Movies like The Ottoman Lieutenant

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The Ottoman Lieutenant (2017)
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The Ottoman Lieutenant (2017)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Turkey, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Lillie, a determined American woman, ventures overseas to join Dr. Jude at a remote medical mission in the Ottoman Empire (now Turkey). However, Lillie soon finds herself at odds with Jude and the mission’s founder, Woodruff, when she falls for the titular military man, Ismail, just as the war is about to erupt.
Plot: lieutenant, nurse, world war one, armenian, hospital, love, soldier, turk
Time: 1910s
Place: ottoman empire, turkey, istanbul turkey, america

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, gloomy and bleak films with plots about nurse, soldier, military, hospital, world war one, war and death mostly in Drama, War and Romance genres. Some movies like The Ottoman Lieutenant: The Crimson Field (2014), Ali and Nino (2016), The Fear (2015), Wrota Europy (1999), Do Not Forget Me Istanbul (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Crimson Field (2014)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK
Story: In a tented field hospital on the coast of France, a team of doctors, nurses and women volunteers work together to heal the bodies and souls of men wounded in the trenches.
Style: serious, emotional, realistic
Plot: nurse, wartime life, friendship, army, love triangle, friends, military, social relations, military hospital, hapless soldier, nursing, superior officer ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: europe, france
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Ali and Nino (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: UK, Azerbaijan
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Muslim prince Ali and Georgian aristocrat Nino have grown up in the Russian province of Azerbaijan. Their tragic love story sees the outbreak of the First World War and the world’s struggle for Baku’s oil. Ultimately they must choose to fight ...
Plot: turk, love, female nudity, red army, muslim, christian, world war one, islam, soviet
Place: georgia
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 5.5
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The Fear (2015)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A young soldier testifies of his thoughts about the first world war, between disillusion, fear and hate, following his path through the letters he sends to his lover.
Plot: war, female nudity, bare breasts, death, love, army, youth, wounded, military, nurse, alcohol, snow ...
Time: year 1917, year 1915, year 1916, 1910s
Place: france
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Wrota Europy (1999)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Poland
Duration: 73 min.
Story: War drama directed by Jerzy Wojcik.
Plot: russian, doctor, bolshevik, sacrifice, hospital, nurse, frontline, atrocity, patient, world war one, rape, wound
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Do Not Forget Me Istanbul (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey, Greece
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Several directors from countries of the region were invited to create stories taking place in and around the beautiful city of Istanbul, in the vein of “Paris, je t’aime” and “New York, I love you”. They come together to remind viewers ...
Plot: greek, armenian, musician, diaspora, armenian genocide, genocide
Place: ottoman empire, istanbul turkey, turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Fragments of Antonin (2006)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A psychiatrist who probes the mind of traumatized soldiers attempts to unlock the secret that drove a gentle but deeply-disturbed World War I veteran to the edge of insanity.
Plot: dog tag, carrier pigeon, psychological torment, wounded soldier, war zone, french army, psychological trauma, traumatic experience, dying man, psychiatric ward, red cross, trench warfare ...
Time: 1910s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
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21 and a Wake-Up (2009)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: "I learn that Chris McIntyre served in Vietnam and that "21 and a Wakeup," set in an Army hospital in the waning days of the war, is based on events that he experienced and heard about." - Roger Ebert
Plot: nurse, cigarette, smoking, explosion, kiss, blood, microphone, cigarette smoking, medicine, wine, latex gloves, medical ...
Place: vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Angel of Mercy (1993)
Genre: Romance, War, Drama
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The love story between a young widow and an austrian-hungarian army officer during the First World War.
Plot: love, hospital, war, husband wife relationship, military, world war one, adultery, extramarital affair, infidelity, widow, nurse, marriage ...
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Johnny Got His Gun (1971)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Joe, a young American soldier, is hit by a mortar shell on the last day of World War I. He lies in a hospital bed in a fate worse than death - a quadruple amputee who has lost his arms, legs, eyes, ears, mouth and nose. Unbeknown to his doctors, he ...
Style: disturbing, surreal, emotional, serious, realistic ...
Plot: anti war, hospital, mute, u.s. army, amputation, war, soldier, isolation, freak, christmas, boat, patient ...
