Movies like The Hell with Heroes

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The Hell with Heroes (1968)
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The Hell with Heroes (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In 1946 North Africa, two former US Air Force pilots are forced to work for an international smuggler to get money needed for their return to civilian life after fighting in World War II.
Plot: prospector, pilot, u.s. army, mistress, drugs, smuggler, post war, ambition, murder, veteran, partnership, world war two veteran
Time: year 1946, 1940s
Place: algeria

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Most similar movies to The Hell with Heroes

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, thought provoking and bleak films with plots about murder, drugs, world war two, veteran, post war, friendship and deadly mostly in Drama, Crime and Thriller genres. Some movies like The Hell with Heroes: Last Man Club (2016), Hotel (1967), The Subject Was Roses (1968), A Brother's Badge (0000), Los invitados (1987). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Last Man Club (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A WW2 veteran destined for life in a retirement home escapes his difficult family situation and embarks on a cross country adventure to find the last remaining members of his B-17 bomber crew with the help of a beautiful accomplice.
Plot: honor, young woman, retirement home, world war two, friendship, veteran
Time: 1940s
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95%
 6.6
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Hotel (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: This is the story of the clock-like movements of a giant, big city New Orleans hotel. The ambitious yet loyal manager, wrestles with the round-the-clock drama of its guests. A brazen sneak thief, who nightly relieves the guests of their property, is ...
Plot: elevator, hotel, racism, blackmail, thief, luxury hotel, accident, hotel suite, business ethics, hit and run, extortion, debt ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
The Subject Was Roses (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: When Timmy Cleary (Sheen), comes home from soldiering, he's greeted by the open but strained arms of his two parents, John and Nettie, (Neal and Albertson). Once considered sickly and weak, he has now distinguished himself in the service and is ...
Plot: regret, rose, veteran, husband wife relationship, brawl, lake, guilt, father son relationship, alcohol, world war two veteran, argument, dance ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
A Brother's Badge (0000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Story: Detective Michael Glade, with the San Antonio police department, has wandered onto the dark side and has run afoul of the Mexican Mafia. He battles his family and feelings while riding his collision course to its ultimate outcome.
Plot: mafia, gang, drugs, betrayal, police, murder
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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Los invitados (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A murder is committed in a small village of Andalusia.
Style: based on true events
Plot: murder, mafia, plantation, marijuana, drugs, drug
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 6.8
 308
Macbeth (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 148 min.
Story: Macbeth and his wife murder Duncan in order to gain his crown, but the bloodbath doesn't stop there, and things supernatural combine to bring the Macbeths down.
Plot: witch, ambition, murder, king, tyrant, able to see the dead, filicide, witchcraft, prophecy, shakespeare
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Georg (1964)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
Story: Essay film about a man coping with the aftermath of World War II.
Plot: family relations, brother brother relationship, countryside, german army, veteran, home movie, pregnancy, found footage, u.s. army, childbirth, missile, world war two
Place: illinois
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61%
Criminal Desires (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: A beautiful reporter gets caught up in the deadly and erotic world of an online 'murder club' in this red-hot thriller.
Plot: police, murder, female nudity, female full frontal nudity, male nudity, male full rear nudity, simulated blow job, nudity (full frontal - brief)
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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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 ...
Plot: world war two, drinking, gun, post war, death by gunshot, ghost town, murder, shooting, train, violence, death
Time: 1940s, year 1945
Place: poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Artist and the Model (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The story of a famous old sculptor, weary of life and the folly of men, who finds, thanks to the arrival of a Spanish girl escaped from a refugee camp, the desire to return to work and sculpt your final work in occupied France in 1943. Model and ...
Style: atmospheric, melancholic, touching, light, sexy ...
Plot: wartime life, muse, model, nudity (full frontal - brief), female nudity, workshop, art, sculptor, sculpture, inspiration, young girl, posing nude ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century, year 1943
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Ace Eli and Rodger of the Skies (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The story of Ace Eli Walford, a 1920s stunt flyer who barnstorms around the country, taking his eleven-year-old son Rodger with him as he goes from town to town. The place is rural Kansas, and the time is midsummer in the early nineteen-twenties, ...
Plot: pilot, parent child relationship, airplane, father son relationship, beer, small town, travel, world war one veteran, trick
Time: 1920s
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 6.4
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The Letter (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The wife of a Malaysian planter kills an employee of her husband one night, but her motive begins to appear not entirely truthful.
Plot: blackmail, murder, deception, infidelity, marriage, trial
Place: malaysia
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 4.9
 239
Burning Shadow (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Charlie, a down-on-his-luck loner, crosses paths with a blind homeless man who is his exact double. Perplexed and intrigued by the discovery, Charlie invites the man into his life.
Plot: homeless man, striptease, blind man, bar, doppelganger, prostitute, waiter, bartender, war veteran, veteran, drug dealer, murder
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
An Act of War (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Battling insomnia and undiagnosed PTSD, a war veteran works nights as a projectionist at a decrepit theater. While struggling to adapt to civilian life, he soon finds himself tangled in an inescapable web of seduction, addiction, and violence.
Plot: veteran, post war, loneliness, obsession, drugs, murder, post traumatic stress disorder, neo noir
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
A Lesson Before Dying (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In the 1940's South, an African-American man is wrongly accused of the killing a a white store owner. In his defense, his white attorney equates him with a lowly hog, to indicate that he didn't have the sense to know what he was doing. ...
Style: thought provoking, sincere, emotional, bleak, uplifting ...
Plot: politics, prison, interracial relations, racism, false accusation, convenience store, aunt, redemption, death row, urban ghetto, youth, hopes ...
