Movies like Scream of Stone

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Scream of Stone (1991)
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Scream of Stone (1991)
Original name: Cerro Torre: Schrei aus Stein
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: climbing, love triangle, contests and competitions, ambition, rivalry, danger, wilderness, mountain, mountain climbing, dream, 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, suspenseful and psychological films with plots about danger, rivalry, love and romance, couples, male nudity, dishonesty and obsession mostly in Drama, Horror and Sport genres. Some movies like Scream of Stone: The Donner Party (2009), The Method (2005), Endless Night (2015), A Woman's Revenge (1990), 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: serious, psychological, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: survival, wilderness, rescue, snowstorm, heroes, confined, forces of nature, escapades, family life, isolation, danger, babies and infants ...
Time: 90s
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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, serious, realistic, bleak
Plot: survival, human nature, danger, isolation, wilderness, moral dilemma, hopes, desperation, confined, escapades, husband wife relationship, prayer ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s
Place: california, usa
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42%
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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, contests and competitions, mind game, rivalry, workplace intrigue, workplace, workplace situations, job seeking, office, uninhibited rivalry, career, rise to the top ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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: serious, realistic, stylized, captivating
Plot: couples, danger, survival, wilderness, forces of nature, couple relations, escapades, adventure, struggle for survival, inuit, north pole
Time: 20th century, 1900s
Place: greenland
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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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: love and romance, uncover truth, vengeance, love triangle, rivalry, couples, death of husband, car accident, suicide, death of lover, menage a trois, revenge ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: france, paris france
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33%
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: rock climbing, eagle, vietnam veteran, island, danger, wilderness, rivalry, environmentalism, collector, mountain climbing, hunter, recluse ...
Time: 80s
Place: north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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: cynical, witty, dark humor, serious, clever ...
Plot: rivalry, media, showbiz, ego clash, couples, ambition, tv show, workplace, drugs/alcohol, uninhibited rivalry, contests and competitions, media satire ...
Time: 90s, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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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: captivating, suspenseful, tense, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, life is a bitch, criminal's revenge, gangsters, rise to the top, rivalry, ambition, frame up, dishonesty, street kid, vengeance, urban ghetto ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s, 90s
Place: scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Betrayal (1983)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Pinter's semi-autobiographical play examining the surprise attraction, shy first steps, gradual flowering, and treasonous deception of a woman's extramarital affair with her husband's best friend; the entire story is told from the ...
Style: psychological, realistic, talky, tense, captivating ...
Plot: unfulfillment, love triangle, dishonesty, betrayal, danger, autobiography, friends, rivalry, crimes, infidelity, couples, love affair ...
Time: 80s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Intruder (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In childhood and youth, the three were "the inseparables." Luisa married Ángel, then two years later, she left him to marry Ramiro. After ten years, Ángel reappears, back from South America, broke and ill. Luisa is overcome with ...
Style: sincere, captivating, touching, psychological, emotional ...
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Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Electra, My Love (1974)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Reminiscent of the latter works of Bela Tarr, Miklos Jancso's "Beloved Electra" is comprised of a series of extremely slow and extremely long takes (there are just eight principal shots, each lasting an entire reel of film). More ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic, captivating, stylized
Plot: murder, curses spells and rituals, parents and children, rivalry, vengeance, danger, obsession, state affairs, legends and myths, revolution, dictator, rebellion ...
Time: ancient history
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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 129
Missing Pieces (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A heartbroken man kidnaps two strangers in hopes they will fall in love.
Style: captivating, suspenseful, atmospheric, psychological, serious ...
Plot: kidnapping, wilderness, redemption, teenage love, youth, breakup, obsession, captivity, mentally unstable, confined, love and romance, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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: suspenseful, tense, exciting, realistic, rough ...
Plot: danger, deathtrap, job seeking, social decay, drugs/alcohol, thirtysomething life, survival, down on your luck, contests and competitions, society, lifestyle, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Sleepy Eyes of Death: Sword of Fire (1965)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Story: Fifth film in the series. When Kyoshiro, in a moment of weakness, saves the life of a woman being attacked on the road, he quickly finds himself entangled in a conspiracy involving a corrupt chamberlain, a wily merchant, the survivors of a pirate ...
Style: serious, rough, exciting, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: pirate, samurai, escapades, heroes, rivalry, dishonesty, danger, sword duel, knife fight, samurai sword, moral dilemma, violence ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Zero Kelvin (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: Norway, Sweden
Duration: 118 min.
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Style: psychological, atmospheric, suspenseful, tense, realistic ...
Plot: survival, writer's life, obsessive quest, couples, infidelity, isolation, danger, male nudity, snow, winter, brutality, solitude ...
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Place: greenland, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Nightmare in Columbia County (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The recounting of a terrible crime that wracked a family and galvanized police in South Carolina in the 1980's. Southern beauty pageant winner Dawn Smith is targeted by a sadistic stalker whose obsession with her leads him to kidnap her younger ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, rough, mind bending, serious ...
