Movies like Infiltration

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Infiltration (2010)
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Infiltration (2010)
Original name: התגנבות יחידים
Genre: Drama
Country: Israel, France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A tragical-comedy film story that follows a young non-combatant platoon with defective fitness. Set in "Bahad 4" in the 50's, the movie focuses mainly on two characters: Alon (Oz Zehavi), who believes he was accidentally sent to Bahad 4 and will soon be sent to join the Paratroopers. Avner (Guy Adler), believes that the army is the last thing that interests him.
Style: realistic, psychological, bleak, serious, captivating, suspense, disturbing, biting
Plot: military base, military life, military, boot camp, basic training, power relations, social differences, society, immigrants, humiliation, lgbt, jewish, soldier, misfit, social misfits, officers and cadets, failed attempt, hapless soldier, male nudity, suicide, army life, homoeroticism, underwear, beating, gun ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s
Place: israel

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, captivating and bleak films with plots about society, power relations, soldier, military, life is a bitch, military life and misfit mostly in Drama, Action and War genres. Some movies like Infiltration: Paratroopers (1977), One of Us (1989), Silmido (2003), The New Man (2007), My Australia (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Paratroopers (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: Israel
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Not everyone is born to be a soldier. Not even in Israel, where universal conscription is the tradition. This movie is about a Sad Sack in the Israeli army, incompetent to complete training and yet incompetent to extricate himself.
Style: serious, realistic, thought provoking, bleak, psychological
Plot: basic training, army investigation, soldier, misfit, military, power relations, boot camp, hapless soldier, military life, officers and cadets, male nudity, military police ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: israel
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95%
 7.1
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One of Us (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: Israel
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A few Palestinian guerilla's break into an Israeli camp in the occupied territories. They kill a few Israeli soldiers before they are killed, apart from one who dies in the camp after being captured alive. The Israeli military dispatch an ...
Style: serious, realistic, thought provoking, captivating, suspenseful
Plot: soldier, military, army investigation, power relations, basic training, military base, military life, moral dilemma, machismo, gay subtext, macho man, friend ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: israel, middle east
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57%
 7.0
 4K
Silmido (2003)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 135 min.
Story: On 31 January 1968, 31 North Korean commandos infiltrated South Korea in a failed mission to assassinate President Park Chung-hee. In revenge, the South Korean military assembled a team of 31 criminals on the island of Silmido to kill Kim Il-sung ...
Style: captivating, rough, serious, realistic, sincere ...
Plot: military, military life, isolation, military base, basic training, graphic violence, officers and cadets, boot camp, swat team, empire, sex crime, competition ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 60s
Place: north korea, asia, korea, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.8
 839
The New Man (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland, Sweden
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Sweden 1951. A new society is developing, a society where there is no room for the socially and mentally weak...
Style: thought provoking, emotional, realistic, serious, bleak ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: society, pregnancy, youth, teenage life, mental illness, life is a bitch, confined, misfit, mental institution, injustice, win over, power relations ...
Time: 50s, 20th century
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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 7.1
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My Australia (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Israel, Poland
Duration: 97 min.
Story: City of Lodz in Poland, after the Second World War. Two brothers, Tadek and Andrzej, grow up without a father, and their mother, so busy at work, does not notice when the boys join a rowdy and anti-Semitic organization.Only when during a fight one ...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, touching
Plot: family relations, self discovery, culture clash, single parent, society, neo nazism, holocaust survivor, immigration, jewish, misfit, siblings relations, immigrants ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: israel, middle east, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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The Tribe (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A Marine Corps drill instructor who is disgusted by the fact that the Corps now accepts draftees finds himself pitted against a hippie who has been drafted but refuses to accept the military's way of doing things.
Style: political, realistic, serious, thought provoking, disturbing ...
Plot: vietnam war, individuality, military training, hippie, recruit, boot camp, military, military life, basic training, culture clash, social relations, power relations ...
Time: 60s
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Close to Home (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Israel
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Smadar (Smadar Sayar) and Mirit (Naama Schendar), both 18 years old, are assigned to patrol the streets of Jerusalem together as part of their military service. Worlds apart in their personality their initial frosty relationship changes to ...
