Movies like Group Portrait with a Lady

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Group Portrait with a Lady (1977)
 5.7
 353
Group Portrait with a Lady (1977)
Original name: Gruppenbild mit Dame
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: France, West Germany
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The story follows the life of a regular German women Leni Gruyten during the 1930s and 1940s. Through her interactions with friends, family and other people she knows, the regular folks' perception of the Nazi era is shown. (IMDb)
Style: epic, pre war
Plot: prisoner, grave, love, world war two, nazi, winter, mysticism, jewish, german, female nudity, death, nun, soldier, russian, cemetery, spirituality, post war, father daughter relationship, german soldier, pow, peace, male female relationship, starvation, convent, german history ...
Place: germany, berlin germany

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, emotional and captivating films with plots about world war two, nazi, german, death, male female relationship, war and soldier mostly in Drama, War and Romance genres. Some movies like Group Portrait with a Lady: Frantz (2016), Silence of the Sea (2004), A Year of the Quiet Sun (1984), Wherever You Are... (1988), Germany Pale Mother (1980). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Frantz (2016)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 113 min.
Story: In the aftermath of WWI, a young German who grieves the death of her fiancé in France meets a mysterious French man who visits the fiance’s grave to lay flowers.
Style: sentimental, captivating, inspirational, touching, romantic ...
Plot: world war one, violinist, post war, french soldier, german soldier, grave, letter, husband wife relationship, death of loved one, sadness, german, soldier ...
Time: post world war one, year 1918, 1910s, year 1919
Place: germany, paris france
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95%
Silence of the Sea (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In a small town in the West of France, during the German Occupation, a room is requisitioned by a Wehrmacht captain, Werner von Ebrennac. The house where he now stays is inhabited by young Jeanne, who makes a living by giving piano lessons, and by ...
Style: suspense, captivating, psychological
Plot: nazi occupation, world war two, german soldier, german officer, nazi, french resistance, grandfather granddaughter relationship, pianist, female protagonist, relationship problems, life is a bitch, french girl ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
A Year of the Quiet Sun (1984)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Poland, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Shortly after WWII an American soldier (Norman) and a Polish refugee (Emilia) fall in deep love. Eventually he will return to USA and both expect that she will soon follow him. Emilia's mother is sick but would recover by available medicine. ...
Style: realistic, serious, touching, atmospheric, gloomy ...
Plot: world war two, soldier, love, american, religions or cults, society, unfulfillment, love and romance, hopes, military, romance, war ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, year 1946, post world war two, year 1964
Place: poland, europe, berlin germany, arizona, warsaw poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
Wherever You Are... (1988)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Poland, UK, West Germany, France, Italy
Duration: 106 min.
Story: An Uruguayan diplomat brings his new wife with him on a business trip to Poland in the summer immediately preceding the outbreak of World War II.
Style: pre war
Plot: flashback, love, mental illness, world war two, schizophrenia, death, police, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, marriage, insanity, wealth ...
Place: uruguay, poland
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78%
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Germany Pale Mother (1980)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: West Germany
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Germany 1939. Hans and Lene marry the day before the war breaks out, and Hans is sent to the Eastern front. During a bombing raid their daughter Anna is born. The house is destroyed and Lene and Anna moves in with relatives in Berlin. Hans survives ...
Style: gloomy, disturbing, bleak, realistic, serious ...
Plot: world war two, wartime life, family in crisis, family life, couple relations, parents and children, life is a bitch, soldier, war, life turned upside down, family relations, couples ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s, post world war two, year 1939
Place: germany, europe, berlin germany, west germany
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75%
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The Cardinal (1963)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 175 min.
Story: A young Catholic priest from Boston confronts bigotry, Naziism, and his own personal conflicts as he rises to the office of cardinal.
Style: captivating, sincere, emotional, realistic, serious ...
Plot: world war two, church, bishop, family relations, racism, abortion, bigotry, priest, ku klux klan, catholic priest, hopes, state affairs ...
Place: italy, vienna, boston, rome italy, vatican ...
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Burnt by the Sun 2: Exodus (2010)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Russia
Duration: 181 min.
Story: Epic film about WWII, a sequel to Utomlyonnye solntsem (1994). Evil Stalin is terrorizing people of Russia while the Nazis are advancing. Russian officer Kotov, who miraculously survived the death sentence in Stalin's Purge, is now fighting in ...
Style: atmospheric, stylized, emotional, realistic, serious ...
Plot: world war two, wartime life, military, battles, family relations, dishonesty, life is a bitch, state affairs, soldier, war, military life, prisoner of war camp ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, year 1943, year 1941
Place: russia
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68%
Landscape After Battle (1970)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Poland
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Film opens with the mad rush of haphazard freedom as the concentration camps are liberated. Men are trying to grab food, change clothes, bury their tormentors they find alive. Then they are herded into other camps as the Allies try to devise policy ...
Style: serious, realistic, gloomy, touching, bleak ...
