Anti fascist movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant anti fascist movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, captivating, political, thought provoking and talky films and TV shows about / with anti fascist, world war two, fascism, politics, death, fascist, nazi, husband wife relationship, society and rebellion plots mostly in Drama, War and History genres shot in USA, France, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as anti fascist: The White Rose (1982), Imperium (2016), The Edelweiss Pirates (2004), The Anarchist's Wife (2008), 13 Minutes (2015), The Moon and the Stars (2007), In Praise of Older Women (1997), Salvador (2006), What to Do in Case of Fire? (2001), Uprising (2001).

List of anti fascist movies

The White Rose (1982)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, History, Thriller, War
Country: West Germany
Duration: 125 min.
Story: During the Second World War, a small group of students at Munich University begin to question the decisions and sanity of Germany's Nazi government. The students form a resistance cell which they name the "White Rose" after a ...
Style: bleak, thought provoking, sexy, enigmatic, biting ...
Plot: world war two, nazi, anti fascist, war, rebellion, resistance, death sentence, jewish, russian, gangsters, culture clash, courage ...
Time: 1920s, year 1943, 1940s, 20th century
Place: germany, berlin germany, california, europe, munich germany ...
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Imperium (2016)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Nate Foster, a young, idealistic FBI agent, goes undercover to take down a radical white supremacy terrorist group. The bright up-and-coming analyst must confront the challenge of sticking to a new identity while maintaining his real principles as ...
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, political, realistic, intense ...
Plot: skinhead, racism, terrorism, neo nazi, fbi, gangsters, gang, undercover, organized crime, fascism, investigation, genocide ...
Time: 70s, year 1969
Place: washington d.c., usa
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The Edelweiss Pirates (2004)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Germany, Netherlands
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Im Kölner Stadtteil Ehrenfeld lebt eine Gruppe von Arbeiterkindern kurz vor Ende des Zweiten Weltkriegs ihren ganz eigenen Alltag. Die selbsternannten „Edelweißpiraten“ träumen von einer gerechten Welt und sehnen sich nach der unbeschwerten ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, captivating, tense, serious ...
Plot: resistance, nazi germany, wartime life, world war two, rebellion, human spirit, young heroes, confined, against humanity, idealism, life is a bitch, rebelliousness ...
Time: 1940s, post world war two, year 1944, 20th century
Place: germany, europe
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The Anarchist's Wife (2008)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Germany, Spain, France
Duration: 112 min.
Story: "The Anarchist's Wife" is the story of Manuela who is left behind when her husband Justo fights for his ideals against Franco's Nationalists during the Spanish Civil War. He is deported to a concentration camp, and upon his ...
Style: captivating, psychological, disturbing
Plot: spanish civil war, civil war, world war two, fascism, anarchist, anarchism, anti fascist, anti nazi, love story, love affair, wartime life, life is a bitch ...
Place: south of france, madrid
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13 Minutes (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: Germany, Italy
Duration: 114 min.
Story: The breath-taking story of a man who nearly would have changed the world. 1939, when Hitler tricked millions of people at the height of his power, one said a radical No: Georg Elser, disparaged as an assassin, is one of the greatest resistance ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, tense
Plot: nazi germany, hitler, nazi, battered woman, world war two, gestapo, resistance fighter, anti fascist, assassination attempt, corporal punishment, infidelity, public speaking ...
Time: year 1939, 1930s, pre world war two, year 1932, year 1934 ...
Place: germany, munich germany, europe, switzerland, berlin germany
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The Moon and the Stars (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Italy, UK, Hungary
Duration: 102 min.
Story: 1939: Rome stands on the brink of World War II. In the midst of this political and social tension famed producer Davide Rieta is making a major film. The two lead actors, the German woman Kristina Baumgarten and the English man James Clavel ace each ...
Style: touching, captivating, sexy, psychological, light ...
Plot: world war two, soldier, movie star, nazi officer, war hero, aristocrat, anti fascist, dancing, unrequited love, betrayal, war, male nudity ...
