Movies like Eagles Fly Early

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Eagles Fly Early (1966)
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Eagles Fly Early (1966)
Original name: Orlovi rano lete
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A group of kids from the Bosnian village often run away from school from the terror of Pepper, a teacher who got his nickname because of his red nose. Soon they formed a brigand division, but have been discovered and caught. The sudden arrival of year 1941 turns their game into reality.
Audience: kids
Plot: world war two, partisan, female director, dog, school, child, game, nazi, teacher, cave, friendship, forest, german, water, singing, river, fear, parents, fire, tower, cow, machine gun, explosion, waterfall, surprise ...
Time: year 1941
Place: bosnia

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Most similar movies to Eagles Fly Early

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out epic, dark, silent film and light films with plots about world war two, partisan, fear, nazi, mountain, death and german mostly in War, Drama and Comedy genres. Some movies like Eagles Fly Early: Cat Under a Helmet (1962), Merry People Die Twice (1966), Low Tide (1969), Balkan Express (1983), Silent Gunpowder (1990). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Cat Under a Helmet (1962)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A tragicomic tale of lumberjack who joined the partisans during WW2. As a corporal, he successfully and courageously fulfilled the combat tasks with his partisan battalion. The commander sends him on a special assignment.
Style: dark
Plot: world war two, partisan, mountain, death, friend, courage, murder, dreaming, machine gun, nazi, german, hand grenade ...
Place: bosnia, yugoslavia, former yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Merry People Die Twice (1966)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Somewhere in Bosnia in 1943 between the fourth and fifth enemy offensives column partisans withdrew across a river to free territory. At the moment of crossing the river, a group of Chetniks suddenly attack a column of partisans. In this violent ...
Style: dark
Plot: partisan, world war two, mountain, fear, machine gun, knife, duke, cliff, girl, dog, river, hill ...
Time: year 1943
Place: former yugoslavia, yugoslavia, bosnia
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
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Low Tide (1969)
Genre: War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A remote village in Serbia in 1941. Through the fate of rural residents and the destiny of a partisan detachment reflected is the horror and absurdity of war in Serbia during World War II. On one hand, ordinary people and partisans; the Germans and ...
Style: epic
Plot: partisan, communist, escape, betrayal, village, cave, colonel, tank, winter, night, message, machine gun ...
Time: year 1941, year 1944
Place: former yugoslavia, serbia, yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
Balkan Express (1983)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In this entertaining, clever satire, it is the beginning of World War II and a group of con artists and thieves decide to pose as musicians under the rubric "The Balkan Express".
Plot: band, con artists, orchestra, musician, german, fear, explosion, colonel, machine gun, execution, hotel, partisan ...
Time: year 1941
Place: serbia, yugoslavia, former yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Silent Gunpowder (1990)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Silent Gunpowder (Serbo-Croatian: Gluvi barut) is a Yugoslavian war film Based on a novel by Branko Ćopić and set during World War II, the film tells the story of a Serbian village in the mountains of Bosnia and its villagers who found themselves ...
Style: silent film
Plot: partisan, communist, world war two, mountain, communism, civil war, shot in the head, murder, villager, fear, church, rock ...
Place: bosnia herzegovina, bosnia, yugoslavia, former yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Persecution (1982)
Genre: War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Two partisans, a man and a woman, try to escape a Nazi manhunt in the infernal landscape of WW2 Vojvodina.
Style: epic
Plot: partisan, nazi, massacre, battle, gypsy, evil, bleeding, world war two, execution, german, death, night ...
Time: year 1941
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Get Along, Mate (1981)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Based on a TV sit-com series and set in World War II, about how an ordinary woodcutter develops into an active partisan fighter.
Plot: partisan, fight, world war two, military training, deserter
Place: yugoslavia, former yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Battle of Sutjeska (1973)
Genre: War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 130 min.
Story: The film tells the story of the Battle of Sutjeska which occurred in Nazi-occupied Bosnia and Herzegovina in 1943.
Style: epic
Plot: partisan, world war two, mountain, death, hill, ring, murder, murder of a boy, victory, bridge, chaos, nazi ...
Time: 1940s, year 1943
Place: yugoslavia, former yugoslavia, bosnia herzegovina, bosnia
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Mirko and Slavko (1973)
Genre: War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Live-action adaptation of the popular Yugoslav comic book about two young Partisan couriers in World War II.
