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: nurse, lieutenant, love, soldier, turk, hospital, world war one, armenian
Time: 1910s
Place: ottoman empire, turkey, istanbul turkey, america

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Most similar movies to The Ottoman Lieutenant

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, gloomy and psychological films with plots about nurse, soldier, hospital, world war one, military, death and explosion mostly in Drama, War and Romance genres. Some movies like The Ottoman Lieutenant: Ali and Nino (2016), The Crimson Field (2014), The Fear (2015), Wrota Europy (1999), Do Not Forget Me Istanbul (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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, female nudity, love, world war one, muslim, christian, red army, soviet, islam
Place: georgia
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100%
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, realistic, emotional
Plot: nurse, army, friendship, wartime life, hapless soldier, newcomer, lifesaver, nursing, struggle, military hospital, love triangle, french ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.5
 201
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, explosion, vomiting, letter, male nudity, hospital, army, youth, eating, military, alcohol, fear ...
Time: year 1916, year 1915, 1910s, year 1917
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.0
 62
Wrota Europy (1999)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Poland
Duration: 73 min.
Story: War drama directed by Jerzy Wojcik.
Plot: russian, wound, bolshevik, sacrifice, hospital, doctor, nurse, world war one, patient, atrocity, frontline, rape
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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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: armenian, diaspora, armenian genocide, greek, musician, genocide
Place: ottoman empire, turkey, istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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: post war, caress, world war one, psychological torment, trench warfare, traumatic experience, miscarriage of justice, dying man, war zone, psychiatric ward, psychological trauma, french army ...
Time: 1910s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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, emotional, surreal, thought provoking, serious ...
Plot: anti war, hospital, christmas, soldier, isolation, boat, patient, freak, mute, u.s. army, amputation, war ...
Time: 1900s, 1910s, 20th century
Place: france, colorado, europe, los angeles, usa ...
⇓ 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, war, hospital, male female relationship, murder, death, escape, brothel, execution, world war one, tragic event, war hero ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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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, international, genocide, soldier, theatre production, armenian, stage play, theater
Time: year 1915
Place: ottoman empire, turkey, armenia
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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: austrian, concentration camp, tuberculosis, holocaust, flash forward, pursuit, dying, world war one, symbolism, polish, prisoner, small town ...
Time: 1910s, 1940s
Place: poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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, wound, helicopter, dental mask, medicine, kiss, microphone, blood, cigarette smoking, wine, bikini, latex gloves ...
Place: vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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: sincere, serious, bleak, realistic, gloomy ...
Plot: soldier, school, hospital, anti war, atrocity, innocence lost, military life, leadership, heroes, military, battles, wartime life ...
Place: germany, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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, captivating, realistic, rough
Plot: anti war, soldier, politics, battles, military, military life, heroes, chaos, rebellion, fighting the system, gory, society ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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: military, doctor, psychiatrist, nurse, explosion, post traumatic stress, faith based, gun
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 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: gloomy, touching, psychological, sincere, serious ...
Plot: friends, power relations, under the surface, military hospital, paralysis, homecoming, hospital, soldier, haunted by the past, disability, friendship, military ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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: realistic, touching, sentimental, psychological, emotional ...
Plot: hospital, military life, military hospital, captain, wartime life, war, doctors and patients, battles, mentally unstable, military, soldier, power relations ...
Place: arizona
⇓ 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: nurse, patrol, convoy, army, mountain, ambulance, racism, mortar, korean war
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 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: trench, nazi soldier, red army, eastern front, military officer, battlefield, female soldier, tank, artillery, battle, german soldier, cold weather ...
Time: year 1942
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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 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: disturbing, thought provoking, realistic, serious, gloomy ...
Plot: genocide, politics, filmmaking, atrocity, war crime, incest, against humanity, ethnic, family problems, haunted by the past, self discovery, parents and children ...
Time: 1910s, contemporary, 20th century, 21st century, year 1915 ...
Place: turkey, ottoman empire, canada, middle east, toronto ontario canada ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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: bleak, serious, gloomy, rough, realistic
Plot: vietnam war, haunted by the past, military, soldier, political unrest, military life, hopes, war, battles, idealism, rescue, helicopter ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, 20th century, 70s, year 1964
Place: vietnam, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.8
 256
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: loss of husband, japanese army, hostage, hospital, tent, american abroad, childbirth, friendship between women, tomboy, chocolate, radio, flashback ...
Time: year 1941
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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: rough, serious, realistic
Plot: insubordination, soldier, friendship, murder, french army, alcohol abuse, anti war, society, heist, friends, infantrymen, crimes ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, post world war one, year 1919, year 1918
Place: macedonia, romania, former yugoslavia, europe, bulgaria ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.3
 141
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: mountain, bomber, hospital, german, river, nazi, injury, partisan, commando, explosion, battle, fear ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Gitmek: My Marlon and Brando (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Turkey
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Ayça and Hama Ali are together in spirit, but divided by geography. With the outbreak of the Iraq War leaving him stranded, she embarks on an odyssey from Turkey to be reunited with him.
Plot: iraq war, bureaucracy, oppression, turk, prejudice, love, tragedy, border, kurd, male female relationship
Place: turkey, iraq, kurdistan, iran
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Armenia, My Love... (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The destiny of a happy Armenian family, whose life will change forever in 1915, Ottoman Empire, (Armenian land), now Turkey and whose beautiful dreams will become memories in the eyes of the most famous Armenian American painter, who lives to paint ...
Plot: armenian, armenian genocide, mass murder, genocide
Time: year 1915
Place: turkey, ottoman empire, armenia
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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, death, train, mission, german soldier, automatic weapon, bunker, shot to death, explosion, blood, world war two, soldier ...
Time: 1940s, year 1944, 20th century
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Last Ottoman: Knockout Ali (2007)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, History, War
Country: Turkey
Duration: 119 min.
Story: After the First World War, the Allies occupy Istanbul. The protagonist, Yandim Ali is a rogue, discharged from the navy, who doesn't believe that the country can be saved, until he meets Mustafa Kemal (Ataturk), who plans to start a resistance ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough, exciting
Plot: political unrest, heroes, rebelliousness, occupation, revolution, resistance, danger, ex military, escapades, adventure, state affairs, tough heroes ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: turkey, istanbul turkey, ottoman empire
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 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: psychological, realistic, touching, sincere, serious ...
Plot: vietnam war, friendship, obsession, mental illness, disfigurement, soldier, war, coming of age, mental institution, military, haunted by the past, rehabilitation ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: vietnam, asia, usa, 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: military, soldier, desert, hospital, infantry, danger, infantrymen, war, heroic mission, adventure, state affairs, escapades ...
Time: year 1917, 1910s
Place: australia, cairo egypt, melbourne australia, middle east, palestine ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Assignment Berlin (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: no overview
Plot: witness, judge, world war one, assassination, genocide, trial, lawyer, revenge, mass murder, jury, vengeance, justice ...
Time: year 1915
Place: berlin germany, ottoman empire, turkey, armenia
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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