Movies like Cat Under a Helmet

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Cat Under a Helmet (1962)
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Cat Under a Helmet (1962)
Original name: Mačak pod šljemom
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A tragicomic tale of lumberjack who joined the partisans during WW2. As a corporal, he successfully and courageously fulfilled the combat tasks with his partisan battalion. The commander sends him on a special assignment.
Style: dark
Plot: world war two, partisan, mountain, nazi, forest, german, death, dream, city, fear, courage, night, murder, bravery, machine gun, hairdresser, assignment, attack, friend, combat, bombing, tragic event, hand grenade, dreaming
Place: former yugoslavia, bosnia, yugoslavia

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Most similar movies to Cat Under a Helmet

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out epic, dark, silent film and parody films with plots about world war two, partisan, fear, nazi, death, mountain and murder mostly in War, Drama and Comedy genres. Some movies like Cat Under a Helmet: Merry People Die Twice (1966), Low Tide (1969), Get Along, Mate (1981), The Descent upon Drvar (1963), Two Nights in a Day (1963). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Merry People Die Twice (1966)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Somewhere in Bosnia in 1943 between the fourth and fifth enemy offensives column partisans withdrew across a river to free territory. At the moment of crossing the river, a group of Chetniks suddenly attack a column of partisans. In this violent ...
Style: dark
Plot: partisan, world war two, mountain, forest, river, escape, ambush, knife, dog, cliff, father, girl ...
Time: year 1943
Place: yugoslavia, former yugoslavia, bosnia
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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Low Tide (1969)
Genre: War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A remote village in Serbia in 1941. Through the fate of rural residents and the destiny of a partisan detachment reflected is the horror and absurdity of war in Serbia during World War II. On one hand, ordinary people and partisans; the Germans and ...
Style: epic
Plot: partisan, communist, escape, betrayal, village, cave, colonel, tank, winter, night, message, machine gun ...
Time: year 1941, year 1944
Place: former yugoslavia, serbia, yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Get Along, Mate (1981)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Based on a TV sit-com series and set in World War II, about how an ordinary woodcutter develops into an active partisan fighter.
Plot: partisan, deserter, military training, world war two, fight
Place: former yugoslavia, yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
The Descent upon Drvar (1963)
Genre: War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: German forces in Yugoslavia set out to destroy the stronghold of Tito with a traitor's help, but are overcome by Partisan resistance.
Style: epic
Plot: mountain, darkness, victory, forest, commander, communist, wound, bridge, fight, german, tragic event, fire ...
Place: former yugoslavia, bosnia, yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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Two Nights in a Day (1963)
Genre: Romance, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Commander Pavle receives partisan Jovan to shot him for not executing his orders. While listening to his unfortunate love story from the war, Pavle remembers his own relationship which had an equally bitter epilogue, and decides to set Jovan free.
Plot: partisan, world war two, friend, execution, tragic event, nazi, fear, girl, mission, digging a grave, commander, mountain ...
Place: yugoslavia, bosnia, former yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
The Macedonian Part of Hell (1971)
Genre: War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 104 min.
Story: At the end of the year 1942 and the start of 1943, to stop spreading the revolution in county of Bitola, bulgarian occupiers are reinforcing the persecutions and the acts of violence on civil population. The movie is based on true events,
Style: epic
Plot: mountain, church, girl, fascism, torture, husband wife relationship, photograph, fascist, army, hill, hanging, machine gun ...
Time: year 1942, year 1944
Place: former yugoslavia, macedonia, yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Persecution (1982)
Genre: War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Two partisans, a man and a woman, try to escape a Nazi manhunt in the infernal landscape of WW2 Vojvodina.
Style: epic
Plot: partisan, gypsy, bleeding, massacre, escape, machine gun, german, murder, world war two, evil, death, execution ...
Time: year 1941
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Manhunt (1977)
Genre: War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The leftover disbanded partisan battalion draws Chetniks' attention, who push their plans of attacking the partisan headquarters aside and start hunting them instead.
Style: epic
Plot: escape, manhunt, partisan, gunfight, explosion, flag, fear, rape, snow, cold, italian soldier, murder ...
Place: former yugoslavia, serbia, yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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The Battle of Sutjeska (1973)
Genre: War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 130 min.
