Movies like Transit 

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Transit  (2018)
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Transit  (2018)
Original name: Transit
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The German troops are just outside Paris. Georg escapes to Marseille at the last moment. His luggage contains the legacy of a writer named Weidel, who took his own life out of fear of persecution. This legacy comprises a manuscript, some letters and the Mexican Embassy’s assurance of a visa. Only those who can prove that they will leave are allowed in this port town, and this means you need an entry permit from a potential host country. Assuming the identity of Weidel, Georg tries to obtain one of the few scarce passages on a ship.
Plot: identity, love, hotel, death, suicide, train, singing, song, doctor, boat, on the run, deaf, deaf mute, mute, letter, sign language, asthma, bureaucracy, amusement park, fake identity, stowaway, train ride, blood, bathroom, police ...
Place: marseille, paris france

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Most similar movies to Transit 

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and psychological films with plots about death, cigarette smoking, train, suicide, love, police and doctor mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Transit : Centaur (2017), Barbara (2012), In the Aisles (2018), Fly Away Solo (2015), Stop Train 349 (1963). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Centaur (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Kyrgyzstan, Netherlands, Germany, France
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, husband wife relationship, doctor, cigarette smoking, horse riding, tradition, shot in the back, female doctor, sign language, muslim, interrogation, widow ...
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95%
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Barbara (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 105 min.
Story: It is the summer of 1980 in East Germany and, alone, Barbara is confined to living and working as a doctor in a small provincial town - her punishment for attempting to emigrate to the West. She has only one focus; to escape and for this, she has to ...
Style: tense, realistic, gloomy, psychological, sincere ...
Plot: german, iron curtain, doctor, fascism, small town, who to trust, lovers apart, power relations, confined, doctors and patients, life is a bitch, secret service ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1980
Place: germany, east germany, german democratic republic, europe, gdr ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
In the Aisles (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 125 min.
Story: After losing his brick laying job, Christian begins to work at a supermarket.
Plot: funeral, birthday, candle, tattoo, suicide, cemetery, bus, taking a bath, billiards, vomiting, forklift, fireworks ...
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77%
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Fly Away Solo (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: India, France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Four lives intersect along the Ganges: a low caste boy in hopeless love, a daughter ridden with guilt of a sexual encounter ending in a tragedy, a hapless father with fading morality, and a spirited child yearning for a family, long to escape the ...
Plot: love, guilt, caste system, small town, orphan, magician, kiss, father daughter relationship, underwater scene, interrupted sex, bet, ring ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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Stop Train 349 (1963)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Roaring across the danger zone of europe...A sealed international express, with a human cargo that can explode a continent!
Plot: cold war, train, border, refugee, train ride, iron curtain, stowaway, manhunt
Place: east germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Ghosts (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Nina, an end-of-teenage orphan with mental problems, starts a new job as a garden cleaner when she meets Toni. They fell in love with each other, but soon Toni starts betraying Nina. In the meantime, Francoise is picked up at a psychic department of ...
Plot: friendship, french, identity, diary, lgbt, children's home, unsociability, casting, lesbian interest, lesbian kiss, security camera, loss of son
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Sophia Antipolis (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Sophia Antipolis: a technopole on the French Riviera, a place where dreams should come true. But fear and despair lurk beneath the surface. Under a deceitful sun, five lives map out the haunting story of a young woman: Sophia.
Plot: boat, bare breasts, hotel, newspaper, candle, fire, death, breaking and entering, feather, doctor, night, hypnosis ...
Place: south of france, french riviera
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
God Does Not Believe in Us Anymore (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: Austria, Switzerland, West Germany
Duration: 109 min.
Story: After his father is murdered by the Nazis in 1938, a young Viennese Jew named Ferry Tobler flees to Prague, where he joins forces with another expatriate and a sympathetic Czech relief worker. Together with other Jewish refugees, the three make ...
Style: national socialism, pre war
Plot: rabbi, death of father, suicide, jewish, internment camp, czech abroad, fascism, exile, ss, holocaust, nazi germany, leg wound ...
