Movies like The Axiliad

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The Axiliad (1986)
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The Axiliad (1986)
Original name: Siekierezada
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A young, idealistic poet, turns his back on civilization and goes to small, backwood village, rents a bed in the house of an old woman, and decides to make his living as a lumberjack. Soon he realizes that the world around him is far from perfect.
Plot: love, village, young woman, forest, winter, male female relationship, train, dream, alcohol, library, lumberjack, tree, old lady, colleague, bed

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, captivating, serious and sincere films with plots about love, male female relationship, village, forest, death, tree and nature mostly in Drama and Comedy genres. Some movies like The Axiliad: Konopielka (1982), Pan (1995), Workers, Peasants (2001), Out of Love (2011), Build a House, Plant a Tree (1980). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Konopielka (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Kaziuk, a stubborn peasant and his pregnant wife live in a backwood village, unaffected by the civilization. The village is once visited by a couple of wanderers, and strange things start to happen afterward. A new schoolteacher is sent to the area. ...
Plot: village, sickle, female nudity, civilization, countryside, village idiot, male female relationship, prophet
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Pan (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: Norway, Denmark, Germany
Duration: 115 min.
Story: When Edvarda arrives at the little Norwegian village, to stay with some family, she find the Lt., Thomas Glahn, very interesting. Soon they fall in love. It's a very passionate relationship, but this leads to problems. Both of them are very ...
Plot: murder, love, forest, infidelity
Place: norway, arabia
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Workers, Peasants (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Germany, Italy
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A group of men and women have been brought together after World War II, when Italy regained its national and territorial unity. They make up a primitive community which seeks to erase not only the distress created by the war but also the hardships ...
Style: light
Plot: female director, classroom, prodigal son, class struggle, runaway, winter, beating, tree, reading, widow, fascist, snow ...
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Out of Love (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Twenty-year history of Ewelina, who along with her husband decides to play a porn film. Orgasm, of which she experiences on the set during filming, the reaction of her husband, Piotr, and experiences of other women in the industry completely ...
Style: captivating, porno movie, entertaining
Plot: young couple, orgasm, porn star, lack of money, sex scene, porn industry, family relations, couple relations, family problems, money problems, financial problem, relationships ...
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Build a House, Plant a Tree (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Juvaj Jakubiskoʼs first feature film after a forced nine-year-long break is a story about an unconventional man, Jozef Matúš. He arrives to a small village in eastern Slovakia to settle down and start a family. He is ready to subordinate ...
Plot: tree, house, tragedy, father daughter relationship, village, hill, police, alcohol, male nudity, gypsy, property, father son relationship ...
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The Promised Land (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 179 min.
Story: The Polish film based on the book of the same name by Wladyslaw Reymont. Taking place in the nineteenth century town of Łódź, Poland, three friends want to make a lot of money by building and investing in a textile factory. An exceptional ...
Style: serious, realistic, epic, biting, suspense
Plot: friendship, factory, infidelity, politics, arsonist, brutality, adultery, fire, revenge, capitalism, capitalist, factory worker ...
Time: 19th century, turn of the century
Place: poland, europe, vienna, hamburg germany, berlin germany
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The Birch Wood (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Takes place in a prewar Poland. A tubercular young man comes to stay with his brother on a farm. He is in love with life and constantly plays 1930's music on a piano. He gets involved with his brother's problems and also becomes the lover ...
Style: contemplative, psychological, gloomy, sexual, thought provoking ...
Plot: countryside, terminal illness, forest, piano, twins, love and romance, farm, family relations, family problems, unfulfillment, dealing with death, tragic hero ...
Place: europe, poland, switzerland
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Barbara (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark, Norway, Sweden
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Young vicar Mr. Paul arrives at the Faroe Islands to take up a benefice, and meets the young Barbara, twice married to vicars, and with both husbands laid cold in the grave. Despite the warnings of the surrounding community and his own religious ...
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L'arbre de les cireres (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The story takes place between December 1994 and February 1995 in a small village near Valencia, Spain, where the lives of four people - a child, a thief and two doctors - intersect. At the same time, the great love of one woman's life suddenly ...
Plot: tree, village, youth, love, mountain, thief, doctor, grandmother, countryside
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Matthew's Days (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A man who is socially inept and out of touch with the world lives with his sister in a small farmhouse. The overly sensitive man lives off his hard-working sibling, taking odd jobs as he gets them to secure his meager earnings. When he brings home a ...
Plot: nature, jealousy, brother sister relationship, nightmare, man child, simple man, lake, drowning, remote, suicide, parable, loneliness ...
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Warszawa (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 104 min.
Story: On an ordinary winter's day, various people from outside Warsaw come to the Polish capital city for different reasons. They all have something to deal with, and their paths eventually intertwine.
Style: captivating
Plot: big city, male female relationship, relationships, social relations, city life, escapades, society, car, flamenco, hitchhiking, daughter, giraffe ...
Place: warsaw poland
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24 Hours in the Life of a Woman (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Germany, UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Set in 1913, 1936 and 2001. When he returns to the casino and seaside resort of his early teens, Louis, a 78 year old man encounters Olivia, a 19 year old young woman madly in love with a violent cad. Louis tells the story of his own mother having a ...
