Movies like Amnesia 1994

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Amnesia (1994)
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Amnesia (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Dreaming of a better life, a young woman leaves her country home and moves to the city where she only finds trouble.
Plot: army, pregnancy, military, desert, soldier, journalist, concentration camp, amnesia, memory, rain, bus, fire, dictatorship, conscience, prisoner, fish, captain, political prisoner, wedding anniversary, sergeant, escape, execution, military dictatorship, flashback, burnt body ...
Place: chile

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, captivating and disturbing films with plots about military, soldier, army, dictatorship, flashback, history of chile and violence mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Amnesia: For Love and Honor (1983), Imagen latente (1987), Julio Begins in July (1979), The Dupes (1972), The Penal Colony (1970). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
For Love and Honor (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A military drama set on a Texas base focuses on the ups and downs of young paratroopers, who, while they're gearing up for possible combat assignments, often find themselves entangled in love affairs.
Plot: sergeant, u.s. army, captain, army, airforce, soldier, military, green beret, corporal, air force
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95%
Imagen latente (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Directed by Pablo Perelman.
Plot: photographer, haunted by the past, missing person, insecurity, death, missing, dysfunctional marriage, political repression, physical abuse, abuse of power, confusion, political prisoner ...
Time: 80s
Place: santiago chile, chile, santiago de chile
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93%
Julio Begins in July (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile
Duration: 120 min.
Story: This is the story of a teenager at the turn of the century in the conservative higher classes of Chile and the initiation rites in his society.
Plot: coming of age, teenage prostitute, landowner, machismo, patriarch, teenager, history of chile, boy
Place: chile
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85%
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The Dupes (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: Syria
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Set in Iraq (but shot in Syria), this is the story of three men who try to leave their impoverished and hopeless lives to get work in Kuwait. They hire a water-truck driver to transport them illegally across the border in the tank of his truck.
Plot: desert, amputee, tanker, heat, escape, smuggler, sand, flashback, injury, poverty, impotence, palestinian ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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The Penal Colony (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A foreign journalist arrives on a small Pacific island 200 miles off the coast of South America. Once a leper colony, the island was later transformed into a prison and then, under U.N. mandate, made into an independent republic. Yet despite ...
Plot: dictator, military dictatorship, torture, journalist, president, absurdism, prison visit, penal colony
Place: chile
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
In the Shadow of the Sun (1974)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Two thieves wander in the chilean desert and finally get to a small town near Bolivia. There, they try to include themselves with the townspeople but their instincts betray them and tragedy ensues. Based on a true story, this film opened one year ...
Plot: desert, escaped convict, indigenous people, rape, thief, prison escape
Time: 1940s
Place: chile
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65%
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 27
Ivin A. (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Soldiers of internal troops Ivin A. standing on duty at night, could not shoot escapes bandit and murderer Prince Mishka. The explanatory he wrote that he refused to continue to dispose of another's life.
Plot: soviet army, skinny dipping, prisoner transport, army, river, dream, prison, masturbation, male nudity, beach, swimming, flashback ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Enthusiasm (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile, Spain, France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: El Entusiasmo/Enthusiasm begins in 1984, when Guillermo (Alvaro Rudolphi) introduces two of his friends to each other -- Fernando (Alvaro Escobar) and Isabel (Maribel Verdu). A decade later, Fernando and Isabel have a son, and they join forces with ...
Plot: morality, family relations, economics, real estate development, history of chile, marriage, frustration, politics, military dictatorship, dictatorship, father son relationship, democracy ...
Time: year 1994, year 1984
Place: chile
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57%
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Man-eater (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 169 min.
Story: Kazakhstan. 1954. Copper mines. Concentration camp. In the center of the plot - a revolt which prisoners raised in protest against the inhuman treatment.
Plot: atrocity, old man, political prisoner, escape, violence, sadism, prisoner, murder, rebellion, power, terror, suicide ...
Time: year 1954
Place: kazakhstan, ussr, soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.0
 33
Cirqo (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Two prisoners escape execution by the police and become successful circus clowns in Pinochet's Chile.
