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Territory (2015)
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Territory (2015)
Original name: Территория
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 157 min.
Story: It happened in the sixties, during the political thaw in the Soviet Union... but our story unfolds in the coldest terrain of the country. It was an unexplored and unbeaten terrain of boundless ice-field and forbidding rocks. This was the proper place for real men and real romantics. Our story is about the geologists prospecting gold in the Extreme North.
Style: tense, bleak, suspenseful, harsh
Plot: gold rush, dog sled, gold, geologist, friendship between men, danger, society, cold, love and romance, research, ice, male nudity, pubic hair
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: siberia, ussr, russia

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Most similar movies to Territory

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, realistic and tense films with plots about danger, escapades, adventure, society, survival, murder and wilderness mostly in Drama, Adventure and History genres. Some movies like Territory: Luck (2005), In the Forests of Siberia (2016), Fathers (1989), The Earthquake (2016), The Edge (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Luck (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Petr, a recently discharged officer, arrives in a tiny mining town in the remote Siberian taiga to hunt for gold. When he finds it, the other prospectors cannot forgive his luck.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, tense
Plot: murder, damsel in distress, wilderness, criminal gang, bravery, gold, manhunt, treasure hunt, danger, bound and gagged, epiphany, mining town ...
Place: siberia, russia
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In the Forests of Siberia (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Fed up with the hectic, senseless world he lives in, Teddy decides to settle down alone in Siberia, in the midst of winter, in a hut by the shore of Lake Baikal. After an initial period of elation in front of the splendor and magic of unspoiled ...
Style: psychological, captivating, disturbing, thought provoking
Plot: solitude, nature, loneliness, friendship, food, rescue, saving a life, animal trap, hunting, lake, poacher, isolation ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: siberia
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Fathers (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 142 min.
Story: The film takes place in the first half of the 1960s. The protagonist of the picture is a young worker of the apparatus, Vladimir Novikov, a charming, educated, energetic person - a thriving functionary. Novikov has a young sweetheart - student ...
Plot: revenge, death, murder, student, taxi driver, father, construction site, worker, leadership
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: ussr, siberia, soviet union
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The Earthquake (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Armenia, Russia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: After the devastating Spitak earthquake of December 7th, Konstantin Berezhnoy, a 50-year-old Russian, and Robert Melkonyan, a 28-year-old Armenian, work together to rescue the desperate survivors.
Style: disaster movie, psychological, suspenseful, touching, suspense ...
Plot: natural disaster, earthquake, catastrophe, mass destruction, demolished city, armenian, russian, rescue, disaster film, survival, humanity in peril, deadly ...
Time: 80s, year 1988
Place: armenia, ussr, soviet union, caucasus, russia
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67%
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The Edge (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Russia
Duration: 124 min.
Story: The action takes place shortly after the end of the Second World War in the Siberian hinterland, among Russians and Germans with damaged personal stories and a strange transformation: the victors seem to be crawling into the skins of the defeated, ...
Style: realistic, bleak, captivating, tense, serious ...
Plot: gulag, soldier, rivalry, train, prison life, prisoner of war camp, pow, captivity, ex military, danger, wilderness, confined ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 40s, year 1945, post world war two
Place: russia, soviet union, ussr
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64%
The Call of the Wild (2020)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A sled dog struggles for survival in the wilds of the Yukon.
Style: sincere, captivating, disturbing, tense
Plot: dog, wolf, dog sled, gold rush, survival, grizzly bear, gold, snow, disney, danger, friendship, golddigger ...
Time: 19th century, contemporary, 1890s
Place: alaska, yukon
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The Return (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A story of two Russian boys whose father suddenly returns home after a 12-year absence. He takes the boys on a holiday to a remote island on a lake that turns into a test of manhood of almost mythic proportions.
Style: bleak, psychological, realistic, suspenseful, thought provoking ...
Plot: abusive father, brother, russian, parents and children, journey, overbearing parent, father son relationship, tragic event, coming of age, brother brother relationship, defiant, island ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: russia
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56%
The Conquest Of Siberia (2019)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: Russia
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The story is set at the times of Peter the Great’s reforms. At those times when an emerging empire was wreaking havoc on provincial medievalism. The times were the melting pot of everything – of beliefs and of nations. The history of Russian ...
Style: exciting, tense, suspenseful, captivating, suspense
Plot: rivalry, love, friendship, culture clash, death, escapades, dishonesty, vengeance, betrayal, love and romance, murder, hopes ...
Time: 18th century
Place: siberia
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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How I Ended This Summer (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Two men at a remote Arctic base begin mistrusting each other after an important radio message.
Style: atmospheric, tense, psychological, bleak, realistic ...
