Movies like Vystrel

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Vystrel (1967)
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Vystrel (1967)
Original name: Выстрел
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 77 min.
Story: After receiving a slap in the face, Officer Silvio challenges the offending Count to a duel. However, urgent circumstances force the officer to leave, leaving the right to shoot. After many years, on the eve of the Count’s wedding, Silvio returns to demand retaliation.
Plot: challenge, russian army, duel, nobility, insult, code of honor, shooting
Time: 19th century
Place: russia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, disturbing, rough and realistic films with plots about female nudity, husband wife relationship, duel, bare breasts, love, murder and love triangle mostly in Drama, History and Romance genres. Some movies like Vystrel: War and Peace: Part II (1966), War and Peace: Part IV (1967), Queen of Spades (1982), Anton Chekhov's The Duel (2010), Children of Cast-Iron Gods (1993). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
War and Peace: Part II (1966)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In the end of 1809, Natasha attends her first ball. Andrei falls in love with her and intends to marry her, but her father demands they wait. The prince travels abroad, and Natasha desperately longs for him. But she then meets Anatol Kuragin and ...
Plot: napoleon bonaparte, napoleonic wars, engagement, soldier, aristocrat, war, soviet, ball
Time: 19th century
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
War and Peace: Part IV (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 100 min.
Story: As Moscow is set ablaze by the retreating Russians, the Rostovs flee their estate, taking wounded soldiers with them, and unbeknownst to them, also Andrei. Pierre, dressed as a peasant, tries to assassinate Napoleon but is taken prisoner. As the ...
Plot: war, soviet
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Queen of Spades (1982)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Hermann is an officer of the engineers in the Imperial Russian Army. He constantly watches the other officers gamble, but never plays himself. One night, Tomsky tells a story about his grandmother, an elderly countess. Many years ago, in France, she ...
Plot: greed, gambling, secret, ghost, card playing
Time: 19th century
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Anton Chekhov's The Duel (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Set in a seaside resort in the Caucasus, the story centers on n'er do well, Laevsky (Andrew Scott) and his illicit relationship with his mistress Nadya (Fiona Glascott). Laevsky has convinced Nadya to leave her husband for him, but now wants to ...
Style: atmospheric, captivating, realistic, psychological, serious ...
Plot: love triangle, tragic hero, rivalry, couples, uninhibited rivalry, human nature, couple relations, unfulfillment, downfall, dishonesty, countryside, infidelity ...
Time: 19th century
Place: russia, caucasus, black sea
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Children of Cast-Iron Gods (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hungary, Russia, Ukraine
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The films hero is a metal worker named Ignat who is as strong and tough as the steel that his sprawling factory produces in the Ural Mountains. Its a great cheerless environment; life is arduous and dangerous; conditions at the plant are nearly ...
Style: grotesque
Plot: female nudity, irony, village, train robbery, smoking, camel, miner, distopia, factory, fistfight, general, welder ...
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Uncle Tom's Cabin (1965)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany, France, Italy, Yugoslavia
Duration: 118 min.
Story: In the pre-Civil War South, a sadistic plantation-owner brutalizes his slaves to the point of them heaving no other choice but to rebel. Always obedient, peaceful and honest old slave Tom plays a central role in this tragedy.
Plot: slavery, exploitation, civil war, female whipping, black
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Last Road (1986)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 101 min.
Story: About the death and the 'last road' of Aleksandr Pushkin, the leading poet and writer of Russia, who was shot on a duel at age 37. Pushkin was defending the reputation of his wife and mother of his four children - Nataly. She was a center ...
Plot: writers, poet, love, jealousy, death, revenge, husband wife relationship, children, widow, duel
Time: 19th century
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Game of Seduction (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In this modern retelling of the classic Dangerous Liaisons, a virtuous young woman becomes the target of the schemes of an amoral womanizer who is in the habit of wooing women and killing their lovers and husbands in duels. When she finally succumbs ...
Style: erotic
Plot: male nudity, sex, female nudity, erotica, bare breasts, female full frontal nudity, pubic hair
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Flights in Dreams and in Reality (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 92 min.
Story: On the eve of his fortieth anniversary Sergei Makarov looks back at his life and learns that he has achieved nothing. He was not able to be happy and to bring happiness to the closest people in his life, neither to his long-suffering wife nor young ...
