Movies like London's Burning: The Movie

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London's Burning: The Movie (1986)
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London's Burning: The Movie (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A female firefighter joins the all male crew of Blue Watch, Blackwall Fire Station East London in the Jack Rosenthal penned film that launched the long running TV series.
Plot: fire brigade, dead man, wedding, firefighter, violence, death, fire, gardener, life & death, arson, practical joke, phone booth, riot, house fire, dead child, prank, burning house, child in peril, saving a life, promotion, firefighting, fire department, prank telephone call, burning building, house on fire

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Most similar movies to London's Burning: The Movie

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out touching, suspense, sentimental and disturbing films with plots about death, violence, fire, wedding, murder, husband wife relationship and nudity (full frontal - brief) mostly in Drama and Action genres. Some movies like London's Burning: The Movie: The Last Land (2016), The Sacred Mound (1993), Jacktown (1962), Radiance (1998), The Stone Wedding (1973). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Last Land (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Paraguay, Netherlands, Chile, Qatar
Duration: 77 min.
Story: In precise, unhurried compositions of image and sound, Lamar’s feature debut portrays a man and his dying wife, living in a remote hut in the hills of Paraguay. All the stages of mourning are passed through in a single day in this wordless account ...
Plot: chopping wood, burning house, house on fire, female nudity, digging, candle, death, eating, old woman, fire, no dialogue, washing someone ...
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The Sacred Mound (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: Iceland, Sweden
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A seven-year-old boy is sent to a farm on a remote island, when his mother goes abroad. On the island the boy gets to know a twenty-year-old woman who seems willing to take on a mother's role. But the boy is reaching an age of sexual awareness ...
Plot: wedding, island, fire, lighthouse, treasure, first love, nudity (full frontal - brief), urination, sex, children
Place: iceland
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Jacktown (1962)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 62 min.
Story: A young man is charged with statutory rape.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: loan shark, riot, juvenile delinquent, promise, prison warden, love, arrest, gardener, release from prison, institution, escape, father daughter relationship ...
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Radiance (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 83 min.
Story: With the death of their mother, two sisters (Nona and Cressy) return to their childhood home in Northern Australia where their third sister, Mae, lived looking after their mother. The funeral happens and the three find themselves together in the ...
Plot: female director, memory, arson, sister sister relationship, turtle, sibling rivalry, illegitimacy, sugarcane, ashes, inheritance, insanity, aborigine ...
Place: australia
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60%
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The Stone Wedding (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: Romania
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Drawing more on the heightened realism of indigenous folk ritual and storytelling traditions than on the Socialist Realist intentions of the state, this almost wordless cine-poem, operating with the most slender of plots but the oldest of ...
Plot: wedding, street musician, death, banquet, mother, deserter, vendetta, flute, loss of daughter, horse, drum, grave ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Experience Preferred... But Not Essential (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A shy, introverted young girl takes a summer job at a seaside resort in Wales, where she finds the staff, the owners and patrons unlike anyone she has ever met before.
Style: humorous, colourful, melancholic, witty, affectionate ...
Plot: waitress, hotel, seaside town, mine, introvert, seaside, sleepwalking, restaurant, relationships, love, coming of age, coming-of-age ...
Place: tokyo, ireland
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56%
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Ferox (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Iceland
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Arnaldur, a 16-year-old boy living a normal teenager's life in Reykjavik. One day, coming home from school, he finds his brother in the bathtub, dead. Despite clear signs of a suicide, Arnaldur is convinced that his brother's teacher is ...
Plot: violence, male nudity, grief, jail, party, suicide, drugs, cocaine, shower, fire, death, crying ...
Place: iceland
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56%
Wander Darkly (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: New parents Adrienne and Matteo are forced to reckon with trauma amidst their troubled relationship. They must revisit the memories of their past and unravel haunting truths in order to face their uncertain future.
Style: sentimental, sweet, touching, suspenseful
Plot: afterlife, injury, life & death, family in crisis, family problems, death, encounter, bittersweet, secret, family relations, crumbling marriage, ghost ...
