Movies like Sobibor

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Sobibor (2018)
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Sobibor (2018)
Original name: Собибор
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Russia, Germany, Lithuania, Poland
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Based on the true story, international historical project “Sobibor” is dedicated to the heroism of the Soviet o cer Alexander Pechersky. During the great Patriotic war, being in a Nazi concentration camp Sobibor he managed to do the impossible — for only three weeks to organize a revolt and mass escape of the prisoners. Part of the escapees were caught and shot, and the rest led by Pechersky managed to escape and joined the partisans.
Style: rough, based on true events, factual, suspenseful
Plot: world war two, nazi germany, escape, holocaust survivor, concentration camp, killings, holocaust, nazi, female nudity, genocide, russian, mass murder, concentration camp survivor, shoah, gas, barefoot woman, nazi uniform, russian abroad
Time: 1940s

Most similar movies to Sobibor

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, disturbing and bleak films with plots about world war two, nazi, holocaust, nazi germany, war, against humanity and life is a bitch mostly in Drama, War and History genres. Some movies like Sobibor: Hatred (2016), Naked Among Wolves (2015), The Captain (2017), The Last Train (2006), The Fight for Moscow (1985). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Hatred (2016)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Poland
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Summer of 1939. Zosia is a young Polish girl who is deeply in love with Ukrainian Petro. Their great love will be put to the test when her father decides to marry her to a wealthy widower Skiba. Right after wedding she is left alone because her ...
Plot: nationalism, genocide, unhappy marriage, nazi occupation, war, murder, female nudity, retaliation, woman in danger, firing squad, head scarf, death of sister ...
Time: year 1943, year 1939, 1940s
Place: poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Naked Among Wolves (2015)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Germany
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Naked Among Wolves (German: Nackt unter Wölfen) is a German drama film directed by Philipp Kadelbach in 2015. It is based on the novel of the same name by Bruno Apitz, which was published in 1958 by the East German Publishing house. It was created ...
Style: ambiguous ending
Plot: concentration camp, nazism, war, shoah, horse riding, world war two, father son relationship, jewish, beating, shot to death, jeep, dog ...
Time: 1940s, year 1945
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Escape from Sobibor (1987)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: UK, Yugoslavia
Duration: 143 min.
Story: During WWII, the death camp at Treblinka had an escape, causing the Commandant at a similar camp in Sobibor to vow (actually threaten) that his camp would never experience the same thing. But those who were its captives, the Jewish laborers that had ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, tense, serious, rough ...
Plot: concentration camp, captivity, genocide, violence, brutality, against humanity, pow, holocaust, danger, confined, hopes, rebelliousness ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: poland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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The Captain (2017)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Germany, France, Poland, China, Portugal
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The Captain captures the final act of the Third Reich as Hitler's dream falls completely into ruins. The downfall is the seen through the eyes of a young German soldier who, amidst the chaos, decides to desert.
Style: thought provoking, tense, suspenseful, psychological, suspense
Plot: deserter, nazi germany, nazi officer, war criminal, impostor, juggling, third reich, paranoid, human nature, prejudice, obsession, power relations ...
Time: 1940s, year 1945
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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The Last Train (2006)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Germany, Czech Republic
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A group of people are imprisoned in a rail car bound from Berlin to a concentration camp in 1945.
Style: disturbing, serious, bleak, realistic, captivating
Plot: holocaust, nazism, train ride, anti semitism, concentration camp, train, pow, danger, life is a bitch, confined, war, against humanity ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, year 1943, 1940s
Place: europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Fight for Moscow (1985)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Soviet Union, Czechoslovakia, East Germany, Vietnam
Duration: 358 min.
Story: A historic movie telling the story about a battle of Moscow during WWII.
Style: thought provoking, suspenseful, rough, disturbing
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war two, battle, life & death, military, heroes, heroism, bravery, human spirit, reconnaissance, great patriotic war, nazi, courage ...
Time: 1940s, year 1941
Place: soviet union, russia, berlin germany, moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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The Round Up (2010)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: France, Germany, Hungary
Duration: 115 min.
Story: 1942. Joseph is eleven. And this June morning, he must go to school, a yellow star sown on his chest. He receives the support of a goods dealer. The mockery of a baker. Between kindness and contempt, Jo, his Jewish friends, their families, learn of ...
Style: emotional, disturbing, thought provoking, serious, bleak ...
Plot: holocaust, nazism, concentration camp, injustice, genocide, against humanity, confined, wartime life, family in danger, danger, anti semitism, survival ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, year 1942, 1940s
Place: france, europe, paris france, vichy, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Photographer of Mauthausen (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Thriller, War
Country: Spain
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Spanish photographer Francesc Boix, imprisoned in the Mauthausen-Gusen concentration camp, works in the SS Photographic Service. Between 1943 and 1945, he hides, with the help of other prisoners, thousands of negatives, with the purpose of showing ...
Plot: holocaust, concentration camp, spanish civil war, photographer, slave labor, nazi, nazi occupation, republican, communist, concentration camp survivor, holocaust survivor, nazism ...
