Movies like Deborah

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Deborah (1995)
 5.7
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Deborah (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Poland
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In a small Polish town in the summer of 1939, a married painter and a young Jewish woman begin an affair. Based on the novel by Marek Sołtysik.
Plot: world war two, painter, jewish, church, cheating, mad love, artist, painting, pretty girl, large breasts, nazi occupation, basement, atrocity, loft, cellar, big breasts
Time: 1930s

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Most similar movies to Deborah

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out sincere, captivating, emotional and realistic films with plots about world war two, nazi, jewish, love, german, death and nazi occupation mostly in Drama, War and Romance genres. Some movies like Deborah: Samson (1961), Occupation in 26 Pictures (1978), Lesson of a Dead Language (1979), Forbidden (1984), A Time for Defiance (1998). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Samson (1961)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Poland
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Sampson is one of several Andrzej Wajda films harking back to his youth during the Nazi Occupation of Poland. Many of these concern not only the struggle between good and evil, but also between passive and impassive. The hero is a Jewish youth. He, ...
Plot: loss of mother, dyed hair, cellar, fight, student, hidden identity, basement, jewish, pursuit, rebellion, world war two, nazi occupation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Occupation in 26 Pictures (1978)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Set in Dubrovnik, this drama chronicles a friendship, between three men, that began just before World War II. One of the men is of Italian origin, another is the wealthy heir of a shipping fortune, and the third is the son of a Jewish antique-store ...
Style: pre war
Plot: world war two, friendship, massacre, holocaust, prisoner, communism, revenge, fascist, war atrocity, nazi, decapitation, violence ...
Time: 1940s
Place: croatia, yugoslavia, former yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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: pursuit, nazi, tuberculosis, prisoner, dying, murder, lieutenant, australian, jewish, forest, world war one, metaphor ...
Time: 1910s, 1940s
Place: poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.6
 192
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, nazi germany, bombing, nazi, escape, high society, train, forbidden love, jewish, holocaust, ruins, stock footage
Time: 1940s
Place: berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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A Time for Defiance (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Spain
Duration: 120 min.
Story: After the Spanish Civil War breaks out, the Prado Museum is being evacuated. One of the guards finds a painting by the master, Goya, and takes it to prevent damage to the work of art. In the interim, he meets a young lady with whom he falls in love. ...
Style: gloomy, emotional, bleak, realistic, serious
Plot: fall in love, wartime life, romance, obsessive quest, love and romance, life is a bitch, spanish civil war, artist, painter, painting
Time: 30s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: europe, spain, madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The History of Love (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: France, Belgium, Canada, Romania
Duration: 134 min.
Story: The story of a long-lost book that mysteriously reappears and connects an old man searching for his son with a girl seeking a cure for her mother's loneliness.
Style: sincere, captivating, sentimental, romantic, non-linear
Plot: love, emigrant, jewish, love and romance, multiple storylines, friendship, immigrants, translation, photograph, manuscript, tree, novel ...
Time: 1930s, year 2006
Place: brooklyn new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 7.0
 35
Elysium (1987)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Hungary
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Film about the Holocaust. A Jewish family is allowed to keep the flat they have always lived in and to live a relatively normal life. One day their 10-year old son disappears. He has been sent to a deportation camp which seems like paradise except ...
Plot: world war two, female director, jewish, boy, death of child, nazi, children, concentration camp, medical experiment
Place: hungary
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Arch of Triumph (1984)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Arch of Triumph is a 1985 British made-for-television film based on the novel Arch of Triumph by Erich Maria Remarque, which was previously adapted in 1948 for a film of the same name with Ingrid Bergman and Charles Boyer. Dr. Ravic (Anthony ...
Style: emotional, gloomy, sincere, realistic, serious
Plot: intrigue, world war two, doctor, on the run, life is a bitch, unfulfillment, love and romance, against humanity, war, love affair, vengeance, unfulfilled love ...
Time: 1930s, 30s
Place: paris france, france, europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 7.1
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Mother Night (1996)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: An American spy behind the lines during WWII serves as a Nazi propagandist, a role he cannot escape in his future life as he can never reveal his real role in the war.
Style: biting, uplifting, suspense, contemplative, gloomy ...
Plot: world war two, war crime, presumed dead, anti war, human spirit, disorder, writer's life, hidden identity, government agency, hopes, redemption, starting over ...
Time: 60s, 1940s, 1930s, 20th century, 40s ...
Place: germany, new york, usa, europe, israel ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Guernsey Literary & Potato Peel Pie Society (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Free-spirited writer Juliet Ashton forms a life-changing bond with the delightful and eccentric Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society, when she decides to write about the book club they formed during the occupation of Guernsey in WWII.
