Movies like Pueblo

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Pueblo (1973)
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Pueblo (1973)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Dramatization showing the 1968 seizure of the spy ship, Pueblo, by the North Koreans and the treatment of the Pueblo's crew during their year of captivity through flashbacks during the 1969 investigation of the affair.
Plot: espionage, torture, kidnapping, hunger, cold war, pow, capture, interrogation, confession, piracy, u.s. navy, mistreatment, jail cell, signature
Time: year 1968

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful and bleak films with plots about pow, world war two, military, war, soldier, danger and escape mostly in Drama, War and Action genres. Some movies like Pueblo: The Interrogation (2009), The Forgotten Man (1971), Behind Enemy Lines (1985), No Man is an Island (1962), Seven Women from Hell (1961). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Interrogation (2009)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Finland
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Nuori nainen on saanut kutsun saapua poliisin kuultavaksi. Hän pelkää joutuvansa ansaan. Hän on täydellistä suomenkieltä puhuva Neuvosto-desantti, joka on varomattomuuttaan jättänyt vakoiluradionsa pesulaan säilytettäväksi.
Plot: ideology, breakdown, spy, world war two, cell, mental breakdown, socialist, humanism, idealism, communism, communist, socialism ...
Time: year 1943, year 1942, year 1944, 1940s
Place: finland, soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Forgotten Man (1971)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: A Marine officer reported as killed in Vietnam but was actually a POW returns home. Instead of being welcomed home, however, he discovers that his father has died, his wife has remarried, his daughter has been adopted, his business has been sold and ...
Plot: killed in action, prospector, pow, missing, u.s. marine, interrogation, beating, torture, father daughter relationship, boat, beach, escape ...
Time: 70s
Place: vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
Behind Enemy Lines (1985)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Professor-turned-spy Col. Calvin Turner and his associate, workaholic Lt. Shelley Flynn, plan a daring rescue behind enemy lines in World War II German-occupied Norway of a brilliant scientist who may or may not be aiding the Germans.
Style: realistic, rough, serious, captivating, suspenseful ...
Plot: world war two, military, danger, wartime life, espionage, escapades, against humanity, war, state affairs, criminal heroes, heroes, rebellion ...
Time: 20th century
Place: norway, england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
No Man is an Island (1962)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: The true story of George Tweed, an American sailor who became the only serviceman on the island of Guam to avoid capture by the Japanese during the early years of World War II.
Plot: u.s. navy, priest, world war two, behind enemy lines, scorpion
Place: pearl harbor, minneapolis minnesota, japan, pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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Seven Women from Hell (1961)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Seven women from different backgrounds, nationality, age, class, and marital status find themselves in New Guinea, February 1942 - when the Japanese army takes over unexpectedly, and sends them into a war camp in the jungle.
Plot: torture, american soldier, evacuation, pregnancy, german, dating, world war two, brutality, truck driver, betrayal, australian, cigarette smoking ...
Time: 1940s
Place: pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 6.6
 210
Twilight (2006)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Germany, Russia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In the last winter 1945 of WWII a group of captive German soldiers is brought to a remote Russian village, where widows, a child and a crippled are the only ones left. This is a military drama about those, who can love and forgive.
Plot: pow, uniform, german abroad, nazi soldier
Time: year 1945
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 5.7
 269
Women of Valor (1986)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: TV movie, first shown by CBS in 1986. A group of American Army nurses are captured by the Japanese in April 1942. They are put in a prisoner-of-war camp in Bataan, where they spend three years of their lives. The story focuses on Lt Margaret Ann ...
Plot: world war two, bow, lingerie, field, prisoner of war camp, hearing, package, corporal punishment, tomboy, chocolate, loss of husband, american abroad ...
Time: year 1941
Place: pacific ocean, the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Welcome Home, Johnny Bristol (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An American soldier manages to endure his captivity in a Vietnamese POW camp by keeping alive the memories of life in his home town. When he is finally released from the camp, and is discharged from the military, he goes back to his town - but he ...
Plot: psychiatrist, wheelchair, nurse, flashback, repressed memory, war veteran, childhood memory, courthouse, cell, vietnam war, post traumatic stress disorder, handcuffed ...
Time: 70s
Place: vietnam, vermont, philadelphia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Jarhead: Law of Return (2019)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: Israel, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Major Ronan Jackson (Devon Sawa), an accomplished fighter pilot for the Israel Defense Forces and son of a U.S. Senator (Robert Patrick), is shot down while flying through Syrian airspace. After miraculously surviving the crash, Jackson is taken ...
