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The Pirates of Blood River (1962)
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The Pirates of Blood River (1962)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A group of ruthless pirates attack a 17th Century Huguenot settlement on the Isle of Devon in search of treasure and will stop at nothing to obtain it.
Style: exciting, captivating, entertaining, tense, light, serious
Plot: pirate, treasure hunt, adventure, danger, village, island, infidelity, escapades, rivalry, gold, greed, swashbuckler, romance, survival, heroes, ocean or sea, confined, dangerous animal, village life, hotshot hero, adventurer, slasher, chases and races, dishonesty, isolation ...
Time: 17th century
Place: caribbean

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, serious, realistic and suspenseful films with plots about escapades, adventure, danger, heroes, rivalry, adventurer and treasure hunt mostly in Adventure, Action and Drama genres. Some movies like The Pirates of Blood River: Pirates of the 20th Century (1980), Cutthroat Island (1995), Treasure Island (1990), Treasure Island (2012), Black Sea (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Pirates of the 20th Century (1980)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A Soviet cargo ship carrying medical opium gets attacked by pirates of an unknown nationality. The crew is left to die on a sinking ship but they manage to escape and now must fight the pirates for survival.
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, atmospheric
Plot: pirate, ocean or sea, ship, survival, adventure, danger, escapades, confined, rivalry, hijacking, murder, swimming ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Cutthroat Island (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: France, Italy, Germany, USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Morgan Adams and her slave, William Shaw, are on a quest to recover the three portions of a treasure map. Unfortunately, the final portion is held by her murderous uncle, Dawg. Her crew is skeptical of her leadership abilities, so she must complete ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, breathtaking, humorous, light ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: pirate, treasure hunt, adventure, rivalry, ship, map, danger, ocean or sea, battles, daring rescue, escapades, island ...
Time: 1600s, 17th century, 18th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Treasure Island (1990)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Young Jim Hawkins, while running the Benbow Inn with his mother, meets Captain Billy Bones, who dies at the inn while it is beseiged by buccaneers led by Blind Pew. Jim and his mother fight off the attackers and discover Billy Bones' treasure ...
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, exciting, surprise ending, scenic ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: treasure hunt, pirate, treasure, ship, treasure map, mutiny, adventure, escapades, young heroes, family, heroes, daring rescue ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century
Place: israel, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Treasure Island (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, History, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Ireland, UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Treasure Island is a two-part British television miniseries adaptation of the novel Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson. It was made by BSkyB and first shown in the United Kingdom on Sky1 on 1–2 January 2012. The screenplay was by Stewart ...
Style: realistic, exciting, captivating, suspenseful, stylized ...
Plot: treasure hunt, island, treasure map, pirate, ship, expedition, doctor, castaway, quest, danger, ocean or sea, gold ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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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, treasure hunt, sea, gold, survival, betrayal, adventure, escapades, tough heroes, human nature, obsessive quest ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1941, year 2008
Place: black sea, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
A High Wind in Jamaica (1965)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In 1870, a Jamaican colonial family sends its children to Britain for proper schooling, but their ship is taken over by pirates, who become fond of the kids.
Style: realistic, exciting, captivating, stylized, serious
Plot: pirate, stowaway, danger, kidnapping, escapades, young heroes, ocean or sea, ship, child in peril, piracy, sea battle, sword fight ...
Time: 19th century
Place: caribbean, jamaica
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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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, family, immigrants, wilderness, isolation, family in danger, estrangement, family life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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The Island (1980)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: David Warner leads a band of modern day pirates who raid yachts and sail boats of people on vacation out in the Caribbean. Michael Caine is a reporter who goes out there with his son to investigate the mystery of the disappearing boats. He runs ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, rough, suspense, serious ...
Plot: pirate, island, survival, kidnapping, isolation, rescue, adventure, supernatural, against the odds, missing person, heroic mission, dangerous animal ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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The Devil at 4 O'Clock (1960)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: A crusty, eccentric priest recruits three reluctant convicts to help him rescue a children's leper colony from a Pacific island menaced by a smoldering volcano.
Style: serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: island, rescue, evacuation, priest, volcano, save the day, heroic mission, chases and races, redemption, one man army, jungle, ship ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.7
 69K
Fool's Gold (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Treasure hunter Ben "Finn" Finnegan has sunk his marriage to Tess and his trusty boat in his obsessive quest to find the legendary Queen's Dowry. When he finds a vital clue that may finally pinpoint the treasure's whereabouts, he ...
Style: humorous, exciting, realistic, semi serious, entertaining ...
