Movies like Cat and Mouse 1967

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Cat and Mouse (1967)
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Cat and Mouse (1967)
Original name: Katz und Maus
Genre: Drama, War
Country: West Germany, Poland
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A film adaptation of the book by the same name written by Günter Grass. Pilenz, the narrator, revisits places of his childhood, going through his memories regarding his relationship to Mahlke, an old "friend" of his.
Plot: world war two, thief, nazi, military, friendship, german, soldier, third reich, male nudity, suicide, theft, exile, german soldier, war hero, memory, heroism, classmate, male full rear nudity, teenage boy, high school, german army, satire, inferiority complex, friend, controversy ...
Place: germany

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, disturbing and suspenseful films with plots about world war two, soldier, german soldier, military, war, battles and friendship mostly in Drama, War and Romance genres. Some movies like Cat and Mouse: See You in the Next War (1980), The Dawns Here Are Quiet (2015), Tomorrow Was the War (1987), Klim Voroshilov-2 Tank (1990), Twilight (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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, writers, battles, sex scene, world war two veteran, male nudity, nazi soldier, soldier, love ...
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Dawns Here Are Quiet (2015)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Russia
Duration: 120 min.
Story: It is late spring of 1942, and the Great Patriotic War is in full swing. A long way off from the front-line, at some God-forgotten junction, the Germans make an air landing operation in an attempt to get through to the Kirov railway and the White ...
Style: dramatic, suspenseful, realistic, serious, compassionate ...
Plot: female soldier, world war two, heroism, wartime life, soldier, war, friendship, german, female friendship, human relationship, heroic mission, battles ...
Place: ussr, siberia
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
Tomorrow Was the War (1987)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A drama a life in a small Russian provincial town in 1940 - one year before Germany invaded the Soviet Union. Two school girls for the first time in their lives discover truth about Stalin repressions against innocent people. Based on a novel by ...
Plot: world war two, totalitarian regime, totalitarian state, repression, friendship, heroism, mother daughter relationship, memory, tragic event, partisan, arrest, high school student ...
Time: 1940s, pre world war two, year 1940
Place: ussr, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
Klim Voroshilov-2 Tank (1990)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Tank Klim Voroshilov 2
Style: exciting, rough, disturbing, sincere, touching ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war two, great patriotic war, death, tank, wartime, eastern front, nazi soldier, military life, wartime life, nazi, german soldier, battlefield ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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Twilight (2006)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Germany, Russia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In the last winter 1945 of WWII a group of captive German soldiers is brought to a remote Russian village, where widows, a child and a crippled are the only ones left. This is a military drama about those, who can love and forgive.
Style: thought provoking, heartbreaking, touching, disturbing
Plot: world war two, pow, nazi soldier, culture clash, military, confined, crime against humanity, german soldier, friendship, morality, russian, brutality ...
Time: year 1945
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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The Tin Drum (1979)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: West Germany, France, Poland
Duration: 142 min.
Story: Oskar is born in Germany in 1924 with an advanced intellect. Repulsed by the hypocrisy of adults and the irresponsibility of society, he refuses to grow older after his third birthday.
Style: surreal, disturbing, thought provoking, art house, harsh ...
Plot: fascism, world war two, coming of age, wartime life, nazi, circus, war, life is a bitch, political unrest, against humanity, dishonesty, grownups ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 1930s, year 1939, 19th century ...
Place: germany, latin america, japan, europe, poland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
El Alamein - The Line of Fire (2002)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 117 min.
Story: War seen through the eyes of Serra, a university student from Palermo who volunteers in 1942 to fight in Africa. He is assigned to the Pavia Division on the southern line in Egypt. Rommel and the Axis forces are bogged down; it's October, the ...
Style: serious, bleak, realistic, captivating, sincere
Plot: world war two, war, battles, soldier, military, friendship, wartime life, military life, british army, behind enemy lines, introspection, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 1940s, year 1942, 20th century
Place: middle east, egypt, africa, alexandria egypt, libya ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Breakthrough (1979)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: West Germany
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Starting in late May 1944, during the German retreat on the Eastern Front, Captain Stransky (Helmut Griem) orders Sergeant Steiner (Richard Burton) to blow up a railway tunnel to prevent Russian forces from using it. Steiner's platoon fails in ...
Plot: world war two, eastern front, tank, nazi, war, assassination, troops, conspiracy, pacifist, d day, retreat, wehrmacht ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, year 1944
Place: normandy, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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All Quiet on the Western Front (1979)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 150 min.
Story: At the start of World War I, Paul Baumer is a young German patriot, eager to fight. Indoctrinated with propaganda at school, he and his friends eagerly sign up for the army soon after graduation. But when the horrors of war soon become too much to ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, disturbing, gloomy ...