Time: year 1940, year 1938
Place: paris france, marseille, prague
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Universal Signs (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: After the death of his fiancée's daughter while in his care, a deaf man shuts himself off from the world. Haunted by memories, it is only through new friendship that he can learn to forgive, love, and reconnect.
Plot: transformation, train, death, friendship, university, umbrella, spirit, sign language, redemption, rain, shower, love ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Infinity (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 206 min.
Story: To dispel his obsession with death, Prokhorov decides to travel, with no luggage and no destination. He finds himself in the little town where he grew up, but finds no solace there because he has to face death.
Plot: singing, rain, love, army, old man, guitar, river, doctor, song, boy, baby, dog ...
Time: 1990s, 19th century, turn of the century, 20th century
Place: soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
I've Loved You So Long (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A woman struggles to interact with her family and find her place in society after spending fifteen years in prison.
Style: emotional, touching, psychological, realistic, serious ...
Plot: redemption, prison, job seeking, ex convict, loss of son, death, physician, release from prison, nightclub, doctor, campfire, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Frost (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 270 min.
Story: Time of darkness. Time of fire kindled against cold and fear. During the Holy Night, the seven year old Micha has to escape with his young mother Marianne from the violence of his drunken father... During their one week odyssey through frozen ...
Style: road movie
Plot: christmas, apartment building, domestic violence, drunk, amusement park, cigarette smoking, dancing, bar, crying, telephone call, new year, night ...
Place: east germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Last Face (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Miguel, a heroic Spanish doctor, puts himself in harm's way to deliver medical treatment to the victims of military uprisings in Africa.
Plot: doctor, civil war, airplane, refugee camp, shooting, pregnant woman, orchestra, pregnant, helicopter, wound, intestines, shot in the head ...
Time: year 1982, year 2003
Place: paraguay, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Valley of Love (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A story of two famous actors who used to be a couple. They reunite after the son's death and receive a letter asking them to visit five places at Death Valley, which will make the son reappear.
Plot: cigarette smoking, restaurant, fear, promise, dog, kiss, motel, hotel, death, death valley, reading a letter aloud, separated parents ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Fire That Burns (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Two boys in their early teens in a strictly-run pre-WWII Catholic School form a firm friendship which is troubled by an abbot who is obsessed with the younger of the students.
Plot: catholic, child abuse, suffering, catholic church, religion, 16 year old, coming of age, christian, piano, homosexual, classroom, gay ...
Time: 1930s, pre world war two
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Father of My Children (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Germany, Belgium
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Gregoire Canvel has everything a man could want: a wife he loves, three delightful children and his dream job - he is a film producer. Discovering talented filmmakers and developing films that fit his conception of the cinema, free and true to life, ...
Style: realistic, touching, sentimental, captivating, emotional ...
Plot: filmmaking, family in crisis, couple relations, artists and showbiz, unfulfillment, jazz, family relations, family life, family problems, life is a bitch, showbiz, mother daughter relationship ...
Place: europe, france, italy, sweden, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Meetings of Anna (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium, West Germany
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Anna is a film director whose job takes her all over western Europe. In each place she either already has some intimate connection, or readily makes one. People seem drawn to her, but inevitably insist on sharing their inmost secrets and discontents ...
Style: realistic, sincere, serious, talky, psychological ...
Plot: hotel, train, unfulfillment, couple relations, couples, estrangement, battle of the sexes, on the road, family relations, friends, bisexual, frustration ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, germany, brussels, france, belgium ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Our Struggles (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium, France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: While Olivier, a 39 year-old foreman gives his job everything he’s got, Laura, his wife and the mother of their two children, abandons the family home, leaving Olivier alone to face his responsibilities. Lost and completely thrown, Olivier is ...
Plot: children, train station, police officer, postcard, death, funeral, train, grandmother, employee, lie, christmas tree, doctor ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Keys to the House (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, Germany, France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Meeting his handicapped son for the first time, a young father attempts to forge a relationship with the teenager.
Style: serious, psychological, gloomy, touching, realistic ...
Plot: hospital, human nature, disability, teenage life, family problems, family in crisis, parents and children, hopes, family reunited, single parent, reunion, self discovery ...
