Movies like October 28, 1940: 5:30 A.M.

If you like "October 28, 1940: 5:30 A.M." you are looking for movies about / with village, fight, world war two, nazi, invasion, handicapped and greek themes of Drama and War genre shot in Greece.
Find your next favorite and similar movies in two steps: 1. Identify all themes of interest from this film (block below). 2. Look for them in the presented list.
October 28, 1940: 5:30 A.M. (1971)
 5.4
 119
October 28, 1940: 5:30 A.M. (1971)
Original name: 28η Οκτωβρίου, Ωρα 5.30
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Greece
Duration: 102 min.
Story: After the Albanian war, the Kyriakos Platanias xanagyrnaei in the village, his little white, but with many badges and mutilated legs. The father of the delight that was always proud of his son could not bear the situation and resort to drink. Soon, the little white occupy the Germans led by Willy Knut, who behave like the inhabitants of servants. The new slavery is not prepared to accept the delight ...
Plot: village, fight, world war two, nazi, invasion, handicapped, greek, alcohol, freedom, bull, honor, heroism, courage, wartime, infantry, victory, resistance, community, factory, drunkenness, funeral, german officer, explosion, independence, commander ...
Time: 70s
Place: greece, athens greece, hellas, athens

Movie in categories

village movies
2440
fight movies
7051
nazi movies
1057
greece movies
382
invasion movies
413
greek movies
280

Most similar movies to October 28, 1940: 5:30 A.M.