Plot: solitude, wilderness, radio, isolation, arctic, survival, human nature, danger, confined, dishonesty, radiation, fish ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: antarctica, russia
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53%
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Black Sea (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Russia, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A rogue submarine captain pulls together a misfit crew to go after a sunken treasure rumored to be lost in the depths of the Black Sea. As greed and desperation take control on-board their claustrophobic vessel, the increasing uncertainty of the ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, bleak, exciting, tricky ...
Plot: submarine, underwater, sea, underwater scene, ocean or sea, gold, boat, treasure hunt, adventure, danger, survival, ocean ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1941, year 2008
Place: black sea, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Your Lover (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Lucio and Enedina are a happily married young Teenek couple that lives in the Huasteca Potosina's jungle with their three children. They love each other and share everything, nevertheless, everything crumbles when the construction of a highway, ...
Style: suspense, tense, suspenseful, bleak, rough
Plot: life is a bitch, boy, adultery, society, rivalry, danger, friendship, deforestation, destiny, parents and children, family relations, jungle ...
Place: latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Gold (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: Germany, Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Canada, the summer of 1898. A group of German settlers travel towards the far north in covered wagons with packhorses and their few possessions in tow. The seven travellers set off from Ashcroft, the final railway station. Along with their leader, ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic, stylized, suspenseful ...
Plot: treasure hunt, gold rush, old west, adventure, danger, escapades, adventurer, wilderness, desert, human nature, brutality, murder ...
Time: 19th century
Place: canada
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50%
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Hara Kiri (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A punk infused love story of two street skaters, August and Beto, and their last day on earth: they're gonna end it.
Style: queer cinema, tense, touching, psychological, sexy ...
Plot: gay, gay interest, love and romance, love, youth, suicide, couples, romance, death, society, pubic hair, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 ...
Style: serious, tense, exciting
Plot: prophecy, jungle, heroic mission, obsessive quest, heroes, supernatural, danger, escapades, society, clergy, search, adventure ...
Time: contemporary, 17th century
Place: peru, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Coast of Skeletons (1965)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: UK, South Africa
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A former district officer is assigned to work on a team of diamond prospectors, who are busy double crossing each other until they are blown up having found bullion.
Style: exciting, realistic, suspenseful, serious
Plot: treasure hunt, investigation, escapades, dishonesty, cons and scams, adventure, crimes, private detective, danger, prospector, hidden treasure, love triangle ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, post world war two
Place: london, england
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42%
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Name Me (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A practical joke ends up very wrong in Nigina Sayfullaevas curious youth drama. Two seventeen year old Moscow girls, Olya and Sasha, are visiting Olya's long lost father who lives in Crimea, when they decide to switch places and pretend to be ...
Style: serious, emotional, neurotic, social, sentimental ...
Plot: friends, teenage girl, deception, friendship between girls, romantic obsession, teenager, absent parent, wild party, body swapping, father daughter relationship, father daughter reunion, pretending to be someone else ...
Place: crimea
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Wet Gold (1984)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Wet Gold is the story of a young woman (Laura), who works as a waitress in a cafe. Laura stumbles across a drunk elderly man (Sampson), who fills her with exciting stories of a boat that went down with millions in gold. Although Laura's ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: gold, treasure hunt, escapades, adventure, adventurer, femme fatale, ocean, ocean or sea, beach, island, ship, love triangle ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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White Fang (1991)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Jack London's classic adventure story about the friendship developed between a Yukon gold hunter and the mixed dog-wolf he rescues from the hands of a man who mistreats him.
Style: touching, sincere, captivating, sentimental, realistic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: dog, treasure, friendship, pets, human animal relationship, adventure, wilderness, gold, survival, daring rescue, dog sled, adventurer ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: alaska, yukon, usa, london, san francisco ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Deep Breath (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 77 min.
Story: David is a troubled city boy, being looked after by his uncle on a farm. He is initiated into the drunken partying of the village and stumbles off drunk to find his friend Matthieu and cell-playing girlfriend in the forest. There he finds a brutal ...
Style: bleak, suspense, tense, suspenseful
Plot: farm, becoming an adult, grownups, teen angst, teenage boy, male bonding, male friendship, underage drinking, self discovery, introspection, friendship between men, brutality ...
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Never Cry Wolf (1983)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: This film dramatizes the true story of Farley Mowat, when he was sent to the Canadian tundra area to collect evidence of the grievous harm the wolf population was allegedly doing to the caribou herds. In his struggle to survive in that difficult ...
Style: touching, contemplative, realistic, serious, uplifting ...