Story: The film tells the story of the Battle of Sutjeska which occurred in Nazi-occupied Bosnia and Herzegovina in 1943.
Style: epic
Plot: partisan, world war two, mountain, gun, climbing, bombing, river, priest, army, hunger, old woman, rain ...
Time: 1940s, year 1943
Place: yugoslavia, former yugoslavia, bosnia herzegovina, bosnia
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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 36
Wedding (1973)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Yugoslavia, Soviet Union
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Beginning in 1943. year. The tragic story of the prisoners... partisans and others who were found in a prison in Montenegro at the time when the Chetniks and the occupiers at all costs they want to crush the uprising in Yugoslavia.
Plot: wedding, murder, battle, escape, struggle, death, partisan, tank, prisoner, girl, prison, river ...
Time: year 1943
Place: yugoslavia, former yugoslavia, montenegro
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Silent Gunpowder (1990)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Silent Gunpowder (Serbo-Croatian: Gluvi barut) is a Yugoslavian war film Based on a novel by Branko Ćopić and set during World War II, the film tells the story of a Serbian village in the mountains of Bosnia and its villagers who found themselves ...
Style: silent film
Plot: communist, partisan, world war two, mountain, civil war, communism, machine gun, murder, priest, blood, tragic event, drowning ...
Place: bosnia herzegovina, former yugoslavia, yugoslavia, bosnia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Mirko and Slavko (1973)
Genre: War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Live-action adaptation of the popular Yugoslav comic book about two young Partisan couriers in World War II.
Style: epic
Plot: ring, girl, blood, partisan, nazi, death, hill, train, murder, bomb, execution, machine gun ...
Time: year 1941
Place: yugoslavia, serbia, former yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Eagles Fly Early (1966)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A group of kids from the Bosnian village often run away from school from the terror of Pepper, a teacher who got his nickname because of his red nose. Soon they formed a brigand division, but have been discovered and caught. The sudden arrival of ...
Audience: kids
Plot: partisan, world war two, female director, game, burning house, monument, bullet, water, friendship, rifle, german, drink ...
Time: year 1941
Place: bosnia
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Igman March (1983)
Genre: War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The story of a forced march of the first proletarian shock brigade during World War II.
Style: dark, epic
Plot: world war two, mountain, winter, sled, death of son, death of wife, male nudity, doctor, amputation, wound, death, pain ...
Time: year 1942
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Balkan Express (1983)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In this entertaining, clever satire, it is the beginning of World War II and a group of con artists and thieves decide to pose as musicians under the rubric "The Balkan Express".
Style: parody
Plot: band, con artists, partisan, hotel, world war two, execution, orchestra, thief, ss, gestapo, musician, fear ...
Time: year 1941
Place: former yugoslavia, yugoslavia, serbia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
A Trap for the General (1971)
Genre: War, Drama
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Immediately after the war, OZNA insert an outstanding intelligence agent to catch the General Draza Mihajlovic.
Style: epic
Plot: partisan, trap, world war two, blood, murder, mountain, river, drinking, bridge, spy, manhunt, traitor ...
Time: year 1945
Place: former yugoslavia, serbia, yugoslavia, bosnia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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A Bloody Tale (1969)
Genre: War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Memory of the victims of the Kragujevac massacre is described through the events that are related to a group of boys, shoe shiners. At that time, thousands of workers refused to work for the invaders, and the whole city was exposed to harsh ...
Style: epic
Plot: world war two, massacre, execution, train, high school, colonel, child, death, mass murder, chaos, battle, student ...
Time: year 1941
Place: serbia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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The Bridge (1969)
Genre: Action, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In order to check the German offensive, Partizans send an elite team of explosive experts to blow up a strategically important bridge. Besides being heavily guarded, that bridge is almost indestructible and the only man who knows weak spots in the ...
Plot: bridge, partisan, world war two, mountain, engineer, exploding bridge, bell, murder, occupation, traitor, hand grenade, throat slitting ...
Time: 1940s
Place: former yugoslavia, yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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The Verdict (1977)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In the conflict with the enemy in one battle lost in advance, the risk to die in vain, partisan Mitko Angelov, fleeing from the battlefield. He climbs onto the train and goes to see his mother, who has just returned from internment. When he returned ...
