Movies like Maria Graham: Diary of a Residence in Chile

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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 serious, realistic, allegory and captivating films with plots about female director, latin american history, history of chile, nudity (full frontal - brief), tragedy, family relations and politics mostly in Drama, History and Biography genres. Some movies like Maria Graham: Diary of a Residence in Chile: He Hated Pigeons (2015), Sati (1989), Letters from Marusia (1975), Joseph Smith: Plates of Gold (2011), 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: road trip, female director
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, destiny, horoscope, prediction
Time: 1820s, 19th century
Place: india
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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: latin american history, worker, history of chile, company, class struggle, pickaxe, city, dynamite, army, rebellion, train tracks, socialist ...
Time: 20th century
Place: chile, south america
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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, a vision, latter day saints, religious persecution, polygamy, murder, mob violence, religion, lynch mob, prophet ...
Time: 1830s, 1820s, 19th century, 1840s
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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, portrait, princess, prince, marriage proposal, british royal family, mother son relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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 ...
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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.
Style: allegory
Plot: miner, poverty, imperialism, mass murder, colonialism, political repression, strike, massacre, school, racism, class struggle, history of chile ...
Time: 1900s
Place: chile, south america
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54%
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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: faith, trust, frustration
Time: 19th century
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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, communism, anti communist, family relations, socialism, communist, diary, prison, politics, deportation, revolution, film school ...
Time: 1950s, 50s
Place: budapest hungary, moscow russia, budapest
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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, teenage girl, female writer, tuberculosis
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: patriarch, coming of age, history of chile, teenage prostitute, teenager, machismo, landowner, 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, mining, rescue, race against time, hopes, danger, isolation, human spirit, president, stranded, ethnic conflict ...
Time: 21st century, year 2010, contemporary, 2010s, 70s
Place: chile, south america, latin america, australia
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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: latin american history, fight for freedom, soldier, revolution, independence, colonel
Time: 19th century, 1880s, 1810s
Place: south america, chile, argentina, spain, andes mountains
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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, gay, held captive, cannibal, body paint, tribe, native american tribe, ship, native american, cannibalism, pubic hair, male nudity ...
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Mary Shelley (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK, Luxembourg, USA, Ireland
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The love affair between poet Percy Shelley and Mary Wollstonecraft Godwin resulted in the creation of an immortal novel, “Frankenstein; or, The Modern Prometheus.”
Style: serious, atmospheric, stylized, based on true events, touching
Plot: literature, poet, forbidden love, sister sister relationship, loss of child, father daughter relationship, extramarital affair, relationship problems, love and romance, young lovers, female writer, tragedy ...
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Place: scotland, london, switzerland
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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: serious, captivating, stylized, realistic
Plot: king, suicide, power relations, tragic hero, downfall, state affairs, idealism, royal court, palaces castles and temples, royal family, princess, mentally unstable ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s, 1880s, 1870s
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Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 140 min.
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Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Germany, Poland, Belgium
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Bloody Nitrate (1969)
Genre: Drama, History, War
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Duration: 128 min.
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Style: based on true events
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Columbus The Lost Voyage (2007)
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Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Chile, Italy, Spain, Peru
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Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Chile, Spain, UK, France
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Genre: Biography, Drama, History
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Story: During the height of the social revolution, a young dancer searches for salvation when she chooses to leave paradise.
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Place: london, england, holland
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37%
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Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: In a small presbytery in Yorkshire, England, living under the watchful eyes of their aunt and father, a strict Anglican pastor, the Bronte sisters write their first works and quickly become literary sensations.
Style: serious, gloomy, realistic, contemplative
Plot: fainting, writing, historical event, painting, tuberculosis, winter, disease, affair, fire, woman dressed as man, writer's life, parents and children ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1830s, 1850s, victorian era ...
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