Plot: survival, world war two, concentration camp, hopes, unfulfillment, war, against humanity, love and romance, writer's life, confined, dealing with death, romance ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, post world war two, year 1945
Place: poland, warsaw poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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 7.1
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Mother Night (1996)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: An American spy behind the lines during WWII serves as a Nazi propagandist, a role he cannot escape in his future life as he can never reveal his real role in the war.
Style: suspense, uplifting, biting, realistic, serious ...
Plot: world war two, presumed dead, war crime, disorder, haunted by the past, human spirit, redemption, anti war, hidden identity, starting over, government agency, writer's life ...
Time: 60s, 1930s, 1940s, 20th century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.5
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Europa Europa (1990)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Germany, France, Poland
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A Jewish boy separated from his family in the early days of WWII poses as a German orphan and is taken into the heart of the Nazi world as a 'war hero' and eventually becomes a Hitler Youth. Although improbabilities and happenstance are ...
Style: epic, realistic, thought provoking, tense, captivating ...
Plot: holocaust, world war two, hitler youth, survival, ghetto, german, anti semitism, roommate, communism, homosexual, concentration camp, hidden identity ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
25 Fireman's Street (1973)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Hungary
Duration: 97 min.
Story: On one hot summer night, the residents of a Hungarian apartment house slated for demolition restlessly revisit their haunted pasts as they face an uncertain future. In a gently turning kaleidoscope of dream imagery, regret-laden nostalgia and ...
Style: surreal, talky, serious, realistic, contemplative ...
Plot: immigrants, family relations, world war two, attic, against humanity, politics, state affairs, soldier, society, confined, life is a bitch, couples ...
Place: hungary, former yugoslavia, eastern europe, central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Naked Among Wolves (2015)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Germany
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Naked Among Wolves (German: Nackt unter Wölfen) is a German drama film directed by Philipp Kadelbach in 2015. It is based on the novel of the same name by Bruno Apitz, which was published in 1958 by the East German Publishing house. It was created ...
Style: tense, captivating, psychological, realistic, ambiguous ending
Plot: holocaust, jewish, concentration camp, nazism, man boy relationship, liberation, resistance, prisoner, little boy, death threat, race against time, child in peril ...
Time: 1940s, year 1945
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
See You in the Next War (1980)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The two enemies from war, Slovenian partisan Berk and German soldier Bitter, meet each other during holidays in Spain. Recalling the war through conversation, Berk remembers Anton, his fellow comrade he had spend the most time with.
Plot: world war two, partisan, revolutionary, frustration, soldier, love, flashback, writers, battles, nazi soldier, world war two veteran, sex scene ...
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64%
 5.9
 30
The Birthday (1980)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Poland
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The four sequences in the film cover four days in a life of young Warsaw lad in September 1938, 1939, 1943 and 1944. In the first sequence Jurek decides not to study in the Sorbonne but enlists in a Polish military school instead. In the second ...
Plot: male female relationship, death of wife, rich, resistance fighter, teenage boy, patriotism, tragic event, librarian, bribe, coming of age, birthday, military hospital ...
Time: year 1938, year 1944, year 1943, year 1939, 1930s ...
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Warriors Five (1962)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Italy, France, Yugoslavia
Duration: 84 min.
Story: World War II Italy...1943. After parachuting behind enemy lines on an espionage mission, an American soldier is imprisoned by the enemy. He escapes with four Italian prisoners, enlisting their aid in exploding a bridge.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Fall of the Eagles (1989)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 85 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: nazi, female nudity, death of loved one, german soldier, train, wounded soldier, male protagonist, jewish, soldier, world war two, bomb, singer ...
Time: 1940s
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60%
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Forbidden (1984)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: West Germany, UK
Duration: 114 min.
Story: In Berlin in the early 1940s, romance is forbidden between the young countess who is studying veterinary medicine and a young man she meets at the home of a former professor. But they fall in love. She gets involved in helping Jews escape from the ...
Plot: forbidden love, world war two, nazi germany, bombing, ruins, train, nazi, escape, holocaust, jewish, high society, stock footage
Time: 1940s
Place: berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Last Train (1973)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Two people, a Frenchman Julien Maroyeur and a Jewish German woman (Anna Kupfer) met on a train while escaping the German army entering France.
Style: touching, emotional, sincere, sentimental, serious ...
Plot: world war two, train, couple relations, wartime life, fall in love, holocaust, love affair, pregnancy, love triangle, bittersweet, war, fugitives ...
Time: 1940s, year 1940
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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 6.8
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The Turncoat (2020)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Germany
Duration: 173 min.
Story: Directed by Academy Award-winner Florian Gallenberger from Sigefried Lenz's international bestseller, "Der Überläufer" is set in the summer of 1944. German soldier Walter Proska is about to return to the Eastern Front when his train ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, suspense, unusual plot structure, captivating ...
Plot: world war two, partisan, nazi germany, german soldier, pow, eastern front, soldier, defector, male objectification, abuse, brother brother relationship, loyalty ...
