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Hotel Adlon (2013)
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Hotel Adlon (2013)
Original name: Das Adlon. Eine Familiensaga
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Germany
Duration: 270 min.
TV show
Story: A three-part German mini-series about the luxury hotel in Berlin.
Style: family saga, twists and turns, suspense, suspenseful
Plot: hotel, world war two, world war one, german history, hotel owner, luxury hotel, youth, friendship, german, family relations, family life, family problems, family business, husband wife relationship, family drama
Time: 1900s, 50s, 1940s, 1930s, 1920s, 20th century, 1910s ...
Place: berlin germany

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, captivating and suspenseful films and TV series with plots about family relations, society, world war two, friendship, husband wife relationship, life is a bitch and parents and children mostly in Drama, History and War genres. Some movies like Hotel Adlon: Manure and Gillyflowers (1978), Heimat: A Chronicle of Germany (1984), The Sinking of the Laconia (2010), Charité at War (2017), Our Century (2019). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Manure and Gillyflowers (1978)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: West Germany
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: A story about the life of Maximiliane Irene von Quindt based on a classic novel by Christine Bruckner .
Style: family saga
Plot: world war two, nobility, strong female lead, grandfather granddaughter relationship, strong female character, world war one, german history, fictional biography
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Heimat: A Chronicle of Germany (1984)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: West Germany
Duration: 924 min.
TV show
Story: This epic tale of a family and their rural life in a small German village is told against the changing backdrop of a country's turbulent history from 1919 to 1982. From the aftermath of the First World War, economic hardship, the rise and fall ...
Style: epic, sentimental, sincere, bleak, atmospheric ...
Plot: village, world war one, world war two, family relations, small town, wartime life, family life, village life, siblings relations, parents and children, small town life, social relations ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s, 1930s, 1920s, 1960s ...
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
The Sinking of the Laconia (2010)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: UK, Germany
TV show
Story: Two-part drama based on the true story of the Allied ship Laconia, sunk in WWII by a German U-Boat, which then surfaced against orders to rescue the civilian crew
Style: realistic, touching, suspenseful, serious
Plot: rescue, submarine, ocean or sea, ship, german, military, danger, pow, world war two, sinking ship, ocean, survivor ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Charité at War (2017)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Germany
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Berlin, 1888. After penniless Ida’s life is saved at the Charité Hospital she must work off the treatment costs. While she becomes acquainted with the most brilliant physicians of this era at the world-famous hospital, the self-determined young ...
Style: intellectual, realistic, stylized, captivating, based on true events ...
Plot: medicine, nurse, hospital, surgery, discovery, colleague colleague relationship, doctors, scientist, coworker relationship, training, historical event, saving a life ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, 1960s, 1940s, 60s
Place: germany, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Our Century (2019)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Poland
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Style: disturbing, uplifting, suspenseful, sentimental, sad ...
Audience: family outing, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: mother daughter relationship, teenage girl, women in society, boy, daughter, orphan, youth, world war two, little boy, loneliness, wisdom of life, relationships ...
Time: post world war one, 20th century, 1920s, 70s, 50s ...
Place: poland
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The Grand (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The Grand is a British television drama series first broadcast on ITV in 1997–1998. It was written by Russell T Davies and set in a hotel in Manchester in the 1920s. There are two series: eight episodes in the first series were broadcast from 4 ...
Style: sexy, realistic, serious, sexual
Plot: hotel, maid, family relations, prostitute, world war one, betrayal, romance, love and romance, lifestyle, vengeance, couple relations, siblings relations ...
Time: 1920s, 20s
Place: england, europe, manchester england, manchester
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Brecht (2019)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Germany, Austria, Czech Republic
Duration: 187 min.
Story: Bertolt Brecht, a theatre revolutionary, poet of the state, outsider, looks back on his life in 1956, the year of his death, in East Berlin: adolescent provocations in Augsburg during the First World War, early poetic and amorous flights of fancy in ...
Style: psychological, tense, thought provoking, disturbing, humorous ...
Plot: nazism, portrait of an artist, world war one, playwright, leftist, poet, german culture, nazi, german, literature, poem, life ...
Time: 1920s, 50s, 1940s, 1950s, 1930s ...
Place: germany, berlin germany, east germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Reunion (1989)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: France, West Germany, UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Two young boys from very different backgrounds become friends in 1933 Stuttgart. However, they don't realize how different they are until much later as one is the son of a well-to-do Jewish doctor and the other the son of a German aristocrat. ...
Style: disturbing, thought provoking, realistic, serious
Plot: anti semitism, friendship, world war two, golden years, youth, homecoming, holocaust, confined, coming of age, religions or cults, society, against humanity ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s, 40s, 30s
Place: europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Backstairs at the White House (1979)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 540 min.
