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The Celestine Prophecy (2006)
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The Celestine Prophecy (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Based on James Redfield's worldwide best-selling novel, The Celestine Prophecy is a spiritual adventure film chronicling the discovery of ancient scrolls in the rainforests of Peru. The prophecy and its nine key insights predict a worldwide awakening, arising within all religious traditions, that moves humanity toward a deeper experience of spirituality.
Style: exciting, tense, serious
Plot: adventure, jungle, prophecy, supernatural, heroes, clergy, obsessive quest, hopes, danger, society, heroic mission, escapades, supernatural romance, spirituality, conspiracy, romance, school, basketball, airplane, ghost, cat, teacher, motorcycle, religion, male female relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: peru, latin america

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, exciting and suspenseful films with plots about adventure, escapades, danger, heroes, jungle, society and survival mostly in Adventure, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like The Celestine Prophecy: Travelers and Magicians (2003), Last Flight Out (2004), Conversations with God (2006), Marco Polo (2007), The Royal Hunt of the Sun (1969). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Travelers and Magicians (2003)
Genre: Drama, Adventure
Country: Australia, Bhutan, UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A young government official, named Dondup, who is smitten with America (he even has a denim gho) dreams of escaping there while stuck in a beautiful but isolated village. He hopes to connect in the U.S. with a visa out of the country. He misses the ...
Style: captivating, atmospheric, serious, road movie
Plot: monk, storytelling, illusion, society, self discovery, culture clash, village, religions or cults, on the road, friendship, introspection, adventure ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Last Flight Out (2004)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Hot-shot pilot Dan Hogan is sent deep into the Colombian jungle to rescue missionary doctor Ann Williams. Caught between innocent villagers and a ruthless drug lord, Ann won't abandon the people she has come to love.
Style: uplifting, exciting, emotional, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: village, jungle, crimes, hopes, danger, drug dealing, human spirit, heroes, society, religions or cults, chases and races, cause and meaning ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: colombia, latin america, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Conversations with God (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: "Conversations with God" is the true story of Neale Donald Walsch that inspired and changed the lives of millions. The journey begins after he unexpectedly breaks his neck in a car accident and loses his job.
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: society, introspection, unemployment, redemption, human spirit, religions or cults, power relations, rich and poor, change of luck, hopes, rise to the top, radio station ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.1
 1K
Marco Polo (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Assigned to accompany two priests on a mission to convert the court of Kublai Khan to Christianity, Marco Polo is abandoned in the mountains when the priests, doubting the very existence of China, turn back. Polo eventually pushes bravely forth ...
Style: epic, realistic, captivating, exciting, atmospheric ...
Plot: adventurer, state affairs, adventure, danger, culture clash, heroes, escapades, heroic mission, hopes, vengeance, survival, orphan ...
Time: middle ages
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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The Royal Hunt of the Sun (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: The Spanish explorer Pizarro captures the Inca god-chief Atahualpa and promises to free him upon the delivery of a hoard of gold. But Pizarro finds himself torn between his desire for conquest and his sense of honor after friendship and respect ...
Style: tense, serious, realistic
Plot: escapades, state affairs, adventure, betrayal, treasure hunt, royal family, heroes, political unrest, dishonesty, obsessive quest, leadership, rivalry ...
Time: 16th century
Place: peru, latin america, europe, spain, south america ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 4.2
 270
Landslide (2005)
Genre: Drama, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Manhattan fireman Mark Decker visits, for the first time, his Steven in his ex Emma's new apartment in one of her dad Donald Richardson's development estates, at the foot of Diamand-back Mountain. But Don's ambitious executive Stewart ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: forces of nature, save the day, escapades, adventure, chases and races, danger, survival, race against time, pregnancy, heroes, father son relationship, explosion ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.1
 178
The Sea Wolf (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 179 min.
Story: The Sea-Wolf is based on a 1904 psychological adventure novel by American novelist Jack London, about a literary critic, who is survivor of an ocean collision. He then comes under the dominance of Wolf Larsen, the powerful and amoral sea captain who ...
Style: realistic, serious, tense, exciting
Plot: ship, lone wolves, escapades, adventure, social differences, isolation, tough heroes, ocean or sea, survival, self discovery, danger, sailing ...
Time: 20s, 1900s
Place: pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Blue Butterfly (2004)
Genre: Drama, Adventure
Country: Canada, USA, UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Based on a true story, The Blue Butterfly tells the story of a terminally ill 10-year-old boy whose dream is to catch the most beautiful butterfly on Earth, the mythic and elusive Blue Morpho. His mother persuades a renowned entomologist to take ...
