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: 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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Most similar movies to Eagles Fly Early

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out epic, humorous, semi serious and feel good films with plots about world war two, partisan, death, nazi, fear, mountain and explosion mostly in War, Comedy and Drama genres. Some movies like Eagles Fly Early: Cat Under a Helmet (1962), Merry People Die Twice (1966), Low Tide (1969), Get Along, Mate (1981), Persecution (1982). 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: partisan, friend, machine gun, murder, death, fear, world war two, courage, attack, nazi, hand grenade, dream ...
Place: bosnia, 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, ambush, forest, river, mountain, cliff, father, young girl, young, world war two, fear, machine gun ...
Place: yugoslavia, bosnia
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.5
 14
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, godparent, german, explosion, village, cave, fight, freedom, chaos, trial, night, river ...
Time: year 1944, year 1941
Place: serbia, yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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, deserter, world war two, military training
Place: yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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 6.5
 29
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, evil, wound, german, execution, nazi, night, massacre, escape, death, fear, world war two ...
Time: year 1941
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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, loss of son, mountain, fight, chaos, death of son, hand grenade, capture, eyes, deserter, suicide, cliff ...
Place: yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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, german, explosion, execution, thief, colonel, ss, orchestra, partisan, gestapo, fear, world war two ...
Time: year 1941
Place: serbia, yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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 ...
Plot: partisan, communist, civil war, communism, moaning, tragic event, villager, rock, world war two, death, fear, girl ...
Place: bosnia, yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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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: escape, partisan, italian soldier, cold, traitor, flag, tragedy, chaos, execution, river, explosion, manhunt ...
Place: yugoslavia, serbia
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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, child, wound, murder, prayer, death of brother, horse, message, gun, massacre, world war two, crying ...
Time: year 1943, 1940s
Place: yugoslavia, bosnia
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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, execution, nazi, mountain, german, mission, world war two, fear, girl, gun, friend, digging a grave ...
Place: bosnia, yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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, world war two, battle, machine gun, hostage, train, explosion, mission, army, cave, mountain, nazi ...
Place: yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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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, bomb, soldier, cold the temperature, prayer, boy, rain, singing, death, fear, world war two, crying ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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: reprisal, explosion, death of mother, german, bridge, nazi, resistance, attack, execution, wound, hill, game ...
Time: year 1941
Place: serbia, yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 4.5
 52
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: partisan, explosion, hanged man, bridge, nazi, river, machine gun, battle, blood, russian, world war two, death ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.0
 40
Outrage (1982)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 82 min.
Story: After the end of World War II, a young partisan falls in love with a German secretary who is captured and imprisoned by partisans. He decides to free her and escape with her.
Plot: partisan, nazi occupation, third reich, world war two, fear, boy, candle, bare breasts, escape, priest, machine gun, blood ...
Time: year 1944
Place: yugoslavia, serbia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Balkan Express 2 (1989)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A group of musicians, whose band is called "Balkan express", in fact a quintet of small-time crooks , trying to make some money in Nazi-occupied Serbia.
Plot: nazi, brothel, nun, thief, motorcycle, colonel, explosion, german, train, agent, musician, homosexual subtext ...
Time: year 1944
Place: yugoslavia, serbia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Looking Into the Eyes of the Sun (1966)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Four partisans in the mountains and suffering from typhus are slowly destroyed.
Style: epic, light
Plot: partisan, typhus, cow, snow, world war two, nazi, mountain
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Horrid Henry: The Movie (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When Henry fails yet again to hand in his homework for the umpteenth time, he has no idea that this will set off a chain of events which will see him forming an unlikely alliance with Moody Margaret, the infuriating girl next door, and his ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: mischievous children, youth, friends, young heroes, friendship, parents and children, teachers and students, family, school, disorder, siblings relations, family life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.8
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Bingo (1991)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Bingo, the runaway circus dog, is off the leash and saving Chuckie's life! Bingo and the boy become the best of friends in this canine comedy featuring doggy disguises and skateboarding, pinball and prison. Chuckie and his parents (Cindy ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, touching, satirical ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: dog, on the road, adventure, family, rescue, best friends, friendship, pets, pet, animal life, youth, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s
Place: usa, cross country
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.6
 7K
Hoot (2006)
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: family outing, kids, pre-teens, teens
Plot: fish out of water, school, owl, restaurant, kidnapping, environmentalism, adventure, family, teenager, youth, disorder, fugitives ...
Time: contemporary
Place: florida, montana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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: typhus, schizophrenia, russian, doctor, blood, fire, train, murder, landing, photograph, truck, innocence ...
Place: bosnia, yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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, capture, army, river, bridge, night, mission, old man, car, manhunt, mountain ...
Place: serbia, yugoslavia, bosnia
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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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: partisan, bridge, engineer, explosive, occupation, exploding house, tavern, traitor, exploding bridge, rifle, truck, machine gun ...
Time: 1940s
Place: yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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 131
Maiden Bridge (1976)
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, boy, fog, battle, machine gun, fear, world war two, crying, death, singing ...
Place: yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.7
 137
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: massacre, murder of an innocent person, gypsy, mass murder, tragic event, camp, partisan, catastrophe, tank, child, attack, high school ...
Time: year 1941
Place: serbia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.5
 73
July 13th (1982)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: This is a movie about the start of people's uprising in Montenegro in World War II. After the capitulation of the Yugoslav Royal Army in April 1941, the Italians managed to infiltrate their puppet regime in Montenegro. However, people ...
Style: epic
Plot: partisan, childbirth, captain, falling, goat, old man, motorcycle, lake, burning house, resistance, execution, attack ...
Time: year 1941
Place: montenegro, yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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: traitor, tragic event, fascism, partisan, fascist, hell, hill, reprisal, mythology, explosion, motorcycle, leader ...
Time: year 1942, year 1944
Place: macedonia, yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Two-Bits & Pepper (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Comedy about idiotic (the two can't even add 1+1) kidnappers, both played for unknown reasons by Joe Piscopo, who capture two young girls and hold them for ransom. However, in "Home Alone" fashion, the two girls make fools of the two ...
Style: semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: kidnapping, rescue, friendship, horse, adventure, hostages, escape, family, missing person, confined, crimes, danger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
War of the Buttons (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: 1960. The thrilling battles waged by a band of kids from two rival villages in the southern French countryside.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sentimental, feel good
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: rivalry, mischievous children, friendship, family, friends, countryside, village, school, village life, social relations, boarding school, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, 50s
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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