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Bloodshed at the Wedding (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The film is the story of girl Cveta who was abducted by the Ottoman bey and taken away in his harem. Bey is trying to embrace Islam, but its persistence, and its neighbors led beloved Spasa, and beloved local priest, assisted by diplomats of the ...
Style: epic
Plot: wedding, bloodbath, village, wedding reception, corpse, innocent, countryside, love, fight, running, escape, girl ...
Place: ottoman empire, macedonia
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47%
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White Shadow (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Tanzania, Germany, Italy
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Since 2008, albinos in Tanzania have become human targets. Witch doctors offer huge sums of cash for their body parts to be used in magic potions. From 2008 to 2010, more than 200 witch-doctor inspired murders occurred. As a local saying goes: ...
Style: disturbing, serious, realistic, touching, suspense ...
Plot: physical appearance, danger, social misfits, child in peril, youth, on the run, chases and races, misfit, black market, albino, blood, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: africa, tanzania
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47%
Brookside: Friday the 13th (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: There is trouble a-plenty in store for the Corkhill clan in this video-only special. Series creator Phil Redmond has returned to pen a dramatic script which follows on from a weekend special.
Plot: car thief, cocaine, drug dealer, gun, pill, wedding, container, pills, gunfight, car chase, violence
Place: liverpool
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Happily Ever After (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 112 min.
Story: When Heather and Sarah Ann were growing up they told each other every secret. But Heather left their small town on the last day of high school vowing never to return. Forced to come back when her father becomes ill, the young documentary filmmaker ...
Plot: wedding, hospitalization, small town, father daughter relationship, female director, extramarital affair, best friends, homecoming, prom
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Lost Christmas (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Urban fairytale set in Manchester. A series of tragic events that blight a young boy's life are reversed one Christmas Eve, giving him and those around him the happy ending that they were destined to have.
Style: touching, emotional, sentimental, uplifting, serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: christmas, mysterious character, supernatural, supernatural ability, orphan, changing lives, youth, redemption, haunted by the past, a vision, saving a life, boy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, manchester
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Bleak Night (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 116 min.
Story: There were three friends. Someone became the assailant and someone became the victim. Another swings his fists in anger at their broken friendship. Through the director’s creation of young actors and looking into the life of high school boys, the ...
Style: non-linear, rough, suspense, psychological, disturbing
Plot: friendship, high school, death, high school student, student, violence, father, loss of son, brutality, teen suicide, korean, apology ...
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Firehouse (1973)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Tensions arise when a previously all-white firehouse gets its first black fireman.
Style: tv series pilot
Plot: racism, arsonist, firefighting, arson, black american, locker room, saving a life, archival footage, ghetto, bigotry, fire department, prejudice ...
Place: new york
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41%
Namibia: The Struggle for Liberation (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Namibia
Duration: 161 min.
Story: Namibia: The Struggle for Liberation is a 2007 epic film on the Namibian independence struggle against South African occupation as seen through the life of Sam Nujoma, the leader of the South-West Africa People's Organisation and the first ...
Plot: judge, police, death, police brutality, wedding, husband wife relationship, mass grave, torture, prison, automatic weapon, soldier, racism ...
Time: 20th century
Place: africa
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Through The Fire (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Centres around a Paris fire-fighter, an everyday hero, who, after being involved in a serious accident during a major fire, must rebuild his life with the love of his wife — and accept that, sometimes, even saviours need saving.
Plot: firefighter, vomiting, kiss, baby, metro, subway, telephone call, vertigo, subway station, paris metro, bare breasts, nightclub ...
Place: paris france
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40%
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Friends (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, France, South Africa
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Three female friends, in the end of the eighties, share a house in Johannesburg, South Africa. Each of them has her own way to live the apartheid. Thoko is a black teacher, she practices non-violent passive resistance. The afrikaner Aninka takes ...
Plot: female director, grocery store, drinking, binoculars, flashback, drink, funeral, airport, girl, politics, liberation, dancer ...
Time: year 1985, year 1989, year 1990
Place: south africa, johannesburg south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Remainder (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A London man who loses his memory when he's struck by a falling object develops a way to reconstruct his past.
