Movies like How to Die

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How to Die (1972)
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How to Die (1972)
Original name: Si të vdiset
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Destinies of two friends-fighters during WW2.
Plot: friends, horse, fight, fascist, world war two, army, partisan, death, torture, river, communist, girl, shooting, wind, funeral, attack, albanian, innocence, friend, falling off horse, vertigo, italian army
Place: kosovo, former yugoslavia, yugoslavia

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Most similar movies to How to Die

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out epic, silent film, pre war and light films with plots about world war two, partisan, death, fear, nazi, river and murder mostly in War, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like How to Die: Wolf of Prokletije (1968), Doctor Homer's Brother (1968), Red Blow (1974), Girl from the Mountains (1972), The Ambush (1969). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Wolf of Prokletije (1968)
Genre: War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Uka is an old Albanian who lives in the mountains on the border of Kosovo and Albania. As an honorable man, he must deal with his son who befriended Italian fascists during WW2.
Style: epic
Plot: mountain, brothel, world war two, army, doctor, sex, girl, shooting, father son relationship, river, jeep, deception ...
Place: kosovo, serbia
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Doctor Homer's Brother (1968)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War, Western
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 84 min.
Story: This film predominantly deals with the problems of a young man whom his delusions led into conflict with society. These issues will throw him into an adventure that would be tragic for him, but still helpful for him to see the truth. The story takes ...
Plot: village, insanity, machine gun, ambush, post war, mountain, doctor, brother brother relationship, partisan, traitor, battle, fight ...
Place: kosovo
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78%
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Red Blow (1974)
Genre: War, Action
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: At the beginning of the war the Germans come to the mine Trepca in Kosovo and occupy it. Communist Party and the workers do not agree with that and under constant repression, beginning small diversions, which will be transferred in the conquest and ...
Plot: escape, murder, communist, mine, nazi, explosion, german, sabotage, world war two, resistance, train, painter ...
Place: kosovo, former yugoslavia, yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Girl from the Mountains (1972)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 82 min.
Story: The relationship between a boy and a girl shortly after the start of the war and the arrival of the Germans. He goes to Chetniks, and there he disappears without a trace, and she ,after much torture and solitude, begins to search for him not ...
Plot: mountain, world war two, execution, mass murder, german, attack, blood, fear, traitor, partisan, girl, river ...
Time: year 1941
Place: serbia
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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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: communist, partisan, josef stalin, communism, explosion, ambush, horse, tragic event, song, death, kiss, duke ...
Time: post world war two, year 1945
Place: serbia, ussr, yugoslavia, former yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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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: wedding, murder, battle, escape, struggle, death, partisan, tank, prisoner, girl, prison, river ...
Time: year 1943
Place: yugoslavia, former yugoslavia, montenegro
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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, fascism, fascist, collaborator, attempted rape, occupation, landowner, sea, communist, brother, murder, working class ...
Place: former yugoslavia, yugoslavia, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
A Trap for the General (1971)
Genre: War, Drama
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Immediately after the war, OZNA insert an outstanding intelligence agent to catch the General Draza Mihajlovic.
Style: epic
Plot: partisan, trap, world war two, blood, murder, mountain, river, drinking, bridge, spy, manhunt, traitor ...
Time: year 1945
Place: former yugoslavia, serbia, yugoslavia, bosnia
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Berlin kaputt (1981)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Story of three partisans whose fates are determined by different encounters with women.
Plot: world war two, peeping tom, temptation, bathing, train, friendship, husband wife relationship, partisan, forest, voyeur, sex, river ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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 ⇓
54%
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Three (1965)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 80 min.
Story: In this episodic WW II drama, a Yugoslavian youth attempts to escape from German soldiers. In the first scene, he stands amongst a group of refugees waiting for a train. One man, with no identification papers is accused of a petty crime and the ...
Plot: commander, shooting, army, self sacrifice, train, fight, machine gun, false accusation, nazi, cemetery, swamp, mountain ...
Place: yugoslavia, serbia, former yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.4
 94
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, explosion, mother, massacre, attack, fascist, truck, sister, communist, train ...
Time: year 1941
Place: former yugoslavia, yugoslavia, montenegro
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Scent of Quinces (1982)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Thanks to his friendliness towards Nazis, Sarajevo businessman gets more and more rich during WW2. However, his infatuation towards the Jewish girl causes his downfall.
Plot: world war two, jewish girl, river, death, bakery, blood, dog, rifle, death of father, occupation, husband wife relationship, fear ...
Place: sarajevo, bosnia, yugoslavia, former yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Eight Kilos of Happiness (1980)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A film about an incident in the last war when a gypsy girl sacrifices herself for her lover, a partisan who has deserted.
