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From Here to Eternity (1980)
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From Here to Eternity (1980)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: From Here to Eternity was short-lived dramatic television series that aired in 1980. It was a spinoff of the successful 1979 miniseries of the same title. The series featured most of the cast members from the original miniseries, including William Devane and Kim Basinger. Barbara Hershey replaced Natalie Wood for the role of Karen Holmes.
Plot: world war two, love, wartime, us military, love triangle, u.s. army, infidelity, gay subtext, dysfunctional marriage, bombing
Time: 1940s, year 1941
Place: pearl harbor

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, captivating, serious and touching films and TV series with plots about world war two, wartime, love, military, wartime life, war and nazi mostly in Drama, War and Romance genres. Some movies like From Here to Eternity: Pearl (1978), Crossings (1986), A Town Like Alice (1981), The Garden of Redemption (1997), The Battle of the Last Panzer (1969). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
From Here to Eternity (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 360 min.
TV show
Story: Soapy look at events of Pearl Harbor just previous to the Japanese attack.
Plot: world war two, love, empire, wartime, military base, us military, cheating, boxing, military, u.s. army
Time: 1940s
Place: hawaii, pearl harbor
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95%
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Pearl (1978)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 278 min.
TV show
Story: This miniseries presents a cross-section of life in Pearl Harbor leading up to the Japanese attack and its immediate aftermath. Among the stories: A colonel's bitter wife seeks extramarital attention; a female doctor with painful memories ...
Plot: world war two, fanatic, suicidal, infidelity, prostitution, brothel, loss of daughter, military, japanese american
Time: 1940s
Place: pearl harbor, hawaii
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69%
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Crossings (1986)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 269 min.
TV show
Story: Despite rumors of impending war, the majestic ship Normandie makes its transatlantic voyage from Washington D.C., to France. Aboard is beautiful, American-born Liane De Villiers, devoted to her much-older husband, the French ambassador to the United ...
Plot: world war two, love, wartime, nazi occupation, journey, husband wife relationship, politics, infidelity, german occupation, collaborator, adultery, nazi ...
Place: paris france, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
A Town Like Alice (1981)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Australia
Duration: 301 min.
TV show
Story: Set against the brutal chaos of World War II, a love story begins that will take two lovers through a living nightmare of captivity, across three continents and two decades. From the steamy jungles of Malaya to the dusty and desolate outback of ...
Plot: world war two, wartime, love, jungle, skating, british, inheritance, australian outback, japanese army, australian, pow, prisoners of war ...
Time: post world war two, 1940s
Place: australia, malaysia
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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The Garden of Redemption (1997)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A priest struggles with his religious beliefs as he sees his countrymen murdered in Nazi occupied Italy and as he becomes attracted to a woman operating in the resistance.
Plot: world war two, wartime, love, resistance movement, resistance, partisan, priest, nazi occupation, fascism
Time: 1940s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Battle of the Last Panzer (1969)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The film looks through the eyes of the German offense during World War II, specifically a German tank crew who, after losing a battle, struggle to get home.
Plot: world war two, tank, war, bombing, u.s. army, german soldier
Time: 1940s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
My Mother and Other Strangers (2016)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Drama series set in 1943 following the Coyne family and their neighbours as they struggle to maintain a normal life after a US Army Air Force base is set up in the middle of their rural parish.
Style: captivating, romantic, entertaining
Plot: world war two, countryside, love triangle, american soldier, troubled marriage, family, soldier, wartime, military life, male female relationship, military, romantic relationship ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: ireland, northern ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Winds of War (1983)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 883 min.
TV show
Story: In the late 1930s, world politics begin to head in a dangerous direction. In Europe, Germany expands and rearms and proceeds to annex several border countries into the Reich. Meanwhile, Italy attempts to establish a Facist Colonial Empire under ...
Style: epic, captivating, thought provoking, serious, realistic ...
Plot: world war two, holocaust, luftwaffe, military, cheating wife, wartime, behind enemy lines, refugee, politics, u.s. navy, anti semitism, jewish girl ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s, 20th century
Place: germany, italy, japan, berlin germany, china ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Atlantic Crossing (2020)
Genre: Drama, Family, History, Romance, War
Country: Norway, Germany, USA, Sweden, Denmark, UK
Duration: 55 min.
