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Pocahontas: The Legend (1995)
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Pocahontas: The Legend (1995)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Englishmen come to explore and settle the new world. There they find natives who are curious about their "firesticks" and strange customs.
Style: serious, realistic
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: native american, adventure, family, romance, soldier, tragic love, fighting the system, parents and children, interracial relations, love and romance, against the odds, love affair, danger, society, opposites attract, escapades, culture clash, americana, unfulfillment, thanksgiving
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: usa

Most similar movies to Pocahontas: The Legend

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful and exciting films with plots about society, escapades, adventure, danger, heroes, rivalry and hopes mostly in Drama, Action and War genres. Some movies like Pocahontas: The Legend: The Magic of Ordinary Days (2005), War Party (1988), Keeping the Promise (1997), Beneath the Blue (2010), Tornado! (1996). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Magic of Ordinary Days (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Pregnant out of wedlock, an educated young woman is pressured by her father into an arranged marriage with a lonely farmer in this drama set during WWII.
Style: sincere, touching, serious, sentimental, realistic ...
Plot: love and romance, hopes, society, marriage of convenience, love affair, family relations, soldier, romance, life is a bitch, brutality, world war two, destiny ...
Time: 20th century
Place: usa, colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.3
 549
War Party (1988)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: One hundred years after the Battle of Milk River, both sides agree to reenact it. The cavalry are supposed to shoot blanks & the Indians weren't supposed to fight back....
Style: realistic, suspenseful, exciting, rough, serious
Plot: life is a bitch, heroes, vigilantism, racism, opposites attract, vengeance, rivalry, deadly, murder, crimes, americana, battles ...
Time: 80s
Place: montana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
Keeping the Promise (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A colonial family seeks a better life in Maine's wilderness in this powerful adventure. When William Hallowell leaves behind 13-year-old son Matt to safeguard their claim, the boy relies on his new friendship with the Penobscot Indians for ...
Style: touching, serious, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: wilderness, danger, parents and children, adventure, escapades, family, survival, friendship, orphan, plague, family relations, friends ...
Time: 18th century
Place: new england, massachusetts, maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Beneath the Blue (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Dolphin experts confront the US Navy when its sonar program is suspected of causing the animals' deaths.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, feel good
Audience: family outing
Plot: young heroes, love and romance, experiment gone awry, family, fall in love, escapades, danger, youth, friends, ocean or sea, animal life, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: bahamas
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 4.7
 986
Tornado! (1996)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An accountant sent to produce an evaluation of a tornado research project, and the scientist running the project pursue tornadoes and each other.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: research, tornado, storm, on the road, daring rescue, adventure, forces of nature, chases and races, escapades, global warming, race against time, danger ...
Time: 90s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Dead Men Can't Dance (1997)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: To stamp out the threat of nuclear war, a special ops team must travel to North Korea to carry out a covert mission to destroy a nuclear power plant. Everything does not go as planned. Their communications are cut off and they must remember their ...
Style: realistic, exciting, suspenseful, serious, rough
Plot: escapades, chases and races, adventure, daring rescue, heroic mission, undercover, danger, heroes, military, soldier, sabotage, torture ...
Time: 90s
Place: korea, asia, north korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 5.5
 787
Raven Hawk (1996)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A Native-American woman, who was framed for the murders of her parents years before, returns to her reservation to seek revenge.
Style: bleak, suspenseful, exciting, serious, rough ...
Plot: native american, prison life, revenge, murder, rescue, dishonesty, mental institution, crimes, contests and competitions, good versus evil, chase, female protagonist ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 6.4
 4K
Rapa Nui (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Inter-tribal rivalry leads to a competition to erect a huge statue (moai) in record time before Make can take part in the race to retrieve the egg of a Sooty Tern. The reward for winning this race is to rule the island for one year.
Style: captivating, sentimental, romantic, melancholic, serious ...
Plot: island, adventurer, rivalry, love triangle, love affair, love and romance, family feud, state affairs, parents and children, isolation, map, catastrophe ...
Time: 18th century
Place: chile, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Volcano: Fire on the Mountain (1997)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A USGS scientist attempts to convince his boss and the residents of Angel Falls, California that a nearby volcano is about to erupt.
