Movies like The Tear of the Cold

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The Tear of the Cold (2004)
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The Tear of the Cold (2004)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Iran
Duration: 96 min.
Story: During the Iran-Iraq war,a soldier and a Kurdish girl come to a new understanding of the notion of animosity despite their supposedly opposite circumstances.
Plot: love, death, soldier, iraq iran war, kurd, minefield, degradation, racist insult, racist comment, racist remark
Place: iran

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Most similar movies to The Tear of the Cold

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, sincere and rough films with plots about soldier, death, poverty, society, wartime life, danger and village mostly in Drama, War and Romance genres. Some movies like The Tear of the Cold: M for Mother (2006), Girls of the Sun (2018), Born Under Libra (2000), The Night Bus (2007), Breath (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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M for Mother (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Iran
Duration: 113 min.
Story: What appears to be a grand love story turns sour when parents-to-be discover that their unborn child will likely be born with serious birth defects, as a result of the mother's exposure to chemical weapons during the Iran-Iraq war. The father ...
Plot: iraq iran war, suicide, death of mother, concert, politician, divorce, violin, sick child, cancer, poverty
Place: iran
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Girls of the Sun (2018)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: France, Belgium, Georgia, Switzerland
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Bahar, the commanding officer of the Daughters of the Sun, a battalion made up entirely of Kurdish female soldiers, is on the cusp of liberating their town, which has been overrun by ISIS extremists.
Plot: kurd, isis, extremist, partisan, islam, ak 47, female reporter, woman with a gun, girl fight, guerilla warfare, muslim, submachine gun ...
Place: kurdistan, middle east
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58%
Born Under Libra (2000)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Iran
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Divided by student protests and conflicting politics, college lovers Daniel and Mahtab are separated when Daniel flees Tehran. But Mahtab follows, travelling south to his village. As the lovers reunite and head back to Tehran, they find themselves ...
Plot: father daughter relationship, martyr, girlfriend, moon, university student, hijab, boyfriend, iraq iran war
Place: iran
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The Night Bus (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Iran
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The film, which is in sharp monochrome, relates the story of a twenty-four-hour-long journey of two young Iranian soldiers (Issā and Emād) and a civilian driver (Amu Rahim) transporting thirty-eight Iraqi prisoners of war, taken from behind the ...
Plot: pow, poverty, persian, young soldier, child soldier, iranian, bus, death, martyrdom, martyr, love letter, iraq iran war ...
Place: iran
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45%
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Breath (2016)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy, War
Country: Iran
Duration: 112 min.
Story: We are taken care of when we are children and we do not know as much as when we are older. There is less to worry about. But it does not mean the things that are important to us as children have less significance. You see, for Scruffy, despite that ...
Plot: poverty, child, surrealism, iraq iran war, iranian
Place: iran
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42%
A Time for Drunken Horses (2000)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Iran
Duration: 80 min.
Story: After their father dies, a family of five are forced to survive on their own in a Kurdish village on the border of Iran and Iraq. Matters are made worse when 12 year old Ayoub, the new head of the family, is told that his handicapped brother, Madi, ...
Style: bleak, realistic, rough, sincere, serious ...
Plot: kurd, orphan, siblings relations, smuggling, family relations, life is a bitch, youth, village, family in crisis, parents and children, village life, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 90s
Place: iraq, iran, middle east, kurdistan, tokyo ...
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39%
From Karkheh to Rhine (1993)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Iran
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Saeed who is suffering from injuries that he received in the Iran-Iraq War, is sent to Germany for treatments. In Germany, he meets his sister and her German husband. Saeed and his sister who have not had any relations in many years try to ...
Plot: police, airport, chemotherapy, leukemia, flashback, brother sister relationship, slap, church, blindness, wound, war veteran, hospital ...
Place: iran, germany
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38%
Marooned in Iraq (2002)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Iran
Duration: 100 min.
Story: During the war between Iran and Iraq, a group of Iranian Kurd musicians set off on an almost impossible mission. They will try to find Hanareh, a singer with a magic voice who crossed the border and may now be in danger in the Iraqi Kurdistan. As in ...
Style: serious, sincere, sentimental, realistic
Plot: musician's life, military, orphan, daring rescue, escapades, treasure hunt, self discovery, military life, friendship, parents and children, on the road, estrangement ...
Place: iraq, iran, middle east, kurdistan
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Bashu, the Little Stranger (1989)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Iran
Duration: 120 min.
