Movies like Centaur

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Centaur (2017)
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Centaur (2017)
Original name: Кентавр
Genre: Drama
Country: Kyrgyzstan, Netherlands, Germany, France, Japan
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Centaur lives a modest life with his family in rural Kyrgyzstan until he abruptly becomes the center of attention when he is caught stealing a racehorse at night. A story inspired by the myth when horses became the wings of men.
Plot: racehorse, countryside, horse, thief, police, muslim, singing, theft, exile, doctor, deaf, deaf mute, mute, horse riding, female doctor, widow, interrogation, video surveillance, cigarette smoking, bridge, sign language, tradition, goose, husband wife relationship, mute woman ...

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Most similar movies to Centaur

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspense, realistic and captivating films with plots about husband wife relationship, horse, countryside, doctor, cigarette smoking, police and mother son relationship mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Centaur: The Second Wife (1967), Letter from the Mountain (2002), Wall of Noise (1963), The Horse Thief (1986), Nargess (1992). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Second Wife (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: Egypt
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A story in the Egyptian countryside about an unjust mayor who controls everything in the village with his power.
Plot: countryside, polygamy, pregnancy, lust, injustice, forced marriage, lie, dead husband, husband wife relationship, escape attempt, jealousy, divorce ...
Place: egypt
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Letter from the Mountain (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 127 min.
Story: As the film begins, Takao (Akira Terao) and Michiko (Kanako Higuchi) have already pulled up their Tokyo roots and moved to a village that is Takao's ancestral home. They visit a thatched cottage that serves as a memorial shrine (amidado) for ...
Plot: countryside, terminal illness, farmer, senior citizen, doctor, clinic, elderly, village life, writers, miscarriage, hospital, fishing ...
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Wall of Noise (1963)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: The lives and loves behind the scenes at the racetrack are detailed in this thoroughbred soap opera. An ambitious young trainer, Joel Tarrant (Ty Hardin), enters into an illicit affair with the stable owner's wealthy wife, hot-to-trot Laura ...
Plot: adultery, horse race, extramarital affair, racehorse, steam room, horse, fistfight, pitchfork, cigar smoking, horse trainer, cigarette smoking, binoculars ...
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The Horse Thief (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: China
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Devout Buddhists, Norbu and Dolma live with their young son Tashi in a clan in Tibet. Norbu is a highwayman. After Norbu is charged with stealing from the temple, he and his family are banished. Impoverished and marginalized, they can do little when ...
Plot: thief, horse, chinese, lamb, starvation, mask, temple, mountain, survival, death of child, death of son, village ...
Time: 1920s
Place: tibet, himalaya
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Nargess (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: Iran
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A sharp-edged look at people who live outside the constraints of Islamic law.
Plot: female director, police, thief, muslim, police officer, islam, hospital, love triangle, love, theft, iranian, older woman younger man relationship
Place: iran
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Stolen from the Heart (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A former prostitute kidnaps a baby boy at birth to satisfy her drug-dealing husband, who has told her that he is going to divorce her and put her out on the streets if she cannot produce him a son. Obviously the real mother becomes emotionally ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, suspense, psychological
Plot: woman in danger, kidnapping, police, police investigation, drug dealer, ex prostitute, husband wife relationship, baby, heart condition, widow, faked pregnancy, ultimatum ...
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Skierri: Land of the Dwarf Birches (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland, Sweden
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A film about herder Niila and Sami environment in the time of change and plight. First partly Saami language fiction film in Finland.
Plot: lapland, jail cell, indigenous people, hunting, police officer, chief of police, periphery, cultural difference, countryside, police, animal cruelty, interrogation ...
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53%
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Western (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, Bulgaria, Austria
Duration: 121 min.
Story: A group of German construction workers set out for a foreign construction site in the Bulgarian province. The strange country awakens adventure feelings among the men. At the same time, they are confronted with their prejudices and mistrust. For two ...
Plot: fight, countryside, migration, poverty, village, water shortage, construction worker, construction, german abroad, tobacco, quarry, sex scene ...
Place: eastern europe, bulgaria
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Pororoca (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Romania, France
Duration: 152 min.
Story: Cristina and Tudor have founded a happy family with their two children, Maria and Ilie. They are in their thirties and live an ordinary life in a nice apartment in a Romanian town, but one Sunday morning when Tudor takes his kids to the park, Maria ...