Style: sincere, touching, uplifting, romantic
Plot: reading a book, nazi occupation, female writer, letter, world war two, german occupation, fiance fiancee relationship, writers, friendship, love, strong female character, book ...
Time: 1940s, year 1941, year 1946, post world war two
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Tomorrow, We're Going To The Movies (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Poland
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Just as three high-school graduates get to the brink of adulthood, the outbreak of World War Two destroys all their dreams and plans forever.
Style: pre war, sexy, touching, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: first love, coming of age, world war two, university student, social differences, teenage boy, high school prom, love at first sight, army, holiday, dating, best friend ...
Time: 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Silence of the Sea (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In a small town in the West of France, during the German Occupation, a room is requisitioned by a Wehrmacht captain, Werner von Ebrennac. The house where he now stays is inhabited by young Jeanne, who makes a living by giving piano lessons, and by ...
Plot: german soldier, grandfather granddaughter relationship, german officer, nazi, world war two, female protagonist, pianist, french resistance, french girl, nazi occupation, piano, cousin ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Scent of Quinces (1982)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Thanks to his friendliness towards Nazis, Sarajevo businessman gets more and more rich during WW2. However, his infatuation towards the Jewish girl causes his downfall.
Plot: world war two, jewish girl, river, death, bakery, blood, dog, rifle, death of father, occupation, husband wife relationship, fear ...
Place: sarajevo, bosnia, yugoslavia, former yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Unconditional Love (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Arthur Egeli directs this multifaceted romance set on the beaches of Cape Cod, the story of young painter Steven Buchanan (Pablo Bryant) and his interactions with three beautiful women vying to be his muse. There's Melissa (Isabelle Dahlin), ...
Plot: painting, art gallery, artist, beach, female nudity, party, sex scene, female full frontal nudity, male nudity, pubic hair
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Front in the Rear of the Enemy (1982)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union, Czechoslovakia
Duration: 161 min.
Story: A final episode in the trilogy about the Russian partisan's resistance during WWII. The film is set in 1944, when Russian partisans are making progress in their fighting against the Nazi occupation of Russia, Poland and Czechoslovakia. Lt. ...
Plot: soviet army, world war two, great patriotic war, nazi occupation, firearm, partisan
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.8
 12K
The Exception (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A German soldier tries to determine if the Dutch resistance has planted a spy to infiltrate the home of Kaiser Wilhelm in Holland during the onset of World War II, but falls for a young Jewish Dutch woman during his investigation.
Style: suspense, captivating, suspenseful, tense, exciting
Plot: german soldier, nazi occupation, jewish, gestapo, love, german, third reich, german army, nazi germany, nazi officer, spy, bodyguard ...
Time: year 1940, 1920s, 1940s, year 1934
Place: germany, holland, poland, netherlands, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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: female director, money, deportation, inheritance, husband wife relationship, marriage, love, male female relationship, infertility, infidelity, jewish, father son relationship ...
Time: 1940s, year 1944, year 1936, 1930s
Place: hungary
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
See You in the Next War (1980)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The two enemies from war, Slovenian partisan Berk and German soldier Bitter, meet each other during holidays in Spain. Recalling the war through conversation, Berk remembers Anton, his fellow comrade he had spend the most time with.
Plot: world war two, partisan, battle, german soldier, revolution, flashback, pacifist, memory, soldier, vacation, anti war, love ...
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Farewell To Autumn (1990)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: Poland
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Decadence, homosexuality, excess wealth, infidelity, alcoholism and drugs all played a major role in the decline of aristocracy.
Plot: cheating, aristocracy, suicide, decadence, homosexual, lesbian kiss, alcohol, tragic event, border crossing, communism, surrealism, writers ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.8
 26
The Birthday (1980)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Poland
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The four sequences in the film cover four days in a life of young Warsaw lad in September 1938, 1939, 1943 and 1944. In the first sequence Jurek decides not to study in the Sorbonne but enlists in a Polish military school instead. In the second ...
Plot: female director, military hospital, rich, father son relationship, soldier, nazi occupation, world war two, german occupation, patriotism, stepmother stepson relationship, tragic event, birthday ...
Time: year 1939, 1940s, year 1943, year 1938, 1930s ...
Place: warsaw poland, poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Ship of Fools (1965)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 149 min.
Story: Passengers on a ship traveling from Mexico to Europe in the 1930s represent society at large in that era. The crew is German, including the ship's Dr. Schumann, who falls in love with one of the passengers, La Condesa. A young American woman, ...
