Movies like Six Minutes to Midnight

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Six Minutes to Midnight (2020)
 5.7
 3K
Six Minutes to Midnight (2020)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Summer 1939. Influential families in Nazi Germany have sent their daughters to a finishing school in an English seaside town to learn the language and be ambassadors for a future looking National Socialist. A teacher there sees what is coming and is trying to raise the alarm. But the authorities believe he is the problem.
Style: political, suspense, disturbing, thought provoking, serious, suspenseful
Plot: world war two, reconnaissance, against humanity, controversy, nazism, courage, danger, political unrest, ideology, allies, escape plan, survival, fight, german, secret agents, dictatorship, society, showdown, victim, german politics, girls' boarding school
Time: 1930s
Place: england, europe, united kingdom

Most similar movies to Six Minutes to Midnight

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, realistic and suspense films with plots about danger, society, crimes, world war two, deadly, dishonesty and survival mostly in Drama, Thriller and War genres. Some movies like Six Minutes to Midnight: Entrusted (2003), Rogue Male (1976), Dirty Wolves (2015), Ghosted (2011), Dead Cert (1974). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Entrusted (2003)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, France
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Hoping to entrap Maria von Gall, who runs a courageous underground railroad for Jews in France, the Nazis kidnap her son Thomas, a brilliant 11-year-old chess master. An exchange arrangement goes awry and he sees her die in a hail of bullets; but he ...
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, suspenseful
Plot: chess, prodigy, holocaust, young heroes, on the run, heroic mission, survival, danger, against humanity, youth, war, rivalry ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, 1940s
Place: europe, france, switzerland
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 6.7
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Rogue Male (1976)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Early in 1939 Sir Robert Thorndyke takes aim at Adolf Hitler with a high powered rifle, but the shot misses its mark. Captured and tortured by the Gestapo and left for dead, Sir Robert makes his way back to England where he discovers the Gestapo has ...
Style: serious, realistic, bleak, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war two, society, dishonesty, fascism, hitman, heroes, politics, adventure, danger, crimes, chases and races, assassination ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, year 1939
Place: england, europe, london, germany
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 5.8
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Dirty Wolves (2015)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Two sisters turns in the center of a plot implying wolfram, Nazis, Franco's prisoners and British spies.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, serious, disturbing, psychotronic
Plot: nazism, love interest, prisoner, jewish, spy, rebellion, nazi, jail, sister sister relationship, third reich, dictatorship, prison ...
Time: 1940s
Place: galicia, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
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 5.8
 628
Ghosted (2011)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: ‘GHOSTED’ tells a story of survival inside a British Prison. Jack a model prisoner, has kept his head down and done his time. After his wife confirms that she is leaving him, on the anniversary of their son’s death, the only thing that keeps ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, bleak, twists and turns ...
Plot: prison life, prison, prison rape, survival, haunted by the past, criminal heroes, crimes, danger, confined, prison fight, strong violent content, jail cell ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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 5.1
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Dead Cert (1974)
Genre: Thriller, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: As a surprise, two horse owners decide to ride their animals themselves in a steeplechase. But Bill Davidson's horse "Admiral" behaves weirdly, and falls hard after an obstacle. Bill dies from his injuries. His friend Alan York ...
Style: suspenseful, mind bending, serious, realistic
Plot: murder, jockey, horse, horse race, mystery, danger, investigation, dishonesty, destiny, gambling, deadly, crime ...
Time: 70s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
The Secret Agent (1996)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: London of the late 19th century is a haven for political exiles of all sorts - refugees, partisans, anarchists. Verloc has made his living spying for the Russian goverment, an agent provacateur of sorts, while simultaneously providing information to ...
Style: psychological, realistic, suspenseful, tense, serious ...
Plot: espionage, terrorism, secret agents, bomb, police inspector, politics, state affairs, undercover, mentally challenged, dishonesty, danger, crimes ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, victorian, 1880s, 1930s ...
Place: london, england, europe, scotland, russia
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The Infiltrator (1995)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The Infiltrator is an American film about an Israeli freelance journalist who travels to Germany circa the early 1990's and uncovers a story about a dangerously pervasive underground Neo-Nazi faction, who are intent to bring Nazism back to the ...
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Time: 90s
Place: europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Last Light (2014)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Seven strangers find themselves trapped inside an abandoned hospital after an unexplainable apocalyptic event. In addition to being haunted by what they've lost, the strangers must also fight off mysterious creatures that hunt them down one by ...
Style: bleak, futuristic, serious, scary, suspenseful ...
Plot: survival, apocalypse, danger, zombie, deadly, hospital, supernatural, creature, monster, deathtrap, insanity, morality ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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 6.3
 458
The Kiss (2004)
Genre: Thriller, Drama
Country: Belgium
Duration: 100 min.
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Style: suspense, psychological, serious, suspenseful
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⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.1
 55
Tsili (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Israel, France, Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Tsili is a young girl caught in the middle of World War II. After her family is taken to a concentration camp, Tsili hides in the forest, free from hatred and men, until the arrival of Marek, a stranger who speaks to her in Yiddish.
Style: realistic, serious, bleak, disturbing, tense
Plot: holocaust, world war two, survival, youth, danger, against humanity, holocaust survivor, in the woods, hiding, jewish, coming of age, rainstorm ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Country: UK
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Duration: 96 min.
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Style: disturbing, serious, suspense, psychological, captivating ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, India, Pakistan, Qatar
Duration: 130 min.
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Style: thought provoking, tense, realistic, captivating, suspenseful ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 6.7
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.7
 543
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⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Genre: Drama, Thriller
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Audience: boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Style: psychological, disturbing, based on true events, philosophical, emotional ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.9
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