Time: year 1939
Place: rome italy
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In Praise of Older Women (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In the turmoil of the Spanish Civil War, a young man comes of age sexually, through a string of relationships with a wide range of mature, older women.
Style: sexy, erotic, realistic, serious, sincere ...
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, older woman teenage boy sex, frontline, spanish civil war, love, age-gap relationship, civil war, relationships, coming of age, politics, prostitute, seduction ...
Time: 90s, year 1936
Place: spain, europe, italy, barcelona
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Salvador (2006)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Spain, UK
Duration: 134 min.
Story: The story of Salvador Puig Antich, one of the last political prisoners to be executed under Franco's Fascist State in 1974.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, rough, thought provoking, realistic ...
Plot: anarchist, dictatorship, politics, legal, legal investigation, rebellion, against humanity, missing person, demonstration, rebelliousness, fighting the system, state affairs ...
Time: 70s, year 1974
Place: spain, barcelona, iberian peninsula, europe
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What to Do in Case of Fire? (2001)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 101 min.
Story: What To Do In Case of Fire? tells the humorous and touching story of six former creative anarchists who lived as house squatters in Berlin during its heyday in the 80s when Berlin was still an island in the middle of the former eastern Germany. At ...
Style: political, compassionate, melancholic, talky, realistic ...
Plot: politics, friendship, bomb, fighting the system, terrorism, investigation, suspense, unlikely friendships, destiny, radical, anarchist, political unrest ...
Time: 80s, 90s, year 1987, 2000s
Place: germany, berlin germany, rio de janeiro, brazil, europe
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Uprising (2001)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 177 min.
Story: Jews rise up in the Warsaw Ghetto against the Nazis in 1943.
Style: uplifting, captivating, serious, rough, political ...
Plot: holocaust, world war two, jewish ghetto, rebellion, human spirit, anti semitism, life is a bitch, survival, wartime life, against humanity, politics, society ...
Time: post world war two, 1940s, 20th century, year 1943
Place: germany, europe, warsaw poland, poland
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The Garden of the Finzi-Continis (1970)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Italy, West Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In late 1930s Ferrara, Italy, the Finzi-Continis are a leading family: wealthy, aristocratic, and urbane; they are also Jewish. Their adult children, Micol and Alberto, gather a diverse circle of friends for tennis and parties at their villa with ...
Style: thought provoking, disturbing, compassionate, breathtaking, emotional ...
Plot: fascism, holocaust, world war two, anti semitism, jewish, assassination, tennis, family relations, unrequited love, brother sister relationship, family life, life is a bitch ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 1930s, 19th century
Place: italy, poland, germany, israel, europe ...
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KLK an PTX – Die Rote Kapelle (1971)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: East Germany
Duration: 178 min.
Story: East German film about the history of Red Orchestra, a real life German pro-Soviet spy ring created after the rise of Hitler that turned into a resistance movement led by a leftist Nazi officer, Harro Schulze-Boysen, and Arvid Harnack.
Plot: resistance, world war two, spy, hitler, nazi officer, fascism, resistance movement, nazi, communist, espionage, nazi germany, german history ...
Place: berlin germany
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Dialogues of the Exiled (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Chile, France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Chilean exiles in Paris discuss the problems facing them. They kidnap and attempt to re-educate a touring singer from their fatherland.
Plot: exile, singer, kidnapping, absurdism, anti fascist, dishonesty, anti fascism, guitarist, refugee, solidarity, radical, diaspora ...
Time: 70s
Place: paris france, chile
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The Assassination (1965)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Thriller, War
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The assassination of Heydrich in Prague during WWII.
Plot: world war two, man on a mission, czech history, hiding place, soldier, betrayal, train, riding a bicycle, friendship between men, horse riding, secret, false identity ...
Time: 1940s, year 1941, year 1942
Place: central europe, czechoslovakia, berlin germany, prague
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That Instant, That While (1981)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Autumn 1944. A doctor is accused in the collaboration with the Nazis and found guilty...
Plot: world war two, painting, doctor, revenge, waiter, dog, on the run, little boy, husband wife relationship, nazism, nurse, small town ...
