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Georg Elser – Einer aus Deutschland (1989)
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Georg Elser – Einer aus Deutschland (1989)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Country: West Germany, Austria
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A true story about Johann Georg Elser, a quiet carpenter who tried to assassinate Hitler with an explosive device in 1939.
Plot: world war two, nazi, holocaust, assassin, nazi germany, gestapo, bomb, waitress, anti nazi, timebomb, human
Time: 20th century
Place: germany

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Inside the Third Reich (1982)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 240 min.
Story: A dramatization of the life of Albert Speer, Hitler's young architect and onetime confidant, and his meteoric rise into the Nazi hierarchy. Based upon Speer's own monograph of the same title.
Plot: world war two, nazi, hitler, autobiography, third reich
Time: 1930s, 1940s
Place: germany
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Sobibor (2018)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller, War
Country: Russia, Germany, Lithuania
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Based on the true story, international historical project “Sobibor” is dedicated to the heroism of the Soviet o cer Alexander Pechersky. During the great Patriotic war, being in a Nazi concentration camp Sobibor he managed to do the impossible ...
Style: rough, factual, suspenseful
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Time: 1940s
Place: poland
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Everyone Dies Alone (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 106 min.
Story: When they start losing family members and neighbors due to WWII and the Nazi government's policies, a quiet married couple becomes disillusioned and begins spreading leaflets against the government - a crime punishable by death.
Plot: world war two, gestapo, nazi germany, resistance, loss of son, nazi soldier, killed in action, death of son, anti nazi, death, fear, ss ...
Time: 1940s, year 1940
Place: central europe
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Day One (1989)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 141 min.
Story: Hungarian physicist Leo Szilard leaves Europe, eventually arriving in the United States. With the help of Einstein, he persuades the government to build an atomic bomb. The project is given to no-nonsense Gen. Leslie Groves who selects physicist J. ...
Style: captivating, thought provoking, tense, realistic, serious
Plot: world war two, nuclear war, super weapon, cold war, war, holocaust, terrorism, politics, nuclear holocaust, fight for supremacy, nuclear threat, state affairs ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s, 20th century
Place: usa, new mexico, london, hiroshima japan, italy ...
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Die Akte General (2016)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Its 1959. German Public Prosecutor Bauer is convinced he has found the long sought Nazi criminal Adolf Eichmann in Argentina. This tense drama shows his struggle to have him brought to justice against the power jielded by old Nazi functionaries in ...
Plot: mossad, world war two, german history, post war, auschwitz, shoah, post war germany, holocaust, male nudity, nazi, nazi germany
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Hotel Meina (2007)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Italy, France, Serbia
Duration: 115 min.
Story: How will the Germans react to the armistice of the 8th of September 1943, due to which Italy betrays them and sides with the allied forces? This is the distressing questions that a group of 16 Italian - Greek Jews evacuated at The Meina Hotel ask ...
Plot: world war two, holocaust, nazi occupation, refugee, hotel, truce, nazi, war crime, mass murder, jewish
Time: 1940s
Place: italy
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73%
Wallenberg: A Hero's Story (1985)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: USA, Yugoslavia
Duration: 200 min.
Story: The story of Raoul Wallenberg, a Swedish diplomat responsible for saving thousands of lives from the Nazi Holocaust.
Plot: world war two, holocaust, jewish, diplomacy, spy, lifesaver, diplomat, nazi, prejudice, captive, racism, starvation ...
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The Counterfeit Traitor (1962)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Blacklisted in modern day WW2, a Swedish oil trader opts to assist British Allies, by means of infiltrating and surveying Nazi Germany.
Style: serious, realistic, tense, captivating, suspenseful ...
Plot: world war two, spy, espionage, dominatrix, youth, nazi, nazi germany, life is a bitch, state affairs, forgery, dishonesty, undercover ...
