Movies like Mother Lode

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Mother Lode (1982)
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Mother Lode (1982)
Genre: Adventure, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A couple of youngish adventurers go into the wilderness of British Columbia in search of a lost colleague. Their plane crashes and they find themselves at the mercy of a crazed old Scottish miner, who has lived in isolation for many decades searching the mountain caves for a chamber of long lost gold. He is prepared to do anything - including murder - to keep his gold for himself.
Style: exciting, rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: twins, air disaster, cave, gold, mine, twin brother, cave in, prospector, adventure, heroes, psychopath, confined, danger, isolation, escapades, wilderness, deadly, siblings relations, rivalry, missing person, murder, greed, mining, survival, obsession ...
Time: 80s
Place: scotland, europe, british columbia, alaska

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Most similar movies to Mother Lode

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, exciting and realistic films with plots about danger, deadly, escapades, survival, chases and races, adventure and murder mostly in Thriller, Adventure and Mystery genres. Some movies like Mother Lode: Survival Quest (1988), Gray Lady Down (1978), Avalanche (1994), Sisters of Death (1976), A Cry in the Wild (1990). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Survival Quest (1988)
Genre: Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A bunch of city slickers from different backgrounds go into the wild mountains to be one with nature, but basically to have a good time. However, a paramilitary group has chosen the same time to go camping. When one of the soldiers thinks their boss ...
Style: exciting, rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: wilderness, survival, mountain, adventure, murder, rivalry, danger, deadly, hostage, hostages, treasure hunt, crimes ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, usa, montana
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Gray Lady Down (1978)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: The USS Neptune, a nuclear submarine, is sunk off the coast of Connecticut after a collision with a Norwegian cargo ship. The navy must attempt a potentially dangerous rescue in the hope of saving the lives of the crew.
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, underwater, drowning, rescue, underwater scene, catastrophe, u.s. navy, daring rescue, adventure, survival, ocean, save the day ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: pentagon
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 4.6
 573
Avalanche (1994)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Duncan (Hasselhoff) is a murderous thief. When he jumps out of his plane, it crashes into the Rockies and produces an avalanche. A quiet family trapped inside their house will rescue him. They will have to survive the disaster and the madman.
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: against the odds, rescue, adventure, confined, rivalry, escapades, chases and races, crimes, deadly, criminal heroes, heroes, danger ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Sisters of Death (1976)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: During an all-girl secret society initiation, one of the new members is killed playing Russian Roulette. Many years later the survivors are invited for a reunion to a lavish estate, which turns out to be owned by the crazed father of the girl who ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, psychological, serious, tense ...
Plot: psychopath, isolation, murder, reunion, deadly, survival, woman in danger, vengeance, siblings relations, high school, curses spells and rituals, crimes ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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A Cry in the Wild (1990)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: 13-year-old Brian is the sole survivor of an unreported plane crash. Alone in the Yukon wilderness, Brian must learn to survive by his wits, find food and shelter, and brave wild, hungry animals until or if he is found.
Style: atmospheric, exciting, serious, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: wilderness, bear, survival, danger, adventure, dangerous animal, youth, self discovery, isolation, boy, survivor, child in peril ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: canada, yukon
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.2
 300
Getting Even (1986)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A soldier-of-fortune steals some Russian nerve gas from Afghanistan, and brings it to the U.S. to be analyzed. A greedy millionaire rancher finds out about it and sets out to steal it.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: escapades, deadly, hostages, chases and races, chase, heroes, terrorism, heroic mission, psychopath, catastrophe, hostage, rivalry ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, texas, dallas texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 4K
Death Ship (1980)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Survivors of a tragic shipping collision are rescued by a mysterious black ship which appears out of the fog. Little do they realise that the ship is actually a Nazi torture ship which has sailed the seas for years, luring unsuspecting sailors ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, exciting, slasher ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: ship, ocean, ghost, supernatural, good versus evil, survivor, survival, gory, danger, confined, deadly, blood ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
2010: Moby Dick (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: That infamous whale is bigger, badder and a whole lot stronger in this sci-fi reimagining of Herman Melville’s classic tale of the battle between man, sea and sea creature starring “Xena” alum Rene O’Connor as the (traditionally male) ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, exciting, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: obsessive quest, heroes, obsession, submarine, rivalry, deadly, danger, losing-it hero, escapades, chases and races, dangerous animal, deadly creature ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2010
Place: san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 6.4
 370
Killjoy (1981)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Story of a young woman's murder and the people who become involved with it.
