Movies like Resistance

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Resistance (2020)
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Resistance (2020)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: UK, France, Germany, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The story of a group of Jewish Boy Scouts who worked with the French Resistance to save the lives of ten thousand orphans during World War II.
Plot: world war two, sister sister relationship, french resistance, train station, walking in the woods, torture
Time: year 1941, year 1945, year 1943, year 1938, year 1939
Place: swiss alps

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, factual and captivating films with plots about world war two, nazi, war, heroes, soldier, military and danger mostly in Drama, War and Biography genres. Some movies like Resistance: Another Mother's Son (2017), Operation Stadium (1977), Lucie Aubrac (1997), Alone in Berlin (2016), Fat Man and Little Boy (1989). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Another Mother's Son (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Directed by Christopher Menaul ('Summer in February', 'Fatherland) and written by Jenny Lecoat, Another Mother's Son tells the true story of Louisa Gould, a widow living in Nazi occupied Jersey who takes in a Russian prisoner of ...
Plot: surrogate family, escaped prisoner, pow, hunger, world war two, tragedy, death of protagonist, heroine, nazi occupation
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Operation Stadium (1977)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: This movie tells a true story about events in Zagreb in 1941. Nazis and their collaborators organized the great gathering of students on Dubrava stadium. The intention was to publicly separate Jews from them which would lead to future pogrom. The ...
Plot: world war two, partisan, stadium, invasion, firearm, nazi, nazis
Time: year 1941
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66%
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Lucie Aubrac (1997)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A love story or a tale of the resistance, this poignant movie tells both the haunting story of a French resistance cell in Lyon but also the love of Lucie Aubrac for her husband...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, factual, sexy ...
Plot: world war two, graphic violence, romance, nudity (full frontal - brief), wartime life, political unrest, rescue, love and romance, war, state affairs, life is a bitch, love affair ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, 19th century
Place: lyon, france, england, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Alone in Berlin (2016)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: UK, France, Germany
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Berlin in June of 1940. While Nazi propaganda celebrates the regime’s victory over France, a kitchen-cum-living room in Prenzlauer Berg is filled with grief. Anna and Otto Quangel’s son has been killed at the front. This working class couple had ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, suspense, enigmatic, disturbing ...
Plot: world war two, gestapo, nazi germany, murder, suicide, torture, violence, robbery, mechanic, bereavement, death of son, death ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: berlin germany, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Fat Man and Little Boy (1989)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 127 min.
Story: This film reenacts the Manhattan Project, the secret wartime project in New Mexico where the first atomic bombs were designed and built.
Style: serious, realistic, factual, intense, suspense ...
Plot: world war two, moral dilemma, ego clash, soldier, nuclear bomb, military, scientific research, physicist, scientist, top secret, death, u.s. military ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century, year 1945, 70s
Place: usa, new mexico, germany, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Churchill (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A ticking-clock thriller following Winston Churchill in the 24 hours before D-Day.
Style: based on true events, factual, educational film, disturbing
Plot: winston churchill, world war two, prime minister, husband wife relationship, d day, invasion, politician, courage, mastermind, mind game, world politics, risk ...
Time: 20th century, year 1944, 1940s
Place: england, normandy
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Farewell to Manzanar (1976)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Fact based drama about one of the internment camps used by the American military during World War II to detain some 100,000 Japanese Americans (most of them U.S. born) following Japan's attack on Pearl Harbor.
Style: based on true events
Plot: internment camp, concentration camp, japanese american, world war two
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
A Bag of Marbles (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: France, Canada, Czech Republic
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In occupied France, Maurice and Joseph, two young Jewish brothers left to their own devices demonstrate an incredible amount of cleverness, courage, and ingenuity to escape the enemy invasion and to try to reunite their family once again.
Style: suspense, tense, captivating, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: ss, holocaust, brother brother relationship, jewish, nazi occupation, nazi, german soldier, world war two, soldier, danger, military, fear ...