Plot: world war one, soldier, war, war hero, death of hero, military, battles, hospital, anti war, school, classmate, life is a bitch ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s
Place: germany, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
The Long Day's Dying (1968)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Three British soldiers and their German captive trek through the European countryside.
Style: realistic, serious, cult film
Plot: world war two, soldier, captive, military, confined, survival, rescue, escapades, war, military life, basic training, anti war ...
Time: 1940s
Place: germany, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 8.4
 249K
The Boat (1981)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: West Germany, Italy, France, UK
Duration: 149 min.
Story: A German submarine hunts allied ships during the Second World War, but it soon becomes the hunted. The crew tries to survive below the surface, while stretching both the boat and themselves to their limits.
Style: epic, suspenseful, suspense, atmospheric, realistic ...
Plot: submarine, world war two, naval battle, navy, war, nazi, battles, ocean, anti war, survival, german, military ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, year 1942, year 1941
Place: germany, atlantic ocean, mediterranean sea
⇓ similarity ⇓
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 7.0
 6K
1944 (2015)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Estonia, Finland
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The events of the war in 1944, from the Blue Hills to Sõrve Peninsula. Shown through the eyes of Estonian soldiers who had to pick sides and fight against fellow brothers. Choices have to be made, not only by the soldiers, but also by their loved ...
Style: tense, psychological, captivating, suspense
Plot: world war two, nazi, eastern front, nazi soldier, german army, soldier, enemy, death, retreat, attack, battles, military ...
Time: year 1944, 1940s
Place: estonia, europe, ussr
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 7.4
 27K
Cross of Iron (1977)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK, West Germany
Duration: 119 min.
Story: It is 1943, and the German army, ravaged and demoralised, are hastily retreating from the Russian front. In the midst of all this madness, conflict brews between the aristocratic yet ultimately pusillanimous Captain Stransky and the courageous ...
Style: brutal, tense, realistic, bleak, gloomy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war two, soldier, war, eastern front, nazi, homosexual, wehrmacht, anti war, survival, tank, russian, german ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, year 1943
Place: russia, germany, siberia, france, berlin germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Hell Is for Heroes (1962)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: World War II drama where the action centers around a single maneuver by a squad of GIs in retaliation against the force of the German Siegfried line. Reese joins a group of weary GIs unexpectedly ordered back into the line when on their way to a ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, rough, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war two, war, military, battles, infantry, soldier, rebellion, heroic mission, military life, fighting the system, leadership, heroes ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, year 1944
Place: germany, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.5
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Road to Berlin (2015)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Russia
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A story about two young men during the last days of WWII.
Style: rough, suspenseful, captivating, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war two, military, soldier, friendship, society, fascism, violence, friendship between men, war, great patriotic war, courage, fight ...
Time: 1940s
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Honors of War (1961)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: This is August 1944. In France the times are uncertain and some places can be in turns liberated by the Allies and reclaimed by the Occupiers. The place is Nanteuil, a provincial town. The German troops present there are exhausted and leaderless and ...
Plot: american soldier, soldier, military, world war two, liberation, village, french soldier, u.s. army, nazi soldier, partisan, german soldier, wehrmacht ...
Time: year 1944
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Lieutenant Natassa (1970)
Genre: War, Drama
Country: Greece
Duration: 136 min.
Story: The year is 1965. Natasa Arseni visits Dachau, the place where she was found by the Americans at the end of the World War II. She returns to Greece, and during the train ride she recalls those past events. Before the beginning of the Greek-Italian ...
Plot: world war two, resistance fighter, horse, marriage, female protagonist, battles, squad, only son, german occupation, mute, torture, grave ...
Time: 1940s, year 1940, 70s
Place: greece, athens greece, hellas
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
At War as at War (1969)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 90 min.
Story: To the young lieutenant Maleshkin the war is a minor obstacle, if compared to his personal battle to command his subordinates, while conducting an armored vehicle at the same time he's trying to impress his superior Soviet officers who put him ...
Style: thought provoking, realistic, captivating, disturbing
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soviet army, world war two, tank, great patriotic war, red army, military, soldier, heroism, heroes, battles, transformation, friendship ...
Time: 1940s, year 1943
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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A Bullet for Rommel (1969)
Genre: War, Drama
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 104 min.
Story: During World War II, a tough officer organizes a commando raid into Germany.
Plot: world war two, commando raid, commando, woman, human, weapons, train, bunker, mission, tank, german soldier, pilot ...
Time: 1940s, year 1944, 20th century
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas (2008)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When his family moves from their home in Berlin to a strange new house in Poland, young Bruno befriends Shmuel, a boy who lives on the other side of the fence where everyone seems to be wearing striped pajamas. Unaware of Shmuel's fate as a ...