TV show
Story: Behind the scenes at the White House during eight administrations, as told by the people who work there.
Style: touching, emotional, serious, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: politics, white house, interracial relations, workplace situations, society, head of state, state affairs, master and servant, hopes, human spirit, campaign, power relations ...
Time: 1930s, 1920s, 1940s, 40s, 20s ...
Place: usa, washington d.c.
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Generation War (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: Germany
Duration: 270 min.
TV show
Story: Berlin, 1941. Five friends eager to become heroes in an adventure that will change the face of Europe - and that will forever change them as well.
Style: captivating, tense, thought provoking, serious, realistic ...
Plot: world war two, nazism, holocaust, against humanity, military, nazi germany, atrocity, german, soldier, danger, friendship, guilt ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century
Place: germany, berlin germany, soviet union, ussr
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
King of the Hill (1993)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Based on the Depression-era bildungsroman memoir of writer A. E. Hotchner, the film follows the story of a boy struggling to survive on his own in a hotel in St. Louis after his mother is committed to a sanatorium with tuberculosis. His father, a ...
Style: realistic, touching, serious, heartbreaking, sentimental ...
Audience: kids
Plot: hotel, coming of age, dysfunctional family, against the odds, parents and children, family problems, hopes, life is a bitch, family life, self discovery, siblings relations, family relations ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s, 70s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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The Tunnel (2001)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Inspired by true events, Olympic swimmer Harry Melchior defects from East Germany in the 1960s and hatches a daring plot to help his sister and others flee East Berlin through a 145-yard underground tunnel.
Style: suspenseful, tense, captivating, suspense, compassionate ...
Plot: tunnel, politics, betrayal, political unrest, heroes, danger, daring rescue, freedom, wartime, breast feeding, family relations, cold war ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: germany, berlin germany, west berlin west germany, east berlin, east germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.7
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Matar al Padre (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
TV show
Story: Through a portrait of this family, we witness the profound changes that have shaken Spanish society between the 1990s and the present, with the advent of the economic and political crises in the background.
Style: ironic, suspenseful, realistic, suspense, serious
Plot: irony, father son relationship, family relations, couples, husband wife relationship, parents, education, family problems, dark humor, friendship, father daughter relationship, love and romance ...
Place: barcelona, spain, barcelona spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Call the Midwife (2012)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Drama following the lives of a group of midwives working in the poverty-stricken East End of London during the 1950s, based on the best-selling memoirs of Jennifer Worth.
Style: stylized, touching, sincere, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: girls' night
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Time: 50s, 1950s, 1960s, 60s, year 1961 ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Seventeen Moments of Spring (1973)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 69 min.
TV show
Story: The series is based on a true story of a Russian spy Colonel Isaev (Stirlitz) in Fascist Germany during 17 days in very end of WWII. Stirlitz has worked his way to the very top of the Fascist hierarchy without being caught. However, his ...
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My Home My Destiny (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: The house where you were born even decides who you love and who you marry. First the mothers take the pen in his hand and start writing
Style: suspense, suspenseful, touching, psychological
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Heimat 3: A Chronicle of Endings and Beginnings (2004)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Germany, UK
Duration: 689 min.
TV show
Story: Heimat 3 is the third cycle of Edgar Reitz's monumental Heimat series, which premiered at the 2004 Venice Film Festival. The third Heimat completes the trilogy and brings together particularly the settings of Heimat 1. It follows the new ...
Style: serious, realistic, sincere, sentimental, atmospheric ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.1
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Anne Boleyn (2021)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The final months of Boleyn's life, her struggle with Tudor England's patriarchal society, her desire to secure a future for her daughter, Elizabeth, and the brutal reality of her failure to provide Henry with a male heir.
Style: thought provoking, captivating
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Cathedral of the Sea (2018)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Spain
Duration: 55 min.
TV show
Story: In the 14th century, Barcelona is experiencing one of its most prosperous moments. The city has grown to La Ribera, a fishing district in which the largest Marian temple ever known is built: Santa María del Mar. But the construction runs parallel ...
Style: brutal, suspenseful, suspense, depressing, biblical ...
Plot: rich and poor, religion, social relations, envy, sea, genocide, father son relationship, social problems, life is a bitch, love hate, society, family relations ...
Time: 14th century, middle ages
Place: barcelona, spain, barcelona spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Anzacs (1985)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Australia
Duration: 165 min.
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Story: Anzacs was a 1985 5-part Australian miniseries set in World War I. The series follows the lives of a group of young Australian men who enlist in the 8th Battalion of the First Australian Imperial Force in 1914, fighting first at Gallipoli in 1915, ...