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out epic, realistic, rough and captivating films with plots about world war two, nazi, battles, death, battle, explosion and soldier mostly in War, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like October 28, 1940: 5:30 A.M.: Lieutenant Natassa (1970), The Mediterranean In Flames (1970), Hell in the Aegean (1970), I Daskala Me Ta Xantha Mallia (1969), Glory Sky (1962). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Lieutenant Natassa (1970)
Genre: War, Drama
Country: Greece
Duration: 136 min.
Story: The year is 1965. Natasa Arseni visits Dachau, the place where she was found by the Americans at the end of the World War II. She returns to Greece, and during the train ride she recalls those past events. Before the beginning of the Greek-Italian ...
Plot: resistance fighter, camp, german, freedom fighter, combat casualty, theater, lieutenant, greek, memorial, squad, battles, resistance ...
Time: year 1940, 40s, 1940s, 70s
Place: hellas, athens, athens greece, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Mediterranean In Flames (1970)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: Greece
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A volunteer from a World War II-era Greek resistance group agrees to seduce a German officer in order to gain secrets
Plot: world war two, greek, secret, commando, navy, resistance, seduction, occupation, espionage, nazi, captain, german soldier ...
Time: 70s, year 1941, 1940s, year 1940
Place: athens greece, hellas, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Hell in the Aegean (1970)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: Spain, Greece, Italy
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The picture is set during Battle of Greece and Crete Battle in 1941, after the fall of the mainland when the Germans entered Athens.
Plot: partisan, world war two, spy, cadet, wrestler, german soldier, fight, hellenic, gold, battles, greek, army ...
Time: 1940s, 70s, year 1941
Place: crete, hellas, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
I Daskala Me Ta Xantha Mallia (1969)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Greece
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Mirto, a progressive teacher, is assigned to a backward village, where her ideas find opposition from the parents. She falls in love with Stephanos, the mayor's son, whom she marries. As soon as the marriage ends, the eve of 28 Oct, 1940, the ...
Plot: classroom, grocery store, greek, loan, happy ending, grocer, death, red rose, threat, wedding, wartime, field trip ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: greece, athens greece, hellas, athens
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Movie in collections
alcohol movies
1341
freedom movies
717
bull movies
168
honor movies
503
What Did You Do in the War, Thanassi? (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: Greece
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A wild tale of mistaken identity set during the Nazi occupation of Greece and starring the great Thanasis Vengos. Thanasis is called upon, during the Occupation, to testify at the trial of a tavern owner accused of serving cat meat to his customers. ...
Plot: nazi occupation, starvation, factory, occupation, pot, toothpick, hunger, worker, oppression, ss, perjury, escape ...
Time: 1940s, 70s
Place: greece, athens, hellas, athens greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 7.4
 193
Glory Sky (1962)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Greece
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Two stories set in northern Greece during World War II.
Plot: soldier, solitude, military, world war two, german occupation, retreat, wartime
Time: 1940s
Place: greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.5
 16
The Soldier (1966)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A story of a boy, forced to grow mature before his time and to die too early because of the cruel war circumstances. This film is dedicated to all the children who have died during the National Liberation War.
Plot: soldier, darkness, wound, river, attack, explosive, mortar, german, dog, village, mountain, machine gun ...
Time: 1940s
Place: yugoslavia, former yugoslavia, bosnia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Thin Red Line (1998)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 170 min.
Story: Based on the graphic novel by James Jones, The Thin Red Line tells the story of a group of men, an Army Rifle company called C-for-Charlie, who change, suffer, and ultimately make essential discoveries about themselves during the fierce World War II ...
Style: epic, rough, captivating, bleak, surreal ...
Plot: war, sergeant, anti war, invasion, battles, world war two, military life, battle, infantry, soldier, commander, jungle ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Movie in collections
heroism movies
503
courage movies
2425
wartime movies
654
infantry movies
140
 6.9
 404
Guns of War (1974)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 170 min.
Story: Uzice Republic a known as the 'first offensive', is a story about Serbia in 1941. Few months after German panzers forced Yugoslav Royal Army to capitulate, organized resistance is turning into massive uprising against occupying forces. ...
Style: epic
Plot: world war two, mountain, resistance, rebellion, holocaust, cold the temperature, village, ring, nazi, sun, final battle, communist ...
Time: 1940s, year 1941
Place: yugoslavia, former yugoslavia, london, serbia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 7.2
 671
Kozara (1962)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 124 min.
Story: In June of 1942 Germans and their collaborators decide to get rid of partisans and their stronghold in the woods of Mount Kozara in Northern Bosnia. They encircle the mountain and begin the mop up operation. Out gunned and outnumbered the partisans ...
Style: epic
Plot: world war two, partisan, mountain, communist, night, execution, father, thirst, soldier, loss of wife, pain, resistance ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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: communist, partisan, world war two, mountain, civil war, communism, machine gun, murder, priest, blood, tragic event, drowning ...
Place: bosnia herzegovina, former yugoslavia, yugoslavia, bosnia
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Man from the Oak Forest (1964)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 87 min.
Story: An ex-servant becomes a lonely Shepard, killer hidden in the mountain woods during wartime. Under disguise of a black marketeer, a woman from the town maintains steady connection between the town and mountain, and organizes a resistance movement. ...
Style: epic
Plot: forest, resistance, world war two, mountain, criminal, outlaw, crazy, bell, terror, tragic event, death, night ...
Time: year 1941
Place: serbia
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Tough Ones (1968)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Two soldiers can't deal with peacetime.
Plot: world war two, prison, communist, nazi, partisan, girl, execution, mud, house, brother brother relationship, tank, tragic event ...
Time: year 1945
Place: serbia, yugoslavia, former yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 4.3
 199
Nelly, the Spy (1981)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance, War
Country: Greece
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Berlin, 1936. A Greek student, Nelly, abandons her studies and with the assistance of Jewish Vili Foster makes her debut as a cabaret singer. Soon becomes famous and reputation attracts the attention of a colonel of the SS, the Chenrich, who ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: hunger, bare breasts, woman smoking cigarette, pregnant woman, lovers, in love, cabaret singer, machine gun, pistol, athenian, secret agents, see through ...
Time: 80s, 1930s, 1940s, year 1936
Place: greece, berlin germany, athens greece, hellas
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.5
 25K
Cross of Iron (1977)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK, West Germany
Duration: 132 min.
Story: It is 1943, and the German army, ravaged and demoralised, are hastily retreating from the Russian front. In the midst of all this madness, conflict brews between the aristocratic yet ultimately pusillanimous Captain Stransky and the courageous ...
Style: realistic, tense, bleak, captivating, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war two, wehrmacht, soldier, german, anti war, eastern front, military hospital, military, hate, battles, chaos, lieutenant ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 40s, year 1943
