Movies like Louisiana

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Louisiana (1984)
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Louisiana (1984)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War, Western
Country: France, Italy, Canada, USA
Duration: 186 min.
Story: Virginia Tregan returns to her home in the U.S. Deep South from a sojourn in Paris only to discover that her family plantation and its holdings have been lost. She determines to recoup her family's fortune.
Plot: plantation, southern belle, civil war, american civil war, farm, southerner, deep south
Place: louisiana, southern usa, paris france

Most similar movies to Louisiana

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, captivating and touching films with plots about civil war, american civil war, battles, battle, soldier, military and gun mostly in Drama, War and History genres. Some movies like Louisiana: Beulah Land (1980), Old Man (1997), Journey to Shiloh (1968), Ride with the Devil (1999), The Red Badge of Courage (1974). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Beulah Land (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 281 min.
TV show
Story: This sweeping epic dramatized the lives of two Georgia families during the early-to-mid 1800s: the Kendricks, who resided on the Beulah Land plantation, and the Davises, who owned the Oaks plantation. Both families loved, prospered and lost during ...
Plot: plantation, american civil war, civil war, family disapproval, dysfunctional family, brother, slavery, southern belle
Time: 19th century, 1870s
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Little Shepherd Of Kingdom Come (1961)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Director Andrew V. McLaglen's 1961 drama, based on John William Fox's novel, is the tale of a young man returning home after fighting in the Civil War. The cast includes Jimmie Rodgers, Luana Patten, Chill Wills, George Kennedy, Neil ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: civil war, american flag, musket, kiss, violence, shepherd, u.s. cavalry, main character shot, faith, christian, flintlock rifle, confederate army ...
Time: 19th century
Place: kentucky
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
 7.3
 197
Old Man (1997)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: One of the most frequently dramatized of all William Faulkner stories, Old Man is based on a section of Faulkner's 1939 novel The Wild Palms. Set during the cataclysmic 1927 Mississippi river flood, the story revolves around the curious ...
Plot: flood, swamp, convict, pregnancy
Place: louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Journey to Shiloh (1968)
Genre: Drama, War, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: At the beginning of the Civil War, seven friends embark on a cross-country journey in order to join the Confederate army.
Style: atmospheric, exciting, captivating, realistic, serious
Plot: american civil war, battles, battle zone, military life, destiny, wartime life, on the road, war, heroes, rivalry, friends, military ...
Time: 19th century
Place: tennessee, texas, usa, mississippi, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Ride with the Devil (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Ride with the Devil follows four people who are fighting for truth and justice amidst the turmoil of the American Civil War. Director Ang Lee takes us to a no man's land on the Missouri/Kansas border where a staunch loyalist, an ...
Style: realistic, bleak, touching, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: american civil war, civil war, raid, war, romance, reincarnation, fall in love, uninhibited rivalry, save the lady, supernatural, rivalry, love and romance ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: st. louis missouri, missouri, texas, germany, kansas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Red Badge of Courage (1974)
Genre: Drama, War, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: During the Civil War, a young man enthusiastically joins the Union army thirsting to find glory and honor, but his first battle opens his eyes to reality.....
Plot: battles, battle, american civil war, courage, flashback, tent, civil war, horse, shot in the stomach, corpse, forest, gun ...
Place: virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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 483
The Colt (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: During the heat of battle in the midst of the Civil War, a beguilingly innocent colt is born to Union Jim Rabb's beloved mare. Refusing the orders to shoot it, lest it prove a hindrance, Rabb keeps the colt as a consolation in these desperate ...
Style: serious, realistic, touching, sincere, exciting
Plot: american civil war, soldier, battles, colt, military life, americana, basic training, daring rescue, military, danger, animal life, friendship ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: virginia, michigan, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Belizaire the Cajun (1986)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In 19th-century Louisiana's Cajun country, Belizaire (Armand Assante) is the informal spokesman for his citizens, who don't see eye to eye with local racists who wish to eradicate all Cajuns. Complicating matters is the fact that ...
Style: emotional, sincere, touching, serious, realistic ...
Plot: racism, village, cajun, americana, murder, police corruption, interracial relations, social relations, healing power, injustice, vigilantism, false accusation ...
Time: 19th century, 1850s
Place: louisiana, usa, tokyo, egypt, texas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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North and South (1985)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 561 min.
TV show
Story: Two friends, one northern and one southern, struggle to maintain their friendship as events build towards the American Civil War.
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, atmospheric, emotional ...
Plot: american civil war, civil war, friendship, espionage, love and romance, family feud, slavery, military base, love triangle, foe turned friend, best friends, military ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s, 1850s, 1840s, victorian era
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.6
 26K
Gettysburg (1993)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 271 min.
