Movies like Conflict

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Conflict (1973)
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Conflict (1973)
Original name: The Catholics
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 76 min.
Story: In the near future, the Catholic church has joined with other western religions in an ecumenical movement that has washed out much of the original message of the religion. A group of Irish monks have begun saying the mass again in Latin and have begun to have an international following. Martin Sheen is sent from Rome to bring them to task and they must confront what is truly essential in their worship and what is not.
Plot: catholic priest, catholic, visit, opening a door
Place: ireland

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and gloomy films with plots about society, family relations, catholic, life is a bitch, rebellion, priest and dishonesty mostly in Drama, Comedy and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Conflict: Stella Days (2011), James Joyce's Women (1985), Saltwater (2000), Love & Rage (1999), The Abduction of Saint Anne (1975). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Stella Days (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Ireland, Norway, Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A priest stationed in Tipperary, Ireland, is eager to return to Rome. Told he cannot do so until he has raised enough money for the building of a new church, he decides to open a cinema in the local town.
Style: realistic, captivating, sincere, serious, intellectual
Plot: small town, confession, clergy, idealism, small town life, social relations, religions or cults, society, hopes, religion, belief in god, priest ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, year 1956, 1950s
Place: ireland
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James Joyce's Women (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: Ireland
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In this tribute to James Joyce, Fionnula Flanagan gives a tour-de-force performance as a half-dozen or so women in Joyce's real and fictional worlds. When she portrays his wife Nora remembering their time together, Flanagan captures the era and ...
Plot: masturbation, husband wife relationship, female nudity, marriage, book, female masturbation, sex, erotica, female full frontal nudity, bare breasts, nudity (full frontal - brief), explicit sex ...
Place: ireland
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Saltwater (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Ireland
Duration: 97 min.
Story: An Irish-Italian café owner in a seaside town faces a life crisis, as his wife recently died and he's severely in debt. His oldest son tries to help, but has serious problems of his own, while his younger son and daughter are having troubles ...
Plot: irish, betting, loss of mother, bet, loss of son
Place: ireland
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Love & Rage (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Ireland, Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Daniel Craig stars as the notorious chancer in this interpretation of the affair between James Lynchehaun (who inspired Synge’s The Playboy of the Western World) and the ‘yellow woman’.
Style: gloomy, realistic, serious, biting, suspense
Plot: obsession, dishonesty, romance, mysterious character, love and romance, society, couples, tragic love, dangerous attraction, social differences, infidelity, destructive relationship ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era
Place: ireland, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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The Abduction of Saint Anne (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: A cynical detective and a Roman Catholic bishop team up to investigate the reported miraculous powers of a 17-year-old girl being held captive in the home of her father, an ailing syndicate kingpin.
Plot: bishop, miraculous event, catholicism, priest, kidnapping, convent, catholic church, catholic, nun, mother superior, catholic priest
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54%
The Runner Stumbles (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Dick Van Dyke stars as a priest accused of murdering a nun. Directed by Stanley Kramer, this 1979 drama also features Kathleen Quinlan, Maureen Stapleton, Ray Bolger, Beau Bridges and Tammy Grimes.
Plot: catholic priest, convent, nun, priest in love, catholic, catholic church, priest
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53%
Children in the Crossfire (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Ireland
Duration: 100 min.
Story: For the children of Northern Ireland, violence and hatred are a way of life passed from one generation to the next. In "Children in the Crossfire" four children from both sides of the conflict come to America through a special project, and ...
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: life is a bitch, adventure, reunion, self discovery, unemployment, culture clash, friendship, political unrest, politics, coming of age, state affairs, injustice ...
Time: 80s
Place: ireland, california, england, los angeles, northern ireland
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49%
Nola and the Clones (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Ireland
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A homeless Irish girl encounters a series of men who appear strikingly similar to each other
Plot: prostitute, homeless, mother daughter relationship
Place: ireland
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The Blackwater Lightship (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A man in the final stages of AIDS is cared for by his sister and mother and grandmother.
Plot: aids, family relations, terminal illness, mother daughter relationship, learning to drive, grandmother grandson relationship, brother sister relationship, lighthouse, best friend, beach, reconciliation, grandmother ...
Place: ireland
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48%
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December Bride (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Ireland
Duration: 88 min.
Story: At the beginning of the 20th century, a young servant provokes an independent Irish farm community by her relationship with two brothers. Pregnant, she refuses to reveal the name of the father.