Audience: date night, teens, chick flick
Plot: treasure hunt, ocean or sea, adventure, adventurer, rivalry, yacht, escapades, obsessive quest, scuba diving, treasure, sunken treasure, divorce ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, bahamas, spain, florida, caribbean ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Hero's Island (1962)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A family shipwrecked on an island must deal with escaped convicts and pirates.
Style: realistic, serious, rough, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: island, pirate, murder, frame up, rescue, ghost, escapades, adventure, dangerous attraction, woman in danger, danger, heroes ...
Time: 18th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Lady and the Highwayman (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK, Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Set in old England, Hugh Grant ("Four Weddings & a Funeral", "Notting Hill") plays a highwayman who steals from the rich and gives to the poor. But during one of his robberies, he falls in love with an aristocratic lady, Emma ...
Style: stylized, captivating, tense, exciting, entertaining ...
Plot: forbidden love, romance, adventure, intrigue, royal court, heroes, escapades, woman in danger, couples, rivalry, royal family, fall in love ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: england, europe, dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Golden Voyage of Sinbad (1973)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Sinbad and his crew intercept a homunculus carrying a golden tablet. Koura, the creator of the homunculus and practitioner of evil magic, wants the tablet back and pursues Sinbad. Meanwhile Sinbad meets the Vizier who has another part of the ...
Style: exciting, humorous, stylized, semi serious, suspense ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: cyclops, pirate, good versus evil, island, adventurer, treasure hunt, map, adventure, tattoo, sailor, supernatural, escapades ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Muppet Treasure Island (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: After telling the story of Flint's last journey to young Jim Hawkins, Billy Bones has a heart attack and dies just as Jim and his friends are attacked by pirates. The gang escapes into the town where they hire out a boat and crew to find the ...
Style: exciting, humorous, not serious, feel good, surprise ending ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: treasure hunt, island, treasure, puppet, adventure, puppets, pirate, family, danger, youth, young heroes, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 8.2
 84K
Black Sails (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: South Africa, USA
Duration: 56 min.
Story: The pirate adventures of Captain Flint and his men twenty years prior to Robert Louis Stevenson’s classic “Treasure Island.” Flint, the most brilliant and most feared pirate captain of his day, takes on a fast-talking young addition to his ...
Style: exciting, stylized, serious, rough, suspense ...
Plot: pirate, island, treasure hunt, gold, killings, adventure, captain, seduction, treasure, pirate ship, swashbuckler, mistrust ...
Time: 18th century
Place: caribbean, west indies
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.1
 2K
Diamond Dogs (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Canada, China
Duration: 94 min.
Story: "Diamond Dogs" is the story of a group of American fortune hunters, who come to China looking for a long-lost-treasure. During the Soviet crack-down on religion in the 1930's, a priceless Buddhist artifact, a Tangka was taken across ...
Style: serious, exciting, tense, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bounty hunter, treasure hunt, one man army, adventure, adventurer, lone wolves, danger, tough heroes, tough guy, hand to hand combat, martial arts, gunfight ...
Time: contemporary
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Shark (1969)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A gunrunner loses his cargo near a small coastal Sudanese town so he's stuck there. When a woman hires him to raid a sunken ship in the shark-infested waters, he sees a chance to compensate for his losses. He's not the only one.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, realistic, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: treasure hunt, ship, adventurer, rivalry, shark, shark attack, chases and races, adventure, betrayal, village, deadly, ocean or sea ...
Time: 60s
Place: middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Librarian: Quest for the Spear (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When a magical artifact is lifted from his library, a meek librarian sets out to ensure its safe return.
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, entertaining, idiotic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: treasure hunt, adventure, obsessive quest, adventurer, save the world, university, friends, friendship, heroic mission, good versus evil, escapades, chase ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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The Land That Time Forgot (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Shipwrecked castaways stumble upon the mysterious island of Caprona in the Bermuda Triangle, confronting man-eating dinosaurs and a stranded German U-Boat crew while trying to escape.
Style: exciting, stylized, humorous, semi serious, serious ...
Audience: pre-teens, teens, family outing, kids, boys' night
Plot: dinosaur, island, adventure, survival, supernatural, disorder, missing person, isolation, adventurer, chases and races, forces of nature, escapades ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Ashanti (1979)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Switzerland
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Dr. Anansa Linderby is kidnapped in a medical mission in Africa by a slave trader. From this moment, her husband will do anything to recover her and to punish the bad guys, but that will be not an easy task.
