Movies like Godland

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Godland (2022)
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Godland (2022)
Original name: Vanskabte Land
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark, Iceland, France, Sweden
Duration: 143 min.
Story: In the late 19th century, a young Danish priest travels to a remote part of Iceland to build a church and photograph its people. But the deeper he goes into the unforgiving landscape, the more he strays from his purpose, the mission and morality.
Plot: love, dog, horse, sea, volcano, snow, death, murder, volcanic eruption, beach, priest, church, journey, boat, funeral, river, piano, horse riding, chicken, nightmare, waterfall, language barrier, drowning, death by drowning, marriage ...
Place: iceland

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Eternity (2016)
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Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The story of the women and relationships that define a family across a century.
Style: touching, sincere, family saga, melancholic, sentimental
Plot: eternity, birth, family relations, family history, life & death, love, family values, loss of spouse, loss of child, widow, arranged marriage, loss of daughter ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century
Place: paris france
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Undercurrent (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Iceland
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The crew on board the fishing vessel Undercurrent RE 29 has become uncomfortably numb with its never ending routine of week long tours at sea. Then, during one dark and dreary night this routine is shaken to its foundation when one of the most solid ...
Style: tense, serious, psychological, suspenseful, realistic ...
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Siembra (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Colombia, Germany
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A man and his son move from the Pacific coast of Colombia to Cali, but have a difficult time adapting to the city. When his son is killed, the father must go through the hard process of grief while trying to find roots in a place that does not ...
Plot: pig, death, church, funeral, death of son, dog, loss of son, singing, fireworks, coffin, female director
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Metalhead (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Iceland
Duration: 97 min.
Story: It's the year 1970 and as Black Sabbath record their first album and mark the birth of Heavy Metal, Hera Karlsdottir is born on the cowshed floor at her parents farm in rural Iceland. The years of her youth are carefree until a tragedy ...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, art house, gothic
Audience: teens, teen drama
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Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: iceland, europe
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Diary of a Chambermaid (2015)
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Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 96 min.
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Style: realistic, stylized, serious, sexy, sexual
Audience: girls' night
Plot: master and servant, master servant relationship, maid, chambermaid, power relations, social differences, class differences, murder, nightmare, seaside, society, silver ...
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Place: france, normandy
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Sparrow (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, Japan
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Catania, Sicilia 1854. A serious epidemic of cholera is hitting the region. Maria a 16 years old novice leaves her convent and returns her home to avoid contamination. Here she finds a difficult situation, in fact her stepmother and her half-sisters ...
Style: erotic
Plot: cholera, religion, dog, sister sister relationship, love triangle, priest, love, catholic, catholic priest, catholic church, nun, mother superior ...
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The Reject (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Serbia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A man whose life is on the verge of collapse looks for new inspiration in this drama from Serbian filmmaker Milos Radivojevic. On was once a reporter, but now makes his living working as a public relations man for a banking firm. On is in his ...
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Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden, Denmark
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Story: Torun and Mikael have been married for a few years. When vacationing on the Danish coast, their young son Melker accidentally drowns. Torun initially blames her sister, who was supposed to supervise her children. Later she turns her anger and grief ...
Plot: guilt, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, divorce, family relations, mourning, sea, adultery, extramarital affair, sister sister relationship, death of son, beach ...
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Landscape in the Mist (1988)
Genre: Drama
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Duration: 127 min.
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Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 113 min.
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Genre: Drama
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Duration: 112 min.
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Genre: Drama
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Duration: 105 min.
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Hold Me Tight (2021)
Genre: Drama
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Duration: 97 min.
Story: She is gone, she left husband and children… Or on the contrary.
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Maryline (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 107 min.
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Leave Us Alone (1975)
Genre: Drama
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41%
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Corpus Christi (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland, France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The story of a 20-year-old Daniel who experiences a spiritual transformation while living in a Youth Detention Center. He wants to become a priest but this is impossible because of his criminal record. When he is sent to work at a carpenter’s ...
Style: art house, sincere, ambiguous ending, thought provoking, touching ...
Audience: teens
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Place: poland, eastern europe
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