Time: 1900s, 1910s, 20th century
Place: colorado, france, europe, usa, los angeles ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Lesson of a Dead Language (1979)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Poland
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An officer stationed in a remote Galician outpost at the end of the First World War is dying of consumption. Suffering from feverish dreams and hallucinations, he begins to collect religious art and attends seances.
Plot: hotel, murder, prisoner, small town, flash forward, pursuit, dying, lieutenant, death, nazi, concentration camp, austrian ...
Time: 1940s, 1910s
Place: poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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1915 (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Exactly 100 years after the Armenian Genocide, a theatre director stages a play to bring the ghosts of the past back to life.
Plot: armenian genocide, genocide, armenian, theater, stage play, soldier, international, theatre production
Time: year 1915
Place: ottoman empire, armenia, turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.8
 104
Happy New Year (2011)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A war-torn marine returns home to face his fiercest battle yet - the one against himself.
Style: sincere, serious, gloomy, realistic, touching ...
Plot: soldier, haunted by the past, hospital, under the surface, friendship, homecoming, disability, military, power relations, friends, military hospital, paralysis ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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All Quiet on the Western Front (1979)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: At the start of World War I, Paul Baumer is a young German patriot, eager to fight. Indoctrinated with propaganda at school, he and his friends eagerly sign up for the army soon after graduation. But when the horrors of war soon become too much to ...
Style: serious, bleak, realistic, gloomy, disturbing ...
Plot: soldier, anti war, hospital, school, war, classmate, military life, wartime life, battles, military, life is a bitch, leadership ...
Place: germany, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Captain Newman, M.D. (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: In 1944, Capt. Josiah J. Newman is the doctor in charge of Ward 7, the neuropsychiatric ward, at an Army Air Corps hospital in Arizona. The hospital is under-resourced and Newman scrounges what he needs with the help of his inventive staff, ...
Style: serious, touching, realistic, emotional, humorous ...
Plot: hospital, captain, military life, military hospital, soldier, war, doctors and patients, doctor, wartime life, military, mentally unstable, battles ...
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.6
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Ararat (2002)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A variety of characters, some close relatives, others distant strangers, are each affected by the making of a film about the Armenian Genocide of 1915.
Style: serious, disturbing, thought provoking, realistic, gloomy ...
Plot: genocide, politics, filmmaking, incest, atrocity, war crime, haunted by the past, against humanity, self discovery, parents and children, family in crisis, state affairs ...
Time: 1910s, contemporary, 20th century, 21st century, year 1915 ...
Place: turkey, canada, ottoman empire, middle east, armenia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Many Wars Ago (1970)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Italy, Yugoslavia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: On the Italian/Austrian front during World War I, a disastrous Italian attack upon the Austrian positions leads to a mutiny among the decimated Italian troops.
Style: serious, bleak, realistic, captivating, rough
Plot: soldier, anti war, anti heroes, gory, war, battle zone, rebelliousness, wartime life, battles, heroes, military, rebellion ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Flag of My Father (2011)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Serving her country is an honour for Judith (GiGi Erneta: Friday NIght Lights, Vernonica Mars), an army nurse whose Vietnam veteran father (William Devane: Knots Landing, 24) taught her the importance of sacrifice. After a tour in Iraq, she returns ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: explosion, gun, post traumatic stress, faith based, nurse, psychiatrist, doctor, military
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 3.5
 80
Iron Angel (1964)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: A seasoned Sargent with a sorry unit, led by an angry 1st Lt., to take out an enemy hold for a convoy to proceed. After their success the Sarge and the crew meet up with another Lieutenant - Female nurse.
Plot: patrol, convoy, racism, mountain, ambulance, army, korean war, mortar, nurse
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Women of Valor (1986)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: TV movie, first shown by CBS in 1986. A group of American Army nurses are captured by the Japanese in April 1942. They are put in a prisoner-of-war camp in Bataan, where they spend three years of their lives. The story focuses on Lt Margaret Ann ...
Plot: lingerie, military officer, nurse, flashback, wedding, world war two, husband wife relationship, marriage, evacuation, japanese soldier, friendship between women, american abroad ...
