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All That Really Matters (1992)
All That Really Matters (1992)
Original name: Wszystko, co najwazniejsze...
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: Poland
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Poland's submission for the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film in 1992
Plot: world war two, prison, artist, escape, jewish, camp, illness, hunger, poet, fear, emigration, deportation, humiliation, anti semitism, husband wife relationship, citizenship, family reunited, passport, arrest, separation, attempted rape, war atrocity, deliberate cruelty, nkvd
Time: year 1939
Place: poland, siberia, kazakhstan

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, captivating and bleak films with plots about world war two, nazi, jewish, escape, holocaust, husband wife relationship and life is a bitch mostly in Drama, War and Biography genres. Some movies like All That Really Matters: Escapes (1968), My Heart Is Mine Alone (1997), Lucie Aubrac (1997), For Those I Loved (1983), At First Sight (1983). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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, excavation, cold, girl, prisoner, escape, sick, fight, political prisoner, traitor, hunger ...
Place: former yugoslavia
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My Heart Is Mine Alone (1997)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Helma Sanders-Brahms directs this inventive film that uses the verse of Jewish poet Else Lasker-Schüler and Nazi poet Gottfried Benn to dramatize the passionate, real-life affair between the two unlikely lovers. Forced out of Germany, ...
Style: art house
Plot: open marriage, writers, art exhibition, officer, physician, childhood, anti semitism, performance art, nazi, poet, death of son, german expressionism ...
Place: jerusalem, switzerland
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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: sexy, emotional, enigmatic, factual, romantic ...
Plot: world war two, love, french resistance, romance, nudity (full frontal - brief), graphic violence, resistance, runaway, secrets, love story, relationships, literature ...
Time: 1940s, 19th century, 20th century
Place: france, england, lyon, california
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For Those I Loved (1983)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: France, Canada, Hungary
Duration: 145 min.
Story: Polish Martin Gray (Michael York) recalls the Holocaust, New York prosperity, and losing his wife (Brigitte Fossey) and family.
Plot: world war two, holocaust, communist, immigration, nazi, concentration camp, ghetto, army, terror, escape, male nudity, jewish ...
Place: eastern europe, europe, usa, warsaw poland
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At First Sight (1983)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In 1942 in occupied France, a Jewish refugee marries a soldier to escape deportation to Germany. Meanwhile a wealthy art student loses her first husband to a stray Resistance bullet; at the Liberation she meets an actor, gets pregnant, and marries ...
Style: feminist film, captivating, realistic, serious, gloomy ...
Plot: lesbian, world war two, lgbt, marriage of convenience, lesbianism, female nudity, lgbtq, nazi occupation, mental illness, woman, family relations, deportation ...
Time: year 1942, 50s
Place: paris france, france, europe, normandy, italy ...
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The Pianist (2002)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music, War
Country: France, Poland, Germany, UK
Duration: 150 min.
Story: The true story of pianist Wladyslaw Szpilman's experiences in Warsaw during the Nazi occupation. When the Jews of the city find themselves forced into a ghetto, Szpilman finds work playing in a café; and when his family is deported in 1942, he ...
Style: emotional, bleak, heartbreaking, harsh, suspense ...
Plot: holocaust, world war two, survival, nazi, genocide, war, pianist, jewish, nazi occupation, anti semitism, nazism, against humanity ...
Time: 1940s, year 1944, 20th century, 1930s, year 1939 ...
Place: poland, germany, eastern europe, europe, warsaw poland ...
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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, aerial combat, aviation, luftwaffe, raf, autobiography, mockery, ritual, pilot, friendship between men, drink ...
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The 25th Hour (1967)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: France, Italy, Yugoslavia
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A Romanian peasant fights to get back to his family after he's imprisoned by the Nazis.The picture is based on real events. It includes Hungary's government in collaboration with the Nazis, the encroachment of Romania by Stalin's ...
Plot: world war two, nazi, peasant, racism, jew persecution, arrest, ss, recruit, holocaust, concentration camp, jewish, deportation ...
