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Katharina Luther (2017)
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Katharina Luther (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Germany
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The life of Katharina von Bora, a nun in the 16th century. When reading Martin Luther's writings about the freedom of the individual, she decides to leave the monastery - and gains the trust and love of the great reformer.
Style: psychological, sincere, twists and turns, suspense, contemplative
Plot: strong female character, nun, strong female lead, faith, monk, bible, sin, death of child, husband wife relationship, female nudity, businesswoman, rebellion, reformation
Time: 16th century

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, contemplative, psychological and serious films with plots about husband wife relationship, society, christianity, faith, religion, priest and religions or cults mostly in Drama, Biography and History genres. Some movies like Katharina Luther: Luther (2003), God's Outlaw (1986), Luther (1974), Martin Luther (2002), Things to Come (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Luther (2003)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Germany, USA, Czech Republic, Italy
Duration: 123 min.
Story: During the early 16th Century idealistic German monk Martin Luther, disgusted by the materialism in the church, begins the dialogue that will lead to the Protestant Reformation.
Style: uplifting, biblical, intellectual, touching, sincere ...
Plot: rebellion, politics, catholicism, clergy, christianity, hypocrisy, sin, human spirit, idealism, fighting the system, social decay, rebelliousness ...
Time: 16th century, renaissance, 1500s, 1930s
Place: rome italy, germany, europe, vatican, england ...
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God's Outlaw (1986)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A dramatized biography of William Tyndale, the 16th Century reformer determined to translate the Bible into English, which illegal act set him at odds with the Catholic Church, Sir Thomas More and King Henry VIII.
Style: thought provoking, realistic, serious, contemplative, sincere ...
Plot: translator, burned alive, anti hero, religions or cults, church, state affairs, clergy, dishonesty, obsessive quest, anti heroes, against the rules, on the run ...
Time: 16th century
Place: germany, england
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82%
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Luther (1974)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A man's view cause a rift between peasants and the church.
Style: contemplative, realistic, serious, talky
Plot: church, politics, religions or cults, injustice, rebelliousness, destiny, idealism, against the odds, human spirit, righting the wronged, fighting the system, ambition ...
Time: 16th century, 70s, 1500s
Place: germany
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76%
 7.0
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Martin Luther (2002)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Learn how one man reluctantly took on the most powerful institution of his day and won. Martin Luther is credited with expounding a new vision of man's relationship with God and, by extension, a redefinition of man's relationship with ...
Style: christian film
Plot: reformation, christianity, christian, catholic church, bible, heresy, religion, catholic, pope, theology, hypocrisy, protestant ...
Time: 16th century
Place: germany
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65%
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Things to Come (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Nathalie teaches philosophy at a high school in Paris. She is passionate about her job and particularly enjoys passing on the pleasure of thinking. Married with two children, she divides her time between her family, former students and her very ...
Style: psychological, sincere, captivating, unusual plot structure, contemplative
Plot: high school teacher, ex husband ex wife relationship, female writer, infidelity, divorce, husband wife relationship, strong female character, strong female lead, mother daughter relationship, female teacher, german abroad, midlife crisis ...
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Palau the Movie (2019)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: After his father passes away at age 10, the lives of Luis Palau and his family are changed forever. Within a few years of his father's death, Luis, his siblings, and his mother are left nearly destitute. Luis is forced to discontinue his ...
Style: suspenseful, touching, captivating, suspense, christian film ...
Plot: faith, preacher, father son relationship, christianity, male protagonist, evangelical christianity, husband wife relationship, bible quote, pregnant woman, ends with historical notes, ends with biographical notes, death of father ...
Time: year 1966
Place: usa, argentina
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Vision (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Germany, France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Hildegard von Bingen was truly a woman ahead of her time. A visionary in every sense of the word, this famed 12th-century Benedictine nun was a Christian mystic, composer, philosopher, playwright, poet, naturalist, scientist, physician, herbalist ...
Style: atmospheric, sincere, emotional, captivating, serious ...