Time: 1940s, year 1944
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Operation: Daybreak (1975)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Czechoslovakia, Yugoslavia, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Czechoslovakia, 1942. Three brave Czech patriots risk everything to rid their country of its brutal Nazi leader, SS-General Reinhard Heydrich.
Style: serious, realistic, bleak, suspenseful
Plot: world war two, czech history, spy, espionage, holocaust, secret mission, nazi, wartime, luftwaffe, man on a mission, nazi germany, assassination ...
Time: 1940s, year 1941, year 1942
Place: prague, czech republic, europe, england, czechoslovakia ...
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Bethune: The Making of a Hero (1990)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance, War
Country: Canada, China, France
Duration: 168 min.
Story: True story of Norman Bethune, a medical doctor who fought for justice in China during Mao's rise to power.
Style: realistic, serious, thought provoking, epic, exciting ...
Plot: fascism, military, evacuation, politics, world war two, human spirit, japanese history, hopes, idealism, rebellion, media, revolution ...
Time: 1930s, 1920s, pre world war two
Place: china, spain, asia, russia, madrid ...
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Beware of Greeks Bearing Guns (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Drama
Country: Australia, Greece
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Manos, a Greek school teacher, is forced to travel to Melbourne, Australia when the man who murdered his grandfather 57 years ago surfaces there. While the reluctant Manos is tutored in the art of revenge by old friend Stephanos, he also attempts to ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, captivating
Plot: vengeance, twins, murder, teacher, vigilantism, rivalry, family relations, couples, couple relations, old friend, fascism, vendetta ...
Time: 20th century, 2000s, year 1971, year 1943
Place: australia, melbourne australia, hellas, greece, crete
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The Keep (1983)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Nazis take over an ancient fortress that contains a mysterious entity that wreaks havoc and death upon them.
Style: surreal, gothic, scary, atmospheric, dark ...
Audience: teens
Plot: world war two, demon, supernatural, nazi, magic, monster, ss, vampire, surrealism, cult, good versus evil, military ...
Time: 80s, year 1941
Place: germany, romania, black sea, bucharest, transylvania ...
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Catch-22 (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: A bombardier in World War II tries desperately to escape the insanity of the war. However, sometimes insanity is the only sane way to cope with a crazy situation. Catch-22 is a parody of a "military mentality" and of a bureaucratic society ...
Style: surreal, funny, absurd, dark, biting ...
Plot: world war two, anti war, satire, military, bomber, aviation, airplane, rebellion, war, suspense, soldier, bomb ...
Time: 1940s, 70s, year 1944, 20th century
Place: sardinia, alexandria egypt, rome italy, new york, italy ...
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Christ Stopped at Eboli (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 150 min.
Story: In the fascist Italy of 1935, a painter trained as a doctor is exiled to a remote region near Eboli. Over time, he learns to appreciate the beauty and wisdom of the peasants, and to overcome his isolation.
Style: thought provoking, uplifting, serious, realistic, touching ...
Plot: fascism, artist, world war two, world war one, anarchist, solar eclipse, italian fascism, politics, village, priest, peasant, injustice ...
Time: 1930s, year 1935, year 1936
Place: italy, naples italy, europe, new york, turin italy ...
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Anthropoid (2016)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, History, Romance, Thriller, War
Country: Czech Republic, UK, USA, France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: In December 1941, Czech soldier Jozef Gabčík and Jan Kubiš parachute into their occupied homeland to assassinate Nazi officer Reinhard Heydrich
Style: factual, realistic, clever, emotional, dramatic ...
Plot: nazi, world war two, assassination, nazi occupation, gestapo, conspiracy, torture, third reich, friendship between men, suspicion, repression, war ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s, year 1938, year 1942
Place: germany, prague, berlin germany, england, israel ...
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The Baader Meinhof Complex (2008)
Genre: Action, Biography, Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: Germany, France, Czech Republic
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Der Baader Meinhof Komplex depicts the political turmoil in the period from 1967 to the bloody "Deutschen Herbst" in 1977. The movie approaches the events based on Stefan Aust's standard work on Die Rote Armee Fraktion (RAF). The ...
