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Daughter of the Sun God (1962)
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Daughter of the Sun God (1962)
Genre: Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: This adventure chronicles the exploits of an author/explorer on a trip to Peru to hunt for the missing uncle of his pretty young companion. Her archaeologist uncle disappeared while searching for a lost Incan city that he found upon an ancient map. Together the writer and the girl launch an expedition to search for this legendary city. They are guided by another Yankee archaeologist. It is he who swiped the map from the woman's uncle. With their help, he hopes to find the city so he and his gang of thieves can loot it. Along the way they encounter many dangers including, snakes, crocodiles, jaguars, and quicksand. The writer and the niece get their first and warn the Incas living their. The Indians neatly dispatch the evil archaeologist and his band.
Style: serious
Plot: jungle, adventure, crimes, mountain, gang, treasure hunt, heroes, inventions and discoveries, adventurer, danger, escapades, rivalry, bandit, crocodile, snake, expedition, giant animal, doctor
Time: 60s
Place: south america, latin america, peru

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Most similar movies to Daughter of the Sun God

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, exciting, suspenseful and realistic films with plots about adventure, escapades, danger, heroes, adventurer, rivalry and treasure hunt mostly in Adventure, Action and Drama genres. Some movies like Daughter of the Sun God: Gold of the Amazon Women (1979), In Gold We Trust (2010), Where the River Runs Black (1986), Treasure Guards (2011), Treasure Island (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Gold of the Amazon Women (1979)
Genre: Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An adventurer searches for the fabled Golden Cities of El Dorado and allies himself with a tribe of Amazon women against a murderous villain who is also after the treasure.
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, realistic, sexy, exciting ...
Plot: treasure, escapades, inventions and discoveries, disorder, jungle, imaginary kingdom, fish out of water, desert, treasure hunt, island, danger, chases and races ...
Time: 70s
Place: latin america, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
In Gold We Trust (2010)
Genre: Adventure
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A group of adventurers make off with 600 kilograms of gold in Guyana, but when their helicopter crashes in the jungle, gold fever takes over.
Style: exciting, twists and turns, psychological, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, adventurer, adventure, heist, jungle, chases and races, crime gone awry, escapades, survival, gang, human nature, nothing goes right ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
Where the River Runs Black (1986)
Genre: Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An orphaned boy who was raised in the Amazon jungle is brought back to civilization by a priest who knows his father.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: jungle, dolphins, feral child, priest, murder, adoption, culture clash, americana, clergy, society, coming of age, legends and myths ...
Time: 80s
Place: brazil, south america, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
Treasure Guards (2011)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: On a dig in the remote Jordanian desert, maverick archaeologist Victoria Carter (Anna Friel) discovers an ancient scroll buried in the ruins of an old temple. It is encrypted with the location of the long lost Seal of Solomon, which, according to ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, captivating
Plot: desert, adventurer, adventure, treasure hunt, heroes, rivalry, danger, escapades, legends and myths, chases and races, archaeologist, archeological dig ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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Slade Collins and the Tree of Life (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Story: Slade Collins and The Tree Of Life is an adventure film that explores ancient Iroquois folklore. The story follows a relic hunter named Slade Collins who is employed by a museum caretaker to find Dr. Winters, a renowned anthropologist who has gone ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, captivating, tense
Plot: heroes, treasure hunt, adventure, tough heroes, escapades, rivalry, danger, missing person, track down, parents and children, chases and races, adventurer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Treasure Island (2007)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Germany
Duration: 186 min.
Story: A terrible storm is raging the night it all begins - with a knock on the door. 17-year-old Jim Hawkins helps his widowed mother run their little tavern on the coast of 19th century England. When the door is opened they are startled by a sight that ...
Style: serious, exciting, captivating, intense, talky
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: pirate, treasure map, ship, treasure hunt, adventurer, young heroes, daring rescue, heroes, obsessive quest, rebelliousness, youth, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
The Letter for the King (2008)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Young Tiuri has to pass the final test before before being knighted by king Dagonaut. He has to pass a night in the chapel, what is suddenly disturbed by a strangers request of help. With his decision to help the stranger, Tiuri abandons his given ...