Plot: child abduction, barefoot, suspicion, following someone, mace, missing daughter, shaving head, missing girl, shaving, beard, 5 year old, insanity ...
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47%
L'arbre de les cireres (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The story takes place between December 1994 and February 1995 in a small village near Valencia, Spain, where the lives of four people - a child, a thief and two doctors - intersect. At the same time, the great love of one woman's life suddenly ...
Plot: tree, village, youth, love, mountain, thief, doctor, grandmother, countryside
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47%
Children of Iron (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Rikutaro and Mariko are in the same grade at an elementary school. They become brother and sister after Rikutaro's mother and Mariko’s father marry. After their marriage, the children become upset because they are teased by their classmates, ...
Plot: police, school, husband wife relationship, bridge, classroom, tunnel, children, mathematics, child, dispute, schoolboy
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47%
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Glory (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Bulgaria, Greece
Duration: 101 min.
Story: When Tsanko Petrov, a railroad worker, finds millions of lev on the train tracks, he decides to turn the entire amount over to the police. Grateful, the state rewards him with a new wristwatch… which soon stops working. Meanwhile, Julia Staikova, ...
Plot: female director, stuttering, tragic hero, interview, flag, phone ringing, washing clothes, gynecological exam, censorship, trousers, media manipulation, heroes ...
Time: 2010s
Place: bulgaria
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Raping! (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 69 min.
Story: A woman on her way to Tokyo is repeatedly raped by various men she encounters on the highway.
Plot: gang rape, suitcase, escape attempt, forest, crying, truck driver, foot chase, undressing, man hits a woman, money, threatened with a gun, escape ...
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A Bigger World (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In order to forget the death of Paul, the man of her life, Korine leaves Paris for a few weeks, to direct a report in Mongolia. Her meeting with the shaman Oyun will change her life: Korine has a rare gift that Oyun intends to unveil. Korine will ...
Plot: wild horse, shaman, horse, drum, cigarette, baby, singing, thunderstorm, vodka, ceremony, tent, loss of husband ...
Place: mongolia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Arabian Nights: Volume 2 - The Desolate One (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland
Duration: 131 min.
Story: In which Scheherazade tells of how desolation invaded men : “It hath reached me, O auspicious King, that a Judge will cry instead of giving out her sentence. A runaway murderer will wander through the land for over forty days and will ...
Plot: dog, killer, court, exile, sign language, janitor, poverty, parrot, loss of virginity, misery, cow, thief ...
Time: year 2014
Place: portugal
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Selfish Giant (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A hyperactive boy and his best friend, a slow-witted youth with an affinity for horses, start collecting scrap metal for a shady dealer.
Style: sad, depressing, atmospheric, realistic, tense ...
Plot: child abuse, friendship, theft, domestic violence, horse, teenage life, juvenile delinquency, thief, misfit, poverty, society, social misfits ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: england, yorkshire, europe, northern england, poland ...
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43%
In the Name of the Land (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Pierre is 25 when he returns from Wyoming to find Claire his fiancée and take over the family farm. Twenty years later, the farm expanded, so did the family. It's the time of happy days, at least at the beginning. The debts accumulate and ...
Style: touching, thought provoking, melancholic, light, captivating ...
Plot: husband wife relationship, peasant, father son relationship, farm, medicine, countryside, family relations, love, family farm, family problems, family life, farming ...
Time: 90s, year 1996, 1990s, year 1979
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Child of the Steppe (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, Poland
Duration: 85 min.
Story: As the unforgiving forces of nature take their toll on humans and animals, the unexpected return of snow devastates the nomad family’s livestock. 11-year old Sukbhat is forced to leave his childhood behind. Now the hopes of the family rely on the ...
Plot: horse, washing someone, horse riding, snake, dead animal, goat, horse race, sheep
Place: mongolia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Road (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey, Switzerland, France
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A harsh portrait of Turkey, its people and its authorities, shown through the stories of five prisoners given a week's home leave, and the problems they encounter in adjusting to the world outside.
Style: gloomy, sincere, emotional, psychological, disturbing ...
Plot: racism, exile, prison, politics, redemption, family life, human spirit, infidelity, prison life, human nature, parents and children, family relations ...
Place: turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Neria (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: Zimbabwe
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A classic African film that has struck a nerve that runs across the continent, with an original soundtrack and supporting performance by Zimbabwe's legendary World Music sensation, Oliver Mtukudzi.
