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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, parents and children, love and romance, interracial relations, fighting the system, tragic love, love affair, thanksgiving, escapades, society, opposites attract, americana, culture clash, against the odds, unfulfillment, danger, female director
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: usa

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Most similar movies to Pocahontas: The Legend

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, exciting and suspenseful films with plots about society, danger, escapades, adventure, heroes, rivalry and love and romance mostly in Drama, Action and Romance genres. Some movies like Pocahontas: The Legend: War Party (1988), Rapa Nui (1994), A Rebel for Love (1990), Dead Men Can't Dance (1997), The Magic of Ordinary Days (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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: exciting, realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful
Plot: battles, injustice, americana, vengeance, racism, murder, alcohol abuse, battle zone, vigilantism, heroes, life is a bitch, rivalry ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, montana
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.4
 5K
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, melancholic, serious, atmospheric ...
Plot: island, rivalry, love triangle, love and romance, love affair, state affairs, family feud, adventurer, parents and children, isolation, map, catastrophe ...
Time: 18th century, 17th century
Place: chile, latin america, polynesia
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
A Rebel for Love (1990)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 157 min.
Story: Saajan is a college youth, enjoying his life, meets with Kajal the girl of his dreams at a brothel. Kajal is an innocent victim of Dhanraj, who runs this brothel. Saajan eventually falls in love with Kajal, but this love affair is not acceptable to ...
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: prostitute, against the odds, true love, society, love and romance, unlikely couple, fall in love, romance, love affair, parents and children, protective male, pimp ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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, suspenseful, serious, exciting, rough
Plot: escapades, heroic mission, daring rescue, heroes, adventure, undercover, military, graphic violence, black ops, soldier, torture, capture ...
Time: 90s
Place: asia, korea, north korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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The Magic of Ordinary Days (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 98 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: touching, sincere, sentimental, serious, emotional ...
Plot: marriage of convenience, love and romance, romance, hopes, world war two, soldier, society, destiny, family relations, love affair, arranged marriage, life is a bitch ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s
Place: usa, colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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: serious, realistic, touching
Audience: family outing
Plot: family relations, wilderness, friends, adventure, orphan, survival, escapades, family, family life, friendship, plague, parents and children ...
Time: 18th century
Place: new england, massachusetts, maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 5.1
 861
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, realistic, exciting, suspenseful ...
Plot: native american, prison life, revenge, murder, rescue, dishonesty, mental institution, contests and competitions, crimes, good versus evil, chase, female protagonist ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 5.1
 319
Star Runner (2003)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong, South Korea
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Preparing for the hand-to-hand battle of his life and the title of Champion Star Runner, a headstrong fighter creates a deadly hybrid mix of Thai kickboxing and Chinese kung fu. Get ready for the ultimate Pan-Asian mixed martial arts competition, ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, athlete's life, ambition, rivalry, love affair, adventure, love and romance, hopes, contests and competitions, heroes, starting over, romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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 3.5
 284
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: realistic, serious, suspenseful, touching, exciting ...
Plot: forest, police investigation, rescue, heroes, save the day, evacuation, family relations, escapades, race against time, law enforcement, parents and children, rebelliousness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 5.6
 320
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: talky, serious, realistic, sincere, clever ...
Plot: introspection, parents and children, siblings relations, interracial relations, culture clash, family relations, family problems, society, romance, immigrants, bittersweet, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, asia, india, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Expecting Amish (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: 18-year-old Hannah Yoder is ready to become an Amish adult - which means baptism into the Church and marriage to her boyfriend, Samuel. However, her friends convince her to visit Hollywood for Rumspringa where she meets Josh and the two hit it off ...
Style: serious, realistic, emotional, touching
Plot: religions or cults, forbidden love, love and romance, society, youth, couples, culture clash, adolescence vs adulthood, love affair, family problems, family relations, pregnancy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 4.6
 1K
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: experimental, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: tornado, disaster, research, storm, adventure, race against time, daring rescue, escapades, forces of nature, on the road, catastrophe, global warming ...
Time: 90s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.8
 433
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: realistic, sincere, atmospheric, serious, gloomy
Plot: diner, small town, unfulfillment, hopes, bittersweet, dull life, love and romance, society, fall in love, introspection, love affair, working class ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.1
 1K
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, bleak, realistic ...
Plot: immigrants, interracial relations, racism, fisherman, vietnam veteran, injustice, social relations, addiction, americana, culture clash, small town life, small town ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: texas, vietnam, asia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 4.9
 316
Ricochet River (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: hree teenagers looking for adventure find more than they expected in this coming-of-age drama. High school seniors Wade (Jason James Richter) and Lorna (Kate Hudson) have spent all their lives in the small logging town of Calamus Grove, a ...