Style: entertaining, sincere, feel good, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: adventure, heroic mission, knight, obsessive quest, escapades, heroes, danger, rivalry, friendship, youth, family, fight ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
The Incredible Adventures of Marco Polo (1998)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Ukraine, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In this globe-trotting adventure, Marco Polo (Don Diamont) plays the famous 13th Century explorer who sets out from Italy to find his missing father, and along the way finds danger, excitement, and amazing discoveries at every turn. The supporting ...
Style: epic, sentimental, serious, captivating, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: danger, rivalry, state affairs, escapades, good versus evil, heroes, adventurer, obsessive quest, romance, master warrior, world spanning, adventure ...
Time: 13th century, middle ages
Place: asia, venice
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Knives of the Avenger (1966)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A mysterious knife-throwing viking warrior protects a young peasant woman and her young son from the clutches of a evil regent bent on claiming the title of king and the woman for himself.
Style: serious, exciting, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: viking, beach, knife throwing, vikings, heroes, escapades, rescue, rivalry, danger, crimes, betrayal, adventurer ...
Time: 60s, 8th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
River of Death (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA, UK, South Africa, Israel
Duration: 107 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, adventurer, betrayal, mad scientist, chase, investigation, vengeance, heroic mission, daring rescue, treasure hunt, heroes, rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, year 1965, 1940s, 60s, 1960s ...
Place: south america, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Mountains of the Moon (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: India
Duration: 148 min.
Story: Chander Pahar follows Shankar Choudhury, a 20 year-old that takes a job working for the Uganda Railway, and winds up quitting his job in search of diamonds and the Kenya's Mountain of the Moon. Based on the popular Bengali adventure novel of ...
Style: serious, exciting, tense, disturbing, entertaining
Plot: expedition, adventurer, volcano, adventure, treasure hunt, against the odds, hopes, ambition, escapades, danger, follow your dream, friendship ...
Time: 20th century, 1900s
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Last Flight Out (2004)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Hot-shot pilot Dan Hogan is sent deep into the Colombian jungle to rescue missionary doctor Ann Williams. Caught between innocent villagers and a ruthless drug lord, Ann won't abandon the people she has come to love.
Style: uplifting, serious, emotional, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: village, jungle, human spirit, daring rescue, adventure, redemption, hopes, race against time, danger, society, escapades, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: colombia, latin america, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Call of the Wild (1992)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A young boy heads off to the Yukon after hearing tales about the Gold Rush, and he forms an unwavering friendship with a heroic Alsatian dog called Buck.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: wilderness, dog, danger, rivalry, family, contests and competitions, heroes, pets, adventure, daring rescue, escapades, adventurer ...
Time: 90s, 19th century
Place: alaska, london, canada, england, yukon
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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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, rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, wilderness, mountain, adventure, murder, rivalry, danger, deadly, hostage, hostages, treasure hunt, crimes ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, usa, montana
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
The Vivero Letter (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 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: rough, suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious
Plot: jungle, lost city, murder, betrayal, dishonesty, escapades, adventure, chases and races, chase, graphic violence, adventurer, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
The King's Guard (2000)
Genre: Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A princess falls in love with her father's swordsman.
Style: semi serious, captivating, exciting, light, feel good
Audience: boys' night
Plot: princess, adventurer, danger, rivalry, royal family, wooing, state affairs, escapades, betrayal, love interest, good versus evil, heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
The Celestine Prophecy (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Based on James Redfield's worldwide best-selling novel, The Celestine Prophecy is a spiritual adventure film chronicling the discovery of ancient scrolls in the rainforests of Peru. The prophecy and its nine key insights predict a worldwide ...
Style: exciting, tense, serious
Plot: prophecy, jungle, obsessive quest, heroic mission, society, heroes, danger, escapades, supernatural, clergy, search, hopes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: peru, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Mara of the Wilderness (1965)
Genre: Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An altruistic park ranger stumbles upon a beautiful but feral young girl who spent most of her life being raised by a pack of white wolves. But his plans to tame her wild ways are cut short when an enterprising trapper hears about her story and sets ...
Style: serious
Plot: wilderness, feral child, escapades, danger, adventure, orphan, in the woods, animal life, park ranger, raccoon, cabin, bear ...
Time: 60s
Place: alaska
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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The Lost World (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA, Germany
Duration: 150 min.