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful
Plot: murder, investigation, deadly, law enforcement, mystery, psychopath, hospital, crimes, stabbed to death, murder investigation, morgue, lovers ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.5
 345
Edge of Honor (1991)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A group of scouts stumble onto a cache of stolen weapons hidden in a forest. They meet up with a girl and get involved with the men who originally stole the weapons. The men try to shoot the scouts every time - but are thwarted at the end.
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: wilderness, lumberjack, forest, weapons, dead children, heroes, good versus evil, escapades, crime gone awry, chases and races, danger, criminal's revenge ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.4
 4K
Beneath (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A crew of coal miners becomes trapped 600 feet below ground after a disastrous collapse. As the air grows more toxic and time runs out, they slowly descend into madness and begin to turn on one another. Inspired by true events.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, exciting, ambiguous ending
Plot: mine, survival, supernatural, confined, trapped, isolation, deadly, race against time, danger, machismo, miner, father daughter relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Da Vinci Treasure (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An anthropologist must unlock the code hidden in the works of Leonardo Da Vinci in order to find the greatest treasure ever, one that could change Christianity forever.
Style: serious, suspenseful, disturbing, enigmatic
Plot: treasure hunt, riddles and clues, uncover truth, adventure, investigation, escapades, rivalry, danger, cardinal the priest, leonardo da vinci, murder, cave ...
Time: contemporary
Place: afghanistan, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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The Cavern (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: 8 explorers trapped in a Russian cave system are hunted by an unknown presence.
Style: scary, slasher, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: cave, survival, deadly, rescue, adventurer, serial killer, danger, research, isolation, wilderness, chaos, escapades ...
Time: contemporary
Place: russia, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.1
 5K
Dark Woods (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Norway
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The crew of the TV show "Real TV" with controlling boss Gunnar on the front line will soon begin production of a reality show for which participants are selected to survive in the wilderness. Gunnar has gathered a production team of four ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, twists and turns, cult film, suspense ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: wilderness, tv crew, psychopath, survival, isolation, deadly creature, deadly, supernatural, danger, gory, in the woods, cabin ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Escape (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: Norway
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Ten years after the Black Death devastated the country, a poor family sets out on a journey to search for better living conditions. In a deserted mountain pass, they are attacked by a gang of ruthless killer thieves. The only one spared is 19 year ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, adventure, on the run, woman in danger, gang, deadly, chases and races, captivity, confined, escapades, danger, chase ...
Time: middle ages, 14th century
Place: europe, norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 2.2
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Red Snow (1990)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When a snowboard instructor uncovers clues to a high stakes robbery, he finds himself in a high speed gun fight with his life on the line. He realizes he is the one pinned for murder and must hunt down the real killer and survive a dangerous glacier.
Style: rough, serious, realistic
Plot: frame up, murder, snowboarding, adventure, crimes, dishonesty, heroes, danger, chases and races, deadly, law enforcement, riddles and clues ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Crash Point Zero (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When a plane carrying a legendary and recently found death ray machine from Siberia to Canada is hijacked and crashes in the remote mountains of Alaska, only a fearless government agent (Treat Williams) will risk his life to save the world. A modern ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: airplane, survival, terrorism, danger, save the day, adventure, confined, deadly, undercover, heroes, race against time, daring rescue ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: alaska, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Killing Room (2009)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Four volunteers sign up for what initially appears to be a typical paid research study, only to discover that they've unwittingly become involved with a classified government program that was said to have been terminated nearly two decades ago.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, rough, clever, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: deadly, manhunt, mind game, race against time, psychopath, missing person, memory loss, rivalry, danger, undercover, isolation, experiment gone awry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, texas, antarctica, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Suspended Animation (2001)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Hollywood animator Tom (Alex McArthur) gets lost in the Michigan woods after a snowmobile ride goes wrong. He finds refuge at an isolated cabin inhabited by two sisters (Laura Esterman and Sage Allen). Initially grateful to them, Tom soon realizes ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, rough, scary, slasher ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, danger, obsession, survival, crimes, rescue, mind game, deadly, psychopath, isolation, woman in danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, california, michigan
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Red Line (2013)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Terrified commuters are on the ride of their lives when terrorists send a subway train speeding out of control during rush hour. With the saboteur among them, a group of citizens are now trapped underground and in a race against time if they hope to ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, train, tunnel, race against time, confined, danger, escapades, deadly, bomb, terrorist, survival, chases and races ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Mountain Men (1980)
Genre: Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The story concerns two grizzled mountain men -- Bill Tyler and Henry Frapp -- during the dying days of the fur-trapping era. The plot begins when Running Moon runs away from her abusive husband Heavy Eagle and comes across the two seedy fur ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mountain man, heroes, wilderness, battles, native american, frontier, frontier justice, vigilantism, mountain, treasure hunt, americana, interracial relations ...