Story: Summer 1863. The Confederacy pushes north into Pennsylvania. Union divisions converge to face them. The two great armies clash at Gettysburg, site of a theology school. For three days, through such legendary actions as Little Round Top and ...
Style: epic, intense, realistic, captivating, serious ...
Plot: american civil war, civil war, slavery, battles, military, war, soldier, heroic mission, state affairs, civil rights, battle zone, military life ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: usa, pennsylvania, maryland
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 4.8
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Dog Jack (2010)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: "Dog Jack" is the story of a slave boy and his dog who escape the master's plantation, join the union army, and have to face their former master on the battlefield. The story is inspired by the historical true-life adventures of the ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, uplifting, bleak
Plot: american civil war, military, soldier, heroes, teenage boy, scout, military enlistment, slave, plantation, war, general, corporal punishment ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.2
 140K
Cold Mountain (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: USA, Italy, Romania, UK
Duration: 154 min.
Story: In this classic story of love and devotion set against the backdrop of the American Civil War, a wounded Confederate soldier named W.P. Inman deserts his unit and travels across the South, aiming to return to his young wife, Ada, who he left behind ...
Style: captivating, emotional, epic, serious, romantic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: american civil war, tragic love, getting home, slavery, survival, lovers reunited, loss of family member, lovers apart, power of love, wartime life, love and romance, love story ...
Time: 1860s, 19th century
Place: usa, south carolina, north carolina, atlantic ocean, appalachia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Last Confederate: The Story of Robert Adams (2005)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, History, Romance, War, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Amid the bitter divisiveness of the Civil War, Confederate Capt. Robert Adams (Julian Adams) feels the rift within his soul. Steadfastly loyal to the South, Adams also holds an unshakable love for his Northerner wife, Eveline McCord (Gwendolyn ...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, romantic, saga
Plot: battles, true love, love affair, wartime life, leadership, society, military, love and romance, heroes, romance, american civil war, supportive spouse ...
Time: 19th century
Place: southern usa, south carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Across Five Aprils (1990)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Story: Jethro Creighton (Todd Duffey) is a young man of nine years from Southern Illinois who is growing up during the outbreak of the American Civil War. Helping his father farm is all he really knows. This makes things difficult when his kin fights for ...
Plot: battles, slavery, dialect, american civil war, brother brother relationship, soldier, union, death, civil war, battle, family relations, confederacy
Place: illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
A Tale of Two Cities (1980)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 162 min.
Story: Dissolute barrister Sydney Carton becomes enchanted and then hopelessly in love with the beautiful Lucie Manette. But Lucie loves and marries Charles Darnay, and remains oblivious to Carton's undimmed devotion to her. When Darnay is ensnared in ...
Style: touching, emotional, serious, realistic
Plot: friendship, revolution, charles dickens, french revolution, tragic love, love triangle, heroic mission, wartime life, destructive relationship, unfulfilled love, fall in love, couple relations ...
Time: 18th century
Place: london, paris france, france, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
North and South, Book II (1986)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 570 min.
TV show
Story: The continuing saga of the Hazards and the Mains. The Hazards are from the North and the Mains from the South. George Hazard and Orry Main met at West Point and fought in the Mexican American war together becoming fast friends. Now they find ...
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, family saga
Plot: american civil war, slavery, civil war, friendship, military life, wartime life, espionage, best friends, romance, war, society, friends ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s, victorian era
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
In The French Style (1963)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A young American art student must decide whether to stay in Paris with her boyfriend or go back to the U.S. when her wealthy father arrives to bring her back.
Plot: coming of age, independence, painting, romance, art student, art, father daughter relationship
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.3
 3K
Mandingo (1975)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: A slave owner in the 1840s trains one of his slaves to be a bare-knuckle fighter.
Style: realistic, serious, sexy, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: interracial relations, interracial romance, slave trade, interracial sex, slavery, gambling, gory, crumbling marriage, opposites attract, destructive relationship, racism, discrimination ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s
Place: usa, new orleans, louisiana, turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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 6.7
 1K
The Hunley (1999)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: CSS Hunley tells the incredible true story of the crew of the manually propelled submarine CSS Hunley, during the siege of Charleston of 1864. It is a story of heroism in the face of adversity, the Hunley being the first submersible to sink an enemy ...
Style: serious, realistic, touching, captivating
Plot: submarine, american civil war, civil war, escapades, rivalry, ocean, failed attempt, weapon system, ocean or sea, battles, political unrest, anti heroes ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s, 1800s, year 1995
Place: south carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.0
 146
Slaves (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A Kentucky slave fights for his freedom from cruel overseer whose mistress eventually joins Davis and the other slaves in their revolt.
