Movies like Der Blaue

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Der Blaue (1994)
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Der Blaue
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In this German political drama, an ex-Stasi agent encounters an old friend whom he may have betrayed after his friend tried to escape East Germany. The former East German agent is Otto Skrodt who after many years is about to be promoted in the highest government ranks. He is anxious to maintain a squeaky clean image. His daughter is Isabelle. The young and friendly Kalle returns after spending many years in jail for his escape attempts. He doesn't know exactly who blew the whistle, but his friend Skrodt is definitely under suspicion. Kalle returns to ostensibly renew the friendship and to see Isabelle whom he loves. The duplicitous friendship between the two men becomes the main focus of the story which features interesting plot twists at the end.
Plot: german reunification, intrigue, female nudity, disguise, agent
Place: gdr
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The Lives of Others
Drama, Thriller
Germany
137 min.
 8.4
That Night in Varennes
Drama, History
France, Italy
122 min.
 7.4
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, sexual and talky films with plots about female nudity, intrigue, dishonesty, male nudity, betrayal, murder and infidelity mostly in Drama, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like Der Blaue: Erfolg (1991), Der Turm (2012), Noon Sunday (1970), Das Wunder von Berlin (2008), The Lives of Others (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Erfolg
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 265 min.
Story: For fans of history, this glimpse of Munich society in the 1920s will be a much-treasured event. The story revolves around an art-gallery manager who puts on a show featuring the scandalous works of a woman artist who committed suicide. He is ...
Plot: female nudity, politics, smoking, greed, bourgeoisie, barefoot woman, intrigue
Time: 1920s
Place: munich germany
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Der Turm
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Adapted from an award-winning best-selling book by Uwe Tellkamp, 'The Tower' depicts a higher class family’s struggles during crumbling communist rule in 1980’s East Germany. It illustrates the weaknesses and pending downfall of the ...
Plot: communism, family, attempted rape, female nudity, countryside
Place: east germany, gdr
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System:   94%
    User:   100%
 
 4.3
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Noon Sunday
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA, Philippines
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Two mercenaries are hired to commit a political assassination.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: assassination, island, heroes, intrigue, leadership, crimes, danger, pow, deadly, dishonesty, rivalry, mercenary ...
Time: 70s
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    User:   100%
 
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Das Wunder von Berlin
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: East Germany, 1988: working as a state security service agent, Jürgen Kaiser is loyal to the party line, but worried about his son Marco, a punk. As he is arrested after a concert, Marco is forced to join the army, where he surprisingly identifies ...
Plot: male nudity, propaganda, politics, german reunification, political party, separation, skinny dipping
Place: gdr, berlin germany, east germany, german democratic republic
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System:   93%
    User:   100%
 
The Lives of Others
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 137 min.
Story: A tragic love story set in East Berlin with the backdrop of an undercover Stasi controlled culture. Stasi captain Wieler is ordered to follow author Dreyman and plunges deeper and deeper into his life until he reaches the threshold of doubting the ...
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Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A young married couple seeks out erotic adventures.
Plot: satanist, menage a trois, erotica, female full frontal nudity, lesbianism, lesbian, female nudity, infidelity, disguise, homosexual, interracial sex, fashion designer
Place: ibiza
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Secret
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Ksawery is a young gay man who performs as drag queen in a Warsaw nightclub. Karolina is Jewish and seems to be his agent. Jan is Ksawery's lonely grandfather, who's been hiding a dark secret which the couple wants to reveal.
Plot: performance, grandfather grandson relationship, gay, old man, village, massage, memory, grandfather, relative, agent, secret, female nudity ...
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That Night in Varennes
Genre: Drama, History
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 122 min.
Story: In June of 1791, a group of passengers in a stagecoach find themselves caught up in the events of the French Revolution, when they find themselves in the city of Varennes when revolutionists arrest the fleeing King Louis.
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: royal family, intrigue, political unrest, escape attempt, french revolution, adventure, politics, state affairs, fugitives, aristocracy, stagecoach, womanizer ...
Time: 18th century, 1790s
Place: europe, france, paris france
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System:   81%
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Turbine
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Nick, an adulterous New Yorker, and his wife, Sarah, relocate to the Midwest for a fresh start. Nick soon befriends a wealthy local farmer and discovers a secret he's been keeping is not so easily left behind in this erotic and surreal drama.
Style: serious, gloomy, realistic, tense
Plot: crumbling marriage, couple relations, infidelity, countryside, unfulfillment, couples, femme fatale, starting over, dangerous attraction, destructive relationship, dishonesty, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: missouri, usa
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System:   80%
    User:   70%
 