Style: realistic, serious, tense, exciting, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: slave, desert, missing person, danger, village life, rivalry, vengeance, race against time, intrigue, hostages, adventure, terrorism ...
Time: 70s
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Freefall (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, South Africa
Duration: 96 min.
Story: New York publisher Dex Dellum sends his fiancée and star photographer Katy Mazur to Swaziland to shoot the taita falcon. There she meets 'highman' (altitude stuntman) Grant Orion, who practices skydiving. After an initial clash, they ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, exciting, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: infidelity, martial arts, adventure, crimes, undercover, government agency, political conspiracy, political intrigue, espionage, rivalry, fighting crime, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Poseidon Adventure (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 174 min.
Story: A cruise ship succumbs to a terrorist act and capsizes on New Year's eve. A rag-tag group of survivors, spearheaded by a priest and a homeland security agent, must journey through the upside down vessel and attempt an escape.
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, realistic, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, christmas, new year's eve, survival, daring rescue, save the day, danger, deadly, cruise, ship, forces of nature, race against time ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Jack Sparrow, a freewheeling 17th-century pirate, quarrels with a rival pirate bent on pillaging Port Royal. When the governor's daughter is kidnapped, Sparrow decides to help the girl's love save her.
Style: exciting, humorous, biting, colourful, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, teens, boys' night, date night, kids
Plot: adventure, ship, pirate, curses spells and rituals, treasure, pirate ship, treasure hunt, gold, captain, ocean or sea, ghost, boat ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s
Place: caribbean, jamaica
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Into the Blue 2: The Reef (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When they're hired to recover the lost treasure of Columbus, married scuba divers Sebastian (Chris Carmack) and Dani (Laura Vandervoort) think they've hit the jackpot. But as they get closer to the fortune, the couple begins to suspect ...
Style: exciting, captivating, twists and turns, suspense, realistic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: treasure hunt, couple relations, adventure, ocean or sea, danger, heroes, crimes, rivalry, terrorist, underwater scene, drowning, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: honolulu hawaii, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Romancing the Stone (1984)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Though she can spin wild tales of passionate romance, novelist Joan Wilder has no life of her own. Then one day adventure comes her way in the form of a mysterious package. It turns out that the parcel is the ransom she'll need to free her ...
Style: exciting, humorous, feel good, light, entertaining ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, kids
Plot: treasure hunt, jungle, unlikely couple, adventure, opposites attract, escapades, map, danger, stranded, romance, chase, gem ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future
Place: colombia, latin america, south america, central america
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Sharks' Treasure (1975)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Eccentric charter skipper Jim Carnahan and his team of hard-luck dreamers battle sharks, bandits and their own greed to recover sunken treasure
Style: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: treasure hunt, shark, cons and scams, adventure, dangerous animal, heroes, down on your luck, chases and races, deadly, adventurer, ship, battles ...
Time: 70s
Place: latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Three Musketeers (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance
Country: USA, Germany, France, UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The hot-headed young D'Artagnan along with three former legendary but now down on their luck Musketeers must unite and defeat a beautiful double agent and her villainous employer from seizing the French throne and engulfing Europe in war.
Style: exciting, semi serious, stylized, humorous, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: duel, musketeer, adventure, danger, political intrigue, buddies, partners, heroic mission, escapades, daring rescue, uninhibited rivalry, soldier ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s, 18th century
Place: france, europe, paris france, english channel, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
When Time Ran Out... (1980)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: An active volcano threatens a south Pacific island resort and its guests as a power struggle ensues between the property's developer and a drilling foreman.
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hotel, island, resort, survival, volcano, volcanic eruption, escape, race against time, danger, infidelity, wiretap, chases and races ...
Time: 70s
Place: pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Treasure of the Amazon (1985)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A ragtag group of adventurers, including a former Nazi, is led by a half-maddened grizzled treasure hunter who wants a second chance to find the mythical treasure of the Amazon, after his first mission went terrible wrong.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, rough, serious, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: treasure hunt, jungle, gory, animal life, adventurer, bounty hunter, escapades, chases and races, dangerous animal, adventure, danger, deadly ...
Time: 80s
Place: latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Ivanhoe (1982)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 142 min.
Story: This is a remake of Walter Scott's Ivanhoe. Ivanhoe, a worthy and noble knight, the champion of justice returns to England after the holy wars. He find England under the reign of Prince John and his henchmen and finds himself being involved in ...
Style: atmospheric, exciting, stylized, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: knight, rescue, heroes, heroic mission, good versus evil, escapades, adventure, romance, danger, rivalry, jousting, adventurer ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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