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The Standard (1977)
 6.0
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The Standard (1977)
Original name: Die Standarte
Genre: Action, Romance, War
Country: West Germany, Austria, Spain
Duration: 120 min.
Story: During the final days of the First World War, Officer Menis does his duty in defending the battle flag of the defeated Austro-Hungarian empire, while his fellow troops, a motley gang recruited from several different countries not loyal to the royal family, simply try to survive by any means possible.
Plot: horse, world war one, death, soldier, weapons, train, gun, horse riding, human, woman, machine gun, opera, train station, rifle, mutiny, insubordination, pistol, british soldier, railway station, shot to death, shot in the head, riding a horse, british man
Time: year 1918, 20th century, 1910s
Place: austria

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, exciting and suspenseful films with plots about death, soldier, military, battles, explosion, world war two and war mostly in War, Action and Drama genres. Some movies like The Standard: Aces High (1976), Battle of the Commandos (1969), The South Railway Battle (1978), The Blue Max (1966), Allies (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.6
 2K
Aces High (1976)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: UK, France
Duration: 114 min.
Story: The first World War is in its third year and aerial combat above the Western Front is consuming the nation's favored children at an appalling rate. By early 1917, the average life-span of a British pilot is less than a fortnight. Such losses ...
Style: gloomy, rough, serious, bleak, contemplative ...
Plot: world war one, air disaster, military, soldier, pilot, aerial combat, fighter pilot, aerial combats, battle zone, danger, alcohol abuse, rescue ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, year 1917
Place: england, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Battle of the Commandos (1969)
Genre: Action, War
Country: Italy, Spain, West Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A British Colonel is angry with his superiors after his entire platoon is slaughtered by the Germans in what he saw as a suicide mission. So for his next mission, he takes along a platoon a convicted criminals - to prepare the Normandy beaches for ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, exciting, captivating, rough ...
Plot: soldier, military, world war two, resistance, collaborator, submarine, train, revenge, disguise, commando, vengeance, battles ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1940s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
The South Railway Battle (1978)
Genre: Romance, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Autumn, 1941. Tito's partisans are ordered to attack a railway network system used by the Germans, their Bulgarian allies and local collaborators. A bloody battle ensues.
Plot: massacre, battle, world war two, battles, commander, gun, rifle, shot to death, message, fire, train wreck, train ...
Time: 20th century, year 1941, 1940s
Place: yugoslavia, former yugoslavia, serbia
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 7.1
 6K
The Blue Max (1966)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, War
Country: UK
Duration: 156 min.
Story: A young pilot in the German air force of 1918, disliked as lower-class and unchivalrous, tries ambitiously to earn the medal offered for 20 kills.
Style: serious, exciting, realistic, dramatic, epic ...
Plot: fighter pilot, world war one, military, ambition, rivalry, soldier, biplane, war, politics, anti war, adventure, heroes ...
Time: 1910s, 1930s, 70s
Place: germany, berlin germany, france, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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 5.1
 830
Allies (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: August 1944 two months after D-Day, the Allies are advancing across France. A team of British and American commandos are dropped behind enemy lines on a secret mission to ambush a German Officer and steal maps charting the location of the enemy ...
Style: captivating, exciting, tense, suspense
Plot: military, world war two, soldier, ambush, secret mission, danger, battles, friendship, survival, explosion, american soldier, suicide ...
Time: year 1944, 20th century, 1940s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 2.2
 805
Ardennes Fury (2014)
Genre: Action, War
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: As the Battle of the Bulge rages on, an American tank unit gets trapped behind Nazi lines. With just hours before the bombs of Operation Ardennes Fury fall, the tank's commander makes the risky decision to rescue an orphanage.
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, tense, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war two, military, soldier, heroic mission, daring rescue, battles, danger, heroes, tank, platoon, war, tough heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 40s
Place: germany, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.5
 41K
Flyboys (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 140 min.
Story: The adventures of the Lafayette Escadrille, young Americans who volunteered for the French military before the U.S. entered World War I, and became the country's first fighter pilots.
Style: exciting, realistic, suspenseful, harsh, factual ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: aerial combat, world war one, war, airplane, military, adventure, german, danger, french, heroes, vengeance, heroic mission ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: europe, france, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Churchill's Leopards (1970)
Genre: Action, Thriller, War
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A British commando team heads into France to blow up a German-held dam in preparation for D-Day, while a British agent infiltrates the German garrison to give inside help. The twist is that the British officer is replacing his twin German brother.
Plot: hostage, truck, shot to death, explosive, german soldier, scuba diving, commando, commando raid, enemy, death, world war two, drill ...