Style: political, bleak, realistic, harsh, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: terrorism, revolution, politics, anti war, bomb, revolutionary, journalist, prison, idealism, protest, rebellion, court ...
Time: 70s, 60s, 20th century, year 1972, year 1977 ...
Place: germany, berlin germany, west berlin west germany, east germany, israel ...
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Blame it on Fidel (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A 9-year-old girl weathers big changes in her household as her parents become radical political activists in 1970-71 Paris.
Style: realistic, serious, sentimental, emotional, touching ...
Plot: politics, coming of age, radical, family problems, family life, political unrest, journalism, hopes, state affairs, immigrants, parents and children, dysfunctional family ...
Time: 70s
Place: france, cuba, paris france, europe, chile ...
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Underground (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, War
Country: Federal Republic of Yugoslavia, France, Germany, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Hungary, UK, USA
Duration: 167 min.
Story: Black marketeers Marko and Blacky manufacture and sell weapons to the Communist resistance in WWII Belgrade, living the good life along the way. Marko's surreal duplicity propels him up the ranks of the Communist Party, and he eventually ...
Style: absurd, cynical, art house, political, satirical ...
Plot: world war two, surrealism, war, communism, satire, greed, freedom, lie, culture clash, genocide, propaganda, tragedy ...
Time: 1940s, 60s, 90s, year 1941, post world war two
Place: former yugoslavia, balkan, eastern europe, poland, germany ...
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A Special Day (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The film is set during the late 1930s: the occasion is the first meeting between Mussolini and Hitler. Left alone in her tenement home when her fascist husband runs off to attend the historic event, Sophia Loren strikes up a friendship with her ...
Style: psychological, philosophical, cerebral, sexy, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: fascism, italian fascism, housewife, neighbor, lgbt, world war two, gay, homosexuality, homosexual, nazi, gays and lesbians, politics ...
Time: 1930s, year 1938, 20th century, pre world war two
Place: rome italy, italy
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Not the Nine O'Clock News (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Attention, comedy fans: NOT THE NINE O'CLOCK NEWS is the real thing. This is scathing, no-holds-barred Brit humor at its best. Rapid-fire skits starring Rowan Atkinson (Mr. Bean) are as politically incorrect as they are side-bustingly funny, ...
Style: humorous, political, sitcom, parody, realistic ...
Plot: satire, political satire, sketch show, disorder, news, media, artists and showbiz, media satire, silly humor, fake news report, tv news, british ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century
Place: england, europe, united kingdom
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Atlas Shrugged: Part I (2011)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A powerful railroad executive, Dagny Taggart, struggles to keep her business alive while society is crumbling around her. Based on the 1957 novel by Ayn Rand.
Style: thought provoking, stylized, serious, philosophical, talky ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: distopia, capitalism, economics, politics, corruption, greed, capitalist, idealism, workplace, human spirit, society, totalitarianism ...
Time: future, year 2017, year 2016
Place: usa, new york, russia, colorado
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Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Returning for his fifth year of study at Hogwarts, Harry is stunned to find that his warnings about the return of Lord Voldemort have been ignored. Left with no choice, Harry takes matters into his own hands, training a small group of students – ...
Style: exciting, scenic, tense, entertaining, fairy tale ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, pre-teens, chick flick ...
Plot: magic, witch, magical, harry potter, school, wizards, chosen one, wizards and magicians, supernatural, boarding school, best friends, supernatural ability ...
Time: 90s, year 1995, year 1994, year 1996, 21st century
Place: england, london, europe, scotland
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The Passion of Ayn Rand (1999)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The rather eccentric (especially in her thinking) author of "The Fountainhead" and "Atlas Shrugged" becomes involved with a much younger, and married man... to the dismay of those close to her.
Style: political, captivating, realistic, serious, emotional ...
Plot: writers, infidelity, philosopher, individualism, russian woman, art, marriage, psychologist, age-gap relationship, couples, teacher, dancing ...
Time: 50s, 60s, 70s, 80s, 1940s
Place: california, los angeles, new york, manhattan new york city
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