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Treasure of the Amazon (1985)
 4.5
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Treasure of the Amazon (1985)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 97 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: atmospheric, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: jungle, treasure hunt, topless woman, diamonds, bounty hunter, adventure, amazon, adventurer, dangerous animal, gold, ex nazi, archaeologist, mother daughter relationship, escapades, animal life, rape, snake, monkey, piranha, female nudity, betrayal, murder, female warrior, oil, bee ...
Time: 80s
Place: latin america

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, exciting and realistic films with plots about danger, adventure, deadly, escapades, chases and races, heroes and crimes mostly in Adventure, Action and Thriller genres. Some movies like Treasure of the Amazon: Jungle (2017), The Emerald Forest (1985), Caribe (1987), River of Death (1989), Anaconda (1997). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.7
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Jungle (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia, UK
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A mysterious guide escorts an enthusiastic adventurer and his friend into the Amazon jungle, but their journey turns into a terrifying ordeal as the darkest elements of human nature and the deadliest threats of the wild force them to fight for ...
Style: realistic, atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: survival, jungle, amazon rainforest, adventurer, alone, rescue, river, raft, nature, israeli, hallucination, lost ...
Time: 20th century, year 1981, year 1980
Place: bolivia, south america, andes mountains
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100%
The Emerald Forest (1985)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 114 min.
Story: For ten years, engineer Bill Markham has searched tirelessly for his son Tommy who disappeared from the edge of the Brazilian rainforest. Miraculously, he finds the boy living among the reclusive Amazon tribe who adopted him. And that's when ...
Style: thought provoking, disturbing, light, visually appealing, poignant ...
Plot: jungle, amazon rainforest, tribe, nudity (full frontal - brief), coming of age, kidnapping, adoption, indians, survival, adventure, culture clash, pagan ...
Time: 80s
Place: india, brazil, south america, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Treasure of the Yankee Zephyr (1981)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Australia, New Zealand, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In a lake high in the mountains of New Zealand hunter Gibbie Gibson discovers a plane wreck from WW2. When he tells it around, a gang of crooks follows and threatens him and his daughter, because they know there are 50 million dollars in the wreck. ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: treasure hunt, race against time, escapades, obsessive quest, airplane, adventurer, survival, crimes, bounty hunter, chase, wilderness, one man army ...
Time: 80s
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 4.0
 151
Caribe (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Thriller, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Prepare to get tangled in the jungles of Belize when an arms smuggler loses her partner in a deadly shootout and finds herself on the run in the tropics of Central America. Helen is an amateur, making her money as an illegal arms trader to Central ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: jungle, smuggling, on the run, crimes, special agents, adventure, undercover, stalking, heroes, espionage, chase, rivalry ...
Time: 80s
Place: central america
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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River of Death (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: An adventurer (Hamilton) decides to go in search of the lost city in the Amazon jungle. A motley crew of other people with reasons of their own decide to join him for the wealth of the lost city. But to their horror they find out that they have bit ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic
Plot: jungle, mad scientist, adventurer, betrayal, investigation, chase, vengeance, heroic mission, daring rescue, rivalry, treasure hunt, escapades ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 60s, year 1965, year 1945
Place: south america, usa, brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 4.8
 105K
Anaconda (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Brazil, Peru
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A "National Geographic" film crew is taken hostage by an insane hunter, who takes them along on his quest to capture the world's largest - and deadliest - snake.
Style: scary, suspense, suspenseful, captivating, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: jungle, snake, dangerous animal, adventure, boat, survival, monster, animal attack, giant snake, amazon river, river, strong violent content ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: latin america, ecuador, brazil, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Vivero Letter (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A man in Central America finds his brother's murdered body. It turns out that his brother has been murdered because he knows the whereabouts of a lost city in the jungle. The man teams up with a search expedition and goes off to hunt for these ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough
Plot: jungle, lost city, treasure, expedition, murder, graphic violence, adventurer, dishonesty, chase, adventure, crimes, ancient mystery ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Night of the Sharks (1988)
Genre: Action
Country: Italy, Spain, Mexico
Duration: 87 min.
Story: David must fight for his life against the gangsters who killed his brother for a CD filled with proof of their illegal activities. When David gets possession of the CD they go down to Mexico where David lives as a shark hunter. Who will get David ...