Style: tense, realistic, serious, atmospheric, emotional ...
Plot: ship, anti semitism, cruise, racism, world war two, love and romance, society, fall in love, human nature, couples, prostitute, opposites attract ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s, pre world war two, year 1933
Place: mexico, europe, latin america, germany, spain ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.2
 280
Gaston's War (1997)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Denmark, Belgium, Netherlands
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Gaston Vandermeerssche is a young, resourceful Flemish action hero of the Belgian resistance during World War II: he coaches surviving allied pilots trough occupied Belgium and France to Spain so they can regain England, each time a dangerous ...
Plot: heroism, world war two, resistance, nazi, nazis
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The 25th Hour (1967)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: France, Italy, Yugoslavia
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A Romanian peasant fights to get back to his family after he's imprisoned by the Nazis.The picture is based on real events. It includes Hungary's government in collaboration with the Nazis, the encroachment of Romania by Stalin's ...
Plot: world war two, jew persecution, peasant, recruit, volunteer, mix up, nazi concentration camp, gendarme, jewish, ss, concentration camp, holocaust ...
Time: 1940s
Place: hungary, romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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 4.9
 244
Eden (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Italy, Israel, France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In 1939, Kalman, an ambitious young businessman, leaves Europe to join his sister Samantha in Palestine. She lives with Dov, an idealistic architect obsessed with the Bauhaus style. With their friends, they form a group, which discusses the future ...
Plot: german, british army, immigration, sex, bookstore, explosion, husband wife relationship, land, architect, palestinian, world war two, affair ...
Time: post world war two
Place: palestine, tel aviv israel, israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Strait Story (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The year is 1943 and Taiwan is under Japanese colonization. After finishing his studies in Japan, famous Taiwanese sculptor and painter Ching-Cheng Huang receives an offer to teach in Beiping Art School. He decides to visit friends and family back ...
Style: touching, sincere, sentimental, captivating
Plot: painter, sculptor, historical event, painting, death, tragic event, world war two, japanese occupation, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, pianist, ship, illness ...
Time: year 1943
Place: japan, taiwan, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Girl from the Mountains (1972)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 82 min.
Story: The relationship between a boy and a girl shortly after the start of the war and the arrival of the Germans. He goes to Chetniks, and there he disappears without a trace, and she ,after much torture and solitude, begins to search for him not ...
Plot: mountain, world war two, execution, mass murder, german, attack, blood, fear, traitor, partisan, girl, river ...
Time: year 1941
Place: serbia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.9
 187
November Moon (1985)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: West Germany, France
Duration: 108 min.
Story: "November Moon" is a timeless and compelling love story set against the backdrop of Nazi-occupied France. On the brink of war and in the face of escalating anti-Jewish activity, November has fled her native Germany for the relative safety ...
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, emotional, sincere ...
Plot: lesbian love, world war two, holocaust, lesbian, against humanity, love and romance, danger, gender, romance, life is a bitch, gays and lesbians, love triangle ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s
Place: paris france, france, europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 7.5
 240
Jamilya (1969)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 76 min.
Story: The film is based on the story of the same name by Soviet writer Chinghiz Aitmatov. It is set in a remote Kirghiz village during the Great Patriotic War (1941-1945). A young wife of a soldier, Djamilya, fell in love with Daniar, a wounded war ...
Plot: mountain, engagement, autobiography, love triangle, love, world war two, eastern, soviet, female director, farm hand, fall in love, village ...
Place: eastern europe, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.9
 431
Joanna (2010)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Poland
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In an era in which it is difficult for the true emotion and excitement, Feliks Falk found the key to the human heart. How many of us love? How much we are able to self-sacrifice? Is there a price that can not pay, when it comes to life of a loved ...
Style: suspense, sincere, captivating, suspenseful
Plot: nazi occupation, german, hiding place, world war two, loneliness, german officer, secret, treason, officer, traitor, jewess, nosy neighbor ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Head in the Clouds (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 132 min.
Story: A romantic drama set in 1930's England, Paris, and Spain. Gilda Bessé shares her Paris apartment with an Irish schoolteacher, Guy Malyon, and Mia, a refugee from Spain. As the world drifts toward war, Gilda defiantly pursues her hedonistic ...
Style: sexy, sentimental, captivating, romantic, stylized ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: love triangle, orgy, sexual relations, world war two, false accusation, soldier, romance, lesbian, nazi, love and romance, bisexual woman, war ...
Time: 1920s, 20s, 1930s, 1940s, 30s ...
Place: paris france, europe, spain, france, england ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%