Movies like Scream of Stone

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Scream of Stone (1991)
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Scream of Stone (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, France, Canada, Italy, Argentina, UK, South Africa
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A meeting of two world famous climbers, one an experienced mountaineer the other a sport climber, and a journalist (Ivan) results in a bet on which of the two is the best climber. Roger (the mountaineering expert) states that Martin (the sport climber) wouldn't survive a day on a 'real' climbing expedition, although he is considered to be the world's best sport climber (having just won an indoor 'world championship,' an event depicted in the opening scene). They plan to climb 'Cerro Torre,' in the Patagonia region of South America, near the Argentinian/Chilean border, one of the world's most difficult mountains, especially considering the extreme weather conditions common to the area.
Style: psychological, serious, captivating, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: mountain, climbing, love triangle, contests and competitions, ambition, rivalry, danger, wilderness, dream, mountain climbing, obsession, mountaineer, blind ambition, escapades, female nudity, commitment
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: patagonia

Most similar movies to Scream of Stone

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, psychological and captivating films with plots about rivalry, danger, ambition, crimes, dishonesty, mountain and murder mostly in Drama, Adventure and Sport genres. Some movies like Scream of Stone: Endless Night (2015), The Donner Party (2009), K2 (1991), Kaiji: The Ultimate Gambler (2009), A Breed Apart (1984). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Snowbound: The Jim and Jennifer Stolpa Story (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Two thousand miles from home, Jim and Jennifer Stolpa (with baby Clayton) lose their way and are stranded in an endless wilderness of deep snow, battling for survival against the elements. Using only meager supplies and resourcefulness, the young ...
Style: psychological, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: rescue, wilderness, survival, catastrophe, snowstorm, babies and infants, escapades, forces of nature, cave, mountain, danger, family life ...
Time: 90s
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100%
Endless Night (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain, France, Bulgaria
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Greenland, 1908. Josephine, self-confident and bold wife of famous Arctic explorer Robert Peary, embarks on a dangerous journey in pursuit of her husband who is seeking a route to the North Pole. But Josephine is also naïve and ignores warnings ...
Style: captivating, serious, tense, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: survival, adventure, couples, wilderness, escapades, danger, forces of nature, north pole, friendship, couple relations, strong female presence, female director ...
Time: 20th century, 1900s, 90s
Place: greenland
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Donner Party (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Based on the real events of The Donner Party tragedy. The Donner Party was a group of California-bound American settlers caught up in the western expansion of the 1840s. After becoming snowbound in the Sierra Nevada during the winter of 1846-1847, a ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, realistic, serious, bleak
Plot: survival, human nature, isolation, wilderness, danger, moral dilemma, hopes, mountain, desperation, confined, escapades, dream ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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K2 (1991)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Sport
Country: UK, Japan, USA, Canada
Duration: 102 min.
Story: They call it the savage mountain. 27 people have perished trying to reach the summit on K2, the world's second highest peak. A U.S. climbing team, funded by millionaire Clairborne is determined to conquer K2.
Style: serious, exciting, tense, suspenseful
Plot: mountain, mountain climbing, friendship, climbing, human spirit, buddies, survival, adventurer, escapades, obsessive quest, adventure, friends ...
Time: 90s
Place: pakistan, usa, middle east, seattle, himalaya
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Kaiji: The Ultimate Gambler (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Itou Kaiji is a bum who steals car emblems and slashes tires on what seems to be a regular basis. This routine changes one day when he is paid a visit by a man in a trench-coat. Once the two get talking, it seems that the visitor (Calling himself ...
Style: tense, captivating, psychological, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: survival, rivalry, danger, rich and poor, contests and competitions, social decay, deathtrap, job seeking, society, escapades, gambling, risk ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
A Breed Apart (1984)
Genre: Drama, Action
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A conservationist and a widow meet a mountain climber hired to steal bald-eagle eggs.
Style: captivating, serious, suspenseful, exciting, suspense ...
Plot: island, rock climbing, vietnam veteran, rivalry, wilderness, danger, environmentalism, eagle, recluse, hunter, fistfight, reporter ...
Time: 80s
Place: north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Almayer's Folly (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium, France
Duration: 127 min.
Story: A tale of an occidental merchant, Kaspar Almayer, whose dreams of riches for his beloved daughter, Nina, collapse under the weight of his own greed and prejudice.
Style: realistic, atmospheric, captivating, psychological, bleak ...
Plot: parents and children, obsession, society, tragic hero, family relations, unfulfillment, life is a bitch, racism, ambition, hopes, rivalry, heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 50s
Place: asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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The Method (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina, Spain, Italy
Duration: 115 min.
Story: In Madrid seven candidates report for a job interview that uses "the Grönholm method" of selection, as protestors rise up in public protest in the street over the IMF-World Bank Summit attempting globalisation of workers' unions.
