Movies like Struggles in Italy

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Struggles in Italy (1971)
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Struggles in Italy (1971)
Original name: Lotte in Italia
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 62 min.
Story: The film reveals how and why a supposedly revolutionary Italian girl has in fact fallen prey to bourgeois ideology.
Plot: marxism, class struggle, practice, theory, breaking the fourth wall, marxist
Place: italy

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, anthology and avant garde films with plots about class struggle, communism, female nudity, fascism, sex, marxism and murder mostly in Drama and Biography genres. Some movies like Struggles in Italy: Love and Anger (1969), Partner (1968), The Good Ground (2018), China Is Near (1967), Life Is Beautiful (1979). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Antonio Gramsci: The Days of Prison (1977)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Antonio Gramsci: The Days of Prison is a 1977 Italian drama directed by Lino Del Fra.
Plot: prison, marxism, communism, flashback, imprisonment, archival footage, talking to the camera, breaking the fourth wall, philosopher, marxist
Place: italy
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From the Clouds to the Resistance (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, West Germany, UK, France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: 'Dalla nube alla resistenza (From the Cloud to the Resistance ) (1978), based on two works by Cesare Pavese, falls into the category of History Lessons and Too Early, Too Late as well. It, too, has two parts—a twentieth-century text and a ...
Plot: female director, italian history, greek mythology, mythology, post war, class struggle, myth, world war two, resistance
Time: 1940s
Place: italy
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Love and Anger (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Five short stories with contemporary settings. In New York, people are indifferent to derelicts sleeping on sidewalks, to a woman's assault in front of an apartment building, and to a couple injured in a car crash. A man, stripped of his ...
Style: anthology
Plot: female director, pursuit, flower, class struggle, marxism, university student, dying man, male nudity, flowers, politics, rape, student ...
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Partner (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In PARTNER, Bernardo Bertolucci conflated his interests in psychoanalysis, nonlinear narrative, and Godard to create a uniquely avant-garde work unlike anything in his ouevre. The film is loosely based on Dostoyevsky's novel THE DOUBLE and ...
Plot: communism, pianist, car, surrealism, murder, marxism, class struggle, kiss, student, quotation, murderer
Time: year 1968
Place: rome italy
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The Good Ground (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A young woman with cancer travels to a remote wilderness zone in Northern Italy in search of an alternative cure. What she and her friend, Martino, find is a secluded paradise, but their arrival threatens its fragile existence.
Plot: library, mountain, recluse, alternative medicine, redemption, nature, skinny dipping, wilderness
Place: italy, switzerland
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China Is Near (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A pair of working class lovers - a secretary and an accountant, scheme to marry into the rich landed gentry.
Plot: brother sister relationship, affair, choir, dog, politics, election, sex, brother brother relationship, controversy, city, religion, abortion ...
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Place: italy
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Praise Marx and Pass the Ammunition (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A Marxist-Leninist expelled from the British Communist Party joins the Revolutionary Party of the Third World, sleeps around, and attempts to rethink his place within the revolution after the events of the 1968 May uprising in Paris.
Style: avant garde
Plot: revolutionary, political protest, working class, marxist, political activist, irony, song, womanizer, storyteller, class struggle
Time: year 1968
Place: london
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Life Is Beautiful (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union, Italy
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A politically neutral man is arrested and tortured in prerevolutionary Lisbon, and forced to make, and act on, a political commitment. …
Plot: police, murder, killer, politics, political, crime, crimes
Place: italy, portugal
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Bandits of Orgosolo (1961)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A Sardinian peasant is implicated in the murder of a policeman and, although innocent, he doesn’t give himself up, lacking faith in the judicial system and fearing that he may lose his sheep while awaiting trial. He leaves for the mountains with ...
Plot: shepherd, runaway, bandit, false accusation
Place: italy
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Boycott (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: Iran
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Valeh, a member of a leftist organization, is arrested by the SAVAK and sentenced to death. In prison, he reconsiders his relationships with members of his political cell, and begins to doubt the validity of the ideas for which he is condemned. At ...
Plot: prison, marxism, arrest, death penalty, faith, murder, husband wife relationship, baby, muslim, capture, islam, childbirth ...
Place: iran, middle east
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Almost a Man (1966)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Jacques Perrin was awarded Best Actor at the 1966 Venice Film Festival for his gripping portrayal of a young writer's descent into madness. Alienated, neurotic, and plagued by guilt, Perrin retreats from reality, loses interest in work, and ...
Plot: world war two, flashback, hunting, house, neurosis, psychoanalysis, brother brother relationship, hiding place, mother son relationship
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The Second Time (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Professor Alberto Sajevo sees a woman walking in downtown Turin and starts following her for days; he finally meets her and they start talking, but they both give fake names. She is not the common secretary she pretends to be, but ex-terrorist Lisa ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, psychological
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Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: italy
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Down the Ancient Stairs (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A mental hospital somewhere in Tuscany during the thirties. Far away from fascism, this closed world is rules over by Dr. Bonaccorsi, a passionate benevolent psychiatrist whose dream is to isolate the germ of madness. He is also a very active ...
Plot: nymphomaniac, mental institution, sex, female nudity, adultery
Time: 1930s
Place: tuscany, italy
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Open Letter To The Evening News (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Hoping to shake up the complacent Italian Communist Party, a group of leftist radicals sends an incendiary letter to a major evening newspaper declaring their intention to volunteer to fight American troops in Vietnam as a political statement ...
Style: intellectual
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Azzurro (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: Switzerland, Italy, France
Duration: 84 min.
Story: 75-year-old Giuseppe De Metrio has spent 30 years in Geneva, as foreign worker for the Broyer company. Upon retirement, he returned to Puglia, Italy, where his family had continued to live. His only grandchild, 7-year-old Carla, is blind. The whole ...
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Place: switzerland, italy, geneva switzerland
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San Babila-8 P.M. (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A quartet of young neo-Fascists terrorise the Milanise locals while the Police mostly look the other way.
Plot: police, rape, violence, wealthy family, anti semitism, female nudity, kidnapping, brutality, high heels, class struggle, rally, years of lead ...
Time: 70s
Place: italy, milan italy
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The Gold Rimmed Glasses (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France, Yugoslavia
Duration: 110 min.
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Country: Italy, Germany, France
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Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 91 min.
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Style: realistic, touching, serious, sexual, sexy
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Time of Indifference (1964)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 89 min.
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Country: Italy
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The Divine Nymph (1975)
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Splendor (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 110 min.
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The Empty Canvas (1963)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
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Story: An aspiring young artist breaks from his wealthy, possessive mother to live a bohemian existence in the artist's section of Rome and falls in love with a beautiful model who wants an uncommitted relationship
Plot: sexual attraction, male objectification, sex, artist, cigarette smoking, man in swimsuit, money, model, femme fatale, beach, love triangle, older woman younger man relationship ...
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Fontamara (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 139 min.
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Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Laura participates in terrorist attack against a magistrate; a member of her commando is shot to death. Such begins the story of women: Maria and Rosa, the mother and sister of the killed terrorist; Gina, the old nanny of Laura; her mother Marta and ...
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