Story: During the Iran-Iraq War, Bashu, a young boy loses his house and all his family. Scared, he sneaks into a truck that is leaving the area. He gets off the truck in the Northern part of the country, where everything from landscape to language is ...
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: racism, on the road, wartime life, adventure, heroes, young heroes, orphan, village life, village, death in the family, culture clash, adoption ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: iran
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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The Fear (2015)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A young soldier testifies of his thoughts about the first world war, between disillusion, fear and hate, following his path through the letters he sends to his lover.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, rough, exciting
Plot: world war one, battlefield, military, soldier, bombing, army, youth, hiding, self mutilation, death of friend, love, desperation ...
Time: 1910s, year 1914, year 1915, year 1916, year 1917
Place: france
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30%
Summer of '44 - The Lost Generation (2017)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Germany, Czech Republic
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Summer 1944, Schwäbisch Hall. Contrary to the war propaganda and the decreed heroism, the 16-year-old boys dream of Swing music, sex and freedom - and of Lore, the air force helper from the air base, who attracts all eyes in her red swimsuit. At ...
Style: psychological, suspense, suspenseful, captivating, tense ...
Plot: friendship, nazi germany, teenager, public humiliation, father son relationship, coming of age, boy, danger, youth, german soldier, friends, love and romance ...
Time: year 1944, 1940s
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Bunker (2014)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Two isolated Canadian soldiers come to grip with a difficult order: launch a nuclear strike against the former USSR, some 25 years after the end of the Cold War.
Plot: soldier, cold war, canadian, bunker, isolation, cold war era, french canadian, post cold war, nuclear war
Place: canada
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28%
The Patience Stone (2012)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Afghanistan, France, Germany, UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A woman in an unnamed, war-torn Middle Eastern country delivers an engrossing, emotional monologue to her comatose husband, in novelist and filmmaker Atiq Rahimi's poetic and politically charged allegory based on his award-winning novel. (TIFF)
Style: sincere, disturbing, rough, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: danger, life is a bitch, sexual abuse, injustice, resentment, family problems, couple relations, couples, society, mother daughter relationship, coma, poverty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: afghanistan, middle east
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28%
Carriage to Vienna (1966)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A WW2 story of a young Austrian soldier running from the Russian army and a woman whom he forces to come along in order to save his wounded mate.
Style: dark
Plot: shooting, burial, forest, knife, tree, widow, woman, wound, cart, undressing, wounded, weapons ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s
Place: czechoslovakia
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27%
The Last Grenade (1970)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: British mercenaries (Stanley Baker, Alex Cord) finish their Congo feud in Hong Kong, with a woman (Honor Blackman) caught in the middle.
Plot: soldier, mercenary, betrayal, grenade, revenge, murder, abrupt ending
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Klim Voroshilov-2 Tank (1990)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Tank Klim Voroshilov 2
Style: disturbing, sincere, touching, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: great patriotic war, tank, world war two, death, danger, battlefield, wartime, military life, soldier, wartime life, eastern front, nazi ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s
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26%
The Nun and the Sergeant (1962)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A weary sergeant in Korea commands military prisoners on a dangerous mission and is joined by a nun and a group of schoolgirls in enemy territory.
Style: bleak, serious, realistic
Plot: society, military, clergy, soldier, war, attempted rape, nun, u.s. marine corps, shrine, korean war, coward, death ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Foreign Fields (2000)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Denmark
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When Jacob takes a job escorting wealthy adventurers through Bosnia, he is horrified to learn the "tourists" plan to participate in the conflict.
Plot: bosnian war, forest, dead children, taxi, dead boy, orphanage, soldier, hanging, gallows, hotel, village, camera ...
Place: bosnia herzegovina, bosnia, denmark
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Soldat blanc (2014)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: France
Duration: 146 min.
Story: A muggy Saigon, late 1945. Stationed at a military camp in French Indochina, two young men--Robert and André--become close friends as they share the boredom and excitement of waiting for their first mission. But when they discover that instead of ...
Plot: soldier, french army, battles, pow, gun, skinny dipping, period piece, male nudity, pubic hair, battle
Place: vietnam, indochina
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26%
Turtles Can Fly (2004)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Iran, France, Iraq
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Turtles can fly tells the story of a group of young children near the Turkey-Iran border. They clean up mines and wait for the Saddam regime to fall.
Style: sincere, bleak, rough, atmospheric, emotional ...