Style: captivating, serious, tense, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Plot: ambition, mind game, workplace intrigue, rivalry, contests and competitions, workplace, workplace situations, job seeking, office, uninhibited rivalry, career, manipulations ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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The Quispe Girls (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile, France, Argentina
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Based on a true story occurred in 1974, this is the tale of sisters Justa, Lucia, and Luciana Quispe, sheperds in the Chilean altiplano who lead a solitary life. A visitor brings news about a law that might change their way of living. This event ...
Style: realistic, psychological, serious, atmospheric, bleak
Plot: life turned upside down, isolation, legislation, family relations, family in crisis, wilderness, sister sister relationship, women, mountain, suicide, siblings relations, solitary ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1974
Place: chile, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Five Days One Summer (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A 1930s Scottish doctor (Sean Connery) goes climbing in the Alps with an infatuated niece (Betsy Brantley) he passes off as his wife.
Style: contemplative, realistic, serious, touching, gloomy
Plot: love triangle, climbing, mountain, couples, infidelity, obsession, love affair, couple relations, romance, love and romance, incest, cliff ...
Time: 1930s, 30s
Place: switzerland, swiss alps, europe, alps
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The System Within (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Tony "Wise" Good, is an internationally famous model. He fought his way out of the inner city and rocketed straight to the top. He had it all... The career, the trophy wife, fame, fortune and all the luxuries that come with success. But ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: ambition, rise and fall, rise to the top, rivalry, lifestyle, dishonesty, betrayal, fashion model, husband wife relationship, fashion, nightmare comes true, urban ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Blood and Bones (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 140 min.
Story: In 1923, the young Kim Shun-Pei moves from Cheju Island (South Korea), to Osaka (Japan). Through the years, he becomes a cruel, greedy and violent man and builds a factory of kamaboko (processed seafood products) in his poor Korean-Japanese ...
Style: rough, serious, psychological, realistic, bleak
Plot: violence, dysfunctional family, ambition, family problems, danger, family relations, gang, obsession, life is a bitch, crimes, alcohol abuse, family in crisis ...
Time: 1950s, 80s, 50s
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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The Wee Man (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The true life story of the rise to power of Glasgow gangster Paul Ferris.
Style: serious, tense, suspenseful, realistic, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, rise and fall, rise to the top, frame up, life is a bitch, crimes, criminal's revenge, rivalry, dishonesty, ambition, vengeance, society ...
Time: 70s, 90s, 80s, 20th century
Place: scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Erebus: Operation Overdue (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 70 min.
Story: On 28 November 1979, an Air New Zealand jet with 257 passengers went missing during a sightseeing tour over Antarctica. Within hours 11 ordinary police officers were called to duty to face the formidable Mount Erebus. As the police recovered the ...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic
Plot: investigative, survival, investigation, dishonesty, escapades, uncover truth, heroic mission, danger, catastrophe, reenactment, forces of nature, archive footage ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 21st century, 70s
Place: antarctica, new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Throw Down (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A former Judo champion is given the chance to redeem himself after he befriends a competitor and an aspiring singer.
Style: realistic, psychological, emotional, serious
Plot: rivalry, follow your dream, self discovery, ego clash, ambition, redemption, athlete's life, relationship vs career, contests and competitions, human nature, underdog, athlete and trainer ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.9
 2K
Cosmos (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Portugal
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Two young men seek the solitude of the country; their peace is disturbed when a set of random occurrences suggest to their susceptible minds a pattern with sinister meanings.
Style: psychological, serious, captivating, atmospheric, realistic
Plot: obsession, human nature, fall in love, satire, dead animal, sparrow, love, rivalry, countryside, umbrella, writers, jaguar car ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, portugal
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Final Curtain (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The Final Curtain is a British film from 2002 directed by Patrick Harkins and starring Peter O'Toole. It tells the story of J. J. Curtis, ageing gameshow host played by O'Toole, who hires novelist Jonathan Stitch (Adrian Lester) to pen his ...
Style: witty, serious, clever, realistic, dark humor ...
Plot: rivalry, ambition, tv show, showbiz, contests and competitions, blind ambition, media, uninhibited rivalry, satire, workplace, artists and showbiz, drugs/alcohol ...
Time: 70s, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.4
 14K
North Face (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, History, Sport
Country: Germany, Austria, Switzerland
Duration: 126 min.
Story: North Face tells the story of two German climbers Toni Kurz and Andreas Hinterstoisser and their attempt to scale the deadly North Face of the Eiger.
Style: serious, exciting, captivating, touching, contemplative ...
Plot: mountain climbing, climbing, rivalry, ambition, adventure, heroic mission, survival, adventurer, buddies, contests and competitions, escapades, forces of nature ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s
Place: switzerland, germany, alps, swiss alps, bavaria
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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 6.3
 880
In His Hands (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In Lille, Claire Gauthier is an ordinary married woman with a young daughter that works in an insurance company analyzing losses of insured properties. When the single veterinary Laurent Kessler claims damage in his basement caused by a flooding due ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, realistic, serious
Plot: serial killer, dangerous attraction, deadly, dishonesty, couples, crimes, danger, murder, scalpel, suspicion, infidelity, crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: flanders
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.0
 149
Naomi (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Israel, France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ilan Ben-Natan is a man on his sixties and a well-known professor of astrophysics at the University of Haifa. He is married with Naomi, a 28 years old, attractive book illustrator. Inclined to suspect, he finds out her wife's betrayal and then ...
