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Maria Graham: Diary of a Residence in Chile (2014)
Maria Graham: Diary of a Residence in Chile (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Chile, UK
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A true story of passion and political intrigue in early nineteenth century Chile, based on the memoirs of the intrepid travel writer, Maria Graham.
Plot: ship, diary, history of chile
Time: 19th century, 1820s
Place: chile

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, captivating and stylized films with plots about death, history of chile, mentor, catastrophe, society, runaway and storytelling mostly in Drama, History and Biography genres. Some movies like Maria Graham: Diary of a Residence in Chile: Joseph Smith: Plates of Gold (2011), Measuring the World (2012), Tell the World (2016), Mr. Turner (2014), Julio Begins in July (1979). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Joseph Smith: Plates of Gold (2011)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In 1827, Joseph Smith, Jr. was only 21 years old when he received a prophetic calling to translate ancient scriptures that would soon be published as The Book of Mormon. Less than three years later, he founded The Church of Jesus Christ of ...
Plot: mormon, religion, latter day saints
Time: 19th century, 1820s
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Joseph Smith: The Prophet of the Restoration (2005)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A film that focuses on some of the events during the life of Joseph Smith, Jr., founder of the Latter Day Saint movement, which was both filmed and distributed by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
Plot: angel, riverboat, mormonism, revelation, lynch mob, prophet, religion, mormon, latter day saints, religious persecution, mob violence
Time: 19th century, 1830s, 1840s, 1820s
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Measuring the World (2012)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Germany, Austria
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Germany in the early 19th century. "Die Vermessung der Welt" follows the two brilliant and eccentric scientists Alexander von Humboldt and Carl Friedrich Gauss on their life paths.
Style: captivating, realistic, offbeat, semi serious
Plot: inventions and discoveries, mathematician, scientist, explorer, exploration, science, mathematics, pubic hair
Time: 19th century
Place: germany
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Tell the World (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Australia
Story: In 19th Century New England, the lives of a diverse group of people collide through interweaving stories of despair, identity, faith, hope and trust.
Plot: trust, faith
Time: 19th century
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Louis Cyr : The Strongest Man in the World (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Canada
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Biopic of Louis Cyr, strongest man in the world at the end of the 19th Century.
Style: touching, serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: humble, ambition, rise to the top, performer's life, rising to stardom, artists and showbiz, strong man
Time: 19th century
Place: canada, quebec
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Mr. Turner (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, France, Germany
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Eccentric British painter J.M.W. Turner lives his last 25 years with gusto and secretly becomes involved with a seaside landlady, while his faithful housekeeper bears an unrequited love for him.
Style: stylized, atmospheric, clever, gloomy, captivating ...
Plot: painter, estrangement, aging, ambition, supportive spouse, family relations, couple relations, elderly lovers, parents and children, love and romance, master and servant, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1820s, 1830s, 1840s ...
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Julio Begins in July (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile
Duration: 120 min.
Story: This is the story of a teenager at the turn of the century in the conservative higher classes of Chile and the initiation rites in his society.
Plot: boy, teenage prostitute, coming of age, machismo, patriarch, history of chile, teenager, landowner
Place: chile
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63%
Night Over Chile (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile, Soviet Union
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A Soviet docudrama chronicling the events surrounding the military coup which toppled the leftists Chilean government of Salvador Allende. This film confines its efforts to the main events themselves and is based on interviews with eyewitnesses, ...
Plot: military coup, coup d'etat, history of chile
Time: year 1973
Place: chile
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Machuca (2004)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Chile, Spain, UK, France
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Santiago, capital of Chile during the Marxist government of elected, highly controversial president Salvador Allende. Father McEnroe supports his leftist views by introducing a program at the prestigious "collegio" (Catholic prep school) ...
Style: emotional, realistic, touching, sincere, serious ...
Plot: politics, friendship, childhood, poverty, coming of age, bully, dictatorship, teacher, sexual initiation, demonstration, classmate, student ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1973
Place: chile, latin america, santiago chile, santiago de chile, south america ...
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He Hated Pigeons (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, Chile
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Love is everything with a young man journey's from the north to south of Chile to fulfill a promise.
Plot: road trip
Place: chile
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The 33 (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Chile, USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Based on a true story about the collapse at the mine in San Jose, Chile that left 33 miners isolated underground for 69 days.
Style: suspense, serious, touching, tense, factual ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, mining, rescue, race against time, hopes, danger, isolation, human spirit, president, courage, stranded, catastrophe ...
Time: year 2010, 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: chile, mine, australia
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The Enigma of Kaspar Hauser (1974)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: West Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The film follows Kaspar Hauser (Bruno S.), who lived the first seventeen years of his life chained in a tiny cellar with only a toy horse to occupy his time, devoid of all human contact except for a man who wears a black overcoat and top hat who ...
