Movies like Evening Bells

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Evening Bells (1986)
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Evening Bells (1986)
Original name: Večernja zvona
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Trials and tribulations of a Croatian Communist intellectual in the turbulent years before, during and after WW2.
Plot: world war two, fascism, communist, legs, stockings
Place: former yugoslavia, yugoslavia

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Most similar movies to Evening Bells

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out epic, propaganda film, silent film and intellectual films with plots about world war two, partisan, communist, murder, death, nazi and fear mostly in War, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Evening Bells: Escapes (1968), July 13th (1982), Get Along, Mate (1981), The Liberation of Prague (1977), Silent Gunpowder (1990). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
KLK an PTX – Die Rote Kapelle (1971)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: East Germany
Duration: 178 min.
Story: East German film about the history of Red Orchestra, a real life German pro-Soviet spy ring created after the rise of Hitler that turned into a resistance movement led by a leftist Nazi officer, Harro Schulze-Boysen, and Arvid Harnack.
Plot: resistance, hitler, communist, resistance movement, nazi officer, fascism, espionage, nazi germany, anti fascist, german history, nazi, spy ...
Place: berlin germany
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100%
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Escapes (1968)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Political prisoners imprisoned in Yugoslavia will try to escape from prison by digging a channel under the ground and join the partisans.
Plot: world war two, partisan, communist, sick, cold, hunger, political prisoner, doctor, fear, escape, sergeant, traitor ...
Place: former yugoslavia
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63%
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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, reprisal, captain, motorcycle, water, celebration, execution, italian soldier, lake, resistance ...
Time: year 1941
Place: former yugoslavia, montenegro
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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, world war two, fight, deserter, military training
Place: former yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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The Liberation of Prague (1977)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Czechoslovakia, East Germany
Duration: 140 min.
Story: On 20th of April 1945 the Soviet army launches its attack on Berlin. The end has come for Nazi Germany and Hitler decides to commit suicide. In Prague K.H. Frank (Nazi Secretary of State and Chief of police in the Protectorate of Bohemia a Moravia) ...
Style: propaganda film
Plot: world war two, russian soldier, communist, concentration camp, red army, fascism, rebellion
Time: year 1945, 1940s
Place: prague, czechoslovakia
⇓ 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: world war two, partisan, communist, mountain, civil war, communism, fear, death, execution, fire, tragic event, girl ...
Place: bosnia herzegovina, bosnia, former yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Fall of Italy (1981)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 114 min.
Story: The setting is the islands off the Dalmatian coast of Yugoslavia, during WW II. The islands are controlled by occupying Italian forces, and a resistence movement of Communists is dedicated to sabotaging and ending the occupation. When a wealthy ...
Style: epic
Plot: world war two, partisan, fascism, brutality, dancing, truce, nudity (full frontal - brief), battles, friendship, spy, death, friend ...
Place: former yugoslavia, italy
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50%
Front in the Rear of the Enemy (1982)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union, Czechoslovakia
Duration: 161 min.
Story: A final episode in the trilogy about the Russian partisan's resistance during WWII. The film is set in 1944, when Russian partisans are making progress in their fighting against the Nazi occupation of Russia, Poland and Czechoslovakia. Lt. ...
Plot: world war two, partisan, great patriotic war, nazi occupation, soviet army, firearm
Place: ussr
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Cyclops (1982)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Melkior Tresic is one of many intellectuals in 1941 Zagreb who is helplessly waiting for the encroaching war.
Style: intellectual
Plot: world war two, conscription, faking illness, mental institution, nudity (full frontal - brief), female nudity, smoking, boot camp, oppression, psychological torture, love interest, desperation ...
Time: year 1941
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Johnny the Partisan (2000)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 135 min.
Story: After the 8th September 1943 north of Italy is occupied by Germans. Italian army collapsed and the soldiers are escaped to the mountains trying to set up a resistance. Many civilians did the same and Johnny, an English literature student, is among ...
Style: disturbing, suspense, exciting, bleak
Plot: world war two, partisan, resistance movement, resistance, murder, fascism, war zone, wartime life, italian history, nazi, holocaust, dog ...
Time: 1940s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
No Man is an Island (1962)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: The true story of George Tweed, an American sailor who became the only serviceman on the island of Guam to avoid capture by the Japanese during the early years of World War II.
Plot: world war two, scorpion, u.s. navy, priest, behind enemy lines
Place: pacific ocean, japan, minneapolis minnesota, pearl harbor
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Tough Ones (1968)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Two soldiers can't deal with peacetime.
Plot: world war two, exploitation, rain, brother brother relationship, insanity, german, trophy, desire, interrogation, execution, prison, tank ...
Time: year 1945
Place: former yugoslavia, serbia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Soldiers Aren't Born (1969)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 126 min.
Story: The continuation of a story started by Alexander Stolper epic movie "Zhivye i Myortvye".
Style: epic
Plot: great patriotic war, world war two, russian soldier, red army, battles, military uniform
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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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, partisan, prison, nazi, concentration camp
Time: 1940s
Place: croatia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Spring on the Oder (1968)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A war drama set in Germany at the end od WWII.
Plot: world war two, russian soldier, russian abroad, red army, great patriotic war, soviet army, uniform
Time: year 1945