Time: 1940s
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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The Grey Zone (2001)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A Nazi doctor, along with the Sonderkomando Jews – who are forced to work in the crematoria of Auschwitz against their fellow-Jews – find themselves in a moral grey zone.
Style: serious, factual, depressing, harsh, compassionate ...
Plot: holocaust, concentration camp, survival, nazi, redemption, smuggling, against humanity, human spirit, moral dilemma, rebelliousness, pow, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, year 1944, 1940s
Place: europe, poland, germany, budapest hungary, israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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The Bunker (1981)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: France, USA
Duration: 148 min.
Story: Dramatization depicting the events surrounding Adolf Hitler's last weeks in and around his underground bunker in Berlin before and during the battle for the city.
Style: realistic, bleak, psychological, serious, disturbing ...
Plot: nazi germany, against humanity, adolf hitler, confinement indoors, downfall, state affairs, confined, wartime life, life is a bitch, introspection, totalitarianism, human nature ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 40s, year 1945
Place: germany, europe, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.7
 301
Spring of Life (2000)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The film, 'The Spring Of Life', brings to light a little-known operation of the Nazi SS, started just before the outbreak of World War II. Through the careful selection and re-education of young women, it was the Nazi's mad dream to ...
Style: disturbing, realistic, serious, bleak, rough
Plot: holocaust, anti semitism, breeding, war, wartime life, against humanity, life is a bitch, society, genocide, sanitarium, nazi germany, ss ...
Time: 1940s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.7
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Warsaw '44 (2014)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Poland
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A beautiful story about youth, love, friendship and the pursuit of adventure during the bloody and brutal reality of the Warsaw Uprising.
Plot: nazi occupation, nazi germany, world war two, battle, male nudity, female nudity, pubic hair, nazism
Time: 1940s, 20th century, year 1944
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Alone in Berlin (2016)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: UK, France, Germany
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Berlin in June of 1940. While Nazi propaganda celebrates the regime’s victory over France, a kitchen-cum-living room in Prenzlauer Berg is filled with grief. Anna and Otto Quangel’s son has been killed at the front. This working class couple had ...
Plot: murder, violence, death of son, nazi germany, gestapo, world war two, bereavement, robbery, suicide, mechanic, torture, guillotine
Time: 1940s
Place: germany, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Eichmann Show (2015)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: UK, Lithuania
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The behind-the-scenes true life story of a groundbreaking producer, Milton Fruchtman, and blacklisted TV director Leo Hurwitz who, overcoming enormous obstacles, set out to capture the testimony of one of the war's most notorious Nazis, Adolf ...
Style: thought provoking, serious, clever, realistic
Plot: media, trial, nazi germany, tv show, war criminal, propaganda, director, genocide, television crew, nazi, journalist, judge ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: israel, jerusalem
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.1
 852
The Invisibles (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Four young Jews survive the Third Reich in the middle of Berlin by living so recklessly that they become "invisible."
Plot: refugee, holocaust, shoah, holocaust survivor, russian soldier, reenactment, nazi officer, hiding, survival, world war two, interview, courage ...
Time: 20th century, year 1943, 1940s
Place: berlin germany, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Die Akte General (2016)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Its 1959. German Public Prosecutor Bauer is convinced he has found the long sought Nazi criminal Adolf Eichmann in Argentina. This tense drama shows his struggle to have him brought to justice against the power jielded by old Nazi functionaries in ...
Plot: mossad, auschwitz, nazi germany, holocaust, shoah, nazi, world war two, male nudity
Time: 1950s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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The Book Thief (2013)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 131 min.
Story: While subjected to the horrors of WWII Germany, young Liesel finds solace by stealing books and sharing them with others. Under the stairs in her home, a Jewish refuge is being sheltered by her adoptive parents.
Style: emotional, touching, sentimental, captivating, stylized ...
Plot: nazi germany, holocaust, human spirit, jewish, adoption, world war two, life is a bitch, nazi, against humanity, family secret, childhood, war ...
Time: 40s, 30s, 1930s, 20th century, year 1945 ...
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.6
 170
Forbidden (1984)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: West Germany, UK, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: In Berlin in the early 1940s, romance is forbidden between the young countess who is studying veterinary medicine and a young man she meets at the home of a former professor. But they fall in love. She gets involved in helping Jews escape from the ...
Plot: train, nazi, stock footage, high society, bombing, nazi germany, ruins, holocaust, world war two, jewish, escape
Time: 1940s
Place: berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 190
Texas '46 (2002)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Based on a true story its the untold story of Italian World War II POW"S in Jan 1946. Luca Zingaretti stars as one of over 50,000 Italian Prisoners of War detained at POW camps in the U.S. Roy Schneider stars as Colonel Gartner, the Commander ...
Style: realistic, rough, bleak, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: fascism, wartime life, confined, war, soldier, military, danger, isolation, genocide, prison, holocaust, heroes ...
Time: 40s, 1940s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.0
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Paradise (2016)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Russia, Germany
Duration: 130 min.
Story: The historical drama set during the Second World War centres on three people whose paths cross: a Russian aristocratic emigrant and member of the French resistance, a French collaborator and a high-ranking German SS officer.
