Movies like High Voltage 1981

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High Voltage (1981)
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High Voltage (1981)
Original name: Visoki napon
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 103 min.
Story: After WW II many young people arrive to Zagreb, among them a young worker Sonja Kacar. She is supposed to participate in the construction of the first generator in the Rade Koncar factory. Because there aren't enough experts and materials in Yugoslavia, the factory counts on help from fellow communist countries, Czechoslovakia and Soviet Union. However, after the Inform Bureau's resolution this help is no longer available. Sonja experiences a great intimate disappointment because Stjepan, who she is in love with, supports Stalin.
Plot: fight, machine, josef stalin, revolution, forest, partisan, death, girlfriend, border, post war, communism, river, fear, entity, manhunt, shooting, brawl, flag, post world war two, tragic event, industrialization
Time: year 1948
Place: former yugoslavia, yugoslavia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out epic, realistic, sentimental and touching films with plots about death, fear, world war two, river, partisan, murder and tragic event mostly in Drama, Romance and War genres. Some movies like High Voltage: The Ambush (1969), The Pals (1979), Mountain of Wrath (1968), Occupation in 26 Pictures (1978), Six Days of June (1985). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Ambush (1969)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Idealistic young man supports the party and the new Yugoslavia's communist regime, but soon gets involved in various political and criminal machinations becoming more and more confused about what's right and what's wrong.
Plot: partisan, communist, josef stalin, communism, school, nylons, church, shooting, teacher, horse, kiss, prostitute ...
Time: year 1945
Place: serbia, ussr, yugoslavia, former yugoslavia
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95%
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The Pals (1979)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The war is over, and a group of young Partisans returns to their town to continue their interrupted education. They are doing everything in their way, because they are young enough to go to school and to horse around, but mature enough to react to ...
Plot: education, partisan, post world war two, jeep, mother, father, rifle, school, murder, machine gun, ambush, funeral ...
Place: former yugoslavia, yugoslavia
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89%
Mountain of Wrath (1968)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 83 min.
Story: After the liberation in 1946, in a village in western Macedonia implemented collectivization farms. The President of the rural cooperative Stamat, former fighter, who with all their revolutionary zeal and enthusiasm believes collectivization only ...
Style: epic
Plot: mountain, car, revolution, village, fear, liberation, post world war two, communist, tree, girl, peasant, church ...
Time: year 1946
Place: former yugoslavia, yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Occupation in 26 Pictures (1978)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Set in Dubrovnik, this drama chronicles a friendship, between three men, that began just before World War II. One of the men is of Italian origin, another is the wealthy heir of a shipping fortune, and the third is the son of a Jewish antique-store ...
Style: pre war
Plot: world war two, friendship, prisoner, controversy, anvil, war atrocity, communism, fear, massacre, brothel, decapitation, partisan ...
Time: 1940s
Place: croatia, yugoslavia, former yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Six Days of June (1985)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, Yugoslavia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young man finds a way to spend his last few days of freedom before joining the army. Set in eastern Bosnia in summer of 1968.
Plot: soccer, army, folk music, picnic, punch, falling in love, pain, river, fight, beach, sweat, tragic event ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: bosnia, yugoslavia, former yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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How to Die (1972)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Destinies of two friends-fighters during WW2.
Plot: friends, torture, world war two, italian army, shooting, wind, funeral, fight, attack, albanian, partisan, friend ...
Place: kosovo, yugoslavia, former yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Fever of Love (1984)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Bane and Vesna are young and happy couple. Vesna gets pregnant, but soon she was told that Bane was not faithful to her, which was a lie made by their female acquintance. Vesna's parents decide to sell their little son to a German couple. After ...
Plot: motorcycle, escape, german, police, fight, kidnapping, car, chase, baby, singing, bicycle, sex ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Something in Between (1982)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An American woman comes to Belgrade to visit an old friend. There, on the exotic boundary between West and East, she becomes entangled in a love triangle.
Plot: love triangle, american abroad, hotel, fight, airport, sex, friendship, father son relationship, typewriter, surgeon, tavern, journalist ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, balkan, former yugoslavia, istanbul turkey, yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Wedding (1973)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Yugoslavia, Soviet Union
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Beginning in 1943. year. The tragic story of the prisoners... partisans and others who were found in a prison in Montenegro at the time when the Chetniks and the occupiers at all costs they want to crush the uprising in Yugoslavia.