Style: stylized, surreal, atmospheric, thought provoking, realistic ...
Plot: german, freak, mysterious character, village life, confined, teaching the ways of the world, social misfits, re-education, village, exploit, feral man, society ...
Time: 19th century, 1820s, 1830s
Place: germany, europe, dungeon
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52%
Victoria & Abdul (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Queen Victoria strikes up an unlikely friendship with a young Indian clerk named Abdul Karim.
Style: based on true events, atmospheric, stylized, touching, melancholic
Plot: servant, british history, queen victoria, royal court, friendship, queen of england, hindu, intergenerational friendship, interracial friendship, woman, death of protagonist, racism ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
Place: india, scotland, florence italy, buckingham palace, taj mahal
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Letters from Marusia (1975)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Mexico
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Originally Actas De Marusia, this Mexican film re-creates a dark chapter in the history of Chile. The scene is a small Chilean mining town in 1907. Suffering under the despotic rule of the British mine owners, the workers stage a revolt. The ...
Plot: worker, exploitation, massacre, train, company, pickaxe, class struggle, train tracks, miner, socialist, rebellion, army ...
Time: 20th century
Place: chile, south america
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The Story of Adele H (1975)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Adèle Hugo, daughter of renowned French writer Victor Hugo, falls in love with British soldier Albert Pinson while living in exile off the coast of England. Though he spurns her affections, she follows him to Nova Scotia and takes on the alias of ...
Style: stylized, bleak, serious, realistic, psychological ...
Plot: obsession, love letter, lieutenant, insanity, rejection, destructive relationship, unfulfillment, love and romance, romance, unfulfilled love, downfall, officer ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: canada, france, europe, nova scotia, caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Cantata de Chile (1976)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Cuba
Duration: 119 min.
Story: The story of the Santa María School massacre of miners in 1907.
Plot: school, miner, imperialism, mass murder, history of chile, racism, strike, exploitation, class struggle, poverty, political repression, colonialism ...
Time: 1900s
Place: south america, chile
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Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: By the side of a founder of a new faith was a woman of undeniable courage.
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Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 80 min.
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Genre: Drama, History
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Duration: 120 min.
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Style: psychological, captivating, serious, realistic, romanticism
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Revolution. Crossing the Andes (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Argentina
Duration: 90 min.
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Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 145 min.
Story: This is the story of the doctor whose farm John Wilkes Booth went to after assassinating Abraham Lincoln
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42%
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Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA, UK
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Story: In the pre-Civil War United States, Solomon Northup, a free black man from upstate New York, is abducted and sold into slavery. Facing cruelty as well as unexpected kindnesses Solomon struggles not only to stay alive, but to retain his dignity. In ...
Style: bleak, disturbing, emotional, heartbreaking, rough ...
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The Promised Land (1973)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Cuba, Chile
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Style: epic
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The Conquest of Chile (1971)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Chile, Italy, Spain, Peru
Duration: 100 min.
Story: La Araucana is a Chilean film based on an epic poem in Spanish about the Spanish conquest of Chile, by Alonso de Ercilla; it is also known in English as The Araucaniad. It is considered the national epic of the Kingdom of Chile and one of the most ...
Style: based on poem, epic
Plot: waterfall, colonization, indigenous, history of chile, battle, native american
Time: 16th century
Place: south america, chile
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38%
Bloody Nitrate (1969)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Chile
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Chilean soldiers try to survive in the desert after they are attacked by Peruvian troops. The 17 survivors are held together by the Captain (Hector Duvauchelle). The Lieutenant (Jaime Vadell) is a civilian attorney who clashes with the Captain as he ...
Plot: gun, army, donkey, patriotism, uniform, heat, lieutenant, survival, rifle, water, desert, sand ...
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Place: chile, bolivia, south america, peru
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38%
Anton Chekhov 1890 (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
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Duration: 96 min.
Story: Summer 1890. In order to make some money to feed his family, Anton Chekhov, modest physician, wrote short stories for newspapers to sign Antosha Tchékhonté. Important characters, writer and editor, just make him aware of his talent. His situation ...
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Queen of the Mountains (2014)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, History
Country: Kyrgyzstan
Duration: 135 min.
Story: At a time when most females in Asia possess little or no power over their lives, headstrong Kurmanjan Datka defies her family's authority -- and ultimately becomes the ruler of her native Kyrgyzstan region.
Style: exciting, captivating, serious, realistic, epic
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Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 120 min.
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Style: brutal, dramatic, bloody, factual, intense ...
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Time: 19th century
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Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
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Style: thought provoking, captivating, serious, atmospheric, realistic
Plot: astronomer, society, code breaking, oracle, foreknowledge, future dystopia, state affairs, psychic, seer, prophecy, world war two, french revolution ...
Time: 20th century, 18th century, 16th century, 17th century, 40s ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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