Style: exciting, tense, suspense, disturbing
Plot: pow, machismo, tough guy, interrogation, torture, rescue, murder, violence, fight, heroes, brutality, soldier ...
Place: jerusalem, syria
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Back Door to Hell (1964)
Genre: War, Drama
Country: Philippines, USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: During WWII, a three-man commando team places its trust in the hands of a band of Filipino resistors, as they try to knock out a Japenese communication center.
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, tense, bleak ...
Plot: world war two, espionage, war, danger, anti war, escapades, mission, battles, soldier, reconnaissance, liberation, captivity ...
Time: 1940s, 40s
Place: the philippines, japan, asia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.8
 457
Dear Elza! (2014)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Hungary
Duration: 96 min.
Story: "Mankind is nature's greatest mistake. In his actions echoes millions of years of instinct and a few genius's idea's useless revolution." End of 1942, eastern front, Ukraine. Private Lombos, tied to his family and his ...
Plot: diary, grenade, explosion, interrogation, gunfight, suicide, german soldier, translator, combat, jewish man, military, world war two ...
Time: year 1942
Place: soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Hanoi Hilton (1987)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Lionel Chetwynd's film documents the horrific struggles that faced American POWs held in the North Vietnamese prison Hoa Lo -- more infamously known as the Hanoi Hilton -- between 1964 and 1975. Williamson (Michael Moriarty) leads a group of ...
Style: disturbing, bleak, captivating, thought provoking, serious ...
Plot: vietnam war, electric torture, soldier, military, survival, revolution, confined, life is a bitch, war, espionage, isolation, homecoming ...
Time: 20th century
Place: vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Ordeal of Patty Hearst (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 139 min.
Story: The story of the kidnapping of newspaper heiress Patty Hearst by members of a radical guerrilla organisation, as seen by the FBI agent in charge of her case.
Plot: kidnapping, heiress, terrorist group, fbi agent, ransom, partisan
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Judgment at Nuremberg (1961)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 179 min.
Story: In 1947, four German judges who served on the bench during the Nazi regime face a military tribunal to answer charges of crimes against humanity. Chief Justice Haywood hears evidence and testimony not only from lead defendant Ernst Janning and his ...
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, emotional, sincere, talky ...
Plot: courtroom drama, judge, war crime, jews, world war two, holocaust, jewish, redemption, german, cold war, legal, against humanity ...
Time: 1940s, 60s, 40s, 20th century, year 1945 ...
Place: germany, europe, poland, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Killing of Randy Webster (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A young man is shot and killed in an altercation with Houston police. His father doesn't believe the police version of the incident and starts digging around on his own.
Plot: police chase, car theft, flashback, father son relationship, loss of son
Place: houston texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Another Mother's Son (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Directed by Christopher Menaul ('Summer in February', 'Fatherland) and written by Jenny Lecoat, Another Mother's Son tells the true story of Louisa Gould, a widow living in Nazi occupied Jersey who takes in a Russian prisoner of ...
Plot: surrogate family, escaped prisoner, pow, hunger, world war two, tragedy, death of protagonist, heroine, nazi occupation
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Green Berets (1968)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 142 min.
Story: Col. Mike Kirby picks two teams of crack Green Berets for a mission in South Vietnam. First off is to build and control a camp that is trying to be taken by the enemy the second mission is to kidnap a North Vietnamese General
Style: realistic, serious, thought provoking, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: vietnam war, military life, jungle, soldier, war, green beret, anti war, culture clash, politics, journalism, military, chaos ...
Time: 80s
Place: vietnam, asia, iraq
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Aryan Couple (2004)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A WWII Drama about a German/Jewish industrialist who, in order to ensure his family's safe passage out of Germany, is forced to hand over his business to the Nazis.
Style: suspenseful, captivating, psychological, serious, gloomy ...
Plot: world war two, holocaust, anti semitism, concentration camp, wartime life, hidden identity, survival, life is a bitch, uncover truth, moral dilemma, forbidden love, undercover ...
Time: 1940s, 40s
Place: hungary, germany, switzerland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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The Iron Triangle (1989)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Based on the diary of an unknown Viet Cong soldier, this film provides a sympathetic look at a Viet Cong soldier who protected a captured American soldier whom he believed did not kill him when the American had the opportunity. Written by John ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, rough, serious, exciting ...