Plot: sex scene, female nudity, male objectification, fall in love, casino, gambler, widow, memory, young woman, falling in love, resort
Place: france
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Vision (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan, France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Centres on Jeanne, a journalist tracking a mysterious rare herb that appears only once every 997 years.
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The Uprising (1966)
Genre: Drama
Country: Romania
Duration: 100 min.
Story: After years of deplorable conditions of poverty and injustice, peasants revolt against the landowners, the social elite, and police in this routine social drama. A peasant woman is raped by a lecherous wealthy lesbian, and chaos breaks out in the ...
Plot: rebellion, ancient, village, peasant, torture, winter, punishment, arson
Time: 90s
Place: romania, transylvania
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The Mourning Forest (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan, France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A caregiver at a small retirement home takes one of her patients for a drive to the country, but the two wind up stranded in a forest where they embark on an exhausting and enlightening two-day journey.
Plot: retirement home, forest, sadness, female director, old man, death, tree, nature
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Bitter Harvest (1963)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A pretty young woman will do anything to escape her deadly dull existence in the backlots of Wales. But when she reaches the bright lights of London is the price too high?
Style: humorous, serious, realistic
Plot: village, city life, moral dilemma, urban, village life, downfall, ambition, contests and competitions, life is a bitch, love, sex, alcohol ...
Time: 60s
Place: london, england, wales
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Fire Festival (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Tatsuo, a reverent lumberjack, seeks to disrupt plans to build a marine park on his family land, instead promoting his traditions in reactionary ways.
Plot: village, lumberjack, male nudity, nature, wilderness
Place: japan
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The Sunrise (1964)
Genre: Drama
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A train driver has a rival in his godson for his wife. During a crisis on the train, he refuses to kill him or let him die in a crash.
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Duration: 88 min.
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Doctor Glas (1968)
Genre: Drama
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Duration: 83 min.
Story: Doktor Glas finds himself attracted to a young woman, married to a corrupt clergyman. She's miserable in her marriage, so he agrees to help in anyway he can. But he is quickly torn between passion and morality. The story is based on the 1905 ...
Plot: female director, male female relationship, abusive husband, torment, murder, wife abuse, love triangle, love, older man younger woman relationship, murder of wife, doctor, death ...
Time: 1900s, 1960s, 20th century, 60s
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Kung-Fu (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A well-regarded engineer in a big enterprise is hounded by trumped up attacks on his integrity when he delves too deeply into how bonuses are handled by the management. He gets into an argument with the guard, is arrested and subsequently fired. An ...
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The Law and the Fist (1964)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 90 min.
Story: At the end of World War Two, Polish people move to the western lands vacated by Germans. But some ruthless profiteers pose as government representatives and intend to make off with loot from a deserted town they took over. One honest man stands up ...
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Time: 1940s, year 1945
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Souvenirs intimes (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 118 min.
Story: In this French Canadian drama, the life of a paraplegic painter implodes when an old girlfriend comes back into his life and accuses him of raping her 15 years earlier.
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Universal Signs (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: After the death of his fiancée's daughter while in his care, a deaf man shuts himself off from the world. Haunted by memories, it is only through new friendship that he can learn to forgive, love, and reconnect.
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Place: philadelphia
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Little Forest (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A young woman leaves the city to return to her hometown in the countryside. Seeking to escape the hustle and bustle of the city, she becomes self-sufficient in a bid to reconnect with nature.
Style: captivating, psychological, disturbing, sincere
Audience: chick flick, teens
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Confused Feelings (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, West Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: It is the story of a middle age professor who falls deaply in love with a young student in his English literature class. The student is a boarder in the teacher's house. The teacher is married and his wife knows he is mostly attracted to young ...
Plot: gay teenager, school, love, homosexual, gay interest, intergenerational friendship
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Hanezu (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Based on a Japanese novel written by Masako Bando, the story revolves around Kayoko who lives with one man (Tetsuya) but is in love with another (Takumi).
Style: sincere, serious, realistic, contemplative
Plot: social differences, village life, social relations, society, human nature, village, love, male female relationship, mountain, pregnancy, pregnant woman, sculptor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, ancient history
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A Report (1964)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 88 min.
Story: 1964 Finnish drama.
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Winter Brothers (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark, Iceland
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A brother odyssey set in a workers' environment during a cold winter. We follow two brothers - their routines, habits and rituals - and a violent feud that erupts between them and another family.
Style: captivating, entertaining
Plot: brother brother relationship, mine, winter, family relations, brother, brothers, life is a bitch, relationships, life, rivals, workplace situations, cunnilingus ...
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The Wishing Tree (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 107 min.
Story: This poetic parable is part of Tenghiz Abuladze’s cinematic triptych: “The Supplication” – “The Wishing Tree” – “Repentance”. The place is Georgia at the beginning of the 20th century. That’s how director Tenghiz Abuladze ...
Plot: boy meets girl, tree, male objectification, priest, love, tragedy, christianity
Place: georgia, caucasus, russia, georgia (former ussr)
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