Style: serious, rough, exciting, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: chaos and mayhem, save the day, chases and races, escapades, heroes, adventure, evacuation, forces of nature, danger, skiing, resort, chaos ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 20th century, 90s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 3.4
 248
Inferno (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A fire chief (Gunn) is investigating the cause of a string of blazes that threaten to destroy her small town, while at the same time dealing with her teen daughter's rebelliousness.
Style: serious, touching, sentimental, realistic, exciting ...
Plot: chases and races, parents and children, save the day, heroes, escapades, forces of nature, race against time, danger, police investigation, small town, evacuation, rescue ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.0
 922
Alamo Bay (1985)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A despondent Vietnam veteran in danger of losing his livelihood is pushed to the edge when he sees Vietnamese immigrants moving into the fishing industry in a Texas bay town.
Style: bleak, tense, sincere, realistic, serious ...
Plot: racism, shrimp, fisherman, society, small town, legal action, immigrants, interracial relations, life is a bitch, military, rivalry, small town life ...
Place: texas, vietnam, asia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.6
 272
ABCD (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The only goal of an ageing Indian-American widow is to see her son and rebellious daughter (described as an American Born Confused Desi or ABCD) married off to respectable Indian families.
Style: realistic, talky, sincere, clever, touching ...
Plot: culture clash, romance, immigrants, parents and children, siblings relations, interracial relations, family problems, society, introspection, family relations, arranged marriage, happiness ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, india, new york, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
A Taste of Hell (1973)
Genre: Action, War, Drama
Country: USA, Philippines
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Set in the Philippines during WW II, two U.S. Army officers are caught and shot by a Japanese officer. One survives and soon joins with a guerrilla troop to battle the enemy... and get revenge.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, exciting, bleak ...
Plot: soldier, battles, adventure, escapades, confined, war, heroes, rivalry, military, danger, vengeance, against the odds ...
Time: 40s, 1940s
Place: japan, the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Crash Landing: The Rescue of Flight 232 (1992)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Authentic drama of United Airlines flight 232 from Denver to Chicago. The DC-10 crashed during an emergency landing at Sioux City Gateway Airport on July 19, 1989. 184 people survived, partly thanks to the ground rescue workers who had 40 minutes to ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rescue, landing, race against time, danger, airplane, save the day, heroes, escapades, heroic mission, daring rescue, adventure, airplane accident
Time: 80s
Place: iowa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Foreign Student (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands, USA, France, Italy, UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A French football playing exchange student falls in love.
Style: sexual, touching, serious, realistic, emotional
Plot: college, love and romance, interracial relations, couples, self discovery, opposites attract, culture clash, youth, romance, fall in love, society, coming of age ...
Time: 50s, year 1955, 1950s
Place: france, virginia, europe, usa, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 4.9
 67
The Ravagers (1965)
Genre: Action, War, Drama
Country: Philippines, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Cruel captors of the war in the pacific.
Style: exciting, bleak, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: convent, adventure, escapades, state affairs, political unrest, heroes, battles, war, military, danger, against the odds, soldier ...
Time: 60s
Place: japan, asia, the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Game for Vultures (1979)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 113 min.
Story: The South African businessman David Swansey is delivering illegal German helicopters to Rhodesia. That makes the patriot Gideon Marunga an angry man.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: society, soldier, military, terrorism, crimes, adventure, state affairs, arms dealing, interracial relations, dishonesty, danger, rebellion ...
Time: 70s
Place: zimbabwe, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Everyday Black Man (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Since closing the door to a violent past, quiet and thoughtful Moses Stanton everyday existence is running a small neighborhood store, and watching over his daughter who doesn't know he exists. When a young man, Malik, comes in claiming to be a ...
Style: serious, touching, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: redemption, small town life, society, store, social relations, family relations, forced into action, small town, parents and children, going straight, drug dealing, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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 3.5
 338
Desert Thunder (1999)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Terrorists threaten to launch a missile armed with deadly disease at Europe. A special unit is put together to stop them.
Style: realistic, serious, rough, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: terrorism, bar fight, military, adventure, aerial combats, deadly, heroic mission, heroes, danger, escapades, air raid, aerial combat ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.7
 939
Kamui (2009)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 120 min.
Story: KAMUI is a Ninja on the run from the world of Ninja bound by rules in search of true freedom. However, he is burdened with the fate, where it is not allowed to take the secret of their powers outside of the tribe -- if you are born as Ninja, you ...
Style: epic, exciting, stylized, serious, rough ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, obsessive quest, heroes, escapades, fugitives, chases and races, adventure, danger, tough heroes, redemption, hopes, master warrior ...