Plot: wedding, mountain, fear, liberation, partisan, prisoner, escape, girl, prison, death, murder, world war two ...
Time: year 1943
Place: yugoslavia, former yugoslavia, montenegro
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50%
Massacre at Noon (1975)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In Autumn of 1941, the German army, determined to put down a Communist-led uprising in Serbia, is conducting a policy of killing 100 hostages for any German soldier killed. The city of Kraljevo is the site of one of those massacres, portrayed in ...
Plot: darkness, death of son, military, father son relationship, assassination attempt, machine gun, holocaust, child, heroic, traitor, blood, police ...
Place: serbia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Guns of War (1974)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 170 min.
Story: Uzice Republic a known as the 'first offensive', is a story about Serbia in 1941. Few months after German panzers forced Yugoslav Royal Army to capitulate, organized resistance is turning into massive uprising against occupying forces. ...
Style: epic
Plot: world war two, mountain, air raid, massage, river, cheese, ammunition, fire, death of son, loss of son, rain, king ...
Time: year 1941, 1940s
Place: yugoslavia, former yugoslavia, london, serbia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Eight Kilos of Happiness (1980)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A film about an incident in the last war when a gypsy girl sacrifices herself for her lover, a partisan who has deserted.
Plot: world war two, deserter, singing, murder, german, gypsy, fear, execution, prayer, death, nazi, river
Time: year 1941
Place: serbia, yugoslavia, former yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Days to Remember (1987)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: West Germany, Yugoslavia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In this melodramatic tale, the well-made plans of a career-obsessed woman are derailed when she sets her sights on a young man who is plainly not very interested in her. In the story, Katherina is an ambitious reporter for German television, and her ...
Plot: death, children, night swimming, love, mountain, sex, platonic relationship, family relations, swimming, lake, sex scene, television reporter ...
Place: former yugoslavia, yugoslavia, germany, montenegro
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Berlin kaputt (1981)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Story of three partisans whose fates are determined by different encounters with women.
Plot: world war two, bathing, commander, sex, voyeur, peeping tom, execution, train, forest, temptation, military uniform, death of son ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Downstream from the Sun (1969)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Young teacher first experience in their profession acquired in a remote mountain village, which has no school building. Life of a farmer, a clash between two warring race, then the conflict between the government and farmers for cutting the national ...
Plot: school, mountain, remote village, teacher, family relations, school teacher, job, studying, forest, stabbing, police officer, education ...
Place: yugoslavia, former yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Doctor Homer's Brother (1968)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War, Western
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 84 min.
Story: This film predominantly deals with the problems of a young man whom his delusions led into conflict with society. These issues will throw him into an adventure that would be tragic for him, but still helpful for him to see the truth. The story takes ...
Plot: village, mountain, traitor, girl, modern western, world war two, post war, battle, army, machine gun, death, drunk ...
Place: kosovo
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Girl from the Mountains (1972)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 82 min.
Story: The relationship between a boy and a girl shortly after the start of the war and the arrival of the Germans. He goes to Chetniks, and there he disappears without a trace, and she ,after much torture and solitude, begins to search for him not ...
Plot: girl, world war two, mountain, blood, mass murder, massacre, battle, village, nazi, tank, innocence, execution ...
Time: year 1941
Place: serbia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Fall of Italy (1981)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 114 min.
Story: The setting is the islands off the Dalmatian coast of Yugoslavia, during WW II. The islands are controlled by occupying Italian forces, and a resistence movement of Communists is dedicated to sabotaging and ending the occupation. When a wealthy ...
Style: epic
Plot: world war two, fascism, brother, dance, collaborator, tragic event, tragic hero, resistance, working class, blood, spy, sex ...
Place: former yugoslavia, yugoslavia, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Angel's Bite (1984)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A lighthouse keeper lives on an isolated island together with his wife, ailing father and retarded sister. News of a serial killer stalking the isolated lighthouses makes him leave in order to hunt him down. In the meantime, the wife meets a ...
Style: light, dark
Plot: lighthouse, lighthouse keeper, isolation, rape, boat, loneliness, room, murder, radio, nude swimming, death, telephone ...
Place: former yugoslavia, yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
It Rains in My Village (1968)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Yugoslavia, France
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A bizarre and tragic love story involving swineherd, village fool, teacher and an agricultural pilot. The story unfolds in a remote village in the communist ruled Yugoslavia at the down of Soviet occupation of Czechoslovakia in 1968.
