Movies like Strikebound

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Strikebound (1984)
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Strikebound (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Via the New York Times: "...reconstructs the true story of a coal miners' strike in the small town of Korumburra in the mid-30's... based on the real-life story of two remarkable characters, Wattie Doig, a miner who became a militant Communist activist, and his wife, Agnes, who progressed from staunch Presbyterianism to membership in the Salvation Army and, finally, to labor organization."
Plot: cemetery, bicycle, communist, mine, scot, funeral, strike, husband wife relationship, coal mining, riding a bicycle
Time: 1930s
Place: australia

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Most similar movies to Strikebound

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and gloomy films with plots about husband wife relationship, coming of age, society, youth, beach, life is a bitch and female nudity mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Strikebound: Dusty (1983), Heatwave (1982), Golden Braid (1990), Gra (1969), Dogs in Space (1986). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Dusty (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Plot The eponymous Dusty is an appropriately named dingo, or wild dog. Roaming the fertile fields of Australia, Dusty is captured as a puppy. Though dingoes are normally averse to human companionship, Dusty attaches himself to an old, worn-out ...
Plot: dog, dog movie, rancher, fence, animal, horse, horse riding, animals
Place: australia
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95%
 6.4
 338
Heatwave (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A woman attempts to stop a redevelopment plot which she thought was the cover-up for fraud and other criminal activity.
Style: tense, serious, realistic, disturbing, suspenseful
Plot: against the odds, rebellion, society, fighting the system, crimes, rivalry, state affairs, injustice, telephone, camera, beer, looking at picture ...
Time: 80s
Place: australia, sydney australia
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68%
 6.3
 89
Golden Braid (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When a man discovers a golden braid hidden inside an antique he has purchased, he becomes obsessed with the fantasy of a love affair from time past and the woman he imagines the braid belonged to.
Style: psychological, touching, atmospheric, serious, realistic ...
Plot: love and romance, estrangement, obsession, fetish, erotica, masturbation
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.6
 34
Gra (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 91 min.
Plot: car driving, marital crisis, betrayal, husband wife relationship, cemetery, solitude, flashback, kiss, funeral, male female relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Dogs in Space (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The place is Melbourne, Australia 1978. The punk phenomenon is sweeping the country and Dogs In Space, a punk group, are part of it. In a squat, in a dodgy suburb, live a ragtag collection of outcasts and don't-wanna-be's who survive on a ...
Style: realistic, serious, gloomy
Plot: punk, drug abuse, music, youth, misfit, friends, satellite, rock, addiction, celebrity culture, alcohol abuse, friendship ...
Time: 70s, 60s
Place: australia, melbourne australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Man of Flowers (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An eccentric elderly man tries to enjoy the three things in life that he considers real beauty: collecting art, collecting flowers, and watching pretty women undress.
Style: touching, emotional, sexual, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), unfulfilled love, human nature, love and romance, artists and showbiz, gays and lesbians, unfulfillment, gender, writer's life, isolation, love affair, performer's life ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: australia
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51%
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Wuthering High (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: An updated 21st century version of the Emily Bronte novel set in modern day Malibu, California where the wealthy Earnshaw family adopts Heath, a troubled teenager. The Earnshaws teenage daughter, Cathy, falls madly in love with him, embittering her ...
Plot: prom, high school, funeral, beach, depressed man, culture clash, violence, rebellious teenager, seduction, rain, drug addict, cemetery
Place: malibu california
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Mull (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An Australian film about a teenage girl who takes responsibility for keeping her "family" together.
Plot: gay brother, coming of age, cancer, loss of mother, precocious child, love triangle, gay interest
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Duet for Four (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A middle aged man, Ray Martin, faces a series of problems – his wife is cheating on him, his mistress wants to get married and Americans want to take over his toy business.
