Movies like Transit 

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Transit  (2018)
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Transit  (2018)
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, consulate, welding, deaf mute, mute, stolen identity, deaf, hiding, asthma, amusement park, sign language, boat, fake identity, letter, taxi, suicide, hotel room, candle, hotel, train, police, bathroom, love, singing, death ...
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 emotional films with plots about death, cigarette smoking, suicide, doctor, kiss, train and hotel mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Transit : Ghosts (2005), In the Aisles (2018), Barbara (2012), Twiggy (2011), Centaur (2017). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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: unsociability, children's home, identity, french, diary, security camera, friendship, lesbian interest, lgbt, casting, lesbian kiss
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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: forklift, billiards, taking a bath, jigsaw puzzle, fireworks, supermarket, ex convict, bus, christmas, funeral, birthday, candle ...
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77%
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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, serious, gloomy, sincere ...
Plot: german, doctor, iron curtain, small town, fascism, doctors and patients, visa, lover, confined, society, power relations, life is a bitch ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1980
Place: germany, east germany, gdr, northern germany, europe ...
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74%
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Twiggy (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Sarah seems to have the world at her feet. She's young, bright, pretty, free spirited yet hard working, with a real passion for life. Then, in just one day, she loses her job, is told she will have to move out of her apartment, and discovers ...
Plot: pregnancy, unwanted pregnancy, medical examination, art exhibition, child abandonment, museum, loss of job, motherhood, unplanned pregnancy, studying
Place: marseille
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73%
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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, sign language, female doctor, widow, bridge, thief, muslim, shot in the back, deaf mute, video surveillance, deaf, shaving head ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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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: gloomy, serious, realistic, tense, touching ...
Plot: love triangle, infidelity, immigrants, couple relations, couples, power relations, social misfits, boss and employee, dangerous attraction, forbidden love, looking for love, woman in danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, europe
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57%
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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, caste system, guilt, small town, blackmail, train, father daughter relationship, police, death, kiss, interlinked stories, interrupted sex ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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: cocaine, refugee, hotel, love, war, refugee camp, male bonding, drinking, gift, party, dancing, scolding ...
Place: middle east
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52%
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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: university, friendship, love, shower, death, rain, umbrella, train, spirit, redemption, transformation, sign language ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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, realistic, serious, touching, captivating ...
Plot: redemption, prison, nightclub, release from prison, campfire, physician, death, doctor, job seeking, loss of son, ex convict, starting over ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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, consulate, czech abroad, internment camp, refugee, border crossing, visa, passport, anti semitism, suicide, german, orphan ...
Time: year 1938, year 1940
Place: paris france, marseille, prague
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43%
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: surgery, boat, night, classroom, newspaper, fire, death, doctor, teenage girl, hotel, candle, bare breasts ...
Place: french riviera, south of france
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Poll Diaries (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, Austria, Estonia
Duration: 129 min.
Story: In 1914 on a family estate, Oda helps a wounded anarchist, and as their illicit friendship deepens, a family turmoil erupts as the war closes in.
Style: serious, atmospheric, realistic, captivating, tense
Plot: human nature, moral dilemma, parents and children, estate, dysfunctional family, coming of age, family life, youth, family problems, family relations, mad scientist, obsession ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: estonia, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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, female nudity, war zone, child suicide, caesarean birth, humanitarian, pregnant woman, pregnant, refugee camp, shooting, hiv ...
Time: year 2003, year 1982
Place: africa, paraguay
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42%
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Kanak Attack (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 86 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: brothel, identity crisis, dual identity, identity, drugs, brother brother relationship, criminal, pimp, firearm, kill, prostitute, shot to death
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The State I Am In (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 106 min.
Story: With 1970s Germany in the background, this film depicts the story of a family from the “R.A.F. Terrorist” group and their search for a normal life and their inner self.
Style: gloomy, serious, realistic, sentimental, sincere
Plot: chases and races, raf, coming of age, fugitives, puberty, parent child relationship, surfer, underground, unsociability, becoming an adult, parents and children, teenage love ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: germany, portugal, europe, brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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, stowaway, train ride, iron curtain, manhunt, refugee
Place: east germany
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37%
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: death valley, vomiting, desert, suicide, vegetarian, heat, death of son, suicide attempt, motel, swimming pool, death, hotel ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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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, boys' choir, piano, homosexual, soccer, perfume, cane, teacher student relationship, gossip, gay, church ...
Time: pre world war two, 1930s
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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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: serious, atmospheric, sexual, realistic, mind bending ...
Plot: hotel, pillow, chambermaid, dream, depression, jealousy, hotel room, sex, cigarette smoking, song, bathroom, crumbling marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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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: hospital, illness, doctor, chemotherapy, hospital room, cancer, midwife, elevator, mother daughter relationship, vacuum cleaner, vodka, shower ...
Place: medical school, arc de triomphe paris, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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 900
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: pregnant woman, loss of daughter, playing guitar, arranged marriage, birth, taking a photograph, baby, little girl, death of daughter, funeral, female protagonist, death ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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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: mother, water, guitar, river, new year's eve, religion, army, old man, russian history, doppelganger, dance, jacket ...
Time: turn of the century, 1990s, 19th century, 20th century
Place: soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Parisienne (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 119 min.
Story: The new film from Lebanese director Danielle Arbid follows a young Arab immigrant in Paris, whose encounters with three men reveal different facets of her new country, and of herself.
Plot: love, country, romance, family, court hearing, student, university, kiss, teenage girl, infidelity, drugs, courtroom ...
Time: 1990s
Place: lebanon, paris france
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33%
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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: bare breasts, eyeglasses, boy, train, cafe, disguise, neighbor, cigarette smoking, police, photograph, break up, neighbor neighbor relationship ...
Place: rome italy, paris france
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32%
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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, drunk, domestic violence, apartment building, sleeping, church, amusement park, night, hotel room, violence, fire, train ...
Place: east germany
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32%
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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: gas mask, insect, sex scene, suicide, hospital, death of mother, vomiting, biracial, adopted son, anal sex, factory, night ...
Place: korea
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31%
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: serious, emotional, realistic, sentimental, touching ...
Plot: filmmaking, jazz, family in crisis, artists and showbiz, unfulfillment, family problems, family relations, couple relations, family life, showbiz, life is a bitch, dinner ...
Place: europe, france, sweden, paris france, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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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: postcard, grandmother, employee, train station, police officer, children, suicide, train, funeral, doctor, death, christmas tree ...
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29%
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, touching, realistic, emotional ...
Plot: human nature, hospital, redemption, parents and children, estrangement, hopes, family relations, self discovery, haunted by the past, disability, misfit, family problems ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, germany, italy, norway, berlin germany ...
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29%