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And Give My Love to the Swallows (1972)
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And Give My Love to the Swallows (1972)
Original name: ...a pozdravuji vlaštovky
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: This film, chronicling the last days of Czech resistance fighter Maruska Kuderikova (played by Magda Vasaryova), is based on her diaries. Though she was tortured and eventually executed by the Nazis, her diaries indicate that she was optimistic for the humanity of her captors and did not by any means hate them. Told with simple dignity, this film makes clear why Maruska became a national hero.
Plot: world war two, interrogation, women's prison, strong female character, female friendship, graffiti, women in prison, death sentence, communist, resistance, bravery, toy soldier, strong female lead, german occupation, jail, train station, countryside, national hero, jail cell, arrest, execution, imprisonment, resistance fighter, czech history, flashback ...
Time: year 1942, 1940s
Place: czechoslovakia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, captivating and tense films with plots about world war two, nazi, prison, execution, torture, military and war mostly in Drama, War and Biography genres. Some movies like And Give My Love to the Swallows: The Night Overtakes Me (1986), The Resistance Banker (2018), The Interrogation (2009), Lucie Aubrac (1997), Our Patriots (2017). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Night Overtakes Me (1986)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 135 min.
Story: A communist journalist from Prague is sent to Ravensbruck concentration camp.
Plot: world war two, concentration camp, prisoner, school teacher, group shower, strong female lead, clown, sewing machine, bully, execution, fascist, pregnancy ...
Time: 1930s, year 1942, 1940s
Place: prague czechoslovakia, prague czech republic, czechoslovakia, central europe, prague
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Resistance Banker (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: Netherlands, Belgium
Duration: 123 min.
Story: In the occupied Netherlands during World War II, banker Walraven van Hall (Barry Atsma) is asked to use his financial contacts to help the Dutch resistance. He doesn’t have to think about it for long. With his brother Gijs van Hall (Jacob Derwig), ...
Style: thought provoking, suspense, captivating, disturbing, touching ...
Plot: resistance, world war two, sibling relationship, german occupation, war hero, soldier, friends, danger, society, nazi occupation, bank robbery, falling ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: netherlands, amsterdam
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
The Interrogation (2009)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Finland
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Nuori nainen on saanut kutsun saapua poliisin kuultavaksi. Hän pelkää joutuvansa ansaan. Hän on täydellistä suomenkieltä puhuva Neuvosto-desantti, joka on varomattomuuttaan jättänyt vakoiluradionsa pesulaan säilytettäväksi.
Plot: spy, interrogation, espionage, police interrogation, military officer, socialism, frustration, convict, storyteller, soviet spy, russian spy, socialist ...
Time: 1940s, year 1943, year 1942, year 1944
Place: ussr, finland, soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Lucie Aubrac (1997)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A love story or a tale of the resistance, this poignant movie tells both the haunting story of a French resistance cell in Lyon but also the love of Lucie Aubrac for her husband...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, factual, sexy ...
Plot: world war two, graphic violence, romance, nudity (full frontal - brief), love affair, political unrest, wartime life, couple relations, heroes, love and romance, life is a bitch, rescue ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, 19th century
Place: lyon, france, england, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Our Patriots (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 105 min.
Story: After the French defeat of summer 1940, Addi Ba, a young Senegalese rifleman escapes and hides in the Vosges. Aided by some villagers, he gets false documents that allow him to live openly.
Style: suspense, exciting, suspenseful, touching, tense ...
Plot: resistance, french resistance, escape, world war two, pow, farm, racism, school, teacher, arrest, prisoner, classroom ...
Time: 1940s, year 1940
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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A Hidden Life (2019)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA, UK, Germany
Duration: 174 min.
Story: The Austrian Franz Jägerstätter, a conscientious objector, refuses to fight for the Nazis in World War II and is executed by them in 1943. Opening at Jägerstätter’s home in Austria’s countryside, the film follows Franz and his wife, Fani, ...
Style: psychological, thought provoking, disturbing, captivating, romantic ...
Plot: clergy, world war two, courtroom, love, treason, arrest, husband wife relationship, lawyer, court, beating, prisoner, torture ...