Plot: world war two, deserter, singing, fear, german, gypsy, death, execution, nazi, river, prayer, murder
Time: year 1941
Place: yugoslavia, serbia, former yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Two Nights in a Day (1963)
Genre: Romance, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Commander Pavle receives partisan Jovan to shot him for not executing his orders. While listening to his unfortunate love story from the war, Pavle remembers his own relationship which had an equally bitter epilogue, and decides to set Jovan free.
Plot: partisan, world war two, friend, execution, tragic event, nazi, fear, girl, mission, digging a grave, commander, mountain ...
Place: yugoslavia, bosnia, former yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Requiem (1970)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 83 min.
Story: An American commando officer, in search of his father's killers, becomes part of a plot to capture a trainload of gold bullion destined to finance the Nazi cause. What begins as mission impossible explodes into a battle to rock the Balkans.
Plot: explosion, train, drunkenness, water, army, girl, german, rifle, world war two, siren, father, fight ...
Place: former yugoslavia, yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The South Railway Battle (1978)
Genre: Romance, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Autumn, 1941. Tito's partisans are ordered to attack a railway network system used by the Germans, their Bulgarian allies and local collaborators. A bloody battle ensues.
Plot: massacre, world war two, battles, battle, horse, burning, flag, fear, map, collaborator, party, harmonica ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, year 1941
Place: former yugoslavia, yugoslavia, serbia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Pals (1979)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The war is over, and a group of young Partisans returns to their town to continue their interrupted education. They are doing everything in their way, because they are young enough to go to school and to horse around, but mature enough to react to ...
Plot: education, partisan, party, friendship, machine gun, funeral, tragic event, blood, drink, rifle, ambush, murder ...
Time: post world war two
Place: former yugoslavia, yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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The Verdict (1977)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In the conflict with the enemy in one battle lost in advance, the risk to die in vain, partisan Mitko Angelov, fleeing from the battlefield. He climbs onto the train and goes to see his mother, who has just returned from internment. When he returned ...
Plot: partisan, mountain, death, german, deserter, nazi, patrol, murder, explosion, commander, battles, commissioner ...
Place: former yugoslavia, macedonia, yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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, friendship, massacre, holocaust, prisoner, communism, revenge, fascist, war atrocity, nazi, decapitation, violence ...
Time: 1940s
Place: croatia, yugoslavia, former yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Deserter (1992)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Federal Republic of Yugoslavia
Duration: 109 min.
Story: During the Yugoslav break-up, Federal Army officer is fed up with war and takes some leave in Belgrade. However, it turns out that he is less haunted by war horrors than with some sentimental skeletons in the closet. He meets his former comrade and ...
Plot: liar, adultery, nervous breakdown, funeral, friend, father daughter relationship, shooting, battle, buddy, lie, murder, dead woman ...
Time: year 1981
Place: yugoslavia, former yugoslavia, serbia, croatia
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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 ⇓
46%
Looking Into the Eyes of the Sun (1966)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Four partisans in the mountains and suffering from typhus are slowly destroyed.
Style: light, epic
Plot: partisan, typhus, cow, nazi, mountain, world war two, snow, blizzard
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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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 ⇓
45%
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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 ⇓
45%
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: officer, master, world war two, pistol, horse, husband wife relationship, party, brother in law, communist, ss, yelling, hanging ...
Place: former yugoslavia, belgrade, yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Great Transport (1983)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 134 min.
Story: This WW2 epic was one of the last movies of that kind made in former Yugoslavia. It tells the true story of great transport of Partizans from Vojvodina to Bosnia in 1943.
Style: epic
Plot: world war two, partisan, machine gun, horse, tragedy, tank, exploding bridge, convoy, ambush, massacre, ss, battles ...
Place: former yugoslavia, yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Sokol Did Not Love Him (1988)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The story begins in a small rural village in Ladimirevci, Eastern Croatia in 1943, where a land owner Sima is helping the Partisan Movement and the official Ustasha regime in order to save the life of his son Beneš, who is enlisted in the German ...
Plot: landowner, world war two, house, priest, hiding, attic, cemetery, court martial, german, partisan, fight, camp ...
Time: 1940s, year 1944, year 1943
Place: yugoslavia, croatia, balkan, former yugoslavia, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.6
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High Voltage (1981)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 103 min.
Story: After WW II many young people arrive to Zagreb, among them a young worker Sonja Kacar. She is supposed to participate in the construction of the first generator in the Rade Koncar factory. Because there aren't enough experts and materials in ...
Plot: border, machine, tragic event, revolution, girlfriend, post war, fear, manhunt, communism, river, fight, josef stalin ...
Time: post world war two, year 1948
Place: yugoslavia, former yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.6
 28
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, sick, hunger, escape, prisoner, girl, prison, rain, cold, traitor, fight, excavation ...
Place: yugoslavia, former yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%