Time: year 1944, 1940s, 20th century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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The Day and the Hour (1963)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, War
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: It's the spring of 1944 and Therese is in a hurry to get back to Paris. The trains aren't running from the village where she has gone to visit her father's grave and to fill two suitcases with food. Some British and American planes ...
Plot: world war two, gestapo, partisan, french resistance, assassination, frenchwoman, pistol, german soldier, suspicion, sabotage, railway, checkpoint ...
Time: year 1944
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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: commando, commando raid, soldier, airplane, blood, explosion, pilot, german soldier, shot to death, bunker, world war two, military ...
Time: 1940s, year 1944, 20th century
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Second Front (2005)
Genre: Action, Romance, War
Country: Russia, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In an explosive and action-packed story of heroism and courage under fire, American and Russian troops must join forces in a desperate mission that could change the course of World War 2.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, suspense, tense ...
Plot: war, world war two, espionage, kgb, save the day, undercover, escapades, confined, daring rescue, secret agents, danger, intrigue ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, 1940s, year 1942
Place: europe, germany, cyprus, ukraine, moscow russia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Dirty Dozen: Next Mission (1985)
Genre: Action, War
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Major Reisman is "volunteered" to lead another mission using convicted army soldiers, sentenced to either death or long prison terms. This time their mission is to kill a Nazi general who plans to assassinate Hitler.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, rough, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war two, soldier, assassination, convict, army, military life, heroic mission, confined, heroes, escapades, wartime life, danger ...
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.4
 11K
The Red Baron (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, Drama, Romance, War
Country: Germany, UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Richthofen goes off to war like thousands of other men. As fighter pilots, they become cult heroes for the soldiers on the battlefields. Marked by sportsmanlike conduct, technical exactitude and knightly propriety, they have their own code of ...
Style: emotional, serious, captivating, sincere, exciting ...
Audience: date night
Plot: world war one, soldier, military, romance, fall in love, rise to the top, love affair, unfulfillment, heroes, military life, tragic love, battles ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 1900s
Place: germany, europe, berlin germany, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Odd Angry Shot (1979)
Genre: Action, Comedy, War
Country: Australia
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A group of Australian SAS regiment soldiers are deployed to Vietnam around 1967/8 and encounter the realities of war, from the numbing boredom of camp life and long range patrols, raids and ambushes where nothing happens, to the the terror of ...
Style: realistic, semi serious
Plot: vietnam war, military, soldier, idealism, military life, battles, heroes, war, adventure, hopes, society, innocence lost ...
Time: 20th century
Place: vietnam, australia, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Forbidden Ground (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: Australia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Three British soldiers find themselves stranded in No Man's Land after a failed charge on the German Trenches. Set in France 1916.
Style: tense, realistic, bleak, serious, captivating ...
Plot: world war one, survival, mission gone awry, military, danger, against the odds, escapades, infantrymen, war, soldier, graphic violence, hapless soldier ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.5
 10
I Die Alone (2013)
Genre: Action, War
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: American pacifist Private Finch (Carl Schreiber) finds himself pressured by his superiors to kill a P.O.W. captured from battle. As a direct result of his apprehensions, a fatal confrontation explodes amongst his platoon, and Finch becomes stranded ...
Plot: colonel, sniper, journalist, rifle, assault, violence, death, explosion, bunker, battles, battle, korean war
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.6
 409K
Fury (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA, China, UK
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Last months of World War II in April 1945. As the Allies make their final push in the European Theater, a battle-hardened U.S. Army sergeant in the 2nd Armored Division named Wardaddy commands a Sherman tank called "Fury" and its five-man ...
Style: exciting, tense, suspenseful, rough, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: war, soldier, world war two, nazi germany, military, american soldier, heroism, battles, ambush, heroes, battle zone, rivalry ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, year 1945
Place: europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.0
 340
Hedd Wyn (1992)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: UK
Duration: 123 min.
Story: 'Hedd Wyn' is a 1992 Welsh anti-war biopic. Ellis Humphrey Evans, a farmer's son and poet living at Trawsfynydd in the Meirionydd countryside of upland Wales, competes for the most coveted prize of all in Welsh Poetry - that of the ...
Plot: poet, illness, family relations, lame, battles, nudity (full frontal - brief), conscientious objector, male female relationship, twenty something, shooting range, farming, fair ...
Time: 1910s
Place: new zealand, balkan, wales
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Tactical Guerilla (1974)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, War
Country: Yugoslavia, USA, Liechtenstein
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Yugoslav partisans battle Nazi invaders in a series of bloody confrontations which eventually culminate in the Battle at Hell River.
Plot: resistance, hanging, factory, horse, teacher, snow, world war two, blood, river, nazi, attack, battle ...
Time: year 1941
Place: former yugoslavia, serbia, yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Force 10 from Navarone (1978)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Mallory and Miller are back. The survivors of Navarone are sent on a mission along with a unit called Force 10, which is led by Colonel Barnsby. But Force 10 has a mission of their own which the boys know nothing about.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, suspense, stylized ...