Time: 19th century, 1830s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Crocodile 2: Death Swamp (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Hungary
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After a bank robbery, four criminals escape to Mexico, but a storm causes an accident which takes down the plane where several die in the crash. The criminals take it into their own hands to continue when one survivor is attacked and eaten by a ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crocodile, animal horror, adventure, survival, confined, chases and races, daring rescue, criminal heroes, danger, wilderness, dangerous animal, stolen money ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Wit's End (1971)
Genre: Adventure, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A journalist gets mixed up with a stripper, a defecting Chinese scientist and Red Chinese agents.
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, espionage, deadly, daring rescue, crimes, restaurant, transvestism, gangsters, journalism, danger, working undercover, track down ...
Time: 70s
Place: singapore, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Never Say Never Again (1983)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, West Germany
Duration: 134 min.
Story: James Bond returns as the secret agent 007 one more time to battle the evil organization SPECTRE. Bond must defeat Largo, who has stolen two atomic warheads for nuclear blackmail. But Bond has an ally in Largo's girlfriend, the willowy Domino, ...
Style: exciting, stylized, suspenseful, witty, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, spy, island, terrorism, motorcycle chase, world domination, secret agents, undercover, heroes, race against time, theft, british secret service ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: french riviera, bahamas, england, europe, france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.2
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The Deep (1977)
Genre: Adventure, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A pair of young vacationers are involved in a dangerous conflict with treasure hunters when they discover a way into a deadly wreck in Bermuda waters...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, tense, suspense, scenic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: underwater, adventure, shipwreck, ocean, underwater scene, treasure hunt, shark, danger, chase, ocean or sea, mafia, morphine ...
Time: 18th century
Place: caribbean, haiti
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.3
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Standoff (1998)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The FBI and Texas police make ready to storm the headquarters of a heavily armed sect of religious fanatics. But the operation goes horribly wrong and a couple of agents seek protection at an abandoned farm. But they are not the only ones there.
Style: rough, bleak, suspenseful, exciting, realistic ...
Plot: farm, siege, danger, adventure, escapades, deadly, society, government agency, survival, terrorism, religions or cults, fanatic ...
Time: 90s
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 4.1
 1K
White Wall (2010)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In the near future, everything has changed. Basic human rights have become the rarest of luxuries. No one knows when this started but everyone knows how. The VXII, the deadliest virus ever created, spread like wildfire and decimated the majority of ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, futuristic, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chaos, survival, society, life is a bitch, danger, rivalry, deadly, future dystopia, heroes, escapades, bounty hunter, secret ...
Time: 21st century, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Welcome to the Jungle (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Two young couples head into the New Guinea wilderness in an effort to find Michael Rockefeller, the heir to the Rockefeller fortune who disappeared in 1961.
Style: slasher, serious, rough, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: wilderness, cannibalism, jungle, survival, obsessive quest, confined, danger, deadly, gory, cons and scams, escapades, cemetery ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.2
 957
Arctic Blue (1993)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An environmentalist gets involved in transporting an accused killer (Ben) from an isolated Alaskan town to the authorities. Ben is determined to escape, and his fellow trappers are ready to help
Style: stylized, suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: wilderness, airplane, adventure, crimes, prison, survival, isolation, prison life, catastrophe, escapades, danger, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
Place: alaska, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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 2K
Bear Island (1979)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A group of people converge on a barren Arctic island. They have their reasons for being there but when a series of mysterious accidents and murders take place, a whole lot of darker motives become apparent. Could the fortune in buried Nazi gold be ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: island, betrayal, murder, violence, snow, knife, corpse, mountain, gold, professor, sabotage, avalanche ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%