Style: epic
Plot: game, nazi, battle, fear, crying, wedding, resistance, bomb, blood, murder, tragic event, reprisal ...
Time: year 1941
Place: serbia, yugoslavia, former yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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A Bloody Tale (1969)
Genre: War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Memory of the victims of the Kragujevac massacre is described through the events that are related to a group of boys, shoe shiners. At that time, thousands of workers refused to work for the invaders, and the whole city was exposed to harsh ...
Style: epic
Plot: world war two, massacre, fear, child, murder, nazi, german, wedding, attack, tank, funeral, catastrophe ...
Time: year 1941
Place: serbia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Kozara (1962)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 124 min.
Story: In June of 1942 Germans and their collaborators decide to get rid of partisans and their stronghold in the woods of Mount Kozara in Northern Bosnia. They encircle the mountain and begin the mop up operation. Out gunned and outnumbered the partisans ...
Style: epic
Plot: partisan, world war two, mountain, glass, ambush, hill, hunger, explosion, loss of son, cold the temperature, death, singing ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Railroad Tigers (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, War
Country: China
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A railroad worker in China in 1941 leads a team of freedom fighters against the Japanese in order to get food for the poor.
Plot: sino japanese war, train crash, japanese occupation, world war two, railway, train, combat, japanese occupation of china
Time: 1940s, year 1941
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Two Nights in a Day (1963)
Genre: Romance, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Commander Pavle receives partisan Jovan to shot him for not executing his orders. While listening to his unfortunate love story from the war, Pavle remembers his own relationship which had an equally bitter epilogue, and decides to set Jovan free.
Plot: partisan, world war two, mission, girl, digging a grave, german, tragic event, execution, nazi, friend, commander, fear ...
Place: bosnia, yugoslavia, former yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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The Soldier (1966)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A story of a boy, forced to grow mature before his time and to die too early because of the cruel war circumstances. This film is dedicated to all the children who have died during the National Liberation War.
Plot: soldier, nazi, horse, chicken, death of child, german, partisan, explosive, flag, explosion, wound, village ...
Time: 1940s
Place: yugoslavia, former yugoslavia, bosnia
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Igman March (1983)
Genre: War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The story of a forced march of the first proletarian shock brigade during World War II.
Style: dark, epic
Plot: world war two, mountain, winter, sled, death of son, death of wife, male nudity, doctor, amputation, wound, death, pain ...
Time: year 1942
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Girl from the Mountains (1972)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 82 min.
Story: The relationship between a boy and a girl shortly after the start of the war and the arrival of the Germans. He goes to Chetniks, and there he disappears without a trace, and she ,after much torture and solitude, begins to search for him not ...
Plot: mountain, world war two, massacre, river, attack, village, mass murder, hill, partisan, german, battle, fear ...
Time: year 1941
Place: serbia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Monica and Friends: Bonds (2019)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Brazil
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Fluffy, Jimmy Five's pet dog, vanished. He develops an infallible plan to rescue the little dog, but, he will need help from his faithful friends: Monica, Maggy and Smudge. Together, they will face challengers and live incredible adventures to ...
Style: light, feel good, captivating, entertaining, sincere
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: children, friendship, journey, quest, child, forest, dog, escapades, adventure, friends, rescue, chase ...
Time: contemporary
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The Descent upon Drvar (1963)
Genre: War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: German forces in Yugoslavia set out to destroy the stronghold of Tito with a traitor's help, but are overcome by Partisan resistance.
Style: epic
Plot: mountain, attack, cave, peasant, cinema, death, german, photograph, fire, communist, mars, commander ...
Place: former yugoslavia, yugoslavia, bosnia
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The Peaks of Zelengore (1976)
Genre: War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: During the Battle of Sutjeska, partisan troops must endure 24 hours of big and heavy attacks on German units Ljubino grave, to the main Partisan units, with the wounded and the Supreme Headquarters, pulled out the ring that is tightened around them.
