Movies like Guns of War

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Guns of War (1974)
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Guns of War (1974)
Original name: Užička Republika
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 170 min.
Story: Uzice Republic a known as the 'first offensive', is a story about Serbia in 1941. Few months after German panzers forced Yugoslav Royal Army to capitulate, organized resistance is turning into massive uprising against occupying forces. Partizans, led by Communist party, manage to chase Germans from huge territory later known as the Uzice Republic. However, forces loyal to King have some other ideas.
Style: epic
Plot: world war two, mountain, airplane, village, legendary, army, nazi, king, holocaust, german, partisan, heroes, truck, death, water, treason, battles, snow, train, gun, mythology, singing, father, doctor, traitor ...
Time: year 1941, 1940s
Place: former yugoslavia, yugoslavia, london, serbia

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Most similar movies to Guns of War

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out epic, bleak, rough and exciting films with plots about world war two, partisan, nazi, fear, death, mountain and murder mostly in War, Drama and History genres. Some movies like Guns of War: Kozara (1962), July 13th (1982), Doctor Mladen (1975), The Soldier (1966), The Battle of Sutjeska (1973). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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 ...
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95%
The Battle on the River Neretva (1969)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Yugoslavia, Italy, West Germany, USA
Duration: 175 min.
Story: In January 1943 the German army, afraid of an Allied invasion of the Balkans, launched a great offensive against Yugoslav Partisans in Western Bosnia. The only way out for the Partisan forces and thousands of refugees was the bridge on the river ...
Style: epic, bleak, rough, exciting, captivating ...
Plot: world war two, battles, politics, military, against humanity, soldier, heroes, state affairs, life is a bitch, battle zone, wartime life, against the odds ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, year 1943
Place: former yugoslavia, europe, bosnia, yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 6.4
 94
July 13th (1982)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: This is a movie about the start of people's uprising in Montenegro in World War II. After the capitulation of the Yugoslav Royal Army in April 1941, the Italians managed to infiltrate their puppet regime in Montenegro. However, people ...
Style: epic
Plot: world war two, partisan, mountain, explosion, mother, massacre, attack, fascist, truck, sister, communist, train ...
Time: year 1941
Place: former yugoslavia, yugoslavia, montenegro
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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Doctor Mladen (1975)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The story begins in 1941 and shows one of the people who which were actually, very brave and proudly fought against the Ustasha, Germans and other butchers, not related to that ideology was tied. The film is about Dr. Mladen Stojanovic legend of ...
Style: epic
Plot: doctor, boy, loss of son, battle, explosion, machine gun, colonel, prison, blood, tennis, cold the temperature, retreat ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 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
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74%
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 ⇓
74%
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 ⇓
64%
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 ⇓
62%
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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 ⇓
60%
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 ⇓
57%
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Three (1965)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 80 min.
Story: In this episodic WW II drama, a Yugoslavian youth attempts to escape from German soldiers. In the first scene, he stands amongst a group of refugees waiting for a train. One man, with no identification papers is accused of a petty crime and the ...
Plot: commander, shooting, army, self sacrifice, train, fight, machine gun, false accusation, nazi, cemetery, swamp, mountain ...
Place: yugoslavia, serbia, former yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.4
 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 ⇓
56%
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 ⇓
56%
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 17
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 ⇓
56%
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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 ⇓
55%
The Battle of the Eagles (1979)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 130 min.
Story: The first Yugoslav Partisan air force unit. Loosely based on historical facts.
Style: epic
Plot: partisan, air battle, world war two, mountain, aviation, train, war violence, shot to death, pilot, horse, soldier, battle ...
Time: year 1942, 20th century, 1940s
Place: former yugoslavia, yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Outrage (1982)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 82 min.
Story: After the end of World War II, a young partisan falls in love with a German secretary who is captured and imprisoned by partisans. He decides to free her and escape with her.
Plot: partisan, nazi occupation, river, blood, boy, fear, execution, falling in love, nazi, escape, bare breasts, church ...
Time: year 1944
Place: yugoslavia, former yugoslavia, serbia
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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 ⇓
53%
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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 ⇓
53%
The Tough Ones (1968)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Two soldiers can't deal with peacetime.
Plot: world war two, prison, communist, nazi, partisan, girl, execution, mud, house, brother brother relationship, tank, tragic event ...
Time: year 1945
Place: serbia, yugoslavia, former yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Demolition Squad (1967)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The Germans held the strategically important airport, where planes were taking off to bombard partisans positions. Headquarters of one a partisan unit sent a few commandos to blow up airplanes and airport in the air.
Plot: partisan, airfield, army, air raid, train, world war two, cave, nazi, machine gun, commando, hangar, airplane ...
Place: former yugoslavia, yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Massacre at Noon (1975)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In Autumn of 1941, the German army, determined to put down a Communist-led uprising in Serbia, is conducting a policy of killing 100 hostages for any German soldier killed. The city of Kraljevo is the site of one of those massacres, portrayed in ...
Plot: assassination attempt, orchestra, train, fascist, machine gun, nazi, murder, gestapo, chaos, heroic, holocaust, photograph ...
Place: serbia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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The Trek (1968)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A story of a farmer and his calf, the only survivors of the German WW2 punitive expeditions that passed through their village. While evading before the dangers of war, the farmer develops a deep attachment to his calf and tries to save it at all ...
Plot: farmer, world war two, calf, blood, enemy, hell, army, ss, village, fight, death, massacre ...
Time: year 1943
Place: serbia, yugoslavia, former yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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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 ⇓
49%
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: ship, white flag, escape, frozen, mass murder, raid, teacher, nazi, german, world war two, river, jewish ...
Time: year 1941
Place: yugoslavia, serbia, former yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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 ⇓
48%
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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 ⇓
47%
 6.4
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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 ⇓
47%
Do Not Mention the Cause of Death (1968)
Genre: War, Drama
Country: Yugoslavia, West Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In an atmosphere of WWII, a village dyer wants to help his folks in their sorrow and distress by supplying them with the black paint, but there is not enough black paint for all of them, because death works faster than the dyer. His wife was raped, ...
Style: epic
Plot: mountain, photograph, husband wife relationship, uniform, catastrophe, world war two, fire, cross, death, nazi, ss, tragic event ...
Time: year 1941
Place: serbia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.7
 168
Maiden Bridge (1976)
Genre: Drama, History, War, Western
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: "Maiden Bridge" is a place of exchange of German prisoners and partisans captured by the Germans. Unit with nine captured Germans is marching towards the bridge. there is double trouble for partisans, since they are surrounded by the ...
Plot: world war two, nazi, death, crying, fear, tank, machine gun, corn, harmonica, hill, execution, gun ...
Time: year 1943
Place: former yugoslavia, yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%