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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, thanksgiving, opposites attract, escapades, culture clash, americana, unfulfillment, 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, escapades, danger, heroes, adventure, parents and children and rivalry mostly in Drama, Action and Romance genres. Some movies like Pocahontas: The Legend: War Party (1988), Rapa Nui (1994), Dead Men Can't Dance (1997), A Rebel for Love (1990), The Off Hours (2011). 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: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, exciting
Plot: graphic violence, battles, injustice, crimes, opposites attract, life is a bitch, rivalry, deadly, society, heroes, strong violent content, mountain ...
Time: 80s
Place: montana, usa
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95%
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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, rivalry, love triangle, love and romance, love affair, family feud, state affairs, adventurer, isolation, parents and children, map, catastrophe ...
Time: 18th century, 17th century
Place: chile, latin america, polynesia
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
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: exciting, realistic, rough, suspenseful, serious
Plot: heroes, danger, adventure, military, chases and races, daring rescue, escapades, undercover, graphic violence, heroic mission, mission, fight ...
Time: 90s
Place: asia, korea, north korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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, romance, love affair, society, love and romance, parents and children, against the odds, fall in love, unlikely couple, true love, prank, love ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 5.9
 388
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: sincere, atmospheric, realistic, serious, gloomy
Plot: diner, small town, hopes, unfulfillment, love and romance, society, working class, love affair, fall in love, bittersweet, dull life, introspection ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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69%
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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, rough, exciting, realistic ...
Plot: native american, prison life, revenge, murder, mental institution, rescue, dishonesty, good versus evil, contests and competitions, crimes, chase, female protagonist ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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, hopes, romance, world war two, soldier, society, destiny, family relations, love affair, arranged marriage, life is a bitch ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s
Place: usa, colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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, adventure, orphan, escapades, danger, family, parents and children, survival, friendship, plague, family life ...
Time: 18th century
Place: new england, massachusetts, maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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 5.1
 297
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: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious, exciting
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, ambition, athlete's life, rivalry, love affair, romance, contests and competitions, heroes, love and romance, adventure, hopes, tragic love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: hong kong, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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: atmospheric, emotional, serious, captivating, realistic
Plot: forbidden love, society, opposites attract, love and romance, social differences, political unrest, culture clash, parents and children, liberal, conservative, crimes, rebellion ...
Time: contemporary
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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 255
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, sentimental ...
Plot: heroes, police investigation, save the day, rescue, rebelliousness, parents and children, evacuation, family relations, race against time, escapades, danger, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Greencard Warriors (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The tragic struggle of an undocumented Latino family in Los Angeles after they have sent their eldest son to war.
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, tense, exciting ...
Plot: gang, coming of age, society, teenage life, urban ghetto life, parents and children, family relations, life is a bitch, immigrants, crimes, love and romance, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 5.6
 278
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: clever, touching, sincere, talky, serious ...
Plot: siblings relations, culture clash, parents and children, interracial relations, introspection, bittersweet, society, immigrants, romance, family problems, family relations, wedding ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york, india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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, touching, emotional
Plot: religions or cults, forbidden love, love affair, culture clash, adolescence vs adulthood, youth, society, love and romance, couples, pregnancy, family relations, family problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 4.7
 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: serious, realistic, experimental, suspenseful, disaster movie
Audience: boys' night
Plot: tornado, disaster film, research, catastrophe, storm, escapades, daring rescue, race against time, danger, adventure, forces of nature, on the road ...
Time: 90s
Place: texas, usa
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53%
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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: disturbing, sincere, bleak, serious, realistic ...
Plot: immigrants, interracial relations, racism, shrimp, fisherman, life is a bitch, rebellion, misfit, injustice, social relations, americana, working class ...
Time: 80s, 70s
Place: texas, vietnam, usa, asia
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52%
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rescue, race against time, daring rescue, adventure, danger, escapades, save the day, heroes, landing, airplane, heroic mission, catastrophe ...
Time: 80s
Place: iowa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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, captivating, tense, exciting, psychological ...
Plot: crimes, forced into action, going straight, drug dealing, small town, store, family relations, social relations, parents and children, profanity, society, muslim ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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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, touching, realistic, serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: amish, family relations, self discovery, hopes, adoption, society, family, redemption, reunion, religions or cults, parents and children, strong female presence
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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50%
 4.8
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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: realistic, serious, sentimental, touching, talky
Audience: girls' night
Plot: coming of age, culture clash, self discovery, interracial relations, teenage life, love and romance, society, best friends, social misfits, on the road, small town, youth ...
Time: 90s, 60s, 1960s
Place: oregon, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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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: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, exciting
Plot: terrorism, military, bar fight, escapades, aerial combats, profanity, graphic violence, heroic mission, heroes, danger, deadly, adventure ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.0
 261
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: rough, realistic, serious, tense, suspense
Plot: interracial relations, racism, civil war veteran, americana, american civil war, vengeance, vigilantism, life is a bitch, injustice, society, soldier, rivalry ...
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46%
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, tense, exciting ...
Plot: hitman, crimes, family relations, danger, parents and children, father daughter reunion, female protagonist, murder, rivalry, friendship, escapades, female killer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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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, contemplative, light, tense, serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: experiment gone awry, daring rescue, ocean, animal life, friends, ocean or sea, escapades, adventure, danger, dolphins, research, animal human communication ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: bahamas
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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, realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough
Plot: disaster film, volcano, catastrophe, adventure, save the day, chases and races, danger, race against time, mountain, heroes, escapades, chaos ...
Time: 21st century, 90s, contemporary, 20th century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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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, exciting, realistic
Plot: against the odds, fighting the system, society, injustice, rebelliousness, ambition, social decay, feminism, hopes, female politician, election, female protagonist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.8
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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: realistic, serious, rough, tense
Plot: against the odds, rich and poor, society, crimes, teenage life, heist, vigilantism, heroes, gang, brother brother relationship, love, robin hood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.0
 76
The Ravagers (1965)
Genre: Action, War, Drama
Country: Philippines, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Cruel captors of the war in the pacific.
Style: suspenseful, bleak, exciting, realistic, serious ...
Plot: convent, world war two, heroes, military, adventure, against the odds, political unrest, escapades, war, soldier, danger, state affairs ...
Time: 60s
Place: the philippines, japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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, captivating, exciting, realistic ...
Plot: soldier, world war two, battles, escapades, danger, heroes, military, confined, rivalry, adventure, war, surrender ...
Time: 1940s, 40s
Place: the philippines, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 3.8
 476
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, hurricane, island, escapades, rivalry, survival, contests and competitions, danger, adventure, dishonesty, criminal heroes, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%