Style: suspense
Plot: hospital, death of father, marriage, matriarch, mother daughter relationship, reconciliation, court, judge, brother brother relationship, city, mother in law daughter in law relationship, courtroom ...
Place: zimbabwe
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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The Bride (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The struggles of a migrant Anatolian family to adapt to and survive in the very different conditions of urban Istanbul. A young woman moves with her husband and small child to her husband's family in Istanbul. Her son becomes ill and the ...
Style: captivating, touching, sentimental, suspense
Plot: loss of son, honor, little boy, doctor, husband wife relationship, tradition, mother in law daughter in law relationship, money, business, fiancee, store, family relations ...
Place: istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Slaughter of the Cock (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: Cyprus, Greece, Italy, Bulgaria, Syria, Sweden, Germany
Duration: 155 min.
Story: Greece's submission for the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film in 1997.
Plot: countryside, self mutilation, migrant worker, greek, blackmail, friend, male nudity, brother sister relationship, husband wife relationship, mute, nightclub, runaway ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Angels Wear White (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: China
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In a small seaside town, two schoolgirls are assaulted by a middle-aged man in a motel. Mia, a teenager who was working on reception that night, is the only witness. For fear of losing her job, she says nothing. Meanwhile, 12-year-old Wen, one of ...
Plot: hotel room, 15 year old, swimming pool, police inspector, witness, beach, teenager, cigarette smoking, medical examination, school, statue, schoolgirl ...
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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50 to 1 (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A misfit group of New Mexico cowboys find themselves on the journey of a lifetime when they learn their crooked-footed racehorse qualifies to run in the Kentucky Derby. Based on the true story of Mine That Bird, the cowboys must overcome impossible ...
Style: uplifting, realistic, touching, feel good, captivating ...
Plot: horse race, horse, against the odds, sport, rivalry, chases and races, hopes, ambition, contests and competitions, underdog, fish out of water, animal training ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Noura's Dream (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Tunisia, Belgium, France, Qatar, Netherlands
Duration: 92 min.
Story: With her abusive husband in jail and a coveted divorce pending, hardworking Noura can almost grasp a happy, new life with lover Lassaad — but when the best-laid plans are upended, Noura must tap her unshakable will to fulfill her dream.
Plot: prison visit, adultery, interrogation, assault, hospital, police, male rape, prison, husband wife relationship, female protagonist, female director, labor ...
Place: north africa, tunisia
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Nabbie's Love (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The film tells the story of a small community on a small island in Okinawa, Japan. Especially it focusses on the story of a grandma named Nabbie, but although it's her story told in the film's centre there are some young people, the ...
Plot: first love, family curse, senior citizen, folk music, countryside, exile
Place: okinawa japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Zinat (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: Iran
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The conflict felt by a modern Iranian woman as she is forced to choose between her career and the traditional obligations of a housewife are examined in this drama. Until she married Hamed, Zinat worked in a public health clinic in a small Iranian ...
Plot: women's rights, father son relationship, iranian, marriage, marriage engagement, father in law daughter in law relationship, mother in law daughter in law relationship, small town, tradition, husband wife relationship, engagement, public health ...
Place: iran
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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The Visitor (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland, Estonia, Germany, UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A young boy lives with his mother on a farm surrounded by deep forest in the remote wilds of the Finnish countryside. From time to time, the boy visits his father - a man of great violence - in prison. Locked in the stable is an unruly horse, the ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, suspense, gloomy, tense ...
Audience: student film
Plot: childhood, countryside, farm, parents and children, stranger, mute, boy, mysterious character, life turned upside down, family relations, jail cell, child's point of view ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: finland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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7 Women (1966)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In a mission in China in 1935, Agatha Andrews is a rigid missionary beset by Mongolian bandits led by Warlord chief Tunga Khan. With her are her assistant Jane Argent, staff members Emma Clark, Miss Russell and Miss Binns, head of the British ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: missionary, warlord, doctor, mission, religions or cults, rivalry, society, danger, power relations, life is a bitch, faith, female doctor ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1930s, 1960s, 60s
Place: china, asia, mongolia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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After My Death (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 113 min.
Story: When a school girl disappears, suicide is suspected, and one of her classmates is suspected of having goaded her into it.
Plot: high school student, innocent, missing person, school, flashback, mute girl, tent, river, video surveillance, suicide attempt, lesbian, classroom ...
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32%