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: village, small town, small town life, village life, vengeance, alcohol abuse, social relations, family relations, couples, love and romance, life is a bitch, society ...
Time: 60s
Place: former yugoslavia, yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Landscape with a Woman (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A ranger whose passion is nude painting comes to work in a remote Bosnian village. He asks the local women to pose naked for him. They are shy at first, but they eventually agree to do so. This makes their husbands furious, who think that the ranger ...
Plot: posing nude, painter, painting, mountain village, nude painting, jealousy, forest ranger, countryside, male female relationship, suspicion, marriage, death ...
Place: bosnia
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Silent Gunpowder (1990)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Silent Gunpowder (Serbo-Croatian: Gluvi barut) is a Yugoslavian war film Based on a novel by Branko Ćopić and set during World War II, the film tells the story of a Serbian village in the mountains of Bosnia and its villagers who found themselves ...
Style: silent film
Plot: communist, world war two, partisan, mountain, communism, civil war, shot in the head, murder, villager, fear, church, rock ...
Place: bosnia herzegovina, former yugoslavia, yugoslavia, bosnia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Strait Story (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The year is 1943 and Taiwan is under Japanese colonization. After finishing his studies in Japan, famous Taiwanese sculptor and painter Ching-Cheng Huang receives an offer to teach in Beiping Art School. He decides to visit friends and family back ...
Style: sentimental, touching, sincere, captivating
Plot: painter, painting, historical event, sculptor, tragic event, death, world war two, japanese occupation, ship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love, illness ...
Time: year 1943
Place: japan, taiwan, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Sokol Did Not Love Him (1988)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The story begins in a small rural village in Ladimirevci, Eastern Croatia in 1943, where a land owner Sima is helping the Partisan Movement and the official Ustasha regime in order to save the life of his son Beneš, who is enlisted in the German ...
Plot: landowner, cemetery, death, partisan, murder, camp, tragic event, celebration, horse, house, road, hiding ...
Time: 1940s, year 1944, year 1943
Place: yugoslavia, croatia, balkan, former yugoslavia, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Scent of Quinces (1982)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Thanks to his friendliness towards Nazis, Sarajevo businessman gets more and more rich during WW2. However, his infatuation towards the Jewish girl causes his downfall.
Plot: world war two, jewish girl, drinking, funeral, female nudity, postman, innocence, rain, death of father, husband wife relationship, traitor, bread ...
Place: sarajevo, former yugoslavia, yugoslavia, bosnia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
What a Sun (1984)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Yugoslavia
Story: Veronica is a high school student studying to be a glazier, although she dreams of being a theatre actress. The only thing that she finds joy in at school is the company of her friend, Klemen and writing the script for a theatre play in her spare ...
Plot: teacher student relationship, factory, part time job, teenager, teenage girl, mother daughter relationship, father daughter relationship, teenage boy
Place: slovenia, yugoslavia, former yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Elusive Summer of '68 (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 91 min.
Story: For the young man who lives in Serbian province town, the maturing coincides with the turbulent political events of the year 1968.
Style: semi serious, realistic, sentimental, touching, humorous
Plot: fall in love, revolution, family relations, coming of age, romance, love and romance, state affairs, youth, political unrest, chaos and mayhem, teenage life, sex ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1968, 1960s
Place: europe, former yugoslavia, serbia, balkan, prague ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
A Trap for the General (1971)
Genre: War, Drama
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Immediately after the war, OZNA insert an outstanding intelligence agent to catch the General Draza Mihajlovic.
Style: epic
Plot: partisan, trap, world war two, capture, cold, mountain, girl, manhunt, river, spy, secret, old man ...
Time: year 1945
Place: former yugoslavia, yugoslavia, serbia, bosnia
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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The Birch Tree (1967)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Beautiful but ailing girl is married to a harsh man who doesn't care for her. Only after she dies does he realize that he actually loves her.
Plot: dysfunctional marriage, village, baby, terminal illness, marriage, death, countryside, forest ranger, death in the family
Place: croatia
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Geethanjali (1989)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Geethanjali and Prakash, two terminally ill people with six months of life left, fall in love. A young man diagnosed with a terminal illness wishes to spend the few remaining days of his life in solitude away from his family. He comes to a hill ...
Plot: surgery, practical joke, prank, kiss, terminal illness, forest, graduation, train, shawl, hospital, fog, cemetery ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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