Time: 1940s, 40s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
An American Story (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: World War II has ended and many soldiers return to their houses and families. But three of them find themselves with big problems when they arrive at their home village.
Style: contemplative, gloomy, disturbing, thought provoking, bleak ...
Plot: politics, soldier, world war two, dishonesty, political corruption, friendship, military, homecoming, innocence lost, fighting the system, state affairs, society ...
Time: 40s, 1940s
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
If Looks Could Kill (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The true story of John Hawkins as featured on America's Most Wanted.
Plot: murder, con artists, insurance fraud, male homosexuality, true crime, insurance, bisexual, scam, homosexual, homosexuality
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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The Execution (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The members of a San Diego Wednesday night womens' mah jongg club are five survivors of a Nazi concentration camp. They recognize the owner of a local restaurant, Walter Grossman, as a doctor from the camp who performed experiments on them as ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: terror, survivor, post world war two, secret, world war two, doctor, holocaust, concentration camp, murder, revenge, torture, execution ...
Time: 1940s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Fly, Dakota, Fly! (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A British military transport plane makes an emergency landing on Sado Island. The residents on the island take care of the crew members until the plane can take off once again despite knowing that Britishers are their enemies.
Plot: crash landing, raf, post war, japanese woman
Time: year 1946
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Lighter Fluid (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 66 min.
Story: An experimental look into the lives of teens and young adults in a dysfunctional town.
Style: experimental
Plot: suicide, abandoned house, murder, death, skateboard, pregnancy, surrealism, skateboarding, drugs, sex, drug
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.3
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American Gun (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A brilliant story with an unexpected twist. A father uses the serial number on a hand gun in an attempt to track down his daughter's killer. The truth he uncovers is an unsettling reminder of the dangers of keeping handguns. Stars the legendary ...
Style: psychological, serious, emotional, suspenseful, thought provoking ...
Plot: murder, amateur detective, haunted by the past, escapades, track down, child killer, deadly, on the road, loss of daughter, world war two veteran, crimes, chases and races ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Dog Nail Clipper (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Bright young soldier Mertsi suffers a permanent brain injury in the Second World War. In the late 1940s he wanders around the Finnish countryside looking for simple work and relying on other people's help. A workmate, Ville, tells him about his ...
Style: thought provoking, sincere, melancholic, touching
Plot: human animal relationship, dog, nature, lumberjack, war injury, post war, wilderness, life philosophy, life is a bitch, post traumatic stress disorder, war buddy, war trauma ...
Time: 1940s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
American Born (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A teenager who is obsessed with gangster movies believes himself to be a real gangster after his father is murdered.
Style: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful
Plot: murder, tommy gun, mafia, teenager, deadly, vengeance, obsession, crime, unlikely criminals, gangsters, crimes, teenage life ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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La Run (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Guillaume is a good young man. He has never taken hard drugs in his life, doesn't plan on trying, and has an honest job. Everything goes chaotic when he witnesses his father's attempted suicide over a heavy gambling debt. In order to pay ...
Plot: ambition, jealousy, friendship, drug dealing, drug abuse, violence, drugs, money, family, drug
Place: montreal
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Stranger in Town (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A 13-year-old boy, whose single mother moved her family from the big city to a small town, begins to suspect that a stranger who befriends his family is not who he initially appears to be. Harry Hamlin, Graham Green, Rebecca Jenkins and Trevor ...
Plot: drugs, small town, murder, carpenter, teenager, frame up, boy, mother son relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Moment of Truth: Why My Daughter? (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After a young prostitute is murdered and left in a rubbish heap, her mother does everything to track down the killer.
Plot: prostitution, murder, strip club, abusive boyfriend, psychotic, loss of daughter, domestic violence, stripper, pimp, emotional abuse, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, murder of daughter ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Love is Never Silent (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A young woman struggles with her own need for independence and the obligation she feels for her deaf parents in this depression-era drama. A friend sees her turmoil and tells her she must find happiness on her own. However, the initial joy she finds ...
Plot: sign language, parent child relationship, family relations, mother daughter relationship, father daughter relationship, deafness, deaf, marriage, guilt, great depression
Time: 1930s, 1940s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 3.8
 83
Hollow (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: In the outskirts of the city, where crime is a way of life, the paths of four desperate people collide. Jordan Coleman, a local drug dealer, finds himself at a crossroads when his friend and mentor gets in too deep with a ruthless gangster and club ...
Plot: drug addiction, criminal, drugs, murder, train, gangsters, police officer, drug dealer, policewoman, arrest, robbery, gun ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 8.0
 106K
8? (1963)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 138 min.
Story: With 8 ½ Frederico Fellini leaves a self-portrait where dreams and reality are a mix. With help from a most excellent cast and unique scenery this self reflecting film is one of his master works.
Style: psychological, art house, surreal, stylized, serious ...
Plot: extramarital affair, midlife crisis, childhood, filmmaking, mistress, adultery, dreams, introspection, postmodernism, producer, showbiz, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: italy, europe, rome italy, copenhagen, france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 1.9
 294
End Game (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Vicious criminal Brad Mayfield takes pleasure in kidnapping, assault and murder. It is up to Officer Dan Burk to stop his lust for blood. The stakes of the game quickly rise when Burk becomes romantically involved with a beautiful woman who happens ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic
Plot: murder, serial killer, law enforcement, deadly, graphic violence, sexual content, mentally unstable, rivalry, missing person, kidnapping, psychopath, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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