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, touching
Plot: terminal illness, jungle, redemption, rain, butterfly, hopes, dangerous animal, child illness, parents and children, family relations, adventure, coming of age ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada, latin america, costa rica, central america
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 8.1
 26K
Fitzcarraldo (1982)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: West Germany, Peru
Duration: 158 min.
Story: Fitzcarraldo, a dreamer who plans to bring opera and Enrico Caruso to the South American jungles. With limited funding, he must figure out how to finance the opera house, and ultimately decides to capitalize on South America's rubber ...
Style: tense, stylized, exciting, offbeat, realistic ...
Plot: jungle, amazon, dreams, boat, human nature, native americans, god or devil, blind ambition, hopes, escapades, rainy, follow your dream ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century
Place: peru, latin america, south america, brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Where the River Runs Black (1986)
Genre: Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An orphaned boy who was raised in the Amazon jungle is brought back to civilization by a priest who knows his father.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic
Plot: jungle, priest, feral child, escapades, legends and myths, clergy, americana, rivalry, youth, wizards and magicians, young heroes, adventure ...
Time: 80s
Place: brazil, latin america, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Follow the River (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Mary Ingles is pregnant when she and her two sons are captured from their homestead in Virginia's Blue Ridge Mountains by Shawnee Indians. Her husband, Will, narrowly escapes death during the attack. Impressed by her grace under the pressure of ...
Style: realistic, exciting, serious, suspenseful, epic
Plot: native american white relationships, kidnapping, survival, wilderness, adventure, crimes, confined, americana, heroes, missing person, captivity, society ...
Time: 18th century
Place: usa, virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.2
 404
St. Helens (1981)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The movie begins with the volcano's awakening on March 20 and ends with its eruption on May 18, 1980
Style: serious, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: journalism, wilderness, forces of nature, escapades, adventure, danger, society, racism, evacuation, african american, resort, fire ...
Time: 80s, year 1980
Place: oregon, washington state
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.3
 743
Lionheart (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Hungary, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A young knight sets out to join King Richards crusaders. Along the way, he encounters The Black Prince who captures children and sells them as slaves to the Muslims. It is Robert Narra's sworn duty to protect the children and lead them to ...
Style: captivating, exciting, serious, disturbing
Audience: family outing, boys' night
Plot: violence, sword fight, folk hero, daring rescue, adventure, battles, rescue, state affairs, heroic mission, partners, obsessive quest, war hero ...
Time: middle ages
Place: france, europe, holy land, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Lost World (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA, Germany
Duration: 150 min.
Story: This Lost World is a splendid BBC TV dramatisation of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's famous adventure story. Bob Hoskins makes an unusually genial Professor Challenger, far less of a bully than Doyle's character, but his slightly stereotyped ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, captivating
Audience: family outing
Plot: dinosaur, adventure, jungle, rivalry, dangerous animal, heroic mission, escapades, danger, love triangle, uninhibited rivalry, heroes, scientist ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century, 1910s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Mosquito Coast (1986)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Allie Fox, an American inventor exhausted by the perceived danger and degradation of modern society, decides to escape with his wife and children to Belize. In the jungle, he tries with mad determination to create a utopian community with disastrous ...
Style: touching, suspenseful, realistic, thought provoking, tense ...
Plot: jungle, utopia, adventure, obsessive quest, danger, village life, village, dysfunctional family, power, nature, mental illness, thanksgiving ...
Time: 80s
Place: pennsylvania, usa, south america, latin america, central america
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
White Hunter Black Heart (1990)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A thinly fictionalized account of a legendary movie director, whose desire to hunt down an animal turns into a grim situation with his movie crew in Africa
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, touching, enigmatic ...
Plot: elephant, safari, obsession, adventure, wilderness, danger, escapades, friendship, obsessive quest, friends, showbiz, polish ...
Time: 1950s, 20th century, 50s
Place: africa, uganda, california, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Beyond the Next Mountain (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The story of how the Gospel of John changed the course of history for a tribe of headhunters.
Style: rough, realistic, captivating, serious, christian film
Plot: leadership, heroes, religions or cults, hopes, war, escapades, adventure, society, opposites attract, missionary, japanese army, university student ...
Time: 80s
Place: india, bombay india
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Daughter of the Sun God (1962)
Genre: Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: This adventure chronicles the exploits of an author/explorer on a trip to Peru to hunt for the missing uncle of his pretty young companion. Her archaeologist uncle disappeared while searching for a lost Incan city that he found upon an ancient map. ...
Style: serious
Plot: jungle, rivalry, treasure hunt, danger, heroes, adventurer, gang, inventions and discoveries, adventure, escapades, crimes, bandit ...
Time: 60s
Place: south america, peru, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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The Ghost and the Darkness (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Sir Robert Beaumont is behind schedule on a railroad in Africa. Enlisting noted engineer John Henry Patterson to right the ship, Beaumont expects results. Everything seems great until the crew discovers the mutilated corpse of the project's ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, atmospheric, realistic ...