Style: epic
Plot: partisan, world war two, tragic event, teacher, myth, blood, capture, hand grenade, deserter, death of son, attack, death ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, year 1943
Place: yugoslavia, former yugoslavia, bosnia herzegovina
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Wild Wind (1985)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union, Yugoslavia, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: August 1943, Europe. The tentacles of the German octopus have begun to recoil. As the Nazis retreat, their concern focuses on the supply of oil from the refineries of Romania. Without the flow of "black gold", Germany's doom is ...
Plot: world war two, partisan, breasts, battle, train, violence, murder, death, machine gun, russian, blood, traitor ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Demolition Squad (1967)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The Germans held the strategically important airport, where planes were taking off to bombard partisans positions. Headquarters of one a partisan unit sent a few commandos to blow up airplanes and airport in the air.
Plot: partisan, airfield, train, army, machine gun, nazi, cave, mountain, battle, air raid, hangar, airplane ...
Place: yugoslavia, former yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Stars Are the Eyes of Warriors (1972)
Genre: War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When a warrior dies, a star is born, a company of us die when born to a group of stars. Small children are fascinated by ancient legends and stories of old people, people replace their signature ready to be shot and put yourself in front of the ...
Style: epic
Plot: eye, fight, mountain, german, death of son, peasant, gypsy, eyes, child, chaos, mother, massacre ...
Time: year 1941
Place: former yugoslavia, serbia, yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
A Trap for the General (1971)
Genre: War, Drama
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Immediately after the war, OZNA insert an outstanding intelligence agent to catch the General Draza Mihajlovic.
Style: epic
Plot: partisan, trap, world war two, ruse, capture, cold, mountain, girl, manhunt, river, spy, secret ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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The Bridge (1969)
Genre: Action, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In order to check the German offensive, Partizans send an elite team of explosive experts to blow up a strategically important bridge. Besides being heavily guarded, that bridge is almost indestructible and the only man who knows weak spots in the ...
Plot: world war two, partisan, bridge, mountain, engineer, tank, knife, hand grenade, throat slitting, exploding truck, german, machine gun ...
Time: 1940s
Place: former yugoslavia, yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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The Bombers (1973)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Two best friends, former Partisans, must face new challenges after the war.
Plot: world war two, mountain, bomber, post world war two, explosion, german, fear, night, girl, partisan, injury, prisoner ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Best of Enemies (1961)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, War
Country: UK, Italy
Duration: 104 min.
Story: During World War II, a plane full of RAF fighter crashes in the Ethiopian desert and they are met upon by an enemy Italian patrol that allows them to go free. But, when the Brits are given orders to attack the Italians, lots of problems ensue.
Plot: air disaster, world war two, desert, friendship, british army, colonialism, italian army, italian soldier, capture, soccer
Place: ethiopia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Manhunt (1977)
Genre: War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The leftover disbanded partisan battalion draws Chetniks' attention, who push their plans of attacking the partisan headquarters aside and start hunting them instead.
Style: epic
Plot: partisan, manhunt, escape, gunfight, truck, flag, chaos, explosion, italian soldier, snow, pregnant girl, murder ...
Place: former yugoslavia, yugoslavia, serbia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Macedonian Part of Hell (1971)
Genre: War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 104 min.
Story: At the end of the year 1942 and the start of 1943, to stop spreading the revolution in county of Bitola, bulgarian occupiers are reinforcing the persecutions and the acts of violence on civil population. The movie is based on true events,
Style: epic
Plot: mountain, army, torture, childbirth, fire, warning, harmonica, mythology, fascism, hand grenade, fear, traitor ...
Time: year 1942, year 1944
Place: former yugoslavia, yugoslavia, macedonia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Maiden Bridge (1976)
Genre: Drama, History, War, Western
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: "Maiden Bridge" is a place of exchange of German prisoners and partisans captured by the Germans. Unit with nine captured Germans is marching towards the bridge. there is double trouble for partisans, since they are surrounded by the ...
Plot: water, river, lake, execution, crying, bomb, tragic event, fear, exhaustion, cave, hiding, gun ...
Time: year 1943
Place: former yugoslavia, yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Arrive Before Daybreak (1978)
Genre: War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The story of political prisoners, detained in a jail before the start of the WWII, and their torture and attempts to escape, and join a partisan unit.
Plot: death, escape, rain, prisoner, pride, blood, brawl, fear, digging, execution, shooting, excavation ...
Place: former yugoslavia, yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%