Movies like Pocahontas: The Legend

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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: adventure, family, soldier, tragic love, fighting the system, parents and children, interracial relations, love and romance, against the odds, love affair, danger, society, opposites attract, escapades, unfulfillment, americana, culture clash, romance, thanksgiving, native american
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, exciting and suspenseful films with plots about society, escapades, danger, adventure, heroes, love and romance and rivalry mostly in Drama, Action and Romance genres. Some movies like Pocahontas: The Legend: The Magic of Ordinary Days (2005), War Party (1988), Beneath the Blue (2010), Tornado! (1996), Dead Men Can't Dance (1997). 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, serious, touching, sentimental, realistic ...
Plot: love and romance, society, hopes, soldier, friendship, family relations, pregnancy, arranged marriage, farm, unfulfillment, romance, fall in love ...
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: rough, serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: alcohol abuse, society, injustice, americana, vengeance, life is a bitch, crimes, heroes, rivalry, murder, opposites attract, battles ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, montana
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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, realistic, serious, feel good
Audience: family outing
Plot: escapades, experiment gone awry, family, daring rescue, parents and children, young heroes, fall in love, ocean or sea, friends, danger, youth, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: bahamas
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 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: suspenseful, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: research, tornado, storm, on the road, chases and races, adventure, daring rescue, forces of nature, escapades, danger, race against time, global warming ...
Time: 90s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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: suspenseful, exciting, rough, serious, realistic
Plot: undercover, daring rescue, heroes, adventure, chases and races, escapades, heroic mission, military, danger, sergeant, soldier, black ops ...
Time: 90s
Place: korea, asia, north korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 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, serious, atmospheric, sentimental, epic ...
Plot: island, map, rivalry, adventurer, tragic hero, family life, family feud, leadership, american civil war, jungle, isolation, love triangle ...
Time: 18th century
Place: chile, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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: exciting, suspenseful, realistic, serious, rough
Plot: escapades, forces of nature, heroes, chases and races, save the day, resort, evacuation, adventure, chaos and mayhem, chaos, skiing, race against time ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, contemporary, 90s
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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, orphan, family life, family, escapades, parents and children, adventure, family relations, friends, danger, survival, friendship ...
Time: 18th century
Place: new england, massachusetts, maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Movie in collections
 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, realistic, touching, sentimental, exciting ...
Plot: forces of nature, heroes, save the day, escapades, chases and races, police investigation, danger, race against time, small town, law enforcement, evacuation, rescue ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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: bleak, rough, serious, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: soldier, confined, war, adventure, escapades, heroes, danger, military, rivalry, against the odds, battles, vengeance ...
Time: 40s, 1940s
Place: japan, the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 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: tense, sincere, disturbing, realistic, bleak ...
Plot: racism, fisherman, shrimp, opposites attract, small town, military, rivalry, addiction, social relations, immigrants, interracial relations, life is a bitch ...
Place: texas, vietnam, asia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 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: touching, sincere, talky, realistic, serious ...
Plot: society, introspection, culture clash, parents and children, siblings relations, interracial relations, immigrants, romance, family problems, family relations, death, sex ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, india, new york, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 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, touching, humorous, captivating, sincere
Audience: chick flick
Plot: culture clash, family relations, love and romance, life is a bitch, couples, friendship, parents and children, family, society, hopes, adventure, escapades ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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: realistic, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rescue, airplane, race against time, danger, landing, save the day, escapades, adventure, heroic mission, heroes, daring rescue, airplane accident
Time: 80s
Place: iowa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 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: suspenseful, exciting, realistic, bleak, serious
Plot: convent, war, adventure, military, soldier, danger, battles, heroes, state affairs, political unrest, against the odds, escapades ...
Time: 60s
Place: asia, the philippines, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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, emotional, realistic
Plot: college, lifestyle, coming of age, fall in love, interracial relations, love and romance, romance, couples, society, social differences, opposites attract, culture clash ...
Time: 50s, year 1955, 1950s
Place: virginia, france, usa, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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: realistic, suspenseful, serious
Plot: arms dealing, interracial relations, adventure, state affairs, military, soldier, revolution, racism, dishonesty, opposites attract, danger, crimes ...
Time: 70s
Place: zimbabwe, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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, realistic, touching, suspenseful
Plot: small town life, going straight, redemption, small town, store, society, drug dealing, family relations, forced into action, social relations, crimes, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Movie in collections
 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: exciting, suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic
Plot: terrorism, bar fight, military, danger, deadly, aerial combats, heroes, adventure, heroic mission, escapades, pilot, misfit ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 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: touching, serious, sincere, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: adoption, society, reunion, self discovery, family relations, religions or cults, parents and children, redemption, family, hopes, amish
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ 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, atmospheric, serious, realistic, sincere
Plot: small town, unfulfillment, love and romance, love affair, fall in love, hopes, working class, society, introspection, dull life, truck driver, waitress
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 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: stylized, exciting, realistic, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, escapades, heroes, chases and races, hopes, master warrior, obsessive quest, adventure, fugitives, redemption, human spirit, tough heroes ...
Time: 17th century
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Night Train to Kathmandu (1988)
Genre: Adventure, Romance, Fantasy, Mystery, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A young girl leaves for Nepal with her parents and brother. She is unhappy to leave her home at first, but soon isn't when she meets a handome young man. The story unfolds into a romantic and daring quest in search of the "Invisible ...
Style: realistic, serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: culture clash, opposites attract, youth, society, social differences, teenage life, love affair, romance, adventure, fall in love, love and romance, teenage girl ...
Time: 80s
Place: nepal, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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, serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: feminism, fighting the system, against the odds, rebelliousness, injustice, society, ambition, social decay, hopes, female politician, female protagonist, election ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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: suspenseful, serious, bleak, rough, realistic
Plot: against the odds, rivalry, religions or cults, survival, desert, culture clash, danger, starting over, society, hopes, escapades, immigrants ...
Time: 20s
Place: israel, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 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, injustice, culture clash, couple relations, fall in love, power relations, love and romance, unfulfillment, romance, innocence lost, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 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, gays and lesbians, life is a bitch, sexual relations, interracial relations, society, injustice, rebelliousness, rebellion, couples, breeding, prostitute ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 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: sincere, touching, sentimental, serious, emotional ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: small town, unfulfillment, wartime life, romance, unfulfilled love, love and romance, family in crisis, battles, social relations, family relations, plague, homecoming ...
Time: 1910s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 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, serious, rough, realistic, exciting ...
Plot: native american, prison life, revenge, murder, rescue, dishonesty, mental institution, contests and competitions, crimes, good versus evil, chase, female protagonist ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.0
 462
Toy Soldiers (1984)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 91 min.
Story: While on a vacation in Central America, some American teenagers are kidnapped by terrorists. A rescue mission is sent after them, but they manage to escape and join up with a mercenary fighting the terrorists.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, missing person, danger, confined, adventure, hostages, heroic mission, soldier, military, college, friendship, political unrest ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: beverly hills, central america
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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