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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The Ambush (1969)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Idealistic young man supports the party and the new Yugoslavia's communist regime, but soon gets involved in various political and criminal machinations becoming more and more confused about what's right and what's wrong.
Plot: partisan, communist, world war two, communism, josef stalin, innocent, girl, tragic event, ambush, train, bombing, duke ...
Time: post world war two, year 1945
Place: serbia, former yugoslavia, ussr
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
And This Will Pass, Too... (1985)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Wonderful war stories about Isidor Katanic, officer who spent his working life as a calligrapher writing to various documents. Resignation living at home, living with rampant wife and her son from a previous marriage, sloth. Very soon retire and go ...
Plot: world war two, partisan, underground, master, hanging, bombing, nazi, fishing, drowning, liberation, basement, german ...
Place: belgrade, former yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Garden of Redemption (1997)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A priest struggles with his religious beliefs as he sees his countrymen murdered in Nazi occupied Italy and as he becomes attracted to a woman operating in the resistance.
Plot: world war two, wartime, love, resistance movement, resistance, partisan, priest, nazi occupation, fascism
Time: 1940s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Elysium (1987)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Hungary
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Film about the Holocaust. A Jewish family is allowed to keep the flat they have always lived in and to live a relatively normal life. One day their 10-year old son disappears. He has been sent to a deportation camp which seems like paradise except ...
Plot: world war two, boy, medical experiment, children, death of child, concentration camp, nazi, jewish, female director
Place: eastern europe, hungary
⇓ similarity ⇓
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That Summer of White Roses (1989)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Yugoslavia, UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: World War II finally reaches a Yugoslavian lake, where a lifeguard shelters a refugee and her son.
Plot: world war two, partisan, wartime, love, nazi occupation, arranged marriage, widow, irony, refugee, lifeguard, coming of age, nazi officer ...
Time: year 1944
Place: former yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Occupation in 26 Pictures (1978)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Set in Dubrovnik, this drama chronicles a friendship, between three men, that began just before World War II. One of the men is of Italian origin, another is the wealthy heir of a shipping fortune, and the third is the son of a Jewish antique-store ...
Style: pre war
Plot: world war two, partisan, children, friendship, worker, revenge, fear, jewish, massacre, cruelty, fascist, bus ...
Time: 1940s
Place: eastern europe, former yugoslavia, croatia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Fifth Seal (1976)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Hungary
Duration: 116 min.
Story: In Budapest in 1944, a watchmaker, a book seller and a carpenter are drinking in a bar with the owner. They are joined by a stranger who asks a hypothetical question that will change their lives.
Style: art house, political
Plot: world war two, existentialism, nazi occupation, drunkenness, fascism, bombing, morality, torture, female nudity, philosophy, moral dilemma, tavern ...
Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Four Days of Naples (1962)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The film shows the history of the Neapolitan popular revolt against the invading Germans, during the second world war. During the four days in Naples the revolt turns over in just few hours. Neapolitans slinged on rifles and guns, and they armed ...
Plot: world war two, fascism, war, boy, civil war, resistance, partisan, german army, rebellion, anti nazi, nazi soldier, resistance movement ...
Time: 1940s
Place: naples italy, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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The Burmese Harp (1985)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Japan
Duration: 133 min.
Story: In the War's closing days, when a conscience-driven Japanese soldier fails to get his countrymen to surrender to overwhelming force, he adopts the lifestyle of a Buddhist monk.
Style: odd
Plot: world war two, bird, soldier, japanese army, buddhism, british army
Time: 1940s
Place: japan, burma
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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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: partisan, world war two, manhunt, escape, gunfight, mass murder, murder, traitor, tragedy, truck, mountain, river ...
Place: former yugoslavia, serbia
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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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: world war two, partisan, wedding, fear, prisoner, girl, prison, cold the temperature, murder, death, escape, liberation ...
Time: year 1943
Place: former yugoslavia, montenegro
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Stalingrad (1990)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union, USA, Czechoslovakia, East Germany
Duration: 196 min.
Story: The WWII pivotal battle of Stalingrad is shown through the eyes of the soldiers and officers on both sides of the war.
Plot: world war two, ruins, death, battles, uniform, dead soldier
Place: ussr
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Hungarians (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A group of landless Hungarian peasants accept work as migrant-laborers on a farm in northern Germany where the wages are good, and the wives and family are allowed to accompany them. Though it is in the midst of World War II, they are relatively ...
Plot: world war two, humiliation, peasant, pow
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Then I Sentenced Them All to Death (1972)
Genre: War, Drama
Country: Romania
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A young boy is adopted by a priest and his wife during the Nazi occupation of Romania during the Second World War. He befriends the village idiot, who's despised by everyone else. When a German is killed in the last days of the war, the ...
Plot: world war two, wehrmacht, tank, murder, adult child friendship, reprisal, gun
Place: romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Kaya (1967)
Genre: Crime, Drama, War
Country: Yugoslavia, France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: An experimental film about peaceful and carefree life in a small Dalmatian town, which turns into bloodshed and horror on the Eve of Italian occupation of the country.
Style: experimental
Plot: world war two, fascism, peace, nazi occupation, brutality, murder, village, death, satire, black, dynamite
Place: mediterranean sea
⇓ similarity ⇓
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