Plot: wilderness, inuit, dog sled, adventure, mountain, wolf, arctic, snow, biologist, survival, mouse, teaching the ways of the world ...
Time: 80s, 1940s, 1930s
Place: alaska, usa, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful, epic
Plot: native american white relationships, survival, kidnapping, wilderness, danger, americana, captivity, culture clash, colonialism, society, adventure, crimes ...
Time: 18th century
Place: usa, virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Slave Coast (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: West Germany, Ghana
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A fearsome 19th century bandit, Cobra Verde cuts a swath through Brazil until he arrives at the sugar plantation of Don Octávio Countinho. Not knowing that his new guest is the notorious bandit and impressed by his ruthless ways, Don Octávio hires ...
Style: surreal, serious, atmospheric, captivating, suspenseful ...
Plot: slave trade, rescue, treasure hunt, survival, political unrest, culture clash, master and servant, danger, rebelliousness, rich and poor, imperialism, prisoner ...
Time: 19th century
Place: africa, brazil, latin america, west africa, rio de janeiro ...
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40%
The Divine Weapon (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 134 min.
Story: During the reign of King Sejong in the 15th century, the Joseon Dynasty was the embodiment of the perfect state. To the Ming China, the aspiring imperial power, Joseon presented an obstacle to territorial expansion. To protect themselves from war, ...
Style: epic, captivating, suspense, tense, serious ...
Plot: political unrest, battles, danger, inventions and discoveries, military, weapon system, soldier, rivalry, state affairs, adventure, war, graphic violence ...
Time: 15th century
Place: china, korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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The Flight of the Phoenix (1965)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 142 min.
Story: A cargo plane goes down in a sandstorm in the Sahara with less than a dozen men on board. One of the passengers is an airplane designer who comes up with the idea of ripping off the undamaged wing and using it as the basis for an airplane they will ...
Style: serious, captivating, suspense, harsh, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, air disaster, adventure, pilot, survival, airplane, thirst, isolation, rescue, against the odds, crew, alcoholic ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: africa, sahara, libya, middle east, sahara desert
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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, serious, suspenseful, emotional, exciting ...
Plot: village, jungle, human spirit, daring rescue, adventure, redemption, escapades, race against time, danger, society, hopes, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: colombia, latin america, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Fog and Night (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Turkey
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Fog and the Night is the search of an investigator who has lost his confidence in his organization and whose happy"family father" order has been disrupted by his young lover.And introverted man due to his profession , not a big talker or ...
Style: realistic, tense, suspenseful, serious, bleak
Plot: uncover truth, fighting the system, investigation, partners, murder, friendship, law enforcement, rebellion, danger, society, who to trust, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.5
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Blood and Rain (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Colombia, Argentina
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Taxi driver Jose begins his night shift bent on revenge after his brother's murder at the hands pf a violent gang. But when an accident brings him unexpectedly closer to his party-girl fare Angela, the damaged pair must struggle against forces ...
Style: neo noir, suspenseful, bleak, rough, serious ...
Plot: murder, partners, danger, crimes, gang, life is a bitch, chases and races, city life, vengeance, revenge, urban, nightshift ...
Place: colombia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Master of Dragonard Hill (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In the 18th-century British Caribbean colony of St. Joseph's, decadent and hedonistic aristocrats rule with an iron fist and terrorize slaves and suspected criminals with a painful whip called the "dragonard."
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful, bleak
Plot: rebellion, injustice, adventure, escapades, rivalry, adventurer, heroes, danger, against the odds, island, female nudity, british officer ...
Time: middle ages, 18th century
Place: caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.9
 2K
My Joy (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Germany, Ukraine, Netherlands
Duration: 127 min.
Story: A routine run for a truck driver turns into a nightmare he can’t escape in this psychological drama from filmmaker Sergei Loznitsa. Georgy (Viktor Nemets) is driving a load of freight into Russia when, after an unpleasant encounter with the police ...
Style: disturbing, bleak, realistic, serious, tense ...
Plot: murder, losing-it hero, life is a bitch, on the road, countryside, human nature, disorder, social relations, nothing goes right, deadly, village life, village ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Max Embarrassing 2 (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, Romance
Country: France, Canada, Russia, Germany
Duration: 101 min.
Story: 1979: Cousins Carole and Jérôme go on an organized trip to Odessa, behind the Iron Curtain. During the day, posing as tourists celebrating their engagement, they visit monuments and museums. In the evening they slip away from the group and meet ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, captivating, realistic
Plot: secret agents, undercover, working undercover, teenage life, youth, tourist, cousin cousin relationship, love, secret, female director, cousins in love, jewish ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1989, year 1979, 70s
Place: ussr, russia, soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%