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Oh! The Nomugi Pass (1979)
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Oh! The Nomugi Pass (1979)
Original name: あゝ野麦峠
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Japan
Duration: 154 min.
Story: The story of the silk industry and the young girls who worked as silk spinners in the early 1900s in Japan. The silk mills were located in Okaya which lies just beyond the Nomugi Pass. The women and girls worked in a hot, humid atmosphere without rest, and endured those conditions and sexual harassment to earn money for their poor families. Across the ocean, it was the great depression in America.
Plot: mountain, pregnancy, teenage sex, snow, teenage girl, sexual harassment, factory, unplanned pregnancy, leaving home, silk, abusive boss

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, captivating and contemplative films with plots about pregnancy, society, world war two, mountain, flashback, execution and politics mostly in Drama, History and Romance genres. Some movies like Oh! The Nomugi Pass: The Incident (1978), Death of a Tea Master (1989), A Necklace for My Beloved (1971), Old Man (1997), Lullaby of the Earth (1976). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Incident (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 138 min.
Story: The body of Sakai Hatsuko, a woman of 23 who has been slain with a knife, has been found in a forest. Some days later, Ueda Hiroshi, a 19-year-old shipyard worker, is arrested and charged with the murder. At Ueda's trial, a complex story ...
Plot: bicycle, courtroom, bridge, murder, court, barmaid, pregnancy, factory worker, stepfather, attempted rape, underage, sister sister relationship ...
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Death of a Tea Master (1989)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Japan
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Years after the death of legendary tea master Rikyu, his disciple Honkakubo attempts to resolve the mystery of the master's death.
Style: jidai geki
Plot: suicide
Time: 16th century
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A Necklace for My Beloved (1971)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Three guys are living in a Dagestan aul, and all three are in love with the blue-eyed Serminaz. According to a mountaineers’ tradition, a young man seeking the hand and the heart of a beloved girl has to make her a present that she would remember ...
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Old Man (1997)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: One of the most frequently dramatized of all William Faulkner stories, Old Man is based on a section of Faulkner's 1939 novel The Wild Palms. Set during the cataclysmic 1927 Mississippi river flood, the story revolves around the curious ...
Plot: swamp, flood, pregnancy, convict
Place: louisiana
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Fueled: The Man They Called 'Pirate' (2016)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Japan
Duration: 145 min.
Story: Fueled: The Man They Called Pirate (Japanese: 海賊とよばれた男 Hepburn: Kaizoku to yobareta otoko) is a best selling Japanese historical novel by Naoki Hyakuta. As of January 2014, it had sold over 1,700,000 copies.[1] In April 2013, it won ...
Plot: based on a novel, japanese woman, world war two, cartel, contamination
Place: iran, japan
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Lullaby of the Earth (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 111 min.
Story: The story of an orphan girl, brought up in naive, rustic innocence by an elderly relative, who is suddenly exposed to the brutality, greed and deceptiveness of the outside world when her grandmother dies. Notwithstanding her healthy distrust of all ...
Plot: strangulation, tied up, bell, beating, blood, prostitute, blindness, man hits a woman, torture, sea, country girl, temple ...
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The Wife of Seishu Hanaoka (1967)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Japan
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The disturbing story of a physician who conducted the first operation with general anaesthetic, and the women in his life who are both so determined to win his love that they volunteer as subjects for his experiments
Style: jidai geki
Plot: loyalty, loss of eyesight, husband wife relationship, cancer, devotion, feud, rivalry, medical, anesthetic, mother son relationship, human experimentation
Time: 18th century, 1790s
Place: japan
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75%
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Railroad Man (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A railway stationmaster at a dying end-of-the-line village in Hokkaido is haunted by memories of his dead wife and daughter. When the railroad line is scheduled to be closed, he is offered a job at a hotel, but he is emotionally unable to part with ...
Plot: railway station, winter, coal mine, railway, doll, supernatural power, marriage, flashback, father daughter relationship
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Genre: Drama, History
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Duration: 125 min.
Story: In 1981 in Medjugorje (BA), a group of kids claim that Virgin Mary appeared to them on a hill. The local priest believes them and spreads the word. Religious tourism blossoms. The communist government is concerned and arrests the priest.
Plot: miraculous event, ghost, communism, mountain, priest, execution, faith, religion, propaganda, nun, virgin mary
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Striker's Mountain (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, UK, West Germany
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A construction conglomerate, headed by a ruthless millionaire, wants to buy a ski resort that has been a family business for years, but the family does not want to sell. The businessman resolves to get the property, whether they want to sell it or ...
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Not Reconciled (1965)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: West Germany
Duration: 55 min.
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Plot: nazism, flashback, father son relationship, flash forward
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Lena: My 100 Children (1987)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: At the end of World War II Lena Kuchler arrives at a refuge camp in search of her disappeared family members. But at this place she can get no information in her case but only encounters hungry children.
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Rikyu (1989)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Japan
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Late in the 1500s, an aging tea master teaches the way of tea to a headstrong Shogun. Through force of will and courageous fighting, Hideyoshi becomes Japan's most powerful warlord, unifying the country. Rikyu, through the tea ceremony and ...
Style: stylized, captivating, contemplative, realistic, serious ...
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Magnificat (1993)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
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Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 88 min.
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Genre: Drama, History
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Genre: Drama, History
Country: West Germany, Spain
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Country: Netherlands
Duration: 96 min.
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