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The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society (2018)
 7.4
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The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society (2018)
Original name: The Guernsey Literary & Potato Peel Pie Society
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, romantic, touching, uplifting
Plot: nazi occupation, friendship, island, letter, reading a book, female writer, fiance fiancee relationship, world war two, love, nazi, writers, book, hunger, flashback, strong female character, german soldier, marriage proposal, based on a novel, pregnant woman, pig, flowers, german occupation, typewriter, unwed mother, forced labor ...
Time: 1940s, year 1941, year 1946
Place: london

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and emotional films with plots about world war two, love, friendship, romance, storytelling, betrayal and death mostly in Drama, Romance and War genres. Some movies like The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society: This Beautiful Fantastic (2016), The Age of Adaline (2015), Suite Fran?aise (2014), The Exception (2016), 45 Years (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
This Beautiful Fantastic (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 100 min.
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Style: feel good, captivating, humorous, touching, sentimental
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The Age of Adaline (2015)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 112 min.
Story: After 29-year-old Adaline recovers from a nearly lethal accident, she inexplicably stops growing older. As the years stretch on and on, Adaline keeps her secret to herself until she meets a man who changes her life.
Style: romantic, touching, emotional, dramatic, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
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Suite Fran?aise (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: UK, France, Canada, Belgium, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: France, 1940. In the first days of occupation, beautiful Lucile Angellier is trapped in a stifled existence with her controlling mother-in-law as they both await news of her husband: a prisoner of war. Parisian refugees start to pour into their ...
Style: captivating, realistic, emotional, serious, romantic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: forbidden love, world war two, nazi occupation, love and romance, german soldier, war, fall in love, german officer, military, adultery, soldier, nazi occupied france ...
Time: 40s, 1940s, 20th century, year 1940, 18th century
Place: france, europe, germany, paris france, england ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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 6.8
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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, exciting, suspenseful, tense
Plot: nazi occupation, jewish, german soldier, german, love, military, spy, bodyguard, investigation, conspiracy, gestapo, threat ...
Time: 1940s, 1920s, year 1940
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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45 Years (2015)
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Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: There is just one week until Kate Mercer's 45th wedding anniversary and the planning for the party is going well. But then a letter arrives for her husband. The body of his first love has been discovered, frozen and preserved in the icy ...
Style: psychological, touching, art house, melancholic, realistic ...
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Place: england, usa, switzerland, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.6
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The Choice (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Travis and Gabby first meet as neighbors in a small coastal town and wind up in a relationship that is tested by life's most defining events.
Style: emotional, romantic, touching, sentimental, serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick, teens
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Place: usa, north carolina, south carolina
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The Midwife (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Finland
Duration: 119 min.
Story: 'The Midwife' (fin.'Kätilö') is a romance-drama set during WWII in Finland’s Lapland province, a major European battle ground of the war. Based on Katja Kettu’s bestselling novel, 'The Midwife' turns on the love ...
Style: romantic, suspense, suspenseful, touching, disturbing
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Place: norway, finland
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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, sentimental, romantic, captivating, non-linear
Plot: love, emigrant, jewish, love and romance, multiple storylines, friendship, flashback, tree, manuscript, translation, novel, brooklyn new york city ...
Time: 1930s, year 2006
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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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, nazi, grandfather granddaughter relationship, french girl, world war two, french resistance, pianist, female protagonist, german occupation, piano, orphan, cousin ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Love in the Time of Cholera (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Mexico, UK
Duration: 139 min.
Story: In Colombia just after the Great War, an old man falls from a ladder; dying, he professes great love for his wife. After the funeral, a man calls on the widow - she dismisses him angrily. Flash back more than 50 years to the day Florentino Ariza, a ...
Style: psychological, serious, sentimental, atmospheric, realistic ...
Plot: letter, impossible love, love triangle, diary, funeral, romance, virginity, looking for love, power of love, love and romance, love affair, love letter ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, 1900s, 1890s, turn of the century ...
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The Light Between Oceans (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, New Zealand, USA, India, Australia
Duration: 133 min.
Story: A lighthouse keeper and his wife living off the coast of Western Australia raise a baby they rescue from an adrift rowboat.
Style: melancholic, touching, compassionate, realistic, heartbreaking ...
Plot: lighthouse, love, isolation, ocean or sea, miscarriage, moral dilemma, missing child, island, lost child, childless couple, mother love, trying to get pregnant ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 20s, year 1918
Place: australia
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 6.5
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Strayed (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: France, UK
Duration: 95 min.
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Style: sincere, touching, serious, suspenseful, tense ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
The Land Girls (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: UK, France
Duration: 111 min.
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Audience: girls' night, chick flick
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Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In 1941 America Kay and her husband are happy enough until he enlists after Pearl Harbor. Against his wishes, his wife takes a job at the local aircraft plant where she meets Hazel, the singer from across the way the two soon become firm friends and ...
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Frankie Starlight (1995)
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Duration: 101 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Every Time We Say Goodbye (1986)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
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Style: touching, sentimental, realistic, serious
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⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
Leon Morin, Priest (1961)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 117 min.
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Plot: clergy, self discovery, unfulfilled love, religions or cults, introspection, infatuation, seduction, world war two, church, atheist, society, cause and meaning ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 40s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Charlotte Gray (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller, War
Country: UK, Australia, Germany
Duration: 121 min.