Place: russia, france, siberia, germany, crimea ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.5
 53
The Trek (1968)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A story of a farmer and his calf, the only survivors of the German WW2 punitive expeditions that passed through their village. While evading before the dangers of war, the farmer develops a deep attachment to his calf and tries to save it at all ...
Plot: farmer, world war two, calf, blood, enemy, hell, army, ss, village, fight, death, massacre ...
Time: year 1943
Place: serbia, yugoslavia, former yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Unknown Soldier (2017)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Finland, Belgium, Iceland
Duration: 132 min.
Story: The film follows Finnish army machine gun company in Continuation War against Soviet Union, 1941–1944. Based on Väinö Linna's best selling novel Tuntematon Sotilas (The Unknown Soldier) and the novel's uncensored version, Sotaromaani ...
Style: thought provoking, captivating, realistic, sincere, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: infantry, world war two, husband wife relationship, friend, friendship, military, soldier, firing squad, insubordination, military officer, adaptation, violence ...
Time: 1940s
Place: finland, ussr, soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Hell in Normandy (1968)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The movie is set during World War II in the days just prior to the D-Day invasion. A special parachute unit is sent to destroy a German flame thrower installation on Omaha Beach.
Plot: invasion, beach, ship, behind enemy lines, espionage, fire, gun, coast, flamethrower, street shootout, paratrooper, disarming someone ...
Time: 1940s
Place: europe, normandy
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Movie in collections
When the Greeks (1981)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, War
Country: Greece
Duration: 98 min.
Story: At the turn of the twentieth century a young merchant is abducted by a group of brigands who are sheltered in a remote mountainous area of Greece aiming to extract ransom from his wealthy family. The young man develops a kind of sympathy to the ...
Plot: destiny, kidnapping, rich man, turk, tradition, mountain, bandit, ransom, freedom, police, greek, hiding place ...
Time: 1890s
Place: greece, athens greece, turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.8
 4K
Ambush (1999)
Genre: War, Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 123 min.
Story: It is the summer of 1941 and the Finnish army has been mobilized along the border with Russia. A platoon led by Lt. Eero Perkola is waiting for orders to go on the offensive. The platoon receives orders for a recon mission through the wilderness ...
Style: realistic, sincere, disturbing, serious, rough ...
Plot: world war two, war, military life, battles, military, danger, behind enemy lines, losing-it hero, heroes, soldier, school, death of father ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 90s, 40s, 1930s
Place: russia, eastern europe, germany, poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Camp Followers (1965)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Italy, France, West Germany, Yugoslavia
Duration: 119 min.
Story: In WWII, Lieut. Martino and his men are assigned to lead a group of prostitutes through the mountainous ways to serve in brothels for Italian soldiers in Albania.
Plot: lieutenant, prostitution, journey, sergeant, self esteem, mountain road, italian army, hunger, convoy, brothel, mountain, male female relationship ...
Place: albania, athens greece, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Saving Private Ryan (1998)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 169 min.
Story: As U.S. troops storm the beaches of Normandy, three brothers lie dead on the battlefield, with a fourth trapped behind enemy lines. Ranger captain John Miller and seven men are tasked with penetrating German-held territory and bringing the boy home.
Style: realistic, captivating, epic, rough, bleak ...
Plot: world war two, war, military, army, sniper, battles, courage, heroic mission, warrior, rescue, d day, bravery ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, year 1944
Place: normandy, france, europe, poland, germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.2
 280
Gaston's War (1997)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Denmark, Belgium, Netherlands
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Gaston Vandermeerssche is a young, resourceful Flemish action hero of the Belgian resistance during World War II: he coaches surviving allied pilots trough occupied Belgium and France to Spain so they can regain England, each time a dangerous ...
Plot: heroism, world war two, resistance, nazi, nazis
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Movie in collections
The Last Winter (1976)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Albania
Duration: 51 min.
Story: Germans come amid snow and winter. In the village only people remained are women, that fight until wounded partisans, sheltered in the village, will retreat deeper and snow will cover their tracks. Face to face with the Germans and their control of ...
Plot: german occupation, german soldier, husband wife relationship, world war two, nazi, partisan, winter, german army, search, village, battle, battles ...
Time: 1940s
Place: albania
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.0
 1K
Breakthrough (1979)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: West Germany
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Starting in late May 1944, during the German retreat on the Eastern Front, Captain Stransky (Helmut Griem) orders Sergeant Steiner (Richard Burton) to blow up a railway tunnel to prevent Russian forces from using it. Steiner's platoon fails in ...
Plot: world war two, eastern front, dead soldier, assassination, troops, explosion, death, german soldier, soldier, military, u.s. army, white flag ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, year 1944
Place: normandy, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
A Day for Lionhearts (1961)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 118 min.
Story: September the 8th 1943, Rome, that crucial day, the armistice, in the town many life change their way. Danilo escapes the fascist enlist, while Michele succeeded to leave his administration moving from Rome. On the way to come back Rome the two ...
Plot: sabotage, commando, partisan, german army, bridge, civil war, explosion, resistance, world war two, friendship, train, bomb ...
Place: rome italy, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Operation Stadium (1977)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: This movie tells a true story about events in Zagreb in 1941. Nazis and their collaborators organized the great gathering of students on Dubrava stadium. The intention was to publicly separate Jews from them which would lead to future pogrom. The ...
Plot: world war two, stadium, partisan, firearm, invasion, nazis, nazi
Time: year 1941
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 7.1
 105
I See the Sun (1965)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 82 min.
Story: In Georgia during WWII Zurikela, an orphan boy, meets Khatia, a blind girl, and vows to help her to see again.
Plot: female director, knife, orphan, fight, russian, soldier, wounded soldier, blind girl, eyesight, hopes, mentally challenged, village ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 4.6
 97
Wild Wind (1985)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union, Yugoslavia, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: August 1943, Europe. The tentacles of the German octopus have begun to recoil. As the Nazis retreat, their concern focuses on the supply of oil from the refineries of Romania. Without the flow of "black gold", Germany's doom is ...
Plot: partisan, world war two, breasts, mill, blood, russian, battles, nudity (full frontal - brief), traitor, machine gun, train, bridge ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.3
 159
The Bombers (1973)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Two best friends, former Partisans, must face new challenges after the war.
Plot: world war two, mountain, bomber, hospital, nurse, fear, girl, mission, nazi, battle, bunker, partisan ...
Time: post world war two
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%