Movies like The Hunters 1977

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The Hunters (1977)
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The Hunters (1977)
Original name: Οι κυνηγοί
Genre: Drama
Country: Greece, France, West Germany
Duration: 168 min.
Story: During a hunting party on New Year's Eve 1976, five representatives of the bourgeoisie encounter with their companion the body of a partisan from the Civil War of the late forties. What they are most confused about is the fact that the corpse that lies at their feet is still bleeding…
Plot: partisan, world war two, island, winter, hunter, businessman, politician, post war, retribution, punishment, nightmare, actress, corpse, new year's eve, bourgeoisie, ex-cop, publisher, symbolism, greek island, execution, noblewoman, past coming back to haunt, frozen body, december, shared dream ...
Time: 70s, year 1976
Place: greece, europe

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, emotional and contemplative films with plots about world war two, greek, family relations, death, politics, nudity (full frontal - brief) and parents and children mostly in Drama, History and Music genres. Some movies like The Hunters: Days of 36 (1972), The Travelling Players (1975), Alexander the Great (1980), Signs of Life (1968), Cefalonia (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Days of 36 (1972)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Greece
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The assassin of a prominent trade unionist takes a conservative MP hostage and the government prevaricates over tactics so as not to alienate potential political allies.
Plot: informant, military dictatorship, politician, politics, hostage, kidnapping, execution, poison, drug trade, assassination
Time: year 1936, 1930s
Place: greece, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Travelling Players (1975)
Genre: Drama, History, Music, War
Country: Greece
Duration: 230 min.
Story: This expansive Greek drama follows a troupe of theater actors as they perform around their country during World War II. While the production that they put on is entitled "Golfo the Shepherdess," the thespians end up echoing scenes from ...
Style: realistic, serious, epic, disturbing, emotional ...
Plot: betrayal, murder, civil war, politics, against humanity, rivalry, deadly, life is a bitch, genocide, political unrest, greek, vengeance ...
Time: year 1952, year 1939, 50s, 1930s, 1940s ...
Place: greece, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Alexander the Great (1980)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Greece, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 210 min.
Story: Based on some historical events, the film gives a romanticized biography of Theodoros Kolokotronis, a Greek historical hero serving as a metaphor for Greece herself. Based on a circular view of history, the film presents conflicting ideologies - ...
Plot: countryside, partisan, wrestling, power, anarchism, bandit, property, male nudity, oedipus complex
Time: victorian era, 1900s, 19th century, turn of the century
Place: greece, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Signs of Life (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: During World War II, three German soldiers are withdrawn from combat when one of them, Stroszek, is wounded. They are assigned to a small coastal community on the Greek island of Kos while Stroszek recuperates. The men become increasingly stir crazy ...
Style: psychological, atmospheric, tense, realistic, serious
Plot: world war two, soldier, island, german soldier, isolation, village, greek, dull life, military base, losing-it hero, military, confined ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century
Place: greece, italy, mediterranean sea, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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 6.9
 112
Cefalonia (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Cefalonia tells the real story about what happened in September 1943 on the Greek island of Kefalonia (Cefalonia in Italian), when the 12,000 men in the Italian 33rd Acqui Infantry Division, following Italy's surrender to the Allied, refused to ...
Plot: world war two, german occupation, island, mass murder, soldier, italian army, italian history, bravery, nazi, truce, surrender
Place: greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Landscape in the Mist (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: Greece, France, Italy
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Road movie about two children searching for their father who is supposed to live in Germany. Their obsession for this father figure will take them to the boundaries between childhood and adolescence.
Style: serious, touching, rough, realistic, contemplative
Plot: family relations, soldier, on the road, life is a bitch, siblings relations, human nature, youth, mother daughter relationship, bus, pursuit, storytelling, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 80s
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Beekeeper (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: Greece, France, Italy
Duration: 122 min.
Story: A bee keeper, Spiros, travels from the north to the south of Greece with his bees to meet the spring.
Style: road movie
Plot: suicide, hitchhiker, beehive, death, assault, bee, kiss, beekeeper, cinema, encounter, intercourse
Place: greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Phaedra (1962)
Genre: Drama
Country: Greece, France, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A retelling of the Greek myth of Phaedra. In modern Greece, Alexis's father, an extremely wealthy shipping magnate, marries the younger, fiery Phaedra. When Alexis meets his stepmother, sparks fly and the two begin an affair. What will the ...
Style: sexual, emotional, atmospheric, realistic, serious ...
Plot: forbidden love, legends and myths, destiny, love triangle, island, obsession, greek, power relations, unfulfillment, love and romance, rivalry, tragedy ...
Time: 60s
Place: greece, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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The Dust of Time (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Greece, Italy, Germany, Russia, France
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A, an American film director of Greek ancestry, is making a film that tells his story and the story of his parents. It is a tale that unfolds in Italy, Germany, Russia, Kazakhstan, Canada and the USA. The main character is Eleni, who is claimed and ...