Time: contemporary
Place: germany, europe, italy, milan italy, berlin germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Ploy (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Thailand
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A husband and wife are locked inside a single hotel room with a stranger named Ploy. Subtle suspicions build up to jealousy as the young woman triggers devastating consequences for the couple.
Style: erotic, psychological, mind bending, sexual, serious ...
Plot: hotel, cigarette smoking, song, chambermaid, dream, depression, pillow, sex, bathroom, jealousy, hotel room, jealous spouse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Jerichow (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The Turkish diaspora in Germany proves the catalyst for this noir-flavored drama concerning the unlikely friendship between a veteran of the Afghan-Soviet war and a middle-aged Turk in need of a helping hand.
Style: serious, gloomy, touching, realistic, tense ...
Plot: love triangle, infidelity, forbidden love, social misfits, dangerous attraction, crimes, immigrants, love and romance, couple relations, life is a bitch, estrangement, power relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, europe
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44%
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Eva & Leon (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 72 min.
Story: A privileged woman and an orphan boy meet and somehow become friends.
Plot: neighbor, runaway child, piano, letter, woman with glasses, orphan, neighbor neighbor relationship, break up, photograph, disguise, cafe, train ...
Place: rome italy, paris france
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42%
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Eternity (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The story of the women and relationships that define a family across a century.
Plot: baby, flashback, marriage, mother daughter relationship, wedding, kiss, taking a photograph, little girl, death of daughter, pregnant woman, pregnant, baby bottle ...
Time: 20th century, 19th century
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Landscape in the Mist (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: Greece, France, Italy
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Road movie about two children searching for their father who is supposed to live in Germany. Their obsession for this father figure will take them to the boundaries between childhood and adolescence.
Style: serious, realistic, rough, touching
Plot: soldier, bus, on the road, life is a bitch, siblings relations, youth, family relations, human nature, greek, sexual abuse, border, rehearsal ...
Time: 80s
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
120 Beats Per Minute (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Paris, in the early 1990s: a group of young activists is desperately tied to finding the cure against an unknown lethal disease. They target the pharmaceutical labs that are retaining potential cures, and multiply direct actions, with the hope of ...
Plot: gay love, laboratory, gay, aids, gay club, gay kiss, cure, lgbt, gay pride, tv news, classroom, sea ...
Time: 1990s
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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The Midwife (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Claire is a midwife and has devoted her life to others. At a moment when she is preoccupied by the imminent closure of the maternity clinic where she works, her life is further turned upside down when Béatrice, her father's former mistress, ...
Plot: chemotherapy, cancer, illness, doctor, hospital room, hospital, breast feeding, name calling, bee, debt, asking for forgiveness, unemployment ...
Place: medical school, paris france, arc de triomphe paris
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Weather Inside (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A luxury hotel in a conflict zone. Development aid worker Dorothea begins an affair with a young drifter, Alec, but what starts as sweet distraction brings her dangerously close to losing control.
Plot: war, hotel, love, cocaine, refugee, refugee camp, loyalty, kissing, vomiting, sex scene, bribery, scolding ...
Place: middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Yumechiyo's Diary (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Yumechiyo, a geisha house madam recently diagnosed with a terminal illness, yearns to do something constructive with the little time she has left. Through her responsibility lies in taking care of her girls, she finds purpose in providing a man ...
Plot: accidental death, accidental killing, skiing, suicide, death, police, death of father, train, resort, witness, murder, love ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Black Stone (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea, France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: While his parents are toiling away in a food processing plant in Seoul, Shon Sun is drafted in the army. But being prey to abuse, he deserts. Back in Seoul he finds out his parents have disappeared. Intent on finding them, he embarks on a journey ...
Style: surreal
Plot: factory, gas mask, night, singing, shower, murder, death, employer employee relationship, rape, vomiting, gay, loss of mother ...
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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After My Death (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 131 min.
Story: When a school girl disappears, suicide is suspected, and one of her classmates is suspected of having goaded her into it.
Plot: school, missing, river, toilet, bridge, tunnel, classroom, video surveillance, mute girl, suicide attempt, restaurant, flashback ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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