Movies like Will: The Autobiography of G. Gordon Liddy

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Will: The Autobiography of G. Gordon Liddy (1982)
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Will: The Autobiography of G. Gordon Liddy (1982)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Based on the autobiography of G. Gordon Liddy who spent 54 months in prison following the Watergate scandal.
Plot: prison, politics, rat, autobiography, watergate, dead rat
Time: 70s

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, thought provoking and contemplative films with plots about politics, autobiography, society, prison, state affairs, husband wife relationship and dishonesty mostly in Drama, Biography and History genres. Some movies like Will: The Autobiography of G. Gordon Liddy: Born Again (1978), The Man Who Broke 1,000 Chains (1987), Diary for My Loves (1987), Doing Life (1986), Blind Ambition (1979). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Born Again (1978)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Having been imprisoned for his part in the Watergate scandal, Charles Colson undergoes a religious conversion.
Plot: watergate, scandal, courtroom, arrest, christian, white house, prayer, faith, autobiography, lawyer, prison visit, religion ...
Time: 70s
Place: washington d.c.
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The Man Who Broke 1,000 Chains (1987)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The true story of Robert Elliot Burns, the prisoner who, after being sentenced to a Georgia chain gang, attempted two daring escapes.
Plot: corporal punishment, chain gang, world war two, autobiography, world war one, hung upside down
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Diary for My Loves (1987)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 141 min.
Story: A continuation of "Diary for My Children," the film picks up in 1950, when Juli, the diarist, is 18 and determined to become a movie director.
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Time: 50s, 1950s
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Doing Life (1986)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Tony Danza stars in this prison drama about Jerome "Jerry" Rosenburg, a self-professed "jailhouse lawyer" who defends himself against the homicide charge that has put him on death row. This tense movie, made in Canada, has the ...
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Blind Ambition (1979)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 480 min.
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Story: Television series docu-drama traces the career of John Dean, special counsel of president Nixon.
Plot: husband wife relationship, marriage, u.s. president, president, republican party, government, attorney, politics, watergate
Place: washington d.c.
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Evenings (1989)
Genre: Biography, Drama
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Duration: 122 min.
Story: The dark, odd humor of Frits, a somewhat lost young man in his early 20s, who still lives at home and can't seem to make the leap to full adulthood is appealing, with a undertone of sadness. And the film shares his vaguely surreal, blackly ...
Plot: autobiography, family relations, gay interest, homosexual, irony, male nudity, coming of age, masturbation, mirror
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Trudeau (2002)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 208 min.
Story: This docu-drama spans fifteen turbulent years in the political and personal life of Pierre Elliott Trudeau, one of the most enigmatic and polarizing Prime Ministers in Canadian history. The film explores the many facets of his character and his ...
Plot: politics, kidnapping, hostage, terrorism, politician, ethnic conflict, prime minister, canadian, independence movement
Time: 1960s, 70s, 80s, 60s
Place: canada
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Patty Hearst (1988)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The true story of a rich girl who was abducted by American revolutionaries in the 1970's. Her time spent with her captors made her question herself and her way of life and she joined forces with the cause that her abductors were fighting for. ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, thought provoking, realistic, serious
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Time: 70s
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The Bell Jar (1979)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Adaptation of the 1963 novel by Sylvia Plath. Details a young woman's summer in New York working for a Mademoiselle-like magazine, return home to New England, and subsequent breakdown all amidst the horrors of the fifties, from news of the ...
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Time: 1950s, 50s
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Harry S. Truman: Plain Speaking (1976)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
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Antonio Gramsci: The Days of Prison (1977)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Antonio Gramsci: The Days of Prison is a 1977 Italian drama directed by Lino Del Fra.
Plot: prison, communism, marxism, flashback, breaking the fourth wall, archival footage, talking to the camera, philosopher, marxist, imprisonment
Place: italy
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The Private Files of J. Edgar Hoover (1977)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: The files that escaped the shredder have become an incredible motion picture. From the Kennedys to Martin Luther King. From cab drivers to Congressmen. From housewives to hostesses. He had something on 58 million people. It was all in his files. Now ...
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Smash-Up on Interstate 5 (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A disaster movie opening with an enormous multi-vehicle crash on a Californian highway. After the opening stunt-filled action, a flashback of the crash victims' lives prior to and leading up to the accident. The closing replays the entire ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, disaster movie
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Duration: 103 min.
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Style: captivating, tense, suspense, brutal, suspenseful ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
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Joni (1979)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
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Style: christian film
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Genre: Biography, Drama
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Duration: 96 min.
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Duration: 77 min.
Story: Cannes Special Screening 2016
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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.
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
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Style: factual, thought provoking, rough, serious
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Genre: Drama
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