Style: touching, serious, atmospheric, sentimental, sincere ...
Plot: love affair, political unrest, couples, starting over, introspection, hopes, love triangle, state affairs, society, lovers reunited, love and romance, politics ...
Time: 21st century, 90s, 20th century, 50s, 80s ...
Place: new york, russia, europe, canada, germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Adults in the Room (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Greece
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A universal theme: a story of people trapped in an inhuman network of power. The brutal circle of the Eurogroup meetings, who impose on Greece the dictatorship of austerity, where humanity and compassion are utterly disregarded. A claustrophobic ...
Plot: european union, press conference, political campaign, politics, secret meeting, politician, cell phone, election campaign, prime minister, man in a wheelchair, debt, election
Time: year 2015
Place: greece, london, frankfurt germany, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Greek Tycoon (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A lusty Greek shipping magnate courts the widow of an assassinated U.S. president.
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: romance, yacht, assassination, mogul, widow, greek, cruise, infidelity, state affairs, dealing with death, love and romance, couples ...
Time: 70s
Place: greece, england, london, usa, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Eternity and a Day (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy, Greece, Germany
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Alexander, a famous writer, is very ill and has only a few days to live. He meets a little boy on the street, who is an illegal immigrant from Albania. Alexander then takes the boy home.
Style: psychological, realistic, serious, contemplative, sincere ...
Plot: terminal illness, poet, writers, ocean or sea, hospital, human nature, on the road, family life, self discovery, haunted by the past, bus, refugee ...
Time: 90s, future
Place: greece, tokyo, australia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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 102
Liten Ida (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: Norway, Sweden
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Little Ida's mother is working for the Germans during WW2, and she is also having a relationship with a German SS-officer. Ida is experiencing the problems of having a mother who is involved with the enemy, without being old enough to ...
Plot: post war, nazi occupation, female director, children, nazi, world war two, occupation, terror, outsider, pursuit
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Contrainte par corps (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A young Frenchwoman Claire, resting with her friend on an island in the Mediterranean Sea, becoms the victim of harassment by the local police commissioner Castes. Accused for disturbing public order, and then in the drug trade, she gets to the ...
Plot: corruption, vacation, nightmare, island, prison, handcuffs, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, women's prison, wrongful conviction, violence, topless, island prison ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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 47
Eiszeit (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany, Norway
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Based on a very successful play of the same name by Tankred Dorst, this film tells a story about Norwegian author Knut Hamsun (here played by O.E. Hasse), a Nobel prizewinner for literature who was notorious for having collaborated with the Nazi ...
Plot: world war two, partisan, insanity, friendship, hitler, suicide, old age, trial, old man, nazi, friend, retirement home
Time: 1950s, 50s
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
A Soldier's Daughter Never Cries (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: This fictionalized story, based on the family life of writer James Jones, is an emotional slice-of-life story. Jones is portrayed here portrayed as Bill Willis, a former war hero turned author who combats alcoholism and is starting to experience ...
Style: talky, clever, sentimental, realistic, tense ...
Plot: coming of age, family relations, friendship, adopted son, adoption, dysfunctional family, world war two, couples, family problems, parents and children, celebrity culture, human nature ...
Time: 70s, 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: paris france, france, europe, new england, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.7
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Reunion (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, West Germany, UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Two young boys from very different backgrounds become friends in 1933 Stuttgart. However, they don't realize how different they are until much later as one is the son of a well-to-do Jewish doctor and the other the son of a German aristocrat. ...
Style: realistic, serious, thought provoking, disturbing
Plot: anti semitism, friendship, world war two, against humanity, coming of age, homecoming, holocaust, society, golden years, religions or cults, youth, confined ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s, 40s, 30s
Place: europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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 2K
Iphigenia (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: Greece
Duration: 127 min.
Story: The Greek army is about to set sail to a great battle, but the winds refuse to blow. Their leader, King Agamemnon, seeks to provide better food, but accidentally slays a sacred deer. His punishment from the gods, the sacrifice of his daughter ...
Style: atmospheric, stylized, gloomy, realistic, serious
Plot: army, king, tragedy, sacrifice, greek mythology, heroes, betrayal, downfall, tragic hero, destiny, legends and myths, down on your luck ...
Time: ancient history
Place: greece, europe, ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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The Flower of the Lake (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: Greece
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Kastoria, a region in Western Macedonia at the turn of the century. Greeks, Turks, Jews and other nationalities live together under the rule of the Ottoman empire, amid the despair, the uncertainty and the confusion brought about by the 1897 war ...
Plot: jewish, death, revolution, devotion, greek, hellenic, partisan, captain, church, snow, turk, fishing ...