Time: 1940s
Place: hungary, romania
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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, flashback, mother daughter relationship, soldier, employer employee relationship, nazism, little girl, great depression, teacher, female protagonist ...
Time: 1940s, year 1942, 1930s
Place: prague, central europe, czechoslovakia
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Hamsun (1996)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: Denmark, Sweden, Norway, Germany
Duration: 159 min.
Story: Knut Hamsun is Norway's most famous and admired author. Ever since he was young he has hated the English for the starvation they caused Norway during WWI. When the Germans occupy Norway 9 April 1940 he welcomes them and the protection they can ...
Style: serious, realistic, emotional, sincere, uplifting ...
Plot: world war two, writers, writer's life, holocaust, nazi, nobel prize winner, nazism, marriage, poet, controversy, society, golden years ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s
Place: norway, europe, germany
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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: exciting, suspense, suspenseful, captivating, tense ...
Plot: world war two, resistance, escape, french resistance, farm, prisoner, school, racism, arrest, teacher, pow, school teacher ...
Time: 1940s, year 1940
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Doctor Mladen (1975)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The story begins in 1941 and shows one of the people who which were actually, very brave and proudly fought against the Ustasha, Germans and other butchers, not related to that ideology was tied. The film is about Dr. Mladen Stojanovic legend of ...
Style: epic
Plot: partisan, world war two, doctor, loss of son, mythology, nazi, tragic event, communist, tank, army, mother, german ...
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Voyage of the Damned (1976)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 155 min.
Story: A luxury liner carries Jewish refugees from Hitler's Germany in a desperate fight for survival.
Style: political, twists and turns, intellectual, dramatic, compassionate ...
Plot: world war two, cruise ship, holocaust, jewish, nazi, ship, anti semitism, catastrophe, ocean liner, sea, murder, world politics ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, year 1939
Place: germany, cuba, havana cuba, california, israel ...
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A Wolf Teeth Necklace (1997)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Lithuania
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Algimantas Puipa directed this 1997 drama about a painter wrestling with childhood memories of his father being exiled to Siberia.
Plot: children, youth, oedipus complex, family relations, prisoner of war camp, middle aged, husband wife relationship, humiliation, police, painter, father son relationship, fear ...
Place: siberia, balkan
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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, occupied france, nazi officer, gestapo, french, love, secret, anti semitism, revenge, escape, refugee ...
Time: 1940s, year 1941, year 1939, year 1942, year 1938 ...
Place: europe, germany, munich germany, alps, berlin germany ...
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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: serious, realistic, emotional, suspense, tense ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: holocaust, world war two, nazi germany, ghetto, jewish, social worker, rescue, wartime life, historical figure, life is a bitch, against humanity, confined ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s
Place: poland, europe, warsaw poland
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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, hitler, evil man
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David (1979)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: West Germany
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Although members of the Hitler Youth chant anti-Semitic paroles in front of his house during the Purim festival, Rabbi Singer is still profoundly convinced that Germany will stay a safe country for him, his family, and his fellow believers. But ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, bleak, emotional, realistic ...
Plot: world war two, holocaust, little boy, rabbi, family relations, survival, anti semitism, escapades, war, against humanity, society, confined ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 1940s
Place: germany, europe, vienna, black sea, new york ...
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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, romantic, disturbing, captivating ...
Plot: world war two, clergy, prison, prisoner, courtroom, third reich, prison life, treason, love, farmer, scarecrow, arrest ...
Time: 1940s, year 1941, year 1943, year 1942, year 1939
Place: austria, berlin germany
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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: suspense, thought provoking, touching, captivating, disturbing
Plot: world war two, resistance, soldier, war hero, german occupation, sibling relationship, friends, society, nazi, fight, holocaust, jewish ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: netherlands, amsterdam
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Jew Suss: Rise and Fall (2010)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: Germany, Austria
Duration: 114 min.
Story: This intricate historical drama tells the story of actor Ferdinand Marian (Tobias Moretti), who is ordered by Nazi propagandist Joseph Goebbels to star in the 1940 anti-Semitic film Jew Suss. Despite his cooperation, Ferdinand's actions have ...
Style: realistic, captivating, factual, psychological, serious ...