Plot: middle aged man, love triangle, loser, engineer, train, car, railway, young girl, soviet, psychological drama, film set
Place: ussr
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Second Circle (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A man tries to come to terms with his father's death and to deal with the mundane details of his burial in a society cut off from spirituality.
Style: spiritual
Plot: existentialism, loss of father, death, snow, coffin
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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The Duelist (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Returning to Saint Petersburg after a long exile, the dashing Yakovlev, a retired army officer, makes a comfortable living by winning other people's duels. An enigmatic, focused, and extremely skilled professional, he leaves a trail of dead ...
Style: romantic, captivating, tense, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: duel, female nudity, fight, revenge, life risking, sex scene, murder, escapades, social problems, showdown, sex, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 19th century
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 7.2
 402
You and Me (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A neurosurgeon returns back to the USSR from Sweden and has to deal with rejection - both at work and at home.
Plot: ice hockey, circus, crisis of conscience, embassy, doctor, surgeon, train, neurosurgeon, female director
Place: russia, siberia, ussr
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Confession (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Story: The Confession (1990) survives in Parajanov: The Last Spring (1992) in its original camera negative. It remained unfinished due to the death of Sergei Parajanov. The Confession (1990) was his favorite screenplay, which was written in the 1960s and ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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John A.: Birth of a Country (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
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Plot: conspiracy, queen victoria, drunkenness, british colonial
Time: 1870s, 1860s, 19th century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Beyond the Ocean (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia, USA, Austria
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A young pregnant woman arrives in New York City from Russia, and her mind drifts to the past when she was coming of age in a coal mining town in Russia.
Plot: coming of age, russian immigrant
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.3
 134
Sati (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Uma, a mute Brahmin girl, lives with her uncle's family as she is an orphan. Since Uma has a faulty horoscope which indicate widowhood, the family finds it impossible to get her married off. According to a custom prevalent at the time, Uma is ...
Plot: woman, mute girl, horoscope, destiny, prediction, squaw, female director
Time: 19th century, 1820s
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
A View from the Bridge (1962)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 110 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 87 min.
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Place: russia, ussr
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Land Legs (1975)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 167 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Wishing Tree (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 107 min.
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Plot: mental disorder, tragedy, boy meets girl, male objectification, love, priest, tree, christianity
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⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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 621
The Possessed (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 116 min.
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Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, exciting, bleak ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The First Teacher (1965)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 102 min.
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Place: ussr, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.0
 364
Hedda Gabler (1962)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 75 min.
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Time: 19th century, victorian era
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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 227
Private Life (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 102 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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 605
Sparrow (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, Japan
Duration: 106 min.
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Style: erotic
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Place: sicily
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Truth and Justice (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Estonia
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Plot: neighbor neighbor relationship, character study, conflict, society, countryside, family, chase, chore, crisis of faith, man versus nature, struggle, russian empire
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⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Magician of Lublin (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: Israel, West Germany
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Yasha is a Jewish stage magician who tours through eastern Europe while destroying his career through personal problems. He has one more chance at theatrical success, but he needs to do a brand new trick in a Warsaw theater.
Plot: magic, art, female nudity, stage magician, magician, illusionist, female full frontal nudity, haircut, shaving head
Time: 19th century
Place: poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Angels of Revolution (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Five friends – a poet, an actor, a painter, an architect and a primitivist film director – are five red avant-garde artists who try to find the embodiment of their hopes and dreams in the young Soviet state. The Revolution is boiling up like a ...
Style: psychological, captivating, disturbing, surreal
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Time: 1910s
Place: russia, ussr
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
An Independent Life (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Russia, UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: This is the second installment of a three-part series of autobiographical films about the director's life. The first, which won various awards for its maker, was entitled Zamri Oumi Voskresni and was later retitled Zari, Umri, Vokresni ...
Plot: letter, male nudity, teenager, nudity (full frontal - brief), male objectification
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Gabi (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Set towards the end of the 19th century, when coffee was first introduced to Korea, Russian sharpshooter Illichi and Joseon's first barista Danya are manipulated by Japanese officer Sadako into an elaborate plan to assassinate King Gojong.
Style: suspense, captivating, disturbing, tense
Plot: assassination attempt, coffee, assassination plot, conspiracy, murder, power struggle, threat to kill, king, dynasty, joseon dynasty, poison, poisoning
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%