Time: 1990s, 90s, 1900s
Place: ottoman empire, greece, hellas
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Suspended Step of the Stork (1991)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Greece, Switzerland, Italy
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Alexandre, a TV reporter, is working for a few days in a border town, where a lot of refugees from Albania, Turkey and Kurdistan are packed in. Among them, he notices an old man and thinks he is an important Greek politician who disappeared ...
Style: gloomy, psychological, contemplative, serious, realistic ...
Plot: refugee, immigrants, missing person, political unrest, society, romance, reluctant partners, couple relations, starting over, couples, refugees, greek ...
Time: 90s
Place: albania, europe, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
From the Clouds to the Resistance (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, West Germany, UK, France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: 'Dalla nube alla resistenza (From the Cloud to the Resistance ) (1978), based on two works by Cesare Pavese, falls into the category of History Lessons and Too Early, Too Late as well. It, too, has two parts—a twentieth-century text and a ...
Plot: female director, greek mythology, post war, mythology, world war two, myth, class struggle, italian history, resistance
Time: 1940s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Venus on Fire (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Two American executives for a cosmetics company travel to the Greek islands in search for a model for their new line of suntan lotion, "Venus". They run into more than they bargained for
Plot: beach, lesbianism, sunbathing, greek island, sex, erotica, island, shower, female nudity, nude model, goddess, swimming pool ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Streetwalker (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A businessman leaves his country home, and wife and young son for a business trip to Paris. While there he develops a sexual and spiritual bond with a call girl.
Plot: prostitute, call girl, businessman, fellatio, letter, strip club, death, female full frontal nudity, erotica, shower, blow job, female nudity ...
Time: 70s
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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'38 - Vienna Before the Fall (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: Austria, West Germany
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The film presents the political events surrounding the Anschluss in March of 1938 through the lives of Carola Hell, a popular young actress at the prestigious Theater in der Josefstadt, and Martin Hofmann, the Jewish journalist she plans to marry. ...
Plot: nazism, journalist, world war two, jewish, nazi, actress
Time: year 1938, 1930s
Place: vienna
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The Ordeal of Patty Hearst (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 139 min.
Story: The story of the kidnapping of newspaper heiress Patty Hearst by members of a radical guerrilla organisation, as seen by the FBI agent in charge of her case.
Plot: kidnapping, fbi agent, ransom, heiress, terrorist group, partisan
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Welcome in Vienna (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: Austria, West Germany, Switzerland
Duration: 127 min.
Story: In the conclusion of Axel Corti's trilogy (following God Does Not Believe In Us Anymore and Santa Fe) Freddy, a Viennese Jew who emigrated to New York after Hitler's invasion, and Adler, a left-wing intellectual originally from Berlin, ...
Style: bilingual
Plot: world war two, post world war two, holocaust, traitor, wristwatch, skating, theater, counter intelligence, war ruins, trafficking, jewish, treason ...
Time: 1940s, year 1944, year 1945
Place: vienna
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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 194
Sisters (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Lyon, France in 1970s, Sibylle, Corinne, and Georgette are sisters who share everything, as they live with their Italian mother. Sibylle is the only blonde in the family, except for their father who abandoned them, and she feels isolated. She dreams ...
Style: realistic, serious, touching, sentimental, emotional
Plot: family relations, parents and children, siblings relations, introspection, dysfunctional family, youth, family problems, self discovery, godparent, coming of age, obsessive quest, single parent ...
Time: 70s, contemporary, 21st century, 20th century
Place: italy, europe, france, lyon
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The Tree We Hurt (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: Greece
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Shot over a capricious summer, this film reveals a world of innocence shattered for some children in their school by corporal punishment. It moves at its own pace to reveal a world of children and adults with animals, birds, nature and sea. The film ...
Plot: family relations, autobiography, hellenic, summer, meeting, reconciliation, greek, friendship, tree, childhood, wasp, island ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: greece, hellas
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Good Morning, Night (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The 1978 kidnapping and murder of Aldo Moro, president of the most important political party in Italy at the time, Democrazia Cristiana, as seen from the perspective of one of his assailants -- a conflicted young woman in the ranks of the Red ...
Style: serious, disturbing, tense, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: terrorism, politics, murder, hostage, political unrest, rebelliousness, captivity, crimes, radical, revolution, hostages, head of state ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1978
Place: italy, europe, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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Wild Flower (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France, Germany
Duration: 119 min.
Story: The Benedetti family's wealth comes from gold stolen from the French army during the 18th century. When Jean (Michael Vartan), the lieutenant guarding the coins -- and lover of Elisabette Benedetti (Galatea Ranzi) -- is executed for a crime he ...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, saga
Plot: wartime life, politics, world war two, family relations, siblings relations, curses spells and rituals, wrongfully committed, tragic love, infidelity, fall in love, vengeance, parents and children ...
Place: italy, france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%