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, deaf, mute, letter, sign language, asthma, amusement park, fake identity, train ride, blood, bathroom, police, candle, hotel room, taxi, refugee ...
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, train, love and kiss mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Transit : Centaur (2017), Ghosts (2005), Barbara (2012), In the Aisles (2018), Fly Away Solo (2015). 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, female doctor, muslim, goose, deaf, haircut, shaving head, mute, police, singing, thief, bridge ...
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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, children's home, unsociability, lesbian interest, french, diary, security camera, casting, lgbt, identity, lesbian kiss, loss of son
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83%
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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, german democratic republic, northern germany, gdr ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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: ex convict, fireworks, supermarket, fish, cemetery, vomiting, suicide, tattoo, birthday, funeral, forklift, billiards ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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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, orphan, police officer, underwater scene, magician, interrupted sex, bet, interlinked stories ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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: sign language, redemption, spirit, transformation, love, train, rain, death, shower, university, friendship, umbrella ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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: breaking and entering, bus, newspaper, death, bare breasts, fire, hotel, candle, surgery, classroom, feather, plastic surgery ...
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, police, german, passport, orphan, ss, nazi germany, holocaust, fascism, exile, leg wound ...
Time: year 1940, year 1938
Place: paris france, prague, marseille
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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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, refugee camp, love, hotel, war, dinner, vandalism, male bonding, dancing, party, bribery ...
Place: middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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, helicopter, shot in the head, suicide, concert, shooting, refugee camp, love, death, intestines ...
Time: year 2003, year 1982
Place: paraguay, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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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: new year's eve, religion, old man, army, time, doppelganger, baby, song, boy, dog, doctor, death ...
Time: 1990s, 20th century, 19th century, turn of the century
Place: soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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, campfire, release from prison, physician, nightclub, doctor, death, job seeking, loss of son, ex convict, starting over ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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, desert, vomiting, death of son, restaurant, motel, death, suicide, swimming pool, heat, suicide attempt, vegetarian ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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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, drunk, domestic violence, cigarette smoking, telephone call, bar, dancing, crying, sleeping, church, night ...
Place: east germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 7.0
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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
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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, telephone call, lie, student, typewriter, kiss, singer, pen, prayer, blood, teacher ...
Time: 1930s, pre world war two
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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, iron curtain, train ride, border, stowaway, refugee, manhunt
Place: east germany
⇓ 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, touching, realistic, emotional ...
Plot: hospital, human nature, redemption, parents and children, estrangement, hopes, family relations, self discovery, haunted by the past, disability, misfit, family problems ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, germany, italy, berlin germany, milan italy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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: suicide, labor union, postcard, train station, police officer, children, missing wife, grandmother, employee, lie, doctor, cigarette smoking ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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: emotional, serious, 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, movie studio ...
Place: europe, france, italy, sweden, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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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, medical examination, unwanted pregnancy, art exhibition, child abandonment, unplanned pregnancy, motherhood, studying, museum, loss of job
Place: marseille
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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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: atmospheric, serious, realistic, sexual, mind bending ...
Plot: hotel, jealousy, cigarette smoking, song, chambermaid, depression, sex, hotel room, bathroom, pillow, dream, strong sexual content ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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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: eyeglasses, boy, runaway child, disguise, bare breasts, train, police, cafe, neighbor, cigarette smoking, woman with glasses, police officer ...
Place: rome italy, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
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: arranged marriage, birth, loss of daughter, church, guitar, loss of son, fiancee, guitar playing, mirror, pregnant woman, baby, marriage ...
Time: 20th century, 19th century
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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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: cancer, chemotherapy, illness, doctor, hospital room, hospital, midwife, massage, suicide, real estate agent, flashlight, taxi ...
Place: medical school, arc de triomphe paris, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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: secret, hot spring, cancer, geisha, spa, suicide, arrest, terminal illness, bridge, son murders father, actor, river ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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, aids, laboratory, gay love, cure, gay club, lgbt, ejaculation, euthanasia, gay sex, gay pride, hiv positive ...
Time: 1990s
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.2
 41
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: father son relationship, humiliation, blood, cigarette smoking, crying, hiv aids, gas mask, factory, night, eating, military, adopted son ...
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Treat Me Like Fire (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Revolves around the relationship between a gambling addict and a young woman who falls madly in love with him and will stop at nothing to win his heart.
Plot: gambling, telephone call, restaurant, kiss, marriage proposal, blood, sex scene, addiction, debt, bare breasts, birthday, love ...
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Bless the Woman (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Tiny Soviet village by the sea, in the years before the Second World War... A very young girl, Vera, falls madly in love with an older military officer who is visiting from out of town. She leaves her home and family to live with him in various ...
Plot: widow, smoking, hospital, death of mother, movie theatre, bouquet, military officer, actress, pregnancy, cat, male female relationship, underground ...
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%