Style: serious, realistic, gloomy, touching, sentimental
Plot: pregnancy, pregnant woman, romance, single parent, love and romance, society, siblings relations, fall in love, master and servant, bittersweet, farm, family relations ...
Time: 19th century, turn of the century
Place: ireland, england, europe
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46%
A Quiet Day in Belfast (1974)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Andrew Angus Dalrymple's realistic portrait of a British soldier, his Irish lover and her twin sister amidst the strife of Northern Ireland.
Plot: protestant, bomb, catholic, religion, pistol, kidnapping, dead children, sniper, terrorism, children, mistaken identity, mass child killing ...
Place: belfast, northern ireland, ireland
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Pilgrim Hill (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Ireland
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A middle-aged bachelor farmer living in rural Ireland has to deal with isolation and loneliness.
Plot: sick father, farming, farmer, loneliness, father son relationship, remote village
Place: ireland
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The Luck of Ginger Coffey (1964)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An out-of-work Irish immigrant in Montreal remains hopeful that his luck is about to change but his disillusioned family grow tired of his pigheadedness and instability.
Plot: man wrapped in a towel, blue collar, father son relationship, newspaper, husband wife relationship, male in shower, scuffle, layoff, arrested, optimist, beer, court ...
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40%
That Certain Summer (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: The first US teleplay to deal sympathetically with homosexuality. Divorced San Francisco contractor Doug Salter is looking forward to a summer visit from his fourteen-year-old son Nick, who lives in Los Angeles with his mother Janet. The boy does ...
Plot: gay, father son relationship, coming out, family relations, male homosexuality, gay slur, lgbt, older man younger man relationship, divorce, homosexual, gay couple, telephone call ...
Place: san francisco
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Consenting Adult (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Young and shy Jeff discovers his attraction to men. After struggling with himself he comes out to his parents. Mum eventually listens to his son and tries to understand his feelings, but his Dad would rather die - which, in the end, he really does, ...
Style: hentai
Plot: coming out, father son relationship, male virgin, gay athlete, housewife, family conflict, male homosexuality, mother son relationship, gay teenager, psychiatry, dormitory, waterfront ...
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40%
Christmas Lilies of the Field (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Sometime after the events in 'Lilies of the Field' (1963) Homer Smith returns to the Church he helped build to find the nuns have taken in a group of homeless children.
Plot: chapel, catholic priest, catholic school, abbess, nun, convent, christmas, church, mother superior, convent school, priest, catholic orphanage ...
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40%
Man, Woman and Child (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A California professor (Martin Sheen), his wife (Blythe Danner) and his daughters make room for his orphaned illegitimate French son (Sebastian Dungan).
Style: touching, emotional, sentimental, uplifting, realistic
Plot: infidelity, professor, college, dishonesty, youth, love and romance, orphan, couples, family relations, love affair, family life, classroom ...
Time: 80s
Place: france, europe
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39%
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Da (1988)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A New York playwright is summoned to Ireland to bury his father (his "Da"). While at his boyhood home, he encounters his father's spirit and relives memories both pleasant and not.
Style: feel good, touching, sentimental, emotional, serious ...
Plot: ghost, family relations, family problems, single parent, love and romance, unfulfillment, elderly, dealing with death, hopes, golden years, reunion, human nature ...
Time: 80s
Place: ireland, europe, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
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Time: 20th century, 50s
Place: vermont, usa, quebec
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Looks and Smiles (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Thatcherism and the Irish troubles provide the backdrop for this study of Mick, a well-meaning youth in Sheffield, who has, unlike Dickens' Pip, no expectations. Mick lives with his parents, works on his motorbike, looks for work, and every two ...
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Time: 80s
Place: ireland, europe, england
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35%
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Silent Grace (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Ireland
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In 1976 the British Government put an end to the special category status of prisoners from the Provisional Irish Republican Army, no longer treating them as prisoners of war, but as common criminals. Mairéad Farrell - on whose life much of the film ...
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Place: ireland
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Genre: Drama
Country: Ireland, USA
Duration: 105 min.
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35%
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Cadence (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: As punishment for drunken, rebellious behavior, a young white soldier is thrown into a stockade populated entirely by black inmates. But instead of falling victim to racial hatred, the soldier joins forces with his fellow prisoners and rises up ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, disturbing
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Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
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33%
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Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
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Country: Ireland, Czech Republic, Slovakia
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Country: West Germany, USA
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Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 206 min.
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