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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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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, mormon, mormonism, mob violence, religious persecution, latter day saints, prophet, lynch mob, revelation, religion
Time: 1840s, 1830s, 1820s, 19th century
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Joseph Smith: Plates of Gold (2011)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
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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: semi serious, offbeat, captivating, realistic
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Place: germany
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Tell the World (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Australia
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Duration: 123 min.
Story: Biopic of Louis Cyr, strongest man in the world at the end of the 19th Century.
Style: captivating, serious, touching, realistic
Plot: performer's life, rise to the top, strong man, rising to stardom, ambition, artists and showbiz, humble
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Place: canada, quebec
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Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, France, Germany
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Machuca (2004)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Chile, Spain, UK, France
Duration: 116 min.
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Style: realistic, touching, emotional, serious, sincere ...
Plot: friendship, coming of age, politics, childhood, historical event, sexual initiation, friend, student, classmate, poverty, demonstration, school ...
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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, isolation, danger, human spirit, president, courage, stranded, catastrophe ...
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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, landowner, history of chile, teenager, coming of age, machismo, patriarch
Place: chile
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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, melancholic, touching
Plot: servant, british history, queen victoria, royal court, queen of england, hindu, intergenerational friendship, friendship, woman, interracial friendship, racism, muslim ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
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Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: West Germany
Duration: 110 min.
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Place: germany, europe, dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Drama
Country: Chile, Soviet Union
Duration: 111 min.
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Plot: military coup, coup d'etat, history of chile
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Country: USA, UK
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Country: Mexico
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Biography, Drama, History
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