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Naked Rose (2013)
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Naked Rose (2013)
Original name: Il Rosa Nudo
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Among the millions of victims of the Nazi madness during the Second World War, Pierre Seel was charged with homosexuality and imprisoned in the Schirmeck concentration camp. He survived this terrifying experience of torture and humiliation, and after the war he married, had three children, and tried to live a normal life. In 1982, however, he came to terms with his past and his true nature and decided to publicly reveal what he and thousands of other homosexuals branded with the Pink Triangle had undergone during the Nazi regime. Il Rosa Nudo (Naked Rose), inspired by the true story of Pierre Seel, depicts in a theatrical and evocative way the Homocaust, focusing on the scientific theories of SS Physician Carl Peter Værnet for the treatment of homosexuality, which paved the way for the Nazi persecution of gay men.
Style: semi documentary
Plot: holocaust, art, world war two, homosexual, nazism, crucifix, gay interest, gay

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, captivating and disturbing films with plots about world war two, holocaust, nazi, jewish, anti semitism, against humanity and life is a bitch mostly in Drama, Biography and War genres. Some movies like Naked Rose: Gruber's Journey (2008), The Diary of Anne Frank (1980), Wallenberg: A Hero's Story (1985), For Those I Loved (1983), Hannah Arendt (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Gruber's Journey (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hungary, Romania
Duration: 100 min.
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Plot: holocaust, world war two, war correspondent, jewish, mass murder, anti semitism
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The Courageous Heart of Irena Sendler (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Irena Sendler is a Catholic social worker who has sympathized with the Jews since her childhood, when her physician father died of typhus contracted while treating poor Jewish patients. When she initially proposes saving Jewish children from the ...
Style: realistic, serious, emotional, suspense, tense ...
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The Diary of Anne Frank (1980)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: The story of a 13-year-old Jewish girl and her family who are forced into hiding by the Nazis during World War II.
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Wallenberg: A Hero's Story (1985)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: USA, Yugoslavia
Duration: 200 min.
Story: The story of Raoul Wallenberg, a Swedish diplomat responsible for saving thousands of lives from the Nazi Holocaust.
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For Those I Loved (1983)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: France, Canada, Hungary
Duration: 145 min.
Story: Polish Martin Gray (Michael York) recalls the Holocaust, New York prosperity, and losing his wife (Brigitte Fossey) and family.
Plot: holocaust, concentration camp, ghetto, nazi, communist, soldier, world war two, jewish, escape, male nudity, violence, immigration ...
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Hannah Arendt (2012)
Genre: Biography, Drama
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Duration: 113 min.
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Place: israel, new york, usa, jerusalem
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The Invisibles (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Four young Jews survive the Third Reich in the middle of Berlin by living so recklessly that they become "invisible."
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Genre: Biography, Drama, War
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Duration: 116 min.
Story: No overview found.
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The Photographer of Mauthausen (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Thriller, War
Country: Spain
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Spanish photographer Francesc Boix, imprisoned in the Mauthausen-Gusen concentration camp, works in the SS Photographic Service. Between 1943 and 1945, he hides, with the help of other prisoners, thousands of negatives, with the purpose of showing ...
Style: rough, thought provoking, captivating, tense, disturbing
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Evenings (1989)
Genre: Biography, Drama
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Duration: 122 min.
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Tsili (2014)
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Duration: 109 min.
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Audience: girls' night
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Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
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Genre: Biography, Drama
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Duration: 93 min.
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Schindler's List (1993)
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Duration: 127 min.
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Duration: 148 min.
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Hamsun (1996)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
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Genre: Biography, Drama
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Duration: 90 min.
Story: x
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Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
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The Last Days of Patton (1986)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 146 min.
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Seraphine (2008)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 125 min.
Story: The tragic story of French naïve painter Séraphine Louis aka Séraphine de Senlis (1864-1942), a humble servant who becomes a gifted self-taught painter. Discovered by prominent critic and collector William Uhde, she came to prominence between the ...
Style: touching, sincere, sentimental, based on true events, surprise ending ...
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