Style: bleak, rough, captivating, exciting, serious ...
Plot: world war one, superior officer, battles, war, heroes, soldier, adventure, escapades, military, battle zone, friendship, military life ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
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40%
Germany Pale Mother (1980)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: West Germany
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Germany 1939. Hans and Lene marry the day before the war breaks out, and Hans is sent to the Eastern front. During a bombing raid their daughter Anna is born. The house is destroyed and Lene and Anna moves in with relatives in Berlin. Hans survives ...
Style: serious, realistic, gloomy, bleak, disturbing ...
Plot: world war two, couple relations, family in crisis, parents and children, family life, wartime life, life turned upside down, family relations, couples, soldier, life is a bitch, war ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s, 40s, 30s, post world war two ...
Place: germany, europe, west germany, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Lilies (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Lilies is a British period-drama television series, written by Heidi Thomas, which ran for one eight-episode series in early 2007 on BBC One. The show's tagline was "Liverpool, 1920. Three girls on the edge of womanhood, a world on the ...
Style: touching, serious, realistic, sincere, sexy ...
Plot: family relations, post war, parents and children, youth, society, life is a bitch, family problems, working class, sister sister relationship, bittersweet, poverty, slum ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 20s
Place: liverpool, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Mountain Medic (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, Austria
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: A medic lives with his small and strange family between the mountains and every episode he comes across a situation with not only his patients but also his family and friends.
Style: tense, disturbing, enigmatic, twists and turns, bleak ...
Plot: doctor, mountain, hospital, family relations, heroes, twists & turns, husband wife relationship, rescue, danger, disorder, small town, culture clash ...
Place: alps
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Land Girls (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 225 min.
TV show
Story: The lives, loves and highs and lows of four members of the Women's Land Army working at the Hoxley Estate during World War II.
Style: realistic, captivating, atmospheric, psychological, serious
Audience: girls' night
Plot: wartime life, world war two, life is a bitch, military, family relations, strong female presence, soldier, friendship, rise and fall, love, siblings relations, friends ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 40s
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The Weissensee Saga (2010)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Germany
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Weissensee is a German television series. The series is set in East Berlin in 1980 and 1987 and follows two families.
Style: poignant, serious, compassionate, realistic, romantic ...
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Time: 80s
Place: east germany, berlin germany, east berlin, german democratic republic, germany
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Godunov (2018)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Russia
Duration: 52 min.
TV show
Story: The TV show is about the Godunov family, which covers the period from the reign of Ivan the Terrible to the accession of Mikhail Romanov to the throne.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, captivating, tense
Plot: czar, death, betrayal, rivalry, dishonesty, brutality, murder, friendship, mercenary, society, adaptation, danger ...
Time: 16th century, 17th century
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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National Treasure (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 192 min.
TV show
Story: Paul Finchley is a bona fide "national treasure", one half of a popular, long-running comedy double act. The famous comedian's world is thrown into chaos when he is accused of historic sexual abuse.
Style: twist ending, suspense, tense, suspenseful, twists and turns ...
Plot: court, trial, comedian, family relations, sexual assault, actor, rape accusation, husband wife relationship, unhappy ending, bad guy wins, father daughter relationship, rape ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Roots: The Next Generations (1979)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 840 min.
TV show
Story: The dramatization of Alex Haley's family line from post Civil War America to the writer's search for his roots.
Style: thought provoking, captivating, uplifting, epic, emotional ...
Plot: world war one, racism, american civil war, political unrest, culture clash, interracial relations, world war two, family relations, misfit, hopes, state affairs, bittersweet ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, 1910s, 1880s, 1960s ...
Place: africa, usa, alabama, tennessee
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Saboteurs (2015)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Norway, Denmark, UK, Czech Republic, Sweden
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: The story about the heavy water war unfolds during the prolouge, eruption and the end of the second world war. We follow the story of the the key personnel in the race of who develops the atomic bomb first.
Style: serious, captivating, suspenseful, realistic, tense
Plot: world war two, atomic bomb, heroic mission, danger, ambition, inventions and discoveries, military, soldier, moral dilemma, bomb, resistance, chemistry ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 40s, 1930s
Place: norway, europe, germany, scotland, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Tenko (1981)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Australia, UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Based on real-life experiences, Tenko remains one of the most fondly remembered and acclaimed BBC dramas of the early 1980s. It follows a group of women, formerly comfortably well-off ex-pats living in Singapore, as they are captured by the Japanese ...
Plot: jungle, world war two, soldier, prison, nurse, torture, death, ship wreck, pow, prisoner of war camp, hotel, bombing ...
Time: 1940s
Place: singapore
⇓ similarity ⇓
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