Movies like The Garden of Redemption

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The Garden of Redemption (1997)
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The Garden of Redemption (1997)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A priest struggles with his religious beliefs as he sees his countrymen murdered in Nazi occupied Italy and as he becomes attracted to a woman operating in the resistance.
Plot: partisan, fascism, resistance, nazi occupation, priest, resistance movement
Time: 1940s
Place: italy

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Most similar movies to The Garden of Redemption

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, captivating and bleak films with plots about world war two, partisan, resistance, nazi occupation, nazi, fascism and soldier mostly in Drama, War and History genres. Some movies like The Garden of Redemption: Uomini e no (1980), La grande quercia (1997), Johnny the Partisan (2000), The Four Days of Naples (1962), The Liberation of Skopje (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Uomini e no (1980)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In Milan, in the winter of 1944, the ruthless Cane Nero leads the fascists against the partisans. Enne 2, one of the leading figures of the C.N.L., meets Berta, whom he loved three years ago, but Berta refuses to leave her husband for him. Enne 2 is ...
Plot: italian fascism, partisan, italian history, love, world war two, resistance, fascist, resistance movement, nazi occupation
Time: 1940s
Place: italy, milan italy, turin italy
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95%
La grande quercia (1997)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In 1943, Vincenzio and Maria take their children to his father's Tuscan farm. Vincenzio commutes to Rome where he's a physician and, in the hospital basement, prints an anti-Fascist paper. His brother is in the Resistance; his father ...
Plot: fascism, brother brother relationship, world war two, nazi occupation, resistance, family relations, truce
Time: 1940s
Place: italy, tuscany, rome italy
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86%
Johnny the Partisan (2000)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 135 min.
Story: After the 8th September 1943 north of Italy is occupied by Germans. Italian army collapsed and the soldiers are escaped to the mountains trying to set up a resistance. Many civilians did the same and Johnny, an English literature student, is among ...
Style: disturbing, suspense, exciting, bleak
Plot: resistance, resistance movement, partisan, fascism, war zone, murder, italian history, wartime life, german shepherd, truce, italian fascism, nazi occupation ...
Time: 1940s
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80%
The Four Days of Naples (1962)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The film shows the history of the Neapolitan popular revolt against the invading Germans, during the second world war. During the four days in Naples the revolt turns over in just few hours. Neapolitans slinged on rifles and guns, and they armed ...
Plot: barricade, partisan, german army, resistance, civil war, rebellion, world war two, boy, nazi soldier, italian history, resistance movement, anti nazi
Time: 1940s
Place: naples italy, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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The Liberation of Skopje (2016)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Croatia, Finland
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Eight-year-old Zoran is the hero of this story set in Skopje during the German occupation of the city in World War II. Through his eyes, we experience all the cruelty, poverty and suffering of wartime. A love affair between his Macedonian mother and ...
Style: rough, thought provoking, psychological, tense, suspense
Plot: liberation, arrest, boy, prisoner, german occupation, nazi occupation, assassination, partisan, traitor, beating, world war two, german officer ...
Time: 1940s, year 1943, year 1944
Place: europe, former yugoslavia, yugoslavia, macedonia, balkan
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Outrage (1982)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 82 min.
Story: After the end of World War II, a young partisan falls in love with a German secretary who is captured and imprisoned by partisans. He decides to free her and escape with her.
Plot: partisan, nazi occupation, boy, church, gypsy, machine gun, candle, execution, priest, falling in love, fear, nazi ...
Time: year 1944
Place: yugoslavia, former yugoslavia, serbia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
A Day for Lionhearts (1961)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 118 min.
Story: September the 8th 1943, Rome, that crucial day, the armistice, in the town many life change their way. Danilo escapes the fascist enlist, while Michele succeeded to leave his administration moving from Rome. On the way to come back Rome the two ...
Plot: partisan, commando, sabotage, world war two, friendship, train, german army, bridge, italian soldier, bomb, truce, resistance ...
Place: italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Front in the Rear of the Enemy (1982)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union, Czechoslovakia
Duration: 161 min.
Story: A final episode in the trilogy about the Russian partisan's resistance during WWII. The film is set in 1944, when Russian partisans are making progress in their fighting against the Nazi occupation of Russia, Poland and Czechoslovakia. Lt. ...
