Movies like El largo invierno

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El largo invierno (1992)
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El largo invierno (1992)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 135 min.
Story: In 1939, Ramon (Jacques Penot) was a young man, caught up in his Barcelona family's involvement on the Republic side in the brutal Spanish Civil War. He and his family fled into exile ahead of Franco's troops. Now it is many years later, and he has come back to see how his old homestead fared in the intervening years. The only person he can find who is able to remember those years clearly is his family's old butler Claudio (Vittorio Gassman). This film is a sequel to the 1975 film by director Jaime Camino, Largas Vacaciones del 36.
Plot: spanish civil war, civil war, female nudity, sex scene, soldier, fascism, butler, bourgeoisie, spanish history, flashback, nudity (topless - notable), topless
Time: year 1939
Place: catalonia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, captivating and disturbing films with plots about soldier, civil war, spanish civil war, war, female nudity, spanish history and military mostly in Drama, War and History genres. Some movies like El largo invierno: Freedomfighters (1996), The Anarchist's Wife (2008), While at War (2019), The 13 Roses (2007), Soldiers of Salamina (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Freedomfighters (1996)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Spain, Italy, Belgium
Duration: 125 min.
Story: At the outbreak of the Spanish Civil War, the nun Maria is forced to flee her convent. She takes refuge in a brothel, until it is liberated by a woman's anarchist group. Maria joins the group and eventually goes to the front. The women's ...
Style: political, serious, realistic, emotional, epic
Plot: spanish civil war, anarchist, anarchism, civil war, feminism, world war one, utopia, working class, sex, world war two, gender, female warrior ...
Time: 1930s
Place: europe, spain
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The Anarchist's Wife (2008)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Germany, Spain, France
Duration: 112 min.
Story: "The Anarchist's Wife" is the story of Manuela who is left behind when her husband Justo fights for his ideals against Franco's Nationalists during the Spanish Civil War. He is deported to a concentration camp, and upon his ...
Style: captivating, psychological, disturbing
Plot: spanish civil war, civil war, world war two, fascism, anarchist, anarchism, anti fascist, anti nazi, love story, concentration camp, male female relationship, relationships ...
Place: south of france, madrid
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While at War (2019)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Spain, Argentina
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Salamanca, Spain, 1936. In the early days of the military rebellion that began the Spanish Civil War (1936-1939), writer Miguel de Unamuno supports the uprising in the hope that the prevailing political chaos will end. But when the confrontation ...
Style: disturbing, sincere, psychological, captivating, intellectual
Plot: spanish civil war, spanish history, moral dilemma, coup d'etat, professor, arrest, military, disorder, society, civil war, military coup, world war two ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, year 1936
Place: morocco, spain
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The 13 Roses (2007)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 129 min.
Story: True story of thirteen totally normal young women that suffered harsh questioning and were put in prison under made up charges of helping the rebellion against Franco back in the 1940s. Despite of their innocence, the thirteen were soon executed ...
Style: disturbing, thought provoking, emotional, touching, realistic ...
Plot: spanish civil war, spanish history, injustice, social decay, false accusation, woman in danger, false arrest, idealism, prison life, political unrest, betrayal, society ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s, 20th century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Soldiers of Salamina (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Professor Lola Sánchez investigates the truth behind the events experienced by Rafael Sánchez Mazas, one of the founders of the Falange Española party, during the Spanish Civil War.
Style: suspenseful, sincere, captivating, serious, political ...
Plot: spanish civil war, change of heart, uncover truth, writer's life, soldier, lifesaver, society, political unrest, against humanity, writers, spanish history, civil war ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Across Five Aprils (1990)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Story: Jethro Creighton (Todd Duffey) is a young man of nine years from Southern Illinois who is growing up during the outbreak of the American Civil War. Helping his father farm is all he really knows. This makes things difficult when his kin fights for ...
Plot: american civil war, civil war, brother brother relationship, death, soldier, union, slavery, battles, family relations, confederacy, dialect
Place: illinois
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The Sleeping Voice (2011)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Spain
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Pepita travels to Madrid to be near her sister Hortensia who is pregnant and in prison. Hortensia is sentenced to death. The execution will not be carried out until after the baby is delivered. Pepita tries everything to stay the execution, but when ...
Style: captivating, suspenseful, emotional, serious, political ...
Plot: spanish civil war, wartime life, life is a bitch, political unrest, fall in love, woman in danger, sister sister relationship, society, love and romance, rebellion, dishonesty, against humanity ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s, 20th century
Place: spain, europe, madrid
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Uncertain Glory (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Front of Aragon, 1937. Lluís (Marcel Borràs), a young republican officer destined for a temporarily dormant position, meets an enigmatic widow of whom she falls in love, Carlana (Núria Prims), who manages to fool him to falsify a Document that ...