TV show
Story: The incredible, true story of the Norwegian Crown Princess Märtha’s efforts to support her country during World War II. After a headlong flight from the Nazis, she was forced to part from her husband and cross the Atlantic Ocean to seek refuge in ...
Style: suspense, disturbing, factual, realistic, educational film
Plot: world war two, wartime, historical character, idealism, marriage, politics, moral dilemma, politician, u.s. army, leadership, manipulation, head of state ...
Time: 1940s
Place: norway, washington d.c., usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Days of Honor (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Poland
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Days of honor is a Polish World War II television drama series, broadcast on TVP2 since September 7, 2008.
Style: captivating, suspense
Plot: world war two, resistance, wartime, war, resistance movement, soldier, military officer, military, class struggle, wartime life, resistance fighter, military life ...
Place: poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
World on Fire (2019)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 57 min.
TV show
Story: The story of World War II told through the intertwining fates of ordinary people from all sides of this global conflict as they grapple with the effect of the war on their everyday lives.
Style: disturbing, captivating, suspense, psychological, thought provoking
Plot: world war two, soldier, singer, musician, gay, wartime life, slice of life, german occupation, invasion, ordinary people, military, military life ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s
Place: manchester
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Inheritance (1980)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: France, Hungary
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In this standard Hungarian drama, the effects of sterility and jealousy on a marriage are played out against a backdrop of World War II and the rising Nazi persecution of Jews. Director Marta Meszaros usually focuses on issues like pregnancy, ...
Plot: world war two, woman, marriage, wealth, adultery, jealousy, infertility, deportation, money, love, husband wife relationship, father son relationship ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s, year 1936, year 1944
Place: hungary
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Black Sheep Squadron (1976)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The dramatized World War II adventures of US Major Gregory "Pappy" Boyington and his Marine Attack Squadron 214, AKA The Black Sheep Squadron.
Style: semi serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting, sitcom
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war two, aviation, military, american soldier, wartime, soldier, air force, bomb, airplane, pilot, army, mission ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Till We Meet Again (1989)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 240 min.
TV show
Story: Judith Krantz's Till We Meet Again was a 1989 TV mini-series based on the Judith Krantz novel, Till We Meet Again. Its stars included Mia Sara, Bruce Boxleitner, Hugh Grant and Courteney Cox.
Style: talky, clever, emotional, realistic, serious
Plot: world war two, wartime, wine, world war one, couples, battle zone, lovers reunited, parents and children, wartime life, celebrity culture, showbiz, love and romance ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Night Swallows (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, War
Country: Russia
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: On 8th October 1941, Stalin issued a secret order forming a female aviation unit.
Style: captivating, exciting, tense, sincere, sentimental
Plot: fighter pilot, world war two, airplane, love and romance, hopes, destiny, soviet army, bombing, female soldier, war, biplane, couples ...
Time: 1940s
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
We'll Meet Again (1982)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: It's 1943 and the American Air Force has come to Market Weatherby, a small East Anglian town. The war weary British and the brash American GIs sometimes clash, but friendships are also forged.
Plot: world war two, wartime, military base, english countryside, allies, bomber, pilot, aerial combat, british history, small town, countryside, doctor ...
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Faneflukt (1975)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Norway
Duration: 97 min.
Story: 1941, Norway. The young kitchen maid Liv and the German officer Franz meet in the military camp where Liv works. They develop a friendship and decides to flee to Sweden.
Plot: world war two, desertion, love, escape, nazi, occupation
Time: 1940s
Place: sweden, norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
At War for Love (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 99 min.
Story: It's 1943 and World War II is raging in Europe. In New York, Arturo and Flora the daughter of a restaurant owner are in love, but she is promised in marriage to the son of a Mafia boss. There is a way around this, but to be able to marry Flora, ...
Style: romantic, captivating, art house, entertaining
Plot: world war two, mafia, love and romance, wartime, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, relationships, male female relationship, romantic relationship, couple relations, mafioso, wartime life, war ...
Time: 1940s
Place: italy, sicily
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Piece of Cake (1988)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 312 min.
TV show
Story: The lives and loves of the men of RAF Hornet Squadron who are transferred to France at the outbreak of World Wat II in September 1939. For the most part the men are competent fliers but there is little action in the first several months. The men ...