Time: year 1945, year 1944, post world war two, 1940s, year 1956
Place: berlin germany, east berlin, hamburg germany
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58%
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Sunshine (1999)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Germany, Austria, Canada, Hungary, France, UK, USA
Duration: 181 min.
Story: The film follows a Jewish family living in Hungary through three generations, rising from humble beginnings to positions of wealth and power in the crumbling Austro-Hungarian Empire. The patriarch becomes a prominent judge but is torn when his ...
Style: epic, tense, suspenseful, realistic, serious ...
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58%
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 38
Hideouts (1986)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Austria, West Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In this well-photographed and sometimes confusing wartime drama, an Austrian village experiences the tragedy of war on several different levels. Within one family, the younger son is jealous of the praise his father gives to a Polish POW who is ...
Plot: countryside, informant, australian, typhus, russian, brother brother relationship, husband wife relationship, world war two, father son relationship, death, death of brother, deserter ...
Time: 1940s
Place: austria, alps
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Passchendaele (2008)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Canada
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Sergeant Michael Dunne fights in the 10th Battalion, AKA The "Fighting Tenth" with the 1st Canadian Division and participated in all major Canadian battles of the war, and set the record for highest number of individual bravery awards for ...
Style: rough, emotional, realistic, serious, epic
Plot: battles, world war one, military, platoon, veteran, heroic mission, military life, battlefield, heroes, state affairs, love and romance, military hospital ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s, year 1917
Place: france, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.8
 13K
The Exception (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A German soldier tries to determine if the Dutch resistance has planted a spy to infiltrate the home of Kaiser Wilhelm in Holland during the onset of World War II, but falls for a young Jewish Dutch woman during his investigation.
Style: captivating, suspense, exciting, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: german soldier, nazi occupation, nazi officer, gestapo, third reich, love, nazi germany, german, jewish, german army, spy, bodyguard ...
Time: year 1940, 1920s, 1940s, year 1934
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⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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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, nudity (full frontal - brief), father, colonel, bread, bombing, air raid, mother, muslim, innocence, bakery ...
Place: bosnia, former yugoslavia, sarajevo
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 7.1
 803
Angry Harvest (1985)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: West Germany
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In the winter of 1942-43, a Jewish family leaps from a train going through Silesia. They are separated in the woods, and Leon, a local peasant who's now a farmer of some wealth, discovers the woman, Rosa, and hides her in his cellar. ...
Style: psychological, sincere, suspenseful, realistic, serious ...
Plot: holocaust, world war two, anti semitism, train, survival, captivity, voyeurism, forbidden love, obsession, wartime life, racism, human nature ...
Time: 1940s
Place: holland, poland, europe, vienna
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 7.8
 40K
Land of Mine (2015)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Denmark, Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In the days following the surrender of Germany in May 1945, a group of young German prisoners of war were handed over to the Danish authorities and subsequently sent out to the West Coast, where they were ordered to remove the more than two million ...
Style: suspense, emotional, brutal, realistic, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: german soldier, minefield, pow, soldier, world war two, war crime, nazi, child soldier, moral dilemma, teenager, military officer, abuse of power ...
Time: post world war two, 1940s, year 1945, 20th century, future
Place: denmark, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 7.1
 8K
Bent (1997)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: UK, Japan
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Max is a handsome young man who, after a fateful tryst with a German soldier, is forced to run for his life. Eventually Max is placed in a concentration camp where he pretends to be Jewish because in the eyes of the Nazis, gays are the lowest form ...
Style: touching, bleak, serious, brutal, disturbing ...
Plot: gay, holocaust, survival, concentration camp, friendship, dehumanization, human spirit, gay love, love and romance, confined, fall in love, forced labor ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s, 20th century, year 1934, year 1944
Place: germany, europe, berlin germany, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 7.4
 2K
Passenger (1963)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Poland
Duration: 62 min.
Story: The last film of Andrzej Munk, who died in a crash during the filming. A German woman on a ship coming back to Europe notices a face of another woman which brings recollections from the past. She tells her husband that she has been an overseer in ...
Plot: auschwitz, ship, war crime, nazi, children, female protagonist, sadism, female nudity, world war two, brutality, cruise, train ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Angel of Mercy (1993)
Genre: Romance, War, Drama
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The love story between a young widow and an austrian-hungarian army officer during the First World War.
Plot: love, war crime, hospital, death, marriage, nurse, husband wife relationship, military, frustration, male female relationship, escape, world war one ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Merry Christmas (2005)
Genre: Drama, History, Music, Romance, War
Country: France, Germany, UK, Belgium, Romania
Duration: 116 min.
Story: In 1914, World War I, the bloodiest war ever at that time in human history, was well under way. However on Christmas Eve, numerous sections of the Western Front called an informal, and unauthorized, truce where the various front-line soldiers of the ...
Style: uplifting, touching, emotional, captivating, sincere ...
Plot: christmas, idealism, world war one, friendship, human spirit, german, battles, soldier, truce, war, hopes, french ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, year 1914
Place: europe, berlin germany, brussels, prussia, glasgow scotland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%