Plot: clown, escaped prisoner, military dictatorship, circus
Time: 70s
Place: chile
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.0
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One of Us (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: Israel
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A few Palestinian guerilla's break into an Israeli camp in the occupied territories. They kill a few Israeli soldiers before they are killed, apart from one who dies in the camp after being captured alive. The Israeli military dispatch an ...
Style: suspenseful, thought provoking, captivating, realistic, serious
Plot: soldier, power relations, military life, military base, basic training, moral dilemma, military, army investigation, army, macho man, gay subtext, friend ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: middle east, israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
As If I Am Not There (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Ireland, Sweden
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A harsh dose of cinematic realism about a harsh time-the Bosnian War of the 1990s-Juanita Wilson's drama is taken from true stories revealed during the International Criminal Tribunal in The Hague. Samira is a modern schoolteacher in Sarajevo ...
Style: realistic, disturbing, emotional, serious
Plot: bosnian war, realism, wartime life, war, soldier, military, life is a bitch, strong female presence, life turned upside down, violence, rape, genocide ...
Place: former yugoslavia, bosnia, europe, sarajevo, bosnia herzegovina ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Soldier Soldier (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Soldier Soldier is a British television drama series. The title comes from a traditional song of the same name - "Soldier, soldier will you marry me, with your musket, fife and drum?" - an instrumental version of which was used as its ...
Plot: army, military, british army, uniform, british military, military uniform, sergeant, soldier
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Night Over Chile (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile, Soviet Union
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A Soviet docudrama chronicling the events surrounding the military coup which toppled the leftists Chilean government of Salvador Allende. This film confines its efforts to the main events themselves and is based on interviews with eyewitnesses, ...
Plot: history of chile, operation condor, military coup, coup d'etat
Time: 70s, year 1973
Place: chile
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41%
Maruta 3 ... Destroy all Evidence (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 93 min.
Story: During the shut down and destruction of the Japanese test camp Squadron 731 in Manchuria, a soldier becomes infected with a virus developed during the camp's testing and risks spreading it into Japan on the train ride home.
Style: rough, bleak, serious, realistic
Plot: against humanity, world war two, bio weapon, gory, dehumanization, power relations, danger, soldier, strong violent content, laboratory, military base, military life ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s
Place: asia, japan, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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The Sergeant (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: THE SERGEANT is the story of the dark inner struggle of Master Sergeant Albert Callan to overcome the overwhelming attraction he feels for one of his charges. In the staid and stifling environment of a post-World War II army post in France, ...
Style: sexy, realistic, serious, sexual, disturbing
Plot: world war two, friendship, alcohol abuse, military, soldier, officers and cadets, showbiz, power relations, solitude, rescue, gays and lesbians, gender ...
Time: 1940s, 50s, 40s, year 1952, post world war two ...
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Closer to the Sun (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: A New York insurance company sends in a team of high levels investigators to assess a claim related to the accidental death of six workers on an oil platform off the coast of Nigeria. As the investigation unfolds it becomes clear that the dead men ...
Plot: dictatorship, blood, iraq war, bomb, genocide, terrorism, violence, corruption, oil rig, aids, massacre, civil war ...
Place: africa, nigeria, london, pacific ocean, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Fiesta Patria (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile
Duration: 100 min.
Story: As two families celebrate the engagement of their children, one of the lovers unearths a family secret.
Style: sincere, captivating, touching, realistic, serious
Plot: family secret, family gatherings, family relations, family reunited, dysfunctional family, fiancee, military, engagement, nudity (full frontal - brief), country, sex, wheelchair
Place: chile
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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The Baltic Love (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: Estonia, Finland
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Lost love and politics: three episodes from three Baltic nations. In Estonia a political prisoner leaves the jail, only to discover that his best friend had stolen his girl. In Latvia a Russian soldier has a Latvian girlfriend. Her Latvian friends ...
Plot: stripper, catholic priest, prisoner, tragic love, cultural conflict, dissident, priest, soldier, celibacy, political prisoner, prison, coward ...
Place: estonia, latvia, lithuania
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
He Hated Pigeons (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, Chile
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Love is everything with a young man journey's from the north to south of Chile to fulfill a promise.