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, rough, suspenseful
Plot: shark, strong sexual content, sea monster, animal attack, killer animal, killer shark, ocean, corporate crime, graphic violence, criminal heroes, escapades, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 5.5
 759
Roar (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 123 min.
Story: After his photojournalist brother gets killed by a white tigress in the jungles of the Sundarbans, Pandit and his team of commandos enter the prohibited core area of the forest to avenge his death.
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic
Plot: escapades, adventure, survival, jungle, dangerous animal, track down, heroes, animal life, brother, bollywood, danger, chases and races ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 4.3
 171
Deadly Intent (1988)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: An archaeologist smuggles a valuable ancient jewel into the US. He is soon murdered by people looking for the jewel, but he had hidden it. The killers, believe that his widow knows where the artifact is hidden, go after her.
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough
Plot: woman in danger, jungle, treasure hunt, escapades, adventure, crimes, graphic violence, female protagonist, drowning, murder, car chase, grave ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Anacondas: The Hunt for the Blood Orchid (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The blood orchid - A rare flower that holds the secret of eternal life and a fortune to the pharmaceutical company that finds it. Led by a two-fisted soldier of fortune, a scientific expedition is sent deep into the jungles of Borneo to locate and ...
Style: scary, suspense, intense, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: jungle, snake, survival, adventure, dangerous animal, animal attack, treasure hunt, monster, death, stranded, expedition, research ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: borneo, new york, usa, indonesia
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Survival Quest (1988)
Genre: Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A bunch of city slickers from different backgrounds go into the wild mountains to be one with nature, but basically to have a good time. However, a paramilitary group has chosen the same time to go camping. When one of the soldiers thinks their boss ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, wilderness, adventure, murder, rivalry, hostage, mountain, treasure hunt, manhunt, rock climbing, killer, survivalist ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, usa, montana
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 4.1
 281
Hotel Colonial (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Mexico, Italy, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Marco Veniera goes to Bogota, Columbia to find his brother, Luca who supposedly committed suicide. In his search, he meets fiery and exotic Irene Costa, who leads him into the depths of the Amazon jungle. But it's every man for himself. And ...
Style: rough, realistic, serious, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: erotica, jungle, crimes, mistaken identity, mystery, adventure, uncover truth, terrorism, dishonesty, drug dealing, drug dealer, jail ...
Time: 80s
Place: colombia, latin america, venice, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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: exciting, realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful
Plot: shark, machismo, shark attack, sunken treasure, killer shark, treasure hunt, battles, ship, cons and scams, down on your luck, heroes, adventure ...
Time: 70s
Place: latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Guyana: Cult of the Damned (1979)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: Mexico, Panama, Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: This horrific dramatization of the Guyana tragedy traces the steps of Reverend Jim Jones, a highly charismatic, but profoundly paranoid clergyman, who after years of evangelism and good deeds, begins his own church in the mid-western United States. ...
Style: thought provoking, realistic, serious, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Plot: religion, brainwashing, religious fanaticism, cult, murder, historical figure, psychopath, social relations, religions or cults, mate swapping, society, clergy ...
Time: 70s
Place: latin america, caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 4.8
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Luck (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 141 min.
Story: Born lucky, Karim Moussa takes to exploiting it instead of focusing on studies. Now a wealthy gambler, he decides to recruit about a dozen lucky people to participate in a deadly game of survival.
Style: exciting, serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: gambling, adventure, rivalry, crimes, prodigy, dishonesty, obsession, bet, desert, survival, small community, chance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
2010: Moby Dick (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: That infamous whale is bigger, badder and a whole lot stronger in this sci-fi reimagining of Herman Melville’s classic tale of the battle between man, sea and sea creature starring “Xena” alum Rene O’Connor as the (traditionally male) ...
Style: serious, exciting, rough, suspenseful, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, prehistoric animal, obsession, heroes, obsessive quest, losing-it hero, rivalry, dangerous animal, escapades, deadly creature, ocean, ship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2010
Place: san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 3.3
 618
Hour of Valor (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A Presidential candidate running against the Vice-President plans a trip to the Balkans to negotiate the release of American servicemen being held hostage. Before he leaves, he receives a disk documenting evidence that the Vice-President has been ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, hijacking, one man army, state affairs, political conspiracy, secret agents, confined, undercover, save the day, adventure, race against time, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary
Place: france, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 2.7
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Shark Zone (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Bulgaria
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A man must hunt down ferocious sharks that are threatening a small beach community.