Time: 1940s
Place: paris france, france, nice france
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Jean Moulin (2002)
Genre: Biography, History
Country: France
Duration: 192 min.
Plot: courage, resistance, world war two, french resistance, german occupation
Time: year 1943, 1940s
Place: marseille, paris france
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Hitler (1962)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The private life of Hitler revealed for the first time!
Plot: world war two, hitler, evil man, nazi, nazis, adolf hitler
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 8.1
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Hacksaw Ridge (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 139 min.
Story: WWII American Army Medic Desmond T. Doss, who served during the Battle of Okinawa, refuses to kill people and becomes the first Conscientious Objector in American history to receive the Congressional Medal of Honor.
Style: based on true events, inspirational, touching, brutal, suspense ...
Audience: girls' night
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Time: 1940s, 20th century, year 1945
Place: okinawa, japan, usa, okinawa japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Castles in the Sky (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: It is the mid-1930s and the storm clouds of WWII were forming in Germany. This films charts the work of Robert Watson Watt - the pioneer of Radar - and his hand-picked team of eccentric yet brilliant meteorologists as they struggle to turn the ...
Style: serious, realistic, clever, captivating, stylized ...
Plot: couples, couple relations, inventions and discoveries, workplace, world war two, scientist, winston churchill, radar
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Wallenberg: A Hero's Story (1985)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: USA, Yugoslavia
Duration: 200 min.
Story: The story of Raoul Wallenberg, a Swedish diplomat responsible for saving thousands of lives from the Nazi Holocaust.
Plot: holocaust, lifesaver, starvation, heroes, diplomat, jewish, world war two, captive, prejudice, racism, rescue, nazi ...
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Triumph of the Spirit (1989)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Sport, War
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Fact based story about a former Greek Olympic boxer who was taken as a prisoner during World war II and placed in the Auschwitz prison camp. There he was permitted to survive as long as he fought for the amusement of his captors. His father and ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, tense, bleak
Plot: world war two, concentration camp, holocaust, survival, boxer, boxing, confined, sport, heroes, against humanity, human spirit, misfit ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s, 30s, 40s, 20th century ...
Place: poland, europe, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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The Outsider (1961)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Arizona Indian Ira Hayes' (Tony Curtis) life is a tragedy after he joins the Marines and helps raise the flag at Iwo Jima.
Style: based on true events
Plot: native american, world war two, alcohol abuse, volunteer, war hero, u.s. marine corps, fistfight, american soldier, american indian, indian reservation, farming, friendship ...
Time: year 1955, year 1945, 20th century
Place: arizona
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Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA, UK, Germany
Duration: 174 min.
Story: The Austrian Franz Jägerstätter, a conscientious objector, refuses to fight for the Nazis in World War II and is executed by them in 1943. Opening at Jägerstätter’s home in Austria’s countryside, the film follows Franz and his wife, Fani, ...
Style: thought provoking, psychological, disturbing, captivating, based on true events
Plot: clergy, world war two, courtroom, nazi germany, love, treason, arrest, husband wife relationship, lawyer, humiliation, interrogation, torture ...
Time: 1940s, year 1943, year 1942, year 1941, year 1939
Place: austria, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Into the Storm (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: UK, USA
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Story: This powerful follow-up to “The Gathering Storm” follows Churchill from 1940 to 1945 as he guided his beleaguered nation through the crucible of the war years--even as his marriage was encountering its own struggles.
Style: serious, realistic, sincere, gloomy
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Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, year 1945, year 1940
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Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
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Story: A nameless woman keeps a diary as the Russians invade Berlin in the spring of 1945. She is in her early 30s, a patriotic journalist with international credentials; her husband, Gerd, a writer, is an officer at the Russian front. She speaks Russian ...
Style: serious, bleak, disturbing, realistic
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Story: The historical recreation of the 1942 Wannsee Conference, in which Nazi and SS leaders gathered in a Berlin suburb to discuss the "Final Solution to the Jewish Question". Lead by SS-General Reinhard Heydrich, this group of high ranking ...