Time: 17th century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 7.1
 6K
Black Robe (1991)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, War
Country: Canada, Australia, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In the 17th century a Jesuit priest and a young companion are escorted through the wilderness of Quebec by Algonquin Indians to find a distant mission in the dead of winter. The Jesuit experiences a spiritual journey while his young companion falls ...
Style: bleak, realistic, thought provoking, serious, baroque ...
Plot: native american, wilderness, journey, culture clash, shaman, adventurer, society, redemption, soldier, religions or cults, clergy, heroes ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: canada, quebec, india, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 3.7
 450
Gale Force (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A new reality-style game show, "Treasure Hunt" has invited a cast of contestants, including a Los Angeles cop who's joined to try and make up for an earlier PR blunder, to a tropical island to hunt for a buried treasure worth ten ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, captivating, realistic
Plot: treasure hunt, island, escapades, survival, rivalry, danger, adventure, contests and competitions, criminal heroes, chaos and mayhem, dishonesty, tough heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.2
 592
The Confession (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Based on the novel by New York Times best-selling author Beverly Lewis, "The Confession" is the continuing story of Katie Lapp, a young Amish woman who goes on a journey in search of her identity - only to find herself embroiled in a ...
Style: sincere, serious, touching, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: amish, self discovery, parents and children, family, hopes, redemption, adoption, reunion, religions or cults, family relations, society
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Movie in collections
 6.1
 2K
Gulaab Gang (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 139 min.
Story: A fearless woman fights social injustice; creating a sanctuary for abused women and battling a crooked politician.
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, exciting
Plot: feminism, against the odds, fighting the system, ambition, rebelliousness, injustice, society, social decay, hopes, female politician, election, female protagonist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.9
 366
The Off Hours (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: You're awake when everyone else is asleep. You're standing still as traffic is whipping by at 70mph. You see dusk and dawn everyday because they happen on your way to a time clock and then to a bed. Your off hours are spent trying to ...
Style: gloomy, serious, atmospheric, sincere, realistic
Plot: small town, unfulfillment, hopes, love affair, fall in love, love and romance, introspection, dull life, working class, society, truck driver, waitress
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.3
 690
Drum (1976)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A mid-19th century mulatto slave is torn between his success as a pit-fighter and the injustices of white society.
Style: serious, sexual, realistic
Plot: slavery, breeding, power relations, opposites attract, society, rebellion, injustice, rebelliousness, gays and lesbians, sexual relations, life is a bitch, interracial relations ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.0
 3K
Trishna (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 117 min.
Story: When her father is killed in a road accident, Trishna's family expect her to provide for them. The rich son of an entrepreneur starts to restlessly pursue her affections, but are his intentions as pure as they seem?
Style: sentimental, emotional, serious, realistic, ambiguous ending
Audience: girls' night
Plot: tragic love, rich and poor, couple relations, fall in love, culture clash, injustice, innocence lost, couples, power relations, love and romance, unfulfillment, romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.2
 312
1918 (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: It's 1918, the height of United States involvement in World War I - Liberty Bonds are sold, German immigrants are suspected as traitors or saboteurs, young men everywhere succumb to the patriotism and propaganda and enlist. In a small Texas ...
Style: serious, touching, realistic, sentimental, sincere ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: small town, love and romance, unfulfilled love, unfulfillment, romance, social differences, americana, tragic love, society, lifestyle, family in crisis, plague ...
Time: 1910s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.0
 2K
Juanita (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Fed up with her deadbeat grown kids and marginal urban existence, Juanita takes a Greyhound bus to Paper Moon, Montana - where she reinvents herself and finds her mojo.
Style: feel good, sincere, humorous, captivating, touching
Audience: chick flick
Plot: sex, female nudity, culture clash, family relations, love and romance, life is a bitch, couples, parents and children, family, friendship, hopes, society ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Once We Were Dreamers (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: Israel
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Set in the Middle East in 1919, a group of European Jews planning on settling in the Sinai Desert are attacked by Bedouin tribesmen. As they fight for their lives they realize that they are beginning a struggle for a new Jewish nation. This film ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, realistic, rough, serious
Plot: religions or cults, starting over, society, culture clash, danger, against the odds, rivalry, desert, survival, escapades, interracial relations, hopes ...
Time: 20s
Place: israel, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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