Plot: partisan, mountain, death, german, deserter, nazi, patrol, murder, explosion, commander, battles, commissioner ...
Place: former yugoslavia, macedonia, yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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, world war two, battles, battle, horse, burning, flag, fear, map, collaborator, party, harmonica ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, year 1941
Place: former yugoslavia, yugoslavia, serbia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.5
 16
The Soldier (1966)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A story of a boy, forced to grow mature before his time and to die too early because of the cruel war circumstances. This film is dedicated to all the children who have died during the National Liberation War.
Plot: soldier, darkness, wound, river, attack, explosive, mortar, german, dog, village, mountain, machine gun ...
Time: 1940s
Place: yugoslavia, former yugoslavia, bosnia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Peaks of Zelengore (1976)
Genre: War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: During the Battle of Sutjeska, partisan troops must endure 24 hours of big and heavy attacks on German units Ljubino grave, to the main Partisan units, with the wounded and the Supreme Headquarters, pulled out the ring that is tightened around them.
Style: epic
Plot: world war two, partisan, mountain, execution, battle, trapped, flame, hand grenade, capture, nazi, blood, fight ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, year 1943
Place: bosnia herzegovina, former yugoslavia, yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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 82
The Escape (1987)
Genre: War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The tragic story of a group of prisoners, ordinary people, were detained in the camp at Lager in Naise at the beginning of WWII, after that mighty torture and abuse by the Germans, will try escape from the camp. A few succeeded.
Plot: concentration camp, torture, ss, escape, son, fear, nazi, death of father, partisan, doctor, execution, night ...
Time: year 1941
Place: former yugoslavia, yugoslavia, serbia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Steps Through the Mist (1967)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 73 min.
Story: After breaking the enemy's rings, a partisan batch is left only with three wounded and two healthy fighters. Through his binoculars, the German captain Anders monitors the surviving soldiers who are walking through the fog in an effort to reach ...
Style: epic
Plot: world war two, ghost, wounded soldier, fog, enemy, wound, river, ring, partisan, extortion, fight, friend ...
Place: former yugoslavia, yugoslavia, bosnia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Man from the Oak Forest (1964)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 87 min.
Story: An ex-servant becomes a lonely Shepard, killer hidden in the mountain woods during wartime. Under disguise of a black marketeer, a woman from the town maintains steady connection between the town and mountain, and organizes a resistance movement. ...
Style: epic
Plot: forest, resistance, world war two, mountain, criminal, outlaw, crazy, bell, terror, tragic event, death, night ...
Time: year 1941
Place: serbia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Girl from the Mountains (1972)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 82 min.
Story: The relationship between a boy and a girl shortly after the start of the war and the arrival of the Germans. He goes to Chetniks, and there he disappears without a trace, and she ,after much torture and solitude, begins to search for him not ...
Plot: mountain, world war two, execution, mass murder, german, attack, blood, fear, traitor, partisan, girl, river ...
Time: year 1941
Place: serbia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Double Circle (1963)
Genre: Action, Thriller, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Treachery and escape from agents provocateurs of underground workers among the early days of national rising in Croatia.
Plot: world war two, partisan, snow, fire, truck, hostage, ambush, mountain, machine gun
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Kozara (1962)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 124 min.
Story: In June of 1942 Germans and their collaborators decide to get rid of partisans and their stronghold in the woods of Mount Kozara in Northern Bosnia. They encircle the mountain and begin the mop up operation. Out gunned and outnumbered the partisans ...
Style: epic
Plot: world war two, partisan, mountain, communist, night, execution, father, thirst, soldier, loss of wife, pain, resistance ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Bomb at 10:10 (1967)
Genre: War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: An American pilot escapes from a POW camp and links up with Yugoslav partisans. He’s about to head back to Allied lines when he learns that the Partisans are plotting to assassinate the camp commander. He joins in the plot, aiming for revenge.
Plot: bomb, world war two, murder, escape, nazi, army, stadium, shooting, german, explosion, death, jeep ...
Place: yugoslavia, former yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.3
 159
The Bombers (1973)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Two best friends, former Partisans, must face new challenges after the war.
Plot: world war two, mountain, bomber, hospital, nurse, fear, girl, mission, nazi, battle, bunker, partisan ...
Time: post world war two
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%