Style: realistic, serious, scary, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: shark, animal attack, killer shark, shark attack, crimes, treasure hunt, dangerous animal, heroes, escapades, ship, beach, father son relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.0
 534
Code Red (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A psychologically disturbed solider is forced to come out of retirement to find his brother who has disappeared in the jungle but nothing can prepare him for the alien nightmare he is plunged into.
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, rough
Plot: alien encounter, soldier, rescue, adventure, missing person, escapades, military, government coverup, secret base, jungle, snake, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Mandrake (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An expedition led by adventurer Darren McCall and funded by the wealthy Harry Vargas braves the impenetrable jungle to retrieve a fabled bejeweled dagger from an ancient burial ground. But pulling the dagger from its rightful resting place awakens ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, tense, captivating ...
Plot: jungle, curse, chaos, survival, adventurer, escapades, adventure, dangerous animal, rivalry, ritual, murder, violence ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Crocodile 2: Death Swamp (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After a bank robbery, four criminals escape to Mexico, but a storm causes an accident which takes down the plane where several die in the crash. The criminals take it into their own hands to continue when one survivor is attacked and eaten by a ...
Style: serious, scary, rough, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crocodile, swamp, adventure, survival, wilderness, criminal heroes, confined, daring rescue, monster, creature feature, stolen money, animal attack ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Fire on the Amazon (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When a well-known environmental researcher is murdered in the Amazon jungle, an arrogant photojournalist joins forces with a beautiful young activist to find out who is responsible. Along they way, they fall in love as they discover the men ...
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, colourful, suspenseful
Plot: amazon, jungle, deforestation, murder, assassination, murderer, fighting the system, love, protest, environmentalism, adventure, investigation ...
Time: 90s
Place: bolivia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Anacondas: Trail of Blood (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A genetically created Anaconda, cut in half, regenerates itself into two aggressive giant snakes, due to the Blood Orchid.
Style: scary, suspenseful, captivating, surprise ending, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: giant snake, snake, betrayal, monster, amazon river, escapades, obsessive quest, adventure, survival, jungle, creature, hunting ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: latin america, romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.3
 1K
Down Twisted (1987)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Maxine (Cary Lowell) is a waitress with big dreams who inadvertently gets mixed up with a gang of smugglers who are trying to get their hands on a stolen artefact called 'The Crucible Of San Lucas'.
Style: exciting, semi serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: killer, disorder, on the run, dishonesty, crimes, betrayal, criminal heroes, adventure, kidnapping, mistaken identity, woman in danger, heist ...
Time: 80s
Place: central america
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Dinosaur Project (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Found footage of an expedition into the Congo jungle where a team of explorers stumbles upon a colony of Dinosaurs.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: dinosaur, cryptozoology, deadly creature, jungle, adventurer, scientist, survival, adventure, dangerous animal, discovery, escapades, found footage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: congo, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 4.6
 1K
Shark (1969)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: Mexico, USA
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: suspense, realistic, serious, exciting, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: shark, shark attack, gold, diving, american abroad, treasure, fish, killer animal, killer fish, rivalry, sea, adventurer ...
Time: 60s
Place: middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Crash Point Zero (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When a plane carrying a legendary and recently found death ray machine from Siberia to Canada is hijacked and crashes in the remote mountains of Alaska, only a fearless government agent (Treat Williams) will risk his life to save the world. A modern ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: airplane, terrorism, confined, save the day, adventure, survival, undercover, race against time, heroes, daring rescue, tough heroes, aviation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: alaska, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.1
 4K
Escape (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: Norway
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Ten years after the Black Death devastated the country, a poor family sets out on a journey to search for better living conditions. In a deserted mountain pass, they are attacked by a gang of ruthless killer thieves. The only one spared is 19 year ...
Style: exciting, suspense, realistic, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, manhunt, escape, wilderness, bandit, captive, revenge, on the run, adventure, woman in danger, chase, escapades ...
Time: middle ages, 14th century
Place: norway, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.1
 40
Blackhats (2015)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: "blackhats" is about a reformed, hot-tempered bounty hunter, whom, finds his new harmonious life as a Fugitive Recovery Agent threatened, when he must track down a group of cyber hackers before they are assassinated by a rival bounty ...
Style: serious, tense, exciting, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bounty hunter, going straight, rivalry, crimes, track down, assassination attempt, chase, starting over, uninhibited rivalry, hacker, bail bondsman, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%