Style: serious, realistic, sincere, suspense
Plot: soldier, politics, military life, friendship, terrorism, women, crimes, lgbtq, lgbt, jewish, military, strong female presence ...
Time: contemporary
Place: jerusalem, israel, middle east
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38%
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 615
Small World (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Conrad Lang, a handyman in a rich family - he has been raised like a brother with Thomas, who has the same age -, accidentally puts fire to the big holiday house he keeps. He returns to the town he grew up in, to the family home, where Philippe, ...
Style: psychological, realistic, serious, captivating, gloomy ...
Plot: mental illness, mystery, investigation, memory loss, haunted by the past, family life, intrigue, family relations, society, flashback, dishonesty, social differences ...
Place: france, europe
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34%
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Going Home (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands, Belgium, Indonesia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Johan Ten Berghe joins the Dutch army when the Dutch East Indies unilaterally declare independence as Indonesia. He initiates his naive driver Twan in life in the East, having grown up there as son of colonial official Hendrik, now missing. Their ...
Style: non-linear, captivating, serious, realistic, emotional ...
Plot: loyalty, friends, revolution, soldier, society, rivalry, war, rebellion, military, best friends, military life, culture clash ...
Time: 20th century, 1930s, 1940s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.8
 3K
Inch'Allah (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A Canadian doctor finds her sympathies sorely tested while working in the conflict ravaged Palestinian territories.
Style: realistic, thought provoking, disturbing, emotional, serious ...
Plot: israeli palestinian conflict, doctors and patients, political unrest, society, injustice, friendship, wartime life, life is a bitch, doctor, tragedy, terrorism, woman ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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34%
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The Door (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hungary, Germany
Duration: 97 min.
Story: This is a story of a special relationship between two women, a writer and her maid.
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, psychological, talky ...
Plot: friendship, writer's life, master and servant, society, rich and poor, power relations, strong female presence, maid, world war two, artists and showbiz, flashback, bonding ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: hungary
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33%
Baby Blue Marine (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A would-be Marine fails basic training, and is sent home wearing the "baby blue" fatigues of a washout. En route, he is mugged by a battle-fatigued Marine Raider, who leaves him to hitch-hike home in an undeserved hero's uniform. A ...
Style: uplifting, captivating, serious, realistic, touching
Plot: basic training, military training, mistaken identity, world war two, marine, battles, social relations, disorder, boot camp, power relations, dull life, disgraced ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, colorado
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32%
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Green Dragon (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A tale about Vietnamese refugees sent to an orientation camp on the Camp Pendleton Marine Base in California, 'Green Dragon' focuses on a young boy and his sister. Set in 1975, the film chronicles the stories told to the two children by ...
Style: psychological, sincere, emotional, touching, serious ...
Plot: military, vietnam war, interracial relations, friendship, self discovery, military life, coming of age, culture clash, human nature, homecoming, translator, immigrants ...
Time: 70s
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Genre: Drama
Country: Israel, France
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Almayer's Folly (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium, France
Duration: 127 min.
Story: A tale of an occidental merchant, Kaspar Almayer, whose dreams of riches for his beloved daughter, Nina, collapse under the weight of his own greed and prejudice.
Style: realistic, atmospheric, psychological, captivating, serious ...
Plot: obsession, parents and children, family relations, tragic hero, life is a bitch, unfulfillment, society, hopes, ambition, racism, rivalry, gambling ...
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Style: biting, thought provoking, realistic, serious, bleak ...
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Style: sincere, thought provoking, touching, realistic, serious ...
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28%
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Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 105 min.
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Style: captivating, realistic, serious, gloomy, atmospheric
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Country: Israel, USA
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26%
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26%
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Genre: Drama
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Duration: 82 min.
Story: An Ethiopian immigrant, sets out on a journey through his children's homes after losing his wife. Coming to know some of life's harsh new realities, he tries to survive in his own way.
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, touching, tense
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⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.6
 5K
Court (2014)
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⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Sword of Honour (2001)
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⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Welcome Home (1989)
Genre: Drama
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⇓ similarity ⇓
24%