Plot: plantation, slavery, slave, african american, miscegenation, fire, finance, escape, childbirth, baby, torture, mistress ...
Time: 19th century
Place: southern usa, kentucky, mississippi
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Prince of Homburg (1997)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The Prince of Homburg, disobeys orders and leads a cavalry charge in battle against the Swedes, which leads to victory. He is court martialled however for disobeying orders and sentenced to death. His love who is now to be betrothed to the King of ...
Plot: dream, insubordination, battles, death sentence, male female relationship, military, jail, honor, battle, prison, death, justice ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.1
 117
The Scavengers (1969)
Genre: Drama, Western, War
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The Scavengers Were Rotten to the Core - Thoroughly Disgusting, And Had a Serious Freudian Problem... You'll Probably Love Them
Style: psychotronic
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), large breasts, breasts, arizona territory, big breasts, sergeant, civil war, female nudity, rape, american civil war, u.s. civil war, exploitation ...
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Servant and Mistress (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a rich man' dies and his maid Maria unexpectedly becomes his heir, she is now the mistress of the man's household. In order to get revenge on the man's nephew Jerome, for slights on her person which he committed while she was but ...
Plot: sex with a stranger, dominatrix, cleavage, legacy, mansion, breakfast in bed, housekeeper, humiliation, cuckold, male full rear nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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 7.3
 8K
Shenandoah (1965)
Genre: Drama, War, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Charlie Anderson, a farmer in Shenandoah, Virginia, finds himself and his family in the middle of the Civil War he wants nothing to do with. When his youngest boy is taken prisoner by the North the Civil War is forced upon him.
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, rough, emotional ...
Plot: american civil war, interracial relations, anti war, pow, family relations, heroes, widower, war, bittersweet, society, parents and children, missing person ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: virginia, usa, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Colonel Chabert (1994)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Colonel Chabert has been severely wounded in the French-Russian Napoleonic war to the point that the medical examiner has signed his death certificate. When he regains his health and memory, he goes back to Paris, where his "widow", Anne ...
Style: sentimental, serious, harsh, talky, disturbing ...
Plot: battles, betrayal, haunted by the past, homecoming, war, military, romance, infidelity, wartime life, missing person, dishonesty, life is a bitch ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s, 1810s, 18th century
Place: france, paris france, europe, tokyo, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Feast of All Saints (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Set in nineteenth-century New Orleans, the story depicts the gens de couleur libre, or the Free People of Colour, a dazzling yet damned class caught between the world of white privilege and black oppression.
Style: atmospheric, touching, sincere, emotional, serious ...
Plot: interracial relations, racism, human spirit, social differences, parents and children, discrimination, hopes, life is a bitch, injustice, family relations, sexual content, society ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s
Place: new orleans, louisiana, usa, haiti
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Ambrose Bierce: Civil War Stories (2006)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Legendary writer Ambrose Bierce was known to be brilliant, cantankerous and romantic in all his life's passions, and was revered as one of the top storytellers of the late 19th Century. In 1890, he presented his recently published collection of ...
Style: touching, exciting, melancholic, captivating, surprise ending
Plot: civil war, american civil war, battlefield, politician, pursuit, storytelling, spy, husband wife relationship, military, soldier, memory, underwater scene ...
Time: 1890s
Place: alabama, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Mata Hari, agent H21 (1964)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: This French version of the notorious spy's life centers less on her romantic escapades, and more on those that reveal the person she actually was during WW I when her German superiors ordered her to seduce the French captain Trintignant so she ...
Plot: world war one, secret service, exotic dancer, execution, femme fatale, romance, secret agents, secret agent, photo album, secret code, archive footage, death of title character ...
Time: year 1917, 1910s
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.6
 1K
Free Men (2011)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In Paris during WWII, an Algerian immigrant is inspired to join the resistance by his unexpected friendship with a Jewish man. Based on not very known facts about the Muslim community in Paris during WWII, when the Paris Mosque and its dynamic ...
Style: realistic, serious, touching, sincere
Plot: friendship, german occupation, resistance, idealism, human spirit, moral dilemma, rebellion, fighting the system, against humanity, anti semitism, wartime life, society ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century, year 1942, year 1944
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.7
 464
California (1977)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 98 min.
Story: At the end of the Civil War, a Union soldier is released from prison and travels with a fellow prisoner to Missouri where his travelling companion is shot and hung for horse stealing. California decides to take the dead companion's belongings ...
Plot: reward, ex soldier, shot in the back, blood, american civil war, confederate soldier, sister, soldier, street shootout, violence, rape, farm ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%