a decadent, self-indulgent lifestyle, that leads to murder. The same events were also dramatised in the feature film White Mischief, which was released seven ...
Plot: corporal punishment, cheetah, spying on couple having sex, caning, african, 15 year old, governess, british colonial, aristocracy, horse, horse riding, sex ...
Time: 1940s, year 1941
Place: kenya, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
15%
Secrets of a Windmill Girl (1966)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: One Windmill girl tells the tragic history of another who took to drink and, finally, killed herself after working in strip clubs.
Plot: female protagonist, female nudity, lesbian, nightclub, girlfriend, testimony, death of protagonist, stripper, tragedy, chorus girl, striptease, schoolgirl ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
15%
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Pressure (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A British-born younger son of an immigrant family from Trinidad finds himself adrift between two cultures.
Plot: job interview, coming of age, racist, racism, social criticism
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
15%
Glasgow Girls (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Story: Glasgow Girls is a specially commissioned musical drama for BBC Three that tells the inspirational true story of a group of schoolgirls whose petition to save their friend from deportation inspired a movement which would eventually help change ...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic
Plot: friendship, human spirit, idealism, campaign, fighting the system, rebellion, society, immigrants, teenage life, kids in trouble, injustice, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2005
Place: scotland, england, europe, glasgow scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
15%