Movies like Eagles Fly Early

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Eagles Fly Early
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: partisan, tower, parents, game, cow, hiding, child, darkness, burning house, waterfall, nazi, river, cave, german, monument, classroom, explosion, water, rifle, machine gun, water bottle, bullet, fire, singing, world war two ...
Time: year 1941
Place: bosnia
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Balkan Express
Comedy, War
Yugoslavia
102 min.
 7.9
Cat Under a Helmet
Comedy, War
Yugoslavia
99 min.
 7.5
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Most similar movies to Eagles Fly Early

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out epic, humorous, semi serious and clever films with plots about world war two, partisan, death, fear, nazi, explosion and german mostly in War, Drama and Comedy genres. Some movies like Eagles Fly Early: Merry People Die Twice (1966), Low Tide (1969), Cat Under a Helmet (1962), Guns of War (1974), Balkan Express (1983). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Merry People Die Twice
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, river, ambush, forest, mountain, father, cliff, young, knife, fire, girl, prison ...
Place: yugoslavia, bosnia
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System:   95%
    User:   100%
 
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Low Tide
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, godparent, explosion, village, german, river, nazi, colonel, chaos, trial, night, search ...
Time: year 1944, year 1941
Place: yugoslavia, serbia
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System:   85%
    User:   81%
 
Cat Under a Helmet
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: partisan, murder, machine gun, death, world war two, friend, fear, attack, courage, nazi, dream, german ...
Place: bosnia, yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   82%
    User:   79%
 
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Guns of War
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 170 min.
Story: Uzice Republic a known as the 'first offensive', is a story about Serbia in 1941. Few months after German panzers forced Yugoslav Royal Army to capitulate, organized resistance is turning into massive uprising against occupying forces. ...
Style: epic
Plot: sun, river, attack, nazi, resistance, execution, death of son, heroism, colonel, dynamite, exploding building, army ...
Time: 1940s, year 1941
Place: yugoslavia, serbia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   74%
    User:   63%
 
Balkan Express
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, colonel, execution, thief, explosion, german, ss, orchestra, partisan, gestapo, world war two, train ...
Time: year 1941
Place: yugoslavia, serbia
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    User:   79%
 
The Battle of Sutjeska
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, child, wound, murder, suicide, message, blood, nurse, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, horse, prayer ...
Time: year 1943, 1940s
Place: yugoslavia, bosnia
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System:   70%
    User:   64%
 
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The Soldier
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, wound, mountain, attack, river, bridge, nazi, resistance, darkness, death of child, village, german ...
Time: 1940s
Place: yugoslavia, bosnia
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System:   68%
    User:   76%
 
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Kozara
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, battle, fear, boy, prayer, cold the temperature, singing, rain, world war two, crying, death, murder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   67%
    User:   72%
 
 6.7
 131
Maiden Bridge
Genre: Drama, War
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: fire, bomb, pistol, fog, fear, boy, battle, machine gun, death, world war two, crying, singing ...
Place: yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   66%
    User:   65%
 
Mirko and Slavko
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: wound, execution, bridge, nazi, resistance, attack, explosion, death of mother, german, hill, mud, ring ...
Time: year 1941
Place: serbia, yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   65%
    User:   63%
 
The Descent upon Drvar
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: typhus, cold the temperature, fear, battle, truck, photograph, innocence, doctor, blood, schizophrenia, russian, landing ...
Place: yugoslavia, bosnia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   56%
 
The Peaks of Zelengore
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, survivor, deserter, raid, hand grenade, death of son, chaos, capture, eyes, cliff, massage, german ...
Place: yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   56%
 
Alice in Wonderland
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 187 min.
Story: Classic tale of a girl named Alice who follows a white rabbit down a hole into Wonderland, where she can change sizes by eating and drinking and animals talk. After escaping the disturbing Queen of Hearts, she finds that she has ended up on the ...
Style: atmospheric, semi serious, offbeat, humorous, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: young heroes, friendship, family, imaginary kingdom, adventure, fish out of water, escapades, imaginary, rabbit, disorder, race against time, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   55%
 
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Silent Gunpowder
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 ...
Plot: partisan, communist, civil war, communism, moaning, tragic event, villager, rock, blood, funeral, fear, machine gun ...
Place: yugoslavia, bosnia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   59%
 
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Doctor Mladen
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The story begins in 1941 and shows one of the people who which were actually, very brave and proudly fought against the Ustasha, Germans and other butchers, not related to that ideology was tied. The film is about Dr. Mladen Stojanovic legend of ...
Style: epic
Plot: doctor, loss of son, wound, army, tank, colonel, nazi, explosion, german, mythology, mother, child ...
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System:   45%
    User:   46%
 
The Elementary School
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, History
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The time is 1945-46. 10 year old Eda and his friend Tonda live in a small village outside Prague. In school, their class is so wild and indisciplined that their teacher quits and is replaced by the militant Igor Hnidzo. He is very strict - but also ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous, atmospheric ...
Plot: school, self discovery, friendship, village, youth, teachers and students, village life, teacher, politics, society, family relations, power relations ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s, year 1946, year 1945
Place: europe, czech republic, czechoslovakia, prague czechoslovakia
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System:   41%
    User:   39%
 