Plot: war, vietnam war, captivity, confined, military life, wartime life, battles, life is a bitch, on the run, espionage, political unrest, rebellion ...
Place: vietnam, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.7
 258
Mutiny (1999)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Fact-based story about 300 predominantly black sailors who were killed on July 17, 1944 while loading munitions on a ship in San Francisco. Three weeks later, 50 survivors were court-martialed for refusing to load another shipment. The men cited the ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, disturbing, realistic
Plot: world war two, boot camp, ship, legal, life is a bitch, human spirit, legal action, dedicated lawyer, disobey, military, soldier, army investigation ...
Time: 1940s, 40s
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.7
 48
Bunker (2014)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Two isolated Canadian soldiers come to grip with a difficult order: launch a nuclear strike against the former USSR, some 25 years after the end of the Cold War.
Plot: canadian, soldier, cold war, bunker, isolation, french canadian, cold war era, post cold war, nuclear war
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Caine Mutiny Court-Martial (1988)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A full-length adaptation, originally staged as a play, of the court-martial segment from the novel "The Caine Mutiny".
Style: suspense, serious, disturbing, talky, thought provoking ...
Plot: courtroom drama, courtroom, court martial, army investigation, legal action, injustice, rebellion, legal, military life, law enforcement, war, legal investigation ...
Time: 1940s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Raid on Rommel (1971)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Captain Foster plans on raiding German-occupied Tobruk with hand- picked commandos, but a mixup leaves him with a medical unit led by a Quaker conscientious objector. Despite all odds they succeed with their mission. On the way they pick up and drug ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: battles, desert, world war two, escapades, adventure, daring rescue, confined, hostages, military, soldier, wartime life, heroic mission ...
Time: year 1943
Place: africa, libya
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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 7.5
 4K
King Rat (1965)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: When Singapore surrendered to the Japanese in 1942 the Allied POWs, mostly British but including a few Americans, were incarcerated in Changi prison. This was a POW detention center like no other. There were no walls or barbed-wire fences for the ...
Style: bleak, realistic, rough, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: world war two, pow, prison life, survival, prison, friendship, war, escapades, confined, human spirit, escape, behind enemy lines ...
Time: year 1945, 1940s
Place: singapore, japan, asia, poland, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.3
 50K
Hart's War (2002)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Fourth-generation Army Col. William McNamara is imprisoned in a brutal German POW camp. Still, as the senior-ranking American officer, he commands his fellow inmates, keeping a sense of honor alive in a place where honor is easy to destroy, all ...
Style: serious, rough, tense, sincere, uplifting ...
Plot: war, world war two, soldier, frame up, army investigation, racism, trial, military, human spirit, captivity, confined, u.s. army ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s
Place: germany, europe, belgium, poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.4
 141
Jenny's War (1985)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 198 min.
Story: This fact-based story follows a woman who launches a rescue of her Royal Air Force pilot son, who was shot down over Germany in 1941. Getting no help from the underground, she sets up her own rescue mission.
Plot: raf, capture, woman in danger, post world war two, nazi, escape, world war two, prisoner of war camp, pow, pilot, search, behind enemy lines ...
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.5
 543
The Hook (1963)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Three soldiers in Korea go through inner torment when they're ordered to execute an enemy soldier.
Plot: airplane shot down, order, ship, american soldier, korean war, pilot, pow
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Last Winter (1984)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA, Israel
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Tells the story of two women seeking leads to their missing husbands after the end of the Yom Kippur War (1973). A relationship builds between them when each identified her husband in the same blurred image of a foreign newsreel.
Style: realistic, emotional, captivating, bleak, serious ...
Plot: war, destiny, journalism, friends, military life, danger, anti war, captivity, life is a bitch, friendship, soldier, military ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Die Luftbrücke (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Germany
Duration: 180 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: iron curtain, cold war, blackout, flying, air force, woman, hunger, pow, officer, adultery, boys and girls, kitsch ...
Place: west berlin west germany, east berlin, berlin germany, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 7.0
 1K
Eleni (1985)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Nick is a writer in New York when he gets posted to a bureau in Greece. He has waited 30 years for this. He wants to know why his mother was killed in the civil war years earlier. In a parallel plot line we see Nick as a young boy and his family as ...
Style: realistic, psychological, serious, contemplative, bleak ...
Plot: village, revolution, civil war, life is a bitch, journalism, media, society, self discovery, wartime life, rebellion, uncover truth, state affairs ...
Place: greece, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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