Plot: dangerous animal, jungle, danger, adventure, culture clash, survival, swahili, colonialism, bridge, lion, escapades, heroes ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: africa, kenya
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.7
 514
Crusaders (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy, Germany
Duration: 194 min.
Story: Towards the end of the eleventh century, Pope Urban II announces a crusade against the Saracens, who have occupied the holy city of Jerusalem. Three young friends Richard, Peter and Andrew set off to join the crusading army.
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, epic
Plot: friendship, adventure, pope, war, battles, society, religions or cults, clergy, politics, state affairs, city life, escapades ...
Time: middle ages
Place: europe, holy land, israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Men with Guns (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Dr. Fuentes is a medical professor approaching his retirement and journeys to find old students, with sometimes disturbing results.
Style: touching, clever, serious, thought provoking, tense ...
Plot: politics, soldier, jungle, introspection, investigation, life is a bitch, hopes, golden years, rich and poor, power relations, intrigue, tourist ...
Time: 90s
Place: central america
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.6
 635
Stranded (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 173 min.
Story: A retelling of the classic Swiss Family Robinson story.
Style: serious, atmospheric, exciting, captivating
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: island, pirate, daring rescue, survival, danger, confined, family, escapades, wilderness, isolation, family in danger, ocean or sea ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Chac: The Rain God (1975)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Mexico, Panama
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Unique story of a village's attempts to solve drought by appealing to the powers of a mysterious mountain-dwelling diviner.
Style: serious, atmospheric, stylized, suspense
Plot: village, survival, obsessive quest, curses spells and rituals, adventure, escapades, miraculous event, legends and myths, hopes, village life, imaginary, starvation ...
Time: 70s
Place: mexico, latin america, guatemala, central america
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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The Sea Wolf (1993)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jack London's brutal Wolf Larson brings a shipwrecked aristocrat and a con woman aboard his doomed ship, the Ghost.
Style: rough, exciting, suspenseful, bleak, serious
Plot: danger, battles, tough heroes, friends, ocean or sea, psychopath, ghost, survival, ship, rivalry, military, heroes ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 3.9
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Hotel Colonial (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Mexico, Italy, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Marco Veniera goes to Bogota, Columbia to find his brother, Luca who supposedly committed suicide. In his search, he meets fiery and exotic Irene Costa, who leads him into the depths of the Amazon jungle. But it's every man for himself. And ...
Style: rough, exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: jungle, danger, drug dealing, crimes, adventure, uncover truth, mystery, terrorism, deadly, dishonesty, mistaken identity, soccer ...
Time: 80s
Place: colombia, latin america, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.6
 679
Babin (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 112 min.
Story: As scripted by Quebecois raconteur Fred Pellerin and directed by Luc Picard, this offbeat fantasy comedy details the adventures of Babine (Vincent Guillaume Otis), the son of a witch and a village pariah, as he ventures forth into the world and ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, exciting, fairy tale
Audience: family outing
Plot: village, village life, family, imaginary kingdom, imaginary, adventure, escapades, heroic mission, heroes, clergy, society, danger ...
Place: quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
In Gold We Trust (2010)
Genre: Adventure
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A group of adventurers make off with 600 kilograms of gold in Guyana, but when their helicopter crashes in the jungle, gold fever takes over.
Style: serious, suspenseful, twists and turns, psychological, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, manhunt, jungle, heroes, obsessive quest, disorder, on the run, survival, human nature, adventurer, criminal heroes, adventure ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.7
 14K
Sorcerer (1977)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Four criminals from different parts of the globe, all hiding from their pasts in the same remote South American town, agree to risk their lives transporting gallons of unstable nitroglycerin across dangerous jungle.
Style: rough, psychological, realistic, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: survival, jungle, danger, oil company, existentialism, dynamite, rope bridge, dangerous mission, hopes, escapades, redemption, race against time ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: latin america, nicaragua, new jersey, jerusalem, central america ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Forbidden Territory: Stanley's Search for Livingstone (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: British explorer Henry Stanley travels to Africa in 1871 seeking missionary David Livingstone.
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: culture clash, danger, self discovery, amateur detective, idealism, survival, interracial relations, adventure, unlikely partners, hopes, war, escapades ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.3
 66
Green Sails (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When ambitious CCT exec Will Patterson uncovers a corporate conspiracy, his life spirals out of control. With an unlikely ally and beautiful crusader to guide him through his struggle, he travels to the jungles of Indonesia where a tribe--wrongly ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, realistic
Plot: adventure, escapades, workplace situations, jungle, injustice, danger, heroes, dishonesty, environmental issue, dam, tribe, corporate ...
Time: 90s
Place: indonesia, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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