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Hoot
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A young man (Lerman) moves from Montana to Florida with his family, where he's compelled to engage in a fight to protect a population of endangered owls.
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, touching, idiotic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: family, adventure, school, teenager, high school, fish out of water, dog, animals, ecology, teacher, youth, chase ...
Time: contemporary
Place: florida, montana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   37%
 
Double, Double Toil and Trouble
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The Farmer family is in big debts; they might lose their house soon. The seven year old Farmer twins, Kelly and Lynn, decide not to let this happen. They discover that somebody really mean and shrewd is responsible for all the problems of their ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, offbeat, feel good
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: twins, mischievous children, young heroes, family, siblings relations, when the parents are away, adventure, danger, escapades, halloween, heroes, rivalry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   34%
 
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Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK, Australia
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A young boy wins a tour through the most magnificent chocolate factory in the world, led by the world's most unusual candy maker.
Style: surreal, feel good, colourful, fairy tale, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: chocolate, family, adventure, factory, storytelling, mysterious character, children, greed, fantasy world, young heroes, imagination, candy ...
Place: bavaria, atlanta georgia, denver colorado, germany, england ...
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System:   41%
    User:   37%
 
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Major Payne
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Major Benson Winifred Payne is being discharged from the Marines. Payne is a killin' machine, but the wars of the world are no longer fought on the battlefield. A career Marine, he has no idea what to do as a civilian, so his commander finds ...
Style: humorous, funny, absurd, captivating, not serious ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: military, soldier, children, military life, stupidity, sarcasm, mentor, mischievous children, parody, foul language, contests and competitions, school ...
Time: 90s
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System:   40%
    User:   42%
 
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A Bloody Tale
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: massacre, murder of an innocent person, partisan, tragic event, mass murder, gypsy, catastrophe, camp, chaos, execution, high school, nazi ...
Time: year 1941
Place: serbia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   37%
 
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Persecution
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, execution, nazi, wound, evil, german, night, fear, massacre, escape, murder, girl ...
Time: year 1941
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   37%
 
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Madeline
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: France, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The adventurous, young Madeline is very good at getting into trouble, but she's also fantastic at solving problems as well, and her school-mistress Miss Clavel is not too approving of her. The biggest problem comes up when Lord Covington ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, sweet, clever ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, teens
Plot: boarding school, school, family, adventure, children, kidnapping, mischievous children, childhood, young heroes, rescue, hospital, mentor ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1930s, 1950s
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   40%
 
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The Bridge
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: partisan, bridge, engineer, murder, blood, death, world war two, knife, throat slitting, rifle, machine gun, truck ...
Time: 1940s
Place: yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   36%
 
The Peanut Butter Solution
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Peanut butter is the secret ingredient for magic potions made by two friendly ghosts. Eleven-year-old Michael loses all of his hair when he gets a fright and uses the potion to get his hair back, but too much peanut butter causes things to get a bit ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, suspense, atmospheric ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: family, magic, supernatural, children, kidnapping, ghost, bullying, childhood, teacher, imagination, imaginary, fantasy world ...
Time: 80s
Place: canada
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System:   37%
    User:   41%
 
The Battle on the River Neretva
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Yugoslavia, Italy, West Germany, USA
Duration: 175 min.
Story: In January 1943 the German army, afraid of an Allied invasion of the Balkans, launched a great offensive against Yugoslav Partisans in Western Bosnia. The only way out for the Partisan forces and thousands of refugees was the bridge on the river ...
Style: epic, rough, serious, realistic, exciting ...
Plot: wartime life, war, danger, escapades, adventure, battle zone, heroes, military, soldier, battles, politics, against the odds ...
Time: 40s, 1940s, year 1943
Place: europe, former yugoslavia, bosnia, yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   36%
 
The Battle of the Eagles
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 130 min.
Story: The first Yugoslav Partisan air force unit. Loosely based on historical facts.
Style: epic
Plot: air battle, partisan, aviation, explosion, cliff, german, colonel, mountain, battlefield, river, nazi, bridge ...
Time: 1940s, year 1942, 20th century
Place: yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   38%
 
The Macedonian Part of Hell
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: fascism, tragic event, traitor, partisan, hill, hell, fascist, reprisal, childbirth, hand grenade, warning, river ...
Time: year 1944, year 1942
Place: macedonia, yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   33%
 

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Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, War
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Story: In this version of "Heidi," a young Swiss girl is sent off to boarding school at the beginning of World War I.
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: Federal Republic of Yugoslavia, France, Germany, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Hungary
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Story: Black marketeers Marko and Blacky manufacture and sell weapons to the Communist resistance in WWII Belgrade, living the good life along the way. Marko's surreal duplicity propels him up the ranks of the Communist Party, and he eventually ...
Style: surreal, dark humor, cynical, humorous, witty ...
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