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The Other Woman (2008)
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Duration: 89 min.
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Style: realistic, suspenseful, touching, emotional, serious
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Blood and Bones (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 140 min.
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Style: psychological, rough, bleak, serious, realistic
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Time: 1950s
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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7 Women (1966)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In a mission in China in 1935, Agatha Andrews is a rigid missionary beset by Mongolian bandits led by Warlord chief Tunga Khan. With her are her assistant Jane Argent, staff members Emma Clark, Miss Russell and Miss Binns, head of the British ...
Style: atmospheric, realistic, serious, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: warlord, doctor, mission, missionary, religions or cults, power relations, society, rivalry, danger, life is a bitch, faith, female doctor ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1960s
Place: china, mongolia, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Sleepless Town (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hong Kong, Japan
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Kenichi is a half-Japanese, half-Chinese man of the underworld. You can sell him anything except children's organs. His domain is in Kabukicho, a gangland controlled by various Shanghai gangs intent on taking control. His former ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, twists and turns, exciting ...
Plot: heroes, uncover truth, gangsters, hotshot hero, chaos and mayhem, criminal heroes, chases and races, crimes, contests and competitions, femme fatale, urban, drug dealing ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: contests and competitions, urban, lifestyle, rise and fall, fashion, crime, city life, rise to the top, betrayal, ambition, nightmare comes true, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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X, Y and Zee (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The venomous and amoral wife of a wealthy architect tries, any way she can, to break up the blossoming romance between her husband and his new mistress; a good-natured young widow who holds a dark past.
Style: serious, emotional, captivating, realistic
Plot: love triangle, infidelity, unfulfillment, crumbling marriage, couples, haunted by the past, romance, adultery, other woman, wife husband relationship, couple relations, destructive relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Black and Blue (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After a woman's husband beats and abuses her, she and her son join the witness protection program and move away secretly.
Style: gloomy, serious, emotional, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: danger, woman in danger, life is a bitch, witnessing a crime, domestic disturbance, hopes, parents and children, family problems, family relations, starting over, stethoscope, abusive husband ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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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, suspenseful, exciting, tense
Plot: mountain climbing, mountain, friendship, climbing, obsessive quest, escapades, friends, survival, adventurer, danger, adventure, human spirit ...
Time: 90s
Place: pakistan, usa, middle east, seattle, himalaya
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 4.5
 685
Thirst (2010)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After wrecking their car in the middle of the desert, two couples find themselves stranded with few supplies. When the heat intensifies and their precious water supply dwindles, the frantic friends begin betraying each other in the hopes of ...
Style: serious, psychological, suspenseful, realistic, tense
Plot: isolation, survival, wilderness, desert, danger, stranded, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, thirst, dehydration, confined, wolf, pregnancy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 4.5
 89
Head On (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A young couple gets so caught up in their sexual games and role playing that they begin to act them out in public.
Style: sexual, erotic, psychological, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: couples, collision, danger, love affair, dangerous attraction, romance, love and romance, abandonment, doctor, seduction, traffic accident, game ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.3
 5K
True Colors (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Two law school friends find themselves at odds when one becomes a Justice Department lawyer and the other goes into politics.
Style: realistic, captivating, serious, talky, intense ...
Plot: politics, political corruption, college, friendship, betrayal, political intrigue, society, manipulations, campaign, dishonesty, legal action, rivalry ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, virginia, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.5
 624
A Lake (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The story takes place in a country about which we know nothing: a country of snow and dense forests somewhere in the North. A family lives in an isolated house near a lake. Alexi, the brother, is a young man with pure heart. A woodcutter. An ...
Style: realistic, gloomy, stylized, bleak, emotional ...
Plot: physical appearance, in the woods, family relations, isolation, family problems, wilderness, human nature, romance, love and romance, love triangle, obsession, couple relations ...
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Mark of an Angel (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Elsa, a woman with a long history of depression in the midst of a divorce from her husband of 12 years develops an obsession with a seven year old girl she sees at a birthday party when she comes to pick up her son Thomas. Determined to find out ...
Style: stylized, sincere, tense, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: obsession, haunted by the past, loss of daughter, mentally unstable, stalking, danger, family problems, parents and children, unfulfillment, dealing with death, crumbling marriage, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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 1K
Phaedra (1962)
Genre: Drama
Country: Greece, France, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A retelling of the Greek myth of Phaedra. In modern Greece, Alexis's father, an extremely wealthy shipping magnate, marries the younger, fiery Phaedra. When Alexis meets his stepmother, sparks fly and the two begin an affair. What will the ...
Style: emotional, serious, atmospheric, realistic, sexual ...
Plot: forbidden love, greek, island, unfulfillment, love and romance, legends and myths, obsession, power relations, rivalry, destiny, love triangle, tragedy ...
Time: 60s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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