Style: philosophical, psychological, rough, touching
Plot: prison, holocaust, nazi collaborator, concentration camp, interrogation, russian, aristocrat, love, cigarette smoking, death, resistance, nazi ...
Time: year 1942
Place: french riviera
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Where Hands Touch (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: UK
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Germany, 1944. Leyna, the 15-year old daughter of a white German mother and a black African father, meets Lutz, a compassionate member of the Hitler Youth whose father is a prominent Nazi solider, and they form an unlikely connection in this quickly ...
Style: touching, atmospheric, based on true events, disturbing, sincere
Plot: nazi germany, interracial romance, racism, coming of age, young love, society, parent child relationship, overcoming
Time: 1940s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.2
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The Assault (1986)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 155 min.
Story: At the end of WW II the Dutch resistance kills a German officer in front of the house of a Dutch family. Years after the war the young boy who witnessed the killing runs into the members of the resistance who committed the killing.
Style: serious, psychological, realistic, gloomy, disturbing ...
Plot: holocaust, nazi germany, war, against humanity, murder, concentration camp, atrocity, wartime life, investigation, nightclub, haunted by the past, coming of age ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 80s, 50s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.7
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Rosenstrasse (2003)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Germany, Netherlands
Duration: 136 min.
Story: When Ruth's husband dies in New York, in 2000, she imposes strict Jewish mourning, which puzzles her children. A stranger comes to the house - Ruth's cousin - with a picture of Ruth, age 8, in Berlin, with a woman the cousin says helped ...
Style: uplifting, realistic, touching, serious, emotional
Plot: holocaust, anti semitism, nazi germany, soldier, human spirit, couples, society, couple relations, life is a bitch, wartime life, hopes, war ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, year 1943, 1940s
Place: germany, new york, europe, usa, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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The Zookeeper's Wife (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Czech Republic, UK, USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: The account of keepers of the Warsaw Zoo, Jan and Antonina Zabinski, who helped save hundreds of people and animals during the Nazi invasion.
Style: rough, factual, tense, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: holocaust, zoo, jewish, hiding place, nazi, caged animal, smuggler, husband wife relationship, flirting, strong female character, happy ending, female protagonist ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s
Place: poland, warsaw poland, central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Man Who Captured Eichmann (1996)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: USA, Argentina
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Set in 1960, the story follows the efforts of the Mossad, the Israeli Secret Service, to find former SS Colonel Adolf Eichmann, who ran from Germany to Argentina and took the name Ricardo Clement. He was wanted for the murders of both Europeans and ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, realistic, based on memoir
Plot: holocaust, manhunt, confined, state affairs, life is a bitch, crimes, danger, secret agents, heroic mission, righting the wronged, undercover, kidnapping ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: latin america, argentina, buenos aires argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.5
 28K
Stalingrad (1993)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Germany
Duration: 134 min.
Story: "Stalingrad" follows the progress of a German Platoon through the brutal fighting of the Battle of Stalingrad. After having half their number wiped out and after being placed under the command of a sadistic Captain, the Lieutenant of the ...
Style: epic, realistic, rough, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: holocaust, military, nazism, soldier, war, politics, survival, german, russian, genocide, against humanity, heroic mission ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, year 1942, year 1943, 1940s
Place: russia, europe, italy, germany, poland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Fall of the Innocent (2011)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia
Duration: 126 min.
Story: With the Nazi takeover of Europe underway, the Reich Protector Reinhard Heydrich arrives in Prague and his underlings begin enforcing his authority in the towns and villages across the occupied country. In Lidice, the film's main protagonist, ...
Style: realistic, disturbing, emotional, bleak, serious
Plot: assassination, nazi occupation, mass murder, holocaust, against humanity, heroic mission, wartime life, village life, life is a bitch, war, village, haunted by the past ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 40s, year 1942
Place: czech republic, czechoslovakia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.0
 3K
Anzio (1968)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Allied forces land at Anzio unopposed but instead of moving straight inland their commanding officer decides to dig in. A battle-hardened war correspondent borrows a jeep and drives to Rome and back without meeting any German forces, but his report ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: u.s. army, military uniform, state affairs, escapades, heroes, officers and cadets, alcohol abuse, anti war, battles, military, soldier, gory ...
Time: year 1944, 1940s
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.3
 12K
Churchill (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A ticking-clock thriller following Winston Churchill in the 24 hours before D-Day.
Style: based on true events, educational film, factual, disturbing
Plot: winston churchill, world war two, prime minister, d day, politician, invasion, husband wife relationship, mastermind, courage, risk, world politics, life risking ...
Time: year 1944, 20th century, 1940s
Place: normandy, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Escape of the Birdmen (1971)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: During WWII an American soldier sent to Norway to help with the escape of a scientist working on the atomic bomb for the Germans. Before they can escape they are captured and sent to a POW prison camp in an alpine castle. Cook must find a way to ...
Plot: glider, escape, castle, funeral, nazi, aviation, escaped prisoner, labor camp, suicide, bathtub, world war two, blind man ...
Time: year 1943
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%