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70%
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Reunion (1989)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: France, West Germany, UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Two young boys from very different backgrounds become friends in 1933 Stuttgart. However, they don't realize how different they are until much later as one is the son of a well-to-do Jewish doctor and the other the son of a German aristocrat. ...
Style: thought provoking, serious, realistic, disturbing
Plot: world war two, anti semitism, friendship, friendship between boys, nazi, religions or cults, confined, against humanity, youth, coming of age, golden years, society ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s
Place: europe, germany
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64%
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 709
Entrusted (2003)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, France
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Hoping to entrap Maria von Gall, who runs a courageous underground railroad for Jews in France, the Nazis kidnap her son Thomas, a brilliant 11-year-old chess master. An exchange arrangement goes awry and he sees her die in a hail of bullets; but he ...
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Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: europe, france, switzerland
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Hanussen (1988)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Hungary, West Germany, Austria
Duration: 140 min.
Story: A man's story parallels Hitler's rise. Austrian Klaus Schneider, wounded in World War I, recovers in the care of Dr. Emil Bettleheim. Bettleheim discovers that Schneider possesses powers of empathy and of clairvoyance, such that could aid ...
Style: spiritual, realistic, serious, thought provoking, tense ...
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Valkyrie (2008)
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Country: USA, Germany, Italy, Spain, France, Japan, UK
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Wounded in Africa during World War II, Nazi Col. Claus von Stauffenberg returns to his native Germany and joins the Resistance in a daring plan to create a shadow government and assassinate Adolf Hitler. When events unfold so that he becomes a ...
Style: factual, tense, bad ending, suspenseful, suspense ...
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Time: 1940s, year 1944, year 1943, 20th century
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Munich: The Edge of War (2021)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: At the tense 1938 Munich Conference, former friends who now work for opposing governments become reluctant spies racing to expose a Nazi secret.
Style: political, disturbing, captivating, tense, suspense
Plot: world war two, politics, nazi germany, spy, emergency, political unrest, political conspiracy, conspiracy, government conspiracy, war, political intrigue, intrigue ...
Time: 1930s, year 1938
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The Eichmann Show (2015)
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Country: UK, Lithuania
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Story: The behind-the-scenes true life story of a groundbreaking producer, Milton Fruchtman, and blacklisted TV director Leo Hurwitz who, overcoming enormous obstacles, set out to capture the testimony of one of the war's most notorious Nazis, Adolf ...
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Never Forget (1991)
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Genre: Drama, History, Thriller, War
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Forbidden (1984)
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Country: West Germany, UK
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⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Plot to Kill Hitler (1990)
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Churchill and the Generals (1979)
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Story: The complicated relationship between Winston Churchill and the leaders of the British army during World War II.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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The Captain (2017)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller, War
Country: Germany, France, Poland
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The Captain captures the final act of the Third Reich as Hitler's dream falls completely into ruins. The downfall is the seen through the eyes of a young German soldier who, amidst the chaos, decides to desert.
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The Conference (2022)
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Style: thought provoking, tense, disturbing, captivating
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Genre: Drama, History
Country: Germany
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A young prosecutor in postwar West Germany investigates a massive conspiracy to cover up the Nazi pasts of prominent public figures.
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Genre: Drama, History, War
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39%
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Style: disturbing, thought provoking, bleak, realistic, rough ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Kornblumenblau (1989)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: Poland
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Based on a true story of a Polish musician who survived the concentration camp only because he could play on the accordion the title melody.
Plot: world war two, concentration camp, holocaust, female on male rape, nazi, music, polish, accordion
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Colonel Redl (1985)
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Country: Yugoslavia, Hungary, Austria, West Germany
Duration: 144 min.
Story: Set during the fading glory of the Austro-Hungarian empire, the film tells of the rise and fall of Alfred Redl, an ambitious young officer who proceeds up the ladder to become head of the Secret Police only to become ensnared in political deception.
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Place: europe, germany, czech republic, austria
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Dirty Hearts (2011)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Country: Brazil, Japan
Duration: 90 min.
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