Plot: hostile takeover, father daughter relationship, midlife crisis, husband wife relationship, middle aged man, drug addiction, cheating wife, down on your luck, unfaithful husband
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Red Rose White Rose (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hong Kong, Taiwan
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Chronicles the love life of a man, Zhenbao. He has a steamy fling with the wife of a friend, the saucy and exciting Red Rose. Even though he feels happy with her, he knows he will not end up with her. To maintain his reputation, he marries an ...
Plot: seductress, infidelity, passion, extramarital affair, love, adultery, woman on top, love triangle, marriage, reputation, husband wife relationship
Time: 1940s, 1930s
Place: china, shanghai china, shanghai
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Riddle of the Stinson (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In 1937, a routine passenger and mail flight crashes during bad weather on a flight between Brisbane and Sydney. A local bushman begins a search, and finds the wreckage and two survivors ten days after the crash. - Written by Chris Hartcher
Plot: air disaster, rescue, birthday, survival, stretcher, storm, airplane, backwoods, search and rescue, wind, newspaper reporter, bad weather ...
Time: 1930s, year 1937
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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 244
Lilian's Story (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: For forty years Lilian Singer has been locked up in a 'loony bin' by her father. Her release is eventually secured by her eccentric Aunt Kitty and her brother, John. Lilian starts to carve out a place for herself. As she explores Sydney ...
Plot: choice, daughter, tragedy, father, insane, weirdo, mental illness, hiding place
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Right Hand Man (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Drama directed by Di Drew.
Plot: stagecoach, doctor, lady, lord, horse, ranch, accident, widow, diabetes, urine, amputation
Time: 1800s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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The Daughter (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In the last days of a dying logging town, Christian returns to his family home for his father Henry’s wedding. While home, Christian reconnects with his childhood friend Oliver, who has stayed in town working at Henry’s timber mill and is now ...
Style: touching, sincere, realistic, captivating
Plot: friend, husband wife relationship, wedding, logging, unemployment, family relations, family secret, uncover truth, couples, society, friends, forest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Fighting Back (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Fighting Back is a 1982 Australian film about troubled teenagers.
Plot: racism, teaching, terror, teenager, police officer, revenge, school, ghetto, cross cultural relations, rage, slum, journalism ...
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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The Journey (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Spain, UK
Duration: 150 min.
Story: A young man living in a cold southern village in South America, decides to start a trip looking for his father. By doing this he discovers unexpected facts about his Latin American essence.
Style: road movie
Plot: parent child relationship, riding a bicycle, bicycle, travel, phantom, social criticism, debt, absent father, satire, father son relationship, father son reunion, politics ...
Place: buenos aires argentina, mexico, patagonia
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Careful, He Might Hear You (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Abandoned by his father after his mother dies, young PS lives in suburban Sydney with his aunt Lila and her husband George. While they lead a modest existence, PS is happy with them. However, his contentment is derailed when Lila's wealthy ...
Style: realistic, serious, gloomy, touching, emotional
Plot: aunt nephew relationship, custody, alcohol abuse, dysfunctional family, orphan, adult virgin, eccentric family, parents and children, working class, chaos and mayhem, human nature, social differences ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 1920s
Place: australia, new south wales, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Human Touch (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 102 min.
Story: To try to raise money for her choir's trip to China, Anna poses nude for an ageing artist and upon seeing the finished results goes on a journey of self discovery.
Plot: cuckolded husband, deep cleavage, female nudity, sexless marriage, male full rear nudity, open marriage, cheating wife, nudist, butler, female full frontal nudity, impotent husband, cuckold ...
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32%
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Nowhere to Run (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Harry's married to Marian and things are not going all that well, so he wants out but somehow feels that a divorce is not the answer. After developing a winning blackjack system, he hatches a plan that takes years of preparation: to fake his ...
Plot: husband wife relationship, private detective, suicide, secret
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31%
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Hotel Sorrento (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia, UK
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Meg, Pippa, and Hillary are sisters who grew up in Sorrento, a small seaside town in Australia. Meg, who has lived in England for 10 years has just written a criticially acclaimed novel which she claims is entirely fictional. The book causes a stir ...