Style: realistic, psychological, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: murder, couples, love triangle, infidelity, obsession, redemption, deadly, crumbling marriage, crimes, investigation, disposing of a dead body, jealousy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: israel, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 2.8
 639
Death Warrior (2009)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A gritty MMA fighter is forced into a twisted, underground gambling ring in which he must fight to the death with other MMA fighters in order to save his wife from certain death at the hands of a maniacal crime boss. In a desperate race against ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, captivating, tense ...
Plot: martial arts, survival, rivalry, contests and competitions, danger, profanity, ambition, violence, mortal combat, murder, tough heroes, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.6
 538
Violent Blue (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Katarina is a music teacher obsessed with an unfinished symphony. She worries about her brother, Ondrej an introverted inventor whose financiers are reputedly shady and dangerous. Then one day, her ex-husband Pietro shows up in her house and locks ...
Style: serious, cynical, realistic, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: obsession, murder, sexual relations, losing-it hero, dishonesty, captivity, confined, danger, disorder, misfit, social misfits, mute or deaf ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Last Christmas (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Resort manager Claire prepares for a holiday family reunion, but when her grandfather makes a startling announcement and then dies unexpectedly, Claire must solve a devilishly clever puzzle in order to earn her inheritance and expose a murderer.
Style: psychological, twists and turns, tense, captivating, suspenseful ...
Plot: treasure hunt, mystery, uncover truth, rivalry, family gatherings, riddles and clues, contests and competitions, dysfunctional family, crimes, ambition, dishonesty, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Movie in collections
 6.6
 525
Small World (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Conrad Lang, a handyman in a rich family - he has been raised like a brother with Thomas, who has the same age -, accidentally puts fire to the big holiday house he keeps. He returns to the town he grew up in, to the family home, where Philippe, ...
Style: psychological, realistic, serious, captivating, suspenseful ...
Plot: mystery, mental illness, investigation, haunted by the past, memory loss, intrigue, family life, family relations, flashback, friendship, rivalry, dishonesty ...
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Little Death (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: An erotic thriller from the director of Psychopathia Sexualis, THE LITTLE DEATH offers a peek into the seedy boudoirs of a Victorian-era brothel, where a strong-willed reformer (Courtney Patterson) and a corrupter of innocence battle over the fate ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, captivating, talky ...
Plot: culture clash, rivalry, society, mind game, prostitute, nihilism, seduction, sexuality, brothel, repression, forbidden love, fall in love ...
Time: 20th century, 1900s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
A Woman's Revenge (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Suzy, a beautiful woman, is coming back to Paris to attend the funeral of her lover, a married man. Cecile, his wife, is holding Suzy responsible for his suicide. By finding Suzy in Paris, Cecile is trying to seek the truth by playing a ...
Style: psychological, serious, realistic
Plot: couples, uncover truth, love and romance, rivalry, love triangle, vengeance, death of lover, menage a trois, suicide, female protagonist, car accident, lesbian subtext ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The World Made Straight (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: In a rural Appalachian community haunted by the legacy of a Civil War massacre, a rebellious young man struggles to escape the violence that would bind him to the past.
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: starting over, haunted by the past, social relations, crimes, life is a bitch, civil war, friendship, family relations, danger, youth, coming of age, hopes ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: north carolina, usa, appalachia
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 5.1
 327
My Gal Sunday (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: It was love at first sight for beautiful young lawyer Sandra "Sunday" O'Brien-Parker (Rachel Blanchard) and Henry Parker (Cameron Mathison), retiring White House Secretary of State, when Sunday's dad Danny (Jack Wagner), ...
Style: serious, captivating, tense, psychological, rough ...
Plot: rescue, investigation, uncover truth, fighting crime, danger, rivalry, hitman, murder, couple relations, confined, crimes, race against time ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.3
 104
I, the Other (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Not available
Style: psychological, suspenseful, tense, serious, realistic ...
Plot: friendship, terrorism, buddies, disorder, partners, deadly, confined, human nature, danger, isolation, dishonesty, betrayal ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, europe, sicily
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 7.2
 215
Coalition (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Story: Political drama about the rise of Nick Clegg and the Liberal Democrats during the 2010 election. After the election failed to produce an outright winner, Clegg was catapulted into an unaccustomed position of influence and was the recipient of ...
Style: serious, captivating, atmospheric, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: politics, campaign, state affairs, rivalry, political intrigue, ambition, rise to the top, parliament, politician, election, society, tunnel ...
Time: 21st century, year 2010, contemporary
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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