Di Di Hollywood
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Bar worker Diana Diaz (Elsa Pataky) leaves Madrid for Miami and with new boyfriend, Robert (Luis Hacha), they then head for Hollywood, prepared to do anything for fame.
Style: sexual, serious, sexy, realistic, captivating
Plot: desire for fame, hollywood, follow your dream, rising to stardom, ambition, artists and showbiz, actor's life, blind ambition, showbiz, lifestyle, cocaine, closeted homosexual ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa
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System:   77%
    User:   84%
 
Confessions Among Actresses
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 124 min.
Story: In this intricately layered Japanese film, the nature of actresses and what they gain from acting is explored. The lives of three actresses are laid bare, and scenes from their lives are woven in and out of interviews with each of them. Each of them ...
Plot: interview, rivalry, flashback, blood, husband wife relationship, photographer, agent, bare breasts, rape, female nudity, extramarital affair, adultery ...
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System:   75%
    User:   67%
 
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Enigma
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Five highly-trained KGB agents are sent to the west to assassinate several Soviet dissidents. In order to stop the diabolical plot, an American agent must infiltrate Soviet intelligence and obtain information from a Russian computer.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting, sexy ...
Plot: espionage, cold war, assassination, spy, iron curtain, government agency, secret agents, technology, spies, special agents, assassination attempt, love story ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: germany, east germany
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System:   75%
    User:   62%
 
 6.5
 794
West
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Story: East Germany. Summer, late 70's. Three years after her boyfriend Wassilij's apparent death, Nelly Senff decides to escape from behind the Berlin wall with her son Alexej, leaving her traumatic memories and past behind. Pretending to marry ...
Style: serious, gloomy, realistic
Plot: starting over, hopes, society, immigrants, single parent, social decay, family relations, intergenerational friendship, vomiting, german, female scientist, interracial romance ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: europe, germany, west germany, east germany, german democratic republic ...
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System:   69%
    User:   62%
 
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Along Came a Spider
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: The widow of a scientist who was murdered by his colleagues goes undercover at the research lab where he worked to expose them.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, mind bending
Plot: laboratory, amateur detective, mystery, uncover truth, crimes, intrigue, experiment gone awry, deadly, rivalry, disorder, scientist, disguise ...
Time: 60s
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System:   69%
    User:   59%
 
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 291
Conception
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A group of bored well-off young adults come up with anarchic concept of Conceptionism, that promotes absolute looseness when it comes to sex and drugs, but total rejection of money and ego. However, their movement won't last long.
Style: serious, exciting, realistic, captivating
Plot: mysterious character, drugs/alcohol, life turned upside down, misfit, rebellion, disorder, buddies, social misfits, intrigue, rebelliousness, self discovery, mistaken identity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: brazil
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    User:   59%
 
Ivans xtc. (To Live and Die in Hollywood)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Update on Leo Tolstoy's "The Death of Ivan Ilyich," set in contemporary Hollywood.
Style: serious, realistic
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Time: 90s
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The Lonely Lady
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
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Time: 80s
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    User:   74%
 
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The Playroom
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Four children in their attic hideaway make up a fantastic story, while downstairs their parents weave a drunken intrigue of their own.
Style: serious, captivating, realistic, thought provoking, tense
Plot: suburban life, society, suburbs, intrigue, attic, parents and children, siblings relations, dishonesty, lifestyle, family relations, power relations, child neglect ...
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The Tempest
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Prospero, a potent magician, lives on a desolate isle with his virginal daughter, Miranda. He's in exile, banished from his duchy by his usurping brother and the King of Naples. Providence brings these enemies near; aided by his vassal the ...
Style: surreal, offbeat, serious, stylized, atmospheric ...
Plot: island, betrayal, uninhibited rivalry, destiny, isolation, wizards and magicians, ghost, intrigue, vengeance, love affair, parents and children, royal family ...
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    User:   52%
 
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 684
King Lear
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 158 min.
Story: An aging King invites disaster when he abdicates to his corrupt, toadying daughters and rejects his one loving, but honest one.
Style: bleak, serious, talky, realistic, emotional
Plot: tragic hero, betrayal, downfall, intrigue, parents and children, destiny, dishonesty, unfulfillment, family problems, family relations, life is a bitch, aging ...
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    User:   68%
 
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The Betsy
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: An auto-dynasty family experiences scandal, adultery, incest and power struggles in a juicy adaptation of Harold Robbins's best-selling novel. Ruthless patriarch Loren (Laurence Olivier) hires racecar driver Angelo (Tommy Lee Jones) to build a ...
Style: serious, realistic, sentimental, touching, sexual
Plot: blind ambition, manipulations, destructive relationship, infidelity, love affair, relationship vs career, family life, ambition, dishonesty, couples, family relations, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 30s
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System:   58%
    User:   49%
 