Style: emotional, touching, sad, heartbreaking, serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens
Plot: world war two, holocaust, concentration camp, jewish, childhood, nazi, war, friendship, nazism, against humanity, gas chamber, boy ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: germany, poland, europe, berlin germany, switzerland
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Unknown Soldier (2017)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Finland, Belgium, Iceland
Duration: 132 min.
Story: The film follows Finnish army machine gun company in Continuation War against Soviet Union, 1941–1944. Based on Väinö Linna's best selling novel Tuntematon Sotilas (The Unknown Soldier) and the novel's uncensored version, Sotaromaani ...
Style: sincere, disturbing, suspenseful, realistic, thought provoking ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war two, infantry, military, eastern front, soldier, friendship, husband wife relationship, friend, firing squad, battles, insubordination, adaptation ...
Time: 1940s, year 1943, year 1942, year 1941, year 1944
Place: finland, ussr
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Fall of the Eagles (1989)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 85 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: world war two, soldier, bomb, singer, father daughter relationship, male protagonist, nazi, female nudity, death of loved one, german soldier, train, wounded soldier ...
Time: 1940s
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Brothers of War (2015)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When a bitter rivalry between two brothers finally erupts into bloody, life-changing violence it is younger bother Greg who signs up for frontline battle in France. Greg discovers a world of uncompromising brutality as we follow him on his journey ...
Style: suspense, psychological, suspenseful, tense, disturbing
Plot: world war two, sibling relationship, sibling rivalry, soldier, violence, british soldier, torture, brother, enemy, german soldier, brutality, brother brother relationship ...
Place: germany, united kingdom, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Just Beyond This Forest (1991)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Poland
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Set in 1942, The Jewish wife she worked for before the war hires her to take her young daughter to the countryside until the war is over.
Plot: world war two, wartime life, german, jewess, soldier, elderly woman, jewish girl, empathy, jewish ghetto, mishap, mother daughter relationship, death ...
Time: 1940s
Place: warsaw poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
A Midnight Clear (1992)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Set in 1944 France, an American Intelligence Squad locates a German Platoon wishing to surrender rather than die in Germany's final war offensive. The two groups of men, isolated from the war at present, put aside their differences and spend ...
Style: bleak, realistic, political, psychological, harsh ...
Plot: world war two, christmas, anti war, innocence lost, war, friendship, violence, tragedy, runaway, sacrifice, stereotypes, secrets ...
Time: 1940s, year 1944
Place: germany, poland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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4 Days in May (2011)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Germany, Russia, Ukraine
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A group of Russian soldiers are sent into Northern Germany at the tail-end of WWII, where they occupy a children's home in close proximity to a larger German unit. Against these odds, a friendship forms between a German orphan and a childless ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspense, captivating
Plot: world war two, holocaust, russian soldier, battles, military life, love affair, military, wartime life, friendship, basic training, soldier, wound ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, year 1945
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Taxi for Tobruk (1961)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: France, Spain, West Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: During World War II, French Commandos join forces with a German officer in order to survive the African desert.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, road movie, suspenseful ...
Plot: world war two, war, desert, friendship, soldier, adventure, military, hostage, tank, courage, pow, german soldier ...
Time: 1940s, year 1942
Place: africa, libya, north africa, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Summer of '44 - The Lost Generation (2017)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Germany, Czech Republic
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Summer 1944, Schwäbisch Hall. Contrary to the war propaganda and the decreed heroism, the 16-year-old boys dream of Swing music, sex and freedom - and of Lore, the air force helper from the air base, who attracts all eyes in her red swimsuit. At ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, suspense, captivating, touching ...
Plot: coming of age, friendship, nazi germany, teenager, boy, father son relationship, public humiliation, friends, german soldier, fall in love, youth, love and romance ...
Time: year 1944, 1940s
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Boat Is Full (1981)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Switzerland, West Germany, Austria
Duration: 101 min.
Story: During World War II, Switzerland severely limited refugees: "Our boat is full." A train from Germany halts briefly in an isolated corner of Switzerland. Six people jump off seeking asylum: four Jews, a French child, and a German soldier. ...
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, bleak, disturbing
Plot: holocaust, world war two, border, refugee, anti semitism, children, ship, passport, racial prejudice, escape attempt, border crossing, train ...
Time: 1940s
Place: switzerland, germany, europe, zurich switzerland
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.6
 841
War Requiem (1989)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A film with no spoken dialogue, just follows the music and lyrics of Benjamin Britten's "War Requiem, which include WWI soldier poet Wilfred Owen's poems reflecting the war's horrors. It shows the story of an Englishman soldier ...
Style: serious, realistic, thought provoking, atmospheric, gloomy ...
Plot: world war one, vietnam war, soldier, military, battles, anti war, performer's life, against humanity, artists and showbiz, life is a bitch, war, unfulfillment ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%