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Maria Graham: Diary of a Residence in Chile (2014)
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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: female director, ship, diary, latin american history, 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, allegory and captivating films with plots about female director, latin american history, history of chile, nudity (full frontal - brief), mentor, power relations and runaway mostly in Drama, History and Biography genres. Some movies like Maria Graham: Diary of a Residence in Chile: He Hated Pigeons (2015), Sati (1989), Joseph Smith: Plates of Gold (2011), Letters from Marusia (1975), Cantata de Chile (1976). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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: female director, road trip, truck, pickup truck, gay
Place: chile
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Sati (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Uma, a mute Brahmin girl, lives with her uncle's family as she is an orphan. Since Uma has a faulty horoscope which indicate widowhood, the family finds it impossible to get her married off. According to a custom prevalent at the time, Uma is ...
Plot: mute girl, female director, horoscope, destiny, prediction
Time: 1820s, 19th century
Place: india
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88%
Joseph Smith: Plates of Gold (2011)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 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, latter day saints, religion
Time: 19th century, 1820s
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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, latin american history, school, train, socialist, miner, torture, explosion, massacre, strike, train tracks, shot to death ...
Time: 20th century
Place: chile, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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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: latter day saints, mormon, lynch mob, religious persecution, prophet, murder, mormonism, a vision, mob, riverboat, mob violence, revelation ...
Time: 19th century, 1830s, 1840s, 1820s
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Diana: A Tribute to the People's Princess (1998)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Indeed a tribute, this movie tells the story of Princess Diana's last year, from May 1996 to her fatal accident in August 1997. It focuses on her love affairs with a Pakistani heart surgeon and with Dodi Al Fayed, on her battle with the press, ...
Plot: female director, royalty, british royal family, portrait, princess, marriage proposal, prince, royal romance, mother son relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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.
Style: allegory
Plot: political repression, class struggle, massacre, imperialism, school, mass murder, poverty, strike, latin american history, history of chile, miner, exploitation ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century
Place: chile, south america
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60%
Diary for My Loves (1987)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 141 min.
Story: A continuation of "Diary for My Children," the film picks up in 1950, when Juli, the diarist, is 18 and determined to become a movie director.
Plot: female director, politics, communism, family relations, film school, autobiography, revolution, controversy, deportation, diary, socialism, prison ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: budapest hungary, budapest, moscow russia
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54%
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Bliss (2011)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: New Zealand
Story: Bliss tells the story of Katherine Mansfield in her early 20s as she leaves New Zealand and begins her journey as a writer.
Plot: female director, tuberculosis, female writer, teenage girl
Time: edwardian era
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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: coming of age, teenage prostitute, landowner, machismo, patriarch, teenager, history of chile, boy
Place: chile
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The 33 (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Chile, Colombia, Spain, 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, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, catastrophe, rescue, race against time, human spirit, mining, hopes, isolation, danger, president, stranded, ethnic conflict ...
Time: 21st century, year 2010, contemporary, 2010s, 70s
Place: chile, latin america, south america, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Hans Staden (1999)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Brazil, Portugal
Duration: 92 min.
Story: On the eve of his return to Europe after an extended involuntary stay in 16th-century Brazil, the German sailor Hans Staden is captured by a hostile cannibal Indian tribe. In order to survive he tries to convince the Indians that he is not ...
Plot: captive, amazon rainforest, held captive, cannibal, gay, body paint, male nudity, native american tribe, ship, cannibalism, pubic hair, amazon ...
Time: 16th century
Place: brazil
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Emma Smith: My Story (2008)
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.
Plot: prophet, faith, mormon, mormonism, latter day saints, religious leader, religion, doubt, death of child, religious persecution, husband wife relationship, female protagonist ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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The Fool (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 140 min.
Story: A costume drama / satire about financial skull-duggery, and confidence tricksters in both the upper and lower classes in Victorian London. A working class man impersonates a lord who is supposedly very rich and a financial wizard. As such he is ...