Style: captivating, disturbing, sincere, tense
Plot: spanish civil war, european history, politics, soldier, friendship, wartime life, life is a bitch, love and romance, mediterranean, world war one, man in underwear, male objectification ...
Time: 1930s, year 1937
Place: catalonia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Butterfly (1999)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Spain
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The film centres on Moncho and his coming-of-age experience in Galicia in 1936. Moncho develops a close relationship with his teacher Don Gregorio who introduces the boy to different things in the world. While the story centres on Moncho's ...
Style: emotional, sentimental, touching, realistic, compassionate ...
Audience: kids
Plot: spanish civil war, coming of age, friendship, civil war, teacher, fascism, children, depression, latin, anarchist, family relations, countryside ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century
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The Desert of the Tartars (1976)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Italy, France, West Germany
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Lieutenant Giovanni Drogo is assigned to the old Bastiani border fortress where he expects an imminent attack by nomadic fearsome Tartars.
Style: atmospheric, realistic, serious, psychological, bleak ...
Plot: desert, french foreign legion, fortress, lieutenant, battles, isolation, soldier, military, wartime life, village life, destiny, village ...
Time: 1910s, 70s, turn of the century
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Guernica (2016)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The fates of Henry - an American correspondent - and Teresa, one of the Republic's censors during the Spanish Civil War.
Style: realistic, serious, disturbing, suspenseful
Plot: spanish civil war, journalist, world war two, civil war, saving a life, hiding place, politics, nazism, military, war violence, freedom, militia ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Bruc, the Manhunt (2010)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Spain
Duration: 85 min.
Story: 1808. The Napoleonic Army suffers its first defeat at the hands of a single man: a drummer boy who used the Montserrat mountains to echo his drums and send the enemy troops into a panicked retreat. When the news reaches Napoleon, he furiously orders ...
Style: tense, serious, suspense, exciting, realistic ...
Plot: napoleonic wars, soldier, military, rebellion, on the run, adventure, rivalry, folk hero, escapades, rebelliousness, vengeance, war crime ...
Time: 19th century
Place: catalonia, spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
There Be Dragons (2011)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: Spain, USA, Argentina
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Arising out of the horror of the Spanish Civil War, a candidate for canonization is investigated by a journalist who discovers his own estranged father had a deep, dark and devastating connection to the saint's life.While researching the life ...
Style: serious, captivating, realistic, thought provoking, stylized ...
Plot: spanish civil war, priest, catholic, soldier, dying father, journalist, betrayal, redemption, self discovery, unfulfilled love, forgiveness, haunted by the past ...
Time: year 1936, year 1937, 70s, 1930s
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK, Spain, Germany, Italy, France
Duration: 109 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
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Duration: 147 min.
Story: Higinio and Rosa have only been married for a few months when the Civil War breaks out, representing a serious threat to his life. Helped by his wife, they decide to use a hole dug into their own home as a provisional hiding place. The fear of ...
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Genre: Drama, War
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Genre: Drama, History, War
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Style: serious, disturbing, emotional, touching, captivating ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Drama, War
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Style: political, thought provoking, tense, realistic, serious ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Japan
Duration: 85 min.
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Style: sincere, serious, emotional, realistic, atmospheric ...
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Genre: Drama, History, War
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29%
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Style: tense, realistic, serious, bleak, gloomy
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28%
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Genre: Drama, History
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Duration: 114 min.
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Style: tense, exciting, suspenseful, captivating, disturbing ...
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Genre: Drama, War
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Plot: soldier, interracial romance, cobweb, nudity (full frontal - brief), ping pong, map, female prisoner, cat, masturbation, treason, french military, attack ...
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27%
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Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Spain
Duration: 120 min.
Story: After the Spanish Civil War breaks out, the Prado Museum is being evacuated. One of the guards finds a painting by the master, Goya, and takes it to prevent damage to the work of art. In the interim, he meets a young lady with whom he falls in love. ...
Style: serious, realistic, bleak, gloomy, emotional
Plot: spanish civil war, painter, interwar period, civil war, art, love and romance, life is a bitch, obsessive quest, romance, fall in love, wartime life, artist ...
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27%
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Group Portrait with a Lady (1977)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: France, West Germany
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The story follows the life of a regular German women Leni Gruyten during the 1930s and 1940s. Through her interactions with friends, family and other people she knows, the regular folks' perception of the Nazi era is shown. (IMDb)
Style: epic, pre war
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