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Heimat 2: A Chronicle of a Generation (1992)
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Heimat 2: A Chronicle of a Generation (1992)
Original name: Die zweite Heimat
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Germany, UK, Spain, Sweden, France, Norway, Finland, Austria, Australia
Duration: 1416 min.
TV show
Story: The movie consist of 13 separate episodes each handling a period between 1960 and 1970. It tells the story of a group of people in Munich (mostly music and film students). The movie tells a story in many different levels about love, friendship, misfortune, loss, art, politics, history with important historic events of the decennium in the background.
Style: psychedelic, avant garde, semi autobiographical
Plot: terrorist, fictional biography, love, painter, musician, first love, youth, holocaust, jewish, friendship, sex scene, art, politics, suicide, unrequited love, terrorism, divorce, cold war, poet, song, composer, singer, illusion, communism, marriage ...
Place: venice, munich germany, west berlin west germany, east germany, west germany

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, captivating and suspenseful films and TV series with plots about politics, society, friendship, state affairs, family relations, love and romance and terrorism mostly in Drama, History and Romance genres. Some movies like Heimat 2: A Chronicle of a Generation: The Weissensee Saga (2010), Activists (2019), The Path to 9/11 (2006), Cambridge Spies (2003), October 1970 (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Heimat II: A Chronicle of a Generation (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, UK, Spain, Sweden, France, Norway, Finland, Austria, Denmark, Australia
Duration: 532 min.
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Story: The movie consist of 13 separate episodes each handling a period between 1960 and 1970. The length of these periods varies from one day to some years. It tells the story of a group of people in Munich (mostly music and film students). Every episode ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, contemplative, epic ...
Plot: youth, friendship, idealism, urban, couple relations, fall in love, city life, introspection, coming of age, buddies, musician's life, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 70s, 1960s
Place: germany, europe, west germany, west berlin west germany, venice ...
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Heimat 3: A Chronicle of Endings and Beginnings (2004)
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Country: Germany, UK
Duration: 689 min.
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Story: Heimat 3 is the third cycle of Edgar Reitz's monumental Heimat series, which premiered at the 2004 Venice Film Festival. The third Heimat completes the trilogy and brings together particularly the settings of Heimat 1. It follows the new ...
Style: serious, realistic, sincere, sentimental, atmospheric ...
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Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s
Place: germany, europe
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The Weissensee Saga (2010)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Germany
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Weissensee is a German television series. The series is set in East Berlin in 1980 and 1987 and follows two families.
Style: poignant, serious, compassionate, realistic, touching ...
Plot: stasi, berlin wall, communism, forbidden love, parents and children, prejudice, adolescence, family feud, social differences, star crossed lovers, first love, dysfunctional family ...
Time: 80s
Place: east germany, east berlin, german democratic republic, germany, berlin germany
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Activists (2019)
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Country: Finland
Duration: 154 min.
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Duration: 480 min.
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