Time: 1940s, year 1939, year 1943, year 1942, year 1941
Place: austria, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Hella W (2011)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Finland, Estonia
Duration: 82 min.
Story: The life of a heroine. The life and work of Hella Wuolijoki. A poet, spy and millionaire, she turned into an internationally acclaimed businesswoman, politician and playwright, who collaborated with Europe's leading writers such as Bertolt ...
Style: captivating, tense, psychological, factual
Plot: playwright, spy, politics, world war two, power, prisoner, women in society, divorce, stage play, husband wife relationship, interrogation, jail ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s, 1920s, year 1936, year 1942 ...
Place: finland, soviet union, ussr, helsinki finland, stockholm sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Liberation of Skopje (2016)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Croatia, Finland
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Eight-year-old Zoran is the hero of this story set in Skopje during the German occupation of the city in World War II. Through his eyes, we experience all the cruelty, poverty and suffering of wartime. A love affair between his Macedonian mother and ...
Style: psychological, rough, tense, suspense, thought provoking
Plot: liberation, arrest, partisan, assassination, nazi occupation, prisoner, traitor, boy, german officer, german occupation, beating, world war two ...
Time: 1940s, year 1943, year 1944
Place: europe, former yugoslavia, balkan, macedonia, yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Movie in collections
 5.8
 285
Hitler (1962)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The private life of Hitler revealed for the first time!
Plot: world war two, nazi, evil man, hitler, nazis, adolf hitler
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Too Young the Hero (1988)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: WWII drama.
Style: serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: world war two, military life, innocence lost, prison, military base, basic training, battles, battleship, power relations, ocean or sea, ocean, soldier ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, 1940s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 ⇓
44%
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Sirius (1975)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 50 min.
Story: In SIRIUS, a young boy whose most cherished companion is his loyal German shepherd devises his own form of resistance when the Nazis arrest his father, then order the confiscation of local canines, including his pet, to be retrained as attack dogs ...
Plot: sabotage, animal death, dog, killer dog, train explosion, world war two, village, german occupation
Time: 1940s
Place: czechoslovakia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.6
 2K
This Life (2012)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Denmark
Duration: 122 min.
Story: The true story of the Fiil's a family of innkeepers who during Nazi-Germany's occupation of Denmark took up arms against the German occupiers. But in the fight for freedom, some must die so that others may live.
Style: realistic, emotional, disturbing, bleak, captivating ...
Plot: world war two, nazi occupation, danger, resistance fighter, war, freedom fighter, nazi, heroes, female director, sabotage, family relations, nazi soldier ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s
Place: denmark, germany, scandinavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.1
 7K
Riphagen (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 131 min.
Story: The true story about the biggest warcriminal from Holland during world war II, Andries "Al Capone" Riphagen.
Style: emotional, realistic, serious
Plot: world war two, nazi, violence, betrayal, dishonesty, nazis, con artists, military, jews, life is a bitch, jewish, society ...
Time: post world war two, 1940s, 20th century
Place: holland, amsterdam
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 8.3
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The Ascent (1977)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Two Soviet partisans leave their starving band to get supplies from a nearby farm. The Germans have reached the farm first, so the pair must go on a journey deep into occupied territory, a voyage that will also take them deep into their souls.
Style: stylized, emotional, bleak, captivating, serious ...
Plot: world war two, cold weather, village, betrayal, partisan, life is a bitch, heroes, war, danger, confined, dishonesty, graphic violence ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century, year 1942
Place: ussr, soviet union, russia, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.4
 5K
Resistance (2020)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: UK, France, Germany, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The story of a group of Jewish Boy Scouts who worked with the French Resistance to save the lives of ten thousand orphans during World War II.
Plot: french resistance, world war two, secret, occupied france, french, archive footage, love, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, escape, anti semitism, hate ...
Time: 1940s, year 1941, year 1939, year 1943, year 1938 ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Army of Shadows (1969)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 145 min.