Plot: healing power, prodigy, human nature, monastery, religions or cults, idealism, introspection, hopes, visionary, power relations, against the rules, gender ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: germany, europe, rome italy
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 6.7
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Jackie (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA, France, Chile, China, Germany, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An account of the days of First Lady, Jacqueline Kennedy, in the immediate aftermath of John F. Kennedy's assassination in 1963.
Style: based on true events, emotional, heartbreaking, suspense, disturbing ...
Plot: kennedy assassination, assassination, kennedy family, american history, first lady, u.s. president, president, loss of husband, husband wife relationship, strong female character, female protagonist, period piece ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, year 1963
Place: usa, america, dallas texas, washington d.c., texas ...
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58%
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Milada (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Czech Republic, USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: The story of communist show-trial victim Milada Horáková. Horáková was one of the first victims of the communist regime in Czechoslovakia. She opposed the communist coup in 1948 but did not leave the country. She was arrested and tried for ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, touching, tense, captivating ...
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Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s
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58%
Emma Smith: My Story (2008)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: By the side of a founder of a new faith was a woman of undeniable courage.
Plot: faith, latter day saints, prophet, mormon, mormonism, religious leader, lynch mob, religion, death of child, female protagonist, religious persecution, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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 770
Giordano Bruno (1973)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Flying from his enemies in the Catholic Church, the free thinking philosopher, poet and scientist Giordano Bruno (1548-1600) has found some protection in Venice. But the Roman Inquisition, fearing his influence in Europe, wants to bring him on trial ...
Style: sincere, contemplative, captivating, realistic, serious
Plot: burned alive, church, head of state, life is a bitch, rebellion, ambition, society, betrayal, fighting the system, rivalry, righting the wronged, religions or cults ...
Time: 16th century, 17th century, renaissance, 1600s, 1500s
Place: italy, venice, rome italy, europe
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58%
Dr. Prakash Baba Amte: The Real Hero (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: India
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Dr Prakash Baba Amte : The Real Hero is a Marathi film on biopic of Dr. Prakash Amte featuring actors like Nana Patekar and Sonali Kulkarni.
Style: touching, unusual plot structure, psychological, contemplative, suspense ...
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57%
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Maria Theresia (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Austria, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Hungary
Duration: 200 min.
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Story: The young Maria Theresia sees her life clearly in front of her: she will marry Franz Stephan of Lorraine and start a family of many with him. Even if Franz Stephan is not quite sure of his luck and her father, Emperor Charles VI, and his powerful ...
Style: psychological, captivating, contemplative, based on true events, visually appealing
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Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, History
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42%
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De Gaulle (2020)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: France
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Paris, June 1940. The de Gaulle couple is confronted with the military and political collapse of France. Charles de Gaulle joins London while Yvonne, his wife, finds herself with her three children on the road of the exodus.
Style: captivating, suspense, suspenseful, exciting, psychological ...
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The Devils (1971)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
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Duration: 111 min.
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Style: psychological, disturbing, cult film, enigmatic, bleak ...
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Stefan Zweig: Farewell to Europe (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Austria, Germany, France
Duration: 106 min.
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Style: captivating, exciting, thought provoking, sincere, touching ...
Plot: writers, literature, husband wife relationship, writing a book, exile, male protagonist, ex husband ex wife relationship, jewish, third reich, female director, judaism, death ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
476 A.D. Chapter One: The Last Light of Aries (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Croatia, USA, Italy
Duration: 76 min.
Story: After General Flavius Aetius frees the Roman Empire from the clutches of Attila the Hun, Rome is once again secure. However, this assurance is short-lived, as Attila is no longer a threat, it only brings the Germanic tribes to once again unite ...
Style: captivating, contemplative, suspenseful, unusual plot structure
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38%
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LUMA (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 84 min.
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37%
Paradise: Faith (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Austria, Germany, France
Duration: 115 min.
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37%
The Man Who Saw Tomorrow (1981)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Hosted by Orson Welles, this documentary utilizes a grab bag of dramatized scenes, stock footage, TV news clips and interviews to ask: Did 16th century French astrologer and physician Nostradamus actually predict such events as the fall of King ...