Plot: coma, memory loss, millionaire, reconstruction, punched in the face, accident, amnesia, hospital, party, male male kiss, telephone call, time loop ...
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The Love Machine (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: An ambitious TV newscaster has an affair with the wife of a network executive to get a promotion.
Plot: job promotion, female nudity, humiliation, fashion model, gay slur, loss of girlfriend, celebrity, gay stereotype, grief, model, male in shower, bathroom ...
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South West 9 (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Five very different characters are thrown together in one weird, mashed up day. It started out like any other, but 24 hours later everything had changed. South West 9 takes you through the windscreen of the new millenium. The death of idealism, ...
Plot: drug dealing, drug addict, drug use, violence, lsd, trance, rave, female nudity, sex scene, marijuana, drugged, pills ...
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Seduction (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 105 min.
Story: RAM (Richard Gutierrez) is a struggling fireman down on his luck. He gets suspended from his job pending investigation into their operations. This happens while moving heaven and earth to find money for his fathers kidney transplant where he himself ...
Plot: piano, waterfall, burning, stabbed in the chest, swimming pool, rain, kidney, fire, travel, stabbing, extortion, video ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Transit (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: After a graffiti artist loses his brother and fellow partner-in-crime to the hands of a vigilante killer he vows to give up graffiti forever. That lasts until he hooks up with his best friend, a tag-banger out to make a name for himself.
Plot: murder, death of protagonist, death, graffiti, gangster, violence, gangsters, latin
Place: los angeles
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36%
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A (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 150 min.
Story: "A" is a 1998 Indian Kannada language blockbuster psychological love story film written and directed by Upendra. It starred Upendra and Chandni as the lead couple. It was about an unusual love story between a film director and an actress ...
Style: cult film
Plot: death, alcoholic, house on fire, remorse, death of father, machismo, revenge, flashback, fire, wrongful arrest, drunkard, lovesick ...
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Butterfly in Grey (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Thailand
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Dao returns home and finds her fiance in bed with another woman. She shoots them dead on the spot. She is sentenced to 10 years in prison. She gets out eventually and stays with a friend who runs an escort service and learns that women are even ...
Plot: son, prison guard, funeral, women's prison, prison, death, murder, flashback, violence, blood, female nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief)
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34%
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The Brigade (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Bénédicte Meursault, a female firefighter, has just been transferred to a small fire brigade in the South of France. She is welcomed by Philippe, 45, the wise captain of the brigade. Soon after being introduced to the men, the young woman jumps ...
Plot: singing, photograph, telephone conversation, newborn, childbirth, suicide by hanging, forest fire, telephone call, firefighting, car accident, wedding dress, beeper ...
Place: south of france
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34%
Boy on the Bridge (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Cyprus
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In a seemingly idyllic Cypriot village, twelve-year-old Socrates finds himself in the centre of a murder investigation that exposes a dark family secret and changes his life forever.
Plot: coming of age, police, death, funeral, murder, violence, explosive
Place: cyprus
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34%
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The Wake (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 51 min.
Story: Over there, in his village at the foot of the mountains, he’s dead. His face radiant and his body at peace, he lies on the bed. Then they can gather around him. Three days long they talk, drink, weep, fight and remember… And they smile, too.
Plot: telephone call, dead man, coffin, taking a photograph, bare breasts, death, bathtub, family relations, two in a bathtub
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Eden and After (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Czechoslovakia, Tunisia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A group of French students are drawn into the psychological and sexual games of a mysterious Dutchman. Once they sample his "fear powder" the students experience a series of hallucinations.
Style: allegory, avant garde
Plot: desert, surrealism, torture, nihilism, death, painting, eroticism, avant-garde, female full frontal nudity, violence
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Birth of a Nation (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 79 min.
Story: A new teacher at a highly problematic comprehensive school feels that corporal punishment may just be inflaming the problems, and so begins to campaign against it.
Plot: school, corporal punishment, juvenile delinquent, sex education, riot, teacher, education, classroom, children, bullying, profanity
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32%