Audience: teens
Plot: childhood, village, rape, suicide, orphan, blind character, refugee, suicide attempt, camp, survival, fall in love, wartime life ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century
Place: kurdistan, iraq, middle east, iran, turkey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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I See the Sun (1965)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 82 min.
Story: In Georgia during WWII Zurikela, an orphan boy, meets Khatia, a blind girl, and vows to help her to see again.
Plot: female director, soldier, russian, surgery, village, knife, orphan, fight, eyesight, mentally challenged, hopes, world war two ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Boutique (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Iran
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A clothing store worker (Jahan) meets a poor girl named Eti. Jahan tries to help the girl and solve her problems, but…
Style: touching, serious, realistic, sincere, gloomy ...
Plot: lifestyle, friendship, bittersweet, love and romance, downfall, couples, designer, life is a bitch, store, youth, friends, down on your luck ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: iran
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Ottoman Lieutenant (2017)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Turkey, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Lillie, a determined American woman, ventures overseas to join Dr. Jude at a remote medical mission in the Ottoman Empire (now Turkey). However, Lillie soon finds herself at odds with Jude and the mission’s founder, Woodruff, when she falls for ...
Style: disturbing, captivating, tense, thought provoking
Plot: world war one, nurse, lieutenant, love, armenian, soldier, hospital, self discovery, female protagonist, danger, horse chase, operating room ...
Time: 1910s, year 1914
Place: ottoman empire, istanbul turkey, america, turkey, philadelphia
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25%
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Blackboards (2000)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Iran, Italy, Japan
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Itinerant Kurdish teachers, carrying blackboards on their backs, look for students in the hills and villages of Iran, near the Iraqi border during the Iran-Iraq war. Said falls in with a group of old men looking for their bombed-out village; he ...
Style: touching, sincere, thought provoking, serious, realistic ...
Plot: survival, wartime life, dedicated educator, life is a bitch, danger, hopes, obsessive quest, realism, on the road, teachers and students, uneducated, wandering ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: iran, middle east, kurdistan
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24%
Gitmek: My Marlon and Brando (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Turkey
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Ayça and Hama Ali are together in spirit, but divided by geography. With the outbreak of the Iraq War leaving him stranded, she embarks on an odyssey from Turkey to be reunited with him.
Style: cinema verite
Plot: kurd, iraq war, oppression, bureaucracy, turk, male female relationship, prejudice, border, tragedy, love
Place: turkey, kurdistan, iran, iraq
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Diplomacy (2014)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The night of August 24, 1944. The fate of Paris is in the hands of General von Choltitz, governor of Grand Paris, who is preparing, on Hitler’s orders, to blow up the French capital. The descendent of a long line of Prussian military men, the ...
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, talky
Plot: world war two, soldier, wartime life, disobey, danger, race against time, diplomacy, french resistance, sabotage, destruction of city, demolished city, german occupation ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, year 1944
Place: paris france, france, europe, sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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Battle Scars (2015)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Every Marine has a story, some they're proud of, other they'd rather forget. After coming home from his tour of duty in Afghanistan suffering from PTSD, Luke Stephens wants nothing more than to forget. What happens when our soldiers come ...
Plot: post traumatic stress disorder, marine, soldier
Place: afghanistan
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
A Bullet for Rommel (1969)
Genre: War, Drama
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 104 min.
Story: During World War II, a tough officer organizes a commando raid into Germany.
Plot: commando, commando raid, blood, shot to death, mission, airplane, commando mission, general, military, woman, pilot, explosion ...
Time: 20th century, year 1944, 1940s
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 3.8
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The Great War (2019)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: In November of 1918 as World War I was ending, a unit of American soldiers goes behind enemy lines to find a lost platoon of African American soldiers.
Style: serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war one, soldier, trench warfare, battles, military life, wartime life, infantrymen, battlefield, combat, army, war violence, military ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s, year 1918
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.6
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The Wars (1983)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Canada, West Germany
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Robert Ross lives a protected adolescence in a well-off Toronto suburb. Secretive and withdrawn, he shares his thoughts only with his sister Rowena, who is mentally disabled. He feels compassion for his weak and conventional father. He avoids any ...
Plot: death of daughter, mother daughter relationship, rite of passage, anti authority, horse, rabbit, battlefield, father son relationship, symbolism, handicapped, family relations, battles ...
Place: toronto ontario canada
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22%