Plot: soviet army, firearm, partisan, nazi occupation, great patriotic war, world war two
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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The Boys from St. Petri (1991)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Denmark, Sweden, Norway, Finland
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A group of school-mates form a resistance group in nazi-occupied Denmark.
Plot: sabotage, world war two, resistance, teenager, high school
Time: 1940s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Man Who Will Come (2009)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A group of Italian villagers struggle to survive during a tumultuous time in 1943, debating how much assistance to give the partisans with the impending arrival of the Germans. Based on True Events.
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, atmospheric, bleak
Plot: world war two, youth, against humanity, family relations, village life, parents and children, village, life is a bitch, german army, social relations, society, mute or deaf ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, year 1944, 40s, year 1943
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Assisi Underground (1985)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: This film sheds light on the role of the Catholic Church and the people of Assisi in rescuing Italian Jews from the Nazis in 1943.
Plot: bishop, nun, friendship, nazi, monastery, jewish, stock footage, world war two, catholic church, mother superior, monk, nazi occupation
Time: 1940s
Place: italy
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35%
Little Alexander (1981)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union, East Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Story: May of 1945. Soviet soldiers conducting an operation to rescue the children in a small town in the territory of Germany.
Plot: death, hunger, post war, poverty, concentration camp
Time: 1940s
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Massacre in Rome (1973)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In the Nazi occupied city of Rome, an assault on an SS brigade draws retaliation from the military governship. "Massacre in Rome" is the true story of how this partisan attack led to the mass execution of Italian nationals under the orders ...
Style: contemplative, realistic, serious, bleak, disturbing ...
Plot: partisan, nazi occupation, world war two, hopes, soldier, heroes, military, life is a bitch, against humanity, military life, genocide, urban ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: italy, rome italy, europe
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33%
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The Fallen (2004)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA, Germany, Italy
Duration: 112 min.
Story: THE FALLEN is a three-sided story about German, Italian, and American soldiers, set in Northern Italy during the final weeks of the World War II. On the one side, a group of American supply soldiers delivers ammunition to the front line, a journey ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, rough, bleak
Plot: holocaust, soldier, survival, military life, military, against the odds, captivity, political unrest, battles, leadership, against humanity, war ...
Time: 1940s, 40s
Place: italy, europe
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32%
The Secret of Santa Vittoria (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 139 min.
Story: During World War II, Italian villagers hide their wine from the German army.
Style: humorous, captivating, exciting, light, realistic ...
Plot: world war two, holocaust, rise to the top, small town, military, fighting the system, anti semitism, war, escapades, mayor, wine, italian fascism ...
Time: 1940s, 40s
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Tenth Man (1988)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: During World War 2 the Germans arrested people at random off the streets of Paris and in retaliation to sabotage by the resistance announced the execution of one in ten prisoners. Chosen as one of the victims, lawyer Chavel trades his place with ...
Style: tense, serious, realistic, gloomy, sentimental ...
Plot: hidden identity, mysterious character, dishonesty, romance, love and romance, switching roles, fall in love, nazism, death, love triangle, love, shot in the chest ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, post world war two
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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The Ascent (1977)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Two Soviet partisans leave their starving band to get supplies from a nearby farm. The Germans have reached the farm first, so the pair must go on a journey deep into occupied territory, a voyage that will also take them deep into their souls.
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, stylized, emotional ...
Plot: world war two, cold weather, village, betrayal, partisan, graphic violence, captivity, wartime life, war, heroes, life is a bitch, atrocity ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century, year 1942
Place: ussr, soviet union, russia, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Longest Hundred Miles (1967)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: During the Japanese invasion of the Philippines, an assorted group of refugees, including an American soldier, an Army nurse, a priest and a group of local children, try to make their getaway aboard a rattletrap, creaky bus.
Plot: war hero, american soldier, submachine gun, truck, church, singing, flower, japanese soldier, jungle, grenade, guerilla warfare, escape ...
Time: year 1942, 1940s
Place: the philippines, southeast asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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The Liberation of Prague (1977)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Czechoslovakia, East Germany
Duration: 140 min.
Story: On 20th of April 1945 the Soviet army launches its attack on Berlin. The end has come for Nazi Germany and Hitler decides to commit suicide. In Prague K.H. Frank (Nazi Secretary of State and Chief of police in the Protectorate of Bohemia a Moravia) ...