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Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: germany, berlin germany, europe, poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Four young Jews survive the Third Reich in the middle of Berlin by living so recklessly that they become "invisible."
Plot: holocaust, refugee, resistance, courage, survival, russian soldier, holocaust survivor, nazi officer, reenactment, shoah, hiding, interview ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, year 1943
Place: germany, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Hiding Place (1975)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
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Duration: 150 min.
Story: The Hiding Place is an account of a Dutch family who risk their lives by offering a safe haven for Jews during World War II
Style: uplifting, sincere, emotional, bleak, serious ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Operation Valkyrie (2004)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Germany, Austria, Italy
Duration: 131 min.
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Style: realistic, serious, captivating
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Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Last 4 Days (1974)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 109 min.
Story: The true story of the greatest manhunt of the century!
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, thought provoking, bleak ...
Plot: fascism, world war two, head of state, against humanity, state affairs, war, heroes, life is a bitch, rivalry, military, wartime life, distopia ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, year 1945, 20th century
Place: alps, milan italy, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Sobibor (2018)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Russia, Germany, Lithuania, Poland
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Based on the true story, international historical project “Sobibor” is dedicated to the heroism of the Soviet o cer Alexander Pechersky. During the great Patriotic war, being in a Nazi concentration camp Sobibor he managed to do the impossible ...
Style: rough, based on true events, factual, suspenseful
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Time: 1940s
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Too Young the Hero (1988)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: WWII drama.
Style: captivating, serious, realistic
Plot: world war two, danger, youth, battles, ocean or sea, power relations, battleship, soldier, military, basic training, innocence lost, military life ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
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And Give My Love to the Swallows (1972)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: This film, chronicling the last days of Czech resistance fighter Maruska Kuderikova (played by Magda Vasaryova), is based on her diaries. Though she was tortured and eventually executed by the Nazis, her diaries indicate that she was optimistic for ...
Plot: interrogation, world war two, women's prison, female friendship, strong female lead, toy soldier, folk song, cutting someone's hair, czech history, jail cell, jail, train station ...
Time: 1940s, year 1942
Place: czechoslovakia
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MacArthur (1977)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: The film portrays MacArthur's (Gregory Peck) life from 1942, before the Battle of Bataan, to 1952, the time after he had been removed from his Korean War command by President Truman (Ed Flanders) for insubordination, and is recounted in ...
Style: realistic, serious, melancholic, epic, intense ...
Plot: world war two, military, pow, soldier, war, politics, island, rebellion, ambition, ruler, revolution, unlikely friendships ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1940s, 40s, 1950s
Place: usa, japan, the philippines, korea, asia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Enemy at the Gates (2001)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Ireland, UK, France, Germany, USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Enemy at the Gates is a war film from Jean-Jacques Annaud from 2001 that takes place during the battle of Stalingard in World War II between the Russians and the Germans.
Style: serious, bleak, suspenseful, rough, exciting ...
Plot: sniper, world war two, war, military, nazism, friendship, heroes, assassination, battle zone, trap, partners, elimination ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s
Place: russia, soviet union, germany, poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Django (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music, War
Country: France
Duration: 117 min.
Story: The story of Django Reinhardt, famous guitarist and composer, and his flight from German-occupied Paris in 1943.
Plot: pregnant woman, composer, unfaithful husband, world war two, husband wife relationship, party, german abroad, nazi occupied france, blues music, burn scar, swing, blues ...
Time: year 1943, year 1945
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Inside the Third Reich (1982)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 240 min.
Story: A dramatization of the life of Albert Speer, Hitler's young architect and onetime confidant, and his meteoric rise into the Nazi hierarchy. Based upon Speer's own monograph of the same title.
Plot: hitler, nazi, world war two, autobiography, third reich, nazis, adolf hitler
Time: 1940s, 1930s
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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