Style: sincere, touching, talky, serious, realistic
Plot: beach, unfulfillment, golden years, family gatherings, dysfunctional family, family life, parents and children, looking for love, homecoming, death in the family, siblings relations, resort ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia, new york, usa, england, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.0
 91
Parklands (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 51 min.
Story: Rosie returns to her home city on the death of her father, a former policeman. His diaries hint at corruption, and she also receives hints and veiled threats which support her suspicions. Rosie puzzles about who he was, and about her early life and ...
Plot: police corruption, funeral, mistress, death of father, flashback, settler, widow, suspicion, girl, father daughter relationship, male female relationship, getting home ...
Place: south australia, australia, adelaide south australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Kangaroo (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia, Canada
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A mild-mannered English conscientious objector moves to what he feels will be the relative calm of Australia after World War I, but gets caught in the middle of violent battles between the rising trade unions and fascist groups.
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: writers, introspection, idealism, workplace situations, society, life is a bitch, dishonesty, state affairs, injustice, labor union, world war one, racism ...
Time: 1920s, 20s
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Elle (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Bulgaria, Chile, Switzerland, Portugal
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The story of a neurotic bachelor who, after marrying a beautiful woman, submits her to increasingly deranged accusations of infidelity and pleas for forgiveness.
Plot: female director, marriage, husband wife relationship, paranoia, mansion, jealousy
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Adam's Woman (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Adam is a young American wrongly accused of being an accomplice to murder while on shore leave in Liverpool. He is sentenced to death by hanging but the sentence is commuted to twenty years in a convict settlement in Australia.
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: penal colony, confined, destructive relationship, murder, frame up, haunted by the past, prison, prison life, crime, crimes, heroes, rivalry ...
Time: 19th century
Place: australia, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Barndommens gade (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 90 min.
Story: I en lille 2-værelses baggårdslejlighed, på Vesterbro i København, bor den 14 årige Ester (Sofie Gråbøl) sammen med faderen (Torben Jensen), moderen (Vigga Bro) og storebroderen Carl (Carl Quist Møller). Det er tidens typiske arbejderkvarter ...
Plot: menstruation, coming of age, grownups, girl, mother daughter relationship
Time: 1930s
Place: copenhagen, copenhagen denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Shame (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Asta Cadell, a lawyer traveling through the Australian Outback on holiday, stops in a small Western Australian town after her motorcycle breaks down and shacks up with Tim Curtis, the local mechanic, while fixing it. She then becomes involved in ...
Plot: rape, societal hypocrisy, australian outback, stalker, motorcycle, sergeant, revenge, rape and revenge, gang, australian
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Youth on the March (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A teenage boy stoner lives with his single mother.
Style: avant garde
Plot: drugs, counterculture, suburbs, skateboard, mother, marijuana, surrealism, australian, lifestyle, drug, youth, teenager ...
Place: australia, adelaide south australia, south australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Thirst (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Four people, isolated in their different ways are trapped in the desert and changed forever. Against impossible odds, can they find meaning - life, laughter and love before it is too late?
Plot: desert, isolation, outback, digging, hut, shooting, tv, foster home, excavation, hole, trapped, television
Time: year 2017
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Down the Ancient Stairs (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A mental hospital somewhere in Tuscany during the thirties. Far away from fascism, this closed world is rules over by Dr. Bonaccorsi, a passionate benevolent psychiatrist whose dream is to isolate the germ of madness. He is also a very active ...
Plot: female nudity, sex, adultery, nymphomaniac, mental institution
Time: 1930s
Place: tuscany, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.0
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The Well (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Young Katherine and her older friend Hester live at the isolated farm run by Hester and her father Francis. Katherine works as a maid and wants to leave that place because there's too much work. Hester, however, gets attracted to Katherine and ...
Style: psychological, bleak, suspenseful, atmospheric, contemplative ...
Plot: couples, strong female presence, small town life, friendship, woman in danger, small town, murder, countryside, heist, couple relations, deadly, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%