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Style: bleak, gloomy, stylized, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: world war two, french resistance, betrayal, terrorist, underground, death sentence, resistance, government agency, intrigue, espionage, rescue, prison ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century, year 1943, year 1942
Place: paris france, france, marseille, europe, vichy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Liberation of Prague (1977)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Czechoslovakia, East Germany
Duration: 140 min.
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Style: propaganda film
Plot: communist, concentration camp, fascism, world war two, red army, rebellion, russian soldier
Time: year 1945, 1940s
Place: czechoslovakia, prague, prague czechoslovakia
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Movie in collections
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 375
Hanna's War (1988)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
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Duration: 148 min.
Story: Hanna's War is the true story of Hanna Senesh, a Hungarian-Jewish WW2 resistance fighter, who would become Israel's "Joan of Arc". As a young person, she fled Nazi-occupied Hungary for Palestine, where she was recruited and ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, uplifting, thought provoking ...
Plot: world war two, rescue, holocaust, religions or cults, life is a bitch, danger, unfulfillment, against the odds, society, war, confined, against humanity ...
Place: israel, middle east, hungary
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.5
 61
Black Birds (1967)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: WW2 story about group of prisoners who are trying to escape the death camp, run by local pro-Nazi militia.
Plot: world war two, nazi concentration camp, nazi, prison, concentration camp, nazis
Time: 1940s
Place: croatia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Boys from St. Petri (1991)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Denmark, Sweden, Norway, Finland
Duration: 111 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Genre: Drama, War
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 114 min.
Story: In may 1940, the German troops enter France. Frightened by the progress of the enemy, the people of a small village of Pas-de-Calais decide on the recommendations of the prefecture, to give up everything to go on the road, fleeing to the coast.
Style: propaganda film
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Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.0
 9K
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Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: Germany, Italy
Duration: 114 min.
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Time: pre world war two, 1930s, year 1939, 30s, 20th century ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
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Style: captivating, tense, psychological, based on true events, suspenseful ...
Plot: survival, military, ocean or sea, human spirit, danger, getting home, adventure, human nature, lifeboat, isolation, soldier, disaster film ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, year 1942
Place: pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 7.9
 95K
Patton (1970)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 172 min.
Story: "Patton" tells the tale of General George S. Patton, famous tank commander of World War II. The film begins with patton's career in North Africa and progresses through the invasion of Germany and the fall of the Third Reich. Side ...
Style: epic, realistic, rough, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: world war two, general, military, military hospital, heroes, destiny, steel helmet, tank, dead soldier, military life, war, sacrifice ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
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Style: uplifting, rough, realistic, serious
Plot: military, soldier, against the odds, military life, battle zone, heroes, infantrymen, danger, war, small town, historical event, world war two ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Into the Darkness (2020)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Denmark
Duration: 152 min.
Story: Karlskov is a self made, successful owner of a large electronics factory, has a wife and five children. They live the good, privileged upper-class life on Strandvejen north of Copenhagen when the Nazis occupy Denmark in April 1940. Karl struggles to ...
Style: suspense, rough, realistic, bleak
Plot: world war two, factory, conflict, german occupation, family relations, family, industry, businessman, money, family conflict
Time: 1940s
Place: germany, denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Courageous Heart of Irena Sendler (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Irena Sendler is a Catholic social worker who has sympathized with the Jews since her childhood, when her physician father died of typhus contracted while treating poor Jewish patients. When she initially proposes saving Jewish children from the ...
Style: emotional, realistic, serious, suspense, tense ...
Plot: holocaust, ghetto, world war two, rescue, social worker, life is a bitch, against humanity, rabbi, confined, nazi germany, jewish, anti semitism ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 40s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 7.0
 520
First Light (2010)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 75 min.
Story: In May 1940, feeling the RAF needs every man to fight to Luftwaffe, Geoffrey 'Geoff'/'Boy' Wellum joins at 18, becoming the youngest ever Spitfire pilot. After an intense training, he soon bonds with the flying men of his ...
Plot: world war two, fighter pilot, raf, male friendship, mockery, drinking alcohol, pilot, male bonding, vomiting, drink, ritual, drinking ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Poland
Duration: 125 min.
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Style: captivating, exciting, suspenseful, serious
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