Style: contemplative, serious, realistic, atmospheric, thought provoking ...
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37%
The Invisibles (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Germany
Duration: 110 min.
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Style: psychological, suspenseful, suspense, thought provoking, sincere
Plot: holocaust, refugee, resistance, courage, holocaust survivor, hiding, survival, world war two, nazi officer, russian soldier, interview, reenactment ...
Time: 1940s, year 1943, 20th century
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36%
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Elizabeth (1998)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 124 min.
Story: The story of the ascension to the throne and the early reign of Queen Elizabeth the First, the endless attempts by her council to marry her off, the Catholic hatred of her and her romance with Lord Robert Dudley.
Style: factual, stylized, realistic, epic, serious ...
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Time: 16th century, 18th century
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36%
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Hannah Arendt (2012)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Germany, Luxembourg, France, Israel
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Hannah Arendt is a portrait of the genius that shook the world with her discovery of “the banality of evil.” After she attends the Nazi Adolf Eichmann’s trial in Jerusalem, Arendt dares to write about the Holocaust in terms no one has ever ...
Style: thought provoking, psychological, realistic, feminist film, contemplative ...
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Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1961, 1960s
Place: israel, usa, new york, jerusalem
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Best of Enemies (2019)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: The story of the real-life unlikely relationship between an outspoken civil rights activist and a local Ku Klux Klan leader in 1971 North Carolina.
Style: rough, psychological, sincere, suspense, based on true events ...
Plot: interracial friendship, human spirit, civil rights, interracial relations, activism, human rights, righting the wronged, ku klux klan, danger, court, aggression, racism ...
Time: 70s, year 2016, year 2005, year 1971
Place: north carolina, usa
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35%
Finding Altamira (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Spain
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The story of nine-year old Maria and her father Marcelino who, in 1879, found the first pre-historic cave paintings at the now world famous Altamira cave.
Style: touching, suspenseful, suspense, captivating, tense ...
Plot: cave, discovery, love triangle, king, faith, scientist, science, father daughter relationship, bible, influenza, defamation, wife ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, prehistory
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Have a Little Faith (2011)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: At age 82, Mitch Albom's former rabbi Albert Lewis wants the famous Detroit sportswriter to give his eulogy when the time comes. Albom makes a visit to his former home town in New Jersey, where Rabbi Lewis has served a congregation for about 50 ...
Style: sincere, captivating, contemplative, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: rabbi, religions or cults, urban ghetto, clergy, redemption, starting over, friendship, priest, faith, personal growth, columnist, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, detroit
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34%
Flame in the Wind (1971)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Set in the splendor and terror of the Spanish Inquisition, Flame in the Wind tells the story of Carlos, an earnest young nobleman who is faced with a choice: the church system offers safety, protection, and respectability; the Scriptures offer ...
Style: christian film
Plot: spanish inquisition, religious persecution, martyr, priest, monk, christian, faith, theology, accusation, inquisition, prisoner, religion ...
Time: 16th century
Place: spain
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33%
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Andrei Rublev (1966)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 205 min.
Story: An expansive Russian drama, this film focuses on the life of revered religious icon painter Andrei Rublev. Drifting from place to place in a tumultuous era, the peace-seeking monk eventually gains a reputation for his art. But after Rublev witnesses ...
Style: atmospheric, gloomy, epic, stylized, realistic ...
Plot: monk, christianity, artist, monastery, human spirit, social misfits, prince, hopes, youth, painting, invasion, massacre ...
Time: 15th century, middle ages, 1400s
Place: russia, moscow russia
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33%
A Life for Football (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Sport
Country: Germany
Story: The story of former Bayern Munich president Kurt Landauer, a Bavarian jew ousted by the National Socialists and brought to the concentration camp of Dachau, where he survived to come back and start to rebuild his old club after World War II.
Style: psychological, tense, suspense, captivating, thought provoking
Plot: soccer, football player, friendship, racial slur, loss of family, archive footage, sports history, football stadium, football team, little boy, soccer match, marriage proposal ...
Time: post world war two, year 1947, year 1943, year 1932
Place: germany, munich germany, bavaria
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%