Plot: female director, scam, satire, impersonation, double life, costume, deception, clerk
Time: 19th century
Place: london
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Ludwig II (2012)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Austria, Germany
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A dramatic retelling of the life of Ludwig II, King of Bavaria, one of the most fascinating monarchs of modern times. From his accession to the throne at the age of 18 to his passionate support of Richard Wagner and his music. From his ingenuous ...
Style: captivating, serious, stylized, realistic
Plot: king, suicide, princess, tragic hero, power relations, idealism, palaces castles and temples, state affairs, downfall, royal court, royal family, youth ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s, 1880s, 1870s
Place: bavaria, europe, germany, versailles
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Revolution. Crossing the Andes (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Argentina
Duration: 90 min.
Story: 1880, Buenos Aires. In a lost pension, a journalist interviews one of the last living men who crossed the Andes with San Martín. Manuel Esteban Corvalan was 15 years old then, and literacy was one of his secretaries.Your account will allow us to ...
Plot: national hero, latin american history, fight for freedom, colonel, independence, revolution, soldier
Time: 19th century, 1810s, 1880s
Place: south america, spain, chile, argentina, andes mountains
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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: donkey, lieutenant, gun, marching, sand, military, rifle, history of chile, troops, squad, heat wave, latin american history ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: bolivia, chile, south america, peru
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Columbus The Lost Voyage (2007)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Columbus' 4th voyage has been a total failure: he has not found the westward passage, he has no gold to show, he has lost men and ships and his efforts to build a colony have fallen through. The monarchs of Spain are not going to restore the ...
Plot: shipwreck, female director, heroism, bravery, gold, syphilis, betrayal, manipulation, sword fight, faith, discovery, mutiny ...
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The Bronte Sisters (1979)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: France
Duration: 120 min.
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Style: contemplative, gloomy, serious, realistic
Plot: fainting, fire, writing, disease, winter, tuberculosis, painting, historical event, writer's life, woman dressed as man, family relations, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, victorian, georgian era, 1830s ...
Place: yorkshire, france, brussels, united kingdom, england ...
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43%
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Machuca (2004)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Chile, Spain, UK, France
Duration: 121 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: touching, emotional, thought provoking, serious, sincere ...
Plot: friendship, sexual initiation, childhood, poverty, demonstration, politics, classmate, youth, historical event, communism, social differences, society ...
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Measuring the World (2012)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
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Style: captivating, realistic, psychological, factual, offbeat ...
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42%
Paradise Club (2016)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
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41%
Love and Betrayal: The Mia Farrow Story (1995)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 240 min.
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Molière (1978)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 260 min.
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Plot: female director, catholicism, starvation, fountain, father son conflict, censorship, king of france, gondola, rehearsal, farce, prince, theatrical troupe ...
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41%
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Mr. Turner (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, France, Germany, USA
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: sincere, captivating, enigmatic, surreal, meditative ...
Plot: painter, estrangement, ambition, couple relations, love and romance, society, elderly, aging, painting, eccentricity, art, character study ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era, 1840s, 1830s ...
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40%
The Promised Land (1973)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Chile, Cuba
Duration: 80 min.
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Style: allegory, epic
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The Liberator (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Venezuela, Spain
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Bolívar was instrumental in Latin America’s struggle for independence from the Spanish Empire, and is today considered one of the most influential politicians and emancipators in American history. Libertador is told from the viewpoint of ...
Style: captivating, epic, serious, tense, exciting ...
Plot: revolution, revolutionary, battles, rebellion, war, military, leadership, state affairs, ambition, folk hero, leader, freedom ...
Time: 18th century, 1820s, 19th century
Place: latin america, venezuela, andes mountains, paris france, spain ...
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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: epic
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Place: south america, chile
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37%
Class Relations (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany, France
Duration: 126 min.
Story: A young man (Christian Heinisch), recently arrived in New York from Europe, becomes swept up in a series of events that are beyond his knowledge or control.
Plot: female director, class struggle, alienation, train, ship, labor
Place: new york, usa
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36%
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: surreal, atmospheric, serious, touching, realistic ...
Plot: german, human nature, youth, misfit, exploitation, tragedy, crime gone awry, mentor, dungeon, village life, village, feral man ...
Time: 19th century, 1830s, 1820s
Place: germany, europe, bavaria, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%