Style: serious, realistic, touching, sentimental, talky
Audience: girls' night
Plot: coming of age, self discovery, teenage life, interracial relations, culture clash, love and romance, small town, on the road, society, youth, best friends, lifestyle ...
Time: 90s, 60s
Place: oregon, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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: realistic, tense, captivating, exciting, psychological ...
Plot: crimes, going straight, drug dealing, forced into action, society, family relations, social relations, store, small town, parents and children, muslim, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Mr. and Mrs. Iyer (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: India, USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A bus is setting out to Calcutta from a village in West Bengal. Meenakshi Iyer, who is from a strict orthodox Hindu background, is leaving to Chennai for her husband, with her young child, after the vacation with her parents. By chance, she gets a ...
Style: serious, captivating, atmospheric, emotional, realistic
Plot: forbidden love, opposites attract, society, love and romance, political unrest, culture clash, social differences, crimes, conservative, liberal, parents and children, rebellion ...
Time: contemporary
Place: asia, india
⇓ 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, catastrophe, disaster, heroic mission, airplane, heroes, daring rescue, save the day, race against time, escapades, adventure, air disaster ...
Time: 80s
Place: iowa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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To Love and Die (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A fun-loving 30-something (Shiri Appleby) with abandonment issues becomes convinced that her dating problems will be resolved if she can only track down the father she never knew. When she finds him (Tim Matheson), she discovers that he's an ...
Style: semi serious, captivating, suspense, exciting, tense ...
Plot: hitman, family relations, crimes, parents and children, father daughter reunion, female protagonist, murder, friendship, rivalry, escapades, female killer, long lost father ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 3.7
 415
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: serious, realistic, exciting, rough, suspenseful
Plot: bar fight, military, terrorism, heroes, escapades, adventure, heroic mission, aerial combats, graphic violence, aerial combat, air raid, pilot ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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: captivating, light, tense, exciting, serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: experiment gone awry, daring rescue, ocean, friends, animal life, escapades, adventure, dolphins, research, animal human communication, father daughter relationship, young heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: bahamas
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.0
 317
The McMasters (1970)
Genre: Action, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Set in the immediate post-Civil War era, The McMasters stars Brock Peters as a black Union soldier who finds he must figuratively fight the war all over again. Returning to his southern hometown, Peters quickly learns that nothing has really ...
Style: tense, rough, serious, realistic, suspense
Plot: interracial relations, racism, civil war veteran, life is a bitch, soldier, society, rivalry, crimes, injustice, americana, american civil war, vengeance ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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: captivating, exciting, bleak, rough, realistic ...
Plot: soldier, battles, against the odds, vengeance, heroes, confined, war, rivalry, adventure, escapades, military, surrender ...
Time: 1940s
Place: the philippines, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 5.1
 100
The Ravagers (1965)
Genre: Action, War, Drama
Country: Philippines, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Cruel captors of the war in the pacific.
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: world war two, convent, adventure, heroes, soldier, war, escapades, military, state affairs, battles, against the odds, political unrest ...
Time: 60s
Place: the philippines, asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 7.0
 24
The Scrapper (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: He was only a teen when his brother, Syd, took their parents' lives. Now Robbie Hood lives a boring, safe life where chances are far and few between. Rage builds, and Robbie's life takes three turns: A bar brawling legend, an underground ...
Style: serious, realistic, rough, tense
Plot: against the odds, rich and poor, crimes, society, teenage life, heist, vigilantism, heroes, love, brother brother relationship, gang, robin hood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.0
 3K
Trishna (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Sweden, India
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: emotional, sentimental, realistic, serious, ambiguous ending ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: tragic love, rich and poor, injustice, fall in love, couple relations, culture clash, love and romance, society, romance, unfulfillment, couples, power relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.0
 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, exciting, serious
Plot: fighting the system, against the odds, ambition, injustice, social decay, society, rebelliousness, feminism, hopes, female politician, female protagonist, election ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful
Plot: disaster, volcano, lava, skiing, chaos, evacuation, resort, chaos and mayhem, forces of nature, race against time, save the day, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 90s, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 3.9
 546
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: serious, exciting, suspenseful, captivating, realistic
Plot: treasure hunt, island, hurricane, escapades, survival, rivalry, adventure, contests and competitions, criminal heroes, dishonesty, chaos and mayhem, betrayal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.2
 203
Stryker (2004)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The film follows a 14-year-old arsonist in Winnipeg who becomes involved in a turf war between the Indian Posse and the Asian Bomb Squad (a now defunct Filipino gang). He is known only as Stryker, a slang term for a prospective gang member.
Style: realistic, serious, rough, tense, bleak
Plot: gang, juvenile delinquency, teenage life, rivalry, life is a bitch, youth, crimes, coming of age, society, urban ghetto life, nudity (full frontal - brief), urban ghetto ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%