Time: year 1941
⇓ similarity ⇓
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 7.1
 314
The Hot Snow (1972)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In November, 1942, near the Volga, Stanlingrad is under siege of Commander Friederich Paulus and his 330,000 men. The Russian high command unleashes an operation to protect the Mishkova River to avoid that about four hundred tanks join Paulus' ...
Plot: cold weather, red army, artillery, battle, military uniform, russian soldier, german soldier, dead soldier, female soldier, tank, soldier, world war two ...
Time: year 1942
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Go Tell the Spartans (1978)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Go Tell the Spartans is a 1978 American war film based on Daniel Ford's 1967 novel "Incident at Muc Wa." It tells the story about U.S. Army military advisers during the early part of the Vietnam War. Led my Major Asa Barker, these ...
Style: gloomy, serious, bleak, realistic, rough
Plot: vietnam war, military life, war, battles, military, soldier, idealism, haunted by the past, political unrest, hopes, death of protagonist, decapitation ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s, 70s, year 1964
Place: vietnam, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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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: bleak, realistic, tense, serious, epic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: german, soldier, russian, commander, sergeant, lieutenant, war, anti war, military, chaos, survival, military hospital ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, year 1943, 1940s
Place: russia, france, siberia, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.3
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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: bomber, bunker, prisoner, girl, train, battle, hospital, explosion, commando, night, post world war two, mission ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Student Nurses (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Follows the lives of a group of young nurses in Los Angeles, including a nurse who joins a band of revolutionaries, and one who finds herself succumbing to drugs.
Plot: nurse, female removes her clothes, erotica, panties, breasts, blonde, bikini, tan line, sex, white panties, sexy nurse, unwanted pregnancy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Captain Conan (1996)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: France
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Bulgaria near the end of World War I: Conan, warrior and wolf, leads a band of 50 ruthless French fighters who love hand-to-hand combat. Their motto: "We forgot to take prisoners, Captain." At war's end, the unit goes to Bucharest, ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic
Plot: friendship, french army, murder, soldier, insubordination, military life, war, battlefield, eastern front, battles, crimes, heroes ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, year 1918, year 1919, post world war one
Place: romania, macedonia, europe, former yugoslavia, bulgaria ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 7.5
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Why me? (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An Air Force nurse about to leave the service is badly disfigured about her face in a car accident in which she also loses her baby.
Plot: disfigurement, nurse, car accident, miscarriage, plastic surgery
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Life and Nothing But (1989)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: France
Duration: 135 min.
Story: January, 1920. 350,000 French soldiers remain missing in action. Major Dellaplane tirelessly matches the dead and the wounded with families' descriptions. Honor and ethics drive him; he hates the idea of "the unknown soldier." Into ...
Style: gloomy, serious, realistic
Plot: anti war, soldier, human nature, destructive relationship, romance, love affair, war, tragic love, haunted by the past, lovers reunited, military life, battles ...
Time: 1910s, 20s, post world war one, 1920s
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 7.3
 20K
Birdy (1984)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Two young men are seriously affected by the Vietnam war. One of them has always been obsessed with birds - but now believes he really is a bird, and has been sent to a mental hospital. Can his friend help him pull through?
Style: touching, psychological, realistic, serious, gloomy ...
Plot: vietnam war, friendship, mental illness, obsession, war, soldier, disfigurement, mental institution, coming of age, friends, mute or deaf, rehabilitation ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: vietnam, usa, asia, atlantic city new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Lighthorsemen (1987)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Australia
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Palestine, 1917. The British advance has been stopped by the Turkish line running from Gaza to Beersheba. The latest attack on Gaza has failed. The attacking forces included a regiment of Australian mounted infantry, the Light Horse... Lighthorseman ...
Style: epic, serious, realistic
Plot: soldier, desert, infantry, hospital, military, leadership, adventure, water shortage, thirst, survival, anti war, war ...
Time: year 1917, 1910s
Place: australia, melbourne australia, cairo egypt, middle east, palestine ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
A Bullet for Rommel (1969)
Genre: War, Drama
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 104 min.
Story: During World War II, a tough officer organizes a commando raid into Germany.
Plot: commando raid, soldier, nurse, pilot, tank, mission, bunker, blood, world war two, train, death, woman ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, year 1944
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%