Style: exciting, captivating, serious, realistic
Plot: world war two, aerial combats, battles, aviation, luftwaffe, wartime, war, military, partners, heroes, soldier, friends ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Bridge to the Sun (1961)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: France, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Tells the true story of Gwen Terasaki, who falls in love with, then marries a Japanese diplomat. When war breaks out they find animosity and trouble from both sides.
Style: political
Plot: world war two, interracial romance, wartime, love, interracial marriage, interracial relations, wanted, kamikaze, missing husband, geisha, end of war, embassy ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Last Train (1973)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Two people, a Frenchman Julien Maroyeur and a Jewish German woman (Anna Kupfer) met on a train while escaping the German army entering France.
Style: road movie, sentimental, touching, emotional, sincere ...
Plot: world war two, train, love, railway, nazi, judaism, wartime, french resistance, refugee, family, love triangle, holocaust ...
Time: 1940s, year 1940
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Germany
Duration: 176 min.
Story: At a Dresden hospital in 1945, nurse Anna Mauth (Felicitas Woll) cares for badly injured British pilot Robert Newman (John Light), whom Anna believes to be a German deserter. As Allied forces close in, Anna grows close to Robert despite her ...
Style: captivating, tense, serious, touching, realistic ...
Plot: world war two, war, bombing, behind enemy lines, survival, military, moral dilemma, love affair, wartime life, romance, fall in love, military life ...
Time: 1940s
Place: europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
War and Remembrance (1988)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 1620 min.
TV show
Story: War and Remembrance is an American miniseries based on the novel of the same name by Herman Wouk. It is the sequel to highly successful The Winds of War.
Style: saga, exciting, captivating, realistic, serious ...
Plot: world war two, war, holocaust, winston churchill, nazi germany, military, german, submarine, nazi, wartime, d day, battleship ...
Time: 1940s
Place: europe, japan, asia, pacific ocean, pearl harbor ...
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28%
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Coming Home (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 199 min.
TV show
Story: Drama about the Dunar and Carey-Lewis families, before during and after WW2.
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, contemplative
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: world war two, boarding school, girl power, coming of age, pow, unhappiness, wealth, romance, society, youth, love and romance, friends ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s
Place: england, europe, cornwall
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Singapore Grip (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: In colonial Singapore during World War Two, this epic drama follows the schemes – both commercial and amorous – of a wealthy British family as they struggle to preserve their prosperous business amid cataclysmic world events.
Style: suspenseful, talky, melancholic, touching, semi serious ...
Plot: world war two, colonialism, satire, british empire, deadpan, love, love and romance, couples, family relations, lovers, romance, love affair ...
Time: 1940s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Swing Shift (1984)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In 1941 America Kay and her husband are happy enough until he enlists after Pearl Harbor. Against his wishes, his wife takes a job at the local aircraft plant where she meets Hazel, the singer from across the way the two soon become firm friends and ...
Style: sentimental, emotional, touching, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
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Time: 1940s, 50s, 1930s, year 1941, 20th century ...
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Glory Sky (1962)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Greece
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Two stories set in northern Greece during World War II.
Plot: world war two, greek, military, soldier, solitude, retreat, german occupation, wartime
Time: 1940s
Place: greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
If Tomorrow Comes (1971)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: In California, a young Caucasian girl and a Japanese-American boy defy local prejudices and secretly marry--on Dec. 7, 1941, minutes before Pearl Harbor is attacked.
Plot: world war two, interracial marriage, miscegenation, male female relationship, husband wife relationship, love, secret marriage, suicide, japanese american
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Forbidden (1984)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: West Germany, UK
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: world war two, ruins, forbidden love, high society, train, holocaust, jewish, escape, nazi, nazi germany, bombing, stock footage
Time: 1940s
Place: berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
A Soldier's Tale (1989)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In the days following the D-Day invasion in Normandy, France, a British platoon leader named Saul (Gabriel Byrne) and his corporal (Paul Wyett) reach an isolated farmhouse and encounter a beautiful French girl named Belle (Marianne Basler). Love ...
Style: realistic, emotional, tense, serious
Audience: girls' night
Plot: world war two, soldier, love affair, romance, war, love and romance, couples, unfulfilled love, impossible love, woman in danger, wartime life, love ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s
Place: france, europe, normandy
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%