Bad Influence
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Michael, a wimpy young executive, is about to get pulverized by a jealous boyfriend in a bar when a handsome, mysterious stranger steps in--and then disappears. Later that night, while jogging, Michael runs into the stranger on a pier. He introduces ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, clever, serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, neo-noir, betrayal, friendship, manipulation, corruption, violence, psychopath, revenge, pornography, psychology, stylish ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, usa, boston
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System:   58%
    User:   50%
 
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Private Road
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Receptionist Anne’s new relationship with nascent writer Peter is opening her eyes to a new lifestyle, one far removed from her comfortable middle-class background.
Plot: receptionist, love, pregnancy, locking a door, character says i'm sorry, woman wearing glasses, passive aggressive woman, passive aggressive behavior, sleepover, taking off shoes, watching someone sleep, materialism ...
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System:   56%
    User:   62%
 
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King Lear
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Denmark
Duration: 137 min.
Story: King Lear, old and tired, divides his kingdom among his daughters, giving great importance to their protestations of love for him. When Cordelia, youngest and most honest, refuses to idly flatter the old man in return for favor, he banishes her and ...
Style: serious, bleak, talky, realistic, emotional
Plot: betrayal, tragic hero, intrigue, parents and children, dishonesty, unfulfillment, family problems, family relations, life is a bitch, downfall, human nature, siblings relations ...
Time: 70s
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System:   54%
    User:   53%
 
The Comedians
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Bermuda, USA
Duration: 152 min.
Story: Set in the Haiti of "Papa Doc" Duvalier, The Comedians tells the story of a sardonic white hotel owner and his encroaching fatalism as he watches Haiti sink into barbarism. Complications include a friendship with a rebel leader, ...
Style: semi serious, clever, realistic, witty, wife and husband lead actors
Plot: hotel, betrayal, resort, political unrest, politics, dishonesty, state affairs, infidelity, espionage, intrigue, revolution, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: haiti, caribbean
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System:   50%
    User:   56%
 
Flashbacks of a Fool
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 109 min.
Story: An aging Hollywood star, Joe Scott, lives a life of narcissistic hedonism, observed by his laconic personal assistant, Ophelia. The death of his childhood best friend, Boots, takes our protagonist, and the movie, into an extended flashback to a ...
Style: psychological, sentimental, serious, realistic, melancholic ...
Plot: redemption, teenager, drinking, sexualized violence, actor's life, storytelling, tragedy, adolescence, unlikely friendships, nudity (topless - notable), friendship, stylish ...
Time: contemporary, 70s, 20th century
Place: england, europe, usa, california, south africa
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System:   50%
    User:   57%
 
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Dr. Petiot
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A true story shot in a German Impressionistic style. In France during the Nazi occupation, Dr. Petiot (Michel Serrault) offered to help Jews escape the Nazis. They would come to his house, and he would kindly give them lethal ...
Style: neurotic
Plot: stolen money, handcuffs, interrogation, corpse, female nudity, bare breasts, female full frontal nudity, drugs, bicycle, newspaper, girl, suitcase ...
Time: year 1943, year 1942, 1940s
Place: france, paris france
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System:   50%
    User:   42%
 
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Ragtime
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 155 min.
Story: A young black pianist becomes embroiled in the lives of an upper-class white family set among the racial tensions, infidelity, violence, and other nostalgic events in early 1900s New York City.
Style: clever, serious, realistic, captivating, talky ...
Audience: kids
Plot: fighting the system, jazz, friendship, murder, interracial relations, justice, social differences, racism, distopia, adaptation, runaway, racial injustice ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century, 1910s, 1930s, 18th century
Place: harlem, usa, new york, london, manhattan new york city ...
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System:   48%
    User:   49%
 

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Bad Company
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Nelson Crowe is a CIA operative under the thumb of the Company for a disputed delivery of $50,000 in gold. They blackmail him into working for the Grimes Organization, which is set up as a private company for hire, to blackmail prominent ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, stylized, serious, twists and turns ...
Plot: betrayal, crime, espionage, murder, gambling, secret agents, strong sexual content, neo noir, sex, revenge, twists & turns, male nudity ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
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System:   45%
    User:   42%
 
The Legend of Rita
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Rita Vogt is a radical West German terrorist who abandons the revolution and settles in East Germany with a new identity provided by the East German secret service. She lives in constant fear of having her cover blown, which unavoidably happens ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, captivating, melancholic ...
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Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: germany, east germany, asia, europe, france ...
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System:   45%
    User:   52%
 
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