Style: propaganda film
Plot: concentration camp, fascism, communist, red army, world war two, rebellion, russian soldier
Time: year 1945, 1940s
Place: prague, czechoslovakia, prague czechoslovakia
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Trial on the Road (1986)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A Russian POW joins the partisan guerrillas and proves his loyalty fighting the Nazis.
Plot: great patriotic war, nazi occupation, eastern front, stabbed with a knife, explosion, ambush, collaborator, suspicion, partisan, roadblock, collaboration, german occupation ...
Time: 1940s
Place: soviet union, ussr, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Fifth Seal (1976)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Hungary
Duration: 116 min.
Story: In Budapest in 1944, a watchmaker, a book seller and a carpenter are drinking in a bar with the owner. They are joined by a stranger who asks a hypothetical question that will change their lives.
Plot: nazi occupation, clock, crutch, moral dilemma, philosophy, shot to death, pocket watch, torture, world war two, female nudity, fascism, bombing ...
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30%
KLK an PTX – Die Rote Kapelle (1971)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: East Germany
Duration: 178 min.
Story: East German film about the history of Red Orchestra, a real life German pro-Soviet spy ring created after the rise of Hitler that turned into a resistance movement led by a leftist Nazi officer, Harro Schulze-Boysen, and Arvid Harnack.
Plot: resistance, fascism, hitler, espionage, spy, nazi, german history, resistance movement, world war two, communist, anti fascist, leftist ...
Place: berlin germany
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29%
Looking Into the Eyes of the Sun (1966)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Four partisans in the mountains and suffering from typhus are slowly destroyed.
Style: epic, light
Plot: partisan, typhus, cow, world war two, nazi, mountain, snow, blizzard
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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The Ring with a Crowned Eagle (1992)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Poland, France, UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A Polish Resistance fighter who survived the Nazi years cannot accept the new Communist power.
Plot: vodka, hospital, ring, tragic event, bar, escape, patriot, patriotism, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, controversy, refugee, intrigue ...
Time: 1940s, year 1944
Place: poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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The Cavern (1964)
Genre: War, Drama, Adventure
Country: Italy, West Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Adventure drama during WW2 in Italy where a mixed group of people get trapped inside a cave after a bomb raid. But can they co-operate? And will they survive?
Plot: world war two, underground, trapped, soldier, cave, general
Time: 1940s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Last Winter (1976)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Albania
Duration: 51 min.
Story: Germans come amid snow and winter. In the village only people remained are women, that fight until wounded partisans, sheltered in the village, will retreat deeper and snow will cover their tracks. Face to face with the Germans and their control of ...
Plot: german soldier, husband wife relationship, world war two, nazi, partisan, winter, german army, search, village, battle, family relations, battles ...
Time: 1940s
Place: albania
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
That Summer of White Roses (1989)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Yugoslavia, UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: World War II finally reaches a Yugoslavian lake, where a lifeguard shelters a refugee and her son.
Plot: world war two, nazi occupation, widow, summertime, irony, refugee, arranged marriage, coming of age, nazi officer, lifeguard, rescue from drowning, summer ...
Time: year 1944
Place: former yugoslavia, yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Sokol Did Not Love Him (1988)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The story begins in a small rural village in Ladimirevci, Eastern Croatia in 1943, where a land owner Sima is helping the Partisan Movement and the official Ustasha regime in order to save the life of his son Beneš, who is enlisted in the German ...
Plot: landowner, nazi, murder, house, world war two, tragic event, fear, cemetery, shooting, attic, court martial, village ...
Time: 1940s, year 1943, year 1944
Place: croatia, yugoslavia, balkan, former yugoslavia, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Broken Silence (2001)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Spain
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Winter, 1944. Lucía at 21 returns to her small village in the mountains. She again meets Manuel, a young iron-smith who helps "those in the mountain", the "maquis", the anti-Franco resistance. Lucía is attracted to Manual, ...
Style: emotional, sincere, serious, realistic
Plot: fall in love, heroes, society, against humanity, rebelliousness, political unrest, small town, politics, love and romance, pregnancy, repression, resistance ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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The Partisans (1963)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Finland
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Lieutenant Takala meets his fellow partisans of 20th division many year after the war. With flashbacks we see the events of summer 1944.
Plot: debauchery, post war, hallucination, mental breakdown, priest, guerilla warfare, sauna, russian soldier, world war two, sex scene, trench, war hero ...
Time: 60s, 1940s, 1960s
Place: ussr, soviet union, finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%