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Manto Mavrogenous (1971)
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Manto Mavrogenous (1971)
Original name: Μαντώ Μαυρογένους
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Greece
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In Vienna 1820, the Manto Mavrogenous encounters a group of Greek students and talk of revolution to be made. Returning to Greece uncle of the initiates at Friendly Society. Madonna sells its dowry and equip their ships and army to help the revolution. Meet the founder of the Friendly Society, Dimitrios Ypsilanti, and builds relationships with him but encounters the objections of the political leaders of the struggle and particularly of Ioannis Kolettis who fears the two young people like to be the first king of the new nation. To break up the uses of beautiful paintings Niki monk who just came from Paris.
Style: romantic
Plot: woman, wartime, lover, naval, target, hardship, dowry, society, will, community, naval battle, commander, secret organization, leader, independence, courage, battlefield, fight, ship, revolution, sword, mother, love, money, beer ...
Time: 1800s, 1820s
Place: greece, battleship, ottoman empire

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, captivating and emotional films with plots about battle, politics, state affairs, death, revolution, society and husband wife relationship mostly in Drama, History and War genres. Some movies like Manto Mavrogenous: Che Guevara (2005), Rembetiko (1983), Haven (2001), Isabelle Eberhardt (1991), The Dacians (1966). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Duration: 102 min.
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Duration: 110 min.
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Haven (2001)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
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Duration: 180 min.
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Duration: 132 min.
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