Movies like Fallen 2005

If you like "Fallen" you are looking for movies about / with suicide, letter, private investigation, suicide attempt, bridge, cigarette smoking and phone booth themes of Drama genre shot in Latvia or Germany.
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Fallen (2005)
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Fallen (2005)
Original name: Krišana
Genre: Drama
Country: Latvia, Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: One night, Matiss Zelcs, an employee of the Latvian national archive in Riga, notices a woman on a bridge. After passing by her without preventing her suicidal fall into the depths, a sensation of failure and guilt changes his life. He cannot forget her. Driven by a feeling of remorse and the fever of illusion, he roams through the city night and day looking for traces of her existence. This journey through the tumult of his conscience leads him deeper into his own loneliness and the depths of his soul, as he gets more and more entangled in the destinies of the woman and of the people who were attached to her. He finds himself confronted with the pain of yearning and guilt, the cruelty of love and desire, and the search for forgiveness, release and salvation.
Plot: suicide, letter, private investigation, suicide attempt, bridge, cigarette smoking, phone booth
Place: latvia

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The Austrian Method (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 93 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: therapist, suicide attempt, extramarital affair, australian, ecstasy, suicide, german, alcohol
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Frost (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 270 min.
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Style: road movie
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Place: east germany
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The Shadow (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Adapted from Peyami Safa’s novel Selma and Her Shadow, the movie tells the story of Selma. Selma (Görkem Yeltan) is the ultimate femme fatale whose alluring and seductive nature and irresistible charms exude an aura of death for men.
Style: neo noir
Plot: poem, femme fatale, suicide, murder, love, woman smoker, cigarette smoking
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Lighter Fluid (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 66 min.
Story: An experimental look into the lives of teens and young adults in a dysfunctional town.
Style: experimental
Plot: suicide, abandoned house, murder, surrealism, skateboard, pregnancy, death, sex, drugs
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It's Gonna Get Worse (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 86 min.
Story: "Sex, drugs and rock and roll", not in the West but in a Communist police state - Soviet-occupied Czechoslovakia of the 1970s . Anti-hero Olin, 21, has just left a mental hospital, after having slashed his wrists to dodge military service. ...
Plot: runaway, counterculture, suicide attempt, love triangle, football, slacker, lesbian, suicide
Time: 80s
Place: czechoslovakia
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 65 min.
Story: The dramatic story of a group of young people’s response to a desperate teen’s cry for help.
Style: christian film
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Fate (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The paths of people from various countries cross during the course of one night. They speak different languages, but they are fatefully bound together by the solitary quest for happiness and deliverance. Sloping paths are all that's left for ...
Style: apocalyptic, sad
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Place: germany
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Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 50 min.
Story: A monologue of a woman talking on the phone with her longterm lover who is about to marry another girl.
Plot: mirror, letter, dog, female protagonist, telephone, crying woman, nightgown, bathroom, cigarette smoking, telephone call
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Genre: Drama
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Duration: 96 min.
Story: The story is set soon after the reunification of West and East Germany, and is about the disintegrating relationship between Jockel a political activist and Stefan a heroin junkie, and their involvement with a bisexual Micha. A 2nd plot line is ...
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Genre: Drama
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Duration: 97 min.
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Plot: flashback, airport, world war two, german soldier, rape, tank, murder suspect, theater, airplane, suicide, cigarette smoking, cognac
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Belle da morire (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Bruno is a cynical but attractive business man, owner of a strip-club. He has to replace his best dancer, Katy, after her suicide. Applicants would do anything to get this job, but only Damy, gorgeous and mysterious girl, catches his attention. What ...
Style: sexploitation film
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Duration: 89 min.
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Country: Japan
Duration: 63 min.
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
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Genre: Drama
Country: Iceland
Duration: 83 min.
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Genre: Drama
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Genre: Drama
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