Plot: nazi germany, anti semitism, world war two, propaganda, filmmaking, actor's life, rise and fall, movie business, politics, introspection, political unrest, showbiz ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: austria, europe, berlin germany
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The Ring with a Crowned Eagle (1992)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Poland, France, UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A Polish Resistance fighter who survived the Nazi years cannot accept the new Communist power.
Plot: world war two, post war, vodka, nazism, resistance, ss, anti communist, partisan, communism, nkvd, rebellion, stalinism ...
Time: 1940s, year 1944
Place: poland
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Too Young the Hero (1988)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: WWII drama.
Style: captivating, serious, realistic
Plot: world war two, youth, u.s. navy, military base, military life, basic training, prison, innocence lost, battles, battleship, power relations, soldier ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
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Another Mother's Son (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Directed by Christopher Menaul ('Summer in February', 'Fatherland) and written by Jenny Lecoat, Another Mother's Son tells the true story of Louisa Gould, a widow living in Nazi occupied Jersey who takes in a Russian prisoner of ...
Style: suspense, captivating
Plot: surrogate family, world war two, escaped prisoner, tragedy, pow, hunger, fight, heroine, nazi occupation, death of protagonist, fighting the system, family ...
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Darkest Hour (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: UK, USA, China
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A thrilling and inspiring true story begins on the eve of World War II as, within days of becoming Prime Minister of Great Britain, Winston Churchill must face one of his most turbulent and defining trials: exploring a negotiated peace treaty with ...
Style: political, serious, realistic, suspense, inspirational ...
Plot: world war two, british history, prime minister, politics, winston churchill, leader, british empire, leadership, decision, choice, british prime minister, british politics ...
Time: 1940s, year 1940
Place: england, dunkirk, united kingdom, britain, london ...
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Good Evening, Mr. Wallenberg (1990)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: Sweden, Hungary
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Swedish account of Raoul Wallenberg, the man responsible for the largest rescue of Jews during World War II.
Style: thought provoking, uplifting, emotional, bleak, serious ...
Plot: world war two, politics, rescue, jewish, nazi soldier, anti semitism, ghetto, genocide, heroes, holocaust, righting the wronged, political unrest ...
Time: 1940s
Place: sweden, europe, hungary, stockholm sweden, moscow russia ...
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Pornography (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Poland, France
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Two intellectuals, a writer and a director, begin to play a mysterious psychological game in a peaceful countryside manor house during the Nazi occupation.
Style: realistic, serious, psychological, emotional, suspense ...
Plot: world war two, soldier, countryside, social differences, losing-it hero, life is a bitch, teenage life, wartime life, obsession, haunted by the past, war, holocaust ...
Time: 1940s
Place: poland, warsaw poland, europe
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And Give My Love to the Swallows (1972)
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 ...
Style: erotic
Plot: czech history, interrogation, world war two, women's prison, jail cell, female friendship, countryside, execution, jail, bravery, communist, prison visit ...
Time: 1940s, year 1942
Place: czechoslovakia
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The Boat Is Full (1981)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Switzerland, West Germany, Austria
Duration: 101 min.
Story: During World War II, Switzerland severely limited refugees: "Our boat is full." A train from Germany halts briefly in an isolated corner of Switzerland. Six people jump off seeking asylum: four Jews, a French child, and a German soldier. ...
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, bleak, disturbing
Plot: holocaust, world war two, border, refugee, anti semitism, children, ship, passport, racial prejudice, escape attempt, border crossing, train ...
Time: 1940s
Place: switzerland, germany, europe, zurich switzerland
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King Rat (1965)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: When Singapore surrendered to the Japanese in 1942 the Allied POWs, mostly British but including a few Americans, were incarcerated in Changi prison. This was a POW detention center like no other. There were no walls or barbed-wire fences for the ...
Style: bleak, realistic, dramatic, harsh, political ...
Plot: world war two, prison, war, prisoner of war camp, wartime, prisoners of war, friendship, prison life, rat, british, capitalism, relationships ...
Time: 1940s, year 1945
Place: california, poland, england, japan, asia ...
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