Plot: road trip, female director, gay, pickup truck, truck
Place: chile
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Enough Praying (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Many socially-concerned priests in Catholic Latin America have at some time left their parish churches to go and work in the fields and factories of the poor. Such priests, usually adherents of "liberation theology," are called ...
Plot: catholic priest, priest, class struggle, church, conscience, religion, injustice, poverty, catholic church, solidarity, social problem, working conditions ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: chile
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
For Love and Honor (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: For Love and Honor is a short-lived American military drama series that aired on NBC from September 23, 1983 to December 27, 1983. The series is inspired by the hit film An Officer and a Gentleman.
Plot: military, u.s. army, military base, pursuit, air force, mockery, army, sergeant, airforce, corporal, soldier, female soldier ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Voto + Fusil (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile
Duration: 70 min.
Story: The political evolution in Chile seeing from three different times: 1937, 1947 and 1970. A film that shows how a revolution cannot be accomplished by electoral means, and how the wealthy class will always attempt to destroy that revolution, with the ...
Plot: politics, communism, presidential election, marxist, communist party, communist, assassination, bourgeoisie, coup d'etat, national anthem, birthday, left wing ...
Time: year 1947, year 1970, year 1937
Place: chile, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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No (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile, France, Mexico, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: In 1988, Chilean military dictator Augusto Pinochet, due to international pressure, is forced to call a plebiscite on his presidency. The country will vote ‘Yes’ or ‘No’ to Pinochet extending his rule for another eight years. Opposition ...
Style: captivating, sincere, psychological, sentimental, atmospheric ...
Plot: campaign, political conspiracy, oppression, advertising agency, fighting the system, dictatorship, democracy, rebellion, against the odds, underdog, protest, ambition ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1988, 70s
Place: chile, latin america, santiago de chile, south america, santiago chile
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Blood of Hussain (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Pakistan
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A dramatic depiction of the life of Hussain, with allegorical references to the history of the Prophet Muhammad and his descendants. It is prophesied that Young Hussain will one day lead the impoverished masses to a better life. It is his brother, ...
Plot: military, dictatorship, interracial relations, general, severed arm, pregnancy, husband wife relationship, rape, bulldozer, female nudity, horse, blood ...
Place: pakistan
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Year of the Tiger (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A prison inmate escapes from his wrecked penitentiary during Chile's February 2010 earthquake.
Style: psychological, tense, suspenseful, disturbing, suspense
Plot: prison, escape, violence, escaped prisoner, tsunami, brutality, devastation, convict, freedom, free will, prison escape, farmer ...
Time: year 2010
Place: chile
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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The Frontier (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile, Spain
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A Chilean teacher, Ramiro, is sentenced to internal exile in a southern town where tidal waves often appear. He falls for a woman, Maite, whose father asks him to take her away. Although he gets his freedom he doesn't leave and when the water ...
Plot: female nudity, surrealism, absurd humor, protest, sex, male nudity, buried treasure, raft, politics, scuba diving, car, camera ...
Place: chile
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Sergeant Matlovich vs. the U.S. Air Force (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The true story of Leonard Matlovich, a U.S. Air Force sergeant who was dismissed from the Air Force for being gay and the story of his fight to be reinstated.
Plot: u.s. air force, gay interest, gay soldier, sergeant, court martial, closeted homosexual, gay lead character, army, mormon, gay, homosexuality, military
Time: year 1975
Place: virginia, langley virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Days in the Country (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile, France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In a bar in Santiago, two old men talk over their past. This is a strange discussion. In fact, they talk of themselves as if they were dead. We don't know what is true or false, what is dream or reality.
Plot: nostalgia, melancholy, country house, countryside, memory, writing, poem, country estate, old man, estate, cafe, folklore ...
Place: chile
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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 293
Orange Honey (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain, Portugal
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Andalusia in the fifties. Enrique and Carmen just meet and fall deeply in love. Carmen gets him to stay in military service in a court of the city. Enrique, in view of the injustices he witnesses every day, realizes that to change the course of ...
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, realistic, serious, captivating
Plot: soldier, life turned upside down, rebelliousness, moral dilemma, rebellion, fighting the system, against the rules, state affairs, life is a bitch, legal, military, dishonesty ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s
Place: spain, andalusia
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%