Plot: battles, task force, colonel, battle, double agent, military, survival, adventure, war, heroic mission, danger, world war two ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 40s, 70s
Place: former yugoslavia, yugoslavia, england, italy, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Shout at the Devil (1976)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance, War
Country: UK
Duration: 150 min.
Story: During World War One an English adventurer, an American elephant poacher and the latter's attractive young daughter, set out to destroy a German battle-cruiser which is awaiting repairs in an inlet just off Zanzibar. The story is based on a ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war one, battleship, adventurer, ship, military, dishonesty, heroic mission, escapades, adventure, rivalry, tough heroes, survival ...
Time: 1910s
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.7
 293
Kurukshetra (2008)
Genre: War
Country: India
Duration: 109 min.
Story: As intense battles rage between Indian and Pakistani forces in the Kargil district of Kashmir, Indian Col. Mahadeva (Mohanlal) leads his brave troops on a dangerous mission to capture the rocky Kargil territory. This Malayalam-language war drama -- ...
Plot: soldier, army, war, death, gun, pakistani, war hero, war zone, officer, military, battlefield, malayalam
Place: pakistan, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Saints and Soldiers: Airborne Creed (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A group of American GIs work their way through war-torn France during the final days of the Second World War.
Style: realistic, disturbing, captivating, thought provoking, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, world war two, battles, military, danger, heroes, friendship, courage, pow, brutality, deadly, leadership ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 40s, year 1944
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 4.2
 338
China White (1989)
Genre: Action, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In Amsterdam - in the time before the legalisation of some drugs and the following growth of competition on the market - takes place a war between the Italian and Chinese mafia because of the control of the heroin market.
Plot: murder, death, love, revenge, violence, drugs, drug dealer, undercover cop, female stockinged legs, pantyhose, sadism, female murderer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.6
 2K
Jeet (1996)
Genre: Action, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Homeless and orphan Karan works as a dreaded gangster for Gajraj Choudhary in return for a fee. Gajraj heads a vast criminal empire consisting of ammunition, illicit alcohol and drugs smuggling. When Karan goes to kill a man, Prof. Sidhant Sharma, ...
Style: epic, serious, emotional, exciting, realistic
Plot: love triangle, hitman, true love, criminal heroes, crimes, gangsters, fall in love, love and romance, romance, bollywood, fire, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.6
 15K
Stalingrad (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: Russia
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Drama set in 1942, during one of the most important battles of World War II, which stopped the progress of Nazi forces and turned the tide of war in favor of the Allies. The Soviet army mounts a counter-attack on the Nazi forces that occupy half of ...
Style: captivating, realistic, rough, serious, epic ...
Plot: world war two, war, siege, heroes, wartime life, life is a bitch, battles, red army, battle zone, military life, danger, heroism ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s
Place: soviet union, russia, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Gallipoli: End of the Road (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: Turkey
Duration: 101 min.
Story: April, 1915. First World War in Canakkale, Ottoman Empire. Two brothers leave their mountain village to fight on the front line. One is an experienced sniper fighting for Ottomans against the invasion, while his brother finds it much tougher to cope ...
Style: exciting, serious, epic, captivating, stylized ...
Plot: world war one, military, survival, battles, graphic violence, heroic mission, siblings relations, military life, danger, one man army, soldier, family relations ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: turkey, ottoman empire
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Road West (1961)
Genre: Action, War
Country: Poland
Duration: 79 min.
Story: In the last days of the war an old train driver and his young assistant carry weapons to Polish soldiers on the western front.
Plot: locomotive, train station, explosion, train, singing, world war two, bridge, shooting, ammunition, abandoned building, woman slaps man
Time: year 1945
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Lost Battalion (2001)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA, Luxembourg
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Fact-based war drama about an American battalion of over 500 men which gets trapped behind enemy lines in the Argonne Forest in October 1918 France during the closing weeks of World War I. Based on a true story, The Lost Battalion is set in 1918 ...
Style: serious, bleak, rough, disturbing, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: war, world war one, survival, military life, military, leadership, soldier, danger, heroic mission, heroes, battle zone, siege ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 7.1
 136K
Allied (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, Thriller, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: In 1942, an intelligence officer in North Africa encounters a female French Resistance fighter on a deadly mission behind enemy lines. When they reunite in London, their relationship is tested by the pressures of war.
Style: suspense, emotional, intense, realistic, bilingual ...
Plot: spy, betrayal, resistance, french, femme fatale, rescue, investigation, undercover, love, deception, danger, intrigue ...
Time: 1940s, year 1942
Place: france, north africa, london, england, morocco ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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