Story: This Lost World is a splendid BBC TV dramatisation of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's famous adventure story. Bob Hoskins makes an unusually genial Professor Challenger, far less of a bully than Doyle's character, but his slightly stereotyped ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, captivating, exciting, psychotronic
Audience: family outing
Plot: jungle, dinosaur, adventure, rivalry, dangerous animal, heroic mission, escapades, danger, love triangle, heroes, uninhibited rivalry, scientist ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century, 1910s
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
My Side of the Mountain (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Film adaption of the novel by Jean Craighead George. A family movie made by Paramount Studios, the story revolves around thirteen-year old Sam Gribley (Teddy Eccles), a devotee of Thoreau, as many were back in the in 1960's. Sam decides to ...
Style: touching, feel good, serious, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: mountain, survival, wilderness, youth, adventurer, escapades, family, danger, young heroes, adventure, self discovery, human spirit ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
MacGyver: Lost Treasure of Atlantis (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Hunting artifacts attributed to Zenon (an ancient scientist from Atlantis), MacGyver and his old professor end up searching for the lost city.
Style: suspenseful, stylized, serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: hidden treasure, volcano, archaeology, master villain, chases and races, race against time, treasure hunt, heroic mission, adventure, danger, escapades, righting the wronged ...
Time: 90s
Place: balkan
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
The Royal Hunt of the Sun (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: The Spanish explorer Pizarro captures the Inca god-chief Atahualpa and promises to free him upon the delivery of a hoard of gold. But Pizarro finds himself torn between his desire for conquest and his sense of honor after friendship and respect ...
Style: tense, realistic, serious
Plot: gold, conquistador, adventure, leadership, dishonesty, rivalry, heroes, political unrest, treasure hunt, obsessive quest, state affairs, escapades ...
Time: 16th century
Place: peru, europe, latin america, spain, south america ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: treasure hunt, race against time, escapades, obsessive quest, survival, airplane, chase, crimes, bounty hunter, danger, adventurer, mountain ...
Time: 80s
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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The Jackals (1967)
Genre: Adventure, Western
Country: South Africa
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Bandits target a gold miner and his granddaughter in 19th century South Africa. Robert Gunnar is the bandit with a heart of gold, who is after Price's cache of gold, but falls in love with Diana Ivarson, who has hair of gold (bleach).
Style: exciting, semi serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: wilderness, terrorism, heist, gang, crimes, adventure, danger, heroes, escapades, gangsters, adventurer, dining hall ...
Time: 60s
Place: africa, south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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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: chaos, survival, adventurer, jungle, danger, escapades, dangerous animal, rivalry, adventure, curse, ritual, murder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, exciting
Plot: shark, treasure hunt, adventure, adventurer, dangerous animal, pirate, heroes, chases and races, danger, escapades, deadly, down on your luck ...
Time: 70s
Place: latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Latin Dragon (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In the grand tradition of the lone hero who mysteriously appears in a town desperate for help (think "Shane, "Billy Jack", "James Bond" and "Chinese Connection"), having survived a war and now serving the ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, tense
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, vengeance, gang, danger, gangsters, vigilantism, escapades, crimes, murder, brutality, violence, master villain ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 4.1
 315
Warrior Angels (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA, Ireland, Lithuania
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In 1190, the knight Elizabeth leaves her young son Peter in England, battles, and is wounded in the Third Holy Crusade. She must return to her village, where she is informed by the local priest that Peter was abducted by the wicked tyrant Grekkor ...
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, disturbing
Audience: boys' night
Plot: adventure, rivalry, rescue, heroes, vengeance, daring rescue, danger, escapades, battles, master warrior, courage, medieval ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Sheena (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Sheena is an American action-adventure/fantasy television series which was produced for first-run syndication from 2000 to 2002. Based upon the comic book character Sheena, Queen of the Jungle, which previously spawned a popular 1950s TV series of ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, sexy, wild
Plot: jungle, adventure, animal life, escapades, rivalry, danger, feral child, female warrior, strong female presence, heroes, orphan, strong female lead ...
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Valley of Death (1968)
Genre: Western, Adventure
Country: West Germany, Italy, Yugoslavia
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Mabel Kingsley arrives at a western town to clear her missing father of the charge that he stole a shipment of government gold. A frontiersman known as "Shatterhand" agrees to guide her in a search for the gold and for major Kingsley. They ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: gang, native american, gold, lieutenant, crimes, life is a bitch, adventure, dishonesty, danger, heroes, rivalry, chases and races ...
Time: 19th century
Place: latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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