Movies Most Similar to Memoir of War (2017)

Movies to watch if you like Memoir of War (2017).

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Testament of Youth (2014)

Starring: Alicia Vikander, Kit Harington, Taron Egerton, Dominic West
Duration: 2h 9mins
Genres: Biography, Drama, History

In 1914, Vera Brittain wants to escape her traditional family in Buxton by attending Oxford University with her younger brother Edward and his friends at Uppingham School, Roland Leighton and Victor Richardson.
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That Night in Varennes (1982)

Starring: Jean-Louis Barrault, Marcello Mastroianni, Hanna Schygulla, Harvey Keitel
Duration: 2h 30mins
Genres: Drama, History

That Night in Varennes (Italian: Il mondo nuovo; French: La Nuit de Varennes) is a 1982 French-Italian drama film directed by Ettore Scola.
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Being Flynn (2012)

Starring: Paul Dano, Robert De Niro, Julianne Moore, Olivia Thirlby
Duration: 1h 42mins
Genres: Drama

Nick Flynn (Dano) is an aspiring writer who works at a homeless shelter where his estranged father Jonathan (De Niro) is a client.
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Saint Laurent (2014)

Starring: Gaspard Ulliel, Jérémie Renier, Louis Garrel, Léa Seydoux
Duration: 2h 30mins
Genres: Biography, Drama, Romance

The film tells the story of the fashion designer Yves Saint Laurent at the peak of his career between 1967 and 1976.
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Cet Amour-là (2001)

Genres: Drama

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The Diving Bell and the Butterfly (2007)

Starring: Mathieu Amalric, Emmanuelle Seigner, Marie-Josée Croze, Anne Consigny
Duration: 1h 52mins
Genres: Biography, Drama

The first third of the film is told from the main character's, Jean-Dominique Bauby (Mathieu Amalric), or Jean-Do as his friends call him, first person perspective.
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The Lover (1992)

Starring: Jane March, Tony Ka Fai Leung, Frédérique Meininger, Arnaud Giovaninetti
Duration: 1h 55mins
Genres: Biography, Drama, Romance

The Lover (French: L'Amant) is a 1992 drama film produced by Claude Berri and directed by Jean-Jacques Annaud.
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Francofonia (2015)

Starring: Louis-Do de Lencquesaing, Benjamin Utzerath, Vincent Nemeth, Johanna Korthals Altes
Duration: 1h 28mins
Genres: Drama, History

Francofonia is a 2015 internationally co-produced drama film directed by Alexander Sokurov.
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Carry on Abroad (1972)

Starring: Sidney James, Kenneth Williams, Charles Hawtrey, Joan Sims
Duration: 1h 28mins
Genres: Comedy

The film opens with pub landlord and frequent holidaymaker Vic Flange (Sid James) openly flirting with the sassy saucepot widow Sadie Tompkins (Barbara Windsor) as his battleaxe wife, Cora (Joan Sims), looks on with disdain.
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India Song (1975)

Starring: Delphine Seyrig, Michael Lonsdale, Mathieu Carrière, Claude Mann
Duration: 2h 0mins
Genres: Drama, Fantasy, Romance

Anne-Marie Stretter (Delphine Seyrig) is the wife of the French ambassador in India in the 1930s.
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Army of Crime (2009)

Starring: Simon Abkarian, Virginie Ledoyen, Robinson Stévenin, Lola Naymark
Duration: 2h 19mins
Genres: Drama, History, War

In Paris during the German occupation, resistance movements develop, including some by immigrants.
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The Pianist (2002)

Starring: Adrien Brody, Thomas Kretschmann, Frank Finlay, Emilia Fox
Duration: 2h 30mins
Genres: Biography, Drama, Music

In September 1939, Władysław Szpilman, a Polish-Jewish pianist, is playing live on the radio in Warsaw when the station is bombed during Nazi Germany's invasion of Poland.
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Colonia (2015)

Starring: Emma Watson, Daniel Brühl, Michael Nyqvist, Richenda Carey
Duration: 1h 50mins
Genres: Biography, Drama, History

In 1973, Daniel and Lena, a young German couple, become entangled in a Chilean military coup at a time when supporters of deposed President Salvador Allende are getting rounded up by the military under General Augusto Pinochet.
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Carbon (2017)

Starring: Benoît Magimel, Gringe, Idir Chender, Laura Smet
Duration: 1h 44mins
Genres: Crime, Thriller

Carbon (French: Carbone) is a 2017 French crime film directed by Olivier Marchal.
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Django (2017)

Starring: Reda Kateb, Cécile de France, Bea Palya, Bimbam Merstein
Duration: 1h 57mins
Genres: Biography, Drama, Music

Django is a 2017 French drama film about the life of Django Reinhardt, directed by Étienne Comar. It opened the 67th Berlin International Film Festival.
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