Story: This is a drama set in Nazi-occupied France at the height of World War II. Charlotte Gray tells the compelling story of a young Scottish woman working with the French Resistance in the hope of rescuing her lover, a missing RAF pilot. Based on the ...
Style: captivating, sentimental, sexy, realistic, romantic ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The English Patient (1996)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 162 min.
Story: In the 1930s, Count Almásy is a Hungarian map maker employed by the Royal Geographical Society to chart the vast expanses of the Sahara Desert along with several other prominent explorers. As World War II unfolds, Almásy enters into a world of ...
Style: emotional, romantic, sentimental, erotic, captivating ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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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: partisan, world war two, german, storytelling, soldier, flashback, german soldier, writers, revolutionary, pacifist, revolution, memory ...
Place: spain
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A Love to Hide (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A young Jewish girl, Sarah, is looking to escape the clutches of the Third Reich after seeing her parents and sister brutally slain by a smuggler who betrayed them while attempting to escape to England. Terrified, she is sheltered by her childhood ...
Style: serious, emotional, sincere, touching, gloomy ...
Plot: gay, holocaust, anti semitism, life is a bitch, wartime life, social relations, hidden identity, traitor, betrayal, childhood friend, cruelty, survival ...
Time: 40s, 1940s
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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: realistic, biting, serious, contemplative, uplifting ...
Plot: world war two, war crime, presumed dead, hidden identity, haunted by the past, disorder, government agency, writer's life, human spirit, hopes, starting over, anti war ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s, 60s, 40s, 30s ...
Place: germany, new york, europe, usa, israel ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
Soldier of Orange (1977)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller, War
Country: Netherlands, Belgium
Duration: 155 min.
Story: This film depicts World War II through the eyes of several Dutch students. It follows them through the beginning of the war, the Nazi occupation and the liberation.
Style: stylized, realistic, tense, serious, disturbing ...
Plot: world war two, nazi occupation, betrayal, espionage, occupation, escape attempt, queen, resistance, war, german, friendship, vengeance ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 1930s, 80s
Place: europe, netherlands, london, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
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Fateless (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Hungary, Germany, UK, Israel, France, USA
Duration: 140 min.
Story: An Hungarian youth comes of age at Buchenwald during World War II. György Köves is 14, the son of a merchant who's sent to a forced labor camp. After his father's departure, György gets a job at a brickyard; his bus is stopped and its ...
Style: sincere, serious, disturbing, emotional, realistic ...
Plot: holocaust, concentration camp, world war two, survival, life is a bitch, confined, estrangement, destiny, youth, self discovery, danger, bus ...
Time: 1940s
Place: hungary, europe, poland, budapest hungary, slovakia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
Head in the Clouds (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 121 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, captivating, sentimental, romantic, erotic ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: love triangle, sexual relations, world war two, false accusation, soldier, romance, lesbian, love and romance, war, fall in love, couple relations, infidelity ...
Time: 1920s, 20s, 1930s, 1940s, 40s ...
Place: paris france, europe, spain, france, england ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
 7.5
 4K
King Rat (1965)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: When Singapore surrendered to the Japanese in 1942 the Allied POWs, mostly British but including a few Americans, were incarcerated in Changi prison. This was a POW detention center like no other. There were no walls or barbed-wire fences for the ...
Style: bleak, realistic, rough, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: world war two, pow, prison life, survival, prison, friendship, war, escapades, confined, human spirit, escape, behind enemy lines ...
Time: year 1945, 1940s
Place: singapore, japan, asia, poland, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
 6.6
 1K
Free Men (2011)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In Paris during WWII, an Algerian immigrant is inspired to join the resistance by his unexpected friendship with a Jewish man. Based on not very known facts about the Muslim community in Paris during WWII, when the Paris Mosque and its dynamic ...
Style: serious, touching, sincere, realistic
Plot: friendship, resistance, german occupation, idealism, rebellion, fighting the system, moral dilemma, human spirit, against humanity, life is a bitch, anti semitism, hopes ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, year 1942, year 1944
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
The Night Watch (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Set against the turbulent backdrop of London in the 1940s, this adaptation of Sarah Waters' bestselling novel, The Night Watch, follows four young Londoners inextricably linked by their wartime experiences. In a time when the barriers of sexual ...
Style: touching, emotional, stylized, serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love affair, sexual relations, life is a bitch, love and romance, romance, couples, wartime life, haunted by the past, war, world war two, post world war two, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century
Place: london, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
The Soul Keeper (2002)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance, War
Country: Italy, France, UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In the present days, Maria Spielrein and Fraser are in Russia making a research about the life of Sabina Spielrein. In the beginning of the Twentieth Century, this Russian girl was a patient treated by Dr. Jung and later they fall in love for each ...
Style: psychological, serious, touching, captivating, neurotic ...
Plot: nazi occupation, mental institution, mental illness, love affair, tragic hero, dysfunctional character, power relations, mentally unstable, society, doctors and patients, romance, one on one ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s, 1920s, 1900s, 20th century ...
Place: russia, europe, switzerland, zurich switzerland, moscow russia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
 7.4
 12K
The Last Metro (1980)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: France
Duration: 131 min.
Story: In occupied Paris, an actress married to a Jewish theater owner must keep him hidden from the Nazis while doing both of their jobs.
Style: thought provoking, gloomy, contemplative, touching, serious ...
Plot: world war two, jewish, theater, infidelity, hiding place, love triangle, anti semitism, society, dishonesty, couples, isolation, actor's life ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century, year 1942
Place: paris france, france, europe, germany, poland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%